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1861 Census, Northumberland County, New Brunswick, Canada : A true transcription by NBGS Miramichi Branch

By: New Brunswick - Census]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NBGS-Miramichi, Miramichi, NB, 2003,:

Seller ID: 103182


[New Brunswick - Census]. 1861 Census, Northumberland County, New Brunswick, Canada : A "true" transcription by NBGS Miramichi Branch. (Miramichi : NBGS-Miramichi, 2003). Pp. [i]-vii,1-135 of index, 1-372. Large 8vo (8½ x 11 inches) , printed white wraps with blank mylar cover, navy blue card to rear, black spiral binding. Includes the Parish of Alnwick (District 1, Tracadie; District 2, Tabusintac; District 3, Neguac; District 4, Burnt Church; District 5, Oak Point; District 6, Bartibogue); the Parish of Blackville; the Parish of Blissfield (and its six districts); the Parish of Chat... View more info

1871 Census, Northumberland County, New Brunswick, Canada : A true transcription by NBGS Miramichi Branch

By: New Brunswick - Census]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NBGS-Miramichi, Miramichi, NB, 2004,:

Seller ID: 103183


[New Brunswick - Census]. 1861 Census, Northumberland County, New Brunswick, Canada : A "true" transcription by NBGS Miramichi Branch. (Miramichi: NBGS-Miramichi, 2004). Pp. (2),ii-vii,1-48 of index,(2),1-201,(1),202-394,(1).4to, printed white wraps with blank mylar cover, navy blue card to rear, b lack spiral binding. Includes the parishes of Alnwick, Newcastle, North Esk, Ludlow, Blissfield, Blackville, Derby, Nelson, Chatham, Glenelg, and Hardwicke. Very good. 30.00 View more info

1929 Annual Journal of The United Services Institute of Nova Scotia. SecondYear. Volume Two

By: SPRY, D.W.D., Lieut. Colonel (ed.). HOUGHTON, L.F.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: United Services Institute of Nova Scotia, Halifax, N.S., 1929,:

Seller ID: 86211


SPRY, D.W.D., Lieut. Colonel (ed.). 1929 Annual Journal of The United Services Institute of Nova Scotia. Second Year. Volume Two. Halifax, N.S.: United Services Institute of Nova Scotia, 1929. Pp 1-166. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, red printed card covers. Articles of nautical interest : “Canada's Duty Towards National Defence” by Lt. Cmdr. L.F. Houghton, RNC (pp 26-33) and “The History and Modern Developments of Wireless Telegraphy” by Lt. Cmdr. L.F.Houghton, RCN (pp 34-53). Other articles : “The Race to the Sea” by Lt. Co l. JH.L. Sparling (pp 54-76); “The National Importance of the... View more info

1930 Annual Journal of The United Services Institute of Nova Scotia. Third Year. Volume Three

By: GILLIS, G.H., Capt (ed.) FORTIER, L.M. SPARLING, H.C. MacMECHAN, Archibald

Price: $135.00

Publisher: United Services Institute of Nova Scotia, Halifax, N.S., 1930,:

Seller ID: 86212


GILLIS, G.H., Capt (ed.). 1930 Annual Journal of The United Services Institute of Nova Scotia. Third Year. Volume Three. Halifax, N.S.: United Services Institute of Nova Scotia, 1930. Pp 1-180. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, red printed card covers. Articles of nautical interest : “The Navy at the Dardanelles” by Lieut.-Cm. F.L. Houghton, RCN (pp 43-57) and “The Freedom of the Seas” by Dr. H.F. Munro (pp 76-87). Other articles : “The Ancient Fort at Annapolis Royal, Now Called Fort Anne” by L.M. Fortier (pp 23-29); “The Siege and Fall of Kut” by Lt. Col. R.E.G. Roome (pp 30-42); “Th... View more info

