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1 ALLAIRE, J.-B.-A. Dictionnaire Biographique du Clergé Canadien-Français Vol. 6
Courrier de Saint-Hyacinthe, 1934, 
ALLAIRE, J.-B.-A. Dictionnaire Biographique du Clergé Canadien-Français Vol. 6. Saint-Hyacinthe: Courrier de Saint-Hyacinthe, 1934. Pp. 598. Illustrated. Text in French. 8vo, blue paper covers, black titles to front and spine. Chipping to spine ends, else vg. 50.00

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Dictionnaire Biographique du Clergé Canadien-Français. 2 vols. , ALLAIRE, J.-B.-A.
2 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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3 Anglican Church / Church of England in Canada Year Book and Clergy List of The Church of England in Canada 1932
General Synod of the Church of England in Canada, Toronto, 1932, 
(Anglican Church / Church of England in Canada). The Year Book and Clergy List of The Church of England in Canada - 1932. Toronto : The General Synod of the Church of England in Canada, 1932. Pp (18),19-211,(1),+ 13 plates. Map. Index. 8vo, beige cardcovers, lettered in brown & red on front cover, advert for Jones & Willis, Church Art Workers on rear cover, brown cloth tape on spine with printed title in black. Cover title: The Year Book of The Church of England in Canada, 1932. Includes lists of bishops; diocesan officers; general synod members; reports o, the Episcopal and Clerical Fund; Missionary Society; General Board of Religious Education; Council for Social Service; societies of the church; universities, colleges, etc.; Canadian Episcopate; and an alphabetical list of parishes, and clergy listed by dioceses. Very good. 30.00

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4 Anglican Church / Church of England in Canada Year Book and Clergy List of The Church of England in Canada 1933
General Synod of the Church of England in Canada, Toronto, 1933, 
(Anglican Church / Church of England in Canada). The Year Book and Clergy List of The Church of England in Canada - 1933. Toronto : The General Synod of the Church of England in Canada, 1933. Pp (14),15-193,(3),+ 10 plates. Map. Index. 8vo, beige cardcovers, lettered in brown & red on front cover, advert for L. Downey (master church organ tuner) on rear cover, brown cloth tape on spine with printed title in black. Cover title: The Year Book of The Church of England in Canada, 1933. Includes lists of bishops; diocesan officers; general synod members; reports o, the Episcopal and Clerical Fund; Missionary Society; General Board of Religious Education; Council for Social Service; societies of the church; universities, colleges, etc.; Canadian Episcopate; and an alphabetical list of parishes, and clergy listed by dioceses. Some wear to spine, else very good. 30.00

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5 Anglican Church of Canada Education Alive !! A Brief on Religious Education in the Public Schools.
Halifax Deanery Clergy Chapter of the Anglican Church of Canada, Halifax, 1970, 
(Anglican Church of Canada). Education Alive !! A Brief on Religious Education in the Public Schools. Prepared by the Halifax Deanery Clergy Chapter of the Anglican Church of Canada, June, 1970. Pp (2),[1]-18,[1]-5,[1]-6,[1]-5,(2) leaves, printed one side only. Folio, illustrated green stapled card covers. Contents : Introduction. 1. Definition of Terms. 2. Historical Background. 3. Some Present Issues in Education. 4. Basic Principles. 5. Goals of Religious Education. 6. A Model for the 70's. 7. Teachers and Their Training. 8. Recommendations “From 'Now' to 'Then'.” Appendix A – Teacher's Outline & Sample Topics (Grade 1). Appendix B – Teacher's Outline & Sample Topics (Grade 5). Appendix C – Teacher's Outline & Sample Topics (High School). Appendix D – City of Calgary Alberta Religious Education Program. Appendix E – Some Thoughts by Allan Glatthorn. Very good. 20.00

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6 Annapolis Royal). COMEAU, Ambroise Oldest Parish in Canada.
1962, 
(Annapolis Royal). COMEAU, Ambroise. The Oldest Parish in Canada. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [1962]. Printed by Lawson Publishing Co. Ltd., Yarmouth. Pp (6),1-59,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, yellow card covers. Vaison p.61. Chapters : TheFirst Missionaries; Before the Expulsion of the Acadians; After the Expuls ion of the Acadians; Reverend Father Thomas Grace; Father Grace Builds a New Church 1910; Golden Jubilee and Investiture of Father Grace; Father Leo Murphy 1930-1945; The Oblate Fathers; A Dioscesan Priest is Appointed Pastorof Annapolis Royal and Bridgetown, 1959; A Conversion. Very good. Due to i ts small size, shipping charges should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00

