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Image for The Lady Latour with Picture Poses Appended for Those Who Journey

The Lady Latour with Picture Poses Appended for Those Who Journey

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007036

Condition: Very Good


91pp. light spotting to top and fore edges and endpapers View more info

Image for Paradis Terrestre (Earthly Paradise) : The Chronicle,  October, 1933,  Number 217

Paradis Terrestre (Earthly Paradise) : The Chronicle, October, 1933, Number 217

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Self published: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010989

Condition: Very Good


26pp. This number festooned with photos: 36 images 1.8" square on six pages and a larger shot of the gut of Little Bras d'Or at sunset on page 1. Text is a series of bon mots, anecdotes and brief essays: travel on Cape Breton, "Poetry", "Òn being a grandfather"`, "Persian Curios", &c. Photos of Nova Scotia scenes, groups of people and antiquities: Cape Blomidon, Cape Split, Kejimkujic, Fairy lake, Maitland Falls, and many around Paradise & Pansy Patch, including the golf links and a wheel of Sicilian monastery bells "to call the caddies". No marks or ins... View more info

Image for Letters and Cartoons from fgc to WIM 1916-1926 and brief reference to Caricature in Relation to Nature, Travel, Golf the Bible and Parochial Life

Letters and Cartoons from fgc to WIM 1916-1926 and brief reference to Caricature in Relation to Nature, Travel, Golf the Bible and Parochial Life

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Boston, Nathan Sawyer & Son, Inc.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010990

Condition: Very Good


139 pages. Blue cloth with gilt to spine; grey paper printed in black. Number 8 of an edition of 300 copies, signed by Cooper and Morse. View more info

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The Diary of a Musketeer

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Boston, Nathan Sawyer & Son, Inc.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010991

Condition: Very Good


71 pages plus numerous photo plates. Number 177 of an edition of 250 copies. Morse's small book ticket to front pastedown. View more info

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Eccentrics in Paradise and Other Essays.

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Nathan Sawyer & Son, Inc.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010992

Condition: Very Good


94 pages plus plates. Number 18 of an edition of 250 copies. Pencil signature of a Morse relation to front free endpaper. Light wear to jacket. View more info

Image for The Chronicle, Paradise Number. November, 1934,  Number 220

The Chronicle, Paradise Number. November, 1934, Number 220

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $43.75

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Self published: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012348

Condition: Very Good


27 pages. View more info

Image for The Chronicle, November, 1947,  Number 250

The Chronicle, November, 1947, Number 250

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Self published: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: Books011341

Condition: Very Good


27 pp. plus further 16 pages of photos. Inscribed by Morse on front free endpaper. View more info

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Supplement to Local History of Paradise, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia (1684-1938)

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $106.25

Publisher: Boston, Nathan Sawyer & Son, Inc.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books012349

Condition: Very Good


A-N, 79 pages. Number 339 of an edition of 350 copies. Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper. Light foxing to following two leaves. View more info

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The Chronicle, (Mountain Lake Florida) April, 1942, Number 235

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Boston, Self published: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005639

Condition: Very Good


38pp. plus further six pp. photos and diagrams. Short essays and anecdotes; this number particularly focused on the Mountain Lake community of Florida and Bliss Carman. Illustrated with 14 photos 1.8" square of Mountain Lake personalities, as well as the Mountain Lake Ex Libris bookplate, the Early Building of the Mt. Lake Club House. Sketches by WIM throughout; portraits of Carlyle by W. Greaves and of Carman in the WIM collection. 22 letters of Bliss Carman to Herbert Small (of 50 purchased by WIM late 1941) transcribed.. List of recipients of The Chronicle "as per acknowledgements i... View more info

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The Chronicle, Mountain Lake Florida &c. April, 1935, Number 221

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Self published: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005638

