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MacAskill : Ships and the Sea

By: MacASKILL, Wallace R. MacASKILL, Wallace R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 0,:

Seller ID: 66440

MacASKILL, Wallace R. MacAskill : Ships and the Sea . [, 1956?]. One double-sided folding leaf in six panels. Illustrated. Includes numerous examples of MacAskill prints. Bottom edge browned, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Saving the Oceans

By: MacINNIS, Joseph, (ed.) DONOGHUE, Michael EARLE, Sylvia HAUSER, Hillary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Key Porter Books, 1992, ISBN:1550134167:

Seller ID: 66614

MacINNIS, Joseph, General Editor. Saving the Oceans. Contributors: Michael Donoghue; Sylvia Earle; Hillary Hauser; John Lythgoe; Ronald Orenstein; T. R. Parsons; Peter A. Rona; Anatoly Sagalevitch; Marie Tharp. (T.): Key Porter Books, (1992). Pp 180. Illustrated with numerous b/w and/or colour photo-reproductions to text, some full page. 4to, blue paper covered boards. A beautiful pictorial book on marine resources conservation by a group of international experts in ocean research. Vg in lightly rubbed dj. 25.00 View more info

Voyage, Venture and Victory. signed.


Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lancelot, 1980,:

Seller ID: 30679

MACPHERSON, F. Elwood. Voyage, Venture and Victory. (Hantsport, NS: Lancelot, 1980). Pp 115. 8vo, ill. card covers. Biographical reflections of a Prince Edward Island United Church minister who, as misfortune would have it, was on board the liner Athenia in September of 1939. He gives his account ofthe "mistaken" sinking. Title-page clipped, else vg. Signed by author. 10. 00 View more info

United States-Soviet Naval Relations in the 1930's: The Soviet Union's Efforts to Purchase Naval Vessels

By: MADDUX, Thomas R. ASHMORE, Edward, FRANK, Forrest R. Naval War College Review, Volume XXIX, Number 2/Sequence Number 261 Fall

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Naval War College, Newport, RI, 1976,:

Seller ID: 67584

MADDUX, Thomas R. "United States-Soviet Naval Relations in the 1930's: The Soviet Union's Efforts to Purchase Naval Vessels". An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXIX, Number 2/Sequence Number 261 Fall 1976, pp. 28-37. Newport, RI: Naval War College, 1976. Pp. 139. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, illustrated beige card covers. Also: "The Possible Effects on Maritime Operations of any Future Convention of the Law of the Sea" by AdmiralSir Edward Ashmore, Royal Navy; "Nuclear Terrorism and the Escalation of I nternational Conflict" by Forrest R. Frank; "Th... View more info

Phases of Subversion: The Castro Drive on Latin America

By: MALLIN, Jay Air University Review, XXV No. 1, November-December 1973

Price: $10.00

Publisher: US GPO, Washington, 1973,:

Seller ID: 67563

MALLIN, Jay. "Phases of Subversion: The Castro Drive on Latin America". An article in Air University Review, Vol. XXV No. 1, November-December 1973, Pp. 54-62. Washington: US GPO, 1973. Pp. 110. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, blue illustrated card cover. Other articles include: "Reflections on AirPower in the Vietnam War", by Gen. George J. Eade, USAF; "Space Propulsion : Let's Do It Better Electrically", by Maj. Richard S. Baty, USAF; "The Effects of Ionospheric Scintillation on Satellite Communications", by Allen L.Johnson; "Pens to Pierce the Mighty and... View more info

Handbook of Australian, New Zealand & Antarctic Birds. in dj

By: MARCHANT, S. and P. J. Higgins [et al]. HIGGINS, P. J. AMBROSE, S. J. DAVIES, J. N.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1990, ISBN:0195532627:

Seller ID: 67255

MARCHANT, S. and P. J. Higgins. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand & Antarctic Birds. Volume 1 Ratites to Ducks; Part A Ratites to Petrels; Part B Australian Pelican to Ducks. S. Marchant and P. J. Higgins (Co-coordinators) Melbourne: Oxford University Press, (1990). Pp 737-1400 + [42] pp of colourplates. Illustrated with maps to endpapers and b/w maps and drawings to te xt. Tall 8vo, blue cloth, gilt to spine. Contributing writers: S.J. Ambrose; M. Considine; S. J. Cowling; P.J. Curry; D.W. Eades; K. Fitzherbert; P.J.Fullagar; S.T. Garnett; M. Hewish; R.M. O'Brien; J.M. Peter; D.E. Peters; D... View more info

