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Canada during The Victorian Era : A Historical Review, BOURINOT, J. G. Royal Society of Canada, Second Series, 1897-98 Vol. III, Section II
101 BOURINOT, J. G. Royal Society of Canada, Second Series, 1897-98 Vol. III, Section II Canada during The Victorian Era : A Historical Review
1897, 1897 
BOURINOT, J. G.. Canada during The Victorian Era : A Historical Review. From the Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, Second Series, 1897-98, Volume III, Section II. For sale by J. Durie & Son, Ottawa; the Copp-Clark Co., Toronto ; Bernard Quaritch, London, 1897. Pp. 81, including 20 pages of plates and one large folding map. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front.

Sir John George Bourinot, KCMG, FRSC (b. October 24, 1836, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia – d. October 13, 1902, Ottawa).

Spine and boards heavily sunned to a pale pink, light wear to ends and corners, else very good. 100.00


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A Canadian Manual on the Procedure At Meetings of Municipal Councils, Shareholders and Directors of Companies, Synods, Conventions, Societies and Public Bodies Generally with an Introductory Review of the Rules and Usages of Parliament that Govern Public Assemblies in Canada, BOURINOT, J.G
102 BOURINOT, J.G A Canadian Manual on the Procedure At Meetings of Municipal Councils, Shareholders and Directors of Companies, Synods, Conventions, Societies and Public Bodies Generally with an Introductory Review of the Rules and Usages of Parliament that Govern Public Assemblies in Canada
Carswell, 1894, 1894 
BOURINOT, J.G. A Canadian Manual on the Procedure At Meetings of Municipal Councils, Shareholders and Directors of Companies, Synods, Conventions, Societies and Public Bodies Generally with an Introductory Review of the Rules and Usages of Parliament that Govern Public Assemblies in Canada. Toronto : The Carswell Co. (Ltd.), Law Publishers, 1894. First Edition. Pp (6),[v]-viii,(2),[3]-444,(2). 8vo, pebbled blue cloth, gilt to front and spine.

Sir John George Bourinot, KCMG, FRSC (b. October 24, 1836, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia – d. October 13, 1902, Ottawa).

Spine title is Procedure of Public Meetings.

Arranged in five parts:
I. Rules and Usages of Parliament.
II. Rules of Order and Procedure for Public Meetings and Scoieties.
III. Corporate Companies.
IV. Church Synods and Conferences.
V. Municipal Councils.

Rubbed and slightly soiled, small stain to top edge, else very good. Ex libris H.P. MacKeen [Henry Poole MacKeen, CD, QC (b. June 17, 1892, Glace Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia – d. April 20, 1971, Halifax) lawyer and the 23rd Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, from 1963 to 1968]. 100.00



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103 BOUSFIELD, Arthur (ed.). TOFFOLI, Gary SENIOR, Elinor Monarchy Canada, Vol. 12, No. 1, Winter/Spring 1984
Loyalty Publications Inc, Ottawa , 1984, 
BOUSFIELD, Arthur (ed.). Monarchy Canada, Vol. 12, No. 1, Winter/Spring 1984. (Ottawa : Loyalty Publications Inc., 1984). Pp [1]-35,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, grey stapled wrappers. A magazine on the Monarchy in Canada. Cover : 'Scotian Welcome For Prince Michael". Contents include Elinor Senior's “Prince Michael Visits Small Cape Breton Towns”;Gary Toffoli's “The Queen's First Canadian Vicereine” [Jeanne Sauvé]; Rich ard Toporoski's “Royal in Different Ways”; “Les Loyalistes”; plus other articles, news items, book reviews, etc. Chip to bottom corner, else very good. 16.00

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104 BOYLE, Thomas Justice through Power : A Study of Labor in its Present Position. in dj
Longmans, Toronto, 1961, 
BOYLE, Thomas. Justice through Power : A Study of Labor in its Present Position. Toronto: Longmans, (1961). First Edition. Pp (5),vii-viii,(2),3-248. 8vo, blue cloth. Little Newfoundland content. "Thomas Boyle was born in Placentia, the ancient capital of Newfoundland, and grew up in Nova Scotia. His contact with the problems of labour has been lifelong, his particular interest for years having been adult education among the workers. He organizedand directed the People's School of Glace Bay, N.S. in 1923, a year of dep ression, and in 1940 he was a member of the federal Conciliation Board set up to arbitrate the dispute at the Dominion Iron and Steel Company." - fromthe dj flap. Contents: Part One: Economic Action: A notice of lay-off; How good are our unions?; Union democracy; Strikes and militancy; Union funds and national autonomy; What sets the wage rates?; What do we do with the money we earn?; Can we organize the unorganized? Part Two: Political Action: Why bother with politics?; Is Canada a class society?; Who rules in Canada?; The professional people; Farmers, intellectuals, and workers; A new partyis promised us; An issue and a program; Can the new party be elected? Vg i n lightly browned dj. 30.00

