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8503 Ure, Percy Neville JUSTINIAN AND HIS AGE
Middlesex, England Pelican Books - Penguin Books 1951 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
262 pp. Pelican Book A217. Light rubbing on the corners with a faint crease on the spine and an original North American price stamped on the front cover; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white plates and maps. The Chapters are: The Historical Background; The Wars; The Peace with Persia; The Bureaucracy; Church and Circus; The Laws; The Writers; Theodora - Antonina - and John the Cappadocian; The Buildings; and The Achievement and Its Limitations. 
Price: 14.95 CDN
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8504 Urstadt, Bryant (editor) (E. M. Swift; Alec Wilkinson; George Plimpton; Peter Gzowski; Dave Bidini; Jeff Greenfield; Gare Joyce; William Faulkner; Red Fisher; Guy Lawson; Jack Falla; Brian Fawcett; Hugh Hood; John Stackhouse; Nancy Dowd) THE GREATEST HOCKEY STORIES EVER TOLD - The Finest Writers on Ice
Guilford, Connecticut The Lyons Press 2006 1592289053 First Printing Paperback Very Good 8vo 
(xi) 269 pp. Trade paperback format. Light rubbing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This collection contains: A Reminder of What We Can Be by E. M. Swift; Facing the Shooter by Alec Wilkinson; Open Net by George Plimpton; The Game of Our Lives by Peter Gzowski; Steaua Wears a Black Hat by Dave Bidini; Hockey Fan Antics by Jeff Greenfield; Damage Control by Gare Joyce; An Innocent at Rinkside by William Faulkner; Toe by Red Fisher; Hockey Nights by Guy Lawson; Building a Rink of Your Own by Jack Falla; My Career with the Leafs by Brian Fawcett; The Style Is the Man by Hugh Hood; Our Hockey Is Hotter than Your Hockey by Bryant Urstadt; The Healing Power of Hockey by John Stackhouse; and Slap Shot by Nancy Dowd. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8505 Usher, Nora C. ELSIE'S SACRIFICE - A Dewdrop Series Adventure
London Pickering and Inglis 1944 First Printing - First Thus Hardcover Very Good Very Good 12mo 
63 pp. Brown boards with a small black pictorial on the front panel; black lettering on the front panel and spine; colour frontis. The dustjacket has some wear at the corners with a few short nicks around the edges; tape residue on the upper front panel; previous owner's name and date (1944) inside; price clipped. 
Price: 9.95 CDN
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8506 Uviller, H. Richard TEMPERED ZEAL - A Columbia Law Professor's Year on the Streets with the New York City Police
New York Contemporary Books 1988 0809246074 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
(xix) 234 pp. Quarter-bound with black cloth on black boards; lettered in red on the spine; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Shithouse Precinct; Being a Cop; The Good Cop Moves; I'd Know Him Anywhere; The Fallible Faculties: Description and Recognition; Information Just Information; The Cop's Nose; Deadly Force; Making an Arrest to Make an Arrest; Try and Look Alike You Guys; Confident Misunderstandings; Truth and the Temptations to Perjury; Protecting the Rights of the Bad Guys; If You Only Had a Warrant You Could Walk through Walls; An Anomaly: The Crime Scene Search; The Ordeal of the Witness; The Unworthy Victim; Credence and the Backfire Effect; Try a Little Truth for a Change; The Precious Confession of Guilt; Miranda Explained - at Last; Miranda in the Field; A Helpful Disposition of Incredulity; The Strength and the Weakness; and The Making of a Brute Hero. 
Price: 19.95 CDN
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8507 Vale, Rena TAURUS (4) FOUR
New York Paperback Library 1970 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
156 pp. PL 63-253. Light rubbing on the corners with a faint crease on the spine; no interior markings. 
Price: 4.95 CDN
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8508 Valentin, Ann; Essene, Virginia COSMIC REVELATION
California S. E. E. Publications 1987 0937147028 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good 8vo Sharon Nichols; 
160 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge wear with a small crease on the upper left corner of the back cover and a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: New Truths for a Time of Awakening; You and Creation; The Great Rays; Your Soul's Origin and Purpose; Your Ray of Intention: A Cosmic Soul Print; You and Your Planet; Earth and Your Solar System; The Omniverse and You; Evolution and You; and Planetary Commandments. 
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8509 Valentine YET LOVE BREAKS THROUGH
London Ward Lock - Target Books 1958 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
194 pp. Ward Lock 70. Edge and corner wear with a crease on the front hinge and an uncreased spine; no interior markings. 
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8510 Valentine, Penny; Wickham, Vicki (re: Dusty Springfield) DANCING WITH DEMONS - The Authorised Biography of Dusty Springfield
London Hodder and Stoughton 2000 0340766735 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
(viii) 306 pp. Purple boards lettered in silver on the spine; purple endpapers; illustrated with black and white plates. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. 
Price: 19.95 CDN
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8511 Valentine, Victor CURE FOR DEATH
London Four Square - Landsborough Publications 1961 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good Author's First Novel S. R. Boldero; 
160 pp. Four Square Book 328. Lightly rubbed on the corners with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by S. R. Boldero. 
Price: 11.95 CDN
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8512 Valentini, Norberto; Meglio, Clara di; (translated by Melton s. Davis) SEX AND THE CONFESSIONAL
New York Stein and Day - Publishers 1975 0812818628 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
213 pp. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; some darkening around the edges of the text block; no interior markings. This was banned in Italy. The Contents are: Limits of Permissible Loveplay; Sexual Relations Between Engaged Couples; Complete Sexual Relations Between Engaged Couples; Older Women Alone; The Family is No Longer a Rabbit Warren; Separated Persons; and Skirting the Issues. 
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8513 Valk, Diana (notes by Tyrone Guthrie and Donald Davis) SHYLOCK FOR A SUMMER - The Story of One Year in the Life of Frederick Valk
London Cassell and Company 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
(xix) 134 pp. Beige cloth lettered in purple on the spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; the banner is present in VG+ condition; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white plates. The Chapters are: Part One: Europe: Journey into the Past; The Stratford Adventure; Springboard. Part Two: Canada: Land of the Future; Festival; Othello; Conversation by Letter. Part Three: Africa: Letter from Morocco. Followed by: Postscript for Germany; Epilogue; Programmes of Productions at the Stratford Festival and the Crest Theatre. 
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8514 Valley, Mel (based on the screenplay by John Milius and Michael Cimino) (re: Clint Eastwod) MAGNUM FORCE - Clint Eastwood as Dirty Harry
New York Warner Books 1974 0446765015 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
173 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The cover features Clint Eastwood in a scene from the movie. 
Price: 5.95 CDN
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8515 Van Atta, Winfred SHOCK TREATMENT
New York Crest Books 1964 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
160 pp. Crest Book K718. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The front and back covers feature stills from the movie, starring: Stuart Whitman; Carol Lynley; Roddy McDowall; and Lauren Bacall. Terrifyingly alone in a state mental hostpital, he was at the mercy of a maniacal killer. Only two people know that he was masquerading as a mental patient to put a murderer behind bars. But fate had removed these two people. Now he was labeled legally insane - the object of a cat and mouse game of life and death... 
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8516 van Belkom, Edo (editor) (Ed Greenwood; Robert J. Sawyer; Nancy Baker; Nancy Kilpatrick; Kathryn Ptacek; Terence M. Green; Andrew Weiner; David Nickle; Michael Kelly; Del Stone; Scott Nicholson; Stephanie Bedwell-Grime; Michael Bracken; Peter Sellers) NORTHERN HORROR: Writhe Damn You; Above It All; The Party Over There; Vermiculture; Rideau; Wavelength; Mrs Thurston's Instrument of Justice; Comes a Cool Rain; Sitters; Skin; Sewage Treatment; Shadow of My Father; Advertising Hell; Warmth; Transaction
Kingston, Ontario Quarry Press 2000 1880522667 First Soft Cover Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo 
185 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This anthology contains: Writhe Damn You by Ed Greenwood; Above It All by Robert J. Sawyer; The Party Over There by Nancy Baker; Vermiculture by Nancy Kilpatrick; Rideau by Kathryn Ptacek; Wavelength by Terence M. Green and Andrew Weiner; Mrs Thurston's Instrument of Justice by David Nickle; Comes a Cool Rain by Michael Kelly; Sitters by Del Stone; Skin by Scott Nicholson; Sewage Treatment by Stephanie Bedwell-Grime; Shadow of My Father by Michael Bracken; Advertising Hell by Peter Sellers; Warmth; and The Transaction by Scott H. Urban; The Spruce Tree by David Shtogryn; and Heart by Edo van Belkom. 
