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Old Ship Prints. 1st UK Spring Books ed in dj

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Spring Books, London, 1965,:

Seller ID: 21843


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Old Ship Prints. London : Spring Books, (1965). FirstSpring Books Printing. Pp. (4),v-xii,(2),1-182, colour frontispiece, + 68 leaves of plates (8 of which are in colour). Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "In this famous book, first published in1927, Mr E. Keble Chatterton traces the history of the sailing ship in art , from the earliest rough woodcuts dating from the 15th century down to thedelicate lithographs of the late Victorian age, when sail was gradually gi ving way to steam. The book is much more than a selection of fine pictur... View more info

Auxiliary Patrol

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1923,:

Seller ID: 37042


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Auxiliary Patrol. L: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1923. Pp 332, frontis., 31 leaves plates. 8vo, blue cloth. An account of Britain's "improvised navy"of the Great War in which Chatterton's usual authority is augmented by his own service as C.O. of several of its miscellaneous craft. Contents include: "How It Began"; "Carrying On"; "Trawlers and Drifters"; "The Auxiliary Patrol and the Submarine Blockade"; "At the Dardanelles and Elsewhere"; "Mine-Sweepers and Motor Craft"; "Submarines and the Auxiliary Patrol"; ... View more info

Brotherhood of the Sea

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green, 1927,:

Seller ID: 40984


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Brotherhood of the Sea. L: Longmans, Green and Co., 1927. Pp 238, frontis., [23] leaves plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Narratives of adventure in sail and steam, both mercantile and naval (though concentrating on the Great War) calculated to illustrate the sterling qualities of character encouraged by contact with the harsh marine environment. Two inch split to front outer hinge at bottom, rear inner hinge broken, rubbed with significant wear to extremities, cloth bubbling, lightly soiled, adhesive remains to fron paste-down, owner's signature. 55.00 View more info

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Beating the U-Boats. 1st in dj.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett, 1943,:

Seller ID: 40925


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Beating the U-Boats. L: Hurst & Blackett, (1943). First Edition. Pp 172, frontis., [14] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Anderson 214. This book, a complement to the author's earlier Fighting the U-Boats, chronicles British anti-submarine efforts in the last two years of the Great War. Slight edgewear, owner's inscription, else vg in chipped dj. 95.00 View more info

Yachtsman's Pilot. 3d ed in dj.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett, 1937,:

Seller ID: 29246


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Yachtsman's Pilot to the Harbours of England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland; & the Continent of Europe from Ymuiden to Bordeaux; Bordeaux to Sète by Inland Waters; the Mediterranean Harbours from Sète to Toulon; the Riviera Harbours to the Gulf of Genoa; with Notes on Italian Harbours fro Genoa to Naples. Illustrated with 52 Harbour Plans. (Third Revised and Considerably Enlarged Edition). L: Hurst & Blackett Ltd., (May 1937). Pp 478. 8vo, patterned green cloth. As the title so amply suggests, this is a practical (and somewhat critical) guide to the yacht harbours of the... View more info

Severn's Saga.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett, 1938,: 1938

Seller ID: 41002


CHATTERTON, E.K. "Severn's" Saga. With 41 Illustrations and Maps. London : Hurst & Blackett, (1938). Pp (4),5-288 + frontispiece + 14 pages of plates. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With maps on end-papers [on the paste-downs]. An account of the 1914-1917 operations of the Royal Navy monitor Severn in East African waters, and particularly her destruction of the German light cruiser Königsberg, treated also in Chatterton's 1932 book The "Königsberg" Adventure. "HMS Severn was a 1,260-ton Humber-class monitor of the Royal Navy. Originally built by V... View more info

Commerce Raiders. in dj.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett, 1943,:

Seller ID: 39954


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Commerce Raiders. L: Hurst & Blackett, (1943). Pp 128, [16] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 1648. A complement to the author's volume on the Great War titled The Sea Raiders, this volume treats the actions of German fast battleships, converted merchantmen, U-Boats, and Focke-Wulf aircraft in the early years of World War Two. Edges specked, occasional spots of light foxing internally, else vg in slightly chipped dj. Uncommon.85.00 View more info

