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121 DAVISON, James Doyle, (ed.) Mud Creek : The Story of the Town of Wolfville, Nova Scotia. signed, cloth
Wolfville Historical Society, Wolfville, NS, 1985, ISBN:096171900 
DAVISON, James Doyle, (ed.). Mud Creek : The Story of the Town of Wolfville, Nova Scotia. (Wolfville) : Wolfville Historical Society, 1985. Pp (3),iv-xiii,(1),1-255,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, brown card covered boards with brown leather spine, gilt lettering to spine. Fine. Signed without inscription byDavidson on the title page. Scarce in hardcover. 100.00

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122 DAVISON, James Doyle. CHIPMAN, Eliza Ann. Eliza of Pleasant Valley : Her Family, Church, and Community in Nineteenth Century Cornwallis Township, Kings County, Nova Scotia. First Edition
1983, 1983 0969128703 / 9780969128700 
DAVISON, James Doyle. Eliza of Pleasant Valley : Her Family, Church, and Community in Nineteenth Century Cornwallis Township, Kings County, Nova Scotia. Wolfville, Nova Scotia : Published by the Author, (1983). "Printed in Canada by Lancelot Press Limited, Hantsport, N.S." Pp (3),i-xii,(1),[1]-188,(2). Illustrated with a few drawings, b&w photos, &c in the text. 8vo, art-and photo-illustrated pale yellow cardcovers with black lettering to front cover & spine.

James Doyle Davison (b. January 19, 1910, Moncton, New Brunswick - d. October 9, 2003, Wolfville, Nova Scotia).

Eliza Ann Chipman, nιe Chipman (b. July 3, 1807, Cornwallis Township, Kings County, Nova Scotia - d. October 23, 1853, Pleasant Valley (Berwick North), Kings County, Nova Scotia) .
See DCB, Volume 8.

Preface;
Foreword by Margaret Conrad;
Tribute to Eliza Ann Chipman [a poem by D.O. Parker, David Otho Parker, 1830-1906)];

1. Beginning of Pleasant Valley:
Settlement and Settlers --
The Land --
Customs --
The Chipman Family --
Some Families of Pleasant Valley.

2. Eliza of Cornwallis:
Eliza Began Her Diary --
Diary of Mary Ann Norris --
William Chipman's First Wife --
Eliza Became Mrs. William Chipman --
The Wedding.

3. Eliza of Pleasant Valley:
A Minister's Wife --
The Meetinghouse --
The Church's Larger Interests --
Motherhood --
Women's Sphere --
Trying to Please God --
Sabbath School --
The Community Relationships.

4. Years of Trial:
Illness and Death --
More Family Cares --
The Schooling for Children --
Other Communications --
The Chipman Family At School --
Isaac Chipman Drowned --
Her Final Illness,
Death.

5. Tributes to Eliza of Pleasant Valley:
Testimonials and Funeral --
Memoir of Mrs. Eliza Ann Chipman.

6. Eliza Chipman's Family Connections.

7. Bibliography.

8. Index.

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123 DAVISON, James Doyle. SHAW, Alice T.). CHIPMAN, Curtis Holmes, intro.]. Alice of Grand Pre : Alice T. Shaw and Her Grand Pre Seminary. Female Education in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. First Edition, Signed
1981, 
DAVISON, James Doyle. Alice of Grand Pre : Alice T. Shaw and Her Grand Pre Seminary. Female Education in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. Wolfville, N.S.: the author, ([May] 1981). First Printing. Pp (1).[i]-ix,[1]-197,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth tape spine, pale yellow cardcovers. James Doyle Davison (b. January 19, 1910, Moncton, New Brunswick - d. October 9, 2003, Wolfville, Nova Scotia). Introduction by Curtis Holmes Chipman. Contents: 1 Alice the Learner: The Family Origins -- Settlement at Pleasant Valley -- Educational Opportunities in Nova Scotia -- At Mount Holyoke Seminary; 2. Alice the Influencer: Female Education in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick -- Popularity of Female Seminaries -- Alice Begins Grand Pre Seminary -- Attitude Toward Education of Females -- Alice's Seminary and Her Environs; 3. Alice the Home-Maker, Her Troubled Seminary: Marriage, Husband's Career -- Fortunes of Grand Pre Seminary; 4. The Closing Years: Correspondence -- Retirement -- Death -- Recollections; 5. Epilogue; 6. Notes. Very good. Signed by the author. 30.00

