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[LUCY E. IRVINE] (ATTRIB.)
The Swains of Scratching River
NP [Manitoba], Published by the author, ND (c. 1971). 1st edition. Wraps. pp. 49.Small 8vo,,Stapled card covers lightly rubbed & soiled, else g/vg condition. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Authorship attributed to inscription in ink on title page: 'By Lucy E. Irvine'. Ink signature and date (1971) at top of page.
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Book number: 9900036997
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21 | £UK 18.25 | JP¥ 2721]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Genealogy;;;;;;;;

 
ATWOOD, MARGARET; EARL G. INGERSOLL (ED.)
Margaret Atwood: Conversations
Willowdale, Ontario, Firefly, 1990. Paperback. 8vo. Light shelfwear; very good. .
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Book number: 057245
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.5 | JP¥ 1088]

 
AUBREY, JOHN
Brief Lives
London, The Folio Society, 1975. 1st thus. Hardcover. pp. 324,8vo,Near fine in worn slipcase, split at top & bottom, good. Ill.: B&w illust.
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Book number: 9900004367
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21 | £UK 18.25 | JP¥ 2721]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Contemporary;Literature;;;;;;;

 
JEAN-AUBRY, G.
Joseph Conrad Life and Letters
Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page & Co. 1927. 1st edition. Hardcover.Royal 8vo,,Complete two volume set, in original blue cloth and slipcase,Pagination: vol. I, pp. viii, 339; vol. II, pp. v, 376. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Spines on both volumes a bit darkened; else each lean, tight and in vg condition in sl. split, mod. worn, else good slipcase.
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Book number: 9900037477
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.75 | £UK 32.75 | JP¥ 4898]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Writers;Authors;;;;;;;

 
AUBRY, OCTAVIO; ARTHUR LIVINGSTONE (TRANS.)
Napoleon: Soldier and Emperor
Philadelphia & New York, J.B. Lippincott Company, 1938. Hardcover. pp. 453. 8vo. Bound in bright red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Black and white photographis reproductions and illustrations. Light rubbing, edgewear; contents clean and unmarked with tight, sound binding. Overall, very good. .
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Book number: 051136
USD 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1360]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: military history;

 
QUINN, DAVID B. AND NEIL M. CHESHIRE, EDITED AND TRANSLATED BY
The New Found Land of Stephen Parmenius the Life and Writings of a Hungarian Poet, Drowned on a Voyage from Newfoundland, 1583
Toronto, Canada, University of Toronto Press, 1972. Hardcover. 8vo, pp. 250. Faint spotting to top page edge; very good in lightly edgeworn, vg dust jacket with sticker residue to front. black & white illustrations.
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Book number: 013783
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 | £UK 6 | JP¥ 871]
Keywords: Hungarian scholar, Hungary, Hungarian poet, Poetry, Poems, Stephen Parmenius, Expeditions, Travel, Shipwreck

 
BABLET, DENIS / TRANSLATED BY DAPHNE WOODWARD
Edward Gordon Craig
London, Heinemann, 1966. Hardcover. pp. ix, 207.8vo,,Very good cond. in edge-worn, sl. scuffed, else g/vg dust jacket. Ill.: black-&-white illustrations. This is the first English language dition, translated from the original French edition of 1962.
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Book number: 9900036881
USD 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1360]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Theater;Stage design;Set design;Stagecraft;;;;;

 
BAILEY, PAUL (ED.)
The Stately Homo A Celebration of the Life of Quentin Crisp
London, Bantam Press, 2000. Hardcover. pp. 251. 8vo. Bound in blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Black and white and colour photographs. Light shelfwear, marker slash to bottom edge; very good in very good dustjacket. Contributors include: Andrew Barrow, Clive Fisher, Ronald Harwood, Simon Hattenstone, Philip Hensher, John Hurt, James Kirkup, Adam Mars-Jones, George Melly, Patrick O'Connor, Harold Pinter, Sally Potter, Paul Robinson, Anne Valery, Elizabeth Wyndham.
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Book number: 054856
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1197]
Catalogue: Biography

 
BAIR, DEIRDRE
Simone de Beauvoir A Biography
New York, Summit Books, 1990. Hardcover. 8vo. Black and white photographs. Light shelfwear, top corner of ffep excised; very good in very good, edgeworn dustjacket. .
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Book number: 058367
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BAIRD, MAJOR KENNETH G. (HARVELYN BAIRD MCINNIS, ED.)
Letters to Harvelyn from Japanese Pow Camps: A Canadian Soldier's Letters to His Young Daughter During World War II
Toronto, HarperCollins, 2002. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. xxxiv, 282,Oblong 8vo,,Near fine condition in lightly rubbed, else vg dust jacket,'Age & Opportunity' stamps on front endpapers and p. ix. Small, fairly faint (coffee?) stain to bottom of rear endpapers, and to pp. 140 to 146; else contents clean and tight, and the book is in very good condition, in a vg/nf dust jacket. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Inscribed on title page: 'To Pat with love, Harvelyn'. ISBN 0002000962.
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Book number: 9900032502
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11 | JP¥ 1633]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Prison of war;Japan;World War Two;Hong Kong;Canadian army;Military history;;;

 
BAKER, GEORGE PIERCE (ED.)
Charles Dickens and Maria Beadnell Private Correspondence
Boston, MA, The Bibiophile Society, 1905. Hardcover. pp. xxx, 152.Royal 8vo,,Bound in original faux half vellum & encased in double slipcases,Engraved title page designed and engraved by J. S. King, with his signature in pencil to lower right of plate mark. The book is in extraordinarily nice condition - almost as new - no visible flaws. The inner slipcase shows wear and a former owner has taped the top edge which is beginning to crack. The outer slipcase also shows wear, but is in better condition. Ill.: b&w, colour illustrations. This edition was limited to 493 copies, printed only for members of the Society.
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Book number: 9900037478
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 83.75 | £UK 72.75 | JP¥ 10883]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: BritLit;Authors;Writers;;;;;;

 
BAKER, MICHAEL
Our Three Selves A Life of Radclyffe Hall
London, Hamish Hamilton, 1985. Hardcover. 8vo. Black and white photographs. Light edgewear; very good in good+, sunned dustjacket. .
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Book number: 058368
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 | £UK 8.75 | JP¥ 1306]

 
BALLARD, J. G.
The Kindness of Women
New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1991. First American edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in very good dustjacket. .
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Book number: 056143
USD 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1360]
Keywords: Empire of the Sun;

 
BALLARD, J. G.
Miracles of Life: Shanghai to Shepperton An Autobiography
London, Harper Perennial, 2008. Paperback. 8vo. Light shelfwear; very good. .
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Book number: 037085
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.75 | £UK 6.75 | JP¥ 980]

 
BARLOW, FRANK
Thomas Beckett
London, The Folio Society, 2002. Hardcover. pp. xiii, 366.Royal 8vo,,Near fine condition in slightly scuffed, else very good slipcase. Ill.: maps and color, b&w illusts. This is the first Folio Society edition.
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Book number: 9900035356
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 | £UK 14.75 | JP¥ 2177]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Folio Society;History;Religion;;;;;;

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