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Build Your Own Boat : Building and Fitting Out for Sail or Power. 1st US in dj.

By: NICOLSON, Ian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norton, New York, 1982, ISBN:0393032736:

Seller ID: 73951


NICOLSON, Ian. Build Your Own Boat : Building and Fitting Out for Sail or Power . New York: Norton, (1982). First US Printing. Pp. (10),1-198. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Toy 4944 : "Finishing a bare fibreglass hull. Has useful detailed information and diagrams. Helpful pointers for evaluating a boat for purchase." "By following his instructions, backed up by many sketches and diagrams, the enthusiast will find that he too can singlehandedly, or with help, build, fit-out, and launch boat as sound and seaworthy, and far bigger, than a... View more info

Ice Bound. 1st pr. in dj.

By: NIELSEN, Jerri, Dr VOLLERS, Mary Anne.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Hyperion, 2001,:

Seller ID: 69000


NIELSEN, Jerri, Dr. Ice Bound : A Doctor's Incredible Battle for Survival at the South Pole. With Mary Anne Vollers. NY: Hyperion, (2001). First Printing. Pp 362, [8] pp plates. 8vo, blue spine with blue boards. Nielsen's account of her self-diagnosis of cancer, treatment, and rescue from the South Pole research station in October of 1999. Vg in dj. 22.50 View more info

Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) Handbook

By: Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1994,:

Seller ID: 68365


(Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization). Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) Handbook. Dartmouth, NS: NAFO, 1994. Pp. 97. Small 8vo, blue pronted card covers, black spiral bound. The handbook contains the text of the basic NAFO documents: The Convention on Future Multilateral Cooperation of the Northwest Atlantic Fisheres, with its Annexes, the Rules of Procedure for constituent bodies and the Financial regulations. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Guns at Sea: The World's Great Naval Battles

By: ORTZEN, Len KENNEDY, Ludovic (foreword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Galahad Books, 1976, ISBN:088365363x:

Seller ID: 68101


ORTZEN, Len. Guns at Sea: The World's Great Naval Battles. Foreword by Ludovic Kennedy. NY: Galahad Books, (1976). Pp. 160. Illustrated. 4to, green cloth, gilt ttiles to spine. A history of some of the key naval battles since1340. Inscription to half-title, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Unquiet Gods. UK in dj

By: PADFIELD, Peter

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1980,:

Seller ID: 16747


PADFIELD, Peter. The Unquiet Gods. L.: Hutchinson, (1980). Pp 301. 8vo, grey cloth. Nautical fiction. "Lieutenant Guy Greville, H.M.S. Dulcinea and her irascible Captain, the Earl of Saxmundham [...] sail into Bombay at the height of its splendour as commercial capital of the British Raj, to find one of the ships of the station H.M.S. Curlew, has disappeared without a trace". Slightly cocked, remainer dot on fore-edge, edges dusty, ow vg in price-clipped dj. 22.00 View more info

Boat Alphabet Book

By: PALLOTTA, Jerry BIEDRZYCKI, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Charlesbridge, Watertown, MA, 1998, ISBN:0881069108:

Seller ID: 68813


PALLOTTA, Jerry. The Boat Alphabet Book . Illustrated by David Biedrzycki. (Watertown, MA): Charlesbridge, (1998). Pp. [32]. Unpaginated. Illustrated.Oblong 8vo, illustrated orange and red card covered boards. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Leaves from an Unwritten Log-Book. red cloth

By: PARKER, Walter H., Captain

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co, 1932,:

Seller ID: 50606


PARKER, Walter H., Captain. Leaves from an Unwritten Log-Book. L.: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., [n. d.]. [early 1930s?: the phrase "and, still, in 1931" in the caption of the plate of the R.M.S. Olympic]. Pp (6),vii-xv,,(1),1-272, portrait frontispiece + [9] pp of plates. Errata slip tipped-in at p.xiii. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to spine, likely indicating that this is not the first issue binding. A biography of a sailor who apprenticed on a windjammer and proceeded in his career, through the Royal Navy to become captain of some of the finest liners of his time. Uncommon. Some ch... View more info

