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Voices of Deliverance : Interviews with Quebec & Acadian Writers

By: SMITH, Donald. SHOULDICE, Larry, trans. MAILLET, Antonine). TREMBLAY, Michel)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Anansi, Toronto, 1986, ISBN:0887841481:

Seller ID: 103197


SMITH, Donald. Voices of Deliverance : Interviews with Quebec & Acadian Writers. Translated by Larry Shouldice. Toronto: Anansi, (1986). Pp. (8),[9]-365,(3). 8vo, printed white card covers with blue lettering to front cover and blue and pink lettering to spine. "'Voices of Deliverance': fourteen interviews with major writers which explore the range and vitality of the imaginitive work now coming out of Quebec and Acadia. Donald Smith, professor of French at Carleton and co-author of 'Practical Handbook of Quebec and Acadian French', talks about language, politics, personal biography, and t... View more info

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Voices of Nova Scotia Community : A Written Democracy. First Edition, Signed

By: MILSOM, Scott CAMERON, Silver Donald (foreword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fernwood Publishing, Halifax, 2003, ISBN:155266113x: 2003

Seller ID: 78514

ISBN: 155266113X


MILSOM, Scott. Voices of Nova Scotia Community : A Written Democracy. Foreword by Silver Donald Cameron. Halifax: Fernwood Publishing, (2003). First Edition. Pp. (7),8-192. Maps in text. With 52 b&w photos . 8vo (170 x 235 mm), photo-illustrated pale blue cardcovers, red lettering to spine. Scott Milson (b. 1952). A collection of anecdotes from small-town Nova Scotia. Includes many nautical and fisheries references. "From Birchtown and Harbourville, Kennetcook and Oxford, Lincolnville and Orangedale, these stories explore why the people of small communities ... View more info

Voyages : Real and Imaginary, Personal and Collective / Réels et imaginaires, personnels et collectifs. Canadian Issues / Thèmes canadiens, Volume XVI, 1994

By: LENNOX, John, Lucie LEQUIN, Michèle LACOMBE and/et Allen SEAGER (eds.).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1994, ISBN:0919363318:

Seller ID: 80989


LENNOX, John, Lucie LEQUIN, Michèle LACOMBE and/et Allen SEAGER (eds.). Voyages : Real and Imaginary, Personal and Collective / Réels et imaginaires, personnels et collectifs. Canadian Issues / Thèmes canadiens, Volume XVI, 1994. Montréal : Association for Canadian Studies / Association d'études canadiennes, 1994. Pp [i]-v,(1),1-200,(2). 8vo, illustrated card covers. Selected proceedings of the 20th annual conference of the Association for Canadian Studies organized jointly with the Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures and held at Carleton University, Ottawa, June 4 and 5, 1993... View more info

Voyages sans retour...parfois

By: FOEX, Evelyne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Éditions d'Acadie, 1994,:

Seller ID: 45559


FOEX, Évelyne. Voyages sans retour...parfois. (Moncton): Éditions d'Acadie,(1994). Pp. 142. Text in French. 8vo, white ill, card covers. Sticker resi due to rear cover, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Voyages to New France: Pbk, 2nd pr

By: CHAMPLAIN, Samuel de Macklem, Michael. trans. Trudel, Marcel. intro.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1971,:

Seller ID: 7550


CHAMPLAIN, Samuel de. Voyages to New France : Being an Account of the Manners and Customs of the Savages and a Description of the Country, with a History of the Many Remarkable Things that Happened in the Years 1615 to 1618. Translated by Michael Macklem. Introduction by Marcel Trudel. [Ottawa]: Oberon, (1971). Second Printing. Pp (6),7-127,(1) + (6) leaves plates. 8vo, paperback, with flaps. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Waterfalls of New Brunswick.

