Keyword:NAUTICAL DICTIONARY LANGUAGE ENGLISH REFERENCE

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Salty Dog Talk : The Nautical Origins of Everyday Expressions

By: BEAVIS, Bill, and Richard G. McCLOSKEY.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles Limited, London , 1985, ISBN:0229117058: 1985

Seller ID: 92673


BEAVIS, Bill, and Richard G. McCLOSKEY. Salty Dog Talk : The Nautical Origins of Everyday Expressions. London : Adlard Coles Limited, (1985). Second Printing. Pp (4),5-96. Illustrated. 8vo, art-illustrated white card covers, with red & black lettering to white spine. Bill Beavis was a seaman turned journalist who had long been interested in nautical etymology. “You have probably never realised just how many of the words and expressions used in everyday English do in fact have a fascinating nautical origin. If you've ever felt you've been sold down the river or put ... View more info

Dictionar Maritim Englez-Roman

By: BEZIRIS, Anton, Constantin POPA, Gheorghe SCURTU, and Andrei BANTAS (eds.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Editura Technica, Bucuresti / Bucharest, 1982,:

Seller ID: 82867


BEZIRIS, Anton, Constantin POPA, Gheorghe SCURTU, and Andrei BANTAS (eds.).Dictionar Maritim Englez-Roman. Bucuresti : Editura Technica, (1982). Pp [ 1]-613,(3). 8vo, dark blue cloth, light blue lettering to front board and spine. An English to Romanian nautical dictionary. Very good. 25.00 View more info

International Maritime Dictionary. 2nd ed.,

By: DE KERCHOVE, Rene

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1983,:

Seller ID: 83416


DE KERCHOVE, René. International Maritime Dictionary : An encyclopedic dictionary of useful maritime terms and phrases, together with equivalents in French and German. Second Edition. N.Y.: Van Nostrand Reinhold, (1983). Second Printing of the version with 1983 in the Library of Congress data. Pp (2),iii-v,91),1-1018. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Several stamps on fly-leaf, else very good in vg dust-jacket. 50.00 View more info

Jackspeak : An illustrated guide to the slang and usage of The Royal Navy and Royal Marines including The Submarine Service and Fleet Air Arm.

By: JOLLY, Rick

Price: $14.00

Publisher: FoSAMA Books, an imprint of Palamanando Publishing, Torpoint, Cornwall, 2000, ISBN:0951430521:

Seller ID: 90514


JOLLY, Rick. Jackspeak : An illustrated guide to the slang and usage of TheRoyal Navy and Royal Marines including The Submarine Service and Fleet Air Arm. Illustrated by TUGG. (Torpoint, Cornwall) : FoSAMA Books, an imprint of Palamanando Publishing, (2000). Pp (14),1-521,(9). Illustrated throughout. 8vo (147 x 218 mm), illustrated (photo of waves) blue cardcovers, gold lettering to spine. First published in 1989 as Jackspeak : The Pusser`s Rum Guide to the Slanguage of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines. Surgeon-CaptainRichard Tadeusz Jolly, OBE (b. October 29, 1946, Hong Kong – d. January 13... View more info

Jackspeak : A guide to British naval slang and usage. Hardcover reprint

By: JOLLY, Rick TUGG

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Conway, London, 2011, ISBN:9781844861446:

Seller ID: 101884


JOLLY, Rick, and TUGG. Jackspeak : A guide to British naval slang and usage. (Illustrated by TUGG). (London) : Conway, (2011). Pp (14),1-526,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey cloth, lettered in black & red. First published in 1989 as Jackspeak : The Pusser`s Rum Guide to the Slanguage of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines. Surgeon-Captain Richard Tadeusz Jolly, OBE (b.October 29, 1946, Hong Kong – d. January 13, 2018, Cornwall). Cecil E. A. "Tugg" Wilson, M.B.E., R.N. (1930 - d. October 2006). A dictionary of navalslang and usage from A1 (the highest level of seaworthiness certif... View more info

Sea Grammar : With the Plaine Exposition of Smitsh Accidence for Young Sea-Men, Enlarged.

By: SMITH, John, Captain. GOELL, Kermit, ed.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph, London, 1970, ISBN:0718105885:

Seller ID: 104713


SMITH, John, Captain. A Sea Grammar : With the Plaine Exposition of Smitsh Accidence for Young Sea-Men, Enlarged. Written by Captaine John Smith, sometimes Gouernour of Virginia, and Admirall of New-England. Edited by Kermit Goell. London: Michael Joseph, (1970). First thus printing. Originally published in 1627. Pp. (4),v-xxxii,1-113,(3), portrait frontispiece, + 5 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. Decorated endpapers. 8vo, brown cloth spine with white cloth boards, gilt decoration to front board, gilt lettering to spine. "Uncorrected Proof Copy / Provisional Publication Date / O... View more info

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A Dictionary of British Ships and Seamen. First Edition in dustjacket

By: UDEN, Grant, and Richard COOPER.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Allen Lane / Kestrel Books, Harmondsworth, England, 1980, ISBN:0722652429: 1980

Seller ID: 92582


UDEN, Grant, and Richard COOPER. A Dictionary of British Ships and Seamen. Illustrated by Lionel Willis and with prints. (Harmondsworth, England) : Allen Lane / Kestrel Books, (1980). First Edition. Pp (8),9--591,(1) + 8-page central section of colour illustrations. Double Column. 8vo, brown cloth, silver lettering to spine. A comprehensive guide to the seamen, ships, battles and trading enterprises that figure in British history. Also included are entries on seas and oceans, wind and weather, canals, lighthouses, uniforms and many other matters connected with the sea. View more info