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Ship to Remember. in dj.

By: BLOW, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: William Morrow, New York, 1992, ISBN:0688097146:

Seller ID: 66436


BLOW, Michael. A Ship to Remember : The Maine and the Spanish-American War.NY: William Morrow, (1992). Pp. (1)-496, + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, blue clot h spine with red paper covered boards and gilt lettering to spine. Vg in dj. 25.00 View more info

Charles John Seghers : Pioneer in Alaska. in dj.

By: BOSCO, Antoinette SEGHERS, Charles John) KALMENOFF, Matthew American Background Books, 16)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: P. J. Kenedy and Sons, New York, 1960,:

Seller ID: 67016


BOSCO, Antoinette. Charles John Seghers : Pioneer in Alaska . Illustrated by Matthew Kalmenoff. NY: P. J. Kenedy and Sons, (1960). Pp. [1]-190,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with brown illustration to front and brown lettering to spine. American Background Books, 16. A juvenile tale about the life of Charles John Seghers, a Belgian born theologian who became the Bishop of Vancouver Island and the Apostle of Alaska. Vg in nicked dj. 12.00 View more info

Modelling the Archibald Russell. no dj.

By: BOWNESS, Edward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Percival Marshall, 1947,:

Seller ID: 67683


BOWNESS, Edward. Modelling the Archibald Russell. L: Percival Marshall, (n.d.) [1947?]. Pp 83. Illustrated, 2 folding plans. 8vo, blue cloth. A very detailed manual outlining the construction of hull- and waterline models of the Archibald Russell, a four-masted steel barque launched on the Clyde in 1905 for Hardy & Co. of Glasgow. Name, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Great Stories of the Great Lakes

By: BOYER, Dwight

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1966,:

Seller ID: 66461


BOYER, Dwight. Great Stories of the Great Lakes. NY: Dodd, Mead and Company, (1966). Pp. (i)-ix,[5],1-242, + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated with photographs and maps. 8vo, red cloth with silver lettering to spine, map endpapers.Contents: 1. Tomorrow's Hero!, 2. Bonanza at Skull Rock, 3. Johnny Green's Date with Destiny, 4. The Sunken Sisters, 5. What's in a Name? 6. The Clem son is Overdue - Again!, 7. The Christmas Tree Ship, 8. Brothers of the Storm, 9. The Affairs of Ships and Men, 10. The Curse of the Copper, 11. The Ship that Smoked from the Wrong End, 12. Ah, Dear Sister..., 13. The Ice Com... View more info

Ulysses Found. 6th printing US in dj.

By: BRADFORD, Ernle BLANCHE, Marie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World,, New York, 0,:

Seller ID: 66882


BRADFORD, Ernle. Ulysses Found. Chapter decorations by Marie Blanche. NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., (1963). Sixth American Printing. Pp 238 + [8]pp of plates. Illustrated with maps to endpapers and text. 8vo, blue cloth . "[...] with the Odyssey in one hand and the charts and Admiralty Pilots for the area in the other" scholar and mariner Ernie Bradford spent years retracing the Ulysses' voyage across the Mediterranean, Tyrrhenian and Ionianseas. Here in is the story of his experience and the conclusions he has dr awn from his extensive research. Cocked, corners bumped, ow vg in c... View more info

Down-Easter. 1st US in dj

By: BRAGDON, Roger Weare

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1954,:

Seller ID: 23237


BRAGDON, Roger Weare. Down-Easter : Building a Model of the Benjamin F. Packard. Manchester, Maine : Falmouth Publishing House, (1954). First Edition.Pp 110. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, sailcloth. "Complete plans - lines, decks, sa il and rigging - drawings and instructions, together with numerous photographs, are provided, and text is clear and concise, so that a faithful model is assured." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 60.00 View more info

Benbow Was His Name. 1st UK in dj

By: BRAHMS, Caryl and Ned SHERRIN BENBOW, John SHERRIN, Ned

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1967,:

Seller ID: 26406


BRAHMS, Caryl and Ned SHERRIN. Benbow Was His Name : a story of tall ships in battle compiled from the literature of the sea and fashioned into a novel. L.: Hutchinson, (1967). First Printing. Pp 209. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth. Vg-fine in dj. 30.00 View more info

Tribals, The. 1st UK in dj

By: BRICE, Martin H.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, London, 1971,:

Seller ID: 32435


BRICE, Martin H. The Tribals : Biography of a Destroyer Class. L.: Ian Allan, (1971). First Printing. Pp 251. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 1040. Small dent to top edge of front board, Review Copy inkstamp to front pastedown, else vg in dj. 120.00 View more info

200,000,000 Years Beneath the Sea. 1st US in dj. ex-library

By: BRIGGS, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971,:

Seller ID: 27279


BRIGGS, Peter. 200,000,000 Years Beneath the Sea. NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1971). Pp 228. 16 pages of plates. 8vo, green cloth. An account of the 1968 oceanographic expedition of the Glomar Challenger, which demonstrated through examination of deep-ocean sediments that the Earth's continentswere in motion, and that the present configuration of the oceans was of re latively recent origin. Ex-library (stamps, rear pouch removed, etc.), elsevg in price-clipped dj. 15.00 View more info

Standing into Danger. abridged ed. card covers

By: BROWN, Cassie

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Limited, 1985,:

Seller ID: 21754


BROWN, Cassie. Standing into Danger : A dramatic story of shipwreck and rescue. Abridged Edition. Tor.: Doubleday Canada Limited, 1985. Pp (8),[ix]-xiii,(3),3-354,+ 8 pp.plates. 8vo, card covers. "In the snowy predawn of February 18, 1942, a convoy of three American ships zigzag up the North Atlantic toward Newfoundland, heading for one of the worst disasters in United States naval history." Name, else vg. 14.00 View more info

Voyage of the Iceberg. 1st Cdn in dj

By: BROWN, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: James Lorimer, Toronto, 1983, ISBN:088826568:

Seller ID: 14796


BROWN, Richard. Voyage of the Iceberg : The Story of the Iceberg that Sank the Titanic. Toronto: James Lorimer & Company Publishers, 1983. First Printing. Pp (6),7-152. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth. Much on Newfoundland & Labrador. The author is a Halifax marine biologist. Vg in dj (one-inch tear to front panel). 30.00 View more info

Plain Sailing. 1st UK in dj

By: BRYSSON, John (ed.) SLOCUM, Joshua

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leslie Frewin, 1966,:

Seller ID: 66990


BRYSSON, John (ed.). Plain Sailing : A sea-going anthology collected and introduced by... L.: Leslie Frewin, (1966). First Edition. Pp 204. 8vo, blue cloth. Vg in torn, price-clipped dj. 25.00 View more info

Admiral Raymond A. Spruance and the Naval War College. Part I & II: in 2 volume set

By: BUELL, Thomas, Lieutenant Commander Naval War College Review XXIII, No. 7, March 1971. Naval War College Review XXIII, No. 8, April 1971. SPRUANCE, Raymond A., Admiral) .

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Naval War College Review, 1971,:

Seller ID: 66769


(SPRUANCE, Raymond A., Admiral). BUELL, Thomas, Lieutenant Commander. "Admiral Raymond A. Spruance and the Naval War College: Part I - Preparing for World War II." An article in Naval War College Review, XXIII, No. 7, March 1971, pp. 30-51. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Review, 1971. Pp. 110. Illustrated; double column. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Also: "Political Beliefs and Public Opinion" by Dr. Lloyd A. Free; "The Philosophy of the Counterculture" by Ensign William F. Averyt; "The Military Planning Process: Human Imperfections in its Applications" by Li... View more info

Creatures of the Sea : Being the Life Stories of Some Sea Birds, Beasts, and Fishes. 3rd imp.

