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Dive : A Story of Love and Obsession. uncorrected proof, ill. cards.

By: FERRERAS, Pipín.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Regan Books, 2004,:

Seller ID: 58714


FERRERAS, Pipín. The Dive : A Story of Love and Obsession. (NY): Regan Books, (2004). Uncorrected Proof. Pp 262, including illustrations to text + [32] pp of plates. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "A world-champion competitor in the deadly sport of free diving tells the heart-wrenching story of his life with and without his beloved wife, Audrey, who died trying to break theworld record." -from the cover. Covers lightly rubbed, ow vg. 12.50 View more info

Fire Detection and Extinguishing Equipment Regulations

By: Fire - Shipboard] Statutory Orders and Regulations, 110 (P.C. 1956-429)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Board of Steamship Inspection, Department of Transport, Ottawa, 1956,:

Seller ID: 59894


[Fire - Shipboard]. Fire Detection and Extinguishing Equipment Regulations made pursuant to the Canada Shipping Act. Ottawa: Board of Steamship Inspection, Department of Transport, 1956. Pp. 295-361. 8vo, printed stapled bluecard covers. Statutory Orders and Regulations 1956, Number 110 (P.C. 1956- 429). Closed tear to bottom edge, spine slightly sunned, minor corner creasing, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Report of the FAO/SPC Regional Expert Consultation on Sea Safety in Small Fishing Vessels

By: Fisheries) Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. FAO Fisheries Report No. 737.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, 2004, ISBN:9251051119:

Seller ID: 61507


(Fisheries). Report of the FAO/SPC Regional Expert Consultation on Sea Safety in Small Fishing Vessels. 516. 4to, white printed card covers. FAO Fisheries Report No. 737. "[...] the majority of loss of life in the Pacific Islands region is associated with small fishing boats which have received the least attention on terms of legislation, construction standards, enforcement strategies, regional discussions, training on proper use, and other schemes to improve safety.... View more info

Report of the International Workshop on the Implementation of InternationalFisheries Instruments...

By: Fisheries: FAO/Japan Government Cooperative Programme) Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. FAO Fisheries Report No. 700.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, 2004, ISBN:925105097x:

Seller ID: 61501


(Fisheries: FAO/Japan Government Cooperative Programme). Report and documentation of the International Workshop on the Implementation of InternationalFisheries Instruments and Factors of Unsustainability and Overexploitation in Fisheries. Mauritius, 3-7 February 2003. Rome: Food and Agriculture Org anization of the United Nations, 2004. Pp 305. Illustrated with maps, technical drawings, graphs and tables to text. 4to, illustrated white card covers. FAO Fisheries Report N... View more info

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Hornblower During the Crisis. in dj.

By: FORESTER, C.S

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, 1967,:

Seller ID: 39848


FORESTER, C.S. Hornblower During the Crisis and Two Stories, Hornblower's Temptation and The Last Encounter. Boston: Little, Brown, (1967). Pp 174. 8vo, blue cloth. Forester's last, unfinished Hornblower novel, written to cover a chronological gap between Hornblower and the Hotspur and Hornblower and the Atropos. Vg in vg slightly rubbed, nicked dj (not price-clipped). 125.00 View more info

Undreamed Shores. pbk.

By: FOSS, Michael GILBERT, Humphrey, Sir) CABOT, John) RALEIGH, Walter, Sir)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phoenix Press, London, 2000, ISBN:1842120778:

Seller ID: 59898


FOSS, Michael. Undreamed Shores : England's Wasted Empire in America : [A story of Rogues, Pirates, High-flying Ambition and Plain Greed]. L.: PhoenixPress, (2000). Pp. 186. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers wit h red spine. A look at some of the key figures in the failed early English exploration and colonisation attempts in North America - John Cabot, ThomasStukeley, Humphrey Gilbert, Walter Raleigh - and their questionable motive s and skills in attemptin... View more info

Undreamed Shores. in dj.

