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2500 Miles on the Norwegian Coastal Steamer. 7th pr

By: WELLE-STRAND, Erling.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 1968,:

Seller ID: 81798


WELLE-STRAND, Erling. 2500 Miles on the Norwegian Coastal Steamer. Published by Bergen Line, Bergen; Nordenfjeldske Steamship Company, Trondheim; Vesteraalen Steamship Company, Stokmarknes; Stavanger Steamship Company, Stavanger; Ofoten Steamship Company, Narvik; and Norway Travel Association, (1968). Seventh Impression. Pp [1]-[63],(1),+ 32 pp plates. Small 8vo, illustrated white card covers, illustrated endpapers. “The cruise on board the express steamer along the coast of Norway is one of the loveliest sea voyages inthe world. The scenery you will pass on route in unbelievably beautiful, ... View more info

Account of the Crustacea of Norway, with short descriptions and figures of all the species. Complete set. Original edition. [9 volumes in 11].

By: SARS, G.O.

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: 1890,:

Seller ID: 79270


SARS, G.O. An Account of the Crustacea of Norway, with short descriptions and figures of all the species. [9 volumes in 11]. Kristiania (and Copenhagen) : Published by Alb. Cammermeyer, 1890, 1895; and Bergen : Published by the Bergen Museum / Sold by Alb. Cammermeyer's Forlag, Christiania, 1896-1928. Various paginations (over 2400 pages and 800 plates). 4to, black librarycloth. Vol. I. Amphipoda. Vol. I. Amphipoda (Plates.). Vol. II. Isopoda. V ol. III. Cumacea. Vol. IV. Copepoda Calanoida. Vol. V. Copepoda Harpacticoida. [rebound in two volumes]. Vol. VI. Copepoda Cyclopoida. Vol. VII. Copep... View more info

Account of the Crustacea of Norway, with short descriptions and figures of all the species. Complete set. Original edition. [9 volumes in 11].

By: SARS, G.O.

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: 1890,:

Seller ID: 79269


SARS, G.O. An Account of the Crustacea of Norway, with short descriptions and figures of all the species. [9 volumes in 11]. Kristiania (and Copenhagen) : Published by Alb. Cammermeyer, 1890, 1895; and Bergen : Published by the Bergen Museum / Sold by Alb. Cammermeyer's Forlag, Christiania, 1896-1928. 4to, black library cloth. Vol. I. Amphipoda. Pp [1]-711,(1). Index. Vol.I. Amphipoda (Plates.). [Plates not bound in order]. Plates 1-240 (lacking Plate 109). Supplementary Plates I-VIII (lacking Plates VII and VIII). Vol . II. Isopoda. [Parts bound together with individual title pages]. Part I, ... View more info

Across the Roof of the World. 1st UK no dj

By: SKREDE, Wilfred MICHAEL, M.A., trans.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Staples Press, London, 1954,:

Seller ID: 38002


SKREDE, Wilfred. Across the Roof of the World. Translated from the Norwegian by M.A. Michael. L.: Staples Press, (1954). First Edition. Pp 255. Ilustrated. Map. 8vo, green cloth. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Advances in Aquaculture : Papers presented at the FAO Technical Conference on Aquaculture, Kyoto, Japan, 26 May - 2 June 1976

By: PILLAY, T. V. R., and Wm. A. DILL (eds.) DILL, Wm. A. FARWELL, M. K. PORTER, T. R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books Ltd,, Farnham, Surrey, England, 1979, ISBN:0852380925:

Seller ID: 115031


PILLAY, T. V. R., and Wm. A. DILL (eds.). Advances in Aquaculture : Papers presented at the FAO Technical Conference on Aquaculture, Kyoto, Japan, 26 May - 2 June 1976. Farnham, Surrey, England : Published by arrangement withthe Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, by Fishing Ne ws Books Ltd, (1979). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xviii,1-653,(1). Illustrated.Figures. Tables. Double Column. 4to, green cloth, gilt lettering and decor ation to front board and spine. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 125.00 Contents :... View more info