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7 Annapolis Royal). COMEAU, Ambroise Oldest Parish in Canada. Signed
1962, 
(Annapolis Royal). COMEAU, Ambroise. The Oldest Parish in Canada. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [1962]. Printed by Lawson Publishing Co. Ltd., Yarmouth. Pp (6),1-59,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, yellow card covers. Vaison p.61. Chapters : TheFirst Missionaries; Before the Expulsion of the Acadians; After the Expuls ion of the Acadians; Reverend Father Thomas Grace; Father Grace Builds a New Church 1910; Golden Jubilee and Investiture of Father Grace; Father Leo Murphy 1930-1945; The Oblate Fathers; A Dioscesan Priest is Appointed Pastorof Annapolis Royal and Bridgetown, 1959; A Conversion. Very good. Signed b y Comeau. 20.00

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8 ANSTRUTHER, G. Elliot Catholic Answers to Protestant Charges
Catholic Truth Society, London, 1930, 
ANSTRUTHER, G. Elliot. Catholic Answers to Protestant Charges. London : Catholic Truth Society, (May 1930). One Hundred and Forty-Sixth Thousand. Pp (2),[3]-32. Small 8vo, green stapled card covers. In the series Anti-Catholic Calumnies Refuted C 54. Contents : Prefatory Note; The Bible; Bible Reading; The Ppes and the Bible; Celibacy; Confession; Convents; "Ex-Priests"; The Gunpowder Plot; "Image Worship"; Indulgences; Infallibility;m The Spanish Inquisition; The "Iron Virgin"; Jesuits; The Use of Latin; "The Letter ofthe Three Bishops"; Are Catholics Loyal?; Maria Monk; "Marilatry"; The Mas sacre of St. Bartholomew; Morals of the Clergy; Escaped Nuns; Walled-up Nuns; Persecution; Prosperity of Catholic Countries; Protestant Fiction; Purgatory; Relics. Spine browned, penned name and name label, else very good. 20.00

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9 BARTER, Donald Surviving on the Headland : Town of Bay-de-Verde
Printed by Jesperson Press Ltd, 1991, 
BARTER, Donald . Surviving on the Headland : Town of Bay-de-Verde. No place: Printed by Jesperson Press Ltd, 1991. Pp (6),1-244,(6). Illustrated. Map s. 8vo, white card covers, lettered in blue. Contents: Harbour Grace ClergyWho Served Bay de Verde; Hamilton, Roberts (1839-1837); [Rev. Oliver] Rous e (1847-1869); [Rev. George Seymour] Chamberlain (1870-1885); [William] How, [Frank] Smart, [George] Bolt, [John Goodacre] Cragg (1885-1907); [John] Britnell, [Rev. John L.] Brodie and [Rev. R.J.] Higgett, [Rev. Henry] Gilbert and [Rev. William K.] Pitcher (1907-1925); [Rev.] Way, [Rev. F.J.] Sinnamon, and [Rev.] Short (192501935); [Rev. E.T.] Parsons, [Rev.] Jones, and [Rev. W.E.] Brown (1935-1942); [William H.B.] Gill and C.R. King (1942-1963);[Rev. Bruce] Sweetland, [Rev. Kenneth] Goldsworthy, [Rev. James A.] Coffin , [Rev. Paul] Bishop, [Rev. Marilyn] Moore, and [Rev. Donald Everett] Nicolle (1963-1991); New Developments; A History in Pictures; The Three Churches; Vestry, Bell, Roof, Wall; Heating and Lighting Systems, Organs; Parsonages; Schools; Garden Parties; Sunday School; Loyal Orange Association; Cemeteries; C.E.W.A. to A.C.W.; Untimely Deaths, Multiple Funerals; Lay Readers; Order of Canada; Uncle Bob and Aunt Jane; Songs. With the following appendices: A. Clergy Who Served the Mission/Parish; B. Wardens and Sextons; C. Teachers Who Taught at St. Barnabas School. With bibliography. Inscription inside front cover, else very good. 60.00

