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81 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the year of our Lord 1854. Being the Second after Bisextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Seventeenth and the beginning of the Eighteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax
Sold by E. G. Fuller, Halifax, 1854, 
BELCHER, C. H.. Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the year of our Lord 1854.Being the Second after Bisextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Seventeenth and the beginning of the Eighteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax, Lat. 44° 39' 20" N. and Long. 63°36' 40" W, from Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year, a greater variety than any other Almanack, of New, Useful, and Entertaining Matter. (Established in 1824). Halifax: Sold by E. G. Fuller, 1854. Pp. 98, with 11 pp. inter-leaved, followed by [22] pp. of advertisements for business in Halifax. 8vo, pressed blue cloth with decorative borders, gilt lettering to front, plain spine. A previous owner has made some notations on the blank pages of several of the months, listing supplies which theyordered: January: 4. Gallon Fluid, do [ditto] Vinegar; 13. 29 lb Butter; P ig got & corned on 16th; Barrel of Apples; 22. Gallon Fluid; February: 6th.Gallon Fluid; 12th. do. do Lewis; Bar of Soap; 21st. Cord Wood; 27th. 6 lb s. Sperm Candles from Lewis; and so on. Foxing to several pages, including the title page, with some lesser sporadic foxing throughout, spine sunned, water stain to front board, rubbed, else very good. 125.00

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82 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1855; Being the Thirdafter Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Eighteenth and t he beginning of the Nineteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax
Published by E. G. Fuller, Halifax, 1854, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1855; Being the Third after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part o f the Eighteenth and the beginning of the Nineteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for every monthin the year, a greater variety than any other Almanack, of New, Useful and Entertaining Matter. [Established in 1824.] By C.H. Belcher. Halifax, N.S. : Published by E.G. Fuller, [1854]. And Sold by all Booksellers and Trader s throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton. Pp [1]-160. Index. 8vo, lacking covers. 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 Almanacfrom 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAl pine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia, and on the Coast of New Brunswick, in the Bay of Fundy (pp 46-49), and of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 103-104), and many advertisements. Lacking covers, soiled, with newspaper clippings laid in, and penned notes on blank leaves loosely interleaved with calendar months. A poor copy. As is. 40.00

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83 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1856; Being Leap Year, and the latter part of the Nineteenth and the beginning of the Twentieth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax
Published by C.H. Belcher, Sold at all the City Bookstores [...], Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1855, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1856; Being Leap Year, and the latter part of the Nineteenth and the begin ning of the Twentieth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for every month of the year, a greater varietythan any other Almanack, of New, Useful and Entertaining Matter. [Establis hed in 1824.] By C.H. Belcher. Halifax, N.S. : Published by C.H. Belcher, [1855]. Sold at all the City Bookstores, and by the Booksellers and Traders throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton. Pp [1]-120,+ 12 blank leaves interleaved with calendar + 4 pp of ads tipped in at front. Index. Small 8vo, elaborate blind-stamped maroon cloth, with gilt lettering to front board. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia, and on the Coast of NewBrunswick, in the Bay of Fundy (pp 36-38), and of ships and staff of The N avy (pp 89-89), and 12 pages of advertisements at rear. Spine faded, light damp-staining to back cover, front inner hinge detached, bookplate, else a very good copy. Uncommon. 125.00

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84 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1858; Being the Second after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-First and the beginning of the Twenty-Second Year of the Reign of Her Majesty QueenVictoria.
Published by C.H. Belcher, Printed by James Bowes & Sons, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1857, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1858; Being the Second after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-First and the beginning of the Twenty-Second Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts ofthe Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for e very month of the year, a greater variety, than any other Almanack, of New,Useful and Entertaining Matter. [Established in 1824.] By C.H. Belcher. Ha lifax, Nova Scotia : Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores, and Storekeepers generally throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, [1857]. Printed by James Bowes & Sons, Halifax, N.S. Pp [1]-120. Index. Small8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for t he year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia, and on the Coast of New Brunswick, in the Bay of Fundy (pp 41-44), and of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 102-103), and 13 pages of advertisements at rear. Covers worn and chipped, last 10 or so pages torn and chipped, else good only. As is. 75.00

