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Gospel According to Saint Mark  / Evangelistib Markusib Aglangit., (Bible : New Testament: Labrador Eskimo - Inuktitut
1 (Bible : New Testament: Labrador Eskimo - Inuktitut Gospel According to Saint Mark / Evangelistib Markusib Aglangit.
British and Foreign Bible Society, London, 1916, 
(Bible : New Testament: Labrador Eskimo - Inuktitut ). The Gospel Accordingto Saint Mark / Evangelistib Markusib Aglangit. London : British and Forei gn Bible Society, 1916. Printed in Guildford, England. Pp (2),3-[68]. Double-column. 12mo, textured maroon card covers. O'Dea 1628. Title-page verso has "Saint Mark's Gospel in English and Eskimo (Labrador Dialect)." Inuktitut . Top section of covers darkened ow very good. 90.00

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2 AARESTRUP, A. Roy. Brief History of the Little Dutch Church (St. George's) 1754 : Souvenir.
1955, 
AARESTRUP, A. Roy. A Brief History of the Little Dutch Church (St. George's) 1754 : Souvenir. Price 10c. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [1950s?]. Pp (8) unpaginated. Small 8vo, grey printed stapled card covers. Very good to fine. 5.00

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3 ABBOTT, E.S., et al. ELIOT, T.S. DIX, Gregory Catholicity : A Study in the Conflict of Christian Tradition in the West. Being a Report presented to His Grace the Archbishop of Canterbury. [By] E.S. Abbott, H.J. Carpenter, V.A. Demant, Gregory Dix, T.S. Eliot, A.M. Farrer, F.W. Green, A.G. Hebert
Dacre Press, Westminster , 1952, 
ABBOTT, E.S., et al. Catholicity : A Study in the Conflict of Christian Tradition in the West. Being a Report presented to His Grace the Archbishop ofCanterbury. [By] E.S. Abbott, H.J. Carpenter, V.A. Demant, Gregory Dix, T. S. Eliot, A.M. Farrer, F.W. Green, A.G. Hebert, R.C. Mortimer, A.M. Ramsey,A. Reeves, C.H. Smyth, The Bishop of Southampton, L.S. Thornton, with a fo reword by The Archbishop of Canterbury. Westminster : Dacre Press, (1952). Third Printing. Pp [1]-56. 8vo, grey printed stapled card covers. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appeal peaked in the late 1960s and 1970s. He is best known for his nationalism, political conservatism, comments on technology, pacifism, Christian faith, and conservative views regarding abortion and is credited as one of Canada's most original thinkers. Grant was a faculty member at Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., twice (1947-1960, 1980-1988). Austin Farrer was George P. Grant's supervisor at Oxford University. Austin Farrer was George P. Grant's supervisor at Oxford University. Waterstaining to spine and edges of covers, but internally very good. Ex-libris George P. Grant (without indication, but acquired from his estate). 20.00

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4 ABEL, Richard, intro. History of Jack Horner, containing the Witty Pranks he played, from his Youth to his Riper Years, being pleasant for Winter Evenings
Richard Abel and Company, Portland, OR, 1969, 
ABEL, Richard, intro. The History of Jack Horner, containing the Witty Pranks he played, from his Youth to his Riper Years, being pleasant for Winter Evenings . [Introduction by Richard Abel]. (Portland, OR): for the Friends and Associates of Richard Abel & Company, 1969. Pp. (8),[1]-24,(8). Small 8vo, illustrated string-bound brown card covers and blank spine. A facsimileof the chap-book originally printed and sold in Aldermary Church-Yard, Bow -Lane, London, in roughly 1770. Vg. 15.00

