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1 Biographies Francaises d'Amerique
Journalistes Associes, Montreal, 1942, 
Les Biographies Françaises d'Amérique. Montréal : Les Journalistes AssociésÉditeurs, 1942. Pp 640. Illustrated with portraits. 8vo, blue cloth. Vg. 4 0.00

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2 Vocation de la race francaise en Amerique du Nord
1945, 
La Vocation de la race française en Amérique du Nord. Québec : La Comité Permanent de la Survivance Française en Amérique, 1945. Pp 199. 8vo, card covers. Waterstain to spine, else a very good, unopened copy. 60.00

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3 (DUGUA de MONS, Pierre). GRENON, Jean-Yves ROBERTS, Phil Pierre Dugua de Mons : Fondateur de l'Acadie (1604-5), Co-Fondateur de Quebec (1608) / Pierre Dugua de Mons : Founder of Acadia (1604-5), Co-Founder of Quebec (1608)
Peninsular Press, Annapolis Royal, N.S., 2000, ISBN:0968201628 
(DUGUA de MONS, Pierre). GRENON, Jean-Yves. Pierre Dugua de Mons : Fondateur de l'Acadie (1604-5), Co-Fondateur de Quebec (1608) / Pierre Dugua de Mons : Founder of Acadia (1604-5), Co-Founder of Quebec (1608). English rendition by Phil Roberts. (Annapolis Royal, N.S.) : Peninsular Press, (2000). Pp(4),[1]-20,(6),(6),[1]-20. Maps. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lette red in black. Contents : Pierre Dugua, Sieur de Mons, of Royan; France and America at the End of the Sixteenth Century; Apprenticeship at the Tadoussac Trading Post (1600); Lieutenant-General of New France and Vice-Admiral (1603-12); The Fur Trade Monopoly as a Means of Financing the Colony; The Invitation to Champlain to be a "Volunteer" in Acadie; The Cruel Winter of Sainte-Croix Island (1604-5); Port-Royal, First Enduring French Settlement in Canada (1605); The Intense Rivalry of Other Traders; The Founding of Quebec(1608), Joint Achievement of Pierre Dugua de Mons and Samuel de Champlain; A Higher Objective than Mere Personal Profit; Dugua de Mons Commemorated i n France, the U.S., and Canada; Preparations for the Four-Hundredth Anniversary. Back to back French and English texts. Very good. 12.50

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4 A.L.O.C. SMITH, William W. A Lady of Canada Story of a Dark Plot; or, Tyranny on the Frontier
Warren Press, Bston, 1903, 
A.L.O.C. The Story of a Dark Plot; or, Tyranny on the Frontier. Boston : The Warren Press, 1903. Pp (2),[3]-198,(2), frontispiece portrait + 3 plates.8vo, maroon cloth, single rule blindstamped border, gilt lettering to fron t board and spine. A.L.O.C. stands for A Lady of Canada. "The publication of this book has been with the approval of some of the best thinkers on the temperance question, and we doubt not that its careful perusal by all who read it will prove a stimulus in connection with the cause of temperance, and if they are timid or hesitating will cause them to become decisive in thenoble work for humanity. It is a well-known fact that the grand old County of Brome is one of the banner counties in every thing which is helpful to the cause of morality, and we hereby offer a fraternal hand to all our co-workers in the Dominion, and pray God's blessing may rest on every effort put forth that, whatever may be the private opinion they may entertain respecting the course pursued by the government, in order to ascertain the minds of the people on the prohibition question, they may not only pray right, but when the time presents itself may vote right. Notwithstanding the fact that a majority of the inhabitants of our county are true to prohibition principles, yet a minority would not hesitate, if possible, to repeal the ScottAct, as was evidenced in the dark plot which was enacted in our midst, but which could not be carried out until a rough from another country was hire d to commit the murderous assault, which was made on Mr. W. W. Smith, one of the most earnest temperance workers in the Province of Quebec, President of the Brome County Alliance for five terms in succession, and who is actively engaged in sustaining the Scott Act in our county, and saving from the sad consequences of the traffic the tempted and the fallen." (from the Introduction by J.H.F.). Light wear to spine ends and corners, wear to front outer hinge, brown stains to margins of 10 pages, circular blindstamp, else avery good, solid copy. 60.00

