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North Atlantic Maritime Cultures, Anthropological Essays on Changing Adaptations (World Anthropology), Andersen, Raoul (ed.)  Sol Tax, Series Editor
1 Andersen, Raoul (ed.) Sol Tax, Series Editor North Atlantic Maritime Cultures, Anthropological Essays on Changing Adaptations (World Anthropology)
The Hague Mouton Publishers 1979 9027978301 / 9789027978301 First Edition Cloth Good Good 8vo., Boards 
xviii, 365pp. small amount of highlighting 
Price: 52.00 CDN
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Aspects of Nineteenth Century St. John's Municipal History, Baker, Melvin
2 Baker, Melvin Aspects of Nineteenth Century St. John's Municipal History
St. John's, Newfoundland Harry Cuff Publications 1982 091909533-X / 9780919095335 Card covers Very Good 8vo. 
64 pages. Scoring up to page 20. Clean, with no spine crease. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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A Ferryland Merchant - Magistrate.  The Journal and Cases of Robert Carter, Esq., J.P.  Volume I, 1832-1840, Barnable; Gerald, Curran, Christopher; Baker, Melvin (editors)
3 Barnable; Gerald, Curran, Christopher; Baker, Melvin (editors) A Ferryland Merchant - Magistrate. The Journal and Cases of Robert Carter, Esq., J.P. Volume I, 1832-1840
St. John's, Newfoundland The Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador 2014 Second printing Card covers Very Good 8vo. 
xviii, 489pp 
Price: 39.00 CDN
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Fair or Foul the Weather.  Brother Slattery's Presidency of St. Bonaventure's College, 1889 to 1895.  The Diptheria Epidemic, the Great Fire and the Bank Crash, Darcy, J. B.
4 Darcy, J. B. Fair or Foul the Weather. Brother Slattery's Presidency of St. Bonaventure's College, 1889 to 1895. The Diptheria Epidemic, the Great Fire and the Bank Crash
St. John's, NF Creative Book Publishing 1999 1894294130 / 9781894294133 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo. 
v, 116pp. almost imperceptible coffee stain to bottom edge of final half of pages 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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Turbulent Tides: A Social History of Sandy Point, Downer, Don
5 Downer, Don Turbulent Tides: A Social History of Sandy Point
Portugal Cove, Newfoundland Esp Press 1997 Softcover Very Good 8vo. 
xvii, 361 pages. Name blacked out top right corner of first leaf; else clean and unmarked with no creasing to spine. Profusely illustrated with photographs. 
Price: 39.00 CDN
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St. Lawrence (Notes toward a history of), Edwards, Ena Farrell; with R.E. Buehler
6 Edwards, Ena Farrell; with R.E. Buehler St. Lawrence (Notes toward a history of)
St. John's, Nfld Breakwater Books 1983 0919519415 / 9780919519411 First Edition Card Covers Very Good 8vo. inscribed and signed by author
92pp. + (14pp.) photographs, signed by Edwards to previous owner on title page 
Price: 22.75 CDN
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Sealing Steamers, Feltham, John
7 Feltham, John Sealing Steamers
St. John's, Newfoundland Harry Cuff Publications 1995 0921191987 / 9780921191988 Softcover Very Good 8vo. 
186 pages. Name and date to verso of front cover; else clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. 
Price: 39.00 CDN
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On the high seas: The diary of Capt. John W. Froude, Twillingate, 1863-1939, Froude, John W
8 Froude, John W On the high seas: The diary of Capt. John W. Froude, Twillingate, 1863-1939
St. John's, Newfoundland Jesperson Press 1983 0920502172 / 9780920502174 First Edition Card covers Very Good 8vo. 
viii, 260pp. previous owner's name obscured on half title page 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Labrador. Its Discovery, Exploration and Development, Gosling, W. (William) G.
9 Gosling, W. (William) G. Labrador. Its Discovery, Exploration and Development
USA Elibron Classics / Adamant Media Corporation 2006 Reprint Card covers Very Good 8vo. 
xii, 574pp. this edition is an unabridged facsimile reprint of the 1910 London edition published by Alston Rivers 
Price: 58.50 CDN
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Sky Piloting (Mainly the Lighter Side), Gough, Rev. Cyril H.
10 Gough, Rev. Cyril H. Sky Piloting (Mainly the Lighter Side)
Charlottetown, P.E.I. Irwin Printing 1988 Card covers Very Good 8vo. 
87 pages. Anecdotes of the Rev.'s years in ministry within the United Church in Canadian maritime provinces. Clean and unmarked saye for his tidy "Best wishes / Cyril Gough" lower right first leaf. Second printing. 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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Between Damnation and Starvation: Priests and Merchants in Newfoundland Politics, 1745 - 1855, Greene, John P.
