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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1927. Softcover. Good. 82 p. 27 cm. Blue paper covers. Rusted staples, stained rear cover, large tear in front cover. Discussion of fisheries and standing of provinces, the value and species of fish marketed, production of fish oils and meals, the salmon pack by districts, salmon fishery in… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1940. Softcover. Good. 88 p. 27 cm. Grey paper covers. Rusted staples and soiling. Small hole at top front. Topics include the value of Canadian fisheries and the standing of the provinces, value of BC's fisheries in 1939, canned salmon pack by districts, review of BC salmon canning… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1928. Softcover. Good. 56 p. 27 cm. Grey paper covers. Rusted staples and a bit of soiling. Discussion of the value of fisheries and standing of the province, the species and value of fish caught in BC, the salmon pack by districts, fish oil and meal, etc.… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1923. Softcover. Good. 69 p. 27 cm. Tan paper covers. Rusted staples and discolouration. Paper browning. Topics include the species and value of fish marketed, BC's standing with other provinces, while appendices include the life history of sockeye, spawning beds in various rivers, and so on.
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1924. Softcover. Good. 58 p. 27 cm. 1 b&w plate. Grey paper covers. Staples rusting, edges discoloured. Topics include the value of fisheries and standing with other provinces, species and value of fish marketed, the salmon pack in 1923, life history of sockeye salmon, etc. while appendices have… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1922. Softcover. Good. 79 p. 27 cm. Grey paper covers. Rusted staples. Paper browning. Topics include the salmon pack of 1921, salmon conditions in norther waters, the Alaska fur seal herd, species and value of fish marketed, BC's standing with other provinces, while appendices discuss life history of sockeye… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1926. Softcover. Good. 64 p. 27 cm. Blue paper covers. Covers detached, staples rusted. Paper browning. Topics include the value of fisheries and the standing of provinces in 1924, species and value of fish marketed in 1924, salmon pack of 1925, aerial patrol of northern fisheries, purse seines, fish… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1925. Softcover. Good. 63 p. 27 cm. Blue paper covers. Staples rusting, small tear in upper spine. Topics include the value of fisheries and standing of provinces in 1923, species and value of fish marketed in 1923, salmon pack of 1924, life history of sockeye salmon, the Halibut Treaty,… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1935. Softcover. Good. 122 p. 27 cm. Grey paper covers. Rusted staples and a bit of soiling. Upper spine torn. Discussion of the value of fisheries and the standing of the province, the s pecies and value of fish caught in BC, the salmon canning industry, etc. while… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1938. Softcover. Good. 121 p. 27 cm. Grey paper covers. Rusted staples and soiling. Small hole at top front. Discussion of Canadian fisheries and the standing of BC in 1936, the decreased value of BC's fisheries in 1937, the canned salmon pack, other canneries, clams, limnology of Shuswap Lake,… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1919. Softcover. Good. 92 p., interspersed with plate section. 27 cm. B&w plates in centre section. Tan paper covers. Some soiling to covers, rust stains at staples. Paper browning. Contents includes the salmon catch of 1918, the species and value of fish marketed in BC, standing with other… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1914. Softcover. Fair. 148 p., interspersed with plates. 27 cm. Fold out colour map of BC halibut fishing grounds detached and inserted at front. Also 4 leaves of b&w plates showing seals inserted at front. Other b&w plates throughout. Grey paper covers. Front cover is nearly detached, with small… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1915. Softcover. Very good. 133 p., interspersed with plates. 27 cm. B&w plates throughout. Grey paper covers. Some fading to spine and covers, stain to front cover, date printede on spine. Staples beginning to rust. Articles include scientific research on the sockeye salmon and native oyster, edible crab,… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1921. Softcover. Good. 31 p. 27 cm. Beige paper covers. Some soiling to covers and rust stains on staples. Scuff to bottom rear. Paper browning. Topics include the salmon catch of 1920, the species and value of fish marketed, BC's standing with other provinces, the whale catch of 1920,… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1918. Softcover. Good. 126 p., interspersed with plate section. 27 cm. B&w plates in centre section. Brown paper covers. Some soiling to covers, rust stains at staples. Discusses the salmon catch of 1917, species and value of fish marketed, standing with other provinces, etc. while appendices cover the… Read more
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Victoria, BC: Printed by Authority of the Legislative Assembly, 1920. Softcover. Good. 84 p., interspersed with plates. 27 cm. B&w plates in two sections. Blue paper covers. Some discolouration to edges of covers and rust stains on staples. Spine ends torn. Paper browning. Topics include the salmon catch of 1919, the species and value of fish marketed,… Read more
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Salmon-Fishing in Canada by a Resident

by ALEXANDER, Colonel Sir James Edward (ed.)

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Published
1860
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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London: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1860. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. xiv, 350, [2], 24 p. 20 cm. Frontispiece, title page vignette, area map, and numerous smaller b&w drawings. Purple cloth with blank impressing. Spine lean, corners bumped, edges worn. Spine ends torn and spine cloth browned as seems to be usual. Front hinge repaired and rear hinge… Read more
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The Turn in the Trail: Northwoods Tales of the Upper Great Lakes

by SANDBERG, Walt; ALLEN, Gordon (illus.)

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Published
1980
Condition
Near fine
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$30.00

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Clinton, NJ: Amwell Press, 1980. Hardcover. Near fine. 1,000 copies published by The Amwell Press for The National Sporting Fraternity Limited. This is copy no. 992 signed by Sandberg, Allen, and Jim Rikhoff, President of NSFL. 215 p. 24 cm green hardcover in 25 cm burgundy slipcase. B&w frontispiece and numerous b&w illustrations. Faint wear to slipcase.… Read more
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The Great Fish

by SAMSON, Jack; BLANCHARD, Victoria (illus.)

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Published
1983
Condition
Very good +
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$40.00

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Clinton, NJ: Amwell Press, 1983. Hardcover. Very good +. 1,000 copies published by The Amwell Press for The National Sporting Fraternity Limited as the 2nd book in its Angling Heritage Collection. This is copy no. 985 signed by Samson, Blanchard and Jim Rikhoff, President of NSFL. xii, [2], 181 p. 22 cm black hardcover in 23 cm pale… Read more
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Fogo Island Young (and not so young) Fishermen; The Green Shores of Fogo

by BEST, Mary, et al

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Published
nd. ca 1977
Condition
Very good
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$75.00

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Fogo, Newfoundland, nd. ca 1977. Staplebound. Very good. 19, [1] p. 28 cm. 6 b&w figures and map at rear. Staplebound typewritten or photocopied sheets. Some rusting to staples. Pages 14-15 inserted twice. P. 7 upside down. 14 students took part in this project which thanks the federal government for its funding. Discussion of fishing rights, the… Read more
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