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61 Chums Annual EVANS, E.R.G.R. CORYDON, Paul SHAW, Frank H., Capt. Chums 1929-1930.
Amalgamated Press, London, 1930, 
(Chums Annual). Chums 1929-1930. London The Amalgamated Press, Ltd., (1930). Pp (4),1-832, colour frontis + 11 colour plates. Many Text Illustrations.4to, red cloth with the image of a cowboy astride a bucking bronco, gilt t itles to front and spine. A collection of adventure stories for boys, including the following serial stories : Robert Harding's "The Frontier Afire"; Haylton Cleaver's "A House Divided"; Earle Danesford's "The Island of Ghosts"; George E. Rochester's "Jackals of the Clouds"; Capt. Frank H. Shaw's "Son o' the Seven Seas"; Rear Admiral E.R.G.R. Evans's "South with Scott"; L.C. Douthwaite's "The Third Robin Featherstone"; Haylton Cleaver's "To LeaveGreyminster"; Paul Corydon's "To Sweep the Spanish Main"; John Wheway's "T rojans, The Soccer Kings"; and Rowland Walker's "War Wings." Plus many longand short complete stories and articles, and 11 photographic plates, inclu ding “An Epic of the Arctic”; “Whaling in the Antarctic”; “The Miracle of Talking Films”; “The Calgary Stampede”; “In the World of Ice.” ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Wear to spine ends and corners, cloth rubbed and lightly soiled, inner hinges cracked, spotting to endpapers, else good. 60.00

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62 COFFIN, James Doane, Capt. ROBERTSON, Marion, intro. Journal of the Margaret Rait 1840-1844. First Edition
Lancelot, Hantsport, NS, 1984, ISBN:0889992460 
COFFIN, Capt. James Doane. Journal of the Margaret Rait 1840-1844. Introduction by Marion Robertson. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1984). First Edition. Pp (3),4-81,(1). 8vo, card covers. Coveradds subtitle : The Journal of a Whaling Cruise from Barrington, N.S. One of our copies had a typed note affixed to the first page: "NOTE: The title states that the whaling cruise was from Barnngton, N. S., and, in fact, while Captain Doane was from Barnngton, The Margaret Rait sailed from Saint John, N. B. " The Margaret Rait was a barque, a whaling ship built in St. Andrew’s in 1831 and registered in Saint John. In October 1840, the Margaret Rait embarked on its last whaling voyage, an expedition to the Galapagos Islands. "Written in thenineteenth century by Captain James Doane Coffin from Barrington, Nova Sco tia and dedicated to his young wife Mary Doane, Journal of the Margaret Rait is a first hand account of a four year whaling cruise in the South Pacific. Its pages describe exotic lands and peoples, elemental battles between man and whale, and the sometimes dangerous tensions arising on board ship. Captain Coffin lived in a harsh era that demanded resourcefulness and courage. He left behind in his ship's logs and journals a record of a way of lifeand of years that will not be lived again." from the rear cover. Spine bro wned, owner's name label, else very good. 10.00

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63 COFFIN, James Doane, Capt. ROBERTSON, Marion, intro. Journal of the Margaret Rait 1840-1844. First Edition, Signed by Robertson
Lancelot Press, Hantsport, NS, 1984, ISBN:0889992460 
COFFIN, Capt. James Doane. Journal of the Margaret Rait 1840-1844. Introduction by Marion Robertson. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1984). First Edition. Pp (3),4-81,(1). 8vo, decorated blue and white card covers with black lettered yellow title block to front, black lettering to white spine. Coveradds subtitle : The Journal of a Whaling Cruise from Barrington, N.S. One of our copies had a typed note affixed to the first page: "NOTE: The title states that the whaling cruise was from Barnngton, N. S., and, in fact, while Captain Doane was from Barnngton, The Margaret Rait sailed fromSaint John, N. B. " The Margaret Rait was a barque, a whaling ship built i n St. Andrew’s in 1831 and registered in Saint John. In October 1840, the Margaret Rait embarked on its last whaling voyage, an expedition to the Galapagos Islands. "Written in the nineteenth century by Captain James Doane Coffin from Barrington, Nova Scotia and dedicated to his young wife Mary Doane, Journal of the Margaret Rait is a first hand account of a four year whaling cruise in the South Pacific. Its pages describe exotic lands and peoples, elemental battles between man and whale, and the sometimes dangerous tensions arising on board ship. Captain Coffin lived in a harsh era that demanded resourcefulness and courage. He left behind in his ship's logs and journals a record of a way of life and of years that will not be lived again." from the rear cover. Very good. Signed by Robertson without inscription on the title page. Due to its small size, shipping charges should be a bit cheaper than quoted.. 12.50

