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Flowering Earth

by Peattie, Donald Culross

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Published
1939
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Very Good Minus
Edition
Second Impression
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$50.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1939 Beige cloth on boards with brick lettering and green leaf decoration. Previous owner's name. Hand-soil to covers. Stunning woodcuts in this information-filled discussion of plants and their relationship to life. 260 pp. including Index.. Second Impression. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. Illus. by Wood Engravings By Paul Landacre. 5… Read more
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Weeds of Canada and the Northern United States

by Montgomery, F.H.

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Published
1964
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Very Good Plus
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Presumed First
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$25.00

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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1964 Light blue cloth on boards with black pictorial dustjacket. Inscribed and signed by the author. Unclipped dustjacket has minor edgewear and corner wear. The author was a professor and head of the Botany Department at the Ontario Agricultural College in Guelph. 226 pp. including Index.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. Presumed First. Hard… Read more
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Jill and I and the Salmon

by Russell, Jack

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good Minus
Edition
Reprint #147 of 149 Copies
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$125.00

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Lake Oswego, OR: Great Outdoors Book Exchange, 1992 Original (reprint) in blue leather on boards. Scratches on front cover, and spots on both front and back covers. Just as Jack Russell's name is widely-known as a salmon fisherman, so is Alec Jackson's reputation as a hook and lure designer fair game for campfire conversation everywhere. Limited Reprint… Read more
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Rivers of Yesterday; A New Brunswick Hunting and Fishing Journal

by Parker, Mike (Ed.)

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First ( No Additional printings)
ISBN
9781551092256
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$28.00

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Halifax, N.S.: Nimbus Publishing , Limited, 1997 Photo cover paperback. Previous owner's label has been partially removed from inside front cover. Includes the original journal of Campbell Hardy's birchbark canoe trip as well as Captain Dashwood's interior forest expeditions, and much more. 183 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by B &… Read more
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Great Trees of New Brunswick

by Folster, David

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Minus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780969320609
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$35.00

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Fredericton, NB: Canadian Forestry Association of New Brunswick Inc., 1987 Original peach large format softcover with navy lettering and colour photo of a tree on the cover. Edgewear and two small creases on front cover. Each page has a photo of an important tree in New Brunswick, as nominated by civilians, with a detailed description and map of… Read more
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"The Mountains" and "The Forest" (2 Vols.)

by White, Stewart Edward

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Very Good
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$50.00

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Olive green hardcovers with pictorial covers. The Mountains was published by Morang & Co., Limited in Toronto in 1904, and was illustrated by Fernand Lungren. It has a colour frontispiece with a tissue guard, and 16 additional black and white plates. The cover illustration is cream, beige and black with beige titles. There is some darkening… Read more
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Virgin Water; Thirty-five Years in Quest of the Squaretail Trout

by Brewer, Leighton

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Published
1941
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Good Plus to Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1941 Beige cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Cover hand-soiled. Square and well-bound. Quebec. Adirondacks. 223 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Helen H. Brewer. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Book of the Bicycle

by St. Pierre, Roger

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780856740107
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$18.00

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London: Triune Books, 1973 Red cloth on boards. Buying. Maintenance. Touring. Organisations. Reading List. All you need to know to begin. Rear hinge crack glued to prevent separation. 110 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Hunting with Rifle and Pencil

by Liedl, Charles

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Fredericton, N. B.: Brunswick Press, 1955 Spend an hour reading this book and you'll soon be feeling as though you are right there in the woods with the author and his party. You might even pick up a pencil and try your hand at drawing. 186 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by The Author. 8vo -… Read more
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Backwoods Basics

by Inglis, Bud

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Published
1984
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780889992313
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$25.00

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Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot Press, 1984 Spine-soiled softcover. Clean inside. Previous owner's name. Artist unnamed. 95 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Line Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Hunting with Rifle and Pencil

by Liedl, Charles

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Published
1955
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Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Fredericton: Brunswick Press, 1955 The author covers Canada in search of game, with pencil and sketch pad ready in his pocket. 186 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by The Author. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Fishing the Miramichi

by Curtis, Wayne

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780920483862
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$20.00

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Fredericton, N.B.: New Ireland Press, 1994 Gift note the only mark in the book. The Miramichi attracts them all - Harvey Kirck and Ted Williams, among others. 134 pp.. First Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Trapper's Guide and The Life of the Hunting Scout

by Alain, Lorenzo

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Published
1945
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Edition
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$50.00

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Quebec, P.Q.: The Author, 1945 Beige softcover. Previous owner's name. Minor tears to head and foot of spine, glued to prevent separation. 376 pp. packed with tips on trapping, hunting, and log-handling. Illustrated by several photos. . Second Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall..
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Mountainman Crafts and Skills

by Montgomery, David

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fifth Printing
ISBN
9780882901565
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$15.00

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Bountiful, Utah: Horizon Publishers and Distributors, 1983 Photo cover on boards. This appears to be a good, all-around guide to camping, hiking, and trapping in the great outdoors. Lots of illustrations by the author help to make things clear. 239 pp. with index.. Fifth Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. Illus. by Line Drawings By the Author.. 8vo - over… Read more
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Elmer Keith's Big Game Hunting

by Keith, Elmer

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Published
1954
Condition
Good to Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$70.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1954 Light red cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ worn and chipped head and foot, but no long tears. If you're retiring from the field, this is the book that can bring it all back. Elmer Keith (1899-1984) had a long, colorful history as a rancher and hunter. He is considered the originator of the .357… Read more
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Wild Flowers of Canada

by Davies, Adrian

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First ( No Additional printings)
ISBN
9780862836818
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$50.00

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Bramley Books, 1989 Blue cloth on boards. This large, elegant book will add light and colour to the home library or coffee table. Four full pages of introductory text followed by 156 pages of huge colour photographs demand attention while making Canada's wild flowers come to life. Very large, heavy book will need additional postage.. First ( No Additional printings).… Read more
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They Called Him Wildcat; The Life and Legend of V. E. "Wildcat" Lynch

by Cronk, Oscar E.

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Good Plus to Very Good
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Oscar E. Cronk White softcover showing man with wildcat over shoulders. "Wildcat" Lynch was born in Missouri, but came to Northern Maine after a hitch in the army. 137 pp.. Soft Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Gone Huntin'

by Elliott, Charles

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
30 Year Commemorative Edition
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$20.00

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Harrisburg, PA: The Stackpole Company, 1954 Beige cloth backed in brown cloth on boards. No marks or damage. Typical accounts as found in various outdoor magazines of the 50's. 270 pp.. 30 Year Commemorative Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus to Very Good. Illus. by Jack Hogg. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Recollections

by Stewart, Clayton Stanley

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Fredericton, N.B.: Self-published, 1990 Longtime guide and outfitter shares 40 years of his memories of many streams in New Bunswick, as well as hunting deer, moose, and bear. List of guides registered in 1903. Inscribed and signed "to Norman Harrington a first rate fisherman. Clayton Stanley Stewart.". Inscribed and Signed By Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very… Read more
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In the Land of the Moose, the Bear, and the Beaver

by Daunt, Achilles

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Condition
Good to Very Good
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$45.00

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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd. Light green cloth on boards, showing swastikas on spine and front. All four colour plates present. The grammar is in two distinct forms. When addressing the reader, the author adopts a stilted authoritarian tone. However, when one of the three main characters, Old Jake, lets loose about something it… Read more
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