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Citizenship, Culture and the Black Community.

By: APPELT, Pamela G., Judge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Published by the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, Dartmouth, N.S., 1988,:

Seller ID: 93186


APPELT, Pamela G., Judge. Citizenship, Culture and the Black Community. (Dartmouth, N.S.) : Published by the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, 1988. Pp (4),2-22,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, grey stapled card covers. This lecture was presented at the Fourth Anniversary celebration of the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, 17 September, 1987. Very good. 20.00 View more info

Clarkson's Mission to America 1791-1792

By: CLARKSON, John). FERGUSSON, Charles Bruce Public Archives of Nova Scotia Bulletin No.11 FERGUSSON, Charles Bruce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Public Archives of Nova Scotia, Halifax, 1971,:

Seller ID: 38879


(CLARKSON, John). FERGUSSON, Charles Bruce. Clarkson's Mission to America 1791-1792. Edited with an Introduction, notes and index by C. Bruce Fergusson. Halifax : Public Archives of Nova Scotia, 1971. Pp [1]-227,(1). 8vo, blue card covers. P.A.N.S. Bulletin No.11. "John Clarkson's mission to Americain 1791-1792 was a public-spirited and humanitarian enterprise designed to improve the lot of some of the negroes in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick an d to promote the colonization of Sierra Leone." - from the Preface. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Clarkson's Mission to America 1791-1792. First Edition, Signed.

By: CLARKSON, John). FERGUSSON, Charles Bruce Public Archives of Nova Scotia Bulletin No.11 FERGUSSON, Charles Bruce

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Public Archives of Nova Scotia, Halifax, 1971,:

Seller ID: 92198


(CLARKSON, John). FERGUSSON, Charles Bruce. Clarkson's Mission to America 1791-1792. Edited with an Introduction, notes and index by C. Bruce Fergusson. Halifax, N.S. : Public Archives of Nova Scotia, 1971. First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-227,(1) including a portrait frontispiece. 8vo, blue cardcovers, blank spine. P.A.N.S. Bulletin No.11. Lieutenant John Clarkson, RN (b April 4, 1764, Wisbech, England - d. April 2, 1828, Woodbridge, Suffolk) was a prominent abolitionist and instrumental in the founding of Freetown, today Sierra Leone’s capital city, "John Clarkson's mission to America in 1791... View more info

Class and Culture in the Development of a Rural Area.

By: HILLIS, George Bernard

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Acadia University Institute, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, 1960,:

Seller ID: 100148


HILLIS, George Bernard. Class and Culture in the Development of a Rural Area. Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in the Department of Psychology at Acadia University. Wolfville, Nova Scotia : Acadia University Institute, May 1960. Pp. (4),1-63 leaves. Printed on one side only. 4to, printed grey card covers, black titles to front, blue comb-bound spine. Deemed "Confidential" according to the front cover. "Throughout the picturesque Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia,few localities rival the quaint and natural beauty of the town ... View more info

Collecting Songs of Nova Scotia Blacks. offprint. signed by author

By: CREIGHTON, Helen

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, 1980,:

Seller ID: 102849


CREIGHTON, Helen. Collecting Songs of Nova Scotia Blacks. Offprint from Folklore Studies in Honour of Herbert Halpert : A Festschrift (edited by Kenneth S. Goldstein and Neil V. Rosenberg). St. John's : Memorial University ofNewfoundland, 1980. Pp 137-144. 8vo, stapled self wraps. Very good. Signed with inscription from the author, Helen Creighton. 17.00 View more info

Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society for the Years 1889-91, Volume 7

By: Nova Scotia Historical Society ARCHIBALD POWER, L.G. PARTRIDGE, Rev. Canon

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Co., Halifax, 1891,:

Seller ID: 85038


(Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society, 7). Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society for the Years 1889-91, Volume 7 . Halifax: Morning Herald Printing and Publishing Co., 1891. Pp. (7),6-154,(8), + 2 mapleaves and 1 folding chart. 8vo, brown card covered boards. Contents: 1. H on. L.G. Power's "Vinland"; 2. D. Allison's "Notes on 'A General Return of the Several Townships in the Province of Nova Scotia for the first day of January, 1767'"; 3. Rev. Canon Partridge's "The Early History of the Parish of St. George, Halifax"; 4. "Letters and Other ... View more info

Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 44

By: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society CUTHBERTSON, Brian C. STATES, David W. CAHILL, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society / Printed for the Society by McCurdy Printing, Halifax, 1995,:

Seller ID: 96449


(Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society). Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 44. (Halifax) : Printed for the Society by McCurdy Printing (1995) Limited, 1996. Pp [i]-v,(1),[1]-211,(3). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Of nautical interest : "Voyages to North America Before John Cabot: Separating Fact from Fiction" by Brian Cuthbertson (pp 121-144). Contents : "Portia White's Spiritual Winter" by Jay White; "ElizabethMurdoch Frame [1820-1904]: A Nova Scotia Historian" by Janet Guilford; "Si mon Hugh Holmes [1831-1919] Revisited" by A... View more info

