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All in Good Time. First Edition in dustjacket

By: TOBIN, Brian. REYNOLDS, John Lawrence.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penguin Canada, Toronto, 2002, ISBN:0143013777:

Seller ID: 73684


TOBIN, Brian. All in Good Time. With John Lawrence Reynolds. (Toronto): Penguin Canada, (2002). First Canadian Edition. Pp. [i]-x,(2),[1]-273,(3), + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth spine with grey cloth boards, grey lettering to spine. The memoirs of the Newfoundland Liberal MP. "Brian Tobin's political career spanned some of the most dramatic moments of modern Canadian history. Elected in 1980 during the triumphantreturn of Pierre Trudeau, and serving under five prime ministers, Tobin wa s not only in the thick of the action - he often instigated it. Arrivin... View more info

Along the Labrador Coast. 1st US

By: TOWNSEND, Charles W. CARTWRIGHT, George AUDUBON, John James GRENFELL, Wilfred T.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Dana Estes, Boston, 1907,:

Seller ID: 14728


TOWNSEND, Charles W., M.D. Along the Labrador Coast. With Illustrations from Photographs and a Map. Boston : Dana Estes & Company, Publishers, (1907).Pp (6),v-xii,11-289,(5), Cartwright port. frontispiece + folding map at p. 11. Pagination includes 25 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue pictorial cloth, (scene with foreground kayaker, iceberg, gilt sky). O'Dea 1389, Tanner 947, Cooke & Caron p.400, Arctic Bibliography 17914. On Townsend see ENL V:406. Chapters : The Southern Coast of Labrador; Battle Harbour; A Labrador Night; The Eastern Coast of Labrador; Fish and Fishermen; Icebergs and the Floe; H... View more info

Alphabet Fleet : The Pride of the Newfoundland Service. First Edition, paperback

By: HANRAHAN, Maura

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2007, ISBN:9781897317198:

Seller ID: 75858


HANRAHAN, Maura. The Alphabet Fleet : The Pride of the Newfoundland Service. St. John's, NL : Flanker Press Limited, 2007. First Printing. Pp. (6),vi i-xi,(1),1-238,(6). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers. "In 1898 a political firestorm surrounded the creation of Newfoundland's Alphabet Fleet. But before long these coastal boats became a beloved part of the fabirc of life in Newfoundland and Labrador. These ships carried bright-eyed yong teachers to their first outport assignments. They brought wedding dresses to excited brides and Christmas parcels and letters to eager hands. ... 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

Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. 10th pr.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack MURPHY, Edward SUPPLE, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 2002, ISBN:0920021360:

Seller ID: 64465


FITZGERALD, Jack. Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. St. John's, Newfoundland : Creative Publishers, 1986. (Tenth Printing September 2002). Pp (4),iii-v,(1),1-173,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, art-illstrated cardcovers with brown & black lettering to white spine. Cover art by Maurice Fitzgerald. For John Joseph Fitzgerald (b.1945) see DNLB pp.108-9, ENL Vol. 2, p.191. Introduction. Chapters : Strange Stories; We Can Be Proud of These Newfoundlanders [including Dr Thomas Roddick, John Mitchell, Rev. John Clinch, Abe Kean, Georgina Stirling, Bob Fowlow, Henry Supp... View more info

Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. 6th pr.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack MURPHY, Edward SUPPLE, Henry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, NF, 1997, ISBN:0920021360:

Seller ID: 60648


FITZGERALD, Jack. Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. St.John's : Creative Publishers, 1986. (Sixth Printing November 1997).Pp (4),iii-v,(1),1-173,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with white spine. Chapters : Strange Stories; We Can Be Proud of These New foundlanders [including Dr Thomas Roddick, John Mitchell, Rev. John Clinch,Abe Kean, Georgina Stirling, Bob Fowlow, Henry Supple, Captain Edward Murp hy]; Crime; Heroes [Capt. William Jackman, Capt. William Fitzgerald, John Hogan, &c]; Tales of the Supernatural; Stories of Colourful Old St.John's [i... View more info

