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Of Karl Marx and the Bluenose : Colin Campbell McKay and the Legacy of Maritime Socialism

By: McKAY, Ian Acadiensis, 27:2, Spring 1998 WRIGHT, Esther Clark] BUMSTED, J.M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Acadiensis, Fredericton, 1998,:

Seller ID: 99667


McKAY, Ian. "Of Karl Marx and the Bluenose : Colin Campbell McKay and the Legacy of Maritime Socialism". An article in Acadiensis, Vol. XXVII, No. 2, Spring 1998, pp. 3-25. Fredericton: Acadiensis, 1998. Pp. (1),2-176. 8vo, blue and white card covers. Also includes: Damien Rouet's "La prénomination à Port-Royal aux 17e et 18e siècles: évolution et modes d'attrition" (pp. 26-44); Earle Lockerby's "The Deportation of the Acadians from Ile St.Jean, 1758" (pp. 45-94); Jerry Bannister's "Convict Transportation and the Colonial State in Newfoundland, 1759" (pp. 95... View more info

United Empire Loyalists : Men and Myths. 3rd Printing

By: UPTON, L.F.S. Issues in Canadian History WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Copp Clark Publishing Co, Toronto, 1969,:

Seller ID: 13927


UPTON, L.F.S. The United Empire Loyalists : Men and Myths. Toronto : The Copp Clark Publishing Company, (1969). Third Printing. Pp (4),5-174,(8). Double column. 8vo, decorated card covers. A volume in the Issues in Canadian History series. Contents: Part 1: The Loyalists in the American Revolution: Idealists or Pragmatists?: i. Lorenzo Sabine's "Loyalist by Necessity", ii.Leonard W. Labaree's "The Loyalist as Conservative", iii. William H. Nelso n's "The Loyalist Rank and File", iv. Charles Inglis's "A Loyalist Speaks Out". Part 2: Towards a Better America: i. W... View more info

Back a Long Way. First Edition, Signed

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1986,:

Seller ID: 62123


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Back a Long Way. (Wolfville : the author, 1986). Pp [i]-vi,[1]-152,(2). 8vo,blue card covers. Printed by Sentinel Printing, Yarmouth. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). "It was all so different back in the 1890s and the first years of the twentieth century, a simpler and a smaller Fredericton. The first part of the book is an attempt to picture it as it remains in memory. Recollections of the older people one knew help to fill in the picture. The accounts of people met in various parts of the world, and th... View more info

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Blomidon Rose : The Story of the Blomidon Countryside, Its People, History and Way ofLlife. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1957,: 1957

Seller ID: 3061


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Blomidon Rose. [dj adds: "The story of the Blomidon countryside, its people, history and way of life..."].Illustrated by Helen D. Beals. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (August 1957). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-viii,1-206,(2). 8vo, red-orange cloth, black lettering to spine. Watters p.751, Laugher p.614. "The story of a love [...] for the Blomidon countryside [Kings County, Nova Scotia], for its people, for its colours, for its history, for its way of life. it is an attempt -- by describing the coutnry, by telling of a few of the many interesting peo... View more info

Planters and Pioneers: Nova Scotia 1749 to 1775. First Edition

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lancelot, 1978, ISBN:0889990875:

Seller ID: 83525


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Planters and Pioneers: Nova Scotia 1749 to 1775. N.pl.: n.pub., 1978. Printed by Lancelot Press, Hantsport. Pp [1]-300. 8vo, illustrated green card covers. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b.May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). A very handy reference guid e for genealogists studying eighteenth-century Nova Scotian settlement, wihthe first part serving as a brief introduction to settlement patterns of N ew England-based Planters in the years following the deportation of the Acadians, while the larger second portion features names and accompanying p... View more info

Back a Long Way. First Edition

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1986,:

Seller ID: 12179


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Back a Long Way. (Wolfville : the author, 1986). First Edition. Pp [i]-vi,[1]-152,(2). 8vo, blue card covers. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). Printed by Sentinel Printing, Yarmouth. "It was all so different back in the 1890s and the first years of the twentieth century, a simpler and a smaller Fredericton. The first part of the book is an attempt to picture it asit remains in memory. Recollections of the older people one knew help to f ill in the picture. The accounts of people met in various parts of t... View more info

Back a Long Way. First Edition

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Wolfville , 1986,:

