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Sea Captains and their Ships. 1st UK in dj

By: ALLEN, Kenneth WOOD, Peter M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Odhams Books, 1965,:

Seller ID: 21977


ALLEN, Kenneth. Sea Captains and their Ships. Illustrated by Peter M. Wood. L.: Odhams Books, (1965). First Printing. Pp 160. 8vo, blue cloth. A book for juvenile readers about famous Captains and their ships. Included are Christopher Columbus and the Santa Maria, Grenville and the Revenge, Blake and the George, Anson and the Centurion, Bligh and the Bounty, Nelson and the Victory, Broke and the Shannon, Salmond and the Birkenhead, Tryon and the Victoria, Sturdee and the Invincible, Harwood and the Ajax, Vian and the Cossack, Kennedy and the PT 109, Kerans and the Amethyst. Gift inscription, e... View more info

Now You Can Read About... Ships

By: ATTMORE, Stephen Now You Can Read About Picture Books series) GIBBONS, Tony

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Brimax Books, Newmarket, 1984, ISBN:0861121945:

Seller ID: 68268


ATTMORE, Stephen. Now You Can Read About... Ships . Illustrated by Tony Gibbons. Newmarket: Brimax Books, (1984). Second Printing. Pp. [20]. Unpaginated. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue card covered boards. A volume in theNow You Can Read About... Picture Books series. Stamp to title page, else vg. 6.00 View more info

Tall Ship: On Other Naval Occasions

By: BARTIMEUS

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company, Ltd., London, 1916,:

Seller ID: 62925


BARTIMEUS. A Tall Ship : On Other Naval Occasions. London: Cassell and Company, Ltd., (1916). Seventh Printing (Apr 1916). Pp. 190. Small 8vo, illustrated light blue cloth. Contents: 1. Crab-Pots ; 2. The Drum ; 3. A Captain's Forenoon ; 4. The Seven-Bell Boat ; 5. The King's Pardon ; 6. An Off-Shore Wind ; 7. The Day ; 8. The Mummers ; 9. Crummy-Ships ; 10. The Higher Claim. Covers and spine browned, minor bumping and wear to edges, small spot to front, name, else vg. 20.00 View more info

All about Ships

By: BIRCH, T. Carrington Do You Know Book

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Perry Colour Books, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 19983


BIRCH, T. Carrington. All about Ships. London : Perry Colour Books Ltd., n.d. Pp 22. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated boards. in the Do You Know books series. Very good. 10.00 View more info

Story of Ships.

By: BOWOOD, Richard Ladybird Achievements Series 04

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Labybird , Loughborough, 1961,:

Seller ID: 20149


BOWOOD, Richard. The Story of Ships. With illustrations by Robert Ayton. Loughborough : Labybird Books Ltd., copyright 1961. Pp 50. Sm 8vo, illustrated paper covered boards. A Ladybird Easy-Reading Book. Series 601 (Achievements) No.4. Name, else very good. 5.00 View more info

Story of Ships. First Edition

By: BOWOOD, Richard Ladybird Achievements Series 04

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Labybird, Loughborough, 1961,:

Seller ID: 25919


BOWOOD, Richard. The Story of Ships. With illustrations by Robert Ayton. Loughborough : Labybird Books Ltd., 1961. First Printing. Pp 50. Sm 8vo, illustrated paper covered boards. A Ladybird Easy-Reading Book. Series 601 (Achievements) No.4. Surface tear, else very good. 6.00 View more info

Boy's Own Annual. Volume 59. 1936-1937.

By: Boy's Own Annual. HARDING, Robert, ed. DUNBAR, George.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boy's Own Paper Office, London, 1937,:

Seller ID: 114490


(Boy's Own Annual). The Boy's Own Annual. Volume 59. 1934-1935. Edited by Robert Harding. London : The Boy's Own Paper Office, n.d. [1937]. Pp. [i]-iv,1-576,+ frontispiece + 3 black-and-white aviation plates. Index. Large thick 8vo, illustrated green cloth with a cricket scene to the front board andthe spine, black and cream lettering to frnot board and spine. Of nautical interest: "True Pirate Tales: The Sack of Panama" (Geoffrey Rhodes, pp. 33 -34); "The 'Rogue' Run: A Story of a Temperamental Torpedo" ("Sea-Wrack", pp. 155-159, a short story); "Where Time Stands ... View more info

Merchant Ships. A Ladybird Recognition Book. Series 584 No.6.

