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  • MUSGRAVE, Susan
    GULLBAND THOUGHT MEASLES WAS A HAPPY ENDING. Illustrations by Rikki

    Edition: First printing

    Vancouver: J.J Douglas, 1974. Quarto, card covers. Rubber stamp of Canadian Book Information Centre at front; corner creases to front cover and first leaf; VG otherwise. Verse for children. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Book ID: 42475
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  • In Flanders Fields: The Story of the Poem by John McCrae. Illustrated by Janet Wilson by Granfield, Linda
    Granfield, Linda
    In Flanders Fields: The Story of the Poem by John McCrae. Illustrated by Janet Wilson

    Toronto: Stoddart, 1996. Second printing. Glossy pictorial boards. Ink owner name, else fine in fine jacket. A book for children quoting the text of the poem and giving some historical background, with colour illustrations and reproductions of archival material throughout. 1996 CLA Honour Book. First published by Lester Publishing in 1995. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.; Oblong quarto 0773729917

    Book ID: 48342
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  • Aubry, Claude, 1914-84
    La vengeance des hommes de bonne volonté. Dessins de Marcel Martin.

    Edition: First printing

    Montréal: Fides, 1944. Card covers, pp 70. Tanning to covers and text paper; tear to top margin of three leaves from careless opening, otherwise the leaves are unopened; corner creases to covers; VG otherwise. This was Canadian scholar and frequent reviewer of French-Canadian literature W.E. Collin's copy. It has his catalogue card laid in. A tale for children translated as The Christmas Wolf. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 47577
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  • Achard, Eugène
    Le bonhomme misère

    Edition: First printing

    Montréal: Librairie générale canadienne, 1943. Stapled in card covers, pp 75. Staples pulled away from inner margin of title leaf leaving tears; text paper tanned; VG+ otherwise. This was Canadian scholar and frequent reviewer of French-Canadian literature W.E. Collin's copy. It has his catalogue card laid in. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.; Squarish 16mo

    Book ID: 47564
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  • Major, Henriette
    Le Bout de Monde

    Edition: First Edition

    St-Lambért, Québec: Éditions Héritage, 1987. Glossy colour pictorial boards. [29] pp, colour illustrations. Book a bit leaned, VG clean, tight and unworn otherwise, no owner marks. "Une cane cherche le bout du monde. Elle rencontre plusieurs animaux qui n'arrivent pas à lui indiquer la route. Finalement, le bibou la mettra sur une pist. Mais saura-t-elle la suivre?" - rear cover.; Quarto 2762525691

    Condition: Very Good

    Book ID: 25823
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  • Achard, Eugène
    Le génie du rocher percé. Cinquième mille

    Montréal: Librairie générale canadienne, c1942. Card covers, pp 80. Illustrated. Text paper yellowed, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced. ; Squarish 16mo

    Book ID: 47541
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  • Achard, Eugène
    Le petit théâtre scolaire

    Montréal: Librairie générale canadienne, 1942. Paper covers, pp (126). Text paper toned; front cover has a short tear to inner margin and is neatly reattached; small tears to spine neatly repaired, good copy otherwise. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 47538
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  • Achard, Eugène
    Les aventures de frère renard (D'après saint François d'Assise et le fabuliste La Fontaine)

    Edition: First printing

    Montréal: Librairie générale canadienne, 1943. Stapled in card covers, pp 80. Staples pulled away from inner margin of title leaf leaving tears; text paper tanned; near fine otherwise. This was Canadian scholar and frequent reviewer of French-Canadian literature W.E. Collin's copy. It has his catalogue card laid in. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.; Squarish 16mo

    Book ID: 47542
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  • Boisvert, Laurent, 1923-
    Les aventures de Grain de Sel

    Edition: First printing

    Montréal: Chantecler, 1953. Card covers, pp (132). Corner crease to rear cover and last few leaves, else a fine, unopened copy. W.E. Collin's copy with his catalogue card laid in. First of a series of three novels for young people. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.; Octavo

    Book ID: 47539
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  • LOST IN THE ARCTIC: A Tale of Baffin's Bay by COOPER, A. B.
    COOPER, A. B.
    LOST IN THE ARCTIC: A Tale of Baffin's Bay

    London: The R.T.S. Office (Religious Tract Society), no date. Later printing, ca 193-? Octavo, grey decorated cloth stamped in black. pp (192) + colour frontispiece. Some boxing to page edges and occasionally in the text; VG copy otherwise, no owner names. Dust jacket has chips to tips of bit sunned spine, VG otherwise. A nice copy of this Arctic juvenile. A volume in the publisher's Crown Library series.

