Author:ADAMS, Peter


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Clipper Ships Done in Cork Models. 4TH PR.

By: ADAMS, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dutton, New York, 1929,:

Seller ID: 22259

ADAMS, Peter. Clipper Ships Done in Cork Models. N.Y.: E.P. Dutton, (1929).Fourth printing (stated). Pp. (8),ix-xix,(1),[1]-102,(6), frontis., includ ing illustations. Sm.8vo, green cloth. Spine and top edge sunned, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Trent, McGill and the North : A Story of Canada's Growth as a Sovereign Polar Nation

By: ADAMS, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cover to Cover Publication Services, Peterborough, Ontario, 2007, ISBN:9780978436803:

Seller ID: 98598

ADAMS, Peter. Trent, McGill and the North : A Story of Canada's Growth as aSovereign Polar Nation. (Peterborough, Ontario) : Cover to Cover Publicati on Services, (2007). First Edition. Pp (16),17- 221,(3) + 24-page centre section of colour photographs. Double column. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers, with blue spine. Contents : Chapter 1. McGill and Axel Heiberg Island, Nunavut (To M cGill and Axel Heiberg; Axel Heiberg Island and the McGill Expeditions; The Reconnaissance Year, 1959; The Foundation Years, 1960 and 1961; Life and W ork on the Glaciers; Place Names, Personal Life and Budge Crawley)... View more info

Racing Yachts. 4th pr in dj.

By: ADAMS, Peter KROLL, Madelaine.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dutton, 1930,:

Seller ID: 33927

ADAMS, Peter. Racing Yachts : Done on Cork Models; illustrated with pen drawings by Madelaine Kroll. NY: E.P. Dutton, (1930). Fourth Printing. Pp 120.Small 8vo, red cloth. Essentially an activity-based introduction to yachti ng history mostly (but not exclusively) for younger readers: while the models depicted look rather crude, the narrative of America's Cup races is quite bracing. Slightly rubbed, some edgewear, else vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 40.00 View more info

Voyage Through the Antarctic. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: ADAMS, Richard and Ronald LOCKLEY LOCKLEY, Ronald HIRST-SMITH, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Knopf, New York, 1983, ISBN:0394528581:

Seller ID: 19318

ADAMS, Richard and Ronald LOCKLEY. Voyage Through the Antarctic. Photographs by Peter Hirst-Smith. N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. First US Edition. Pp 160. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth spine. "Adams set out with Ronald Lockley and photographer Peter Hirst-0Smith aboard a ship that would take them -- and seventy-five other passengers [aboard the Lindblad Explorer] -- down from Tierra del Fuego and eventually back up to the southern tip of New Zealand: a trip of some 6,500 miles along the coasts and through the seas of Antarctica. [...] They visited Captain Scott's huts -- one built in 1902, t... View more info

Addicted : Notes from the Belly of the Beast. 3rd Printing

By: CROZIER, Lorna and Patrick LANE (eds.) LANE, Patrick RICHARDS, David Adams GZOWSKI, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Greystone Books, Vancouver, 2001, ISBN:1550548867:

Seller ID: 64084

CROZIER, Lorna and Patrick LANE (eds.). Addicted : Notes from the Belly of the Beast ; edited by Lorna Crozier & Patrick Lane. Vancouver: Greystone Books, (2001). Third Printing. Pp. [2],(i)-xiv,(1)-192,[2]. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers. A collection of personal accounts from Canadian authors relating their tales of addiction and recovery. Includes accounts from Patrick Lane, Marnie Woodrow, Lois Simmie, Peter Gzowski, Evelyn Lau, Lorna Crozier, David Adams Richards, Sheri-D Wilson, John Newlove, and Stephen Reid. Very good. 15.00 View more info

Antigonish Review. Numbers 87-88, Fall 1991 - Winter 1992. Special Issue onR.J. MacSween.

By: MacSWEEN, R.J. SANGER, Peter RICHARDS, David Adams DUDEK, Louis

Price: $26.00

Publisher: St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, N.S., 1991,:

Seller ID: 97797

(MacSWEEN, R.J.). The Antigonish Review. Numbers 87-88, Fall 1991 – Winter 1992. (Antigonish, N.S.: St. Francis Xavier University, 1991. Pp [1]-328,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers, lettered in maroon. A Special Issue on R.J. MacSween. Father R.J. MacSween (b. 1915, Ironville, Cape Breton - d. 1990) was a poet and for 35 years an English professor at St.Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, and founder of The Ant igonish Review. Contents : Remembering MacSween (by George Sanderson); Part1: R.J. MacSween (From the Inside; Ironville; Fiction; Poetry; Articles; ... View more info