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Landfall at Sunset : The life of a Contented Sailor. signed in dj.

By: BONE, David

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co., London, 1955,:

Seller ID: 28176


BONE, David. Landfall at Sunset : The life of a Contented Sailor. London: Gerald Duckworth & Co., (1955). First Printing. Pp. [i]-ix,(3),13-222,(2), port. frontis., + 14 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "In his youth as a brassbounder apprentice he scrambled aloft to fist frozen canvas in a blinding gale off Cape Horn; fifty years later, seamanship meant twirling with his fingertips the magic knobs of a radar screen in the powe... View more info

Queerfella. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BONE, David

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Duckworth, London, 1952,:

Seller ID: 14869


BONE, David W. The Queerfella. London : Gerald Duckworth & Co., (1952). First Printing. Pp (6),7-288. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 273. The Queerfella is Sir David Bone's first full-length novel. "In the early years of this century the full-rigged ship Bryn Gower, one of the last sailing ships in British registry, makes a voyage from Liverpool to Calcutta with a cargo of steel rails, and homeward to Dundee, laden with ju... View more info

Landfall at Sunset : The Life of a Contented Sailor. First Edition in dustjacket,

By: BONE, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co., London, 1955,:

Seller ID: 104615


BONE, David. Landfall at Sunset : The Life of a Contented Sailor. London: Gerald Duckworth & Co., (1955). First Printing. Pp. [i]-ix,(3),13-222,(2), portrait frontispiece + 14 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "In his youth as a brassbounder apprentice he scrambled aloft to fist frozen canvas in a blinding gale off Cape Horn; fifty years later, seamanship meant twirling with his fingertips the magic knobs ofa radar screen in the... View more info

Merchantmen-at-Arms : The British Merchants' Service in the War. First Edition

By: BONE, David W. BONE, Muirhead

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London, 1919,:

Seller ID: 17047


BONE, David W. Merchantmen-at-Arms : The British Merchants' Service in the War. Drawings by Muirhead Bone. London : Chatto & Windus, 1919. First Edition. Pp 259. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. Contents : The Merchants' Service; Our Relations with the Navy; The Longshore View; Connection with the State; Manning; The Coastal Services; The Price o' Fish; The Rate of Exchange; Independent Sailings; Battledore and Shuttlecock; On Signals and Wireless; Transport Services; The S... View more info

Merchantman Rearmed. UK in dj, inscribed

By: BONE, David W. BONE, Muirhead

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London, 1949,:

Seller ID: 95796


BONE, David W. Merchantman Rearmed. With drawings by Muirhead Bone. London : Chatto & Windus, 1949. First Printing. Pp 332, including frontispiece andplates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettered navy blue title bl ock to spine. Law 1376. Contents : 1918-1939; Everything for the Ballroom; Envelope 'Z'; Ship's Husband; Sailing Orders; The Magnetic Caul; Continental Export; Binoculars; Seavacuees, and Blood for Britain; Troop Convoy; Movement Exodus; Paper Salvag... View more info

Lookoutman. First American Edition.

By: BONE, David W. RODMELL, H. Hudson.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company, New York, 1923,:

Seller ID: 22349


BONE, David W. The Lookoutman. Illustrated by H. Hudson Rodmell. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, (1923). First American Printing. Pp. (12),13-220,(4), colour frontispiece, + 3 leaves of colour plates. With more black andwhite illustrations to text. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to f ront board and spine. A delightful memento from the Golden Age of transatlantic steamship service. The author introduces the reader to typical Atlantic vessel types from the p... View more info

Merchantmen-at-Arms : The British Merchants' Service in the War.

By: BONE, David W. TOMLINSON, H.M., intro. BONE, Muirhead

Price: $40.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton and Company, New York, 1929,:

Seller ID: 98566


BONE, David W. Merchantmen-at-Arms : The British Merchants' Service in the War. With drawings by Muirhead Bone and an introduction by H.M. Tomlinson. New York: E.P. Dutton and Company, (1929). Second Edition, revised. Pp. (6),vii-xxii,(2),3-311,(3), frontispiece, + 15 leaves of plates. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Part I: 1. The Merchants' Service. Our Foundation - The Structure; 2. OurRelations with the Navy. ... View more info

Perspectives of Saskatchewan. in dj.

By: PORTER, Jene M., ed. SMITH, David E., intro. BONE, Robert M. STABLER, Jack C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Manitoba Press, Winnipeg, 2009, ISBN:9780887551833:

Seller ID: 89203


PORTER, Jene M., ed. Perspectives of Saskatchewan. Edited [with a preface] by Jene M. Porter. [Introduction by David E. Smith]. (Winnipeg): Universityof Manitoba Press, (2009). Pp. (8),[ix]-xiv,[1]-377,(9), + 12 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Conte nts: 1. Peter S. Li's "People of the Land: Population Change in Saskatchewan"; 2. Robert M. Bone's "Saskatchewan's Forgotten North: 1905 to 2005"; 3. Smith's &... View more info