By: CAREY, David Ladybird Recognition Book Series 584 No. 06 SMITH, J.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Labybird Books Ltd., Loughborough, 1973,:

Seller ID: 30466


CAREY, David. Merchant Ships. With illustrations by J. Smith. Loughborough : Labybird Books Ltd., copyright 1973. Pp 50. Sm 8vo, illustrated paper covered boards. A Ladybird Recognition Book. Series 584 No.6. Very good. 6.00 View more info

Donald McKay and the Clipper Ships. in dj

By: CHASE, Mary Ellen. North Star Books 12 McKAY, Donald)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1959,:

Seller ID: 17203


CHASE, Mary Ellen. Donald McKay and the Clipper Ships. Illustrated with photographs. Bos.: Houghton Mifflin, 1959. First Printing. Pp (9),[10]-181,(3). 8vo, green cloth. North Star Books 12. Born in Nova Scotia Donald McKay went on to design and build some of the fastest wooden ships of his time. "Fitted with clouds of snowy sail, these sleek greyhounds of ocean commerce were immediately engaged in the profitable California trade - south to stormy Cape Horn, then northward to San Francisco." -from the dust jacket. Previous owner's inscription, else vg in worn and chipped, price-clipped... View more info

Golden Books of Ships and Boats.

By: CONGER, Marion

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Simon and Schuster, New York , 1954,:

Seller ID: 87134


CONGER, Marion. The Golden Books of Ships and Boats. Illustrated by Robert Doremus. New York : Simon and Schuster, (1954). Pp [1]-64. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. A Golden Play Book, P-15. Every kind of ship and boat from early days to the present. 64 pages all in color. Some of the features you'll find in this book : Warships of the Navy, Life on a Liner, The Coast Guard, Submarines, Motor Boating, How to Sail, Navigation Aids, Signal Flags, Sailor's Knots to Tie, Quizzes, Navigation Canals, Ports and Harbors, History of the Navy, Voyages of the Past. Naval Uniforms, Ship M... View more info

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Weird and Wonderful Ships. First American Edition

By: COOK, Graeme SHERRINGTON, R.A. WOOD, John. WATSON, Brian.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Enterprise Books, 1975,:

Seller ID: 42208

ISBN: 0890090319


COOK, Graeme. Weird and Wonderful Ships. Illustrated by R.A. Sherrington, John Wood and Brian Watson; Cover Illustration Brian Edwards. Secaucus, NJ : Enterprise Books, 1975. First American Edition. Pp (4),5-48. 4to, illustrated. boards. Graeme Cook (b. 1939 - d. April 25, 1999, Balbeggie, Perth and Kinross, Scotland) - Steve at BearAlley. A delightful introduction to the world's more bizarre sea craft, from inflated pig skins to the circular warship Novgorod, from the "oscillating sofa" to the unlikely products of the Jointed Ship Company. For younger readers.... View more info

Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 15, No. 04, April, 1963. Our Navy Issue

By: Crowsnest

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Roger Duhamel, Ottawa , 1963,:

Seller ID: 92212


(Crowsnest). The Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 15, No. 4, April, 1963. Our Navy Issue. (Ottawa : Roger Duhamel, 1963). Pp 1-36.Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated blue and white stapled wrappe rs. Contents : The RCN in 1963; Provider`s Task; The Conversion Program; The RCNR`s New Outlook; Management Engineering; The Fleet Schools; Old Menace– New Tricks; Admiralty House [Halifax] (pp 24-26); The Tactical Trainer; Isometrics; Boatswain`s Call; Ghost Ships; Books for the Sailor; Composition of the Fleet; Naval Lore Corner No. 115. Cover photo of two prairie-born... View more info

Great Mysteries of the Sea. 1st US in dj

By: DOLAN, Edward F., Jr.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, 1984,:

Seller ID: 20569


DOLAN, Edward F., Jr. Great Mysteries of the Sea. Illustrated with photographs, prints, and drawings. N.Y.: Dodd, Mead & Co., (1984). First Printing. Pp 126. 8vo, plum cloth. A book for young adults. Contents : Two Haunted Ships; Ghosts Beneath the Sea; Ghosts on Film; Ghosts from the Sea; Ghost Ships; The Flying Dutchman; Ships That Could Think; No One Aboard; The Mysterious Sea. Vg-fine in dj. 14.00 View more info

