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Barenetha Rock. in dj.

By: ROGERS, Stanley

Price: $65.00

Publisher: W.H. Allen, 1957,:

Seller ID: 34096


ROGERS, Stanley. Barenetha Rock : A true drama of the sea. L: W.H. Allen, 1957. Pp 223, 8 pages of plates. 8vo, red cloth. A compelling mystery of the sea: in 1868 a merchant sailing vessel out of the Thames for New York altered course to avoid what the captain suspected to be an uncharted mid-Atlantic reef. By so doing, his vessel was able to render assistance to the stricken steam liner Ville du Havre, sinking after a mid-ocean collision. Small stain to bottom edge of cloth, else vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 65.00 View more info

Sailing Ship. 1st US in dj

By: ROGERS, Stanley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, 1950,:

Seller ID: 25334


ROGERS, Stanley. The Sailing Ship : A Study in Beauty. Illustrated by the Author. N.Y.: Harper & Brothers, (1950). First Edition. Pp 98. 4to, blue cloth. Illustrated with 8 colour plates and 20 pages of line drawings. "Here is something new in the way books about ships and the sea. Written and illustrated by a noted English artist who has made ships a lifetime study, this work combines the sailor-historian's point of view with that of a talented marine artist." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 30.00 View more info

Tales of the Fore-An-Aft. UK

By: ROGERS, Stanley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1935,:

Seller ID: 17250


ROGERS, Stanley. Tales of the Fore-An-Aft. Illustrated by the Author. L.: George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd., (1935). Pp (8),9-264. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 0019. Chapters: 1. Open Boats; 2. The Fishermen; 3. Long Voyages; 4. Circumnavigators; 5. The Explorers; 6. The Thoroughbreds; 7. The America's Cup; 8. Southseamen; 9. Lawbreakers; 10. Lost Ships. With 4 page appendix (The America's Cup Races) and index. Some staining to cloth, browning to early and late leaves, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Sea-Lore. 1st UK in spotted dj.

By: ROGERS, Stanley ROGERS, Stanley

Price: $55.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap, London, 1929,:

Seller ID: 77497


ROGERS, Stanley. Sea-Lore . Illustrated by the author. London: George G. Harrap, (1929). First UK Printing (stated). Pp. [1]-261,(3), colour frontis. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with pressed decoration to front board, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed a pale blue. "Sea-lore discusses in a non-technical manner most aspects of life at sea and ships in the old days of sail." - from the dj. Contents: 1. Mainly About Ships; 2. The Family Tree; 3. Early Navigators; 4. The Later Navigators; 5. Sea Language; 6. Sea Ways and Superstitions; 7. Whaling; 8-9. Famous Ships; 10. Quarterdeck an... View more info

Pacific. Ist UK no dj

By: ROGERS, Stanley.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd, 1931,:

Seller ID: 46279


ROGERS, Stanley. The Pacific. Illustrated by the author. L. : George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., (1931). First Printing. Pp 253, colour frontis + 3 leaves of colour plates. Map end-papers. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt decorated spine. Chapters : 1. The Pacific; 2. Pacific Navigators; 3. Pacific Privateers; 4. Pacific Isles; 5. Polynesia; 6. Pacific Merchant Shipping; 7. The Literary Pacific; 8. The Language of the Pacific; 9. Pacific Adventure; 10. Pacific Shipwreck. With index. Bookplate, ow vg. 30.00 View more info