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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

Saint John River. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: WRIGHT, Esther Clark.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto , 1949,:

Seller ID: 115103


WRIGHT, Esther Clark. The Saint John River. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart,(1949). First Edition. Pp (4),v,(1),[1]-254,+ 12 pp.plates. 8vo, tan cloth , red lettering to spine. Laugher p.614, Spadoni & Donnelly 1373. Esther Isabelle Clark Wright, née Clark, CM (b. May 14, 1895, Fredericton – d. June 17, 1990). "An account of the river and its people by an author with intimate knowledge of both. All the fascinating New Brunswick place-names, Nauwigewauk and Nerepis, Washademoak and Tobique, Becaguimec and Oromocto, come into this story. The New Brunswick family names, Estey and Estabrooks... View more info

Salar : The Story of the Atlantic Salmon. cloth. limited edition, signed

By: ANDERSON, Gary J. and Ann E. BRIMER BRIMER, Ann E.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1976,:

Seller ID: 46222


ANDERSON, Gary.J. and Ann E. BRIMER. Salar : The Story of the Atlantic Salmon. (N.pl.: "Published in cooperation with The Atlantic Salmon Association and The International Atlantic Salmon Foundation", 1976). Printed by Earl Whynot & Associates Limited, Halifax. Pp (8),[1]-74,(4). Large oblong 8vo, blue cloth. Five chapters: The Atlantic Salmon in History; Life of the Atlantic Salmon; Salmon Rivers and the Balance of Life; Salmon Fishing; Conservation. Illustrated throughout in colour and b/w. Brimer is a Halifax native.Limited first edition - no.40 of 150 copies signed by both authors.... View more info

Salar : The Story of the Atlantic Salmon. pbk

By: ANDERSON, Gary J. and Ann E. BRIMER BRIMER, Ann E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlantic Salmon Association and The International Atlantic Salmon Foundation, St Andrews, NB, 1976, ISBN:0969066601:

Seller ID: 6390


ANDERSON, Gary.J. and Ann E. BRIMER. Salar : The Story of the Atlantic Salmon. (St. Andrews, NB: "Published in cooperation with The Atlantic Salmon Association and The International Atlantic Salmon Foundation", 1976). Printedby Earl Whynot & Associates Limited, Halifax. Pp. (8),[1]-74,(2). Illustra ted (some of which are in colour). Triple column. Large oblong 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. 5 chapters: The Atlantic Salmon in History; Life of the Atlantic Salmon; Salmon Rivers and the Balance of Life; Salmon Fishing;Conservation. Illustrated throughout in colour and b/w. Brimer is a... View more info

Salmon Return to the East River, Nova Scotia

By: GILLESPIE, G. J. Atlantic Salmon Journal, No. 1, 1968) GAGNON, Louis-Philippe) LAMB, Dana S.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Atlantic Salmon Association, 1968,:

Seller ID: 69073


GILLESPIE, G. J. Salmon Return to the East River, Nova Scotia. An article published in The Atlantic Salmon Journal , No. 1, 1968, pp. 24-27. Montreal:Atlantic Salmon Association, 1968. Pp. 37. Illustrated with many black & w hite photographs. Double column. 4to, white illustrated paper covers. Of particular interest: Louis-Philippe Gagnon's "Fly Fishing: Its History - Its Technique - Its Rewards"; Dana S. Lamb's "Rivers free from All"; "A Visit to the Northwest Miramichi". Two inch tear to the lower spine, creasing to the lower front corner, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Salmon Rivers of England & Wales. Second Edition (in one volume)

By: GRIMBLE, Augustus

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, & Co. Ltd., London, 1913,:

Seller ID: 101852


GRIMBLE, Augustus. The Salmon Rivers of England & Wales. With eighty-nine illustrations and map. London : Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, & Co. Ltd., 1913. Second Edition (Revised and Reset, in One Volume). Pp (6),vii-xvi,[1]-319,(2), folding frontispiece map + plates. 8vo, green cloth, gilt illustration to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. The Test and Beaulieu. 2. The Avon and the Stour (Hampshire). 3. The Frome. 4. The Axe and Otter. 5. The Exe. 6. The Teign. 7. The Dart. 8. The Avon and Erme. 9. The Plym, Tavy, Tamar, Walkham. Yealm, and Lynher. 10. The Fowey. 11. The Camel.... View more info

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Salt Rivers of the Massachusetts Shore. First Edition