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124 DE PAOR, Liam. Ireland and Early Europe : Essays and Occasional Writings on Art and Culture. First Edition in dustjacket.
Four Courts Press, Dublin, 1997, ISBN:1851822976 
DE PAOR, Liam. Ireland and Early Europe : Essays and Occasional Writings onArt and Culture. (Dublin) : Four Courts Press, (1997). First Printing. Pp. (4),[5]-220,(4). 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "This book incorporates writings produced over a period of more than thirty years. Some have not been published before. All are concerned in one way or another with the 'intimate history' of Ireland's dealings with Britain and Europe, which is the subject of the first essay. That paper covers the whole span from early prehistory until the present day, but in general the pieces gathered here deal with ancient and early medieval Ireland, and with times, therefore, when Irish prestige and influence were great in Europe; when monks and scholars, among others, went out from Ireland to embrace the needs of their English, British and Continental neighbours, and when Irish kings, artists and writers gladly absorbed the post-Roman civilization of the lands to the south and east and made it their own. Irish art and culture have displayed the greatest originality and creativity in times of close interaction with the outside world, rather than in a period of withdrawal and isolation. This is the chief theme of 'Ireland and Early Europe'. 'Ar scath a cheile a mharieann na daoine'. We live in the shadow of one another. It is exemplified in the history of a people that has reached out to a wider world." - from the rear panel of the dustjacket. Contents: 1. An Intimate History; 2. Cultural Relations; 3. The Elgin Marble or the Parthenon Frieze; 4. The Art of the Celtic Peoples; 5. The Celtic Woman; 6. Central Europeans, Ancient and Modern; 7. The Painted People; 8. Hillforts from the Air; 9. Tara;10. Arles and Lerins; 11. The Cursing of Tara; 12. Raths; 13. The Conversi on of Britain; 14. St Brigid's Birthplace; 15. The Leek and the Shamrock; 16. Early Irish Writing; 17. 'Gaelic' Lettering; 18. St Brendan the Navigator; 19. The Art of Enamelling; 20. Iona; 21. St Aidan of Lindisfarne; 22. Monuments of the Dead; 23. The Book of Durrow; 24. The Tara Brooch; 25. The Derrynaflan Altar Set; 26. Irish Monks and Frankish Churches; 27. The World of the Book of Kells; 28. The Church of the Irish; 29. The Monastic Ideal: a poem attributed to St Manchan; 30. Domhnall Mor Ua Briain and the Normans; 31. Crosses and Kings; 32. Fauves and Peasants; 33. The Dressing of Stone; 34. The Battle of Dysert. Very good in dustjacket. 35.00

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125 DECOSTE, John A. ROBAR-DECOSTE, Twila Little Wren Church : A History of St.Mary's Anglican Church. ex-library. signed
Printed by Lancelot Press Limited, Hantsport, 1990, ISBN:0889994552 
DECOSTE, John A. and Twila ROBAR-DECOSTE. The Little Wren Church : A History of St.Mary's Anglican Church. Illustrated by Twila Robar DeCoste. (Hantsport : Printed by Lancelot Press Limited, 1990). First Edition. Pp (3),4-249,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white photo-illustrated card covers. Located in Auburn, King's County. Nova Scotia. "This lovely old Church has been called 'The Mussell Shell Church,' 'The Strange Church of St. Mary's' and 'The Little Wren Church in the Vale.' Here is a look at the first two hundred years in the life of St. Mary's Anglican Church, Auburn, N.S. It is a glimpse not only of the building itself, but of the people who have sustained and supported it for two centuries." - from the rear cover. Contents: Foreword by Frederick William Hinxman (Father Fred). 1. The Church of England in Kings County:The Early Years; 2. The Building of a New Church; 3. John Wiswall: TheFirst Rector; 4. 'The Bishop's Son' and The Parish of Aylesford; 5. Establ ishing a Church Family; 6. Rev. Richard Avery: Rector 1852-1887; 7. Into a New Century; 8. The Home Front; 9. Tea Meetings and Ice Cream Socials; 10. When Two or Three Are Gathered Together; 11. Rev. Kennedy B. Wainwright and'The Mussel Shell Church' ; 12. Reaching Out; 13. Restoration: A Proud Tra dition Maintained; 14. Building For The Future; 15. Celebrating Two HundredYears of Faith; Epilogue Rectors of St. Mary's Church Wardens of St. Mary' s Church Vestry Clerks and Organists. With endnotes and bibliography. Ex-library, else vg. Signed by both authors. 14.00

