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Great Awakening in Nova Scotia 1776-1809. First Edition.

By: ARMSTRONG, Maurice W. Studies in Church History Volume VII. ALLINE, Henry.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: American Society of Church History, Hartford, Conn., 1948,: 1948

Seller ID: 36469


ARMSTRONG, Maurice W. The Great Awakening in Nova Scotia 1776-1809. Hartford, Conn.: The American Society of Church History, 1948. First Edition. Pp (6),vii-141,(1). 8vo, green cloth, top edge stained green, gilt lettering to black spine label. Studies in Church History Volume VII. Griffin-Allwood, Baptists in Canada 1760-1990 : A Bibliography of Selected Printed Resources in English 307. Chapters : 1. The Newlights, 2.The Pre-Loyalists, 3. Protestant Dissenters, 4. Henry Alline, 5. The Literature of The Great Awakening, 6. T... View more info

Great Britain's Woodyard : British America and the Timber Trade, 1763-1867. First Edition

By: LOWER, Arthur R.M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's, 1973,:

Seller ID: 28414


LOWER, Arthur R.M. Great Britain's Woodyard : British America and the Timber Trade, 1763-1867. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1973. FirstEdition. Pp (3),iv-xiv,(2),[3]-271,(3) + central 16-page section of illust rations. Tables, charts in text. 8vo, brown cloth, black lettering to frontand spine. Vaison p.110. "Great Britain's Woodyard completes the author's studies of the trade and industries based on the forests of eastern Canada.It examines the transatlantic trade and the significance of British metrop olitan demand. [...] The book is not a mere dryasdust account of tariffs... View more info

Great Britain's Woodyard : British America and the Timber Trade, 1763-1867. First Edition in dustjacket

By: LOWER, Arthur R.M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal, 1973, ISBN:0773500960:

Seller ID: 25442


LOWER, Arthur R.M. Great Britain's Woodyard : British America and the Timber Trade, 1763-1867. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1973. FirstEdition. Pp (3),iv-xiv,(2),[3]-271,(3) + central 16-page section of illust rations. Tables, charts in text. 8vo, brown cloth, black lettering to frontand spine. Vaison p.110. "Great Britain's Woodyard completes the author's studies of the trade and industries based on the forests of eastern Canada.It examines the transatlantic trade and the significance of British metrop olitan demand. [...] The book is not a mere dryasdust account of tariffs... View more info

Greatcoats and Glamour Boots : Canadian Women at War, 1939-1945. pbk.

By: GOSSAGE, Carolyn BONDAR, Roberta, foreword)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dundurn Press, Toronto, 2001, ISBN:1550023683:

Seller ID: 96167


GOSSAGE, Carolyn. Greatcoats and Glamour Boots : Canadian Women at War, 1939-1945. Foreword by Roberta Bondar. Toronto: Dundurn Group, (2001). RevisedEdition. Pp. (6),[7]-296. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with pale blue spine. "Women in the military? To many, ne ver was too soon. But by 1940, British women were in uniform, "doing their bit" for the war effort, and Canadian women were battling for the same right. Once that had been gained, some of them wondered if the fight had been worth it: among the general public the myth persisted that femal... View more info

Greeks of Vancouver : A Study in the Preservation of Ethnicity

By: PATTERSON, G. James Mercury Series, Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 18) National Museum of Man)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: National Museums of Canada, 1976,:

Seller ID: 64384


PATTERSON, G. James. The Greeks of Vancouver : A Study in the Preservation of Ethnicity. National Museum of Man, Mercury Series, Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 18. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, 1976.Pp. 162. 4to, blue card covers, black titles to front and spine. The study shows that the Greek community in Vancouver has preserved its ethnic chara cteristics to a degree no longer found among Greek communities in the United States. Some instances of margin notations and underlining to the text, central smudge and dated inkstamp to front cover, else vg. 35.00 View more info

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Halifax Champion : Black Power in Gloves. First Edition, Double-signed

By: ASHE, Robert DOWNEY, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing Company Limited, Halifax, 2005, ISBN:0887806775: 2005

