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Rally of Spray Descendants and other Omaha Nova Scotian Settlers at Whangateau, 24th January, 1959

By: Souvenir Programme - Brigantine "Spray" - Emigration from Cape Breton to Ne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cameo Press Ltd., Warkworth, 1959,: 1959

Seller ID: 112368


(Souvenir Programme - Brigantine "Spray" - Emigration from Cape Breton to New Zealand). Rally of Spray Descendants and other Omaha Nova Scotian Settlers at Whangateau, 24th January, 1959. (Warkworth : Cameo Press Ltd., 1959).Pp (4). Illustrated. 8vo, one folded sheet. Contents : 11 a.m. Commmemorat ion Service; Prayer; Scrpture Reading; 12 noon Luncheon; 1 p.m. Welcome; Social in Leigh Hall; The Spray; The Ellen Lewis. "The Spray, built and ownedby Duncan and Angus Matheson, was a brigcmtine of 107 tons. She was used a s a mail packet between Halifax and Bermuda, with Angus Matheson as master ... View more info

Rosabelle : Life in Bermuda in the Nineteenth Century. Revised Edition in dustjacket

By: HALLETT, C.F.E. Hollis HOLLIS, Rosabelle)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Juniperhill Press, Toronto, 1995, ISBN:092199205x:

Seller ID: 72846


HALLETT, C.F.E. Hollis. Rosabelle : Life in Bermuda in the Nineteenth Century . (Toronto): Juniperhill Press, (1995). Revised Edition.(Originally published - privately - in 1984). Pp. (4),[1]-124. Illustrated. 8vo, pale blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. See Hallett, Bermuda in Print: A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed., p. 193. A look in to life in mid-to-late nineteenth-century Bermudan life, as seen from the eyes of a young woman, transcribed by Hallett, a graduate of the University of Toronto, and long-time Bermudan genealogical researcher. Includes inform... View more info

Royal Dockyards. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MacDOUGALL, Philip

Price: $40.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1982

Seller ID: 23798

ISBN: 0715381482


MacDOUGALL, Philip. Royal Dockyards. Newton Abbot - London - North Pomfret, VT : David & Charles, (1982). First Edition. Printed in Britain. Pp (6),[7]-216. Illustrated in b&w. 8vo (163 x 240 mm), green cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. Dr. Philip MacDougall (b. 1949, Hampstead, England). "This is the first book to document the history of the royal dockyards, without which the British navy would never have achieved the many successes of which it is justly proud. Within the royal dockyards such ships as Sovereign of the Sea, Victory and Dreadnought, were built ... View more info

Royal Saint George's Society, Halifax, Meeting Sept 26 2006, Juno Tower, Stadacona CFB.

By: Royal Saint George's Society, Halifax, N.S. GROGONO, Basil REDMAN, David DEAKIN, Basil

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Royal Saint George's Society, Halifax , 2006,:

Seller ID: 82762


(Royal Saint George's Society, Halifax, N.S.). Royal Saint George's Society, Halifax, Meeting Sept 26 2006, Juno Tower, Stadacona CFB. (Halifax : Royal Saint George's Society, 2006). Pp (13),[1]-3,(1),1-6,(21). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled white card covers. A collection of brief papers read at the Society meeting in 2006. Contents : David Redman's “How I helped build the Mulberry : The vital naval base for the Allied invasion of Europe”(11 pp., including diagrams); Basil Deakin's “Over Juno Beach”; Mrs. Joan Stead's “Impressions as a War Bride”; Jill Alexander's “Imperi... View more info

Running the Whale's Back : Stories of Faith and Doubt in Atlantic Canada. Paperback.

