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Captain John Harris of Clements 1775-1825.

By: COUSINS, Leone B. HARRIS, John, Captain.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Falcon Press, 1994, ISBN:096375302:

Seller ID: 94685


COUSINS, Leone B. Captain John Harris of Clements 1775-1825. N.pl.: (FalconPress), n.d. [ca 1994]. Pp (8),[1]-78,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, cream illustr ated card covers. Front cover adds: "A True Account from His Seafaring Journals, 1813-1822". Contents : I. Introduction; excerpts from letters to his wife, Mary, while prisoner of the French at French Guiana, 1806. Captain Harris as a Privateer, Sloop, Dart. May-June, 1813. II. Journal of Occurancers [sic] at Home in Clements, Feb.-August 1815. The Cruise of the Sailboat, Prince Rupert from Annapolis to Halifax and the Journey home August... View more info

Patriarch of Western Nova Scotia : Life and Times of the Late Rev. Harris Harding, Yarmouth, N.S.; Compiled by the Rev. John Davis of Charlottetown, P.E.I. With an Introduction by J.W. Nutting, Esq. of Halifax, N.S.

By: DAVIS, John, Rev. (comp.) HARDING, Harris NUTTING, J.W. ALLINE, Henry

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Charlottetown, 1866,:

Seller ID: 14511


DAVIS, Rev. John (comp.). The Patriarch of Western Nova Scotia : Life and Times of the Late Rev. Harris Harding, Yarmouth, N.S.; Compiled by the Rev. John Davis of Charlottetown, P.E.I. With an Introduction by J.W. Nutting, Esq. of Halifax, N.S., followed by an Appendix, and a Selection of Letters. Charlottetown : "Printed for the Compiler", 1866. "W.H. Bremner, Printer & Binder, Charlottetown, P.E. Island." Pp (2),iii-vi,(2),i-xxii,271,(1), (quotation of First Corinthians, chapter 2),(1), portrait frontispiece + engraved half-title + 2 plates (opp.pp.120, 151). 8vo, green pres... View more info

Patriarch of Western Nova Scotia : Life and Times of the Late Rev. Harris Harding, Yarmouth, N.S.; Compiled by the Rev. John Davis of Charlottetown, P.E.I. With an Introduction by J.W. Nutting, Esq. of Halifax, N.S

By: DAVIS, John, Rev. (comp.) HARDING, Harris NUTTING, J.W. ALLINE, Henry

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Charlottetown, 1866,:

Seller ID: 51711


DAVIS, Rev. John (comp.). The Patriarch of Western Nova Scotia : Life and Times of the Late Rev. Harris Harding, Yarmouth, N.S.; Compiled by the Rev. John Davis of Charlottetown, P.E.I. With an Introduction by J.W. Nutting, Esq. of Halifax, N.S., followed by an Appendix, and a Selection of Letters. Charlottetown : "Printed for the Compiler", 1866. "W.H. Bremner, Printer & Binder, Charlottetown, P.E. Island." Pp (2),iii-vi,(2),i-xxii,271,(1), (quotation of First Corinthians, chapter 2),(1), portrait frontispiece + engraved half-title + 2 plates (opp.pp.120, 151). Notice tipped i... View more info

Bonavista Bay Revisited

By: FELTHAM, John HARRIS, Leslie, foreword

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harry Cuff Publications Ltd., St. John's, 1992, ISBN:0921191693:

Seller ID: 3876


FELTHAM, John. Bonavista Bay Revisited. St. John's : Harry Cuff Publications Ltd., 1992. Pp (2),iii-viii,(2),11-184. Illustrated. 8vo, blue art-illustrated cardcovers. Foreword by Leslie Harris. Fisheries, &c throughout. Chapters : Sentimental Journey; Bait; Pittsound Island; Deserted Villages; Sealing; Sons of Abel/Sons of Cain; Island Dramas; Island Vessels and Workshops; Isolation; Island Churches and Schools; The Beginning. Very good. 15.00 View more info

Mammon ; or, Covetousness the Sin of the Christian Church

By: HARRIS, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln, 1836,:

Seller ID: 46445


HARRIS, Rev. John. Mammon ; or, Covetousness the Sin of the Christian Church. Boston: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln, 1836. Pp. 230. Small 8vo, pressed decorative brown cloth, gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Front hinge cracked, spine faded, ends nicked and worn, cloth faded with some bubbling to rear board, light wear to edges, corners bumped, top corner of rear fep missing, some light foxing to edges, previous owners' names inked to chipped ffep and title page, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Corporal Cotton's Little War : A novel of the Aegean campaign 1941.

