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Schooner : An article in Canadian Yachting: Power & Sail, Vol.9, No.4, April 1984

By: Bluenose). CAMERON, Silver Donald Canadian Yachting 09:04 BRITTAIN, Chris

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canadian Yachting, 1984,:

Seller ID: 24913


(Bluenose). CAMERON, Silver Donald. "Schooner." An article in Canadian Yachting: Power & Sail, Vol.9, No.4, April 1984, pp 34-41, 75-78. Triple column. Illustrated with 5 photos. "One of the last in a long line of magnificentsailing ships, Bluenose was Canada's pride and glory of the open seas". Al so: Chris Brittain's "The Bras d'Or: Cruisers come a long way to discover Cape Breton's Saltwater Lakes" (pp.66-73). Very good, for the number. 8.00 View more info

Once Upon a Schooner. : An Offshore [cover has Foreign] Voyage in Bluenose II. First Edition, Paperback

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing, Halifax , 1992,:

Seller ID: 4592


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Once Upon a Schooner : An Offshore [cover has "Foreign"] Voyage in Bluenose II. Halifax, Nova Scotia : Formac Publishing Limited, 1992. Pp (8),[vii]-viii,(2),[1]-146,(2) + 8 p. photos. 8vo, photo- illustrated trade paperback. "Silver Donald Cameron has long been captivated bythe romance of sailing and by the stories surrounding Bluenose and Bluenos e II . One summer he sailed as an ordinary seaman on the second mate's watch, on a voyage from Lunenburg to New Jersey and the Parade of Sail at Atlantic City. From his own encounter with Bluenose II, from the mem... View more info

Seasons in the Rain. pbk

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $7.50

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1978,:

Seller ID: 4650


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Seasons in the Rain : An Expatriate's Notes on British Columbia. Tor.: McClelland and Stewart, n.d. (copyright 1978). Pp (6),7-208. 8vo, trade paperback. Spadoni and Donnelly 2944. "Silver Donald Cameron comes out of the east (where he lives) to write about the west (where he grew up) [...]" - from r.cover. Vg. 7.50 View more info

Once Upon a Schooner. : An Offshore [cover has Foreign] Voyage in Bluenose II. First Edition, hardcover

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing , Halifax , 1992, ISBN:0887802257:

Seller ID: 40195


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Once Upon a Schooner : An Offshore [cover has "Foreign"] Voyage in Bluenose II. Halifax, Nova Scotia : Formac Publishing Limited, 1992. First Edition. Pp (8),[vii]-viii,(2),[1]-146,(2) . 8vo, glossy photo- illustrated laminated boards. "Silver Donald Cameron has long been captivated by the romance of sailing and by the stories surrounding Bluenose and Bluenose II . One summer he sailed as an ordinary seaman on the second mate's watch, on a voyage from Lunenburg to New Jersey and the Parade of Sail at Atlantic City. From his own encounter with Bluenose II, fr... View more info

Schooner : Bluenose and Bluenose II. First Edition Paperback, signed.

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seal Books, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0770418619:

Seller ID: 38953


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Schooner : Bluenose and Bluenose II. Toronto : SealBooks, (June 1984). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-134,(2), + 16 p. of black an d white plates. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with white spine. "The splendour and the glory of an unforgettable seafaring adventure. Launched in 1921 from Nova Scotia's Smith and Rhuland shipyards, the schooner Bluenose was destined to become the most fabled ship in Canadian history. She was relentless, irresistible and breathtakingly beautiful, one of the last in a long line of magnificent sailing ships. She was the pride and glory of t... View more info

Sniffing the Coast : An Acadian Voyage. in dj

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1993, ISBN:0771590148:

Seller ID: 6521


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Sniffing the Coast : An Acadian Voyage. Tor.: Macmillan Canada, (1993). Pp (14),1-290 + 8 pp photos. 8vo, blue cloth. "The summer of 1992 was foggy, cold and calm. As the crew of Silvershark sailed, rowed and drifted around the Gulf of St. Lawrence the Acadian Sea - they had to use every navigational trick they knew, including sniffing the coast. Silver Donald Cameron and his wife, Lulu, left Cape Breton in July bound for ports of call in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and the Magdalen Islands." - from the dust-jacket. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Living Beach. 1st pbk

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Macmillan Canada, Toronto, 1999,:

