Sign In | Register
Voyage of Discovery: Gulf Island Names and Their Origins by  Donald A New - Paperback - First Edition - 1966 - from Black Sheep Books (IOBA) and Biblio.com

Voyage of Discovery: Gulf Island Names and Their Origins

by New, Donald A

Condition: Good


Sidney, B.C., 1966 "The purpose of this booklet is to tell the discoverer of today something of the history of the Gulf Islands, and how and where the name of their harbours, bays, points and mountains originated." Green card cover with brown titling and brown sketch by Irving Sinclair, staple binding, fold-out map at back of book, 18 pages. Spine and edges sunned, cover has shelf wear with some light creases, page edges darkened, text is clean. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Card Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Black Sheep Books (IOBA) CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 016634
  • Title: Voyage of Discovery: Gulf Island Names and Their Origins
  • Author: New, Donald A
  • Format/binding:Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Place: Sidney, B.C.
  • Date published: 1966
  • Keywords: Gulf Islands, B.C., British Columbia,
  • Bookseller catalogs: British Columbia & Cascadia; Salt Spring Island;
  • Size: 16mo - over 5¾\" - 6¾\" tall

Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is c...[more]
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases ...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a ...[more]
sunned
Damage done to a book cover or dust jacket caused by exposure to direct sunlight.  Very strong fluorescent light can cause ...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[more]

$15.00

$16.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Add to wishlist

Black Sheep Books (IOBA)

Ask the seller a question

Biblio.com member since: 2004
Salt Spring Island,British Columbia

Black Sheep Books (IOBA) bookstore logo

30 day return guarantee 30 Day Return Guarantee



Collecting Holographs

Collecting and identifying signed letters and holographic documents

Many authors and other famous literary figures wrote and signed letters by hand, and you can find a great collection of them in the Biblio rare book room. See our great collection of handwritten letters and holographic documents

Classic Supernatural Fiction

Collecting Classic Supernatural Fiction

Classic supernatural fiction is distinct from contemporary horror because it is more literate and often relies upon poetic subtlety rather than unpleasant gratuity to create atmosphere. Enter if you dare!


Trustpilot