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Pacific Empresses : An Illustrated History of Canadian Pacific Railway's Empress Liners on the Pacific Ocean. in dj.

By: TURNER, Robert D.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sono Nis Press, Victoria, BC, 1981,:

Seller ID: 78134


TURNER, Robert D. The Pacific Empresses : An Illustrated History of Canadian Pacific Railway's Empress Liners on the Pacific Ocean . Victoria, BC: Sono Nis Press, 1981. Pp. [i]-x,(4),1-290. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 4to, dark blue cloth with white lettering to spine. Top edge spotted, some faint white soiling to boards, else vg in nicked dj. 75.00 View more info

Travel Routes Around the World : The traveler's directory to passenger-carrying freighters and liners. 39th annual ed.

By: TYARKS, Frederic E., Norman D. FORD, Margaret DROUET, and Jeffrey ROBINSON FORD, Norman D. DROUET, Margaret ROBINSON, Jeffrey

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Harian Publications, New York, 1973,:

Seller ID: 76810


TYARKS, Frederic E., Norman D. FORD, Margaret DROUET, and Jeffrey ROBINSON.Travel Routes Around the World : The traveler's directory to passenger-car rying freighters and liners . Edited by Frederic E. Tyarks, Norman D. Ford,Margaret Drouet, and Jeffrey Robinson. New York: Harian Publications, 1973 . 39th Annual Edition. Pp. [1]-127,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated greencard covers with white spine. Spine sunned, creasing at hinges, else vg. 1 4.00 View more info

Message from the President of the United States, transmitting A further Report from the Secretary of State, on the subject of the Capture and Detention of American Fishermen, the Last Season, in the Bay of Fundy. February 26,1825.

By: United States Congress)

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Printed by Gales & Seaton, Washington, 1825,:

Seller ID: 82305


(United States Congress). Message from the President of the United States, transmitting A further Report from the Secretary of State, on the subject of the Capture and Detention of American Fishermen, the Last Season, in the Bay of Fundy. February 26, 1825. Read: Ordered that it lie upon the table. Washington : Printed by Gales & Seaton, 1825. Pp [1]-41,(1). 8vo, disbound,printed wraps. 18th Congress - Second Session, [101]. A copy of a letter f rom Mr. Addington, Charge... View more info

Wolf's Head : Writing Lake Superior.

By: UNWIN, Peter.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Cormorant Books, Toronto, 2008, ISBN:9781897151266:

Seller ID: 81408


UNWIN, Peter. The Wolf's Head : Writing Lake Superior. (Toronto) : Cormorant Books, (2008). Pp (14),[1]-254,(4). Map. Index. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. "Immortalized in words and song, the shores of Lake Superior rustle with legends of unlikely heroes, stories of quiet sorrow, and unmatchedfeats of bravery and adventure. From the earliest European records to the ghostly anecdotes of the men lost in her freezing waters, Peter Unwin records the stories of the ... View more info

Carib Gold

By: VERILL, A.H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Children's Press, London and Glasgow , 1948,:

Seller ID: 80752


VERILL, A.H. Carib Gold. London and Glasgow : The Children's Press, n.d. [1940s]. Pp (4),9-188. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. A volume in The Boys' and Girls' Library series. A story of archaeology and treasure on a deserted island off the coast of South America. Very good in chipped dustjacket. 10.00 View more info

Falmouth for Orders. 1st US in poor dj

By: VILLIERS, A.J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Henry Holt, 1929,:

Seller ID: 82662


VILLIERS, A.J. Falmouth for Orders : The Story of the Last Clipper Ship Race around Cape Horn. With an Introduction by Frank C. Bowen. Profusely Illustrated with Photographs taken by the Author. N.Y.: Henry Holt, (1929). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xxv,(3),3-301,(1), frontispiece + 8 leaves of plates. 8vo, brown cloth. Chapters : 1. Two Four-Masted Barques; 2. Beatrice and Herzogin Cecilie; 3. Setting Out; 4. We Discover a Stowaway; 5. Her Story; 6. Across the Tasman Sea;... View more info

D.T.I. Yachtmasters Examination : Notes and Guidance. 1st pbk.

