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CANADIANA. NEW BRUNSWICK, NOVA SCOTIA, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND,
ARTS AND CRAFTS, CELTICA, CHILDREN’S BOOKS, COOK BOOKS, NEEDLEWORK, MISCELLANEOUS, SHEET MUSIC CANADIANA
Adam, G. Mercer. Canada: Historical : Descriptive: From Sea To Sea, William Bryce, Toronto, 1888, 67 pp., oblong format, illus., g-vg but map removed from inside front cover. $35.00 Aubry, Claude, The Magic Fiddler and Other Legends of French Canada, illus., Saul Field, Trans. Alice E. Kane, Irwin, Toronto, 1968, originally pub. 1914, vg in wraps. $8.00 Band, Charles P & Emile L. Stovel, Our Flag, A Concise Illustrated History, Gordon & Gotch, Montreal, 1925, 39 pp, illustrations in colour, vg. Die-cut fold out. $8.00 (Blank Books), Ledger and Scrapbook from the Edwardian era, leather and cloth covers. found. A few loose clippings in scrapbook. Always returnable. Both $5.00 As
Boulet, Roger, The Canadian Earth, Landscape Paintings by the Group of Seven, foreward by A.J. Casson, Cerenrus, Toronto, 1982, 226 pp., half colur iullus., massive tome. $45.00 Brown, Richard, Voyage of the Iceberg, The Story of the Iceberg that sank the Titanic, Lorimer, Toronto, 1963, vg in dw. $15.00 (Canada Department of Agriculture), Garden Rose Growing, by R.W. Oliver, Publication 908, Feb. 1960, 23 pp illus. Booklet, browning , front cover has break ow g-vg. $3.00 (Catalogue) Of Pictures and Sculptures Given by Canadian Artists in Aid of the Patriotic Fund, December, 1914, 41 pp., numerous b&w illus. Included are reproductions of work by Clarence Gagnon, A.Y. Jackson, Tom Thompson, Arthur Lismer, J.E.H. MacDonald, F.H. Varley, Lauren Harris. g-vg. $15.00 ___, Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, N.B., 1959, The Beaverbrook Collection , 71 pp. Of description, 68 pp. Of plates, vg in hard wraps. Their collection at opening. $10.00 (Commission of Conservation of Canada), Third Annual Report, 1912, 164 pp., illus., g. Tales of town planning, fish & game, the forests, agriculture and the mines. $12.00 Connor, Ralph, The Arm of Gold, M&S, Toronto, 1922, vg in dw. $15.00 ___, The Runner, Doubleday Doran, Toronto, 1929, vg in dw. $15.00 Conroy, Mary, Canada's Quilts, Griffin House, Toronto, 1976, 129 pp. illus., g in wraps, stain to back cover and last page. Deals with antique quilts. $12. Darios, Louise, Strange Tales of Canada, Ryerson, Toronto, 1962, vg in dw. The individual tales were first heard in French on Radio Canada. Miss Darios was an associate of Marius Barbeau. The tales appear here in English. $20.00 (Department of Health), How To Take Care Of The Children, The Little Blue Books Mother’s Series, King’s Printer, Ottawa, 1923, 49 pp. vg in hard wraps, but the covers are now a subtle grey. $3.00 Drummond, William Henry, The Habitant, And Other French-Canadian Poems, Putnam's, New York, 1900, illus. Coburn, 137 pp., barely disguised prejudices from an earlier time. $25.00 Duval Paul, Canadian Impressionism, M&S, Toronto, London, 1990, 166 pp, have with colour illus., large coffee table format, naerly square, as new in dw. Was $65.00. $30.00
___, Ken Danby: The New Decade, Stoddart, New York, Toronto, 1988, as new, vg in dw. $30.00 Gandley. Will & Dwight Stanley, 10th Edition Canada/B.N.A. Postage Stamp Catalogue. Paris, Ontario, 1979, illus. in colour, 247 pp., vg in dw. $20.00 Garrett, Blanche Pownall, Canadian Country Preserves & Wines, Lewis & Samuel, Toronto, 1974, 132 pp., illus., vg in dw. $25.00 Garton, Harold, Hockey Town Canada, The Golden Years, Creative Bound, Carp, Ontario, 1994, 226 pp., illus., as new in wraps. Large square format. Tales of the Pembroke Lumber Kings. $20.0 Gutzman, W.L., The Canadian Patriotic Post Card Handbook 1904-1914, Unitrade, Toronto, , no date, vg in wraps. $12.00 Harbon, John D., The Longest Battle, The RCN in the Atlantic 1939-1945, Vanwell Publishing, St. Catherine’s, Ontario, 1993, 132 pp., many illus., coffee table size, as new, vg in dw, $25.00 Harper. J. Russell, Painting in Canada: a history, U of T, Toronto, 1981, 463 pp., illus., vg in wraps. $20.00 Hopkins, Jeanne, Jackson’s Point, Ontario’s First Cottage Country, Stoddart, Toronto, 1993, 60 pp., illus., vg in wraps., pub. At $16.95. $12.00 Imperial Oil Review, Canada 1812-1871, The Formative Years, illustrations by C.W. Jefferys, July, 1967, 96 pp in wraps, g-vg, light cover soil. $12.00 Langdon, John E., Guides To Marks On Early Canadian Silver, Ryerson, Toronto, 104 pp., illus., vg, compact format. $20.00 Loomis, Chauncey C., Weird and Tragic Shores, The Story of Charles Francis Hall, Explorer (of the Canadian Arctic), University of Nebraska, Lincoln, 1971, 375 pp., illus., vg in wraps. $10.00 Lucas. C.P. The Canadian War Of 1812, Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1906, 269 pp., vg uncut copy in disassembling dw. All maps intact. $60.00 Mackenzie, George, Little Harbour Presbyterian Church, A History of the Congregation 18401975, 9 pp., gestetnered, stapled,; picture of church on wraps, g-vg. $10.00 MacNaughton, Isabel Christie, Wood Fires, Oliver Chronicle and Osoyoos Observer Print, Oliver, B.C., September, 1942, 18 pp of poetry, 4x5” format, vg in wraps. Opening “Incantation” for the R.C.A.F. $8.00 MacTavish, Newton, The Fine Arts In Canada, Macmillan, Toronto, 1972, vg in wraps. $12.00 (Magazine Special), Century 1867-1967, The Canadian Saga, The Chronicle-Herals Mail-Star, Halifax, 1967, 71 pp., illus., paper browning ow g-vg. $8.00 (Magazine), Loom Music, Volume III, Numbers 1-6, Edmonton & Winnipeg, 1946 Illus. A hand assembled effort, gestetnered pages in two ring wraps. 53 pp., g. $6.00 ___, same but Volume III, Number 7 - 12, 1945, 91 pp., vg. $6.00 ___, Volume VI Number 1-6, 1949, 50 pp., g. $6.00 ___, Volume XI Numbers 7-10, 1954, 7 pp, g. $1.00
___, Modern Weaver, pub. By Nilus Leclerc, L’Isletville, Quebec, 30 pp, gestetnered and stapled, illus., October 1954. $3.00 ___, same but April 1955 and 65 pp, vg in wraps. $3.00 ___, same but February 1955, 42 pp., vg $3.00 ___. Loom Music, Vol. IX Nos. 1-6, 1952. Patterns from Manitoba, similar to above, but fewer commercial notes, 46 pp, illus., vg. $5.00 ___, same but IX, nos. 7-10, 1952, vg. $5.00 ___, same but XI, nos 1-6, 1954, vg, 10 pp., vg. $3.00 ___, same but Volume XV, nos. 1-6, 1958, 40 pp., vg. $5.00 ___, Handweaver & Craftsman, Spring, 1954, vg. $3.00 ___, Fall, 1954, vg. $3.00 ___, Winter 1953/1954, 64 pp., illus., g-vg. $3.00 ___, La Terre et le foyer, Revue Officialle des cercles de fermieres de la Province de Quebec, illus., vg, Mars, Mai, Septembre, Decembre, 1961. All illus. & vg. $4.00 McClung, Nellie L., The Second Chance, William Briggs, Toronto, 1910, g-vg. $15.00 McKay, W.A., ed., The Macmillan Dictionary of Canadian Biography, edited by W. Stewart Wallace, four hundred new entries..., 914 pp., vg in dust jacket. $60.00 McKee, Fraser M., HMCS Swansea, The Life and Times of a Frigate, Vanwell Publishing, St. Catherine’s, Ontario, 1994, 189 pp., many illus., oblong format, as new in dw. $20.00 Mellen, Peter, Landmarks of Canadian Art, Maclelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1975, Massive volume, vg in dust jacket. $45.00 260 pp.
Morley, Patricia, Kurelek, A Biography, Macmillan, Toronto, 1986, 338 pp., illius., vg in wraps. $20.00 Munro, J.A., Birds of Canada's Mountain Parks, Department of Resources, Ottawa, no date, coloured illus., by T.M.. Shortt, 78 pp., wraps, vg $20.00 (National Museum of Man). From the Heart, Folk Art In Canada, M&S, Toronto, 1983, coffee table size, vg in dw. $40.00 Newman, Peter C., Caesar's of the Wilderness, Viking, Markham, 1987, vg in dw. The Canadian fur-trade. As new. $20.00 (Newsletter) Searle Suggestions, September, 1959, A gestetnered leaflet from Winnipeg with tiny samples of hand-weaving stapled to each page, 9 pp., vg. $6.00 ___, Canscaip News (i.e Canadian Society of Children’s Authors, Illustrators and Performers), Fall 1987. Featuring Susan Atkinson-Keen, 12 pp., stapled. $2.00 (Paper Doll) No. 2, Outport Girl, Newfoundland Paper Doll Series by Jean M. Ball, NFLD Historic Trust, 1979, uncut, uncoloured on stiff wraps. $6.00
Rasky, Frank, The Taming Of The Canadian West, M&S, Toronto, 1967, vg in dw, oversized edition, 270 pp., illus. $35.00 Rempel, John L., Building With Wood and other aspects of nineteenth-century building in central Canada, revised edition, University of Toronto, Toronto, 1976, 454 pp., illus. A classic but the “perfect binding” was not equal to the task and all copies I have seen need glue at the spine. This problem exists for all UofT books of this date. To bad, but the book was an instant remainder, and the price was low at the onset. $8.00 (Royalty), Lithographic Prints (9) 7x10" in folio: pencil sketches of Elizabeth, Margert Rose, Queen Mary, The Queen, The King, The Duchess of Kent, The Duke of Kent, The Duchess of Gloucester, The Duke of Gloucester, vg keepsakes said published by Imperial News, Xmas 1938. Considers the impending visit of Their Majesties the King & Queen To the Dominion. All $30.00 Scott, Barbara Anne, Skate With Me, Doublreday, New York, 1950, lst edition, stated, 159 pp., illus., vg in dw $45.00 Sissons, J.N., Holme's Specialized Philatelic Catalogue of Canada and British North America, with price revisions by.... 10th edition, Ryerson, Toronto, 1963, illus., 410 pp., vg $20.00 Smith, Frances K., Andre Bieler, An Artist’s Life and Times, Merritt, Toronto, Vancouver, 1980, 176 pp., many illus., vg in dw. A Swiss born painter who arrived in Canada as a young man and , with paint, explored the habitant life-style as evidenced on L’ile d’Oreleans. Large book. $20.00 Tomkies, Mike, Wildcat Haven, Johnathan Cape, London, 1987, as new. Was $25.00. The story of a Hollywood journalist who gave up the easy life to study cougars in Canada. Later he relocated to the West Highlands where he became a a wildlife writer. $15.00 Webster, Donald Blake, English-Canadian Furniture of the Georgian Period, McGraw Hill Ryerson, Toronto etc., 1979, 232 pp., many illus., some coloured, large format, vg in dust jacket. $30.00
BACK NEW BRUNSWICK
(Atlantic Advocate), Holiday Book, A miscellany containing Stories, Poems, Songs, Articles, Recipes for Good Dishes, Notes on Birds and Beasts, Brunswick, Fredericton, 1972, 172 pp., g-vg in heavy wraps. $20.00 Barron, David N., New Brunswick, Atlantic Diver Guide, Atlantic Diver, Nfld., 1988, 208 pp., illus, g-vg in wraps $8.00 Beutel, Cartoons Not Fit To Print, Too Hot To Handle, Non-Entity Press, Fredericton, 1989, vg in wraps. Cartoons that were excluded from the daily press. $10.00 Boghen, Andrew D., Cold-Water Agriculture in Atlantic Canada, Moncton, 1991, 410 pp., illus., vg in wraps. $20.00 (Bulletin), Art Bulletin, Volume V, No. 1, September, 1960, 5 pp. Treating Early New Brunswick Lithography, pub. By NB Museum, g-vg in wraps. $3.00 ___, History Bulletin, The Loyalists In Great Britain, Summer, 1966, 123 pp., by Museum curator Richard Lindo. $3.00
Burnett, David, Colville, Art Gallery of Ontario, ca. 1980., 236 pp., vg in dw. Very large tome, square format. Inside extras: John Bently May’s rotten review of his work (July 1983) and a happier report (Maclean’s 1990). $60.00 Campbell, Steve, Come Back With Me, Parsons Printing, Saint Stephen, no date, remembers St. George, N.B. from 1913, illus., 89 pp., vg in wraps. Autographed. $10.00 ___, Remember When, Data 1, St. Stephen, 1993, 102 pp., illus., vg in wraps. Inscibed by the author. Companion to the above. $10.00 (Canada Cement) What The Farmer Can Do With Concrete, Montreal, no date, 104 pp., illus. covers show field use ow vg $10.00 (Catalogue), Micmac & Maliseet Decorative Traditions, ed. Gary Pelletier with photos by Don Simpson, NB Museum, Saint John, 1977, 64 pp., vg in wraps. $10.00 (Chapman, J.K.), Frank Hatheway's Highways & Byways, Tales from 19th Century Wanderings in New Brunswick...New Ireland, Fredericton, 1986, 50 pp., largely folklore, vg in wraps. $6.00 Clarke, G. Frederick, Thetis Saxon, Longmans Green, Toronto, 1927, 286 pp., vg. $20.00 Creighton, Helen, Folksongs From Southern New Brunswick, National Museums, Ottawa, 1971, 238pp, four recordings in pocket at back, in wraps. $25.00 Dow, Helen J., The Art of Alex Colville, McGraw Hill Ryerson Limited, Toronto, 1972, 231 pp., huge volume, vg in dust jacket. Within, John Bentley May’s “assassination” attempt in the Globe & Mail, July, 1983. “Beware Greeks bearing gifts,” and Colville was giving rather than receiving. $45.00 Drake, Samuel Adams, The Making of New England, 1580-1643, with many illustrations and maps, Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1886, 251 pp., ex libris, covers a bit worn, ffep torn. Necessary to the study of early settlement in the New Brunswick region. $20.00 Eaton, Ted, Waste Not Want Not. A Booke of Cookery. Some Interesting Recipes of Old Acadia, Omega, Fredericton, 1978. Anne & I knew this gentleman as the Anglican priest to the village of Tracy, N.B. He went from there to the King's Landing Historical Settlement. Wherever he is now, I wish him well. $10.00 Elliot, Robert S., & Alan D. McNairn, Reflections of An Era, Portraits of 19th Century New Brunswick Ships, NB Museum, Saint John, 1987, no pagination, forty coloured plates, vg in wraps. $30.00 Fawkes, Marion Elizabeth, In Search of My Father, Natural Heritage, Toronto, 1992, 109 pp., illus., as new in wraps. A Torontonian searches the public realms to reconstruct an image of her father who died in World War I. $15.00 Forestall, Tom and Alden Nowlan, Shaped By This Land, Brunswick Press, first printing, stated, 1975., coffee table format, vg in dw. Included are seven Forestall postcards. Tom and Natalie were acquaintances from my Mount A days, and this book dates from his long stay at Fredericton. He is now resident at Dartmouth, N.S. Where he continues to paint. $70.00 ___, Published Periodicals and write-ups on the artist, 1964 - 1975, a nice supplement for the above, g-vg in wraps. $20.00 (Fundy Guild), Fundy Album: A Photo History, Alma, N.B., 1969, 52 pp., many illus., oblong format, bilingual, vg in wraps. $10.00
Ganong, Joan, Angie and the Arab, University Press, Fredericton, 1957, coil bound, 56 pp., ex libris. Title page glued to front cover. Good reading copy from the pen of this Saint Stephen writer. $6.00 Gates, Edward, The Guest Touches Only Those Who Prepare, Owl’s Head Press, Riverview, N.B., 1991, 72 pp. chapbook, signed by the author, vg in wraps. Born in Saint John, this poet now resides near Norton. $8.00 ___, The Slow Curve of the Past, Wild East Publishing, Fredericton, 1992, Signed by the poet. $3.00 12 pp in wraps, vg.
