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Amazon: The Story of a Giant River. in dj.

By: FURNEAUX, Robin FLEMING, Peter (foreword)

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Readers Union/Hamish Hamilton, London, 1971,:

Seller ID: 56592


FURNEAUX, Robin. The Amazon : The Story of a Giant River. Foreword by PeterFleming. L.: Readers' Union / Hamish Hamilton, 1971. Pp. 258, frontis., + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, yellow cloth with cream spine. Vg in rubbed, edgeworndj. 18.50 View more info

American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of America containing Astronomical Geography - Geographical Definitions,Discovery, and General Description of America and the United States [...] A Concise Account of the War

By: MORSE, Jedidiah

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: Stockdale, London, 1792,:

Seller ID: 70002


MORSE, Jedidiah. The American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of America containing Astronomical Geography - Geographical Definitions, Discovery, and General Description of America and the United States - Of their Boundaries; Mountains; Lakes; Bays and Rivers; Natural History; Productions; Population; Government; Agriculture; Commerce; Manufactures; and History. - A Concise Account of the War, and of the important Events which have succeeded. With a particular description of Kentucky,the Western territory, and Vermont. Of their Extent; Civil Divisions; Chie ... View more info

American Salmon Fisherman

By: WELLS, Henry P.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, New York, 1886,:

Seller ID: 46299


WELLS, Henry P. The American Salmon Fisherman. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1886. Pp. 166. Illustrated. Frontis with tissue guard. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Includes a list of the salmon rivers of Canada (pp. 18-24). Bruns, Angling Books of the Americas W65. Head and spine nicked, with some fraying to tail, corners bumped, some light dampspotting to top edge, cloth slightly rubbed, previous owner's name pencilled to title page, else very good. 250.00 View more info

And a Right Good Crew. US no dj

By: KIMBROUGH, Emily VASILIU, Mircea

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper, 1958,:

Seller ID: 20500


KIMBROUGH, Emily. And a Right Good Crew. Drawings by Mircea Vasiliu. N.Y.: Harper & Brothers, (1958). Pp 273. 8vo, blue cloth spine. Toy 1170, Morris & Howland p 78. "... narrative of a holiday along the canals of England andWales." - from the dj. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Anglican Church in Three Rivers, Quebec, 1768-1956

By: LEGGE, Arthur E. E. CARRINGTON, Philip, Most Reverend (foreword by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1956,:

Seller ID: 60594


LEGGE, Arthur E. E. The Anglican Church in Three Rivers, Quebec, 1768-1956.With a foreword by The Most Reverend Philip Carrington, Lord Archbishop of Quebec. [N.pl.: N.pub.], 1956. Pp. 191 + 20 p. of plates. 8vo, green cloth . A volume outlining the nearly two-hundred year history of the Anglican church in Trois-Rivières. Text to front faded, some light edgewear, lightly rubbed, else very good. 25.00 View more info

Annals of Niagra

By: KIRBY, William Petrie, Francis, intro

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1972,:

Seller ID: 1763


KIRBY, William. Annals of Niagra. With a new introduction by Francis J. Petrie. Niagra Falls, Ont. : Lundy Lane Historical Society, 1972. [First published 1896]. Pp 269. 8vo, black cloth. William Kirby (b. October 13, 1817, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England – d. June 23, 1906, Niagara, [Niagara-on-the-Lake], Ontario). Very good. 30.00 View more info

Anthropology and Photography, 1860-1920. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: EDWARDS, Elizabeth

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, The Royal Anthropological Institute, New Haven and London, 1992, ISBN:0300051689:

Seller ID: 102591


EDWARDS, Elizabeth, ed. Anthropology & Photography, 1860-1920. Edited by Elizabeth Edwards. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, in association with The Royal Anthropological Institute, 1992. First Printing. Pp. (4),v-xi,(3),3-275,(1). Illustrated. Double column. 4to, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The book opens with five substantial essays on the nature of photography, visual perception, theoretical and historical approachesto anthropological photography, and the photograph as a document. These ar e followed by twenty shorter essays by leading anthropologists and hist... View more info

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Anza Conquers the Desert : The Anza Expeditions from Mexico to California and the Founding of San Francisc 1774 to 1776. in dj

By: ANZA, Juan Bautista de]. POURADE, Richard F. POURADE, Richard F.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Copley Press, 1971, ISBN:0378028510: 1971