1932 Annual Journal of The United Services Institute of Nova Scotia. Fifth Year. Volume Five

By: BAGNALL, J. Stanley, Capt. (ed.). HARVEY, D.C. WALKER, A. Stanley SPARLING, H.C.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: United Services Institute of Nova Scotia, Halifax, N.S., 1932,:

Seller ID: 86213


BAGNALL, J. Stanley, Capt. (ed.). 1932 Annual Journal of The United Services Institute of Nova Scotia. Fifth Year. Volume Five. Halifax, N.S.: United Services Institute of Nova Scotia, 1932. Pp [1]-138,+ 5 folding maps + 3 plates. Text Maps. 8vo, red printed card covers. Articles of nautical interest : “Minesweeping 1914-1920}” by Lt. D.K. McDermaid (pp 31-38,+ 1 plate) and “Sea Power and Empire” by Prof. A. Stanley Walker (pp 87-101). Other articles : “Nova Scotia and the American Revolution” by Prof. D.C. Harvey (pp 12-30); “The Western Front in 1918” by Lt. Col. H.C. Sparlin... View more info

50 North : An Atlantic Battleground. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket.

By: EASTON, Alan. DYER, K.L., Rear-Admiral.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1963,:

Seller ID: 66883


EASTON, Alan. 50 North : An Atlantic Battleground. With a Foreword by Rear-Admiral K.L. Dyer. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1963). First Edition. Pp (8),9-287,(1). 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0201, Laugher p.159. Lieutenant-Commander Alan Herbert Easton, (b. 1902 Montreal - d. September 2001, Vermont) long-time resident of Halifax, Distinguished Service Cross, Royal Canadian Naval Reserve, served on the corvettes HMCS Battleford, Sackville and Baddeck. The Battle of the Atlantic from a Canadian perspective. Easton was a corvette and then destroyer commander. "In this exciting book, Lieutenant-Com... View more info

75th Anniversary Naval Service of Canada : A Pictorial History. in dj

By: CRANSTON, Bobby

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 75th Anniversary Publishing Co, Halifax , 1985,:

Seller ID: 18837


CRANSTON, Bobby. 75th Anniversary Naval Service of Canada : A Pictorial History. (Halifax : The 75th Anniversary Publishing Co., 1985). Pp 152. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, blue cloth. Vg in dj (a few closed tears). 30.00 View more info

75th Anniversary Naval Service of Canada : A Pictorial History. in dj. signed

By: CRANSTON, Bobby

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 75th Anniversary Publishing Co, Halifax, 1985,:

Seller ID: 46635


CRANSTON, Bobby. 75th Anniversary Naval Service of Canada : A Pictorial History. (Halifax : The 75th Anniversary Publishing Co., 1985). Pp 152. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, blue cloth. Vg in worn and torn dj. Inscribed by the author. 35.00 View more info

75th Anniversary Naval Service of Canada : A Pictorial History. lesser copy in dj

By: CRANSTON, Bobby

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 75th Anniversary Publishing Co, Halifax , 1985,:

Seller ID: 87640


CRANSTON, Bobby. 75th Anniversary Naval Service of Canada : A Pictorial History. (Halifax : The 75th Anniversary Publishing Co., 1985). Pp 152. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, blue cloth. Very good in edgeworn dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

96 Years in the Royal Navy: The astonishing story of Halifax born Admiral of the Fleet Sir Provo Wallis. First Edition.

By: HEINE, William C. WALLIS, Provo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1987, ISBN:0889993297:

Seller ID: 21394


HEINE, William C. 96 Years in the Royal Navy : The astonishing story of Halifax born Admiral of the Fleet Sir Provo Wallis who joined the Royal Navy at the age of four and served for 96 years. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1987). First Edition. Pp (10),11-92, + 8-pages central secion of illustrations. 8vo, card covers, with photo and Union Jack cover. Much about the action between HMS Shannon and USS Chesapeake off Boston, June 1, 1813. Chapters : 1. French Prisoner at Fourteen; 2. Arrogance on the High Seas; 3. Kill the Enemy - Save His Ship; 4. "Englishmen Still Know How to F... View more info

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A Friendly Invasion : The American Military in Newfoundland 1940-1990. FirstEdition in dustjacket.

