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Souvenir Programme of the Royal Marines Searchlight Tattoo held at the Royal Marine Barracks, Eastney, September 1st to 4th, 1948.

By: Royal Marines Searchlight Tattoo

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Printed by S.H. Peters & Sons Ltd, Sydenham , 1948,:

Seller ID: 84721


(Royal Marines Searchlight Tattoo). Souvenir Programme of the Royal MarinesSearchlight Tattoo held at the Royal Marine Barracks, Eastney, September 1 st to 4th, 1948. (Sydenham : Printed by S.H. Peters & Sons Ltd., 1948). Pp 1-28. Illustrated. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated pale blue stapled wrappers. Along with the Programme of Events are a number of articles : Breaking the Crust of D-Day; The Story of the Searchlight Tattoo; Fighting Musicians of the Fleet; Filling the Gaps; Royal Marines in the European War; Royal Marines in the Middle East War; For Valour : The Story of Cpl. Tom Hun... View more info

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The Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 51, No. 9, September 1935

By: Rudder, The). BASHFORD, James PITKIN, James S. CROSBY, William F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rudder Publishing Co, New York, 1935,: 1935

Seller ID: 83296


(Rudder, The). The Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 51, No. 9, September 1935. New York : The Rudder Publishing Co., 1935. Pp 1-96. Illustrated throughout with b&w photos, &c. Double column. Small folio (235 x 298 mm), photo-illustrated wrappers, with blue lettering to spine. Editorial by William F. Crosby. “Larchmont Race Week” (by W.F. Crosby ) with photos by Morris Rosenfeld. “El Lagrato Wins the Gold Cup for Third Time in Succession” with photos by Morris Rosenfeld. “Playmate Wins the Block Island Ha... View more info

Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 57, No. 11, Novenber 1941

By: Rudder, The). BELL, S. Alexander LAUER-LEONARDI, Boris MELFORD, Gerry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rudder Publishing Co, New York, 1941,:

Seller ID: 83297


(Rudder, The). The Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 57, No. 11, Novenber 1941. New York : The Rudder Publishing Co., 1941. Pp [1]-[80]. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue and white wrappers, letteredin blue to spine. Contents : “Ditch Hopping Southward” (by Gerry Melford); “Amateurs Can Build Champions” (by Roy McCullough); “Why Not Supercharge M arine Engines?” (by Conrad Miller); “Letters of a Lawyer at Sea” (by S. Alexander Bell); “Rascal Tries the pacific” (by Frank E. Campbell); “How I Became a Sailor” (by Boris Lauer-Leonardi); “Iceboat... View more info

Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 51, No. 12, December 1935

By: Rudder, The). DALTON, A.S. FANTA, J. Julius WALTHER, William C.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Rudder Publishing Co, New York, 1935,:

Seller ID: 83301


(Rudder, The). The Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 51, No. 12, December 1935. New York : The Rudder Publishing Co., 1935. Pp 1-96. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue and white wrappers, lettered in blue to spine. Contents : “The Cruise of Antares” (by William C. Walther); “Cote d'Azur One-Design Cruiser”; “Cutty Sark”; “Inside and Outside to Florida” (by A.S. Dalton); “Practical Celestial Navigation” (by George N. Wallace); “More Notes on the Design Competition”; “The Fine Points of Ice Boating” (by J. Julius Fanta); “America's Largest Y... View more info

Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 51, No. 10, October 1935

By: Rudder, The). GILPIN, Vincent SPARKMAN, Drake H. PITKIN, James S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rudder Publishing Co, New York, 1935,:

Seller ID: 83299


(Rudder, The). The Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 51, No. 10, October 1935. New York : The Rudder Publishing Co., 1935. Pp 1-96. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue and white wrappers, lettered in blue to spine. Contents : “New York Yacht Club Cruise”; “Records Fall at RedBank”; “America's Largest Yachts, No. 9”; “Florida's Indian Key” (by Vince nt Gilpin); “Texas Boat Wins Snipe Internationals”; “Protect Your Boat FromWinter's Rigors”; “Sea Cliff Retains Mohawk Cup”; “Route to Florida and Ke y West” (by Geof. Smith); “The Saga of Ci... View more info

Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 50, No. 11, November 1934

By: Rudder, The). HANNA, John G. PITKIN, James S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Rudder Publishing Co, New York, 1934,:

Seller ID: 83298


(Rudder, The). The Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 50, No. 11, November 1934. New York : The Rudder Publishing Co., 1934. Pp 1-80. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue and white wrappers, lettered in blue to spine. Contents : “The Route to Florida”; “The Cup Races in Retrospect”; “The Men Who Run the Cup races”; “One-Design Frostbite Class Building”; “Yankee Joins Lambert's Colorful Fleet”; “Stern Drive, the Coming Thing for all Power Craft”; “Six Meter Sloops Swamp Clyde Invaders”; “Port of Call” (by James S. Pitkin); “The Watch Below... View more info

Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 51, No. 11, November 1935

By: Rudder, The). SCOTT-PAINE, H. CARTIER, James E. CROSBY, William F.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Rudder Publishing Co, New York, 1935,:

Seller ID: 83300


(Rudder, The). The Rudder : The Magazine for Yachtsmen, Volume 51, No. 11, November 1935. New York : The Rudder Publishing Co., 1935. Pp 1-96. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue and white wrappers, lettered in blue to spine. Contents : “Take Your Boat South This Winter” (by James E. Cartier); “The San Diego Yacht Club”; “America's Largest Yachts, No. 10”; “Challenge Defends Seawanhaka Cup” (by Gordon Raymond); “Glitter-Wake Goes toSea for News” (by H. Scott-Paine); “The President's Cup Regata” (by W.F. C rosby); “Designing Competition for a Sailing Cano... View more info

Under Enemy Colors.

By: RUSSELL, S. Thomas

Price: $16.50

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York , 2007, ISBN:9780399154430:

Seller ID: 82976


RUSSELL, S. Thomas. Under Enemy Colors. New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, (2007). First Printing. Pp (8),[1]-486,(2). 8vo, blue cloth spine, red paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "Around the time of the French Revolution, Charles Saunders Hayden is one of Britain's most able naval officers, an ambitious young lieutenant born to an English father and a French mother. But despite his abilities and his unshakable loyalty to Britain, Hayden's career is damned by his "mixed" heritage and lack of connections....which is how he finds himself assigned to the Themis. a frigate imd... View more info

Liberty Ships : The History of the Emergency Type Cargo Ships Constructed in the United States during World War II. US in dj.

By: SAWYER, L.A MITCHELL, W.H.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press, Cambridge, MD, 1970, ISBN:0870331523:

Seller ID: 83899


SAWYER, L.A. and W.H. MITCHELL. The Liberty Ships: The History of the "Emergency" Type Cargo Ships Constructed in the United States during World War II. Cambridge, MD: Cornell Maritime Press, (1970). First American Printing. Pp. (10),11-223,(1). Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt letteringto spine. Law 1786. "The American 'Liberty' ship was a product of the Seco nd World War. In new or hurriedly enlarged yards, ships of this type were built and launched in an incredibly short space of time. Eventually they became the largest class of standard ship, for more than 2,700 wer... View more info

Flying Priest over the Arctic : A Story of Everlasting Ice and of Everlasting Love.

By: SCHULTE, Paul, Father

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London , 1940,:

Seller ID: 83914


SCHULTE, Paul, Father. The Flying Priest over the Arctic : A Story of Everlasting Ice and of Everlasting Love. New York and London : Harper & BrothersPublishers, (1940). Second Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,(3),1-267,(5), frontis + 1 6 pp plates. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, white seaplane to front cover,white lettering to spine. Schulte (1896-1975). Arctic Bibliography 15560: "Account of the author's mission work during recent years in Canadian Eastern Arctic, along the western coast of Hudson Bay from Moosonee to Melville Peninsula and on northern Baffin Island; with notes on the work of the O... View more info

Mavericks in Paradise / Pirates of the Virgin Islands

By: SEYFARTH, Fritz.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spanish Main Press, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, 1988,:

Seller ID: 82978


SEYFARTH, Fritz. Mavericks in Paradise : Sixteen stories about Caribbean rascals, renegades, adventurers and thieves..... [and] Pirates of the Virgin Islands : The Golden Age of Piracy 1690 to 1720 : Who were these men – adventurers, entrepreneurs, maritime gangsters, or terrorists...? The booties taken were immense, their exploits legendary and devastating. The Caribbean – and especially the Virgin Islands – became a pirate paradise. (St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands : Spanish Main Press, 1988). Pp (2),[1]-40,(4);[1]-32,(2). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, illustrated tan card covers. Very good. ... View more info

Mavericks in Paradise : Sixteen stories about Caribbean rascals, renegades,adventurers and thieves.....

By: SEYFARTH, Fritz.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Spanish Main Press, St, Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands , 1985,:

Seller ID: 83926


SEYFARTH, Fritz. Mavericks in Paradise : Sixteen stories about Caribbean rascals, renegades, adventurers and thieves..... Art by Dee Carstarphen. (St,Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands : Spanish Main Press, 1985). Pp [1]-40. Illust rated. 8vo, illustrated brown stapled card covers. Very good. 9.00 View more info

Sea Wolf of the Confederacy : The Daring Civil War Raids of Naval Lt. Charles W. Read.

