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21 Choppin, Denise J.

Godfrey Nims: A History of Colonial New England
Markham, Ontario
Stewart Publishing and Printing
2002


Soft Cover
New





Plain paper spiral ring bound card covers, pre-publication copy (the original first edition is now out of print) genealogical and history book re Deerfield Massachusetts from 1650 to 1704 - 620 familes, fully indexed. Surnames included: Abbott Adams Alain Aldrich Allard Allee Allen Allison Alvord Ames Anderson Angell Aplin Applebee Archer Arey Arms Ashley Ashman Asselin Augustin Austin Avery Awde Axtelle Baas Baker Bakken Baldwin Ball Balog Banks Barbeau Barber Bardwell Barker Barlow Barnard Barnish Barr Barrett Barrow Bartlett Bates Baulne Bazinet Beal Beam Beard Beaton Beckler Bedard Begin Behr Belanger Belden Belding Bell Bellefeuille Bender Benevidez Benoit Benson Benton Birdsall Black Blackburn Blais Blodgett Blondin Blossom Bocock Boivin Bolles Bolton Boudreau Boutilier Brabant Bradley Braithwait Brammer Brasseur Brastow Brazauskas Brazeau Breed Bremner Brewer Briggs Brisebois Brisson Broadhead Bromley Brooks Brown Brunet Brunette Buckman Buffum Burcham Burdick Burech Burnap Burnham Burpee Burt Burzlaff Bushnell Buss Busskohl Butler Butterfield Cameron Camp Campanelli Campbell Carder Cardinal Carlan Carleton Carriere Carron Carruth Carter Cass Castonguay Castor Catlin Chabot Chagnon Chamberlain Chambers Chapin Chapman Charlebois Charron Chase Chatelois Cheever Chenier Chersky Chevrier Childs Choisser Cholette Choppin Christensen Clark Clasby Clesson Cleveland Clifford Clifton Cloutier Coakley Coal Cobb Colby Colcord Coleman Coles Collamore Collester Collette Collins Colton Combs Conkey Converse Cook Cooley Cooper Copeland Copp Corbin Cordon Corliss Cornish Corse Costopolous Courtney Cousins Couture Crawford Crevier Crosby Cross Crossett Crossfield Cummings Curley Curtiss Cushing Cutler Dalton Damon Dana Danca Daniels Darius Daum Davenport Davidson Davis Day De Carufel De Chantal Deguire DeHaan Delano Denlin Dennie Dennison Densmore Deradon Dermoedi Deschamps Deschenes Deschesnes Deveneau Devet Devoyeaux dit Laframboise DeWolf Dickenson Diffenbaugh Diguere Dodge Dodson Dole Donegan Dore Downing Doyle Drake Drouin Drown Drury Dube Dubeau Dubrul DuBuque DuFault Duffy Dunn Dunning Durkee Dutton Dwinnell Dykerr Dyste Earle Eastin Easton Eaton Eck Edwards Einspahr Ellis Emerson Emery Emes Emmet England Enneson Erickson Esty Evans Eveleth Farley Farnsworth Farrar Farwell Fauteux Faxton Fay Field Fields Fifield Finch Fish Fisher Fisk Flagg Flanders Flint Flood Flurie Foote Forbes Fortier Foster Fournier Fowler Franche Fraser Freeberg Freer French Frish Frizzell -Frost Furber Gage Gagnon Gaguin Gallagher Galloupe Garault Garcia Garland Gaudry Gaultier Gauthier Gautier Gavard Gavillon Gay Gehris Gemmill Gerard Gibbons Gibbs Gibson Gill Gilson Giraldo Gladish Gleason Glinka Golding Goodman Goodnow Goodrich Goodspeed Gorman Gougeon Gould Grace Grams Grant Grantz Gratton Gravis Gray Greenwood Greer Gregory Grennell Griffin Guerette Guerin Guertin Guldon Guild Guindon Gunn Gurney Gurnsey Habina Hale Hall Hallquist Hamelin Haney Hanna Hanson Hao Hardesty Hardy Harper