Seller ID: 101291

ISBN: 0887806775


ASHE, Robert. Halifax Champion : Black Power in Gloves. Halifax : Formac Publishing Company Limited, (2005). First Edition. Pp. [1]-208. Illustrated with 13 b&w photos in the text. 8vo (152 x 228 mm), photo-illustrated green & black cardcovers, with black lettering to green spine. "In the 1960s and 1970s, boxing was a popular sport in Halifax. It was driven by local men from all parts of town, and was woven into the social fabric of the city. Boxing fans were a social club. Local gyms were always on the lookout for new talent and several times a year, some big names would be inv... View more info

Halifax Waterfront : a feasibility study.

By: Halifax Waterfront

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Halifax, 1968,:

Seller ID: 97632


(Halifax Waterfront). The Halifax Waterfront : a feasibility study. Halifax, October 31, 1968. Pp (11),1-51,1-32 leaves, printed one side only, + 48 plates and maps, mostly with printed tissue guards. Thick oblong 8vo [275 x 210 mm], plain green card covers. Louis "Lou" William Collins (b. July 26, 1922 , Liverpool Street, Halifax – d. September 1, 2007, Halifax), noted educator, heritage conservationist, writer, bibliophile and historian. “This report is part of a feasibility study (commissioned by the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, National and Historic Pa... View more info

Hannibal Hoops : A Slave Boy's Quest for Freedom in a Time of Revolution. First Edition, Signed.

By: HALIBURTON, Gordon M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gordon M. Haliburton,, Winnipeg, 2010, ISBN:9781926676722:

Seller ID: 100749


HALIBURTON, Gordon M. Hannibal Hoops : A Slave Boy's Quest for Freedom in aTime of Revolution . (N.pl. : Published by the Author: 2010). First Editio n. "Printed by Word Alive Press, Winnipeg, MB". Pp. (4),[v]-vi,(4),[1]-297,(5). With maps. 8vo (150 x 228 mm), art-illustrated grey cardcovers, with red & dark grey lettering to spine. Gordon MacKay Haliburton, Ph.D. (b. March 28,1928, Greenwich, Kings County, Nova Scotia). "'Hannibal Hoops' followsthe story of a young slave boy born on a plantation in South Carolina. Gro wing up during the tumultuous years of the American Revolution,... View more info

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Henry Alline, 1748-1784. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BUMSTED, J.M. Canadian Biographical Studies ALLINE, Henry

Price: $22.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1971, ISBN:0802032478:

Seller ID: 1617

ISBN: 0802032478


BUMSTED, J.M. Henry Alline 1748-1784. (Toronto) : University of Toronto Press, (1971). First Edition. Pp (10),[1]-116,(2). 8vo, blue cloth, black lettering to spine. In the Canadian Biographical Studies series. John "Jack" Michael Bumsted (b. December 12, 1938., White Plains, New York) Canadian scholar and author. Griffin-Allwood, Baptists in Canada 1760-1990 : A Bibliography of Selected Printed Resources in English 313. "To Canadians of this century the name of Henry Alline is almost unknown. This biograpny introduces him to the ge... View more info

Historic Black Nova Scotia. First Edition, double-signed

By: PACHAI, Bridglal. BISHOP, Henry. Images of Our Past).

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2006, ISBN:1551095513:

Seller ID: 100731


PACHAI, Bridglal and Henry BISHOP. Historic Black Nova Scotia. (Halifax): Nimbus Publishing, (2006). First Printing. Pp. (2),[iii]-vi,1-130. With 92 b&w photos in the text as well as other illustrations. 8vo, illustrated greycard covers with red spine. A volume in the Images of Our Past series. Cha pters: 1. The First Arrivals: Slaves, Loyalists, Maroons, and Refugees; 2. Baptism by Fire: David George, Richard Preston, and Other Pioneers in Church Work (pp.19-30); 3. Later Pastors; 4. Publishing Pioneers: The Advocate, the Gleaner, and the Clarion; 5. Pioneering Lawyers (pp.51-58); 6. Pioneeri... View more info

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Historic Black Nova Scotia. First Edition.

