Markland or Nova Scotia. Blue cloth

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $125.00

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McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. Pp (2),3-603,(5), frontispiece + 121 p. of black and white plates, maps and charts. Large 8vo, blue cloth with black decoration and borders to front, gilt lettering to spine. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 194.Chapters: 1. History of Nova Scotia; 2. Geology of Nova Scotia; 3. Introdu ction to the County Histories; 4. History of Annapolis County; 5. Gold Mines and Gold Prospects; 6. History of Halifax County; 7. Hunting and Fishing;8. History of Lunenburg County; 9. Coal Mines and Coal Measures; 10. Histo ry of Yarmouth County; 11. Indians of Nova Scotia; 12. History of Cape Breton County; 13. History of Guysborough County; 14. Iron Mines and Iron Prospects; 15. History of Hants County; 16. History of Kings County; 17. Nova Scotia as a Locality for a Vacation; 18. History of Digby County; 19. The SeaFisheries; 20. History of Shelburne County; 21. History of Queens County; 22. Copper Mines and Copper Prospects; 23. History of Colchester County; 24. Apple Culture in Nova Scotia; 25. History of Pictou County; 26. Agriculture; 27. History of Antigonish County; 28. Institutions of Learning; 29. History of Cumberland County; 30. Timber and Lumber Resources; 31. History of Victoria County; 32. Paper Pulp Resources; 33. Quarries of Various Kinds; 34. History of Richmond County; 35. History of Inverness County; 36. Birds of Nova Scotia; 37. Game Law for Nova Scotia; 38. Institutions for the Blindand Deaf and Dumb; 39. Manufacturing Concerns; 40. How Nova Scotia is Gove rned; 41. The Common School System of Nova Scotia. The Appendix has the following poems : Moses H. Nickerson's "Nova Scotia"; John M'Pherson's "The Mayflower, or Trailing Arbutus"; and Crofton Uniacke M'Leod's "Sable Island, Graveyard of the Atlantic". Light wear to tail of spine and front outer hinge, else a nice tight copy. 125.00

Title: Markland or Nova Scotia. Blue cloth

Author Name: McLEOD, Robert R.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Markland Publishing Company, 1903,:

Seller ID: 14814

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA CANADIAN HISTORY CANADA CAPE BRETON SHELBURNE CO HANTS CO,