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Report on the Algorithmic Language ALGOL 68

By: van WIJNGAARDEN, A. (ed.), B.J. MAILLOUX, B.J. PECK, J.E.L. KOSTER, C.H.A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Springer-Verlag, Berlin - Heidelberg - New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 105614


van WIJNGAARDEN, A. (ed.), B.J. MAILLOUX, J.E.L. PECK, and C.H.A. KOSTER. Report on the Algorithmic Language ALGOL 68. Offprint from Numerische Mathematik, 14. Berlin - Heidelberg - New York : Springe-Verlag, 1969. Pp [79]-218,+ stiff paper sheet of Metaproduction Rules laid in. 8vo, cream card covers, both covers lettered in black, with a blank spine. Contents : O. Introduction. O.1. Aims and principles of design. 0.2. Comparison with ALGOL 60. 1. Language and metalanguage. 1.1. The method of description. 1.2. The metaproduction rules. 1.3. Pragmatics. 2. The computer and the program. 2.1. Sy... View more info

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Collection of Typescript Letters, with Associated Documentation.

By: Victoria Cross -- Naval Service, William Hall, A.B.). HALL, William. PULLEN, H.L.

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: 1966,:

Seller ID: 71640


(Victoria Cross -- Naval Service, William Hall, A.B.). Collection of Typescript Letters, with Associated Documentation. Oversize three-ring binder containing a substantial portion of the three -year correspondence of Rear Admiral H. L. Pullen relating to his efforts to restore to prominence the nameof William Hall, V.C. (1829-1904), a Canadian hero of the Relief of Luckno w, and to secure the repatriation from England of Hall's Victoria Cross medal group to the Province of Nova Scotia. The content of the binder comprises 27 carbon copies of letters addressed by Pullen; 28 original letters addr... View more info

H.A. Cody : A Bibliography of the Fiction

By: VINCENT, Thomas B., (comp) CODY, H.A. Bibliofiles Series 01

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Loyal Colonies Press,, Kingston , 2005, ISBN:0920832121:

Seller ID: 109455


VINCENT, Thomas B., (comp). H.A. Cody : A Bibliography of the Fiction. Compiled by Thomas B. Vincent. [cover adds: “Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, Ontario”]. Kingston, Ontario : Loyal Colonies Press, (2005). Second Printing, Revised. Unpaginated. Pp [140]. 4to, white and blue cardcovers. 21.4 x 27.4 cm Limited, Numbered Edition. “This is copy number: 8/10 copies of Version 1.1 Second Impression …2005 ”. No.1 in the Bibliofiles Series. First edition was 2004. Detailed bibliographical descriptions, covering the variants of The Chief of the Ranges, Fighting Stars, The Fourt... View more info

W.A. Fraser : A Bibliography of the Fiction

By: VINCENT, Thomas B., (comp) FRASER, W.A. Bibliofiles Series 03

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Loyal Colonies Press,, Kingston , 2005, ISBN:0920832164:

Seller ID: 109457


VINCENT, Thomas B., (comp). W.A. Fraser: A Bibliography of the Fiction. Compiled by Thomas B. Vincent. [cover adds: “Royal Military College of Canada,Kingston, Ontario”]. Kingston, Ontario : Loyal Colonies Press, (2005). Fir st Edition. Unpaginated. Pp [92]. 4to, white and blue cardcovers. 21.4 x 27.4 cm Limited, Numbered Edition. “This is copy number: 8/10 of Version 1.0 (Second Impression, 2005).”. No.3 in the Bibliofiles Series. William Alexander Fraser (b. 1859 River John, Pictou County, Nova Scotia - d. November 9,1933, Toronto). Detailed bibliographical descriptions, covering the... View more info

John A. Macdonald.

