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10 Little Caplin

By: RENOUF, Miriam DIEMAND, Deborah

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Jesperson Press, St. John's, 1984, ISBN:0920502466:

Seller ID: 110758


RENOUF, Miriam. 10 Little Caplin. (St. John's) : Jesperson Press, (1984). Unpaginated. Pp [24]. 8vo, stapled illustrated cream cardcovers. A children's rhyming book illustrated by Deborah Diemand. "8 little caplin, One whose name was Kevin. Took a trip to Ireland, And then there were 7." Some cover soiling, else very good. 8.00 View more info

100 Years : United Church in Lewisporte 1876 / 1976. signed

By: TAYLOR, W.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Printed by Robinson Blackmore, Grand Falls, Newfoundland, 1976,:

Seller ID: 22850


TAYLOR, W.A. 100 Years : United Church in Lewisporte 1876/1976. (Grand Falls : Printed by Robinson Blackmore, 1976). Pp (2),i-vi,1119,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers, blue lettering, blank spine. Foreword or Introduction by Rev. A. G. Elliott; Preface; Greetings from Rev. A.B. LeGrow, former Minister. Chapters : 1 How it all began; 2. The early history of Methodism; 3 : Big Burnt Bay becomes Marshallville and the Laurenceton - Marshallville Charge established; 4. Lewisporte Charge established and a new Church is built; 5. The onward march of the Lewisporte congregation. New Church deb... View more info

1892 : A novel. pbk.

By: BUTLER, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pennywell Books, St. John's, NF, 2008, ISBN:9781897317280:

Seller ID: 78778


BUTLER, Paul. 1892 : A novel . St. John's, NF: Pennywell Books, 2008. Pp. (12),1-165,(15). 8vo, illustrated dark card covers. A novel set in late-nineteenth-century St. John's. "An obscure servant, Kathleen, yearns for her home in Ireland. A mysterious scientist, Dr Glenwood, belives he can be the first to bring a new photographic discovery to the world. A stable hand, Tommy Fitzpatrick, battles inner demons as he tries to win Kathleen's heart. These collective struggles will soon erupt to change the fate of an entire city." - from the rear cover. Vg. 10.00 View more info

1901: Newfoundland Quarterly and the Royal Visit 1901"

By: HARRINGTON, Michael Newfoundland Quarterly 82:2 CARTER, Herbert S. GREEN, R.B.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1986,:

Seller ID: 13013


HARRINGTON, Michael. "1901: The Newfoundland Quarterly and the Royal Visit: 1986". An article in The Newfoundland Quarterly, Vol.82, No.2, Fall 1986. Pp 2-5. Double column. Also Herbert S. Carter's "Conversations in the Dorset Dialect"; R.B. Green's "The Dialect of Dorset in Trinity Bay"; Frank Galgay's "His Excellency " Almost" [Ambrose Shea almost the Governor]; Patrick O'Flaherty's "Mixed Marriage"; Melvin Baker on George Shea (1851-1932) in the Prominent Figures of Our Recent Past section; Ray W. Guy's "The Hollis Walker Enquiry 1924". Us... View more info

1949 Proceedings of the First Annual Conference of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada held at the Chateau Frontenac, Quebec, October 3rdand 4th, 1949

By: CLARK, Philip T. (ed.) POWELL, C. W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Institute of Public Administration of Canada , Toronto, 1949,:

Seller ID: 112945


CLARK, Philip T., (ed.). 1949 Proceedings of the First Annual Conference ofthe Institute of Public Administration of Canada held at the Chateau Front enac, Quebec, October 3rd and 4th, 1949. [Toronto : Institute of Public Administration of Canada, 1949]. Pp (6),11-210,(2). 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Foreword. Introductory Session. First General Session : Training and Recruitment for Public Service. Second General Session : Provincial Sales Tax. Annual Banquet. Third General Session : Joint Dominion-Provincial Administration. Fourth General Session : including "Pr... View more info

1949. pbk.

By: FRENCH, David

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Talonbooks, 1989, ISBN:0889222665:

Seller ID: 6154


FRENCH, David. 1949. Vancouver : Talonbooks, (April) 1989. First Printing. Pp (8), 9-174, (2). 8vo, white trade paperback. "1949 continues the saga ofthe Mercer family, enlarged to include the extended family as well as off- stage characters from theplays. David French deals with the emotional and political decisions that the characters must come to as Newfoundland joins Confederation on April Fool's Day of 1949. As recent immigrants to Toronto the members of the Mercer family see this event both as a new future and as a loss of Newfoundland's culture and independence." - from rear cov... View more info

1968 Canadian Museums and Related Institutions

By: KEY, Archibald F. and Marjorie E. KEY (eds.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadian Museums Association, Ottawa, 1968,:

Seller ID: 57153


KEY, Archibald F. and Marjorie E. KEY (eds.). 1968 Canadian Museums and Related Institutions : Aquariums, Art Galleries, Archives, Botanical Gardens, Cultural Centres, Children's Centres, Historic Restorations, Planetariums, Observatories, Nature Centres, Wildlife Refuges, Zoos. (Ottawa: Canadian Museums Association, 1968). Pp. 138. Double column. 8vo, yellow cloth. A directory of Canadian museums and other related institutions for 1968. New Brunswick (pp. 37-41), Newfoundland (pp. 42-43), Nova Scotia (pp. 45-52), Prince Edward Island (pp. 85-86). Name stamp to fore-edge and front pastedown, e... View more info

