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181 GOLDBERG, Mark H. Hog Islanders : The Story of 122 American Ships. Volume 1 of the American Merchant Marine History Series
American Merchant Marine Museum,, Kings Point, New York, 1991, ISBN:1879180015 
GOLDBERG, Mark H. The Hog Islanders``: The Story of 122 American Ships. Volume 1 of the American Merchant Marine History Series. Kings Point, New York: The American Merchant Marine Museum, 1991. First Edition. Pp [i]-viii,[1]-264. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Contents : Foreword by Frank O. Braynard; General Plan of Hog Island Shipyard; The Hog Island Type A Vessels; Type A & B Ships Compared; Plan of Passenger Accommodations -American Export Lines; Biographies of Individual Type A "Hog Islanders"; T he American Scantic Line Hog Island Combiliners (Scanpenn, Scanmail, Scanstates, Scanyork); The Delta Line Hog Island Combiships - the First "Coffee Liners" (Delnorte, Delsud, Delmundo, Delvalle); Names & Hull Numbers of the Hog Island Type B Transports; The Type B "Hog Islanders"; Appendices: Hog Island Type A Ships; Launch Dates; The Names; Subsequent Names; Under Private Ownership. Very good. 40.00

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182 GOLDBERG, Mark H. Shipping Board's Agency Ships : Part I - The Sub Boats. Volume 4 of the American Merchant Marine History Series
American Merchant Marine Museum,, Kings Point, New York, 1994, ISBN:18791800110 
GOLDBERG, Mark H. The Shipping Board's “Agency Ships” : Part I – The “Sub Boats.” Volume 4 of the American Merchant Marine History Series. Kings Point, N.Y.: The American Merchant Marine Museum, 1994. First Edition. Pp [i]-xi,(1),1-399,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. Contents : Introduction to the “Sub Boats”; The Submarine Boat Corporation's 5,000 dwt fabricated cargo ships; Biographies of Individual “Sub Boats”; Appendices: Launch Dates; The Names; Subsequent Names; Where They Lay – A List of the “Sub Boats”; Gears; Under Private Ownership. Very good. 45.00

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183 GOLDBERG, Mark H. American Merchant Marine History Series, volume 2 Caviar & Cargo : The C3 Passenger Ships. pbk.
American Merchant Marine Museum Foundation, Kings Point, NY, 1992, ISBN:1879180017 
GOLDBERG, Mark H. "Caviar & Cargo" : The C3 Passenger Ships. Kings Point, NY: American Merchant Marine Museum Foundation, 1992. Pp. (1),ii-v,(1),1-395,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Volume 2 in The American Merchant Marine History Series. A thorough survey of the use of the general purpose C3 series of passenger liners and cargo vessels. Many of these vessels became part of the merchant navy during the Second World War, serving as troop transports and convoy escort ships. Contents: 1. Introduction: Welcome Aboard the C3 Type Passenger Ships; 2. The Delta Line C3 P Combliliners; 3. Seven American President Lines C3 P Type Combiliners; 4. Moore McCormack Lines-- The Rio Hudson Class; 5. African Comet, African Meteor andAfrican Planet; 6. The United States Lines/American Merchant Line C3 P Pro ject; 7. African Endeavor and African Enterprise; 8. American Export Lines-- The Second Four "Aces"; 9. Delta Line-- The Last Coffee Liners; 10. The Troop Transports Frederick Funston and James O'Hara; 11. C3 Hulls for the Argentine Passenger Fleet; 12. The Seven Seas and Anna Salen; 13. The Lauro Liners Roma and Sydney; 14. The Sitmar Liners Fairsea and Fairsky. Vg. 40.00

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184 GRAHAM, Ernest G.C. Mills, Hills and Early Settlers of Springfield Parish, Kings Co., N. B.
Print'N Press Ltd, St. Stephen, New Brunswick, 1982, 
GRAHAM, Ernest G.C. Mills, Hills and Early Settlers of Springfield Parish, Kings Co., N. B. No place : no pub., n.d. [1982]. First Edition. "Printed by Print'N Press Ltd., St. Stephen, N.B." 1976. Pp i-viii,1-103,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, stapled illustrated tan cardcovers. Chapters : 1. Mills; 2. Hills; 3. Bull Moose Hills; 4. Back Bull Moose Hill, Range 3; 5. Where I Live -and Data. With the 1963 poem "Where I Live" by Alan C. Reidpath of Rexton. Pp 89- 103 contain genealogical data on the follwing families : Adams, Cra wford, Cromwell, Dibblee, Mullin, Perkins / Purkins, Raymond, Spragg, Vail / Vale / Veale / Veal. Penned name and 1984 date on title page, else very good. 45.00

