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Additional papers relative to the arctic expedition under the orders of Captain Austin and Mr. William Penny : presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty

Great Britain Admiralty

1852    (London : George Edwards Eyre and William Spottiswoode)

Call #: G 665 1850 A971   

R.B. Kimball, presentation inscription from Sir Edward Belcher, naval officer and hydrographer, and author and commander of The Last of the Arctic Voyages; being a Narrative of the Expedition in HMS Assistance, in search of Sir John Franklin (see Part I, lots 103-108); Dartmouth College Library, bookplate.

R.B. Kimball, presentation inscription from Sir Edward Belcher, naval officer and hydrographer, and author and commander of The Last of the Arctic Voyages; being a Narrative of the Expedition in HMS Assistance, in search of Sir John Franklin (see Part I, lots 103-108); Dartmouth College Library, bookplate. [less]

Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--British
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iii, 368 p. : ill., maps (part fold.) ; 33 cm.
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Address of Sir William Henry White, President of the Institution of Civil Engineers; 3 November, 1903

Sir William Henry White

1903    170 Pages    (London : Published by the Institution)

Call #: VM 156 W5 1903   

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Marine engineeringNaval architecture
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170 p. ; 23 cm
"The eighty-fifth session of the Institution was opened on the 3rd November, 1903 . . .The president then delivered the following address to the members"
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Alaska fisheries and fur industries, 1916-1919

United States Department of Commerce and Labor, Bureau of Fisheries, Ward T. Bower, Henry D. Aller

1920    160 Pages    (Washington : G. P. O.)

Call #: SH 11 A1 Spec.Coll.   

Bureau of Fisheries documents ; nos. 838, 847, 872, 891.

Bureau of Fisheries documents ; nos. 838, 847, 872, 891. [less]

Alaska--HistoryFishing industry--AlaskaFur trade--Alaska
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160 p. : ill., plates ; 23 cm
Qto. includes reports for the years: 1916-1919
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amateur mechanic's workshop : a treatise containing plain and concise directions for the manipulation of wood and metals including casting, forging, brazing, soldering and carpentry, The

1880    148 Pages    (London : Trubner and Co.)

Call #: VM 725 A4 1880 Spec.Coll.   

6th ed.

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Marine engineering--Handbooks manuals etc.Marine engineering--Study and teaching
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ii, 148 p., [2] leaves of fold. plates : ill. ; 23 cm
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American commonwealth, The

James Bryce

1890    (London : Macmillan and Co.)

Call #: JK 246 B9 1890 Spec.Coll.   

2nd ed., rev.

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United States--Politics and governmentUnited States--Social conditions
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2 vol. ; 20 cm
8vo from the R.M.S. "Empress of Japan" library, with full-calf binding, gilt trim, and CPR seal on cover (location unknown!!)
Library has Vol. I The National Government-The State Governments (this is catalogued here)
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American practical navigator : being an epitome of navigation, The

Nathaniel Bowditch

1883    647 Pages    (Washington, D. C. : Govt. Print. Off.)

Call #: VK 555 B6 A5 1883 Spec.Coll.   

Revised ed. [United States Hydrographic Office. Publication ; no. 9].

Revised ed. [United States Hydrographic Office. Publication ; no. 9]. [less]

Navigation
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xiv, 647 p. : ill., chart., diagrs., plates, tables ; 27 cm
Revised in 1880 by P.H. Cooper
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Arctic expedition : Instructions from the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty for the arctic expedition

Great Britain Admiralty

1854    (London : House of Commons)

Call #: G 662.G732 1854   

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Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--British
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3 p. ; 33 cm.
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Arctic expeditions : Copy of letter addressed by Lady Franklin to the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, dated 24th February 1854, in reference to their Lordship’s announcement in the London Gazette of the 20th January 1854, respecting the officers and crews of Her Majesty’s Ships "Erebus" and "Terror;" and a copy of such notice

Great Britain Admiralty, Jane Franklin

1854    (London : House of Commons)

Call #: G 662.F726 1854   

Presentation copy from Lady Franklin. Inscribed, "Lieut. C. Pasco RN with Lady Franklin's kind regards March 30 1854".

Presentation copy from Lady Franklin. Inscribed, "Lieut. C. Pasco RN with Lady Franklin's kind regards March 30 1854". [less]

Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--BritishErebus (Ship)Northwest PassageTerror (Ship)
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12 p. ; 32 cm.
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Arctic expeditions : Return to an address of the honourable the House of Commons, dated 20 February 1852;- for, "Papers in connection with the late Arctic expeditions, or with any which may be in preparation.--(In continuation of the papers presented to the House on the 7th of March 1851, and on the 3d February 1852)." (Sir Robert Harry Inglis.)