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126 DODGEON, Michael H., and Samuel N.C. LIEU (eds.) Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars (AD 226-363) : A Documentary History. First Edition in dustjacket
Routledge, London and New York, 1991, ISBN:0415003423 
DODGEON, Michael H., and Samuel N.C. LIEU (eds.). Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars (AD 226-363) : A Documentary History. London and New York : Routledge, (1991). First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xxvii,(1),[1]-430,(6). Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. "The crisis in the third century saw Rome not only embroiled in contests of succeeding short-lived Emperors, but also assailed by an increasing variety of hostile peoplesfrom outside its frontiers. In the east, the decline of Parthia gave the o pportunity for the renewal of Persian power under the Sassanian kings; the great caravan city of Palmyra in Syria revolted, bringing with it for a time Egypt and most of Asia Minor. The restoration of order by the Emperor Aurelian was followed bv the consolidation of power by Diocletian, who transformed the frontiers into a new and stronger line, of defence more than of communication. Owing to the complex racial interplay of this period, the sources for its history exist in a range of different ancient languages; they are diverse, scattered, and often inaccessible. With the exception of the Res Gestae of Ammianus the least adequate are those in Latin, the imperial lives of the Historia Augusta. These have to be supplemented by such works asthe Greek History of Zosimus and the Chronicle of John Malalas, as well as the Armenian history of Moses of Chorene and the Arabic History of the Ara bs of Al-Tabari. The book includes selections from these works in new English translations, as well as translations of papyri and inscriptions. The Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars will be a uniquely valuable resource for scholars working on a period of Roman history that is attractmg increasing attention." (from the dj). Contents : Introduction. Part I. (c. AD 226-352). 1. The Rise of the Sassanians. 2. The Persian expedition of Gordian III (the `first campaign' of Shapur I against the Roman Empire). 3. The Second and Third Campaigns of Shapur I againstthe Roman Empire. 4. The Riseand Fall of Palmyra. 5. From Probus to Diocletian. 6. Rome and Shapur II: Shapur and Constantine (c. 302-337). 7. Rome and Shapur II: The early wars of Constantius II (337-350). Part II. (AD 353-363). 8. Rome and Shapur II: The later wars of Constantius II (353-360). 9. Rome and Shapur II: The Persian Expedition of Julian (March-June, 363). Appendix 1 - Select passages from sources in Arabic and New Persian. Appendix 2 - Select passages from Armenian historians. Appendix 3 - Select documents from Dura-Europos. Appendix4 - Eastern victories in imperial titulature. Appendix 5 - The frontier un its according to the notitia dignitatum. Glossary of Roman military terms. Very good in dustjacket. 60.00

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127 DONALDSON, L.J. Canada for All Canadians : A Practical Programme of Prosperity for all the People. First Edition, Paperback
1941, 
DONALDSON, L.J. Canada for All Canadians : A Practical Programme of Prosperity for all the People. Halifax: Royal Print and Litho Ltd., December 1941.First Edition. Pp (6),7-119,(1). 8vo, printed blue card covers with blank spine. Lewis Johnstone Donaldson.(b. May 29, 1866 Cornwallis, Kings County., N.S - d. December 31, 1950, Halifax). Weinrich, Social Protest from the Left in Canada 1870-1970: A Bibliography 2340. Not in Watters or Rhodenizer.A socio-political tract by the then Rector Emeritus of Trinity Church, Hal ifax, Nova Scotia. At Trinity from 1903 to 1939. In 1942 he was appointed priest-in-charge of Timberlea's Anglican church. Part I. Economic Wrongs in Canada To-Day 1. Unemployment; 2. The Unjust Distribution of the Rewards ofIndustry; 3. The Denial of Real Industry; 4. The Intolerable Burden of Pay ing Interest; 5. The Contradiction of the Principles of Christianity : Section 1 : Five Leading Principles in the Teaching of Jesus; 6 The Contradiction of the Principles of Christianity (contd): Section 2 : Captialism Contradicts these Chrstian Principles. Part II. Essental Characteristics of a NewEconomic Order. 7. All Resources Massed for the Goal of Human Welfare; 8. Opportunity for All to Work and Earn; 9. A Planned and Supervised Economic Life; 10. Liberty of Action, Inspiration, and Reward for Servce; 11. Its Principles in Harmony with those of Christ. Part III. How To Establish Real Democracy. 12. Through the Process of Education; 13. Supplemented by the Co-operative Movement [with a section on Nova Scotia, pp.94-95, with mention of Saint Francis Xavier University, Moses Coady, J.J. Tompkins, A.B. MacDonald, &c]; 14. By the Agency of a Sympathetic Political Party; 15. Under a Progressive Development; 16. Supported by an Earnest Propaganda for Righteousness; 17. Winning a Victorious and Lasting Peace. Light browning to covers,short tear, else very good. 15.00

