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Gabrielle Roy

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Item Description: Reynal and Hitchcock, 1947. Book Condition: Fair. 1st. N/A. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP60837162

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Roy, Gabrielle (trans. Hannah Josephson)

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Additional Ptg. Possible first ed. Top edges are red, as issued. Bookseller Inventory # 005941

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Harcourt, 1957. Hard Cover. Book Condition: NEAR VERY GOOD. Dust Jacket Condition: Good +++++. First Edition. ****TWO HARDCOVER BOOKS in DUSTJACKETS BY GABRIELLE ROY, as follows:**** STREET OF RICHES: TIGHT CLEAN COPY IN DUSTJACKET with IMMACULATE TEXT/ tight square white cloth binding shows sev. very pale light spots and tiny nick to spine top/ pen marking ffep and sev. past owner's name stamps/ BRIGHT CLEAN DJ with front flap excised and sev. short tears at edges/ sev. small spots fore-edge; THE TIN FLUTE, Reynal, 1947, hardcover in dj/ 315 pages/ EXCELLENT BRIGHT CLEAN APPEARS UNREAD COPY, BRIGHT CLEAN BINDING, IMMACULATE TEXT/ 315 pages/ DJ CLEAN AND BRIGHT, book club ed./ ****TWO BOOKS BY GABRIELLE ROY*****. Bookseller Inventory # 039527

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Roy, Gabrielle

Published by Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, NY (1947)

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, NY, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. first edition ?; Later Printing. Good with no dust jacket; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 315 pages; Purple boards, good. Skined place at the front hinge with minor shelf wear. Name FFEP. Translated by Hannah Josephson. Bookseller Inventory # 7284

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. GOVERNOR GENERAL'S LITERARY AWARD FOR FICTION 1947 Translated from the French by Hannah Josephson. Good blue cloth. Blue titles some edge wear, soiling. (1947), 8vo, 315pp. [1], Fee & Cawker p. 98 Canadian Fiction An Annotated Bibliography, "The Tin Flute (original French title Bonheur d'occasion, "secondhand happiness"), Gabrielle Roy¿s first novel, is a classic of Canadian fiction. Imbued with Roy¿s unique brand of compassion and compelling understanding, this moving story focuses on a family in the Saint-Henri slums of Montreal, its struggles to overcome poverty and ignorance, and its search for love. An affecting story of familial tenderness, sacrifice, and survival during World War II, The Tin Flute won both the Governor General's Award and the Prix Femina of France. The novel was made into a critically acclaimed motion picture in 1983. Originally published in the French language as Bonheur d'occasion literally translated as 'secondhand happiness', which represent her sense of rebound love in the novel." Wikipedia. Bookseller Inventory # 002001

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Roy, Gabrielle;

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Item Description: HB. Book Condition: Very Good. 1ST edition--VG--315pp--. Bookseller Inventory # 186053

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ROY, GABRIELLE

Published by REYNALD AND HITCHCOCK, NEW YORK (1947)

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Item Description: REYNALD AND HITCHCOCK, NEW YORK, 1947. N/A (illustrator). First Edition. Hardbound First Edition published by REYNALD AND HITCHCOCK (New York) in 1947. Translated from the French by Hannah Josephson. 315 pages of clean, bright text with no dust jacket. Interior is unblemished and appears unread. Owner's name stamp appears inside the front cover. Additionally, the owner has penned his name across the top edge of the front end paper. Covers and spine are purple in color. The Title and Author's name appears on the front cover and spine on a worn gilt background. The spine and cover edges are sunned, else unblemished. Binding is tight with no apparent structural damage. Publication is rated Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 001535

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Gabrielle Roy,

Published by McClelland and Stewart, New Canadian Library,, Toronto, ON., (1969)

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Item Description: McClelland and Stewart, New Canadian Library,, Toronto, ON., 1969. Soft Cover/Good/Minor Shelf We. Book Condition: Good/Used/Clean Interior. 1st Edition Paperback. This is a Good, Used, Copy. Some wear on the cover but the book is solid and clean. A fascinating, episodic novel of a family with drerams but without the economic means. The Lacasse family and its Montreal roots--it is a tale of human tragedy filled with moments of pure delight. Canadian Fiction. Bookseller Inventory # 006191

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ROY, Gabrielle

Published by Reynal & Hitchcock, New York City (1947)

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York City, 1947. hb. 1st edition. 8vo, pp. 315. Boards a bit discoloured and scuffed. Typical age-toning to contents; else in good to good plus condition. Text in English. Bound in publisher's original light blue cloth (no dust jacket). Bookseller Inventory # 031740

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Roy, Gabrielle; trans, Josephson, Hannah

Published by Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, cpw 1947 (1947)

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, cpw 1947, 1947. G/, first ed American, grey cloth boards with grey lett on black label on f cover repeated on a lightly discolored spine, 14x21cm, 315pp, Gabrielle Roy, trans, Hannah Josephson, The Tin Flute, novel set in French Canada, cpw 1947, ex-lib with marks confined to inside b cover, 1 small corner rub, else a tight bright clean copy, Bookseller Inventory # Sph6144

