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A Romance of the Halifax Disaster. First Edition

By: BELL, F. McKelvey

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Royal Print & Litho Limited, Halifax, 1918,: 1918

Seller ID: 16390


BELL, F. McKelvey, Lt.-Col. A Romance of the Halifax Disaster. Halifax : "Published by The Royal Print & Litho Limited", 1918. First Edition. Pp (84) + 16 leaves of plates + folding map (410 x 375 mm) at rear. 8vo (160 x 268 mm), illustrated grey cardcovers, with blue, black & yellow illustration to front cover, blank spine, yapped edges. Tennyson, The Canadian Experience of the Great War : A Guide to Memoirs 217., Watters p.247, Rhodenizer p.807. Lieutenant-Colonel Frederick McKelvey Bell, A.D.M.S. (b. April 10, 1878, Kingston, Ontario - d. January 6, 1931,... View more info

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A Sentinel on the Street : St. Matthew's United Church Halifax 1749-1999 First Edition

By: TOWNSEND, Elizabeth MORGAN, Laura B. FINGARD, Judith. MORGAN, Graham.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 1999, ISBN:1551092883: 1999

Seller ID: 40208

ISBN: 1551092883


TOWNSEND, Elizabeth, Laura B. MORGAN, Judith FINGARD and Graham MORGAN. With Margaret C. FAY and Shelley Davis FINSON. A Sentinel on the Street : St. Matthew's United Church, Halifax, 1749-1999. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing Ltd., (1999). First Printing. Pp. (7),viii-xii,1-193,(3). With 43 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo (163 x 238 mm), purple art- and photo-illustrated cardcovers, with white lettering to spine, yellow lettering to covers. The history of the downtown Halifax mainstay. "For over 140 years, St. Matthew's Church has ... View more info

A Ship Portrait : A Novella-In-Verse. First Edition in dustjacket

By: THURSTON, Harry O'BRIEN, John

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2005, ISBN:1554470064: 2005

Seller ID: 76469

ISBN: 1554470064


THURSTON, Harry. A Ship Portrait : A Novella-In-Verse. Kentville, Nova Scotia : Gaspereau Press, Printers & Publishers, 2005. First Printing. Pp (6),7-94,(2). Illustrated with four colour reproductions of John O'Brien's paintings. 8vo (136 x 216 mm), printed dark grey & gold cardcovers. The text is printed in both black & blue. Harry Kenneth Thurston (b. March 3, 1950, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia). "A Ship Portrait is a tribute to the life and art of John O'Brien, nineteenth-century painter of ships. Built upon two voices, O'Brien's and the poet's, t... View more info

A Ship Portrait : A Novella-In-Verse. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: THURSTON, Harry O'BRIEN, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2005, ISBN:1554470064: 2005

Seller ID: 100552

ISBN: 1554470064


THURSTON, Harry. A Ship Portrait : A Novella-In-Verse. Kentville, Nova Scotia : Gaspereau Press, Printers & Publishers, 2005. First Printing. Pp (6),7-94,(2). Illustrated with four colour reproductions of John O'Brien's paintings. 8vo (136 x 216 mm), printed dark grey & gold cardcovers. The text is printed in both black & blue. Harry Kenneth Thurston (b. March 3, 1950, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia). "A Ship Portrait is a tribute to the life and art of John O'Brien, nineteenth-century painter of ships. Built upon two voices, O'Brien's and the poet's, t... View more info

A Summary Report on the Seas and Advancing Technology.

By: GRANT, D.A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Maritime Command, Operational Research Board, 1972,: 1972

Seller ID: 29885


GRANT, D.A. A Summary Report on the Seas and Advancing Technology. Halifax : Maritime Command, Operational Research Board, 1972. Pp 36. Large 8vo, printed cardcovers. "This report is a portion of continuing studies of the maritime environment, and it is being distributed as background reading primarily for sailors and airmen who monitor the seas and coastlines. Because of the inland implications pertaining the [sic] health and condition of the seas, the topic may also be of interest to those who have never seen salt waters." - Foreword. Ex-library. 15.00 View more info

A'Way Back Then ...... and Now. pbk.

By: SIROY, Sadie DAVIDSON, Barbara

Price: $14.00

Publisher: 1991,:

Seller ID: 85496


SIROY, Sadie. A'Way Back Then ...... and Now. Illustrated by Barbara Davidson. N.pl.: n.pub., 1991. First Printing. Pp (5),1-33,(2). Illustrated. Map.Double Column. 8vo, illustrated light blue stapled card covers. Notes of p eople and events in the communities of Uniacke District just outside Halifax. Spine and edges sunned, else very good. 14.00 View more info

Abbaye d'Ardenne June 1944 : Twenty Canadian Prisoners of War / Abbaye d'Ardenne Juin 1944 : 20 prisonniers de guerre Canadiens.

