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Sailing Fishermen in Old Photographs : The story of the old sailing smacks of the North Sea, Scotland and English Channel and the men who sailed them,told with over 50 Victorian, Edwardian and Twenties photographs... Revise d Edition, Paperback.

By: ELLIOTT, Colin. JENKINS, Ford

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tops'l Books, Reading, 1983, ISBN:0906397111:

Seller ID: 46936


ELLIOTT, Colin, text. Sailing Fishermen in Old Photographs : The story of the old sailing smacks of the North Sea, Scotland and English Channel and the men who sailed them, told with over 50 Victorian, Edwardian and Twenties photographs from the previously unpublished Ford Jenkins Collection. Reading, England : Tops'l Books, 1983. Revised & Enlarged Edition. Pp [1]-70,(2).8vo (180 x 240 mm), art-and photo-illustrated grey card covers, blue lette ring to white spine. Ford Jenkins worked out of 11 London Road N., Lowestoft in the 1950s to 1990s. Four Generations of Photographers; The North Sea B... View more info

Sailors and Their Ships. First Edition, Signed

By: CURREY, John Ellis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1999,:

Seller ID: 29599


CURREY, John Ellis, Rev. Sailors and Their Ships . [Garnish, Nfld.: the Author, 1999]. First Printing. "Printed by Robinson-Blackmore Printing and Publishing, Grand Falls - Windsor, Newfoundland" Pp i-ix,(1),1-133,(1). With 40+ b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated card covers. John Ellis Currey (born in Durham, Ontario May 17, 1922 - d. July 2, 2003, Sault Ste. Marie) a longtime pastor in Newfoundland, had served on H.M.C.S. Barrie and Joliette. Stories of shipwreck and like disasters chiefly from Newfoundland, chosen from over seven hundred such ... View more info

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Sailors and Their Ships. Second Printing

By: CURREY, John Ellis WINTER, Gordon A., The Hon., foreword

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Robinson-Blackmore, Grand Falls, 2000, ISBN:096854200x:

Seller ID: 70320

ISBN: 096854200x


CURREY, John Ellis, Rev. Sailors and Their Ships. Foreword by The Hon. Gordon A. Winter, O.C., LL.D. (Garnish, Nf : John Ellis Currey May 2000). Second Printing. "Printed by Robinson-Blackmore Printing and Publishing, Grand Falls - Windsor, Newfoundland" Pp (2),i-ix,(1),1-133,(1). With 40+ b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated card covers. John Ellis Currey (born in Durham, Ontario May 17, 1922 - d. July 2, 2003, Sault Ste. Marie) a longtime pastor in Newfoundland, had served on H.M.C.S. Barrie and Joliette. Stories of shipwrec... View more info

Salar : The Story of the Atlantic Salmon. pbk

By: ANDERSON, Gary J. and Ann E. BRIMER BRIMER, Ann E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlantic Salmon Association and The International Atlantic Salmon Foundation, St Andrews, NB, 1976, ISBN:0969066601:

Seller ID: 6390


ANDERSON, Gary.J. and Ann E. BRIMER. Salar : The Story of the Atlantic Salmon. (St. Andrews, NB: "Published in cooperation with The Atlantic Salmon Association and The International Atlantic Salmon Foundation", 1976). Printedby Earl Whynot & Associates Limited, Halifax. Pp. (8),[1]-74,(2). Illustra ted (some of which are in colour). Triple column. Large oblong 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. 5 chapters: The Atlantic Salmon in History; Life of the Atlantic Salmon; Salmon Rivers and the Balance of Life; Salmon Fishing;Conservation. Illustrated throughout in colour and b/w. Brimer is a... View more info

Salmon and Trout Farming in Norway

By: EDWARDS, David J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books, Farnham, Surrey, 1978, ISBN:0852380933:

Seller ID: 61684


EDWARDS, David J. Salmon and Trout Farming in Norway . Farnham, Surrey: Fishing News Books, (1978). Pp. 195. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue cloth."Norway's salmon and trout farmers grow their fish big: to an average size of 4 or 5 kg for Atlantic salmon and 2 or 3 kg for Rainbow trout... In thi s book, Dr. Edwards describes in detail the commercial production cycles for salmon and trout in Norway, shows how and why the industry developed in its present form, discusses economic and market considerations, and speculates about likely future developments." - from the rear cover. Small ... View more info

Salmon Fishing in British Columbia

By: HARPER, Peter and J. BURDIKIN BURDIKIN, J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ginn and Company, 1969,:

Seller ID: 70438


HARPER, Peter and J. BURDIKIN. Salmon Fishing in British Columbia . [N.pl.]: Ginn and Company, 1969. Pp. [1]-23,(1). Illustrated. Double column. Large8vo, illustrated stapled white card covers. A survey of salmon fishing on the Canadian Pacific coast, directed towards young adults. Lightly rubbed with faint creasing, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Salt Seas and Sailormen. UK ed

By: WALLACE, Frederick William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1923,:

Seller ID: 14021


WALLACE, Frederick William. Salt Seas and Sailormen. London : Hodder and Stoughton Limited, n.d. [1922-1925?]. ("Copyright, Canada, 1922"). Printed inEngland. Pp (4),5-288. 12mo, red pressed cloth. Watters p.411, Rhodenizer p.758. Contents : "The Sail Dragger", "Tommy Decker's Tartar", "Mate of theAndrosina", "Slush and Parsimony", "He Who Laughs Last ---!", "Like a Prop er Sailorman" and "The Whaler". "Tommy Decker's Tartar" (pp.110-143) is thestory of a fishing schooner rivalry: the Nova Scotian Decker on the Quicks tep ... View more info

Sardine Fishing and Canning in New Brunswick

By: INGERSOLL, L.K. CARSON, L.R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ginn and Company, 1968,:

Seller ID: 32147


INGERSOLL, L.K. and L.R. CARSON. Sardine Fishing and Canning in New Brunswick. [Toronto] .: Ginn and Company, 1968. Pp [[1]-[24]. Illustrated with photos & diagrams. Large 8vo, stapled illustrated white card covers. Laugher p.257. A Ginn Sample Studies of Canada Teacher's Manual. Contents: Black's Harbour, N.B. (The Bay of Fundy - Sardines); Catching the Fish (Open Water Seining - Plant operations room - Gathering the fish - Weir fishing); Black's Harbour Sardine Factory (Hoisting and packing - Oiling and sealing - Sterilizing - Labelling and boxing - Machines and metals) ; Production and Mark... View more info

Scots Fisherfolk. With Illustrations by the Author. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ANSON, Peter F.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Published for The Saltire Society by the Banffshire Journal Ltd., Edinburgh, 1950,: 1950

Seller ID: 93687


ANSON, Peter F. Scots Fisherfolk. With Illustrations by the Author. (Edinburgh) : Published for The Saltire Society by the Banffshire Journal Ltd., 1950. First Edition. Pp (12),[1]-166,(2), frontispiece + 8 pp plates. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Scottish Sea Fisheries in the Past. 2. The Social Background of the Fisher Folk. 3. Religion and Superstitions. 4. The East Coast. 5. Orkneys and Shetlands. 6. The WestCoast—Mainland and Islands. 7. Methods of Fishing—Trawling, Drift Net, Ins hore, etc. 8. Fishing Ve... View more info

Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a Hungry World. First Edition in dustjacket

By: IDYLL, C.P. GROSVENOR, Melville Bell, introduction.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crowell, New York, 1970, ISBN:0609722648:

Seller ID: 27081


IDYLL, C.P. The Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a HungryWorld. Introduction by Melville Bell Grosvenor. New York : Thomas Y. Crowe ll Company, (1970). Pp (10),ix-xii,(2),1- 221,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth, yellow lettering to spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2271. Read against the background of late 1960s oceanographic utopianism, which projected cities on the bottom of the sea and cheap protein for all, Idyll's sober assessment of the food producing capacity of the oceans seems modest and strangely reassuring. His insistence on recognisi... View more info

Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a Hungry World. First Edition in dustjacket

By: IDYLL, C.P. GROSVENOR, Melville Bell, introduction.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Crowell, New York, 1970, ISBN:0609722648:

Seller ID: 56641


IDYLL, C.P. The Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a HungryWorld. Introduction by Melville Bell Grosvenor. New York : Thomas Y. Crowe ll Company, (1970). Pp (10),ix-xii,(2),1- 221,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth, yellow lettering to spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2271. Read against the background of late 1960s oceanographic utopianism, which projected cities on the bottom of the sea and cheap protein for all, Idyll's sober assessment of the food producing capacity of the oceans seems modest and strangely reassuring. His insistence on recognisi... View more info

Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a Hungry World. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: IDYLL, C.P. GROSVENOR, Melville Bell, introduction.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Crowell, New York, 1970, ISBN:0609722648:

Seller ID: 47906


IDYLL, C.P. The Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a HungryWorld. Introduction by Melville Bell Grosvenor. New York : Thomas Y. Crowe ll Company, (1970). Pp (10),ix-xii,(2),1- 221,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth, yellow lettering to spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2271. Read against the background of late 1960s oceanographic utopianism, which projected cities on the bottom of the sea and cheap protein for all, Idyll's sober assessment of the food producing capacity of the oceans seems modest and strangely reassuring. His insistence on recognisi... View more info

Sea of Heartbreak : An Extraordinary Account of a Newfoundland Fishing Voyage. First Edition

By: DWYER, Michael J. MOWAT, Farley (foreword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Key Porter Books,, Toronto, 2001, ISBN:1552633039:

Seller ID: 69081


DWYER, Michael J. Sea of Heartbreak : An Extraordinary Account of a Newfoundland Fishing Voyage. With a Foreword by Farley Mowat. (Totonto): Key Porter Books, (2001). First Edition. Pp. 207. 8vo, blue illustrated card covers.A personal account of the author's experience aboard the Styx, a sixty-fiv e foot steel trawler, fishing for turbot off the coast of Labrador. "Not only must the Styx navigate its way through the hazards of 'Iceberg Alley', btu Dwyer myust also fight an inner battle as he constantly witnesses the abhorrent waste in the fishing industry. The nets haul in more 'garbage' ... View more info

Sea of Heartbreak. 1st pr, pbk

By: DWYER, Michael J MOWAT, Farley, foreword.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Key Porter Books, 2001, ISBN:1552633039:

Seller ID: 40856


DWYER, Michael J. Sea of Heartbreak : An Extraordinary Account of a Newfoundland Fishing Voyage. With a Foreword by Farley Mowat. (Toronto): Key Porter Books, (2001). First Printing. Pp 207. 8vo, ill. card covers. A Newfoundland fisherman's detailed account of a turbot fishing trip off the coast of Labrador in a 65-foot steel trawler. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Sea, Salt & Sweat : A Story of Nova Scotia and the Vast Atlantic Fishery. First Edition

By: BARNARD, Murray] Jenson, L.B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nova.Scotia Department of Fisheries, Halifax, 1977, ISBN:0888710011:

Seller ID: 95609

ISBN: 0888710011


[BARNARD, Murray]. Sea, Salt & Sweat : A Story of Nova Scotia and the Vast Atlantic Fishery. (Illustrations by L.B. Jensen). Halifax, Canada : Nova.Scotia Department of Fisheries, 1977. First Edition. "Produced by the Communications and Information Centre". Pp [1]-109,(3). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo (207 x 224 mm), blue cloth with gilt lettering to front & spine. In the Realm of the Ocean Sea; When Cod was King; Colonies of the Golden Triangle; Salt Fish and Democracy; Tall Spars and Dorymen; The Cape Islanders; Longliners, Seiners, and Draggers; Th... View more info

Sea, Salt & Sweat : A Story of Nova Scotia and the Vast Atlantic Fishery. Second Edition