Advances in Fisheries Technology and Biotechnology for Increased Profitability : Papers from the 34th Atlantic Fisheries Technological Conference and Seafood Biotechnology Workshop, August 27 to September 1, 1989, St. John's,NF, Canada. First printing

By: VOIGT, Michael N., and J. Richard BOTTA (eds.) BOTTA, J. Richard

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Technomic Publishing Co. Inc., Lancaster, PA / Basel, 1990, ISBN:877627851:

Seller ID: 100331


VOIGT, Michael N., and J. Richard BOTTA (eds.). Advances in Fisheries Technology and Biotechnology for Increased Profitability : Papers from the 34th Atlantic Fisheries Technological Conference and Seafood Biotechnology Workshop, August 27 to September 1, 1989, St. John's, NF, Canada. Lancaster (PA)/ Basel : Technomic Publishing Co. Inc., (1990). First Printing. Pp (2),ii i-xi,(1),1-566,(6). Illustrated. Index. 4to, blue cloth, front cover and spine lettered in dark blue and light metallic blue. Contents : Opening Address for the Seafood Biotechnology Workshop (Senator J. Marshall). Chapter I.... View more info

Air Power and the Royal Navy 1914-1945 : A Historical Survey. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: TILL, Geoffrey.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jane's Publishing, London, 1979, ISBN:0 354 01204 5:

Seller ID: 56112


TILL, Geoffrey. Air Power and the Royal Navy 1914-1945 : A Historical Survey. London : Jane's Publishing Co., (1979). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-224, frontis., + [32] pp of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. "Well illustrated with line drawings and photographs, most never published before, Air Power and the Royal Navy 1914-45 identifies the FAA'S [Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm] five essential components: its people, shops, aircraft, organization and operational philosophy. Dealing with each in turn, the author traces the evolution ofthe sinews of what was to become Britain's most potent long-range milit... View more info

Aircraft and Sea Power. US in dj.

By: HEZLET, Arthur, Vice-Admiral Sir

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stein and Day, New York, 1970,:

Seller ID: 88572


HEZLET, Arthur, Vice-Admiral Sir. Aircraft and Sea Power. New York: Stein and Day, (1970). Pp. (6),vii-xii,[1]-370,(2), + 12 p. of plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A comprehensive survey of the relationship between air power and the dominance of the seas, from the dawn of flight into the Cold War era. Contents: 1. The Birthof Naval Aviation; 2. Aircraft at Sea in the Early Part of the Great War, 1914-15; 3. Aircraft in the North Sea and with the Fleets, 1914-18; 4. Aircraft in the Defeat of the U-boats and in the Narrow Seas, 1914-18; 5. The Pe... View more info

Album of Drawings of Early Buildings in Nova Scotia. First Edition, cloth

By: WALLACE, Arthur W.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia and The Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1976,:

Seller ID: 64565


WALLACE, Arthur W. An Album of Drawings of Early Buildings in Nova Scotia. Halifax, N.S. : "Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia and The Nova Scotia Museum", 1976. First Edition. "Printed by Earl Whynot & Associates Limited". Pp (4),[i]-xi,(1),+ 64 plates. Some pages double column. Oblong folio (18 x 12½ inches), blue cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Arthur William Wallace (b. 1903, Staten Island, New York - d. 1978) had family ties to Nova Scotia and was an architect in Hamilton, Ontario at the time of publication. Prefatory pieces by Phyllis R. Blakeley and Mi... View more info

Amateur Sailor. 3rd imp in dj.

By: HARLING, Robert DREW, Nicholas) WORSLEY, John (drawings)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chatto and Windus, London, 1947,:

Seller ID: 65909


HARLING, Robert. Amateur Sailor . With drawings by John Worsley. L.: Chattoand Windus, 1947. Third Impression. Pp. [8],1-291,[1]. Illustrated. Small 8vo, blue cloth with dark blue gilt lettered title block to spine. Law 0682/698. The autobiography of Robert Harling to 1941 (published in previous editions under the pseudonym Nicholas Drew) a long-time sailor, yacht designer, ocean racer, and eventual officer in the Royal Navy, seeing action in Norway and Dunkirk. Vg in rubbed, spine-nicked, hinge-worn, corner-clipped dj. 40.00 View more info