1991 Corner Brook Newfoundland City Directory.

By: Corner Brook, Nfld.]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: R.L. Polk, 1991,:

Seller ID: 39877


[Corner Brook, Nfld.]. 1991 Corner Brook Newfoundland City Directory. Toronto: R.L. Polk & Co. Ltd., [1991]. Pp 11, 86, 349, 107, 66. 8vo, brown spinewith printed boards. Ex-library (spine label, inkstamps), else very good. 40.00 View more info

1993 Northern Shrimp Selectivity Workshop : Summary Report.

By: ROACHE, J., D. MAY and P. von FINKENSTEIN)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1993,:

Seller ID: 79679


(ROACHE, J., D. MAY and P. von FINKENSTEIN). 1993 Northern Shrimp Selectivity Workshop : Summary Report. St. John's, Newfoundland. July 6 and 7, 1993.(Ottawa : Fishing Industry Services, August 1993). Pp (4),1-16. Illustrate d. 4to, white card covers, plastic covers, velobound. Very good. 20.00 View more info

2-Species Redfish Model

By: FAHRIG, Lenore and Bruce ATKINSON ATKINSON, Bruce CAFSAC Research Document 90/40)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, St. John's, NF, 1990,:

Seller ID: 67807


FAHRIG, Lenore and Bruce ATKINSON. A 2-Species Redfish Model . St. John's, NF: Canadian Atlantic Fisheries Scientific Advisory Committee / Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1990. Pp. [1]-22. Large 8vo, stapled typescript with orange cover sheet. CAFSAC Research Document 90/40. Vg. 5.00 View more info

26 August 1726 : A Case Study of Mi'kmaq-New England Relations in the Early18th Century. An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atl antic Region, Vol. 23, No. 1, Autumn/Automne 1993

By: WICKEN, Bill. Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol. 23, No.1. PATTERSON, Stephen E SNELL, James G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1993,:

Seller ID: 89610


WICKEN, Bill. “26 August 1726 : A Case Study of Mi'kmaq-New England Relations in the Early 18th Century.” An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol. XXIII, No. 1, Autumn/Automne 1993, pp 5-22. Also : Articles : "Indian-White Relations in Nova Scotia, 1749-61: A Study in Political Interaction" by Stephen E. Patterson (pp 23-59); "Electrification and Underdevelopment in New Brunswick: The Grand Falls Project, 1896-1930" by Christopher S. Beach (pp 60-85); "The Newfoundland Old Age Pension Programme, 1911-1949" by James G. Snell (pp ... View more info

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31 Newfoundland Poets. First Edition

By: FOWLER, Adrian and Al PITTMAN, (eds.) PITTMAN, Al COOK, Michael DAWE, Tom

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Breakwater, St. John's, 1979, ISBN:0919948456: 1979

Seller ID: 5351

ISBN: 0919948456


FOWLER, Adrian and Al PITTMAN, (eds.). 31 Newfoundland Poets. [St. John's] : Breakwater, (1979). First Edition. Pp (2),[iii]-v,(1),1-158,(4). 8vo, green trade paperback, lettered in red & gold. With biographical notes. Compiled in 1977 from the work of "native" or "settled" Newfoundland poets. The 31 poets are: Roger Aldworth + Michael Cook + Tom Dawe + David Elliott + Adrian Fowler + Rosalie Fowler + David Glover + Bill Gough + Patricia Greene + Peter Harley + Jake Harries + Percy Janes + David Kennedy + Wanda Legg... View more info

49th Paradox : Canada in North America. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GWYN, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1985,:

Seller ID: 14402


GWYN, Richard. The 49th Paradox : Canada in North America. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1985). Pp [1]-362,(6). 8vo, blue cloth spine with cream boards. Spadoni & Donnelly 3623. See ENL II:769-770 for this former Newfoundlander. "With wit and energy, Gwyn describes the engrossing cast of characters who have waged Canada's conte nts for continental survival." He discusses the paradox of the 49th parallel. "No two people are more alike in their externals and yet are utterly unalike in their political cultures." Parts: 1. The Way We Were, 2.The Moose That Roared, 3. The Oth... View more info

75 Years Ago... Death of a Regiment

By: Newfoundland Regiment) Esprit de Corps: Canadian Military Then and Now, 1:3, Aug 1991)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Esprit de Corps, Ottawa, 1991,:

Seller ID: 70837


(Newfoundland Regiment). "75 Years Ago... Death of a Regiment" . An articleon Beaumont Hamel in Esprit de Corps: Canadian Military Then and Now, volu me 1, number 3, August 1991, pp. 70-2. (Ottawa: Esprit de Corps, 1991). Pp.[1]-80. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated grey and green wraps. Also includes: "Within Our Compasses", "Reflections from an Old Soldier", "1 Canadian Division", "84th Highlanders March Again", "426 Squadron", and "The Siege of Tobruk". Vg. For the issue. 5.00 View more info

: A Book of Songs and Rhymes of Cape Breton and Newfoundland. Collected by Stuart McCawley. Glace Bay, N.S.. 2nd ed.

