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Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1906. red cloth

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Maritime Provinces - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $70.00

Publisher: McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd, Halifax, N.S. and Saint John, N.B, 1905,:

Seller ID: 84382


(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1906. Established 1824. Containing a Large Amount of Information for the Farmer, the Sailor, the Merchant and Professional Man. Halifax, N.S. and St. John, N.B.: McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd., [1905]. Pp [1]-407,(1),+ 3 leaves of advertisements tipped in. Index. Small 8vo, pressed red cloth, blind-stamped lettering to both boards, advertisements to endpapers. First published as "The Farmer's almanack,for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belch... View more info

Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1907

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Maritime Provinces - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd, Halifax, N.S. , 1906,:

Seller ID: 84384


(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1907. Established 1824. Containing an account of Astronomical and other Phenomena, and a large amount of Marine, Agricultural, Commercial, Governmental, Educational, Ecclesiastical and Legal information respecting the Maritime Provinces. Halifax, N.S.: McAlpine Publishing Co., Ltd., [1906]. Pp [1]-431,(1),+ 12 blanks interleaves with each Calendar month + 2 leaves of advertisements tipped in. Index. Small 8vo, pressed purple cloth, blind-stamped lettering to both boards, ad... View more info

Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1908

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Maritime Provinces - Almanack / Almanac

Price: $65.00

Publisher: McAlpine Publishing Co. Ltd, Halifax, N.S. , 1907,:

Seller ID: 84385


(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmers' Almanac For the Maritime Provinces, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1908. Established 1824. Containing an account of Astronomical and other Phenomena, and a large amount of Marine, Agricultural, Commercial, Governmental, Educational, Ecclesiastical and Legal information respecting the Maritime Provinces. Halifax, N.S.: McAlpine Publishing Co., Ltd., [1907]. Pp [1]-443,(1),+ 12 blanks interleaved with each Calendar month + 2 leaves of advertisements tipped in. Index. Small 8vo, pressed dark green cloth, blind-stamped lettering to both boards... View more info

Bending with the Wind

By: AVIS, Nick Newfoundland Poetry Series

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Breakwater, 1993, ISBN:1550810758:

Seller ID: 16878


AVIS, Nick. Bending with the Wind : Haiku and other poems. (St.John's) : Breakwater, (1993). Pp (64). 8vo, card covers, with flaps. In the Newfoundland Poetry Series. One entitled "Labrador". Fine. 6.00 View more info

Beneath a Wandering Star

By: WILLCOX, Hilton L.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Pentland Press, Edinburgh, 1986, ISBN:0946270325:

Seller ID: 96057


WILLCOX, Hilton L. Beneath a Wandering Star. Edinburgh: The Pentland Press,1986. First Printing. Pp. (12),1-355,(1). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, grey cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "To few men has it been givento spend one year in Antarctica and the next as far away as possible in N. E. Canada. Such a one is Dr. Willcox, whose remarkable journals are now published for us all to rear. He was a medical student in New Zealand when thegods of the sea called him from his final year of studies to sign on as a deck hand on the ship which brought the famous Admiral Byrd back from his... View more info

Beneath the Waves : Newfoundland Sea Stories. First Edition.

By: VAUTIER, Clarence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2006, ISBN:1894463978:

Seller ID: 78566


VAUTIER, Clarence. Beneath the Waves : Newfoundland Sea Stories. St. John's, NF : Flanker Press, 2006. Pp. (8),ix-xi,(1),1-227,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers with red spine. A volume in the Down East Collection. Clarence Bradley Vautier (b. August 6, 1972, La Poile, Newfoundland). "The waters off the east coast of Canada have seen their share of accidents and disasters during the twentieth century. In Newfoundland alone, countlesslives have been swallowed up by the angry seas of the North Atlantic or ha ve fallen victim to the devastating effects of fire, explosions, collis... View more info

Beothuk

By: MARSHALL, Ingeborg

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Newfoundland Historical Society, St. John's, NF, 2001, ISBN:0968080332:

Seller ID: 60710


MARSHALL, Ingeborg. The Beothuk. St. John's, NF: The Newfoundland Historical Society, 2001. First Edition. Printed and bound by Jesperson Press. Pp. (2),3-87,(1). Maps, drawings, b&w photos and a other illustrations in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated grey and red card covers. A history of the Beothuk people, native to Newfoundland, who became extinct in the early part of the nineteenth century. This volume focuses Beothuk traditions, as well as interrelations between the Beothuk and the Europeans arrivals, as well as with other native groups in the region. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Prehi... View more info

Best of Wilfred Grenfell. 4th pr.