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An Album of Drawings of Early Buildings in Nova Scotia. First Edition, cloth

By: WALLACE, Arthur W.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia and The Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1976,: 1976

Seller ID: 33957


WALLACE, Arthur W. An Album of Drawings of Early Buildings in Nova Scotia. Halifax, N.S. : "Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia and The Nova Scotia Museum", 1976. First Edition. "Printed by Earl Whynot & Associates Limited". Pp (4),[i]-xi,(1),+ 64 plates. Some pages double column. Oblong folio (18 x 12½ inches), blue cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Arthur William Wallace (b. 1903, Staten Island, New York - d. 1978) had family ties to Nova Scotia and was an architect in Hamilton, Ontario at the time of publication. Prefatory pieces by Phyllis R. Blakeley and Min... View more info

Anchor and Balance : Der norske Veritas 1864-1989.

By: ANDERSEN, Hakon With and John Peter COLLETT

Price: $45.00

Publisher: J.W. Cappelens Forlag , 1989, ISBN:8202117690:

Seller ID: 80704


ANDERSEN, Hakon With and John Peter COLLETT. Anchor and Balance : Der norske Veritas 1864-1989. N.pl.: J.W. Cappelens Forlag A.S., (1989). Pp [1]-491,(5). Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth. “This book is the history of a very special institution. Det norske Veritas was founded in 1864 as a classification service for the Norwegian merchant marine. Today Veritas is one of the largest and most important of the international classification societies, with activities around the world.” - from the dj. Contents : 1. Ship Classification in a Liberal Age: The Founding of Det norske Veritas. 2. The... View more info

Angel of Grozny : Orphans of a Forgotten War. First Edition in dustjacket,signed.

By: SEIERSTAD, Asne. CHRISTIANSEN, Nadia, trans.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Basic Books, New York, 2008, ISBN:9780465011223:

Seller ID: 103697


SEIERSTAD, Asne. The Angel of Grozny : Orphans of a Forgotten War. Translated by Nadia Christiansen. New York: Basic Books, (2008). First US Printing.Pp. (6),[1]-340,(6). 8vo, black paper covered spine with blue paper covere d boards, silver lettering to spine. "In the early hours of New Year's Eve 1994, Russian troops invaded the Republic of Chechnya, plunging the countryinto a prologned and bloody conflict that continues to this day. A foreign correspondent in Moscow at the time, Asne Seierstad traveled regularly to Chechnya to report on the war, describing its effects on those trying to... View more info

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Angling Travels in Norway. With Numerous Illustrations by Pencil, Brush, and Camera, and Coloured Illustrations of Salmon Flies by the Autho

By: SANDEMAN, Fraser

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Chapman & Hall, 1895,:

Seller ID: 30950


SANDEMAN, Fraser. Angling Travels in Norway. With Numerous Illustrations byPencil, Brush, and Camera, and Coloured Illustrations of Salmon Flies by t he Author. London: Chapman & Hall, 1895. 8vo, 284 pp., frontis., illus., blue cloth with black & gilt illustration to front board and spine. Cloth rubbed and somewhat worn along extremities. Text is almost entirely unopened. Spine cracked at pp. 64 - 65; 80 - 81; 112 - 113. Canada Library of Parliament bookplate at front, and withdrawn inkstamp of same at back, else vg. Unopened. 750.00 View more info

Antarctic Voyage of M.V. Thala Dan, 1958. An article in The Geographical Journal, Vol. 125, Parts 3-4, September-December 1959

By: LAW, Phillip. Geographical Journal, 125:3-4, September 1959) LISTER, H. PRATT, Geoffrey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Royal Geographical Society, London, 1959,:

Seller ID: 102932


(The Geographical Journal). LAW, Phillip. "The Antarctic Voyage of M.V. Thala Dan, 1958". An article in The Geographical Journal, Vol. CXXV, Parts III-IV, September-December 1959, pp. 326-342. London: The Royal Geographical Society, 1958. Pp. i-xii,[293]-502,(6), + 16 p. of black and white plates, +3 leaves of folding maps. Illustrated. 8vo, printed blue card covers. Also includes: The Rt. Hon. Lord Nathan's presidential address; Tom Harrisson's "Innermost Borneo: Ten Years' Exploration and Research" (pp. 299-311); Eri c Shipton's "Explorations in Patagonia" (pp. 312-32... View more info

