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Cruising Club of America 1936.

By: Cruising Club of America

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cruising Club of America, New York, 1936,:

Seller ID: 105130


(Cruising Club of America). The Cruising Club of America 1936. (New York): printed by the Year Book Committee of the Cruising Club of America, 1936. Pp. 1-188,(4). Illustrated with dozens of black and white photos. 8vo, navy blue textured cloth with gilt device to front board, blank spine. A year book of the Cruising Club of America, with the Club's constitution, a list ofmembers for 1936, a list of the fleet and its specs (including 55 schooner s, 27 yawls, 51 ketches, 67 sloops and cutters, 26 cat boats, and 16 motor cruisers, a list of Blue Water Medal-winners, and, making up about two-thir... View more info

Fisheries Resources of the Sea and Their Management (Science & Engineering Policy Series ).

By: CUSHING, David

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, London, 1975, ISBN:0198583206:

Seller ID: 105157


CUSHING, David. Fisheries Resources of the Sea and Their Management. (London) : Oxford University Press, 1975. First Edition. Pp. (6),1-87,(3). Maps, tables, diagrams in text. 8vo, blue-grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Inthe Science and Engineering Policy Series. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2225. Chapters : 1. The Development of Fisheries; 2. The Natural History of Fishes; 3. The Dynamics of Fish Populations; 4. The First Steps in Conservation; 5. The International Structure of Management [including the Atlantic Commissions, The International Whaling Commission]... View more info

Dalton Journal : Two Whaling Voyages to the South Seas 1823-1829

By: DALTON, William). GUNSON, Niel, (ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: National Library of Australia, Canberra, 1990, ISBN:0642105057:

Seller ID: 105256


(DALTON, William). GUNSON, Niel, (ed.). The Dalton Journal : Two Whaling Voyages to the South Seas 1823-1829. (Canberra) : National Library of Australia, (1990). Pp (4),iii-xii,1-140,(2). Illustrated. Map. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, pictorial onlay to front board. William Dalton (1802-1873). Contents : Foreword. Preface. Introduction. Dr William Dalton: A Memoir. The Journal of William Dalton, Surgeon. The First Voyage in the 'Phoenix' of London 1823-125 Captain: John Palmer. The Second Voyage in the 'Harriet' of London, 1826-19 Captain: Edward Reed. App... View more info

By Gemini; or, Marshmallows in the Salad. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DAVISON, Ann

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Peter Davies, London, 1962,:

Seller ID: 106200


DAVISON, Ann. By Gemini; or, Marshmallows in the Salad. London : Peter Davies, (1962). First Edition. Pp (10),3-[239],(1) + 16-page central section ofb&w photos. Map in text. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 1324, Morris & Howland p.41. Published in the United States in the same year under the title In the Wak e of the Gemini. Includes Canada. 31 photos including: "Gemini and author at the lift lock at Peterborough"; "The Marine Railway at Swift Rapids, Trent Canal, Ontario"; "Fishing boat beached at Meldrum Bay, Manitoulin Island,Ontario"; "Gemini waiting to go down in the Kir... View more info

Shaw Savill & Albion : The Post War Fortunes of a Shipping Empire First Edition in dustjacket.

By: de KERBRECH, Richard P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press, London, 1986, ISBN:0851773931:

Seller ID: 105002


de KERBRECH, Richard P. Shaw Savill & Albion : The Post War Fortunes of a Shipping Empire. (London) : Conway Maritime Press, (1986). First Edition. Pp(4),v-xiv,1-178. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, grey cloth, gilt lettering to sp ine. "The post-war years of the Shaw Savill Line saw the opening of new routes and the building of some of the company's finest ships, notably the innovative passenger liners Southern Cross and Northern Star. But they also witnessed a general decline in world shipping, and the final flowering of Shaw Savill's traditional Australasian links as Britain's entry into the E... View more info

Sailing with Children

By: DIXON, Conrad

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, London, 1969, ISBN:022963897X:

Seller ID: 106228


DIXON, Conrad. Sailing with Children. [by] Conrad Dixon and Edward Seymour who did the drawings. (London) : Adlard Coles Ltd, (1969). Pp (7),8-96. Small 8vo, white paper-covered boards. Toy 2089. Chapters : 1. The Very Young:0 - 3 Years; 2. Safety First; 3. Daddy, I'm Going to be Sick!; 4. Rig of t he Day; 5. Grub!; 6. Dance and Skylark; 7. Mucking about in Boats; 8. Watchkeeping; 9. In Harbour. With index. A couple of tiny puncture marks to cover, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Bermuda Light : The Story of Gibbs Hill Lighthouse

By: DOLDING, Michael.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1990,:

Seller ID: 104801


DOLDING, Michael. Bermuda Light : The Story of Gibbs Hill Lighthouse. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [ca 1990]. Pp 3-48,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue stapled card covers. Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, (2nd ed.) p.70. Rubbed, else very good. Uncommon. 25.00 View more info

America's Maritime Heritage.

By: ENGLE, Eloise . LOTT, Arnold S.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Naval Institute, 1975,:

Seller ID: 19337


ENGLE, Eloise and Arnold S. LOTT. America's Maritime Heritage. Annapolis, MD : Naval Institute Press, (1975). Pp 371. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated cloth. Contents : Colonial America; Early Maritime Development; Colonial Seaports; The Revolutionary War; Ships Overseas; Perils of Independence; All Ships - All Seas; The Paths of the Sea; Clippers to California; Piracy and Slavery; Trade, Treaties, and Exploration; The Civil War; Inland Waterways; The Navy and the Nation; Sociology and Education; Technology; Shipbuilding; Global War; Our Cultural Heritage; Sea Power and National Survival. W... View more info

Lady Lex and the Blue Ghost : A Pictorial History of the USS Lexingtons CV-2 and CV-16. Second Printing

By: EWING, Steve

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Pictorial Histories Publishing Company, Missoula, Mont., 1986, ISBN:0933126352:

Seller ID: 106738


EWING, Steve. The "Lady Lex" and the "Blue Ghost" : A Pictorial History of the USS Lexingtons (CV-2 and CV-16). Missoula, Mont.: Pictorial Histories Publishing Company, (January 1986). Second Printing. Pp. [i]-vi,1-42. Illustrated with over 71 b&w photos and 5 colour photos. Also line drawing of USSLexington (CV-2). Double column. Oblong large 8vo, illustrated stapled car dcovers. Contents: The First Carrier: USS Lexington (CV-2); The Second Carrier: USS Lexington (CV-16); The "Third" Carrier: USS Lexington CVA, CVS, CVT and AVT-16. Very good. 17.00 View more info

International Shipping : An Introduction to the Policies, Politics, and Institutions of the Maritime World in dustjacket

By: FARTHING, Bruce

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lloyd's of London Press, London, 1987, ISBN:1850441510:

Seller ID: 105182


FARTHING, Bruce. International Shipping : An Introduction to the Policies, Politics, and Institutions of the Maritime World. London, New York, [...] :Lloyd's of London Press Ltd, 1987. First Edition. Pp (10),[xi]-xix,(1),[1] -204. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. McConville and Rickaby, Shipping Business and Maritime Economics: An Annotated International Bibliography 3064. Foreword by Sir John N. Nicholson. Chapters : 1. The Freedom of the Seas; 2. The Sectors of Shipping; 3. Shipping Nationalism and Government Involvement; 4. Government Involvement in the Technical and Liability Aspec... View more info

Mary Celeste : The Odyssey of an Abandoned Ship. American Edition, signed.