Gillis, Stephen & John, No Faster Than A Walk, The Covered Bridges Of New Brunswick, 101 pp., vg in dw $40.00 Gillmor, Frances, Thumbcap Weir, Minton, NY, 1929, vg in dw. Novel set on the Fundy shore of New Brunswick. $20.00 Graham, Ernest G.C., Mills, Hills and Early Settlers of Springfield Parish, Kings Co., N.B., Print N'Press, St. Stephen, 103pp, vg in wraps. $7.00 Gregory, Joan, Covered Bridges of New Brunswick, illus. by the author, Tribune, Sackville, 1981, no pagination, g-vg in wraps. $6.00 Halpert, Herbert, A Folklore Sampler From The Maritimes, Published for the Centre for Canadian Studies, Mount Allison University, Memorial University, St. John’s, 1982, 272 pp., g-vg in wraps. The “perfect binding” is imperfect, hinge cracks starting. $20.00 Hashey, Mary W.., Maritime Artists, Volume 1 (it never went further), The Maritime Arts Association, 1967, 77 pp., each illus., featuring a local artist, g-vg in hard wraps. $45.00 Hill, Evans, George McAllister His Book, Copied from the Original Note Books by Mary Hill, January, 1931. Introduction and Notes by... January 1, 1831 to July 27, 1833. The trials of a Charlotte County master mariner in foreign and local waters. This day book was printed at the Saint Croix Courier, St. Stephen, N.B. It was hardly a best-seller, but the thousand or so copies were gradually sold out of Hill’s General Store in St. Stephen. Worth a look! Vg in wraps. $40.00 How, Douglas, The 8th Hussars, Unipress, Fredericton, 1964, 448 pp., vg in dw. $40.00 Ingersoll, L.K., Over the Cobblestones, Notes on the History of the Sloven, NB Museum, Saint John, 1975, 35 pp., illus., vg in wraps. $10.00 ___On This Rock, An Island Anthology, 70 pp., Print N’ Pressm Saint Stephen, 1979, published for the Grand Manan Island Museum, vg in hard wraps, illus. Not really an anthology as all the historic notres were penned by Ingersoll. $10.00 (Invitation) to dine with “The Prince and Princess of Wales, “ Saint John, N.B., 1983. Menu gold on white with gold tassel, 8 pp., g-vg. $8.00 Macbeath, Dr. George & Capt. Donald F. Taylor, Steamboat Days On The Saint John 1816-1946, Print N'Press, 1982, vg in wraps. $10.00 (Magazine) Acadiensis, Spring 1981, 192 pp., illus., vg in wraps. $5,00 ___, Mount Allison Record, 43 copies, one dating 1970, another 1977. Majority from then to present.. My wife, the late Anne Torey, had an affection for all Mount A ephemera. I loved the place but can do without reminders. All $5.00.
Mann, John, Travels In North America, Young, Glasgow, 1824, the reprint from Saint Annes Point Press, Fredericton, 1978, 50 pp., limited to 1000 copies, signed by the publisher, vg copy. $20.00 (Map), New Brunswick Tour..., NB Travel Bureau, Fredericton, 1959, tear at first fold ow g-vg. $3.00 McCullagh, Harold, The Man Who Made New Brunswick Sing, Print N’Press, St. Stephen, 1978, 97 pp., illus, vg in wraps. This treats the life of David Thompson, a famed musicologists who brought choral singing to New Brunswick schools en masse. I was among those subjected to his infectious good humour. $10.00 Mitcham, Allison, Island Keepers, Dangerous Islands & Demented Men, Lancelot, Hantsport, N..S., 1989, vg in wraps. $10.00 ___, Paradise Or Purgatory, Island Life In Nova Scotia & New Brunswick, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1987, 225 pp., vg in wraps. $12.00 (Mount Allison University) Alumni Directory 1990, 330 pp., illus., hardbound version. $20.00 Mowat, Grace Helen, The Diverting History of a Loyalist Town, Brunswick, Fredericton, 1990, 152 pp. Saint Andrews, N.B., vg in wraps 10.00 Mullaly, Edward, Desparate Stages, New Brunswick's Theatre in the 1840's, Fiddlehead, Fredericton, 1987, vg in wraps. $10.00 Murdoch, B.J., The Menders, Jones, Francistwon, New Hampshire, 1953, 259 pp., vg in dw. This novel penned at Bartibog, N.B. $20.00 Mullaly, Edward, Desparate Stages, New Brunswick's Theatre in the 1840's, Fiddlehead, Fredericton, 1987. 1143 pp., illus., vg in dw $10.00 (New Brunswick Museum), Art Bulletin, Vol V, No. II, Dec., 1960, no pagination, 6 pp., diuscusses old games and toys. $3.00 ___, Journal of the, np, np, 1979, 190 pp, illus., vg. Essays on local place names, Fundy tides, N.B. Black settlers, bird populations, caves in New Brunswick. $10.00 Nowlan, Alden, Nine Micmac Legends, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1983, vg in wraps. $5.00 Peck, Mary Biggar, A New Brunswick Album, Glimpses of the Way We Were, Hounslow Press, Willowdale, Ontario, 1987, autographed, no pagination, but a nice fat book (ca 125 pp), oblong coffee table format, b&w illus. From an earlier era. As new in wraps. $30.00 (Prospectus) The New Brunswivck School of Arts and Crafts, Fundy Park, Alma, N.B., Summer Session 1959, 15 pp booklet in vg condition, illus. This school was was eventually relocated in Fredericton. $8.00 Richards, David Adam, A Lad From Brantford & Other Essays, Broken Jaw Press, Fredericton, 1994, 106 pp., vg in wraps. $12.00 Robinson, George C., Highlights in History of St. David's United Church Rothesay, N.B., 18601960, np, np, 1960, 16 pp., illus., vg in wraps. $5.00 Ross, Victoria Burrill, Moments Make A Year, cover illustrated (poorly) by Lawren Harris Jr., Treibune Press, Sackville, 216 pp. Rusting at staples and consequent brown stains on covers ow g in wraps. A diary from Mount Allison Ladies’ College 1926 - 1935. $20.00
Ryder Huia G., Antique Furniture by New Brunswick Craftsmen, Ryerson, Tor., 1965, 18 pp, vg in dw. $25.00 Searle, Eva, 100 Years More or Less, Vol. 1 96 pp., g-vg in wraps., a former scriptwriter recounts the history of Radio Station CFNB, Fredericton, a station defunct in this decade. $6.00 (Sheet Music), Three Carols by Carleton Elliott, Harris, Toronto, 1953. 7 pp., g-vg but taped at the fold, thus browned in that area. Mount A. music prof. Stolen from “Mount Allison Choral Society.” If they still exist, returnable on demand, ow. $8.00 Small, Ina and Ernie Mutimer, Ina of Grand Manan, A Stranger From Away, Nimbus, Hfx., 1989, 113 pp., illus. By the author, vg in wraps. $10.00 Smith, George, Timber, PrintN' Press, St. Stephen, 1977,31 pp., vg in wraps, legend and facts concerning the lumbering business. $6.00 Spray, Carole, Will O' The Wisp, Folk Tales And Legends Of New Brunswick, Brunswick, Fredericton, 1983, 132 pp., illus., vg inwraps. $12.00 Stewart, Walter, True Blue, The Loyalist Legend, Collins, Toronto, 1985, vg in dw. Tales of the U.E.L. $25.00 (Sussex), Historic Buildings Of, 55 pp, sponsored by Denis-Potcan as a Centennial project, illus., vg in wraps. $10.00 Thompson, James M., A History of the Sussex and Studholm Agricultural Society 1841 -1980, Sussex, 1982, published on a copier, no pagination, vg copy, limited in numbers $45.00 Tracy, Nicholas with illustrations by Sarah Petite, A Creuising Guide to The Bay of Fundy and The Saint John River, including Passamaquoddy Bay and the Southwestern Shore of Nova Scotia, Goose Lane, Fredericton, 200 pp., coil bound, large 8vo, almost square format, vg. $25.00 Trueman, Stuart, An Intimate History of New Brunswick, M&S, Tor., 1970, vg in dw. $20.00 ___, Ghosts, Pirates and Treasure Trove, The Phantoms That Haunt New Brunswick, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1975, vg in dw but pen scrawl on title page. $12.00 Tweedie, R.A., Fred Cogswell, W. Stewart MacNutt, Arts In New Brunswick, Brunswick Press, Fredericton, 1967, said limited to 2,000 copies but this one unnumbered (choose a number and write it in!). 280 pp., vg in dw. Huge, heavy tome. $65.00 Wallace Frederick William, The Romance Of A Great Port, The Story of Saint John New Brunswick, Barnes, Saint John, nd, Silver Jubilee Edition, illus., browned at cover edges ow vg. $25.00 Whitebone, Russ, Showman, Fiddlehead, Fredericton, 1986, 118 pp., vg in wraps. Autobiography of a big top performer. $8.00 Wilbur, Richard and Janice Harvey, Voices of the Bay, Conservation Council of New Brunswick, Fredericton, 1992, “The Bay of Fundy: A Case for Community Action,” 86 pp.., g-Gvg, oblong format. $8.00 Wright, Esther Clark,, The Ships Of St. Martins, including a list of vessels built there, Lingley, Saint John, 1974, 47pp, vg in wraps. $7.00
(Acadian Chapter No. 49 Telephone Pioneers of America), Telephone Pioneer Oven Cook Book, np, 1976, plastic coil bound, no consectutive pagination but a good fat book. Nova Scotian contributors. Recipe penned on back fep ow g. 15.00 (Annual) The High School Annual, Volume 3, No. 1, Christmas, 1917. The schools in question are those which were found in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia at this date. 48 pp., illus. Contents on demand. Vg in dw. $35.00 ___, New Glasgow Cadet Annual, 1918 -1919, 48 pp., vg in wraps, many illus., and of particular interest since it covers war news and losses. $35.00 ___, same but 1917-1918., $35.00 ___, same but 1914-1917, volume 1, number 1. $40.00 Archibald, Frank E. Mostly Maritimers, Lancelot, Windsor, 1972, vg in wraps. 8.00 Archibald, Mary and Elizabeth deMolitor and Cathy Holmes, Loyalist Dress In Nova Scotia, Shelburne County Museum, 1982, 67 pp typescript, gestetnerd and stapled. A how-to “book.” Illus. Finn Bower, g-vg. $10.00 (Art Gallery of Nova Scotia), Catalogue, George E. Naas, no pagination, oblong, illusrations of the work of this early photographer. 4.00 Bauchman, Rosemary, Mysteries and Marvels, Incredible Happenings Near and Far, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1991, 139 pp, vg in wraps. $8.00 Barron, David N., Nova Scotia, Atlantic Diver Guide Volume II, Atlantic Shipwreck List, 1884 to 1910, Atlantic Diver, Newfoundland, , 1988, 224 pp., vg in wraps. 8.00 Becker, J. Richard, The Decimal Coinage of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick And Prince Edward Island, pub. By the author in an edition of 500 copies, Acton Centre, Mass., 1975, 72 pp, illus, vg. 20.00 (Binder), containing better than fifty copies of the Bulletin of Handcrafts, the publication of The Handcrafts Division, Nova Scotia Department of Industry and Publicity, 1945 through 1961. Details the progress of that provinces deliberate pursuit of home crafts. $50.00 Bird, Will R. And Prof. D.C. Harvey, Historic Nova Scotia, Government of Nova Scotia, Hfx., no date, 114 pp., illus. William E. DeGarthe, g in wraps, chipping at spine. 15.00 ___, Off Trail In Nova Scotia, Ryerson, Tor., 1960,illus., vg in tattered dust wrapper. 20.00 ___. Atlantic Anthology, edited by... M&S, Toronto, 1959, 310 pp., g-vg in dw. Page edges browned. $15.00 Bishop, Tony, The Gold Hunters Guide To Nova Scotia, Nimbus, Hfx., 1988, 113 pp., illus., vg in wraps. 20.00 (Black, Hon. Percy C. Minister of Highways), Historic Nova Scotia, np, nd, illus., 71pp vg in wraps. Brief histories of Nova Scotia townships, vg. 8.00 Black, Mary E., Handweaver's Reference, i.e., a bibliography for the craft, no place, no publisher, no date, but 1953, 94pp., wraps, vg, signed by the author $15.00
