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Rogues and Branding Irons

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Jesperson Press, St. John's, 1987, ISBN:0920502695:

Seller ID: 11501


FITZGERALD, Jack. Rogues and Branding Irons. St. John's : Jesperson Press, 1987. Pp (10),1-125,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, trade paperback. John Joseph Fitzgerald (b.1945) in DNLB pp.108-9. Chapters : The Slasher [the 1908 murder of Annie Mullins in Arlington, Mass.]; Rum Runners [the Josephine K, 1931];Moonshine [Flat Island, 1919]; Scars of Honour [the 1835 beating of newspa perman Henry Winton]; Kidnapped [1936, near Dorchester, N.B.]; Bludgeoned [the murder of Joan Ash, 1960]; Pathways to the Gallows [Edward Jordan, hungin Halifax 1809]; Mutiny and Murder [aboard the Fulwood, 1828]; Murder C.O ... View more info

Hangman is Never Late :Three Centuries of Newfoundland Justice. 2nd pr

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Creative Publishing, St. John's, 1999, ISBN:1894294025:

Seller ID: 58720


FITZGERALD, Jack. The Hangman is Never Late :Three Centuries of Newfoundland Justice. St. John's : Creative Publishers, (November,1999). Second Printing. Pp. (3),iv-xiii,(1),1-229,(1). 8vo, ill. card covers, red titles to white spine. Very good. 10.00 View more info

Where Angels Fear to Tread. pbk.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, NF, 1995, ISBN:1895387493:

Seller ID: 76700


FITZGERALD, Jack. Where Angels Fear to Tread. St. John's, NF: Creative Publishers, 1995. Pp. (6),1-152,(2). 8vo, illustrated black card covers. The seventh collection of Newfoundland legal anecdotes by the St. John's-born historian. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Newfoundland Fireside Stories

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, 1990, ISBN:0920021786:

Seller ID: 10221


FITZGERALD, Jack. Newfoundland Fireside Stories. St.John's : Creative Publishers, 1990. Pp (3),iv-x,1-148,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, trade paperback with white spine. John Joseph Fitzgerald (b.1945) in DNLB pp.108-9. Chapters : Amazing Stories; The Curious; Heroes and Cowards; Fascinating People; Bits and Pieces About Old St.John's; Characters and Jokers of Old St.John's; Religion; The Ode and the Regatta; Newfoundland Connections; Sea Adventure; Strange Names and Hard Times; Politics and Politicians!; Love and War; Crime Trivia; U.S. Counterintelligence Investigatecd the K of C Fire. With bibliog... View more info

A Day at the Races : The St. John's Regatta Story. First Edition.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Creative , 2003, ISBN:1894294645: 2003

Seller ID: 60403

ISBN: 1894294645


FITZGERALD, Jack. A Day at the Races : The St. John's Regatta Story. St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador : Creative Publishers, (2003). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xii,1-190,(2). Illustrated with 22 b&w photos in the text. 8vo (137 x 211 mm), photo-illustrated cardcovers, with purple & dark blue lettering to spine. For John Joseph Fitzgerald (b.1945) see DNLB pp.108-9, ENL Vol. 2, p.191. "The Royal St. John's Regatta is more than a social or sporting event. For nearly 200 years the Regatta has become a Newfoundland tradition and institution. It begins in mid-... View more info

Strange But True Newfoundland Stories. 1st pr

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, 1989, ISBN:0920021573:

Seller ID: 67828


FITZGERALD, Jack. Strange But True Newfoundland Stories . St. John's: Creative, 1989. First Printing. Pp. 141. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. Contents : 1. Ghost Stories; 2. Strange and Unusual; 3. Newfoundland Connections; 4. Fascinating People; 5. Oddities; 6. Torbay; 7. Unusual War Time Stories; 8. Violent Indians; 9. Bits & Pieces About St. John's; 10. Gun Runners and Privateers; 11. Interesting Places and Things; 12. Newfoundland Heroes. Very good. 15.00 View more info

Beyond Belief : Incredible Stories of Old St. John's. 3rd pbk. pr

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 2002, ISBN:1894294319:

Seller ID: 73083


FITZGERALD, Jack. Beyond Belief : Incredible Stories of Old St. John's . St. John's, NF: Creative Publishers, (April 2002). Third Printing. Pp. (8),1-151,(1). 8vo, illustrated card covers with white spine. Nautical anecdotes included in this collection are: "The Pirate of Quidi Vidi", "The Biggest Mass Collection of Ships in World History and its Connection with WWII Top Secret", "Nazis at St. John's Narrows", "Incredible Twist", "Petty Harbour Bait Skiff", "The Black Devil", "Cursed Ship", "Giant Squid", "Rather Fight Than Di... View more info