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185 GRAVES, J. R. Great Iron Wheel; or, Republicanism Backwards and Christianity Reversed in a Series of Letters Addressed to J. Soule, Senior Bishop of the M. E. Church, South. Twenty-Fifth Edition
Graves, Marks and Company / Sheldon, Blakeman & Co., Nashville / New York, 1858, 
GRAVES, J. R. The Great Iron Wheel; or, Republicanism Backwards and Christianity Reversed in a Series of Letters Addressed to J. Soule, Senior Bishop of the M. E. Church, South. Twenty-Fifth Edition. Nashville : Graves, Marksand Company / New York : Sheldon, Blakeman & Co., 1858. Pp (6),[v]-xii,[11 ]-570,(2,ads),(2), frontispiece portrait. 8vo, pressed brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Introductory Letter/ Letter II. Methodism cannot justly be called a Church of Christ, because too young by 1747 years — it being only 63 years old. Letter IIL. The system of Methodism cannot justly claim to be a Church of Christ, because of human origin — an invention ofmen. Letter IV. An important principle— the Church of Christ is of Divine origin— founded by Christ in the days of the Caisars —Methodism, by John Wesley in the days of George III. Letter V. Christ forbade his disciples to teach the observance of anything he had not taught them — Admission of Dr. Bangs — Methodism a human invention ; proved by Bishop Soule's own words, byWesley and Methodist writers generally — is the granddaughter of Rome — th e grandchild of the " Man of Sin," and Son of perdition ! the Churches of Christ cannot fellowship it, or receive any of its acts. Letter VI. Methodism an accident— The first chapter of the Discipline revised— Its statements at variance with facts— Methodists who trust to it are deceived — Mr. Wesley was opposed to Episcopacy— Did not believe in three Orders. Letter VII. The first Chapter of the Discipline wholly untrue— Methodists are Deceived who believe it — Methodist History and John Wesley against it — John Wesley did not believe an Episcopal Bishop a Scriptural Order in the Ministry— He himself would prefer to be called a knave, rascal, or scoundrel, than Bishop— The direct Testimony of Bishop Bascom, D D. Letter VIII. Methodism as itwas— Its origin and design to study the Classics- Methodism without either Altar or Divinity — Its members and preachers all Unconverted— Wesley's Co nviction and Conversion— His Ex-perience— A serious question : Who maybe said to be the originator and instigator of the works and devices of wicked men ? Letter IX.— Methodism in Geor^a in 1736— .John and Charles Wesley sailfor Georgia to convert the Indians, and to plant Mcthovlism in America — T rouble on shipboard— Immersion of Mary "Welch— Mr. W.'s admission — DiflScnlty on land— Mrs. Parker's clilld— Mr. Wesley charged by Ids brother of being quarrelsome— Trouble with a lady — Mr. Wesley a rejected lover — Uis revenge — Is apprehended, tried, and condemned — Flees from justice, and leaves Savannah by night— Seeks the sea-coast, and sails for England. Letter X. Methodism not necessarily a Christian Society- May be composed of sinners alone, preachers and members, as at first — Ca[»t. Foy tho inventor of Class-Meetings, Class-Leaders, and Stewards — A Catechetical Review of the factsof this letter. Letter XI. "Methodism as it is"— Introduction. Letter XII. Methodism began in America by a woman — Mr. Wesley falsely charged with fo rming an Episcopal Church, and ordaining Coke a Bbhop — Methodist Episcopacy originated by fraud and forgery— Methodists know not whetherBishops are Bishops or Elders — Divided among themselves. Letter XIII. Methodism claims for Mr. Lesley, and for its Bishops, the "divme right of kings"'- That Mr. Wesley founded the Methodist Church in America, and the Bishops rule it, bythe "special grace of Gcd"' — Methodism still holds and teaches the Popish doctrine of Order and Succession ! Letter XIV. The politics of Methodism. Letter XV. Methodism a Great Iron Wheel— a Clerical Despotism — and yet American Christians tolerate and support it. Letter XVI. Methodism the Popery of Protestantism— as absolute and all-controlling as Jesuitism— Papal Bishops. Letter XVII. A Methodist Bishop the Pope of Protestantism— His overwhelming despotic powers. Letter XVIII. Methodist Presiding Elders— Sub-Bishops— Their irresponsible and oppressive Powers. Letter XIX. The Travelling Preacher— the allegiance required— The duties imposed— The servants of servants — Yet in their turns allow ed to exercise great authority over the rightsof the laity— The class-leaders and 4th wheel, or stirrers — Stewards — An important question, "Do not the clergy, the rulers of Methodism, belong to a (church by themselves, the Annual Conferences, or Preacher's Church, int o which no layman can enter — a Church within a Church. Letter XX. Local Preachers— What they forfeit in locating— Strong considerations to keep them in saddle— They are degraded— Tho petty oppression to which they subject themselves — Loss of influence. Letter XXI. The Roman Catholic features— The doctrine of the Power of the " Keys" held by the Methodist