Blakeley, Phyllis R. And John R. Stevens, Ships Of The North Shore (of Nova Scotia), Simms, Granby, Que., pub. Hfx, 1963, illus., 52 pp., vg in wraps, little browning of covers. 15.00 (Booklet), Yarmouth County Museum, 1950’a, tipped in cover illus damaged, 8 pp., illus., vg except as mentioned. $3.00 ___. Nova Scotia Fruit Growers Association), 65 Apple Recipes, g-vg. $3.00 no pagination (24 pp) booklet,
___, Evening Technical Schools, Government of Nova Scotia, no date, 19 pp booklet describing offerings of what is now referred to as “Night School.” Details the development of the crafts in that province. $3.00 ___, Craftsmen At Work at St. Francis Xavier University, Summer 1954, booklet naming those craftsmen who were present. Describes displays. Folded, staples to keep pages together, gvg. $3.00 ___, Directions For Making Hooked Rugs With Rags or Bluenose Yarn, , 4 pp. Pamphlet. Woman hooking on cover, interior illus. Probably 1920 or so, vg $5.00 ___, Beautify Your Home ....John E. Garrett, Limited, “Branch in U.S.,A... Malden, Mass., 4 pp., illus., vg $5.00 ___, Bluenose Hooked Rugs, 21 pp., illus., oblong format, dated 1964-1965. Vg $4.00 ___, same but1970, vg. $3.00 ___, same , another, vg. $3.00 ___, Where To Stay In Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Tourist Bureau. 1971, 80 pp, vg in wraps. $2.00 ___, Nova Scotia Salt Water Fishing, brochure, sme time, vg , illus. $2.00 ___. Nova Scotia Tour Book, 197o, 128 pp., vg in wraps. $3.00 ___, same, 1971, vg in wraps. $3.00 ___. Nova Scotia Highway Map, 1971, nearly new. $3.00 ___.Nova Scotia, Canada’s Ocean Playground, oblong 8x11”, full colour, 3l full page illus., no text, vg in wraps. $8.00 ___. Outdoors In Nova Scotia, no date, 52 pp. Illus., vg. $3.00 ___, Handcraft Directory, Nova Scotia Hgandcraft Center, 1975, no pagination, illus., vg. $3.00 ___, Historic Sites, Yarmouth County Historical Committee, 1964, no pagination, many illus., vg in wraps. $3.00 (Broadside), 20x27,” Rug or Mat Patterns Manufactured By John E. Garrett, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, printed on newsprint by Lovell & Sons, Montreal, no date. Many illustrations of their patterns. A 2x1 yard pattern was 45 cents and a rug hook 20 cents. Directions for hooking included. Paper b2owned, one tear at a fold ow g-vg. This probably dates close to the firms founding in 1892. $20.00
(Brochure), Nova Scotia Agates by H. & W. Fox, Kentville, ca 1958., illus., g-vg $2.00 ___, Nova Scotia Designer Craftsmen). Brochure and Catalogue for their first juried exhibition which was circulated by the Nova Scotia Musem, 1973, vg. $3.00 ___, 2 copies, Pictou County Firsts, presented by MacRae’s Resturant and the Copper Kettle, no date, illus., vg. $2.00 ___, Department of Trade & Industry, Craftsmen At Work. Lists those who demonstrated their work at Halifax, August, 1952, 8 pp, vg, $3.00 ___, 4 pp. stapled, Producing Craftsmen , Province of Nova Scotia, “Not On 1960 List. Have Sufficient Markets.” $3.00 ___, Craftsmen At Work, Ceramics, Textiles, Leather, Metal, Wood, no pagination, booklet, 1958, vg. $3.00 ___, Centennial Town of New Glasgow 100 Years of Progress, issued by the town in 1975, no place, no publisher, no pagination, erratically organized, oblong format. Early photographs of that place. Vg. $12.00 (Brochure), Live and Play on Scotland Cay, A 300 Acre Paradise, Abaco, Bahamas, illus., starting to fox ow g-vg. The Nova Scotia connection? James and Don Mackay, my wife’s uncles, created Tidewater Construction just after World War II. After earning their dollars in Nova Scotia they fled to Marsh Harbour (partly to conserve said dollars). They then bought”Scotland Cay,” created an airfield, set up the Mai-Kai (Mac kay) Club and invited their friends to participate in populating Scotland Cay Estates Ltd. I have no idea whether this idea prospered or not, but both men died on Canadian soil. $6.00 Buchanan, Ruth, My Mother, pub. by the author, Mundy-Goodfellow, Tor., 1938, no pagination, wraps, vg but spider-web glassine dust wraps chipped and browned. The story of a Pictonian named Mary Buchanan who spent 48 years as a missionary in central India. 20.00 (Bulletin), Pictou County Art & Crafts Association, another three inch pile of gestetnered lettersized pages detailing the agonies of their early years, 1979-1985. All $20.00 Bruce, Charles, The Channel Shore, Macmillan, Tor., 1954, 398 pp., vg in dw. 25.00 Bruce, Harry, Frank Sobey, Macmillan, Tor., 1985, 443 pp., fine in wraps.20.00 ___, Down Home, Notes Of A Maritime Son, Key Porter, Tor., 1988, as new, at the published price. 25.00 Calder, J. William, Booze & A Buck, Formac, Antigonish, 1977, 115 pp., illus., vg in wraps. 8.00 Cameron, James M., About New Glasgow, Hector Publishing, New Glasgow, 1962, 203 pp, vg in wraps. 20.00 ___. More About New Glasgow, Kentville Publishing Company, 313 pp. Small cover tear upper left front ow vg. $15.00 ___, About Pictonians, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1979, 162pp, vg in wraps. 15.00 ___, American Pioneers In Antigonish, np, np, nd, 47 pp., illus., vg in wraps. 20.00 ___, Enduring Trust, (A History of) First Presbyterian Church, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, np,
np, nd, (1986), 129 pp with addenda, illus., vg in wraps. 20.00 ___, Pictou County's History, Kentville Publishing, Kentville, 1972, 290pp, vg in wraps.25.00 ___, Ships And Seamen of New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Hector Publishing, New Glasgow, 1959, 45pp, illus, covers and few pp water-stained, g. 25.00 ___, Wreck of the Melmerby and Other Pictou County Stories, Hector Publishing, New Glasgow, nd, 117pp, vg in wraps. 15.00 (Canadian National Railways Research & Development Department), An Industrial Survey of Pictou County Nova Scotia, Montreal, Quebec, 1958, revised edition of 1962, 99 pp, coil bound, illustrated, vg. $30.00 Caplan. Ronald, Cape Breton Lives, Breakwater, Newfoundland, 1988. folklore, illus., 301 pp., vg in wraps. 15.00 ___, Down North The Book of Cape Breton's Magazine, Doubleday, Tor., 1980, g. 10.00 Casselman, Karen Leigh, Craft Of The Dyer, Dover, NY, 1993, 249pp, fine, at published price. 8.00 Chapin, Miriam, Atlantic Canada, Ryerson, Tor., 1956, vg in dw. 10.00 (Connolly, Harold, Minister of Trade & Industry), Official Nova Scotia Tour Book, np, nd, 1930s, 124pp., vg in wraps. 20.00 (Constitution and By-Laws) Atlantic Society of Handweavers, 1975, vg in wraps, no pagination, 5 pp. $3.00 Creighton, Helen, A Life In Folklore, McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited. Tor., 1975, vg in dw.20.00 Crowell, Bill, Atlantic Treasure Troves, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1985, 111 pp., vg in wraps.8.00 Davidson, Patricia, Pictou County Nova Scotia Canada, Royal Print, Hfx., nd, ca 1950, no pagination, illus., a g-vg copy. 8.00 Day, Frank Parker, Rockbound, intro. Allan Bevan, Univ. Of Toronto Press, 1973, 292 pp, g-vg in wraps. Covers show minor defects, unread copy. $4.00 (Department of Mines), Map of Nova Scotia, 1954, in a hardbound form, 1 in. + 4 mi. 39 maps covering the entire province, vg, little cracked at front. $35.00 (Department of Trade and Industry) Handcrafts in Nova Scotia 1953, illus., no pagination, names and locates craftsmen(and women) of that era. $3.00 ___, same for 1955. $3.00 (Department of Industry and Publicity), Province of Nova Scotia, Official Highway Map, dated in pen 1945, folded, g-vg. $6.00 De Volpe, Charles P., Nova Scotia. A Pictorial Record, Longmans, Sherbrooke, Quebec, 1974, 160 pp. of historic prints, all b&w, coffeee table size, vg in torn dw. 50.00 Dunfield, R.W. The Atlantic Salmon in the History of North America, Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, 1985, 181 pp., signed by the author, vg in wraps. $20.00 Dunn, Charles W., Highland Settler, A Portrait of the Scottish Gael in Nova Scotia, University
of Toronto Press, 1980, 1769 pp., g-vg. $15.00 Evans, Millie & Mullin, Eric, Our Maritimes. Exploring Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. Tantallon, N.S., 1979, 251 pp., illus., vg in wraps. $10.00 Falconer, James W., John Geddie, Hero of the New Hebrides, Presbyterian Church, Tor., nd., 118pp, illus., vg except neat nip out of spine. 25.00 Field, Richard, Curator, An Exhibition of Canadian Gameboards of the 19th and 20th Centuries fromm Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia, circulated by the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 1981. This attractive 65 pp. Illus. Book was also their catalogue. Large format, nearly square. $20.00 Fooshee, Clare Murray, Sea Pieces, Poems by, Harbringer, NY, 1945, lst ed., 42 pp, hardbound. A New Glasgow writer. 8.00 (Forestall, Tom), Returning the Favour, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1992, 104 pp of paintings and sketches, fine in wraps. 18.00 ___, This Good Looking Land, 117 Sketches of Nova Scotia, Lancelot Press, Windsor, 1976, 132 pp., vg copy. 12.00 Garland, Joseph E., That Great Pattillo, with photos. Littlr, Brown and Company, Boston, Toronto, 1966, first edition, so stated, 342 pp., g-vg in dw. James W. Pattillo was the sea-faring son of a Scotsman who pioneeered in Nova Scotia. Six foot in his boots and weighing two hundred and thirty pounds (“all bone and sinew”) he had alcohol as his only steadfast enemy. This book recounts his adventures out of Gloucseter, Massachusetts in the years 1806-1887., maps and illus at front and rear endpapers. $20.00 Gillis, Jas. D., The Cape Breton Giant, T.C. Allen, Hfx., 1919, 95pp, vg in wraps. 25.00 Grant, Rev. Robert, East River Worthies, Scotia Printers, New Glasgow, no date, second preface, 66pp, vg in wraps. 20.00 Hart, Harriet Cunningham, History Of The County Of Guysborough, Mika reprint, Belleville, Ont., 1975, illus., fine, 261 pp. 40.00 (Hector Centre Trust), Nineteenth Century Pictou County Furniture, Whynot, Halifax, 1977, 59 pp., illus., vg in wraps. 20.00 Hennigar, "Ted" R., Scotia Spooks, Mystery And Violence, Lancelot, Hansport, 1990, vg in wraps, at published price. 7.00 (Hind, William G.R.), a facsimilie of The Pictou Sketchbook which he executed in 1876. Included with it is a second book discussing the artist, both published by the art gallery of Windsor, Ont., 1990. Each book about 3x6," vg in wraps. This artist was a resient of Sussex, N.B. 20.00 Houck, Carter, Nova Scotia Patchwork Patterns, Instructions and Full Sized Templates for 12 Quilts, Dover, NY, 1981, 61pp in wraps, vg. 6.00 Jackson, Elva E., Cape Breton and the Jackson Kith and Kin, Lancelot, Windsor, 1971, 263 pp, wraps, g-vg but cracked at front. 25.00 Lewis, Harrison F., Outdoors In Nova Scotia, pub. by the Nova Scotia Travel Bureau, Hon. Ralph F. Fiske, Minister, no date, 52 pp, illus., vg condition, wraps. $3.00 Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, Evangeline, A Tale of Acadie, with notes, Crowell, NY, 1893, 181
