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Dame Agnes Weston. signed in dj.

By: WESTON, Agnes, Dame). GULLIVER, Doris GULLIVER, Doris. LAW, Horace, Admiral Sir.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Phillimore, 1971,:

Seller ID: 37959


(WESTON, Agnes, Dame). GULLIVER, Doris. Dame Agnes Weston. With a Foreword by Admiral Sir Horace Law. L: Phillimore, (1971). Pp 160, [12] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. A full biography of "Aggie", the Victorian woman whose tireless efforts to reform conditions for the lower decks of the RN won her the affectionate title "Mother of the Navy". Vg in dj. Signed by Gulliver. 40.00 View more info

Boy Who Sang The Birds. in dj

By: WESTON, John DIAMOND, Donna

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1976,:

Seller ID: 43238


WESTON, John with drawings by Donna DIAMOND. The Boy Who Sang The Birds. NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1976). Pp. 106. 8vo, pressed green cloth. Vg with some sunning to boards and chipped, price clipped dj. 25.00 View more info

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Decline of British Seapower. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: WETTERN, Desmond

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Janes, 1982,: 1982

Seller ID: 35251

ISBN: 0710600437


WETTERN, Desmond. The Decline of British Seapower. (London) : Janes, (1982). First Edition. Pp (10),1- 452,(2) + 32 pages of b&w photos. Maps and tables in the text. 8vo, red cloth, silver lettering to spine. A book which traces how the Royal Navy has transformed itself strategically and socially under pressures of political and economic neglect in the post-World War Two period. "This important, timely and controversial book is an almost month by month account of the many activities of the Royal Navy since 1945. Although Britain can take great pride in the achievem... View more info

Every Day, Poems by Philip Whalen. 1st

By: WHALEN, Philip Coyote Book #1

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Coyote's Journal, 1965,:

Seller ID: 44930


WHALEN, Philip. Every Day. (Eugene, Ore.): Coyote's Journal, 1965. First Edition. Pp. 53. 8vo, yellow card covers with black lettering. Coyote Book #1. Three rust stains from staples along front spine edge, one at rear, also inside front cover, some light rubbing to covers, else a very good copy. 40.00 View more info

Post Mortem. in dj

By: WHALLEY, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1982,:

Seller ID: 44399


WHALLEY, Peter. Post Mortem. L: Macmillan, (1982). Pp. 189. 8vo, green cloth. Vg in price clipped dj. 25.00 View more info

Reef. 1st Printing

By: WHARTON, Edith

Price: $40.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1912,:

Seller ID: 52656


WHARTON, Edith. The Reef . NY: D. Appleton and Company, 1912. First Printing (small bracketed "1" on p. 367). Pp. 367. 8vo, red cloth with gilt titles to front board and spine. Rubbed, front hinge cracked, slightly cocked, spine faded, name inked to pastedowns, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Spark. 1st US no dj

By: WHARTON, EDITH CASWELL, E.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, 1924,:

Seller ID: 657


WHARTON, Edith. The Spark : (The 'Sixties). Decorations by E.C. Caswell. N.Y.: D. Appleton and Company, 1924. First US Edition. Pp. 108. 8vo, blue cloth, illustrated label pasted to front with small label to spine. Melish pp 76-7. Part of "Old New York" series. Light pink cast to spine label, small pink stain to rear endpapers, cloth speckled, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Mock Trial: The Woodrow Wheatley Story

By: WHEATLEY, Woodrow

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1992,:

Seller ID: 22696


WHEATLEY, Woodrow. Mock Trial: The Woodrow Wheatley Story. Charlottetown: A-1 Computer Services, 1992. Pp (2),i-v,(1),1-249,(3). 8vo, cardcovers. "Woodrow Wheatley is a retired farmer, businessman and teacher. In Mock Trial, he tells of his years in the Newfoundland trade and his 25-year long battle with the PEI justice system over a bank's putting him out of business." Newfoundland meat trade (pp.19-83) in chapters : 2. On the Farm; 3. The Abattoir; 4. Up Against It ; 5. Trade and Trouble. Also a tale of horses lost on the Port-aux-Basques ferry and Newfoundland equicide on the railwa... View more info

Doing the Truth in Love

By: WHEATON, John Barry HAYES, James M., Archbishop, preface

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 1967,:

Seller ID: 10973


WHEATON, John Barry. Doing the Truth in Love. Halifax : Mount Saint Vincent, 1967. Pp (2),iii-v,(3),3-73,(1). 8vo, card covers. Vg. 7.00 View more info

Literary Guillotine. 1st US no dj

By: WHEELOCK, William Wallace)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head, New York and London, 1903,:

Seller ID: 33333


(WHEELOCK, William Wallace). The Literary Guillotine. N.Y. & L.: John Lane, The Bodley Head, (October) 1903. First Edition. Pp 262. 8vo, black cloth spine with paper label, printed grey paper covered boards. A humourous book on imaginary trials of The Literary Emergency Court for The District of North America. On the bench : Mark Twain, Oliver Herford, "Myself". For the Prosecution : Charles Battell Loomis. Characters involved include Hall Caine, Marie Corelli, Winston Churchill, Booth Tarkington, Charles Major, Irving Bacheller, Richard Harding Davis, John Jendrick Bangs, James Brande... View more info

Cope. in dj

By: WHIDDEN, C.E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1980,:

Seller ID: 12189


WHIDDEN, C.E. Cope. N.Y.: Carlton Press, Inc., (1980). Pp (12),13303,(1). 8vo, beige cloth. "Cope is a book about coping with life today and about confronting life's challenges by utilizing all that we know and all that we feel right at this very minute..." - from the dj. Fine in vg dj. 20.00 View more info

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Whistler Journal

By: WHISTLER, James McN.). PENNELL, E.R. & J. PENNELL, E.R. & J.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: 1921,:

Seller ID: 25052


(WHISTLER, James McN.). PENNELL, E.R. & J. The Whistler Journal. Phil.: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1921. Pp 339. Illustrated with 168 black and white reproductions. 8vo, mustard cloth spine, paper boards. A major source book. Wear to corners and spine ends, else vg. 120.00 View more info

Pictorial History of Canada's Army Overseas 1939-1945. 1st ed.

By: WHITCOMBE, Fred and Blair GILMOUR GILMOUR, Blair

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1947,:

Seller ID: 27583


WHITCOMBE, Fred and Blair GILMOUR. The Pictorial History of Canada's Army Overseas 1939-1945. Compiled and Edited by Fred Whitcombe. Narrative by Blair Gilmour. Montreal : Whitcombe, Gilmour & Co., (1947). First Edition. Pp 287. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, red cloth. Vg. 60.00 View more info

Great Uncle Alfred. in dj.

By: WHITE, Alfred Emmet

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Self Publishing Association, 1990,:

Seller ID: 39613


WHITE, Alfred Emmet. Great Uncle Alfred. (Upton-upon-Severn, Wores.: The Self Publishing Association, 1990). Pp 235. 8vo, brown cloth. The biography, told chiefly in letters and journals, of a tubercular young Methodist who in 1875 made a passage from Liverpool to New Zealand, and who died off Cape Horn on the return voyage. Vg in dj. 45.00 View more info

St.Lawrence. in dj

By: WHITE, Anne Terry Rivers of the World Books

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Garrard Publishing, 1961,:

Seller ID: 21860


WHITE, Anne Terry. The St.Lawrence : Seaway of North America. Illustrations by Ernest Kurt Barth. Maps by René Martin. Champaign, Ill.: Garrard Publishing Co., (1961). Pp 95. 8vo, yellow cloth. In the Rivers of the World series. "History, geography and social studies unfold in these dramatic books for young readers." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 16.00 View more info

Heyday of Steam. in dj.

By: WHITE, Colin

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Naval Institute, 1983,:

Seller ID: 33028


WHITE, Colin. The Heyday of Steam : Victoria's Navy. (Annapolis, Md.): Naval Institute Press, (1983). Pp 176. Illustrated. Oblong large 8vo, blue cloth. A pictorial review of the experimental development and triumphant emergence of the British steam warship in the pre-Dreadnought period, and of its role in the propagation of Empire. A sequel to the author's The End of the Sailing Navy. Slightly rubbed, else vg in rubbed dj. 50.00 View more info

End of the Sailing Navy. UK ed,.no dj., inscribed

By: WHITE, Colin LEWIN, Terence, Admiral of the Fleet, foreword.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Kenneth Mason, 1981,:

Seller ID: 35082


WHITE, Colin. The End of the Sailing Navy : Victoria's Navy; foreword by Admiral of the Fleet Sir Terence Lewin. (Homewell, Havant, Hampshire) : Kenneth Mason, (1981). Pp 156. Oblong large 8vo, blue cloth. An extensively-illustrated introduction to a transitional period in the Royal Navy's history: that from 1830 to 1870, when rapid changes in technology and in the training of seamen spelled the end of the old navy of the age of fighting sail. Vg. Signed inscription on title page by Colin White to a Mr Oliver thanking him for an image on p.82; also a similar inscription by Kenneth Mason on the... View more info

End of the Sailing Navy. US in dj.

By: WHITE, Colin LEWIN, Terence, Admiral of the Fleet, foreword.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Naval Institute, 1981,:

Seller ID: 33027


WHITE, Colin. The End of the Sailing Navy : Victoria's Navy; foreword by Admiral of the Fleet Sir Terence Lewin. (Annapolis, Md.): Naval Institute Press, (1981). Pp 156. Oblong large 8vo, blue cloth. An extensively-illustrated introduction to a transitional period in the Royal Navy's history: that from 1830 to 1870, when rapid changes in technology and in the training of seamen spelled the end of the old navy of the age of fighting sail. Vg in dj. 55.00 View more info

Molybdenite Deposits of the Recontre East Area, Newfoundland. reprint

By: WHITE, D. E. Economic Geology, Vol. 35

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1940,:

Seller ID: 47833


WHITE, D. E. The Molybdenite Deposits of the Recontre East Area, Newfoundland. N.p.: n. p., December, 1940. Pp. 967-995. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled blue paper covers, partially unopened. Reprinted from Economic Geology, Vol. XXXV, No. 8, December, 1940. Edges browned, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Food and Natural History of Mergansers on Salmon Waters in the Maritime

By: WHITE, H.C. Fisheries Research Bd. Bull.116

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1957,:

Seller ID: 17801


WHITE, H.C. Food and Natural History of Mergansers on Salmon Waters in the Maritime Provinces of Canada. Ottawa : Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 1957. Pp (3),iv-viii,1-63,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. Bulletin 116. Vg. 25.00 View more info