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10 BENNETT, Carol In Search of the Red Dragon : The Welsh in Canada. First Edition, paperback
Juniper Books Ltd., Renfrew, Ontario, 1985, ISBN:091913713x 
BENNETT, Carol. In Search of the Red Dragon : The Welsh in Canada. (Renfrew, Ontario : Juniper Books Ltd., 1985). First Edition. Pp (1),ii-vi,(1),2-244,(2). Illustrated with b&w photos. Map. Index. 8vo, green and white card covers, lettered in black and white, with red dragon to front cover. "The Welsh in Canada have been generally disregarded by writers and historians. They came here in fewer numbers than other ethnic groups such as the Irish and the Scots, and as a result their contribution to Canadian life has been overlooked. Nevertheless, they have made a significant impact on this country, as politicians, journalists, artists and clergy. In this book, Carol Bennett describes Welsh immigration and settlements, discusses the survival ofthe Welsh language and cultural institutions in Canada, and tells the stor y of a numher of famous Canadians of Welsh extraction. This is a celebration of the Welsh people as part of the Canadian cultural mosiac." (from the back cover) Contents : 1. Wales and the Welsh : The Background; Wales; The Welsh language; Old traditions; Music; The eisteddfod; Who are the Welsh?; Anote on names; Welsh place names; Are you Welsh? 2. The Welsh in Canada : Immigration; Cambriol; The Loyalists; The Welsh in the Maritimes; Cardigan,New Brunswick (pp.63-67); London Township (Ontario, pp.68-72); Toronto (pp .73-78); Manitoba (pp.79-82); The Patagonians (near Bangor, Saskatchewan, pp.83-93, including a passenger list from the Liverpool to Canada voyage of June, 1902 aboard the S.S. Numidian); Wood River (Alberta, pp.94-100); Gwilym Jones; The Immigrant Woman (pp.105-109); Elizabeth Simcoe; Margaret Williams Roberts; Mary Thomas Jesshope; The Little Immigrants; Religion in Wales; Worship in Canada; T he Reverend T.E. Jeffreys; The Most Reverend DerwynT. Owen; Anglican Bishops; The Gymania Ganu; The Musical Garraways; Welsh Societies of Canada; The newspapers. 3. The Welsh at Work : Famous People; David Thompson; Robert Harris; A tale of black gold; The Journalists; Leonard W. Brockington; The Political Scene; Senator Rupert Davies; A question of magic; W.H. Davies; Tragedy at Turtle Mountain; Blame it on the Kaiser; The Welsh Today; The Welsh in Canada — the future. With 8-page Index. Very good. 20.00

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11 BENNETT, H. S. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought ) Life on the English Manor
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1937, 
BENNETT, H. S. Life on the English Manor : A Study of Peasant Conditions, 1150-1400. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1937. First UK Printing. Pp. 364. 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought series. The day-to-day goings on of manorial life are presented in this volume, from the daily lives of the peasants working the manor's lands, to the administration of the manors by the nobility and clergy. Spine faded with nicked ends, name to front pastedown, else vg. 30.00

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12 BONENFANT, Jean Charles. Canadian Historical Association, Historical Booklet No. 21 French Canadians and the Birth of Confederation. Second Printing.
Canadian Historical Association, Ottawa , 1970, 
BONENFANT, Jean Charles. The French Canadians and the Birth of Confederation. Ottawa : Canadian Historical Association, (1970). Second Printing. Pp [1]-22,(2). 8vo, pale green stapled card covers. Historical Booklet No. 21. Contents : Before 1864 / Political Federalism / Dorion's Manifesto / Debate on the Quebec Resolutions / The Session of 1866 / The Final Opposition / The First of July 1867 / The Causes of Confederation / The Catholic Clergy / George-Etienne Cartier / The Elections of 1867 / The First Session / Conclusion. Rubbed, smudged, sticker ghost to front cover, penned name, else verygood. 10.00

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13 BOUCHER, Neil Development of an Acadian Village : Surette's Island 1859-1970. First Edition.
1980, 
BOUCHER, Neil. The Development of an Acadian Village : Surette's Island 1859-1970. (Yarmouth) : Lescarbot Press, (1980). First Edition. Pp (12),13-93,(3). 8vo, two-tone blue cardcovers. Contents : 1. The Acadians at Eel Brook: The resettlement of the Acadians at Eel Brook - The Nature and Character istics of the Acadians at Eel Brook. 2. The Role of the Roman Catholic Church in the Development of Surette's Island : Bishop Connolly and the Irish Clergy - The influence of the Parish Priest - The Role of Church in Education - The Role of the Church in Politics. 3. The Role of Education on Surette's Island : The level of Education - Hard times on Surette's Island - The Provincial Government and Acadian Education. 4. Exterior Influences : The Sea - Avenue to the Exterior - Emigration to Massachusetts - Influences within the Acadian Community. Conclusion. Appendix : Réglement de l'Abbé Sigogne. Name, else very good. 35.00

