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1 Conference on the Origin and Constitution of Coal (3 volumes) 1st, 2nd & 3rd Conferences
(Halifax, N.S.) Nova Scotia Department of Mines in association with Nova Scotia Research Foundation 1950, 1952 & 1956 Printed card covers The conference number and date have been write in ink on each spineotherwise all three volumes are in very good condition 10 x 6.75 inches (25.4 x 17.2 cm) 8vo. Fold-out maps, numerous b&w illus. and diagrams, tables, charts, mining plans etc. 

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2 Geological Survey of Canada [8 volumes -see individual titles below]
Ottawa, Canada Department of Energy, Mines and Resources 1970 & 1971 All vols are 8.5 x 11 inch sheets with card cover all vols are very good 8.5 x 11 inches (21.5 x 28 cm) Lg. 8vo. 
Set includes: List of Geological Reports of the Yukon Territory, revised 1971 [G-51]; List of Geological Reports of British Columbia, revised 1971, [G-52]; List of Geological Reports of Alberta, revised 1971 [G-53]; List of Geological Reports of Saskatchewan, revised 1970 [G-54]; List of Geological Reports of Manitoba, revised 1971 [G-55]; List of Geological Reports of Northwest Territories, revised 1971 [G-56]; List of Geological Reports of Ontario, revised 1971 [G-57]; and List of Geological Reports of the Atlantic Provinces, revised 1971 [G-59] 
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3 Nova Scotia Historical Society. Collections. Volume 25
Halifax N. S. Historical Society 1942 Paper covered boards Vg 8vo. 

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4 Nova Scotia The Mineral Province of Eastern Canada Mineral and Geological Guide Book Compiled by The Staff
Halifax, N.S. Department of Mines (1948?) Printed card covers Corner creased and edges slightly worn 9 x 5.25 inches (22.7 x 13.4 cm) 8vo. Numerous small maps 

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5 Report of the Department of Mines, Nova Scotia. For the Year 1883
Halifax, NS Commissioner of Public Works and Mines 1884 Blue Wraps Nicks to spine and covers 8vo. 
Articles include Minerals, Coal Mining in 1883-Cumberland County, Pictou County, Cape Breton County, Other Counties, Report of Deputy Inspectors, Gold Mining, Copper and Iron Mining, Lead, Manganese, etc., Accidents, Underground Managers and Overmen, Condensation of Steam, Howe Culm Grate, Boiler Inspection, Barometer, Iron Stemmers, Safety Couplings, Horse-feeding, Australian Quartz Mills, Papers on Nova Scotia Mineralogy, Lists of Copper, Lead, and Iron Leases, List of Coal Leases, as well as tables of Coal Trade by Counties, General Statement, Colliery Production and more. 
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6 Report on Mines 1928(in 2 parts)
Halifax, NS Minister of Public Works and Mines 1929 Both: card covers Part 1 & 2: covers worn, previous owner's name to top edge, otherwise vg. 8vo. Part 1: b&w photo illus. throughout, 1 large fold-out map of Nova Scotia 
Part 1: includes sections on gold and coal statistics, directory of coal mines, gold production by district, Logs of Drill Holes for years 1917-18-19. Part 2: includes reports on many different areas of Nova Scotia, 
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7 The Journal of the Canadian Mining Institute 1905 Volume VIII
Montreal Published by the Authority of the Council at the Secretary's Office 1905 Half calf with cloth covered boards with gilt to s Inner hinge crack, Covers scuffed with wear to spine. Interior good 8vo. Fold-out illus. of good and poor mineral deposits, fold-out drawings of Heroult Steel Furnace, Bank head coal mines, and the lay-out of a mine. Numerous b&w photo illus. throughout 
Papers include 'noted on the life history of coal seams', 'prospecting in western Canada', 'the advantages of combining topographical with geological surveying in unexplored regions (abstract)', 'the need of a provincial museum in Ontario', 'mining statistics' and 'on uniform mining statistics in Canada' 
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8 Atkinson, Frank The Great Northern Coalfield 1700-1900
London University Tutorial Press Ltd. 1978 723101701 Black cloth in dust jacket Date to front endpaper, otherwise vg in vg dust jacket tall 8vo. Illustrated notes on the Durham and Northumberland Coalfield, b&w photo illus. and sketches throughout 

