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61 LUKINS, A. H. RUSSELL, D. A. Book of Westland Aircraft
Harborough Publishing Company Limited, Leicester, 1944, 
LUKINS, A. H. The Book of Westland Aircraft. Compiled by A.H. Lukins and edited by D.A. Russell. Leicester : Published by the Harborough Publishing Company Limited, with the co-operation and approval of Westland Aircraft Limited, n.d. [ca 1944]. Pp (4),[5]-103,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt ettering to front board and spine. The Westland aircraft include N.16 and N.17 Seaplanes; Wagtail; Weasel; Limousine; Six-seat Limousine; Walrus; Dreadnought Postal; Woodpigeon; Widgeon Mk.I and Mk.II; Yeovil Bomber; Pterodactyl Mk.IA and Mk.IB; Westbury; Wizard; Widgeon Mk.III; Wapiti; Witch; Westland IV and Wessex; nterceptor; Pterodactyl Mk. IV; C.O.W. Gun Fighter; P.V.3 (Everest); Wallace; P.V.7; F.7/30; Pterodactyl Mk.5; C.29Autogiro Lysander; C.L.20 Autogiro Whirlwind. Westland-built aircraft incl ude Short "225" Seaplane; Short Canton Unine Seaplane; Spowith IJ-Strutter;and De Havilland 4. Scale plans of Westland-built aircraft include the De Havilland 9 and 9A; Vickers Vimy; Hendy Heck; Hawker Hector; and the Supermarine Spitfire. Spine faded, corners bumped, else very good. 22.50

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62 MacDONALD, Ron In and Out of Order : North Sydney's Persons of Parliaments
North Sydney Historical Society, Sydney, NS, 2005, ISBN:097376340x 
MacDONALD, Ron. In and Out of Order : North Sydney's Persons of Parliaments. Pp. (4),1-217,(3). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Includes brief biographies on the following Members of Parliament: Thomas Dickson Archibald, William Murdoch Buchanan, Daniel Alexander Cameron, William David Dimock, Murray Dodd, Mark Eyking, Alexander Johnston,Lewis W. Johnstone, Fenwick L. Kelly, Arthur Kendall, Flora MacDonald, Dav id MacKeen, Alexander Kenneth MacLean, Matthew MacLean, Russell MacLellan, Peter Mancini, John Archibald McDonald, William McDonald, Hector Francis McDougall, Newton L. McKay, James Charles McKeagney, Daniel Duncan McKenzie, Hugh McLeod, William McKenzie McLeod, Robert Muir, Alexander Charles Ross, and Charles Tupper; and the following Members of the Legislative Assembly: Linus Joseph Arsenault, Robert Hamilton Butts, Cecil Clarke, Lauchlin Daniel Currie, Neil Fergusson, Gordon Harrington, Angus John MacDonald, John Michael Macdonald, Joseph A. Macdonald, William MacKay, Thomas James MacKeough, Alexander Albert McLeod, Joseph McPherson, Daniel William Morrison, Ebenezer Tilton Moseley, George Belcher Murray, George Henry Murray, Alexander O'Handley, Arthur R. Richardson, Gerald Sampson, Joseph Steele, Ronald D. Stewart, William Foreman Waye, Alonzo J. White, and Brian Young. Lacking title page, else very good. 15.00

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63 MacDONALD, Ron In and Out of Order : North Sydney's Persons of Parliaments. First Edition, Paperback, signed.
North Sydney Historical Society, Sydney, NS, 2005, ISBN:097376340x 
MacDONALD, Ron. In and Out of Order : North Sydney's Persons of Parliaments. Pp. (4),1-217,(3). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Includes brief biographies on the following Members of Parliament: Thomas Dickson Archibald, William Murdoch Buchanan, Daniel Alexander Cameron, William David Dimock, Murray Dodd, Mark Eyking, Alexander Johnston,Lewis W. Johnstone, Fenwick L. Kelly, Arthur Kendall, Flora MacDonald, Dav id MacKeen, Alexander Kenneth MacLean, Matthew MacLean, Russell MacLellan, Peter Mancini, John Archibald McDonald, William McDonald, Hector Francis McDougall, Newton L. McKay, James Charles McKeagney, Daniel Duncan McKenzie, Hugh McLeod, William McKenzie McLeod, Robert Muir, Alexander Charles Ross, and Charles Tupper; and the following Members of the Legislative Assembly: Linus Joseph Arsenault, Robert Hamilton Butts, Cecil Clarke, Lauchlin Daniel Currie, Neil Fergusson, Gordon Harrington, Angus John MacDonald, John Michael Macdonald, Joseph A. Macdonald, William MacKay, Thomas James MacKeough, Alexander Albert McLeod, Joseph McPherson, Daniel William Morrison, Ebenezer Tilton Moseley, George Belcher Murray, George Henry Murray, Alexander O'Handley, Arthur R. Richardson, Gerald Sampson, Joseph Steele, Ronald D. Stewart, William Foreman Waye, Alonzo J. White, and Brian Young. Very good. Signed and inscribed by the author. 25.00

