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1 ANSLOW, Florence HALIBURTON, Thomas HALL, William, V.C. Historic Windsor : A Town and County Abounding in Interesting Events : Jottings From My Scrapbook
1962, 
ANSLOW, Florence. Historic Windsor: A Town and County Abounding in Interesting Events. Jottings From My Scrapbook. Windsor, N.S.: n.pub., n.d. [1962].First Edition. Pp (2),3-32. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled whtie wraps with N.S . flag illustration to front. Vaison, Nova Scotia Past and Present : A Bibliography and Guide, p.58. Contents: Nova Scotia Flag; Ancient Pessaquith; Nova Scotia; Arrival of the Planters; Trees; Hants County; Toll Bridge; Clifton; Glooscap; Judge Haliburton's Name perpetuated; Old Parish Church; Bluenose; Four Famous Natives; Old Indian Love Story; The Countess Mayo; Cape Cod Architecture; William Hall, V.C.; Aboiteau and Harnessing the Bay of Fundy; Bluenose keeps N.Y. Moving; Fort Edward; The Old Parish Burying Ground;The Haliburton Family; Famous Graduates of Kings College; Sam Slick; Mrs. Grant's Tragic Death; Amor de Cosmos; Colonel Cato; The First Railroad: Halifax to Windsor; Ossian; Agricultural Monument; Chimney Sweep to Geologist;Banks; Medical Quacks; Shannon & Chesapeake; A Haunted House. Very good. 1 5.00

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2 HALIBURTON, Thomas C. Historical and Statistical Account of Nova Scotia, in Two Volumes. Illustrated by a Map of the Province, and Several Engravings. By Thomas C. Haliburton, Esq., Barrister at Law, and Member of the Houseof Assembly of Nova Scotia. Halifax
Published for Joseph Howe, Halifax , 1830, 
HALIBURTON, Thomas C. An Historical and Statistical Account of Nova Scotia,in Two Volumes. Illustrated by a Map of the Province, and Several Engravings. By Thomas C. Haliburton, Esq., Barrister at Law, and Member of the Houseof Assembly of Nova Scotia. Halifax : Published for Joseph Howe; and sold by C.H. Belcher; Robert Scholey, London; and Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1829. First Edition, Second Impression, Variant [1830? - the Extract is extended to 4 pp. by a further extract dated Jan.1830]. Pp (10),[iii]-viii, 1-340,[i]-viii,(2), folding map frontispiece + 2 plates, [pp 302-303 mispaginated a s 202-203]; (4), 1-456, frontispiece + 3 plates + 3 maps + 3 folding tables[p.164 mispaginated as 152; pp.175-176 mispaginated as 177-178]. 8vo, full brown half calf.

TPL 1542, Morley pp.74-75, Watters p.684, Rhodenizer p.55 8, NSIB 16.

Volume I is the history (in eight chapters with chapter VI beng"A Chronological Table of events connected with and illustrating the History of Nova Scotia, [From 1763 to 1828]" (pp.242-316)).

Map : "A New Map of Nova Scotia Compiled from the Latest Surveys Expressly for the Historical and Statistical Account, 1829". (frontis.).

Plates :
"Plan of the Town of Louisbourg" (opp. p.100);
"Plan ofthe Harbor and Fortifications of Louisbourg" (opp. p.207).

