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Charlotte County : Rich Indeed : A History from Prehistoric Times Through the Civil War.

By: AILSWORTH, Timothy S., Ann P. KELLER, Lura B. NICHOLS and Barbara R. WALKERKELLER, Ann P. NICHOLS, Lura B. WALKER, Barbara R.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Charlotte County Board of Supervisors, 1979,:

Seller ID: 47818


AILSWORTH, Timothy S., Ann P. KELLER, Lura B. NICHOLS and Barbara R. WALKER. Charlotte County: Rich Indeed : A History from Prehistoric Times Through the Civil War. Charlotte County, Virginia: The Charlotte County Board of Supervisors, 1979. Pp. 588, with two folded maps in rear pouch. Illustrated. 8vo, orange cloth, gilt crest to front. A comprehensive history of Charlotte County with detailed appendices, including a listing of the names of public servants, politicians, members of the militia, freed slaves, merchants and various other categories. Vg in spine faded dj (quarter-inch section chi... View more info

Cheticamp : Its Pioneers. First Edition, Signed

By: LeBLANC, Jean-Doris

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Société St-Pierre, 1983,:

Seller ID: 61603


LeBLANC, Jean-Doris. Cheticamp : Its Pioneers. N. pl. : La Société St-Pierre, January 1983. First Edition. Pp. 20 leaves, type-written on lone side only. 4to, blue photo-illustrated cardcovers, white plastic comb-bound spine.Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 3788. Cover adds: Les Trois Pignons - Siège Soci al - Société St-Pierre - Chéticamp, N-E. A short address given at an historical conference in Glace Bay in 1981 on the first settlers of Chéticamp, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. On the "les 24 Vieux" : Pierre Bois, Pierre Aucoin,Joseph Boudreau, Joseph Gaudet, Paul Chiasson, Basile Chiass... View more info

Chronicles of the Maltmen Craft in Glasgow 1605-1879. presentation bookplate signed by author

By: DOUIE, Robert

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Aird & Coghill, Printers, Glasgow, 1879,:

Seller ID: 101862


DOUIE, Robert. Chronicles of the Maltmen Craft in Glasgow 1605-1879. With Appendix Containing: The Constitution of the Craft Reconised and Establishedby Letter of Guildry, Parliament, Town Councils, and Archbishop's Charter, Etc. Glasgow : Aird & Coghill, Printers, MDCCCLXXIX [1879]. Pp (4),[5]-196 , frontispiece. Index. Large 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering and crest tofront board, gilt ettering to spine, top edge gilt, decorated black border s to both boads, bevellled edges. Contents : Introductory — Memorials of Ancient Glasgow — A Bishop's Burgh — Burgh of Regality — Royal Burgh;... View more info

Clan Gillean

By: SINCLAIR, A. MacLean, Rev.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Haszard and Moore, Charlottetown , 1899,:

Seller ID: 5217


SINCLAIR, A. Maclean, Rev. The Clan Gillean. Charlottetown : Haszard and Moore, 1899. Pp [i]-xii,[1]-529,(5), frontis + 2 colour plates [Maclean tartan and Maclean (Hunting) tartan]. 8vo, original green pressed cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge gilt. Watters p.578. Contents : 1. Introduction.2. Origin of the Clan Gillean. 3. The First Eight Chiefs. 4. Hector Odhar and Lachlan Cattanach. 5. Hector Mor and Hector Og. 6. Sir Lachlan Mor. 7. Hector Og and Hector Mor. 8. Sir Lachlan and His Sons. 9. Sir John and Sir Hector. 10. Genealogy of the Macleans of Duart. 11. The Macleans and Maclain... View more info

Clansmen of Nova Scotia

By: HALIBURTON, Gordon M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: 1979,:

Seller ID: 7074


HALIBURTON, Gordon M. Clansmen of Nova Scotia. (Halifax) : Petheric Press, 1979. Pp (8),1-104. Small 8vo, white and red card covers. Short sketches of: Rev. James D. MacGregor (1759-1830), Rev. Duncan Ross (1769-1834), Rev. Thomas McCulloch (1776-1843), Bishop William Fraser (1779-1851), Dr. Alexander Macdonald (1782-1859), Hon. Alexander Stewart (1794-1865), Bishop ColinFrancis MacKinnon (1810-1879), George Munro (1825-1896), Bishop John Camer on (1827-1910), Hon. James McDonald (1828-1912), Rev. George Munro Grant (18351902), Hon. Duncan Fraser (1845-1910), Sir Wallace Nesbit Graham (1848-19... View more info

Cochran-Inglis Family of Halifax.