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Parochial History of Bremhill, in the County of Wilts , BOWLES, W. L.
14 BOWLES, W. L. Parochial History of Bremhill, in the County of Wilts
John Murray, 1828, 
BOWLES, Rev. W. L. The Parochial History of Bremhill, in the County of Wilts; containing a particular account, from authentic and unpublished documents, of the Cistercian Abbey of Stanley in that parish; with observations andreflections on the Origin and Establishment of Parochial Clergy, and other circumstances of General Parochial Interest, including illustrations of th e origin and designation of the stupendous monuments of antiquity in the neighbourhood, Avebury, Silbury, and Wansdike. L: John Murray, 1828. Pp. (1),(2), [iii]-xxiv, (1), [1]-285, (2). With four plates. 8vo, half calf, marb led paper covered boards and endpapers, black leather title block with giltlettering to spine, raised bands with gilt trim. Lacking lower half of spi ne leather, upper half detaching, hinges cracked, corners chipped, boards and leather well worn, blue smudge to p. xv, foxing to the plates, with the odd foxed spot scattered throughout the volume, inked inscription to the first free blank, internally sound. 150.00

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15 BOYLE, Everett. Biggest Hoax - Ever : According to Boyle
GSPH Publishing, Renfrew, Ontario , 2007, ISBN:9781897113639 
BOYLE, Everett. The Biggest Hoax - Ever : According to Boyle. (Renfrew, Ontario : GSPH Publishing, 2007). First Edition. Pp [i]-xxvi,[1]-357,(1). 8vo,illustrated white card covers, lettered in red and black. "What my Newfie brain can't comprehend or understand is: How come fourteen year old children can't legally buy cigarettes, can't purchase liquor, can't drive a car, can't get a marriage licence, can't join the RCMP, can't join the Canadian Forces, can't get a hunting licence, can't buy a gun, can't legally go into a public bar or tavern, can't buy a Lotto ticket or even be out after twelve at night., but they can legally have all the sex they want, even though they are living at home with their parents and are still considered to be dependent schoolchildren? Is this discrimination in reverse? It seems some politicians, judges and clergy are either sexually perverted, ignorant of thefacts, incompetent, irresponsible, or simply out of touch with reality. Th e age should be at least sixteen." - from the back cover. Very good to fine. 15.00

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16 BRODERICK, B.M. Memories of Kedgwick River, New Brunswick. 2nd printing, Signed
Chathan, N.B, 1994, ISBN:0969857403 
BRODERICK, B.M. Memories of Kedgwick River, New Brunswick. (Chathan, N.B.: the author, 1994). Second Printing. Pp [1]-198,(2). With 60 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. Several documents reproduced in thetext. 8vo, photo-illustrated blue card covers, lettered in white. "In this book by Rev. Bernard Michael Broderick the reader discovers interesting in sights into the history of northern new Brunswick. This area of our countrywas, at the turn of the century, a wilderness known only to the trapper, t he hunter, the angler, and the lumberjack. The book takes the reader through the opening up of this part of New Brunswick with fascinating stories of characters who share and participated in its development." - from rear cover. Contents : 1. How It All Began. 2. From Ireland to Canada. 3. Aboard theStormy Petrel. 4. Putting Down Roots. 5. Michael Broderick Was Ambidextrou s. 6. Scowing and the Voyage to Kedgwick River. 7. School and Growing Up. 8. As Things Expand. 9. Isabella Broderick MacDonald. 10. Isaac Farrar. 11. Uncle John MacDonald. 12. John Broderick. 13. The Kedgwick Bard No. 1. 14. The Kedgwick Bard No. 2. 15. The Kedgwick Bard No. 3. 16. The Kedgwick BardNo. 4. 17. Ripley, Take Note. 18. A Nearly fatal Accident, Spanish Flu, et c. 19. As Rivers Run. Epilogue. Appendices. Covers lightly worn, else very good. Signed "with best wishes" by the author, "June 14/00". Scarce. 40.00

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17 BROWN, Harry R. North Cumberland Hist. Soc. Pub. 6 Churches and Clergy of North Cumberland. card covers
North Cumberland Historical Society, 1975, 
BROWN, Harry R. Churches and Ckergy of North Cumberland. N.pl.: North Cumberland Historical Society, 1975. Pp (2),[1]-192,(2),+ 2 leaves of Table of Contents. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. The Society's Publication No.6. Vg. 20.00

