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Two Chapters in the Life of F.M., H.R.H. Edward, Duke of Kent

By: ANDERSON, William James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hunter, Rose & Company, Ottawa, 1869,:

Seller ID: 13487


ANDERSON, William James. Two Chapters in the Life of F.M., H.R.H. Edward, Duke of Kent. By William James Anderson, L.R.C. Surgeons, Edin., Vice-President Quebec Literary and Historical Society. Ottawa : "Printed by Hunter, Rose & Company", 1869. Pp [3]-23,(1). 8vo, sewn pink wrappers. "(Read before the Society, 1867.)". William James Anderson (b. November 2, 1812 at sea – d. May 15, 1873, Quebec City) physician, amateur geologist (with an interest in gold), and historian, who spent many years in Nova Scotia, particularly in the 1830s and 1840s. Contents: 1. Birth - Childhood ... View more info

Beaver : Exploring Canada's History, February / March 1994, Vol. 74:1

By: Beaver Magazine HALLAM, Paul A. WHALEN, James M. BARR, William

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hudson's Bay Company, Winnipeg , 1994,:

Seller ID: 102629


(Beaver Magazine). The Beaver : Exploring Canada's History, February / March 1994, Vol. 74:1. Winnipeg : Hudson's Bay Company, 1994. Pp [1]-56,(2) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue cardcovers. Contents : The Great Debate [Lincoln versus John A. Macdonald on the speaker's platform] (by David Raymont); Painters of Canada's [the art of J.S. Hallam] (by Paul A. Hallam); The Strange Expedition of Alexander McArthur [an amateur ornithologist heads into the unknown] (by William Barr); The Voyage of the 'John Barry' [from Cork to Canada on the perilous ocean, 1... View more info

Titans of the Seas: The Development and Operations of Japanese and AmericanCarrier . US book club in dj

By: BELOTE, James H. and William M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harper & Row, 1975,:

Seller ID: 26030


BELOTE, James H. and William M. Titans of the Seas : The Development and Operations of Japanese and American Carrier Task Forces During World War II. N.Y.: Harper & Row, (1975). Book Club Edition. Pp (4),[v]-viii,[1]-1066 + 16 pp of photos. Maps. 8vo, blue boards. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Frogmen in Action

By: BERRES, Frances B. ... [et al] BRISCOE, William S. COLEMAN, James c. MANISCALCO, Joseph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Field Education Publications, 1967,:

Seller ID: 65945


BERRES, Frances B. ... [et al.]. Frogmen in Action. [by] Frances B. Berrers, William S. Briscoe, James C. Coleman, Frank M. Hewett. Illustrations by Joseph Maniscalco. Palo Alto, California: Field Education Publications, (1967). Pp 89. Illustrated with drawings to text. 8vo, illustrated cloth covered boards. The Deep-Sea Adventure Series. A thrilling United States Naval adventure for younger readers. Navy frogmen Don, Carlos, Dan and Bill must stop an unidentified foreign submarine that is on a search and destroy mission. With vocabulary to rear and and questions on every chapter. Very good. 1... View more info

Sea Tales from Blackwood. in dj

By: BLACKWOOD) JAMES, William H., Admiral Sir. (Bubbles) SLEATH, Frederick. RAMSDEN, B.B., Lieutenant.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Blackwood, 1960,:

Seller ID: 27176


(BLACKWOOD). Sea Tales from 'Blackwood'. With a Foreword by Admiral Sir William M. James. Edinburgh/London: William Blackwood & Sons Ltd., (1960). Pp.(4),[v]-vi,(2),[1]-294,(2). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "This is not an anthology from the pens of professional writers: it is, with one notable exception, a selection from the writings of sailors. Some of the authors remain anonymous; the great majority are unknown to what is sometimes called the Literary World, but every one has had something worth while to write about." from the dj. Contents: 1. Lieut.-Colonel M.C. He... View more info

