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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

Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. 7th pr. card covers

By: FARIS, JAMES V. Nfld Social and Economic Studies 03

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland,/ ISER, St. John's, 1985, ISBN:0919666035:

Seller ID: 23927


FARIS, James C. Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. (St. John's) : Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, (1985). Pp (2),[i]-ix,(3),[1]-187,(1). 8vo, blue card covers. O'Dea 3947b. (Revised but not updated edition of a 1966 work, 3947a). Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.3. "This study attempts to describe a rural fishing community on the northeast coast of Newfoundland. It is an ethnographic account with anchors in social history and ecology." - from the introduction. Lightly rubbed, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. Hardcover

By: FARIS, JAMES V. Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies 03

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, 1972, ISBN:0919666035:

Seller ID: 2197


FARIS, James C. Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. St. John's: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfou ndland, (1972). Pp x,(2),[1]-184,(4). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. O'Dea 3947b. (Revised but not updated edition of a 1966 work, 3947a). Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.3. "This study attemptsto describe a rural fishing community on the northeast coast of Newfoundla nd. It is an ethnographic account with anchors in social history and ecology." - from the introduction. Foreword by Robert Paine. Chapters : P... View more info

Cat Harbour. 4to card covers

By: FARIS, James C. Nfld Social and Economic Studies 03

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1966,:

Seller ID: 5961


FARIS, James C. Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. St.John's : Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1966. Pp (4), iii-xi, (3), 1-249, (3). 4to, grey card covers. O'Dea 3947a. Chapters : 1. Introduction; 2. History and Settlement; 3. The Natural Setting; 4. The Social Setting, 5. Residence, 6. Kinship, 7. The Fishing Crew, 8. The Moral Order, 9. Economics, 10. Religion, 11. The Structure of Verbal Communication, 12. Occasions. With a bibliography. Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.3. ARDA Project No.1016. "This study is an a... View more info

Cat Harbour. cloth. 4th pr.

By: FARIS, JAMES V. Nfld Social and Economic Studies 03

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1979,:

Seller ID: 67785


FARIS, James C. Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. St.John's : Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, (1979). Fourth Printing. Pp x,(2),[1]-184,(4). 8vo, blue cloth. O'Dea 3947b. (Revised but not updated edition of a 1966 work, 3947a). Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.3. "This study attempts to describe a rural fishing community on the northeast coast of Newfoundland. It is an ethnographic account with anchors in social history and ecology." - from the introduction. Spine sunned, faint waterstains to front cover, else vg... View more info

Catch as Catch Can. 1st pr

By: FLICK, Don

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lancelot, 1980, ISBN:088999126x:

Seller ID: 7591


FLICK, Don. Catch as Catch Can. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1980). First Printing. Pp (3),4-115,(1). 8vo, light green cardcovers. Don Flick (b. Milton, Queens County, Nova Scotia). Laugher p.176. Cover subtitle : "a rollicking saga involving playboy fishermen and, oh yes, family fishing for fun ... ". "What I have endeavoured to do in writing this book for the enjoyment of fishermen, would-be fishermen and non-fishing types alike, is to put down in some semblance of order certain events that stand out in my memory." - the foreword. Vg. 8.00 View more info

Catch as Catch Can. 1st pr. signed

By: FLICK, Don

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lancelot, 1980, ISBN:088999126x:

Seller ID: 65521


FLICK, Don. Catch as Catch Can. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1980). First Printing. Pp (3),4-115,(1). 8vo, light green cardcovers. Don Flick (b. Milton, Queens County, Nova Scotia). Laugher p.176. Cover subtitle : "a rollicking saga involving playboy fishermen and, oh yes, family fishing for fun ... ". "What I have endeavoured to do in writing this book for the enjoyment of fishermen, would-be fishermen and non-fishing types alike, is to put down in some semblance of order certain events that stand out in my memory." - the foreword. Humourous accounts of the author... View more info

Central British Columbia Canada : a New Field for Exploration. Second edition.

By: KITTO, F.H

Price: $20.00

Publisher: National Resources Intelligence Branch - Department of the Interior, Ottawa, 1922,:

Seller ID: 105566


KITTO, F.H. Central British Columbia Canada : a New Field for Exploration. (Second Edition). (Ottawa): National Resources Intelligence Branch, Department of the Interior, 1922. Pp (4), 5-119, (1). Illustrated. 8vo, stapled printed grey card covers, blank spine. Contents: Topographical ; Historical ;Climate ; Soil ; Forests ; Minerals ; Fisheries ; Fur and Game ; Water Res ources ; Transportation and Communications ; Education and Social Life ; The Fort George District ; The Peace River District ; The Cariboo District ; The Fort Fraser District ; The Hazelton District ; The Skeena District ; Ag... View more info

Century Guide to Knots. later pr.