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105 BOYLE, Thomas Justice through Power : A Study of Labor in its Present Position.First Edition in dustjacket
Longmans, 1961, 
BOYLE, Thomas. Justice through Power : A Study of Labor in its Present Position. Toronto : Longmans, (1961). First Edition. Pp(5),vii-viii,(2),3-248. 8vo, blue cloth. Little Newfoundland content. "Thomas Boyle was born in Placentia, the ancient capital of Newfoundland, and grew up in Nova Scotia. His contact with the problems of labour has been lifelong, his particular interest for years having been adult education among the workers. He organizedand directed the People's School of Glace Bay, N.S. in 1923, a year of dep ression, and in 1940 he was a member of the federal Conciliation Board set up to arbitrate the dispute at the Dominion Iron and Steel Company." - fromthe dj flap. Ex-library, else vg in dj. 20.00

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106 BRASSET, Edmund A. Doctor's Pilgrimage. First Edition
Lippincott , 1951, 
BRASSETT, Edmund A., M.D. A Doctor's Pilgrimage. Philadelphia and New York : J.B. Lippincott Co., (1951). First Edition. Pp (10),11-256. 8vo, blue cloth. Roland, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 1, p.124; Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1714; Watters p.469, Rhodenizer p.467. A well-written & pleasant memoir of medical practice in NovaScotia. New Waterford, Canso, the Nova Scotia Hospital, Little Brook, near Digby. During times of financial worry in New Waterford, Brassett and his new wife developed an admirable biblio-salve: "When things got very bad we used a special technique. We would read together Cherry-Garrard's The WorstJourney in the World. At once we were transported down to the Antarctic wi th Scott on his last expedition. There we were in a tent, a blizzard howling around us, the temperature fifty degrees below zero, nothing to eat but alittle dog-meat, and the paraffin in our Primus stove running low - separa ted from home and civilization by hundreds of miles of dead, barren ice andsnow. From our tent down in the Antarctic we could see things like banks a nd debts and so on in their true perspective. If any reader has worries I recommend that he get a copy of Cherry-Garrard's book, if he can find one. Our copy is dog-eared and worn." p.101. (See also 126 & 127). Name, else vg.25.00

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107 BRASSET, Edmund A. CHERRY-GARRARD, Apsley Doctor's Pilgrimage. First Edition
Lippincott , 1951, 
BRASSETT, Edmund A., M.D. A Doctor's Pilgrimage. Philadelphia and New York : J.B. Lippincott Co., (1951). First Edition. Pp (10),11-256. 8vo, blue cloth. Roland, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 1, p.124; Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1714; Watters p.469, Rhodenizer p.467. A well-written & pleasant memoir of medical practice in NovaScotia. New Waterford, Canso, the Nova Scotia Hospital, Little Brook, near Digby. During times of financial worry in New Waterford, Brassett and his new wife developed an admirable biblio-salve: "When things got very bad we used a special technique. We would read together Cherry-Garrard's The WorstJourney in the World. At once we were transported down to the Antarctic wi th Scott on his last expedition. There we were in a tent, a blizzard howling around us, the temperature fifty degrees below zero, nothing to eat but alittle dog-meat, and the paraffin in our Primus stove running low - separa ted from home and civilization by hundreds of miles of dead, barren ice andsnow. From our tent down in the Antarctic we could see things like banks a nd debts and so on in their true perspective. If any reader has worries I recommend that he get a copy of Cherry-Garrard's book, if he can find one. Our copy is dog-eared and worn." p.101. (See also 126 & 127). Spine lettering nearly worn away, small dampspot to front board, else good. 14.00

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108 BRAY, Thomas E. Our Cape Breton Lobster : Famous The World Over.
Robertson Print-Craft, Glace Bay, N.S., 1996, 
BRAY, Thomas E. Our Cape Breton Lobster : “Famous The World Over.” (Glace Bay, N.S.: Robertson Print-Craft Limited), n.d. [ca 1996]. Pp [1]-68. Illustrated. 8vo, black comb bound, illustrated card covers. “The book is all about a study of lobsters and the lobster fishery of Port Morien and area.” - from the back cover. Very good. 12.50

