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1 Newfoundland An Introduction to Canada's New Province
Ottawa Dept of External Affairs (1950) Card covers Vg 8vo. Illustrated throughout, fldg maps 

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2 Sixty Years of Canadian Progress 1867 - 1927
Ottawa King's Printer (1927) Card covers Covers sl. tattered, interior good 8vo. Photos & ills inc. frontis reproduction of the Fathers of Confederation, originally done by Robert Harris 

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3 (Marshall, John George) Confederation Considered on its Merits; Being an Examination into the Principle, Capabilities, and Terms Of Union, as Applicable to Nova Scotia. By A Nova Scotian
Halifax, N. S. R. T. Muir 1867 Wraps, string bound Slightly soiled and creased, otherwise good 8vo. 
This pamphlet is attributed (by the Canadian Archives) to John George Marshall (1786-1880), Chief Justice of Court of Common Pleas, Nova Scotia. Marshall was for confederation and outlines its benefits in this item. 
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4 Beck, J. Murray Joseph Howe [2 volumes] Conservative Reformer 1804-1848 [and] The Briton Becomes Canadian 1848-1873
Kingston and Montreal McGill-Queen's University Press 1984 0773504451 / 9780773504455 Decorative cloth covers ( Hardcovers) Both volumes vg. 6.1 x 9.25 inches (15.8 x 23.5 cm) 8vo. 2 frontis, map, b. & w. illus. 

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5 Blakeley, Phyllis & Vernon, Myra C. The Story of Prince Edward Island.
Toronto J.M. Dent 1963 Decorated cloth with illustration of lighthouse ,  Blakeley's presentation copy to Dr. Fergusson dated May 1963. Vg 8.25 x 6 inches (21 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. illustrations by A. Maitland; inner maps by R. Kunz. 
Part of Dent's Canadian Texts series 
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6 Bolger, Francis W.P. (edited by) Canada's Smallest Province A History of P.E.I.
The Prince Edward Island 1973 Centennial Commission 1973 Cloth in dust jacket Vg in lightly tattered dust jacket with heavy sunning to spine. 8vo. Illustrated 

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7 Boyd, John Sir George Etienne Cartier, Bart. His Life and Times A Political History of Canada from 1814 until 1873
Toronto MaMillan 1914 Blue cloth with gilt crest on front Cloth sl. scuffed, generally very good 9.75 x 6.5 inches (25 x 16.5 cm) 8vo. Illustrated 

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8 Browne, G.P. The Judicial Committee and the British North America Act An Analysis of the Interpretive Scheme for the Distribution of Legislative Powers
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1967 Blue cloth bad staining to paper edges not affecting text 9x 6 inches(23 x 15cm) 8vo. 

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9 Callbeck, Lorne C. The Cradle of Confederation: A Brief History of Prince Edward Island from its Discovery in 1534 to the Present Time
Fredericton, N. B Brunswick Press 1964 First Edition limited to 500 of which this is # 166, signed by author on half-title Red buckram, gilt title to spine with dust jacket Very good in very good dust jacket 8vo. Color folding frontis & 33 illus. 

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10 Campbell, Duncan History of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown Bremner Brothers 1875 Cloth with gilt to spine Covers worn & soiled, edges frayed; some foxing Sm. 8vo. 16 pages of adverts for local businesses in rear 

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11 Campbell, Duncan History of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown Bremner Brothers 1875 Brown cloth with gilt to spine Covers worn & soiled, edges frayed; some foxing. Dampstaining to endpapers. Author's presentation copy to J.G. Stewart dated Halifax 27th Aug, 1880. 7.25 x 5.25 inches (18.4 x 13 Sm. 8vo. 16 pages of adverts for local businesses in rear 
Includes the 1798 Census 
Price: 95.00 CDN
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12 Chadwick, St John Newfoundland: Island into Province
London Cambridge University Press 1967 Cloth in dj. Vg. in dust jacket 8vo. Four maps 

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13 Chambers, Captain Ernest J. The Royal North-West Mounted Police A Corps History
Toronto Coles Publsihing Co. 1973 Facsimile reprint of edition published in 1906 Card covers in slipcase Vg in sl. worn slip case 10.5 x 8.5 inches(27 x 21cm) Quarto Photo illus. throughout.88 pages of adverts for Canadian businesses in rear 

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Life and Times of The Right Honourable Sir John A. MacDonald K.C.B., D.C.L., &c., Premier of the Dominion of Canada, Collins, J. E.
14 Collins, J. E. Life and Times of The Right Honourable Sir John A. MacDonald K.C.B., D.C.L., &c., Premier of the Dominion of Canada
Toronto Rose Publishing Company 1883 Full dark brown leather with a gilt design of a w Some light wear to edges, ow. Very good 9.25 x 8.5 inches (23.5 x 21. Frontis portrait of Sir John with tissue guard 
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15 Craggs, R.S. Sir Adams G. Archibald. Colchester's Father of Confederation
1967 Card covers Vg 8vo. Frontis, numerous ills. [1 large fldg.] 

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Cradled in the Waves: The Story of a People's Co-operative Achievement in Economic Betterment on Prince Edward Island, Croteau, John Tougas
16 Croteau, John Tougas Cradled in the Waves: The Story of a People's Co-operative Achievement in Economic Betterment on Prince Edward Island
Toronto Ryerson Press 1951 Red cloth in dust jacket with map endpapers Good in worn dust jacket with pieces missing from the edges 8.5 x 6 inches(21.5 x 16cm) 8vo. 

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17 Doughty, Arthur G Report of the Public Archives for the Year 1923 ( inc. Calendar of the Durham Papers)
Ottawa King's Printer 1924 Card covers rebound in library cloth Cloth is darkened, generally very good 8vo. Several plates in rear showing examples of diaries, letters, etc 
In addition to the Durham Papers, there is also a report on Index, Manuscript and Maps Division, Calendar of the Bourlamaque Collection, and Miscellaneous 
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18 Fenety, G. E. Life and Times of the Hon. Joseph Howe, (The Great Nova Scotian and Ex-Lieut. Governor) With brief references to some of his prominent contemporaries
St. John, N.B E.S. Carter, 'Progress' Office 1896 Cloth with gilt title to spine Cloth sl. worn, sl. inner hinge crack 7 x 5 inches(18 x 13cm) 8vo. Frontis. portrait plus 26 other illustrations. 
Errata opposite page 376 
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19 Forbes, E. R. (ed) and Muise, D. A. (ed) The Atlantic Provinces in Confederation
Toronto, Buffalo, London, Fredericton University of Toronto Press and Acadiensis Press 1997 0802058868 / 9780802058867 Card covers Very good 9.5 x 6.5 inches (24 x 16.5 c 8vo. Maps, charts and numerous b&w illus. 

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20 Hannay, James History of New Brunswick (in 2 vols)
St. John, N.B. John A. Bowes 1909 Rebound in brown buckram with gilt to spine Both volumes in very good condition 9 x 6 inches(23 x15cm) 8vo. Numerous b.&w. photo illus. 

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