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201 MacLENNAN, Hugh Seven Rivers of Canada. In dj,
Macmillan, 1961, 
MacLENNAN, Hugh. Seven Rivers of Canada. Tor.: Macmillan of Canada, 1961. Pp (6),[vii]-ix,(1),1-170,(4), including maps. 8vo, decorated cloth. Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada Imprints 1542. The Saint John River on pp.152-168. With two general chapters: "The Canadian River Systems" and "The Rivers that made a Nation". Also includes the Mackenzie, the St.Lawrence, the Ottawa, the Red, the Saskatchewan, and the Fraser. Vg in dj. 27.50

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202 MacLEOD, Lois. BELL, Winthrop Pickard Unofficial Person of History : Winthrop Pickard Bell.
J Christoper Young, Guelph, Ont, 2005, ISBN:0973039353 0973039353 / 9780973039351 
MacLEOD, Lois. An Unofficial Person of History : Winthrop Pickard Bell. Guelph, ON .: JC Young, 2005. First Edition. Pp [i]-xvi,1-219,(1). Illustrated with many b&w photos. Index. Large 8vo, maroon card covers, yellow lettering to front cover and spine. (8¼ x 10¾inches).

"Printed on acid free paper by Transcontinental, 140 Joseph Zatzman Drive, Dartmouth NS".

Winthrop Pickard Bell (b. May 12, 1884, Halifax – d. April 4, 1965, Chester, Nova Scotia) Canadian scholar and historian.

Lois Mary MacLeod, née Thierman (b. November 1, 1931, in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in rural Saskatchewan - d. November 7, 2012, Sackville, New Brunswick).

Contents :
1. The Garnet and the Gold.
2. The Bells.
3. Mount Allison So Fair!
4. The Paths of Learning Lead Onward.
5. Ruhleben.
6. Life Resumes.
7. Life on the South Shore.
8. The Home Front.
9. A Helper of Mankind.
10. The “Foreign Protestants.”;
Envoi;
Appendix: The Bell Family Genealogy.
With bibliography and index.

A fine copy. Signed, with inscription, by the author. 45.00


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203 MacLEOD, Lois. BELL, Winthrop Pickard Unofficial Person of History : Winthrop Pickard Bell. First Edition, Signed
J Christoper Young, Guelph, Ont, 2005, ISBN:0973039353 
MacLEOD, Lois. An Unofficial Person of History : Winthrop Pickard Bell. Guelph, ON .: JC Young, 2005. First Edition. Pp [i]-xvi,1-219,(1). Illustratedwith many b&w photos. Index. Large 8vo, maroon card covers, yellow letteri ng to front cover and spine. (8¼ x 10¾inches). "Printed on acid free paper by Transcontinental, 140 Joseph Zatzman Drive, Dartmouth NS". Winthrop Pickard Bell (b. May 12, 1884, Halifax – d. April 4, 1965, Chester, Nova Scotia) Canadian scholar and historian. Lois Mary MacLeod, née Thierman (b. November 1, 1931, in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in rural Saskatchewan - d. November 7, 2012, Sackville, New Brunswick). Contents : 1. The Garnet and the Gold. 2. The Bells. 3. Mount Allison So Fair! 4. The Paths of Learning Lead Onward. 5. Ruhleben. 6. Life Resumes. 7. Life on the South Shore. 8. The Home Front. 9. A Helper of Mankind. 10. The “Foreign Protestants.”; Envoi; Appendix: The Bell Family Genealogy. With bibliography and index. A fine copy. Signed, without inscription, by the author. 50.00

