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Fishing and Stock Fluctuations

By: LAEVASTU, Taivo and Felix FAVORITE.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books Ltd., Farnham, Surrey, 1988, ISBN:0852381557:

Seller ID: 79802


LAEVASTU, Taivo and Felix FAVORITE. Fishing and Stock Fluctuations. Farnham, Surrey : Fishing News Books Ltd., (1988). First Edition. Pp [1]-239,(1). Illustrated. Index. Large 8vo, blue glossy paper covered boards, lettered in white. Contents : 1. The ever-changing fishery and our conception of it.2. Diversity of objectives in fisheries and the search for stability. 3. M arine environment as determinant of fisheries. 4. Availability of fish to gear. 5. Effects of fishing and the “optimum take.” 6. Assessment of fisheryresources: methods and their limitations. 7. Fluctuations of fish stock... View more info

Fishing Baskets of Asia Pacific.

By: Exhibition Catalogue).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, 1997, ISBN:0969979053:

Seller ID: 78879


(Exhibition Catalogue). Fishing Baskets of Asia Pacific. Toronto : Harbourfront Centre, (1997). Pp (3),4-32. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, blue card covers. A book to accompany an exhibition at the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, Lunenburg, N.S.; York Quay Centre, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto; MaritimeMuseum of British Columbia, Victoria; and the Vancouver Maritime Museum, V ancouver. With five essays : Fishing Cultures (R.E. Johannes); An EcosystemApproach to Sustainable Development (Lennox Hinds); The Fishing Culture of the Biak People, Padaido Islands, Indonesia (Irene Novaczek); The Fishes, F... View more info

Fishing Boats of the World: 3. 1st edition in dj

By: TRAUNG, Jan-Olof (ed.)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 57522


TRAUNG, Jan-Olof (ed.). Fishing Boats of the World: 3. L.: Fishing News (Books), (1967). First Edition. Pp 648 + [i]-[xlii] pp Advertisement Section. Double Column. Illustrated with numerous photos, graphs, technical diagramsand tables to text. 4to, blue cloth. "The volume now issued is the outcome of a third Fishing Boat Congress held at Gothenburg, Sweden, in October 19 65. While not neglecting the modern sophisticate types of craft that have been developed, particular attention was paid in this Congress to the smaller types of craft used in inshore and near-water fishing and, in the cas... View more info

Fishing Fleets of New England. in dj

By: CHASE, Mary Ellen North Star Books 28

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1961,:

Seller ID: 40221


CHASE, Mary Ellen. The Fishing Fleets of New England. Illustrated with photographs and prints. Bos.: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. Pp (12),[10]-180,(2). 8vo, gray cloth. North Star Books 28. Contents : The First Fishermen from Europe; Early New England Fishermen; Fishermen and Early American Trade; The Ways and Methods of Fishing; The Dangers in a Fisherman's Life; Periods of Growth and Decline; Our Fishing Fleets Today. Vg in rubbed, nicked, price-clipped dj. 30.00 View more info

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Fishing For Truth : A Sociological Analysis of Northern Cod Stock : Assessments from 1977-1990. pbk.

By: FINLAYSON, Alan Christopher Memorial University Social and Economic Studies, number 52

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NF, 1994, ISBN:0919666795:

Seller ID: 75376


FINLAYSON, Alan Christopher. Fishing For Truth : A Sociological Analysis of Northern Cod Stock : Assessments from 1977-1990. (St. John's, Newfoundland) : Published by the Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, (1994). First Edition. Pp. (2),[i]-x,[1]-176,(2). 8vo, illustrated black card covers. No. 52 in the Memorial University Social and Economic Studies series. "Fishing for Truth is the complex story of the role of science in the decline of the Northern Cod stocks. At issue are conflicting interpretations of recent events, ins... View more info

Fishing Gear Selectivity Program Atlantic Canada 1992/93 Annual Report.