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Gabrielle Roy,

Published by McClelland & Stewart,, Toronto, ON., (1993)

ISBN 10: 077109860X ISBN 13: 9780771098604

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Item Description: McClelland & Stewart,, Toronto, ON., 1993. Soft Cover/Card/Minor Shelf We. Book Condition: Very Good/Used/No Marks. 1st Edition Reprinted/Softcover. This is a Very Good, Used, Copy. Remaindered (black line across bottom page ends). This is a great social commentary novel about people trapped in poverty in urban Montreal. Titled originally in French, ``Bonheur d'occasion` (`Second-hand happiness`) the story is anything but happy. Beautifully written with splendid character development. Afterword by Philip Stratford. Canadian /Literature. Bookseller Inventory # 005525

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1958. Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. New Canadian Library Edition of Roy's poignant and beautifully written story of the 'little people' in the depression-ridden slums of Montreal. Bookseller Inventory # 001220

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ROY, Gabrielle

Published by Reynal Hitchcock, New York (1947)

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Item Description: Reynal Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Book Condition: Very Good. New York: Reynal Hitchcock, 1947. First edition. Very good. Hardcover, rubbed at spine ends and corners, faded spine, pages lightly browned. Bookseller Inventory # 118592

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ROY, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Book Condition: Very Good. New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947. First edition. Very good. Slightly rubbed on the edges and the edges of the spine and the corners. Bookseller Inventory # 179332

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ROY, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Editorial / Hard Cover. Book Condition: Muito Bom/Very Good/Très Bien. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1ª Edição. 1 Vol. de 315-[5] pp. "The Tin Flute was published in Canada in a French edition, entitled Bonheur d'Ocasion and received awards from L'Académie Française and L'Académie Canadienne Française" Size: In-8º (215x145). Book. Bookseller Inventory # 002532

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Roy, Gabrielle, Translated By Hannah Josephson

Published by Reynal & Hitchcock, New York (1947)

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. First English Language Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This is a copy of the first English language publication of three time Governor General award winner Gabrielle Roy's The Tin Flute/Bonheur d'Occasion, which is credited with reflecting a life of such overwhelming and endless poverty in the face of huge families and low wages that it provided an impetus for change in Quebec. Gabrielle Roy was actually from St-Boniface, the French quarter of Winnipeg, and went to live in Europe from there, but was forced to return to Canada in 1939 with the outbreak of World War II and it was then that she went to Montreal and devoted her time to writing and sketching. Nevertheless the picture she paints clearly struck a chord with readers in both languages and around the world. Without a dust jacket, this copy has darkened a great deal and the cover is somewhat faded and soiled. Spine is cocked. There is a little writing in pencil but for the most part the interior is clean. The spine is worn and faded but remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # 000298

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Roy, Gabrielle (Translated By Hannah Josephson), Illustrated by Hallock, Roberet

Published by N. Y.: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947, N. Y. (1947)

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Item Description: N. Y.: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947, N. Y., 1947. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Hallock, Roberet (illustrator). 1st American Edition. 8 Vo. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good. 1st American Edition. 8 Vo. A solid spine (blue boards)with very light edge rubbings. The dustjacket(not price clipped) has very light edge rubbings. Signed by owner. Bookseller Inventory # 004326

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ROY, Gabrielle:

Published by New York Reynal & Hitchcock (1947)

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Item Description: New York Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947. FIRST US EDITION. 1st impression. Hardback. Size 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Light blue cloth with black titles. No insciptions. 315 pages. Good tight-bound volume in Good rubbed & chipped un-price-clipped dustwrapper. Translated from the French by Hannah Josephson. ' A Bitter-Sweet Love Story '. Bookseller Inventory # 9674

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Hard Cover. First US Edition. VG+ Grey cloth hard cover in vg- dj now in mylar. Dj has no tears but some chipping of the brown spine color and darkening to all the edges( typical of this dj). Unclipped with 3.00 price. PO name on ffep. a nice copy. vg+/vg-. Bookseller Inventory # 28904

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal and Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Translated from the French by Hannah Josephson. Bookseller Inventory # 432017

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 315 pp. Translated from the French by Hannah Josephson. Wear to head and foot of spine, fading to perimeter of boards; fragile dustjacket is edgeworn, chipped at head and foot of spine and flap hinges, soiled on rear panel, with a closed tear at lower rear flap hinge and along upper part of rear flap hinge. Still a nice copy of this important Canadian classic. Roy's first book and winner of the 1947 Governor General's Award for fiction, Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 008258

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. American first edition, first printing. Published in 1947. Jacket is in very Good + condition. Light fading to jacket. Back of jacket has some dark lines running across it. Jacket is neatly price clipped. Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. No tears or creases. The book itself is in Near Fine condition. The binding is straight and tight. NO remainder mark. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1006473

