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1 ADAMSON, Ina, Joan GRAHAM, and Janet MacLEOD GRAHAM, Joan MacLEOD, Janet Walk Through Time : A History of Bethel Presbyterian Church [cover adds: Scotsburn, N.S.]
Bethel History Committee, Scotsburn, N.S., 2000, ISBN:0968748007 
ADAMSON, Ina, Joan GRAHAM, and Janet MacLEOD. A Walk Through Time : A History of Bethel Presbyterian Church [cover adds: Scotsburn, N.S.]. (Scotsburn,N.S.) : Bethel History Committee, (2000). Pp (9),[10]-141,(3). Illustrated . 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, lettered in black. Contents : 1. EarlyHistory. 2. The Atlantic Mission Society. 3. The Sunday School. 4. Mid-wee k Groups. 5. Bethel Church Choir. 6. Ladies Aid. 7. Other Groups. 8. Vietnamese Refugee Project. 9. Stained Glass Windows. 10. Ministers. 11. Mission Conscience. 12. Appendices. Very good. 25.00

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Albion Mines Relief Society Ephemera.  in green cloth binder. , Albion Mines Relief Society) Government of Nova Scotia)
2 Albion Mines Relief Society) Government of Nova Scotia) Albion Mines Relief Society Ephemera. in green cloth binder.
Albion Mines Relief Society, Stellarton, NS, 1920, 
(Albion Mines Relief Society). Albion Mines Relief Society Ephemera . [Stellarton, NS: Albion Mines Relief Society, 1920s-1930s]. 60 pages of letters (17 of which are loose). 4to, green cloth binder. A collection of sixty pieces of ephemera relating to the Albion Mines Relief Society, based in Stellarton, Nova Scotia, dating from the 1920s and 1930s. The letters deal with a variety of topics, including the sale of coal, pensions, inter-business dealings, health coverage, and bank transactions. Some of the letters are handwritten, while others are typed. The binder has "Letters from Government of NS" written in ink on the front, and the title "The Nova Scotia Telephone Co., Limited, Operating Rules, October 1909" impressed to the front, and "Bulletins" upside-down on the back. Cloth rubbed with small damp spots to front, some of the loose letters are nicked with corner creases, else vg. For the collection. 180.00

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3 ALEXANDER, David Acadiensis 10:1 O'DEA, Shane OMMER, Rosemary E. Literacy and Economic Development. An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol.10, No.1. Autumn/ A utomne 1980
Acadiensis, 1980, 
ALEXANDER, David. "Literacy and Economic Development in Nineteenth Century Newfoundland." An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Volume 10, No.1. Autumn/Automne 1980. Pp 3-34. Also Shane O'Dea's review essay "Architecture and Building History in Atlantic Canada" (pp.158-163). John G. Reid's "Mount Allison College: The Reluctant University" (pp.35-66); Rosemary E. Ommer's "Anticiapting the Trend" the Pictou Ship Register, 1840-1889" (pp.67-89); Susan Buggey's "Building Halifax, 1841-1871" (pp.90-112); and a document "A Letter from Louisbourg, 1756" (written bya Monsieur De La Varenne), edited here by Ken Donovan, several review essa ys including Harold F. McGee's "No Longer Neglected: The Native Peoples of the Maritimes"; W.G. Godfrey's "Canadian History Textbooks and the Maritimes"; others. Vg. 8.50

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4 American Shipmasters' Association Record of American and Foreign Shipping
American Shipmasters' Association, New York, 1877, 
(American Shipmasters' Association). Record of American and Foreign Shipping. Established 1867. Surveys Made and Complied under the Direction of the American Shipmasters' Association, with the Sanction of The New York Board of Underwriters, to Provide a Standard American Classification of Vessels. New York : American Shipmasters' Association, January 1st, 1877. Pp lix,(1),1- Thick large 8vo, full gilt decorated black leather.
The American Shipmasters' Association (later to become the American Bureau of Shipping) produced these Lloyds-like registers annually. This is an uncommon early edition.
Each vessel is described using thirteen occasionally connecting columns:
For example
1.Number / Official Number / Signal Letters 926 / 48,192 / VRMJ 2. Vessel's Name and Master. Horton / Martell 3. Rig. Sch 4. / 5.: Nation, Port Belonging to, Br / Halifax Reg. Dimensions: Length, Breadth, Depth. 82 / 24.3 / 10.2 6. Tons / Decks / Draft. 122 7./8. Built: When / Where / Builder. '64 / Maitland, N.S. 9. Owners. H. Martell 10. Remarks. M;If;S;rps5,71 11. Years.12. Rate. 2 13. Last Survey. Port 5 '71

