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Woman, Be Honest

By: MILLS, Sparling

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Herring Cove Press, Halifax, 1974, ISBN:0969048408:

Seller ID: 59241


MILLS, Sparling. Woman, Be Honest . Halifax : Herring Cove Press, (1974). Pp. 76. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers. Sparling Mills, (born Margaret Sparling 1940 in Wndsor, Ont.) A collection of poems by the Nova Scotian poet, divided into five sections: 1. New Rooms of Love; 2. Tall Grasses; 3 . Intricate Masonry; 4. Sleigh Bells; 5. Once Upon a Time. Lightly rubbed, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Women and Children Last : Single Mothers on Welfare in Nova Scotia.

By: BLOUIN, Barbara, with the support of The Women's Action Coalition of N S

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Barbara Blouin, Halifax, N.S., 1989,:

Seller ID: 90882


BLOUIN, Barbara, with the support of The Women's Action Coalition of Nova Scotia. Women and Children Last : Single Mothers on Welfare in Nova Scotia. (Halifax, N.S.: Barbara Blouin), February 1989. Pp (8),i-iv,1-109,(1). 4to,illustrated yellow card covers. Contents : 1. History of Single Mothers an d Welfare in Nova Scotia. 2. Methodology and Demographic Findings. 3. Poverty among Single Mothers and Their Children. 4. Child Support. 5. Unwed Mothers. 6. Work and Welfare. 7. Daycare. 8. The Career Planing with Single Parents Program. 9. Special Needs and Health. 10. Cohabitation and the Invasio... View more info

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Women at Sea in the Age of Sail. First Edition

By: BAIRD, Donal COALFLEET, Alice) FOWNES, Glorana) RYERSON, Abigail)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2001, ISBN:1551092670: 2001

Seller ID: 42820

ISBN: 1551092670


BAIRD, Donal. Women at Sea in the Age of Sail. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2001). First Edition. Pp (6).[1]-226. Maps, nearly 50 b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo illustrated pale purple cardcovers, with photo on front. Biographies of women from the Maritime Provinces of Canada who had significant experience of seafaring in the age of the merchant sailing ship. Women featured include Cora Hilton, Abigail Ryerson, Annie Cochrane, Glorana Fownes, Alice Coalfleet, Grace and Kay Ladd, and Amelia Holder. "In the late nineteenth and early twenti... View more info

Women at Sea in the Age of Sail. First Edition

By: BAIRD, Donal COALFLEET, Alice) FOWNES, Glorana) RYERSON, Abigail)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2001, ISBN:1551092670:

Seller ID: 74006


BAIRD, Donal. Women at Sea in the Age of Sail. (Halifax): Nimbus Publishing, (2001). Pp (6),[1]-226. 8vo ill. card covers. Biographies of women from the Maritime Provinces of Canada who had significant experience of seafaringin the age of the merchant sailing ship. Women featured include Cora Hilto n, Abigail Ryerson, Annie Cochrane, Glorana Fownes, Alice Coalfleet, Grace and Kay Ladd, and Amelia Holder. Bookplate, else very good. 14.00 View more info

Women at Sea in the Age of Sail. First Edition, Signed

By: BAIRD, Donal. COALFLEET, Alice). FOWNES, Glorana). RYERSON, Abigail).

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2001, ISBN:1551092670:

Seller ID: 110989


BAIRD, Donal. Women at Sea in the Age of Sail. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2001). First Edition. Pp (6).[1]-226. Maps, nearly 50 b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo illustrated pale purple cardcovers, with photo on front. Biographies of women from the Maritime Provinces of Canada who had significant experience of seafaring in the age of the merchantsailing ship. Women featured include Cora Hilton, Abigail Ryerson, Annie C ochrane, Glorana Fownes, Alice Coalfleet, Grace and Kay Ladd, and Amelia Holder. "In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Cora Hilto... View more info

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Women in Pastoral Office : The Story of Santa Prassede, Rome. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SCHAEFER, Mary M.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 116637

ISBN: 0199977623


SCHAEFER, Mary M. Women in Pastoral Office : The Story of Santa Prassede, Rome. Editor, Joyce Rilett Wood. (New York) : Oxford University Press, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (11),xii-xxi,(3),[1]-469,(4) + 31 b&w photo illustrations and diagrams. 8vo (163 X 241 mm), blue paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering to spine. Dr. Mary Martina Schaefer (b. March 25, 1936, Schenectady, New York - d. March 27, 2013, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was an author, and Professor of Liturgy at the Atlantic School of Theology in Halifax, Nova Scotia. "Mary M. Schaefer offers a groundbr... View more info

Women's Health in Atlantic Canada Trilogy

By: AMARATUNGA, Carol (ed.)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health, Halifax, 2000,:

Seller ID: 38710


AMARATUNGA, Carol (ed.). Women's Health in Atlantic Canada Trilogy. (Halifax) : Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health, (2000). Pp 105; 100;104. 8vo, card covers. Volume 1 : A Portrait of Women's Health in Atlantic Canada. Volume 2 : Inclusion : Will Our Social and Economic Strategies Tak e Us There? Volume 3 : Made to Measure : Women, Gender & Equity. Fine. the 3 volume set for 9.00 View more info

Women's Missionary Society of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, Eastern Division, 1876-1976.

