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Ambling Through Acadia. First Edition, with TLS

By: TOWNE, Charles Hanson HEITLAND, W. Emerton

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Century Co, 1923,: 1923

Seller ID: 51204


TOWNE, Charles Hanson. Ambling Through Acadia. With drawings by W. Emerton Heitland. New York and London : The Century Co., (1923). First Edition. Pp. (16),3-250, including plates. Illustrated. 8vo (146 x 210 mm), dark green cloth with illustrations to spine & front board. Charles Hanson Towne ( b. February 1, 1877, Louisville, Kentucky - d. February 28, 1949, New York City). Wilmot Emerton Heitland, N.A. (b. July 5, 1893, Superior, Wisconsin - d. July 9 1969, St Petersburg, Florida). Morley pp.19 & 85, Vaison p.74, Tennyson 1099, Rhodenizer p.69. ... View more info

Annual Report of the Roads Division of the Department of Public Works and Mines For the Year ended 30th September, 1909

By: DONKIN, Hiram

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Commissioner of Public Works and Mines, King's Printer, Halifax, N.S., 1910,:

Seller ID: 107072


DONKIN, Hiram. Annual Report of the Roads Division of the Department of Public Works and Mines For the Year ended 30th September, 1909. Halifax, N.S.:Commissioner of Public Works and Mines, King's Printer, 1910. Holloway Bro s., Printers, 69 Granfville Street. Pp (8),[1]-419,(1),+ 10 plates. 8vo, brown wrappers, lettered in black. Contents : Part 1 - Reports : Report of the Commissioner; Report of the Assistant Commissioner: Preliminary Remarks; Annual cost of bridge maintenance; Expenditure in past year; Stony roads; Clay roads—subdrainage; Road machine work; Improvements made by past expen... 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

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Bellak's Ideal Piano and Organ Method. Standard Edition

By: BELLAK, [James]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: N. H. Phinney & Co. Limited, Lawrencetown, N.S., 1900,:

Seller ID: 104439


BELLAK, [James]. Bellak's Ideal Piano and Organ Method. Standard Edition. Lawrencetown, N.S.: N. H. Phinney & Co. Limited, n.d. [ca 1900?]. Pp (2),3-74,(2). 4to, brown paper-covered boards, lettered in black, with blank blackcloth spine. A copy of Bellak's teaching method for piano and organ provided by and bound in a local piano dealer's covers. On the front cover : N. H. Phinney & Co. Limited, Lawrencetown, N.S. - also at - Bridgewater, Windsor, Yarmouth, Halifax, N.S. On the back cover : N. H. Phinney & Co. Limited,Lawrencetown, N.S. Pianos, Organs, Phonographs, Sewin... View more info

Bluenose Magazine. Vol. 4, No. 2, October 1979

By: CROXALL, Peter (ed.). FORRESTALL, Tom) PYTMAN, Erma R. MacKEENAN, Karl

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fundy Group Publications Ltd, Yarmouth, N.S., 1979,:

Seller ID: 84234


CROXALL, Peter (ed.). Bluenose Magazine. Vol. 4, No. 2, October 1979. Yarmouth, N.S.: Fundy Group Publications Ltd., 1979. Pp [1]-35,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated yellow stapled card covers. Contents : The Work of Tom Forrestall: Paintings Without Corners (by Karl MacKeeman, pp 5-6); Violet Hibbs: The Quilt Lady (by Peter Croxall, pp 7-9); Roots at New Ross Farm (by James Irving, pp 10-12); Diamonds and Coaldust (by Cliff F. Kennedy, pp 14-16); Name Your Price [about country auctions] (by Dorrie Phillips, pp 17-18); Early Lumbering Days in Nova Scotia and N... View more info

Bulletin of the Nova Scotia Teachers' Union : Colchester Number

By: Nova Scotia Teachers' Union) Bulletin of the Nova Scotia Teachers' Union, Vol XI, No. 2)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Teachers' Union, Yarmouth, NS, 1934,:

Seller ID: 60136


(Nova Scotia Teachers' Union). Bulletin of the Nova Scotia Teachers' Union : Colchester Number . Yarmouth, NS: Nova Scotia Teachers' Union, 1934. Pp 24. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated stapled green card covers. Bulletin of the Nova Scotia Teachers' Union, Vol XI, No 2, December 1934. Head of covers chipped at spine, fore-edges nicked, name sticker to front, else vg. For the issue. 20.00 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

Canoe Guide's Handbook : How to plan and guide a trip for two to twelve people

By: GILPATRICK, Gil LUOMA, Jan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: DeLorme Pub. Co., Yarmouth, ME, 1981, ISBN:0899330118:

Seller ID: 70619


GILPATRICK, Gil. The Canoe Guide's Handbook. [Cover adds: How to plan and guide a trip for two to twelve people]. With photographs by the author and illustrations by Jon Luoma. Yarmouth, ME: DeLorme Pub. Co., (1981). Pp. (4),1-153,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated brown card covers. Cassell 769, Toy 3985. "We like it." - Cassell. A manual on canoe trip planning and organization. Chapters : 1. Check Lists; 2. Provisioning the Trip; 3. For a Safe Journey; 4. Canoe Power; 5. Wet Weather; 6. For Their Enjoyment; 7. Custom Gear; 8. Back Paddle. With index. Spine sunned, white-outed name to... View more info

Centenaire de la mort du Pere Jean-Mande Sigogne, Missionaire de la Baie Ste-Marie et Premier curé de la paroisse Sainte-Marie

By: SIGOGNE, Jean-Mande)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1944,:

Seller ID: 10138


(SIGOGNE, Jean-Mandé). Centenaire de la mort du Père Jean-Mandé Sigogne, Missionaire de la Baie Ste-Marie et Premier curé de la paroisse Sainte-Marie.(Yarmouth, N.S. : "Printed by The Lawson Publishing Co. Ltd."), [1944]. Pp (3),4-64. Mostly double column. Illustrated with over 60 photos. 8vo, stap led cream card covers. Contents : Le Père Sigogne; Notes Historiques Concernant la Paroisse Ste-Marie de Church Point; Origine et Developpement de la Paroisse Sainte-Marie de Church Point, N.S.; Enfants de la Paroisse Ste Marie dans le Sacerdoce; Le Père Sigogne et le College Sainte-An... View more info

Central Chebogue's Story.

By: PERRY, Ruth B.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: 1970,:

Seller ID: 7181


PERRY, Ruth B. Central Chebogue's Story. N.pl.: n.pub. [Dec. 1970, penned note above printer's name]. Printed by Ellis Print, Yarmouth. Pp 1-56. 8vo, card covers, with photos on front and insides. Vaison p.71. Vg. 22.00 View more info

County Court Manual. leather

By: BINGAY, George

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Carswell & Co., Law Publishers, Toronto, 1891,:

Seller ID: 28491


BINGAY, George (Of the Nova Scotia Bar.). The County Court Manual being a Collection of the Statutes relating to the Practice, Procedure and Jurisdiction of the County Courts of Nova Scotia, with Notes, Etc. Tor.: Carswell & Co., Law Publishers, 1891. Pp [i]-xii,[1]-83,(1). 8vo, half leather, marbled boards. Preface dated Yarmouth, N.S., January, 1891. Rubbed, name stamp, some red penned notes, else vg. 120.00 View more info

Creatures of the Sea. 1st UK in dj

By: GRAY, William B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1962,:

Seller ID: 26954


GRAY, Captain William B. Creatures of the Sea. L.: Scientific Book Club, (1962). First UK Printing. Pp (12),[1]-187,(1). 8vo, green cloth. A book on collecting specimens from the Director of Collections and Exhibitions at theMiami Seaquarium. See Chapter 9 : Tales from Wedgeport (pp.83-89). Vg in p rice-clipped dj. 25.00 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

Dim Time and History on a Garrison Clock : A Collection of Poetry

By: HAMMER, Margaret Benjamin THURSTON, Harry K., foreword

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Roseway Publishing, Lockeport, 1993, ISBN:0969418078:

Seller ID: 4655


HAMMER, Margaret Benjamin. Dim Time and History on a Garrison Clock : A Collection of Poetry. Lockeport : Roseway Publishing, (1993). Printed by Sentinel Printing, Yarmouth. Pp (10),11-87,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green and grey trade paperback. Foreword by Harry K. Thurston. "This is modern poetry: its eye always open for the telling image, ear cocked to an internal music, and tongue ready to taste the tartness of irony .'Thought,' the poet likens to 'neuronic commotion.' These poems, however, are not only thoughtful in an intellectual sense but in a compassionate one as well.[..... View more info

Dim Time and History on a Garrison Clock : A Collection of Poetry. signed, with inscription

By: HAMMER, Margaret Benjamin THURSTON, Harry K., foreword

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Roseway Publishing, Lockeport, 1993, ISBN:0969418078:

Seller ID: 57549


HAMMER, Margaret Benjamin. Dim Time and History on a Garrison Clock : A Collection of Poetry. Lockeport : Roseway Publishing, (1993). Printed by Sentinel Printing, Yarmouth. Pp (10),11-87,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, trade paperback. Foreword by Harry K. Thurston. "This is modern poetry: its eye always open for the telling image, ear cocked to an internal music, and tongue readyto taste the tartness of irony .'Thought,' the poet likens to 'neuronic co mmotion.' These poems, however, are not only thoughtful in an intellectual sense but in a compassionate one as well.[...] Peggy's poems delve into... View more info

Directory of Bay View United Baptist Church

By: Port Maitland)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1910,:

Seller ID: 13290


(Port Maitland). Directory of Bay View United Baptist Church, Port Maitland, Nova Scotia. Yarmouth : R.H. Davis & Co., Ltd., Printers, (1910). Pp [1]-24. Illustrated. Sm 8vo, card covers. Many advertisements. Fine. 35.00 View more info

Dominion of Canada. 2nd ed. Worn

By: BAEDEKER, Karl HARVEY, Moses BOURINOT, J.G. DAWSON, George M.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1900,:

Seller ID: 5460


BAEDEKER, Karl. The Dominion of Canada, with Newfoundland and an Excursion to Alaska. Handbook for Travellers. With 10 Maps and 7 Plans. Second Revised Edition. Leipsic : Karl Baedeker, Publisher / L.: Dulau and Co./ N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. Pp (4), [v]-lxii, 1-268. Small 8vo, red cloth,marbled edges. O'Dea 1115a (for 1894 ed.). Route 21. Newfoundland, By the Rev. Moses Harvey, ll.d, f.r.s.c., Author of Newfoundland, The Oldest British Colony. Pp 103-121. Route 22. St. Pierre and Miquelon (pp.121-122). 7. From Boston to the Maritime Provinces by Sea; 10. From Montreal to St.John; 1... 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

From the North Foreland to Penzance. First Edition

By: HOLLAND, Clive. RANDALL, Maurice.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London, 1908,:

Seller ID: 26939


HOLLAND, Clive. From the North Foreland to Penzance. Illustrated by MauriceRandall. London : Chatto & Windus / New York : Duffield & Company, 1908. F irst Edition. Pp (8),,ix-xvi,1-334,(2) + colour frontispiece + 29 colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering front and spine, gilt decoration to front, top edge gilt. "In the following pages, dealing with themost important or picturesque of the harbours and seaports of the South Co ast from the North Foreland to Penzance, no attempt has been made either togive 'guide book information'...or to afford technical sailing directio... View more info

Gems from Scotia's Crown

By: LOCKHART, Agnes Helen

Price: $150.00

Publisher: American Printing and Engraving, 1897,: 1897

Seller ID: 41609


LOCKHART, Agnes Helen. Gems from Scotia's Crown. Boston : "Print of American Printing and Engraving Company", (1897). First Edition. Pp (2),3-47,(1 page touristic ad by the Dominion Atlantic Railway, urging us to 'Celebrate Queen Victoria's Jubilee by Taking a Trip This Summer through the Land of Evangeline in Nova Scotia") + frontispiece. Oblong 8vo, decorated green cloth with head of Queen Victoria in gilt on front board, plain spine. Not in any of our references. Agnes Helen Lockhart was a graduate of Sacred Heart School, Halifax and seems to have later settled i... View more info