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Newfoundland Trusts in the Sea.

By: JENNINGS, Gary. National Geographic 145:1 ABELL, Sam. (Photographs by) MACPHEE, John.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: National Geographic , 1974,:

Seller ID: 55615

JENNINGS, Gary. "Newfoundland Trusts in the Sea". Photographs by Sam Abell.An article that appears in the National Geographic Magazine, Volume 145, N o. 1 January 1974. Pp 112-141. Illustrated. Also includes: John McPhee's "The People of New Jersey's Pine Barrens". Photographs by William R. Curtsinger. Pp 52-77. Illustrated. Ink stamp to cover, rubbed, ow very good. For the issue. 8.00 View more info

Underwater Dive. ill. card covers.

By: JENSEN, Antony, Dr. and Dr. Stephen Bolt. BOLT, Stephen, Dr. BUTTERFIELD, Moira. (ed.) JOHNSON, Paul.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Collins, 1989, ISBN:0001961357:

Seller ID: 56789

JENSEN, Antony, Dr., and Dr. Stephen Bolt. Underwater Dive. Illustrated by Paul Johnson; edited by Moria Butterfield. L.: Collins, 1989. Profusely illustrated with colour drawings to text. 8vo, Illustrated card covers. World Explorer series. Facts on marine life, equipment, dangers, and survival areall supported by brightly coloured illustrations that are sure to attract the interest of younger readers. Covers rubbed, ow vg. 5.00 View more info

All Hands Aloft! 1st UK in dj


Price: $50.00

Publisher: Jarrolds, London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 20322

JONES, W.H.S. All Hands Aloft! (L.) : Jarrolds, (1969). First Printing. Pp 255. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. "In All Hands Aloft! Captain Jones tellsthe story of a later voyage under sail - a voyage which took him twice rou nd the Horn before it ended in disaster." - from the dj. Light foxing to edges, else vg in lightly edgeworn dj. 50.00 View more info

La Austrialia del Espiritu Santo, 2 Vols.

By: KELLY, Celsus.,(ed.) Hakluyt Society 2nd Series: Nos.126/127 DE MUNILLA, Fray Martin DE QUUIROS, Pedro Fernandez

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hakluyt Society, 1966,:

Seller ID: 19313

KELLY, Celsus., (ed.). La Austrialia del Espiritu Santo. In Two Volumes. L.: Published for the Hakluyt Society at the Cambridge University Press, 1966. Pp 271, frontis. with 8 plates, 4 maps (1 fldg.), and 4 tables ( 2 fldg.); 273-446, with 4 plates. 8vo, blue cloth, with gilt to front and spine. The Hakluyt Society, Second Series: Nos.126,127. With Index. dj. 75.00 View more info

Bluenose Pirate. UK in dj

By: KNIGHT, Frank JOBSON, Patrick

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1956,:

Seller ID: 21259

KNIGHT, Captain Frank. The Bluenose Pirate: A Story for Boys and Girls. Illustrated by Patrick Jobson. L.: Macmillan, 1956. Pp (6),1-[258]. 8vo, blue cloth. "The Bluenose Pirate is a thrilling yarn of ships in the days of sail, when in addition to the many natural hazards of travelling the seven seas there was still the ever-present risk of an encounter with a vessel flying under the Skull and Cross-bones!" - from the dj. Although some parts of the story set in Halifax and Liverpool, Nova Scotia, this story has nothing to do with the schooner Bluenose. Spotting/fading to spine, else vg... View more info

Canada's War at Sea. 1st Cdn 2 vols in . ex-library, blue cloth

By: LEACOCK, Stephen and Leslie ROBERTS ROBERTS, Leslie

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Alvah M. Beatty Publications, 1944,:

Seller ID: 28117

LEACOCK, Stephen and Leslie ROBERTS. Canada's War at Sea. Two volumes boundas one . Volume I. Canada and the Sea by Stephen Leacock. Volume II. Canad a and the War at Sea by Leslie Roberts. Montreal: Alvah M. Beatty Publications (1943) Limited, 1944. First Edition. Vol. I - pp. 63 + [3] pp index; Vol. II - pp 155, followed by [98] pp. of ads. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, navy cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Law 1494, Spadoni B31. Worn, fraying to top and bottom edges, binding loose, spine faded, ex-library, with label to lower spine, all accompanying inkstamps to title page, endp... View more info

