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81 BIRD, Will R. This is Nova Scotia. 1st pr, in dj
Ryerson Press, 1950, 
BIRD, Will R., Litt.D. This is Nova Scotia. Tor.: The Ryerson Press, (April1950). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-viii,1-299,(1), frontis.+ 24 p. plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Watters p.952, Laugher p.38, Rhodenizer p.84, NSIB 196. Black & white frontispiece "Entrance to Port Royal Habitation". 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. Wit h an index. Vg in worn and chipped dj. 25.00

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82 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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83 BIRD, Will R. This is Nova Scotia. 3rd ed, in worn dj
Ryerson Press, 1955, 
BIRD, Will R., Litt.D. This is Nova Scotia. Tor.: The Ryerson Press, (1955). Third (Revised) Edition. Pp (6), vii-viii, 1-299, (1), frontis.+ 24 p. plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Watters p.952, Laugher p.38, Rhodenizer p.84, NSIB 196. Black & white frontispiece "Entrance to Port Royal Habitation". 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. Name, else vg in worn dj. 25.00

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84 BIRD, Will R. This is Nova Scotia. 5th pr, in dj
Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1961, 
BIRD, Will R., Litt.D. This is Nova Scotia. Tor.: The Ryerson Press, (1961). Fifth 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. Black & white frontispiece "Entrance to Port Royal Habitation". 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 lightly dampstained, edge-nicked dust jacket. 20.00

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85 BIRD, Will R. (ed.). Amherst, Nova Scotia : The Gateway into the Land of Evangeline. Historical facts concerning Fort Beausejour; the long struggle for its possession between the French and English, and its final capture by the New England Regiment under Colonel Winslow
News Sentinel, Limited, Printers & Publishers, Amherst, N.S., 1925, 
BIRD, Will R. (ed.). Amherst, Nova Scotia : The Gateway into the Land of Evangeline. Historical facts concerning Fort Beausejour; the long struggle for its possession between the French and English, and its final capture by the New England Regiment under Colonel Winslow in 1755. Every tourist shouldknow about the old fort. (Arranged by Will R. Bird). (Amherst, N.S.: News Sentinel, Limited, Printers & Publishers), n.d. [sketch map dated 1925]. Pp[1]-22,(2). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated brown stapled card covers, rounded edges. Corners chipped, edges ans spine darkened, cover creases, e lse good or better. 100.00

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86 BIRD, Will R. Ryerson Cdn History Readers Series. Chignecto
Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1930, 
BIRD, Will R. Chignecto. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1930). Pp 1-30,(2). Illustrated. Small 8vo, stapled red card covers. Laugher p.37. Not in Watters or Rhodenizer. W. Stewart Wallace, The Ryerson Imprint, p.82. In the TheRyerson Canadian History Readers series. Faint cover creasing, else very g ood. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 20.00

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Histoire des Acadiens de l'Ile du Prince-Edouard.  signed., BLANCHARD, J.-H
87 BLANCHARD, J.-H Histoire des Acadiens de l'Ile du Prince-Edouard. signed.
Imprimerie de l'Evangéline, Moncton, N.B., 1927, 
BLANCHARD, J.-H. Histoire des Acadiens de l'Ile du Prince-Edouard. Imprimé à l'occasion du voyage de Devoir à l'Ile du Prince-Edouard, les 10 et 11 août 1927. Vendu au bénéfice de la Société St-Thomas d'Aquin. Moncton, N.B. :Imprimerie de l'Evangéline, 1927. First Edition. Pp 120, frontispiece + [3 8] pp plates. 8vo, printed card covers. Maillet 1686. "Les pages qui suivent ne feront donc qu'indiquer les grandes lignes de l'histoire de ce groupe de proscrits acadiens qui étaient venus se faire une seconde patrie dans l'île Saint-Jean qu'ils avaient les premiers découverte, qu'ils furent les premiers à ouvrir à la colonisation, et qui y défrichèrent les premiers champs que d'autres cultivent aujourd'hui à leur place." - avant-propos. Sections : 1. Ere des Découvertes; 2. Premières ; 3. ; 4. ; 5. L'arrivée de Pretres Français; 6. Visite de Mgr Denaut; 7. Visite de Mgr Joseph-Octave Plessis; 8. M. l'abbé Jean-Louis Beaubien sans les missions Acadiennes; 9. PremierPretre Acadien; 10. Au parlement; 11. Population - Agriculture; 12. Commer ce et Industrie; 13. Professions libérales, Fonctionnaires, Clergé; 14. Sociétés Nationales et Jornaux; 15. Les Écoles; 16. La Societé Saint-Thomas d'Aquin. With bibliography and index. Nicking to spine ends and fore-edge of front cover, slightly rubbed, else very good. Signed by Blanchard. 125.00

