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Study of the Sea : The Development of Marine Research Under the Auspices ofthe International Council for the Exploration of the Sea

By: THOMASSON, E.M., (ed.) NANSEN, Fridtjof

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books Ltd, Farnham, Surrey, 1981, ISBN:0852381123:

Seller ID: 105332


THOMASSON, E.M., (ed.). Study of the Sea : The Development of Marine Research Under the Auspices of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea. Farnham, Surrey, England : Fishing News Books Ltd, (1981). First Printing Pp (8),ix-xiv,1-256,(2). Double column. Tables, diagrams, illustrations in text. Large 8vo, pale grey-green cloth, black lettering. "Consists of selected papers illustrating the history of major developments and eventsin marine oceanographic and fisheries science. The papers highlight many o f the problems and developments since the International Council for the... View more info

Symposium on Water Quality Criteria to Protect Aquatic Life

By: COOPER, Edwin L. (ed.) American Fisheries Society Special Publication No. 4) BYRD, I. B.) MOUNT, Donald I.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: American Fisheries Society, 1967,:

Seller ID: 64273


COOPER, Edwin L. (ed.). Symposium on Water Quality Criteria to Protect Aquatic Life. American Fisheries Society Special Publication No. 4. Presented at the 96th Annual Meeting, Kansas City, Missouri, September 1966. (Washington: American Fisheries Society, 1967). Pp. 37. 8vo, green cloth, gilt titles to spine. Contents: I. B. Byrd's "Water Pollution Abatement - Our Greatest Opportunity"; Donald I. Mount's "Considerations for Acceptable Concentrations of Pesticides for Fish Production"; G. E. Burdick's "Use of Bioessays in Determining Levels of Toxic Wastes in Aquatic Organi... View more info

Taking Ownership : Property Rights and Fishery Management on the Atlantic Coast

By: CROWLEY, Brian Lee, (ed.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Atlantic Institute for Market Studies, Halifax, AIMS 1996, ISBN:0896928013: 1996

Seller ID: 25659

ISBN: 0896928013


CROWLEY, Brian Lee, (ed.). Taking Ownership : Property Rights and Fishery Management on the Atlantic Coast. Halifax : Atlantic Institute for Market Studies / AIMS, 1996. Pp [i]-vii,(3),[1]-323,(3). 8vo, white cardcovers with black lettering to front cover & spine. Brian Lee Crowley (b. Vancouver, British Columbia).Contents : "The ITQ as a Property Right: Where It Came From, How It Works, and Where It Is Going" by Anthony D. Scott; "Property Rights as an Organizational Framework in Fisheries: The Cases of Six Fishing Nations" by Ragnar Arnason; "Pe... View more info

Tales from the Galley : Stories from the Working Waterfront.

By: ARMITAGE, Doreen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harbour Publishing, Madeira Park, B.C., 2007, ISBN:9781550174380:

Seller ID: 86467


ARMITAGE, Doreen. Tales from the Galley : Stories from the Working Waterfront. (Madeira Park, B.C.) : Harbour Publishing, (2007). First Edition. Pp [i]-viii,(2),1-198. Illustrated. Map. Index. 4to, grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. A Queer Wave and Herring Nets – Commercial Fishing.2. Rescue and Enforcement – Fisheries and Coast Guard. 3. Night and Day, E very Day – BC Coast Pilots. 4. Steampots to Dozers – Tugboats. 5. Bubbleheads and Urchins – Dive Fishermen. 6. Into the Bottom of the Sea – Sedco 135FDrilling Rig. Very good in dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Tallman Lecture Series for 1976 at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine

By: APOLLONIO, Spencer

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME, 1976,:

Seller ID: 69651


APOLLONIO, Spencer. Tallman Lecture Series for 1976 at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine. Brunswick, ME : Bowdoin College, 1976. Pp. [1]-66,(2). Illustrated with maps. 8vo, stapled illustrated brown card covers. Contents: 1. Maine's First Industry: Fishing, an Informal History (April 15), 2. Two Hundred Mile Jurisdiction: The Salvation of Maine's Fisheries? (April 21), 3. A Maine Fisheries Policy: Problems and Potentials (April 28). Very good. 12.00 View more info

