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1970 Calendar : Cape Dorset Eskimo prints / Calendrier : d'estampes esquimaudes du Cap Dorset

By: Calendar)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative Ltd., Ottawa, 1969,:

Seller ID: 108478


(Calendar). 1970 Calendar : Cape Dorset Eskimo prints / Calendrier : d'estampes esquimaudes du Cap Dorset. (Ottawa : West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative Ltd., 1960). Pp 14 leaves, printed one side only. 4to [13 by 13 inches]. white spiral bound, illustrated white card covers. Cover illustration : Man Hunting at Seal Hole in Ice by Niviaksiak. Calendar art by Sakiasee, Pauta, Kenojuak (2), Lucy (2), Oshaweetuk, Kavavoak, Sheouak, Parr, Mungitok, and Niviaksiak. Bi;ingual text (English and French). Very good. 50.00 View more info

22 Rifle. US in dj

By: PETZAL, Dave

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1973,:

Seller ID: 25971


PETZAL, Dave. The .22 Rifle. (N.Y.) : Winchester Press, (1973). Pp 149. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Gift inscription, else vg in dj (with waterstaoining along spine). 25.00 View more info

74 : New Canadian Stories. Pbk

By: HELWIG, David and Joan HARCOURT, (eds.) MUNRO, Alice COHEN, Matt FINDLEY, Timothy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oberon, 1974, ISBN:0887501273:

Seller ID: 103331


HELWIG, David and Joan HARCOURT, (eds.). 74 : New Canadian Stories. N.pl.: (Oberon, 1974). Paperback Edition. Pp (4), 5-155, (5). 8vo, white illustrated card covers. Includes the following stories: Fred Euringer's "The Rat and the Goose", Margaret Gibson Gilboord's "Ada", David McFadden's "The Pleasures of Love", Audrey Thomas's "Rapunzel", Thomas Ferris's "The Gun Closet", John Sandman's "The Real Mrs. Hunter", Wayland Drew's "Wood", Harold Horwood's "Coming to an End", W.D. Valgardson's "Hunting", Timothy Findley's "The Book of Pins", Matt Cohen's "The Secret" and Alice Munro's "Home" [Thack... View more info

Aboriginal Peoples and the Law : Indian, Metis and Inuit Rights in Canada. Hardcover

By: MORSE, Bradford W. (ed.) Carleton Library Series No. 131

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Carleton University Press, Ottawa, 1984, ISBN:0886290198:

Seller ID: 106869


MORSE, Bradford W. (ed.). Aboriginal Peoples and the Law : Indian, Metis and Inuit Rights in Canada. Ottawa : Carleton University Press, (1984). Pp (4),v-xlv,(10,1-800. 8vo, grey library cloth, white lettering to spine. Carleton Library Series No. 131. Contents : Chapter 1. Aboriginal peoples and the law (by Bradford W. Morse): 1. The aboriginal peoples in Canada. (a) Who are the aboriginal people? (b) Demographic and economic information. (c) The position of aboriginal families. (d) Conclusion. 2. Further reading. Chapter 2. Aspects of aboriginal rights in international law (by Maureen Davies... View more info

Abundance, Habitat, Reproduction and Morphology of Forest-Dwelling Small Mammals

By: KIRKLAND, Gordon L., Jr., and David F. SCHMIDT Canadian Field-Naturalist 096:02 SCHMIDT, David F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1982,:

Seller ID: 20851


KIRKLAND, Gordon L., Jr., and David F. SCHMIDT. "Abundance, Habitat, Reproduction and Morphology of Forest-Dwelling Small Mammals of Nova Scotia and Southeastern New Brunswick". An article in The Canadian Field-Naturalist, Vol.96, No.2, April-June 1982, pp.156-162, map. Double column. Pp (issue) 127-254. Illustrated. 8vo (190 x 254 mm), white cardcovers, with black lettering to spine, with a b&w photo of a blue-spotted salamander on the front cover, taken by R.E. Merrick of Halifax. Contents (articles) : Growth of Painted Turtles, Chrysemys picta, in Manitoba and Louisiana (by Donald R... View more info

Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region. Vol. 34, No. 2,Spring 2005.