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5 ABRAHAM, Dorothy Lone Cove : A Journal of Life on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, B.C. Fifth Edition. signed by author
The author, Vancouver, 1961, 
ABRAHAM, Dorothy. Lone Cove : A Journal of Life on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, B.C. Fifth Edition. (Vancouver : The author), 1961. Pp (12),9-193,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers, spine blank. Contents : 1. Leaving England. 2. Across Canada. 3. Vargas Island. 4. My First Christmas in Canada. 5. We Move. 6. The Beaches. 7. I Go Farming. 8. Day by Day. 9. The Church. 10. I Visit a Lighthouse. 11. A Visit to KennedyLake. 12. I Find a Murdered Man. 13. Interesting Characters. 14. A Cyclone and Bush Fire. 15. Girl Guides, Tennis Club, etc. 16. Adventures and a Rat tlesnake. 17. Nootka and Indians. 18. Goodbye to Tofino. 19. West Coast Trip. 20. Conclusion. There is mention of their arrival in Halifax and the reception of returning Nova Scotia troops (p. 11); and also numerous photographs of West Coast ships. The Foreword, Introduction and Vancouver Island mapare repeated. Lightly rubbed, else very good. Signed without inscription b y the author. 25.00

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6 Acadia College CRAMP. J.M. CRAWLEY, Edmund A. COLDWELL, Albert Memorials of Acadia College and Horton Academy
Dawson Brothers, Montreal , 1881, 
(Acadia College). Memorials of Acadia College and Horton Academy for the Half-Century 1828-1878. Montreal : Dawson Brothers, Publishers, 1881. Pp (10),[5]-260,frontis + one plate. 8vo, green pressed cloth. Contents: E.A. Crawley's "The Rise and Progress uf Higher Education in Connection with the Baptist Denomination in t/w Maritime Provinces"; J.M. Cramp's "Sketches of theReligious History of Acadia College and Horton Collegiate Academy"; Albert Coldwell's Vaughn Prize Essay "History of Acadia College"; D.W.C. Dimock's "Records of the Graduates of Acadia College during the ante-Collegiate Per iod"; Records of Students and Graduates of Acadia College 1843 to 1858 (by S. W. Deblois); 1858 to 1865 (by B. H. Eaton); 1865 to 1866 (by Herbert C. Creed); 1867 to 1878 (by Albert Coldwell); of List the Graduates of Acadia College, 1843 to 1878. Appendices: A. Report of the Education Society for 1832; B. Schedule of Pupils at Horton Academy during the year 1838; Extractsfrom Records of the Education Society, 1843 and 1838; C. Petition for Act of Incorporation; D. Charter and other Legislative Acts. Light wear, foxingto first and last dozen or so pages, underlining in pen to 6 pages, else v g. 100.00

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7 Acadia College) Historical Records and General Catalogue of Acadia College, August, 18
1888, 
(Acadia College). Historical Records and General Catalogue of Acadia College, August, 1888. Halifax : S. Selden, 1888. First Edition. Pp (4),3-62,(2), including frontispiece, With small errata slip facing p.27. 8vo, tan paper wraps, plain spine.

Cover title : General Catalogue and Historical Records of Acadia College, 1838-1888.

Contents:
The Nova Scotia Baptist Education Society -
Prospectus of the Nova Scotia Baptist Education Society -
Provisional Directors -
Inception of College -
Petition to Legislature -
Governors of College -
Officers of Education Society -
Officers of Instruction -
Senate in 1888 -
Graduates [year by year from class of 1843 to 1888-
Students in Horton Academy between January 1841 and January 1842.

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8 Acadia College) CRAMP. J.M. CRAWLEY, E.A. DIMOCK, D.W.C. Memorials of Acadia College and Horton Academy for the Half-Century 1828-1878
Dawson Brothers, Montreal , 1881, 
(Acadia College). Memorials of Acadia College and Horton Academy for the Half-Century 1828-1878. Montreal : Dawson Brothers, Publishers, 1881. First Edition. Pp (10),[5]-260,frontispiece + one plate. 8vo, brown pressed cloth.Contents: E.A. Crawley's "The Rise and Progress uf Higher Education in Con nection with the Baptist Denomination in t/w Maritime Provinces"; J.M. Cramp's "Sketches of the Religious History of Acadia College and Horton Collegiate Academy"; Albert Coldwell's Vaughn Prize Essay "History of Acadia College"; D.W.C. Dimock's "Records of the Graduates of Acadia College during theante-Collegiate Period"; Records of Students and Graduates of Acadia Colle ge 1843 to 1858 (by S. W. Deblois); 1858 to 1865 (by B. H. Eaton); 1865 to 1866 (by Herbert C. Creed); 1867 to 1878 (by Albert Coldwell); of List the Graduates of Acadia College, 1843 to 1878. Appendices: A. Report of the Education Society for 1832; B. Schedule of Pupils at Horton Academy during theyear 1838; Extracts from Records of the Education Society, 1843 and 1838; C. Petition for Act of Incorporation; D. Charter and other Legislative Acts. Vg-fine. 125.00