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18 BROWN, Harry R. North Cumberland Historical Society Publication 6 Churches and Clergy of North Cumberland. cloth
North Cumberland Historical Society, 1975, 
BROWN, Harry R. Churches and Clergy of North Cumberland. N.pl.: North Cumberland Historical Society, 1975. Pp [1]-192,+ 2 leaves of Table of Contents.Illustrated. 8vo, maroon cloth. The Society's Publication No.6. Vg-fine. 3 5.00

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19 BROWN, Harry R. North Cumberland Historical Society Publication 6 MACLEOD, W.J., foreword Churches and Clergy of North Cumberland. signed cloth
North Cumberland Historical Society, 1975, 
BROWN, Harry R. Churches and Clergy of North Cumberland. [With a foreword by W.J. MacLeod]. N.pl.: North Cumberland Historical Society, 1975. Pp. (2),[1]-192,+ 4 leaves of Table of Contents. Illustrated. 8vo, maroon cloth wi th gilt lettering to front and spine. North Cumberland Historical Society Publication No.6. Includes information on the Anglican, Baptist, Roman Catholic, Methodist, Presbyterian and Adventist churches and gospel halls in Pugwash, Malagash, Wallace, Wallace River, Wallace Bridge, Linden, Rockley, Wentworth, Streets Ridge, Port Howe, Pugwash Junction, Middleboro, Wallace Bay, Shinimicas, Pugwash River, and Fox Harbour, as well as biographical sketches of Rev. A.M. Angus, Rev. J.S. Beers, Rev. John F. Betts, Rev. Jacob Betts, Rev. Robert M. Browne, The Brownells, Rev. G.M. Campbell, Rev. M.K. Charman, Miss Emily Drysdale, Rev. Charles Aubrey Eaton, Rev. J.M.T. Fisher, Miss E. Jane Fullerton, The Fulton Brothers, Brig. Nellie O'Brien Hicks, Rev. G.O. Huestis, Rev. S.F. Huestis, The Howards, Rev. J.C. Hurd, Rev. G.O. Mattinson, The MacIntosh Twins, Miss Nina McKim, Rev. L.T. Meade, The Mitchell Brothers, Rev. G.I. Mundle, Rev. A.W. Nicolson, Rev. K.M. MacNeill, Rev. E.R. Patriquin, Lic. B.H. Patriquin, Miss Ruby E. Patterson, Rev. CharlesA. Purdy, Rev. Rozell S. Stevens, Rev. Lamert Stevens, Rev. C.W. Swallow, Rev. Stephen J. Teed, Brig. Fanny MacNab Tilley, The Tuttles, The Warners, and Rev. J.B. Woodland. With an addendum of sundry ministers and the wives of ministers, as well as a map of the Wallace River area. Errata information amid the table of contents leaves. Brown was the founder of the North Cumberland Historical Society. Light edgespotting, else very good. Signed without inscription by Brown on the ffep. 40.00

