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Lamb Collection of West African Narrow Strip Weaving

By: 'LAMB, Venice and Alastair FISKE, Patricia (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Textile Museum, Washington, D.C., 1975,:

Seller ID: 108011


'LAMB, Venice and Alastair. The Lamb Collection of West African Narrow Strip Weaving. Edited by Patricia Fiske. Exhibited at the Textile MuseumMarch 7to September 20, 1975. Washington, D.C.: The Textile Museum, 1975. Pp (2), 3-48. Ilustrated (some in colour). Map. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated pink stapled card covers, lettered in black. "The Lamb Collection of West African narrow strip cloth contains well over 1000 iterqs, including complete cloths, sample strips and snippets, loom parts such as beaters, sword sticks and heddle pulleys, as well as a number of complete looms and ph... View more info

Africville : Une Ame Toujours Vivante.

By: (Africville SAUNDERS, Charles R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Galerie d'art, Université Mont-Saint-Vincent, Halifax, 1989, ISBN:0770393489:

Seller ID: 88066


(Africville). Africville : Une Ame Toujours Vivante. (Halifax : Galerie d'art, Université Mont-Saint-Vincent, 1989). Pp 1-24. Illustrated. Triple Column. Oblong 8vo, colour illustrated stapled card covers. A book to accompanyan exhibition at Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery. Introduction by Charles R. Saunders. Translation by Louise Soucy. Text in French. Wear to spine and edges, back cover smudged, else good. Scarce. 40.00 View more info

Boudin : Impressionist Marine Paintings. With an historical essay by DanielFinamore

By: (BOUDIN, Louis Eugène SUTTON, Peter C

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Peabody Museum of Salem, Salem, MA , 1991,:

Seller ID: 81023


(BOUDIN, Louis Eugène). SUTTON, Peter C. Boudin : Impressionist Marine Paintings. With an historical essay by Daniel Finamore. Salem, MA : Peabody Museum of Salem, (1991). Pp [i]-viii,[9]-84. Illustrated in Colour. Map. 4to, art-illustrated blue card covers with white lettering to front and spine. An exhibition catalogue of paintings of ships and harbours of Normandy, France, by noted marine artist Louis Eugène Boudin (1824-1898). Very good. 15.00 View more info

Life of Henry Brougham to 1830. 1st UK in dj

By: (BROUGHAM, Henry NEW, Chester W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Oxford , 1961,:

Seller ID: 86817


(BROUGHAM, Henry). NEW, Chester W. The Life of Henry Brougham to 1830. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, 1961. First Edition. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[1]-458,(2), frontis portrsit. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Childhood and Youth. 2. Barrister without Remuneration: the founding of the Edinburgh Review. 3. Crusading against the Slave Trade. 4. Whig orTory? 1804-7: Attack on the Orders in Council, 1808. 5. Rousing Byron: The Quarterly Review: Parliament at Last. 6. Repealing the Orders in Council: The Liverpool Election. 7. Adviser to the Princess of Wales. 8. The Two Prin... View more info

Arctic Twilight : Leonard Budgell and Canada's Changing North

By: (BUDGELL, Leonard) RADMORE, Claudia Coutu (ed.).

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Blue Butterfly Books, Toronto, 2009, ISBN:9780978160012:

Seller ID: 89434


(BUDGELL, Leonard). RADMORE, Claudia Coutu (ed.). Arctic Twilight : LeonardBudgell and Canada's Changing North. Edited and with an Introduction by Cl audia Coutu Radmore. (Toronto) : Blue Butterfly Books, (2009). First Edition. Pp (10),[1]-469,(1),+ 32 pp plates. Map. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. “In Arctic Twilight, Leonard Budgell chronicles a traditional way of life that was changing forever, through an outpouring of remarkable letters to a much younger friend, Claudia Coutu Radmore. His pen memorably portrays everything from dancing northern lights and... View more info