pp, floral decorated boards, gilded edges, g. 10.00 MacDonald, Bruce, The Guysboro Railway, Formac, Antigonish, 1973, illus., 59pp., vg in wraps, 8.00 Mackay, Donald C., Silversmiths And Related Craftsmen Of The Atlantic Provinces, Petheric, Halifax, 1973, 1st ed., illus., vg in chipped dust wrapper. 40.00 Mackenzie, A.A., The Irish In Cape Breton, Formac, Antigonish, 1979, 129 pp., g-vg in wraps., includes some folklore. $12.00 Mackenzie, Michael, Tracks Across The Maritimes, Robinson-Blackmore, Grand Falls, NFLD, 1988, 188 pp., vg in wraps. Folklore and true accounts. $10.00 ___, Waves Of Recollectionssame publisher, 1987, vg in wraps. $10.00 Mackley, M. Florence., Handweaving In Cape Breton, privately printed, Sydney, N.S., 1967, illus. No pagination, vg-fine in dw, with weaving drafts, signed by the author. 60.00 Maclaren, George, Antique Furniture by Nova Scotian Craftsmen, McGraw Hill Ryerson, Tor., 1975, 146 pp., illus., vg in wraps. 10.00 ___. Nova Scotia Glass, Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, N.S., 1968, 42pp, illus., vg in wraps. $12.00 ___, Antique Potteries of Nova Scotia, Petheric, Halifax, 1972, 27 pp., illus., oblong format, wraps, vg. 5.00 Macmillan, Dr. C. Lamont., Memoirs of a Cape Breton Doctor, McGraw Hill, Tor., 1975, signed, vg in dw. 20.00 MacNeil, Neil, The Highland Heart In Nova Scotia, Sribners, NY, 1948, 199 pp., g-vg. 20.00 Macphail, Margaret, Loch Bras D'Or, Lancelot, Windsor, 1970, 163pp., g in wraps. A novel dealing with pioneer life in Cape Breton. 10.00 Macphie, Rev. J.P., Pictonians At Home And Abroad, Pinkham Press, Bos.,13. 1914,illus., water spotted cover ow vg. A standard local reference 40.00 (Magazine), Cape Breton's Magazine, Wreck Cove, C.B., no date, but #1, g-vg but missing pp. 9 & 10, therefore $5.00 ____, same but #18, 50 pp., vg, $10.00 ___, Loomsong, the periodical of the Atlantic Society of Handweavers, three and one-half inch thick pile of reading from 1979 into the early 80's. Gestetnered and stapled letter-sized sheets. $20.00 ___. The magazine of the Nova Scotia Designer Craftsmen, up to 26 pp in each illus. publication. 1978 -1983, 19 copies in this "new" magazine format, all vg, by and large a very professional effort. Includes an extra "Craft Annual" for 1981. The price for it was $1.50 at the time. All $20.00 ___, Shuttlecraft, The Monthly Bulletin of the Shuttlecraft Guild, August 1957 to July 1960, 17 magazines in all, vg in wraps, each about 34 pp. This guild of weavers was founded in 1922 by Mary M. Atwater. It was operated by Harriet Tidball from 1946 until 1957 and was owned by Mary E. Black and Joyce Chown during the time of this periodical. Features patterns for the home loom. Each $3.00 or the lot, $30.00
(Map), Town of New Glasgow Showing Trenton, Nova Scotia, A Manufacturing and Coal Mining Centre of Eastern Canada, 24x36”, a street map printed in red and black, illustrating and describing “the twenty seven successful industries” located in the two towns, G. Fred McAlpine, St. John, N.B., 1910. Folded and and marked “Lu, This map is not to be sold...” Breaking at some folds ow vg. In our experience a rare item. $40.00 (Map), Your handy Guide to Downtown New Glasgow, New Glasgow Businessmen’s Assoc., 1975, 12x18”, folded. Shows effects to Scorch Tape at two of upper corrners, some browning. g. $6.00 (Map), Engineering Department Town of New Glasgow, Street Plan, 1955, reverse blue print, 20 x 36”, vg. $8.00 (Meacham, J.H.), Illustrated Historical Atlas Of Pictou County Nova Scotia, 1879,illus., vg. Mika reprint limited to 1000 copies, 1972. 60.00 McCurdy, The McKay Motor Car, Nova Scotia's First Production Car, Petheric, Halifax, 1969, illus., no pagination, plastic coil bound, 8.00 McLellan, Fraser C., The Mission Ship Dayspring, New Glasgow Printery, 1957, 28pp, vg in wraps. This brigantine was launched at New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, in 1863 to assist Christian missions in the New Hebrides. 35.00 McLaurin, K.S., Mary Bates McLaurin, by Her Daughter, Women's Baptist Missionary Society of Ontario West, Tor., 1945, 142 pp., illus., tales of an Indian mission, vg. 12.00 Miller, Harriet Underwood, School Days in New Glasgow in the 1880s, np. 1967, 7pp, vg in wraps. 6.00 Milner, W.C. First Mail Routes in The Maritime Provinces, reprinted from the Halifax Chronicle by H.E. Blakeney, Wolfville, no date, pp. Browning ow vg in wraps. 8.00 Mills, Chris, Vanishing Lights, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1992, vg in wraps, lighthouses of Maritime Canada, 167 pp., illus. $20.00 Morrow, R.A.H., Story of The Springhill Disaster, Morrow, St. John, N.B., 1891, 311 pp., illus., vg copy but pp. browning. Account of the coal mine explosion at Springhill, Nova Scotia. 80.00 Mosher, Edith, The Sea and the Supernatural, Actual cases cited of strange experiences, many from the Atlantic region, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1987, 52 pp, illus., vg in wraps. 5.00 (Municipalities) Pictou County Nova Scotia, 1937, 62 pp booklet, lavishishly illus., vg. $10.00 Munro, Neil, John Splendid, Copp Clark, Tor., 1898, Victorian novel from the pen of a resident of Nova Scotia, vg. 8.00 (New Glasgow), Bye-Laws and Ordinances of The Town of New Glasgow, McConnell, New Glasgow, 1876, 55pp., pencil doodles on back cover, covers chipped, browned ow g. 60.00 (Newsletter), Handcrafts, a quarterly published bt the Handcrafts Section of the Nova Scotia Department of Education. typically consisting of six pages, illus., all folded for mailing ow gvg. 21 issues, from 1968- 1972. A newsletter cover all the crafts in that province. $20.00 ___, from #1, February, 1978 until these gestetnered sheets were superseded by their more professional looking magazine, 32 bulletins, probably the entire run, but I'm not checking. All $20.00
___, NSDC Newsletter, Nova Scotia Designer Craftsmen newsletters, 1974- 1976. A three inch pile of stapled letter-sized pages all vg. All $20.00 ppd. ___, Roulston, E.N., Weaving Notes. Department of Education, Halifax, N.S., no date, early 1970's. Gestetnered legal sized pages, stapled together, illus., about 100 pp. Ellis Roulston was a teacher of handcrafts when I attended Mount Allison. When the university torpedoed the Faculty of Fine Arts, giving their space to the Fine Arts crowd he moved on to become the chief of handcraft instruction for the Nova Scotia government. Includes "Weaving Projects for Begineers." All $20.00 ___, Visual Arts Bulletin, Nova Scotia Department of Culture, Recreation and Fitness. about 200 gestetnered stapled pages from 1979 through 1983. All $15.00 (Newspaper), The Eastern Chronicle, Centennial Edition, 1835-1935, 16 pp. of local history, delicate but g-vg. $15.00 ___, July 27, 1950, “This Is Your Town, New Glasgow 75 Years Young,” three sections, heavily illus., vg $12.00 ___, similar, but July 29, “new Glasgow’s Diamond Jubilee, vg. $12.00 ___, same but January 1, 1953, “Four Generations of 1 Family Master Mariners, The Captains Graham, 16 pp in two sections, vg. $8.00 ___, The Evening News, Fires In NFLD, tears centre right ow g. $3.00 ___. same but August 29, 1961. New Glasgow, N.S., 16 pp, g-vg. “Castro Urges Brazilians To Revolt.” $3.00 ___, same, August 31, $3.00 ___, Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Vol. XLI., No. 10., Halifax, Wednesday, March 9, 1849, 4 pp., browned , folded but g-vg. $8.00 (Novelty Mfg. & Art Co. Ltd.), 12 Real Photographic Snapshots Evangeline Land Nova Scotia, Montreal, 1920s, vg in folio, about 2x3". Two pictuures missing, vg. 6.00 ___The Clansman, 30 copies, spanning the years 1987-1995, until renamed Celtic Heritage. All $30.00 Patterson, Frank H., History of Tatamagouche, Royal Print, Hfx., 1917, 143 pp and addendum, vg in wraps. 45.00 Patterson, Rev. George, A History of the County Of Pictou Nova Scotia, Dawson Brothers, Motreal 1877. 471 pp., a completely shaken copy with missing frontis illus. Enscribed "To my son John MCkinley Patterson, In Memoriam George Patterson." Presentation notices to Robert Grant, and from Robert Grant to James B. Torey. 45.00 Peterson, Olive Mackay, The Vanishing Prospector, Borealis, Ottaw, 1981, 96 pp., vg in wraps. The author is from Pictou, N.S. This a tale of prospecting in Noranda. 10.00 (Pictou County Historical Society), The Saga Of The Samson Canada's Oldest Locomotive, 4 pp. Brochure, New Glasgow, N.S., 1968, vg copy. Author not stated but Harold Burton Torey. 3.00 (Pictou Heritage Society), Century Buildings Of Rural Pictou County, no pagination, a list, vg in wraps. 3.00
___, Wood And Stone Pictou, Nova Scotia, drawings by L.B. Jensen, Petheric Press, Hfax, first edition, 1972, no pp, oblong format, coil-bound, signed by author, vg. 12.00 (Pictou County Tourist Association), Pictou County Nova Scotia, , vg, ca 1960. $2.00 Pope, Douglas, DeGarthe, His Life, Marine Art and Sculpture, Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S., 1989, 136 pp., square format, vg in wraps. Many illus., some in colour. $$20.00 (Programme) Nova Scotia Festival of the Arts, August 1957, three separate pammphlets. This show was later “stolen away” to Halifax. $4.00 Raddall, Thomas H., Footsteps On Old Floors, Doubleday, Ny, 1968, 239 pp., vg in dw. 35.00 ___, His Majesty's Yankees, Doubleday, NY, 1952, book club edition, vg in dw. 15.00 ___, Pride's Fancy, Doubleday, NY, 1947, regular edition, vg in dw. 25.00 Pope, William & Randall Emmerson, Eastern Canada Travelogue, Visitors Guide To Nova Scotia, 48 pp, features two MacAskill photos, 42 pp., vg in wraps. $3.00 Richardson, E.M., Desired Haven, Ryerson, Tor., 1953, 286 pp, signed by the author, vg in dw, winner of the All-Canada Fiction Award, an historic novel of a Nova Scotia costal community. 25.00 Robertson, Barbara R., Gingerbread & House Finish of Every Description, NS Museum, Hfx., 1990, 70pp, illus, vg in wraps. At published price. 