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88 BLANCHET, J. (ed.) Collection de Manuscrits Contenant Lettres. Mémoires, et Autres Documents Historiques Relatifs a la Nouvelle-France, recueillis aux Archives de la Province de Québec, ou copiés a l'Etranger, mis en ordre et édités sous les auspices de la Législature
Imprimerie A Coté et Cir, 0, 
BLANCHET, J. (ed.). Collection de Manuscrits Contenant Lettres. Mémoires, et Autres Documents Historiques Relatifs a la Nouvelle-France, recueillis aux Archives de la Province de Québec, ou copiés a l'Etranger, mis en ordre et édités sous les auspices de la Législature de Québec avec table, etc. 1690-1713. Quebec : Imprimerie A Coté et Cir., 1884. [Facsimile Copy]. Pp [i]-xxix,[1]-568. 4to, modern black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A photocopycopy of the 1884 publication. Included among the many letters and memoirs are many of Acadian interest : Prise du Port Royal par les Anglais de Baston (pp 6-8); Mémoire sur l'Acadie par le sieur des Goatins – 1690 (pp 15-16); Parolles des Sauvages de la mission de Pentagouet (pp 34-36); Réponse de Monsieur le Comte de Frontenac aux Sauvages de Pentagouet (pp 38-39); Brevets de confirmation de concessions en Acadie (pp 39-40); Ionstruction au sieur de Villebon commandant à l'Acadie (pp 45-48); Résumé d'un mémoire sur les affaires de Canada, de l'Acadie et de Terre-Neuve (pp 71); Mémoire de munitions, armes, ustencilles à envoyer aux Sauvages de l'Acadie (pp 73-74); Mémoire pour Monsieur le Comte de Frontenac touchant l'Acadie (p. 76); Résumé d'un mémoire des intéressez en la compagnie de l'Acadie (p. 95); Mémoire sur l'Acadie et la Nouvelle Angleterre par Monsieur de Lagny (pp 97-100); Estat des munitions et marchandises à envoyer à l'Acadie, 1693 (pp 102-103);Mémoire pour servir d'instruction au sieur de Bonaventure, commandant le v aisseau que le Roy envoye à l'Acadie et de là à Québec (p, 105); Instructions au siuer de Villebon, commandant à l'Acadie (pp 106-108); Estats des présens à envoyer aux Chefs Abenaquis à l'Acadie, 1693 (p. 111); and many, many more related to Acadia. Text in French. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 30.00

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89 Blomidon Naturalists Society) Natural History of Kings County. Revised Edition.
Blomidon Naturalists Society, 1993, ISBN:0921476035 1993 0921476035 / 9780921476030 
(Blomidon Naturalists Society). A Natural History of Kings County. Wolfville, Nova Scotia : Blomidon Naturalists Society, (August 1993). Revised Edition. Pp (2),[i]-viii,1-196,(1). Illustrated with drawings, diagrams, graphs throughout. Maps. 8vo, green card covers with white spine.

Spine reads "A Natural History of Kings County: BNS".

Contents :
1. Geography : Physiography - Geology - Ice Age - Climate - Sky - Tides;
2. History : Native Peoples [pp.34-38] - Acadian History [pp.39-44] - Planters to Present;
3. Habitats : Bay of Fundy Coastal Area - Minas Basin Coastal Area - Streams, Rivers and Lakes - Freshwater Ponds, Bogs and Marshes - Forested Lands - Agricultural Lands;
4. Appendices : Field Trips - Naturalists of Kings County;
5. Indices Species index - Subject Index.

