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Arn? Narn! : Faces and Voices of Atlantic Inshore Fishers. First Edition, Signed

By: ROACH, Thomas E LeBLANC, J. Arthur, foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University College of Cape Breton Press, Sydney, 1997, ISBN:0920336477:

Seller ID: 58156


ROACH, Thomas E. Arn? Narn!: Faces and Voices of Atlantic Inshore Fishers. (Sydney, N.S.): University College of Cape Breton Press, (1997). First Edition. Pp (4),iii-xv,(3),3-91,(3). Many drawing in text. 8vo, ill. card covers. "One sunny afternoon as Tom Roach sketched at Petty Harbour, Newfoundland, he heard a man on the wharf yell to a man in a boat, "Arn?" The reply was "Narn!" Are there any? No, there aren't! Arn? Narn! : Faces and Voices ofAtlantic Inshore Fishers is a visual record - Tom did pen and ink sketches of the fishers - and an oral record of their answers to... View more info

ASEAN and the Law of the Sea

By: TANGSUBKUL, Phiphat

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, 1982, ISBN:9971902400:

Seller ID: 106000


TANGSUBKUL, Phiphat . ASEAN and the Law of the Sea. (Singapore) : Instituteof Southeast Asian Studies, (1982). First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xv,(3),3--148 ,(4). Tables, map in text. 8vo, illustrated white cardcovers, blue lettering to spine. Not in Papadakis & Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography : Supplement to the 1980 edition. The ASEAN countries here are Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines. "An important contribution to the dearth of literature of ASEAN and the Law of the Sea, this book is the result of extensive research by Dr. ... View more info

Atlantic Canada and Confederation : Essays in Canadian Political Economy. First Edition, Paperback

By: ALEXANDER, David G. SAGER, Eric, compiler FISCHER, Lewis PIERSON, Stuart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto Press, 1983, ISBN:0802065120: 1983

Seller ID: 2323

ISBN: 0802065120


ALEXANDER, David G. Atlantic Canada and Confederation : Essays in Canadian Political Economy. Compiled by Eric W. Sager, Lewis R. Fischer, and Stuart O. Pierson. Toronto : "Published in association with Memorial University of Newfoundland by University of Toronto Press", (1983). First Edition. Pp (5),v-xviii,(2),[3]-157,(1) including portrait frontispiece. With a few maps, tables & graphs in the text. 8vo (147 x 228 mm), blue map-illustrated cardcovers, with white letters to spine. David George Alexander (b. April 1, 1939, Nanaimo, British Columbia -d. July 25, 1980). ... View more info

Atlantic Fishing Methods

By: Underwater World)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1989, ISBN:0662120558:

Seller ID: 68061


(Underwater World). Atlantic Fishing Methods. (Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1989). Pp. 12. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, green illustrated paper covers. A fact sheet briefly discussing various fishing methods commonly used on Canada's Atlantic coast, including trawling, seining andjigging. Vg. 5.00 View more info

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Atlantic Game Fishing. 2nd US no dj.

By: FARRINGTON, S. Kip, Jr. HEMINGWAY, Ernest, intro. HUNT, Lynn Bogue

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1939,:

Seller ID: 25864


FARRINGTON, S. Kip, Jr. Atlantic Game Fishing. With color illustrations by Lynn Bogue Hunt, and an introduction by Ernest Hemingway. N.Y.: Garden City Publishing Co., (1939). De Luxe Edition. Pp [i]-xxii,[1]-298,frontis. + 6 color plates + 64 pp.halftone plates. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. Divided into 16 chapters, including : 1. Louisbourg, Nova Scotia; 2. Liverpool, Nova Scotia; 3. Jordan Bay, Nova Scotia; 4. Wedgeport, Nova Scotia. Light smudging to a few pages, name, else vg. No dj. 100.00 View more info

Atlantic Game Fishing. First Edition, signed, without dustjacket.

