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Rose-Jar : A Magazine for Book Lovers. Volume 1, Number 1, Autumn [September-November] 1904

By: PRICE, Warren Elbridge (ed.) LONGFELLOW, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Published at 24-26 E ast 21st Street, New York City, 1904,:

Seller ID: 105540


PRICE, Warren Elbridge (ed.). The Rose-Jar : A Magazine for Book Lovers. Volume 1, Number 1, Autumn [September-November] 1904. New York City : Published at 24-26 E ast 21st Street, 1904. Pp [1]-128. Double Column. 4to, marooncard covers, lettered in black with red rose jar vignette to front cover. Selected contents : Suppressed and Censured Books (pp 1-13); Finds in Library Books; The Great Book Collectors [De Thou - Pinelli - Peiresc] (by Charles and Mary Elton); A Few Facts About the British Museum; The Literature ofCurious Trials; Lesage and the Picaresque Romance (by Edmund Mercer); Some P... View more info

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Royal River : The Thames from Source to Sea

By: Thames River) SENIOR, W. PENDEREL-BRODHURST, J. BONNEY, Professor

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Cassell, 1885,:

Seller ID: 16879


(Thames River). The Royal River : The Thames from Source to Sea : Descriptive, Historical, Pictorial. L.: Cassell and Company, Limited, n.d. [1885]. Pp (4),[v]-viii,[1]-367,(1),frontis + map. Text Illustrations. Folio, gilt, green and black illustrated blue cloth, bevelled edges, a.e.g. Cohen, The Thames, 1580-1980: A General Bibliography p.129. Chapters : Above Oxford by W. Senior; Oxford to Abingdon by D. MacColl; Abingdon to Streatley by J. Penderel-Brodhurst; Streatley to Henly by W. Senior; Henley to Maidenhead by the Rev. Professor Bonney; Maidenhead to Windsor by H. Schütz Wilson; Wind... View more info

Ruined Season. paperback, signed

By: KELLY, M.T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Black Moss Press, Windsor, Ontario, 1982, ISBN:0887530850:

Seller ID: 5800


KELLY, M.T. The Ruined Season. (Windso, ON) : Black Moss Press, (1982). Pp.(6),7-106,(6). 8vo [150 x 221 mm], art-illustrated card covers, lettered i n yellow and black. Milton Terrence 'Terry' Kelly (b. November 30, 1946, Toronto). "Up to now M.T. Kelly's creative compass has veered east and west. West was the Saskatchewan prairie of Kelly's acclaimed first novel, I Do Remeiber The Fall. East was the Toronto cityscapes of The More Loving One. With The Ruined Season, that compass has lit on north, and given us true bearings. For Michael Leary, Northern Oarico is "the empty country of h... View more info

Running the Rivers of North America. pb.

By: WOOD, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Barre Publishing, 1978,:

Seller ID: 32575


WOOD, Peter. Running the Rivers of North America. Barre, Mass.: Barre Publishing, (1978). Pp 296. 8vo, ill. card covers. Cassell 2073, Chilton W-46, Toy 4026. A guide to canoeing, kayaking, and rafting rivers in Canada and the United States; with notes on ecology and history of the rivers, and an introduction to each of the activities. Rubbed, owner's signature, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Russia and Britain in Persia 1864-1914 : A Study in Imperialism. First Edition in dustjacket

By: KAZEMZADEH, Firuz

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 113133


KAZEMZADEH, Firuz. Russia and Britain in Persia 1864-1914 : A Study in Imperialism. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, 1968. First Edition.Pp (8),vii-ix,(5),3-711,(3). Map. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to spine. "During the half century preceding the First World War, the interests of two great powers — Russia and Britain — clashed at many points fromTurkey to China, but only in Persia and Central Asia did the imperialist g iants meet face to face. Firuz Kazemzadeh describes that confrontation in an account exhaustively docudented from the official records of the B... View more info

Saco River History and Canoeing Guide : The Valley in Maine

By: SHEEHAN, Viola.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Saco River Corridor Association, Saco, Maine , 1980,:

Seller ID: 85974


SHEEHAN, Viola. Saco River History and Canoeing Guide : The Valley in Maine. Cover and drawings by Pam Hawkes. Canoeing maps by Mary Beth Teas. Saco, Maine : Saco River Corridor Association, (1980). Second Printing. Pp (8),1-72,(4). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, bordered in green. Cassell 1775. Rubbed, else very good. 12.00 View more info

