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Note: List prices include applicable taxes. All prices in Canadian Dollars (CAD). Please phone Judy Frotten at (902)648-2493 to confirm availability before sending purchase orders. List last updated August 19, 2016.


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New Listings

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Building For Justice

Building for Justice: The Historic Courthouses of the Maritimes by James W. Macnutt (2015) [193 pages]

Price: $25.00 + $15.00 shipping within Canada ($20.00 to US)


Blue Puttee at War

A Blue Puttee at War – Sydney Frost – The Memoir of Captain Sydney Frost MC, edited & annotated by Edward Roberts, QC (2014) [538 pages]

Price: $35.00 + $16.00 shipping within Canada ($25.00 to US)


Atlantic Seafood

Atlantic Seafood by Chef Michael Howell (2009) [133 pages]

Price: $25.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada ($8.00 to US)


Chowders and Soups

Chowders and Soups by Liz Feltham (2012) [81 pages]

Price: $19.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada ($8.00 to US)


Frontier Town

Frontier Town: Bear River, NS by Mike Parker (2015) [280 pages]

Price: $27.00 + $8.00 shipping within Canada ($9.00 to US)


Indian Sluice Cookbook

Indian Sluice Seniors’ Club Cookbook by the Ladies Auxiliary of Sluice Point (2015) [69 pages]

Price: $12.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada ($8.00 to US)


Landscape of Reality

Landscape of Reality by Pierre Doucet and Paul Doucet (2014) [120 pages]

Price: $20.00 + $6.00 shipping within Canada ($7.00 to US)


Memoirs of an Acadian WWII Soldier

Memoirs of an Acadian WWII Soldier by Yvette Saulnier-Johnson (2014) [100 pages]

Price: $5.00 + $6.00 shipping within Canada ($7.00 to US)


A Tale of Two Bridges

A Tale of Two Bridges (Une Histoire de Deux Ponts), album and text by the Sluice Point Bridge Celebrations Committee (2014) [47 pages]

Price: $40.00 + $10.00 shipping within Canada ($12.00 to US)


Sabin and His Descendants

William Sabin and His Descendants 1609 – 2000 by Gordon A. Morris et al. (2000) [2 volume set]

Price: $30.00 + $25.00 shipping within Canada ($28.00 to US)


Woodchips and Beans

Woodchips and Beans: Life in the Early Lumber Woods, NS by Mike Parker (2012) [239 pages]

Price: $30.00 + $9.00 shipping within Canada ($11.00 to US)


Our Sable Island Home

Our Sable Island Home by Sharon O’Hara (2015) [176 pages]

Price: $20.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada ($8.00 to US)


Illustrated Children’s Books

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Smelly Pirate

The Terrible, Horrible, Smelly Pirate by Carrie Muller & Jacqueline Halsey, illustrated by Eric Orchard (2008) [30 pages]

Price: $10.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada ($6.00 to US)


Lobster In My Pocket

Lobster In My Pocket by Deirdre Kessler, illustrated by Brenda Jones (2010) [20 pages]

Price: $10.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada ($6.00 to US)


ABC Acadie

ABC Acadie [An ATCHA Bestseller!] by Mary Alice Downie, illustrated by Anne LeBlanc (2014) [48 pages]

Price: $18.00 + $8.00 shipping within Canada ($9.00 to US)


What's Going On at the Time Tonight?

What’s Going On at the Time Tonight? ["A Newfoundland (Good) Time"] by Gerald Mercer, illustrated by Holly DeWolf (2015) [30 pages]

Price: $15.00 + $8.00 shipping within Canada ($9.00 to US)


Evangeline for Young Readers

Evangeline for Young Readers by Hélène Boudreau, illustrated by Patsy MacKinnon (2013) [20 pages]

Price: $12.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada ($6.00 to US)


Maud Lewis Colouring & Activity Book

Maud Lewis Colouring & Activity Book by the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (2012) [33 pages]

Price: $7.00 + $3.00 shipping within Canada ($5.00 to US)