Seller ID: 91169


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Back a Long Way. (Wolfville : the author, 1986). Pp [i]-vi,[1]-152,(2). 8vo,blue card covers. Printed by Sentinel Printing, Yarmouth. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). "It was all so different back in the 1890s and the first years of the twentieth century, a simpler and a smaller Fredericton. The first part of the book is an attempt to picture it as it remains in memory. Recollections of the older people one knew help to fill in the picture. The accounts of people met in various parts of the world, and th... View more info

St. John River and Its Tributaries. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1966,:

Seller ID: 5175


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. The St. John River and Its Tributaries. N.pl.: n.pub., (1966). Pp. (4),[1]-218,(2). 8vo, blue cloth, map end-papers. Laugher p.614. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). Chapters : River by Conquest, The Goodly River, TheMouth of the River, Parrtown and the St. John, Smoke and Fog, Business in Great Waters, Lancaster, The Kennebecasis, The Kennebecasis - Lakewise, TheKennebecasis - Riverwise, The Nerepis and the Long Reach, The Belleisle, Q ueen's County, Washademoak, The Jemseg and Grand Lake, Maugherville, The ... View more info

St. John River and Its Tributaries. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1966,:

Seller ID: 34340


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. The St. John River and Its Tributaries. N.pl.: n.pub., (1966). First Edition. Pp (4),[1]-218,(2). 8vo, blue cloth, map end-papers. Laugher p.614. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). A detailed explication of the historyand geography of New Brunswick's St. John River system, highway for the im mense forestry industry of the province, and birthplace of the famous (and exceptionally homely) "Johnny-woodboat" schooners. Chapters : 1. River by Conquest; 2. The Goodly River; 3. The Mouth of the River; 4. Parr... View more info

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Saint John Ships and Their Builders. First Edition

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1976,:

Seller ID: 24081


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Saint John Ships and Their Builders. Wolfville : the Author, (1976). First Printing. Pp (4),1-229,(3). Index. 8vo, orange card covers. Contents: 1. The Beginning; 2. The Growing Period; 3. The Boom Period; 4. The Period of Decline; 5. General Survey; 6. A Shipbuilding Dynasty; 7. John Owens; 8. The Lawtons; 9. John Haws; 10. Thomson's Ark; 11. John W. Smith, et al; 12. James Smith; 13. Hugh Irvine; 14. William and Richard Wright; 15. The Ruddocks; 16. McLachlan and Stackhouse; 17. Alexander... View more info

Saint John Ships and Their Builders. signed

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1976,:

Seller ID: 18266


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Saint John Ships and Their Builders. Wolfville : the Author, (1976). First Printing. Pp. (4),1-229,(3). Index. 8vo, illustrated orange card covers. Contents: 1. The Beginning; 2. The Growing Period; 3. The Boom Period; 4. The Period of Decline; 5. General Survey; 6. A Shipbuilding Dynasty; 7. John Owens; 8. The Lawtons; 9. John Haws; 10. Thomson's Ark; 11 John W. Smith, et al; 12. James Smith; 13. Hugh Irvine; 14. William and Richard Wright; 15. The Ruddocks; 16. McLachlan and Stackhouse; 17. Alexander Sime, et al; 18. Thomas McLeod, et al; 19. John McDonald, et al; 20. J... View more info

St. John River and Its Tributaries. First Edition

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1966,:

Seller ID: 15059


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. The St. John River and Its Tributaries. N.pl. : n.pub., (1966). First Edition. Pp (4),[1]-218,(2). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, map end-papers. Laugher p.614. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). A detailed explication of the history and geography of New Brunswick's St. John River system, highway for the immense forestry industry of the province, and birthplace of the famous (and exceptionally homely) "Johnny-woodboat" schooners. Chapters : 1. River by Conquest; 2. The Goodly River; 3. The M... View more info

Loyalists of New Brunswick. 2nd Printing, hardcover

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Wolfville, 1972,:

Seller ID: 14291


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. The Loyalists of New Brunswick. Wolfville, N.S. : "Available from the Author, P.O. Box 710", (1972). Second Printing. Pp (8),1-365,(3). Map. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Printed and bound inCanada by Moncton Publishing Company Limited, Moncton, New Brunswick". Est her Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d.June 17, 1990). Chapters : 1. Tory into Loyalist.; 2. The Decision; 3. The Departure; 4. The Arrival; 5. The Royal Bounty of Provisions; 6. The Old P rovince; 7. The New Province; 8. Its New Inhabitants; 9.... View more info

Loyalists of New Brunswick. 6th Printing, paperback Limited Edition Reprint

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Justin Wentzell, Beaver Bank, NS, 2008, ISBN:9780978426101:

Seller ID: 110661


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. The Loyalists of New Brunswick. Beaver Bank, Nova Scotia : Justin B. Wentzell, 2008). "Limited Edition Reprint" " Pp (14),15-305,(1). 8vo, art-illustrated cardcoves. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). A rather lacklustre reprint of Dr Wright's work. Whilst having the entire text in a nicely readble font, it lack the map and having very little in the way of margins seems rather cramped, and hardly lives up to the expectation one has of the words "Limited Edition". Chapters : 1. Tory into Loy... View more info

Loyalists of New Brunswick. First Edition, in dustjacket

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Ottawa, 1955,:

Seller ID: 62118


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. The Loyalists of New Brunswick. Ottawa : n.pub., (1955), "Printed at Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. Inquiries to 407 IslandPark Drive, Ottawa 3, Canada". . Pp (8),1-365,(1),(1) errata,(1), frontisp iece map. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). Chapters : 1. Tory into Loyalist.; 2. The Decision; 3. The Departure; 4. The Arrival; 5. The Royal Bounty of Provisions; 6. The Old Province; 7. The New Province; 8. Its New Inhabitants; 9. The Process of Possessio... View more info

Loyalists of New Brunswick. Fourth Printing, Paperback.

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Windsor, NS, 1981,:

Seller ID: 79670


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. The Loyalists of New Brunswick. Windsor, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, 1981. Fourth Printing. Pp (4),1-365,(3). 8vo, red cardcovers. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). Chapters : 1. Tory into Loyalist.; 2. The Decision; 3. The Departure; 4. The Arrival; 5. The Royal Bounty of Provisions; 6. The Old Province; 7. The New Province; 8. Its New Inhabitants; 9. The Process of Possession; 10. The Distribution; 11. Loyalist into New Brunswicker. Appendix: List of New Brunswick Loyalists. .With bibliography and index. ... View more info

Blomidon Rose : The Story of the Blomidon Countryside, Its People, History and Way ofLlife. First Edition in dustjacket,

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark Beals, Helen D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto:, 1957,:

Seller ID: 41732


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Blomidon Rose. [dj adds: "The story of the Blomidon countryside, its people, history and way of life..."]. Illustrated by Helen D. Beals. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (August 1957). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-viii,1-206,(2). 8vo, red-orange cloth, black lettering to spine. Watters p.751, Laugher p.614. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). "The story of a love [...] forthe Blomidon countryside [Kings County, Nova Scotia], for its people, for its colours, for its history, for its way of life. it is an a... View more info

Blomidon Rose : The Story of the Blomidon Countryside, Its People, History and Way of Life. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed,

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark Beals, Helen D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto:, 1957,:

Seller ID: 109822


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Blomidon Rose. Illustrated by Helen D. Beals. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, (August 1957). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-viii,1-206, (2). 8vo, red cloth. "The story of a love [...] for the Blomidon countryside [Kings County, Nova Scotia], for its people, for its colours, for its history, for its way of life. it is an attempt -- by describing the coutnry, by telling of a few of the many interesting people who have lived there, by recalling something of the background, by narrating incidents grave and gay-- to make others realize what a delightful place is Blomidon's territo... View more info

People and Places : I New Brunswick. First Edition

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark BURPEE, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1973,:

Seller ID: 5039


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. People and Places : I New Brunswick. Wolfville, N.S. ("Available from P.O. Box 710") : n.pub., (1973). "Printed in Windsor, NovaScotia by Lancelot Press Limited". Pp [1]-232. 8vo, illustrated yellow car d covers. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). Shorter writings by Wright including a play about the missionary Richard Burpee, a chapter on the province's settlement,and one entitled "Makers and Would-be Makers of Charlotte County". Also in cludes: "Autumn in New Brunswick", "... View more info

Alexander Clark, Loyalist : A Contribution to the History of New Brunswick.pbk.

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark CLARK, Alexander)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1940,:

Seller ID: 17644


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. Alexander Clark, Loyalist : A Contribution to the History of New Brunswick. (Kentville : Kentville Publishing Co., Ltd.), [1940]. Pp [1]-81,(1). 8vo, brown card covers with title inked to blank spine. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). A genealogical volume regarding the descendents of New Jersey-born Alexander Clark, who settled as a Loyalist in Parrtown after the Revolutionary War. Front inner hinge tape-strengthened, else a very good, bright copy. 40.00 View more info