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Sir Adams G. Archibald : Colchester's Father of Confederation., CRAGGS, R.S. ARCHIBALD, Adams G.
121 CRAGGS, R.S. ARCHIBALD, Adams G. Sir Adams G. Archibald : Colchester's Father of Confederation.
Truro News, 1967, 1967 
CRAGGS, R.S. Sir Adams G. Archibald : Colchester's Father of Confederation. (Truro, Nova Scotia : The Truro News, 1967). First Edition. Pp (2),3-116,(2) + 1 plate leaf opp. p. 94. With 18 b&w photos in the text as well as other Illustrations. Note: the two leaves with pages 19 & 20 and pages 21 & 22 are each folding and have a b&w photo and are printed on one side only. 8vo, blue card covers, plain spine.

Sir Adams George Archibald KCMG PC QC (b. May 3, 1814, Truro, Nova Scotia – d. December 14, 1892, Truro, Nova Scotia) was a Canadian lawyer and politician, and a Father of Confederation. He was based in Nova Scotia for most of his career, though he also served as first Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba from 1870 to 1872

32 brief chapters including:
1. The Making of a Statesman;
2. A Legal Career;
3. Reciprocity;
4. Mining Monopoly;
5. Free Schools Act;
6. The Intercolonial Railway;
7. Political Contemporaries;
8. Anglo-American Relations;
9. Maritime Union;
10. Prelude to Discussion;
11. The Charlottetown Conference;
12. Post-Conference Discussions;
13. At Quebec;
14. Framework of a Constitution;
15. Aftermath;
16. The Road to London;
17. Joseph Howe and the Anti-Confederates;
18. The London Conference;
19. The BNA Act Passed;
20. Howe Alienates the Catholics;
21. The Debate in the Drill Room;
22. Acquisition of Rupert's Land;
24. McDougall as Governor [Sir William McDougall PC CB (January 25, 1822 – May 29, 1905) one of the Fathers of Confederation];
25. The Overland Trail;
26. The Red River Expedition;
27. Archibald's First Administration [as Lieutenant Governor of Rupert's Land and the North-Western Territory];
28. Indian Legislation;
29. Land Distribution;
30. The Fenians;
31. Donald Smith and Doctor Schultz [Sir John Christian Schultz, KCMG (January 1, 1840 – April 13, 1896)].
32. The Last Years.

"Published on the occasion of Canada's Centenary of Confederation".

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122 CRANSTONE, J.R. Geology of the Southern Indian Lake Area, Northeastern Portion (N.T.S. Maps64G-1, 8, 9, 10 (East half) and parts of 64G-2, 7 and 64B-15). The Pas Min ing District.
Province of Manitoba, Department of Mines, Resources and Environmental Management, Winnipeg, 1972, 
CRANSTONE, J.R. Geology of the Southern Indian Lake Area, Northeastern Portion (N.T.S. Maps 64G-1, 8, 9, 10 (East half) and parts of 64G-2, 7 and 64B-15). The Pas Mining District. Winnipeg : Province of Manitoba, Department of Mines, Resources and Environmental Management, 1972. Publication 71-2J. Pp (8),1-82,(2) including 3 folding leaves,+ 10 large coloured folding maps in rear pocket. 8vo, tan stapled card covers. Contents : Introduction. General Geology. Magnetic Interpretation. Metamorphism. Structural Geology. Economic Geology. Spine crease, else very good. 20.00

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123 CROSS, Michael (ed.). McCARTHY, D'Alton SINCLAIR, Peter R. HORN, Michiel Canadian Historical Review. Volume 54, No. 4, December 1973
University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1973, 
CROSS, Michael (ed.). The Canadian Historical Review. Volume LIV, No. 4, December 1973. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1973. Pp (2),[369]-492,[i]-x. 8vo, white card covers, printed in red and black. Contents : 1. "D'Alton McCarthy. Equal Rights, and the Origins of the Manitoba School Question” (by J.R. Miller). 2. “Frank Underhill's Early Drafts of the Regina Manifesto 1933” (by Michiel Horn). 3. “The Saskatchewan CCF: Ascent to Power andthe Decline of Socialism” (by Peter R. Sinclair). Plus book reviews and re gular features. Very good. For the issue 15.00