Harris Hartman Harvey Harwood Hasford Hastings Hawkes Hawks Heaton Heink Henripin Henry Herendeen Herrick Hethrington Hewitt Higgins Hildreth Hillibert Hillman Hinds Hinsdale Hitchcock Hoit Holbrook Holloway Holmes Holton Honeyman Hoover Horton - Hosking - Hotte - Houghton - Houlier - House - Houser - Howden - Hoyt - Hubbard - Hudon - Hull - Humphrey - Hunter - Hurd - Hurtubise - Huston - Ignalls - Ilgen - Iredale - Jackson - Jameson - Jemmison - Jensen - Jepson - Jerome - Johnson - Joiner - Jolicoeur - Jolive - Jolliff - Jones - Jorgenson - Joslin - Joubarne - Jowett - Joy - Judd - Kearns - Kemp - Kendall - Kendrick - Kennard - Ketch - Keuster - Kilburn - King - Kingsbury - Kirkman - Kittredge - Knight - Knowlton - Kovick - Krieger - Krievins - Krostue - La Plante - Labonte - Lacroix - Ladouceur - Laferriere - Laframboise - Lalande - Lalonde - Lamark - Lamb - Lammy - Langevin - Langston - Lanthier - Larocque - Larocquebrune - Laroque - Laroquebrune - Larrabee - Larsen - Lascelles - Lattimer - Lauck - Lauer - Laurin - Lawrence - Le Guerriere - Le Lacheur - Leach - Leadley - Lebert - Leblanc - Leclerc - Lecuyer - Leduc - Lee - Lefebvre - Lefevre - Legault - Leger - Leinweber - Leland - Lemire - Lentini - Leroux - Lesure - Letourneau - Levy - Lewis - Lindsay - Linn - Lint - Littleton - Livermore - Locke - Long - Longly - Look - Lowrie - Lynch - Lyon - Macek - Macfarland - MacMillan - Macomber - Madden - Madere - Mainville - Major - Makin - Malet - Malette - Mallet - Mallette - Mann - Mantor - March - Marlott - Marsh - Marshall - Martin - Martindale - Marvin - Marwick - Masaitis - Mason - Massicotte - Massie - Masters - Mather - Matthews - Mattoon - Maxam - May - McAuliffe - McCargar - McClellan - McCloud - McCuddy - McCune - McDougall - McKee - McLennan - McLeod - McMahon - McNally - Mead - Mears - Mellish - Meloche - Menard - Menzel - Merriam - Merrill - Meyers - Middleton - Miles - Miller - Millet - Miners - Minnis - Miron - Miskimins - Mizel - Moga - Moloney - Monahan - Monette - Moody - Moore - Morisset - Morrison - Morrow - Morse - Moulton - Munch - Munick - Munn - Munroe - Murrant - Murray - Nadon - Nangle - Needham - Nesmith - Newcomb - Newell - Newhall - Newton - Nida - Nims - Nordin - Norton - Nourse - Nowicki - Nunn - Nunnally - Oberman - O'Brian - O'Connor - Oddo - Oiumet - O'Leary - Olson - Oman - Orne - Osburne - Osgood - Ouillet-Caille - Page - Palmer - Papineau - Paquette - Paradie - Pare - Parker - Parsons - Partridge - Patrice - Patterson - Payden - Peart - Pelletier - Pharand - Phillips - Philpott - Pierce - Pigott - Pilon - Pingree - Piper - Plaistridge - Plastridge - Plummer - Poirier - Pond - Pope - Portelance - Poulin - Pouliot - Powers - Pratt - Preble - Preston - Prevost - Price - Prince - Proulx - Prouty - Prudhomme - Prud'homme - Puffer - Pumphrey - Purcell - Quesnel - Quillon - Quin - Rabuck - Rainville - Raizenne - Ramier - Ramsdell - Randall - Ranger - Ranney - Ranson - Rapin - Rawson - Ray - Reade - Reed - Reeves - Regan - Regimbal - Reilly - Rein - Reyes - Rhodes - Rice - Richards - Richardson - Riedl - Rising - Risner - Ritter - Rivera Diaz - Robb - Robert - Roberts - Robillard - Rocbrune - Rogers - Rolfe - Rollins - Root - Rose - Ross - Rouleau - Roy - Royce - Rugg - Ruggles - Russell - Ryan - Rylander - Sabourin - Sage - Sanborn - Santos - Saucedo - Sauve - Savage - Sawtelle - Sawyer - Saxton - Sayers - Schaffner - Scharlotte - Schechterle - Scheuch - Schmidt - Schow - Schultz - Schwatken - Scott - Scripture - Seelinger - Seguin - Servant - Severance - Sewall - Seymour - Sham - Shaw - Shea - Sheerer - Sheldon - Sherman - Sherwin - Sherwood - Shute - Simonds - Simonson - Simpson - Sippel - Sitzberger - Skinner - Sklar - Smead - Smith - Sneirson - Snow - Sorenson - Sorgiacomo - Sosinski - Southeby - Southwick - Spaulding - Spencer - Sprague - Springborn - St. Amant - St. Denis - Staples - Starkey - Stauffacher - Stearns - Steel - Steele - Steely - Stevens - Stewart - Stocker - Stocking - Stokes - Stone - Stow - Strand - Stratford - Straz - Streeter - Striker - Sullivan - Sweaney - Sweeney - Swenson - Sylvester - Sylvestre - Tate - Taylor - Tefreault - Temens - Temple - Tenny - Tervort - Testerman - Thate - Thayer - Themens - Thivierge - Thomas - Thompson - Thomson - Thorpe - Tifft - Tolman - Tomic - Tosone - Toupin - Tourangeau - Towne - Towns - Townsend - Traine - Tramposh - Trask - Travis - Trotman - Truesdale - Trull - Tukey - Turner - Underwood - Vachon - Valade - Vallee - Van Nostrand - Villeneuve - Vinet - Voigt - Von Rosen - Wait - Walcott - Walker - Walls - Walraven - Ward - Wardwell - Ware - Warner - Warren - Washburne - Waterman - Watier - Watkins - Wayne - Weatherbee - Webb - Webster - Wedgewood - Weed - Weld - Wellman - Wells - Wetherby - Weymouth - Wheeler - Whitcomb - White - Whitmore - Whitney - Whitten - Wiggans - Wilcox - Wild - Wilde - Wilder - Wiles - Wilkinson - Willard - Williams - Williamson - Willis - Willson - Wilson - Winokur - Winslow - Winter - Wise - Witteveen - Woelich - Womack - Wood - Woodbury - Woodmansee - Woods - Woodward - Worthington - Wright - Wyant - York - Young - Zabloski - topics included: Descendent Tree of Godfrey Nims - Twelve Generations Preface Introduction Godfrey's Origins Privacy in New England The Concept of Nudity Crime and Punishment Methods of Travel Climate of New England Patterns of Speech - How Godfrey, Mary and Mehitable Spoke Pocumtuck or Early Deerfield King Philip's War Marriage Customs in Massachusetts The Covenanted Family Mary Miller, Godfrey's first Wife The Role of the Constable The Town Meeting Funerals and Death Clothing in New England Hygiene and Cleanliness Cordwaining Godfrey's Second Marriage and Mehitable Smead Onomastics - Naming Practices Mehitable's Family Origins Childbirth in the Colonies The "Weaker" Sex - The Gender Gap in New England Love and Harmony in the Puritan Marriage The Flesh and the Spirit - Attitudes Towards Sex in the Colonies Homes in Colonial New England Lighting the Home The Colonial Kitchen and Bedroom Serving Meals Colonial Foods Flax and Wood Spinning Learning and Literacy Devils and Witches Worship - Meetings and Lectures Time and Holidays Deerfield, 1700-1704 New France Prepares to Attack The Attack on Deerfield, February 29th 1704 The Aftermath of the Attack Godfrey's Final Days Godfrey's Legacy Deerfield Timeline The Battle of Bloody Brook Selected Bibliography Index Endnotes
096916

