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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

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Through Newfoundland with the Camera. 1st ed, green cloth

By: HOLLOWAY, R.E. HOLLOWAY, R.E.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Dicks and Co, 1905,:

Seller ID: 7355


HOLLOWAY, Robert E., B.A., B.Sc. Through Newfoundland with the Camera. St. John's, Newfoundland: Dicks and Co. [and] London: Sach and Co., 1905. FirstEdition. Large oblong 8vo. (12 1/4" x 9 1/4"). Pp. [i] - viii, [1] - 155, + folding Newfoundland map (at p.137). Original green buckram, with gold lettering and 'Terra Nova' device. O'Dea 1329a, Rhodenizer p. 82. Not in Watters. For Holloway (1850 - 1904) see ENL II: 1002 and DCB XIII: 477 - 478. "Suffering all his life from tuberculosis, [Holloway] would travel each summer to a far area of Newfoundland to ease the effects of the disease. He docu... View more info

Through Newfoundland with the Camera. First Edition, green cloth

By: HOLLOWAY, R.E. HOLLOWAY, R.E.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Dicks and Co, 1905,: 1905

Seller ID: 114312


HOLLOWAY, Robert E., B.A., B.Sc. Through Newfoundland with the Camera. St. John's, Newfoundland : Dicks and Co. [and] London : Sach and Co., 1905. First Edition. Large oblong 8vo. (12 1/4" x 9 1/4"). Pp. (6),[vii] - viii, [1] - 135,(1) + folding Newfoundland map (at rear). Original green buckram, with gold lettering and 'Terra Nova' device. O'Dea 1329a, Rhodenizer p. 82. Not in Watters. This variant does not include the local advertising pages at the rear, perhaps indicating its primacy?. For Holloway (1850 - 1904) see ENL II: 1002 and DCB XIII:... View more info

Tides of Change : A Story of Fishermen's Co-operatives in British Columbia.in dustjacjket

By: HILL, A. V.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Prince Rupert Fishermen's C-operative Association, 1967,:

Seller ID: 107495


HILL, A. V. Tides of Change : A Story of Fishermen's Co-operatives in British Columbia. N.pl.: (Prince Rupert Fishermen's Co-operative Association, 1967). Pp (3),iv-xii,1-279,(1),+ 16 pp plates. Endpaper Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, lettered in white. "Men must have "guts" and physical stamina in the fishing fleet of British Columbia. They like independence. (Co-operatingwith a respected skip is one thing, but "boss" is a bad word.) They are no t a saintly breed, though samples of unselfishness and roughgh justice are liberally scattered through this story. They'll tackle ... View more info

Tides of Change on Grand Manan Island : Culture and Belonging in a Fishing Community. First Edition, Paperback

By: MARSHALL, Joan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston, 2009, ISBN:9780773534766:

Seller ID: 113690


MARSHALL, Joan. Tides of Change on Grand Manan Island : Culture and Belonging in a Fishing Community. Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (2009). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-xvi,(2),[3]-400. Many b&w photos, maps and tables in text. 8vo, black photo-illustrated cardcovers. "GrandManan Island, a 200-year old fishing village in the Bay of Fundy, has been overwhelmed by globalization, technology, and changing government policies . Changes on the island call into question the myth of the rural idyll and point to an urgent need for reconsideration of urban-rural divides. In ... View more info

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Tides of Change on Grand Manan Island : Culture and Belonging in a Fishing Community. First Edition, Paperback, Signed

By: MARSHALL, Joan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston, 2009, ISBN:9780773534766: 2009

Seller ID: 106831

ISBN: 0773534768


MARSHALL, Joan. Tides of Change on Grand Manan Island : Culture and Belonging in a Fishing Community. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, , (2009). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-xvi,(2),[3]-400. Maps and tables in text. 8vo, black photo-illustrated cardcovers. "Grand Manan Island, a 200-year old fishing village in the Bay of Fundy, has been overwhelmed by globalization, technology, and changing government policies. Changes on the island call into question the myth of the rural idyll and point to an urgent need for reconsideration of urban-rural divides. ... View more info

Time Bandit : Two Brothers, the Bering Sea, and One of the World's Deadliest Jobs.

