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Lime Preparation at 18th Century Louisbourg, by Charles S. Lindsay. WITH: Louisbourg Guardhouses, by Charles S. Lindsay. WITH: A Survey of Louisbourg Gunflints, by T.M. Hamilton & Bruce W. Fry. Canadian Historic Sites, Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 12. Ottawa. Dept. of Indian Affairs.
Ottawa. 1975., sq8vo. 22x 21cm, 131p., many plates, illustrations, maps, colour illustrated stiff wraps, very good to fine copy
$12.25 Book Number: 13727 Order / Enquire
[LOWER Canada. Cholera Epidemic]
Exercice de Piete pour s'entretenir avec Dieu dans le Temps du Colera-Morbus suivi des Litanies de Notre Dame des Victoiries et de Saint-Roch.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. A la Librairie de E.R. Fabre, & Cie. Juin 1832., 24mo, 13cm, 16p., in the original plain boards, fine (n12) A book of prayers in response to a cholera epidemic outbreak in Lower Canada in 1832 which was brought by immigrants from Britain. At the time it was not understood how the disease spread nor how to treat it. Six thousand people were believed to have died.
$799.98 Book Number: 22939 Order / Enquire
[LOWER CANADA., House of Assembly]
Petition of the House of Assembly of Lower Canada, To the King, and the two Houses of Parliament: adopted in consequences of the disclosure of the instructions to the Governor and Commissioners.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Printed by C. and W. Reynell. ., 8vo, 22.5cm, 20p., self wraps, very good to fine, rare (n12) T.P.L. 1980. Sabin 10540. A petition concerning an elective legislative, the judiciary, land grants, internal affairs, etc. It was passed by the British Parliament-"Ayes, 55; Noes, 7.-Majority, 48."
$499.99 Book Number: 22848 Order / Enquire
Parochial and Township Subdivisions of Lower -Canada, in Return to the Annexed Address of the Legislative Assembly, 1853.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Quebec. Printed by E.R. Frechette, 13 Mountain Street, Lower Town. 1853., 8vo, 24cm, 152p., original printed wraps, wrap bit dust worn, small oval library stamp on the title, very good sound copy, contents fine (n12) T.P.L. 3335. ". showing the bounds, limits or division lines of the various Parishes established and erected therein for civil purposes, including as well . those established by the Arret of the Council of State of His Most Christian Majesty, 1722, and all those which have since been ascertained, established and confirmed in a legal and regular manner, either as new Parishes or as Parishes formed by the dismemberment or subdivision of Parishes. etc. etc. " Preface.
$200.00 Book Number: 21957 Order / Enquire
Correspondence Relating to the Montreal, Ottawa & Georgian Bay Canal.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Thoburn & Co., Printers. 1895., 8vo. 21cm, 24p., original printed wraps, fine (s4) Ottawa Valley Canal. Correspondence addressed to McLeod Stewart, giving the correspondent view on the viability of the canal. They include; A.M. Wellington, Engineering News, New York; Canadian Pacific Railway, W.C. Van Horne; Government Telegraph Service, D.H. Keeley; The Standard Electric Co. Ottawa; The Ottawa Electric Railway, T. Ahearn; North Shore Navigation Co.; W. Shanly; - McLeod Stewart was mayor of Ottawa, 1887-88.
$25.00 Book Number: 21968 Order / Enquire
[MAP]. BELLIN, Jacques Nicolas
Karte von dem Ende der Hudsons-Bay welche die Englander James Bay nennen. [Paris, , c.1744]
Leipniq. 1756., 19.3x 14.2cm, hand coloured, very good (n14) Kershaw. V2. #426. Plate 290.
$105.00 Book Number: 14244 Order / Enquire
[MATTHEWS, W. McN.].
Two Centuries of Christian Witness in Truro, Nova Scotia. First United Church, 1760-1960.
[Toronto. Printed and Bound by the Ryerson Press]. 1960., 23cm, 85p. illustrations and portraits, bibliography, fine in near fine jacket
$15.75 Book Number: 13755 Order / Enquire
Bridging the Years. 1879-1967.
Miniota. The Miniota Women's Institute. ., Tall8vo. 25cm, 515,(1)pp., numerous plates and illustrations, 2 folding map s, blue illustrated cloth, near fine (S5.3) The history of two Manitoba com munities: Miniota and Arrow River; published as a Canadian Centennial proje ct. A major part is family histories with hundreds of contributions.
