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With Dog and Canoe. First Canadian Edition.

By: WALLACE, Dillon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1928,:

Seller ID: 9434


WALLACE, Dillon. With Dog and Canoe: A Story of the Big North Woods. Toronto : McClelland and Stewart, Limited, Publishers, n.d. (copyright 1928). First Canadian Edition. Pp (6),7-269,(1), frontispiece + 2 plates. 8vo, beige cloth. Not in O'Dea or Cooke & Caron. Rhodenizer p.418, Spadoni & Donnelly 909. A novel of Labrador, featuring Stanley, a native of New York City, andNoah, the son of a Newfoundland fisherman. Also Nascaupees indians; a Newf oundland song of the Mary Jane from Harbour Grace (p.61); caribou; Labradorite (p.120); &c. Chapter 1 : The Land Where No Man Lives. A badly shaken an... View more info

With Dr. Grenfell in Labrador. US ed

By: GRENFELL, Wilfred). LEE, Cuthbert LEE, Cuthbert

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1914,:

Seller ID: 17044


(GRENFELL, Wilfred T.). LEE, Cuthbet. With Dr. Grenfell in Labrador. With a Chapter by Wilfred T. Grenfell. N.Y.: Thomas Y. Crowell, (1914). Pp (6),5-157,(1),frontis + 15 pp.photos + map. 8vo, blue cloth. O'Dea 1590, Tanner 560, Cooke & Caron p.233, Arctic Bibliography 9815. Spine faded, light wear, minor foxing, else vg. 85.00 View more info

With Grenfell on the Labrador. 1st (?) in dj

By: GRENFELL, Wilfred T.). WALDO, Fullerton L. WALDO, Fullerton L. GRENFELL, Wilfred T., foreword

Price: $85.00

Publisher: 1920,:

Seller ID: 17202


(GRENFELL, Wilfred T.). WALDO, Fullerton L. With Grenfell on the Labrador. Illustrated. N.Y./Chicago/L./Edinburgh : Fleming H. Revell Company, (1920). First Edition? Pp (6),7-189,(1),frontis.+ 7 leaves of photos + sm.fldg.map. 8vo, illustrated green cloth. O'Dea 1809, Tanner 990, Cooke & Caron p.416. Foreword by Dr. Grenfell. Points of note : Green cloth, dustjacket printed in green and frontispiece in black and white, dj states "Revell Books Fiftieth Year" on spine but no indication of Edition. A Third Edition copy we had was in blue cloth, dj and frontispiece printed in brown, and Th... View more info

With Grenfell on the Labrador. 3rd ed.

By: GRENFELL, Wilfred T.). WALDO, Fullerton L. WALDO, Fullerton L. GRENFELL, Wilfred T., foreword

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1920,:

Seller ID: 11905


(GRENFELL, Wilfred T.). WALDO, Fullerton L. With Grenfell on the Labrador. Illustrated. N.Y./Chicago/L./Edinburgh : Fleming H. Revell Company, (copyright 1920). [Third Edition, from dj fragment]. Pp (6),7-189,(5),frontis.+ 7 leaves of photos + sm.fldg.map. 8vo, illustrated blue cloth. O'Dea 1809, Tanner 990, Cooke & Caron p.416. Foreword by Dr. Grenfell. Spine feded, dusty, else vg. 45.00 View more info

Wolverine Creates the World : Labrador Indian Tales

By: MILLMAN, Lawrence

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Capra Press, Santa Barbara, CA, 1993, ISBN:0884963632:

Seller ID: 3802


MILLMAN, Lawrence. Wolverine Creates the World : Labrador Indian Tales. Collected and Retold by Lawrence Millman. Santa Barbara, California : Capra Press, (1993). First Edition. Pp (10),9-151,(6). Map. illustrations8vo, art-illustrated blue-green cardcovers. Tales of the Innu Indians. Some sunning to covers, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Woman of Labrador 1st pr, in dj

By: GOUDIE, Elizabeth ZIMMERLY, David, (ed.)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Peter Martin Associates, 1973,:

Seller ID: 3533


GOUDIE, Elizabeth. Woman of Labrador. Edited and with an Introduction by David Zimmerly. Tor.: Peter Martin Associates Limited, (1973). First Edition. Pp (6), vii-xix, (5), 3-166, (4). Illustrated, maps. 8vo, brown cloth. O'Dea 5227. "Not only is this the first book written about the Labrador woman, it is the first written by a native-born, Labrador woman." - from the dust jacket. Bookplate, else vg in chipped and torn dj. 28.00 View more info

Woman of Labrador First Paperback Printing.