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109 BRINLEY, Gordon Brinley, Putnam Away to Cape Breton. First American Edition
Dodd, Mead, New York, 1936, 
BRINLEY, Gordon. Away to Cape Breton. Illustrated by Putnam Brinley. New York : Dodd, Mead & Co., 1936. Pp (6),vii-x,(2),1-266,(2), colour frontispiece + 30 plates. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Map end-papers. Katherine Gordon Sanger Brinley (d. 1966). Tennyson Cape Breton: A Bibliography 694, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1718, MacDonald, Bibliography ofVictoria County 30, Laugher p.58, Rhodenizer p.70, Dagg, The Feminine Gaze : A Canadian Compendium of Non-Fiction Women Authors and Their Books, 1836 -1945 pp.46-47. Chapters : 1. The Start of It All; 2. Through the Green Mountains; 3. A Wise and Happy Man; 4. Notes on Northern New England; 5. Through Maine; 6. Frederickton and into Nova Scotia; 7. Cape Breton Island; 8. On the Road to Baddeck; 9. Along the Way to North River; 10. The Pipers are Coming; 11. The Cabot Trail; 12. Swordfishing on Pleasant Bay; 13. Trout Fishing in Red River; 14. The Road to Neil Harbour; 15. Fishermen of Neil Harbour; 16. An Eventful Trip to Jersey Cove; 17. We Go to Marble Mountain; 18. Camping at Whycocomagh; 19. Moonlight and Pancakes; 20. The Cottage at Beinn Bhreagh; 21. We Sail to Englishtown; 22. The "Milling Frolic" at Baddeck; 23. Cape Breton National Park; 24. Tuna Fishing in St. Ann Bay; 25. Boneand Stones at Louisbourg; 26. Halifax to Digby Ferry; 27. St.John and Home ward Bound. With Appendix. Very good. 35.00

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110 BRINLEY, Gordon. Brinley, Putnam. Away to Cape Breton. First Canadian Edition
McClelland & Stewart , Toronto, 1936, 
BRINLEY, Gordon. Away to Cape Breton. Illustrated by Putnam Brinley. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart Limited, Publishers, (1936). Pp (6),vii-x,(2),1-266,(2), colour frontispiece + 30 plates. Map end-papers. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Katherine Gordon Sanger Brinley (d. 1966). Tennyson Cape Breton: A Bibliography 694, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1718, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County 30, Laugher p.58, Rhodenizer p.70, Spadoni & Donnelly 1167, Dagg, The Feminine Gaze : A Canadian Compendium ofNon-Fiction Women Authors and Their Books, 1836-1945 pp.46-47. Chapters : 1. The Start of It All; 2. Through the Green Mountains; 3. A Wise and HappyMan; 4. Notes on Northern New England; 5. Through Maine; 6. Frederickton a nd into Nova Scotia; 7. Cape Breton Island; 8. On the Road to Baddeck; 9. Along the Way to North River; 10. The Pipers are Coming; 11. The Cabot Trail; 12. Swordfishing on Pleasant Bay; 13. Trout Fishing in Red River; 14. TheRoad to Neil Harbour; 15. Fishermen of Neil Harbour; 16. An Eventful Trip to Jersey Cove; 17. We Go to Marble Mountain; 18. Camping at Whycocomagh; 19. Moonlight and Pancakes; 20. The Cottage at Beinn Bhreagh; 21. We Sail toEnglishtown; 22. The "Milling Frolic" at Baddeck; 23. Cape Breton National Park; 24. Tuna Fishing in St. Ann Bay; 25. Bone and Stones at Louisbourg; 26. Halifax to Digby Ferry; 27. St.John and Homeward Bound. With Appendix. Spine sunned with nicking to head of spine, name inked discreetly to front pastedown, else very good. 30.00

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Catechism of Geography; Divided into Two Parts : Adapted to every age and capacity, and to every class of Learners, either in Ladies' or Gentlemen's Schools : Part Second, containing Asia, Africa, and America, BROMLEY, Walter, comp.
111 BROMLEY, Walter, comp. Catechism of Geography; Divided into Two Parts : Adapted to every age and capacity, and to every class of Learners, either in Ladies' or Gentlemen's Schools : Part Second, containing Asia, Africa, and America
Acadian School, Halifax, 1822, 
BROMLEY, Walter, (comp.). A Catechism of Geography; Divided into Two Parts : Adapted to every age and capacity, and to every class of Learners, either in Ladies' or Gentlemen's Schools : Part Second, containing Asia, Africa, and America. Halifax : Printed at The Acadian School, 1822. Pp. [1]-132. 8vo, blue-grey card covers with white spine.
"[This Geography is printed in two parts only instead of four as was originally intended.]" - beneath the imprint on the title-page.

