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Nelson and His Captains. rev UK in dj

By: NELSON, Horatio). KENNEDY, Ludovic KENNEDY, Ludovic

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Collins, 1975,:

Seller ID: 20966

(NELSON, Horatio). KENNEDY, Ludovic. Nelson and His Captains. L.: Collins, 1975. New Revised Edition. Pp 353. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth. Cowie 290. Vg in price-clipped dj. 40.00 View more info

Nelson and His Captains. rev UK in dj

By: NELSON, Horatio). KENNEDY, Ludovic KENNEDY, Ludovic

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Collins, 1975,:

Seller ID: 58465

(NELSON, Horatio). KENNEDY, Ludovic. Nelson and His Captains. L.: Collins, 1975. New Revised Edition. Pp 353. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth. Cowie 290. Gift inscription, else vg in price-clipped dj. 35.00 View more info

Trafalgar. 1st in dj.

By: NELSON, Horatio). MAINE, Rene MAINE, Rene

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson, 1957,:

Seller ID: 28082

(NELSON, Horatio). MAINE, René. Trafalgar: Napoleon's Naval Waterloo. L: Thames and Hudson, (1957). Pp 261. 8vo, maroon cloth. Cowie 1167. An analysisof Nelson's apotheosis centering on its implications for France, particula rly with regards to Napoleon's plans to invade Britain. Cloth heavily dampstained, eps discoloured, adhesive stain to title page, else vg in chipped dj. 65.00 View more info

Story of Nelson. 1st UK no dj

By: NELSON, Horatio). PEACH, L. Du Garde Ladybird History Series PEACH, L. Du Garde KENNY, John

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Wills & Hepworth, 1957,:

Seller ID: 23314

(NELSON, Horatio). PEACH, L. Du Garde. The Story of Nelson. Illustrated by John Kenney. Loughborough : Wills & Hepworth Ltd., 1957. First Printing. Pp50. Sm 8vo, illustrated paper covered boards. A Ladybird Easy-Reading Book for children up to the age of 12. Series 561 (History). Vg. 6.00 View more info

Tales of the British Aristocracy. 1st in dj

By: NELSON, Horatio). PINE, L.G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Burke, 1956,:

Seller ID: 28130

(NELSON, Horatio). PINE, L.G. Tales of the British Aristocracy. L.: Burke, (1956). Pp 226 + 8 p of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Not in Cowie. Chapter 3 : "Nelson: The House of Nelson" (pp.47-61). Vg in lightly chipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Nelson and the Hamiltons. US in dj

By: NELSON, Horatio). RUSSELL, Jack RUSSELL, Jack

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 1969,:

Seller ID: 17310

(NELSON, Horatio). RUSSELL, Jack. Nelson and the Hamiltons. N.Y.: Simon andSchuster, (1969). Pp 448. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Cowie 316. Vg in c hipped dj. 22.00 View more info

Life of Horatio Lord Nelson. no dj

By: NELSON, Horatio). SOUTHEY, Robert Everyman's Library

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dent, 1906,:

Seller ID: 29034

(NELSON, Horatio). SOUTHEY, Robert. The Life of Horatio Lord Nelson. L.: J.M. Dent & Sons, (May 1906). Second Printing. Pp 271. Sm 8vo, grey cloth. Inthe Everyman's Library series. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Nelson Companion. in dj

By: NELSON, Horatio). WHITE, Colin (ed.) WHITE, Colin (ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bramley Books, 1997, ISBN:1858337658:

Seller ID: 47396

NELSON, Horatio). WHITE, Colin (ed.). The Nelson Companion. N. pl.: BramleyBooks, 1997. Pp. 228 with 102 illustrations and 13 colour plates. Large 8v o, ill. card covered boards. A comprehensive overview of Vice-Admiral Horatio, Lord Nelson with essays by many of the leading scholars on the subject.Chapters : I. "The Immortal Memory" by Colin White; II. "The Nelson Portra its" by Richard Walker; III. "The Nelson Relics" by John Munday; IV. "Nelson Commemorated" by John May; V. "In Nelson's Footprints" by Tom Pocock; VI."If You Seek His Monument" ... View more info

Last Grain Race. 8vo, stapled ill. card covers.

