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Sail, Race and Win. 1st UK in dj.

By: TWINAME, Eric

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Nautical Books, Macmillan, 1977, ISBN:0333331745:

Seller ID: 73097


TWINAME, Eric. Sail, Race and Win. L.: Nautical Books, Macmillan, (1977). First UK Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-viii, [1]-160. Photos in text. 8vo, grey cloth. Toy 4163. "Unfortunately, this is Twiname's last book. In it he describes convincingly and in detail a development scheme for improving racing skills to the limit of one's abilities. The scheme concentrates on systematic and purposeful mental and emotional development, but does not ignore technique and practice. It should be of help to winners as well as losers. " - Toy. Chapters : 1. Teach yourself to win; 2. The secrets of losing; 3... View more info

Atlantic Fishing Methods

By: Underwater World)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1989, ISBN:0662120558:

Seller ID: 68061


(Underwater World). Atlantic Fishing Methods. (Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1989). Pp. 12. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, green illustrated paper covers. A fact sheet briefly discussing various fishing methods commonly used on Canada's Atlantic coast, including trawling, seining andjigging. Vg. 5.00 View more info

Fish and the Mekong Project

By: United Nations)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East, 1972,:

Seller ID: 68594


(United Nations). Fish and the Mekong Project. Prepared by the Committee for Co-ordination of Investigations of the Lower Mekong Basin (Khmer Republic, Laos, Thailand and the Republic of Viet-nam). N.pl.: United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East, September, 1972. Pp. 15. With [6]leaves of plates. 4to, blue illustrated card covers. Inkstamp to front cov er, short crease to rear cover, lower corners creased, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Oceanography and Seamanship

By: VAN DORN, William G. VAN DORN, Richard (drawings)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1974, ISBN:039606888x:

Seller ID: 68273


VAN DORN, William G. Oceanography and Seamanship . Drawings by Richard Van Dorn. NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1974). Pp. [i]-x,(2),[1]-481,(3). Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth with metallic lettering to spine, top edge dyed grey. Faint staining to top edge of boards, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Trampvaart

By: VAN HOEK, H. Ahoy Bibliotheek)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Uitgevers Wyt, Rotterdam, 0,:

Seller ID: 68430


VAN HOEK, H. Trampvaart . Rotterdam: Uitgevers Wyt, [n.d. - late 1950s?]. Pp. [1]-96. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth spine with illustrated cream paper covered boards, black lettering to spine, top edge dyed blue. In the Ahoy Bibliotheek series. A volume on the history of tramp shipping in the Atlantic. Text in Dutch. Rubbed, name, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Fall from Glory : The Men Who Sank the U.S. Navy. in dj.

By: VISTICA, Gregory, L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 1995, ISBN:0684811502:

Seller ID: 66250


VISTICA, Gregory, L. Fall from Glory : The Men Who Sank the U.S. Navy. (NY): Simon & Schuster, (1995). Pp 478, + [16] pp of plates. 8vo, white cloth with blue paper covered boards. Gregory L. Vistica, the prize-winning journalist who broke the Tailhook scandal exposes the tradition of naval command,contempt and secrecy that damaged the reputation of the United States Navy in the 1990s. Cocked, previous name and inscription to ffep, ow vg. 25.00 View more info

Germany's High Sea Fleet in the World War

By: von SCHEER, Reinhard, Admiral

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Cassell, 1920,:

Seller ID: 75989


von SCHEER, Reinhard, Admiral. Germany's High Sea Fleet in the World War. With a Portrait and Twenty-eight Plans. Cassell, 1920. First UK Edition. Pp (6),v-xiv,(2),3-375,(1), portrait frontispiece + 2 fldg maps. 8vo, decorated blue cloth. Anderson 1097. Von Scheer (September 30, 1863 – November 26, 1928) was in comand of the High Seas Fleet at the Battle of Jutland, known to the Germans as the Battle of the Skagerrak. Contents : Part I.The First Two Years of the War to the Battle of the Skagerrak. 1. The Outbreak of War; 2. Relative Strengths and the Strategic Situation; 3. Awaiting the Enem... View more info