Seller ID: 64804

ISBN: 0378028510


[ANZA, Juan Bautista de]. POURADE, Richard F. Anza Conquers the Desert : The Anza Expeditions from Mexico to California and the Founding of San Francisco 1774 to 1776. San Diego : The Copley Press, (1971). First Edition. Pp. (6),vii-viii,(2),3-216. Illustrated throughout. Large 8vo, rose cloth with small pictoral onlay to front, gilt lettering to front and spine. With map end-papers. Richard (Frederick?) Pourade (b. ca 1909, Mexico), historian, editor emeritus of The San Diego Union. Juan Bautista de Anza Bezerra Nieto (b. July 6/7, 1736, Fronteras, Sonora, Mexico - ... View more info

Arctic Prairies

By: SETON, Ernest Thompson

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Constable, London, 1912,:

Seller ID: 64502


SETON, Ernest Thompson. The Arctic Prairies : A Canoe-Journey of 2,000 Miles in search of the Caribou, being an account of a voyage to the Region North of Aylmer Lake. L.: Constable and Co., Limited, 1912. Pp. (i)-xvi,(1)-415,[1], including frontispiece, + 31 p. of plates. 8vo, green cloth with giltillustration of a smiling musk ox to front, gilt lettering to spine, t.e.g . Arctic Bibliography 15779 (Scribner's edition), Cassell 1763. An account of the author's six-month journey into the Northwest Territories by canoe through the northern lakes and rivers of Canada, in search of caribou and bu... 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

Arm of Gold.

By: CONNOR, Ralph GORDON, Charles William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto , 1932,:

Seller ID: 95683


CONNOR, Ralph. The Arm of Gold. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, Limited, Publishers, (1932). Pp (6),1-314. 8vo, orange cloth, black lettering to frontboard and spine, top edge dyed orange. Watters p.297, Spadoni & Donnelly 1 061, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 4960. “The scene of his latest novel is Ravanoolish, a lovely Cape Breton village, clinging to the hillsides that run down to the Bras d'Or. Four hours away, the great smokestacks from coal pitsand steel-furnaces, roll their sooty clouds to blacken the clean blue of h eaven. Between these two extremes flow the rivers of the actors in the dr... View more info

As the Water Flows : A Record of Adventures in a Canoe on the Rivers and Trout Streams of Southern England. in dj.

By: BARNES, Eleanor STRATTON, Helen

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Grant Richards, London, 1920,:

Seller ID: 72111


BARNES, Eleanor. As the Water Flows : A Record of Adventures in a Canoe on the Rivers and Trout Streams of Southern England . With illustrations by Helen Stratton and many photographs by the author and others. London: Grant Richards, (1920). Pp. [1]-189,(3). Illustrated. Large 8vo, green cloth with dark green lettering to front and spine. Toy 1133, Cassell 108. "Six dream-like sketches of river journeys made with Sabrina in a green Canadian canoeat different times of the year, beginning on the Arun in the unlikely and unkindly month of December [...]." - Toy. Contents: 1. Forgive Us Ou... View more info

Asang : Adaptations to Culture Contact in a Miskito Community. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HELMS, Mary W

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Florida Press, Gainesville, 1971, ISBN:0813002982:

Seller ID: 102266


HELMS, Mary W. Asang : Adaptations to Culture Contact in a Miskito Community. Gainesville : University of Florida Press, 1971. First Edition. Pp (4),v-viii,1-268,(4). Illustrated. Map. Index. 8vo, black lettering to spine. "Stretching some 1,000 miles from Guatemala to Panama, Central America encompasses diverse topopograpnies and supports a wide variety of cultures. However, few extensive studies exist which treat the numerous indigenous peoplesof the area. In Asang: Adaptations to Culture Contact in a Miskito Communi ty, Dr. Mary W. Helms describes and interprets the cultural pattern of ... View more info

Atlantic Canada's Natural Heritage Areas

By: BEARDMORE, Roger M. Parks Canada.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Parks Canada, Ottawa , 1985,:

Seller ID: 6096


BEARDMORE, Roger M. Atlantic Canada's Natural Heritage Areas. (Ottawa : Parks Canada, 1985). Pp (10),7-94,(2) + large fldg col. map (56 x 40") in rearpocket. Illustrated. Maps. Tables. 4to, illutrated black card covers, blan k spine. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana, 13. Contents : Foreword. National Parks: Kouchibouguac; Fundv; Kejimkujik;Cape Breton Highlands; Prince Edward Is land; Gros Morne; Terra Nova. Natural Areas of Canadian Significance : DeerIsland; Grand Manan; Brier Island; Cape La Have Islands; Baie d''Espoir; M ealy Mountains; Torngat Mountains/ Canadian Heritage Rivers : St. Croix... View more info

