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61 BARTLETT, Robert A., Captain. O'NEILL, Paul, foreword. Log of Bob Bartlett : The True Story of Forty Years of Seafaring and Exploration. First Flanker printing.
Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2006, ISBN:189731700x 
BARTLETT, Robert A., Captain. The Log of Bob Bartlett : The True Story of Forty Years of Seafaring and Exploration. [With a foreword by Paul O'Neill].St. John's, NF: Flanker Press, (2006). First Printing. Pp. [i]-xvi,1-318,( 2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. "His log details his two most historic feats - his journey with Robert Peary to discover the North Pole and his heroic deed aboard the Karluk - yet it also sketches his early life and some of his more memorable ice travels during and after the Great War." - from the rear cover. Vg. 12.00

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62 BARTLETT, Steve SEXTON, Tommy DOBBIN, Craig COBB, Zita Grit and the Courage : Stories of Success in an Unforgiving Land.
Creative Publishers, St. John;s, NL, 2008, ISBN:9781897174296 
BARTLETT, Steve. The Grit and the Courage : Stories of Success in an Unforgiving Land. St. John's, NL : Creative Publishers, 2008. First Edition. Pp (10),[1]-123,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. “Succeeding anywhere is a challenge. Doing so out of Newfoundland and Labrador – with its harsh climate, remoteness, and small population - requires an added effort. The stories in this book are about people who overcame the obstaclesand odds to succeed in various fields, including business, entertainment, sports and nursing.” - from the back cover. Contents : Alex Faulkner. CraigDobbin. Myra Bennett. Tommy Sexton. W.J. Herder. Zita Cobb. Very good. 10. 00

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63 BATES, Joseph D. WEILER, Milton C., line drawings Atlantic Salmon Flies and Fishing. 1st trade in dj
Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, PA, 1970, ISBN:0811701808 
BATES, Joseph D. Atlantic Salmon Flies and Fishing. Line Drawings by MiltonC. Weiler. Harrisburg, PA : Stackpole Books, (1970). First Edition. Pp (6) ,vii-xix,(3),3-362,(2),+ 7 col.plates. 8vo, blue cloth with black lettered red title block to spine, t.e.stained orange. Preface by John C. Cosseboom."Pound for pound the world's most exciting and challenging fish that can b e taken with an artificial fly in fresh water, the Atlantic salmon has thrilled kings, princes, and tycoons for centuries. Now Joe Bates describes newtactics and tackle, and a growing list of fishing camps and public waters, that make this sport a challenge for every angler." - from the dj. Nova Sc otia (pp.135-137); New Brunswick (pp.137-140); Newfoundland and Labrador (pp.146-149). Slight spine roll, else very good in lightly wrinkled, price-clipped dust jacket. 50.00

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64 BAYFIELD, Henry Wolsey Champlain Society 54,55 McKENZIE, Ruth, ed St. Lawrence Survey Journals of Captain Henry Wolsey Bayfield 1829-1853
Champlain Society, 1984, 
BAYFIELD, Captain Harry Wolsey. The St. Lawrence Survey Journals of CaptainHenry Wolsey Bayfield 1829-1853. Edited with an Introduction by Ruth McKen zie. In Two Volumes. Tor. : The Champlain Society, 1984-1986. Pp (6), vii-cx, 1-402, i-xxvi, (6), frontis + 5 plates + fldg.map; (6), vii-x,1-516, (1), i-xxvi, (6), frontis + 3 plates + 3 maps. Large 8vo, red cloth, t.e.g. Limited to 1350 Numbered Copies. The Publications of the Champlain Society Vols. XIV and XV. With index. Many references to the Newfoundland and Labrador coasts, the Strait of Belle Isle, Red Bay, etc in the Index. Also, to Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Island, Prince Edward Island, and New Brunswick. Fine. The set for 250.00