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Old Sea Paintings. 1st US in dj

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Bodley Head, 1928,:

Seller ID: 22012


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Old Sea Paintings : The Story of Maritime Art as depicted by the Great Masters. With fifteen illustrations in colour and ninety-five in black and white mainly from the Macpherson Collection. L.: John Lane, The Bodley Head/ N.Y.: Dodd, Mead, (1928). First Printing. Pp 179. Illustrated. 4to, navy cloth, yellow top-edge. This is the American issue with Dodd, Mead on spine. Vg-fine in chipped dj. 250.00 View more info

Battles by Sea. US no dj

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1925,:

Seller ID: 18709


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Battles by Sea. N.Y.: Macmillan Co., 1925. Pp 271. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents : Part I - The Galley Period : Battle of Salamis; Battle of Actium; Battle of Lepanto; Part II - The Sailing-Ship Period : The Armada Operations; Battle of the Saints; Battle of the Glorious First of June; Battle of St.Vincent; Battle of the Nile; Battle of Trafalgar; Part III - The Age of Steam : Battle of Lissa; Battle of Tsushima; Battle of the Falklands. Spine label chipped, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Valiant Sailormen. UK (7th thousand) no dj

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blacket, 1936,:

Seller ID: 16640


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Valiant Sailormen. With 29 Illustrations and Map. 7thThousand. L.: Hurst & Blackett, Ltd., (1936). Pp 287. 8vo, blue cloth. Lig ht wear, else vg. 25.00 View more info

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Old Sea Paintings. 1st UK ed, no dj

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Bodley Head, 1928,:

Seller ID: 16809


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Old Sea Paintings : The Story of Maritime Art as depicted by the Great Masters. With fifteen illustrations in colour and ninety-five in black and white mainly from the Macpherson Collection. L.: John Lane, The Bodley Head, (1928). First Printing. Pp 179. Illustrated. 4to, navy cloth, blue top-edge. British issue with Bodley Head on spine. Cloth lightly scuffed, else vg. 175.00 View more info

On the High Seas. 1st UK no dj.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Philip Allan, 1929,:

Seller ID: 49887


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. On the High Seas. L.: Philip Allan, (1929). First UK Edition. Pp 319, frontis.+ 15 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 1. Deep Sea Roving [includes Sir William Monson; 17th c. Q ships]; 2. The Sea Life; 3. Adventures on the High Seas [Sir Henry Mainwaring, &c]; 4. The Profession of Piracy; 5. The Thrill of Adventure; 6. Peril on the Sea; 7. Deep Sea Drama; 8. Mutiny and Hurricane; 9. St.Helena and theSlavers; 10. On Patrol [anti-sub]; 11. Gambling with Death; 12. High Sea F leets. Moderate foxing to ffep and rfep, spine rubbed, bookplate to front p... View more info

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Old Ship Prints. 1st UK Spring Books ed in dj

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Spring Books, 1965,:

Seller ID: 26006


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Old Ship Prints. L.: Spring Books, (1965). First Spring Books Printing. Pp 182. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. First publishedin 1927. Vg-fine in dj. 70.00 View more info

Ventures and Voyages. First Edition

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co., NY, 1928,:

Seller ID: 51997


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Ventures and Voyages. New York, London, [...] : Longmans, Green and Co., 1928. First Edition. Pp.(12),9- [218],(2) + frontispiece + 15 plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, blind lettering tofront board. A collection of historical stories on the seas, "for those wh o, for a few hours, yearn to get away from the monotony of safe civilisation on to the sea of adventure.". Contents: 1. Introduction ; 2. The Approachto Adventure; 3. Across the Atlantic; 4. Roaming the Seas; 5. The Indian V oyage; 6. The Northern Venture ; 7. The Call of the West; 8. In Sou... View more info

Big Blockade. 6th thousand.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 50907


