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Nowell, R & Mills, J: THE SKIPPER - A FISHERMAN'S TALe
(BBC 1993) 8vo 208pp. bw & col photos. TV spin-off F/F (Book ref. 2929) £7.50
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Ommanney, F.D: A DRAUGHT OF FISHES
(Longman 1965 1st edn) 8vo 254pp bw & col photos and ills. VG/G (Book ref. 1715) £12.50
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A BILL intituled an ACT to provide against the DESTRUCTION of UNDERSIZED FLAT FISH.
London: HMSO, 1904. 3pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 212. Sea Fisheries (H.L.). Brought from the Lords 5 May 1904. Prohibition against landing undersized fish ... A clean copy. (Book ref. 158534) £10.00
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Wilson, Gloria More Scottish Fishing Craft And Their Work in Great Lining, Small Lining, Seining, Pair Trawling, Drifting, Potting and Trawling.
UK: Fishing News Books Ltd, 1968. First. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall London, 1968. Octavo, boards, Hard Cover. mild foxing top edge. first edition Binding firm. Text clean. good/good dustwrapper. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. previously read. 170 pp. illust.with B&W photos. Scottish fishermen's work in great lining, small lining, seining, pair trawling, drifting, potting and trawling. 700g. (Book ref. 002159) £26.00
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William Mitford: LOVELY SHE GOES a story of arctic trawling
BCA London 1969 Vg/Vg (clean dj chipped and worn around edges, contents no significant fault) octavo 194pp. Brutally true account of twenty men and one ship against the northern seas. written by a trawlerman. A tribute to the men of Grimsby. (Book ref. 34208) £5.00
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McIntosh, W. C. The Resources Of The Sea As Shown In The Scientific Experiments To Test The Effects Of Trawling And Of The Closure Of Certain Areas Off The Scottish Coast
Clay and Sons, 1899. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Hardback. 1899 1st edition. Illustrated. Recent rebind with new boards and end-papers. Gilt titles to spine. Marginal water-staining to one corner, not extending onto text portion of the pages. Sound reading copy. (Q17) (Book ref. Q17SILGN1712) £25.00
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A BILL intituled an ACT to enable COURTS to suspend the CERTIFICATES of TRAWLERS convicted of ILLEGAL TRAWLING.
London: HMSO, 1899. 3pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 257. Trawlers Certificates Suspension. (H.L.). Brought from the Lords 23 June 1899. A clean copy. (Book ref. 155676) £7.00
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Johnstone, James: Life In the Sea
Cambridge at the University Press - 1911- First Edition. Cambridge Manuals of Science and Literature. Hard-backed, red cloth with black decorative title blocking. Uncut bottom page edges. 11.5cm x 16cm. Tissue-guarded Fronits. plate of 'benthos and Mekton; a coral bank in the red sea (from Haekel), plus 5 Tailpieces representing oceanic apparatus. Cloth faded and a bit grubby. Nice book-plate to inside front paste-down. End-papers browned. Otherwise: G. (Book ref. 3054) £12.00
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A BILL to prohibit the landing and selling in the UNITED KINGDOM of FISH caught in PROHIBITED AREAS of the SEA adjoining SCOTLAND..
London: HMSO, 1908. 2pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 352. Trawling in Prohibited Areas Prevention. Presented to Parliament by Mr. Sinclair and supported by The Lord Advocate and Mr. Solicitor General for Scotland. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 155145) £6.00
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A BILL to prohibit STEAM TRAWLING within a certain distance of the Coast of IRELAND.
