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Tell the Driver : A Biography of Elinor F.E. Black, M.D. First Edition industjacket, Signed

By: VANDERVOORT, Julie

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Manitoba Press, Winnipeg, MB, 1992,:

Seller ID: 115810


VANDERVOORT, Julie. Tell the Driver : A Biography of Elinor F.E. Black, M.D. (Winnipeg, Manitoba) : University of Manitoba Press, (1992). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),[3]-327,(1). Illustrated with 20 b&w photos in the text. 8vo (160215 mm), black cloth, with gilt lettereing to spine. Julie Vandervoort (b.1958 ) was living in Halifax at the time of publication. ElinorFrances Elizabeth Black, M.D. (b. 1905, Nelson, British Columbia - d. Janu ary 20, 1982, Winnipeg). "Elinor Black, a pioneer of Canadian medicine, wasthe first woman to head a department at a Canadian medical school. Born... View more info

Telling the Truth : Reflections : Segregated Schools in Nova Scotia. First Edition, Signed by both

By: EVANS, Doris and Gertrude TYNES TYNES, Gertrude EVANS, Doris

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, 1995, ISBN:0889995796:

Seller ID: 60170


EVANS, Doris and Gertrude TYNES. Telling the Truth : Reflections : Segregated Schools in Nova Scotia. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, 1995. First Edition. Pp [1]-113,(1). With 41 b&w photos in the text as well as other illustrations. 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers. Contents : President'sMessage (by Marie Hamilton, president of the Association of Retired Teache rs of Segregated Schools); History of Segregated Schools; Brief Write-up ofAll Segregated Schools in Nova Scotia : Lincolnville School (Guysborough C ounty) - Rear Monastery School (Antigonish County) - Upper Big Tracadie Sch... View more info

The Atlantic Privateers. First Edition

By: LEEFE, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Petheric Press, Halifax, 1978, ISBN:0919380271: 1978

Seller ID: 12473

ISBN: 0919380271


LEEFE, John. The Atlantic Privateers. (Halifax) : Petheric Press, 1978. First Printing. "Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Ltd., Halifax, Nova Scotia". Pp (12),1-57,(1). With several b&w illustrations in the text. Small 8vo (121 x 180 mm), white art-illustrated cardcovers, with black lettering to covers & spine. Front cover adds subtitle : their story — 1749-1815. Honorary Colonel Hon. John Gordon Leefe ECNS DCL (b. March 21, 1942, Saint John, New Brunswick). Published under the auspices of the Canadian Studies Foundation, this slim volume is ... View more info

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The Chaining of Prometheus : Evolution of a Power Structure in Canadian Science. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: HAYES, F. Ronald

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1973,: 1973

Seller ID: 34004

ISBN: 0802019676


HAYES, F. Ronald. The Chaining of Prometheus : Evolution of a Power Structure in Canadian Science. (Toronto) : University of Toronto Press, (1973). First Edition. Pp (12),[xiii]-xix,(3),[3]- 217,(3). With some tables & figures in the text. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. F. Ronald Hayes (b. April 29, 1904, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia - d. September 6, 1982, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was Killam Professor of Environmental Science, Dalhousie University at the time of publication. "The development of a national science policy for Canada - and the priorities to be s... View more info

The Chaining of Prometheus : Evolution of a Power Structure in Canadian Science. First Edition, Signed

By: HAYES, F. Ronald

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1973,: 1973

Seller ID: 69566

ISBN: 0802019676


HAYES, F. Ronald. The Chaining of Prometheus : Evolution of a Power Structure in Canadian Science. (Toronto) : University of Toronto Press, (1973). First Edition. Pp (12),[xiii]-xix,(3),[3]- 217,(3). With some tables & figures in the text. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. F. Ronald Hayes (b. April 29, 1904, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia - d. September 6, 1982, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was Killam Professor of Environmental Science, Dalhousie University at the time of publication. "The development of a national science policy for Canada - and the priorities to be s... View more info

The Children of Africville. First Edition

By: WELLDON, Christine.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, N.S., 2009, ISBN:9781551097237: 2009