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64 MacDONALD, W. James Honour Roll of the Nova Scotia Overseas Highland Brigade 85th, 185th, 193rd, 219th Battalions
Cape Breton University Press, Sydney, N.S., 2007, ISBN:9781897009147 
MacDONALD, W. James. Honour Roll of the Nova Scotia Overseas Highland Brigade 85th, 185th, 193rd, 219th Battalions. Sydney, N.S.: Cape Breton University Press, (2007). First Edition. Pp (5),6-277,(1),+ 10 folding plates/maps.Large 8vo, Lismer -art illustrated brown card covers. Forewo rd by John Cl arke. "The Nova Scotia Highland Brigade sailed from Halifax on the SS Olympic on October 12, 1916, and played a significant role in battles and victories of the First World War, including the now infamous Vimy Ridge in 1917. Historian James MacDonald has catalogued information about members of the Highland Brigade (the 85th, 185th, 193rd and 219th Battalions) killed or mortally wounded in action. The Honour Roll collates, for the first time in a single publication, the name, date of birth, family origin, vocation, enlistment details, date and where they were killed in actions and the final resting place of each member. Fifteen battle maps showing troop movements are included, along with descriptions of Commonwealth war graves where the soldiers are buried. Also included are examples of campaign and memorial medalsand citations bestowed upon various personnel listed in the Honour Roll, a s well as examples of dispatches and correspondence received by the families of soldiers killed in action." (from the back cover). Three examples : Young, Pte. Alexander. 877475. Born August 15,1897 Sydney Mines, Cape Breton County, NS, miner TOS 185th Battalion, Sydney Mines, NS, on March 18,1916. Overseas seconded to the 85th Battalion. Wounded on March 18, 1918 at Oppy and died of those wounds on March 20,1918. Next of kin Robert Young, SydneyMines, NS. Buried at Houchin British Cemetery, France. PAC 10643. Collins, Pte. Joseph. 222501. Born September 1,1892 Rose Blanche, Newfoundland, dri ver. TOS 85th Battalion, Sydney, NS, on October 5, 1915. Overseas seconded to the 13th Battalion. Killed in action on April 10,1917, at Vimy Ridge at age 25. Son of Martha (Collins) Fuller, North Sydney, NS. Name inscribed onthe Vimy Memor ial, France. PAC 1881-4 map 7. icLean, Pte. Hector Norman. 222635. Born September 3, 1894. Big Island, Pictou County, NS, plumber. TOS85th Battalion, Halifax, NS, on October 19,1915. Killed in action at Lens at age 23 on January 12,1918. Son of Laughlin and Elizabeth MacLean of Big Island, Pictou County, NS. Buried at Thelus Military Cemetery, France. PAC7041-37. Very good. 35.00

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65 MacGREGOR, James Drummond BAIRD, Frank Addresses at the Celebration of the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary ofthe Arrival in Nova Scotia of Rev. James Drummond MacGregor, D.D. By the S ynod of the Maritime Provinces of the Presbyterian Church in Canada.
Presbyterian Publications, Toronto, 1937, 
(MacGREGOR, James Drummond, Rev.). BAIRD, Frank, Rev., (ed.). Addresses at the Celebration of the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Arrival in Nova Scotia of Rev. James Drummond MacGregor, D.D. By the Synod of the Maritime Provinces of the Presbyterian Church in Canada. Toronto : Presbyterian Publications, 1937. First Edition. Pp (8),[1]-310,(2), frontispiece. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Spine title: The MacGregor Celebration Addresses / July, 1936. Contents : 1. Introduction (by the Editor). 2. Dr. MacGregor (by the Rev. G. MacGregor Grant). 3. Dr. MacGregor, of Pictou (by the Rev. J.B. Maclean). 4. Dr. MacGregor as Gaelic Poet (by the Rev.Donald Macalean Sinclair). 5. Dr. James MacGregor—An Apostle (by the Rev. Norman D. Kennedy). 6. Dr. Thomas McCulloch (by the Rev. Wm. McC. Thomson).7. Dr. Thomas McCuiioch (by Miss Isabella McCulloch). 8. Pictou's Contribu tion to tne Intellectual Life of Canada (by A. Stanley Mackenzie). 9. Sir William Dawson (by W. Bell Dawson). 10. Address (by Hon. Angus L. Macdonald). 11. Address (by Mr. Justice Keiller MacKay). 12. Address (by Hon. J.H. MacQuarrie). 13. Address (by Hector McInnes). 14. Early Presbyterianism in New Brunswick (by The Rev. G. S. Mitchell). 15. Pioneer Presbyterianism on Prince Edward Island (by the Rev. J. Keir Fraser). 16. Presbyterian Pioneers of Cape Breton (by the Rev. M.M. MacOdrum). 17. The West River PresbyterianSeminary (by The Rev. William Verwolf). 18. Rev. ueorge Patterson, D.D., L L.D. (by the Rev. Frank Baird). 19. Address (by Mr. Donald C. Sinclair). 20. The Contribution of the Church in Ireland to the Religious Life of the Maritime Provinces (by The Rev. Robert Johnston). 21. The Story of the Kirk in Nova Scotia (by The Rev. S. Buchanan Carey). 22. The Norman Macleods and Pictou (by The Rev. Norman A. Macleod). 23. The MacGregor Family (by The Editor). 24. Table - Descendants of Dr. MacGregor. Light wear to cloth, else very good. 60.00

