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Traces of Magma: An Annotated Bibliogaphy of Left Literature

By: KNIGHT, Rolf

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Draegerman: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17096

ISBN: 0-86491-034-7

Condition: About VG

An annotated bibliography of left wing novels about the lives of working people during the 20th century. ix, 360pp. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. A little creasing at foot of front wrap including a corner crease. We ship from both Canada and the United States with very competitive rates. Weight, 530g. View more info

Personal 'Ex Libris ', or Bookplate, for Josef Portman; 'Sin Sole Sileo'


Price: $9.00

Publisher: Czechoslovakia, Josef Portman13cm By 18cm:

Edition: Edition Unknown

Seller ID: 054697

Condition: As New

Bookplate designed by KPK for, and printed by, Josef Portman [1893-1968], printer, bibliophile and collector from the Czech Republic. 'Sine Sole Sileo' - Without the Sun I Reamain Silent'. Black ink design on cream paper. never mounted. Mildly erortic design. Image available. Ships within North America, well protected, for $2.50-$3.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

Native Canadian Anthropology and History: A Selected Bibliography

By: KRECH III, Shepard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, University of Winnipeg: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17208

Condition: Fine

Bibliography of Native Canadian anthropology and history by a professor from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. 214pp. Bright, fresh copy, virtually 'as new'. Weight, 520g. View more info

Native Canadian Anthropology and History : a Selected Bibliography

By: KRECH III, Shepard

Price: $13.95

Publisher: MB, Canada, University of Winnipeg: 1986

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 11780

Condition: Near Fine

Published by the Rupert's Land Research Centre, University of Winnipeg. Krech was a professor of Anthropology at George Mason University in Fairfax Virginia. [vi], 214pp. Includes index. Foreword by Jennifer S.H. Brown, General Editor. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine wear of creasing. Weight, 516g. View more info

Bibliographie Zur Transformations-Grammatik

By: KRENN, Herwig and MULLNER, Klaus

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Heidelberg, Carl Winter/Universitatsverlag: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11498

Condition: Good VG

Bibliography containing 2559 entries. German language text listing items in numerous languages. 262pp. Previous owner's name on half title page. Top, front corner a little bumped. Otherwise clean and bright with a sound binding. View more info

A New History of Stereotyping

By: KUBLER, George A.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Author Published: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14081

Condition: About VG

History of Stereotyping. 362pp, illustrated. Interor is very bright and clean. Unmarked. Binding is very sound. Wear to edges of spine. Boards clean and without wear. Useful copy. Weight, 770g. View more info

Street Corner: A Study to Mark the Thirtieth Anniversary of the Founding of the Caxton Press

By: LAMB, R. C.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Christchurch, NZ, Caxton Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32532

Condition: Near Fine

30th anniversary history of a Press in Christchurch, New Zealand. 56pp, illustrated. Generally very bright and clean. One tiny, light stain [1x1cm], to top of fore-edge is noted. Tight binding. No wear or soiling to red cloth. Clipped dustjacket shows only minor top edge wear. Weight, 310g. View more info

Bibliography of Historical Works Issued in the United Kingdom 1946-1956

By: LANCASTER, Joan C. - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Dawsons of Pall Mall: 1964

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 10883

Condition: Good VG

Compiled for the Sixth Anglo-American Conference of Historians. Lists 7382 items.388pp. Generally clean copy. Sound binding. faded spine. Red crayon mark on fore-edge. Tight and square. View more info

The Monotype System: A Book for Owners and Operators of Monotypes


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lanston Monotype Machine Co.: 1916

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 10565

Condition: Good VG

How to operate the Monotype Composing Room machine. xxi, 239pp, lxxvii, 45pp, illustrated, numerous folding plates. Clean copy with a sound binding. Very minor wear to cloth boards. Weight, 520g. View more info

Arthur Rackham

By: LARKIN, David - editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Peacock Press/bantam: 1975

Edition: First US Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 06326

Condition: Fine

Collection of the illustrations of Arthur Rackham - a highly regarded book illustrator. 40 color plates with explanatory text and introduction by Leo John De Freitas. Unmarked. Bright, clean copy, still fresh. Tight, square binding no spine creasing. An 'as new' copy well preserved. Weight, 430g. View more info

