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History of Methodism in Eastern British America

By: JOHNSON, D.W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: 1925,:

Seller ID: 38110


JOHNSON, D.W. History of Methodism in Eastern British America, including Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Bermuda from the Beginning till the Consummation of Union with the Presbyterian and Congregational Churches in 1925. (Sackville, N.B.: The Tribune Printing Co.), n.d. [1925]. Pp [1]454,(2). 8vo, green cloth. Namestamp, else vg. 75.00 View more info

History of the Methodist Church within the Territories Embraced in the LateConference of Eastern British America, including Nova Scotia, New Brunswic k, Prince Edward Island and Bermuda. 2 vols.

By: SMITH, T. Watson

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Methodist Book Room ; Huestis, Halifax, 1877,:

Seller ID: 2722


SMITH, T. Watson. History of the Methodist Church within the Territories Embraced in the Late Conference of Eastern British America, including Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Bermuda. IN TWO VOLUMES. Vol.I: Halifax : Methodist Book Room, 1877. Vol.II: Halifax : S.F.Huestis, 1890. Pp (4),[v]-xvi,(2),[17]-491,(3); (4),[iii]-xv,(1),[17]-499,(1). 8vo, brown pressed cloth with gilt lettering to spines. O'Dea 863, Watters p.841, Rhodenizer p.361. Newfoundland chapters in Vol. I: ch. 2, 1765-1773; 3, 1773-1785; 10, 1785-1799; 13, 1800-1812/13. Vol.II: ch. 2, 1813-1824; 3, 1824183... View more info

Home on the Deep; or, The Mariner's Trials on the Dark Blue Sea. By A Son of the Ocean

By: Son of the Ocean

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Higgins, Bradley & Dayton, Boston, 1857,:

Seller ID: 88577


(Son of the Ocean). A Home on the Deep; or, The Mariner's Trials on the Dark Blue Sea. By A Son of the Ocean. Boston : Higgins, Bradley & Dayton, 1857. Pp [i]-xii,(1),14-483,(3), frontis. Text Illustrations. 8vo, black pressed cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Early Discoveries; Columbus; Magellan; Sir Francis Drake; The Spanish Wreck; Dampier; A Man Overboard; Captain Woods Rogers; Story of Alexander Selkirk; A Scene off Bermuda; Captain John Clipperton; Ferocity of the Polar Bear; Le Maire and Schouten; The Florida; Commodore Anson; Fishing on the Grand Bank; Byron; A Tale of the Se... View more info

Hr. Ms. Urania : Caveo Non Timeo.

By: Urania

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Swantech Publishing, Delft, The Netherlands, 1999, ISBN:9090118365:

Seller ID: 87791


(Urania). Hr. Ms. Urania : Caveo Non Timeo. (Delft, The Netherlands : Swantech Publishing, 1999). Pp [1]-80,(8). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, plain white card covers, in an illustrated blue dustjacket. “Since 1830 The Royal Netherlands Navy has had the use of various sail training vessels calledUrania. The name has been derived from Greek Mythology, Urania being the m use of astronomers and protectress of sailors. The ship's coat of arms depicts the celestial sphere and zodiac. The motto 'Caveo non timeo' means 'Vigilant but fearless'. The present HNLMS Urania, fourth in succession with ... View more info

Hurrah for the Life of the Sailor ! : Fifty Years in the Royal Navy. Cheaper Edition

By: KENNEDY, W.R., Vice-Admiral. KENNEDY, William, Vice-Admiral Sir

Price: $125.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1901,:

Seller ID: 103631


KENNEDY, William, Vice-Admiral Sir, K.C.B. Hurrah for the Life of a Sailor ! : Fifty Years in the Royal Navy. Edinburgh and London : William Blackwoodand Sons, 1901. Pp (4), [v]-xiv, [1]-356,[1]-32(publisher's catalogue) + p ortrait frontispiece + 22 plates. Some illustrations in the text. 8vo (5.5 by 7.75 inches), blue cloth, black decoration of H.M.S. Rodney heading right on front board, gilt lettering to spine. O'Dea 1253. Newfoundland : 208-220 of Chapter XIV "The Druid". There are remarks on the fisheries, hunting,the magisterial duties of naval captains in Newfoundland waters (&#... View more info

