Descriptive sketches of Nova Scotia

in prose and verse

Publisher: A. & W. MacKinlay in Halifax, N.S

Written in English
Published: Pages: 252 Downloads: 445
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  • Nova Scotia -- Description and travel
  • Edition Notes

    Statementby a Nova Scotian.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination252 p. in various pagings.
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17513315M
    OCLC/WorldCa13781033

Full text of "The Harvard book: a series of historical, biographical, and descriptive sketches" See other formats. Relief shown by hachures. Québec map oriented with north to the right. LC copy mounted on cloth. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, , Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. Joseph Howe Limited preview - Western and eastern rambles: travel sketches of Nova Scotia Western and Eastern Rambles: Travel Sketches of Nova Scotia Joseph Howe, Malcolm G. Parks Snippet view - Preview this book» What people are A History of Nova-Scotia, Or Acadie, Volume 2 Beamish Murdoch Full view - View all».

Elizabeth Frame has written: 'Descriptive sketches of Nova Scotia in prose and verse' -- subject(s): Descriptions et voyages, Description and travel 'The twilight of faith' 'Descriptive sketches. NOOK Book $ $ Current price is $, Original price is $ the ocean's salty waters pulse through Nova Scotia's historic veins. Nova Scotia's rich folklore is steeped in sea-related superstitions together with fables, myths, Scottish legends and ghost stories. This guide zeroes in primarily on Canada's Nova Scotia. Full text of "Historical and descriptive sketches of the maritime colonies of British America [microform] / by J. McGregor" See other formats. These first-hand accounts, later edited by M.G. Parks and published as Western and Eastern Rambles: Travel Sketches of Nova Scotia (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, ) provide a perceptive and enthusiastic literary record of the Nova Scotian countryside and people in the s and s, at a time of rapid demographic and industrial.

Book/Printed Material A subaltern's furlough: descriptive of scenes in various parts of the United States, upper and lower Canada, New-Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, . Early life. He was the eldest son of David MacGregor and Janet (née Ross) of Drynie, near Stornoway, in the Western Isles of family emigrated to Canada in , sailing to Pictou, Nova , they moved to Covehead on Prince Edward a young man MacGregor set up as a merchant in , he served in the office of high sheriff; he was dismissed as a. Rockbound, your lifetime dose of South Shore dialect and a novel so real that the entire population of Ironbound Island got very angry. The Book of Negroes, about some of the bravest people that ever lived, who were treated abominably after sacri. Just as Hand Drawn Halifax was "a love letter to the city", Fitzgerald's new book takes readers on informal road trips along one of the most renowned parts of Canada.. As Emma Fitzgerald sketches, residents of these communities share their insights and histories. They appear in her whimsical drawings, which portray Nova Scotia's South Shore in every season.5/5(3).

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Additional Physical Format: Frame, Elizabeth, Descriptive sketches of Nova Scotia, in prose and verse. Halifax, N.S.: A. & W. MacKinlay, COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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S, Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society: Hi there historyteacher_8, my name is Fiona and I work with NS Tourism. I am also an avid reader. Here's a few books that I know of that have a Nova Scotia setting. A great book that we had to read in school about the Halifax Explosion is Barometer Rising by Hugh MacLennan.

Also I believe the book that Beachgrass was referring to was The Town That Died: The True Story of the Greatest Man-Made. HISTORY OF NOVA SCOTIA: Book #1, The Lion & The Lily () § A Table of Seven Parts. HISTORY OF NOVA SCOTIA: Book #2, Settlement, Revolution & War () § A Table of Five Parts.

HISTORY OF NOVA SCOTIA: Book #3, The Road To Being Canada () § A Table of Chapters. NOVA SCOTIAN BIOGRAPHIES () DATE LIST. GLOSSARY. Books shelved as nova-scotia: The Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill, Fall on Your Knees by Ann-Marie MacDonald, The Birth House by Ami McKay, No Great Mis.

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Lawrence and Saguenay, Illustrated. The Tribune of Nova Scotia; by Wm. Lawson Grant; (Toronto: Glasgow. See also "Joe Howe: Faithful to the Nova Scotia Cause"; Nova Scotia Historical Review, Vol.6, No.2 Howell, Colin D.

Ground Zero, A Reassessment of the Explosion in Halifax Harbour (Halifax: Nimbus, ). § "This book was compiled from papers presented at the I was anxiously awaiting this book as it is packed with pictures of Nova Scotia.

