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Dominion of Canada. 2nd ed. Worn

By: BAEDEKER, Karl HARVEY, Moses BOURINOT, J.G. DAWSON, George M.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1900,:

Seller ID: 5460


BAEDEKER, Karl. The Dominion of Canada, with Newfoundland and an Excursion to Alaska. Handbook for Travellers. With 10 Maps and 7 Plans. Second Revised Edition. Leipsic : Karl Baedeker, Publisher / L.: Dulau and Co./ N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. Pp (4), [v]-lxii, 1-268. Small 8vo, red cloth,marbled edges. O'Dea 1115a (for 1894 ed.). Route 21. Newfoundland, By the Rev. Moses Harvey, ll.d, f.r.s.c., Author of Newfoundland, The Oldest British Colony. Pp 103-121. Route 22. St. Pierre and Miquelon (pp.121-122). 7. From Boston to the Maritime Provinces by Sea; 10. From Montreal to St.John; 1... View more info

Cape Breton Highlands National Park : A Park Lovers Companion. First Edition

By: BARRETT, Clarence

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Breton Books, Wreck Cove, 2002, ISBN:1895415624:

Seller ID: 60237


BARRETT, Clarence. Cape Breton Highlands National Park : A Park Lovers Companion. Wreck Cove : Breton Books, (2002). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-x,1-163,(3, publisher's ads). Illustrated with drawings and maps, descriptions of every trail, photographs including 35 in colour. 8vo, photo illustrated cardcovers, red spine. Clarence Barrett (b. 1947). "Here is the best guide to Cape Breton Highland National Park - a lasting companion to this northern treasure, on trail and off, any time of the year. Respected naturalist and photographer Clarence Barrett delivers terrific stories from his passion... View more info

Touring the Cabot Trail. A Living History Colourguide.

By: BIAGI, Susan. VAUGHAN, Keith.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing Company Limited, 1999, ISBN:0887804764:

Seller ID: 42459


BIAGI, Susan. Touring the Cabot Trail. A Living History Colourguide. Photographs by Keith Vaughan. Halifax: Formac Publishing Company Limited, 1999. Pp. (1),2-72. Illustrated in colour. Double column. Square 8vo, ill. blue card covers with white lettering to front cover and spine. "The Cabot Trail is famed for spectacular views of mountains, ocean and forest. Then there are its hidden treasures -- its sandy beaches and peaceful woodland trails, the habitat of wild birds and animals, as well as many species of wildflowers and trees. This book offers the visitor a guide to the Cabot Trail it... View more info

This is Nova Scotia. 3rd ed, in worn dj

By: BIRD, Will R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, 1955,:

Seller ID: 5161


BIRD, Will R., Litt.D. This is Nova Scotia. Tor.: The Ryerson Press, (1955). Third (Revised) Edition. Pp (6), vii-viii, 1-299, (1), frontis.+ 24 p. plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Watters p.952, Laugher p.38, Rhodenizer p.84, NSIB 196. Black & white frontispiece "Entrance to Port Royal Habitation". Chapters : The Overland Gateway, The Road to the Valley, The Oldest Settled Part, Through the Acadian Land, The Salty South Shore, Along Canada's Ocean Playground, The Eastern Shore, Colourful Cape Breton, Along Northumberland Strait. With an index. Name, else vg in worn dj. 25.00 View more info

This is Nova Scotia. 1st pr, in dj

By: BIRD, Will R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, 1950,:

Seller ID: 68460


BIRD, Will R., Litt.D. This is Nova Scotia. Tor.: The Ryerson Press, (April1950). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-viii,1-299,(1), frontis.+ 24 p. plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Watters p.952, Laugher p.38, Rhodenizer p.84, NSIB 196. Black & white frontispiece "Entrance to Port Royal Habitation". Chapters : The Overland Gateway, The Road to the Valley, The Oldest Settled Part, Through the Acadian Land, The Salty South Shore, Along Canada's Ocean Playground,The Eastern Shore, Colourful Cape Breton, Along Northumberland Strait. Wit h an index. Vg in worn and chipped dj. 25.00 View more info

