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1 ALLEN, Glover N. Solenodon Paradoxus. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Vol. XL, No. 1.
Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Cambridge, U.S.A, 1910, 
ALLEN, Glover N. Solenodon Paradoxus. With 9 Plates. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Vol. XL, No. 1. Cambridge, U.S.A.: Printed for the Museum, June, 1910. Pp [1]-53,(1),+ 9 plates and corresponding explanatory leaves. Folio, printed grey stitched wrappers. Chipping to fore-edge and spine, else very good. Mostly unopened. 70.00

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2 Allied Countries - WW2). Canada and the United Nations. A Tribute to the United Nations by Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited
Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited, 1943, 
(Allied Countries - WW2). Canada and the United Nations. A Tribute to the United Nations by Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited. N.pl.: (Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited , 1943). Pp 1-20. Illustrated. 8vo, blue stapled card covers. “Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited, an all-Canadian Company, is happy to pres ent this booklet to our customers and friends as a tribute to the United Nations.” - from page one. This booklet has information on the allied countries participating in World War Two, including a brief summary of each country along with a picture of its flag and leader(s). The countries covered are Great Britain, Canada, South Africa, India, Australia, New Zealand, United States, U.S.S.R., China, Netherlands, Norway, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Greece, Yugoslavia, France, Belgium, Mexico, Brazil, Iraq, Luxembourg, Denmark, Ethiopia, Philippines, Panama, Cuba, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Bolivia, and Iran. Spine and edges worn, tears along half of spine, penned names, else good. 15.00

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3 BAILLY, Serge et Didier BEAUFORT BEAUFORT, Didier Media Resistance : Un echo pour les voix discordantes
Editions Karthala, Paris, 2000, ISBN:2845860153 
BAILLY, Serge et Didier BEAUFORT. Média Résistance : Un echo pour les voix discordantes . Paris: Éditions Karthala, (2000). Pp. [1]-326,(2). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A selection of media case studies throughout theeastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, with chapters relating to: Bu rkina Faso, Serbia and Montenegro, Turkey, Nigeria, Chad, Zambia, Morocco, Gambia, Burundi, Haiti, Kosovo, Iran, India, Palestine, Mexico, Mali, Hungary, Israel, &c. Text in French. Vg. 45.00

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4 BASHOW, David L. (ed.). HORN, Bernd SHRUM, L.A. LEPINE, J.P.F. Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 7, No. 3, Autumn/ Automne 2006.
Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2006, 
BASHOW, David L. (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 7, No. 3, Autumn/ Automne 2006. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2006). Pp 1-102;1-102. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated grey card covers. Contents : “Outside the Wire – Some Leadership Challenges in Afghanistan” by Colonel Bernd Horn (pp 6-14); “Transformation and Airspace Operations in Afghanistan” by Captain L.A. Shrum (pp 15-24); “The Case for International Trusteeship in Haiti” by Major Michael T. Ward (pp 25-34); “The United States Unified Command Plan” by Lieutenant Colonel Marcus Fielding, Australian Army (pp 35-40); “From Cold Warriors to Expeditionary Forces – The Current Challenges Facing the German Armed Forces” by Major J.P.F. Lepine (pp 41-50); “Principles of War for the New Age” by Doctor David Harries (pp 51-58); “The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same: The Principles of War and the Revolution in Military Affairs” by Robert S. Bolia (pp 59-62); “Cold War Air Power Choices for the RCAF: Paul Hellyer andthe Selection of the CF-5 Freedom Fighter” by Major Ray Stouffer (pp 63-74 ); “We few, we happy few...” Canadian Generalship in the First World War” by Major John R. Grodzinski (pp 75-87); and more. Back-to-back English and French texts. Wear to fore-edge, else very good. 12.00

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5 BEEBE, William Beneath Tropic Seas : A Record of Diving Among the Coral Reefs of Haiti. 2nd US
Putnam, New York, 1928, 
BEEBE, William. Beneath Tropic Seas : A Record of Diving Among the Coral Reefs of Haiti. With sixty illustrations. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (September 1928). Second Printing. Pp. (8),v-xiii,(1),1-234, colour frontis., 37p. of black and white plates and 1 map leaf. 8vo, green cloth with gilt ti tle block to front, gilt lettering to spine. See Berra, William Beebe: An Annotated Bibliography XIV. Anderson 81. Faint dampstain to all edges of boards, gilt lettering wearing away from spine, name, as is. 15.00

