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The Royal Readers: No. I - First Series.

Halifax: A. & W. MacKinlay, 1904 Original burgundy cloth on card covers with black lettering and decoration. Previous owner's bookplate and ink stamp in front. According to the preface, this book follows "The Royal Primer." The text seems far more advanced than most Grade One readers today! 94 pp. including ads in the back.. Nova Scotia School Series. Cloth Card Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by B & W Illustrations. 4 x 6 Inches.

$15.00

Temperance Teachings of Science, Adapted to the Use of Teachers and Pupils in the Public Schools

By Palmer, A.B.

St. John, NB: J. & A. McMillan, 1889 Brown cloth over boards with titles blindstamped into the cover. Small area of torn/missing cloth at bottom of spine. The author was a Doctor who taught medicine at the University of Michigan. Introduction by Mrs. Mary A. Livermore, President of the Women's Christian Temperance Union, U.S. The book describes the adverse effects of alcohol and drugs on various parts of the body. This book was approved for use as a textbook in New Brunswick schools. 124 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 5 x 7 1/2 Inches.

$30.00

New Brunswick School Series; Plane Geometry
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New Brunswick School Series; Plane Geometry

By Wormell, Dr. R.

London: Thomas Murby, 1882 Appendix by W. Brydone Jack, President of the University of New Brunswick. Neat pencil writing on first two endpapers only. No other marks or damage. Black cloth on boards. 248 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket; In Box. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.

$15.00

Anecdotes Nouvelles; Lectures faciles et amusantes et Recitations
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Anecdotes Nouvelles; Lectures faciles et amusantes et Recitations

By de Rougemont, A.

New York: Maynard, Merrill, & Co., 1892 Red boards backed by red cloth. Instructions in English for learning French recitations. 103 Anecdotes. 89 pp. with Vocabulaire.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

History of Early Nova Scotia
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History of Early Nova Scotia

By McCreath, Peter L./ Leefe, John G.

Tantallon, N.S.: Four East Publications, 1982 A hefty softcover brought about by alleged regional favoritism in history texts. 320 pp. with index.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; Oblong.

$15.00

New Brunswick; Its History and Its People
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New Brunswick; Its History and Its People

By Spray, William A./ Spray, Carole L.

Toronto: Gage Publishing Limited, 1984 First People. Acadia. Loyalists. Immigrants. Travel and Transport. Fishing. Agriculture. Forestry. Shipbuilding. Government. Suggested Elementary Social Studies. Previous owner's name. 240 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

New Brunswick Readers; The Second Reader
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New Brunswick Readers; The Second Reader

St. John, N.B.: C. Flood & Sons, 1900 Blue cloth on boards. Wear to head and foot of spine. Underlining. 176 pp.. Hard Cover. Fair to Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$30.00

Applied Fire Prevention; A Teachers' and Pupils' Textbook
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Applied Fire Prevention; A Teachers' and Pupils' Textbook

By Logan, J.D./ Webb, L.S.

Fredericton, N. B.: New Brunswick Fire Prevention Board, 1924 Grey softcover. Previous owner's name. Small tear to first free endpaper. Causes and Prevention of Structural Fires and Causes and Prevention of Forest Fires. Appendix treats of the Great Fire of Miramichi in 1825. 107 pp.. Soft Cover, Stapled. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Augsburg's Drawing; Book II
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Augsburg's Drawing; Book II

By Augsburg, D.R.

Boston: Educational Publishing Company, 1901 A textbook designed for 4th through 8th grades. Very good condition. Previous owners' names, but no damage. Perspective, Box, Cube, Oblique, Exact, Cylinder, Object, Prism, Reflections, and Drills. 158 pp. We have had two Augsburg books before. I am favourably impressed by them.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by The Author. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

The Ontario Readers; Third Reader
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The Ontario Readers; Third Reader

Toronto: The Copp, Clark Company, Limited, 1885 Yellow cloth on boards. Firmly bound, but missing first endpapers and decorated with two phone numbers and a colour drawing of Christ by a girl's bedside. How I wish I had had books like this in the States ! Begins with The White Ship by Dickens and ends with John Gilpin by William Cowper. 280 pp. Cover lightly hand-soiled.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

The New Our New Friends
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The New Our New Friends

By Gray, Artley, and Arbuthnot

W.J. Gage & Co. Title page missing. One previous owner's name. One of the cleanest copies we've had. 192 pp.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

A Handbook of Canadian Literature
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A Handbook of Canadian Literature

By Rhodenizer, V. B.