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66 MAcKAY, Donald Scotland Farewell : The People of the Hector. First Edition in dustjacket.
McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Toronto, 1980, ISBN:0070923787 
MAcKAY, Donald. Scotland Farewell : The People of the Hector. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited / Edinburgh : Paul Harris Publishing, (1980). FirstPrinting. Pp. (5),vi-xxvi,[1]-229,(1) + 8 p. of plates. Maps. 8vo, light b rown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "This is the story of the HighlandScots who sailed to Pictou, Nova Scotia, in 1773 on the Hector and who pio neered the large-scale emigration of Scots to Nova Scotia. Fleeing the overcrowding, starvation and persecution that followed the defeat of Prince Charles's Jacobite army by the English at Culloden, they sailed in search of aland they could call their own. With the breakdown of the clan system came vicious rents charged by absentee chiefs and arbitrary rule of bureaucrats hundreds of miles away; the security of a long-established way of life had disappeared and their only choice was to starve or leave." - from the dust jacket. Part One: After Culloden. Part Two: Nova Scotia. With references a nd index. Very good in edgeworn dustjacket. 25.00

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67 MACKENZIE, Hector (ed.). Documents on Canadian External Relations. Volume 14. 1948.
Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Ottawa, 1994, ISBN:0660591022 
MACKENZIE, Hector (ed.). Documents on Canadian External Relations. Volume 14. 1948. (Ottawa) : Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, (1994). Pp [i]-xliv,(4),[1]-1907,(5),+ 8 pp. illustrations. Index. 8vo, redcloth, gilt to Coast of Arms to front board and gilt lettering and black l abels to spine. Chapters : I. Conduct of External Relations. II. Peace Settlements. III. United Nations. IV. North Atlantic Security. V. Berlin Crisis. VI. Atomic Energy. VII. International Economic Relations. VIII. Civil Aviation. IX. Immigration. X. Commonwealth Relations. XI. Relations with the United States. XII. Europe, the Soviet Union and the Middle East. XIII. Far East. XIV. Latin America and Antarctica. A fine copy. 125.00

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Sketch Book. cloth , MacKINNON, John
68 MacKINNON, John Sketch Book. cloth
1915, 
MacKINNON, John. A Sketch Book Comprising Historical Incidents, TraditionalTales and Translations. St.John, N.B. : Barnes & Co., Ltd., Printers, 84 P rince Wm. Street, 1915. Pp (8),[1]-213,(3). 8vo, brown card covers. Prince Edward Island chapters : The Yankee Gale of 1851; The Eventful Life of Isabel Robins; Winter Mail Service; Cruise of the Fanny [Islanders on the way to the California Gold Rush]; Digging for Gold [Heeney & Husket in P.E.I.]; Incidents in the Life of David Power; Piracy [1835/6]; Babes in the Wood; ARomantic Recluse; Hector Campbell and His Dog; Mr Patterson's Jubilee; Cou rtship and Marriage Long Ago; Early Life in the Forest; Hunter's Grave: A Reminiscence of 1812. Others of Maritime interest : David Smith and His Boys[Port Hood, C.B.]; The Miramichi Fire; Thrilling Incident [the transport s hip Archduke Charles in 1816]; Mary of the Glen, from the Gaelic of Dr. Norman MacLeod. Tear to ffep, else vg. 130.00

