OICKLE, Vernon BABIN, Julie Anne
Title: Strange Nova Scotia. First Edition.
Publisher:  Macintyre Purcell Publishing Inc., Lunenburg, 2016, ISBN:9781927097984
Seller ID: 112763
OICKLE, Vernon. Strange Nova Scotia. Illustrated by Julie Anne Babin. (Lunenburg : Macintyre Purcell Publishing Inc., 2016). First Edition. Pp (2),3-164,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue cardcovers, lettered in yellow, grey & white. Vernon L. Oickle, (b. 1961, Liverpool Nova Scotia). A collection of historical tidbits about Nova Scotia, such as the origin of the term"Bluenose", the ghost ship The Young Teazer, Oscar Wilde declarng "his gen ius" as his only item of value when he went through Halifax customs in 1882, Babe Ruth hunting and fishing in the Yarmouth area, Paul Revere geting his degree in Freemasonry near Yarmouth around 1772, and much more. Very good. 10.00