By: BIGON, Mario and Guido REGAZZONI REGAZZONI, Guido PIOTROWSKA, Maria, trans.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Century Publishing, London, 1984, ISBN:0712600892:

Seller ID: 73456


BIGON, Mario and Guido REGAZZONI. The Century Guide to Knots. For Sailing, Fishing, Camping, Climbing. Translated from the Italian by Maria Piotrowska. London: Century Publishing, (1984). Later printing. Pp. [1]-255,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue and white card covered boards. A bit smoky, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg. 15.00 View more info

City Girl Who Went to Sea. 1st pr. no dj

By: HAUSHERR, Rosmarie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Four Winds Press, 1990,:

Seller ID: 70710


HAUSHERR, Rosmarie. The City Girl Who Went to Sea. N.Y.: Four Winds Press, (1990). Pp (2),1-78. Oblong 8vo, glossy photoillustrated blue boards. "In the summer of 1977, ten-year-old Alicia Bedford set off from New York City for a visit to the remote fishing village of Salvage, on Canada's island of Newfoundland. Photographer Rosmarie Hausherr, a family friend, documented Alicia's trip in what was to become a long-term fascination with Salvage andits people. This beautiful photo essay is the culmination of her passionat e in a place where a way of life built on community and tradition still... View more info

Clean Ships, Clean Ports, Clean Oceans : Controlling Garbage and Plastic Wastes at Sea

By: Committee on Shipborne Wastes

Price: $50.00

Publisher: National Academies Press, Washington, D.C., 1995, ISBN:0309051371:

Seller ID: 110854


(Committee on Shipborne Wastes, Marine Board, Commission on Engineering andTechnical Systems, National Research Council). Clean Ships, Clean Ports, C lean Oceans : Controlling Garbage and Plastic Wastes at Sea. Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 1995. Pp (2),iii-xxi,(3),1-355,(5). Tables, diagrams and a few b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated paper-covered boards, lettered in white. 'Marine debris is a serious environmental problem. To do its part, the United States has agreed to abide by the international treaty for garbage control at sea, known as MARPOL 73/78 Annex V. &... View more info

Coastal Aquaculture in the Indo-Pacific Region. in dj. signed.

By: PILLAY, T V R, (ed.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fishing News (Books), London, 1972, ISBN:0-85238-023-2:

Seller ID: 55809


PILLAY, T V R, edited by. Coastal Aquaculture in the Indo-Pacific Region. Papers presented at the Indo-Pacific Council Symposium on Costal Aquaculture, Bangkok, Thailand, 18-21 November 1970. L: Fishing News (Books), (1972). Pp 497. Illustrated. 8vo, navy blue pebbled cloth. "This book deals with the extent and variety of aquaculture mainly in the Far East but also in the Pacific areas of Australia, New Zealand and the United States.[...] The work is divided into eight sections to carry more than fifty papers." -from the dust jacket. Some topics examined: descriptions of aquacultural p... View more info

Collision at Sea : The Little-Known Marine Tragedy Felt on Both Sides of the Atlantic. First Edition.

By: PRITCHARD, Gregory P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lancelot, Hantsport, 1993, ISBN:0889995389:

Seller ID: 8613


PRITCHARD, Gregory P. Collision at Sea. [Front cover adds: "The Little-Known Marine Tragedy Felt on Both Sides of the Atlantic"]. Foreword by D. Laurence Mawhinney. Hantsport : Lancelot Press, (1993). First Printing. Pp (3),4-178,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, blue and yellowish grey card covers. "This booktells for the first time the story of a little-known shipping disaster tha t occurred during World War II off the coast of Nova Scotia. Written by a former Merchant Navy Officer and priest of St. Barnabas' Church in Blue Rocks, the community most directly affected by the accident, it is ... View more info

Coming Back Alive 1st in dj

By: WALKER, Spike

Price: $25.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York, 2001, ISBN:0312269714:

Seller ID: 47952


WALKER, Spike. Coming Back Alive : The True Story of the Most Harrowing Search and Rescue Mission Ever Attempted on Alaska's High Seas. NY: St. Martin's Press, (2001). First Edition. Pp 267 + 1 full page map. 8vo, blue cloth."When the fishing vessel La Conte sinks suddenly at night in one-hundred-m ile-per-hour winds and record ninety-foot seas during a savage storm in January 1998, her five crewmen are left to drift without a life raft in the freezing Alaskan waters and survive as best they can." -from the dust jacket.Very good in dj. 25.00 View more info

Coming of Age on Damariscove Island, Maine.