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85 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1859; Being the Thirdafter Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Second an d the beginning of the Twenty-Third Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
Published by C.H. Belcher, Printed by James Bowes & Sons, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1858, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1859; Being the Third after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part o f the Twenty-Second and the beginning of the Twenty-Third Year of the Reignof Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for every month of the year, a greater variety, than any other Almanack, of New, Useful and Entertaining Matter. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia: Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores, and Storekee pers generally throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, [1858]. Printed by James Bowes & Sons, Halifax. Pp [1]-120. Index. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930.Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; the Coast of Ne w-Brunswick in the Bay of Fundy; Cape Race, Nfld.; Gulf and River St. Lawrence; and Strait of Belle Isle (pp 40-44), and of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 106-108), and 10 pages of advertisements at rear. Covers worn and chipped, browned, some foxing throughout, some tears and browning internally, else good only. As is. 75.00

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86 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1860; Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Third and the beginning of the Twenty-Fourth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores [...], Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1859, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1860; Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Thi rd and the beginning of the Twenty-Fourth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for every month of theyear, a greater variety, than any other Almanack, of New, Useful and Enter taining Matter. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores, and Storekeepers generally throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, [1859]. Pp 27-102. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published theAlmanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; the Coast of New-Brunswick in the Bay of Fundy; Cape Race, Nfld.; Gulf and River St. Lawrence; and Strait of Belle Isle (pp 38-42). Lacking title-page andapproximately 40 pages (almanack begins at second page of November), spine chipped, last leaf loose, foxed and waterstained, else a poor copy only. A s is.. 20.00

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87 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1861; Being the Firstafter Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Fourth, a nd the beginning of the Twenty-Fifth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty QueenVictoria.
Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores [...], Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1860, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1861; Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part o f the Twenty-Fourth, and the beginning of the Twenty-Fifth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts ofthe Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for e very month of the year, a greater variety, than any other Almanack, of New,Useful and Entertaining Matter. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scoti a : Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores, and Storekeepers generally throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, [1860]. Pp [1]-124,(16). Index. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; the Coast of New Brunswick in the Bay of Fundy; Cape Race, Nfld.; Gulf and River St. Lawrence; and Strait of Belle Isle (pp 31-35), and of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 110-112), and 16 pages of advertisements at rear. Covers worn and chipped, lacking bottom corner of front cover and top inch-and-a-half of back cover (with some loss of text), occasional ink blotches, contemporary penned name, else poor to good only. Asis. 50.00

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88 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1862; Being the Second after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Fifth and the beginning of the Twenty-Sixth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores [...], Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1861, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1862; Being the Second after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Fifth and the beginning of the Twenty-Sixth Year of the Reignof Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for every month of the year, a greater variety, everything requisite and necessary for an Almanack. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores, and Storekeepers generally throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, [1861]. Pp [1]-123,(21). Index. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer'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 list of Light Houses on the Coast of N ova Scotia; the Coast of New Brunswick in the Bay of Fundy; Cape Race, Nfld.; Gulf and River St. Lawrence; and Strait of Belle Isle (pp 41-45), and ofships and staff of The Navy (pp 116-119), and 21 pages of advertisements a t rear. Covers chipped, rubbed, dog-eared corners, else good. 75.00

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89 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1863; Being the Thirdafter Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Sixth and the beginning of the Twenty-Seventh Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores [...], Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1862, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1863; Being the Third after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part o f the Twenty-Sixth and the beginning of the Twenty-Seventh Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts ofthe Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing matters nece ssary to be known by all classes, whether in town or country, manufacturingor agriculture; soldier, sailor, volunteer, or militia-man; believer or sc eptic; professional or non-professional. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores, andStorekeepers generally throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, [1862]. Pp [1]-125,(19),+ folding ad for David Starr & Sons tipped in + 10 interleavedblanks in Calendar section. Index. Small 8vo, stitched blue wrappers. Firs t published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; the Coast of New Brunswick in the Bay of Fundy; Cape Race, Nfld.; Gulf and River St. Lawrence; andStrait of Belle Isle (pp 36-40), and of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 12 1-123), and 19 pages of advertisements at rear. Lacking covers and bottom inch of title-page, penned notes to a few blanks, else good. 75.00

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90 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1864; Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Seventh and the beginningof the Twenty-Eighth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calc ulated for Halifax
Published by C.H. Belcher, Printed by James Bowes & Sons, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1863, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1864; Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Sev enth and the beginning of the Twenty-Eighth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Book Stores, and byStorekeepers generally throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, [1863]. Pri nted by James Bowes & Sons, Hollis Street. Pp [1]-122,(22). Index. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death,the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founde r's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; the Coast of New Brunswick in the Bay of Fundy; Cape Race, Nfld.; Gulfand River St. Lawrence; and Strait of Belle-Isle (pp 34-39), and of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 113-115), and 22 pages of advertisements at rear.Rubbed and light foxing, dog-eared corners, else good to very good. 85.00

