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Along the Streets of Guysborough. First Edition

By: COOK, Christopher A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Casket Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd., Antigonish, N.S., 2000, ISBN:0968737900:

Seller ID: 112082


COOK, Christopher A. Along the Streets of Guysborough. (Antigonish, N.S.: Printed by The Casket Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd., 2000). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-188,(4). With 56 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Acknoledgements; Introduction; Our Earliest Beginnings; Soundthe Battle Cry; The Loyalist Settlers; A New Home in the Wilderness; Commu nity Metamorphosis; Main Street; Church Street; Broad Street; Prince Street; King Street; Court Lane; Queen Street; Pleasant Street; Russel Lane; Gree... View more info

Black Loyalists of Nova Scotia : Tracing the History of Tracadie Loyalists 1776-1787. Curatorial Report 91. First Edition

By: ROBERTSON, Carmelita

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, 2000, ISBN:0888716338:

Seller ID: 83722


ROBERTSON, Carmelita. Black Loyalists of Nova Scotia : Tracing the History of Tracadie Loyalists 1776-1787. Curatorial Report 91. Halifax: Nova ScotiaMuseum, 2000. First Edition. Pp (6),7-146,(1). Illustrated. Index. 4to, bl ack coil binding, black and grey printed card covers. Contents : Preface : Remembering Black Loyalists, Black Communities. Introduction. 1. Black Loyalists from New York to Port Mouton, Nova Scotia, 1783. 2. Black Loyalists of Guysborough, 1776-1785. 3. Black Loyalists ofTracadie, Nova Scotia, 1787.Appendices: A. Name Variations of Tracadie Land Grantees B. Table of Ships ... View more info

Development of Sherbrooke Village to 1880

By: GRANT, John N. Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly 02:1 offprint

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, 1972,:

Seller ID: 19889


GRANT, John N. The Development of Sherbrooke Village to 1880. (Halifax : Nova Scotia Museum, 1972). Pp 1-15,(1). 8vo, stapled yellow card covers. Reprinted from the Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol.2, No.1, March 1972. John Norman Grant (b. 1946, Antigonish, Nova Scotia). Name, else very good. 7.00 View more info

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Get Out In Guysborough County : Overland, Undersea, Through Water. First Edition

By: Canoeing - Guysborough County, Nova Scotia]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Guysborough County Regional Development Authority, Guysborough, NS, 2004, ISBN:0973536209: 2004

Seller ID: 96247

ISBN: 0973536209


[Guysborough County, Nova Scotia]. Get Out In Guysborough County : Overland, Undersea, Through Water. (Guysborough, N.S.) : Guysborough County Regional Development Authority, (2004). First Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada by Sentinel Printing Limited" in Yarmouth. Pp. (3),4-136. Illustrated with 81 colour photos. With many colour maps in the text. 8vo (141 x 215 mm), photo- illustrated blue cardcovers, with white lettering to spine. Co-authored by Craig Gallant, Lisa Jarvis, and Renée Arseneault. "This guide to Guysborough County, over water, under sea and acro... View more info

Gold Mining and Milling in the Sherbrooke Gold District 1861-1906

By: KUUSISTO, Kathy Moggridge Nova Scotia Museum Complex Curatorial Report Number 58

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum Complex, 1979,:

Seller ID: 102401


KUUSISTO, Kathy Moggridge. Gold Mining and Milling in the Sherbrooke Gold District 1861-1906. Researched and written by Kathy Moggridge Kuusisto. Sherbrooke, N.S.: Sherbrooke Village Restoration Project / Nova Scotia Museum Complex, n.d. [ca 1979 : Preface dated December 1978]. Pp (6),3-169,(1). Illustrated. 4to, black plastic comb bound, illustrated orange card covers, lettered in black. Nova Scotia Museum Complex Curatorial Report Number 58. Contents : 1. Introductory Summary. 2. An Overview of Gold Mining in the Sherbrooke Gold District, 1861-1906. 3. Phase One, 1861-1872: The First Eleven ... View more info

Gunner Ferguson's Diary : The Diary of Gunner Frank Byron Ferguson, 1st Canadian Siege Battery, Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1915-1918. First Edition

By: FERGUSON, Frank Byron). ROGERS, Peter G., (ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport , 1985, ISBN:0889992959: 1985

Seller ID: 6590

ISBN: 0889992959


(FERGUSON, Frank Byron). ROGERS, Peter G., (ed.). Gunner Ferguson's Diary : The Diary of Gunner Frank Byron Ferguson, 1st Canadian Siege Battery, Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1915-1918. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1985). First Edition. Pp (3),4-156. With 2 b&w photos in text. 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers, white spine with black lettering. Tennyson, The Canadian Experience of the Great War : A Guide to Memoirs 714. Ferguson (1890-1975) born in Goldboro, Guysborough Co., lived in Brooklyn, N.Y. for a long stretch (owned & operated a repai... View more info

Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. Blue cloth, as is.