Letters of F.W. Ludwig Leichhardt. 3 vols in djs

By: LEICHHARDT, F.W. Ludwig Hakluyt Society 2nd Series: Nos.133/134/135 AUROUSSEAU, M.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Hakluyt Society, 1968,:

Seller ID: 19315

LEICHHARDT, F.W. Ludwig. The Letters of F.W. Ludwig Leichhardt Collected and Newly Translated by m. Aurousseau. In Three Volumes. L.: Published for the Hakluyt Society at the Cambridge University Press, 1968. Pp 423, port frontis. and 4 maps; 427-819, 4 maps (1 fldg.); 821-1174, 2 maps. 8vo, blue cloth, with gilt to front and spine. The Hakluyt Society, Second Series: Nos.133,134,135. With Appendices, Bibliography and Index. Vg in price-clipped djs (tears to spine ends). the set for 100.00 View more info

Icebound in Antarctica. 1st US in dj.

By: LEWIS, David & Mimi GEORGE GEORGE, Mimi.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norton, 1988, ISBN:0-393-02487-3:

Seller ID: 55482

LEWIS, David & Mimi GEORGE. Icebound in Antarctica. NY: W.W. Norton, (1988). Pp 242, [16] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth spine with dark blue paper covered boards. Dr. David Lewis, explorer and researcher, sailed to Antarctica inwinter with five other people to become intentionally icebound. The object of their trip was to do scientific research on various aspects of this fra gile environment. Yet another factor for observation presented it's self: human behavior responding to the pressures of isolation in a harsh and dangerous climate. Cocked, ow vg in rubbed dj. 25.00 View more info

Port of Liverpool

By: Liverpool]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Modern Transport, London, 1928,:

Seller ID: 56757

[Liverpool]. The Port of Liverpool : Transport on Mersey-side : A reprint of special articles, appearing in the enlarged issue of Modern Transport dated May 12, and published in connection with the Seventh Annual Congress of the Institute of Transport, May 17-19, 1928. L.: Modern Transport, 1928. Pp. 44. Illustrated. Quadruple column. Oblong 8vo, printed stapled olive cardcovers. Reprinted from Modern Transport, May 12, 1928. Includes maps and b lack and white panoramic photographs of the Liverpool waterfront. Rubbed, two small damp spots to front cover, minor creasing, two small chips to rear... View more info


By: LONDON, Jack. MARTIN, Fletcher. GILLIGAN, Edmund (Introduction by).

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Easton press, 1979,:

Seller ID: 56755

LONDON, Jack. The Sea-Wolf. Illustrations by Fletcher Martin. Introduction by Edmund Gilligan. Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, (1979). Collector's Edition. Pp 354, including colour frontis., drawings to text + [14] leaves of colour plates. Large 8vo, gilt decorative red leather, raised bans on spine, aeg, silk ribbon marker, silk endpapers, bookplate laid in. The classic tale of Captain Wolf Larsen and the Ghost, the fastest schooner in the sealing fleet. Very good. 60.00 View more info

Policy and Operations in the Mediterranean, 1912-1914

By: LUMBY, E.W.R.,(ed.) Navy Records Society Vol.115

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Navy Records Society, 1970,:

Seller ID: 19221

LUMBY, E.W.R. Policy and Operations in the Mediterranean, 1912-1914. L.: Navy Records Society, 1970. Pp 481, port frontis.+ 3 fldg charts. 8vo, blue cloth, with gilt to front and spine. Publications of the Navy Records Society Vol. 115. With indices. Vg. 45.00 View more info

Rivers of Canada. in dj


Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1974,:

Seller ID: 20818

MacLENNAN, Hugh. Rivers of Canada. With the camera of John de Visser. Tor.:Macmillan of Canada, (1974). Pp (6),7-270,(2). Illustrated. 4to, blue clot h. The Saint John River (pp.93-101); The Miramichi (pp.102-108); Streams ofNova Scotia (pp.110-116). Name, else fine in dj. 35.00 View more info

Danube. 2nd print, ill. card covers.

By: MAGRIS, Claudio CREAGH, Patrick, trans.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux,, 1990, ISBN:0374522456:

Seller ID: 56899

MAGRIS, Claudio. Danube : [ cover adds... A Journey Through the Landscape, History, and Culture of Central Europe]. Translated from the Italian by Patrick Creagh. NY: Farrar Straus Giroux, (1990). Second Printing. Pp 416. Illustrated with [2] pp map to text. 8vo, ill. card covers. An inexpensive edition of this acclaimed poetic and riverine travelogue through middle Europe. Rubbed, previous owner's label to ffep, sticker remainder to rear cover, remainder mark to lower edge, else vg. 14.00 View more info

Blue Whale.

