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Windham Hill is Home : A Rogers Genealogy.

By: NIEMAN, Alice Rogers.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Halcraft Printers Inc.,, Halifax, N.S., 1989,:

Seller ID: 92748


NIEMAN, Alice Rogers. Windham Hill is Home : A Rogers Genealogy. Halifax, N.S.: Halcraft Printers Inc., 1989. Pp [1]-126, Illustrated. 8vo, blue tartan card covers. Contents : 1. James Rogers to John Rogers. 2. Rolen Rogers, Sr. of Kings Co., Nova Scotia to Joseph Rogers. 3. Family of Elisha Rogers.4. James V. Rogers and All His Descendants to 1988. Penned name, else very good. 100.00 View more info

Window on the Past: The Story of the Halifax Wesleyan Female Benevolent MacINNES, Christine. Window on the Past : The Story of the Halifax Wesleyan Female Benevolent Society organized at Zoar Chapel, Halifax, November 5, 1816

By: MacINNES, Christine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Maritime Conference United Church Women, 1816,:

Seller ID: 2893


MacINNES, Christine. Window on the Past : The Story of the Halifax WesleyanFemale Benevolent Society organized at Zoar Chapel, Halifax, November 5, 1 816. N.pl.: Maritime Conference United Church Women, November 5, 1966. Pp 16. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Windsor Group of the Mahone Bay Area, Nova Scotia

By: GILES, P. S. Nova Scotia Department of Mines and Energy, Paper 81-3)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Department of Mines and Energy, Halifax, 1981,:

Seller ID: 67714


GILES, P. S. The Windsor Group of the Mahone Bay Area, Nova Scotia . Halifax: Nova Scotia Department of Mines and Energy, 1981. Pp. (4),1-51,(1), + 1 folding chart in pouch at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled printed white andblue card covers. Nova Scotia Department of Mines and Energy Paper 81-30. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Windsor, Nova Scotia. Dedicated to History, Literature and Commerce.

By: Windsor, Nova Scotia

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Windsor Tribune Publishing Co., Windsor, N.S., 1900,:

Seller ID: 92599


(Windsor, Nova Scotia). Windsor, Nova Scotia. Dedicated to History, Literature and Commerce. (Windsor, N.S.: Windsor Tribune Publishing Co. Ltd.), n.d. [ca 1900]. Pp [1]-10,(10). Illustrated. Advertisements. 8vo, illustrated pale blue stapled wrappers. Cover title : Windsor-on-Avon. Compliments of the Board of Trade. Includes photos of King's College, Convocation Hall, “Sam Slick” House, Fort Edwards, Avon Falls. Windsor Academy, Canadian Bank ofCommerce, the J.B. Black Residence, Union Bank of Halifax, Dimock & Armstr ong store, W.H. Roach & Co. Store, Bridges on Avon (front cover), Three... View more info

Windward Mark. Signed

By: BELL, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Apollo, Halifax, N.S., 1965,:

Seller ID: 87967


BELL, James. Windward Mark. Halifax, N.S.: Apollo, 5 March, 1965. Pp (8). 8vo, white stapled card covers. “Edited by S.E. Sprott, Apollo is an independent literary unperiodical.” A poem by James Bell about a yacht race in theHalifax, Nova Scotia, area. Very good. Signed without inscription by the a uthor. 25.00 View more info

Windward Rock : Poems. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: LESLIE, Kenneth

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company, New York, 1934,: 1934

Seller ID: 78366


LESLIE, Kenneth. Windward Rock : Poems. New York : The Macmillan Company, (April) 1934. First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-viii,(2),1-61,(1). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Laugher p.309, Watters p. 113, Rhodenizer p.928. Kenneth Leslie (b. October 31, 1892, Pictou, Nova Scotia - d. October 6, 1974, Halifax) Canadian poet and political activist. A Christian socialist, he was given the nickname, "God's Red Poet.". Includes: "The Shanachie Man: A Train Rhythm. To Robert Norwood", beginning with the line, "On the road to Macaan" , View more info

Windywhistle. First Edition in dustjacket,

By: MacDONALD, Zillah Katherine

Price: $80.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, New York / London , 1929,:

Seller ID: 82122


MacDONALD, Zillah K. Windywhistle. New York / London : D. Appleton and Company, 1929. Pp (8),1-[227],(5), frontispiece. 8vo, orange cloth, blue lettering to front board and spine. Laugher p.338, Rhodenizer p.421. Not in Watters. (MacDonald b, Halifax 1885 - d. 1979.) "A young Canadian girl, newly arrived from her farm home to make her way in New York City, is the heroine of this intriguing story. How Thistle Throckmorton, by means of her own industry and pluck, makes a beginning in the career she has chosen, and how shefigures in a delightful circle of friends, is told in absorbing chapter... View more info

