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Acadian Shore / A la Baie Ste. Marie

By: Clare, Nova Scotia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 0,:

Seller ID: 84522


(Clare, N.S.). The Acadian Shore / A la Baie Ste. Marie. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [1980s?]. Pp (16) including covers. Illustrated. Map. 4to, illustrated blue and white stapled wrappers. A tourist guide to Clare, Nova Scotia. Back to back bilingual texts (French and English). Contents : The Acadian Shore.The Acadian Forest. On Saint Mary's Bay. Cover crease, else very good. 10. 00 View more info

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Ambling Through Acadia. First Edition, with TLS

By: TOWNE, Charles Hanson HEITLAND, W. Emerton

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Century Co, 1923,: 1923

Seller ID: 51204


TOWNE, Charles Hanson. Ambling Through Acadia. With drawings by W. Emerton Heitland. New York and London : The Century Co., (1923). First Edition. Pp. (16),3-250, including plates. Illustrated. 8vo (146 x 210 mm), dark green cloth with illustrations to spine & front board. Charles Hanson Towne ( b. February 1, 1877, Louisville, Kentucky - d. February 28, 1949, New York City). Wilmot Emerton Heitland, N.A. (b. July 5, 1893, Superior, Wisconsin - d. July 9 1969, St Petersburg, Florida). Morley pp.19 & 85, Vaison p.74, Tennyson 1099, Rhodenizer p.69. ... View more info

Away to Cape Breton. First American Edition

By: BRINLEY, Gordon Brinley, Putnam

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1936,:

Seller ID: 18383


BRINLEY, Gordon. Away to Cape Breton. Illustrated by Putnam Brinley. New York : Dodd, Mead & Co., 1936. Pp (6),vii-x,(2),1-266,(2), colour frontispiece + 30 plates. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Map end-papers. Katherine Gordon Sanger Brinley (d. 1966). Tennyson Cape Breton: A Bibliography 694, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1718, MacDonald, Bibliography ofVictoria County 30, Laugher p.58, Rhodenizer p.70, Dagg, The Feminine Gaze : A Canadian Compendium of Non-Fiction Women Authors and Their Books, 1836 -1945 pp.46-47. Chapters : 1. The Start of It All; 2. Through the Green Mou... View more info

Bicentenary Sketches and Early Days of the Church in Nova Scotia

By: VERNON, C.W. VROOM, F.W.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Chronicle Printing Co. Ltd., 1910,:

Seller ID: 69468


VERNON, C.W. Bicentenary Sketches and Early Days of the Church in Nova Scotia. With an Introduction by the Lord Bishop of Nova Scotia and a Chapter onKing's College by Rev. Canon Vroom, D.D. Halifax : Chronicle Printing Co. Ltd., 1910. Pp (10),[1]-255,[1]-4,(1), port. frontis. + 34 leaves of plates. 8vo, full brown leather, gilt titles to spine. Contents: I) The Bicentenary of the Chruch of England in Canada ; II) A Brief History of the Diocese of Nova Scotia ; III) A Brief History of King's College, by Rev. Canon Vroom, D.D. ; IV) The first Anglican Service and the early days at Annapolis Roy... View more info

Bluenose Magazine. Vol. 4, No. 2, October 1979

By: CROXALL, Peter (ed.). FORRESTALL, Tom) PYTMAN, Erma R. MacKEENAN, Karl

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fundy Group Publications Ltd, Yarmouth, N.S., 1979,:

Seller ID: 84234


CROXALL, Peter (ed.). Bluenose Magazine. Vol. 4, No. 2, October 1979. Yarmouth, N.S.: Fundy Group Publications Ltd., 1979. Pp [1]-35,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated yellow stapled card covers. Contents : The Work of Tom Forrestall: Paintings Without Corners (by Karl MacKeeman, pp 5-6); Violet Hibbs: The Quilt Lady (by Peter Croxall, pp 7-9); Roots at New Ross Farm (by James Irving, pp 10-12); Diamonds and Coaldust (by Cliff F. Kennedy, pp 14-16); Name Your Price [about country auctions] (by Dorrie Phillips, pp 17-18); Early Lumbering Days in Nova Scotia and N... View more info

