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Canoer's Bible. 10th pr

By: MEAD, Robert Douglas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1976,:

Seller ID: 32596

MEAD, Robert Douglas. The Canoer's Bible . Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, (copyright 1976). Tenth Printing. Pp 164. Lg. 8vo, card cover. Cassell 1309,Toy 2382, Morris & Howland p.92. "In this classic guide to the pleasures o f canoeing, a seasoned canoer guides you through every stage of planning your trip and outfitting your canoe." from the rear cover. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Guerre Navale Moderne. repr no dj.

By: MÉRYS, Michel

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Cornmarket Press, 1971,:

Seller ID: 39779

MÉRYS, Michel. La Guerre Navale Moderne : De Lissa à Tsoushima. Préface de M. le Vice-Amiral Humann. L: Cornmarket Press, 1971. Pp 176. Small 8vo, blue cloth. A facsimile reprint of this classic of modern naval strategy and tactics, first published in Paris in 1906. Vg. 80.00 View more info

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History of Maritime Connecticut. ltd ed 2 vols in djs.


Price: $300.00

Publisher: Essex Institute, 1925,:

Seller ID: 35597

MIDDLEBROOK, Louis F. History of Maritime Connecticut during the American Revolution 1775-1783. Salem, Mass.: The Essex Institute, 1925. Two volumes. Pp 272, frontis., 24 leaves plates; 359, folding frontis., 24 leaves plates. 8vo, ribbed blue cloth, gilt lettering front and spine, t.e.g. One of 1250 sets. Contents of Volume One include: "Sea Coast Batteries"; "Armed Vessels of the State of Connecticut"; "Connecticut Prison Ship"; "Salisbury Furnaces"; "Espionage"; "Sag Harbor Expedition"; "Ship Construction"; "NauticalInstruments"... View more info

Fondi Marini e Armi di Distruzione di Massa

By: MIGLIORINO, Luigi Studi e Documenti sul Diritto Internazionale del Mare, 8)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Dott. A. Giuffrè Editore, Milano, 1980,:

Seller ID: 61536

MIGLIORINO, Luigi. Fondi Marini e Armi di Distruzione di Massa . Milano: Dott. A. Giuffrè Editore, 1980. Pp. 194. 8vo, blue printed card covers. Studie Documenti sul Diritto Internazionale del Mare, 8. Text in Italian. Top e dge dampstained, edges slightly sunned, else vg. Uncut. 45.00 View more info

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Record of the Royal Geographical Society, 1830-1930

By: MILL, Hugh Robert

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Royal Geographical Society, London, 1930,:

Seller ID: 61682

MILL, Hugh Robert. The Record of the Royal Geographical Society, 1830-1930 : Published at the Celebration of the Society's Centenary, October 1930. L.: Royal Geographical Society, 1930. Pp. 288, frontis., + 31 p. of plates and 1 folding plan. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt device to front and gilt lettering to spine. Contents: I) Forerunners ; II) Founders, 1828-1830 ; III) TheHappy Start, 1830-1840 ; IV) Bound in Shallows, 1841-1851 ; V) The Suprema cy of Murchison, 1851-1870 ; VI) 1 Savile Row and the Secretaries, 1871-1893 ; VII) The Society's Lead in Exploration, 1871-1893 ; VIII) Markham's Mas... View more info

Your Boat's Electrical System. in dj.

By: MILLER, Conrad

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Motor Boating and Sailing Books, New York, 1973, ISBN:0910990174:

Seller ID: 61680

MILLER, Conrad. Your Boat's Electrical System : The Boatkeeper's Guide to installation, care and troubleshooting of all electrical gear. NY: Motor Boating & Sailing Books, (1973). Pp. 350. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. See Toy 5321, see Morris & Howland p.93. Vg in lightly worn dj. 20.00 View more info

Frost on My Mustache. US proof


Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, 2000,:

Seller ID: 60523

MOORE, Tim. Frost on My Mustache : The Arctic Exploits of a Lord and a Loafer. N.Y.: St. Martin's Press, (2000). Advance Uncorrected Proofs. Pp 280. 8vo, pale blue card covers. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Heart of the Raincoast. pb.

