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HAYDUKE LIVES

by Abbey, Edward

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780316004138
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Boston: Little Brown Canada, 1990. 308 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with some faint creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Alan Witschonke. A sequel to The Monkey Wrench Gang, this was published shortly after Edward Abbey passed away. Hayduke, an ex-Green Beret and "wilderness avenger," was last… Read more
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FOUR STORIES: I See a Long Journey; Inheritance; People to People; Third Time Lucky

by Ingalls, Rachel

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780571145461
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$7.95

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London: Faber and Faber, 1987. 150 pp. Trade paperback format. All four titles in a single volume: I See a Long Journey; Inheritance; People to People; and Third Time Lucky. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; store stamped; no other interior markings.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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THE MASTERS

by Snow, C. P.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780140010893
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Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1977. 312 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a crease on the spine; faint stamp on the front endpaper. The Master of a Cambridge college is dying. His imminent demise causes intense rivalry and jealousy amongst the other fellows. Former friends become enemies as the election looms.. Later Printing. Paperback. Very Good.… Read more
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ABRAM'S FREEDOM

by Turpin, Edna

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1913
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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Boston: The Pilgrim Press, 1913. 32 pp. Decorated marbled softcover with French flaps; bound with thread. Some wear on the corners with a few nicks around the edges; no interior markings. A Christmas story, originally published in The Atlantic Monthly Magazine, about the freeing of a slave and the gift of some land... . First Printing… Read more
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A CHRISTMAS STORY

by Burton, Richard

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1964. 31 pp. Quarter-bound in red on orange cloth; small silver pictorial on the front panel; lettered in black and silver on the spine; gray endpapers; illustrated with line drawings by Lydia Fruhauf. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks and small chips around the edges; price intact;… Read more
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A CHRISTMAS CAROL - with - THE CHIMES

by Dickens, Charles (introduction by Walter Allen)

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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New York: Harper Perennial, 1965. (xviii) 158 pp. Both titles in a single volume. Blue cloth decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine; blue endpapers. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. Just as a matter of interest, A Christmas Carol has been filmed for theatres at least… Read more
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CRIME AND PUNISHMENT; THE GAMBLER; LETTERS FROM THE UNDERWORLD (also known as Notes from the Underground)

by Dostoyevsky, Fyodor (Dostoevsky) (translated by Constance Garnett)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9781851527175
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$14.95

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London: Chancellor Press, 1994. 696 pp. Trade paperback format. All three titles in a single volume: Crime and Punishment; The Gambler; and Notes from the Underground. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. The cover features Convicted by V. Y. Makovsky, courtesy of the Bridgeman Art Library.. First Printing - First… Read more
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FAVOURITE SEA STORIES FROM SEASIDE AL

by Maitland, Alan (editor) (Virginia Woolf; Emily Carr; Emile Zola; Janette Turner Hospital; Malcolm Lowry; Laurence Housman; Alphonse Daudet; Jane Urquhart; Oscar Wilde; Lesley Choyce; Ivan Turgenev; L. Rossiter; E. Annix Proulx; E. Pauline Johnson)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670865383
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Toronto: Viking - The Penguin Group, 1996. 322 pp. Blue and cream coloured boards; lettered in cream on the spine; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Dj art by Stephen Snider. This anthology contains: The Waves (dawn) by Virginia Woolf; Three Villages by Emily Carr; Coqueville on the Spree by… Read more
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THE CHRISTMAS BOX

by Evans, Richard Paul

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684814995
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1995. 125 pp. Burgundy cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; beige endpapers. Faint rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. This is the story of a widow and the young family who moves in with her. Together they discover the first gift of Christmas… Read more
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A FAREWELL TO ARMS

by Hemingway, Ernest

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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$99.95