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69 MacLAREN, George Pictou Book : Stories of our Past. First Edition, cloth.
Hector Publishing Co., Ltd., 1954, 
MacLAREN, George. The Pictou Book : Stories Of Our Past. New Glasgow : Hector Publishing Co., Ltd., (1954). First Edition.. Pp (8),9-267,(5). Several maps, and a few other illustrations in the text.. 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to spine. A chronological compendium of Pictou reference material, beginning with Nicholas Denys's description of the region in 1672, the arrival of the Hector, selections of marriage and other vital statistics from the region and from various periods, selections of ship's passenger lists (the Dove and the Sarah, in particular), &c., &c. Contents: Deny's Description of Pictou, 1672 - Betsey-Hope Controversy - A Return of the State of the Township of Donegal or Pictou, 1770 - Arrival of the Ship "Hector", 1773 - Illustration of the Hector - Death Notices of Some Early Pictou County Settlers - Return of the State of the Township of Pictou, Jan. 1, 1775 - A Listof the Number of Families in the District of Pictou in 1775 - Description of Pictou, 1787 - List of the Inhabitants of Merigomish and Little Harbour 1790 - Freehold Inhabitants of Pictou, Merigomish and the River John, 1790 - Life in the Early Settlement of Pictou Described in the Memoirs of the Rev. James MacGregor, D.D. - List of Marriages in Pictou County by Rev. JamesMacGregor, 1786-1808 - List of Baptisms in Pictou County by Rev. James Mac Gregor, 1786-1790 - List of Men from 82nd Regiment who settled in Pictou County - List of the Inhabitants of the East River Up. Settlement etc., with the quantity of Land, Cattle, 1789 - John Gerrond's Description of Pictou, 1797 - Passenger List of the Ship "Dove", 1801 - Passenger List of the Ship"Sarah", 1801 - List of Those Who Cleared and Fenced Land in the District of Pictou in 1807 - More Settlers for Pictou County and the Hardships of the Immigrants - List of Emigrant Ships That Arrived at Pictou, 1767-1849 - Departure "Aurora" for Port Philip (Victoria Australia) 1852 - Press Gang atPictou in 1809 - H. M. Schooner, Pictou, 1813 - Pictou Militia, 1795-1900 - List of the Inhabitants of Merigomish, 1809 - Origin of the Philadelphia Grant. 1772-1809 - Plan Pictou District About, 1795 - Names of Persons Applying for Land in the Philadelphia Grant, 1809 - Inhabitants of Carribou, 1809 - List of Persons Applying for Land in the Vicinity lity of Pictou , 1809 - Plan of Pictou Harbor and Vicinity, 1867 - Joseph Howe's Description ofPictou Town, 1830 - Joseph Howe Visits Pictou Academy, 1830 - Illustration . Pictou Academy - Joseph Howe visits the Albion Mines, now Stellarton in 1830 - Some Canadian Auduboniana - Scholars at Bailey's Brook school, 1821 -Scholars at Cape John and Toney River school, 1820-21- Scholars at Upper S ettlement, East River school, 1822 - Scholars at Fisher's Grant school, 1822 - Scholars at New Glasgow school, 1822 - Scholars at West River school, 1821-22 - Scholars at West River Lower End school. 1822 - Scholars at PictouGrammar school, 1814 - Theological Training in Pictou County - West River Seminary, Durham, 1850 - Petition from River John, Mount Dalhousie and Rogers Hill, 1839 - Newspapers in Pictou County. 1857- Newspapers in Pictou County, 1857-1911 - Prospectus of Colonial Patriot and Colonial Standard - Some Pamphlets published in Pictou County - Pictou Scribblers - Effigy Burning- Great Elections in Pictou County - Pictou Members in N. S. House of Asse mbly, 1799-1953 - Music in Pictou Counfy - Weather Conditions - Great Forest Fires - Agriculture - Map of New Glasgow, 1816 - New Glasgow - Pictou Town - Town Pump, Pictou - The Sacrament - Albion Mines, Stellarton, 1837 - Westville, 1868 - Coal Mining - Pictou Iron Foundry - Pictou Street Scene about 1885 - Ferry Boats and Communications Between Between Pictou, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec and Cape Breton - Steamers Minto and Stanley - Shipbuilding - Wreck of the Fairy Queen - Railways - The Samson - Stage Coaches - Telegraph and Telephone - Automobiles, 1908 - Personages - Sports - Pictou County Place Names. Light shelfwear, else very good. 70.00

