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1970-1971 Winter Merchandise Price List. By Chestnut Canoe Company Limited.Snowshoe and Snow Sled

By: Chestnut Canoe Company

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chestnut Canoe Company Limited, Fredericton, N.B., 1970,:

Seller ID: 80581


(Chestnut Canoe Company). 1970-1971 Winter Merchandise Price List. By Chestnut Canoe Company Limited. Snowshoe and Snow Sled. Effective September 1st,1970. Fredericton, N.B.: Chestnut Canoe Company Limited, 1970. One sheet, typed on one side only. 4to, yellow paper, printed in black. A price list for their snowshoes and the “Chestnut” Snow Cutter. Very good. 10.00 View more info

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A Painter's Country : The Autobiography of A. Y. Jackson. First Edition in dustjacket

By: JACKSON, A. Y. MASSEY, Vincent (foreword)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1958,: 1958

Seller ID: 47793


JACKSON, A. Y. A Painter's Country : The Autobiography of A. Y. Jackson. With a Foreword by The Rt. Hon. Vincent Massey, CH. Toronto : Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1958. First Edition. Pp. (6),vii-xv,(1),1-170,(2) + 12 colour plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. With map end-papers. "No Canadian stands less in need of an introduction to his fellow-countrymen than A.Y. Jackson. In remote French Canadian villages, where his gr... View more info

ABCs of Boat Camping

By: GROENE, Gordon GROENE, Janet

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1994, ISBN:0924486597:

Seller ID: 75686


GROENE, Gordon and Janet GROENE. The ABCs of Boat Camping. (Dobbs Ferry, New York): Sheridan House, (1994). Pp.[1]-viii,[1]-192. Illustrated with photos and drawings. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "Suggestions on boat selection and useful gear are followed by tips on cooking afloat and ashore, how to keep kids happy and occupied, showers and baths, etc. Safety and survivalare extensively dealt with, as well as how to make boat camping cleaner an d kinder to the envir... View more info

Adventures of a Paper Sleuth. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MacMILLAN, Hugh P.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Penumbra Press, Manotick, ON, 2004, ISBN:1894131622:

Seller ID: 108722


MacMILLAN, Hugh P. Adventures of a Paper Sleuth. [Manotick, ON] : Penumbra Press, (2004). First Edition. Pp (14),[15]-343,(1). Illustrations in the text. . 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Here are just a few of the treasures located and acquired for the Archives of Ontario from 1964 to 1989, as recounted by Hugh P. MacMillan [born 1924, Fitzroy Harbour, Ontario,] ...The papers of Sir John Graves Simcoe [...] A station wagon full of the papers of Colonel R... View more info

Alexander Mackenzie and the North West. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MACKENZIE, Alexander). Great Travellers DANIELLS, Roy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber, London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 30112


(MACKENZIE, Alexander). DANIELLS, Roy. Alexander Mackenzie and the North West. London : Faber and Faber, (1969). First Printing. Pp (6),7-219,(1) + portrait frontispiece + 5 pages of b&w photos and one reproduction of a drawing. Maps in text. 8vo, orange cloth, gilt lettering to spine. In the Great Travellers series. "In the history of exploration across the Western Hemisphere, the voyages of Sir Alexander Mackenzie command attention for a variety of reasons. He was ... View more info

All About The Labrador Straits Book. Second Edition

By: Tourist Association of the Labrador Straits)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tourist Association of the Labrador Straits, L'Anse au Clair, Labrador, 1986,:

Seller ID: 111878


(Tourist Association of the Labrador Straits). The All About The Labrador Straits Book. L'Anse au Clair, Labrador : The Tourist Association of the Labrador Straits, 1986). Second Edition. Pp 1-48. Illustrated. Maps. Large 8vo, illustrted black stapled wrappers, lettered in white. Contents : Introduction; Things to Know (insects, time zone, the land, alcohol, financial institutions, medical services, emergency numbers, bush travel); Community Sketches (history, population... View more info

All Afloat : A Chronicle of Craft and Waterways

By: WOOD, William Chronicles of Canada 31

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Brook & Co., Toronto, 1914,:

Seller ID: 66264


WOOD, William. All Afloat : A Chronicle of Craft and Waterways. Toronto: Glasgow, Brook & Co., 1914 Pp (8),ix-xi,(1), [1]-199, (1),(4, ads) + colour frontispiece + 7 plates. Sm 8vo, limp blue leather. The Chronicles of CanadaVol 31. Watters p.904, Rhodenizer p.653. Contents : 1. A Land of Waterways ; 2. Canoes; 3. Sailing Craft: The Pioneers; 4. Sailing Craft: Under the Fleurs-de-Lis; 5. Sailing Craft: Under the Union Jack; 6. Sailing Craft: The Building of the Ship; 7. ... View more info

All My Rivers Flowed West. 1st pr.

