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Tamped Clay and Saltmarsh Hay; Artifacts of New Brunswick

By: Cunningham, Robert and Prince, John B.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., Brunswick Press: 1976

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007056

Condition: Very Good


Original tan and brown illustrated softcover. ISBN 0-88790-083-6. This is definitely "a readable book packed with dependable and useful information" - Back cover. Any dealer, collector, or student of historic furnishings, tools, or glassware will revel in this book and is bound to learn something from it ! 280 pp. View more info

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The Theology of the Old Testament

By: Davidson, A.B.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Edinburgh, T. & T. Clark: 1904

Seller ID: 008036

Condition: Good Plus


Original brown cloth on boards. Previous owner's stamp. Hinges cracked but covers well attached and interior clean. The author was Professor of Hebrew and Old Testament Exegesis at New College, Edinburgh. Edited from the author's manuscripts by S. D. F. Salmond, Principal of the United Free Church College, Aberdeen. Heavy book might need extra postage. 553 pp. View more info

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Cultivation of the Apple in Canada with Descriptions and Lists of Varieties

By: Davis, M.B.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Agriculture: 1925

Seller ID: 009916

Condition: Very Good


Parting out my collection of farming literature. This 51-page brochure treats all basic angles of apple growing. Interesting discussion of some varieties no longer popular which should be of help to those wishing to revive them. Three varieties of crab apples mentioned. The author was Chief Assistant to the Dominion Horticulturist. Bulletin No. 55 - New Series. View more info

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Modern Orchard Practices

By: Davis, M.B.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Agriculture: 1930

Seller ID: 009915

Condition: Very Good


Dispersing my collection of agriculture literature. This booklet has two major articles, on insects and diseases affecting apples, as well as hints for training, thinning, spraying, pruning, cultivation, renovation, and insecticides. 58 pp. View more info

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A Short History of Art

By: De Forest, Julia B.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead, and Co.: 1881

Seller ID: 012615

Condition: Good Minus


Red cloth on boards. Previous owner's name and date. First free endpaper split, and torn at gutter. Several b/w drawings. 365 pp. Heavy book might need extra postage. View more info

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Obstetrics for Nurses

By: DeLee, Joseph B. And Carmon, Mabel C.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, Saunders: 1939

Edition: Eleventh Edition, Revised and Reset

Seller ID: 000175

Condition: Good


Original dark blue cloth, no DJ. Extensive underlining and marginalia, but all text quite readable. Still in good, sound condition. 659 pp. with glossary and index. View more info

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From Humble Beginnings; The Story of Agriculture in New Brunswick

By: DeMerchant, E. B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., N.B. Ag and Rural Dev./ N.B. Fed. Of Ag.: 1983

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007354

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original colour photo cover paperback. Previous owner's name. It all began with a garden planted on St. Croix Island in 1604 by followers of Sieur De Monts, who was accompanied by Samuel de Champlain, a geographer and historian. Forced to move to Port Royal the following year, the little French colony struggled on until overrun by the British in 1613, after which it was batted back and forth between English and French until the expulsion of the Acadians in 1755. 94 pp. View more info

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In the Net; Warning to Protestants Concerning Convent Schools

By: DeMille, Rev. A.B.

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: London, Morgan And Scott: 1910

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 011424

Condition: Fair to Good


Red softcover. Previous owner's name. A thoroughly one-sided attack against Roman Catholic convents and their practices. 116 pp. The book is soiled and worn, but easily readable. View more info

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Out of the Shadows; Canada in the Second World War

By: Douglas, W.A.B./ Greenhous, Brereton

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012654

ISBN: 0-19-540257-X

Condition: Very Good


An appealing balance of illustrations with text makes this a useful record. 288 pp. with index. Gift note. View more info

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The Knights of Columbus in Peace and War (2 Vol. Set)

By: Egan, Maurice Francis/ Kennedy, John B.

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Knights of Columbus: 1920

Seller ID: 011757

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Black cloth on boards lettered in gilt, covers and spines. Books appear to have been carefully used, with only minimal wear to the base of the spine of Volume 2. The history of the Knights comprises the whole of Volume I. Volume 2 includes 35 pp. of commendatory letters, with the balance devoted to the names of members who served in WW I (nearly 300 pp.) followed in turn by Appendices and an excellent Index. There are chapters on Canadian Knights' War Work and A Word for the Women. 403 and 405 pp., respectively, in the two volumes. View more info

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Ruth Fielding; Clearing Her Name

By: Emerson, Alice B.(Mildred A. Wirt Benson)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011767

Condition: Good Plus


Beige cloth on boards. No writing. Light corner and edge wear. Number 25 in the series. Ruth, who has just returned from her honeymoon as Mrs. Tom Cameron, is about to direct a new movie. She is pursued at home by Mrs. Craven-Spitz, a twice-divorced actress with a bad reputation. Ruth refuses to cast her for the movie even though Spitz claims that the company CEO had recommended her earlier that morning. An explosion in the studio requires Ruth to rent another one in order to stay on schedule. (Note: By this time I have read half the book. Now I must leave you to finish it on your own). By coi... View more info

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Historical and Descriptive Account of Persia, Including a Description of Afghanistan and Beloochistan

By: Fraser, James B.

