Woven Weirs of MInas. First Edition


GORDON, Joleen. The Woven Weirs of Minas. Nova Scotia Museum Curatorial Report Number 73. Halifax: Nova Scotia Museum, January, 1993. First Edition. Pp (2),1-75,(1). With 47 b&w photos, some maps and other illustrations in the text. Large 8vo (8½ x 11 inches), black plastic comb-bound, illustrated blue cardcovers, lettered in black. Joleen Gordon, née Aldous (b. 1945, Toronto). Contents : Introduction; History of the Brush Weirs in Nova Scotia; The James Webb Weir at Economy, Nova Scotia; The Gerald Lewis Weir at Five Islands, Nova Scotia; Summary; Bibliography; Appendix One - Description of the Webb Weir, 1987,1988; Appendix Two - "Weirs, Economy Point Down" by Margaret J. Beattie; Appendix Three - "Weir Fishing in Minudie" by Will R. Bird; Appendix Four - "The Fish Camps of Minudie" by Lillian Arseneau; AppendixFive - Gilbert Seaman Diary, excerpts; Afterwords. Faint stain to upper co rner of front cover, else very good. 25.00

Title: Woven Weirs of MInas. First Edition

Author Name: GORDON, Joleen Nova Scotia Museum Curatorial Report No. 73 BIRD, Will R. BEATTIE, Margaret J.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, NS, 1993,:

Seller ID: 107774

Keywords: WEIRS WOVEN WEIR CRAFT HISTORY CANADIAN LOCAL COLCHESTER COUNTY NOVA SCOTIA FISHERIES CRAFTS CANADA,