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G-15
Soldier at Quebec: 1759

Andrews, R.J.

1970; Ginn and Company; stapled booklet; 24 pp. Many illustrations - most in colour. Good and solid; some discolouration to front cover - the contents appear to be clean.
$8.00
G-15
History of the Counties of Arguenteuil, Quebec
Prescott, Ontario

Thomas, C.

1981; Mika Publishing; hard cover; 694 pp including indexes. Canadiana Reprint Series No. 71. Ex-library with the usual stamps and stickers Good and solid; boards are worn - the contents appear to be clean.
$30.00
G-15
Excursion - Gatineau


nd; NCC/The National Museum of Science and Technology; stapled booklet; 28 pp. Well illustrated. Good and solid; the contents appear to be clean.
$12.00
G-15
Webster
1826-2000
5th edition

Woods, James Parke and Dorothy Jean

2000; self published; coil bound; 165 pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photos and family trees. Good and solid; creasing to front cover and a few pages - the contents appear to be clean.
$16.00
G-12
Trouble on the Tracks
Grand Trunk Railway of New England Tragedies
accidents that occurred on Canada's National Railways' Montreal to Portland Line

Holt, Jeff

2007; Railfare DC Books; softcover, 196 pp including index. Well illustrated with b&w photos. The line ran from Monteal, south through the Eastern Townships and Vermont and through Maine to Portland. Minor wear to card covers. The contents appear to be clean.
$16.00
G-6
Rails to the Atlantic
Exploring The Railway Heritage of Quebec and the Atlantic Provinces

Brown, Ron

2015; Dundurn; softcover; 142 pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition, minor wear to front cover, contents appear to be clean.
$12.00
G-1
"The QUIO"
How Quyon Came to Be
The Story of Quyon and Onslow, An Ottawa Valley History

Robinson, James

2006; Pontiac Printshop Ltd.; Softcover, 84 pp including appendices. Illustrated with b&w photos, sketches and a map. Appendices are various ancestor lists. Signed by the author on the title page. The contents appear to be clean.
$14.00
F-5
Making and Breaking the Rules
Women in Quebec
1919-1939

Levesque, Andree

1994; McClelland & Stewart; soft cover; 170 pp including index. Translated by Yvonne M. Klein. Good condition, minor curl to card covers; contents appear to be clean.
$12.00
F-4
With Burgoyne from Quebec

Jackman, Sydney, ed.

1963; MacMillan of Canada; soft cover; 220 pp including index. "An account of the life at Quebec and of the famous battle at Saratoga." First published in 1789 as Volume One of Travels Through the Interior Parts Of North America by Thomas Anburey. Good condition, minor wear to card covers; contents appear to be clean.

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E-17
A Deep Sense of Wrong
The Treason, Trials, and Transportation to New South Wales of Lower Canadian Rebels After the 1838 Rebellion

Boissery, Beverley

1995; Dundurn Press; hard cover with dj; 367 pp including index. Good condition, contents appear to be clean.
$18.00
E-17
The Baptists in Upper and Lower Canada
before 1820
1670-1918

Ivison, Stuart and Fred Rosser

1956; University of Toronto Press; hard cover with dj; 193 pp. 1963 US reprint. Minor tears and a chip to dj, contents appear to be clean.

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E-17
A Village in Transition:
Compton, Quebec, 1880-1920

Bellavance, Marcel

1982; Parks Canada; soft cover; 84 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos, charts, maps and graphs. Minor wear and creasing to card covers, the contents have some pencil markings, previous owner's name on the ffep.
$16.00
E-17
Oatmeal and the Catechism
Scottish Gaelic Settlers in Quebec

Bennett, Margaret

1998; John Donald Publishers and McGill-Queen's University Press; hard cover with dj; 326 pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good, solid condition, pencil notations throughout.
$26.00
E-17
The Shamrock and the Shield
An Oral History of the Irish in Montreal

Burns, Patricia

1998; Vehicule Press; soft cover; 202 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition, minor wear to card covers, the contents appear to be clean.

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E-17
Crofters and Habitants
Settler Society, Economy, and Culture in a Quebec Township, 1848-1881

Little, J. I.

1991; McGill-Queen's University Press; hard cover with dj; 368 pp including index. Winslow Township, Quebec. Illustrated with photos, charts and graphs. Good condition, small tear to dj, the contents appear to be clean.
$26.00
E-17
Fishermen and Merchants in 19th Century Gaspe

Samson, Roch

1984; Environment Canada; soft cover; 124 pp. Illustrated with photos, charts and graphs. Good condition, minor wear to card covers, the contents appear to be clean.
$14.00
E-15
"Do What You Must":
Selected editorials from Le Devoir under Henri Bourassa,
1910-1932

Anctil, Pierre, editor

2016; Champlain Society; hard cover; 293+ pp including index; Champlain Society Volume LXXVII. Good condition, the contents appear to be clean.
$18.00
E-15
The Loyal Whig
William Smith of New York and Quebec

Upton, L.F.S.