By: GRENFELL, Wilfred) POPE, William, ed.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Lancelot, Hantsport, 1994, ISBN:0889994234:

Seller ID: 93621


(GRENFELL, Wilfred). The Best of Wilfred Grenfell. Selected and introduced by William Pope. Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot Press, (October 1994). Fourth Printing. Pp [1]-179,(1). 8vo, grey card covers with white spine. Vg. 9.00 View more info

Best of Wilfred Grenfell. Abridged Edition

By: GRENFELL, Wilfred) POPE, William, (ed.)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Lancelot, 1990,:

Seller ID: 3511


(GRENFELL, Wilfred). The Best of Wilfred Grenfell. Special Abridged Editionfor The Second Mile. Selected and with Introduction by William Pope. (Hant sport, N.S.: Lancelot Press Limited, 1990). Pp (3),4-56. 8vo, grey cardcovers. Trade paperback. Contents : Introduction; Adrift On An Ice Pan; What Christ Means to Me. This abridged edition is out of print. Very good. 6.50 View more info

Between History and Tomorrow : Making and Breaking Everyday Life in Rural Newfoundland. 2nd pbk.

By: SIDER, Gerald

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Broadview Press, Peterborough, ON, 2003, ISBN:1551115174:

Seller ID: 75043


SIDER, Gerald. Between History and Tomorrow : Making and Breaking Everyday Life in Rural Newfoundland . (Peterborough, ON): Broadview Press, (2003). The second edition, significantly expanded and updated, of "Culture and Class in Anthropology and History: A Newfoundland Illustration". Pp. [i]-xviii,(2) of maps,1-344,(4), + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated bluecard covers. Contents: 1. Anthropology and history, culture and class; 2. The particularity and relevance of Newfoundland; 3. Autonomy and the harness: the logic of merchant capital; 4. Regale and rule: the logic of p... View more info

Bible in Canada. No dj

By: WOODLEY, E.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dent, 1953,:

Seller ID: 11877


WOODLEY, E.C. The Bible in Canada. Tor./ Vancouver : J.M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Limited, (April 1953). Pp (4),v-viii,(2),3-320 + 8 p. of photos. Illustrated. 8vo, brownish cloth. O'Dea 3034, Lande: Moravian Missions 80, Watters p.857, Rhodenizer p.367. Dust-jacket adds subtitle: The Story of the British and Foreign Bible Society in Canada. Woodley (1878-1955). Chapter 10 : Newfoundland (pp.115-125). Other references in index. With bibliography and index. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Big Hop : The North Atlantic Air Race. Signed, paperback edition.

By: WILL, Gavin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boulder Publications, Portugal Cove-St Philips, NF, 2008, ISBN:9780973027181:

Seller ID: 103157


WILL, Gavin. The Big Hop : The North Atlantic Air Race. (Portugal Cove - St. Philip's, NF): Boulder Publications, (2008). First Printing. Pp. (4),1-151,(1). Quadruple column. Illustrated in black and white. Large oblong 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with yellow and white lettering to front cover, white lettering to spine. "On June 14, 1919, a Vickers Vimy biplane lumbered into the air from a field in St. John's, Newfoundland. More than sixteen hours and 3,000 kilometres later, the British crew of John Alcock and Arthur Whitten Brown brought the aircraft to a crash landing in a bog near... View more info

Big Score : Robert Friedland and the Voisey's Bay Hustle. 1st pbk

By: McNISH, Jacquie FRIEDLAND, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada , 1999, ISBN:0385259069:

Seller ID: 42314


McNISH, Jacquie. The Big Score. [ Robert Friedland and the Voisey's Bay Hustle]. (Totonto ) : Doubleday Canada Limited, (1999). First Paperback Printing. Pp [i]-xii,[1]-356,+ 16 pp.photos. 8vo, illustrated card covers with black and red spine Black mark across barcode, minro spine creasing, else vg.Getting uncommon. 35.00 View more info

Big Score : Robert Friedland, Inco, and the Voisey's Bay Hustle. 1st in dj

By: McNISH, Jacquie FRIEDLAND, Robert

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada , 1998, ISBN:0385257589:

Seller ID: 29665


McNISH, Jacquie. The Big Score. [ Robert Friedland, Inco, and the Voisey's Bay Hustle]. (Toronto) : Doubleday Canada Limited, (1998). First Printing. Pp [i]-xii,[1]-356,+ 16 pp.photos. 8vo, blue boards Name, else vg in unclipped dj. Curiously uncommon. 70.00 View more info

Bill Bennett : Pioneer Bush Pilot and Outfitter : A Biography. pbk.

