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The A. Edward Newton Collection of Books and Manuscripts. Rare Books Original Drawings Autograph Letters and and Manuscripts Collected by the Late A. Edward Newton. Removed from His Home Oak Knoll - 4 Volumes Complete.
[Newton, A. Edward].

New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1941. Octavo. Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. While some - notably Charles Everitt - dismissed this sale as being of little importance, it remains one of the great book... [read more] | $100.00

A Bibliography of Printing. [Three Volumes in One]
Bigmore, E. C. & Wyman, C.W.H.

Oak Knoll Press and The British Library; Newcastle and London, 2001, with a new Introduction by Henry Morris. Pp. (xi) + Facsimile of Original Prospectus, + 449, 412 and 117; plus added Indexes of Subjects,... [read more] | $60.00

Papers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada Spring Fall 1998
Brisebois, Michel (Ed.)

Toronto: The Bibliographical Society of Canada, 1998. Small Octavo. Card Covers. Fine These two volumes issued in 1998 (36/1 and 36/2); approx. 175 pp. in total. Apart from the Book Reviews, articles include... [read more] | $20.00

A Bibliography of Samuel Johnson together with 'The Library of Professor Gwin J. Kolb: Samuel Johnson and his Circle [2004 catalogue].
Courtney, William et al (Samuel Johnson).

Oak Knoll Press, 1984. 8vo. Cloth. As New. Original buckram, without dustjacket, as issued; A reprint of the 1935 bibliography of Courtney and David Smith, to which has been added the preface from the... [read more] | $50.00

Epochs of Italian Literature.
Foligno, Cesare

London; Oxford University Press, 1920. First Edition. 12mo (12.5 x 19 cm.). Cloth. Near Fine 94 pp., including a List of Authors and their works cross-referenced to page numbers in the text, and a separate... [read more] | $25.00

The Pleasure of Reading
Fraser, Antonia (Editor)

Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 1992. A Fine quarto in dj.; 251 + [1] + [4, Index]; facsimile signature endpapers; Foreword by Alberto Manguel; Illustrated throughout by 150 paintings and drawings specially commissioned... [read more] | $25.00

Vancouver Centennial Bibliography [4 volumes]
Hale, Linda [Compliler] with cartobibliography by Frances Woodward

Vancouver: Vancouver Historical Society, 1986. First Edition. 4to - 11". Pictorial Wrappers. Fine Light creasing down the centre of Volume 4; overall a Fine set, in tight binding, without internal... [read more] | $150.00

Publications of the government of British Columbia, 1871-1947; being a complete revision and enlargement of Publications of the government of British Columbia, 1871-1937, by Sydney Weston.
Holmes, Marjorie C[olquhoun.]

Victoria: King's Printer, 1950. Octavo. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good 254 pp.; Index. Entries are listed by source, e.g.: Executive Publications; Department of Agriculture; Department of Fisheries; Railway... [read more] | $25.00

Oregon Literature
Horner, John B.

Corvallis: Self Published, 1899. First Edition. 12mo;. cloth. Near Fine 104 p., frontispiece, plates and portraits; green cloth with gilt titles on front board; patterned endpapers; p.o.n. in fine pen... [read more] | $35.00

Le Répertoire National, ou Recueil de Littérature Canadienne.
Huston, J[ames].

Revised Edition; J. M. Valois, Montreal, 1893. Four Volumes, beautifully rebound in buckram with gilt on morocco spine titles. Pp. [xxxiv], 407, 396, 397 & 427. Described as “a collection... [read more] | $120.00

British Columbia Library Quarterly July 1962 Volume 26 Number 1.
Jordan, M. P. [Editor]

Vancouver: British Columbia Library Association, Octavo. Stapled Pictorial Card Covers. Fine. 44 pp., illustrated. The front cover features a Pacific Northwest native frog motif design by C. B. Grell.... [read more] | $45.00

Bibliophilia scholastic floreat: Fifty Years of Rare Books and Special Collections at the University of Toronto.
Landon, Richard

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto, 2005. A Fine, unmarked quarto in card covers; 132 pp.; colour and b&w illustrations throughout. The exhibition was assembled, and catalogue... [read more] | $25.00

Roy Vernon Sours. A Life in Rare Books
Mason, Roger Burford

Subway Books, Toronto, 1997. First printing in pictorial stiff card covers; typeset in Galliard, printed on Zephyr Antique Laid, and bound at The Porcupine’s Quill. 93 p. + [1, colophon]. Selected... [read more] | $15.00

Collection of Authors of English Literature in the Reign of Victoria. With a Glance at the Past.
Morley, Henry

Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig, 1881; Sampson Low, London; duodecimo (6”) in green cloth with gilt titles panelled in blind. Previous owner name in fine hand, dated 1883, on front free endpaper, with... [read more] | $30.00

Early Printing in the Red River Settlement 1859-1870 and its effect on the Riel Rebellion.
Peel, Bruce

Winnipeg: Peguis Publishers Ltd., 1974. 56 pp. First Edition. quarto. Pictorial Card Covers. By the distinguished bibliographer and author of Peel’s Bibliography of the Canadian Prairies to 1953,... [read more] | $15.00

The Inklings: C.S. Lewis, J.R.R Tolkien, and Their Friends
Poe, Harry Lee

Zondervan, Grand Rapids, 2009; First Edition quarto in illustrated stiff card covers. A Fine, unblemished copy. Photographs by James Ray Veneman. 151 p.; copiously illustrated. Out of Print. Focusing... [read more] | $60.00

The Alcuin Society: A Compilation of Publications. A Bibliography of Books, Pamphlets, Keep-Sakes & Broadsides Published by the Alcuin Society From 1965 to 1998.
Rainer, Jim (Compiler)

Vancouver: Alcuin Society, 1999. First Edition. octavo. Card Covers. Fine. pp. 82 + [3]; typographic design by Susanna Gilbert; type Slimbach's Minion and Alcuin; illustrated from its publications; printed... [read more] | $40.00

Bookman’s Quintet. Five Catalogues about Books: Bibliography Printing History Booksellers Libraries Presses Collectors
Rostenberg, Leona and Madeleine B. Stern

Oak Knoll Books, Newark, and Ballinger’s Used and Rare Books, Hillsborough, 1980. xix, 283 p.; illustrated. Preface by Terry Belanger, and Introduction by the authors. Subject Index and General... [read more] | $45.00

Old Books in the Old World: Reminiscences of Book Buying Abroad
Rostenberg, Leona and Madeleine B. Stern

Oak Knoll Press, New Castle, 1996. 175 pp., Illustrated, Index. A Fine copy in Fine dust jacket and slipcase, of this Signed edition, in a Limited Print run of 350 Copies, this being #79. “After... [read more] | $85.00

Encyclopedia of Frontier Literature
Snodgrass, Mary Ellen

Oxford University Press, New York, 1999. Royal octavo trade paperback; xviii, [2] + 3-540 pp. Alphabetical listing of major authors followed by a Timeline of Frontier Literature; Major Works; Films of... [read more] | $20.00