1969; University of Toronto Press; hard cover; 250 pp including index. First edition. When Smith decided to remain loyal to the Crown, rather than support the American Revolution, he was appointed chief justice of Quebec. Good condition, minor wear, some fading to dj, contents appear to be clean.
$14.00
E-14
The Clergy and Economic Growth in Quebec
1896-1914

Ryan, William F.

1966; Les Presses de l'Universite Laval; hard cover; 348 pp including index. First edition; front end papers are a "Regional Map of South Eastern Quebec as of 1914". Good condition, the contents appear to be clean.
$22.00
E-14
Ireland and Quebec
Multidisciplinary Perspectives on History, Culture and Society

Kelleher, Margaret and Michael Kenneally, editors

2016; Four Courts Press; hard cover; 250 pp including index. Articles from a number of authors. "the essays in this collection stem from a collaborative project that brought together leading Irish and Quebec scholars from different disciplines to conduct a simultaneous examination of historical and contemporaray aspects of the two societies." Good condition, small tear to dj which has been taped - the contents appear to be clean.

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E-7
Ascot
1803-1948

Coates, Hazel Ashe, compiler

1949; Ascot Women's Institute; stapled soft cover; 85 single sided pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and 2 maps. Good condition, minor wear, sun fading and creases to card covers and the staples are rusted. Previous owner's name in ink on the front cover - otherwise the contents appear to be clean.

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E-4
Trap, Axe and Plough
The Settlement of the Pontiac

Babinska, Anna

2003; Babinska and Shutt; soft cover; 70 pp. Illustrated with b&w sketches. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. The book appears to be in good condition.

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D-11
Hoist Away
A story of growing up in the Gatineau during the 1950's

McSheffrey, Vincent

1996; softcover; 154 pp, including index. Signed by the author on the title page. Illustrated with black and white photos and sketches. The contents appear to be clean.
$14.00
D-11
Northwoods Doctor

Trent, Bill

1962; J. B. Lippincott Co.; hard cover; 320 pp. "This is the remarkable biography of Dr. Paul Leon Rivard whose practice covered hundreds of square miles in the barren forests of northern Quebec - a man known to his patients as Le Bon Dieu du Nord." First edition. Dust jacket is worn and tattered; some browning to page ends; the contents appear clean.

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D-1
Olden Days
A History of German Settlement in the Township of Mulgrave-Derry, Quebec
1850-1890

Biehler Burich, Alice

1990; Chelsey House Publications; soft cover; 180 pp. the Township of Mulgrave-Derry is in Ottawa County, Quebec. Contains lists of German settlers in the area including their spouses and children and some family descendant charts. Illustrated with b&w photos and a few maps. Pen marking on p. 169. Very minor curling to front card cover; otherwise, the book appears to be in good condition.
$22.00
C-16
Marler
Four Generations of a Quebec Family

Marler, Herbert Meredith

1987; Price-Patterson Ltd; soft cover; 203 pp including index. "The story begins with the arrival of a young British officer, Leonard Marler, at Quebec in August of 1808, and ends with the death in 1940, of the Honourable Sir Herbert Marler". Illustrated with b&w photos and a family tree. Large print inscription on the ffep. Bumps to card covers and creasing along the spine fold - the contents appear to be clean.
$12.00
C-12
Lennoxville
Volume 2

Patriquin, Graham and Committee

1981; Lennoxville-Ascot Historical and Museum Society; soft cover; 192 pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photos. Minor bumps to card covers - otherwise, the book appears to be in good condition.
$14.00
C-12
The History of the Webster Family

Webster, Lorne C.

1977; stapled booklet; 61 pp. Originally published in 1941, this is a 1977 reprint. The author's father, A. Dunlop Webster emigrated from Glasgow to Quebec in 1850. Illustrated with b&w photos and family charts. Minor bumps and sun fading to card covers, gift inscription on the first title page - otherwise, the book appears to be in good condition.
$16.00
C-9
The Extra Mile
The Journals of H.J.G. Geggie, M.D.