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128 DUNCAN, Dorothy Nothing More Comforting : Canada's Heritage Food. First Printing
Dundurn, Toronto, 2012, ISBN:9781459706699 
DUNCAN, Dorothy. Nothing More Comforting : Canada's Heritage Food. Toronto : Dundurn, (2012). First Printing. Pp (8),[9]-250,(6). 8vo, illustrated pale green card covers, lettered in black and yellow. "Nothing More Comfortingis a reflection of our society: an eclectic mix of many different cultures and traditions. Dorothy Duncan – with her extensive knowledge of heritage foods – has chosen her favourite "Country Fare" columns from the popular Century Home magazine for this wonderful book on Canada's heritage cuisine. Each column focuses on one particular food or ingredient followed by historical facts and traditional recipes for you to try at home. Fast-food restaurants and instant foods will never replace our seasonal and regional specialties: maple syrup, fiddleheads, rhubarb (pie plant to our ancestors), asparagus, corn on the cob, Saskatoon berries and McIntosh apples. The recipes in this book take advantage of Canada's unique foods, creating a taste that is distinctly Canadian. Nothing More Comforting will provide the avid as well as the armchair cook with interesting food facts and new recipes to try." (from the back cover). Contents : Preface -- Maple Magic -- Signs of Spring -- Preserve the Pie Plant -- Herbs of Grace -- Savoury Seasonings -- Gone to Seed -- Ginger It Up -- Is There a Devil in the Dairy? -- More Cheese,Please -- Sunny Side Up -- The Staff of Life -- Tell the Bees We Need Them -- Fairy Rings and Other Magic Morels -- Catch of the Day -- The Sweet Str awberry -- Berry Delicious! -- Bountiful Blueberries -- ,A Bowl of Cherries-- In Praise of the Peach -- Bring Back the Beet! -- Know Your Onions -- T oothsome Tomatoes -- The Indispensable Potato -- A Cavalcade of Corn -- Peter, Peter, Pumpkin-Eater -- Of Cabbages and Kings -- Pear Essentials -- An Apple a Day -- Rewards of the Harvest -- High on the Hog -- Celebrating Cranberries -- Festive Fowl and Forcemeat -- The Proof Is in the Pudding. Verygood. 12.00

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129 DUNCANSON, John V. (compiler) Duncanson Family of Horton, Nova Scotia (A genealogical account of the descendants of James Duncanson who lived at Horton, Nova Scotia between 1782 and 1802.)
Saint John, N.B., 1962, 
DUNCANSON, John V., (compiler). The Duncanson Family of Horton, Nova Scotia(A genealogical account of the descendants of James Duncanson who lived at Horton, Nova Scotia between 1782 and 1802.) (Saint John, N.B.: n.pub.), Ju ne 1962. Pp [i]-viii,1-106,(2) leaves printed one side only + map. Illustrated with a Postcard of Cape Blomidon (pasted to page vi). 4to, blue comb-bound, blue card covers. John Victor Duncanson (born August 25, 1918, Windsor, N.S. - d. January 14, 1999, Falmouth, Hants County, N.S.). Contents : 1. James Duncanson (?-1802). 2. James A. Duncanson (?-?). 3. George Duncanson (1774-?). 4. Mary Duncanson (1773-1845). 5.Charles Duncanson (1781-1865). 6. William Duncanson (1782-1868). 7. Ebenezer Duncanson (?-?). 8. Alexander Duncanson (?-?). 9. Solomon Duncanson (?-1862). 10. Additional Notes. Appendices. Post card detached (but present), penned name, else very good. Copy No. 39 of unknown number printed. With two Typed Letters Signed from the author laid in. Scarce. 270.00