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6 BUTLER, Dennis Sea Breezes 56:433 ISHERWOOD, J.H. STADUM, Lloyd Whartons: A Trent-based Coaster Fleet.
Sea Breezes, 1982, 
BUTLER, Dennis. "Whartons: A Trent-based Coaster Fleet." Part 2. An article in Sea Breezes: The Magazine of Ships and the Sea, Vol.56, No.433, January 1982, pp.41-49, double column. Also: Lloyd M. Stadum's "Career of a Beauty: the Chieftain of 1907"; Robert Wall's "The Story behind the Picture" [the 1893 race between the paddle steamers Ravenswood and Lorna Doone]; J.H. Isherwood's "Columbia Mail Steamer Haiti of 1932"; I. MacKay's "Cruising in the Sea Princess"; others and usual columns & departments. Vg. For the number. 4.00

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7 CARTER, Henry Rose CARTER, Laura Armistead FROST, Wade Hampton Yellow Fever : An Epidemiological and Historical Study of Its Place of Origin. First Edition in dustjacket
Williams & Wilkins Company, Baltimore, 1931, 1931 
CARTER, Henry Rose. Yellow Fever : An Epidemiological and Historical Study of Its Place of Origin. Edited by Laura Armistead Carter and Wade Hampton Frost., Baltimore : The Williams & Wilkins Company, (August) 1931. First Printing. Pp (4),v-xii,(2),3-308,(4),+ 1 plate. Text illustrations and maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine.

Garrison & Morton, Medical Bibliography (5th edition) 5468.

The disease yellow fever is defined, and using this definition, historical outbreaks of yellow fever are examined to determine if they really were yellow fever or not.

Contents :
Part I - The epidemiology of yellow fever.
1. Conditions requisite for the continued existence of yellow fever.
2. Dispersion and geographical distribution of Aedes Aegypti.
3. Dispersion and geographical distribution of yellow fever.
4. Relation of temperature and sociological conditions to the occurrence and persistence of yellow fever.

Part II - Diseases which have, or might have, been confused with yellow fever in the past.

Part III - The place of origin of yellow fever.
1. General considerations.
2. Mexico: records.
3. Mexico: tierra fria.
4. Mexico: tierra caliente.
5. The Maya country: cultures and records of pestilences (Maya Cimlal and Xekik).
6. The Maya country: coming of the Spaniards.
7. The Maya country: the epidemic of 1648 in Yucatan.
8. Hayti (Hispaniola).
9. The Isthmus of Panama: expeditions of Ojeda and Nicuesa.
10. The isthmus of Panama: the colony at Darien.
11. Guadeloupe: The coup de Barre, 1635.
12. Yellow Fever in America after 1648.
13. Africa: general considerations.
14. West Africa: discovery and settlement.
15. Early records of sickness on the west African coast.
16. The island of Sao Thomé.
17. The Cape Verde Islands.
18. The Canary Islands and the epidemic in Van der Does' expedition, 1599.
19. Sickness in Africa considered to be certainly yellow fever.
20. The place of origin of yellow fever: summary.

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8 CHERNIN, Eli Tropical Medicine at Harvard : The Weller Years, 1954-1981 : A Personal Memoir
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, 1985, 
CHERNIN, Eli. Tropical Medicine at Harvard : The Weller Years, 1954-1981 : A Personal Memoir. Boston : Harvard School of Public Health, (1985). Pp (8),[1]-95,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, red card covers, lettered in white. Contents: Introduction; Beginnings; The Weller Years (Of Places; Of Ppeople; Of Te aching; Of Learning: Students and Trainees); Photographs (Of Learning Research; Of Matters Diverse: St. Lucia and Schistosomiasis - Haiti and Rural Health - The Harvard-Wellcome Project - Industry in the Tropics - Center for the Prevention of Infectious Diseases); Some Reflections; otes; Appendixes.Covers rubbed, creased, else very good. With a review stapled to the back cover. 35.00