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1833

Seller ID: 011417

Condition: Good


Brown cloth on boards. The Family Library, No. 70. Previous owner's name. 345 pp. View more info

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Sow's Ear - Silk Purse; Anecdotes from the Life of a Veterinarian

By: Graham, J.E,B, (DVM)

Price: $15.00 USD

Seller ID: 008449

Condition: Very Good


Original colour cover trade paperback. The only publishing information is "Printed in Canada." Not a typical doggie doctor book, but a more personal, inclusive one. Dr. Graham shares incidents of his early life, his wife's death by breast cancer, and various contacts with government bodies in charge of agriculture and property. He closes the book with advice on child-rearing. 166 pp. View more info

Six for the Hangman

By: Grant, B. J.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N. B., Fiddlehead Poetry Books: 1983

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 013020

ISBN: 0-86492-042-3

Condition: Very Good Minus


Grey paperback. A New Brunswick journalist tells of six notorious murders which took place in the province. 117 pp. View more info

When Rum Was King

By: Grant, B. J.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N. B., Fiddlehead Poetry Books:

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 013078

ISBN: 0-86492-046-6

Condition: Very Good Plus


Previous owner's name. An account of the part played by New Brunswick in the illegal liquor trade. 244 pp. with index. View more info

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Fit to Print

By: Grant, B.J.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, Fiddlehead/Goose Lane: 1987

Edition: First Edition (No Additional Printings

Seller ID: 011938

ISBN: o-86492-073-3

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. "History between the lines" is suggested alternate title. It's all about things that everyone knew but didn't learn from history books. 259 pp. View more info

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Hitopadesa; Or, the Book of Good Counsel

By: Hale-Wortham, B. (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, Ltd.:

Seller ID: 009652

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Black leather lettered and decorated in gilt. Arranged in four books: Mitralabha, or the Gaining of Friends; Suhridbheda, or the Dissolution of Friendship; Vigraha, or War; and Sandhi, or Peace. Translated from the Sanskrit by B. Hale-Wortham. Brief gift note, with no other writing or damage. 210 pp. Light surface wear. View more info

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Local History in Atlantic Canada

By: Hamilton, William B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1974

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010763

ISBN: 0-7705-1181-3

Condition: Good to Very Good


Blue composition cover on boards shows Bluenose II. Previous owner's name blocked out with white labels. Faint streaks on cover. 241 pp. View more info

Image for The Evangelical Expositor or a Commentary on the Holy Bible, Wherein the Sacred Text of the Old and New Testament is Inserted at Large, the Scene Explained, and the More Difficult Passages Elucidated; (Etc., Etc.) Two Volume Set

The Evangelical Expositor or a Commentary on the Holy Bible, Wherein the Sacred Text of the Old and New Testament is Inserted at Large, the Scene Explained, and the More Difficult Passages Elucidated; (Etc., Etc.) Two Volume Set

By: Haweis, The Reverend Thomas (L.L.B. & M.D.)

Price: $700.00 USD

Publisher: Glasgow, W. Sommerville, A. Fullarton, J. Blackie, and Co. Booksellers: 1817

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009305

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original full reversed, polished calf on boards. Front joint of Volume I is split for bottom 6 inches and Title of Volume II is split for bottom half of length at gutter. Volume I missing first free endpaper. Five raised bands each volume. Engravings and Atlas of Sacred Geography. Light surface wear to boards, but no writing or foxing. Strikingly original. Volume I has 726 pp. Volume II has 672 pp. Total weight approx. 8 Kg. (17.5 lbs.). Note: Since this set is on consignment our usual discount of 20% to the trade does not apply. View more info

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Manitoba: History of Its Early Settlement, Development, and Resources

By: Hill, Robert B.

Price: $500.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, William Briggs: 1890

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006081

Condition: Very Good


Original brown cloth on boards decorated in cattails. Minor shelf abrasion to foot. Previous owner's name (C.H. Brock) in pencil the only writing. No other damage. A provincial history centred on Portage la Prairie. Random subjects include: Conflict Between Trading Companies, Lord Selkirk Raises a Regiment to Defend His Colonists, Last Conflict between the Rival Companies, Hardships and Difficulties, Inception of the Portage Mission, John McLean, Death of Archdeacon Cochrane, First Episcopal Conference, First Act in the Rebellion of '70, Manitoba Act, Surveys, Increase in Population, Note... View more info