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Rare book collection

  • CA MRUASC C0012
  • Collection
  • [1590?]-1987

Collection consists of rare books and other publications that are not part of other collections or fonds.

A description of the Seige of Basing Castle ; kept by the Lord Marquisse of Winchester, for the service of His Majesty : against, the forces of the rebells, under command of Colonell Norton, anno Dom. 1644

Item is a Royalist pamphlet describing in detail one of several Parliamentarian sieges of Basing Castle, a Royalist stronghold in Hampshire, during the English Civil War. Printed by Leonard Lichfield.

Prince Rupert : his declaration

Item is a pamphlet authored by Prince Rupert of the Rhine, Duke of Cumberland, a famous Royalist cavalry commander in the English Civil War. In it, he refutes charges of barbarousness levelled against his troops by Parliamentarians and claims that it was they who were committing atrocities. Printed by Leonard Lichfield.

A soldierly vindication of his troops by Prince Rupert and an attempt to shift the charge of inhumanity to his adversaries.

The remonstrance and protestation of the gentry and commonalty of the counties of Buckingham, Hartford, Bedford, and Cambridge : shewing the reasons why they take up armes and their resolutions thereupon

Item is a Parliamentarian pamphlet explaining why the counties of Buckingham, Hartford, Bedford, and Cambridge supported Parliament in opposition to King Charles I at the outbreak of the English Civil War. Printed by L. N. and R. C. for F. Eaglesfield.

The humble petition of the captaines, officers, and soldiers of the trayned bands, and voluntiers in the county of Buckingham, assembled at Alisbury, June 17, 1642 : presented to both Houses of Parliament, the 24 bf [sic] June, 1642, and commanded by them to be forthwith printed and published. H. Elsyng Cler. Parl. D. Com. Together with a letter from a merchant of Dublin, to his friend a worthy gentleman in Bassing Hall Street, in London, relating the happy proceedings of the Protestant army against the rebels.

Item is a Parliamentarian pamphlet from the English Civil War in two parts. The first part is a request to remove the Royalist Lord William Paget as Lieutenant for the County of Buckingham, and to replace him with the Parliamentarian Lord Philip Wharton. The second part is a letter written by John Busse of Dublin reporting on recent events in the Irish Rebellion of 1641. Printed for Joseph Hunscott and John Wright.

A petition of the gentry, ministers, and freeholders of the County of Flint, presented to His Majesty at York, August the fourth, 1642 : with His Majesties most gracious answer thereunto ; also His Majesties speech to the gentlemen of York, on Thursday the fourth of August.

Item is a pamphlet from the beginning of the English Civil War expressing the loyalty of the County of Flint (the former county of Flintshire in northeast Wales) to King Charles I in his dispute with Parliament. Item was printed by A. Norton.

Canada in khaki. No. 3

Item is a patriotic magazine containing photographs, war art prints, cartoons, military history, and personal recollections. Item was published by the Pictorial Newspaper Co.

Canada in khaki. No. 2

Item is a patriotic magazine containing photographs, war art prints, cartoons, military history, and personal recollections. Item was published by the Pictorial Newspaper Co.

Canada in khaki

Item is a patriotic magazine containing photographs, war art prints, cartoons, military history, and personal recollections. Item was published by the Pictorial Newspaper Co.

The history of the Parliament of England : which began November the third, MDCXL, with a short and necessary view of some precedent yeares

Item is a contemporary history of the Long Parliament (an English Parliament that lasted from 1640 to 1660) published just after the end of the first English Civil War. Authored by Parliamentary Secretary Thomas May, the history is presented from a parliamentarian viewpoint with a strong bias against Charles I and the House of Stuart. Item was imprinted at London by Moses Bell for George Thomason.

Eskimo place names and aid to conversation

Item is a guide for army and naval personnel to the Inuit languages as spoken by the natives of Labrador, Hudson Straits, Hudson Bay, Baffin Island, south and north Greenland. Item was published by The Hydrograhic Office, U.S. Navy under authority of the Secretary of the Navy.