1. Number / Official Number / Sign al Letters 445 / 36,900 / SBQW 2. Vessel's Name and Master. Eliza Frazer / H. Savage 3. Rig. Bk 4. / 5.: Nation, Port Belonging to, Br / Colchester Reg. Dimensions: Length, Breadth, Depth. 104.2 / 26.5 / 11.9 6. Tons / Decks / Draft. 193 7./8. Built: When / Where / Builder. '61 4 / Merigomish, N.S. 9. Owners. Wm. B. Jones 10. Remarks. M;Icf;Z3;63 11. Years. 12. Rate. 13. Last Survey. N.Y. 7 '63

As one would expect many Nova Scotian coastal towns listed under "Where Builder": Advocate, Antigonish, Annapolis, Apple River,Arichat, Argyle, Aylesford, Baddeck, Barrington, Bay de Vert, Bear River, Beaver River, Bedford Basin, Black Rock, Black River, Bras d'Or, [Cape Breton], Bridgetown, Broad Cove, Burncoat, Canning, Cape Cove, Cape George, Chester, Cheverie, Church Point, Clementsport, Clifton, Clyde River, Colchester, Cornwallis, Digby, Economy, French Town, Granville, Green Cove, Green Harbour, Guysboro, Halifax, Hall's Harbour, Hampton, Havre Boucher, Hillsborough, Horton, Ingram River, Jordan River, Kempt, La Have, Liscomb, Little Brook, Liverpool, Londonderry, Lower Village, Lunenburg, Maccan, Mahone Bay, Maitland, Margaretville, Merigomish, Meteghan, Mill Creek, Milton, Moose Brook, Moses [Moser] River, Mount Denson New Glasgow, Newport, Noel, North Sydney, Oak Point, Parrsboro, Pereaux, Pictou, Pleasant Cove, Point Brűlé, Pomquet, Port Gilbert, Port Greville, Port Medway, Port Williams, Princeport,Pubnico, Pugwash, Raquette, River Hebert, River John, St. Ann's, Saint Mar y's Bay, Sable River, Salmon Point, Salmon River, Sandy Cove, Scott's Bay, Sheet Harbour, Shelburne, Spry Bay, Summerville, Tatamagouche, Tusket, Wallace, Westport, Weymouth, Wilmot, Windsor, Yarmouth
Wear to edges, some scuffing, else very good. Copy 960. 700.00

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5 ANDERSON, Ricky, autograph - Atlantic Insight. Atlantic Insight. Vol. 8, No. 11, November 1986. autographed with inscription by Ricky Anderson on the cover.
Insight Publishing Limited, Halifax , 1986, 
(ANDERSON, Ricky, autograph). Atlantic Insight. Vol. 8, No. 11, November 1986. Halifax : Insight Publishing Limited, 1986. Pp 1-68. Illustrated. Triple Column. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. Contents from cover : Boxing : A once-great Maritime sport against the ropes – Trying to save near-extinct wildlife of the East Coast – A prison built on politics opens in Renous, N.B. - Job-hungry students pack the classrooms – Business: making knives in Pictou, N.S. - Canadian welterweight champion Ricky Anderson. Cover photo of Ricky Anderson. A very good copy, autographed with inscription by Ricky Anderson on the cover. 30.00

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6 ANDERSON, Robert K. YOUNG, Luther Lisgar My Dear Redeemer's Praise : The Life of Luther Lisgar Young D.D. sometime missionary in Korea and Japan
Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1979, ISBN:0889991057 
ANDERSON, Robert K. My Dear Redeemer's Praise : The Life of Luther Lisgar Young D.D. sometime missionary in Korea and Japan. (Hantsport : Lancelot Press), 1979. Pp (3),4-236, including 8 pages of . photo Illustrations. 8vo, white card covers. Young was born November 21, 1875 in Millsville, Pictou County Nova Scotia, the son of the village blacksmith. He attended Pictou Academy and Dalhousie University, graduating from the latter in 1903. He died on February 21, 1950 in Japan. "When in Canada he never tired of speaking of Koreans and the Korean Mission. When in Korea he gladly ly accepted any task assigned to him. When the door to Korea was closed to Canadian Presbyterians, he seized the work that was proffered — ministry to the Koreans in Japan. But wherever he went, he left the marks of zeal and diligence, dedication and love, that are still to be seen nearly thirty years after his ministry came to an end. He used to tell his children "When you get to Heaven, look for me among the Koreans". That he would be there, and that the Koreans whom he loved would also be there, he never doubted, and neither can anyone who traces the story of his life and witness." - p.12. Light wear to covers, including light coffee ring stain, else very good. 50.00