Sabin 8196.
Not in TPL, Egoff, Amtmann, Osborne, Tennyson, or Finley, Education in Canada: A Bibliography.
Robert Long, Nova Scotia Authors and Their Work, p.38 though only in this somewhat unhelpful form : "A Catechism of Geography; in Two Parts" (Halifax, 1822).
British North America is covered in pp.85-100.
Of New Brunswick interest: p. 91.
Of Nova Scotia interest: pp. 91-97.
Of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, and Prince Edward Island interest: 97-100.

"Bromley’s Royal Acadian School, which opened in Halifax in 1813–14, represented an important departure in education for the colonies. It was non-sectarian and, like the local bible society, drew as its supporters a cross-section of local society comprised of liberal-minded elements both inside and outside the Church of England. Although the aim of the school was to attack illiteracy, encourage morality, and promote industry, it also challenged the existing notions of privilege and authority in society. The controversy inspired by Anglican opposition to its establishment one of the school’s leading critics was Judge Alexander Croke – would have daunted a lesser mortal than Bromley. Instead, acting as both teacher and administrator, he thrived on the publicity his efforts aroused. The opponents of denominational privilege, led by Thomas McCulloch, rallied to his side. His school also benefited from being in the right place at the right time and proved to be an important social experiment. It combined under one roof inexpensive education for the children of the emergent middle class, free education for the children of the poor during the serious depression that followed the Napoleonic Wars, and a workshop for the unemployed at a time when local society had not yet begun to cope with the relief of the able-bodied poor."

["Despite constant financial uncertainties, the school continued to attract the patronage of the city’s élite and a clientele of shopkeepers and artisans whose children’s educational prospects were extremely precarious in a town without public schooling. Because it was neither a charity school nor a private school, Bromley’s institution represented the inauguration of a middle way in education much needed by the town’s nascent bourgeoisie. The Royal Acadian School was one of the first institutions of colonial society in which middle-class self-interest and the interests of an increasingly middle-class society could be combined. Here charity pupils – black and immigrant – and fee-paying pupils –the sons and daughters of rising Halifax families (both Protestant and Cat holic) – were put through their paces in the three Rs, religion, and vocational training. Parents relished the opportunity to secure a modestly priced education for their children, and for the pupils the Royal Acadian School provided an invaluable start in life." - from Judith Fingard's Dictionary of Canadian Biography entry on Bromley (VII:107-110).

See also Fingard's "English Humanitarianism and the Colonial Mind : Walter Bromley in Nova Scotia, 1813-1825," in The Canadian Historical Review, Vol.LIV, No.2, June 1973. Pp 123-151 with a mention of this work along with The English Grammar Made Easy [...] as "the extant manuals" published for the students of the school(footnote 44, pp.132-3).

A sample from the Nova Scotia section:
Q. What are the inhabitants of Nova Scotia? A. The inhabitants are a mixture of English, Scotch, Irish, Welch, Dutch, Germans, French, and a considerable numberof Emigrants from the United States of America; also some native Indians; and emancipated negroes brought from the United States of America during the late war: these last reside near Halifax, and appear very poor and miserable.

Q. What Seminaries of learning have been established in Nova Scotia? A. There are in Halifax a Grammar School, the National or Madras School, the Acadian or Lancastrian School, the Catholic School, and the Dalhousie Coll ege; the latter unfinished. Besides these, in rural situations, there are King's College and its Academy, at Windsor, and the Pictou Academy.

Q. What is the disposition of the Indians? A. The Indians of Nova Scotia, called Micmac, are harmless unless provoked, and their honesty is proverbial. They are of the middle stature, faces broad, aquiline nose, coarse black hair, and complexion nearly of a copper colour. Their covering is a blue frock or coat, with a girdle tied round the waist, with trowsers of the same for the men; and a blanket with a blue cloth petticoat, and a cap resembling a sugar-loaf, ornamented with beads, generally compose the dress of the women.

