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Grave Sirs., Newlove (John)
101 Newlove (John) Grave Sirs.
Vancouver: Private Press of Robert Reid and Takao Tanabe, 1962. First 
First edition, first issue, in smooth black wrappers, front cover lettered with large wood type. Text printed in red & black. Apparently only about 200 copies were issued of what was originally an edition of 300; some unbound copies were reportedly destroyed in a flood. William Hoffer speculated that there were fewer than 100 copies issued in this first issue binding. The lower third of the front cover exhibits some sunning, there is some faint edge wear to the tips, and a couple of little spots on the rear wrappers; basically, a fine, as-new copy otherwise. Better than usual for this fragile book. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Three Poems., Newlove (John)
102 Newlove (John) Three Poems.

Prince George: Gorse Press, 1985. First edition. Three broadside poems, laid into a portfolio. Portfolio is cream, lettered in red, signed by Newlove on the front cover. Fine condition. Limited to 250 copies. Only the portfolio is signed, not the broadsides. Broadsides are printed in red & black, ruled in grey. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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103 Nichol (b.p.) Bored Messengers.

Prince George: Gorse Press, 1988. First edition of this selection. Mauve wrappers, front cover lettered in black. A short tear in the edge of the rear cover, slight wrinkling to edges, essentially fine. Poems from The Martyrology Bo(o)ks 7(VII), the title taken from a review by Susan Musgrave. Uncommon. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Talking Tree Trains., Oughton (John)
104 Oughton (John) Talking Tree Trains.

Toronto: Coach House Press, 1973. First edition. Oblong pictorial wrappers, black end papers. Some faint wear, basically fine. Limited to 500 copies. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Trail of the Sword., Parker (Gilbert)
105 Parker (Gilbert) The Trail of the Sword.

This is a bind-up of the serialized parts of this novel, extracted from THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, 1893. It consists of 14 sections, of two leaves apiece, bound together in brown half-calf, the front cover lettered with the title in gilt. The sections span July 1 through October 7, 1893. Some rubbing and wear to the corners and edges, leather splitting along the front hinge, part of spine chipped away, end papers discolored, otherwise a very good copy. Large format, measuring 12 X 16 inches. Nicely presented, with all the original illustrations, as well as some additional plates which occupy the same leaves. There is no ownership signature or bookplate, and no evidence of who this was bound for, but it is the sort of thing that was sometimes created for the author when a work was serialized in this way. The regular edition was published the following year. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Wolfbane Fane., Payerle (George)
106 Payerle (George) Wolfbane Fane.

San Francisco & Vancouver: Kanchenjunga Press, 1977. First edition. Brown wrappers lettered in dark brown, sewn. Limited to 500 copies. Fine condition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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the kiss., Phillips (David)
107 Phillips (David) the kiss.

[Prince George]: Gorse Press, 1979. First edition. A broadside poem, one sheet measuring 8 x 12.25 inches. Printed on blue stock. Limited to 100 copies, signed by Phillips. A fine copy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Distance From The Locus., Reiss (Murray)
108 Reiss (Murray) Distance From The Locus.

Salt Spring Island: (m)Other Tongue Press, 2005. First edition. Pictorial wrappers, sewn. One of 125 numbered copies, signed by the author. One dent in the upper edge, a fine copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Swab's Prayer., Robinson (Brad)
109 Robinson (Brad) The Swab's Prayer.

[Vancouver], 1976. Broadside, a single sheet measuring 8.75 X 8.5 inches. Cream stock, text printed in black, type ornaments in magenta at top & bottom. Fine condition. At the bottom is printed: Brad Robinson / For the crew of the Sechelt Queen / Xmas, MCMLXXVI. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Snake Oil. A Portfolio of drawings by Joe Rosenblatt., Rosenblatt (Joe)
110 Rosenblatt (Joe) Snake Oil. A Portfolio of drawings by Joe Rosenblatt.

Toronto: Exile Editions, (1978). First edition. Loose leaves in a green cloth portfolio. Limited to 100 numbered copies, signed by Rosenblatt. Some faint dust soiling, but fine in a fine portfolio. Nicely printed, the binding by The Porcupine's Quill, Erin, Ontario. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Road Trips., Rosenblum (Rebecca)
111 Rosenblum (Rebecca) Road Trips.