By: NEWBY, Eric. Omnibook : Best-Seller Magazine December 1956

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Omnibook Magazine,, 1956,:

Seller ID: 60629

NEWBY, Eric. The Last Grain Race. An article in Omnibook Magazine, December1956, pp 92-133. 8vo, double column. "Book abridgements and selections pre sented by special permission of original publishers." -from the text. This is an abridgement of Eric Newby's classic account of the last grain race around Cape Horn aboard the four-masted barque Moshulu. Other abridgements: The Loving Couple by Virginia Rowans ["The best and funniest thing I've readin years" - P.G. Wodehouse]; All About Christmas by Maymie R. Krythe; Song of America by George Mardikian. Covers rubbed, some stainin... View more info

Islander, Volume 1, Number 1, October 1946

By: Newfoundland] Islander, 1:1) HORWOOD, Walter) JACKSON, Rupert)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Rupert Jackson, Robinson & Co., Ltd., St. John's, NF, 1946,:

Seller ID: 61578

[Newfoundland]. The Islander, Volume 1, Number 1, October 1946 . (St. John's, NF: Rupert Jackson/Robinson & Co., Ltd., 1946). Pp. 36. 8vo, illustratedyellow card covers. The first issue of the Newfoundland journal. Of nautic al interest: Rupert Jackson's "Radar for Bankers", pp. 12-13, 23, which concerns radar for navigation in the foggy Grand Banks. Also includes: "Work and Faith", Walter Horwood's "The 7th Round", R. H. Shepherd's "The Schools'Responsibility to Our Future", Victor Childs' "Blessed are the Meek", and "Meet Newfoundland", featuri... View more info

Newport News During the Second World War : The Story of One of the Strategic Centers of War Activity in the United States. First Edition in dustjacket

By: Newport News, Virginia) TAYLOR, R. Cowles, Mayor.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: History Commission World War II, 1948,: 1948

Seller ID: 32342

(Newport News, Virginia). Newport News During the Second World War : The Story of One of the Strategic Centers of War Activity in the United States. Authorized by City Council, R. Cowles Taylor, Mayor, [et al.]. (Newport News : History Commission World War II, 1948). First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xvi,(2),3-174,(2) + folding chart (Showing Construction Schedule on Navy Ships Built at the Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company, 1933-1945) + folding map (Map Showing Locations Housing Projects on Lower Peninsula of Virginia). Illustrated with b&w photos. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering... View more info

Three Ships Came Sailing

By: NOBLE, Arthur H. NOBLE, Margaret

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1956,:

Seller ID: 61765

NOBLE, Arthur H. Three Ships Came Sailing ; illustrated by Margaret Noble. L.: Hutchinson, (1956). Pp. 224, frontis., + 5 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Ex-library (pouch, endpaper stamps), spine yellow-spotted, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Northern Europe's Seas: Northen Europe's Environment. pb.

By: Nordic Council)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Norstedts Tryckeri AB, 1989,:

Seller ID: 35306

(Nordic Council). Northern Europe's Seas: Northen Europe's Environment. Report to the Nordic Council's International Conference on the Pollution of the Seas 16-18 October 1989. (Stockholm: Norstedts Tryckeri AB, 1989). Pp 247. 8vo, ill. card covers. Contents include: "The sea- its basic properties and role"; "How man affects and pollutes the sea"; "Four problems in the marine environment"; "How healthy are our coastal seas?"; "Policy and technology enable discharges to be reduced"; "20 years of marine conventions and political initiatives- do they pr... View more info

Souvenir of Your Visit to Nova Scotia. ill. card covers

By: Nova Scotia Guide)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1970,:

Seller ID: 61422

(Nova Scotia Guide). Souvenir of Your Visit to Nova Scotia. Halifax, NS: Distributed by The Book Room Ltd., [circa 1970]. Pp 24. Illustrated with numerous colour photos to text. 8vo, stapled illustrated card covers. "A Quality Souvenir of Your Visit: Nova Scotia in Natural Color." -from the cover. Beautifully illustrated informative booklet of places to go and see while visiting Nova Scotia. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Nova Scotia Historical Review, Vol. 5, No. 2, December 1985

