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CHRISTMAS STORIES - A Christmas Carol; The Cricket on the Hearth; The Chimes - and Other Tales

by Dickens, Charles

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780517180877
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$19.95

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Avenal, New Jersey: Gramercy Books, 1985. 414 pp. Blue boards lettered in gilt on the spine; headband. Very light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; some darkening around the edges of the text block; no interior markings. The dustjacket features Old Cheapside, Warrington by George Sheffield. This story collection contains: Foreword by Stefan R.… Read more
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THE ANGEL AND THE STAR

by Connor, Ralph (also known as Charles William Gordon)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1908
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$19.95

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New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1908. 63 pp. Green cloth decorated in black and pink on the front panel; lettered in black on the spine. Light edge and corner wear with a bit of aging; no interior markings. Illustrated with colour plates by Cyrus Cuneo. And it begins... The day's work was done in Bethlehem.… Read more
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ROYAL CHRISTMAS BOOK

by Brown, Michele

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780711204270
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$14.95

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Leicester, England: Windward Books - Random House, 1985. 128 pp. Oblong hardcover with glossy pictorial boards. As issued, no dustjacket. Light wear on the corners; some very minor ink marks, clearly put there by a kid, on pages 6 and 7. Illustrated throughout with colour photographs and artwork, and black and white photographs and artwork. … Read more
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A CHRISTMAS CAROL

by Ponti, James (adapted for the film from the story by Charles Dickens)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9781423117902
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$14.95

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New York: Disney Press, 2009. 137 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with colour artwork from the movie. The front cover features as painting of Jim Carrey as Scrooge. Just as a matter of interest, A Christmas Carol has been filmed for theatres… Read more
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A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS

by Shulz, Charles M.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.95

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Cleveland: World Publishing, 1965. 42 pp. Pictorial boards; illustrated in full colour. Light edge and corner wear; small blue crayon mark on the last page of the book. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Charles M. Schulz;. 8vo.
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A CHRISTMAS CAROL

by Dickens, Charles

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780590435277
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$9.95

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New York: Apple Classics - Scholastic Books, 1980. 122 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; previous owner's name whited-out inside. Illustrated with line drawings by Charles Beck. Just as a matter of interest, A Christmas Carol has been filmed for theatres at least 19 times, starting with a… Read more
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CHRISTMAS POEMS

by Morgan, Gaby

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780330413398
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$9.95

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London: Macmillan and Co., 2003. 164 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. There are far too many Christmas poems here to list them all but some of the highlights are: Christmas is Coming - anonymous; The Christmas Life by Wendy Cope; The Holly and the Ivy by Cecil Sharp;… Read more
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GHOST STORIES OF CHRISTMAS

by Christensen, Jo-Anne

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9781551053349
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$9.95

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Edmonton, Alberta: Lone Pine Publishing, 2001. 224 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings by Arlana Anderson-Hale. This collection contains: PART ONE: GIFTS: Star Bright; A Ring from a Friend; The Savior at Sea; The Twelve Days. PART TWO: REUNIONS: A… Read more
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A CHRISTMAS CAROL

by Dickens, Charles (adapted by Romulus Linney)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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$14.95

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New York: Dramatists Play Service, 1996. 76 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a slightly faded but uncreased spine; no interior markings. The frontis features a black and white photograph from the Milwaukee Repertory Theater production. This contains: A Christmas Carol - the play version; and Simpler Alternate Version of: A Christmas… Read more
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THE ORIGIN OF WAVES

by Clarke, Austin

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780771021275
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$14.95

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1997. 245 pp. Personalized inscription on the title page by Austin Clarke. Trade paperback with French flaps. Lightly rubbed on the corners with an uncreased spine; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. On the front cover is a sticker that says, "The Rogers Communications Writers' Trust Fiction Award Winner." … Read more
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THE CHRISTMAS ANGEL - A Cape Light Novel

by Kinkade, Thomas; Spencer, Katherine

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780739458839
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$19.95