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9 ACKERMANN, Josef. HIMMLER, Heinrich Heinrich Himmler als Ideologe. First Edition in dustjacket
Musterschmidt, Gottingen / Zurich / Frankfurt, 1970, 
ACKERMANN, Josef. Heinrich Himmler als Ideologe. Gottingen / Zurich / Frankfurt : Musterschmidt, (1970). Pp [1]-317,(3),+ 25 pp plates. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. “Nach Tagebuchern stenographischen Notizen, Briefen und Reden.” (from the dj). Contents : Vorwort.Übersicht über die benutzten Quellen. I. Charakterisierung Himmlers und se ine geistige Entwicklung bis zum 3. Lebensjahrzehnt. II. Germanentum — Christentum. 1. Kreuz und Hakenkreuz — Himmler als Protektor von Pseudowissensdiaften. 2. Himmlers Germanisierung der deutschen Geschichte. 3. Ahnenverehrung und Unsterblichkeitsglaube. 4. Symbolik, Brauchtum und Grundbegriffe des “neuen Glaubens.” 5. Christus oder Hitler. 6. Die Gottesvorstellung Himmlers. 7. Die SS-Namensweihe — Ein Beispiel für den Kult des neuen Glaubens. 8. Der Kampf gegen das Christentum. III. Die Schutzstaffel. 1. Die SS als Orden. 2. Born des Lebens. 3. Die Moral des SS-Ordens. IV. Die Endlösung derJudenfrage. V. Das Reich. 1. Der Mythos des Reiches. 2. Das “Großgermanisd ie Reich” und die Neuordnung Europas. VI. Himmler und der Osten. 1. Volk ohne Raum?. 2. Germandsierung — Entvölkerung — Versklavung. 3. Besiedlung undBeherrschung des Ostens. Schluß. Text in German. Light wear to cloth, stic ker residue to front endpaper, some underlining in pencil, else very good in lightly browned dustjacket. Uncommon. 165.00

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10 ACORN, Milton Island Means Minago. First Edition, paperback, Signed
NC Press, Toronto, 1975, ISBN:091960031x 
ACORN, Milton. The Island Means Minago. [Cover adds: "Poems from Prince Edward Island"]. Toronto : NC Press, 1975. Pp. (8),9-122,(6). 8vo, illustratedorange card covers. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlotte town, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamedThe People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwrigh t. Includes the following poems: "The Island Means Minago", "The Island", "I Milton Acorn", "To Write a Love Poem", "Lea Side in a Gale", "Offshore Breeze", "Rent Collection", "To Write a Poem of Walter Patterson", "I Wish toWrite an Assinine Mock-Ode", "The Execution of William Able, Rent Collecto r, by a Farmer Named Pierce", "William Cooper", "Hypothetical Meeting Between William Cooper and William Lyon Mackenzie", "William Lyon Mackenzie", "1837-39", "John Dhru MacIntosh Stands Up in Church", "You Growing", "GrowingOn", "A Shard of Steel", "The Schooner", "Dragging for Traps", "The Squall ", "That Corrugated Look to Water", "Whale Poem", "The Figure in the Landscape", "Winter Sunrise", "January Sparrow", "Charlottetown Harbour", "Old Property", "Bump, Bump, Bump Little Heart", "A Hard Knot", "When My Lover Looks at Me", "The Wind Rustles the Forest", "The Red Rooster", "Whatever Happened to Princetown", "The Trout Pond", "Hummingbird", "Scene from the Road to Charlottetown", "George Coles", "Incident from the Land Struggle", "I Worry", "Death Walks on Petty Feet", "Interpretation of a Cannon", "The Bronze Piper", "Hundred Proof Earth", "Belle", "Islanders", "Callum", "The Houseis Gone", "The Ballad of the Pink-Brown Fence", "Daddy", "Poem", "Ham and One", "My Soul's a Wolverine", "Already it Seems You Haunt This Cottage", "I Wanted to Love You", "Sometimes I Nibble My Heel", "Islanders Are...", "The Newfie Bullet", "The Fighting Cape Bretoners", "Jim", "Tom Thomson's Photo", "Rose in Absence", "The Lead War", "Ojibway Louis Cameron Speaks in Toronto", "Boundless Alcoholics of the Boundless West", "Joe Euston", "Passing Monument", "Hotel Fire", "Mister Trotsky", "We Carried Him...", "and "If You're Stronghearted". Light wear to spine ends, else very good. Signed anddated (without inscription) by Acorn on the half-title leaf. 50.00