Victoria: Frog Hollow Press, 2010. First edition. Green & white pictorial cloth, green end papers. Three rather attractive illustrations by an unknown artist. A fine copy. This is one of 30 copies bound in cloth, of a total edition of 100. A short prose work. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Wreck Of The White Bear, East Indiaman., Ross (Mrs [Ellen])
112 Ross (Mrs [Ellen]) The Wreck Of The White Bear, East Indiaman.

Two Volumes. Montreal: John Lovell, 1870. First edition. Blue-green cloth, spine ruled and lettered in gilt, front cover lettered in gilt script. Brown coated end papers. Some chipping to lower spines, shelf wear to edges and a bit of foxing, back cover of Volume 2 spotted and discolored, one signature starting in Volume 1; a very good set otherwise. The author, whose full name was Ellen Edith Alice McGregor Stalker Ross, came to Canada from Scotland in the early 1850s. She was the author of the novel VIOLET KEITH (1868), and several others. Copies of this novel are known in brown, maroon and blue cloth. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Red Bandana on the Night Train., Safarik (Allan)
113 Safarik (Allan) Red Bandana on the Night Train.

Burnaby: Blackfish Press, 1976. First edition. An illustrated poetry broadside, drawing by Leonard Brett. A single sheet measuring 9.5 X 14.5 inches. Fine condition. Limited to 100 numbered copies, signed by Safarik. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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hsin hsin ming. verses on the faith-mind. translated from the chinese, with an introduction, by Richard B. Clarke., Sengtsan [Translated by Richard B. Clarke] [Coach House Press].
114 Sengtsan [Translated by Richard B. Clarke] [Coach House Press]. hsin hsin ming. verses on the faith-mind. translated from the chinese, with an introduction, by Richard B. Clarke.

Toronto: Coach House Press, (1973). Small illustrated wrappers, stapled. A small 12-page booklet measuring about 3 x 4 inches. Fine condition. A very uncommon Coach House imprint. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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10 Poems., Sibum (Norm)
115 Sibum (Norm) 10 Poems.

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1985. First edition. Tan boards, black cloth spine with printed paper label. The front board is decorated with a reproduction of a menu. Title page and text printed in red & black. A fine copy. This is copy 100 of 100 numbered copies, signed by Sibum. Erratum slip laid in, printed in red & black. The book was designed and printed by Glenn Goluska at the Nightshade Press, Toronto; it was edited for the press by Robert Bringhurst, and handbound in Toronto by Michael Desjardins. Woodsworth A37. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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In Laban's Field., Sibum (Norm)
116 Sibum (Norm) In Laban's Field.

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1988. First edition. Red cloth, black leather spine designed and lettered in gilt. Brown end papers. A fine copy in the matching red cloth slipcase. This is one of 26 lettered copies, bound by Courtland Benson, signed by Sibum on the title page. Woodsworth A56. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Shadows of Beauty Lengthen., Sibum (Norm)
117 Sibum (Norm) The Shadows of Beauty Lengthen.

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1983. First edition. A broadside poem on a single sheet, measuring 9 X 13 inches. Printed in black and ruled in orange. Fine condition. Designed by Robert Bringhurst, this is one of 300 numbered copies, created for free distribution at the 1983 Vancouver Antiquarian Book Fair. An additional 26 copies were issued signed, in cloth bindings. An attractive and uncommon broadside. Woodsworth A30a. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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118 Sibum (Norm) The Shadows of Beauty Lengthen.

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1983. First edition. A broadside poem on a single sheet, measuring 9 X 13 inches. Printed in black and ruled in orange. Fine condition. Designed by Robert Bringhurst. The edition was of 300 numbered copies, created for free distribution at the 1983 Vancouver Antiquarian Book Fair. An additional 26 copies were issued signed, in cloth bindings. This copy is out-of-series, neither signed nor numbered. An attractive and uncommon broadside. Woodsworth A30a (variant). 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Faces. Pictures and Stories: Nick Sikkuark, Whale Cove N.W.T., Sikkuark (Nick)
119 Sikkuark (Nick) Faces. Pictures and Stories: Nick Sikkuark, Whale Cove N.W.T.
Yellowknife: Dept of Education, 1973. First edition. 
Oblong pictorial wrappers, stapled. Slight cover crease, a nice copy. Drawings accompanied by short verses. Sikkuark was an Inuit artist who died in 2013. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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120 Skelton (Robin) Patmos and Other Poems.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, (1955). First edition. 
Patterned boards printed in red & green. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket, a couple of tiny tears at edges; really quite a nice copy. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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