Seller ID: 91875

ISBN: 1551097230


WELLDON, Christine. The Children of Africville. (Halifax, N.S.) : Nimbus Publishing, (2009). First Edition. Pp (6),1-81,(1). Illustrated with 40 photos. 8vo, photo-illustrated card covers, blue spine. "The children of Africville, Nova Scotia, lived in a special community where everyone knew their neighbours, and all helped and cared for each other. It was the perfect place for children to play and grow up. The Children of Africville is the remarkable story of these children during the community's final years, before it was torn down and its families were relocated. Full... View more info

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The Hermit of Africville : The Life of Eddie Carvery. First Edition

By: TATTRIE, Jon. CARVERY, Eddie).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, NS, 2010, ISBN:9781897426180: 2010

Seller ID: 89396

ISBN: 1897426186


TATTRTATTRIE, Jon. The Hermit of Africville : The Life of Eddie Carvery. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, 2010. First Edition. Pp. 3-206,(2). With 3 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated light blue cardcovers, with black lettering to spine. Edward Leo Carvery (b. October 5, 1946). "Eddie Carvery was born in Africville, Nova Scotia, when the African-Nova Scotian seaside village was midway through its third century. As a teenager, he watched his world torn down as his friends and family were compelled to leave. After Africville was... View more info

The Hermit of Africville : The Life of Eddie Carvery. First Edition, Signed.

By: TATTRIE, Jon. CARVERY, Eddie).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, NS, 2010, ISBN:9781897426180: 2010

Seller ID: 111605

ISBN: 1897426186


TATTRTATTRIE, Jon. The Hermit of Africville : The Life of Eddie Carvery. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, 2010. First Edition. Pp. 3-206,(2). With 3 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated light blue cardcovers. Edward Leo Carvery (b. October 5, 1946). "Eddie Carvery was born in Africville, Nova Scotia, when the African-Nova Scotian seaside village was midway through its third century. As a teenager, he watched his world torn down as his friends and family were compelled to leave. After Africville was bulldozed in the 1960s under t... View more info

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The North Atlantic Fisheries : Successes, Failures and Challenges. First Edition

By: ARNASON, Ragnar and Lawrence FELT, (eds.) An Island Living series, volume 3 MYERS, Ransom HUTCHINGS, Jeffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, PEI, 1995, ISBN:0919013252: 1995

Seller ID: 56065

ISBN: 0919013252


ARNASON, Ragnar and Lawrence FELT, (eds.). The North Atlantic Fisheries : Successes, Failures and Challenges. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island : The Institute of Island Studies, 1995. First Edition. Pp. (4),iii-viii,(2),11-317,(3). With maps, tables, graphs, diagrams in text. 8vo, illustrated blue & white cardcovers, with white and black lettering to spine. Volume 3 in the An Island Living series. Arnason and Felt's Introduction: "Island Fishing Societies of the North Atlantic" "The Biological Collapse of Atlantic Cod off Newfoundland and Labr... View more info

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The Red Jeep and Other Landscapes: A Collection in Honour of Douglas Lochhead. First Edition.

By: LOCHHEAD, Douglas). THOMAS, Peter (ed.) McCANN, Larry DAVIES, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Centre for Canadian Studies / Goose Lane , Sackville, New Brunswick / Frederiction, 1987,: 1987

Seller ID: 44041

ISBN: 0864920636


LOCHHEAD, Douglas). THOMAS, Peter, (ed.). The Red Jeep and Other Landscapes : A Collection in Honour of Douglas Lochhead. Sackville, New Brunswick : Centre for Canadian Studies, Mount Allison University / (Fredericton, New Brunswick) : Goose Lane Editions Ltd., (1987). First Edition. Pp. (4),[5]-111,(1), + colour portrait frontispiece. Illustrated. Square 8vo (209 x 209 mm), red cloth, with black lettering to front & spine. Douglas Grant Lochhead, FRSC (b. March 25, 1922, Guelph, Ontario – d. March 15, 2011, Sackville, New Brunswick). David Peter Thomas (b. June... View more info

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The Rock Observed : Studies in the Literature of Newfoundland. First Edition in dustjacket

By: O'FLAHERTY, Patrick DULEY, Margaret PRATT, E.J. CARTWRIGHT, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1979,: 1979