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65 BAYFIELD, Henry, et al NESBITT, Thomas T., trans Directions de Navigation pour L'Ile de Terreneuve
1864, 
BAYFIELD, Henry Wolsey, et al. Directions de Navigation pour L'Ile de Terreneuve et la Côte du Labrador et pour le Golfe et le Fleuve St.Laurent. Compilées spécialement d'apres les inspections faites par ordre des Gouvernements Anglais et Francais. Par l'Amiral Bayfield, et les Capitaines Bullock, Cook, Lane, Des Barres, Lockwood, Lambley et autres; et pae le Capitaine Lavaud, de la Marine Française. Traduit de l'Anglais par Thomas T. Nesbitt. Quebec : Imprimé par Elzéar Vincent, 1864. Pp (4),[3]-203,(3). 8vo, card covers. O'Dea 684, TPL 4313. Preface by Nesbitt. Terre-Neuve pp.5-72. Côte du Labrador: De la Pointe York à la Baie Sandwich (pp.72-91). Golfe St.Laurent (pp.93-155) includes N.S., P.E.I., N.B., the Magdalens, Anticosti and the Gaspé. Fleuve St.Laurent (pp.156-188). Appendice: "Les havres de Halifax et de St.Jean, etc." with Saint John on 195-198. With index. Errata on p.199. Edges chipped, covers stained, waterstaining along all edges and spine. as is. 250.00

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66 BEARDMORE, Roger M. Parks Canada. Atlantic Canada's Natural Heritage Areas
Parks Canada, Ottawa , 1985, 
BEARDMORE, Roger M. Atlantic Canada's Natural Heritage Areas. (Ottawa : Parks Canada, 1985). Pp (10),7-94,(2) + large fldg col. map (56 x 40") in rearpocket. Illustrated. Maps. Tables. 4to, illutrated black card covers, blan k spine. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana, 13. Contents : Foreword. National Parks: Kouchibouguac; Fundv; Kejimkujik;Cape Breton Highlands; Prince Edward Is land; Gros Morne; Terra Nova. Natural Areas of Canadian Significance : DeerIsland; Grand Manan; Brier Island; Cape La Have Islands; Baie d''Espoir; M ealy Mountains; Torngat Mountains/ Canadian Heritage Rivers : St. Croix River. National Wildlife Areas : Portage Island; Portobello Creek; Shepody; Tintanmarre; Cape Jourimain; Chignecto; Wallace Bay; Margaree Island; Boot Island; Sand Pond; Port Joli and Port Hebert. Federal Migratory Bird Sanctuaries : Grand Manan; Machias Seal Island; Amherst Point; Haley Lake; Port Joli and Port Hebert; Big Glace Bay Lake; Kentville; Sable River; Sable Island; Black Pond; Terra Nova. Provincial Parks : New Brunswick; Nova Scotia; Prince Edward Island; Newfoundland and Labrador/ Ecological Reserves : New Brunswick; Nova Scotia; Prince Edward Island; Newfoundland and Labrador. Provincial Wildlife Management Areas/Wildlife Refuges/Game Sanctuaries : New Brunswick; Npva Sctia: Prince Edward Island. Summary and Conclusions. Some edgewear, else very good. 20.00

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67 BEARNS, E.R. Native Trees of Newfoundland and Labrador
Dept. of Mines, Agriculture, and Resources, St. John's, 1967, 
BEARNS, E.R., (compiled and edited by). Native Trees of Newfoundland-Labrador. St.John's : Dept. of Mines, Agriculture, and Resources, 1967. Pp (3),4-[75],(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, stapled white card covers with green titles to front. O'Dea 4060. Includes six species of coniferous and twelve species of deciduous trees. Light spotting to top edge, else very good. 20.00

