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Man-O-War : My Island Home. 1st in wrinkled dj

By: ALBURY, Haziel L. SAWIN, Nancy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Holly Press, Hockessin, DE, 1977,:

Seller ID: 76981


ALBURY, Haziel L. Man-O-War : My Island Home. A History of an Outer Abaco Island. Drawings by Nancy Sawin. (Hockessin, Delaware): Holly Press, (1977).Pp 167. First Edition. Illustrated with maps and diagrams to endpapers, ph otos and drawings to text. 8vo blue cloth; corrections card laid in. "Mr. Haziel Albury shares his memories and the oral history of eight generations of his family who lived and are now living on Man-O-War Cay [Bahamas].". Vgin dampwrinkled, chipped dj. 25.00 View more info

Bounty : The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty. 1st pbk.

By: ALEXANDER, Caroline BLIGH, William)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, New York, 2004, ISBN:0142004693:

Seller ID: 69738


ALEXANDER, Caroline. The Bounty : The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty. (NY): Penguin Books, (2004). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (18),1-491,(3), + 40 p. of plates. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. A new volume on the mutiny led by Fletcher Christian against William Bligh's Bounty, and the marooning of the mutineers on Pitcairn Island. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Guide for Building and Classing Fishing Vessels. May 1989

By: American Bureau of Shipping)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American Bureau of Shipping, Paramus, NJ , 1989,:

Seller ID: 79984


(American Bureau of Shipping). Guide for Building and Classing Fishing Vessels. May 1989. Paramus, NJ : American Bureau of Shipping, 1989. Various paginations. 4to, light blue card covers, printed in dark blue. Waterstaining and damp-wrinkling to bottom half, else good. As is. 15.00 View more info

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume55, No. 4, Fall, 1995

By: American Neptune

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA , 1995,:

Seller ID: 79437


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume 55, No. 4, Fall, 1995. Salem, MA : Peabody Essex Museum, 1995. Pp (3),288-387,(5). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue glossy card covers. Contents : An “Experimental” Voyage to China 1785-1787 (Paul E. Fontenoy). Naval History of the Ojibwa of Lake Superior (D. Peter MacLeod). The Brig Isabella: A Hudson's Bay Company Shipwreck of 1830 (James P, Delgado). Downbound: The History of the Early Great Lakes Propeller Indiana (Paul Fordythe Johnston). Very good. 10.00 View more info

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume56, No. 1, Winter, 1996.

By: American Neptune FISHER, Robert C. HUGHES, Shirley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA , 1996,:

Seller ID: 79438


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume 56, No. 1, Winter, 1996. Salem, MA : Peabody EssexMuseum, 1996. Pp (3),4-82,(2). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue glossy c ard covers. Contents : The Riddle of the Portland : Lost in the South Pacific – 1802 (Shirley Hughes). Guarding the New Granadan Coasts : Dilemmas of the Spanish Coast Guard in the Early Bourbon Period (Lance Grahn). Daniel French and the Western Steamboat Engine (Alfred R. Maass). Return of the Wolf Packs: The Battle for ON 113, 23-31 July 1942 (Robert C. Fisher). Very ... View more info

Freighter-Travel Manual. pbk.

By: ANGIER, Bradford

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Chilton Book Co., Radnor, PA, 1974, ISBN:0801961505:

Seller ID: 77102


ANGIER, Bradford. The Freighter-Travel Manual. Illustrations by Vera Angier. Radnor, PA : Chilton Book Co., (1974). Pp. [i]-x,(2),[1]-248,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, decorated white card covers. Abrasion to upper right front corner, previous owner's name, else vg. 12.50 View more info

No Horizon Is So Far : Two Women and Their Extraordinary Journey Across Antarctica.

