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Sea Songs and Ballads from Nineteenth-Century Nova Scotia : The William H. Smith and Fenwick Hatt Manuscripts. pbk.

By: FOWKE, Edith, ed. Folkorica Publications in Folksong and Balladry, number 5 SMITH, William H. HATT, Fenwick

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Folklorica, New York, 1981, ISBN:0939544040:

Seller ID: 85593


FOWKE, Edith, (ed.). Sea Songs and Ballads from Nineteenth-Century Nova Scotia : The William H. Smith and Fenwick Hatt Manuscripts. Edited and annotated by Edith Fowke. New York: Folklorica Press, Inc., 1981. Pp. (8).1-118,(2). 8vo, illustrated blue and white card covers. Folklorica Publications in Folksong and Balladry, number 5. General editor: Kenneth S. Goldstein. Sticker remnants to front, light shelfwear, else very good. Scarce. 50.00 View more info

New Treasure Recovery from Sand & Sea. 2nd ed.

By: GARRETT, Charles. The new Treasure Recovery from Sand & Sea

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ram Publishing Co, Dallas , 1990, ISBN:0915920700:

Seller ID: 79187


GARRETT, Charles. The new Treasure Recovery from Sand & Sea. (Dallas : Ram Publishing Co., March 1990). Second Edition. Pp (14),1-466,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Contents : 1. Lure of Instant Riches. 2. Where Treasure is Waiting. 3. Others Who Find Treasure. 4. Research. 5. How Detectors Work. 6. Metal Detecting Equipment. 7. Key Detector Features.8. Water Hunting Detectors. 9. Using a Detector. 10. Searching Beaches. 11 . Searching the Surf. 12.... View more info

Zerstorer Molders / Destroyer Moelders.

By: German Navy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1968,:

Seller ID: 80700


(German Navy). Zerstorer Molders / Destroyer Moelders. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [1968?]. Pp (8) including covers. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled self-wraps. TheDestroyer Moelders was named after Colonel Werner Moelders (1913-1941). Ho rizontal crease, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Rules for the Classification and Construction of Seagoing Steel Ships. 1984Edition. Chapter 3 - Machinery Installations. Chapter 5 - Refrigerating In stallations

By: Germanischer Lloyd

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Germanischer Lloyd, Hamburg, 1984,:

Seller ID: 80919


(Germanischer Lloyd). Rules for the Classification and Construction of Seagoing Steel Ships. 1984 Edition. Chapter 3 – Machinery Installations. Chapter 5 – Refrigerating Installations. (Hamburg) : Germanischer Lloyd, 1984. Various paginations (approx 280). Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Penned name, namestamp to endpapers and edges, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Rules for the Classification and Construction of Seagoing Steel Ships. 1986Edition. Chapter 2 - Hull

By: Germanischer Lloyd

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Germanischer Lloyd, Hamburg, 1986,:

Seller ID: 80920


(Germanischer Lloyd). Rules for the Classification and Construction of Seagoing Steel Ships. 1986 Edition. Chapter 2 - Hull. (Hamburg) : Germanischer Lloyd, 1986. Various paginations (approx 285). Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Penned name, notes and diagrams to frontendpapers, a few pages with highlighting in yellow, namestamp to endpapers and edges, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Rules for the Classification and Construction of Seagoing Steel Ships. 1986Edition. Chapter 6 - Materials

By: Germanischer Lloyd

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Germanischer Lloyd, Hamburg, 1986,:

Seller ID: 80921


(Germanischer Lloyd). Rules for the Classification and Construction of Seagoing Steel Ships. 1986 Edition. Chapter 6 - Materials. (Hamburg) : Germanischer Lloyd, 1986. Various paginations (approx 155). Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Namestamp to endpapers and edges, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Rules for the Classification and Construction of Seagoing Steel Ships. 1983Edition. Volume III. Chapter 7A _ Rules for Welding of Hull Structures. Ch apter 7B – Rules for Welding of Pressure Vessels, Piping and Machinery Components

By: Germanischer Lloyd

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Germanischer Lloyd, Hamburg, 1983,:

Seller ID: 80922


(Germanischer Lloyd). Rules for the Classification and Construction of Seagoing Steel Ships. 1983 Edition. Volume III. Chapter 7A _ Rules for Welding of Hull Structures. Chapter 7B – Rules for Welding of Pressure Vessels, Piping and Machinery Components. (Hamburg) : Germanischer Lloyd, 1983. Variouspaginations (approx 160). Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt to front bo ard and spine. Namestamp to endpapers and edges, else very good. 30.00 View more info

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Portsmouth Block-making Machinery : A Pioneering Enterprise in Mass Production.