By: FARRINGTON, S. Kip, Jr. HEMINGWAY, Ernest, intro. HUNT, Lynn Bogue

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Kennedy Bros. Inc., New York, 1937,:

Seller ID: 49485


FARRINGTON, S. Kip, Jr. Atlantic Game Fishing. With color illustrations by Lynn Bogue Hunt, and an introduction by Ernest Hemingway. New York: KennedyBros. Inc., Publishers of Yachting, 1937. First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xxii ,[1]-298, coloured frontis. + 6 color plates + 64 pp. halftone plates. Illustrated. Illustrated endpapers. Large 8vo, blue cloth, small gilt decoration of a leaping marlin to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Contents: Part I: Nova Scotia and Maine: (pp. 3-52): 1. Louisbourg, Nova Scotia; 2. Liverpool, Nova Scotia; 3. Jordan Bay, Nova Scotia; 4. Wedgeport, Nova Scotia;... View more info

Atlantic Guardian : A Magazine of Newfoundland. Vol. 5, No. 3, June 1948

By: YOUNG, Ewart (ed.). MURLEY, John G., Captain]. LEITCH, Adelaide WHITE, Richard H

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ewart Young, Montreal, 1948,:

Seller ID: 65495


[MURLEY, John G., Captain]. WHITE, Richard H. "He Helped to Build a Fleet."An article in the Atlantic Guardian : The Magazine of Newfoundland, Vol.5, No.3. June 1948, pp 14-19. Double column. 6th in the series Newfoundlander s Abroad. Murley "formerly of Marystown, is a leading figure in the New Bedford fishing industry, and some of his ships have a distinguished war record." Also : a one-page piece on ship nomenclature titled "Sir, We Be Brothers" and "Captain Courageous" an A.G. Flashback about the 1867 heroics of Captain William Jackman at the Spotted Islands... View more info

Atlantic Salmon Flies and Fishing. 1st trade in dj

By: BATES, Joseph D. WEILER, Milton C., line drawings

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, PA, 1970, ISBN:0811701808:

Seller ID: 26427


BATES, Joseph D. Atlantic Salmon Flies and Fishing. Line Drawings by MiltonC. Weiler. Harrisburg, PA : Stackpole Books, (1970). First Edition. Pp (6) ,vii-xix,(3),3-362,(2),+ 7 col.plates. 8vo, blue cloth with black lettered red title block to spine, t.e.stained orange. Preface by John C. Cosseboom."Pound for pound the world's most exciting and challenging fish that can b e taken with an artificial fly in fresh water, the Atlantic salmon has thrilled kings, princes, and tycoons for centuries. Now Joe Bates describes newtactics and tackle, and a growing list of fishing camps and public wate... View more info

Atlantic Schooners. First Edition

By: PULLEN, H.F., Rr.Admiral JENSON, L.B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brunswick Press, Fredericton, 1967,: 1967

Seller ID: 3011


PULLEN, H.F., Rear Admiral. Atlantic Schooners. Drawings by L.B.Jenson. (Fredericton, New Brunswick) : Brunswick Press, (1967). First Edition. Printed for the Atlantic Provinces Pavillion, Expo '67. Pp (5),6-63,(1). Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated blue paperback. O'Dea 4152, NSIB 48, Toy 4598. Includes the following short sections: The Marblehead Schooner; The Chebacco Boat and the Dogbody; The Pinkie Schooner; The Sharpshooter or File Bottom Schooner; The Clipper Schooner; The Plumb Stem Schooner; The Fredonia Schooner; The Indi... View more info

August Gales : The Tragic Loss of Fishing Schooners in the North Atlantic, 1926 and 1927. First Edition

By: HALLOWELL, Gerald.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2013, ISBN:9781771080460:

Seller ID: 104450


HALLOWELL, Gerald. The August Gales : The Tragic Loss of Fishing Schooners in the North Atlantic, 1926 and 1927. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (4),1-252. With 35 b&w photos, 2 maps and other illustrations in the text . 8vo, art- and photo-illustrated dark grey card covers with white lettering to front cover and spine, French flaps. "Three different fishing communities, three different countries, but in their pursuit of fish on the banks they would have much in common, including the terrors of the North Atlantic storms. Tens of thousands of Nova Scotia, Newf... View more info

Bear of the Sea : Giant Jim Pattillo and the Roaring Years of the Gloucester-Nova Scotia Fishery. pbk.

