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Defence of Canada Regulations (Consolidation) 1942

By: Canada - Defence).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Edmond Cloutier, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, Ottawa , 1942,:

Seller ID: 83305


(Canada – Defence). Defence of Canada Regulations (Consolidation) 1942. Ottawa : Edmond Cloutier, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1942. Pp [1]-90,(2). 8vo, printed grey stapled card covers. Includes a section on“Ships and Aircraft” (pp 66-74), as follows : General control of shipping – Permission for ship or aircraft to leave port or place or Canadian waters– Transfer of ships registered in Canada – Aircraft – Issue of licences – Measures for safety of British ships registered in Canada – Control of tonnage – Deserters – Seamen required to have written pass ... View more info

St. Lawrence / Saguenay River Cruises : Canada Steamship Lines presents theInland Waterways Cruise, Season 1951.

By: Canada Steamship Lines

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canada Steamship Lines, Montreal , 1951,:

Seller ID: 83996


(Canada Steamship Lines). St. Lawrence / Saguenay River Cruises : Canada Steamship Lines presents the Inland Waterways Cruise, Season 1951. (Montreal : Canada Steamship Lines, 1951). Pp (28) unpaginated. Illustrated. Map. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers. A brochure for the 1951 cruise season. Tearto bottom of spine, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Navy in Halifax

By: Canadian Navy) CFB Halifax.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canadian Forces Base Halifax, 1989,:

Seller ID: 33427


(Canadian Navy). The Navy in Halifax. (Halifax: Canadian Forces Base Halifax / Trident Military Publications, 1989). Pp 1-68. Double column. Illustrated. 4to, ill. card covers. An overview of the facilities and services of Canada's largest military establishment, designed for service personnel, civilian employees, and visitors to the city. Slightly rubbed, else vg. 20.00 View more info

San Francisco Maritime Park : The Story Behind the Scenery

By: CANRIGHT, Stephen J., Lynn T. SULLIVAN, and William G. THOMAS.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: KC Publications, Las Vegas, 2000, ISBN:088714215X:

Seller ID: 82971


CANRIGHT, Stephen J., Lynn T. SULLIVAN, and William G. THOMAS. San Francisco Maritime Park : The Story Behind the Scenery. Photography by John Elk III. (Las Vegas) : KC Publications, Inc., 2000. Pp [1]-32. Illustrated. Map. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. Penned name and date, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Ships Annual 1958. in dj.

By: CARTER, Craig J.M BROWN, Kenneth. DORE, S. ISHERWOOD, J.H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, London, 1958,:

Seller ID: 29167


CARTER, Craig J.M. Ships Annual 1958. London : Ian Allan, 1958. Pp 96. Double column. Large 8vo, red cloth. Contents: P. Ransome-Wallis' "The Fight against the U-Boat" (pp,41-48); Knut Berg's "Early Scandinavian Motor Vessels"; "Review of World Merchant Shipping" by Craig J.M. Carter; "Shipbreaking is a Major Industry" by Kenneth Brown; "Thames Tideway" by S. Dore; H.A Allen's "Pleasure Steamer Reverie"; "Cargo Liner Types" by J.H. Isherwood; "Foreign Naval Survey" by Oscar Parkes; "The Black Sea Tramp" by Captain HenryDan... View more info

Ships Annual 1958.

By: CARTER, Craig J.M BROWN, Kenneth. DORE, S. ISHERWOOD, J.H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, London, 1958,:

Seller ID: 85214


CARTER, Craig J.M. Ships Annual 1958. London : Ian Allan, 1958. Pp 96. Double column. Large 8vo, red cloth. Contents: P. Ransome-Wallis' "The Fight against the U-Boat" (pp,41-48); Knut Berg's "Early Scandinavian Motor Vessels"; "Review of World Merchant Shipping" by Craig J.M. Carter; "Shipbreaking is a Major Industry" by Kenneth Brown; "Thames Tideway" by S. Dore; H.A Allen's "Pleasure Steamer Reverie"; "Cargo Liner Types" by J.H. Isherwood; "Foreign Naval Survey" by Oscar Parkes; "The Black Sea Tramp" by Captain HenryDan... View more info

Smacksmen : A Story of the Fishermen of The Borough. 1st UK in dj

By: CARTER, George Goldsmith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Constable, 1947,:

Seller ID: 21834


CARTER, George Goldsmith. The Smacksmen : A Story of the Fishermen of The Borough. London: Constable, (1947). First Printing. Pp 300. Small 8vo, blue cloth. "A long, excitine narrative, covering the lives of three generationsof East Anglian fishermen, beginning with the Iceland smacksmen, ending wi th the crews of the modern steam trawlers, and taking in the good times when a boat's captain and crew could earn a decent livelihood and the lean times which turned men and boys into longshoremen, glad to pick up a bare liing as best they could." - from the dj. Vg in nicked, lightly edge-br... View more info