Condition: Very Good


25pp. Edition limited to 125 copies, stated on p. 25. Short essays and anecdotes, in this number particularly focused on the Mountain Lake community of Florida including a page on the Seminoles, a list of property owners at Mt. Lake and their respective hobbies, e.g. "golf, cards, cigars and croquet." Illustrated with 21 photos 1.8" square of the region (incl. Boca Raton), numerous local personalities, two horses and a Seminole girl. As well, a 3-page article on dynamite "by a Mountain Laker" and a hitherto unknown and unpublished autograph letter of I. Kant to A.G. Kastne... View more info

Image for The Chronicle, May, 1947,  Number 249

The Chronicle, May, 1947, Number 249

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Self published: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: Books005642

Condition: Very Good


33 pp. plus further 7 pages of photos by WIM of Mountain Lake personages and surroundings. Short essays and anecdotes; this number particularly focused on the Mountain Lake community of Florida as well: a letter of Bliss Carman, a poem by Douglas Cockerell, notes on curating Canadian History and Literature at Harvard College library, report on Roger W. Babson. Illustrated with 30 photos. Former owner's neat signature dated 1980 to front endpapers. Head of spine bumped, small dot of discolouration to rear board. Inscribed by Morse on front endpaper, dated 30 May, 1947 and numbered 41 [of editio... View more info

Image for The Chronicle,  December, 1932,  Number 215

The Chronicle, December, 1932, Number 215

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Self published: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005381

Condition: Very Good


47pp. Copy # 115 of 125, in original mailing envelope, pencil note to outside of envelope indicates that this was to be Sukie Morse's copy, book has the original glassine wrapper View more info

Image for The Chronicle, November 1940,  Number 232

The Chronicle, November 1940, Number 232

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Self published: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005384

Condition: Very Good


43 pages, with a further 18 pages of photographs. Edition limited to 125 copies, stated on front cover. Numbered as No. 5 in pen to front endpaper. Short essays and anecdotes; in this number: a visit to the newly constructed Port Royal Habitation at Lower Granville Nova Scotia, reviews of Morse publications, a week`s visit in Old Lyme Connecticut at the Hilles family estate, notes on collecting Bliss Carman rarities, a 2-page letter from bookbinder Douglas Cockerell, &c. Embellished with 75 photographs (smallest are 6 to a page). Photos of: pansies, Bilss Carman, Lower Granville Habitation, P... View more info

Image for The Chronicle,  November, 1931,  Number 211

The Chronicle, November, 1931, Number 211

By: Morse, William Inglis (Editor)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Self published: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005411

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated. 16 leaves, printed recto and verso. Edition limited to 200 copies stated on title page. Blue card covers with front foredge untrimmed. Morse published The Chronicle from 1906, but this #211 from 1931 is the earliest issue we have seen; title page has notice: "211th issue (1905-1931)". Series of short articles, anecdotes and reflections: concerning architecture, travel in Europe - especially Italy, letter from friend at Mountain lake Club Florida, &c. As well, 41 photographs 2 inches square taken by WIM: skiing in Switzerland and Italian scenes. Excellent condition. View more info

Image for Catalogue of Books - Manuscripts - Maps and Documents in the William Inglis Morse Collection.  Acadia University Library, Wolfville, Nova Scotia

Catalogue of Books - Manuscripts - Maps and Documents in the William Inglis Morse Collection. Acadia University Library, Wolfville, Nova Scotia

By: William Inglis Morse Collection - Acadia University

Price: $56.25

Publisher: London, The Curwen Press: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Morse

Seller ID: Books012031

Condition: Very Good


85 pages, this edition limited to two hundred copies, contemporary inscription from William Inglis Morse to Leah Agnes Borden View more info

Image for Pierre Du Gua, Sieur De Monts. Records: Colonial and 'Saintongeois'

Pierre Du Gua, Sieur De Monts. Records: Colonial and 'Saintongeois'

By: William Inglis Morse ed.

Price: $62.50

Publisher: London, Curwen Press / Bernard Quaritch: 1939

Seller ID: Books010321

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 118 pages plus plates and folding genealogy. 225 copies printed, of which 50-225 only are for sale by Quaritch. This copy not numbered, and bearing the Curwen Press Library plate to front pastedown. Spine sunned; binding sound; top edge gilded. View more info