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64 COFFIN, Robert). THOMPSON, Harold W., (ed.) Last of the Logan : The True Adventures of Robert Coffin Mariner in the years 1854 to 1859 wherein are set forth His pursuit of the whale, his shipwreck on Rapid Reef, his life among the Cannibals of Fiji, and his search for gold in Australia. Signed.
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 1941, 
(COFFIN, Robert). The Last of the Logan : The True Adventures of Robert Coffin Mariner in the years 1854 to 1859 wherein are set forth His pursuit of the whale, his shipwreck on Rapid Reef, his life among the Cannibals of Fiji, and his search for gold in Australia, as told by himself and now first published. Edited with an introduction by Harold W. Thompson. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1941. First Printing. Pp. (10),3-214,(2), portrait frontispiece. Map endpapers. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front boardand spine. Thompson was a Professor of English at Cornell who discovered C offin's manuscript while researching a volume of folklore published as Body, Boots & Britches. Very good. Signed and inscribed by the editor on the title page. 35.00

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65 COLBY, Barnard L. For Oil and Buggy Whips : Whaling Captains of New London County, Connecticut. Paperback.
Mystic Seaport Museum, Mystic, CT, 1990, ISBN:0913372544 
COLBY, Barnard L. For Oil and Buggy Whips : Whaling Captains of New London County, Connecticut. Mystic: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1990. Pp. (6),vii-xvi,1-203,(1), + 36 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, red illustrated card covers,white and grey lettering to front cover and spine. A biographical compendi um of New London whaling activity in the nineteenth century. Some of the information appeared initially in the author's 1936 Marine Historical Association publication; this greatly expanded edition, including a capsule history of New England whaling, is published by the Association's institutional descendant, the Mystic Seaport Museum. Includes: Elias L. Colt, Robert B. Smith, Parker H. Smith, John P. Rice, Nathaniel B. Palmer, Franklin F. Smith,Ebenezer Morgan, James M. Buddington, Erasmus Darwin Rogers, Sidney O. Bud ington, Joseph W. Holmes, Theophilus M. Brown, Benjamin N. Rogers, William H. Allen, William H. Brown, Charles E. Allen, Erastus Church, John O. Spicer, Sanford S. Miner, James W. Buddington, Horace M. Newbury, and George Comer. With the following appendices: 1. New London Whaling Masters, 2. Stonington Whaling Masters, 3. Mystic Whaling Masters, 4. Masters of Fur-Sealing Vessels. With index. Very good. 15.00

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Seafaring in Colonial Massachusetts : A Conference Held by The Colonial Society of Massachusetts November 21 and 22, 1975.  in dj., Colonial Society of Massachusetts) SMITH, Philip Chadwick Foster. BAKER, William Avery. RILEY, Stephen T.
66 Colonial Society of Massachusetts) SMITH, Philip Chadwick Foster. BAKER, William Avery. RILEY, Stephen T. Seafaring in Colonial Massachusetts : A Conference Held by The Colonial Society of Massachusetts November 21 and 22, 1975. in dj.
Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1980, 1980 
(Colonial Society of Massachusetts). Seafaring in Colonial Massachusetts : A Conference Held by The Colonial Society of Massachusetts November 21 and 22, 1975. Boston : The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1980. First Edition. Printed at the Anthoensen Press, Portland, Maine. Pp (4),v-xvii,(3),3-240,(2) + frontispiece, [56] pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt circular device to front board.

Publications of The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, Volume 52.