Price: 14.95 CDN
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8517 van Belkom, Edo (introduction by Robert J. Sawyer) DEATH DRIVES A SEMI: The Rug; But Somebody's Got To Do It; Death Drives A Semi; The Basement; Mother and Child; Mark of the Beast; Scream String; S.P.S.; The Cold; Blood Count; Ice Bridge; No Kids Allowed; The Piano Player Has No Fingers
Kingston, Ontario Quarry Press 1998 1550822144 First Printing Paperback Very Good 8vo 
263 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This short story collection contains: The Rug; But Somebody's Got To Do It; Death Drives A Semi; The Basement; Mother and Child; Mark of the Beast; Scream String; S.P.S.; The Cold; Blood Count; Ice Bridge; No Kids Allowed; The Piano Player Has No Fingers; And Injustice For Some; Roadkill; Lip-O-Suction; Afterlife; Family Ties; Rat Food; and Baseball Memories. 
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8518 van Belkom, Edo (re: Charles de Lint; Dave Duncan; Ed Greenwood; Tanya Huff; Spider Robinson; William Gibson; Robert J. Sawyer; Elisabeth Vonarburg; Michelle Sagara West; Guy Gavriel Kay; Nancy Kilpatrick; W. P. Kinsella; Robert Charles Wilson) NORTHERN DREAMERS - Interviews with Famous Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Writers
Kingston, Ontario Quarry Press 1998 1550822063 First Printing Paperback Very Good 8vo Signed by Authors
254 pp. Trade paperback format. This has been signed by: Michelle Sagara West; Ed Greenwood; Terence M. Green; Robert Charles Wilson; Charles de Lint; and Phyllis Gotlieb on the half-title page; and Edo van Belkom on the title page. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the signatures, no interior markings. Interviews with: Charles de Lint; Dave Duncan; Ed Greenwood; Tanya Huff; Spider Robinson; Jeanne Robinson; William Gibson; Robert J. Sawyer; Elisabeth Vonarburg; Michelle Sagara West; Guy Gavriel Kay; Nancy Kilpatrick; W. P. Kinsella; Robert Charles Wilson; Monica Hughes; Andrew Weiner; Lesley Choyce; Candas Jane Dorsey; James Alan Gardner; Phyllis Gotlieb; and Terence M. Green. 
Price: 69.95 CDN
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8519 van Braught, Thieleman J. (translated by Joseph F. Sohm) THE BLOODY THEATER or MARTYRS MIRROR OF THE DEFENSELESS CHRISTIANS
Scottdale, Pennsylvania Mennonite Publishing House 1951 Fifth Edition Hardcover Very Good 4to 
1157 pp. Brown cloth decorated in gilt on the spine; marbled orange/white edges all round; headband; illustrated with line drawings. Light wear at the corners with some rubbing on the spine; no interior markings but for a chip on the lower right corner of page 77. The full title is: THE BLOODY THEATER; or, MARTYRS MIRROR OF THE DEFENSELESS CHRISTIANS Who Baptized Only Upon Confession of Faith, and Who Suffered and Died for the Testimony of Jesus, Their Saviour, from the Time of Christ to the Year A. D. 1660 - compiled from various authentic chronicles, memorials and testimonies by Thieleman J. van Braght - translated from the original Dutch or Holland language from the Edition of 1660 by Joseph F. Sohm. The Contents are: Publisher's Prefaces; Translator's Preface; Invocation; Author's Preface; To the Readers in General; Introduction; Of the True Church of God, Its Origin, Progress and Immovable Stability through all Times; Poems in the Original Language. First Part: Account of Holy Baptism; Account of Those Who Suffered. Second Part: To My Beloved Friends; Preface to the Second Part; Account of Holy Baptism in the Sixteenth Century; Account of Those Who Suffered in the Sixteenth Century; Old Book of the Martyrs Mirror; Account of Those Who Suffered in the Seventeenth Century; Editorial Note on Indexes; Index of Anabaptist Martyrs 1525 - 1660; List of Popes and Roman Emperors; and General Index. 
Price: 249.95 CDN
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8520 van de Wetering, Janwillem (editor) (Amanda Cross; Barbara Owens; Margaret Maron; Stephanie Kay Bendel; Joyce Harrington; Jean Darling; James Holding; Clark Howard; Edward D. Hoch; Helene Juarez Phipps; Herbert Resnicow; Joe Gores; Lillian de la Torre) DISTANT DANGER - The 1988 Mystery Writers of America Anthology: Jughead File; Tania's No Where; A Little Piece of Room; Deadhead Coming Down; The Woman in the Shadows; Night Crawlers; The Matchstick Hut; Treasure of Pachacamac; Last Chance in Singapore
New York Wynwood Press 1988 0800772016 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Britt Taylor Collins; 
320 pp. The 1988 Mystery Writers of America Anthology. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. Dj art by Britt Taylor Collins. This anthology contains: Tania's No Where by Amanda Cross; A Little Piece of Room by Barbara Owens; Deadhead Coming Down by Margaret Maron; The Woman in the Shadows by Stephanie Kay Bendel; Night Crawlers by Joyce Harrington; The Matchstick Hut by Jean Darling; The Treasure of Pachacamac by James Holding; Last Chance in Singapore by Clark Howard; The Vultures of Malibar by Edward D. Hoch; The Saintmaker's Wife by Helene Juarez Phipps; Greater Love Than This by Herbert Resnicow; Pahua by Joe Gores; The Second Sight of Dr Sam Johnson by Lillian de la Torre; The Smoke People by Walter Satterthwait; Sungrab by William F. Nolan; and The Jughead File by Janwillem van de Wetering. 
Price: 18.95 CDN
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8521 van de Wetering, Janwillem (editor) (Amanda Cross; Barbara Owens; Margaret Maron; Stephanie Kay Bendel; Joyce Harrington; Jean Darling; James Holding; Clark Howard; Edward D. Hoch; Helene Juarez Phipps; Herbert Resnicow; Joe Gores; Lillian de la Torre) DISTANT DANGER - The 1988 Mystery Writers of America Anthology: Jughead File; Tania's No Where; A Little Piece of Room; Deadhead Coming Down; The Woman in the Shadows; Night Crawlers; The Matchstick Hut; Treasure of Pachacamac; Last Chance in Singapore
New York Wynwood Press 1988 0800772016 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Britt Taylor Collins; 
320 pp. Quarter-bound in black cloth on green boards; lettered in green on the spine; green endpapers; headband. Very light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price clipped; small ink mark on the front free endpaper. Dj art by Britt Taylor Collins. The 1988 Mystery Writers of America Anthology, this contains: Tania's No Where by Amanda Cross; A Little Piece of Room by Barbara Owens; Deadhead Coming Down by Margaret Maron; The Woman in the Shadows by Stephanie Kay Bendel; Night Crawlers by Joyce Harrington; The Matchstick Hut by Jean Darling; The Treasure of Pachacamac by James Holding; Last Chance in Singapore by Clark Howard; The Vultures of Malibar by Edward D. Hoch; The Saintmaker's Wife by Helene Juarez Phipps; Greater Love Than This by Herbert Resnicow; Pahua by Joe Gores; The Second Sight of Dr Sam Johnson by Lillian de la Torre; The Smoke People by Walter Satterthwait; Sungrab by William F. Nolan; and The Jughead File by Janwillem van de Wetering. 
Price: 9.95 CDN
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8522 van Diepen, Allison STREET PHARM - A Novel
New York Simon Pulse - Simon and Schuster 2006 1416911545 First Soft Cover Edition Paperback Very Good 12mo Signed by Author
297 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed by Allison van Diepen on the title page. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. 
Price: 14.95 CDN
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8523 Van Dine, S. S. (pen name used by Willard Huntington Wright) THE GREEN MURDER CASE - A Philo Vance Mystery
Montreal Pocket Books of Canada 1945 Third Printing Paperback Very Good 
307 pp. Pocket Book 256. Edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; creased on the front endpaper. 
Price: 7.95 CDN
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8524 van Dyke, Henry THE LOST BOY
New York Harper and Brothers Publishers 1914 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Only 12mo N. C. Wyeth; 
69 pp. Green boards with a small gilt pictorial and gilt lettering on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine. Dj art and three interior plates by N. C. Wyeth, done in blue half-tones. Well worn dustjacket with edge and corner wear and some chipping; no interior markings. 