Seller ID: 3253


O'FLAHERTY, Patrick. The Rock Observed : Studies in the Literature of Newfoundland. Toronto - Buffalo - London : University of Toronto Press, (1979). First Edition. Pp (8),[ix]-x,(19, illustrations & maps),(3),[3]-222,(4). 8vo (160 x 235 mm), grey cloth, with black lettering to spine. Patrick O'Flaherty, C.M. (b. October 6, 1939, Long Beach, Conception Bay – d. August 16, 2017, Burin). See ENL IV:156-7. "Since the beginning of white settlement in Newfoundland, writers have set down greatly varying impressions of its landscape and distinct... View more info

The Westray Chronicles : A Case Study in Corporate Crime. First Edition

By: McCORMICK, Christopher, (ed.) COMISH, Shaun and Shirley. WHITEWAY, Patrick. JOBB, Dean.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fernwood Publishing, Halifax, 1999, ISBN:1895686326: 1999

Seller ID: 40220

ISBN: 1895686326


McCORMICK, Christopher, (ed.). The Westray Chronicles : A Case Study in Corporate Crime. Halifax : Fernwood Publishing, [1999]. First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-287,(1). With 3 b&w photos, many diagrams, some cartoons, maps, and other illustrations in the text. 8vo (152 x 228 mm), art-illustrated blue-green cardcovers, with black lettering to spine. Christopher Ray McCormick (b. 1956) was teaching at St. Thomas University, Fredericton at the time of publication. "Was the Westray mining disaster a tragic accident or a corporate crime gone unpunished? The Westray Ch... View more info

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Thirty-seven Small Songs & Thirteen Silences. First Edition

By: ZWICKY, Jan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2005, ISBN:1554470013: 2005

Seller ID: 96714

ISBN: 1554470013


ZWICKY, Jan. Thirty-seven Small Songs & Thirteen Silences. (Kentville, Nova Scotia) : Gaspereau Press, Printers & Publishers, (2005). First Printing. Pp. (12),13-73,(7). 8vo, black card covers (with silver lettering to spine) in purple paper dust jacket, with cream wrap-around band to rear panel. Jan Zwicky (b. May 10, 1955, Calgary, Alberta, Canada). The renowned Canadian poet's sixth collection of verse. "'Thirty-seven Small Songs & Thirteen Silences' is a vital addition to a remarkable body of work. The songs in this collection are miniature odes, lyric ap... View more info

Thirty-seven Small Songs & Thirteen Silences. First Edition, signed.

By: ZWICKY, Jan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2005, ISBN:1554470013:

Seller ID: 97820


ZWICKY, Jan. Thirty-seven Small Songs & Thirteen Silences. (Kentville, NovaScotia) : Gaspereau Press, Printers & Publishers, (2005). First Printing. Pp. (12),13-73,(7). 8vo, black card covers (with silver lettering to spine)in purple paper dust jacket, with cream wrap-around band to rear panel. Ja n Zwicky (b. May 10, 1955, Calgary, Alberta, Canada). The renowned Canadianpoet's sixth collection of verse. "'Thirty-seven Small Songs & Thirteen Si lences' is a vital addition to a remarkable body of work. The songs in thiscollection are miniature odes, lyric apostrophes to household fixtures, ... View more info

Thomas Adams and the Modern Planning Movement : Britain, Canada and the United States, 1900-1940. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: SIMPSON, Michael. ADAMS, Thomas). Studies in History, Planning and the Environment series).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Mansell, An Alexandrine Press Books, London and New York, 1985, ISBN:0720117143:

Seller ID: 106900


(ADAMS, Thomas). SIMPSON, Michael. Thomas Adams and the Modern Planning Movement : Britain, Canada and the United States, 1900-1940. London and New York: Mansell, An Alexandrine Press Book, (1985). First Printing. Pp. (2),iii-viii,1-262,(2). Illustrated with maps. 8vo, black cloth with green lettering to spine. A volume in the Studies in History, Planning and the Environment series. "Thomas Adams might be described as the neglected pioneer of planning -- a neglect certainly not warranted by his achievements. Yet this isthe first full-length study of the life and work of the man who perhaps... View more info

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Three - Five Mile Plains Study : Socio-Economic Indicators.

