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Clean Ships, Clean Ports, Clean Oceans : Controlling Garbage and Plastic Wastes at Sea

By: Committee on Shipborne Wastes

Price: $50.00

Publisher: National Academies Press, Washington, D.C., 1995, ISBN:0309051371:

Seller ID: 110854


(Committee on Shipborne Wastes, Marine Board, Commission on Engineering andTechnical Systems, National Research Council). Clean Ships, Clean Ports, C lean Oceans : Controlling Garbage and Plastic Wastes at Sea. Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 1995. Pp (2),iii-xxi,(3),1-355,(5). Tables, diagrams and a few b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated paper-covered boards, lettered in white. 'Marine debris is a serious environmental problem. To do its part, the United States has agreed to abide by the international treaty for garbage control at sea, known as MARPOL 73/78 Annex V. &... View more info

Clipper Ship Prints: Including other Merchant Sailing Ships. Library Edition in dustjacket

By: PETERS, Fred J., comp CURRIER, N. CURRIER and IVES. CURRIER and IVES.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Antique Bulletin Publishing Company,, New York, 1930,:

Seller ID: 111738


PETERS, Fred J., (comp.). Clipper Ship Prints: Including other Merchant Sailing Ships. By N. Currier and Currier & Ives: Being a Pictorial Check List and Collation together with a History of Each Ship. Fully Illustrated. New York : Antique Bulletin Publishing Company, 1930. First Edition, Library Edition Pp (8),9-107,(2, index),(3). Large 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, gilt clipper ship to front. Halftone reproductionsof the prints with annotations to the vessels represented and to the print s themselves. With Introduction by Peters. Large Folio Prints : 1. Clipper ... View more info

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Clipper Ship Prints: Including other Merchant Sailing Ships. Limited, Numbered Edition in dustjacket

By: PETERS, Fred J., comp CURRIER, N. CURRIER and IVES. CURRIER and IVES.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Antique Bulletin Publishing Company,, New York, 1930,:

Seller ID: 39481


PETERS, Fred J., (comp.). Clipper Ship Prints: Including other Merchant Sailing Ships. By N. Currier and Currier & Ives: Being a Pictorial Check List and Collation together with a History of Each Ship. Fully Illustrated. New York : Antique Bulletin Publishing Company, 1930. First Edition, Limited, Numbered Edition. Pp (8),9-107,(2, index),(3). Large 8vo, ribbed blue cloth,gilt lettering to front board and spine, gilt clipper ship to front. Numbe r 76 of an edition limited to 500 copies. Halftone reproductions of the prints with annotations to the vessels represented and to the prints themselve... View more info

Coast Salish Status Ranking and Intergroup Ties

By: ELMENDORF, William W

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1971,:

Seller ID: 102423


ELMENDORF, William W. Coast Salish Status Ranking and Intergroup Ties. Reprinted from Southwestern Journal of Anthropology, Volume 27, Number 4, Winter 1971. Albuquerque : The University of New Mexico, (1971). Pp 353-380. 8vo, grey stapled card covers, front cover lettered in blue. Contents : Introductory; Sources of Data; Social Network; Local Constituents of Networks; Internal Compositon of the Village; Kinship Basis of the Network; Intervillage Relations and Status; The Skokomish Twana Social Field; Skokomish Status Criteria: Spirit Power; Skokomish Status Criteria: Rank Ascription; Skokomi... View more info

Cochiti : A New Mexico Pueblo, Past and Present. signed

By: LANGE, Charles H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press, 1959,:

Seller ID: 57563


LANGE, Charles H. Cochiti : A New Mexico Pueblo, Past and Present. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, (1959). Pp. 618. Illustrated with 35 figures and 28 plates. Folding chart in pocket. 8vo, black and beige patterned cloth, beige spine with black titles, top edge light orange.. Cochiti is an Indian Pueblo located on the Rio Grande, thirty miles south west of Sante Fe, New Mexico, occupying the same site as it has for centuries. Owner's names inkstamped to all edges, else vg. Signed by the author on the title page. 50.00 View more info

Cochiti : A New Mexico Pueblo, Past and Present. signed in dj

By: LANGE, Charles H.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press, 1959,:

Seller ID: 57562


LANGE, Charles H. Cochiti : A New Mexico Pueblo, Past and Present. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, (1959). Pp. 618. Illustrated with 35 figures and 28 plates. Folding chart in pocket. 8vo, black and beige patterned cloth, beige spine with black titles, top edge light orange.. Cochiti is an Indian Pueblo located on the Rio Grande, thirty miles south west of Sante Fe, New Mexico, occupying the same site as it has for centuries. Owner's names inkstamped to ffep, else vg in edgeworn, spine sunned dj. Signed by the author on the title page. 60.00 View more info

Collected Poetry of Malcolm Lowry. in dj.

