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161 DENNIS, Jerry WOLFF, Glenn Bird in the Waterfall. : A Natural History of Oceans, Rivers, and Lakes, First Edition in dustjacket
HarperCollins, New York, 1996, ISBN:0060170948 
DENNIS, Jerry. The Bird in the Waterfall : A Natural History of Oceans, Rivers, and Lakes. Drawings by Glenn Wolff. (New York) : HarperCollins, (1996). First Printing. Pp 340. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Divided in to 22 chapters, including : 7. Meandering Rivers; 8. The Anatomy of Rivers; 12. Ice; 16. Mother Ocean; 19. The Tug of the Moon: Ocean Tides. Very good in dustjacket. 25.00

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162 DEPARTMENT OF NORTHERN AFFAIRS AND NATURAL RESOURCES) Water Resources Paper No. 130 Surface Water Supply of Canada : Atlantic Drainage : Southeastern Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland. printed card covers
Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationary, Ottawa, 1961, 
(DEPARTMENT OF NORTHERN AFFAIRS AND NATURAL RESOURCES - WATER RESOURCES BRANCH). Surface Water Supply of Canada : Atlantic Drainage : Southeastern Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland . Water Resources Paper No. 130. Ottawa: Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationary, 1961. Pp. 143. 8vo, stapled printed card covers. A collection of charts providing information on the drainage patterns of key rivers in Atlantic Canada. Some slight wear to corners, else vg. 25.00

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163 DERLETH, August Rivers of America Series 18 CURRY, John Steuart Wisconsin : River of a Thousand Isles. First Edition
Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, New York & Toronto , 1942, 
DERLETH, August. The Wisconsin : River of a Thousand Isles. Illustrated by John Steuart Curry. New York & Toronto : Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, (1942). First Edition, First Printing (with publisher's device on copyright page). Pp 366. 8vo, green cloth. No. 18 in the Rivers of America series. "If the Wisconsin could tell its own great story, it could not do so with more warmth, knowledge, and enthusiasm than August Derleth has done here. "Always one of the most important passages between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi, the Wisconsin has known explorers, settlers, traders and empire builders, bitter fights and great accomplishments. Its history has been turbulent and exciting, different from that of other parts of the country, but American to the core. "Back and forth over the Wisconsin went Astor's men tobuild the fabulous fur trade, and later the Wisconsin carried the timber t hat built the great western states. Along the vast movements of history that have marched along its banks the river has seen men who have had their share in shaping the mind of the United States. "Physically, August Derleth is a big man, and he has explored the reaches of the Wisconsin by canoe and on foot. He knows it as few men know any river; and he writes as you would expect him to, with strength and vigor. The Wisconsin is a hisky book." from the dj [not present with this copy]. Contents: Part I. The Mark of History. 1. Discovery; 2. The Blackrobes; 3. Perrot [Nicolas Perrot]; 4. First Settlement; 5. Meskousing; 6. Downstream. Part II. White Men and Red. 1. Confidential Agent [Hercules Dousman]; 2. Red Bird; 3. Fort Winnebago; 4. BlackHawk; 5. Wau-Bun; 6. Four Men of Prairie du Chien. Part III. Always the La nd. 1. Hungarian Count [Agostin Haraszthy]; 2. Twin Villages [Sauk City andPrairie du Sac]; 3. Earth Heavy on the Plow; 4. The Canal. Part IV. Timber ! : 1. Dan Whitney; 2. Industry North; 3. Hop Interlude; 4. Lumberjacks andRiver Rats [including songs]; 5. Tall Tales; 6. The Old Men Remember. Part V. The River Tamed. 1. Power; 2. Old Bob [Senator Robert M. La Follette]; 3. Badger Ordnance; 4. An End to Waste. Part VI. Vacationland. 1. The Dellsof the Wisconsin; 2. The Caves; 3. Villa Louis; 4. Strangers in the Valley . Part VII. River Men and Lore. 1. Canvas, Print, and Stories Handed Down; 2. A Bible in the Room; 3. Bird-Bill Knotter [John Appleby]; 4. The ProphetJenkin [Jenkin Lloyd Jones]; 5. Frontiersman in History; 6. Big Top; 7. Th e Shining Brow; 8. .People of the Valey Part VIII. This is the Wisconsin. With bibliography and index. Top of spine sunned, else very good, (with dustjacket remains laid in) 40.00

