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101 Cape Breton View Book) Islands of the Gulf : Cape Breton and Prince Edward
W.G. MacFarlane / The Canada Railway News Co., Limited, Toronto, 0, 
(Cape Breton View Book). The Islands of the Gulf : Cape Breton and Prince Edward. Toronto : "Published by W.G. MacFarlane, Saturday Night Building, Toronto, Expressly for The Canada Railway News Co., Limited", n.d. Pp (24), unpaginated. Photo-illustrated. Oblong 8vo, card covers. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 2239. 10 Cape Breton views including the centre spread "The Site of Greater Sydney". 11 P.E.I. views. Inside cover has this in both the "Railway Series Photo Albums" and the "Scenic Canada Photo Album Series". Covers rubbed and waterstained and detached from the body, leaves soiled. As is. 40.00

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102 Captain MacDougall's Vaudeville Theatre SERVICE, Robert W. Frantic Follies, Whitehorse, Yukon : Souvenir Programme. Captain MacDougall's Vaudeville Theatre)
Captain MacDougall's Vaudeville Theatre, 1995, 
(Captain MacDougall's Vaudeville Theatre). The Frantic Follies, Whitehorse,Yukon : Souvenir Programme., (1995). Pp 1-32. Illustrated. 4 to, illustrated stapled card covers. “This is the fifth summer season of the Whitehorse Frantic Follies. Produced locally, the show has become one of the top attractions of the city and visitors from around the world have attended and enjoyed this Yukon presentation.” (p. 14). Contents : Whitehorse – City of the Future; The Steel Went North [railway] (by Roy Minter); Frantic Follies – Meet the Cast; A Glimpse of Whitehorse Past (by Helen Horback); R.C.M.P. Celebrate Centenary; Robert W. Service “Bard of the Yukon.” Verygood. 30.00

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103 Cards - Railway Triumph Album of What Every Boy Wants to Know About Railways
Amalgamated Press, 1936, 
(Cards - Railway). The “Triumph” Album of What Every Boy Wants to Know About Railways. [Great Britain : Amalgamated Press, late 1930s?]. Pp (24). Illustrated. Small 8vo, colour illustrated stapled card covers. Includes 12 pages of text and 12 pages of small [7 by 3.5 cm] coloured collectible cards (24 cards). Cards include : The Flying Scotsman; The Cornish Riviera Express; Sydney Limited at Melbourne; New South Wales Express Freight Loco; Rotorua (N.Z.) Express; The Imperial Indian Mail; Princess Royal Leaving Euston; Goliath Pulling Royal Train; World's Biggest Steam Loco; Empire's Most Powerful Loco; C.P.R. Freight Train in the Rockies; Oiling Up Canada's Biggest Express Loco; Cock O' The North; The Flying Hamburger; Trans-Siberian Express; Baltimore-Ohio Express; L.M.S. Garrett Loco; G.W.R. Tank Loco; The Brighton Belle; Swiss Express in the Alps; Lord Nelson Pulling the Golden Arrow; A French Giant on the Turntable; Union Pacific Streamlined Flyer; “Lima” Freight Loco. Tape-repaired spine, rubbed, center section partly detached, else good. All 24 cards are present. 150.00

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104 CARLSON, Norman (ed.). Central Electric Railfans' Association, Bulletin 24. Chicago South Shore & South Bend Ralroad : How the Medal Was Won
Central Electric Railfans' Association, Chicago, 1985, ISBN:0915348241 
CARLSON, Norman (ed.). Chicago South Shore & South Bend Ralroad : How the Medal Was Won. Bulletin 24. (Chicago) : Central Electric Railfans' Association, (1985). Pp (1),2-159,(1). Illustrated. 4to, red leatherette, lettered and bordered in giilt. Contents : Lake Shore Days; Cost of Reproduction of the Chicago, Lake Shore and South Bend Railway Company in Indiana; The SouthShore is Born; Brief Submitted in Competition for the Fifth Annual Award o f the Charles A. Coffin Foundation; The Rehabilitation Continues. Very good. 25.00

