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MORE, James F. The History of Queens County, N.S. Halifax, N.S.: Nova Scotia Printing Company, 1873. Pp [i]-iv,-250,[i]-iv,(1,errata),(1). 8vo, rebound in modern black patterned leather, gilt lettering to spine with floralendpapers. Morley p.94, Watters p.715, Vaison p.69, Rhodenizer p.564, NSIB 97. Chapters on natural history, the fisheries, mills & manufactures, priv ateering, rivers & streams, shipping, the churches, native people, Liverpool, Hunt's Point, Port Medway, Port Mouton, &c. A long chapter of Biographical Sketches including Sylvanus Cobb (pp.128-138), Simeon Perkins (pp.149-153), Enos Collins (pp.161-168), John McPherson (the "Bard of Acadia", authorof Harp of Acadia, pp.196-200), and many others. Climate (pp.238-242), lis t of lighthouses (p.249). Minor foxing, else a very good, newly rebound copy. 200.00
Title: History of Queens County, N.S.
Publisher: Nova Scotia Printing Company, Halifax, N.S., 1873,:
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