Centenaire de la mort du Pere Jean-Mande Sigogne, Missionaire de la Baie Ste-Marie et Premier curé de la paroisse Sainte-Marie

By: SIGOGNE, Jean-Mande)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1944,:

Seller ID: 10138


(SIGOGNE, Jean-Mandé). Centenaire de la mort du Père Jean-Mandé Sigogne, Missionaire de la Baie Ste-Marie et Premier curé de la paroisse Sainte-Marie.(Yarmouth, N.S. : "Printed by The Lawson Publishing Co. Ltd."), [1944]. Pp (3),4-64. Mostly double column. Illustrated with over 60 photos. 8vo, stap led cream card covers. Contents : Le Père Sigogne; Notes Historiques Concernant la Paroisse Ste-Marie de Church Point; Origine et Developpement de la Paroisse Sainte-Marie de Church Point, N.S.; Enfants de la Paroisse Ste Marie dans le Sacerdoce; Le Père Sigogne et le College Sainte-An... View more info

Davis Family of Connecticut, New York, Brier Island and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, 1609-1997 : A History and Genealogy

By: DAVIS, Ralph Harold

Price: $120.00

Publisher: 1997, ISBN:0770301983: 1997

Seller ID: 104620

ISBN: 0770301983


DAVIS, Ralph Harold. The Davis Family of Connecticut, New York, Brier Island and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, 1609-1997 : A History and Genealogy. [Halifax]: The Author, n.d. [1997]. "Pagination and printing by William Richard Dav is, Sentinel Printing, 14 Kirk Street, Yarmouth, N.S." Pp 1-204. Many illustrations in the text. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers. "The illustration of Grand Passage shows Long Island (on the left), where Ethel Davis had owned a home lot, and Brier Island (on the right), where he lived and is buried. Ethel had been raised in Derby township, New Haven county, Conn... View more info

Doctor's Pilgrimage. First Edition

By: BRASSET, Edmund A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lippincott , 1951,:

Seller ID: 20935


BRASSETT, Edmund A., M.D. A Doctor's Pilgrimage. Philadelphia and New York : J.B. Lippincott Co., (1951). First Edition. Pp (10),11-256. 8vo, blue cloth. Roland, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 1, p.124; Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1714; Watters p.469, Rhodenizer p.467. A well-written & pleasant memoir of medical practice in NovaScotia. New Waterford, Canso, the Nova Scotia Hospital, Little Brook, near Digby. During times of financial worry in New Waterford, Brassett and his new wife developed an admirable biblio-salve: "When things got very bad ... View more info

Doctor's Pilgrimage. First Edition

By: BRASSET, Edmund A. CHERRY-GARRARD, Apsley

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Lippincott , 1951,:

Seller ID: 98229


BRASSETT, Edmund A., M.D. A Doctor's Pilgrimage. Philadelphia and New York : J.B. Lippincott Co., (1951). First Edition. Pp (10),11-256. 8vo (143 x 208 mm), blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Roland, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 1, p.124; Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1714; Watters p.469, Rhodenizer p.467. A well-written & pleasant memoir of medical practice in Nova Scotia. New Waterford, Canso, the Nova Scotia Hospital, Little Brook, near Digby. During times of financial worry in New Waterford, Brassett and his new wife developed an admirable bib... View more info

Dominion of Canada. 2nd ed. Worn

By: BAEDEKER, Karl HARVEY, Moses BOURINOT, J.G. DAWSON, George M.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1900,:

Seller ID: 5460


BAEDEKER, Karl. The Dominion of Canada, with Newfoundland and an Excursion to Alaska. Handbook for Travellers. With 10 Maps and 7 Plans. Second Revised Edition. Leipsic : Karl Baedeker, Publisher / L.: Dulau and Co./ N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. Pp (4), [v]-lxii, 1-268. Small 8vo, red cloth,marbled edges. O'Dea 1115a (for 1894 ed.). Route 21. Newfoundland, By the Rev. Moses Harvey, ll.d, f.r.s.c., Author of Newfoundland, The Oldest British Colony. Pp 103-121. Route 22. St. Pierre and Miquelon (pp.121-122). 7. From Boston to the Maritime Provinces by Sea; 10. From Montreal to St.John; 1... View more info