Tell It Good-Bye, Kiddo : The Decline of the New England Offshore Fishery

By: BOERI, David GIBSON, James.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: International Marine, Camden, ME, 1976, ISBN:0877420637:

Seller ID: 26854


BOERI, David and James GIBSON. "Tell It Good-Bye, Kiddo": The Decline of the New England Offshore Fishery. Camden, Maine: International Marine, (1976). Illustrated. Pp 154. 8vo, blue cloth. A journalistic account of the mid-1970s crisis in the North Atlantic fishery. Boeri himself fished out of Boston for two years after graduating from university, and so his prescient analysis has a depth many similar books lack. Slight wear to edges, else vg inslightly chipped dj. 45.00 View more info

Tent Dwellers. Second Edition.

By: PAINE, Albert Bigelow

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York / London, 1921,:

Seller ID: 25475


PAINE, Albert Bigelow. The Tent Dwellers. With Illustrations by Hy. Watson.New York / London : Harper & Brothers Publishers, (copyright 1908 and 1921 ). Pp (8),3-[280],(2). 8vo, illustrated green cloth, black lettering to spine. Paine (1861-1937) was the biographer and a long-time companion of Mark Twain. "In The Tent Dwellers, Paine tells the story of a camping experiencein the wilds of Nova Scotia before the airplane made them relatively acces sible. It is one of the most engaging and civilized books ever written on the gentle art of fishing, its companionable adventures, and the appeal ... View more info

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The Boat and the Town First American Edition in dustjacket

By: MOORHOUSE, Geoffrey

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston, 1979, ISBN:0316580600: 1979

Seller ID: 27821

ISBN: 0316580600


MOORHOUSE, Geoffrey. The Boat and the Town. Boston [and] Toronto : Little Brown and Company, (1979). First US Edition. Pp (8),[ix]-x,(2),[3]-275,(3). 8vo, black cloth spine with blue paper-covered boards, silver lettering to spine. With map end-papers. "For a year, Geoffrey Moorhouse worked as a deep-sea fisherman, sailing out of a New England port to harvest the rich bounty of George's Bank, 200 miles off the coast of North America. Out of his experience he has written The Boat and the Town: at once a detailed documentary, a hauntingly lyrical narrative, and an ageless tal... View more info

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The Boat and the Town First Edition in dustjacket

By: MOORHOUSE, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1979, ISBN:0340166932: 1979

Seller ID: 53172


MOORHOUSE, Geoffrey. The Boat and the Town. London, Sydney, Auckland, Toronto : Hodder and Stoughton, (1979). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-251,(5). 8vo, navy cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Geoffrey Moorhouse, né Heald, FRGS, FRSL, D.Litt (b. November 29, 1931, Bolton, Lancashire – d. November 26, 2009, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire) was an English journalist and author. "In 1976 Geoffrey Moorhouse went to a small town in New England to live as a deep-sea fisherman there. For the next twelve months he worked as a deckhand with four other men aboard a boat which cau... View more info

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The Broadcast : The Story of CBC Radio's Fisheries Broadcast. First Edition, Signed

By: WELLMAN, Jim LIEN, Jon, foreword

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, NF, 1997, ISBN:1895387906: 1997

Seller ID: 83442

ISBN: 1895387906


WELLMAN, Jim. The Broadcast [cover add subtitle: : The Story of CBC Radio's Fisheries Broadcast]. St. John's, Newfoundland : Creative Book Publishing, 1997. First Edition. Pp. (3),iv-xi,(1),1-172. With 26 b&w photos and a few other illustrations in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated white cardcovers with blue & black lettering to white spine. Jim Wellman (b. 1946, Twillingate) grew up in Port Anson. An account of the importance of the CBC Radio Fisheries Broadcast to small-town Newfoundland, written by someone who served as the show's host for fifteen years. View more info