By: McCAWLEY, Stuart

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brodie Printing Service, Glace Bay, , 1965,:

Seller ID: 5074


McCAWLEY, Stuart. Cape Breton Come-All-Ye : A Book of Songs and Rhymes of Cape Breton and Newfoundland. Collected by Stuart McCawley. Glace Bay, N.S.:"Printed and Published by Brodie Printing Service Limited", n.d. [196?]. S econd Edition. Pp (4), [5]-63, (1). Sm.8vo, card covers. Tennyson 1323, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana, 5789, Watters p.311, Laugher p.329, O'Dea 1941. 1stedition was the 1929 A Book of Songs and "Come-All-Ye's" of Cape Breton an d Newfoundland. Includes : "The Honest Working Man", "The Yahee Miners", "Tonal Mhore and Tougal Mhore", D.N. ... View more info

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A Christmas Box : Holiday Stories from Newfoundland and Labrador. Third Printing

By: GALGAY, Frank and Michael McCARTHY.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harry Cuff Publications Limited: 1989

Seller ID: 97750

ISBN: 0921191294


GALGAY, Frank and Michael McCARTHY. A Christmas Box : Holiday Stories from Newfoundland and Labrador. St.John's, Newfoundland, Canada : Harry Cuff Publications Limited, (copyright 1988). Third Printing. "Printed in Canada by Robinson-Blackmore Printing & Publishers Limited , St.John's, Newfoundland". Pp (2),[i]-viii,1-86. With a few illustrations in the text. 8vo (139 x 214 mm), art-illustrated cardcovers, with white lettering to red & green spine. Cover art by Sylvia Ficken. Frank Galgay (b. 1940). Michael J. McCarthy (b. 1932, St. Jacques, Fort... View more info

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A Chronological History of Voyages into the Arctic Regions. Reprint in dustjacket.

By: BARROW, John LLOYD, Christopher (intro.)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: David & Charles Reprints, Newton Abbot, 1971, ISBN:0715349511: 1971

Seller ID: 28040

ISBN: 0715349511


BARROW, John. A Chronological History of Voyages into the Arctic Regions (1818) ; Undertaken chiefly for tthe purpose of discovering a North-East, North-West Passage or Polar Passage between the Atlantic and Pacific. A Reprint with a new Introduction by Christopher Lloyd. (Newton Abbot) : David & Charles Reprints, (1971). Pp. (i)-x, [4, including 1 folding map], (1)-379, (1)-48, [3]. 8vo, blue cloth with light blue cloth title panel to spine, with gilt lettering. Sir John Barrow, 1st Baronet, FRS, FRGS (b. June 19, 1764, Ulverston, Lancashire – d. November 23, 1848, London) ... View more info

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A Community of Schools : The First Twenty Years. First Edition.

By: MacDONALD, Edward

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Institute of Island Studies, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, 1985, ISBN:0919013066: 1985

Seller ID: 100327

ISBN: 0919013066


MacDONALD, Edward. A Community of Schools : The First Twenty Years. (Charlottetown) : Institute of Island Studies (University of Prince Edward Island), (1985). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-135,(1). With 35 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated rust card covers, white lettering to covers and spine. Dr. George Edward MacDonald (b. 1957, Newport, Prince Edward Island). Cover adds : The Story of the Community Schools Movement on Prince Edward Island, 1965-1985. Contents : Part I - The Story of a Movement. Prologue: A Closing Banquet. View more info

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A Figure on the Move. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MacDONALD, Alastair

Price: $12.00

Publisher: St. John's, NL, Breakwater, 1991,: 1991

Seller ID: 3217

ISBN: 1550810103


MacDONALD, Alastair. A Figure on the Move. (St. John's, Newfoundland : Breakwater, 1991). First Printing. Pp (8),9-120. Illustrated with line drawings by the author. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Dr. Alastair A. Macdonald (b. October 24, 1920, Ballindalloch, Scotland – d. April 29, 2007, St. John's) was a long-time teaher of English literature at the Memorial University of Newfoundland. A book of verse. Very good in dustjacket. 12.00 View more info

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A Friendly Invasion : The American Military in Newfoundland 1940-1990. FirstEdition in dustjacket.

By: CARDOULIS, John N.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Breakwater, St. John's, 1990, ISBN:0920911854: 1990

Seller ID: 12241

ISBN: 0920911854


CARDOULIS, John N. A Friendly Invasion : The American Military in Newfoundland 1940-1990. (St. John's, Newfoundland) : Breakwater, (1990). First Printing. Pp (6),7-224. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Nineteen ninety marks the fiftieth anniversary of the American military presence in Newfoundland and Labrador. In this spectacular review, the author describes the highlights of each major U.S. base and other installations from 1940 to 1990. Vintage photographs and documents illustrate the importance and significance of even... View more info