By: PACHAI, Bridglal. BISHOP, Henry. Images of Our Past).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2006, ISBN:1551095513:

Seller ID: 96730


PACHAI, Bridglal and Henry BISHOP. Historic Black Nova Scotia. (Halifax): Nimbus Publishing, (2006). First Printing. Pp. (2),[iii]-vi,1-130. With 92 b&w photos in the text as well as other illustrations. 8vo, illustrated greycard covers with red spine. In the Images of Our Past series.Chapters: 1. The First Arrivals: Slaves, Loyal ists, Maroons, and Refugees; 2. Baptism by Fire: David George, Richard Preston, and Other Pioneers in Church Work (pp.19-30); 3. Later Pastors; 4. Publishing Pioneers: The Advocate, the Gleaner, and the C... View more info

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Historic Dartmouth : Reflections of Early Life. First Edition, paperback.

By: PARKER, Mike. Images of Our Past series

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 1998, ISBN:1551092654:

Seller ID: 40763

ISBN: 1551092654


PARKER, Mike. Historic Dartmouth : Reflections of Early Life. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (1998). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xi,(1),[1]-100. With 145 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated card covers. In the Images of Our Past series. "Historic Dartmouth is a fascinating glimpse of this charming city's social, economic, and cultural life over the last two centuries. From its beginning as a settlement of British immigrants on an Aboriginal campsite in 1750, Dartmouth's growth was uncertain and sporadic. In 1758,it was used as a temporary billet for ... View more info

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Historic Dartmouth : Reflections of Early Life. First Edition, Signed

By: PARKER, Mike. Images of Our Past series.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax), 1998, ISBN:1551092654: 1998

Seller ID: 42027

ISBN: 1551092654


PARKER, Mike. Historic Dartmouth : Reflections of Early Life. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (1998). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xi,(1),[1]-100. With 145 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated card covers. In the Images of Our Past series. "Historic Dartmouth is a fascinating glimpse of this charming city's social, economic, and cultural life over the last two centuries. From its beginning as a settlement of British immigrants on an Aboriginal campsite in 1750, Dartmouth's growth was uncertain and sporadic. In 1758,it was used as a temporary billet for ... View more info

Historic Minority : The Black People of Nova Scotia 1781-1981

By: OLIVER, Pearleen] African United Baptist Association of N.S. BISHOP, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: African United Baptist Association of Nova Scotia, 1981,:

Seller ID: 37514


[OLIVER, Pearleen]. An Historic Minority : The Black People of Nova Scotia 1781-1981. Text: Pearleen Oliver. Graphics: Henry Bishop. [No place]: The African United Baptist Association of Nova Scotia, [ca. 1981]. Pp [single sheet folded twice]. Tan self wraps, red and blue decoration to front. A small illustrated leaflet "Written & published at the request of The African United Baptist Association of Nova Scotia" with its main text portion headed,""Seeking a Refuge". Creased, small rubber stamp, else very good. Due to i ts small size, shipping costs will be cheaper than quot... View more info

Historical Studies 2008 Volume 74. The Canadian Catholic Historical Association

By: McGAHAN, Elizabeth W. (ed.) ROY, Patricia E. CIANI, Adrian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Catholic Historical Association, Ottawa, 2008,:

Seller ID: 83710


McGAHAN, Elizabeth W. (ed.). Historical Studies 2008 Volume 74. (Ottawa): The Canadian Catholic Historical Association, 2008. Pp [1]-122,(2),B1-B34,[1]-165,(1). 8vo, black printed card covers. This publication is divided intoan English and a French section, along with a bibliographical section. Som e of the contents include : "The pirates of the penitentiary": religion andpolitics in late 19th century British Columbia (by Patricia E. Roy); "To e nlarge our hearts and to widen our horizon": Archbishop Neil McNeil and theorigins of social catholicism in the Roman Catholic Archdio... View more info

History of Canadian Catholics. Paperback Edition.