By: ROACHE, J. and P. von FINKENSTEIN

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fishing Industry Services, Ottawa), 1993, ISBN:0662210131:

Seller ID: 79678


(ROACHE, J. and P. von FINKENSTEIN). Fishing Gear Selectivity Program Atlantic Canada 1992/93 Annual Report. (Ottawa) : Fishing Industry Services, (1993). Pp (4),1-40. Illustrated. 4to, pale blue stapled card covers. Contents: 1. Atlantic Projects. 2. Groundfish Selectivity Projects (Separator Traw ls, Sorting Devices, Mesh Size and Square Mesh, Lastridge Ropes, Semi-Pelagic, Longlining). Very good. 20.00 View more info

Fishing in the Cold War: Canada, Newfoundland and the International Politics of the Twelve-Mile Fishing Limit, 1958-1969

By: WRIGHT, Miriam Journal of the Canadian Historical Association, New Series Vol. 8 SMALLWOOD, Joseph)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Canadian Historical Association, 1998, ISBN:0887982042:

Seller ID: 58171


WRIGHT, Miriam. Fishing in the Cold War: Canada, Newfoundland and the International Politics of the Twelve-Mile Fishing Limit, 1958-1969. An article published in Journal of the Canadian Historical Association, New Series Vol.8, pp. 239-258. N.pl.: Canadian Historical Association, 1998. Pp. 218. 8vo , blue ill. card covers. Of Newfoundland interest: Jeff A. Webb's "Constructing Community and Consumers: Joseph Smallwood's Barrelman Radio Programme.Vg. 9.00 View more info

Fishing Net Rope & Gears. with net samples.

By: Fishing Nets]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Taito Seiko Co., Ltd., Tokyo, 0,:

Seller ID: 63418


[Fishing Nets]. Fishing Net Rope & Gears : Taito's "Duck&Fish" Fishing Net & Twine. Tokyo: Taito Seiko Co., Ltd., [n.d. - ca. 1961]. Pp. (1)-50,[2]. Large 8vo, navy blue cloth spine with blue cloth covered boards, gilt decoration to front, and gilt lettering to front and spine. A promotional volume showing the Taito Seiko Co.'s fishing net and gear. Includes three sheets of tipped in net samples, with twine examples in plastic packaging attached to the leaf. One of the samples of net and twine (Tylon-B, Nylon Spun and Filament) is missing, though there is no evidence of its removal, so... View more info

Fishing Off the Grand Banks. A photo-spread in Scribner's Magazine, Vol. 102, No. 5, November, 1937

By: BREEDLOVE, Bernard. BOND, Nelson S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York , 1937,:

Seller ID: 91769


BREEDLOVE, Bernard. “Fishing Off the Grand Banks.” A photo-spread in Scribner's Magazine, Vol. CII, No. 5, November, 1937, pp 55-59. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1937. Pp 1-99,(1). Illustrated. Double and Triple Column. 4to, colour illustrated stapled wrappers. Bernard Breedlove spent three years as a radio operator on fishing boats and is a free-lance photo-journalist. Other contents : short stories by Nelson S. Bond, Mark Schorer, HarlanHatcher, and Helen Worth; articles and features; a print - “Sleeping Child ” by Isabel Bishop. Wear to spine, rubbed, corner creased, else goo... View more info

Fishing the Great Lakes. ill. card covers

By: BOGUE, Margaret Beattie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press, 2000,:

Seller ID: 52620


BOGUE, Margaret Beattie. Fishing the Great Lakes : An Environmental History1783-1933. (Madison, Wisconsin): University of Wisconsin Press, (2000). Pp 444, including frontis., photos, maps, drawings and facsimiles to text. 8v o, illustrated card covers. "The discovery, exploitation, and destruction of the Great Lakes fisheries is an important story that should be told, and Margaret Bogue is the first to tell it from such a broad historical, geographic, and environmental perspective." -from the cover. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Fishing the North East : From Whinnyfold to Whitehills : A Guide to the People, the Places and their Craft

