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Address by Mr. J. H. Plummer, President Dominion Steel Corporation, Limited, at King's College Encaenia, 14th May, 1914

By: PLUMMER, J. H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1914,:

Seller ID: 57155


PLUMMER, J. H. Address by Mr. J. H. Plummer, President Dominion Steel Corporation, Limited, at King's College Encaenia, 14th May, 1914 . [N.pl.: N.pub], 1914. Pp. 12. 8vo, printed brown stapled card covers. An address by the President of Dominion Steel, promoting how "Nova Scotia will offer great advantages in cheapness of raw material and in low cost transportation to foreign markets. For exports of manufactured goods that are chiefly made of iron and steel...Nova Scotia will have special advantages." - from p. 6. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Address Delivered at the Opening of the Twenty-Sixth Session of the Nova Scotian Institute of Natural Science

By: MacGREGOR, J.G Nova Scotian Institute of Natural Science.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: William MacNab, Halifax , 1888,:

Seller ID: 41341


MacGREGOR, J.G. Address Delivered at the Opening of the Twenty-Sixth Session of the Nova Scotian Institute of Natural Science. Halifax : Printed by William MacNab, 1888. Pp 12. 8vo, printed wraps. Two-inch splits to head and tail of spine, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Address to the Nova Scotian Institute of Science read at the Opening Meeting of Session, 1894-95, November 12th, 1894

By: LAWSON, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Printing Company, 1894,:

Seller ID: 49698


LAWSON, George. Address to the Nova Scotian Institute of Science read at the Opening Meeting of Session, 1894-95, November 12th, 1894. Halifax: Nova Scotia Printing Company, 1894. Pp. 24. 8vo, tan printed card covers. Some smudges to front cover (old glue?), three inch tear to lower front, previous owner's name inked to front cover, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Address to the Nova Scotian Institute of Science read at the Opening Meeting of Session, 1894-95, November 12th, 1894

By: LAWSON, George

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Printing Company, 1894,:

Seller ID: 68563


LAWSON, George. Address to the Nova Scotian Institute of Science read at the Opening Meeting of Session, 1894-95, November 12th, 1894. Halifax: Nova Scotia Printing Company, 1894. Pp. 24. 8vo, tan printed card covers. Tear totail of spine, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Addresses / Legislative and Other Addresses

By: TORY, James Cranswick, Hon.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Mortimer Company Limited, Ottawa, 1932,:

Seller ID: 1482


TORY, James Cranswick, Hon. Addresses. Ottawa, The Mortimer Company Limited, n.d. [1932]. Pp (6),v-vii,(1),291,(1) + portrat frontispiece. 8vo, half navy-blue leather, blue cloth bds, gilt lettering to spine. Spine reads: "Legislative and Other Addresses -- J.C. Tory". James Cranswick Tory (b. August 12, 1862, Port Shoreham, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia - d. October 16,1944, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was a Nova Scotian M.L.A. from 1911 to 1923 an d Lieutenant-Governor from 1925 to 1930. Topics included : Steam Trawling (pp.1-32), the Guysboro Railway (pp.57-119), the Halifax Tramway and... View more info

Addresses / Legislative and Other Addresses

By: TORY, James Cranswick, Hon.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Mortimer Company Limited, Ottawa, 1932,:

Seller ID: 107638


TORY, James Cranswick, Hon. Addresses. Ottawa, The Mortimer Company Limited, n.d. [1932]. Pp (6),v-vii,(1),291,(1) + portrat frontispiece. 8vo, half navy-blue leather, blue cloth bds, gilt lettering to spine. Spine reads: "Legislative and Other Addresses -- J.C. Tory". Watters p.643. James CranswickTory (b. August 12, 1862, Port Shoreham, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia - d. October 16, 1944, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was a Nova Scotian M.L.A. from 1911 to 1923 and Lieutenant-Governor from 1925 to 1930. Topics included : Steam Trawling (pp.1-32), the Guysboro Railway (pp.57-119), the Halif... View more info

Addresses delivered at the Unveiling of the Memorial Tablet to Commemorate the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Convening of the First General Assembly in Nova Scotia

By: Nova Scotia - General Assembly - Memorial WEIR, W.A. HAZEN, J.B. MURRAY, G.H.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Commissioner of Public Works and Mines, King's Printer, Halifax, N.S., 1912,:

Seller ID: 91321


(Nova Scotia – General Assembly - Memorial). Addresses delivered at the Unveiling of the Memorial Tablet to Commemorate the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Convening of the First General Assembly in Nova Scotia. Halifax, N.S.: The Commissioner of Public Works and Mines, King's Printer, 1912. Pp [1]-56. 8vo, decorated white card covers. Cover title : Province ofNova Scotia 1758-1908. Contents : Prefatory Note; The Unveiling and Openin g Address of Mr. Justice Drysdale; Address of Chief Justice Townshend; Address of Lieutenant-Governor Fraser; Address of J.N. Armstrong; Address of ... View more info

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Adele Hugo - La Miserable. First Edition, Paperback.

