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Bowering's B.C

By: Bowering, George

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Viking/Allen Lane: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 64400389

ISBN: 0670857572

Condition: Good


0670857572 416 pages including bibliography and index. Acknowledges that the province on the far left of the map has always been a pretty strange place, but it also tells a serious story of touchy race relations, heroic men and women, and the kind of romance that makes sensible people want to write books. It's a new kind of history - intensely personal, impeccably researched, intentionally provocative, unexpectedly spiritual, and laugh-out-loud funny - that encourages us to question received wisdom and ponder the elusiveness of history. Book clean and unmarked with moderate wear and slight ... View more info

Taking the Field: The Best of Baseball Fiction

By: Bowering, George

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Red Deer, AB, Canada, Red Deer Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34107537

ISBN: 0889950547

Condition: Very Good


0889950547 296 pages. Signed by "Bill Kinsella" on title page. Kinsella's work "The Thrill of the Grass" is included in this compilation which also contains works by Morley Callaghan, Jack Kerouac, Mordecai Richler, Damon Runyon, James Thurber and many others. In bright glossy colour-illustrated covers. View more info

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Touch; selected poems 1960-1970

By: Bowering, George

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, McClelland and Stewart: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 751A7182

ISBN: 0771015968

Condition: Fair


0771015968 128 pages. "...Virile, evocative, concerned, original: a pure delight to hear or read." - from dust jacket. Average wear. Usual library markings. Pencil notes upon half-title page. Solid working copy. View more info

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A Short Sad Book: A Novel

By: Bowering, George

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Talonbooks: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 343A1248

ISBN: 0889221278

Condition: Good


0889221278 191 pages. "Two Ontario detectives search for Evangeline and George Bowering as he comes to terms with the disappointments and pleasures of growing up Canadian." - from back cover. Average wear. Price sticker remnant on front cover. Unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

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Journal of Canadian Fiction, Winter 1974, Volume III, Number 1

By: Hodgins, Jack; Metcalf, John; Millet, Anyes; Bowering, George; Dobb, Ted; MacLean, Robert; Smith, Michael; Garner, Hugh; et al

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Montreal, Bellrock Press / Journal of Canadian Fiction Association: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2420

Condition: Good


119 pages. Contents: Eleven works of fiction by authors ranging from George Bowering to Hugh Garner; Seven criticism articles by Kent Thompson, Howard Fink, and others; Thirteen review articles; Alphabetical list (by author) of works reviewed in the first two years of this publication; and more. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info