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9 DRESCHER, Seymour SMITH, Adam) Mighty Experiment : Free Labor versus Slavery in British Emancipation. in dj.
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2002, ISBN:0195093461 
DRESCHER, Seymour. The Mighty Experiment : Free Labor versus Slavery in British Emancipation. (Oxford): Oxford University Press, (2002). Pp. (i)-vi,[4],(1)-307,[3]. 8vo, blue paper covered boards with silver lettering to spine. Contents: 1. Modern Slavery and Modern Freedom, 2. The Free Labor Ideology: Adam Smith, 3. From Production to Reproduction: The Population Principle, 4. Adam Smith's Epigone and the Retreat from the Free Labor Ideology, 5.Heredity, Environment and Change, 6. Sierra Leone and Haiti: Emancipation as an Experimental Science, 7. Experimental Alternatives to Slavery, 1791-1833, 8. The Mighty Experiment, 9. Expanding the Experiment, 10. The Experiment Eroded, 11. The Experiment in Crisis: Sugar, Slaves, and Cotton, 12. AnExperiment Abandoned, 13. Some Lessons. Vg in dj. 50.00

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10 GRAHAM, Al, Senator Seeds of Freedom : Personal Reflections on the Dawning of Democracy. FirstEdition, Paperback
Canadian Peace Keeping Press, Clementsport, Nova Scotia:, 1996, ISBN:1896551114 
GRAHAM, Al, Senator. The Seeds of Freedom : Personal Reflections on the Dawning of Democracy. (Clementsport, NS) : Canadian Peace Keeping Press (a division of the Lester B. Pearson Canadian International Peacekeeping TrainingCentre), 1996. First Edition. Pp [i]-xviii,1-270. 8vo, red cardcovers with French flaps, white lettering to front and spine. "In The Seeds of Freedom , Senator Al Graham recalls his formative years in the spectactulary beautiful setting of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia; a magical place of legends and myths and music, where a rich culture blends with the firece pride of the local inhabitants. It was there he acquired his lifelong commitment to the 'power of the people', and to the belief that people must be the masters of their own destinies, if they are to have any control over the circumstances oftheir lives. he has championed that belief in his work in Canada as a teac her, broadcaster, journalist, corporate executive, and Member of the Senate. He has also brought the message of democracy and empowerment to the worldstage. This is hIs moving account of the process of establishing the seeds of democratic procedures in lands far from Canada where no one thought the y would ever take hold: in Namibia, where the magical numbers 4-3-5 acquired almost supernatural significance; in Haiti, where election observers as well as voters risked their lives on election day; in the Philippines, whereven the fraud wrought by a powerful dictator could not muzzle the voice of the Philippine people; and in countless other places with equally rivettin g stories. It is an inspiring tribute to the faith and endurance of people who, against the odds, believe democracy will change their lives and society for the better." - from the dj flap. Part I. A Little Help from My Friends. Part II. The Dawning of Democracy. Part III. The Seeds of Freedom. Part IV. Democratic Craftsmanship. Part V. Sowing the Seeds of Freedom. Part VI.failed Elections. Part VII. Conclusions. Very good. 35.00

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11 HANSON, Earl Parker (ed.). PLATT, Raye R. (editor, 2nd ed.) New World Guides to the Latin American Republics [In Three Volumes]. Revised Second Edition
Duell, Sloan and Pearce, New York, 1945, 
HANSON, Earl Parker (ed.). The New World Guides to the Latin American Republics [In Three Volumes]. Sponsored by the Office of the U.S. Coordinator ofInter-American Affairs. Revised Second Edition. Raye R. Platt, Editor, Rev ised Second Edition. Associates: Antonio Colorado, Natalie Raymond, DorothyTeall. New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce, (1945). Each country sepaately paginated totalling 632 + 470 + 488 pages. Maps. 8vo, reddish-brown, green,or blue cloth, silver lettering to front board and spine. "With heightened interest in South America since the war and renewed opportunities for trav el, these invaluable guidebooks assume even greater usefulness and importance. Covering the twenty-one Latin American republics, they are the most comprehensive and authoritative works in the field. They now appear in a new edition, revised, brought up to date with the latest available intormation, and expanded to three volumes in place of the earlier two..." (from the dj). Volume One : Mexico, Central America and the West Indies. Volume Two : Andes and West Coast Countries. Volume Three : East Coast Countries. Contents: (Vol. I) Latin America's Cultural and Historic Foundations (by Philip Ai nsworth Means); Latin American Art (by Robert C. Smith); Bibliographic Notes (by Raye R. Platt); Maps (by Raye R. Platt); The Pan American Union (by L. S. Rowe); The Travel Agent (by Fred H. Dietz); Principal Catholic Holidays; Educational Opportunities in Latin America (by Dorothy M. Field); The Pan American Highway (by J.S. Gavigan); Mountaineering (by Anderson Bakewell); Weights and Measures; Guides : The United States of Mexico; The Republic of Costa Rica; The Republic of Cuba; The Dominican Republic; The Republic of El Salvador; The Republic of Guatemala; The Republic of Haiti; The Republic of Honduras; The Republic of Nicaragua; The Republic of Panama and the Canal Zone; Puerio Rico. (Vol. II) Guides : The Republic of Bolivia; The Republic of Chile; The Republic of Colombia; The Republic of Ecuador; The Republic of Peru. (Vol. III) : The Argentine Republic; The United States of Brazil; The Republic of Paraguay; The Republic of Uruguay; The United States of Venezuela. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR THIS SET. Very good in nicked dustjacket. The set for 60.00