Volume II is the statistics, or more properly, descriptions, of each county and district, with much historical matter. Halifax, Dartmouth, Lawrencetown, & Preston (pp.10-34); District of Pictou (pp.50-60); Cape Breton (pp. 201-262); Sable Island (pp.262-273); Chapter VIII "An Historical Sketch of the Colonial Trade" (pp.377-389); Chapter IX "Of the Objectsof Natural History in Nova Scotia", including geology, minerals and mining (pp.390-453). Tables of distances, population, horned cattle, bushels of potatoes, &c., &c. Maps : "Shubenacadie Canal Line" (fldg, opp. p.28); "Proposed Canal from Bay Vert Cumberland Bason" (opp. p.73); "Proposed Canal from St.Peter's Bay to Bras d'Or Lake" (opp. p.239). Plates : "View of Halifax from Dartmouth Cove" (frontispiece); " Province House, Halifax, N.S." (opp. p. 17); "View of the Front Stret of Windsor" (opp. p.103); "View of the Port and Part of the Town of Annapolis" (opp. p.159). Three large fldg tables setat p.388 : "Comparative State of the General Trade of the Port of Nova Sco tia, in the Years 1807, 1814, 1821 and 1828" with details of import & exports for the province's ports; "Account of Customs Duties, &c collected for the Year 1828"; "General Account of Payments from the Treasury, for the Year1828"; "Statement of the ParticularTrade of the Port of Nova Scotia, in th e Years 1807, 1814, 1821 and 1828".

Lacking large folding map of Nova Scotia (being the frontis of Vol. I), and the small folding map of the Shubenacadie Canal (Vol. II), Province House plate (Vol. II), and 3 folding tables (Vol. II), lacking three of the four covers, what there is is severely worn,names and other marks to endpapers and an occasional note to text, penned name (?) clipped out from top of both title pages and the printed word “Scotia” cut out from both title pages, piece torn out from pp 207-208 with resulting loss of text, a few stains, foxing and smudging throughout, overall a poor, reading copy only. As is. 450.00

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Historical and Statistical Account of Nova Scotia, in Two Volumes. Illustrated by a Map of the Province, and Several Engravings. By Thomas C. Haliburton, Esq., Barrister at Law, and Member of the Houseof Assembly of Nova Scotia. Halifax, HALIBURTON, Thomas C.
3 HALIBURTON, Thomas C. Historical and Statistical Account of Nova Scotia, in Two Volumes. Illustrated by a Map of the Province, and Several Engravings. By Thomas C. Haliburton, Esq., Barrister at Law, and Member of the Houseof Assembly of Nova Scotia. Halifax
Published for Joseph Howe, Halifax , 1829, 1829 
HALIBURTON, Thomas C. An Historical and Statistical Account of Nova Scotia,in Two Volumes. [Two Volumes in One]. Illustrated by a Map of the Province , and Several Engravings. By Thomas C. Haliburton, Esq., Barrister at Law, and Member of the Houseof Assembly of Nova Scotia. Halifax : Published for Joseph Howe; and sold by C.H. Belcher; Robert Scholey, London; and Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1829. First Edition, Second Impression. Pp (2),[iii]-viii ,(4),[1]-340, [i]-viii, folding map frontispiece + 2 plates, [pp 302-303 mispaginated as 202-203]; (2), 1-456,(2), frontispiece + 3 plates + 3 maps + 3 folding tables [p.164 mispaginated as 152]. 8vo, rebound in one full brown calf volume, with original label to spine and new endpapers.

TPL 1542, Morley pp.74-75, Watters p.684, Rhodenizer p.558, NSIB 16.

Volume I is the history (in eight chapters with chapter VI being "A Chronological Table of events connected with and illustrating the History of Nova Scotia, [From 1763 to 1828]" (pp.242-316)). Map : "A New Map of Nova Scotia Compiled from the La test Surveys Expressly for the Historical and Statistical Account, 1829". (frontispiece). Plates : "Plan of the Town of Louisbourg" (opp. p.100); "Plan of the Harbor and Fortifications of Louisbourg" (opp. p.207).

Volume II is the statistics, or more properly, descriptions, of each county and district, with much historical matter.

Halifax, Dartmouth, Lawrencetown, & Preston(pp.10-34);

District of Pictou (pp.50-60); Cape Breton (pp. 201-262);

Sable Island (pp.262-273);

Chapter VIII "An Historical Sketch of the Colonial Trade" (pp.377-389);

Chapter IX "Of the Objects of Natural History in Nova Scotia", including geology, minerals and mining (pp.390-453).

Tables of distances, population, horned cattle, bushels of potatoes, &c., &c.