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90 Blomidon Naturalists Society. Blomidon Naturalists Society Newsletter, Volume 36, Number 4, Winter 2009
Blomidon Naturalists Society, Wolfville, 2009, 
Blomidon Naturalists Society. Blomidon Naturalists Society Newsletter, Volume 36, Number 4, Winter 2009. Wolfville, NS: Blomidon Naturalists Society, 2009. [Printed by Gaspereau Press]. Pp. (8),9-53,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, patterned blue and white card covers with white lettered black title block to front cover, blank spine. Contents: Editorial: "Out & About" by Jean Timpa.Club Notes & Notices. Nature Counts: "The 2009 Nesting Season" by Bernard Forsythe; "Nature Counts at the Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens" by Melanie Priesnitz". Field Trip Report:"The Autumn Night Sky" by Roy Bishop; "Cloud Lake" by Patrick Kelly; "Kingsport Mud Flat Critters" by Jim Wolford. Review: "Restoring the Acadian Forest" reveiwed by David Coon; "Winter Nature"reviewed by Doug Linzey. Natural History:"Getting Antsy" by John Belbin"; "B's Bees" by Barry Yoell; "A Plea for Bees" by Laura Thompson & Derek Allerton"; "Four Centuries Ago This Winter" by Roy Bishop. Nature Counts: "2009NSMC-Kings & Annapolis" by Judy Tufts; "2009 NSMC-West Hants" by Patrick K elly; "2009 NSMC-Valley Summary". Weather: "Fall 2009" by Larry Bogan. Astronomy: "What's In the Sky?" by Roy Bishop. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 10.00

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91 Blomidon Naturalists Society. DODDS, Donald Gilbert). BOGAN, Larry. THOMAS, Martin. Blomidon Naturalists Society Newsletter, Volume 37, Number 4, Winter 2010
Blomidon Naturalists Society, Wolfville, 2010, 
Blomidon Naturalists Society. Blomidon Naturalists Society Newsletter, Volume 37, Number 4, Winter 2010. Wolfville, NS: Blomidon Naturalists Society, 2010. [Printed by Gaspereau Press]. Pp. (6),7-60,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, patterned black and white card covers with black lettered white title block tofront cover, blank spine. Contents: Editorial: "Out & About" by Jean Timpa . Club Notes & Notices: BNS Email List; Board of Directors report by Rick Whitman; Upcoming Events; BNS Statement of Income and Budget. Field Trip Report: "Paddling Two Mile & Four Mile Lakes" by Larry Bogan; "Miner's Marsh Field Trip" by Ruth and Reg Newell; "Kingsport Mudflats Critters" by Jim Wolford. Natural History: "Once upon an October Morning" by Nancy Nickerson; "The Old Elm Tree at Horton Landing is No More" by Laura Thompson and Derek Allerton; "The Atlantic Coastal Plain Flora" by Martin Thomas; "Monster Mixup" by Barry Yoell; "A Winter Walk through Conifers of the Acadian Forest" by Melanie Priesnitz; "American Goldfinch Study 2007-2010" by Bernard Forsythe; "The Immensity of Space" by Roy Bishop. Biography: "Donald Gilbert Dodds, 1925-2010" by Peter Austin-Smith Sr. Books: "Birds in Canada" reviewed by Richard Stern. Nature Counts: "Nova Scotia Migration Count Spring 2010" by Judy Tufts. Weather: "Fall 2010" by Larry Bogan. Astronomy: "Celestial Arithmetic and the Last Transit of Venus in Our Lifetime", "What's In The Sky?", and "Kejimkujik National Park A Dark Sky Preserve" by Roy Bishop. Verygood. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 10.00

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92 BOIVIN, Henri-Bernard, (comp.) GALLANT, Melvin Littérature acadienne 1960-1980 : bibliographie
Bibliothèque nationale du Québec, Montréal , 1981, ISBN:2550016394 
BOIVIN, Henri-Bernard, (comp.). Littérature acadienne 1960-1980 : bibliographie. Introduction rédigée par Melvin Gallant. Montréal : Bibliothèque nationale du Québec, 1981. Pp (2),[1]-63,(5). Illustrated. Index. Large 8vo, illustrated card covers, lettered in white. Contents : Introduction; Presentation; Abbreviations employees dans les notices; Bibliographie : A. Genres littéraires (Poésie, chanson; Roman; Récit, conte, nouvelle, légende; Théatre); B. Anthologies et périodques. Text in French. Rubbed and edgeworn, elsevery good. 8.00