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204 MacLEOD, Lois. Mary Chester Municipality, A History 1759-2000. Second Printing
C. A. Nauss Presentations, Chester, N.S., 2003, ISBN:0968975607 
MacLEOD, Lois Mary. Chester Municipality, A History 1759-2000. (Chester, N.S.: C. A. Nauss Presentations, 2003). Second Printing. Pp (1),ii-viii,1-248,+ 8 pp colour plates. Numerous black-and-white illustrations in text. Index. 4to, white spiral bound, illustrated white card covers, blue lettering to front cover. Lois Mary MacLeod, née Thierman (b. November 1, 1931, in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in rural Saskatchewan - d. November 7, 2012, Sackville, New Brunswick). Chapters : 1. Pertinent Preliminaries. 2. The Planters, 1760-1776. 3. The Privateers Prey: The King or "The Rebels". 4. The Loyalist Era, 1783-1812. 5. Privateers Prey Again: Napoleonic Wars and the War of 1812. 6. Peace and Opportunity, 1815-1850. 7. Sunshine and Shadow, 1850-1880. 8. The Fading of Dreams, 1880-1914. 9. The Breaking of Nations : The Great War. 10. Depression and Rum, 1919-1939. 11. Grim-Visaged War Returns:World War II. 12. The Past Reconsidered, 13. To the Milleium. Maps : Munic ipality of Chester; Chester town Plot; The Young Teazer Map; Drop Off Points for Rumrunners. Appendices : A. Early Settlers. Places of Origin. Settlers from Lunenburg. Return of Settlers at Chester. 1783. B. Jonathan Belcher:Charge to the Grand Jury, Michaelmas Term, 1784. C. Last Will and Testamen t of Mercy Seccombe, daughter of the Rev. John Secombe. D. Geographical Features of Chester Municipality: Lakes; Points; Islands in Mahone Bay. E. Place Names: Then and Now. F. Wardens, Clerks and Councillors for the Municipality of the District of Chester, 1879- 2000. G. School Principals. H. Church Memorial Park: First Committee; Shoreham Village Complex: Home for Special Care and Housing Units for Senior Citizens: Fonding Committee. I. The Honored Dead and Those Who Served: World War I, 1914-1918, and World War II, 1939-1945. J. World War II Hostesses in the Chester Area. K. Those Who Served in the Korean War, 1950-1953, and the Vietnam War, 1965-1975. Very good. 80.00

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205 MacLEOD, Lois. ONDAATJE, Christopher South Shore Sketches
Langille's Print Ltd., Bridgewater, N.S., 2003, ISBN:0973319704 
MacLEOD, Lois. South Shore Sketches. (Bridgewater, N.S.: Printed by Langille's Print Ltd.), 2003. Pp (1),ii-viii,1-252. Illustrated. 8vo, cream card covers, front cover illustrated and lettered in red. Lois Mary MacLeod, née Thierman (b. November 1, 1931, in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in rural Saskatchewan - d. November 7, 2012, Sackville, New Brunswick). Biographical sketches : The Settlers from New England, 1761; The Keddys, politicians, councilors and coopers; The Hennigars, general merchants; The LaFrances, stationmaster; Alalia Hiltz, postmistress; The Bonds, woodsmen; The Langilles and the Masons, boat builders; The Stevenses, boat builders; The Heislers, boatbuilders; John Barkhouse; Forman Hawboldt, inventor; Danny Blain, yachtsma n; The Ogilvies, yachtsmen; Klaus Gehrig and Jose Hersir, adventurers; The Nausses, musicians and soldiers; The Bezansons, a family of faith; The Reddens and the Walkers, women of the New Age; The Eldridges, volunteers; The Bell Brothers, author and entrepreneur; The Turners, a military life and later; The Piers, a naval life and later; Private Richard Green, a tribute; Alex Pattillo, avalanche victim, a tribute; Brad Armstrong, environmentalist;The Pews and the Bakers, philanthropists; Christopher Ondaatje, author and philanthropist; Ted Regan, television producer; Dr M. Allen Gibson, minist er and journalist. Very good. 35.00

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206 MacPHEE, Earle Douglas. Mythology, Traditions and History of MacDhubhsith - MacDuffie Clan (McAfie,McDuffie, MacFie, MacPhee, Duffy etc.). Volume V : New Lands of Our Father s - The Pioneers.
Dr. E.D. MacPhee, Vancouver, 1975, 
MacPHEE, Earle Douglas. The Mythology, Traditions and History of MacDhubhsith - MacDuffie Clan (McAfie, McDuffie, MacFie, MacPhee, Duffy etc.). VolumeV : New Lands of Our Fathers – The Pioneers. (Vancouver : Dr. E.D. MacPhee , mid-1970s). Pp (2),161-219,(3). 8vo, red stapled card covers. Contents : 9. Canada (cont'd) : Ontario- Upper Canada; Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta; British Columbia, Yukon. 10. Australia. 11. New Zealand, South Africa. 12. Names to Remember. 13. List of Authorities Consulted. Earle Douglas MacPhee was Emeritus Dean at the University of British Columbia. Very good. 65.00