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20 BRUCE, Peter Henry. Russia Through European Eyes, No. 9. Memoirs of Peter Henry Bruce, Esq., A Military Officer in the services of Prussia, Russia, & Great Britain, containing An Account of his Travels in Germany, Russia, Tartary, Turkey, The West Indies, &. as also Several Very Interesting Private Anecdotes of
Da Capo Press, New York, 1970, 
BRUCE, Peter Henry. Memoirs of Peter Henry Bruce, Esq., A Military Officer in the services of Prussia, Russia, & Great Britain, containing An Account of his Travels in Germany, Russia, Tartary, Turkey, The West Indies, &. as also Several Very Interesting Private Anecdotes of The Czar, Peter I, of Russia. New York : Da Capo Press, 1970. New Impression. Pp (6),[iiii]-xv,(1),[1]-527,(1). 8vo, red cloth, gilt vignette to front board, gilt lettering and black panel to spine. Russia Through European Eyes, No. 9. First published 1782, second edition 1783 (Dublin), this reprint being a facsimile of the second edition. Tear to penultimate page, else very good. 80.00 Contents : Book 1 The author's descent. - His grandfather's going into the Prussian service. - John Bruce's marriage and descendants, and the author's birth, etc. - His entering into the Prussian service. - Lines on the battle of Ramillies. - A remarkable story of the author's landlady. - His first campaign.- His second campaign. - Defeat of the French. - Siege of Lisle. - A remar kable accident to prince Eugene. - Captain Dubois. - A sad accident to the enemy's cavalry. - Bon mot of the duke of Marlborough. - Siege of Ghent. - Third campaign. - Siege of Tournay. - Battle of Malplaquet. - Story of a Swiss recruit. - Siege of Mons. - Fourth campaign. - Siege of Doway. - Siege of Bethune. - A sad misfortune to six Scotch officers. - Sieges of Aire andSt. Venant. - Terrible story of the Jesuits at Tournay. Book 2 He goes int o the Russian service, a captain. - Overtakes general Bruce at Pruss-Holland. - A curious story of a man at Elbing. - They arrive at Jaweross, where the Czar is privately married. - General Bruce's rank and honours. - Accountof the Russian army. - Their numbers and cloathing. - Expedition against t he Turks. - Council of war at the Neister. Prince Constanure joins them without any troops. - A swarm of locusts. - The Turks appear. - The Russians form on the river Pruth. - Engage the Turks three days. - The czarina saves the whole army and prince Canamire. - The king of Sweden upbraids the grandvizier. - The Russians return. - Colonel Pitt's lady and daughter carried off by the Tartars. - The grand seignior approves the treaty. - Captain Bruce sent express to Constantinople. - Description of that city. - Its mosques. - Accommodations for strangers. - Strength. - The seraglio. - Scutari, afine view. - The port and harbour. - Suburbs. - Arsenal. - Air and climate . - The Turks contrasted. - Domestic Accommodations. - Internal government of the country. - Religion. - Worship. - The plague. - Their games. - Diet.- Rest. - Exercise of their youth. - Dress of their ladies. - Ointment of Pilo. - Their predominint interest. - Matrimonial privilege. - Concubine marriage. - Policy of their religion. - Severities on the amorous stranger. -Their laws of debt. - In criminal cases. - Their punishments. - The channe l of the captain's information. - New difficulties to the Treaty at the Pruth. - Change of ministry. - A fresh treaty. - Fresh interruption to the peace. - Against which the czar remonstrates. - Ministry again changed. - The Russian ambassador, etc. sent to the Seven Towers. - Mighty preparations for war, which end against the king of Sweden at Bender. - Reflexions. Book 3Marriage of the czarowitz. - The czar's celebration of his old wedding. - General Baur's discovery of himself to his friends and brother officers. - The empress Catherine's descent and rise. - Prince Menzikof's rise, and theczar's narrow escape from poison. - Expedition against the Swedes. - Descr iption of the city of Moscow. - An ambassador from Persia; a great fire in Moscow. - A young physician burnt by the clergy, who are therefore deprivedof the power of life and death, and holidays and convents abridged. - Mann ers of the gentry. - Description of the women. - Entertainments of the common people. - Marriage. - The princess Natalia's humorous fancy in the marriage of the dwarfs. - Three women punished for drowning their husbands. - The punishment of the knout. - The czar's birth and marriage. - A virtuous young lady. - Muscovite robberies and murders. - The czar's danger by them. -Remarkable murder of Swedish officers by Jews. - Suppression of the Robber s. - Seat of empire changed from Moscow to Petersburgh. - A description of the czarowitz's person and manners. - Ridiculous custom in burying. - Theirimages. - Their baths. - Manner of travelling. - Religious fasis. Book 4 C ity of Novogorod. - The Sterlit fib. - Marshal Zeremetof's military mistakes. - The readiest method to get out of the Russian service. - The city of Petersburgh. - The czar's usual table. - His entertainments. - His present of boats to different ranks, and its good design. - An ambassador from Usbeck Tartary. - A naval excursion for his entertainment. - Cronstadt and Cronelet. - Oramanbaum, Petersboff, and Catharinhoff. - The grand dutchess born,and the prince's behaviour on the occasion. - His disrespect to the czar. - Naval expedition, in which the czar was rear admiral. - His gallant action with Ehrenshield. - He takes Aland. - His triumphal entry at Petersburgh.