By: CAMPBELL, Ian J., and Robert L. BENNETT.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: L'Association des Amis du Canada,, Buron, Calvados, France , 1984,:

Seller ID: 93020


CAMPBELL, Ian J., and Robert L. BENNETT. Abbaye d'Ardenne June 1944 : Twenty Canadian Prisoners of War / Abbaye d'Ardenne Juin 1944 : 20 prisonniers de guerre Canadiens. Buron, Calvados, France : L'Association des Amis du Canada, 1984. Pp [1]-19,(2),[1]-19. Illustrated. Map. 8vo, illustrated grey stapled card covers. “The text of this narrative was written by Ian J. Campbell with the assistance of Robert L. Bennett and was translated into French by André Heintz and Paul L. Bennett. Artwork by Lili Cronembourg.” “Most ofthe men in this story were Maritimers. CpJ Joseph Maclntyre and Pte ... View more info

Abbe Maillard and Halifax,

By: BURNS, John E., Rev. MAILLARD, Pierre Antoine Simon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canadian Catholic Historical Association, 1937,:

Seller ID: 112944


BURNS, John E., Rev. The Abbé Maillard and Halifax. Reprinted from the Report of the Canadian Catholic Historical Association for 1936 - 1937. Pp (2),3-12 including covers. 8vo, stapled wrappers, lettered in black. "This paper is based on the will of the Abbé Maillard, which, with several codicils, is preserved in the Court House at Halifax, and on the Minutes of the Governor's Council, which are to be found in the Archives of Nova Scotia. These documents have been used in an article on Maillard in "Nova Francia", Vol. II, Nos. 3 and 4, by the R. P. Albert Dvid, of the Holy Ghost... View more info

Ability, Integrity, Walter Fitzgerald, A Record of Service, Liberal Halifax-Chebucto.

By: FITZGERALD, Walter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Printed by Speedy Print Ltd. For the Halifax-Chebucto Liberal Association, Halifax , 1974,:

Seller ID: 85763


(FITZGERALD, Walter). Ability, Integrity, Walter Fitzgerald, A Record of Service, Liberal Halifax-Chebucto. [Halifax] : (Printed by Speedy Print Ltd. For the Halifax-Chebucto Liberal Association), n.d. [1974]. An 8.5 by 11 inch sheet, folded into an 8.5 by 3.75 inch brochure. An illustrated political campaign brochure promoting the election of Halifax Mayor Walter Fitzgerald as MLA for Halifax-Chebucto in 1974. Very good. 8.00 View more info

Aboriginal Fishing Rights. pb.

By: SHARMA, Parnesh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fernwood, 1998, ISBN:1895686989:

Seller ID: 35889


SHARMA, Parnesh. Aboriginal Fishing Rights : Laws, Courts and Politics. Halifax: Fernwood Publishing, (1998). Pp 104. 8vo, ill. card covers. "This book examines the nature of aboriginal fishing rights before and after the Sparrow decision from a perspective of whether disadvantaged groups are able to use the law to advance their causes of social progress and equality. It includes interviews with the key players in the fishing industry, the Musqueam Indian Band, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the commercial industry." -from the cover. Vg. 15.00 View more info

About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It.

By: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Halifax Board of Trade, Halifax, N.S., 1908,:

Seller ID: 97368


(Halifax, N.S.). About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It. Halifax, N.S.: Presented by The Halifax Board of Trade, 1908. Pp [1]-32,+ folding map at rear. Illustrated. Index. Small 8vo, brown stapled card covers, red and grey illustration and lettering to front cover. Contents : Words of Introduction; Public Buildings; The Park; The Public Gardens; The Harbor, Arm and Basin; Good Points of View; The Army and Navy; Around the Environs, Driving and About; Educational Institutions; The Churches; The Cities o... View more info

About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It.

By: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Halifax Board of Trade, Halifax, N.S., 1908,:

Seller ID: 97313


(Halifax, N.S.). About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It. Halifax, N.S.: Presented by The Halifax Board of Trade, 1908. Pp [1]-32,+ folding map at rear. Illustrated. Index. Small 8vo, green stapled card, red and white illustration and lettering to front cover. Contents : Words of Introduction; Public Buildings; The Park; The Public Gardens; The Harbor, Arm andBasin; Good Points of View; The Army and Navy; Around the Environs, Drivin g and About; Educational Institutions; The Churches; The Cities of the ... View more info

Above-ground Production of Marsh Cordgrass (Sartina alterniflora) Near the Northern End of Its Range

By: HATCHER, B.G. MANN, K.H. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Volume 32:1

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University, Halifax, 1975,:

Seller ID: 69558


HATCHER, B.G.. Above-ground Production of Marsh Cordgrass (Sartina alterniflora) Near the Northern End of Its Range. Halifax: Dalhousie University, (1975). Pp. 83-87. Reprint from Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Volume 32, no. 1. Large 8vo, stapled green card covers. Vg. 5.00 View more info

