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  • WOODCOCK, George, editor (Wyndham Lewis)
    "Wyndham Lewis in Canada", comprising most of Canadian Literature no. 35, Winter 1968

    Vancouver: University of British Columbia, 1968. Card covers. Fine copy. Articles by J. Stanley Murphy, Anne Wyndham Lewis, C.J. Fox, Sheila Watson, Lorne Pierce, W.K. Rose, and Wyndham Lewis. ; Tall octavo; 100 pages

    Book ID: 55166
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  • (LEWIS, Wyndham)
    WYNDHAM LEWIS: the early decades. September 18 - October 26, 1985

    New York: Washburn Gallery, 1985. pp [8], including covers. Colour reproductions. Exhibition catalogue. Fine copy.; Octavo

    Book ID: 55157
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  • MATERER, Timothy [Wyndham Lewis]
    WYNDHAM LEWIS THE NOVELIST.

    Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1976. Tan cloth. 189, [3] pp. Fine copy, no previous owner marks, in a VG dust jacket.

    Book ID: 16477
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  • GALE, Zona
    YELLOW GENTIANS AND BLUE

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Appleton, 1927. Cloth & boards. Slight yellowing to page edges, else fine. Dust jacket has a three inch closed tear to upper inner corner of front panel and minor wear to spine ends, VG+ otherwise, attractive. A short story collection by this Wisconsin writer who won a Pulitzer Prize for he dramatization of her novel MISS LULU BETT.

    Book ID: 43215
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  • YOSHE KALB. Introduction by Isaac Beshivis Singer. Translated from the Yiddish by Maurice Samuel (THE SINNER) by SINGER, I.J.
    SINGER, I.J.
    YOSHE KALB. Introduction by Isaac Beshivis Singer. Translated from the Yiddish by Maurice Samuel (THE SINNER)

    Edition: First of this edition

    New York: Harper & Row, 1965. Black cloth. Very light yellowing to fore edges, else fine in fine, price-clipped jacket. First published in English in 1933 as THE SINNER.

    Book ID: 46359
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  • YOU CAN'T KEEP A GOOD WOMAN DOWN. Stories. by Walker, Alice
    Walker, Alice
    YOU CAN'T KEEP A GOOD WOMAN DOWN. Stories.

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1981. White cloth spine and mulberry boards. Remains of lower corners of a white label at bottom margin of white front front free endpaper (no skinning. probably once a review copy); small soil spot to inner margin of rear cover; black star rubber stamped to front past edown (hidden by jacket flap) and also printed onto lower outer corner of the rear board; faint foxing to top page edges; the book is otherwise fine and fresh. Price-clipped dust jacket has sunning to the small mauve oval on spine, as usual; soft crease and minute rubbing to foot of spine; black star printed to lower outer corner of rear cover; creases to front flap; else…

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    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1981. White cloth spine and mulberry boards. Remains of lower corners of a white label at bottom margin of white front front free endpaper (no skinning. probably once a review copy); small soil spot to inner margin of rear cover; black star rubber stamped to front past edown (hidden by jacket flap) and also printed onto lower outer corner of the rear board; faint foxing to top page edges; the book is otherwise fine and fresh. Price-clipped dust jacket has sunning to the small mauve oval on spine, as usual; soft crease and minute rubbing to foot of spine; black star printed to lower outer corner of rear cover; creases to front flap; else fine, very bright. A collection of 14 short stories by this much-esteemed African-American writer, scarce in first edition. I presume the printed and rubber stamped black stars are remainder marks of some sort. The star on the book and especially on the jacket seem to me to have been done by the publisher and not by some jobber.; Octavo

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    Book ID: 7085
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  • BAINBRIDGE, Beryl
    YOUNG ADOLF

    Edition: First printing

    London: Duckworth, 1978. Black boards. 1980 ink name of a noted Canadian author to the front free endpaper, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has a new publisher's price sticker beside the clip, else fine. A novel based on the months in 1912 that Adolf Hitler is alledged by some to have spent in Liverpool draft-dodging.

    Book ID: 13571
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  • Yates, Richard
    Young Hearts Crying

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Delacorte, 1984. Advance uncorreted proof, light blue card covers. Creases, light soiling to covers, corner curling, just good.; Octavo 0385292694

    Book ID: 48592
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  • O'RIORDAN, Conal (1874-1948)
    YOUNG LADY DAZINCOURT

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Collins, 1926. Blue cloth stamped in red. Spine very slightly sunned, nicks to tips; VG clean & unworn copy otherwise. An uncommon novel by this Anglo-Irish novelist and dramatist who from 1909-15 was driectory of the Abbey Theatre. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 4298
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  • WODEHOUSE, P.G.
    YOUNG MEN IN SPATS

    Edition: First Canadian Edition

    McClelland & Stewart, 1936. Red cloth lettered in black. 312 pp. Small ink name at front, light yellowing to page edges, soft vertical ridge on spine, VG jacketless copy otherwise. Printed Toronto, T.H. Best, from UK plates. The UK edition was published 3 April, 1936, and has the same stories as this Canadian edition. The US edition was published 24 July, 1936, and contained 9 of these 11 stories and added 3 new ones. This Canadian edition possibly preceded the US edition. One of PGW's better collections of short stories, including one of his personal favourites, "The Amazing Hat Mystery". McIlvaine A55a.12.

    Book ID: 41690
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  • SANGSTER, Margaret E.
    YOUR BOOK AND MINE.

    Edition: First Edition

    New York: Carroll Press, 1923. Light brown boards. 120, [8] pp. Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard inserted. Small chip to head of spine; text paper lightly tanned; foxing to blank recto of frontispiece offset a bit onto facing blank page; gilt stamping on front cover dulled; else a VG clean and unworn copy. A collection of verse and prose.

    Book ID: 12314
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  • CONRAD, Joseph
    YOUTH. TYPHOON. THE END OF THE TETHER. With an Introduction by Leo Gurko and illustrations by Robert Shore

    Avon, CT: Heritage Press, 1972. Quarter bound in light blue cloth and colour illustrated boards, sprinkled page edges, 7 colour illustrations. Spine slightly sunned, else fine in fine dark blue card slipcase. With the issue of the Sandglass brochure laid in. 1.5 kg parcel; Quarto

    Book ID: 49761
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  • Anderson, Sherwood
    ZLY SMIECH. Powiesc

    Warsaw: Bibljoteka Groszowa, 1928. First Polish edition of DARK LAUGHTER (1925), translated by Barbary Zanowny. Pictorial wrappers with yapp edges. Yellowing to first and last page from offsetting; nicks to yapp edges; original tissue wrapper present (yellowed, small chips & tears); rubber stamped date (Dec. 18, 1929) above imprint on title page; VG+ copy otherwise, text clean and fresh.; Octavo

    Book ID: 24318
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  • ZOLA. Translated from the French by Mary Balairdie Green and Frederick C. Green. by BARBUSSE, Henri (Émile Zola)
    BARBUSSE, Henri (Émile Zola)
    ZOLA. Translated from the French by Mary Balairdie Green and Frederick C. Green.

    Edition: First UK printing

    London: Dent, 1932. Light blue cloth. 279 pp + 7 plates. Slightest of spine darkening, else a fine, jacketless copy. A study of the great French novelist by another noted French novelist.

    Book ID: 3925
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  • BEERBOHM, Max
    ZULEIKA DOBSON. Illustrations by Michael Kirkham

    London: Folio Society, 2008. First edition with these illustrations. Illustrated boards in slipcase, colour illustrations. Fine copy. Slipcase has slight soiling, VG otherwise. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 47891
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