By: LOWRY, Malcolm SCHERF, Kathleen, ed. with an intro. ACKERLEY, Chris, explanatory annotation

Price: $60.00

Publisher: UBC Press, Vancouver, 1992, ISBN:0774803622:

Seller ID: 95224


LOWRY, Malcolm. The Collected Poetry of Malcolm Lowry . Edited and introduced by Kathleen Scherf. With explanatory annotation by Chris Ackerley. Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, (1992). Pp. (6),[vii]-xviii,(4),[3]-418,(10). 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. "The sections of Lowry's text are chronologically arranged to reflect his artistic development, and are preceded by short essays describing the specific issues raised by his poems. Theopening section, Lowry's poetic juvenilia, reflects his fascination with t he sea, as does the ensuing section, 'The Lighthouse Invites the Storm'... View more info

Color of Man. in dustjacket

By: COHEN, Robert COMAS, Juan HEYMAN, Ken

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Random House, New York, 1968,:

Seller ID: 108727


COHEN, Robert. The Color of Man. With an Afterword by Juan Comasm illustrated by Ken Heyman. New York : Random House, (1968). Pp (8),[3]-109,(5). Illustrated. Large 8vo, black cloth spine, light grey paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "The Color of Man is a survey of the facts about color, based on research by experts in many fields. It covers the biologists' findings about what color is and how it is passed on from one generation to the next; anthropologists' explanations of how color evolved as the human species spread across the earth; the results of studies by historians, s... View more info

Comfortable Cruising Around North and Central America. First Edition.

By: COPELAND, Liza

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Romany Publishing, Vancouver, 2001, ISBN:0969769040:

Seller ID: 74043


COPELAND, Liza. Comfortable Cruising Around North and Central America. (Vancouver, BC) : Romany Publishing, 2001. First Printing. Pp. [1]-311,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green card covers, black and white lettering to front, white lettering to spine. Liza Copeland (b. 1946, Twickenham, England). "Veteran cruisers Andy and Liza set off to sail around North America [aboard the yacht Bagheera] from their home in Vancouver to the Canadian Maritimes via the Panama Canal." - from the rear cover. Contents: I: Pacific Northwest: 1. Departure from Vancouver, British Columbia; 2. Tales of... View more info

Coming Attractions 4. pbk.

By: JAMES-FRENCH, Dayv, Lesley KRUEGER & Rohinton MISTRY KRUEGER, Lesley MISTRY, Rohinton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, 1986, ISBN:0887506410:

Seller ID: 103405


JAMES-FRENCH, Dayv, Lesley KRUEGER & Rohinton MISTRY. Coming Attractions 4 . [N.pl.]: (Oberon Press, 1986). Pp. (5), 6-186, (6). 8vo, illustrated green card covers. "This series has always been known for promise and variety. and the present volume, edited by David Helwig and Sandra Martin, is no exceptiom. Dayv James-French writes bright, hard-edged stories about middle Canadians living in a middle-Canadian city. Lesley Krueger lives in Mexico and writes about faraway people and places. Rohinton Mistry is a Parsee and his stories are filled with the colour and ambiguity of life in Bombay. ... View more info

Conquest and Survival in Colonial Guatemala : A Historical Geography of theCuchumatan Highlands, 1500-1821. First Edition.

By: LOVELL, W. George.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Kingston and Montreal, 1985, ISBN:0773504338:

Seller ID: 115333


LOVELL, W. George. Conquest and Survival in Colonial Guatemala : A Historical Geography of the Cuchumatan Highlands, 1500-1821. Kingston and Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1985). First Printing. Pp. (10),[xi]-xv,(1),[1]-254,(2), + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, decorated red cloth with black and white lettering to front board, black lettering to spine. "Compared to what is known about Mexico and Peru, the nature of the colonial experience in Central America remains blurred and speculative. General histories exist, but few detailed regional s... View more info

Conquest of the Ocean : The Illustrated History of Seafaring. First Printing in dustjacket

By: LAVERY, Brian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DK Publishing, New York, 2013, ISBN:9781465408419:

Seller ID: 111530


LAVERY, Brian. The Conquest of the Ocean : The Illustrated History of Seafaring. (New York) : DK Publishing, (2013). First American Printing. Pp (7),8-400. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, white cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Brian Lavery MA, (b. July 18, 1945, Scotland) is a British naval historian, author, and Curator Emeritus at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. "For many years, the oceans that cover most of our planet were considered unimportant - eve as late as the 19th century the naturalist Charles Darwin dismissed them as "a tedious waste, a desert of wate... View more info

Conquistadores and Cannibals : The Early History of Padre Island, 1519-1845

By: SMYLIE, Vernon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Texas News Syndicate, Corpus Christi, TX, 1964,:

Seller ID: 77402


SMYLIE, Vernon. Conquistadores and Cannibals : The Early History of Padre Island, 1519-1845. Corpus Christi, TX: Texas News Syndicate Press, 1964. Pp.[1]-28. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled blue card covers. Padre Isla nd is a long, shoal-like island just off the Texan coast south of Corpus Christi. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Contemporary Culture of the Cáhita Indians Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 142

By: BEALS, Ralph Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 142

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office, Washington, 1945,:

Seller ID: 57442


BEALS, Ralph. The Contemporary Culture of the Cáhita Indians. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 142. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1945. Pp. 244. With 20 pp. of plates. 8vo, grey card covers, black titles to front and spine. Errata slip tipped in at the inside front cover. Spine sunned to brown, owner's name and publication date inked to front, else vg. 25.00 View more info

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Continentalizing Canada : The Politics and Legacy of the Macdonald Royal Commission. in dj.

