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That Which Hath Wings

By: DeHan, Richard

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, S.B. Gundy: 1918

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004107

Condition: Good


Original green cloth with biplane pictorial on boards. Previous owner's name. Front hinge crack carefully reglued. No other writing or damage except faint foxing to prelims. A love story of WWI, in the saccharine, sensational language of the day. 625 pp. View more info

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The Sower of the Wind

By: Dehan, Richard

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Thornton Butterworth Limited: 1927

Edition: First Published 1927

Seller ID: 004282

Condition: Very Good


Original grey cloth on boards. Blends cross-cultural romance with a plan for an Aboriginal republic in the Kimberley area of Australia. 446 pp. View more info

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The Man of Iron

By: DeHan, Richard (Clotilde Graves)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, S.B. Gundy: 1915

Seller ID: 009765

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Green cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Graves (1863-1932) was born in a military setting in Ireland, from which the family moved to England in 1872. She came to be known as a successful playwright. Although trained in a convent she smoked, was an ardent fly-fisher, and rode a tricycle. the Man of Iron has 815 pp., so it will probably need more than default postage. Please see two other Dehan titles listed separately. View more info

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The Iron Woman

By: Deland, Margaret

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., A.L. Burt: 1911

Seller ID: 000693

Condition: Good


Original red cloth with white lettering on boards, no DJ. P.O.N. 478 pp. plus ads. View more info

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The Way of an Eagle

By: Dell, Ethel M.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1912

Edition: Fifth Impression

Seller ID: 007088

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original dull green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Front hinge cracked and glued. The troops are in a bad way, at war in the middle of India. Their longed-for reinforcements will not arrive in time. The Brigadier-General has given his daughter into the hands of another soldier for her safekeeping. Thus begins the tale which went through thirty printings in its first three years. 406 pp. View more info

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The Way of an Eagle

By: Dell, Ethel M.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Copp Clark Company, Limited:

Seller ID: 007450

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original bright red cloth on boards. First free endpaper removed. No writing. Opens in the midst of a battle in India during the British occupation. 368 pp. View more info

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The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

By: Dick, R. A. (Josephine Leslie)

Price: $400.00 USD

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff-Davis Publishing Company: 1945

Edition: First (No additional printings)

Seller ID: 010817

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth on boards. No DJ. No writing except previous owner's initials. Despite well-intentioned warnings, the Widow Muir moves into a rather decrepit cottage. The one she meets there turns into a special friend. 174 pp. View more info

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A Christmas Carol; In Prose

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus Company:

Seller ID: 012425

Condition: Good Plus


Green cloth on boards. Note: This is a prose edition. 196 pp. plus Altemus catalog. View more info

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Barnardo Boy

By: Diltz, Bert C.

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Initiative Publishing House, Inc.: 1982

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 004124

ISBN: 0889510245

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Pictorial DJ uncredited. A novelette based on the experience of an English orphan boy brought to Canada in the late 1800's to improve his life. As too often is the case, he is taken advantage of as a source of cheap labour by any number of "guardians". 136 pp. View more info

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Ships of Youth; A Study of Marriage in Modern India

By: Diver, Maud

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., A.L. Burt Co.: 1931

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007118

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Striking DJ cover art of young woman with riding crop. DJ badly chipped and worn, barely holding together. Researching this title led me to discover the degree to which British and Indian relations at many levels were surrounded by stereotypes and prejudice. Sequel to A Wild Bird. 496 pp. View more info

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Furlough from Heaven

By: Dreifuss, Jerome

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Crown Publishers: 1946

Seller ID: 008325

Condition: Very Good


Original grey cloth on boards. Previous owner's name and date. "This story is about a visit Leonardo Da Vinci paid to New York City on a Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday in June of 1941." 254 pp. View more info

Twenty Years After; A Historical Romance (Being the Continuation of the Three Musketeers)

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., R.F. Fenno and Co.: 1899

Seller ID: 008491

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original illustrated blue cloth on boards. Cover fading and edge soil. Triumphs over Cardinal Richelieu and Milady are behind them. Civil war endangers France, and England is in turmoil under Cromwell. Their greatest opponent in Milady's son. 513 pp. View more info

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Twenty Years After (Library of Classics)

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Collins Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 011020

Condition: Very Good in Slipcase


Maroon leather on flexible boards. Previous owner's neat name stamp. Slipcase has edge wear. "Twenty Years After" The Three Musketeers. D'Artagnan is still a lieutenant. 712 pp. Top edges gilt. View more info

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The Forty-Five Guardsmen(Sequel to Chicot the Jester)

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $18.00 USD

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

Seller ID: 011903

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. Third volume of "Valois Romances". Previous owner's names and date (1927). Warning: Be sure to read them in order (Queen Margot, Chicot, and 45 Guardsmen). 484 pp. View more info

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The Black Tulip

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London/ New York, Dent/ Dutton: 1963

Seller ID: 012693

Condition: Good Plus


Blue cloth on boards. Plastic wrapper over DJ. A classic story of spite among tulip growers of Holland who pay an inappropriate price for a black tulip only to destroy it, thus keeping secret its humble origin. 248 pp. View more info

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The Best of a Bad Job; A Hearty Tale of the Sea

By: Duncan, Norman

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Fleming H. Revell: 1912

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007193

Condition: Very Good


Original dark green blindstamped cloth on boards, lettered in white. Previous owner's name blacked out. An author popular for his sea stories, especially of Newfoundland. This one is a recollection by one old sailor of another one he knew and his sickly, orphaned grandson. 204 pp. plus catalog. View more info

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The Magpie

By: Durkin, Douglas

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Hodder & Stoughton, Limited: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012173

Condition: Good to Very Good


Red cloth on boards. Two pinholes in spine. A novel of postwar disillusionment. Shortly after Durkin completed this novel he joined forces with Martha Ostenso for a long and profitable relationship. The Magpie is important also for portrayal of increasing sexual freedom for women. 330pp. View more info

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The Making of Harry Cossaboom

By: Edson, Jerrod

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Dream Catcher Publishing, Inc.: 2000

Seller ID: 007211

Condition: Fine


Original trade paperback. A Saint John bus driver searches for meaning and finds it in the face of the inevitable. ISBN 1-894372-08-5. 133 pp. plus bio. View more info

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Centrum

By: Elman, M. Daniel

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Self-published (?): 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 011800

ISBN: 141968535X

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. No publisher found. Inscribed and signed by author. "Three young adults are caught in a web of events occurring from the final stages of World War II to the promise of Expo58." - Abstract. 323 pp. View more info

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A Lover for Anne

By: Erskine, Sylvia

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Carnival Books:

Edition: No. 906

Seller ID: 000076

Condition: Good


Previously published as Men Call Her Tramp. Colour cover features nubile blonde skinny-dipping, suddenly to discover a dark-haired Lothario looking on. Will they get together ? Cover glued along spine after staples pulled through. Minor cover cracks along lower spine, front and back. Fifty years old, and still bright and clean ! 130 pp. View more info