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Sailing Ships of the Maritimes : An Illustrated History of Shipping and Shipbuilding in the Maritime Provinces of Canada 1750-1925. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ARMOUR, Charles A. and Thomas LACKEY.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1975

Seller ID: 72883

ISBN: 007077756X


ARMOUR, Charles A. and Thomas LACKEY. Sailing Ships of the Maritimes : An Illustrated History of Shipping and Shipbuilding in the Maritime Provinces of Canada 1750-1925. Toronto : McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, (1975). First Printing. Pp (4),[5]-224, including 16 colour plates. Double column. Illustrated throughout. Oblong large 8vo (270 x 226 mm), blue cloth, with silver lettering to spine. Vaison, p.5. Charles Arthur Armour (March 5, 1934, Taylor Village, New Brunswick - d. December 4, 2010, Halifax) long-time Dalhousie University archivist, historian and res... View more info

Bluenose. 1st Paperback Printing

By: BACKMAN, Brian and Phil

Price: $18.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1975,:

Seller ID: 25082


BACKMAN, Brian and Phil BACKMAN. Bluenose. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1975). First Paperback Printing. Pp (8),9-112. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Toy 1632, Spadoni & Donnelly 1764. "Bluenose --the big Lunenburg saltbank schooner who shaped for herself a glory and a l ove such as few ships enjoy. Her likeness emblazons the Canadian dime and her name is synonymous with Nova Scotia -- in fact, with all Maritime Canada. Throughout the '20s and the '30s she remained undefeated in races and peerless as a working fisherman. No other ship has so taken itself to the ... View more info

Bluenose II

By: Bluenose II

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Department of Tourism, Halifax , 1974,:

Seller ID: 85764


(Bluenose II). Bluenose II. (Halifax : Nova Scotia Department of Tourism), n.d. [1970s]. Pp (4). 8vo, folded sheet. A small brochure with information on the Bluenose and Bluenose II, dimensions and sail plan. Very good. 5.00 View more info

Schooner : An article in Canadian Yachting: Power & Sail, Vol.9, No.4, April 1984

By: Bluenose). CAMERON, Silver Donald Canadian Yachting 09:04 BRITTAIN, Chris

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canadian Yachting, 1984,:

Seller ID: 24913


(Bluenose). CAMERON, Silver Donald. "Schooner." An article in Canadian Yachting: Power & Sail, Vol.9, No.4, April 1984, pp 34-41, 75-78. Triple column. Illustrated with 5 photos. "One of the last in a long line of magnificentsailing ships, Bluenose was Canada's pride and glory of the open seas". Al so: Chris Brittain's "The Bras d'Or: Cruisers come a long way to discover Cape Breton's Saltwater Lakes" (pp.66-73). Very good, for the number. 8.00 View more info

Once Upon a Schooner. : An Offshore [cover has Foreign] Voyage in Bluenose II. First Edition, Paperback

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing, Halifax , 1992,:

Seller ID: 4592


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Once Upon a Schooner : An Offshore [cover has "Foreign"] Voyage in Bluenose II. Halifax, Nova Scotia : Formac Publishing Limited, 1992. Pp (8),[vii]-viii,(2),[1]-146,(2) + 8 p. photos. 8vo, photo- illustrated trade paperback. "Silver Donald Cameron has long been captivated bythe romance of sailing and by the stories surrounding Bluenose and Bluenos e II . One summer he sailed as an ordinary seaman on the second mate's watch, on a voyage from Lunenburg to New Jersey and the Parade of Sail at Atlantic City. From his own encounter with Bluenose II, from the mem... View more info

Once Upon a Schooner. : An Offshore [cover has Foreign] Voyage in Bluenose II. First Edition, hardcover

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing , Halifax , 1992, ISBN:0887802257:

Seller ID: 40195


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Once Upon a Schooner : An Offshore [cover has "Foreign"] Voyage in Bluenose II. Halifax, Nova Scotia : Formac Publishing Limited, 1992. First Edition. Pp (8),[vii]-viii,(2),[1]-146,(2) . 8vo, glossy photo- illustrated laminated boards. "Silver Donald Cameron has long been captivated by the romance of sailing and by the stories surrounding Bluenose and Bluenose II . One summer he sailed as an ordinary seaman on the second mate's watch, on a voyage from Lunenburg to New Jersey and the Parade of Sail at Atlantic City. From his own encounter with Bluenose II, fr... View more info

Schooner : Bluenose and Bluenose II. First Edition Paperback, signed.