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124 CROSS, Michael (ed.). MOOGK, Peter N. SILVER, A.I. NELLES, H.V. Canadian Historical Review. Volume 57, No. 4, December 1976
University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1976, 
CROSS, Michael (ed.). The Canadian Historical Review. Volume LVII, No. 4, December 1976. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1976. Pp (2),[399]-540,[i]-xvi. 8vo, white card covers, printed in red and black. Contents : 1. "In the Darkness of a Basement: Craftsmen's Associations in Early French Canada” (by Peter N. Moogk). 2. “Some Quebec Attitudes in an Age of Imperialism and Ideological Conflict” (by A.I. Silver). 3. “Public Ownership of Electrical Utilities in Manitoba and Ontario, 1906-30” (by H.V. Nelles). Plus book reviews and regular features. Very good. For the issue 15.00

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125 CROSS, Michael (ed.). STOKES, Lawrence D. HERZBERG, Gerhard PANNEKOEK, Frits Canadian Historical Review. Volume 57, No. 3, September 1976
University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1976, 
CROSS, Michael (ed.). The Canadian Historical Review. Volume LVII, No. 2, June 1976. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1976. Pp (2),[133]-264,(2). 8vo, white card covers, printed in red and black. Contents : 1. "The Rev.Griffiths Owen Corbett and the Red River Civil War of 1869-70” (by Frits P annekoek). 2. “Canada and an Academic Refugee from Nazi Germany: The Case of Gerhard Herzberg” (by Lawrence D. Stokes). Plus book reviews and regular features. Light browning to edges, else very good. For the issue 15.00

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126 Crowsnest Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 14, No. 05, March, 1962
Roger Duhamel, Ottawa , 1962, 
(Crowsnest). The Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 14, No. 5, March, 1962. (Ottawa : Roger Duhamel, 1962). Pp 1-28. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : RCN News Review; The Red Ensign Flies Again; Officers and Men; Births; The Little Ships; Home from the Sea; Basement Museum; Missing Relic; Books for the Sailor; The Navy Plays; RN Seeks Mobility; Far East Sports; Retirements; Naval Lore Corner No. 103. Cover photo of Ldg. Sea. Ronald J. Chafe raising the White Ensign at HMCS Churchill in northern Manitoba. Inside front cover photo of the frigate Beacon Hill. Rubbed, smudged, marks to front cover, mailing label, else very good. 18.00

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Deeper into the Forest.  Indian File Books No.1. 1st Cdn in dj, DANIELLS, Roy Indian File Books No.1
127 DANIELLS, Roy Indian File Books No.1 Deeper into the Forest. Indian File Books No.1. 1st Cdn in dj
McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1948, 
DANIELLS, Roy. Deeper into the Forest. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 1948. First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-76,(4). 8vo, red cloth spine, decorative grey and yellow patterned paper-covered boards. Watters p.53, Rhodenizer p.936, Spadoni & Donnelly 1334. His first book. No.1 in the Indian File Books series. Daniells (b. London, England, April 6, 1902 – d. Vancouver, April 13, 1979). A volume of verse arranged in five parts: Anthony; Deeper into the Forest; Da Vinci's Tale and Other Poems [others being "Unsearchable Dispose", "Funeral of an Administrator", "Buffalo", "Summer Days" and "Ducks"]; Farewell to Winnipeg (pp.63-66); and Epithalamion in Time of Peace. With Notes (pp.73-76). Very small circled C inkstamp (seen in other copies) to front free end-paper, else very good waith small spine stain and a small faded markto front of chipped dustjacket. 70.00

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Strange Tales of Canada.  2nd printing in dustjacket, Signed, DARIOS, Louise GERRY, Philippa C.
128 DARIOS, Louise GERRY, Philippa C. Strange Tales of Canada. 2nd printing in dustjacket, Signed
McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, 1972, ISBN:0770001998 1972 0770001998 / 9780770001995 
DARIOS, Louise. Strange Tales of Canada. Translation by Philippa C. Gerry. Toronto : McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, (1972). Second Printing. Pp. 162. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine.

Louise Darios (b. Paris), singer and comedienne.