$52.50 Book Number: 18083 Order / Enquire
[MOREAU, Louis Edmond], (1834-1895)
Nos Croises ou Histoire Anecdotique de l'Expedition des Voluntaires Canadiens a Rome pour la Defense de l'Eglise.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. Fabre & Gravel, Librairies-Editeurs. 1871., 18cm, viii,338p., appendix, original blind stamped purple cloth, gilt spine title & decoration on front, binders tape down the spine, a working copy (ds4) A history of the Canadian Zouaves, a contingent from the province of Quebec, that enrolled in the papal army to help defend Rome from the Italian troops who wanted to bring about Italian unification from 1868 to 1870. About 390 Canadians served as pontifical troops and an appendix includes a nominal roll. A scarce account of a little-known segment of Canadian history.
$150.00 Book Number: 25396 Order / Enquire
[MORSE, William Inglis]
Catalogue of Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Documents in the William Inglis Morse Collection 1926-1931. Acadia University Library, Wolfville, Nova Scotia.
London. The Curwen Press. 1931., 22cm, vi,85p., limited edition of 200 copies, frontis, brown patterned cloth, near fine (0) An extensive bibliography of 1,650 volumes listed by author and by subject. Also lists reference books, magazines, maps, engravings, documents and manuscripts.
$87.50 Book Number: 13768 Order / Enquire
[MORSE, William Inglis]
Catalogue of the William Inglis Morse Collection of books, pictures, maps,
London. Printed at the Curwen Press. 1938., sm.4to. 25cm, 119p. with frontis and 6 plates, limited to 250 copies, of which this is No. 168, bound in full fine grain blue linen, gilt spine titles, spine slightly sunned (titles clear) else a fine copy, scarce
$87.50 Book Number: 19297 Order / Enquire
[NOVA SCOTIA. - Missions; 1760 - 1820]
Mmoire Sur Les Missions de la Nouvelle-Ecosse du Cap Breton et de l'Ile du
Qubec. C. Darveau. 1895., 23cm., 269p., rebound in quarter contemporary dark blue morocco and marbledboards, raised gilt decorated bands, gilt titles, pages uncut, paper slightly toasted and fragile, very good to fine Gagnon I-2328. Dionne I-2551. Guilbeault 1186.
$105.00 Book Number: 19316 Order / Enquire
Colonization. Nova Scotia Baronet Rights. Copy of the Memorandum and Protest placed in Earl Grey's Hands by a Deputation, on the 2nd of June, 1848. And of The Address of The Hon. Sir Richard Broun, Bart., del'd. before the Committee of the Baronets of Scotland and Nova Scotia, for Nova Scotia Rights. On the 16th of October, 1848.
London. Blackburn and Burt, Printers. ., 8vo. 21.5cm, 18,1p., printed self wraps, fragile, very good to fine, in blue cloth pamphlet folder with paper label along the spine, rare List of charters, documents, &c., upon which the claims of the baronets to lands and rights in Nova Scotia are founded. Not in T.P.L., Lande, or Casey.
$209.99 Book Number: 13777 Order / Enquire
[NOYES, John P.]
Sketches of Some Early Shefford Pioneers.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. Gazette. 1905., 23cm, 126p. with one illustration & 10 portraits, in half black leather and pebbled cloth boards, gilt spine and cover titles, edges rubbed and worn but sound, a very good internally fine copy (cnds) Beaulieu p119. Sketches of Lucius Seth Huntington, Asa Belknap Foster, Gardner Green Stevens, Archdeacon David Lindsay, Dr. Stephen Sewell Foster, Charles Allen, Major Hezekiah Luke Robinson, Dr. Cornelius J.F.R. Phelan, Richard Woodbury Lang, and Almus A. Knowlton.
$25.00 Book Number: 22949 Order / Enquire
Sir William Osler, 1849-1919. A Selection for Medical Students. Edited and with an Introduction by Charles G. Roland.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Toronto. The Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine. 1982., 22cm, 116p. 3 portrait plates, quarter bound in brown fabrikoid and linen boards, fine in fine jacket(S14)
$14.00 Book Number: 8189 Order / Enquire