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200 Plus Years on Lahave Islands, Nova Scotia, Recipes & Traditions. These memories of Lahave Islands and area were gathered to support the Lahave Islands Marine Museum

By: Lahave Islands, N.S. - Cookbook)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gateway Publishing Co. Ltd., Winnipeg, Manitoba, 2006,:

Seller ID: 111843


(Lahave Islands, N.S. - Cookbook). 200 Plus Years on Lahave Islands, Nova Scotia, Recipes & Traditions. These memories of Lahave Islands and area weregathered to support the Lahave Islands Marine Museum. (Winnipeg, Manitoba : Gateway Publishing Co. Ltd., 2006). Pp (20),1-122,(10), + 8 section separators. 8vo, black spiral binding, illustrated tan card covers, lettered in brown. Divided into three sections : 20 pages of local history, ec.; 122 pages of recipes; and 10 pages of cooking tips. The Lahave section contains :Introduction; "The Kitchen", "My Kitchen Prayer", and "A... View more info

225 Years in Chester Basin 1760-1985. First Edition in dustjacket, Triple signed

By: BACKMAN, Everett M., FITCH, Catherine ELDRIDGE, Richard E.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1985,:

Seller ID: 20947


BACKMAN, Everett M., Catherine FITCH and Richard E. ELDRIDGE. 225 Years in Chester Basin 1760-1985. (Halifax : Wm. MacNab & Son Ltd., 1985). First Edition."Printed in Canada by Wm. MacNab & Son Limited, Halifax, Nova Scotia".Pp (4),1-103,(5). Double column. With over 150 monochrome photos as well a s other illustrations. 4to, plain brown cloth, with no lettering. Contents:Introduction; History of Chester Basin; "The Deserter" by Lucille Mosher; Aenon United Baptist Church; History of St. John's Church [Anglican]; Homesof Chester Basin; Ship Building (a brief section on p.20, bu... View more info

Affairs with Old Houses : Personal Stories About Perserving Heritage Houses in Nova Scotia. First Edition, Signed

By: LOTZ, Pat, (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Limited, Halifax, NS, 1999, ISBN:1551092956:

Seller ID: 48429


LOTZ, Pat, (ed.). Affairs with Old Houses : Personal Stories About Perserving Heritage Houses in Nova Scotia. (Halifax, Nova Scotia) : "Co-published by Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia and Nimbus Publishing Limited", (1999). First Edition. Pp. (10),[xi]-xii,[1]-195,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, maroon art-illustrated card covers, cream lettering to front and spine. Patricia Ann 'Pat' Lotz (b. October 20, 1930, Brighton, England - February 13, 2012, Halifax), writer, researcher, journalist. "Like all affairs of the heart, the decision to restore an old house is often a leap of faith. Beneath ... View more info

Along the King's Highway. no dj.

By: GIBSON, M. Allen Home Mission Board of the United Baptist Convention of the Atlantic Provinc

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Home Mission Board of the United Baptist Convention of the Atlantic Provinces, 1964,:

Seller ID: 36761


GIBSON, M. Allen. Along the King's Highway. S.l.: The Home Mission Board of the United Baptist Convention of the Atlantic Provinces, 1964. Printed by the Progress-Enterprise Co. Ltd., Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. Pp 99. 8vo, blue cloth. Owner's signature, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Along the King's Highway. no dj. signed

By: GIBSON, M. Allen Home Mission Board of the United Baptist Convention of the Atlantic Provinc

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Home Mission Board of the United Baptist Convention of the Atlantic Provinces, 1964,:

Seller ID: 38031


GIBSON, M. Allen. Along the King's Highway. S.l.: The Home Mission Board ofthe United Baptist Convention of the Atlantic Provinces, 1964. Printed by the Progress-Enterprise Co. Ltd., Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. Pp 99. 8vo, blue cloth. Vg. Inscribed by the author. 15.00 View more info

Anthology of Maritime Poetry

By: COFFEY, Mace, (ed.) GODDARD, Hazel Firth WALSH, Lillian Crewe PARKER, S.M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Mace Coffey / L'imprimerie Acadienne Ltée, Moncton, 1945,:

Seller ID: 3343


COFFEY, Mace, (compiler and publisher). An Anthology of Maritime Poetry. Moncton : L'imprimerie Acadienne Ltée., n.d. First Edition. Pp (5),6-50,(2). 8vo, stapled brown card covers. Not in Watters, Laugher or Rhodenizer. The work of over 50 poets including : Kathleen S. Banks (born in Nictaux Falls, N. S. and resides at Kingston, N. S.); T. L. Banks (a resident of East Saint John, living at 85 Courtnay Ave.); Jean F. Barrettt, (a Haligonia, was born in Beaver Bank, N. S.); C. C. Belding (born in Norton, N. B., he now resides in Chatham, N. B. and is a commercial tra... View more info

Bicentenary Sketches and Early Days of the Church in Nova Scotia

By: VERNON, C.W. VROOM, F.W.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Chronicle Printing Co. Ltd., 1910,:

Seller ID: 69468


VERNON, C.W. Bicentenary Sketches and Early Days of the Church in Nova Scotia. With an Introduction by the Lord Bishop of Nova Scotia and a Chapter onKing's College by Rev. Canon Vroom, D.D. Halifax : Chronicle Printing Co. Ltd., 1910. Pp (10),[1]-255,[1]-4,(1), port. frontis. + 34 leaves of plates. 8vo, full brown leather, gilt titles to spine. Contents: I) The Bicentenary of the Chruch of England in Canada ; II) A Brief History of the Diocese of Nova Scotia ; III) A Brief History of King's College, by Rev. Canon Vroom, D.D. ; IV) The first Anglican Service and the early days at Annapolis Roy... View more info

Bicentennial Celebrations, July 26-30.

