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On the Triangle Run. 2nd no dj

By: LAMB, James B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1986, ISBN:0771597460:

Seller ID: 67202


LAMB, James B. On the Triangle Run : [dj adds: More True Stories of Canada's Navy]. Tor.: Macmillan of Canada, (September 1986). Second Printing. Pp 237. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Appendix to the Record of the Shipping of Yarmouth, N.S. from 1876 to 1884. (Inclusive).

By: LAWSON, J. Murray

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Yarmouth Herald, 1884,:

Seller ID: 2996


LAWSON, J. Murray. Appendix to the Record of the Shipping of Yarmouth, N.S.from 1876 to 1884. (Inclusive). Yarmouth, N.S.: The Herald Office, 1884. P p viii,(3),12-193. 8vo, brown pressed cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: Yarmouth Shipping, 1876-1884 (pp.11-15); Corrected List of Vessels owned in the County of Yarmouth from 1822 to 1832 (pp.16-23); List of Vessels Owned in the County of Yarmouth, N.S., since 1875 (pp.24-35);The Mutiny on board the Yarmouth Ship "Lennie" (pp.38-48); The Murder of C apt. John G. Perry, on Board Ship "Peter Young," at Point L... View more info

Phantom Ships

By: LE BOUTHILLIER, Claude OURIOU, Susan (trans.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: XYZ Publishing, Montreal, 2004, ISBN:1894852095:

Seller ID: 66998


LE BOUTHILLIER, Claude. Phantom Ships . A novel. Translated by Susan Ouriou. (Montreal): XYZ Publishing, (2004). Pp. (6),1-353,(1). 8vo, illustrated reddish card covers. A nautical novel about the final years of the French colony in North America partially inspired by the Evangeline legend. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Modern Ship Stowage. nodj

By: LEEMING, Joseph U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office, 1942,:

Seller ID: 65940


LEEMING, Joseph. Modern Ship Stowage: Including Methods of Handling Cargo at Ocean Terminals. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1942. Pp 719. Illustrated. 8vo, tan cloth. U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce Industrial Series-No. 1 "Modern Ship Stowage is a comprehensive manual describing the basic principles of stowing sea-born cargoes. It has been prepared to promote the safe carriage of American export and import goods, and supersedes Miscellaneous Series No. 92, Stowage ofShip Cargoes, issued by the Bureau [Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Comm... View more info

Industrial Waters of Canada. pbk

By: LEVERIN, Harald A. Bureau of Mines Report 807

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edmond Cloutier, 1942,:

Seller ID: 67687


LEVERIN, Harald A. Industrial Waters of Canada : Report on Investigations, 1934 to 1940. Ottawa : Edmond Cloutier, 1942. Pp [1]-112,+ 2 fldg.maps. 8vo, brown card covers. Bureau of Mines Report No.807. Name, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Industrial Waters of Canada. pbk

By: LEVERIN, Harald A. Bureau of Mines Report 819

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edmond Cloutier, 1947,:

Seller ID: 67686


LEVERIN, Harald A. Industrial Waters of Canada : Report on Investigations, 1934 to 1943 (Revised edition of Report 807). Ottawa : Edmond Cloutier, 1947. Pp (6),7-109,(3),+ 2 fldg.maps. 8vo, brown card covers. Bureau of Mines Report No.819. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Ships

By: LEWIS, Edward V. et al O'BRIEN, Robert.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Time, 1973,:

Seller ID: 56336


LEWIS, Edward V. et al. Ships. By Edward V. Lewis, Robert O'Brien and the Editors of Life. NY: Time Inc., (1973). Revised Edition. Pp 200. 4to, ill. boards. In the Life Science Library. An illustrated introduction to contemporary ship design and construction, naval and mercantile. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Taste for Sailing signed in dj

By: LEWIS, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles , 1969,:

Seller ID: 28449


LEWIS, John. A Taste for Sailing. (L.): Adlard Coles Limited, (1969). Pp 239, including numerous maps,and plans + 24 b/w plates. 8vo brown cloth. Toy 0213. "John Lewis tells the whole story of his far from uneventful progressfrom tyro to fully-fledged skipper of his own cruising yacht." Signed by a uthor, front free-endpaper missing, rubbed, else vg in lightly worn dj. 45.00 View more info