Crimes That Shocked Newfoundland. First Edition

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, NF, 2008, ISBN:1897174306: 2008

Seller ID: 96185

ISBN: 1897174306


FITZGERALD, Jack. Crimes That Shocked Newfoundland . St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador : Creative Publishers, 2008. First Edition. Pp. (8),1-253,(3). With 27 b&w photos. 8vo (140 x 215 mm), photo-illustrated cardcovers, with white lettering to spine. Jack Fitzgerald (b. 1945, St. John's). "Crimes That Shocked Newfoundland brings together a collection of stories portraying every possible kind of fascinating mystery and mayhem. Readers will be tantalized by a high-seas murder brought on by insanity. There's an account of the last man to hang before Newfo... View more info

Newfoundland Adventures in Air, on Land, at Sea. pbk.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, NF, 2006, ISBN:1897174071:

Seller ID: 78347


FITZGERALD, Jack. Newfoundland Adventures in Air, on Land, at Sea . St. John's, NF: Creative Publishers, 2006. Pp. (8),ix-x,[1]-195,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated reddish card covers. Another collection of historical Newfoundland anecdotes. Chapters 2, 3 and 7 deal strictly with nautical events.Vg. 10.00 View more info

Another Time, Another Place : A nostalgic and humourous look at life in St.John's during the 1940s and 1950s

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, 1997, ISBN:1895387752:

Seller ID: 27105


FITZGERALD, Jack. Another Time, Another Place : A nostalgic and humourous look at life in St.John's during the 1940s and 1950s. St.John's : Creative Publishers, 1997. Pp [i]-xii,1-186,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, white and green trade paperback. "This book is a departure from Fitzgerald's other work whichconsists of seven crime related books, four of an historic nature, and two specifivally about the Royal St. John's Regatta. The stories told in 'Anot her Time, Another Place' will have a familar ring to many people who, like Jack, grew up in St. John's in the 1940s and 50s." - from the rear ... View more info

Legacy of Laughter : A Treasury of Newfoundland Wit and Humour. pbk.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, NF, 2007, ISBN:189717410:

Seller ID: 92588


FITZGERALD, Jack. Legacy of Laughter : A Treasury of Newfoundland Wit and Humour . St. John's, NF: Creative Publishers, 2007. Pp. (8),3-241,(5). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Very good. 10.00 View more info

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Newfoundland Disasters. First Edition.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jesperson, 1984,: 1984

Seller ID: 11490

ISBN: 0920502415


FITZGERALD, Jack. Newfoundland Disasters. St. John's, Newfoundland : Jesperson Press, 1984. First Printing. Pp (6),1-135,(3). With 17 b&w photos in the text . 8vo (136 x 214 mm), photo-illustrated cardcovers, with white and orange lettering to front cover, black lettering to reddish spine. For John Joseph Fitzgerald (b.1945) see DNLB pp.108-9, ENL Vol. 2, p.191. "Newfoundland 's fastest and bestselling author, Fitzgerald brings to his new work the same sort of energetic story-telling for tragedy and disaster which never fails to overlook the human d... View more info

Spring Rice Document : Newfoundland at War 1914 - 1918

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 1986, ISBN:1897174799:

Seller ID: 104652


FITZGERALD, Jack. The Spring Rice Document : Newfoundland at War 1914 - 1918 . St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador : Creative Publishers, 2011. First Printing. Pp (10)[1]-219,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. "Within ten days of the Newfoundland Governor receiving the 'Spring Rice Document', twoarmed patrol vessels, each carrying an armed forty man unit of the Newfoun dland Regiment, were on their way to the Harbour Deep area of northern Newfoundland. The Newfoundland Government, acting on information contained in the document, ordered all enemy aliens in Newfoundland to be detained; i... View more info

Up the Pond : The St. John's Regatta, 1816-1949. First Edition

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St.John', NL, 1992, ISBN:1895387159:

Seller ID: 17918


FITZGERALD, Jack. Up the Pond : The St.John's Regatta 1816-1949. St.John's,Newfoundland : Creative Publishers, 1992. First Edition. Pp (3),iv-ix,(3), [3]-198. Illustrated with 11 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustratedwhite cardcovers. "In 'Up the Pond', Jack Fitzgerald has delved deep into the history of what is widely believed to be the oldest continuous sportingevent in North America: the St. John's Regatta", from its inception throug h Newfoundland's Confederation date. Contents: Section 1: The Beglnnning: 1816- 1860; Section 2: The Early Years: 1871 - 1899; Section 3: The S... View more info

