Books for Sale

Sale list – April 2021

  • Bowmanville, An Architectural and Social History
    • $25
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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, hardcover $5 or softcover, $2
  • Newcastle Sesquicentennial booklets
    • $2
  • 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).
    • 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
  • St. George’s 150th Anniversary booklet
    • $10 ea
  • Baldwin Legacy
    • $10
  • Belden’s Atlas – Northumberland and Durham, first edition
    • Excellent Condition, $800
  • Belden’s Atlas – Northumberland and Durham, original edition
    • Poor Condition, $75
  • Belden’s Atlas – Northumberland and Durham, Mica reprints
    • Excellent condition $100
  • Belden’s Atlas – Ontario County, reprint
    • Used, $75
  • Memoirs of Newtonville
    • $5

Old and Rare Books

  • Lost in the Backwoods, Catherine Parr Traill
    • Very good condition$100
  • Sermons of the Rev. Claudius Buchanan
    • $200
  • Happy Jack, by Thornton Burgess
    • first edition – very good condition – $95

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