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Postage Stamps and Postal History of Newfoundland. Reprint

By: BOGGS, Winthrop S. POOLE, Bertram W.H. HUBER, Harry PERLIN, A.B., foreword

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Quartermain Publications, Lawrence, Mass., 1975, ISBN:088000066X:

Seller ID: 7395


BOGGS, Winthrop S. The Postage Stamps and Postal History of Newfoundland byWinthrop S. Boggs with Postage Stamps of Newfoundland [by] Bertram W.H. Po ole [and] Harry E. Huber. Lawrence, Mass.: Quartermain Publications, Inc., (1975). Pp (12)-186,[1]-65,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, beige cloth. O'Dea 2470b.Foreword (May 1975) by A.B. Perlin. Robert H. Tait's foreword in the Boggs . The Boggs book originally appeared in 1942 (Kalamazoo: Chambers Publishing Company) and the Poole & Huber in 1922 (Portland, Maine: Severn, Wylie, Jewett Co.). Chapters : 1. Historical and Geographical; 2. Early Postal Hist... View more info

Treasury of Mississippi River Folklore : Stories, Ballads, Traditions and Folkways of the Mid-American River Country. no dj.

By: BOTKIN, B.A., ed. CARMER, Carl, foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers, New York, 1955,:

Seller ID: 77920


BOTKIN, B.A., ed. A Treasury of Mississippi River Folklore : Stories, Ballads, Traditions and Folkways of the Mid-American River Country. Foreword by Carl Carmer. New York: Crown Publishers, (1955). Pp. [i]-xx,[1]-620. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt lettering to spine. Minor bumping an light fraying to spine ends, many corners dog-eared, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Effect of Polyphosphates and Other Salts on Drip Loss and Oxidative Rancidity of Frozen Fish.

By: BOYD, J.W. And B.A. SOUTHCOTT. Journal Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Vol. 22, No. 1

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1956,:

Seller ID: 80096


BOYD, J.W. And B.A. SOUTHCOTT. Effect of Polyphosphates and Other Salts on Drip Loss and Oxidative Rancidity of Frozen Fish. A offprint from Journal Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Vol. 22, No. 1, 1965, pp. 53-67,(1). 8vo, stapled self-wraps. Very good. 15.00 View more info

Bibliography of Malawi

By: BROWN, Edward E., Carol A. FISHER, and John B. WEBSTER (compilers).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Program of Eastern African Studies, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y., 1965,:

Seller ID: 90656


BROWN, Edward E., Carol A. FISHER, and John B. WEBSTER (compilers). A Bibliography of Malawi. (Syracuse, N.Y.) : Program of Eastern African Studies, Syracuse University, (1965). Pp (6),1-161,(1). Indexes. 8vo, illustrated white stapled caed covers. Syracuse University Eastern African BibliographicalSeries, No. 1, Malawi. Rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

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De eerste tocht van de Willem Barents naar de Noordelijke IJszee 1878. 2 vols in dj.

By: BRUYNS, W.F.J. Morzer, ed de BRUIJNE, A. BALJE, B.G.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Walburg Pers, Zutphen, 1985, ISBN:9060114000:

Seller ID: 35477


BRUYNS, W.F.J. Mörzer, ed. De eerste tocht van de Willem Barents naar de Noordelijke IJszee 1878 : De dagboeken van Antonius de Bruijne en Bastiaan Gerardus Baljé. Zutphen: De Walburg Pers, 1985. Two volumes. Pp 368. 8vo, blue cloth. A Dutch-language account of the expeditions of the schooner WillemBarents from 1878-1884, tracing the track of its sixteenth-century namesak e beyond Spitsbergen and Novaya Zemlya. Both vols. vg in slightly rubbed djs. 120.00 View more info

History of Ridley Hall, Cambridge, Volume I: To the End of A.D. 1907

By: BULLOCK, F. W. B. PEROWNE, A. W. T. (foreword)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University Press, 1941,:

Seller ID: 68799


BULLOCK, F. W. B. The History of Ridley Hall, Cambridge, Volume I: To the End of A.D. 1907. With a Foreword by the Visitor of Ridley Hall, The Right Rev. A. W. T. Perowne. Cambridge: University Press, 1941. Pp. 477. With eight leaves of plates. 8vo, green cloth, red titles to spine. Vg. 50.00 View more info

Historical Geography of Bible Lands

By: CALKIN, John B. FALCONER, Robert A., The Rev. (intro.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: A. and W. McKinley, Halifax, 1905,:

Seller ID: 67187


CALKIN, John B. Historical Geography of Bible Lands . With an introduction by The Rev. Robert A. Falconer. Halifax: A. and W. McKinley, 1905. Pp. [1]-180, + 14 colour maps at rear. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine.John Burgess Calkin (b. November 16, 1829, Cornwallis, N.S - d. September 17, 1918, Truro, N.S.) educator and author. Some light edgewear, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Ice Interaction with Offshore Structures. First printing in dustjacket

By: CAMMAERT, A.B., and D.B. MUGGERIDGE MUGGERIDGE, D.B.