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Builders of Nova Scotia. A Historical Review. With an Appendix Containing Copies of Rare Documents Relating to the Early Days of the Province

By: BOURINOT, Sir John G. HOWE, Joseph TUPPER, Charles JOHNSTON, James William

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1899,: 1899

Seller ID: 29813


BOURINOT, Sir John G. Builders of Nova Scotia. A Historical Review. With anAppendix Containing Copies of Rare Documents Relating to the Early Days of the Province. Illustrated. N.pl.: Transactions of the Royal Society of Can ada, 1899. Pp (2),iii-viii,1-197,(1),i-vi,(4), frontispiece + 20 leaves plates. Also illustrations in the text. 8vo, modern blue cloth. Morley p.69, Vaisonp.6, Watters p.469, Rhodenizer p.560. NSIB 42. Set out in three Parts : Origins of the People of Nova Scotia; Establishment of the Great Churches; Reminiscences of Eminent Nova Scotians... View more info

Regionalization of Warfare

By: BROWN, James and William P. SNYDER, (eds.) SNYDER, William P. (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Transaction Books, New Brunswick, NJ, 1985, ISBN:087855985x:

Seller ID: 56080


BROWN, James and William P. SNYDER, (eds.). The Regionalization of Warfare : The Falkland/Malvinas Islands, Lebanon, and the Iran-Iraq Conflict. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Books, (1985). Pp. 291. 8vo, illustrated orange card covers. Of nautical interest: Segal and Gravino's "The Empire Strikes Back Military Progessionalism in the South Atlantic War" ; Zakheim's "The South Atlantic: Evaluating the Lessons" ; Guilmartin's "The South Atlantic War: Lessons and Analytical Guideposts - A Military Historian's Perspective".Also includes Part II: The Invasion of Lebanon, Par... View more info

Stories from six authors. US no dj.

By: BUCKLER, William E. and Arnold B. SKLARE (eds.) JOYCE, James GREENE, Graham CONRAD, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1960,:

Seller ID: 8910


BUCKLER, William E. and Arnold B. SKLARE (eds.). Stories from six authors. N.Y. : 1960. Stories by Graham Greene, Robert Penn Warren, James Joyce, William Faulkner, Henry James, and Joseph Conrad. Slightly dusty, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Organics Analysis Using Gas Chromatography / Mass Spectrometry - A Techniques & Procedures Manual.

By: BUDDE, William L., and James W. EICHELBERGER.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor Science, Ann Arbor, Mich., 1979, ISBN:0250403188:

Seller ID: 94943


BUDDE, William L., and James W. EICHELBERGER. Organics Analysis Using Gas Chromatography / Mass Spectrometry – A Techniques & Procedures Manual. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Ann Arbor Science, (1979). Pp [i]-xxvii,(1),1-242,(2). Illustrations. Tables. Index. 8vo, blue cloth. “Here is a practical guide for scientists, managers and technicians who perform or contract to perform analyses of organic pollutants in water, air, sediment or fatty tissue samples. It emphasizes quality control and the versatility of the powerful gas chromatography / mass spectrometry technique.” - from the ... View more info

M.J.

By: COLDWELL, Major James William BROADBENT, Ed COLDWELL, M.J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Douglas-Coldwell Foundation, Ottawa, 1974,:

Seller ID: 95558


(COLDWELL, Major James William). M.J. (Ottawa : Douglas-Coldwell Foundation, 1974). Pp (16). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers. No. 2 in a series of publications by the Fondation Douglas-Coldwell Foundation. Atribute to the late M.J. Coldwell (1888-1974), CCF-NDP politician, with tr ibutes from Prime Minister Trudeau, former Prime Minister Diefenbaker, NDP leader Ed Broadbent, other friends, the press, etc. Spine and margins browned, red stain to front cover, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Echoes in the Northern Latitudes: Captain James Cook, 1757 to 1767. An article in Onomastica Canadiana, Vol. 87, No. 1. June / juin 2005

