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From the Hearth : Recipes from the World of 18th-Century Louisbourg

By: DUNTON, Hope JOHNSTON, A.J.B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University College of Cape Breton Press, Sydney, 1986,:

Seller ID: 6490


DUNTON, Hope, with A.J.B. JOHNSTON. From the Hearth : Recipes from the World of 18th-Century Louisbourg. Sydney: University College of Cape Breton Press, 1986. Pp (5),6-115,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers, coil binding. A very attractive mélange of history and recipes. The Basics, Fish, Meat, Vegetables, Eggs, Dessert, and Beverages. With a gloassay and index. Very good. 20.00 View more info

From the Hearth : Recipes from the World of 18th-Century Louisbourg. signed

By: DUNTON, Hope JOHNSTON, A.J.B.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: University College of Cape Breton Press, Sydney, 1986,:

Seller ID: 12226


DUNTON, Hope, with A.J.B. JOHNSTON. From the Hearth : Recipes from the World of 18th-Century Louisbourg. Sydney: University College of Cape Breton Press, 1986. Pp (5),6-115,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers, coil binding. A very attractive mélange of history and recipes. The Basics, Fish, Meat, Vegetables, Eggs, Dessert, and Beverages. With a gloassay and index. Very good. Signed and dated by Dunton on the half-title leaf. 22.00 View more info

Worse than the Disease : Pitfalls of Medical Progress. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DUTTON, Diana B. PRESTON, Thomas A. PFUND, Nancy E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1988, ISBN:0521349233:

Seller ID: 110358


DUTTON, Diana B. Worse than the Disease : Pitfalls of Medical Progress. With contributions by Thomas A. Preston [and] Nancy E. Pfund. (Cambridge) : Cambridge University Press, (1998). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xvi,(2),3-328. Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. This book examines fourmedical innovations that epitomize the pitfalls of progress: DES, a synthe tic estrogen prescribed to millions of women to prevent miscarriages, whichproduced devastating side effects; the artificial heart; the 1976 swine fl u immunization program; and genetic engineering. Dutton and the contributor... View more info

Bringing in Sheaves. US (34th thousand)

By: EARLE, A.B., Rev.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: James H. Earle, Boston , 1875,:

Seller ID: 18911


EARLE, Rev. A.B. Bringing in Sheaves. Thirty-Fourth Thousand. Boston : Published by James H. Earle, 1875. Pp (6),5-384,(2), frontispiece. 8vo, maroon cloth. Chapter 4 (pp.54-61) - Province of New Brunswick : Seeking Rest - Finding Work - St.John - Burton - Frederickton - Grand Lake - Kindness of thePeople. Spine ends and corners worn, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Restless are the Sails.

By: EATON, Evelyn JOHNSTON, A.J.B.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing Company , Halifax, 2003, ISBN:0887806031:

Seller ID: 86496


EATON, Evelyn. Restless are the Sails. Introduction by A.J.B. Johnston. Halifax: Formac Publishing Company Limited, (2003). Pp [i]-xvi,(8),[1]-348,(4). 8vo, illustrated blue and purple card covers. A volume in the Formac Fiction Treasures series. Historical fiction by Nova Scotia author, Evelyn Eaton. She was born in Switzerland in 1902, educated in Canada and England, andbegan her writing career on the shores of the Bay of Fundy. "Fighting cour ageously for Fortress Louisbourg, a valiant young Frenchman must save his wife - and his lover." - from the front cover. Very good. 9.00 View more info

Environmental Quality in the Atlantic Region 1985

By: EATON. P.B., L.P. HILDEBRAND and A.A. d'ENTREMONT HILDEBRAND, L.P. d'ENTREMONT, A.A.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 1986,:

Seller ID: 13174


EATON. P.B., L.P. HILDEBRAND and A.A. d'ENTREMONT. Environmental Quality inthe Atlantic Region 1985. (Dartmouth) : Environment Canada, (1986). Pp [i] -xxviii,[1]-241,(3). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, card covers. This follows nextin line after Environmental Quality in the Atlantic Provinces 1979 by Wils on, Eaton, Hall and Stone (Dartmouth, 1980). "The illustration used on the cover is by Miss Wendy Mouland, fifth grade student in Musgrave Harbour, Newfoundland. Her poster was chosen from more than 1,000 submitted to the Environmental Protection Service in the fall of 1984, in response to an in... View more info

Men and Missions. Cdn ed.