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11 ACREMAN, Celesta Gerber For the Love of Labrador - My Story
Robinson Blackmore, St. John's, 1997, ISBN:096826400X 
ACREMAN, Celesta Gerber. For the Love of Labrador - My Story. [St. John's :Robinson Blackmore, 1997]. First Edition. Pp (6),1-73,(1). With 37 b&w pho tos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers, white spine with black lettering. Celesta Gerber Acreman (b. August 23, 1913, Pandora, Ohio - d. February 15, 1997, Mary's Harbour, Labrador). "She came to Labrador in 1940,first as a volunteer nurse with the International Grenfell Association (I. G.A.). Over the years she developed a keen interest in writing about her life and experiences while living on the Labrador coast. She devoted fifty-seven years of her life to serving communities in Labrador [including George's Cove, Port Hope Simpson, Battle Harbour and Mary's Harbour]. In addition to her chosen work career, Celesta was very active in many aspects of Labrador community life as a volunteer and leader with the Town COuncil, Labrador Craft Association and the St. Mary the Virgin Church." - from the rear cover. Contents: Foreword by her children; Part I. Out of Pandora's Box, 1913-1940; Part II. Fifty-Seven Years for Labrador, 1940-1997; Tribute to My Dear Wife by Gordon Acreman; Tribute to Our Mother Celesta (Gerber) Acreman by Betty Barnes. Very good. 20.00

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Essays on Church and State. 1st UK in dj, ACTON, Lord WOODRUFF, Douglas
12 ACTON, Lord WOODRUFF, Douglas Essays on Church and State. 1st UK in dj
Hollis and Carter, 1952, 
ACTON, Lord. Essays on Church and State. Edited and introduced by Douglas Woodruff. L.: Hollis and Carter, (1952). Pp 518. 8vo, blue cloth. Light spotting to fore-edge, name, else vg in dj. 50.00

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13 ADAM of EYNSHAM) ARBER, Edward, (ed.) Revelation to the Monk of Evesham 1196 : Carefully edited from the unique copy, now in the British Museum, of the editon printed by William de Machlinia about 1482
A. Constable and Co., Ltd., Westminster, 1901, 
(ADAM of EYNSHAM)). Revelation to the Monk of Evesham 1196 : Carefully edited from the unique copy, now in the British Museum, of the editon printed by William de Machlinia about 1482, English Reprints. Edited by Edward Arber. Westminster : A. Constable and Co., Ltd., 1901. Pp [1]-112. Small ,8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, blind-stamped lettering to front board. Adam of Eynsham (c.1135 - c1233). This is a description of a vision that his brother Edmund saw in 1196. Contents : Introduction. The Revelation to the Monk of Evesham : (1) The Prologue of the Revelation; (2) [The Table ofChapters]. The Revelation, In Fifty-eight Chapters and an Epilogue. The Tr ance and Recovery of the Young Monk of Evesham Abbey. The Journey through Purgatory & Paradise to Heaven. I. Purgatory. The firft place of Pains. Characters — A Prior, that died this same year; An Anchoress, that had come late from the world; A Bishop ' horn in this ground of England' and had his Bishopry beyond the Sea, deceased this same year about the Feast of Michael the Archangel; A poor man's wife; A Knight that brake the Vow of Pilgrimage;A Knight with the sparrowhawke on his fist, that had passed to God ten yea rs ago. The second place of Pains : Characters — A sinful Woman saved by Saint Margaret; A drunken Goldsmith saved by Saint Nicholas; The three Bishops; An Archbishop of Canterbury; Poisoners; Usurers, Fugitives out of Religion;; A certain King of England; A Bishop, an Archbishop-elect, that died 4 years ago; An Abbot, that died 10 years ago; An Abbess, that passed this same year out from this world; A Knight guilty of Simony; A young Monk, that was Sexton of the Church; A certain Clerk that lived holily. The third place of Pains. Character — A Doctor of Law, that died about 9 months ago. II. Paradise. The Vifion of the Crofs in Paradife. Characters — An Abbess, thatdied 13 years ago : A devout and aged Prior, that died 3 years ago;; A you ng Monk, that died early; A worshipful Priest, who was an holy preacher. III. Heaven : The Cryilal Wall; The Gate and the Entring in thereof; The Stairs in the Wall and the Throne; The fweet Peal and Melody of Betts. Top portion of covers soiled, penned name, else very good. 20.00

