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  • SAUNDERS, Marshall
    FOR THE OTHER BOY'S SAKE & other stories

    Edition: First Edition

    Philadelphia: Charles H. Banes, 1896. Green pictorial cloth stamped in gilt and dark green. pp 374, [2] + frontispiece with tissue guard + 6 other plates. Head and tail vignettes in text, title page in red and black. Book just a little leaned; spine lightly darkened; small spots to rear cover; front inner hinge cracked but firm; bit of foxing to rear endpapers; yellowing and minor foxing to rear endpapers; else a VG clean, tight and unworn copy, no owner names. 11 stories for younger readers, including "The Little Page", about a boy working as a page in Parliament in Ottawa and "The Two Kaloosas", about Indians in Nova Scotia. Good illustrations by Jane Hovey Allen. Her fourth book.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43017
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  • HILL, Douglas
    GALACTIC WARLORD

    Edition: First US printing

    New York: Atheneum, 1980. Bue cloth. (127) pp. Light shelf rubbing to lower edges of covers, else fine in fine jacket, no owner names, flap price intact. Canadian author's first novel, and the first volume of the Last Legionary quintet. Science fiction for younger readers.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 20181
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  • LEE, Dennis
    GARBAGE DELIGHT

    Toronto: Macmillan, (copyright 1977). Third printing. Quarto. colour pictorial boards without dust jacket, as issued. 64 pp. Fine copy, no previous owner marks. Verse for children, with colour and black & white illustrations by Frank Newfeld.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 42280
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  • MUNSCH, Robert
    GET ME ANOTHER ONE !

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 1982. Oblong octavo, stapled, in glossy illustrated card covers. Creases to front cover, VG otherwise, no owner names.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 41800
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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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Book: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 34187
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  • (LEE, Dennis)
    MAGOOK 1

    Toronto: Magook / McClelland & Stewart, 1977. Octavo, card covers (rear cover with flap). [48] pp, unpaged. Soft corner crease to front cover, else fine. First number of this anthology series for children. Contains "The Cottage at Crescent Beach" written and illustrated by Ann Blades. "I Eat Kids Yum Yum". a poem by Dennis Lee, which is inscribed by Lee to a collector and with an illustration by Frank Newfeld on facing page, and "The Halloween Switch" by G. Joan Morris.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 42437
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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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 42194
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