Saco-Lowel (1813-1950) A Saga of New England Enterprise. 2nd pr

By: EDWARDS, David F. Newcomen Society

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Newcomen Society, 1950,:

Seller ID: 19129


EDWARDS, David F. "Saco-Lowell" (1813-1950) A Saga of New England Enterprise. [N.Y.] : Newcomen Society American Branch, (April) 1950. Second Printing. Pp. (4),5-32. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 17.50 View more info

Sacramento : River of Gold. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DANA, Julian Rivers of America Series 07 SKINNER, Constance Lindsay COSGRAVE, John O'Hara, II

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart, New York, 1939,:

Seller ID: 55718


DANA, Julian. The Sacramento : River of Gold. Illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. New York & Toronto : Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, (1939). First Edition, Second State (with Farrar device verso title page). Pp. (14),3-294 + [13, the essay "Rivers and American Folk", by Constance Lindsay Skinner],(1). 8vo, brick red cloth with black title block to spine. Fitzgerald,The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliography, S1, Toy 3372. No. 7 in The Rivers of America series. "Rising high in the region of Shasta, flowingthree hundred and twenty miles through forests, vineyards, and f... View more info

Saguenay Trip

By: POTVIN, Damase and W. O'FARRELL O'FARRELL, W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1923,:

Seller ID: 19177


POTVIN, Damase and W. O'FARRELL. The Saguenay Trip : Historical, Legendary, Descriptive. Quebec : n.pub., 1923. Pp 83. Illustrated. 8vo, wrappers. Covers worn, minor waterstaining, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Saguenay Trip

By: POTVIN, Damase CARLESS, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canada Steamship Lines, Montreal, 1959,:

Seller ID: 63161


POTVIN, Damase. The Saguenay Trip. With an appendix on The Homespun Industry by William Carless. (Montreal: Canada Steamship Lines, 1959). Pp. 124 + 12 p. of appendices, 16 p. of colour plates, and 1 folding map at rear. Rubbed, faint creasing, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Saguenay Trip

By: POTVIN, Damase CARLESS, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canada Steamship Lines, Montreal, 1946,:

Seller ID: 67372


POTVIN, Damase. The Saguenay Trip. With an appendix on The Homespun Industry by William Carless. (Montreal: Canada Steamship Lines, March 1946). Pp. 124 + 12 p. of appendices, 16 p. of colour plates, and 1 folding map at rear. 8vo, card covers. Name, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Saguenay Trip.

By: POTVIN, Damase. CARLESS, William.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canada SteamShip Line, 1962,:

Seller ID: 57862


POTVIN, Damase. The Saguenay Trip ; with an appendix on the Homespun Industry by William Carless. (Montreal: Canada SteamShip Line, 1962). Pp 124 + I-XII pp appendix. Illustrated with numerous b/w and/or colour plates to text, folding colour map to rear. 8vo, card covers. This is a historical, legendary and descriptive trip down the Saguenay river supported by numerous illustrations. Covers rubbed, ow vg. 20.00 View more info

Saguenay Trip. 18th ed.

By: POTVIN, Damase CARLESS, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canada Steamship Lines, Montreal, 1953,:

Seller ID: 69518


POTVIN, Damase. The Saguenay Trip. With an appendix on The Homespun Industry by William Carless. (Montreal: Canada Steamship Lines, March 1953). 18th Edition. Pp. 124 + 12 p. of appendices, 16 p. of colour plates, and 1 folding map at rear. 8vo, card covers. Name, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Said Noble River

By: BELL, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Port of London Authority, London, 1937,:

Seller ID: 70324


BELL, Alan. The Said Noble River . (L.: Port of London Authority, 1937). Pp. [1]-82,(6), frontis., 1 folding map at rear, including plates. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated blue paper covered boards with golden-coloured lettering to front and blank spine. Cohen, The Thames, 1580-1980: A General Bibliography p.126. A survey of the importance of the Thames in the 1930s. Contents: 1. England's High Street, 2. Rome on Thames, 3. The Amazing Bridge, 4. Make Way for the King, 5. Commerce Crowds the Stream, 6. George V - George VI. Rubbed, a bit musty, minor bumping to corners, faint staining to r... View more info

