Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: A shining tribute to the North American canoe . a passion for their subject that matches their considerable knowledge. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
The canoe was essential to the early exploration of North America. Today, it is a vital link to the natural environment and vast wilderness, still widely used for recreation, transportation and sport.
The Canoe is the definitive history of the construction and use of the canoe, kayak, dugout and umiak in North America. The book covers the canoe's origins among Native peoples, its quick adoption by European settlers, its development from a working vessel to a recreational craft.
Rare archival images, maps, artwork and stunning photographs of vintage canoes are included. Produced with the support and collaboration of scholars and museums throughout the world, The Canoe also features:
About the Author:
John Jennings is co-editor of The Canoe in Canadian Cultures and a professor at Trent University. With support from the Canadian Canoe Museum, he brought together 12 experts in canoe and kayak scholarship and culture including Eugene Arima, Hallie E. Bond, Steven C. Brown, David Finch, Don Gardner, Gwenyth Hoyle, Fred Johnston, John Jennings, Kenneth R. Lister, Ted Moores, Rick Nash, and James Raffan to create this book.
Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, 2005. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. First Printing. $49.95 Publishers Dust Jacket Price Intact, 271 Pages, Color & B/W Illustrations, Tightly Hinged Binding with No Owners Markings No Foxing No Soiling No Smells, "Light Shelf Rubbings to the Dust Jacket Covers", "Bottom Edge of Book Boards Lightly Rubbed" Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 048936
Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, U.S.A., 2005. Hard Cover. Buchzustand: Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good. First Printing. Brown boards with gilt lettering on spine. DJ is wrapped in mylar and taped to boards, standard library markings. Boards show shelf rubbing to edges. Tight, clean copy. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Ex-Library. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 000267a
Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, Canada, 2005. Soft cover. Buchzustand: Good. Pictorial covers with lettering on spine and front cover. Page edges are lightly discoloured with the odd spot. Free endpapers and pastedowns are lightly thumbed, so too page edges. Covers bear the odd scuff and small patch of discolouration. Binding is strong and sturdy. This book is in good condition. *We always describe the faults of our books meticulously but they usually present better than they sound. This book weigh over 1kg and will attract extra postage to destinations outside of Australia. Please contact bookseller for postage quote. Buchnummer des Verkäufers TRAN006
Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, 2002. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Brown cloth, no dust jacket. Very good condition. First Edition. 12 authors write about different canoes, how they were built, used and history. Over 400 beautiful images of canoe craftsmanship and scenery, including rare archival photos, detailed maps, glossary, bibliography, index. Very nice photography. 271 pages. Large book 11 x 11 inches. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 6189
Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, Canada, 2005. Soft cover. Buchzustand: Like New. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: As New. This book is in as new condition. It appears unopened and unread. Covers are not bumped. Dust jacket is clean with no chips, tears or creases. Corners are square. Binding is tight. Spine is strong and straight not cracked or cocked. Pages are crisp, clean and bright with no marks, names or hi-lites. No dog ears. Not a library copy. BX15 **This book is quite heavy and will require extra shipping!!**. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 000401
Buchbeschreibung 2002 Toronto, 2002. Buchzustand: sehr guter Zustand. 1st printing Auflage Paperback (Rather good copy). Paperback, 27 x 26.3 cm, 271 pages. Many pictures 271 pages S. 27 x 26.3 cm 0. Buchnummer des Verkäufers bn8014
Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2002. Hard Cover. Buchzustand: VG. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: VG. First Edition. 271pp. with b/w and colour illustrations. Light soil to the outer edges, waviness to paper and light creasing from page handling. DJ has edge/rub wear, creasing and sunning along the outer edges of the front panel. Actual book for sale pictured. Please note the book is oversized and it will require extra postage for most destinations. 28 x 28 x 2.7cm, wt2.2KG Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 023274
Buchbeschreibung Toronto: A Firefly Book, 2002., Toronto:, 2002. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Near Fine. JENNINGS, JOHN The canoe. A living tradition. Toronto: A Firefly Book, 2002. Oblong 4to., 271 p., color and b/w ills. Original binding. Dust wrapper. Near fine ISBN: 9781552095096 CATALOG: Other KEYWORDS: canoe Sea Navigation Caique, skiff Boat History. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 50926
Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, 2005. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG1552095096
Buchbeschreibung Toronto., Firefly Books Ltd., 2002. 0.. Quer - 4°. 28 x 27,7 x 2,7 cm. 271 Seiten mit zahlreichen, überwiegend farbigen Abbildungen. Hardcover mit Schutzumschlag; sehr gut, ungelesen. Englisch Band: 0. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 7297