Seller ID: 31657


CAMERON, Silver Donald. The Living Beach. Toronto : Macmillan Canada, (1999). First Printing. Pp (10),[1]-246. 8vo, card covers. "Intrigued by a scientist who talked as though the beaches were alive, Silver Donald Cameron took himself off to examine beaches around North America. [...] Cameron's inquiries took him first to the gray sand of Pondville Beach, near his home in Isle Madame, Cape Breton Island. He roved south to Miami Beach and west to the coasts of Oregon and California. While reporting on the idiosyncrasies of a variety of beaches, he takes us on an exploration of the elements ... View more info

Wind, Whales and Whisky : A Cape Breton Voyage.. 1st card covers

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macmillan Canada, 1992, ISBN:0771591756:

Seller ID: 25488


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Wind, Whales and Whisky : A Cape Breton Voyage. Tor.: Macmillan Canada, (1992). First Paperback Printing. Pp (7),viii-xii,1-308 + 8 pp photos. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Seasons in the Rain. pbk. signed

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1978,:

Seller ID: 25376


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Seasons in the Rain : An Expatriate's Notes on British Columbia. Tor.: McClelland and Stewart, n.d. (copyright 1978). Pp (6),7-208. 8vo, trade paperback. "Silver Donald Cameron comes out of the east (where he lives) to write about the west (where he grew up) [...]" - from r.cover. Vg. Signed by the author. 15.00 View more info

Wind, Whales and Whisky : A Cape Breton Voyage.. 1st in dj

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan Canada, 1991,:

Seller ID: 2439


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Wind, Whales and Whisky : A Cape Breton Voyage. Tor.: Macmillan Canada, 1991. First Printing. Pp (7),viii-xii,1-308 + 8 pp photos. 8vo, blue cloth. "In the summer of 1990, Silver Donald Cameron set sail with his wife Lulu and their 12-year old on Mark Patrick in their 27-footcutter Silversark for a voyage of discovery: a circumnavigation of Cape Br eton Island. This account of their voyage is a unique opportunity to meet the extraordinary inhabitants of Cape Breton - prophets, liars, moonshiners,Micmac professors, Scottish shepherds, Israeli shipyard owners, excruci... View more info

Once Upon a Schooner:. Pbk. signed

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Formac, 1992,:

Seller ID: 52515


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Once Upon a Schooner : An Offshore [cover has "Foreign"] Voyage in Bluenose II. Halifax : Formac Publishing Limited, 1992. Pp (8),[vii]-viii,(2),[1]-146,(2) + 8 p. photos. 8vo, trade paperback. Vg-fine. Signed by Cameron. 12.00 View more info

Living Beach. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan Canada, Toronto, 1998, ISBN:0771575556:

Seller ID: 25667


CAMERON, Silver Donald. The Living Beach. Toronto : Macmillan Canada, (1998). First Printing. Pp (10),[1]-246. 8vo, orange-brown cloth. "Intrigued by a scientist who talked as though the beaches were alive, Silver Donald Cameron took himself off to examine beaches around North America. [...] Cameron's inquiries took him first to the gray sand of Pondville Beach, near his home in Isle Madame, Cape Breton Island. He roved south to Miami Beach and west to the coasts of Oregon and California. While reporting on the idiosyncrasies of a variety of beaches, he takes us on an exploration of the el... View more info

Sailing Away From Winter : A Cruise from Nova Scotia to Florida and Beyond.Paperback

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $14.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2008, ISBN:9780771018428:

Seller ID: 77264


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Sailing Away From Winter : A Cruise from Nova Scotia to Florida and Beyond . (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (2008). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (8),1-367,(1), + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. The prolific maritime author and seaman's account of his voyage from Cape Breton to the Bahamas aboard a thirty-three-year-old Norwegian-built ketch Magnus. Arrangedin six parts : I. Baskets of Dreams; II. New Scotland; III. New England; I V. The Centre of the World; V. Dixie; VI. Abaco. Vg. 14.00 View more info

Sailing Away From Winter : A Cruise from Nova Scotia to Florida and Beyond.First Edition in dustjacket, Signed.

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2006, ISBN:077101841x:

Seller ID: 74577


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Sailing Away From Winter : A Cruise from Nova Scotia to Florida and Beyond . (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (2006). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (8),1-367,(1), + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. The prolific maritime author and seaman's account of his voyage from Cape Breton to the Bahamas aboard a thirty-three-year-old Norwegian-built ketch Magnus. Arranged in six parts : I. Baskets of Dreams; II. New Scotland; III. New England; IV. The Centre of the World; V. Dixie; VI. Abaco. Very good in dustjacket. Si... View more info

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Baitchopper. card covers

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Lorimer, 1982, ISBN:0888625987: 1982