"A tradition, a saying, a beliet, or a news item has inspired a tale from every Canadian province for this folk collection. It will attract readers of social history and folklore; its intrigue and drama will draw those of any age who like a gripping story. The sublet matter is as varied as Canada itself. A tale of love and the miraculous is ihe Letter of Jesus, from Newfoundland.There Is humour, as in The Witch (who happened to be Scottish), from Ontario, and Indian legend (The Sea-Serpent's Vertebra, from British Columbia).

In Strange Tales of Canada Louise Darios explores the legends and secrets ot such national groups as the French, English, Irish, Scottish and Ukrainian, as well as Indian and Eskimo. In studying the peoples of Canada and their ways of living, this distinguished folk artist has given us a fresh and intriguing look at legends ol Canada." - from the dj.

With stories from each province, including The Secular Mass (Nova Scotia) [in an Acadian village], The Seventh Son of a Seventh Son (New Brunswick), The Good Shipwreck (Prince Edward Island) and The Letter of Jesus (Newfoundland).

Ontario: The Witch
British Columbia: The Sea-Serpent's Vertebra
Yukon & Northwest Territories: The Caribou of Heaven
Québec: The Iliac Passion.
Manitoba: The Wind's Mask
Alberta: The Three Suns
Saskatchewan: Freedom! Precious Freedom!

Dampstaining to the top four inches of the spine, faint foxing to top edge, else very good in dustjacket. Author's signed gift inscription to the title page. 30.00

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129 DAVIS, John E. Life Story of a Leper : Autobiography of John E. Davis, Canadian Baptist Missionary Among the Telugus
Canadian Baptist Foreign Mission Board, Toronto, 1918, 
DAVIS, John E. The Life Story of a Leper : Autobiography of John E. Davis, Canadian Baptist Missionary Among the Telugus. Toronto, Canada : Canadian Baptist Foreign Mission Board, (1918). Second Edition. Pp (4),[5]-289,(1). Small 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Not in Watters, Rhodenizer. John Edwin Davis (b. February 17, Wicklow, Northumberland County, Ontario - d. April 28, 1916, Tracadie, New Brunswick at the Lazaretto there). Introduction by H.F. Laflamme. Chapters : 1. Parentage, Farm Life, and Youth; 2. Pioneer Life in the Canadian West (1880-1886) [Manitoba]; 3. Working My Way through College [includes: section on the Riel Rebellion, (pp.40-43), "Shoal Lake and Strathclair"]; 4. McMaster and the Missionary Call; 5. The Passage to India (1887) [via the Suez Canal aboard the SS McKenzie of the Clan Line]; 6. My Missionary Apprenticeship; 7. The Revival and the Hypnotist; 8. Gurumurti, The Timpany School and Smalkota Seminary; 9. My First Furlough; 10. A Fateful Choice, A Bribe, and a Revival; 11. The Lepers, the Blue Mountains and Demons; 12. Crushing Burdens and the Final Break; 13. Stricken Down with an Incurable Disease; 14. My Struggle for Life and the Defeat; 15. Five Years in the Lazaretto (pp.252-279); 16. The Glorious End. With a section "Building My Boat" (pp.174-176) a 48-footer called The Canadian. Photos include "Mission Boat - John Harris" (p.175); The Cocanada Mission House (p.80); "Native Staff - Ramachandrapuram" (p.165); and others. Printed on cheap paper. Wear to cloth, inner crack else very good and still solid. With a pencilled name and 1919 acquisition note. 50.00

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130 DELAUTE, Frank. Voyageurs Canoe Trip Diary, Hayes River, 1956. With photos and map by Eric W. Morse.
Reprinted by courtesy of Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited, by arrangement with Ottawa Journal, 1957, 
DELAUTE, Frank. The Voyageurs Canoe Trip Diary, Hayes River, 1956. With photos and map by Eric W. Morse. Reprinted by courtesy of the Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited, by arrangement with the Ottawa Journal. Pp (48) unpaginated. Illustrated. Large folding map at rear. Double Column. 8vo, printed white stapled card covers. Not in Cassell. “The 400-mile route taken by theparty was basically that used by the Hudson's Bay Co. in transporting thei r goods between York Factory on Hudson Bay and the Prairies, mostly by Yorkboats.” - E.W.M. Browning to spine and edges, else very good. Signed inscr iption dated December 1957 by Eric W. Morse. Scarce. 150.00

