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1 ABABOUCH, L., G. GANDINI, and J. RYDER GANDINI, G. RYDER, J. FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 473 Causes of Detentions and Rejections in International Fish Trade
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, 2005, ISBN:9251052867 
ABABOUCH, L., G. GANDINI, and J. RYDER. Causes of Detentions and Rejectionsin International Fish Trade. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of th e United Nations, 2005. Pp. [i]-xiv,1-110. 4to, illustrated blue-green and white card covers. FAO Fisheries Technical Paper number 473. Sticker ghost to front, else vg. 50.00

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2 ACHESON, T.W. HOWELL, Colin D. McCANN, L.D. WYNN, Graeme Great Merchant and Economic Development in St. John, 1820-1850. An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol. 8, No. 2, Spring / Printemps 1979
Department of History, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 1979, 
ACHESON, T.W. “The Great Merchant and Economic Development in St. John, 1820-1850.” An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol. VIII, No. 2, Spring/Printemps 1979, pp 3-27. (Fredericton, N.B.: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, 1979). Pp [1]-153,(3). Maps. 8vo, blue and white card covers. Also : Articles : “W.S. Fielding and the Repeal Elections of 1886 and 1887 in Nova Scotia” by Colin D. Howell (pp 28-46); “Staples and the New Industrialism in the Growth of Post-Confederation Halifax” by L.D. McCann (pp 47-79); “Late Eighteenth-Century Agriculture on the Bay of Fundy Marshlands” by Graeme Wynn (pp 80-89); Documents: “Cape Breton Folk” (with an introduction by Stephen F. Spencer, pp 90-106); reviews. Very good. 10.00

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3 ADAM, Alexander Roman Antiquities Or, An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Romans; Respecting their Government, Magistracy, Laws, Judicial Proceedings, Religio. 8th ed rebound.
Cadell and Davies, London, 1819, 
ADAM, Alexander. Roman Antiquities : Or, An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Romans; Respecting their Government, Magistracy, Laws, Judicial Proceedings, Religion, Games, Military and Naval Affairs, Dress, Exercises,Baths, Marriages, Divorces, Funerals, Weights and Measures, Coins, Method of Writing, Houses, Gardens, Agriculture, Carriages, Public Buildings, &c. &c. &c. Designed Chiefly to Illustrated the Latin Classics, by Explaining Words and Phrases, from the Rites and Customs to which they Refer. The Eighth Edition, Corrected. London : Printed for Cadell and Davies..., 1819. Pp 570. 8vo, rebound in maroon library cloth. Slight nicking to a few pages without loss, a very few spots of foxing, owner's signature and inkstamps, else vg. 50.00

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Agricultural Review : A Journal Devoted to the Interests of the Farmers andGrowers of Canada. Volume 6, Number 1, 1902, Agricultural Review
4 Agricultural Review Agricultural Review : A Journal Devoted to the Interests of the Farmers andGrowers of Canada. Volume 6, Number 1, 1902
Provincial Chemical Fertilizer Company, Limited, Saint John, N.B., 1902, 1902 
(Agricultural Review). The Agricultural Review : A Journal Devoted to the Interests of the Farmers and Growers of Canada. Volume VI, Number 1, 1902. Saint John, New Brunswick : Edited and Issued by the Provincial Chemical Fertilizer Company, Limited, 1902. Pp [1]-18. Illustrated. Double / triple Column. 4to, illustrated pale blue-green stapled wrappers.

A journal promoting the use of chemical fertilizers in agriculture, with lots of testimonials, mostly from the Maritimes.

With two pages of Rural Recipes.