By: CAMERON, Silver Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seal Books, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0770418619:

Seller ID: 38953


CAMERON, Silver Donald. Schooner : Bluenose and Bluenose II. Toronto : SealBooks, (June 1984). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-134,(2), + 16 p. of black an d white plates. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with white spine. "The splendour and the glory of an unforgettable seafaring adventure. Launched in 1921 from Nova Scotia's Smith and Rhuland shipyards, the schooner Bluenose was destined to become the most fabled ship in Canadian history. She was relentless, irresistible and breathtakingly beautiful, one of the last in a long line of magnificent sailing ships. She was the pride and glory of t... View more info

Forever Bluenose : A Future for a Schooner with a Past. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: CROCKER, Ron. DOUCETTE, Mark.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2013, ISBN:9781771080569:

Seller ID: 108716


CROCKER, Ron. Forever Bluenose : A Future for a Schooner with a Past. Restoration photographs by Mark Doucette. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publsing, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (9),x-xv,(1),1-112. Double column. Illustrated throughout in colour. Oblong 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "The Black Witch. The Schnoz. The Bluenose. She has been called many things over theyears, but to many of us she is simply and forever, the Bluenose. Since th e launch of the original Bluenose in 1921, Nova Scotia has cherished the schooner as the symbol of a culture of enterprise and self-sufficiency, a... View more info

Race to Fame : The Inside Story of the Bluenose. Nimbus Edition

By: DARRACH, C.K., Capt

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Nimbus/Lancelot, Halifax, 1997, ISBN:0889992800:

Seller ID: 34754


DARRACH, C.K., Captain, M.B.E. Race to Fame : The Inside Story of the Bluenose. Hantsport : Lancelot Press, (printed by Halifax : Nimbus Publishing, 1997). Pp [1]-76,(4) + 8 p.plates. 8vo, trade paperback. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 9.00 View more info

August Gales : The Tragic Loss of Fishing Schooners in the North Atlantic, 1926 and 1927. First Edition

By: HALLOWELL, Gerald.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2013, ISBN:9781771080460:

Seller ID: 104450


HALLOWELL, Gerald. The August Gales : The Tragic Loss of Fishing Schooners in the North Atlantic, 1926 and 1927. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (4),1-252. With 35 b&w photos, 2 maps and other illustrations in the text . 8vo, art- and photo-illustrated dark grey card covers with white lettering to front cover and spine, French flaps. "Three different fishing communities, three different countries, but in their pursuit of fish on the banks they would have much in common, including the terrors of the North Atlantic storms. Tens of thousands of Nova Scotia, Newf... View more info

Bluenose Master : The Memoirs of Captain Ernest K. Hartling. cardcovers

By: HARTLING, Ernest K.) KRANZ, Jo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hounslow Press, Willowdale, Ont, 1989, ISBN:088882114x:

Seller ID: 14895

ISBN: 088882114X


(HARTLING, Ernest K.). Bluenose Master : The Memoirs of Captain Ernest K. Hartling. As told to Jo Kranz. (Willowdale, Ontario) : Hounslow Press, (1989). First Printing. Pp (12),1-177,(3). Illustrated with b&w photos and some line drawings by Gerard Williams, some full page. Map in text. 8vo, blue photo-illustrated cardcovers. Ernest Knight Hartling (b. April 30, 1906, Spanish Ship Bay, near Liscomb, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia - d. February 20, 2002, Avon Lake, Lorain, Ohio). "In this book, Ernest Hartling takes us on a voyage through a life crammed... View more info

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World War II Adventures of Canada's Bluenose. First Edition, New. Signed

By: HIGGINS, Andrew and Jesse SPALDING III SPALDING, Jesse, III

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Newport Beach, CA, West Indies Trading Company, 1998,: 1998

Seller ID: 24788

ISBN: 0966307305


HIGGINS, Andrew and Jesse SPALDING III. World War II Adventures of Canada's Bluenose : The Americans. First Edition. Newport Beach, California : West Indies Trading Company, 1998. First Edition. Pp (12),1-192,(4). Illustrated. Large 8vo (212 x 276 mm), photo-illustrated cardcovers, with black lettering to front, white lettering to rear and spine. Jesse Spalding III (d. Summer 1996). Profusely illustrated with photographs and facsimiles of letters and documents. "She had been famous as a racer long before the Americans, Jesse Spalding III and Th... View more info

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Inspired Halifax : The Art of Dusan Kadlec. First Edition, hardcover in dustjacket.

By: MAHONEY, Cynthia. KADLEC, Dusan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2003, ISBN:1551094606: 2003

Seller ID: 76717

ISBN: 1551094606


MAHONEY, Cynthia. Inspired Halifax : The Art of Dusan Kadlec. Text: Cynthia Mahoney. (Halifax): Nimbus, (2003). First Printing. Pp. (5),vi,1-90. Illustrated. Double column. Oblong 8vo, green cloth with copper lettering to spine. "Few cities are as fortunate as Halifax in having an artist of Dusan Kadlec's caliber to document its unique history. His chosen subject matter, old world lighting, use of texture, and obvious attention to detail portray the mood, the atmosphere, the very essence of Halifax as it was in the nineteenth and early twentieth century. Kadlec's paintings of t... View more info