Советское фото No. 15-16

Item is an issue of "Soviet Photo," a magazine devoted to technical and amateur photography in the Soviet Union that was published in Moscow from 1926 to 1997. Item contains photographs depicting Soviet culture, social events, architecture, and people.

The Stakhanov movement explained

Item is a booklet about the Stakhanovite movement, a Stalinist campaign to increase worker productivity initiated by the Communist Party in 1935, authored by the movement's model, coal miner Alexey Stakhanov. Published by the Foreign Languages Publishing House.

Soviet woman. 5 September-October

Item is an issue if an English language edition of a women's magazine "devoted to social and political problems, literature and art" (1) that was published by the Soviet Women's Antifascist Committee and the Central Council of Trade Unions of the USSR.

Soviet Union No. 96

Item is an English language edition magazine published in the former Soviet Union. Item's articles discussed current affairs topics related to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and has many colour and black and white photographs. Item was the successor to the magazine USSR in Construction.

Soviet Union No. 5 (75)

Item is an English language edition magazine published in the former Soviet Union. Item's articles discussed current affairs topics related to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and has many colour and black and white photographs. Item was the successor to the magazine USSR in Construction.

Огонёк No. 51

Item is a special issue of Ogoniok ("Spark"), a weekly illustrated magazine published in Moscow. This issue is dedicated to celebrating Stalin's 70th birthday and contains photos, articles, and artwork honouring the Soviet leader.

Fragments away from France. Vol. VIII

Item is a collection of cartoons, mostly about soldiers' life, by Captain Bruce Bairnsfather that were originally published weekly in The Bystander magazine during World War I.

Fragments from France. Vol. VI

Item is a collection of cartoons, mostly about soldiers' life, by Captain Bruce Bairnsfather that were originally published weekly in The Bystander magazine during World War I.

Fragments from France. Vol. V

Item is a collection of cartoons, mostly about soldiers' life, by Captain Bruce Bairnsfather that were originally published weekly in The Bystander magazine during World War I.

Fragments from France. Vol. IV

Item is a collection of cartoons, mostly about soldiers' life, by Captain Bruce Bairnsfather that were originally published weekly in The Bystander magazine during World War I.

Still more Fragments from France. Vol. III

Item is a collection of cartoons, mostly about soldiers' life, by Captain Bruce Bairnsfather that were originally published weekly in The Bystander magazine during World War I.

More Fragments from France. Vol. II

Item is a collection of cartoons, mostly about soldiers' life, by Captain Bruce Bairnsfather that were originally published weekly in The Bystander magazine during World War I.

"The Bystander's" Fragments from France

Item is a collection of cartoons, mostly about soldiers' life, by Captain Bruce Bairnsfather that were originally published weekly in The Bystander magazine during World War I.

Illustrirte Zeitung. Nr. 3716, Kriegsnummer 7

Item is a wartime issue of a German magazine, the "Illustrated Newspaper," which was founded in Leipzig by Johann Jakob Weber and published from 1843 to 1944. Item contains articles, photographs, and illustrations relating to World War I.

Illustrirte Zeitung. Nr. 3725, Kriegsnummer 16

Item is a wartime issue of a German magazine, the "Illustrated Newspaper," which was founded in Leipzig by Johann Jakob Weber and published from 1843 to 1944. Item contains articles, photographs, and illustrations relating to World War I.

Illustrirte Zeitung. Nr. 3780, Kriegsnummer 71

Item is a wartime issue of a German magazine, the "Illustrated Newspaper," which was founded in Leipzig by Johann Jakob Weber and published from 1843 to 1944. Item contains articles, photographs, and illustrations relating to World War I.

Illustrirte Zeitung. Nr. 3800, Kriegsnummer 91

Item is a wartime issue of a German magazine, the "Illustrated Newspaper," which was founded in Leipzig by Johann Jakob Weber and published from 1843 to 1944. Item contains articles, photographs, and illustrations relating to World War I.

