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Skipper : The Sea Yarns of Captain Matthew Mitchell.

By: DICKSON, Frances Jewel. MITCHELL, Matthew

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, N.S., 2009, ISBN:9781897426104:

Seller ID: 95054


DICKSON, Frances Jewel. Skipper : The Sea Yarns of Captain Matthew Mitchell. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia : Pottersfield Press, (2009). First Edition. Pp (8),9-127,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, photo-illustrated blue card covers,white lettering. "Skipper Matthew Mitchell was born om the Burin Peninsula of Newfoundland in 1917. Now a lively 92-year-old, he looks back on his li felong relationship with the sea, from wooden dories to steel trawlers, to shore captain at the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. The author has gathered his many stories into this exuberant volu... View more info

Slightly Salty Columns of old and new Cape Cod

By: MOSES, George L

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kendall Printing, 1960,:

Seller ID: 34971


MOSES, George L. Slightly Salty Columns of old and new Cape Cod. (Falmouth,Mass.: Kendall Printing, [ca. 1960]. Pp 83. Illustrated. 8vo, ill. card co vers. A collection of humourous essays on Cape Cod life (the Town Meeting, tuna fishing, smoking herrings, etc.) originally published in the Cape Cod Standard-Times. Slightly rubbed, owner's signature and stamp to title, elsevg. 12.00 View more info

Slipknot. Advance Uncorrected Proof.

By: GREENLAW, Linda.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hyperion, New York, 0, ISBN:9780786866786:

Seller ID: 92663


GREENLAW, Linda. Slipknot. New York : Hyperion, [2007]. Advance UncorrectedProof. Pp (6),[1]-260,(2), 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Linda Green law (b. December 22, 1960, Connecticut) raised in Maine, an author and fisher. “In her bestselling nonfiction book All Fishermen Are Liars, Linda Greenlaw confessed a desire to write fiction -- and readers responded with an enthusiastic "Please do!" At last, she satisfies their hunger with this sharp-witted, compulsively readable mystery, the first in a series featuring marine investigator Jane Bunker. When Jane moves back to the sleepy... View more info

Small Fishing Vessel Safety Manual

By: Nautical - Seamanship)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canadian Coast Guard, 1993, ISBN:0662205723:

Seller ID: 69097


(Nautical - Seamanship). Small Fishing Vessel Safety Manual. Ottawa: Canadian Coast Guard, 1993. Pp. 93. Illustrated. 8vo, red illustrated card covers. A concise manual in an easily read format, with simple diagrams, which provides instructions on vessel stability, life saving and basic required equipment on board, weather information, and emergency procedures. Small crease to lower front corner, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Small-Mouthed Black Bass and Its Conservation. Ontario Department of Game and Fisheries, Biological and Fish Culture Branch, Bulletin No. 2, July, 1931

By: DYMOND, J.R.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Printed by Herbert H. Ball, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1931,:

Seller ID: 94141


DYMOND, J.R. The Small-Mouthed Black Bass and Its Conservation. Ontario Department of Game and Fisheries, Biological and Fish Culture Branch, BulletinNo. 2, July, 1931. N.pl.: Printed by Herbert H. Ball, Printer to the King' s Most Excellent Majesty, 1931. Pp [1]-10,(2) including covers. Illustrated. 8vo, white stapled self-wraps. Inkstamp, minor surface tear, else very good. 16.00 View more info

Smoked Macherel : Market Prospects in the Northeast United States.

By: GTA Fisheries Consultants

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Market Analysis Group, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, 1989, ISBN:0662172094:

Seller ID: 80095


(GTA Fisheries Consultants). Smoked Macherel : Market Prospects in the Northeast United States. Ottawa : Market Analysis Group, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, September 1989. Pp (4),i-ii,1-62. 4to, printed white and yellow stapled card covers. Economic and Commercial Analysis Report No. 29. “This study was commissioned by the Economic and Commercial Analysis Directorate in order to assist smoked mackerel producers in Eastern Canada. It provides a better understanding of the market for smoked mackerel in the Northeastern United States. [...] Using both personal and telephone surveys th... View more info

Sonar in Fisheries : A Forward Look.

By: TUCKER, D.G. Fisherman's Library

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Fishing News , London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 27015


TUCKER, D.G. Sonar in Fisheries : A Forward Look. London : Fishing News (Books), (1967). Pp 136. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. In the Fisherman's Library series. Originally presented in the Buckland Foundation lecture series,this book discusses the then theoretical possibility of applying Sonar tec hnology to the commercial fisheries. Boards slightly splayed, else very good in dustjacket. 30.00 View more info

Southend-on-Sea : A Pictorial History. in dj.

