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Frank Fairweather's Fortunes

By: WILLIAMS, True

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Juvenile Book House, 1895,:

Seller ID: 31072


WILLIAMS, True. Frank Fairweather's Fortunes, or A Tale of Adventure on Land and Sea. (S.l): Juvenile Book House, (1895). Pp 374. Large 8vo, pict. red cloth. Tall tales comprehending the known world, told by a salty Captain at a mid-western dinner table. Rubbed, soiled else g. 30.00 View more info

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Outport : A Newfoundland Journal. First Edition, Signed

By: WILLIAMSON, Eileen WILLIAMSON, J.D. (Bob)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Medallion Books, 1980,: 1980

Seller ID: 14473

ISBN: 0919263003


WILLIAMSON, Eileen. Outport : A Newfoundland Journal. Scarborough, Ontario : Medallion Books, 1980. First Printing. Pp (6),1-140,(2). 8vo, illustrated light trade paperback, with a cover painting by Eileen M. Williamson. Eileen M. Williamson (b. Regina, Sask). Williamson was the founder and editor of Springdale's first newspaper. "Outport is a vivid and earthy account of seven years in the life of a small, remote community on the Northeast coast of Newfoundland, told from the point of view of "a Mainlander". After generations of poverty ... View more info

Death in the Picture. in dj. signed

By: WILLIAMSON, Moncrieff

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1982,:

Seller ID: 15969


WILLIAMSON, Moncrieff. Death in the Picture : A Cyrus Finnegan Mystery. Tor.: Musson Book Co., (1982). Pp (8),9-255,(1). 8vo, hardcover (black spine and red boards). Vg-fine in dj. Signed. 25.00 View more info

North After Seals. 2nd HL pr

By: WILLIAMSON, Thames WITTS, W., (ed.) JOBSON, P.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Longmans Green, 1955,:

Seller ID: 15576


WILLIAMSON, Thames. North After Seals. Illustrated by P.A. Jobson. L.: Longmans, Green and Co., (1955). Second Printing of this edition. Pp (6),vii-[viii],1-184. 12mo, red pressed cloth, with blind-stamped reading lamp on fr.bd. O'Dea 2205b. A novel of the Newfoundland seal fishery. Concise Edition edited by W. Witts. Section A, No.49 in the Heritage of Literature Series. Vg. 25.00 View more info

Visiting our Neighbors. Signed and inscribed by author.

By: WILLING, Frances S.] W., F. S.)

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Jansen, McClurg & Company, Chicago, 1884,:

Seller ID: 50644


[WILLING, Frances S.], W., F. S. Visiting our Neighbors . Chicago: Jansen, McClurg & Company, 1884. Pp. 123. Small 8vo, grey printed parchment covers, t.e.g. An account of an American (Chicago) couple's travels to Maine and the Canadian Maritime Provinces during the late nineteenth century. Included are sections on time spent in Saint John, Sydney, Halifax, and other Maritime locales. Some minor chipping to parchment ends, as well as the front panel and spine, front panel wrinkled, else vg. Signed and inscribed by the author on ffep. 180.00 View more info

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Canadian Scenery. facsimile edition. 2 vols. in slipcase

By: WILLIS, N.P. BARTLETT, W.H.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Peter Martin Associates, 1967,:

Seller ID: 34632


WILLIS, N.P. Canadian Scenery. Illustrated. From Drawings by W.H. Bartlett. [In Two Volumes]. N.pl.: Peter Martin Associates Limited, 1967. Pp 128; 116. Full of reproductions of Bartlett plates. Lg 8vo, blue cloth spine, brown cloth boards, blue paper slipcase. This is a facsimile reprint of the London 1838-1842 edition. Spine sunned, else vg in slipcase (edge split, corners chipped). 90.00 View more info

Hundred Lives of an Ancient Mariner. 1st UK in dj.