Pride of Baltimore : Renaissance of the Baltimore Clipper

By: CHISOLM, Evelyn SUTHERLAND, Lowell E. (ed.) DE GAST, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Baltimore Operation Sail, Baltimore, 1977,:

Seller ID: 52227


CHISOLM, Evelyn. Pride of Baltimore : Renaissance of the Baltimore Clipper.Edited by Lowell E. Sutherland. Photographs by Robert de Gast. [Baltimore] : (Baltimore Operation Sail, 1977). Pp. (4),5-[48], with a printed translucent leaf at front & rear. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated stapled blueand white card covers. A brief history of the Baltimore clippers, which he lped make Baltimore a key shipbuilding port in the Name stamp, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Introduction to Charts and Their Use. 2nd pr, 2nd ed. in poor dj.

By: CHRISS, M. and G.R. HAYES HAYES, G. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow, 1956,:

Seller ID: 84618


CHRISS, M. and G.R. HAYES. An Introduction to Charts and Their Use. Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, (1944). Second Printing of the Second Edition. Pp 88 + fldg.chart of Dover Strait in rear pocket. Illustrated. 8vo, blue clo th. A concise introduction to chartwork based on current Admiralty conventions. Some shelfwear, rubbing to spine, name to ffep, else good in poor, chipped, browned dj. 25.00 View more info

Marine Lubrication. no dj.

By: CLARK, G.H. JACKSON, P., foreword

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Simmons-Boardman Pub. Corp., New York, 1959,:

Seller ID: 83303


CLARK, G.H. Marine Lubrication . [Foreword by P. Jackson]. New York: Simmons-Boardman Pub. Corp., (1959). Pp. [i]-xii,1-635,(1). 8vo, black cloth withgilt lettering to spine. Light shelfwear, name and stamp to ffep, else vg. 40.00 View more info

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Four Captains. in dj.

By: CLARK, George JARVIS. J.C.B. THOMSON, David WRIGHT, William

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow, 1975, ISBN:0851742475:

Seller ID: 44253


CLARK, George. Four Captains. Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, (1975). Pp (4),v-xi,(1),1-260, [19] leaves plates. Large 8vo, blue cloth. A British merchant captain recounts "really good yarns of sea life in the 60s and 70s" recounted to him by J.C.B. Jarvis, David Thomson, William Wright, and James Simpson. "[When] I was a young man, there were many thousands of seamen in their sixties and seventies, who had gone to sea in the heyday of Sail, who would have been only too glad to give anyone the story of their sea careers- for I think most of us like to yarn about our lives. The trouble was, th ... View more info

Sea Power and Its Meaning. presentation copy signed by author in dj

By: CLARK, J. J., Admiral and Captain Dwight H. BARNES BARNES, Dwight H., Captain. Watts Sea Power Library

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Franklin Watts, 1966,:

Seller ID: 62323


CLARK, J. J., Admiral and Captain Dwight H. BARNES. Sea Power and Its Meaning. New York: Franklin Watts, (1966). First Printing. Pp. 138 + [16] pp of plates. Illustrations to text. 8vo, pale blue cloth. The Watts Sea Power Library. After reviewing the economic importance of international trade to America, and the historical significance of the power of nations that have dominated the seas, the authors put forward very strong arguments that the United States Navy be used to insure unimpeded movement of mercantile trade on the world's oceans. Presentation copy signed by one of the authors, JJ &#... View more info

Introduction to Spherical Trigonometry. With practical examples, for students of Navigation, Hydrographic Surveying and Nautical Astronomy.

By: CLOUGH-SMITH, J.H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow , 1966,:

Seller ID: 84981


CLOUGH-SMITH, J.H. An Introduction to Spherical Trigonometry. With practical examples, for students of Navigation, Hydrographic Surveying and NauticalAstronomy. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., Nautical Publishers, (19 66). First Edition. Pp [i]-viii,1-111,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Name, else very good in unclipped dustjacket. 35.00 View more info

Trimaran Against the Trades. signed in dj.