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207 MacPHERSON, Ken PLOMER, James, Com., foreword River Class Destroyers of the Royal Canadian Navy. First Edition in dustjacket
Charles J. Musson, Toronto, 1985, ISBN:0920845002 
MacPHERSON, Ken. The River Class Destroyers of the Royal Canadian Navy. Foreword by Com. James Plomer. Toronto: Charles J. Musson and Associates, Publishers, (1985). First Edition. Pp. [1]-103. Illustrated with 1118 b& w photos. Also some drawings. Quadruple column. Oblong 8vo, blue cloth with whitelettering to spine. "The Royal Canadian Navy had been in existence for 20 years before acquiring the fir st fighting ship actually built to its order. These were the destroyers 'Saguenay' and 'Skeena' who, with four other 'River class' units made up the tiny offensive force with which the RCN went to war in 1939. Later augmented by the transfe r o f e i ght more near-sisters from the Royal Navy, these formed the nucleus of what was to become thethird largest Allied navy, and made a valuable contribution to the success ful outcome of the Battle of the Atlantic. Their histories and specifications are accompanied by 118 photographs, most of which have never been reproduced in print. They are shown as they appeared when still in the hands of the RN, and at different periods during their RCN service. Many detailed on-board photos are included." - from dj flap. In alphabetical order: HMCS Assiniboine, HMCS Chaudière, HMCS Fraser, HMCS Gatineau, HMCS Kootenay, HMCS Margaree, HMCS Ottawa (2), HMCS Qu'Appelle, HMCS Restigouche, HMCS Saguenay,HMCS St. Laurent, HMCS Saskatchewan, and HMCS Skeena. Inscription verso ff ep, else very good in dustjacket. 50.00

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208 MacPHERSON, Ken. PLOMER, James, Com., foreword. River Class Destroyers of the Royal Canadian Navy. Hardcover in dustjacket.
Charles J. Musson, Toronto, 1985, ISBN:0920845002 
MacPHERSON, Ken. The River Class Destroyers of the Royal Canadian Navy . Foreword by Com. James Plomer. Toronto: Charles J. Musson and Associates, Publishers, (1985). First Edition. Pp. [1]-103. Illustrated. Quadruple column.Oblong 8vo, blue cloth with white lettering to spine. In alphabetical orde r: Assiniboine, Chaudière, Fraser, Gatineau, Kootenay, Margaree, Ottawa (2), Qu'Appelle, Restigouche, Saguenay, St. Laurent, Saskatchewan, and Skeena.Light foxing, else very good in dustjacket.. 40.00

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209 MAIERS, David Canadian National in Manitoba and Saskatchewan, Volume One
British Railway Modellers of North America, 1999, ISBN:0919487610 
MAIERS, David. Canadian National in Manitoba and Saskatchewan, Volume One. (Calgary: British Railway Modellers of North America, 1999). Pp. 26. Illustrated with many black & white photographs. Double column. Oblong 8vo, whiteillustrated card covers. Vg. 10.00

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210 MALCOMSON, Robert Beaver : Exploring Canada's History, Vol. 73:4, August/September 1993 CHAPMAN, Harry McCULLOCH, Ian Northcote : Paddlewheels and Glory on the Saskatchewan." An article in The Beaver : Exploring Canada's History, Vol. 73:4, August/September 1993
Hudson's Bay Company, Winnipeg, 1993, 
MALCOMSON, Robert. ”Northcote : Paddlewheels and Glory on the Saskatchewan." An article in The Beaver : Exploring Canada's History, Vol. 73:4, August/September 1993, pp 10-9, with 6 illustrations and a map. Winnipeg : Hudson's Bay Company, 1993. For the whole issue, pp (1),2-56. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers. Other articles : "Explorations :The Great West, Summer 1887" by Christopher West (pp 2-3); "Men Bred in th e Rough Bounds : The Scottish military tradition in Canada" by Ian McCulloch (pp 10-16); "Left, Right or Down the Middle: Rules of the road: A perplexing mystery solved" by Frederick A. de Luna (pp 17-21); "Lost Honour : The very strange story of a medal that nobody won" by Hugh A. Halliday (pp 22-27); "Golden Boy : A symbol running North over Winnipeg" by Hubert G. Mayes (pp 28-34); "Memories of a Day of Horrors : Dartmouth and the Halifax Explosion, 1917" (Introduced by Harry Chapaman) (pp 35-39). Pennend name (bottomof p. 12), else very good. 8.00

