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Resolutions and Other Decisions : Assembly : First Extraordinary Session, 10 January 1963 : Third Session, 16 October - 25 October 1963

By: IMCO) Publications of the Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization) Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization, London, 1963,:

Seller ID: 66060

(IMCO). Resolutions and Other Decisions : Assembly : First Extraordinary Session, 10 January 1963 : Third Session, 16 October - 25 October 1963 . L.: Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization, 1963. Pp. (i)-iv,1-27,[1]. Double column. 4to, printed stapled blue card covers with red lettering to front. Publications of the Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization. Vg. 15.00 View more info

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Commission in Chinese Waters: Life on the Lower Deck. no dj.

By: JACKSON, Peter t

Price: $95.00

Publisher: G. Bell & Sons, 1938,:

Seller ID: 32232

JACKSON, Peter T. Commission in Chinese Waters: Life on the Lower Deck. L: G. Bell & Sons, 1938. Pp 294. Frontis. 15 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. A ratings-eye-view of life in the twentieth-century Royal Navy, as viewed in the course of a long cruise from Britain to China. Very slightly rubbed, edges specked, else vg. Scarce. 95.00 View more info

Commission in Chinese Waters

By: JACKSON, Peter T.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: G. Bell and Sons, London, 1938,:

Seller ID: 65538

JACKSON, Peter T. Commission in Chinese Waters . Life on the Lower Deck. L.: G. Bell and Sons, Ltd., 1938. Pp. (i)-xi,[1],1-294,[6], frontis., + 15 p.of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with black lettering to spine. The author's acc ount of his time spent in the Royal Navy as a low-ranking member on board acruiser, a perspective of which there is far less written about; showing t he lives of the "everyman" seaman that is often neglected in writings by captains and admirals. Contents: 1. Trooping, 2. We Are Off, 3. Eastward Ho!,4. East of Suez, 5. We Commission, 6. Pirates Again, 7. Stanley and... View more info

Captain's Walk: Poems

By: JENKINS, Oliver

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Caxton Printers, 1940,:

Seller ID: 65343

JENKINS, Oliver. Captain's Walk: Poems. Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, 1940. Pp 46. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine; blue reflectivelettering and decoration to upper board. A small collection of nautical po etry featuring various themes. Edgeworn, spine faded, inner hinge cracking,ow vg. 20.00 View more info

Boater's Log Book and Journal

By: Journal - Cruising Log]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Waterlane Editions, Vancouver, 1999, ISBN:1551108933:

Seller ID: 65722

[Journal - Cruising Log]. The Boater's Log Book and Journal. Vancouver: Waterlane Editions, (1999). Pp. (1)-142,[2]. 4to, spiral bound in illustrated brown card covered boards. A blank cruising log for the aspiring sailor, with many pages for the details of each journey, as well as a preparatory checklist and radio log section. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Ship Construction Sketches and Notes. 3rd ed. 2nd pr

By: KEMP, J.F. and Peter YOUNG Kemp & Young Series YOUNG, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stanford Maritime, London, 1972, ISBN:0853090416:

Seller ID: 65679

KEMP, J.F. and Peter YOUNG. Ship Construction Sketches and Notes. L.: Stanford Maritime, (1972). Third Edition, Second Printing. Pp 135. Illustrated. 8vo, pale blue card covers. In the Kemp & Young Series. Spine and edges browned, else vg. 15.00 View more info

N by E 1930 Literary Guild ed. no dj

By: KENT, Rockwell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Literary Guild, 1930,:

Seller ID: 7913

KENT, Rockwell. N by E. N.Y.: Literary Guild, 1930. Pp (10),ix-xi,(3),3-281,(9). 8vo, tan cloth, green compass design to front board. Toy 0543, Morris& Howland p 78. O'Dea 1983. Beautifully illustrated. Spine faded, name, el se vg. 30.00 View more info

Half-Time: The autobiography of Captain Anthony Kimmins. 3rd UK pr in dj.

