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Estimates of Atlantic Salmon Stock Status on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia, Salmon Fishing Area 20, in 1994

By: O'NEIL, S. F. and C. J. HARVIE HARVIE, C. J. DFO Atlantic Fisheries Research Document 95/132)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Dpartment of Fisheries and Oceans, 1995,:

Seller ID: 68153


O'NEIL, S. F. and C. J. HARVIE. Estimates of Atlantic Salmon Stock Status on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia, Salmon Fishing Area 20, in 1994. DFO Atlantic Fisheries Research Document 95/132. [Ottawa: Department of Fisheriesand Oceans, 1995]. Pp. 36. 4to, yellow printed self wraps. Vg. 7.00 View more info

Evening Star in dj.

By: SHEARWOOD, Ken

Price: $40.00

Publisher: D. Bradford Barton, 1970,:

Seller ID: 28555


SHEARWOOD, Ken. Evening Star: The Story of a Cornish Fishing Lugger. (Truro, Cornwall: D. Bradford Barton, [n.d.]). ca 1970. Pp 107. 8vo, blue cloth. From the foremost publisher of Cornwalliana comes this fictionalized account of the historical Cornish fisheries, and of the villages and men that prosecuted them. Vg in dj. 40.00 View more info

Examinations for Certificates of Competency

By: Great Britain - Department of Trade)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HMSO, 1976,:

Seller ID: 24924


(Great Britain - Department of Trade). Examinations for Certificates of Competency : Skippers and Second Hands of Fishing Boats : Regulations. L.: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, (1976). Pp 55. 8vo, blue card covers. Vg. 5.00 View more info

Experiences in the Management of National Fishing Zones, softcover

By: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris, 1984, ISBN:9264125663:

Seller ID: 111284


(Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development). Experiences in the Management of National Fishing Zones. (Paris) : Organization for EconomicCo-operation and Development, (1984). Pp (2),3-159,(1). Maps. Large 8vo, g reen card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Session I - Technical Aspects of Quota Management : Optimal Catch Capacity with Variable Catch Quotas (by Rognvaldur Hannesson). Determining Fisheries Management Units (by Fred L. Olson). Fisheries Enforcement: The United Kingdom Experience (by Graeme N. Munro). Quota Managements Dependence on Data: Canada's Experience in Kee... View more info

Exploitable Marine Ecosystems : Their Behaviour and Management

By: LAEVASTU, Taivo ALVERSON, Dayton L. MARASCO, Richard J.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books, Oxford, 1996, ISBN:0852382251:

Seller ID: 69519


LAEVASTU, Taivo. Exploitable Marine Ecosystems : Their Behaviour and Management . The nature and dynamics of marine ecosystems: their productivity, bases for fisheries, and management. With contributions from Dayton L. Alverson and Richard J. Marasco. (Oxford): Fishing News Books, (1996). Pp. [i]-xiii,(1),1-321,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettered olive title block to front, gilt lettering to spine. The aim of this volume is to: "review the multitude of marine ecosystems that exist, with emphasis on their importance to man and the possible effects man can have on them; revi... View more info

Exploiting the Oceans. 1st UK.

By: NIGHTINGALE, Charles Methuen's Outlines series)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co Ltd., London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 78335


NIGHTINGALE, Charles. Exploiting the Oceans . London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., (1968). First UK Printing. Pp. (6),7-93,(3). Illustrated. Double column. Square 8vo, illustrated white card covered boards. A volume in Methuen's Outlines series. Contents: 1. The neglected wealth of the sea; 2. The food of fish; 3. Improving our fishing; 4. The encouragement of fish food; 5. Caring for fish; 6. Floating plants as food; 7. The uses of seaweed; 8. Whaling and sealing; 9. Oysters and other shellfish; 10. Other produce of the sea; 11. The exploration of deep water; 12. The mineral wealth of the sea; 13. A g... View more info

FAO Catalogue of Fishing Gear Designs. in dj.

By: Fisheries - Equipment Design]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, London, 1972, ISBN:0852380194:

Seller ID: 63224


[Fisheries - Equipment Design]. FAO Catalogue of Fishing Gear Designs / Catalogue FAO de Plans d'Engins de Peche / Catalogo de la FAO de Planos de Aparejos de Pesca ; prepared by Fishing Gear and Methods Branch, Fishery Industries Division, Department of Fisheries. L.: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, (1972). Pp. 155. Illustrated with designs and plans. 4to, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A collection of designsfor innovations to deep-sea fishing nets and gear. Text in English, French , and Spanish. Very small stain to bottom edge, else vg in chipped dj. 50.0... View more info

Fast and Able : Life Stories of Great Gloucester Fishing Vessels..