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Gabrielle Roy

Published by McClelland & Stewart/Reynal and Hitchcock, Toronto/New York (1947)

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Item Description: McClelland & Stewart/Reynal and Hitchcock, Toronto/New York, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. "The Tin Flute is the bitter-sweet love story of Florentine Lacasse, a slim girl of astonishing beauty, eager for love, craving the richness and excitement of a life not bordered by railroad tracks and run-down houses." - from the just jacket; jacket has some wear and tear but is protected in brodart cover; edgewear to cover; interior is clean and unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # 000278

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Roy, Gabrielle (Canadian Author )

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York. 1947, 1st US Edition. (Hardcover) Very good in very good dust jacket. 315pp. Octavo. Light blue cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover. Ends of spine and corners slightly bumped. Price sticker on back attached end paper. Clean, tight text block. In illustrated dust jacket worn and lightly chipped at edges. Inside corners trimmed, not price clipped. A very nice copy. The story of the Lacasse family in Montreal and the love story of their oldest daughter Florentine. Canadian Author . Bookseller Inventory # 130167

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. First American Edition. First Edition, in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean pale blue cloth boards with black title box on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Translated by Hannah Josephson. 315 pages. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has very small chips at spine corners, a few short closed edge tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The Tin Flute (original French title Bonheur d'occasion, "secondhand happiness"), Gabrielle Roy’s first novel, is a classic of Canadian fiction. Bittersweet love story of Florentine Lacasse, and the large LaCasse familly who live precariously and in poverty in the Saint-Henri quarter of Montreal. Florentine works as a waitress in Woolworth's, receiving attention from many men; when Jean Levesque makes teasing advances, it seems that perhaps her dreams of an escape from her sordid life will come true. Bookseller Inventory # 021232

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Roy, Gabrielle

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, New York. 1947, 1st edition in English. (Cloth) Near fine in very good dust jacket. 315pp. Small terar to jacket, light shelf wear. Price clipped. Mylar protected. Former owner inscription of front free-endpaper. Bookseller Inventory # 107812

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ROY, Gabrielle

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Item Description: NY, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. First Edition. Fine. Bookseller Inventory # 015219EST350R9

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Roy, Gabrielle (translated by Alan Brown)

Published by McClelland and Stewart, Toronto (1980)

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Item Description: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Harold Town; (illustrator). First Printing - First Thus. 384 pp. Bound in green cloth and presented in a matching slipcase; pasted on portrait of the author on the front panel; decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine; illustrated with drawings by Harold Town. This particular copy once belonged to author Wayson Choy and bears his signature on the front free endpaper. Very light rubbing at the corners; aside from Wayson Choy's signature, no interior markings. Size: 8vo. Association Copy. Bookseller Inventory # 199638

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Gabrielle Roy

Published by Reynal and Hitchcock c. 1947, New York (1947)

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Item Description: Reynal and Hitchcock c. 1947, New York, 1947. Edition : First English Edition. , Contemporary blue cloth. Stamped title on top cover and on spine. Conteporary dust jacket. Original French title, ?Bonheur d?Occasion? is affixed on flap of dust jacket., Gabrielle Roy (1909 ? 1983) was a French Canadian author from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Her first novel, Bonheur d'occasion (1945), gave a starkly realistic portrait of the lives of people in Saint-Henri, a working-class neighbourhood of Montreal. The novel caused many Quebeckers to take a hard look at themselves, and is regarded as the novel that helped lay the foundation for Quebec's Quiet Revolution of the 1960s. The original French version won her the prestigious Prix Femina in 1947. Published in English as The Tin Flute, the book won the 1947 Governor General's Award for fiction as well as the Royal Society of Canada's Lorne Pierce Medal. Distributed in the United States, where it sold more than three-quarters of a million copies, the Literary Guild of America made The Tin Flute a feature book of the month in 1947. The book garnered so much attention that Roy returned to Manitoba to escape the publicity. English book translated by Hannah Josephson., Size : 8vo (205x135mm). , Hannah Josephson The book is in very good condition. The dust jacket has some wear. Bookseller Inventory # B5189

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Roy, Gabrielle.

Published by Reynal & Hitchcock, (1947)., New York (1947)

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Item Description: Reynal & Hitchcock, (1947)., New York, 1947. 1st Edition. First Edition of Gabrielle Roy’s first book, winner of the 1947 Governor General's Award, the Prix Femina Award, the Royal Society Of Canada's Lorne Peace Medal and a featured selection of the Literary Guild of America. A near fine copy in gray cloth, (discreet previous collector's name to the front free endpaper) white titles on a black ground to the spine and front board in a bright, fresh Robert Halleck designed pictorial dustwrapper, price intact, with the 'Bonheur d'Occasion' sticker affixed to the top edge of the front flap. 8vo. 315 pp. Translated from the French by Hannah Josephson. A lovely copy of an established classic of Canadian literature and a landmark in the development of the contemporary Québécois novel. Bookseller Inventory # 30471

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