Abstract of Mines Regulation Acts. with General Rules, and Special Rules,

By: Mining - Nova Acotia

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Halifax, N.S. , 1883,:

Seller ID: 104885


(Mining - Nova Acotia). Mining Abstract of Mines Regulation Acts. with General Rules, and Special Rules, of _________. In the two ruled spaces after the second "of" is written in pen, the following: "Princess Pit, Sydney Mines". Halifax, N.S. : A. & W. Mackinlay, 1883. Pp (2),[3]-32.12mo, plain wrappers. Sections include: Definitions; Employment of Boys; Wages; Prohibitionof Single Shafts; Inspection; Coroners; Ventilation; Withdrawal of Workmen in case of Danger; Safety Lamps; Gunpowder; Banksmen and Onsetters; and ma ny more. A recent note found with this item, has " Hugh... View more info

Abundance, Habitat, Reproduction and Morphology of Forest-Dwelling Small Mammals

By: KIRKLAND, Gordon L., Jr., and David F. SCHMIDT Canadian Field-Naturalist 096:02 SCHMIDT, David F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1982,:

Seller ID: 20851


KIRKLAND, Gordon L., Jr., and David F. SCHMIDT. "Abundance, Habitat, Reproduction and Morphology of Forest-Dwelling Small Mammals of Nova Scotia and Southeastern New Brunswick". An article in The Canadian Field-Naturalist, Vol.96, No.2, April-June 1982, pp.156-162, map. Double column. Pp (issue) 127-254. Illustrated. 8vo (190 x 254 mm), white cardcovers, with black lettering to spine, with a b&w photo of a blue-spotted salamander on the front cover, taken by R.E. Merrick of Halifax. Contents (articles) : Growth of Painted Turtles, Chrysemys picta, in Manitoba and Louisiana (by Donald R... View more info

Academic Arithmetic

By: KENNEDY, W.T O'HEARN, Peter.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: T.C. Allen, 1898,:

Seller ID: 37508


KENNEDY, W.T. and Peter O'HEARN. Academic Arithmetic, Being Part Four of the Progressive School Series of Arithmetics. Halifax: T.C. Allen, (1898). Pp143. Small 8vo, maroon cloth. Progressive School Series. Hinges tender, co vers rubbed, some pencilling, else good. 15.00 View more info

Academy Annual : Christmas 1911

By: Halifax Academy)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Students of Halifax Academy, Halifax, 1911,:

Seller ID: 53760


(Halifax Academy). The Academy Annual : Christmas 1911. Halifax: Students of Halifax Academy, 1911. Pp. 54. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled white paper covers, gilt and blue decoration and titles to front. The Christmas issue of the publication by the Halifax Academy including short stories, sports, classpictures and school notes. Tears to head and tail of spine, soiling to top of front cover, two short tears, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Academy Annual, Christmas, 1912, No. 17

By: Halifax County Academy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Halifax Academy Academy, Halifax , 1912,:

Seller ID: 81284


(Halifax County Academy). The Academy Annual, Christmas, 1912, No. 17. Discimus Facere Faciensdo. Halifax : Published by the Students, Halifax County Academy, 1912. Pp (6),[1]-64,(4), frontis + 7 plates. Advertisements. 8vo, off-white card covers, printed in gold and blue. Editor-in-Chief, CatherineHenrion. Along with the regular academic sections, articles of interest in clude : “A Century Ago and Now, (1812-1912)”; “Heroism”; “A Journey Up Country”; “The Manufacture of Sugar” (pp. 22-25); “My Impressions of the middleCanadian West” by Lionel Shatford (pp. 27-30); “A Voy... View more info

Academy Broadcast Vol. 1 No. I March 1933

By: Halifax Academy)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1933,:

Seller ID: 51992


(HALIFAX ACADEMY). The Academy Broadcast Vol. 1 No. I March 1933. [Halifax]: n. p., 1933. Pp. 32. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled light brown paper covers with school crest to front. The premier issue of the publication by the Halifax Grammar School including short stories, sports and school notes. Previous owner's name typewritten in several places, covers lightly rubbed, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Academy Broadcast Vol. I No. 2 June 1933

By: HALIFAX ACADEMY)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1933,:

Seller ID: 51993


(HALIFAX ACADEMY). The Academy Broadcast Vol. I No. 2 June 1933. [Halifax]:n. p., 1933. Pp. 32. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled orange paper covers with sc hool crest to front. A publication by the Halifax Grammar School including short stories, sports and school notes. Includes numerous autographs of teachers and pupils. Some fading to spine and edges, small tear to fore-edge, three lines of notations to the front cover expunged, previous owner's nameinked to front, else vg. 30.00 View more info