By: ATKINSON, Andrew and Mark HARRIS, eds. CRUMMEY, Michael. MacLEOD, Alistair. WINTER, Kathleen.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Goose Lane Editions, Fredericton, 2013, ISBN:9780864929136:

Seller ID: 107483


ATKINSON, Andrew and Mark HARRIS, eds. Running the Whale's Back : Stories of Faith and Doubt in Atlantic Canada. Edited by Andrew Atkinson and Mark Harris. [Cover artwork by David Blackwood]. (Fredericton): Goose Lane Editions, (2013). Pp. (10),11-303,(1). 8vo, illustrated dark grey card covers withwhite lettering to front cover and spine. "Two men freeze solid during a b lizzard, their bodies posed until spring. A minister discovers his wife's Internet infidelities. A former nun discusses 'Hanging up the habit' on a talk show. A ski jumper takes off... and never lands. In an unmistakable ... View more info

Sail-ho! : Great Yachting Pictures by Morris Rosenfeld. First Edition

By: ROSENFELD, Morris STONE, Herbert L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: T.J. Maloney Co., New York, 1947,:

Seller ID: 105350


ROSENFELD, Morris. Sail-ho! : Great Yachting Pictures by Morris Rosenfeld. [New York] : T.J. Maloney Co., (1947). First Edition. Pp (6),7-112. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth, white lettering to front & spine. "A U.S. Camera Book" Toy 325, Morris & Howland p.117. "Introduction : Morris Rosenfeld's Great Yachting Pictures" by Herbert L. Stone; "Sail-ho! : Morris Rosenfeld's Own Story". Photos include : "Cotton Blossom III on the Wind", "Actaea with All Set"; "Edlu II"; "Seawanhaka Schooner Tide"; "Saraband: An Old Timer"; "Harmswo... View more info

Sailing in Bermuda : Sail Racing in the Nineteenth Century. First Editionin dustjacket, Signed

By: ARNELL, J.C.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club, Hamilton, Bermuda, 1982,:

Seller ID: 24250


ARNELL, J.C. Sailing in Bermuda : Sail Racing in the Nineteenth Century. Hamilton, Bermuda : Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club, (1982). First Edition. "This book was designed by Laurie Lewis and was printed by the Universityof Toronto Press." Pp (6),[vii]-xiv,[1]-255,(3) + colour frontispiece. Ill ustrated. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed., p. 14. "This history of sail racing in Bermuda has been published by the Royal Hamilton Aamteur Dinghy Club to mark its centennial in 1982. From the origi... View more info

Saturday's Children : From London Workhouse to Bermuda Indenture 1850. A Journey from Darkness into Light.

By: RAYMOND, Jocelyn Motyer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arrowroot Press, Pembrooke, Bermuda, 1994, ISBN:0969808801:

Seller ID: 66749


RAYMOND, Jocelyn Motyer. Saturday's Children : From London Workhouse to Bermuda Indenture 1850. A Journey from Darkness into Light. Pembrooke, Bermuda: Arrowroot Press, (1994). First Edition. Pp. 172. 8vo, blue lilustrated. card covers. Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed., p. 167. Very good. 15.00 View more info

Saturday's Children : From London Workhouse to Bermuda Indenture 1850. A Journey from Darkness into Light. Signed copy

By: RAYMOND, Jocelyn Motyer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arrowroot Press, Pembrooke, Bermuda, 1994, ISBN:0969808801:

Seller ID: 44788


RAYMOND, Jocelyn Motyer. Saturday's Children : From London Workhouse to Bermuda Indenture 1850. A Journey from Darkness into Light. Pembrooke, Bermuda: Arrowroot Press, (1994). First Edition. Pp. 172. 8vo, blue lilustrated. card covers. Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed., p. 167. Very good. Author's signed gift presentation totitle page. 20.00 View more info

Sea Venture. 4th printing

By: PATTON, Willoughby

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Engravers Limited, 1983,:

Seller ID: 24703


PATTON, Willoughby. Sea Venture. Hamilton, Bermuda: Engravers Limited, (December 1983). Fourth Printing ("for Bermuda's 375th Anniversary, 1984"). Pp 146. Illustrated by William Hutchinson. 8vo, cardcovers. A juvenile novel of an apprentice shipwright, seafaring, Spanish gold, the early days of Bermuda, and an interrupted voyage from England to Virginia. Very good. 9.00 View more info

Second Class Citizens; First Class Men, or Great men all remind us ...

