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Sharing the Fish '06 : Allocation issues in fisheries management, 27 February-2 March 2006, Fremantle, Western Australia.

By: METZNER, Rebecca, Dana ISOKAWA, Yuanbo LIU, and Fred WELLS, eds. FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Proceedings, 15.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, 2010, ISBN:9789251066652:

Seller ID: 115228


METZNER, Rebecca, Dana ISOKAWA, Yuanbo LIU, and Fred WELLS, eds. Sharing the Fish '06 : Allocation issues in fisheries management, 27 February-2 March2006, Fremantle, Western Australia. Edited by Rebecca Metzner, Dana Isokaw a, Yuanbo Liu, and Fred Wells. Rome : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2010. Pp. (2),iii-x,1-253,(1). With CD-ROM in pouch at rear. 4to, photo-illustrated aquamarine and white card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Proceedings, number 15. Contents: Introduction: "The use of fisheries adjustment s... View more info

Sinking of the Belgrano. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: GAVSHON, Arthur. RICE, Desmond.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1984, ISBN:0436413329:

Seller ID: 31238


GAUSHON, Arthur and Desmond RICE. The Sinking of the Belgrano. London: Secker & Warburg, (1984). First Printing. Pp. (10),xi-xv,(3),3-218 + 4 pp of photos. 2 maps. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. An independentanalysis of the rationale behind the British sinking of the Argentine crui ser General Belgrano in the early days of the Falklands War. With appendices, notes, reading list and index. Minor corner bumping, else very good in nicked, unclipped dustjacket. 16.00 View more info

Sky at the Masthead : Stories of Naval Exploits. Second Edition in dustjacket

By: ARGUERO, Luis Eduardo LAWRENCE, Henry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Secretaria de Marina, Buenos Aires, 1961,:

Seller ID: 104463


ARGUERO, Luis Eduardo. The Sky at the Masthead : Stories of Naval Exploits.Translated by Henry Lawrence. Buenos Aires : Secretaria de Marina, (1961). New [Second] Edition. Pp (4),5-131,(1), frontispiece + 8 plates. 8vo, brow n cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "This volume contains a handful of stories, written over the initial years of the Naval Military Lyceum "Almirante Guillermo Brown", told in a simple manner, as grandpa might tell tnem to hisgrandson by the fireside, on a winter's evening. Tales of the Heroic Navy, the navy of those good old "gringos" and "criollos&... View more info

Solbris Escapade

By: NIELSEN, Roald A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Edicione Marymar, 1984,:

Seller ID: 40521


NIELSEN, Roald A. The "Solbris" Escapade. (Buenos Aires): Edicione Marymar,(1984). Pp 201, col. frontis. 8vo, ill. card covers. The author, a senior bureaucrat in the Norwegian government under German Occupation, here recounts his transatlantic escape from incarceration by the post-war government of Norway. Chipping to tail of spine, rubbed and slightly soiled, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Image for South America Social, Indutrial, and Political : A Twenty-Five-Thousand-Mile Journey in Search of Information in the Isthmus of Panama and the Lands of the Equator, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Tierra del Fuego, the Falklands, Argentia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, the Guianas, Venezuela, and the Orinoco Basin.

South America Social, Indutrial, and Political : A Twenty-Five-Thousand-Mile Journey in Search of Information in the Isthmus of Panama and the Lands of the Equator, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Tierra del Fuego, the Falklands, Argentia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, the Guianas, Venezuela, and the Orinoco Basin.

By: CARPENTER, Frank G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Saalfield, 1903,: 1903

Seller ID: 30670


CARPENTER, Frank G. South America Social, Industrial, and Political : A Twenty-Five-Thousand-Mile Journey in Search of Information in the Isthmus of Panama and the Lands of the Equator, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Tierra del Fuego, the Falklands, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, the Guianas, Venezuela, and the Orinoco Basin. The Resources and Possibilities of the Various Countries - the Life and Customs of the People - Their Governments, Business Methods, and Trade. Fully Illustrated. Akron : Saalfield Publishing Company, 1903. Pp 625. Large 8vo, navy cloth, gilt let... View more info

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South by Thunderbird. in dj.

By: STRODE, Hudson

Price: $55.00

Publisher: National Travel Club, New York, 1937,:

Seller ID: 36340


STRODE, Hudson. South by Thunderbird. New York : National Travel Club, (1937). Pp 388, 27 leaves plates, map in glassine envelope at rear. 8vo, black cloth. "This is the fascinating and up-to-the-minute story of a trip by clipper plane from one end of South America to the other. An indispensable book for anybody interested in the republics of South America." -from the dj. Very slightly rubbed, top edge dusty, else very good in rubbed, nicked dustjacket. 55.00 View more info

Straight Baselines - Argentina

By: Nautical - Law] International Boundary Study, Series A - Limits in the Seas, No. 44)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Office of the Geographer, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Department of States, Washington, DC, 1972,:

Seller ID: 65904


[Nautical - Law]. Straight Baselines : Argentina. Washington, DC: Office ofthe Geographer, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Department of State, 1972. Pp. [2],(1)-2, + 1 folding map in pouch at rear. 4to, stapled printedblue card covers with no spine. International Boundary Study, Series A - L imits in the Seas, No. 44. Occasional pencilling, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Struggle for the Falkland Islands : A Study in Legal and Diplomatic History. Second Edition

By: GOEBEL, Julius.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven and London , 1982, ISBN:0300029438:

Seller ID: 106856


GOEBEL, Julius. The Struggle for the Falkland Islands : A Study in Legal and Diplomatic History. With a Preface and an Introduction by J.C.J. Metford.. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, (1982). [Second Edition]. Pp (4),[v]-xxx,[1]-482. Map opposite title-page. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Day, The Falkland Islands, South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands 251. "First published in 1927, this controversial but fundamental study of the history of the Falklands from their discovery to their reoccupation by the British in 1833, is the only serious and detailed book... View more info

Super Etendard

By: CHANT, Christopher, series editor Super Profile series.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Haynes, 1983,:

Seller ID: 35806


CHANT, Christopher, series editor. Super Etendard. (Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset): Haynes, (1983). Pp 56. Large 8vo, ill. boards. Super Profile series. An examination of the French marine attack aircraft, with a chapter on Argentine successes with same in the Falklands conflict. Slightly rubbed, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Take That Hill! : Royal Marines in the Falkland War First American Edition in dustjacket

By: VAUX, Nick KELLEY, P.X., General, foreword. HASTINGS, Max, foreword.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Pergamon-Brassey's International Defense Publishers, Washington, 1986,:

Seller ID: 34923


VAUX, Nick. Take That Hill! : Royal Marines in the Falkland War. Forewords by General P.X. Kelley & Max Hastings. Washington : Pergamon-Brassey's International Defense Publishers, (1986). Pp 261, 16 pages of plates. 8vo, green cloth. Day, The Falkland Islands, South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands 320 listed under the British edition's title, March to the South Atlantic. The author is a Royal Marines Major-General who himself commanded a unit in the Falklands. Very good in dustjacket. 50.00 View more info

Taste of Latin American Cuisine / Un sabor de la cocina latinoamericana

By: URQUILLA, Marta Hernandez, Sonia MENENDEZ, and Loly CORTES-CROWEY MENENDEZ, Sonia CORTES-CROWLEY, Loly

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 2005,:

Seller ID: 106404


URQUILLA, Marta Hernandez, Sonia MENENDEZ, and Loly CORTES-CROWEY. "A Tasteof Latin American Cuisine" / "Un sabor de la cocina latinoamericana. N.pl. : n.pub., (2005). Pp 2-143 leaves, printed one side only. 8vo, black coil binding, white card covers, colour map and black lettering to front cover. Contents : Argentina; Bolivia; Brazil; Chile; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cuba; Dominican Republic; Ecuador; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Mexico; Micaragua; Panama; Paraguay; Peru; Puerto Rico; Uuruguay; Venezuela. Loly Cortes-Crowley was born in Cuba, and presently resides in Halifax, Nov... View more info

The Wandering Unicorn. First American Edition in dustjacket.

By: MUJICA LAINEZ, Manuel FITTON, Mary, translator BORGES, Jorge Luis, foreword

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Taplinger Publishing Company, New York, 1983, ISBN:0800880412: 1983

Seller ID: 8430

ISBN: 0800880412


MUJICA LAINEZ, Manuel. The Wandering Unicorn. Translated by Mary Fitton. With a Foreword by Jorge Luis Borges. New York :Taplinger Publishing Company, (1983). First American Edition. Pp (6),vii,(3),1-322,(4). 8vo, blue cloth spine, black cloth boards, black lettering to spine. Manuel Mujica Láinez (b. September 11, 1910, Buenos Aires, Argentina - d. April 21, 1984, La Cumbre, Argentina). "A fairy-tale novel based on the 'Fairy Melusine' legend by an award-winning Argentinean writer." "You may be sure that fairies and angels exist, as they did in the M... View more info

Titanic Survivor : The newly discovered memoirs of Violet Jessop who survived both the Titanic and Britannic disasters. 1st US in dj

By: JESSOP, Violet MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, NY, 1997, ISBN:1574090356:

Seller ID: 63778


JESSOP, Violet. Titanic Survivor : The newly discovered memoirs of Violet Jessop who survived both the Titanic and Britannic disasters. Introduced, edited and annotated by John Maxtone-Graham. (Dobbs Ferry, NY) : Sheridan House, (1997). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-x,1-238. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth spine, tan boards. "Violet Jessop was probably the only rescued person with a toothbrush after the Britannic struck a mine and sank. But then she had been on Titanic four years earlier and remembered what she had missed... [...] After a childhood in Argentina and formative years in England, sh... View more info

