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B.....Was For Butter and Enemy Craft

B.....Was For Butter and Enemy Craft

by Richardson, Evelyn M

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9780919380226
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0919380220
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Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1976. Card wraps. The personal experiences of a family on the coast of Nova Scotia and their contributions to the war effort by the well known author of "We Keep A Light" and winner of the Governor-General's Award for that book. In Evelyn Richardson's acknowledgement she thanks the many local fishermen who gave her information on the results of enemy action off our coast, both during the war years and later. She also goes on to thank Mr. Benjamin P. Smith, former keeper of Cape Sable light and Mrs Winifred Hamilton, who checked the accuracy of the chapter on Seal Island. Light staining to card covers near spine.Book remains a bright copy.. ISBN: 0-919380-22-0. First Edition Second Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Nova Scotia + War Effort + Non-Fiction + Seal Island Nova Scotia + Lighthouse Keepers + Cape Sable Historical Society + Halifax Explosion.
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Babushka's Mother Goose

Babushka's Mother Goose

by Polacco, Patricia

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ISBN 13
9780399227479
ISBN 10
0399227474
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New York: Philomel Books, 1995. In this treasury Patricia Polacco tells and illustrates rhymes and stories, some new, some that she heards from her own Russian grandmother, her "Babush", and passed on to her own children. The book presents a collection of traditional rhymes, rewritten to feature Russian characters and scenes. Boldly, richly and beautifully illustrated in colour....each page a delight! Patricia Polacco's (author- artist) work is remarkable. Illustrated hardboard covers. Wrap-around pictorial dust jacket. Price-intact. An immaculate copy that promises to please.. ISBN: 0-399-22747-4. First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Patricia Polacco. Children's Poetry + American Poetry + Mother Goose + Nursery Rhymes + Russian Tales + Patricia Polacco Illustrator. Catalogs: Children's Illustrated.
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Back A Long Way

by Wright, Ester Clark

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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780969230601
ISBN 10
0969230605
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Yarmouth ,Nova Scotia: Sentinel Printing Ltd. (c.1986) Photo illustrated card covers. The author's memories of life in the 1890's and the first years of the twentieth century when a simple life and a smaller Fredericton existed make up the first part of the book. The accounts of people met in various parts of the world and the Christmas letters from the 1940's on will be of interest to many as the author was asked to reprint these. Finally, there are the attempts to recreate persons and events of the eighteenth century, and two longer pieces of fiction of the 20th century. Among the "neighbours and friends of a previous generation", names such as Grace Helen Mowat.... Marshall Saunders.... Grace Mc Leod Rogers, etc, etc, will be found. Bookplate affixed. Name of previous owner written in after the short foreword. A clean bright book, showing minor wear to spine extremity. A very interesting read.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Back Roads

Back Roads

by O'Dell, Tawni

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780670887606
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0670887609
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New York: Viking, 2000. "Back Roads transports us to the hills of Western Pennsylvania and introduces a wonderfully touching narrator, Harley Altmyer. Watching Harley grapple with his sisters, his jobs and his lover is by turns comic and suspenseful. This is a fast furious funny novel". A back cover blurb from Margot Livesey author of "Criminals'. The author was born and raised in the Allegheny Mountains of Western Pennsylvania, the setting for this novel; (the author's first novel). A clean, bright book club edition. An excellent read!. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Backgammon Of Today

Backgammon Of Today

by Longacre, John

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Second Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780517128732
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051712873X
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New York: Bell Publishing Company, 1973. Whether a novice or an experienced backgammon player, this comprehensive and diagram guide-book, with easy-to-follow instructions, will be your referee in solving disputes over play, answering your questions, and introducing you to exciting new variations to a game which has been played for centuries. Illustrated with diagrams showing the best methods of play. Red boards with black print to spine. Illustrated dust jacket. A very informative book.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Backrooms. A Story Of Politics

by Thatcher Colin

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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Saskatoon, Saskachewan: Western Producer Prairie Books, 1985. 241 pp. Colin Thatcher was first elected in 1975 as a Liberal MLA. In 1977 he crossed the floor to join the Progressive Conservative Party. He resigned in Jan. 1983. On November 6, 1984 after a trial that made national headlines, Thatcher was convicted of the 1983 murder of his ex-wife JoAnn Wilson. Backrooms the story of his political life and events leading up to his resignation from cabinet was written from his prison cell as he awaited an appeal hearing. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Bacteriology For Nurses