By: TAYLOR, James Northern Books serires

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Famedram Publishing, Gartocharn, 1988,:

Seller ID: 100135


TAYLOR, James. Fishing the North East : From Whinnyfold to Whitehills : A Guide to the People, the Places and their Craft. (Gartocharn, West Dunbartonshire): Famedram Publishing, [n.d. - late-1980s?]. Pp. [1]-80. 8vo, illustrated card covers with white spine, black titles to front and spine. A volume in the Northern Books series. Contents: Banff; Boddam; Broadsea; Bullers o'Buchan; Burnhaven; Crovie; Cruden Bay; Fraserburgh; Gardenstown; Inverallochy & Cairnbulg; Macduff; Pennan; peterhead; Portsoy; Rattray; Rosehearty;St Combs & Charlestown; Sandend; Sandhaven & Pittulie; Whinnyfold; Whitehi ... View more info

Fishing Vessel Energy Analysis Program : Field Testing

By: CALISAL, S.M., Dan McGREER, and Mustafa VAROGLU.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 1988,:

Seller ID: 80117


CALISAL, S.M., Dan McGREER, and Mustafa VAROGLU. Fishing Vessel Energy Analysis Program : Field Testing. [Vancouver : Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia], November 3, 1988. Pp (2),1-24 leaves, printed one side only. 4to, black comb-bound, printed tan card covers. In marker on front cover “Doc #8 (30 pages)”, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Fishing with Horse and Ladder. An article in the Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol.47, No. 6, July 1953

By: HARRINGTON, Lyn Canadian Geographical Journal 47:1 PENNELL, V.F. JORDON, Mabel E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canadian Geographical Journal, 1953,:

Seller ID: 50124


HARRINGTON, Lyn. "Fishing with Horse and Ladder" . An article in the Canadian Geographical Journal, Volume 47, No. 6, July 1953. Pp. 40-42. Double Column. Also: W.V. Pennell's "Hong Kong Looks to a Greater Future" (pp. 2-13),Bill Collins' "The Sportsman's Special" (pp. 14-20), Mabel E. Jordon's "Th e Big Wheel on Perry Creek, British Columbia" (pp. 21-23), L. Carson Brown's "Cobalt Blooms Again" (pp. 24-35), and Corday Mackay's "Elizabeth, Queen of California" (pp. 36-39). Small chip to top edge of front cover, else very good. For the issue. 10.0... View more info

Food from the Sea : The Economics and Policies of Ocean Fisheries. Paperback.

By: BELL, Frederick W. Westview Special Studies in Natural Resources and Energy Management series.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Westview Press, Boulder, CO, 1978, ISBN:089158353x:

Seller ID: 107760


BELL, Frederick W. Food from the Sea : The Economics and Policies of Ocean Fisheries. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, (1978). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (10),ix-xxvi,1-380. 8vo, printed orange card covers with white letteringto front cover and spine. A volume in the Westview Special Studies in Natu ral Resources and Energy Management series. "Over the last century, the dramatic increase in the world's population and demand for food has atracted substantial international interest in the sea as a food source. In this book, an exploration of the factors at work in determining the past, presen... View more info

Foreign Investment in the U.S. Fishing Industry

By: SULLIVAN, Jeremiah J. HEGGELUND, Per O. Pacific Rim Research Series 3.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lexington Books, Lexington, Mass., 1979, ISBN:066903066X:

Seller ID: 105074


SULLIVAN, Jeremiah J. and Per O. HEGGELUND. Foreign Investment in the U.S. Fishing Industry. Lexington, Mass. : Lexington Books, D.C. Heath and Company, (1979). Pp (4),v-xiv,1-185,(7). Tables, diagrams in text. 8vo, orangey-red boards, black lettering to front & spine. No. 3 in the Pacific Rim Research Series. See Papadakis and Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography : Supplement to the 1980 edition 5913. Contents : Foreword (by Kermit 0. Hanson). 1. Introduction : The 200-Mile Fishery Conservation Zone and the Fishery Conservation and Management Act; Manageme... View more info

Frank Meadow Sutcliffe : Photographer. pbk.

