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161 BIRD, Harrison Navies in the Mountains : The Battles on the Waters of Lake Champlain and Lake George 1609-1814. First Edition in dustjacket
Oxford University Press, New York, 1962, 1962 
BIRD, Harrison. Navies in the Mountains : The Battles on the Waters of Lake Champlain and Lake George 1609-1814. New York : Oxford University Press, 1 962. First Edition. Pp (16),3-361,(1),+ 4 pp.plates. 8vo, white cloth, red and gilt lettering to spine. Map end-papers as well as 4 maps in the text.

Myron Smith, American Navy 1789-1860 : Bibliography 573; Fredriksen, Free Trade and Sailors’ Rights : A Bibliography of the War of 1812 E107.

"Here for the first time is the exciting, dramatic story of the naval engagements fought on Lake Champlain and Lake George. Many of the most significant battles of the whole period between the first landings by Europeans on the North American continent and the conclusion of the War of 1812 some two centurie s later took place on these two lakes. Situated on the most important north-south gateway in North America — with the St. Lawrence River to the north and the Hudson River to the south — the two lakes were a natural focal point for the forces attempting to control the eastern seaboard from New York north. First France and England, later England and the new United States, threw their best soldiers and sailors into the desperate struggles for the region." - from the dj flap.

Contents:
I. France in the Ascendancy.
1. Men ofIron;
2. New France Expands.

II. England Triumphs.
3. William Johnson Moves North;
4. Rangers over the Lakes;
5. Victories and Defeats;
6. 'Success to General Amherst";
7. Five Years' Work Is Done.

III. Independence Is Won.
8. Green Mountain Boys;
9. Liberty Is a Schooner;
10. To Quebec — and Back;
11. Benedict Arnold's Plan;
12. The Americans Make Ready;
13. The British Make Ready;
14. In Harm's Way;
15. The Year That Was Won;
16. Johnny Burgoyne Moves South;
17. The World Turned Upside Down";
18.The Prevailing Wind.

IV. The American Lake.
19. The U.S. Navy on Lake;
20 Alarms and Excursions;
21. The Frigate Saratoga;
22. Macdonough Anchors His Fleet; A Signal Victory;

With list of the Boats that Participated in the Battles, bibliography and index.

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162 BIRD, Will R. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 57, No. 2 BEDARD, Avila BOWSER, Earl Some Historic Houses of Nova Scotia. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 57, No. 2, August, 1958
Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1957, 
BIRD, Will R.. "Some Historic Houses of Nova Scotia." An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LVII, No. 2, August, 1958, pp 62-65. Ottawa : Canadian Geographical Society, 1957. Pp (3),36-69,v-xi. Illustrated. Map. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated red-trimmed stapled wrappers. Also includes Avila Bedard's "Forestry in Quebec, Past, Present, Future" (pp 36-49); Earl Bowser's "The Land of the Indus" (pp 50-61); Madge Macbeth's "The Cave Dwellers of Atalaya" (pp 66-69). Cover photo of a mother goat and her "kids." Rubbed, else very good. For the issue 20.00

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B.C.S. From Little Forks to Moulton Hill. in slipcase, Bishop's College School). PATRIQUIN, J. Graham PATRIQUIN, J. Graham
163 Bishop's College School). PATRIQUIN, J. Graham PATRIQUIN, J. Graham B.C.S. From Little Forks to Moulton Hill. in slipcase
1978, 
(Bishop's College School). PATRIQUIN, J. Graham. B.C.S. From Little Forks to Moulton Hill. [In Two Volumes]. (Sherbrooke, P.Q.) : Bishop's College School, 1978. Pp (12),vii-xix,(1),[1]233,(3),[1]-17,(3),frontis + 64 pp.photos; (12),xiii-xv,(2),234503,(1),[1]-17,(1),frontis + 48 pp.photos. 8vo, purple cloth. A native of Wolfville, N.S., Patriquin began his 43-year term at B.C.S. in 1929 teaching history and sports. Spine sunned, else vg in matching slipcase. 90.00

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164 Bishop's University). MILNER, Elizabeth Hearn MILNER, Elizabeth Hearn Bishop's Medical Faculty, Montreal 1871-1905. card covers
1985, 
(Bishop's University). MILNER, Elizabeth Hearn. Bishop's Medical Faculty, Montreal 1871-1905, Including the Affiliated Dental College 1896-1905. Sherbrooke : René Prince Imprimeur Inc., 1985. Pp (3),ii-xi,(1),1-530,(2). 8vo, card covers. Vg. 20.00

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165 Bisson) Souvenir de la Visite du "Bisson" a Montreal Aout 1881
Petit Figaro, Montréal, 1891, 
(Bisson). Souvenir de la Visite du "Bisson" à Montréal Aout 1881. Montréal : Aux Bureaux du "Petit Figaro", (1891). Pp 34. 12mo, wrappers. Events surrounding the visit of this French naval vessel to Quebec with Contre-Amiral Jules Marie Armand Cavalier de Cuverville on board. Emphasis on the social rather than the shiply. Covers chipped and spotted, glue stains to a few pages, else very good. 30.00