7.00 Robertson, Marion, Old Settler's Remedies, complied for the Cape Sable Historical Society, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1991, 34pp in wraps, vg. 4.00 Rose, Clifford, Before The "Hector", Free Lance, Westville, 1923, 24pp, vg in wraps. 10.00 ___, Four Years With The Demon Rum, 1925-1929 (Prohibition). Acadiensis, Fredericton, 1980, 84pp, vg in wraps. 8.00 Ross, Eric, Pictou Island Nova Scotia, The Rise and Fall of an Island Community, Morris Printing, Victoria, B.C., illus., 32pp, vg in wraps. 6.00 Ryan, Nanette and Doreen Wright, Garretts and the Bluenose Rugs of Nova Scotia, Hfx, 1990, no pp, reprints of of their design catalogues dating to the first of this century, as new in wraps. 12.00 Samson, David Lloyd with Reed Wooby, Island of Ghosts, Folklore & Strange Tales Of The Supernatural from Cape Breton, photos. Warren Gordon, Lancelot, Hansport, 1992, oblong format, new condition in wraps. 10.00 Saunderes, Gary L., Trees Of Nova Scotia, A Guide To The Native And Exotic Species, illus. By the author and Donald R. Pentz, Dept. Of Lands & Forests, Halifax, 1970, 101 pp., vg in wraps. $6.00 Shand, Gwendolyn Vaughan, Historic Hants County. McCurdy, Hfx, 1979, ist ed., stated, 167 pp., vg in wraps. 12.00 Sherwood Roland H., Pictou Parade. Tribune Press, Sackville, 1945, illus., 114 pp, vg in wraps, but glue at spine has let go. 20.00 ___, Legends, Oddities and Facts from the Maritime Provinces. Lancelot, Hantsport, 1982, vg
in wraps. 5.00 ___, Maritime Mysteries, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1976, vg in wraps. 5.00 ___, Pictou Pioneers, Lancelot, Windsor, 1973, 117pp, vg in wraps. 12.00 ___. The Phantom Ship of Northumberland Strait And Other Mysteries Of The Sea, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1992, fine in wraps. 4.00 ___, Atlantic Yesterdays, Unusual Stories of the Famed Atlantic Provinces, Lancelot, Hantsport, 1978, vg in wraps 8.00 Sample Book, handwritten “Weaving Patterns and Samples,” by my mother-in-law, the late Eunice Torey of New Glasgow, N.S., 42 stiff pages, as found including pamphlets between pages and a large sample taped to one page. In looseleaf binder. $30.00 ___, similar but the collection of Germaine B. Mackay, also of New Glasgow. Three cloth samples. Many booklets in this looseleaf notebook, stamped with former owner’s name. $20.00 ___, another but stamped Eunice M. Torey. Consists entirely of weaving booklets. $20.00 Sinclair, J.H., Captain George Mackenzie, James Hope, Ottawa, nd, illus., 24pp in dw, g-vg. Mackenzie was a sailing master for the Carmichael Line operating out of New Glasgow. 35.00 Stephens, David E., Lighthouses of Nova Scotia, Lancelot, Hantsport, 79 pp., illus., vg in wraps. 5.00 (Tour Guide) Nova Scotia Tour Book, 1966-1967, 122 pp, wraps, vg. $3.00 ___, Nova Scotia Tour Book, 1971, 128 pp., vg in wraps. $3.00 (Torey Harold Burton), Historic Pictou County, np, nd, about 1950. A 37 pp, illus. booklet by my late wife's dad. 6.00 Tufts, Robie W., The Birds of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, 1961, 481 pp., coloured illus., vg with disassembled dust wrapper, large 8vo. 35.00 Vienneau, Azor, The Bottle Collector, illus. By author, Petheric, Hfx., 1969. Oblong format, 41 pp., vg. 20.00 Wainwright, Andrew, Charles Bruce, A Literary Biography, Formac, Antigonish, 1988, as new in wraps. 20.00 Whitehead, Ruth Holmes, Micmac Quillwork, Nova Scotia Museum, 1982, 230pp, illus., large coffee table book, but fully researched, vg in dw. $45.00 Willson, Beckles, Nova Scotia, The Province That Has Been Passed By, Stokes, NY, 1911, 256pp with infolded map, ex libris, worn at spine ow good. 30.00 (Women's Institutes of Nova Scotia), Crocks, Pots and What-Nots, np, np, 1973, 92 pp, vg in wraps. The "what-not's" are notes concerning local folklore 8.00
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
Barron, David N., Atlantic Diver Guide III. plus Atlantic Shipwrecks..., Atlantic Diver, Saint John's, 1988, 208 pp., illus., g-vg in wraps. $8.00 Montgomery, L. M., Anne of Avonlea, Ryerson, Toronto, July, 1946, vg in wraps, Bookplate on inside cover. $45.00 ___. Anne of Green Gables, The Ryerson Press, Toronto, Halifax, Nov., 1946. First Canadian Edition: April, 1942, 396 pp., vg in lightly waterstained wrapper. Has bookplate. $45.00 ___, Rilla of Ingleside, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1946, vg in chipped dw $35.00 ___, Jane Of Lantern Hill, M&S, Toronto, 1977, vg paperback. Bookplate inside front cover.$8.00
BACK ART & CRAFTS
(British American Petroleum Canada), Canadian Crafts In Industry, 40 pp booklet, fully illus., some colour, g-vg. Features the work of Thor Hansen as installed at BAP’s head office. $8.00 Arthur, John, Spirit Of Place, Contemporary Landscape Painting & The American Tradition, Bullfinch Press, Boston, Toronto, London, 1989, first edition, stated, 159 pp., coffee table size, many coloured illus., as new, was $65.00. Currently $20.00 Birch, Dinah, Ruskin On Turner, Bullfinch Press, Boston, Toronto, London, 1990. 144 pp., illus., most in colour, coffee table format, square, as new. Published at $63.00. Now $20.00 Bird, Michael, Canadian Folk Art, Old Ways In A New Land, Oxford, Toronto, 1983, 121 pp., large format, most illustrations are coloured, vg in wraps. $20.00 Black, Mary E., The Sett and Weaving of Tartans, Lily Mills, Shelby, N.C., 45 pp., wraps. An uncommon title from the pen of this Nova Scotia master-weaver. $10.00 Brenner, Robert, Christmas Past, A Coolector’s Guide to its History and Decorations, Schiffer Publishing, West Chester,PA, 1985. 216 pp, as new in wraps. So well researched and presented it will daunt researchers who follow. $25.00 Brown, J. Hullah, Sketching Without a Master, T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd., Trhomas Nelson, London, Edinburgh, New York, Toronto, Paris, no date, but turn-of-century, 272 pp., illus., vg condition. $30.00 Campbell, Joseph. The Power of Myth with Bill Moyers, Doubleday, New York, 1988 231 pp., many illus., large format, vg in wraps. $15.00 (Catalogue) Atque Ars, Art from Mount Allison 1854-1989, 48 pp., illus, 1989, a major effort discussing developments at that school. $10.00 ___, Contemporary Art of the Western Hemisphere, Permanent Collection International Business Machines Corporation, Printed in Canada, 1941. No pagination but a good thick book with Canadian , US and Latin American content, covers a bit worn ow g. In wraps. $8.00 Dalby, Richard, The Golden Age of Children’s Book Illustration, Gallery Books, New York, 1991, 144 pp., as new in dust jacket. $20.00
de Veer, Elizabeth & Richard J. Boyle, Sunlight & Shadow, The Life and Art of Willard L. Metcalf, Abbeville Press, New York, 1987, 280 pp., huge! New England Painter (and a good one!) $50.00 Firestone, O.J., The Other A.Y. Jackson, M&S, Toronto, 1979, 270 pp., illus., vg in dw. $15.00 Froud, Brian and Alan Lee, Faeries, Peacock Press, New York, London, Toronto, 1978, many coloured illustrations, no pagination but a hefty book, front cover detactching ow g-vg in wraps. $10.00 Hagerman, H.H., Augsburg’s Drawing, Graded Practice Books, Revised for use in the Schools of the Province of New Brunswick, prescribed by the Education Department of New Brunswick, G.W. Hall, Fredericton, St. John, 1906, 4 booklets, unused, vg. $20.00 Johnson, R. Bradford, Farewell To Fond Memories, A Portrait of Rural America, Pine Mountain Publications. Whittier, CA., 1978, 144 pp, every other page a coloured print based on his paintings, oblong coffe table book, excellent in dw, was $24.95 at publication. Now $15.00 Jackson, Steve, The Tasks of Tantalon, illus. Stephen Lavis, Oxford University Press, no place, no date. “A puzzle/quest book.” vg in hard wraps. $5.00 Kimg, Julia, The Flowering Of Art Nouveau Graphics, Peregrine Smith Books, Salt Lake City1990, square coffee table format, 144 pp., many illus., some in colour. A country-bycountry consideration of the style, as new. $20.00 Larkin, David, editor, The Fantastic Paintings of Charles & William Heath Robinson, Peacock Press, Toronto, 1976, nopagination, large format, vg in wraps. $8.00 Newhall, Beaumont, The Daugerreotype In America, Dover, New York, 1976, 173 pp and 104 plates, vg in wraps. $10.00 Ormsbee, Thomas Hamilton, The Story of American Furniture, with 31 line drawings by Robert Curry and one hundred and seventeen illustrations, Macmillan, New York, 1945, 276 pp, vg in tattered dw. The standard text. $35.00 (Pocketbook) The Building Trades..., A Handy Manual on Building Construction, The Colliery Engineering Co., Scranton, PA., 1899, 389 pp, illus., g-vg. $8.00 (Postage Stamp Album) The World United States and Foreign Postage Stamp Album, Printed in USA, 1933, as found , including about seventy stamps, hinged or between the pages. Hardbound. A first book for a beginning philatelist. Covers a little soiled ow g-vg. $10.00 (reader’s Digest Association), The Book of Christmas, Montreal, 1973, 303 pp., fully illustrated, vg in dw, coffee table size. $8.00 Rodale, Robert, The Best Gardening Ideas I Know, 47 pp., illus., g-vg in wraps, a former freebie from Organic Gardening and Farming Magazine. $3.00 Sharp, Dorothea, The Student’s Book of Oil Painting, Pitman, New York, Chiacago, 1945, 47 pp., illus, some in colour. Very nice impressionistic work by this British artist. Covers soiled, hardbound, g-vg. $12.00 Spielman, M.H. And G.S. Layard, Kate Greenaway, Adam and Charles Black, London, 1905, illustrated biography of this noted graphic artist 300 pp. The spine cover is absent. The front cover joint is weak, covers spotted, ow g. $50.00 Staley, Edgecombe, British Painters their Story and Their Art, T.C. & E.C. Jack, Edinburgh, 24 tipped in illus in fulll colour, no date, ca. 1910-30, Art Nouveau bookplate from Mount Allison
Ladies’ College., g-vg. $10.00 Stuart, David, The Garden Triumphant, A Victorian Legacy, Harper & Row, New York, 1988, 316 pp., illus., vg in dw. Published at $27.00. Now $15.00 (The Popular Art Instructor, embracing Plain directions on the Latest Decorative Arts by Special Artists, also Valuable Suggestions on Kindred Subjects that tend to Edcate and Elervate, by Prominant Women, J.B. Young, Windsor, Toronto, 1888, 493 pp. vg but interior foxing. Includes the “fine arts”as well as very esoteric neerdlework projects. $35.00 Williams, Archibald, How It Is Made, Describing in simple language how various Machines and many Articles in common use are manufactured from Raw Materials, Thomas Nelson, London, no date, ca 1910, 474 pp., illus., g- vg. Embossed gilded, three coloured illus. cover and spine. Describes currency, paper, match, piano, candle, soap, mineral water, bicycle, locomotive, chinaware, glass, photographic plate, loom, cotton, rubber, biscuit, iron, steel, motor-car, rope, wire, and knife manufacturing (and that’s a short list). $25.00 Williams, Kit, Jonathan Cape, London, 1984, vg in hard wraps. A peculiar puzzle book by the author of “Masquerade.” Nicely illustrated by the author. $5.00 Wilmerding, John, Fitz Hugh Lane, Praeger Publishers, New York, Washington, London, 1971, 203 pp., as new in dust jacket. New England painter. $25.00 Zbigniew, T. Jastrzenski, Scientific Illustration, A Guide for the Beginning Artist, PrenticeHall, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1985, 319 pp., illus., vg in wraps, large format. $15.00
