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We Harbor No Evil Design": Rehabilitation Efforts After the Halifax Explosion of 1917

by SUTHERLAND, David A. (ed.)

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Published
2017
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Near fine
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Toronto: The Champlain Society, 2017. Hardcover. Near fine. The Publications of The Champlain Society LXXVIII. xxiv, [7], 2-533, [8] p. 24 cm. 3 maps. 26 b&w figures. Red cloth hardcover. Some faint marks to covers and spine. Spine tail a bit softened.
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image of McMillan's Agricultural and Nautical Almanac, For 1886, With Astronomical Tables Adapted  to the Provinces of New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island

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Saint John, NB, 1886. Hardcover. Fair. 184 p. 19 cm. Cloth with gold title. Worn edges, some rubbing to boards. Blue paper covers inside. Front board and spine separated from text block. Pencil name inside front cover. A few small tears to page edges. Small ink stamp and notation title page verso. Some notes on inner pages.… Read more
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The New Brunswick Almanac and Register, for the year of Our Lord 1864

by MILLS, Alfred

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Published
1864
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Good
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St. John, NB: J. & McMillan, 1864. Softcover. Good. 159, [17] p. 17 cm. Map on rear cover. Paperback. Ink signature at top front. Some soiling. Chipped spine tail and tear in upper rear near spine. A few tears inside and a few dampstains. Index inside front cover. Information about agriculture, churches, businesses and industry, schools, the… Read more
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image of Letter from H. Horton & Son, Saint John, NB, to Messrs W. F. Dibblee & Son, Woodstock, NB,  1902

Letter from H. Horton & Son, Saint John, NB, to Messrs W. F. Dibblee & Son, Woodstock, NB, 1902

by H. Horton & Son

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Published
Oct. 8, 1902
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Very good
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Saint John, NB, Oct. 8, 1902. Very good. Two 28 cm pages of Horton's stationery, handwritten on one side only. One horizontal, two vertical folds. H. Horton & Son, Importers and Wholesale Dealers in Saddlery Hardware and Horse Furnishings, andmanufacturers of Horse Clothing, Collars, Saddlery, Etc.. List at side indicates the company also sold fur robes and… Read more
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Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada: The City of Stately Elms

by New Brunswick Travel Bureau

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Published
1958
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Very good
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Fredericton, NB, 1958. Staplebound. Very good. [12 p.]. 23 cm. B&w illustrations. Partial colour map at centre. Aerial view on rear. Ink notation on front.
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Mom Suse

by WILLIS, Vivian

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Published
1994
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Very good
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Toronto: Vivian Willis, 1994. Softcover. Very good. 85 p. + b&w illustration section. Yellow card covers. Faint mark on rear. Inscribed by author on first leaf. Bio of Susannah Bundy Smith (1883-1988). "During the Depression Mom Suse drove 15 miles everyday to Halifax in a horse and cart to sell kindling and blueberries."
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The Road To The Isle: "the world's deepest Causeway"

by DOUCET, L. J.

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Published
1955
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Near fine
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1955. Booklet. Near fine. Unpaginated. 23 cm. Illustrations in sepia. Stapled paper covers. "A factful and interesting History of the Canso Causeway, an open road to the friendliness of Cape Breton and Newfoundland." Included is the official opening programme from Aug. 13 , 1955.
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Collections of the New Brunswick Historical Society No. 8

by RAYMOND, W. O., et al

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Published
1909
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Very good
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Saint John, NB, 1909. Softcover. Very good. Pages 113-297. 22 cm. B&w illustrations. Paper covers. Light wear to edges. Main articles: Brigadier General Monckton's Expedition to the River Saint John in September, 1758; The Founding of Shelburne.
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Index to Shipping of Yarmouth, N.S. 1761-1902

by LAWSON, J. Murray

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Published
1981
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The Yarmouth County Historical Society, 1981. Softcover. Very good. 80 p. 22 cm. B&w illustrations. Paperback. Small stain on front. "Index to Vessels in the Record of the Shipping of Yarmouth, N.S. and its Appendix and Yarmouth Past and Present (Yarmouth Reminiscences) written in 1876, 1885 and 1902."
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A History of Shediac, New Brunswick

by WEBSTER, John Clarence

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Published
1953
Condition
Very good
Edition
Reprint
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The New Brunswick Museum, 1953. Reprint. Booklet. Very good. Originally privately printed in 1928. 22 p. 23 cm. 9 b&w maps and illustrations. Blue card covers. Label residue and small scuff on rear.
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The Cape Breton Giant: A Truthful Memoir

by GILLIS, Jas. D.

