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Sailing Directions (Enroute) for Greenland and Iceland.

By: Navigation

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Defense Mapping Agency, Hydrographic / Topographic Center, Washington, D.C., 1986,:

Seller ID: 81344


(Navigation). Sailing Directions (Enroute) for Greenland and Iceland. Second Edition. (Washington, D.C.) : Defense Mapping Agency, Hydrographic / Topographic Center, 1986. Pp [i]-xv,(1),1-239,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. Large 8vo, printed pale green card covers. Pub. 181. Very good. 60.00 View more info

Sailing Eagle : The Story of the Coast Guard's Square-Rigger.. 1st US in dj

By: VILLIERS, Alan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's , New York, 1955,:

Seller ID: 21713


VILLIERS, Alan. Sailing Eagle : The Story of the Coast Guard's Square-Rigger. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955. First Printing. Pp (6),7-192. Illustrated. 8vo, gilt-decorated blue cloth. "Sailing Eagle is devoted to one of the great maritime services of the modern world - the United States Coast Guard., this county's oldest armed service. Its officers still recieve their initial seafaring training in the classic manner, under sail, in the beautiful sailing barque Eagle, namesake of the earlier Coast Guard Eagles who performed valiantly under the American flag. "In May of 1954, A... View more info

Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. First Printing

By: PUGSLEY, William H.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Collins, 1945,:

Seller ID: 10319


PUGSLEY, William H. Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. Toronto : Collins, 1945. First Printing. Pp (4),v-xiii,(1),1-241,(1), frontispiece + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. William Howard Pugsley (b. 1912, Montreal - d.1993, Ottawa). Watters p.565, Rhodenizer p.671. Law 1516, Myron Smith Worl d War II at Sea 2216. Contents: 1. Atlantic Winter; 2. New Entry Training; 3. Road to Iceland; 4. The Earliest Corvettes were the Toughest; 5. West Coast Draft; 6. Panama Passage; 7. East Coast; 8. Mare Nostrum; 9. Scapa Flow... View more info

Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. Second Printing

By: PUGSLEY, William H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Collins, Toronto, 1946,:

Seller ID: 64092


PUGSLEY, William H. Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. Toronto: Collins, (February 1946). Second Printing. Pp (4),v-xiii,(1),1-241,(1), frontispiece + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. William Howard Pugsley (b. 1912, Montreal - d. 1993, Ottawa). Law 1516, Myron Smith World War II at Sea 2216. Contents: 1. Atlantic Winter; 2. New Entry Training; 3. Road to Iceland; 4.The Earliest Corvettes were the Toughest; 5. West Coast Draft; 6. Panama P assage; 7. East Coast; 8. Mare Nostrum; 9. Scapa Flow and Points North; 10.... View more info

Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. Second Printing

By: PUGSLEY, William H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Collins, Toronto, 1946,:

Seller ID: 20054


PUGSLEY, William H. Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. Toronto: Collins, (February 1946). Second Printing. Pp (4),v-xiii,(1),1-241,(1), frontispiece + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. William Howard Pugsley (b. 1912, Montreal - d. 1993, Ottawa). Law 1516, Myron Smith World War II at Sea 2216. Contents: 1. Atlantic Winter; 2. New Entry Training; 3. Road to Iceland; 4.The Earliest Corvettes were the Toughest; 5. West Coast Draft; 6. Panama P assage; 7. East Coast; 8. Mare Nostrum; 9. Scapa Flow and Points North; 10.... View more info

Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. Second Printing in dustjacket. Signed

By: PUGSLEY, William H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Collins, 1946,:

Seller ID: 70780


PUGSLEY, William H. Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. Toronto: Collins, (February 1946). Second Printing. Pp (4),v-xiii,(1),1-241,(1), frontispiece + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. William Howard Pugsley (b. 1912, Montreal - d. 1993, Ottawa). Law 1516, Myron Smith World War II at Sea 2216. Contents: 1. Atlantic Winter; 2. New Entry Training; 3. Road to Iceland; 4.The Earliest Corvettes were the Toughest; 5. West Coast Draft; 6. Panama P assage; 7. East Coast; 8. Mare Nostrum; 9. Scapa Flow and Points North; 10.... View more info

Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen : Life on the Royal Canadian Navy's Lower Deck. Third Printing

By: PUGSLEY, William H. H

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Collins, 1946,:

Seller ID: 29457


PUGSLEY, William H. Saints, Devils and Ordinary Seamen: : Life on the RoyalCanadian Navy's Lower Deck. Toronto: Collins, (October 1946). Third Printi ng. Pp (4),v-xiii,(1),1-241,(1), frontispiece + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. William Howard Pugsley (b. 1912, Montreal - d. 1993, Ottawa). Law 1516, Myron Smith World War II at Sea 2216. Contents: 1. Atlantic Winter; 2. New Entry Training; 3. Road to Iceland; 4. The Earliest Corvettes were the Toughest; 5. West Coast Draft; 6. Panama Passage; 7. East Coast; 8. Mare Nostrum; 9. Scapa Flow and Points North; 10. ... View more info

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Scandinavian Modernism : Painting in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden 1910-1920