By: WAITE, P.B. MACDONALD, John A., Sir The Canadians : A Continuing Series.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited, Don Mills, Ont., 1976, ISBN:0889022313:

Seller ID: 86027


WAITE, P.B. John A. Macdonald. (Don Mills, Ont.) : Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited, (1976). First Edition. Pp [1]-62,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A volume in The Canadians : A Continuing Series. A biography of the first Prime Minister of Canada, Sir John A. Macdonald. Spine lightly browned, else very good. 12.50 View more info

Queen Alexandria 3c Value of Newfoundland's"

By: WALSH, John M. and Norris R. DYER B.N.A. Topics 51:03 DYER, Norris R. SEASTEDT, Norman

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 1994,:

Seller ID: 51600


WALSH, John M. and Norris R. DYER. "The Queen Alexandria 3c Value of Newfoundland's Royal Family." An article in B.N.A. Topics, Official Journal of the British North America Philatelic Society, Vol.51, No.3, July-August-September, 1994. Pp 37-43. Double column. Also Norman Seastedt's "An Essay Find for the Newfoundland Thirteen-cent of 1865", (pp.28-32). Vg. For the issue. 4.00 View more info

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History of Prince Edward Island From Its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D.1831.

By: WARBURTON, A.B. DesBARRES, J.F.W.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Barnes and Co., Limited, Printers, 1923,:

Seller ID: 1315


WARBURTON, A.B., D.C.L., K.C. A History of Prince Edward Island From Its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D.1831. Saint John, N.B., Barnes and Co., Limited, Printers, 1923. Pp (8), ix-xv, (1), [1]-494,(2), frontis. of Jacques Cartier + 13 leaves of plates. 8vo,maroon cloth. Morley p.120, Watters p.744, Rhodenizer p.571. Organized in 6 parts : I.The Discovery; II.The "French Regime"; III.The Deportation; IV.Annexed to Nova Scotia; V.Separate Government; VI.Miscellaneous. Part VI deals with the Churches and the early Chief Justices. With appendices,... View more info

History of Prince Edward Island From Its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D.1831. ex-library

By: WARBURTON, A.B. DesBARRES, J.F.W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1923,:

Seller ID: 50232


WARBURTON, A.B., d.c.l., k.c. A History of Prince Edward Island From Its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D.1831. Saint John, N.B., Barnes and Co., Limited, Printers, 1923. Pp (8), ix-xv, (1), [1]-494, (2), frontis. ofCartier + 13 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Morley p.120, Watters p.744, Rhodenizer p.571. Organized in 6 parts : I.The Discovery; II.The "French Regime"; III.The Deportation; IV.Annexed toNova Scotia; V.Separate Government; VI.Miscellaneous. Part VI deals with t he Churches and the early Chief Justices. With appendices, bibliogr... View more info

History of Prince Edward Island From Its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D.1831.

By: WARBURTON, A.B. DesBARRES, J.F.W.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: 1923,:

Seller ID: 60481


WARBURTON, A.B., d.c.l., k.c. A History of Prince Edward Island From Its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D.1831. Saint John, N.B., Barnes and Co., Limited, Printers, 1923. Pp (8), ix-xv, (1), [1]-494,(2), frontis. of Jacques Cartier + 13 leaves of plates. 8vo,green cloth. Morley p.120, Watters p.744, Rhodenizer p.571. Organized in 6 parts : I.The Discovery; II.The "French Regime"; III.The Deportation; IV.A nnexed to Nova Scotia; V.Separate Government; VI.Miscellaneous. Part VI deals with the Churches and the early Chief Justices. With appendices,... View more info

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History of Prince Edward Island From Its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D.1831. signed

By: WARBURTON, A.B. DesBARRES, J.F.W.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1923,:

Seller ID: 11524


WARBURTON, A.B., d.c.l., k.c. A History of Prince Edward Island From Its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D.1831. Saint John, N.B., Barnes and Co., Limited, Printers, 1923. Pp (8), ix-xv, (1), [1]-494, (2), frontispiece of Cartier + 13 leaves of plates. 8vo, cloth. Morley p.120, Watters p.744, Rhodenizer p.571. Organized in 6 parts : I.The Discovery; II.The "French Regime"; III.The Deportation; IV.Annexed toNova Scotia; V.Separate Government; VI.Miscellaneous. Part VI deals with t he Churches and the early Chief Justices. With appendices, bibliogr... View more info

