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Arctic Odyssey : The Life of Rear Admiral Donald B. MacMillan. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MacMILLAN, Donald B.). ALLEN, Everett S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York , 1962,:

Seller ID: 48958


(MacMILLAN, Donald B.). ALLEN, Everett S. Arctic Odyssey : The Life of RearAdmiral Donald B. MacMillan. Illustrated with Photographs. New York : Dodd , Mead and Company, 1962. First Edition. Pp [i]-viii,1-340,+ 24 pp.plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine.Map end-papers. Not in O'Dea. ManyLabrador references in Index. "In these pages, the reader will meet one of America's foremost seafaring men and explorers. Donald B. MacMillan was bo rn in Provincetown on cape Cod and orphaned at an early age. After working his way through Bowdoin College and a brief stint at teaching, he becam... View more info

Arctic Odyssey : The Life of Rear Admiral Donald B. MacMillan. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: MacMILLAN, Donald B.). ALLEN, Everett S. ALLEN, Everett S.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, 1962,:

Seller ID: 29202


(MacMILLAN, Donald B.). ALLEN, Everett S. Arctic Odyssey : The Life of RearAdmiral Donald B. MacMillan. Illustrated with Photographs. N.Y.: Dodd, Mea d and Company, 1962. First Edition. Pp [i]-viii,1-340,+ 24 pp.plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine.Map end-papers. Not in O'Dea. Many Labrador references in Index. "In these pages, the reader will meet one of America's foremost seafaring men and explorers. Donald B. MacMillan was born inProvincetown on cape Cod and orphaned at an early age. After working his w ay through Bowdoin College and a brief stint at teaching, he became one... View more info

Arctic Unfolding : Experiences and Observations during a Canadian Airborne Expedition in Northern Ungava, the Northwest Territories, and the Arctic Archipelago. First Edition

By: POLUNIN, Nicholas DUNBAR, M.J. WILSON., J.T. WRIGHT, J.G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1949,:

Seller ID: 77104


POLUNIN, Nicholas. Arctic Unfolding : Experiences and Observations during aCanadian Airborne Expedition in Northern Ungava, the Northwest Territories , and the Arctic Archipelago. With Numerous Illustrations and Nine Special Appendices. London : Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd, 1949. First Edition. Pp (4),5-348, frontispiece + 32 pages of b&w photos. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Map endpapers. Arctic Bibliography 13668, Cooke& Caron p.316. Not in O'Dea. Nicholas Vladimir Polunin (b. June 26, 1909; Checkendon, Oxfordshire - d. December 8, 1997, Geneva, Switzerland) botanist... View more info

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Arctic Unfolding : Experiences and Observations during a Canadian Airborne Expedition in Northern Ungava, the Northwest Territories, and the Arctic Archipelago. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: POLUNIN, Nicholas

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1949,: 1949

Seller ID: 24145


POLUNIN, Nicholas. Arctic Unfolding : Experiences and Observations during a Canadian Airborne Expedition in Northern Ungava, the Northwest Territories, and the Arctic Archipelago. With Numerous Illustrations and Nine Special Appendices. London : Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd, 1949. First Edition. Pp (4),5-348, frontispiece + 32 pages of b&w photos. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Map endpapers. Arctic Bibliography 13668, Cooke & Caron p.316. Not in O'Dea. Nicholas Vladimir Polunin (b. June 26, 1909; Checkendon, Oxfordshire - d. Decembe... View more info

Arctic, The. In box,

By: BRUEMMER, Fred TAYLOR, William E., introd

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Quadrangle, The New York Times Book Co, 1974,:

Seller ID: 68751


BRUEMMER, Fred. The Arctic. Photography and Text by Fred Bruemmer. N.Y.: Quadrangle, The New York Times Book Co. In co-operation with The Montreal Star (1973) Limited, 1974. Printed in Canada. Pp (28),29-208,(16). Multi-column. Oblong small folio, white cloth. Map end-papers. A general work full of excellent photographs (colour and b/w). Chapters : The History, The Land, The Sea, The Plants, The Animals, The People. Several addenda sections including one on the Naskapi (pp.136-7). Bruemmer spent several weeks in Davis Inlet. Introduction by William E. Taylor, Jr. Vg in dj, in slipcase. 30.00 View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America Vol 22. No 1 March1969

By: Arctic COWAN, Ian McTaggart ANDREWS, J.T. SWANSTON, D.N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, 1969,:

Seller ID: 71582


(Arctic). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 22, No. 1, March 1969. Pp [1]-84. Includes: Ian McTaggart Cowan's "Ecology and Northern Development" ; J.T. Andrews' "Importance of the Radiocarbon Standard Deviation in Determining Relative Sea Levels and Glacial Chronology from East Baffin Island"; D.N. Swanston's "A Late-Pleistocene Glacial Sequence from Prince of Wales Island, Alaska"; WA. Fuller, L.L. Stebbins and G.R. Dyke's "Overwintering of Small Mammals near Great Slave Lake, Northern Canada"; G. Leaonard Johnson, Al W. Closuit a... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America Vol 22. No 2 June 1969

By: Arctic GRAY, James T. ANDREWS, J.T. SWANSTON, D.N.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, 1969,:

Seller ID: 71584


(Arctic). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 22, No. 2, June 1969. Pp [85]-168. Includes: Jack D. Ives' "Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research" ; Alexander M. Ervin"s "Conflicting Styles of Life in a Northern Canadian Town" (Inuvik, pp.90-105); James T. Gray's "Glacial History of the Eastern Mealy Mountains, Southern Labrador" (pp.106-111);N.S. Stehle's "Snow Movement - Drift Control for Surface (At Grade) Camps" ; Peter J. Usher and Michael Church's "On the Relationship of Weight, Length and Girth of the Ringed Seal (Pusa... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America Vol 31. No 2 June 1978

By: Arctic RITCHIE, J.C. TAYLOR, R.B. TOOMA, Samuel G.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, 1978,:

Seller ID: 71585


(Arctic). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 31, No. 2, June 1978. Pp [67]-151,(3). Includes: J.C. Ritchie's "Northern Fiction - Northern Homage" ; Thomas G. Smith and F.A.J. Armstrong's "Mercuryand Selenium in Ringed and Bearded Seal Tissues from Arctic Canada" ; Samu el G. Tooma's "Summer Circulation Patterns, Northern Smith Sound"; Tatsuo Kaneko, George Roubal and Ronald M. Atlas' "Bacterial Populations in the Beaufort Sea"; T. Frisch and R. Thorsteinsson's "Haughton Astrobleme: A Mid-Cenozoic Impact Crater, Devon Island, Can... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America Vol 31. No 4 December 1978

By: Arctic HARPER, John R. SCHLEDERMANN, Peter BERKES, Firket

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, 1978,:

Seller ID: 71613


(Arctic). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 31, No. 4, December 1978. Pp [413]-517,(3). Includes: P. McLaren and D.M. Barnett's "Holocene Emergence of the South and East Coasts of Melville Island, Queen Elizabeth Islands, Northwest Territories, Canada" (pp.415-427); John R. Harper's "Coastal Erosion Rates along the Chukchi Sea Coast near Barrow, Alaska" (pp.428-433); R.G. Crane's "Seasonal Variations of Sea Ice Extent in the Davis Strait - Labrador Sea Area and Relationships with Synoptic-Scale Atmospheric Circulation" (pp.434-447); Austin... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 05, No. 2,July 1952

By: Arctic Journal KOENIG, S.L. DUNBAR, Moira HATTERSLEY-SMITH, Geoffrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal, 1952,:

Seller ID: 81078


(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America,Volume 5, No. 2, July 1952. Montreal: Arctic Institute of North America, 1 952. Pp [65]-132. On the Ice Islands: Articles: L.S. Koenig’s "Discovery ofthe Ice Islands on U.S.A.F. Flights over the Arctic Ocean" (pp.68-75); K.R . Greenaway's "Additional Information from Flights and Air Photographs in the Canadian Arctic" (pp.75-82); Moira Dunbar’s "Historical References to Ice Islands" (pp.83-95); Geoffrey Hattersley-Smith's "Comments on the Originsof the Ice Islands" (pp.95-103). Also V... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 5, No. 1, March 1952

By: Arctic Journal DUNBAR, M.J. BUGGE, Aage KNUTH, Eigil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal, 1952,:

Seller ID: 81048


(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America,Volume 5, No. 1, March 1952. Montreal: Arctic Institute of North America, 1952. Pp [1]-64. Articles: M.J. Dunbar’s "The Ungava Bay Problem" (pp.4-16); Eigil Knuth's " An Outline of the Archaeology of Peary Land" (pp.17-33); William S. Benninghoff's "Interaction of Vegetation and Soil Frost Phenomena" (pp.34-44); Aage Bugge’s “The Native Greenlander – A Blending of Old andNew” (pp.45-53); also Reviews, News. Vg tidy copy 20.00 View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 16, No. 4,December 1963

By: Arctic Journal MORRISON, A. ROGERS, Edward S. GARRETT, T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1963,:

Seller ID: 88946


(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume16, No. 4, December 1963. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 19 63. Pp [213]-292. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: A. Morrison's "Landform Studies in the Middle Hamilton River Area, Labrador" (pp 272-275) - Desscribes 1961-1962 investigations mainly todetermine the events responsible for a system of canyons in the Grand Fall s area. Directions of ice movement, orientation and composition of till-fabric, and patterned ground were examined; samples from peat bogs wer... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 18, No. 3,September 1965

By: Arctic Journal FORD, William L. LOTZ, Jim ALBRECHT, Earl C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1965,:

Seller ID: 88953


(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume18, No. 3, September 1965. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 1 965. Pp [149]-204. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: Wm. L. Ford and G. Hattersley-Smith's "On the oceanography ofthe Nansen Sound fiord system" (pp 158-171) - Summarizes exploration of th e fiord system of northwest Ellesmere and northeast Axel Heiberg Islands, from discovery in 1883 to 1962, and describes in detail results of oceanographic surveys in 1962. Also, Earl C. Albrecht's "Observations on... View more info

Art of David Blackwood. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BLACKWOOD, David GOUGH, William (text) BLACKWOOD, David

Price: $100.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:0075496801:

Seller ID: 58956


BLACKWOOD, David. The Art of David Blackwood. Text by William Gough. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, (1988). Pp. [160], unpaginated, including [112] plates. Illustrated, occasionally in colour. Double column. Large square 8vo, black cloth, silver titles to front and spine. A retrospective of the Newfoundland artist's major works: "Home in Wesleyville", "Bragg's Island", "Mummers", "Down on the Labrador" and "The Icefields". "'The Art of David Blackwood' is an experience as direct as a Nor'Easter, powerful as spring. It gathers together, for the... View more info

Art Rockwood's Newfoundland and Labrador Trivia

By: ROCKWOOD, Art

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harry Cuff Publications Limited, 1993,:

Seller ID: 17727


ROCKWOOD, Art. Art Rockwood's Newfoundland and Labrador Trivia. St.John's : Harry Cuff Publications Limited, 1993. First Printing. Pp (2),3-136. 8vo, cardcovers. Sections : Notable Newfoundlanders; Close Encounters of the Famous Kind; Brief Encounters; Pirates; Movies; Law & Justice; Aviation; & others. Vg. 7.00 View more info

Art Rockwood's Newfoundland and Labrador Trivia : The Sequel.