This is Nova Scotia. 5th pr, in dj

By: BIRD, Will R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1961,:

Seller ID: 96198


BIRD, Will R., Litt.D. This is Nova Scotia. Tor.: The Ryerson Press, (1961). Fifth Printing. Pp (6), vii-viii, 1-299, (1), frontis.+ 24 p. plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Morley p.69, Watters p.952, Laugher p.38, Rhodenizer p.84, NSIB 196. Black & white frontispiece "Entrance to Port Royal Habitation". Chapters : The Overland Gateway, The Road to the Valley, The Oldest Settled Part, Through the Acadian Land, The Salty South Shore, Along Canada's Ocean Playground, The Eastern Shore, Colourful Cape Breton, Along Northumberland Strait. With an index. Very good in lightly dampstained, edge-nicked... View more info

This is Nova Scotia. 2nd pr, in dj

By: BIRD, Will R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto , 1951,:

Seller ID: 74904


BIRD, Will R., Litt.D. This is Nova Scotia. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1951). Second Printing. Pp (6), vii-viii, 1-299, (1), frontis.+ 24 p. plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Morley p.69, Watters p.952, Laugher p.38, Rhodenizer p.84, NSIB 196. Colour frontispiece "Along the shore of Nova Scotia" (fishermen, flakes, &c). Chapters : The Overland Gateway, The Road to the Valley, The Oldest Settled Part, Through the Acadian Land, The Salty South Shore, Along Canada's Ocean Playground, The Eastern Shore, Colourful Cape Breton, Along Northumberland Strait. With an index. Very good in nicked dustja... View more info

Away to Cape Breton. First Canadian Edition

By: BRINLEY, Gordon. Brinley, Putnam.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart , Toronto, 1936,:

Seller ID: 13268


BRINLEY, Gordon. Away to Cape Breton. Illustrated by Putnam Brinley. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart Limited, Publishers, (1936). Pp (6),vii-x,(2),1-266,(2), colour frontispiece + 30 plates. Map end-papers. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Katherine Gordon Sanger Brinley (d. 1966). Tennyson Cape Breton: A Bibliography 694, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1718, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County 30, Laugher p.58, Rhodenizer p.70, Spadoni & Donnelly 1167, Dagg, The Feminine Gaze : A Canadian Compendium ofNon-Fiction Women Authors and Their Books, 1836-1945 pp.46-47. Chapters : 1... View more info

Report and Proceedings of the Special Committee on Tourist Traffic. The Honourable W.H. Dennis, Chairman.

By: Canada - Senate - Special Committee McCAWLEY, Stuart

Price: $50.00

Publisher: J.O. Patenaude, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, Ottawa, 1934,:

Seller ID: 110639


(Canada – Senate – Special Committee). Report and Proceedings of the Special Committee on Tourist Traffic. The Honourable W.H. Dennis, Chairman. Ottawa : J.O. Patenaude, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1934. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xiv,1-283,(3). 8vo, printed blue wrappers. "As a result of its survey and investigation, and the unanimity of the evidence and submissions received, your Committee has come definitely to these conclusions: - 1. That the Tourist Trade of Canada is capable of great expansion. 2. That this is a matter of national concern, in the interes... View more info

Report and Proceedings of the Special Committee on Tourist Traffic. The Honourable W.H. Dennis, Chairman.

By: Canada – Senate – Special Committee

Price: $35.00

Publisher: J.O. Patenaude, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, Ottawa, 1934,: 1934

Seller ID: 79855


(Canada – Senate – Special Committee). Report and Proceedings of the Special Committee on Tourist Traffic. The Honourable W.H. Dennis, Chairman. Ottawa : J.O. Patenaude, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1934. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xiv,1-283,(3). 8vo, printed blue wrappers. "As a result of its survey and investigation, and the unanimity of the evidence and submissions received, your Committee has come definitely to these conclusions: - 1. That the Tourist Trade of Canada is capable of great expansion. 2. That this is a matter of national concer... View more info

Cape Breton ... the people place. Volume 1, 1975.

