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Man-O-War : My Island Home. inscribed by author 1st in dj

By: ALBURY, Haziel L. SAWIN, Nancy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Holly Press, 1977,:

Seller ID: 67107


ALBURY, Haziel L. Man-O-War : My Island Home. A History of an Outer Abaco Island. Drawings by Nancy Sawin. (Hockessin, Delaware): Holly Press, (1977).Pp 167. First Edition. Illustrated with maps and diagrams to endpapers, ph otos and drawings to text. 8vo blue cloth; corrections card laid in. "Mr. Haziel Albury shares his memories and the oral history of eight generations of his family who lived and are now living on Man-O-War Cay[Bahamas]." Presentation copy inscribed and signed by the author. Vg in rubbed dj. 40.00 View more info

London Maritime Arbitration. 1st pr. in glassine dj.

By: AMBROSE, Clare and Karen MAXWELL MAXWELL, Karen

Price: $150.00

Publisher: LLP, London, 1996, ISBN:185978027x:

Seller ID: 67113


AMBROSE, Clare and Karen MAXWELL. London Maritime Arbitration . L.: LLP, 1996. First Printing. Pp. [i]-xliv,1-450,(2). 8vo, green cloth with gilt bordered, gilt lettered red title blocks to front and spine. Vg in nicked glassine dj. 150.00 View more info

Roald Amundsen's "North West Passage". UK. ed. 1 vol. only

By: AMUNDSEN, Roald

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Archibald Constable, 1908,:

Seller ID: 67823


AMUNDSEN, Roald. Roald Amundsen's "North West Passage". Being the record ofa voyage of exploration of the ship "Gjöa" 1903-1907 by Roald Amundsen wit h a supplement by First Lieutenant Hansen Vice-Commander of the Expedition;with about one hundred and thirty-nine illustrations and three maps. Vol. I. L.: Archibald Constable and Company, 1908. Pp 335, including port. frontis. with tissue guard. Illustrated with numerous photo reproductions to text, and [2] folding maps in pocket at rear; [1] leaf colour map to text. 8vo, bevelled, ribbed green cloth with gilt titles to spine an... View more info

Hellcat. in dj

By: ANDERTON, David A. WATANABE, Rikyu

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1981, ISBN:0517542595:

Seller ID: 54700


ANDERTON, David A. Hellcat. NY: Crown, (1981). Pp 56. Illustrated with numerous photos and diagrams to text and folding coloured drawings from pp 9-17and pp 33-40. 4to, white cloth. "David Anderton tells the story of the Gru mman Hellcat from its first design to its ultimate testing in the Pacific. Featured are full performance data for the two principal models, the F6F-3 and the F6F-5. The illustrations by Rikyu Watanabe show the aircraft from all perspectives, inside and out, including cross-sectional and cutaway views". -from the dust jacket. Very good in rubbed dj. 25.00 View more info

Guide to the Birds of Alaska. 2nd printing US

By: ARMSTRONG, Robert H. Alaska Magazine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alaska Northwest Publishing, Alaska, 1981, ISBN:0882401432:

Seller ID: 67232


ARMSTRONG, Robert H. A Guide to the Birds of Alaska. [By Robert H. Armstrong and the Editors of Alaska Magazine]. Anchorage, Alaska: Alaska Northwest Publishing, Co , (1981). Second Printing. Pp 309. Illustrated with tables and numerous colour photos to text. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Crease to front, somewhat worn, previous owners label, dampstain to rear at head of spine, ow vg. 15.00 View more info

Voyage into Danger : Adventures in the Queen Charlotte Islands. in dj.

By: ASHLEE, Ted

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada, Toronto, 1971, ISBN:0039233081:

Seller ID: 67463


ASHLEE, Ted. Voyage into Danger : Adventures in the Queen Charlotte Islands. Toronto: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1971). Pp. [i]-v,(1),1-138. Illust rated. 8vo, blue cloth with light blue lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Meet Reilly the Bosun, 2. Annie Fogarty Arrives, 3. The Salmon Barbecue, 4. Reilly Solves one Mystery, 5. Wrestler Identified, 6. We Go Aboard Snohomish Chief, 7. Quong Yee Picks a Lock, 8. What Happened to Runo Svenson? 9. The Haida Tracker, 10. Runo's Story, 11. The Gabriola Prepares for Battle, 12. Captain Chandler's Seamanship. Vg in nicked dj. 20.00 View more info

Under the Grey Gull's Wing. 1st ed

By: ASHLEY, Alta

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grey Gull, 1983,:

Seller ID: 67057


ASHLEY, Alta. Under the Grey Gull's Wing. Monhegan, Maine: Grey Gull Pub., (1983). First Edition. Pp 135. Illustrated. 8vo, ill. card covers. An informal history of Monhegan Island, Maine, with particular emphasis on its participation in the fisheries and coastwise trade. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Browning Island, Lake Muskoka. 1st pr.