Spanish Seaborne Empire. 1st UK in dj

By: PARRY, J.H. History of Human Society

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1966,:

Seller ID: 68977


PARRY, J.H. The Spanish Seaborne Empire. L.: Hutchinson, (1966). First Printing. Pp 416. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. In The History of Human Societyseries. Vg in lightly edgeworn dj. 40.00 View more info

Regional Review of the Status of Northern Shrimp (Pandalus borealis) Resources in Areas off Newfoundland and Labrador (Divisions OB to 3K)

By: PARSONS, D. G. and P. J. VEITCH VEITCH, P. H. Department of Fisheries Canadian Stock Assessment Research Doc 97/05)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, St. John's, NF, 1997,:

Seller ID: 67803


PARSONS, D. G. and P. J. VEITCH. Regional Review of the Status of Northern Shrimp (Pandalus borealis) Resources in Areas off Newfoundland and Labrador(Divisions OB to 3K) . St. John's, NF: Science Branch, Department of Fishe ries and Oceans, 1997. Pp. 1-38. Illustrated. Large 8vo, stapled typescriptwith yellow cover sheet. Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat Research Document 97/05. Vg. 8.00 View more info

Regional, Interim Review of the Status of Northern Shrimp (Pandalus borealis) resources in Areas off Newfoundland and Labrador (Divisions 0B to 3K)

By: PARSONS, D. G. and P. J. VEITCH VEITCH, P. J. DFO Atlantic Fisheries Research Document 95/7)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, St. John's, NF, 1995,:

Seller ID: 68030


PARSONS, D. G. and P. J. VEITCH. Regional, Interim Review of the Status of Northern Shrimp (Pandalus borealis) Resources in Areas off Newfoundland andLabrador (Divisions 0B to 3K) . St. John's, NF: Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1995. Pp. 26. Illustrated with maps. Stapled type script with yellow cover sheet. DFO Atlantic Fisheries Research Document 95/7. Vg. 7.00 View more info

To the Pacific and Arctic with Beechey. in dj

By: PEARD, George Hakluyt Society 2nd Series: No.143 GOUGH, Barry M., editor BEECHEY, Frederick William

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hakluyt Society, 1973,:

Seller ID: 23794


(PEARD, George). GOUGH, Barry M., (ed.). To the Pacific and Arctic with Beechey: The Journal of Lieutenant George Peard of H.M.S. Blossom, 1825-1828. Cambridge: Published for the Hakluyt Society at the University Press, 1973.Pp 272, port. frontis.+ 4 pages of plates + 2 fldg charts. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt to front and spine. The Hakluyt Society, 2nd Series, No.143. "[. ..] a lucid account of one of the most comprehensive British naval voyages to the Pacific since the days of Cook, Vancouver and Broughton. The Blossommade her way via Cape Horn to the Pacific, called at various places wit... View more info

Snap-On/Drum Longlining System for Halibut

By: PEELING, Don (project officer) Fisheries Development Branch Project Summary no. 1)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fisheries Development Branch, Fisheries and Oceans, Scotia Fundy Region, Halifax, 1985,:

Seller ID: 67999


PEELING, Don (project officer). Snap-On/Drum Longlining System for Halibut . Halifax: Fisheries Development Branch, Fisheries and Oceans, Scotia FundyRegion, 1985. Pp. [4]. Unpaginated. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illus trated self wraps. Fisheries Development Branch Project Summary no. 1, March 1985. Vg. 5.00 View more info

Reefer and Rifleman : A Tale of Two Services. as is.

