Author:Haig-Brown, Roderick

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Return to the River A Story of the Chinook Run

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart Ltd.: 1946

Edition: 1st Canadian

Seller ID: 18292

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows shelf wear with short tears, chipping with 1/4" piece missing from DJ at bottom of spine. Previous owner's name on FFEP. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 248 pages; "Drawn back again to spawn in the stream that hatched them, the deep-sea salmon, the great silver chinooks, return as inevitably as the September rains. Return to the River captures the whole sweep of the chinook migration in every significant detail: the departure seaward of the millions of small fry in the spring of the s... View more info

The Whale People

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1962

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 7060

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


DJ has some soiling, tears and chipping. Quarter sized piece missing from DJ at base of spine. Small water stain at bottom of back board. Gift notation on front free end paper. ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. Price in Canadian funds.; B&W Illustrations; 184 pages; Blurb - "This is an enthralling story of the customs and taboos of the West Coast Indians. It is also the story of Atlin: how he grew to manhood; how he learnt to hunt the giant whales as his father and grandfather had done before him." View more info

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The Living Land An Account Of The Natural Resources Of British Columbia

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Toronto, The Macmillan Company of Canada Ltd.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18856

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ has some light shelf wear, with minor creasing. Page foredges have light foxing and endpapers have light offset discoloration, previous owner's name in ink on FFEP. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Colourful map enclosed in pocket attached to back end paper. Richly illustrated with colour plates and B&W and colour illustrations and maps. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations, Maps; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 269 pages; "Haig-Brown, naturalist and renowned fisherman, here presents a popular account of the natural resources of his province, their use and manag... View more info

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Measure of The Year

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, William Collins Sons & Co.: 1950

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17280

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


DJ is soiled, with tape repaired tears, creasing and chipping. A large wedge-shape on the back panel of the DJ, approx. 2" X 1.5" is missing. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 279 pages; "Roderick L. Haig-Brown welcomes us onto his lush farm for a year of insights and observations. In this eloquently written account, Haig-Brown, his wife Ann and their four children tour us through each season, and teach us the ways in which the Earth governs the events in our lives. Haig-Brown observes salmon, blue grouse, blacktail deer and robins, with a soft eye a... View more info

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Woods and River Tales From the World of Roderick Haig-Brown

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick Langmere

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart: 1980

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 19346

ISBN: 0771037686

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows shelf wear with small tears and light chipping and scuffing, price-clipped. Boards show very light shelf wear.; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 8.4 X 5.7 X 1.0 inches; 192 pages; This is a collection of short stories written by Roderick Haig-Brown over various periods of his life. His daughter Valerie gathered these stories posthumously and arranged them earliest to latest View more info