By: Cape Breton Tourist Association

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cape Breton Tourist Association, Sydney River, N.S., 1975,:

Seller ID: 93786


(Cape Breton Tourist Association). Cape Breton ... the people place. Volume1, 1975. Sydney River, N.S.: Cape Breton Tourist Association, 1975. Pp [1] -96. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrate blue stapled wrappers, red, yellow and black lettering to front cover. Your Vacation Handbook – an Annual Publication of The Cape Breton Tourist Association. Divided into sections : Cape Breton Island (General); Western Shores; Northern Highlands; Central Lakes; Historic East; Picturesque South. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 20.00 View more info

Nova Scotia : A Traveller's Companion : Over 300 Years of Travel Writing. First Edition, Signed

By: CHOYCE, Lesley, (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 2005

Seller ID: 116696

ISBN: 1895900727


CHOYCE, Lesley, (ed.). Nova Scotia : A Traveller's Companion : Over 300 Years of Travel Writing. Edited by Lesley Choyce. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, (2005). First Edition. Pp. (6),7-224. With 4 b&w photos as well as a few other illustrations in the text. 8vo (152 x 228 mm), map-illustrated cardcovers, with yellow lettering to brown spine, with a small colour photo of Choyce on the rear cover. Lesley Willis Choyce (b. March 21, 1951, Riverside, New Jersey), novelist, poet, educator and publisher. "Novelist Lesley Choyce has assem... View more info

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Nova Scotia : A Traveller's Companion : Over 300 Years of Travel Writing. First Edition

By: CHOYCE, Lesley, (ed.) HIND, Henry Youle) PERKINS, Simeon) LYELL, Charles)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lawrencetown Beach, NS, Pottersfield Press: 2005

Seller ID: 97547

ISBN: 1895900727


CHOYCE, Lesley, (ed.). Nova Scotia : A Traveller's Companion : Over 300 Years of Travel Writing. Edited by Lesley Choyce. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, (2005). First Edition. Pp. (6),7-224. With 4 b&w photos as well as a few other illustrations in the text. 8vo (152 x 228 mm), map-illustrated cardcovers, with yellow lettering to brown spine, with a small colour photo of Choyce on the rear cover. Lesley Willis Choyce (b. March 21, 1951, Riverside, New Jersey), novelist, poet, educator and publisher. "Novelist Lesley Choyce has assem... View more info

Our Vacations : Where to Go, How to Go, and How to Enjoy Them. First Edition, Signed

By: CLARK, Frank E.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Estes and Lauriat, Boston, 1874,:

Seller ID: 38077


CLARK, Frank E. Our Vacations : Where to Go, How to Go, and How to Enjoy Them. Boston : Estes and Lauriat, (1874). First Edition,. Pp (2),[1]-208,(16,of ads). Small 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, blindstamped lettering to rear board. Bruns, Angling Books of the Americas C108. Chapters : I. Preliminary; II. To the White Mountains for Fifteen Do llars; III. To Canada - Montreal - Quebec - Ottawa - River St. Lawrence; IV. The Tent on the Beach; V. Down East - St. John - Prince Edward Island - Cape Breton - Halifax. The adverts at the rear include Whie Mountain House, ... View more info

Down East : Maine, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and the Gaspé. First Edition

By: COLLIER, Sargent F.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston , 1953,:

Seller ID: 83278


COLLIER, Sargent F. Down East : Maine, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and the Gaspé. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1953. First Edition. Pp (16),1-148,(4). Illustrated. Map. Large 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Haskell, Maine, A Bibliography of Its History 256. 152 photographs and text bySargent F. Collier. Chapters : 1. Camden: Where "the Maine" Begins; 2. Cas tine: Town History for the Tabloids; 3. Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island;4. Aestheticism in Washington County: Adam Architecture; John Martin; 5. L ubec and Eastport: The Sardine Sea; 6. Pastoral Simplicity " T... View more info