By: BULLEN, Frank T. CARRERAS, Theo.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Religious Tract Society, London, 1908,:

Seller ID: 67021


BULLEN, Frank T. Creatures of the Sea : Being the Life Stories of Some Sea Birds, Beasts, and Fishes. With forty illustrations by Theo. Carreras. L.: The Religious Tract Society, 1908. Third Impression. L.: The Religious Tract Society, 1908. Pp. (4),1-430,(14), frontis., + 39 p. of plates. 8vo, pictorial green cloth with dark green lettering to front and gilt and black lettering to spine. Slightly cocked, inner hinges cracked, ffep missing, spotting to top edge, wear to spine ends and outer hinges, occasional foxing (more predominant around plates), name, else vg. 25.00 View more info

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Sea, Sails and Shipwreck. US in dj

By: BURGESS, Robert H.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tidewater , Cambridge, MD, 1970, ISBN:0870331477:

Seller ID: 28467


BURGESS, Robert H. Sea, Sails and Shipwreck : Career of the four-masted schooner Purnell T. White. Cambridge, MD : Tidewater Publishers, 1970. Pp 132.Illustrated. Lg 8vo, grey cloth. A fitting elegy for the age of coastwise sail. The Purnell T. White was built in 1917 and at her retirement in 1934 was one of the last coasters extant in North America. The author knew her when he was a young man, followed her through her career, and visited her hulk as she slowly decayed in a Baltimore ships' graveyard. His written and photographic record of this life-long relationship affords an intimate, compr... View more info

Sea, Sails and Shipwreck. US in dj

By: BURGESS, Robert H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tidewater , Cambridge, MD, 1970, ISBN:0870331477:

Seller ID: 66412


BURGESS, Robert H. Sea, Sails and Shipwreck : Career of the four-masted schooner Purnell T. White. Cambridge, MD : Tidewater Publishers, 1970. Pp 132.Illustrated. Lg 8vo, grey cloth. A fitting elegy for the age of coastwise sail. The Purnell T. White was built in 1917 and at her retirement in 1934 was one of the last coasters extant in North America. The author knew her when he was a young man, followed her through her career, and visited her hulk as she slowly decayed in a Baltimore ships' graveyard. His written and photographic record of this life-long relationship affords an intimate, compr... View more info

Draw Boats and Harbours. pb.

By: CALDWELL, Peter HERBERT, David and Brenda, eds.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Pitman House, London, 1987, ISBN:0273015656:

Seller ID: 35550


CALDWELL, Peter. Draw Boats and Harbours. Series editors David and Brenda Herbert. (L.): Pitman House, (1987). Pp [1]-47,(1). 4to, ill. white card covers. Gift inscription verso front cover, else vg. 7.50 View more info

California Coastal Access Guide

By: California Coastal Commission) NEWIRTH, Donald B. (director) CAUGHMAN, Madge (ed.) GINSBERG, Joanne S. (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, 1983, ISBN:0520050517:

Seller ID: 66438


(California Coastal Commission). California Coastal Access Guide . New Expanded Edition. Project Director: Donald B. Neuwirth. Editors Madge M. Caughman, Joanne S. Ginsberg. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1983.Third Edition. Pp. (1)-288. Illustrated. Triple column. Oblong 8vo, illust rated orange card covers. Lightly rubbed, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Canadian Aids to Navigation System

By: Canada Ministry of Transport)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ministry of Transport, Ottawa, 1975,:

Seller ID: 66535


(Canada Ministry of Transport). The Canadian Aids to Navigation System . [Ottawa]: Ministry of Transport, Aids and Waterways Directory, (1975). Pp. 1-15,[4],1-16. 8vo, printed stapled white card covers. French and English text back to back. Vg. 8.00 View more info

Regulations Relating to the Examination of Marine Engineers, made under theCanada Shipping Act by order in council P.C. 1961-1285

By: Canada Shipping Act]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Marine Regulations Branch, Department of Transport, Ottawa, 1961,:

Seller ID: 66600


[Canada Shipping Act]. Regulations Relating to the Examination of Marine Engineers, made under the Canada Shipping Act by order in council P.C. 1961-1285 . Ottawa: Marine Regulation Branch, Department of Transport, (1961). Pp. (1)-97,[3]. 8vo, stapled printed blue card covers. Some faint creasing tocovers, else vg. 25.00 View more info