By: MORTON, Alexandra PROCTOR, Billy.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Horsdal & Schubart, 1998,:

Seller ID: 35143

MORTON, Alexandra and Billy PROCTOR. Heart of the Raincoast : A Life Story.(Victoria, BC): Horsdal & Schubart, (1998). Pp 208. 8vo, ill. card covers. A biography of British Columbia boatman Billy Proctor reflecting on the tr aditional life of Canada's west coast and expressing an environmental concern borne of long experience on the water. Vg. 12.50 View more info

Slightly Salty Columns of old and new Cape Cod

By: MOSES, George L

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kendall Printing, 1960,:

Seller ID: 34971

MOSES, George L. Slightly Salty Columns of old and new Cape Cod. (Falmouth,Mass.: Kendall Printing, [ca. 1960]. Pp 83. Illustrated. 8vo, ill. card co vers. A collection of humourous essays on Cape Cod life (the Town Meeting, tuna fishing, smoking herrings, etc.) originally published in the Cape Cod Standard-Times. Slightly rubbed, owner's signature and stamp to title, elsevg. 12.00 View more info

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Wreck of the Admella. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MUDIE, Ian

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rigby Limited, Adelaide, 1966,: 1966

Seller ID: 28270

MUDIE, Ian. Wreck of the Admella. (Adelaide, &c.) : Rigby Limited, (1966). First Edition. Pp. (6),7-184 + 2 leaves having 11 b&w photos and 2 other illustrations. Map in text as well as a reproduction of a letter of thanks from the Admella Reward and Relief Fund. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The shipwreck of the Australian steamer Admella which sank off the south-eastern coast of South Australia on August 6, 1859 and the subsequent rescue of twenty-four of the original 113 crew and passengers more than a week later. South Australia's worst... View more info

Fatal Storm : The Inside Story of the Tragic Sydney-Hobart Race.. 1st US indj.


Price: $25.00

Publisher: International Marine, 1999,:

Seller ID: 31913

MUNDLE, Rob. Fatal Storm: The Inside Story of the Tragic Sydney-Hobart Race. Camden, Maine: International Marine/McGraw-Hill, (1999). First Printing. Pp 251. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth. "The 115 boats leaving Sydney Harboron Boxing Day...1998 expected rough weather, but the gale that caught the boats well at sea in the predawn hours of December 27 was anything but routine. A freak, unseasonal storm, it brought hurricane-strength winds, waves six stories high, and the worst sailing disaster in recent history. Seven boats were abandoned at sea and five sank. Fifty-seven sailors were rescu... View more info

Akcjum 31 p.n.e. in white dj.

By: MURAWSKI, Andrzej

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wydawnictwo Ministerstwa Obrony Narodowej, Warszawa, 1986, ISBN:8311072981:

Seller ID: 61402

MURAWSKI, Andrzej. Akcjum 31 p.n.e . Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Ministerstwa Obrony Narodowej, 1986. Pp. 134, + 24 p. of plates. Small 8vo, green card covers in white jacket. A history of one of the most famous naval battles in classical history, the Battle of Actium in 31 B.C., between the forces of Octavian in Rome and Cleopatra and Mark Antony in Alexandria. Text in Polish. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Statens Sjohistoriska Museum


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Statens Sjöhistoriska Museum, 1952,:

Seller ID: 28790

(NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM-SWEDEN). Statens Sjöhistoriska Museum: National Maritime Museum. (Stockholm: National Maritime Museum, 1952). Pp 47. 8vo, ill. card covers. Catalogue No. 9. A guide to the exhibits in the lower floorRoyal Navy and upper floor Mercantile Marine galleries. Slightly rubbed, e lse vg. 15.00 View more info

Denmark 1931

By: Nautical - Denmark)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Royal Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and the Danish Statistical Department, 1931,:

Seller ID: 58828

(Nautical - Denmark). Denmark 1931. Copenhagen: Royal Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and the Danish Statistical Department, 1931. Pp. 351. Illustrated. Small 8vo, red cloth, white title and crest to front, white titles to spine. Of nautical interest: The Fisheries (pp. 81-89): The Fishing Industry of the Faroe Islands; The Greenland Fisheries. Shipping (pp. 125-131): The Mercantile Merchant; Shipping Between Danish Ports; Shipping Between Danish and Foreign Ports; Danish Ships in Foreign Trade; Gross Earnings from Foreign Shipping Freights. Also Knud Rasmussen's "Greenland and its Exp... View more info

Emma, Lady Hamilton. book club in dj.

