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1 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 deDièreville, 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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2 SAUNDERS, Robert Newfoundland's Role... lacking brass replica of cross-belt plate. ex-library
J. Looker, 1954, 
SAUNDERS, Robert, Dr. Newfoundland's Role in the Historic Battle of Lake Erie, September 10th, 1813. With pictures, annotations and remarks on its origins and its results. Fully illustrated. (Poole, Dorset : Printed by J. Looker Limited, April 1954). Pp (10),11-56,+ 20 pp. of plates. 8vo, grey cloth. O'Dea 3075. Lacking brass replica of cross-belt plate embedded in front cover, ex-library (one inkstamp, rear pouch), else vg. 80.00

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3 SAUNDERS, Kathleen BORDEN, Robert The Canadians : A Continuing Series. Robert Borden.
Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited, Don Mills, Ont., 1978, ISBN:0889022321 
SAUNDERS, Kathleen. Robert Borden. (Don Mills, Ont.) : Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited, (1978). First Edition. Pp [1]-63,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A volume in The Canadians : A Continuing Series. A biography of Nova Scotia born Prime Minister of Canada, Sir Robert Borden. Spine lightly browned, else very good. 12.50

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4 ECKE, Robert Skidmore SAUNDERS, Gary, foreword. Snowshoe & Lancet : Memoirs of a Frontier Newfoundland Doctor 1937-1948. First Edition in dustjacket
Peter E. Randall, Portsmouth, NH, 2000, ISBN:0914339850 
ECKE, Robert Skidmore. Snowshoe & Lancet : Memoirs of a Frontier Newfoundland Doctor 1937-1948. Foreword by Gary Saunders. Portsmouth, New Hampshire: Peter E. Randall, 2000. First Edition. Pp 334. 8vo, blue cloth. A young American doctor's account of his time spent as an itinerant ship-board physician ministering to the fishing families of Newfoundland's Notre Dame Bay. Contents: 1. Medicine, Why Not; 2. Newfoundland 1937, An Introduction; 3. Journal from September 1937; 4. Journal from May 1938; 5. Year the Second in Twillingate, September 1938; 6. New York, April '39 and The Return, July 1940, Twillingate; 7. Ruminations; 8. The Journal Continues. Vg in nicked dustjacket. 30.00

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5 ROFIHE, Rick (ed.) VAISON, Robert CROCKER, Ada Saunders McKENZIE, Harvey Such a neat idea, Nova Scotia people, poems and stories. signed
Anderbo Books, Halifax , 1973, 
ROFIHE, Rick (ed.). Such a neat idea, Nova Scotia people, poems and stories. (Halifax : Anderbo Books, 1973). Pp (88). 8vo, card covers. Natalie Allen, Roy Arsenault, L.H. Ayer, Catherine Ann Banks, Roseanne Bayers, Shelly Brush, Judy Butts, Charles Cahill, Debbie Childs, Dave Conrad, Monique Conrod, Arlyene Barret Corkum, Ada Saunders Crocker, Patrick Ellis, Nadene Fournier, Pat Glenister, Lynn Ann Gloade, Kent Haley, John Vincent Hallett, Cheryl Harnish, Linda Johnstone, Alison Grace Killam, Carolyn Kurival, Lesa Light, Ruby Anna LivelyDanette MacDonald, Peter McCormick, Harvey McKenzie, Kathy MacLeod, Brian Mahoney, Bill Mason, Sheena Masson (a song, with music), Murray Metherall, Shirlee Parker, Gina Pasley, Patricia Richards, Melda Jean Roache, Rick Rofihe, Heather Rushton, P.K. Thompson, Phillip Thompson, Carol Urquhart, Robert Vaison, Simon Thomas Waters, Belinda Weitzel, Steve Whitzman, and Martha Wilson. Vg. Signed by Rofihe. 15.00

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6 MacDONALD, Robert S SAUNDERS, Stephen. Write Me at Lavaca. in dj.
Bruce Humphries, 1964, 
MacDONALD, Robert S. Write Me at Lavaca : The Story of Stephen Saunders 1820-1859. Boston: Bruce Humphries, (1964). Pp 294, frontis. 8vo, blue cloth. A biography of a Rhode Island merchant captain whose life illuminates the antebellum coastwise trade of the United States in all its variety. Nasty inkstamp to ffep, slight shelfwear, else vg in rubbed dj. 50.00

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