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Know Your Waterways : Holidays on Inland Waterways.. in dj.

By: AICKMAN, Robert SCOTT, Peter, foreword.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Coram Publishers, London, 1955,:

Seller ID: 28753


AICKMAN, Robert. Know Your Waterways : Holidays on Inland Waterways. Foreword by Peter Scott. London : Coram Publishers, (n.d.). [1955]. Pp 119. 8vo, red cloth. Toy 2980. A post-war introduction to small craft holidays on English waterways, describing routes, and giving information on boat hire, maps, accommodation, licences, tolls, locks, etc. Very good in bright, quaint dustjacket. 32.50 View more info

Wildfowl in Great Britain . A Survey of the winter distribution of the Anatidae and their conservation in England, Scotland, and Wales. in dj.

By: ATKINSON-WILLES, G.L., ed. Monographs of the Nature Conservacy, 3) SCOTT, Peter

Price: $50.00

Publisher: HMSO, London, 1963,:

Seller ID: 74057


ATKINSON-WILLES, G.L., ed. Wildfowl in Great Britain . A Survey of the winter distribution of the Anatidae and their conservation in England, Scotland, and Wales. Prepared by The Wildfowl Trus. Edited by G.L. Atkinson-Willes and illustrated by Peter Scott. London: HMSO, 1963. Pp. [i]-xiv,[1]-368,(2), colour frontis., + 16 p. of black and white plates and 14 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 4to, orange cloth with gilt lettered maroon title block to spine. Monographs of the Nature Conservancy, number three. Top edge spotted, else vg in rubbed, nicked, price-clipped dj. 50.00 View more info

117 Days Adrift

By: BAILEY, Maurice and Maralyn World of Cruising) SCOTT, Peter, Sir (foreword)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Adlard Coles, London, 1997, ISBN:0713659300:

Seller ID: 53113


BAILEY, Maurice and Maralyn. 117 Days Adrift . Foreword by Sir Peter Scott.L.: Adlard Coles, (1997). 1st pub 1974 ; repr A.Colds 1992, 1997. Pp. 192. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers. Toy 0698. A volume in the World of Cr uising series. "When their yacht sank beneath them in the Pacific Ocean, the Bailey family were destined to enter the record books. Their survival fornearly four months in a rubber raft - relying on their own efforts to catc h food and water - is a fantastic human story of adaptation to total alien conditions. Faint vertical crease to upper left of front cover, else vg... View more info

View from the Cockpit : Winning the America's Cup. US no dj

By: BAVIER, Robert N., Jr. ROSENFELD, Morris, photos HOPF, John, photos SCOTT, Peter, foreword

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead , 1966,:

Seller ID: 14141


BAVIER, Robert N., Jr. A View from the Cockpit : Winning the America's Cup.Illustrated with photographs [by] Morris Rosenfeld & Sons, John Hopf [and] George Silk. (Foreword by Peter Scott). N.Y.: Dodd, Mead & Co., (1966). Pp (165). 4to, blue cloth. Toy 1563, Morris & Howland p.12. Dusty, else vg. 2 5.00 View more info

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Coastlines 12 : Vol. 3, No. 4, Spring 1959

By: BUKOWSKI, Charles) SCOTT, Winfield Townley YATES, Peter

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Villiers Publications Ltd., London, 1959,:

Seller ID: 45124


(BUKOWSKI, Charles). Coastlines 12 : Vol. 3, No. 4, Spring 1959. London : Villiers Publications Ltd., 1959. Pp. 48. 8vo, stapled white card covers. Includes Dow Jones : Down by Charles Bukowski, three poems by Winfield TownlyScott entitled Four Old Boys, S Street and -Words to the End of the World. In addition, The Function of Criticism Reviewed, an article by Peter Yates . Front top corner slightly bent, some light browning to covers, else a very good copy. 60.00 View more info