By: HODGSON, Eva N.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Writers' Machine, 1997, ISBN:0969349106:

Seller ID: 90655


HODGSON, Eva N. Second Class Citizens; First Class Men, or “Great men all remind us ...”. Third Edition. N.pl.: The Writers' Machine, 1997. Pp [i]-vi,[1]-273,(1). Index. 8vo, illustrated green card covers. A study of “the most tumultuous peiod of Bermuda's social history, the decade from 1953 to 1963. This was a time when theatres, restaurants, and hotels were desegragated, when labour found a voice through the Bermuda Industrial Union, when the Progressive labour Party and the United Bermuda Party were formed and beganrepresenting black interests on the political stage, and when the fra... View more info

Shipwrecks in the Americas. Hardcover in dustjacket

By: MARX, Robert F

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Bonanza, New York, 1983, ISBN:051741371x:

Seller ID: 44678


MARX, Robert F. Shipwrecks in the Americas. New York: Bonanza Books, (1983). Pp. (10),xi-xxi,(1),[1]-482,(8), [64] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A reprint of the 1975 title Shipwrecks of the WesternHemisphere. Contents include: "The Ships"; "Early Salvors, Treasure-Hunter s, and Marine Archaeology"; "Locating Shipwrecks"; "Surveying, Mapping, andExcavating a Site"; "Identification and Dating of Shipwrecks and Their Car goes"; "Preservation of Artifacts"; "Canada"; "The United States"; "Florida"; ... View more info

Siren's Lullaby

By: KENNEDY, William P.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York , 1997, ISBN:0312156588:

Seller ID: 80947


KENNEDY, William P. Siren's Lullaby. New York : St. Martin's Press, (May 1997). First Printing. Pp [i]-x,[1]-243,(3). 8vo, blue paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "The Ft. Lauderdale-to-Bermuda race is one of the most important in the world of yacht racing, and Robert Cramm, scion of an old family of Newport yacht builders, is determined to win it with Siren, agleaming new boat with a very controversial, possibly dangerous design. Hi s partner is to be his wife, Cheryl, but on the eve of the race, she is unexpectedly called home to take care of their small daughter, who has fal... View more info

Story of Bermuda and Her People. Second Edition

By: ZUILL, W.S

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1983, ISBN:0333344156:

Seller ID: 70849


ZUILL, W.S. The Story of Bermuda and Her People. London: Macmillan, (1983).Second Edition. Pp. [i]-xvi,[1]-240. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue ca rd covers. Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature onBermuda, 2nd ed., p. 222. "This book covers the history of Bermuda from th e time when the survivors of the 'Sea Venture' shipwreck came ashore, to the present day when the island is renowned as one of the world's most attractive tourist centres. It is, as the title suggests, very much the story of the Bermudians and their pre-occupations, ranging from ships and salt i... View more info

Story of Bermuda and Her People. Third Edition

By: ZUILL, W.S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macmillan Caribbean, Oxford, 2005, ISBN:0333737784:

Seller ID: 113350


ZUILL, W.S. The Story of Bermuda and her People. (Oxford) : Caribbean, (2005). Third Edition, Eighth Printing. Pp. (2),iii-xiii,(1),[1]-259,(7). Illustrated. 8vo, photo-illustrated red cardcovers. See Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed., p. 222 for earlier editions. Part I. Pre-Settlement Bermuda. 1. The Curtain Rises; 2. The Great Storm; 3. Mutinies and Murders. Part II. The Archipelago. 4. The FirstBeginnings; 5. The Sea and the Weather. Part III. Story of the Bermuda Peo ple. 6. Outline of Bermuda History; 7. The First Settlers; 8. The Company's... View more info