Price: 14.95 CDN
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8525 Van Gelder, Gordon (editor) (Alfred Bester; Ray Bradbury; Shirley Jackson; Theodore Sturgeon; William Tenn; Daniel Keyes; Kurt Vonnegut; Roger Zelazny; Philip K. Dick; Harlan Ellison; James Tiptree Jr; Damon Knight; Stephen King; Ursula K. Le Guin) THE VERY BEST OF FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION - Sixtieth (60th) Anniversary Anthology
San Francisco Tachyon Publications 2009 1615236112 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo David Hardy; 
475 pp. First hardcover edition. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. Dj art by David Hardy. This anthology contains: Introduction by Gordon Van Gelder; Of Time and Third Avenue by Alfred Bester; All Summer in a Day by Ray Bradbury; One Ordinary Day with Peanuts by Shirley Jackson; A Touch of Strange by Theodore Sturgeon; Eastward Ho by William Tenn; Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes; Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut; This Moment of the Storm by Roger Zelazny; The Electric Ant by Philip K. Dick; The Deathbird by Harlan Ellison; The Women Men Don't See by James Tiptree Jr; I See You by Damon Knight; The Gunslinger by Stephen King; The Dark by Karen Joy Fowler; Buffalo by John Kessel; Solitude by Ursula K. Le Guin; Mother Grasshopper by Michael Swanwick; macs by Terry Bisson; Creation by John Ford; Other People by Neil Gaiman; Two Hearts by Peter S. Beagle; Journey into the Kingdom by M. Rickert; and The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate by Ted Chiang. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8526 Van Gelder, Gordon (editor) (Ray Bradbury; Alfred Coppel; Arthur C. Clarke; Leigh Brackett; Roger Zelazny; Philip K. Dick; Gordon Eklund; Gregory Benford; John Varley; Robert F. Young; Michael Cassutt; Jerry Oltion; Alex Irvine) FOURTH PLANET FROM THE SUN: The Wilderness; Mars Is Ours; Crime on Mars; Purple Priestess of the Mad Moon; A Rose for Ecclesiastes; We Can Remember It for You Wholesale; Hellas Is Florida; In the Hall of the Martian Kings; The First Mars Mission
New York Thunder's Mouth Press 2005 1560256664 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo Michael Carroll; 
(xii) 307 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Wraparound cover art by Michael Carroll. Subtitled Tales of Mars from The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, this anthology contains: The Wilderness by Ray Bradbury; Mars Is Ours by Alfred Coppel; Crime on Mars by Arthur C. Clarke; Purple Priestess of the Mad Moon by Leigh Brackett; A Rose for Ecclesiastes by Roger Zelazny; We Can Remember It for You Wholesale (filmed as Total Recall) by Philip K. Dick; Hellas Is Florida by Gordon Eklund and Gregory Benford; In the Hall of the Martian Kings by John Varley; The First Mars Mission by Robert F. Young; The Last Mars Trip by Michael Cassutt; The Great Martian Pyramid Hoax by Jerry Oltion; and Pictures from an Expedition by Alex Irvine. 
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8527 van Greenaway, Peter THE EVENING FOOL
London Hutchinson of London 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Author's Second Novel 8vo Edwards; 
312 pp. Blue boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks around the edges; price intact; no interior markings. Dustjacket art by Edwards. 
Price: 49.95 CDN
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8528 Van Hise, James SCI FI TV: From The Twilight Zone To Deep Space Nine - The Authoritative Magnificently Opinionated Guide to the First Fifty Years
New York Harper Prism 1995 0061054364 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
(x) 258 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some faint creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The World of Sci Fi TV; Enter The Twilight Zone; From Inner Mind to Outer Limits; Emergency - Lost in Space; Where No Man...Star Trek; Gothic Soap: Dark Shadows; Number Six: The Prisoner; SF Holocaust: V; SF Romance: Beauty and the Beast; The Next Generation of Star Trek; Taking a Qantum Leap; A Different Trek: Deep Space Nine; SF Failures: Space: 1999 and Battlestar Galactica. 
Price: 9.95 CDN
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8529 Van Lustbader, Eric THE SUNSET WARRIOR TRILOGY: Book (1) One: The Sunset Warrior; Book (2) Two: Shallows of Night; Book (3) Three: Dai-San
New York Berkley Books 1980 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good Don Maitz; 
220, 288, 262 pp. All three books have light wear on the corners with uncreased spines; Shallows has a small hole in the upper right corner of the front cover; no interior markings. Covers by Don Maitz. To be clear, the books here are: One: The Sunset Warrior; Two: Shallows of Night; and Three: Dai-San. 
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8530 Van Lustbader, Eric THE SUNSET WARRIOR SEQUENCE: Book (1) One: The Sunset Warrior; Book (2) Two: Shallows of Night; Book (3) Three: Dai-San; Book (4) Four: Beneath an Opal Moon
New York Berkley Books 1980 Later Printings Paperback Very Good Don Maitz; 
244, 257, 244, 260 pp. All four books have light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spines; store stamped. Covers by Don Maitz. To be clear, the titles here are: One: The Sunset Warrior; Two: Shallows of Night; Three: Dai-San; and Four: Beneath an Opal Moon. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8531 Van Meter, Victoria Brook THE FLORIDA PANTHER
Miami, Florida Florida Power and Light Company 1988 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo Laura Sartucci Wiegert; 
40 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial covers. Light wear at the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white drawings by Laura Sartucci Wiegert. The Contents are: Introduction; Common Names; Description; Range; Legal Protection and Panther Programs Administration; Research; Population Status; Habitat References; Home Ranges; Diet; Hunting Methods; Social Behavior; Reproduction; Adaptations of a Predator; The Role of Predators; Natural Morality; Human-related Mortalities; What Can Be Done; What Can You Do; and Citations. 
Price: 12.95 CDN
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8532 van Oordt, August SONS OF THE CLOUDS - A Futuristic Story
Near Cape Town, South Africa G. A. van Oordt 1982 0620058455 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Signed by Author
175 pp. Signed: "August van Oordt" on the title page; also, a personalised inscription in Afrikaans by the author on the front free endpaper. Pictorial cloth boards matching the dustjacket. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; also, some darkening on the dj. Includes some dropped-in advertising material for the book. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8533 Van Scyoc, Sydney ASSIGNMENT NOR' DYREN
New York Avon Books 1973 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good Author's Second Novel 
222 pp. Avon Book 17160. Light edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. 
Price: 5.95 CDN
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8534 van Thal, Herbert (editor) (John H. Snellings; Dulcie Gray; Sally Franklin; Robert Aickman; Harry Harrison; A. L. Barker; Roger Malisson; Morag Greer; Willis Hall) THE SECOND (2nd) BEDSIDE BOOK OF STRANGE STORIES (2) Two: Flies; Mumsie; The Strange Gift of Sidney Higgins; The Houses of the Russians; The Last Train; Happy Event; Repression; A Cross at her Head and Feet; Long Winter's Night
London Arthur Barker 1976 021316616X First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
168 pp. Purple boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with two short nicks on the upper edge of the rear panel; price intact. This anthology contains: Flies by John H. Snellings; Mumsie by Dulcie Gray; The Strange Gift of Sidney Higgins by Sally Franklin; The Houses of the Russians by Robert Aickman; The Last Train by Harry Harrison; Happy Event by A. L. Barker; Repression by Roger Malisson; A Cross at her Head and Feet by Morag Greer; and Long Winter's Night by Willis Hall. 
Price: 29.95 CDN
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8535 van Vogt, A. E. ROGUE SHIP
Garden City, New York Doubleday and Company 1965 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good- 8vo Peter Rauch; 
213 pp. Book Club Code 37G - first book club edition. Black boards lettered in blue on the spine; blue upper edge; headband. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with some loss at the foot of the spine; no interior markings. Dj art by Peter Rauch. 
Price: 9.95 CDN
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8536 van Vogt, A. E. SLAN
London Panther Books 1962 Second Printing Paperback Very Good 
156 pp. Panther Book 1132. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. 
Price: 4.95 CDN
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8537 van Vogt, A. E. THE SECRET GALACTICS
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey Prentice Hall 1974 0137979029 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo Ann Layman Chancellor; 
215 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Ann Layman Chancellor. 
Price: 9.95 CDN
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8538 van Vogt, A. E. (with E. Mayne Hull) OMNIBUS (2) Two: Slan; The Mind Cage; The Winged Man
London Sidgwick and Jackson 1971 0283484845 First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good 12mo 
171, 190, 156 pp. All three titles in a single volume: Slan; The Mind Cage; and The Winged Man. Navy blue boards lettered in silver on the spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with minor discolouration on the rear panel; no interior markings. In 1995, A. E. van Vogt was presented with the Nebula Grand Masters Award for lifetime achievement. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8539 Vance, Ethel (pen name used by Grace Zaring Stone) ESCAPE
New York Pocket Books 1942 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good- 
396 pp. Pocket Book 149. Edge and corner wear with some fading on an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside; not store stamped. 
Price: 9.95 CDN
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8540 Vander Els, Betty LEAVING POINT
New York Farrar Straus and Giroux 1987 0374343764 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Viqui Maggio; Signed by Author
212 pp. Personalised inscription on the half-title page by Betty Vander Els. Quarter-bound in green cloth on orange boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. Dj art by Viqui Maggio. 
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8541 Vander Pyle, Frank HOUSE OFF ROUTE (9) NINE - and Other Tales: Whistle Britches; Once Upon a Time; The Cat's Meow; Moment of Anger
Freehold, New York Vanova Books 1999 096732033X First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
140 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; store stamped. This story collection contains: Whistle Britches; Once Upon a Time; The Cat's Meow; Moment of Anger; and House off Route 9. 
