Cape Breton Ships and Men. in dj

By: PARKER, John

Price: $60.00

Quantity: 2 available


PARKER, John, M.B.E., Mater Mariner. Cape Breton Ships and Men. N.pl.: n.pub., (1967). First Printing. "Designed, printed and bound in England by Hazell, Watson & Viney". "The Government of Nova Scotia assisted in the publication of this book". "Principal distributors: George J. McLeod Limited, 73 Bathurst Street, Toronto, 2B, Ont." Pp. (5),6-197,(3), frontispiece + 20 pages of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with tan illustration to front board, tan lettering to front board and spine.

Tennyson Cape Breton: A Bibliography 1039, Tennyson Cape Bretoniana 1481; MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 228.

Chapters :
Early Days in Cape Breton;
Remarks on Shipbuilding in Cape Breton;
The August Gale;
The Sydney Area (pp.39-60);
Baddeck;
Big Bras d'Or;
Little Bras d'Or;
Shipbuilding in Small Communities around the Bras d'Or Lakes;
Isle Madame and South-West Part;
St. Ann's;
North Eastern Part;
Port Hawkesbury and Strait of Canso;
West Coast of Cape Breton;
South and East Coast of Cape Breton;
Port Morien (Cow Bay);
Captain Charles Muggah Lorway;
Captain Charles Muggah Burchell;
Captain John Duncan MacKenzie;
Captain Ronald MacDonald;
Captain Matthew Ryan.

With an index and a 15 p.list of sailing ships built in Cape Breton Island.

A very good copy in a clean, crisp dustjacket. 60.00

Title: Cape Breton Ships and Men. in dj

Author Name: PARKER, John

Categories: 81,

Publisher: 1967,: 1967

Seller ID: 14372

Keywords: CAPE BRETON NAUTICAL NOVA SCOTIA CANADA CANADIAN SHIPPING HISTORY SEAMEN SHIPBUILDING,