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5 ABBOTT, Maude E. History of Medicine in the Province of Quebec
Macmillan Company , Toronto, 1931, 
ABBOTT, Maude E. History of Medicine in the Province of Quebec. Toronto : The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1931. Pp (4),7-97,(1), folding frontispiece + 22 pp plates. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. Roland, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 1, p.117, Watters p.859, Rhodenizer p.580. Reprinted, with additions, from The Storied Province of Quebec. Dr Maude Elizabeth Seymour Abbott (b. March 18, 1869, St. Andrew's, Quebec - d. September 2, 1940, Montreal), physician, surgeon, pathologist, historian.. Contents : Introduction; Era of Primitive Medicine; Scurvy among the First Settlers (1535-1608); French Medicine in the Seventeenth Century; Pioneer Physicians to the time of Michel Sarrazin (1608-1685); Rise of the Early French Hospitals (1639-1697); Michel Sarrazin and other Pioneer Physicians to the year 1760; Medical Legislation under the French Regime; French Practitioners during the early Years of British Rule (1760-1800); Contemporary Physicians of British or Foreign Origin; Inoculation and Vaccination; The Licensing Act of1788; Pioneer Physicians and Medical Activities in the early Nineteenth Ce ntury; Origin of the Montreal General Hospital; Rise of the Montreal Medical Institution and the Medical Faculty of McGill University; The Great Epidemics and Development of Quarantine Regulations in Canada; Establishment of the Medical Facilities of Laval University, Quebec, and of the Université de Montréal; Rival Medical Schools in Montreal: The St. Lawrence School Medicine, The Medical Faculty of Bishop's College; Origin and Development of Medical Journalism and Societies; Medical Licentiation Since the Act of 1788;Introduction of Anaesthesia; Dr. James Barry; History of the Care of the I nsane; The Canadian National Committee for Mental Hygiene; Quebec HospitalsToday; History of the Montreal Morgue; Outstanding Names in the Later Nine teenth Century; Modern Progressive Movements. Gift inscription, else very good. 50.00

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6 ACARD, Maurice, (ed.) LABELLE, Diana, (ed.) Metamorphoses : Metamorphosis
Guilde canadienne des metiers d'art ; La Federation des cooperatives , Montreal : Baie d'Urfe, 2006, ISBN:2980936901 
ACARD, Maurice, and Diane LABELLE, (eds.). Métamorphoses : Metamorphosis. Montréal : Guilde canadienne des métiers d'art / Baie d'Urfé : La Fédérationdes coopératives du Nouveau-Québec, 2006. Pp (2),3-[48]. Illustrated. Map. Large 8vom illustrated orange card covers, French flaps. A catalogue for a n exhibition of Inuit sculpture from Nunavut held May 25 - June 30, 2006, featuring works by Aisa Amittu, Adamie Anautak, Jobie Arnaituk, Lucassie Echalook, Noah Echalook, Thomassie Echalook, Eli Elijasiapik, Joanasi Jack Ittukallak, Mattiusi Iyaiyuk, Tamusiapik Sivuarapik and Jobie Uqaituk. Text inFrench, English and Inuktuk. Very good. 25.00

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7 ADAMS, Frank Dawson History of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal. in dj. signed
Burton's Limited, 1941, 
ADAMS, Frank Dawson. A History of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal. Montreal : Burton's Limited, 1941. Pp 226. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, blue cloth. Vg-fine in slightly rubbed and chipped dj (owner's name stamp to front paste down and dj). Signed complimentary copy from the author. 40.00