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7 ANDREW, Arthur. Defence by Other Means : diplomacy for the underdog.
Canadian Institute of International Affairs, Toronto, 1970, 
ANDREW, Arthur. Defence by Other Means : diplomacy for the underdog. (Toronto) : Canadian Institute of International Affairs, (1970). Pp [i]-ix,(3),[1]-126,(6). 8vo, blue card covers. “Most of the established writers on diplomacy have done their work from the viewpoint of the great power, the leaderin world affairs. This book is a look at the substantially different diplo macy practised by smaller countries whose concern is first to survive and then to thrive in a world largely ordered by the great powers. Often more objects than operators of world politics, the author seeks to describe how international relations seem to the smaller powers, and to offer some impressions on how these countries devise their foreign policies and apply their diplomacies.” - from the back cover. Born in Pictou, Nova Scotia, Arthur Andrew has served as a diplomat in Canadian missions in Bonn, Berlin, Vienna and Prague, has been ambassador to Israel and high commissioner to Cyprus, and later ambassador to Sweden, during which time he inaugurated Canada's negotiations with the People's Republic of China. Covers rubbed and slightly foxed, else very good. Signed with inscription by the author. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be a bit cheaper than quoted. 30.00

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8 ARCHIBALD, Edward Mortimer). ARCHIBALD, Edith J. BORDEN, Robert Laird Life and Letters of Sir Edward Mortimer Archibald, K.C.M.G., C.B. : A Memoir of Fifty Years of Service. First Edition
George N. Morang, Toronto, 1924, 
(ARCHIBALD, Edward Mortimer). ARCHIBALD, Edith J. Life and Letters of Sir Edward Mortimer Archibald, K.C.M.G., C.B. : A Memoir of Fifty Years of Service, by his daughter Edith J. Archibald. With a Foreword by The Rt. Hon Sir Robert Laird Borden, G.C.M.G. Toronto : George N. Morang, 1924. First Edition. Pp (8), vii-xviii, (2), 1-266, portrait frontispiece + 8 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine.

Front cover title : A Memoir of Fifty Years of Service.

O'Dea 1783, Watters p.458, Rhodenizer p.489, Dagg, The Feminine Gaze : A Canadian Compendium of Non-Fiction Women Authors and Their Books, 1836-1945 p.28.

Newfoundland.: pp.46-97.

For Sir Edward Mortimer Archibald (b. May 10, 1810, Truro, Nova Scotia - d. February 8, 1884, Hove, Sussex) see Leslie Harris' article in DCB XI:27-29; also DNLB p.5; Marble NSH&A pp.42-43.
A Truro native, educated in Pictou and Halifax and long-time civil servant in Newfoundland.

Chapters :
1. The Archibald Ancestry;
2. Early Life and Surroundings;
3. Halifax Days and Marriage;
4. In England's Oldest Colony;
5. Last Days in Newfoundland;
6. British Consul at New York;
7. The American Civil War;
8. The Consul and the Slave Trade;
9. The Benjamin Letter;
10. Human Interest Stories;
11.The Fenian Conspiracy;
12. The Consul in Private Life;
13. The Alabama Claims [the damages, sought by the United States government from the British government in 1869, for the attacks upon American merchant ships by the CSS Alabama and similar warships, built secretly in Britain and sold to the Confederate States Navy during the Civil War];
14. An Appreciated Official;
15. Closing Years in New York;
16. Rewarded with Honours;
17. Passing of a Great Canadian.
With an index.