Come, Bright Improvement! The Literary Societies of Ninetenth-Century Ontario. First Edition in dustjacket. ex-library

By: MURRAY, Heather

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto / Buffalo / London, 2002, ISBN:0802036333:

Seller ID: 111933


MURRAY, Heather. Come, Bright Improvement! The Literary Societies of Ninetenth-Century Ontario. Toronto / Buffalo / London : University of Toronto Press, (2002). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xvi,(6),[3]-335,(5),+ 8 pp plates. Maps. Index.8vo, maroon cloth, silver lettering to spine. "The forerunner of today's book clubs, nineteenth-century literary societies provided a lively social and intellectual forum where people could gather and discuss books, cultural affairs, and current events. In Come bright Improvement!, Heather Murray explores the literary societies of Ontario between 1820 and 1... View more info

Commentary on Plato's Lysis. Submitted in Partial Fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts at Dalhousie University' December 22, 1983.

By: SMITH, David E.G. PLATO

Price: $70.00

Publisher: 1983,:

Seller ID: 87011


SMITH, David E.G. A Commentary on Plato's Lysis. Submitted in Partial Fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts at Dalhousie University' December 22, 1983. Pp [i]-v,1-79 leaves, printed one side only. 4to, black cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appeal peaked in the late 1960s and 1970s. He is best knownfor his nationalism, political conservatism, comments on technology, pacif ism, Christian faith, and conservative views regarding abortion and is cred... View more info

Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol. 9, No. 1, February 1990

By: McCALLUM, Anne, (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PEI Women's Network, Charlottetown, 1990,:

Seller ID: 107060


McCALLUM, Anne (ed.). Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol.9, No. 1, February 1999. Charlottetown : PEI Women's Network, 1990. Pp (1) ,2-28 including covers. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated purple stapled card covers, lettered in black. Contents : A Havem of Safety Needed in E. Prince;Church, Community and Violence; Funding for Incest Survivors; Mourning for Montreal Women; Women's Studies at UPEI; Benefits of Pay Equity; UI Change s Hurt Islanders; International Women's Day; Mothers and Others on Pesticides; Renaissance Women - Profilel Single Moms' Time Out; Events at E.ince Wo... View more info

Community Profit : Community-Based Economic Development in Canada. First Edition.

By: WISMER, Susan. PELL, David. HOLLINGWORTH, Maureen, ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Is Five Press, Toronto, 1981, ISBN:0920934021:

Seller ID: 108199


WISMER, Susan, & David PELL. Community Profit : Community-Based Economic Development in Canada. Edited by Maureen Hollingworth. (Toronto) : Is Five Press, (1981). Pp (6),1-158. Illustrated. Large 8vo, photo-illustrated pale blue card covers, lettered in black to front cover, blue and black to spine."While traditional approaches to solving social and economic problems beco me increasingly ineffective, an encouraging development is taking place in hundreds of communities across the nation: People are taking the initiativetor new enterprise development into their own hands. Community-owned an... View more info

Complainte pour une Nation : La Defaite du Nationalisme Canadien. A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research in Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in French Literary Translation

By: LAPLANTE-GIBBINS, Magali. GRANT, Goerge

Price: $70.00

Publisher: 1988,:

Seller ID: 87009


LAPLANTE-GIBBINS, Magali. Complainte pour une Nation : La Defaite du Nationalisme Canadien. A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research in Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Masterof Arts in French Literary Translation, Department of Romance Languages. U niversity of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Fall 1988. Pp (2),[i]-vii,1-129,viii,(1) leaves, printed one side only. 4to, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “A major part of this work is a translation, from English into French, of Professor George Grant's Lament for a Nation : The Defeat of Canadia... View more info

Contexts of Acadian History, 1686-1784. First Paperback Edition.

By: GRIFFITHS, Naomi E.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1992, ISBN:0773508864:

Seller ID: 15060


GRIFFITHS, Naomi E.S. The Contexts of Acadian History, 1686-1784. The 1988 Winthrop Pickard Bell Lectures in Maritime Studies. Montreal/Kingston : "Published for the Centre for Canadian Studies, Mount Allison University, by McGill-Queen's University Press", (1992). First Paperback Printing. Pp [i]-xxi,(3),[3]-137,(1). Maps. 8vo, card covers with black spine. This volume is"the first study to connect the Acadian experience with the heritage of id eas that migrants brought with them from Europe. Naomi Griffiths explores the creation and endurance of the Acadian community and the ways... View more info

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Continentalizing Canada : The Politics and Legacy of the Macdonald Royal Commission. in dj.