By: GILBERT, K. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Her Majesty’s Stationery Office / HMSO: 1965

Seller ID: 78715


GILBERT, K. R. The Portsmouth Block-making Machinery : A Pioneering Enterprise in Mass Production. London : Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1965. First Edition. Pp. (6), 1-40, (1) including 37 black and white illustrations (photos, drawings, &c. 8vo, stapled blue and white cardcovers. A Science Museum Monograph. Cover title omits the hypen and the subtitle, i.e. : The Portsmouth Blockmaking Machinery. Contents: Foreword b... View more info

Go Cruising. in dj.

By: GILLES, Daniel MALIOVSKY, Michel. WEBB, Barbara, trans. COMMARMOND, Georges

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Adlard Coles/Granada, 1978, ISBN:0229115926:

Seller ID: 38421


GILLES, Daniel and Michel MALINOVSKY. Go Cruising. Translated by Barbara Webb; Drawings by Georges Commarmond. London: Adlard Coles/Granada, 1978. Pp 200, 2 folding plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 3872. An intelligently written and well-organized introduction to the skills of the cruising sailors; someof the photos, i.e. "gybing with spinnaker set", may frighten off timid ne ophytes, however. Name tag to ffep, else vg in spine-nicked, price-clipped dj. 17.50 View more info

Majestic Descending. proof.

By: GRAHAM, Mitchell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates, New York, 2007,:

Seller ID: 78542


GRAHAM, Mitchell. Majestic Descending. New York: Tom Doherty Associates, (2007). Advance Reading Copy. Pp. (8),[9]-352. 8vo, illustrated dark blue card covers. A thriller set aboard the liner Ocean Majestic, wherein an Atlanta attorney matches wits with a cabal of shady characters. Vg. 10.00 View more info

U-Boats Destroyed : The Effect of Anti-Submarine Warfare 1914-1918. Uncorrected Proof

By: GRANT, Robert M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Putnam, London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 81171


GRANT, Robert M. U-Boats Destroyed : The Effect of Anti-Submarine Warfare 1914-1918. London : Putnam, (1964). Uncorrected Proof Copy. Pp [1]-172,(4),+32 pp plates. 8vo, printed off-white card covers. Anderson 505. Contents : I. Preparation for the War (1900-14). II. Beginnings (1914-1916). III. U-B oats with the German Fleet (April-September 1916). IV. The Crisis of the Submarine War (1917). V. Minefields in 1918. VI. The Victory over the U-Boats(1918). VII. An Attack on... View more info

The Desert Island Adventure Book : True Tales of Famous Castaways Told by Themselves. First Edition

By: GROVE, John (ed.). SELKIRK, Alexander PRENTIES, S.W. POND, Franklin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company, New York , 1933,: 1933

Seller ID: 80692


GROVE, John, (ed.). The Desert Island Adventure Book : True Tales of Famous Castaways Told by Themselves. Illustrated by Bernard Westmacott. New York : The Macmillan Company, (April) 1933. First Printing. Pp [i]-x,[1]-174. Illustrated. Map. 8vo, blue cloth, wuth dark blue lettering to front board & spine. Maese Joan, The Spanish Crusoe (His Own Story). The Casting Away of the Sea Venture (by William Strachy). Alexander Selkirk: I. How... View more info

Facing the Frozen Ocean : One Man's Dream to Lead a Team Across the Treacherous North Atlantic. UK in dj.

By: GRYLLS, Bear.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 2004, ISBN:1405041501:

Seller ID: 78240


GRYLLS, Bear. Facing the Frozen Ocean : One Man's Dream to Lead a Team Across the Treacherous North Atlantic. (London): Macmillan, (2004). Pp 312 + [16] pp of colour plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Bear Grylls, the author of Facing Up, the best selling account of his epic Everest ascent, writes about his latest challenge, the North Atlantic. "It started out as a carefully calculated attempt to complete the first unassisted crossing of the frozen North Atlantic in an open ri... View more info

H.M.S. Enterprise. no dj.