By: GARLAND, Joseph E. PATTILLO, Jim.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2001, ISBN:1551093650:

Seller ID: 42023


GARLAND, Joseph E. Bear of the Sea : Giant Jim Pattillo and the Roaring Years of the Gloucester-Nova Scotia Fishery. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2001). Pp. (10),xi-xiv,(2),3-352,(2). With maps and many b&w illustrations in the text. 8vo (152 x 226 mm), photo-illustrated blue cardcovers, with dark blue & black lettering to spine. Joseph 'Joe' Everett Garland (b. September 30, 1922 , Boston - d. August 30, 2011, Gloucester, Massachusetts). A biography of Jim Pattillo, the Nova Scotian-born, Gloucester-based fisherman legend, the "Paul Bunyan of the sea". Originally publishe... View more info

Beothuk

By: MARSHALL, Ingeborg

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Newfoundland Historical Society, St. John's, NF, 2001, ISBN:0968080332:

Seller ID: 60710


MARSHALL, Ingeborg. The Beothuk. St. John's, NF: The Newfoundland Historical Society, 2001. First Edition. Printed and bound by Jesperson Press. Pp. (2),3-87,(1). Maps, drawings, b&w photos and a other illustrations in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated grey and red card covers. A history of the Beothuk people, native to Newfoundland, who became extinct in the early part of the nineteenth century. This volume focuses Beothuk traditions, as well as interrelations between the Beothuk and the Europeans arrivals, as well as with other native groups in the region. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Prehi... View more info

Bernardin J. Comeau : Biographie - un Acadien vaillant / Biography - a truly innovative Acadian

By: COMEAU, Germaine COMEAU, Bernardin J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Comeau Seafoods, 2011, ISBN:9780919937734:

Seller ID: 108774


COMEAU, Germaine. Bernardin J. Comeau : Biographie - un Acadien vaillant / Biography - a truly innovative Acadian. [Saulnierville, N.S.] : (Comeau Seafoods, 2011). Pp (6),7-129,(3). Illustrated. Dopuble Column. Large 8vo, ullustrated card covers, French flaps, mlettered in black, maroon and white. "From a humble Acadian background, Bernardin Comeau chose to earn his livelihood on the sea. His vision, courage and determination led him from one challenge to the next eventually building Comeau Sea Foods as a thriving famfly business sustaining Clare's economy. This short biography portrays Be... View more info

Bill To continue for a certain Term certain Acts relating to the Island of Newfoundland, and the Fisheries carried on upon the Banks and Shores thereof. 10 Geo. IV. - Sess. 1829

By: Great Britain - House of Commons

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be Printed, London, 1829,:

Seller ID: 87506


(Great Britain – House of Commons). A Bill To continue for a certain Term certain Acts relating to the Island of Newfoundland, and the Fisheries carried on upon the Banks and Shores thereof. 10 Geo. IV. - Sess. 1829. Ordered,by the House of Commons, to be Printed, 3 April 1829. Folio, single sheet. Penned number to top corner, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Blowing Clear, First Edition in dustjacket

By: LINCOLN, Joseph C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, New York / London, 1930,:

Seller ID: 109660


LINCOLN, Joseph C. Blowing Clear. New York / London : D. Appleton and Company, 1930. First Edition. Pp (6),1-[333],(1). 8vo, blue cloth, green lettering to front board and spine. Sullwold, A Descriptive Bibliography of JosephC. Lincoln First Editions pp.264-5, Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 1497 . A novel set in the fishing area of Cape Cod. "Writing in his happiest vein, Mr. Lincoln tells in "Blowing Clear" one of the finest stories he has given his readers in his long and highly popular career. And yet, though the salt breezes of Cape Cod blow through its pages, this is not me... View more info