Unconventional Voyages. 1st in vg dj

By: LOWER, Arthur R.M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1953,:

Seller ID: 24710


LOWER, Arthur R.M. Unconventional Voyages. Tor.: The Ryerson Press, (October 1953). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xii,1-156. 8vo, brown cloth. Cassell 1189, Watters p.533, Rhodenizer pp, 78-79, 81. Lower b.1889. Chapters: 1. Storm-Stayed on Lake Simcoe; 2. The Mariposa Belle [the Enterprise on Lake Simcoe]; 3. On the Pewabic to Ombabika; 4. The Sea of the North: Down to the Northern Sea; 5. [cont.]: the North: From Albany to Attawapiskat; 6. [cont.]:"Farthest North" [on the Hilda P.]; 7. [cont.]: Southward from the Cape; 8 . [cont.]: From Albany to Stratton Island [on the Emilia, with a Ne... View more info

Owen Stanley R.N.: 1811-1850: Captain of the Rattlesnake. 1st in dj, Signed

By: LUBBOCK, Adelaide STANLEY, Owen)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 27042


LUBBOCK, Adelaide. Owen Stanley R.N.: 1811-1850: Captain of the 'Rattlesnake'. Melbourne: Heinemann, (1967). Pp 298. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth. A biography of this important but obscure figure in Australasian history. Stanley's career took him form the Arctic to the antipodes: he was with HMS Terror on the 1836-37 Arctic expedition, and spent the last years of his lifesurveying the Torres Strait, a cruise that also counted the naturalist T.H . Huxley among its crew. Lubbock's book is delightfully illustrated, with many charming watercolour sketches by Stanley himself. Owner's inscription, ... View more info

Western Ocean Packets. UK no dj

By: LUBBOCK, Basil

Price: $60.00

Publisher: James Brown & Son, Glasgow, 1925,:

Seller ID: 16266


LUBBOCK, Basil. The Western Ocean Packets. With illustrations and plans. Glasgow : James Brown & Son, 1925. pp 155. frontis + 21 l. plates. 8vo, maroon cloth. Spine sunned, foxing throughout, else vg. 60.00 View more info

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China Clippers. in dj.

By: LUBBOCK, Basil

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Brown, Son, and Ferguson, Glasgow, 1968,:

Seller ID: 55310


LUBBOCK, Basil. The China Clippers ; with illustrations and plans. Glasgow:Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., Nautical Publishers, (1968). 1st ed 1919 ; 2n d ed 1946 ; repr 1967, 1968. Pp. 295, frontis., + 26 leaves of plates (4 ofwhich are folding). Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "T he history of the celebrated clipper ships in the Chinese opium and tea trades. Many of the incidents relating to the great tea races, typhoons, shipwrecks, etc., and the fine performances of seamanship and daring navigation,have been gathered from the men who participated in them. Here is an ac... View more info

Colonial Clippers. Later ed, in dj.

By: LUBBOCK, Basil

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Brown, Son and Ferguson, Ltd., Glasgow, 1968,:

Seller ID: 55314


LUBBOCK, Basil. The Colonial Clippers. With illustrations and plans. Glasgow: Brown, Son and Ferguson, Ltd., Nautical Publishers, (1968). Pp. 384, frontis., + 58 p. of plates. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Parts : 1. The Emigrant Ships; 2. The Wool Clippers; 3. The Iron Clippers; 4. The New Zealand Trade. Vg in dj. 70.00 View more info

Colonial Clippers. 2nd UK ed. no dj

By: LUBBOCK, Basil

Price: $60.00

Publisher: James Brown & Son, Glasgow , 1921,:

Seller ID: 52435


LUBBOCK, Basil. The Colonial Clippers. With illustrations and plans. SecondEdition. Glasgow : James Brown & Son, 1921. Pp 433. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Parts : 1. The Emigrant Ships; 2. The Wool Clippers; 3. The Iron Cl ippers; 4. The New Zealand Trade. Light edgewear, else vg. 60.00 View more info

Arctic Whalers. 2nd printing, in dj

By: LUBBOCK, Basil

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow , 1955,:

Seller ID: 67196


LUBBOCK, Basil. The Arctic Whalers. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., (1955). Second Printing. Pp 483, including frontis., + [49] pp. of plates +[1] folding plan. Illustrated with maps to endpapers, tables to text. Larg e 8vo, blue cloth. O'Dea 2258. "Last Days of the Greenland Whale": pp 410-453. This chapter has a great deal of content regarding the Newfoundland whale and seal hunt. With a glossary of whaling terms, a bibliography and an index of ships and captains. Binding a little slack, ow a very good copy. 75.00 View more info

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Best of Sail. in dj.

