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Author Name:    WALLACE, Frederick William

Title:   Roving Fisherman : An Autobiography. Recounting Personal Experiences in theCommercial Fishing Fleets and Fish Industry of Canada and the United State s 1911-1924.. Limited Edition in dustjacket

Publisher:    Canadian Fisherman, Gardenvale, Que.:, 1955, 

Seller ID:   87832

WALLACE, Frederick William. Roving Fisherman : An Autobiography. RecountingPersonal Experiences in the Commercial Fishing Fleets and Fish Industry of Canada and the United States 1911-1924. Gardenvale, Que.: Canadian Fisherm an, 1955. First Edition. Pp [i]-xxi,(1),1-512,(2),+ 28 pp plates. Large 8vo, grey cloth spine, blue cloth boards, red lettering to spine. Watters p.590. “From log-books, diaries, and articles written many years ago, supplemented by a fairly tenacious memory, I am venturing to set down my experiencesin commercial fisheries under the title of "Roving Fisherman" — which titl e, to my mind, aptly describes them. Many changes have taken place in the industry throughout the years; many of the men I met, either as shipmates orin the course of business, have passed away. And since these reminiscences may have some historical value, if none other, I have been at pains in res pect to dates and facts and impressions, in order that the record might be accepted as true and unprejudiced.” - from the Foreword (p. xxi). Limited to 1000 numbered copies, this being no. 791. Very good in nicked dustjacket.300.00

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