By: FOSS, Michael GILBERT, Humphrey, Sir) RALEIGH, Walter, Sir) STUKELEY, Thomas, Captain)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., London, 1974, ISBN:0245519823:

Seller ID: 61760


FOSS, Michael. Undreamed Shores : England's Wasted Empire in America. L.: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., (1974). Pp. 186 + 8 p. of coloured plates. Large 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume outlining the colossal failures of the colonization attempts of English explorers / colonizers / "rogues" Captain Thomas Stukeley, Sir Humphrey Gilbert, and Sir Walter Raleigh in North America in the sixteenth century. Vg in spine sunned dj.30.00 View more info

Fire and Ice. in dj.

By: GARRISON, Paul

Price: $16.00

Publisher: 1998,:

Seller ID: 29550


GARRISON, Paul. Fire and Ice. NY: Avon Books, (1998). Pp 389. 8vo, blue spine with red p.c.b. A marine thriller turning on the fate of a family of philanthropic cruising doctors abducted by the crew of an immense and mysterious LNG tanker. Vg in price-stickered dj. 16.00 View more info

Boat. 1st UK, no dj, signed pres copy.

By: GIBSON, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: W.H. Allen, 1952,:

Seller ID: 34141


GIBSON, Walter. The Boat. L.: W.H. Allen, (1952). First Printing. Pp 96 + 8p of plates. 8vo, maroon cloth. Law 1361. An account of the author's gruel ling twenty-six day, thousand mile drift in an open boat following the torpedoing of the transport Rooseboom, evacuating Singapore after its fall to the Japanese in World War Two. Slightly rubbed, owner's inkstamp, else vg. Presentation copy signed by author. 35.00 View more info

Defiance at Sea. in dj.

By: GUTTMAN, Jon.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rigel, 2004, ISBN:1898799776:

Seller ID: 58302


GUTTMAN, Jon. Defiance at Sea: Dramatic Naval War Action. (L): Rigel, (2004). Reprint. Pp 192 + [16] pp of plates. 8vo, ill. card covered boards. "History's Greatest Naval Battles.[...] Four hundred years of war at sea are inthis collection of fourteen classic naval actions, described in vivid deta il[...]." - from the dust jacket Contents include: Grenville's Lone Revenge; Barfleur and La Hogue; Nelson's Patent Boarding Device, 29; CSS Arkansas,July-August 1862;... View more info

Short History

By: H. Hogarth & Sons Ltd. / Baron Line) World Ship Society GRAY, Leonard McALISTER, A.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: World Ship Society, Kendal, 1976, ISBN:0905617002:

Seller ID: 28674


(H. Hogarth & Sons Ltd. / Baron Line). A Short History by A.A. McAlister ofH. Hogarth & Sons Limited and Fleet List by Leonard Gray of World Ship Soc iety. Kendal: World Ship Society, 1976. Pp 56. Illustrated. 8vo, light bluecardcovers. Cover title: H. Hogarth & Sons Limited Baron Line. Vg. 25.00 View more info

H.M.S. Victory. 6th pr.

By: H.M.S. Victory]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: H.M.S. Victory, 1964,:

Seller ID: 41197


[H.M.S. Victory]. H.M.S. Victory : A Short History and Guide. Portsmouth: H.M.S. Victory, 1964. Sixth printing. Pp 16. Oblong 8vo, ill. card covers. The official souvenir and guide to Victory and to the Victory Museum, Portsmouth. Slightly rubbed, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal. 7th printing to 2nd edition,ill. stapled grey card covers.

By: HAHN, Thomas F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1981,:

Seller ID: 61646


HAHN, Thomas F. Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal. Section One: Georgetown TideLock to Seneca. [N pl]: The author, (1977). Seventh Printingof Second Edition. Pp 56. Illustrated with numerous photos and maps to tex t. 8vo, illustrated stapled grey card covers. "The Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal provides the hiker-biker with a step-by-step description of the canal and its towpath: physical features of canal structures; historical events whic... View more info

Amateurs 1st pb ed.