Great Britain Admiralty

1852    (London : House of Commons)

Call #: G 660.A5 1852c   

No. 1. Correspondence between the Admiralty and Mr. Penny, relative to the employment of Mr. Penny in the renewed searching expedition -- No. 2. Information relative to the rumours at Byron's Bay concerning Sir John Franklin -- No. 3. Translation of Adam Beck's deposition, relative to the missing expedition under Sir John Franklin.

No. 1. Correspondence between the Admiralty and Mr. Penny, relative to the employment of Mr. Penny in the renewed searching expedition -- No. 2. Information relative to the rumours at Byron's Bay concerning Sir John Franklin -- No. 3. Translation of Adam Beck's deposition, relative to the missing expedition under Sir John Franklin. [less]

Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--BritishNorthwest PassageSearch and rescue operations--Arctic regions
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17, [1] p. ; 33 cm
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Arctic researches and life among the esquimaux : being the narrative of an expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, in the years 1860, 1861, and 1862

Charles Francis Hall

1865    595 Pages    (New York : Harper & Brothers)

Call #: G 665 1860 H3 1865 Spec.Coll.   

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Arctic regionsCharles Francis Hall 1821-1871Northwest PassageSir John Franklin 1786-1847
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xxviii, 595 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
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Arnould on the law of marine insurance and average

Sir Joseph Arnould, David Maclachlan

1872    (London : Stevens & Sons, H. Sweet & Maxwell)

Call #: HE 983 A75 1872 Spec.Coll.   

4th ed.

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Average (Maritime law)Marine insuranceMaritime lawShipping--Law and legislation
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2 v. (xxxiv, 1148 p.) ; 25 cm
Includes index
First ed. published in 1848 under title: A treatise on the law of marine insurance and average
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Biographical dictionary of well-known British Columbians with a historical sketch

J. B. Kerr

1890    326 Pages    (Vancouver, B.C. : Kerr & Begg)

Call #: FC 3805 K47 1890 Spec.Coll.   

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British Columbia--BiographyBritish Columbia--Frontier and pioneer life
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xxx, 326 p., [43] leaves of plates ; 22.5 cm
Leather bound with gold embossing
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Bligh notebook : facsimile and transcription, The

William Bligh, John Bach

1986    (Canberra : the National Library of Australia)

Call #: DA 87.1 B6 N3 1986 Spec.Coll.   

Facsimile edition in two volumes.

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Bounty (Ship)Bounty Mutiny 1789William Bligh 1754-1817
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1 case containing two leatherbound tomes : vol. 1 (plates ; 19 cm) ; vol. 2 (223 p. : ill., plates ; 24 cm)
Volume 1: the Facsimile ; Volume 2 : the Transcription
Volume 2 is inscribed by the Editor
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book of common praise : being the hymn book of the Church of England in Canada, The

1910    1090 Pages    (Toronto : Oxford University Press)

Call #: BV 370 B6 1910 Spec.Coll.   

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Grand Trunk Pacific SteamshipsPsalters
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xvi, 1090 p. ; 18 cm
On cover: Grand Trunk Pacific Steamships
Music edited by Sir George C. Martin
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book of common prayer : and adminstration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the church according to the use of the Church of England; together with the psalter or psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches, and the form or manner or making ordaining and consecrating of bishops, priests and deacons, The

244 Pages    (London : Cambridge University Press)

Call #: BV 5145 B6 Spec.Coll.   

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Psalters
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244 p. ; 12 cm
Inside cover is copy of Seamen's version of the Twenty-third Psalm
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Breue compedio de la sphera y de la arte de navegar

Martin Cortes

1945    17 Pages    (Zaragoza : Institucio 'Fernando el Catolico')

Call #: VK 551 C67 1551a Spec.Coll.   

Facsimile edition.

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Nautical astronomy--History--16th centuryNavigation--History--16th century
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17 p. leaves of plates ; 31 cm
Text in Spanish
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British Columbia from the earliest times to the present

Ethelbert Olaf Stuart Scholefield, Frederic William Howay

1914    (Vancouver, B.C. : S. J. Clarke)

Call #: FC 3811 S364 1914 Spec.Coll.   

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British Columbia--BiographyBritish Columbia--History
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4 v. : ill., ports.
"Profusely illustrated"
Vol. 2 by F.W. Howay, donated by the Vancouver Public Library
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British Columbia historical quarterly, The

Provincial Archives of British Columbia, British Columbia Historical Association

1958    (Victoria : Provincial Archives of British Columbia, in cooperation with the British Columbia Historical Association)

Call #: FC 3801 B75 H59 Spec.Coll.   