By: FAY, Terence J. McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Religion.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2002, ISBN:0773523146:

Seller ID: 108085


FAY, Terence J. A History of Canadian Catholics. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (2002). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xv,(5),[5]-400. Illustrated with 28 black and white photos. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with red spine, black and white lettered red title block to front cover, black and white lettering to spine. A volume in the second series of the McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Religion series. "Fay begins with a detailed look at the struggle of French Catholics to settle a new land, including their encounters with the Amerindians. He anal... View more info

History of Canadian Negroes. Offprint from From Slavery to Freedom: A History of Negro Americans, Second Edition, 1956, Chapter 20, pp [362]-381.

By: FRANKLIN, John Hope.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1956,: 1956

Seller ID: 94712


FRANKLIN, John Hope. The History of Canadian Negroes. Offprint from From Slavery to Freedom: A History of Negro Americans, Second Edition, 1956, Chapter 20, pp [362]-381. Reprinted by permission of the publisher, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. 8vo, white stapled wrappers. John Hope Franklin (b. January 2, 1915, Rentiesville, Oklahoma - d. March 25, 2009, Durham, North Carolina). Contents : Slavery and Emancipation / Fugitives' Haven / Recent Trends. Spine browned, else very good. NOTE: Shipping will be less for this slim item. 15.00 View more info

Home / Land : Excavation: A Site of Memory, Sylvia D. Hamilton / Souvenir, Wilma Needham. 18 October to 1 December 2013, Dalhousie Art Gallery

By: HAMILTON, Sylvia. McEACHERN, Susan. EDMONDS, Pamela. NEEDHAM, Wilma.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, 2013,:

Seller ID: 108726


(HAMILTON, Sylvia and Wilma NEEDHAM). Home / Land : Excavation : A Site of Memory, Sylvia D. Hamilton / Souvenir, Wilma Needham. 18 October to 1 December 2013, Dalhousie Art Gallery. [Halifax: Dalhousie Art Gallery, 2013]. INTWO VOLUMES. Pp. (3),4-20; (3),4-20. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled blue card covers with black and white lettering to front cover (Hamilton v olume) / illustrated stapled grey card covers with black and white lettering to front cover (Needham volume). Peter Dykhuis, curator and director. Includes Pamela Edmonds's essay "Mining Memory: Sylvia D. Hamilton's Art o... View more info

Home Medicine : The Newfoundland Experience.Firtst Edition, hardcover, Signed

By: CRELLIN, John K. Hannah Institute Studies 01

Price: $60.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal / Kingston, 1994, ISBN:0773511962:

Seller ID: 107323


CRELLIN, John K. Home Medicine: The Newfoundland Experience. Montreal / Kingston : McGill-Queens University Press, (1994). Firtst Edition. Pp (10),[3]-280. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, orange-brown cloth, lettered in black. Roland & Bernier, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 2, pp.58 & 167. "John Crellin assesses popular home remedies from amulets to Zam-Buk ointment, revealing traditional - often ingenious- ways of coping with common health problems. Home Medicine is both a comp rehensive reference to folk cures and self-treatment and a social histo... View more info

Horizon Canada : Vol. 5, No. 54

By: Horizon Canada MACKEY, Frank HAMILTON, Sylvia D. FREEMAN, Bill

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Horizon Canada, Saint-Laurent, QC , 1986,:

Seller ID: 105710


Horizon Canada. Horizon Canada, Volume 5, No. 54, 1986. (Saint-Laurent, QC : Horizon Canada, 1985). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapled card covers. Sylvia D. Hamilton's “On the Way to Africa” (an article on the Black Loyalists who came to Nova Scotia, pp 1292-1296, including 9 photos. Other contents : The Winding Road to London [on Confederation] (by Frank Mackey); Knights of the Air [Canada's World War One fighting pilots] (by C. James Taylor); Ill-gotten Gains [prohibition, bootlegging] (by Bill Freeman). Horizontal crease, else very good. 8.00 View more info