(ANNUAL), Bound copies of The Celtic Monthly, A magazine For Highlanders, edited by John Mackay, Glasgow. The year 1900 to 1901 starting with October (as is moot). Illustrated 249 pp., nicely bound but covers spotted, still g-vg. Some North American material. My copy now that I have the material from it. Looking for other years for research purposes. $45.00 (ANON) Discover Scotland and Wales, Lands of Lore and Legend for the discrening North American Traveller, 1995, 118 pp., plus coloured maps, vg. $3.00 Barnett, T. Ratcliffe, Reminiscences Of Old Scots Folk, T.N. Foulis, London & Edinburgh, 1913, 205 pp., first edition, gold embossed front cover. ten tipped-in colour-illustrations by R. Gemmell Hutchison, R.S.A., vg copy $70.00 Blackie, Lorna, Clandsand Tartans, The Fabric of Scotland, Gallery Books, New York, 1987, 73 pp., all coloured illus., vg in dust jacket. $15.00 Bradley, Michael, Holy Grail Across The Atlantic, The Secret History of Canadian Discovery and Exploration, Hounslow Press, Willowdale, Ontario, 1990. 391 pp., wraps, vg. Partly funded by the Ontario Arts Council but that doesn’t help his reconstitution of the past. Assumes the not altogether novel position that Jesus had offspring (constituting a living Holy Grail). Pressured by their enemies these folk escaped to a refuge in Nova Scotia! Terrible history, but great folklore and a good read. $20.00 Brookesmith, Peter, Creatures from Elsewhere, Weird Animals that no one can explain, Brown, R. Allen, English Medieval Castles, B.T. Batsford Ltd., London, 1954, 20 pp. illus. G-vg. The motte and bailey “castles” are not exclusively Norman as the author contends. Compare with O’Riordain’s book “Antiquities of the Irish Countryside.” $20.00
Dafoe, Daniel, A Tour Through The Whole Island of Great Britain, edited Pat Rogers, Webb & Bower, Exeter, Devon, 1989, 239 pp.. Illus. In colour, double 8vo in oblong format, as new. Published at $35.00 Canadian. $20.00 Delaney, Frank, The Celts, Grafton Books, London, Glasgow, Toronto, 1989, 240 pp., g-vg in wraps. $12.00 Douglas, Sheila, The King o’ the Black Art and Other Folk Tales, Aberdeen University Press, 1987, 170 pp., vg in wraps. A folklorist interviews and translates for four Gaelic story-tellers. $15.00 Edgar, Madalen, Stories From Scottish History, selected from Scott's "Tales Of A Grandfather," Crowell, New York, 1906. 331 pp. Just under a current paperback in size, bound in tartan, covers showing light soil. $6.00 Fowke, Edith, Canadian Folklore, Oxford, Toronto, 1988, 149 pp., vg in wraps. $10.00 Gray, Elizabeth Janet, Meggy Macintosh, illus. Marguerite de Angeli, Viking, New York, 1955, 274 pp., vg, novel for teenagers, Edgehill N.S. bookplate. $10.00 Houghton, Leighton, In The Steps of the Anglo-Saxons, Rich & Cowan, London, no date (ca 1910), 244 pp., vg in dust jacket. “Anglo-Saxon” is used to include Celtic heroes. Interesting lore. My Margainal notes (sorry!) $20.00 Jenkins, A.K. Hamilton, The Story of Cornwall, Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., Lodon, 1945, 149 pp., illus., g-vg. $15.00 King, Stephen, Nightmares In The Sky, Gargoyles and Grotesques, Viking Studio Books, New York, 1988, 128 pp., illus., square coffee table book. Published at $50.00. Currently $20..00 Larkin, David, ed., Giants, illus. Julek Heller, Carolyn Scrace, Juan Wijngaard, text by Sarah Teal, Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1979, 191 pp., large format, many coloured illustrations, vg in dust wrapper. $20.00 Loughrey, Patrick, editor, The People Of Ireland, New Amsterdam, New York, 1988, 208 pp., illus., as new, vg in dust jacket. $20.00 Macdonald, Roy, Tales From Port Beg, Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh, 1958, vg in dw. Tales of the characters in a highland community recounted by a former Scottish radio reader. $10.00 Mackenzie, Canon, Scotland's Share In Civilizing The World, Revell, Chicago, 1899, 190 pp., illus., vg. $8.00 Macleod, Fiona, A Little Book of Nature, T.N. Foulis, Edinburgh & London, MDCCCIX, 60 pp., Almost a miniature, sueude green covers featuring embossed gilt lettering and Celtic knot. About 4x6” Covers stained, browning of interior pages, so: $5.00 MacNeil, Joe Neil, Tales Until Dawn, The World of A Cape Breton Gaelic Story-Teller, translated (from Gaelic) and edited by John Shaw, McGill-Queen’s University Press, Kingston and Montreal, 1987, 287 pp., my margainal notes ow g-vg. $16.00 Macpherson, Alexander, Glimpses of Church and Social Life in the Highlands, William Blackwood, Edinburgh and London, MMDCCCXCIII, but this is a modern reprint in wraps, vg copy, 111 pp. Illustrated. $10.00 (Map mounted on Linen), Johnston’s Clan Map of the Scottish Highlands, Showing Clan Tartans, Chief’s Arms, and Illustrations of the Highland Dress, Ancient & Modern, W. & A.K.
Johnston & G.W. Bacon Ltd., has been thumbtacked to a wall in the remote past. Shows four round rust stains at four corners ow g-vg. No date but the original price was 6’6 so not yesterday! Reproductio is in full colour. Very attractive. $30.00 (Meacham, J.H. & Co), Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County Nova Scotia, 1879, the Mika reprint of 1979, #132 in a limited edition of 1,000 copies. Cost $40.00 at issue. $65.00 McNeill, F. Marian, The Scot’s Cellar Its Traditions and Lore, Richard Paterson, Edinburgh, 1956, vg in tattered dust jacket., 290 pp., illus. Thisd writer is better known for “The Silver Bough,” a compilation of Celtic festivals and folklore, but this is a deeper look at drink and drinking habits of the Scots. $25.00 Morton, H.V., In Search of Scotland, Methuen, London, 1929, 13th ed., 288 pp., spine faded ow vg. $15.00 Murray, Ellen, Peace and Adventure, The Story of Iona, The Iona Community, Glasgow, 1972, 59 pp., illus., small format, broken at front cover ow g-vg. Marked “ 2 Visited Iona in 1973” in ink on cover. Previous owner’s stuff on ffep. $5.00 (Old Bushmill Distillery Co. Ltd.) Old Bushmills, Being the story of Irelands most famous whiskey and the district where it is made, Antrim, Ireland, stamped “issued 1938.” 36 pp., many illus, folklore recounted, coil bound wraps in glassine, g-vg. $12.00 Oliphant, James, A History of England, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London, 1912, 413 pp., many illus. And maps. Interesting for its compression of Celtic and Roman history into three pages, vg copy. $15.00 O’Luain, Cathal, For A Celtic Future, A Tribute to Alan Heusaff, pub. By The Celtic League, Confidential Report Publishing, Dublin, Ireland, 1983, 332 pp. The “League” had the stated purpose of reinstating the “political, cultural, social and economic freedom” of “the six Celtic nations (i.e. Scotland, Ireland, the Isle of Man, Wales, Cornwall and Brittany).” g-vg in wraps. $15.00 O’Riordain, Sean, Antiquities of the Irish Countryside, Methuen, London, 1965, 108 pp., g in wraps. Covers bent from use. A standard work for beginning archaeologists. $12.00 Piggott, Stuart, The Druids, 130 illus., 16 in colour, Thames & Hudson, New York, 1991, 214 pp., vg in wraps. $15.00 Prebble, John, The Lion In The North, A Personal View of Scotland’s History, Secker & Warburg, London, 197l, large 8vo., 344 pp., vg in dust jacket. $25.00 Ramsay, Dean, Reminiscences Of Scottish Life And Character, T.N. Foulis, London & Edinburgh, 1920, 268 pp., g-vg. 16 tipped in coloured plates by Henry W. Kerk, R.S.A., R.S.W. Bookplate. $25.00 Reid, W. Stanford, The Scottish Tradition In Canada, M&S, Toronto, 1979, 324 pp in wraps, gvg. $10.00 Roberts, Timothy R., The Celts In Myth and Legend, Metro Books, New York, 1995, 112 pp., coffe table format, vg in dust jacket. $12.00 Russell, James Anderson, The Book of Galloway, History and Lore, Names and Places, Abbeys and Antiques, Greater and Lesser Worthies, Blacklock Farries and Sons Ltd., Dumfries, Scotland, 1966, 274 pp., illus., vg in dust jacket. $20.00 Scarlett, James D., The Tartan Spotter’s Guide, Van Nostrand, New York, 1973, 84 pp., illus., a
small volume vg in wraps. $4.00 Scherman, Katharine, The Flowering of Ireland, Saints, Scholars & Kings, Little Brown And Co., Boston, Toronto, 1981, first edition, cigarette burn on spine, dusk jacket tattered, interior red-pencilling ow g. Treats mythic and legendary Ireland. $10.00 Scarlett, James D., Tartans of Scotland, Lluttersworth Press, Cambridge, 1987. 39 pp., coloured illus., vg in wraps. $3.00 Scott, Allan and Michael Scott Rohan, Fantastic Peoples, Magical Races of Myth and Legend, Galahad Books, New York, 1980, 184 pp, coffee table size, dust jacket is torn and incomplete, ow g-vg. $15.00 Shaw, George Russell, Knots Useful & Ornamental, Bonanza, New York, MCMLX, a reprint of a book first issued in 1933. 194 pp. Brief discussion of knots used in heraldry. $15.00 Steinbeck, John, The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights, Avenel Books, New York, 1982, 363 pp., vg in dw. $15.00 Stevenson, Robert Louis, Kidnapped, M&S, Toronto, no date, 288 pp., infolded map of part of Scotland, g-vg. $8.00 ___, Memories, T.N. Foulis, London & Edinburgh, October 1912, no pagination, 25 tipped in illustrations of this writer, g-vg in wraps, chipped at top & bottom spine. $25.00 ___, Pentland Essays. Also The Hills Of Home by L. Maclean Watt, twelve tipped-in coloured illustrations by Robert Hope, A.R.S.A., T.N. Foulis, London & Edinburgh, 1914, 245 pp. Page edges starting to brown, minor interior spotting ow g-vg. $35.00 ___, second copy with slight wear at spine, spotted covers, g-vg $25.00 ___. The Master Of Ballantrae, Cassell, London, 1909, bound in red leather, pages browning ow g-vg. $6.00 Truscott, James, Private Gardens of Scotland, Harmony Books, New York, 1988, 160 pp., many coloured illus., cofffee table format, vg in dust jacket. Was $60.00 Canadian. $20.00 Have access to a large number of rare and commonplace T.N. Foulis titles. Will quote as requested.