By: ATTFIELD, Robert, ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fox Meadows Creations, Huntsville, ON, 2000, ISBN:096814523x:

Seller ID: 67620


ATTFIELD, Robert, ed. Browning Island, Lake Muskoka : Cottagers Remember the Good Old Days. Edited by Robert Attfield. (Huntsville, ON): Fox Meadow Creations, (2000). First Printing. Pp. [1]-192. Illustrated. 8vo, illustratedpale blue card covers. A memoir of Muskoka summers (and the odd winter) in the early 1900s: "food chilled by blocks of ice cut from the lake, a wande ring cow munching oranges in the kitchen, excursions up the lake on elegantsteamboats, a floating store that called at dock every week, and of course who could forget that fashionable swimming attire!" - from the rear... View more info

Ghost Liners: Exploring the World's Greatest Lost Ships. in dj.

By: BALLARD, Robert D ARCHBOLD, Rick. LYNCH, Don. MARSCHALL, Ken.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scholastic/Madison Press, 1998,:

Seller ID: 28744


BALLARD, Robert D. Ghost Liners: Exploring the World's Greatest Lost Ships.Illustrations by Ken Marschall; historical consultants: Don Lynch, Simon M ills, Mark Reynolds and Eric Sauder. Markham, Ont.: Scholastic/Madison Press, 1998. Pp 64. 4to, ill. card covered boards. Capsule histories, photographs, pre- and post-wreck representations of the Titanic, Britannic, Empress of Ireland, Lusitania, and Andrea Doria. Gift inscription, else vg in dj. 15.00 View more info

Pearl Harbor. 7th pr

By: BARKER, A.J. Ballantine's Battle Book 10

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ballantine, 1973,:

Seller ID: 67475


BARKER, A.J. Pearl Harbor. (N.Y.) : Ballantine Books, (January 1973). Seventh Printing. Pp 160. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II Battle Book No.10. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Ships and Men. no dj.

By: BASSETT-LOWKE, W. J. and George HOLLAND HOLLAND, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap, London, 1949,:

Seller ID: 66471


BASSETT-LOWKE, W. J. and George HOLLAND. Ships and Men . An Account of the Development of Ships from their Prehistoric Origin to the Present Time, andof the Achievements and Conditions of the Men Who Have Built and Worked Up on Them. L.: George G. Harrap, (1949). Reprint edition. Pp. (1)-316. Illustrated. Large 8vo, pale blue cloth with dark blue lettering to spine. Spine and fore-edge browned, dampspotting to front board, minor edge-bumping, name, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Peggy's Scrawny Green Lobster

By: BATH, Linda H. GOSLING, Brett

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Hayley Books & Wordprocessing, 1991, ISBN:0969991207:

Seller ID: 67877


BATH, Linda H. Peggy's Scrawny Green Lobster. Illustrations by Brett Gosling. (Bonavista, NF: Hayley Books & Wordprocessing, 1991). Pp [28]. Illustrated with map and drawings to text, some full page. 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers. Covers rubbed, front creased, previous name, sticker to rear, ow vg. 5.00 View more info

Yachting : The Photography of Beken of Cowes. pbk.

By: BEKEN of Cowes BALLANTINE, Richard (introduction)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Peacock Press/Bantam, Toronto/NY, 1977,:

Seller ID: 65721


BEKEN of Cowes. Yachting : The Photography of Beken of Cowes . Introduced by Richard Ballantine. Toronto/NY: A Peacock Press/Bantam Book, (March 1977). First Printing. Pp. [96]. Unpaginated. Illustrated with full-colour photographs. 4to, illustrated blue card covers with black lettering to spine. Toy 302. A collection of nautical photography of yachts by Keith and Kenneth Beken, from Cowes on the Isle of Wight, with accompanying descriptions of the actions portrayed. Faint creasing to rear cover, wear to corners, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Beken File. 1st UK in dj

By: BEKEN, Keith. BEKEN

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Channel Press, 1980,:

Seller ID: 30779


BEKEN, Keith. The Beken File. (Aylesbury, Bucks) : Channel Press, (1980). First Edition. Pp 190. Large 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 303. Full of colour and b&w photographs (including the Bluenose on p.111, with text on pp.106-7). 20 chapters including: 2. Building the Mark I Camera; 4. World War II; 5. Air-Sea Rescue; 6. The Normandy Invasion; 11. The Tall Ships; 16. The Admiral'sCup; 17. The Singlehanded Transat: 1976; 18. Operation Sail: New York; 19. Round the World Racing. First published in Paris by Librairie Arthaud as B eken, Ma Vie (1979). Name, else vg in dj. 35.00 View more info

Beken File. 1st UK in dj

By: BEKEN, Keith. BEKEN

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Channel Press, 1980,:

Seller ID: 53778


BEKEN, Keith. The Beken File. (Aylesbury, Bucks) : Channel Press, (1980). First Edition. Pp 190. Large 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 303. Full of colour and b&w photographs (including the Bluenose on p.111, with text on pp.106-7). 20 chapters including: 2. Building the Mark I Camera; 4. World War II; 5. Air-Sea Rescue; 6. The Normandy Invasion; 11. The Tall Ships; 16. The Admiral'sCup; 17. The Singlehanded Transat: 1976; 18. Operation Sail: New York; 19. Round the World Racing. First published in Paris by Librairie Arthaud as B eken, Ma Vie (1979). Vg in price-clipped dj. 38.00 View more info

Titans of the Seas: The Development and Operations of Japanese and AmericanCarrier . US book club in dj

By: BELOTE, James H. and William M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harper & Row, 1975,:

Seller ID: 26030


BELOTE, James H. and William M. Titans of the Seas : The Development and Operations of Japanese and American Carrier Task Forces During World War II. N.Y.: Harper & Row, (1975). Book Club Edition. Pp (4),[v]-viii,[1]-1066 + 16 pp of photos. Maps. 8vo, blue boards. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Polynesian Triangle. 1st US in dj.

By: BERRY, Erick and Herbert BEST BEST, Herbert

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Funk & Wagnalls, 1968,:

Seller ID: 21007


BERRY, Erick and Herbert BEST. The Polynesian Triangle. N.Y.: Funk & Wagnalls, (1968). First Printing. Pp 143. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth spine, brown cloth boards. Especially, chapters 2. Where Did the Polynesians Come From?, and 3. The Craft the Polynesians Sailed. Vg in lightly worn dj. 28.00 View more info

English for Maritime Studies.

By: BLAKEY, T. N.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pergamon Press, 1983, ISBN:0080286364:

Seller ID: 66969


BLAKEY, T. N. English for Maritime Studies. Materials for Language Practice. Oxford.: Pergamon Press, (1983). Pp 250 + [12] pp of plates + [1] pp folding diagram to rear. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "English for Maritime Studies is an intensive English language course for Deck, Engine-room and Radio personnel who are studying at nautical colleges and naval establishments throughout the world where English is used as the medium of instruction." -from the cover. Some wrinkling to covers, previous owner's label to spine "a teacher's resource" book, vg. 30.00 View more info

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

By: BLIGH, William)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: William and Robert Chambers, 1846,:

Seller ID: 66591


(BLIGH, William). Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts. [Volume XIV]. Edinburgh: William and Robert Chambers, (1846). Pp [various pagings]. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated paper covered boards. Contents of Volume XIV: 1. Gustavus Adolphus and the Thirty Years’ War; 2. The Stranger'sVisit to Edinburgh; 3. Narrative of the Mutiny of the Bounty; [32 pp]; 4. The Ettrick Shepherd; 5. History of the Plague in London; 6. Schools of Industry; 7. Quintin Matsys, the Blacksmith of Antwerp; 8. Selections from Shakespeare. Spine back missing, boards worn, abrasions to rear, edges frayed... View more info

Fourth Coast. pbk.

By: BLOCKSMA, Mary

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Penguin, 1995,:

Seller ID: 40053


BLOCKSMA, Mary. The Fourth Coast : Exploring the Great Lakes Coastline fromthe St. Lawrence Seaway to the Boundary Waters of Minnesota. (NY): Penguin , (1995). First Printing. Pp 337. 8vo, ill. card covers. "Traveling and camping alone, Mary Blocksma explored the 5,000 miles of the vast, beautiful, and often overlooked Northern Coastline- parasailing over Grand Traverse Bay, rollerblading along Lake Michigan, hiking exquisite nature trails, dancing at a powwow, ferrying to large inhabited islands, and conversing with the people who make the Great Lakes their home and with those who vacatio... View more info