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131 DENNY, Cecil E., Sir CAMERON, W.B., ed. RUTHERFORD, A.C., Hon., foreword Law Marches West. First Edition in dustjacket
J.M. Dent and Sons (Canada) Ltd, Toronto, 1939, 
DENNY, Sir Cecil E. The Law Marches West. Edited and arranged by W.B. Cameron, with a foreword by Hon. A.C. Rutherford. Toronto : J.M. Dent and Sons (Canada) Ltd, (1939). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xvi,1319,(1),+ portrait frontispiece + 13 plates + folding map. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt RNWMP crest on front board, gilt lettering to spine.. Map end-papers. Peel, 979 [3677], Watters p.491, Rhodenizer p.649, Johnson, The Blackfeet: An Annotated Bibliography 191; Smith, Pacific Northwest Americana 2410, Arora, The Saskatchewan Bibliography 1238. Not in Hackett, South African War Books: An Illustrated Bibliography. "Few periods in the history of canada hold the glamour, the romance, the adventure of the early days of the West. Too often has this beenpresented to us second-hand. Rarely is it possible to re-create the living West in its beginnings through the eyes of an onlooker, but this volume do es it for us: the author wasone of the original officers of the Royal North-West Mounted Police sent in 1874 to establish law and order and to make the land for the eraly settler. From the carefully kept record of events day by day, Mr Cameron has woven a valuable, engrossing, and authentiuc accountof the transformation of Canada's great hinterland from lawless wilderness to peaceful, law-abiding, and progressive provinces." from front flap of d ustjacket. Chapters : 1. A Challenge and the Answer; 2. En Route and a WildNight wiuth the Elements; 3. 1874: The Famous March of the North-West Moun ted Police ; 4. Whoop-Up and the Whisky Traders; 5. Fort MacLeod: A Merry Christmas - A Black New Year; 6. An Interrupted Card game and a Slump in Spirits; 7. A Battle with Boreas; 8. Establishing Fort Walsh [Saskatchewan; 9.Fort Calgary on the Map; 10. Tobacco with the Compliments of the Sioux; 11 . The Blackfoot Treaty of 1877; 12. The Blackfoot Treaty - continued; 13. Sitting Bull Crosses the Line; 14. Farming and Stock-Raising Follow the Law;15. Murder at Walsh: Constable Grayburn Ambushed; 16. The Blackfeet People Settle for a Dead Cree; 17. Belly River Claims a Victim; 18. Lord Lorne Se es the West [Marquis of Lorne]; 19. 'Dickie' (Dickens's Son) Tangles with Bull Elk [Francis Dickens , 1844-1886]]; 20. Old Man's River Swallows a Town[Macleod, Fort Macleod]; 21. A Brutal Murder and Calgary's First Hanging; 22. Border Raids Create an International Problem; 23. Handling Treaty Seven's Seven Thousand Indians; 24. The North-West Rebellion of 1885; 25. Keeping the Peace amonmg the Southern Indians; 26. Rapid Development of the North-West; 27. The Mormons Come to Canada; 28. A Wierd Story of Gold and Guilt;29. The North-West Council Requests Widened Authority; 30. Scope of Police Duties Steadily Extended; 31. The Territories Secure Parliamentary Represe ntation; 32. The "Short Cut" to the klondyke: A Tragic Record; 33. The Indian Trades His Scalping-Knife for a Plough; 34. The North-West Mounted Police in the South African War; 35. Northern Indians Admitted to Treaty; 36. Peace River - and the End of the Trail. With index. Name, else very good in dustjacket with a Stanley Turner illustration (dustjacket nicked, chipped atlightly sunned spine and with a surface tear to rear panel affecting ten o r so words; all now protected in brodart protector]. Nice copy. 200.00