By: HOWE, Henry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1951

Seller ID: 116492


HOWE, Henry F. Salt Rivers of the Massachusetts Shore. Illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. New York and Toronto : Rinehart & Company, Inc., (1951). First Edition with publisher's device on copyright page. Pp (8),ix-xiv,(4),5-370. 8vo (140 x 209 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine, with title lettering within a darker blue panel. With a blind-stamped 'The R of A" device to front board. Top edge stained light blue. No. 45 in the Rivers of America series. Fitzgerald, The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliography , S39. He... View more info

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Salt Rivers of the Massachusetts Shore. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: HOWE, Henry Rivers of America Series COSGRAVE, John O'Hara, II

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Rinehart, 1951,: 1951

Seller ID: 21312


HOWE, Henry F. Salt Rivers of the Massachusetts Shore. Illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. New York and Toronto : Rinehart & Company, Inc., (1951). First Edition with publisher's device on copyright page. Pp (8),ix-xiv,(4),5-370. 8vo (140 x 209 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine, with title lettering within a darker blue panel. With a blind-stamped 'The R of A" device to front board. This copy does not have the top edge stained light blue. No. 45 in the Rivers of America series. Fitzgerald, The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliogra... View more info

Sanding Down This Rocking Chair on a Windy Night. First Edition, paperback.

By: McKAY, Don.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0771055420:

Seller ID: 108499


McKAY, Don. Sanding Down This Rocking Chair on a Windy Night. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (1987). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (12),13-111,(1). 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with blue and light grey lettering to front cover, blue and white lettering to spine. McKay's sixth collection of poems. "This is Don McKay's first book following his award-winning 'Birding, or desire'. Now, in 'Sanding Down This Rocking Chair on a Windy Night', McKay again demonstrates his ability to transform the familiar into the breathtaking, and to touch us deeply with words. These new poems show just ... View more info

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Saone, The. US ed

By: HAMERTON, Philip Gilbert PENNELL, Joseph

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Roberts Brothers, 1888,:

Seller ID: 21406


HAMERTON, Philip Gilbert. The Saône : A Summer Voyage. With a hundred and forty-eight Illustrations by Joseph Pennell and the Author, and four Maps. Bos.: Roberts Brothers, 1888. Pp (8),[vii]xix,(1),[1]-368,(2),+ 16 plates + 4 maps. Lg 8vo, illustrated blue cloth, a.e.g. Light wear to spine, else vg. 200.00 View more info

Saskatchewan. Second Printing in dustjacket.

By: CAMPBELL, Marjorie Wilkins KERR, Illingsworth H. (ill.) Rivers of America Series 41

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rinehart & Co., New York, 1950,:

Seller ID: 55105


CAMPBELL, Marjorie Wilkins. The Saskatchewan. Illustrated by Illiingsworth H. Kerr. New York : Rinehart & Co., (1950). Second US Printing. Pp. 400. 8vo, green cloth. top edge dyed brick red. No. 41 in the Rivers of America series. Fitzgerald, The Rivers of America : A Descriptive Bibliography S45, Peel 3: 7173, Adams, The Rampaging Herd : A Bibliography of Books and Pamphlets on Men and Events in the Cattle Industry 404. Very small stain to bottom right corner of front board, minor edgewear, name, else vg in lightly rubbed, nicked, price-clipped dustjacket. 45.00 View more info

Saskatchewan: The History of a Province. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: WRIGHT, J.F.C. ROBB, Alexander, research assistant DAVEY, A.W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1955,:

Seller ID: 9504


WRIGHT, J.F.C. Saskatchewan : The History of a Province. Illustrated by A.W. Davey. Research Assistant Alexander Robb. This original edition is published to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of the Province of Saskatchewan. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1955. First Edition. Pp (6),v-xi,(3),1-292. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. Watters p.752, Rhodenizer p.617, Spadoni & Donnelly 1454. Very good in dustjacket. 35.00 View more info

Schooner Port : Two Centuries of Upper Mersey Sail. First Edition

By: STARKEY, H.F.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: G.W. & A. Hesketh, 1983,:

Seller ID: 23440


STARKEY, H.F. Schooner Port : Two Centuries of Upper Mersey Sail. Ormskirk & Northridge : G.W. & A. Hesketh, (1983). Pp 245. Illustrated. Map. 8vo, card covers. Contents : The Inland Waterways and the Development of the Region in the Eighteenth Century; Early Traffic on the Upper River; The Growth of Runcorn as a Port 1786-1830; Competition from the Railways; Runcorn, an Independent Customs Port 1847-1850; The Expansion of the Shipbuilding Industry; Expanding maritime Trade and Industrial Restraint, 1850-1865; Trade Fluctuations and the Deteriorating Navigable Channel, 1859-1872; The Schooners... View more info

Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a Hungry World. First Edition in dustjacket