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164 DICKENS, Charles) FROST, Thomas In Kent with Charles Dickens
Tinsley Brothers, London, 1880, 
(DICKENS, Charles). Thomas FROST. In Kent with Charles Dickens. London: Tinsley Brothers,8, Catherine St., Strand, 1880. Pp. (4),[v]-viii,[1]-312. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt floral decoration to front board and spine, gilt titles to spine."I love to turn my back upon the close streets of towns, to avoid even the dusty highways, and to explore the narrow tracks among the golden-blossoming furze and broom of purple-flowering heath, of broad commons, -- to ramble through green lands, 'fringed with the feathery fern', and fragrant with the scent of wild flowers, -- to thread the half-hidden paths through woods, where furred or feathered fellow-creatures run or fly infreedom, and the brick-and-mortar world is quite shut out, -- to wander by the banks of rivers, far from towns, with the sound of water rushing over a distant weir to lure me on, -- to follow the windings of a rocky coast, where a new view is discovered as each bold point is rounded, and the receding tide forms little pools, in which tiny crabs lurk, and narrow channels between seaweed-festooned rocks. It was my desire, therefore, to make a pedestrian tour through portions of the beautiful country of Kent; and my admiratino of the genius of one of the greatest novelists of any age led me to suggesst a visit to the numerous localities associated with incidents in Dickens's inimitable and immortal works." - from pp. 3-4. Ffep missing, inner hinges tender with some wear to outer hinges, discolouration to top third of front board (likely from a removed label), some light fraying so spine ends and extremities, else good. Internally clean. 60.00

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165 DIETRICH, William Northwest Passage : The Great Columbia River. 1st US in dj
Simon & Schuster, 1995, 
DIETRICH, William. Northwest Passage : The Great Columbia River. N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, (1995). Pp 448. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, green cloth. Vg-fine in dj. 15.00

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166 DIETZ, Lew Rivers of America LOW, George MUSKIE, Edmund S. Allagash. First Edition in dustjacket
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, Chicago & San Francisco, 1968, 
DIETZ, Lew. The Allagash. Illustrated by George Low. New York, Chicago & San Francisco : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1968). First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xiv,(2),3-354. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth. A volume in the Rivers of America series. Fitzgerald, The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliography,A1. "In the heart of Maine's North Country the Allagash River flows northw ard a hundred miles through uplands of unbroken forest. A region as well asa river, the Allagash's vast watershed forms the center of the wild land t hat blankets northwestern Maine. Because of its remoteness, these half-million acres, once the hunting ground of the Abnaki, remain a woddsman's worldof paddle and portage, of wild trout and night-crying loon. Its story is e ngagingly told by Lew Dietz in this fine addition to the Rivers of America series. "With the coming of the white man. the Alalgash wildreness was despoiled of its white pine - essential as masts for sailing ships - but the very greed of the landowning lumbermen in a way protected the river. They prevented homesteading so that they would have free access to the river, and even indulged in private wars with Canada to prevent poaching, trespass cutting, and dynamiting of dams. For the Canadians wanted lumber to flow north like the river and use their outlets to the sea. Maine lumbermen, with dogged determination and a series of dams, got the lumber to Bangor instead. "The Allagash story is colorful, with its loggers, poachers, inventors who tried to lick the wilderness - despoilers all. But there were also the wilderness lovers like Henry David Thoreau, whose Maine Woods journals brought endless campers to the Allagash; the game wardens who, at cost to their lives, protected the wildlife; the guides, the map makers, and the naturalists who covered the country foot by foot. "And finally there are the conservationists who in 1966 made the Allagash a 'wilderness river' by law and gave toMaine the honor being the first state in the union to take positive steps in the preservation of its natural heritage by sdaving an entire river. "A skillful writer of history and naturtal history alike, Lew Dietz evokes through his love of the out-of-doors the sights, sounds, and smells of the river, its great stands of evergreen, its animal dwellers. With equal skill hedelineates the men who, in their various ways, made the Allagash what it i s. A native of Rockport, Maine, Mr Dietz has explored the Allagash country by foot and canoe." - from the dustjacket. Contents : Foreword by Senator Edmund S. Muskie (pp.xiii,-xiv). Part I. 1. The River; 2. In the Beginning; 3. Children of the Myths; 4. The Strangers; 5. The People of the White Rocks. Part II. 6. The Curtain Rises; 7. Dreamer and Map Maker [Moses Greenleaf]; 8. White Pine and the North Woods; 9. The River Is Home; 10. The Royal Road; 11. The Battle of the Ditch; 12. The Bloodless War; 13. Daylight in the Swamp. Part III. 14. Scientists and Sufferers; 15. A Man to Remember [Henry David Thoreau]; 16. Boats, "Bullgines" and Stages; 17. Romantics and Rusticators; 18. Moosetowners, Squatters and Horseboats; 19. Wilderness Warden[Cassius 'Cash' Austin]; 20. King Spruce and Some Yankee Mechanics; 21. Th e Long Road Back. With notes, bibliography and index. Some light browning to endpapers, else very good in unclipped but slightly spine-darkened dustjacket with some soiling to bottom of rear panel.and some drip marks to spine. 80.00