Spine lightly sunned, light wear to cloth, else very good, clean and solid. 100.00

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9 ARCHIBALD, Edward Mortimer). ARCHIBALD, Edith J. BORDEN, Robert Laird Life and Letters of Sir Edward Mortimer Archibald, K.C.M.G., C.B. : A Memoir of Fifty Years of Service. First Edition
George N. Morang, Toronto, 1924, 1924 
(ARCHIBALD, Edward Mortimer). ARCHIBALD, Edith J. Life and Letters of Sir Edward Mortimer Archibald, K.C.M.G., C.B. : A Memoir of Fifty Years of Service, by his daughter Edith J. Archibald. With a Foreword by The Rt. Hon Sir Robert Laird Borden, G.C.M.G. Toronto : George N. Morang, 1924. First Edition. Pp (8), vii-xviii, (2), 1-266, portrait frontispiece + 8 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine.

Front cover title : A Memoir of Fifty Years of Service.

O'Dea 1783, Watters p.458, Rhodenizer p.489.

Newfoundland.: pp.46-97.

For Sir Edward Mortimer Archibald (b. May 10, 1810, Truro, Nova Scotia - d. February 8, 1884, Hove, Sussex) see Leslie Harris' article in DCB XI:27-29; also DNLB p.5; Marble NSH&A pp.42-43.
A Truro native, educated in Pictou and Halifax and long-time civil servant in Newfoundland.

Chapters :
1. The Archibald Ancestry;
2. Early Life and Surroundings;
3. Halifax Days and Marriage;
4. In England's Oldest Colony;
5. Last Days in Newfoundland;
6. British Consul at New York;
7. The American Civil War;
8. The Consul and the Slave Trade;
9. The Benjamin Letter;
10. Human Interest Stories;
11.The Fenian Conspiracy;
12. The Consul in Private Life;
13. The Alabama Claims [the damages, sought by the United States government from the British government in 1869, for the attacks upon American merchant ships by the CSS Alabama and similar warships, built secretly in Britain and sold to the Confederate States Navy during the Civil War];
14. An Appreciated Official;
15. Closing Years in New York;
16. Rewarded with Honours;
17. Passing of a Great Canadian.
With an index. Spine lightly sunned, light wear and some soiling to cloth and fore-edge with old dampstain to rear board, else very good, solid. 50.00

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10 ARCHIBALD, S.G.W.). LONGWORTH, Israel Life of S.G.W. Archibald. First Edition.
1881, 
(ARCHIBALD, S.G.W.). LONGWORTH, Israel. Life of S.G.W. Archibald. Halifax :(Printed by S.F.Huestis), 1881. First Edition.. Pp (4), [v]-xi, (1), [1]-1 79, (1). Small 8vo, maroon pressed boards, copper lettering to spine.
Watters p.533, Rhodenizer p.482, Long p.135.
For Archibald (1777-1846) see DCB VII:21-25, Marble NSH&A p.46-47.

"The writer of this Memoir had occasion, while preparing a History of the County of Colchester, to make some rather minute investigations into the circumstances connected with the first settlement of Truro - and its progress as it developed from a straggling hamlet in the wilderness, to the thriving and bustling town which it is at this day. In doing so he was struck with the prominent part taken in its affairs by the members of one family, a family which has been connected with the town from its earliest history. Four generations of this family in lineal descent have been members of the Nova Scotian Assembly." - from the preface.