American Hooked and Sewn Rugs : Folk Art Underfoot. Second Edition

By: KOPP, Joel and Kate

Price: $25.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton, Inc., New York, 1985, ISBN:9525481109:

Seller ID: 103268


KOPP, Joel and Kate. American Hooked and Sewn Rugs : Folk Art Underfoot. New York : E.P. Dutton, Inc., (1985). Second Edition. Pp (6),7-141,(3). Illustrated. Index. 4to, illustrated orange card covers, lettered in red and blue. "This is a revised and enlarged edition of the landmark book by Joel anaKate Kopp, which was first published by E. P. Dutton in 1975. This new edi tion is even more lavishly illustrated than the original book, for it contains over 250 illustrations, with nearlv 200 of them reproduced in color. Inthe text and illustrations the authors succinctly trace the origins and... View more info

Amid Arctic Snows : A Story of Gospel Pioneers and their Work in Iceland, Lapland, and Lone Labrador. With Peeps at the Peoples of these Lands

By: Anon.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: John Ritchie, Publisher, Kilmarnock, Scotland , 1912,:

Seller ID: 18249


Anon. Amid Arctic Snows : A Story of Gospel Pioneers and their Work in Iceland, Lapland, and Lone Labrador. With Peeps at the Peoples of these Lands. Kilmarnock, Scotland : John Ritchie, Publisher, n.d. [1910s?]. Pp (8),[9]-103,(1),(8). Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated peach cloth, a.e.g. Not in O'Dea. Pp 73-103 on Labrador. Contents : Introduction; Peeps at Iceland - The Land and the People, Industries and Occupations, Early Days of Christianity; Peeps at Lapland - Peeps at the Lapps, The Religion of the Lapps, The Gospel in Lapland; Peeps at Faroe - Gospel Labours and Fruit; Lone Labrador... View more info

Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. 38, No. 4, January 1941

By: International Grenfell Association ADAMS, Frank H. BROOKS, Stanley Truman CURTIS, Charles S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenfell Association of America, New York, 1941,:

Seller ID: 87077


(International Grenfell Association). Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. 38, No. 4, January 1941. New York : The Grenfell Association of America, 1941. Pp [99]-138.(2). Illustrated. Map. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated grey stapled wrappers. A special tribute to Wilfred Thomason Grenfell (1865-1940), with reminiscences from friends and admirers, and excerpts from his writings. Partial contents : In Appreciation (by Charles S. Curtis, p. 103); Adrift on an Ice Pan (by Wilfred Grenfell, pp 106-107); From a Labrador Logbook (by Wilfred Grenfell, p. 116); Thirty-Five Years of Friendship (by George G... View more info

Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. 40, No. 3, October 1942

By: International Grenfell Association MERRICK, Elliott TAIT, Robert H. CURTIS, Charles S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenfell Association of America, New York, 1942,:

Seller ID: 87078


(International Grenfell Association). Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. 40, No. 3, October 1942. New York : The Grenfell Association of America, 1942. Pp [65]-94.(2). Illustrated. Map. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated grey stapled wrappers. Contents : Anniversary (by Harriot Curtis, pp 67-68); A Good Sport (by Sir Henry Richards, pp 70-71); Shipmates (by Donald B. MacMillan,p. 72); Grenfell Before Labrador (pp 73-75); Charles S. Curtis, M.D., Supe rintendent (by H.T.R. Mount, pp 79-80); North Again (by Elliott Merrick, pp82-83); Newfoundland – The Outpost of the Atlantic (by Robert H. Tait, p.... View more info

Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. 40, No. 4, January 1943

By: International Grenfell Association MERRICK, Elliott FORSYTH, C. Hogarth CHAPMAN, Hubert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenfell Association of America, New York, 1943,:

Seller ID: 87079


(International Grenfell Association). Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. 40, No. 4, January 1943. New York : The Grenfell Association of America, 1943. Pp [97]-124.(4). Illustrated. Map. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated grey stapled wrappers. Contents : Cooperation Grows (by Elliott Merrick, pp 100-101); On Cartwright : Mainly Historical (by C. Hogarth Forsyth, pp 102-104); Dr. Hodd on the Canadian Labrador (p. 105); North Again (by Elliott Merrick,pp 106-108); Selma Carson, Head Nurse (p. 109); Remember the Caribou! (p. 110); Holocaust in St. John's [fire] (p. 110); North West River in Picture (... View more info

Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Volume 34, Number 1, April 1936.