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8 ADAMS, Peter Trent, McGill and the North : A Story of Canada's Growth as a Sovereign Polar Nation
Cover to Cover Publication Services, Peterborough, Ontario, 2007, ISBN:9780978436803 
ADAMS, Peter. Trent, McGill and the North : A Story of Canada's Growth as aSovereign Polar Nation. (Peterborough, Ontario) : Cover to Cover Publicati on Services, (2007). First Edition. Pp (16),17- 221,(3) + 24-page centre section of colour photographs. Double column. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers, with blue spine. Contents : Chapter 1. McGill and Axel Heiberg Island, Nunavut (To M cGill and Axel Heiberg; Axel Heiberg Island and the McGill Expeditions; The Reconnaissance Year, 1959; The Foundation Years, 1960 and 1961; Life and W ork on the Glaciers; Place Names, Personal Life and Budge Crawley). Chapter 2. McGill and Schefferville/Knob Lake, Qu6bec-Labrador (From AxelHeiberg to Schefferville/Knob Lake; Schefferville, the McGill Lab. and the Quebec-Labrador Peninsula; Life and Work at the McGill Lab; The Cycle of L ife at the Lab: Summer, new arrivals, training projects; Fall and w inter, research projects; Social and fam ily; Spring then sum m er again; Studentsand staff, m id-1960s; The M cGill Lab, Som e Comments). Chapter 3. Trent University, the Kawarthas of Ontario, and Qu6bec-Labrador (From McGill to Trent; Trent University, Geography and Northern Studies; W inter and Northern Field W ork at Trent; Trent W inter Field Trips to QuBbec-Labrador; Student Field Research at Trent: The Kawarthas and QuBbec-Labrador; The CanadianExploration Group; Northern Studies in Canada and at Trent. Chapter 4. Tre nt and Axel Heiberg Island, Nunavut (Fritz Muller and Axel Heiberg Island; Return to Axel Heiberg Island; Trent Research on Axel Heiberg). Chapter 5. The Research, Axel Heiberg, Qu6bec-Labrador and the Kawartha Lakes: Trent &McGill (Introduction; The Legacy of Fritz MOller and the McGill Axel Heibe rg Expeditions; Glacier Research, Axel Heiberg Island; Lake Ice and Snow Cover Research, Quebec-Labrador, the Kawarthas and Axel Heiberg; Lake Ice Research; Winter Limnology; Snow Pack Research; Lake and Snow Pack Research onAxel Heiburg Island; McGill's Two Field Stations). Chapter 6. Reflection, Personal, Presumptuous and Political on Canada's Progress as a Sovereign Polar Nation (Personal: Fam ily and University; Presumptuousness?; Political:Experience as the MPP and MP for Peterborough; The Evolution of Canada's C apacity as a Sovereign Polar Nation). Supplemental Endnotes: No. 1 Exploration and Sovereignty of the Queen Elizabeth Islands, Nunavut, formerly the Northwest Territories (NWT) of Canada. No. 2 Examples of McGill's Roles in Arctic Research. No. 3 Summary Evolution of Research in Northern Canada, post-WWII. No. 4 Expedition Design, Management, Logistics, Food and "First Ascents". No. 5 References on the Evolution of Northern Studies in Canada, Including the Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS), the Canadian Polar Commission, the University of the Arctic, and the Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP). No. 6 The Early Years of Geography At Trent. No. 7 Selected List of Trent Honours and Master's Theses based on Winter Field Work in the Kawarthas, Qu%bec-Labrador, and Axel Heiberg Island. Appendix 1 The Axel Heiberg Island Research Reports. Appendix 2 Members of the McGill Axel Heiberg Expeditions, 1959-1962. Appendix 3 McGill Sub-Arctic Research Papers. Appendix 4 Resident Students and Staff, McGill Sub-Arctic Research Laboratory, 1954-1971. Appendix 5 Selected Publications ofStudents who were Resident at the McGill Sub-Arctic Research Laboratory, 1 963-1966. Appendix 6 Some of the Trent Students and Staff Involved in Winter Field Work out of the McGill Sub-Arctic Research Station, 1970-1993. Appendix 7 Trent Students on Axel Heiberg Island, Nunavut, 1983-. Appendix 8 Samples of Publications by Graduates from Trent's Northern Programs, to Illustrate Development of Career Interests. Appendix 9 A Quarter of a Century ofNorthern Research (The McGill Lab.). Appendix 10 Twenty Years of Geography at Trent. Small stain to bottom edge else very good. Signed, with inscript ion, by Adams. 20.00

