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1 (Nova Scotia Department of Mines Mineral Resources and Geological Services Division : Report of Activities 1974.
Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, Halifax , 1975, 
(Nova Scotia Department of Mines). Mineral Resources and Geological Services Division : Report of Activities 1974. Halifax : Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, (1975). Pp (6),1-75,(1) including 1 folding map. Text Maps and Figures. 4to, printed blue card covers, blue cloth tape spine. Nova Scotia Department of Mines Paper 75-1. Contents : Sand and Gravel Project– Strait of Canso Area. Barite-Celestite-Fluorite Project. Mineral Resourc e Inventory. Structural Studies. Metamorphic Studies. Data Collection. Metallogenic Studies. Windsor Group Stratigraphy and Paleogeography. The Cobequid Mountains Project. Oil Shale Project. Cape Breton Mineral Resource Survey. Antigonish Highlands Project. Eastern Shore Project. Coal Inventory Project. Report on Cartographic Section. Report on Field Survey. Miscellaneous Reports. Very good. . 10.00

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Report Upon Experiments and Investigations to Develop a System of SubmarineMines , ABBOT, Henry L., Lieut. Col. United States Board of Engineers.
2 ABBOT, Henry L., Lieut. Col. United States Board of Engineers. Report Upon Experiments and Investigations to Develop a System of SubmarineMines
GPO, 1881, 
ABBOT, Henry L., Lieut. Col.. Report Upon Experiments and Investigations toDevelop a System of Submarine Mines for Defending the Harbors of the Unite d States: Submitted to the Board of Engineers. Washington: G.P.O., 1881. Pp444. Frontis., 27 leaves of plates. 4to, half red cloth with marled boards , marbled endpapers and marbled edges. Spine and corners reinforced with red cloth tape, edgeworn, hinges cracked, previous owner's name, internally vg-fine. 475.00

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Albion Mines Relief Society Ephemera.  in green cloth binder. , Albion Mines Relief Society) Government of Nova Scotia)
3 Albion Mines Relief Society) Government of Nova Scotia) Albion Mines Relief Society Ephemera. in green cloth binder.
Albion Mines Relief Society, Stellarton, NS, 1920, 
(Albion Mines Relief Society). Albion Mines Relief Society Ephemera . [Stellarton, NS: Albion Mines Relief Society, 1920s-1930s]. 60 pages of letters (17 of which are loose). 4to, green cloth binder. A collection of sixty pieces of ephemera relating to the Albion Mines Relief Society, based in Stellarton, Nova Scotia, dating from the 1920s and 1930s. The letters deal with a variety of topics, including the sale of coal, pensions, inter-business dealings, health coverage, and bank transactions. Some of the letters are handwritten, while others are typed. The binder has "Letters from Government of NS" written in ink on the front, and the title "The Nova Scotia Telephone Co., Limited, Operating Rules, October 1909" impressed to the front, and "Bulletins" upside-down on the back. Cloth rubbed with small damp spots to front, some of the loose letters are nicked with corner creases, else vg. For the collection. 180.00

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4 ALCOCK F. J. Geological Survey Memoir 216) Geology of Saint John Region, New Brunswick
Department of Mines and Resources, 1936, 
ALCOCK F. J. Geology of Saint John Region, New Brunswick. Geological Survey Memoir 216. N. pl.: Department of Mines and Resources, [1936]. Pp. 65. With four plates and three folded maps in rear pouch. 8vo, grey card covers, black titles to front and spine. Small waterspot to spine, top corners bumped, edges rubbed, tear to rear pouch, some underlining and pencilled marks to the margins, else vg. 15.00

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5 ALCOCK, F.J. GSC Memoir 227 Jacquet River and Tetagouche River Map-Areas, New Brunswick
1941, 
ALCOCK, F.J. Jacquet River and Tetagouche River Map-Areas, New Brunswick. Ottawa : Edmond Cloutier, 1941. Pp (6),[iii]-iv,[1]-46,(4),+ 2 col.fldg.maps in rear pocket. Illustrated. Geological Survey of Canada Memoir 227. Dept. of Mines and Resources. Vg. 30.00