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The Cod Fisheries : The History of an International Economy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: INNIS, Harold A.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Yale, 1940,: 1940

Seller ID: 42688


INNIS, Harold A. The Cod Fisheries : The History of an International Economy. New Haven : Yale University Press / Toronto : The Ryerson Press / London : Humphrey Milford : Oxford University Press, for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace: Division of Economics and History, 1940. First Edition. Pp (10),[vii]-[xviii],(4),[1]-520,(2). Maps. 8vo, blue cloth (178 x 250 mm), with gilt lettering to spine. With map end-papers. In The Relations of Canada and the United States series.O'Dea 2404a. Harold Adams Innis (b. November 5, 1894, Otterville, O... View more info

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The North Atlantic Fisheries : Successes, Failures and Challenges. First Edition

By: ARNASON, Ragnar and Lawrence FELT, (eds.) An Island Living series, volume 3 MYERS, Ransom HUTCHINGS, Jeffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, PEI, 1995, ISBN:0919013252: 1995

Seller ID: 56065

ISBN: 0919013252


ARNASON, Ragnar and Lawrence FELT, (eds.). The North Atlantic Fisheries : Successes, Failures and Challenges. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island : The Institute of Island Studies, 1995. First Edition. Pp. (4),iii-viii,(2),11-317,(3). With maps, tables, graphs, diagrams in text. 8vo, illustrated blue & white cardcovers, with white and black lettering to spine. Volume 3 in the An Island Living series. Arnason and Felt's Introduction: "Island Fishing Societies of the North Atlantic" "The Biological Collapse of Atlantic Cod off Newfoundland and Labr... View more info

Their Lives and Times : Women in Newfoundland and Labrador : A Collage. 2nd printing

By: McGRATH, Carmelita, Barbara NEIS & Marilyn PORTER NEIS, Barbara PORTER, Marilyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Killick Press, St. John's, 1998, ISBN:1895387426:

Seller ID: 47244


McGRATH, Carmelita, Barbara NEIS and Marilyn PORTER (eds.). Their Lives andTimes : Women in Newfoundland and Labrador : A Collage. St. John's : Killi ck Press, 1995. (Second Printing - June 1998). Pp (3),iv-xi,(1),1-354,(2). 8vo, card covers. A collection of articles and/or excerpts from larger works by Anauta, Cecilia Benoit, Isobel Brown, Roberta Buchanan, Sean Cadigan, Jaya Chauhan, Linda Christansen-Ruffman, Linda Cullum, Mary Dalton, Dona Davis, Elke Dettmer, Nancy Forestell, Camille Fouillard, Glynis George, Anne Hart, Greta Hussey, Bonnie McCay, Carmelita McGrath, Bernice Morgan, Barbar... View more info

Their Lives and Times : Women in Newfoundland and Labrador : A Collage. First Edition

By: McGRATH, Carmelita, Barbara NEIS & Marilyn PORTER NEIS, Barbara PORTER, Marilyn

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Killick Press, St. John's, 1995,:

Seller ID: 19107


McGRATH, Carmelita, Barbara NEIS and Marilyn PORTER (eds.). Their Lives andTimes : Women in Newfoundland and Labrador : A Collage. St. John's : Killi ck Press, 1995. First Edition. Pp (3),iv-xi,(1),1-354,(2). 8vo, card covers. A collection of articles and/or excerpts from larger works by Anauta, Cecilia Benoit, Isobel Brown, Roberta Buchanan, Sean Cadigan, Jaya Chauhan, Linda Christansen-Ruffman, Linda Cullum, Mary Dalton, Dona Davis, Elke Dettmer, Nancy Forestell, Camille Fouillard, Glynis George, Anne Hart, Greta Hussey, Bonnie McCay, Carmelita McGrath, Bernice Morgan, Barbara Neis, Linda Pa... View more info

They Live by the Wind : The Lore and Romance of the Last Sailing Workboats:The Grand Banks Schooners, The Square-Rigged Training Ships, The Chesapeak e Oysterboats, The Fishing Sloops of the Bahamas. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BRADLEY, Wendell P. CHAPELLE, Howard I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Knopf, 1969,:

Seller ID: 27182


BRADLEY, Wendell P. They Live by the Wind : The Lore and Romance of the Last Sailing Workboats: The Grand Banks Schooners, The Square-Rigged Training Ships, The Chesapeake Oysterboats, The Fishing Sloops of the Bahamas; with an introduction by Howard I. Chapelle. NY: Knopf, 1969. First Edition. Pp. (10),[ix]-xv,(3),[3]-267,(3). 16 pages of plates. 8vo, grey cloth, pale blue decoration to front board and spine, gilt lettering to spine. A classic work chronicling the last working vessels under sail in the western hemisphere; with an introduction by the leading authority on American sailing craft... View more info

They Survived by the Sweat of Their Brows : The Story of Silver Fox Island 1836-1961. First Edition

By: BUTTON, Samuel D.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: 1983,:

Seller ID: 114059


BUTTON, Samuel D. They Survived by the Sweat of Their Brows : The Story of Silver Fox Island 1836-1961. (Wareham, Newfoundland: The author, n.d. [Preface dated December 1982]). First Edition. Pp 1-135,(1). Illustrated with 51b/w photos and facsimilies to text. 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers, with colour photo on front, plain white on rear. Samuel David Button (b. January 2, 1924, on Silver Fox Island - d. March 5, 1995, Wareham). A historyof this community on the north side of Bonavista Bay, with some genealogic al material included. Contents: Foreword - The Rt. Rev. Mark Genge, [...] Bi... View more info

Those Were the Days : A History of the North Side of the Boughton River. First Edition

By: MacDONALD, Rose Marie CAMPBELL, Linda MacDONALD, Dolores VICTOR, Ronelda

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1980,:

Seller ID: 110875


MacDONLD, Rose Marie, et/ al. Those Were the Days : A History of the North Side of the Boughton River. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [1980?]. First Edition. Pp (4),1-114,(2). Illustrated with 31 b&w photos in the text. . 8vo,white cardcovers illustrated with a sketch by Lorena Jenkins of Little Pond; front c over lettered in black, with a blank spine. This book was written during a fourteen week Community Development Project, funded by Employment and Immigration Canada and sponsored by the Little Pond Community Club. This book was researched, compiled, and written by Rose Marie MacDonald, Project Manage... View more info

Those Who Live From the Sea

By: SMITH, M. Estellie FARIS, James C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Publishing Co, 1977, ISBN:0829901396:

Seller ID: 11428


SMITH, M. Estellie. Those Who Live From the Sea : A Study in Maritime Anthropology. St.Paul, N.Y., Boston : West Publishing Co., (1977). Pp (4),v-x,(2),1-276. 8vo, blue boards. Includes James C. Faris' Newfoundland paper "Primitive Accumulation in Small-Scale Fishing Communities" pp.235-249. Pencilled notes, name, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Through Arctic Hurricanes. in dj.

By: PRAGER, Hans G

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Yoseloff, 1954,:

Seller ID: 28942


PRAGER, Hans G. Through Arctic Hurricanes: Adventure in a Fishery Protection Ship. NY: Thomas Yoseloff, (1954?). Pp 161. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. A supernumerary's adventures in a large German fishing vessel off North Cape; including accounts of storms, rescues, modern fishing techniques, and monotony. Owner's (large and flamboyant) signature to ffep, else vg in chipped dj. 40.00 View more info

Through Arctic Hurricanes. no dj.

By: PRAGER, Hans G

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Yoseloff, 1954,:

Seller ID: 65567


PRAGER, Hans G. Through Arctic Hurricanes: Adventure in a Fishery Protection Ship. NY: Thomas Yoseloff, (1954?). Pp 161. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth.A supernumerary's adventures in a large German fishing vessel off North Ca pe; including accounts of storms, rescues, modern fishing techniques, and monotony. Spine and edges sunned, else vg. 25.00 View more info