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Author Unknown: On the Trail of Anonymous


Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Co.: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 040239

ISBN: 0805063579

Condition: Fine

From the professor who invented literary forensics--and fingered Joe Klein as the author of -- New York TimesIntroducing a fascinating new field of forensics, Author Unknown. 318pp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, still quite fresh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. The unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar, however, there is a short, closed edge-tear at the foot of the rear panel. Unpacked weight, 619g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, Americ... View more info

Modern Type Display : a Manual in the Selection and Use of Type and Ornament


Price: $29.95

Publisher: Chicago, Author Published: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2169

Condition: About Fine

A manual in the selection and use of type and ornament - Headpieces and Initials. vii, 263 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims. ; 26 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the maroon cloth. Unpacked weight, 897g. 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 USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the List... View more info

George Eliot: A Reference Guide

By: FULMER, Constance Marie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, G. K. Hall: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042006

ISBN: 0816178593

Condition: VG+

A volume in the series, 'Reference guides in literature'. xvi, 247 p. ; 25 cm. Bibliography 1858-1971. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to the cloth. Weight, 674g. View more info

Annotations on Some Minor Writings of "T. E. Lawrence" By G

By: G. [John Gawsworth]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Eric Partridge Ltd. [Scolartis Press]: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By the Author

Seller ID: 040620

Condition: Fine

Bibliographical Lists of the minor writings of T. E. Lawrence, with annotations. Frontis sketch of Lawrence by Frederick Carter. John Gawsworth was a pseudonym of T. I. F Armstrong, the poet. The author penned the following inscription on the ffep - 'Aunt Mabel's copy certified by her grateful nephew-godson, the annotator, "G"/June 1935'. This Edition limited to Five hundred copies of which Four hundred and fifty are for sale. This copy is numbered 191.128pp, frontis portrait, orange cloth. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding and a similar dustjacket. Weight, 127g. View more info

A Bibliography of Contemporary Linguistic Research

By: GAZDAR, Gerald et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Garland Publishing: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11125

ISBN: 0-8240-9852-8

Condition: Good VG

Bibliography for those engaged in research, study, or teaching in the field of linguistics. 5001 entries. 425pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding and clean boards with only minor wear. University library discard impression on title page. No other marks whatsoever. View more info

As we remember it; interviews with pioneering librarians of British Columbia,

By: GILROY, Marion: ROTHSTEIN, Samuel - Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, University of British Columbia: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039950

Condition: Very Nearly Fine

Published by the University of British Columbia School of Librarianship, with the co-operation and assistance of the Library Development Commission of British Columbia, 1970. Contains the text of taped interviews, conducted by M. Gilroy, with Helen Gordon Stewart, Margaret Jean Clay, Charles Keith Morison and Muriel Page Ffoulkes. 163 p. map, ports. 23 cm. Bright, clean, almost crisp copy. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to two tone cloth - cream and red. Clear, plastic dustjacket is near Fine except for a tiny, lost chip to the front, bottom edge. Weight, 450g. View more info

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Rabbi Bernard Goldenberg Bookplate

By: GOLDENBERG, Rabbi Bernard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Unknown, Unknown:

Seller ID: 051534

Condition: Near Fine

Old bookplate with name in English and Hebrew - Rabbi Bernard Goldenberg. Attractive Library design, artist unknown. Date unknown.Size, 3" by 4", full glue to reverse. Canada Post inexpensive Lettermail rates apply to most locations. View more info

Art and Error: Modern Textual Editing

By: GOTTESMAN, Ronald and BENNETT, Scott - Editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23373

Condition: Fine

Compilation of essays on modern textual editing. 306pp. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to red cloth. Dustjacket is bright and quite clean but has a 4" closed tear along spine on front panel. Weight, 590g. View more info

The Buckeye Book of Direct Advertising

By: GREER, Carl Richard

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Hamilton, OH, The Beckett Paper Company: 1926

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 12066

Condition: Near Fine

Guide to means and methods of Direct Advertising - mailers, catalogs, booklets, broadsides etc. and information on the printing methods used. 242pp, illustrated, index. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Boards show only very minor signs of wear. Good copy !! Weight, 790g. View more info