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6 ALEXANDER, Roy Cruise of the Raider Wolf. US no dj
Yale University Press, New Haven, 1939, 
ALEXANDER, Roy. The Cruise of the Raider Wolf. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1939. Pp 270. Map endpapers. 8vo, black cloth. Contents : The Wairuna's Interrupted Voyage; The Happenings at Sunday Island; Aboard a Minelayerat Work; The Wolf in the Tasman Sea; Mines Off the Australian Coast; On th e Hunt Off Suva; Life in the Prison Hold; The Flying Dutchman - Modern Version; The Capture of the Matunga; In Dutch New Guinea; The Singapore Minefields; Back to the Indian Ocean; Off the Maldive Islands - The Hitachi Maru; Off Madagascar; Round the Cape to the Atlantic; Through the Blockade to Kiel; Appendices : Trinidad Island and Its Raider Visitors; Von Luckner and the Raider Seeadler; S.M.S. Wolf and Ships Captured or Mined by Her. Dustjacket flaps glued in to endpapers, name ticket, else vg. 30.00

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7 ALLEY, Douglas W. and Roger M. SLATT Nfld Mines Report 75-3 Drift Prospecting and Glacial Geology in the Sheffield Lake-Indian Pond Area
1975, 
ALLEY, Douglas W. and Roger M. SLATT. Drift Prospecting and Glacial Geology in the Sheffield Lake-Indian Pond Area, NorthCentral Newfoundland. St.John's : Dept. of Mines and Energy, Mineral Development Division, 1975. Report 75-3. Pp (2),iiviii,(1),[1]-96. Maps. 4to, card covers. Ex-library, else vg. 15.00

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8 ANDERSON, F. D. Geological Survey of Canada Memoir 353 Woodstock, Millville, and Coldstream Map-Areas, Carleton and York Counties,New Brunswick
Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, Ottawa, 1968, 
ANDERSON, F. D. Woodstock, Millville, and Coldstream Map-Areas, Carleton and York Counties, New Brunswick . Ottawa: Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, 1968. Pp. (14),1-69,(1), + 5 folding maps in pouch at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, printed grey card covered boards. Geological Survey of Canada Memoir 353. Vg. 20.00

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9 ANDERSON, F. D. Geological Survey of Canada Paper 55-29) Coldstream, Carleton and York Counties, New Brunswick
Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Ottawa, 1956, 
ANDERSON, F. D. Coldstream, Carleton and York Counties, New Brunswick . Mapwith Marginal Notes. Ottawa: Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, 19 56. Title page with three blank pages, with folding map in pouch at rear. 8vo, stapled printed brown card covers. Geological Survey of Canada Paper 55-29. Pencilling to front cover, else vg. 20.00

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10 ANGWIN, Joseph G. Methodism in Cape Breton, 1789-1914 : A Retrospect. First Edition
Sydney Mines, N.S., 1914, 
(ANGWIN, Joseph G.). Methodism in Cape Breton, 1789-1914 : A Retrospect. The substance of a paper read read before the Cape Breton District, March 4th, 1914, and published at the request of the District. (Sydney Mines, N.S.: the author, 1914). First Edition. Pp (4),5-65,(1), frontis portrait + 3 plates. Small 8vo, black patterned cloth with gilt lettering and photo illustration pasted to front cover. Tennyson 1162, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 4206,Watters p.756. Cover title : Methodist Beginnings, Cape Breton. Contents : A Retrospect; Beginnings at Sydney; The First Days of Methodism in Sydney Mines; Methodism Enters Gabarus; How Methodism Came to Ship Harbour; The Finding of Ingonish; Louisburg Taken; Records; Development; Other Outcomes; Revivals; After a Century; Appendix A – Lists of Methodist Preachers appointed to Circuits in Cape Breton, with the years of their appointment; Appendix B. Light wear to spine ends, tape repair to top and bottom margins of front cover illustration, plastic title to spine. inner hinges cracked, staples rusted, penned name, else good. 125.00