By: GUITARD, Nicholas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Goose Lane, Fredericton, 2009, ISBN:9780864925435:

Seller ID: 84046


GUITARD, Nicholas. Waterfalls of New Brunswick. (Fredericton) : Goose Lane,(2009). First Printing. Pp [1]-149,(3). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, ill ustrated black and green card covers. "Who would have guessed that a small province could hold so many falls? Overall, New Brunswick is home to approximately one thousand waterfalls - some remote and some surprisingly accessible. Cascading over an incredible range of ancient geology, the fifty-five waterfalls photographed for this richly illustrated volume will captivate hikers and armchair travellers alike. With an eye to diversity, particul... View more info

Whispers of the Past : Les Frères d'Entremont, Ice Harvesting, Simon the M.L.A., A Country Store and other anecdotes.

By: d'ENTREMONT, Edward S. d'ENTREMONT, Simon AMIRO, Rosalie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1987, ISBN:0889993580:

Seller ID: 6820


d'ENTREMONT, Edward S. Whispers of the Past : Les Frères d'Entremont, Ice Harvesting, Simon the M.L.A., A Country Store and other anecdotes. BilingualEdition.. N.pl. : n. pub., n.d. [ca 1987]. First Edition. Pp (2),3-73,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers. Chapters : The Village; The Country S tore; Ice Harvesting; The Mackerel Trap; Simon d'Entremont, M.L.A.; A Spy in the Village (1914-18); Rosalie Amiro; The Homestead; The Lighthouse 1854-1967; Les Frères d'Entremont; Conclusion. In the French section Murmures dupasse: Le Village, Le Magasin La Coupe de la Glace; L'Atrappe à Manqeure... View more info

Wind, Whales and Whisky : A Cape Breton Voyage.. 1st in dj

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan Canada, 1991,:

Seller ID: 2439


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Wind, Whales and Whisky : A Cape Breton Voyage. Tor.: Macmillan Canada, 1991. First Printing. Pp (7),viii-xii,1-308 + 8 pp photos. 8vo, blue cloth. "In the summer of 1990, Silver Donald Cameron set sail with his wife Lulu and their 12-year old on Mark Patrick in their 27-footcutter Silversark for a voyage of discovery: a circumnavigation of Cape Br eton Island. This account of their voyage is a unique opportunity to meet the extraordinary inhabitants of Cape Breton - prophets, liars, moonshiners,Micmac professors, Scottish shepherds, Israeli shipyard owners, excruci... View more info

Winds of L’Acadie

By: DONOVAN, Lois

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Ronsdale Press, 2007, ISBN:1553800478:

Seller ID: 115801


DONOVAN, Lois. Winds of L’Acadie. Vancouver : Ronsdale Press, 2007. Pp. (6),7-214, (2). Small 8vo, blue art-illustrated blue cardcovers, with white lettering to purple spine. Lois Donovan (b. 1955, Montreal) grew up in Riverview, New Brunswick. Juvenile fiction set in Acadia at the time of the Expulsion, 1755. "When sixteen-year-old Sarah from Toronto learns that she is tospend the summer with her grandparents in Nova Scotia, she is convinced th at it will be the most tedious summer ever. She gets off to a rough start when she meets Luke, the nephew of her grandmother's friend, and one u... View more info

Wings to Fly : Poetic Images, Inspiring Words

By: CHILTON, Joanne and Jeanne RIPLEY

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Om Studio, Glen Margaret, NS, 2008, ISBN:9780978481605:

Seller ID: 98613


CHILTON, Joanne and Jeanne RIPLEY. Wings to Fly : Poetic Images, Inspiring Words. (Glen Margaret, NS) : "An Om Studio Publication", (2008). First Edition. Pp (8),i-ii,1-101,(1). Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated white cardcovers, lettered in red and black. Contents : Don't Find Me; Seeing Differ ently; Celebration of Life; Finding Your Wings. "Joannie Chilton was born in Summerside, Prince Edward Island of Acadian heritage, and grew up in Springhill, Nova Scotia. Her creative spirit blossmed during quiet times alone exploring boxes of old photographs. Her gift. a small red box c... View more info

Witchcraft : Tales, Beliefs, and Superstitions from the Maritimes. pbk.