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22 City of Nelson Diamond Jubilee Committee

City of Nelson Diamond Jubiless 1897 - 1972 : 75 Years a Queen City Commemorative Souvenir Edition
Nelson, Canada
City of Nelson
1972

First Edition
Soft Cover
Very Good





Clean fresh copy with only a touch of edgewear. Contains information on the history of Nelson, old photographs and the Jubiless Week Program (which included Rich Little - featured inside). 40 pp.
094368

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23 Clark, Charles E.

Maine: A History
Lebanon, New Hampshire, U.S.A.
Univ Pr of New England
1990
0874515203 / 9780874515206

Soft Cover
Fine



Illustrated

Minor edgewear otherwise a lovely clean tight and bright copty - an introductory history outlining past evens and current concerns as well as capturing the essence of Maine as a place and a people. 199 pp/indexed/
H01175

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24 Clarke, Frances A.

Do What You Can : The Memoirs of Frances A. Clarke, CM
Saint John's, NF, Canada
Hazel Clarek
2004
0973329807 / 9780973329803
First Edition
Soft Cover
Good




Signed by Author
SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. A memoir of the life of Frances Clarke and her life in Newfoundland (and elsewhere) from 1910 through 2004. Ms. Clarke spent her childhood in Newfoundland and became the National President of the Women's Institutes in 1967 and received the Order of Canada in 1977 for her lifetime contributions to volunteer organizations. Some edgewear and creasing of covers and spine, some light rippling and rubbing of covers, interior fine.
091831

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25 Clarkson, Stephen

City Lib : Parties and Reform
Toronto
Hakkert
1972

First Edition
Soft Cover
Very Good





Written by a University of Toronto professor who was the Toronto mayoral candidate for 1969 representing the Liberal Party. An interesting political retrospective. Minor edgewear otherwise fine
083949

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26 Crowley, Terry

Clio's Craft : a Primer of Historical Methods
Mississauga, ON, Canada
Copp Clark Professional
1988
0773047468 / 9780773047464

Soft Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

Light edgewear and some highlighting of text otherwise a fine solid copy
077770

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27 Daniells, Roy

Alexander Mackenzie and the North West (Canadian lives)
U.S.A.
Oxford University Press
1971
0195401867 / 9780195401868

Soft Cover
Very Good

Ex-Library



Part of the Canadian Lives series. Minor edgewear and light rubbing of covers, a few ex library stamps otherwise a very good solid copy
096426

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28 David Macfarlane

Lady Crack
Toronto
Globe and Mail ( Edwin o'Dacre )
1989


Soft Cover
Fine





Fine condition, clean bright and bright - this is an article found within a 1989 Toronto periodical and this listing includes the entire magazine, not just the article in the title.
067273

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29 David Macfarlane

Quite Contrary
Toronto
Globe and Mail ( Edwin o'Dacre )
1989


Soft Cover
Fine





Fine condition, clean bright and bright - this is an article found within a 1989 Toronto periodical and this listing includes the entire magazine, not just the article in the title.
067269

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30 David Macfarlane

Store of Dreams
Toronto
Globe and Mail ( Edwin o'Dacre )
1989


Soft Cover
Fine





Fine condition, clean bright and bright - this is an article found within a 1989 Toronto periodical and this listing includes the entire magazine, not just the article in the title.
067265

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31 Davies, John

Wine and Wheat
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Douglas & McIntyre Ltd
1984
0888331339 / 9780888331335

Soft Cover
Very Good





Light edgewear and spine crease otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy
078777

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32 Davis, Mike

Magical Urbanism: Latinos Reinvent the US Big City
UK
Verso
2000
1859847714 / 9781859847718
First Edition
Hard Cover
As New
As New




Hardcover 1st edition - APPEARS NEW AND UNREAD. From the publsiher:"...investigation into the Latinization of America incorporates the extraordinary findings of the 2000 Census as well as new chapters on the militarization of the Border and violence against immigrants."
095137

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33 Earle, W. H. Et al

Notre Dame Bay Memorial Hospital Twillingate Newfoundland - 50 Years in the Life of Our Hospital 1924 - 1974
Newfoundland
Triple Island Chapter
1974

First Edition
Soft Cover
Very Good





Softcover, presumed first - 156 pages, profusely illustrated with photographs. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean solid copy
094141

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34 Eedy, J ( John ) W ( The Journal Rambler )

Rambles in the Southland - Letters written to the St. Marys Journal Argus
Ontario, Canada
Journal Rambler St Marys Journal Argus
1929

First Edition
Soft Cover
Very Good





Original wraps, 72 pp - a piece both American and Canadian history,not to mention a style of journalism that has long since vanished - a look into the world of North American in the 1920s, virtually impossible to find. The book contains 20 "rambles" or letters with titles as follows: 1. The Journal Rambler visits the City of Pittsburgh and Makes Comparisons with Detriot, 2. Thanksgiving Day in Los Angeles - Municipal Affairs in that City - Sidelights on Aimee McPherson, 3. Christmas Week in Los Angeles - Visits to the Theatres and Comments on a Number of Plays, 4. The Enchantment of a California Sunset on a Dreamy Eve in the Memorable Christmas Week, 5. At the Tournament of Roses in Pasadena Under a Bright Shy on a Delightful New Year's Day, 6. Twas Canadian Night at the First Methodist Church in the City of Les Angeles - Some Home Town People, 7, In Old Arizona, the First big Outdoor Talkie as Presented at the Criterion Theatre in Los Angeles, 8. Pittsburgh, a City of Wonderful Weath Which Sits on the Edge of the World's Greatest Coal Bin, 9. Rambling Around the City of Indianapolis with Many Pleasing Incidents to Mark the Day, 10. A Canadian Evening at the Home of Dr. R. I. Colquhuon of Glendale and his Estimable Partner, 11, Journal Rambler's Visit to the Home of James Whitcomb Riley on Lockerbie Street, Indianapolis, 12. Aimee Semple McPherson, the Titian Haired Evangelist of Angeuls Temple in the Courtroom, 13. The Ramble Lolls under a Shady Tree and Paints Fancy Pictures of his Boyhood Days on the Farm, 14. City of St. Louis, One of the World's Great Cities But it Doesn't Look It - Lacks Individuality, 15. California Through the Rambler's Eyes - an Afternoon Drive Down the Ocean Shore With Eastern Friends, 16. A Delightful Day in Kansas City Getting a Mental Picture of its Present and Past, 17. One of the Rambler's Lonesome Days When in a Philosophic Mood he Re-visits His Old Haunts in Westlake Park, 18. Strolling Around Kansas City With a Drive Through its Entensive Parks and Residential District, 19. Old Monuments Reviews as the Rambler Comes in Touch With St. Marys Friends of Bygone Days, 20. A Pleasant Visit with an old Calgary Friend in Berkeley and a Few Days Stay in San Francisco. Minor edgewear and a small water mark on top page edges otherwise fine
089694