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11 ANGWIN, Joseph G.) Methodism in Cape Breton, 1789-1914 : A Retrospect. First Edition.
Sydney Mines, 1914, 
(ANGWIN, Joseph G.). Methodism in Cape Breton, 1789-1914: A Retrospect. (Sydney Mines) : privately published, 1914 ?.First Edition. Pp (4),5-65,(1),frontis + 3 plates. Sm 8vo, brown patterned cloth with photo illus pasted to front cover. Tennyson 1162, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 4206, Watters p.756. "The substance of a paper read before the Cape Breton District, March 4th, 1914, and published at the request of the District." - title page. Cover title : Methodist Beginnings, Cape Breton. Contents : A Retrospect; Beginnings at Sydney; The First Days of Methodism in Sydney Mines; Methodism Enters Gabarus; How Methodism Came to Ship Harbour; The Finding of Ingonish; Louisburg Taken; Records; Development; Other Outcomes; Revivals; After a Century; Appendix A – Lists of Methodist Preachers appointed to Circuits in Cape Breton, with the years of their appointment; Appendix B. Light wear to cloth, ow vg. 150.00

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12 Annapolis Royal) Fort Anne National Park, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia.
Department of Mines and Resources, Ottawa , 1937, 
(Annapolis Royal). Fort Anne National Park, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. Ottawa : Department of Mines and Resources, (1937). Pp (2),3-24. Illustrated. 12mo, card covers. Printed by J.O. Patenaude, King's Printer. Very good. 10.00

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13 ANNELLS, R.N. Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 72-10. Proterozoic Flood Basalts of Eastern Lake Superior : The Keweenawan Volcanic Rocks of the Mamainse Point Area, Ontario. (Report, 2 plates, 4 figures and 1 table). Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 72-10.
Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, Ottawa , 1973, 
ANNELLS, R.N. Proterozoic Flood Basalts of Eastern Lake Superior : The Keweenawan Volcanic Rocks of the Mamainse Point Area, Ontario. (Report, 2 plates, 4 figures and 1 table). Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 72-10. (Ottawa) : Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, (1973). Pp (6),1-51,(3),+ folding figure in rear pocket. 8vo, tan stapled card covers. Very good. 20.00

