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Ramage's Diamond. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Secker and Warburg, London, 1976,:

Seller ID: 73810


POPE, Dudley. Ramage's Diamond . A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker andWarburg, (1976). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),1-304,(4). 8vo, brown cloth wi th gilt lettering and decoration to spine. "At last young Lord Ramage gets promotion: his latest orders from the Admiralty are addressed to the Royal Navy's newest and most junior captain. But they are routine -- to take his frigate (and an untried crew) to the West Indies. There the Commander-in-Chief gives him and the Juno frigate blockade duty off Martinique -- to make sure the French do not get ships or supplies into Fort Royal. Dull duty... View more info

Ramage's Mutiny. ex-library. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Secker and Warburg, London, 1977,:

Seller ID: 73809


POPE, Dudley. Ramage's Mutiny. A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, (1977). First UK Printing. Pp. (6),1-232. 8vo, rebound in green library binding with white lettering to spine. "Young Captain Ramage is in English Harbour, Antigua, busily commissioning the French frigate he captured in a brilliant action off Martinique. But he is far from sure she will prove a lucky ship. The Admiral has just sung his praises of Their Lordships for the Diamond Rock affair -- and then given him orders that can only bring failure and discredity, even if he lives long enough to be blamed. Whil... View more info

Ramage's Devil. 1st UK in dj

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1982, ISBN:043637742x:

Seller ID: 73711


POPE, Dudley. Ramage's Devil. A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker & Warburg, (1982). First UK Printing. Pp. (10),1-256,(6). Illustrated with maps. 8vo, grey cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Hours before the formal declaration of hostilities, Bonaparte arrests all Britons and French Royalists he can find in France. Ramage and his wife manage to escape but their host,the Count of Rennes, is arrested and sentenced to transportation to Devil' s Island, France's notorious prison colony. In hiding from Bonaparte's secret police, Ramage hears that a mutinous British brig has sailed into Br... View more info

Ramage and the Guillotine. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, London, 1975,:

Seller ID: 73767


POPE, Dudley. Ramage and the Guillotine . A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, (1975). First UK Printing. Pp. (6),1-286. 8vo, red clothwith gilt lettering to spine. The sixth novel in Pope's "Ramage" series. " It is 1801 and, in France, Napoleon is massing men and ships for the Great Invasion. The resources of the British Navy concentrate on watching and blockading the Channel. Given favourable winds, an invasion fleet has too widea choice of landing places for the Navy to guard them all. The Admiralty n eeds to know how many men, how many ships, and their state of p... View more info

Ramage's Prize. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, London, 1974,:

Seller ID: 73766


POPE, Dudley. Ramage's Prize. A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, (1974). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),1-344. Illustrated with maps. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The fifth novel in Pope's "Ramage" series. "At the peak of the war against Bonaparte's France a vital link in the Admiralty's communications with the West Indies is inexplicably cut.The elegant Post Office packets, specially designed for speed, are not arr iving at Falmouth. Whitehall and the merchant community are starved of invormation, as crucial a commodity in this bitter conflict as powd... View more info

Ramage's Challenge. 1st UK in unclipped dj.

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, London, 1985, ISBN:0436377462:

Seller ID: 73708


POPE, Dudley. Ramage's Challenge . A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker &Warburg, (1985). First UK Printing. Pp. (10),1-262. 8vo, blue-green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "With his new and beautiful wife missing at sea and possibly dead, Captain Nicholas Ramage, R.N., not yet thirty-years old, faces a bleak and loveless future. This does not concern the Admiralty when they give him sealed orders 'To be opened off Gibraltar'. The war against the French must go on." - from the dj. Remainder mark to bottom edge, else vg in edge-spotted (head and tail of flaps), unclipped dj. 40.00 View more info

Governor Ramage, R.N. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1973,:

Seller ID: 73718


POPE, Dudley. Governor Ramage, R.N. : A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker & Warburg, (1973). First UK Printing. Pp. (10),1-340. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "It is 1797 and tall, elegant, young Lieutenant Lord Ramage, in command of the Triton brig, has been ordered to help escorta convy from Barbados to Jamaica... This particular convoy promises more t han just boredom and irritation for Nicholas Ramage. Rear-Admiral Goddard, who is in overall command, is waging a vendetta against the Ramage family and even before the convoy sails he has made it clear that he will be wa... View more info

Ramage Touch. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE 10)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1979,:

Seller ID: 73716


POPE, Dudley. The Ramage Touch . A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker andWarburg, (1979). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),1-226,(2). 8vo, blue cloth wit h gilt lettering to spine. "Captain Ramage is back from the tropics and sailing the Mediterranean (occasionally under false colours) in a captured French frigate. His orders from the Admiralty tell him to attack Napoleon's ships, raid his garrisons and make up for the fact that a crippling shortage of ships means the Royal Navy is almost withdrawn from the Mediterranean. With his hand picked crew, he manages to be rather more than a nuisancce... View more info

Ramage and the Dido. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley RAMAGE)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, London, 1989, ISBN:0436377586:

Seller ID: 73703


POPE, Dudley. Ramage and the Dido . London: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, (1989). First UK Printing. Pp. (10),1-243,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A novel in the Ramage series, following up on his being named the youngest captain of a ship of the line since Nelson. "Their Lordships of the Admiralty are wise enough not to make ... Ramage the youngest captain of a ship of the line since Nelson without support: he brings allhis old crew to his new command, from the venerable Southwick, the master and still a fearsome figure with a broadsword in his hand, to young Paol... View more info

Buccaneer. 1st Canadian in dj. cracked.

By: POPE, Dudley.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Musson, 1981, ISBN:0-7737-0052-8:

Seller ID: 56057


POPE, Dudley. Buccaneer : A Novel. Don Mills, ON.: Musson, (1981). First Canadian Edition. Pp 277. Illustrated with [1] double page map. 8vo, purple cloth. The Roundheads are hunting the Royalists in Barbados. In the 1650s with Englishmen slaughtering Englishmen no one is safe in the Caribbean. European navies battle each other for the wealth of the New World, and all are fair game for the buccaneers along the Spanish Main. Slightly cocked, remainder mark to top edge, inner rear hinge cracked, ow vg in dj. 35.00 View more info

Ramage and the Saracens. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1988, ISBN:043637756X:

Seller ID: 73705


POPE, Dudley. Ramage and the Saracens. London: Alison Press / Secker & Warburg, (1988). First UK Printing. Pp. (10),1-258. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The Calypso is ready and Captain Ramage's orders are to sail to Sicily: "[...] where Barbary Coast pirates, known locally as Saraceni, have been terrorizing the fishing ports." -from the dust jacket. Vg-fine in clean, crisp, unclipped dj. 50.00 View more info

Buccaneer. 1st Canadian in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Musson, 1981, ISBN:0773700528:

Seller ID: 73713


POPE, Dudley. Buccaneer : A Novel. Don Mills, ON: Musson, (1981). First Canadian Edition. Pp. (10),1-278. Illustrated with [1] double page map. 8vo, purple cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The Roundheads are hunting the Royalists in Barbados. In the 1650s with Englishmen slaughtering Englishmen no one is safe in the Caribbean. European navies battle each other for the wealth of the New World, and all are fair game for the buccaneers along the Spanish Main. Vg-fine in clean, crisp, unclipped dj. 35.00 View more info

Buccaneer. 1st Canadian in dj. with remainder mark.

