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World Literary Anecdotes

By: HENDRICKSON, Robert

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Facts on File: 1990

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 09883

ISBN: 0-8160-2248-8

Condition: About Fine


A compendium of 1,200 stories and bon mots about writers and writing, books and publishers, from the world's non-English-Speaking Nations. 280pp. Bright, fresh copy with sound binding. Remainder mark on bottom edge. Dustjacket is bright and clean without wear. View more info

Illustrated Band Children's Books: Catalog 164

By: HERITAGE BOOK SHOP

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Heritage Book Shop:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042654

Condition: Near Fine


Undated Catalog of Children's and Illustrated Books for sale. Circa late 1980s. 49pp, 370 Lots with prices. Not illustrated. Bright and clean appearing about 'as new'. Weight, 145g. View more info

Charles Dickens: Catalog 181

By: HERITAGE BOOK SHOP

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Heritage Book Shop:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042655

Condition: Near Fine


Undated Catalog of the works of Charles Dickens, Books for sale. Circa late 1991s. 35pp, 178 Lots with prices. Not illustrated. Bright and clean appearing about 'as new'. Weight, 151g. View more info

Northwestern Approaches: The First Century of Books

By: HILTON SMITH, R. D.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Victoria, Adelphi Bookshop: 1969

Edition: First Edition in Book Form

Inscription: Presentation Copy from the Author

Seller ID: 19981

Condition: Fine


An account of important books concerning the early exploration and history of British Columbia. Originally published as the complete issue of the 'British Columbia Library Quarterly' for January of 1969. This edition by the Adelphi Book Shop is published in an edition of 750 copies. 67pp, illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. No wear to cloth. Weight, 300g. View more info

How to Make Money Buying and Selling Old Books

By: HINDS, Marjorie M. and Donald L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Messenger Book Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27132

Condition: Good Very Good


Guide to Buying and Selling Old Books. 322pp, 213 photo illustrations. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Weight, 440g. View more info

Walker Percy: A Comprehensive Descriptive Bibliography

By: HOBSON, Linda Whitney

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Faust Publishing: 1988

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 13320

ISBN: 0-917905-06-7

Condition: Fine


Comprehensive bibliography of the work of Walker Percy including both primary and secondary sources. Introduction by Walker Percy. 115pp, illustrated, illustrated endpapers. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. Green cloth shows no wear. View more info

Books are Everything #12

By: HOLLAND, R. C. - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Richmond, KY, Books Are Everything: 1989

Edition: Vol. 2, No. 6

Seller ID: 19389

Condition: About Fine


Magazine concerning Vintage Paperbacks and collecting same. This issue features - The First Eleven Pocketbooks, Pocket Book variant covers, Canadian First, Pony Books, Perma Giants, and much more. 56pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 180g. 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 de... View more info

Books are Everything #13

By: HOLLAND, R. C. - Editor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Richmond, KY, Books Are Everything: 1990

Edition: Vol. 3, No. 1

Seller ID: 19554

Condition: About Fine


Magazine concerning Vintage Paperbacks and collecting same. This issue features - Archer Books: A Checklist, Harborough: A Checklist, Badger Science Fiction, Ballantine Adult Fantasy, Reader's League and Red Cross Editions and much more. 72pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 210g. 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 t... View more info

A Bibliography of Menno Simons ca 1498-1561 Dutch Reformer with a Census of Known Copies

By: HORST, Irvin B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nieuwkoop, D. De Graaf: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08928

Condition: Near Fine


Bibliography of the works of Menno Simons. 157pp, illustrated. Clean copy with firm binding and bright, white interior. View more info

U. S. - Iana [1700-1950]

By: HOWES, Wright - Editor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, R. R. Bowker Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10794

Condition: Good VG


A descriptive check-list of 11,450 printed sources relating to those parts of Continental North America now comprising the United States. 656pp, 11, 450 listings. Ex-reference Library copy Marks on front endpapers only. Diagonal clip to ffep. Good copy, very sound binding, bright, clean interior. Boards have minimal wear to cloth. View more info

China; A Critical Biography

By: HUCKER, Christopher O.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Tuscon, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1966

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 31850

Condition: Near Fine


Compact bibliography of books on China. 2285 items listed. 125pp. Clean, bright interior. Previous owner's signature to head of tp, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. Clean, bright wrappers. Weight, 380g. View more info

Bibliographie des ouvrages concernant la temperance : livres,brochures,journaux,revues,feuilles,cartes,etc.imprimes a quebec et levis depuis l'etablissement de l'imprimerie (1764) jusqu'a 1910.