Sailing Directions for the Saint John Harbour to Fredericton and Kennebecasis Bay

By: Navigation)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: J.O. Patenaude / Canadian Hydrographic Service., Ottawa , 1934,:

Seller ID: 23217


(Navigation). Sailing Directions for the Saint John River from Saint John Harbour to Fredericton and Kennebecasis Bay. First Edition 1934. Published by the Canadian Hydrographic Service. Ottawa : J.O. Patenaude, 1934. Pp 73. 8vo, brown card covers. With Supplement No.1 (1936) laid in. Very good. 45.00 View more info

Sailing Down the Clyde : Glasgow to Kyles of Bute.

By: HOUSE, Jack

Price: $20.00

Publisher: James Findlay & Sons, Glasgow , 1968,:

Seller ID: 98141


HOUSE, Jack. Sailing Down the Clyde : Glasgow to Kyles of Bute. (Glasgow : James Findlay & Sons, January 1968). Pp (16). Illustrated. Maps. Folded square 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. A guide to the trip down the Clyde from Glasgow to Gourock, Dunoon, Rothesay, and Tighnabruach. BR. 35142/21 – B.17/1 – 298/-VZ-January 1968. Rubbed, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Sailing through America

By: ROSE, Peter

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, London, 1971,:

Seller ID: 22234


ROSE, Peter. Sailing through America. London : Adlard Coles, (1971). Pp 163, frontispiece + 16 p of plates. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Toy 1393. "When an Englishman sails away from home he is rarely able to escape European waters. For two people to break away across the Atlantic, explore the Great Lakes and the greatest of all rivers, the Mississippi - the Father of Waters - takes a stout boat, stouter hearts, and a powerful sense of humour. Peter Rose and his French wife Monique in their yacht Odd Times [...]"- dj. Also Cuba, Florida, New York, and Chicago. Very good in ... View more info

Sailing Through America.

By: ROSE, Peter.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles , London , 1971, ISBN:0229974996:

Seller ID: 89939


ROSE, Peter. Sailing Through America. London : Adlard Coles Ltd, (1971). First Edition. Pp[1]-160, frontis + 16 pp plates. Map. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "When an Englishman sails away from home he is rarely able to escape European waters. For two people to break away across the Atlantic, explore the Great Lakes and the greatest of all rivers, the Mississippi - the Father of Waters - takes a stout boat, stouter hearts, and a powerful sense of humour. Peter Rose and his French wife Monique in their yacht Odd Times [...]"- from the dj. Also Cuba, Florida, New York, and Chi... View more info

Sailors to the End : The Deadly Fire on the U.S.S. Forrestal and the HeroesWho Fought It

By: FREEMAN, Gregory A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: William Morrow, New York, 2002,:

Seller ID: 52693


FREEMAN, Gregory A. Sailors to the End : The Deadly Fire on the U.S.S. Forrestal and the Heroes Who Fought It. (New York) : William Morrow, (2002). First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-x,(2),[1]-307,(1) + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth spine with light blue paper covered boards. "Sailors to the End tells the dramatic and until now forgotten story of the 1967 fire on board the USS Forrestal during its time at Yankee Station off the coast of Vietnam. Theaircraft carrier, the mightiest of the U.S. fleet, was preparing to launch attacks into North Vietnam when one of its jets accidentally fired a ro... View more info

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Saint John Fortifications, 1630-1956. First Edition

By: SARTY, Roger KNIGHT, Doug. New Brunswick Military Heritage Series, 1.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Goose Lane Editions / The New Brunswick Military Heritage Project, Fredericton, NB, 2003, ISBN:0864923732: 2003

Seller ID: 72396

ISBN: 0864923732


SARTY, Roger and Doug KNIGHT. Saint John Fortifications, 1630-1956. (Fredericton, New Brunswick) : Goose Lane Editions / The New Brunswick Military Heritage Project, (2003). First Printing. Pp. (8),9-112,(8). Illustrated with several b&w photos as well as maps, drawings, &c. 8vo (140 x 196 mm), photo- and art-illustrated blue & green card covers with white lettering to black spine. Volume 1 in the New Brunswick Military Heritage Series. Roger Flynn Sarty (b. September 27, 1952, Halifax, Nova Scotia). "Straddling the mouth of one of North Ameri... View more info