By: POPE, Dudley.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Musson, 1981, ISBN:0773700528:

Seller ID: 73712


POPE, Dudley. Buccaneer : A Novel. Don Mills, ON: Musson, (1981). First Canadian Edition. Pp. (10),1-278. Illustrated with [1] double page map. 8vo, purple cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The Roundheads are hunting the Royalists in Barbados. In the 1650s with Englishmen slaughtering Englishmen no one is safe in the Caribbean. European navies battle each other for the wealth of the New World, and all are fair game for the buccaneers along the Spanish Main. Remainder mark to top edge, else vg in nicked, unclipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Fishermen of Fiordland. in dj.

By: POWELL, Paul

Price: $14.00

Publisher: A.H. & A.W. Reed, Wellington, 1976, ISBN:0589009389:

Seller ID: 74433


POWELL, Paul. Fishermen of Fiordland. Wellington: A.H. & A.W. Reed, (1976).Pp. [i]-xi,(1),1-118,(2). Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A survey of the lobster fisherman of New Zealand. Dampstain to upper left portion of boards with wrinkling to leaves, else g in rubbed, chipped dj. 14.00 View more info

From the Bottom Up : One Man's Crusade to Clean America's Rivers. in dj.

By: PREGRACKE, Chad BARROW, Jeff WALL, Tim, intro.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: National Geographic, Washington, 2007, ISBN:9781426201004:

Seller ID: 74523


PREGRACKE, Chad. From the Bottom Up : One Man's Crusade to Clean America's Rivers . With Jeff Barrow. Introduction by Tim Wall. Washington, DC: National Geographic, (2007). Pp. [i]-xvii,(1),[1]-301,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, bluecloth spine with orange paper covered boards, silver decoration to front a nd silver lettering to spine. Vg-fine in dj. 16.00 View more info

Aircraft Carriers. 2nd UK in dj.

By: PRESTON, Antony

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brompton, 1989, ISBN:0861240677:

Seller ID: 42554


PRESTON, Antony. Aircraft Carriers. (N.pl.) : Brompton, (1989). Pp 64. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. A brief illustrated introduction to the development of carrier-based aviation. Vg in nicked dj. 10.00 View more info

Destroyers. 1st US in dj

By: PRESTON, Antony

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bison Books, 1982, ISBN:0861240650:

Seller ID: 23894


PRESTON, Antony. Destroyers. (Greenwich, CT) : Bison Books, (1982). First Printing. Pp 64. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. Principally pictorial. Chapters : Dover Patrol to Jutland; Battle of the Atlantic; The Malta Convoys; War in the Pacific; Victory over Japan. Damage to top inch of inner hinge, else vg in dj. 10.00 View more info

Cruisers. in dj.

By: PRESTON, Antony

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bison Books, Greenwich, CT, 1982, ISBN:0861240642:

Seller ID: 52104


PRESTON, Antony. Cruisers. (Greenwich, CT): Bison Books, (1982). Pp 64. Illustrated. 4to, navy cloth. A brief illustrated introduction to the emergence of cruisers as a dominant type of military vessel. Vg in dj. 12.00 View more info

Strike Craft. in dj.

By: PRESTON, Antony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bison, 1982, ISBN:0861240685:

Seller ID: 42963


PRESTON, Antony. Strike Craft. (L): Bison Books, (1982). Pp 64. 4to, blue cloth. An illustrated history of fast attack craft, from the experimental Turbinia of the late nineteenth century to the patrol hydrofoils of the late twentieth. Vg in slightly rubbed dj. 15.00 View more info

Carriers : Modern Air Power. US in dj.

By: PRESTON, Antony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gallery Books, 1989, ISBN:08231760605:

Seller ID: 66333


PRESTON, Antony. Aircraft Carriers. NY: Gallery Books, (1990). Pp 80. Illustrated. 4to, blue card covered boards. A brief illustrated introduction to the development of carrier-based aviation. Chapters : 1. Early Carriers; 2.Decline and Rise; 3. New Technology and Techniques; 4. Vietnam; 5. Carrier Air Power in the 1980s; 6. The Future. Vg in rubbed, dampstained dj. 15.00 View more info