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167 DIXON-SCOTT, James, photographer ALLEN, Fletcher (intro.) Fair Rivers of Southern England. 3rd UK in dj.
Frederick Muller, London, 1946, 
DIXON-SCOTT, James, photographer. The Fair Rivers of Southern England ; with an introduction by Fletcher Allen. L.: Frederick Muller, (1946). Third Edition. Pp. 11 + 64 p. of illustrations. 8vo, green cloth. Very minor edgewear, else vg in chipped dj. 15.00

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168 DOHAN, Mary Helen ROOSEVELT, Nicholas J. Mr. Roosevelt's Steamboat. 1st US in dj
Dodd, Mead, New York, 1981, ISBN:0396079830 
DOHAN, Mary Helen. Mr. Roosevelt's Steamboat. N.Y.: Dodd, Mead & Co., (1981). First Printing. Pp 194. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth spine. The story of Nicholas J. Roosevelt and the New Orleans, the first steamboat to travel the Mississippi. Vg in nicked dj. 25.00

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169 DOHAN, Mary Helen ROOSEVELT, Nicholas J. Mr. Roosevelt's Steamboat. US book club in dj
Dodd, Mead, New York, 1981, ISBN:0396079830 
DOHAN, Mary Helen. Mr. Roosevelt's Steamboat. N.Y.: Dodd, Mead & Co., (1981). Book Club Edition. Pp 194. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth spine. The story of Nicholas J. Roosevelt and the New Orleans, the first steamboat to travel the Mississippi. Vg in nicked dj. 20.00

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170 DONOVAN, Frank River Boats of America From Flatboats to Floating Palaces, From the Cotton Blossom to the Staten Island Ferry 1st pr, in dj
Thomas Y. Crowell, 1966, 
DONOVAN, Frank. River Boats of America. [dj adds: From Flatboats to Floating Palaces, From the Cotton Blossom to the Staten Island Ferry]. NY: Thomas Y. Crowell, (1966). First Printing. Pp (6),1-298. Illustrated. 8vo, pale green cloth. "Upon America's many rivers, watery highroads of its conquest and settlement, an astonishing company of vessels has floated, sailed, and churned into history. Indian canoes and colonial sloops, flatboats and keelboats, paddle-wheeled freight and passenger boats, showboats, circus boats, and luxurious 'floating palaces'- their story is a microcosm of America, andFrank Donovan evokes all its romantic appeal and harsh reality." -from the dj. Chapters : 1. The Running Roads; 2. Before the Fire Canoe; 3. The Comi ng of Walk-in-the-Water ; 4. Steamboats in the East; 5. Steamboats in the West; 6. Steamboats in the North; 7. Mountain Boats and Grasshoppers; 8. Bonanza Boats; 9. River Boats at War; 10. Floating Palaces; 11. Drama and Glamour Afloat; 12. The Decline of the River Boats. With brief bibliography andindex. Vg in nicked dj. 35.00

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171 DOWDESWELL, Julian and Michael HAMBREY Islands of the Arctic. First Edition in dustjacket
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2002, ISBN:0521813336 
DOWDESWELL, Julian and Michael HAMBREY. Islands of the Arctic. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, (2002). First Edition. Pp (8),[ix]-xiv,(2),1-280,(4). 4to, blue cloth, white and light blue lettering to spine. "Over 200 stunning images from the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, Greenland, Svalbard and the Russian Arctic illustrate the beauty of one of Earth's last wilderness areas. Islands of the Arctic describes the evolution of the physical landscape through its 4,000 million year history, and the processes that continue continue to affect the region today. Moving from the formation and influence of glaciers to the history of human exploration in an unforgiving environment and from pingos to muskoxen, this book is an excellent introduction for the Arctic enthusiast and a mine of information for the seasoned traveller." (from the dj). Contents : Preface. 1. Introduction: the geography of the Arctic islands. 2. Evolution of the Arctic islands. 3. Weather, climate and atmospheric effects. 4. Glaciers and ice sheets. 5. Icebergs and seaice. 6. Frost action. 7. Arctic coasts, rivers and lakes. 8. Animals and p lants. 9. Indigenous peoples, exploration and environmental impacts. 10. Postscript: the future of the Arctic islands. Very good in dustjacket. 30.00