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70 MacLAREN, George. HARVEY, D.C. Pictou Book : Stories of our Past. First Edition, Paperback
Hector Publishing Co., Ltd., New Glasgow, 1954, 
MacLAREN, George. The Pictou Book : Stories Of Our Past. [Foreword by D.C. Harvey]. New Glasgow : Hector Publishing Co., Ltd., (1954). First Edition. Pp (8),9-267,(5). Several maps, and a few other illustrations in the text..8vo, pale blue-grey card covers with red lettering to front cover and spin e. A chronological compendium of Pictou reference material, beginning with Nicholas Denys's description of the region in 1672, the arrival of the Hector, selections of marriage and other vital statistics from the region and from various periods, selections of ship's passenger lists (the Dove and theSarah, in particular), &c., &c. Contents: Deny's Description of Pictou, 16 72 - Betsey-Hope Controversy - A Return of the State of the Township of Donegal or Pictou, 1770 - Arrival of the Ship "Hector", 1773 - Illustration ofthe Hector - Death Notices of Some Early Pictou County Settlers - Return o f the State of the Township of Pictou, Jan. 1, 1775 - A List of the Number of Families in the District of Pictou in 1775 - Description of Pictou, 1787- List of the Inhabitants of Merigomish and Little Harbour 1790 - Freehold Inhabitants of Pictou, Merigomish and the River John, 1790 - Life in the E arly Settlement of Pictou Described in the Memoirs of the Rev. James MacGregor, D.D. - List of Marriages in Pictou County by Rev. James MacGregor, 1786-1808 - List of Baptisms in Pictou County by Rev. James MacGregor, 1786-1790 - List of Men from 82nd Regiment who settled in Pictou County - List of the Inhabitants of the East River Up. Settlement etc., with the quantity ofLand, Cattle, 1789 - John Gerrond's Description of Pictou, 1797 - Passenge r List of the Ship "Dove", 1801 - Passenger List of the Ship "Sarah", 1801 - List of Those Who Cleared and Fenced Land in the District of Pictou in 1807 - More Settlers for Pictou County and the Hardships of the Immigrants - List of Emigrant Ships That Arrived at Pictou, 1767-1849 - Departure "Aurora" for Port Philip (Victoria Australia) 1852 - Press Gang at Pictou in 1809- H. M. Schooner, Pictou, 1813 - Pictou Militia, 1795-1900 - List of the I nhabitants of Merigomish, 1809 - Origin of the Philadelphia Grant. 1772-1809 - Plan Pictou District About, 1795 - Names of Persons Applying for Land in the Philadelphia Grant, 1809 - Inhabitants of Carribou, 1809 - List of Persons Applying for Land in the Vicinity lity of Pictou , 1809 - Plan of Pictou Harbor and Vicinity, 1867 - Joseph Howe's Description of Pictou Town, 1830 - Joseph Howe Visits Pictou Academy, 1830 - Illustration. Pictou Academy - Joseph Howe visits the Albion Mines, now Stellarton in 1830 - Some Canadian Auduboniana - Scholars at Bailey's Brook school, 1821 - Scholars at Cape John and Toney River school, 1820-21- Scholars at Upper Settlement, EastRiver school, 1822 - Scholars at Fisher's Grant school, 1822 - Scholars at New Glasgow school, 1822 - Scholars at West River school, 1821-22 - Schola rs at West River Lower End school. 1822 - Scholars at Pictou Grammar school, 1814 - Theological Training in Pictou County - West River Seminary, Durham, 1850 - Petition from River John, Mount Dalhousie and Rogers Hill, 1839 -Newspapers in Pictou County. 1857- Newspapers in Pictou County, 1857-1911 - Prospectus of Colonial Patriot and Colonial Standard - Some Pamphlets published in Pictou County - Pictou Scribblers - Effigy Burning - Great Elections in Pictou County - Pictou Members in N. S. House of Assembly, 1799-1953- Music in Pictou Counfy - Weather Conditions - Great Forest Fires - Agric ulture - Map of New Glasgow, 1816 - New Glasgow - Pictou Town - Town Pump, Pictou - The Sacrament - Albion Mines, Stellarton, 1837 - Westville, 1868 -Coal Mining - Pictou Iron Foundry - Pictou Street Scene about 1885 - Ferry Boats and Communications Between Between Pictou, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec and Cape Breton - Steamers Minto and Stanley - Shipbuild ing - Wreck of the Fairy Queen - Railways - The Samson - Stage Coaches - Telegraph and Telephone - Automobiles, 1908 - Personages - Sports - Pictou County Place Names. A couple faint dampstains to fore-edge (contained to margins), light flaring to covers, else very good. Uncommon. 60.00