Hurrah for the Life of the Sailor ! : Fifty Years in the Royal Navy. FirstEdition, Signed

By: KENNEDY, W.R., Vice-Admiral. KENNEDY, William, Vice-Admiral Sir

Price: $350.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1900,:

Seller ID: 103402


KENNEDY, William, Vice-Admiral Sir, K.C.B. Hurrah for the Life of a Sailor ! : Fifty Years in the Royal Navy. Edinburgh and London : William Blackwoodand Sons, 1900. Pp (6), [v]-xiv, [1]-356, + portrait frontispiece + 22 pla tes. Some illustrations in the text. 8vo (5.5 by 8.0 inches), navy blue cloth, gilt decoration of H.M.S. Rodney heading leftr on front board, gilt lettering to spine. O'Dea 1253. Newfoundland : 208-220 of Chapter XIV "The Druid". There are remarks on the fisheries, hunting, the magisterial duties ofnaval captains in Newfoundland waters ("the sailor as J.P."... View more info

Ice Island : Expedition to Antarctica's Largest Iceberg.

By: STONE, Gregory S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New England Aquarium Press [in association with the] Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute, Boston, 2003, ISBN:1593730179:

Seller ID: 81780


STONE, Gregory S. Ice Island : Expedition to Antarctica's Largest Iceberg. (Boston) : New England Aquarium Press [in association with the] Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute, (2003). First Printing. Pp (10),1-75,(3). Illustrated. Double Column. Oblong 4to, blue cloth, silver lettering to frontboard and spine. Very good in dustjacket. 25.00 View more info

In the Eye of All Trade : Bermuda, Bermudians, and the Maritime Atlantic World, 1680-1783. Second Printing in dustjacket.

By: JARVIS, Michael J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Omohundro Institute of Early American / University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 2011, ISBN:9780807833216:

Seller ID: 115469


JARVIS, Michael J. In the Eye of All Trade: Bermuda, Bermudians, and the Maritime Atlantic World, 1680-1783. Chapel Hill : Published for the OmohundroInstitute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia by the University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Second Printing. Pp (18),1-6 84,(2). With maps and illustrations in the text. Thick 8vo, tan cloth, bluelettering to spine. "in an exploration of the oceanic connections of the A tlantic world, Michael J. Jarvis recovers a mariner's view of early Americaas seen through the eyes of Bermuda's seafarers. The first social histo... View more info

Intense Pleasure. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: McFADDEN, David.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1972, ISBN:0771057792:

Seller ID: 105443


McFADDEN, David. Intense Pleasure. [Jacket design: J. Lee]. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1972). First Printing. Pp. (10),11-94,(2). 8vo, grey cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 2374. "'I'm particularly pleaseed to inhabit the same world as McFadden,' saysAl Purdy, 'even if he's crazy as a bedbug.' Nobody else writess poems like these. They're really good for your head. When you get them you get the fe eling that when you read them again next time you'll feel even better whereit matters." - from the dustjacket. Includes the following poems: &... View more info

Islands of Blue Water. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ROBINSON, Keith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 16474


ROBINSON, Keith. Islands of Blue Water. (London) : Adlard Coles Ltd., (1968). Pp 254. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth. Toy 0978. "Islands of Blue Water tells of the author's voyages to visit a large number of the islands of theworld which lie in latitudes where the water is traditionally blue. Starti ng from the Caribbean he made his way to Bermuda, then to the Azores and finally into the Mediterranean. In this latter sea he visited the Balearics, Malta, Corsica, Sardinia, Corfu and many islands of the Greek archipelagos." - from the dj. Very good in dustjacket. 25.00 View more info

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K.C. : The Biography of K.C. Irving. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: HOW, Douglas and Ralph COSTELLO COSTELLO, Ralph IRVING, K.C.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Key Porter Books, Toronto, 1993, ISBN:1550134930: 1993