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105 CARROLL, Peter Owen). GRAHAM, Monica. Great Maritime Detective : The Exploits and Adventures of the Notorious Peachie Carroll.
Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2009, ISBN:9781551097053 
GRAHAM, Monica. The Great Maritime Detective : The Exploits and Adventures of the Notorious Peachie Carroll. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2009). First Edition. Pp (4),v-vi,1-210,+ 8-page central section of b&w photos. 8vo, photo-illustrated brown card covers. Monica Graham (b. 1954). "He was a sailor, a miner, a bounty hunter, a prospector, a firefighter, a ghost hunter, a railway guard, and a strike buster - among other things. But Peter Owen Carroll, a.k.a. Peachie, is best remembered as the celebrated and controversial Maritime police detective of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Fired and re-hired many times, and with a checkered history on both sides of the law, Peachie Carroll was a formidable police investigator who arrested moonshine-makers and rum-runners, petty thieves and embezzlers. Peachie also solved some of the Maritimes’ most sensational crimes, including the 1892 murder of Moncton police officer Joseph E. Stedman and the 1896 killing of Eliza Dutcher and her son. In The Great Maritime Detective, author Monica Graham explores Peachie's upbringing in Pictou, his early career in law enforcement, and his adventures searching for gold in the West. Already a long-standing hero of Pictou County, Peachie is truly one of the Maritimes' most colourful characters." - from the back cover. Gift inscription, else very good. 10.00

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106 CARTER, Dyson CARTER, Herbert Dyson Sea of Destiny : The Story of Hudson Bay, America's Undefended Back Door. First Edition.
Greenberg, Gravenhurst, Ontario, 1940, 
CARTER, H. Dyson. Sea of Destiny : The Story of Hudson Bay, America's Undefended Back Door. New York : Greenberg Publisher, (1940). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-ix,(3),1-236 + frontispiece + 8 pages of B&w photos. Map and a few illustrations in the text. 8vo, grey cloth with red lettering to spine. Watters p. 662, Rhodenizer p.613, Laugher p.92. Herbert Dyson Carter was born in Saint John, February 2, 1910.He was living in Saint Boniface, Manitoba at the time of publication. "In the late 1930s Carter also began a scholarlywork of historical geography which urged the development of Hudson Bay as a mercantile seaport for the Canadian wheat-farming regions, and as a base of naval defense against a possible invasion of North America. Sea of Destiny (1940) was very pro-Russian, drawing a comparison between the USSR's development of its Arctic and Canada's neglect of its own northern territories. It was also anti-German, suggesting that Nazi submarines and battleships might well exploit the Bay as a major point of vulnerability in North American defenses. Reviewers were impressed by this knowledgeable introduction to a neglected feature of North American history and geography - although the isolationist New York Times reviewer dismissed Carter's "alarmist" prophecies that the European war might be carried into the Arctic." - James Doyle. 1. The Fate of North America; 2. The Sea Called Hudson Bay; 3. The Years Before; 4. For a Tomb, a Legend; 5. The Black Prince; 6. Mr. Gooseberry andthe Huguenot ; 7. Reward for Empire; 8. Commissioned Pirates; 9. Toujours l'Audace!; 10. War Flames North; 11. The Admiral Died on Deck; 12. The Twilight of New France; 13. Voice of the Hated Race; 14. Dividend Paradise; 15.War of the Routes; 16. Revolution; 17. Awakening; 18. Backdoor Seaport [On Churchill, Manitoba]; 19. Roads to the World [on Churchill, the Emerson - Churchill Colonization Railway Company, ECCR, &c] 20. Sea of Mystery ; 21. Land to Come; 22. Lifeblood of Battle; 23. Where Rules Britannia?; 24. Breach in Our Ramparts; 25. Bombs Over America ; 26. Canada Faces Betrayal; 27.Gibraltar in the North . Appendix : Railways to Hudson Bay - The Choice of Ports - Marine Insurance Rates- The Situation in 1940 - Who Discovered Hud son Bay? With Bibliography Ex library but with minimal library markings, else very good, clean. 25.00

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107 CARTER, Ernest F. Boy's Book of Model Railways. 1st in dj
Burke Publishing Co., Ltd., 1958, 
CARTER, Ernest F. The Boy's Book of Model Railways. L: Burke Publishing Co., Ltd., (1958). First Edition. Pp. [4], v, [1], 7-144. Illustrated. Large 8vo, green cloth. Vg in chipped, price clipped dj. 35.00