Clergy in commonwith the Pope The Divine right to govern held by the Methodists in common with the Pope and Priests of Rome- Methodist Ministers claim the power to admit into, and exclude from their societies, whomsoever they please, and the Discipline grants them the power. Letter XXIL The principle of the "Key Power' still further examined— It involves the Romish Dogma of Apostolic Succession and Infallibility — All Protestant Church Polities are administeredin accordance with this Doctrine — Protestants cannot successfully combat the Papacy. Letter XXIII. The influence of power and rank upon Ministers ofthe Gospel is pernicious — Promotes ambition, &c. Letter XXIV. The Episcop acy and the People- Dedicated to American Methodists— The Principles of legitimate Governments— Man's inalienable Rights— They cannot be conceded or alienated without Sin — They cannot be usurped without Impiety— What is a Tyranny and a Despotism, according to Bishop Bascom ? — Methodism proven to be a Tyranny, a clerical Despotism, Anti- American in its Genius and Tendency— Republicanism back- wards — A New Definition of Methodism, and an Illustration. Letter XXV. Is Methodism Republican ? Part II. Letter XXVI. The peculiar Doctrines and Usages of Methodism— "A Oalvinistic Creed, a Popish Liturgy, and an Arminian Clergy," Leter XXVII. The riscipline— Its Popish Liturgy— Its Marriage Service borrowed from the Romish Church — The Mummeries of Rome Protestant- ized. Letter XXVIII. The Popish features of the Discipline— Unscriptural terms of admission— The Societies used as drag-nets to sweep the world into the Methodist Church. Letter XXIX. Seekership — Its unscripturalness — Its pernicious tendency — ^The testimony of a Presbyterian. Letter XXX. Inconsistencies — Admitting acknowledged sinners Into the Church, and debarring for six mouths an acknowledged Christian from entering! — Giving baptism by force to non-believing children and unconscious infants, and refusing baptism to the professed Christian for six months ! Letter XXXI. The Class-meeting law— An essential feature of Methodism — ^Exclusion thepenalty for its violation — Is confessedly a commandment of men— To submit to it is to obey and serve men. Letter XXXII. Band-meetings— Virtually con fessionals— Sinfal thongbts must be confessed to tbo Preacher— Their tendency — Tlie opinions of Presbyterian. Letter XXXIII. The Proselyting featuresof Methodism— The Influence of the Class-leader — Aid. patronage, and suff rage offered to all who will either join or "groan" — A popish feature, &c.— How Presbyterians regasd it. Letter XXXIV. Baptism— Methodists have two distinct " baptisms," one for infants an* one for adults — A distinct and different office for each — A distinct and altogether different design for each — The regeneration of infants In baptism in all cases, plainly taught in the Discipline and standard works of the Book Concern. Letter XXXV. AdultBaptism distinct from infant— Its design, with the exception — No faith re quired of the adult, save that required by the Romish Church — And no profession of regeneration as a condition of baptism — Regeneration ordinarily the same with baptism. Letter XXXVI. Infant baptism in a New Light— Tried bythe Creed, the Catechism, and the Ritual, and condemned by the word of God — Thirty tmtruths taught in the baptism of one infant. Letter XXXVII. The action of baptism— The Discipline acknowledges immersion as a scriptural act of baptism — It is so admitted in the older standard works published by the Methodist "Book Concern" — Mr. Wesley admits immersion to have been the primitive action in his Journal, in his Notes on N. T.— Adam Clark — Benson— And yet it is pronounced an unecriptural and indecent action in other works published by the Book Concern, and by the whole Methodist press in the South — Admissions of two Presbyterians, two Catholics, and two Episcopalians. Letter XXXVIII.— The Methodist terms of communion— None so close, or so unscripturally close — They invert the ordinances and violate the divine order— The Discipline forbids Methodist preachers to invite members of other denominations — All who commune with Methodists must not only believe, but dress like them — Close communion in marrying — In trading, in Sabbath-Schools, in Singing-Schools, and "Tune Books" — Baptist communion not close — The testimony of Mr, Hibbard, Mr. Griflfin. Letter XXXIX.— The " Calvinism" of the Creed and the Arminianism of the Clergy— The "Articles of Religion" Calvinistic— They preclude the Idea of the ultimate apostasy of the believer— The ground of Justification examined — The Scriptural argument — The Methodist Clergy preach against their own creed, as well as teachings of Holy Scripture — Revival and Camp-meeting excitements — The I octrine of Apostasy made necessary — The tendency of such teaching and doctrine is to make infidels. Letter XL. Primitive Church Constitution— Republicanism and Christianity Direct. Cloth rubbed, corners bumped, tears to spine ends, lacking front free endpaper, some foxing, a few short tears to fore-edge, else very good. 70.00

