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Only in New Brunswick; New Stories from David Goss

By Goss, David

Halifax: Nimbus Publishing , Limited, 2011 Paperback local history and biography by popular storyteller who's been doing it for 40 years. 222 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by B & W Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Ivan Hicks; Fifty Years of Fabulous Fiddle Music

By Mitcham, Allison

Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot Press, Limited, 1996 Colour cover paperback. Many photos and drawings. Ivan and Vivian Hicks have been musical legends in New Brunswick for many years. They still reside in the Riverview area. 112 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by B & W Photos, with Drawings By Peter Mitcham. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Mr. Lloyd George

By Raymond, E.T.

New York: George H. Doran Company, 1922 Original brick cloth on boards with embossed Doran logo on the cover. Missing FFEP. Original bookseller's label inside back cover: E.G. Nelson & Co. in Saint John, NB. Front hinge starting. Welshman David Lloyd George entered British Parliament in 1890, and remained a member for 55 years, serving as British Prime Minister from 1916-22. 366 pp. including Index. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. 6 x 9 Inches.

$20.00

On the Road With Dutch Mason, Prime Minister of the Blues
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On the Road With Dutch Mason, Prime Minister of the Blues

By Bedford, David and Sawler, Harvey

Halifax: Nimbus Publishing Limited, 2005 Light blue trade paperback with purple and white titles and photo of Dutch and his band on the cover. Previous owner's name. This book tells the story of Canada's undisputed "Prime Minister of the Blues" and his colourful, wild 40-year musical career. A native of Nova Scotia, Dutch died the year after this book was published. 202 pp.. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good Minus. Illus. by B & W Photos. 6 x 9 Inches.

$20.00

Ariel

By Maurois, Andre

London: John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, 1925 Original 1/4 cloth on marbled paper boards. Boards are shelfworn and rubs on all edges. Deckled edges. Tiny bookseller stamp. Foxing. Hinge cracked between pgs. 288 and 289. This story of P.B. Shelley is known as a "romance biography" in which the subject's life is discussed as if it was a novel - much more exciting than the traditional form of biography. 310 pp. plus two pages of advertising. . Illustrated Edition. 1/4 Cloth on Paper Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by 8 Colour Illustrations By Jacquier. 6 x 9 Inches.

$50.00

Cochrane; The Real Master and Commander
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Cochrane; The Real Master and Commander

By Cordingly, David

New York: Bloomsbury USA, 2007 Black cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Kirkus Review warns "Landlubbers may find this a lengthy voyage, but devotees of yarns about brave British tars will be delighted to be aboard." 420 pp. with index.. First U.S. Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

A View From The Bucket; A Grand Lake and McNabs Island Memoir

By Redekopp, Jean

Fredericton, NB: Maritimes Arts Projects Productions, 1996 These are the author's memories of growing up in a farmhouse at Young's Cove near Grand Lake, New Brunswick in the 1940's. No writing or damage, other than slight sunning to the spine. 96 pp. . First - No Additional Printings. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by B/ W Photos. 6 x 9 Inches.

$20.00

Memories of James Bain Morrow

By Nicolson, Rev. A.W.

Toronto/Halifax: Methodist Book and Publishing House, 1881 Dark blue cloth with black Art Nouveau floral scrolling decoration on front with gilt lettering. Spine has gilt lettering and decoration with black accents. Back is blindstamped with two embossed floral bands and floral symbol in the middle. Boards rubbed, and there is a one-inch section at the centre of the bottom front cover where the board is visible. These are the memoirs of James B. Morrow, a devout Methodist and nephew of shipping magnate, Samuel Cunard, and entrusted with running the firm when his uncle was travelling. 179 pp.. Believed First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good Minus/No Jacket. 5x7 in..

$40.00

Reflections on My Days in New Brunswick

By Nicholson, Harold Roy

Fredericton, NB: Wilson Printing, 1989 Green softcover with fold in bottom corner of cover. Some wear on spine and top edge of cover. Author's signature inside front cover. This book is the story of the author's life beginning from his family's moving back to Lake George, New Brunswick in 1908 and buying a 50-acre farm. Lots of local names mentioned...folks from York County may see their relatives. The author went on to found the Fredericton Garden Club in 1970. An unusual addition not often seen in local books is Appendix III: a list of home remedies the author remembers being in use during World War I. 73 pp.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good Plus. Illus. by B/W Photos. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 in..

$18.00

The Wild North Land
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The Wild North Land

By Butler, Captain W.F.