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8542 Vander Veer, Joseph B. - Colonel; Medical Corps; Army of the United States HISTORY OF THE PENNSYLVANIA HOSPITAL UNIT IN WORLD WAR II - Evacuation Hospital 52; Station Hospital 364
Philadelphia The Pennsylvania Hospital 1989 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo Signed by Author
(vii) 204 pp. Personalised inscription by Colonel Vander Veer on the front free endpaper. Burgundy cloth lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs and a colour map. Lightly rubbed on the corners; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings; no dustjacket. The Chapters are: Australia and New Caledonia: The Formation of the 52nd Evacuation Hospital; The Unit Is Called; The Evacuation Hospital; Christmas 1942; The Nurses of the 52nd Evacuation Hospital. Murua - Woodlark Island. New Guinea: Major John Farmer and Captain Thomas Clark with the 24th Field Hospital. The Phillipine Islands and Japan: The Last Roundup. Honors and Awards: Citation for the Pennsylvania Hospital Unit; Morris W. Stroud 3rd MD; and Garfield G. Duncan MD; followed by an appendix: Marie La Vache Morte; Physicians and Nurses from the Pennsylvania Hospital Staffs; and an index. 
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8543 Vaneer, William LOVE STARVED WIFE
New York Macfadden Books 1969 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
144 pp. Macfadden Book 60-423. Edge and corner wear with some minor creasing on the front hinge and an uncreased spine; no interior markings. 
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8544 Vanier, Nicolas; Vanier, Diane (translated by Florence Brutton) (from a film by Jean-Pierre Bailly) THE LAST TRAPPER
Toronto Prospero Books 2005 1552678717 First Translated Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Folio Eric Travers; Nicolas Vanier; 
256 pp. Blue boards lettered in silver on the spine; gray endpapers; headband; illustrated throughout with colour photographs by Eric Travers and Nicolas Vanier. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. Please note, this is a large and heavy book and the shipping rates will be higher than normal. The Chapters are: The Meeting; Summer; Fall; Winter; Spring; and The Making of the Film. 
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8545 Varley, John; Mainhardt, Ricia (editor) (Jody Lynn Nye; Lawrence Watt-Evans; Laurell K. Hamilton; Mickey Zucker Reichert; Josepha Sherman; B. W. Clough; Alan Dean Foster; John DeChancie; Brian M. Thomsen; Michael A. Stackpole; Richard A. Knaak) SUPERHEROES: Theme Music Man; One of the Boys; A Clean Sweep; Shadow Storm; The Defender of Central Park; Handing On the Goggles; Empowered; Tu Quoque; Time for a Hero; Contract Hit; Peer Review; She Who Might Be Obeyed; Captain Asimov
New York Ace Books 1995 0441001378 First Soft Cover Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo Bruce Jensen; 
373 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Bruce Jensen. This anthology contains: Theme Music Man by Jody Lynn Nye; One of the Boys by Lawrence Watt-Evans; A Clean Sweep by Laurell K. Hamilton; Shadow Storm by Mickey Zucker Reichert; The Defender of Central Park by Josepha Sherman; Handing On the Goggles by B. W. Clough; Empowered by Alan Dean Foster; Tu Quoque by John DeChancie; Time for a Hero by Brian M. Thomsen; Contract Hit by Richard A. Knaak; Peer Review by Michael A. Stackpole; She Who Might Be Obeyed by Roland J. Green and Frieda A. Murray; And the Sea Shall Cast Him Out by William Marden; Reflected Glory by Paul Kupperberg; Super Acorns by Mike Resnick and Lawrence Schimel; Vets by Richard Lee Byers; Four Tales of Many Names by Gerald Hausman; The Long Crawl of Hugh Glass by Roger Zelazny; God Save the King by P. J. Beese and Todd Cameron Hamilton; Origin Story by Dwight R. Decker; Bicycle Superhero by Dennis O'Neil; Captain Asimov by Steve Antczak; Press Conference by Brad Linaweaver; Basic Trainging by Jerry Bingham; and Truth Justice and the Politically Correct Socialist Path by John Varley. 
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8546 Varley, John; Mainhardt, Ricia (editor) (Jody Lynn Nye; Lawrence Watt-Evans; Laurell K. Hamilton; Mickey Zucker Reichert; Josepha Sherman; B. W. Clough; Alan Dean Foster; John DeChancie; Brian M. Thomsen; Michael A. Stackpole; Richard A. Knaak) SUPERHEROES: Theme Music Man; One of the Boys; A Clean Sweep; Shadow Storm; The Defender of Central Park; Handing On the Goggles; Empowered; Tu Quoque; Time for a Hero; Contract Hit; Peer Review; She Who Might Be Obeyed; Captain Asimov
New York Ace Books 1995 0441001378 First Soft Cover Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo Bruce Jensen; 
373 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine and a crease on the lower right of the front cover; no interior markings. Cover art by Bruce Jensen. This anthology contains: Theme Music Man by Jody Lynn Nye; One of the Boys by Lawrence Watt-Evans; A Clean Sweep by Laurell K. Hamilton; Shadow Storm by Mickey Zucker Reichert; The Defender of Central Park by Josepha Sherman; Handing On the Goggles by B. W. Clough; Empowered by Alan Dean Foster; Tu Quoque by John DeChancie; Time for a Hero by Brian M. Thomsen; Contract Hit by Richard A. Knaak; Peer Review by Michael A. Stackpole; She Who Might Be Obeyed by Roland J. Green and Frieda A. Murray; And the Sea Shall Cast Him Out by William Marden; Reflected Glory by Paul Kupperberg; Super Acorns by Mike Resnick and Lawrence Schimel; Vets by Richard Lee Byers; Four Tales of Many Names by Gerald Hausman; The Long Crawl of Hugh Glass by Roger Zelazny; God Save the King by P. J. Beese and Todd Cameron Hamilton; Origin Story by Dwight R. Decker; Bicycle Superhero by Dennis O'Neil; Captain Asimov by Steve Antczak; Press Conference by Brad Linaweaver; Basic Trainging by Jerry Bingham; and Truth Justice and the Politically Correct Socialist Path by John Varley. 
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8547 Veblen, Thorstein THE THEORY OF BUSINESS ENTERPRISE
New York Mentor Books - New American Library 1958 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
223 pp. Mentor Book MD218. Edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Preface; Introductory; The Machine Process; Business Enterprise; Business Principles; The Use of Loan Credit; Modern Business Capital; The Theory of Modern Welfare; Business Principles in Law and Politics; The Cultural Incidence of the Machine Process; and The Natural Decay of Business Enterprise. 
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8548 Vehanen, Kosti (with George J. Barnett) MARIAN ANDERSON - A Portrait
New York Whittlesey House - The McGraw Hill Book Company 1941 Fifth Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good- 8vo Signed by Author
270 pp. Signed by George J. Barnett. Green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; green upper edge; headband; illustrated with black and white plates. Chipping at the head and foot of the spine of the dj with edge and corner wear; previous owner's name inside; price intact. The Chapters are: Scandinavia; European and South American Tours; America; Appendix. 
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8549 Velikovsky, Immanuel WORLDS IN COLLISION
New York Pocket Books 1977 Later Printings Paperback Very Good 
(xxix) 400, 284 pp. Collision has some edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings; Upheaval has light rubbing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; both books are without interior markings. The COLLISION Contents are: PROLOGUE: One: In an Immense Universe; The Celestial Harmony; The Origin of the Planetary System; The Origin of the Comets. Two: The Planet Earth; Ice Ages; The Mammoths; The Ice Age and the Antiquity of Man; The World Ages; The Sun Ages. VENUS: One: The Most Incredible Story; On the Other Side of the Ocean. Two: Fifty-Two Years Earlier; The Red World; The Hail of Stones; Naphtha; The Darkness; Earthquake. Three: The Hurricane; The Tide; The Battle in the Sky; The Comet of Typhon; The Spark; The Collapsed Sky. Four: Boiling Earth and Sea; Mount Sinai; Theophany; Emperor Yahou. Five: East and West; The Reversed Polarity of the Earth; The Quarters of the World Displaced; Changes in the Times and the Season. Six: The Shadow of Death; Ambrosia; Rivers of Milk and Honey; Jericho. Seven: Stones Suspended in the Air; Phaethon; Atlantis; The Floods of Deucalion and Ogyges. Eight: The Fifty-Two Year Period; Jubilee; The Birth of Venus; The Blazing Star; The Four-Planet System; One of the Planets is a Comet; The Comet Venus. Nine: Pallas Athene; Zeus and Athene; Worship of the Morning Star; The Sacred Cow; Baal; Zevuv (Beelzebub;) Venus in the Folklore of the Indians. Ten: The Synodical Year of Venus; Venus Moves Irregularly; Venus Becomes the Morning Star. MARS: One: Amos; The Year -747; Isaiah; The Argive Tyrants; Again Isaiah; Maimonides and Spinoza the Exegetes. Two: The Year - 687; Ignis e Coelo; March 23rd; The Worship of Mars; Mars Moves the Earth from Its Pivot. Three: What Caused Venus and Mars to Shift Their Orbits; When Was the Iliad Created; Huitzilopochtli; Tao; Yuddha; The Bundahis; Lucifer Cut Down. Four: Sword God; Fenris Wolf; Sword Time Wolf Time; Synodos; The Stormer of Walls. Five: The Steeds of Mars; The Terrible Ones; Samples from the Planets; The Archangels; Planet Worship in Judea in the Seventh Century. Six: A Collective Amnesia; Folklore; Of Preexisting Ideas in the Souls of Peoples; The Pageants of the Sky; The Subjective Interpretations of the Events and Their Authenticity. Seven: Poles Uprooted; Temples and Obelisks; The Shadow Clock; The Water Clock; A Hemisphere Travels Southward. Eight: The Year of 360 Days; Disarranged Months; Years of Ten Months; The Reforming of the Calendar. Nine: The Moon and Its Craters; The Planet Mars; The Atmosphere of Mars; The Thermal Balance of Mars; The Gases of Venus; The Thermal Balance of Venus; and The End; followed by an Epilogue and an Index. The UPHEAVAL Contents are: In the North; Revolution; Uniformity; Ice; Tidal Wave; Mountains and Rifts; Deserts and Oceans; Poles Displaced; Axis Shifted; Thirty-five Centuries Ago; Klimasturz; The Ruins of the East; Collapsing Schemes; Extinction; Cataclysmic Evolution; and The End; followed by a supplement: Worlds in Collision in the Light of Recent Finds in Archaeology, Geology and Astronomy - an address delivered before the Graduate College Forum of Princeton University. 