By: LUBBOCK, Basil VILLIERS, Alan, intro. HOOK, F.A., ed. SPURLING, Jack.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens, Cambridge, 1975, ISBN:0850592178:

Seller ID: 41125


LUBBOCK, Basil. The Best of Sail. Paintings by J. Spurling; Text by Basil Lubbock; Edited by F.A. Hook; With an Introduction by Alan Villiers. Cambridge: Patrick Stephens, (1975). Pp 179, [36] leaves col. plates. 4to, blue cloth. An ample abridgement of the 1972 three volume edition of this classic literary and artistic evocation of the great age of merchant sail. Vg in very slightly rubbed dj. 150.00 View more info

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Best of Sail. no dj.

By: LUBBOCK, Basil VILLIERS, Alan, intro. HOOK, F.A., ed. SPURLING, Jack.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens, Cambridge, 1975, ISBN:0850592178:

Seller ID: 46827


LUBBOCK, Basil. The Best of Sail. Paintings by J. Spurling; Text by Basil Lubbock; Edited by F.A. Hook; With an Introduction by Alan Villiers. Cambridge: Patrick Stephens, (1975). Pp 179, [36] leaves col. plates. 4to, blue cloth. An ample abridgement of the 1972 three volume edition of this classic literary and artistic evocation of the great age of merchant sail. Spine sunned, else vg. 120.00 View more info

Merchantmen Under Sail 1815-1832

By: LUBBOCK, Basil. Mariner's Mirror 43:1 offprint Maritime Miscellany 12

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Mariner's Mirror, 1957,:

Seller ID: 19253


LUBBOCK, Basil. "Merchantmen Under Sail 1815-1832." Pp 3-18. Selfwraps. Maritime Miscellany Series No.12. A reprinted article from The Mariner's Mirror, Vol.43, No.1, February, 1957. Vg. 6.00 View more info

Merchant Steam Vessels of the United States 1790-1868.

By: LYTLE, William M. and Forrest R. HOLDCAMPER HOLDCAMPER, Forrest R. MITCHELL, C. Bradford (ed.) HALL, Kenneth R.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Steamship Historical Society of America, Staten Island, NY, 1975,:

Seller ID: 66785


LYTLE, William M. and Forrest R. HOLDCAMPER. Merchant Steam Vessels of the United States 1790-1868 : "The Lytle-Holdcamper List" ; revised and edited by C. Bradford Mitchell ; with the assistance of Kenneth R. Hall. Staten Island, NY: Steamship Historical Society of America, 1975. Pp. 322. 4to, red cloth. A massive list of the steam-powered merchant ships in the United States, roughly from the end of the Revolution to the end of the Civil War. Includes construction information and dimensions. Also has a section at rear detailing the merchant ships lost during this period. Bookplate, el... View more info

Lure of the Sea.

By: MacASKILL, W.R. RADDALL, Thomas H., foreword

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Eastern Photo Engravers, 1951,:

Seller ID: 12240


MacASKILL, W.R. Lure of the Sea : Leaves from My Pictorial Log. (Halifax : Eastern Photo Engravers, 1951). Pp (88). Illustrated. Sm 4to, grey cloth with blue lettering and decoration to front. A selection of MacAskill's supremely evocative marine photography, fixing forever the iconography of coastal Atlantic Canada. Thomas Raddall writes of the photographer in his autobiography, In My Time:"I had a letter from Wallace MacAskill of Halifax, a devotee of marine photography. Years before, he had published a selection of his photographs of ships and the sea called Out of Halifax. The edition ... View more info