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Annual Report of the Department of Railways and Canals. For the Fiscal Year
Ottawa. King's Printer. 1920., 25cm, lxii,76p., financial statements, appendices, blue printed wraps, fine(ds25.2). - Reports on all government railways with separate sections on the Quebec Bridge and Welland Ship Canal. Of particular interest is a reporton the Halifax Disaster of 1917 and restoration.
$14.00 Book Number: 18720 Order / Enquire
A Historical and Statistical Report of the Presbyterian Church of Canada, in connection with the Church of Scotland, for the Year 1866.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. Printed by John Lovell. 1868., 20cm, 2nd edition, 172p., statistics, disbound, spine taped, very good. (cnds). ~ James Croil was appointed general agent of the Church of Scotland in Canada in 1866 and remained an official of the church until 1891. The book contains an alphabetical list of Church of ministers and licentiates from 1765 to 1867. Includes the Church Agent's Report for 1866 - an overview of all Canadian Presbyteries.
$60.00 Book Number: 22033 Order / Enquire
[DALHOUSIE, George Ramsay, Earl of].
Addresses to His Excellency the Governor in Chief, from different parts of Lower-Canada, with His Excellency's answers.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Np. nd. ,, 8vo, 22.5cm, 51p., sewn in the original plain blue wraps, uncut, fine, very rare (n12) T.P.L. 4899. Not in Lande, Gagnon. These addresses, some of which are dated 1827 and 1828, express approval of the Earl of Dalhousie's prorogation of the Provincial Parliament in 1827.
$274.99 Book Number: 23346 Order / Enquire
[GREAT BRITAIN] Anno Quadragesimo Nono.
Georgeii III. Regis. CAP. XLVII. An Act to permit certain Articles, the Growth, Production, or Manufacture of Europe, to be laden and shipped on board Ships arriving with British North American Produce, and First taken by Settlers in the British North American Colonies, at any Port of Europe, in order to be exported to the principal Ports in the British Colonies and Plantations in North America. [12th May 1809].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty. 1809., folio. 29.5cm, pp325-327, disbound, fine (n12) Articles include any fruit, Wine, Oil, Salt, or Cork, from any part of Europe south.
$100.00 Book Number: 22916 Order / Enquire
The Ministerial Crisis: Mr. D.B. Viger, And His Position: being a Review of the Hon. Mr. Viger's Pamphlet entitled "La Crise Ministerielle et Mr. Denis Benjamin Viger, Etc. En Deux Parties". BY A REFORMER OF 1836.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Kingston. Printed and Sold at the Chronicle & Gazette Office. 1844,, 8vo, 21cm, 20p., bound in quarer tan brown roan and brown cloth boards, leather label along the spine, a fine copy thus (n1) T.P.L. 2648. Lande 440. The author addresses questions about the formation of the Draper - Viger ministry in Lower Canada in 1833 in support of the governor, Sir Charles Metcalfe. The ministry failed by 1836 due to lack of support of the French Canadians. An important pamphlet relating to the aftermath of the Rebellion of 1837.
$150.00 Book Number: 25166 Order / Enquire
[KEROUAC] DIONNE, Rene (Edited by)
Frontieres 12. Revue D'Histoire Litteraire du Quebec et du Canada Francais
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Editions de l'Universitaire d'Ottawa. 1986., 23cm, 313p., stiff printed wraps, a fine copy (lds)
$15.00 Book Number: 22359 Order / Enquire
[L'ASSOCIATION De De La Propogation. Quebec].
Rapport surles Missions du Diocese de Quebec, et autres missions qui en ontci-devant fait partie. Mars 1864, No. 16.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Quebec. Des Ateliers de LegerBrousseau. 1864., 12mo.18cm, 127p., original yellow printed wraps, withtitle reprinted on the upper cover in frame border, some soiling to thewraps, lacking the plain spine cap, title name clipped, very good, veryscarce. (qc) T.P.L. 2316. Lande s83. Reports include: Hudson's BayMission (A.M. Garin); Wamontashing Mission in the Northwest Territories. (P. Andrieux); Red River Mission (Tessot); Labrador Mission ( Arnaud);and Vancouver Mission (Modeste). The book also includes a list of thevarious native tribes that the missionaries were minister-ing to byFather Louis Lafleche. The Society was founded in Lyons, France in 1822and the annual Reports were started in 1839.
$275.00 Book Number: 36588 Order / Enquire
La Chine. A Brief History.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Lachine. Lachine Society of Regional History. 1953., 4to. 28cm, 8p., typescript, red stapled wraps, some annotating in pencil, very good copy (cnds). - A historical overview of the Montreal Island community.
$10.00 Book Number: 20796 Order / Enquire
Legendes - Coutumes, Metiersdela Nouvelle France. Bronzes D. Alfred Laliberte. Preface de Charles Maillard.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Montreal. Edition Beauchemin. 1934., sm. folio. 31cm, with 122 full page plates, limited to 3000 copies, in the original colour decorated and printed stiff wrappers, near mint (agc) Alfred Laliberte (1878-1953), Montreal sculptor, painter and author, who studied in Paris and Montreal, is best known for his sculptures of figures and of monuments.
$192.50 Book Number: 9799 Order / Enquire
Annuaire General de L'Universite Laval pour L'Annee Academique 1943-1944. No. 87
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Quebec. L'Action Catholique. 1943., 8vo, 21.5cm, 416p., large folding chart, calendar, quarter roan backed marbled boards, raised bands, gilt titles, marbled endpapers, very good to fine (cnds). - A year book for Laval University with lists of students, graduates and faculty. A wartime publication that includes lists of members of the Canadian Officers Training Plan as well as students serving in the Armed Forces with units and date of enrolment.
$22.50 Book Number: 23163 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
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
[MONTREAL. Photo Album.].
Montreal and Vicinity. (cover title).
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: N.p. n.p. n.d. [c. 1890]., oblong, 23x 28cm, being 20 tipped in printed photograph plate illustrations (mostly views and buildings; print seize 15.5 x 20.5cm), mounted on dark extra stock, printed wraps with ties, wanting upper cover illustration else very good to fine (N2)
$35.00 Book Number: 9582 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
[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