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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

Anchorage Northeast. in dj

By: WALDEN, Howard T. II ROSIER, Lydia

Price: $30.00

Publisher: William Morrow, 1971,:

Seller ID: 1487


WALDEN, Howard T. II. Anchorage Northeast. Illustrations by Lydia Rosier. N.Y.: William Morrow and Co., 1971. Pp [1]-254,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. "The story of one man's quest for the unspoiled bounties of nature and their discovery on a stretch of Nova Scotian coast." - from the dust jacket. Principally the shores of Shelburne County. Nautical and fishery throughout especially chapter 15 "The Cape Islanders". Vg in dj. 30.00 View more info

Annals of a Barrington Shipyard.

By: ROBERTSON, Marion

Price: $9.00

Publisher: 1980,:

Seller ID: 12956


ROBERTSON, Marion. Annals of a Barrington Shipyard. Barrington : "Publishedby Cape Sable Historical Society, Barrington, Nova Scotia through the faci lities of Petheric Press Limited"', (1980). Pp (2),125-141,(1). 8vo, stapled tan card covers with a small illustration of a shipyard scene on front. Reprinted from The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol.10, No.2, June 1980. Small marks to front cover, else very good. NOTE: Less postage will be needed for this slim item. 9.00 View more info

Barrington Township, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia : The New England of thePilgrims Survives in Western Nova Scotia A District of Indescribable Char m

By: Barrington)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1954,:

Seller ID: 16045


(Barrington). Barrington Township, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia : The New England of the Pilgrims Survives in Western Nova Scotia A District of Indescribable Charm. (Yarmouth : Blauveldt Publicity), February, 1954. (Printed by The Lawson Publishing Co. Ltd., Yarmouth, N.S.). Pp (8). Illustrated. Many Advertisements. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Barrington's Old Meeting House.

By: RICHARDSON, Evelyn M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1968,:

Seller ID: 37994


RICHARDSON, Evelyn M. Barrington's Old Meeting House. Reprinted from Advertiser Blossom Edition, May, 1968. Pp 1-7,(1). 8vo, card covers. Cover title : Barrington's Old Meeting Place. Evelyn M. Richardson, née Evelyn May Fox (b. 1902, Emerald Isle, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia - d. 1976 Barrington,Nova Scotia) Canadian writier. She was raised on Cape Sable Island, and sp ent 35 years lighthouse keeping on Bon Portage Island near Shag Harbour. Very good. NOTE : Shipping will be less for this slim item. 10.00 View more info

Barrington's Old Meeting House. signed.

By: RICHARDSON, Evelyn M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: 1968,:

Seller ID: 8406


RICHARDSON, Evelyn M. Barrington's Old Meeting House. Reprinted from Advertiser Blossom Edition, May, 1968. Pp 1-7,(1). Double column. 8vo, stapled grey card covers. Cover title : Barrington's Old Meeting Place. Evelyn M. Richardson, née Evelyn May Fox (b. 1902, Emerald Isle, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia - d. 1976 Barrington, Nova Scotia) Canadian writier. She was raised on Cape Sable Island, and spent 35 years lighthouse keeping on Bon Portage Island near Shag Harbour. Light browning to spine, else vg. Signed by Richardson on the front cover, with "Place" crossed out and "House&... 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

Collections of the New Brunswick Historical Society No. 08

By: New Brunswick Historical Society RAYMOND, W. O. GANONG, W. F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Barnes & Co., Limited, Saint John, N.B., 1909,:

Seller ID: 115883


(New Brunswick Historical Society). Collections of the New Brunswick Historical Society, No. 8. Saint John, N.B. : Barnes & Co., Printers, Prince William Street, 1909. Pp (6),113-297,(1),+ 2 plates + 2 folding maps/plans. Text Maps and PLates. 8vo, original pale brown wrappers, plain spine. Contents: Introductory, by W. O. Raymond; Story of Old Fort Frederick, at Saint Jo hn, by W. O. Raymond; Historical-Geographical Documents, edited by W. F. Ganong : - Survey of the Magaguadavic River in 1797; - Founding of Shelburne and Early Miramichi, Marston's Diary, edited by W. O. Raymond; - Founding o... View more info

Davis Family of Connecticut, New York, Brier Island and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, 1609-1997 : A History and Genealogy