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93 BORRETT, William C. BINNEY, Stephen FRANKLYN, Michael PICHON, Thomas East Coast Port and Other Tales Told Under The Old Town Clock. No dj
Ryerson, Halifax, 1944, 
BORRETT, William C. East Coast Port and Other Tales Told Under The Old TownClock. Halifax : The Imperial Publishing Company Limited, 1944. Pp (8),[i] -ix,(1),[1]-237,(1). 8vo, ochre cloth. Watters p.251, Vaison p.99, Rhodenizer p.693. For Borrett, born in Dartmouth in 1894, see Marble pp.75-6. Illustrated by Robert Chambers. Includes : East Coast Port 17491944; Pichon the Spy; From Immigrant to Governor: Michael Franklyn; The Citadel; The Governor's Problem: 10,000 Refugees [Parr in 17823]; Captain Kidd Was Not a Pirate; The Maroons: Builders and Fighting Men; The Adventures of Captain John Stairs (aboard the schooner Three Sisters); Running the Gauntlet in 1815?: A Tale of Sir Samuel Cunard (the ship Growler); The First Mayor: A Pompous Gentleman (Stephen Binney): The Press Gangs in Halifax; High Stakes in 1863 (an 1860s Halifax card game); The Tallahassee; The Narrows Bridge; The Silver Dart; H.M.C.S. Grilse; Moose River (mining disaster); O Canada - We Standon Guard; Waving the Boys Goodbye: Embarkation Movement Control; East Boun d Convoy: The Jervis Bay's Task; Two Veterans of Sail: The Cape Forchu and the Grandee; Boarders Away: Adventures aboard a U-Boat's Deck; Wings Over Canada; The Enemy at Our Door: Halifax Harbour Entrance Mined; Halifax - Today and Yesterday. Vg. 20.00

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94 BORRETT, William C. BINNEY, Stephen FRANKLYN, Michael PICHON, Thomas East Coast Port. 2nd no dj
Imperial Publishing Company, 1946, 
BORRETT, William C. East Coast Port and Other Tales Told Under The Old TownClock. Halifax : The Imperial Publishing Company Limited, 1946. Pp (8),[i] -ix,(1),[1]-237,(1). 8vo, brown cloth. Watters p.251, Vaison p.99, Rhodenizer p.693. For Borrett, born in Dartmouth in 1894, see Marble pp.75-6. Illustrated by Robert Chambers. Includes : East Coast Port 17491944; Pichon the Spy; From Immigrant to Governor: Michael Franklyn; The Citadel; The Governor's Problem: 10,000 Refugees [Parr in 17823]; Captain Kidd Was Not a Pirate; The Maroons: Builders and Fighting Men; The Adventures of Captain John Stairs (aboard the schooner Three Sisters); Running the Gauntlet in 1815?: A Tale of Sir Samuel Cunard (the ship Growler); The First Mayor: A Pompous Gentleman (Stephen Binney): The Press Gangs in Halifax; High Stakes in 1863 (an 1860s Halifax card game); The Tallahassee; The Narrows Bridge; The Silver Dart; H.M.C.S. Grilse; Moose River (mining disaster); O Canada - We Standon Guard; Waving the Boys Goodbye: Embarkation Movement Control; East Boun d Convoy: The Jervis Bay's Task; Two Veterans of Sail: The Cape Forchu and the Grandee; Boarders Away: Adventures aboard a U-Boat's Deck; Wings Over Canada; The Enemy at Our Door: Halifax Harbour Entrance Mined; Halifax - Today and Yesterday. Vg. 20.00

