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Alberta Poetry Year Book 1933-34., Alberta Poetry Year Book.
1 Alberta Poetry Year Book. Alberta Poetry Year Book 1933-34.

Edmonton: Canadian Authors' Association, 1934. Gray printed wrappers. 32 pages. A few tears to edges of wrappers, but a nice clean copy. This volume is dedicated to Emily Murphy (Janey Canuck). 
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Michael's Crag. With over Three Hundred and Fifty Illustrations in Silhouette by Francis Carruthers Gould and Alec Carruthers Gould., Allen (Grant)
2 Allen (Grant) Michael's Crag. With over Three Hundred and Fifty Illustrations in Silhouette by Francis Carruthers Gould and Alec Carruthers Gould.

Chicago & NY: Rand, McNally, 1893. First American edition. Blue buckram, beveled edges, spine lettered in gilt, front cover designed and lettered in gilt. Brown coated end papers. A little shelf wear to tips and edges, ownership inscription on front end paper dated 1902, in general a bright and attractive very good copy. Copies of this first American edition are also known in red cloth; there was also a later Rand, McNally edition in green cloth, with an undated title page. The first edition was published in London in 1896, by the Leadenhall Press. A strange tale of a man who believes he is the Archangel Michael, come to Earth. 
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The Great Taboo., Allen (Grant)
3 Allen (Grant) The Great Taboo.

London: Chatto & Windus, 1891. Second Edition. Blue pictorial cloth, front cover designed red, gray & black, lettered in red & black; spine lettered in red, black & gilt. Olive floral end papers. 32-page publishers catalog at rear dated Sept., 1891. Glue repairs to inner hinges, rubberstamps on title and front fly, some wear to corners and edges, a very good copy generally. An English man & woman are stranded on an island inhabited by Cannibals who worship Tu-Kila-Kila. The taboo of the title seems to be that of cohabiting while unmarried. A scarce book in the pictorial cloth; other bindings exist. The first edition was published by Chatto in 1890; an American edition appeared from Burt in the same year. 
Price: 90.00 CAD
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4 Atwood (Margaret) Dreams of the Animals.

[Toronto: Michael Ondaatje, 1970]. First edition. Broadside, a single sheet measuring 11 X 11 inches. Reproduces the author's holograph, a poem and illustration in circular form. Fine condition. Issued by Ondaatje as Rhinoceros 1, so indicated in the upper margin. 
Price: 55.00 CAD
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Water-Pipes & Moonlight., Ball (Nelson)
5 Ball (Nelson) Water-Pipes & Moonlight.

Toronto: Weed/Flower Press, 1969. First edition. Pale blue wrappers. A bit of dust soiling, light edge wear, about fine. 150 copies printed. 
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6 Barbarian Press. [Shakespeare]. Thou Hast most traitorously corrupted the youth ....

Vancouver: Barbarian Press, 1986. A broadside, one sheet measuring 9.5 x 12.5 inches, printed in orange & black on cream stock. Text is a short segment from Shakespeare's HENRY VI, Pt. ii. Printed by Crispin & Jan Elsted at Barbarian Press in Exile - Third Vancouver Antiquarian Book Fair - Arts of the Book Exhibition - March/April MCMLXXXVI. Faint edge wear, some light creases to lower margin, fine condition otherwise. The orange text is fairly light on this copy - others we have seen are darker. 
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The Second Mate., Bedford-Jones (Henry)
7 Bedford-Jones (Henry) The Second Mate.

Garden City: Garden City Publishing Co., 1924. Early reprint. Original color pictorial wrappers. Paper browning, hole in back cover near spine, a couple of creases to upper corner of cover, an attractive very good copy. The first edition was published in the same format, in 1923. On the spine is: No. 9 - there is a numbered list of novels on the back which includes this one, but no series title [Pocket Copyrights]. 
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I Come to the Meeting..., Belford (Ken)
8 Belford (Ken) I Come to the Meeting...

[Prince George]: Gorse Press, April 1979. A broadside poem, one sheet measuring 8.5 x 11.5, printed in two colours. One of 100 numbered copies. Fine condition. 
Price: 35.00 CAD
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Sign Language., Belford (Ken)
9 Belford (Ken) Sign Language.

Prince George: Repository - Gorse Press, 1979. First edition. Green wrappers, front cover lettered in black. Signed by Belford on the half-title page, with a couple of ink corrections in the text. A fine copy. 
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IFS - For Girls (With apologies to Rudyard Kipling)., Bland (Alfred John)
10 Bland (Alfred John) IFS - For Girls (With apologies to Rudyard Kipling).

