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Chippewa Woman By The Water., Ferrier (Ian)
41 Ferrier (Ian) Chippewa Woman By The Water.

[np/nd 1975?]. A poetry broadside, one sheet measuring 14 X 20 inches. Printed in black on cream laid paper. Some creases to the left edge, a bit of discoloration to corners, but nice otherwise. A scarce broadside. The estimated date is from the UVic copy. Publication details unknown. 
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Mango Woman. Eight Erotic Poems by Mona Fertig., Fertig (Mona)
42 Fertig (Mona) Mango Woman. Eight Erotic Poems by Mona Fertig.
Salt Spring Island: Mother Tongue Press, (1996). First edition. 
From the publisher's catalogue description: "7 1/4" x 9 1/2". 24 pages. French flap 80 lb. Classic Columns marigold cover, recycled acid-free. Cover; letterpressed title and a lino print of mango. 3 colour printing (gold, green and Magenta). Inside; two tipped-in colour photos of paintings of mangoes by Annie Knoop & Irises by Nicola Wheston. Exquisite hand-made lavender deckled endpapers with bougainvillaea. Text on French salmon parchtone. Blank parchment papers." This is the first edition. A handsome chapbook. Upper corner slightly bumped, otherwise condition is fine. 
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The Great Northland., Garratt (Elwood A.)
43 Garratt (Elwood A.) The Great Northland.

(Toronto: The Author, 1940). First edition. Beige printed wrappers, stapled. A 6-page booklet. Wrappers darkening at edges, some mild creasing and small blemishes; a clean very good copy. Inscribed by the author, signed with his initials, and with a typed poem by him pasted to the verso of the first leaf. Garratt, who died in 1950, was a teacher in Ontario and Manitoba during the late 19th century. A short biography of him appears on the site Memorable Manitobans, produced by the Manitoba Historical Association. An uncommon book. 
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Wayside Echoes. Poems., Gilbert (Sophia)
44 Gilbert (Sophia) Wayside Echoes. Poems.
Toronto: Printed for the Author by William Briggs, 1894. First edition. 
Dark green decorative cloth designed and lettered in silver. Floral end papers. Frontispiece portrait. A bit spotty, but a decent, bright copy. Canadian poetry, sentimental and patriotic. 
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sex at thirty-one., Gold (Artie)
45 Gold (Artie) sex at thirty-one.

[Prince George, BC, 1978]. First edition. A poetry broadside, measuring 11 X 11 inches. Printed on heavy brown stock, cut of tragicomic masks at the top. Fine condition. Apparently printed by Gold himself in an edition of 80 copies. Signed by Gold. 
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Reflections And Distortions. Venerean Vignettes. Arthur Goldreich: Images. Words: Woodruff W. Wood., Goldreich (Arthur) and Woodruff W. Wood.
46 Goldreich (Arthur) and Woodruff W. Wood. Reflections And Distortions. Venerean Vignettes. Arthur Goldreich: Images. Words: Woodruff W. Wood.

Vancouver: Cobblestone Press, 1980. First edition. 40 leaves plus colophon and title leaves, loose in an ivory cardstock folder, unlettered, all within a manila envelope which is ruled and lettered on the front in red & black. Limited to 200 numbered copies, signed by Goldreich and Wood. Fine condition, the manila envelope has a few tears along folds. A nicely printed portfolio; the text is printed on Byronic Text, Arctic White, & bound in Strathmore Grandee Cover, Mantilla Ivory. The offset lithographic reproductions were printed at Benwell-Atkins Limited, Vancouver. Goldreich, who died in 2011, was a South African-Israeli abstract painter, a prominent figure in the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa and a colleague of Nelson Mandela. 
Price: 200.00 CAD
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Oscar Wilde. Translated, with an Introduction, by Barry Asker., Greve (Felix Paul) [Frederick Philip Grove].
47 Greve (Felix Paul) [Frederick Philip Grove]. Oscar Wilde. Translated, with an Introduction, by Barry Asker.

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1984. First edition in English. Beige silk, decorative paper labels on spine and front cover. Brown end papers. Printed in brown & black. Of an edition of 106 copies, this is one of 90 bound in Coromandel silk. A fine copy. Issued as Publications of the F.P. Greve Seminar, Number One. Originally published in German in 1903. A handsome book, nicely produced. Woodsworth A32a. 
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Sam Slick's Wise Saws and Modern Instances; or, What He Said, Did, Or Invented. In Two Volumes., Haliburton (Thomas Chandler)
48 Haliburton (Thomas Chandler) Sam Slick's Wise Saws and Modern Instances; or, What He Said, Did, Or Invented. In Two Volumes.