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Translating Pain : Immigrant Suffering in Literature and Culture. First Edition in dustjacket., HRON, Madelaine.
12 HRON, Madelaine. Translating Pain : Immigrant Suffering in Literature and Culture. First Edition in dustjacket.
University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2009, ISBN:9780802099198 2009 080209919X / 9780802099198 
HRON, Madelaine. Translating Pain : Immigrant Suffering in Literature and Culture. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (2009). First Edition. Pp [i]-xix,(1),[1]-300. Index. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to spine.

“In the post-Cold War, post-9/11 era, the immigrant experience has changed dramatically. Despite the recent successes of immigrant and world literatures, there has been little scholarship on how the hardships of immigration are conveyed in immigrant narratives. Translating Pain fills this gap by examining literature from Muslim North Africa, the Caribbean, and Eastern Europe to reveal the representation of immigrant suffering in fiction.

Applying immigrant psychology to literary analysis, Madelaine Hron examines the ways in which different forms of physical and psychological pain are expressed in a wide variety of texts. She juxtaposes post-colonial and post-communist concerns about immigration, and contrasts Muslim world views with those of Caribbean creolité and post-Cold War ethics. Demonstrating how pain is translated into literature, she explores the ways in which it also shapes narrative,culture, history, and politics. A compelling and accessible study, Translating Pain is a groundbreaking work of literary and postcolonial studies.” (from the dj).

Contents : Introduction.

Part I: Translating Immigrant Suffering.
1. 'Perversely Through Pain': Immigrants and Immigrant Suffering.
2. 'Suffering Matters': The Translation and Politics of Pain.

Part II: Embodying Pain: Maghrebi Immigrant Texts.
3. 'Mal Partout': Bodily Rhetoric in Maghrebi Immigrant Fiction.
4. 'In The Maim of the Father': Disability and Bodies of Labor.
5. 'Ni Putes Ni Soumises': Engendering Doubly Oppressed Bodies.
6. 'Pathologically Sick?': Metaphors of Disease in Beur Texts.

Part III: Affective Cultural Translation: Haitian Vodou.
7. 'Zombification': Hybrid Myth-Uses of Vodou from the West to Haiti.
8. 'Zombi-Fictions': Vodou Myth-Representations in Haitian Immigrant Fiction.

Part IV: Silencing Suffering: The Painless Czech Case.
9. 'Painless' Fictions?: Czech Exile and Return.
10. 'The Suffering of Return': Painful Detours in Czech Novels of Return. Conclusion.