Gems from Scotia's Crown

By: LOCKHART, Agnes Helen

Price: $150.00

Publisher: American Printing and Engraving, 1897,: 1897

Seller ID: 41609


LOCKHART, Agnes Helen. Gems from Scotia's Crown. Boston : "Print of American Printing and Engraving Company", (1897). First Edition. Pp (2),3-47,(1 page touristic ad by the Dominion Atlantic Railway, urging us to 'Celebrate Queen Victoria's Jubilee by Taking a Trip This Summer through the Land of Evangeline in Nova Scotia") + frontispiece. Oblong 8vo, decorated green cloth with head of Queen Victoria in gilt on front board, plain spine. Not in any of our references. Agnes Helen Lockhart was a graduate of Sacred Heart School, Halifax and seems to have later settled i... View more info

Gems from Scotia's Crown. First Edition, red cloth, Signed

By: LOCKHART, Agnes Helen

Price: $200.00

Publisher: American Printing and Engraving, 1897,:

Seller ID: 110735


LOCKHART, Agnes Helen. Gems from Scotia's Crown. Boston : "Print of American Printing and Engraving Company", (1897). First Edition. Pp (2),3-47,(1 page touristic ad by the Dominion Atlantic Railway, urging us to 'Celebrate Queen Victoria's Jubilee by Taking a Trip This Summer through the Land of Evangeline in Nova Scotia") + frontispiece. Oblong 8vo, decorated red cloth with head of Queen Victoria in gilt on front board, plain spine. Not in any of our references. Agnes Helen Lockhart was a graduate of Sacred Heart School, Halifax and seems to have later settled in Massachusetts. A... View more info

Geography and History of the County of Digby.

By: WILSON, Isaiah W.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Halifax, 1900,:

Seller ID: 81406


WILSON, Isaiah W. A Geography and History of the County of Digby. Halifax, N.S.: 1900. Pp [iii]-xv,(1),[1]-471,(1). 8vo, printed blue wrappers. Contents : 1. General Description of Nova Scotia - Ancient County of Annapolis --Digby included in its limits -- Boundaries of latter County-- Geography -- National History -- Climate. 2. Earliest Historical References and Descrip tions -- French Explorations. 3. Aborigines and their Footprints -- Acadians and their Entrance within the County -- Notes and Relics of Ancient Settlements. 4. Earliest Land Grants in the County -- Primary English Settlers -... View more info

Geography and History of the County of Digby. grey wraps as is

By: WILSON, Isaiah W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Halifax, 1900,:

Seller ID: 94598


WILSON, Isaiah W. A Geography and History of the County of Digby. Halifax, N.S.: 1900. Pp [i]-xv,(1),[1]-456. 8vo, printed grey wrappers. Contents : 1. General Description of Nova Scotia - Ancient County of Annapolis -- Digbyincluded in its limits -- Boundaries of latter County-- Geography -- Natio nal History -- Climate. 2. Earliest Historical References and Descriptions -- French Explorations. 3. Aborigines and their Footprints -- Acadians and their Entrance within the County -- Notes and Relics of Ancient Settlements. 4. Earliest Land Grants in the County -- Primary English Settlers -- Indu... View more info

Good Gestes : Stories of Beau Geste, his Brothers, and certain of their Comrades in the French Foreign Legion. Canadaian edition in dj.

