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Stories of the Sea

By: MARRYAT, Captain

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Harper and Brothers, New York, 1936,:

Seller ID: 75942


MARRYAT, Captain. Stories of the Sea. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1836. Early American Printing. Pp. [1]-232. 8vo, grey-green boards with blank sail-cloth spine. This collection contains three Marryat stories: "The Pirate", "The Three Cutters", and "Moonshine". Endpapers removed, one-inch wide chunk of top edge of title page removed, boards soiled and edgeworn, dampstaining to top third of the bulk of the volume, much smudging and spotting throughout, hinges shaky. As is. 40.00 View more info

Masterman Ready; or, The Wreck of the Pacific

By: MARRYAT, Captain

Price: $12.50

Publisher: A.L. Burt, New York, 1898,:

Seller ID: 76805


MARRYAT, Captain. Masterman Ready; or, The Wreck of the Pacific . New York:A.L. Burt, (1898). Pp. [i]-xi,(1),[1]-446,(2), frontis. Illustrated endpap ers, depicting a merchant vessel in peril. 8vo, pebbled blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Inner hinges tender, spine ends nicked, else vg. 12.50 View more info

Mr. Midshipman Easy

By: MARRYAT, Captain Frederick

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Baudry's European Library, Paris, 1837,:

Seller ID: 369


MARRYAT, Captain Frederick. Mr. Midshipman Easy. Paris: Baudry's European Library, 1837. Pp 380. floral green cloth. Included in J.K. Lilly's list, Eighty-Nine Good Novels of the Sea, The Ship and the Sailor. Spine label chipped, rubbed, light staining to cloth, corners bumped, light stains to uppermargins of early leaves. A 20th C. rubber stamp on early blank (in Polish? ). 75.00 View more info

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Jacob Faithful. 2 vols.

By: MARRYAT, Captain SAINTSBURY, George, intro. BUSS, R.W.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Constable, 1928,:

Seller ID: 32658


MARRYAT, Captain. Jacob Faithful. With twelve plates in colour by R.W. Buss, and an Introductory Essay by George Saintsbury. In Two Volumes. L: Printed by Robert MacLehose & Co. Ltd. at the University Press, Glasgow, for Constable & Co. Ltd., 1928. Pp 275; 319; 2 frontis.+ ten plates. 8vo, blind-stamped navy cloth, t.e.g. Limited to 750 copies. A most handsome edition of one of Marryat's most popular romances; with an introduction by one of Britain's most eminent critics, and illustrations in the style of Rowlandson. The blind-stamped cover features the outline of a ship of the line surrounded... View more info

Boys' Sea Story Omnibus : Mr. Midshipman Easy, Two Years Before the Mast, and Old Jack

By: MARRYAT, Captain, R.H. DANA, and W.H.G. KINGSTON DANA, R.H. KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 77902


MARRYAT, Captain, R.H. DANA, and W.H.G. KINGSTON. Boys' Sea Story Omnibus :"Mr. Midshipman Easy" by Captain Marryat, "Two Years Before the Mast" by R.H. Dana, and "Old Jack" by W.H.G. Kingston . London : Collins Clear-Type Press, [n.d.]. Pp. (2),[1]-3622,(2),5-304,(2),9-380. Different paginations for each novel. 8vo, orange cloth with black lettering to front and spine, top edge dyed red. An anthology of classic sea adventures for young adults. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English write... View more info

Settlers in Canada. Hardcover.

By: MARRYAT, Captain.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons, Limited, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 112417


MARRYAT, Captain. The Settlers in Canada. London : George Routledge and Sons, Limited, [n.d. - late-1800s]. Pp. (4),1-[282],(2), frontispiece. Crown 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to front board and spine.The children's nautical adventure novelist's story set in the late-1700s a bout a family that emigrates to the Canadian wilderness, and deals with therigours of pioneer life along the shores of Lake Ontario. Some edge-spotti ng with light foxing to leaves, prize bookplate inside front board, else very good. 25.00 View more info

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Captain Marryat : Seaman, Writer, and Adventurer. First American Edition in dustjacket.

By: POCOCK, Tom MARRYAT, Captain)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, PA, 2000, ISBN:081170355x: 2000

Seller ID: 64793

ISBN: 081170355X


POCOCK, Tom. Captain Marryat : Seaman, Writer, and Adventurer. (Mechanicsburg, PA) : Stackpole Books, (2000). First US Printing. Pp. (4),5--208, + 16 pages of plates. 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A biography of the English naval hero during the Napoleonic Wars-turned nautical writer. "Frederick Marryat was England's most famous author in the years between Jane Austen and Charles Dickens. Even more than that he was a naval hero of the Napoleonic Wars and it was his exploits in the Royal Navy during those years that formed the core of his writing. ... View more info