Keyword:HALIFAX NOVA SCOTIA URBAN HISTORY CANADA

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 283

Spirit of Africville. First Edition, hardcover in dustjacket, with errata slip.

By: Africville Genealogy Society) PACHAI, Bridglal CLAIRMONT, Donald SAUNDERS, Charles KIMBER, Stephen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing Company, Halifax, 1992, ISBN:0887800858:

Seller ID: 26037


(Africville Genealogy Society). The Spirit of Africville. Selected and Edited by the Africville Genealogy Society with contributions by Donald Clairmont, Stephen Kimber, Bridglal Pachai and Charles Saunders. Halifax : "A Maritext Book, Formac Publishing Company Limited", 1992. First Edition. Pp (7),viiixviii,[15]-124. Double column. Illustrated in colour and b&w. Oblong large 8vo, blue cloth. "For more than 150 years, Africville was home to a community of Nova Scotia black familes. Located on the shores of the Bedford Basin, Africville was part of the City of Halifax. Central to Africville's l... View more info

History of Halifax City

By: AKINS, Thomas Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society, 8

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895,:

Seller ID: 85039


AKINS, Thomas. History of Halifax City. Halifax: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895. Pp. 272. 8vo, grey printed paper covered boards. Covers detached, spine badly chipped. As is. 60.00 View more info

History of Halifax City in Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 8

By: AKINS, Thomas Nova Scotia Historical Society 08

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company / Nova Scotia Historical Society, 1895,:

Seller ID: 73525


(AKINS, Thomas). History of Halifax City. An essay making up the entirety of Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society for the years 1892-94, volume VIII. Halifax: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895.Pp. [i]-x,[1]-272. 8vo, printed grey limp paper covered boards. Volume nea rly broken about a third of the way through as a result of spine split, inch-long split to head of front hinge, else vg. 150.00 View more info

History of Halifax City [and] Index [to] The History of Halifax City

By: AKINS, Thomas Nova Scotia Historical Society for the years 1892-94 Vol. 8

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895,:

Seller ID: 77672


AKINS, Thomas. History of Halifax City. Halifax: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895. Pp. 272. 8vo, grey printed paper covered boards. Spine badly chipped, waterstaining to boards and some leaves, else good.. - and - AKINS, Dr. T.B. Index [to] The History of Halifax City. Halifax : McAlpine Publishing Co., 1907. Pp (48). 8vo, wrappers. Index to Volume VIII of Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society, constituting pp.273-320 of "The History of Halifax City". Wrappers slightly chipped, else very good. the set for 150.00 View more info

History of Halifax City [and] Index [to] The History of Halifax City

By: AKINS, Thomas Nova Scotia Historical Society for the years 1892-94 Vol. VIII

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895,:

Seller ID: 53341


AKINS, Thomas. History of Halifax City. Halifax: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895. Pp. 272. 8vo, grey printed paper covered boards. Some browning to spine, one-inch tear to outer hinge at top spine, pennedname to front cover, else a very good, solid copy. - and - AKINS, Dr. T.B. Index [to] The History of Halifax City. Halifax : McAlpine Publishing Co., 1907. Pp (48). 8vo, wrappers. Index to Volume VIII of Collections of the N ova Scotia Historical Society, constituting pp.273-320 of "The History of Halifax City". Wrappers chipped, penned name to front wrapper, else ... View more info

History of Halifax City [and] Index [to] The History of Halifax City

By: AKINS, Thomas) Nova Scotia Historical Society for the years 1892-94 Vol. VIII

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895,:

Seller ID: 55231


(AKINS, Thomas). History of Halifax City. As presented in Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society for the Years 1892-94. Halifax: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Company, 1895. Pp. 272. - bound with - AKINS, Dr. T.B. Index [to] The History of Halifax City. Halifax : McAlpine Publishing Co., 1907. Pp. [274]-320. 8vo, modern binding, grey cloth, maroon leather title block with gilt titles to spine which reads "Atkins' History of Halifax" (note error in spelling of "Akins"). Ink smudges to title pages, else vg. 200.00 View more info

Image for Sanctuary : Halifax's Parks & Public Gardens. First Edition in dustjacket.