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8550 Velikovsky, Immanuel EARTH IN UPHEAVAL
London Abacus - Sphere Books 1976 0349135762 Later Printing Paperback Very Good- 8vo 
(xiv) 263 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the front cover and an uncreased spine; slight discolouration around the edges of the first few pages. The Chapters are: In the North; Revolution; Uniformity; Ice; Tidal Wave; Mountains and Rifts; Deserts and Oceans; Poles Displaced; Axis Shifted; Thirty-five Centuries Ago; Klimasturz; The Ruins of the East; Collapsing Schemes; Extinction; Cataclysmic Evolution; and The End; followed by a supplement: Worlds in Collision in the Light of Recent Finds in Archaeology, Geology and Astronomy - an address delivered before the Graduate College Forum of Princeton University. 
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8551 Velikovsky, Immanuel WORLDS IN COLLISION
New York Dell Books 1967 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good- 
400 pp. Dell Book 9702. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on a slightly faded spine; some darkening in the text block; no interior markings The Chapters are: PROLOGUE: One: In an Immense Universe; The Celestial Harmony; The Origin of the Planetary System; The Origin of the Comets. Two: The Planet Earth; Ice Ages; The Mammoths; The Ice Age and the Antiquity of Man; The World Ages; The Sun Ages. VENUS: One: The Most Incredible Story; On the Other Side of the Ocean. Two: Fifty-Two Years Earlier; The Red World; The Hail of Stones; Naphtha; The Darkness; Earthquake. Three: The Hurricane; The Tide; The Battle in the Sky; The Comet of Typhon; The Spark; The Collapsed Sky. Four: Boiling Earth and Sea; Mount Sinai; Theophany; Emperor Yahou. Five: East and West; The Reversed Polarity of the Earth; The Quarters of the World Displaced; Changes in the Times and the Season. Six: The Shadow of Death; Ambrosia; Rivers of Milk and Honey; Jericho. Seven: Stones Suspended in the Air; Phaethon; Atlantis; The Floods of Deucalion and Ogyges. Eight: The Fifty-Two Year Period; Jubilee; The Birth of Venus; The Blazing Star; The Four-Planet System; One of the Planets is a Comet; The Comet Venus. Nine: Pallas Athene; Zeus and Athene; Worship of the Morning Star; The Sacred Cow; Baal; Zevuv (Beelzebub;) Venus in the Folklore of the Indians. Ten: The Synodical Year of Venus; Venus Moves Irregularly; Venus Becomes the Morning Star. MARS: One: Amos; The Year -747; Isaiah; The Argive Tyrants; Again Isaiah; Maimonides and Spinoza the Exegetes. Two: The Year - 687; Ignis e Coelo; March 23rd; The Worship of Mars; Mars Moves the Earth from Its Pivot. Three: What Caused Venus and Mars to Shift Their Orbits; When Was the Iliad Created; Huitzilopochtli; Tao; Yuddha; The Bundahis; Lucifer Cut Down. Four: Sword God; Fenris Wolf; Sword Time Wolf Time; Synodos; The Stormer of Walls. Five: The Steeds of Mars; The Terrible Ones; Samples from the Planets; The Archangels; Planet Worship in Judea in the Seventh Century. Six: A Collective Amnesia; Folklore; Of Preexisting Ideas in the Souls of Peoples; The Pageants of the Sky; The Subjective Interpretations of the Events and Their Authenticity. Seven: Poles Uprooted; Temples and Obelisks; The Shadow Clock; The Water Clock; A Hemisphere Travels Southward. Eight: The Year of 360 Days; Disarranged Months; Years of Ten Months; The Reforming of the Calendar. Nine: The Moon and Its Craters; The Planet Mars; The Atmosphere of Mars; The Thermal Balance of Mars; The Gases of Venus; The Thermal Balance of Venus; and The End; followed by an Epilogue and an Index. 
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8552 Verde, Campo (pen name used by Irving A. Greenfield) SUCCUBUS
New York Manor Books 1970 0532152578 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good T. Powers; 
205 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a crease on the spine; no interior markings. Cover art by T. Powers. 
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8553 Verne, Jules THE CASTAWAYS OF THE FLAG - The Final Adventures of the Swiss Family Robinson
New York Grosset and Dunlap 1924 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good- 8vo 
242 pp. Beige cloth with a small green pictorial and green lettering on the front panel; lettered in green on the spine; green upper edge; illustrated endpapers; black and white frontis plate. Light wear on the corners with some discolouration along the spine; previous owner's name inside; no dustjacket. This was originally published in France as Seconde Patrie or Second Fatherland, in 1900. In 1923, Sampson Low Marston published it in London in two parts: Part One: Their Island Home - The Later Adventures of the Swiss Family Robinson; and Part Two: The Castaways of the Flag - The Final Adventures of the Swiss Family Robinson. In 1924, G. Howard Watt published them in New York City with the same titles. The Swiss Family Robinson itself was, of course, written by Johann David Wyss and first published in 1812. 
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8554 Verne, Jules ROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS (Around the World in Eighty 80 Days)
London Fontana Books - Collins 1958 Third Printing Paperback Very Good John Rose; 
253 pp. Fontana Book 118. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; light crease on the upper right front corner; no interior markings. Cover art by John Rose. 
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8555 Verne, Jules THE PURCHASE OF THE NORTH POLE - sequel to From the Earth to the Moon
New York Ace Books 1960 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good 
159 pp. Ace Book D434. Edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside; no other interior markings. 
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8556 Verne, Jules AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS; FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON; 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
London Octopus Books 1978 0706407849 First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo David Hopkins; 
589 pp. All three titles in a single volume: Around the World in Eighty Days; From the Earth to the Moon; and 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. Red cloth with a gilt pictorial and gilt lettering on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated endpapers; headband. Lightly rubbed at the corners of the dustjacket; creased on the front free endpaper. Illustrated with line drawings by David Hopkins. 
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8557 Verne, Jules ROUND THE MOON (aka From the Earth to the Moon)
London Ward Lock and Company 1958 First Printing - First Thus Hardcover Very Good Very Good- 12mo 
190 pp. Green boards lettered in black on the spine; illustrated with line drawings. Edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; somewhat darkened on the rear panel; price intact; previous owner's name inked-out on the first blank page; no other interior markings. 
Price: 18.95 CDN
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8558 Verne, Jules AROUND THE WORLD IN (80) EIGHTY DAYS
New York Avon Books 1956 First Printing Paperback Good Only 
192 pp. Avon Book T-148. Edge and corner wear with a small scuffed patch on the front cover; store stamped. This is the Michael Todd movie edition, illustrated with black and white photographs and featuring a number of the actors on the front cover, including Frank Sinatra, David Niven, Charles Boyer and others. 
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8559 Verne, Jules (introductions by David G. Pitt; Robert A. W. Lowndes; Raymond R. Canon) THREE BY JULES VERNE: Michael Strogoff; Master of the World; The Mysterious Island
New York Airmont Publishing 1964 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good 
253, 127, 415 pp. Airmont Classics CL48, CL73 and CL77. All three books have light edge and corner wear with uncreased spines; previous owner's name inside. To be clear, the three books here are: Michael Strogoff; Master of the World; and The Mysterious Island. 