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108 CBC Television BERTON, Pierre NASH, Knowlton CBC Television presents The National Dream : Building the Impossible Railway
CBC-TV Network Promotion, Toronto, 1974, 
(CBC Television). CBC Television presents The National Dream : Building theImpossible Railway. Based on The National Dream, and The Last Spike, by Pi erre Berton. Sponsored by Royal Trust. Sundays 9-10 p.m. Startiing March 3.(Toronto : CBC-TV Network Promotion), n.d. [1974]. Pp (16). Illustrated. S quare 8vo, illustrated black stapled card covers. A colour illustrated promotional brochure for the upcoming CBC-TV miniseries The National Dream, with a preface by Knowlton Nash. Light edgewear, else very good. 20.00

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109 CHALONER & FLEMING, Mahogany and Timber Brokers Mahogany Tree : Its Botanical Characters, Qualities and Uses, with Practical Suggestions for Selecting and Cutting It in the Regions of Its Growth [...] the Supply of Fire Timber for Ship-Building and All Other Purposes
Rockliff and Son / Effingham Wilson, Liverpool / London , 1851, 
(CHALONER & FLEMING, Mahogany and Timber Brokers). The Mahogany Tree : Its Botanical Characters, Qualities and Uses, with Practical Suggestions for Selecting and Cutting It in the Regions of Its Growth, in the West Indies andCentral America, with Notices of the Projected Interoceanic Communications of Panama, Nicaragua, and Tehuantepe, in Relation to Their Productions, an d the Supply of Fire Timber for Ship-Building and All Other Purposes; with a Map and Illustrations. And an Appendix, Containing the Documents Presented to the Lloyd's Committee of Registry, in Favour of the Use of Mahogany, for the Building of First-Class Vessels. Liverpool : Rockliff and Son / London : Effingham Wilson, n.d. [Preface dated 31st December, 1850]. Pp (2),[i]-ix,(10,[5]-117,(1), frontis + 6 plates + folding table. 8vo, blue pressed cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Intriduction. I. Region in whichthe Mahogany Tree grows. II. The Countries through which the communication s from the Atlantic to the Pacific will be opened [includes projects for canals, railways, and Macadamized roads]. III. Geographical Position. IV. History of the Mahogany Tree [including First used by Cortez, for Shipbuilding, around the year 1521 – By Sir W. Raleigh, in 1597 – By Captain Dampier, in 1681]. V. On the use of Mahogany for Shipbuilding, Church and House Building, Machinery, Railway, &c., Carriages, Dock Gates, Carving, and other purposes. VI. Remarks on the Selection, Qualities, and Dimensions of Mahogany.Appendices [including No. 4 – Documents Presented to Lloyd's Committee for the Registry of British and Foreign Shipping, in support of the Memorials of the Honduras Merchants claiming the insertion of Mahogany as a first-rate wood in the Tables for the construction of vessels of the 12 years' grade. No. 5 – Tables of the comparative displacement, by a vessel of 1000 tons register, when built of British Oak, or of Honduras Mahogany. No. 7 – Tableof Timber to be used in the Building of Vessels of the Classes for 12 and 10 years, as permitted by the Rules of the Lloyd's Committee of Registry for the year 1850]. Lacking the Map of the West Indies and Central America atrear, cloth rubbed, corners bumped, spine browned, occasional light foxing , a little shaky, else good. Signed with inscription by Edward Chaloner, dated 1852. Scarce. 300.00