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71 MacLEAN, Angus Hector God and the Devil at Seal Cove
Petheric Press, Halifax, 1976, ISBN:0919380212 
MacLEAN, Angus Hector. God and the Devil at Seal Cove. (Halifax, Nova Scotia : Petheric Press, 1976). First Edition. Pp (10),1-127,(1). 8vo, orange illustrated card covers. Tennyson 950. Memoirs of a Cape Breton childhood. "This is a true story about Angus Hector MacLean's early boyhood in Cape Breton near the turn of the nineteenth century. He tells the story to show how life there really was. In 1928 Angus MacLean became Professor of Religious Education at the Theological School of St. Lawrence University where he remained until his retirement thirty-two years later. From 1951 to 1960 he served as Dean of the Theological School. It's a story of a man's youth in Nova Scotia and how its influence reflected on his later life." Faint cover creasing, else very good. 15.00

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72 MacLEAN, Guy LANGEVIN, Hector Louis, Sir FRASER, Barbara Georgian Affair: An Incident in the American Civil War.. - An article in The Canadian Historical Review, Vol. 42, No. 2, June 1961
Canadian Historical Review, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1961, 
MacLEAN, Guy. "The Georgian Affair: An Incident in the American Civil War."An article in The Canadian Historical Review, Vol. XLII, No. 2, June 1961, pp 133-144. Toronto: Canadian Historical Review, University of Toronto Pre ss, 1961. Pp (2),93-183,(3). 8vo, printed red and white card covers. The Georgian Affair concerns the case of the Canadian seizure of a British-owned ship believed to have been in use by Confederate agents during the AmericanCivil War. Also includes: "The Political Career of Sir Hector Louis Langev in" by Barbara Fraser (pp 93-132). Very good. For the issue 15.00

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73 MacLEAN, Rory Oatmeal Ark. 1st Cdn in dj
HarperCollins, 1996, 
MacLEAN, Rory. The Oatmeal Ark : Across Canada by Water. (Tor.) : HarperCollins, (1996). First Edition. Pp 336. 8vo, black cloth spine. "The Reverend Hector Gillean is a ghost. At the start of the last century he built a shipand sailed west from the Hebrides to search for a promised land in the hea rt of the Canadian wilderness. Two hundred years later, his great-grandson retraces the hopeful voyage from Scotland to Nova Scotia, across Canada by water and through three generations of extraordinary family history." - from the dj. Vg-fine in dj. 22.00

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74 MACLEOD, Donald (ed.) Hold Fast Your Confession : Studies in Church Principles. First Edition in dustjacket
Knox Press (Edinburgh), Edinburgh, 1978, 
MACLEOD, Donald (ed.). Hold Fast Your Confession : Studies in Church Principles. (Edinburgh) : The Knox Press (Edinburgh), (1978). First Edition. Pp (4),5-216. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : The free church: an outline of its history and witness (by George N.M. Collins); The Westminster confession of faith (by Clement Graham); Church and state (by Neil A. Macleod); Purity of worship (by Hector Cameron);, The Lord's day (by Fergus A.J. Macdonald); The ordination of women (by James W. Fraser); The unity of the Church (by James Mackintosh); Infant baptism (by Allan M. Harman). Penned name, else very good in rubbed, edgeworn dustjacket. 20.00

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75 MacMASTER, Anne L. Ross and the Big Happening. Signed copy
Community Books, Lockeport, N.S, 2004, ISBN:1896496458 
MacMASTER, Anne L. Ross and the Big Happening : Based on a true story. Illustrations by Sharon D. McKenna. Lockeport, N.S.: Community Books, (2004). First Edition. Pp (32) unpaginated. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated stapled card covers. “Ross and the Big Happening is based on true events in Pictou, asmall town in Nova Scotia. Ross, a young boy, looks for something big to h appen, and it does on September 29, 2003. Hurricane Juan visits the town and sets the replica ship Hector free.” - from the back cover. Very good to fine. Inscribed by the author. 10.00

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76 MacPHERSON, Hector Knox Club Publication, No.32 Scotland's Debt to Protestantism. inscribed by author
Blackwood, Edinburgh, 1912, 
MACPHERSON, Hector. Scotland's Debt to Protestantism. With Portrait of the Author. Knox Club Publication, No.32. Edinburgh and London : William Blackwood and Sons, 1912. Pp 137. 8vo, blue cloth. Spine lightly browned, edgewear to spine and corners, else vg. Inscribed by the author - "To G.A.J. With the kind regards of the Author December 1912." 50.00

