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GRANTMYRE, Barbara. The River That Missed The Boat. Halifax, Nova Scotia : Petheric Press, (April, 1975). First Edition. "Printed in Canada by McCurdy Printing Company Limited, Halifax, Nova Scotia". Pp (4), 1-47,(1),12-page pictorial supplement with 8 b&w photos and 2 maps,49-102,(2). 8vo (151 x 228 mm), photo-illustrated pale yellow card covers, with blue lettering to spine.
Laugher p. 215.
Barbara Grantmyre, née Lucas (b. 1903, Bolton, Lancashire, England - d. 1977) was living in Elmsdale, Nova Scotia at the time of publication.
On the Shubenacadie River and Canal.
A popular and anecdotal history (arranged in ten chapters) of Shubenacadie River and Canal, from the pre-contact period to the end of the nineteenth century. Includes descriptions of Acadian settlement in the region, the expedition of Captain William Owen RN, the sporadic development of the waterway, and of the development of shipbuilding at Maitland.
Very good. 40.00
Title: The River That Missed The Boat. First Edition
Publisher: Halifax, Petheric Press: 1975
ISBN Number: 0919380174
ISBN Number 13: 9780919380172
Item: 1.00 Item
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