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5 Agriculture - Education - New York] Cornell University Official Publication, vol. 29, no. 18) Announcement of the New York State College of Agriculture, 1938-39
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1938, 
[Agriculture - Education - New York]. Announcement of the New York State College of Agriculture, 1938-39 . Ithaca, NY: Cornell University, May 1, 1938. Pp. [1]-81,(3). 8vo, stapled printed cream card covers. Cornell University Official Publication, volume 29, number 18. Some spotting and browning tospine, else vg. For the issue. 15.00

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6 Agriculture) Agriculture in Newfoundland
(Agriculture). Agriculture in Newfoundland., n.d. Pp [1]-7 leaves. Sm 4to, typscript. Cf O'Dea 5614. Vg. 9.00

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7 Agriculture) Gov't LUGRIN. Charles H. Fifteenth Annual Report of the Board of Agriculture of the Province of New Brunswick
(Agriculture). Fifteenth Annual Report of the Board of Agriculture of the Province of New Brunswick. Fredericton : Lugrin & Son, Printers, Queen Street, 1875. Pp (6),[7]-80,[i]-xxi,(3). 8vo, green wraps. Proceedings of the Board; Executive Committee Meetings; Auditor's; Secretary's Report (Charles H. Lugrin), Proceedings at the Farmers' Convention held at Otnabog, Queen's County, 24th Jone, 1874 [including J.D. Nixon's essay "The Provincial Boardof Agriculture" (pp.50-60)]; Agricultural Statistics; Reports from Local S ocieties. Vg. 45.00

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8 Agriculture) Gov't TWITCHELL, G.M. Report on Agriculture for the Province of New Brunswick, for the Year
(Agriculture). Report on Agriculture for the Province of New Brunswick, forthe Year 1887. Saint John : Daily Telegraph Book and Job Press, 1888. Pp ( 8),[ix]-lxxvi,(2),[3]-196,(2). 8vo, wraps. Parts : [I]. Charles H. Lugrin'sreport, with observations on stock improvement, supply & demand, prices, i mportation of improved seeds, testing seed vitality, and breeding (with a note on Todd's Breeding Farm); II. Proceedings of the Board of Agriculture; III. Societies' Accounts and Returns; IV. "Poultry Raising" A Lecture Delivered by Dr. G.M. Twitchell of Yarmouth, Maine, at Fredericton, February 23rd, 1888; V. "The Necessities of To-day from a Farmer's Standpoint" A Lecture Delivered by Dr. G.M. Twitchell at St. John, N.B., 28th February, 1888. Lacks r.wrap ow vg. 40.00

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9 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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10 AKENSON, Donald H. GWYN, Julian HAMILTON, Roberta WYNN, Graeme Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume VI
Langdale Press, Gananoque, ON, 1988, ISBN:0969077254 
AKENSON, Donald H., ed. Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume VI . Gananoque, ON: Langdale Press, (1988). Pp. (16),[17]-353,(3). 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: Roberta Hamilton's "FeudalSociety and Colonization: A Critique and Reinterpretation of the Historiog raphy of New France"; Mary Kinnear's "'Do You Want Your Daughter To Marry AFarmer?': Women's Work on the Farm, 1922"; Mary McRoberts's "Corporate Str uctures and Local Economies: THe Case of the Williams Lake District Lumber Industry"; Robert E. Ankli's "The North American Wheat Futures Market During World War I"; Julian Gwyn's "'A Little Province Like This': The Economy of Nova Scotia Under Stress, 1812-1853"; Graeme Wynn's "Moving Goods and People in Mid-Nineteenth Century New Brunswick"; Welf H. Heick's "What OntarioWants, Canada Gets: The 1886 Margarine Debate"; Terence A. Crowley's "'The Site of Paradise': A Settler's Guide to Becoming a Farmer in Early Upper C anada"; William L. Marr's "Did Farm Size Matter? An 1871 Case Study"; and Thomas A. Hillman's "A Statutory Chronology of Southwestern Ontario, 1792-1981". Very good. 25.00