Q. What are their habits? A. The men are by no means so dissipated in their habits as some prejudiced or uninformed Authors have represented them; and while it must be admitted that there are many confirmed drunkards in the neighbourhood of Halifax, yet it is also certain, that there still exists a considerable proportion of sober, intelligent characters in various parts of the country, who are by no means averse to agricultural pursuits, as has been recently proved by actual experiment. ---------

Front cover missing, rear cover rubbed, smudged, and chipped, spine browned and starting to peel from the upper portion of the volume, edges browned with occasional smudging to text, else very good. Inside rear cover has the penned note "Elizabeth Liddells[illegible]" and the initials EL are also penned at the head of the title page.

One of the earliest surviving books for children printed in Canada. Very scarce. 7,000.00

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112 BROWN, Douglas Arthur Komodo Dragon and Other Stories. First Edition
Cape Breton University Press, Sydney, N.S., 2006, ISBN:9781897009109 
BROWN, Douglas Arthur. The Komodo Dragon and Other Stories. Sydney, N.S.: Cape Breton University Press, (2006). First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-157,(3). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. "The diversity of theme, voice and setting in the nine stories that make up Douglas Arthur Brown's collection, show his versatility as a writer of fiction. Brown's edgy treatment of cultural difference, forgiveness, marriage, infidelity, moral/ethical issues, myth anddeath is sometimes poignant, sometimes disturbing. From the woman and man pursuing love in foreign lands, to boys navigating the rough terrain of family life and friendship, Brown's characters take us beyond the boundaries of regional literature - from Glace Bay to Toronto, Denmark, Italy, Macedonia and China. These widely divergent stories are nonetheless unified by a single theme: the universal human need for connection with other human beings." - from the dj. Douglas Arthur Brown lived in Toronto and Copenhagen for twenty years and now resides of Cape Breton Island where he was born. Very good. 12.00

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113 BRUCE, Harry Lifeline : The Story of the Atlantic Ferries and Coastal Boats.. First Edition in dustjacket
Macmillan, Toronto, 1977, ISBN:0770516084 
BRUCE, Harry. Lifeline : The Story of the Atlantic Ferries and Coastal Boats. Toronto : Macmillan of Canada, 1977. First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xv,(5),3-249,(5) + 16 pages of plates (mostly b&w photos). Maps in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1734. "This book represents popular history at its best. Section 1 (pp 1-97) covers the Newfoundland, Labrador, and Nova Scotia Coast Boats and Ferries. Includes the sinking of the Caribou, (October 13-14, 1942). A lively and journalistic treatment including ferries and coastal service between Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, and Nova Scotia and New England. Sources are cited in the text. Section 1. Tthe Newfoundland - Labrador - Nova Scotia Coast Boats and Ferries Section 2. Across theNorthumberland Strait. Section 3. The Nova Scotia - New England Run. Very good in nicked dustjacket. 25.00

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114 BRUCE, Harry. Axiom : Atlantic Canada's Magazine, Vol. 3, No. 1, Nov./Dec. 1976 ROSS, Veronica FORRESTALL, Tom Allan J. MacEachen : At home with New Zealand's Bluenosers.
Axiom, Halifax , 1976, 
BRUCE, Harry. “Allan J. MacEachen : At home with New Zealand's “Bluenosers.”” An article in Axiom : Atlantic Canada's Magazine, Vol. 3, No. 1, Nov./Dec. 1976, pp. 10-13, 25 (7 photos). (Halifax : Axiom, 1976). Pp [1]-62,(2) including covers. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated stapled card covers. Cover photograph of Allan J. MacEachen, and cover title : Allan J. MacEachen and the Far East : In which an intrepid Cape Breton Scot finds long-lost countrymen deep in the South Pacific. They meet, speak the Ancient Tongue, shed a warm tear and, naturally, have themselves a Ceilidh. Other articles : Tom Coughlin's “Pictou Island Postman”; Wally Smith's “P.E.I.'s Tiny Schools : Throwing it all away”; Veronica Ross's short story “Where are you Susanna Brown?”; Marie Gleason's “French Immersion : Newfoundland's Outport Experiment”; “The Magic Realism of Tom Forrestall”; and other regular features. Rubbed, occasional foxing, else very good. 10.00