By: GOUDIE, Elizabeth ZIMMERLY, David, (ed.)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Peter Martin Associates, 1975,: 1975

Seller ID: 6455

ISBN: 0887781160


GOUDIE, Elizabeth. Woman of Labrador. Edited and with an Introduction by David Zimmerly. (Toronto) : Peter Martin Associates Limited, (1973). First Paperback Printing. Pp (6), vii-xix, (5), 3-166, (4). Illustrated, maps. 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers. O'Dea 5227, DNLB p.130. "Hers is a truly pioneer account, one that ranks with those of Susanna Moodie and Anne Langton." - Canadian Forum, on rear cover. Name, else very good. 14.00 View more info

Woman of Labrador Pbk 5th pr

By: GOUDIE, Elizabeth ZIMMERLY, David, (ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Book Society of Canada Limited, Agincourt, 1983,:

Seller ID: 12750


GOUDIE, Elizabeth. Woman of Labrador. Edited and with an Introduction by David Zimmerly. Agincourt, [Ont.]: The Book Society of Canada Limited, (1983). Fifth Paperback Printing. Pp (6),vii-xix,(5),3-166,(4). Illustrated, maps. 8vo, trade paperback. O'Dea 5227, DNLB p.130. "Hers is a truly pioneer account, one that ranks with those of Susanna Moodie and Anne Langton." - Canadian Forum on r. cover. Name, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Woman of Labrador Fourth Paperback Printing

By: GOUDIE, Elizabeth ZIMMERLY, David, (ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PMA Books, Toronto, 1979, ISBN:0887781160:

Seller ID: 30977


GOUDIE, Elizabeth. Woman of Labrador. Edited and with an introduction by David Zimmerly. (Toronto) : PMA Books, (1979). Fourth Paperback Printing. Pp (6),vii-xix,(5),3-166,(4). Illustrated with b&w photos, maps. 8vo, blue photo-illustrated paperback. O'Dea 5227, DNLB p.130. Elizabeth Goudie née Blake (b. April 20, 1902, Mud Lake, Labrador - d. June 10, 1982, Happy Valley, Labrador). "Hers is a truly pioneer account, one that ranks with those of Susanna Moodie and Anne Langton." - Canadian Forum on rear cover. Introduction Part I. The Life of a Labrador Girl 1. Family History 2. Childh... View more info

Woman of Labrador. 2nd pr, in dj

By: GOUDIE, Elizabeth.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Peter Martin Associates Limited, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0887780792:

Seller ID: 34817


GOUDIE, Elizabeth. Woman of Labrador. Edited and with an Introduction by David Zimmerly. Tor.: Peter Martin Associates Limited, (1974). Second Printing. Pp (6), vii-xix, (5), 3-166, (4). Illustrated, maps. 8vo, brown cloth. O'Dea 5227. "Not only is this the first book written about the Labrador woman, it is the first written by a native-born, Labrador woman." - from the dust jacket. Very good in unclipped dust jacket. 28.00 View more info

Woman Who Mapped Labrador : The Life and Expedition Diary of Mina Hubbard. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: HUBBARD, Mina). BUCHANAN, Roberta. GREENE, Bryan. HART, Anne.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2005, ISBN:0773529241:

Seller ID: 69715


HUBBARD, Mina. The Woman Who Mapped Labrador : The Life and Expedition Diary of Mina Hubbard. Diary introduced and edited by Roberta Buchanan and Bryan Greene. Biography by Anne Hart. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2005). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-xxi,(1),[1]-506. Illustrated. 8vo, black paper covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Hubbard's account of her completing her husband Leonidas's efforts of crossing and mapping Labrador. Includes biographical information, documenting Hubbard's career as a nurse and suffragette, in addition to trailblazing cartographer... View more info

Woman's Almanac 1995, A.

By: WHITE, Marian Frances (ed.) VALLIS, Minnie MILROONEY, Carol Anne CLARK, Joan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Creative , 1995,:

Seller ID: 17819


WHITE, Marian Frances (ed.). A Woman's Almanac 1995 : voices from Atlantic Canada. St.John's : Creative Publishers, 1995. Pp (4),[1][156]. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers, spiral binding. Includes short sketches of Minnie Vallis, Dianne Morrow, Shirley Bear, Sylvia Hamilton, Carol Anne Mulrooney, Betty Peterson, Ruth Flowers, Trudy Parsons, Rita Joe, Ludmila Knezkova-Hussey, Beth Lacey and Joan Clark. Vg. 8.00 View more info

Woman's Way Through Unknown Labrador. Ex-Library, Canadian edition, lackingmap.

By: HUBBARD, Leonidas, Mrs.). HUBBARD, Mina Benson). CABOT, William B., introduction). ELLIS, Mina Benson Hubbard).

Price: $90.00

Publisher: William Briggs, Toronto, 1908,:

Seller ID: 3750


HUBBARD, Mrs.Leonidas, Junior. A Woman's Way Through Unknown Labrador : An Account of the Exploration of the Nascaupee and George Rivers. With Portraits and Illustrations. Toronto: WilliamBriggs, 1908. First Canadian Edition.Pp (6),ix-xvi,[1]-338, port.frontis.+ 49 leaves of plates [+ fldg colour m ap in rear pocket -- missing]. 8vo, rebound in red library cloth, new endpapers, gilt lettering to spine O'Dea 1399a, Tanner 461a, DNLB p.168, Trudel p.106. Introduction, "Labrador," by William B. Cabot. See long description in O'Dea. Mina Hubbard (1870-1953) "produced the first usable m... View more info

Wonderful Cures : A History of Health Practices in Newfoundland and Labrador 1800-1949