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11 AKENSON, Donald H. GWYN, Julian TITLEY, Brian McINNIS, R.M. Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume VIII
Langdale Press, Gananoque, ON, 1992, ISBN:1895158036 
AKENSON, Donald H., ed. Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume VIII . Gananoque, ON: Langdale Press, (1992). Pp. (16),[17]-327,(1). 8vo, charcoal cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: R.M. McInnis's "Perspectives on Ontario Agriculture, 1815-1930: The Early Ontario Wheat Staple Reconsidered, Ontario Agriculture at Mid-Century, The Changing Structure of Canadian Agriculture, [and] Output and Productivity in Canadian Agriculture": Cathy E. Kindquist's "Migration and Madness on the Upper Canadian Frontier, 1841-1850"; Angela E. Davis's "'Country Homemakers': The Daily Lives ofPrairie Women as Seen Through the Woman's Page of the Grain Growers' Guide , 1908-1928"; Brian Titley's "Transition to Settlement: The Peace Hills Indian Agency, 1884-1890"; Julian Gwyn's "Golden Age or Bronze Moment? Wealth and Poverty in Nova Scotia: The 1850s and 1860s"; Gerard Bouchard and RegisThibeault's "Change and Continuity in the Saguenay Agriculture: The Evolut ion of Production and Yields, 1852-1871"; Robert E. Ankli's "Ontario's Dairy Industry, 1880-1920"; Bruce S. Elliott's "Emigration frmo South Leinster to Eastern Upper Canada"; and W.M. Elofson's "Adapting to the Frontier Environment: The Ranching Industry in Western Canada, 1881-1914". Very good. 25.00

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12 AKENSON, Donald H. SKEOCH, Alan E. MANNION, John McINNIS, R.M. Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume III
Langdale Press, Gananoque, ON, 1982, ISBN:096907722x 
AKENSON, Donald H., ed. Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume III . Gananoque, ON: Langdale Press, (1982). Pp. (6),7-256. 8vo, reddish-brown cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: R.M. McInnis's "A Reconsideration of the State of Agriculture in Lower Canada in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century"; Darrell A. Norris and Victor Konrad's "Time, Context, and House Type Validation: Euphrasia Township, Ontario"; John Clarke's "The Activity of an Early Canadian Land Speculator in Essex County, Ontario:Would the Real John Askin Please Stand Up?"; Gerald Bloch's "Robert Gourla y's Vision of Agrarian Reform"; Peter A. Russell's "Upper Canada: A Poor Man's Country? Some Statistical Evidence"; Bruce E. Batchelor's "Economy and Society in Central Alberta on the Eve of Autonomy: The Case of the SLHC"; Alan E. Skeoch's "Developments in Plowing Technology in Nineteenth-Century Canada"; John Mannion's "The Waterford Merchants and the Irish-Newfoundland Provisions Trade, 1770-1820"; and Donald H. Akenson's "Ontario: Whatever Happened to the Irish?". Previous owner's name inked to ffep, else very good.25.00

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13 Alberta Municipal Affairs. Guide to Information on Municipalities, Alberta Municipal Affairs. Revised Edition.
Alberta Municipal Affairs, Edmonton, 1978, 
Alberta Municipal Affairs. Guide to Information on Municipalities, Alberta Municipal Affairs. Revised Edition, May 1978. Edmonton: Alberta Municipal Affairs, 1978. Pp. (40). Various paginations. 4to, stapled printed brown card covers with cream lettering to front. Replaces the late 1977 publication "Statistical Information on Municipal Governments Available From Alberta Municipal Goverments". Contents: Alberta Advanced Education and Manpower; Alberta Agriculture; Alberta Business Development and Tourism; Alberta Consumer and Corporate Affairs; Alberta Culture; Albert Education; Alberta Enegy and Natural Resources; Alberta Environment; Alberta Hospitals and Medical Care; Alberta Housing and Public Works; Alberta Labour; Alberta Municipal Affairs; Alberta Transportation; Alberta Recreation Parks and Wildlife; Alberta Treasury, Bureau of Statistics; Alberta Utilities and Telephones; Alberta's Municipal Associations. Very good. Uncommon. 25.00