By: RICH, Len BENNETT, Bill)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Breakwater Books, St. John's, NF, 2008, ISBN:9781550812503:

Seller ID: 79690


RICH, Len. Bill Bennett : Pioneer Bush Pilot and Outfitter : A Biography . (St. John's, NF): Breakwater Books, (2008). Pp. (6),[7]-109,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers with blank red spine. Vg. 8.50 View more info

Billy Topsail & Company. : 1947 M&S edition, in dustjacket

By: DUNCAN, Norman TURNER, Stanley

Price: $27.50

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart Limited, 1947,:

Seller ID: 6047


DUNCAN, Norman. Billy Topsail & Company. Illustrated by Stanley Turner, A.R.C.A. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart Limited, (1947). Pp (6), 7-318, (2), +8 p. of plates. 8vo, burnt orange cloth, black lettering to front board an d spine. O'Dea 1460 for 1910 edition, Watters p.280, Rhodenizer p.737, Spadoni & Donnelly 1308.. For Duncan (1871-1916) see ENL I:653-4. "Topsail, Armstrong, Grimm & Company was the name which these daring spirits of Newfoundland were incorporated, and their fortunes aboard the schooner, Spot Cash, in which they carried on brisk trading along the French Shore, in deadl... View more info

Billy Topsail, M.D. : A Tale of Adventure With Doctor Luke of the Labrador.

By: DUNCAN, Norman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Revell, 1910,:

Seller ID: 83897


DUNCAN, Norman. Billy Topsail, M.D. : A Tale of Adventure With Doctor Luke of the Labrador. Illustrated. N.Y.: Fleming H. Revell, (copyright 1910). Pp(4),5-317,(1), frontis. 8vo, illustrated green cloth with two dogs and an iceberg scene (black drawing), as well as two sailing vessels; soaring seabird decoration to spine. O'Dea 1630, Watters p.280, Rhodenizer pp.737-8. This has three Billy Topsail titles listed before frontispiece. For Duncan (1871-1916) see ENL I:653-4. Moderate insect damage to boards and extremities, fraying to spine ends, split to fore-edge of front board, small corner cli... View more info

Birds of Newfoundland and Labrador [1]

By: Birds) PETERSON, Roger Tory

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 0,:

Seller ID: 20927


(Birds). Birds of Newfoundland and Labrador [1]. [St.John's] : Tourist Development Division, Dept. of Economic Development, n.d. Folio, folder containing 3 colour plates. Illustrations by Roger Tory Peterson of various seabirds, including terns, gulls, murres, puffins, etc. Vg. 50.00 View more info

Birds of Newfoundland Labrador

By: AUSTIN, Oliver Luther, Jr.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Nuttall Ornithological Club, 1932,:

Seller ID: 5458


AUSTIN, Oliver Luther, Jr. The Birds of Newfoundland Labrador. Memoirs of the Nuttall Ornithological Club, No.VII. Cambridge, Mass.: Published by the Club, September, 1932. Pp (4),[1]-229, (3) + double-page map at rear. 4to, dark grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine.. O'Dea 2049, Tanner 23. In addition to the Annotated List there is as an Introduction; "The Origin and History of the Labrador Avifauna" (pp.13-22); Bibliography (pp.203-219); and an index. N.B. There are no illustrations. Very good to fine in a torn, plain brown dustwrapper. 100.00 View more info

Birds of the Bowdoin College Expedition to Labrador in 1891.- An article inProceedings of the Portland Society of Natural History, Vol. II, Part 5, 1 901

By: NORTON, Arthur H.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Portland Society of Natural History, Portland, Maine, 1901,:

Seller ID: 82823


NORTON, Arthur H. “Birds of the Bowdoin College Expedition to Labrador in 1891.” An article in Proceedings of the Portland Society of Natural History,Vol. II, Part 5, 1901, pp 139-158 + 1 Plate. Portland, Maine : Printed for the Society, 1901. Pp 139-200,+ 3 plates. 8vo, printed grey stapled wrappe rs. Other articles : J.S. Kingley's “Preliminary Catalogue of the Marine Invertebrata of Casco Bay, Maine” (pp. 159-184); P.C. Manning's “Glacial Pot-Holes in Maine” (pp. 185-200,+ 2 plates). Edges browned, wrappers chipped and torn, else very good. Unopened. The whole issue for 90.00 View more info