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Cork Lines and Canning Lines. The Glory Years of Fishing on the West Coast.

by Meggs, Geoff

Condition: fine


Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1992. Hardcover. fine. 166pp. Square quarto. Illustrated with photos. Original green cloth with gilt lettering on spine in dust jacket. Gift inscription on front free endpaper in ink. fine 1992
  • Bookseller: Aquila Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 122080
  • Title: Cork Lines and Canning Lines. The Glory Years of Fishing on the West Coast.
  • Author: Meggs, Geoff
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 1550540505
  • ISBN 13: 9781550540505
  • Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre
  • Place: Vancouver
  • Date published: 1992
  • Keywords: Fisheries|Western Canada

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