By: CROFT, Clary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2010, ISBN:9781551097862:

Seller ID: 89397


CROFT, Clary. Witchcraft : Tales, Beliefs, and Superstitions from the Maritimes. (Halifax): Nimbus, (2010). Pp. (6),1-169,(1). 8vo, illustrated red card covers. "In 'Witchcraft', folklorist Clary Croft explores the many examples of witchcraft identified in the Maritiems and explains their cultural origins -- Scottis, Mi'kmaq, Acadian, German, among others. He finds examples of spells, charms, and superstitions involving everything from animal horns and blood to salt and mmilk. Croft also traces witchcraft's more official history from the Maritimes' first witch trial in 1684 -- the trial of... View more info

Wolfville & Grand Pre : Past and Present : With illustrated walking tours

By: CUTHBERTSON, Brian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing Company Limited, Halifax, 1996, ISBN:0887803601:

Seller ID: 64188


CUTHBERTSON, Brian. Wolfville & Grand Pré : Past and Present : With illustrated walking tours. Halifax: Formac Publishing Company Limited, (1996). First Printing. Pp. (i)-vi,7-72. Illustrated. Double column. Square 8vo, illustrated forest green card covers. Brian Craig Uniacke Cuthbertson (b. 1936, Sackville, New Brunswick). "The town of Wolfville and the village of Grand Pré, nestled side-by-side in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley, are home to some of North America's most fascinating history and culture -- history and culture that are very much alive in the area today. From peaceful, tre... View more info

Wolfville & Grand Pre : Past and Present : With illustrated walking tours.Signed paperback.

By: CUTHBERTSON, Brian

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Formac Publishing Company Limited, Halifax, 1996, ISBN:0887803601:

Seller ID: 108251


CUTHBERTSON, Brian. Wolfville & Grand Pré : Past and Present : With illustrated walking tours. Halifax: Formac Publishing Company Limited, (1996). First Printing. Pp. (i)-vi,7-72. Illustrated. Double column. Square 8vo, illustrated forest green card covers. "The town of Wolfville and the village of Grand Pré, nestled side-by-side in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley, are hometo some of North America's most fascinating history and culture -- history and culture that are very much alive in the area today. From peaceful, tre e-lined streets to wind-swept marshes to awe-inspiring Cape Blomidon,... View more info

Word to Say : The Story of the Maritime Fishermen's Union. pbk.

By: CALHOUN, Sue LeBLANC, Romeo

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 1991, ISBN:0921054645:

Seller ID: 15363


CALHOUN, Sue. A Word to Say : The Story of the Maritime Fishermen's Union. Foreword by Roméo LeBlanc. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing, (1991). Pp (14),[1]-274. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Contents: 1. A Union of Fishermen; 2. The Acadian Fishery: A History of Exploration; 3. Co-operation, Concentration, and Regulation; 4. A New Acadian Nationalism; 5. Acadians on the March; 6. In Search of a Model; 7. Cionnections: A Fighting Maritime Union Is Born; 8. Wherefore Art Thou, Romeo?; 9. A Commitment to Change; 10. The Herring Makers; 11. Communism: A Herring of Another Colour; 1... View more info

XVIIIe Siècle Canadien : Études

By: FREGAULT, Guy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Éditions HMH, Montréal , 1968,:

Seller ID: 19414


FRÉGAULT, Guy. Le XVIIIe Siècle Canadien : Études. Montréal : Éditions HMH,1968. Pp (8),[9]-387,(5). 8vo, card covers. Collection Constantes Volume 1 6. Contents : La Nouvelle-France, Territoire et Population; L'Empire Britannique et la Conquête du Canada (1700-1713); L'Église et la Société Canadienne; Politique et Politiciens; La Compagnie de la Colonie; Essai sur les Finances Canadiennes; La Colonisation du Canada. "Spécialiste du régime français, particulièrement du XVIIIième siècle, Guy Frégault est un auteur aux idées pénétrantes et nuancées, un écrivain dont le n... View more info

Yarmouth, Nova Scotia : A Sequel to Campbell's History. cloth

By: BROWN, George S.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Rand Avery Company, Boston, 1888,:

Seller ID: 3737


BROWN, George S. Yarmouth, Nova Scotia : A Sequel to Campbell's History. Boston : Rand Avery Company, Printers, 1888. Pp (6),[5]-524,(2). 8vo, maroon pressed cloth. George Stayley Brown (b. November 20, 1827, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia - d. September 12, 1915, Boston, Massachusetts). ship owner, historian and politician in Nova Scotia.. Morley p.94, Watters p.657, Vaison p.59, Rhodenizer p.567, NSIB 83. With appendices and an index. Chapter 14 (pp 198-230) deals with "the rise and progress (and temporary decline) of the maritime intersts of the county". With lists of shipowners, shipbuilder... View more info

Yarmouth, Nova Scotia : A Sequel to Campbell's History. cloth.

By: BROWN, George S.

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Rand Avery Company, Boston, 1888,:

Seller ID: 72969


BROWN, George S. Yarmouth, Nova Scotia : A Sequel to Campbell's History. Boston : Rand Avery Company, Printers, 1888. Pp (6),[5]-524,(2). 8vo, maroon pressed cloth. George Stayley Brown (b. November 20, 1827, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia - d. September 12, 1915, Boston, Massachusetts). ship owner, historian and politician in Nova Scotia.. Morley p.94, Watters p.657, Vaison p.59, Rhodenizer p.567, NSIB 83. With appendices and an index. With much of nautical interest throughout, esp. Chapter XIV, the contents of which are as follows: "Maritime Interests of the County.- Early Settlers Skilled Naviga... View more info

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Yarmouth, Nova Scotia : A Sequel to Campbell's History. cloth. signed

By: BROWN, George S.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Rand Avery Company, Boston, 1888,:

Seller ID: 39690


BROWN, George S. Yarmouth, Nova Scotia : A Sequel to Campbell's History. Boston : Rand Avery Company, Printers, 1888. Pp (6),[5]-524,(2). 8vo, maroon pressed cloth. George Stayley Brown (b. November 20, 1827, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia - d. September 12, 1915, Boston, Massachusetts). ship owner, historian and politician in Nova Scotia.. Morley p.94, Watters p.657, Vaison p.59, Rhodenizer p.567, NSIB 83. With appendices and an index. With much of nautical interest throughout, esp. Chapter XIV, the contents of which are as follows: "Maritime Interests of the County.- Early Settlers Skilled Naviga... View more info

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Yarmouth, Nova Scotia : A Sequel to Campbell's History. First Edition.

By: BROWN, George S.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Rand Avery Company, Boston, 1888,:

Seller ID: 36773


BROWN, George S. Yarmouth, Nova Scotia : A Sequel to Campbell's History. Boston : Rand Avery Company, Printers, 1888. First Edition. Pp (6),[5]-524,(2). 8vo, maroon pressed cloth. George Stayley Brown (b. November 20, 1827, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia - d. September 12, 1915, Boston, Massachusetts). ship owner, historian and politician in Nova Scotia.. Morley p.94, Watters p.657, Vaison p.59, Rhodenizer p.567, NSIB 83. With appendices and an index. Chapter 14 (pp 198-230) deals with "the rise and progress (and temporary decline) of the maritime intersts of the county". With lists of shipowne... View more info

Yesterday in Acadia : Scenes from the Acadian Historical Village. First Edition

By: LEBRETON, Clarence ARSENAULT, Jeanne, trans. WHELTON, Kevin, trans.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Acadian Historical Village, Caraquet , 1987, ISBN:8437812054:

Seller ID: 20153


LEBRETON, Clarence. Yesterday in Acadia : Scenes from the Acadian Historical Village. Translation and adaptation [by] Jeanne Arsenault and Kevin Whelton. Photographs by Georges Jacob and Misho. First Edition. Caraquet : Acadian Historical Village, 1987. First Edition. Pp [1]-64. Sq 8vo, card covers,white spine. 141 colour photographs of life in the Acadian village. Very g ood. 15.00 View more info