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110 CHAMBERS, Edith D. History of Our City : Port Coquitlam. First Edition.
B.A. Thompson, Burnaby, BC, 1973, 
CHAMBERS, Edith D. History of Our City : Port Coquitlam. [Port Coquitlam] :B.A. Thompson, 1973. First Edition. Printed by Web Press, Burnaby. Unpagin ated. Pp [168]. With over 235 monochrome sepia photos as well as reproductions of some documents. Tall 8vo, photo-illustrated light brown cardcovers. Coverand spine title is: History of Port Coquitlam. Hale and Barman BritishColumbia Local Histories: A Bibliography 176; Edwards & Lort 835. The publ isher is B.A. Thompson, i.e. Bette-Anne Thompson, the author's daughter. 1.The Beginning; 2. The Indians; 3. The First Settlers; 4. The Railway and W estminster Junction; 5. Westminster Junction 1886-1911; 6. WHY - Port Coquitlam; 7. Inauguration Day - April 22, 1913; 8. The First Year; 9. 1914-1920; 10. Fires; 11. Floods; 12. Schools; 13. Recreation; 14. Those Were the Years; 15. Memories; 16. Organizations; 17. May Day; 18. Mayors of Port Coquitlam; 19. The Changing Years. "In 1913 a shipbuilder by the name of Shaftner, from Nova Scotia, started the first yards at the end of Pitt River Road.He hired a number ot experienced builders and laid the keel 'of a fouir-ma sted schooner ship which was aptly named Coquitlam City. [...] The Pacific Construction Shipbuilding Firm took over the yards, under the managemeiientof Mr. H.P. Simpson. They secured orders from the Greek Government for fiv e wooden, steam powered ships. During the years from 1914 to 1918 a crew ot400 carpenters, shipwrights and metal workers launched these boats on sche dule. Their hulls were 300 feet long and built entirely of wood; then they were towed down the river to Coal Habour to have their engines and boilers installed." - p.[37, 43]. Other steamships, ferries, &c in the text. Very good, solid tidy copy. 20.00

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111 CHAMBERS, Ernest J. Royal North-West Mounted Police : A Corps History
Mortimer Press, 1906, 
CHAMBERS, Ernest J. The Royal North-West Mounted Police : A Corps History. Montreal-Ottawa: The Mortimer Press, 1906. Pp. 160, followed by 88 pp. of advertisements at the rear, primarily from businesses located in the Prairieprovinces. Illustrated. Port. frontis. Double column. 4to, rebacked with r ed cloth spine (title in white ink to spine), with original brown and red cloth covered boards, with gilt titles and an illustration of a mounted officer to the front, gilt map of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway to the rear, showing the route the railroad took from Moncton, NB to Prince Rupert, BC, along with a list of the directors and officers of the company. A detailed history of the Mounted Police and, in particular, their importance in the opening up of Canada's West. Ex-library (bookplate, inkstamps, white numbering to spine, rear pouch), cloth waterstained, internally very good. As is. 75.00

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112 CHAMBERS, Robert W.) DOYLE, Frank W. HARVEY, D.C., foreword Halifax in Wartime
Halifax Herald and Mail Star, Halifax , 1943, 
(CHAMBERS, Robert W.). Halifax in Wartime. Halifax : Halifax Herald and Mail Star, 1943. First Edition. Pp (32). Illustrated. 8vo, stapled illustratedgreyish-brown card covers. "The twelve pictures in this volume constitute part of a series by Mr. Chambers, with textual matter by Frank W. Doyle." Foreword by D.C. Harvey. 1. A Cross-Roas of the World, a view down Sackvillestreet at the corner of Barrington (just around the corner from this books hop;s first location); 2. On the Citadel, showing Winston Churchill shakinghands with a soldier (with the Old Town Clock, the ship-filled harbour and Dartmouth in the background); 3. Through These Portals, showing Barrack Sq uare (in Royal Artillery Park); 4. Men of War, a sailor and a woman lookingat a battleship; 5. Men of the Sea, showing the Navy League Merchant Seame n's Club; 6. Peace and War, showing the Crimean Memorial, aka the Welsford-Parker Monument or the Sevastopol Monument, in the Old Burying Grounds; . 7. Gateway to the City, showing the entrance to the Dsrtmouth Ferry; 8. In the Public Gardens; 9. An Edd and a Beginning, at the Railway station; 10. Today and the Past, showing the Grand Parade's War Memorial, with St. Paul'sChurch in the background; 11. Generous Service, showing a hostel for servi cemen 12. Thy Servants, showing the University of King's College. Very good. 25.00