Seller ID: 48918

ISBN: 0888625987


CAMERON, Silver Donald. The Baitchopper. Illustrated by Alan Daniel. Toronto : James Lorimer & Company, Publishers, 1982. First Edition. Pp (8),1-167,(1). 8vo, art-illustrated cardcovers, trade paperback. In The Adventure in Canada series. Silver Donald Cameron CM ONS, né Donald Cameron (b. June 21, 1937, Toronto). "Andrew Gurney knows his father is involved in the fight for a fisherman's union, but such grown-up problems have little place in his 13-year-old world - until a street battle with kids from the other side makes him realize that his fa... View more info

Baitchopper. in dj

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald Adventure in Canada

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lorimer, 1982,:

Seller ID: 24544


CAMERON, Silver Donald. The Baitchopper. Illustrated by Alan Daniel. Tor.: James Lorimer & Co., 1982. Pp (8),1-167,(1). 8vo, black cloth. A juvenile novel in the Adventure in Canada Series. "Andrew Gurney knows his father is involved in the fight for a fisherman's union, but such grown-up problems have little place in his 13-year-old world - until a street battle with kids from the other side makes him realize that his father's fight has also become his own. Andrew has no idea how dangerous the situation is, until someone deliberately sets his father's boat adrift - and he finds himself at... View more info

Million Futures : The Remarkable Legacy of the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald McKENNA, Frank, foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver and Toronto, 2010, ISBN:9781553655596:

Seller ID: 102412


CAMERON, Silver Donald. A Million Futures : The Remarkable Legacy of the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation . [With a foreword by Frank McKenna]. Vancouver and Toronto: Douglas & McIntyre, (2010). Pp. (6),vii-ix,(1),1-214. 8vo, red paper covered boards with black lettering to spine. "It was a dazzling model of efficiency and political prowess. It overcame the steep obstacles facing federal programs in Canada. And, in its short life, the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation funded and empowered more than a million young Canadians. Created in 1998, the Foundation awarded scholarshi... View more info

Education of Everett Richardson : The Nova Scotia Fishermen's Strike: 1970-71. First Edition. Signed

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald RICHARDSON, Everett

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1977,:

Seller ID: 5150


CAMERON, Silver Donald. The Education of Everett Richardson : The Nova Scotia Fishermen's Strike: 1970-71. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1977).First Edition. Pp (10),11-239,(1). With 2 maps and 7 b&w photos in the tex t. 8vo, red trade paperback. Spadoni & Donnelly 2826, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 3524. "You work three times longer than the average industrial worker - at half the pay. Death is an occupational hazard. And the law says you can't have a union. What do you do?.... "In 1970, Everett Richardson and about 250 other Nova Scotia fishermen went on a fifteen-month struggle ... View more info

Ferry ride to Paradise [Newfoundland]. An article in Atlantic Insight, Vol.2, No.4, May 1980

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald. Atlantic Insight, Vol.2, No.4 MacEACHERN, Allan J. HORWOOD, Harold

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Impact Publishing Limited, Halifax , 1980,:

Seller ID: 83338


CAMERON, Silver Donald. "Ferry ride to Paradise [Newfoundland]" An article in Atlantic Insight, Vol.2, No.4, May 1980, pp 38-44 with 4 photos. (Halifax : Impact Publishing Limited, 1980). Pp 1-100. Illustrated. Triple column.Large 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. Also : Ralph Surette's "What's al l the fuss about the fishery?" (pp 7-9); Parker Barss Donham's "If Akerman goes, what next for NDP?" (pp 10-14); Amy Zierler's "Labrador's great debate: Who wants a uranium mine?" (p. 18); Julianne LaBreche's "What Newfoundlander helped plot the escape from Iran?&... View more info

Sterling Silver : Rants, Raves & Revelations. card covers.

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald. CAPLAN, Ronald, ed. ROGERS, Stan MOWAT, Farley

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Breton, 1994, ISBN:1895415381:

Seller ID: 10046


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Sterling Silver : Rants, Raves & Revelations. Selected and edited by Ronald Caplan. Wreck Cove : Breton Books, 1994. Pp (4),v-viii,(2),1-217,(5). 8vo, photo-illustrated grey card covers with orange andblue spine. Includes :"Cape Breton Soul"; "The Immortal Volvo"; "Farley Mo wat, Prophet"; "When the Dory Failed to Make It: The Legacy of Stan Rogers"; "Confessions of a Cape Breton Moonshiner"; "Going Down the Road with the Atlantic Symphony"; "O Atlantica! We Stand On Guard For Thee!"; "Underground in China with... View more info