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13 IONESCO, Eugène). JARRY, Alfred). DAUMAL, Rene). Evergreen Review, 4:13). Evergreen Review : Volume 4 Number 13, May-June 1960.
Grove Press, 1960, 
(IONESCO, Eugène). Evergreen Review : Volume 4 Number 13 : 'Pataphysics is the Only Science. (NY: Grove Press, 1960). Pp. 192. 8vo, green ill. card covers. Contents: Roger Shattuck: "Superliminal Note". Part I: The Satraps: "A Fish's Life" (by Raymond Queneau); "Foursome" (by Eugene Ionesco); "A Letter to His Magnificence The Vice-Curator Baron" (by Boris Vian); "Chant Song... It Droppeth As The Gentle Rain (A Ballet)" (by Jacques Prevert); "The Chinese Princess" (by Rene Clair); "Two Stories" (by Jean Ferry); Monsieur Juva's Flint Statues" (by Jean Dubuffet); "Close to Antonin Artaud" (by Maurice Saillet); "Voodoo in Haiti" (by Michel Leiris). Part II: The Patacessors: "Literary Assassin" (by Alphonse Allais); "Soft Spoken Anarchist" (by Felix Feneon); "Man of Masks" (by Remy de Gourmont); "Double Soul" (by Marcel Schwob); "Explorer" (by Leon-Paul Fargue); "Author by Neglect" (by JulienTorma); "Experimental Mystic" (by Rene Daumal). Part III: Alfred Jarry (18 73-1907): "Exploits and Opinions of Dr Faustroll, Pataphysician"; "Ubu Cocu(Act 1)"; "Three Poems". Part IV: The College of Pataphysics: "An Apodeict ic Outline" (by Simon Watson Taylor); "Opus Pataphysicum: Inaugural Harangue, Allocution, Protheses (on Ubu and the Serious), Testament" (by His Late Magnificence Dr. I.L. Sandomir); "Report on Some Concrete Historical Problems" (by Nicolaj N. Kamenev); "Epanorthosis on the Moral Clinamen" (by His Late Magnificence Dr. I.L. Sandomir); "Message to the Civilized or Uncivilized World" (by His Magnificence Jean Mollet). Light edgewear to spine, else a very good copy. 40.00

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14 KENNEDY, Jean de Chantel, Sister Bermuda's Sailors of Fortune. 2nd Printing
Baxter's Book Shops, Hamilton, Bermuda, 1969, 
KENNEDY, Jean de Chantel, Sister. Bermuda's Sailors of Fortune. (Hamilton, Bermuda : Baxter's Book Shops, 1969). Second Printing. Pp. (8),5-155,(1) + 3 leaves of plates in text, 8 p. of plates and 1 folding map of St. George's at rear. Some other illustrations in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated whitecard covers with French flaps. Front cover gives the author as simply Jean Kennedy. See Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed., p.120. "The bulk of this book was published by the Be rmuda Historical Society in four issues of the Quarterly under the title 'Bermuda and the French Revolution.' Much new material has been added to the original especially with regard to the town of St. George's." - from the Foreword. The story of the heyday of Bermuda privateers, raiding the vessels of fleeing French-Haitian plantation owners during the French Revolution and the slave rebellions. "Bermuda's richest privateering era coincided with the French Revolutionary revolt in Haiti between 1793- 1800. Rich French planters fleeing the flaming sugar island crowded onto the merchantmen of allnations leaving the ports of Haiti and were duly intercepted by privateers on the wide ocean reaches and brought into Bermuda with the little they ha d salvaged. Deeds of violence and valour abroad alternate with accounts of political chicanery and mutiny in the garrison at home in these pages trom Bemuda's past." from the front flap. With index. Spine sunned, some light spotting to covers, else very good. 25.00

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15 LEYBURN, James G. MINTZ, Sidney W., foreword Caribbean Series, 9) Haitian People. pbk.
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1966, 
LEYBURN, James G. The Haitian People. With a new introduction by Sidney W. Mintz. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1966. Pp. [i]-xlviii,[1]-342, + 1 double-leaf map. 8vo, printed white and black card covers. Number 9 in the Caribbean Series. Sidney W. Mintz, editor. "One of the very few books to deal with Haiti's crucial century of isolation (1804-1915)", this volume focuses on the history of the troubled Caribbean nation, from the slave revolts to the early 1940s, when Leyburn finished his study. Spine faded and slightly browned, name to ffep, occasional pencilled marginalia, else vg. 30.00

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16 LONCKE, Joycelynne (ed.) IRISH, J.A.G. PIQUION, R. CASTENEDA-FUENTES, D. Proceedings of the International Round Table : To commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery in the Anglophone Caribbean. Held at Georgetown, Co-operative Republic of Guyana, August 4-5, 1984.Georgetown
Published by the Guyana Commemoration Commission with the Assistance of UNESCO, Guyana , 1985, ISBN:9768001143 
LONCKE, Joycelynne (ed.). Proceedings of the International Round Table : Tocommemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery in the Anglo phone Caribbean. Held at Georgetown, Co-operative Republic of Guyana, August 4-5, 1984.Georgetown, Guyana : Published by the Guyana Commemoration Commission with the Assistance of UNESCO, 1985. Pp (4),i-x,1-185,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green and white card covers. Articles : Haiti, the First Black Republic (by R. Piquion); The Main Actor of Abolition of Slavery and Revolution (by J. Casimir); The Village Movement ans a Revolutionary Initiative (by T. Payne); Through the Tears Comes a Smile (by M. Hazzard); Slavery and the Black People's Reaction to It: the Case of Suriname (by C.H. Eersel); The Emancipation Process in the Spanish Caribbean (by J.A.G. Irish); Slave Rebellions in Cuba (by D. Casteneda-Fuertes); Slavery and the Law (by J.O.F. Haynes); The Power of Reading Since Emancipation (by Y. Srephenson); People, Power, and Potential (by J. Croaker); Education: the Baby and the Bath Water (by J. Loncke); Towards 2034: A Deeper View of the Horizon (by D. Hoyte); The Caribbean: a Humanist View (by M. Ifill). Rubbed, else very good. Signed by the editor. 45.00

