Salt Seas and Sailormen. UK ed

By: WALLACE, Frederick William

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WALLACE, Frederick William. Salt Seas and Sailormen. London : Hodder and Stoughton Limited, n.d. [1922-1925?]. ("Copyright, Canada, 1922"). Printed inEngland. Pp (4),5-288. 12mo, red pressed cloth. Watters p.411, Rhodenizer p.758. Contents : "The Sail Dragger", "Tommy Decker's Tartar", "Mate of theAndrosina", "Slush and Parsimony", "He Who Laughs Last ---!", "Like a Prop er Sailorman" and "The Whaler". "Tommy Decker's Tartar" (pp.110-143) is thestory of a fishing schooner rivalry: the Nova Scotian Decker on the Quicks tep and the Newfoundlander Bill Kittery aboard the Ensenada. Besides the usual matters of fish and bait, the valuable black foxes of Anticosti play a major role. Other Newfoundland and Grand Banks references in the book. Inner and outer hinges tender, some edgewear, brown toning to edges of leafs, name, else good. 30.00

Title: Salt Seas and Sailormen. UK ed

Author Name: WALLACE, Frederick William

Categories: 78,

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1923,:

Seller ID: 14021

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA NOVA SCOTIA FISHERIES NAUTICAL NEWFOUNDLAND,