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14 Alexandra Women's Institute - Prince Edward Island Short History of the District of Alexandra. Prince Edward Island / History of Alexandra :200 Years 1764-1964
Alexandra Women's Institute, 1965, 
(Alexandra Women's Institute). A Short History of the District of Alexandra. Prince Edward Island. Compiled by The Alexandra Women's Institute,1965. Pp [1]-59,(1),+ 4 p plates. Map. 8vo, illustrated white stapled card covers. Cover title : A History of Alexandra :200 Years 1764-1964. Content s : Historical Sketch of Prince Edward Island; Topography; Census; Map; Early Days; Transportation; Alexandra Wharf; Five Mile House; Alexandra Today;Agriculture (Farm Power - Sheep Raising - Mud Digging – Farm Fences - Hay Storage - Ploughs - Blacksmithing - Wreck of Seven Brothers - Boat Building- Fox Ranching - Lobster Factories - Other Fishing - Oil Drilling - Buildi ng Foundations - Home Construction); Illumination; Water; Frolics and Bees;Alexandra School Days; Singing Schools; Alexandra Baptist Church; Doctors; Nurses; Alexandra Rural Telephone Company; Women's Institute; Youth Clubs; Blooming Hope Lodge; Rifle Range; Postal Service; Family Trees; Properties ; Honor Roll, 1914-1918; Honor Roll, 1939-1945; Recent Property Changes; A ppendix A. Faint browning to spine, penned name, else very good. 80.00

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15 ALLAN, William Studies in African Land Use in Northern Rhodesia.
Rhodes-Livingstone Institute / Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, Cape Town / London / New York, 1949, 
ALLAN, William. Studies in African Land Use in Northern Rhodesia. Cape Town/ London / New York : Published for The Rhodes-Livingstone Institute by Ge offrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1949. Pp (8),[1]-85,(3). Maps. 8vo, blue printed card covers. The Rhodes-Livingstone Papers Number Fifteen. Contents : I. How much Land does a Man Require ? II. A Report on Agricultural and Land Problems within Mushiri's Area of the Lamba-Lima Reserve. III. A Reconnaissance Survey of the Land Problem in Mkushi District. IV. Resettlement of Native Populations in Northern Rhodesia. Note on the Chitemene Control Scheme. Lacking one-third of spine, spine and margins yellowed, departmental inkstamp, else good. 30.00