Big Game Fishing. First Edition

By: WATKINS, A. B. K

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Geoffrey Bles, London, 1950,:

Seller ID: 101843


WATKINS, A. B. K. Big Game Fishing. London : Geoffrey Bles, MCML [1950]. First Edition. Pp (6),7-217,(7), frontispiece + 7 leaves of plates. 8vo, bluecloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed blue. Contents : Foreword, b y Errol Bullen. 1. I Begin to Fish. 2. Fishing Inside and Outside. 3. The Big Game Bug Bites. 4. Bigger Fish Bite. 5. New Zealand. 6. Marlin on My Doorstep. 7. Captures and Losses. 8. Bermagui. 9. A Successful Season. 10. Finis. Appendices : 1. Glossary of Terms. 2. Details of Fish Mentioned in Book. Spine sunned, rubbed, boards slightly flared, penned name, Flyfishers' Cl... View more info

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Shipbuilding Cyclopedia : A Reference Book covering Definitions of Shipbuilding Terms, Basic Design, Hull Specifications, Planning and Estimating, Ships Rigging and Cargo Handling Gear, Tables of Displacement of Commodities...

By: WEBSTER, F.B., ed. BATES, J.L., associate editor PHILLIPS, S.M., associate editor HAAG, A.H., associate editor

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Simmons-Boardman, New York, 1920,: 1920

Seller ID: 76670


WEBSTER, F.B., (ed.). Shipbuilding Cyclopedia : A Reference Book covering Definitions of Shipbuilding Terms, Basic Design, Hull Specifications, Planning and Estimating, Ships Rigging and Cargo Handling Gear, Tables of Displacement of Commodities, Arrangement and Working Drawings of Modern Vessels, and a Composite Catalogue of Marine Equipment. F.B. Webster, editor. J.L. Bates, S.M. Phillips, A.H. Haag, associate editors. New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Company, (1920). Pp. (6),1-1,119,(3), with numbered folding plates and charts. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, heavy black leathe... View more info

British Regional Geology : Bristol and Gloucester District. Second Edition

By: WELCH, F.B.A. and R. CROOKALL TROTTER, F.M. KELLAWAY, G.A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, Geological Survey and Museum, London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 65285


WELCH, F.B.A. and R. CROOKALL. British Regional Geology : Bristol and Gloucester District. Second Edition by G,A. KELLAWAY and F.B.A. WELCH. London : Her Majesty's Stationery Office, Geological Survey and Museum, (1964). Ninth Impression. Pp. 91. Illustrated. Folding Plate. 8vo, printed green cardcovers. Very good. NOTE: Shipping may be less for this slim item. 20.00 View more info

The Challenge

By: WHIPPLE, A. B. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: William Morrow, New York, 1987, ISBN:0688089089: 1987

Seller ID: 55342

ISBN: 0688089089


WHIPPLE, A. B. C. The Challenge. New York : William Morrow, (1987). Pp. 320, including plates. 8vo, illustrated green card covers. Addison Beecher Colvin ("Cal") Whipple (b. July 15, 1918, Glen Falls, New York – d. March 17, 2013, Greenwich, Connecticut). "An enthralling book which uses ... two vessels' race around Cape Horn, in 1851, as the backbone for a spirited history of the clipper ship era." - from the rear cover. Sticker remnant to front cover, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Yankee Whalers in the South Seas. First Edition

By: WHIPPLE, A.B.C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York, 1954,:

Seller ID: 21557


WHIPPLE, A.B.C. Yankee Whalers in the South Seas. Drawings by Richard M. Powers. Garden City, New York : Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1954. First Edition. Pp (6),[7-304. 8vo, grey cloth. "A.B.C. Whipple has collected the whaling lore of this whole extraordinary era - stories of ships sunk by rogue whales, tales of the real-life prototype of Moby Dick, and yarns of cannibalism, mutiny, and Polynesian "marriage." Such great captains as Pollard, Chase, Hussey, and Tilton sail through incredible exploits in the pages of this book. And Mr. Whipple pieces together the facts in Herman Melvi... View more info

Yankee Whalers in the South Seas. US in dj

By: WHIPPLE, A.B.C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1954,:

Seller ID: 18328


WHIPPLE, A.B.C. Yankee Whalers in the South Seas. Drawings by Richard M. Powers. Garden City : Doubleday & Co., 1954. Pp 304. 8vo, grey cloth. Forster 269. "A.B.C. Whipple has collected the whaling lore of this whole extraordinary era - stories of ships sunk by rogue whales, tales of the real-life prototype of Moby Dick, and yarns of cannibalism, mutiny, and Polynesian "marriage." Such great captains as Pollard, Chase, Hussey, and Tilton sail through incredible exploits in the pages of this book. And Mr. Whipple pieces together the facts in Herman Melville's novels from Melville's ... View more info

The Challenge. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WHIPPLE, A.B.C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: William Morrow, New York, 1987, ISBN:0688071120: 1987

Seller ID: 19734

ISBN: 0688071120


WHIPPLE, A.B.C. The Challenge. New York : William Morrow, (1987). First Printing. Pp 320. 8vo, white cloth spine. Addison Beecher Colvin ("Cal") Whipple (b. July 15, 1918, Glen Falls, New York – d. March 17, 2013, Greenwich, Connecticut). "A.B.C. Whipple ... brings the history to life by telling the story of Robert Waterman, the preeminent clipper ship captain who, on the eve of his retirement, took up one final challenge to race the Flying Cloud around Cape Horn in the Challenge, a ship rigged to his own specifications and representing the bes... View more info

To the Shores of Tripoli : The Birth of the U.S. Navy and Marines. Book Club Edition in dustjacket.

By: WHIPPLE, A.B.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: William Morrow, New York, 1991, ISBN:0688087817:

Seller ID: 70714


WHIPPLE, A.B.C. To the Shores of Tripoli : The Birth of the U.S. Navy and Marines. New York : William Morrow, (1991). Book Club Edition. Pp. [1]-357,(3). 8vo, black cloth spine with pale green paper-covered boards. Addison Beecher Colvin ("Cal") Whipple (b. July 15, 1918, Glen Falls, New York – d. March 17, 2013, Greenwich, Connecticut). The story of Jefferson's naval war against Barbary pirates in the Mediterranean in the first part of the nineteenth century, during the Barbary War. Inking to front pastedown, else verygood in dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Fighting Sail. First Edition

By: WHIPPLE, A.B.C. Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Time-Life, Alexandria, Virginia , 1978,:

Seller ID: 20952


WHIPPLE, A.B.C. and the Editors of Time-Life Books. Fighting Sail. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1978). First Printing. Pp [1]-184. Illustrated throughout. 4to, black imitation morocco with pictorial inlay on upperboard. Map end-papers. In The Seafarers series. Vg. 25.00 View more info

Whalers. First Edition

By: WHIPPLE, A.B.C. Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Time-Life, Alexandria, Virginia, 1979,:

Seller ID: 18066


WHIPPLE, A.B.C. and the Editors of Time-Life Books. The Whalers. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1979). First Printing. Pp(5),[6]-176. Illustrated throughout. Large 8vo, black imitation morocco with pictorial inlay on upper board. Map end-papers. Addison Beecher Colvin ("Cal") Whipple (b. July 15, 1918, Glen Falls, New York – d. March 17, 2013, Greenwich, Connecticut). Forster 270. In The Seafarers series. Vg. 20.00 View more info