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130 DUNN, Brenda Studies in Archaeology, Architecture and History Acadians of Minas. Revised Edition.
National Historic Parks and Sites, Parks Service, Environment Canada, Ottawa, 1990, ISBN:0660117746 1990 
DUNN, Brenda. The Acadians of Minas. (Ottawa) : National Historic Parks andSites, Parks Service, Environment Canada, (1990). Pp (3),4-32. Illustrated . Maps. Oblong 8vo, stapled illustrated wrappers. In the Studies in Archaeology, Architecture and History series. Sections: The French Regime, 1680s-1713; British Rule, 1713-1765; Notes, Select Bibliography. Very good 20.00

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131 DURHAM, Victor G. Submarine Boys' Lightning Cruise, or The Young Kings of the Deep
Saalfield Publishing Company, Akron, Ohio / New York, 1935, 
DURHAM, Victor G. The Submarine Boys' Lightning Cruise, or The Young Kings of the Deep. Illustrated. Akron, Ohio / New York : The Saalfield PublishingCompany, (copyright 1910). [ca 1935]. Pp [1]-212,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, il lustrated blue cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. A juvenile adventure novel in The Submarine Boys' Series. Front inner hinge cracked, gift inscription (dated 1937), else very good. 12.50

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132 EAGLES, Douglas Eaton. Genealogical History of Long Island (North Grand Prι), Kings Co., N.S. First Edition
Sarnia, Ontario, 1977, 
EAGLES, Douglas Eaton. A Genealogical History of Long Island (North Grand Prι), Kings County, N.S. Sarnia, Ontario : [published by the Author], May 12, 1977.First Edition. Pp (6),[1]-111,(2). With 25 b&w photos in the text. Several maps in the text. Index. 4to, illustrated white stapled card covers.Contents : Preface; A Genealogical History of Long Island; The Early Years ; Fishing; Long Island History - An Overview; Island Farms: Andrew, Asa, Frank Davison; Oliver Prentice; John Allison, Benjamin Ward; Arnold Kilcup, Herbert Lowe; Daniel, Archie, Gordon, Alden Allen; Samuel Hamilton; Leonard,Samuel, Dawson Palmeter; Stephen, Edward, Vernon Gould; Elnathan, Sanford, Kinsman, Leander Palmeter; James, Nathaniel Faulkner; Nathaniel Eagles; Be ach Resorts; Thomas, Wright, Joseph, B. 0. Davison; Elias, John Eagles; Joseph, Elihu, Benjamin Woodworth; Alexander, Boss Fullerton; Samuel Woodworth; Charles, James, Robert, Everett Palmeter; Long Island Public School; LongIsland Union Church; Genealogies of Long lsland Families : Allen, Bennett, Davison, Davidson, Eagles, Faulkner, Gould, Hamilton, Palmeter, Reid, Stew art, Walsh, Woodworth, Woodward; Appendix. Rubbed, else very good. With a Typed Letter from the author laid in. 90.00

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133 EATON, Arthur Wentworth Geneaological Sketch of The Nova Scotia Eatons. First Edition
Morning Herald Office, Halifax, N.S., 1885, 1885 
EATON, Arthur Wentworth, (comp.). Geneaological Sketch of The Nova Scotia Eatons. Halifax, N.S. : "Printed at the Morning Herald Office", 1885. First Edition. Pp (4),5-128. Index. 8vo, grey boards, lettered in black.

Rev. Arthur Wentworth Hamilton Eaton, D.C.L. (b. December 10, 1849, Kentville - d. 1937, Boston).

Contents :
The Re-settlement of Acadia (poem by Arthur Wentworth Eaton);
Introductory Sketch (by Rev. William Hadley Eaton);
The Nova Scotia Eatons.

