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Norges Eldste Linjerederi: Jubileumsskift til Det Bergenske Dampskibsselskabs 100-ars dag

By: KEILHAU, Wilhelm

Price: $50.00

Publisher: A. S. John Griegs Boktrykkeri, Bergen, 1951,:

Seller ID: 76056


KEILHAU, Wilhelm. Norges Eldste Linjerederi: Jubileumsskrift til Det Bergenske Dampskibsselskabs 100-ars dag. Bergen: A. S. John Griegs Boktrykkeri, 1951. First printing. Pp. [1]-[599],(1). Illustrated throughout with black and white paintings and photos. 8vo, blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and gilt illustration to front cover, blue top edge. Wear to spine and corners, crease to lower spine, light mark to rear cover, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Guide to Paddle Adventure: How to Buy Canoes, Kayaks, and Inflatables, Where to Travel and What to Pack Along

By: KEMMER, Rick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vanguard Press, New York, 1975, ISBN:0814907601:

Seller ID: 75578


KEMMER, Rick. A Guide to Paddle Adventure: How to Buy Canoes, Kayaks, and Inflatables, Where to Travel, and What to Pack Along. New York: Vanguard Press, 1975. Pp. (i)-xxi,[1],1-295,[1]. Illustrated with black and white photos and maps. 8vo with illustrated card covers. Cassell 1071, Toy 3996. Includes chapters on: 1. Determining your needs and matching a boat to them, 2. Canoes, kayaks, and inflatables, 3. Gear for paddle camping, 4. How to planahead, 5. Paddle trails in the United States and Canada. Inside front page clipped, moisture damage to bottom corner of last hundred pages, small tea ... View more info

Threading the Currents. in dj.

By: KESSELHEIM, Alan S ZITZER, Marypat.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Island Press, 1998, ISBN:1559635622:

Seller ID: 42620


KESSELHEIM, Alan S. Threading the Currents : A Paddler's Passion for Water.Illustrations by Marypat Zitzer. Washington, DC: Island Press, (1998). Pp 242. 8vo, blue cloth. An experienced wilderness paddler's reflections on his many trips, especially those in the Canadian North. Vg in dj. 18.50 View more info

Seals of the World. 1st pbk

By: KING, Judith E

Price: $10.00

Publisher: British Museum (Natural History), 1964,:

Seller ID: 75009


KING, Judith E. Seals of the World. London : British Museum (Natural History), 1964. Pp 154. 8vo, white and green card covers. A comprehensive overview of the state of knowledge on the world's pinnipeds. Rubbed and edgeworn, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Voyage Round the World

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G. Kingston Library)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 75022


KINGSTON, W.H.G. A Voyage Round the World. London : T. Nelson and Sons, 1877. Pp. [1]-415, frontis., illustrated title page, + 4 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial blue cloth with gilt title blocks to front and spine. A volume in The Kingston Library. Light spotting to fore- and top-edge, occasional foxing throughout, else very good. 35.00 View more info

Midshipman, Marmaduke Merry

By: KINGSTON, Wm. H.G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Street & Smith, New York, 0,:

Seller ID: 75024


KINGSTON, Wm. H.G. The Midshipman, Marmaduke Merry . New York: Street & Smith, [n.d.]. Pp. (6),[1]-201,(1). 8vo, pictorial tan cloth with orange lettering to front and spine. Spine browned and spotted, dark smudge to bottom edge of front board near corner and to top edge of rear board, rear inner hinge cracked, front inner hinge tender, bookplate to front pastedown, occasional foxing, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Captains Courageous : A Story of the Grand Banks

By: KIPLING, Rudyard HYNES, James, afterword TABER, I.W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Readers Digest Association, Pleasantville, NY, 1994, ISBN:0895776014:

Seller ID: 75472


KIPLING, Rudyard. Captains Courageous : A Story of the Grand Banks . Illustrated by I.W. Taber. Afterword by James Hynes. Pp. (8),[1]-164,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, green spine with light green cloth boards, gilt decoration to front, gilt lettering to front and spine. With four page prospectus laid in. Previous owner's name to half-title, else vg. 10.00 View more info