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9 ADAMSON, Anthony ALISON, Alice. ARTHUR, Eric. GOULDING, William. Historic Architecture of Canada. spiral bound.
Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, 1966, 
ADAMSON, Anthony, Alice ALISON, Eric ARTHUR, and William GOULDING. Historic Architecture of Canada : This booklet has been prepared in order to make a more permanent record of the content of a photographic exhibition, which was produced by members of the Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada with the assistance of the Ontario Historical Society, the Federal Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources and the National Gallery of Canada. The exhibition opened in Ottawa in June 1964, and was subsequently on display in Charlottetown at the time of the Queen's visit, and is still on tour, under the auspices of the National Gallery. June 1966. (Ottawa: The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada), [1966]. Pp 60. Oblong large 8vo, spiral bound card covers. Rubbed, coffee ring to front cover, else vg. 10.00

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10 ADAMSON, Anthony ALISON, Alice. ARTHUR, Eric. GOULDING, William. Historic Architecture of Canada. spiral bound.
Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, 1966, 
ADAMSON, Anthony, Alice ALISON, Eric ARTHUR, and William GOULDING. Historic Architecture of Canada : This booklet has been prepared in order to make a more permanent record of the content of a photographic exhibition, which was produced by members of the Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada with the assistance of the Ontario Historical Society, the Federal Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources and the National Gallery of Canada. The exhibition opened in Ottawa in June 1964, and was subsequently on display in Charlottetown at the time of the Queen's visit, and is still on tour, under the auspices of the National Gallery. June 1966. (Ottawa: The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada), [1966]. Pp 60. Oblong large 8vo, spiral bound card covers. Vg. 15.00

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11 AITKEN, Hugh G.J., John J. DEUTSCH, W.A. MACKINTOSH FORSEY, Eugene Clarence L. BARBER, Maurice LAMONTAGNE BRECHER, Irving American Economic Impact on Canada
Duke University Press / Cambridge University Press, Durham, N.C. / London , 1959, 
AITKEN, Hugh G.J., John J. DEUTSCH, W.A. MACKINTOSH, Clarence L. BARBER, Maurice LAMONTAGNE, Irving BRECHER, and Eugene FORSEY. The American Economic Impact on Canada. Durham, N.C. / London : Published for the Duke UniversityCommonwealth-Studies Center [by] Duke University Press [and] Cambridge Uni versity Press, 1959. Pp [i]-xviii,[1]-176,(2). Tables. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering and red panel to spine. Duke University Commonwealth Studies Center Publications No. 12. Contents : I. The Changing Structure of the Canadian Economy, with Particular Reference to the Influence of the United States (by Hugh G.J. Aitken). 2. Recent American Influence in Canada, with Particular Reference to Economic Factors and Canadian Reaction (by John J. Deutsch). 3. Canadian Economic Policy from 1945 to 1957—Origins and Influences (by W.A. Mackintosh). 4. The Impact of United States Farm Policy on Canadian Agriculture (by Clarence L. Barber). 5. The American Economic Impact on Quebec (by Maurice Lamontagne). 6. The Flow of United States Investment Funds into Canada Since World War II (by Irving Brecher). 7. The Influence of American Labor Organizations and Policies on Canadian Labor (by Eugene Forsey). A few pencil marks, penned name, else very good in nicked, price-clipped dustjacket. 25.00

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12 ALBERTS, Robert C. STOBO, Robert Most Extraordinary Adventures of Major Robert Stobo.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston , 1965, 
ALBERTS, Robert C. The Most Extraordinary Adventures of Major Robert Stobo.Illustrated with photographs and with maps drawn by Samuel Hanks Bryant. B oston : Houghton Mifflin Company, (1965). Second Printing. Pp [i]-x,(4),[1]-421m(13)m+ 16 pp plates. Maps. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to black panel to spine. "Robert Stobo enters the pages of history on horseback, at the head of a company of provincial Virginia troops marching as reinforcements into Colonel George Washington.s encampment on the western frontier. He was involved in three famous battles of the French and Indian War. He served as an espionage agent for Washington behind French lines. Taken hostage, he was sentenced to death after a show trial that caused international controversy. He twice escaped from a Quebec prison, and twice was recaptured. He escaped a third time to lead a small band through 350 miles of enemy territory. He was hailed as a hero in Williamsburg and London. He was twice captured by pirates. He consorted on intimate terms with the great figures of his time. " - from the dj. Contents: 1. Return of a Hero. 2. The Journey Begins. 3. An Army Marches. 4. Alexandria to Wills Creek. 5. To the Great Meadows. 6. Advance and Retreat. 7. The Battle. 8. Fort Duquesne. 9. Aftermath. 10. Quebec. 11. Defeat and Discovery. 12. The Trial. 13. In Prison. 14. Preparations for Escape. 15. Flight Down the River. 16. The Battle of Chaleur Bay. 17. With the Mighty General. 18. Quebec to Crown Pint to Williamsburg. 19. The Fall of New France. 20. The English Captain. 21. The Last Chapter. Very good in lightly edgeworn, unclipped dustjacket. 28.00

