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Golden Memories; Class of 1947, Saint John Vocational School

by London, Ralph

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1997
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Saint John, NB: Saint John Vocational School , 1997 Dark blue hardcover with gilt titles. Slight sunning on front cover. Previous owner's name in front. Collection of nostalgia from bygone days of the school (now known as Harbour View High School) and Saint John: grad list and photo, extra-curricular activities, vintage ads, cartoons, newspaper clippings. Similar… Read more
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Up the Hill 1963

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Published
1963
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Very Good Minus
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$30.00

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Fredericton, N.B.: University of New Brunswick, 1963 Original black padded faux leather on boards. One-inch gouge to leather along top of front edge of spine No marks of writing. Hundreds of campus photos. Many local ads. NOTE: We have several more from the 60's ! Let us know your needs !. Padded Faux… Read more
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A History of the Saint John Grammar School 1805-1914

by Saint John High School Alumnae

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Published
1914
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Very Good
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First ( No Additional printings)
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$50.00

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Saint John, N.B.: Saint John Globe Publishing Company, Limited, 1914 Original grey cloth with SJHS in red on boards. Previous owner's names. Portrait of Dr. Patterson re-inserted. From the first Grammar School on Germain Street to the former High School on Union Street. The fire of 1877 caused much moving around of various departments, due to the… Read more
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Memoir of the Life of David Stow

by The Rev. Wiliam Fraser

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Published
1868
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Good Plus
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London: James Nisbet & Co., 1868 Green cloth on blindstamped boards. Previous owner's name. Protagonist is David Stow, who expanded his vital teaching from the Sunday School at Paisley, Scotland, to a number of public schools, and eventually to Normal Schools for the training of teachers. 320 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.… Read more
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Stories to Tell to Children

by Bryant, Sara Cone

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Published
1930
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Reprint
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London: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., 1930 Green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Three comical stickers. Suggestions to take stories seriously, take one's time, don't admit to your mistakes, use appropriate voice, etc. Many story titles are offered. 251 pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by George Cruikshank Frontispiece. 12mo - over 6¾" -… Read more
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How to Study Geography (Int. Education Series)

by Parker, Francis W.

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Published
1910
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Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1910 Black cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. In his Preface, the author complains that Geography has "suffered more than any other branch of study through the prevalence of bad methods. Mere isolated details of topography have been memorized, while the processes of earth, water, and atmosphere, that go to produce the differences and… Read more
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Acadia University, 1838-1938

by Longley, Ronald Stewart

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Wolfville, N.S., 1939 Green cloth on boards. No writing or damage. As a former student and faculty member, the author has written this book as a labor of love. Lists graduates from 1843 to 1939. 187 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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School Days; The One-Room Schools of Maritime Canada

by Peabody, George

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780864921420
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$15.00

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Fredericton, N.B.: Goose Lane Editions, 1992 Self-explanatory history of the changing scene of one-room schools. 137 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 7 1/2 x 9 Oblong.
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A Question of Privilege; Canada's Independent Schools

by Gossage, Carolyn

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780887781568
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$20.00

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Toronto: Peter Martin Associates , Limited, 1977 Maroon cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Very good DJ. A survey of 50 private schools across Canada. Food for thought from the Epilogue: "It has become clear to all those concerned with education in Canada that in the course of the last century the state has achieved its goal of offering… Read more
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The Woman Hater

by Cameron, John Alexander Hugh

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Published
1912
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Good Plus
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Toronto: Musson Book Company Limited, 1912 Green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name snipped from first free endpaper. Early chapters suggest the topic to be consolidation of public schools. While you read you'll pick up a new dialect. 297 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Quance Lecture, 1954; The University and Its Neighbors

by Gilmour, G.P.

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Published
1954
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Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
First (No Additional printings)
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Toronto: W.J. Gage And Co., Limited, 1954 Grey cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Otherwise, clean. 80 pp.. First (No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Quance Lectures in Canadian Education; The Humanities in Modern Education

by Leddy, Dr. John Francis

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Published
1965
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Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
First Edition (No Additional Printings
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Toronto: W.J.Gage, Limited, 1965 Orange cloth on boards. Contents of two lectures; Language and Literature / History and Philosophy. 68 pp. Previous owner's name.. First Edition (No Additional Printings. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Portrait. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Queen's; The First One Hundred & Fifty Years

by Carpenter, Thomas H. (Ed.)

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition. (No Additional Printings)
ISBN
9781895261004
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$20.00

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Newburgh, ON: Hedgehog Productions, Inc., 1990 Tan cloth on boards. No writing or damage to book. DJ has two cracks in lamination. An excellent presentation of one of Canada's most prestigious universities. Supported by Scottish Presbyterians until 1912, then by Canadian Presbyterians until 1925, when it became affiliated with the United Church of Canada, as it remains. Queen's is known… Read more
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The Development of the Theory and Practice of Education in New Brunswick 1784-1900

by MacNaughton, Katherine F.C.

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First ( No Additional printings)
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Fredericton, N.B: University of New Brunswick, 1947 Original brown cloth on boards. First in the series of Historical Studies. Edited by Albert G. Bailey, Dean of Arts and Professor of History. Foreword by Milton C. Gregg, President. The British Background, The American Background, The Nova Scotian Background, The Loyalist Pattern, Provincial Society in Transition, Educational Developments (1833-1847), Plans,… Read more
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Lunches at School

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Very Good
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Fredericton: Dept. Of Education Tan booklet of 36 pp. Organization, finances, work schedules, menus, supplies, supervision. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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How to Study: Hints to Students in Colleges and High Schools

by Schulte, John (Ph.D)

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Published
1877
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Second Revised Edition
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Toronto: Belford Brothers, 1877 Red cloth on flexible boards. Cover grubby. Stringent requirements for success include practicing Christianity, physical exercise, and the will to succeed. Latin quotations abound. 118 pp. Previous owner's name.. Second Revised Edition. Flexible Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Hints on Early Education and Nursery Discipline

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Published
1887
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Good Plus to Very Good
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New York: Funk and Wagnalls Company, 1887 Green cloth on boards. First free endpaper missing. This book passed through 18 editions in England without an author's name attached. Asked for his opinion of the book, the Rev. John Hall noted "the gentle wisdom, knowledge of human nature, and loyalty to 'our Father in Heaven' commend the book". I second the… Read more
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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism

by Boyd, James R.

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Published
1872
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Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
Eighth Edition
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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1872 Marbled boards backed in brown calf. All edges combed. Previous owner's name. Six pages of recommendations from teachers of other Common Schools as early as 1844. Spelling, Punctuation, Word Use, Sentence Structure, Style, Figurative Language, Composition, Language History, British and American Literature. 333 pp.. Eighth Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket.… Read more
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London: Houlston and Stoneman, 1851 Green cloth on boards, embossed front and back. Dusty and worn. 396 pp.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Lawrie's Mercantile Arithmetic

by Lawrie, Gavin

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Good
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London: Blackie & Son Brown leather on boards. Title missing, but believed to be Seventh Edition in two parts, the first part beginning with Tables of Weights and Measures, and the second part beginning with Vulgar and Decimal Fractions. With Answers. 204 pp. plus 78 pp. of Answers, with catalog. Shows normal edge wear. Binding sound. . Hard Cover.… Read more
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