Report of the Committee on Research and Statistics on an Interim Session held in Biarritz, France, March 1-10, 1956

By: WALFORD, L. A.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 1956,:

Seller ID: 68933


WALFORD, L. A. Report of the Committee on Research and Statistics on an Interim Session held in Biarritz, France, March 1-10, 1956. N.pl.: n.p., 1956.Pp. 73. 4to, stapled self-wraps. A report from the meeting of the Commissi on, whose fundamental purpose is to determine how to scientifically increase the production of dish and to maintain it at its highest sustained yield.Light wear to spine ends and corners, name pencilled to front, else vg. 6. 00 View more info

Early Life History of Atlantic Mackerel (Scomber scombrus) in the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence

By: WARE, D. M. and T. C. LAMBERT LAMBERT, T. C. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 42:3)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, 1985,:

Seller ID: 67921


WARE, D. M. and T. C. LAMBERT. Early Life History of Atlantic Mackerel (Scomber scombrus) in the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence . [Ottawa]: Fisheries and Oceans, 1985. Pp. 577-592. Double column. 8vo, printed stapled blue cardcovers. Reprinted from Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Volume 42, Number 3, pp. 577-592. Minor inking to front, else vg. 5.00 View more info

Japanese Warships of World War II. 1st US pr in dj

By: WATTS, Anthony J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, 1967,:

Seller ID: 75878


WATTS, Anthony J. Japanese Warships of World War II. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. (1967). First US Printing. Pp. 1-400. Illustrated throughout. Small 8vo, red cloth, silver titles to spine. A comprehensive guide. With photographs, drawings, tables, &c. "Most of the records relating to the vessels of World War II were destroyed and it has taken years of research to gather the data for this volume. Within these pages are found the vessels of the Imperial Japanese Navy from the mighty Yamato class battleshipsto the suicide submarines. Ih as also been possible to include those un... View more info

Food of Alewives, Yellow Perch, Spottail Shines, Trout-Perch, and Slimy andFourhorn Sculpins in Southeastern Lake Michigan

By: WELLS, LaRue Technical Papers of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 98)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S. Department of the interior, Washington, 1980,:

Seller ID: 68006


WELLS, LaRue. Food of Alewives, Yellow Perch, Spottail Shines, Trout-Perch,and Slimy and Fourhorn Sculpins in Southeastern Lake Michigan . Washington : United Stated Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, 1980. Pp. (2),1-12,(2). Double column. Large 8vo, stapled printed grey card covers. Technical Papers of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, no. 98. Minor inking to covers, else vg. 5.00 View more info

Whale Fishery of New England

By: Whaling) PURRINGTON, Philip (intro.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Reynolds-DeWalt Printing, 1968,:

Seller ID: 44200


(Whaling). Whale Fishery of New England : An Account, with Illustrations and Some Interesting and Amusing Anecdotes, of the Rise and Fall of an Industry which has Made New England Famous throughout the World. Introduction by Philip Purrington. New Bedford, Mass.: Reynolds-DeWalt Printing, (1968). Pp63. 8vo, pale blue ill. card covers with blank spine. An attractively illu strated account of the subject originally published by the State Street Bank and Trust Company of Boston in 1915. Spine browned, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Distribtuion and Abundance of Atlantic Cod from an Acoustic Survey of Bonavista Bay - Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, during the fall of 1999

By: WHEELER, John P. Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat Research Document 2000/072)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Science, oceans and Environment Branch, St. John's, NF, 2000,:

Seller ID: 67804


WHEELER, John P. Distribtuion and Abundance of Atlantic Cod from an Acoustic Survey of Bonavista Bay - Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, during the fall of 1999 . St. John's, NF: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Science, Oceans and Environment Branch, 2000. Pp. 1-15,(1). Illustrated with maps. Large 8vo, stapled typescript with yellow cover sheet. Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat Research Document 2000/072. Vg. 6.00 View more info