By: WILLIS, William

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1967,:

Seller ID: 32671


WILLIS, William. The Hundred Lives of an Ancient Mariner: an autobiography. L: Hutchinson, (1967). Pp 190. Frontis., 8 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. The autobiography of the author of The Epic Voyage of the Seven Little Sisters and An Angel on Each Shoulder, a drifter and omnicompetent seaman, a man "who can look Francis Chichester in the face." Slightly rubbed, owner's blindstamp, else vg in slightly rubbed dj. 37.00 View more info

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Yankton" Yacht and Man-of-War. in dj.

By: WILLOUGHBY, Malcolm F

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Crimson Printing Co., 1935,:

Seller ID: 31956


WILLOUGHBY, Malcolm F. "Yankton" Yacht and Man-of-War. Cambridge, Mass.: Crimson Printing Co., 1935. Pp 268. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. The life history of this hard-used but extremely beautiful clipper-bowed steam yacht. Orinally launched in Britain as the Cleopatra, she was alleged owned briefly by Sarah Bernhardt before being sold to American owners and renamed, first Cleopatra, then Penelope. She first saw naval service during the Spanish-American War, an experience which was followed by survey work and by several circumnavigations. She was again pressed into service during the ... View more info

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U.S. Coast Guard in World War II. 1st in dj

By: WILLOUGHBY, Malcolm F., Lieut NIMITZ, CHESTER W., ADMIRAL. RICHMOND, ALFRED C., VICE-ADMIRAL.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Naval Institute, 1957,:

Seller ID: 27858


WILLOUGHBY, Malcolm F., Lieut. U.S. Coast Guard in World War II. Annapolis, Md.: United States Naval Institute, (1957). Pp 347. Illustrated. 4to, grey cloth. A history of U.S. Coast Guard operations during World War Two; with introductory matter by Vice Admiral Alfred C. Richmond and Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, and an alphabetical listing of all those awarded citations during the conflict. Faint dampstain to lower margin of latter pages, dampwrinkling to spine and rear panel of dj, else vg in worn dj. 90.00 View more info

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Coast Guard TRs. in dj.

By: WILLOUGHBY, Malcolm, Lt. (jg) DERBY, W.N., Rear Admiral USCG, foreword.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Charles E. Lauriat, 1945,:

Seller ID: 32904


WILLOUGHBY, Malcolm, Lt. (jg). Coast Guard TRs : First Naval District. Foreword by W. N. Derby, Rear Admiral, U.S.C.G. Boston: Charles E. Lauriat, (1945). Pp 247. Frontis., 30 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. A full account of the contribution of New England Coast Guard reservists to the U.S. effort in World War Two. By the author of the excellent "Yankton"; Yacht and Man-of-War. Front board lightly waterstained, fore edge slightly dampwrinkled, else vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 100.00 View more info

Charterhouse : Old and New

By: WILMOT, E.P. Eardley and E.C. STREATFIELD CAMERON, D.Y. STREATFIELD, E.C.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: 1895,:

Seller ID: 22926


WILMOT, E.P. Eardley and E.C. STREATFIELD. Charterhouse : Old and New. With four original etchings by D.Y. Cameron. L.: John C. Nimmo, 1895. Pp (8),vii-xi,(3),[1]-295,(1),frontis + 4 plates. 8vo, dark red cloth, t.e.g. Library bookplate removed from ffep, spine sunned, else vg. 80.00 View more info

Mothers and Other Strangers. 1st in dj. signed

By: WILSON, Budge

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace, 1996,:

Seller ID: 52257


WILSON, Budge. Mothers and Other Strangers : Stories. San Diego: Harcourt Brace & Co., (1996). First Printing. Pp 194. 8vo, tan spine with pale green boards. Vg-fine in dj. Signed by Wilson. 25.00 View more info

Cat That Barked

By: WILSON, Budge ROSCOE, Terry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, 1998,:

Seller ID: 53721


WILSON, Budge. Cat That Barked. Illustrated by Terry Roscoe. Lawrencetown Beach : Pottersfield Press, (1998). Pp [1]-64. 8vo, card covers. Vg to fine. 8.00 View more info

Anglo-Saxons. in dj.

