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1 ANSON, Peter F. Britain in Pictures British Sea Fishermen. First Edition
Collins, London, 1944, 
ANSON, Peter F. British Sea Fishermen. With 8 plates in colour and 23 illustrations in black & white. London : Collins, 1944. First Edition. Pp 47. 8vo, printed boards. In the Britain in Pictures series. Spine reglued, else very good. 15.00

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2 ANSON, Peter F. Mariners of Brittany
J.M. Dent, London, 1931, 
ANSON, Peter F. Mariners of Brittany . Written and illustrated by Peter F. Anson. L.: J.M. Dent, (1931). Pp. [i]-xiii,(1),1-254,(2), frontis. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, blue cloth with black lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Introduction -- "Armor", Country of the Sea, 2. Religion andSocial Conditions among the Mariners of Brittany, 3. Superstitions and Fol k-Lore, 4. Breton Seamen in the French Navy, 5. The Breton Cod Fisheries, 6. The Breton Sardine Fisheries, 7. The Breton Tunny Fisheries, 8. Types of Fishing Vessels and other Craft on the Coast of Brittany, 9. Ille-et-Vilaine -- Cancale to Saint-Brieuc, 10. Côtes-du-Nord -- Saint-Brieuc to Locquirec, 11-14. Finistère: i. Locquirec to Pointe Saint-Mathieu, ii. The Islands of Molène, Ouessant, and Sein, iii. Pointe Saint-Mathieu to Penmarch, iv. Penmarch to Le Pouldu, 15. Morbihan, 16. Loire-Inférieure -- Piriac to Nantes. Includes copious Newfoundland references. Spine heavily sunned (to white) with frayed ends and brown staining, slightly splayed, boards and top edge dampstained (though the stain seems not to have percolated to the text ormargins). As is. 16.00

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3 ANSON, Peter F. Scots Fisherfolk. With Illustrations by the Author. First Edition in dustjacket
Published for The Saltire Society by the Banffshire Journal Ltd., Edinburgh, 1950, 1950 
ANSON, Peter F. Scots Fisherfolk. With Illustrations by the Author. (Edinburgh) : Published for The Saltire Society by the Banffshire Journal Ltd., 1950. First Edition. Pp (12),[1]-166,(2), frontispiece + 8 pp plates. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine.

Contents :
1. Scottish Sea Fisheries in the Past.
2. The Social Background of the Fisher Folk.
3. Religion and Superstitions.
4. The East Coast.
5. Orkneys and Shetlands.
6. The WestCoast—Mainland and Islands.
7. Methods of Fishing—Trawling, Drift Net, Ins hore, etc.
8. Fishing Vessels—Old and New. Maps;
Comparative Statistical Tables for 1938 and 1948;
Bibliography;
Details of Old Types of Scottish Fishing Vessels.

Edges sunned, dent to bottom edge of back cover, else very good in rubbed and chipped, but unclipped, dustjacket. 45.00

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