- Promoted to vice-admiral. - He complimnts Ehrenshield's bravery. - His s peech to the senate. - His resentment of the czarowitz's disrespect. - He institutes frequent social assemblies and a royal academy. - Court-martial on Admiral Kruys. - The order of St. Catherine. - Confusions in the revenue,and the consequent distress. - Many delinquents punished. - Fiscals appoin ted. - The czar's public entertainments. - Mr Slitter's perpetuum mobile. -The old Findlander. - Hard frost at Petersburgh. - Experiements on bears. - Method of killing them. Book 5 Descent upon Sweden. - Birth of the emperor's grandson Peter, and death of the princess, his mother. - The birth of Peter Petrowitz, son to the emperor. - A carnaval. - The czar's double eagle. - The czar's attention to improve his capital and country. - His militaryrewards and punisbents. - Thirty tall grenadiers for the king of Prussia. - A horrid murder at Riga. - Contributions on Dantzig. - His scheme in taking Weismar. - Conference with the king of Denmark and arrival at Copenhagen. - The combined fleets. - The Danes alarmed. - Resufe subsistence to the troops. - A conference with the king of Denmark in his capital, with its consequences. - The story of leutenant general Bohn. - Oppressive scheme of the Duke of Mecklenburg. - The distress of his people. - The czarowitz dissapears. - The captain refused leave to quit the Russian service. - The czar'sreturn from Paris. - The return of his army to Petersburgh. - Desorders in his absence redressed. - Attempt to discover a north passage to India. - T he fatal expedition of prince Beckwitz. - A new regulation at Petersburgh, and a silk manufactory at Moscow. Book 6 Return of the czarowitz from Moscow, and his esclusion from the succession. - His accomplices. - The prince, Mary concerned in it. - The trials of the czarowitz at Petersburgh. - His death and character. - The Swedish field-marshall Rheinshield's return home.- Negotiation at Aland, for peace with Sweden, renewed. - King of Sweden's death. - The death of baron Gortz. - The fiscal's information against the grandees for misdemeanours, and their trial. - Prince Gagaren's unaccountable behaviour. - More of the czarowitz's confererates. - Death of prince Peter Oetrowitz. - Prince Peter Alexowitz made a seargeant, taught his exercise, and made ensign. - Negotiations for peace renewed, but fruitless. - The czar resolves to command it. - Memorable descent on Sweden. - The British fleet come too late. - The czar disgusted with Britain. - The Jesuits banished. - The czar seized with a fit at Revil. - General Weyde's illness, and the czar's concern for him. - Affairs of Sweden. - Marshal Weyde's death. - Ill treatment of his family. - His funeral. - The czar reproves Menzikoff. - Captain Bruce's inffectual attempt to quit the Russian service. - The newking of Sweden notifies his accession. - A second invasion. - The Swedes a ttack our fleet with loss. - The czar receives the duke of Holstein into his protection. - Court martial on lieutenant colonel Graves. A curious lawsuit between two brothers at Reval. - Fresh preparations against Sweden. - Proposals on their part, for a cessation of hostilities, rejected. - A third descent on Sweden, which obliged them to sign the preliminaries, and a child remarkdly preserves. - The fleet arrive at Petersburgh. - The czar honoured by his senate with the title of Peter the Great, &c. - A wise reformation in the benefits of the law. - The captain again refused leave to quit. - Triumphal entry into Moscow. - A proclamation and oath regarding the succession. Book 7 The reason for the Persian expedition. - Embark on the river Moscow. - Nismi Novogorod. - Embark on the gallies. - The Ceremiss Tartars. - Casan Tartars. - Manner of fishing in the Wolga. - Kinds of Fish. - Alabaster quarry. - Bulgarian Tartars, and the Maiden-Hill. - Kalmuch Tartars. -Astrachan. - Nagayan Tartars. - Short account of the Tartars in general. - The Nagayan Tartars manner of life. - Desarts near Astrachan rich with sal t. - Fruits at Astrachan. - The Banyan woman's burning herself at her husband's death. - The inhabitants of India. The Banyans. Book 8 Army embark at Astrachan, 18th of July. - Variety of wild fowl on the little islands. - Terki, the capital city of Circassia. - Herring in the Caspian. - Voyage to Bustrow. - General Waterang's account from the province of Andreof. - Circassia, and its inhabitants, their