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Where the Water Lilies Grow

By: Lawrence, R.D.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph Ltd.: 1968

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003822

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. The cleanest copy I've seen, with price-clipped DJ and previous owner's name the only writing. 210 pp. with index. View more info

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Hunting with Rifle and Pencil

By: Liedl, Charles

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, Brunswick Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012495

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


The author covers Canada in search of game, with pencil and sketch pad ready in his pocket. 186 pp. View more info

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Hunting with Rifle and Pencil

By: Liedl, Charles

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N. B., Brunswick Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012574

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Dud Dean and the Enchanted (Signed)

By: Macdougall, Arthur R. (Jr.)

Price: $125.00 USD

Publisher: Manchester, ME, Falmouth Publishing House: 1954

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007261

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name and gift note. DJ missing two inches foot of spine, one inch head of spine, and generally worn. The Fishing Philosopher features in nine stories. This is the fourth in a series of Dud Dean books. Written in dialect. 166 pp. NOTE; A fellow bookseller states that there was a limited edition of 300 copies,but no additional printings are listed in this copy. View more info

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Mountainman Crafts and Skills

By: Montgomery, David

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Bountiful, Utah, Horizon Publishers and Distributors: 1983

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 011586

ISBN: 0-88290-156-7

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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The Castle Buck; Hunting and Fishing Adventures with a Nova Scotia Guide

By: Moore, Phil H.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Longmans Green and Co.: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002049

Condition: Very Good


Original brown plasticized cloth on boards. Shadow foxing on endpapers and edges. Some of the articles were published previously in various magazines. 300 pp. View more info

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The Canadian Canoeing Companion; An Illustrated Resource Guide to Paddling Canada's Wilderness

By: Narvey, Alex

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Thunder Enlightening Press: 1988

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 002181

ISBN: 0-921959-01-X

Condition: Very Good


Original pictorial cover (David Morrow) trade paperback. Consideration of the environment, skills, equipment, and resources needed for ethical and safe exploration by canoe. Choose a topic and you'll find something on it here, as well as where to learn more. 144 pp. with index. View more info

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The Life of a Sportsman

By: Nimrod (Charles Apperley)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, John Lehmann: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004718

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. First published in 1832, a "half-true, half-fictitious story." We are not told which is which, but anyone who is nuts on horses, riding, hunting, drinking and/or gambling won't care. Previous owner's name. 384 pp. View more info

Rivers of Yesterday; A New Brunswick Hunting and Fishing Journal

By: Parker, Mike (Ed.)

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing , Limited: 1997

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 013275

ISBN: 1-55109-225-5

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Jill and I and the Salmon

By: Russell, Jack

Price: $125.00 USD

Publisher: Lake Oswego, OR, Great Outdoors Book Exchange: 1992

Edition: Reprint #127 of 149 Copies

Inscription: Signed by Alec Jackson

Seller ID: 007888

Condition: Fine


Original (reprint) in blue leather on boards. 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. This book is nearly as new, with many uncut front edges. There is no writing except Alec's signature, and no damage. Limited Reprint Edition, #127 of 149 copies. Designed by Wm. S. Hotine. 204 pp. View more info

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Oddities of the Mineral World

By: Sanborn, William B.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: 1976

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003561

ISBN: 0-442-27346-0

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards with gilt spine titles. Previous owner's name blacked out. Edge spot. No other marks or damage. Collecting, Inclusions, Agate. Pseudomorphs, Luminescence, Concretions, Petrification, Caves, and Values are some of the subjects. 142 pp. with bibliography and index. View more info

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Alder Music; A Celebration of Our Environment

By: Saunders, Gary

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland, Breakwater: 1989

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005792

ISBN: 0-920911-48-X

Condition: Near Fine


Original illustrated cover trade paperback. A collection of what the author deems his best pieces written during five years in the 70's, "not so much to keep the wolf from the door as to keep my mind off global catastrophe." - Introduction. Signed by the author. 208 pp. View more info

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The Elements of Structural Botany (Revised)

By: Spotton. M.A.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, W.J. Gage and Co.: 1897

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003423

Condition: Good Plus


Original green cloth decorated and lettered in black. Covers show dampness stains. Endpapers marked up, but interior has only minor pencil marks. Some dried flowers laid in. Revised Edition. 308 pp. View more info

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The Book of the Bicycle

By: St. Pierre, Roger

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: London, Triune Books: 1973

Seller ID: 012803

ISBN: 0856740101

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Recollections

By: Stewart, Clayton Stanley

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., Self-published: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 009806

Condition: Very Good


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." View more info

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Camping & Wilderness Survival; The Ultimate Outdoors Book

By: Tawrell, Paul

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Lebanon, N.H., Self-published: 2001

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 007530

Condition: Very Good


Original white illustrated paperback. No writing or damage. Heavy book will need extra postage. A comprehensive look at all phases of outdoor living in various climates and terrains. Ideal for home study, but too heavy to carry ! 350 pp. View more info

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God and the Open Scout Group

By: Thurman, John

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, The Boy Scouts Association: 1960

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 001934

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Pictorial DJ of heavy stock. John Thurman was Camp Chief of the Boy Scouts Association. 76 pp. Lectures to Boy Scouts on the place of religion in the movement. Foreword to Guiders recommends the book to Girl Guides as well. View more info

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Camp and Trail

By: White, Stewart Edward

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1917

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007018

Condition: Very Good


Original brown cloth on boards. Faint stamp, Murchie Beer, on first free endpaper. Tips on all phases of camping and riding. 236 pp. View more info

"The Mountains" and "The Forest" (2 Vols.)

By: White, Stewart Edward

Price: $50.00 USD

Seller ID: 013143

Condition: Very Good


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 on the spine. Bookseller's sticker inside front cover, and front hinge is cracked. 282 pp. The Forest was published by The Outlook Company in New York in October of 1903, and was illustrated by Thomas Fogarty. The frontispiece is in colour with a ti... View more info

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Keji; Rips and Riffles

By: Wilson, Dale (Signed)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Hammonds Plains, N.S., Friends of Keji Coop. Assoc.: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007370

Condition: Very Good


Original photo cover trade paperback. Over 65 colour photos of Kejimkujik National Park in SW Nova Scotia. Signed by the author. Some photos jump out at you, while others pull you in. Text in English and French. 96 pp. ISBN 978-0-9782741-0-8 and 9 780978 274108. View more info