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13 ALDOUS, Myrtle, Don BARRETT, and Cecil KING (eds.). Teacher Educational Programs for Native People.
Research Resources Centre, College of Education, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, 1974, 
ALDOUS, Myrtle, Don BARRETT, and Cecil KING (eds.). Teacher Educational Programs for Native People. Saskatoon : Research Resources Centre, College of Education, University of Saskatchewan, n.d. [1970s]. Pp (6),[1]-138. 4to, stapled loose leaves. Contents : I. Introduction. II. Perspectives of NativeTeacher Education. III. Native Teacher Education Programs (University of A laska, University of Alberta, Brandon University, University of Calgary, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Northwest Territories, University of Saskatchewan, University of South Dakota, Winnipeg Centre Project). IV. Concluding Remarks. V. List of Participants. Very good. 30.00

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14 ALDRICH, John E. and Brian C. LENTLE, (eds.) New Kind of Ray : The Radiological Sciences in Canada - Les Sciences Radiologiques au Canada 1895-1995, in dustjacket
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 1995, ISBN:0969955707 
ALDRICH, John E. and Brian C. LENTLE, (eds.). A New Kind of Ray : The Radiological Sciences in Canada - Les Sciences Radiologiques au Canada 1895-1995. Vancouver, Canada : University of British Columbia, (1995). "Published inVancouver, British Columbia, Canada for The Canadian Association of Radiol ogists, Suite 510, 5101 rue Buchan, Montréal, Quebec, H4P 2R9, Canada". Pp (16),xvii-xxvii,(2),2-469,(3). Illustrated. Index. Double Column. 4to, bluecloth, silver lettering to front board and spine. Roland & Bernier, Second ary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 2, pp.118 & 141. "The story of the serendipitous discovery or x-rays is almostlegendary, but it bears retelling in this volume. Although Rontgen was a r emarkable man, he likely did not foresee just how far his discovery would lead the next century. Despite its small population, Canada has played a full part in the early uses of radiation: the discovery of alpha particles, cobalt-60 treatment for cancer, Alexander Graham Bell's experiments, and one of the very first uses of a raadiograph in helping a surgeon to operate successfully, for example. [...] With more than 60 contributors and over 100 chapters, A New Kind of Ray brings together in one volume the story of Canadian achievements over the past 100 years in the fields of radiology, radiation oncology, nuclear medicine and radiation protection." (from the dj). Contents : Part One: Origins. Part Two: The Pioneers. Part Three: Progress byProvince. Part Four: Regions and the Canadian Academic Departments of Radi ology. Part Five: People. (a) The Founders. (b) The Builders. (c) Teachers.Part Six: Organizations of those Specialty Groups Working in the Radiologi cal Sciences. Part Seven: Groups, Programs and Activities. Part Eight: Radiological Sciences and the Graphic Arts. Part Nine: Postscript. Part Ten: Annexes, References and Notes. Appendices. Chapters of local interest include: Alexander Graham Bell (by John Aldrich, pp 20-23); Radiology in Newfound land (by Patrick J. McManamon, pp 72-75); History of the Use of X-rays in Nova Scotia (by John Aldrich, pp 76-85); Memories of Early Radiology in New Brunswick (by A.S. Kirkland, pp 86-91); A New Era in Nova Scotia Radiology (by David B. Fraser, pp 193-194). ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good in dustjacket. 45.00

