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Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 14 July - December,1952. in dj.

By: Sea Breezes) SIEPMANN, Ricardo MARSHALL, T.P., Capt. SOUTER, William A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1952,:

Seller ID: 76553


(Sea Breezes). Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 14 July - December 1952. Liverpool: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1952. Pp. 464including index. Illustrated, with several plates. Double column. Small 8v o, green cloth, gilt to spine. Of interest: "Exploits of the Privateer Alabama" (pp.8-16); Capt. H.W. Chubb and C.L.D. Duckworth's "Eighty-five Years of the I.F.C." (Irrawaddy Flotilla Comapny, pp.30-46); "The Cairn-Thomson Line" (pp.112-119); a series of Captain T.P. Marshall's memoirs; J.W. Humphrey's "Centenary of Cosens and Company, Weymouth... View more info

Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 15 January - June, 1953. in dj

By: Sea Breezes) SOMERVILLE, Cameron CONRAD, Joseph VILLIERS, Alan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1953,:

Seller ID: 55101


(Sea Breezes). Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 15 January - June, 1953. Liverpool: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1953. Pp. 466, including index. Illustrated, including one very attractive double foldedcolour plate of the passenger and cargo ship "City of Port Elizabeth". Dou ble column. Small 8vo, green cloth, gilt to spine. Of interest: Cameron Somerville's "The Ubiquitous 'Puffer'", the name given to the grimy coal boatsthat plied the Scottish coast; "Progress of Buries Markes Ltd."(pp.36-44); Hapag's History, 1847-1952" (pp.52-69, 122-131,... View more info

Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 23 January 1957. indj

By: Sea Breezes) SPELLER, Leslie ADAM, M., Contre-Amiral TAYLOR, Francis C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1957,:

Seller ID: 55103


(Sea Breezes). Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 23 January to June 1957. Liverpool: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1957. Pp. 496, including index. Illustrated. Double column. Small 8vo, green cloth, giltto spine. Of interest: Roy Clark's "A Cruise in the Falcon"; Francis C. Ta ylor's "The Rustic at Sea" (1850 aboard the barque Stag); "A Clyde Century"(pp.30-47, a history of Steel and Bennie Ltd., a firm of tug owners, with photographs of the paddle-tug "Albatross", "Cruiser", (one in black & whiteand another double page colour plate... View more info

Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 28 July - December,1959. in dj

By: Sea Breezes) SPELLER, Leslie BONSOR, N.R.P. FARR, GRAHAME

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1959,:

Seller ID: 76270


(Sea Breezes). Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 28 July - December, 1959. Liverpool: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1959. Pp. 436, [1]-16 index. Illustrated, with several full colour plates included. SIngle /double column. Small 8vo, green cloth, gilt to spine. Of interest: John L. Hobbs' "World Towage" (pp.24-39, 90-105); Emmett A. Hoskins' "Steam Schooners" (pp.130-138, 216-223); Alfred Hine's "The Holme Line of Maryport" (pp.162-171); Leslie Speller's "Dover - Ostend" (pp.236-256); Edwin Drechsel's "Five Bremens" (pp.286-296); N.... View more info

Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 34 July - December,1962. in dj.

By: Sea Breezes) STEVENS, T.S. MILSTER, Conrad HALLAM, W.B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1962,:

Seller ID: 76227


(Sea Breezes). Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 34 July - December, 1962. Liverpool: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1962. Pp. 480 + 16 p. of index. Illustrated, with several plates (some of which are in colour). Single / double column. Small 8vo, green cloth, gilt to spine. Of interest: T.S Stevens' "Australian Venture" (on McIlwraith McEacharn Ltd, pp.32-53); Wing Comdr. H. Russell's "Illawarra Passage; Conrad Milster's "Excursion Steamers of New York Harbour" (pp.111-139); Craig J.M. Carter's "Suction Dredgers" (pp.140-146); "'Story of Sm... View more info

Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 30 July - December,1960. in dj.

By: Sea Breezes) THOMPSON, F.J. YATES, Norman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1960,:

Seller ID: 59876


(Sea Breezes). Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 30 July - December, 1960. Liverpool: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1960. Pp. 464 + 18 p. of index. Illustrated, with several plates (some of which are in colour). Small 8vo, green cloth, gilt to spine. Of interest: Capt. Norman Yates's "Around the World in Sail", (two-parts, on an apprenticeship aboard the barque Kildalton); F. G. E. Moll's "Rhine Passenger Traffic" (pp.30-52); Stephen Tetlow's "Last of the 'Empire' Troopers" (the diminishing need for troop ships with the advent of larger airborne tr... View more info

Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 30 July - December,1960. no dj.