Old Ironsides

By: MARDEN, Luis National Geographic, June 1997) HEMINGWAY, Ernest) BENCHLEY, Peter)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: National Geographic, Washington, 1997,:

Seller ID: 67708

MARDEN, Luis. "Old Ironsides" . [Contents page adds: In July the U.S.S. Constitution is scheduled to set sail from Boston for the first time in 116 years]. An article in National Geographic, June 1997, pp. 38-53. Washington: National Geographic, 1997. Pp. (14),[1]-133,(1). Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, illustrated yellow wraps. Also of nautical interest: Peter Benchley's "French Polynesia", Arthur Zich's "Okinawa", and Nick Lyons's "Fox River"[subtitled 'Hemingway's storied trout stream wends its way through the woo ds and bogs of Northern Michigan']. Vg. For... View more info

Fear God and Dreadnought : The Correspondence of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher of Kilverstone. Vol.I. 1st US, no dj

By: MARDER, Arthur J. Fisher of Kilverstone, Lord)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1952,:

Seller ID: 67314

MARDER, Arthur J. Fear God and Dreadnought : The Correspondence of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher of Kilverstone. Selected and Edited by Arthur J. Marder. Volume I : The Making of an Admiral 1854-1904. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, (1952). First American Edition. Pp 377, including frontis + [5] leaves of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth; paper titles label to spine. Extremities frayed, spine label tape-repaired, innerhinge cracked, dampstain to fore edge, pages yellowing, ow vg. 30.00 View more info

Pointe-Au-Père : Plus d'un siécle d'aide à la navigation

By: MASSICOTTE, Marie-Andrée [et] Jean-Pierre FILLION FILLION, Jean-Pierre CHEVRON, Rita FILLION, Jean-Pierre

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Musée de la Mer de Rimouski, 0,:

Seller ID: 67766

MASSICOTTE, Marie-Andrée [et] Jean-Pierre FILLION. Pointe-Au-Père : Plus d'un siècle d'aide à la navigation. [Text: Marie-Andrée Massicotte, Jean-Pierre Fillion; Photographie Couleur: Jean-Pierre Fillion; Photographie Noir etBlanc: Rita Chevron.]. [n. pl.]: Le Musée de la Mer de Rimouski, [circa 19 83]. Pp 24. Illustrated with b/w photos and map to text. 8vo, blue stapled card covers. "En 1911, le site de Pointe-au-Père atteint son apogée comme important centre stratégique maritime. En voice le petite histoire ..." -from the title page. This small brochure celebrates Pointe-Au... View more info

River St. John and its Poets, The. 1st ed. card covers.


Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1946,:

Seller ID: 8144

MAXWELL, L.M.B. The River St. John and its Poets. :, 1946. Pp (8),5-63,(1). Illustrated. Sm 8vo, card covers. Watters p.139, Rhodenizer p.1014. Small bookplate, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Let the Sea Make a Noise. pbk.

By: McDOUGALL, Walter A.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: BasicBooks, New York, 1993, ISBN:0465051529:

Seller ID: 66470

McDOUGALL, Walter A.. Let the Sea Make a Noise . A History of the North Pacific from Magellan to MacArthur. (NY): BasicBooks, (1993). Pp. [2], (i)-ix,[5],(1)-793,[7], + 24 p. of plates. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with black spine. Vertical crease to front cover near fore-edge, else vg. 17.00 View more info

Encyclopedia of Nautical Knowledge. US in dj.


Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cornell Maritime, 1953,:

Seller ID: 32281

McEWEN, W.A. and A.H. LEWIS. Encyclopedia of Nautical Knowledge. Cambridge,MD : Cornell Maritime Press, (1953). Pp 618. Double column. Lg 8vo, blue c loth. Toy 3800. "The exhaustive coverage contained herein cannot be found in any other single-volume source. All terms and phrases are entered under amain entry with sub-headings entered in proper alphabetical order under th e main entry. It presents and interprets the language and usage of all things maritime. The language and phraseology include the ancient, the old and the modern." -from the dj. vG IN rubbed dj. 50.00 View more info

Smelt Fishery of Northeastern New Brunswick

By: McKENZIE, R. A. Fisheries Research Board of Canada Bulletin 70 [LXX])