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186 GREGG, Milton F. Address of Hon. Milton F. Gregg, V.C., Minister of Veterans Affairs, to Twelfth Dominion Convention, Canadian Legion, B.E.S.L., Saskatoon, Sask. May 24th, 1948.
1948, 
GREGG, Milton F. Address of Hon. Milton F. Gregg, V.C., Minister of Veterans Affairs, to Twelfth Dominion Convention, Canadian Legion, B.E.S.L., Saskatoon, Sask. May 24th, 1948. N.pl.: (Published by authority and with the compliments of the Hon. Milton F. Gregg, V.C., Minister of Veterans Affairs, 1948). Pp [1]-16. Small 8vo, blue printed stapled card covers. Milton FowlerGregg (1892 – 1978) was a Canadian officer, and recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest Commonwealth award for gallantry "in the face of the enemy", during the First World War. In later life, he was a Member of the Canadian Parliament, cabinet minister, academic, soldier, diplomat. He was bornin Mountain Dale, Kings County, New Brunswick. Very good. 25.00

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187 GRENFELL, Wilfred Romance of Labrador. 2nd UK
London, 1934, 
GRENFELL, Sir Wilfred. The Romance of Labrador. Illustrations by D.Ross. London : Hodder & Stoughton Limited, (December) 1934. Second Printing. Pp (4),v-xiv,1-306, frontis.+ 30 p. photos. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt decoration to front, gilt lettering to front and spine. O'Dea 2128. Contents: 1. The Pageant of the Rocks; 2. The Pageant of the Indians; 3. The Pageant of the Eskimo; 4. The Pageant of the Vikings; 5. The Pageant of the Big Four [Columbus, Cabot, Cortereal and Cartier]; 6. The Pageant of the French; 7. The Pageant of the English Occupation; 8. The Pageant of the Unitas Fratrum; 9. The Undersea Pageant; 10. The Pageant of the Three Kings; 11. The Pageant ofthe Soul; 12. The Pageant of the Animas; 13. The Pageant of the Air; 14. T he Pageant of Forty Years and After. Fraying to top edge, outer hinges worn, dampstain to bottom half of spine and inner gutter, bookplate, else good.40.00