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17 LOWENTHAL, David and Lambros COMITAS, eds. COMITAS, Lambros, ed. WALCOTT, Derek JAMES, C.L.R. Consequences of Class and Color : West Indian Perspective. pbk original.
Anchor Press/Doubleday, Garden City, NY, 1973, ISBN:038504402x 
LOWENTHAL, David and Lambros COMITAS, (eds.). Consequences of Class and Color : West Indian Perspective . Edited and introduced by David Lowenthal andLambros Comitas. Garden City, NY: Anchor Press, Doubleday, 1973. First Anc hor Books edition. A Doubleday Anchor Original. Pp. xx,[1]-334,(6) of ads at rear. Small 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Mass market paperback. Contents: 1. Marcus Garvey's "The Race Question in Jamaica"; 2. C.V.D. Hadley's "Personality Patterns, Social Class, and Aggression in the British West Indies"; 3. Rex Nettleford's "National Identity and Attitudes to Race in Jamaica"; 4. James A. Mau's "The Threatening Masses: Myth or Reality?"; 5. C.L.R. James's "The Middle Classes"; 6. Adrian Espinet's "Honours and Paquotille"; 7. A Young Jamaican Nationalist's "Realism and Race"; 8. H.P. Jacobs's "Reality and Race: A Reply to Realism and Race"; 9. Anonymous's "The Favoured Minorities"; 10. Eric Williams's "Education in the British West Indies"; 11. Edward P.G. Seaga's "Parent-Teacher Relationships in a Jamaican Village"; 12. M.G. Smith's "Education and Occupational Choice in Rural Jamaica"; 13. Mervin C. Alleyne's "Language and Society in St. Lucia"; 14. Edith Efron's "French and Creole Patrols in Haiti"; 15. Lloyd Braithwaite's "The Problem of Cultural Indignation in Trinidad"; 16. O.R. Dathorne's "Caribbean Narrative"; 17. W.I. Carr's "The West Indian Novelist: Prelude and Context"; 18. Derek Walcott's "Meanings". Light edgewear, name, else vg. 30.00

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18 MacASKILL, W.R.). MERKEL, Andrew MacASKILL, W.R. WALTERS, Angus Schooner Bluenose. First Edition in dustjacket
Ryerson Press, Toronto / Halifax/ Vancouver , 1948, 
(MacASKILL, W.R.). MERKEL, Andrew. Schooner Bluenose. Toronto / Halifax / Vancouver : The Ryerson Press, (October 1948). First Printing. Pp (4),v-viii,(2),1-70, frontispiece + 28 leaf centre section of 44 photos. 8vo, blue cloth. Photo end-papers. Toy 1652, Watters p.712, Rhodenizer p. 697, Laugher p.383. Andrew Doane Merkel (b. 1884, Morley, New York - d. June 25, 1954, Halifax) was a journalist and poet. "Text by Andrew Merkel. Photographs by W.R. MacAskill". Chapters : On the Banks; The Building of Bluenose; Elsie and Mayflower; Henry Ford; Columbia and Haligonian; Gertrude L. Thebaud; "Anything Goes". "An eminently readable history of the famous racing schooner" - Rhodenizer. "Both masters in their respective fields, Andrew Merkel and Wallace R. MacAskill have succeeded admirably in portraying by pen and camera an unforgettable picture of the proud Queen of the North Atlantic fishingfleets. The whole story is here -- told with thrilling vividness and full of the tang of the maritime way of life -- from the day when the schooner was launched amid great festivities from Lunenburg shipyards, through her exciting encounters with the Elsie, the Henry Ford, the Columbia, the Haligonian and the Gertrude L. Thebaud, until the day when the great Lunenburger neared her last finish line, breaking her back on a ledge off Haiti, the favourite hunting ground of Nova Scotia seafarers. It was a fitting climax to the glorious career of a schooner who had proved her superiority, on all points of sailing and in all manner of weather conditions, over every ship which had sought to dispute her claim to Very good in lightly chipped dj. 60.00