By: WREN, Percival Christopher

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co., Toronto, 1930,:

Seller ID: 103145


WREN, Percival Christopher. Good Gestes : Stories of Beau Geste, his Brothers, and certain of their Comrades in the French Foreign Legion. Toronto: Longmans, Green and Co., (1930). Canadaian Edition. Pp (4),5-332. 8vo, grey cloth with raised lettering to front and black lettering to spine. Contents : 1. What's in a Name. 2. A Gentleman of Colour. 3. David and His Incredible Jonathan. 4. The McSnorrt Reminiscent. 5. Mad Murphy's Miracle. 6. BuriedTreasure. 7. If Wishes were Horses. 8. The Devil and Digby Geste. 9. The M ule. 10. Low Finance. 11. Presentiments. 12. Dreams Come True. Spine browne... View more info

Grace Through the Years : The Story of Grace (Methodist) United Church

By: Digby). MAIR, Nathan H. MAIR, Nathan A. TURNBULL, Sandra

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 1987,:

Seller ID: 7795


(Digby). MAIR, Nathan H. Grace Through the Years : The Story of Grace (Methodist) United Church, Digby, Nova Scotia. Digby : Nathan H. Mair in co-operation with the people of Grace Church, [1987?]. Pp (2),3-44. Illustrated bySandra Turnbull. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 6.00 View more info

Gravestones of Acadie and other Essays on Local History, Genealogy and Parish Records of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia. #133 of 500

By: MORSE, William Inglis.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: A. Smith & Co, London, 1929,:

Seller ID: 100543


MORSE, William Inglis. Gravestones of Acadie and other Essays on Local History, Genealogy and Parish Records of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia. With photographs by the author. London : Printed by A. Smith & Co., 1929. "Designed by W. B. Dalton and W. H. Amery with the Assistance of the Artistic Typography Class of the Camberwell School of Arts & Crafts, London. Printed under the direction of H. G. Wicks by A. Smith & Co., 30 Sangley Road, London, S.E.6". Pp. (17),2-110,(2),+ plates. Number 133 of 500 copies. 4to, quarter-calf with red cloth boards, gilt lettering and five raised bands t... View more info

Gravestones of Acadie and other Essays on Local History, Genealogy and Parish Records of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia. #304 of 500.

By: MORSE, William Inglis

Price: $450.00

Publisher: A. Smith & Co, London, 1929,:

Seller ID: 92404


MORSE, William Inglis. Gravestones of Acadie and other Essays on Local History, Genealogy and Parish Records of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia. With photographs by the author. London : Printed by A. Smith & Co., 1929. "Designed by W. B. Dalton and W. H. Amery with the Assistance of the Artistic Typography Class of the Camberwell School of Arts & Crafts, London. Printed under the direction of H. G. Wicks by A. Smith & Co., 30 Sangley Road, London, S.E.6". Pp. (17),2-110,(2),+ plates. Number 304 of 500 copies. 4to, quarter-calf with red cloth boards, gilt lettering and five raised bands t... View more info

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Guides, All Guides : A history of Girl Guiding in Nova Scotia 1911-1977

By: HUTCHINS, Nancy Bowden

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1977,: 1977

Seller ID: 26955


HUTCHINS, Nancy Bowden. Guides, All Guides : A History of Girl Guiding in Nova Scotia 1911-1977. Research by Helen Cummings. (Halifax : "Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Ltd.", 1977). First Edition. Pp (8),1-134,(2). With 34 b&w photos as well as some other illustrations in the text. 8vo (152 x 228 mm), art-illustrated white cardcovers with red lettering to front & spine and a monochrome photo of Hutchins on the rear. Nancy Bowden Hutchins was living in Smith's Cove at the time of publication. Foreword by G. Elizabeth Gosse. 1. The Early Years; 2. Pro... View more info

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Hunting. With contributions by the Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire, Rev. E.W.L. Davis, Digby Collins, and Alfred E.T. Watson6th ed.

By: BEAUFORT, Duke of and Mowbray MORRIS Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green, and Co., London, 1891,:

Seller ID: 40973


BEAUFORT, the Duke of and Mowbray MORRIS. Hunting. With contributions by the Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire, Rev. E.W.L. Davis, Digby Collins, and Alfred E.T. Watson. With illustrations by J. Sturgess and J. Charlton. Sixth Edition. London : Longmans, Green, and Co., 1891. Pp (4), [v]-xii, [1]-373, (1), (2,ads), col.frontis. Text illustrations. 8vo, illus brown cloth. In the Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes. See Hand, A Bookman's Guide to Hunting, Shooting, Angling, and Related Subjects, B214. Cocked, edgeworn, name, else very good. 60.00 View more info