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188 GUSTAFSON, Ralph Ixion's Wheel. First Edition in dustjacket
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1969, 
GUSTAFSON, Ralph. Ixion's Wheel. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart, (1969). First Edition. Pp (12),13-128. 8vo, pink & orange decorated paper-covered boards, black cloth spine, lettered in gilt. Spadoni & Donnelly 2100. Design by Don Fernley. Ralph Barker Gustafson (b. August 16, 1909, Lime Ridge, Quebec - d. May 29, 1995, North Hatley, Quebec), Canadian poet, anthologist, and university professor. "With Ixion's Wheel, Ralph Gustafson emerges as a world traveller of zest and irony. He responds to life and to great art with an immense range of sympathy and response. Gustafson is an ironist, investigator, lover, is moved by both the massive and the miniscule.Travelling through the Rocky Mountains, Egypt, Greece, the poet is attract ed by petroglyphs, mummies, and Aphrodite. Passing through Dachau, he mourns man's inhumanity to man. Coming upon Franz Liszt's piano, he comes to terms with death itself. But comedy is never far away. [...]" from the dj. Thepoems are arranged by year. First Year : "Into the Tonquin Valley", "On th e Columbia Icefield", "In the Valley of the Ten Peaks", "Contrary to the Grandeur of God", "At Moraine Lake", "At Takkakaw Falls", "The Walk in Yoho Valley", "On Yoho Pass", "In the Valley ot Wenkchemna", "The Trail under Mount Michael", "The Single Delight", "On the Flanks of Carnarvon", "Lake Hamilton", "On Mountain Summit", "On Mount Revelstoke", "Over toward Mystery Lake", "On the Yukon Run", "In the Yukon". Second Year : "A Choice of Sculpture: Notre Dame, Paris", "At the Matterhorn", "Piazza della Repubblica: Milano", "On the Top of Milan Cathedral", "Santa Maria Novella: Firenze", "Michelangelo Looks Up Not Sleeping:: the Duomo Workyard, Florence", "Gall Placidia, Empress of the West, Builds her Tomb: Ravenna ", "The Horses of Saint Mark", "The Mori: Venezia", "Last Judgement: The Westwall Mosaics, Torcello", "Orgelkonzert im Stephansdom: I9 Uhr", "The Passage: Göta Kanal", "The Swans of Vadstena", "Vreta Kloster", "Sankt Goransmonumentet : Stockholm", "Sunday Queue: Tower of London", "Gift Reader and Adviser: Tottenham Court Road", "At Will Shakespeare's Grave", "Marble Fragment: British Museum", "OnComing on a Chapter-head Memento Mori of William Blake in the British Muse um Print Room". Third Year : "The Mosaics, Kariye Djami: Istanbul", "Couperin-Le-Grand in Turkey", "On the Heresy - Akhnaten: Cairo Museum", "Alexander in Egypt: Luxor", "On the Diadem of Princess Khnoumit: Cairo Museum", "The Valley of Kings", "At Sounion", "At Mykenai", "On the Bull-Leapers' Fresco: Knossos", "Out of Crete", "At Delos", "The Histiaean Poseidon: Athens", "Agamemnon's Mask: Archeological Museum, Athens", "A Conviction: Not far off Salamis", "At a Performance of Euripides' The Trojan Women: Epidaurus", "Aesthetics at Delphi", "The Philosophy of the Parthenon", "At the Trevi Fountain: Rome", "Franz Liszt: Tivoli", "Assisi", "Casa Guidi: Firenze", "Virgin with Child and Saints, Botticelli: Ufizzi Gallery", "At the Pinakothek Ruins: Munich", "From the Train Window: Dachau", "At Franz Liszt's Grave", "Franz Liszt's Dummy Piano: Bayreuth", "On a Small Etruscan Bronze", "At Will's Grave Again", "The Resurrection of the Body: Morning Prayer, Westminster Abbey", "Footnote to Giacometti", "Among the Elgin Marbles". Fourth Year : "Large Canvas: Rijksmuseum", "La Chute d'Icare", "The Vieux Marché: Rouen", "Tapestry Piece: Bayeux", "Mont Saint-Michel", "In the Apartments at Langeais", "Above the Aletsch Glacier", "Am Bachsee, with Thoughts of Vietnam", "Kandinsky: Improvisation No. 26", "Churchyard near Treuchtlingen", "Kammer Konzert, Neue Schloss, Bayreuth", "The Parthenon in Moonlight", "Agamemnon's Palace at Mykenai", "At the Odeum of Herodes Atticus: Athens", "Old Lady Seen Briefly at Patras", "Late Evening: Sounion", "Message on a Shard, 6th Century B.C.: Stoa, Athens", "Interior, St. Mark's, Venice: Assumption Day", "In the Vatican Museum", "For the Third Time (with My Love) Some Doggerel for Will", "To Will Shakespeare, Gent.", and "Postscript". Name, else very good in rubbed, lightly soiled & edgeworn but unclipped dustjacket. 15.00

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189 GUTHEIM, Frederick Rivers of America 40 Potomac. Revised Edition in dustjacket. : The dramatic story of Washington's river -- and the people who lived and worked on its banks -- from the days of the Indians to the present. Revised Edition in dustjacket
Grosset and Dunlap, New York, 1968, 
GUTHEIM, Frederick. The Potomac. [dustjacket front adds: The dramatic storyof Washington's river -- and the people who lived and worked on its banks -- from the days of the Indians to the present]. Illustrated with woodcuts by Mitchell Jamieson and historic prints. New York : Grosset and Dunlap, (1968). Revised Edition. Pp. (8),[1]-344. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustratedgreen card covered boards in like jacket, top edge dyed an olive-green. A volume in the Illustrated Rivers of America series. Fitzgerald, The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliography, P3. Chapters : 1. A Potamac Prelude; 2. The Captains and the Kings; 3. The Tidewater Frontier; 4. The Tobacco Civilization; 5. Potamac above the Falls; 6. Cradle of the Republic; 7. "Smooth Blue Horizons"; 8. The March of Industry; 9. The Potamac Route to the West; 10. The War along the Potamac; 11. The Seat of Government; 12. A Potamac Prospect. With bibliographical notes and index. Very good in lightly nicked, unclipped dustjacket. 20.00