(ANNUAL). The Boy’s Own, bound collection of Boy’s Own Paper, London, huge tome with embossed coloured cloth cover of charginging horse-soldier, 1915-16. Weighted with war propoganda. Best possible condition. Each volume 600 to 800 pages. $65.00 ___, same, but cover of Mexican horseman, also vg. 1916-17. $65.00 ___, same, 1918-19. Allied aircraft dive bombing the Boche. Vg. $65.00 ___, same, but cover of Navajo horseman, 1919-20, also vg. $65.00 ___, The Child’s Own Magazine, seventy-ninth annual volume, Ludgate Hill, London, 1912, 148 pp., many illus., nice frontis chromolithograph of flag-waving little girl. Chromo covers. Spine cover gone, paper browned ow g-vg. $20.00 ___, same but 1904, 148 pp, less browning of pages but front cover near separation, spine cover
absent. $15.00 ___. The Prize for Girls and Boys, Montreal News Company, Montreal, 1906, 161 pp, chromo cover and frontis, good but shaken. $20.00 (ANON), Big Animal Picture Book, Dean & Co., London, Printed in Holland. 12X16” child’s picture book, notable for twelve full-page chromolithographic prints of children and farm animals. A near perfect specimen until I dropped it. Now bumped at upper spine and pages liberated, ow still g-vg. Nice chromo cover showing horse and cock. $50.00 ___, Mother Goose Rhymes, Graham & Matlack, New York, , no date, browned somewhat spotted interior. Front cover litho of little girl, fox, cat, goose, g-vg. $10.00 ___, Three Little Pigs, A Volume for Boys and Girls, with profuse illustrations, Saafield, Akron, Ohio, no date but ca. 1926 from penned inmsciption on title, no pagination, browned paper, imperfect shaken reading copy with nice illus.. $3.00 ___, Big Book of Fairy Tales, Illustrated by Gustave Dore and Other Artists, M.A. Donohue & Co., Chicago, no date, 270 pp., covers show minor fading and wear ow g-vg. $12.00 ___, The All About Story Book, illustrated by John B. Gruelle (Raggety Anne), Thelma Gooch and other Famous Artists, Cupples & Leon Cp., New York, 1929, 65 pp., a little shaken and child-worn but very nice (although sometimes pencil defaced) illus. in colour, large 8vo. $5.00 Brandeis, Madeline, The Little Swiss Wood Carver, Grossett & Dunlap, New York, 1929, 160 pp., illus with photos., vg in tattered dust jacket. $15.00 Higgins, Alice, Babies, Pictures by Maud Tousey Fangel, no publisher, no place, 1933, 10x13”, vg in wraps Covers have light soil ow g-vg. 20 full-coloured pictures from the brush of this famed postcard and book artist. $35.00 Knight, Eric, Lassie Come Home, illus. Cyrus LeRoy Baldridge, John C. Winston, Philadelphia & Toronto, 1940, 239 pp., g-vg in tattered dust jacket. $10.00 Macdonald, George, The Princess and the Goblin, illus. Jane Paton, Blackie, London and Glasgow, 1960., 237 pp. Ex libris, g. $3.00 Quiller-Couch, A.T., The Sleeping Beauty and other fairy tales, from the Old French, retold by, illustrated by Edmund Dulac, Hodder and Stoughton, New York & London, no date, first quarter of the century, printed by T. and A. Constable, large volume, embossed gilded covers, two small light water rings ow g-vg. A beautriful book with numerous fully-coloured tipped in illustrations. $150.00. Sewell, Anna, Black Beauty An Autobiography of a Horse, illus., McLoughlin Brothers, New York, frontis chromo, 144 pp. Embossed cover on green cloth. A little worn but g. $10.00 Spyri, J., Heidi, abridged by Jasmine Atterbury, illus. Marianne Clouzot, Golden Pleasure Books, London, 1964, 59 pp, g-vg in hard wraps. $5.00 Steedman. Amy, The Story of David, Thomas Nelson and Sons lTd., London etc., no date, but another turn-of-century book, this one vg. Illus., some colour, no pagination. $12.00 Stowe, Harriet Beecher, Uncle Tom’s Cabin Young Folk’s Edition, M.A. Donohue & Co., Chicago, no date, chromo cover, shaken with back cover and last page detatched. Therefore: $3.00 __another but adapted by Grace Duffie Boylan, illus. Ike Morgan, Hurst, New York, 1901, 166 pp. Much better condition, g-vg in illus. Dust jacket. Page edges a little browned. $12.00
Tonge, L.I. And E.M., True Stories for the Little Ones, The Religious Tract Society, London, 88 pp, chrom frontis, many illus., nno dtte, but Victorian, vg in hard wraps, covers illus. With lighthouse in storm. $35.00 Wirt, Mildred, The Crimson Cruiser, illus., Cupples & Leon, New York, 1937. Touted as “Trailer Stories For Girls.” $5.00
BACK COOK BOOKS
Booklet, New Jello Recipes, little oblong booklet with nice coloured illus., 17 pp., g - vg. $3.00 Lathrop-Smit, Hermine, Natural Dyes, Lormier, Toronto, 1978, 72 pp., illus., vg in dwraps. $10.00 (Magic Baking Powder) Presto! The Magic Baking Powder Cook Book, Standard Brands, Montreal, 32 pp, g-vg in wraps. $3.00 (Metropolitan Life Insurance), The Metropolitan Cook Book, undated, 64 pp., covers showing contact with flour, etc., pp. browned. G in wraps. $3.00 (Nurses’s Alumnae) Tested Recipes Compiled by the Ladies of Campbellton and published by.... Of the Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Campbellton, N.B., June, 1928, 89 pp including ads. Additional recipes pencilled in on blank end pp., g in wraps. $8.00 (Ogilvie Flour) Ogilvie’s Book For A Cook, Montreal, 1912, 127 pp., illus., worn at spine ow g in wraps. $5.00 (Royal Baking Powder), Royal Baker and Pastry Cook, , 44 pp., g-vg in wraps. From the “canadian Factory, Montreal.” $5.00 (St. Lawrence Flour Mills) Regal Cook Book, Montreal, 1920s, illus., 31 pp., small format, front cover tear, breaking at spine ow g-vg. $3.00 (Swans Down Flour), Cake Secrets, 32 pp., from the year 1924, g-vg in wraps, pencilled notations on covers. $3.00 (Telephone Pioneers of America), Casper L. Yost Chapter, Pioneer Cook Book, 186 pp., coil bound, no date, recepies from all over the U.S.A., g. $8.00
(Anchor Manual of) Needlework, J & P Coats, 1990, 499 pp., vg in hard wraps. This book was first compiled in 1958 from the Coats & Clark instructional pamphlets and this reissue is the best reference of its kind. $40.00 Bishop, Robert, William Second and Judith Reiter Weissmann, Quilts, Coverlets, Rugs & Samplers, Knopf, New York, 1982476 pp., colour illus. on almost every page, tall thin format, vg in wraps. $20.00 (Booklet) Needle Crafts 143, Spindle Spinning, Search Press, Tunbridge Wells, England, no date, 31 pp., many illus., some in colour, vg in hard wraps. $3.00
(Butterick Pattern), No 8799, ca 1900. The patterns needed to create a Ladies' Five-Gored Apron with attached or separate bib. Includes caps and variations on the theme. Envelope browned ow vg $12.00 ___. Men's Or Boy's Nightshirt, chest 36, neck 15", three styles in package, ca 1930. $8.00 ___, Transfer Pattern, #133, "Design For stamping Pillow Cases (3)." Iron-on type printed in blue, probably mid-century or earlier. In envelope. $6.00 ___, Transfer Pattern, #134"Desin For Stamping Motifs And Bandings For cutwork," nine designs, all in original envelope. $6.00 ___, Hot Iron Transfer, #8333, one design cut away and used, ow vg in Priscilla envelope. $5.00 ___, two similar in mailer. Some used. $3.00 ___, Transfer Patterns, 15 from various publishers in A Priscilla Needlework envelope. $3.00 Burnham, Harold A. And Dorothy K., Keep Me Warm One Night, Early Handweaving in Eastern Canada, University of Toronto, 1972, 384 pp., coffee table format, massive volume, fully illustrated, carefully researched. Anne’s copy, carefully preserved in dust jacket. $60.00 (Catalogue) Needlecraft Embroidery and Fancywork Book of Materials, ca 1930. 31 pp, fully illus., vg. This company was located in Augusta, Maine. $8.00 ___, another of the same vintage, vg. $8.00 Christensen, Jo Ippolito, The Needlepoint Book, 303 stitches with patterns and projects, Prentice-Hall, New Jersey, 1976, 384 pp., vg in dw. $20.00 Collier, Ann, The Art of Lacemaking, Bracken, London, 1986, oversized, 96 pp., illus., vg in dw. $12.00 Cordet. Adeline, Classy Yokes, Crocheted Camisole, Gown & Corset Cover Yokes, Crocheted Caps, Book No. 7., 15 pp., illus, g in wraps. $8.00 (Corticelli, Made In Canada), Hand-Knit Woolies For Tiny Tots, 39 pp., illus., vg in wraps, ca 1939. $10.00 Costello, Carol, Ashes of Roses, Fancy Work & Fantasies, complicated cross-stitch patterns, pub. Culver City, CA, 1980, 38 pp., illus., vg in wraps. Less than original price. $8.00 Crampton, Charles, Canework, Dryad, Leicester, 1952, 135 pp., illus., vg. $20.00 ___, The Junior Basketmaker, Dryad, Leicester, 1935, 35 pp., illus., vg in wraps. $6.00 Dillmont, T.H. de, The Embroiderer's Alphabet, Letters, Figures, Monograms and Ornaments, no pagination, oblong shape, in hard wraps, an 1890's book "for embroideries on counted threads." All from the DMC Thread Library of that time. two colour printing. Tracing pages for some of the designs. 92 plates. Broken working copy. $25.00 (DMC Library) Cross Sitch New Designs 5th Series, Mulhouse, France, no dtae but 1910 -1920 16 coloured plates in 8x12” oblong format, tear in front cover ow vg in wraps. Catalogue of other pamphlet at back. $8.00 Farnes, Emma, The Antique Design or Spider In many Variations Showing Yokes, Corners, Edges & Insertions, 15 pp booklet, illus, g-vg, no date, 1910-30. $6.00
Finley, Ruth E., Old Patchwork Quilts and the Women Who Made Them, frontis in colour, 96 illus., and 100 diagrams (and hence, a how-to) J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia & London, 1929, pages are commencing to brown, decorated covers, vg copy. $40.00 Hanley, Hope, Needlepoint In America, Weathervane, New York, 1989, 160 pp., illus., vg in dw. $20.00 ___. Needlepoint, Scribner's, New York, 1964, 153 projects, no pagination, illus., vg in dw. $12.00 Holstein, Johnathan, The Pieced Quilt, an American Design Tradition, Galahad, New York, 1973, 187 pp, coffee table format, vg in wraps. $20.00 Horth, A.C., Beaten Metal Work, Pitman, London, nd, 98 pp., illus., art deco period, vg in dw. $10.00 (Illustrated Milliner Company Limited), The Art and Craft of Ribbon Work, Wertheimer Bros., New York, no date but ca. 1920, 64 pp., large format, double wraps, g-vg. flowers made from ribbons, cockades, bows, hat decorations. The complete how-to book. $45.00 Jarnow, Jill, The Complete Book of Pillow Stitchery, S&S, New York, 1979, 213 pp. of ideas, illus., vg in dw. $10.00 Jenkins, Elsie and Laurie Bruce, Something Old and Something New in Crochet, pub. by the authors 1916, no pagination, g in wraps. $8.00 Johansson, Lillemor, Damask and Opphamta with Weaving Sword or Drawloom, trans. Susan Jones, LTs forlag, Stockholm, 167 pp of Swedish weaving. Illus., vg in hard wraps. $20.00 McCall Kumagraph Transfer 1944, Needlepoint Design for Bench, 1930's, unused in envelope with instructions and colour directions. $8.00 Marshall, Beverley, Smocks and Smocking, Alphabooks, Dorset, England, 1980, 104 pp in wraps. The best handling of the connection between ancient and modern practise. $20.00 Moshimer, Joan, The Complete Rug Hooker, New York Graphic Society, Boston, 1975, 167 pp., well illus., vg in wraps. $12.00 (New Lux), Knitting Book1951 edition, 76 designs for the whole family, 112 pp., illus., vg. $10.00 ___, same, 1952 edition, 96 pp., illus., vg. Paper browning in all these. $10.00 Nicoletti, Sally, Weaving Designs for Needlepoint, Morrow, New York, 1978, 182 pp, numerous illus., large format, vg in dw. $15.00 Ogden, Sharon Cerny, Irish Chain Quilts, Dover, NY, 1992, vg in wraps $4.00 (Puritan Fabric), How To Make A Slip Cover (for a chair), 8 pp., illus., g-vg. $3.00 Rae, Janet, The Quilts of the British Isles, E.P. Dutton, New York, 1987, 127 pp, many illus. In colour, vg copy, large format. $20.00 Reed, J. Ronald, Craftsmanship Revival In Interior Design, Stoddart, Toronto, 1989, 143 pp., fully illus. in colour. New $20.95. Large format. $12.00 Redding, Inez and Ethelyn Morris, French Eyelet and Shadow Embroidery, Pricilla, Boston, 1906, 47 pp, fully illus., g-vg in wraps. $12.00
Siegler, Susan, Needlework Patterns from The Metropolitan Musem of Art, New York Graphics Society, Boston, 1976. Another coffee table sized publication, vg in dw. $12.00 (Stitchcraft) Chart #14, The Bouquets (Two Roses), Cross-stitch pattern in original mailer, dated 1949. Tattersall, C.C., Notes on Carpet Knotting and Weaving, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1961, 42 pp. & plates, plates water-stained, therefore $3.00 Thompson, Gladys, Patterns For Guernseys, Jerseys & Arans, Fishermen's Sweaters from the British Isles, Dover, New York, 1971, vg in wraps. $10.00 (Ulmann, Bernhard), Waffle-Weave, With Bucilla Crochet & Knitting Cotton, New York, 1934, 19 pp., illus. Covers detatched but present ow g. $3.00 (Wartime Prices and Trade Board), Remake Wrinkles, A Guide for Maintaining the Family Wardrobe in Wartime, 32 pp, in wraps, vg. $3.00 (Weavemaster Table Looms), Weavemaster Pattern Draft and Weaving Recipe Book, pub. In Britain, 1952, 111 pp., illus, thread bound but in wraps, spine chipping, g-vg. $8.00 (Women's Institute), Library of Dressmaking, Textiles, Laces, Embroideries and Findings, Shopping Hints, Mending, Household Sewing, Trade & Sewing Terms, Scranton, PA., 1923, 267 pp, illus., vg. $12.00 (Young Ladies' Journal), Complete Guide To The Work-Table, Berlin Work, Crochet, DrawnThread Work, Embroidery, Knitting, Knotting, Lace, Netting, Poonah Painting & Tatting with Numerous Illustrations and Coloured Designs, Harrison, London, 1885, 136 pp, Numerous defects but a good complete working copy. $30.00