To the River Plate and Back : The Narrative of a Scientific Mission to South America, with observations upon things Seen and Suggested

By: HOLLAND, W.J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1913,:

Seller ID: 75008


HOLLAND, W.J. To the River Plate and Back : The Narrative of a Scientific Mission to South America, with observations upon things Seen and Suggested .With eight plates in color from drawings by the author and 78 other illust rations. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1913. Pp. (4),[i]-xiii,(1),1-387,(7), colour frontis. (with tissue guard), + 39 p. of plates (some of which arein colour). Includes other textual illustrations. 8vo, illustrated grey cl oth with gilt lettering to front, and gilt lettering and decoration to spine, t.e.g. Dampstaining to all edges (but largely contained to margins of pa... View more info

Tropical Night Falling. 1st UK in dj

By: PUIG, Manuel LEVINE, Suzanne Jill, (trans.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber, 1991,:

Seller ID: 2567


PUIG, Manuel. Tropical Night Falling. Translated by Suzanne Jill Levine. L: Faber and Faber, (1991). First UK Edition. Pp. 189. 8vo, black cloth. Originally published in Spain as "Cae la Noche Tropical" in 1988. Vg-fine in dj. 20.00 View more info

U-Boat 977. 2nd ed in dj.

By: SCHAEFFER, Heinz CORK AND ORRERY, Earl of, Admiral of the Fleet, preface. MONSARRAT, Nicholas, foreword.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: William Kimber, 1952,:

Seller ID: 69430


SCHAEFFER, Heinz. U-Boat 977. Preface by Admiral of the Fleet the Earl of Cork and Orrery; foreword by Nicholas Monsarrat. L: William Kimber, (September 1052). Second Edition. Pp 207. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. Anderson 1091, Law 1728. A German submariner's memoir of his wartime service, culminating in a gruelling sixty-six day submerged passage to Argentina which precipitated rumours of Hitler's escape to South America. Interesting as well forMontsarrat's bitter, anti-revisionist foreword. Penned date, else vg in to rn and chipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Vocabulario y Refrantero Criollo con textos y dibujos originales. Tercera Edicion

By: SAUBIDET, Tito

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Editorial Guillermo Kraft Ltda., Buenos Aires, 1948,:

Seller ID: 116261


SAUBIDET, Tito. Vocabulario y Refrantero Criollo con textos y dibujos originales. Tercera Edicion. Buenos Aires : Editorial Guillermo Kraft Ltda., 1948. Pp (12),xiii-xix,(1),1-421,(7) + a few colour plates. Illustrated throughout with drawings, &c. Double Column. Large 8vo [230 x 302 mm], tan card covers, colour illustration to front cover, lettered in red and brown. Titlepage is dated 1948 while cover is dated 1949. Tito Saubidet (b. 1891, Buen os-Aires - d. 1955, Buenos-Aires). A dictionary of creole vocabulary and sayings. Text in Spanish. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO... View more info

Wandering Unicorn. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket.

By: MUJICA LAINEZ, Manuel International Fiction List No. 07 FITTON, Mary (trans.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lester & Orpen Dennys, Toronto, 1982, ISBN:0919630006:

Seller ID: 7245


MUJICA LAINEZ, Manuel. The Wandering Unicorn. Translated by Mary Fitton. (Toronto) : Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1982). First Canadian Edition. . Pp. 322.8vo, white cloth, gilt titles to spine. International Fiction List No. 7. Very good in dustjacket. 30.00 View more info

Weapons of the Falklands Conflict. 2nd pr in dj

By: PERRETT, Bryan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Blandford Press, Poole, Dorset, 1983, ISBN:0713713151:

Seller ID: 55717


PERRETT, Bryan. Weapons of the Falklands Conflict. Poole, Dorset : Blandford Press, (1983). Second Printing. Pp 152 + 32 pages of photos. 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. The Naval Battle; 2. The Air Battle - Helicopters; 3. The Air Battle - Fixed Wing Aircraft; 4. The Land Battle; 5. Missile Systems;6. Elint, Sigint, and psy-war. With conclusion, appendix and index. Sm. pa tch repair to front free endpaper, ow vg in lightly wrinkled dj. 25.00 View more info

Where Tempests Blow: Upon the Land of Magellan.

By: MASON, Michael H A.S.M., photo.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1933,:

Seller ID: 27508


MASON, Michael H. Where Tempests Blow: Upon the Land of Magellan. Photographs by A.S.M. London: Hodder and Stoughton, (1933). Pp (6),v-xiv,1-181,(3), frontispiece + 26 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 1118. An account of a three-months' journey through the Magellan Territory, or Patagonia. Theauthor notes his responses to the geography, the flora and fauna, and the peoples of this region, and his reflections are augmented by dramatic photographs of the same. Vg., with gift bookplate from the shop of marine photographer W.R. MacAskill. 75.00 View more info