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Call of the North

By: White, Stewart Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Triangle Books: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000897

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. DJ has piece missing at bottom of spine. SEE SCAN. Ned Trent had bucked the powerful factor of the local Hudson's Bay outlet, who then sentenced Ned to "la longue traverse". Then he met the factor's daughter ... 260 pp. P.O.N. View more info

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A Bishop Out of Residence

By: Whitechurch, Victor L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press:

Seller ID: 008613

Condition: Very Good


Original dark green cloth bordered in black on boards. Previous owner's name and date (1924). A bishop from the city retires to a country parish for "rest and relaxation." It's not to be ! 315 pp. View more info

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The Mankiller of the Foothills

By: Whitney, Elliott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Reilly and Lee Co.: 1936

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002587

Condition: Good Plus


Original tan cloth lettered and decorated in black on boards. Page heads state "The Boys' Big Game Series" on verso, and "The White Tiger of Nepal" on recto. 255 pp. plus teaser previews of three similar stories. General age-toning, but easily readable. View more info

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The Lassie of Glengarry

By: Wilbur, Mrs. R.M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, American Baptist Publication Society: 1894

Seller ID: 008606

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original grey-green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Tales from Scotland. 192 pp. View more info

The Picture of Dorian Gray

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Hartsdale House: 1931

Seller ID: 012870

Condition: Good Plus


Grey cloth with blue florals on boards. Previous owner's name. DJ worn all round, but no tears. "One of the most readable as well as most famous novels of all time."- DJ. View more info

The Bridge of San Luis Rey

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Albert and Charles Boni: 1928

Edition: 16th Printing of First Edition

Seller ID: 012660

Condition: Very Good


Grey cloth on boards. DJ worn with small tears along top. Very clean and well-illustrated. Five people die in a fall from the bridge, and Brother Juniper wonders why. 235 pp. View more info

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Viking's Rest; A Story of the Land of Evangeline

By: Williams, Frances Fenwick

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, F.D. Goodchild Co.: 1924

Seller ID: 006297

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original red cloth lettered in black on boards. A young female journalist from New York escapes to an Acadian country bungalow. 301 pp. View more info

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My Lost Duchess

By: Williams, Jesse Lynch

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Century Co.: 1908

Seller ID: 001392

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth decorated in lighter blue, gilt, and portrait pastedown. No DJ. Spine lettering worn. Nick, the protagonist, begins by watching women from his window, pursues one in particular, and then...? Five quaint colour drawings and a cover pastedown by Wallace Morgan illustrate this oh-so-Victorian glimpse of New York social life. Front free end paper missing. "Old Ladies Home" in ink script, and initials OLH on edges suggest that it was an infor... View more info

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The Brightener

By: Williamson, C.N. And A.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Burt: 1921

Seller ID: 000033

Condition: Fair


Apparently a later book, written substantially by "A.M." near or after the death of her husband and co-author, "C.N." Numerous EP scribbles in ink, PON, front hinge broken, and spine faded. 355 pp. plus brief ads. View more info

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Lady Betty Across the Water

By: Williamson, C.N. And A.M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Musson Book Company Ltd.: 1906

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002698

Condition: Good Plus


Original plum cloth with oval pastedown portrait and white lettering on boards. Front free endpaper missing. Corner and edge wear. "Old Ladies' Home" on title, and "OLH" on edges. Unusually fine art work by Orson Lowell in colour. 306 pp. View more info

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At the Mercy of Tiberius

By: Wilson, A.J. Evans

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock and Co. Limited:

Seller ID: 002594

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth fully decorated in yellow and lighter green. An outstanding copy of this volume from the popular works of Mrs. Wilson; a murder mystery said to be the author's favourite. Don't miss the photo ! Faint previous owner's name and address dated '15. Patterned endpapers duplicate the cover. Light age-toning. 397 pp. View more info

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Red Dragon Square

By: Wilson, Yvonne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Dreamcatcher Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 004996

ISBN: 1894372034

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original pictorial cover trade paperback. My suggestion is to check internet references for insight into this book. Very good condition. Inscribed by author, it is her second novel. 212 pp. plus bio. View more info

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Fireplay

By: Wingate, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Coward, McCann and Geoghegan,Inc.: 1977

Edition: First American Edition Stated

Seller ID: 001870

ISBN: 698-10846-9

Condition: Very Good


Original green paper boards with beige cloth spine. Colour illustrated DJ has minor top and bottom wear. A scheme to capture a Russian nuclear sub. 252 pp. View more info

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A Quiet Neighborhood

By: Winslow, Anne Goodwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Alfred A. Knopf: 1947

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 002116

Condition: Very Good


Original beige cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ has one tiny tear at top rear. Untrimmed front edges. "A subtle study of love and passing violence...framed by the serenity and peace of mind of a bygone day." 241 pp. plus A Note on the Type. View more info

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The Masked Battery

By: Wintle, Harold

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, A.M. Alexander: 1927

Edition: Made and Printed in Great Britain, 1927

Seller ID: 001079

Condition: Good


Original red cloth with black lettering on boards, no DJ. Large, bleached stain on spine, interior foxing, OW better than good. First edition of a rare work. A fanciful story of how life changes for a penniless man who discovers a spring of unusual water in his London backyard. 283 pp. View more info

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Three Men and a Maid

By: Wodehouse, P. G.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Co., Publishers: 1922

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011879

Condition: Good


Green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name stamps. Loose binding warranted gluing to secure. If you're a Wodehouse fan you'll be glad I rescued it since they are getting harder to find. 304 pp. View more info

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Sam the Sudden

By: Wodehouse, P.G.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toronto, F. D. Goodchild Co.:

Edition: NOISBN Fiction

Seller ID: 006295

Condition: Good Plus


Original red cloth lettered in black on boards. Rear hinge lightly cracked and glued. Library ink stamp with no further evidence. Edges grubby. No names or other writing. Believed First Canadian Edition. Ca. 1925. A complicated comedy perhaps only Wodehouse could imagine. 248 pp. View more info

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East Lynne (Library of Classics)

By: Wood, Mrs. Henry

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Collins Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 011018

Condition: Very Good


Maroon leather on flexible boards with ribbon bookmark. Impeccable condition in lightly worn box. A widely popular novel from 1860 based on adultery and double identities. One reviewer exclaims, "Wilkie Collins, eat your heart out !" It was staged repeatedly as a guaranteed success, and filmed at least once. Who will win this fine copy ? Top edges gilt. 644 pp. in handy purse or pocket size. View more info

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Mrs. Dalloway

By: Woolf, Virginia

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Hogarth Press: 1963

Edition: Eleventh Impression.

Seller ID: 012000

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. DJ has nickel-size piece missing. Twenty-four hours in the life of a London dowager. She is the "perfect hostess" yet lacks something in her makeup that even probing neighbours fail to discover. She was at heart a snob. 213 pp. View more info

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Soldiers of Misfortune; The Story of Otto Belleme

By: Wren, Percival Christopher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Longmans, Green, & Co.: 1931

Edition: Cheaper Edition

Seller ID: 010800

Condition: Very Good


Beige cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials the only marks. No damage. Oxford graduate becomes a prizefighter and then a Legionnaire, a parallel to Wren's own experience (although his entry into the Foreign Legion is not substantiated. 432 pp. View more info