By: WALKER, W.H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kandy Publications, Sevenoaks, Kent, 1972,:

Seller ID: 78161


WALKER, W.H. D.T.I. Yachtmasters Examination : Notes and Guidance. Sevenoaks, Kent: Kandy Publications, (1972). First Printing. Pp. [i]-ix,(1),1-85,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white and blue card covers. Covers rubbed with some faint spotting to front, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Warships Supplement Number 100, Spring 1990

By: Warships]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: World Ship Society, Kendal, Cumbria, 1990,:

Seller ID: 79132


[Warships]. Warships Supplement Number 100, Spring 1990 . Kendal, Cumbria: World Ship Society, 1990. Pp. [1]-64. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled printed blue card covers. Contents: 1. R.A. Ruegg's "HMS Rochester Looks Into Brest"; 2. David K. Brown's "Revolution Manque: The Fleet That Never Was, 1917-1923"; 3. J.J. Colledge's "HMS Caroline"; 4. Dr Ian Buxton's "Breaking Up the Royal Navy's Warships"; 5. Roger Nailer's "Larynx: The First Dete... View more info

Bloody Winter. 3rd in dj

By: WATERS, John M., Captain KRETSCHMER, Otto, Rear-Admiral. Foreword.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, 1984, ISBN:0870210912:

Seller ID: 81491


WATERS, John M., Captain. Bloody Winter . [With a foreword by Rear Admiral Otto Kretschmer]. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, (1984). Third Printing. Revised Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xiv,(2),[1]-285,(1), + 39 pages of plates. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering tospine. A later printing of Law 0264. A chronicle of the winter of 1942-194 3 on the North Atlantic, which witnessed the peak and the decline of the U-Boats' "happy time... View more info

Coastwise Navigation : Notes for Yachtsmen. 2nd pbk.

By: WATKINS, G.G. Kandy Paperback series)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stanford Maritime, London, 1974, ISBN:0540072648:

Seller ID: 78160


WATKINS, G.G. Coastwise Navigation : Notes for Yachtsmen . London: StanfordMaritime, (1974). Second Edition. Pp. (6),1-122. Illustrated. 8vo, illustr ated card covers with white spine. A Kandy Paperback. Light rubbing to covers, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Who Dare To Live. 3rd Cdn in dj

By: WATT, Frederick B.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Macmillan, 1943,:

Seller ID: 37057


WATT, Frederick B. Who Dare To Live. Tor.: Macmillan, 1943. Third Printing.Pp (8),1-68,(4). With portrait frontispiece. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 1830, Wa tters p.207, Rhodenizer p.934. A poetic tribute to North Atlantic convoys. "Scrawled on the backs of envelopes and signal pads, the poem grew for two years while its author, aboard hundreds of merchant vessels, pursued his duties as Naval Boarding Officer. Some of the passages written in convoy werepunctuated by the thu... View more info

Who Dare To Live. 4th Cdn in dj

By: WATT, Frederick B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan, Toronto, 1944,:

Seller ID: 66549


WATT, Frederick B. Who Dare To Live. Tor.: Macmillan, 1944. Fourth Printing. Pp (8),1-68,(4). With portrait frontispiece. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 1830, Watters p.207, Rhodenizer p.934. A poetic tribute to North Atlantic convoys."Scrawled on the backs of envelopes and signal pads, the poem grew for two years while its author, aboard hundreds of merchant vessels, pursued his d uties as Naval Boarding Officer. Some of the passages written in convoy were punctuated by the t... View more info

Thirty Years in the Golden North. 1st US in dj.