By: THOMAS, Gordon W. KENYON, Paul B., ed.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Historic Ships Associates, Gloucester, 1968,:

Seller ID: 28310


THOMAS, Gordon W. Fast and Able : Life Stories of Great Gloucester Fishing Vessels. Edited by Paul B. Kenyon. Gloucester, MA : Historic Ships Associates, 1968. Pp (6),7-98. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, ringbound card covers. An early edition of this North Atlantic classic, which includes the stories of such famed schooners as the Gertrude L. Thibeaud, Esperanto, and the ill-fated Columbia, all contenders in the International Fishermen's Races. The rest: Admiral Dewey, Alice M. Jacobs, Annie M. Parker, A. Piatt Andrew, Arethusa, Arthur James, Atalanta, Benjamin A. Smith, Catherine, Caviare,... View more info

Fast and Able : Life Stories of Great Gloucester Fishing Vessels.. 350th ann. ed.

By: THOMAS, Gordon W. KENYON, Paul B., ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gloucester 350th Anniversary Celebration Inc., Gloucester, 1973,:

Seller ID: 35574


THOMAS, Gordon W. Fast and Able : Life Stories of Great Gloucester Fishing Vessels: Gloucester 350th Anniversary Edition. Edited by Paul B. Kenyon. Gloucester, MA : Gloucester 350th Anniversary Celebration Inc., 1973. Pp (8),ix-xii,1-212. Double column. 8vo, ill. card covers. An edition of this North Atlantic classic, which includes the stories of such famed schooners as the Gertrude L. Thibeaud, Esperanto, and the ill-fated Columbia, all contenders in the International Fishermen's Races. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Fatal Forecast : An Incredible True Tale of Disaster and Survival at Sea. 1st US in dj

By: TOUGIAS, Michael J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scribner, New York , 2007, ISBN:9780743297035:

Seller ID: 80279


TOUGIAS, Michael J. Fatal Forecast : An Incredible True Tale of Disaster and Survival at Sea. New York : Scribner, (2007). First Printing. Pp [i]-xiii,(1),[1]-222,(4),+ 8 pp photos. 8vo, blue cloth spine, gilt lettering to spine, grey paper covered boards. "A true story of catastrophe and survival at sea, Fatal Forecast is a spellbinding moment-by-moment account of seventy-two hours in the lives of eight young fishermen, some of whom would neverset foot on dry land again. On the morning of November 21, 1980, two small Massachusetts lobster boats set out for Georges Bank, a bountiful but p... View more info

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Fauna and Flora of the Rivers, Lakes and Reservoirs of the U.S.S.R. in dj.

By: ZHADIN, V.I. and S.V. GERD GERD, S.V.

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Israel Program for Scientific Translations, Jerusalem, 1963,: 1963

Seller ID: 69576


ZHADIN, V.I. and S.V. GERD. Fauna and Flora of the Rivers, Lakes and Reservoirs of the U.S.S.R. Translated from the Russian by A. Mercado. (Reki, ozera i vodokhranilishcha SSSR. Ikh fauna i flora -- Gosudarstvennoe Uchebno-Pedagogicheskoe Izdatel'stvo Ministerstva Prosveschcheniya RSFSR, Moskva 1961). Jerusalem: Israel Program for Scientific Translations, 1963. Pp. (6),1-626. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. A History of the Study of Freshwater Life, 2. Plants and Animals of FreshWaters of the U.S.S.R., 3. Environment of Freshw... View more info

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Fermuse in Newfoundland : An article in The Diary; or, Woodfall's Register,No.200, Tuesday, November 17, 1789

By: Newspaper)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: 1789,:

Seller ID: 19141


(Newspaper). "Fermuse in Newfoundland". An article in The Diary; or, Woodfall's Register, No.200, Tuesday, November 17, 1789. Folio, folded sheet (4 pp.). "Extract of a letter tells of the Fishing-room at New Milford, belonging to Knox and Company of Pembrokeshire - long wharf constructed out to Great Bank to ease loading, unloading - 16-19,000 fish brought in each trip - fish being cured properly this year. (p.3, col.4, approx. 330 words). Very good. 125.00 View more info

Fertile Sea : being The Buckland Lectures for 1957, First Edition in dustjacket

By: ORR, A. P., and S. M. MARSHALL Fisherman's Library. MARSHALL, S. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fishing News (Books) Limited, London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 111777


BURGESS, John N. The Fertile Sea : being The Buckland Lectures for 1957. London : Fishing News (Books) Limited, (1969). First Editon. Pp (5),[6]-131,(1),+ 16 pp plates. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering tospine. In The Fisherman's Library series. "This book is based on a fine se ries of lectures delivered by Dr. A. P. Orr in 1957, but unfortunately he died before he had enlarged and completed the manuscript for book publication. The development and increased use of sea foods was a subjed near his heart and he enjoyed taking parrt in the fish-farming experiment in a Scot... View more info

Final Voyages : Trouble at Sea : Sea Stories from Atlantic Canada. First Edition.