By: HARRIS, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hutchinson , London, 1979, ISBN:0091362504:

Seller ID: 90497


HARRIS, John. Corporal Cotton's Little War : A novel of the Aegean campaign1941. (London) ; Hutchinson of London, (1979). First Edition. Pp [1]-286,( 2). Endpaper Maps. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "In the spring of 1941, the Nazis were rapidly making up for the deficiencies of their Italian allies by storming their way through Greece. Beyond lay the Greek Islands; notably Crete and its incalculable value as a naval base. The British were ill-prepared for its defence, but they proved to have one formidableasset in the person of a particularly single-minded corporal of the Roy... View more info

Sea Shall Not Have Them. 4th pr in dj.

By: HARRIS, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Hurst and Blackett, London, 1953,:

Seller ID: 94927


HARRIS, John. The Sea Shall Not Have Them. [Dust jacket illustration by LeyKenyon]. London: Hurst & Blackett, (October 1953). Fourth Printing. Pp. (8 ),9-256. 8vo, green cloth with silver lettering to spine. "A novel which takes its proud title from the motto of the Air/Sea Rescue High Speed Launch Flotillas of the R.A.F. must live up to a high standard. [... This] is the heroic story of ordinary men who are not heroes and yet, in the last resort, are nothing less; the story of the crew of Launch 7525, of four men lost ina rubber dinghy in the North Sea, and of those on shore and in the ai... View more info

Without Trace : The Last Voyages of Eight Ships.

By: HARRIS, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Book Club Associates, 1982,:

Seller ID: 32072


HARRIS, John. Without Trace : The Last Voyages of Eight Ships. London: BookClub Associates, (1982). Pp. (12),3-244,(2) + 8 p. of plates. Map endpaper s. 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. H.M.S. Erebus and Terror (1847) : Lost inthe Arctic; 2. Mary Celeste (1872) : The Greatest Mystery of All; 3. U.S.S . Maine (1898) : Disaster in Cuba; 4. S.S. Waratah (1909) : The Liner That Vanished; 5. U.S.S. Cyclops (1918): An American Tragedy; 6. Joyita (1955) :Mystery in the Pacific; 7. Teignmouth Electron (1969) : A Tragedy of Lonel iness. Light shelfwear, some browning to top- and fore-edges, else very goo... View more info

Naval Warfare at Christchurch

By: HARRIS, John Christchurch 2005)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2005,:

Seller ID: 75471


HARRIS, John. "Naval Warfare at Christchurch" . An article in Christ Church2005, pp. 62-65. (Oxford: The University Press, 2005). Pp. [1]-160, + 4 p. of colour plates. 8vo, illustrated dark card covers with white and grey sp ine. Vg. 7.50 View more info

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Zebulon; or, The Moral Claims of Seamen Stated and Enforced.. 1st US ed.

By: HARRIS, John, Rev

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln, 1837,:

Seller ID: 40632


HARRIS, John, Rev. Zebulon ; or, The Moral Claims of Seamen Stated and Enforced. Boston: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln, 1837. First US edition. Pp 115. 12mo, pressed brown cloth. An indictment of the "proverbial depravity" of seamen, with recommendations for the practical application of Christian Principles to the life at sea. This American edition was reprinted from the third English printing, and it is interesting to note the differing approaches tothese "moral claims" in the two countries, especially as made evident in t he American editors' Introduction. Chipping to spine, rubbe... View more info

Altar of the Household: A Series of Services for Domestic Worship for EveryMorning and Evening in the Year; Select Portions of Holy Writ; and Prayers and Thanksgivings for Particular Occasions; with an Address to Heads of Fa milies.

By: HARRIS, John, Rev. (ed.).