manners, religion, &c. - Continuation of the voyage, and view of mount Caucasus, &c. - The army land at Agrechan. - March into Asia. - Kindness of the Dagastan Tartars. - The army pass the river Sulack. - General Wateraang joins the army. - Embarrassed on their march,a severe punishment of the officers of the guards. - Arrive at Tarku, with a description of the Dagestan Tartars. - Interview with the ladies. - The Dagastan ladies wait on the empress. - Erect a monument at Tarku, and marchfor Derbent through a fine country. - Sultan Udenack's cruelty, and its co nsequences. - Twenty desperate Tartars. - A beautiful Tartar youth slain. -Undaunted resolution of the priest. - Arrive at Derbent. - Description of the city. - Remarkable Tombs. - Alexander and Malkehatura. - Jackalls and sand hares. - Suchary bread. - Two express and one ambassador arrive at the army. - A Turkish ambassador obliges the emperor to return. - Occasion of the troubles in Persia. - The army return. - Cold nights. - Dangerous and harrassing march. - The new town of Swetago-Kerst. - Fort at the river Nitzi destroyed, and revenged. - The army re-imbark at Agrecham. - The provisionsfor the captain's galley lost; a starving voyage. - Arrive at Astrachan th e 15th of October. Book 9 Progress up the Wolga to Czaritza. - The Gost there. - A short history of the Cossacks. - Stephen Ratzin's Rebellion. - Ordered to survey the Caspian Sea, on which he proceeds to Taik and Yembo. - Island of Kula, and Turkistan Tartars. - Gulf of Iskander. - River Oxus and the Usbeck Tartars. - The Gulf of Carabuga. - River Darta. - River Ossa. - Gulf of Astrabat. - Provinces of Terebat and Massenderan. - Gulf of Sinfili and City of Resbt. - Difficult path of the Pyles. - The Rivers Ardeschin and Linkeran, and the famous naphtha oil-pits. - The River Cyrus, or Kur. - The city of Baky. - City of Shamachie. - City of Derbent. - The river Sulack. - Gulf of Agrechan, Island of Trentzeni and city of Terki. - General description of the Caspian Sea. - Watch tower on John's Island. - General Matuskin's marriage to the window in tears. - Contest among the Kalmucks, and expedition against them. - Description of their kibbets. - A battle with the Kalmucks. - Some odd Customs among them. - The Baranetz, or Lambskin. - Returns for Moscow up the Wolga. - A narrow escape from the ice. - Proceed by land. - A cruel robbery in the woods. - A remarkable discovery of a town, with an account of it. - A wild girl taken in the wood. - Arrival at Moscow.Book 10 The Duke of Holstein. - The fall of baron Shasirof. - The captain endeavours to get his discharge. - A dignified troop of chevaliers. - A description of the cathedral. - Procession to the coronation of the empress. -Corenation ceremony. - Procession to the church of St. Michael. - Processi on to the church of the Resurrection. - Dinner in the hall of solemnities. - New mode of promotion. - The captain obtains his furlough. - The captain leaves Moscow. - A Swedish colonel at Riga suspected of having shot Charlesthe XIIth of Sweden. - The captain embarks for Scotland. - Puts into Erdho lm, a Danish harbour and fort. - Description of the harbour. - Departs for Elsingohr. - Driven into Marstr and dismasted. - Quarrel between Carnegie and his mate. - He arrives in Scotland. Book 11 The captain sent engineer tofortify Providence, and goes out in the Rose man of war. - Arrives at the island of Madeira. - Waits on the Portuguese governor. - Description of theisland. - A hard passage to Carolina. - Misses a fine prize. - A violent s torm. - The fortifications at Charlestown. - Arrives at Providence. The ruinous condition of fort Nassau. - Short history of the Bahama islands. - Theoppresive practices of governor Fitzwilliam. - Governor Tinker succeeds hi m. - Short account of that gentleman. - The captain prevails on the inhabitants to carry materials for building fort Montague. - Nature of the stone. - and mastich wood. - Description of fort Montaque. - The governor's letterabout it. - A quarrel with lieutenant Stewart. - The captain confined. - a nd set at liberty. Book 12 The treatment of two privateers and their owners. - Letter from Lieutenant Moone. - Letter from a friend. - Letter from lieutenant Dromgole. - Division of the quick silver. - The captain applies again to the assembly to bring the materials. - The Assembly withdraw the governors salary. - Letter from lieutenant Moone. - Another from Charlestown. -Letter from governor Glen. - Produce of the Bahama Islands, and the adjace nt sea. - Observations on St. Salvador and the Bimini islands. - The inhabitants of Providence. - Description of Fort Nassau. - Cost of both forts. - The captain leave Providence. - Arrives at Charlestown. - A visit from a Cherokee kings. Captain Frankland's rich prize. - A short description of Carolina. - The captain sails for England. - Arrives at London. Tear to penultimate page, else very good. 80.00

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