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Norse Atlantic Saga: Being the Norse Voyages of Discovery and Settlement toIceland, Greenland, America. 2nd UK in dj

By: JONES, Gwyn

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford, 1964,:

Seller ID: 72191


JONES, Gwyn. The Norse Atlantic Saga : Being the Norse Voyages of Discoveryand Settlement to Iceland, Greenland, America. L.: Oxford University Press , 1964. Second Printing. Pp (4),[v]-xiii,(3),[3]-246, frontis.+ 22 pp.photos. Text illustrations, maps. 8vo, tan cloth. O'Dea 3725. Chapter 3: Vinlandthe Good. Many other Newfoundland and Labrador references. With bibliograp hy and index. Vg in edgeworn, unclipped dj. 40.00 View more info

North Atlantic Lighthouses. in dj.

By: GUILHARD, Jean (ill.) TRETHEWAY, Ken (text)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Flammarion, Paris, 2002, ISBN:2080105639:

Seller ID: 56437


GUILHARD, Jean (ill.), text by Ken TRETHEWAY. North Atlantic Lighthouses . Paris: Flammarion, 2002. Pp. 200. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated card covered boards. A copiously illustrated collection of many of the lighthouses of the North Atlantic, from Canada, the US, Iceland, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and France. Vg-fine in dj. 40.00 View more info

Northeast to the Arctic. DOD Pam 2-15 / DA PAM 20-188 / NAVPERS 92491 / AFP34-3-3.

By: United States - Department of Defense)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Office of Armed Forces Information & Education, Department of Defense, Washington, 1957,:

Seller ID: 29780


(United States - Department of Defense). Northeast to the Arctic. (Washington) : Office of Armed Forces Information & Education, Department of Defense, (1957). Pp [i]-vi,1-83,(3). Illustrated. Map. 12mo, card covers. DOD Pam 2-15 / DA PAM 20-188 / NAVPERS 92491 / AFP 34-3-3. Not in O'Dea. Information on Iceland, Greenland and Newfoundland. Contents : You "Go North"; Your Job in the Northeast. Iceland : Welcome to Iceland!; It's Not as Cold as YouThink?; It's ab Important Weather Station; Geography of Iceland; People of Iceland; It Has the World's Oldest Parliament; Getting Around in Ic... View more info

Northeast to the Arctic. NAVPERS 92491A, AFP 190-4-12.

By: United States - Department of Defense

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Armed Forces, Information and Education, Department of Defense, 1965,:

Seller ID: 98129


(United States – Department of Defense). Northeast to the Arctic. N.pl.: Published by Armed Forces, Information and Education, Department of Defense, (1965). Pp i-iv,1-62,(2). Illustrated. 12mo, illustrated white stapled cardcovers. DoD PG-12, DA Pam 360-410, NAVPERS 92491A, AFP 190-4-12. Not in O' Dea. Of local interest : Newfoundland (pp 38-50) : This is Overseas?; Geography and Climate; Sportsman's Paradise; Weights and Measures; ... And Labrador; with 6 illustrations (new Canadian flag; logging; St. John's harbor; fishing fleet at anchor; ice locked Sagley Bay in Labrador; Air Force resc... View more info

Northern Antiquities or, An Historical Account of the Manners, Custom,, Religion, and Laws, Maritime Expeditions and Discoveries, Language and Literature of the Ancient Scandinavians, (Danes, Swedes, Norwegians, and Icelanders)

By: MALLET, M. Percy, Bp. trans. SCOTT, Walter, Sir. baxter

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Bell, 1878,:

Seller ID: 392


MALLET, M. Northern Antiquities or, An Historical Account of the Manners, Custom, Religion, and Laws, Maritime Expeditions and Discoveries, Language and Literature of the Ancient Scandinavians, (Danes, Swedes, Norwegians, andIcelanders) with Incidental Notices respecting our Saxon Ancestors. Transl ated from the French of M. Mallet by Bishop Percy. New Edition Revised Throughout, and Considerably Enlarged; with a translation of the Prose Edda from the original old norse text and notes critical and explanatory by I.A.Blackwell. London: George Bell and Sons, 1878. Pp 578, plus publ. cat's. Baxte... View more info