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New York: Doubleday Large Print - Berkley Books, 2005. 432 pp. Large print edition approved by N.A.V.H. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. Wraparound dj art by Thomas Kinkade. Christmas is always the most peaceful time in Cape Light. The snow-covered… Read more
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MORE HOLMES FOR THE HOLIDAYS - Sherlock Holmes

by Greenberg, Martin H. (editor) (re: Arthur Conan Doyle) (Anne Perry; Peter Lovesey; Barbara Paul; Loren D. Estleman; Carolyn Wheat; Edward D. Hoch; L. B. Greenwood; Bill Crider; Jon L. Breen; Daniel Stashower; Tanith Lee)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780425182116
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$14.95

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New York: Berkley Books, 1999. (ix) 262 pp. Trade paperback format. Edited with Jon L. Lellenberg and Carol-Lynn Waugh, authorised by the Jean Conan Doyle Estate. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Guy Deel. This anthology contains: The Christmas Conspiracy by Edward D. Hoch; The… Read more
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THE VENTRILOQUIST

by Skelton, Red

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$49.95

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United States: Lothian Book World, 1984. 57 pp. Limited to 5000 copies. Signed by Red Skelton on the limitation page; not numbered. White boards with a red pictorial and black lettering on the front panel; red lettering on the spine. As issued, no dustjacket. Light wear on the corners with a few scuff marks on the… Read more
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CHRISTMAS CUSTOMS - Hearth and Home

by Perry, Elaine; Neubauer, Linda (editors)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781589230125
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$14.95

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Minnetonka, Minnesota: Creative Publishing, 2001. 64 pp. Pictorial boards; red endpapers; illustrated with colour photographs. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; The Hearth; Christmas Stockings; The Yule Log; Candles; Luminarias; Wassail; Silent Night; The Christmas Tree; Poinsettias; Advent Calendar; Candy Canes; Christmas Cards; and Holiday Cookies.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near… Read more
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WHALE SEASON

by Kelby, N. M. (Nicole Mary)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307336774
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$14.95

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New York: Shaye Areheart Books - Crown Publishing Group, 2006. 286 pp. Quarter-bound in blue on blue boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; blue endpapers; headband. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. According to Carl Hiaasen, "Whale Season is purely delightful - rich, clever, and crawling with affectionately twisted… Read more
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THE HANDKNITTED CHRISTMAS STOCKING BOOK

by Myatt, Edward

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$9.95

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Owen Sound, Ontario: Private Printing, 1993. 60 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Light wear on the corners; no interior markings. Cover art and interior line drawings by Catherine Caple. The Chapters are: About Materials and Tools; About Gauge; About Hanging Your Stocking; 1: The Basic Stocking; 2: Florentine Frieze; 3: Stripes; 4: Knitter's Choice;… Read more
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THE TWO CHRISTMASES

by Renken, Aleda

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780570036043
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$9.95

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St. Louis, Missouri: Concordia Publishing House, 1974. 96 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Michael Norman. The Haley children were all excited about spending this Christmas with their grandparents in Iowa. On the way they talked of the fun they'd have on Uncle Bob's… Read more
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POOH'S CHRISTMAS BOX

by Zoehfeld, Kathleen W. (re: A. A. Milne)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780786831562
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$9.95

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New York: Disney Press, 1997. Unpaginated. Light wear at the corners; no interior markings. A Pooh pop-up book with a short Christmas story; all the pop-ups are working.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Nancy Stevenson; Orlando de la Paz;. 12mo.
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THE FAMILY BOOK OF CHRISTMAS SONGS AND STORIES

by Charlton, Jim; Shulman, Jason

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780399512766
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$14.95

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New York: Perigee Books - Putnam Publishing, 1986. 208 pp. Oversized. Edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white drawings and paintings. The songs, complete with sheet music, lyrics and chords, are: All Through the Night; Angels We Have Heard on High; As with Gladness Men of… Read more
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THE LIST OF SEVEN - Arthur Conan Doyle and Jack Sparks

by Frost, Mark

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition
ISBN
9780091781903
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$14.95

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London: Hutchinson of London, 1993. 377 pp. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Christmas Day, 1884, and Young Arthur Conan Doyle, a struggling physician and writer, receives a frantic letter from a mysterious woman that leads him into a potentially fatal… Read more
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