By: FAY, Charles Edey

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Peabody Museum, 1942,:

Seller ID: 107135


FAY, Charles Edey. Mary Celeste : The Odyssey of an Abandoned Ship. Salem :Peabody Museum, 1942. Pp. (10),[xi]-xvi,(4),[3]-80,(6), + 13 p. of black a nd white plates, 1 colour plate leaf, and 1 folding map. Illustrated. Large8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Chapters : 1 . Early History of the Mary Celeste; 2. Master and Crew; 3. The Mary Celeste begins Her Voyage; 4. A Startling Cable from Gibraltar; 5. The Dei Gratiahas an Unexpected Adventure; 6. Difficulties over Vessel's Registry; 7. Ol iver Deveau Testifies; 8. Proceedings at Gibraltar; 9. Theory of the Cause ... View more info

Marine Glues : What to Use and How to Use It

By: Ferdico Products)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: L.W. Ferdinand & Co., Inc., Newton Lower Falls, Mass., 1944,:

Seller ID: 106132


(Ferdico Products). Marine Glues : What to Use and How to Use It. Newton Lower Falls, Mass.: L.W. Ferdinand & Co., Inc., [1944?]. Pp (1),2-23,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, brown card covers with a circular cut-out to front cover (port-hole). "The object of this booklet is to assist you in selecting the giues or sealing compounds best adapted to your particular problems." (from the title page). Contents : Ferdico and Jeffery Products for Our Ships of War; Jeffery's Marine Ship Glue (No. 2); Ferdiseal (Liquid Marine Glue); Ferdico Aviation (Liquid Marine Glue); Ferdico Double X Cement; Ferdico ... View more info

Foc'sle Days : A Story of My Youth . First Edition in dustajcket.

By: FISCHER, Anton Otto

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons , New York / London, 1947,:

Seller ID: 107790


FISCHER, Anton Otto. Foc'sle days : A Story of My Youth. With Paintings by the Author. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons / London : Charles Scribner's Sons, Ltd. 1947. First Edition (with Scribner's 'A'). Pp. (8),ix-xvii,(3),1-82,(2) Double column. Large oblong 4to, light grey-brown cloth, blue lettering to spine. Illustrated end-papers. Anton Otto Fischer (b. February 23, 1882, Regensburg, Germany - d. March 26, 1962, Woodstock, New York) painter and illustrator for the Saturday Evening Post, with a particular skill in marine subjects, including Guy Gilpatric’s Mr.Glencannon. This is a boo... View more info

Mer et littoral : Rapport du groupe de travail.

By: France - Government Préparation du huitième plan, 1981-1985.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Documentation française, , Paris, 1980, ISBN:2110006269:

Seller ID: 105165


(France - Government). Mer et littoral : Rapport du groupe de travail. Paris : Documentation française, (29-31 Quai Voltaire) Juillet 1980. Pp (4),5-364. Many tables in text. 8vo, white cardcovers, lettered in blue & black, white spine with blue stripe. In the Préparation du huitième plan, 1981-1985series. Not seen in Papadakis & Glassner. The working group, under its cha irman Daniel Doustin, included René Chabod, Louis Dominici, Pierre Raynaud,Jacques Roudier, and 20 or so others. Part I. Ressources energetiques et m inerales et industries de la mer. 1. Vingt ans d'activités en mer: Que... View more info

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A Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America. First Edition thus in dustjacket

By: FRANCHERE, Gabriel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Citadel Press, New York, 1969,: 1969

Seller ID: 106077


FRANCHÈRE, Gabriel. A Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America. Edited by Milo Milton Quaife. New York : The Citadel Press, (1968). Pp. (6),ix-liii,(3),3-318,(2) + 3 maps + 3 illustrations [including "View of the Falkland Isles" opp. p.22]. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. A reprint of the Lakeside Classics edition of 1954. For Gabriel Franchère (b. November 3, 1786, Montreal - d. April 12, 1863 in St Paul, Minnesota) see DCB Volume 9. Milo Milton Quaife (b. October 6, 1880, Nashua, Iowa - d. 1959, Michigan) . "An earl... View more info

Free Trade and Sailors' Rights : A Bibliography of the War of 1812

By: FREDRIKSEN, John C., (comp.).

