Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. First Edition, black half-calf

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

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McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-603,(7) + portrait frontispiece + 73 leaves of plates. Map. Large thick 8vo, bound in black half leather with original green cloth boards, gilt Viking ship to front board. all edges 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. His tory of Annapolis County; 5. Gold Mines and Gold Prospects (pp.69-88); 6. History of Halifax County; 7. Hunting and Fishing (pp.99-104); 8. History ofLunenburg County; 9. Coal Mines and Coal Measures; 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. Hist ory of Hants County; 16. History of Kings County; 17. Nova Scotia as a Locality for a Vacation; 18. History of Digby County; 19. The Sea Fisheries (pp.265-296); 20. History of Shelburne County; 21. History 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. Agricultur e; 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. Quarries of Various Kinds; 34. History of Richmond County; 35. History of Inverness County; 36. Birds ofNova Scotia; 37. Game Law for Nova Scotia; 38. Institutions for the Blind and Deaf and Dumb; 39. Manufacturing Concerns; 40. How Nova Scotia is Governed; 41. The Common School System of Nova Scotia. The Appendix has the following poems : Moses H. Nickerson's "Nova Scotia"; John M'Pherson's "The Mayflower, or Trailing Arbutus"; and Crofton Uniacke M'Leod's "Sable Island, Graveyard of the Atlantic". Very good. NOTE: Due to this volume's excess weight, extra shipping charges may apply. 100.00

Title: Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. First Edition, black half-calf

Author Name: McLEOD, Robert R.

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Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA CANADIAN LOCAL HISTORY CANADA HANTS COUNTY COLCHESTER CO,