To Ride the Wind

By: HOCHBAUM, H. Albert. SCOTT, Peter, foreword HOCHBAUM, H. Albert.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Richard Bonnycastle Book, Toronto, Canada / London, England, 1973, ISBN:0919664008:

Seller ID: 83657


HOCHBAUM, H. Albert. To Ride the Wind. Story, Paintings and Drawings by H. Albert Hochbaum. Foreword by Sir Peter Scott. Toronto, Canada / London, England : A Richard Bonnycastle Book, (1973). Limited Edition. Pp [1]-120,+ limitation leaf tipped in at front. Illustrated. Oblong 4to [13.5 by 15.5 inches], full brown steer hide, gilt lettering to spine, brown blind-stamped lettering to front board, in a full brown calf slipcase with blind-stamped brown birds to front panel. “This is the chronicle of a great marsh and of its wild ducks, geese and swans. [...] The Delta Marsh is a vast lagoon of... View more info

Feeding the Vikings

By: KILMER, Martin F. SCOTT, Peter J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: LEGAS Publishing, Toronto, 2003, ISBN:1894508106:

Seller ID: 60569


KILMER, Martin F. and Peter J. SCOTT. Feeding the Vikings ; with contributions from Marie-Francoise Guedon ; original photography by Martin F. Kilmer.(Toronto) : LEGAS Publishing, (2003). Pp. 198. Illustrated. 4to, illustrat ed green card covers. A volume on the edible wild plants of Newfoundland and Labrador, with dozens of full colour illustrations of many of these plants. Very good. 25.00 View more info

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White Plumes Astern : The Short, Daring Life of Canada's MTB Flotilla. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LAW, C. Anthony. LAW, Anthony. SCOTT, Peter, foreword].

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 1989, ISBN:0921054270: 1989

Seller ID: 16634

ISBN: 0921054270


LAW, Cdr. C. Anthony. White Plumes Astern : The Short, Daring Life of Canada's MTB Flotilla. (Halifax, Nova Scotia) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1989). First Edition. Pp (10),[5]-170. Illustrated with 42 b&w photos, and numerous other sketches and woodcuts in the text. 8vo, blue-green cloth, silver lettering to spine. C. Anthony "Tony' Law (born October 15, 1916 in London, England - d. 15 October 1996 at Williams Lake, Nova Scotia). "In this compelling book C. Anthony Law resurrects the history of the 29th Motor Torpedo Boat Flotilla, from its formation in Hythe, ... View more info

Rise of the Gunbelt : The Military Remapping of Industrial America. in dj.

By: MARKUSEN, Ann, Peter HALL, Scott CAMPBELL, and Sabina DEITRICK HALL, Peter CAMPBELL, Scott DEITRICK, Sabina

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, New York, 1991, ISBN:0195066480:

Seller ID: 78032


MARKUSEN, Ann, Peter HALL, Scott CAMPBELL, and Sabina DEITRICK. The Rise ofthe Gunbelt : The Military Remapping of Industrial America . New York: Oxf ord University Press, (1991). Pp. (6),[vii]-xii,(2),[1]-341,(1). 8vo, blue cloth spine with grey paper covered boards, silver lettering to spine. Vg in crisp dj. 50.00 View more info

History of Atlantic Canada : Museum Interpretations. Mercury Series, History No.32 First Edition, Signed

By: RIDER, Peter E., (ed.) Mercury Series, History No.32 ROBSON, Scott DICKENSON, Victoria

Price: $60.00

Publisher: National Museums of Canada, Ottawa, 1981,:

Seller ID: 110191


RIDER, Peter E., (ed.). The History of Atlantic Canada : Museum Interpretations. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, 1981. First Edition. Pp [i]-vii,(1),1-180. 4to, yellow card covers. Mercury Series, History Division, Paper No.32. Rider's Introduction; "Gregg Finley's "The New Brunswick Museum's Maritime History Gallery"; Clarence LeBreton's "La village historique acadienne: Interprétation de la terre d'Acadie"; Eric J. Ruff's "Artifacts and History at the Yarmouth County Museum"; Scott Robson and Sheila Stevenson's "The Presentation and Interpretation of Huma... View more info

Voyages of the Discovery: The Illustrated History of Scott's Ship. in dj.