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91 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1868: Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada. Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latterpart of the Thirty-First and the beginning of the Thirty-Second Year of th e Reign of Her Majesty
Published by C.H. Belcher, James Bowes & Sons, Printers, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1867, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1868: Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada. Being Bissextile or Lea p Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-First and the beginning of the Thirty-Second Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated forHalifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. and for ordinary pur poses will serve, with sufficient accuracy, for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by C.H. Belcher. James Bowes & Sons, Printers. [1867]. Pp[1]-240. Index. Small 8vo, elaborate blind-stamped green cloth, gilt lette ring to front board, blue 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 list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; The Coast of New Brunswick; Northumberland Strait; Cape Race; Gulf and River St. Lawrence; and Strait of Belle-Isle (pp 49-55), and ships and staff of The Navy (pp 155-156), and 87 pages of advertisements. Small paper label to spine (with date hand-numbered in pen), cloth rubbed, rear inner hinge broken, else very good. 100.00

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92 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1868: Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada. Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latterpart of the Thirty-First and the beginning of the Thirty-Second Year of th e Reign of Her Majesty
Published by C.H. Belcher. James Bowes & Sons, Printers., Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1867, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1868: Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada. Being Bissextile or Lea p Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-First and the beginning of the Thirty-Second Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated forHalifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. and for ordinary pur poses will serve, with sufficient accuracy, for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by C.H. Belcher. James Bowes & Sons, Printers. [1867]. Pp27-28,31-46,49-226. Index. Small 8vo, lacking covers. First published as " The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; The Coast of New Brunswick; Northumberland Strait; Cape Race; Gulf and River St. Lawrence; and Strait of Belle-Isle (pp 49-55), and ships and staff of The Navy (pp 155-156), and numerous pages of advertisements. Lacking covers and numerous pages, bottom half pages35-36 cut out, signatures detached, old penned price to first page (p. 27) , else a poor copy. As is. 15.00

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93 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1869: Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada. Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Second and the beginning of the Thirty-Third Year of the Reign
Published by the proprietor C.H. Belcher, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1869, 
(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1869: Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada. Being the First after B issextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Second and the beginning of the Thirty-Third Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by the proprietorC.H. Belcher, 1869. Pp [1]-2,23-24.49-192. Index. Small 8vo, stitched self -wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almana c from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 188-189). Lacking some leaves, large ink blotch to title-page, edges chipped, tears to some leaves, else good only. As is. 20.00

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94 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1826; Being the second after Bissextile or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in N.S. But will serve for any part of the Province. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations
Printed for and sold by C.H. Belcher, and at the Free Press Office, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1825, 
(Belcher's Almanack). The Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1826;Being the second after Bissextile or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridia n of Halifax in N.S. But will serve for any part of the Province. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year a great variety of useful and entertaining matter. Halifax : Printed for and sold by C.H. Belcher, and at the FreePress Office, [1825]. Pp (74) including covers, unpaginated. Small 8vo, pr inted self wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Officers of His Majesty's Ships. String through hole punched at top spine for hanging on hook, rubbed, corners rounded, a few penned names and marks, else good to very good. An early Belcher's almanack. Scarce. 250.00

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95 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1827; Being the third after Bissextile or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in N. Scotia, But will serve for any part of the Province.
Sold by C.H. Belcher, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1826, 
(Belcher's Almanack). The Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1827;Being the third after Bissextile or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in N. Scotia, But will serve for any part of the Province. Cont aining, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year a great variety of useful and entertaining matter. Halifax : Sold by C.H. Belcher, [1826]. Pp (58) including covers, unpaginated. Small 8vo, printed self wraps. First published as "TheFarmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed t o "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Officers of His Majesty's Ships. String through hole punched at top spine for hanging on hook, stitching loose, rubbed, corners rounded, severe foxing and soiling throughout, else good only. An early Belcher's almanack. Scarce. 200.00

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96 Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1830; Being the second after Bissextile, or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in Nova Scotia, But will serve for any part of the Province.
Sold by C.H. Belcher, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1829, 
(Belcher's Almanack). The Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1830;Being the second after Bissextile, or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridi an of Halifax in Nova Scotia, But will serve for any part of the Province. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year a great variety of useful and entertaining matter. Halifax : Sold by C.H. Belcher, [1829]. Pp [1]-60, including covers. Small 8vo, printed self wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Officers of HisMajesty's Ships. String through hole punched at top spine for hanging on h ook, stitching starting to loosen, covers rubbed and smudged, vertical tearto back cover, edges worn, foxing to covers and edges, else good. An early Belcher's almanack. Scarce. 200.00