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16 ALLEN, E. A. Prehistoric World : or, Vanished Races
Central Publishing House, Cincinnati, 1885, 
ALLEN, E. A. The Prehistoric World : or, Vanished Races. Cincinnati : Central Publishing House, 1885. Pp (6),[3]-820,(4) + frontispiece, engraved title page, and 22 other full-page engravings. Also, 327 text illustrations. Thick 8vo, maroon half leather, maroon cloth boards, gilt lettering to front board and spine, marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Copyright by Ferguson, Alllen, and Rader, 1885. Emory Adams Allen (1853–1933). Helped by C.C. Abbott, M.D., Prof. Charles Rau, Prof. F.W. Putnam, Alexander Winchell, LL. D., A.F. Bandelier, Cyrus Thomas, and G.F.Wright. Contents : Chapter 1. Introduction. Difficulties of the subject—Lesson to be learned—The pursuit of knowledge—Recent advances—Prehistoric past of the Old World—Of the New—Of Mexico and the South—The Isles of the Pacific—Similar nature of the relics—The wonders of the present age—History of popular opinion on this subject—The teachings of the Bible—Nature of the evidence of man's antiquity—The steps leading up to this belief—Geology—Astronomy—Unfolding of life—Nature of our inquiry. Chapter 2. Early Geological Periods. Necessity of a general acquaintance with the outlines of Geology—A time in which no life was possibleon the globe—Length of this period—History of life commences at the close of this period—On the formation of rocks—The record imperfect—The three great periods in animal life on the globe—Paleozoic Age—Animal and vegetable life of this period—Ideal scenes in this period—The Mesozoic Age—Animal and vegetable life of this period—Advance noted—Abundance of reptilian life—First appearance of birds—Nature's methods of work—the Cenozoic Age Geologicaloutline—Sketch of the Eocene Age—Of the Miocene Age—What is sufficient pro of of the presence of man—Discussion on the Thenay flints—The Pliocene Age—Animal and vegetable life of this age—Was man present during this age?—Discussion of this subject—Summing up of the evidence—Conclusion. Chapter 3. Men of the River Drift. Beginning of the Glacial Age—Interglacial Age—Man living in Europe during this age—Map of Europe—Proof of former elevation of land—The animals living in Europe during this age—Conclusions drawn from these different animals—The vegetation of this period—Different climatic conditions of Europe during the Glacial Age—Proofs of the Glacial Age — Extent ofGlacial Ice—Evidence of warm Interglacial Age—The primitive state of man—E arly English civilization — Views of Horace— Primitive man destitute of metals — Order in which different materials were used by man for weapons — Evidence from the River Somme — History of Boucher De Perthes's investigations. Discussion of the subject — Antiquity of these remains — Improvement during the Paleolithic Age — Description of the flint implements — Other countries where these implements are found — What race of men were these tribes —The Canstadt race — Mr. Dawkins's views — When did they first appear in Eu rope? The authorities on this question — Conclusion. Chapter 4. Cave-Men. Other sources of information — History of cave explorations — The formation of caves — Exploration in Kent's Cavern — Evidence of two different races —The higher culture of the later race — Evidence of prolonged time — Explor ation of Robin Hood Cave — Explorations in Valley of the River Meuse — M. Dupont's conclusions — Explorations in the Valley of the Dordogne — The station at Schussenreid — Cave-men not found south of the Alps — Habitations ofthe Cave-men — Cave-men were hunters — Methods of cooking — Destitute of t he potter's art — Their weapons — Clothing — Their skill in drawing — Evidence of a government — Of a religious belief — Race of the Cave-men — Distinct from the Men of the Drift — Probable connection with the Eskimos. Chapter 5. Antiquity of the Paleolithic Age. Interest in the Antiquity of man — Connected with the Glacial Age — The subject difficult — Proofs of a GlacialAge — State of Greenland to-day — The Terminal Moraine — Appearance of the North Atlantic — Interglacial Age — Causes of the Glacial Age — Croll's Th eory — Geographical causes — The two theories not antagonistic — The date of the Glacial Age — Probable length of the Paleolithic Age — Time Since theclose of the Glacial Age — Summary of results. Chapter 6. The Neolithic Ag e in Europe. Close of the first cycle — Neolithic culture