By: Chester, Nova Scotia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1959,:

Seller ID: 88012


(Chester, N.S.). Bicentennial Celebrations, July 26-30. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d.[1959]. Pp (4). 8vo, single blue folded sheet. Front cover is a list of ev ents for the week, the back cover has four advertisements of Chester firms,and the centre spread is a map of Chester. Rubbed, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Bluenose Capers. 1st pr. in dj. signed

By: YOUNG, George PENTZ, Don

Price: $14.00

Publisher: 1971,:

Seller ID: 70360


YOUNG, George. Bluenose Capers. Queensland : The Author, (1971). Printed bythe Bridgewater Bulletin. Pp (4),5-92,(2). 8vo, blue card covers. Illustra ted by Don Pentz. Includes "Grit and Tory Politics", "Bras d'Or Winter", "Aldershot Camp", &c. Cover subtitle: Some Humourous Vignettes of Life in Nova Scotia and Other Stories. Spine browned, else vg in dj. Signed by the author. 14.00 View more info

Bluenose Capers. in dj. signed

By: YOUNG, George PENTZ, Don

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1971,:

Seller ID: 7268


YOUNG, George. Bluenose Capers. Queensland : The Author, 1971. Printed by the Bridgewater Bulletin. Pp (4),5-92. 8vo, blue card covers. Illustrated by Don Pentz. Includes "Grit and Tory Politics", "Bras d'Or Winter", "Aldershot Camp", &c. Cover subtitle: Some Humourous Vignettes of Life in Nova Scotia and Other Stories. Vg in worn dj. Signed. 12.00 View more info

Book of Verse, A. Signed

By: MARSHALL, William E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: C.J.Cragg & Company,, Bridgewater, N.S.:, 1908,:

Seller ID: 91216


MARSHALL, William E. A Book of Verse. Bridgewater, N.S.: C.J.Cragg & Company, 1908. Pp (2),[i]-viii,(2),11-126, port.frontis. Errata slip after title page. 8vo, grey cloth with gilt lettering to front and blank spine. Wattersp.136, Laugher p.378, Rhodenizer p.887. Marshall (1859-1923) "was born in Liverpool, Nova Scotia, and educated there and at Mount Allison Academy, Sackville, New Brunswick. Called to the bar of Nova Scotia in 1881, he practiced law in Bridgewater. From 1898 he was registrar of deeds for the district of Lunenburg." - Rhodenizer. He was included in Arthur S.Bourinot'... View more info

Bottoms Up : More Humorous Vignettes of Life in Nova Scotia and Other Stories.. 5th pr, in dj, signed

By: YOUNG, George OSTLI, Bruce

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 1982,:

Seller ID: 18767


YOUNG, George. Bottoms Up : More Humorous Vignettes of Life in Nova Scotia and Other Stories. With Illustrations by Bruce Ostli. (Queensland : The Author, February 1982). Fifth Printing. (Printed by the Lunenburg County Press, Bridgewater). Pp (7),8-77,(3). 8vo, blue card covers. Vg in dj. Signed. 7.00 View more info

Buildings of Old Lunenburg. First Edition in dustjacket

By: JAMES, Terry. PLASKETT, Bill.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 1996, ISBN:1551091534:

Seller ID: 35390


JAMES, Terry and Bill PLASKETT. Buildings of Old Lunenburg. (Halifax, NS) :Nimbus Publishing, (1996). First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-vii,1-[82]. Illustrat ed with 86 colour photographs. Large 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With map endpapers. "Newcomers to Lunenburg, one of Nova Scotia's oldestpermanent settlements, are struck by a sense of timelessness and stability engendered by the old-world appearance of its homes and public buildings. With houses in proximity to one another and the narrow streets running parallel to the harbour, Lunenburg is one of the finest examples of eighteen... View more info

Canadian Atlantic Fishery. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: GRANT, Ruth Fulton INNIS, H.A., preface

Price: $90.00

Publisher: 1934,:

Seller ID: 53779


GRANT, Ruth Fulton, M.A. The Canadian Atlantic Fishery. With an Editorial Preface by H.A.Innis. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1934). First Edition. Pp(6),vii-xxiii,(1),1-147,(1). Many tables in the text. 8vo, black cloth, gi lt lettering to spine. O'Dea 2123, Rhodenizer pp.149,227,573; Wallace, The Ryerson Imprint p.93. Not In Watters. In the Staple Industries of Canada series. Grant was a Nova Scotian native and a graduate of Dalhousie University. References to both Newfoundland and Labrador throughout, (see index). The lengthy Editorial Preface by H.A.Innis pp.vii-xxi. Arranged in five secti... View more info