Helical Coil Springs

By: WHITEHOUSE, T. Haydn and H. P. CLARKE CLARKE, H. P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Association of Engineering and Shipbuilding Draughtsmen, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 67790


WHITEHOUSE, T. Haydn and H. P. CLARKE. Helical Coil Springs . L.: The Association of Engineering and Shipbuilding Draughtsmen, [n.d. - early 1900s]. Pp. [4], + 6 plates and folding charts. 8vo, printed stapled grey card covers. Tea-stain and spotting to front, coveres rubbed with nicked edges, some inking verso plates, as well as marginal notations, else g. 10.00 View more info

Type 35 Torpedoboats of the Kriegsmarine

By: WHITLEY, M. J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: World Ship Society, 0, ISBN:0905617398:

Seller ID: 68603


WHITLEY, M. J. The "Type 35" Torpedoboats of the Kriegsmarine. Kendal, UK: World Ship Society, n.d. Pp. 23. Illustrated. 8vo, blue illustrated card covers. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Sea Dogs. 1st US in dj

By: WILLIAMS, Neville

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1975,:

Seller ID: 67884


WILLIAMS, Neville. The Sea Dogs : Privateers, Plunder and Piracy in the Elizabethan Age. N.Y.: Macmillan, (1975). First US Printing. Pp 278. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, red cloth. With Index. Vg in dj (surface tears to back flap). 30.00 View more info

Wooden Walles to Distant Shores : A Maritime Concoction and the Regina Maris Saga. in dj.

By: WILSON, John Aa., Capt.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Book Guild, Sussex, 1992, ISBN:0863305777:

Seller ID: 68842


WILSON, John Aa., Capt. Wooden Walles to Distant Shores : A Maritime Concoction and the Regina Maris Saga . Sussex: The Book Guild, (1992). Pp. [1]-381,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and tooling to spine. An informative volume on exploration of the world's oceans throughout the ages, coupled with the author's account of a cruise of clipper-ship Regina Maris around Cape Horn, built largely from diaries of crew members, with information on some of the customs crew members maintain whilst at sea. Vg in dj. 50.00 View more info

Amazing Grace : Smith Island and the Chesapeake Watermen. 1st US in dj.

By: WOLF, Bernard WOLF, Bernard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan, New York, 1986, ISBN:002793330x:

Seller ID: 68223


WOLF, Bernard. Amazing Grace : Smith Island and the Chesapeake Watermen . Written and photographed by Bernard Wolf. NY: Macmillan, (1986). First US Printing. Pp. (4),1-76. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, brown cloth spine with brownpaper covered boards, black lettering to spine. The life of the fishermen of small Smith Island in the Chesapeake Bay is profiled in this volume, interspliced with many black and white photographs. Vg in price-clipped dj. 20.00 View more info

Grandstand View of Jap Naval Disaster.

By: WOLFERT, Ira Reader's Digest 250 TAPER, Bernard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest, 1943,:

Seller ID: 23180


WOLFERT, Ira. "A Grandstand View of Jap Naval Disaster." An article in Reader's Digest, Vol.42, No.250, February 1943. Pp 11-16. Double column. Wolfert's article is condensed from The New York Times (Nov.28-29, '42). Also, Bernard Taper's "Hull 440 and How We Built It" (pp.78-80). Light wear to covers, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Man Who refused to Die. 3rd UK in dj.

By: WYNNE, Barry HOLYOAKE, Keith, the Rt. Hon.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Souvenir Press, 1966,:

Seller ID: 67819


WYNNE, Barry. The Man Who refused to Die : Teehu Makimare's 2,000 mile drift in an open boat across the South Seas. Foreword by the Rt. Hon. Keith Holyoake. (L): Souvenir Press, (October 1966). Third Printing. Pp 158, 12 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 0696. An account of eight men's open boatvoyage in a thirteen-foot pearl fishing cutter, and of the extraordinary l eadership that helped them to survive it. Vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 35.00 View more info