Nuclear Ships of the World. ex-lib

By: DUKERT, Joseph M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1973, ISBN:698202481:

Seller ID: 65546


DUKERT, Joseph M. Nuclear Ships of the World. N.Y.: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, (1973). Pp 220. Illustrated with numerous photos to text. 8vo, illustrated cloth covered boards. Chapters : 1. The First Two Hundred Were Just the Beginning; 2. How Do They Work?; 3. Why Nuclear Propulsion?; 4. A Look atFour Nuclear Navies; 5. The Peaceful Ones; 6. How Safe?; 7. 20,000,000 Lea gues Under Nuclear Power; 8. Can Atomic Ships Make a Profit?; 9. What ComesNext. Index. Ex-library, with inkstamps and abrasions to rear paste down w here pouch was removed, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Sailing Ships and Sailing Craft

By: GOLDSMITH-CARTER, George Grosset All-Colour Guide ROBERTSHAW, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1970,:

Seller ID: 14979


GOLDSMITH-CARTER, George. Sailing Ships and Sailing Craft. Illustrated by Bill Robertshaw. New York : Grosset & Dunlap, (1970). Pp 159. Illustrated. 8vo, white cloth. Toy 4554. No.16 in the Grosset All-Colour Guide series foryounger readers. Very good. 10.00 View more info

How and Why Wonder Book of Ships

By: HARLAND, Sam, Captain MUDIE, Rosemary MUNROE, Charles How and Why Wonder Book series)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Transworld Publishers, London, 1977, ISBN:0552865796:

Seller ID: 63003


HARLAND, Sam, Captain. The How and Why Wonder Book of Ships. Illustrated byCharles Munroe, picture research by Rosemary Mudie. L.: Transworld Publish ers, (1977). Pp. 48. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with black spine. A volume in the How and Why Wonder Book series. Cocked, light wear to spine ends, else vg. 7.00 View more info

Sailers, Whalers & Steamers. 1st pr.

By: HURD, Edith Thacher GALLOWAY, Lyle

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Lane Book, 1964,:

Seller ID: 23207


HURD, Edith Thacher. Sailers, Whalers & Steamers : Ships That Opened the West. Illustrated by Lyle Galloway, Menlo Park : Lane Book Co., (September 1964). Pp 64. Lg 8vo, illustrated cloth. A children's book. With bibliography and index. Ex-library, edgeworn, else vg. 8.50 View more info

Story of Boats

By: HUTCHINSON, Gillian JAMES, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Troll Associates, 1994,:

Seller ID: 48006


HUTCHINSON, Gillian. The Story of Boats. Illustrated by John James. [Mahwah, NJ]: Troll Associates, (1994). Pp. 32. 8vo, ill. card covers. Slight bend to front cover, gift inscription to title page, else vg. 5.00 View more info

Child's Book of Ships and Boats

By: HUTCHINSON, William M. TENNANT, John K. (ed.) Maxton Books for Young People)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Maxton Publishers Inc., New York, 1956,:

Seller ID: 63130


HUTCHINSON, William M. A Child's Book of Ships and Boats ; reviewed for technical accuracy by John K. Tennant. NY: Maxton Publishers, Inc., 1956. Pp. [28]. Unpaginated. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated yellow paper coveredboards. A volume in the Maxton Books for Young People series. Head of spin e nicked, rear inner hinge tender, stamp to title page, mylar covering peeling at spine, else vg. 6.50 View more info

Ford of H.M.S. Vigilant

By: JEANS, T.T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Blackie, 0,:

Seller ID: 28127


JEANS, T.T., Staff Surgeon. Ford of H.M.S. Vigilant: A Tale of the Chusan Archipelago. Illustrated by William Rainey. L.: Blackie & Son, n.d. Pp 352, frontis., + 4 plates. 8vo, decorated red cloth. More edifying adventures for boys, this time in the form of imperial intrigue on the China Station. While the presentation of intercultural relations may be a little... insensitive, the main action is purported to be based on actual events: "Practically all the characters are drawn from life, and the cruisers and gunboats, British, American, and Chinese, taking part in the various operations are... View more info