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97 BELL, John , (ed.). MacNEIL, Robert, foreword. MARRYAT, Frederick. SAUNDERS, Marshall. Halifax : A Literary Portrait. First Edition.
Pottersfield, Lawrencetown Beach, 1990, ISBN:0919001653 
BELL, John, (ed.). Halifax : A Literary Portrait. With a Foreword by RobertMacNeil. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia : Pottersfield Press, (1990). Fir st Edition. Pp (6),v-viii,1-228,(2). 8vo, black cardcovers with a colour reproduction of Elizabeth Nutt's painting, "Winter, George Street, Halifax, N.S." (1935) on the front cover. John Bell (b. May 4, 1952, Montreal). "Halifax: A Literary Portrait is a lively anthology of thirty-one selected writings about this colourful Nova Scotian port city dating from the early eighteenth century to the present. Included are works by such varied writers as Thomas Chandler Haliburton, Joseph Howe, Charles Dickens, Rudyard Kipling, L.M. Montgomery, Hugh MacLennan, Thomas Raddall, Will R. Bird, Irving Layton (from Waiting for the Messiah), Earle Birney, bill bissett and Spider Robinson". - from rear cover. The others included are Jacob Bailey, Charles Bruce, Leslie Choyce, George Elliott Clarke, Richard Henry Dana, Jr, Sieur deDiθreville, Juliana Horatia Ewing, Oliver Goldsmith, Mark Gordon, Bill How ell, Pauline Johnson, Elizabeth Jones, Kenneth Leslie, Douglas Lochhead, Archibald MacMechan, Captain Frederick Marryat (from The Naval Officer), Thomas Moore, Marshall Saunders, and Israel Zangwill (from The Master). Very good. 15.00

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98 BENEDICT, Michael, (ed.) GRANATSTEIN, J.L., (foreword) WHITEHOUSE, Arch BIRD, Will R. On the Battlefields Vol.II, 1st pbk pr
Penguin Canada, 2003, ISBN:0143012223 
BENEDICT, Michael, (ed.). On the Battlefields : Two World Wars That Shaped a Nation: Canada at War, Volume II. Foreword by J. L. Granatstein. From theArchives of Maclean's. (Toronto): Penguin Canada, (2003). First Printing. 8vo, cardcovers. Pp (8),[ix]-xvii,(3),[1]-412. Illustrations in the text. 8vo, cardcovers. Includes Charles Rawlings' "Fighting Ships" (pp.196-210); Arch Whitehouse's "They Kill U-Boats" (pp.273-293); and Jack McNaught's ""The Nightmare Convoy of the Atlantic" (pp.393-409). Also Will R. Bird's "WhatPrice Vimy?" (pp.164-172). Remainder mark to btm edge, ow vg. 12.50

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99 BENEDICT, Michael, (ed.) GRANATSTEIN, J.L., (foreword) WHITEHOUSE, Arch BIRD, Will R. On the Battlefields Vol.II, in dj.
Penguin Canada, 2002, ISBN:0143013416 
BENEDICT, Michael, (ed.). On the Battlefields : Two World Wars That Shaped a Nation: Canada at War, Volume II. Foreword by J. L. Granatstein. From theArchives of Maclean's. (Toronto): Penguin Canada, (2002). First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-xvii,(3),[1]-412. Illustrations in the text. 8vo, grey cloth boards with blue cloth spine. Includes Charles Rawlings' "Fighting Ships" (pp.196-210); Arch Whitehouse's "They Kill U-Boats" (pp.273-293); and Jack McNaught's ""The Nightmare Convoy of the Atlantic" (pp.393-409). Also Will R.Bird's "What Price Vimy?" (pp.164-172). Very good in unclipped dust jacket . 17.00

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100 BERCUSON, David J. GRANATSTEIN, J.L. Dictionary of Canadian Military History.
Oxford University Press, Toronto , 1992, ISBN:0195408470 
BERCUSON, David J., and J.L. GRANATSTEIN. Dictionary of Canadian Military History. Toronto : Oxford University Press, 1992. First Printing. Pp (4),1-248,(2). Double Column. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “But the Dictionary of Canadian Military History offers still more. Here are sketches of the military leaders, the Chiefs of Naval, Air and General Staff; here are all of the key politicians who have been involved in Canadian military matters – prime ministers, defence ministers, veterans' affairs ministers; here are the winners of the Victoria Cross, and an explanation of that greatrecognition of courage and the other decorations Canadians have won; and h ere are the forts, bases, regiments, aircraft, and ships that have made their mark on Canada and Canadians.” - from the dj. Very good in dustjacket. 35.00

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