Maps : "Shubenacadie Canal Line" (folding, opp. p.28); "Proposed Canal from Bay Vert Cumberland Bason" (opp. p.73); "Proposed Canal from St.Peter's Bay to Bras d'OrLake" (opp. p.239).

Plates : "View of Halifax from Dartmouth Cove" (frontispiece);

"Province House, Halifax, N.S." (opp. p.17);

"View of the Front Street of Windsor" (opp. p.103);

"View of the Port and Part of the Town of Annapolis" (opp. p.159).

Three large folding tables set at p.388 :
"Comparative State of the General Trade of the Port of Nova Scotia, in the Years 1807, 1814, 1821 and 1828" with details of import & exports for the province's ports;

"Account of Customs Duties, &c collected for the Year 1828";

"General Account of Payments from the Treasury, for the Year 1828";

"Statement of the Particular Trade of the Port of Nova Scotia, in the Years 1807, 1814, 1821 and 1828".

Rebound in full brown calf with original spine label and new endpapers, some foxing and smudging, offsetting from plates and maps, else very good, solid. 1,000.00

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Historical and Statistical Account of Nova-Scotia. variant. 2 vols., HALIBURTON, Thomas C.
4 HALIBURTON, Thomas C. Historical and Statistical Account of Nova-Scotia. variant. 2 vols.
Howe, 1830, 1830 
HALIBURTON, Thomas C. An Historical and Statistical Account of Nova Scotia,in Two Volumes. Illustrated by a Map of the Province and Several Engravings. By Thomas C. Haliburton, Esq., Barrister at Law, and Member of the Houseof Assembly of Nova Scotia. Halifax : "Published for Joseph Howe", 1829. First Edition, Second Impression, Variant [1830? - the Extract is extended to 4 pp. by a further extract dated Jan.1830]. Pp (8),[iii]-viii, 1-340, [i]-viii,(4), fldg map frontispiece + 2 plates, [pp 302-303 mispaginated as 202-203]; (6), 1-456,(4), frontispiece + 3 plates + 3 maps, + 3 fldg.plates [p.164 mispaginated as 152; pp.175-176 mispaginated as 177-178]. 8vo, dark brown half calf, black pebbled calf, rebound in later endpapers.

TPL 1542, Morley pp.74-75, Watters p.684, Rhodenizer p.558, NSIB 16.

Volume I the history (in eight chapters with chapter VI beng "A Chronological Table of events connected with and illustrating the History of Nova Scotia, [From 1763 to1828]" (pp.242-316)). Map : "A New Map of Nova Scotia Compiled from the La test Surveys Expressly for the Historical and Statistical Account, 1829". (frontispiece). Plates : "Plan of the Town of Louisbourg" (opp. p.100); "Plan ofthe Harbor and Fortifications of Louisbourg" (opp. p.207).

Volume II the statistics, or more properly, descriptions, of each county and district, with much historical matter. Halifax, Dartmouth, Lawrencetown, & Preston (pp.10-34); District of Pictou (pp.50-60); Cape Breton (pp. 201-262); Sable Island (pp.262-273); Chapter VIII "An Historical Sketch of the Colonial Trade" (pp.377-389); Chapter IX "Of the Objects of Natural History in Nova Scotia", including geology, minerals and mining (pp.390-453). Tables of distances, population, horned cattle, bushels of potatoes, &c., &c. Maps : "Shubenaca die Canal Line" (fldg, opp. p.28); "Proposed Canal from Bay Vert CumberlandBason" (opp. p.73); "Proposed Canal from St.Peter's Bay to Bras d'Or Lake" (opp. p.239).

Plates : "View of Halifax from Dartmouth Cove" (frontispiece); " Province House, Halifax, N.S." (opp. p.17); "View of the Front Stret of Windsor" (opp. p.103); "View of the Port and Part of the Town of Annapolis" (opp. p.159).