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190 HALIBURTON, E.D. HALIBURTON, Gordon M., (ed.) Boats, Books, and Apples : A Portrait of E. D. Haliburton, a Rugged Individualist, by Himself and Others. First Edition, Signed.
Haliburton Farms / Stoney Hill Publishing / Gaspereau Press, Wolfville, N.S., 2003, ISBN:0969538227 
HALIBURTON, E.D. Boats, Books, and Apples : A Portrait of E. D. Haliburton,a Rugged Individualist, by Himself and Others. Edited by Gordon M. Halibur ton. (Wolfville, N.S.) : "Published by Haliburton Farms and Stoney Hill Publishing", 2003. First Edition. "This book was typeset in Octavian and printed offset at Gaspereau Press." Pp (6),7-284,(4), including portrait frontispiece. Illustrated with photos, and facsimiles to text. Large 8vo, grey-brown illustrated card covers. Edward Douglas Haliburton (born March 28, 1898,St. John's, Newfoundland – d. March 12, 1990, Halifax). Gordon MacKay Hali burton, Ph.D. (b. March 28,1928, Greenwich, Kings County, Nova Scotia) "Boats, Books and Apples is a portrait of E.D. Haliburton, who loved sailing and served in the Royal Navy in World War I, loved literature and read omnivorously (and wrote a great deal on his trusty typewriter) but whose greatestpassion was for growing apples on his Annapolis Valley farm in Nova Scotia . From 1956 to 1970 he was a leading member of the Government of Nova Scotia. This book shows him as he saw himself, with intimate glimpses of family life with a father described by his five sons. His personality and thinkingis illustrated by selected correspondence, a sampling of his columns in th e Halifax Chronicle-Herald, and a sketch of his participation in the politics of the apple industry in the 1940s." - from the cover. Contents: A Chronology of the Life of EDH; Family Chart; Introduction: A Sketch of the EarlyLife of E.D. Haliburton; Childhood and Youth in Newfoundland and Cape Bret on (pp.35-44); Out in the World; The Post-War Decade; Beginning My Career in the Apple Industry; Work and Play at Avonport in the Thirties and Forties; Adventures in Writing and Sailing; Afterword: The Final Forty Years; The Life of Jean T. Haliburton; Filial Memories of Father and the Farm. Selected Correspondence and Writings: 1. A Variety of Letters; 2. The Annapolis Valley Apple Industry from its Origins in the 1850s to its Crisis in the 1940s (pp.203-233); 3. A Sampler of Writings; 4. Selected Correspondence. With index. Very good. Signed, with inscription, by the editor Gordon Haliburton. 28.00

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191 HALIBURTON, Gordon Ethnic Heritage Series Vol. 01 For Their God - Education, Religion and the Scots in Nova Scotia
Saint Mary's University, Halifax, 1980, 
HALIBURTON, Gordon. "For Their God" - Education, Religion and the Scots in Nova Scotia. (Halifax : Saint Mary's University, International Education Centre), n.d. [1980?]. Pp (8),1-39,(1). 8vo, orange card covers. Gordon MacKay Haliburton, Ph.D. (b. March 28,1928, Greenwich, Kings County, Nova Scotia) Vol.I in the Ethnic Heritage Series. Very good. 15.00

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192 HALIBURTON, Gordon M. Hannibal Hoops : A Slave Boy's Quest for Freedom in a Time of Revolution. First Edition, Signed.
Gordon M. Haliburton,, Winnipeg, 2010, ISBN:9781926676722 
HALIBURTON, Gordon M. Hannibal Hoops : A Slave Boy's Quest for Freedom in aTime of Revolution . (N.pl. : Published by the Author: 2010). First Editio n. "Printed by Word Alive Press, Winnipeg, MB". Pp. (4),[v]-vi,(4),[1]-297,(5). With maps. 8vo (150 x 228 mm), art-illustrated grey cardcovers, with red & dark grey lettering to spine. Gordon MacKay Haliburton, Ph.D. (b. March 28,1928, Greenwich, Kings County, Nova Scotia). "'Hannibal Hoops' followsthe story of a young slave boy born on a plantation in South Carolina. Gro wing up during the tumultuous years of the American Revolution, his adventures take him from one end of the continent to the other as he strives for safe haven -- and freedom. Young Hannibal eventually gets swept up in the Loyalist migration of 1784, settling in the hard and untamed wildernesses of Nova Scotia, and from there he chases his dream of returning to his people's homeland across the ocean, Sierra Leone." - from the rear cover. Introduction; Part I. Hannibal Hoops in the Old South. Chapters : 1. The Beginning;2. The Hunt; 3. Revolutionary Ideas; 4. Who is Hannibal Hoops?; 5. Banishe d to the Fields; 6. Political Talk; 7. The End of an Era; 8. With the Army;9. The Dangers of War; 10. The Final Stages of War. Part II. Hannibal Hoop s in Nova Scotia. Chapters : 1. Off to Port Roseway; 2. The Town in the Woods; 3. Spring Thaw; 4. The Great Shelburne Riot; 5. Settling Down in Hort Township; 6. Hannibal on His Own; 7. Settlers Wanted for Sierra Leone.; 8. Thanks to a Sergeant of the Black Pioneers; 9. The Halifax Road; 10. Meetingwith Mr. Clarkson; 11. Foul Treachery; 12. Rescued; 13. Why the Sierra Leo ne Company?; 14. Blizzard; 15. ; 16. Goodbye to Nova Scotia. Very good. Signed, with inscription, by Haliburton on the title page. 15.00

