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Admiralty Navigation Manual, Volume II, 1938

By: Admiralty]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: HMSO, London, 1938,:

Seller ID: 70902


[Admiralty]. Admiralty Navigation Manual, Volume II, 1938 . London: HMSO, 1938. Pp. [i]-ix,(1),1-274, frontis. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine Top edge spotted, light rubbing and edgewear to boards, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Image for Cruise of Her Majesty's Ship Bacchante 1879-1882. Compiled from the PrivateJournals, Letters and Note-Books of Prince Albert Victor and Prince George of Wales.

Cruise of Her Majesty's Ship Bacchante 1879-1882. Compiled from the PrivateJournals, Letters and Note-Books of Prince Albert Victor and Prince George of Wales.

By: Albert Victor, Prince and George of Wales, Prince George of Wales, Prince DALTON, John N.

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1886,:

Seller ID: 25331


Albert Victor, Prince and Prince George of Wales. The Cruise of Her Majesty's Ship Bacchante 1879-1882. Compiled from the Private Journals, Letters and Note-Books of Prince Albert Victor and Prince George of Wales. With Additions by John N. Dalton. [In Two Volumes]. London : Macmillan and Co., 1886.First English Edition. Pp [i]-xxviii,[1]-675,(1),+ fldg.col.map frontis.; [i]-xii,[1]-803,(1), + 6 Plates. Also, many text illustrations and maps. 8vo, blue cloth. Vol.I. - The West and the South. The Mediterranean - Teneriffe - West Indies - Bermudas - Vigo - Ferrol - St. Vincent - The Plate - Falk... View more info

Scots Fisherfolk. With Illustrations by the Author. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ANSON, Peter F.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Published for The Saltire Society by the Banffshire Journal Ltd., Edinburgh, 1950,: 1950

Seller ID: 93687


ANSON, Peter F. Scots Fisherfolk. With Illustrations by the Author. (Edinburgh) : Published for The Saltire Society by the Banffshire Journal Ltd., 1950. First Edition. Pp (12),[1]-166,(2), frontispiece + 8 pp plates. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Scottish Sea Fisheries in the Past. 2. The Social Background of the Fisher Folk. 3. Religion and Superstitions. 4. The East Coast. 5. Orkneys and Shetlands. 6. The WestCoast—Mainland and Islands. 7. Methods of Fishing—Trawling, Drift Net, Ins hore, etc. 8. Fishing Ve... View more info

Regrowth of Ascophyllum Nodosum after Harvesting.

By: BAARDSETH, Egil.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Institute for Industrial Research and Standards, Dubin, Ireland, 1955,:

Seller ID: 94515


BAARDSETH, Egil. Regrowth of Ascophyllum Nodosum after Harvesting. Dubin, Ireland : Institute for Industrial Research and Standards, (1955). Pp [i]-iv,1-67,(1),+ 4 plates (3 folding). 8vo, cream card covers. “With the collapse of the market for seaweed as a starting material for the manufacture of iodine, following the first world war, an important source of income was lost to the sea board population of the west of Ireland. For that reason the Industrial Research Council, on being appointed in 1934, undertook a programme of research designed to find alternative uses for seaweeds in a study ... View more info

Man and the Sea : From the Ice Age to the Norman Conquest.

By: BANBURY, Philip.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles Limited, London, 1975, ISBN:0229115063:

Seller ID: 93530


BANBURY, Philip. Man and the Sea : From the Ice Age to the Norman Conquest.(London) : Adlard Coles Limited, (1975). First Edition. Pp [1]-269,(3). Il lustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, reddish-brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Background. 2. Early Migrations. 3. Seascape . 4. Pictures and Models. 5. Dugouts, Skin Boats and Bark Canoes. 6. The Voyage of the Bluestones. 7. The Dawn of Boatbuilding. 8. Oar, Sail and Trade. 9. Mediterranean Contrast. 10. Julius Caesar and the Channel Shore. 11. Roman Sea Power in the North. 12. Roman Britain—Shipbuilding and Trade. 13. Franks, Frisia... View more info

Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 3, No. 1, Spring 1972

By: BARNARD, Murray (ed.). GLIDDEN, Peggy HILL, Kay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, Department of Trade and Industry, 1972,:

Seller ID: 94494


BARNARD, Murray (ed.). Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 3, No. 1, Spring 1972. N.pl.: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, Department of Trade and Industry, 1972. Pp 1-28. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated blue stapled card covers. Contents : My Nova Scotia (by Ralph David Blau, pp 2-5); The International Heart [performance of the human heart] (pp 6-8); The Intrepid Impressario or What's the Bolshoi Doing in Wolfville N.S. (pp 9-11, 26); A Crystal Sea, a Jug of Air and... Pow! [scuba diving] (pp 12-15]; The Treasure of Chameau [treasure from the shipwreck at Louisbourg] (pp 16-17); Whence the ... View more info

Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 2, March, 1970

By: BARNARD, Murray (ed.). GRANTMYRE, Barbara

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, Department of Trade and Industry, 1970,:

Seller ID: 94491


BARNARD, Murray (ed.). Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 2, March, 1970. N.pl.: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, Department of Trade and Industry, 1970. Pp 1-20. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated maroon stapled cardcovers. Contents : The Great Atlantic Oil Hunt (pp 2-5); Aquaculture [seaw eed farming] (pp 6-9); Big Day at Lunenburg Fair [dories race] (pp 10-13); Trying to Switch On Our Moon-Driven Tides (pp 14-16); Sawkey and the Shark (fiction by Barbara Grantmyre, pp 17-18). Rubbed, minor wrinkling to bottomcorner, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 3, November 1970.

By: BARNARD, Murray (ed.). MacLELLAN, Gene MURRAY, Anne SULLIVAN, Harris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, Department of Trade and Industry, 1970,:

Seller ID: 94492


BARNARD, Murray (ed.). Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 3, November 1970. N.pl.: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, Department of Trade and Industry, 1970. Pp 1-20. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated stapled card covers. Contents : The “Prince” Is Looking Good [about the Yarmouth - Portland international ferry Prince of Fundy] (pp 1-2); Smoky: Nova Scotia's Newest Winter Resort (p. 3); Metro 2000 (pp 5-7, 18-20); Big Engine for Metro [container pier] (pp 8-9); Anne Murray (by Harris Sullivan, pp 11-13, 18); GeneMacLellan (pp 13, 21); and more Rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 2, No. 2, December 1971.

By: BARNARD, Murray (ed.). PULLEN, Hugh F. RADDALL, Thomas H. BUCKLER, Ernest

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, 1971,:

Seller ID: 93862


BARNARD, Murray (ed.). Nova Scotia Magazine. Vol. 2, No. 2, December 1971. N.pl.: Nova Scotia Information Bureau, 1971. Pp [1]-33. Illustrated. TripleColumn. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers. Special Anniversary Issue : 350 Years in the Royal Province, Nova Scotia Heritage. Contents : This Scottis h Courtier Founded Nova Scotia 350 Years Ago [Sir William Alexander] (2 pp); The Old Capital [Annapolis Royal] (by Norman Creighton, pp 3-5); The Micmacs (p. 6); First Settlers [Acadians] (pp 7-9); Halifax vs Louisbourg (pp 10-12); Pioneers and Privateers (by Thomas H. Raddall, pp 13-15); “Diary o... View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 5, No. 4, Winter 2004-2005

By: BASHOW, David (ed.) AVIS, Peter SAUL, John Ralston CASE, Gordon C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2004,:

Seller ID: 93932


BASHOW, David (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 5, No. 4, Winter 2004-2005. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2004). Pp 1-102;1-102. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated whitecard covers. Contents : “A New Era Of Irregular Warfare?” (by His Excellen cy John Ralston Saul); “The Responsibility To Protect – Humanitarian Intervention and The Use Of Military Force” (by General Klaus Naumann); “The Responsibility To Protect: A Military Legal Comment” (by Major-General Jerry S.T. Pitzul, Lieutenant-Colonel Kirby Abbott and Captain Christ... View more info

Sting of the Hornet : McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 in Canadian Service.

By: BASHOW, David L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:0771010893:

Seller ID: 93538


BASHOW, David L. Sting of the Hornet : McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 in CanadianService. (Toronto : McClelland and Stewart, 1988). Reprint. Pp [1]-72. Ill ustrated. Triple Column. Oblong 8vo, illustrated olive brown card covers. The F/A-18 was developed for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps in the mid-1970s, and was chosen to be Canada's new high performance, multi-role fighter jet in 1980. Gift inscription, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 9, No. 2.

By: BASHOW, David L. (ed.). HAWCO, Darren PLOWS, Emilie Anne LEACH, Norman S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2008,:

Seller ID: 94668


BASHOW, David L. (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 9, No. 2. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence), n.d. [2008].Pp 1-132;1-132. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated white c ard covers. Contents : “Hellyer’s Ghosts: Unification of the Canadian Forces is 40 Years Old – Part One” by Daniel Gosselin (pp 6-15); “Normative Considerations Bearing on The Responsibility to Protect – Prospects and Implications in a Fracturing International System” by Patrick F. White (pp 16-26);“Terrorism: An International Crime?” by Michael Lawless (... View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 6, No. 3, Autumn 2005

By: BASHOW, David L. (ed.). HORN, Bernd JESSUP, Pat, Lieutenant HILLIER, Rick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2005,:

Seller ID: 97585


BASHOW, David L. (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 6, No. 3, Autumn 2005. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2005). Pp 1-102;1-102. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated grey card covers. Contents : Howard G. Coombs and General Rick Hillier's "Planningfor Success: The Challenge of Applying Operational Art in Post-Conflict Af ghanistan; Peter T. Haydon's "The Chicoutimi Accident: Lessons Learned and Not Learned" (15-24); Major David A. Wu's 'Canada's Past, Present, and Potential Future Contributions to a United Nations High-Readiness, ... View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 6, No. 1, Spring / Printemps 2005

By: BASHOW, David L. (ed.). MAYNE, Richard O. DOYON, Carl BERNIER, Serge

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2005,:

Seller ID: 94665


BASHOW, David L. (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 6, No. 1, Spring / Printemps 2005. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2005). Pp 1-88;1-88. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated grey card covers. Contents : “North American Defence and Security in theAftermath of 9/11” by Lieutenant-General Rick Findley and Lieutenant Gener al Joe Inge (pp 9-16); “Boots on the Ground: Thoughts on the Future of the Canadian Forces” by Major-General Andrew Leslie (pp 17-24); “Different Drummers: Aboriginal Culture and the Canadian Armed Forces, 1939-2002... View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 10, No. 4, Autumn / Automne 2010

By: BASHOW, David L. (ed.). McFADDEN, Dean SCOPPIO, Grazia LEWIS, Jeff

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2010,:

Seller ID: 94670


BASHOW, David L. (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 10, No. 4, Autumn / Automne 2010. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2010). Pp 1-88;1-88. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated black card covers. Contents : “The 21st Century Battlespace: The Danger of Technological Ethnocentrism” by Roy van den Berg (pp 10-18); “Being Effective in Snake Fighting ~ Lessons for the Canadian Forces in the Effects Based Operations Era” by Peter J. Williams (pp 19-25); “Academics 101: An Introduction for the Military Community” by Adam Chapnick and Barba... View more info

Misadventures of Mercator One.

By: BATHURST, Norm.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norm Bathurst Productions Ltd., 1978,:

Seller ID: 95496


BATHURST, Norm. The Misadventures of Mercator One. Photos by Mercator crew and Norm Bathurst. Cartoons drawn by Doug Scott. N.pl.: Norm Bathurst Productions Ltd., May 1978. First Edition. Pp (40). Illustrated. Oblong small 8vo, illustrated red stapled card covers. A humourous photo and cartoon book about the Mercator One. “Regina Maris, 5813 GRT, Loa 118m, 276 passengers :Lubeck Line's Regina Maris was built in 1966 especially for cruising in re mote areas. She quickly established a very high reputation for her cruises in Northern Europe. In 1976 she was sold to a Canadian firm and renamed M... View more info

Oil Spill!

By: BERGER, Melvin.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers, New York, 1994, ISBN:0064451216:

Seller ID: 94660


BERGER, Melvin. Oil Spill! Illustrated by Paul Mirocha. (New York) : HarperCollins Publishers, (1994). Second Printing. Pp [1]-31,(1). Illustrated. O blong 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers. Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 2. An illustrated book about oil spills for children in the primarygrades (ages 5 to 9) and includes hands-on activities that children can do themselves. Very good. 5.00 View more info

Kicking Canvas. First Edition, ex-lib

By: BESTIC, A.A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Evans Brothers, London, 1957,:

Seller ID: 92447


BESTIC, Captain A.A. Kicking Canvas. London : Evans Brothers, (1957). FirstPrinting. Pp 207. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth. "This book describes my f irst voyage as an apprentice in the sailing ship Denbigh Castle, a voyage perhaps unique in the annals of sail." - from the Foreword. Ex-library (spine notation, edge stamps, forcible removal of pouch at rear), else good. 12.50 View more info

Emperor's Last Island : A Journey to St. Helena. in dj.

By: BLACKBURN, Julia NAPOLEON

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books, New York, 1991, ISBN:067941150x:

Seller ID: 93983


BLACKBURN, Julia. The Emperor's Last Island : A Journey to St. Helena. New York: Pantheon Books, (1991). Pp. (10),[1]-277,(1). 8vo, blue cloth spine with blue-green paper covered boards, gilt decoration to front, gilt lettering to spine. A survey of Napoleon's final six years, spent living in exile on St. Helena, in the South Atlantic. Very good in unclipped dust jacket. 15.00 View more info

De muiterij op de Zeven Provincien.

By: BLOM, J.C.H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fibula-Van Dishoeck, Bussum, 1975, ISBN:9022835278:

Seller ID: 93589


BLOM, J.C.H. De muiterij op de Zeven Provincien. Bussum : Fibula-Van Dishoeck, (1975). Pp [1]367,(1),+ 16 pp plates. Index. 8vo, mustard cloth, red lettering to spine. A book on the mutiny on the Dutch warship Seven Provincesin 1933 at the northeastern tip of Sumatra. Text in Dutch. Very good in du stjacket. With newspaper clippings laid in. 50.00 View more info