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Blood Ties

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Oberon: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007768

ISBN: 0 88750 188 5

Condition: Reading Copy


the 100th Oberon title; from the Miramichi region of New Brunswick, Richards has beome a much-respected writer, and he's got the Governor General's Awards to prove it; this is the stiff card wraps edition issued simultaneously with the hardcover; reading creases to spine, boneheaded previous owner's highlighting/marginalia throughout; View more info

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Incidents in the Life of Markus Paul (signed)

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Richards, on title page

Seller ID: 017638

ISBN: 0385666535

Condition: As New


Award-winning author Richards presents "a complex tale about crime and punishment, truth and lies, power and justice," that begins with the death of a seventeen-year-old Micmac boy who is killed during his first day on a new job. Brown boards w/illustration in blind to top of front cover, caramel cloth backstrip w/black spine lettering, 291 pages. An unread copy. View more info

The Bay of Love and Sorrows (signed)

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart / M&S: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012459

ISBN: 0-7710-7458-1

Condition: As New


1st printing w/complete number sequence. New Brunswick-born author's ninth novel, in addition to non-fiction works and screenplays, all of which have garnered him a wheelbarrow full of awards. In this one, the senseless murder of a young woman in a rural community along a bay between New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island changes the lives of everyone in the community. Richards has signed this copy signed on title page. Brown cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 307 pages. An u... View more info

The Bay of Love and Sorrows

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart / M&S: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 013064

ISBN: 0-7710-7458-1

Condition: As New


1st printing w/complete number sequence. New Brunswick-born author's ninth novel, in addition to non-fiction works and screenplays, all of which have garnered him a wheelbarrow full of awards. In this one, the senseless murder of a young woman in a rural community along a bay between New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island changes the lives of everyone in the community. Richards has signed this copy signed on title page. Brown cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 307 pages. An u... View more info

The Coming of Winter

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Oberon Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Seller ID: 013759

ISBN: 0 88750 128 1

Condition: Good


The first novel from a guy who has gone on to win a wheelbarrow full of awards, and who has become one of Canada's most respected (and collectible) writers. This copy inscribed and signed by Richards ("To Rick Burns/God Bless/Keep Writing/Yours/Dave Richards") on front end paper. The Rick Burns in question died in late 2004, but not before making a name for himself as an award-winning painter and sculptor (and yes, he wrote, too). Since the pair were fellow Miram... View more info

Blood Ties (signed)

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Oberon Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Seller ID: 013760

ISBN: 0 88750 188 5

Condition: About Very Good


The 100th Oberon title, being the second novel from the Miramichi's Richards, who was, even then, beginning to take the Canadian literary scene by storm. This copy inscribed and signed ("To Rick Burns/With/indecipherable/indecipherable/Dave Richards"). Burns, a fellow Miramichi-er and award-winning sculptor, painter and writer, died in November, 2004. Red cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 278 pages. Moderately worn corners/spine ends, lightly dusted top edge, in rubb... View more info

The Friends of Meager Fortune (signed)

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada/Random House of Canada: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 015439

ISBN: 0-385-66094-4

Condition: As New


1st printing w/complete number sequence. The multi-award-winning former resident of Miramichi, New Brunswick offers the story of a young man prophesied to be greater than his older brother, but who will destroy their family's legacy. Longlisted for the 2006 Giller Prize. This copy signed by Richards, above his name on title page. Burgundy boards w/black cloth backstrip w/gilt spine lettering, 366 pages. (A word about our grading: Fine -- or, sometimes, As New -- is ... View more info

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The Friends of Meager Fortune (signed)

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada/Random House of Canada: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 015801

ISBN: 0-385-66094-4

Condition: As New


True 1st edition, 1st printing w/complete number sequence. The multi-award-winning former resident of Miramichi, New Brunswick offers the story of a young man prophesied to be greater than his older brother, but who will destroy their family's legacy. Longlisted for the 2006 Giller Prize. This copy signed by Richards, above his name on title page. Burgundy boards w/black cloth backstrip w/gilt spine lettering, 366 pages. (A word about our grading: Fine -- or, someti... View more info

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The Lost Highway (signed)

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada/Random House of Canada: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 016540

ISBN: 0385664966

Condition: As New


First printing w/complete number sequence. When Alex Chapman learns that his tyrannical great-uncle has just been sold a winning lottery ticket, he is determined that his great-uncle will never see the money. This copy signed by Richards, on title page. Red boards w/black cloth backstrip, silver spine lettering, 393 pages. Dust jacket w/light rubbing, impressions to rear panel. An unread copy. View more info

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Playing the Inside Out / Le jeu des apparences (signed)

By: Richards, David Adams

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fredericton, Goose Lane Editions / Universite de Moncton: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Richards

Seller ID: 016572

ISBN: 0864925034

Condition: As New


The Antonine Maillet -- Northrop Frye Lecture, delivered by Richards on April 28, 2007. Preface by Paul M. Curtis. One side presents the essay in English, the other side in French. Signed by Richards, on the English side, once at top of front end paper ("David Richards/June 2008") and again above his name on title page. An unread copy. View more info