By: ELLIS, William T. ARMSTRONG, A.E., Rev. SLEMAN, John B., foreword DAVIES, Abigail J., appendix comp.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McClelland and Goodchild, Toronto, 1910,:

Seller ID: 74061


ELLIS, William T. Men and Missions. With a foreword by John B. Sleman Jr., and a statistical and historical appendix compiled by Abigail J. Davies. With a special chapter "From a Canadian Standpoint" by The Rev. A.E. Armstrong. Toronto: McClelland and Goodchild, 1910. Pp. (2),[1]-313,(3). 8vo, tan cloth with brown borders and lettering to front and spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 7. An early McClelland imprint. Light spotting to top edge, name to ffep,else vg. 30.00 View more info

Economic Self-Sufficiency

By: FISHER, A.G.B. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs, no. 4

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1939,:

Seller ID: 75456


FISHER, A.G.B. Economic Self-Sufficiency . Oxford: at the Clarendon Press, 1939. Pp. [1]-32. Small 8vo, stapled printed blue and black card covers. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs, number 4. Spine browned, lightly rubbed, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Education and Democracy

By: FLETCHER, B.A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1936,:

Seller ID: 77441


FLETCHER, B.A. Education and Democracy . An address broadcast from Halifax,Nova Scotia, during Education Week, 1936. Pp. [1]-7,(1), including covers. 8vo, stapled printed self wraps. Light spotting, some chipping to rear cov er, else vg. 5.00 View more info

Bulletin of the Massachusetts Archaeological Society. Vol. 31, Nos. 3 and 4, April-July 1970

By: FOWLER, William S. (ed.) TAYLOR, William B. HAVILAND, William A. ERB, Elmer T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Massachusetts Archaeological Society, Inc., Attleboro, Mass., 1970,:

Seller ID: 98578


FOWLER, William S. (ed.). Bulletin of the Massachusetts Archaeological Society. Vol. 31, Nos. 3 and 4, April-July 1970. Attleboro, Mass.: Massachusetts Archaeological Society, Inc., 1970. Pp 1-32. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, pink stapled card covers. Contents : "Seaver Farm Red Paint Burials" by William B. Taylor (pp 1-8); "Deerfield Archaeological Display" by RichardW. Hatch (pp 8-10); "New England Tomahawks" by William S. Fowler (pp 10-16 ); "Airfract Road Rock Shelter" by Constantine Zariples Jr. (pp 16-19); "Fire: The First Scientific Tool of Man... View more info

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Sports and Games in the Open. First Edition

By: FROST, A. B. STOCKTON, Frank R. FROST, A.B.

Price: $5,000.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, New Ýork and London, 1899,: 1899

Seller ID: 108074


FROST, A. B. Sports and Games in the Open. Pictured by A..B. Frost. New Ýork and London : Harper & Brothers, 1899. First Edition. Pp (1),1-6,(4),(53) leaves, printed one side only. Folio [11.5 by 16.5 inches, 304 x 434 mm], loose leaves in an illustrated green cloth portfolio, lettered in black. Phillips, A Bibliography of American Sporting Books p. 130. Arthur Burdett Frost (b. January 17, 1851, Philadelphia – d. June 22, 1928, Pasadena, California). Title Page; Arthur Burdett Frost (by Frank R. Stockton, 6 leaves); [List ... View more info

Book of Drawings. poor condition

By: FROST, A.B. HARRIS, Joel Chandler, intro. IRWIN, Wallace, poems FROST, A.B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1904,:

Seller ID: 14873


FROST, A.B. A Book of Drawings. With an Introduction by Joel Chandler Harris, and Verse by Wallace Irwin. N.Y.: P.F. Collier & Son, (1904). Pp (4),[v]-ix,(79). Folio, grey cloth spine, illustrated paper covered boards. Covers worn and smudged, hinges cracked, tears and minor smudging to some pages. As is. 50.00 View more info

Problems and Prospects of the United States Shipbuilding Industry. An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXIV, No. 2, October 1971

By: GARDNER, Ellis B. (Mrs.) Naval War College Review Volume XXIV, No. 2, October 1971. MILLER, Gerald E. VASQUEZ, Marioi A.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Naval War College Review, 1971,:

Seller ID: 67610


GARDNER, Ellis B. (Mrs.). "Problems and Prospects of the United States Shipbuilding Industry" An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXIV, No.2, October 1971. Pp 13-20. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Review, 1971. Pp. 99. Illustrated; double column. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Also: "Soviet Maritime Policies" by Mr. Irwin M. Heine; "Public Law and the MilitaryCommander: Responsibility and Authority" by Vice Admiral Gerald E. Miller, U.S. Navy; "Public Diplomacy and the Missiles of October" by Mr. G. Scott Sugden; "Physicians' Assistants: Can They... View more info

Revision of Some of Girty's Invertebrate Fossils from the Fayetteville Shale (Mississippian) of Arkansas and Oklahoma

By: GORDON, Mackenzie, Jr., William J. SANDO, John POJETA, Ellis L. YOCHELSON SANDO, William J. POJETA, John Geographical Survey Professional Paper, 606-A, B, C, D, E, F)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United States Government Printing Office, Washington, 1969,:

Seller ID: 63890


GORDON, Mackenzie, Jr., William J. SANDO, John POJETA, Ellis L. YOCHELSON, and I. G. SOHN. Revision of Some of Girty's Invertebrate Fossils from the Fayetteville Shale (Mississippian) of Arkansas and Oklahoma : Papers illustrating and describing certain of G. H. Girty's invertebrate fossils from theFayetteville Shale ; introduction by Mackenzie Gordon Jr., Corals by Willi am J. Sando, Pelecypods by John Poteja Jr., Gastropods by Ellis L. Yochelson, Trilobites by Mackenzie Gordon Jr., and Ostracodes by I. G. Sohn. Washington: United States Government Printing Office, 1969. Pp. [8],1-59,[3],8 p.... View more info

Black Nova Scotians. Second Printing.