Argyle Community Histories

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History of Wedgeport

A History of Wedgeport, Nova Scotia by Donald W. Jacquard (2013) [356 pages]

Price: $45.00 + $15.00 shipping within Canada ($21.00 to US)


History of Tusket

History of Tusket, Nova Scotia by Don R. Pothier (revised edition, 2010) [397 pages]

Price: $48.00 + $16.00 shipping within Canada ($21.00 to US)


Historical Sketches of Glenwood and the Argyles

Historical Sketches of Glenwood and the Argyles by Jackson Ricker (1994 reprint of the 1941 edition)

Price: $30.00 + $10.00 shipping within Canada


A Present and Historical View of East Pubnico

A Present and Historical View of East Pubnico by the Ladies’ Auxiliary of the East Pubnico Fire Department (2001)

Price: $25.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Richfield: Pokeymoonshine

Richfield: The First 100 Years of Pokeymoonshine by Barbara Allen, et al. (2008)

Price: $32.00 + $12.00 shipping within Canada


Tusket Wedge

Tusket Wedge: A History of the Acadian Village of Wedgeport [Its People and Their Homes] by Stephen G. Surette (1995)

Price: $25.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Les maisons de Pubnico-Ouest

Les maisons de Pubnico-Ouest construites de 1930 à 1995 (Vol. 1) par Le Réveil de Poumbcoup (1997)

Price: $25.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Yarmouth County Histories & Indices

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Africa's Children

Africa’s Children: A History of Blacks in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia by Sharon Robart-Johnson (2011)

Price: $29.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


History of the County of Yarmouth, NS

A History of the County of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia by Rev. J. R. Campbell (1998 reprint of the 1875 edition)

Price: $25.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Index to Campbell

Index of People, Places & Ships to J. R. Campbell’s A History of the County of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia by Wilfred H. Allan (1876, recompiled & republished by ATCHA)

Price: $8.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


Yarmouth, NS: A Sequel to Campbell

Yarmouth, Nova Scotia: A Sequel to Campbell’s History by George S. Brown (1995 reprint of the 1988 edition)

Price: $40.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Index to Brown

Index of People, Places & Vessels to George S. Brown’s Yarmouth, Nova Scotia: A Sequel to Campbell’s History by Wilfred H. Allan (1888, recompiled & republished by ATCHA)

Price: $10.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


An Answer to Brown

An Answer to Some Strictures in Brown’s Sequel to Campbell’s History of Yarmouth by Rev. J. R. Campbell

Price: $4.95 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


Yarmouth Past & Present - Reminiscences

Yarmouth Past & Present: A Book of Reminiscences [2 volume set] by J. Murray Lawson (reprint of the 1903 edition)

Price: $50.00 + $14.00 shipping within Canada


Index to Yarmouth Reminiscences

Personal Names Index to Yarmouth Past & Present: A Book of Reminiscences by J. Murray Lawson by Wilfred H. Allan

Price: $12.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


Yarmouth, NS: Western Gateway

Yarmouth, NS: The Western Gateway of Nova Scotia – 1918 by the Yarmouth County Museum (reprint of the 1918 edition)

Price: $10.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


Marine Histories

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Reminiscences of a Fisherman's Wife

Reminiscences of a Fisherman’s Wife by Laurie Dane Horner (2013 publication of the 1977 manuscript)

Price: $38.00 + $12.00 shipping within Canada


The Schooner Era and Harpoon Swordfishing

The Schooner Era and Harpoon Swordfishing by J. Donald Doucette [186 pages]

Price: $25.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Surette’s Isl., W. Pubnico & Georges Bank Memoirs

Surette’s Island, West Pubnico & Georges Bank… My Memoirs by J. Donald Doucette (2009) [272 pages]

Price: $25.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Life's A Voyage

Life’s a Voyage: In Memory of Drowning Victims from East Pubnico and Charlesville by the Pubnico Light Monument Society (2007)