By: Sea Breezes) THOMPSON, F.J. YATES, Norman

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1960,:

Seller ID: 76787


(Sea Breezes). Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 30 July - December, 1960. Liverpool: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1960. Pp. 464 + 18 p. of index. Illustrated, with several plates (some of which are in colour). Small 8vo, green cloth, gilt to spine. Of interest: Capt. Norman Yates's "Around the World in Sail", (two-parts, on an apprenticeship aboard the barque Kildalton); F. G. E. Moll's "Rhine Passenger Traffic" (pp.30-52); Stephen Tetlow's "Last of the 'Empire' Troopers" (the diminishing need for troop ships with the advent of larger airborne tr... View more info

Beautiful Machine: Rivers and the Republican Plan 1755-1825. in dj.

By: SEELYE, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1991,:

Seller ID: 33101


SEELYE, John. Beautiful Machine : Rivers and the Republican Plan 1755-1825.NY: Oxford University Press, 1991. Pp 430. 8vo, blue spine with blue board s. "The second volume in Seelye's series on the rivers of America in the American imagination [after Prophetic Waters], Beautiful Machine explores a critical, transitional period in American history, taking as its starting point the French and Indian War- the event that determined domination of North America by an Anglo-American presence- and ending with the opening of theErie Canal- the event that determined the geopolitical alignment that w... View more info

Field Identification Guide to the Sharks and Rays of the Mediterranean and Black Sea

By: SERENA, Fabrizio FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, 2005, ISBN:9251052913:

Seller ID: 73201


SERENA, Fabrizio. Field Identification Guide to the Sharks and Rays of the Mediterranean and Black Sea . Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2005. Pp. [i]-ix,(1),1-97,(1), + 12 p. of colour plates at rear. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated pale blue card covers. An FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. Minor nicking to top edge, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Ship Strength and Winter Navigation : VTT Symposium 52, Espoo, January 10-11, 1984

By: Ship Strength]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, 1984,:

Seller ID: 74358


[Ship Strength]. Ship Strength and Winter Navigation : VTT Symposium 52, Espoo, January 10-11, 1984 . Organized by the Technical Research Centre of Finland, Research Laboratory. Espoo: Technical Research Centre of Finland, 1984. Pp. [1]-259,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, printed cream card covers. Contents:1. Juhani Sukselainen's "Foreword"; 2. Petri Varsta's "Rational Approach t o Ship Strength Problems"; 3. Jerzy Matusiak and Jukka Vasama's "The Long-Term Forecast and Calculation of Wave Loads on Ships"; 4. Erkki Knuuttila, Matusiak, and Antti Rantanen's "Wave-induced Sla... View more info

Analysis and Assessment of Major Uncertainties Associated with Ship Hull Ultimate Failure

By: Ship Structure Committee

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ship Structure Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, Washington, 1984,:

Seller ID: 74352


Ship Structure Committee. Analysis and Assessment of Major Uncertainties Associated with Ship Hull Ultimate Failure . Washington, DC: Ship Structure Committee, U.S. Coast Guard,1984. Pp. [i]-viii,1-97,(3). 4to, printed blue card covers. SSC-322. Minor creasing to rear cover, small stain to bottom edge, else vg. 22.50 View more info

Analytical Techniques for Predicting Grounded Ship Response

By: Ship Structure Committee

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ship Structure Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, Washington, 1984,:

Seller ID: 74354


Ship Structure Committee. Analytical Techniques for Predicting Grounded Ship Response . Washington, DC: Ship Structure Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, 1984. Pp. [i]-x,1-81,(1), + 64 p. of appendices. 4to, printed red card covers. SSC-324. Minor creasing to rear cover, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Fracture Control for Fixed Offshore Structures

By: Ship Structure Committee

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ship Structure Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, Washington, 1985,:

Seller ID: 74351


Ship Structure Committee. Fracture Control for Fixed Offshore Structures . Washington, DC: Ship Structure Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, 1985. Pp. (1),[i]-iv,[i]-vii,[1]-185,(1),A1-A5,(1),B1-B11,(1). 4to, printed blue card covers. SSC-328. Faint smudge and minor creasing to front cover, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Updating of Fillet Weld Strength Parameters for Commercial Shipbuilding

By: Ship Structure Committee

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ship Structure Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, Washington, 1984,:

Seller ID: 74355


Ship Structure Committee. Updating of Fillet Weld Strength Parameters for Commercial Shipbuilding . Washington, DC: Ship Structure Committee, 1984. Various paginations. 4to, printed tan card covers. SSC-323. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Port of New Orleans : The story of one of America's most enchanting cities - a great seaport and gateway to the vast Mississippi river valley. in dj.