By: ARNESEN, Liv and Ann BANCROFT, with Cheryl DAHLE.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Thorndike Press,, Waterville, Maine, 2004, ISBN:0786262958:

Seller ID: 79817


ARNESEN, Liv and Ann BANCROFT, with Cheryl DAHLE. No Horizon Is So Far : Two Women and Their Extraordinary Journey Across Antarctica. Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, (2004). Pp [1]-365,(3). Illustrated. 8 vo, illustratedglossy grey paper covered boards. “At age 45 and 47, two former schooltea chers undertook and extraordinary journey: They set out to become the firstwomen to cross the continent of Antarctica on foot.” - from the back cover . This is the Large Print edition. Very good. 15.00 View more info

L'Entreprise Oceanique. ACTA (12-14 mai 1982).

By: Association des Etudes Internationales

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1984,:

Seller ID: 79727


(Association des Etudes Internationales). L'Entreprise Oceanique. ACTA (12-14 mai 1982). Paris : Agence de Coopération Culturelle et Technique, (1984). Pp [1]-260. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue and white card covers. Proceedings of a conference on oceanic issues held at Tunis in 1982. Text in French.Very good. 50.00 View more info

Bulletin de l' Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique. No. 65. Session de 1965.

By: Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique, Paris , 1965,:

Seller ID: 80578


(Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique). Bulletin de l' Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique. No. 65. Session de 1965. Paris : Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique, 1965. Pp [1]-628,+ numerous plates. 4to, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents :“Contribution à l'étude schématique des trajectoires semi-balistiques à gr ande portée” par P. Contensou (pp.55-79); “Essais d'engrenages réducteurs marins” par C. Bulte et J. Segui (pp. 81-11); “Mesures de contraintes effectuées au bassin d'essai sur les pales d'un modèle d'hé... View more info

Bulletin de l' Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique. No. 79. Session de 1979

By: Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique, Paris , 1979,:

Seller ID: 80391


(Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique). Bulletin de l' Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique. No. 79. Session de 1979. Paris : Association Technique Maritime et Aéronautique, 1979. Pp [1]-518,(2). Illustrated. 4 to, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : “La Marine Nationale et la fin du siècle” par L'Amiral Lannuzel (pp. 61-72); “Variantes du calcul des vagues d'accompagnement d'un navire” par Robert G. Legendre (pp. 73-89); “Calcul de la résistance de vagues des navires par une méthode de singularités” par P. Guevel, J.-C. Dau... View more info

In Days of Danger: A Tale of the Threatened French Invasion

By: AVERY, Harold

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 76965


AVERY, Harold. In Days of Danger: A Tale of the Threatened French Invasion.London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, [n.d.]. Pp. [1]-396,(4). Illustrated with 3 colour plates + frontispiece. 8vo, decorated grey cloth covers. Colour plate at pg. 21 missing, ex library stamps to front pastedown and ffep, frontinner hinge cracked, sticker to spine, light wear to corners of pages, wea r to extremities of covers, light soiling to covers, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Polar World. 1st uk in dj.

By: BAIRD, Patrick D. Geographies for Advanced Study)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Longmans, London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 70349


BAIRD, Patrick D. The Polar World . (L.): Longmans, (1964). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-xvi,1-328, + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Geographies for Advanced Study series. A regional breakdown of arctic and antarctic exploration, with information of the people and natural history of the two extremes of the Earth. Vg in nicked, priced-clipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Explorations : My Quest for Adventure and Discovery Under the Sea.

By: BALLARD, Robert D., with Malcolm McCONNELL

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Phoenix Giant, London, 1996, ISBN:1857997719:

Seller ID: 79821


BALLARD, Robert D., with Malcolm McCONNELL. Explorations : My Quest for Adventure and Discovery Under the Sea. (London) : Phoenix Giant, (1996). Pp (8),[1]-407,(1),+ 48 pp. colour photographs. 8 vo, illustrated card covers. Cover title : Explorations : An Autobiography. Very good. 12.00 View more info

Aquaculture : The Farming and Husbandry of Freshwater and Marine Organisms.5th pr, Paperback

By: BARDACH, John E., John H. RYTHER, and William O. McLARNEY

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wiley-Interscience, New York, 0,:

Seller ID: 80523


BARDACH, John E., John H. RYTHER, and William O. McLARNEY. Aquaculture : The Farming and Husbandry of Freshwater and Marine Organisms. New York : Wiley-Interscience, (copyright 1972). Fifth Printing. Pp [i]-xii,(2),1-868,(2).Illustrated. 8vo, blue and grey card covers. Some edgewear, else very goo d. 15.00 View more info

Aquaculture : The Farming and Husbandry of Freshwater and Marine Organisms.1st printing, hardback

By: BARDACH, John E., John H. RYTHER, and William O. McLARNEY

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wiley-Interscience, New York, 1972,:

Seller ID: 80524


BARDACH, John E., John H. RYTHER, and William O. McLARNEY. Aquaculture : The Farming and Husbandry of Freshwater and Marine Organisms. New York : Wiley-Interscience, (copyright 1972). First Printing. Pp [i]-xii,(2),1-868,(2).Illustrated. 8vo, light blue cloth, blue and green lettering to spine. Na me penned to top edge and endpaper, else very good in worn and torn dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Under Sealed Orders : A Naval Adventure

By: BARTIMEUS

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Collins, London and Glasgow , 1953,:

Seller ID: 80053


“BARTIMEUS” Under Sealed Orders : A Naval Adventure. London and Glasgow : Collins, (1953). Pp [1]-256. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine, topedge dyed blue. A juvenile novel. Brown staining to bottom edge of cloth , foxing to fore-edge, gift inscription, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Sea : A Photographic Voyage. in dj.

By: BARWICK, Dee Danner COUSTEAU, Jacques HEYERDAHL, Thor CHICHESTER, Francis

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Hallmark Crown Editions, 1971,:

Seller ID: 80192


BARWICK, Dee Danner. The Sea : A Photographic Voyage. With writings by JohnKennedy, Thor Heyerdahl, Sir Francis Chichester, Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Ja cques Cousteau, Rachel Carson and Others. Selected by Dee Danner Barwick. (Kansas City, MO): Hallmark Crown Editions, (1971). Pp. (64). Unpaginated. Illustrated in colour. Square 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. A collection of poems and quotations relating to the sea, supplemented byserene colour photography of seaside settings. Vg in price-clipped dj. 9.0 0 View more info

Ifaluk : Portrait of a Coral Island.

By: BATES, Marston and Donald P. ABBOTT.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Museum Press Limited, London, 1959,:

Seller ID: 79790


BATES, Marston and Donald P. ABBOTT. Ifaluk : Portrait of a Coral Island. London : Museum Press Limited, (1959). First Edition. Pp [1]-287,(1),+ 5 coloured plates + 10 pp. black-and-white illustrations. 8vo, green cloth, silver lettering to spine. “Ifaluk is a small atoll in the Caroline group of islands in the South Pacific.” - from the dj. Name, else very good in chippeddustjacket. 25.00 View more info

Faster Sailing : New Developments in Yacht Racing. 1st US no dj.

By: BAVIER, Robert N., Jr.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1954,:

Seller ID: 77715


BAVIER, Robert N., Jr. Faster Sailing : New Developments in Yacht Racing. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1954. Pp. [i]-x,[1]-165,(1). Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with pressed device to front and gilt lettering to spine. Spine ends worn, else vg. 14.00 View more info

Faster Sailing : New Developments in Yacht Racing. 1st UK in dj.

By: BAVIER, Robert N., Jr. PROCTOR, Ian (intro.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nicholas Kaye, London, 1956,:

Seller ID: 70239


BAVIER, Robert N., Jr. Faster Sailing : New Developments in Yacht Racing. [Dj adds.: Design, Sails, Rigs, Materials, Rules and Techniques]. With an introduction, addendum and footnotes by Ian Proctor. L.: Nicholas Kaye, (1956). First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-196. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Toy 4031. Vg in chipped, creased dj. 15.00 View more info