By: WELLMAN, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2010, ISBN:9781897317884:

Seller ID: 91810


WELLMAN, Jim. Final Voyages : Trouble at Sea. [cover adds: Sea Stories fromAtlantic Canada]. St. John's, NF: Flanker Press, 2010. First Printing. Pp. (8),1-174,(10). Illustrated. 8vo, photo-illustrated grey card covers. A co llection of more than twenty tales from one of the world's most dangerous professions: that of the small-boat fisherman on Canada's east coast. Many of these stories had previously appeared in Navigator magazine. Chapters: 1.Ode to Big G [Gilles LeBlanc (b.1979 West Pubnico, Nova Scotia]; 2. Two Da ys Warming up [Boyce Bath of La Scie and the Brent and Colin Enterprises]; ... View more info

Final Voyages : Volume I. First Edition.

By: WELLMAN, Jim

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2003, ISBN:1894463439:

Seller ID: 70246


WELLMAN, Jim. Final Voyages : Volume I. St. John's, NL: Flanker Press Ltd.,[November] 2003. Pp. (10),1-240,(6). A few illustrations in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated blue cardcovers. A look back at some memorable shipping disasters involving fishing vessels off of Canada's east coast. "Those perilous conditions have caused the sinking and loss of hundreds of Atlantic Canadian fishing vessels with enormous loss of life. In this book well known journalist and former CBC Radio "Fisheries Broadcast" host Jim Wellman recounts many of these gripping tales." Introduction. Chapters :... View more info

Final Voyages : Volume III. pbk.

By: WELLMAN, Jim

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2007, ISBN:9781897317204:

Seller ID: 75859


WELLMAN, Jim. Final Voyages : Volume III. St. John's, NF: Flanker Press, 2007. Pp. (10),1-222,(8). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue-grey card covers. "Fishing is still the deadliest occupation in the country, and despite new and modern life-saving technology and better boats, the fatality rate in the industry is the same as it was twenty years ago. A whopping 70% of search and rescue calls are from fishing vessels in distress. For the past ten years, fisheries journalist Jim Wellman has documented the stories of some of the thousands of fishing people who have died in Atlantic Canada on ... View more info

Fiscal Adjustment and Economic Development : A Case Study of Nova Scotia. First Edition

By: GRAHAM, John F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1963,: 1963

Seller ID: 47165


GRAHAM, John F. Fiscal Adjustment and Economic Development : A Case Study of Nova Scotia. (Toronto ) : Univesity of Toronto Press, (1963). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xviii,(2),[3]-278. Tables & figures in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With map end-papers. John Finlayson Graham (b. May 31, 1924, Calgary, Alberta - d. November 14, 1990, Halifax). No. 1 in the Atlantic Provinces Studies series.Vaison p.108,117. "This study is an attempt to find a solution to the problemof fiscal adjustment between a province or a state a... View more info

Fiscal Adjustment and Economic Development : A Case Study of Nova Scotia. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GRAHAM, John F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1963,: 1963

Seller ID: 4927


GRAHAM, John F. Fiscal Adjustment and Economic Development : A Case Study of Nova Scotia. (Toronto ) : Univesity of Toronto Press, (1963). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xviii,(2),[3]-278. Tables & figures in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With map end-papers. John Finlayson Graham (b. May 31, 1924, Calgary, Alberta - d. November 14, 1990, Halifax). No. 1 in the Atlantic Provinces Studies series.Vaison p.108,117. "This study is an attempt to find a solution to the problemof fiscal adjustment between a province or a state a... View more info

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Fish and Fisheries : A Selection from The Prize Essays of the InternationalFisheries Exhibition, Edinburgh, 1882.

By: HERBERT, David (ed.).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1883,: 1883

Seller ID: 82308


HERBERT, David, (ed.). Fish and Fisheries : A Selection from The Prize Essays of the International Fisheries Exhibition, Edinburgh, 1882. With Maps and Illustrations. Edinburgh and London : William Blackwood and Sons, MDCCCLXXXIII [1883]. First Edition. Pp (4),[i]-xlviii,[1]-342 + 15 leaves of plates + 3 coloured folding maps on Oyster cultivation in the Firth of Forth, the Firth of Tay and the Firth of Cromarty. 8vo, in original pebbled black pressed cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Whale-fishing in The Faroe Isles. (by Syshelmand H. C. Muller, pp. 1-16)... View more info

Fish Catching methods of the World. In dj

By: BRANDT, Andres von Fisherman's Library

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fishing News, London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 27064


BRANDT, Andres von. Fish Catching Methods of the World. London : Fishing News (Books), 1964. Pp 191. Double column. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth. "This volume...is basically scientific in its tracing of the origins of the methods involved. While it is thus of value and interest to scientists and all students of fishing, fishery administrators, ethnologists, net and gear manufacturers, etc., it will also particularly interest the practical fisherman...." -from the dj. Boards slightly splayed, else very good in dustjacket. 50.00 View more info