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1 GOODE, George Brown COLLINS, Joseph W. RATHBURN, Richard Fisheries and Fishery Industries. III-IV
GPO, 1887, 
GOODE, George Brown. The Fisheries and Fishery Industries of the United States. Section III : The Fishing Grounds of North America. With forty-nine charts. Edited by Richard Rathburn. [bound with] Section IV : The Fishermen of the United States. By George Brown Goode and Joseph W. Collins. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1887. Pp (5),ii-xviii,5-238,+ 17 charts, 4 plates, 32 ocean temperature charts;(2),3-178,+ 19 plates. 4to, black cloth. O'Dea 931. Contents of Section III : A. The Sea Fishing Grounds of the Eastern Coast of North America from Greenland to Mexico (by Joseph W. Collins and Richard Rathburn); B. The Sea Fishing Grounds of the Pacific Coast of the United States from the Straits of Fuca to Lower California (by Davdid S. Jordan); C. The Fishery Resources and Fishing Grounds of Alaska (by Tarleton H. Bean); D. The Fishing Grounds of the Great Lakes (by Ludwig Kumlien and Frederick W. True); E. The Geographical Distribution of Fresh-Water Food-Fishes in the Several Hydrographic Basins of the United States (by David S. Jordan); Ocean Temperatures of the Eastern Coast of the United States, with Thirty-Two Charts (by Richard Rathburn). Contents of Section IV : A. Nationality and General Characteristics; B. The Sailor-Fishermen of New England; C. Officers of Vessels - Discipline of the Crew - Navigation; D. Dangers of the Fisheries; E. Management of the vessels; F. Appendix. Of Newfoundland interest : Section III - The Atlantic Coast of Labrador (pp.8-13); The Eastern and Southern Coasts of Newfoundland (pp.13-16); The Gulf of Saint Lawrence (pp.16-23); Flemish Cap - Grand Bank - Bank of Saint Pierre (pp.61-67); plus 3 related maps/charts (The Flemish Cap, The Banks of Newfoundland, The Fishing Grounds of the Gulf of Saint Lawrence). References to Newfoundland fishermen in Index of Section IV. Spine rubbed, else vg. 250.00

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