by Smeeton, Mary A

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  • Hardcover
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Used - Very Good
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Second Edition Revised
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Hardcover
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New York: The MacMillan Company, 1927. 324 pp. Forty-six figures are present. The author...Formerly superintendent of nurses, Presbyterian Hospital Allegheny; assistant Bacteriologist, New York State Health Department; etc. Dark blue attractive boards with gilt to spine. Some darkening to endpapers, previous owner's name.. Second Edition Revised. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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The Bad Place
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The Bad Place

by Koontz, Dean R

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  • Hardcover
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Used - Very Good
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Sixth Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780399134982
ISBN 10
0399134980
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1990. From the reigning monarch of suspense comes his eeriest tale yet. The 'Bad Place' is Dean R. Koontz's masterpiece of terror, a classic duel of good and evil sure to keep the reader breathless and guessing until the last page. A bright, clean copy in an illustrated, price-intact dust jacket.. Sixth Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Bagman.  A Life In Nova Scotia Politics

Bagman. A Life In Nova Scotia Politics

by Ripley, Donald F.

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781550134773
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1550134779
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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1993 'Bagman' is about ordinary men and women and a crooked system. " No one ever played Nova Scotia's brutal, bare-knuckle game of politics better than Tory bagman Donald Ripley. Even though it nearly destroyed him, he has survived to mortify the mighty and entertain the rest of us." (said by Stevie Cameron). This book may help show the public that politicians are like those who elect them: imperfect, greedy, sad, sometimes even lovable, but never dull. The contents provide a prologue, Part 1....The Stanfield and Regan Years, 1956-1979 (10 chapters), Part 2....Buchanan Ascendant 1978-1984 (8 chapters), Part 3....Buchanan In Decline 1984-1990 (12 chapters). Repleat with index. Name to ffep. A nice bright book in a photo, price-intact dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Bailey's Cafe

Bailey's Cafe

by Naylor, Gloria

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First Edition, First Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780151104505
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0151104506
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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992. From the author of award winning "The Women of Brewster Place" Gloria Naylor now gives us 'Bailey's Cafe' - the most mythically real eating place you've ever walked into. Presided over by Bail;ey himself and his helpmaate Nadine, it is a magnet that draws a wide variety of society's detritus, each with her own story to tell. One would call these women misfits all, but in the magical aura of Bailey's Cafe, as the New Year approaches, each becomes a universal creature of biblical stature. Magic, too, touches every line of each one's story. For this we have only the consummate skill of Gloria Naylor to thank. Stamping to ffep and top edge. Pictorial price-intact dust jacket. A clean bright copy.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Baker's Hawk.  The Story of a Boy, a Wild Bird, and a Coming of Age
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Baker's Hawk. The Story of a Boy, a Wild Bird, and a Coming of Age

by Bickham, Jack

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First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780385057240
ISBN 10
0385057245
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New York: Doubleday & Company Inc., 1974. 'Family Bookshelf Edition'. The passage from childhood to maturity is difficult at best, and for eleven-year-old Billy Baker it was a time for questioning all the values he'd been taught to live by as a farm boy in the Colorado of the 1880s. It was time for viewing neighbors, friends and particularly his father through eyes no longer filled with awe. And somehow the doubts and fears afflicting the boy found an outlet in the injured red-tailed hawk that Billy was raising as his own. Gift inscription to ffep. Sticker removal scar to ffep. Mild lean to book. A sound book in a price-intact illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Kenneth Francis Dewey.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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Baldur's Gate

by Clark, Eleanor

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Hardcover
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Pantheon Books, 1974. A novel of a young woman, set in Jordan, a Connecticut village during the nineteen-fifties. Blue cloth boards, light blue title print to front board, silver print to spine. Bookplate to fep, name to ffep. Illustrated jacket design by Kenneth A. Miyamoto. A nice clean copy.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Balls!

by Rohmer, Richard

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  • Hardcover
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First Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780825300035
ISBN 10
0825300037
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New York/Toronto: Beaufort Books Inc., 1980. In his most power - packed - impossible - to -put - down book yet this best-selling author predicts the crunch results of an undreamt of natural gas shortage. Red boards with gilt print to spine. Black endpapers. No owner markings. Upper front corners lightly bumped. Price intact full wrap-around dust jacket illustrated by David Craig.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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Barbara Walters. An Unauthorized Biography

Barbara Walters. An Unauthorized Biography

by Oppenheimer, Jerry

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First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780312038069
ISBN 10
0312038062
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1990. This unauthorized biography by investigative journalist Jerry Oppenheimer is based on more than four-hundred exclusive, in-depth interviews with family members, childhood and college friends, confidantes, the men in her life, and colleagues. Oppenheimer debunks the myths and dispels the fallacies about Barbara Walters. Illustrated with two b/w photo sections. White boards, green cloth spine with gilt print. No ownership markings. Price-intact photographic dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Barbara Frum. A Daughter's Memoir

