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Books for Sale

Sale list – January 2020

    • Clarke Township Eastern Section: 1867-1967 – It’s Places, People, and Events, by Agnes Burley (1967)
      • mint condition, $30
    • This Green & Pleasant Land – Chronicles of Cavan Township, by Quentin Brown (1990)
      • excellent condition (no dust jacket), $40
      • mint condition (w/dust jacket), $50
    • The Ganaraska Watershed, by A.H. Richardson (1944)
      • 2nd edition, good condition, $100
    • Bowmanville, A Retrospect: 1858-1958, by Hamlyn, Lunney, Morrison (1958)
      • mint condition, $30
    • Bowmanville, A Social History
      • $25
    • Remembering the Oshawa Railway, by Morgan & Taws (1995)
      • good condition, $10
    • Picture the Way We Were: A Nostalgic Journey Through Darlington and Clarke Townships, by Adams & Mothersill (1980)
      • Rare, condition good, $400
    • From Saddlebags to Seventy-five; A History of Newcastle United Church from 1824 to 1975, by Marion Rickard Farr
      • Mint, $20
    • United Counties of Northumberland and Durham (1967)
      • 2 hardcover copies, good, $25
      • 1 softcover copy, good, $20
    • The Townships of Darlington and Clarke by John Squair (1984 reprint of the original 1927 book). An in depth history of what is now known as The Municipality of Clarington.
      • new, $25 each.
    • The Townships of Darlington and Clarke by John Squair (original 1927 edition). An in depth history of what is now known as The Municipality of Clarington.
      • good, $35 each.
    • Clarke High School Yearbooks – all new– 1969 ($10)- (all others are $5 each). 1989-90; 2000-01; 2004-05; 2005-06; 2008-09
    • Newcastle Celebrates 150 years – by Newcastle Village & District Historical Society. Photo book celebrating Newcastle’s Sesquicentennial in 2006
      • New, $5
    • Newcastle Sequicentennial booklets
      • $2
    • The 1793-1813 Settlers of Durham County – by Leslie Wilson(2003). Detailed information of the earliest settlers, origins, birth, marriage and death information.
      • New, $25
    • Bible Christian Chapels of the Canadian Conference – by Sherrell Branton Leetooze. Stories of all the Chapels built by Bible Christians between 1833 and 1884.
      • New, $25
    • Heritage Buildings – Clarke Township – by Clarington Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee (LCAC)-1993. Photos and short history of significant houses in the former Township of Clarke (now Clarington).
      • New, $25
      • Used, $15
    • Heritage Buildings of Darlington
      • New, $25
      • Used, $15
    • Life at Lakeshore Public School – by Hazel Crago (2010). Small booklet – former teacher at the school tells stories about the school also called SS No. 2 Clarke Twp.
      • $5 each
    • Churches of Old Durham County – by Sherrell Branton Leetooze (2013). History of churches in the former Townships of Clarke and Darlington (now Clarington).
      • $40
    • Ebor House – booklet
      • $5
    • Newcastle Community Hall Anniversary booklet
      • $5
    • Out of the Mists – History of Clarke Township – by Helen Schmid and Sid Rutherford (1975). 3rd printing- detailed history of Clarke Township.
      • $35
    • St. George’s 150th Anniversary booklet
      • $10 ea
    • Shaw’s School History
      • $25
    • Baldwin Legacy
      • $10
    • Belden’s Atlas – Northumberland and Durham, original edition
      • Used, $200
    • Belden’s Atlas – Northumberland and Durham, reprints
      • Used, $75
      • New $90
    • Belden’s Atlas – Ontario County, reprint
      • Used, $75
    • Lost in the Backwoods
      • $45
    • Memoirs of Newtonville
      • $5

Note: prices for books are if they are picked up at Newcastle Village & District Historical Society, 20 King Avenue West, Newcastle, ON. Historical Room is open Tuesdays and Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Please contact the Society for prices regarding shipping.