Acadia; or, A Month with the Blue Noses

By: COZZENS, Frederic S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Derby & Jackson, New York, 1859,:

Seller ID: 88922


COZZENS, Frederic S. Acadia; or, A Month with the Blue Noses. New York: Derby & Jackson, 119 Nassau Street, 1859. Pp (4),[iii]-xi,13-329,(5). Double lithograph frontispiece portraits. 8vo, green pressed cloth. TPL 3897, Morley p.12, Waterston p.110, Tennyson 507, NSIB 175, Rhodenizer p.64. The record of a tour with much on the Acadians (the portraits are of two Acadian women), the Micmacs, and Halifax. Also the Blacks (Deer's Castle), Bedford, the opening of the Halifax Lunatic Asylum, Cape Breton, &c.is pleasant to visit Nova Scotia in the month of June. Pack up your flannels and your fishing... View more info

Bluenose : A Portrait of Nova Scotia. Cdn no dj

By: DUNCAN, Dorothy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Collins, 1946,:

Seller ID: 26741


DUNCAN, Dorothy. Bluenose : A Portrait of Nova Scotia. Illustrated. Tor.: Collins, (1946). Pp (12),1-273,(3),+ 16 pp.photos. 8vo, blue cloth. Map end-papers. Vaison p.9, Tennyson 14. Chapters : Atlantic Peninsula; Acadia; Outpost of Empire; Eastern Canadian Port; Many Havens; Farmers under Sail; Timber, Gold and Fish; Land for a Heritage; New Scotland [pp.231-256, on Cape Breton]. With a bibliography and an index. Edgeworn, else vg. 25.00 View more info

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Bluenose : A Portrait of Nova Scotia. First Canadian Edition

By: DUNCAN, Dorothy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Collins, Toronto, 1946,: 1946

Seller ID: 95501


DUNCAN, Dorothy. Bluenose : A Portrait of Nova Scotia. Illustrated. Toronto : Collins, (1946). First Canadian Edition. Pp (12),1-273,(3) + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo (155 x 220 mm), blue cloth, with white lettering to spine. Map end-papers. Dorothy Duncan (b. 1903, East Orange, New Jersey - d. April 22, 1957). Vaison p.9, Tennyson 14, Tennyson Cape Bretoniana 1956, Watters p.958, Rhodenizer p.692, Dagg, The Feminine Gaze : A Canadian Compendium of Non-Fiction Women Authors and Their Books, 1836-1945. pp.92-93. Not in Laugher. Pr... View more info

Seeing Canada. First Edition.

By: FARIS, John T.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia & London, 1924,:

Seller ID: 114662


FARIS, John T. Seeing Canada. Philadelphia & London : J.B. Lippincott Company, (1924). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-[265],(3), colour frontispiece, + 119pages of b&w plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated beige cloth with a colo ur Rockies scene to front board, green lettering and green borders to frontboard and spine, top edge gilt. John Thomson Faris (b. January 23, 1871, C ape Girardeau, Missouri – d. April 13, 1949, Nashville, Tennessee) was an American editor, author, and clergyman. A cross-country sight-seeing tour ofCanada; not just by rail and steamer, this volume also makes allowances f... View more info

Cape Breton Folk

By: FARNHAM, C.H. FARNHAM, Charles Haight

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Normaway Handicrafts, 1950,:

Seller ID: 26920


FARNHAM, C.H. Cape Breton Folk. Cape Breton Island : Normaway Handicrafts, n.d. [1950s?]. Pp (2),[1]-19,(3). Double column. 8vo, card covers. Printed by Ross Print Ltd, Halifax. Cover has: "Normaway Handicrafts, Cape Breton Island, N.S. Presents Cape Breton Folk by C.H. Farnham". "This is a story ofa trip over the Trail enjoyed by two American Tourists in 1885." - cover. Reprinted from Harper's New Monthly Magazine. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana, 1975: "Describes walking tour in 1885 over what later became Cabot Trail." Very good. 30.00 View more info