London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, 1873 Quality binding with raised bands and gilt embossing on spine. Black leather label with author's name "Butler" is only half there. Marbled endpapers match the somewhat rubbed marbled boards. Minor wear to the leather at corners and edges. Bookplate of Sir George Stephen Bart, who was President of the Bank of Montreal at the time he founded the Canadian Pacific Railway Company and served as its first President. Fold-out map has 3" vertical tear at the top along one of the fold lines. Captain William Francis Butler wrote this book after crossing Northwest Canada in winter by dog-sled. 358 pp. This item is on consignment, so discounts do not apply. . Believed First Edition. 3/4 Leather on Marbled Board. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. Illus. by 16 Illustrations and a Fold-out Map. 6 x 8 1/2".

$250.00

Lights and Shadows of Eighty Years; An Autobiography
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Lights and Shadows of Eighty Years; An Autobiography

By Barnes, Rev. Joshua N.

St. John, N.B.: Barnes & Co., Limited, Publishers, 1911 Original black cloth on boards. Revised and edited by the author's son, Edwin N.C. Barnes. Front hinge cracked. Previous owner's name. Valuable record of local and Baptist history. Several portraits of Baptist clergy, including the author. 218 pp.. First (No additional printings). Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$60.00

The War Chief of the Six Nations; A Chronicle of Joseph Brant

By Wood, Luis Aubrey

Toronto: Glasgow, Brook, & Company, 1914 Red leather on flexible board showing crest in gilt. Top edges gilt. Life story of a Mohawk Loyalist who took an active role in Revolutionary times in what is now New York, and later removed to what is now Hastings County, Ontario, and finally to Brant County, Ontario. 147 pp.. Reprint. Full Leather on Flexible Board. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by George Romney, et al. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

Beaverbrook
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Beaverbrook

By Taylor, A.J.P.

London: Hamish Hamilton, Ltd., 1972 The largest biography of "the little brown man" we've had. Loads of photos. 712 pp. wirh index. Heavy book will need extra postage.. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/Good Plus to Very Good. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall;.

$25.00

If I Could Turn and Meet Myself; The Life of Alden Nowlan
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If I Could Turn and Meet Myself; The Life of Alden Nowlan

By Toner, Patrick

Fredericton, N.B.: Goose Lane Editions, 2000 A plump and pleasing biography. 339 pp. with index.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

The Splendid Life of Albert Smith and the Women He Left Behind
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The Splendid Life of Albert Smith and the Women He Left Behind

By Belliveau, John Edward

Windsor, N.S.: Lancelot Press, 1976 Smith first comes to notice about 1851 with plans to build the European and North American Railway with its terminus in his home town, Shediac. He opposed Confederation at first, but eventually became a strong supporter. He is credited with giving New Brunswick responsible government and the secret ballot. He died at 61, leaving at attractive widow 25 years younger. The rest of the book deals with her travels, her writing, and her mental instability. This softcover book is in good condition, with only brief historical notes in ink on the last free endpaper. 123 pp. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Victoria; Sixty Years a Queen
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Victoria; Sixty Years a Queen

By Lancefield, Richard T.

Toronto: G.M. Rose and Sons, Publishers, 1897 Blue cloth on boards. Gift note in black marker. Many illustrations and portraits. Scuffed at head and foot of spine. 503 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

St. Thomas Aquinas; Angel of the Schools
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St. Thomas Aquinas; Angel of the Schools

By Maritain, Jacques

London: Sheed & Ward, 1942 Green cloth on boards. No marks or writing, but DJ is grubby. A Dominican friar of the 13th Century, Aquinas is best known for his Summa Theologica. 240 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$35.00

Jesus Christ; His Life and Teaching
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Jesus Christ; His Life and Teaching

By Clark, Dennis E.

Elgin, Il.: Dove Publications, 1977 Purple cloth on boards. The Birth and Early Years of Jesus Christ. John the Baptist Points to Jesus Christ. Jesus Commences His Work in Galilee. Jesus Chooses Twelve Companions. Jesus Teaches in Parables. Jesus Travels North. Jesus Visits Jerusalem. The Growing Hostility. The Last Five Days of Jesus' Life. The Trial and Crucifixion of Jesus. The Conquest of Death. Implications of the Resurrection of Jesus. 324 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Maps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Selections from the Journal of John Wesley
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Selections from the Journal of John Wesley

By Martin, Hugh (Ed.)

London: SCM Press, Ltd., 1955 Red cloth on boards. First free endpaper removed. One can seldom fail to be impressed by reading of the superhuman achievements of this travelling preacher who founded the Methodists. 171 pp.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

A Little Nut-Brown Man; My Three Years with Lord Beaverbrook
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A Little Nut-Brown Man; My Three Years with Lord Beaverbrook

By Vines, C.M.

London: Leslie Frewin Publishers, Ltd., 1968 Bright blue paper boards. DJ price-clipped. No other damage and no writing. A rather light-hearted look at the wealthy businessman who near the end of his career hired a young male secretary.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus to Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

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