Papers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada: 2003 Fall

By: LATHAM, Sheila - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Bibliographical Society of Canada: 2003

Edition: Volume 41, #2

Seller ID: 25650

Condition: About 'As New'

Single issue for the Fall of 2003. 118pp, illustrated. Mint copy, 'as new'. Weight, 220g. View more info

The Children's Song Index, 1978-93

By: LAUGHLIN, Kay, et al - Compilers

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Englewood, CO, Libraries Unlimited Inc.,U.S.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25326

ISBN: 1563083329

Condition: VG+

Compilation of 2,654 songs derived from 77 books featuring Children's Songs. Mostly English language, Western culture songs. 153pp. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. two, exterior library labels cleanly removed, therefor, no library marks externally visible. Internal marks remain but are very light, other than on the ffep where a 'withdrawn from collection stamp is located. No card pocket ever present. Weight, 420g. View more info

Articles on American Literature 1900-1950

By: LEARY, Lewis - Compiler

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Durham, NC, Duke University Press: 1972

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 11356

ISBN: 0-8223-0241-1

Condition: Fine

Bibliography of articles on American Literature. Reprint of 1954 first edition. 437pp. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. Virtually 'as new'. Dustjacket has some edge wear, chips etc., but is generally clean and bright. View more info

A Bio-Bibliography of Edward Jenner 1749-1823

By: LeFANU, W. R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & Co.: 1951

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 23142

Condition: Near Fine

First American edition limited to 500 numbered copies of which this is Copy No. 121. xx, 176pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Sound, tight binding. Virtually no wear to boards.Weight, 810g. View more info

The Literatures of the World in English Translation, A Bibliography: Volume II, The Slavic Literatures

By: LEWANSKI, Richard C. - Compiler

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, New York Public Library: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22036

Condition: Near Fine

Multi-faceted guide to Slavic literature in 13 separate sections. 630pp. Book is very clean and bright. Unmarked. Sound binding. No wear to cloth. Dustjacket has chips, some edge wear, no price-clip. Solid, sound copy. Heavy book weighing 1.64kg. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the U... View more info

A Bibliography of John Middleton Murry, 1889-1957

By: LILLEY, George P.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039484

ISBN: 0802021840

Condition: As New

Extensive, scholarly bibliography of the writings of English literary critic, John Middleton Murry, 1889-1957. 226pp, including extensive indexes. Bright, fresh copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket, protected by a brodart. Weight, 438g. View more info

Die Herzog August Bibliothek Und Wolfenbuttel

By: LINDER, Leo G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Braunschweig, Edition Westermann: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22353

ISBN: 3075097020

Condition: Fine

History of a 17th century library in germany, the Herzog August Bibliothek. German language text. 192pp, photo illustrated by Andreas Hoffmann. Bright, clean, and unmarked, about 'as new'. Weight, 700g. View more info

Bread and Honey

By: LINFORD, Madeline

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingswood, William Heinemann/Windmill Press: 1928

Edition: First, Limited Edition

Seller ID: 042719

Condition: Good VG

Of this edition of the first book to be printed and bound at The Windmill Press, two hundred and fifty copies have been made for private circulation only. This is number 164. 352pp, 4 photographic plates of the Windmill Press at front. Green cloth boards with bevelled edges.Interior is bight and fresh. Owner's name to ffep. Sound, tight binding. Cloth at spine is sun-faded. Minor wear only to cloth edges. View more info

William Randolph Hearst : an illustrated Biography

By: LOE, Nancy E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, Sequoia: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 048454

Condition: VG+

Well illustrated biography of American Publisher William Randolph Hearst [1863-1951]. "A Sequoia book." 96 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm. OCLC Number:18271664. Bright, clean interior. Tight, square binding. This copy not not show the loosening of pages that is often the case with this type of binding. Weight, 450g. View more info

A Bibliography of British Columbia; Laying the Foundations 1849-1899

By: LOWTHER, Barbara J. - Editor

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Victoria, University of Victoria: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15256

Condition: VG+

The Standard Bibliography of books about British Columbia published before 1900. 328pp. Hardcover in blue cloth with gilt spine and gilt decorations on front cover. No dustjacket, as published. This copy is lightly used, a small signature on ffep, minor wear to boards. Interior is bright and clean. Binding is sound. Heavy book weighing 1.43kg. View more info