Apostle of the North, Rev. James Evans. Later printing

By: YOUNG, Egerton R. EVANS, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fleming H. Revell, 0,:

Seller ID: 110809


YOUNG, Egerton R. The Apostle of the North, Rev. James Evans. New York / Chicago / Toronto : Fleming H. Revell Company, (copyright 1899). Later Printing (without pictorial onlay to front). Pp (6),7-262,(2), frontispiece portrait (with tissue guard) + 20 plates. 8vo, illustrated orange cloth, lettered in black to front board and spine. This book is by the Canadian adventurer and author Egerton R. Young. James Evans (January 18, 1801 – November 23,1846) was an English-Canadian Methodist missionary and amateur linguist. H e is best remembered for his creation of the "syllabic" writing s... View more info

Aquatic Telemetry

By: THORSTAD, Eva B. (ed.) FLEMING, Ian A. (ed.) NÆSJE, Tor Fredrik (ed.) Developments in Hydrobiology 165

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002, ISBN:1402008775:

Seller ID: 65162


THORSTAD, Eva B. [et al]. Aquatic Telemetry: Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Fish Telemetry in Europe. Edited by Eva B. Thorstad, Ian A. Fleming & Tor Fredrik Næsje: Series editor H. J. Dumont. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, (2002). Pp 292. Illustrated with maps, graphs, and tables to text. 4to, turquoise illustrated card covered boards; double column. Developments in Hydrobiology 165. Reprinted from Hydrobiologia, Volume 483 (2002). "The Fourth Conference on Fish Telemetry in Europe was held in Trondheim, Norway from 26 to 30 June 2001. The aim of the Conference was to fa... View more info

Arctic Flight : Adventures Amongst Northern Birds. First Edition in dustjacket

By: McCALLUM, James Langford Press - Wildlife Art Series, no. 17

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Langford Press, Peterborough, 2007, ISBN:9781904078265:

Seller ID: 115391


McCALLUM, James. Arctic Flight : Advtures Amongst Northern Birds. (Peterborough) : Langford Press, 2007. First Edition. Pp (4),5-180. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt letterng to spine. "Arctic Flight is a collection of sketches, paintings and observations made in Finland, Norway, Siberia and Alaska. The artwork and written accounts were all made outdoors from life. By working directly from nature it is hoped that some of the life and energy of the subjects and also some of the excitement of the observation may be captured in the rapidly made marks and quicklv laid w... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 46, No. 2,June 1993

By: Arctic Journal FREEMAN, Milton M.R. CAMPBELL, Ray CAULFIELD, Richard A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Published for the Arctic Institute of North America by The University of Calgary Press, Calgary , 1993,:

Seller ID: 100608


(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America.Volume 46, No. 2, June 1993. Calgary : Published for the Arctic Institute of North America by The University of Calgary Press, 1993. Pp i-iv,[97]-188. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. Special issue on "Community-Based Whaling in the North." Contents : Introduction : Community-Based Whaling in the North (by Milton M.R. Freeman); International Management of Whales and Whaling: An Historical Review of the Regulation of Commercial and Aboriginal Subsistence Whaling (by Ray Gambell... View more info

Arne.

By: BJORNSON, Bjornstjevne.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mossant, Vallon & Co., 1925,:

Seller ID: 95218


BJORNSON, Bjornstjevne. Arne. N.pl.: Issued by Mossant, Vallon & Co., n.d. [ca 1920s?]. Pp (36). 8vo, white embossed stitched card covers, red lettering to front cover. A short story by Bjornstjevne Bjornson, a gift book by Mossant, Vallon & Co. Bjørnstjerne Martinius Bjørnson (1832-1910) was a Norwegian writer and the 1903 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate. Spine and margins browned, else very good. 20.00 View more info