Seller ID: 18906

ISBN: 1550134930


HOW, Douglas and Ralph COSTELLO. K.C. : The Biography of K.C. Irving. (Toronto) : Key Porter Books, (1993). First Printing. Pp (8),ix-xv,(1),1-400 + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. Kenneth Colin Irving, OC (b. March 14, 1899, Bouctouche, N.B. – d. December 13, 1992, Saint John, N.B.). "Born in the tiny community of Bouctouche, New Brunswick, at the turn of the century, K.C. Irving became a billionaire in one of Canada's poorest provinces and although he was one of the world's most successful entrepreneurs, few people outsid... View more info

Lady Boats : The Life and Times of Canada's West Indies Merchant Fleet. First Edition in dustjacket,

By: HANINGTON, Felicity KELLY, Percy A., Capt.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canadian Marine Transportation Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, 1980,:

Seller ID: 19666


HANINGTON, Felicity, assisted by Captain Percy A. KELLY, M.B.E. The Lady Boats : The Life and Times of Canada's West Indies Merchant Fleet. (Halifax, Nova Scotia : "Published in Canada by Canadian Marine Transportation Centre, Dalhousie University", 1321 Edward Street, 1980). First Edition. "Printedby Josten's / National School Services Ltd., Winnipeg, Mamitoba, Canada" w hich accounts for its yearbook-like appearance. Pp (12), [13]-175, (1). With 84 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text.. 8vo, blue fauxleather hardcover, gilt lettering to front and spine. With ... View more info

Lady Boats : The Life and Times of Canada's West Indies Merchant Fleet. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: HANINGTON, Felicity KELLY, Percy A., Capt.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Canadian Marine Transportation Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, 1980, ISBN:0770301894:

Seller ID: 25440


HANINGTON, Felicity, assisted by Captain Percy A. KELLY, M.B.E. The Lady Boats : The Life and Times of Canada's West Indies Merchant Fleet. (Halifax, Nova Scotia : "Published in Canada by Canadian Marine Transportation Centre, Dalhousie University", 1321 Edward Street, 1980). First Edition. "Printedby Josten's / National School Services Ltd., Winnipeg, Mamitoba, Canada" w hich accounts for its yearbook-like appearance. Pp (12), [13]-175, (1). With 84 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text.. 8vo, blue fauxleather hardcover, gilt lettering to front and spine. With ... View more info

Legal Decisions and Developments, 1978

By: United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Bermuda) Limited

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thos. R. Miller & Son (Bermuda), Hamilton, Bermuda, 1978,:

Seller ID: 110613


United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Bermuda) Limited and United Kingdom Freight Demurrage and Defence Association Limited. Legal Decisions and Developments, 1978. Hamilton, Bermuda : Thos. R. Miller & Son (Bermuda), (August 1978). Pp (2),3-58,(2). 8vo, red stapled card covers, lettered in white and black. Contents : Introduction. Cargo Claims : Oil cargoes - (1) shortages; Ol cargoes - (2) Shortages and retention clauses. Bills of Lading : Icorporation of charter; Jurisdiction clauses; Jurisdiction clauses - Belgtium; Containers and package limitation. Personal Injuries : S... View more info

Legal Decisions and Developments, 1979

By: United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Bermuda) Limited

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thos. R. Miller & Son (Bermuda), Hamilton, Bermuda, 1979,:

Seller ID: 110169


United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Bermuda) Limited and United Kingdom Freight Demurrage and Defence Association Limited. Legal Decisions and Developments, 1979. Hamilton, Bermuda : Thos. R. Miller & Son (Bermuda), (August 1979). Pp (1),2-84. 8vo, red stapled card covers, lettered in white and black. Contents : Introduction. Pollution. Cargo Claims : Oil cargo shortages; Calcium hypochlorite; Due diligence and seaworthiness; Heavy weather; Delivery of cargo to customs. Bills of Lading : Package limitation; Exemption clauses; Liability of stevedores - Himalaya clauses; Juri... View more info