By: DALE, Linda

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Newfoundland Museum / and Labrador, St. John's, 1987,:

Seller ID: 2508


DALE, Linda. Wonderful Cures : A History of Health Practices in Newfoundland and Labrador 1800-1949. St. John's : Newfoundland Museum / Department of Culture, Recreation and youth, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, 1987. First Edition. Pp [1]-24. Double column. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, stapled pink card covers, lettered in white. A brochure to accompany exhibit organized by the Newfoundland Museum. Contents : Foreword (by Linda Dale). Fishing Families & Health Care : Domestic Medicine; Professional Medicine; HomeDoctoring and Lay Healers. Changes in Health Practices : Science: A New Ap ... View more info

Wonderful Strange : Ghosts, Fairies and Fabulous Beasts

By: JARVIS, Dale

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2005, ISBN:1894463765:

Seller ID: 67355


JARVIS, Dale. Wonderful Strange : Ghosts, Fairies and Fabulous Beasts . St.John's, NF: Flanker Press, 2005. First Printing. Pp. [i]-xv,(1),1-216,(8). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated orange card covers. "Newfoundland and Labrad or is blessed with more fairies, devils, old hags, phantoms, Jacky Lanterns, sea monsters, and other fabulous and frightening creatures than any otherspot in Canada. Author and researcher Dale Jarvis, creator of the award-wi nning 'St. John's Haunted Hike', has pulled together a compendium of strange tales about the even stranger spectres, sprites, and curious beasties... View more info

Working Offshore : The Other Price of Newfoundland's Oil

By: HOUSE, J.D. ISER Research and Policy Papers 2

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NF, 1985,:

Seller ID: 77450


HOUSE, J.D. Working Offshore : The Other Price of Newfoundland's Oil. St. John's, NF: Institute of Social and Economic Researc, Memorial University ofNewfoundland, 1985. Pp. 1-40 leaves. 4to, printed blue card covers with bl ank spine. ISER Research and Policy Papers, number 2. Vg. 25.00 View more info

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Wreckage of Play. Poems

By: STEFFLER, John

Price: $12.50

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1988,: 1988

Seller ID: 30238

ISBN: 0771082436


STEFFLER, John. The Wreckage of Play : Poems. (Toronto) : McClelland & Stewart, (1988). First Edition. Pp (12),13-101,(3). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. See ENL V:301 for Steffler (b. November 13, 1947, Toronto, Ontario). At the time of publication the author lived in Corner Brook, Newfoundland, and taught English at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College. Arranged in three sections : The Wreckage of Play. Including "Labrador Road", "Hollis Street Square, Halifax", "Halifax by Bus" and "Immigrants: Burnt Islands." Thought Plu... View more info

Wreckage of Play. Poems. First Edition, signed.

By: STEFFLER, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:0771082436:

Seller ID: 115413


STEFFLER, John. The Wreckage of Play. Poems. (Toronto) : McClelland & Stewart, (1988). First Edition. Pp (12),13-101,(3). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. See ENL V:301 for Steffler (b. November 13, 1947, Toronto, Ontario). At the time of publication the author lived in Corner Brook, Newfoundland, and taught English at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College. "In exploring themes of home and exile, family life and travel, Steffler focuses on the ongoing processes that envelop us and shape our lives. The consequences that flow from loving people and places are cnetral. Balanced on the precarious ed... View more info

Writers of Newfoundland and Labrador : Twentieth Century

By: DE LEON, Lisa BROWN, Cassie MORGAN, Bernice SMALLWOOD, Joseph R.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Jesperson Press, St. John's, 1985, ISBN:092050258x:

Seller ID: 58511


DE LEON, Lisa. Writers of Newfoundland and Labrador : Twentieth Century. St. John's. NF: Jesperson Press, 1985. Pp. 380. Illustrated. 8vo, blue ill. card covers. Authors included are: Cassie Brown, Victor Butler, Grace Butt, Tom Cahill, Michael Cook, Georgiana Cooper, Tom Dawe, Margaret Duley, Jack Fitzgerald, Elizabeth Goudie, Bill Gough, Ray Guy, Harold Horwood, Joan Horwood, Percy Janes, Kevin Major, Len Margaret, Jessie Mifflin, Tom Moore, Bernice Morgan, Patrick O'Flaherty, Paul O'Neill, Richard A. Parsons, Gordon Pinsent, David G. Pitt, Al Pittman, Cyril F. Poole, Helen Porter, Herbert L... View more info

Writing the Sea. First Edition

By: BROWN, Cassie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2005, ISBN:1894463749:

Seller ID: 67336


BROWN, Cassie. Writing the Sea. St. John's, NL : Flanker Press Ltd., 2005. First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-x,1-163,(3). Illustrated with 37 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, Brian Bursey photo-illustrated blue cardcovers. A collection of Brown's pieces on life in Newfoundland and of disasters around the island province's perilous coasts. Includes numerous articles on the sinking of the Florizel, as well as the Caribou disaster, the mutiny on the Diana, theloss of the Hope and the Empress of Scotland, and the rescue of the crew a board the Leicester. "Cassie Brown is one of Canada's best-known writer... View more info