Northern Development, Northern Security . First Edition

By: ORVIK, Nils

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Queen's University, Centre for International Relations, Kingston, Ontario, 1983, ISBN:0919827519:

Seller ID: 108067


ØRVIK, Nils. Northern Development, Northern Security. Kingston, Ontario : Centre for International Relations, Queen's University, 1983. . First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-ii,[1]-196. Some small maps in text. 8vo, two-tone blue cardcovers. No. 1-83 in the Northern Studies Series. Contents : Part I - Northern Development : Towards a Theory of Northern Development; The Northern Power Triangle [The Transportaion Prpblem - The Arctic Pilot Project (APP)]; Northern Compromise and the Greenland Connection [A Northern Compromise Tradition - Greenland and the European Community - Denmark - Greenalnd and The ... View more info

Norwegian Archaeological Review Volume 10, nos. 1-2, 1977

By: Archaeology - Norway] Norwegian Archaeological Review 10:1-2) MYRHE, Bjorn (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Universitetsforlaget, Oslo, 1977,:

Seller ID: 71624


[Archaeology - Norway]. Norwegian Archaeological Review Volume 10, nos. 1-2, 1977 . Editor: Bjorn Myhre. Oslo: Universitets Forlaget, 1977. Pp. (4),[1]-158,(2). Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, printed yellow wraps. Includes: Randi Haland's "Archaeological Classification of Ethnic Groups: A Case Study from Sudanese Nubia", Else Johansen Kleppe's "Archaeological Material and Ethnic Identification: A Study of Lappish Material from Varanger, Norway", Letten Fegersten Saugstad's "The Settlement of Iceland", Edvard C. Harris's "Units of Archaeological Stratificatio... View more info

Ocean Shipping Services. Seventeenth Edition. June, 1996. : Between the Ports of Halifax - Saint John and World Ports, including connecting services to and from Newfoundland

By: SAVOIE, Mona, and Charles MOLLINS.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlantic Provinces Transportation Commission, Moncton, N.B., 1996,: 1996

Seller ID: 91691


SAVOIE, Mona, and Charles MOLLINS. Ocean Shipping Services. Seventeenth Edition. June, 1996. [cover adds : Between the Ports of Halifax – Saint John and World Ports, including connecting services to and from Newfoundland]. Moncton, New Brunswick : Atlantic Provinces Transportation Commission, June 1996. Pp [1]-70,(2). Illustrated. Maps in the text. Oblong 8vo, blue ad white stapled card covers. Contents : Port of Saint John Information; Port of Halifax Information; Directory Information; Geographic Index; Port Cross Reference by Country; Index ... View more info

Oedipus and Eve: The Novels of Hugh MacLennan. An article in the The Dalhousie Review, Vol. 59, No. 3, Autumn 1979

By: MacLENNAN, Hugh) Dalhousie Review 59:3 WOOLF, Virginia) GRANT, George

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University Press Limited, Halifax , 1979,:

Seller ID: 84320


MacLULICH, T.D. "Oedipus and Eve: The Novels of Hugh MacLennan." An articlein the The Dalhousie Review, Vol. 59, No. 3, Autumn 1979, pp 500-518. (Hal ifax : Dalhousie University Press Limited, 1979). Pp (4),[405]-584,(4). 8vo, yellow card covers. Also : Niels Orvik's "Our Neighbours to the East: Greenland and Iceland"; John Halperin's "Bloomsbury and Virginia Woolf: Another View"; Richard C. Davis's "Tradition and the Individual Talent of CharlesBruce"; Samuel Pickering, Jr.'s "The Grave Leads But to Paths of Glory: De athbed Scenes in American Children's Bo... View more info

One-Eyed Moon Maps. First Paperback Edition.