connected with the present — No links between the two ages — Long lapse of time between the two ages — Swiss lake villages — This form of villages widely scattered — Irish cranogs — Fortified villages — Implements and weapons of Neolithic times — Possessed of pottery — Neolithic agriculture — Possessed of domestic animals — Danish shell-heaps — Importance of flint — The art of navigation —Neolithic clothing — Their mode of burial — The question of race — Possibl e remnants — Connection with the Turanian race — Arrival of the Celts. Chapter 7. The Bronze Age in Europe. Races of Men, like Individuals — Gradual change of Neolithic Age to that of Bronze — The Aryan family — First Aryans Neolithic — Origin of Bronze — How Great discoveries are made — Gold the first metal — Copper abundant — No Copper Age — The discovery of Tin — Explanation of an Alloy — Bronze, wherever found, the same composition — What is meant by the Bronze Age — Knowledge in other directions — Gradual Growth ofCulture — Three Centers of Bronze production — Habitations during the Bron ze Age — The Bronze Ax — Implements of Bronze — Personal ornaments — Ornaments not always made of Bronze — Advance in Arts of living — Advance in Agriculture — Warlike Weapons — How they worked Bronze — Advance in Government — Trade in the Bronze Age — Religion of the Bronze Age — Symbolical figures— Temples of the Bronze Age — Stonehenge. Chapter 8. The Iron Age in Europ e. Bronze not the best metal — Difficulties attending the discovery of Iron— Probable steps in this discovery — Where this discovery was first made — Known in Ancient Egypt — How this knowledge would spread — Iron would not drive out Bronze — The primitive Iron-worker — The advance in government — Pottery and ornaments of the Iron Age — Weapons of early Iron Age — The battle-field of Tilfenau — Trade of early Iron Age — Invention of Money — Invention of Alphabetic Writing — Invasion of the Germanic Tribes — The cause of the Dark Ages — Connection of these three ages — Necessity of believing in an Extended Past — Attempts to determine the same — Tiniere Delta — Lake Bienne — British Fen-lands — Maximum and Minimum Data — Mr. Geikie's conclusions — The Isolation of the paleolithic Age. Chapter 9. Early Man in America. Conflicting accounts of the American Aborigines — Recent discoveries — Climate of California in Tertiary Times — Geological changes near its close— Description of Table Mountain — Results of the discoveries there — The C alaveras skull — Other relics — Discussion of the question — Early Californians Neolithic — Explanation of this — Date of the Pliocene Age — Other discoveries bearing on the Antiquity of man — Dr. Koch's discovery — Discoveries in the Loess of Nebraska — In Greene County, Illinois — In Georgia — Difficulties in detecting a Paleolithic Age in this country — Dr. Abbott's discoveries — Paleolithic Implements of the Delaware — Age of the deposits — The race of Paleolithic man — Ancestors of the Eskimos — Comparison of Paleolithic Age in this country with that in Europe — Eskimos one of the oldest races in the World. Chapter 10. The Mound Builders. Meaning of "Mound Builders" — Location of Mound Building tribes — All Mounds not the work of men —Altar Mounds — Objects found on the Altars — Altar Mounds possibly burial Mounds — Burial Mounds — Mounds not the only Cemeteries of these tribes — Terraced Mounds — Cahokia Mound — Historical notice of a group of Mounds — The Etowal group — Signal Mounds — Effigy Mounds — How they represented different animals — Explanation of the Effigy Mounds — Effigy Mounds in other localities — Inclosures of the Scioto Valley — At Newark, Ohio — At Marietta, Ohio — Graded Ways — Fortified Inclosures — Ft. Ancient, Ohio — Inclosures of Northern Ohio — Works of unknown import — Ancient Canals in Missouri —Implements and Weapons of Stone — Their knowledge of Copper — Ancient mini ng — Ornamental pipes — Their knowledge of pottery — Of Agriculture — Government and Religion — Hard to distinguish them from the Indians. Chapter 11.The Pueblo Country. Description of the Pueblo Country — Historical outline — Description of Zuñi — Definition of a Pueblo — Old Zuñi — Inscription Ro ck — Pueblo of Jemez — Historical notice of Pecos — Description of the Moqui tribes — The Estufa — Description of the San Juan country — Aztec Springs— In the Canyon of the McElmo — The Ruins on the Rio Mancos — On Hovenweep Creek — Description of a Cliff-house — Cliff Town — Cave Houses — Ruins on the San Juan — Cave Town — The Significance of Cliff-houses — Moqui tradit ions — Ruins in Northern New Mexico — Ruins in the Chaco Cañon — Pueblo Bonito — Ruins in South-western Arizona — The Rio Verde Valley — Casa Grande —Ruins on the Gila — Culture of the Pueblo Tribes — Their Pottery — Superio rity of the Ancient pottery — Conclusion. Chapter 12. The Prehistoric Americans. Different views on this Subject — Modern System of Government — Ancient System of Government — Tribal Government universal in North America — The Indians not Wandering Nomads — Indian houses Communal in character — Indian Methods of Defense — Mandan Villages — Indians sometimes erected Mounds — Probable Government of the Mound Builders — Traditions of the Mound Builders among the Iroquois — Among the Delawares — Probable fate of the Mound Builders — The Natchez Indians possibly a remnant of the Mound Builders — Their early Traditions — Lines of resemblance between the Pueblo Tribes and the Mound Builders — The origin of the Indians — America Inhabited by the Indians from a very early time — Classification of the Indian Tribes — Antiquity of the Indian Tribes. Chapter 13. The Nahua Tribes. Early Spanish discoveries in Mexico — The Nahua tribes defined — Climate of Mexico — The Valley of Anahuac — Ruins at Tezcuco — The Hill of Tezcocingo — Ruins at Teotihuacan — Ancient Tulla — Ruins in the Province of Querataro — Casa Grandes inChihuahua — Ancient remains in Sinaloa — Fortified Hill of Quemada — The P yramid of Cholula — Fortified Hill at Xochicalco — Its probable use — Ruinsat Monte Alban — Ancient remains at Mitla — Mr. Bandelier's investigations — Traditions in regard to Mitla — Ruins along the Panuco River — Ruins in Vera Cruz — Pyramid of Papantla — Tusapan — Character of Nahua Ruins. Chapter 14. The Maya Tribes. The geographical location of the Maya tribes — Description of Copan — Statue at Copan — Altar at Copan — Ruins at Quiriga — Patinamit — Utatlan — Description of Palenque — The Palace at Palenque — The Temple of the Three Inscriptions — Temple of the Beau-relief — Temple of the Cross — Temple of the Sun — Maler's Temple of the Cross — Significance ofthe Palenque crosses — Statue at Palenque — Other ruins in Tobasco and Chi apas — Ruins in Yucatan — Uxmal — The Governor's House — The Nunnery — Roomin Nunnery — The Sculptured Façades — Temple at Uxmal — Kabah — Zayi — Lab na — Labphak — Chichen-Itza — The Nunnery — The Castillo — The Gymnasium — M. Le Plongon's researches — The tradition of the Three Brothers — Chaac-Mal — Antiquity of Chichen-Itza. Chapter 15. The Culture of the Civilized Tribes. Different views on this question — Reasons for the same — Their architecture — Different styles of houses — The communal house — The teepan — Theteocalli — State of society indicated by this architecture — The gens amon g the Mexicans — The phratry among the Mexicans — The tribe — The powers and duties of the council — The head chiefs of the tribe — The duties of the "Chief-of-Men" — The mistake of the Spaniards — The Confederacy — The idea of property among the Mexicans — The ownership of land — Their laws — Enforcement of the laws — Outline of the growth of the Mexicans in power — Theirtribute system — How collected — Their system of trade — Slight knowledge of metallurgy — Religion — Quetzalcohuatl — Huitzilopochtli — Mexican priesthood — Human sacrifice — The system of Numeration — The calendar system — The Calendar Stone — Picture-writing — Landa Alphabet — Historical outline.Chapter 16. Ancient Peru. First knowledge of Peru — Expeditions of Pizarro — Geography of Peru — But a small part of it inhabitable — The tribes of a ncient Peru — How classified — Sources of our knowledge of Peru — Garcillaso De La Vega — Origin of Peruvian civilization — The Bolson of Cuzco — Historical outline — Their culture — Divided into phratries and gentes — Government — Efforts to unite the various tribes — Their system of colonies — Theroads of the Incas — The ruins of Chimu — The arts of the Chimu people — T he manufacture of Pottery — Excavation at Ancon — Ruins in the Huatica Valley — The construction of a Huaca — The ruins at Pachacamac — The Valley of the Canete — The Chincha Islands — Tiahuanuco — Carved gateway — The Islandof Titicaca — Chulpas — Aboriginal Cuzco — Temple of the Sun — The Fortres s — General remarks. Edges lightly worn, penned name, else very good. NOTE:Some extra shipping will be needed for this hefy volume. 120.00