Canadian Parliament : Biographical Sketches and Photo-engravures of the Senators and Members of the House of Commons of Canada

By: Canada - Canadian Parliament

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Perrault Printing Co., Montreal , 1906,:

Seller ID: 103686


Canada - Canadian Parliament. The Canadian Parliament : Biographical Sketches and Photo-engravures of the Senators and Members of the House of Commonsof Canada. Being the Tenth Parliament, Elected November 3, 1904. Montreal : The Perrault Printing Co., 1906. Pp. (8),[9]-255,(1, errata). Tall 8vo, wine cloth with bevelled edges, gilt lettering and decoration to front, plain spine. Full of photos and short biographies. Prime Minister Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Sir Frederick W. Borden (Minister of Militia) from Nova Scotia; W.S. Fielding (Minister of Finance) from Nova Scotia; H.R. Emmerson (Minister o... View more info

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Casting a Legend : The Story of the Lunenburg Foundry. First Edition.

By: FINLAY-de MONCHY, Marike COPE, Karin.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2002, ISBN:1551094096:

Seller ID: 82069


FINLAY-de MONCHY, Marike, and Karin COPE. Casting a Legend : The Story of the Lunenburg Foundry. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing Ltd., (2002). FirstEdition. Pp (2),[iii]-x,1-198. With over 100 b&w photos in the text as wel l as other illustrations including reproductions from old catalogues. Triple Column. Oblong 8vo, illustrated black card covers, yellow and brown lettering to front cover and spine. "Mention the Lunenburg Foundry and everyone has a story to tell. Mariners will praise Foundry know-how and products, from beautifully turned-shafts to propellers and bronze fittings of all s... View more info

Decade of Confederation

By: PERLIN, Albert B. Atlantic Advocate 49:08 HORWOOD, Harold PERLIN, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1959,:

Seller ID: 5831


PERLIN, Albert B. "A Decade of Confederation : A Newfoundland Editor's Assessment". An article in The Atlantic Advocate, April 1959. Vol.49, No.8. Pp 17-27. Triple column. Lg.8vo. The above and several other articles under the heading The Truth about Newfoundland (this is also the cover caption, with a Joey photo). Eric Moon's "The Province Nobody Knows" (pp.29-31); JosephR. Smallwood's "Ten Years with Canada" (p.33); George Perlin's "The I.W.A. Strike" (pp.35-39); Harold Horwood's "Fumigating the Map" (a "Thrust and P arry" column on Nfld place-... View more info

Delicious Small Dishes : Recipes from Canada's Best Chefs. First Edition.

By: MacDOUGALL, James. Flavours Series.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Formac, Halifax, 2007, ISBN:9780887807305:

Seller ID: 115411


MacDOUGALL, James. Delicious Small Dishes : Recipes from Canada's Best Chefs. Halifax : Formac Publishing Company Limited, (2007). First Printing. Pp.(4),5-128. Illustrated in colour. Square 8vo, illustrated white card cover s. A volume in the Flavours series. "Small dishes are a great way to feature special ingredients, offer new tastes, or try out unusual combinations. Many imaginative chefs across Canada have embraced this concept, offering small plates and tasting menus for their patrons. This book offers a selection of their most successful and popular recipes, drawn from 22 dining es... View more info

Early Dwellings of Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia 1754-1850 : A Preliminary Guide to the Early Domestic Architecture of Mahone Bay and Area

By: YEADON, Marina Cavanaugh

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Settlers Museum & Cultural Centre, Mahone Bay, N.S., 1995,:

Seller ID: 110978


YEADON, Marina Cavanaugh. The Early Dwellings of Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia 1754-1850 : A Preliminary Guide to the Early Domestic Architecture of Mahone Bay and Area. Mahone Bay, N.S.: Settlers Museum & Cultural Centre, 1995. Pp(4),i-ii,1-62. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, cream stapled card covers, front co ver lettering and sketch n black. Contents : Preface. Acknowledgements. I. Introduction. II. Procuring Settlers for a New Colony; III. Building a Settlement at Mahone Bay : The Early Dwellings, A Guide to Surviving Examples. IV. Final Word: Respecting Our Built Environment. Appendices : A: 30-Acre L... View more info

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Guides, All Guides : A history of Girl Guiding in Nova Scotia 1911-1977

By: HUTCHINS, Nancy Bowden

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1977,: 1977

Seller ID: 26955


HUTCHINS, Nancy Bowden. Guides, All Guides : A History of Girl Guiding in Nova Scotia 1911-1977. Research by Helen Cummings. (Halifax : "Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Ltd.", 1977). First Edition. Pp (8),1-134,(2). With 34 b&w photos as well as some other illustrations in the text. 8vo (152 x 228 mm), art-illustrated white cardcovers with red lettering to front & spine and a monochrome photo of Hutchins on the rear. Nancy Bowden Hutchins was living in Smith's Cove at the time of publication. Foreword by G. Elizabeth Gosse. 1. The Early Years; 2. Pro... View more info