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ONTARIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY.  PAPERS AND RECORDS.  VOL. III., Carnochan, Janet; Wintemberg, W.J.; Ahearn, M.H., Mrs.; Burritt, Mrs.; Lefroy, Catherine F.; Holden, M.E. Rose, Mrs.; Clendennan, D.W.; Osborne, A.C.; Barker, J.S.; McKellar, Sheriff; Hunter. A.F.
1 Carnochan, Janet; Wintemberg, W.J.; Ahearn, M.H., Mrs.; Burritt, Mrs.; Lefroy, Catherine F.; Holden, M.E. Rose, Mrs.; Clendennan, D.W.; Osborne, A.C.; Barker, J.S.; McKellar, Sheriff; Hunter. A.F. ONTARIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY. PAPERS AND RECORDS. VOL. III.
Toronto Ontario Historical Society 1901 Stapled in Wraps Good 
199 pp, 10" H. 5 b&w plates. Contents: Early Records of St. Mark's and St. Andrew's Churches, Niagara (Baptisms in Niagara, by Rev. Robert Addision / Weddings at Niagara, 1792 / Burials, Niagara, 1792 / Register of Baptisms, commencing 29th June, 1817, Township of Grimsby / Register of Marriages, Township of Grimsby, U.C., commencing Aug., 1817 / Register of Burials in the Township of Grimsby / Register of Christenings in the Presbyterian Congregation, Township of Newark, Upper Canada / Register of Births and Baptisms, St. Andrew's Church, Niagara / Marriages celebrated by Rev. Robert McGill); German-Canadian Folk-Lore; The Settlers of March Township; The Settlement of the County of Grenville; Recollections of Mary Warren Breckenridge, of Clarke Township; A Relic of Thayendanegea (Capt. Joseph Brant); Some Presbyterian U.E. Loyalists; The Migration of Voyageurs from Drummond Island to Penetanguishene in 1828; List of the Drummond Island Voyageurs; Portrait of Father Marquette; A Brief History of David Barker, a United Empire Loyalist; The Old "Bragh" or Hand Mill; The Ethnographical Elements of Ontario. Interior - very small slight curl to corners of pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - browning to edges of covers and on spine, a few small edge/corner chips on covers, light wrinkling on spine, small tear at top/bottom of front cover hinge. minor soiling. 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
2 Smiley, Kathryn, editor. (Robin H. Smiley, Allen Ahearn, Roger Gozdecki, Al Navis.) FIRSTS: THE BOOK COLLECTOR'S MAGAZINE. APRIL, 1996. VOLUME 6, NUMBER 4. (M.F.K. FISHER - BASEBALL BOOKS - HEMINGWAY & STEINBECK.)
Tucson, Arizona Firsts Magazine 1996 Stapled in Wraps Very Good+ 
76 pp, 10 3/4" H, soft cover (magazine format). B&w illustrations. Articles: Collectors' Blue Chips, Part One (Hemingway & Steinbeck); Transcendant Gastronomy: Savoring the Works of M.F.K. Fisher; M.F.K. Fisher: A Checklist; Take Me Back to the Ball Game (nonfiction baseball books); Points; A Collector's Guide to Publishers (W.W. Norton); Books into Film ('The Razor's Edge'). Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wear, minor rubbing, a few small very soft wrinkles. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
OTTAWA:  THE CAPITAL OF CANADA., Woods, Shirley E., Jr.
3 Woods, Shirley E., Jr. OTTAWA: THE CAPITAL OF CANADA.
Toronto Doubleday Canada 1980 0385147228 / 9780385147224 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
350 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w pictorial endpapers, photographs, reproductions, map. "(T)ells the story of a major North American city, from its earliest beginnings to the present day. Etienne Brule, who portaged the Chaudiere Falls in 1610, was the first white man to view the site of the future capital. He was followed by a procession of explorers, fur traders, and missionaries, but it was not until the year 1800 that the first permanent settlers arrived in the area. By the time Colonel John By completed the Rideau Canal in 1832, Bytown had become a boom town. In 1858, Queen Victoria's choice of the newly named Ottawa as the capital of Canada assured it a central place in the history of the fledgling nation. This comprehensive and fast-paced narrative explores every aspect of Ottawa's development into a beautiful modern city that still retains much of the charm of a small town. It tells a lively tale of royalty and rogues, commerical buccaneers and civil servants, soldiers and statemen, missionaries and millionaires. From the laying of the cornerstone of the Parliament Buildings in 1860 to the Rideau Club fire of 1979, the author neglects no important civic event, nor any significant public or private enter-prise." 1" piece missing at bottom of front pastedown (folded under itself), tiny bump at top of spine, minor corner wear. Dust jacket has very light edge wear, tiny tear and creases at top of spine - archivally taped, minor rubbing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 


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