By: GUNNARS, Kristjana

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Press Porcepic, Victoria and Toronto, 1980, ISBN:0888781784:

Seller ID: 105466


GUNNARS, Kristjana. One-Eyed Moon Maps. Victoria and Toronto: Press Porcepic, (1980). First Printing. Pp. (9),10-73,(7). 8vo, illustrated black and grey card covers with white lettering to front cover, black lettering to white spine. The first collection of poems by the Icelandic-born Canadian author. "In 'One-Eyed Moon Maps' [Gunnars] has created a tour de force -- a cycle of 30 poems, shaped by ancient Norse myth, the mystery of runes, and the magic of modern technology. 'One-Eyed Moon Maps' is the remarkable debut ofa new and original voice in Canadian poetry, as well as an important ad... View more info

Oslo and Paris Commissions : The First Decade.: : International Co-operation in Protecting Our Marine Environment.

By: van der BURGT, Cees, (ed.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Oslo and Paris Commissions, London , 1972, ISBN:0946956081:

Seller ID: 105207


van der BURGT, Cees, (ed.). The Oslo and Paris Commissions : The First Decade. London : Oslo and Paris Commissions, (1984). "Printed in England for the Oslo and Paris Commissions by The Chameleon Press Limited". Pp (8),ix-x,1-377,(3). Tables, maps, diagrams in text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Cover and the half-title add : International Co-operation in Protecting Our Marine Environment. Foreword by Rakel Surlien. Chapters :1. The Birth of a Treaty; 2. The Oslo and Paris Commissions: History and P rogress (1974-1974); 3. Belgium; 4. Denmark; 5. Finland; 6. France;... View more info

Passage of the Manhattan: An Example of Military Spinoff.

By: WELLS, Robert D. Naval War College Review, Volume XXIII, Number 4 December 1970

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Naval War College, Newport, RI, 1970,:

Seller ID: 67602


WELLS, Robert D. "Passage of the Manhattan: An Example of Military Spinoff". An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXIII, Number 4 December 1970, pp. 50-56. Newport, RI: Naval War College, 1970. Pp. 99. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Also: "Defense Spending:Myths and Realities" by Mr. Robert C. Moot; "The Responsibility of Naval L ine Officers in Determining Weapon Systems/Platforms" by Commander Samson Mikitarian, U.S. Navy, et al; "Evolution of the Concept of Logistics" by Lieutenant Colonel Graham W. Rider, U.S. Air F... View more info

Politics of International Fisheries Management : The Case of the Northeast Atlantic

By: UNDERDAL, Arild

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Universitetsforlaget, Oslo, 1980, ISBN:8200054144:

Seller ID: 103491


UNDERDAL, Arild. The Politics of International Fisheries Management : The Case of the Northeast Atlantic. Oslo : Universitetsforlaget, (1980). First Printing Pp (6),[7]-239,(1). Tables in text. 8vo, white and blue cardcovers.Papadakis and Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography: Supplement 4853. Chapters : 1. The Politics of International Management : Outline of an Approach; 2. Towards Collective Management and Beyond : A Brief History of International Fisheries Regulations in the Northeast Atlantic; 3. In Tepid Pursuit of Maximum Sustainable Yield; 4. Who Get... View more info

PPomp and Circumstances. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MOWAT, Claire

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1989,:

Seller ID: 25368

ISBN: 0771065485


MOWAT, Claire. Pomp and Circumstances. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1989). First Edition. Pp (10),11-311,(1) + 16-page central section of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Claire Angel (née Wheeler) Mowat (b. February 5, 1933, Toronto). "Experience the next best thing to living the life of royalty! Claire Mowat did. As lady-in-waiting to Lily Schreyer, wife of the Governor of Canada from 1979 to 1984, Mowat accompanied the Schreyers on a state visit to five Scandinavian countries, and got a first hand look at how the other half really lives. In a light, ent... View more info

Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science. Volume 38, Part 1, 1988.