By: SAVOURS, Ann DUKE OF EDINBURGH, HRH the, foreword. SCOTT, Peter, Sir, preface. SCOTT, Robert Falcon, Capt.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Virgin, 1994, ISBN:1852271175:

Seller ID: 89339


SAVOURS, Ann. The Voyages of the Discovery : The Illustrated History of Scott's Ship. Foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. Preface by the late Sir Peter Scott. (L): Virgin, (1994). Pp 384, [24] pp plates. Square 8vo, blue cloth. Vg in lightly spine-sunned, price-clipped dj. 20.00 View more info

Preliminary List of the Vascular Plants. 2nd pr

By: SCOTT, Peter J and BRASSARD, Guy R.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 1975,:

Seller ID: 23951


SCOTT, Peter J. and Guy R. BRASSARD. Preliminary List of the Vascular Plants of Oxen Pond Botanical Park. St.John's : Department of Biology, MUN, April 1975. Second Printing. Pp (2),1-7,(3). 8vo, wraps. O'Dea 5690. Vg. 4.00 View more info

Conifers of Newfoundland

By: SCOTT, Peter J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Oxen Pond Botanic Park, Department of Biology, Memorial University of Newfoundland / MUN, St. John's, 1974,:

Seller ID: 2704


SCOTT, Peter J. Conifers of Newfoundland. St. John's : Oxen Pond Botanic Park, Department of Biology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, n.d. [1974]. Pp (2),i-iii,1-24,(3). Line drawings. 8vo, white & yellow cardcovers. O'Dea 5689. Very good. 7.50 View more info

Some Edible Fruit and Herbs of Newfoundland

By: SCOTT, Peter J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books Limited, 0, ISBN:0919948588:

Seller ID: 66560


SCOTT, Peter J. Some Edible Fruit and Herbs of Newfoundland . [St. John's, NF]: Breakwater Books, Limited, [n.d. - 1990s]. Pp. (i)-vii,[1],1-76,[4]. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated purple card covers. Bump near tail of spine, else vg. 12.00 View more info

Atlantic Gardening

By: SCOTT, Peter J. WALSH, Michael

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boulder Publications, Portugal Cove-St. Philips, NL, 2010, ISBN:9780980914481:

Seller ID: 110791


SCOTT, Peter J. Atlantic Gardening. Illustrations by Michael Walsh. (Portugal Cove-St. Philips, NL) : Boulder Publications, (2010). Pp (4),1-134,(6). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated orange card covers, lettered in white. Contents : Introduction. 1. Site and Soil Preparation. 2. Landscaping. 3. Weatherand the Garden. 4. Lawns. 5. Trees and Shrubs. 6. Beds for Planting. 7. An nuals. 8. Perennials. 9. Spring and Summer Bulbs. 10. Fruits and Berries. 12. Seeds and Cuttings. 13. Houseplants. 14. Arts and Crafts. Very good. 12.00 View more info

Newfoundland & Labrador Field Guide Collection in Three Volumes

By: SCOTT, Peter J. WARKENTIN, Ian NEWTON, Sandy BLACK, Dorothy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boulder Publications, Portugal Cove - St. Phillips, NL, 2008, ISBN:9780980914498:

Seller ID: 98549


SCOTT, Peter J., Ian WARKENTIN, Sandy NEWTON, and Dorothy BLACK. Newfoundland & Labrador Field Guide Collection. [Three Volumes]. (Portugal Cove – St.Phillips, Newfoundland) : Boulder Publications, (2008-2010). 8vo, limp vin yl covers, in blue paper covered slipcase. Consisting of three volumes, as follows : (1) Edible Plants of Newfoundland and Labrador. By Peter J. Scott(2010), pp (6),i-iii,(1),[1]-170,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red li mp vinyl covers; (2) Birds of Newfoundland Field Guide. By Ian Warkentin and Sandy Newton (2009), pp (4),i-iv,1-237,(3). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, il... View more info

Wildflowers of Newfoundland and Labrador.