    Book ID: 34187
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  • Maxine, 1874-1957
    Miche, un petit gars de Coutances

    Edition: First printing

    Montréal: Beauchemin, 1941. Card covers, pp 155. VG+ copy. This was Canadian scholar and frequent reviewer of French-Canadian literature W.E. Collin's copy. It has his catalogue card laid in. A novel for young people. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 47568
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  • HARRIS, Christie
    MOUSE WOMAN AND THE VANISHED PRINCESS. Drawings by Douglas Tait

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto: McCelland and Stewart, 1976. Green cloth. Good b&w illustration. Dime-sized black felt tip pen spot on front free endpaper, near fine otherwise, in VG price-clipped jacket. A story based on Northwest Coast Indian mythology.; Octavo

    Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket

    Book ID: 44772
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  • DUGGAN, Paul
    MURPHY THE RAT: tales of Tough City. Poems. Pictures by Daniel Sylvestre

    Edition: First printing

    Red Deer, Alberta: Northern Lights / Red Deer College Press, 1992. Quarto, colour laminated boards. Fine copy.

    Book ID: 41786
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  • ROY, Gabrielle
    MY COW BOSSIE. Illustrated by Louise Pomminville. Translated from the French by Alan Brown

    Edition: First edition in English

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1988. Squarish octavo, glossy illustrated boards without jacket, as issue. Nice colour illustrations. Fine copy. Uncommon children's book.

    Book ID: 41263
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  • LEE, Dennis
    NICHOLAS KNOCK AND OTHER PEOPLE. Poems. Pictures by Frank Newfeld.

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: Macmillan, 1974. Quarto. Orange pictorial boards, brown endpapers. Bump at foot of spine,. else fine. Jacket has small tears, bit of rubbing at spine ends and outer corners, VG otherwise. Poetry for children by this noted Canadian poet with energetic colour illustrations by Frank Newfeld, one of Canada's best commercial book designers of the time. A modern Canadian children's book classic, reprinted many times since.

    Book ID: 42194
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  • ROKEBY-THOMAS, Anna E.
    NINGIYUK'S IGLOO WORLD. Pictures by James N. Howard

    Edition: First printing

    Chicago: Moody Press, 1972. Inscribed by Author; Blue boards. pp 94, [4]. Fine in near fine jacket. Inscribed by the author. An Eskimo novel for young people. Author lived with her missionary husband for three years among the Ekaluktuk people on Victoria Island in the Canadian Arctic.; Signed by Author

    Book ID: 44458
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  • PEYTON, K.M.
    NORTH TO ADVENTURE

    New York: Platt & Munk, 1965. Quarter bound in red cloth and blue boards. Small octavo. pp 206, [2]. Fine in very nearly fine price-clipped jacket. "An Exciting Story of Mystery and Danger in the Greenland Arctic" for younger readers. British author. Arctic juvenile.

    Book ID: 45378
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  • CONSTANTINEAU, Céline
    OLIVIER LE FORGERON

    Edition: First printing

    Québec / Amérique, 1985. Quarto, stapled in glossy color card covers. VG+ copy, no owner names.

    Book ID: 41538
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  • HILL, Douglas
    PLANET OF THE WARLORD

    Edition: First US printing

    New York: Atheneum, 1982. Khaki cloth. Fine in fine jacket. Science fiction novel for younger readers by this Canadian author, fourth volume of the Last Legionary quintet.

    Book ID: 43812
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  • ERSKINE, Laurie York
    RENFREW'S LONG TRAIL. Illustrations by Neil O-Keefe

    New York: Grosset & Dunlap, no date. 1930s or 40s reprint from plates of the Appleton-Century second printing. Red cloth stamped in black, endpaper maps. 1945 ink ownership inscription on half-title leaf mostly crossed out with black marker, corner of rear cover faded, occasional small soil spots, slight musty odour, else a VG jacketless copy. Juvenile fiction series about the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

    Book ID: 43380
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