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The Sun's Gold. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: KIRKPATRICK, Smith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin , 1974,: 1974

Seller ID: 49002

ISBN: 0395184673


KIRKPATRICK, Smith. The Sun's Gold : [dj adds...A Novel of the Sea]. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1974. Pp 202. 8vo, blue cloth. "...an Arkansas mountain youth['s]...odyssey aboard the Ekonk begins as a youthful adventure but becomes a voyage to self-discovery....Written in prose deceptively quiet and superbly controlled, salty yet lyric The Sun's Gold moves with the power of the wind across the sea." Some discoloration to past-downs, else very good in dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Ohio River Handbook and Picture Album

By: KLEIN, Benjamin KLEIN, Eleanor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Young and Klein, Cincinnati, 1950,:

Seller ID: 76471


KLEIN, Benjamin and Eleanor. The Ohio River Handbook and Picture Album: consisting of pictorial incidents, with random notes and comment relating to the Ohio River and its environs And statistics, charts, and information on the Ohio River and its tributaries. Cincinnati: Young and Klein, 1950. Pp. various paginations. Copiously illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth covers with yellow lettering to spine and front. A pictorial history of the Ohio River, itsboats, people, and activities. Tear to title page, slight warp to rear cov er, two tiny tears to rear cover, one to front, else vg in chipped, edgewor... View more info

English Passengers. 1st US in dj.

By: KNEALE, Matthew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nan A. Talese / Doubleday, New York, 2000, ISBN:0385497431:

Seller ID: 75599


KNEALE, Matthew. English Passengers . New York: Nan A. Talese / Doubleday, (2000). First US Printing. Pp. (i)-ix,[5],1-446,[4]. 8vo, cream cloth spinewith cream paper covered boards, metallic blue lettering to spine. A novel about a reverend's efforts to travel the world by ship in order to prove t he literal truth of the Bible, against the discoveries of geologists in themiddle of the nineteenth century. Name, else vg-fine in clean, crisp, uncl ipped dj. 20.00 View more info

Wreck of the William Brown

By: KOCH, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: International Marine/McGraw Hill, Camden, Maine, 2004, ISBN:0071456317:

Seller ID: 75723


KOCH, Tom. The Wreck of the William Brown: A True Tale of Overcrowded Lifeboats and Murder at Sea. Camden, Maine: International Marine/McGraw-Hill, (2004). Pp (i)-ix,[1],1-213,[3]. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "Seventy-one years before the loss of the Titanic, another ship sank in almost the same spot after striking an iceberg at maximum speed. Three-quartersof the 65 passengers - poor, mostly Irish emigrants - were lost, including at least fourteen who were thrown overboard from a lifeboat to lighten it. Not a single sailor died. When the tragedy of the William Brown threate... View more info

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All Together Now : The Organization of the Department of National Defence in Canada, 1964-1972. First Edition

By: KRONENBERG, Vernon J. Wellesley Papers, 3

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Canadian Institute of International Affairs, Toronto, 1973,: 1973

Seller ID: 78482


KRONENBERG, Vernon J. All Together Now : The Organization of the Department of National Defence in Canada, 1964-1972. (Toronto) : Canadian Institute of International Affairs, 1973. First Edition. Pp. (6),[7]-124. With charts and tables in the text. 8vo, printed white card covers with green lettering to front and spine. Number 3 in the Wellesley Papers series. The Glassco Commission, Paul Hellyer, &c, &c. "The story of Canadian defence organization is a fascinating and, so far, unique one. Canada is the first country to have unified its armed forces.... View more info

Boatowner's Sheet Anchor. rev ed pb.