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La Belle Bete., BLAIS, Marie-Claire
166 BLAIS, Marie-Claire La Belle Bete.
Institut Littéraire du Québec Ltée, Québec, 1959, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. La belle bête. Québec : Institut Littéraire du Québec Ltée, (1959). Pp. 214. 8vo, white card covers. The author's first book. Slightly cocked, inkstamp to the half-title, else very good in rubbed, chippeddustjacket 30.00

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167 BLAIS, Marie-Claire Manuscrits de Pauline Archange.
1968, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Manuscrits de Pauline Archange. Montréal : Editions duJour, (1968). Card covers. Fine. Unopened. 30.00

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168 BLAIS, Marie-Claire Pays Voiles : Poemes. Limited Edition.
Garneau, Quebec, 1963, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Pays Voilés : Poemes. Quebec : Garneau, (1963). Pp. 44. Text in French. 8vo, white French wraps, unopened. Limited to 600 copies,this being no. 177. Bookplate of Ministere des Affaires Culturelles du Que bec to ffep, spine browned, else vg. 35.00

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169 BLAIS, Marie-Claire Une liaison parisienne : roman. First French Edition
Éditions Robert Laffont, Paris, 1976, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Une liaison parisienne : roman. Paris : Éditions Robert Laffont, (1976). First French Edition. Pp (8),9-175,(1). 8vo, yellow cardcovers, French flaps, lettered in black. First published in Montreal in 19 75. "Lorsque Mathieu Lelièvre s'envola de Montréal vers Paris, cette année-là, auteur d'un premier roman dont on annonçait la publication prochaine à Paris, boursier du Conseil des Arts, donc déjà riche en imagination, quelleimpatieno». n'éprouvait-il pas de voir le pays tant vénéré depuis son plus jeune age, la France, Paris ? N'allait-il pas seulement vers la conciliati on de l'Europe de ses ancêtres enfin rapprochée de son cœur moderne et romantique — conciliation avec ce Québec souterrain dont il transportait partout avec lui les grondements de révolte ? N'allait-il pas enfin vers la vie ?" Voilà, le sujet est posé : la découverte par un jeune écrivain québécois de la société parisienne — d'une certaine société parisienne. Sur cette aventure, sur ce monde, Marie-Claire Blais pose un regard d'une lucidité redoutable. Mais il y a de la tendresse aussi, et de la pité, dans ces pages ou l'auieur d'Une saison dans la vie d'Emmanuel interoge le destin de tous les"étrangers" — quelle que soit leur "étrangeté". Un roman frémissant, déchi ré et déchirant, qui confirme la place singulière qu'occupe Marie-Claire Biais dans les lettres québecoises et françaises d'aujourd'hui." (from the back cover). Text in French. Very good. 30.00

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170 BLAIS, Marie-Claire ELLENWOOD, Ray, translated Nights in the Underground : An exploration of love. First Edition
Musson, Don Mills, 1979, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Nights in the Underground : An exploration of love. Translated by Ray Ellenwood. Don Mills : Musson, (1979). First Edition. Pp 199. 8vo, card covers. Very good. 15.00

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171 BLAIS, Marie-Claire ELLENWOOD, Ray, translated Nights in the Underground : An exploration of love. First Edition, Signed
1979, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Nights in the Underground : An exploration of love. Translated by Ray Ellenwood. Don Mills : Musson, (1979). First Edition. Pp 199. 8vo, card covers. Rear cover creased, else very good. Signed. 20.00

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172 BLAIS, Marie-Claire HARRIS, Michael, trans. Veiled Countries / Lives First Edition.
Signal Editions / Véhicule Press, Montréal, 1984, ISBN:0919890547 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Veiled Countries / Lives. Michael Harris. Montréal : Signal Editions / Véhicule Press, (1984). First Edition. Pp (8),9-181,(3). 8vo, purple card covers, lettered in white. This is a bilingual edition of Pays voilés / Existences. "Veiled Countries / Lives are the two discrete series of poems which form the poetic oeuvre of Marie-Claire Blais. They were published in one book in 1964 and remained out-of-print until 1983. This translation by Micael Harris marks their long overdue appearance in English."- rear cover. Very good. 15.00

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173 BLAIS, Marie-Claire International Fiction List No. 23 FISCHMAN, Sheila (trans.) Anna's World. First Canadian Edition
Lester & Orpen Dennys, Toronto, 1985, ISBN:0886190584 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Anna's World. Translated by Sheila Fischman. (Toronto): Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1985). First Canadian Edition. Pp. 176. 8vo, blu e illustrated card covers, white spine with blue titles. International Fiction List No. 23. Very good. 12.00

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174 BLAIS, Marie-Claire LOBDELL, David (trans.) STRATFORD, Philip (trans.) Pierre
Oberon Press, 1993, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Pierre. Translated by David Lobdell and Philip Stratford. [Ottawa]: (Oberon Press, 1993). Pp. 133. 8vo, white and black illustrated card covers, black titles to spine. Very good. 20.00