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Big Blockade. With coloured frontispiece, 32 illustrations, and maps. 6th thousand. London : Hurst & Blackett, n.d. Pp (4),v-x,11-287,(1) + portrait frontispiece, [16] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. Principles and Precendents; 2. The Blockade Begins; 3. The FirstTrials; 4. The New Squadron; 5. On Patrol; 6. Disasters Begin; 7. The Coun ter-Blockade; 8. Cruisers and Contraband; 9. Blockaders and Submarines; 10.Running the Blockade; 11. Economic Pressure; 12. The Stranglehold; 13. Cau se and Effect; 14. Armed Guards; 15. A Hard Life; 16. Tricks of the Trade; ... View more info

Steamships and Their Story. 1st UK.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1910,:

Seller ID: 76383


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Steamships and Their Story. London: Cassell and Company, Limited, 1910. First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-xx,[1]-340, colour frontis., + 79 p. of plates. Copiously illustrated. Large 8vo, navy blue cloth with elliptical colour illustration of a four-masted liner to front, elaborate gilt and light blue decoration and borders to front and spine, gilt letteringto front and spine, t.e.g. Serving as a companion volume to his previously -published Sailing Ships and Their Story, this is a lovely volume documenting the rise of the steamship as the ultimate form of both shipping and pass... View more info

Seamen All. 1st UK no dj

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $45.00

Publisher: William Heinemann, London, 1924,:

Seller ID: 18708


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Seamen All. L.: William Heinemann Ltd., 1924. First Printing.. Pp ix,(1),[1]-254, frontispiece + 14 plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents : 1. At Sea in the Restoration Times; 2. Fighting Frigates; 3. Strange Tales from the Sea; 4. A Real Adventurer; 5. Wind-jammer Days; 6. ClipperShip Seamen; 7. At Sea in the 'Sixties and 'Seventies; 8. Crews and Checke red Cruises; 9. Master Mariners; 10. Seamen of the 'Nineties; 11. Twentieth-century Sailor-men; 12. The Story of the Aud; 13. The Schooner that Tried;14. Seamen of To-day. Vg. 45.00 View more info

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Fore and Aft : The Story of the Fore and Aft Rig from the Earliest Times to the Present Day. First Edition.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited: 1912

Seller ID: 116527


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Fore and Aft : The Story of the Fore and Aft Rig from the Earliest Times to the Present Day. With over 150 illustrations & plans. London : Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, 1912. First Edition. Pp (8),9-347,(1),(4, publisher's ads) + colour frontispiece [of Charles II's yacht Mary] + 43 leaves of b&w illustrations. With many other illustrations in the text. Large thick 8vo (185 x 245 mm), navy cloth, with gilt lettering to spine & front board, with illustrated panel [also of the Mary] on front board. Top edge gilt. Toy 4521. ... View more info

Through Sea and Sky.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne , London , 1931,:

Seller ID: 89850


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Through Sea and Sky. London : Frederick Warne & Co., Ltd., (1931). Pp (4),9-259,(1),[1]-16(ads),+ coloured frontis. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. A novel by Edward Keble Chatterton (1878-1944), a prolific British author who published around a hundredbooks, pamphlets and magazine series, mainly on maritime and naval themes. Spine sunned rubbed, lacking ffep, else good. 15.00 View more info

Romance of Sea Rovers : An Account of the Stirring Adventures of Sea Roversfrom the Times of the Pheonicians, Egyptians & Vikings, through the Elizab ethan & All Other Eras of Maritime Roving Down to the Present Day. AS IS.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., London, 1928,:

Seller ID: 102673


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Romance of Sea Rovers : An Account of the Stirring Adventures of Sea Rovers from the Times of the Pheonicians, Egyptians & Vikings, through the Elizabethan & All Other Eras of Maritime Roving Down tothe Present Day. London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, MDCCCCXXVIII [1928 ]. Pp. (10),11-[309],(11) of ads, frontispiece, + 15 leaves of black and white plates, with more line drawings to text. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial blue cloth with white lettering to front board and spine, gilt decoration to spine. Contents: 1. The Earliest Sea Rovers; 2. Sea Roving in the Mediterra... View more info