Barbara Frum. A Daughter's Memoir

by Frum, Linda

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Used - Fine
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First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780394223421
ISBN 10
039422342X
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Toronto: Randon House Canada, 1996. This touching beautifully wrought memoir by her daughter, Linda, shows us the person behind the microphone - mother, wife, career woman, collector, friend, from Barbara Frum's childhood in Niagara Falls up to her fame as the most popular broadcaster in the country. Illustrated with b/w photos. Blue boards with gilt print to spine. No ownership markings. Price-intact photo dust jacket. A beautiful tight clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Barbed Wit & Malicious Humor

by Mahony, Patrick

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Hardcover
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New York: The Citadel Press, 1956. Mr. Mahony, famed Irish wit and lecturer, is ideally suited to bring you this remarkable collection of stinging anecdotes and stories. The book contains the cream of verbal abuse and attacks practiced by the famous and infamous over a period of two hundred years. The subject matter of the thirteen chapters include... Literary Larking.... Hollywood Hilarity.... Dramatic Drollery.... Musical Merriment.... Artistic Antics.... Social Satire.... Royal Roundup.... Legal Laughs.... Political Polemics.... Lecturing Laxity.... Dictator's Delemmas.... Travellers' Tales and Religious Revelling. A very entertaining book. For the public speaker - A MUST! Minimal wear to bottom edge of book. Price-intact dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Barefoot In The Park: A Comedy In Three Acts

Barefoot In The Park: A Comedy In Three Acts

by Simon, Neil

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Paperback
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New York: Samuel French Inc, 1966. Stapled card covers. 93 printed pages cover the three acts followed with the property plot for each act, scene designs and ads for "Never Too Late" - "A Thurber Carnival" - "Come Blow Your Horn" and "A Thousand Clowns". A sound ,most servicable copy of this play. . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Bar'l of Apples

Bar'l of Apples

by Clark, Gregory

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  • Hardcover
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Used - Near Fine
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First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780070929524
ISBN 10
0070929521
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Toronto/Montreal: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited /The Montreal Standard Publishing Company, 1971. Attractive padded simulated leather. Gilt to title on spine bright. The content of this book is a collection of more than a hundred of Gregory Clark's stories from the good writing years which began in 1947 when he joined the staff of the Montreal Standard. Here the reader will enjoy the short stories of varied subject matter written by a most remarkable author! Name to ffep. A sound, clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.
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Barracuda, Final Bearing

Barracuda, Final Bearing

by DiMercurio, Michael

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First Edition, First Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781556114588
ISBN 10
1556114583
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New York: Donald I. Fine Books, 1996. "Barracuda, Final Bearing" is an absolutely accurate representation by a Navy officer of submarime combat, both as it exists today and as it will surely exist in the very near future. Michael DiMercurio is an honors graduate of the Naval Academy at Annapolis who served as a paratrooper, Navy diver and as a lieutenant and Chief Propulsion Officer aboard the U.S.S. Hammerhead. Name and date to fep. A very clean bright book in a bright price-intact dust jacket.. ISBN: 1-55611-458-3. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Submarine Combat Fiction + US Navy Fiction + Japanese Defence Force Fiction. Catalogs: Military Fiction.
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The Basenji Stacked and Moving: A Comprehensive Illustrated Explanation of the Basenji Breed...

The Basenji Stacked and Moving: A Comprehensive Illustrated Explanation of the Basenji Breed Standard

by Cole, Robert Signed Copy

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  • hardcover
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First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780920939000
ISBN 10
0920939007
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Ottawa: Cole Books, 1987. Signed by author to title page. A comprehensive illustrated explanation of the Basenji breed standards with 600 illustrations by the author. This book provides one of the most comprehensive, in-depth technical treatise ever written on a breed. Robert Cole is licensed to judge hound, working and herding groups and has exibited and bred Basenji's. The author's own illustrations add much to the text. The drawings at the top right hand corner of this book is flip art. The moving flip art sequennce has been traced from motion picture film footage of a real-life Basenji using the rotoscope method employed by film animators to transfer real action into realistic drawings. A glossary of canine terms, bibliography and index provided. A number of leaf edges show darkening but nothing to hinder content. Gift inscription to fep. A sound, clean book.. ISBN: 0-920939-00-7. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Basenji Breed Standard + Flip Art + Basenji + Dog Care + Dog Showing +… Read more
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