By: MacBRIDE, W.D

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Beringian Books, 1991,:

Seller ID: 42995


MacBRIDE, W.D. All My Rivers Flowed West : Autobiography of W.D. MacBride "The Montana Kid". (Whitehorse, Yukon: Beringian Books, 1991). First printing. Pp 96. 8vo, ill. card covers. Not in Cassell. The autobiography of a famous character committed to the preservation of Yukon heritage. With much onhis canoe journeys in the Canadian north. Vg. 12.50 View more info

Ancient Land, Ancient Sky. in dj.

By: McFARLANE, Peter HAIMILA, Wayne.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Knopf, 1999,:

Seller ID: 33873


McFARLANE, Peter and Wayne HAIMILA. Ancient Land, Ancient Sky : Following Canada's Native Canoe Routes. (Toronto): Alfred A. Knopf, (1999). Pp 318. 8vo, black cloth. "In Ancient Land, Ancient Sky, two men, one Native, the other of Irish descent, fly from Newfoundland to British Columbia, tracing the original westward procession of Europeans into Canada over 500 years ago. At each stage of the journey, they visit native communities in out-of-the way places and meet wi... View more info

Apprentice's Tale. pbk.

By: ROSS, Hugh Mackay

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Watson & Dwyer, Winnipeg, MB, 1986, ISBN:0920486169:

Seller ID: 79507


ROSS, Hugh Mackay. The Apprentice's Tale . Winnipeg, MB: Watson & Dwyer Publishing Ltd., (1986). Pp. (10),[1]-190. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated greencard covers. Accounts of paddling and fur trade from northern Ontario. Lig ht shelfwear, else vg. 12.50 View more info

Arbutus Island : A Canadian Camping Holiday.

By: PEARCE, Agatha H. Nelson's Canadian Adventure Library series.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons , Edinburgh / Toronto / New York , 1954,:

Seller ID: 83920


PEARCE, Agatha H. Arbutus Island : A Canadian Camping Holiday. Written and Illustrated by Agatha H. Pearce. Edinburgh / Toronto / New York : Thomas Nelson and Sons Limited, n.d. [early 1950s]. Pp (6),7-157,(3). Illustrated. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, maroon cloth, off-white lettering to front board and spine. A volume in Nelson's Canadian Adventure Library series. “Here is a camping story that will appeal equally to girls and boys. Edward and Kate, together with their grown-u... View more info

Arctic Daughter: A Wilderness Journey. 1st Bergamot printing

By: ASPEN, Jean. HELMERICKS

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bergamot Press, Minneapolis, MN, 1988, ISBN:0943127017:

Seller ID: 42662


ASPEN, Jean. Arctic Daughter: A Wilderness Journey. (Minneapolis, MN) : Bergamot Press, 1988. First Printing. Pp 205. Illustrated with pen & ink drawings. 8vo, white and blue card covers with blue spine. Cassell 077. "Equipped with good motherly advice ("never shoot a moose in the river"), a canoe full of supplies, and a lot of courage, Jean Aspen and her companion paddle up an unknown river in Alaska to build a cabin in the Brooks Range and "live off the... View more info

Arctic Divers

By: EARL, Ronald Arctic in Colour 04:3 McNEIL, Helen HUME, Steve

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 1975,:

Seller ID: 41787


EARL, Ronald. "Arctic Divers". An article in Arctic in Colour , Vol. 2, No.2, Winter 1975. Pp.6-12. Double column. Published by the Government of the Northwest Territories, Department of Information. Also : Helen McNeil's "Arctic Voyageurs" on canoeing (pp.32-36); Steve Hume's "Fortress of the Walking Giants" on Fort Prince of Wales (pp.15-21); others. Vg. For the issue. 7.00 View more info

Arctic Prairies

By: SETON, Ernest Thompson

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Constable, London, 1912,:

Seller ID: 64502


SETON, Ernest Thompson. The Arctic Prairies : A Canoe-Journey of 2,000 Miles in search of the Caribou, being an account of a voyage to the Region North of Aylmer Lake. L.: Constable and Co., Limited, 1912. Pp. (i)-xvi,(1)-415,[1], including frontispiece, + 31 p. of plates. 8vo, green cloth with giltillustration of a smiling musk ox to front, gilt lettering to spine, t.e.g . Arctic Bibliography 15779 (Scribner's edition), Cassell 1763. An account of the author's six-month... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 38, No. 2,June 1985

By: Arctic Journal DOWNES, P.G. CATCHPOLE, A.J.W. McLAREN, I.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Published for the Arctic Institute of North America by The University of Calgary Press, Calgary , 1985,:

Seller ID: 91981


(Arctic Journal). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 38, No. 2, June 1985. Calgary : Published for the Arctic Instituteof North America by The University of Calgary Press, 1985. Pp [i]-ii,[89]- 166. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated pale blue card covers. Of nautical interest : Ships' Log-Books, Sea Ice and the Cold Summer of1810 in Hudson Bay and its Approaches (by A.J.W. Catchpole and Marcia-Anne Faurer, pp 121-128); To G... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 38, No. 3,September 1985

By: Arctic Journal DOWNES, P.G. BARR, William DOLITSKY, Alexander B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Published for the Arctic Institute of North America by The University of Calgary Press, Calgary , 1985,:

Seller ID: 91980


(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America.Volume 38, No. 3, September 1985. Calgary : Published for the Arctic Insti tute of North America by The University of Calgary Press, 1985. Pp [i]-ii,[167]-260. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated pale blue cardcovers. Of nautical interest : To Great Slave and Great Bear: P.G. Downes' s Journal of Travels [by canoe] North from Ile a la Crosse in 1938 [Part II]” (R.H. Cockburn, Edit... View more info

Art of Sculling. 7th pr.

By: PADUDA, Joe HENIG, Les

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Ragged Mountain Press, Camden, ME, 1992, ISBN:0071580107:

Seller ID: 78198


PADUDA, Joe. The Art of Sculling . Photographs by Les Hening. Camden, ME: Ragged Mountain Press, (1992). Seventh Printing. Pp. [i]-ix,(1),1-149,(1). Illustrated. Square 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Some cover creasing, black ink mark to top edge, else vg. 9.00 View more info

As the Water Flows : A Record of Adventures in a Canoe on the Rivers and Trout Streams of Southern England. in dj.

By: BARNES, Eleanor STRATTON, Helen

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Grant Richards, London, 1920,:

Seller ID: 72111


BARNES, Eleanor. As the Water Flows : A Record of Adventures in a Canoe on the Rivers and Trout Streams of Southern England . With illustrations by Helen Stratton and many photographs by the author and others. London: Grant Richards, (1920). Pp. [1]-189,(3). Illustrated. Large 8vo, green cloth with dark green lettering to front and spine. Toy 1133, Cassell 108. "Six dream-like sketches of river journeys made with Sabrina in a green Canadian canoeat different times of... View more info

Assiniboine Steamboats. An article in The Beaver: A Magazine of the North, June 1953

By: McFADDEN, Molly Beaver, June 1953) GORDON, R. K. CLARK, Donald H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hudson's Bay Company, Winnipeg, MB, 1953,:

Seller ID: 65023


McFADDEN, Molly. "Assiniboine Steamboats". An article in The Beaver: A Magazine of the North, June 1953, pp. 38-42. Winnipeg, MB: Hudson's Bay Company, 1953. Pp. (1)-52, including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated stapled red and blue wraps. Also of nautical interest: R. K. Gordon's "Holidays By Canoe" (pp. 28-31), and Donald H. Clark's "He Piloted the Beaver" (pp. 46-47). Lightly rubbed, a bit musty, else vg. For the issue. 20.... View more info

Atlantic Salmon & The Fly Fisherman. First Trade Edition in dustjacket

By: ANDERSON, Gary SUTTON, Ed

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Limited, Toronto, 1985, ISBN:0385232845:

Seller ID: 5498


ANDERSON, Gary. Atlantic Salmon & The Fly Fisherman. Sketches by Ed Sutton.(Toronto: Doubleday Canada Limited, 1985). Pp (14),[1]240,(2) + 8 p. of co lor photos. 4to, navy cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 20 chapters in 5 sections. In the section Where to Fish: Chapter 9: Rivers of Newfoundland and Labrador (pp.99-109). 10.The Varied Rivers of Nova Scotia 110-121); 11.The Mighty Miramichi (pp.122-137); also short sections on P.E.I. and other N.B. rivers in Chapter 13. Cha... View more info