By: SCOTT, Peter J., and Dorothy BLACK

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boulder Publications, Portugal Cove - St. Philip's, Newfoundland, 2006, ISBN:0973850140:

Seller ID: 93972


SCOTT, Peter J., and Dorothy BLACK. Wildflowers of Newfoundland and Labrador. (Portugal Cove - St. Philip's : Boulder Publications, 2006). First Edition. Pp (4),i-vii,(1),[1]-289,(1). Illustrated in Colour. Index. 4to, illustrated white glossy paper covered boards. Contents : Wildflowers : Ponds andShallow Pools; Seaside; Damp Areas; Peatlands; Shrubberies ; Woods and For est Floor; Heaths and Open Woods; Barrens; Headlands; Disturbed Areas and Roadsides. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL APPLY DUE TO ITS SIZE AND WEIGHT. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 50.00 View more info

Wildflowers of Newfoundland and Labrador. Field Guide.

By: SCOTT, Peter J., and Dorothy BLACK

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boulder Publications, Portugal Cove - St. Philip's, Newfoundland, 2008, ISBN:9780978338169:

Seller ID: 101223


SCOTT, Peter J., and Dorothy BLACK. Wildflowers of Newfoundland and Labrador. Field Guide. (Portugal Cove - St. Philip's : Boulder Publications, 2008). First Trade Edition. Pp (4),i-vii,(1),[1]-289,(5). Illustrated in Colour.Index. 8vo, illustrated white glossy paper covered boards. Contents : Wild flowers : Ponds and Shallow Pools; Seaside; Damp Areas; Peatlands; Shrubberies ; Woods and Forest Floor; Heaths and Open Woods; Barrens; Headlands; Disturbed Areas and Roadsides. Name, else very good. 35.00 View more info

Travel Diaries of a Naturalist: 2.: Hawaii, California, Alaska, Florida, the Bahamas, Iceland, Norway, Spitzbergen, Greenland, Israel, Romania, Siberia First Edition in dustjacket

By: SCOTT, Peter SCOTT, Peter

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1985,:

Seller ID: 23431


SCOTT, Peter. Travel Diaries of a Naturalist II : Hawaii, California, Alaska, Florida, the Bahamas, Iceland, Norway, Spitzbergen, Greenland, Israel, Romania, Siberia. London : Collins, (1985). First Printing. Pp 288. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. Edited by Miranda Weston-Smith. Illustrated with Scott's drawing & painting as well as Philippa Scott's photos. Chapters : 1.Hawaii 1957; 2. Southern California 1957; 3. Hawaii: Swimming with Humpbac k Whales 1979; 4. Iceland and Pink-footed Geese 1969; 5. Alaska 1969; 6. The Lindblad Explorer in the Arctic 1972; 7. Through the Gulf of Alaska and t... View more info

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Battle of the Narrow Seas : A History of the Light Coastal Forces in the Channel and North Sea, 1939-1945. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: SCOTT, Peter SCOTT, Peter

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1946,:

Seller ID: 25003


SCOTT, Peter, Lieutenant-Commander . The Battle of the Narrow Seas : A History of the Light Coastal Forces in the Channel and North Sea, 1939-1945. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1946. First US Printing. Pp 228. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, grey cloth. Law 0446. "Here, revealed for the first time, is the detailed story of the Battle of the Narrow Seas around the British Isles, the long and bitter struggle by the Motor Torpedo Boats, Motor Gunboats and Motor Launches - the Spitfires of the Royal Navy - to keep convoy routesopen and to deny to the enemy the use of the English Channel ports. It ... View more info