Spine repaired with black cloth tape and title on embossed plastic tape, top corner of front cover clipped, margins browned, a few tidy penned notes, penned name and address, else very good. 80.00



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134 EATON, Arthur Wentworth Hamilton BIRD, Will R., association copy) History of Kings County, Nova Scotia, Heart of the Acadian Land, giving a sketch of the French and their expulsion; and a history of the New England Planters who came in their stead, with many genealogies 1604-1910. Will R. Bird's copy.
Salem Press Company, Salem, MA, 1910, 
EATON, Arthur Wentworth Hamilton. The History of Kings County, Nova Scotia,Heart of the Acadian Land, giving a sketch of the French and their expulsi on; and a history of the New England Planters who came in their stead, withmany genealogies 1604-1910. Salem, MA : The Salem Press Co., 1910. Pp. [i] -xii,(4),[1]-898,(2). 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering and borders to spine. A chronological history of Kings County, Nova Scotia, from the arrival of Champlain and de Monts to the publication of this volume. Contents : 1. King's County. 2. The Micmac Indians. 3. The Acadian French. 4. The Acadians to the Expulsion. 5. The Coming of the New England Planters to Cornwallis and Horton. 6. The Township of Aylesford. 7. The Township of Parrsborough. 8. Kentville, the Shire Town. 9. Wolfville, Canning, Berwick, and other places. 10. County Government, Public Officials. 1. Roads and Travelling, Dyke Building. 12. Chief Industries of the County. 13. Houses, Furniture, Dress. 14. Marriages, Domestic Life, Slaves, Etc. 15. The Anglican Church. 16. The Congregationalist Church, and the Alline Revival. 17. Early Presbyterianism. 18. The Rise of the Baptists. 19. Early Methodism. 20. The Roman Catholic Church. 21. The Progress of Education. 22. Acadia University. 23. Literature, Authors, Newspapers. 24. Plitics, Represenatives to the Legislature. 25. The County's Militia. 26. Current Events. Population at Different Periods. Biographies. Family Sketches (pp.542-883). Index. Light wear to outer hinges with some fraying to spine ends and other extremities, name to ffep, else a very good, clean copy. With a gift inscription to Nova Scotia historian and historical novelist Will R. Bird, inked to ffep. 400.00

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135 EATON, Charles Ernest Nova Scotia Eatons 1760-1975
1979, 
EATON, Charles Ernest. The Nova Scotia Eatons 1760-1975. N.pl.: n.pb., 1979. Pp (4),[1]-836,(1),1-49,(3). 4to, blue plastic covers, open spine. Pennedname, else very good. 65.00