By: KIMMINS, Anthony

Price: $58.00

Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1948,:

Seller ID: 28940

KIMMINS, Anthony. Half-Time: The autobiography of Captain Anthony Kimmins, including his famous broadcasts. L: William Heinemann, (1948). Third Printing. Pp 290. Illustrated. 8vo, maroon cloth. Law 0707. Autobiography of the RN officer who was renown as the wartime commentator on naval affairs for the BBC. Covers water damaged, paper yellowed, else vg in rubbed dj. 58.00 View more info

Three Midshipmen


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Collins' Clear-Type Press, 0,:

Seller ID: 69029

KINGSTON, W. H. G. The Three Midshipmen. L: Collins' Clear-Type Press, n.d.[ca. 1914?]. Pp. 336.With six coloured plates, including frontis. 8vo, gre en clothblack and tan illustration to front and spine, gilt title block to spine with green lettering. The story of three boys, one English, one Scottish and one Irish, who meet at boarding school, who go on to join the RoyalNavy, meeting up from time to time on the high seas, usually under dramati c circumstances. Spine ends and corners with small chips, rear cloth slightly worn, name inked to ffep, else vg. 15.00 View more info

How to Think about Arms Control, Disarmament, and Defense. pbk.

By: LAMB, Christopher J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1988, ISBN:0134354621:

Seller ID: 68994

LAMB, Christopher J. How to Think about Arms Control, Disarmament, and Defense . Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, (1988). Pp. [i]-xvii,(3),1-300. 8vo, printed blue card covers. A volume of essays on American military disarmament, with some naval and submarine references. Vg. 25.00 View more info

Redcoat Sailor. Reprint

By: LAMBERT, R. S. Great Stories of Canada DINGLE, Adrian DOUGLAS, Howard, Sir)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1967,:

Seller ID: 65965

LAMBERT. R. S. Redcoat Sailor : The Adventures of Sir Howard Douglas. Illustrations by Adrian Dingle. T.: Macmillan, (1967). Reprint. Pp 160. Illustrated with maps to endpapers, and drawings to text. 8vo, illustrated card covers. O'Dea 3179. Great Stories of Canada series. Covers rubbed, well used, ow vg. 10.00 View more info

Liverpool : Gateway of Empire

By: LANE, Tony

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lawrence and Wishart, London, 1987, ISBN:0853156875:

Seller ID: 65946

LANE, Tony. Liverpool : Gateway of Empire . L.: Lawrence and Wishart, (1987). Pp. (1)-168. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers. Includes sections on the shipowners and seamen of Liverpool. Some cover creasing, else vg. 25.00 View more info

HMS Marathon. 1st US in dj.


Price: $30.00

Publisher: Presidio, 1989, ISBN:0891413901:

Seller ID: 66484

LANGSFORD, A. E. HMS Marathon. (Novato, CA): Presidio, (1989). First US Printing. Pp 240. 8vo, blue cloth. A novel set on a British escort carrier commanded by Captain Robert Thurston, assigned to protect the merchant ships of Operation Stonehenge, a convoy heading out with supplies to reinforce besieged Malta. By the author of HMS Crusader. Vg in rubbed dj. 30.00 View more info

Buccaneers. ill. card covers. Proof


Price: $10.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press, 2000,:

Seller ID: 65181

LAWRENCE, Iain. The Buccaneers. (NY): Delacorte Press, (2000). Advance Reading Copy. Pp 227. 8vo, illustrated card covers. This is the third book in Iain Lawrence's High Seas Trilogy for the young adult reader. The other books were The Wreckers and The Smugglers. Award winning author Iain Lawrence takes pen in hand and creates a novel of high-seas adventure with Buccaneersin the Caribbean. This is an uncorrected galley proof. Very good. 10.00 View more info

Causes of Catastrophe : Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Tidal Waves, and Hurricanes