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193 HALIBURTON, Gordon MacKay (comp.). Tattrie Family of River John, Nova Scotia : The Descendants of Louis Tattrie of Louisvile : A Genealogical Record Compiled by Gordon MacKay Haliburtonin memory of his mother Jean Tattrie Haliburton and for her kinfolk
Printed by Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S., 1986, ISBN:0889993076 0889993076 / 9780889993075 
HALIBURTON, Gordon MacKay, (comp.). The Tattrie Family of River John, Nova Scotia : The Descendants of Louis Tattrie of Louisvile : A Genealogical Record Compiled by Gordon MacKay Haliburton in memory of his mother Jean Tattrie Haliburton and for her kinfolk. Wolfville, Nova Scotia : Gordon MacKay Haliburton, 1986. "Printed by Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S.." Pp [1]-121,(1). With 12 b&w photos and a drawing in the text. 8vo (140 x 203 mm), pale yellow printed cardcovers, with black lettering to covers & spine, author photo on rear cover.

Gordon MacKay Haliburton, Ph.D. (b. March 28,1928, Greenwich, Kings County, Nova Scotia) was living in Wolfville at the time of publication.


Introduction;
The Spelling of the Name;
The Descendants of Louis Tattrie of River John — Key;
George Tattrie: A Nova Scotian Pioneer from Montbeliard;
The Life and Achievement of Louis Tattrie;
Abram Tattrie and His Descendants;
The Second Son, George Tattrie, and His Descendants;
The Third Son, John Tattrie, and His Descendants;
The Fourth Son, David Tattrie, and His Descendants.

Appendix A.: A Visit to Montbeliard;
Appendix B.: Joseph Frederick Wallet Des Barres;
Appendix C.: Legal Documents Signed by George Tattrie;
Appendix D.: The Tatamagouche Tattries;
Appendix E.: The Langille Connection;
Appendix F.: The Ancestry of Ellen (Hcliciior) Patnqum Tattrie.

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194 Halifax) CHAMBERS, Robert deGARTHE, W.E. Official Bicentenary Guide Book of Halifax, The
1949, 
(Halifax). The Official Bicentenary Guide Book of Halifax. Prepared by The Halifax Advertising Bureau Reg'd., Halifax, Nova Scotia. (Halifax): Published by authority of The Halifax Bicentenary Committee, (1949). Pp (2),[1]-168, + 2 fldg maps (one a deGarthe map of the city; the other a colour trolley-car map) + 2 colour adverts (Scotia Graphic Ltd & Eastern Photo Engravers). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue, red, and white card covers with blank white spine. Includes a map by W.E.de Garthe and sketckes by Robert Chambers. Introduction by Leonard W. Fraser. A very thorough guide. After a thirty-page introductory history of the city, there are several subsections, including Allan R. Morton's "Halifax Hospitals and Health Facilities", a section on the "Churches of Halifax', A.E. Kerr's history of "Dalhousie University", C.M. Nicholson's "Pine Hill Divinity Hall", A. Stanley Walker's 'Historic Kings [College]", a list of places to stay in and around Halifax, A.C.Pettipas's "Historic Dartmouth", Alex Nickerson's "Through the Years with Sport", G.D. Anderson's "Travel Glimpses, Past and Present", and Capt. G.P.Elliott's "The Warden of the North". With dozens of mid-century advertisem ents. Covers rubbed with some edge-spotting, name to front, else very good.Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 20.00

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195 HAMM, Eugene L. Reflections and Reactions
Owlhoot Press, Clarence, NS, 1994, 
HAMM, Eugene L. Reflections and Reactions . (Clarence, NS: Owlhoot Press, 1994). Pp. [1]-71,(1). 8vo, illustrated white card covers and blank spine. Acollection of poems by the Annapolis County writer. Vg. Due to its small s ize, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 10.00

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196 HAMPSEY, Pat J. & Anne E. McKENNA. McKENNA, Anne E. Harbourville Connection : Exit 15 ... Heading North
2008, 
HAMPSEY, Pat J. & Anne E. McKENNA. The Harbourville Connection : Exit 15 ... Heading North. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [2008?].Pp (4),v-vii,(1),1-157,(1). Illustrated. Map. Index. 4to, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : 1. Heading North. 2. French Cross. 3. The Settlers. 4. Harbourville's Age of Sail (pp 13-27). 5. The Neighbourhood. 6. The Center for Justice. 7. The Man from Burlington. 8. Harbourville in the Age of Tourism. 9. 'Harborville', 10. The North Mountain Railway -The Weston Branch. 11. Isle Haute. 12. Harbourville Connections. 13. The First People. Very good. 75.00