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1988, ISBN:0442216521:

Seller ID: 101053


CAMMAERT, A.B., and D.B. MUGGERIDGE. Ice Interaction with Offshore Structures. New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold, (1988). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xvi,1-432. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, grey cloth, brown lettering to spine. "The effect of ice is probably the single most significant concern for the designer of offshore structures - both fixed and floating - in Arctic regions. Structural mass and framework must withstand the extraordinary forces exerted both by continuous ice sheets and by intermittent formations suchas multi-year ridges and floes, rafted ice and icebergs. The encroachme... View more info

With the Corners Off : My Adventurous Life on Land and Sea.. US no dj

By: CAMPBELL, A.B.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Lippincott, 1938,:

Seller ID: 19965


CAMPBELL, A.B. Commander. With the Corners Off : My Adventurous Life on Land and Sea. Phil.: J.B. Lippincott Co., (1938). Pp 291. 8vo, orange cloth. Chapters of particular interest: 12. With the Mine-Sweepers; 13. Armed Merchantmen; 16. The Pacific Isles; 17. The End of H.M.S. Oranto. Gift inscription, else vg. 17.00 View more info

With the Corners Off : My Adventurous Life on Land and Sea.. UK no dj

By: CAMPBELL, A.B.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Harrap, London, 1937,:

Seller ID: 14342


CAMPBELL, A.B., Commander. With the Corners Off : My Adventurous Life on Land and Sea. London: George G. Harrap & Co., (1937). Pp 291. 8vo, red cloth.Chapters of particular interest: 12. With the Mine-Sweepers; 13. Armed Mer chantmen; 16. The Pacific Isles; 17. The End of H.M.S. Oranto. Spotting to rear board, foxed, gift inscription, else vg. 17.00 View more info

Salute the Red Duster. 2nd UK in dj

By: CAMPBELL, A.B. MOUNTEVANS, Admiral Lord, foreword

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Christopher Johnson, London, 1953,:

Seller ID: 19874


CAMPBELL, Commander A.B. Salute the Red Duster. With a foreword by Admiral Lord Mountevans. London : Christopher Johnson, (1953). Second Printing. Pp 207. Illustrated. 8vo, yellow cloth. Commander Campbell's account of the Merchant Navy's exploits in World War Two. Chapters : A Malta Convoy; Operation Dynamo; A Woman's Story; North Atlantic Battles; Open Boats; The AmateurDoctor; Russian Convoy; The Surface Raider; The Joessing Fjord Incident; W ar in the Far East; Every Time Lucky; The Merchant navy Returns. Name, elsevg in dj. 35.00 View more info

Great Moments at Sea.

By: CAMPBELL, A.B., Commander.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phoenix House, London , 1957,:

Seller ID: 92667


CAMPBELL, A.B., Commander. Great Moments at Sea. Illustrated by Bruce Cornwell. London : Phoenix House Ltd, (1957). First Edition. Pp [1]-128. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. “Nothing gives a bigger thrill than that of the great stories of the sea. Every generation produces its own outstanding epic. In peace or war the drama produces some of the greatest moments of human courage. Commander Campbell brings ten of them to life - some of them stories of almost legendary fair excitement: the Cossack's capture of the Altmark, the sinking of the Graf Spee, and Captain Carl... View more info

Tracks Across the Landscape : The S & L Commemorative History. First Edition.

By: CAMPBELL, Brian. JOHNSTON, A.J.B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UCCB Press, 1995, ISBN:0920336647:

Seller ID: 36545


CAMPBELL, Brian with A.J.B. JOHNSTON. Tracks Across the Landscape : The S &L Commemorative History. (Sydney: University College of Cape Breton Press, 1995). First Edition. Pp 110. Oblong 8vo, illustrated pink card cvoers. "T he development of the Sydney and Louisburg Railway, like the tracks it laidacross the landscape, followed a winding course through Cape Breton's hist ory. For well over half a century, the S&L Railway played a pivotal and memorable role in the life and economy of the Island. It hauled coal from the pithead to ships, it carried people to company picnics and served the c... View more info

Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 4 / No. 6, June 1969.

By: Canadian Antiques Collector HEINRICH, T.A. WEBSTER, D.B. RYDER, H.G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, Toronto , 1969,:

Seller ID: 95910


(Canadian Antiques Collector). Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 4 / No. 6,June 1969. Toronto : Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, 1969. Pp [1]-31,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated white and brown stapled wrappers. Contents : Japanese Theatre Prints [Part 1] (by T.A. Heinrich); Beaver Teapots (by D.B. Webster); The Walking Rocking Horse (by H.G. Ryder); China Mark Research (by G.A. Godden); Edward-King of the Castles (by M. Evans); Glass - The Great Enigma (by M. Holland); Ancient MexicanGold Masterpieces (by A. Wardell). Rubbed, penned name and mailing label, pa... View more info

Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 10 / No. 2, March / April 1975

By: Canadian Antiques Collector PERLIN, A.B. TUCK, James STORY, G.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, Toronto , 1975,:

Seller ID: 84603


(Canadian Antiques Collector). Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 10 / No. 2, March / April 1975. Toronto : Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, 1975. Pp [1]-87,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated blue stapled wrappers. Special issue on Newfoundland. Contents : The Outport (by E.P. Henley); The Story of Newfoundland (by A.B. Perlin); The Beothuck Indians (by Ingeborg Marshall); The Norse in Newfoundland (by James Tuck); Newfoundland Dialects (by G.M. Story); Greenspond (by George Kapelos and Douglas Richardson); Old Prints of Newfoundland (by F.A. O'Dea); Collectors a... View more info

Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 10 / No. 2, March / April 1975

By: Canadian Antiques Collector PERLIN, A.B. TUCK, James STORY, G.M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, Toronto , 1975,:

Seller ID: 95907


(Canadian Antiques Collector). Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 10 / No. 2, March / April 1975. Toronto : Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, 1975. Pp [1]-87,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated blue stapled wrappers. Special issue on Newfoundland. Contents : The Outport (by E.P. Henley); The Story of Newfoundland (by A.B. Perlin); The Beothuck Indians (by Ingeborg Marshall); The Norse in Newfoundland (by James Tuck); Newfoundland Dialects (by G.M. Story); Greenspond (by George Kapelos and Douglas Richardson); Old Prints of Newfoundland (by F.A. O'Dea); Collectors a... View more info

Northern Mariner : Journal of the Canadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. 2, No. 2, April 1992

By: Canadian Nautical Research Society PULLEN, T.C. ROWLEY, Graham DOUGLAS, W.A.B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland MUN, St. John's , 1992,:

Seller ID: 91284


(Canadian Nautical Research Society). The Northern Mariner : Journal of theCanadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. II, No. 2, April 1992. (St. John' s : Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1992). Pp (4),1-101,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated pale blue card covers.Contents : T.C. Pullen's "Convoy O.N. 127 and The Loss of HMCS Ottawa, 13 September, 1942: A Personal Reminiscence" (pp 1-27); Graham Rowley's "Captain T.C. Pullen, RCN: Polar Navigator" (pp 29-49); W.A.B. Douglas (Comp.) "Captain T.C. Pullen, RCN: an Arctic bibliography" (pp... View more info

Blocking of Zeebrugge. First American Edition, blue cloth

By: CARPENTER, A.F.B. BEATTY, Earl, intro. FOCH, Marshal, appreciation. SIMS, Rear Admiral, appreciation.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1922,:

Seller ID: 55758


CARPENTER, Captain A. F. B., V.C., R.N. The Blocking of Zeebrugge. With an Introduction by Admiral Earl Beatty, and Appreciations by Marshal Foch, Rear Admiral Sims, and Count Visart, (Burgomaster of Bruges). Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1922. First American Edition. Pp 276, + [22] leaves of plates (including three drawings by Charles De Lacy) and [8] pp of maps and/or plans, including [2] folding maps. 8vo, blue cloth, red lettering to spine and upper board. This is an account of the Royal Navies' successful World War I operation to block Zeebrugge and there by destroy the superiority of the th... View more info

Up the Stikine to the Cassiar

By: CASTLE, William F. Canadian Geographic Journal 10:01 January 1935 BAUER, H.A. DEMILLE, John B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canadian Geographical Society, Montreal, 1935,:

Seller ID: 103174


CASTLE, William F. "Up the Stikine to the Cassiar". An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. X, No. 1, January 1935, pp. 14-21 with illustrations. Montreal : Canadian Geographical Society, January, 1935. Pp i-ii,[1]-50,iii-xiv. Illustrated. Map. Double column. Large 8vo, white & blue printed paper covers. Other contents : Glimpses of the Saar (by H.A. Bauer, pp 2-13); The Haunts of Blackbeard (by Ethel Kirk Grayson, pp 22-30); The Shickshocks of Gaspé (by John B. DeMille, pp 30-42, with 2 colour plates); Old Mills of the Loyalists (by A.M. Going, pp 43-50). A very nice copy. ... View more info

Water Circulation and Management of Infectious Salmon Anemia in the Salmon Aquaculture Industry in Passamaquoddy Bay, Southwestern New Brunswick

By: CHANG, B.D., F.H. PAGE, R.J. LOSIER, D.A. GREENBERG, J.D. CHAFFEY, et al. PAGE, F.H. LOSIER, R.J. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2622

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa, 2006,:

Seller ID: 73199


CHANG, B.D., F.H. PAGE, R.J. LOSIER, D.A. GREENBERG, J.D. CHAFFEY, and E.P.McCURDY. Water Circulation and Management of Infectious Salmon Anemia in t he Salmon Aquaculture Industry in Passamaquoddy Bay, Southwestern New Brunswick . Ottawa: Fisheries and Oceans Canada, 2006. Pp. [i]-iii,(1),1-46. Illustrated with maps. 4to, printed cream card covers with plain black spine. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, number 2622. Chang, Page, Losier and McCurdy are affiliated with the Fisheries and OceansBiological Station at St. Andrews, NB, while Greenberg and Chaffey are wit ... View more info