Contents : 1. From Birth in 1777 to Election to Assembly: Description of Truro in 1777. - First settlement of the Brothers Archibald - David the Grand-father - Samuel the Father - Death of Father - Stories of Early Life - Residence with Grand-father - Letter of introduction from his sister Elizabeth Elliot to his cousin Mrs. Lamb - Her kindness - At School at Haverhill and Andover - Intended Profession - Change - Study of Law -. Marriage - Appointed Judge of Probate - Admitted to Bar - Elected to Assembly;
2. Politics in1 806 - Sir. John Wentworth - William Cottnam Tonge elected Speaker and rejected - Mr. Wilkins becomes Speaker - Mr. Archibald's first motion in the Assembly - Takes Charge of Road Questions - Religion in 1806 - Kings College- Croke's Test Clauses - Controversy between two Bishops - Mr. McCulloch intervenes - He keeps a school - What followed;
3. 1817 to 1825 : Mr. Archibald as an Advocate - King vs. Sawers - King vs. Holland - King vs. Forrester;
4. Interest in Agriculture - Manufacturing Operations - Visit to England - Appointed Chief Justice of P. E. I. - Visits the Island - Address of Grand Inquest - Dinner at Pictou - Dinner and address at Truro - Made Solicitor General in place of Mr. Robie promoted - Chosen Speaker - Election of 1826 - Again chosen Speaker - Non-residence in P. E. I. - Aims at Chief Justice ship of N. S. - Claims of different candidates - Changes impending - Grounds of Blowers' Retention of office - Sir Peregrine Maitland's perplexities - Correspondence with Sir John Coape Sherbrooke - The misdirected letter;
5. The Brandy Question - Death of George IV - Dissolution of the House.;
6. President reports to Colonial Minister - Speaker does same - President writes to Under Secretary of Colonies - Reply - Mr. Archibald declines Judgeship - Council's friends disappointed with Mr. Archibald's course - Reasons assigned - Curious letter in the Free Press - Conjectures as to its authorship - Dissection of letter - Consideration of reasons assigned by letter writer;
7. Election of 1830 - Candidates - Mr. Archibald's speech at Truro - Meeting of House - Death of Attorney General Uniacke - Office kept open - Passage of Revenue Bill - Lord Goderich's Despatch - Mission of Judge Halliburton to England - Mr. Archibald appointed acting Attorney General - Visits England - Judge Halliburton's and Mr. Archibald's race in England - Attentions in England - Marquis of Lansdown's offer - Rejected - . Lord Goderich proposes changes in Judiciary - House refuse - Lord Goderich to Administrator - Conclusion of question of Chief Justiceship - Correspondence thereon. -Remarks on mode of day for obtaining promotion - Reaction after 1830 - State of public opinion in 1835 and '36 - Joe Warner's Letters - General Election of 1836 - Mr. Logan's candidacy - Mr. Archibald's speeches at Truro - Returned to Assembly;
8. Curious results of Election - General effect of same - Disappearance of old members - First appearance of new men afterwards attaining eminence - Re-elected Speaker - Illness - Mr. Smith appointed Speaker temporarily - Failure of crops in 1836 - Mr. Dodd brings a Bill before the House to keep grain and potatoes in the Province - Mr. Archibald's speech in its favor - Mr. Young opposes the measure - His death - Resolutions transmitted to England - Reply - Rebellion in Lower Canada - Troops sent from Halifax to Montreal - Public Meeting at Halifax - Resolutions for relief of Soldiers' families - Patriotic speech of Mr. Archibald - Mr. Howe's vindication of the loyalty of the Liberals of Nova Scotia - Meeting of House in 1838 - Appointment of Lord Durham as Lord High Commissioner and Governor General of British North America. , His Report on the situation of the Provinces [The Durham Report]- An act of his administration attacked in the Lords by Lords Brougham and Lyndhurst - The Ministry disallow the ordinances complained of - Lord Durham's hasty return to England - Lord John Russel becomes Colonial Secretary - Mr. C. Poulett Thompson appointed Governor General - Resolutions of 1839 - Delegates sent by House to England - Met by Council's Delegates - Lord John Russell's despatch of I6th October, 1839, as to tenure of Office - Additions to Executive Council from Assembly - Vote of want of Confidence in Government - Resignation of lion. J. B. Uniacke - Subsequent action of House - Vote against Sir Colin Campbell. Mr. Archibald's views on that vote - The Governor General at Halifax - Lord Falkland becomes Governor of Nova Scotia - New appointments to Council. Election of 1840 - Mr. Archibald returned for Colchester without opposition;
9. New Speaker - Reasons for Mr. Archibald's disqualification - Other Candidates equally disqualified - Two members of same Government contending for Speakership - Mr. Uniacke a member of Government moves resolution touching repeal of Union with Cape Breton - Resolution complimentary to Mr. Archibald adopted unanimously - Offered offices of Master of Rolls and Judge of Admiralty Court - Accepts- Mr. Archibald as Judge - Address at Truro - His Country seat - His habits at Truro - Hospitality - His Humour;
10. Success as a Judge - Failing health - Death - Meeting of Bar Society - Speech of Chief Justice - Address of Condolence - Meeting of Colchester people on his death - Eulogium of Mr. Howe - Examination of charges against Mr. Archibald as a public man - Mr. Howe's views upon them - Mr Archibald in his social relations - Death of his first wife - Account of his second wife. - Sir Charles Pollack and Sir T. D.Archibald - Mr. Archibald's love for the sacred Scriptures - Anecdote related by Rev. Mr. Morton - Thoughts of writer in concluding Memoir.

