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Act to exempt Vessels in the Newfoundland Trade from the Provisions

By: Great Britain)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, 1804,:

Seller ID: 9590


(Great Britain). ... An Act to exempt Vessels in the Newfoundland Trade from the Provisions of an Act, passed in the last Session of, for regulating Vessels carrying Passengers from the United Kingdom. [3d May 1804.]. (L.: Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1804). Pp [409]-410. 4to, disbound. With the heading : Anno quadragesimo quarto Georgii III. Regis, Cap. XLIV. O'Dea 286. Not in TPL. Vg to fine. 110.00 View more info

Act to extend to Newfoundland the Provisions of an Act

By: Great Britain)

Price: $120.00

Publisher: 1817,:

Seller ID: 9509


(Great Britain). ... An Act to extend to Newfoundland the Provisions of an Act passed in the Fifty-second Year of His present Majesty's Reign, for permitting the Exportation of Wares, Goods, and Merchandize, from any of His Majesty's Islands in the West Indies to any other of the said Islands, and to and from any of the British Colonies on the Continent of America, and thesaid Islands and Colonies. [23d May 1817.]. (L.: Printed by George Eyre an d Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1817). Pp [265]-266. 4to, disbound. With the heading : Anno quinquagesimo septimo Geo... View more info

Act to permit Ships to sail from certain Ports of the Island of Newfoundland and from the Coast of Labrador, without Convoy. 10th April 1799

By: Great Britain)

Price: $130.00

Publisher: George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, London, 1799,:

Seller ID: 9598


(Great Britain). ... An Act to permit Ships to sail from certain Ports of the Island of Newfoundland, and from the Coast of Labrador, without Convoy. [10th April 1799.]. (London : Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1799). Pp [369]-370. 4to, disbound. With the heading : Anno tricesimo nono Georgii III. Regis, Cap. XXXII. Not in O'Dea or TPL. This includes remarks on insurance policies. Very good to fine. 130.00 View more info

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Act to permit the free Importation of Cod Fish, Ling, and Hake

By: Great Britain)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: 1773,:

Seller ID: 3877


(Great Britain). ... An Act to permit the free Importation of Cod Fish, Ling, and Hake, caught and cured in Chaleur Bay, or any other Part of the Gulph of Saint Lawrence, or on the Coast of Labrador. L.: Printed by Charles Eyre and William Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, MDCCLXXIII, [1773]. Pp (2), 1399-1402, (2). 4to, self wraps, stitched, disbound. par With the heading : Anno decimo tertio Georgii III. Regis, Cap. LXXII. title : Anno regni Georgii III. regis Magna Britannia, Francia, & Hibernia, decimo tertio. At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the Te... View more info

Act to permit the free Importation of Cod Fish, Ling, and Hake

By: Great Britain)

Price: $240.00

Publisher: 1773,:

Seller ID: 61923


(Great Britain). ... An Act to permit the free Importation of Cod Fish, Ling, and Hake, caught and cured in Chaleur Bay, or any other Part of the Gulph of Saint Lawrence, or on the Coast of Labrador. L.: Printed by Charles Eyre and William Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, MDCCLXXIII, [1773]. Pp (2), 1399-1402, (2). 4to, self wraps, stitched, disbound. par With the heading : Anno decimo tertio Georgii III. Regis, Cap. LXXII. title : Anno regni Georgii III. regis Magna Britannia, Francia, & Hibernia, decimo tertio. At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the Te... View more info

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Act to repeal several Laws relating to the Fisheries carried om upon

By: Great Britain)

Price: $140.00

Publisher: 1824,:

Seller ID: 5373


(Great Britain). ... An Act to repeal several Laws relating to the Fisheries carried on upon the Banks and Shores of Newfoundland, and to make Provision for the better Conduct of the said Fisheries for Five Years, and from thence to the End of the then next Session of Parliament [3d June 1824.]. (L.: Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1824). Pp [453]-459,(1). 4to, disbound. With the heading : Anno quinto Georgii IV. Regis, Cap. LI. O'Dea 362c. Not in TPL. Vg to fine. 140.00 View more info

Act to revive and continue the Bounties granted by an Act , made in the Twenty-sixth Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for encouraging the Fisheries carried on at Newfoundland and Parts adjacent, from Great Britain, Ireland, and the British Domini

By: Great Britain)

Price: $135.00

Publisher: George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, London, 1797,:

Seller ID: 9600


(Great Britain). ... An Act to revive and continue the Bounties granted by an Act, made in the Twenty-sixth Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for encouraging the Fisheries carried on at Newfoundland and Parts adjacent, from Great Britain, Ireland, and the British Dominions in Europe; [...]. [4th July 1797.]. (London : Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1797). Pp (2), 1615-1618, (2). 4to, disbound. With the heading : Anno tricesimo septimo Georgii III. Regis,Cap. XCIX. Full title : Anno regni Georgii III. regis Magna Britannia, Fra ... View more info

Act to revive and continue, An Act for establishing Courts of Judicature inthe Island of Newfoundland, and the Islands adjacent. 9th January 1799.