London: House of Commons, 1889. 3pp. Folio. Paper wrapper. Disbound. British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 335. Steam Trawling (Ireland). A very clean copy. Six (6) clauses and one schedule (lines drawn around Donegal Bay, Killala and Lackan Bays, Clew Bay, Galway Bay, the Mouth of the Shannon, Dingle Bay and the waters off Coast of Cork). To be unlawful to beam trawl or otter trawl within three miles of low water mark of any part of the coast of Ireland..... (Book ref. 154981) £8.00
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OLIVER , Lieut Cdr R C , DCS RN TRAWLERMEN'S HANDBOOK Incorporating Fishermen's Handy Billy
London: FISHING NEWS [ BOOKS ] LTD, 1965. 1st Edition Thus. Hard Cover. VG/VG. 220 x145mm Approx H/b , Dust jacket , VG/VG , 1st edition thus , illustrated , great care has been taken reagarding accuarcy - involving numerous expert bodies [ Meteorological / Nautical College Hull etc ] result is a book of outstanding value to fishermen and seamen , Liet.Cdr RC OLiver DSC RN , 31 chpts - practical manual - comprehensive guide [ knots , steerage , everything from a to z ] , Preface , illus 4 plates [ Fold-out ] 133 figures , 4 pages colour [ navy cloth booktight binding , no inscsp , totally bright clean throughtout only fep/rearfep pages slightly brown/foxed ] B/w photo illus D/j shows splicing a trawl warp at sea , d/j paper med fox browned making slightly grubby appearnce - now in clear proprietary protective cover (Book ref. 9761) £9.50
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Hardy (A.C).: Seafood Ships
Crosby Lockwood & Sons, [1947] 8vo., First Edition, with a frontispiece, numerous plates, illustrations in the text and a large folding chart; original blue cloth, backstrip lettered in black, a very good, bright, clean copy. Commander Hardy's classic account of postwar fishing and fisheries remains one of the finest single-volume studies (Book ref. 16547) £36.00
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THOMPSON MICHAEL FISH DOCK - THE STORY OF ST.ANDREWS DOCK, HULL
HULL: HUTTON PRESS, 1989. 1st. Card. VG. Large Landscape 8vo 0907033873 Well illustrated account of the main fish dock at Hull and those who worked there. 118pp. VG copy in very slightly edge worn card cover. (Book ref. 005358) £13.00
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Garcia, Elena Guijarro [ed.]; Ragnarsson, Stefan A; Steingrimsson, Sigmar A; Naevestad, Dag; Haraldsson, Haukur P; Fossa, Jan H; Tendal, Ole S; Eiriksson, Hrafnkell Bottom Trawling and Scallop Dredging in the Arctic: Impacts of Fishing on Non-Target Species, Vulnerable Habitats and Cultural Heritage
Copenhagen: Norden, Nordic Council of Ministers, 2007. First Edition. Illustrated laminated card cover. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket as issued. 374pp :: Illustrated with b/w and colour diagrams and photographic plates :: 300mm x 210mm (12" x 8") (Book ref. h0829) £36.00
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Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom INTERNATIONAL FISHERY INVESTIGATIONS. SECOND REPORT (Southern Area) on FISHERY and HYDROGRAPHICAL INVESTIGATION in the NORTH SEA and adjacent WATERS. Conducted for HIS MAJESTY'S GOVERNMENT by MARINE BIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION of the U.K. 1904-1905. PART II
London: HMSO, 1909. v pp + 393pp. Folio. Illustd. black/white photographic Plates, Fold out Charts and Sketch Maps. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. Cd.4641. Including Obserations to 1908. International Fishery Investigations. In continuation of Cd.3837. Six (6) Reports from various waters with supporting evidence (Charts, Plates and Tables). Neat number marking. A very clean copy. N.B. a heavy tome. 1.2 kgs unpacked weight. Extra postage to apply - please inquire. (Book ref. 151539) £40.00
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BOARD OF AGRICULTURE and FISHERIES. ANNUAL REPORTS OF PROCEEDINGS UNDER ACTS RELATING TO SEA FISHERIES FOR THE YEAR 1903 to 1914
London: Houses of Parliament, 1905. 15 consecutive reports (Reports for 1912, 13 & 14 published in 2 parts) . Folio. Rebound in card covers. . Folding maps. . British Parliamentary Papers. Reports on quantities, types & value of fish caught. Size of British & Foreign fishing fleets. Very clean copies. (Book ref. 151437) £120.00
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BRAND, Hilary.: The Sceptic's Guide to Reading The Bible.
Oxford: Bible Reading Fellowship, 2000. "This book aims to throw away the religious rule-book, scrape away preconceptions and offer a 'no strings' approach to reading the Bible." Pp.272. Pbk, crease to spine. VG. (Book ref. 35678) £7.50
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Royal Commission on Trawling for Herring on the Coasts of Scotland Report of the Royal Commission on the Operation of the Acts relating to the Trawling for Herring on the Coasts of Scotland [&] Evidence of the Royal Commission
Edinburgh, 1863. Folio. 37+44pp, disbound. Together (Book ref. 6022) £95.00
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TENTH SPECIAL REPORT from the ESTIMATES COMMITTEE. Session 1966-67. ASSISTANCE to the FISHING INDUSTRY (Departmental OBSERVATIONS on the SIXTH REPORT from the Estimates Coomittee).
London: HMSO, 1967. 8pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. HC 547. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 148231) £7.00
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SIXTH REPORT from the ESTIMATES COMMITTEE together with Part of the MINUTES of EVIDENCE taken before the SUBCOMMITTEE .... ....in Session 1965-66, and APENDICES. Session 1966-67. ASSISTANCE to the FISHING INDUSTRY.
London: HMSO, 1966. xxxix + 306pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. HC 274. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 148187) £12.00
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