Some pencilling, otherwise very good, tight. 85.00

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11 ASHTON, John Searching for Raymond-Ville : Pioneer French Settlement in Nova Scotia. First Edition., Signed
Eureka, 2004, ISBN:9780968794505 
ASHTON, John. Searching for Raymond-Ville : Pioneer French Settlement in Nova Scotia. (Eureka, Pictou Co., Nova Scotia : Ashton Creative Desigh, 2004). First Edition. "Printing - Pictou Advocate, Pictou, N.S." . Pp. i-viii,1-160. Illustrated 8vo, illustrated card covers, no lettering to spine. "Raymond-Ville was a short lived late 19th century settlement of French immigrants who left their home as a result of the Franco-Prussian War. They locatedin the south boundary area of Pictou County, Nova Scotia, between the comm unities of Lorne and Trafalgar. The memory of these settlers is kept alive through documents and artifacts collected by Pictonian John Ashton. He invites you to learn more about their experience as representatives of Nova Scotia's rich cultural mosaic." - Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library. Underlining to 8 pages, a few small stains, else very good. Signed, with inscription, by Ashton. 12.00

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12 Atlas - Pictou County) ALLEN, C.R. MEACHAM, J.H., & Co. Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia.
J.H. Meacham & Co., 1879, 
(Atlas - Pictou County). Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Dedicated by Special Permission to His Excellency, Sir John Douglas Sutherland Campbell, K.T., K.M., K.G., Gov. General &c. C.R. Allen, Civil Engineer. Eng. by Worley & Bracher (27 So. Sixth St., Phila. PA). Printedby F. Bourquin (31 So. Sixth St., Phila. PA). [Philadelphia].: J.H. Meacha m & Co., 1879. Pp. (4),[5]-13,(2),16-96. Folio, half black leather with pressed brown cloth boards, gilt lettering to front. Body loose from boards, chip to tail of spine with six strips of black adhesive tape, spine rubbed and worn, light fraying to corners, dampstain to top edge (not affecting text or maps and to bottom right corner of ffep, loose maps both present but dampstained with chipping to edges and splits to several of the folds, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg. Scarce. 500.00

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13 Atlas - Pictou County) MEACHAM, J.H., & Co. Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia. mika reprint no dj
Mika Silk Screening Limited, 1972, 
(Atlas - Pictou County). Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Belleville, Ont.: Mika Silk Screening Limited, 1972. Pp. 96. Illustrated. Folio, blue cloth, gilt titles to front, blank spine. A facsimile reproduction J.H. Meacham & Co.'s 1879 production - Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia. This edition is limited to 1000 copies, this being no. 235. Name to front pastedown, light foxing to fore-edge and pastedowns, else very good. Due to this volume's large dimensions, extra shipping charges may be necessary to cover the cost of postage. 250.00

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14 ATLEE, H.B.). OXORN, Harry Harold Benge Atlee, M.D. : A Biography. First Edition
Lancelot, 1983, ISBN:0889991901 
(ATLEE, H.B.). OXORN, Harry. Harold Benge Atlee, M.D. : A Biography. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1983). First Printing. Pp (3),4-352. With a 16-page central section of b&w photos. 8vo, white photo-illustrated cardcovers. The cover shortens the title to H.B. Atlee, M.D. : A Biography. Roland, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 1, pp.2 & 169. Atlee (b. November 24, 1890 in Pictou County, raised in Annapolis Royal - d. November 5, 1978, Halifax). "When he was 16 years old, he entered Dalhousie Medical School, and was its youngest medical graduate, at 20 years of age, in 1911." Chapters : 1. f irst Journey, First Meeting; 2. Childhood 3. Medical School, Medical Student, Young Doctor; 4. War: 1914 to 1918; 5. The New Professor; 6. Marriage: Margaret Ross; 7. iBedford ; 8. Health and Welfare; 9. Recreation; 10. God and Religion; 11. Economics and Politics; 12. Socialized Medicine; 13. The Obstetrician; 14. The Gynecologist; 15. The Gynecological Surgeon ; 16. Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine; 17. Women, Patients, Practice ; 18. The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology; 19. Grace Maternity Hospital; 20. Nurses and Nursing; 21. Margaret Ferguson, R.N.; 22. General Education; 23. Medical Education: The Teacher; 24. Internes and Residents; 25. Medical Textbooks; 26. The Author ; 27. Kent Power: Scientific Investigator [Atlee was the author of the Kent Power detective stories published between 1930 and 1941 in Maclean's Magazine] ; 28. The Gadfly; 29. Last Visit; 30. Ecce Homo; 31. Autobiography. With bibliography. Corner of first page clipped, some toning to covers, else very good.. 15.00