By: International Grenfell Association PADDON, Harry L. JACOB, A.M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenfell Association of America, New York, 1936,:

Seller ID: 87043


(International Grenfell Association). Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. XXXIV, No. 1, April 1936. New York : The Grenfell Association of America, 1936.Pp [1]-22,(4),23-44. Illustrated. Map. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated red dish-brown stapled wrappers. Contents : Extracts from My Letters (by Wilfred Grenfell, pp 3-6); Birthday Broadcasts (pp 6-8); Dr. Paddon on Vacation (by Harry L. Paddon, pp 8-10); From a Nursing Station (by Clayre L. Ruland, pp 10-11); Summer Scenes in North Newfoundland and Labrador (photo spread, pp 12-13); Ships of the Snows [Huskies and sleds] (pp 14-17); The St. John'... View more info

Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Volume 35, Number 2, July 1937

By: International Grenfell Association PADDON, Harry L. HODD, Donald G. SAYRE, Francis B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenfell Association of America, New York, 1937,:

Seller ID: 87045


(International Grenfell Association). Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. XXXV, No. 2, July 1937. New York : The Grenfell Association of America, 1937. Pp 45-72,(4),73-92. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated reddish-brown stapled wrappers. Contents : Mid-Summer Meditations (by Wilfred Grenfell, p. 47); Eleven Years at Harrington (by Donald G. Hodd, pp 48-56); The World Crisis – And Christ (by Francis B. Sayre, pp 56-60); Northwest River Comes of Age (by Harry L. Paddon, pp 61-65); Forty-Fifth Anniversary (pp 65-67); Sir Wilfred Tells a Story of Forty Years Ago (pp 71-72); North Wind : ... View more info

Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Volume 37, Number 3, October 1939

By: International Grenfell Association PADDON, Harry L. MERRICK, Elliott FORSYTH, C. Hogarth

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenfell Association of America, New York, 1939,:

Seller ID: 87046


(International Grenfell Association). Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. XXXVII, No. 3, October 1939. New York : The Grenfell Association of America, 1939. Pp [81]-119,(1). Illustrated. Map. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated paleblue stapled wrappers. Contents : Hard Winter Ahead (pp 83-85); King Georg e VI and Queen Elizabeth Visit St. John's, Newfoundland (p. 86); Return to the North (by Sir Wilfred Grenfell, pp 87-90); Secretary's Version (by Wyman Shaw, pp 90-91); For Lady Grenfell (p. 91); Log of the Maraval (by Harry L. Paddon, pp 92-94); Seven Months (pp 95-96); Sport on Labrador (by C. Hog... View more info

Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Volume 38, Number 2, July 1940.

By: International Grenfell Association STEWART, Norman B. PERRY, Olive B. WOOD, Veronica

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenfell Association of America, New York, 1940,:

Seller ID: 87047


(International Grenfell Association). Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. 38, No. 2, July 1940. New York : The Grenfell Association of America, 1940. Pp [37]-67.(1). Illustrated. Map. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated blue stapledwrappers. Contents : The Chivalry of Empire (by Wilfred Grenfell, p. 39); The Grenfell Mission in Wartime (pp 40-41); Newfoundland on Active Service (p. 41); 'Round the Clock' in the St. Anthony Children's Home (by Olive B. Perry, pp 42-43); The Coast in Retrospect (by Norman B. Stewart, pp 44-45);Canadian Shore Industries (by Veronica Wood, pp 46-47); Labradortite (p. 4 7... View more info

Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Volume 40, Number 1, April 1942.