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8560 Verne, Jules (translated by Edward Baxter) FAMILY WITHOUT A NAME - A Romance of the Rebellion of 1837 in Quebec
Toronto NC Press Limited 1982 0919601863 First Printing - First Thus Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo G. Tiret-Bognet; Emma Hesse; 
(iii) 312 pp. Burgundy boards lettered in gilt on the spine; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper; no other interior markings. Dj art by Emma Hesse. Illustrated with eighty-two original etchings by G. Tiret-Bognet. 
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8561 Vernon, Lesie (editor) SQUELCHERS: Goalkeeping Greats; The Man in the Middle; The World Cup Story; League Champs; Football Crazy; Colourful Characters; Club Colours and Nicknames; Language of Football; Star Strikers; England; Northern Ireland; Scotland; Wales; European Champion
Holland Esso - Imperial Oil 1969 First Edition Paperback Very Good 12mo 
Sixteen Football - Soccer booklets issued by Esso in the sixties. All sixteen booklets are present, held in the plastic folder issued by Esso for that purpose. Well protected; no wear. Each is illustrated with colour photographs. The booklets are: Goalkeeping Greats; The Man in the Middle; The World Cup Story; League Champs; Football Crazy; Colourful Characters; Club Colours and Nicknames; Language of Football; Star Strikers; England; Northern Ireland; Scotland; Wales; European Champions; Masters of Defence; and Up for the Cup. 
Price: 34.95 CDN
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8562 Verplanck, Virginia E. A YEAR IN MY GARDEN - A Manual on the Culture of Flowers, Vegetables and Fruit
Mount Gulian, Fishkill-on-Hudson Private Printing 1909 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- 8vo 
80 pp. followed by an index. Green cloth with a pasted-on label on the front cover. Light edge and corner wear with some darkening around the edges and on the spine; some darkening in the endpapers. 
Price: 59.95 CDN
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8563 Vesselo, I. R.; Morrison, R. D. THE AIR CADET'S HANDBOOK ON RADIO (6) Six
London George Allen and Unwin 1942 First Edition Paperback Very Good- 16mo 
96 pp. Heavy card covers. Light wear at the corners with a crease on the front cover; previous owner's name on the inside cover. Illustrated with diagrams. The Chapters are: Electric Cells - Units - Ohm's Law; Effects of an Electric Current - Ammeters and Voltmeters - Magnetic Fields; The Electric Motor - Electromagnetic Induction - Transmission of Sound; Electricity at Rest - Condensers - Inductance - Electromagnetic Waves; Alternating Current; The Thermionic Valve; Transmission - Receivers; Aerials - Power Supplies; and Radio as an Aid to Navigation. 
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8564 Vestal, Stanley DODGE CITY - Queen of Cowtowns - The Wickedest Little City in America: 1872 - 1886
New York Bantam Books 1957 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
246 pp. Bantam Book F1687. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; some darkening around the edges. Illustrated with drawings of handguns. The Contents are: Survey; Pistol Practice; Boot Hill; The Bloody Woman; Vigilantes; The Buffalo; The Hide Hunters; Gamblers and Games; The Bulls; Pranks and Pranksters; The Longhorns; Wyatt Earp Takes a Hand; Train Robbers; Marshals for Breakfast; Wyatt Earp Shoots to Kill; Indian Scare; Killing of Dora Hand; Crime and Punishment; Famous Visitors; Cockeyed Frank Kills Richardson; Horsethieves; Bibulous Babylon; The Battle in the Plaza; Luke Short and the Peace Commission; Bullfight; Mysterious Dave; Fire and Ice;and Holy Cowtown; followed by a bibliography. 
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8565 Vetter, Robert J. BEYOND THE EXIT DOOR
Elgin, Illinois David C. Cook Publishing 1974 0912692367 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
109 pp. Light edge wear with a crease on the upper left corner of the back cover and an uncreased spine; remains of a book plate on the inside of the front cover; store stamped. The Contents are: August Eleven; Our Fourteen Years; Why, God; Home Again; The Comfort of Friends; Help Me, God; In Special Memory; Young Survivors Are Benefits; What Now God; I Think I See; and A New Tomorrow. 
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8566 Vida, Nina SCAM
Markham, Ontario Paperjacks 1985 0770103553 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
274 pp. Light edge and corner wear with faint creasing on the spine; no interior markings. 
Price: 7.50 CDN
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8567 Vignes, Jacques (preface by Alain Bombard) (translated by Mihailo VouKitchevitch) THE RAGE TO SURVIVE
London Adlard Coles 1976 0229115403 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Ardea; 
215 pp. Green boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Illustrated with photographs, maps and charts, and line drawings by Ardea. The Chapter are: The Storm: Njord; First Conversation: Heading for Disaster; As Far As One Can Goe; Second Conversation: To the End of the Nightmare. Survival: Turnabout from the East; Third Conversation: The Wait; When the End Has Come; Fourth Conversation: Hunger. The Outcome: Land; Fifth Conversation: Fog; The Past Postponement; and The Abel Tasman. 
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8568 Villegas, Halli THE HAIR WREATH - and Other Stories: D in the Underworld; Rites; Peach Festival; In the Grass; The Other Side; Dr Johnson's Daughter; While He Sleeps; Neighbours; The Beautiful Boy; Winter; His Ghost; Picnic; Twenty-First-Century Design
Toronto CZP - Chizine Publications 2010 1926851021 First Soft Cover Edition Paperback Very Good 12mo Eric Mohr; 
266 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; ink mark on the lower edge of the text block; no interior markings. Cover art by Eric Mohr. This fantasy horror collection contains: D in the Underworld; Rites; Peach Festival; In the Grass; The Other Side; Dr Johnson's Daughter; While He Sleeps; Neighbours; The Beautiful Boy; Winter; His Ghost; Picnic; Twenty-First-Century Design; The Other Door; An Unexpected Thing; The Family; Meadowdene Estates; and Salvage. 
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8569 Villiers, Alan POSTED MISSING - The Story of Ships Lost Without Trace in Recent Years
New York Scribner - Charles Scribner's Sons 1974 0684138719 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
(xxvi) 310 pp. Black boards lettered in silver on the spine; endpaper maps; headband; illustrated with maps. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks around the edges; price clipped; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Preface to the New Edition: Still They Go. The Nine Little Ships: Will Require One Fireman; The Usual Time in the Morning; Father and Son; A Lifebuoy on the Beach. Battleship: The Battleship Sao Paulo. Black Frost: Mayday; Dodging to Death. The Five Sealers: Off Jan Mayen. Passenger Ship: The Mystery of the Waratah; The Inquiry. Sailing Ship: Two School Ships. The Fishermen of Brittany: Six Ships - Seventy Men. and Tramps: The Oil Tanker; Improperly Ballasted; and Must the Men Die Too. 
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8570 Villiers, Elizabeth THE BOOK OF CHARMS - originally The Mascot Book
London Lorrimer Publishing 1973 0856470252 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good 8vo Victoria Hayatt; 
144 pp. Trade paperback format. The true first of this was published in 1923 as The Mascot Book by T. Werner Laurie. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside; no other interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings by Victoria Hayatt. The Chapters are: Origins and Mythology; Signs Sigils and Talismans; Stones Jewels and Beads; Days Numbers and Colours; Animal Kingdom and Plants; and Metals and Miscellaneous Charms; followed by an index. 
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8571 Vincent, Gabrielle WOMAN ALONE
New York Beacon Books - Signal Books 1962 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good Barton; 
154 pp. Beacon Book B501F. Light edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Barton. 
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8572 Vincent, Rachel SHIFTERS - WERECATS: Book (1) One: Stray; Book (2) Two: Rogue; Book (3) Three: Pride; Book (4) Four: Prey
Don Mills, Ontario Mira Books 2007 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
618, 394, 425, 394 pp. All four books have light edge and corner wear; two have some minor creasing on the spines and two have uncreased spines; no interior markings. To be clear, the books here are: One: Stray; Two: Rogue; Three: Pride; and Four: Prey. 
Price: 29.95 CDN
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8573 Vinge, Joan D. THE SNOW QUEEN
New York Dial Press 1980 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Leo Dillon; Diane Dillon; 
471 pp. Navy blue boards lettered in pale blue on the spine. Book Club code K29. Dj art by Leo and Diane Dillon. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; faint sticker mark on the front free endpaper.. 
Price: 12.95 CDN
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8574 Vinge, Joan D. FIRESHIP - with - Mother and Child
New York Dell Books 1978 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Jack Woolhiser; 
156 pp. Both titles in a single volume; Fireship; and Mother and Child. Red boards lettered in black on the spine. Book Club Code I51. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket. Dj art by Jack Woolhiser. 