By: HILLSTRAND, Andy and Jonathan, with Malcolm MacPHERSON.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books, New York, 2008, ISBN:9780345503725:

Seller ID: 81057


HILLSTRAND, Andy and Jonathan, with Malcolm MacPHERSON. Time Bandit : Two Brothers, the Bering Sea, and One of the World's Deadliest Jobs. New York : Ballantine Books, (2008). First Printing. Pp (8),[1]-226,(4),+ 16 pp photos. 8vo, black spine and red paper covered boards, silver lettering to spine.“Many brave hearts are asleep in the deep, so beware, beware, goes the cho rus of an old sailors’ sing-along that celebrates the allure and danger of the seafaring life. But make no mistake–there truly is much to beware for those who are drawn to risk their lives and seek their fortunes upon t... View more info

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To the Printer of The St.James's Chronicle : An article in The St.James's Chronicle; or, the British Evening-Post, No.49, Tuesday, May 8, to Thursday, May 10, 1764

By: Newspaper)

Price: $160.00

Publisher: 1764,:

Seller ID: 19133


(Newspaper). "To the Printer of The St.James's Chronicle". An article in The St.James's Chronicle; or, the British Evening-Post, No.49, Tuesday, May 8, to Thursday, May 10, 1764. Folio, folded sheet (4 pp.). Letter to the printer asks was it because Captain Graves exercised his "Quality of Governor"on the French who were encroaching on the fishing grounds that he was repl aced by Captain Palliser? (p.3, col.3, approx. 550 words). Newspaper has been restored but right hand corner is discoloured, else very good. 160.00 View more info

Trawler : A Journey Through the North Atlantic. 4th pbk. pr.

By: O'HANLON, Redmond

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, London, 2004, ISBN:0140276688:

Seller ID: 77690


O'HANLON, Redmond. Trawler : A Journey Through the North Atlantic. (London): Penguin Books, (2004). Fourth Penguin Printing. Pp. (8),1-338,(6), + 8 p.of colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green and blue card covers . A chronicle of the author's adventures aboard a deep-sea fishing trawler in the perilous North Atlantic over a two-week period. Vg. 11.00 View more info

Trawler : A Journey Through the North Atlantic. pbk.

By: O'HANLON, Redmond

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, London, 2004, ISBN:0140276688:

Seller ID: 72648


O'HANLON, Redmond. Trawler : A Journey Through the North Atlantic . (London): Penguin Books, (2004). First Penguin Edition. Pp. (8),1-338,(6), + 8 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green and blue card covers.A chronicle of the author's adventures aboard a deep-sea fishing trawler i n the perilous North Atlantic over a two-week period. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Trawlermen's Handbook Incorporating: Fishermen's Handy Billy. Revised Edition in dustjacket

By: OLIVER, R.C., Lieut. Cdr., comp. Fisherman's Library

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fishing News , 1968,:

Seller ID: 27200


OLIVER, R.C., Lieut. Cdr., comp. Trawlerman's Handbook. Incorporating: Fishermen's Handy Billy. L: Fishing News (Books), (1968). Revised Edition. Pp (16),1-234,(2) + 7 leaves of plates, some folding. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. A practical manual introducing all aspects of trawler operations, including rigging, seamanship, navigation, and ship handling. "This is the 7th edition to be published in the last six decades of this work,aimed at increasing the general knowledge of all those factors which contr ibute to good ood navigation and safety at sea. It was in the old days ... View more info

Trawlermen's Handbook. 6th ed in dj.

By: OLIVER, R.C., Lieut. Cdr., comp. Fisherman's Library

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fishing News , London, 1965,:

Seller ID: 69470


OLIVER, R.C., Lieut. Cdr., comp. Trawlerman's Handbook. Incorporating: Fishermen's Handy Billy. Compiled by Lieut.-Cdr. R.C. Oliver. L.: Fishing News (Books), (1965). Sixth Edition. Pp. (16),1-228, + 4 leaves of plates, and 3folding leaves. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with metallic lettering to sp ine. A volume in The Fisherman's Library series. A practical manual for thetrawler fisherman, introducing all aspects of trawler operations, includin g rigging, seamanship, navigation, and ship handling. Small bump to upper right front corner, else vg in lightly edgeworn dj. 50.00 View more info

Treasury of Digby Memories : Selected Writings. First Edition, Signed

By: SNOW, Vincent G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1996, ISBN:0968106900:

Seller ID: 67098


SNOW, Vincent G. A Treasury of Digby Memories : Selected Writings. Digby, Nova Scotia : "Published by Vincent G. Snow", (1996). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xiii,(3),3-148,(2). Illustrated with 52 b&w photos and other illustrations to text. 8vo, photo-illustrated light teal cardcovers. Maps on inside covers. "Memories of a secret swim, an earthquake, Boy Scouts, making ice, drying fish, stories of sailing ships, resolving a ferry strike, pouring concrete, being a printer's devil, church stories... and more. Vincent Snow wrote many letters and articles that appeared over the years in T... View more info

Trout and Other Game Fishes of British Columbia. Illustrated by E.B.S. Logier.