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Shelton, Connecticut: The First Edition Library 355 pp. Black cloth with a gilt label on the front panel and another one on the spine; issued in a slipcase and a dustjacket. A replica edition of the first state first edition of A Farewell to Arms, which was published by Charles Scribner's Sons, New York City, 1929. Lightly… Read more
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FAVOURITE WINTER STORIES FROM FIRESIDE AL

by Maitland, Alan (editor) (Nellie McClung; Alexander Woollcott; Janette Turner Hospital; Frank Stockton; Stephen Leacock; Margaret Laurence; E. B. White; Alice Munro; Audrey Thomas; Lynda Shorten; Thomas King; Alfred Noyes; John Collier; Ambrose Bierce)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670856107
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Toronto: Viking - The Penguin Group, 1994. (ix) 274 pp. Quarter-bound in orange on brown boards; lettered in brown on the spine; headband; blue endpapers. Lightly rubbed on the corners; price clipped; previous owner's inscription. Dj art by Stephen Snider. This anthology contains: An Evening with Dickens in Manitou Town Hall by Nellie McClung; Hoofbeats on… Read more
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FAVOURITE SUMMER STORIES FROM FRONT PORCH AL

by Maitland, Alan (editor) (Paul Quarrington; Joyce Marshall; Laurence Housman; Emile Zola; W. P. Kinsella; Jane Urquhart; Guy de Maupassant; John Kooistra; E. Nesbit; Ivan Turgenev; Alice Munro; Oscar Wilde; Janice Kulyk Keefer; Sholom Aleichem)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670861347
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Toronto: Viking - The Penguin Group, 1995. (viii) 308 pp. Bound in green and beige boards; lettered in beige on the spine; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; 'Summer 1995' printed on the front free endpaper. Dustjacket art by Stephen Snider. This anthology contains: Poaching with My Old Guy by Paul… Read more
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KIPLING'S FANTASY STORIES

by Kipling, Rudyard (presented by John Brunner)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312853549
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$19.95

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New York: Tor Books - Tom Doherty Associates, 1992. (xiv) 206 pp. Blue boards lettered in silver on the spine. Edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; price intact; small ink mark on the upper edge of the text block; ink mark and some discolouring on the endpapers. Dj art by Bryn Barnard. Said Robert Bloch about these… Read more
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HOME FOR CHRISTMAS - Stories for Young and Old

by LeBlanc, Miriam (editor) (Helene Christaller; George Sumner Albee; Madeleine L'Engle; Reimmichl; Nikolai S. Lesskov; Pearl S. Buck; Henry van Dyke; Arthur Gordon; Katherine Paterson; Ger Koopman; Dorothy Thomas; Jack Schaefer; Ernst Wiechert; B. J. Ch

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780874869248
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Walden, New York: Plough Publishing House, 2002. (vii) 332 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with woodcuts by David G. Klein. This story collection contains: Brother Robber by Helene Christaller; Three Young Kings by George Sumner Albee; Transfiguration by Madeleine L'Engle; The Cribmaker's Trip… Read more
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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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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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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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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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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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CHRONICLES OF AVONLEA - with - FURTHER CHRONICLES OF AVONLEA

by Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printings
ISBN
9781856191920
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Toronto: Bantam Seal Books, 1987. 183, 199 pp. Both books have light edge and corner wear with uncreased spines; Further Chronicles has been store stamped. CHRONICLES OF AVONLEA contains: The Hurrying of Ludovic; Old Lady Lloyd; Each in His Own Tongue; Little Joscelyn; The Winning of Lucinda; Old Man Shaw's Girl; Aunt Olivia's Beau; The Quarantine at… Read more
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SGT. PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND

by Edwards, Henry (based on the story by Henry Edwards and Robert Stigwood) (re: The Beatles)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780671822118
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$9.95

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Toronto: Pocket Books, 1978. 190 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white stills from the movie. This was filmed in 1978, directed by Michael Sshultz and starring Peter Frampton, Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb (the Bee Gees), Frankie Howerd, Donald Pleasence, Steve Martin, Alice… 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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