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Hampton High School Remembers World War II

By The HHS Memoria Military Heritage Project

Kingston, NB: Kingston Peninsula Heritage Inc., 2010 Original large format grey softcover with drawing of soldier in silhouette on the front and white titles. Signatures of the people who worked on it are in the front. This book was taken on as a project by a group of Hampton High School students to remember local soldiers. This book is attractively put together, and would be useful to anyone with an interest in military history or family in the Hampton area. This book is large and heavy and will require extra postage. Scarce. 560 pp. including Sources.. Signed by Authors. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Minus. Illus. by B & W and Colour Photos. 8 1/2 x 11.

$50.00

Music of the Eye: Architectural Drawings of Canada's First City 1822-1914
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Music of the Eye: Architectural Drawings of Canada's First City 1822-1914

By Hughes, Gary K.

Saint John, NB: New Brunswick Museum, 1992 Original blue-green large format softcover with drawing of Thomas Furlong's 1879 building at the corner of Water and Princess Street and white titles. Minor edgewear. Catalogue for a national travelling exhibition in 1991-1992. A beautiful tribute to some of Saint John's iconic buildings. 136 pp. including Bibliography and Index of Architects. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Minus. Illus. by B & W and Colour Photos and Drawings. 9 x 10 1/2 in..

$30.00

Mining Photographs and Other Pictures 1948-1968 - A Selection From the Negative Archives of Shedden Studio, Glace Bay, Cape Breton
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Mining Photographs and Other Pictures 1948-1968 - A Selection From the Negative Archives of Shedden Studio, Glace Bay, Cape Breton

By Buchloh, Benjamin H.D. And Wilkie, Robert (Eds.)

Halifax, NS: The Press of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design/The University College of Cape Breton Press, 1983 Original dark green large format softcover with B & W photo of horses in front of a mine on the cover, and white and grey titles. Hundreds of photos including many of the people and buildings of Glace Bay. This book would make a wonderful gift for anyone from the area. It is very heavy, and will require extra postage. 278 pp. including Errata.. First Edition. Soft Cover with Flaps. Very Good Minus. Illus. by B & W Photos By Leslie Shedden. 9 x 11 Oblong.

$75.00

The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 1885-1985

By Hennessey, McGrath, Murphy et al

Saint John, NB: Lingley Printing Co., Ltd., 1985 Original cream large format softcover with cover illustration by local artist A.P. Cooke. Minor edgewear. Small pen squiggles on the back cover. Quality paper used to print this history of one of Saint John's most beloved Catholic churches. Scarce. Unpaginated - approx. 80 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover, Stapled. Very Good Minus. Illus. by B & W Photos. 8 1/2 x 11 Inches.

$40.00

Richibucto: River of Fire

By MacDonald, Myron

Fredricton, NB: Centennial Print & Litho, 1989 Original cream large format softcover with red titles and beige and black drawing of a scroll and pen and ink on the cover. One of the most interesting chapters includes short biographies of folks with a connection to Richibucto, including Senator Louis J. Robichaud who practiced law there for a time. Lots of black and white photos. Rare. 120 pp. including Bibliography.. Signed by Author and Photographer. First Printing Stated. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Photos By Ed Robichaud. 8 1/2 x 11.

$50.00

On Earth as it is in Heaven: Gothic Revival Churches of Victorian New Brunswick
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On Earth as it is in Heaven: Gothic Revival Churches of Victorian New Brunswick

By Finley, Gregg

Fredericton, NB: Goose Lane Editions, 1995 Large format maroon and grey softcover with illustration of stained glass window on cover with black titles. This book would be a lovely gift for anyone with an interest in architecture in New Brunswick. The illustrator is a beloved artist in Saint John. Large, heavy book which will require extra postage. 224 pp. with Bibliography plus Index.. Signed by Author and Illustrator. Soft Cover with Flaps. Near Fine. Illus. by Paintings and Drawings By Lynn Wigginton. 10 x 11 Inches.

$50.00

Whose Leaves Never Fade: The Story of the Sisters of Charity of the Immaculate Conception

By Dwyer, Erin

Rothesay, NB: Sisters of Charity of the Immaculate Conception, 2003 Original large format oblong softcover with colour photo of leaves on the cover with B & W photos of nuns inset. This history of the Sisters of Charity of Saint John was written on the occasion of its 150th anniversary. Attractively laid out with green and black text, lots of photos, and drawings by local artist, Ray Butler. 47 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover, Stapled. Very Good. Illus. by B & W Photos and Illustrations. 8 1/2 x 11, Oblong.

$20.00

More Cuties in Arms
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More Cuties in Arms

By Campbell, E. Simms

Philadelphia: David McKay Company, 1943 Original red, white and blue paper covered boards with cartoon of a soldier and his lady on the front. Paper on spine has come away from spine at front gutter, but is still present. Hand soil. This book was written by the first openly black cartoonist to be syndicated in white newspapers in the U.S. We believe that this important piece of comic strip history was given as a gift to cartoonist C.D. Russell (who was identified as an influence on Campbell in his obituary) and his bride (?), Mary, in 1945. The blank pages in the front and back of the book have been signed along with sketches by some of the earliest members of the National Cartoonists Society: Milton Caniff, Jay Irving, Otto Soglow, George McManus, Bela Zaboly, Paul Frehm, Gus Edson, Dow Walling, Bill Holman, Ed Hughes, and Elmer Woggon. In addition, there are signatures from Dick Tregaskis (author of "Guadalcanal Diary"), George Girot (comedian), Sam Moore (radio comedy writer), Jean Tighe (actress and singer who founded Veterans Bedside Network in 1948), Ray Clark (country singer known as "Yodelin' Slim Clark"), Bob Christy (actor), Ken McCaleb (movie critic for the New York Mirror), and Irving Moss (partner in talent agency - Moss and Mendez). There are five more signatures which are either unreadable, or the person can't be positively identified as a celebrity. More photos available upon request. Since this item is on consignment, no discounts apply. Unpaginated - approximately 100 pp. . Signed By 11 Cartoonists and Other Celebrities. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Cartoons By Author. 5 3/4 x 7 1/2 Inches.

