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Symbols, Abbreviations and Terms used on Nautical Charts

By: Canadian Hydrographic Service)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canadian Hydrographic Service, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa, 1996,:

Seller ID: 66619


(Canadian Hydrographic Service). Symbols, Abbreviations and Terms used on Nautical Charts . Chart No. 1. [Ottawa]: Canadian Hydrographic Service, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, 1996. Pp. 1-112. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated blue-green card covers with white spine, three-hole punch near spine. Text in French and English. Occasional marking, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Naval War Games. 1st US in dj. ex-library

By: CARTER, Barry J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arco, 1975,:

Seller ID: 66899


CARTER, Barry J. Naval War Games: World War I and World War II. N.Y.: Arco,(1975). First U.S..Edition. Pp 140. Plates. 8vo, black cloth. An introduct ion to the materials and rules of naval wargaming, with guidelines for replicating battle scenarios from this century's two World Wars. Ex-library (spine label, inkstamps, rear freen endpaper removed), else vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Le Mître du Navire.

By: CHADOURNE, Louis Collection Littéraire des Romans D' Aventures

Price: $20.00

Publisher: L'Édition Française Illustrée, 1919,:

Seller ID: 67470


CHADOURNE, Louis. Le Mître du Navire. Ouvrage Illustré de Deux Bois Originaux de Daranges. Paris: L'Édition Française Illustrée, 1919. Pp 296, including frontis. 8vo, illustrated card covers; text in French. Collection Littéraire des Romans D' Aventures. Fragile, covers worn, dampstain to spine, inner hinge cracked, cracking and tape-repaired at signatures, pp 95-96 detached but present, browning to edges. 20.00 View more info

History of The American Sailing Navy. Bonanza in dj

By: CHAPELLE, Howard I.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bonanza , 0,:

Seller ID: 67401


CHAPELLE, Howard I. The History of The American Sailing Navy : The Ships and Their Development. N.Y.: Bonanza Books, (n.d.). Pp 558. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, tan cloth, blue cloth boards. Chapters : 1. The Colonial Period; 2. TheContinental Navy, 1775-1785; 3. The Federal Navy, 1785-1801; 4. The Gunboa t Navy, 1801-1812; 5. The War Navy, 1812-1816; 6. The Postwar Navy, 1816-1830; 7. The Bureaucratic Navy, 1830-1840; 8. The Last Years of Sail, 1840-1855. With appendix and index. Name, else vg in slightly chipped dj. 50.00 View more info

Pleasure Island : The Book of Jamaica. 5th in dj.

By: CHAPMAN, Esther (ed.) JACOBS, H. P. (historical section) CARLEY, Mary M. (bibliographical and geographical section) THWAITES, Marjorie (assisted by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arawak Press, Kingston, Jamaica, 1961,:

Seller ID: 67446


CHAPMAN, Esther (ed.). Pleasure Island : The Book of Jamaica . Edited by Esther Chapman. Assisted by Marjorie Thwaites. Historical section by H. P. Jacobs. Bibliographical and geographical section by Mary M. Carley. Kingston,Jamaica: The Arawak Press, (1961). Fifth Printing. Pp. [1]-324. Illustrate d. white cloth with small bordered blue illustration to front and blue lettering to spine. A history of the island of Jamaica which in turns doubles as a tourist guide. Includes the history of the Maroons, local folklore, thenatural history of the island, travel to the island, and place names. Occa ... View more info

Rescues on the High Seas : Tales of Survival, Hope, and Bravery. 1st ed.

By: CHATHAM, Mark Amazing Stories series

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Altitude Publishing, 2005, ISBN:1554390036:

Seller ID: 67874


CHATHAM, Mark. Rescues on the High Seas : Tales of Survival, Hope, and Bravery. (Canmore, Alberta: Altitude Publishing, 2005). First Printing. Pp 133.Illustrated with photos to text. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Amazing Sto ries series. True stories of search and rescue operations in Canadian Waters. Vg. 7.50 View more info

Antarctic Birds and Seals. A Pocket Guide.

By: CHESTER, Sharon R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wandering Albatross, 1993, ISBN:0963851128:

Seller ID: 67488


CHESTER, Sharon R. Antarctic Birds and Seals. A pocket guide by Sharon R. Chester. San Mateo, California: Wandering Albatross, 1993. Pp 79. Illustrated with b/w and/or colour photos to text. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "This practical pocket guide by the co-author of The Birds of Chile presents concise descriptions of all Antarctic birds and seals. Enhancing the text are54 color photographs and 37 black and white photos and illustrations." -fr om the cover. Covers rubbed, wear to edges, ow vg. 25.00 View more info

Winston S. Churchill's Legacy to the Royal Navy, 1911-1915.