By: EATON, Arthur Wentworth Hamilton, Rev.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: C.H. Ruggles & Co., Halifax, N.S., 1999,:

Seller ID: 95295


EATON, Arthur Wentworth Hamilton, Rev. The Cochran - Inglis Family of Halifax. Halifax, N.S.: C.H. Ruggles & Co., 1899. Pp (2),[1]-18. 8vo, cream printed stitched card covers. Laid in are two autographs of Rupert D. George who was Provincial Secretary for Nova Scotia for a period of 25 years. Tears along spine, binding shaky, covers rubbed, penned name, else good. With a printed addenda sheet laid in, along with two signatures of Rupert D. Georgecut out from documents (1820-1821) laid in. Very scarce. As is. 140.00 View more info

Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society Volume 17

By: HOWE, Joseph, Major Joseph Plimsoll EDWARDS, Harry PIERS, et al. EDWARDS, Joseph Plimsoll, Major PIERS, Harry LYNCH, Peter

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Society / Wm. MacNab and Son, Halifax, 1913,:

Seller ID: 73517


(HOWE, Joseph, Major Joseph Plimsoll EDWARDS, Harry PIERS, et al.). Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume XVII . Halifax: Wm. Macnab and Son / Nova Scotia Historical Society, 1913. Pp. [i]-xx,(4),[1]-225,(1), + 47 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, grey printed paper covered boards.Contents: Hon. Sir Charles J. Townsend's "Memoir of the Life of the Honour able William Blowers Bliss" (23-46), James D. Ritchie's "Notes on Thomas Williams of Annapolis Royal" (47-50), Moses H. Nickerson's "A Short Note on the Yarmouth 'Runic Stone'" (51-52), Harry Piers's &... View more info

Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society Volume 17

By: EDWARDS, Joseph Plimsoll, et al.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Wm. Macnab and Son / Nova Scotia Historical Society,, Halifax:, 1913,:

Seller ID: 79841


(EDWARDS, Joseph Plimsoll, et al.). Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume XVII . Halifax: Wm. Macnab and Son / Nova Scotia Historical Society, 1913. Pp. [i]-xx,(4),[1]-225,(1), + 47 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents: Hon. Sir Charles J. Townsend's "Memoir of the Life of the Honour able William Blowers Bliss"(23-46), James D. Ritchie's "Notes on Thomas Williams of Annapolis Royal" (47-50), Moses H. Nickerson's "A Short Note on the Yarmouth 'Runic Stone'" (51-52), Harry Piers's "Remarks on the Fletcher ... View more info

Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society Volume 30

By: Nova Scotia Historical Society WAINWRIGHT, Kennedy B. HARVEY, D.C. HATTIE, R.M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Society / Halcraft Printing Limited, Halifax, 1954,:

Seller ID: 16174


Nova Scotia Historical Society. Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society, Vol.30. Halifax : The Nova Scotia Historical Society, "Printed for the Society by the Halcraft Printing Limited" [sic]. 1954. Pp (4),v-xix,(1),[1]-229,(3). 8vo, grey paper-covered boards. D.C. Harvey's "Sir William Alexander and Nova Scotia" (Tennyson 586, pp.1-26); George T. Bates' "John Gorham, 1709-1751: An Outline of His Activities in Nova Scotia, 1744-1751" (of Gorham's Rangers fame, pp.27-77); Rev. Kennedy B. Wainwright's "A Comparative Study in Nova Scotian Rural Economy 1788-1... View more info

Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 43

By: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society CUTHBERTSON, Brian C. FINGARD, Judith BECK, J. Murray

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Halifax, 1991,:

Seller ID: 77496


Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society. Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 43. Halifax: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, 1991. Pp. [i]-vii,(1),[1]-203,(5). 8vo, white card covers. Contents: 1. "University Women of the Great War Generation" by Judith Fingard; 2. "JamesCranswick Tory: The Premier Who Never Was" by J. Murray Beck; 3. "'Someone wants the Doctor': Maria L. Angwin, M.D. (1849-1898)" by Lois K. Kernaghan ; 4. "To Promote the Purity of Elections: The Conduct of Elections from Representative to Responsible Government" by B... View more info

Colonial Grandeur in Philadelphia : The House and Furniture of General JohnCadwalader. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WAINWRIGHT, Nicholas B. DU PONT, Henry Francis, foreword

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1964,:

Seller ID: 111775


WAINWRIGHT, Nicholas B. Colonial Grandeur in Philadelphia : The House and Furniture of General John Cadwalader. Foreword by Henry Francis du Pont. Philadelphia : The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1964. First Edition. Pp(2),i-xii,(2).1-169,(1). Illustrated. Index. Endpaper Maps. 4to, black clo th spine, red marbled paper covered boards, gilt letterng to spine and to black cloth label to front board. "Here for the first time is an account of how a great Philadelphia mansion was decorated and furnished in colonial times. Based on documentary evidence, this story takes the reader inside ... View more info

Come From Away. 1st UK in dj. inscribed.

By: MACFARLANE, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scribners, London, 1991, ISBN:0356202577:

Seller ID: 75152


MACFARLANE, David. Come From Away . (London): Scribners, (1991). First UK Printing. Pp. (10),[1]-224,(6). Illustrated. Decorated endpapers. 8vo, lightblue cloth spine with dark blue paper covered boards, gilt lettering to sp ine. Macfarlane's survey of the Newfoundland colonial experience by tracingthe history of his ancestors. Previous owner's name inked discreetly to ff ep, else vg in clean, crisp, unclipped dj. Signed and inscribed by Macfarlane on the title page. 30.00 View more info

Compilation of the Original Lists of Protestant Immigrants to South Carolina, 1763-1773

By: REVILL, Janie, comp.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD, 1974, ISBN:0806305991:

Seller ID: 74756


REVILL, Janie, comp. A Compilation of the Original Lists of Protestant Immigrants to South Carolina, 1763-1773 . Compiled by Janie Revill. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1974. Pp. [1]-163,(5). 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A very handy genealogical reference directed towards families of mid-eighteenth century North Carolinian Protestant ancestry, with names, ages, land grant sizes and locations, and other pertinent information relating to settlers of the region in the years prior to the outbreak of the Revolutionary War. Faint soiling to front board, previou... View more info

Cotton Genealogy

By: HEBB, Margaret G.B. (Small).

Price: $135.00

Publisher: 1974,:

Seller ID: 94538


HEBB, Margaret G.B. (Small). [Cotton Genealogy]. N.pl.: n.pub., (May 1974).Pp (4),2-61 leaves, printed one side only. 4to, blue card covers with Cott on coat-of-arms to front, blue cloth tape spine. A genealogy of the Cotton family of Prince Edward Island. No title to cover and no title page. Rubbed, penned name, else very good. Scarce. 135.00 View more info

Creek Indian History : A Historical Narrative of the Genealogy, Traditions and Downfall of the Ispocoga or Creek Indian Tribe of Indians. First Edition in dustjacket

By: STIGGINS, George. WYMAN, William Stokes. BROWN, Virginia Pounds.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Birmingham Public Library Press, Birmingham, Alabama, 1990, ISBN:0942301153:

Seller ID: 114948


STIGGINS, George. Creek Indian History : A Historical Narrative of the Genealogy, Traditions and Downfall of the Ispocoga or Creek Indian Tribe of Indians. By One of the Tribe, George Stiggins (1788-1845). Introduction and Notes by William Stokes Wyman (1830-1915). Edited by Virginia Pounds Brown. (Birmingham, Alabama) : Birmingham Public Library Press, (1990). First Printing. Pp (6),7-176. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, grey cloth spine, brown cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 50.00 "George Stiggins, a Creek Indian half blood living in Alabama, wrote this ... View more info

Croatian Migration To and From the United States, 1900-1914. pbk.

