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Bay of Fundy Issues : A Scientific Overview : Workshop Proceedings, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, January 29 to February 1, 1996

By: PERCY, J.A., P.G. WELLS., and A.J. EVANS, eds. Environment Canada, Atlantic Region, Occasional Report number 8 WELLS, P.G., ed. EVANS, A.J., ed.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Environment Canada / Fundy Marine Ecosystem Science Project, Ottawa, 1996, ISBN:0662255704:

Seller ID: 74296


PERCY, J.A., P.G. WELLS., and A.J. EVANS, eds. Bay of Fundy Issues : A Scientific Overview : Workshop Proceedings, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, January 29 to February 1, 1996 . J.A. Percy, P.G. Wells, and A.J. Evans, editors. Ottawa: Environment Canada, (1996). Pp. (2),i-xiv,1-191,(1). 4to, illustrated white card covers with blank white comb-bound spine. Environment Canada - Atlantic Region, Occasional Report number 8. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Workshop on Lobster and Rock Lobster Ecology and Physiology

By: PHILLIPS, B.F. and J.S. COBB COBB, J.S. Division of Fisheries and Oceanography Circular number 7

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Melbourne, 1977,:

Seller ID: 74299


PHILLIPS, B.F. and J.S. COBB. Workshop on Lobster and Rock Lobster Ecology and Physiology . Melbourne: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial ResearchOrganization, 1977. Pp. [1]-300, frontis. 4to, illustrated red card covers with white spine. "Rock Lobster Ecology" inked to spine. Division of Fishe ries and Oceanography Circular number 7. Spine sunned with chipped ends, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Power Boats in Rough Seas

By: PIKE, Dag

Price: $15.00

Publisher: International Marine, Camden, ME, 1974, ISBN:0877420491:

Seller ID: 74466


PIKE, Dag. Power Boats in Rough Seas. Camden, ME: International Marine, (1974). Pp. (10),1-122, + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Chapters : 1. Introduction; 2. Waves; 3. Hulls; 4. Engines; 5. Steering; 6. Helmsman and Crew; 7. Equipment and Fittings; 8. Navigation; 9. Weather; 10. Handling the Boat; 11. Drogues, Sea Anchors, Sails and Oil; 12. Coping with Emergencies; 13. Summary. Ffep removed,some edgewear, else vg in rubbed, nicked, edge-dampstained dj. 15.00 View more info

Our Seamen : An Appeal. facsim ed in dj.

By: PLIMSOLL, Samuel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Kenneth Mason, Havant, Hampshire, 0, ISBN:0859371565:

Seller ID: 74477


PLIMSOLL, Samuel. Our Seamen : An Appeal . Havant, Hampshire: Kenneth Mason, [n.d. - mid-1970s]. A facsimile reproduction of the London: Virtue & Co.,1873 edition. Pp. (6),[1]-89,(3), + 35 p. of plates. Illustrated. 4to, blu e cloth with gilt lettering to front and blank spine. "It was an explosive piece of literature when it was launched in 1873. [...] Plimsoll revealed scandal after scandal on the activities of unscrupulous shipowners and shadyinsurance companies which he maintained led to continuing disasters at sea with heavy loss of life. He quoted examples of undermanning, overloadin... View more info

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England Expects. 1st UK in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1959,:

Seller ID: 18078


POPE, Dudley. England Expects. L.: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1959). First Printing. Pp 368. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Cowie 1169. "The saga of 1805, the year of Britain's danger, and the great victory at Trafalgar." - from the dj. Spine unevenly sunned, else vg in dj. 125.00 View more info

Corsair. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1987,:

Seller ID: 30002


POPE, Dudley. Corsair: a novel. L: Secker & Warburg, (1987). First UK Edition. Pp 193. 8vo, blue cloth. The third Pope novel to feature the figure of Ned Yorke, Admiral of the Brethren of the Coast, a buccaneer whose freedom is threatened equally by Spanish marauders and by the suspicious English governor of Jamaica. Remainder mark to bottom edge, else vg in dj. 60.00 View more info

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Ramage and the Drum Beat. 1st UK in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1967,:

Seller ID: 30785


POPE, Dudley. Ramage and the Drum Beat : A Novel. L.: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1967). First Edition. Pp 270. 8vo, red cloth. Second book of the Ramage Series. Vg-fine in dj. 165.00 View more info

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Ramage's Trial. 1st UK in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1984, ISBN:0436377454:

Seller ID: 31827


POPE, Dudley. Ramage's Trial : a novel. L.: Secker & Warburg, (1984). FirstPrinting. Pp 284. 8vo, maroon cloth. Another inatallation in the Ramage se ries, wherein the Captain faces a politically-motivated, Byng-like court martial. Vg in dj. 80.00 View more info

73 North : The Battle of the Barents Sea.. UK reissue in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1988,:

Seller ID: 18293


POPE, Dudley. 73 North : The Battle of the Barents Sea. With a Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet Lord Tovey. L.: Secker & Warburg, (1988). Reissue. Pp 320. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. Law 0511 "When a German U-Boat spotted the Allied convoy on the Arctic Route to Russia a message was immediately relayed to the battleships L├╝tzow and Hipper and six large destroyers. They were to annihilate it. Captain Vincent Sherbrooke RN had only four destroyersin his escort and found himself against overwhelming odds." - from the dj. Vg-fine in dj. 25.00 View more info

Ramage and the Rebels. in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1978,:

Seller ID: 53794


POPE, Dudley. Ramage and the Rebels . A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg, (1978). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),1-285,(3). 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The War against revolutionary France is goind badly and Lord Ramage, the most junior Post Captain in the Navy List, has been ordered from the Leeward station to the Jamaica station in his frigate, the Calypso. The Vice-Admiral's first orders seem both boring and difficult: he is to chase and capture French, Spanish and Dutch privateers along the coast of the Spanish Main. Two days out of Port Royal the crew o... View more info

Ramage at Trafalgar. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1986, ISBN:0436377489:

Seller ID: 35828


POPE, Dudley. Ramage at Trafalgar : a novel. L: Secker & Warburg, (1986). First Edition. Pp 214. 8vo, blue cloth. The sixteenth Ramage novel, this time concerned with the eponymous hero's gallantry as master of the frigate Calypso at Trafalgar. Remainder dot to bottom edge, else vg in price-clipped dj. 75.00 View more info

Ramage and the Renegades. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Secker and Warburg; Alison Press, London, 1981, ISBN:0436377411: 1981

Seller ID: 73270

ISBN: 0436377411


POPE, Dudley. Ramage and the Renegades. London : Secker and Warburg; An Alison Press Book, (1981). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),1-291,(5). 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Captain Lord Ramage, just returned from bitter fighting in the Mediterranean, is enjoying leave with his parents in London while the frigate Calypso is refitted. Suddenly news of Bonaparte's latest coup is revealed: Britain and France have signed the Treaty of Amiens. After eight years of bloody war, the world is now at peace - and the Navy in peacetime has nothing to offer an adventurous young... View more info

Ramage's Signal. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Secker and Warburg, Alison Press, London, 1980,:

Seller ID: 73269


POPE, Dudley. Ramage's Signal:. A novel. London: Secker and Warburg; An Alison Press Book, (1980). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),1-256. 8vo, maroon clothwith gilt lettering to spine. "The French expect an occasional daring Brit ihs privateer or Algerine pirate from the Barbary Coast to sneak along in search of a small merchant ship, but they have no idea that Ramage and his regular crew (including the Cockney seaman Stafford, the Italian Rossi and the American Jackson, along with the young midshipman Orsini) have slipped into Homer's 'wine dark sea', where Ramage quickly spots the French jugu... View more info

Admiral. 1st CDN in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Musson, 1982, ISBN:0773700617:

Seller ID: 20204


POPE, Dudley. Admiral. A novel. Don Mills, ON: Musson Book Co., (1982). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (8),1-310,(2). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A Yorke novel set in the Caribbean shortly after the restoration of Charles II. Gift inscription to dedication page, else vg in price-clipped dj. 35.00 View more info

At 12 Mr Byng was shot... 1st UK in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1962,:

Seller ID: 24135


POPE, Dudley. At 12 Mr Byng was shot.... London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1962). First UPrinting. Pp 338. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The trial and execution of Admiral the Hon. John Byng was one of the most coldblooded and cynical acts of judicial murder in all British history." - page xi. Small bump to spine (just below gilt name), previous owner's name, else vg in price-clipped dj. 80.00 View more info

73 North: The Battle of the Barents Sea

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McBooks Press, Ithaca, N.Y., 2005, ISBN:1590131029:

Seller ID: 75562


POPE, Dudley. 73 North: The Battle of the Barents Sea. Ithaca, N.Y.: McBooks Press, (2005). First printing of this edition. Pp. (i)-xvii,[1],1-317,[1]. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "Pope brings together the events and decisions that culminated in this pivotal confrontation in which eight of the German Navy's most powerful ships failed to sink a Russian convoyguarded by only four small British destroyers. When news of the defeat rea ched Hitler, he became so incensed he ordered the German Fleet scrapped. InPope's hands, this story is not merely one of governments and over-arch... View more info

Devil Himself : The Mutiny of 1800. 1st UK in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1987, ISBN:0436377519:

Seller ID: 73702


POPE, Dudley. The Devil Himself : The Mutiny of 1800. L.: Secker & Warburg,(1987). First UK Edition. Pp 185. Map. 8vo, brown cloth. "The corvette La Vaillante was built in Bayonne in 1796, four years after the outbreak of the French Revolutionary Wars. In 1798 she was captured by Captain Sir EdwardPellew, renamed the Danae and given a new young captain, Lord Proby. In Ma rch 1800, there was consternation in London when The Times reported the French recapture of the Danae following a mutiny among her crew." - from the dj. Previous owner's name inked discreetly to ffep, else vg in price-... View more info

Galleon. 1st UK in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Secker and Warburg, London, 1986, ISBN:0436377470:

Seller ID: 73714


POPE, Dudley. Galleon . A novel. London: Alison Press / Secker and Warburg,(1986). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),1-257,(7). 8vo, red cloth with gilt let tering to spine. A novel set in the Caribbean during the Restoration. Previous owner's name to ffep, else vg in clean, crisp, unclipped dj. 25.00 View more info

Ramage's Trial. 1st UK in unclipped dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1984, ISBN:0436377454:

Seller ID: 73707


POPE, Dudley. Ramage's Trial : a novel. London: Alison Press / Secker & Warburg, (1984). First UK Printing. Pp. (4),1-284. 8vo, maroon cloth with giltlettering to spine. Another installation of the Ramage series, wherein the Captain faces a politically-motivated, Byng-like court martial. Vg-fine in clean, crisp, unclipped dj. 70.00 View more info

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