By: MALLOY, Christine Corning. LEIGHTON, Aaron.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books, 2003, ISBN:0-8119-3489-1:

Seller ID: 55735

MALLOY, Christine Corning. The Blue Whale. Illustrations by Aaron Leighton.San Francisco: Chronicle Books, in association with the American Museum of Natural History; 2003. First Edition. Pp [6] accordion panels, and [8] pp of text. 8vo, illustrated card covered boards in case. Beautifully illustrated, creatively bound, full of fascinating facts, this book would make a wonderful gift for any child interested in the Blue Whale. It would also makeand excellent learning tool for parents who are unaware of the close proxi mity of this magnificent creature to extinction. Very good in case. 10.00 View more info

From the Great Lakes to the Wide West

By: McEVOY, Bernard

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Briggs, 1902,:

Seller ID: 57679

McEVOY, Bernard. From the Great Lakes to the Wide West: Impressions of a Tour between Toronto and the Pacific. Toronto: William Briggs, 1902. Pp 288. Illustrated. 8vo, illus. blue cloth. Originally published serially in the Toronto Mail and Empire, this cross-Canada travel account is especially notable for its description of the naval facilities at Esquimault. Vg. 120.00 View more info

Royal Alfred Story. ill. cloth covered boards.

By: McMILLAN, A. Stewart. LAFFERTY, Joan F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Royal Alfred Merchant Seaman's Society, 1965,:

Seller ID: 56911

McMILLAN, A. Stewart. The Royal Alfred Story. Edited by Joan F. Lafferty. (L.: Royal Alfred Merchant Seaman's Society, 1965). Pp 140. Illustrated withphotos to text. 8vo, illustrated cloth covered boards, . "The Royal Alfred Story is the history of the Society from 1865 - 1965." This organization g rew out of a need to protect seafarers from inhuman and unsafe conditions on board British merchant vessels in the nineteenth century. Over the years it's mandate expanded to include provision for social services for aged or disabled sailors and/or their families if found to be in need. Soli... View more info

Spring Tides. 1st US in dj

By: MORISON, Samuel Eliot BRYANT, Samuel Hanks

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1965,:

Seller ID: 57823

MORISON, Samuel Eliot. Spring Tides. Drawings by Samuel Hanks Bryant. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1965). First Printing. Pp 80. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 0222, Morris & Howland p.96. A personal, reflective book from Admiral Morison, alternating accounts of cruises along the coast of Maine and among the Greek Isles with ruminations on maritime myth and folklore. Namestamp, else vg in rubbed, edgeworn dj. 30.00 View more info

History of the Merchant Navy. 1st UK no dj

By: MOYSE-BARTLETT, H. CABOT, John and Sebastian GILBERT, Humphrey

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Harrap, 1937,:

Seller ID: 18704

MOYSE-BARTLETT, H. A History of the Merchant Navy. L.: George G. Harrap & Co., (1937). First Printing. Pp (4),5-[303],(1),frontis + 30 plates. 8vo, navy cloth. With bibliography and index. References to Newfoundland, Labrador, the Cabots and Humphrey Gilbert. Some wear to spine ends and corners, name, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Log of Mystic Seaport, Vol. 29, No. 2, July 1977

By: Nautical) LABAREE, Benjamin) GARDNER, John) FRANK, Stuart M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1977,:

Seller ID: 57674

(Nautical). The Log of Mystic Seaport, Vol. 29, No. 2, July 1977. (Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Museum), 1977. Pp. 34-64. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, grey ill. card covers. Includes: Benjamin W. Labaree's "The Seaport as EntrepĂ´t"; John Gardner's "Boats and Ships in One New England Seaport"; Stuart M. Frank's "The Seamen's Friend". Price inked to front, else vg. 8.00 View more info

Log of Mystic Seaport, Vol. 34, No. 1 Spring 1982

By: Nautical) YORK, Wick)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1982,:

Seller ID: 57673

(Nautical). The Log of Mystic Seaport, Vol. 34, No. 1 Spring 1982. (Mystic,CT: Mystic Seaport Museum), 1982. Pp. 32. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, blue ill. card covers. Includes: Wick York's "The Architecture of the U.S. Life-Saving Stations"; "Wreck of the Jason"; "Historic Ships Afloat: The C . A. Taylor". Price inked to front, spine and top edges sunned, else vg. 8.00 View more info