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Giant Salmon : A Record of the Largest Atlantic Salmon Ever Caught : The Domesday Book of Giant Salmon. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BULLER, Fred

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Firefly Books, Richmond Hill, 2008, ISBN:9781554074389:

Seller ID: 100646


BULLER, Fred. Giant Salmon : A Record of the Largest Atlantic Salmon Ever Caught. [Half-title adds: "The Domesday Book of Giant Salmon"]. (Richmond Hill): Firefly Books, (2008). First Printing. Pp. (5),6-488. Illustrated largely in colour. 4to, illustrated grey glossy paper covered boards with gilt titles to front and spine, in like jacket, with yellow ribbon placemarker. "This fascinating collection of personal accounts, angling statistics and original photographs and artwork tells the history of the largest Atlantic salmon (Salmon salar) ever caught. The result of four decades of... View more info

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Gleanings from the Sea. Facsimile reprint

By: SMITH, Joseph W.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Harding Publishing , Wells, 1987,:

Seller ID: 28931

ISBN: 0961852100


SMITH, Joseph W. Gleanings from the Sea: Showing the Pleasures, Pains, and Penalties of Life Afloat, with Contingencies Ashore: A facsimile of the 1887 book with a new introduction by William B. Jordan, Jr. and a new index compiled by Paul D'Alessandro . Wells, Maine: Harding Publishing Company, 1987. Pp (2),[iii]-xi,(1),[13]-406,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, gilt decorated brown cloth, (gilt-stamped schooner on front board, blind stamped same on rear); a.e.g. O'Dea 977 for original edition, published by Smith in Andover, Mass. "St.John's, Newfoundland": pp.311-317; also other referen... View more info

Global coasts : Life changes, gender challenges

By: GERRARD, Siri, and Randi Ronning BALSVIK (eds.) BALSVIK, Randi Ronning Kvinnforsk Occasional Papers 2

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kvinnforsk, University of Tromso, Tromso, Norway, 1999, ISBN:8291167060:

Seller ID: 108705


GERRARD, Siri, and Randi Ronning BALSVIK (eds.). Global coasts : Life changes, gender challenges.(Tromso, Norway) : Kvinnforsk, University of Tromso, 1999. Pp (4),v-vii,(1),1-186,(2). 8vo, decorated pale blue card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Women, gender and coasts as objects of research: An introduction (by Randi Renning Balsvik and Siri Gerrard). [Gender and coast: A historical perspective] On the writing of town history in a gender perspective (by Randi Ronning Balsvik); Changing labour roles in north Norwegian fisherman-farmer household (by Asa Elstad); Hanna Anny ... View more info

Gloucester - on Cape Ann. A reprint from The Ships' Bulletin, Publication of the Esso Shipping Company, September-October, 1953

By: Gloucester, Mass.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1953,:

Seller ID: 91601


(Gloucester, Mass.). Gloucester – on Cape Ann. A reprint from The Ships' Bulletin, Publication of the Esso Shipping Company, September-October, 1953. Pp (16) including covers. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, white stapled wrappers. The story of the historic New England fishing port of Gloucester, Massachusetts. Contents : Cape Cod and the “Woodie Ground”; Champlain and DeMonts; “Le Beau Port”; Naming of Cape Ann; As a Fishing Port; Fishing Tech niques; “Lost at Sea”; In Memoriam; Festival of the Crowning; Fishermen's Institute; Notable Gloucester Schooners; Floating Marine Museu... View more info

Gloucester Sea Ballads : True Tales of Gloucester Fishermen. Signed

By: PARSONS, Kitty BLACKBURN, Howard)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Cape Ann Ticket and Label Co. , Gloucester, Mass., 1946,:

Seller ID: 41942


PARSONS, Kitty. Gloucester Sea Ballads : True Tales of Gloucester Fishermen. (Gloucester, Mass.: Cape Ann Ticket and Label Co., 1946). Pp 56, frontis., [4] pp plates. 8vo, cord-bound ill. card covers. Original ballads on maritime themes. Titles include: "The Fishing Schooner"; "The Race of the 'Flying Fishermen'"; "The Pursuit of the 'Tiger'"; "The Saga of Howard Blackburn"; "The Wreck of the 'Mary P. Mesquita'"; "The Sea Serpent"; "Captain Jim and the British Law"; "The Adventure of the Scupper Nails"; "Centennial Johnsen and... View more info

Going Fishing : The Story of the Deep-Sea Fishermen of New England. repr in dj.

By: PIERCE, Wesley George PIERCE, Wesley George.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: International Marine, Camden, ME, 1989, ISBN:0877422516:

Seller ID: 40459


PIERCE, Wesley George. Going Fishing : The Story of the Deep-Sea Fishermen of New England. Illustrated by the Author. Camden, Maine: International Marine, 1989. Pp. (6),vii-xii,(2),3-323,(1). 8vo, green cloth. A classic first-hand account of the techniques and trials of the American offshore schooner fisheries, first published in 1934. Edges specked, else vg in slightly rubbed dj. 15.00 View more info

Grand Manan.