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15 Alerted Canadians Alliance Separatism : Two Centuries of Misrepresentation and Non-Conformity
Alerted Canadians Alliance, Winnipeg, MB, 1980, 
Alerted Canadians Alliance. Separatism : Two Centuries of Misrepresentationand Non-Conformity . Sponsored and distributed in the Public Interest by G roups in a National Effort to Restore Sanity and Unity. Winnipeg, MB: Alerted Canadians Alliance, January 1980. Pp. [1]-144. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers with blank spine. Vg. 10.00

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Dictionnaire Biographique du Clergé Canadien-Français. 2 vols. , ALLAIRE, J.-B.-A.
16 ALLAIRE, J.-B.-A. Dictionnaire Biographique du Clergé Canadien-Français. 2 vols.
Imprimerie de "La Tribune", St-Hyacinthe, 1908, 
ALLAIRE, L'Abbé J.-B.-A.. Dictionnaire Biographique du Clergé Canadien-Français.. [En Deux Tomes]. Les Contemporains. Ouvrage orné de 412 Portraits. St-Hyacinthe : Imprimerie de "La Tribune", 1908. Pp 623. 8vo, black cloth. Rubbed, name, else vg. - avec - Les Anciens. Ouvrage orné de 100 Portraits. Montréal : Imprimerie de l'École Catholique des Sourds-Muets, 1910. Pp 543.8vo, black half calf, marbled boards. Edgeworn, bookplates, else vg. the s et for 200.00

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17 ALLAIRE, Maurice. La Liaison Française en Acadie du 9 au 22 aout 1955. Signed copy
Les Éditions Ferland, Québec, 1956, 
ALLAIRE, Maurice. La Liaison Française en Acadie du 9 au 22 aout 1955. (Québec) : Les Éditions Ferland, (1956). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-63,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white printed stapled card covers, lettered in dark blue. Contents : L'histoire d'Halifax, qui conserve le caractère imprimé par son fondateur, se complète par celle de Québec; 950 personnes portent le même nom à Pubnico, le seul village d'avant 1755 encore occupé par les Acadiens; Port-Royal est le symbole des cent cinquante années de l'histoire tragique du peuple de l'Acadie; Chéticamp est un véritable village de la province de Québec, retrouvé dans un coin de Pile du Cap-Breton; La forteresse de Louisbourg est restée ce qu'elle était il y a deux siècles: un cimetière de ruines; L'île du Cap-Breton a un parfum d'Ecosse, mais le souvenir de la France ypersiste toujours; A Sydney, des petits enfants ne parlent pas le français parce qu'ils ne l'apprennent point à l'école; Il ne reste aujourd'hui du v illage de Grand-Pré que son nom, avec un silence évocateur chargé de souvenirs; Les verrières de la cathédrale de Moncton racontent une histoire qui est digne de la "Légende dorée"; Les petits-fils des déportés de 1755 forment aujourd'hui un groupe ethnique d'environ un million; Deux siècles après la Dispersion, rAcadie, qu'on avait cru anéantir, est plus vivante que jamais. Text in French. Spine lightly browned, else very good. Signed presentation copy from the author to Henry D. Hicks, former Premier of Nova Scotia, with a signed copy of a thank you letter to the author from Henry D. Hicks. Ex-libris Franklyn H. Hicks (brother of Henry and a noted Canadiana collector). 75.00

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18 Almanac Trail Blazers' Almanac and Pioneer Guide Book 1963.
1962, 
(Almanac). Trail Blazers' Almanac and Pioneer Guide Book 1963. N.pl.: n.pub., [1962]. Pp [1]-[48]. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. Distributed by Excellent Buying, Montreal, Quebec, with their inkstamp on space provided on front cover. Price sticker, rubbed, else very good in original mailing envelope. 15.00