Contents :
Foreword by Frederick S. Allis, Jr.;
Introduction by Philip Chadwick Foster Smith
"Vessel Types of Colonial Massachusetts" by William Avery Baker (pp.3-29);

"Abraham Browne's Captivity by the Barbary Pirates, 1655" by Stephen T. Riley (pp.31-42);

"Guarding the New England Coast: The Naval Career of Cyprian Southack" by Sinclair Hitchings (pp.43-65);

"The Colonial Charting of the Massachusetts Coast" by William P. Cumming (pp.67-118);

"Des Barres' The Atlantic Neptune" by Augustus P. Loring (pp.119-130);

"The Price and Profits of Accomodation: Massachusetts - Louisbourg Trade 1713-1744" by Donald F. Chard (pp.131-151) Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 594;

"The Whale Oil Trade, 1750-1775" by Richard C. Kugler (pp.153-173);

"King George, The Massachusetts Province Ship, 1757-1763: A Survey" by Philip Chadwick Foster Smith (pp.175-198);

"Smuggling, the Navy, and the Customs Service, 1763-1772" by Joseph R. Frese, S.J. (pp.199-212).

With index.

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67 CUNNINGHAM, Robert Tidewrack: Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories from the Age of the Wooden Ship. First Edition
Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S. , 1994, ISBN:0889995397 
CUNNINGHAM, Robert. Tidewrack : Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories fromthe Age of the Wooden Ship. Hantsport, N.S. : Lancelot Press, (1994). Firs t Printing. Pp (3),4-210,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue, white andbeige card covers. A Maritime nautical miscellany, treating early French a nd English exploration and colonization of the region; the Navigation Acts and the beginnings of local shipbuilding; Prince Henry Sinclair's alleged visit to Nova Scotia as well as that of Saint Brendan (the latter introducing an interesting discussion of dug-out boat construction in the region); the timber trade; the history of sailing ship hull and rig design and of shipcarving; the famous Marco Polo; the technique of launching in rural shipya rds; the experience of William Milne of Shediac, NB in the War of 1812; privateering activity in the region in the same war; the development of the American fast clipper; the nature of the passage for transatlantic migrants; the biography of the Cunard family to death of Samuel; the development of the Banks fisheries; whaling off the coasts of the region; the nature of thecase-oil trade; some notable regional shipwrecks; contemporary environment al concerns. With a bibliography. Very good. 15.00

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68 CUNNINGHAM, Robert Tidewrack: Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories from the Age of the Wooden Ship. First Edition, Signed
Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S. , 1994, ISBN:0889995397 
CUNNINGHAM, Robert. Tidewrack : Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories fromthe Age of the Wooden Ship. Hantsport, N.S. : Lancelot Press, (1994). Firs t Printing. Pp (3),4-210,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue, white andbeige card covers. A Maritime nautical miscellany, treating early French a nd English exploration and colonization of the region; the Navigation Acts and the beginnings of local shipbuilding; Prince Henry Sinclair's alleged visit to Nova Scotia as well as that of Saint Brendan (the latter introducing an interesting discussion of dug-out boat construction in the region); the timber trade; the history of sailing ship hull and rig design and of shipcarving; the famous Marco Polo; the technique of launching in rural shipya rds; the experience of William Milne of Shediac, NB in the War of 1812; privateering activity in the region in the same war; the development of the American fast clipper; the nature of the passage for transatlantic migrants; the biography of the Cunard family to death of Samuel; the development of the Banks fisheries; whaling off the coasts of the region; the nature of thecase-oil trade; some notable regional shipwrecks; contemporary environment al concerns. With a bibliography. Very good. Signed, without inscription, by the author. 20.00

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69 CUSHING, David Fisheries Resources of the Sea and Their Management (Science & Engineering Policy Series ).
Oxford University Press, London, 1975, ISBN:0198583206 
CUSHING, David. Fisheries Resources of the Sea and Their Management. (London) : Oxford University Press, 1975. First Edition. Pp. (6),1-87,(3). Maps, tables, diagrams in text. 8vo, blue-grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Inthe Science and Engineering Policy Series. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2225. Chapters : 1. The Development of Fisheries; 2. The Natural History of Fishes; 3. The Dynamics of Fish Populations; 4. The First Steps in Conservation; 5. The International Structure of Management [including the Atlantic Commissions, The International Whaling Commission]; 6. Science and Conservation. With bibliography and index. Very good. 40.00