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77 MacQUARRIE, Hector. Tahiti Days
George H. Doran Company, New York , 1920, 
MacQUARRIE, Hector. Tahiti Days. Illustrated. New York : George H. Doran Company, (1920). Pp (2),[i]-xiv,(2),15-266,(2), frontis + 46 pp. Plates. 8vo,green cloth with pictorial paper panel to front board, green lettering to spine. O'Reilly & Reitman, Bibliographie de Tahiti et de la Polynésie française 1471. Contents : 1. The Carpet. 2. The Paloona. 3. Raratonga. 4. Babies. 5. The Moana. 6. Tahiti. 7. Movies in the South Seas. 8. Off to the Paumotus. 9. The Hula-Hula. 10. Boarding the Tereora. 11. Captain Joe. 12. The Schooner. 13. Outside the Reef. 14. Over the Reef. 15. Hikuero, the Pearl Island. 16. Pearl Diving. 17. Breakfast on Hikuero. 18. Fagatua. 19. The Marai and Miggimiggi. 20. Waiting for the Noel. 21. The Tearia. 22. Fire-Walking on Tahiti. 23. The Epidemic. 24. The Salvor. Spine ends chipped, some foxing and pencil marks, gift inscription, else good. 10.00

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78 MARETZEK, Max Crotchets and Quavers : or, Revelations of an Opera Manager in America. First Edition
S. French, 121 Nassau-Street, New York, 1855, 
MARETZEK, Max. Crotchets and Quavers : or, Revelations of an Opera Manager in America. New York : S. French, 121 Nassau-Street, 1855. First Edition. Pp (4),[iii]-viii,(2),11-346,(14, publisher's ads),(2). 8vo, blue cloth, blindstamped boards, gilt lettering and vignette of music conductor to spine. Max Maretzek (b. June 28, 1821 – d. May 14, 1897) was a Moravian-born composer, conductor, and impresario active in the United States and Latin America. Contents : First Letter. To Hector Berlioz, Paris : Music in New York, in 1848—The Astor Place Opera House—Truffi—Benedetti, Rosi—Madame Laborde—Opera quarrels—-James Gordon Bennett and Edward P. Fry—The Astor Place Riots.Second Letter. To Florentino, Paris : New York Fashions and Fashionables—J ames Foster, Jun.—Henry A. Coith and others -- Re-organization of the Opera—New York Critics and Criticisms—N. P. Willis—R. de Trobriand and others—Fancy-Dres Balls -- Mozart's Don Giovani - The first successful Opera Season in New York. Third Letter. To Lablache, London : Jenny Lind—P. T. Barnum—Teresa Parodi— Humbug, Merit, Curiosity, Enthusiasm—Jenny Lind's Concert Tour, and Barnum's Autobiography. Fourth Letter. To Professor Joseph Fischof, Vienna : Recollections of earlier years—Succcssiul Opera-Managers—Barbaja, Dr. Veron, Don Franscisco Marty y Torrens—The Havana Opera-Troupe, Steffenone, Bosio, Tedesco, Salvi, Bettini, Lorini, Marini, Badiali, Coletti, Bottesini -- Glances behind the Scenes—Opera at Castle Garden. Fifth Letter. To M. W. Balfe, London : Musical Agents in New York—Catherine Hayes—Lola Montez—Niblo's Garden, as an Opera House, and William Niblo, as a Manager--Oppos ition—"Robert Ie Diable' —Meyerbeer's Operas--Origin of Opera—Rossini—Donetti's Troupe of Learned Dogs and Monkeys. Sixth Letter. To Frederic Gye, Esq., London : Mexico—Opera and Bull-Fights—Mexican Notions —Mexican Law and Justice—A Mexican Prima Donna—Mexican Revolutions--A Mexican Secretary of State in want of money—A Forced Loan—Mexican Robbers—Puebla—Vera Cruz—Incidents, Accidents, and Adventures. Letter Seventh. To Carl Eckert {Conductor atthe Imperial Opera, Vienna) : Madame Henrietta Sontag, Comtcsse de Rossi—H er Career in the United States—Her Death in Mexico. My Postscript. To the Publc : The Academy of Music—Five Chapters in its History—Its Management—TheStockholder—A. Word or Two respecting Myself. Spine darkened and ends worn , boards rubbed with edges and corners worn, penned name, occasional foxing, else very good. As is. 25.00