By: SCANDINAVIAN ART)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rizzoli, 1989,:

Seller ID: 34675


SCANDINAVIAN ART). Scandinavian Modernism : Painting in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden 1910-1920. [An exhibition catalogue for a show held at] Goteborgs Konstmuseum, Gothenburg 12 August to 8 October 1989; Nasjonalgalleriet, Oslo, 28 October to 18 December 1989; Moderna Museet, Stockholm, 13 January to 4 March 1990; Ateneumin taidemuseo, Helsinki, 28 March to 20 May 1990; The Hermitage, Leningrad 12 June to 25 July 1990; Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, 18 August to 19 September 1990. (N.Y.: Rizzoli, 1989). Pp 262, frontis, colour and black & white reproductions. 4to, card covers. Some... View more info

Sea-craft of Prehistory. First Edition in djustjacket

By: JOHNSTONE, Paul McGrail. Sean.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul / RKP, London, 1980,:

Seller ID: 41097


JOHNSTONE, Paul. The Sea-craft of Prehistory. Prepared for Publication by Seán McGrail. London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, (1980). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xviii,(2),3-260,(2). Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "...a detailed, scholarly, yet highly readable account of man's use of inland and ocean-going craft from the earliest times until the dawn of recorded history. From the craft of Stone Age Europe and the vessels of Ancient Egypt,to the skin boats of medieval Irish monks and the rafts and reed boats of sixteenth-century South America, and from the Arctic kayak and the Chin... View more info

Settlement Poems 1. First Paperback Edition, signed.

By: GUNNARS, Kristjana.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Turnstone, Winnipeg, 1980, ISBN:088801032x:

Seller ID: 105468


GUNNARS, Kristjana. Settlement Poems 1. Winnipeg: Turnstone Press, 1980. First Printing. Pp. (8),7-55,(7). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with brown lettering to front cover and spine. Light rubbing to covers, else very good. Signed without inscription by Gunnars on the half-title page. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 18.00 View more info

Settlement Poems 2. First Paperback Edition, signed.

By: GUNNARS, Kristjana.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Turnstone, Winnipeg, 1980, ISBN:0888010516:

Seller ID: 105469


GUNNARS, Kristjana. Settlement Poems 2. Winnipeg: Turnstone Press, 1980. First Printing. Pp. (8),9-49,(7). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with reddish-brown lettering to front cover and spine. Very good. Signed without inscription by Gunnars on the half-title page. Due to its small size, shippingcosts should be cheaper than quoted. 18.00 View more info

Shetland Life under Earl Patrick. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: DONALDSON, Gordon PATRICK, Earl.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh, 1958,:

Seller ID: 33533


DONALDSON, Gordon. Shetland Life under Earl Patrick. Edinburgh : Oliver andBoyd, (1958). First Edition. Pp (4),v-vii,(1),1-149,(3) + frontispiece + 1 6 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Map end-papers. "This book gives a unique picture of life in Shetland during the early years of the seventeenth century when the islands were ruled by Patrick Stewart, Earl of Orkney. Concentrated treatment of a single area at one brief period of time has made it possible to provide an unusually detailed and vivid description of the entire economy of Shetland- the products of th... View more info

Shipwrecks of Nova Scotia. Vol.2, First Edition, First Printing

By: ZINCK, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, Nova Scotia, 1977, ISBN:088999076x:

Seller ID: 7849


ZINCK, Jack. Shipwrecks of Nova Scotia. Volume II. Hantsport, Nova Scotia :Lancelot Press, (1977). First Printing. Pp (4), 5-291, (1). Illustrated. M aps. 8vo, art-illustrated matte grey cardcovers. Cedar Grove; S.S. Daniel Steinman; Valentine; Melmerby; Mary Jane; Ottawa; Hilda Maude; Peter Stuart;Owasco; Dorcas; Annie M. Pride; Annie May; Clara F. Friend; Ariadne; Assay ; John McLeod; Success; Castilian; Portia; City of Monticello; St. Thomas and Juventa; Grecian; Onora; Demara; Salerno; Strathcona; Hestia; Havana; Shaffner Brothers; Kildona; Mount Temple; Aurora; John Bennett; Renwick; Bruc... View more info

Shipwrecks of Nova Scotia. Vol.2, Seventh Printing

By: ZINCK, Jack

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1992, ISBN:088999076x:

Seller ID: 85988


ZINCK, Jack. Shipwrecks of Nova Scotia. Volume II. Hantsport, Nova Scotia :Lancelot Press, (April 1992). Seventh Printing. Pp (4), 5-291, (1). Illust rated. Maps. 8vo, matte card covers. Cedar Grove; S.S. Daniel Steinman; Valentine; Melmerby; Mary Jane; Ottawa; Hilda Maude; Peter Stuart; Owasco; Dorcas; Annie M. Pride;Annie May; Clara F. Friend; Ariadne; Assay; John McLeod; Success; Castilian; Portia; City of Monticello; St. Thomas and Juventa; Grecian; Onora; Demara; Salerno; Strathcona; Hestia; Havana; Shaffner Brothers; Kildona; Mount Temple; Aurora; John Bennett; Renwick; Bruce; Isleworth;... View more info

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Six International Development Projects : Case Experiences from Dalhousie University. First Edition.