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8575 Vinge, Joan D. THE SNOW QUEEN CYCLE: Book (1) One: The Snow Queen; Book (2) Two: World's End
New York Dell Books; Tor Books 1981 First Paperback Printings Paperback Very Good Leo Dillon; Diane Dillon; 
536, 284 pp. Both books have light edge and corner wear with uncreased spines; no interior markings. Cover art by Leo and Diane Dillon. To be clear, the books here are: One: The Snow Queen; and Two: World's End. 
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8576 Vining, Keith KEEP RUNNING
Chicago Chicago Paperback House 1962 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
192 pp. Chicago Paperback A-105. Edgewear with creasing on the front corners and a faintly creased spine; no interior markings. 
Price: 12.95 CDN
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8577 Vinson, Harvey ROCK CHORD GUIDE
New York Amsco Music Publishing 1970 082562147X Later Printing Paperback Very Good 4to 
112 pp. Oversized softcover. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Some creasing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; Chords with Root on 6th String; Chords with Root on 5th String; Chords with Root on 4th String; Appendix A: Chord Catalog; Appendix B: Guitar Tuning; Guitars, Amplifiers and Speakers by Dan Armstrong. 
Price: 19.95 CDN
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8578 Vipond, Jim; Hunt, Jim; O'Brien, Andy HOCKEY HAT TRICK: Gordie Howe - Number 9; Bobby Hull; Fire-wagon Hockey - The Story of the Montreal Canadiens
Toronto The Ryerson Press 1970 First Paperback Printings Paperback Very Good 
(ix, v, vi) 157, 106, 138 pp. Three paperbacks in a slipcase, each illustrated with black and white photographs. All three books have light rubbing on the corners with uncreased spines; no interior markings; some rubbing on the slipcase. To be clear, the books here are: Gordie Howe - Number 9 by Jim Vipond; Bobby Hull by Jim Hunt; and Fire-wagon Hockey - The Story of the Montreal Canadiens by Andy O'Brien. The Contents are: Gordie Howe: Foreword by Clarence Campbell; Preface by Gordie Howe; Tragedy on Ice; From These Roots; Howe the Player; The Great Years; Milestones; Injuries of a Quick Healer; The Number 9 Controversy; The Coaches; and Trader Adams. Bobby Hull: Hockey's First Hundred Thousand Dollar Star; A Pair of Skates for Christmas; A Star is Born; 50 Goals or Was It 51; The Record that Got Away; What Makes Bobby Hull Tick; Make a Million Dollars and Retire; A Grecian Statue Come to Life; The Husband and Father; What Is He Really Like; How Does He Rate; and Retirement at Thirty. Fire Wagon Hockey: Preface; Detroit Olympia May 5, 1966; Start of a Saga; The Infant Howled Lustily; The Missing No. 7; The Era Explosive; A Night to Remember; Mr Everything; Success Story; and Unfunny Thing on the Way to Forum; followed by an Epilogue and Records. 
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8579 Vitola, Denise OPALITE MOON - Detective Ty Merrick (author of Quantum Moon)
New York Ace Books 1997 0441004652 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good Author's Second Novel Neal McPheeters; 
294 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Neal McPheeters. 
Price: 7.95 CDN
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8580 Vitola, Denise OPALITE MOON - Detective Ty Merrick (author of Quantum Moon)
New York Ace Books 1997 0441004652 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good Author's Second Novel Neal McPheeters; 
294 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Neal McPheeters. 
Price: 6.95 CDN
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8581 Vivelo, Jackie CHILLS RUN UP AND DOWN MY SPINE: A Summer to Last Forever; Cradle Song; The Good Neighbor Policy; Nick of Time; The Ghost of Fiddler's Elbow; Can You Top That; The Bell Ringer; The Creature in the Doorway
New York Dorling Kindersley Books 1994 1564587126 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good- 8vo Jennifer Eachus; 
125 pp. Pictorial boards matching the dustjacket; illustrated endpapers; illustrated with drawings. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a chip from the lower left of the rear panel; no interior markings. This story collection contains: A Summer to Last Forever; Cradle Song; The Good Neighbor Policy; Nick of Time; The Ghost of Fiddler's Elbow; Can You Top That; The Bell Ringer; The Creature in the Doorway; and Chills Run Down My Spine. 
Price: 9.95 CDN
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8582 Vivian, E. Charles FIELDS OF SLEEP - A Lost World Novel
West Kingston, Rhode Island Donald M. Grant 1980 First Printing - First Thus Hardcover Very Good Very Good Limited Edition 8vo Thomas Canty; Signed by Illustrator
239 pp. Limited to 1200 copies. Signed by Thomas Canty on a pasted-in plate. Brown boards lettered in gilt on the spine; headband. Wraparound dj art and interior illustrations by Thomas Canty. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; aside from the artist's signature, no interior markings. 
Price: 19.95 CDN
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8583 Vivian, E. Charles CITY OF WONDER
New York Centaur Press 1973 0878180109 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good David Ireland; 
182 pp. Time Lost Series. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by David Ireland. 
Price: 6.25 CDN
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8584 Vivian, E. Charles CITY OF WONDER
New York Centaur Press 1973 0878180109 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good David Ireland; 
182 pp. Time Lost Series. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; some rubbing on the back cover; previous owner's name inside. Cover art by David Ireland. 
Price: 5.95 CDN
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8585 Vladko, Volodimir (translated from the Ukranian by Olexandr Panasyev) DESCENDANTS OF THE SCYTHIANS
Kiev, Ukraine Dnipro Publishers 1986 First Printing Hardcover Very Good 8vo 
388 pp. First Translated Edition. Black boards stamped with red and gold on the front panel and spine. Light rubbing on the corners with a small bump on the upper left of the front. "Printed in the Soviet Union" has been stamped on the title page. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8586 Voit, Pal; Holl, Imre OLD HUNGARIAN STOVE TILES
Budapest, Hungary Corvina Press 1963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 12mo 
64 pp. followed by forty-eight plates in colour and in black and white. Beige cloth lettered in black on the front panel and spine; endpaper maps; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs as well as the plates. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks and chips around the edges; some darkening around the edges of the cloth; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Development Structure and Decoration of Tiles; The First Workshop at the Royal Court; The Period of King Sigismund; Stoves Figured with Knights; The Workshop of Matthias Corvinus in Buda Castle; The First Renaissance Stoves; The Dissolution of the Workshop of Matthias Corvinus; Urban Stove Builders; The Art of Mining Towns; and Stovemakers of the Hungarian Border Fortresses; followed by a bibliography, a list of illustrations in the text, a list of the plates; and the plates. 
Price: 34.95 CDN
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8587 Volk, Douglas THE MORPHEUS CONSPIRACY
Baltimore, Maryland Gateway Press 1998 0966218108 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good- 8vo Signed by Author
466 pp. Trade paperback format. Personalised inscription by Douglas Volk on the title page. Edge and corner wear with a crease on the back cover and a crease on the spine; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. 
Price: 17.95 CDN
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8588 Vonnegut, Kurt DEADEYE DICK - A Novel
New York Dell Books 1983 0440517680 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good 8vo 
240 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; some darkening around the edges; no interior markings. 
Price: 14.95 CDN
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8589 Vonnegut, Kurt Jr THE SIRENS OF TITAN; CAT'S CRADLE; GOD BLESS YOU MR ROSEWATER; WELCOME TO THE MONKEY HOUSE; SLAUGHTERHOUSE FIVE
New York Dell Books 1973 Later Printings Paperback Very Good 
319, 191, 190, 308, 215 pp. First Thus - five paperbacks in a slipcase. Dell Books 7948; 1149; 2929; 9478; and 8029. All five books have light edge and corner wear with flat uncreased spines; no interior markings. The slipcase has some rubbing on the panels. Welcome to the Monkey House is a story collection containing: Where I Live; Harrison Bergeron; Who Am I This Time; Long Walk to Forever; The Foster Portfolio; Miss Temptation; All the King's Horses; Tom Edison's Shaggy Dog; New Dictionary; Next Door; More Stately Mansions; The Hyannis Port Story; D.P.; Report on the Barnhouse Effect; The Euphio Question; Go Back to Your Precious Wife and Son; Deer in the Works; The Lie; Unready to Wear; The Kid Nobody Could Handle; The Manned Missiles; Epicac; Adam; Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow; and Welcome to the Monkey House. 
Price: 44.95 CDN
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8590 Vonnegut, Kurt Jr WAMPETERS FOMA AND GRANFALLOONS - Opinions
New York Dell Books 1979 0440185335 Sixth Printing Paperback Very Good 
(xxvii) 285 pp. Light edgewear with some minor creasing on the front cover and spine; no interior markings. This collection of essays contains: Science Fiction; Brief Encounters on the Inland Waterway; Hell Star Vega; Teaching the Unteachable; Yes We Have No Nirvanas; Fortitude; There's a Maniac Loose Out There; Excelsior - We're Going to the Moon - Excelsior; Address to the American Physical Society; Good Missiles Good Manners Good Night; Why They Read Hesse; Oversexed in Indianapolis; The Mysterious Madame Blavatsky; Biafra: A People Betrayed; Address to the Graduating Class at Bennington College; Torture and Blubber; Address to the National Institute of Arts and Letters; Reflections on My Own Death; In a Manner that Must Shame God Himself; Thinking Unthinkable Speaking Unspeakable; Address at Rededication of Wheaton College Library; Invite Rita Rait to America; Address to P.E.N. Conference in Stockholm 1973; A Political Disease; and Playboy Interview. 