Boats and Boatmen. First Edition in dustjacket

By: LETHBRIDGE, T.C. Past in the Present Series

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson, London , 1952,:

Seller ID: 22478


LETHBRIDGE, T.C. Boats and Boatmen. With forty-one drawings by the author and four photogravure plates. London : Thames and Hudson, (1952). First Printing. Pp 199. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. In The Past in the Present series. National Maritime Museum, The Development of the Boat : A Select Bibliography 750. "In writing this engrossing account of boats and boatmen of the West, with its wealth of fascinating detail, the author has never lost sight of the historical background. He describes in a lively and straightforward manner, not only boats and their gear, with the life and... View more info

Bounty of the Kuroshio

By: MOYER, Jack T. Studies in Japanese Culture, 1) Center for Japanese Studies, Occasional Papers, No. 9)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, MI, 1965,:

Seller ID: 60105


MOYER, Jack T. "Bounty of the Kuroshio : A Study of the Fishing Industry ofan Izu Island Settlement" . An article in Studies in Japanese Culture, 1, pp. 105-140. Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 1965. Pp. 192. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers. Center for Japanese Studies, Occasional Papers, No. 9. Other articles include: Harumi Befu's "YayoiCulture", George DeVos's "Social Values and Personal Attitudes in Primary Human Relations in Niiiki", William P. Malm's "Practical Approaches to Japanese Traditional Music", and Robert L. Ramsey... View more info

Brief History of The Offer Wadham Island, Newfoundland : The Million DollarRock, with some notes on The Wadham Islands, Copper Island, Duck Island, W hite Island, Peckford's Island, Coleman Island, James Island. First Printing

By: ABBOTT, Roland W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 1994, ISBN:1895387477:

Seller ID: 105591


ABBOTT, Roland W. A Brief History of The Offer Wadham Island, Newfoundland : The Million Dollar Rock, with some notes on The Wadham Islands, Copper Island, Duck Island, White Island, Peckford's Island, Coleman Island, James Island. St. John's : Creative Publishers, 1994. First Printing. Pp (3),iv-xx,1-62,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated turquoise card covers. Contents : Dedication; Map of Nfld. Seven Wadham Islands; Offer Wadham Island Sketch; Notes for Six Wadham Islands; Preface By R.W.Abbott; An Acknowledgement; Brief History "Offer Wadham"; The Name "Wadham"; Location; Ph... View more info

British Fisheries Society 1786-1893. in dj.

By: DUNLAP, Jean

Price: $60.00

Publisher: John Donald, 1978,:

Seller ID: 38852


DUNLAP, Jean. The British Fisheries Society 1786-1893. Edinburgh: John Donald, (1978). Pp 239, [8] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. "The British Fisheries Society was founded in 1786. With the support of Parliament, and through the energies of a band of public-spirited leaders, it created new communities in remote areas, experimented with farming methods, built roads, and organised a series of fishing villages at Ullapool, Tobermory, Lochbay in Skye, and Pulteneytown in Caithness. Much new and graphic detail emerges about the founding of these settlements.... The methods employed are fully disc... View more info

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Cabot Trail in Black and White : Voices and 150 Photographs from Northern Cape Breton. First Edition.

By: CAPLAN, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Breton Books, Wreck Cove, NS, 2007, ISBN:9781895415995:

Seller ID: 90751


CAPLAN, Robert. The Cabot Trail in Black and White : Voices and 150 Photographs from Northern Cape Breton . (Wreck Cove, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia) : Breton Books, (2007). First Edition. Pp. (6),1-137,(1). Illustrated in blackand white. Double column. Large 8vo, photo-illustrated black card covers. "From over 25 years of Cape Breton Magazine, this is a collection of stories and photographs in stark black and white, as we rarely see the Trail or its people and, in many cases, as we will likely never see them again. Heartbreaking and triumphant, filled with generous good humour, community, an... View more info