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Across the Plains : With Other Memories and Essays. 2d ed

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London , 1895,:

Seller ID: 36155


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Across the Plains With Other Memories and Essays. Second Edition. London : Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, 1895. Pp 317. 8vo, black cloth, t.e.g. Rubbed with wear to extremities, front inner hinge tender, spine slightly sunned, owner's signature, else vg. 85.00 View more info

Across the Pond : Chapters from the Atlantic. pbk.

By: ARCHIBALD, Malcolm

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Whittles, Caithness, 2001, ISBN:1870325338:

Seller ID: 47205


ARCHIBALD, Malcolm. Across the Pond : Chapters from the Atlantic. (Caithness, Scotland): Whittles Publishing, (2001). Pp 192 + 3 p. of plates and 1 map. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "Here is a rich blend of adventure, heroism and danger - man's encounters with the mighty Atlantic." - from the rear cover. Very good. 22.00 View more info

Actions and Reactions in Russia. First Edition

By: LIDDELL, R. Scotland

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chapman and Hall, Limited, London, 1917,:

Seller ID: 113369


LIDDELL, R. Scotland. Actions and Reactions in Russia. With 16 illustrations. London : Chapman and Hall, Limited, 1917. First Edition. Pp (8),[1]-227,(1),+ 16 plates. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, blindstamped borders to front board. Robert Scotland Liddell (1885-1972) was a British reporter and photographer for The Sphere newspaper, who covered the events on the Russian front during the World War I. Contents : 1. Monotonbe. 2. The Anchored Ship. 3. Early Summer On The Middle Front. 4. War Time Travelling In Russia. 5. The Caucasus - Via Crimea. 6. The British Armoured Cars. 7. "... View more info

Aeroplane, incorporating Aeronautical Engineering, Vol. 91, No. 2351, September 21, 1956

By: JAMES, Thurstan, (ed.) SAUNDBY, Robert STEPHENS, Uel

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Temple Press Limited, London, 1956,:

Seller ID: 115569


JAMES, Thurstan, (ed.). The Aeroplane, incorporating Aeronautical Engineering, Vol. XCI, No. 2351, September 21, 1956. London : Temple Press Limited, 1956. Pp 1-24(ads),[441]-472. IIlustrated. Advertisements. Large 8vo, colour illustrated stapled wrappers, lettered in red a nd black. . Contents : Getting Together at Edinburgh; Commemorating the Battle of Britain; Convair'sPodded Delta; The Role of the Royal Air Force Today (by Air Marshal Sir Ro bert Saundby); Targets at Woomera; Wind-tunnel Research at Warton; Sabre Overhaul in Scotland; Air Power on Show at Oklahoma City - II (by Uel Stephen... View more info

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Airs and Melodies Peculiar to the Highlands of Scotland and the Isles : Communicated in an Original, Pleasing, and Familiar Style; as Inspected, Approved, and Recommended by the Highland Society of Scotland

By: FRASER, Simon, Captain, ed.

Price: $1,600.00

Publisher: Mr John Gow... Doig and Stirling, Booksellers, Mr James Smith, &c., Edinburgh, 1816,: 1816

Seller ID: 81496


FRASER, Simon, Captain, (ed.). The Airs and Melodies Peculiar to the Highlands of Scotland and the Isles : Communicated in an Original, Pleasing, and Familiar Style; as Inspected, Approved, and Recommended by the Highland Society of Scotland; having the Lively Airs Introduced as Medleys, to form a Sequence to Each Slower Movement : with an Admired Plain Harmony, for the Piano-Forte, Harp, Organ, or Violoncello, intended rather to Preserve Simplicity than Load with Embellishment. Edited by Captain Simon Fraser. The Melodies, being chiefly acquired during the Interesting Period from 1715,... View more info

Alexander & Agness Hogg and Their Descendants : A Hogg Family of Nova Scotia

By: SMITH, Eleanor Robertson HOGG, Alexander

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Stoneycraft Publishing, Yarmouth , 1992,:

Seller ID: 14799


SMITH, Eleanor Robertson. Alexander & Agness Hogg and Their Descendants : AHogg Family of Nova Scotia. Yarmouth, N.S. : Stoneycraft Publishing, (1992 ). Pp (6),vii-xiii,(1),1-169,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, purple cardcovers, with white & gold lettering to front & spine. The genealogy of theHogg family of Scotland, their immigration to America, and eventual move t o the Shelburne, Nova Scotia area after the American Revolution. Contents :Introduction. 1. First Generation. 2. Second Generation. 3. Third Generati on. 4. Fourth Generation. 5. Fifth Generation. Light crease to cover, else ... View more info

Alexander Mackenzie and the North West. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MACKENZIE, Alexander). Great Travellers DANIELLS, Roy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber, London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 30112


(MACKENZIE, Alexander). DANIELLS, Roy. Alexander Mackenzie and the North West. London : Faber and Faber, (1969). First Printing. Pp (6),7-219,(1) + portrait frontispiece + 5 pages of b&w photos and one reproduction of a drawing. Maps in text. 8vo, orange cloth, gilt lettering to spine. In the Great Travellers series. "In the history of exploration across the Western Hemisphere, the voyages of Sir Alexander Mackenzie command attention for a variety of reasons. He was the first European to reacn the mouth of the river named after him, within the Arctic Circle; he was the first to cross the R... View more info

All Canadian Poems : Original, Patriotic and Spiritual

By: POTTER, Frank G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kentville Publishing Company, Ltd., Kentville, NS , 1938,:

Seller ID: 62996


POTTER, Frank G. All Canadian Poems : Original, Patriotic and Spiritual. Written in Nova Scotia, Alberta and British Columbia. (Kentville, NS : Kentville Publishing Company, Ltd., n.d. Copyright 1936-1938. Pp. (5),6-47,(1). 8vo, tan card covers. Watters p.160, Laugher p.453. The author was originally from Clementsvale, Annapolis County, NS. Forty-two poems including: "To My Native Province, Nova Scotia", "New Scotland's Beauty", "In Remembrance, 1867-1927 : To Canada - My Country", and "Mid-July in New Scotland". Brown smudge to the upper front corner, a few sma... View more info

Allan Maclean, Jacobite General : The Life of an Eighteenth Century Career Soldier. First Edition, Paperback

By: FRYER, Mary Beacock

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dundurn Press, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:1550020110:

Seller ID: 115297


FRYER, Mary Beacock. Allan Maclean, Jacobite General : The Life of an Eighteenth Century Career Soldier. Toronto and Oxford : Dundurn Press, 1987. First Edition, Paperback. Pp (6),7-253,(3). With some illustrations in the text. 8vo, art-illustraed grey cardcovers, trade paperback, with red letteringto spine. Mary Beacock Fryer (b. 1929, Brockville, Ontario - d. 2017) Cana dian historian and the first author to be published by Dundurn. "Born on the Isle of Mull to an impoverished laird of the clan Maclean, young Allan fought his first battle - for Bonnie Prince Charlie at Culloden - from a ... View more info

Amazing Grace : Evangelicalism in Australia, Britain, Canada, and the United States. pbk.

By: RAWLYK, George and Mark A. NOLL, eds. NOLL, Mark A., ed. DEMING, james C. MACK, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1995, ISBN:0773512144:

Seller ID: 89208


RAWLYK, George and Mark A. NOLL, eds. Amazing Grace : Evangelicalism in Australia, Britain, Canada, and the United States . Edited by George A. Rawlykand Mark A. Noll. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, ( 1995). Pp. (6),7-429,(3). 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers with white spine. Contents: 1. D. Bruce Hindmarsh's "'I Am a Sort of Middle-Man': The Politically Correct Evangelicalism of John Newton"; 2. David Hempton's "NoisyMethodists and Pious Protestants: Evangelical Revival and Religious Minori ties in Eighteenth-Century Ireland"; 3. Noll's "Revival... View more info

American Memoranda, by A Mercantile Man, during A Short Tour in the Summer of 1843.