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132 Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources) National Museum of Canada Bulletin No. 132 ALCOCK, F. J. GODFREY, W. Earl Annual Report of the National Museum of Canada for the Fiscal Year 1952-53
National Museum of Canada, 1954, 
(Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources). Annual Report of the National Museum of Canada for the Fiscal Year 1952-53. Bulletin No. 132.Ottawa: National Museum of Canada, 1954. Pp. 313. Frontis. Plates all pres ent and included in pagination. 8vo, brown card covers. Contents: 1) F. J. Alcock's "General Activities of the National Museum of Canada" ; 2) RichardS. MacNeish's "The Stott mound and village, near Brandon, Manitoba" ; 3) T homas E. Lee's "The Giant site, Maintoulin Island" ; 4) Marcel Rioux's "Anthropology and folklore" ; 5) Madeleine Doyon's "Enquête menée dans la Beauce, auprès de maîtres-bûcherons" ; 6) Loris S. Russell's "A new species of Eurypterid from the Devonian of Gaspé" ; 7) Loris S. Russell's "Mammalian fauna of the Kishenehn formation, southeastern British Columbia" ; 8) E. L. Bousfield's "The distribution of spawning seasons of barnacles o the Atlantic Coast of Canada" ; 9) W. Earl Godfrey's "Birds of Prince Edward Island" ;10) S. D. MacDonald's "Report on investigations at Mould Bay, Prince Patri ck Island, N.W.T." ; 11) I. Mackenzie Lamb's "Lichens of Cape Breton Islands, Nova Scotia". Some minor chipping to top end of spine, a few small creases an sticker remnants to front cover, else vg. 40.00

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133 Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment. Report of the Work of the Invalided Soldiers' Commission, Canada, May, 1918
J. de L. Tache´, Ottawa, 1918, 
Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment. Report of the Work of the Invalided Soldiers' Commission, Canada, May, 1918. Ottawa : J. de LaBroquerie Taché, 1918. First Edition. Pp (2),[3]-107,(5). Tables in text. 8vo, printed wraps. Contents: Introductory Letter - List of Hospitals - Summary of Accommodation - Branches of the Work - Organization - Method of Organization: Method of Organization, Organization of Institutions, Vocational Organization, Works Organization, Military Organization, Employment Organization - Procedure regarding Men Returned from Overseas - Clearing Depots - Vocational Training - Industrial Surveys - Functional Re-education - Analysis of Invalids Returned from Overseas - The Tuberculosis Situation - List of Sanatoria Used by the Commission - Projected Sanatoria and Uniformity of Treatment - Blinded Soldiers - Lip Reading for the Deaf - Permanent Homes - Recreation Centres - Food Costs and Control - The Works Branch - Grants by Provincial Governments or Public Authorities - Artificial Limbs and Minor Orthopaedic Appliances - Recurrence of Disability in Discharged Men - Treatment of Returned Officers outside of Canada - The Insane - Nervous and Mental Disabilities : Analysis - Death Rate - Provision of Employment : Provincial Commissions - Ontario and Quebec - Nova Scotia, Manitoba, British Columbia - Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan - Land Settlement - Publicity - The UnitedStates - Pensions - Accounts - Disablement Fund - Classification of Staff - Proposals for Future Development. Appendices: I. Order in Council, P.C. 433, dated 21st February, 1918; II. Order in Council, P.C. 432, dated 21st February, 1918; III. Order in Council, P.C. 434, dated 21st February, 1918; IV. Order in Council, P.C. 446, dated 23rd February, 1918; V. Order in Council, P.C. 1366, dated 22nd June, 1918. New scale of pay and allowances for men undergoing treatment or training; VI. Scale of Pensions; VII. Soldier Settlement Act; VIII. Reports of Vocational Officers : a. Ontario; b. Quebec; c. Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island; d. New Brunswick; e. British Columbia; f. Manitoba; g. Saskatchewan; h. Alberta. Some chips and tears to partly detached covers, else very good. 85.00