By: COLE, Jean COLE, George.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: A.H. & A.W. Reed, Wellington, 1968,:

Seller ID: 32188


COLE, Jean. Trimaran Against the Trades. Appendix and sketches by George Cole. Wellington: A.H. & A.W. Reed, (1968). Pp 187. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 0765. An account of a trimaran- built in Nairobi, launched at Mombasa, and sailed to New Zealand - and of the singular family (including a ninety-year old grandmother) who owned her. Slightly cocked, slightly rubbed,else vg in rubbed, nicked dj. Signed by author. 40.00 View more info

Emigrant Ships : The Vessels which Carried Migrants Across the World, 1946-1972. pbk., signed

By: COOKE, Anthony

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Carmania Press, London, 1995, ISBN:0951865609:

Seller ID: 81168


COOKE, Anthony. Emigrant Ships : The Vessels which Carried Migrants Across the World, 1946-1972. London: Carmania Press, [n.d. - ca. mid-1990s]. Pp. [1]-112. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated grey card covers. Contents: 1. Who Were the Emigrants?; 2. The British Ships; 3. The Charlton Sisters; 4. The Italian Renaissance; 5. The Cosmopolitans; 6. The Spaniards, The French, and The Dutch; 7. Some Scandinavians and a Pole; 8. The Greek Fleet; 9. The American Contingent; 10. Zionists, Israelis and Others. With appendices. Vg. Signed (with an inscription) by Cooke. 65.00 View more info

Woman of the Year - 1842: The Story of Eliza Ruggles Raymond and Mutiny on the Slave Ship Amistad

By: COUSINS, Leone Banks RAYMOND, Elizabeth Ruggles

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 0,:

Seller ID: 88632


COUSINS, Leone Banks. Woman of the Year - 1842 : The Story of Eliza RugglesRaymond and Mutiny on the Slave Ship Amistad. N.d. [197?]. Pp (2), 1-27,(3 ). Illustrated. 8vo, stapled cream card covers. An early adventure of Ruggles (1817-1908), of Dempsey Corner, Kings County, who went on to become the first Nova Scotian missionary to Africa. Reprinted from The Nova Scotia Historical Quarterly, Volume 6, Number 4. Vg. 5.00 View more info

Bluenose Magazine of Downeast Canada. Volume I, Number I, Summer, 1976

By: CROWELL, Frances (ed.). RUFF, Eric RADDALL, Thomas H. CREIGHTON, Norman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bluenose Magazine, Port Maitland, N.S., 1976,: 1976

Seller ID: 84209


CROWELL, Frances, (ed.). Bluenose Magazine of Downeast Canada. Volume I, Number I, Summer, 1976. Port Maitland, N.S.: Bluenose Magazine, 1976. Pp [1]-39,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue stapled card covers. Contents : The Tall Schooners (pp 4-5); Threat to a People's Memory (by Rosemary Chiasson, pp 6-7); Hex Signs in Nova Scotia (by Christine Miles, pp 8-9); Yarmouth's Square-Rigger (by Eric Ruff, pp 10-11); Cunard's Woods [Nostalgia – Dartmouth] (by Ian Forsyth, pp 12-15); Painter of the Sea [Jack Gray] (by Jan... View more info

Cruising Club of America Blue Water Medal 1922 through 1996.

By: Cruising Club of America

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cruising Club of America, 1997,:

Seller ID: 84147


(Cruising Club of America). The Cruising Club of America Blue Water Medal 1922 through 1996. N.pl.: The Cruising Club of America, (1997). Pp i,(1),1-113. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Brief descriptions of Blue Water Medal winners, from Alain J. Gerbault (1923) to Bob and Beth Lux (1996). Very good. 60.00 View more info

Greyhounds of the Sea: The Story of the American Clipper Ship.. 2nd pr./2nded. US in dj

By: CUTLER, Carl C.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: United States Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD , 1967,:

Seller ID: 25584


CUTLER, Carl C. Greyhounds of the Sea : The Story of the American Clipper Ship. With a Foreword by Charles Francis Adams. Annapolis, MD : United States Naval Institute, (1967). Second Edition, Second Printing. Pp 592. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, sail cloth. Chapters : 1. Colonial Conditions; 2. The Young Republic; 3. Democracy Afloat; 4. The Early Federalist Period; 5. Fast Shipsand the War of 1812; 6. New Transportation Problems; 7. The "Railroad Rout e" to Europe; 8. Sailing Records after 1815; 9. Speed to China; 10. The Baltimore Clipper; 11. Evolution and the Influence of the Packet; 12. ... View more info

Greyhounds of the Sea: The Story of the American Clipper Ship. 2nd pr./2nd ed. US in dj

By: CUTLER, Carl C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: United States Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD, 1967,:

Seller ID: 85273


CUTLER, Carl C. Greyhounds of the Sea : The Story of the American Clipper Ship. With a Foreword by Charles Francis Adams. Annapolis, MD : United States Naval Institute, (1967). Second Edition, Second Printing. Pp 592. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, sail cloth. Chapters : 1. Colonial Conditions; 2. The Young Republic; 3. Democracy Afloat; 4. The Early Federalist Period; 5. Fast Shipsand the War of 1812; 6. New Transportation Problems; 7. The "Railroad Rout e" to Europe; 8. Sailing Records after 1815; 9. Speed to China; 10. The Baltimore Clipper; 11. Evolution and the Influence of the Packet; 12. ... View more info