Student Reflections. First Edition

By: THIERMAN, Lois Mary

Price: $35.00

Publisher: La Survivance Printing Ltd., 1969,: 1969

Seller ID: 39193


THIERMAN, Lois Mary. Student Reflections. Edmonton, ALberta, Canada : La Survivance Printing Ltd., 1969. First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xii,1-243,(1). With a b&w photo of Kenneth Ross McIntyre, MD "who drowned in the wreck of the Canadian yacht Ramona off North Rock Reef, Bermuda, December 3, 1967, who was Thierman's cousin and to whom she dedicated this volume. 8vo, purple cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Not in Laugher. Lois Mary Thierman (b. November 1, 1931, in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in rural Saskatchewan - d. November 7, 2012, Sackville, New Brunsw... View more info

Student Reflections. First Edition, Signed

By: THIERMAN, Lois Mary

Price: $50.00

Publisher: La Survivance Printing Ltd., 1969,: 1969

Seller ID: 63858


THIERMAN, Lois Mary. Student Reflections. Edmonton, ALberta, Canada : La Survivance Printing Ltd., 1969. First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xii,1-243,(1). With a b&w photo of Kenneth Ross McIntyre, MD "who drowned in the wreck of the Canadian yacht Ramona off North Rock Reef, Bermuda, December 3, 1967, who was Thierman's cousin and to whom she dedicated this volume. 8vo, purple cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Not in Laugher. Lois Mary Thierman (b. November 1, 1931, in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in rural Saskatchewan - d. November 7, 2012, Sackville, New Brunsw... View more info

Successful Yacht Racing. First Edition in dustjacket

By: OGILVY, C. Stanley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York, 1951,:

Seller ID: 111358


OGILVY, C. Stanley. Successful Yacht Racing. New York : W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., (1951). First Edition. Pp (8),7-185,(5) + 12 pages of photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Toy 4114 : "informative and readable". Charles Stanley Ogilvy (1913– d. June 21, 2000, Mamaroneck, New York) was an American mathematician, sailor, and author. "Stanley Ogilvy has for many years and in several different boats been one of America's outstanding skippers in the International Star Class. He has won the Atlantic Coast Championship (twice), Noroton Race Week (four times), Larchmont ... View more info

Supernatural Mysteries and Other Tales. 2nd US in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1974,:

Seller ID: 75351


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Supernatural Mysteries and Other Tales . New York: Dodd,Mead and Company, (1974). Second American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiv,[1]-268,(6 ), + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth with black lettering tospine. Contents: Part I: The Bermuda Triangle and Other Mysteries: 1. The Bermuda Triangle; 2. Mystery of the Atalanta; 3. Lithobolia; 4. The AmherstGhost; 5. Cotton Mather and the Invisible World; 6. Phantom Ships; 7. Were They From Outer Space? Part II: Monsters from Watery Abysses: 1. Sea Monst ers: 1751 to 1848; 2. A Significant Occurrence; 3. The Sea Serpent World ofP... View more info

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Tall Ships : An Odyssey. First Edition

By: BRUCE, Harry

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Key Porter, Toronto, 2000, ISBN:1552631575: 2000

Seller ID: 39606

ISBN: 1552631575


BRUCE, Harry. Tall Ships : An Odyssey. (Toronto) : Key Porter Books, (2000). First Printing. Pp (6),7-96. Illustrated throughout. Large 8vo (8 x 10 inches), photo-illustrated cardcovers, with white lettering to blue spine. William Harry Bruce (b. July 8, 1934, Toronto) Nova Scotian journalist and freelance writer. A glossy illustrated souvenir of the 2000 tall ships races, outlining the courses and the vessels participating. "For more than five thousand years, men have harnessed the wind to sail for trade, commercem exploration and conquest. ... View more info