By: INWOOD, Gregory J. Studies in Comparative Political Economy and Public Policy, 21)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2005, ISBN:0802087299: 2005

Seller ID: 86617

ISBN: 0802087299


INWOOD, Gregory J. Continentalizing Canada : The Politics and Legacy of the Macdonald Royal Commission. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (2005). First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-xiv,(2),[3]-471,(3). Tables and figures in the text. 8vo, red cloth with black lettering to spine. Studies in Comparative Political Economy and Public Policy series, volume 21. Editors: Michael Howlett, David Laycock, Stephen McBride. "Free trade has been a highly contentious issue since the Conservative government of Brian Mulroney negotiated the first free trade agreement with the... View more info

Contribuciones de la América Latina al Derecho del Mar

By: VARGAS, Jorge A. Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas, Serie H. Estudios... 2)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México / UNAM, México, 1981, ISBN:9685801495:

Seller ID: 55828


VARGAS, Jorge A. Contribuciones de la América Latina al Derecho del Mar. México : Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 1981. First Edition. Pp. (10),[9]-138,(4). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with white spine. Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas, Serie H, Estudios de Derecho InternationalPúblico, Núm. 2. This much extended version is not in Papadakis and Glassn er, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography : Supplement to the 1980 edition. A volume on the Latin American contributions to the research into the Law of the Sea. Contents : 1. Introduccion. 2.... View more info

Contributions to the Archaeology and Ethnohistory of Greater Mesoamerica. First Edition

By: FOLAN, William J. McGEE, Harold Franklin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale, IL, 1985,:

Seller ID: 57570


FOLAN, William J. Contributions to the Archaeology and Ethnohistory of Greater Mesoamerica. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, (1985). First Edition. Pp. 334. 8vo, blue cloth, black titles to front and spine."The essays in this book present the inte­grated application of prehistori c, ethno­historic, and ethnographic data centering on the interpretation ofpast and present peoples residing in Greater Meso­america. These groups, a t some time in their existence, had much in common: a corn-, bean-, and squash-farming base; permanent villages with plazas; public religious s... View more info

Cross Roads. in dj

By: CROSS, Austin F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Southam Press Montreal Limited, 1936,:

Seller ID: 68570


CROSS, Austin F. Cross Roads. Montreal: printed by Southam Press Montreal Limited, 1936. Pp. 301. 8vo, beige cloth, white paper label with red trim tofront and spine. The author describes his travels around Canada and the Un ited States, many of them by train. Contents: Gadding Around Montreal; The Trans-Canada Limited; West to East; Toronto the Not So Good; Off to Alaska;America's Attic; Sleigh Through Glengarry; Saint John - 15 Years Later; Mo ntreal to Mexico; The Rio Grande Frontier; Motor to Mount Washington; California via Vancouver; Happy in San Francisco; Malibu and Fringe of Los Angel... View more info

Crotchets and Quavers : or, Revelations of an Opera Manager in America. First Edition

By: MARETZEK, Max

Price: $25.00

Publisher: S. French, 121 Nassau-Street, New York, 1855,:

Seller ID: 115968


MARETZEK, Max. Crotchets and Quavers : or, Revelations of an Opera Manager in America. New York : S. French, 121 Nassau-Street, 1855. First Edition. Pp (4),[iii]-viii,(2),11-346,(14, publisher's ads),(2). 8vo, blue cloth, blindstamped boards, gilt lettering and vignette of music conductor to spine. Max Maretzek (b. June 28, 1821 – d. May 14, 1897) was a Moravian-born composer, conductor, and impresario active in the United States and Latin America. Contents : First Letter. To Hector Berlioz, Paris : Music in New York, in 1848—The Astor Place Opera House—Truffi—Benedetti, Rosi—Madame ... View more info

Cruising Guide to the Caribbean and the Bahamas

By: HART, Jerrems C. and William T. STONE STONE, William T.

Price: $27.50

Publisher: 1976,:

Seller ID: 23366


HART, Jerrems C. and William T. STONE. A Cruising Guide to the Caribbean and the Bahamas. Including the North Coast of South America, Central America,and Yucatan. N.Y.: Dodd, Mead, (1976). Pp 578. Illustrated. 8vo, navy clot h. Toy 2895, Morris & Howland p 63. Vg in dj. 27.50 View more info