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21 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year
Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes. Printed by Nova Scotia Printing Co, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1873, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes, 1873. Printed by Nova Scotia Printing Co. Pp 3-242. Index. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; The coast of New Brunswick and the United States in the Bay of Fundy; and at Cape Race in Newfoundland (pp 112-120), and of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 191-192), and 90 pages of advertisements (including The Acadia Coal Company of Nova Scotia, Pictou County). Lacking covers (i.e., title page), some minor chipping, else good only. As is. 25.00

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22 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year
Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes. Printed by Nova Scotia Printing Co, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1873, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes, 1873. Printed by Nova Scotia Printing Co. Pp [1]-96,145-244. Index. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changedto "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was C lement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 191-192), and 90 pages of advertisements (including The Acadia Coal Company of Nova Scotia, Pictou County). Covers badly foxed and browned, penned price to front, edges chipped, lacking pages 97-144 (which includes the lighthouse section), overall a poor copy only. As is. 20.00

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23 BELL, J.K. (ed.) Official Labour Journal 1951
Maritime Marine Workers' Federation, 1951, 
BELL, J.K., (ed.). Official Labour Journal 1951. N.pl.: Published by Maritime Marine Workers' Federation / Affiliated : Canadian Congress of Labour, 1951. Pp (1),2-152. Illustrated. Advertisements. Double Column. 4to, green card covers, lettered in black, spine blanl. Contents : Nova Scotia Labour Relations Board Threatens Labour's Rights; 1952 Legislative Submission To The Nova Scotia Government; Prepaid Medical Care In Nova Scotia On The Increase; Proceedings Sixth Annual Convention Maritime Marine Workers' Federation; Whi Is Senator McCarthy? (by Miles McMillin); New Brunswick Council of Labour; Nova Scotia Women's Minimum Wage Act; Report of Committee on Unemployment nsurance to 1951 C.C.L. Convention; The Charter of Human Rights; Escalator Clauses; When I Was a Clerk (by George Bernard Shaw); Can Unions Be Sued?; Tests Show That Union Officers Are Brighter Than Union Foremen; Repressive Laws Employed Against Labour in the Past; Legislative Submission to the Nova Scotia Government; Saint John Shipyard Workers Re-open Contract; andmore. Approximately one-half of the publication is advertisements, such as Ganong Brothers (candy), Marven's (biscuits), Maritime Steel and Foundries Limited, Pictou County Electric Company Limited, Oland and Son Limited, Na tional Sea Products, Hartlen's Canteens, Tibbetts Paints, and many more. Spine and margins browned, ese very good. 150.00

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24 BELL, W.A Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines Possibilities for Occurence of Petroleum Reservoirs in Nova Scotia
Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, 1958, 
BELL, W.A. Possibilities for Occurence of Petroleum Reservoirs in Nova Scotia. Halifax : Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, 1958. Pp 177. 8vo, stapled cardcovers. Walter Andrew Bell (b. January 4, 1889, St. Thomas,Ontario - d. 1969, Pictou County, Nova Scotia). Very good. 20.00

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25 BELL, W.A Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines Possibilities for Occurence of Petroleum Reservoirs in Nova Scotia
Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, 1958, 
BELL, W.A. Possibilities for Occurence of Petroleum Reservoirs in Nova Scotia. Halifax : Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, 1958. Pp 177. 8vo, stapled card covers. Walter Andrew Bell (b. January 4, 1889, St. Thomas, Ontario - d. 1969, Pictou County, Nova Scotia). Name, bookplate, else very good. 15.00

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26 BELL, W.A. (preface). Principal Symbols, patterns, and Colours in common use on Geological Maps and Figure illustrations prepared by the Geological Survey of Canada.
Canada Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Geological Survey of Canada GSC, Ottawa, 1951, 
BELL, W.A. (preface). Principal Symbols, patterns, and Colours in common use on Geological Maps and Figure illustrations prepared by the Geological Survey of Canada. Ottawa : Canada Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Geological Survey of Canada, 1951. Pp (18). Illustrated. 8vo, printed brownduotang binding. With a Preface by W.A. Bell, Director of the Geological S urvey of Canada. Walter Andrew Bell (b. January 4, 1889, St. Thomas, Ontario - d. 1969, Pictou County, Nova Scotia). Small sticker to front cover, else very good. 10.00