By: ROCKWOOD, Art.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Harry Cuff Publications Limited, St. John's , 1994, ISBN:0921191952:

Seller ID: 99677


ROCKWOOD, Art. Art Rockwood's Newfoundland and Labrador Trivia : The Sequel. St. John's : Harry Cuff Publications Limited, 1994. Pp [1]-143,(1). 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Sections : More Notable Newfoundlanders; “Almost, But Not Quite” Newfoundland Connections; Discovery; Disaster; Military; Movies, Television and Books; Business and Advertising; Firsts, Lasts and Other Milestones; Love and Romance; Societies and Organizations; Unidentified Flying Objects; General Trivia; Religion. More Notable Newfoundlandersincludes Clarence Wiseman, Peter F. Windsor, Jim Dempsey, Jack Ford, E.... View more info

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As the Old Folks Would Say : Stories, Tall Tales, and Truths of Newfoundland and Labrador. First Edition

By: FUREY, Hubert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland, Flanker Press: 2017

Seller ID: 116433

ISBN: 1771176091


FUREY, Hubert. As the Old Folks Would Say : Stories, Tall Tales, and Truths of Newfoundland and Labrador. St. John's : Flanker Press Limited, (2017). First Edition. Pp. (8),1-231,(1). 8vo (140 x 216 mm), art-illustrated cardcovers, with white lettering to spine. Hubert Furey (b. 1939) is a lifetime resident of Harbour Main, Newfoundland, and a former District Superintendent of Education. He has performed his recitations about rural life as live theatre performances. "In this diverse collection of stories, Hubert Furey transports the reader back in time to an outpo... View more info

Asexual reproduction, diet, and anomalies of the anemone Nematostella vectensis in Nova Scotia

By: FRANK, Peter G. and J. Sherman BLEAKNEY Canadian Field-Naturalist 092:03 SPEER, R.J. THREFALL, William

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 1978,:

Seller ID: 37144


FRANK, Peter G. and J. Sherman BLEAKNEY. "Asexual reproduction, diet, and anomalies of the anemone Nematostella vectensis in Nova Scotia". An article in The Canadian Field-Naturalist, Vol.92, No.3, July-September 1978, pp.259-263. Double column. 8vo, card covers. Also of interest : "Porcupine winter foods and utilization in central New Brunswick" by R.J. Speer and T.G. Dilworth (pp.264-270); "Use of forest clear-cuts by White-tailed Deer in southern New Brunswick" by C.-A. Drolet (pp.271-274); "First record of the Atlantic Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriaca) fr... View more info

At the Edge of All Things: In Search of Labrador. in dj.

By: HORNUNG, Rick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stoddart, Toronto, 1995, ISBN:0773728597:

Seller ID: 11355


HORNUNG, Rick. At the Edge of All Things: In Search of Labrador. (Toronto) : Stoddart, (1995). First Printing. Pp (8),ix-xii,(4),3-203,(7). Map. 8vo, black paper covered boards. "A remarkable journey into the real Labrador with Martin Rouleau, a self-described Montagnais-Naskapi trapper, smuggler, and hunter, and his half-Innu girlfriend, Catherine Boulanger." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Atlantic Album : Photographs of the Atlantic Provinces, before 1920

By: ROBSON, Scott and Shelagh MACKENZIE MACKENZIE, Shelagh HOLLOWAY, Robert PARSONS, S.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 1985, ISBN:0920852408:

Seller ID: 12328


ROBSON, Scott and Shelagh MACKENZIE. An Atlantic Album : Photographs of theAtlantic Provinces, before 1920. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1 985). Pp (2), (3), 4-168, (2). Oblong 8vo, cream card covers. With 13 Newfoundland photos: 1. Burin Harbour (Holloway); 4. St. John's and the Harbour (unknown); 5. After the fire, St. John's (S.H. Parsons); 19. Eskimo Boys, Labrador (Thomas B. Hayward); 23. Sealers preparing to go to the ice, St. John's (James Vey); 34. Elizabeth Donovan in the kitchen, Donovan's (unknown); 51. Nurses at the Jensen Camp, St.John's (unknown); 54. Boys in the woods... View more info