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172 DOWNS, Art. Paddlewheels on the Frontier : The Story of B.C. Sternwheel Steamers. Volume One
B.C. Outdoors Magazine,, Cloverdale, B.C., 1967, 
DOWNS, Art. Paddlewheels on the Frontier : The Story of B.C. Sternwheel Steamers. Volume One. (Cloverdale, B.C.: B.C. Outdoors Magazine, 1967). Pp i-v,6-72. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, photo-illustrated stapled card covers. Chapters : 1. The Vessels; 2. Lower Fraser River - Part One; 3. Lower Fraser River - Part Two; 4. Cariboo and Central B.C.; 5. Skeena and Stikine Rivers. With nearly 100 b&w photos. Some wear and light creasing to covers,else very good. 15.00

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173 DOWNS, Art. Paddlewheels on the Frontier : The Story of the B.C.-Yukon Sternwheel Steamers. Volume Two.
Foremost Publishing Co, Surrey, B.C., 1971, 
DOWNS, Art. Paddlewheels on the Frontier : The Story of the B.C.-Yukon Sternwheel Steamers. Volume Two. (Surrey, B.C.: Foremost Publishing Co. Ltd., 1971). Pp [i]-iii,4-80. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapledcard covers. Chapters : 1. Kamloops and Shuswap Country. 2. The Okanagan. 3. Columbia and Kootenay Rivers. 4. Arrow and Kootenay Lakes. 5. Northern B.C. and Yukon. Very good. 15.00

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174 DOYEL, David E., and Jeffrey S. DEAN (eds.) DEAN, Jeffrey S. REID, J. Jefferson Environmental Change and Human Adaptation in the Ancient American Southwest. First Printing
University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 2006, ISBN:9780874808537 
DOYEL, David E., and Jeffrey S. DEAN (eds.). Environmental Change and HumanAdaptation in the Ancient American Southwest. Salt Lake City : The Univers ity of Utah Press, (2006). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-xvi,[1]-344. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Cntents : 1. Culture, environment, and adaptation : perspectives from the ancient Southwest (by Jeffrey S. Dean and David E. Doyel). 2. Early people, early maize, and late archaic ecology in the Southwest (by Alan H. Simmons). 3. Prehistoric human response to landscape change in the American Southwest (by Michael R. Waters). 4. Cross-cultural perspectives on prehispanic Hohokam agricultural potential (by Suzanne K. Fish and Paul R. Fish). 5. Long-term streamflow reconstructions, river channel morphology, and aboriginal irrigationsystems along the Salt and Gila rivers (by Donald A. Graybill [and others] . 6. Subsistence management strategies in the grasshopper region, east-central Arizona (by J. Jefferson Reid, Donald A. Graybill, and Ann Clair Seiferle-Valencia). 7. Settlement history and environmental variability in the upper Little Colorado River Valley, Arizona (by David E. Doyel). 8. Subsistence stress and food storage at Kiet Siel, northeastern Arizona (by Jeffrey S. Dean). 9. The effects of environmental fluctuations on ancient livelihoods : implications of paleoeconomic evidence from the Upper Basin, northern Arizona (by Alan P. Sullivan III and Anthony H. Ruter). 10. Environmental variation and prehistoric culture in the Mimbres area, southwestern New Mexico (by Darrell Creel). 11. Tree rings, drought, and the pueblo abandonment of south-central New Mexico in the 1670s (by James A. Parks, Jeffrey S. Dean, and Julio L. Betancourt). 12. Sky as environment : solar eclipses and Hohokam culture change (by W. Bruce Masse and Fred Espenak). 13. The resurgence of the co-evolution of human and natural landscape studies in the American Southwest (by George J. Gumerman). Very good. 50.00

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175 DRUMMOND, Henry Humboldt Library, 104) Tropical Africa
Humboldt Pub. Co., New York, 1888, 
DRUMMOND, Henry. Tropical Africa . NY: The Humboldt Pub. Co., 1888. Pp. 68.Double column. 8vo, printed yellow card covers. The Humboldt Library, Nove mber 1888, no. 104. The Scottish theologian's presentation of the natural history of Africa along the Zambesi river, and into the Nyassa/Tanganyika region. Covers nicked and smudged, spine browned with a small chip to tail, name stamp, else vg. 40.00