$3000.00

Colville. Pratt. Forrestall. A Travelling Exhibition

Fredericton, NB: Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 1974 Original large format softcover with Alex Colville's "Nudes on Shore" on the cover. Small loss of paper in corner of front cover, and 1/2" tear in top of back cover. Back cover somewhat wrinkled. This is the catalogue from an art exhibition of Maritime artists, Alex Colville, Christopher Pratt, and Tom Forrestall, which travelled around New Brunswick in 1974. Short biographies of each artist are included, as well as a list of paintings and several photos of them. Text in English and French. Scarce. 43 pp. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. Illus. by B & W Photos. 8 x 10 Inches.

$60.00

The Soldiers of the Valley

By The KV Memory Project

Saint John, NB: Kwik Kopy Printing, 2015 Original large format softcover with white lettering and photos of war memorabilia on the cover. This book was a 3-year project of students at Kennebecasis Valley High School in Quispamsis, NB to document the lives of all the fallen soldiers from the Valley in both World Wars. This would make a lovely gift for someone whose family member is included. 183 pp. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by B & W and Colour Photos. 7 1/4 x 10 1/4 Inches.

$25.00

Jack Humphrey: A Retrospective Exhibition

Fredericton, NB: Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 1966 Original white large format softcover with blue nude sketch on the front and black lettering. This is the catalogue of an exhibition put together by the Beaverbrook Art Gallery and circulated by the National Gallery of Canada from December, 1966 to August, 1967. Jack Humphrey was one of Saint John's most well-known artists. This book includes a biography of Humphrey written by Russell Harper (text of the bio is in both English and French). The list of paintings and their details is in English only - presented in chronological order from 1923-1965. Scarce. 45 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. Illus. by B & W Photos. 8 x 10.

$40.00

Great Trees of New Brunswick

By Folster, David

Fredericton, NB: Canadian Forestry Association of New Brunswick Inc., 1987 Original peach large format softcover with navy lettering and colour photo of a tree on the cover. Edgewear and two small creases on front cover. Each page has a photo of an important tree in New Brunswick, as nominated by civilians, with a detailed description and map of where it is found. One wonders how many of these trees remain today. Scarce. 63 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Minus. Illus. by B & W Photos. 7 1/2 x 10 Oblong.

$35.00

Sails of the Maritimes

By Parker, John P.(Master Mariner)

Aylesbury and Slough: Hazell Watson and Viney Ltd., 1961 Original grey cloth with blue ship and lettering on boards. The story of the three-and four-masted cargo schooners of Atlantic Canada, 1859-1929. 226 pp.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Will Ye Let the Mummers In ?

By Nowlan, Alden

Toronto: Irwin Publishing, 1984 Original blue illustrated cover trade paperback with white and yellow lettering. Cover is sunned, and bottom corner is creased. 1991 printing. 22 short stories by one of New Brunswick's own. 164 pp.. Soft Cover. Very Good Minus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

The Blue Castle

By Montgomery, L. M.

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, Limited, 1947 Original blue cloth on boards. Pictorial dustjacket with young woman and a castle. Cavendish edition copyright 1926 and reprinted 1947. Previous owner's name. Pages 41-48 stick out slightly from text block - possibly re-glued. DJ has edgewear, and two large tears in the back with some paper loss in one. Ad on back of DJ for Cavendish Library ends with Magic for Marigold. 265 pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$125.00

Miracle at Indian River

By Nowlan, Alden

Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1968 Original blue cloth on boards with gold lettering on spine. Library pocket and markings. 18 short stories by New Brunswick's most sought-after author and poet. 132 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$15.00

Various Persons Named Kevin O'Brien; (A Novel)

By Nowlan, Alden

Toronto: Clarke Irwin & Company, Ltd., 1973 Maroon softcover with orange and white lettering and decoration. 1978 printing. Appears to be unread. The first novel by this popular poet, born in Nova Scotia and later active as poet and newspaper writer and editor in New Brunswick. 143 pp.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Anne of Windy Poplars

By Montgomery, L.M.

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1936 Original beige cloth on boards. Spine cocked. Cloth is hand-soiled. Ann starts as Principal at Summerside, and carries on a letter-writing conversation with her fiance, Gilbert, now a medical student. 301 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

A Tangled Web

By Montgomery, L.M.

Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, Limited, 1931 Original green cloth lettered in gold on boards. Cavendish Library Edition. Previous owner's name. Dustjacket is edgeworn and has several tears. The Cavendish Library ad on the back of the jacket lists to "Magic for Marigold." Crusty old Aunt Becky stages a levee, at which she parcels out her belongings for clan members to enjoy after she's gone. But who gets the jug ? 324 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$50.00

Emily's Quest

By Montgomery, L. M.

Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1947 Yellow cloth on boards with silver lettering and decoration. Cavendish Edition. Protagonist is Emily Starr of Blue Moon, Blair Water. The love story of Emily and Teddy Kent. 262 pp.. Cavendish Edition Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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