Norma and Stuart Geggie, editors; Norma Geggie, reviser

2007; Norma Geggie; soft cover; 162 pp. Dr. Harold Geggie practiced medicine for 55 years in the Gatineau Valley of western Quebec. His memoirs were complied into a book by his son and daughter-in-law and published in 1987. This copy is the 2007 revised edition. Illustrated with b&w photos. Minor wear to card covers, gift inscription on the title page - otherwise in good condition
$14.00
C-6
Along the Old Roads
Lore and Legend of Brome County

Shufelt, Henry and others

1965; Brome County Historical Society; soft cover; 104 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Large fold-out map of the county at rear. Also included is a 1967 signed letter from the author to Leslie Roberts at CJAD radio station in Montreal. Some stains to card covers; small tear upper spine; contents appear clean.

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C-4
Rural Life in Nineteenth-Century Quebec

Courville, Serge and Normand Seguin

1989; Canadian Historical Association; stapled booklet; 30 pp. Historical Booklet No. 47. Minor creasing to card covers; otherwise, the booklet appears to be in good condition.

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C-2
Beaconsfield
A Chronicle of the development of the City of Beaconsfield and the district of Beaurepaire

Baird, Robert L. and Gisele Hall

1989; Robert L. Baird; softcover; 132 pp including index. Well illustrated with maps and photographs. The card covers are creased and worn - contents appear clean.

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C-1
Three Churches
St. Paul's, Knowlton, Quebec

Williams, Helen E.

1941; St. Paul's Church; stapled booklet; 50 pp. The history of St. Paul's Church, in Knowlton Quebec and the three churches built on the site (1843, 1892 and 1941). Illustrated with b&w photos and drawings. Some wear to covers - contents appear clean.
$18.00
B-20
Count Frontenac and New France
under Louis XIV

Parkman, Francis

1877; Little, Brown, & Co, Boston; hardcover; 463 pp, including index. This book is part 5 of the series France and England in North America. First edition - 2 page map of Canada after the table of contents. Some ink stains to spine and upper ends of pages. Original publisher's advertising leaflet between front end papers has been removed; stain from removal of sticker to fep, small chip to rear fep; minor bumps to boards - otherwise in good solid condition - contents appear clean.
$35.00
B-20
Our Old Montreal

Gibbon, John Murray

1947; McClelland & Stewart; hardcover with dj; 266 pp including index. First edition. The dust jacket is tattered and torn, but intact. End papers are decorated with the words and music to the song "Our Old Montreal". The contents appear clean.
$14.00
B-20
Stepping Out
The Golden Age of Montreal Night Clubs

Marrelli, Nancy

2004; Vehicule Press; soft cover; 141 pp, including index. Illustrated with B&w photos and documents. There is a library stamp on the title page stating "Reading Copy, not for resale". Minor curling to card covers - otherwise, the book is in good condition.
$18.00
B-19
Lumbering on the Riviere du Lievre
A Saga of Maclaren's and Buckingham


1973; privately published; hardcover; 87 pp plus appendices. Fold-out Maclaren family tree at rear. Minor wear to boards - otherwise the book is in very good condition.

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B-19
Peasant, Lord, and Merchant
Rural Society in Three Quebec Parishes 1740-1840

Greer, Allan

1985; University of Toronto Press; soft cover; 304 pp, including index. 1987 reprint. This book looks at 3 parishes in the Lower Richelieu Valley - Sorel, St. Ours and St. Denis. Illustrated with maps, charts and graphs. Minor bumps to card covers - otherwise the book is in very good condition.

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B-18
The Family Tree
and some reminiscences of early days in Winslow and Whitton, Que.

MacDonald, Rev. M.N., ed.


1973 reprint; Page-Sangster; small stapled booklet; 20 pp. Reminiscences of the area of Sutton and Whitton areas. In good condition.
$12.00
B-18
Une Fleur du Richelieu
1647 - 1800

Tessier, Abbé Albert


1945; Maison généralice des Soeurs des SS. NN. de Jésus et de Marie; stapled softcover; 48 pp. Text is in French. Many full page illustrations by Rolland Boulanger. Some chipping and wear to card covers. Contents are clean.
$8.00
B-12
The Old Churches of the Province of Quebec
1647 - 1800

Roy, P.G.


1925; Historic Monuments Commission of the Province of Quebec; softcover; 323 pp. Translated from French. Many full page b&w photos. Some chipping and wear to card covers. Otherwise in good condition.
$45.00
B-12
Les Vieilles Églises de la Province de Québec
1647 - 1800

Roy, P.G.


1925; La Commission des Monuments Historiques de la Province de Québec; softcover; 323 pp. Text is in French. Many full page b&w photos. Some chipping and wear to card covers. Otherwise in good condition.
$45.00
B-12
Vieux Manoirs Vieillles Maisons

Roy, P.G.