By: DOW, Leslie Smith HUGO, Adele

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Goose Lane, Fredericton, 1993, ISBN:0864921683:

Seller ID: 68113


DOW, Leslie Smith. Adèle Hugo - La Misérable. (Fredericton, New Brunswick) : Goose Lane, (1993). First Printing. [Number line down to 2 is indicative of a first printing]. Pp (8),ix-xxi,22-194,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, map-illustrated blue and cream cardcovers. "When Victor Hugo died in 1885, the worldwas shocked to discover that he had a lone survivor: his daughter Adèle, i ncarcerated in an asylum for insane gentlewomen. Adèle Hugo was an accomplished, intelligent, and ambitious young woman whose potential shrank with every year she spent under her tyrannical father's roof. At thirty-th... View more info

Admiral of the Fleet, Sir Provo W. P. Wallis ; A Memoir. First Edition.

By: BRIGHTON, J.G.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co,, London, 1892,:

Seller ID: 110936


BRIGHTON, J.G., m.d. Admiral of the Fleet, Sir Provo W. P. Wallis ; A Memoir. With Numerous Illustrations, Charts, &c. London : Hutchinson & Co., 1892. First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xiv,(2),[3]-299,(3) + portrait frontispiece. The 13 plates (two of which are charts) are included in the pagination. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt device to front board, gilt lettering to spine, t.e.g. Catalogue of the Library of the National Maritime Museum, Vol 2. Biography 1412; Perrin, Admiralty Library : Subject Catalogue of Printed Books : Part I : Historical Section, p.57; Myron Smith, The American Navy, 1789-1860 : A... View more info

Adult Education Among The Negroes of Nova Scotia.

By: SHAND, Gwendolyn V.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Institute of Public Affairs, Halifax, 1961,:

Seller ID: 37474


SHAND, Gwendolyn V. Adult Education Among The Negroes of Nova Scotia. Reprinted from Journal of Education. Halifax : Institute of Public Affairs, Dalhousie University, Bulletin One, 1961. Pp 3-13,(1). 8vo, yellow card covers.Cover smudged, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Adult Education Nova Scotia. Vol. 1, Nos. 1-2, Vol. 2, Nos. 1-2, 4, 7, 10-12, Vol. 3, Nos 1-5, 8, November 1964 to September 1966. [15 issues].

By: Nova Scotia - Adult Education

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Adult Education Division, Department of Education, Halifax, 1964,:

Seller ID: 86885


(Nova Scotia – Adult Education). Adult Education Nova Scotia. Vol. 1, Nos. 1-2, Vol. 2, Nos. 1-2, 4, 7, 10-12, Vol. 3, Nos 1-5, 8, November 1964 to September 1966. [15 issues]. (Halifax : Adult Education Division, Department of Education, 1964-1966). Pp (4) per issue. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, folded sheet. A monthly newsletter of adult education in Nova Scotia. Some articles of interest : University of Kings College Will Honor Rev. W.P. Oliver (Vol. 1. No. 1); Children's Theatre (by Genevieve Archibald, Vol. 2, No. 1); TV Teaching (Vol. 2, No. 2); Adult Education Director Leaves for ... View more info

Advantages of a Bridge at Quebec. (To the Editor of the Quebec Morning Chronicle.

By: Quebec Bridge

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Quebec Morning Chronicle, Quebec, 1887,:

Seller ID: 94314


(Quebec Bridge). Advantages of a Bridge at Quebec. (To the Editor of the Quebec Morning Chronicle.) (Quebec : Quebec Morning Chronicle, 1887). Broadside (approx 7 by 18 inches), printed one side only on pale blue-grey paper. A broadside reproducing three letters to the Quebec Morning Chronicle, signed “M.” and dated 27th December 1886, 3rd January 1887, and 22nd February 1887, along with an excerpt from the Halifax Critic (undated). These lettersurge the building of a bridge across the St. Lawrence River between Levis and Quebec City. First proposed in 1852, the idea was periodically reviv... View more info

Adventure in the Night Sky

By: PATTERSON, Dave Newwaves Series KAULBACH, Kathy R.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, 1991,:

Seller ID: 11379


PATTERSON, Dave. Adventure in the Night Sky. Illustrations by Kathy R. Kaulbach. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing, (1991). Pp (6),[1]-87,(1). 8vo, card covers. In the Newwaves series. "In this fantasy, the legendary Greek hunterOrion and his faithful hound, Sirius, draw a young Prince Edward Island gi rl into an adventure among the constellations." - from r.cover. Name, else vg. 5.00 View more info

Adventures at Sea : True gripping stories of men and ships. First Edition

By: GRANT, Francis W. BERNIER, J.E.).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1983, ISBN:0889992096:

Seller ID: 15120


GRANT, Francis W. Adventures at Sea : True gripping stories of men and ships. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1983). First Printing. Pp (3),4-95,(1). 8vo,yellow card covers, black lettering to front cover and spine.Contents : Mid-Ocean Meeting; The Ordeal of the Gipsy; The Tragedy of the Transport Harpooner; Without an Anchor; The Only Seven-Masted Schooner [theThomas W. Lawson]; Homicide on the Halifax Brig Rival; The Fate of the Bea utiful Baker Palmer; Greed and Guilt on the High Seas; The Dastardly Mutinyon the Veronica; A Tale of the Sea; The Amazing Career of Captain Joseph E .... View more info

Adventures of a Parish Priest. First Edition

By: CAMPBELL, Colin

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1983, ISBN:0889991936:

Seller ID: 12288


CAMPBELL, Colin. Adventures of a Parish Priest. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1983). First Printing. Pp (3),4-120. 8vo, illustrated cream card covers. (b. 1931, Antigonish, Nova Scotia - d. January 17, 2012, Halifax), was the seventh bishop of the Diocese of Antigonish. "Colin Campbell was born in Antigonish, Nova Scotia the youngest son of seven children, but grew up in Halifax and attended local schools there. Since ordination at Saint Thomas Aquinas Church in 1956, he has enjoyed a varied career. After assisting at Saint Mary's Cathedral (1956-58), and at Saint Catherine's P... View more info

Adventures of a Parish Priest. First Edition, signed.

By: CAMPBELL, Colin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1983, ISBN:0889991936:

Seller ID: 112489


CAMPBELL, Colin. Adventures of a Parish Priest. Hantsport, N.S. : Lancelot Press Limited, (1983). First Printing. Pp (3),4-120. 8vo, illustrated creamcard covers. (b. 1931, Antigonish, Nova Scotia - d. January 17, 2012, Hali fax), was the seventh bishop of the Diocese of Antigonish. "Colin Campbell was born in Antigonish, Nova Scotia the youngest son of seven children, butgrew up in Halifax and attended local schools there. Since ordination at S aint Thomas Aquinas Church in 1956, he has enjoyed a varied career. After assisting at Saint Mary's Cathedral (1956-58), and at Saint Catherine's ... View more info

Adventures of Captain Haylestone. 1st in dj

By: EASTON, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGrawHill Ryerson, 1975,:

Seller ID: 17430


EASTON, Alan. The Adventures of Captain Haylestone. Tor.: McGrawHill Ryerson, (1975). First Printing. Pp (8),9-171,(1). 8vo, blue cloth. "In this veryfunny book Alan Easton gives us four great new comic characters - Captain Hiram Haylestone, his mate, his engineer, and his ship, the Maid of Jeddore. Up and down the East Coast from Halifax to the Caribbean, Captain Haylestone carries freight in his old, wooden double-ender. - from the dj." Vg in dj (1 inch tear to rear panel). 20.00 View more info

Adventures, Blizzards, and Coastal Calamities. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe SLOCUM, Joshua) DARLING, Grace ROWSON, Susanna

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1978, ISBN:0396076343:

Seller ID: 32026


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Adventures, Blizzards, and Coastal Calamities. New York : Dodd, Mead, (1978). First Printing. Pp 275 + 8 p of plates. 8vo, green cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Another selection of nautical prodigies and oddities selected and retold by the prolific Mr. Snow. This time including the fate ofthe Mary Celeste (pp.158-176), the appalling wreck of the White Star liner Atlantic near Halifax(pp.91-99; the history of Minot's Light (pp.57-77), J oshua Slocum (pp.100-110) and the loss of the Thomas W. Lawson (1907, pp.22... View more info

Aequanimitas : With other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine. 2nd ed, 8th printing

By: KELLY, Arthur D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1977,:

Seller ID: 114562


KELLY, Arthur D. Aequanimitas. [Toronto] : Published privately, 1977. FirstEdition. "Layout and Lithography H.F.P. Lithography Limited, Ajax, Ontario ; Bindery by Canadian Bookcraft, Ajax, Ontario". Pp (4),i-vi,(2),1-396,(8) + b&w portrait photo [opp. p.vi].. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Arthur Dill Kelly, O.C., M.B., D.Sc. LL.D. (b. March 15, 1901, Toronto - d. December 13, 1976. A collection of short pieces, signed ADK, that originally appeared in the Canadian Medical Association Journal from the mid '60s through the early '70s. I chanced upon a local interest one, ... View more info

Aeroplane Photographs. Series B.

By: Aeroplane Photographs

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Musson Book Company , Toronto , 1943,:

Seller ID: 84970


(Aeroplane Photographs). Aeroplane Photographs. Series B. Toronto : The Musson Book Company Ltd., Publishers, n.d. [1940s]. Pp (16). Illustrated. Large 8vo [a 50 by 35 inch sheet folded into a 9 by 11 inch size], illustrated wrappers. Printed on one side of the sheet only. Containing reproductions of the following Allied and enemy planes : British planes (Avro “Lancaster”;Handley-Page “Halifax”; Short “Stirling”; Short “Sunderland”). American pl anes (Boeing B-17D “Fortress I”; Boeing B-17F “Fortress II”; Brewster SB2A-1 “Bermuda”; Consolidated PBY-5 “Catalina”;... View more info