By: McALLISTER, Ian (ed.) BORGESE, Elisabeth Mann DICKIE, L.M. HALL, James L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Centre for Development Projects, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1982, ISBN:0770303684: 1982

Seller ID: 103782

ISBN: 0770303684


McALLISTER, Ian, (ed.). Six International Development Projects : Case Experiences from Dalhousie University. (Halifax, Nova Scotia : Centre for Development Projects, Dalhousie Un'iversity, 1982). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-106,(2). With a few diagrams in the text. 8vo (153 x 227 mm), art-illustrated orange & peach card covers, with black lettering to covers & spine. Cover art by J.K. Aryee. Preface. 1. Perspectives from six international development projects (by Ian McAllister). 2. Canada-Peru anchoveta study (by L.M. Dickie). 3. Iceland ... View more info

Smacksmen : A Story of the Fishermen of The Borough. 1st UK in dj

By: CARTER, George Goldsmith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Constable, 1947,:

Seller ID: 21834


CARTER, George Goldsmith. The Smacksmen : A Story of the Fishermen of The Borough. London: Constable, (1947). First Printing. Pp 300. Small 8vo, blue cloth. "A long, excitine narrative, covering the lives of three generationsof East Anglian fishermen, beginning with the Iceland smacksmen, ending wi th the crews of the modern steam trawlers, and taking in the good times when a boat's captain and crew could earn a decent livelihood and the lean times which turned men and boys into longshoremen, glad to pick up a bare liing as best they could." - from the dj. Vg in nicked, lightly edge-br... View more info

Soviet Seapower in Northern Waters : Facts, Motivation, Impact and Responses. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SKOGAN, John and Arne Olav BRUNDTLAND, (eds.) BRUNDTLAND, Arne Olav Studies in Contemporary Maritime Policy and Strategy Series TILL, Geoffrey

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Pinter Publishers, London, 1990, ISBN:0861870387:

Seller ID: 88651


SKOGAN, John and Arne Olav BRUNDTLAND, (eds.). Soviet Seapower in Northern Waters : Facts, Motivation, Impact and Responses. Edited by John Skogan andAnne Brundtland. London : Pinter Publishers, (1990). First Edition. Pp. (4 ),[v]-vi,(4),[1]-198. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The second volume in the Studies in Contemporary Maritime Policy and Strategy Series. Contents: Preface by Geoffrey Till. 1. Jurgen Rohwer's "Russian and Soviet Naval Strategy"; 2. Skogan's "The Evolution of the Four Soviet Fleets,1968-87"; 3. Brundtland's "The impact on Norway of the ... View more info

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The Cod Fisheries : The History of an International Economy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: INNIS, Harold A.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Yale, 1940,: 1940

Seller ID: 42688


INNIS, Harold A. The Cod Fisheries : The History of an International Economy. New Haven : Yale University Press / Toronto : The Ryerson Press / London : Humphrey Milford : Oxford University Press, for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace: Division of Economics and History, 1940. First Edition. Pp (10),[vii]-[xviii],(4),[1]-520,(2). Maps. 8vo, blue cloth (178 x 250 mm), with gilt lettering to spine. With map end-papers. In The Relations of Canada and the United States series.O'Dea 2404a. Harold Adams Innis (b. November 5, 1894, Otterville, O... View more info

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The North Atlantic Fisheries : Successes, Failures and Challenges. First Edition

By: ARNASON, Ragnar and Lawrence FELT, (eds.) An Island Living series, volume 3 MYERS, Ransom HUTCHINGS, Jeffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, PEI, 1995, ISBN:0919013252: 1995

Seller ID: 56065

ISBN: 0919013252


ARNASON, Ragnar and Lawrence FELT, (eds.). The North Atlantic Fisheries : Successes, Failures and Challenges. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island : The Institute of Island Studies, 1995. First Edition. Pp. (4),iii-viii,(2),11-317,(3). With maps, tables, graphs, diagrams in text. 8vo, illustrated blue & white cardcovers, with white and black lettering to spine. Volume 3 in the An Island Living series. Arnason and Felt's Introduction: "Island Fishing Societies of the North Atlantic" "The Biological Collapse of Atlantic Cod off Newfoundland and Labr... View more info

Tidal Charts for the Whole of the British Isles, the Continent, Faroe Islands, and Iceland for each hour of the tide at Dover. Including Remarks on Tidal and Current Charts, Hints for Masters, Etc.

By: Navigation - British

Price: $40.00

Publisher: James Munro & Co, Glasgow, 1934,:

Seller ID: 82813


(Navigation). Tidal Charts for the Whole of the British Isles, the Continent, Faroe Islands, and Iceland for each hour of the tide at Dover. IncludingRemarks on Tidal and Current Charts, Hints for Masters, Etc. Glasgow : Jam es Munro & Co., Ltd., n.d. [1930s]. Pp (4),1-214,(2,ads). Maps. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Spine rubbed, wear to corners, inkstamp and penned name, else very good. 40.00 View more info