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14 ADAM, John HAY, George Aberbrothock Illustrated, Being the Round of Etchings in Miniature. With Historical and Topographical Notes by George Hay. inscribed by the author
T. Buncle, Arbroath, 1886, 
ADAM, John. Aberbrothock Illustrated, Being the Round of Etchings in Miniature. With Historical and Topographical Notes by George Hay. Arbroath : T. Buncle, 1886. Pp (6),[v]-x,[1]-86,(2),+ 124 pp of etchings. 8vo, golden brown cloth, gilt illustration to front board, gilt lettering to spine, top edge gilt, bevelled edges. Contents [Hay's Notes] : The Abbey; The Abbey to the Old Church; The High School to Hays Well; The Braeheads, Boulzie Hill, Newgate; Lower Part of High Street - Danger Point; The Harbour; Tuttle's Nookto Wormyhills; The Town House and Brothock Bridge; Almerieclose, Stobcross , and The Cemetery; Keppie and Cairnie; St. Vigeans; Seaton and Auchmithie;Redcastle, the Redhead, and Ethie; The Cliffs and Caves; The Bell Rock; On the Montrose Road; On the Lunan; Grange of Conan; Colliston Kinnell, Leysm illand Friockheim; Guthrie and Kirkden; The Elliot; Carmylie; Panbridge andBarry. Includes an etching of the Bell Rock Lighthouse (Plate 85). Wear to spine ends and corners, cloth rubbed and a bit darkened, inner hinges crac ked, penned gift inscription, else very good. Inscribed by the author : "Presented to David Grieve with the author's Compliments. 26th June 1898." 70.00

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15 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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16 ADAMS, Thomas. ANGUS, Joseph. Works of Thomas Adams : Being the Sum of His Sermons, Meditations, and Other Divine and Moral Discourses. With Memoir by Joseph Angus. In Three Volumes
James Nichol / James Nisbet and Co. / W. Robertson, Edinburgh / London / Dublin, 1861, 
GOODWIN, Thomas. The Works of Thomas Adfams : Being the Sum of His Sermons,Meditations, and Other Divine and Moral Discourses. With Memoir by Joseph Angus. [with] Sermons and Treatises by Sam,uel Ward, With Memoir by the Rev. J.C. Ryle. [In Three Volumes]. Edinburgh : James Nichol / London : James Nisbet and Co. / Dublin : W. Robertson, 1861-1862. Pp 506; 578; 331 + 178. Index. 8vo, blindstamped purple cloth, gilt lettering to spine, all edges dyed red. . Nichol's Series of Standard Divines, Puritan Period. Thomas Adams (1583–1653) was an English clergyman and reputed preacher. He was called "The Shakespeare of the Puritans" by Robert Southey; while he was a Calvinist in theology, he is not, however, accurately described as a Puritan. Contents : Vol. 1. Containing Sermons from Texts in the Old Testament, &c. Vol.2. Containing Sermons from Texts in the New Testament. Vol. 3. Containing Sermons from Texts in the New Testament, and Meditations on the Creed [plus] Sermons and Treatises by Samuel Ward. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BEREQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Spine sunned to brow n, else very good. The 3-volume set for 250.0