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136 ELLAM, Patrick MUDIE, Colin Sopranino : 10,000 Miles over the Ocean in a Midget Sailboat. First American Edition in dustjacket
Norton, New York, 1953, 
ELLAM, Patrick and Colin MUDIE. Sopranino : 10,000 Miles over the Ocean in a Midget Sailboat . New York : Norton, (1953). First American Printing. Pp.[1]-288, + 12 p. of plates. Charts and diagrams in text. 8vo, blue cloth w ith gilt lettering to spine. Ellam and Mudie's account of their months of voyaging aboard a small sailboat, whose "wood planking of her hull was barely thicker than a cigarette, and for lightness she carried no motor and no transmitting radio." Their journey began in Falmouth, culminating in New York (by way of the Canaries, Morocco, and the Caribbean). Chapters : 1. In the Beginning - The Situation • An Idea • Theta • Thames Estuary - The Hitch-Hiker • To France and Back in a Gale - The Information Comes in • A Longer Passage - The Customs Officer; 2. The Die is Cast - Sopranino Is Conceived • Building on the Thames - Launching • Seven Hours on a Trapeze - The Race to Spain • Junior Offshore Group - The Decision Is Made; 3. Building Up - Colin Agrees to Come - The Expedition Is Kept a Secret • Modifications - Division of Responsibility • Routes and Timings - Trade Winds and Hurricanes •Doctors and Dentists - The Fish Man • Patrick Lands in Jail - Falmouth. Th e Last Base • Hannibal Comes Aboard - We Sail Away from England; 4. Southward Ho! - The Smallest Ship in the World - The Bay of Biscay. Calms and Gales - Corunna and El Ferrol - Gale down the Portuguese Coast - The Gingerbread Castle • We Are Guarded - Cabbages and Kings • Cleaning and Painting - Ceremonial Departure • In and Out of the Tagus; 5. Fair Wind to Africa - Fairy Stories • The Last Headland of Europe - A Storm Brewing • Casablanca, Arabs, Riots, Camels - The Storm Arrives, Sinking the Kangaroo - Cherry Brandy• Patrick Is Washed off the Sea Wall - Our Broadcast in French • We Bun ou t of Money - Away down the Barbary Coast • The Agadir Line - Colin Is III at Sea • We Arrive in Las Palmas - Colin Goes to the Hospital; 6. Over the Western Ocean - Preparing for the Atlantic Crossing - No One Has Ever Tried It • Patrick Finds a Store - Grand Central Station • Our Anchor Is Stolen -Apology from the Thieves' Union - A Dog, a Cock, and a Pig - Last Sight of Land for a Month - We Find the Trade Winds • Both Sick—Poisoning? - A Theo ry about Waves • Learning to Navigate - PointofNoBeturn • Settling in - A Quarter of the Way Across; 7. The Firgas Drinkers - Time Goes out of Joint •The Danger of Falling Off - Sunshine and Showers • Clouds as Companions - The Barometer Drops. We Prepare for a Hurricane - Routines and Habits • Poetry and the London Times - Halfway. Celebrations. Partridge for Supper - Swimming a Thousand Miles from Land - Lights under the Water • The Long-Tailed Bird - Porridge Cakes • The Weather Is Tiresome - We Hold a Meeting; 8. Barbados - In the Tropics • Chasing Battles - Running in. Planning Our FirstMeal Ashore - Becalmed Seven Hundred Miles Offshore - Our Aiming Point • F lying Fish - One Steamer, One Shark • Final Approach, Singing - We Sight Barbados Ahead - In Port, but We Don't Go Ashore - Transatlantic Mail - Aboard H.M.S. Devonshire for a Scrub ; 9. Windward Islands - Steel Bands • Robinson Crusoe - Where Oysters Grow on Trees - Becalmed in the Gulf of Paria - Mole Crickets and Parasol Ants - Hot Rods and Octopus Racing - One White Man • A Deserted Island • Villa Creek - The Fire Bug • Pigeon Island • Fort de France - Jungle and Dugout Canoes - Hove to off the Antiguan Coast - Old English Harbor; 10. Westward to Cuba - Past St. Martin and Sabre • Round Rock Passage - Our First Contact with America • Dreaming of Beer - We Are Held up at Knife Point - Colin Doubles for Arlene Dahl - Our Last Run Together- Caught by a Tropical Storm off the Reefs - Nueva Gerona, Isle of Pines - Colin Flies for Home • Patrick Carries on Alone; 11. Florida Reefs - Patri ck Finds a Crew - Waterspouts and Thunderstorms - A Bombing Target • The Crew Goes Home - Patrick Sails Alone - Nearly Wrecked on the Florida Reefs - Sopranino Arrives in Miami - The Police and the Blonde • Ethalion Collected- Intracoastal Waterway • The Dismal Swamp - Chesapeake and Delaware • New York; Epilogue; 12. The Technical Side - The Boat • Equipment • Handling • Navigation - Preparation • Organization • Stores - Colin's Second Thoughts - Some Special Skills for Sopranauts. Light edgewear, else vg in rubbed, s pine chipped, price-clipped dustjacket. 30.00

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137 ELLIOTT, John R. Gone But Not Forgotten : Cemetery Inscriptions of Kings County, New Brunswick. Volume 2 : Sussex Parish
Copy Write Centre, Saint John, N.B., 19992, 
ELLIOTT, John R. Gone But Not Forgotten : Cemetery Inscriptions of Kings County, New Brunswick. Volume 2 : Sussex Parish. Saint John, N.B.: Printed byCopy Write Centre, 1992. Pp (4),1-355,(1). 4to, white comb bound, illustra ted white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Foreword. Introduction: Stonecutters. Sussex Parish : Unmarked Gravesites; Previous Transcriptio ns; Organization & Methodology. Trinity Anglican Cemetery (Sussex Corner); Kirk Hill Cemetery (Sussex); St. Francis Xavier Roman Catholic Cemetery (Wards Creek); Millview Cemetery (Upper Wards Creek); Knox United Church Cemetery (Markhamville); Southfield Cemetery (Southfield); Evergreen Mmemorial Park (Sussex). Spine browned, small brown stain to bottom of front cover, name, else very good. 100.00