By: CARDOULIS, John N.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Breakwater, St. John's, 1990, ISBN:0920911854: 1990

Seller ID: 12241

ISBN: 0920911854


CARDOULIS, John N. A Friendly Invasion : The American Military in Newfoundland 1940-1990. (St. John's, Newfoundland) : Breakwater, (1990). First Printing. Pp (6),7-224. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Nineteen ninety marks the fiftieth anniversary of the American military presence in Newfoundland and Labrador. In this spectacular review, the author describes the highlights of each major U.S. base and other installations from 1940 to 1990. Vintage photographs and documents illustrate the importance and significance of even... View more info

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A Navy Chaplain Speaks to the Fleet. First Edition.

By: MERSEREAU, Charles J., Chaplain

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Roger Duhamel, Queen's Printer, 1968,: 1968

Seller ID: 27274


MERSEREAU, Charles J., Chaplain. A Navy Chaplain Speaks to the Fleet. (Ottawa : Roger Duhamel, Queen's Printer, 1968). First Edition. Pp (2),1-37,(1). 8vo (134 x 208 mm), yellow stapled cardcovers with a photo of HMCS Bonaventure on the front. Rev. Charles J. Mersereau (b. February 29, 1920, Bathurst, New Brunswick - d. January 15, 2013, Sackville, New Brunswick). A series of articles of naval and local interest by Chaplain Mersereau, collected on the occasion of his retirement from the RCN. Contents: Old Naval Customs, The French Armada [on the d... View more info

A Toi. First Paperback, French edition.

By: THUY, Kim. JANOVJAK, Pascal.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Libre Expression, Montreal, 2011, ISBN:9782764805596:

Seller ID: 113217


THUY, Kim and Pascal JANOVJAK. A toi. (Montréal, Québec) : Libre Expression, (2011). First Printing. Pp. (8),7-[167],(1). 8vo, illustrated cream and blue card covers with elliptical port-hole cut to front cover, navy blue spine. Text in French. The second novel by the Vietnamese-born Canadian author, and Governor General's award-winner. Very good. 20.00 View more info

About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It.

By: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Halifax Board of Trade, Halifax, N.S., 1908,:

Seller ID: 97368


(Halifax, N.S.). About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It. Halifax, N.S.: Presented by The Halifax Board of Trade, 1908. Pp [1]-32,+ folding map at rear. Illustrated. Index. Small 8vo, brown stapled card covers, red and grey illustration and lettering to front cover. Contents : Words of Introduction; Public Buildings; The Park; The Public Gardens; The Harbor, Arm and Basin; Good Points of View; The Army and Navy; Around the Environs, Driving and About; Educational Institutions; The Churches; The Cities o... View more info

About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It.

By: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Halifax Board of Trade, Halifax, N.S., 1908,:

Seller ID: 97313


(Halifax, N.S.). About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It. Halifax, N.S.: Presented by The Halifax Board of Trade, 1908. Pp [1]-32,+ folding map at rear. Illustrated. Index. Small 8vo, green stapled card, red and white illustration and lettering to front cover. Contents : Words of Introduction; Public Buildings; The Park; The Public Gardens; The Harbor, Arm andBasin; Good Points of View; The Army and Navy; Around the Environs, Drivin g and About; Educational Institutions; The Churches; The Cities of the ... View more info

Abuse of Power 2 : The Colonials and the Acadians. First Edition

By: SMALLWOOD, Bill.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Borealis Press, Ottawa, 2004, ISBN:0888872178:

Seller ID: 101285


SMALLWOOD, Bill. Abuse of Power 2 : The Colonials and the Acadians. Ottawa : Borealis Press, 2004. First Edition. Pp (6),1-425,(1). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. An historical novel by Nova Scotia author Bill Smallwood. "Book one of this series, 'Abuse of Power: The Acadians', dealt with the struggles of the British forces to establish Imperial authority over the peoples of the Maritimes, including French civilians and military, Acadians, Indians, settlers, and some malcontents in its own ranks, in the period 1749-1757. Lieutenant William Gray of the Royal Navy does his best to perfor... View more info

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Account of the Cruise of the St George on the North American and West Indian Station During the Years 1861-1862

By: DENNYS, N.B. Alfred, Prince

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Saunders, Otley, and Co., London, 1862,:

Seller ID: 43577


DENNYS, N.B. An Account of the Cruise of the St George on the North American and West Indian Station During the Years 1861-1862. London: Saunders, Otley, and Co., 1862. First Edition. Pp xi, 267, folding map frontispiece., one plate leaf (opposite p.95). 8vo, orig. half calf with raised bands and marbled boards. Sabin 19602, Hallett, Bermuda in Print (2nd. ed) p.69. Not inTPL or Lande. The author describes his impressions of the voyage on which H.R.H. Prince Alfred was a midshipman, visiting most of the West India islands with good cameo descriptions. The heart of the book consists of the auth... View more info

Addresses / Legislative and Other Addresses

By: TORY, James Cranswick, Hon.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Mortimer Company Limited, Ottawa, 1932,:

Seller ID: 1482


TORY, James Cranswick, Hon. Addresses. Ottawa, The Mortimer Company Limited, n.d. [1932]. Pp (6),v-vii,(1),291,(1) + portrat frontispiece. 8vo, half navy-blue leather, blue cloth bds, gilt lettering to spine. Spine reads: "Legislative and Other Addresses -- J.C. Tory". James Cranswick Tory (b. August 12, 1862, Port Shoreham, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia - d. October 16,1944, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was a Nova Scotian M.L.A. from 1911 to 1923 an d Lieutenant-Governor from 1925 to 1930. Topics included : Steam Trawling (pp.1-32), the Guysboro Railway (pp.57-119), the Halifax Tramway and... View more info

Addresses / Legislative and Other Addresses

By: TORY, James Cranswick, Hon.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Mortimer Company Limited, Ottawa, 1932,:

Seller ID: 107638


TORY, James Cranswick, Hon. Addresses. Ottawa, The Mortimer Company Limited, n.d. [1932]. Pp (6),v-vii,(1),291,(1) + portrat frontispiece. 8vo, half navy-blue leather, blue cloth bds, gilt lettering to spine. Spine reads: "Legislative and Other Addresses -- J.C. Tory". Watters p.643. James CranswickTory (b. August 12, 1862, Port Shoreham, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia - d. October 16, 1944, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was a Nova Scotian M.L.A. from 1911 to 1923 and Lieutenant-Governor from 1925 to 1930. Topics included : Steam Trawling (pp.1-32), the Guysboro Railway (pp.57-119), the Halif... View more info

Admirals : Canada's Senior Naval Leadership in the Twentieth Century. pbk.

By: WHITBY, Michael GIMBLETT, Richard H. HAYDON, Peter MILNER, Marc

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dundurn Press, Toronto, 2006, ISBN:1550025805:

Seller ID: 69812


WHITBY, Michael, Richard H. GIMBLETT, and Peter HAYDON. The Admirals : Canada's Senior Naval Leadership in the Twentieth Century . Edited by Michael Whitby, Richard H. Gimblett, and Peter Haydon. Toronto: Dundurn Press, (2006). Pp. [1]-414,(2), + 4 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, printed blue card covers. Contents: 1. Gimblett's "Admiral Sir Charles E. Kingsmill: ForgottenFather", 2. William Glover's "Commodore Walter Hose: Ordinary Office, Extr aordinary Endeavour", 3. Roger Sarty's "Admiral Percy W. Nelles: Diligent Guardian of the Vision", 4. Marc Milner's "Rear-... View more info