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fisheries Resarch Board of Canada, Ottawa, 1946,:

Seller ID: 67878

McKENZIE, R. A. Smelt Fishery of Northeastern New Brunswick. Ottawa: Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 1946. Pp. 20. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled, printed grey card covers. Fisheries Research Board of Canada Bulletin no. 70 (1946). Spine sunned, label, inkstamp and several pen/pencile notations to front, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Canadian Atlantic Halibut Fishery. ex-library

By: McKENZIE, R.A. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada No. 71

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 1946,:

Seller ID: 3107

McKENZIE, R.A. The Canadian Atlantic Halibut Fishery. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada No. LXXI. Ottawa : Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 1946. Pp 3-29,(1). Maps, tables. 8vo, grey card covers. O'Dea 2629. Ex-library (inkstamps), else vg. 15.00 View more info

Salmon People. 25th anniv.reprint. card covers

By: McKERVILL, Hugh W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Whitecap Books, 1992,:

Seller ID: 22825

McKERVILL, Hugh W. The Salmon People. 25th Anniversary Special Edition. Vancouver : Whitecap Books, (1992). Pp 198. 8vo, French wraps. "The Salmon People captures the relationship of British Columbia's first west coast inhabitants - natives, earliest white settlers, and later, Asian and European immigrants - to the salmon that provided their livelihood and altered their lives." - from the from flap. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Shell Book of Inland Waterways. UK in dj

By: McKNIGHT, Hugh

Price: $35.00

Publisher: David & Charles, 1975,:

Seller ID: 18241

McKNIGHT, Hugh. The Shell Book of Inland Waterways. Newton Abbot : David & Charles, (1975). Pp 496. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cloth. Toy 3153. Vg in dj. 35.00 View more info

Captain William Kidd : Scapegoat or Scoundrel? ill. card covers.

By: McLEOD, Carol KIDD, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Formac, 1979, ISBN:0887800440:

Seller ID: 56759

McLEOD, Carol. Captain William Kidd : Scapegoat or Scoundrel? Antigonish, NS: Formac, (1979). First Edition. Pp 82. 8vo illustrated card covers. CarolMcLeod examines the theory of Captain Kidd's guilt or innocence. Was he in fact a privateer, or had he crossed the line into piracy on the high seas? Covers rubbed, previous owner's name, lower right corner bumped, ow vg. 35 .00 View more info

Ships of the American Revolution

By: MILLAR, John Fitzhugh IRONS, Gregory

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Bellerophon Books, 1993,:

Seller ID: 49963

MILLAR, John Fitzhugh. Ships of the American Revolution. Illustrated by Gregory Irons. Santa Barbara, California: Bellerophon Books, 1993. Pp [48]. Illustrated. Small 4to, illustrated card covers. A juvenile illustrated history of American vessels during the time of the revolutionary war, suitable for coloring or not. Slightly rubbed, ow vg. 9.00 View more info

Flying Sails of My Book House. [Volume eight] 34th Printing

By: MILLER, Olive Beaupré (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Books House for Children, Chicago, 1951,:

Seller ID: 66891

MILLER, Olive Beaupré editor. Flying Sails of My Book House. [Volume 8]. Chicago: Books House for Children, (1951). Pp. 224. Illustrated endpapers, with numerous drawings, many colour, to text. Large 8vo, navy cloth, pictorial onlay to front, gilt titles to front and spine. A collection of lively adventure stories, some true, that help the child to make the transition fromfairy tales to literature tailored to the needs of the older reader. Beaut ifully illustrated. Some stories included: :"The Adventures of General Tom Thumb"; A True Story by Phineas T. Barnum; "Young Midshipman D... View more info

Bills of Lading

By: MILLS, Stephen Loss Prevention Guides)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Anchorage Press, Twickenham, 1998, ISBN:0953178528:

Seller ID: 67115

MILLS, Stephen. Bills of Lading : A Guide to Good Practices. (Twickenham): Anchorage Press, (1998). First Printing. Pp. (2),[1]-126. Illustrated. 8vo,illustrated card covers with white spine. A volume in the Loss Prevention Guides series. "This unique illustrated guide explains how to avoid disputes and problems arising from improper use of bills of lading, one of the most important yet least understood documents involved in the international carriage of goods by sea." - from the rear cover. Vg. 35.00 View more info