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113 CHAMIER, J. A. Birth of the Royal Air Force : The Early History and Experiences of the Flying Services. First Edition in dustjacket
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd., London, 1943, 
CHAMIER, J. A., Air Commodore. The Birth of the Royal Air Force : The EarlyHistory and Experiences of the Flying Services. London : Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd., 1943. First Edition. Pp (4),v-viii,1-199,(1), frontispiece. Text Illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board & spine. "About 1935 I began to re-read the official history of the R.A.F. in six volumes. It was then impressed upon me that the story of the development of the R.A.F. had not been told in a form other than that suitable for serious students of war and that there was room for a history which traced the development of the tasks given to the Flying Services and the lessons which might be drawn from the experiences of 1914-1918. I should like to emphasize that the book was written with no other purpose. If criticism has developed rom this study, I hope that it will be accepted in the spirit in which it was written. It is not intended as an attack on any department or individual, but it may contain lessons for the future. As will be seen from internal evidence, the book was written at various times in railway trains, hotels, buses, and cars; it was finished early in 1939. The outbreak of war in September, 1939, inevitably postponed my idea of publication, but it now appears in the hope that it may be of historical interest and contain lessons forthe present." (Author's Note, p. vi). Contwnts : Preface. Author's Note. 1 . The Days Before the War. 2. Baptism of War, 1914. 3. The Western Front, 1915. 4. Further Afield, 1915. 5. Organization to the End of 1916. 6. The Somme Battle, 1916. 7. Zeppelins to the End of 1916. 8. The Royal Naval Air Service, 1916 (pp 96-101). 9. Naval Air Effodt, 1917 (pp 102-114). 10. The Western Front, 1917. 11. Zeppelins and Gothas, 1917. 12. The Side-shows. 13.Training: 1917 Onwards. 14. Cleaning Up the Side-shows: Moving Gradually H omewards. 15. The Final Years: 1918 Organization. 16. Prelude to Victory. 17. The Last Great Battle. Bubbling to cloth, personal inkstamp, else very good in wrinkled, edgeworn and tape-repaired, but unclipped, dustjacket. 25.00

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114 CHAULK, Bob CUNARD, Samuel) Time in a Bottle : Historic Halifax Harbour From the Bottom Up. First Edition
Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, NS, 2002, ISBN:1895900514 2002 1895900514 / 9781895900514 
CHAULK, Bob. Time in a Bottle : Historic Halifax Harbour From the Bottom Up. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, (2002). First Edition. Pp (8),9-256. Illustrated with b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo- and map- illustrated grey card covers.

Robert 'Bob' Chaulk (b. Notre Dame Bay, Newfoundland).

"Hundreds of dives in the largest natural harbour in North America have given Bob Chaulk an extraordinary perspective on the history of the continent. On the waters of Halifax Harbour sailed the men who took the New World from its inhabitants and then fought among themselves for control, ultimately settling and building a community that they had to fight to keep. They all left their mark on the harbour floor. The Portuguese, the French, the British, the Americans, and the Canadians have all left their signatures in the artifacts that have accumulated in Halifax Harbour for over 300 years.

"The author skilfully unfolds the true story of the scuba divers who explore the hostile environment of the harbour throughout the year. Contending with strong currents, polluted waters, massive ships, and freezing water temperatures, this offbeat group spends their winter weekends diving beneath harbour ice, among warships and weaving among the pillars under the huge docks on the waterfront.

"Chaulk writes of their adventures diving in winter blizzards, checking out everything from live bombs and sunken ships to mundane items like medicine bottles that once contained cures for everything from baldness in people to diarrhea in chickens. He tells of the challenges of handling the complex equipment required for this extreme sport, anticipating overhead vessel movements, and the careful navigation needed to get back to shore in murky waters while avoiding entanglement in mountains of twisted cable, sunken railway tracks and old wrecks.

"Bob Chaulk is a Halifax writer with a passion for the ocean around Canada's Atlantic coast. He weaves together the historic tales of how bad weather, bad navigation and bad luck have resulted in the tragic losses of ships and people in and around the harbour. He tells of how the long-lost remnants of these sad incidents are being rediscovered and visited regularly by wreck divers, who photograph, research and document the events so that their stories may be preserved." - rear cover.