By: ALLABY, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grand Manan Museum, Grand Manan, 1984, ISBN:0969178700:

Seller ID: 63059


ALLABY, Eric. Grand Manan. [N. pl]: Grand Manan Museum, 1984. Pp [1]-64. Double column. Illustrated with numerous b/w and/or colour photos and drawings to text. Oblong 8vo, stapled illustrated card covers. Chapters : INTRODUCTION: Getting there, Geography; Geology; BEGINNINGS: Discovery; Roots sink... branches grow; DEVELOPMENT: Early Fisheries; Shipwrecks; Life saving; Lighthouses are established; Ferry Service; Fishing boats develop; FISHING TODAY: The versatile lobster boat; Fishing boats of Grand Manan; The Grand Manan fishermen's calendar; Fundy Tides; Lobster fishing; Weir building; Weir... View more info

Great Lakes Selectivity Program 1993 Gear Selectivity Experiments on Trawling Gear : Executive Summary and Report.

By: Scantec Limited).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1994,:

Seller ID: 80105


(Scantec Limited). Great Lakes Selectivity Program 1993 Gear Selectivity Experiments on Trawling Gear : Executive Summary and Report. (Dartmouth : Scantec Limited, February 1994). Pp (2),i-iv,1-32 leaves, printed one side only. 4to, black comb-bound, printed white card covers. Prepared for Fishing Industry Services Branch, Fisheries and Oceans Canada; the Ontario Ministryof Natural Resources; and the Ontario Fish Producers' Association. In mar ker on front cover “Doc #2 (30 pages)”, elsae very good. 20.00 View more info

Great Lakes. US no dj

By: HATCHER, Harlan La SALLE,)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1944,:

Seller ID: 24001


HATCHER, Harlan. The Great Lakes. N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1944. Pp 384, frontis. + plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth. 37 chapters including: 2. Cartier Sails the St.Lawrence; 13. La Salle and the Griffon; 15. Warships on Blue Ontario ; 20. Lake Towns and Steamships; 21. Waterways to the Great Lakes; 23. Sails; 25. Passenger Steamships; 29. Fishing and the Fishing Fleets; 33. The Ore Fleets; 34. Parade of Ships; 36. World War II and theDeep Waterway. With bibliography and index. Vg. 40.00 View more info

Guidance for Preparing Fishing Vessels' Stability Booklet

By: American Bureau of Shipping

Price: $12.00

Publisher: American Bureau of Shipping, Paramus, NJ, 1990,:

Seller ID: 71932


American Bureau of Shipping. Guidance for Preparing Fishing Vessels' Stability Booklet . Paramus, NJ: American Bureau of Shipping, 1990. Second Printing, September 1990. Various paginations, ~70pp. 4to, printed blue card covers with blank black spine. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Guide for Building and Classing Fishing Vessels. May 1989

By: American Bureau of Shipping)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American Bureau of Shipping, Paramus, NJ , 1989,:

Seller ID: 79984


(American Bureau of Shipping). Guide for Building and Classing Fishing Vessels. May 1989. Paramus, NJ : American Bureau of Shipping, 1989. Various paginations. 4to, light blue card covers, printed in dark blue. Waterstaining and damp-wrinkling to bottom half, else good. As is. 15.00 View more info

Guide to Fishing Boats and Their Gear. in dj

By: BLAIR, Carvel Hall and Willits Dyer ANSEL ANSEL, Willits Dyer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press, 1968,:

Seller ID: 29874


BLAIR, Carvel Hall and Willits Dyer ANSEL. A Guide to Fishing Boats and Their Gear. Cambridge, MD : Cornell Maritime Press, Inc. 1968. Pp 142. Illustrated. Oblong sm 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters : Methods of Fishing and Types ofGear; Trawlers; Hook-and-Line Craft; Gill Netters; Purse Seiners; Harpoone rs; Support Ships; Research Vessels; Small Boats. With bibliography and index. Vg in poor dj (large pieces missing from top portion front and back of dj). 25.00 View more info

Handbook of Trout and Salmon Diseases. in dj.

By: ROBERTS, Ronald J. and C. Jonathan SHEPHERD SHEPHERD, C. Jonathan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books, Farnham, Surrey, 1979, ISBN:0852380666:

Seller ID: 67599


ROBERTS, Ronald J. and C. Jonathan SHEPHERD. Handbook of Trout and Salmon Diseases . Farnham, Surrey: Fishing News Books, (1979). Later printing. Pp. [1]-172. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Top edge spotted, else vg in edgeworn dj. 25.00 View more info

Hant's Harbour

By: HORWOOD, Joan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Vancouver, 1974, ISBN:0889021260:

Seller ID: 2509


HORWOOD, Joan. Hant's Harbour. Vancouver : Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1974. Pp [1]-64. Illustrated, maps. 8vo, illustrated stapled white card covers. O'Dea 5547. A rudimentary introduction to life in a small Newfoundland fishing community. Hant's Harbour is located on the northern shore of the Avalon peninsula, on the shores of Trinity Bay. Bottom lower corner bumped, otherwise very good. 20.00 View more info

Harvest of the Sea : A Tale of Both Sides of the Atlantic.. Green cloth, signed.