By: Great Britain)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, London, 1799,:

Seller ID: 9599


(Great Britain). ... An Act to revive and continue, until Thirty Days afterthe Commencement of the Next Session of Parliament, an Act passed in the T hirty-third Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, Chapter Seventy-six, videlicet, on the Seventeenth Day of June, One thousand seven hundred and ninety-three, intituled, An Act for establishing Courts of Judicature in theIsland of Newfoundland, and the Islands adjacent. [9th January 1799.]. (Lo ndon : Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1799). Pp [201]-202. 4to, disbound. With the heading ... View more info

Act to revive and continue, until the First Day of January 1801 the Bounties granted by an Act, made in the Twenty-sixth Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for encouraging the Fisheries carried on at Newfoundland, and Parts adjacent

By: Great Britain)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, London, 1799,:

Seller ID: 9597


(Great Britain). ... An Act to revive and continue, until the First Day of January One thousand eight hundred and One, the Bounties granted by an Act,made in the Twenty-sixth Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for enc ouraging the Fisheries carried on at Newfoundland, and Parts adjacent, fromGreat Britain, Ireland, and the British Dominions in Europe. [12th July 17 99.]. (London : Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1799). Pp [781]-782. 4to, disbound. With theheading : Anno tricesimo nono Georgii III. Regis, Cap. CII. O'Dea 266. Not ... View more info

Act to revive and continue, until the First Day of March 1806

By: Great Britain)

Price: $120.00

Publisher: 1803,:

Seller ID: 9591


(Great Britain). ... An Act to revive and continue, until the First Day of March One thousand eight hundred and six, an Act, made in the Thirty-third year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for establishing Courts of Judicature in the Island of Newfoundland; [...]. [25th March 1803.]. (L.: Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1803). Pp [241]-246. 4to, disbound. With the heading : Anno quadragesimo tertio Georgii III. Regis, Cap. XXIX. O'Dea 284. Not in TPL. The omitted seections of the title deal with non-Newfoundland import/export questio... View more info

Action Stations : The Royal Navy at War. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black, London, 1941,:

Seller ID: 77050


THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral. "Action Stations!" : The Royal Navy at War.With 75 illustrations in photogravure. London : Adam & Charles Black, 1941 . First Edition. Pp (6),7-[86], + frontispiece. Pagination includes numerous pages of photos. Large 8vo, blue cloth, white titles to spine and front. Law 0653. Admiral Thursfield puts forth the theory that a nation must control the sea during a war and cites numerous examples in words and photos, ofhow that was eventually achieved by Britian and her allies during World Wa r II. Chapters: 1. Destroyers; 2. The Little Ships; 3. The Big Ship... View more info

Adam Daby's 5 Dreams about Edward II, The Life of St. Alexius, Solomon's Book of Wisdom, St. Jerome's 15 Tokens before Doomsday, and The Lamentation of Souls

By: FURNIVALL, F.J., ed.. Early English Text Society, 69.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Early English Text Society / N. Trubner & Co, London, 1878,:

Seller ID: 72594


FURNIVALL, F.J., (ed.). Adam Daby's 5 Dreams about Edward II, The Life of St. Alexius, Solomon's Book of Wisdom, St. Jerome's 15 Tokens before Doomsday, and The Lamentation of Souls . Edited from the Laud MS. 622 in the Bodleian Library by F.J. Furnivall. London : published for the Early English Text Society by N. Trubner and Co., 1878. Pp. (2),[1]122,(2). 8vo, printed blue wraps. Early English Text Society number 69. Spine moderately spotted, five damp splotches to front cover, faint creasing, else very good. Largely uncut. 30.00 View more info

Adam's Breed. Third Impression.

By: HALL, Radclyffe.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company Ltd, London, 1926,:

Seller ID: 114863


HALL, Radclyffe. Adam's Breed. London : Cassell and Company, Ltd, (March 1926). Third Impression. Pp. (10),3-[360]. 8vo, grey cloth with blue lettering to front board and spine. Winner of the Prix Femina and the James Tait Black prize, a novel of Lost Generation loneliness in London. "Illegitimate and orphaned, Gian-Luca is brought up by his Italian grandparents in their prosperoous salumeria in Old Compton Street, Soho. Here, surrounded by plenty -- by bottles of Chianti in straw petticoats, by pasta and garlic, strings of sausages and jars of dark olives -- he lacks that most important s... View more info

Adam's Case. First Edition in dustjacket, ex-library.