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9 Brown, Richard The Coal Field and Coal Trade of the Island of Cape Breton
London Sampson, Low, Marston 1871 Cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Biinding has been expertly. Some wear to edges and spine sunned, interior very good 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. Colour frontis. map, 3 folding views, diagrams & illustrations 

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Springhill Our Goodly Heritage: History, Happenings, Homes, Campbell, Bertha J. et al.
10 Campbell, Bertha J. et al. Springhill Our Goodly Heritage: History, Happenings, Homes
[Springhill, N.S.] Springhill Heritage Group 1989 0919488072 / 9780919488076 Decorative card covers Vg. Previous owner's inscription top title page 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. Numerous b. & w. photo illus. and map 

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11 Campbell, Douglas F. Banking on Coal Perspectives on a Cape Breton Community Within an International Context
Sydney University College of Cape Breton Press 1997 0920336884 / 9780920336885 Trade paperback Handwritten notes on last blank page. Generally very good 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. 

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12 Cartwright, A. P. The Corner House The Early History of Johannesburg
Cape Town Purnell & Sons (S. A.) (PTY) Ltd. 1965 Blue cloth with illus. endpapers in dust jacket Vgt in slightly tattered dust jacket 9 x 6.5 inches (24 x 17 cm) 8vo. Color frontis tipped in, b&w illus. throughout by Bernard Sargent Illustrated by Bernard Sargent

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13 Chalmers, Floyd (ed) The Financial Post Survey of Mines Canada and Newfoundland 1929 Description of Camps Company Reviews Tables and Maps
Toronto MacLean Publishing Co 1929 Fourth Annual Edition Card covers Covers are worn & scuffed 9 x 12 inches (22.7 x 30.5 cm Quarto Maps tables and adverts throughout 
Special Section on Alberta Oils 
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14 Chappell, Myrtle The Chignecto St. George and Fenwick Mines
(Fenwick,NS) Published by author 1977 Card covers Cover has stain upper right corner, interior good 8vo. Photos throughout 

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15 Comish, Shaun The Westray Tragedy A Miner's Story
Halifax Fernwood 1993 Card covers Very good 8vo. Photos 

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16 Department of Mines Summary Report of the Mines Branch of the Department of Mines for the Calendar Year Ending December 31 1912
Ottawa Department of Mines 1913 Card covers Covers tattered, interior good 10 x 6.5 inches(25 x 17cm) 8vo. 16 b&w plates, color map, tables, 3 fold-out color maps at rear. 
Sessional Paper No,. 26a 
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17 Dickie, G. B (ed) Exploration Committee Chamber of Mineral Resources of Nova Scotia Report 1 Uranium Exploration, Mining and the Nuclear Fuel Cycle
Halifax, NS Chamber of Mineral Resources of Nova Scotia 1982 Card covers Previous owner's name to top right edge of title page, otherwise vg. 11 x 8.5 inches (27.5 x 21.5 cm) 8vo. Map to reverse of front cover; diagrams throughout 

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18 Dunn, Hon. A. T. Forty-First Annual Report of the Crown Land Department of the Province of New Brunswick For the Year Ended 31st October, 1901
Fredericton New Brunswick Legislature 1902 Card covers Covers slightly worn and badly chipping, front covers detached, rear cover coming detached, interior good. 8vo. 
Includes notes on mining, fisheries, and forestry. 
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19 Edited by the Secretary The Transactions of the Canadian Mining Institute 1914 Volume XVII
Montreal Council of the Canadian Mining Institute (1915) Quarter leather with patterned cloth Spine is split and cracked along edges, interior very good 8.5 x 6 inches(22 x 15cm) 8vo. Frontis photo port of Mr. G.G.S. Lindsey, President, 1914-1915. Photo illus. & sketches throughout, fldg maps & diagrams. 

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20 Flemming, Hon. James K. Fifty-Second Annual Report of the Crown Land Department of the Province of New Brunswick For the Year Ended 31st October, 1912
Fredericton New Brunswick Legislature 1913 Card covers Covers slightly worn and badly chiped, otherwise vg. 8vo. B&w photo illus. throughout 
Includes notes on fishing, hunting, forestry and forest fires, and mining in New Brunswick. 
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