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Advances in Aquaculture : Papers presented at the FAO Technical Conference on Aquaculture, Kyoto, Japan, 26 May - 2 June 1976

By: PILLAY, T. V. R., and Wm. A. DILL (eds.) DILL, Wm. A. FARWELL, M. K. PORTER, T. R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books Ltd,, Farnham, Surrey, England, 1979, ISBN:0852380925:

Seller ID: 115031


PILLAY, T. V. R., and Wm. A. DILL (eds.). Advances in Aquaculture : Papers presented at the FAO Technical Conference on Aquaculture, Kyoto, Japan, 26 May - 2 June 1976. Farnham, Surrey, England : Published by arrangement withthe Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, by Fishing Ne ws Books Ltd, (1979). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xviii,1-653,(1). Illustrated.Figures. Tables. Double Column. 4to, green cloth, gilt lettering and decor ation to front board and spine. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 125.00 Contents :... View more info

Adventure at the Mill. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BRAMWELL, Barbara and BRAMWELL, Heather

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1963,:

Seller ID: 109552


BRAMWELL, Barbara and Heather BRAMWELL. Adventure at the Mill. Illustrated by William Lytle. Toronto : Macmillan of Canada, 1963. First Edition. Pp (10),1-113,(5). Small 8vo, pale orange cloth No. 5 in the Buckskin Books series. "While their father is fighting in the Canadian army during the War of 1812, young Will Dobson and his eight-year-old sister Mattie live with their mother and grandfather at a grist-mill near the mouth of a small river insouthern Ontario. A Negro boy suddenly appears at the. mill. He is lost, a nd so frightened that he is unable to speak. Jim, as the family names h... View more info

Adventures in the Skin Trade and Other Stories. in dj.

By: THOMAS, Dylan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Directions Books, New York, 1955,:

Seller ID: 66633


THOMAS, Dylan. Adventures in the Skin Trade and Other Stories . (NY): New Directions Books, (1955). Pp. (i)-viii,(1)-275,[3]. 8vo, grey cloth with white lettering to spine. Contents: "Adventures in the Skin Trade", "After theFair", "The Enemies", "The Tree", "The Visitor", "The Lemon", "The Burning Baby", "The Orchards", "The Mouse and the Woman", "The Horse's Ha", "A Pro spect of the Sea", "The Holy Six", "Prologue to an Adventure", "The Map of Love", "In the Direction of the Be... View more info

Adventures of Bob White. no dj

By: BURGESS, Thornton W. Bedtime Story Books CADY, Harrison

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1932,:

Seller ID: 51794


BURGESS, Thornton W. The Adventures of Bob White. With illustrations by Harrison Cady. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart Ltd., (1932). Canadian Edition. Pp 117. Frontis. 8vo, gray and red ill. cloth. Spadoni & Donnelly 1040. The Bedtime Story Books. Hinges starting, light wear to spine ends, faint whitesmudge to bottom edge, endpapers foxed, previous owner's name inked to ffe p, else vg. 40.00 View more info

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Adventures of Philippe : A Story of Old Kebec. 1st US in dj signed

By: BOWERS, Gwendolyn KREDEL, Fritz

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Aladdin Books, 1949,:

Seller ID: 45997


BOWERS, Gwendolyn. The Adventures of Philippe : A Story of Old Kebec. Illustrated by Fritz Kredel. NY: Aladdin Books, 1949. First US Edition. Pp. 153. 8vo, green cloth with gilt decoration to front. One inch tear to rear fold, a few small chips to folds, rear panel slightly browned, else vg in dj. Signed by the author on ffep. 60.00 View more info

Advice to the Sealorn, US in dj

By: PAYSON, Herb

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1997, ISBN:157409002x:

Seller ID: 75681


PAYSON, Herb. Advice to the Sealorn. (Dobbs Ferry, New York): Sheridan House, (1997). First printing. Pp.(i)-viii,1-343,[1]. Illustrated. 8vo brick red cloth with gold lettering to spine. "Herb Payson has distilled over 20 years of sailing experience into the perfect compendium for those who are contemplating live-aboard cruising, sailors with some experience in weekend and day sailing, and all those sailors who read for information and fun. The book loosely follows a questions and answer format that allows the author to range over a broad spectrum of cruising topics." -from the dj. Co... View more info

Aequanimitas : With other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine. 2nd ed, 8th printing

By: OSLER, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: H. K. Lewis & Co. Ltd., London, 1928,:

Seller ID: 110787


OSLER, William . Aequanimitas : With other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine. Second Editon, with three additional addresses. Eight Impression. London : H. K. Lewis & Co. Ltd., 1928. Pp (6),v-x,1-474,(2). 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Aequanimitas. 2. Doctor and nurse. 3. Teacher and student. 4. Physic and physicians as depicted in Plato. 5. The Leaven of science. 6. The Army surgeon. 7. Teaching and thinking. 8. Internal medicine as a vocation. 9. Nurse and patient. 10. British medicine in Greater Britain. 11. After twenty-five yea... View more info