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70 d'ENTREMONT, Laurent Stories to Remember : A collection of timeless stories by a long-time storyteller. First Edition, signed
Two Acre Publications, Lower West Pubnico, N.S., 2005, ISBN:0969343221 
d'ENTREMONT, Laurent. Stories to Remember : A collection of timeless stories by a long-time storyteller. (Lower West Pubnico, N.S.) : Two Acre Publications, (2005). First Edition. Pp 1-176. 8vo, illustrated tan card covers, lettered in black. "The purpose of this book is to save our local stories. The articles included are about places, events and every day people who leadordinary lives, and yet, are well deserving of being documented in print. At least a dozen of these features have never been published before, most of the others have appeared in The Vanguard between 1990 and 2005. Some havealso appeared in abbreviated form in the Regional Magazine for the Annapol is Valley readers. Each article is dated, and with the exception of some minor editing are left as they were first published." (from the Authors Notes, p. 3). Contents : Adelbert d'Eon: West Pubnico Bus Builder; Mandée d'Entremont Survived Halifax Explosion; West Side Bowling: Pubnico's Past; Stillman d'Entremont:a barber for all seasons; Curtiss Flying Boat Visited Our Village in 1925; D'Eon Bakery: Rolling through a lot of history; Making Hay While Sun Shines; Scallop Fishing: Some who did it; Christmases of Long Ago:01d Acadian Traditions; Recalling Pubnico's Attempt at Whaling: A whale of a job; The Herring Fishery: It has been around tor a long time; RememberingWilf Carter; Red Cap Restaurant Turns Fifty; Salt, Sea Air & Shellfish: So me credit this for a long life; Setting Hens, Fighting Roosters and Baby Chicks; The Class of '47: Off to school we go; Big Trucks Caught Children's Fancy; Family Herald Days: Entertainment for the whole family; Turkey Vultures: A welcome sight over our shores; L'Ecole Ménagère: Home Economic Class;Swordfishing: some used lobster boats; SKippy took the cows to pasture eve ry day; Whittling the Time Away: Lobster plugs brought extra cash; Shopmobile An industrial arts school on wheels in the 1940's; Blonde Rock- and how it was named; Pubnico's Gold Mme Revisited; Eighty Years of Fire Protection; Every Village Had Its Little Blacksmith Shop; In 1915 a new Schooner costsix thousand dollars; Uncle John Dennis: The man who took it with him when he left; Serving His Country Changed His Life Forever: Harold Douglas Hine s; A one of a kind Club; A Church Must Have a Steeple; d'Entremont Fisheries & Jean Squire's Wharf; Pubnico Girls in Annapolis Valley: They found jobson farms in those pre war days; Some of the Good Guys: Their Memories Live On; St Peter's Parish Hall and the traveling artists who performed there; D-Day Sixty Years Ago: The North Nova Scotia Highlanders were there; National Film Board Movie Featured Swordfishing; Story on "Peter I. Muise" Sparked Childhood Memones; Fishermen Working in Orchards: Provided cash between two fisheries; Remembering Midwives: They replaced trained nurses during my chiidnood days; Lobster Boat Vacation: Pubnico family explores St. John River; Soaring Seagulls: More plentiful in recent years; Acadian Villages days: Did Laurent pay to get in?; Airplane Vanished Between Moncton and Greenwood: Dec. 1948; Gathering Irish Moss: seaweed worth harvesting during my school days; Old Radio Days: Brought happiness and entertainment to many; Easter Traditions: A very special time for early settlers; E&D General store was once "La Shop à Armand"; Remembering the Whizzer's Ordeal: And the Pubnico Connection; Rescued on Mud Island by Scallop Dragger Bernard N. Seeley; Painted, Blanding or Snapping, They're all Turtles to Me; Some Highlights of1955: A Year To Remember; Lobster Snacks: A way of shipping lobsters years ago; Places to Remember: Footloose in Europe thirty years ago. Very good. Signed without inscription by the author. 20.00

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71 DALTON, William). GUNSON, Niel, (ed.) Dalton Journal : Two Whaling Voyages to the South Seas 1823-1829
National Library of Australia, Canberra, 1990, ISBN:0642105057 
(DALTON, William). GUNSON, Niel, (ed.). The Dalton Journal : Two Whaling Voyages to the South Seas 1823-1829. (Canberra) : National Library of Australia, (1990). Pp (4),iii-xii,1-140,(2). Illustrated. Map. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, pictorial onlay to front board. William Dalton (1802-1873). Contents : Foreword. Preface. Introduction. Dr William Dalton: A Memoir. The Journal of William Dalton, Surgeon. The First Voyage in the 'Phoenix' of London 1823-125 Captain: John Palmer. The Second Voyage in the 'Harriet' of London, 1826-19 Captain: Edward Reed. Appendix: Principal Sperm Whale Grounds. Very good. 35.00