By: KRALJIC, Frances

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ragusan Press, Palo Alto, CA, 1978, ISBN:0918660041:

Seller ID: 83517


KRALJIC, Frances. Croatian Migration To and From the United States, 1900-1914 . Palo Alto, CA: Ragusan Press, (1978). Pp. (2),iii-vii,(1),1-113,(3). 4to, blue card covers. Contents: 1. The Background of Croatian Emigration; 2. The Extent and Characteristics of Croatian Repatriation; 3. Austro-Hungarian Policy Toward Emigration and Repatriation; 4. The Influence of the Croatian Repatriate; 5. Conclusions. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Crowe Family. Draft Copy - Aug 21 1996

By: WILE, Jane (comp.)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Jane Wile, Belmont, N.S., 1996,:

Seller ID: 108756


WILE, Jane (comp.). The Crowe Family. Draft Copy - Aug 21 1996. Compiled byJane Wile. (Belmont, N.S.: Jane Wile, 1996). Pp 1-188, (40, index) leaves, printed one side only. 4to, black comb bound, pale grey card covers, black lettering to white label pasted to front cover. A draft copy of the geneal ogy of John Crowe (born about 1715, Ireland) who arrived at Halifax, Nova Scotia with his family on Oct. 9 1761 with the ship "Hopewell". He spent some time in Windsor, Hants County, before he settled at Portipique [sic Portapique] in Colchester County. It is unknown if his wife came to Nova... View more info

Crozier Family : One Branch Descended from James Crozier Who Became a Member of the Masonic Lodge of St. John, Dublin, Ireland, in 1808 and Whose Descendants Settled on Prince Edward Island, Canada.

By: FOULKE, Roy A. (comp.)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Roy A. Foulke, Bronxville, N.Y., 1976,:

Seller ID: 94272


FOULKE, Roy A. (comp.). Crozier Family : One Branch Descended from James Crozier Who Became a Member of the Masonic Lodge of St. John, Dublin, Ireland, in 1808 and Whose Descendants Settled on Prince Edward Island, Canada. Bronxville, N.Y.: (Roy A. Foulke), 1976. Pp (4),[i]-xix,(1),[1]-97,(7),+ 4 ppplates. Index. 8vo, blue printed card covers. Light damp-spotting, penned name, else very good. 65.00 View more info

Crozier Family : One Branch Descended from James Crozier Who Became a Member of the Masonic Lodge of St. John, Dublin, Ireland, in 1808 and Whose Descendants Settled on Prince Edward Island, Canada. Second Edition, signed by compiler

By: FOULKE, Roy A. (comp.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Roy A. Foulke, Bronxville, N.Y., 1979,:

Seller ID: 109854


FOULKE, Roy A. (comp.). Crozier Family : One Branch Descended from James Crozier Who Became a Member of the Masonic Lodge of St. John, Dublin, Ireland, in 1808 and Whose Descendants Settled on Prince Edward Island, Canada. Second Edition, Revised and Updated. Bronxville, N.Y.: (Roy A. Foulke), 1979.Pp (8),v-xxv,(3),3-124,(6),+ 8 pp plates. Map. Index. 8vo, cream card cove rs, lettered in black. Contents : James Crozier, who joined the Masonic Order in Dublin, Ireland, in 1808, and his descendants who are listed in this Genealogy; Preface to First Edition; Preface to Second Edition; Note for th... View more info

Curtis of Colchester : A Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Charles Edward Curtis and his wife Jane Davison, Progenitors of the Curtis Family of Portaupique, Londonderry Township, County of Colchester, Nova Scotia. First Edition

By: JOWSEY, Joan (Curtis).

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Joan (Curtis) Jowse, Aylmer, QC , 1980, ISBN:0969051905: 1980

Seller ID: 94270

ISBN: 0969051905


JOWSEY, Joan (Curtis). Curtis of Colchester : A Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Charles Edward Curtis and his wife Jane Davison, Progenitors of the Curtis Family of Portaupique, Londonderry Township, County of Colchester, Nova Scotia. (Aylmer, Quebec : Joan (Curtis) Jowsey, 1980). First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-v,(3),1-495,(5). With 315 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. Maps. Index. Large 8vo (220 x 287 mm), maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Joan Ann Jowsey née Curtis (b. August 15, 1934, Toronto - d. June 19, 1997, Truro, No... View more info