By: PAYNE, Jessie K.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Phillimore, Chichester, Sussex, 1985, ISBN:0850335892:

Seller ID: 66473


PAYNE, Jessie K. Southend-on-Sea : A Pictorial History . (Chichester, Sussex): Phillimore, (1985). Pp, [128]. Unpaginated. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A photographic history of the seasidetown of Southend, long a fishing port, which also was the home of Queen Ma ry's Naval Hospital during the First World War. Vg in corner-clipped dj. 35.00 View more info

Souvenir. in dj

By: MURDOCH, B.J., Rev.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wickersham Press, Lancaster, PA, 1928,:

Seller ID: 20269


MURDOCH, Rev. B.J. Souvenir. Lancaster, PA : Wickersham Press, 1928. Pp (6),7-198,(2). 8vo, dark green cloth. Laugher p.410, Watters p.351. A New Brunswick novel with a fishing village setting. Vg in chipped dj. 50.00 View more info

Squid Jigging from Small Boats

By: HAMABE, Mototsuga, Chikamasa HAMURO, and Michio OGURA HAMURO, Chikamasa OGURA, Michio FAO Fishing Manuals)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books and FAO, Farnham, Surrey, 1982, ISBN:0852381220:

Seller ID: 68229


HAMABE, Mototsuga, Chikamasa HAMURO, and Michio OGURA. Squid Jigging from Small Boats . Edited by FAO Fisheries Technology Service. Farnham, Surrey: Fishing News Books Ltd., in association with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, (1982). Pp. [i]-x,[1]-74. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green card covers. A volume in the FAO Fishing Manuals series. Faint cover creasing, else vg. 20.00 View more info

St. Pierre and Miquelon

By: ANDRIEUX, J.P.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: O.T.C. Press, 1986, ISBN:0921221002:

Seller ID: 4376


ANDRIEUX, J.P. St. Pierre and Miquelon : A Fragment of France in North America. N.pl.: O.T.C. Press, (1986). Pp. (8),5-96. Illustrated. 8vo, white trade paperback. Chapters : Some historical notes; A heritage of fishing; The rocks and sands take their toll; Heady days of Prohibition; Armed invasion on Christmas Eve; Service Station in the North Atlantic; Touring St. Pierre; Langlade and Miquelon; Welcome to St. Pierre. Very good. 12.00 View more info

St. Pierre and Miquelon : (1983)

By: ANDRIEUX, J.P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: W.F. Rannie, Publisher, Lincoln, ON, 1983, ISBN:0919953026:

Seller ID: 5950


ANDRIEUX, J.P. St. Pierre and Miquelon : A Fragment of France in North America. Lincoln, Ont.: W.F. Rannie, Publisher, (1983). Pp (8),5-96. Illustrated. 8vo, jllustrated white trade paperback with red lettering to front and black and red lettering to spine. Chapters : Some historical notes; A heritage of fishing; The rocks and sands take their toll; Heady days of Prohibition; Armed invasion on Christmas Eve; Service Station in the North Atlantic;Touring St. Pierre; Langlade and Miquelon; Welcome to St. Pierre. Lightly rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

State Goes Fishing : The Emergence of Public Ownership in the Newfoundland Fishing Industry

By: SINCLAIR, Peter R. ISER Research and Policy Papers 1

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Department of Sociology, Memorial University of newfoundland, St. John's, NF, 1985,:

Seller ID: 77451


SINCLAIR, Peter R. The State Goes Fishing : The Emergence of Public Ownership in the Newfoundland Fishing Industry. St. John's, NF: Department of Sociology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1985. Pp. [1]-39 leaves. Printed on one side only. 4to, printed pale blue card covers with blank spine. ISER Research and Policy Papers, number 1. Vg. 25.00 View more info

Status Update of Scallop Fishing Grounds on the Scotian Shelf for 1993

By: G. ROBERT and M. A. E. BUTLER BUTLER, M. A. E. DFO Atlantic Fisheries Research Document 94/85)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1994,:

Seller ID: 68154


G. ROBERT and M. A. E. BUTLER. Status Update of Scallop Fishing Grounds on the Scotian Shelf for 1993. DFO Atlantic Fisheries Research Document 94/85.[Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1994]. Pp. 32. 4to, yellow pr inted self wraps. Vg. 7.00 View more info

Stories to Remember : A collection of timeless stories by a long-time storyteller. First Edition, signed