By: INWOOD, Gregory J. Studies in Comparative Political Economy and Public Policy, 21)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2005, ISBN:0802087299: 2005

Seller ID: 86617

ISBN: 0802087299


INWOOD, Gregory J. Continentalizing Canada : The Politics and Legacy of the Macdonald Royal Commission. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (2005). First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-xiv,(2),[3]-471,(3). Tables and figures in the text. 8vo, red cloth with black lettering to spine. Studies in Comparative Political Economy and Public Policy series, volume 21. Editors: Michael Howlett, David Laycock, Stephen McBride. "Free trade has been a highly contentious issue since the Conservative government of Brian Mulroney negotiated the first free trade agreement with the... View more info

Covenanters of Canada : Reformed Presbyterianism from 1820 to 2012. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: HAY, Eldon McGill-Queen's Studies in History of Religion 59

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Kingston and Montreal, 2012, ISBN:9780773541009:

Seller ID: 102134


HAY, Eldon. The Covenanters of Canada : Reformed Presbyterianism from 1820 to 2012. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2012). First Printing. Pp. (10),[xi]-xxiv,(2),[3]-397,(3). 8vo, black paper covered boards with silver lettering to spine. McGill-Queens Studies in the History of Religion, number 59. "A comprehensive study of a minority religious movement, 'The Covenanters in Canada' is an insightful perspective on the evolving relationship between small religious movements and the majority culture." - from the dustjacket. Contents: 1. Scots, Irish, and American R... View more info

Creating Societies : Immigrant Lives in Canada

By: HOERDER, Dirk.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston , 2000, ISBN:0773518827:

Seller ID: 88880


HOERDER, Dirk. Creating Societies : Immigrant Lives in Canada. Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (2000). First Edition. Pp [i]-xiv,[1]-375,(3). Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. McGill-Queen's Studies in Ethnic History. Contents : Introduction. Pt. 1. Contexts.1. Settings. 2. Sources. 3. Transitions. Pt. 2. The Maritimes and the St. Lawrence Valley. 4. Immigrants in a Settled Society: the Maritimes. 5. French-Canadian Migrations. 6. The Coming of the Irish. Pt. 3. Urban Life, Farming, and Lumbering in Central Canada. 7. Immigrants in Montreal. 8. Life ont... View more info

Crier : Atlantic Canada's Monthly News Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 1, July, 1964

By: COOK, Gregory M. (ed.) OLIVER, W.P., Rev. BECK, J. Murray

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Crier Publications Ltd., Dartmouth, N.S., 1964,:

Seller ID: 87857


COOK, Gregory M. (ed.). The Crier : Atlantic Canada's Monthly News Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 1, July, 1964. Dartmouth, N.S.: Crier Publications Ltd., 1964. Pp 1-40. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white stapled card covers. Contents : Atlantic Provinces Union? (pp 3-5); Our Horse and Buggy Parliament (by J. Murray Beck, pp 9-10, 13-14, 37); The Negro in Nova Scotia (by Rev. W.P.Oliver, pp 12-13); and more, including sections on art, theatre, and poetr y. Very good. 20.00 View more info

Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 10, No. 08, June, 1958

By: Crowsnest

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edmond Cloutier, Ottawa , 1958,:

Seller ID: 92120


(Crowsnest). The Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 10, No. 8, June, 1958. (Ottawa : Edmond Cloutier, 1958). Pp 1-28. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated black and white stapled wrappers. Contents :RCN News Review; Letters of Marque [Nova Scotia's Privateers]; Officers an d Men; Weddings and Births; Moby Junior; SS Commodore; Cornwallis Hobby Show; Afloat and Ashore; Ice Forecast Service; Aptitude Studies; Books for theSailor; The Navy Plays; Lower Deck Promotions; Naval Lore Corner No. 60. C over photo of AB G.B. Kelly and Ldg. Sea. W.J. Hancock hoisting the White E... View more info

Cultural Pluralism, Mulitculturalism and Community Development.

By: SCOTT, Gilbert H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Published by the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, Dartmouth, N.S., 1987,:

Seller ID: 93188


SCOTT, Gilbert H. Cultural Pluralism, Mulitculturalism and Community Development. (Dartmouth, N.S.) : Published by the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, 1987. Pp (4),2-16,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, blue stapled card covers. This lecture was presented at the Third Anniversary celebration of the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, 17 September, 1986. Very good. 20.00 View more info

Culture and class in anthropology and history : A Newfoundland example. Third Paperback Printing.

By: SIDER, Gerald M. Cambridge Studies in Social Anthropology 60.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1993, ISBN:0521358868:

Seller ID: 104160


SIDER, Gerald M. Culture and class in anthropology and history : A Newfoundland example. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1993). Third Paperback Printing. Pp (6),vii-xiii,(3),3-205,(5),+ 8 pp.photos. Maps. 8vo, illustrated red and black card covers. Cambridge Studies in Social Anthropology No.60. "Rooted in two centuries of the history of daily life in the fishing villages of Newfoundland and Labrador, this study develops a historical anthropology that interweaves ordinary moments (naming a child, families eatinga meal together) with spectacular and suspenseful customs (masked mumme... View more info