Ottawa: Graphic Publishers Limited, 1930 Showing school stamp, so must have been used as a high school text. Begins with the "literature of knowledge" and then passes on to the higher levels of truth and beauty. Liberally underlined. 295 pp. with index.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

Fourth Book of Lessons for the Use of Schools (Irish National School Books)
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Fourth Book of Lessons for the Use of Schools (Irish National School Books)

Glasgow and London: William Collins, Sons, & Co., Limited, 1865 Black cloth embossed front and back on light boards. Additional courses are Political Economy, Poetical Pieces, Printing, and Latin and Greek Roots. 341 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Invertebrate Fossils
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Invertebrate Fossils

By Moore; Lalicker; Fischer

McGraw-Hill, 1952 Black cloth on boards. Previous owner's name erased. Title page missing. No writing or other damage. Designed as a text for students taking a first course in Invertebrate Paleontology. 766 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage.. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Elementary Natural History
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Elementary Natural History

By Bailey, L.W. (Ph.D.)

Saint John: J. And A. McMillan, 1887 Dark brown cloth on boards. New Brunswick School Series. Previous owner's name Willard S. Tedford, who was a missionary to India. The author was Professor of Natural History at University of New Brunswick, whose biography is listed separately. One illustration of crystals. White spots in photo caused by chipping away of cloth. Two lines in pencil on rear endpaper. Book is fragile, but holding together. 94 pp.. First Edition (No Additional Printings. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$60.00

The Royal Road Readers; Book Two
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The Royal Road Readers; Book Two

By Daniels, J.C. And Diack, Hunter

London: Chatto & Windus, 1962 Green and white softcover of 48 pp. Five stories: Jim Sands and the Bandit, The King of the Cannibals, Red Tom's Nuggets, Lost in the Hills, and The Gorilla and the Banana. Quizzes and sentence completion exercises. No writing or damage.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Biro. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

A Key to the Elements of Plane Geometry in Chambers's Educational Course, Containing Solutions of All the Exercises in That Work
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A Key to the Elements of Plane Geometry in Chambers's Educational Course, Containing Solutions of All the Exercises in That Work

By Chambers, W. And R.

London: William and Robert Chambers Green cloth on boards, embossed both front and back. Solutions only. 103 pp. Note: Inside front cover is pasted a printed handbill from Fredericton, dated 1872, offering 14,000 rolls of "house paper" (wallpaper) priced from 6 cents to $2.00 per roll, by M.S. Hall, Book and Music Dealer, opposite City Hall. Previous owner's name.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$30.00

Ancient Geography for the Use of Schools and Private Students
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Ancient Geography for the Use of Schools and Private Students

By Bryce, Archd. H.

London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1872 Maroon cloth on boards, embossed front and back. Jeopardy fans will welcome this book, which provides many older names of geographic regions such as Hellas for Geece and Hispania for Spain and Portugal. Many other names are provided for parts of regions which were added to or subtracted from areas we know today. Rivers, bays, and other water bodies had earlier names, too. 171 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$30.00

Teacher's Hand-Book to Accompany Avery's Elements Of Natural Philosophy
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Teacher's Hand-Book to Accompany Avery's Elements Of Natural Philosophy

New York: Sheldon and Company, 1881 Grey paper boards backed in dark grey cloth. "Containing solutions to problems, practical suggestions, and additional matter concerning electric light, etc., etc." No writing. Previous owner's name stamp. Cover corner tips worn. 135 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

New Elementary Algebra; Embracing the First Principles of the Science
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New Elementary Algebra; Embracing the First Principles of the Science

By Davies, Charles

New York: A.S.Barnes & Company, 1872 Black cloth on boards, embossed front and back. Appears unused. No writing or damage. 299 pp. All edges combed. "A connecting link, conducting the pupil easily from arithmetical processes to abstract analysis.". Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

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