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19 ALSON, Sandra, (ed.) MacKENZIE, William Ord BLACKSTOCK, Cicely , (ed.) Another World : William Ord Mackenzie’s Sojourn in the Canadas, 1839 - 1843
2015, 
ALSON, Sandra and Cicely BLACKSTOCK, (eds.). ‘Another World’ : William Ord Mackenzie’s Sojourn in the Canadas, 1839 - 1843. Toronto : The Champlain Society, 2015. Pp (14),[xv]-lvi,(13),14-645,(9). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, blind-stamped Champlain Society sealon front board. "William Ord Mackenzie, a recently graduated British army surgeon, describes for his friends and family back home his life in his first posting to ‘another world’: the Canadas, in the period just after the Rebellions. Opinionated, frank, sometimes arrogant and prejudiced, but alwayscurious, Mackenzie details for his readers the social and political affair s of the colonies over five years. He serves in the major cities ? Toronto,Kingston, Montreal and Quebec? and witnesses cultural events, social affai rs, sports, and theatrical performances. He is also posted to smaller garrisons ? Rivière-du-Loup, Chambly and the frontier post of Fort Ingall near the American border, and writes, sometimes despairingly, about their conditions. As a well-connected Scot, Mackenzie has entrée into the highest society of the colony, dining with lieutenant-governors, prominent businessmen, writers and politicians, but he also finds himself in the homes of ordinary Canadians in rural settings, enjoying the dances, weddings, sleighing and snowshoeing that helped to alleviate the boredom of service in a peacetime army. Politics, food, natural history, geography, the weather, local gossip and pretty girls all form part of his journals, as does a detailed account of his reading, in newspapers, journals and books. Illustrated with pen-and-ink drawings and detailed maps and sketches of cities and army posts, thislittle-known journal makes a remarkable contribution to our understanding of a young country ? Canada in embryo following a time of grave troubles. It explores a place slowly and painfully healing from the conflict and divisions brought by rebellion but preparing to take the first shaky and uncertain steps towards a truly united nation. Contents : Ilustrations and Maps; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction; Textual Note; Journals; [Journal,Volume I]; Description of a Sojourn in Another World, Volume II, Toronto, U.C. 1839; Journal of a Sojourn in Another World! Volume III, Rivière-du-Loup, 1840; Journal of a Scribbler in Another World, Volume IV, Quebec, 1841;Journal of an Officer in Canada, Volume V, Chambly, C.-E., 1843; Appendix: William Ord Mackenzie's Reading; Selected Bibliography. ADDITIONAL SHIPPIN G CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 50.00

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20 ALYLUIA, Jeanne, Pierre R. BEAUDET, and Jane E. HARRIS BEAUDET, Pierre R. HARRIS, Jane E. History and Archaeology, number 45 Eighteenth-Century Container Glass from the Roma Site, Prince Edward Island[and] Bottle Glass from a Privy at Fort George Military Reserve, Ontario [ and] Glassware Excavated from Fort Anne, Nova Scotia
National Parks and Historic Sites Branch, Parks Canada, Environment Canada, Hull, 1981, ISBN:0660107341 
ALYLUIA, Jeanne, Pierre R. BEAUDET, and Jane E. HARRIS. Eighteenth-Century Container Glass from the Roma Site, Prince Edward Island [and] Bottle Glassfrom a Privy at Fort George Military Reserve, Ontario [and] Glassware Exca vated from Fort Anne, Nova Scotia. (Hull, Quebec): National Historic Parks and Sites Branch, Parks Canada, Environment Canada, 1981. Pp. (2),[3]-206,(2). Illustrated in black and white. 4to, brown card covers with orange lettering to front and spine. History and Archaeology, number 45. Alyluia's "Eighteenth-Century Container Glass" (pp. 3-82): "The 18th-century container glass from the Roma site has been divided into three main categories: [...] 1. utilitarian blue-green containers of the wood-burning tradition, 2. darkgreen liquor bottles of the French coal-burning tradition and 3. 'black' g lass liquor bottles of the English coal-burning tradition." - from the abstract. Beaudet's "Bottle Glass from a Privy" (pp. 83-122): "Sixty significant bottle glass artifacts were excavated from the large privy constructed in1835 at the rear of the commandant's quarters at Fort George Military Rese rve. They included numerous types of liquor bottles, egg-shaped soft drink bottles, oil and sauce containers, medicine vials and panelled rectangular bottles." - from the abstract. Harris's "Glassware Excavated from Fort Anne" (pp. 123-203): "The archaeological work at Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, from 1962 to 1969 returned approximately 300 identifiable fragments of glassware. These fragments were mainly liquor bottles, but also included food storage bottles, medicine bottles and tableware dating from the late 17th to the early 20th century." - from the abstract. Covers rubbed, spine creasing, else good. 50.00

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