By: CHURCHILL, Winston). HIGGINS, Maria S. Naval War College Review Volume XXV, Number 3/Sequence Number 252 November-GADDIS, John L. BATHURST, Robert B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Naval War College Review, 1974,:

Seller ID: 67588


(CHURCHILL, Winston). HIGGINS, Maria S. "Winston S. Churchill's Legacy to the Royal Navy, 1911-1915." An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXVII, Number 3/Sequence Number 252 November-December 1974, pp. 67-77. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Review, 1974. Pp 94. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated beige card covers. Also: "The Cold War: Some Lessons for Policymakers" by Professor John L. Gaddis; "The Patterns of Naval Analysis" by Captain Robert B. Bathurst, U.S. Navy; "The Issues and Costs of the New United StatesNuclear Policy" by Professor Lawrence J. Ko... View more info

Cochrane : Britannia's Sea Wolf. 5th pr.

By: COCHRANE, Thomas, Lord). THOMAS, Donald THOMAS, Donald

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cassell, 2002, ISBN:030435659x:

Seller ID: 67380


(COCHRANE, Thomas, Lord). THOMAS, Donald. Cochrane : Britannia's Sea Wolf. (L): Cassell, (2002). Fifth Printing. Pp. 383. With three maps. Also shown is a list of 8 plates, although these appear to have not been included in this particular edition. 8vo, ill. card covers. A Cassell Military Paperback. A biography of Lord Cochrane, who made his name battling Napoleon's Navy.Later in his naval career he was involved in the liberating of Brazil and Chile from colonial rule. Previous owner's name whited-out, else vg. 14.00 View more info

Nome : City of the Golden Beaches

By: COLE, Terrence, ed. Alaska Geographic, 11:1, 1984)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alaska Geographic, Anchorage, AK, 1984, ISBN:0882402013:

Seller ID: 67600


COLE, Terrence, ed. Nome : City of the Golden Beaches . Terrence Cole, Chief Editor. Jim Walsh, Editorial Consultant. (Anchorage, AK: Alaska Geographic, 1984. Pp. [1]-183,(1). Illustrated. Double column. Large oblong 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Alaska Geographic, Volume 11, Number 1, 1984. Contents: 1. Three Lucky Swedes, 2. The Poor Man's Paradise, 3. The City on the Golden Sand, 4. On the Beach, 5. The Wickedest City, 6. After the Gold Rush, 7. The Hardest Years, 8. A Town that Wouldn't Die. Faint corner creasing, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Sea-Fisheries of Eastern Canada. vg

By: Commission of Conservation) MATHIESON, J.A. MURRAY, Howard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1912,:

Seller ID: 14790


(Commission of Conservation). Sea-Fisheries of Eastern Canada : Being the Proceedings of a Meeting of the Committee on Fisheries, Game and Fur-BearingAnimals of the Commission of Conservation, held at Ottawa, June 4-5, 1912. Ottawa : The Mortimer Co., 1912. Pp (8),212 + 2 plates + 4 maps (2 fldg). 8vo, purple cloth. Includes "Needs of the Fisheries of Nova Scotia" by Dr.Howard Murray of Dalhousie and "Oyster Fisheries of Prince Edward Island" bythat province's premier, the Hon.J.A. Mathieson. Other papers and discussi on transcriptions. Vg. 40.00 View more info

Small-Boat Skipper and His Problems. US in dj. ex-lib.

By: CONNETT, Eugene V., 3rd TAYLOR, William H., intro. McCLURE, Darrell SMITH, Hervey Garrett

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norton, 1952,:

Seller ID: 23772


CONNETT, Eugene V., 3rd. The Small-Boat Skipper and His Problems : A collection of facts that have been learned the hard way about small cruising boats and how to enjoy them. With an Introduction by William H. Taylor. Illustrations by Darrell McClure and Hervey Garrett Smith. N.Y.: W.W. Norton & Co., (1952). Pp 213. 8vo, tan cloth. Toy 3847, Morris & Howland p.33. Ex-library, worn, else vg in dj. 15.00 View more info

Chamber's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts. Vol. V

By: COOK, James, Captain)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: William and Robert Chambers, 1845,:

Seller ID: 66590


(COOK, James, Captain). Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts. [Volume 5]. Edinburgh: William and Robert Chambers, (1845). Pp [various pagings]. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated paper covered boards. Contents of Volume V: 1. Life of Captain Cook [40 pp article]; 2. Anecdotes of the Horse; 3. William of Orange and the Netherlands; 4. Passion and Principle; 5.Life-Assurance: A Familiar Dialogue; 6. Excursion to the Oregon; 7. Mrs. M acClarty. Scenes from the Cottagers of Glenburnie; 8. The Little Captive King; 9. Children of the Wilds: Peter the Wild Boy: Mademoiselle Leblanc: Vic... View more info

Last Voyage : Captain Cook's Lost Diary. in dj.