By: BARNARD, Murray Jenson, L.B.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Four East Publications and N.S. Dept. of Fisheries, Halifax, 1986,: 1986

Seller ID: 48610

ISBN: 0920427073


BARNARD, Murray. Sea, Salt & Sweat : A Story of Nova Scotia and the Vast Atlantic Fishery. Second Edition with revisions by Jim Bennett. Illustrations by L.B. Jensen. Halifax, Nova Scotia : "A co-publication of Four East Publications and the Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries, 1986. Pp (2),3--111,(1). Illustrated throughout. Maps. Squarish 8vo, art-illustrated green cardcovers [with reproduction of a lithograph by William Ritchie on front]. "In the often stormy Northwest Atlantic, Nova Scotians are among North America's most productive fishermenm and the industry, dating bac... View more info

Sea, Salt & Sweat: A story of Nova Scotia and the vast Atlantic Fishery. First Edition, Paperback.

By: BARNARD, Murray] Jenson, L.B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries, Halifax, NS, 1977, ISBN:0888710011:

Seller ID: 13687


[BARNARD, Murray]. Sea, Salt & Sweat : A story of Nova Scotia and the vast Atlantic Fishery. First Edition. (Illustrations by L.B. Jensen). Halifax, Canada : Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries, 1977. "Produced by the Nova Scotia Communications and Information centre, Box 2206, Halifax, N.S." Pp (4),5-109,(3). Illustrated throughout. Maps. 8vo (203 x 214 mm), blue card covers, with colour photo on the front, with white lettering to spine. Chapters [which are un-numbered in the text] : 1. In the Realm of the Ocean Sea; 2. When Cod Was King; 3. Colonies of the Golden Triangle; 4. Salt Fi... View more info

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Sea-Fishing Industry of England and Wales : A Popular Account of the Sea Fisheries and Fishing Boats of those Countries. ex-lib.

By: AFLALO, F.G

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edward Stanford, London, 1904,:

Seller ID: 43260


AFLALO, F.G. The Sea-Fishing Industry of England and Wales : A Popular Account of the Sea Fisheries and Fishing Boats of those Countries. London : Edward Stanford, 1904. Pp 386, 1 folding map. 8vo, green cloth, gilt to front and spine. The first comprehensive popular study of the subject of the steam trawler era. "It attempts no more than to set before the people of England and Wales something of the historical development and present grandeur ofthe fishing industry." -from the Preface. Chapter headings include: "Life in the Sea"; "Production"; "Distribution"; &... View more info

Seakeeping Tests of the UBC Series

By: MIKKELSEN, Jon, Leon BARNARD, and David HOWARD.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mechanical Engineering Department, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 1994,:

Seller ID: 80118


MIKKELSEN, Jon, Leon BARNARD, and David HOWARD. Seakeeping Tests of the UBCSeries. Vancouver : Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Briti sh Columbia, May 1994. Pp (3),1-63,[i]-vi,1-101 leaves, printed one side only. 4to, black comb-bound, printed tan card covers. Report NA2 ME 94. Contents : Part I : Regular Seakeeping Tests on the UBC Series. Prepared by Leon Barnard, June 1993. Part II : Irregular Sea Model Tests of the UBC Series. Prepared by David Hoiward, April 28, 1994. In marker to front cover “Doc #6 (175 pages)”, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Seashore of New England.

By: New England - Viewbook

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Engraved and printed by R. A. Supply Co., Boston, 1900,:

Seller ID: 93422


(New England – Viewbook). Seashore of New England. (Boston : Engraved and printed by R. A. Supply Co.) for Boston and Maine Railroad, n.d. [ca 1900]. Pp 1 leaf text and 31 leaves of plates, printed one side only. Oblong small8vo, embossed gilt lettering to grey stapled card covers. A collection of 31 seashore photographs, many with fishing boats and sailing ships and lighthouses. Tears to spine, waterstaining to covers, front inner hinge cracked, a few smudges, else good. 16.00 View more info