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NORRIS, Laurie Glenn. Cumberland County Facts and Folklore . (Halifax): Nimbus, (2009). Pp. (6),vii-ix,(1),1-141,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers with green spine. A collection of historic anecdotes and folk stories from Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. "In 1882, Oscar Wilde referred toone of its places as 'a pretty little town'; in 1917, Leon Trotsky was imp risoned there for a month; in 1945, singing sensation Anne Murray was born there; [and] in 1995, one of its villages helped win the Nobel Peace Prize.[...] From Amherst to Advocate, Minudie to Malagash, Port Howe to Port Gre ville, the beauty of its forests, crystal-clear lakes and rivers, and pastoral scenery are a delight for visitors and locals alike." - from the rear cover. Gift inscription to half-title, else very good. 8.00
Title: Cumberland County Facts and Folklore. pbk.
Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2009, ISBN:9781551097312:
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