Category: Newfoundland

Sort

Showing 1-6 of 6

Image for The Iambics of Newfoundland  Notes from an Unknown Shore

The Iambics of Newfoundland Notes from an Unknown Shore

By: Finch, Robert

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Counterpoint: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16065

ISBN: 158243154X

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear to book and dust jacket. ; A bright, solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 9.20 X 6.20 X 1.10 inches; 288 pages; "In these evocative sketches, stories and essays, nature writer Robert Finch explores the people, geography and wildlife of this remote but lovely corner of Canada. Beloved nature writer Robert Finch spent the greater part of a decade travelling around Newfoundland, the remote island "at the edge of America". Between the icy cliffs and the Atlantic Ocean, the lush valleys and barren drifts, he collected intimate stories of birds, moose... View more info

Image for Sweep You Across for a Penny, Ma'am  Stories from St. John's and Beyond

Sweep You Across for a Penny, Ma'am Stories from St. John's and Beyond

By: Furlong, Tom

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. John's NFLD, Flanker Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16414

ISBN: 1894463366

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author; Only slight wear to glossy pictorial card covers ; Signed by author on title page. A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; 8.40 X 5.50 X 0.60 inches; 207 pages; Sweep You Across for a Penny, Ma’am: Stories from St. John’s and Beyond is a new collection of stories from columnist Tom Furlong. This compilation includes tales about his life in the city, his travels throughout Newfoundland as a customs officer and his involvement in sports and the scouting movement. In it, the author records a wealth of details on the social fabric of his beloved city and province. View more info

Image for The Story of St. John's, Newfoundland

The Story of St. John's, Newfoundland

By: O'Neill, Paul

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Press Porcepic: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16859

ISBN: 0888780702

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Dust jacket scuffed and chipped with short tears, blue cloth covered boards show light wear, pages tanned, previous owner's name on half title page. ; A tight solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 432 pages; This just the first book in the history of one of Canada's oldest cities and it deals with the political, military and cultural history. "The claim of St. John's, Newfoundland, to being the oldest city in North America is based on a mixture of legend and fact. Although it cannot be proven, it is probably the oldest cit... View more info

Image for A Seaport Legacy The Story of St. John's, Newfoundland Vol #2 only

A Seaport Legacy The Story of St. John's, Newfoundland Vol #2 only

By: O'Neill, Paul

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Erin, ON, Press Porcepic: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19262

ISBN: 0888781105

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ and boards show light shelf wear, DJ has small tears, light chipping and creasing along top edge. Embossed owner's stamp on title page ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Press clippings laid in ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 605 pages; A companion volume to The Story of St. John's Newfoundland View more info

Image for Viewpoints on Communities in Crisis

Viewpoints on Communities in Crisis

By: Skolnik, Michael L. (Editor)

Price: $19.50

Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland, Institute of Social and Economical Reform: 1968

Seller ID: 17041

ISBN: 0919666280

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers have sun-fading on spine and edges. ; A tight solid book, uncreased. ; Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No. 1; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 84 pages View more info

Image for Marginal Adaptations and Modernization in Newfoundland

Marginal Adaptations and Modernization in Newfoundland

By: Wadel, Cato

Price: $19.50

Publisher: St. John's NFLD, Memorial University of Newfoundland: 1969

Seller ID: 16389

Condition: Very Good+


Light sunning of grey card covers ; A bright, solid book, uncreased ; Trade PB; Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No. 7 View more info