By: GRIFFIN, Carl R., III and Alaric Faulkner FAULKNER, Alaric. ROWE, Alberta Poole. Northeast Folklore Volume 26, 1980

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Northeast Folklore Society, 1981,: 1981

Seller ID: 57208


GRIFFIN, Carl R., III and Alaric Faulkner. Coming of Age on Damariscove Island, Maine : and including the reminiscence of Alberta Poole Rowe. Orono, Maine: Northeast Folklore Society, 1981. Pp 116. Illustrated with photos, charts, drawings to text along with [2] folding maps. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Northeast Folklore Volume XXI 1980. Parks New England : Additions to the Six State Bibliographies 1881. Carl R. Griffin III began to write the story of Alberta Poole Rowe's early years on Damariscove Island. Alaric Faulkner, who was involved... View more info

Community, State, and Market on the North Atlantic Rim: Challenges to Modernity in the Fisheries. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: APOSTLE, Richard. BARRETT, Gene. HOLM, Petter. JENTOFT, Svein.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1998, ISBN:0802007457:

Seller ID: 41041


APOSTLE, Richard, Gene BARRETT, Petter HOLM, Svein JENTOFT, Leigh MAZANY, Bonnie McCAY, and Knut H. MIKALSEN. Community, State, and Market on the North Atlantic Rim : Challenges to Modernity in the Fisheries. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1998). First Printing. Pp (4),[v]-xv,(4),[3]-363,(5). 8vo, blue clot with gilt lettering to spine. No 4 in the Studies in Comparative Political Economy and Public Policy series. "This is a study of Northern Norway and Atlantic Canada, two regions experiencing a severe crisis due to overexploitation of fisheries resources. The work of a group of r... View more info

Complete Angler

By: WALTON, Izaak and Charles COTTON. Routledge Excelsior series.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: George Routledge & Sons, London, 1881,:

Seller ID: 104142


WALTON, Izaak and Charles COTTON. The Complete Angler. Edited by "Ephemera"of "Bell's Life in London". London: George Routledge and Sons, 1881. Pp. ( 4),[iii]-xii,[13]-313,(1). Illustrated with engravings to text. 8vo, rebound (trimmed to fit by the binder) in contemporary half brown leather with blue marbled paper covered boards, blue marbled endpapers, gilt decoration and gilt tooled five raised bands to spine, gilt lettered black leather titleblock, all edges gilt. A volume in the Routledge "Excelsior" Series. Horne , The Compleat Angler 1653 - 1967: A New Bibliograp... View more info

Computation and Interpretation of Biological Statistics of Fish Populations.

By: RICKER, W.E. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, No. 191.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Department of the Environment, Fisheries and Marine Service, Ottwwa , 1975,: 1975

Seller ID: 81963


RICKER, W.E. Computation and Interpretation of Biological Statistics of Fish Populations. Ottawa : Department of the Environment, Fisheries and MarineService, 1975. First Edition. Pp [i]-xviii,1-382. With tables, graphs and diagrams throughout. Index. Large 8vo, blue-green cloth, printed in white. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada No.. 191. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Estimation of Survival Rate and Mortality Rate from Age Composition. 3. Vital Statistics from Marking: Single Season Experiments. 4. Population Statist... View more info

Computation and Interpretation of Biological Statistics of Fish Populations.

By: RICKER, W.E. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada No.. 191.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Department of the Environment, Fisheries and Marine Service, Ottawa , 1975,: 1975

Seller ID: 80070


RICKER, W.E. Computation and Interpretation of Biological Statistics of Fish Populations. Ottawa : Department of the Environment, Fisheries and MarineService, 1975. First Edition. Pp [i]-xviii,1-382. With tables, graphs and diagrams throughout. Index. Large 8vo, blue-green cloth, printed in white. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada No.. 191. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Estimation of Survival Rate and Mortality Rate from Age Composition. 3. Vital Statistics from Marking: Single Season Experiments. 4. Population Statis... View more info

Consider the Fish : Fishing for Canada, from Campbell River to Petty Harbour. 1st pbk

By: GUDGEON, Chris

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Penguin, Toronto, 1999, ISBN:0140260900:

Seller ID: 31629


GUDGEON, Chris. Consider the Fish : Fishing for Canada, from Campbell Riverto Petty Harbour. (Toronto) : Penguin Books, (1999). First Paperback Print ing. Pp (12), [1]-242, (2). 8vo, card covers. Vg-fine. 10.00 View more info