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Atlantic Advocate's Holiday Book : A miscellany containing Stories, Poems, Songs, Articles, Recipes for Good Dishes, Notes on Birds and Beasts

By: Atlantic Advocate) PARR, D. Kermode, (ed.) GRANTMYRE, Barbara HARRINGTON, M.F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brunswick Press, Fredericton , 1961,:

Seller ID: 4293


(Atlantic Advocate). The Atlantic Advocate's Holiday Book : A miscellany containing Stories, Poems, Songs, Articles, Recipes for Good Dishes, Notes onBirds and Beasts. Edited by D. Kermode Parr. Fredericton : Brunswick Press , (1961). Pp (2), 3-272. 8vo, grey continental wraps. Laugher p.435. Includes : Charles Bruce's "People from Away"; Evelyn M. Richardson's "Captain ofthe Half Moon : The Story of Captain Herbert Kendrick of Shag Harbour, Nov a Scotia and the Roosevelts at Campobello, New Brunswick"; Barbara Grantmyre's "Eight Prunes - or Three?"; Ernest Buckler's &#... View more info

Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 2, March, 1970

By: BARNARD, Murray (ed.). GRANTMYRE, Barbara

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, Department of Trade and Industry, 1970,:

Seller ID: 94491


BARNARD, Murray (ed.). Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 2, March, 1970. N.pl.: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, Department of Trade and Industry, 1970. Pp 1-20. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated maroon stapled cardcovers. Contents : The Great Atlantic Oil Hunt (pp 2-5); Aquaculture [seaw eed farming] (pp 6-9); Big Day at Lunenburg Fair [dories race] (pp 10-13); Trying to Switch On Our Moon-Driven Tides (pp 14-16); Sawkey and the Shark (fiction by Barbara Grantmyre, pp 17-18). Rubbed, minor wrinkling to bottomcorner, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Bluenose : Nova Scotia's Own Magazine. Vol. 1, No.1, March-April 1936.

By: Bluenose Magazine LESLIE, Kenneth FRASER, Mary L. GRANTMYRE, Barbara

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Halifax, Canada, 1936,:

Seller ID: 99955


(Bluenose Magazine). The Bluenose : Nova Scotia's Own Magazine. Vol. I, No.1, March-April [1936]. Editor, Robert W. Murphy. Published Bi-Monthly at 277 1/2 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Canada. Pp [1]-24. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white stapled wrappers. All published [?]. Contents : "Shamballah" by Kenneth Leslie; "The Rainbow Club" by Laura Paty Carten; "The Great Nova Scotian" [an article on Joseph Howe] by Robert W. Murphy; "Autumn in Acadie" by Barbara Grantmyre; "The M yth of Glooscap" by Mary L. Fraser; "Cesar'sSuccessor" by Lexie MacDona... View more info

Bluenose, The. Vol.I, No.1

By: Bluenose Magazine) MURPHY, Robert W. GRANTMYRE, Barbara FRASER, Mary L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1936,:

Seller ID: 19791


(Bluenose Magazine). The Bluenose : Nova Scotia's Own Magazine. Vol. I, No.1, March-April [1936]. Editor, Robert W. Murphy. Published Bi-Monthly at 277 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Canada. Pp [1]-24. Illustrated. 8vo, wrappers.All published [?]. Contents : "Shamballah" by Kenneth Leslie; "The Rainbow Club" by Laura Paty Carten; "The Great Nova Scotian" [an article on Joseph Howe] by Robert W. Murphy; "Autumn in Acadie" by Barbara Grantmyre; "The M yth of Glooscap" by Mary L. Fraser; "Cesar's Successor" by Lexie MacDonald;and poems by Dora M. Sabean... View more info

Stories With John Drainie. in dj

By: DRAINIE, John (ed.) BUCKLER, Ernest FOWKE, H. Shirley GRANTMYRE, Barbara

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Ryerson, 1963,:

Seller ID: 22503


DRAINIE, John (ed.). Stories With John Drainie. Tor.: Ryerson Press, (1963). Pp (5),vi-ix,(3),1-220. 8vo, orange-red cloth. "...this selection of thirty-five short stories, broadcast by CBC Radio on "Stories With John Drainie"." It includes Ernest Buckler's "The Bars and the Bridge", H. Shirley Fowke's "The Accolade" and "The Salvation of Paddy O'Flynn", and Barbara Grantmyre's "The Christmas Goose". Light spotting to edges, else vg in dj. 14.00 View more info

