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1 Leaders of Nova Scotia 1936 A Who's Who of the Political, Professional, Commercial and Moral Leaders of the Province
Yarmouth, NS Loyalist Press 1936 Maroon cloth with gilt title to front cover. Binding sl. loose, generally good 8.5 x 6 inches (21.6 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. B&w photo illus. throughout 

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2 The Life of Sir Wilfred Laurier
(Published by author?) (1919?) Printed card covers 1.5 tear to bottom of spine, otherwise vg. 8vo. B&w portrait of Laurier 

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3 Adams, Frank Dawson In Memoriam - Memoir of Sir John William Dawson. (From the Proceedings and Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada Section IV., 1901)
Ottawa & Toronto & London John Hope & Son (&) The Copp-Clark Co. (&) Bernard Quaritch 1901 Disbound In card folder, pages loose 10 x 6.5 inches (25.4 x 16.5  8vo. 

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4 Adams, Trevor J. & Bawtree, Michael Today's Joe Howe the greatest Nova Scotian. 1804-2004. A Birthday Tribute
Halifax, N.S. The Joseph Howe Initiative 2004 0973605103 / 9780973605105 Decorative card covers Vg. Signed by both authors 9.5 x 7.5 inches (24 x 19.25  Oblong Colour and b&w. illus. 
Foreword by John Ralston Saul 
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The Life and Journal of the Rev. Mr.Henry  Alline, Alline, Rev. Henry
5 Alline, Rev. Henry The Life and Journal of the Rev. Mr.Henry Alline
Boston 1806 Contemporary full brown calf with black calf labe Wear to edges of the binding with the bottom of the spine frayed and outer hinge cracks. Interior has some foxing and light offsetting. Condition generally good to very good 7 x 4.25 inches (18 x 10.8 cm Sm. 8vo. 

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6 Alward, Roy M. Give Me Fifteen Minutes
Fredericton, N.B. 1978 Trade paperback Cover slightly worn with a light crease to spine 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. Coloured frontis photo of author as well as four more in rear; b& w photos throughout 
Signed by the author's son on a presentation card attached to the 1st. Fly leaf 
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7 Alward, Roy M. Give Me Fifteen Minutes
Fredericton, N.B. 1978 Cloth in dust jacket Good in worn dust jacket 9.25 x 6.25 inches (23.5 x 15.9 cm) 8vo. Coloured frontis photo of author as well as four more in rear; b& w photos throughout 

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8 Barkhouse, Joyce George Dawson the little giant
Toronto & Vancouver Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited 1974 Red cloth with gilt to spine with dust jacket Very good Dust jacket has wear and small nicks to edges 8.75 x 5.75 inches (22.2 x 14.5 cm) 8vo. Frontis & b&w. photo illus. 

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9 Barkhouse, Joyce George Dawson the little giant (signed)
Toronto & Vancouver Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited 1974 Red cloth with gilt to spine with dust jacket Very good In very good dust jacket 8.75 x 5.75 inches (22.2 x 14.5 cm) 8vo. Frontis & b&w. photo illus. 
Signed by author on half-title 
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Henry More Smith The Mysterious Stranger, Bates, Walter
10 Bates, Walter Henry More Smith The Mysterious Stranger
Saint John, N. B John A. Bowes 1910 Sixth Edition Printed wraps Paper wraps are in very good condition with only minor wear to spine and lower edge front cover. A very nice copy 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. 

Price: 60.00 CDN
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11 Beattie, Jessie L. Black Moses The Real Uncle Tom
Toronto The Ryerson Press 1957 Hardcover with tan cloth in dust jacket Light wear to edges otherwise very good Dust jacket has a few small pieces missing from edges 8.75 x 6 inches (22.2 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. B&w frontis, 4 b&w illus. 

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12 Beaverbrook, The Rt. Hon Lord. Politicians and the War: 1914-1916
London Oldbourne Book Co. 1960 Single volume reprint of original was published in 2 volumes in 1928 and 1932 Red cloth with gilt to spine in dust jacket With Lord Beaverbrook book plate with typed presentation ('from Lord Beaverbrook'). Glue stains to half title and newspaper clipping glued to back front endpaper. Good condition Dust jacket worn along edges 9 x 5.5 inches (22.7 x 14 cm) 8vo. Frontis and 13b. & w. illus. 

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13 Beaverbrook, The Rt. Hon Lord. Politicians and the War: 1914-1916 Vol.II
London Lane Publications Nd (1932?) Burgundy cloth with gilt to spine Vg 8.75 x 5.75 inches (22.2 x 14 8vo. Frontis and 8. & w. illus. 

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14 Beck, J. Murray Politics of Nova Scotia [Two Volumes] Volume One Nicholson-Fielding, 1710-1896. Volume Two Murray-Buchanan 1896-1988
Tantallon, N.S. Four East Publications 1985 & 1988 0920427049 / 9780920427040 Both vols. cloth with dust jackets Both volumes are in very good condition. Previous owner's names to title pages Dust jackets have some wear to edges 9 x 6 inches(23 x 15cm) 8vo. Both vols numerous b.&w. photo illus. 

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15 Beck, J. Murray Politics of Nova Scotia. Volume One Nicholson-Fielding, 1710-1896
Tantallon, N.S. Four East Publications November 1985 0920427049 / 9780920427040 1st Edition Cloth with dust jacket Previous owner's book seal otherwise very good Dust jacket is very good 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 23.5 8vo. Numerous b&w. illus. 

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16 Belliveau, John Edward Crackie The Sumner Family Business Dynasty
Hantsport, N.S. Lancelot Press 1986 0889993157 / 9780889993150 Trade paperback with dust jacket Very good in very good dust jacket 8vo. B&w photo illustrations 

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17 Boileau, John Valiant Hearts Atlantic Canada and the Victoria Cross
Halifax, N.S. Nimbus Publishing Ltd. 2005 1551095483 / 9781551095486 Card covers Vg. Very good 6.25 x 8.75 inches (16 x 22.5 8vo. B&w. photo illus. 
Foreword by Major-General (Ret'd) Lewis W. MacKenzie. 
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18 Bonnell, Robert D. K. C. Irving
Canada January 1980 Limited edition Brown leatherette boards with gilt title to spine Very good in sl. worn dust jacket with a few small nicks and tears to edges 10.75 x 12.25 inches (27.5 x  Lg. 8vo. Colour and b&w photo illustrations 

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19 Bosher, J.F. Men and Ships in the Canada Trade 1660-1760 A Biographical Dictionary
Ottawa Environment Canada Parks Service 1992 0660144492 / 9780660144498 Card covers Covers sl. sunned & creased 11 x 8.5 inches (28 x 21.6 cm) Quarto 
National Historic Sites Parks Service Studies in Archaeology Architecture and History 
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20 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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