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35 Elmore Leonard

Killshot
Toronto
Globe and Mail ( Edwin o'Dacre )
1989


Soft Cover
Fine





Fine condition, clean bright and bright - this is an article found within a 1989 Toronto periodical and this listing includes the entire magazine, not just the article in the title.
067264

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36 Epp-Tiessen, Esther

Altona: The story of a prairie town
Altona, Manitoba
D.W. Friesen
1982
0889254176 / 9780889254176
First Edition
Hard Cover
Fine
Fine




Hardcover 1st edition, 2nd printing. Appears NEW AND UNREAD. Profusely illustrated local history
094824

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37 Epting, Chris

James Dean Died Here: The Locations of America's Pop Culture Landmarks
Santa Monica, California, U.S.A.
Santa Monica Pr Llc
2003
1891661310 / 9781891661310

Soft Cover
Very Good





What a book - if you're travelling around the USA, bring it with you! Minor edgewear, light creasing of spine and is somewhat skewed, otherwise a fine solid clean copy. From the publisher:"Packed with historical information, this travel guide explores the sites where pop culture history was made. With hundreds of photographs, this encyclopedic resource covers approximately 600 sites of the most famous and infamous pop culture events. The greatest landmarks from Americana, movies, music, tragedy, crime, television, and sports are included, such as where George Washington crossed the Delaware River; the diner in the film Diner; the site of the Planet of the Apes finale; the Hindenburg crash site; the Brady Bunch house; and the location of the 1980 Olympic "Miracle on Ice" hockey team victory. This offbeat travelogue provides the armchair traveler or road warrior tourist with all the information needed to visit America's pop culture sites of significance." There is also a great appendix listing the sites by State.
094315

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38 Ferguson, Ted

Sentimental Journey: An Oral History of Train Travel in Canada
Canada
Doubleday Canada
1985
0385232527 / 9780385232524
First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
Good


Illlustrated

Hardcover 1st edition - Some shelf and edgewear,gift inscription as well some age toning, otherwise a good clean solid copy. Dust jacket is rubbed,& chipped, but otherwise still a good solid copy. The railway has been many things to a lot of different people: a lifeline, a party, an adventure. Although you may still be able to travel on a few of the trains featured in Sentimental Journey (the Newfie Bullet, the Peg, the Prince George Eventually) many live on only in the memories of railwaymen and passengers, hooligans and honeymooners, young and old alike. Illustrated with many vintage and current photographs, Sentimental Journey brings to life, in nostalgic and entertaining oral history, the many faces of train travel in Canada. From the days when the dining cars were the ultimate in sophistication, advertised throughout North America and Europe, to memorable events of more recent times, such as the Mississauga derailment, Sentimental Journey is sure to delight anyone who has traveled, or has dreamed of traveling, on the famous trains of Canada.
NS15305

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39 Fetherling, Douglas ( Editor )

Broadview Book of Canadian Anecdotes
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
Broadview Pr
1988
0921149298 / 9780921149293
First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
Very Good




Hardcover 1st edition - minor shelfwear, light chipping of dust jacket and a bit of age toning otherwise truly a fine clean tight copy. Contains over 200 gems from all over Canada and from all periods of her history.
086650

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40 Filey, Mike

A Toronto Almanac
Canada
Canadian Cataloguing Pub
1983
0969150105 / 9780969150107

Soft Cover
Good to Fair



Illlustrated

Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some age toning, otherwise still a good reading copy
090233

Price: 14.49 USD
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