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17 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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18 ADDISON, Joseph Sir Roger de Coverley : Papers from The Spectator. With Introduction and Notes.
T.C. Allan & Co., Halifax, N.S., 1898, 
ADDISON, Joseph. Sir Roger de Coverley : Papers from The Spectator. With Introduction and Notes. Halifax, N.S.: T.C. Allan & Co., (1898). Pp (2),[i]-x,[1]-67,(1). Small 8vo, pale blue printed card covers. Sir Roger de Coverley was the name of a character in The Spectator (1711). An English squire ofQueen Anne's reign, Sir Roger exemplified the values of an old country gen tleman, and was portrayed as lovable but somewhat ridiculous ('rather beloved than esteemed', making his Tory politics seem harmless but silly. Contents : Sir Roger; Sir Roger at Home; Sir Roger and Will Wimble; Sir Roger andGhosts; Sir Roger at Church; Sir Roger and the Hunt; Sir Roger and the Wit ches; Sir Roger at the Assizes; Sir Roger and Party Strife; Sir Roger and the Gipsies; Sir Roger in Town; Sir Roger in Westminster Abbey; Sir Roger atthe Play; Sir Roger's Visit to Spring Gardens; Death of Sir Roger. Rubbed and edgeworn, browned and smudged, waterstain to fore-edge, penned and pencilled names, else good. As is. 12.00

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19 Africa - Religion SHEPPERSON, George RANGER, Terence Religion in Africa. Proceedings of a Seminar held in the Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, 10th - 12th April, 1964
Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, 1964, 
(Africa – Religion). Religion in Africa. Proceedings of a Seminar held in the Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, 10th – 12th April, 1964. (Edinburgh) : Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, (1964). Pp (6),1-130. 4to, green tape spine, pale blue card covers. Contents : A Department of Religious Studies in an African University (by Rev. F.B. Welbourn); Muslim and Christian separatism in Africa (by Humphrey J. Fisher);Hume and North African Islam (by Ernest Gellner); Animism in Pemba (by Pet er Lienhardt); Religion and Society amongst the Kuria of East Africa (by Malcolm Ruel); Religion in British Central Africa (by George Shepperson); TheEarly History of Independency in Southern Rhodesia (by Terence Ranger); Li vingstonia as an Industrial Mission, 1875-1900: A study of commerce and Christianity in Nyasaland (by K.J. McCracken); The Foundations of the BlantyreMission, Nyasaland (by Rev. Andrew C. Ross); Malawi Rain-cults (by Thomas Price); Reflections on Religion in Africa (by Rev. W. Montgomery Watt). Lacking most of spine and with title in black marker to spine, rubbed and smudged, penned name, else good. 50.00

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20 Africville Genealogy Society) CLAIRMONT, Donald SAUNDERS, Charles KIMBER, Stephen Spirit of Africville. First Edition, paperback, with errata slip.
Formac Publishing Company, Halifax, 1992, ISBN:088780084x 
(Africville Genealogy Society). The Spirit of Africville. Selected and Edited by the Africville Genealogy Society with contributions by Donald Clairmont, Stephen Kimber, Bridglal Pachai and Charles Saunders. Halifax : "A Maritext Book, Formac Publishing Company Limited" 1992. First Edition. Pp (7),viiixviii,[15]-124. Double column. Illustrated in colour and b&w. Oblong large 8vo, pale blue card covers. Paperback edition. "For more than 150 years,Africville was home to a community of Nova Scotia black familes. Located o n the shores of the Bedford Basin, Africville was part of the City of Halifax. Central to Africville's life were the church and the school. Working together, residents sought without success to obtain basic services from the municipal government to which they paid their property taxes. In the 1960s Halifax's city government decided to acquire the land and demolish the houses, destroying the community. Most residents opposed this decision, but theCity had its way." - from the cover. Chapters : 1. "A Visit to Africville" by Charles Saunders (and others); 2. "Africville: An Historical Overview" by Donald Clairmont ; 3. "Moving People: Relocation and Urban Renewal" alsoby Clairmont; 4. "The Africville Experience: Lessons for the Future" by St ephen Kimber; 5. "Before Africville: Nova Scotia's Black Settlers" by Bridglal Pachai . Small spot to front, else vg with errata slip verso front cover. 25.00

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