By: IDYLL, C.P. GROSVENOR, Melville Bell, introduction.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crowell, New York, 1970, ISBN:0609722648:

Seller ID: 27081


IDYLL, C.P. The Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a HungryWorld. Introduction by Melville Bell Grosvenor. New York : Thomas Y. Crowe ll Company, (1970). Pp (10),ix-xii,(2),1- 221,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth, yellow lettering to spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2271. Read against the background of late 1960s oceanographic utopianism, which projected cities on the bottom of the sea and cheap protein for all, Idyll's sober assessment of the food producing capacity of the oceans seems modest and strangely reassuring. His insistence on recognisi... View more info

Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a Hungry World. First Edition in dustjacket

By: IDYLL, C.P. GROSVENOR, Melville Bell, introduction.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Crowell, New York, 1970, ISBN:0609722648:

Seller ID: 56641


IDYLL, C.P. The Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a HungryWorld. Introduction by Melville Bell Grosvenor. New York : Thomas Y. Crowe ll Company, (1970). Pp (10),ix-xii,(2),1- 221,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth, yellow lettering to spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2271. Read against the background of late 1960s oceanographic utopianism, which projected cities on the bottom of the sea and cheap protein for all, Idyll's sober assessment of the food producing capacity of the oceans seems modest and strangely reassuring. His insistence on recognisi... View more info

Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a Hungry World. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: IDYLL, C.P. GROSVENOR, Melville Bell, introduction.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Crowell, New York, 1970, ISBN:0609722648:

Seller ID: 47906


IDYLL, C.P. The Sea Against Hunger : Harvesting the Oceans to Feed a HungryWorld. Introduction by Melville Bell Grosvenor. New York : Thomas Y. Crowe ll Company, (1970). Pp (10),ix-xii,(2),1- 221,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth, yellow lettering to spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2271. Read against the background of late 1960s oceanographic utopianism, which projected cities on the bottom of the sea and cheap protein for all, Idyll's sober assessment of the food producing capacity of the oceans seems modest and strangely reassuring. His insistence on recognisi... View more info

Sea and River Workers' Union

By: OLESKEVICH, Georgi

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Profizdat Publishers, 1976,:

Seller ID: 17574


OLESKEVICH, Georgi. Sea and River Workers' Union. Moscow : Profizdat Publishers, 1976. Pp 47. Illustrated. 8vo, wrappers. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Sea and the Jungle. signed by illustrator.

By: TOMLINSON, H.M. McCORD, David, intro. PALMER, Garrick

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Imprint Society, Inc., Barre, MA, 1971, ISBN:0876360118:

Seller ID: 81152


TOMLINSON, H.M. The Sea and the Jungle. Illustrated with wood engravings byGarrick Palmer. [Introduction by David McCord]. Barre, MA: The Imprint Soc iety, 1971. Pp. (8),ix-xiv,1-221,(1), including plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth boards with black leather spine, gilt decoration to front, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed green. "Being the narrative of the voyageof the tramp steamer Capella from Swansea to Santa Maria de Belem do Grao Para in the Brazils, and thence 2,000 miles along the forests of the Amazonand Madeira rivers to the San Antonio Falls; afterwards returning to Bar... View more info

Sea-craft of Prehistory. First Edition in djustjacket

By: JOHNSTONE, Paul McGrail. Sean.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul / RKP, London, 1980,:

Seller ID: 41097


JOHNSTONE, Paul. The Sea-craft of Prehistory. Prepared for Publication by Seán McGrail. London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, (1980). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xviii,(2),3-260,(2). Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "...a detailed, scholarly, yet highly readable account of man's use of inland and ocean-going craft from the earliest times until the dawn of recorded history. From the craft of Stone Age Europe and the vessels of Ancient Egypt,to the skin boats of medieval Irish monks and the rafts and reed boats of sixteenth-century South America, and from the Arctic kayak and the Chin... View more info

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Senior John Samuel Swire 1825-98 : Management in Far Eastern Shipping Trades. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MARRINER, Sheila HYDE, Francis E. SWIRE, John Samuel

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Liverpool University Press, Liverpool, 1967,:

Seller ID: 28492


MARRINER, Sheila and Francis E. HYDE. The Senior John Samuel Swire 1825-98 : Management in Far Eastern Shipping Trades. (Liverpool) : Liverpool University Press, 1967. First Printing. Pp (4),[v]-xiv,(2),[1]-224 + portrait frontispiece + 8 leaves of plates. Tables in text. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to red spine panel. Map end-papers. "Although this book is concerned with the life and work of John Samuel Swire, its main emphasis is on the impact of his ideas on the management of Far Eastern trade and shipping. The important part he played in the orgnization of John Swire & Sons, and i... View more info