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Salt Water, Fresh Water

By: Anderson, Allan

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 43592


Toronto: Macmillan of Canada 1979. Over 100 Canadians pass along their vivid stories of life afloat, past and present. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, 35 b&w photos, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good, Good. View more info

Sailing Ships of the Maritimes

By: Armour, Charles A.

Price: $45.00

Seller ID: 41169


Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Ltd. 1975, 1st printing. Armour and co-author Thomas Lackey present an illustrated history of shipping and shipbuilding in the maritime provinces of Canada, 1750-1925. Dust jacket rubbed with a few nicks to edges and one tear on rear, oblong 8vo in blue cloth, 16 color plates, 100+ b&w illustrations, list of sources, bibliography, index, 224pp, owner's name on front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Good. View more info

Lore & Legends of Long Point (Canada)

By: Barrett, Harry B.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 44599


Don Mills ON: Burns & MacEachern Ltd. 1977. Barrett recounts the history of this point of land that just out of the north shore of Lake Eire, with personal reminiscences and many tales. No just jacket, square 8vo (9x9), b&w photos, maps and diagrams, 240pp, owner's name label on front endpaper o/w no marks, no marks, Very Good. View more info

Keepers of the Light

By: Graham, Donald

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 38523


Madeira Park BC: Harbour Publishing 1985 [1987] 3rd printing. A history of British Columbia lighthouses and their keepers, drawn from official files, diaries, and reminiscences. SOFT cover, 8vo, b&w photos and drawings throughout, 262pp, no marks, near Fine. View more info

From Sea unto Sea

By: Hardy, W. G.

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 38079


Garden City NY: Doubleday and Company 1960. Hardy recounts Canada's road to nationhood, 1850-1910. No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, map endpapers, bibliography, index, 528pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/-. View more info

Grand Banks, The

By: Keating, Bern

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 44527


Chicago: Rand McNally and Company 1968, 1st printing. Keating and photographer Dan Guravich introduce us to the Grand Banks, the turbulent and fog-shrouded fishing grounds off Newfoundland, and present a fascinating glimpse into its 500-year-old history. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, 4to in blue cloth, numerous color photos, 96pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

Grand Banks, The

By: Keating, Bern

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 44530


Chicago: Rand McNally and Company 1968, 1st printing. Keating and photographer Dan Guravich introduce us to the Grand Banks, the turbulent and fog-shrouded fishing grounds off Newfoundland, and present a fascinating glimpse into its 500-year-old history. Dust jacket a bit chipped, 4to in blue cloth, 32 color photos, 96pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

Cruise of the Neptune, The

By: Low, Albert P.

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: 37948


Ottawa: Government Printing Office 1906. Low presents a report of the Dominion Government Expedition to Hudson Bay and the Arctic Islands, 1903-4, aboard the steamship D.G.S. Neptune, 1Capt. S. W. Bartlett. The report details the places visited and activities undertaken, including reports on ethnology, geology, and navigation issues. No dust jacket, 8vo in original brown cloth, titles and ship design in bright gilt on front board, 63 plates, 30x40-inch folded map in r... View more info

Rivers of Canada, The

By: MacLennan, Hugh

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 44781


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1961. The wilderness and the pioneers past and present figure in this portrait of a country seen through the story of its great waterways. Dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth, maps, 170pp, no marks, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

In the Wake of the Wind-Ships

By: Wallace, Frederick W.

Price: $95.00

Seller ID: 40623


New York: George Sully & Company 1927. Wallace presents here, as an extension to his 'Wooden Ships and Iron Men,' a discussion of Canada's role and special contributions to the shipbuilding and seafaring ventures of North America. No dust jacket, contemporary paper protector applied, 8vo in green with design blind-stamped on front board and title gilt-stamped on spine, map endpapers, 85 b&w illustrations, front hinge loosening but intact, owner's name on half-title o/w... View more info