By: LEET, Don

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Whittlesey House, New York, 1948,:

Seller ID: 65301

LEET, Don. Causes of Catastrophe : Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Tidal Waves, andHurricanes. NY: Whittlesey House, (1948). Pp 232 + [16] pp of plates. Illu strated with maps, scientific diagrams, and graphs. 8vo, brown cloth gilt lettering to spine, and gilt dec. to front cover. "Causes of Catastrophe presents up-to-date scientific thought on the causes of earthquakes, volcanoes, hurricanes, typhoons, and tidal waves, and in the process explodes some of mythology's theories - the giant in the mountain, the girdle of serpents - which still persist in many places. Ten photographs and 70 line drawi... View more info

Marine Environment. ex-library, green cloth

By: LENIHAN, John and Willian W. FLETCHER, (eds.) FLETCHER, William W. Environment and Man, Volume 5. TETT, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Academic Press,, 1977, ISBN:012443505X:

Seller ID: 66044

LENIHAN, John and William W. FLETCHER, General Editors. The Marine Environment. NY: Academic Press, 1977. Pp 170. Illustrated with scientific diagrams, graphs and tables to text. 8vo, green cloth, silver lettering to spine and front board. Environment and Man, Volume 5. Chapters : 1. Marine Production by Paul Tett; 2. Biological Consequences of Oil Spills, by A. Nelson-Smith; 3. Inorganic Wastes, by E. J. Perkins; 4. Power from the Tides and Waves, by D. I. H. Barr; 5. Desalination, by R. S. Silver and W. S. McCartney. Index. Top board lightly splayed, ex-library with all accompanying labels, ... View more info

Seaway. in dj.

By: LESSTRANG, Jacques

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Salisbury Press, 1976,:

Seller ID: 29032

LESSTRANG, Jacques. Seaway: The Untold Story of North America's Fourth Seacoast. Seattle, Wash.: Salisbury Press Book, (1976). Pp 214. 4to, pebbled blue cloth. An illustrated volume of Seaway boosterism that examines the politics of its development from a distinctly partisan perspective. Vg in rubbed dj. 50.00 View more info

Amazing Boats

By: LINCOLN, Margarette Eyewitness Juniors 21) DUNNING, Mike MOLLER, Ray

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1992, ISBN:0679827706:

Seller ID: 66199

LINCOLN, Margarette. Amazing Boats . Photographed by Mike Dunning and Ray Moller. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, (1992). Pp. (1)-29,[3]. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Eyewitness Juniors, no. 21. Vg. 6.50 View more info

British Seaman 1200-1860 : A Social Survey.. UK in dj

By: LLOYD, Christopher

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Collins, 1968,:

Seller ID: 21537

LLOYD, Christopher. The British Seaman 1200-1860 : A Social Survey. L.: Collins, 1968. Pp 319. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents : The Medieval Mariner; The Tudor Mariner; The Early Stuart Mariner; The Dutch Wars; Some Stuart Seamen; The Manning Problem; The Methods of Impressment; The Law and the Press; The Register and Other Proposals; The Age of Nelson; Life at Sea; The End of Impressment. Vg in dj. 30.00 View more info

No Port in a Storm. pbk.

By: MacALINDIN, Bob.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Whittles Publishing,, Caithness, Scotland, 1998, ISBN:1870325370:

Seller ID: 55018

MacALINDIN, Bob. No Port in a Storm. Caithness, Scotland: Whittles Publishing, (1998). Pp 146. Illustrated with frontis. and numerous photos and drawings to text. 8vo, illustrated card covers, with printer's error correction slip laid in at pp 31. "No Port in a Storm is a chain of true stories aboutthe crews of the lightships who spend their lives -sometimes literally - i n the service of the mariner off some of the most treacherous coastlines [Scotland] in the world." -from the cover. Rubbed, half title has a 1½ inch tear to top fore-edge, ow vg. 25.00 View more info