Chapters :
1. Diving Halifax;
2. The Harbour;
3. Duc D'Anville & The Founding of Halifax;
4. What's It Like?;
5. Bottle Diving;
6. Diving Where the Tugs Dock;
7. Underwater Pioneers of Halifax Harbour;
8. Do You See Any Sharks?;
9. The Northwest Arm;
10. The Halifax Islands;
11. On the Waterfront;
12. The Harbour's Innocent Victims;
13. Crossing the Harbour;
14. The Navies of Halifax Harbour;
15. Under the Warships;
16. The Coast Guard;
17. Samuel Cunard (pp.186-193);
18. Steamships of Halifax: The Red Cross Line;
19. Doing the Bohemian;
20. More Interesting Wreck Dives;
21. Harvesting the Sea from Halifax Harbour;
22. Recovering the Lost;
23. The Harbour as Heritage.
With bibliography.

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115 CHEESEMAN, Peter Methuen Playscript Knotty : A Musical Documentary. First Printing, softcover
Methuen & Co. Ltd., London, 1970, 
CHEESEMAN, Peter. The Knotty : A Musical Documentary. Introduction and Notes by Peter Cheeseman. (London : Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1970). First Printing. Pp (6),v-xx,(2),[1]-97,(1),+ 8 pp plates. 8vo, black and white card covers,lettered in black, white and red. A Methuen Playscript. "The Knotty. is a 'musical documentary', first presented at the Victoria Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent in 1966 and revived there in 1967 and 1969, when it was also presented at the Florence Rassegna Internazionale dei Teatri Stabili. 'The Knotty' isthe local affectionate name for the North Staffordshire Railway, begun in 1845 and amalgamated in 1923 with the London Midland and Scottish Railway (its badge was tthe Staffordshire Knot). The play tells its history and was created by the Victoria Theatre Company, working from historical research by Peter Terson under the direction of Peter Cheeseman. The Knotty has proved to be one of the most successful of the 'regional documentaries' presented in theatres outside London during the past five years. This edition contains a full introduction by Peter Cheeseman, describing the working methods of the Victoria Company and notes indicating some of the sources of the material included in the play, which ranged from Victorian newspaper cuttings to the reminiscences of many of the men who worked on ' Old Knotty'." (first page). Peter Cheeseman (1932 - 2010) was a British theatre director who is credited with having pioneered "theatre in the round" Rubbed, inkstamp, else very good. 30.00

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116 Chignecto Marine Railway). CROXALL, Peter (ed. SHERWOOD, Roland H. RIGBY, Carle A. RITA JOE Bluenose Magazine. Vol. 4, No. 3, December 1979.
Fundy Group Publications , Yarmouth, N.S., 1979, 
(Chignecto Marine Railway). CROXALL, Peter (ed.). Bluenose Magazine. Vol. 4, No. 3, December 1979. Yarmouth, N.S.: Fundy Group Publications Ltd., 1979. Pp [1]-35,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated red stapled card covers. Contents : The Ghost of Christmas Past - A Personal Reflection (by Carol McLeod); Jack Frost To The Rescue - A Child's Christmas Poem (by Rosemary Buchanan); Fred Trask – Folk Artist (by Fred A. Hatfield); Four Million Dollar Failure - Chignecto Marine Railway (by RolandH. Sherwood, pp 12-14, with 4 illustrations); The Whip Smuggler - A Short Story (by Carle A. Rigby); Megumawesoo - A Mic Mac Legend (by Rita Joe); Santa Drove On By -A Christmas Story (by Roland H. Sherwood); Tides - A Westerner's View of Fundy (by Neoma Thiesen); Dear Survivors - Acadia U. Class of '29 (by Olive MacKav Peterson); and more. Very good. 10.00