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Markland Publishing Company, 1903,:

Seller ID: 93090


McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. Pp (2),3-603,(5), frontispiece + 121 p. of black and white plates, maps and charts. Large 8vo, blue cloth with black decoration and borders to front, gilt lettering to spine, all edges dyed red. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 194. Chapters: 1. History of Nova Scotia; 2. Geology of Nova Scotia; 3. Introduction to the County Histories; 4. History of Annapolis ... View more info

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Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. First Edition

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Markland Publishing Company, 1903,: 1903

Seller ID: 89129


McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: "Published by the Markland Publishing Company", 1903. First Edition. "Printed by Hammond Press, W.B. Conkey Company, Chicago". Pp (2),[1]-603,(7) + portrait frontispiece + 73 leaves of plates. Map. Large thick 8vo, brown (with dark greenish hue) pebbled cloth with gilt decoration of a viking ship to front board, gilt lettering to spine, all edges dyed red. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald, Bibliograp... View more info

Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. First Edition, black half-calf

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1903,:

Seller ID: 60342


McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-603,(7) + portrait frontispiece + 73 leaves of plates. Map. Large thick 8vo, bound in black half leather with original green cloth boards, gilt Viking ship to front board. all edges red. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald,Bibliography of Victoria County, 194. Chapters: 1. History of Nova Scotia; 2. Geology of Nova Scotia; 3. Introduction to the County Histories; 4. His ... View more info

Markland or Nova Scotia. Blue cloth

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Markland Publishing Company, 1903,:

Seller ID: 14814


McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. Pp (2),3-603,(5), frontispiece + 121 p. of black and white plates, maps and charts. Large 8vo, blue cloth with black decoration and borders to front, gilt lettering to spine. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 194.Chapters: 1. History of Nova Scotia; 2. Geology of Nova Scotia; 3. Introdu ction to the County Histories; 4. History of Annapolis County; 5. Gold Mine... View more info

Minor and Trace Element Variations in Wisconsinian Tills, Eastern Shore Region, Nova Scotia.

By: STEA, R.R., and J.H. FOWLER

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, Halifax , 1979,:

Seller ID: 82323


STEA, R.R., and J.H. FOWLER. Minor and Trace Element Variations in Wisconsinian Tills, Eastern Shore Region, Nova Scotia. Halifax : Province of Nova Scotia, Department of Mines, 1979. Pp (6),1-30,+ 3 large colour folding mapsto rear pocket. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled printed white and blue card cove rs in a plastic jacket. Nova Scotia Department of Mines Paper 79-4. Very good. 40.00 View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol. 2, No. 1, March 1972,

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly LEEFE, John NIGHTINGALE, Marie STEPHENS, David E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1972,:

Seller ID: 35744


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 2, No. 1, March 1972. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1972. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp (4),1-97,(1). 8vo, yellow-gold cardcovers, plain spine. Contents : John N.Grant's "The Development of Sherbrooke Village to 1880" (pp.1-15); Marie Nightingale's "The General Store'" (pp.17-29); R.E. Inglis' "The Ox Case" (pp.31-40); "King's and Dalhousie : An Early Attempt at University Consolidation in Nova Scotia" by John Leefe (pp.41-54); David E. Stephens' "For... View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol. 4, No. 4, December 1974

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly LEEFE, John TOLSON, Elsie Churchill GRANT, Laurier C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1974,:

Seller ID: 105786


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 4, No. 4, December 1974. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1974. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp (4),327-422. 8vo, green cardcovers, blank spine. "Nova Scotia and the Acadian Problem: 1710-1755" byJohn Leefe (pp.327-343); "The Journal of Helen Sophia Perry : Winter of 19 09-10" edited by Lawrence Kent Sweeney (pp.345-353); "Education in Old and New Scotland" by James Scotland (pp.355-371, Pictou Academy, Thomas McCulloch, St. Francis Xavier, Dalhousie, teaching as a &#... View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol. 6, No. 2, June 1976

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly SHERWOOD, Roland H. CAMPBELL, Bertha CAMERON, J.M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1976,:

Seller ID: 105763


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 6, No. 2, June 1976. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1976. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp.(4),109-230,(2). 8vo, wine cardcovers. Of nautical interest: "They Built a Fortune" by Roland H. Sherwood (pp.109-118, primarily on Ewan Clarke Crerar and Daniel Crerar, sea captains of Pictou in the 19th century, ships mentioned include the Lord Ashburton [wrecked off Grand Manan, January 1857], the Athol, and the Wolfe [builtat Brandy Cove, N.B.]); "A Shipbuilding Document from Sherbrook... View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol. 6, No. 4, December 1976

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly TANNER, Dwight SMITH, Titus) GILL, Valentine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1976,:

Seller ID: 33391


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 6, No. 4, December 1976. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1976. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp.(4),349-456. 8vo, wine cardcovers. Dwight Tanner's "Young Teazer : The Making of a Myth" ( pp.405-412, on the American privateering schooner and the continued sightings (or 'sightings') of same after her destruction on June 26, 1813 in Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia) Also : Leone B. Cousins' "Woman of the Year - 1842" (pp.349-373,on Elizabeth Ruggles Raymond [b. April 29, 1817 - d. 1908] ... View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. Vol. 9, No. 1, March 1979

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly BOUCHER, Neil BLAKELEY, Phyllis PUNCH, Terrence M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1979,:

Seller ID: 105630


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 9, No. 1, March 1979. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1979. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp (4),1-98. 8vo, pale green cardcovers. Contents : "Francis Green - 'A Suffering Loyalist and Friend to the British Government'" by Phyllis Blakeley (pp.1-14); "The Surettes of EelBrook and Their Descendants" by Neil Boucher (pp.15-24, with a little gene alogical material); "A Political Scholarship" by E. L. Eaton (pp.25-35, on the history of the Sir Frederick Borden Scholarship... View more info

Pioneers and Descendants of Eastern Nova Scotia During the 1800s and Early1900s..

By: MacMILLAN, Arnold J.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: 1978,:

Seller ID: 36020


MacMILLAN, Arnold J. The Pioneers and Descendants of Eastern Nova Scotia During the 1800s and Early 1900s. [N.pl.: N.pub, n.d. - early 1980s?]/ Pp [1]-115,(1). Some double column. Illustrated. 4to, blue card covers, black lettering to front cover, blank spine. Includes genealogical charts and local history. Of nautical interest : "Sea Captains and Shipwrecks" (pp.96-98). My Beginnings; My Birthplace; Isaac's Harbour, N.S. & Reuben H. MacMillan; Soldier John MacMillan; Squire John MacMillan; Catherine MacGregor; Jessie Ann MacMillan, Duncan MacMillan; Lester Giffin; Cecil Giffin; Giffin... View more info

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Plans of Gold Districts of Nova Scotia

By: Geological Survey of Canada.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa, 1899,:

Seller ID: 69408


(Geological Survey of Canada). Set of nine maps (with geological sections) published between 1899 and 1904, and of the nine principal gold producing districts of Nova Scotia. Lithographed, with some salient geological features coloured. These maps comprising: "Plan and Section Fifteen-Mile Gold District, Halifax County, N. S." "Plan and Section Lawrencetown Gold District, Halifax County, N. S." "Plan and Sections Waverley Gold District, Halifax Co. Nova Scotia" "Plan and Section Tangier Gold District, Halifax Co. Nova Scotia" "Plan and Section South Uniacke ... View more info

Seiners. First Edition

By: CONNOLLY, James B.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1904,:

Seller ID: 27090


CONNOLLY, James B. The Seiners. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, (May) 1904. First Printing. Pp (6), v-vi, (2), 1-314, (2,ads), (2), frontispiece. 8vo, illustrated green cloth, t.e.g. A novel of the Gloucester fishermen, in 39 chapters, including Chapter 37. The Girl in Canso; 18. A Brush with the Yachting Fleet; 25. Trouble with the Dominion Cutters; 31. The Start of the Race. "It was only a few days before this that the new vessel of Mr. Withrow's, built by him, as everybody supposed, for Maurice Blake, had been towed around from Essex, and I remember how Maurice stood on the dock tha... View more info

Seiners. Later printing

By: CONNOLLY, James B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1905,:

Seller ID: 27091


CONNOLLY, James B. The Seiners. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905. Later Printing. Pp (2), v-vi, (2), 1-314. 8vo, red cloth. A novel of the Gloucester fishermen, in 39 chapters, including Chapter 37. The Girl in Canso;18. A Brush with the Yachting Fleet; 25. Trouble with the Dominion Cutters ; 31. The Start of the Race. "It was only a few days before this that the new vessel of Mr. Withrow's, built by him, as everybody supposed, for Maurice Blake, had been towed around from Essex, and I remember how Maurice stoodon the dock that afternoon and looked her over. There was not a bolt or... View more info