GARLAND, Joseph E. PATTILLO, Jim.
Title: Bear of the Sea : Giant Jim Pattillo and the Roaring Years of the Gloucester-Nova Scotia Fishery. pbk.
Publisher:  Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2001, ISBN:1551093650
Seller ID: 42023
GARLAND, Joseph E. Bear of the Sea : Giant Jim Pattillo and the Roaring Years of the Gloucester-Nova Scotia Fishery. Halifax: Nimbus, (2001). Pp. (10),xi-xiv,(2),3-352,(2). 8vo, ill. blue card covers. A biography of Jim Pattillo, the Nova Scotian-born, Gloucester-based fisherman legend, the "Paul Bunyan of the sea". Originally published in 1966 as That Great Pattillo. "Therollicking run-ins of an uproariopus Nova Scotia fishing skipper turned wh itewashed Yankee -- in the golden days of wooden ships and blown-out sails,when men were men and rum was rum, and the devil took the hindmost." -from the rear cover. Vg. 10.00