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117 CHISHOLM, Barbara GUTSCHE, Andrea. FLOREN, Russell. Superior : Under the Shadow of the Gods. Third Edition
Lynx Images, Toronto , 2001, ISBN:0969842775 
CHISHOLM, Barbara and Andrea GUTSCHE. Superior : Under the Shadow of the Gods; project producer Russell Floren. Toronto : Lynx Images, (October 2001) Third Edition. Pp (10),[xiii]-xxxix,(1),[1]-281,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers, white lettering to blue spine. A well illustrated anecdotal account of life along the shore of Lake Superior; produced as a companion to a documentary film of the same name. "In Superior : Under the Shadowof the Gods, the history of the lake's Canadian shore is explored in all i ts drama. The book is filled with compelling stories of the adventures, failures, triumphs, and deceits of those who came to fulfill their dreams. Tales of ghost villages, islands, shipwrecks, the railway and POW camps will fascinate anyone intrigued by the world's largest freshwater lake. For thosetravelling by land or by water, the book's 200 sites, maps, and archival p hotographs will enrich your journey from Sault Ste. Marie past Thunder Bay to the Minnesota border." from the rear cover. Arranged in six areas. Area : 1. Sault Ste. Marie to Theano Point; 2. Montreal River to Brûlé Harbour; 3. ; 4. Michipicoten and the Islands; 5. Superior's North Shore and Islands; 6. Nipigon Strait to Pigeon River. With bibliography and index. Very good. 20.00

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118 CLARK, Francis E., Rev. New Way Around an Old World. Illustrated from Photographs.
Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London, 1902, 
CLARK, Francis E., Rev. A New Way Around an Old World. Illustrated from Photographs. New York and London : Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1902. Pp (2),[i]-[xv],(1),1-[213],(3), frontis + 31 plates. 8vo, decorated red cloth. Contents : 1. From New York to Vladivostock. 2. The Metropolis of the Northeast. 3. Riding on the Rail in Siberia. 4. From Vladivostock to Khabaroffsk. 5. The Baron Korff. 6. The Lordly Amour . 7. Between Two Great Nations. 8. A Siberian Capital. 9. Aground in the Amour . 10. On the Shilka. 11. The Trans-Baikal. 12. The Holy Sea. 13. A Siberian City of Churches, 14. A Siberian Train de Luxe. 15. Out of Asia into Europe. Some Facts and Figures. English-Russian Glossary. Ex-library (spine numbers, sticker removed, circular inkstamp, bookplate), wear to spine ends and corners, spine rubbed and darkened, else a good, solid copy. 30.00

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119 CLARKE, Elizabeth M. Weston Branch and Margaretville : The Story of the North Mounain Railroad and the Village of Margaretville in Nova Scotia, Signed
CLARKE, Elizabeth M. The Weston Branch and Margaretville [cover adds: The Story of the North Mounain Railroad and the Village of Margaretville in NovaScotia]. [Published privately by the author, 2004]. Pp (2),1-46,(1) leaves, printed one side only. Illustrated. Map. 4to, black comb-bound, gr ey card covers, lettered in black. Contents : [Part I - The Weston Branch] The North Mountain Railway - Introduction; The North Mountain Railway Line;Passenger Trains; Working at Warehouses; Warehouses; Warehouses After Appl es; The Paymaster; Station Houses and Their Demise; Winter and the North Mountain Railway; Winter Hardships; The Three-Door Car; A Grandson Remembers.[Part ii - Margaretville] The Best Laid Plans; The Beginnings; Margaretvil le Grows; Wharves at Margaretville; Jehiel's Fate; Orangemen - The Beginning; The Orange Lodge in Margaretville; Industry and Occupations; The Ruby L II and her Captain; Where to Stay; A Margaretville Memory; Other Busy Bay Communities; Around the Bay; Apples in Margaretville; A Unique Freight Service; K.C. Irving and Margaretville. Very good. Signed and dated by the author. 50.00

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120 CLARKE, W.W. Brief History of Firsts and Other Interesting Stage and Railway Facts, Ye Good Olde Tymes. [Cover reads: Clarke's History of the Earliest Rail ways in Nova Scotia]. Paperback.
CLARKE, W.W. A Brief History of Firsts and Other Interesting Stage and Railway Facts, etc. in Ye Good Olde Tymes., n.d. Pp 63 + 18 plates. 8vo, brown card covers with black lettering to front cover, blank spine.Watters p.664, Vaison p.61. Front cover : "Clarke's History of the Earlies t Railways in Nova Scotia. Price 50 cents." Printed by The Hants Journal Press, Windsor, N.S. Red rubber stamp on title page: Copyright Reserved. Alsored rubber stamp on p 63: Carrying a Green Signal. The early history of ra ilroading in the Annapolis Valley and elsewhere in Nova Scotia. Minor chipping to tail of spine, a few faint damp splotches to front cover, else a very good, tidy copy. Uncommon. 125.00

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