Afghanistan, Non-Alignment and the Superpowers. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: WAKMAN, Mohammad Amin.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sangam Books, London, 1987, ISBN:0861321634:

Seller ID: 115347


WAKMAN, Mohammad Amin. Afghanistan, Non-Alignment and the Superpowers. (London) : Sangam Books, (1987). By arrangement with Radiant Publishers, New Delhi. Printed in India. Pp. (8),[ix]-xiv,[1]-169,(3). 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Mohammad Amin Wakman, b. November 1, 1939, was Secretary General of the Afghan Social Democratic Party (Afghan Millat Party) at the time of publication (and is their current leader). "This study discusses Afghanistan's foreign policy against the background of Anglo-Russian rivalry in the region prior to the Second World War and Super Power comp... View more info

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Africa and the Discovery of America. First Edition. In three volumes.

By: WIENER, Leo. COLUMBUS, Christopher).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Innes & Sons, Philadelphia, 1920,: 1920

Seller ID: 105204


WIENER, Leo. Africa and the Discovery of America. Philadelphia : Innes & Sons, 129-135 N. Twelfth St., MCMXX-MCMXXII. 1920 -1922. First Edition. IN THREE VOLUMES. I : Pp. (10),[xi]-xix,(1),[1]-290,(2), frontispiece, + 18 leaves of plates; II: Pp. (8),[ix]-xxii,(2),[3]-287,(3), + 27 leaves of plates; III: Pp. (8),[ix]-xxi,(1),[1]-402, + 41 leaves of plates. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo (157 x 225 mm), navy blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spines. Leo Wiener (b. 1862, Bialystok, Russia – d. 1939). Catalogue of the Charles ... View more info

Africa's Mountain Valley; or, the Church in Regent's Town, West Africa

By: Charlesworth, Maria Louisa]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Robert Carter & Brothers, New York, 1856,:

Seller ID: 100702


[Charlesworth, Maria Louisa]. Africa's Mountain Valley; or, the Church in Regent's Town, West Africa. By the Author of "Ministering Children." New York : Robert Carter & Brothers, 1856. Pp (4),[iii]-iv,(2),[7]-259,(3), frontispiece + 2 plates. 8vo, brown pressed cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : I. A Land of Trouble and Anguish. II. The Messenger of Peace. III. A Garden which hath no Water. IV. The Hand of the Lord. V. The Quickening Spirit. VI. Sighs for Enlargement. VII. Thanksgiving and the Voice of Melody. VIII. Affliction and Sorrow. IX. Fruits of Righteousness. X. The Sa... View more info

Africadian History : An Exhibition Catalogue. Limited Edition

By: CLARKE, George Elliott

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Wolfville, 2001, ISBN:1894031520:

Seller ID: 48156


CLARKE, George Elliott. Africadian History : An Exhibition Catalogue. (Wolfville, Nova Scotia) : Gaspereau Press, MMI [2001]. First Edition. Pp (4),5-15,(1). Slim 8vo, grey card covers. No. 5 in The Devil's Whim Occasional Chapbook Series. Limited to 400 numbered copies, this No. 326. George Elliott Clarke, OC ONS (b. February 12, 1960, Windsor, Nova Scotia) a Canadian poet, novelist and playwright, currently serving as the Canadian Parliamentary Poet Laureate. Includes three poems : "Africadian History: An Exhibition Catalogue"; "Negro ... View more info

African Folktales & Sculpture : Folktales selected and edited by Paul Radinwith the collaboration of Elinore Marvel. 2nd ed 2nd pr

By: African Art) Bollingen Series XXXII RADIN, Paul (ed.) MARVEL, Elinore

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books, 1966,:

Seller ID: 48500


(African Art). African Folktales & Sculpture. Folktales selected and editedby Paul Radin with the collaboration of Elinore Marvel. (New York) : Panth eon Books, (October, 1966). Pp. 357. Frontis + one folding map + 187 black & white plates at rear. 4to, off-white cloth covered boards with small giltand black decoration to front, black cloth spine, gilt lettering, top edge orange. Bollingen Series XXXII. ""This volume offers a representative coll ection of native African myths and folktales accompanied by selected examples of the plastic art stemming from the same culture. In assembling... View more info

African Insect Life. rev ed in dj.