By: NELSON, Horatio) FRASER, Flora FRASER, Flora HAMILTON, Lady)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Knopf, 1987,:

Seller ID: 35208

(NELSON, Horatio). FRASER, Flora. Emma, Lady Hamilton. NY: Knopf, 1987. Book Club Edition. Pp 356, 24 pp plates. 8vo, tan spine with cream boards. A lively popular biography of this truly remarkable woman, most remembered forher passionate relation to Lord Nelson. Slight edgewear, else vg in rubbed dj. 20.00 View more info

New Chronicles of the Life of Lord Nelson

By: NELSON, Horatio). BRITTON, C. J. BRITTON, C. J. CALLENDER, Geoffrey, Sir (foreword)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cornish Brothers, Birmingham, 1946,:

Seller ID: 52446

(NELSON, Horatio). BRITTON, C. J. New Chronicles of the Life of Lord Nelson; with a foreword by Professor Sir Geoffrey Callender. Birmingham: Cornish Brothers, [1946]. Pp. 125 + 6 leaves of plates, 2 folding genealogical tab les, and 1 folding plan. Port. frontis. 8vo, blue cloth with red lettering to spine. Cowie 178. Nelson's life, with greater emphasis placed on his personal life instead of his military escapades. Includes a list of his maladies from childhood through to his later years, a list of the places he had visited on duty and for pleasure, etc. Slightly rubbed, ex-libris sticker an... View more info

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Nelson The Commander. Book Club Edition in dustjacket

By: NELSON, Horatio). BENNETT, Geoffrey BENNETT, Geoffrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scribner, 1972,: 1972

Seller ID: 40172

(NELSON, Horatio). BENNETT, Geoffrey. Nelson The Commander. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, (1972). Book Club Edition. Pp (10),[1]-322,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With map end-papers. Captain Geoffrey Martin Bennett DSC, FRHS (b June 7, 1909, London – d September 5, 1983, Ludlow, Shropshire) was a British Royal Navy officer and author. Cowie 194. "Nelson the man - daring in battle and winner of victories, the romantic figure who epiipitomized British dash and courage. At his state funeral, beloved and mourned by his... View more info

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Story of H.M.S. "Victory"

By: NELSON, Horatio). CALLENDER, Geoffrey CALLENDER, Geoffrey

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson, 1918,:

Seller ID: 35474

(NELSON, Horatio). CALLENDER, Geoffrey. The Story of H.M.S. "Victory". L: Thomas Nelson, [ca. 1918]. Pp 331, frontis., 12 leaves plates. 8vo, blue cloth, pict. panel on front. Cowie 408. A delightful Edwardian biography of the great ship that seeks to tell her story both pre- and post-Nelson. Bookplate, rubbed with slight edgewear, edges dusty, else vg. 75.00 View more info

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Nelson. 1st UK no dj


Price: $125.00

Publisher: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1929,:

Seller ID: 21821

(NELSON, Horatio). FORESTER, C.S. Nelson. L.: John Lane The Bodley Head, (1929). First Printing. Pp 265 + frontis. 8vo, blue cloth. Cowie 169. Spine sunned, light wear, name, else vg. 125.00 View more info

Emma, Lady Hamilton. 1st US in dj

By: NELSON, Horatio). HARDWICK, Mollie HAMILTON, Emma HARDWICK, Mollie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart, 1970,:

Seller ID: 18764

(NELSON, Horatio). HARDWICK, Mollie. Emma, Lady Hamilton. N.Y.: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1970). First US Printing. Pp 312. Illustrated. 8vo, reddish-brown cloth. Cowie 330. Vg in dj. 25.00 View more info