Pierre Dugua de Mons : Fondateur de l'Acadie (1604-5), Co-Fondateur de Quebec (1608) / Pierre Dugua de Mons : Founder of Acadia (1604-5), Co-Founder of Quebec (1608)

By: (DUGUA de MONS, Pierre). GRENON, Jean-Yves ROBERTS, Phil

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Peninsular Press, Annapolis Royal, N.S., 2000, ISBN:0968201628:

Seller ID: 111396


(DUGUA de MONS, Pierre). GRENON, Jean-Yves. Pierre Dugua de Mons : Fondateur de l'Acadie (1604-5), Co-Fondateur de Quebec (1608) / Pierre Dugua de Mons : Founder of Acadia (1604-5), Co-Founder of Quebec (1608). English rendition by Phil Roberts. (Annapolis Royal, N.S.) : Peninsular Press, (2000). Pp(4),[1]-20,(6),(6),[1]-20. Maps. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lette red in black. Contents : Pierre Dugua, Sieur de Mons, of Royan; France and America at the End of the Sixteenth Century; Apprenticeship at the Tadoussac Trading Post (1600); Lieutenant-General of New France and Vice-Admiral (1... View more info

Marguerite Duras : Writing on the Body.

By: (DURAS, Marguerite WILLIS, Sharon.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Illinois Press, Urbana and Chicago, 1987, ISBN:0252013352:

Seller ID: 93594


(DURAS, Marguerite). WILLIS, Sharon. Marguerite Duras : Writing on the Body. Urbana and Chicago : University of Illinois Press, (1987). First Printing. Pp [i]-viii,1-191,(1). Index. 8vo, grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Introduction. 1. Preliminary Mappings. 2. Hiroshima mon amour: Screen Memories. 3. Le Ravissement de Lol V. Stein: Something for Nothing. 4.Le Vice-consul and L'Amour: A Word in Default. 5. Writing on the Body. Ver y good in dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Hitler's Communism Unmasked.

By: (HITLER, Adolf

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago , 1938,:

Seller ID: 87808


(HITLER, Adolf). Hitler's Communism Unmasked. Chicago : n.pub., 1938. Pp (8),9-30,(2). 8vo, pale blue stapled wrappers, title in a dark blue panel to front cover. "This brochure deals in the main with Hitler's charge of "Jewish Bolshevism" and the several allegations growing out of this opprobious label, namely: the questionable loyalty and patriotism of the Jew to his country, and as Hitler states, "exerting a degrading and contaminating influence upon German culture." [...] We believe that the following pages prove convincingly the falsity of Hitler's insidious charges. W... View more info

IBIS Journal 1 : Aspects of Illustration.

By: (IBIS Journal POGANY, Willy WOODWARD, Alice Bolingbroke BEARE, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Imaginative Book Illustration Society, London , 1999, ISBN:095559602:

Seller ID: 91722


(IBIS Journal). The IBIS Journal 1 : Aspects of Illustration. London : The Imaginative Book Illustration Society, 1999. Pp [1]-144,+ 4 colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Contents : The Published Illustrations of Willy Pogany (1882-1955) (by Robin Greer, pp 6-51); Book and Magazine Illustrations for Christina Rossetti's Goblin Market (by Lorraine Janzen Kooistra, pp 52-69); The Life and Work of Alice Bolingbroke Woodward (1862-1951 (by Geoffrey Beare, pp 70-144). Very good. 30.00 View more info

Alumni News. Vol. 12, No. 1. New Series. Halifax, May, 1954.

By: (MacDONALD, Angus L.). Dalhousie University Alumni Association

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University Alumni Association, 1954,:

Seller ID: 78898


(MacDONALD, Angus L.). Alumni News. Vol. 12, No. 1. New Series. Halifax, May, 1954. (Halifax : Dalhousie University Alumni Association, 1954). Pp [1]-64. 8vo, stapled printed mustard card covers. Includes the obituary of the former Premier of Nova Scotia, Angus Lewis Macdonald, with a description ofthe funeral, titled "A Great Dalhousian Passes." A fine copy. 10.00 View more info

Province of New Brunswick. The Schools Act.