By: HALBERSTAM, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Penguin, 1986,:

Seller ID: 27611


HALBERSTAM, David. The Amateurs: The Passionate Quest of Four Young Men forOlympic Gold. (NY): Penguin, (1986). First Paperback Edition. Pp 221. Illu strated. 8vo, ill. card covers. Toy 1706, Morris & Howland p. 61. Pulitzer Prize winning author Halberstam has produced a contemporary "Chariots of Water", following four Americans in their desperate pursuit of Olympic gold in the single sculls. Remainder mark to bottom edge, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Port of Greater Hampton Roads Annual, 1995. navy blue cloth, gilt to cover

By: Hampton Roads, VA.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hampton Roads Maritime Association, 1991,:

Seller ID: 61184


(Hampton Roads, VA.). Port of Greater Hampton Roads Annual, 1991. In the interest of the Progressive Port of Hampton Roads. (Norfolk, Virginia: Hampton Roads Maritime Association, 1991). Pp 240. Illustrated with maps, photos and tables to text, some in colour. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt to upperboard. "The Port of Greater Hampton Roads Annual is published by the Hampt on Roads Maritime Association in the interests of the continued developmentof the Port of Hampto... View more info

Port of Greater Hampton Roads Annual, 1995. navy blue cloth, gilt to cover

By: Hampton Roads, VA.) McKINNON, Arnold.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1995,:

Seller ID: 61185


(Hampton Roads, VA.). Port of Greater Hampton Roads Annual, 1995. In the interest of the Progressive Port of Hampton Roads. (Norfolk, Virginia: Hampton Roads Maritime Association, 1988). Pp 240. Illustrated with maps, photos and tables to text. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt to upper board. "The Port of Greater Hampton Roads Annual is published by the Hampton Roads Maritime Association in the interests of the continued development of the Port of Hampton Roads - Norfo... View more info

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Dhow. in dj.

By: HAWKINS, Clifford W Nautical Historical Record Series.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Nautical Publishing, Lymington, Hampshire, 1977, ISBN:0245526552:

Seller ID: 35503


HAWKINS, Clifford W. The Dhow : An Illustrated History of the Dhow and its World. Lymington, Hampshire: Nautical Publishing, (1977). Pp 143. 4to, bluecloth. Nautical Historical Record Series. A well-illustrated technical and ethnographic study of this characteristic Indian Ocean sailing craft and a ssociated vessel types. With much on Arab seafaring generally. Vg in rubbeddj. 185.00 View more info

River-Horse. in dj.

By: HEAT-MOON, William Least

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1999,:

Seller ID: 34379


HEAT-MOON, William Least. River-Horse: The Logbook of a Boat Across America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999. Pp 506. 8vo, green spine with grey boards. Heat-Moon, the "preeminent chronicler of American back roads", here attempts a riverine passage of the American continent in a tiny shallow-draught power boat. Vg in dj. 22.00 View more info

Early Man and the Ocean. ill. card covers

By: HEYERDAHL, Thor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1980, ISBN:0-385-17357-1:

Seller ID: 61417


HEYERDAHL, Thor. Early Man and the Ocean. A Search for the Beginnings of Navigation and Seaborne Civilizations. NY: Vintage Books, 1980. Pp 438. Illustrated with occasional maps and drawings to text. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "Here is the compelling evidence for his longtime theory that men werecrossing the oceans spreading both their cultures and their genes-thousand s of years before Columbus." -from the cover. Rubbed, previous name, ow vg.10.00 View more info

Bulwark Shore. in dj.

By: HILLIER, Caroline MOSLEY, John, photo.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Eyre Methuen, 1980,:

Seller ID: 29512


HILLIER, Caroline. The Bulwark Shore: Thanet and the Cinque Ports. With photographs by John Mosley. L: Eyre Methuen, (1980). Pp 317. Illustrated. 8vo,blue cloth. A lively review of the natural and cultural history of the Ken t seacoast. Vg in dj. 45.00 View more info