Vancouver: City Archives, 1953. A small broadside poem - a single leaf on glossy paper, measuring 5 X 7.5 inches. Fine condition. A poem written in 1942. Bland was born in Ottawa in 1875. 
Price: 25.00 CAD
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Frame of Film..., Bowering (George)
11 Bowering (George) Frame of Film...

Vancouver, [1974?]. First edition of this short poem. A single leaf, once folded, making a 4-page booklet. The poem occupies only one page, the other three are blank. A fine copy. Scarce. 
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Just Five., Bowering (George)
12 Bowering (George) Just Five.

Vancouver: Printed for the Pacific Northwest Library Association Conference, 1982. Published by Crispin & Jan Elsted at The Barbarian Press, in an edition of one hundred copies. First edition. Fine copy. A single leaf, once folded, printed in black & green. Prints a single 12-line poem. Scarce. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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My lips were red., Bowering (George)
13 Bowering (George) My lips were red.

[Vancouver]: Printed at Cobblestone Press for William Hoffer, 1976. First edition. A broadside, printed in red & black. 15 inches X 11.25 inches. Proof or trial version, untrimmed, the text not centered. Fine condition. The entire published edition was 126, of which 26 were lettered copies, signed by Bowering. This copy is not signed or numbered. A handsome broadside. Woodsworth A6b (not mentioning this untrimmed version). An advance issue. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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My lips were red., Bowering (George)
14 Bowering (George) My lips were red.

[Vancouver]: Printed at Cobblestone Press for William Hoffer, 1976. First edition. A broadside, printed in red & black. 15 inches X 9.5 inches. Fine condition. Of an edition of 126, this is one of 100 numbered copies, signed by Bowering. A handsome broadside. Woodsworth A6a. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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My lips were red., Bowering (George)
15 Bowering (George) My lips were red.

[Vancouver]: Printed at Cobblestone Press for William Hoffer, 1976. First edition. A broadside, printed in red & black. 15 inches X 9.5 inches. Fine condition. Of an edition of 126, this is one of 26 lettered copies, signed by Bowering. A handsome broadside. Woodsworth A6b. 
Price: 125.00 CAD
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Spencer & Groulx. from the forthcoming novel Caprice., Bowering (George)
16 Bowering (George) Spencer & Groulx. from the forthcoming novel Caprice.

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1985. First edition. Brown pictorial boards. Of 326 copies printed, this is one of 26 lettered copies in boards, signed by Bowering. Fine copy. A chapbook, printing a short excerpt from Bowering's then-forthcoming novel CAPRICE. This book saw very limited distribution, and is consequently very uncommon. Designed by Robert Bringhurst. Woodsworth A35b. 
Price: 100.00 CAD
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Spencer & Groulx. from the forthcoming novel Caprice., Bowering (George)
17 Bowering (George) Spencer & Groulx. from the forthcoming novel Caprice.

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1985. First edition. Brown pictorial wrappers, sewn. Of 326 copies printed, this is one of 300 numbered copies in wrappers, signed by Bowering. Fine copy. A chapbook, printing a short excerpt from Bowering's then-forthcoming novel CAPRICE. This book saw very limited distribution, and is consequently very uncommon. Designed by Robert Bringhurst. Woodsworth A35a. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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Spencer & Groulx. from the forthcoming novel Caprice., Bowering (George)
18 Bowering (George) Spencer & Groulx. from the forthcoming novel Caprice.

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1985. First edition. Brown pictorial wrappers, sewn. Of 326 copies printed, this is one of 300 numbered copies in wrappers, signed by Bowering. Fine copy. This copy is flat, unfolded, but otherwise identical to the regular edition in wrappers. An unusual, pre-publication state. A chapbook, printing a short excerpt from Bowering's then-forthcoming novel CAPRICE. This book saw very limited distribution, and is consequently uncommon. Designed by Robert Bringhurst. Woodsworth A35a. 
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The Owl's Eye., Bowering (George)
19 Bowering (George) The Owl's Eye.

Windsor: Orange Bear Reader, [1970]. First edition. A broadside printing a single poem, on gray paper, printed in black. Size is 10 X 13 inches. In the original folder, darker gray, designed and printed in orange. Publisher's new address stamped on the back cover. Issued as Orange Bear Reader Number Seven. Printed at the Coach House Press. There were 500 copies issued. Very fine condition. In the original publisher's large white envelope, designed in orange. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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Ice Crystals., Brand (Tink) [Katherine].
20 Brand (Tink) [Katherine]. Ice Crystals.

(Yellowknife?, The Author, 1975). Original white wrappers, stapled. 32 pages. Light edge wear, a very good copy. Inscribed and signed by the author in 1975. This is copy #13 of an unknown number published. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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