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79 MEMRAMCOOK) BOUDREAU, Louis-J.) LEBLANC, Jackie) 200 Ans de Vie Paroissiale a Memramcook 1781-1981
1981, 
(MEMRAMCOOK). 200 Ans de Vie Paroissiale à Memramcook 1781-1981. [Le comitédu livre du bicentenaire, par Louis-J. Boudreau et Mme Jackie Leblanc]. N. pl.: N.pub., [1981]. Pp. (1),2-48. Double column. Illustrated. Large 8vo, ill. blue and white card covers with blank spine. Contents: La Paroisse Saint-Thomas, 1781-1981: Premiere chapelle, Deuxieme chapelle, Premier missionaire resident, Incidendie de l'eglise, L'abbe Ciquard, L'abbe Brodeur, Succession des cures, L'eglise de piere, L'abbe F.-X. Lafrance, Chapelle de Beaumont; Aux Mains de Sainte-Croix: Le Pere Camille Lefebvre, Des religieuses a Memramcook, Premiere convention generale des Acadiens, Les vicaires du Pere Lefebvre, Mort du Pere Lefebvre, Le Pere Alfred Roy, Projet d'agrandir l'eglise, Notre-Dame de Lourdes, Premier eveque acadien a Memramcook, Nouveau cure: Le Pere Benjamin Levacalier [sic], Premier cure acadien: P. Dismas Leblanc, Agrandissement de L'Eglise Saint-Thomas, Long Terme de Cure du Pere Eugene Daoust (1934 a 1949), Le premier archeveque de Moncton, La perooisse du Pre-d'En-Haut, Le Pere Hector Leger: Cure de 1949-1952, Les 14 ans duPere Arcade Goguen comme Cure 1952-1966, Les Quinze Dernieres Annees: 1966 -81, Mise en Ouevre du Concile Vatican II, Population catholique de Paroisse Saint-Thomas, Le sanctuaire de l'eglist Saint-Thomas a diverses epoques, Paroisse Notre-Dame de l'Annonciation de Pre-d'En-Haut, Paroisse Notre-Damede Lourdes (Memramcook-est), La Congregation de Sainte-Croix a Memramcook, Les Petites Soeurs de la Sainte-Famille, Les Religieuses de Notre-Dame-du- Sacre-Coeur, Les Congres a Memramcook, Organistes Pendant les Cent Dernieres Annes, Hommage au Pere Hector Leger C.S.C. - Ancien Cure 50 ans de vie religieuse, La Fete-Dieu a Memramcook, La Grande Neuvaine a Saint Joseph. Texte en français. Light nicking to bottom edge, else very good. Signed and inscribed by Boudreau, one of the volume's primary compilers. 25.00

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80 NEILL, Peter, ed. PHILBRICK, Nathaniel, foreword SLOCUM, Joshua HEMINGWAY, Ernest American Sea Writing : A Literary Anthology. 1st US in dj.
Library of America, New York, 2000, ISBN:1883011833 
NEILL, Peter, (ed.). American Sea Writing : A Literary Anthology. Edited with an introduction by Peter Neill. Foreword by Nathaniel Philbrick. (New York): Library of America, (2000). First American Printing. Pp. [i]-xxi,(1),1-671,(11). 8vo, illustrated grey card covered boards with light blue cloth spine, gilt lettered dark blue title block to spine. Includes contributionsfrom: James Agee, William Beebe, Henry Beston, Elizabeth Bishop, William B radford, Rachel Carson, Owen Chase, William Clark, James Fenimore Cooper, Hart Crane, Stephen Crane, J. Hector St. John Crevocoeur, Richard Henry Dana, Richard Harding Davis, Amasa Delano, Sylvia A. Earle, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Olaudah Equiano, Samuel Dana Greene, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Lafcadio Hearn,Ernest Hemingway, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Langston Hughes, Cyrus M.Hussey, Washington Irving, Fanny Kemble, Alvin Kernan, William Lay, John Ledyard, Jack London, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Barry Lopez, Robert Lowell, John McPhee, Alfred Thayer Mahan, Cotton Mather, Peter Matthiessen, Herman Melville, Joseph Mitchell, Marianne Moore, Samuel Eliot Morison, Eugene O'Neill, George Oppen, Edgar Allan Poe, David Porter, George Henry Preble, Stephen J.Pyne, William Reynolds, Edward V. Rickenbacker, Mary Rowland, Raphael Semm es, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Joshua Slocum, Gary Snyder, John Steinbeck, Charles Warren Stoddard, William Strachey, Celia Thaxter, Henry David Thoreau, James Thurber, Mark Twain, William Walling, E.B. White, Walt Whitman, JamesH. Williams, Roger Williams, and Nathaniel Parker Willis. Remainder mark t o bottom edge, else vg in nicked glassine dj. 20.00

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