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27 BELL, W.A. GSC Bulletin 010 Early Carboniferous Strata of St. Georges Bay Area, Newfoundland
1948, 
BELL, W.A. Early Carboniferous Strata of St. Georges Bay Area, Newfoundland. Geological Survey Bulletin No.10. Ottawa : Edmond Cloutier, 1948. Pp (2),[iii]-v,(1),[1]-45,(1) + 2 folding maps to rear pouch. With 2 plates. 8vo, card covers. O'Dea 2687, Butlet & Bartlett p.22. Walter Andrew Bell (b. January 4, 1889, St. Thomas, Ontario - d. 1969, Pictou County, Nova Scotia). Spine tape-repaired, worn, else good. 20.00

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28 BELL, W.A. GSC Memoir 155 Horton-Windsor District, Nova Scotia
1929, 
BELL, W.A. Horton-Windsor District, Nova Scotia. Ottawa : F.A. Acland, 1929. Pp (8),[1]-268,(4),+ folding map. [including 36 plates]. 8vo, cardcovers.Geological Survey of Canada Memoir 155. Department of Mines. Walter Andrew Bell (b. January 4, 1889, St. Thomas, Ontario - d. 1969, Pictou County, No va Scotia). Spine ends chipped, else vg. 40.00

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29 BELL, W.A. GSC Memoir 155 Horton-Windsor District, Nova Scotia.
1929, 
BELL, W.A. Horton-Windsor District, Nova Scotia. Ottawa : F.A. Acland, 1929. Pp (8),[1]-268,(4),+ folding map. [including 36 plates]. 8vo, cardcovers.Geological Survey of Canada Memoir 155. Department of Mines. Walter Andrew Bell (b. January 4, 1889, St. Thomas, Ontario - d. 1969, Pictou County, No va Scotia). Spine ends and rear cover chipped, front cover torn and tape-repaired. As is. 20.00

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30 BEZANSON, W.B. ALLINE, Henry Romance of Religion: : A Sketch of the Life of Henry Alline in the Pioneer Days of the Maritime Provinces
Kentville Publishing, Kentville, N.S., 1927, 
BEZANSON, W.B. Romance of Religion : A Sketch of the Life of Henry Alline in the Pioneer Days of the Maritime Provinces. Kentville, N.S.: Kentville Publishing, 1927. Pp (6),7-71,(1). 8vo, stapled grey card covers. Griffin-Allwood, Baptists in Canada 1760-1990 : A Bibliography of Selected Printed Resources in English. 311, Laugher p.36. A brief portrait of this Nova Scotianleader of the New Light Baptist movement. ''First Visit to Cumberland'' (p p.42-43); Sections include: ''Sackville and Fort Lawrence'' (pp.43-44); ''Visits Horton and Cornwallis'' (pp.19-21); ''Pictou and Truro'' (pp.53-59). Faint dampstain and name to front cover, else very good. 25.00

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31 BEZANSON, W.B. ALLINE, Henry Romance of Religion: : A Sketch of the Life of Henry Alline in the Pioneer Days of the Maritime Provinces
Kentville Publishing, Kentville, N.S., 1927, 
BEZANSON, W.B. Romance of Religion: A Sketch of the Life of Henry Alline inthe Pioneer Days of the Maritime Provinces. Kentville, N.S.: Kentville Pub lishing Company Limited, 1927. Pp (6),7-71,(1). 8vo, stapled grey card covers. Griffin-Allwood, Baptists in Canada 1760-1990 : A Bibliography of Selected Printed Resources in English. 311, Laugher p.36. A brief portrait of this Nova Scotian leader of the New Light Baptist movement. ''First Visit to Cumberland'' (pp.42-43); Sections include: ''Sackville and Fort Lawrence'' (pp.43-44); ''Visits Horton and Cornwallis'' (pp.19-21); ''Pictou and Truro'' (pp.53-59). Very good 30.00