By: COOK, James, Captain) INNES, Hammond INNES, Hammond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1979, ISBN:0394505794:

Seller ID: 66513


(COOK, James, Captain) INNES, Hammond. The Last Voyage : Captain Cook's Lost Diary . NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1979. Pp. (1)-253,[3]. 8vo, maroon cloth spine with tan paper covered boards, gilt lettering to front and spine, top edge dyed purple. A fictionalized account of a selection of Captain Cook's diaries. Stamp to bottom edge, else vg in lightly nicked dj. 25.00 View more info

British Warships & Auxiliaries. 1983/84 ed.

By: CRITCHLEY, Mike

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Maritime Books, 1982,:

Seller ID: 66516


CRITCHLEY, Mike. British Warships & Auxiliaries: 1983/84 edition. Liskeard,Cornwall: Maritime Books, (1982). Pp 112. Illustrated. 8vo, ill. card cove rs. Name, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Steam Navigation. card covers.

By: CROIL, James Coles Canadiana Series

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Coles, 1973,:

Seller ID: 9009


CROIL, James. Steam Navigation and Its Relation to the Commerce of Canada and the United States. With Illustrations and Portraits. (Tor. : Coles, 1973). [orig pub 1898]. Pp (6),[ix]-xiv,(2),17381,(9). 8vo, card covers. Vg-fine. 20.00 View more info

Living World of the Sea

By: CROMIE, William J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall, 1966,:

Seller ID: 27481


CROMIE, William J. The Living World of the Sea. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, (1966). Pp 343. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. "Drawing on 20 years of experience as sailor, scientist and writer, the author traces the story of sea creatures from the dawn of life on Earth to the present day." -from the dj. Top edge specked, else vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Education Versus Training at the Naval War College: 1884-1972

By: CROWL, Philip A. Naval War College Review Volume XXVI, Number 3/Sequence Number 246 NovemberFREEDMAN Robert O. YATES, William K.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Naval War College Review, 1973,:

Seller ID: 67634


CROWL, Philip A, Professor. "Education Versus Training at the Naval War College: 1884-1972" An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXVI, Number 3/Sequence Number 246 November-December 1973, pp. 2-10. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Review, 1973. Pp 94. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red cardcovers. Also: "Tactics Revival at the Naval War College" by Captain Willia m K. Yates, U.S. Navy (Ret); "Fifth Century Athens: The Intellectual Background of Thucydides" by Dr. Bernard M.W. Knox; "The Military Novel" by Professor Josiah Bunting III; "The Political... View more info

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Log of Cleopatra's Barge II 1928-1942

By: CROWNINSHIELD, F. B.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Privately Printed, Boston, 1948,:

Seller ID: 55346


CROWNINSHIELD, F. B. The Log of Cleopatra's Barge II 1928-1942 . Boston: Privately Printed, 1948. Pp. 280, frontis., + 11 leaves of plates. 4to, red morocco with marbled paper covered boards with paper title block to front cover, gilt lettering to spine, t.e.g. Toy 1030, Morris & Howland p.37. The logbook of the schooner yacht Cleopatra's Barge II - originally the Mariette- built in 1917. The Barge "was constructed of high-grade steel - was 80 f eet on the water line, 109 feet on deck, 24.5 feet in width, 15 feet deep, and was powered with a 150 H.P. motor, which in calm, smooth water, gav... View more info

Sourdough Gold: The Log of a Yukon Adventure. US no dj. ex-library

By: DAVIS, Mary Lee

Price: $30.00

Publisher: W.A. Wilde, 1933,:

Seller ID: 29563


DAVIS, Mary Lee. Sourdough Gold : The Log of a Yukon Adventure. With Maps by the Author and Illustrated by Photographs. Bos.: W.A. Wilde Co., (1933). Pp 351, frontis + 14 pages of plates + fldg.map. 8vo, black cloth. Ex-library ( spine numbering, remnant of pouch), spine faded, else vg. 30.00 View more info