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American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume57, No. 4, Fall 1997 Special issue on : James Fenimore Cooper, the Birth o f American Maritime Experience.

By: American Neptune COOPER, James Fenimore PHILBRICK, Thomas FRANKLIN, Wayne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Museum of Salem and Essex Institute, Salem, MA , 1997,:

Seller ID: 95744


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume 57, No. 4, Fall 1997. Salem, MA : Peabody Essex Museum, 1997. Pp (3),296-388,[i]-xxi,(3). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. Special issue on : James Fenimore Cooper, the Birth of American Maritime Experience. Contents : Introduction: Becoming James Fenimore Cooper (by Wayne Franklin, pp 299-314); Fact and Fiction: Uses of Maritime History in Cooper's Afloat and Shore (by Thomas Philbrick, pp 315-322); James Fenimore Cooper's Ned Myers: A Life Before the Mast (by Will... View more info

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume 45, No. 2, Spring 1985

By: American Neptune DEXTER, Ralph W. BUSCH, Briton Cooper DELGADO, James P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Museum of Salem, Salem, MA , 1985,:

Seller ID: 88536


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume XLV, No. 2, Spring 1985. Salem, MA : Peabody Museum of Salem, 1985. Pp [77]-146. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated green, white and blue striped card covers. Contents : A Century of Fishery Biology at Cape Ann, Massachusetts (by Ralph W. Dexter). A Voyage to Java in 1799-1800 (by Frank B. Evans, III. The Dismission of Capt. Isaac Phillips (by Michael A. Palmer). Cape Verdeans in the American Whaling and Sealing Industry, 1850-1900 (by Briton Cooper Busch). The Education Department at the Peabo... View more info

Cap'n Abe, Storekeeper : A Story of Cape Cod

By: COOPER, James A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: International Fiction Library, Cleveland and New York , 1917,:

Seller ID: 85980


COOPER, James A. Cap'n Abe, Storekeeper : A Story of Cape Cod. Cleveland and New York : International Fiction Library, (copyright 1917). Pp (2),[i]-vi,1-340,(4). 8vo, green cloth, blue lettering to front board and spine. A book of nautical fiction. A mystery, a shipwreck, a love story and much Cape Cod dialect all contribute to make a unique summer for Louise Grayling, when she goes to stay with a half-uncle who is the storekeeper in a little Cape Cod village. A very good, bright copy in very good, spine-chipped dustjacket. 12.50 View more info

Cap'n Jonah's Fortune : A Story of Cape Cod.

By: COOPER, James A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: World Syndicate Publishing Co., Cleveland . New York, 1933,:

Seller ID: 91560


COOPER, James A. Cap'n Jonah's Fortune : A Story of Cape Cod. Cleveland . New York : The World Syndicate Publishing Co., (1933). Pp [i]-vi,(2),1-340,(4). 8vo, blue cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. A volume in The Heroine Series. Through this story “runs the salt of the never-resting sea. The thrilling scenes of storm and stress, broadly humorous one minute and highly romantic the next...” - from the dj. Front cover scratched, tearto top edge of one leaf, else very good in spine-sunned, edge-worn and tor n dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Two Admirals

By: COOPER, James Fenimore

Price: $15.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt, 0,:

Seller ID: 28936


COOPER, James Fenimore. The Two Admirals. NY: A.L. Burt, (n.d.). Pp 532. Frontis. 8vo, maroon ribbed cloth, t.e.g. The Home Library Edition. Cooper's 1842 novel of the pre-Revolutionary War Royal Navy. Very slightly rubbed, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Water-Witch

By: COOPER, James Fenimore

Price: $15.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt, 0,:

Seller ID: 28934


COOPER, James Fenimore. The Water-Witch; or, The Skimmer of the Seas. NY: A.L. Burt, (n.d.). Pp 471. Frontis. 8vo, maroon ribbed cloth, t.e.g. The Home Library Edition. A solid reprint of this 1830 nautical romance by the great American author. Very slightly rubbed, else vg. 18.00 View more info

Sea Lions

By: COOPER, James Fenimore

Price: $12.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 1965,:

Seller ID: 66448


COOPER, James Fenimore. The Sea Lions. Edited with an introduction by Warren S. Walker. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, (1965). Pp 503. 8vo, illustrated card covers. An adventure novel from the pen of one of America's most well-know authors that takes the reader from an Arctic seal hunt in the age of sail to pirate treasure in the West Indies. Rubbed, inner hinge starting, front free endpaper creatively cut by scissors, sm. abrasion to title page, ow vg. 12.00 View more info