Three large folding tables set at p.388 : "Comparative State of the General Trade of the Port of Nova Scotia, in the Years 1807, 1814, 1821 and 1828" with details of import & exports for the province's ports; "Account of Customs Duties, &c collected for the Year 1828"; "General Account of Payments from the Treasury, for the Year 1828"; "Statement of the Particular Trade of the Port of Nova Scotia, in the Years 1807, 1814, 1821 and 1828".

Corners and spine worn, outer hinges of Vol.1 cracked, bookplates, names p enned to half-title and title pages of Vol.1, lacking half-title and title pages to Vol.2, lacking large folding map to Vol.1 and Shubenacadie Map, View of Halifax from Dartmouth Cove, and 3 large folding Tables from Vol.2., else vg. As is. 700.00

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5 HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler PIERCE, Lorne (ed. & intro.) PARKS, Malcolm G. (parallel text) JEFFERYS, C. W. Sam Slick In Pictures : The Best of The Humour of Thomas Chandler Haliburton. 1st pr in dj
The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1956, 
HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler. Sam Slick In Pictures : The Best of The Humourof Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Illustrated by C. W. Jeffreys. Edited with an introduction by Lorne Pierce. Parallel text by Malcolm G. Parks. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, (September 1956). First Printing. Pp. 204, [1] includ ing [102] of Jeffreys' illustrations. Large 8vo, rose coloured cloth with gilt lettering to front. "C.W. Jefferys made a series of 102 drawings forty years ago for the collected works of Thomas Chandler Haliburton in twelve volumes. This subscription set never appeared. The drawings, together with descriptive text, are here made available -- the best of Sam Slick together with some of Jefferys' best work." - from the dj. Very good in edgeworn, lightly spine-sunned dust jacket. 25.00

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6 HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler PIERCE, Lorne (ed. & intro.) PARKS, Malcolm G. (parallel text) JEFFERYS, C. W. Sam Slick In Pictures. 2nd pr in dj
The Ryerson Press, 1956, 
HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler. Sam Slick In Pictures : The Best of The Humourof Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Illustrated by C. W. Jeffreys. Edited with an introduction by Lorne Pierce. Parallel text by Malcolm G. Parks. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, (December 1956). Second Printing. Pp. 204, [1] ncluding [102] of Jeffreys' illustrations. Large 8vo, rose coloured cloth with gilt lettering to front. Vg in spine nicked, smudged dj. 30.00

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7 MacQUARRIE, Heath Dalhousie Review 37:1 HALIBURTON, Thomas C.) CHITTICK, V.L.O. Cradle of Confederation: Some Reflections
1957, 
MacQUARRIE, Heath. "The Cradle of Confederation : Some Reflections". An article in the The Dalhousie Review, Vol.37, No.1, Spring 1957. Pp 57-62. Also: P.B. Waite's "Halifax Newspapers and the Federal Principle, 1864-1865" ( 7284); William J. Deadman's "For Whom the Bell Tolls"; Donald J. Heasman's "The Middle East"; F.W. Gray's "The Springhill Mines Explosion" (37-39); Gordon Dickie's "Cultural Origins in Colonial Life"; Abigail Ann Hamblen's "Lady Who Lived by Her Wit" [on Aphra Behn]; Alexander M. Kinghorn's "Romantic History and Poetry in Mediaeval Scotland"; Arthur Lee's short story "Sweet Potatoes", V.L.O. Chittick's "Haliburton Postscript I: Ring-Tailed Yankee"; poetry by Douglas Lochhead (40), Geoffrey Johnson; reviews. Vg. For the number. 7.50

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8 PACEY, Desmond (ed.) RADDALL, Thomas HOWE, Joseph HALIBURTON, Thomas C. Book of Canadian Stories. signed revised ed
Ryerson Press, 1950, 
PACEY, Desmond (ed.). A Book of Canadian Stories. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, (1950). Revised Edition. Pp. 310. 8vo, green cloth, gilt to spine. A selection of excerpts from works by Canadian authors including Joseph Howe, Thomas C. Haliburton, Stephen Leacock. Will R. Bird, Thomas Raddall, Morley Callaghan and W. O.Mmitchell. Lightly rubbed, a few small nicks to spine ends, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg. Author's signed gift inscription to the ffep. 25.00