The Merchants of Venus: Inside Harlequin and the Empire of Romance


Price: $9.50

Publisher: Vancouver, Raincoast Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 10026

ISBN: 1-55192-010-7

Condition: Fine

Story of the Canadian publisher of Romance Novels, Harlequin. 309pp, photo illustrated. Fine copy, about as new. View more info

Index Lexicorum Poloniae [Bibliografia Slownikow Polskich]


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Warszawa, Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13091

Condition: Near Fine

Bibliography of Polish Dictionaries. Polish langage text. 286pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket is clean with a little edge wear and a 1" tear to fore-edge crease. View more info

A Sherlock Holmes Companion

By: HAINING, Peter - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1980

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 11240

ISBN: 1-56619-268-4

Condition: Fine

Essays and articles on the Sherlock Holmes books - contributers include J. M. Barrie, P. G. Wodehouse, John Gardner & Basil Rathbone. 216pp, illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding and like dustjacket. Unmarked. About as new. View more info

Editing Twentieth Century Texts: Papers Given at the Editorial Conference, University of Toronto, November 1969

By: HALPENNY, Francess G. - EDITOR

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Published for the Editorial Conference Committee, University of Toronto by University of Toronto Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31906

ISBN: 0802032761

Condition: Near Fine

Essays presented at a Conference on Editing 20th century texts. 103pp. Single University stamp to ffep, otherwise unmarked and with a new appearance. Bright and clean, no wear to cloth. Weight, 320g. View more info

Memories of Books and Places


Price: $9.50

Publisher: Freeport, Books for Libraries Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 34619

Condition: Fine

Reprint of 1928 original. Sketches by Hesketh Hubbard. 8vo, 336pp, 17 sketches. Hardcover in blue cloth, no dustjacket (none issued?). About 'as new'. weight, 580g. View more info

The Book World Today: A New Survey of the Making and Distribution of Books in Britain

By: HAMPDEN, John - Editor

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33744

Condition: Near Fine

Introduction by Sir Stanley Unwin. 22 articles by different authors are included, plus, several appendices. 278pp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is clean but with some edge wear, small chips etc. Weight, 468g. View more info

John Masefield, O.M., the Queen's poet laureate; a bibliography and eighty-first birthday tribute.


Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Cranbrook Tower Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040924

Condition: About Fine

Poets laureate series, no. 1. OCLC Number: 418027. Description: 96 p. illus., ports., facsims. 22 cm. The interior is bright and clean, thre bright red cloth showing no wear. Price-clipped dustjacket is nearly similar except for a small, black scuff-line to the front panel. Weight, 344g. View more info

Library Essays About Books, Bibliophiles, Writers and Kindred Subjects

By: HARPER, Henry Howard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Privately Printed: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16472

Condition: About VG

Eight essays on books, bibliophiles, writers atc. Library markings present - mark at foot of spine where letters removed, label to front ep., perforated library stamp to tp. Markings quite minimal. Interior is bright and clean. Binding very sound. Minor wear to cloth at tips. Weight, 790g. View more info

The World of Sherlock Holmes

By: HARRISON, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1975

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 036554

ISBN: 0525238107

Condition: Near Fine

Extensive background infomation for fans of Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes. 3rd printing, 8vo, 227pp , photo illustrated. Hardcover with price-clipped dustjacket, bright, clean and unmarked. Slight wear to dustjacket. Weight, 436g. View more info

Selective Check Lists of Bibliographical Scholarship: Series B, 1956-1962

By: HEANEY, Howell J. and HIRSCH, Rudolf - Editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, University Press of Virginia: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12670

Condition: Good VG

247pp. Red cloth boards with spine and front panel title labels. Cloth shows only minor edge wear. Interior is bright and clean, binding is sound. Library seal impression on tp but no other library markings. View more info

Bookman's Guide to Americana: 8th Edition

By: HEARD, J. Norman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ, Scarecrow Press: 1981

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: 22335

ISBN: 0810814579

Condition: About Fine

1981 price guide to Americana books. 284pp. Very bright and clean.Unmarked. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 500g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or Overseas Orders. Images always available. View more info