By: SINCLAIR, Harold Seaport Series

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran, Garden City, NY, 1942,:

Seller ID: 75995


SINCLAIR, Harold. The Port of New Orleans : The story of one of America's most enchanting cities - a great seaport and gateway to the vast Mississippiriver valley . Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1942. First American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiii,(3),1-335,(1), frontis., + 7 p. of plates. Illustrated. Illustrated endpapers. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering and tooling to spine. A volume in The Seaport Series. Contents: 1. Empire and the French; 2. Louisiana Becomes a Business; 3. The Western Company also Fails; 4. Pomp in the Wilderness; 5. Comic Opera in Spanish; 6. New Orleans and... View more info

Model Sail & Power Boating : By Remote Control. 1st pbk.

By: SIPOSS, George Tab Books number 693

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tab Books, Blue Ridge Summit, PA, 1974, ISBN:0830636935:

Seller ID: 73943


SIPOSS, George. Model Sail & Power Boating : By Remote Control . Blue RidgeSummit, PA: Tab Books, (1974). First Paperback Printing. Pp. [1]-192. Illu strated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Tab Books number 693. Toy 4411. Lightly rubbed with some minor edgewear, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Because the Horn is There. 2nd pr in dj.

By: SMEETON, Miles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gray's Publishing, Sidney, BC, 1971, ISBN:0888260261:

Seller ID: 74610


SMEETON, Miles. ...Because the Horn is There. Sidney, BC: Gray's Publishing, 1971. Second Printing. Pp. (10),1-169,(1), + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated.Map endpapers. 8vo, brown cloth with metallic lettering to spine. Toy 748. The author's account of his 19,000-mile voyage from England to British Col umbia by way of Cape Horn; a route that had twice seen Smeeton's vessel capsize whilst trying to round the Horn in the past. Creasing to a couple of leaves, else very good in a rubbed dj (with a smalll piece missing from the rear panel). 25.00 View more info

Legends of the New England Coast. 1st in dj. signed

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1957,:

Seller ID: 66162


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Legends of the New England Coast. Illustrated. NY.: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1957. First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xiv,(3),1-268,(2) + [16] pp of plates. 8vo, yellow-green cloth. Another collection by New England's master storyteller Edward Rowe Snow. Chapters : 1. Andrea Doria (pp.1-21); 2. Our First Naval Battle; 3. Phantom Ships of New England; 4. Lithobolia, of the Stone-Throwing Devil; 5. Jonathan Moulton and the Devil; 6. A Real New Hampshire Witch; 7. Ocean Born Mary; 8. Pocahontas or Enewa?; 9. The Unwed Maid of Marblehead; 10. Putnam, the Incredible [Israel Putnam]; 11. The Man... View more info

Mysterious Tales of the New England Coast. in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1966,:

Seller ID: 74793


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Mysterious Tales of the New England Coast . NY: Dodd, Mead, 1966. Pp. [i]-x, 1-310. (16) pages of illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Legends of the New England Coast. 1st in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1957,:

Seller ID: 74712


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Legends of the New England Coast. Illustrated. NY.: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1957. First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xiv,(3),1-268,(2) + [16] pp of plates. 8vo, yellow-green cloth. Another collection by New England's master storyteller Edward Rowe Snow. Chapters : 1. Andrea Doria (pp.1-21); 2. Our First Naval Battle; 3. Phantom Ships of New England; 4. Lithobolia, of the Stone-Throwing Devil; 5. Jonathan Moulton and the Devil; 6. A Real New Hampshire Witch; 7. Ocean Born Mary; 8. Pocahontas or Enewa?; 9. The Unwed Maid of Marblehead; 10. Putnam, the Incredible [Israel Putnam]; 11. The Man... View more info