By: Presbyterian Church in Canada

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Presbyterian Church in Canada PCC, 1976,:

Seller ID: 90940


(Presbyterian Church in Canada). Women's Missionary Society of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, Eastern Division, 1876-1976. N.pl.: (Presbyterian Church in Canada, 1976). Pp (4),1-78,+ 2 pp plates. 4to, blue comb-bound, white printed card covers. Contents : Foreword; List of Presidents; History ofthe Eastern Division; Historical Sketches of the Presbyterians (Cape Breto n, Halifax-Lunenburg, Miramichi, Newfoundland, Pictou, Prince Edward Island, Saint John, Truro-Wallace); Girls' Work and Childrens' Work; The “Message”; Deaconesses and Other Women Workers. Light browning to margins, else... View more info

Wood and Stone : Pictou, Nova Scotia. First Edition, Hardcover

By: Pictou Heritage Society). JENSON, L.B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Petheric, Halifax, 1972,:

Seller ID: 110662


(Pictou Heritage Society). Wood and Stone : Pictou, Nova Scotia. Drawings by L.B. Jenson; Text by the Pictou Heritage Society. [Halifax]: Petheric Press, (1972). First Edition. Pp [78]. Oblong 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Latham Brereton "Yogi" Jenson (b. May 2, 1921, Calgary - 2005). Includes drawings of John Patterson's House, Sherbrooke Cottage, Norway House, Town Hall, Dawson Stone House, The Long Stone House, Matthew Patterson's House, Abraham Patterson House, Lorrain's Inn and Tavern, Sam Turner's House, Pictou Men's Club, Judge J. Welsford Macdonald Home, J.D.B. Fras... View more info

Wood and Stone : Pictou, Nova Scotia. First Edition.

By: Pictou Heritage Society). JENSON, L.B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Petheric, Halifax, 1972,: 1972

Seller ID: 40080

ISBN: 0919380115


(Pictou Heritage Society). Wood and Stone : Pictou, Nova Scotia. Drawings by L.B. Jenson; Text by the Pictou Heritage Society. [Halifax] : Petheric Press, (1972). First Edition. "Printed by McCurdy Printing Company, Halfax, Nova Scotia". Pp [78]. Oblong 8vo (252 x 178 mm ), white plastic comb-bound art-illustrated cardcovers. Latham Brereton "Yogi" Jenson (b. May 2, 1921, Calgary - 2005).Includes drawings of John Patterson's House, Sherbrooke Cottage, Norway House, Town Hall, Dawson Stone House, The Long Stone House, Matthew Patterson's House, View more info

Wood and Stone : Pictou, Nova Scotia. Second Printing.

By: Pictou Heritage Society). JENSON, L.B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Petheric, Halifax, 1973,:

Seller ID: 60445


(Pictou Heritage Society). Wood and Stone : Pictou, Nova Scotia. Drawings by L.B. Jenson; Text by the Pictou Heritage Society. [Halifax]: Petheric Press, (1973). Second Printing. Pp [78]. Oblong 8vo, white comb-bound illustrated grey card covers with purple titles to front and spine. Latham Brereton"Yogi" Jenson (b. May 2, 1921, Calgary - 2005). Includes drawings of John Patterson's House, Sherbrooke Cottage, Norway House, Town Hall, Dawson Stone House, The Long Stone House, Matthew Patterson's House, Abraham PattersonHouse, Lorrain's Inn and Tavern, Sam Turner's House, Pictou Men's Cl... View more info

Wood Works

By: LARSON, Doris Wall) TJALSMA, H.W. SPARLING, Mary, preface

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery, Halifax, 1979,:

Seller ID: 98047


(LARSON, Doris Wall). Wood Works. (Halifax : Mount Saint Vincent UniversityArt Gallery, 1979). Pp (6). Illustrated. Large 8vo, one sheet folded twice making six panels. Includes a brief preface by Mary Sparling, Director of the M.S.V.U. Art Gallery, and a poem by H.W. Tjalsma, along with ilustrations of some of Larson's wodcuts. Dooris Wall Larson was born in 1939 in Saskatchewan. Very good. 10.00 View more info

Woodcarvers of Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia Museum Occasional Paper No.10

By: MacLAREN, George Nova Scotia Museum Occasional Paper No.10

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, 1971,:

Seller ID: 37971


MacLAREN, George. The Woodcarvers of Nova Scotia. Photos by R.E.Merrick andK.D.Gilmour. (Halifax): The Nova Scotia Museum, 1971. Pp (6),28,(2), front ispiece + 33 plates. Large 8vo, yellow card covers with black cloth-tape spine. Nova Scotia Museum Occasional Paper No.10, Historical Series No.3. With a bibliography and a list of carvers. Includes shipcarving, figureheads, &c. With frontispiece plate of the ship Caldera, and the following plates showing the figurehead of the ship Caldera, a billethead from an unknown schooner, sternboard of the ship Granville, carved pine ship's trailboard, fig... View more info

Wool at Ross Farm

By: GILMOUR, Kenneth. MERRICK, Ronald (photo).