By: LANE, Carl D

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hawthorn Books, 1969,:

Seller ID: 38844


LANE, Carl D. Boatowner's Sheet Anchor : A Practical Guide to Fitting Out, Upkeep, and Alteration of a Small Yacht. (Completely revised and updated). Illustrated by the author. NY: Hawthorn Books, (1969). Pp 304. 8vo, ill. blue card covers. Toy 4913. See Morris & Howland p.81. A revised edition of this classic manual which first appeared in 1941. Vg. 10.00 View more info

My Name is Frank. US in dj.

By: LASKIER, Frank McFEE, William, foreword.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norton, 1942,:

Seller ID: 38070


LASKIER, Frank. My Name is Frank. [Dj adds: Foreword by William McFee.] NY:W.W. Norton, (1942). Pp 96. 8vo, white spine with blue boards. Law 1295. A British Merchant Navy seaman recounts his experiences of action in the ear ly years of World War Two. Originally presented as wartime broadcasts on the BBC. Slight shelfwear, owner's signature and inkstamp, else vg in rubbed,slightly torn dj. 40.00 View more info

Adventures of Hebe. US in dj

By: LATHAM, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Henry Regnery, 1976,:

Seller ID: 40476


LATHAM, John. Adventures of Hebe. Chicago : Henry Regnery Co., (1976). Pp 200. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 1247. "Sailing from Amsterdam to Athens through the waterways of Europe." - from the dj. Vg. No dj. 15.00 View more info

Marine Engines and Equipment. 5th no dj.

By: LATHAM, Robert F United States Power Squadrons.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States Power Squadrons, 1974,:

Seller ID: 34374


LATHAM, Robert F. Marine Engines and Equipment. Englewood, NJ: Educational Department, United States Power Squadrons, (1974). Fifth Edition. Pp 469. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Not a highly technical treatise, but an extensive "first aid" manual for marine engines and auxiliary equipment. Covers two- and four-stroke gasoline and diesel engines. Slightly cocked, some shelfwear, spine ridging, spotting to edges and endpapers, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Ships of the Clyde. 1st.

By: LE FLEMING, H.M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, Southampton, 1960,:

Seller ID: 76641


LE FLEMING, H.M. Ships of the Clyde. Southampton: Adlard Coles, 1960. 1st ed. Pp. [1]-40. Illustrated. Small 8vo, stapled illustrated yellow card covers. Description of the Clyde, photos and statistics of the ocean liners andfreighters, ocean tankers, short sea and coastal ships, and tugs, informat ion about shipping companies, and a colour guide to funnel markings. Small tear in cover at staple, pen stroke to front, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Ships of the London River. 1st.

By: LE FLEMING, H.M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, Southampton, 1959,:

Seller ID: 76639


LE FLEMING, H.M. Ships of the London River. Southampton: Adlard Coles, 1959. 1st edition. Pp. (1), 4-38. Small 8vo, stapled illustrated red card covers. Diagrams of London docks, photos and specifications of ocean liners and freighters, short sea and coastal ships, colliers, and tugs, a list of shipping companies, and a colour funnel markings guide. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Ships of the Mersey and Manchester. 1st

By: LE FLEMING, H.M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, Southampton, 1959,:

Seller ID: 76640


LE FLEMING, H.M. Ships of the Mersey and Manchester. Southampton: Adlard Coles, 1959. First ed. Pp. [1]-40. Illustrated. Small 8vo, stapled illustrated green card covers. Description of the Mersey, photos and statistics aboutthe ocean liners and freighters, ocean tankers, short sea and coastal ship s, coastal tankers, and tugs, information about shipping companies, and a colour guide to funnel markings. Very light wear to corners, else vg. 40.00 View more info

ABC of Coastal Passenger Ships, 1956. 1st pr.

By: LE FLEMING, H.M. Ian Allan ABC

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, London, 1956,:

Seller ID: 76035


LE FLEMING, H.M. ABC of Coastal Passenger Ships, 1956 . London: Ian Allan, 1956. First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-56. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated stapled brown, black and green card covers. A volume in the Ian Allan ABC series. Some light edge-nicking with minor rubbing to covers, else vg. 25.00 View more info