Bluenose & Bluenose II. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: McLAREN, R.Keith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hounslow Press, 1981, ISBN:0888820429:

Seller ID: 14732


McLAREN, R.Keith. Bluenose & Bluenose II. (Willowdale, Ont.: Hounslow Press, 1981). Pp (72). Unpaginated. Large 8vo, blue cloth. "Keith McLaren, a crew member of Bluenose II in 1975-76, has combined his love of the sea with his passion for photography and produced a concise, well-researched account of the two vessels and the legend that surrounds them." - from the dj. Bookplate to flyleaf, else very good in lightly browned dustjacket. 25.00 View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Vol. 3, No. 1, March 1973

By: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly LEEFE, John FERGUSSON, C.B. SMITH, James F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, 1973,:

Seller ID: 35769


Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly. The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 3, No. 1, March 1973. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Petheric Press Limited, 1973. Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Limited. Pp.(4),1-86,(2). 8vo, light grey cardcovers, blank spine. Of nautical interest : "A Bluenose Privateer of 1812" by John Leefe (pp.1-20, on the deeds and capture of schooner Liverpool Packet and her masters, Captain John Freeman and Joseph Barss). Also : James F. Smith's "The Pineos : A Political Pair from Pugwash" (pp.21-41); David E. Stephens' "Census of Nova Scotia: 1861" (pp.4... View more info

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Historic Lunenburg : The Days of Sail, 1880-1930. First Edition, Signed

By: PARKER, Mike.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 58604

ISBN: 1551092972


PARKER, Mike. Historic Lunenburg : The Days of Sail 1880-1930. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (1999). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xvi,[1]-119,(1). With 154 b&w photos in the text. 8vo (165 x 237 mm), photo-illustrated cardcovers, with white lettering to blue spine. In the Images of Our Past series. Mike Parker (b. 1952, Bear River, NS) was living in Dartmouth at the time of publication. "'Historic Lunenburg' brings together a host of images celebrating Lunenburg's proud sailing heritage and its history as a centre of fishing and marine... View more info

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Captain Angus Walters. First Edition

By: WALTERS, Angus). Famous Maritimers LANGILLE, Jacqueline

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Four East Publications, Tantallon, NS, 1990, ISBN:0920427189:

Seller ID: 24208


(WALTERS, Angus). LANGILLE, Jacqueline. Captain Angus Walters. (Tantallon, Nova Scotia : Four East Publications, November 1990). First Printing. Pp (2),[3]-48. With 24 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated blue card covers. In the Famous Maritimers series. "The answers to these sea-faring questions can be found in the life-story of Angus Walters, native of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, 'Highliner' of the Lunenburg fishing fleet and Captain of the famous Nova Scotia schooner Bluenose." -from the rear cover. Contents: Preface by Hilary Sircom, Introducin... View more info

Bluenose: Queen of the Grand Banks. . 3rd Cdn ed. card covers.

By: ZINER, Feenie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Limited, Halifax, 1986,:

Seller ID: 1666


ZINER, Feenie. Bluenose: Queen of the Grand Banks. (Halifax): Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1986). Third Edition. Pp x, [2], 111, [5]. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. First published in 1970 by Chilton Book Company and Thomas Nelson & Sons. Toy 1669. The life story of the great Canadian fishing schooner which defeated all comers in the International Fishing Schooner races. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Bluenose: Queen of the Grand Banks. . 1st US ed. cloth in dj

By: ZINER, Feenie ZINER, Zeke

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chilton Book Company, Philadelphia / New York / London, 1970,:

Seller ID: 11427


ZINER, Feenie. Bluenose : Queen of the Grand Banks. Philadelphia / New York/ London : Chilton Book Company, (1970). First Edition. Pp (8), ix-x, [2], 111, (5). 8vo, green cloth. Illustrated by Zeke Ziner. "Published in Phila delphia by Chilton Book Company and simultaneously in Ontario, Canada, by Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd." Toy 1669. The life story of the great Canadian fishing schooner which defeated all comers in the International Fishing Schooner races. Name, else fine in dj. 25.00 View more info

Bluenose: Queen of the Grand Banks. . 1st US ed. card covers.

By: ZINER, Feenie ZINER, Zeke

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chilton Book Company, Philadelphia / New York / London, 1970,:

Seller ID: 6476


ZINER, Feenie. Bluenose : Queen of the Grand Banks. Philadelphia / New York/ London: Chilton Book Company, (1970). First Edition. Pp (12), ix-x, [2], 111, (2), (3). 8vo, light purple card covers. Illustrated by Zeke Ziner. " Published in Philadelphia by Chilton Book Company and simultaneously in Ontario, Canada, by Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd." Toy 1669. The life story of the great Canadian fishing schooner which defeated all comers in the International Fishing Schooner races. Vg. 20.00 View more info