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211 MANDEL, Eli Stony Plain. in slipcase. Signed copy
Press Porcépic, Erin, Ont, 1973, 
MANDEL, Eli. Stony Plain. (Erin, Ont.) : Press Porcépic, (1973). First Edition. Pp (8),9-96,(4). 8vo, blue cloth, with silver buffalo illustration on front board, silver lettering to spine. Includes: "Estevan", "At Wabumun the Calgary Power Station", "Susanna and the Indians", "Edmonton, 1967", "OilRefineries, Edmonton","Reading Room: Periodicals", "Two Dream Songs for Jo hn Berryman", "For Jimmy Hendrix and Janis Joplin", "Oscar Wilde", "Saskatchewan Surveyor", "Argonauts, the CNE, etc.", "In Memory of Albert Camus", "Earthworms Eat Earthworms and Learn","Agatha Christie", "On the Death of HoChi Minh", "For Eli Wiesel", "On the 25th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz: Memorial Services, Toronto, January 25, 1970 YMHA Bloor & Spadi na", "On the Renewal of Bombing in VietNam December, 1972", "Political Science (after Brecht and Trudeau)", "Political Speech (for PET)" and many others. Fine in near-fine slipcase. Signed by Mandel with this inscription: "For [---] / One magician from another / good luck / & warmed wishes / Eli / at Halifax / March 78". 40.00

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212 MANDEL, Miriam YATES, Norman (cover) Lions at Her Face
White Pelican, 1973, 
MANDEL, Miriam. Lions at Her Face. [Edmonton]: White Pelican, 1973. Pp. 62.Cover by Norman Yates. 8vo, orange & yellow ill. card covers. Sakatchewan- born author Miriam Mandel won the Governor General's Award in 1973 for thiscollection of poetry. Vg. 20.00

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213 MANORE, Reid MARIER, Roger WILSON, Stuart BAILEY, Richard W. They Sailed Their Homes Across the Bay to Arnold's Cove. An article in Habitat, Volume XI, Number 4, 1968
Central Mortgage and Housing Corporation, 1968, 
MANORE, Reid. “They Sailed Their Homes Across the Bay to Arnold's Cove.” Anarticle in Habitat, Volume XI, Number 4, 1968, pp 2-5, with 3 photos. N.pl .: Central Mortgage and Housing Corporation, 1968. Pp [1]-24. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled card covers. Other content : “Le role de l'Etat” par Roger Marier (pp 6-8); “Grand'mère : The Town with the Lovable Name” by Stuart Wilson (pp 9-17); “Housing for Indians and Metis in Northern Saskatchewan” by Richard W. Bailey (pp 18-23). Browning to bottom margin of back cover, else very good. 20.00

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214 Maryfield & District Historical Society Across Border and Valley : The Story of Maryfield & Fairlight & SurroundingDistricts. Two Volume set
1984, ISBN:0889253633 
(Maryfield & District Historical Society). Across Border and Valley : The Story of Maryfield & Fairlight & Surrounding Districts, [In Two Volumes]. (Maryfield, Sask.: Maryfield & District Historical Society, 1984). First Printing. Pp [i]-viii,1-542,(2); (2),543-1202,(2), + large folding map of “Rural Municipality of Maryfield No. 91, W. of 1st” laid in. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated green cloth, white lettering to front boardand spine. Contents : Before Settlement; Settlement; Municipal Government; Pipestone Valley; Districts; Birthdays; Wedding Anniversaries; Generations ; Family Histories; Brief Histories; Of Special Interest. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. The 2-vol. set for 350.00

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215 McCALLA, William Copeland Wild Flowers of Western Canada. in dustjacket.
Musson Book Company, Toronto, 1920, 
McCALLA, William Copeland. Wild Flowers of Western Canada. Toronto: The Musson Book Company Limited, (1920). Pp. (10),[9]-132. With sixty plates from original photographs by the author (grey toned). Illustrated. 8vo, decorated green cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. "The plants pictured and described in this little book are for the most part quite common in Western Canada. [...] In a general way the plants are arranged according to their time of bloom, beginning with the early flowers of Spring. But owing tothe extent of our country, to local conditions of soil and exposure, and t o variations in weather from year to year, it is impossible to be exact as to either orders or dates." - from the preface. Name inked to front pastedown, else very good in rubbed, chipped, edgeworn dustjacket. 28.00

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216 McCANNON, John, ed. DAY, Benjamin GONZALEZ, Joseph M. MITCHELL, Stuart Canadian Journal of History, Volume 40, Number 2, August 2005
Journal of History Company Limited, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, 2005, 2005 
McCANNON, John, (ed.). Canadian Journal of History, Volume 40, Number 2, August 2005. (Saskatoon : published by the Journal of History Company Limted at the University of Saskatchewan), 2005. Pp. (2),iii-ix,(1),[208]-408,(4). 8vo, yellow cardcovers, red lettering to spine.

