Some Liverpool Chronicles. Hardcover Hemeon edition

By: MULLINS, Janet E.

Price: $80.00

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MULLINS, Janet E. Some Liverpool Chronicles. Limited Edition. N.pl.: Printed by Lancelot Press for C.D. Hemeon, 1980. Pp (6),[1]-296,(2),+ 16 pp.photos. 8vo, green imitation leather. First published in 1941. Morley p.106. Nautical sections : Sections on privateering (pp.15-21); on Des-Barres' Liverpool Bay chart (pp.30-31); "Shipping" (pp.34-43); "Romance of a Shipyard" (pp.44-50, contributed by A. Harris McLeod of Saint John, N.B.); "The Shanty or Sea Song" (pp 51-55). Contents : Some Liverpool Chronicles; A few pages from Perkin's Diary; Privateering; Inventory of articles required to outfitthe larger privateers; Provisions for privateers; Privateers; The Sir John Sherbrooke; Homes ol some of the Privateersmen; Some taverns of the eighte enth century; The Toll Bridge, 1816-1867; Slaves; An Old Chart; Liverpool Bay; The creator of the world's first bank note comes to Coffin Island; Shipping; Romance of a Shipyard (contributed); The Chanty or sea song;Simeon Perkins, a versatile early settler; Benajah Collins, a gentleman of the old school; Enos Collins, fiinancier; James Gorham, philanthropist; John Millard, industrialist;Drugs and Druggists;Fort Point; Excnange of compliments anda sentry deserts; On guard and fortifying the Point; Militia and Liverpool men and women who served in Britain's Wars; Sarah Forbes; Extracts from Mi ss Forbes' Letters from Wynberg, Cape Town; Extracts from Miss Forbes' Diary; Beatrice Helena Mack; Margaret Currie Drew; Eva Clements; The West Nova Scotia Regiment; Devil's Island and Sight-Seeing; I Remember - A Sheriff's Reminiscences; Lobstering in the nineties; Churches: The Congregational Church; Trinity Church; The Baptist Church; The Roman Catholic Church; Schoolsand Teachers; Some Prose Writers of Queens County; John Fullerton More (18 02—1878); Hobert Randall McLeod (1841—1909); Robert James Long (1849—1933);Clearing; Writers of Verse: John McPherson; William Edward Marshall; Carri e Wetmore McCol; The Newton Family; The Barry Family - Robert Barry; John Alexander Barry; The Doggett Family; The United Empire Loyalists in Queens County; An Old Ledger; Sports in the Last Half of the Nineteenth Century; Nomenclature; Genealogies; The Old Liverpool and Annapolis Road; The Queens County Historical Society; Excerpts from the Minutes of the Meetings of the Queens County Historical Society; St. Gregory's R. C. Church (Supplementary);United Empire Loyalists in Queens (Supplementary); Copy of a School License; The Old Cemetery. Gift inscription, else very good. 80.00

Title: Some Liverpool Chronicles. Hardcover Hemeon edition

Author Name: MULLINS, Janet E.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Lancelot Press for C.D. Hemeon, 1980,:

Seller ID: 70703

Keywords: LIVERPOOL CANADA NAUTICAL CANADIAN LOCAL HISTORY NOVA SCOTIA QUEENS COUNTY,