By: DAVIS, Ralph Harold

Price: $120.00

Publisher: 1997, ISBN:0770301983: 1997

Seller ID: 104620

ISBN: 0770301983


DAVIS, Ralph Harold. The Davis Family of Connecticut, New York, Brier Island and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, 1609-1997 : A History and Genealogy. [Halifax]: The Author, n.d. [1997]. "Pagination and printing by William Richard Dav is, Sentinel Printing, 14 Kirk Street, Yarmouth, N.S." Pp 1-204. Many illustrations in the text. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers. "The illustration of Grand Passage shows Long Island (on the left), where Ethel Davis had owned a home lot, and Brier Island (on the right), where he lived and is buried. Ethel had been raised in Derby township, New Haven county, Conn... View more info

Forts of Cape Sable of the Seventeenth Century. First Edition, Signed

By: d'ENTREMONT, H. Leander. LANCTOT, Gustave, association copy]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: R.H. Davis & Co., Limited, Yarmouth, 1938,:

Seller ID: 78891


d'ENTREMONT, H. Leander. The Forts of Cape Sable of the Seventeenth Century. [Yarmouth] : "Printed by R.H. Davis & Co., Limited, 1938. First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-106,(2), including frontispiece [plan of stone foundations]. Small 8vo (130 x 181 mm), tan wrappers printed in maroon to front cover, with plain spine, top edge dyed red. H. Léander d'Entremont (b. October 22, 1862at West Pubnico, Nova Scotia - d. December 11, 1944) . Maillet, Bibliograp hie des publicationsde l'Acadie des provinces maritimes: livres et brochures, 1609-1995 1900. A detailed study of the historical record arguing t... View more info

Historic Shelburne, 1870-1950. First Edition

By: ACKER, Sarah and Lewis JACKSON. Images of Our Past series.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2001, ISBN:1551093561:

Seller ID: 91306


ACKER, Sarah and Lewis JACKSON. Historic Shelburne, 1870-1950. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, Co-published by the Shelburne County Museum, (2001).First Printing. Pp (5),vi-viii,[1]-140. Illustrated with 149 b&w photos.. 8vo, photo-illustrated card covers. A volume in the Images of Our Past series. Lewis Jackson (b. 1951). "Drawing from a rich source of images and the collective knowledge of town elders, historians, and researchers, Historic Shelburne chronicles the many lives the community has lived since the firstLoyalistsw arrived more than two centuries ago. From its early success a... View more info

Islands in the Harbour : A collection of stories by writers from Nova Scotia's South Shore. First Edition

By: TUDOR, Kathleen and Renee DAVIS, (eds.) CLARK, Joan WILSON, Budge ROSS, Veronica

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Roseway Publishing, Lockeport, NS, 1990, ISBN:0969418000:

Seller ID: 9449


TUDOR, Kathleen and Renée DAVIS; (eds.). Islands in the Harbour : A collection of stories by writers from Nova Scotia's South Shore. Lockeport, Nova Scotia : Roseway Publishing Co., (1990). First Edition. Pp (5),vi-vii,(1),105,(1). 8vo, blue & black cardcovers, with map design on covers, white lettering to spine. Kathleen Tudor (b. near Lockeport, Shelburne County "This collection of shore stories by writers from Nova Scotia's South Shore gives us a sense of place, where generations of people have lived and worked. A place where the sea is a familiar background, a means of livelihood, yet... View more info

Letters to Levi : A Young Fisherman's Mail. First Edition

By: STEPHENSON, Joan, (ed.) THOMAS, Levi (1872-1933)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Roseway Publishing Company, Lockeport, 1991, ISBN:0969418027:

Seller ID: 23901


STEPHENSON, Joan, (ed.). Letters to Levi : A Young Fisherman's Mail. Lockeport : Roseway Publishing Company, (1991). First Edition. Pp (1),2-92,(4). 8vo, illustrated red card covers. A collection of letters sent to a fisherman who lived on the South Shore of Nova Scotia. "Levi Thomas (1872-1933) lived in Blanche, located in Barrington Township at the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia. The first letters are from his sister Carrie who had married andmoved to Massachusetts. She encouraged Levi to leave Blanche to join her a nd Willin Massachusetts where work was plentiful> Carrie's husband Will... View more info

Letters to Levi : A Young Fisherman's Mail. First Edition, Signed

By: STEPHENSON, Joan (ed.) THOMAS, Levi (1872-1933)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Roseway, 1991, ISBN:0969418027:

Seller ID: 12764


STEPHENSON, Joan, (ed.). Letters to Levi : A Young Fisherman's Mail. Lockeport : Roseway Publishing Company, (1991). First Edition. Pp (1),2-92,(4). 8vo, illustrated red card covers. A collection of letters sent to a fisherman who lived on the South Shore of Nova Scotia. "Levi Thomas (1872-1933) lived in Blanche, located in Barrington Township at the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia. The first letters are from his sister Carrie who had married andmoved to Massachusetts. She encouraged Levi to leave Blanche to join her a nd Willin Massachusetts where work was plentiful> Carrie's husband Will... View more info

Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. Blue cloth, as is.

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Markland Publishing Company, 1903,:

Seller ID: 93090


McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. Pp (2),3-603,(5), frontispiece + 121 p. of black and white plates, maps and charts. Large 8vo, blue cloth with black decoration and borders to front, gilt lettering to spine, all edges dyed red. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 194. Chapters: 1. History of Nova Scotia; 2. Geology of Nova Scotia; 3. Introduction to the County Histories; 4. History of Annapolis ... View more info

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Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. First Edition

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Markland Publishing Company, 1903,: 1903

Seller ID: 89129


McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: "Published by the Markland Publishing Company", 1903. First Edition. "Printed by Hammond Press, W.B. Conkey Company, Chicago". Pp (2),[1]-603,(7) + portrait frontispiece + 73 leaves of plates. Map. Large thick 8vo, brown (with dark greenish hue) pebbled cloth with gilt decoration of a viking ship to front board, gilt lettering to spine, all edges dyed red. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald, Bibliograp... View more info

Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. First Edition, black half-calf

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1903,:

Seller ID: 60342


McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-603,(7) + portrait frontispiece + 73 leaves of plates. Map. Large thick 8vo, bound in black half leather with original green cloth boards, gilt Viking ship to front board. all edges red. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald,Bibliography of Victoria County, 194. Chapters: 1. History of Nova Scotia; 2. Geology of Nova Scotia; 3. Introduction to the County Histories; 4. His ... View more info

Markland or Nova Scotia. Blue cloth

By: McLEOD, Robert R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Markland Publishing Company, 1903,:

Seller ID: 14814


McLEOD, Robert R. Markland or Nova Scotia : Its History, Natural Resources and Native Beauties. N.pl.: Markland Publishing Company, 1903. Pp (2),3-603,(5), frontispiece + 121 p. of black and white plates, maps and charts. Large 8vo, blue cloth with black decoration and borders to front, gilt lettering to spine. Morley p.77, Watters p.708, Rhodenizer p.559, Tennyson 32, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 89, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 194.Chapters: 1. History of Nova Scotia; 2. Geology of Nova Scotia; 3. Introdu ction to the County Histories; 4. History of Annapolis County; 5. Gold Mine... View more info

Nova Scotia Folk Art

By: Folk Art)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, 1995, ISBN:1550191194:

Seller ID: 34424


(Folk Art). Nova Scotia Folk Art : Canada's Cultural Heritage. (Halifax, N.S. : "Co-published by the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and Nimbus Publishing Limited", 1995). Pp (4),5-44. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, art-illustrated stapled blue card covers. Curator: Bernard Riordon. With Canada House Foreword;Minister's Foreword [by Roland J. Thornhill]; Corporate Sponsor's Foreword ; Director's Foreword; Nova Scotia Folk Art, essay by Bernard Riordon; Biographical Notes. List of Works. Artists : Charlie Atkinson (b. 1904, South Side, Cape Sable), Donald Boudreau (b. 1917, St. Bernard, Digby Coun... View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol. 10, No. 2, June 1980

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly DUNCANSON, John V. ROBERTON, Marion ANSLOW, Florence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1980,:

Seller ID: 105650


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 10, No. 2, June 1980. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1980. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp.(4),125-196. 8vo, light greycardcovers. Contents: "Annals of a Barrington Shipyard" by Marion Robertso n (pp.125-141, including Captain Warren Doane, the brigantines Starr, Sebim, Onward, Conquest, &c); "A Letter To My Country Friends [1861-64]"; by E. M. Stevenson (pp.143-157); "The Dresden Lady of Clifton" by Margaret Perry (pp.159-164, on Florence Anslow, with sidelights on... View more info