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32 BIRD, Will R. This is Nova Scotia. 2nd pr, in dj
Ryerson Press, Toronto , 1951, 
BIRD, Will R., Litt.D. This is Nova Scotia. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1951). Second Printing. Pp (6), vii-viii, 1-299, (1), frontis.+ 24 p. plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Morley p.69, Watters p.952, Laugher p.38, Rhodenizer p.84, NSIB 196. Colour frontispiece "Along the shore of Nova Scotia" (fishermen, flakes, &c). Chapters : The Overland Gateway, The Road to the Valley, The Oldest Settled Part, Through the Acadian Land, The Salty South Shore, Along Canada's Ocean Playground, The Eastern Shore, Colourful Cape Breton, Along Northumberland Strait. With an index. Very good in nicked dustjacket. 20.00

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33 Black Studies) SKINNER, Bette CLARK, Vivian PARIS, Peggy Black Community Profile : A Survey of the Black Population of New Glasgow
Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, Halifax , 1973, 
(Black Studies). Black Community Profile : A Survey of the Black Populationof New Glasgow; Summer 1973. Halifax : Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission , 1973. Pp (4),[1]-50,(3),1-8,(3). Lg.8vo, green card covers, coil bdg. Vaison p.53. Research Conducted by Bette Skinner (co-ordinator), Vivian Clark,Janice Jewell, Marilyn Jordan, and Peggy Paris. Sections : History & Attit udes, Housing, Social & Legal Services, Recreation, Education, and Employment. Very good. 30.00

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34 BLAIR, D.B., Rev. Psalms of the The Apocalypse.
S.M. MacKenzie, Publisher and Printer, New Glasgow, N.S., 1893, 
BLAIR, D.B., Rev. The Psalms of the The Apocalypse. New Glasgow, N.S.: S.M.MacKenzie, Publisher and Printer, 1893. Pp [1]-14,(2). 8vo, blue printed s tapled card covers. Rhodenizer p.851, Lochhead, Checklist of Nineteenth Century Canadian Poetry in English : The Maritimes p.5. "Duncan B. Blair (1815-1891), born at Strachur, Cowall, Argyllshire, Scotland, died at Laggan, Nova Scotia." - Rhodenizer. A collection of sixteen psalms : The Coming of Christ; The Throne, or Song of Creation; The Lamb Opening the Sealed Book, orthe Song of Redemption; The Heavenly Vision; Millennial Song; The Dragon's Overthrow; The Harpers on Mount Zion; The Happy Death; The Harpers by the Glassy Sea; Just Judgment; Triumphant Song, Babylon's Overthrow; Epithalamium, or Nuptial Song; The New Creation; The New Jerusalem; The Heavenly Paradise; Coming to Judgment. Wear to spine, rubbed, brown waterstain to top corner at spine, else good. Ex-libris Franklyn H. Hicks (noted Canadiana collector) with his name ticket to front cover. Scarce. 80.00

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35 Bluenose Hooked Rugs) Bluenose Hooked Rugs : Season 1932-33
John E. Garrett, Limited, New Glasgow, N.S., 1932, 
(Bluenose Hooked Rugs). Bluenose Hooked Rugs : Season 1932-33. New Glasgow,N.S.: John E. Garrett, Limited, 1932. Pp (12) including covers. Illustrate d. 8vo, illustrated yellow stapled wrappers. A catalogue of rug hooking patterns and equipment from John E. Garrett, Limited, New Glasgow, N.S. Includes two pages of testimonials, numerous Bluenose rug patterns, rug yarns, the Bluenose Rug Hooker, and an unused detachable order form. Very good. 35.00