By: Nova Scotian Institute of Science COLEY, A.A. WHITEWAY, S.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nova Scotian Institute of Science/ Printed for the Institute by the Dalhousie Printing Centre, Halifax, 1988,:

Seller ID: 82875


(Nova Scotian Institute of Science). Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science. Volume 38, Part 1, 1988. (Halifax) : Printed for the Institute by the Dalhousie Printing Centre, December 1988. Pp (2),[1]-41,(5). Maps. 8vo, blue printed card covers. Contents : Modelling the observed velocity of our galaxy relative to the cosmic microwave background (by A.A. Coley and B.O.J. Tupper, pp 1-8). Pyrolysis/magnetic separation; a process for reducing the sulphur content of eastern Canadian coals (by S.G. Whiteway, I. Steweart, E. Chan, W.F. Caley and L.A. Adorjan, pp 9-22). A comparison of f... View more info

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Prohibition in Canada : A Memorial to Francis Stephens Spence. First Edition

By: SPENCE, Ruth Elizabeth SPENCE, Francis Stephens) DOUGALL, J. R. (foreword)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Ontario Branch of the Dominion Alliance, Toronto, 1919,: 1919

Seller ID: 53974


SPENCE, Ruth Elizabeth. Prohibition in Canada : A Memorial to Francis Stephens Spence. Foreword by J. R. Dougall. Toronto : The Ontario Branch of the Dominion Alliance, (1919). First Edition. Pp. (1),4,(1),v-xvi,1-624 + portrait frontispiece. 8vo, 162 x 233cm, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Ruth Elizabeth Spence Arndt, née Spence (b. June 2, 1890, Toronto - d. September 8, 1982, Pretoria, South Africa). "On the eve of victory of the prohibition movement in Canada, it was felt by many that a history of that movement would form the most appropriate tr... View more info

Prowler : A novel. First Paperback Edition

By: GUNNARS, Kristjana

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Red Deer College Press, Red Deer, AB, 1989, ISBN:0889950423:

Seller ID: 101101


GUNNARS, Kristjana. The Prowler : A novel. (Red Deer): Red Deer College Press, (1989). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (112). Unpaginated. 8vo, grey card covers in illustrated white-spined jacket. "It is at the end of World WarII on the remote northern island of Iceland that we first meet the prowler -- the clever, withdrawn girl living on an enchanting yet disturbing house of cards. The cards are the memories of growing up in a time when Icelandi c children didn't speak. When Icelandic girls were suspected of being American soldier-whores. The deck is shuffled again and again as the scenes ... View more info

Red Dust. Pbk

By: VALGARDSON, W.D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1978,:

Seller ID: 39076


VALGARDSON, W.D. Red Dust. N.pl.: (Oberon, 1978). Pp 126. 8vo, brown card covers. Paperback Edition. Some edgewear, else vg. With Canada Council compliments stamp. 15.00 View more info

Role of Freshwater Outflow in Coastal Marine Ecosystems

By: SKRESLET, Stig, ed. NATO ASI Series, Series G, Ecological Sciences, vol. 7)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1986, ISBN:0387160892:

Seller ID: 69856


SKRESLET, Stig, (ed.). The Role of Freshwater Outflow in Coastal Marine Ecosystems. Edited by Stig Skreslet. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, (1986). Pp. [i]-xi,(1),[1]-453,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, white card covered boards. NATO ASI Series, Series G, Ecological Sciences, vol. 7. Contents: 1. Skreslet's "Freshwater outflow in relation to space and time dimensions of complex ecological interactions in coastal waters", 2. Svendsen's "Mixing and exchange processes in estuaries, fjords, and shelf waters", 3. Garvine's "The role of brackish plumes in open shelf waters", 4. McClimans's... View more info

Royal Canadian Navy, 1918-39. An article in The Mariner's Mirror, Vol. 56, No. 2, May 1970

By: MacLEOD, Malcolm. Mariner's Mirror, Vol. 56, No. 2 SYRETT, David TIMEWELL, H.C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, London , 1970,:

Seller ID: 90525


MacLEOD, Malcolm. “The Royal Canadian Navy, 1918-39.” An article in The Mariner's Mirror, Vol. 56, No. 2, May 1970, pp 169-186. London : Cambridge University Press, 1970. Pp [129]-253,(1),i-ii,(2),+ 2 pp plates. 8vo, illustrated pale yellow card covers. Other contents : “Manning the English MerchantService in the Sixteenth Century” by G.V. Scammell; “The Condemnation of t he Privateer Rising States, 1777” by David Syrett; “Pole-Masted Rigs” by John Lyman; “The Foundering of H.M.S. Ramillies” by K. Breen; “Guernsey Privateers” by H.C. Timewell; “Lodestone and Sunstone ... View more info