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8591 Vonnegut, Kurt Jr. SLAUGHTERHOUSE FIVE - or The Children's Crusade
New York Dell Books 1984 0440180295 Later Printing Paperback Very Good Gene Greif; 
215 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Cover by Gene Greif. 
Price: 5.95 CDN
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8592 Vonnegut, Kurt Jr. PLAYER PIANO
New York Dell Books 1978 0440170370 Fifteenth Printing Paperback Very Good 
330 pp. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. 
Price: 5.95 CDN
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8593 Vonnegut, Kurt Jr. GOD BLESS YOU MR ROSEWATER - or Pearls Before Swine
New York Dell Books 1974 Twenty-First Printing Paperback Very Good- 
190 pp. Dell Book 2929. Edge and corner wear with some minor creasing on the front hinge and spine; no interior markings. 
Price: 6.25 CDN
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8594 Vos, Pieter; Wilder, J. Gordon (foreword by John R. Sweeney) (preface by Albert D. Browning) PRECIOUS JEWELS - A Story of Pieter and Johanna Vos and the Founding of the Sunbeam Homes
Oakville, Ontario The Triumph Press 1986 0969269900 First Printing Paperback Very Good 8vo 
230 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Chapters are: My Homeland; My Family; My Early Years; The War Years; A Hiding Place; My Calling - Fulfilled; Two Became One; Canada Bound; First Impressions; Our First House; In the City; The Birth of Sunbeam Home; The Willow Street Sunbeam Home; Open Doors; The Annex; Conestogo; Recognition and Reward; Doon - A New Home; The Clayton Snider Residence - Staff; The Camp Building - A Dream Come True; The Winds of Change; The Final Move; Another Beginning - Doon; and Prisms. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8595 Voss, Harry G. W. TOUCHING HORIZONS: A Tour of Africa, India and the Far East
New York Carlton Press 1961 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo Signed by Author
362 pp. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Gray cloth lettered in black on the spine. Light wear on the corners with some darkening on the spine; no dustjacket; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. The Contents are: Preparatory Blandishments; Bon Voyage; Outward Bound; Portugal; Canary Islands; Dakar; Freetown; Zero Degrees Latitude Zero Degrees Longitude; The Equator; French Equatorial Africa; Luanda Angola; Capetown; Durban; Zululand Swasiland and Basutoland; Johannesburg; Victoria Falls and Zambesi River; Zanzibar; Tree Tops and Mount Kenya; The Mau Mau Story; Witchcraft Ceremonies in Africa; Toward Bombay; India; The Sacred Ghats on the Ganges; Moslemism or Islamism; Hinduism; Pokhara Nepal; Tibetan Data; Tibetan Philosophy; More of Lower Tibet; Delhi; Jaipur; Agra; The Story of Shah Jehan; Missionaries; Colombo Ceylon; Penang; Kek Loksi or Paradise Temple at Ayer Itam; Bangkok Thailand; Bali; From the Jave to the South China Seas; Manila; Hong Kong; Formosa - The Beautiful Island; Japan; The Geisha Girl Story; Sukiyaki Supreme; Japanese Words and Japanese Characteristics; Hawaii; Leaving the Orient; San Francisco; Mexico - Acapulco; The Castillo San Diego; Panama and the Canal Zone; Next Stop - New York; and Conclusion. 
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8596 Vryheid, Julia KILLED BY COMMON SENSE
Baltimore, Maryland AmErica House 2001 1588519031 First Edition Paperback Very Good Author's First Book 8vo Signed by Author
250 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed on the dedication page by Julia Vryheid. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. 
Price: 19.95 CDN
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8597 Wachtel, Eleanor MORE WRITERS AND COMPANY - New Conversations with CBC Radio's Eleanor Wachtel
Toronto Alfred A. Knopf Canada 1996 0394281691 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
(xiv) 352 pp. Blue boards lettered in silver on the spine; headband; illustrated with small line drawings. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. This collection of interviews contains: Introduction; Oliver Sacks; Kazuo Ishiguro; Carol Shields; William Trevor; Edward Said; Isabel Allende; Chinua Achebe; Reynolds Price; Jeanette Winterson; Alice Walker; Amitav Ghosh; E. L. Doctorow; Louise Erdrich; David Grossman; Jane Smiley; Harold Bloom; Jayne Anne Phillips; Carlos Fuentes; Nicole Brossard; Martin Amis; Jamaica Kincaid; and John Berger. 
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8598 Waddington, Miriam (editor) (Rochl Korn; A. M. Klein; Helen Weinzweig; Ted Allan; Shirley Faessler; Henry Kreisel; Jack Ludwig; Norman Levine; Chava Rosenfarb; Monique Bosco; Naim Kattan; Adele Wiseman; Mordecai Richler; Matt Cohen; Sharon Drache) CANADIAN JEWISH SHORT STORIES: Earth; Prophet in Our Midst: A Story for Passover; My Mother's Luck; Lies My Father Told Me; Breaking Bread in Jerusalem; A Basket of Apples; The Almost Meeting; A Woman of Her Age; By a Frozen River; The Greenhorn
Toronto Oxford University Press 1990 0195408136 First Soft Cover Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo 
(xvii) 205 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. This anthology contains: Earth by Rochl Korn; Prophet in Our Midst: A Story for Passover by A. M. Klein; My Mother's Luck by Helen Weinzweig; Lies My Father Told Me by Ted Allan; Breaking Bread in Jerusalem by Miriam Waddington; A Basket of Apples by Shirley Faessler; The Almost Meeting by Henry Kreisel; A Woman of Her Age by Jack Ludwig; By a Frozen River by Norman Levine; The Greenhorn by Chava Rosenfarb; The Old Woman's Lamentations on Yom Kippur by Monique Bosco; The Pact by Naim Kattan; On Wings of Tongue by Adele Wiseman; Playing Ball on Hampstead Heath by Mordecai Richler; The Watchmaker by Matt Cohen; The Scribe by Saron Drache; The Chess Master by J. J. Steinfeld; and Practising by Naomi Guttman. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8599 Wadsworth, Danny WHITECAPS - A Nautical Adventure Novel
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Sterling House Fiction 1997 1563150484 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Author's First Novel 8vo Signed by Author
185 pp. Signed on the title page by Danny Wadsworth. Blue boards lettered in silver on the front panel; headband. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. 
Price: 24.95 CDN
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8600 Waggoner, Glen; Moloney, Kathleen; Howard, Hugh BASEBALL BY THE RULES - Pine Tar Spitballs and Midgets
New York Prentice Hall Press 1990 0130585610 First Soft Cover Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo 
(xiv) 289 pp. Light edgewear with a short crease on the lower right of the front cover and an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: Introduction: The Rules of the Game; Objectives of the Game; Definition of Terms; Game Preliminaries; Starting and Ending the Game; Putting the Ball in Play; The Batter; The Runner; The Pitcher; The Umpire; The Official Scorer; Glossary; and Major League Rule Changes 1845 - 1986; followed by an index. 
Price: 14.95 CDN
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8601 Wagner, Hank; Golden, Christopher; Bissette, Stephen R. (foreword by Terry Pratchett) (re: Neil Gaiman) PRINCE OF STORIES - The Many Worlds of Neil Gaiman
New York St. Martin's Press 2008 0312387652 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Dave McKean; 
(xiii) 546 pp. Burgundy boards lettered in copper on the spine; headband. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and colour plates. Dj art by Dave McKean. The Chapters are: The Early Years; The Sandman; The Graphic Novels; The Comics; The Novels; The Children's Books; The Short Stories; The Poems and Songs; The Scripts; The Oddities; and The World of Neil Gaiman; followed by the appendices: The Gaiman Timeline; The Audio Gaiman; Further; Related Web Sites; Notes; and an index. 
Price: 39.95 CDN
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8602 Wagner, Richard GOTTERDAMMERUNG - The Dusk of the Gods; DIE WALKURE - The Valkyr; DAS RHEINGOLD - The Rhinegold
Boston Oliver Ditson Company 1926 First Printing - First Thus Paperback Very Good 8vo 
62, 46, 58 pp. All three music books are staple bound in decorated paper covers. Grand Opera Librettos - German and English text and music of the principal airs - Gotterdammerung - The Dusk of the the Gods; Die Walkure - The Valkyr; and Das Rheingold - The Rhinegold. All three books have some edge and corner wear and all three have the previous owner's name near the upper edge of the front cover. 
Price: 44.95 CDN
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