By: PERCY-GROVES, J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Blackie and Son, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 68732


PERCY-GROVES, J. Reefer and Rifleman : A Tale of Two Services . L.: Blackieand Son, [n.d. - ca. 1890?]. Pp. [i]-v,(4),10-288,[1]-32 of ads, frontis., + 5 p. of plates. 8vo, green decorated cloth with gilt title block to spin e. Spine ends chipped, frontispiece and ffep detached but present, edgeworn, bottom edge spotted, hinges tender, gift inscription to ffep (from 1890).As is. 15.00 View more info

Division 3O Redfish : Status Update

By: POWER, D., D. B. ATKINSON, and W. B. BRODIE ATKINSON, D. B. BRODIE, W. B. DFO Atlantic Fisheries Research 96/115)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, St. John's, NF, 1996,:

Seller ID: 68029


POWER, D., D. B. ATKINSON, and W. B. BRODIE. Division 3O Redfish : Status Update . St. John's, NF: Science Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans,1996. Pp. 19. Stapled typescript with yellow cover sheet. DFO Atlantic Fis heries Research Document 96/115. Vg. 7.00 View more info

Ensign Prenties's Narrative. in dj

By: PRENTIES, S.W. CAMPBELL, G.G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ryerson, 1968,:

Seller ID: 1415


PRENTIES, S.W. Ensign Prenties's Narrative : A Castaway on Cape Breton. Edited with an Historical Setting and Notes by G.G.Campbell. Tor.: Ryerson, 1968. Pp (6),vii-xix,(1),90, frontis. 8vo, brown cloth. Walter Prenties was an Ensign of the 84th Regiment of Foot, carrying dispatches from Quebec to New York during the U.S. Revolutionary War when his ship was wrecked on the west coast of Cape Breton island in November of 1780. His narrative recounts the wreck, the survivors' desperate initial efforts, their open-boat voyage in search of rescue, and the care they received from the local native po... View more info

Pilot Aboard. 1st UK in dj.

By: RADFORD, John

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Blackwood, 1966,:

Seller ID: 26451


RADFORD, John. Pilot Aboard. Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons, 1966. Pp 319, illustrated with 16 pages of plates. 8vo, green cloth. "When John Radford entered the Pilotage Service he had been at sea for nearly twenty years, sailing all over the world in the Merchant Navy. Being also a trained officer in the Royal Naval Reserve, he knew the work of the fleet at sea, the thrill of night-firings in battleships, the excitement of tactical manoeuvres in destroyers." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 60.00 View more info

Nonsuch. no dj

By: RANKIN, Laird

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Clarke, Irwin, 1974,:

Seller ID: 67950


RANKIN, Laird. The Nonsuch. Tor./Vancouver : Clarke, Irwin & Co., (1974). First Printing. Pp 132. Illustrated. Sq 8vo, blue cloth. "In June 1668 a square-rigged ketch named Nonsuch left England in search of a northern access to the rich fur country of Canada. When she dropped anchor in James Bay nearly four months later, a new chapter of Canadian history had begun, for as a result of her successful mission the Hudson's Bay Company, the oldest chartered trading company in the world, was born." - from the dj. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Great Lakes Shipwrecks and Survivals

By: RATIGAN, William WEIDENAAR, Reynold H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1973, ISBN:0802870104:

Seller ID: 68398


RATIGAN, William. Great Lakes Shipwrecks and Survivals. Illustrated by Reynold H. Weidenaar. Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, (November, 1973). New Revised and Enlarged Edition. Pp. 333. 8vo, blue illustrated card covers. The author recounts in great detail many of the nautical disasters that have happened over the years on the Great Lakes Spine creased, slight waterspotting to the fore-edge, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Great Stories of the Sea. 1st pr.

By: RAVVIN, Norman, ed RADDALL, Thomas. DUNCAN, Norman. MACLEOD, Alistair.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Red Deer Press, 1999,:

Seller ID: 33485


RAVVIN, Norman, ed. Great Stories of the Sea. (Red Deer, Alberta): Red DeerPress, (1999). First Printing. Pp 239. 8vo, ill. card covers. A diverse lo t of sea tales, mostly from Canadian writers such as Silver Donald Cameron,Thomas Raddall, Audrey Thomas, and Alistair MacLeod. Vg. 12.50 View more info

Resolute

By: Resolute Bay]

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1988,:

Seller ID: 68321


[Resolute Bay]. Resolute . [N.pl.: N.pub., n.d. - 1988?]. Pp. [28]. Unpaginated. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled illustrated white self wraps. A selection of reprinted documents detailing the exploration and history of Resolute Bay. Inking to front (with a couple of grammatical errors), else vg. 5.00 View more info