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My Real Name is Charley : Memoirs of a Grocer's Clerk.  First  Edition, HANCOCK, Glen
197 HANCOCK, Glen My Real Name is Charley : Memoirs of a Grocer's Clerk. First Edition
Gaspereau Press, Wolfville, NS, 2000, ISBN:1894031369 
HANCOCK, Glen. My Real Name is Charley : Memoirs of a Grocer's Clerk. Wolfville, Nova Scotia : Gaspereau Press, (2000). First Printing. Pp. (10),11-203,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. The memoirs of a resident of Wolfville, Nova Scotia, serving as an adequate portrait of small-town Nova Scotia life in the early-to-middle twentieth century. "Like many small towns in North America, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, experienced unimaginable change in the last century. These changes were particularly dramatic for those who were born in its opening decades -- those who witnessed the transition that took place in society following the Depression and the World Wars. In this book, Wolfville native Glen Hancock revisits the town of his boyhood in an attempt to catalogue the comings and goings of the pre-war community. From planting to harvest, chruch to commerce, Hancock offers a portrait of a community worth celebrating." - from the rear cover. Very good. 12.00

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198 HANCOCK, Glen My Real Name is Charley : Memoirs of a Grocer's Clerk. Signed.
Gaspereau Press, Wolfville, NS, 2000, ISBN:1894031369 
HANCOCK, Glen. My Real Name is Charley : Memoirs of a Grocer's Clerk. Wolfville, NS: Gaspereau Press, (2000). Pp. (10),11-203,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. The memoirs of a resident of Wolfville, Nova Scotia, serving as an adequateportrait of small-town Nova Scotia life in the early-to-middle twentieth c entury. "Like many small towns in North America, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, experienced unimaginable change in the last century. These changes were particularly dramatic for those who were born in its opening decades -- those who witnessed the transition that took place in society following the Depression and the World Wars. In this book, Wolfville native Glen Hancock revisits the town of his boyhood in an attempt to catalogue the comings and goingsof the pre-war community. From planting to harvest, chruch to commerce, Ha ncock offers a portrait of a community worth celebrating." - from the rear cover. Very good. Signed and inscribed by the author on the half-title leaf. 15.00

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199 HANSFORD, Helen and Cathy MARGESON (compilers). Kings County Vignettes : Interesting Stories of Kings County. Volume 9.
Communnity History Committee of The Kings Historical Society, Kentville , 1998, 
HANSFORD, Helen and Cathy MARGESON (compilers). Kings County Vignettes : Interesting Stories of Kings County. Volume 9. Kentville : The Communnity History Committee of The Kings Historical Society, June 1998. Pp (6),1-54. Illustrated. 8vo, red stapled wrappers. Contents : White Lilacs (a poem by Beatrice Radforth). Maritime Union: A Look to the Past May Show the Future (byGeorge B. Conway). Parrsboro in Kings County (by George B. Conway). Port W illiams Bridge Sold for 800 Pounds (by Joan Balcom). Kingsport History Notes (by Larry Keddy). The Wesley Knox United Church, Woodville, Nova Scotia (by Lorna E. Smith). Tea Meetings in Morden, Early 1900's (by Greta Balsor).To Love And To Cherish (by Mabel G. Wainwright). Memories of Evangeline's Country (by Ida M. Henwood). The Dykes of Acadie (a poem by John Frederic Herbin). Automobiles (from The Acadian Orchardist). A+ Is For Apples (by Allison Magee). Tyhe Carriage Oak Inn (contributed). A.L. Hardy: The Soul Catcher (by George B. Conway). They Were From Here: A Tale of Important Politicians (by George B. Conway). The Kipawo (by Gordon Hansford). Name, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 10.00

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200 HANSFORD, Helen and Cathy MARGESON. Kings County Vignettes : Volume 8.
Kings Historical Sociey,, Kentville , 1996, ISBN:1896084095 
HANSFORD, Helen and Cathy MARGESON. Kings County Vignettes. Volume 8. Kentville : The Community Historical Committee of The Kings Historical Society, December 1996. Pp. (6),[1]-46. With 19 illustrations, 10 of which are photoreproductions. 8vo, stapled printed orange wraps. Contents: "The Farmer's Telephone Line" (by Elizabeth M. Clarke); "The Blenkhorn Axe Factory" (by Elizabeth Rand); "The Nova Scotia Carriage Company: The McKay Car" (by Elizabeth Rand); "Saw Mills of Kings County" (by Cathy Margeson); "Ogilvie FlourMills" (by Joan Balcom); "The Dar Machine Shop" (by Georgina Robinson); "M y Memories" (by Alex Middleton); "Blacksmith Shops"; "Medicines from the Valley" (by Cathy Margeson); "Cambridge Jam Factory" (by Cathy Margeson); "Other Industries". Name to front, a couple of inked corrections, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 10.00

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