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72 DAVIDSON, Louis B., and Eddie DOHERTY. DOHERTY, Eddie. McFEE, William (Intro.) GRANT, Gordon. Strange Crimes at Sea. in dj.
Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954, 
DAVIDSON, Louis B., and Eddie DOHERTY. Strange Crimes at Sea. Illustrated by Gordon Grant and with an introduction by William McFee. NY: Thomas Y. Crowell, (1954). Pp 273 + [6] leaves of plates. 8vo, red cloth. Tales of mutiny, piracy, treasure, slave trading and whaling are all part of this collection of nautical adventure. "Here are dramatized re-creations of the most notable and outstanding crimes that have occurred on the high seas during thepast two thousand years - dating from the capture of the great Julius Caes ar by barbarian pirates to the bloody revolt aboard the mighty Russian battleship Potemkin in 1905." -from the dust jacket. Spotting to lower edge of front cover, inkstamp to title page, ow vg, in soiled, tape repaired, chipped, and price clipped dj. 18.00

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73 De PAUW, Linda Grant. Seafaring Women. First Edition in dustjacket
Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1982, 
De PAUW, Linda Grant. Seafaring Women. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1982). First Printing. Pp (10),[1]-246. 8vo, black cloth spine with red paper covered boards. A survey written for young adults. "In Seafaring Women, Linda Grant De Pauw brings to life scores of little-known but fascinating mariners, from the twelth-century pirate princess Alvilda of Sweden to Lieutenant Junior Grade Beverly Kelly, first woman ever to command a U.S. Coast Guard cutter. Here are warriors and whalers, traders and seagoing housewives, privateers and present-day adventurers. Through their own journals and letters women tell us what it was like to raise children - and pigs and chickens, too- on a whaling voyage that might last for several years. We see nineteen-y ear-old Mary Patten take the clipper ship Neptune's Car on the perilous passage around the Horn while her captain husband lies gravely ill, and we share the thoughts of a young woman crew member of a Greenpeace ship..For the first time, the whole panorama of women at sea has been captured in an exciting book that restores to their proper place some authentic heroines of maritime history." -from the dj. Chapters: 1. The Mists of the Past; 2. Pirates (pp.19-53); 3. Warriors; 4. Whalers (pp.104-161); 5. Traders; 6. A New Day Dawning. With bibliography and index. Some wear else vg in torn & chipped dj. 15.00

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74 De PAUW, Linda Grant. Seafaring Women. Second Printing in dustjacket
Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1982, 
De PAUW, Linda Grant. Seafaring Women. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1982). Second Printing. Pp (10),[1]-246. 8vo, black cloth spine with red paper covered boards. A survey written for young adults. "In Seafaring Women, Linda Grant De Pauw brings to life scores of little-known but fascinating mariners,from the twelth-century pirate princess Alvilda of Sweden to Lieutenant Ju nior Grade Beverly Kelly, first woman ever to command a U.S. Coast Guard cutter. Here are warriors and whalers, traders and seagoing housewives, privateers and present-day adventurers. Through their own journals and letters women tell us what it was like to raise children - and pigs and chickens, too - on a whaling voyage that might last for several years. We see nineteen-year-old Mary Patten take the clipper ship Neptune's Car on the perilous passage around the Horn while her captain husband lies gravely ill, and we share the thoughts of a young woman crew member of a Greenpeace ship..For thefirst time, the whole panorama of women at sea has been captured in an exc iting book that restores to their proper place some authentic heroines of maritime history." -from the dj. Chapters: 1. The Mists of the Past; 2. Pirates (pp.19-53); 3. Warriors; 4. Whalers (pp.104-161); 5. Traders; 6. A New Day Dawning. With bibliography and index. Vg-fine in like dj. 20.00

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75 DICKINSON, Anthony B. and Chelsey W. SANGER SANGER, Chelsey W, Twentieth-Century Shore-station Whaling in Newfoundland and Labrador. in dj.
McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2005, ISBN:0773528814 
DICKINSON, Anthony B. and Chelsey W. SANGER. Twentieth-Century Shore-station Whaling in Newfoundland and Labrador . Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2005). Pp. [i]-xvii,(1),[1]-254. Illustrated. 8vo, black paper covered boards with metallic lettering to spine. A chronological survey of the rise and fall of shore-station whaling in Newfoundland and Labrador, reaching its peak at the turn of the century, before declining in the second decade and ultimately collapsing from the 1950s-onward. Vg in dj.35.00