By: International Grenfell Association BARTLETT, Bob FRAMPTON, L.L. DELATOUR, Beeckman J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenfell Association of America, New York, 1942,:

Seller ID: 87048


(International Grenfell Association). Among the Deep Sea Fishers. Vol. 40, No. 1, April 1942. New York : The Grenfell Association of America, 1942. Pp[1]-30.(2). Illustrated. Map. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated blue stapled wrappers. Contents : Fifty Years (by José A. Machado, p. 3); Industrial Co ntrasts (pp 4-5); Labrador Calling (by Kayhleen Young, p. 7); Dr. Grenfell As I Knew Him (by Capt. “Bob” Bartlett (pp 8-10); Yale School, North West River (by L.L. Frampton, pp 11-12); Newfoundland Impressions (by Florentine H. Hayden, pp 13-15); The Bird Rocks (a poem, p. 15); Fifty Years Amon... View more info

An Act for establishing Courts of Judicature in the Island of Newfoundland and the Islands adjacent; and for reannexing Part of the Coast of Labrador and the Islands lying on the said Coast to the Government of Newfoundland. 30th March 1809

By: Great Britain)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, London , 1809,:

Seller ID: 9517


(Great Britain). ... An Act for establishing Courts of Judicature in the Island of Newfoundland and the Islands adjacent; and for reannexing Part of the Coast of Labrador and the Islands lying on the said Coast to the Government of Newfoundland. [30th March 1809.]. (London : Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1810). Pp[217]-223,(1). 4to, disbound. With the heading : Anno quadragesimo nono Ge orgii III. Regis, Cap. XXVII. O'Dea 300, Cooke & Caron p.171. Not in TPL. Vg to fine. 350.00 View more info

Ancient Mines and Quarries : A Trans-Atlantic Perspective

By: BREWER-LaPORTA, Margaret, Adrian BURKE, and David FIELD (eds.) BURKE, Adrian FIELD, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxbow Books, Oxford and Oakville, 2010, ISBN:9781842174012:

Seller ID: 115002


BREWER-LaPORTA, Margaret, Adrian BURKE, and David FIELD (eds.). Ancient Mines and Quarries : A Trans-Atlantic Perspective. Oxford and Oakville : OxbowBooks, (2010). Pp (4),[v]-xii,[1]-194,(2). Illustrated with b&w photos, di agrams, &c. 8vo, illustrated olive-green cardcovers. "Fourteen papers explore a range of issues relating to prehistoric extraction sites, including ethnography, geochemical signatures, the application of neutron activation analysis, exploitation of erratics, excavation, survey and conservation. Topics include quernstone extraction, use of hammers, stages of extraction,... View more info

Ancient People of the Arctic. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: McGHEE, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UBC Press, Vancouver, 1996, ISBN:0774805536:

Seller ID: 21499


McGHEE, Robert. Ancient People of the Arctic. Vancouver : UBC Press, (1996). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-xii,(2),[3]-244, + 16 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, grey cloth with silver lettering to spine. References to Newfoundland and Labrador in the Index. "'Ancient People of the Arcitc' traces the lives of the Palaeo-Eskimos, the bold first explorers of the Arctic. Four thousand years ago, these people entered the far northern extremes of the North American continent, carving a living out of their bleak new homeland. From the hints they left behind, accessible only through the fragm... View more info

Ancient Rights : The Protected Fishing Area of Petty-Harbour - Maddox Cove

By: BRYANT, Shelley and Bernard MARTIN MARTIN, Bernard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Protected Areas Association of Newfoundland and Labrador, 1996,:

Seller ID: 68224


BRYANT, Shelley and Bernard MARTIN. Ancient Rights : The Protected Fishing Area of Petty-Harbour - Maddox Cove. N.pl.: The Protected Areas Associationof Newfoundland and Labrador, (September, 1996). Pp. 18. Illustrated. Doub le column. 8vo, grey card covers. "This book is dedicated to the people of Petty Harbour - Maddox Cove who had the wisdom and foresight to establish the protected Fishing Area." -from the rear cover. Vg. 5.00 View more info