1937-58.

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British Columbia--History--Periodicals
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20 v. : ill. ; 25 cm
Library has: Vol. I (1937) - vol. XX (1956)
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British Columbia : its history, people, commerce, industries, and resources

Henry J. Boam

1912    495 Pages    (London : Sells)

Call #: F 5803 B6 1912 Spec.Coll.   

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British Columbia--History
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4 95 p. illus. 31 cm.
Edited by Ashley G. Brown
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British Columbia : Pictorial and Biographical, vol. II

Ethelbert Olaf Stuuart Scholefield

1914    772 Pages    (Winnipeg: S.J. Clarke Publishing Co.)

Call #: FC 3811 C37 1914 Spec.Coll.   

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British Columbia--Discovery and exploration--BibliographyBritish Columbia--HistoryBritish Columbia--Pictorial works
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772 p.: ports.; ills. 31 cm.
Oversize
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British Columbia pilot : including the coast of British Columbia from Juan de Fuca Strait to Portland Canal, together with Vancouver and Queen Charlotte Islands, The

1898    606 Pages    (London : Printed for the Hydrographic Office, Admiralty...by J.D. Potter)

Call #: VK 945 B7 1898 Spec.Coll.   

2nd ed.

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Navigation--British ColumbiaPilot guides--British Columbia
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xx, 606 p., 1 folded map ; 23 cm
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Canadian journal : a repertory of industry, science, and art, and a record of the proceedings of the Canadian institute, The

1878    (Toronto : Maclear & Co. for the Canadian Institute)

Call #: AS 42 C189 Spec.Coll.   

1853-78. Library has: volume for September, 1855 which includes article on The Arctic Expeditions (p.335-336).

1853-78. Library has: volume for September, 1855 which includes article on The Arctic Expeditions (p.335-336). [less]

Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration
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v. [321-344] p. : map, tables ; 31 cm
Title varies: 1852/53-1854/55 (v.1-3) The Canadian journal: a repertory of industry, science, and art, and a record of the proceedings of the Canadian institute. Ed. by Henry Youle Hind ... assisted by the publishing committee of the Canadian institute.
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Captain Cook

Sir Walter Besant

1890    191 Pages    (London : Macmillan and Co.)

Call #: FC 3821.249 B48 1890 Spec.Coll.   

Reprint. English Men of Action.

Reprint. English Men of Action. [less]

James Cook 1728-1779
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vi, 191p. : front. ; 19 cm
Leather-bound volume with marbled lining papers
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Catalogue and price list of drawing materials and surveying instruments, measuring tapes, etc.

Harrison & Co.

1899    122 Pages    (Montreal : the company)

Call #: VG 920 H3 1899 Spec.Coll.   

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Nautical instruments--CataloguesSurveying
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122 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
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chronological history of the origin and development of steam navigation, A

George Henry Preble

1895    418 Pages    (Philadelphia : L. R. Hamersly & co.)

Call #: VM 615 P73 1895 Spec.Coll.   

2nd ed.

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Steam navigation--History
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418 p. ; 25 cm
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coast of British Columbia : including the Juan de Fuca Strait, Puget Sound, Vancouver and Queen Charlotte Islands, The

R. C. Ray

1891    483 Pages    (Washington, D. C. : Government Printing Office)

Call #: VK 945 B7 R39 1891 Spec.Coll.   

No. 96.

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British Columbia--Description and travelPacific Coast (B.C.)--Description and travelPilot guides--British Columbia
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v, 483 p. , 1 folded map ; 23cm
Includes index
Issued from the Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy
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copy "of any further correspondence which has been transmitted to the Admirality between Admiral Sir John Ross and the Danish Inspector-General, touching the fate of the expedition under Sir John Franklin." (Captain Jones.), A

Great Britain Admiralty

1852    (London : House of Commons)

Call #: G 660.A5 1852c   

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Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--BritishNorthwest PassageSearch and rescue operations--Arctic regions
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11, [1] pages ; 33 cm
"Return to an order of the ... House of Commons, dated 6 April 1852 ... Ordered ... printed 21 April 1852."
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danger angle and off-shore distance tables with a table of natural sines, tangents, &c. ., The

Squire Thornton Stratford Lecky

1918    138 Pages    (London : George Philip & Son, Ltd.)

Call #: VK 563 L42 1918 Spec.Coll.   

25th ed.