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76 DICKINSON, Anthony B. and Chelsey W. SANGER SANGER, Chesley W, Twentieth-Century Shore-station Whaling in Newfoundland and Labrador. marked, in dj.
McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2005, ISBN:0773528814 
DICKINSON, Anthony B. and Chelsey W. SANGER. Twentieth-Century Shore-station Whaling in Newfoundland and Labrador . Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2005). Pp. [i]-xvii,(1),[1]-254. With dozens of blackand white illustrations to text. 8vo, black paper covered boards with meta llic lettering to spine. A chronological survey of the rise and fall of shore-station whaling in Newfoundland and Labrador, reaching its peak at the turn of the century, before declining in the second decade and ultimately collapsing from the 1950s-onward. "Newfoundland and Labrador have a long history of commercial whaling, beginning in the firs thalf of the sixteenth century when the Basques established seasonal stations on the Labrador coast from which to hunt bowheads and North Atlantic right whales." (from the dj) This volume includes information on the Norwegian presence in the region. With the following appendices: 1. Shore-Station Whale Catch Species Composition, Newfoundland and Labrador, 1898-1972; 2. Whaling Companies, Stations, Operating Years, and Vessels in Newfoundland and Labrador, 1898-1972; 3. Applications for Whaling Licenses, Newfoundland and Labrador, 1902-03; 4. Newfoundland and Labrador Whaling Industry, 1898-1911: Fate of Catchers; 5. Wages and Occupations of Newfoundlanders Employed at the Aquaforte Whaling Station, 1902-03; 6. Wages and Occupations of Norwegians Employed at the Aquaforte Whaling Station, 1902-03; 7. Aquaforte Whaling Station: Buildings, Machinery, and Equipment, 1908; 8. Portion of Rissmüller's Patent for Extracting Fatty Substances from Meat. Occasional light inked marginalia, name inked to ffep, else very good in dust jacket. 30.00

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77 DIX, L., Jon LIEN, and D.E. SERGEANT Canadian Field-Naturalist 100:03 LIEN, Jon SERGEANT, D.E. North Sea Beaked Whale, Mesoplodon bidens, in Conception Bay, Nfld
1986, 
DIX, L., Jon LIEN, and D.E. SERGEANT. "A North Sea Beaked Whale, Mesoplodon bidens, in Conception Bay, Newfoundland". A note in The Canadian Field-Naturalist, Vol.100, No.3, July-September 1986, pp.389-391. Double column. 8vo, card covers. Of Nova Scotia interest, the notes "Two Partial Albino Eastern Redback Salamanders, Plethodon cinereus, in Nova Scotia" (p.375) and "First Three Records of the Wreckfish, Polyprion americanus, for Nova Scotia" by John Gilhen (p.381-382, photo). Of New Brunswick interest, the note "Occurence of Pennella Filosa (Copepoda: Pennellidae) on the Minke Whale, Balaenoptera acutorostrata, from the Bay of Fundy" by W.E. Hogans (pp.373-375). Vg-fine. For the issue 5.00

