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Image for British Columbia Digest Magazine, August 1966 - Roderick Haig-Brown Article on Conservation

British Columbia Digest Magazine, August 1966 - Roderick Haig-Brown Article on Conservation

By: Downs, Art: Editor; Haig-Brown, Roderick; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Quesnel, British Columbia, Northwest Digest Ltd.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658C9767

Condition: Good


62 pages. Features: Chilanko Marsh; Tagging the Yukon Grizzly, by A.M. Pearson; Wildlife Federation has 10th birthday; Fish and Wildlife in B.C.'s Future, by Roderick Haig-Brown; Old Locomotive #52 arrived in Skagway 8n 1898; Pioneers of British Columbia - John Nilsen of South Bentinck Arm; Sternwheel Days on the Upper Fraser - Part One; and more. Interesting ads include: Carling Pilsener Beer; B.C. Tel Long Distance; Molson's Old Style Beer; C-I-L Ammunition; Pil'Can Beer; Beaver Hoists; Mercury outboards; Lucky Lager Beer; Jiger 6-wheeled vehicle. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy... View more info

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The Salmon

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Environment Canada: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24604984

Condition: Fair


79 pages. Numerous large colour photographs. Prior owner's name atop half-title page else unmarked. Above-average wear. View more info

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Captain of the Discovery: The Story of Captain George Vancouver

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan & Co Ltd: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 131A5517

Condition: Fair


181 pages. Internal school markings. Intended for younger readers but informative for all. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. Decent working copy. View more info

Image for The Whale People *SIGNED BY ILLUSTRATOR*

The Whale People *SIGNED BY ILLUSTRATOR*

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $171.19

Publisher: London, Collins: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 121A7595

Condition: Good


184 pages. Line drawings. Illustrator's inscription and signature inside front board. "This is a story about the Indian tribes in British Columbia who hunted the giant whales of the Pacific." - from dust jacket. Intended for readers aged 12 and up. One of the three names to whom Ms. Weiler inscribed this copy has been obscured by ink. Moderate wear to book. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Sound copy. View more info

Fisherman's Fall

By: Haig-brown, Roderick

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41103215

ISBN: 0888945574

Condition: Good


0888945574 279 pages. A superb combination of generous writing style and practical angling advice. Prior owner's details whited out upon half-title page else unmarked. Crease to front cover. Average wear externally. Contents tight and square. Solid copy. View more info

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Fisherman's Winter

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, William Morrow & Co: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 341G2122

Condition: Good


288 pages. Black and white illustrations. Appears to have been rebound in maroon cloth. Usual library markings. Binding sound. View more info

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Primer Of Fly Fishing

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick (introduction by Nick Lyons)

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Douglas and McIntyre: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 312A0833

ISBN: 0888943490

Condition: Fair


0888943490 189 pages. Index. "Still the first book I would give to a novice fly-fisherman." - Nick Lyons, from Foreward. Binding intact. Heavily soiled. Above-average wear. Reading copy only. View more info

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The Western Angler - An Account of Pacific Salmon & Western Trout in British Columbia

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick L.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Toronto, Collins: 1968

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 341G4026

Condition: Good


356 pages. Index. Colour frontisplate. Black and white illustrations in text. Prior owner's name and date atop illustrated front free endpaper, otherwise clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. A sound copy. View more info

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Woods and river tales: From the world of Roderick Haig-Brown

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick Langmere

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, McClelland and Stewart: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 515H4425

ISBN: 0771037686

Condition: Very Good


0771037686 192 pages. "Haig-Brown had a deep emotional involvement in all the things he wrote about... he lived a life very nearly fused with nature." - Al Purdy. "This collection contains some of Haig-Brown's best short stories, some never published." - dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Average wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, June 15, 1951 - Haig-Brown Feature and "If The Russians Attack Canada"

Maclean's Magazine, June 15, 1951 - Haig-Brown Feature and "If The Russians Attack Canada"

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick; et al

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 827C7257

Condition: Good


Cover Painting by William Winter shows a joyous last day of school. Features: Colour photo Studebaker Commander V-8 ad inside front cover; Nice colour ad for George Weston Limited shows bride-to-be with family; Spyglass on Sweden - the Welfare State; If the Russians Attack Canada - article with photos and interesting map of likeliest Canadian targets; Wide Open, Excellency, by Lesley Holmes; How the Stock Crooks Operate, by Fred Bodsworth - how the 'blower boys' peddle worthless stocks via long-distance phone; The Long Ordeal of Mrs. Tak Sook Kyun - the Korean War has taken her home near the ... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, February 2, 1957: Will They Solve the Riddle of the Athabaska Tar Sands? / Hungarian Revolution

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, February 2, 1957: Will They Solve the Riddle of the Athabaska Tar Sands? / Hungarian Revolution

By: Katz, Sidney; Tyrwhitt, Janice; Callwood, June; Phillips, Alan; Acs, Sandor; Moore, Mavor; Baxter, Beverley; Fraser, Blair; Gilmour, Clyde; Haig-Brown, Roderick; Cummings, Parke

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1995

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Nice colour ad for Chrysler's 1957 New Yorker 4-Door Hardtop and Windsor 2-door Hardtop with push-button transmission; Should They Let "Mom" Whyte Keep Her Children? - Mrs. Robert Whyte takes care of 80 children near Bowmanville, Ontario - great article with many photos; Blair Fraser Reports from Baghdad - article with photos; What You See and How You See - article on vision; Diana van der Vlis - the calmest little bombshell on Broadway - article with photos; Will They Solve the Riddle of the Athabaska Tar Sands? - article with photos foreshadowing the gargantuan i... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., March [Mar.] 1961 - Cover Photo of Lovely Maxine Egan Fishing the Campbell River / Meet Bob Maxwell

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., March [Mar.] 1961 - Cover Photo of Lovely Maxine Egan Fishing the Campbell River / Meet Bob Maxwell

By: Van Egan, L.G.; Steart, Dave; Brandlmayr, John; Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565H4190

Condition: Good


18 pages. Features: The Living Land - Roderick Haig-Brown's account of the natural resources of B.C.; A Salt Water Fishing License?; Successful fishing in the Adams River gorge - article with photo of Warren Albiston; To the Labrador (dog) Hard Work is Fun - illustrated article; Illegal bass transfer on Vancouver Island; B.C. waterfowl counts; Mailbag; Meet Bob Maxwell - most fish have - with photo of Mr. Maxwell, owner of end tackle maker Maxwell Mfg. Co.; She Fished, He Dug Bait - photo-illustrated article by L.G. (Van) Egan of Maxine Egan (as shown on cover) fishing on Vancouver Island; Cl... View more info