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95 BORRETT, William C. La TOUR, Charles de. CHAMBERS, Robert. PICHON, Thomas. Tales Retold Under The Old Town Clock. Ryerson, in dj
Ryerson, 1957, 
BORRETT, William C. Tales Retold Under The Old Town Clock. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, (March 1957). Pp (4),v-xii,1-212. 8vo, ochre cloth. Watters p.251. Rhodenizer p.693. For Borrett, born in Dartmouth in 1894, see Marble pp.75-6. Illustrated by Robert Chambers. Includes : The Baronets of Nova Scotia; A Battle of Loyalty: Father versus Son at Port La Tour; A Romantic Warrior: Charles de la Tour; From Nova Scotia to Lord Mayor of London: Sir Brook Watson; Mary Read - Pirate; The Oak Island Mystery; Buried Treasure - Sunken Ships; Pichon the Spy; A Battle of Wits [with Paul and Benoni D'Entremont]; The Return of the Acadians; Adding Insult to Injury: Privateers of 1776; Piano for Mary Ross; An Ancient Mariner's Tale; South Seas Adventure: Aboard a Bluenose Whaler; A Perilous Voyage: H.M.S Pique; A Narrow Escape; The Tallahassee; The Mary Celeste; Jerome: Nova Scotia's Mystery Man; Victor Hugo's Daughter: A Sad Love Affair; Another Unsolved Sea Mystery: The S.S. City of Boston; The Loss of La Bourgoyne; Cradock Revenged: A Tale of the First World War; Heroes in Disguise: A "Q" Boat in Halifax in 1916; Eastbound Convoy: The Heroic Jervis Bay; Adventure in Halifax Harbour: A City Savedfrom Disaster; Watchers of the Sea: The Light Keepers of Nova Scotia; A Gr eat Champion: The Bluenose. Very good in torn, edgeworn dustjacket. 20.00

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96 BOUCHER, Neil Development of an Acadian Village : Surette's Island 1859-1970. First Edition.
1980, 
BOUCHER, Neil. The Development of an Acadian Village : Surette's Island 1859-1970. (Yarmouth) : Lescarbot Press, (1980). First Edition. Pp (12),13-93,(3). 8vo, two-tone blue cardcovers. Contents : 1. The Acadians at Eel Brook: The resettlement of the Acadians at Eel Brook - The Nature and Character istics of the Acadians at Eel Brook. 2. The Role of the Roman Catholic Church in the Development of Surette's Island : Bishop Connolly and the Irish Clergy - The influence of the Parish Priest - The Role of Church in Education - The Role of the Church in Politics. 3. The Role of Education on Surette's Island : The level of Education - Hard times on Surette's Island - The Provincial Government and Acadian Education. 4. Exterior Influences : The Sea - Avenue to the Exterior - Emigration to Massachusetts - Influences within the Acadian Community. Conclusion. Appendix : Réglement de l'Abbé Sigogne. Name, else very good. 35.00

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97 BOUCHER, Terry, et al Maison Ceelestin Bourque, Memramcook-Ouest
1976, 
BOUCHER, Terry, et al. Maison Célestin Bourque, Memramcook-Ouest. Moncton :À la découverte de l'habitation acadienne, aout 1976. Pp (1),1-20 leaves, printed one side only. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. Oblong 8vo, black comb bound, illustrated tan card covers. Contents : Introduction; Cartes; Historique; Célestin Bourque [1787-1862]; Maison; Dessins / Plans; Lexique. Text in French. Penned name, else very good. 20.00

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98 BOUDREAU, Amy Story of the Acadians. 7th pr.
Pelican, 1997, ISBN:0911116303 
BOUDREAU, Amy. The Story of the Acadians. Gretna : Pelican Publishing, 1997. Seventh Printing. Pp [1]-32. 8vo, card covers. "This poem written by MissAmy Boudreau is a timely and appropriate hommage to the French ancestors o f the Acadian people of Louisiana." - from the Foreword. Vg. 5.00

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99 BOUDREAU, Hélène. Acadian Star.
Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2008, ISBN:9781551096827 
BOUDREAU, Hélène. Acadian Star. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing, (2008). First Edition. Pp (8),1-134. 8vo, illustrated card covers. A juvenile novel about two girls competing in the Acadian Star talent competition in Cape Breton, and a trip back in time to the Acadian Deportation of the eighteenth century. Very good to fine. 7.00

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100 BOUDREAU, Marielle Cormier GALLANT, Melvin La Cuisine traditionnelle en Acadie. card covers.
Editions d'Acadie, Moncton, 1987, 
BOUDREAU, Marielle Cormier and Melvin GALLANT. La cuisine traditionnelle enAcadie. Nouvelle Edition. (Moncton) : Editions d'Acadie, (1987). Pp (6),7- 181,(3),+14 p.col.photos. 8vo, black card covers. Vg. 12.00

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