By: H.M.S. Enterprise]

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Gale & Polden, 1928,:

Seller ID: 37868


[H.M.S. Enterprise]. H.M.S. "Enterprise" : Story of the First Commission April 7th, 1926, to December 19th, 1928. L: Gale & Polden, (1928). Pp 193, frontis., [30] leaves plates, 1 folding map. 8vo, red cloth, gilt to front and spine. A delightful cruise book commemorating the first commission of this 7,600 ton cruiser launched at Clydebank in 1919. In addition to a narrative of her passages in home waters and the Far East, this volume includes lists of her office... View more info

Whalers No More : A History of Whaling on the West Coast.. in dj.

By: HAGELUND, W. A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harbour Publishing, Madeira Park, BC, 1987, ISBN:0920080022:

Seller ID: 60277


HAGELUND, W. A. Whalers No More: A History of Whaling on the West Coast. (Madeira Park, BC): Harbour Publishing, (1987). Pp (8),i-iv,1-211,(1). Illustrated with photos and diagrams to text. 8vo, blue paper covered boards. "Over 30,000 whales were killed in the Pacific Northwest between 1905 and 1972, [...] Whalers No More, is Hagelund's warm and personal history of the west coast whaling industry, an epic chapter in the story of whales and men." -from the dust ja... View more info

Final Report to the Province of Nova Scotia Executive Council on Issues Affecting the Port of Halifax, December 30, 1982, Halifax, N.S. Volume II – Appendices.

By: Halifax Dartmouth Port Committee

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Halifax Dartmouth Port Committee , Halifax , 1982,:

Seller ID: 79210


(Halifax Dartmouth Port Committee). Final Report to the Province of Nova Scotia Executive Council on Issues Affecting the Port of Halifax, December 30, 1982, Halifax, N.S. Volume II – Appendices. (Halifax : Halifax Dartmouth Port Committee, 1982). Pp (128). 4to, black comb-binding, printed blue cardcovers. Contents : List of People Interviewed. Evergreen's Evolving Global Strategy Unfolds. Round the World Services: It's All Square. The Overland Route Potential. Cost Re... View more info

Life with the Esquimaux : A Narrative of Arctic Experience in Search of Survivors of Sir John Franklin's Expedition.

By: HALL, Charles Francis, Captain.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: M.G. Hurtig Ltd, Edmonton , 0,:

Seller ID: 81163


HALL, Charles Francis, Captain. Life with the Esquimaux : A Narrative of Arctic Experience in Search of Survivors of Sir John Franklin's Expedition. With maps, coloured illustrations, and one hundred woodcuts. Edmonton : M.G.Hurtig Ltd., (1970). First Hurtig Edition. Pp [i]-xxvi,[1]-547,(1), colour frontis + 3 other colour plates + large folding map at rear. Text illustra tions. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A facsimile reprint of the original 1865 edition. To... View more info

Naval War in the Mediterranean, 1914-1918. in dj.

By: HALPERN, Paul G.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, 1987, ISBN:08702414489:

Seller ID: 83945


HALPERN, Paul G. The Naval War in the Mediterranean, 1914-1918. (Annapolis,MD): Naval Institute Press, (1987). Pp. (8),ix-xix,(1),1-631,(5). 8vo, blu e cloth with silver lettering to spine. A thorough scholarly survey of an oft-overlooked but integral aspect of the Great War. "Apart from the controversial Dardanelles campaign and the dramatic escape of the Goeben and Breslau in 1914, the Mediterranean during the First World War has been largely neglected by historian... View more info

Why the Navy Wants Big Aircraft Carriers : An Interview with Fleet Admiral W.F. Halsey (Ret.).

By: HALSEY, W.F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1949,:

Seller ID: 80833


HALSEY, W.F. Why the Navy Wants Big Aircraft Carriers : An Interview with Fleet Admiral W.F. Halsey (Ret.). Reprinted from U.S. News & World Report ofMay 20, 1949. Pp (1),24-28,(8) including covers. Double column. 4to, white stapled self-wraps. Two horizontal creases, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Motor Boat Club off Long Island, or, A Darine Marine Game at Racing Speed. as is.

By: HANCOCK, H. Irving Motor Boat Club Series

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Henry Altemus Company, Philadelphia, 1909,:

Seller ID: 76912


HANCOCK, H. Irving. The Motor Boat Club off Long Island; or, A Darine Marine Game at Racing Speed. Philadelphia: Henry Altemus Company, (1909). Pp. [1]-252, + 6 p. of ads, including frontis. and plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial tan cloth with red lettering to front and spine. A volume in The Motor Boat Club Series. Ex-library (spine number and sticker remnants, stamp verso frontispiece), inner hinges quite cracked, endpapers removed, boards and spine browned, some fra... View more info