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68 BEATON, Marilyn WALSH, Jeanette From the Voices of Nurses : An Oral History of Newfoundland Nurses Who Graduated Prior to 1950 First Edition, Signed
Jesperson Publishing, St. John's, 2004, ISBN:1894377109 
BEATON, Marilyn & Jeanette WALSH. From the Voices of Nurses : An Oral History of Newfoundland Nurses Who Graduated Prior to 1950. (St. John's, NL): Jesperson Publishing, (2004). First Edition. Pp. (5),6-154,(6). 8vo, black illustrated card covers. "Thirty-three nurses who graduated before1950 were interviewed about nursing in communities throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. Their nursing experiences cover a 60 year period and the stories reflectthe nurses; perceptions and feelings about the nursing school experience, practising nursing in various settings and communities, and the changes in the nursing profession throughout their career." Contents :Part I. Nursing Education. 1. Choosing a Career; 2. On Becoming a Nurse; 3. Affiliations; 4. Life as a Student. Part II. Nursing Practice: Life after Graduation. 5. Getting a Job; 6. Nursing in Rural Newfoundland; 7. Nursing in General Hospitals; 8. Other Agencies Employing Nurses. Part III. The Outside World and Other Influences. 9. Environmental Influences. Part IV. Then and Now 10. Changes in Nursing. Very good. Signed, without inscription, by both authors. 20.00

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69 BEATON, Marilyn. WALSH, Jeanette. From the Voices of Nurses : An Oral History of Newfoundland Nurses Who Graduated Prior to 1950 First Edition.
Jesperson Publishing, St. John's, 2004, ISBN:1894377109 
BEATON, Marilyn & Jeanette WALSH. From the Voices of Nurses : An Oral History of Newfoundland Nurses Who Graduated Prior to 1950. (St. John's, NL): Jesperson Publishing, (2004). First Edition. Pp. (5),6-154,(6). 8vo, black illustrated card covers. "Thirty-three nurses who graduated before1950 were interviewed about nursing in communities throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. Their nursing experiences cover a 60 year period and the stories reflectthe nurses; perceptions and feelings about the nursing schol experience, p ractising nursing in various settings and communities, and the changes in the nursing profession throughout their career." Contents :Part I. Nursing Education. 1. Choosing a Career; 2. On Becoming a Nurse; 3. Affiliations; 4.Life as a Student. Part II. Nursing Practice: Life after Graduation. 5. Ge tting a Job; 6. Nursing in Rural Newfoundland; 7. Nursing in General Hospitals; 8. Other Agencies Employing Nurses. Part III. The Outside World and Other Influences. 9. Environmental Influences. Part IV. Then and Now 10. Changes in Nursing. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be a bit cheaper than was quoted. 15.00

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70 BECKETT, Henry Eye on Canada) Newfoundland and Labrador
Weigl, Calgary, 2001, ISBN:1894705033 
BECKETT, Henry. Newfoundland and Labrador . Calgary, AB: Weigl, (2001). Pp.[1]-32. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated aquamarine card covers. A volume in the Eye on Canada series. Vg. 7.00

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71 BEDARD, Roger J. L'Affaire du Labrador
1968, 
BEDARD, Roger J. L'Affaire du Labrador : Anatomie d'une fraude : Synthèse et conclusion d'une étude sur l'arrière-plan économique et politique de l'affaire du Labrador. Montréal : Éditions du Jour, (1968). Pp [1]-134,(4). 8vo, card covers. Not in O'Dea. Owner's ticket, else vg. 25.00

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72 BEEBY, Dean WARBURTON, Andy) Deadly Frontiers : Disaster and Rescue on Canada's Atlantic Seaboard. 1st pr
Goose Lane, Fredericton, 2001, ISBN:0864923112 
BEEBY, Dean. Deadly Frontiers : Disaster and Rescue on Canada's Atlantic Seaboard. (Fredericton, New Brunswick) : Goose Lane, (2001). First Printing. Pp. (8),9-215,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, grey cardcovers. Chapters : 1. Groudpounders : Andy Warburton and the Rebirth of Ground Search and Rescue; 2. Disasters at Sea : The Sinking of the MV Flare [also several pages on the Ocean Ranger disaster]; 3. Aircraft Down : Swissair Flight 111 and the Lessons of Chaos; 4. That Others May Live : The Life of a Sartech; 5. The Aging Rescue Choppers : The Final Flight of Labrador 305; 6. Rescuing the Future. With index. Vg. 15.00