By: UNDERWOOD, Michael. Cloak and Dagger Mystery series).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hammond & Hammond, London, 1961,:

Seller ID: 105107


UNDERWOOD, Michael. Adam's Case. London: Hammond, Hammond & Company, (1961). First Printing. Pp. (4),[5]-221,(3) of ads. 8vo, maroon cloth with yellowlettering to spine. A Cloak and Dagger Mystery. "The Adam of this story is a young barrister; his Case one of assault in which he is brief to p[rosec ute at the Old Bailey. On the face of it, Adam's case is straightforward, so how could he know that its aftermath was to bring him not only uncomfortably close to sudden death, but also the weary disapproval of the police andthe lofty displeasure of the Benchers of his Inn? Often daunted, often ... View more info

Address to the Geological Section of the British Association, Swansea 1880

By: SORBY, H. Clifton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Spottiswoode & Co., 1880,:

Seller ID: 49467


SORBY, H. Clifton. Address to the Geological Section of the British Association, Swansea 1880. (L: Spottiswoode & Co.), 1880. Pp. 8. 8vo, self wraps. Some rubbing to margins, small red inked notation to front, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Admirable Crichton.

By: BARRIE, J.M. THOMSON, Hugh, drawings.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 103467


BARRIE, J.M. The Admirable Crichton. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d. - ca. 1915?]. Pp. (12),3-235,(3), tipped-in colourfrontispiece, + 14 leaves of tipped in colour plates. With many line drawi ngs to text. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt decoration to front board, gilt lettering to front board and spine. A comic stage play by Barrie, originally released in 1902, about a British aristocrat who is shipwrecked on a desertedisland with his family and his butler, and of his butler's ascendancy up t he ranks as his resourcefulness becomes something to be relied upon more th... View more info

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Admiral Arthur Phillip. in dj.

By: PHILLIP, Arthur, Admiral). MACKANESS, George MACKANESS, George.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Angus & Robertson, 1937,:

Seller ID: 39707


(PHILLIP, Arthur, Admiral). MACKANESS, George. Admiral Arthur Phillip : Founder of New South Wales, 1738-1814. Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1937. Pp 536, frontis., [34] leaves plates. 8vo, blue cloth. "This volume has been planned as a companion volume to the author's 'Life of Vice-Admiral William Bligh.' It is based entirely upon original contemporary sources and is fully documented and illustrated. It is the result of several years' exhaustive research in Australia and Great Britain, and is a critical examination of all extant original material. Much of this is here published for the first... View more info

Admiral Byng and the Loss of Minorca. First Edition

By: TUNSTALL, Brian BYNG, John, Admiral)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Philip Allan & Co., London, 1928,:

Seller ID: 56033


TUNSTALL, Brian. Admiral Byng and the Loss of Minorca. London : Philip Allan & Co. Ltd., (1928). First Edition. Pp. (4),v-x,1-293,(1), portrait frontispiece., + 11 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The story of Byng's loss of the island of Minorca to France during the Seven Years' War, and his eventual execution. Byng was the governor of Newfoundland in the 1740s. "Admiral Byng has had to wait a long time for his vindication. Although he lingers in the memory of most of us as the unlucky Admiral who was shot, in the words of Voltaire, 'to encourage the others,... View more info

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Admiral Lord Anson : The Story of Anson's Voyage and Vaval events of His Day. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ANSON, George). PACK, S.W.C. PACK, S.W.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cassell, 1960,: 1960

Seller ID: 19912


(ANSON, George). PACK, Captain S.W.C. Admiral Lord Anson : The Story of Anson's Voyage and Naval Events of His Day. London : Cassell, (1960). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xvii,(1),1-[262], + b&w portrait frontispiece, + 16 pages of b&w plates. With several maps in the text. 8vo (150 x 220 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. NMM II:249. Admiral George Anson (b. April 23, 1697, Staffordshire - d. June 6, 1762, Moor Park, Hertfordshire). Captain Stanley Walter Croucher Pack, R.N., C.B.E., MSc., ADC (1904–1977). "The career... View more info

Admiral Never Forgets : Reminiscences of thirty-seven years on the active list of the Royal Navy. 2nd ed.

By: SMITH, Humphrey Hugh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Seeley, Service & Co, London, 1936,:

Seller ID: 88754


SMITH, Humphrey Hugh, Vice-Admiral. An Admiral Never Forgets : Reminiscences of thirty-seven years on the active list of the Royal Navy. London: Seeley, Service & Co., [1936]. Second Edition. Pp. (12),13-317,(3), frontis. + [15] leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The book isfilled with fascinating anecdotes of a man who loved life and thoroughly e njoyed his career in the Royal Navy. Plate between pp. 258-259 loose but present, some light spine ridging, nick to head of spine, name to ffep, else good. No dj. 20.00 View more info