11 Greene, John P. Between Damnation and Starvation: Priests and Merchants in Newfoundland Politics, 1745 - 1855
Montreal and Kingston McGill Queens Univ Press 1999 0773518800 / 9780773518803 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo. 
xii, 339 pages. Clean and unmarked. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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A Labrador Doctor.  The Autobiograpy of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell M.D, (Oxon..), C.M.G., Grenfell
12 Grenfell A Labrador Doctor. The Autobiograpy of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell M.D, (Oxon..), C.M.G.
Boston & New York Houghton Mifflin Company 1925 Tenth impression Cloth Fair, ex libris 8vo., Boards Signed
441pp. full page sketch and inscription from Grenfell to ffep. features polar bear fishing through ice, captioned "A Christmas dinner in Labrador". A Canada Post first day cover, cancelled June 10, 1985, is included with this book. This volume has a tide mark from water damage to lower right corne of the text block, with slight rippling of the pages, boards not affected. Large red withdrawn stamps to front and rear endpapers, no other library marks. The mark is fairly successfully removed from the ffep. Loose plate at p. 132 
Price: 93.75 CDN
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A Labrador Logbook, Grenfell, Sir Wilfred
13 Grenfell, Sir Wilfred A Labrador Logbook
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1939 Reprint Cloth Good 16mo., boards inscribed and signed by author
vi, 372pp. a long, personal inscription from Grenfell to the previous owner Alice Earle Rowe is written on the ffep., spine sunned, gilt titles dulled 
Price: 75.00 CDN
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A Man's Faith, Grenfell, Wilfred T.
14 Grenfell, Wilfred T. A Man's Faith
Boston and Chicago The Pilgrim Press 1926 New edition Cloth Very Good 12mo., boards Signed by Author
vi, 87pp. signed "Wilfred Grenfell Labrador" to ffep., portions of the dust jacket glued to inside rear board, light wear to boards 
Price: 56.25 CDN
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That Christmas in Peace Haven and Three Eyes, Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason
15 Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason That Christmas in Peace Haven and Three Eyes
Boston and New York Houghton Mifflin Company 1923 Reprint decorative boards Very Good Good 16mo. 
55pp. + adv., minor silverfish damage to spine and rear panel of dustjacket, repaired 
Price: 62.50 CDN
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The Adventure of Life, Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason
16 Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason The Adventure of Life
London James Nisbet & Co. 1912 First Edition Boards Very Good 8vo., Boards 
xiii, 160pp. The William Belden Noble Lectures at Harvard University, 1911, light spotting to fore and bottom edges 
Price: 93.75 CDN
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Among the Eskimos of Labrador. A Record of Five Years' Close Intercourse with the Eskimo Tribes of Labrador, Hutton, S. K.
17 Hutton, S. K. Among the Eskimos of Labrador. A Record of Five Years' Close Intercourse with the Eskimo Tribes of Labrador
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott Company 1912 First edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
344 pages, plus photo plates and maps. Large fold-out map at rear. Occasional vertical pencil scoring to outer margin. paper deteriorated alon lower edge of pp. 327-330 - likely an original fault. Top edge gilt; light rubbing to extremities; light sunning to spine. Binding is sound; no inscriptions. 
Price: 331.25 CDN
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Them Days, Stories of Early Labrador. Volume  1 Number 1 through Volume 6 Number 4 [the first 24 issues], Labrador Heritage Society / Old Timer's League
18 Labrador Heritage Society / Old Timer's League Them Days, Stories of Early Labrador. Volume 1 Number 1 through Volume 6 Number 4 [the first 24 issues]
St. Johns, Newfoundland Robinson-Blackmore 1981 Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo. 
24 consecutive issues, from Vol. 1 No. 1 August 1975 through Vol. 6 No. 4 1981. The first three issues are noted as "First Reprint" with $5 / $3 price on front; the rest are first printings. Each is clean and unmarked. 
Price: 181.25 CDN
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Come By Chance: a collection of poems, Leggo, Carl
19 Leggo, Carl Come By Chance: a collection of poems
St. John's, Newfoundland Breakwater Books Ltd. 2006 1550810820 / 9781550810820 First Edition Card covers Very Good 8vo. 
90pp. part of Breakwater Books' Newfoundland Poetry Series 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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Woody Point 1800-1900, Manuel, Ella
20 Manuel, Ella Woody Point 1800-1900
Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo 
18 pages. No place of publication given, no date (1972), (self published), no map present. Postage will be reduced. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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