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73 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Maritime Provinces - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1906. maroon cloth
McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd, Halifax, N.S. and Saint John, N.B, 1905, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1906. Established 1824. Containing a Large Amount of Information for the Farmer, the Sailor, the Merchant and Professional Man. Halifax, N.S. and St. John, N.B.: McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd., [1905]. Pp [1]-407,(1),+ 3 leaves of advertisements tipped in. Index. Small 8vo, pressed maroon cloth, blind-stamped lettering to both boards, advertisements to endpapers. 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 lists of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island (pp 196-238), and approximately 30 pages of advertisements. Spinefaded, hinges shaky, else good to very good. 70.00

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74 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Maritime Provinces - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1906. red cloth
McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd, Halifax, N.S. and Saint John, N.B, 1905, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1906. Established 1824. Containing a Large Amount of Information for the Farmer, the Sailor, the Merchant and Professional Man. Halifax, N.S. and St. John, N.B.: McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd., [1905]. Pp [1]-407,(1),+ 3 leaves of advertisements tipped in. Index. Small 8vo, pressed red cloth, blind-stamped lettering to both boards, advertisements to endpapers. 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 lists of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island (pp 196-238), and approximately 30 pages of advertisements. Covers rubbed and lightly waterstained, hinges shaky, else good to very good. 70.00

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75 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Maritime Provinces - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1907
McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd, Halifax, N.S. , 1906, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1907. Established 1824. Containing an account of Astronomical and other Phenomena, and a large amount of Marine, Agricultural, Commercial, Governmental, Educational, Ecclesiastical and Legal information respecting the Maritime Provinces. Halifax, N.S.: McAlpine Publishing Co., Ltd., [1906]. Pp [1]-431,(1),+ 12 blanks interleaves with each Calendar month + 2 leaves of advertisements tipped in. Index. Small 8vo, pressed purple cloth, blind-stamped lettering to both boards, advertisements to endpapers. 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 lists of Light Houses on the Coast of NovaScotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island (pp 196-252), and approximately 30 pages of advertisements. Spine and boar ds sunned, hinges broken, notes penned to interleaved blanks, name, else good. 50.00

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76 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Maritime Provinces - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1908
McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd, Halifax, N.S. , 1907, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1908. Established 1824. Containing an account of Astronomical and other Phenomena, and a large amount of Marine, Agricultural, Commercial, Governmental, Educational, Ecclesiastical and Legal information respecting the Maritime Provinces. Halifax, N.S.: McAlpine Publishing Co., Ltd., [1907]. Pp [1]-443,(1),+ 12 blanks interleaved with each Calendar month + 2 leaves of advertisements tipped in. Index. Small 8vo, pressed dark green cloth, blind-stamped lettering to both boards, advertisements to endpapers. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer'sAlmanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher'sdeath, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes lists of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island (pp 190-252), and approximately 30 pages of advertisements. Date penned to spine, inner hinges cracked, else very good. 65.00

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77 BELL, Douglas Elizabethan Seamen.
Lippincott, 1936, 
BELL, Douglas. Elizabethan Seamen. With Maps and Illustrations. Philadelphia : J.B. Lippincott, n.d. [1936] Pp 323. 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. Venturers All; 2. The North-West Passage; 3. To the East Round Africa; 4. Westward Ho! and the Spanish Main; 5. The Circumnavigation of the World; 6. Open War; 7. Londerners at Sea; 8. The Birth of the Empire and the American Nation; 9. The Influence of the Seamen on the Life of the Realm; 10. Elizabeth : Her Men and Her Ships. Newfoundland and Labrador references in Index. Spine faded, rubbed, else very good. 35.00

