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SIMPSON, Raymond A. (ed.). If We Are Spared To Each Other : Love and Faith Against the Sea : The Diary of Annie Rogers Butler and Letters of Captain John Kendrick Butler. Hantsport : Lancelot Press, (1995). First Printing. Pp(3),4-270. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue card covers with black spine. "Ray mond Simpson's fascinating record of the lives and careers of his maternal grandparents, Captain John Kendrick Butler and Annie Rogers Butler, both ofYarmouth, provides a valuable and pertinent insight into the relationship of a Nova Scotian seaport and its citizens with the sea and its commerce inthe last half of the nineteenth century." - Lou Collins, from back cover. An intimate glimpse into the shipping industry of Yarmouth in the second half of the nineteenth century, in the form of letters written by Captain John Butler and diaries kept by his wife Annie Rogers Butler. Compiled and edited by the couple's grandson. Life aboard the following ships: the Fanny Fern (1865-66), the brig Attie Duke (1867-8), the barque Howard (1868-9), thebrig Daisy (1870-71), the barque B. Rogers (1872), the brigantine Clifford (1872-6), the brigantine Clarence (1876). Vg. 9.00
Title: If We Are Spared To Each Other: Love and Faith Against the Sea : The Diary of Annie Rogers Butler. Paperback.
Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1995, ISBN:0889995575:
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