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Nautical tables
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xxvi, 138 p. : ill., tables ; 15 cm
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Die Kogge von Bremen/ The Hanse cog of Bremen : Band I: Bauteile und bauablauf/ Volume 1: structural members and construction process

Werner Lahn

250 Pages    (Hamburg : Kabel Verlag in conjunction with the Deutsches Schiffahrtsmuseum, Bremerhaven)

Call #: VM 17 L35 Spec.Coll.   

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1 cloth -bound box (47cmx33cmx5.5 cm) containing: book (250 p. : ill. ; 28 cm leaflet), and 37 ship plans (folded)
In German with English summary. Text also accompanied by a English-German word-list for use with the plans
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directory for the North Atlantic Ocean, comprising instructions, general and particular, for its navigation, A

Alexander George Findlay

1918    700 Pages    (London : Imray, Laurie, Norie & Wilson)

Call #: VK 813 F56 Spec.Coll.   

16th ed.

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Tides--Atlantic Ocean--Tables
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xi, 700 p. : charts (fold.), diagrs ; 25 cm
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elements and practice of naval architecture; or a treatise on ship-bulding, theoretical and practical, on the best principles established in Great Britain, The

1812    438 Pages    (London : Printed for Steel and Co. Chart-sellers to the Admiralty, at their Navigation-warehouse)

Call #: VM 156 E4 1812 Spec.Coll.   

Second ed.

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Naval architectureShipbuilding
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xvi, 438, 27, lxxvi. p. : [9] plates (some fold) ; 27 cm
Annotated by Dr. W. Kaye Lamb
Illustrated with a series of thirty-nine large draughts, and numerous smaller engravings.
With additions; including an accurate draught, containing the plans, elevations, and sections, of the new methods of fitting the store-rooms, &c. between the gun-deck and orlop of ships of the line, &c.
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Elements and Practice of Rigging and Seamanship : Illustrated with a series of ninety-five plates and numerous smaller engravings, The

David Steel

1978    (London: Sim Comfort Associates)

Call #: VM 531 S8 1978 Spec.Coll.   

First published 1794, reprinted 1978. Reprint #138 of a limited edition set of 500 copies. [...]

First published 1794, reprinted 1978.
Reprint #138 of a limited edition set of 500 copies. [less]

Masts and riggingSeamanshipSeamanship--Handbooks manuals etc.Seamanship--HistoryShipbuilding
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3 volumes; ill.
vol. 1 & vol. 2 are text with illustrations
vol. 3 contains oversized drawings and plates of nautical plans. volume 3 is stored in SAFE
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emigrant soldiers' gazette and Cape Horn chronicle : published originally on manuscript forms . . . during the voyage from Gravesend to Vancouver Island of the detachment of Royal Engineers selected for service in British Columbia, between the 10th October, 1858, and 12th April, 1859, The

Charles Sinnett, Great Britain. Army. Corps of Royal Engineers

1907    ([Victoria, B.C. : King's Printer])

Call #: FC 3822.9 R6 E53 1907 Spec.Coll.   

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British Columbia--Description and travel--1800-1850Great Britain--Army--Royal Engineers--British ColumbiaThames City (Ship)
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no pagination : ill., ports, map ; 30 cm
Inscribed by Leonard Archibald Hume
Very fragile, with some foxing on pages
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enemy at Trafalgar, The

Edward Fraser

1906    436 Pages    (London : Hodder and Stoughton)

Call #: DA 88.5 1805 F7 1906 Spec.Coll.   

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Battle of Trafalgar (Cape) 1805Viscount Horatio Nelson 1758-1805
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xix, 436 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
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Farthest north : being the record of a voyage of exploration of the ship Fram, 1893-96, and of a fifteen months' sleigh journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen, by Dr. Fridtjof Nansen; with an appendix by Otto Sverdrup . . . .

Fridtjof Nansen, Otto Neumann Sverdrup

1898    (London : G. Newnes)

Call #: G 700 1893 N3 1898 Spec.Coll.   

2 volumes.

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Arctic regionsFram (Ship)Fram expedition
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2 v. : ill. ; 23 cm
Library has: vol. 1 and 2
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fishing vessels and boats of the Pacific coast , The

J. W. Collins

1892    35 Pages    (Washington : Bulletin of the U.S. Fishing Commission)

Call #: VM 431 C6 1892 Spec.Coll.   

Washington : Bulletin of the U.S. Fishing Commission for 1890, pp. 13-48, 1892.

Washington : Bulletin of the U.S. Fishing Commission for 1890, pp. 13-48, 1892. [less]

Fishing boats--Pacific coast
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[35] p., [17] leaves of plates ; 38 cm
Pamphlet excerpt from the U.S. Fishing Commission for 1890
 
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