By: PARENTEAU, Bill (ed.). CODIGNOLA, Luca McNAIRN, Jeffrey L. DUTCHER, Stephen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 2005,:

Seller ID: 93827


PARENTEAU, Bill (ed.). Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region. Vol. XXXIV, No. 2, Spring 2005. Fredericton, N.B.: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, 2005. Pp [1]-215,(1). 8vo, blue and white card covers. Articles : Jefrey L. McNairn's “Meaning and Markets: Hunting, Economic Development and British Imperialism in Maritime Travel Narratives to 1870”; Matthew McRae's “The Romance of Canada: Tourism and Nationalism Meet in Charlottetown, 1939”; Stephen Dutcher's “Looking Towards the Promised Land”: Modernity, Antimodernism and Co-operative Wholesali... View more info

Acme Crafts : Fishing Tackle and Hunting Equipment Catalogue 1964

By: Acme Crafts)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Acme Crafts, Toronto, Ontario, 1964,:

Seller ID: 115564


(Acme Crafts). Acme Crafts : Fishing Tackle and Hunting Equipment Catalogue(1964). Toronto, Ontario : Acme Criafts, (1964). Pp (4),1-137,(1). Illustr ated. 4to, black cloth tape spine, black and orange card coveris, lettered in orange and black. Minor edge wear, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Adena: The Seeking of an Identity

By: SWARTZ, B. K., Jr. (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ball State University, 1970,:

Seller ID: 57334


SWARTZ, B. K., Jr. (ed.) Adena: The Seeking of an Identity. A symposium held at the kitselman Conference Center, Ball State University, March 5-7, 1970. (Muncie, IN: Ball State University, 1970). Pp. 182. 8vo, cream card covers, green titles to front and spine. The Adena culture was a conglomerate of many Indian communities that inhabited the Central and Southern regions of Ohio in the first millennium BC. The Adena people lived in villages and survived by hunting, fishing and gathering wild plants. Although the Adena culture survived for many centuries (500-100 BC), much of what is known of t... View more info

African Adventures. Letters from Famous Big-Game Hunters. First Printing in dustjacket.

By: LYELL, Denis D. Peter Capstick Library.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York, 1988, ISBN:0312021496:

Seller ID: 108917


LYELL, Denis D. African Adventures. Letters from Famous Big-Game Hunters. New York: St. Martin's Press, (1988). First thus printing. Pp. (14),[ix]-xiii,(1),1-270, + 7 leaves of plates. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. See: Hand, A Bookman's Guide to Hunting, Shooting, Angling, and Related Subjects, L270; Riling, Guns and Shooting: A Bibliography, 2172. A volume in the Peter Capstick Library. "Famous hunter Denis Lyell corresponded with all the greats of African hunting: Stigand, Pease, Cunninghame, ColonelStevenson-Hamilton, and others. Their private letters written to Lyell ... View more info

African Game Trails : An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist. Sixth Printing in dustjacket.

By: ROOSEVELT, Theodore. Peter Capstick Library.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York, 1988, ISBN:0312021518:

Seller ID: 108915


ROOSEVELT, Theodore. African Game Trails : An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist. New York: St. Martin's Press, (1988). Sixth thus printing. Pp. (18),ix-xxiii,(1),1-583,(7). With dozens of black and white illustrations to text. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. See: Hand, A Bookman's Guide to Hunting, Shooting, Angling, and Related Subjects, R266; Riling, Guns and Shooting: A Bibliography, 1701. A volume in the Peter Capstick Library. "The twenty-sixth president of the UnitedStates was also a world-renowned hunter, conservationist, soldier, and ... View more info

African Hunter. Third Printing in dustjacket.

By: BLIXEN-FINECKE, Bror von, Baron. Peter Capstick Library. LYON, F.H., trans. DINESEN, Isak].