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, 1977,:

Seller ID: 48443


GILMOUR, Kenneth. Wool at Ross Farm. Photographs by Ronald Merrick. Halifax: Nova Scotia Museum, 1977. Pp. 28. Illustrated with numerous black & whitephotographs. 8vo, tan stapled ill. card covers. Vg. Due to its small size, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 5.00 View more info

Word to Say : The Story of the Maritime Fishermen's Union. pbk.

By: CALHOUN, Sue LeBLANC, Romeo

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 1991, ISBN:0921054645:

Seller ID: 15363


CALHOUN, Sue. A Word to Say : The Story of the Maritime Fishermen's Union. Foreword by Roméo LeBlanc. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing, (1991). Pp (14),[1]-274. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Contents: 1. A Union of Fishermen; 2. The Acadian Fishery: A History of Exploration; 3. Co-operation, Concentration, and Regulation; 4. A New Acadian Nationalism; 5. Acadians on the March; 6. In Search of a Model; 7. Cionnections: A Fighting Maritime Union Is Born; 8. Wherefore Art Thou, Romeo?; 9. A Commitment to Change; 10. The Herring Makers; 11. Communism: A Herring of Another Colour; 1... View more info

Wordstruck : A Memoir. Unrevised and Unpubished Proof.

By: MacNEIL, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking , 1989,:

Seller ID: 33238


MacNEIL, Robert. Wordstruck : A Memoir. Unrevised and Unpublished Proof. N.pl.: Viking, (1989). Pp 232. 8vo, peach cardcovers. "Although I was born inMontreal, it was in Hialilax that I learned to talk and later to read and write. So it was as a Nova Scotian that I joined the English-speaking peoples: my first English came flavoured with a saltv tang and with odd names for things, like chesterfield for sofa." - p.2 Much on Halifax and environs throughout the book, with, naturally an emphasis on his early days in broadcasting. And, happily, books and reading also predominate, e.g. this ... View more info

Wordstruck : A Memoir. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MacNEIL, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking, 1989,: 1989

Seller ID: 5081

ISBN: 0670818712


MacNEIL, Robert. Wordstruck : A Memoir. (New York, Markham, Ont., &c) : Viking, (1989). First Printing. Pp (10), 1-230. With some b&w illustrations in the text. 8vo (149 x 216 mm), brown cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Robert Breckenridge Ware MacNeil, OC, (b. January 19, 1931, Montreal). "A winter's night in Halifax, Nova Scotia, half a century ago: a small boy, warm from his bath. dressed in striped flannel pajamas and a wool dressing gown, nestled among the cushions of a sofa, listens to his mother read aloud, '.. . keeping... View more info

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Wordstruck : A Memoir. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: MacNEIL, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1989,: 1989

Seller ID: 34472

ISBN: 0670818712


MacNEIL, Robert. Wordstruck : A Memoir. (New York, Markham, Ont., &c) : Viking, (1989). First Printing. Pp (10), 1-230. With some b&w illustrations in the text. 8vo (149 x 216 mm), brown cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Robert Breckenridge Ware MacNeil, OC, (b. January 19, 1931, Montreal). "A winter's night in Halifax, Nova Scotia, half a century ago: a small boy, warm from his bath. dressed in striped flannel pajamas and a wool dressing gown, nestled among the cushions of a sofa, listens to his mother read aloud, '.. . keeping... View more info

Wordstruck : A Memoir. Second Printing in dustjacket

By: MacNEIL, Robert

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Viking, 1989,: 1989

Seller ID: 5082

ISBN: 0670818712


MacNEIL, Robert. Wordstruck : A Memoir. (New York, Markham, Ont., &c) : Viking, (1989). Second Printing. Pp (10), 1-230. Illustrations in the text. 8vo (148 x 215 mm), brown cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Robert Breckenridge Ware MacNeil, OC, (b. January 19, 1931, Montreal). "A winter's night in Halifax, Nova Scotia, half a century ago: a small boy, warm from his bath. dressed in striped flannel pajamas and a wool dressing gown, nestled among the cushions of a sofa, listens to his mother read aloud, ".. . keeping nothing back... View more info

Work, Workers, Works : Rearranging the Land : 10 October - 23 November 1997

By: GARVEY, Susan Gibson (curator) BEAN, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, N.S., 1997, ISBN:0770306632:

Seller ID: 107156


GARVEY, Susan Gibson (curator). Work, Workers, Works : Rearranging the Land: 10 October - 23 November 1997. Curated by Susan Gibson Garvey with Essay s by Robert Bean and Susan Gibson Garvey. (Halifax, N.S.: Dalhousie University Art Gallery, 1997). Pp (1),2-32. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black with blank spine. Contents : Foreword (by Mern O.Brien); Introduction: the W&orks (by Susan Gibson Garvey); Work, Workers, Works: Rearranging the Land (by Robert Bean); Artists' Biographies and List of Works : Robert Bean, Edward Burtynsky, Blake Fitzpatrick, Geoff... View more info