Needlecraft, March 1928, cover by William Gotz, g-vg. Contents decribed by e-mail on request. $8.00 ___, November 1929, coloured cover : "The Sampler in America 1820," g-vg copy. Contains article on "caning seats" and this is noted in ink at the masthead. $8.00 ___, July 1930, cover by John Edwin Jackson, vg. $8.00 ___, same, November 1930, cover featuring "Mexican Draw Work," vg. $8.00 ___, August, 1931, cover by John Edwin Jackson, vg. $8.00 ___, January 1932, cover by Daniel SAweeney, vg. $8.00 ___, May 1934, cover by Reginald P. Ward, vg. $8.00 ___, August 1934, cover by John Edwin Jackson, vg. $8.00 ___, May 1935, cover by Ralph Coleman, vg. $8.00 ___. July 1935, actual needlework project on cover, vg. $8.00 ___, April 1938. Photographic cover featuring tulips, vg. $5.00
___, August 1938, cover by May Sherwood Jones, vg. $8.00 ___. Modern Priscilla, April 1925, all great painted covers, g. $5.00 ___, Novbember 1926, cover illus by Bradshaw Crandel, vg copy. $8.00 ___. same, August 1929, cover by Ocenasek, g- vg. Notes at masthead. $8.00 ___, January 1930, vg. $8.00 ___, Homecraft & Embroidery, Number 2, little chewed lower right. $5.00 ___, McCall Needlework, Autumn 1931, no back cover, front cover present but detatched. $3,00 ___, Winter 1939-1940, back cover missing, front detatched. $3.00 ___, House Beautiful, October 1924. Covers detached, $3.00 per issue then! $8.00 ___, September 1934. Covers off but great contents. $3.00 new. $8.00 ___, Needlecraft Practical Journal, Needlecraft Limited, Manchester, 14 pp., illus., soft and folded ow g-vg. $3.00
(A Desk Book), The Etiquette of Letter Writing and Social Correspondence in General, Eaton, Crane & Pike, New York, 1927, 155 pp, hardbound, very small format, vg copy. The pusblishers hawked letter-writing supplies. $5.00 Alvin, K.L.. And K.A. Kershaw, The Observer’s Book of Lichens, Frederick Warne, London, New York, 1966, small pocket guide, 126 pp., illus., vg in dw. My copy from days with Maritime Biological Laboratories. A British book, but no matter, since many of the species are had in common with Eastern Canada. $10.00 Bonomo, Joe, A Healthy Start In Life For Your Baby, 90 Photos of Healthy, Husky, Happy Babes, pub. By the author (a physical culturalist), New York, 1937, 31 pp., magazine format. Full of Shirley Temple look-alikes, g-vg. $6.00 (Booklet). Greater Portland, 1957, 32 pp., illus., vg copy. $3.00 ___, This Is Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 1957, 68 pp.., Illus., vg. $3.00 (Brochure), Ellsworth, Maine, illus., with map, no date but 1957, vg. $3.00 Buhler, Michael, Tin Toys 1945-1975, 108 coloured plates, vg in wraps. At published price. $6.00 Burke, Ken, editor, Basic Plumbing Techniques, Groilers, New York, 1987, 96 pp., nearly new in hard wraps. $3.00 Corson, Walter E., Publishers’ Trademarks Identified, Deltiologists of America, Ridley Park, PA, 1979, 43 pp, g-vg, wraps, illus. $3.00 Frye, Roland Mushat, Shakespeare’s Life and Times, A Pictorial Record, Princeton, New Jersey. 1967, no pagination, a large format, vg in dust jacket. $10.00
Garner, Phillipe, The World of Edwardiana, Hamlyn, London, 1974, 125 pp., coffee table volume, many illus., vg in dw. $10.00 Gilbert, George, Collecting Photographica, The Images and Equipment of the First Hundred Years of Photography, Hawthorn Books, New York, 1976, 302 pp., coffee table format, vg in dust jacket. One of the best references available. $25.00 Godden, Geoffrey A. An Illustrated Encyclopedia of British Pottery And Porcelain, Bonanza Books, New York, 1985, in two volumes. The second volume is entitled Encyclopedia of British Pottery and Porcelain Marks, both vg in dw. The best books on this subject. Our personalreferences while in the antique trade. Very good copies. $60.00 Grout, A.J., Mosses With A Hand-Lens, second edition including the Hepatics, illus., Published by the Author, New York, 1905, 208 pp., ex libris. The best of its kind. Represents my days as a collector of biological specimens. $45.00 Grunfeld, Frederic V., Games of the World, how to make them, how to play them, how they came to be. Swiss Committee for UNICEF, Zurich, 1982, 280 pp., illus. In colour. Large square format, vg in wraps. $20.00 Harrison, Harry, Mechanismo, Reed Books, Danbury, NH, 1978, 118 pp. G-vg in square wraps, oversized volume, fully illus., Science Fiction. $6.00 Hawkes, Clarence, Shaggycoat, The Biography of A Beaver, illus. Charles Copeland, Musson, Toronto, 1906, tipped in illus, cover of the animal, g-vg. $6.00 Hamilton, Lord Frederic, My Yesterdays, Vanished Pomps, Hodder and Stoughton, London, travel book from ca 1866 - 1914., particular emphasis on journeys in Russia, missing ffep ow gvg. $5.00 Lenhoff, Sylvia G., and Howard M. Lenhoff, translators and editors, Hydra and the Birth of Experimental Biology - 1744, Abraham Trembley’s Memoires concerning the Polyps, two books reprinted and bound into one huge illustrated volume, Boxwood Press. Pacific Grove, CA, 1986, 188 pp., many infolded maps. Well done! Obviously a strange labour of love. $20.00 (Metropolitan Life) The Baby, 32 pp. Of advice, illus., g-vg in wraps. $3.00 Morton, H.V., In Search of England, Methuen, London, 1930, 286 pp., illus., vg in dw. $6.00 Newcombe, Jack, Travels In The Americas, Weidenfeld & Nicholson, New York, 1989, large 8vo, 434 pp., vg in dust jacket. Anthology of travel in US and Canada from earliest colonial days to present. $10.00 Ormsbee, Thomas H., Field Guide to American Victorian Furniture, illus. Ernst Halberstadt, Bonanza Books, New York, MCMII, 428 pp. The best book treating late Victorian furniture. $20.00 (Rackham, Arthur, illustrator), The Complete Angler by Izaak Walton, Bloomsbury Books, Lonson, 1981988, 239 pp., as new. $15.00 Smith, Hervey Garrett, The Arts Of The Sailor, Knotting, Splicing and Ropework with 101 illustrations, 233 pp., as new in wraps. $10.00 (Time Table), Colonial Lines, New York Via Providence, The “Modern Propeller Steamers “Concord” and “Lexington.” Illus. Wi. Floor plans of the two ships, ca 1920, Passage was $3.00, g-vg. $3.00 (Vellejo, Boris) The Fantastic Art of...Ballantyne, New York, 1978, hardbound in dust jacket.
Some signs of past interior dampness, but no damage. Therefore: $5.00 Washburn, Robert Collyer, Gallery On The Green, The Story of A Successful Gift Shop,” Ivers Washburn, New York, 1957, vg in dust jacket, signed by author. Library sticker inside front cover. $20.00
BACK SHEET MUSIC
(Bound Collection) Victorian Music as follows: Goodhan, Henry W., Wedding Bells (Victoria and Albert), 9 pp.: Brinley Richards, God Save The Queen, Chappell, London, no date, 9 pp.; Francis Brown, The Minnehaha Polka, 7 pp.; Bilse, The Celebrated Storm-Galiopade For The Piano... Russell & Tolman, Boston, 7 pp.; Nava, Franz, The Danish National Hymn and Song For the Pianoforte, , 6 ppp., Prince, Henry, Delhi Grand Galop Miliyaire, Comped in Honour of the Recent Glorious Victory, 7 pp., vg; Talexy, Adriem. Grand Mazurke for Piano, Reed & Co., Boston, 7 pp.; Richards, Brinley, Eily Mavourneen, The Popular Ballad...Chappell, London, 6 pp.; Richards, Annie Laurie, 7 pp.: D’Albert. Chas. Il Corsaroo Quadrille, Chappell, London, 13 pp..; Purves, W. The Violet Rose, Two Polkas, Ditson, Boston, 5 pp, (2 copies bound in); Fitzgerald, Otho, Spirit of the Ball Gallop. Ditson, Boston, 5 pp.; Prince, Henry, The Queen’s Canadian Quadrille, Ditson, Boston, 7 pp. The imprtance of this work lies in two hand coloured lithographs: The first is of Victoria and Albert, the cover for “Wedding Bells.” Close cropped, a liitle chipped, but colours ptreserved because they were enclosed. An excellent (and rare) British Royalty collectible. Not identified but the printer is Hanhart, and notice the crest on the wall: “Dieu et Mon Droit,” which is not used beyond England. A beautiful print. Further on, a similar print for Danish Royalty. Front cover broken from spine, close cropped ow g-vg. $200.00 Brockman, Kendis & and Howard Johnson, Feather Your Nest, 1920, 5 pp, illus. Cover, vg. $5.00 Brown, Lew and Ray Henderson, Georgette, Shapiro, New York, 1922, illus. cover, vg. $6.00 Burnett, Earl and Chas. Koehler, Leave Me With A Smile, Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, New York, 1921, 5 pp., vg, flapper girl cover. $6.00 Clarke, H. Pitman, Swanee River Moon, Feist, Toronto, 1921, vg in illus. wraps. $6.00 Curran, Pearl G., Rain Song, Schrimer, New York, 1920, 7 pp., illus cover, vg. $5.00 Elliott, Carleton, Three Carols for Women’s Ensemble, arranged for S.S.A., Harris Music, London, 1953 7 pp. From the pen of a former Mount Allison University music prof. $8.00 Fenwick, Frank B., Canadian Jack, or The Honor of the Empire, A Patriotic Song, AngloCanadian Music, Toronto, 1900, browned, chipped, folded, broken. Was 60 cents. Reading copy. $5.00 Gilbert, L. Wolfe & Abel Baer, I Miss My Swiss Miss, Feist, New York, 1925,, vg, nice cover illus. $8.00 Green, Bert, Radio March. Consrad, New York, 1924, illus. Cover with radio theme, Prize winner in Radio News Broadcast Contest, 5 pp., vg in wraps. $8.00 Grenville, Arthur, National Songs of the Allies, Williams, London, 22 pp., World War I vintage, cover decorated with crowns and red, white and blue banner, vg. $8.00
Ireland, Margaret Ann, Pioneer Lullaby, Thomoson, Toronto, 1939, 3 pp., tears, some tape, but complete. The composer/lyricist , born in Winnipeg, composed this at the age of ten. $8.00 Johnson, Howard Johnson and Charles Tobias, Al Sherman, That’s My Hap-Hap-Happiness, Irving Berlin, 1926, vg in illus. Wraps. Jolson, Al and Irving Caesar, Swanee River Trail, Irving Berlin, New York, 1927, 5 pp, vg with cover illus of Jolson. Marked “Complimentary,” vg. $8.00 MacPhail. Lindsay & Jack Nelsom, Radio Jazzz, Fox Trot. Consort, New York, 1924, winner of the Radio News Magazine Broadcast Contest, with appropriate cover illus., 5 pp., vg condition. $8.00 Mills, A.J. And Maurice Scott. Swing Me Iin The Moonlight, as featured by Captain Plunkett’s “Maple Leafs,” Feist, Toronto, 1922. These Canadians are still known for their tune, Oh! Its’ A Lovely War.” vg, illus. Cover. $8.00 Mills, Wilfred (author of “My Ain Folk”) and Laura G. Lemon, Canada Ever!, Boosey & Co, NY, Tor., London (Eng), 8 pp, 1907, browned & chipped, broken, ow g. A reading copy. $8.00 Riley, Edward and Ray W. Lockard, Listen In, Radio News Magazine Broadcast Contest, Consard, New York, 1924. Cover illus of rapt flapper in front of horn-style radio, vg. $8.00 Rose, Billy and Ballard MacDonald, Oh My Operation, Remick, New York, 1927, delicate at spine ow g-vg, illus. cover. $5.00 Ryan, Ben and Violinsky, When Francis Dances With Me, Feist, Toronto, 1921, vg, illus cover. $8.00 Ruby, Herman and Bud Copoper, Sam H. Stept, My Sunday Girl, Irving Berlin, 1927, illus. Cover, g-vg. $6.00 Smallwood, W., The Royal Review, Musical March for Piuanoforte, Cassell, London, 1894. Illus. Of a future king on cover. Complete but a reading copy. $5.00 Smith, Harry B and Francis Wheeler, Ted Snyder, The Sheik of Araby, Waterson, Berlin and Snyder, New York, 1921, with appropriate cover showing the sheik, vg. $8.00 Stephens, H.P. & F. Pascal, The Oak and The Union Jack, Williams, London, 3 pp., patriotic hymn dating from World War I, folded ow g-vg. $8.00 Tapley, Brian C. The Currie Business University Two-Step, published by the “university” at Saint John, N.B., 1907. Illus. Cover shows Principal, President, Secretary and a Director, 18881907. Al;so illus., the Football Team for 197 and a seemingly unrelated drawing of “portia in the Merchant of Venice.” Reading copy, complete but folded and tattered. $5.00 Taylor, Glenhall, Dream of Love and You, Sam Fox, Cleveland, 1925, “with Ukeleler Arrangement,” very nice cover, 5 pp., folded once and stamped “Sample Copy.” $5.00 Turk, Roy, and J. Russel Robinson, I’ll Be In My Dixie Home Tomorrow, Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1922, 5 pp., vg., illus. covers. $6.00 Young, Joe, Sam Lewis & Geo. W. Meyer, Tuck Me To Sleep in My Old Tucky Home, Irving Berlin, New York, 1921, illus. Cover, vg copy. $6.00
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