By: GRENFELL, Wilfred T.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Revell, 1905,:

Seller ID: 78095


GRENFELL, Wilfred T. The Harvest of the Sea : A Tale of Both Sides of the Atlantic. Illustrated. N.Y., Chicago, Tor. [&c] : Fleming H. Revell Company,(1905). Pp (6),9-162, 12-man portrait frontis.+ 15 plates. 8vo, olive gree n pictorial cloth with a nearly bilaterally symetrical two-fish-and-net design. O'Dea 1324, Watters p.302, Rhodenizer p.681. Very nice photographs. Chapters : I Am Apprenticed to the Fisheries; A Change of Berth; The Grog-Ship and Its Victims; A Hero of the Fishing Fleet; The Sea Claims "Darkie Jim"; The Coming of the Gospel; Dark Days for the Missioner; The Missio... View more info

Haulin' Rope & Gaff : Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery

By: RYAN, Shannon and Larry SMALL Canada's Atlantic Folklore Folklife 01 SMALL, Larry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books Limited, St. John's, 1978, ISBN:0919948529:

Seller ID: 57373


RYAN, Shannon and Larry SMALL. Haulin' Rope & Gaff : Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery. (St. John's) : Breakwater BooksLimited, (1978). First Edition. Pp (3),iv-xii,(1),1-176,(2). Illustrated. Square 8vo, brown card covers. Studies of the Newfoundland and Labrador Fishery: Historical and Cultural Series, No.1. Breakwater Folklore and Folklife Series No.1. "This collection is an attempt to bring together from various sources songs from Newfoundland's sealing tradition. [...]. We feel thereare two reasons why a collection of sealing songs is a necessary publica... View more info

Haulin' Rope & Gaff : Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery. Hardback

By: RYAN, Shannon and Larry SMALL Canada's Atlantic Folklore Folklife 01 SMALL, Larry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books Limited, St. John's, 1978,:

Seller ID: 75820


RYAN, Shannon and Larry SMALL. Haulin' Rope & Gaff : Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery. (St. John's) : Breakwater BooksLimited, (1978). Pp (3),iv-xii,(1),1176,(2). Illustrated. Square 8vo, brow n cloth, with blind-stamped rope and gaff device. Studies of the Newfoundland and Labrador Fishery: Historical and Cultural Series, No.1. Breakwater Folklore and Folklife Series No.1. "This collection is an attempt to bring together from various sources songs from Newfoundland's sealing tradition. [...]. We feel there are two reasons why a collection of sealing songs i... View more info

Haulin' Rope & Gaff : Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery. Hardback in dustjacket

By: RYAN, Shannon and Larry SMALL Canada's Atlantic Folklore Folklife 01 SMALL, Larry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books Limited, St. John's, 1978,:

Seller ID: 6310


RYAN, Shannon and Larry SMALL. Haulin' Rope & Gaff : Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery. (St. John's) : Breakwater BooksLimited, (1978). Pp (3),iv-xii,(1),1176,(2). Illustrated. Square 8vo, brow n cloth, with blind-stamped rope and gaff device. Studies of the Newfoundland and Labrador Fishery: Historical and Cultural Series, No.1. Breakwater Folklore and Folklife Series No.1. "This collection is an attempt to bring together from various sources songs from Newfoundland's sealing tradition. [...]. We feel there are two reasons why a collection of sealing songs i... View more info

Haulin' Rope & Gaff : Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery. Paperback

By: RYAN, Shannon and Larry SMALL Canada's Atlantic Folklore Folklife 01 SMALL, Larry

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books Limited, St. John's, 1978,:

Seller ID: 58136


RYAN, Shannon and Larry SMALL. Haulin' Rope & Gaff : Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery. (St. John's) : Breakwater BooksLimited, (1978). First Edition. Pp (3),iv-xii,(1),1-176,(2). Illustrated. Square 8vo, brown card covers. Studies of the Newfoundland and Labrador Fishery: Historical and Cultural Series, No.1. Breakwater Folklore and Folklife Series No.1. "This collection is an attempt to bring together from various sources songs from Newfoundland's sealing tradition. [...]. We feel thereare two reasons why a collection of sealing songs is a necessary publica... View more info

Heart of Newfoundland. cloth, no dj, marked

By: HENDERSON, Dorothy

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Harvest, 1965,:

Seller ID: 41750


HENDERSON, Dorothy. The Heart of Newfoundland. Montreal : Harvest House, (1965). Pp (10),11-144. 8vo, green cloth. Map end-papers. O'Dea 3816, Laugherp.241.. Chapters : To Port aux Basques; On the West Coast; Salmon Fishing; Timber; Grand Falls and Environs; The Train; Our First Day in St.John's; S ix Days Shalt Thou Labour; Mrs.O'Brien; The Birds; To Ferryland; The City Maritime; Raised from the Dead; Brigus and Return; Spruce Beer; Margarine and 'Mericans; Life on the S.S. Bar Haven; Clawbonnie Lodge; Cape, Cod - and More Cod; Receding Shores. With an IndexGazetteer. Illustrations by Douglas... View more info