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The Pied Printer's Primrose Path. A Typographical Nonsense Book

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Stamford, Connecticut, The Overlook Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005598


unnumbered pages (24pp.) light soiling to dustjacket, minor discoloration to top and bottom edges of boards View more info

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Fine Printing: The Private Press in Canada : A travelling exhibition organized by Alan Horne and Guy Upjohn for the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild, and The Friends of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

By: N/A

Price: $15.60

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto: 1995

Seller ID: Books008196


63 pages. As new: clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. Illustrated View more info

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Catalogue of the Citizen's Free Library of Halifax, N.S.

By: N/A

Price: $218.75

Publisher: Halifax, NS, J.R. Findlay: 1900

Seller ID: Books010897


viii, 165 pages. Wrapper tanned; small old call number to spine. Short closed tear to leaves from p. 135 through to rear cover. Binding is sound. View more info

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Harvard Judaica in the 21st Century

By: Berlin, Charles

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard Library: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007525


xxi, 235pp. Charles Berlin is the Lee M. Friedman Bibliographer in Judaica and Head, Judaica Division, Harvard Library. This book was published in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Judaica Division of the Harvard Library. View more info

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English - Russian Bookman's Glossary

By: Elizarenkova, T.P.

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Moscow, Publishing Office - Soviet Russia: 1962

Seller ID: Books002807


510pp. Boards sunned, stain to foot of spine. Clean interior, with "Printed in the USSR" purple stamp on title page. View more info

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Early Printers and Printing in the Canadas

By: Gundy, H. Pearson

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Toronto, Bibliographical Society of Canada: 1957

Seller ID: Books002820


v, 54pp. Faint beverage rings to front cover, date stamp to ffep. hand inked title to spine; else clean and unmarked in sound binding. View more info

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A Manual on Bookselling

By: Hale, Robert D. (ed.)

Price: $31.25

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books: 1980

Edition: Third edition

Seller ID: Books002801


xxiii, 438pp. Jacket spine sunned, small chips to extremities, price clipped. Clean unmarked interior. View more info

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A Pride of Gifts: Donations From Our Friends 1990-1994

By: Jocz, Anne, Katherine Martyn, eds.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto: 1994

Seller ID: Books008194


72 pages. As new: clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. Illustrated View more info

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Victorian Print Media: A Reader

By: King, Andrew; Plunkett, John; ( eds.)

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010855


xiv, 435pp. As new: clean and unmarked, with no spine crease. View more info

Image for GIFTS FROM OUR FRIENDS: AN EXHIBITION TO CELEBRATE THE FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FRIENDS OF THE THOMAS FISHER RARE BOOK LIBRARY.

GIFTS FROM OUR FRIENDS: AN EXHIBITION TO CELEBRATE THE FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FRIENDS OF THE THOMAS FISHER RARE BOOK LIBRARY.

By: Landon, Richard G.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto: 1990

Seller ID: Books008193


41 pages. As new: clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. View more info

Image for Paradis Terrestre (Earthly Paradise) : The Chronicle,  October, 1933,  Number 217

Paradis Terrestre (Earthly Paradise) : The Chronicle, October, 1933, Number 217

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Self published: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010989


26pp. This number festooned with photos: 36 images 1.8" square on six pages and a larger shot of the gut of Little Bras d'Or at sunset on page 1. Text is a series of bon mots, anecdotes and brief essays: travel on Cape Breton, "Poetry", "Òn being a grandfather"`, "Persian Curios", &c. Photos of Nova Scotia scenes, groups of people and antiquities: Cape Blomidon, Cape Split, Kejimkujic, Fairy lake, Maitland Falls, and many around Paradise &... View more info

Image for Letters and Cartoons from fgc to WIM 1916-1926 and brief reference to Caricature in Relation to Nature, Travel, Golf the Bible and Parochial Life

Letters and Cartoons from fgc to WIM 1916-1926 and brief reference to Caricature in Relation to Nature, Travel, Golf the Bible and Parochial Life

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Boston, Nathan Sawyer & Son, Inc.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010990


139 pages. Blue cloth with gilt to spine; grey paper printed in black. Number 8 of an edition of 300 copies, signed by Cooper and Morse. View more info

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The Diary of a Musketeer

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Boston, Nathan Sawyer & Son, Inc.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010991


71 pages plus numerous photo plates. Number 177 of an edition of 250 copies. Morse's small book ticket to front pastedown. View more info

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Eccentrics in Paradise and Other Essays.

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Nathan Sawyer & Son, Inc.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010992


94 pages plus plates. Number 18 of an edition of 250 copies. Pencil signature of a Morse relation to front free endpaper. Light wear to jacket. View more info

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Supplement to Local History of Paradise, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia (1684-1938)

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $93.75

Publisher: Boston, Nathan Sawyer & Son, Inc.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010993


A-N, 79 pages. Number 42 of an edition of 350 copies. Bookplate of a Morse relation to front free endpaper; stamp of the author on front pastedown. Chip off spine panel. View more info

Image for The Chronicle,  December, 1932,  Number 215

The Chronicle, December, 1932, Number 215

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Self published: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005381


47pp. Copy # 115 of 125, in original mailing envelope, pencil note to outside of envelope indicates that this was to be Sukie Morse's copy, book has the original glassine wrapper View more info

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The Chronicle, November 1940, Number 232

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Self published: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005384


43 pages, with a further 18 pages of photographs. Edition limited to 125 copies, stated on front cover. Numbered as No. 5 in pen to front endpaper. Short essays and anecdotes; in this number: a visit to the newly constructed Port Royal Habitation at Lower Granville Nova Scotia, reviews of Morse publications, a week`s visit in Old Lyme Connecticut at the Hilles family estate, notes on collecting Bliss Carman rarities, a 2-page letter from bookbinder Douglas Cockerell, &c... View more info

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The Chronicle, November, 1931, Number 211

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Self published: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005411


Unpaginated. 16 leaves, printed recto and verso. Edition limited to 200 copies stated on title page. Blue card covers with front foredge untrimmed. Morse published The Chronicle from 1906, but this #211 from 1931 is the earliest issue we have seen; title page has notice: "211th issue (1905-1931)". Series of short articles, anecdotes and reflections: concerning architecture, travel in Europe - especially Italy, letter from friend at Mountain lake Club Florida, &c.... View more info

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The Chronicle, Mountain Lake Florida &c. April, 1935, Number 221

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Self published: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005638


25pp. Edition limited to 125 copies, stated on p. 25. Short essays and anecdotes, in this number particularly focused on the Mountain Lake community of Florida including a page on the Seminoles, a list of property owners at Mt. Lake and their respective hobbies, e.g. "golf, cards, cigars and croquet." Illustrated with 21 photos 1.8" square of the region (incl. Boca Raton), numerous local personalities, two horses and a Seminole girl. As well, a 3-page articl... View more info

Image for The Chronicle,  (Mountain Lake Florida) April, 1942,  Number 235

The Chronicle, (Mountain Lake Florida) April, 1942, Number 235

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Boston, Self published: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005639


38pp. plus further six pp. photos and diagrams. Short essays and anecdotes; this number particularly focused on the Mountain Lake community of Florida and Bliss Carman. Illustrated with 14 photos 1.8" square of Mountain Lake personalities, as well as the Mountain Lake Ex Libris bookplate, the Early Building of the Mt. Lake Club House. Sketches by WIM throughout; portraits of Carlyle by W. Greaves and of Carman in the WIM collection. 22 letters of Bliss Carman to Herb... View more info