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176 DUCKHAM, Baron F. Yorkshire Ouse. US in dj
Augustus M. Kelley, 1968, 
DUCKHAM, Baron F. The Yorkshire Ouse : The History of a River Navigation. With 31 Plates and 10 Maps. N.Y.: Augustus M. Kelley Publishers, 1968. Pp 226. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 3057. "This is a clear and comprehensive account ofman's improvement and use of the tideway and upper reaches of one of Engla nd's greatest rivers. The Yorkshire Ouse, some 50 miles in length and once naturally navigable up to York, was a vital trading route throughout the Middle Ages and, until the coming of the railways in the nineteenth century, provided the essential outlet to the sea for the industrial West Riding andthe South Yorkshire coalfield." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 30.00

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177 DUGAS, Jean Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 84, No.2 PENNIE, A.M. GILBERTSON, Forbes Évolution de l'industrie minière au Québec / Mineral development in Quebec.An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 84, No. 2, February, 197 2
Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1972, 
DUGAS, Jean. "Évolution de l'industrie minière au Québec / Mineral development in Quebec.” An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXXXIV, No. 2, February, 1972, pp 36-49. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1972. Pp (3),36-69,iv-ix,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. TripleColumn. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Also includes A.M. Pennie 's “Scientists past and present in Robeson Channel” (pp 50-55); M. Csapo's “Barong protects the new hospital” (pp 56-59); J. Turner's “The trumpeter swans of Lonesome Lake, B.C.” (pp 60-61); Forbes Gilbertson's “The Don : an urban river struggling for survival” (pp 62-69). Cover photo of members of the Don Patrol removing pollution from Toronto's Don River system. Rubbed, else very good. For the issue 10.00

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Wild Life and the Camera. US no dj, DUGMORE, A. Radclyffe
178 DUGMORE, A. Radclyffe Wild Life and the Camera. US no dj
Lippincott, 1912, 1912 
DUGMORE, A. Radclyffe, f.r.g.s. Wild Life and the Camera. Illustrated. Phil.: J.B. Lippincott Company / L.: William Heinemann, 1912. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[1]-332, frontis.+ 47 plates. 8vo, dark blue cloth. O'Dea 1533. With an index. Chapters with Newfoundland content : 2. The Caribou Migration in Newfoundland, (pp.25-45, with 5 photos); 16. My First Salmon: A Fishing Trip to Newfoundland, (pp.223-233); 17. Salmon Fishing in Newfoundland, (pp.235-254, with 3 photos); 15. Fishing for Sea-Trout in New Brunswick Rivers (pp.211-222, with 1 photo). Other chapters : 1. Bird Photography, Animal Photography; 3. The Story of a Porcupine Hunt; Birds and the Camera; 5. "Bluey": A True Story of the very best Pet Bird; 6. My Chicadee Friends; 7. The Warbler Family; 8. The Vireo and the Cowbird; 9. Notes on the Breeding Habits of the American Woodcock; 10. Shooting Wild Ducks and Geese with the Camera; 11. The Whistling Swan of the Currituck Sound; 12. Two 'Possums and several Mistakes; 13. A Fishing Trip to the High Sierras of California for Gilbert and Golden Trout; 14. Yellow Tail Fishing off Catalina Island; 18. Alone up Mt. Katahdin; 19. The Heart of Winter; 20. More about Winter and the Tracks of the Animals in the Snow; 21. The Life of the Trapper, the Man for whom the Cold Weather is a Source of Livelihood; 22. Camping for all Seasons. Rubbed, hinges tender, bookplate, else vg. 100.00