Price: $80.00

Publisher: John Cassell, London, 1862,:

Seller ID: 92965


HARRIS, John, Rev. (ed.). The Altar of the Household: A Series of Services for Domestic Worship for Every Morning and Evening in the Year; Select Portions of Holy Writ; and Prayers and Thanksgivings for Particular Occasions; with an Address to Heads of Families. Assisted by Eminent Contributors. London : John Cassell, n.d. [1860s?]. Pp [i]-xxii,(2),[1]-744. 4to, black halfcalf, marbled paper covered boards, gilt lettering to maroon leather label to spine. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL APPLY DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Covers worn, occasional foxing and smudging, else a very good, solid copy. 80.00 View more info

Rare Ambition : The Crosbies of Newfoundland. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HARRIS, Michael CROSBIE, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking, Toronto, 1992, ISBN:0670818569:

Seller ID: 6335


(Crosbie Family). HARRIS, Michael. Rare Ambition : The Crosbies of Newfoundland. (Toronto) : Viking, (1992). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]xii,(2),1-407,(3) + 8 p. of photos. 8vo, two-tone blue cloth. With the broad sweep of a historical novel, 'Rare Ambition' follows this extraordinary clan from its misty Viking beginnings all the way to the corridors of power in present-day Ottawa. Drawing on a wealth of original sources, Michael Harris has created an intimate portrait that takes the reader behind the scenes, balancing the Crosbies' public triumphs with their private tragedies, their rare ambi... View more info

Rare Ambition : The Crosbies of Newfoundland. First Edition in dustjacket,Signed by Harris

By: HARRIS, Michael CROSBIE, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Viking, Toronto, 1992, ISBN:0670818569:

Seller ID: 98271


(Crosbie Family). HARRIS, Michael. Rare Ambition : The Crosbies of Newfoundland. (Toronto) : Viking, (1992). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]xii,(2),1-407,(3) + 8 p. of photos. 8vo, two-tone blue cloth. With the broad sweep of a historical novel, 'Rare Ambition' follows this extraordinary clan from its misty Viking beginnings all the way to the corridors of power in present-day Ottawa. Drawing on a wealth of original sources, Michael Harris has created an intimate portrait that takes the reader behind the scenes, balancing the Crosbies' public triumphs with their private tragedies, their rare ambi... View more info

Historical Atlas of Canada. Vol 1 in dj.

By: HARRIS, R. Cole (ed.) MANNION, John J. HANDCOCK, W. Gordon MacPHERSON, Alan G.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, 1987,:

Seller ID: 13661


HARRIS, R. Cole (editor) and Geoffrey J. MATTHEWS (cartographer / designer). Historical Atlas of Canada. Volume I: From the Beginning to 1800. Tor.: University of Toronto Press, (1987). Pp (16),[1]-198. Folio, blue-green cloth. Detailed annotated maps with extensive accompanying texts, graphs, &c. Of considerable Newfoundland interest especially the first two sections. Sections: Prehistory; The Atlantic Realm; Inland Expansion; The St.Lawrence Settlements; The Northwest; Canada in 1800. The Atlantic Realm (the work of John J. Mannion, W. Gordon Handcock, Alan G. Macpherson, et.al.) includes: 1... View more info

Historical Atlas of Canada. Volume One: From the Beginning to 1800. Hardcover in dustjacket.

By: HARRIS, R. Cole (ed.). MANNION, John J. HANDCOCK, W. Gordon. MacPHERSON, Alan G.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0802024955:

Seller ID: 108678


HARRIS, R. Cole (editor) and Geoffrey J. MATTHEWS (cartographer / designer). Historical Atlas of Canada. Volume I: From the Beginning to 1800. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1987). Pp (16),[1]-198. Folio, blue-green cloth. Detailed annotated maps with extensive accompanying texts, graphs, &c. Of considerable Newfoundland interest especially the first two sections. Sections: Prehistory; The Atlantic Realm; Inland Expansion; The St.LawrenceSettlements; The Northwest; Canada in 1800. The Atlantic Realm (the work o f John J. Mannion, W. Gordon Handcock, Alan G. Macpherson, et.al.) includes... View more info