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36 Bluenose Hooked Rugs) Garrett's Bluenose burlap Patterns for making Hooked Rugs : Season 1926-27
John E. Garrett, Limited, New Glasgow, N.S., 1926, 
(Bluenose Hooked Rugs). Garrett's Bluenose burlap Patterns for making Hooked Rugs : Season 1926-27. New Glasgow, N.S.: John E. Garrett, Limited, 1926.Pp (16). Illustrated. 8vo, one sheet folded into sixteen panels. A catalog ue of rug hooking patterns. Very good. 30.00

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37 Bluenose Hooked Rugs) Garrett's Bluenose Rug Hooker
John E. Garrett, Limited, New Glasgow, N.S., 1930, 
(Bluenose Hooked Rugs). Garrett's Bluenose Rug Hooker. New Glasgow, N.S.: John E. Garrett, Limited, n.d. [1930s?]. Pp (4) including covers. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cream folded sheet A catalogue featuring the Bluenose Rug Hooker, along wth yarns and patterns. Very good. 20.00

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38 Bluenose Hooked Rugs) Make these charming Hooked Rugs at home, in spare time, it's easy and fascinating the Bluenose Way
John E. Garrett, Limited, New Glasgow, N.S., 1936, 
(Bluenose Hooked Rugs). Make these charming Hooked Rugs at home, in spare time, it's easy and fascinating the Bluenose Way. (New Glasgow, N.S.: John E. Garrett, Limited, 1936). Pp (2),1-17,(1) including covers. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated pale blue stapled wrappers. A catalogue of rug hooking patterns and equipment from John E. Garrett, Limited, New Glasgow, N.S. Includes two pages of testimonials, numerous Bluenose rug patterns, rug yarns, theBluenose Rug Hooker, and an unused detachable order form. Rubbed, brown gr ease (?) stains to front cover affecting first 4 pages, pencilled drawing to back cover, else very good. 80.00

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39 Bluenose Magazine CAMPBELL, Mark HATT, Jennifer PEDERSEN, Andy Bluenose : Nova Scotia's Magazine. Vol. 3, No. 1, January/February 1994
Agenda Publications Limited, Halifax , 1994, 
(Bluenose Magazine). Bluenose : Nova Scotia's Magazine. Vol. 3, No. 1, January/February 1994. Halifax : Agenda Publications Limited, 1994. Pp [1]-47,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : “Our Nova Scotia: Sum of Its Parts” by Andy Pedersen (pp 12-17); “For Sale Victorian Charmer” [New Glasgow mansion] (by Jennifer Hatt (pp 18-20); “Ten Ways to have a Ball This Winter in Nova Scotia” by Mark Campbell (pp 24-31); and more. Very good. 8.00

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40 BORDEN, George I Never Heard Their Cry! Selected Poems of George Borden
Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Halifax, N.S., 2013, ISBN:9781554575534 
BORDEN, George. I Never Heard Their Cry! Selected Poems of George Borden. (Halifax, N.S.: Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, 2013). First Edition. Pp (1),ii-iii,(2),2-40. 8vo, illustrated red card covers, lettered in white, with a blank spine. "George Borden, who describes himself as a poet, author, and songwriter, was born in 1935 in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia,..." (from the back cover). Contents : I. The Perilous Journey : For No Good Reason; Fashions of Slavery; I Never Heard Their Cry!; Plantation North; Faded Footprints; Africadian Lament. II. Pioneers and Pathfinders : The Saga ot Willy; Box Me a Tune - George Dixon; Black Soldier's Lament; The Lonesome Messenger. III. Gaining Admittance and Acceptance : Black Tempest; Black Settlement Teachers; Tired Traveller; Those Who Dared; Ebony Workforce. IV. Black Pride : BiacK Ainietes; Black Writers; Dark Skin Dilemma;Bureaucratic Black Spectrum; Black and Beautiful. V. Self-Identity : Ances tral Legacy; Return From ... Out There; Getting to Know Me. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 8.50

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