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Calm at Sunset, Calm at Dawn. 2nd printing, in dj.

By: WATKINS, Paul.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Houghton Miffl, 1989, ISBN:0395509599:

Seller ID: 59454


WATKINS, Paul. Calm at Sunset, Calm at Dawn. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1989). Second Printing. Pp 275. 8vo, blue cloth spine with blue paper covered boards. Paul Watkins, who's first novel, Night Over Day Over Night, was nominated for the Booker Prize, combines his literary talent with his experience as a crewman working on the trawlers off the New England Coast to produce a powerful novel of men who make their living by fishing. "Moving, violent, at time ferociously funny, this superb novel is an absolutely fresh addition to the venerable tradition of tales of the sea and the men who wor... View more info

Campobello : Roosevelt's Beloved Island. Paperback Edition

By: MUSKIE, Stephen O. ROOSEVELT, Franklin Delano) LASH, Joseph P., preface

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Roosevelt Campoello International Park Commission, Lubec, ME, 1984,:

Seller ID: 102280


(ROOSEVELT, Franklin Delano). MUSKIE, Stephen O. Campobello : Roosevelt's "Beloved Island". Photographs and text by Stephen O. Muskie. Preface by Joseph P. Lash. (Lubec, ME: Roosevelt Campobello International Park Commission,1984). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (9),x-[xxi],[1]-131. Illustrated. 8vo , ilustrated card covers with white spine, yellow and red lettering to front cover, red and black lettering to spine. "Remote, timeless Campobello wasthe 'beloved island' summer home of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. No less loy al are the island's permanent residents, many from families tha... View more info

Canada in Action : Programme G. Second Series. The Nazis Strike / Gaspé Cod Fishing.

By: National Film Board of Canada NFB

Price: $15.00

Publisher: National Film Board of Canada and The Canadian Council of Education for Citizenship, Ottawa, 1943,:

Seller ID: 80165


(National Film Board of Canada). Canada in Action : Programme G. Second Series. Ottawa : National Film Board of Canada and The Canadian Council of Education for Citizenship, (1943). Pp [1]-35,(1) including covers. 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. Film Lecture Notes – Second Series – 1943-1944. These notes deal with the films The Nazis Strike and Gaspé Cod Fishing. Very good. 15.00 View more info

Canada's Atlantic Salmon. 2nd ed.

By: WOODING, F.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Department of Fisheries of Canada, (Edmond Cloutier, Queen's Printer, Ottawa , 1956,:

Seller ID: 86874


WOODING, F.H. Canada's Atlantic Salmon. Ottawa : Department of Fisheries ofCanada, (Edmond Cloutier, Queen's Printer, December 1956). Second Edition. Pp [1]-23,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double Column. Large 8vo, ill ustrated stapled wrappers. Very good. 15.00 View more info

Canada's Northern Shrimp Industry: An Economic Assessment of the Fishery

By: MacDONALD, J. Keith and John F. COLLINS COLLINS, John F. Economic and Commercial Analysis Report no. 79)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1990, ISBN:0662183894:

Seller ID: 67958


MacDONALD, J. Keith and John F. COLLINS. Canada's Northern Shrimp Industry:An Economic Assessment of the Fishery. Economic and Commercial Analysis Re port no. 79. St. John's, NF: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, October 1990. Pp. 94. 4to, white card covers, black taped spine. A study of the shrimp fishing grounds from Baffin Island to Newfoundland. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Canada's Pacific Salmon

By: HAIG-BROWN, Roderick L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Department of Fisheries of Canada, Ottawa, 1952,:

Seller ID: 107116


HAIG-BROWN, Roderick L. Canada's Pacific Salmon. Ottawa : Department of Fisheries of Canada, (1952). Pp (4),5-23,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated blue stapled wrappers, lettered in yellow and white. Reprinted from Canadian Geographical Journal. Robert Bruce Cave, Roderick Haig-Brown: A Descriptive Bibliography, A120. Contents : The Five Salmons; Sockeye Salmon; Pink Salmon; Coho Salmon; Chum Salmon; Spring Salmon; Spawning and Migration; Saltwater Life and Feeding; The Industry; Fishing Methods; Processing the Catch; The Harvest and the Seed; Internation... View more info

Canadian Fisheries and Oceans Industries Directory

By: Fisheries and Oceans)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Maritime Ocean Resources Limited,, 1981,:

Seller ID: 47486


(Fisheries and Oceans). The Canadian Fisheries and Oceans Industries Directory. Halifax : Maritime Ocean Resources Limited, 1981. Pp. 442. triple column. 4to, white illustrated card covers. Includes a detailed listing of manufacturers, distributors, shipbuilders and fish processors in addition to a directory of associations and organizations with regards to every aspect ofthe fishing industry in Canada. Creasing to spine, some wear to spine ends and edges, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Canadian Fisherman. Vol. 14, No. 12, December, 1927

By: MUNSON, J.E. (ed.). McKAY, Colin MacKENZIE, A. Stanley SIMPSON, H.R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Industrial and Educational Publishing Co., Limited, Gardenvale, QC, 1927,:

Seller ID: 100661


MUNSON, J.E. (ed.). The Canadian Fisherman. Vol. XIV, No. 12, December, 1927. Gardenvale, QC : Industrial and Educational Publishing Co., Limited, 1927. Pp 3-12,361-395,44-50. Illustrated. Double Column. Advertiser's Index. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers, lettered in red and black. Contents: Editorial: — Safety Measures in our Sea Fisheries; That Separate Departm ent of Fisheries; United States Publicity Campaign is Dropped; The Steam Trawler is Here; The Drift Net. General: — "Newfoundland, Norway, the L.E.C. and Cod Liver Oil"; The Machine Age with its Trawler and its Re... View more info

Canadian Fisherman. Vol. 36, No. 7, July 1949

By: WALLACE, F.W. (ed.). WATT, John MILLER, Frank KNICKLE, Adam

Price: $45.00

Publisher: National Business Publications Limited, Gardenvale, QC, 1949,:

Seller ID: 100664


WALLACE, J.W. (ed.). The Canadian Fisherman. Vol. 36, No. 7, July 1949. Gardenvale, QC : National Business Publications Limited, 1949. Pp 1-72. Illustrated. Triple Column. Advertisers Index. 4to, illustrated red and white stapled wrappers. Contents : The Maritimes — Fish Pier of the Atlantic; Fishermen — Explorers and Colonizers of the Maririmes; What Nova Scotia is doing to Develop Fisheries; Nova Scotia's Fishing Economy (by John Watt); HalifaxCelebrates Two Centuries of Establishment (by Frank Miller); Fishing Ranks Third in New Brunswick's Industries; Commercial Fisheries of Prince Edw... View more info

Canadian Fisherman. Vol. 45, No. 09, September, 1958.

By: MUIR, Allan T., (ed.). BRIAND, J. Clive BRADBURY, L.S. HILTON, John L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: National Business Publications Limited, Gardenvale, QC, 1958,:

Seller ID: 99752


MUIR, Allan T. (ed.). Canadian Fisherman. Vol. 45, No. 9, September, 1958. Gardenvale, Quebec : National Business Publications Limited, 1958. Pp 1-40.Illustrated. Triple Column. Advertiser's Index. 4to, illustrated blue stap led wrappers. Contents : Will the Great Lakes Be Fished Out? (Story and Photo by Stanley Morris); Swallowed Alive by a Whale (by C.V. Tench); Researchand Development in the Salt Fish Industry (by L. S. Bradbury); Zwicker & C ompany Uses New Salt Fish Drying Unit (An illustrated featurette); Of Current Interest (by Gordon O'Brien); "Silver Viking II' - Queen of the Paci... View more info