Newfoundland's Era of Corruption : Responsible Government 1855-1934. FirstPrinting.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, 2013, ISBN:9781771030168:

Seller ID: 106615


FITZGERALD, Jack. Newfoundland's Era of Corruption : Responsible Government1855-1934. St. John's: Creative Publishing, 2013. First Paperback Printing . Pp. (6),vii-xiv,1-232,(2). 8vo, illustrated blue and black card covers with white lettering to front cover and spine. "Jack Fitzgerald delves deep into the political records of the Responsible Government era in Newfoundlandto reveal the widespread corruption and incompetence of Newfoundland polit icians. In just forty-five years, self-government was handled so irresponsibly England considered taking it away. In the decades that followed thi... View more info

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Peculiar Facts & Tales of Newfoundland. First Edition

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 2014, ISBN:9781771030557: 2014

Seller ID: 112827

ISBN: 1771030550


FITZGERALD, Jack. Peculiar Facts & Tales of Newfoundland. St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador : Creative Publishers, 2014. First Printing. Pp (6),vii-ix,(1),1-241,(5). With 60 b&w photos in the text. 8vo (140 x 215 mm), illustrated cardcovers, with white, brown & black lettering to spine. For John Joseph Fitzgerald (b.1945) see DNLB pp.108-9, ENL Vol. 2, p.191. "Peculiar Facts and Tales of Newfoundland pulls back the curtains of time to reveal a hidden side of everyday life in old-time Newfoundland. From gripping tales of the Irish influx i... View more info

Battlefront Newfoundland : Britain's Oldest Colony at War, 1939-1945. FirstEdition.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 2010,:

Seller ID: 114461


FITZGERALD, Jack. Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador : Creative Publishers, 2010. First Edition. Pp (8),1-300,(4). Illustrated with b&w photos. 8vo, photo-illustrated red cardcovers. Jack Fitzgerald (b. 1945, St. John's). "Newfoundlanders initially viewed World War II as a foreign conflict and believed that the violence in Europe could not spread to these shores. That complacency was shaken on March 3, 1942, when U-587 fired torpedoes at St. John's during the first German attack on North American soil. In the months that foll... View more info

Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. revised

By: FITZGERALD, Jack BROTHERS, Richard ANDERSON, John Murray DODD, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 1988, ISBN:1894294408:

Seller ID: 58719


FITZGERALD, Jack. Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. St. John's : Creative Publishers, (2001). Revised Edition. Pp. (6),vii-xiii,(1),[1]-144. 8vo, blue ill. card covers, black titles to spine. First printed in November 1985. A sampling of the contents: The I.R.A. Death Squad Visit; The Cantwells of Cape Spear; The Mad Prophet [Richard Brothers of Placentia]; Carter's Navy; Captain Jack Dodd; Newfoundland's First Woman Settler; Nazi Attack on Bell Island; Diver Dobbin; Hollywood Producer a Newfoundlander [John Murray Anderson, a native of St.John's, b.1886]. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. 4th pr

By: FITZGERALD, Jack BROTHERS, Richard ANDERSON, John Murray DODD, Jack

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Creative , 1988,:

Seller ID: 70554


FITZGERALD, Jack. Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. St.John's : Creative Publishers, (June 1988). Fourth Printing. Pp (6),1-165,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. First printed in November 1985. A sampling of the contents: The I.R.A. Death Squad Visit; The Cantwells of Cape Spear; The Mad Prophet [Richard Brothers of Placentia]; Carter's Navy; Captain Jack Dodd; Newfoundland's First Woman Settler; Nazi Attack on Bell Island; Diver Dobbin; Hollywood Producer a Newfoundlander [John Murray Anderson, a native of St.John's, b.1886]. Vg. 9.00 View more info

Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook first printing

By: FITZGERALD, Jack BROTHERS, Richard ANDERSON, John Murray DODD, Jack

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Creative , 1985,:

Seller ID: 47182


FITZGERALD, Jack. Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. St.John's : Creative Publishers, (August 1985). First Printing. Pp (6),1-165,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, red card covers. First printed in November 1985. A sampling of the contents: The I.R.A. Death Squad Visit; The Cantwells of Cape Spear; The Mad Prophet [Richard Brothers of Placentia]; Carter's Navy; Captain Jack Dodd; Newfoundland's First Woman Settler; Nazi Attack on Bell Island; Diver Dobbin; Hollywood Producer a Newfoundlander [John Murray Anderson, a native of St.John's, b.1886]. Rubbed, else vg. 14.00 View more info