By: DYMOND, J.R. LOGIER, E.B.S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Department of Fisheries, Ottawa , 1932,:

Seller ID: 91612


DYMOND, J.R.. The Trout and Other Game Fishes of British Columbia. Illustrated by E.B.S. Logier. Ottawa : Published by the Department of Fisheries; F.A. Acland, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1932. Pp (4),5-51,(1) + 7 colour plates. Other illustrations, tables and a map are in the text. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering. Includes: Steelhead Trout, Kamloops Trout, Cut-throat Trout, Hybrid Trout, Atlantic Salmon, Brown Ttrout, Char, Dolly Varden, Great Lake Trout, Eastern Speckled Trout, Spring Salmon, Coho Salmon, Kokanee, Grayling, and Rocky Mountain Whitefish. Some staining to c... View more info

Trout Farming Manual

By: STEVENSON, John P., Dr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books, Farnham, Surrey, 1980, ISBN:0852381026:

Seller ID: 67598


STEVENSON, John P., Dr. Trout Farming Manual . Farnham, Surrey: Fishing News Books, (1980). Pp. [i]-xi,(1),1-186,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated beige cloth. A guide to the farming of freshwater trout in England, with information on preparation, and maintaining a healthy stock of fish. Faint spotting to top edge, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Two Dianas in Alaska. 2nd ed.

By: HERBERT, Agnes

Price: $125.00

Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1909,:

Seller ID: 64566


HERBERT, Agnes. Two Dianas in Alaska ; by Agnes Herbert and a Shikári. L.: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1909. Second Edition. Pp. [2],(i)-xii,[2],(1)-316,(1)-4,4 of ads,16 of ads, frontis., + 28 p. of plates. 8vo, green cloth with pressed lettering to front and gilt lettering to spine. Arctic Bibliography 7007. The author and her cousin spend several months on hunting excursions in Alaska in the first part of the twentieth century. Chapters of nautical interest: 5. Coasting Along the Alaskan Peninsula, 9. A Variety of Shooting and Fishing Incidents. One inch split to head of spine, light edgew... View more info

Two Outports : A History of Dildo-New Harbour. Paperback, Signed.

By: MARTIN, Willis P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, 2006, ISBN:1894463900:

Seller ID: 111504


MARTIN, Willis P. Two Outports : A History of Dildo - New Harbour. St. John's, NL: Flanker Press Ltd., 2006. First Printing. Pp. (8),1-[270],(8). Illustrated with dozens of black and white photographs. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with blue and white lettering to front, white lettering to spine. "The Dildo-New Harbour area of Trinity Bay has a rich history, beginning with the Maritime Archaic Indians, who inhabited Dildo Island about 4,000 years ago. Early in the seventeenth century, visitors from John Guy's colonyat Cupids examined Beothuk Indian encampments at Dildo Pond and on Dild... View more info

UBC FISH Computer Based Fishing Vessel Analysis for Improved Fuel Economy and More Efficient Operation

By: CALISAL, S.M., Dan McGREER, Gerry ROHLING, and Wayne SHEN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 0,:

Seller ID: 80109


CALISAL, S.M., Dan McGREER, Gerry ROHLING, and Wayne SHEN. UBC FISH Computer Based Fishing Vessel Analysis for Improved Fuel Economy and More Efficient Operation. (Vancouver : Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia, n.d.) Pp (137) leaves, printed one side only. 4to, black comb-bound, printed tan card covers. In marker to front cover “Doc #17 (158 pages)”, else very good. 25.00 View more info

Ulster Folklife. Volume 30.

By: GAILEY, Alan (ed.). McCAUGHAN, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, 1984,:

Seller ID: 80325


GAILEY, Alan (ed.). Ulster Folklife. Volume 30. (Hollywood, Co. Down) : TheUlster Folk and Transport Museum, 1984. Pp (4),1-100. Illustrated. 8vo, il lustrated card covers, Of nautical interest : Michael McCaughan's “A LoughNeagh Replica Fishing Boat' (pp. 55-62, with 11 photographs). Other articl es on the linen industry, the threshing machine, house repair lease, etc. Very good. 15.00 View more info