Legal Decisions and Developments, 1981

By: United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Bermuda) Limited

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thos. R. Miller & Son (Bermuda), Hamilton, Bermuda, 1981,:

Seller ID: 110170


United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Bermuda) Limited and United Kingdom Freight Demurrage and Defence Association Limited. Legal Decisions and Developments, 1981. Hamilton, Bermuda : Thos. R. Miller & Son (Bermuda), (August 1981). Pp (1),2-81,(3). 8vo, pink stapled card covers, lettered in white and black. Contents : Introduction. Oil cargo shortages; Bills of Lading : Package limitation; Deviation; Jurisdiction clauses; Liability of stevedores - Himalaya clauses. Collisions : Charterers' losses. Personal Injuries : Shipowners' liability to longshoremen; Right of action; U.... View more info

Legal Decisions and Developments, 1983

By: United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Bermuda) Limited

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thos. R. Miller & Son (Bermuda), Hamilton, Bermuda, 1983,:

Seller ID: 110614


United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Bermuda) Limited and United Kingdom Freight Demurrage and Defence Association Limited. Legal Decisions and Developments, 1983. Hamilton, Bermuda : Thos. R. Miller & Son (Bermuda), (December 1983). Pp (1),2-85,(3). 8vo, white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Introduction. Bills of Lading : Deviation under Hague Rules; The Hague-Visby Rules; Time Limits; Incorporation of charterpartyarbitration clauses Limtation of Liability : Merchant Shipping Acts. Perso nal Injuries : U.S.A.: Right of Action; U.S.A.: Shipowners' liability to lo... View more info

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Letters) 11 Autograph Letters Signed. (c. 1860s - 1880s) , written while Kennedy was a young officer serving mostly on the North American Station

By: KENNEDY, William Robert, Admiral.

Price: $900.00

Publisher: 1860,: 1860

Seller ID: 70886


KENNEDY, William Robert, Admiral. Collection of 11 Autograph Letters, written while Kennedy was a young officer serving mostly on the North American Station. All are addressed to his mother; these written while Kennedy's postings were H.M.S. Hero & Trafalgar. Most of the letters were posted from Halifax, and all posted between the 1860s and 1881. Admiral Sir William Robert Kennedy, GCB (b March 4, 1838, Naples, Italy – d. 9 October 9, 1916, Daventry, Northamptonshire, England) who served in the Crimea and in China, wrote books about his sporting a... View more info

Libraries and Archives of Dominican Republic with information on private libraries, bookbinding, bookselling, and printing

By: GROPP, Arthur E

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Middle American Research Institute, The Tulane University of Louisiana, New Orleans, 1941,:

Seller ID: 102318


GROPP, Arthur E. Libraries and Archives of Dominican Republic with information on private libraries, bookbinding, bookselling, and printing. A sectionreprinted from Guide to libraries and archives in Central America and the West Indies, Panama, Bermuda, and British Guiana. New Orleans : Middle American Research Institute, The Tulane University of Louisiana, 1941. Pp (2),[105]-121,(1). 4to, green card covers, green cloth tape spine, black lettering to front cover, with blank spine. Name expunged with white-out to title page, top margin sunned, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Libraries and Archives of Guatemala with information on private libraries, bookbinding, bookselling, and printing

By: GROPP, Arthur E

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Middle American Research Institute, The Tulane University of Louisiana, New Orleans, 1941,:

Seller ID: 102317


GROPP, Arthur E. Libraries and Archives of Guatemala with information on private libraries, bookbinding, bookselling, and printing. A section reprinted from Guide to libraries and archives in Central America and the West Indies, Panama, Bermuda, and British Guiana. New Orleans : Middle American Research Institute, The Tulane University of Louisiana, 1941. Pp (2),[361]-462,(2). 4to, green card covers, green cloth tape spine, black lettering to front cover, with blank spine. Name expunged with white-out to title page, else very good. 20.00 View more info