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The wanton troopers : a Novel

By: Alden Nowlan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fredericton, Goose Lane Editions: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112557937

ISBN: 0864920792

Condition: Very Good


blue cloth, 171 pages, a very good copy in a very good dust jacket, A powerful novel set in an isolated village in Nova Scotia were a young boy faces an upbringing in brute poverty. View more info

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THE FOREST OF BOLAND LIGHT RAILWAY

By: B B (D J Watkins-Pitchford);

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode,: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112557260

Condition: Very Good


blue, pict. cloth, dust jacket, 127 pages, frontispiece in full color and 9 full page b & w illustrations, numerous text illustrations, 4 lines in ink on front endpaper, dust jacket is edge worn with small edge tears and some small loss at top of spine, D.J. is NOT price-clipped, in protective mylar jacket, a presentable copy of a charming juvenile tale with a host of amusing characters: Bumbletummy, the Station Master,Lock 'Em Up Loopy, the gnomes policeman, Sneezerod, the booking clerk, and many other memorable characters. View more info

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MAORI AND SETTLER : a story of the New Zealand War

By: G A Henty

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Blackie & Son Limited:

Seller ID: 112557928

Condition: Very Good


no date (circa 191?) brown cloth, spine illustration in color, 352 pages, frontis.,4 unnumbered pages of b & w plates : by Alfred Pease, map,(NO ADVERTS) 2/6 price on front d.j. flap. front inner hinge showing stress, light chips and edge wear to d.j., in protective mylar jacket. View more info

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A confederacy of Dunces

By: John Kennedy Toole

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112557951

ISBN: 0807106577

Condition: Very Good


yellow cloth, dust jacket, vii, 338 pages, fourth printing same year as first edition (1980), with $12.95 price on front flap, Walter Percy blurb at top of others on back panel, book in very good condition, dust jacket has light wear at spine ends and corners, in protective mylar jacket, a sound, clean copy. Ignatius J. Reilly is a 30-year-old, self-proclaimed genius out to reform the entire 20th century, which doesn't leave him time for an ordinary nine-to-five job. Then one day Mrs. Reilly pushes her reluctant son out of the nest and into the working world of New Orleans, a decision with u... View more info

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SAM SLICK

By: Thomas Chandler Haliburton; Ray Palmer Baker

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1941

Seller ID: 112557201

Condition: Very Good


blue cloth, 410 pages, pictorial endpapers, CONTENTS: Thomas Chandler Haliburton.--The clockmaker; or, The sayings and doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville: first series.--The clockmaker: second series.--The clockmaker: third series.--The attacheĀ“; or, Sam Slick in England: first series.--The attacheĀ“: second series.--Sam Slick's wise saws and modern instances; or, What he said, did, or invented.--Nature and human nature.--The old judge; or, Life in a colony.--The season ticket.--The letter bag of the Great Western; or, Life in a steamer. spine of d.j. lightly toned, minor edge chips to d.j... View more info