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17 ANDERSON, Allan Remembering the Farm. : Memories of Farming, Ranching, and Rural Life in Canada, Past and Present in dj
Macmillan, 1977, 
ANDERSON, Allan. Remembering the Farm: : Memories of Farming, Ranching, andRural Life in Canada, Past and Present. Tor.: Macmillan of Canada, (1977). Pp 287. 32 pp photos. 8vo, navy cloth. Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada Imprints 2453. Vg in dj. 15.00

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18 Andover-Kincardine Pastoral Charge Historical Committee) History of the Scotch Colony, Victoria County, New Brunswick 1873-1969. First Edition
1969, 1969 
(Andover - Kincardine Pastoral Charge Historical Committee). A History of the Scotch Colony, Victoria County, New Brunswick 1873-1969., (1969). First Edition. Pp (8),9-135,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated orange card covers,blank spine.

Contents :
1. The Land of Promise : The Plan of Immigration - The Mustering - The Voyage - The Landing.

2. History of Churches and Schools : Men of Good Character and Fitness - Nurturing the Infant Church, 1873-75 - Building a Strong Organization, 1873-78 - Continued Growth, 1878-96 - The Unique Ministry of The Rev. Gordon Campbell Pringle, D.D., 1896-1951 - The Winds of Change, 1952-69 - The Elders and Their Work - The Deacons and Their Works - The Church Music - The Sunday Schools - List of Ministers and Teachers.

3. Life Customs and Traditions : At Sea - The First Days of the Settlers - Stories of Early Settlers - Tales Told by Mrs. Jack Clark - Mrs. John Drum's Experiences - An Open Air Service - A Yarn from George McConnell - Food - A Tragedy of the Colony - Music, Fun and Fund Raising - The 75th Anniversary - Expressions and Other Oddities - Letters from Anna Paul Miller.

4. Industries : Tradesmen - Mills - Lumbering - Vehicles and Whip Saws - Oldest House in Colony - The Days of the Show Shed - Agriculture - Bon Accord Seed Farm - List of Graduate Nurses.

5. Communications, Organizations and Community Halls : Communications, Post Offices - Veterans and War Efforts - The Community Halls - Women's Missionary Societies - Red Cross Aid - The While Away Club - The Women's Institutes - Men's Brotherhood.

Appendix 1. List of Settlers and Their Lots.
Appendix 2. When 600 Made New Home in N.B.

Penned gift inscription, else very good. 70.00

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19 ANDREWS, A. LeRoy. Bryophyte Flora of the Upper Cayuga Lake Basin, New York.
Cornell University, Agricultural Experiment Station, New York State College of Agriculture, Ithaca, N.Y., 1957, 
ANDREWS, A. LeRoy. The Bryophyte Flora of the Upper Cayuga Lake Basin, New York. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University, Agricultural Experiment Station, New York State College of Agriculture, Memoir 352, December 1957. Pp [1]-87,(1) including covers. 8vo, printed white stapled wrappers. Class I. Hepaticae. Class II. Sphagna. Class III. Musci. Spine browned, tearing at staples, else very good. 20.00

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20 Annapolis Royal) Welcome to Annapolis Royal's 350th Anniversary
(Annapolis Royal). Welcome to Annapolis Royal's 350th Anniversary. N. pl.: (Publicity Committee of Annapolis Royal's 350th Anniversary Celebrartion, 1955). Pp [1]-48,(8, official programme),49-88. Illustrated. Advertisements. 8vo, printed card covers. Several short historical chapters : Leigh M. Marshall's "The Founding of Port Royal"; Rev. D.B. Hemmeon's "The Order of Good Cheer"; Hortense Spurr Gilliatt's "The Restoration of Port Royal Habitation"; R.A. Laurence's "The First English Court in Canada in the First Capital in Nova Scotia"; Miss Charlotte Perkins' "Old Houses of Annapolis Royal"; Arthur Kelsall's "Early Canadian Agriculture (pp.63-73). Also uncredited pieces on H.M.C.S Cornwallis, the local churches, &c. With a very odd portrait of Mayor Fulton Hall with cigarette. Vg. 40.00

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