Price: $20.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Jerome

Jerome: Solving the Mystery of Nova Scotia’s Silent Castaway by Fraser Mooney Jr. (2008)

Price: $18.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Letter to Levi

Letters To Levi: A Young Fisherman’s Mail by Joan Stephenson (1991)

Price: $13.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


Church & Religious Histories

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Histoire Religieuse de Pubnico

Histoire Religieuse de Pubnico (Nouvelle-Écosse) par Père Clarence J. d’Entremont (1992)

Price: $30.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Records of the Church of Jebogue

The Records of the Church of Jebogue in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia: 1766-1851 compiled by Stuart & Gwen Trask (1992)

Price: $22.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Genealogies

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The Porter Family of Yarmouth, NS

The Porter Family of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia by Ann (Porter) Sorensen (2010) [hardcover]

Price: $50.00 + $15.00 shipping within Canada ($20.00 to US)


From Ketch Harbour to Yarmouth

From Ketch Harbour to Yarmouth: The Family of Walter Murphy of Nova Scotia by L. Kent Sweeney

Price: $15.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


The Hubbard Family of Nova Scotia

The Hubbard Family of Nova Scotia by Sheila Hubbard Macauley (2003) [212 pages & indexed]

Price: $45.00 + $14.00 shipping within Canada


Jacques II Mius-d’Entremont

Jacques II Mius-d’Entremont (c. 1679-1759) and Marguerite Amirault (1704-1796): Five generations of descendants by La Société historique acadienne de Pubnico-Ouest (2010)

Price: $55.00 + $16.00 shipping within Canada ($21.00 to US)


Genealogical Research

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Genealogy Source NS

Genealogy Source: Where to Find Genealogical Information in Nova Scotia by the Council of Nova Scotia Archives (2002)

Price: $15.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Acadian Histories

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Acadie - N. Surette

Acadie: L’Histoire d’un peuple par l’art (A People’s History Through Art), A biography & a collection of paintings by celebrated Acadian artist, Nelson Surette, published by the Municipality of Clare, NS

Price: $12.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


Acadians of NS

The Acadians of Nova Scotia Past and Present by Sally Ross and Alphonse Deveau

Price: $18.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Evangeline

Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Price: $8.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


Métis / Acadian Heritage: 1604 to 2004

Métis / Acadian Heritage: 1604 to 2004 by Roland F. Surette

Price: $28.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Peoples of the Maritimes: Acadians

Peoples of the Maritimes: Acadians by Henri-Dominique Paratte (1998 revised and expanded edition)

Price: $18.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Miscellaneous

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Into the Deep Unknown

Into the Deep Unknown: Land of the Tent Dwellers – A Trip Through the Wilds of Nova Scotia by Mike Parker (2013)

Price: $25.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Old Nova Scotian Quilts

Old Nova Scotian Quilts, a history with 58 colour illustrations by Scott Robson & Sharon MacDonald

Price: $25.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Basic Quilting

Basic Quilting by Polly Greene [20 pages of quilting patterns]

Price: $3.50 + $2.75 shipping within Canada


For the Love of It

For the Love of It: A Collection of Yarmouth County Crafts by The Yarmouth County Crafts Guild (1986)

Price: $10.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


Yarmouth County

Yarmouth County by Bob Brooks [hardcover, 98 colour photos, 112 pages] (1998)

Price: $30.00 + $11.00 shipping within Canada


Johnny Bluenose at the Polls

Johnny Bluenose at the Polls: Epic Nova Scotian Election Battles, 1758-1848 by Brian Cuthbertson (1994)

Price: $10.00 + $10.00 shipping within Canada


Reading Hands

Reading Hands: The Halifax School for the Blind by Shirley J. Trites (2003)

Price: $10.00 + $7.00 shipping within Canada


Deliver Us From Evil

Deliver Us From Evil: A Story of Sexual Abuse [in Wedgeport, NS] by Del Boudreau (2014) [72 pages]

Price: $20.00 + $5.00 shipping within Canada


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