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134 DEVINE, E.J. A Travers L'Amerique : de Terre-Neuve à l'Alaska. (Impressions de deux ans de séjour sur la côte de Bering. : Ex lib, worn
F. Paillart, Imprimeur, Abbeville, 1906, 
DEVINE, E. J., s.j. A Travers L'Amerique : De Terre-Neuve à l'Alaska. (Impressions de deux ans de séjour sur la côte de Bering). Abbeville : F. Paillart, Imprimeur, n.d. [1906]. "Premiere Traduction Francaise". Pp (6),[7]-267, (5) + 24 p. of illustrations. Map. Large 8vo, rebound in brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. O'Dea 1316b, Tourville, Alaska: A Bibliography 1282. Chapter I. Terre-Neuve - Ordre de depart pour Alaska - ebuts du Voyage. Newfoundland on pp.[7]-14. Illustrations : "Les Narrows - Entre du Port de St.-John's" and "St.-John's, Terre-Neuve" (opp. p.32); "Un paysage de Terre-Neuve" (opp. p.33); and "Le Cap Spear a Terre-Neuve" paired with "Le Cap Prince-de-Galles a l'Alaska" with the caption "Les deux Extremities de l'Amerique" (opp.p.81). Chapitres : 1. Terre-Neuve. - Ordre de départ pour Alaska. - Début du Voyage; 2. Vers l'Ouest.- Le Manitoba et ses champs de blé ; 3 .Les Prairies de l'Ouest. - Le Bétail. - Les Cowboys ; 4. A travers les Mon tagnes Rocheuses. Ressources de la Colombie anglaise ; 5. Seattle. - Sur lePacifique.- Les Iles Aléoutiennes ; 6. La Domination russe en Alaska ; 7. Echec des entreprises de la Russie. - Transfert du Territoire ; 8. La Côte de Bering. - Les Placers. - Une Excursionà l'océan Arctique ; 9. Le camp de.Mineurs de Council. - Vie d'un mineurà l'intérieur des terres ; 10. L'Exo de d'automne. - Préparatifs d'hiver sur la côte de Bering ; 11. Isolement de l'hiver en Alaska. - Le grand silence blanc ; 12. Les Courriers de l'Alaska. - La vie sociale dans un camp de mineurs ; 13. Les Tribus aborigènes del'Alaska. - Histoire et Coutumes ; 14. La Religion en Alaska. — Le travail des Missionnaires et ses résultats ; 15. La dernière année sur la côte de Bering. - Le Retour. Minor dampspotting to cloth, foxing to edges, else a very good, solid binding. 80.00

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Across Widest America : Newfoundland to Alaska. With the Impressions of TwoYears' Sojourn on the Bering Coast. US ed. inscribed, DEVINE, E.J.
135 DEVINE, E.J. Across Widest America : Newfoundland to Alaska. With the Impressions of TwoYears' Sojourn on the Bering Coast. US ed. inscribed
Benziger Brothers, New York, Cincinnati / Chicago, 1906, 
DEVINE, E.J., s.j. Across Widest America : Newfoundland to Alaska. With theImpressions of Two Years' Sojourn on the Bering Coast. Profusely Illustrat ed. New York, Cincinnati / Chicago : Benziger Brothers, (August) 1906. First U.S. Edition. Pp (12), [1]-307, (1), portrait frontispiece + 24 p. of illustrations + folding map. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and totem pole design to fr.board. O'Dea 1316a note, Watters p.958, Rhodenizer p.80, Tourville, Alaska: A Bibliography 1283. Chapter I. Newfoundland - Orders for Alaska - The Journey Begins. Newfoundland on pp.[1]-8. Spring 1902. "Two very interesting events took place during my stay which gave me glimpses of colonial life. One was the annual opening of the Legislative Assembly, [...].The second event was the opening of the sealing season. [...]. An inceiden t occured which was not down on the programme, but which lent additional interest to the scene on the docks. The sealmen went out on strike for higherwages. Three thousand daring, grim-looking Islanders marched up and down t he streets, clamoring for better terms for their toil. This was a new eventin the life of the city; [...]. - pp.2-3. par "When Newfoundland ceases to play with Fate and enters the Canadian Confederation, where she rightfully belongs, the problem of the future of the colony will solve itself. Meanwh ile, printer's ink and the advertiser - those heralds of empire - are actively at work." - p.7. Illustrations : "The narrows - Entrance to the Harbor of St.John's, Newfoundland" and "St.John's, Newfoundland" (opp. p.16); "Newfoundland Landscape" (opp. p.32); and "Cape Spear, Newfoundland, the Extreme Easterly Point of America" paired with "Cape Prince of Wales, Alaska, theExtreme Westerly Point of America" (opp.p.96). "This volume embodies the s ubstance of various articles which appeared in the London Month and the Canadian MessengerÄ Ä. To these some new matter has been added, and the whole has been recast and thrown into a more permanent form."- the Preface. Another in the "Newfoundland to ..." genre. See Rae's Newfoundland to Manitoba, (1881, O'Dea 907) and Mrs. Vincent's Newfoundland to Cochin China, (1892, O'Dea 1092). A few short margin tears, ow vg, with inscription to a Mr.John Callaghan "with Compliments and best wishes of the Author, Montreal July 1911". Uncommon. 95.00