Includes the following articles:
Joseph M. Gonzalez's "Sleeping Bodies, Jubilant Souls: The Fate of the Dead in Sweden, 1400-1700",

Benjamin Day's "Mill's Liberty, the Ribald Press, and the Politics of War",

Stuart Mitchell's "Resale Price Maintenance and the Character of Resistance in the Conservative Party, 1949-64", and
Yves Laberge's "Multiculturalisme et transferts culturels: pour une histoire des mouvements européens au 20e siècle".
With numerous reviews.

Very good. For the issue. 10.00


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217 McCLUNG, Nellie L Sowing Seeds in Danny. 12th pr
William Briggs, Toronto, 1918, 
McCLUNG, Nellie L. Sowing Seeds in Danny. Toronto: William Briggs, 1918. Twelfth printing. Pp. (8),ix-xii,(2),3-315,(1). 8vo, red cloth, pictorial panel to front, black titles to front and spine. Arora, The Saskatchewan Bibliography 2847, Rhodenizer p.740, Watters p.332. A later printing of the prominent early twentieth-century Canadian social activist and author's first novel, introducing the character of Pearl Watson. Originally published in 1908, "Sowing Seeds in Danny" went through several print runs, and eventuallysold over a hundred thousand copies. Inner hinges tender, pages browned an d brittle, small nick to head of spine, name inked to flyleaf, else good. 20.00

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218 McCLUNG, Nellie. Black Creek Stopping-House and Other Stories.
William Briggs, Toronto, 1912, 
McCLUNG, Nellie. The Black Creek Stopping-House and Other Stories. Toronto : William Briggs, 1912. Pp [1]-224. 8vo, illustrated green cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Arora, The Saskatchewan Bibliography 2841. The novella “The Black Creek Stopping-House” (pp 9-109); and seven short stories : “The Runaway Grandmother”, “The Return Ticket”, “The Ungrateful Pigeons”, “You Never Can Tell”, “A Short Tale of a Rabbit”, “The Elusive Vote”, and “The Way of the West.” Wear to spine ends and corners, cloth rubbed, hinges cracked, foxing to fore-edge, foxing and smudging to some leaves, name, else a good, reading copy only. As is. 25.00

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219 McCONNELL, W. H. ` Prairie Justice. First Edition
Burroughs & Company , Calgary, 1980, ISBN:0459334603 
McCONNELL, W. H. Prairie Justice. Calgary : Burroughs & Company , a division of The Carswell Co. Ltd., Toronto, (1980). First Edition. Pp (14),1-276,(2). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. The Development of Legal Institutions in the Northwest Territories. 2 . The Law Society and the Legal Profession. 3. Some Celebrated SaskatchewanBarristers. 4. Legal Education in Saskatchewan. 5. The Magistracy and Dist rict Court JUdges. 6. Provincial Superior Court Judges. 7. Saskatchewan Layyers on Federal Courts. 8. The Post-War Era. Very good. 35.00

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220 McCOURT, Edward Walk Through the Valley. First Edition in dustjacket
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1958, 
McCOURT, Edward. Walk Through the Valley : A novel. Toronto : McClelland and Stewart, (1958). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (4),[5]-222,(2). 8vo, maroon cloth with silver lettering to spine. Watter p.332, Spadoni & Donnelly 1507, Arora, The Saskatchewan Bibliography 2859. A novel by the Canadian author. "This dramatic and moving novel by Edward McCourt will rank with the best Canadian fiction of this or any year. [...] This is the story of Dermot Troy and of the family that depended on this gay and whimsical dreamer who loved the beauties of nature, but whose spirit could not be tied to the drudgery of the farm. It is the story of Sheila, his daughter, and her love for a renegade whisky-runner, Blaze Corrigal. But is is, above all, the storyof Dermot's son Michael who thought of his father as a god, and whose trus t faltered only briefly, until he learned in a tragic way that his father was indeed a man of his word. [...] a sensitive and moving story of the rugged foothills of the Canadian west about thirty years ago." - from the dj. Very good in rubbed, nicked, short-closed-torn dustjacket. 20.00

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