By: COOK, James). HAMILTON, William B. POIRIER, Jean ZHONGHUA, Li HAMILTON, William B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Society for the Study of Names, 2005,:

Seller ID: 103838


(COOK, James). HAMILTON, William B. "Echoes in the Northern Latitudes: Captain James Cook, 1757 to 1767." An article in Onomastica Canadiana, Journal of the Canadian Society for the Sudy of Names / Revue de la Société canadaienne d'onomastique, Vol. 87, No. 1. June / juin 2005, pp 33-42. N.pl.: Canadian Society for the Study of Names, 2005. Pp (2),1-54. Map. 8vo, white card covers, lettered in red. "Over the years, the career of Captain James Cook (1728 -1799) in the Northern Latitudes has been overshadowed by his laterand more dramatic exploits in the South Pacific. While conced... View more info

History of Crow's Nest Pass

By: COUSINS, William James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Historic Trails Society of Alberta, 1981,:

Seller ID: 45957


COUSINS, William James. A History of Crow's Nest Pass. N.pl.: The Historic Trails Society of Alberta, 1981. (Original Manuscript 1952). Pp. 143. Illustrated. 8vo, ill. card covers. Some browning to rear cover, spine ends slightly bumped, gift inscription to title page, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Papers of the Seventh Algonquian Conference, 1975

By: COWAN, William, ed. BARBOUR, Philip FIDELHOLTZ, James L. LOFTFIELD, Thomas C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Carleton University, Ottawa, 1973,:

Seller ID: 99832


COWAN, William, ed. Papers of the Seventh Algonquian Conference, 1975. Ottawa: Carleton University, 1976. Pp. (4),1-495,(22). 8vo, orange card covers with black titles to front, blank spine (titled inked to spine). Of Nova Scotia/Mi'kmaq interest: James L. Fidelholtz's "Some Considerations in Developing an Orthography for the Micmac Language" (pp. 361-413). Also includes: Philip Barbour's "Ocanahowan and Recently Discovered Linguistic Fragments from Southern Virginia, c. 1650"; James G.E. Smith's "Notes on the Wittiko";Gilles Samson's "Ethno-History and Archaeology ... View more info

Canadian Historical Review. Volume 54, No. 3, September 1973

By: CROSS, Michael (ed.). WHITELEY, William H. COOK, James, Capt. RAUDZENS, George K.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1973,:

Seller ID: 88766


CROSS, Michael (ed.). The Canadian Historical Review. Volume LIV, No. 3, September 1973. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1973. Pp (2),[245]-368,(2). 8vo, white card covers, printed in red and black. Contents : 1. "James Cook and the British Policy in the Newfoundland Fisheries, 1763-7” (by William H. Whiteley, pp 245-272). 2. “The Military Impact on Canadian Canals,1815-25” (by George K. Raudzens, pp 273-286). 3. “Federal Government Grant s to Canadian Universities, 1951-66” (by David A.A. Stager). Plus book reviews and regular features. Very good. For the issue 18.00 View more info

Four Jameses. Paperback Edition

By: DEACON, William Arthur Gillis, James D. McIntyre, James HOGAN, Anastasia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0770511538:

Seller ID: 101732


DEACON, William Arthur. The Four Jameses. Introduction by Doug Fetherling. Toronto : Macmillan. Pp (6),7-204,(2). 8vo, white and green card covers. William Arthur Deacon (b. April 6, 1890, Pembroke, Ontario - d. August 5, 1977, Toronto) was a Canadian literary critic and editor. For original editionsee O'Dea 1877a, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 5020, MacDonald, Bibliography o f Victoria County, 59. Contents: 1. James Gay: Poet Laureate of Canada, andMaster of all Poets" i. His Life, ii. His Poems; 2. James McIntyre: The Ch eese Poet: i. Cows and Coffins; ii. The Song of Economic Salvation; iii... View more info

Early Republic and the Sea : Essays on the Naval and Maritime History of the Early United States. pbk.

