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Wilderness Tips

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5764


This copy has been SIGNED by Margaret Atwood on the title page. An electrifying series of stories whose shared themes of loss and discovery, of how we connect with others and with the sometimes hidden parts of ourselves, bind them together as a unified whole. View more info

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Good Bones

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Bloomsbury Publishing, Limited: 1992

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5768


This copy has been SIGNED by Margaret Atwood on the title page. Offers a stimulating miscellany of pieces, meditations, flights of imagination and fantasy, homing in on Shakespeare, bats, tree stumps, ecological disasters, bodies, male and female, the future, theology, amongst other matters. View more info

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You Are Happy: [Poems]

By: Atwood, Margaret Eleanor

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Row: 1974

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5769


This copy of the paperback edition has been INSCRIBED by Margaret Atwood "For David with best wishes Margaret Atwood 1977" on the front-free endpaper. This is her sixth collection of poetry and cover a wider range than ever before in her work, from the personal to the mythological. View more info

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Negotiating With the Dead: A Writer on Writing

By: Atwood, Margaret Eleanor

Price: $55.00

Publisher: West Nyack, New York, U.S.A., Cambridge Univ Pr: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5771


This copy has been SIGNED by Margaret Atwood on the title page. Margaret Atwood's wide and eclectic reference to other writers, living and dead, is balanced by anecdotes from her own experiences as a writer, both in Canada and on the international scene. View more info

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The Labrador Fiasco

By: Atwood, Margaret Eleanor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, UK, Bloomsbury Pub Plc: 1996

Edition: First U.K. Edition (true first)

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5774


One of the Bloomsbury Quid issues - this copy has been SIGNED by Margaret Atwood on the title page! The story related within this story may be found in its original version in "The Lure of the Labrador Wild," by Dillon Wallace, published in 1905 by Fleming H. Revell Company, and reprinted by Breakwater Books, Newfoundland, in 1977. View more info

Negotiating With the Dead: A Writer on Writing

By: Atwood, Margaret Eleanor

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge Univ Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8621


This copy of "Negotiating With the Dead" has been SIGNED by Margaret Atwood on the title page! Margaret Atwood's wide and eclectic reference to other writers, living and dead, is balanced by anecdotes from her own experiences as a writer, both in Canada and on the international scene. View more info

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Fox's Nose

By: Ireland, Sally

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dunvegan, Ontario, Cormorant Books: 1997

Edition: First Canadian Edition (True 1st)

Seller ID: 4947


At Lisii Nos, or Fox's Nose, a farm in British Columbia's Fraser Valley, in a wintry attic on Christmas night, a girl named Julia makes love with her cousin. Afterwards she discovers a grubby exercise book in a trunkā€”her grandmother's diary of the seige of Leningrad. She becomes obsessed by the account of the privations her family endured and of their encounters with enemies, both from beyond the city limits and within their own psyches. View more info

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Swimming Lessons, and Other Stories from Firozsha Baag

By: Mistry, Rohinton

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1989

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5980


This copy has been SIGNED by Rohinton Mistry on the title page. The author's debut collection. In these eleven intersecting stories, Rohinton Mistry opens our eyes and our hearts to the rich, complex patterns of life inside this Bombay apartment building. Compassionate and funny in turns, this work illuminates the very meaning of change through this pungent and exuberantly textured mosaic of lives. View more info

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Tales from Firozsha Baag

By: Mistry, Rohinton

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London/Boston, Faber & Faber: 1992

Edition: First UK Paperback Edition/First Printi

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5981


This copy has been SIGNED by Rohinton Mistry on the title page. This is the UK paperback original of the author's first work originally published in Canada. The author's debut collection. In these eleven intersecting stories, Rohinton Mistry opens our eyes and our hearts to the rich, complex patterns of life inside this Bombay apartment building. Compassionate and funny in turns, this work illuminates the very meaning of change through this pungent and exuberantly textu... View more info

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In the Skin of a Lion

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1987

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5435


A master of modern literature - this copy of "In the Skin of a Lion" has been SIGNED by Michael Ondaatje on the title page! We begin with a young girl sitting in a car in the early morning hours. The man beside her is telling her a story, his story-of his boyhood in the Canadian backwoods, of his arrival in the bustling Toronto of the 1920s, of the passionate and fabulous adventures he underwent there. Combining history and poetry, mythic events and sensual detai... View more info

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Running in the Family

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, UK, Victor Gollancz Ltd.: 1983

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6521


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Ondaatje on the title page! This is the first UK Edition/First Printing. An absorbing autobiographical journey bof discovery to a far place in another time. Through memory, through imagination, the author reveals a world of fabulous characters and landscapes as he finds his own beginnings in the strange context of his family history. Alas, the dustjacket spine is heavilly faded (as is common with this title) and there are some spotti... View more info

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The Cinnamon Peeler: Selected Poems

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1991

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6522


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Ondaatje on the title page! This volume contains poems that cover a twenty-five year period from 1963 to 1990 and come mainly from two earlier books, "There's a Trick with a Knife I'm Learning to Do" and "Secular Love". A small red remainder marking on the top edge accounts for the grading - otherwise a "Fine/Fine" copy. View more info

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Secular Love

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, NY, W.W. Norton and Company: 1985

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6523


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Ondaatje on the titloe page! The acclaimed author/poet's first full-length book of new poems in over a decade. He has twice been given the Governor-General's Award for Literature in Canada. A small tear to the front free-endpaper from a binder's error is present but does not detract from the overall presentation. No other flaws in evidence. View more info

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Anil's Ghost

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6613


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Ondaatje on the title page! With his first novel since the internationally acclaimed "the English Patient", Michael Ondaatje gives us a work displaying all the richness of imagery and language and the piercing emotional truth that we have come to know as the hallmarks of his writing. "Anil's Ghost" unfolds against the deeply evocative background of Sri Lanka's landscape and ancient civilization. View more info