Wineries & Wine Country of Nova Scotia

By: WOOD, Sean P.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2006, ISBN:1551095734:

Seller ID: 80392


WOOD, Sean P. Wineries & Wine Country of Nova Scotia. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing, (2006). First Edition. Pp (2),iii-iv,1-108. Illustrated. Maps. 4to, illustrated card covers. "Arguably the oldest wine-producing region in North America, Nova Scotia now boasts a wide selection of traditional cool-climate wine varieties, as well as notable dessert wines - especially the exquisite icewines, which are among the best in the world. Equally appealing is the wine country itself. From the rocky South Shore to the lush Annapolis Valley and the picturesque Northumberland Strait, Nova Scotia's scene... View more info

Winged Words : Sir Winston Churchill as Writer and Speaker. First Edition

By: STEWART, Herbert Leslie STEWART, H.L. CHURCHILL, Winston

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto , 1953,:

Seller ID: 4576


STEWART, Herbert Leslie. Winged Words : Sir Winston Churchill as Writer andSpeaker. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (October 1953). First Edition. Pp (4 ),v-vii,(1),1-114,(6). 8vo, red cloth. Watters p.942, Rhodenizer p.1028. "[...] In the title of which he applies Homer's phrase in reference to to advice given times of national crisis to the skilful use of language by Winston Churchill in similar modern situations." - Rhodenizer. Herbert Leslie Stewart, (b. March 31, 1882, Cairncastle, County Antrim, Ireland - d. 19 September 19, 1953, Halifax, Nova Scotia), philosopher, teacher, author ... View more info

Winged Words : Sir Winston Churchill as Writer and Speaker. First Edition in dustjacket

By: STEWART, Herbert Leslie STEWART, H.L. CHURCHILL, Winston

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1953,:

Seller ID: 4575


STEWART, Herbert Leslie. Winged Words : Sir Winston Churchill as Writer andSpeaker. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (October 1953). First Edition. Pp (4 ),v-vii,(1),1-114,(6). 8vo, red cloth. Watters p.942, Rhodenizer p.1028. "[...] In the title of which he applies Homer's phrase in reference to to advice given times of national crisis to the skilful use of language by Winston Churchill in similar modern situations." - Rhodenizer. Herbert Leslie Stewart, (b. March 31, 1882, Cairncastle, County Antrim, Ireland - d. 19 September 19, 1953, Halifax, Nova Scotia), philosopher, teacher, author ... View more info

Wings over Water : Water Birds of the Atlantic. in dj

By: TINGLEY, Stuart and Wayne BARRETT BARRETT, Wayne BARRETT, Wayne, photos

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, 1991, ISBN:0921054874:

Seller ID: 7805


TINGLEY, Stuart and Wayne BARRETT. Wings over Water : Water Birds of the Atlantic. (Halifax): Nimbus Publishing, (1991). Pp (7),8-[104]. Oblong 8vo, black cloth. Text by Tingley, colour photography by Barrett. Vg in dj. 17.50 View more info

Winter Visions : prints by James Shirley

By: SHIRLEY, James)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, 1975,:

Seller ID: 98046


(SHIRLEY, James). Winter Visions : prints by James Shirley. Halifax : Dalhousie Art Gallery, n.d. [ca 1975]. Pp (1),1-10,(1) including covers. Illustrated. 12mo, illustrated black stapled card covers. Includes a two-page Background section by the arist James Shirley. "I am black. I was born in 1944 in the South Bronx of New York City, an area noted for such things as its high infant mortality and crime rate. [...] I amj married. My wife Susan is also a painter whose work and mind have inspired me. We moved to Nova Scotia four years ago quite ignorant of the environment and culture of this ... View more info

Winter's Tale : The Wreck of the Florizel. 1st ed in dj

By: BROWN, Cassie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Toronto, 1976, ISBN:0385125704:

Seller ID: 5987


BROWN, Cassie. A Winter's Tale: The Wreck of the Florizel. Toronto: Doubleday Canada Limited / Garden City : Doubleday & Company Inc., 1976. First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xi,(3),3-276 + 16 pp photos. Map. 8vo, blue cloth. "It wasa snowy, stormy nigth, that February 23, 1918, when the sturdy S.S. Floriz el steamed out of St. John's harbor, bound for Halifax and New York. Captain William Martin, a cautious and competent skipper, encountered sish ice and heavy winds as he headed down the treacherous Newfoundland coast. But these circumstances did not account for the ship's slow speed. Just before... View more info

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Witch of the Westcot : A Tale of Nova Scotia, in three cantos; and other Waste Leaves of Literature. First Edition

By: SHIELS, Andrew. HOWE, Joseph

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Joseph Howe, Halifax, 1831,:

Seller ID: 74612


SHIELS, Andrew. The Witch of the Westcot : A Tale of Nova Scotia, in three cantos; and other Waste Leaves of Literature . Halifax: printed and published by Joseph Howe, 1831. First Edition. Pp. (10),[1]-213,(11) of notes at rear. 8vo, brown papercovered boards with green cloth spine. Binding repaired, new title label, some marginal smudging and foxing, a couple of spots toboards, else very good in original boards. Scarce. 2,500.00 TPL 1671, Long , Nova Scotia Authors and Their Work: A Bibliography of the Province p.212 Rhodenizer p. 837, Watters p.182. For more on Andrew Shiels ( b. March 12, ... View more info

Witchcraft : Tales, Beliefs, and Superstitions from the Maritimes. pbk.

By: CROFT, Clary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2010, ISBN:9781551097862:

Seller ID: 89397


CROFT, Clary. Witchcraft : Tales, Beliefs, and Superstitions from the Maritimes. (Halifax): Nimbus, (2010). Pp. (6),1-169,(1). 8vo, illustrated red card covers. "In 'Witchcraft', folklorist Clary Croft explores the many examples of witchcraft identified in the Maritiems and explains their cultural origins -- Scottis, Mi'kmaq, Acadian, German, among others. He finds examples of spells, charms, and superstitions involving everything from animal horns and blood to salt and mmilk. Croft also traces witchcraft's more official history from the Maritimes' first witch trial in 1684 -- the trial of... View more info

With H.M.S. Dragon Around the New World 1930-1932

By: H.M..S. Dragon) SPOONER, E. J.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Flood & Son, Ltd., The Borough Press, Lowestoft, 1932,:

Seller ID: 106107


(H.M..S. Dragon). With H.M.S. "Dragon" Around the New World 1930-1932. (Lowestoft : Printed by Flood & Son, Ltd., The Borough Press), n.d. [1932?]. Pp(6),vii-xi,(1),[1]-156,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering a nd crest to front board and spine. Not in O'Dea or Hallett, Bermuda in Print (2nd. ed). Contents : Foreword by Captain E.J. Spooner, D.S.O., R.N. ; Preface; I. South America Cruise; II. Bermuda and Jamaica; III. West Indian Island Cruise; IV. Bermuda the Second; V. West Coast, North America; VI. Bermuda the Third; VII. Second Island Cruise; VIII. Bermuda Final and ... View more info

With a heigh-heigh-ho: Stories and verse for children. Pbk

By: CREIGHTON, Helen JOHNSON, Bill

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, 1986,:

Seller ID: 7511


CREIGHTON, Helen. With a heigh-heigh-ho. Stories and verse for children. Halifax : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1986). Pp (4),5-54,(2). Oblong 8vo, card covers. Illustrated by Bill Johnson. Vg. 5.00 View more info

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With Gun and Rod in Canada. First British Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: MOORE, Phil M. MOORE, Phil M.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1922,:

Seller ID: 46117


MOORE, Phil M. With Gun and Rod in Canada. London : Jonathan Cape, (1922). First UK Edition. Pp. 261. Frontis with [15] pp. of photographs taken by the author. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Laugher p.397, Hand, A Bookman's Guide to Hunting, Shooting, Angling, and Related Subjects, M501. Spine ends rubbed, some light speckling to fore-edge, panels browned, else vg in edgeworn, tape repaired dustjacket. Author's signed gift inscription to flyleaf reads: "On March 5th 1930 - it being Ash Wednesday - I take great pleasure in autographing this book for a very old camp-mat... View more info

With You Alway : The Life of a South China Missionary

By: OLDFIELD, Mabel Dimock SNEAD, Alfred C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Christian Publications, Inc, 1958,:

Seller ID: 1442


OLDFIELD, Mabel Dimock. With You Alway : The Life of a South China Missionary. "Obtainable from Christian Publications, Inc. ...Harrisburg,Pa.... or from Mrs W.H.Oldfield, 10 Carteret St., Halifax, N.S.,Canada." "Printed for the author by Halcraft Printing Ltd.,Halifax." 1958. Pp (12),9-252,(2). 8vo, illustrated off-white wrappers. This very well-travelled woman was born in Hants County, N.S in 1878. Watters p.557. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Within Thy Heart. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: MURPHY, W. Leo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1953,:

Seller ID: 39170


MURPHY, W. Leo. Within Thy Heart. Halifax : Mitchell Press, 1953. pp (6),156,(2). 8vo. maroon cloth. A religious novel set in N.T. times. Laugher p 413, Watters p.351. William Leo Murphy (b.1899, Halifax, N.S.). Very good in poor dustjacket (with a few pieces missing). Inscribed and signed by the author. 25.00 View more info