Canadian Fisherman. Vol. 52, No. 5, May 1965

By: MUIR, Allan T. (ed.). FOX, Bill RIMES, Les ROSE, R.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: National Business Publications Limited, Gardenvale, QC, 1965,:

Seller ID: 100668


MUIR, Allan T. (ed.). The Canadian Fisherman. Vol. 52, No. 5, May 1965. Gardenvale, QC : National Business Publications Limited, 1965. Pp [3]-42. Illustrated. Triple Column. Advertisers Index. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : Robichaud insists "no foreign landings"; National Sea buys two lobster companies; Ottawa happy over enforcement of new sealing regulations; B.C. Fishermen's convention condemns plan to outlaw fishing strikes; Queen Charlotte opens new cannery (by Les Rimes); Government plans to intervene to end plague of B.C. strikes; Breakthrough in large plant... View more info

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Canadian Ocean Law and Policy.

By: VANDERZWAAG, David, (ed.). CRICKARD, Fred LAVERS, J.W. GRATWICK, John

Price: $265.00

Publisher: Butterworths, Toronto and Vancouver , 1992, ISBN:0409806641: 1992

Seller ID: 91573

ISBN: 0409806641


VanderZWAAG, David, (ed.). Canadian Ocean Law and Policy. Toronto and Vancouver : Butterworths, (1992). Pp (6),[vii]-xxxiv,[1]-546,(4). Maps, tables, charts throughout. 8vo (162 x 235 mm), light grey-blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board & spine. David L. VanderZwaag was teaching at Dalhousie University, Halifax at the time of publication. Part I. – Living Resources Development and Management. 1. Canadian Fisheries: Paradigms and Policy (by Anthony T. Charles). 2. Federal Fisheries Law and Policy: Controls on the Harvesting Sector (by Jo... View more info

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Canadians at Last : Canada Integrates Newfoundland as a Province. First Edition, paperback

By: BLAKE, Raymond B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1994, ISBN:0802069789: 1994

Seller ID: 16140

ISBN: 0802069789


BLAKE, Raymond B. Canadians at Last : Canada Integrates Newfoundland as a Province. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1994). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-x,(16),[3]-252,(2). With 16 b&w photos and some other illustrations in the text. 8vo (151 x 228 mm), photo-illustrated black & white cardcovers, with white & red lettering to spine. Raymond Benjamin Black was teaching in Fredericton at the time of publication. "History provides some interesting case studies of what happens when trade barriers come down. Among them is the story told in this book of Newf... View more info

Cape Breton : Isle of Romance. 1st in dj

By: WALWORTH, Arthur MacDONALD, Angus L., introd

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1948,:

Seller ID: 5964


WALWORTH, Arthur. Cape Breton : Isle of Romance. Tor.: Longmans, Green and Co., (April 1948). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xx,1-172 + 32 p. of plates including map. 8vo, brown cloth. Tennyson 44, Rhodenizer p.70. Chapters : To the Margaree; Up the Cabot Trail; The North Country; Ingonish; Heroes of St. Ann Bay; The Gaelic Mod; Where Sleeping Salmon Lie; The Lake Towns; The Cities; Bogles at the Burn; History among the Ruins; Micmacs and Messieurs. Followed by : Cape Breton: The Land, Its History, and Its Peoples; Tips for Sportsmen: On Fishing and On Hunting; Tips for Tourists; The Law. With a bi... View more info

Cape Breton Tourist Guide 1958

By: Tourism) CURTIS, E.A. Sydney Junior Chamber of Commerce

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1958,:

Seller ID: 23844


(Tourism). Cape Breton Tourist Guide 1958. (Sydney : Sydney Junior Chamber of Commerce), 1958. Pp (76),+ map laid in. Illustrated. Adverts. 8vo, card covers. Contents: Cape Breton Over - A General View; St.Ann's and Giant MacAskill; Louisbourg; St.Peters; Notes on Fishing and Hunting in Cape Breton Island by E.A. Curtis; The Northern Part; Canso Causeway; John Cabot First Landed in 1497; History Cape Breton; Sydney's Social and Recreational Activities; Inland Seaway; Baddeck... A Mecca for Visitors; Service Stations (Sunday and Holiday Schedule); The Town of North Sydney. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Cape Breton, Canada at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century. A Treatise of Natural Resources and Development. . Cloth, lacks map

By: VERNON, C.W. MacKINNON, J.G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1903,: 1903

Seller ID: 34580


VERNON, C.W. Cape Breton, Canada at the Beginning of the ... Twentieth Century : A Treatise of Natural Resources and Development. Nation Building Series. Toronto [and N.Y.]: Nation Publishing Co., 1903. First Edition. Pp (2),[3]-337,(3) table of contents. Many illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Tennyson 1111, Morley p.87, Vaison p.74, Rhodenizer p.144. Chapters : Physical Geography of the Island; Geology and Natural History; Counties, Towns and Inhabitants; The Northmen, the Cabots, and Other Early Voyagers; Earl... View more info

Cape Cod Fisherman. US in dj

By: SCHWIND, Phil

Price: $25.00

Publisher: International Marine, Camden, ME, 1974, ISBN:08774204591:

Seller ID: 21646


SCHWIND, Phil. Cape Cod Fisherman. Camden, ME : International Marine Publishing Co., (1974). Pp 224. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth. The memoirs of a charter-boat fisherman off the Massachusetts coast, starting at the onset ofthe GReat Depression, offering insights into a wide variety of fishing exp eriences - describing his time as a scalloper, a lobsterman, an eeler, and eventually, as a ship's captain. Vg in lightly nicked, price-clipped dj. 25.00 View more info

Cape of Storms : Trawling off the coast of North Russia

By: POPHAM, Hugh

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Hart-Davis, 1957,:

Seller ID: 27252


POPHAM, Hugh. Cape of Storms: Trawling off the coast of North Russia. L: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1957. Pp 207. Col. frontis., 3 leaves of col. plates. 8vo,blue cloth. A narrative of a fortnight inadvertently spent fishing in the Barents Sea. The vessel is British, so in addition to the routine terrors of trawling in northern waters, we have the added frisson of Cold War tension. Vg in dj. 80.00 View more info

Cape of Storms : Trawling off the coast of North Russia. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: POPHAM, Hugh

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hart-Davis, London, 1957,:

Seller ID: 105143


POPHAM, Hugh. Cape of Storms: Trawling off the coast of North Russia. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1957. First Printing. Pp (5),6-[208], colour frontispiece, 3 leaves of col. plates. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. "Off the remoat Murmanski coast, well within the Arctic Circle, beyond North Cape, and 1,500 miles from their home ports are the fishing-grounds of the distant-water trawlers. Although Hugh Popham describes what to fishermen was a routine voyage -- it passed without collision or stranding, fire or mutiny or arrest for poaching -- most readers will find the strange ... View more info

Captains of the Shoals. English-language Paperback Edition.

By: LANDRY, Frederic. BAKER, Katherine, trans. LAPIERRE, Rejeanne.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Editions La Boussole, Montmagny, QC, 1993, ISBN:2920902040:

Seller ID: 107705


LANDRY, Frédéric. Captains of the Shoals. [Translated by Katherine Baker. Illustration by Réjeanne Lapierre]. (Montmagny, QC: Editions La Boussole, 1993). First Printing. Pp. (8),9-143,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated lightblue card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. "'Captains of the Shoals' is, through those who have visited, settled on them and lov ed them, the history of the Iles de la Madeleine, A history of patience, tenacity, work and daily courage. A long history of sea and fog, fishing and shipwrecks. From the Vikings to the present, through Cartier, the Co... View more info