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175 BLAIS, Marie-Claire MANHEIM, Ralph, (trans.) St. Lawrence Blues. First British Edition in dustjacket
George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., London, 1975, ISBN:0245526188 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. St. Lawrence Blues ; translated from the French by Ralph Manheim. L.: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., (1975). First UK Edition. Pp.229. 8vo, pink cloth spine with blue paper covered boards. Light edgewear, else vg in dj. 20.00

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176 BLAIS, Marie-Claire MANHEIM, Ralph, trans. St. Lawrence Blues. First American Edition in dustjacket
New York, 1974, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. St. Lawrence Blues. Translated from the French by Ralph Manheim. New York : (1974). Name, else vg in fine dj. 25.00

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177 BLAIS, Marie-Claire MEIGS, Mary. Une Saison dans la vie d'Emmanuel.
Éditions du Jour, Montréal, 1972, 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. Une Saison Dans La Vie d'Emmanuel ; Illustrations de Mary Meigs. Montréal : Éditions du Jour, (1972). Pp 136. Small 4to, card covers. Rubbed, else vg in mylar wrapper. 50.00

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178 BLAIS, Marie-Claire. LOBDELL, David, trans. Fugitive. First thus paperback.
Oberon, 1978, ISBN:0887502849 
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. The Fugitive. Translated by David Lobdell. [N.pl.]: (Oberon Press, 1978). First thus printing. Pp. (4),5-96. 8vo, illustrated black card covers with white lettering to spine. Originally published in French in 1966 under the title "L'insoumise". "In 'The Fugitive' a man and his wife, the man a successful doctor, the woman beautiful and beloved, each live in a private world of failure and disillusionment. Their son, unknown to both, falls in love with a boy his own age, then with a woman older than his mother, finally commits himself to neither and dies an accidental death. In such a world integrity can only be private and personal, success in workor in love a violation of essential truth." - from the rear cover. Name to flyleaf, five characters inked inside rear cover, else very good. Due to i ts small size, shipping costs could be a bit cheaper than quoted. 12.00

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179 BLANCHE, Pierre, Marie-Jose JEAN, et Anne-Marie NINACS (eds.) Le mois de la photo a Montreal 1999 : le souci du document
Editions Les 400 Coups, Laval, Quebec, 1999, 
BLANCHE, Pierre, Marie-José JEAN, et Anne-Marie NINACS (eds.). Le mois de la photo à Montréal 1999 : le souci du document. (Laval, Quebec) : Editions Les 400 Coups, (1999). Pp (8),9-233,(7). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated cardcovers, French flaps, lettered in white. A catalogue of 15 exhibitions tha t will be held in Montréal, Quebec. Contents : Introduction / Marie-Josée Jean et Pierre Blache. I - Un documentaire composite : De narration et d'histoire : la photographie documentaire dans les années 1990 / Val Williams; Just the Facts? Contemporary Documentary Approaches / Andrea Kunard. II- Lesgenres documentaires : Photographie de la misère / misère de la photograph ie / Vincent Lavoie; Le regard responsable : une correspondance avec Alfredo Jaar / Anne-Marie Ninacs. Le passage des hommes: Les chambres blanches / Gaston St-Pierre; Photographing Against the Grain: Geoffrey James Running Fence / Dot Tuer; L'évocation / Pierre Blache; L'empreinte du vide / Jennifer Couëlle; Attestation, méditation / Arnaud Claas; Arnaud Claass : photographies 1972-1999 / Franck Michel. Une pratique du lien social: Habiter le présent / Marie-Josée Jean; La couleur du confort / Élène Tremblay; Visual Matters / Martha Langford; La vérité du mensonge : le trajet circulaire de Donigan Cumming / Nicolas Renaud; Conditions humaines, portraits intimes : laphotographie documentaire contemporaine aux Pays-Bas Frits Gierstberg. NO COPYRIGHT 1999, OD/ME/SF / Mohamed El Baz. III - Le document en question: La diplomatique ou l'Évolution du document / Robert Graham. Image fixe, statut mouvant: Floating in Air / Vid Ingelevics Légende et site du document / Sylvain Campeau; Sang fossile / Joan Fontcuberta; The Modernist Document / Nancy Shaw. Textes anglais, traductions et résumés; Notices biographiques; Bibliographie sélective. Text in French and English. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 30.00

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180 BLANCHET, G.H. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 01, No. 8 JENNESS, Diamond GRAYSON, Ethel Kirk Searching the Arctic by Aeroplane. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 1, No. 8, December, 1930
Canadian Geographical Journal, Montreal, 1930, 
BLANCHET, G.H. "Searching the Arctic by Aeroplane." An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. I, No. 8, December, 1930, pp 641-662. Montreal :Canadian Geographical Society, 1930. Pp i-vii,629-718(4),ix-xii. Illustrat ed. Maps. Double Column. 8vo, wrappers. Also includes H.U. Green's “The Eater of Wood” (pp 663-670); Marjorie MacLaughlin's “Landscape Rugs in Quebec”(pp 671-680); J.E. March's “Banff in Winter” (pp 681-693); Diamond Jenness 's “The Yukon Telegraph Line” (pp 694-705); Ethel Kirk Grayson's “Tristan da Cunha” (pp 707-714). Rubbed, else very good. For the issue 25.00

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