Atlantic Coast : A Natural History. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: THURSTON, Harry. BARRETT, Wayne.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Greystone Books / D. & M. Publishers Inc., Vancouver, Toronto, Berkeley, 2011, ISBN:9781553654469:

Seller ID: 111334


THURSTON, Harry. The Atlantic Coast : A Natural History. Photographs by Wayne Barrett. Illustrations by Emily S. Damstra. Vancouver, Toronto, Berkeley: Greystone Books / D. & M. Publishers Inc., (2011). First Printing. [Copy right 2011 but has "First U.S. Edition 2012"] Pp (8),[1]-327,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Large 8vo, grey-blue cloth. "The North Atlantic coast of North America stretches from the dramatic ramparts of the Torngat Mountains to the gentler shores from Long Island to Cape Hatteras, off the coast of North Carolina. This far-flung region belongs to the sea, and the marit... View more info

Atlantic Guardian : A Magazine of Newfoundland. Vol. 5, No. 3, June 1948

By: YOUNG, Ewart (ed.). MURLEY, John G., Captain]. LEITCH, Adelaide WHITE, Richard H

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ewart Young, Montreal, 1948,:

Seller ID: 65495


[MURLEY, John G., Captain]. WHITE, Richard H. "He Helped to Build a Fleet."An article in the Atlantic Guardian : The Magazine of Newfoundland, Vol.5, No.3. June 1948, pp 14-19. Double column. 6th in the series Newfoundlander s Abroad. Murley "formerly of Marystown, is a leading figure in the New Bedford fishing industry, and some of his ships have a distinguished war record." Also : a one-page piece on ship nomenclature titled "Sir, We Be Brothers" and "Captain Courageous" an A.G. Flashback about the 1867 heroics of Captain William Jackman at the Spotted Islands... View more info

Atlantic Salmon & The Fly Fisherman. First Trade Edition in dustjacket

By: ANDERSON, Gary SUTTON, Ed

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Limited, Toronto, 1985, ISBN:0385232845:

Seller ID: 5498


ANDERSON, Gary. Atlantic Salmon & The Fly Fisherman. Sketches by Ed Sutton.(Toronto: Doubleday Canada Limited, 1985). Pp (14),[1]240,(2) + 8 p. of co lor photos. 4to, navy cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 20 chapters in 5 sections. In the section Where to Fish: Chapter 9: Rivers of Newfoundland and Labrador (pp.99-109). 10.The Varied Rivers of Nova Scotia 110-121); 11.The Mighty Miramichi (pp.122-137); also short sections on P.E.I. and other N.B. rivers in Chapter 13. Chapters 3 to 8 on technique; 14 to 16 "Fishing Experiences"; 17.Sharing the Salmon: Issues and Policies [commercial fis... View more info

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Bartlett's Canada. in dj.

By: BARTLETT, William Henry). TYRWHITT, Janice TYRWHITT, Janice CAMPBELL, Henry C.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1968,:

Seller ID: 23560


(BARTLETT, William Henry). TYRWHITT, Janice. Bartlett's Canada: A pre-Confederation journey. Introduction by Henry C. Campbell. Texts by Janice Tyrwhitt. With all the Canadian engravings of William Henry Bartlett. (Tor.): McClelland and Stewart Limited, Illustrated Books Division, (1968). Pp (8),9-191,(1). 4to, black cloth. Spadoni & Donnelly 2059. The views in the section "When the Best Roads Were Rivers" (pp.80-104) show many canoes and other river craft. Sections : 1. The Land They Came To; 2. A Life of Hope and Hardship; 3. When the Best Roads Were Rivers; 4. The People Who Came Be... View more info

Basins of Nelson and Churchill Rivers. Geological Survey, Memoir No. 30

By: McINNES, William Geological Survey, Memoir No. 30

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Government Printing Bureau, Ottawa , 1913,:

Seller ID: 82166


McINNES, William. The Basins of Nelson and Churchill Rivers. Canada Department of Mines, Geological Survey, Memoir No. 30. Ottawa : Government Printing Bureau, 1913. Pp [i]-vii,(1),[1]-146,[i]-iii,(3), frontis + 18 plates + folding map in text and large folding map in rear pocket. Index. 8vo, pale blue printed wrapers, prnted in red. Wrappers detached, tape-repaired and tattered, else good. As is. 15.00 View more info