SECOND SCRAP BOOK, Digby Town and Municipality

By: Powell, R. Baden

Price: $45.00

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A collection of historical stories about the town of Digby, Nova Scotia, and environs. Included are articles on the Digby-Saint John ferry ships, the villages of Digby municipality, impressions of 1914-18, the Denton (Digby County), Warner (Plympton) and Jones (Digby County) families, and much else. Illustrated w/fifteen pages of illustrations/photographs of various ships (the illustrations follow the chapter "The Digby-Saint John Ferry"). The sketches are by Graham McBride (no attribution is made for the photographs). This copy signed by Powell at bottom of title page (and no, this R. Baden Powell, isn't the R. Baden-Powell of scouting fame). 117 pages (including acknowledgements) + the aforementioned fifteen pages of illustrations/photographs. Smudged/somewhat discoloured covers, mild dampstaining to top corners, moderate general wear. Internally tight.

Title: SECOND SCRAP BOOK, Digby Town and Municipality

Author Name: Powell, R. Baden

Illustrator: Graham McBride

Categories: History, Signed (all categories),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Digby, privately published (printed by Wallis Print Ltd.): 1973

Binding: Stiff Card Wraps

Book Condition: Good

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: Duodecimo -- from 6.75" to 7.75" tall

Seller ID: 015485

Keywords: Digby, R. Baden Powell, Nova Scotia, ferry ships, ferries, families, Denton, Dentons, Warner, Warners, Plympton, Plymptons, Graham McBride, Jones, Nova Scotians