By: WILSON, D.M Ancient People and Places series.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson, 1960,:

Seller ID: 40313


WILSON, D.M. The Anglo-Saxons. 79 Photographs, 37 Line Drawings and 1 Map. L: Thames and Hudson, (1960). Pp 231. 8vo, brown cloth. Very slight edgewear, else vg in rubbed, slightly torn dj. 25.00 View more info

How to Identify Aircraft. 2d ed.

By: WILSON, G.E LECKIE, Robert.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Collins, 1943,:

Seller ID: 38145


WILSON, G.E. How to Identify Aircraft. With an Introduction by Air Vice-Marshal Robert Leckie. Toronto: Wm. Collins Sons & Co. Canada Ltd., (1943). Second edition. 8vo, ill. card covers. Nicks to head and tail of spine, rubbed, slightly cocked, spine label and pouch remains, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Wider Horizons. signed

By: WILSON, George E. Canadian Historical Association, 1951 offprint

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadian Historical Association, 1951,:

Seller ID: 49189


WILSON, George E. Wider Horizons. Offprint from The Canadian Historical Association, 1951. Pp 1-11,(1). 8vo, stapled self-wraps. George E. Wilson was at Dalhousie University and was President of the Canadian Historical Association. This was his Presidential Address to the Association. Short tear to top edge, else vg. Inscribed by the author to Herbert Leslie Stewart, Professor of Philosophy at Dalhousie University - "With sffection from G.E.N. to H.L.S." 25.00 View more info

Chalk and Children

By: WILSON, H.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: A.R. Mowbray & Co. Limited, London and Oxford, 1939,:

Seller ID: 50499


WILSON, H.A. Chalk and Children. London and Oxford : A.R. Mowbray & Co. Limited / N.Y.: Morehouse-Gorham Co., (1939). Pp 62. Illustrated. Sm 8vo, hard paper boards, French flaps. Spine creases, name, else very good. 25.00 View more info

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Battleships in Action. 2 vols.

By: WILSON, H.W

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, 0,:

Seller ID: 38493


WILSON, H.W. Battleships in Action. L: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., [1926]. Two volumes. Pp 337; 384, v. 1 frontis., XXII plates, XXII plans, v. 2 frontis., plates XXIII-LIII, plans XXIII-XLII. 8vo, blue cloth. A comprehensive and splendidly illustrated history of modern armoured ships in war, from the U.S. Civil War to the Battle of Jutand. While focusing on major and well-known conflicts (the Spanish-American War, the Russo-Japanese War, the Great War), the author's meticulous research allows him to consider a host of lesser known wars and actions: the Danish War of 1864, the Austro-Italian W... View more info

Arctic Adventures: Exploring Canada's North by Canoe and Dog Team. 1st pr, signed

By: WILSON, Ian and Sally

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gordon Soules Book Publishers, Vancouver , 1992,:

Seller ID: 41761


WILSON, Ian and Sally. Arctic Adventures: Exploring Canada's North by Canoe and Dog Team. West Vancouver : Gordon Soules Book Publishers, (September 1992). First Printing. Pp 246. Illustrated in colour & b/w. 8vo, card covers. Cassell 2508. Vg. Signed by both authors. 20.00 View more info

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Noctes Ambrosianæ. 4 vols

By: WILSON, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, 1868,:

Seller ID: 48299


WILSON, Professor John. Noctes Ambrosianæ. Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1868. A New Edition in Four Volumes. Pp. 384; 428; 382; 368. Port. frontis with tissue guard. 8vo, blue green cloth with in blind decoration and borders to front and rear boards, gilt lettering to spine. Essays, presented in a conversational style, which were originally contributed to Blackwood's magazine between 1822 and 1835. Hinges cracked or starting on all volumes, with the rear cover of Vol. II detached from the spine, corners lightly bumped with some fraying beginning to several, else vg. for t... View more info