By: CONNOR, John and M.V.MARSHALL Acadia University Institute 16 MARSHALL, M.V.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Acadia Univesity Institute, 1965,: 1965

Seller ID: 4740


CONNOR, John and M.V. MARSHALL. Three - Five Mile Plains Study : Socio-Economic Indicators. Wolfville, Nova Scotia : Acadia Univesity Institute, 1965. First Edition. Pp. (6),1-66 leaves, typescript (one side only). Tables. Large 8vo (8½ x 11 inches) , black plastic comb-bound grey cardcovers. Acadia University Institute No.16. A socio-economic study of the largely black community in Hants County. "In Hants County, Nova Scotia, a short distance from the town of Windsor, on the main Halifax-Windsor highway, is the location referred to as the Three Mile Plai... View more info

Towards a World Family : A Report and Recommendations Respecting Human Rights in New Brunswick

By: FERRIS, Charles

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fredericton, 1989,:

Seller ID: 103065


FERRIS, Charles. Towards a World Family : A Report and Recommendations Respecting Human Rights in New Brunswick. (Fredericton: N.pub., 1989). Pp. i-viii,1-270,(1), with a few blanks interspersed. 4to, printed yellow card covers with black comb-bound spine. Contents: 1. The Historical and Legal Foundations for a Comprehensive Human Rights Statute; 2. Incorporating Equality of Opportunity in a New Brunswick Charter of Rights and Freedoms; 3. Coordinated Human Rights Protection and an Independent New Brunswick Human RightsCommission; 4. The Promotion of Equality of Opportunity through the Preven ... View more info

Town of Glace Bay, Urban Renewal Scheme : Final Report.

By: Glace Bay - Urban Renewal

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Marshall Macklin Monaghan Limited, Don Mills, Ontario , 1971,:

Seller ID: 93555


(Glace Bay – Urban Renewal). Town of Glace Bay, Urban Renewal Scheme : Final Report. Don Mills, Ontario : Marshall Macklin Monaghan Limited, October 1971. Pp (6),i-iv leaves,1-33,(3),1-61,(7),1-39,(1),+ 24 maps (most folding)+ 3 plates. 4to, black comb-bound, brown card covers. Not seen in Tennyson . “Part I of the Report contains the Background Studies relating to the Overall Scheme Area, a sixty-acre area including the Central Business Districtof the Town and the immediate surrounding residential neighbourhood. Part II contains the Analysis and Recommendations for renewal action in the O... View more info

Transportation Subsidies - Nature and Extent.

By: RUPPENTHAL, Karl M. HEAVER, Trevor D. JAYCOX, Edward V.K. HARITOS, Z.J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Centre for Transportation Studies, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 1974, ISBN:0919804004:

Seller ID: 91716


RUPPENTHAL, Karl M. Transportation Subsidies – Nature and Extent. Vancouver: Centre for Transportation Studies, University of British Columbia, (1974 ). Pp [i]-vii,(1),1-125,(3). 8vo, blue cloth, black and silver lettering tofront board and spine. Contents : Introduction (by Karl M. Ruppenthal); Su bsidy Mechanisms - The U.S. Experience (by G. E. Germane); Transport Subsidies in Canada (by Trevor D. Heaver and Thomas Keast); Subsidy and Counter Subsidy: The Case for Accounting Prices (by Ian G. Heggie); Grain Movement Subsidies in Canada And Economic Distortions (by F. W. Anderson); Transpor... View more info

Typed Letter Signed

By: WILLIAMS, Violet

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1955,:

Seller ID: 101554


WILLIAMS, Violet. Typed Letter Signed from Violet Williams to the Negro Citizenship Association. Toronto : 12 December 1955. One leaf, typed one side only. A typed letter signed in pen by Violet Williams to the Negro Citizenship Association donating $40.00 along with her $2.00 yearly membership fee and encouraging "each and everyone of you who is able to do something for the cause, not to wait until you are asked, but just feel that it is our responsibility and duty, one and all, to go ahead and do something so that we may build up our treasury in order that the Officers may have something... View more info