By: (New Brunswick - Schools Act).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1952,:

Seller ID: 78932


(New Brunswick - Schools Act). Province of New Brunswick. The Schools Act. Passed at the 1952 Session of the Legislature. Proclaimed Effective July 1st, 1952. N.pl. : Printed and Published by authority of the Queen's Printer for the Province, (1952). Pp 1-64. 8vo, off-white stapled printed wrappers.Front cover spotted and browned, corner crease, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Statistical Presentation for the Minister's Advisory Committee on Women's Issue in Education

By: (Newfoundland - Education)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Division of School Services, Dept. of Education, 1980,:

Seller ID: 105797


(Newfoundland - Education). Statistical Presentation for the Minister's Advisory Committee on Women's Issue in Education. Prepared by Division of School Services. [St. John's] : Division of School Services, Dept. of Education, April 1980. Pp (1),[i]-iii,(2),1-53,(2). Oblong 8vo, black cloth tape spine, yellow card covers, printed in black. Cover title : Statistical Report for the Minister's Committee on Women's Issues in Education. Contents : Introduction; Nursery and Elementary-Secondary Levels; Post-Secondary and Adult & Continuing Levels (excluding M.U.N.); Memorial University of Newfoundla... View more info

Mineral Resources and Geological Services Division : Report of Activities 1974.

By: (Nova Scotia Department of Mines

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, Halifax , 1975,:

Seller ID: 82380


(Nova Scotia Department of Mines). Mineral Resources and Geological Services Division : Report of Activities 1974. Halifax : Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, (1975). Pp (6),1-75,(1) including 1 folding map. Text Maps and Figures. 4to, printed blue card covers, blue cloth tape spine. Nova Scotia Department of Mines Paper 75-1. Contents : Sand and Gravel Project– Strait of Canso Area. Barite-Celestite-Fluorite Project. Mineral Resourc e Inventory. Structural Studies. Metamorphic Studies. Data Collection. Metallogenic Studies. Windsor Group Stratigraphy and Paleogeography. The Cobe... View more info

Swordfish 1982-1990 [and] Swordfish 1991-1996

By: 415 Squadron) NIELSEN, A. R. (foreword) AMBLER, J. K. (foreword)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1991,:

Seller ID: 115601


(415 Squadron). Swordfish 1982-1990 [and] Swordfish 1991-1996. [Greenwood, N.S.: 415 Maritime Patrol Squadron, 1991 and 1997]. Pp (9),(3) and (12) unpaginated. Illustrated. Large 8vo, white stapled card covers, lettered in red. "This is a continuation of the story of 415 Squadron — the "Four Hundredand Fightin' Fifteenth". It starts where the original history book, "Sword fish - The Story of 415 Squadron", left off in 1982 with the arrival of theCP-140 Aurora Long Range Patrol Aircraft, and it continues year by year de tailing significant events in the Squadron history up... View more info

Artscalendar Summer 72

By: 4th Estate - Halifax, N.S. LARGE, Brenda TULLOCH, Anne FILLMORE, Nick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 4th Estate, Halifax, 1972,:

Seller ID: 84947


(The 4th Estate). Artscalendar [Summer 72]. (Halifax, N.S.: The 4th Estate,1972). Pp [1]-24. Illustrated. 4to [11.5 by 15.5 inches], unbound newsprin t. Artscalendar Summer 72 was published as a special supplement to The 4th Estate newspaper, June 1, 1972. Contents : 1. Icecubes and the Phantom Tollbooth (by Anne Tulloch). 2. The Quest for the Canadian Play (by Pauline Janitch). 3. M. Samuels and the Yankee Gale (by Brenda Large). 4. Summer Doldrums (by Peter Zimmer). 5. Fighting for Our History (by Nick Fillmore). 6. Big City Festival. 7 Our Impressario and the Bolshoi (by Brenda Large). 8. U... View more info