By: LUMSDEN, James

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Bell & Bain, Glasgow, 1844,:

Seller ID: 477


[LUMSDEN, James]. American Memoranda by A Mercantile Man, during A Short Tour in the Summer of 1843. For Private Circulation. Glasgow : Bell & Bain, 1844. Pp 60. 8vo, brown pressed cloth. TPL 2603, Waterston p.73. Pinned to ffep is a plate bearing "To Mr. McKinlay with the Lord Provost's Comp'ts. Glasgow, April 1844". Hinge cracks, light staining to boards, some foxing. 300.00 View more info

Amid Arctic Snows : A Story of Gospel Pioneers and their Work in Iceland, Lapland, and Lone Labrador. With Peeps at the Peoples of these Lands

By: Anon.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: John Ritchie, Publisher, Kilmarnock, Scotland , 1912,:

Seller ID: 18249


Anon. Amid Arctic Snows : A Story of Gospel Pioneers and their Work in Iceland, Lapland, and Lone Labrador. With Peeps at the Peoples of these Lands. Kilmarnock, Scotland : John Ritchie, Publisher, n.d. [1910s?]. Pp (8),[9]-103,(1),(8). Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated peach cloth, a.e.g. Not in O'Dea. Pp 73-103 on Labrador. Contents : Introduction; Peeps at Iceland - The Land and the People, Industries and Occupations, Early Days of Christianity; Peeps at Lapland - Peeps at the Lapps, The Religion of the Lapps, The Gospel in Lapland; Peeps at Faroe - Gospel Labours and Fruit; Lone Labrador... View more info

Amusements for Youth. A Lecture delivered before the Young Men's Christian Association, Halifax, December, 1857. Published by Request.

By: SEDGEWICK, Robert, Rev.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: James Barnes, 179 Hollis Street, Halifax, N.S., 1857,:

Seller ID: 88239


SEDGEWICK, Robert, Rev. Amusements for Youth. A Lecture delivered before the Young Men's Christian Association, Halifax, December, 1857. Published by Request. Halifax, N.S.: James Barnes, 179 Hollis Street, 1857. Pp [1]-30,(2) including covers. 8vo, white stitched self-wraps. Not in TPL. Rev. RobertSedgewick was born in Paisley, Scotland, and was a minister of the United Presbyterian Church. He moved to Nova Scotia in 1849 and was inducted as the minister of the congregation at Musquodoboit, where he died in 1885. Waterstaining throughout, lower corners rounded, spine and lower fore-corner sin... View more info

An Educated Clergy : Scottish Theological Education and Training in the Kirk and Secession, 1560-1850.

By: WHYTOCK, Jack C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paternoster, Milton Keynes, U.K. / Waynesboro, GA, 2007, ISBN:9781842275122:

Seller ID: 96028


WHYTOCK, Jack C. “An Educated Clergy” : Scottish Theological Education and Training in the Kirk and Secession, 1560-1850. (Milton Keynes, U.K. / Waynesboro, GA) : Paternoster, (2007). First Printing. Pp [i]-xxvi,(2),[1]-458,(8). Index. 8vo, illustrated pale green and purple card covers. In the Studies in Christian History and Thought series. Of Nova Scotia interest : Chapter 15 (pp 347-379) : A Case Study in Theological Education in British NorthAmerica (1820-1843) : Introduction; Thomas McCulloch: Biographical Sketch, Writings and the Hall; Biographical Sketch; McCulloch's Writings and th... View more info

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Anatomy of Drunkenness. 7th thousand

By: MACNISH, Robert

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1838,:

Seller ID: 29180


MACNISH, Robert. The Anatomy of Drunkenness. Seventh Thousand. Glasgow : W.R. M'Phun, Publisher and N.H. Cotes, Cheapside, London, 1838. Pp 270. Sm 8vo, brown cloth. Spotting to spine, unevenly faded, covers warped, rear inner hinge cracked, foxing to some leaves (especially first and last few), owner's name dated 1842, else vg. 150.00 View more info

Ancient Lake of Elie

By: BENNIE, James and Andrew SCOTT SCOTT, Andrew Proceedings of the Royal Physical Society, Edinburgh, 1892-93, 7)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Royal Physical Society, Edinburgh, 1893,:

Seller ID: 68087


BENNIE, James and Andrew SCOTT. The Ancient Lake of Elie . Edinburgh: The Royal Physical Society, 1893. Pp. (1),[148]-170. 8vo, string bound printed grey wraps. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the Royal Physical Society, Edinburgh, 1892-93, vol. 7, July 1893. Faint corner creasing, very light edgebrowning, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Ane Compendiovs and Breve Tractate concernyng the Office and Dewtie of Kyngis Spiritvall Pastoris, and Temporall Ivgis

By: LAUDER, William HALL, Fitzedward, ed. Early English Text Society, original series, 3)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Early English Text Society / Oxford University Press, London, 1965,: 1965

Seller ID: 72612


LAUDER, William. Ane Compendiovs and Breve Tractate concernyng the Office and Dewtie of Kyngis Spiritvall Pastoris, and Temporall Ivgis. L'aitlie Compylit be William Lauder for the Faithfvll Instrvctiovn of Kyngis and Prencis. Edited by Fitzedward Hall. London : published for the Early English Text Society by the Oxford University Press, (1965). Pp. [i]-xi,(1),[1]-43,(1),[1]-8 of ads at rear. 8vo, printed blue cardcovers. Early English Text Society, original series, number 3. Spine browned, slightly splayed, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Anecdotes and Stories, including the Platform Sayings of the Rev. Thomas Guthrie, D.D.

By: GUTHRIE, Thomas, Rev.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Houlston and Wright, London, 1866,:

Seller ID: 75793


GUTHRIE, Thomas, Rev. Anecdotes and Stories, including the Platform Sayingsof the Rev. Thomas Guthrie, D.D. London: Houlston and Wright, 65 Paternost er Row, 1866. Pp. [i]-xvi,[9]-208, + illustrated title page. Small 8vo, pressed green cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. See Dictionary of National Biography, VII, 823-825. A collection of anecdotes and quotations from the influential Scottish Presbyterian preacher. Outer hinges tender, slightly cocked, foxing to initial and final leaves, some minor fraying at extremities, else vg. 75.00 View more info

Angela's Dream

By: FINDLAY, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pentland Press Limited, Edinburgh, 1994, ISBN:1858211875: 1994

Seller ID: 63685


FINDLAY, Bill. Angela's Dream. Edinburgh: The Pentland Press Limited, (1994). Pp. [6],1-173[1]. 8vo, illustrated white card covers with green spine. A "lively romantic novel" by the Scottish author. Very good. 20.00 View more info

Annals North British Society Halifax Nova Scotia 1768-1903 : With Portraits and Biographical Notes.

By: North British Society - Halifax, N.S.) MacDONALD, James S. (historian)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McAlpine Publishing Company Limited, Halifax, 1905,:

Seller ID: 45011


(North British Society - Halifax, N.S.). Annals North British Society Halifax Nova Scotia 1768-1903 : With Portraits and Biographical Notes. James S. MacDonald, Historian. Halifax: McAlpine Publishing Company Limited, 1905. Pp (4),[i]-ix,(1),[1]-716. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt to both boardsand spine, tartan endpapers. Mold stains to back cover, cloth rubbed, fron t inner hinge shaky, rear inner hinge broken, text very good, overall a poor copy, but could look nice in a new binding. As is. 30.00 View more info