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15 Automobile Legal Association (Maritime) Limited Official Service Book 1928 Motoring Guide : Maritime Provinces; also Quebec, Ontario and United States Selected Trips.
Automobile Legal Association (Maritime) Limited, Halifax, N.S., 1928, 
(Automobile Legal Association (Maritime) Limited). Official Service Book 1928 Motoring Guide : Maritime Provinces; also Quebec, Ontario and United States Selected Trips. Halifax, N.S.: Automobile Legal Association (Maritime) Limited, 1928. Pp (2),[1]-244,+ 8 pp photos + 10 pp ads tipped in + foldingmap at rear. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated pale blue wrappers, round ed corners. With many advertisements including : “The Straight Route from Pictou, N.S. To Charlottetown, P.E.I. via S.S. “Hochelaga” [with photo of the Hochelaga].” Spine ends chipped and torn, corners creased, rubbed, else good to very good. 80.00

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16 BAIRD, Frank. JEFFERYS, C.W. Rob Macnab : A Story of Old Pictou. First Edition in dustjacket
1923, 
BAIRD, Frank. Rob Macnab : A Story of Old Pictou. Illustrated by C.W. Jefferys. Halifax : Royal Print & Litho Ltd., (1923). First Edition. Pp (8),1-250,(2),frontispiece + 5 plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Watters p.241, Rhodenizer p.418, Laugher p.18. Frank Baird (b.January 8, 1870 Chipman, Queens County, New Brunswick - d. June 22, 1951, Fredericton). Very good in worn, chipped dustajcket. 25.00

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17 BALLEM, John Dirty Scenario. First Edition in dustjacket
General Publishig Company Limited, Don Mills, ON, 1974, ISBN:0773600353 
BALLEM, John. The Dirty Scenario. Don Mills : General Publishing Company Limited, (1974). Pp (8),[1]-256,(8). 8vo, wine cloth. Laugher p.20. Ballem (b.1925) a native of New Glasgow, attended Dalhousie. This is his second novel. The CIA, etc. "When young Paul Curtis, brilliant Ottawa MP on his way up, is re-elected as Liberal member for Thorncrest riding, Toronto, a chain of events is set in motion which will lead inevitably to murder and betrayal." - from the dj. Very good in dustjacket. 30.00

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18 BALLEM, John Moon Pool. in dj
McClelland and Stewart, 1978, 
BALLEM, John. The Moon Patrol. (Tor.) : McClelland and Stewart, (1978). Pp (10),11-236,(4). 8vo, blue cloth. Spadoni & Donnelly 2934, Laugher p.20. Ballem (b.1925) is a native of New Glasgow and attended Dalhousie. "A gripping novel of terrorist treachery and global espionage played out against a backdrop of native uprisings and political assassinations.." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 20.00

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19 BARNWELL, Annie History of Hospitals in Pictou : Commemorating the official opening of the Sutherland - Harris Memorial Hospital, Wednesday, June 1st, 1966
1966, 
BARNWELL, Annie. The History of Hospitals in Pictou : Commemorating the official opening of the Sutherland-Harris Memorial Hospital, Wednesday, June 1st, 1966. N.pl.: n.pub., (1966). Pp (28), unpaginated. Illustrated. 8vo, tan stapled card covers. Very good. 35.00

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20 BAUDOUX, E.L. Quest for the Survival of Responsible Government
1972, 
BAUDOUX, E.L. A Quest for the Survival of Responsible Government. N.pl. n.pub., (30th August, 1972). Pp (2),iii-vii,(1),1-72. 8vo, blue card covers. Atreatise on government reform by this retired airman and resident of Big I sland, Pictou County. Vg. 7.50

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