I'm glad that I only paid 48 cents for it and not big money that some copies are going for. The photographer had far too many pictures of Peggy's Cove, which, although picturesque, is 2/5(1). Descriptive Atlas of Western Canada showing Maps of the Provinces of Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Manitoba, British Columbia and districts of Assiniboia, Alberta, Saskatchewan & Athabasca, also of World & Canada.

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Compiled by Marion Gilroy under the direction of D. Harvey, Archivist Originally published (This historical reprint by Global Heritage Press) The list of United Empire Loyalists who appear in this book, was compiled from the land papers in the Public Archives of Nova Scotia and checked with the land papers in the Department of Lands.

Nova Scotia (/ n oʊ v ə ˈ s k oʊ ʃ ə /) is a province in eastern Canada. With a population ofas ofit is the most populous of Canada's three Maritime provinces and four Atlantic is the country's second-most densely populated province and second-smallest province by area, both after neighbouring Prince Edward Island.

Its area of 55, square kilometres (21, Capital: Halifax. Sketching Nova Scotia’s South Shore by Brittany Wentzell After her award winning book Hand Drawn Halifax became a hit, Emma FitzGerald sketched her way down the South Shore for an upcoming illustrated book.

FitzGerald's popular and colourful sketches of Halifax offer a different perspective of the city, capturing not just places, but scenes.

New Glasgow (1 book) Nova Scotia Museum (1 book) Pictou (1 book) Sable Island (8 books) Sable River (2 books) Shubenacadie (1 book) Springhill (2 books) Sydney (3 books) Tatamagouche (1 book) Truro (1 book) Wolfville (8 books).

Elizabeth Driver, writing in Culinary Landmarks: A Bibliography of Canadian Cookbooks, (Toronto, ) identifies some eighty Nova Scotia titles published before ; sixteen of these, including the Church of England Receipt Book, have been digitized from the Archives' holdings and are featured as part of this web resource.

The Nova Scotia Museum publishes scholarly books on the natural history and material culture of Nova Scotia. Many are now available online through the Nova Scotia Museum Publishing catalogue.

The book features illustrated examples of work and construction techniques as the tradition is continued today by their descendants.

Artist Emma FitzGerald has just released her second book of sketches and stories about Nova Scotia. Sketch by Sketch (pp, fully illustrated in color) is available in bookstores starting Sept. 15, This book is a natural followup to her debut, Hand Drawn Halifax, which we've previously reviewed here.

The first volume took us on a local's tour. Nova Scotia Itineraries for Halifax & Cape Breton gives you ideas about what to see and do to make your Nova Scotia holiday the best ever.

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Our own country: Canada, scenic and descriptive: being an account of the extent, resources, physical aspect, industries, cities and chief towns of the provinces of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, the North-West Territory and British Columbia, with sketches of travel and adventure 5 editions.

Nova Scotia, Canada, Book of Negroes, U.S., Passenger and Crew Lists for U.S.-Bound Vessels Arriving in Canada, and U.S., Records of. I really enjoyed the art and stories in the first book and I'm glad to see that there's now a second book. After sketching Halifax, Fitzgerald now travels along the south shore of Nova Scotia to make more sketches of people, houses and places there, and also to collect more stories.

Letters from nova Scotia: Comprising Sketches of a Young Country William Scarth Moorsom Raddall had created the descriptive narrative, but the new story needed Nova Scotia was presented to the world with his first book Nova Scotia. it went on to sell well overcopies and is still in print.

Reader Adult nonFiCtion The nova Scotia. Woolford, a well-known London landscape artist, was also a topographical draughtsman and architect. In the early s, he traveled to Nova Scotia extensively with Lord Dalhousie as an official draughtsman.

Using line-and-wash drawings, Woolford recorded the towns and villages, landscapes, forests, rivers, lakes and historic sites he encountered. Nova Scotia Sketch Book by Jenson, Fishermen of Nova Scotia. L. B. Jenson. Published by Yankee Books. ISBN ISBN of the wood and stone architecture of this Nova Scotia town accompanied by descriptive text on each facing page.Nova Scotia.

Descriptive Sketches of Nova Scotia Frame, Elizabeth () Published A&W MacKinley, Halifax, Nova Scotia, PANS F92 F84 D45 HRL Ref Fd. Moorsom, Cpt. William Scarth Letters From Nova Scotia – Published by Henry Colburn, London, HRL M L .The book is organized by municipality / township, with each householder and business recorded alphabetically by surname or business name.

There are descriptive sketches of each municipality before the listing of the persons in the place. Some of the sketches are lengthy for example, Belleville's sketch is several pages.