By: DUDLEY, William S. and Michael J. CRAWFORD CRAWFORD, Michael J. COOPER, James Fenimore) MacKENZIE, Alexander)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Brassey's Inc., Washington, 2001, ISBN:1574883720:

Seller ID: 86996


DUDLEY, William S. and Michael J. CRAWFORD, eds. Early Republic and the Sea: Essays on the Naval and Maritime History of the Early United States . Ed ited by William S. Dudley and Michael J. Crawford. Washington, DC: Brassey's, Inc., (2001). Pp. (6),vii-xv,(1),[1]-256. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue and white card covers. Divided into two sections: A: Maritime Commerceand the Sea Services; B: James Fenimore Cooper and the Birth of American M aritime Experience. Contents: 1. Elizabeth M. Nuxoll's "The Naval Movement of the Confederation Era"; 2. Joshua M. Smith's "Patterns of No... View more info

Admiral Sir William Fisher.

By: FISHER, William, Admiral Sir). JAMES, William JAMES, William

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1943,:

Seller ID: 26841


(FISHER, William, Admiral Sir). JAMES, William, Admiral Sir. Admiral Sir William Fisher. L: Macmillan, 1943. Pp 159. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. A brief but lively biography of Fisher, tracing his career from boyhood experience as a naval cadet to his role as Commander-in-Chief, Portsmouth. Bookplate (Macmillans Co.), else vg. 65.00 View more info

Prehistoric Maritime Adaptations of the Circumpolar Zone

By: FITZHUGH, William, (ed.) TUCK, James A. TAYLOR, J. Garth

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Mouton Publishers, The Hague, 1975, ISBN:9027976392:

Seller ID: 38796


FITZHUGH, William, (ed.) . Prehistoric Maritime Adaptations of the Circumpolar Zone. The Hague : Mouton Publishers, (1975). Pp 405. 8vo, black cloth. Fitzhugh's Introduction. Part I Scandinavia. Stig Welinder's 'Agriculture, Inland Hunting, and Sea Hunting in the Western and Northern Region of the Baltic, 6000-2000 B.C."; Mats P. Malmer's 'The Rock Carvings at Nämforsen, Ångermanland, Sweden, as a Problem of Maritime Adaptation and Circumpolar Interrelations"; H. Christiansson and Noel D. Broadbent's "Prehistoric Coastal Settlement on the Upper Bothnian Coast of Northern Sweden&#... View more info

Blues is a Feeling : Voices and Visions of African-American Blues Musicians. 1st US signed in dj.

By: FRAHER, James WIGGINS, William H., Jr.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Face to Face Books, Mount Horeb, WI, 1998, ISBN:1883953251:

Seller ID: 69701


FRAHER, James. The Blues is a Feeling : Voices and Visions of African-American Blues Musicians . Photographs and interviews by James Fraher, with an introduction by William H. Wiggins, Jr. Mount Horeb, WI: Face to Face Books,(1998). First Hardcover Printing. Pp. [1]-160. Illustrated. 4to, black clo th with metallic lettering to front and spine. A collection of exquisite black-and-white photographs of dozens of American blues musicians, supplemented by interview excerpts. Name to ffep, else vg in dj. Signed by Fraher on the title page. 40.00 View more info

Merchant Princes : Halifax's First Family of Finance, Ships and Steel. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FROST, James D. STAIRS, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Toronto, 2003, ISBN:1550288032:

Seller ID: 83017


FROST, James D. Merchant Princes : Halifax's First Family of Finance, Shipsand Steel. Toronto : James Lorimer & Company Ltd., (2003). First Edition. Pp. (3),4-375,(1). Illustrated with b&w photos, &c in the text. 8vo, navy cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. James Douglas Frost (b. 1953, Montreal). The story of the Stairs family of Nova Scotia, successful merchants and entrepreneurs whose business interests beginning in 1810 included sugar refining, banking, steel making, rope manufacturing and a company that was once the world's leading manufacturer of skates. "Through this family his... View more info