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136 DICK, W.J. Commission of Conservation Conservation of Coal in Canada : With Notes on the Principal Coal Mines. First Edition
1914, 1914 
DICK, W.J. Conservation of Coal in Canada. With Notes on the Principal Coal Mines. Toronto : The Bryant Press Ltd., 1914. First Edition. Pp (3),iv-xii,[1]-212 + 26 leaves plates + 2 folding maps. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine.

A volume in the Commission of Conservation series.

Nova Scotia receives the fullest attention. (pp 33-94).

Coal Mines of Nova Scotia :
Economies effected In Mining -
Disposal of Coal Lands -
Mining Methods -
Utilization of Coal -
Generation of Power -
Coking of Coal;

Description of Principal Mines :
Dominion Coal Company:
No. 1 Colliery
No. 2 Colliery
No. 3 Colliery
No. 4 Colliery
No. 5 Colliery
No. 6 Colliery
No. 7 Colliery
No. 8 Colliery
No. 9 Colliery
No. 10 Colliery
No. 12 Colliery
No. 14 Colliery
No. 15 and No. 16 Mines
No. 21 and No. 22 Mines

Central Power Plants :
Central Power Plant, Glace Bay
New Waterford Power Plant
Betttngton Boilers

Springhill Collieries [Cumberland County]
No. 2 Mine
No. 3 Mine
By-product Coke-oven Plant

Nova Scotia Steel and Coal Company
No. 1 or Princess Colliery
No. 2 or Lloyd Colliery
No. 3 or Florence Colliery
No. 4 or Scotia Colliery
No. 5 or Queen Pit
Briquetting Plant, MacKay Mine
Inverness Railway and Coal Company
Inverness Mine
Briquetting Plant
Acadia Coal Company [Pictou County]
Albion Colliery
McGregor Mine
Acadia Mine
Allan Shafts
Central Power Plant
Intercolonial Coal Company
Drummond Mine.

Coal Mines of Saskatchewan :
Extent of Coal-fields
Bienfait Mine
Manitoba and Saskatchewan Coal Company
Western Dominion Colliery Company
Estevan Coal and Brick Company.

Coal Mines of Alberta :
Belly River Formation
Diamond Coal Company
Lethbridge Collieries
Alberta Railway and Irrigation C No. 6 Mine
No. 3 Mine
Chinook Coal Company
Royal Collieries
Canada West Coal Company
Breckenridge and Lund Coal Company
Galbraith Mine
Edmonton Formation :
Clover Bar Coal Company
Humberstone Mine
Bush Mine
Dawson Coal Company
Kootenay Formation :
Bankhead Mines
Canmore Coal Company
No. 1 Mine
No. 2 Mine

International Coal and Coke Company
McGillivray Creek Coal and Coke Company
Canadian Coal Consolidated
Old Mine
Shaft Mine
Leitch Collieries
No. 1 South Mine
No. 2 North Mine
West Canadian Collieries
Blairmore Mine
Bellevtte Mine
Lille Mine
Hillcrest Collieries
Maple Leaf Mining Company
Davenport Coal Company

4. Coal Mines of British Columbia :
Mining Methods in Crowsnest District
Hosmer Mine
Corbin Coal and Coke Company
Crowsnest Pass Coal Company
Coal Creek Collieries
Michel Collieries
Nicola Valley Coal-field :
Diamond Vale Coal Company
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Appendix II : By-product Coke-oven Plant. Algoma Steel Company, Sauit Ste. Marie, Ont.