By: Nova Scotia Historical Review

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1985

Seller ID: 116600

Nova Scotia Historical Review. Nova Scotia Historical Review, Volume 5, No. 2, June 1985. (Halifax, Nova Scotia : Public Archives of Nova Scotia). 8vo (152 x 228 mm), illustrated light brown cardcovers, with black lettering to spine. Of nautical interest: "DesBarres the Founder" by Robert J. Morgan (pp.5-14). Stephen B. MacPhee's "DesBarres and His Contemporaries as Mapmakers" (pp.15-27, with 3 illustrations). Also includes : "DesBarres the Town Planner" by Douglas B. Foster (pp.29-39, with 4 illustrations). Lois K. K... View more info

Effective Use of the Sea

By: Oceanography) HORNIG, Donald F. YORK, Herbert F., Jr. BENNETT, Ivan L., Jr.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: G.P.O., 1966,:

Seller ID: 28794

(Oceanography). Effective Use of the Sea: Report of the Panel on Oceanography of the President's Science Advisory Committee. Washington, D.C.: U.S.G.P.O., 1966. Pp 144. 8vo, printed white card covers. An official review of oceanographic research and marine activity. "Much of our natural bounty consists of water. A source of fish and transport to the ancients, as they are today, the oceans of the world hold great promise to provide future generations with minerals, food, energy, and fresh water. We must turn our attention to finding more appropriate ways and better means of transforming thi... View more info

Polskie Dominium Maris Baltici.

By: ODYNIEC, Waclaw

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Warszawa, 1982, ISBN:8301034637:

Seller ID: 61620

ODYNIEC, Waclaw. Polskie Dominium Maris Baltici : Zagadnienia geograficzne,ekonomiczne i spoleczne X-XVIII wieku. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Nau kowe, 1982. Pp. 347 + 20 p. of plates. 8vo, white card covers in illustrated white jacket. A social, geographical, and economic history of the Baltic Sea from the tenth century through the end of the eighteenth century. Text in Polish. Vg in tape-strenghtened dj. Errata slip tipped in at front. 35.00 View more info

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Butterflies : East of the Great Plains. in dj

By: OPLER, Paul A. and George O. Krizek. KRIZEK, George O.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1984, ISBN:0801829380:

Seller ID: 61731

OPLER, Paul A.. and George O. Krizek. Butterflies : East of the Great Plains. An Illustrated Natural History. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, (1984). Pp 294 + [54] pp of colour plates. Illustrated with numerousdiagrams, photos, graphs, maps and tables to text. 4to white cloth. Butter flies East of the Great Plains provides detailed descriptions of more than 250 species of butterfly. Enhancing these are 324 remarkable full-color photographs - extraordinary illustrations, not of chilled specimens, but of butterflies alive and in their natural habitats. [...] the book contains some... View more info

Electronic Navigation

By: ORMAN, Leonard M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Weems System of Navigation, 1950,:

Seller ID: 27439

ORMAN, Leonard M. Electronic Navigation. North Hollywood, Calif.: Pan American Navigation Service; and, Annapolis, Md.: Weems System of Navigation, 1950. Pp 222. Illustrated. 8vo, maroon cloth. Focusing primarily on radar, its installation, maintenance, and operation, the book also examines such incipient technologies as Loran, Decca, Tricon, Navar, Shoran, etc. A useful primer to the pre-GPS world. Edges slightly worn, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Bonheur sous la mer. in dj

By: PACCALET, Yves DE WILDE, Sophie) DE WILDE, Sophie

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Éditions du Chêne, 2002, ISBN:2842773799:

Seller ID: 61458

(DE WILDE, Sophie). PACCALET, Yves. Bonheur sous la mer. N. pl.: Éditions du Chêne, (2002). Pp. 175. Fully illustrated with full page colour photographs by Sophie de Wilde. Text in French. Folio, navy cloth, silver titles to spine. Spectacular underwater photography with close-up images of deep-sea and tropical fish. Vg. 60.00 View more info