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9 PATTERSON, George HALIBURTON, Thomas C BLANCHARD, Jotham HOWE, Joseph Studies in Nova Scotian History
Imperial Publishing, 1940, 
PATTERSON, George. Studies in Nova Scotian History. Halifax : The Imperial Publishing Company, Limited, 1940. Pp (8),[9]-125,(1). 8vo, blue cloth. Watters p.722, Vaison p.19. Not in Tennyson. Chapters : The Coming of the Hector; History of the 82nd or Hamilton Regiment 1778-1783; Jotham Blanchard; Old Court Records of Pictou County, Nova Scotia; "Sam Slick" as Judge; A Famous Nova Scotia Trial [Carten vs Walsh, et al., "an account of the first trial in Nova Scotia in which the 'unwritten law' was invoked"]; The Queen and Nicholas H. Martin [1853-4]; The Religious Warfare in Nova Scotia, 1855-60; The Second Principal of Dalhousie College [Rev. James Ross, d.d.]; An Unexplained Incident of Confederation in Nova Scotia; Joseph Howe and the Anti-Confederation League; Sir Charles Tupper's Farewell to Canada. Light bumping to top edge, else vg. 30.00

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10 PATTERSON, George. HALIBURTON, Thomas C. DE MILLE, James. MacGREGOR, James, Rev. More Studies in Nova Scotian History
Imperial Publishing Company, Limited, Halifax, 1941, 
PATTERSON, George. More Studies in Nova Scotian History. Halifax: The Imperial Publishing Company, Limited, 1941. Pp (10),[9]-180,(2). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front, blank spine. Watters p.722, Vaison p.19. Not in Tennyson. Chapters : 1. History of the 84th or Royal Highland Emigrant Regiment; 2. A True Ghost Story [Capt. John Coape Sherbrooke and Lt. George Wynyard in Sydney in 1785]; 3. A Guysborough Romance [William Campbell, one-time Attorney General of Cape Breton]; 4. The Rev. James Drummond NacGregor, D.D.; 5. Three Famous Duels [R.J. Uniacke, Jr. vs William Bowie; James William Johnston vs Charles Rufus Fairbanks; Joseph Howe vs John C. Haliburton;also the cancelled R.J.Sr. vs Attorney General Sampson Salters Blowers eve nt]; 6. More About Norman McLeod; 7. Side Lights on Haliburton. "Sam Slick"; 8. The Inverness County By-Election 1868; 9. The Appointment of Judge Hugh MacDonald; 10. Hon. Robert Barry Dickey : A Biographical Note; 11. Concerning James De Mille (120-148); 12. Hon. William A. Henry [first N.S. judge on bench of Supreme Court of Canada]; Obituary [Judge William A. Wallace, Judge Walter J. O'Hearn, Judge Humphrey Mellish, Judge Walter Crowe (once mayor of Sydney), and Hector MacInnes, K.C. Very good. 25.00

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11 PIERCE, Lorne Ryerson Canadian History Reader Series 5A HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler JEFFERYS, C.W. Thomas Chandler Haliburton (Sam Slick)
Ryerson Press, Toronto , 1926, 
(HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler). PIERCE, Lorne. Thomas Chandler Haliburton (Sam Slick). [Illustrated by C.W. Jefferys]. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, (1926). Pp 1-30,(2). With two Jefferys illustrsations, one of "Sam Slick, the Yankee clock-maker, sell[ing] his wares", and one of Judge Haliburton sitting in an inn by the fire. Small 8vo, stapled printed yellow card covers. Notin Watters or Rhodenizer. 5A in the Ryerson Canadian History Reader Series . Edited by Lorne Pierce. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should eb cheaper than quoted. 15.00

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