4th Estate. Vol. 9, No. 3, April 28, 1977. Final Issue

By: 4th Estate - Newapaper CURRIE, Brian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.I.F. Publishing Co, Halifax, N.S, 1977,:

Seller ID: 86537


(4th Estate). The 4th Estate. Vol. 9, No. 3, April 28, 1977. (Halifax, N.S.: N.I.F. Publishing Co. Ltd., 1977). Pp [1]-16, including covers. Illustrated. Quadruple Column. Folio, unbound newsprint. The final issue of this Halifax, Nova Scotia, weekly newspaper. Headlines : Gays barred – Trial by Jury Room [article title : Jury Room expels gays – protests planned, by Amy Zierler, p. 5]; What's Obscene? The trials and tribulations of Charlie Marshall [article title : Obscenity : Charlie Marshall isn't a censor, or a dirtybook salesman, by Brian Currie, pp. 10-11]. Also, laid in is City Life ... View more info

Scottish Companies Sleigh-Drive and Dinner, Belle Vue Hotel, Bedford, January 30th, 1902.

By: 63rd Halifax Rifles).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 63rd Halifax Rifles, 1902,:

Seller ID: 84272


(63rd Halifax Rifles). Scottish Companies Sleigh-Drive and Dinner, Belle Vue Hotel, Bedford, January 30th, 1902. N.pl.: 63rd Halifax Rifles, 1902. Pp (4). Small [3.25 by 4.25 inches] pale green folded sheet, opening to 6.5 by4.25 inches. Menu and programme for this event. Rubbed, else very good. 20 .00 View more info

Constitution and Bye-Laws of the Mayflower Company, Co. B, 63rd Halifax Rifles. H. Hechler, Captain.

By: 63rd Halifax Rifles).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: T.C. Allen & Co / 63rd Halifax Rifles, Halifax, N.S, 1894,:

Seller ID: 84275


(63rd Halifax Rifles). Constitution and Bye-Laws of the Mayflower Company, Co. B, 63rd Halifax Rifles. H. Hechler, Captain. Halifax, N.S.: T.C. Allen & Co., 1894. Pp [1]-8. Small 8vo, pale green printed stitched wrappers. Rubbed, front wrapper faded to brown, else very good. 25.00 View more info

Analyzing Opera : Verdi and Wagner. 1st pr in dj

By: ABBATE, Carolyn, and Roger PARKER (eds.) PARKER, Roger VERDI, Giuseppe WAGNER, Richard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley, Los Angeles, London, 1989, ISBN:0520061578:

Seller ID: 96658


ABBATE, Carolyn, and Roger PARKER (eds.). Analyzing Opera : Verdi and Wagner. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London : University of California Press, (1989). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-ix,(1),1-304,(4). Illustrated. Index. Large 8vo,maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Introduction: On Analyzi ng Opera (by Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker). Part I - Sources and Interpretations. 1. The Composition of Ernani (by Philip Gossett). 2. Through the Looking Glass: Some Remarks on the First Complete Draft of Lohengrin (by John Deathridge). 3. Opera as Symphony, a Wagnerian Myth (by Carolyn Abbate).... View more info

Last Whales.A Novel. in dj

By: ABBEY, Lloyd

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Random House, Toronto , 1989,:

Seller ID: 50298


ABBEY, Lloyd. The Last Whales : [dj adds...A Novel]. Toronto : Random House, (1989). Pp 364, maps to endpapers. 8vo, blue cloth. "In this novel as rich as the four oceans in which it takes place, the devotion of the Blues [Blue whales]to each other and their indomitable will to live grip us with a story of enduring love." -from the dust jacket. Very good in lightly dampstained and slightly torn (two inch horizontal tear to lower rear cover) dj. 14.00 View more info