By: SUTCLIFFE, Frank Meadow) SHAW, Bill Eglon (compiled by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sutcliffe Gallery, Whitby, Yorkshire, 1974, ISBN:0950317500:

Seller ID: 66502


(SUTCLIFFE, Frank Meadow). Frank Meadow Sutcliffe : Photographer : A Selection of his Work. Compiled by Bill Eglon Shaw. Whitby, Yorkshire: The Sutcliffe Gallery, (1974). Pp. 63. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated green card covers. A collection of turn-of-the-century photographs of Whitby, a small fishing town on the northern Yorkshire coast, taken by one of the founders of the naturalistic movement of photography. Bump to head of spine, else vg. 20.00 View more info

From Cod to Crab : Stories & History of Hant's Harbour. First Edition.

By: CRANFORD, Garry. JANES, Ed.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, Newfoundland, 1995, ISBN:0969876718:

Seller ID: 115051


CRANFORD, Garry and Ed JANES. From Cod to Crab : Stories & History of Hant's Harbour. St. John's, Newfoundland : Flanker Press, 1995. First Printing. Pp. (2),iii-xiv,1-210. Illustrated with black-and-white photos to text. 8vo, photo illustrated bluish card covers with black, orange and cream lettering to front cover, black lettering to white spine. "Over three hundred years of history have resulted in a rich heritage of life on the sea and marvellous stories of danger, love, despair, faith and deliverance. Read about The Willow Tree, planted in the Old Methodist Cemetery in the 1830s. The ... View more info

Gaunt Woman. Literary Guild in dj.

By: GILLIGAN, Edmund

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York , 1943,:

Seller ID: 9909


GILLIGAN, Edmund. The Gaunt Woman. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1943. Pp (10),1-307,(3). 8vo, tan cloth. O'Dea 2512. A novel with Newfoundland fishermen throughout. Included in J.K. Lilly's list, Eighty-Nine Good Novels of the Sea, The Ship and the Sailor. Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 918 : “A square-rigger, the Gaunt Woman, is fitted out as a U-boat supply vessel by the Nazis and is hunted down by a single American warship operating off Newfoundland." "There was a stranger on the Grand Banks. She was a black-hulled square-rigger, and she came to be a symbol of evil for t... View more info

Gazela Primeiro

By: SAVILLE, Allison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Leeward Publications, Annapolis, MD, 1978, ISBN:0915268140:

Seller ID: 53063


SAVILLE, Allison. The Gazela Primeiro . Annapolis, MD: Leeward Publications, 1978. Pp. 40 + 4 p. of folding plates. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated bluestapled card covers. The story of the Portuguese fishing barquentine Gazel a Primeiro, which was the oldest sailing vessel still in active service as of 1970, fishing in the Grand Banks. Lightly rubbed, else vg. 15.00 View more info

General Overview of Atlantic Coast Snow Crab and Report on the Status of Snow Crab in the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence (Fishing Areas 12, 18, 19, 25,and 26)

By: Department of Fisheries and Oceans) DFO Atlantic Fisheries Stock Status Report 94/1)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Atlantic Stock Assessment Secretariat, Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Dartmouth, NS, 1994,:

Seller ID: 68016


(Department of Fisheries and Oceans). General Overview of Atlantic Coast Snow Crab and Report on the Status of Snow Crab in the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence (Fishing Areas 12, 18, 19, 25, and 26) . Dartmouth, NS: Atlantic Stock Assessment Secretariat, Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1994. Pp. 25. Illustrated with maps. Stapled typescript with white cover sheet. DFO Atlantic Fisheries Stock Status Report 94/1. Vg. 5.00 View more info