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York, 1986, ISBN:0312009593:

Seller ID: 108910


VON BLIXEN-FINECKE, Bror, Baron. African Hunter. Translated from the Swedish by F.H. Lyon. New York: St. Martin's Press, (1986). Third thus printing. Pp. (20),3-284,i-viii of index,(4), + 22 p. of black and white photos. 8vo,green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Peter Capstick L ibrary. See: Hand, A Bookman's Guide to Hunting, Shooting, Angling, and Related Subjects, B369. "Although perhaps best rememberd today as the husband of novelist Isak Dinesen, Bror von Blixen was a brilliant and courageous big game hunter in his own right, and -- as this spellbinding book proves... View more info

After Big Game in Central Africa. Records of a Sportsman from August 1894 to November 1897, when crossing The Dark Continent from the Mouth of the Zambesi to the French Congo. Second Printing.

By: FOA, Edouard. Peter Capstick Library. LEES, Frederic, trans.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York, 1989, ISBN:0312032749:

Seller ID: 108907


FOA, Edouard. After Big Game in Central Africa. Records of a Sportsman fromAugust 1894 to November 1897, when crossing The Dark Continent from the Mo uth of the Zambesi to the French Congo. Translated from the French, with anIntroduction by Frederic Lees. New York: St. Martin's Press, (1989). Secon d Printing of the Reprint Edition. Pp. (14),[v]-xxvii,(1),[1]-330, + 30 leaves of plates and 1 map leaf. With other illustrations to text. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Peter Capstick Library."In less than four years Edouard Foa covered 7200 miles, mostly on foot... View more info

Aghvook, White Eskimo : Otto Geist and Alaskan Archaeology. First Edition in dustjacket

By: KEIM, Charles J. GEIST, Otto

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Alaska Press, College, 1868,:

Seller ID: 106060


KEIM, Charles J. Aghvook, White Eskimo : Otto Geist and Alaskan Archaeology. Foreword by Olaus J. Murie. Colege : The University of Alaska Press, (1969). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xix,(3),3-313,(3), colour frontispiece + 40 pp of black-and-white plates. Index. blue cloth spine, white cloth boards, silver letttering to front board and spine. Tourville, Alaska: A Bibliography 2426. Biography of German immigrant Frank Otto William Geist (1888 - 1963), an Alaskan archaeologist, explorer, and naturalist, with extracts from his journals and field notes relating to Saint Lawrence Island Eskimos. Cont... View more info

Albino Pheasants. First Edition, Paperback.

By: LANE, Patrick.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harbour Publishing, Madeira Park, BC, 1977, ISBN:0920080162:

Seller ID: 108455


LANE, Patrick. Albino Pheasants. Madeira Park, BC: Harbour Publishing, (1977). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (32). Unpaginated. 8vo, decorated white card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. Includes the following poems: "Mill-Cry", "Friday Night", "It Is Said", "From the Tip of Your Ears Hangs the Moon", "A Beautiful Woman", "From the Hot Hills", "The Carpenter", "Slash Burning on Silver Star", "Quitting Time", "What Little is Left", "In Railroad Yards", "Still Hunting", "Obedi... View more info

Allagash. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DIETZ, Lew Rivers of America LOW, George MUSKIE, Edmund S.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, Chicago & San Francisco, 1968,:

Seller ID: 100280


DIETZ, Lew. The Allagash. Illustrated by George Low. New York, Chicago & San Francisco : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1968). First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xiv,(2),3-354. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth. A volume in the Rivers of America series. Fitzgerald, The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliography,A1. "In the heart of Maine's North Country the Allagash River flows northw ard a hundred miles through uplands of unbroken forest. A region as well asa river, the Allagash's vast watershed forms the center of the wild land t hat blankets northwestern Maine. Because of its remoteness, these half-... View more info

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Always A Straight Shooter. signed by author

By: COLLINS, Harold

Price: $35.00

Publisher: DRC Publishing, St. John's, 2004, ISBN:0968420958:

Seller ID: 111765


COLLINS, Harold. Always A Straight Shooter. (St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador : DRC Publishing, 2004). First Edition. Pp (5),vi-x,1-213,(1). Illustrated with 2 maps and 10 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated cardcovers, lettered in maroon, black and white. Cover art by Audrey Cole. The caption "Bessie Sheppard" has been added (or corrected?) on a small label on p.208. Harold Anthony Collins (b. May 21, 1925, Indian Islands, Notre Dame Bay - d. November 10, 2015, St. John's) worker with Canadian National Telegraph, later a Newfoundland MHA. Co... View more info

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Among the Eagles : A Biography of Albert L. Pinsent. First Edition

By: CAREW, Terrence J. PINSENT, Albert L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Good Tidings, St. John's, 1988, ISBN:092142602x: 1988

Seller ID: 4276

ISBN: 092142602X


CAREW, Terrence J. Among the Eagles : A Biography of Albert L. Pinsent. (St. John's : Good Tidings, 1988). First Printing. Pp (1),ii-xiii,(1),1-128,(2). With 42 b&w photos in the text as well as some drawings. 8vo, blue card covers, trade paperback. Albert Leonard Pinsent `Pastor Bert`, Born July 23 1927, Grand Falls, Newfoundland, died Oct 14 1978, St. John's, and grew up in Grand Falls - Windsor, Newfoundland. Terence Joseph Carew (b. March 4, 1953, Cape Broyle). "A biography of a warrior of the faith who was called to higher service at an early age." - f... View more info

An Inexpensive Fishing Trip

By: ALLEN, O. W. National Sportsman, Vol. XVII, No. 1, July 1906)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: National Sportsman, Inc., Boston, 1906,:

Seller ID: 60343


ALLEN, O. W. "An Inexpensive Fishing Trip" . An article in National Sportsman (Devoted to Sport with Rod, Dog, Rifle, and Gun), Vol. XVII, No. 1, July 1906, pp. 56-57. Boston: National Sportsman, Inc., 1906. Pp. 96 + [32] p. of ads. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, illustrated wraps. An account of an American's fishing trip to Belleville, Nova Scotia. Covers and spine detached and missing, else vg. For the issue. 20.00 View more info

Ancestors of Mary Herron (1890-1981). Including early New England immigrantfamilies of Bridge, Brown, Browning, Coolidge, Farrington, Fisher, Hammond , Hastings, Hawes, Hunting, Hyde, Livermore, Mann, Palgrave, Sherman, & Whirney.

By: RASMUSSEN, John O. RASMUSSEN, Louise.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: J. & L. Rasmussen Genealogies, Berkeley, CA, 2000,:

Seller ID: 95555


RASMUSSEN, John O. and Louise. Ancestors of Mary Herron (1890-1981). Including early New England immigrant families of Bridge, Brown, Browning, Coolidge, Farrington, Fisher, Hammond, Hastings, Hawes, Hunting, Hyde, Livermore,Mann, Palgrave, Sherman, & Whirney. First Edition. (Berkeley, CA) : J. & L . Rasmussen Genealogies, (2000). Pp [i]-ix,(1),1-261,(2),1-9,(6). Index. Family Tree Pedigree Chart. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “Thisbook on Mary Louise Herron (1890-1981) and her ancestors is the first of t he books we hope to write for our four parents, incorporating the family ... View more info

Ancient Culture of the Bering Sea and the Eskimo Problem

By: RUDENKO, S.I. Arctic Institute of North America, Anthropology of the North... no. 1) TOLSTOY, Paul, trans.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1961,:

Seller ID: 72187


RUDENKO, S.I. The Ancient Culture of the Bering Sea and the Eskimo Problem.Translated by Paul Tolstoy. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1961). Pp. (4),[1]-186,(12), + 38 p. of plates at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, printed blue card covers. Arctic Institute of North America, Anthropology of the North: Translations from Russian Sources, no. 1. Falk, Alaska History : An Annotated Bibliography 73. Contents: The Eskimo Problem; Archaeological Findson the Artic Coast; The Ancient Settlement of Uwelen; Cape Dezhnev Area; N uukan; Yandygay; Arakammchechen Island; Cape Chaplin; Kiwak; Cape Chukchi; A... View more info