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McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. Pp (2),3-603,(5), frontispiece + 121 p. of black and white plates, maps and charts. Large 8vo, blue cloth with black decoration and borders to front, gilt lettering to spine, all edges dyed red. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 194. Chapters: 1. History of Nova Scotia; 2. Geology of Nova Scotia; 3. Introduction to the County Histories; 4. History of Annapolis County; 5. Gold Mines and Gold Prospects; 6. History of Halifax County; 7. Hunting and Fishing; 8. History of Lunenburg County; 9. Coal Mines and CoalMeasures; 10. History of Yarmouth County; 11. Indians of Nova Scotia; 12. History of Cape Breton County; 13. History of Guysborough County; 14. Iron Mines and Iron Prospects; 15. History of Hants County; 16. History of KingsCounty; 17. Nova Scotia as a Locality for a Vacation; 18. History of Digby County; 19. The Sea Fisheries; 20. History of Shelburne County; 21. Histor y of Queens County; 22. Copper Mines and Copper Prospects; 23. History of Colchester County; 24. Apple Culture in Nova Scotia; 25. History of Pictou County; 26. Agriculture; 27. History of Antigonish County; 28. Institutions of Learning; 29. History of Cumberland County; 30. Timber and Lumber Resources; 31. History of Victoria County; 32. Paper Pulp Resources; 33. Quarriesof Various Kinds; 34. History of Richmond County; 35. History of Inverness County; 36. Birds of Nova Scotia; 37. Game Law for Nova Scotia; 38. Instit utions for the Blind and Deaf and Dumb; 39. Manufacturing Concerns; 40. HowNova Scotia is Governed; 41. The Common School System of Nova Scotia. The Appendix has the following poems : Moses H. Nickerson's "Nova Scotia"; JohnM'Pherson's "The Mayflower, or Trailing Arbutus"; and Crofton Uniacke M'Le od's "Sable Island, Graveyard of the Atlantic". Inner hinges cracked, splitto rear outer hinge, some shelfwear, marginal browning throughout, name an d bookplate to front pastedown, name to ffep, else good.
Title: Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. Blue cloth, as is.
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