1927; La Commission des Monuments Historiques de la Province de Québec; softcover; 376 pp. Text is in French. Many full page b&w photos and some illustrations in colour. Some chipping and wear to card covers. Otherwise in good condition.
$45.00
B-12
Old Manors Old Houses

Roy, P.G.


1927; The Historic Monuments Commission of the Province of Quebec; softcover; 376 pp. Text is in English. Many full page b&w photos and some illustrations in colour. Some chipping and wear to card covers. Previous owner's name in ink on ffep. Otherwise in good condition.

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B-12
Les Monuments Commémoratifs de la Province de Québec

Roy, P.G.


1923; La Commission des Monuments Historiques de la Province de Québec; 2 volumes/deux tomes, unpaginated, approx 300 pp each. Text is in French. Many full page b&w photos. Some chipping and wear to card covers. Spine cover torn and loose on volume II. Otherwise in good condition.
$85.00
B-8
History of Royal Victoria Lodge No. 57 - A.F. and A.M.
1876-1951

Lowther, Wor. Bro. John S.


1951; hardcover; 120 pp. Includes two tipped-in photos (now loose) and a red seal. Illustrative end papers of a man in 1870s dress. Good condition.
$45.00
B-2
Logging on the Schyan

Price, Vernon

1988; General Store Publishing Company; softcover, 88 pp. "On September 22, 1938, Vernon Price took a boat from Deep River, Ontario across the Ottawa River to the Depot on the Quebec side where the Schyan River enters the Ottawa." He was taken on at Willie McCool's Camp and this book is a collection of his memories of that winter's logging. Illustrated with b&w photos and documents. The front cover is worn, but the binding is solid and the contents are clean.

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A-20
Historic Hudson
Part III

Peyton, Margaret A. and Roderick L. Hodgson


1992; Hudson Historical Society
softcover; 104 pp. This volume has four chapters: 1) History of the Ottawa River Navigation Company, 2) History of the Hudson Water Works System, 3) History of the Hudson Police Department, 1923-1991, and 4) History of the Hodgson Brothers Sawmill. Signed on the title page by Rod Hodgson. Illustrated with b&w photos. Some wear to card covers - otherwise in good condition.
$16.00
A-20
Wakefield and Its People - Tours of the Village

Geggie, Norma

1990, Chelsey House Publications; softcover; 95 pp. This book provides historical background to the settlement of Wakefield as well as information on some of the families who settled there; many photographs and maps; good condition overall; contents are clean.
$14.00
A-14
We Walked Very Warily
A history of Women at McGill

Gillett, Margaret

1981; Eden Press Women's Publications; hard cover with dj; 476 pp including index. Black and white illustrations throughout. The book is in very good condition.

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A-1
1823-1963 Anniversary History of the
Hemmingford, St. Andrew's Wesley-Knox Pastoral Charge
Hemmingford, Huntingdon County, Quebec Canada

Phelps, Edward

1964; Official Board of the St. Andrews and Wesley-Knox Charge; stapled booklet; 82 pp. The booklet covers the history of this charge and includes chapters on the following churches: Hemmingford St. Andrew's, Hemmingford Methodist, Roxham Methodist, St. Andrew's United, Knox and Wesley-Knox United, Wesley Methodist, Covey Hill Union Church and Russeltown Presbyterian Church. Illustrated with b&w photos and contains many lists of names. Minor scuffing and creasing to card covers - the contents are clean.
$12.00
L14-6
Hemmingford
Two Hundred Years of Hope and Challenge, 1799-1999

MacKenzie, Betty McKay

1999; Hemmingford Historical Archives; large soft cover; 605 pp. The history of Hemmingford County in south western Quebec. Black & white illustrations and five maps at the back (pp 601-605). Inscribed and signed by the author inside the front cover. Sunfading to card covers - otherwise very good condition. Note: this is a very heavy book.
$45.00
L14-4
Down Through the Years
Grace Church Montreal

Hynes, Irene, ed.

1982; softcover, cirlox binding; 130 pp plus appendices listing clergy bishops, parish laymen and "mini facts of yesteryear". Grace Anglican Church, Point St. Charles, Montreal. Two articles clipped from newspapers (1992) reporting on the Church's centennary in its present location are also included. Minor wear to card covers, contents are clean.
$22.00
#L 46
The Italians of Montreal
Social Adjustment in a Plural Society

Boissevain, Jeremy

1976 reprint; Minister of Supply and Services Canada; softcover; 87 pp. Volume 7 in the Studies of the Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism. Includes pasted in map at the back of Italian Proportional Population in Montreal by 1961 census tracts. Minor bumps to cover corners, a couple of dog-eared pages and some marks on front cover. Contents are clean.
$16.00

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