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179 DUNCANSON, John Victor. MORRISON, Walter K., maps. CHAMBERS, Robert W., ill. Newport, Nova Scotia - A Rhode Island Township. First Edition in dustjacket
Mika Publishing Company, Belleville, Ontario, 1985, ISBN:0919303927 
DUNCANSON, John Victor. Newport, Nova Scotia - A Rhode Island Township. Illustrated by Robert W. Chambers. Cartography by Walter K. Morrison. Belleville, Ontario : Mika Publishing Company, 1985. First Printing. Pp (6),i-xix,(4),1-494,(6) + folding map at rear. With a few b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. John Victor Duncanson (born August 25, 1918, Windsor, N.S. - d. January 14, 1999, Falmouth, Hants County, N.S.). "The eastern section of the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia was settled in 1760 by New England Planters who received land grants from George III in four townships: Cornwallis, Horton, Falmouth and Newport. These lands were situated along the tidal rivers of the ancient districts of Mines and Pisiquid and had been occupioed by the Acadian French from the mid 1600's. 'Newport, Nova Scotia: A Rhode Island Township' gives an account of the early days of one of these Planter townships. It includes detailed biographical and genealogical information on the original families who were mainly from the colony of Rhode Island. The historical section has information regarding the government's plans for the arrival of the Planters in 1760 and a summary of the first days of the settlementand the arrangements for the land surveys and distribution of the Royal gr ant lands. Also included is information concerning the Acadian families wholived in the Newport area until the Expulsion of 1755. There are also list s of persons who received grants from the Crown in the areas adjacent to Newport Township including: Windsor, Falmouth, Kempt, Rawdon, Douglas and theMan-of-War grant." - from the dustjacket. With extensive genealogical inde x. Contents (pp. 1-50): 1. The Acadian Settlement of Pisiquid; 2. Preparations for the Pisiquid, Newport and Falmouth Settlements; 3. The Founding of the Township of Newport. Appendices (pp. 51-73): A. Councillor's Grant 28 August 1759; B. Pisiquid Grant 29 August 1759; C. Scott-Tonge Grant 29 August 1760; D. Mauger et al Grant 1 September 1759; E. Man-Of-War Grant 9 April1761; F. Falmouth Township Grant 21 July 1761; G. Rawdon Township Grant 3 August 1784; H. Windsor, NS Assessment Roll 1791; I. Douglas Township Grant11 January 1810; J. Business Directories (selected) from the 1871 A.F. Chu rch Hants County Map. Genealogical Section (pp. 81-453): includes the following family names: Albro, Allen, Alline, Babcock, Bailey, Baker, Bentley, Borden, Bourgeois, Brenton, Brightman, Burgess, Butts, Card, Carden, Chambers, Chapman, Church, Clarke, Cottnam, Delesdernier, Deschamps, Dimock, Ellis, Fish, Gosbee, Haliburton, Harvie-Harvey, Irish, Jeffers, Juhan, Knowles, Lake, Macumber, Michener, Mosher, Mumford, Potter, Rathbun, Reynolds, Rogers, Sanford, Shaw, Shey, Simpson, Slocum, Smith, Straight, Stewart, Walley, Weaver, Weedon-Weeden, Westcott, Weir-Wier, Wilcox, Wood, Woodman, Woolaver, and Yorke. Very good in dustjacket. 175.00

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180 EATON, Sara SMITH, Merle ADAMS, Charles Moccasin and Cross. in dustjacket
Copp Clark Publishing Co. Limited, Vancouver / Toronto / Montreal, 1959, 
EATON, Sara. Moccasin and Cross. Illustratons and cover design by Merle Smith. Map by Charles Adams. Vancouver / Toronto / Montreal : Copp Clark Publishing Co. Limited, (1959). Pp (6),vii,(1),1-181,(3). Illustrated. Map. 8vo,grey cloth, red lettering to spine, red vignettes to front board. A juveni le novel. "Young Jean is oniy twelve when he accompanies Father Jogues and a small band of Huron Indians up the St. Lawrence and Ottawa rivers to father Brebeuf's Christion missions to the Hurons at Ossossané. Through young Jean, the reader is caught up in the fearsome tale of valiant voyageurs braving the savage Iroquois menace along the St. Lawrence in the early days of New France to bring supplies to the lonely outpost of Ste Marie in Huronia.From the moment the Iroquois menace leaps from the printed page to the fin al flight of the embattled remnants of the once proud and mighty Huron Indians, Moccasin and Cross carries the reader down an exciting path of high adventure. Readers will appreciate Jean's wild panic when he wakes early one morning to hear the chilling war cries ot the dread Iroquois warriors as they swarm over the flimsy defences of the little mission at St. Ignace in a surprise raid at dawn; they will excite to the description of young Jean's Indian friend, Tondakhra, fleeing an Iroquois war party in an effort to warn the other Huron villages of the Iroquois presence; they will warm to the dignified bravery of men like Father Brebeuf, Father Jogues, Chief Arenio, and the chief's son, Tondakhra. Here is a tale to delignt the most criticaljuvenile reader whose love of high adventure yarns is never satisfied. Ind eed, it's a dandy tale." (from the dj). Very good in edgeworn and torn dustjacket. 15.00

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