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut / London, 1985, ISBN:0313243131:

Seller ID: 105228


FREDRIKSEN, John C., (comp.). Free Trade and Sailors’ Rights : A Bibliography of the War of 1812. Westport, Connecticut and London, England : Greenwood Press, (1985). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-xiii,(3),[1]-399,(1). 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to front & spine. No. 2 in the Bibliographies andIndexes in American History series. Ingles, Bibliography of Canadian Bibli ographies 2046. Approximately 6,000 entries. Sections: A. General Texts; B.The West and Northwest; C. Lake Erie (pp.76-87); D. Niagara Frontier - Lak e Ontario (pp.88-118); E. St. Lawrence - Lake Champlain (pp.119-133); F. ... View more info

White Sails Shaking : An Anthology of Excerpts from Accounts of Cruises Made in Sailing Yachts. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FREEMAN, Ira Henry, (ed.) HOLDRIDGE, Desmond GERBAULT, Alain MARTYR, J.Weston

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company, New York, 1947,:

Seller ID: 106078


FREEMAN, Ira Henry, (ed.). White Sails Shaking : An Anthology of Excerpts from Accounts of Cruises Made in Sailing Yachts. New York : The Macmillan Company, 1948. First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xiii,(1),1-202. 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to front and spine. Toy 396; Morris & Howland,Yachting in America: A Bibliography p.54. "Every true blue-water man will find grand entertainment in the salty anthology. Ira Henry Freeman's selection of excerps from accounts of famous sailing cruises in brimful of the joy and the dramaof plunging canvas. Variety is the keynote of this collection of twenty... View more info

Willis, the Pilot : A Sequel to The Swiss Family Robinson. Rainbow Series.

By: FRITH, Henry. Rainbow Series)

Price: $20.00

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

Seller ID: 104924


FRITH, Henry. Willis, the Pilot : A Sequel to "The Swiss Family Robinson". Translated from the best Original Editions by Henry Frith. With numerous illustrations. London, New York and Melbourne: Ward, Lock and Co., [n.d.]. Pp. (6),[vii]-viii,1-295,(1),(16) of ads, including frontispiece and plates. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, decorated blue cloth with orange, red and yellow decoration to front board and spine, black lettering to front board and spine. A volume in The Rainbow Series. Title page and frontispiece beginning to detach, bumping to spine ends, name to front pastedown... View more info

Japanese Naval Vessels Survived. Their Post-War Activities and Final Disposition First Edition.

By: FUKUI, Shizuo, (ed.).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Shuppan Kyodo Publishers, Tokyo , 1961,:

Seller ID: 42167


FUKUI, Shizuo, (ed.). Japanese Naval Vessels Survived. Their Post-War Activities and Final Disposition. Survey on [sic] the Japanese Naval Vessels 1925/1947. Tokyo : Shuppan Kyodo Publishers, 1961. Pp 224. Illustrated with photos and line drawings. 8vo, blue cloth spine, with blue paper-covered boards. 175 photographs (with English captions) many of which are quite dramatic. The main text is in Japanese. Signed inscription with stamp from the author. With 8 page English-language index pamphlet laid-in. Corners bumped, boards slightly splayed, some sunning to upper board, ow vg with the bilingu... View more info

I paesi dell'OUA e il mare

By: GOBBI, Guglielmo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Giuffrè, Milano / Milan, 1978, ISBN:0946956081:

Seller ID: 105231


GOBBI, Guglielmo. I paesi dell'OUA e il mare. Milano : Giuffrè Editore, 1978. Pp (8),[3]-347,(1). 8vo, white & yellow cardcoivers, black lettering to front & white spine. No.4 in the Africa: Storia - Sociologica - Diritto series. OUA = Organizzazione dell'Unità africana = Organization of African Unity. Contens : Prepazione. I. Il mare tra mito e storia. II. Per un nuovo regime del mare. 1. La Conferenza di Caracas. 2. Dichiarazioni generali dei paesi africani. 3. Il regime internazionale e le risorse minerarie dei fondimarini. 4. Acque territoriali. 5. Stretti. 6. Platea continentale. 7. Zon... View more info