London: Hurst and Blackett, 1853. Second edition. The two volumes bound in half-calf & marbled boards, spines designed and lettered in gilt. Marbled end papers. Top edge gilt. No half-titles, ads not bound at the end of Vol II. A bit of scuffing to spine and along hinges, some shelf wear to tips, otherwise a clean and decent set, with the hinges a bit tender but entirely intact. Published the same year as the first edition, anonymously. 
Price: 150.00 CAD
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49 Haliburton (Thomas Chandler) The Clockmaker; or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville. First Series/Second Series.
NY: William H. Colyer, 1840. Later edition; first published in 1836. 
Original paper-covered boards, brown cloth spine, with printed paper spine label. Boards worn, wear to spine ends, label scratched and barely legible, scattered foxing throughout; basically very good otherwise. 19th century library label from Pittsfield [NY] on inner front cover. This volume contains both the first and second series, but paginated continuously; the title page of the Second Series is page [115]. A classic of Canadian humour first published in 1836, there are many editions. 
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Giving Blood in Detroit., Hall (Phil)
50 Hall (Phil) Giving Blood in Detroit.

[Windsor: Flat Singles Press, 1970]. An illustrated poetry broadside, measuring 10 X 14 inches. Printed in black on cream stock. Signed by Hall at the bottom, in red. Fine condition 
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Contrasts., Harris (Lawren)
51 Harris (Lawren) Contrasts.
Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, (1922). First edition. 
Black cloth designed and lettered in orange. Pictorial end papers in orange & black. Illustrated half-title, title page, and five divisional leaves throughout the text. Spine lettering is faded but legible, light edge wear, a clean very good copy. Cover and interior art by the author. Lawren Harris's very scarce book of verse, published in 1922. 
Price: 500.00 CAD
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Seawrack., Helwig (David)
52 Helwig (David) Seawrack.

Victoria: Frog Hollow Press, 2013. First edition. Stiff decorative wrappers. A fine copy. This is one of 80 numbered copies in this format; there were also 30 produced in hard covers. Issued as Volume 7 in the publisher's Contemporary Canadian Poets series. 
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A Broadside dated January 12, 1986. Beginning: In an unusual departure...., Hoffer (William)
53 Hoffer (William) A Broadside dated January 12, 1986. Beginning: In an unusual departure....

Vancouver: William Hoffer & The Well Defended Press, 1986. A single sheet on stiff white stock, printed in black. Fine condition. Issued by Hoffer as the cover to his list 64, this is one of the unfolded copies which were handed out in the shop to visitors and friends. A continuation of the diatribe between Hoffer & Brian Fawcett. Woodsworth A38. 
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A Broadside dated January 12, 1986. Beginning: In an unusual departure...., Hoffer (William)
54 Hoffer (William) A Broadside dated January 12, 1986. Beginning: In an unusual departure....

Vancouver: William Hoffer & The Well Defended Press, 1986. A single sheet on stiff white stock, printed in black. Fine condition. Issued by Hoffer as the cover to his list 64, this is one of the unfolded copies which were handed out in the shop to visitors and friends. A continuation of the diatribe between Hoffer & Brian Fawcett. Woodsworth A38. 
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The Thing About Things., Hood (Andrew)
55 Hood (Andrew) The Thing About Things.

Victoria: Frog Hollow Press, 2011. First edition. Beige pictorial cloth, beige end papers. Illustrated title page. A fine copy. This is one of 30 copies bound in cloth, of a total edition of 100. A short prose work. 
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The Little Green Glove and Other Stories., Hoskin (Mary)
56 Hoskin (Mary) The Little Green Glove and Other Stories.

[Toronto: Blake, 1920]. First edition. Green cloth, front cover stamped in blind and lettered in gilt. Six inserted plates, all present. Some small stains to binding, one page wrinkled; a piece torn from front end paper, removing part of an inscription. This copy is unfortunately lacking its title page. Publication data was obtained from WorldCat. A very scarce collection. 
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Wide Horizons., Jaques (Edna)
57 Jaques (Edna) Wide Horizons.

Moose Jaw: The Times Company, [1934]. First edition. Green wrappers lettered in gold, stapled. Frontispiece portrait of Jaques. Original printed spiderweb glasine intact, with some chipping to the upper front cover. The frontispiece is signed by Jaques, dated 1934. A fragile little booklet. 
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58 Jones (D.G.) (Coach House Press) Under the Thunder the Flowers Light up the Earth.

This is not the book, but a poster for this Coach House Press book, published in 1977. It measures about 18 X 17 inches. Printed in color, most of the poster is taken up by a reproduction of the David Milne Dry point, Blue Sky Palgrave, 2nd version. A few wrinkles at margins, but about fine. An uncommon advertising poster. 
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The Birth of God., Kearns (Lionel)
59 Kearns (Lionel) The Birth of God.

London: Trigram Press, 1968. First edition. A single sheet, twice folded to make a small booklet. Some light edge wear, about fine. This is also sometimes seen flat, unfolded, as a broadside. This copy is on brown stock, lettered in black; evidently a trial copy, written within is: "black on brown coppermill". We have had other copies, on different papers, similarly marked. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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60 Kinsella (W.P.) Chapter One of a Work in Progress.
Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1988. First edition. 
[16]pp. Original wrappers, stitched. This is copy 44 of 300 numbered copies, signed by Kinsella. The entire edition was 326. A fine copy. Woodsworth A54a. 
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