Notions of the Americans : Picked up by a Travelling Bachelor. First Printing Thus in dustjacket

By: COOPER, James Fenimore WILLIAMS, Gary

Price: $30.00

Publisher: State University of New York Press, Albany, 1990, ISBN:0791402134:

Seller ID: 104546


COOPER, James Fenimore. Notions of the Americans : Picked up by a Travelling Bachelor. Text Established with Historical Introducrion and Textual Notesby Gary Williams. (Albany) : State University of New York Press, (1990). F irst Printing Thus. Pp (6),[vii]-xlviii,(2),[3]-806,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, black lettering to spine. A volume in The Writings of James Fenimore Cooper series. "Notions of the Americans is considered ooper's first work of non-fiction despite a thin overlay of character and plot. Written the form of a travel narrative, it addresses the widespread ignorance he... View more info

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Pilot, The. LEC edition. in slipcase

By: COOPER, James Fenimore WINTERICH, John T., introd. QUACKENBUSH, Robert M.

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1968,:

Seller ID: 30872


COOPER, James Fenimore. The Pilot. Introduction by John T. Winterich and illustrated with woodcuts by Robert M. Quackenbush. [Baltimore]: The Limited Editions Club, 1968. Pp 357. Lg 8vo, full black buckram with sailcloth panel on front cover, spine lettered in gilt & white, panel lettered in white, in a green slipcase. Limited to 1500 numbered copies signed by the illustrator - this being no.763. A book of nautical fiction. Vg-fine in vg slipcase. 160.00 View more info

Hamburg South America Line. Reprint in dustjacket.

By: COOPER, James [et al] KLUDAS, Arnold PEIN, Joachim

Price: $100.00

Publisher: World Ship Society, 1990, ISBN:0905617509: 1990

Seller ID: 64574

ISBN: 0905617509


COOPER, James. Hamburg South America Line. By James Cooper, Arnold Kludas, Joachim Pein. Kendal, England : World Ship Society, (1990). Reprint. Pp 192, including frontispiece. Illustrated with colour maps [The Company's Routes] to endpapers, b&w photos of ships to text and [3¼] pp colour drawings [pictorial index] to rear; 1 page of flag and funnels of the line; double column. Large 8vo, red cloth, gilt to spine and upper board. "Hamburg-Südamerikanische Dampfschifffahrts-Gesellshchaft" - from the cover. The World Ship Society published this history of the Hamburg... View more info

Early Republic and the Sea : Essays on the Naval and Maritime History of the Early United States. pbk.

By: DUDLEY, William S. and Michael J. CRAWFORD CRAWFORD, Michael J. COOPER, James Fenimore) MacKENZIE, Alexander)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Brassey's Inc., Washington, 2001, ISBN:1574883720:

Seller ID: 86996


DUDLEY, William S. and Michael J. CRAWFORD, eds. Early Republic and the Sea: Essays on the Naval and Maritime History of the Early United States . Ed ited by William S. Dudley and Michael J. Crawford. Washington, DC: Brassey's, Inc., (2001). Pp. (6),vii-xv,(1),[1]-256. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue and white card covers. Divided into two sections: A: Maritime Commerceand the Sea Services; B: James Fenimore Cooper and the Birth of American M aritime Experience. Contents: 1. Elizabeth M. Nuxoll's "The Naval Movement of the Confederation Era"; 2. Joshua M. Smith's "Patterns of No... View more info

Free Negro in North Carolina and Some Carolina History of Craven County

By: TAYLOR, R. H James Sprunt Historical Publications Vol. 17 Nos. 1 COOPER, Francis H.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, 1920,:

Seller ID: 51005


TAYLOR, R. H. Free Negro in North Carolina and Some Carolina History of Craven County by Francis H. COOPER. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1920. Pp. 74. 8vo, grey printed card covers. The James Sprunt Historical Publications, published under the direction of The North Carolina Historical Society, Vol. 17, No. 1. Slight crease to front, else vg. 40.00 View more info

There She Blows! : A Whaling Yarn. New US ed.

By: WHEELER, James Cooper LUCAS, F.A., intro.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co., New York, 1926,:

Seller ID: 24887


WHEELER, James Cooper. There She Blows! : A Whaling Yarn. With an Introduction by Dr. F.A. Lucas. New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., (September 1926). New Edition. Pp 286. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green cloth. See Jenkins, Bibliography of Whaling p. 159. A novel of New Bedford and Nantucket whalers.Very good. 25.00 View more info