Sanctuary : Halifax's Parks & Public Gardens. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ARMSTRONG, Bruce and John DAVIS DAVIS, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 1996, ISBN:155109150X: 1996

Seller ID: 83016

ISBN: 155109150X


ARMSTRONG, Bruce and John DAVIS. Sanctuary : Halifax's Parks & Public Gardens. (Halifax, Nova Scotia) : Nimbus Publishing Ltd, (1996). First Edition. Pp (5),6-80. Illustrated with 52 colour photos and four maps in the text. Squarish 8vo, green cloth, gilr lettering to spine. "Imagine a verdant, tranquil sanctuary in the midst of a bustling, clanging urban centre. Located throughout the city, Halifax's Public Gardens, Fleming Park, Hemlock Raving, and Point Pleasant Park more than satisfy the imagination, they satiate the spirit. In 'Sanctuary : Halifax's Parks & Public Gar... View more info

Urban Centres in the Atlantic Provinces. Background Study No. 7.

By: Atlantic Development Board

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Atlantic Developmenmt Board, Ottawa , 1969,:

Seller ID: 81981


(Atlantic Development Board). Urban Centres in the Atlantic Provinces. Background Study No. 7. Ottawa : Atlantic Developmenmt Board, 1969. Pp [i]-ix,(1),1-95,(1),+ 9 folding maps at rear. 4to, purple and white card covers. Chapters : 1. Population. 2. Urban Growth. 3. Trade Centres and Trade Areas. 4. Journey-to-Work. 5. Urban Centres and the Distribution Function. 6. Housing and Community Facilities. 7. Urban Regions within the Atlantic Region. 8. Conclusions. “[...] this report examines various features of urban centres in the Atlantic Region, and attempts to delineate some of the main fea... View more info

Halifax : Ten Buildings to See. An article in Trace : A Canadian Review of Architecture, Vol. 1, No. 1

By: BAIRD, George, and Larry RICHARDS. BODDY, Trevor

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Architectural Magazine Society, Toronto , 1981,:

Seller ID: 88557


BAIRD, George, and Larry RICHARDS. ”Halifax : Ten Buildings to See.” An article in Trace : A Canadian Review of Architecture, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp 16-24.(Toronto : The Architectural Magazine Society), n.d. [1981]. Pp (2),[1]-[7 2]. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated black card covers. Other contents : “Regionalism, Nationalism, and Modernism” by Trevor Boddy; “Cormier House” by Odile Hénault & Larry Richards; “Cap Trinité” by George Trakas. Edgeworn, else very good. 12.50 View more info

Unwilling Idlers : The Urban Unemployed and Their Families in Late Victorian Canada. pbk.

By: BASKERVILLE, Peter and Eric W. SAGER SAGER, Eric W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1998, ISBN:0802081444:

Seller ID: 91077


BASKERVILLE, Peter and Eric W. SAGER. Unwilling Idlers : The Urban Unemployed and Their Families in Late Victorian Canada . Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1998). Pp. (8),[ix]-xiv,(6) of plates,[1]-294. 8vo, illustrated brown card covers with black spine. "Unemployment has a long history in Canada. Joblessness was part of working-class experience long before the Depression of the 1930s. Until the late nineteenth century it lacked official recognition and even a name of its own. Yet the problem was pervasive. Unemployment helps to explain inequalities, both within the working class a... View more info

Bedford Magazine. Volume 14, Issue 6, June 1995

By: Bedford Magazine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., 1995,:

Seller ID: 85494


(Bedford Magazine). Bedford Magazine. Volume 14, Issue 6, June 1995 [insideit says Volume 4, Issue 6]. (Halifax, N.S.: Bedford, 1995). Pp [1]-24 incl uding covers. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated blue-trimmed newsprint. Contents from the cover : The Manor House history; Miss Bedford '95?; Open the centre for a complete Bedford Days schedule; And much more... Very good. 5.00 View more info

Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the year of our Lord 1854. Being the Second after Bisextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Seventeenth and the beginning of the Eighteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Sold by E. G. Fuller, Halifax, 1854,:

Seller ID: 52957


BELCHER, C. H.. Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the year of our Lord 1854.Being the Second after Bisextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Seventeenth and the beginning of the Eighteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax, Lat. 44° 39' 20" N. and Long. 63°36' 40" W, from Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year, a greater variety than any other Almanack, of New, Useful, ... View more info

Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Bissexrile, or Leap Year 1840; Being the latter part of the Third, and the beginning of the Fourth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax ... and will serve for any part of the Province

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Sold by C.H. Belcher, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1839,:

Seller ID: 84330


(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Bissexrile, or Leap Year 1840; Being the latter part of the Third, and the beginning of theFourth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Hal ifax, In lat. 44o 39' 20' North, and long. 63o 36' 40' West from Greenwich,and will serve for any part of the Province. Containing every thing necess ary for an almanack, and a great variety of other matters. Halifax, N.S. : Sold by C.H. Belcher, [1839]. Pp [1]-84, including covers. Small 8vo, printed self wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year ... View more info

Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1826; Being the second after Bissextile or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in N.S. But will serve for any part of the Province. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Printed for and sold by C.H. Belcher, and at the Free Press Office, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1825,:

Seller ID: 84326


(Belcher's Almanack). The Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1826;Being the second after Bissextile or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridia n of Halifax in N.S. But will serve for any part of the Province. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year a great variety of useful and entertaining matter. Halifax : Printed for and sold by C.H. Belcher, and at the FreePress Office, [1825]. Pp (74) including covers, unpaginated. Small 8vo, pr inted self wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the ye... View more info

Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1827; Being the third after Bissextile or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in N. Scotia, But will serve for any part of the Province.

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sold by C.H. Belcher, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1826,:

Seller ID: 84327


(Belcher's Almanack). The Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1827;Being the third after Bissextile or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in N. Scotia, But will serve for any part of the Province. Cont aining, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year a great variety of useful and entertaining matter. Halifax : Sold by C.H. Belcher, [1826]. Pp (58) including covers, unpaginated. Small 8vo, printed self wraps. First published as "TheFarmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was ch... View more info

Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1838; Being the Second after Bissextile, or, Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in Nova Scotia, but will serve for any part of the Province. Containing every thing necessary

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Sold by C.H. Belcher, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1837,:

Seller ID: 84329


(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord1838; Being the Second after Bissextile, or, Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in Nova Scotia, but will serve for any part of the Pro vince. Containing every thing necessary for an almanack, and a great variety of other matters. Halifax, N.S. : Sold by C.H. Belcher, [1837]. Pp [1]-56, including covers. Small 8vo, printed self wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to"Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the A... View more info

Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1860; Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Third and the beginning of the Twenty-Fourth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores [...], Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1859,:

Seller ID: 84339


(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1860; Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Thi rd and the beginning of the Twenty-Fourth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for every month of theyear, a greater variety, than any other Almanack, of New, Useful and En... View more info

Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1861; Being the Firstafter Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Twenty-Fourth, a nd the beginning of the Twenty-Fifth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty QueenVictoria.

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Published by C.H. Belcher, And sold by the City Bookstores [...], Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1860,:

Seller ID: 84340


(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1861; Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part o f the Twenty-Fourth, and the beginning of the Twenty-Fifth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts ofthe Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for e very month of the year, a greater variety, than any other Almanack, of ... View more info

Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1830; Being the second after Bissextile, or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in Nova Scotia, But will serve for any part of the Province.

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sold by C.H. Belcher, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1829,:

Seller ID: 84328


(Belcher's Almanack). The Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1830;Being the second after Bissextile, or Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridi an of Halifax in Nova Scotia, But will serve for any part of the Province. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year a great variety of useful and entertaining matter. Halifax : Sold by C.H. Belcher, [1829]. Pp [1]-60, including covers. Small 8vo, printed self wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed... View more info

Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes. Printed by Nova Scotia Printing Co, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1873,:

Seller ID: 84349


(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes, 1873. Printed by Nova Scotia Printing Co. Pp 3-242. Index. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed ... View more info