By: WELZL. Jan SELVER, Paul, translator CAPEK, Karel, foreword

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1932,:

Seller ID: 78109


WELZL. Jan. Thirty Years in the Golden North. Translated by Paul Selver, with a Foreword by Karel Capek. N.Y. : Macmillan Co., (July) 1932. First US Printing. Pp (4),5-336,fldg map. 8vo, blue cloth. Arctic Bibliography 19282.Small smudge to spine, else vg in rubbed, nicked, price-clipped dj. 25.00 View more info

Peter Garner, Cadet

By: WESTERMAN, John F.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co., London, 0,:

Seller ID: 76911


WESTERMAN, John F.C. Peter Garner, Cadet. London: Ward, Lock & Co., [n.d. -ca. 1930s]. Pp. [1]-255,(1), frontis., + 3 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey cloth with black lettering to front and spine. A nautical adventure novel for young adults. Ex-library (spine sticker and stamps), m inor splaying to boards, spine slightly browned, inner hinges tender, top edge spotted, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Greenpeace : How a Group of Ecologists, Journalists, and Visionaries Changed the World. signed pbk

By: WEYLER, Rex

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Raincoast Books, Vancouver, 2004, ISBN:1551928418:

Seller ID: 78410


WEYLER, Rex. Greenpeace: How a Group of Ecologists, Journalists, and Visionaries Changed the World. Vancouver: Raincoast Books, (2004). Pp. (1)-623,[1]. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers. Vg. Signed without inscription by the author on the title page. 14.00 View more info

Soviet Passenger Ships, 1917-1977. pbk.

By: WILSON, E.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: World Ship Society, Kendal, 1978, ISBN:0905617045:

Seller ID: 78045


WILSON, E.A. Soviet Passenger Ships, 1917-1977. Kendal: World Ship Society,1978. Pp. [1]-80. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled white card covers. Includes photos and specifications of several dozen Soviet liners. Spine l ightly browned, else vg. 15.00 View more info

D-Day Ships. Neptune: the Greatest Amphibious Operation in History.

By: WINSER, John de S.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: World Ship Society, Kendal, England , 1994, ISBN:0905617754:

Seller ID: 81345


WINSER, John de S. The D-Day Ships. Neptune: the Greatest Amphibious Operation in History. (Kendal, England: World Ship Society, 1994). First Edition.Pp 1-172. Illustrated. Index. Large 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. A l ist of all the ships that participated in the D-Day amphibious operations. Contents : Part A – The Vessels Which Carried the Soldiers, Their Vehicles,Stores and Equipment. Part B – The Main Naval Support Ships and Craft. Par t C – Other Vessels... View more info

Practical Solution of Torsional Vibration Problems. With Examples from Marine, Electrical, Aeronautical and Automobile Engineering Practice. Volume Five : Vibration Measurement and Analysis.

By: WLSON, W. Ker

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chapman & Hall , London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 80970


WLSON, W. Ker. Practical Solution of Torsional Vibration Problems. With Examples from Marine, Electrical, Aeronautical and Automobile Engineering Practice. Volume Five : Vibration Measurement and Analysis. Third Edition. London : Chapman & Hall Ltd, (1969). Pp (2),[i]-x,1-434,(2), frontis + 12 plates. Text Illustrations. Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed red. Contents : XXXI. The Seismic Torsiograph. XXXII. Mechanical Torsiographs. XXXIII. Opt... View more info

Republic of Pirates : Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down. pbk.

By: WOODARD, Colin

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Orlando, FL, 2007, ISBN:9780156034623:

Seller ID: 79087


WOODARD, Colin. The Republic of Pirates : Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down . Orlando, FL: Harcourt, (2007). Pp. (16),[1]-383,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Vg. 11.00 View more info

Sea Kayaking : Basic Essentials. 2nd ed.

By: WYATT, J. Michael SHRINER, Jan, rev. SCHUMANN, Roger, rev.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Globe Pequot Press, Old Saybrook, CT, 1999, ISBN:0762704802:

Seller ID: 78057


WYATT, J. Michael. Sea Kayaking : Basic Essentials. Second Edition, revisedby Jan Shriner and Roger Schumann. Old Saybrook, CT: The Globe Pequot Pres s, (1999). Pp. (6),1-58. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated card covers with green spine. Vg. 9.00 View more info