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138 ELLS, Glenn Starting Over : Acadians and New England Planters in Nova Scotia in the 1760's : A Novel. First Edition,
Glenn Ells, Sheffield Mills, N.S., 2007, ISBN:0978207807 
ELLS, Glenn. Starting Over : Acadians and New England Planters in Nova Scotia in the 1760's : A Novel. (Sheffield Mills, Kings County, N.S. : Glenn Ells, 2007). First Edition. Pp (4),5-179,(1). Map. Large 8vo, illustrated green card covers, variant with "Starting Over" and "Glenn Ells" printed in white to spine. “Set in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley in 1760, this historical novel is fictional but is based on the little known and widely ignored history of the region, dealing with the Planter years between the expulsion of the Acadians and the influx of Loyalists following the American Revolution.” - from the back cover. 1. Joseph LeBlanc and Joe White; 2. Joe Joins aWork Gang; 3. Town Plot; 4. The Ells Family; 5. Under the Pine Tree; 6. Tr avelling and Trading; 7. The Road to Halifax; 8. Anna's Accident; 9. The Winter of 1761; 10. Robert's Pardon; 11. Anna's Summer; 12. A New House and aPotato Market; 13. Joe's Summer Begins; 14. Virginia, Boston and Halifax; 15. The Reunion; 16. Andrew Young; 17. Starting Over. With Epilogue, Glossary, and Appendix - List of Cornwallis Township Grantees. Very good. 15.00

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Starting Over : Acadians and New England Planters in Nova Scotia in the 1760's : A Novel.  First Edition, Signed., ELLS, Glenn
139 ELLS, Glenn Starting Over : Acadians and New England Planters in Nova Scotia in the 1760's : A Novel. First Edition, Signed.
Glenn Ells, Sheffield Mills, N.S., 2007, ISBN:0978207807 
ELLS, Glenn. Starting Over : Acadians and New England Planters in Nova Scotia in the 1760's : A Novel. (Sheffield Mills, Kings County, N.S. : Glenn Ells, 2007). First Edition. Pp (4),5-179,(1). Map. Large 8vo, illustrated green card covers, variant with "Starting Over" and "Glenn Ells" printed in white to spine. “Set in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley in 1760, this historical novel is fictional but is based on the little known and widely ignored history of the region, dealing with the Planter years between the expulsion of the Acadians and the influx of Loyalists following the American Revolution.” - from the back cover. 1. Joseph LeBlanc and Joe White; 2. Joe Joins aWork Gang; 3. Town Plot; 4. The Ells Family; 5. Under the Pine Tree; 6. Tr avelling and Trading; 7. The Road to Halifax; 8. Anna's Accident; 9. The Winter of 1761; 10. Robert's Pardon; 11. Anna's Summer; 12. A New House and aPotato Market; 13. Joe's Summer Begins; 14. Virginia, Boston and Halifax; 15. The Reunion; 16. Andrew Young; 17. Starting Over. With Epilogue, Glossary, and Appendix - List of Cornwallis Township Grantees. Light cover wear, else very good. Signed by the author. 20.00

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140 Ephemera - Court of Probate - Kings County -Nova Scotia Document - Letter of Administration for the Estate of William Pinio Junior.Registered at the Province of Nova Scotia, Court of Wills and Probates, fo r the County of Kings, on the 24th day of October, 1849, deputing Margaret Ann Pinio
1849, 
(Court of Probate – Kings County – Letter of Administration). Document - Letter of Administration for the Estate of William Pinio Junior. Registered at the Province of Nova Scotia, Court of Wills and Probates, for the County of Kings, on the 24th day of October, 1849, deputing Margaret Ann Pinio andWilliam Johnson administrators of all Goods, Chattels and Credits of the D eceased. Signed W.H. Shipman, Registrar of the said Court. With red wax seal affixed at top left hand corner. One folio sheet. Creased, tear to paper at back of seal, a couple of small brown spots, else very good.. 80.00

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