By: GRANT, John N. DIXON, George HUSBANDS, B.A. HALL, William Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1984, ISBN:0919680208:

Seller ID: 6487


GRANT, John N. Black Nova Scotians. Halifax : Nova Scotia Museum, (1984). Second Printing. Pp (3), 4-47, (1). Map. 8vo, white card covers with black titles to front and spine. John Norman Grant (b. 1946, Antigonish, Nova Scotia). Drawings by Azor Vienneau. A brief overview. Chapters : The Pre-Loyalist Period; The Loyalist Period; The Emigration of the Black Loyalists; Guysborough Settlement; The Maroons; The Decline of Slavery in Nova Scotia; TheEmigration of the Chesapeake Blacks; Emigration to Trinidad; The Passing Y ears; 'And The People Said Amen'; Black Nova Scotians to 1901; A Part of th... View more info

Canadian Gunboat Diplomacy : The Canadian Navy and Foreign Policy : Papers Presented to a Conference of the Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Dalhousie University, June 1998.

By: GRIFFITHS, Ann L.., (ed.) HAYDON, Peter T., (ed.) GIMBLETT, Richard H. DOUGLAS, W.A.B.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Dalhousie University , Halifax, 2000, ISBN:1896440002:

Seller ID: 101286


GRIFFITHS, Ann L.. Peter T. HAYDON, and Richard H. GIMBLETT, (eds.). Canadian Gunboat Diplomacy : The Canadian Navy and Foreign Policy : Papers Presented to a Conference of the Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Dalhousie University, June 1998. (Halifax, Nova Scotia) : Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Dalhousie University , (2000). Pp (2),iii-x,1-374,(3). Maps. 8vo, white card covers. Contents: "Wagging the Dog: How Canada Has Influenced the Exercise of Sea Power " the keynote address by W.A.B. Douglas. Part One. "In Whose Interests?: The Royal Canadian Navy and Naval Diplomacy i... View more info

Introduction to Historical Thought. Hardcover

By: HADDOCK, B.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edward Arnold, London, 1980, ISBN:0713163232:

Seller ID: 93701


HADDOCK, B.A. An Introduction to Historical Thought. (London) : Edward Arnold, (1980). First Edition. Pp (8),1-184. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. History and Politics. 3. History and the Science of Man. 4. History and Jurisprudence. 5. Scepticism andAntiquarianism. 6. A New Science. 7. History and Enlightenment. 8. History and Romanticism. 9. The Idealist Conception of History. 10. Historical Mat erialism. 11. History and Positivism. 12. History and Social Science. Some yellow highlighting, else very good. 25.00 View more info

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Shorter Working Day

By: HADFIELD, R.A GIBBINS, H. de B. Social Questions of To-Day series.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Methuen, 1892,:

Seller ID: 39572


HADFIELD, R.A. and H. de B. GIBBINS. A Shorter Working Day. L: Methuen & Co., 1892. Pp 184. 8vo, red cloth. Social Questions of To-Day series. Slightly rubbed with a few spots of dampstaining to cloth, edges specked, previous owner's name to title page, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Physic and Philanthropy : A History of the Wellcome Trust 1936-1986. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HALL, A. Rupert, and B. A. BEMBRIDGE BEMBRIDGE, B. A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge [et al], 1986, ISBN:0521326397:

Seller ID: 110511


HALL, A. Rupert, and B. A. BEMBRIDGE. Physic and Philanthropy : A History of the Wellcome Trust 1936-1986. With a Foreword by Sir David Steel. Cambridge [et al] : Cambridge University Press, (1986). First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xii,(4),[3]-479,(3), frontispiece (in colour). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, redcloth, gilt lettering to spine. "The Wellcome Trust is a charitable instit ution supporting medical and allied research throughout the world. This History of the Trust marks the celebration of its fiftieth anniversary in 1986. Professor A. Rupert Hall, a prominent science historian, long associa... View more info

Scots Story Recitations in Poem and Prose : Including Several One-Act Playsfor the Drawing-Room and Concert Platform. 1st UK.

By: HARLEY, A.B., ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh, 1924,:

Seller ID: 77001


HARLEY, A.B., ed. Scots Story Recitations in Poem and Prose : Including Several One-Act Plays for the Drawing-Room and Concert Platform . Specially selected and edited by A.B. Harley. Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1924. First Printing. Pp. [i]-viii,[1]-182,(2). 8vo, grey cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Soiling to boards and spine, damp spot to top edge, occasional underlining, name inked to front pastedown, else vg. 20.00 View more info