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14 ANTROBUS, E.S.A. (ed.) WERDMULLER, V.W. LEDNOR, M. DE JAGER, E.S.J. Witwatersrand Gold -- 100 Years : A review of the discovery and developmentof the Witwatersrand Goldfield as seen from the geological viewpoint. Firs t Standard Edition in dustjacket
Geological Society of South Africa, Johannesburg, 1986, ISBN:0620096632 
ANTROBUS, E.S.A. (ed.). Witwatersrand Gold -- 100 Years : A review of the discovery and development of the Witwatersrand Goldfield as seen from the geological viewpoint. (Johannesburg) : The Geological Society of South Africa, (1986). First Standard Edition. Pp (8),1-298,(2),+ 6 folding maps/plans. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, bound in skivertex green (imitation leather), gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : I. Preamble (by E. S. A. Antrobus): Introduction; A Brief Summary; The Transvaal, 1856-1886; Early Prospecting for Gold; Eersteling—The First Mine; Mac Mac and Pilgrim's Rest; Barberton; Imperial and Metric Units; Acknowledgments. II. TheCentral Rand (by V. W. Werdmuller): The Discovery; Earlier Prospecting Act ivities; Gold Strikes Close to the Witwatersrand; Evolution of the Gold Laws; Events Following the Discovery; The Start of Actual Mining; Some Aspectsof 100 Years of Mining; Gross Production Figures; Evolution of Geological Concepts; After one Century of Gold Mining; Acknowledgements; Appendix I. Dorffel's Report on the Turf Club Borehole; Appendix II. The Rand Victoria Borehole. III. The West Rand Goldfield (by M. Lednor): Introduction; The Begiginning; The Industry Takes Off; Robinson, Rhodes, Barnato; Some Early Mines and Incidents on the West Rand; The Evolutittion of Geological Thought on the West Rand; Geology of the West Rand Goldfield; The Discovery of Western Areas, Cooke and Doornkop; The Mines—Historical Details; Summary of Production Trends for the West Rand Goldfield; Acknowledgements. IV. A. The East Rand Goldfield (by F. S. J. de Jager): Introduction; Summary History; Stratigraphy and General Geology; Contribution by Geology and Geologists; The Mines—Historical Details. B. The Soutn Rand Goldfield (by F. S. J. de Jager): Introduction; Geographical and Geological Extent of the Field; Structural Outline; Members of the Kimberley Conglomerate Formation; Mining; Exploratory Drilling; Gold Production. V. The Klerksdorp Goldfield (by K. M. Chapman, R.F. Tucker and R. J. Kidger): Introduction; The First Fifty Years; Gold Discovery; The First Ten Years of Gold; The GeoJogical Setting and the Reefs; The Anglo-Boer War; The Thirty Years after the War; The Gold Standard and Western Reefs; Strathmore and the Vaal Reef; Conclusion; Acknowledgements. VI. The West Wits Line (by C. J. Engelbrecht): Introduction; 1887-1932—The Early Days; 1932-1945 -- West Witwatersrand Areas; 1945-Present—Post World War II; Summary of Geology and Structure; The Water Problem; Gold Production; Acknowledgements. VII. The Orange Free State (Welkom) GoJdfield (by C. Greathead and J. Graadt van Roggen): Pioneer Years (1867-1932); The New Era (1932-1939); The War Years (91939-1945); Post-War Developments; Recent Years: Current Develoepments: Future Prospects; Development of Geological Understanding in the Weikom Goldfield; A Review of Operations at Western Holdings: 1947-1981; Potted Histories—Other Mines. VIII. The Evander Goldfield(by A. Leeb-Du Toit): Discovery; The Early Days; Gold Production; Generali sed Stratigraphy; Structural Geology; Looking Ahead. Waterstainins to bottom corner, covers flaring a bit, else good in edgeworn dustjacket. 180.00

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15 Apple Industry) Report of the Royal Commission Investigating the Apple Industry of the Province of Nova Scotia
1930, 
(Apple Industry). Report of the Royal Commission Investigating the Apple Industry of the Province of Nova Scotia. Halifax : Minister of Public Works and Mines, 1930. Pp (4),5-71,(1). 8vo, brown card covers. Very good. 25.00

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16 ARCHIBALD, Clifford F. Goodly Heritage. First Edition
1983, ISBN:0889991995 
ARCHIBALD, Clifford F. A Goodly Heritage. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [1983?]. First Edition. "Printed by Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S.". Pp (3),4-68,(4). Illustrated with 3 b&w photos. 8vo, matte pale blue photo-illustrated cardcovers, white spine with black lettering. Clifford Franklin Archibald (b. March 8, 1901, Manganese Mines, Colchester County - d. December 19, 1982). Preface;: 1. Fire - Fire; 2. Early Settlers; 3. Ancestors; 4. Young People; 5.Early Doctoring; 6. Early Teaching; 7. First Impressions; 8. The Stage Coa ch; 9. Conflict of Interests; 10. More Relatives; 11. Changing Times; 12. Calamities; 13. Losing Out; 14. Nostalgia. Pen mark on one pages, else very good. Uncommon. NOTE: Shipping should be less for this slim volume. 15.00

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17 Arctic Pilot Pilot of Arctic Canada. [In Three Volumes].
Queen's Printer, Ottawa, 1959, 
(Arctic Pilot). Pilot of Arctic Canada. [In Three Volumes]. First Edition. Issued by Canadian Hydrographic Service, Surveys and Mapping Branch, Department of Mines and Technical Surveys. Ottawa : Queen's Printer, 1959-1961. Pp [i]-xxiv,1-183,(1),+ 10 leaves of charts (some folding); [i]-xi,(1),1-434,(2),+ 1 folding chart; [i]-x,1-370,+ 2 folding plates + folding map in rear pocket. Vol. I has errata slip tipped in opposite title page. 8vo, white cloth, Vol. I lettered in blue, Vol. II lettered in green, Vol. III lettered in red. SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE HIGHER THAN USUAL DUE TO ITS HEAVY WEIGHT. Rubbed, penned name, else a very good set. The 3 volumes for 100.00