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78 BELVIN, Cleophas Forgotten Labrador: Kegashka to Blanc-Sablon. 1st in dj
McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal / Kingston, 2006, ISBN:0773531513 
BELVIN, Cleophas. The Forgotten Labrador: Kegashka to Blanc-Sablon. Montreal / Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (2006). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-[xxvi],(2),[3]-198. 8vo, black boards, silver lettering. "The Forgotten Labrador recounts the history of a remarkable area of Canada - the Quebec part of the Labrador coast that extends eastward from Kegashka to Blanc Sablon. Cleophas Belvin paints a vivid picture of the arrival of the Aboriginals and the activities of the Breton and Basque fishermen and French- and English-speaking merchants from Quebec City who controlled the region for more than one hundred and fifty years. He describes the lifestyle and living conditions of the early pioneers and their descendants, offering an analysis of why they settled in the region and how they dealt with the precariousness of the seal, salmon, and cod fisheries. The Forgotten Labrador alsoexplores the role of the Anglican and Catholic missionaries, the establish ment of educational, medical, transportation, and communication services and the initiatives undertaken to provide the people with some form of economic prosperity." - rear of dustjacket. With notes, bibliography and index. Illustrations on pp.[xi-xxv]. Expunged name to flyleaf, else very good in very good dustjacket. 30.00

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79 BEN-DOR, Shmuel Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.04 Makkovik : Eskimos and Settlers in a Labrador Community : A Contrastive Study in Adaptation. Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.4
Institute of Social and Economic Research / ISER, St. John's, 1966, 
BEN-DOR, Shmuel. Makkovik : Eskimo and Settlers in a Labrador Community : AContrastive Study in Adaptation. St. John's: Institute of Social and Econo mic Research, 1966. Pp (4),i-v,(1).1-208. Maps. 8vo, blue card covers. O'Dea 3906. Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Social and Economic Studies No.4. Contents : I. The Setting, Labrador : The Area; The People; Historical Notes: Hebron; Historical Notes:Makkovik; Resettlement of Hebron Eskimos in Makkovik. II. The Village: Mak kovik 1963 : Village Layout; Houses; Public Buildings; Population. III. Economic Network : Material Culture; Subsistence Foundation of the Labrador Economy; Money Foundation of the Labrador Economy; Annual Economic Cycle; Economic Systems: Eskimo vs. Settler; Conclusion. IV. Social Organization : Eskimo Kinship Terminology; The Eskimo Family and Household; Adoption; The Eskimo Kindred; The Extension of the "Ilarit"; Settler Social Organization; Political Organization; Conclusion. V. Religious System: I. Church Year : Methodology; Religious Beliefs; Church Calandar; Sunday Patterm; Confirnationand Communion; Church Divisions and Festival Days; Annual Holidays. VI. Re ligious System: II.Accretions : The "Waluyuks"; "Kamotik" Race -- Center ofSports Day; Birthday Celebrations vs. Parties; The Dance; Drinkng; Central Themes of the Religious System; Conclusion. VII. Eskimo-Settler Relations : Eskimo vs. Settler Identity; Generational Mobility; The "Mixed" Category;Relations Prior to Hebron Resettlement; Eskimo Suspicion vs. Settler Resen tment; Bilingualism; Eskimo-Settler Relations; I. Children. II. Adults. III. Adolescents. Conclusions. VIII. The Binding Element: Adminiastration : Communication; Trade; Law Enforcement; Medical Services; Education; Conclusion. A very good, tidy copy. 20.00

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80 BENOIT, Cecilia M. Midwives in Passage : The Modernization of Maternity Care
Institute for Social and Economic Research ISER, St. John's, 1991, ISBN:0919666701 
BENOIT, Cecilia M. Midwives in Passage : The Modernization of Maternity Care. (St. John's) : Institute for Social and Economic Research, (1991). Pp [i]-xv,(1),[1]-163,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated purple card covers, French flaps. “In Midwives in Passage author/sociologist Cecilia Benoit examines the practice of midwifery in the 20th century as it faced the rise of bureaucratised health care and increasing male-medical dominanceover childbirth and other life events. [...] Throughout the book the autho r relies of first-hand accounts gathered from retired 'granny women' and practising midwives from remote villages, small towns and major urban centresin her home province of Newfoundland and Labrador, on Canada's east coast. ” - from the flap. Very good. 20.00

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