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78 DOANE, Benjamin Following the Sea : A Young Sailor's Account of the Seafaring Life in the mid-1800s. 2nd pr. revised. pbk.
Nimbus Publishing Limited and the Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1988, ISBN:0920852882 
DOANE, Benjamin. Following the Sea. Halifax : Nimbus Publishing Limited andthe Nova Scotia Museum, 1987. Second Printing, with Revisions, 1988. Pp (8 ), ix-xvii, (1), 1-275, (3). Illustrated. Large 8vo, paperback edition. Cover adds "A Young Sailor's Account of the Seafaring Life in the mid-1800s". Contents: 1. Beginnings: Plainfield, NJ, September 15, 1897; 2. Childhood, 1823-1837; 3. Coasting, Fall 1837-Christmas 1840; 4. First Voyage to Sea, Spring 1841-June 20th 1842; 5. A Whaling Trip, June 21st to October 2nd, 1842; 6. The Brisk and the Reindeer, October 3rd, 1842-August 1843; 7. The Thomas Edwards, August 1843-December 1844; 8. Preparatory to a Long Voyage, January 6th-July 12th, 1845; 9. The Cruise of the Athol, the Western Islands,July 12th-September 75th, 1845; 10. The Whaleship and Her Appointments; 11 . Abrolhos, September 8th-December 4th, 1845; 12. River Platte: to Cape Horn and Chiloe, December 5th, 1845-March 17th, 1846; 13. San Carlos to Callao, March 17th-mid-May 1846; 14. First Cruise Offshore, mid-May-September 5th, 1846; 15. Tumbez and Payta, September 5th-28th, 1846; 16. The Second Cruise Offshore to Honolulu, September 28th,1846 to early April 1847; 17. JapanSea, early April to early July, 1847; 18. Sea of Okhotsk and Offshore of J apan, early July to October 3rd 1847; 19. Every Prospect Pleases and Only Man is Vile, October 4th to December 8th, 1847; 20. Athol, Farewell, December 10th 1847 to March 20th 1848; 21. A Voyage on a 'Limey', March 21st to July 24th, 1848; 22. A Voyage with Six Legs, July 25th to December 24th, 1848; 23. A Cargo of Cotton, December 25th 1848 to June 27th 1849; 24. Sailor Home from the Sea, June 28th to October 12th 1849. Includes a list of whalesand vessels encountered, as well as a list of rigs. Spine sunned, else ver y good. 10.00

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79 DOANE, Benjamin Following the Sea. 2nd pr. revised. pbk. signed
Nimbus Publishing Limited and the Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1988, ISBN:0920852904 
DOANE, Benjamin. Following the Sea. Halifax : Nimbus Publishing Limited andthe Nova Scotia Museum, 1987. Second Printing, with Revisions, 1988. Pp (8 ), ix-xvii, (1), 1-275, (3). Illustrated. Large 8vo, paperback edition. Cover adds "A Young Sailor's Account of the Seafaring Life in the mid-1800's".Very good. Signed and inscribed by Doane on the half-title leaf. 15.00

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80 DOANE, Benjamin Following the Sea. Hdbk in dj.
Nimbus, 1987, 
DOANE, Benjamin. Following the Sea. Halifax : Nimbus Publishing Limited andthe Nova Scotia Museum, 1987. Pp (8),ix-xvii,(1),1-275,(3). Large 8vo, blu e cloth. Map end-papers. Dj adds "A Young Sailor's Account of the SeafaringLife in the mid-1800's". Contents: 1. Beginnings: Plainfield, NJ, Septembe r 15, 1897; 2. Childhood, 1823-1837; 3. Coasting, Fall 1837-Christmas 1840;4. First Voyage to Sea, Spring 1841-June 20th 1842; 5. A Whaling Trip, Jun e 21st to October 2nd, 1842; 6. The Brisk and the Reindeer, October 3rd, 1842-August 1843; 7. The Thomas Edwards, August 1843-December 1844; 8. Preparatory to a Long Voyage, January 6th-July 12th, 1845; 9. The Cruise of the Athol, the Western Islands, July 12th-September 75th, 1845; 10. The Whaleship and Her Appointments; 11. Abrolhos, September 8th-December 4th, 1845; 12.River Platte: to Cape Horn and Chiloe, December 5th, 1845-March 17th, 1846 ; 13. San Carlos to Callao, March 17th-mid-May 1846; 14. First Cruise Offshore, mid-May-September 5th, 1846; 15. Tumbez and Payta, September 5th-28th,1846; 16. The Second Cruise Offshore to Honolulu, September 28th,1846 to e arly April 1847; 17. Japan Sea, early April to early July, 1847; 18. Sea ofOkhotsk and Offshore of Japan, early July to October 3rd 1847; 19. Every P rospect Pleases and Only Man is Vile, October 4th to December 8th, 1847; 20. Athol, Farewell, December 10th 1847 to March 20th 1848; 21. A Voyage on a'Limey', March 21st to July 24th, 1848; 22. A Voyage with Six Legs, July 2 5th to December 24th, 1848; 23. A Cargo of Cotton, December 25th 1848 to June 27th 1849; 24. Sailor Home from the Sea, June 28th to October 12th 1849.Includes a list of whales and vessels encountered, as well as a list of ri gs. Vg in dj. 20.00

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