Very good. 30.00

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Collected Writings of Lord Selkirk, 1799-1809 : Volume 1 in the Writings and Papers of Thomas Douglas, Fifth Earl of Selkirk, DOUGLAS, Thomas, Fifth Earl of Selkirk BUMSTED, J. M. (ed.)
137 DOUGLAS, Thomas, Fifth Earl of Selkirk BUMSTED, J. M. (ed.) Collected Writings of Lord Selkirk, 1799-1809 : Volume 1 in the Writings and Papers of Thomas Douglas, Fifth Earl of Selkirk
Manitoba Record Society, Winnipeg, 1984, 
DOUGLAS, Thomas, Fifth Earl of Selkirk. The Collected Writings of Lord Selkirk, 1799-1809 : Volume 1 in the Writings and Papers of Thomas Douglas, Fifth Earl of Selkirk. Edited and introduced by J. M. Bumsted. Winnipeg : Manitoba Record Society, 1984. No. 86 of a limited printing of 750 copies. Pp. 372. 8vo, red cloth. A selection of the writings of the Thomas Douglas, theFifth Earl of Selkirk, known by most Canadians as the founder of a colony at Red River in present-day Manitoba in 1811, from the years preceding his colonisation efforts in central Canada. Contents: 1) Untitled pamphlet on poor relief in Scotland, c.a. 1799 ; 2) Observations on The Present State ofThe Highlands of Scotland, with a View of The Causes and Probable Conseque nces of Emigration ; 3) A Letter to the Peers of Scotland by The Earl of Selkirk ; 4) Substance of the speech of the Earl of Selkirk, in the House of Lords, Monday, August 10, 1807, on the defence of the country ; 5) On the necessity of a more effectual system of national defence, and the means of establishing the permanent security of the kingdom ; 6) A letter addressed to John Cartwright, Esq. of the committee at the Crown and Anchor on the subject of parliamentary reform. Very good in slightly rubbed dustjacket. 50.00

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138 DOWNES, P. G. Sleeping Island. The story of one man's travels in the great barren lands of the Canadian North. 1st UK in worn dj.
Herbert Jenkins, London, 0, 
DOWNES, P. G. Sleeping Island . The story of one man's travels in the greatbarren lands of the Canadian North. Illustrated from photographs. L.: Herb ert Jenkins Limited, [n.d.]. First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-191,(1), + 16 p. ofplates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Cassell 588. A canoeing and portaging adventure to the relatively uncharted (at this time) regions of northern Manitoba, starting at the southern end of Lake Winnipeg, travelling as far north as Nueltin Lake along the Cochrane River, travelling eastward to Churchill on Hudson Bay, then southward to The Pas. Includes accounts of "poling and shooting treacherous rapids that might continue into eternity for all he knew, packing canoe and loads over rocky, mile-long portages, blinded and staggering, spinning out yarns of the North country with trappers and traders gathered around the stove in remote Hudson's Bay Company posts, visiting with old friends among Indians and Eskimos." - from the dj. Faint edge-spotting, some light wear to spine ends, else vg in chipped, worn dj. 100.00

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139 DUFF, Louis Blake Amazing Story of the Winghamite Secretary of Louis Riel
University of Western Ontario, 1955, 
DUFF, Louis Blake. Amazing Story of the Winghamite Secretary of Louis Riel. London, Ont.: Lawson Memorial Library, The University of Western Ontario, 1955. Pp 37 leaves. 4to, stapled card covers. Western Ontario History Nuggets No. 22. Some pen marking, else vg. 40.00

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140 DUFFY, Helen. SMITH, Frances K. BRANDTNER, Fritz) BRANDTNER, Fritz) Brave New World of Fritz Brandtner. pbk.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, ON, 1982, ISBN:0889110255 
DUFFY, Helen and Frances K. SMITH. The Brave New World of Fritz Brandtner. Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queens University, Kingston, Ontario. [Foreword by Robert Swain]. Kingston, ON: Agnes Etherington Art Centre, (1982). Pp. [i]-xxiii,(1),1-96,(4), including plates. Illustrated in colour. French and English preceding one another. Oblong 8vo, illustrated black card covers. A catalogue of an exhibition of the German-born Canadian artist's paintings. Some light wear and vertical creasing to spine, else vg. 60.00

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