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Published
1926
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Good
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Halifax, NS: T. C. Allen & Co., 1926. Softcover. Good. 92 p. 18 cm. 2 b&w photos. Brown paper covers. Tears in spine ends, some soiling along spine. Some spotting to first leaf. The story of Angus MacAskill, the Cape Breton Giant.
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Map of Newfoundland

by Imperial Oil Limited

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Published
ca. 1945
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Very good
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ca. 1945. Very good. 19 cm folded. Unfolds to 56 cm. Colour. Some light stains to covers.
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History of Halifax City

by AKINS, Dr. T. B.

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Published
1973
Condition
Fine
Edition
Facsimile edition
ISBN
9780919302631
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Belleville, ON: Mika Publishing, 1973. Facsimile edition. Hardcover. Fine. Originally pbulished in 1895 by Nova Scotia Historical Society, Halifax. Canadiana Reprint Series No. 52. 320 p. 24 cm. Maps and Illustrations. Green cloth with gold print. Intro by D. A. Redmond.
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History of Nova Scotia. Vol. 2

by HALIBURTON, Thomas C.

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Published
1973
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Facsimile edition
ISBN
9780919302624
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$50.00

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Belleville, ON: Mika Publishing, 1973. Facsimile edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Originally published in 1829 by Joseph Howe, Halifax. Canadiana Reprint Series No. 51. 453, iii p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations. Blue cloth with gold print.
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Report of Explorations and Surveys in portions of York and Carleton Counties, New Brunswick

by BAILEY, L. W.

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Published
1884
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Good
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Montreal: Published by authority of Parliament, 1884. Softcover. Good. Geological and Natural History Survey of Canada. 31 p. 25 cm. Original booklet bound in cream paper covers with typed label. Paper browning.
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Pictou Lodge, Nova Scotia tourist leaflet

by Canadian National Railways

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Published
nd. 1920s?
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Ottawa: Canadian National Railways, nd. 1920s?. Very good +. 16 cm fold-out leaflet in black, white and blue. 9 b&w photos of the lodge and its grounds. Light wear.
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to The Electors of Richmond, Nova Scotia

by BENOIT, Remi; MILLER, William

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Published
1892
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Good
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[Arichat, N.B.], 1892. Softcover. Good. 25 p. 22 cm. Green paper covers with taped spine. Stains and chips to exterior along with vertical crease. Paper browning. Print in two columns. Second part is the official summary report of Miller's speech in the Canadian Senate on the admission of British Columbia into Confederation on April 3, 1871.
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Port of Halifax Week Marine and Industrial Exhibition of 1948

by The Port of Halifax Club

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Published
1948
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Good
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Halifax: The Port of Halifax Club, 1948. Softcover. Good. 40 p. 23 cm. Staplebound softcover. Soiled exterior. Lists exhibitors, program. Describes Port of Halifax Club and the port itself, railway facilities, the city's future development. Much local advertising.
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Nova Scotia Seafoods: A Necessary Part of the Canadian Family Diet

by Market Branch, Department of Agriculture

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Published
nd. 19??
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Halifax: Market Branch, Department of Agriculture, nd. 19??. Booklet. Very good +. 8 p. 23 cm. Cover illustration by Inglis MacDonald, Minister of Agriculture from 1933 to 1945 (signed "Inglis"). Staplebound softcover. Faint soiling to covers. Title page title: "The Health Value of Sea Foods." Explains how eating fish builds muscle, prevents goitre, treats anaemia, is easily… Read more
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St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

by BURSEY, Brian C.

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Published
2007
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781553831495
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Middle Cove: Blue Ocean Publishing, 2007. Softcover. Fine. ii, 30 p. 23 cm. Staplebound booklet.
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