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19 MacASKILL, W.R.). MERKEL, Andrew MERKEL, Andrew MacASKILL, W.R. WALTERS, Angus Schooner Bluenose. First Edition in dustjacket
Ryerson Press, Toronto / Halifax/ Vancouver , 1948, 
(MacASKILL, W.R.). MERKEL, Andrew. Schooner Bluenose. Toronto / Halifax / Vancouver : The Ryerson Press, (October 1948). First Printing. Pp (4),v-viii,(2),1-70, frontispiece + 28 leaf centre section of 44 photos. 8vo, blue cloth. Photo end-papers. Toy 1652, Watters p.712, Rhodenizer p. 697, Laugher p.383. Andrew Doane Merkel (b. 1884, Morley, New York - d. June 25, 1954, Halifax) was a journalist and poet. "Text by Andrew Merkel. Photographs by W.R. MacAskill". Chapters : On the Banks; The Building of Bluenose; Elsie and Mayflower; Henry Ford; Columbia and Haligonian; Gertrude L. Thebaud; "Anything Goes". "An eminently readable history of the famous racing schooner" - Rhodenizer. "Both masters in their respective fields, Andrew Merkel and Wallace R. MacAskill have succeeded admirably in portraying by pen and camera an unforgettable picture of the proud Queen of the North Atlantic fishingfleets. The whole story is here -- told with thrilling vividness and full of the tang of the maritime way of life -- from the day when the schooner was launched amid great festivities from Lunenburg shipyards, through her exciting encounters with the Elsie, the Henry Ford, the Columbia, the Haligonian and the Gertrude L. Thebaud, until the day when the great Lunenburger neared her last finish line, breaking her back on a ledge off Haiti, the favourite hunting ground of Nova Scotia seafarers. It was a fitting climax to the glorious career of a schooner who had proved her superiority, on all points of sailing and in all manner of weather conditions, over every ship which had sought to dispute her claim to the championship." - from the dust jacket. Name, spine unevenly sunned, else vg in poor, tattered dj. 50.00

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20 MacASKILL, W.R.). MERKEL, Andrew MERKEL, Andrew MacASKILL, W.R. WALTERS, Angus Schooner Bluenose. First Edition in dustjacket, with promo sheet
Ryerson Press, Toronto / Halifax/ Vancouver , 1948, 
(MacASKILL, W.R.). MERKEL, Andrew. Schooner Bluenose. Toronto / Halifax / Vancouver : The Ryerson Press, (October 1948). First Printing. Pp (4),v-viii,(2),1-70, frontispiece + 28 leaf centre section of 44 photos. 8vo, blue cloth. Photo end-papers. Toy 1652, Watters p.712, Rhodenizer p. 697, Laugher p.383. Andrew Doane Merkel (b. 1884, Morley, New York - d. June 25, 1954, Halifax) was a journalist and poet. "Text by Andrew Merkel. Photographs by W.R. MacAskill". Chapters : On the Banks; The Building of Bluenose; Elsie and Mayflower; Henry Ford; Columbia and Haligonian; Gertrude L. Thebaud; "Anything Goes". "An eminently readable history of the famous racing schooner" - Rhodenizer. "Both masters in their respective fields, Andrew Merkel and Wallace R. MacAskill have succeeded admirably in portraying by pen and camera an unforgettable picture of the proud Queen of the North Atlantic fishingfleets. The whole story is here -- told with thrilling vividness and full of the tang of the maritime way of life -- from the day when the schooner was launched amid great festivities from Lunenburg shipyards, through her exciting encounters with the Elsie, the Henry Ford, the Columbia, the Haligonian and the Gertrude L. Thebaud, until the day when the great Lunenburger neared her last finish line, breaking her back on a ledge off Haiti, the favourite hunting ground of Nova Scotia seafarers. It was a fitting climax to the glorious career of a schooner who had proved her superiority, on all points of sailing and in all manner of weather conditions, over every ship which had sought to dispute her claim to the championship." - from the dust jacket. Very good in lightly nicked dust jacket. With crisp double-sided order form promo sheet laid in. 70.00

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