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18 Arctic Pilot] Canadian Hydrographic Service. Pilot of Arctic Canada. vol.1.
Canadian Hydrographic Service, Surveys and Mapping Branch, Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1960, 
[Arctic Pilot]. Pilot of Arctic Canada : Volume I. Ottawa: Canadian Hydrographic Service, Surveys and Mapping Branch, Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1960. Pp 183, [10] leaves maps. 8vo, white cloth. "Volume I; containing information that is pertinent to the Canadian Arctic as a whole or is of too general a character to be appropriately included in the later volumes of regional description. Volume I also includes a gazetteer of place names for the islands of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and for the Canadian mainland coast northward and westward of Hudson Bay." -from the Preface. Slightly rubbed and soiled, else vg. Supplement in pocket at rear. 35.00

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19 ARNOLD, Mary Ellicott. Story of Tompkinsville.First Edition.
Cooperative League, New York, 1940, 1940 
ARNOLD, Mary Ellicott. The Story of Tompkinsville. New York : The Cooperative League, 1940. First Edition. Pp (8),1-102,(2), frontispiece + 6 pp plates. Floor Plans. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine.

Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 3450; Vaison, Nova Scotia Past and Present : A Bibliography and Guide, p.58.

Contents :
Foreword;
Introduction;
The Story of Tompkinsville (Reserve Mines – Tompkinsville - Financing the Houses);
Facts and Figures (Study Club Program - Outline for Study Clubs - Topics for Discussion.
I. How to Organize A Housing Study Club.
II. Cooperative Ownership.
III. Planning.
IV. Construction.
V. Design and Color.
VI. Cooperative History and Philosophy - Cooperative versus Private Ownership of Homes -Books and Pamphlets);
Appendix.

Rubbed, damp-spotting to spine, faint waterstain to rear board, expunged price, else good. 100.00

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20 ARSENAULT, Bona. L'Acadie des Ancêtres, Avec la généalogie des premiueres familles acadiennes. Signed
ffrLe Conseil de la Vie franàçaise en Amérique,, Quebec, 1955, 
ARSENAULT, Bona. L'Acadie des Ancêtres, Avec la généalogie des premiueres familles acadiennes. Québec : Le Conseil de la Vie franàçaise en Amérique, Université Laval, (1955). First Edition. Pp (6),[5]-396,(2) + large folding map. Index. 8vo, original illustrated wrappers. Bona Arsenault, CM (b. October 4, 1903, Bonaventure, Quebec – d. July 4, 1993, Sainte-Foy). Contents :L'Acadie, son milieu, son époque; Les Fondateurs; Premieres attaques angla ises; Luttes fratricides : Latour et D'Aulnay; Les Acatars d'une succession; Les vieux noms acadiens; L'Acadie de 1670 et ses habitants; Les familles de Port-Royal des 1671 à 1714; La fondationnde Beaubassin; Les familles de Beaubassin de 1686 à 1714; Le bassin des Mines : Grand-Pré; Les familles dela région du bassin des Mnes de 1686 à 1714; Aux seigneuries et autres pos tes; Les travaux et les jours en Acadie; R?sistance victorieuse; Les derniers jours de Port-Royal; Les Acadiens décident de rester; Serment d'allégeance et neutralité; Les Acadiens vers 1740; Tentatives des Français pour reprendre l'Acadie; Les prodromes de la dispersion; Grande détresse chez les Acadiens; Derniers préparatifs de l'expulsion; Arrestation massive des Acadiens; Embarquement pour l'exil; La chasse à l'homme; Dispersés dans les colonies anglo-américaines; Les réfugiés en Louisiane; Dans les provinces maritimes; Dans les provinces de Québec; Deux siècles ont passé. A history and genealogy of Acadia and the Acadians from the beginning until the deportation. Text in French. Spine ends nicked, else very good. Signed, with inscription, by the author. 45.00

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