Tracks Across the Maritimes. 3rd pr. signed

By: MacKENZIE, Michael

Price: $14.00

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MacKENZIE, Michael. Tracks Across the Maritimes : True Stories, Old and New. [cover adds "from the Atlantic Provinces"]. (Christmas Island, N.S. : MacKenzie Books, April 1988). Third Printing. Printed by Robinson-Blackmore Printing & Publishing Ltd., Grand Falls. Pp 1-188,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, trade paperback. Of particular Newfoundland interest : Seaman Recalls Drama [Roy Whalen of Botwood and Deer Lake, on the Algoma in W.W.2]; Wild Mammals ofNewfoundland (pp.93-96); Moccasins and Homespuns [John R. MacPherson of th e Highlands, Newfoundland (97-100)]; The Highlands (101-108)]; Old Viking Village [L'Anse-aux-Meadows (109114)]; Bay Roberts Sealers [Josiah Badcock, the Huntsman and the Rescue in 1872]; The Newfoundland Railway (149-168); Long Train Trip: Snow (178-9); Margaret Penney Recalled Diphtheria Epidemic [Port au Port, (188)]; a Central Newfoundland apple tree as ghost on pp.91-2. Nova Scotia (much Cape Breton) : Devon III in Rose Bay; Trawler Gulf Gull; Chignecto Ship Railway (22-27); Londonderry Iron MInes (28-35); Tidal Power Harnessed; Sydney Mines Built Locomotive; Iona Gypsum Company; Bryden'sMill; Harvest Excursions [going out west]; Barra Trip; Emigrant Ship, Barr a Evictions; Six 'Spooky' Stories; Six 'Non-spooky' Stories; Goillician Anecdotes; Off the Path: Lost; Glengarry Mineral Spring; Winter of the Big Snow [1906]; The Borrowed Horse; The Barn Fire; Long Aggie, Doc & Well Dyes; Prince Edward Island : First Island Drugstore. New Brunswick : Buck and Jim Murder Case. Vg. Inscribed by the author. 14.00

Title: Tracks Across the Maritimes. 3rd pr. signed

Author Name: MacKENZIE, Michael

Categories: 41,

Publisher: MacKenzie Books, 1988,:

Seller ID: 72063

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