By: SKAIFE, S.H. LEDGER, John (rev.) BANNISTER, Anthony

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Country Life Books, London, 1979, ISBN:0600342909:

Seller ID: 70638


SKAIFE, S.H. African Insect Life . New Edition revised by John Ledger. Photographs by Anthony Bannister. (L.): Country Life Books, (1979). Pp. [1]-279,(1), + 72 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 4to, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. An introduction to and copiously illustrated presentation of a selection of the some-100,000 species of insect that live in Africa. Some light edgewear, else vg in short-torn, verso-tape-repaired dj. 40.00 View more info

After Six Days

By: HARRISON, Keith

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fiddlehead Poetry Books & Goose Lane Editions, 1985,:

Seller ID: 34216


HARRISON, Keith. After Six Days. (Fredericton, N.B. : Fiddlehead Poetry Books & Goose Lane Editions, 1985). Pp 127. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Keith Harrison (b. 1945 Vancouver, B.C.) Canadian writer and teacher. Very slightly rubbed, else very good. 20.00 View more info

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After the Angel Mill. First Edition, Signed

By: BRUNEAU, Carol

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cormorant Books, Dunvegan, Ont., 1995, ISBN:0920953913:

Seller ID: 39067


BRUNEAU, Carol. After the Angel Mill. (Dunvegan, Ontario) : Cormorant Books, (1995). First Edition. Pp (8),9-168,(8). 8vo (139 x 214 mm), art-illustrated card covers, with black lettering to spine, and a small b&w photo of Bruneau on the rear cover. Cover art by Elllson Robertson. Carol Bruneau (b. 1956, Halifax) was living Halifax at the time of publication. "This linked collection chronicles four generations of women in a Cape Breton family, women who represent the unsung multitude who have struggled through the years to make homes and keep families clothed an... View more info

After the Bounty : A Sailor's Account of the Mutiny and Life in the South Seas. in dj.

By: MORRISON, James MAXTON, Donald A., ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Potomac Books, Washington, 2010, ISBN:9781597973717:

Seller ID: 91205


MORRISON, James. After the Bounty : A Sailor's Account of the Mutiny and Life in the South Seas . Edited and annotated by Donald A. Maxton. Washington, DC: Potomac Books, (2010). Pp. [i]-xv,(1),1-253,(3), + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. An account of themutiny based on the journals of Morrison, who was the boatswain's mate of the Bounty. "Although Morrison did not actively participate in the Bounty insurrection, he had remained with Fletcher Christian's party, which was enough evidence fro condemnation once back in England." - from the dj. ... View more info

After the Locusts

By: WATTS, Enos D. OSMOND, Clarence

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books, Portugal Cove , 1974,:

Seller ID: 12453


WATTS, Enos D. After the Locusts. Cover and sketches by Clarence Osmond. Portugal Cove : Breakwater Books, 1974. Pp (3),ii-ix,(2),12-85,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. O'Dea 5717. Small tear to rear cover, spotting to front cover, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Afterlife of George Cartwright. First Edition., Signed

By: STEFFLER, John CARTWRIGHT, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1992,:

Seller ID: 3460


STEFFLER, John. The Afterlife of George Cartwright. A Novel. (Toronto) : McClelland & Stewart Inc., (1992). First Edition. Pp (8),1-296. 8vo, art-illustrated trade paperback, with French flaps. See ENL V:301 for Steffler (b. November 13, 1947, Toronto, Ontario). "The Afterlife of George Cartwright, John Steffler's stunning debut novel, transforms the real life of an 18th-century gentlemanadventurer into a fictional journey that scales the heightsof exotic adventure - from England, to India, to Frederick the Great's Pru ssia - and eventually to Labrador." - from the cover flap. In March... View more info

Aftermath : Travels in a Post-War World.. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MOWAT, Farley

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Key Porter, Toronto, 1995, ISBN:1550137166:

Seller ID: 38003


MOWAT, Farley. Aftermath : Travels in a Post-War World. (Toronto) : Key Porter Books, (1995). First Printing. Pp (8),ix-xii,1-239,(5). 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, map endpapers. Farley McGill Mowat, OC (b. May 12, 1921, Belleville, Ontario – d. May 6, 2014, Cobourg, Ontario) . "In thespring of 1953, Farley Mowat returned to Europe to retrace his wartime foo tsteps and search for peace. He returned to England and France - countries that less that a decade previously had been made weary under the weight of war. He returned to the nightmarish battlefields of Italy that had se... View more info

Against Perspective. First Edition

By: COGSWELL, Fred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fiddlehead Books, 1977,:

Seller ID: 34324


COGSWELL, Fred. Against Perspective. (Fredericton, N.B.) : Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1977. First Edition. Pp 47. 8vo, stapled printed card covers. Laugher p.110. Fiddlehead Poetry Book No.222. The poems: "Against Perspective","Leaves and the Wind", "The Leaf", "An Evening with Emily", "The Reed", "S oirée", "At The Reception - for P.K. Page", "To Others Only Because", "Contiguities", "Usortitout Poem", "Overload", "Epiphany", "Miracle", "A Pathetic Fallacy", "Atavism", "D... View more info