By: SHAW, David W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., 2005, ISBN:1574092073:

Seller ID: 83962


SHAW, David W. Sea Wolf of the Confederacy : The Daring Civil War Raids of Naval Lt. Charles W. Read. (Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.) : Sheridan House, (2005). First Paperback Edition. Pp (12),[1]-235,(1),+ 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, illustrated card covers with black spine. "In June 1863, just days before the epic clash at Gettysburg, a small party of the Confederate Navy mounted a devastating series of raids on the New England coast. At the center of the conflict was the hotheaded young adventurer, Charles W. Read. Serving aboard CSS Florida off the coast of Brazil, Read hatched a daring plan to sail ... View more info

Ships and Ship Models. Vol.1 : 1931-1932. in dj

By: Ship Models)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Model and Allied Publications, Argus Books Ltd., Watford, 1977,:

Seller ID: 23787


(Ship Models). Ships and Ship Models. Vol.1 : 1931-1932. Watford : Model and Allied Publications, Argus Books Ltd., 1977. Pp 384. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. A bound facsimile reproduction of Volume 1 (No.1, Sept. 1931, to No.12, Aug. 1932) of the hobby journal Ships and Ship Models first published by Percival Marshall Ltd 1931-1932. Vg in vg dj. 35.00 View more info

Merchant Ship Position-Reporting Systems

By: Shipping]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization, London, 1974, ISBN:9280110128:

Seller ID: 82896


[Shipping]. Merchant Ship Position-Reporting Systems . London: Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization, 1974. Pp. [1]-18,(2), with 1 folding chart at rear. Illustrated. 4to, stapled printed blue card covers. Vg.20.00 View more info

Ships' Routeing

By: Shipping]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization, London, 1973, ISBN:9280110276:

Seller ID: 82897


[Shipping]. Ships' Routeing . London: Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization, 1973. Third Edition. Pp. [1]-111,(1). Illustrated with numerous shipping lane charts. Double column. 4to, printed blue card covers. "The chartlets contained herein are not to be used for navigation." - from the title page. Bumping to spine ends, else vg. 45.00 View more info

Ships & Sailing, Volume Two, Number One, June 1952.

By: Ships & Sailing). Ships & Sailing, Volume Two, Number One, June 1952. BLANK, John S. CANNEY, Heyward GRANBERG, W.J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing, Milwaukee, 1952,:

Seller ID: 83294


(Ships & Sailing). Ships & Sailing, Volume Two, Number One, June 1952. Milwaukee : Kalmbach Publishing Co., 1952. Pp [1]-66,(2) including covers. Illustrated. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. First Annual Travel Issue. Contents : “Le Havre: Gateway to France” (by Capt. John S.Blank 3rd, pp 8-17); “Down to the Sea for Fun” (by Capt. John S. Blank 3rd , pp 18-21); “Catalina, here we come” (photos by Jack Kemmerer, pp 22-25); “George Washington's Canal” (by Heyward Canney, pp 26-28); “Marine Travel Salon” [photographs] (pp 29-43); “By echo and by gosh... View more info

Forgotten Man & Our Own Robin Hood. 1st ed.

By: SIMPSON, Ted BUCKNAM, Ransford)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 0,:

Seller ID: 54255


SIMPSON, Ted. The Forgotten Man & Our Own Robin Hood : Tales of Disaster, Starvation and Heart-warming stories of rescue. N.pl.: n.pub, n.d. First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-20,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers. Contents : Buckman; Laurence: Marijuana; Pirate Hall; Bay of Fundy; Treasure Found; Robin Hood; The Mystery Man. Vg. 7.00 View more info

Voyages : At Sea with Strangers. 1st no dj

By: SKOGAN, Jane

Price: $12.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, Toronto, 1992, ISBN:0002237566:

Seller ID: 82661


SKOGAN, Jane. Voyages : At Sea with Strangers. (Toronto) : HarperCollins, (1992). First Printing. Pp (8),1-149,(3). 8vo, black cloth spine, blue paper-covered boards. "Joan Skogan is one of the very few foreign fisheries observers working off the west coast of North America." - from the dj. Writing from her trips on Russian & Polish trawlers. Vg. Lacking dj. 12.00 View more info

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Misty Islands. in dj.

By: SMEETON, Miles

Price: $80.00

Publisher: autical Publishing Co. in assoc. with George G. Harrap, Lymington, Hants, 1969,:

Seller ID: 29798


SMEETON, Miles. The Misty Islands. Lymington, Hants: Nautical Publishing Co. in association with George G. Harrap, (1969). Pp 214. Illustrated. 8vo, grey cloth. Toy 467b. An account of the Smeetons' cruise from Japan to Alaska, through the Panama Canal to Nova Scotia, to Iceland and Ireland aboard their Hong Kong built ketch Tzu Hang. Vg in dj. 80.00 View more info