By: HUGOLIN, R. P.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Quebec, Imprimerie de L'Evenement: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34604

Condition: Near Fine


French language text. Wrappers, 8vo, 165pp. Pages are uncut. Book is near Fine, only defect a 1/2" tear at top of front board. Scarce book. Weight, 355g. View more info

The Morton Years: The Canadian Library Association 1946-1971

By: HULSE, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ex Libris Association: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18716

ISBN: 0969964501

Condition: Near Fine


Tribute to Elizabeth Morton, executive secretary of the Canadian Library Association for its first 21 years. 141pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy, about 'as new' except for two 'discard' stamps to front endpapers - no other marks whatsoever. Weight, 300g. View more info

Design for Printers: Art and Color in Printing

By: I. T. U. Bureau of Education

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Indianapolis, International Typographical Union: 1956

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 08942

Condition: Good VG


This book is Job Unit IV in the series 'I.T.U. Lessons in Printing: A Series of Practical Printing Texts for Shop, Home and School'. 2272pp, illustrated. Very clean copy with solid binding. View more info

The Fear of Books

By: JACKSON, Holbrook

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Soncino Press: 1932

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 16509

Condition: Good VG


A book on Bibliophobia, or the fear of Books. This edition is limited to 2000 copies numbered 1 to 2000 and 48 copies signed & numbered I to XLVIII. This is number 630 of the 2000. 199pp. Interior is very bright and clean. Unmarked. Binding firm, no wear to hinges. Very minor wear to cloth but spine is sun-faded. Weight, 600g. View more info

God and Mammon: Universities as Publishers

By: JEANNERET, Marsh

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07111

ISBN: 0-7715-9205-1

Condition: As New


Story of University Publishing Houses in general and that of the University of Toronto in particular. 369pp, photo illustrated. Near new copy. View more info

Book Collecting for Everyone

By: JULIAN, Terry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New WQestminster, B. C., Signature Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14995

ISBN: 0969431619

Condition: As New


How to enjoy collecting books - a general introduction to the subject. 87 p. ; 21 cm. Includes index.About 'as new' - bright, clean and unmarked. Ships within North America, in card sleeve, for $3.50-$5.00 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

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The Bedside Companion to Crime

By: KEATING, H.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Mysterious Press: 1989

Edition: First American Printing

Seller ID: 30196

ISBN: 0892964162

Condition: Fine


Bedside companion to fans of Crime Fiction. A miscellany of interesting background information. 192pp, , illustrated. Bright, fresh interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Very nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 590g. View more info

Pen, Paper & Printing Ink

By: KING, Andrew

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Saskatoon, Western Producer Prairie Books: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036514

Condition: Fine


Autobigraphy of Andrew King and history/memoirs of the Printing and Publishing Trades on the Canadian Prairies. 1st, 8vo, 234pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in red cloth with dustjacket. Attractive copy - bright, clean and unmarked with a similar dustjacket. Weight, 478g. View more info

Jack, A Life with Writers : The Story of Jack McClelland

By: King, James

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Mississauga, ON, Canada, Random House of Canada, Limited: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 29219

ISBN: 0676972985

Condition: As New


Autobiography of canadian publisher, Jack McClelland of McClelland and Stewart. 435pp. Aa 'As New' copy - bright, clean and unmarked with an uncreased spine and a tight, square binding. NOT a remainder. Weight, 580g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight . 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. View more info