Illustrirte Zeitung. Nr. 3807, Kriegsnummer 98

Item is a wartime issue of a German magazine, the "Illustrated Newspaper," which was founded in Leipzig by Johann Jakob Weber and published from 1843 to 1944. Item contains articles, photographs, and illustrations relating to World War I.

Illustrirte Zeitung. Nr. 3811, Kriegsnummer 102

Item is a wartime issue of a German magazine, the "Illustrated Newspaper," which was founded in Leipzig by Johann Jakob Weber and published from 1843 to 1944. Item contains articles, photographs, and illustrations relating to World War I.

The Encyclopædia Britannica : a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information.

Item is a multi-volume reference work "[intended to] be a trustworthy guide to sound learning, and an instrument of culture of world-wide influence." (1) The encyclopedia was published by the Cambridge University Press.

Encyclopedia volume contents:
v. 1. A-Androphagi -- v. 2. Andros-Austria -- v. 3. Austria Lower-Bisectrix -- v. 4. Bisharin-Calgary -- v. 5. Calhoun-Chatelaine -- v. 6. Chatelet-Constantine -- v. 7. Constantine Pavlovich-Demidov -- v. 8. Demijohn-Edward -- v. 9. Edwardes-Evangelical Association -- v. 10. Evangelical Church-Francis Joseph -- v. 11. Franciscans-Gibson -- v. 12. Gichtel-Harmonium -- v. 13. Harmony-Hurstmonceaux -- v. 14. Husband-Italic -- v. 15. Italy-Kyshtym -- v. 16. L-Lord Advocate -- v. 17. Lord Chamberlain-Mecklenberg -- v. 18. Medal-Mumps -- v. 19. Mun-Oddfellows -- v. 20. Ode-Payment of Members -- v. 21. Payn-Polka -- v. 22. Poll-Reeves -- v. 23. Refectory-Sainte Beuve -- v. 24. Sainte-Claire Deville-Shuttle -- v. 25. Shuvalov-Subliminal Self -- v. 26. Submarine Mines-Tom-tom -- v. 27. Tonalite-Vesuvius -- v. 28. Vetch-Zymotic Diseases -- v. 29. Index.

Diana Patterson fonds

  • CA MRUASC F0028
  • Fonds
  • 1986-2019

Fonds reflects Patterson's career as an English professor at Mount Royal University and as a chronicler of the University's history. Fonds contains English course outlines, programs for Conservatory and theatre performances, research on the history of the Conservatory and theatre, presentation notes and photos, meeting minutes, and correspondence.

Diana Patterson

Bruce Hunter fonds

  • CA MRUASC F0046
  • Fonds
  • 1950, 1960-2020

Fonds documents Hunter's career as a novelist, poet, and writer of short stories. Fonds consists of correspondence, books, poems, short stories, manuscript drafts, research notes, contracts and agreements, posters, articles, reviews, interviews, photographs, and diaries. Fonds is arranged into 4 series: letters; writing and publications; family history; and articles and reviews.

Bruce Hunter

Writing and publications

Series illustrates Hunter's work as an novelist, poet, and writer of short stories. Series contains one subseries of Hunter's books, and also consists of short stories, poems, manuscript drafts, notes, editorial feedback, newspaper clippings, media articles, correspondence, reviews, interviews, contracts, event posters, diaries, photographs, and newsletters.

MRC Presidential appointment

File contains correspondence regarding the MRFA union certificate, a list of University of Calgary admission requirement changes, proposed statement of academic freedom from Medicine Hat College, and interview questions. File also contains an invitation program, and announcement for the installation of Douglas Lauchlan as MRC president.

Presidents' correspondence

File documents correspondence received and produced by the office of the President of the Mount Royal Faculty Association. File contains correspondence, memoranda, notices, and meeting minutes. Correspondence relates to faculty hiring, contract negotiations, Board of Governor appointments, and interactions with the Minster of Advanced Education.

Faculty Centre

File documents the management and maintenance of the Faculty Centre. File consists of a list recommendations for the management of the Faculty Centre as well as budget, cleaning, personnel, and food service considerations. File also contains a list of concerns and suggestions, contractor obligations, faculty ethics standards, and a memorandum.

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