By: d'ENTREMONT, Laurent

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Two Acre Publications, Lower West Pubnico, N.S., 2005, ISBN:0969343221:

Seller ID: 106379


d'ENTREMONT, Laurent. Stories to Remember : A collection of timeless stories by a long-time storyteller. (Lower West Pubnico, N.S.) : Two Acre Publications, (2005). First Edition. Pp 1-176. 8vo, illustrated tan card covers, lettered in black. "The purpose of this book is to save our local stories. The articles included are about places, events and every day people who leadordinary lives, and yet, are well deserving of being documented in print. At least a dozen of these features have never been published before, most of the others have appeared in The Vanguard between 1990 and 2005. Some h... View more info

Stormswept. In dj

By: TILLER, Stanley C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ryerson, 1950,:

Seller ID: 10683


TILLER, Stanley C. Stormswept. Tor.: The Ryerson Press, (September, 1950). Pp (8),1-213,(3). 8vo, blue cloth. O'Dea 2852, Watters p.406. "A stirring tale of life along the stormswept coasts of Newfoundland, full of love of the sea and of the people who go down to the sea in ships. The untimely deathof a cod fisherman leaves the family with no money and an undetermined ind ebtedness on the schooner and equipment. The eldest son, helped by old Uncle Jerry as his First Mate, undertakes the trip to the fishing banks and theresulting story is a thrilling one full of the tang of the sea. Storms,... View more info

Stormtide. US in dj

By: KNOX, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1973,:

Seller ID: 24702


KNOX, Bill. Stormtide. Garden City : Published for the Crime Club by Doubleday & Co., 1973. Pp 157. 8vo, blue cloth. "The drama of the North Atlantic shark hunts blends with a quieter but far more deadly pursuit in Webb Carrick's latest adventure amid the storm-tossed Hebrides off Scotland's west coast. It's a tale that puts the ingenious Chief Officer of the Fisheries Protection Service right in the middle of a smoldering feud between a roguish band of shark hunters and some angry local fishermen over the mysterious drowning of a young girl - a feud that threatens to ignite when Chief Off... View more info

Story of Wivenhoe. in dj.

By: BUTLER, Nicholas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Quentin Press, Wivenhoe, Essex, 1989, ISBN:094761401x:

Seller ID: 65967


BUTLER, Nicholas. The Story of Wivenhoe. Wivenhoe, Essex: Quentin Press Limited, 1989. Pp. (i)-xiv,1-401,[1]. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The first full-length history [of the Essex port town],from grandees living in the big houses and politicians, to tradesmen, fish ermen, sailors, artists, students, and plain characters -- throng around the River Colne, with its sea trade, fishing and above all, the shipbuilding which provided a precarious living to so many of the inhabitants." - from the dj. Gift inscription to ffep, else vg in dj. 40.00 View more info

Strong as the Ocean : Women's Work in the Newfoundland and Labrador Fisheries. pbk.

By: ENNIS, Frances and Helen WOODROW, eds. WOODROW, Helen, ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harrish Press, St. John's, NF, 1996, ISBN:0968133800:

Seller ID: 75869


ENNIS, Frances and Helen WOODROW, (eds.). Strong as the Ocean : Women's Work in the Newfoundland and Labrador Fisheries. (St. John's, NF: Harrish Press, 1996). First Edition. Pp. (4),[5]-86,(2). Illustrated. Double column. Oblong 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. A collection of biographical sketches of women who worked in the Newfoundland fishing industry : Louise Belbinand Violet Green; Lillian Day; Bernice Duffett; Rose Furlong; Louisa Flowe rs; Nellie Croft; Lil Clarke; Denyse Sheppard; Agnes Pike. "In the end, tenwomen worked with us to develop oral histories about their life in the ... View more info

Studies in Japanese Folklore

By: DORSON, Richard M., edited by. OTO, Tokihiko. SAKURADA, Katsunori. OGURA, Manabu.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN, 1963,:

Seller ID: 62058


DORSON, Richard M., edited by. Studies in Japanese Folklore ; advisory editors, Toichi Mabuchi, Tokihio Oto ; chief translator: Yasuyo Ishiwara. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, (1963). Pp. 347. 8vo, green cloth spine with patterned paper covered boards. Of nautical interest: Section 3: Fishermen: Tokihiko Oto's "The Taboos of Fishermen", Katsunori Sakurada's "The Ebisu-gami in Fishing Villages", and Manabu Ogura's "Drifted Deities in the Noto Peninsula". Black mark to top edge, very light wear to spine, else vg. 40.00 View more info