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The River That Missed The Boat. First Edition

By: GRANTMYRE, Barbara

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Halifax, Petheric Press: 1975

Seller ID: 11381

ISBN: 0919380174


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 Shubenacad... View more info

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A Rose for Minnie Mullet : A Collection of Short Stories. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GRANTMYRE, Barbara

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Brunswick Press, Fredericton, 1964,: 1964

Seller ID: 23774


GRANTMYRE, Barbara. A Rose for Minnie Mullet : A Collection of Short Stories. Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada : Brunswick Press, (1964). First Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada by Unipress, Fredericton, N.B." Pp (8),9-157,(3). 8vo (146 x 224 m), orange cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. Laugher p 215. This is her second book. Barbara Grantmyre, née Lucas (b. 1903, Bolton, Lancashire, England - d. 1977) was living in Elmsdale, Nova Scotia at the time of publication. "According to reviewers Barbara Grantmyre is 'a Canadian auth... View more info

Lunar Rogue. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: GRANTMYRE, Barbara. MOON, Henry.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brunswick Press, Fredericton, N.B., 1963,:

Seller ID: 2373


GRANTMYRE, Barbara. Lunar Rogue. Fredericton, N.B. : Brunswick Press, 1963.First Printing. Pp (10),11-177,(3) including plates. 8vo, brown cloth, wit h gilt lettering to spine. Laugher p 215. The story of Henry Moon. "'My name is Henry Moon,' he said, but often it was Henry More, or Smith, or Newman. Whatever alias he used, he was always Henry, a most fascinating rogue. People who watched him in prison were sure he possessed supernatural powers. How else could a condemned horse-thief awaiting hanging remove his fetters,handcuffs and chains, night after night, and leave them in separated pi... View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol. 2, No. 2, June 1972

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly BLAKELEY, Phyllis GRANTMYRE, Barbara WAITE, P.B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1972,:

Seller ID: 35745


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 2, No. 2, June 1972. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1972. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp (4),99-227,(1). 8vo, yellow-gold cardcovers, plain spine. Of nautical interest: "An Adventure with a Privateer" by Phyllis R. Blakeley (pp.163-171, Benoni d'Entremont of Pubnico, his schooner Bonaventure and its 1778 loss to and recapture from American privateers; Francis W. Grant's "A Daughter of Maitland" (pp.153-162, concerning Helen Mary Grant, née Smith). "[...] few indeed were the women who equ... View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol. 6, No. 1, March 1976

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly PUNCH, Terrence M. GRANTMYRE, Barbara GRANT, John N.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1976,:

Seller ID: 105762


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 6, No. 1, March 1976. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1976. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp.(4),1-107,(1). 8vo, wine cardcovers. Contents: "Nova Scotia Newspapers View the United States 1827-1840" by R. H. McDonald (pp.1-16); "Travel and Travelers on the Eastern Shore" by John N. Grant (pp.17-32); "... And Death the Journey's End - Dryden" by Barbara Grantmyre (pp.33-47, "being extracts from Journal of canoe trip on Dartmouth Lakes, Shubenacadie River, Cobequid Bay and the Avon River from A... View more info

Sojourn. [Second Issue]

By: Sojourn) MacMILLAN, C.L. WRIGHT, A. Jeffrey GRANTMYRE, Barbara

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1975,:

Seller ID: 13637


(Sojourn). Sojourn : The Magazine for Nova Scotia. [Second Issue] April 1975. Pp [1]-64. Illustrated. 4to, card covers. Contents: "Trout & Tackle Box" and "Eggs!" by Alice Bardsley; "The Legend of Wiglahdmootch" by Marianna Dempster; "Memoirs of a Cape Breton Doctor" by C. Lamont MacMillan; "Privateer's Wharf" and "Luthier Thomas Dorward" by Frank Cassidy; "Bonny Lea Farm" by Mary Beth Wallace; "Ardent Spirits: Excerpts from Various Newspapers 1869-1888"; "Amateur Theatre in Halifax" by Bob Adair; "A Search for Someday... View more info