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115 BRUN, Régis Acadians before 1755 : Essay
Régis Brun, Moncton, 2005, ISBN:1031840 
BRUN, Régis. The Acadians before 1755 : Essay. Moncton : (Régis Brun), 2005. Pp (12),xi,(3),1-112,(4),+ map. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, lettered in white and orange. This is the English version of Les Acadiens avant 1755 : Essai, published in 2003. Contents : 1. Port-Royal – Dauphin River : Acadian settlement at Port-Royal and on the Dauphin River; Patrimonial homesteads on the Dauphin River; Family hamlets; The Deportation of the Acadians. 2. The Minas Basin – Grand-Pré, Pigiguit and Rivière-des-Habitants : History of Les Mines; The settlement of the Minas Basin; The right to property: a contentious people; Diversity of industries; Trading activities at Les Mines; The political initiation of Acadians; The Expulsion of the Acadians;Beyond 1755. 3. Cobeguit : The foundation of Cobeguit; Mathieu Martin, the Seigneur of Cobeguit; The founding families of Cobeguit; The villages in t he parish of Cobeguit; An Acadian farm; Cobeguit on the transit route; The Acadians and the military campaigns; The inhabitants of Cobeguit emigrate to Île Saint-Jean and Île Royale; The refugees; 1755 – The expatriation; TheAcadians in Cobeguit after 1760. 4. Chipoudie : The settlement of Chipoudi e; The Parish of Notre-Dame de la Visitation; The families in 1755; Economic growth in Chipoudie; Military developments in Chipoudie; Chipoudie torched and razed; The refugees. 5. Ile Royale : Louisbourg and Port-Toulouse : The Acadians on Île Royale; Louisbourg: The "Acadian Quarter" in Block 2; Block 2 – Properties and residents, 1714-1758; Port-Toulouse; Migrations in the 1750s; The economic growth of shipping: coastal trading; Sea ports; Mills and small shipyards; Selling surplus farm products; All the Saints in Heaven; Lists of ships by name, and their owners, 1710-1760. Conclusion. Appendix. Covers lightly rubbed, else very good. Due to its small size, shippingcosts should be a bit cheaper than quoted. 25.00

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116 BRUNEAU, Carol After the Angel Mill. First Edition
Cormorant Books, Dunvegan, Ont., 1995, 
BRUNEAU, Carol. After the Angel Mill. (Dunvegan, Ont.) : Cormorant Books, (1995). First Edition. Pp (8),9-168,(8). 8vo, card covers. "This linked collection chronicles four generations of women in a Cape Breton family, women who represent the unsung multitude who have struggled through the years to make homes and keep families clothed and fed, while the men went down into the mines." - from the rear cover. Very good. 8.50

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117 BRUNEAU, Carol After the Angel Mill. First Edition, Signed
Cormorant Books, Dunvegan, Ont., 1995, ISBN:0920953913 
BRUNEAU, Carol. After the Angel Mill. (Dunvegan, Ont.) : Cormorant Books, (1995). First Edition. Pp (8),9-168,(8). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with red and black lettering to front cover and black lettering to spine. "This linked collection chronicles four generations of women in a Cape Bretonfamily, women who represent the unsung multitude who have struggled throug h the years to make homes and keep families clothed and fed, while the men went down into the mines." - from the rear cover. Vg. Signed and inscribed by the author. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper thanquoted. 20.00

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118 BRUNEAU, Carol Depth Rapture. First Edition
Cormorant Books, Dunvegan, Ont., 1998, 
BRUNEAU, Carol. Depth Rapture. (Dunvegan, Ont.) : Cormorant Books, (1998). First Edition Pp (8),1-295,(1). 8vo, card covers. "This astonishingly lucidcollection of sixteen pieces is set variously in urban and small-town Nova Scotia, Vancouver, and southwestern England." - from the cover flap. Vg-fi ne. 12.50

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119 BRYSON, Kenneth A. Death can be beautiful
Eastwind Publications, Antigonish, 1981, ISBN:0887800157 
BRYSON, Kenneth A. Death Can Be Beautiful. (Antigonish : Eastwind Publications, 1981). First Edition. Pp (10),9-73,(5). 8vo, white, red & black cardcovers. At the time pf publication, Kenneth Bryson taught Philosophy at the University College of Cape Breton in Sydney, N.S. Chapters : 1. The Reality of Death; 2. The Unreality of Death; 3. Daeth as a Source of Inspiration; 4. Dying with Dignity; 5. Death and Man's Final Decision. Very good. 10.00

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120 BUCKIE, Catherine Lobster Kids' Guide to Exploring Halifax
Lobster Press, Montreal, 2002, ISBN:1894222539 
BUCKIE, Catherine. The Lobster Kids' Guide to Exploring Halifax. Including 16 sites in Cape Breton and Prince Edward Island. (Montreal): Lobster Press, (2002). Pp. (2),[3]-235,(5). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A travelguide for Halifax and vicinity, aimed at young people. It contains informa tion on what to do in the city, with sections on historical sites, festivals, and the arts. Vg. 12.00

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