Atlantic Harbors : Stories of people, places and events on vessels, in harbors and on land, with the historical and geographical backdrops of the storied Atlantic Provinces of Canada..

By: SHERWOOD, Roland H.

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SHERWOOD, Roland H. Atlantic Harbors. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1972). Later Printing. Pp (2),3-119,(1). 8vo, blue matte card covers, with illustration and lettering in black. O'Dea 5114. Roland Harold Sherwood (b. February 7, 1902, Amherst, Nova Scotia - d. December 30, 1992, Pictou, Nova Scotia). Newfoundland chapters : Thread and Needle Sailor (on the 1875 wreck of the Naughtless near Coombs Cove, pp.19-22); Schooner Devil (pp.83-87). Other chapters include: "Harbors of Home"; "Stormy Petrel Tragedy";"Tragic Wedding Dress"; "Treasure Trove"; "John Cabot"; "Seaweed on the Fl oor"; "Thrice Hanged"; "Black Pool"; "Superstitions of the Sea"; "ReversingFalls"; "Ghost of Sable Island"; "The Eye of Glooscap"; "Pilots of the Pur ple Twilight"; "Marco-Polo Rescue"; "Sailor Bill"; "First Transatlantic Mail"; "Tides of Fundy"; "First Transatlantic Cable"; "Fishing Fleet" and "Young Teazer". Despite the Hantsport on the title-page this has the older Windsor location on rear cover. Very good. 10.00

Title: Atlantic Harbors : Stories of people, places and events on vessels, in harbors and on land, with the historical and geographical backdrops of the storied Atlantic Provinces of Canada..

Author Name: SHERWOOD, Roland H.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Lancelot, Windsor, 1972,:

Seller ID: 20735

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA NAUTICAL NEWFOUNDLAND SHIPWRECKS CANADA CANADIAN,