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1973 Conference on the Law of the Sea in the Light of Current Trends in State Seabed Practice

By: AUBURN, F. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadian Bar Review, 1972,:

Seller ID: 48046


AUBURN, F. M. The 1973 Conference on the Law of the Sea in the Light of Current Trends in State Seabed Practice. Reprinted from the Canadian Bar Review, March 1972. N. Pl.: Canadian Bar Review, 1972. Pp 87-109. 8vo, blue printed stapled card covers. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 1847. Contemporary notation in pen under author's name on cover, somepenciled markings not affecting text else very good. 25.00 View more info

73 North : The Battle of the Barents Sea.. UK reissue in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1988,:

Seller ID: 18293


POPE, Dudley. 73 North : The Battle of the Barents Sea. With a Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet Lord Tovey. L.: Secker & Warburg, (1988). Reissue. Pp 320. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. Law 0511 "When a German U-Boat spotted the Allied convoy on the Arctic Route to Russia a message was immediately relayed to the battleships Lützow and Hipper and six large destroyers. They were to annihilate it. Captain Vincent Sherbrooke RN had only four destroyersin his escort and found himself against overwhelming odds." - from the dj. Vg-fine in dj. 25.00 View more info

73 North : The Defeat of Hitler's Navy. in dj.

By: POPE, Dudley TOVEY, Lord, Admiral of the Fleet (foreword)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1958,:

Seller ID: 52586


POPE, Dudley. 73 North : The Defeat of Hitler's Navy. Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet, Lord Tovey. Philadelphia, PA: J. B. Lippincott, (1958). Pp. 288 + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, red cloth spine with patterned grey paper coveredboards. Law 0511 On New Years' Day, 1943, Adolf Hitler declared "this mean s the passing of the High Seas Fleet", when he ordered the scrapping of thewhole of the German surface fleet. This volume details the Battle of the B arents Sea, whose events led to Hitler's decision to abandon the German navy. Light marginalia, top edge a bit dusty, else very good in lightl... View more info

A qui appartient l'océan : vers un nouveau régime des espaces et des fonds marins

By: MARTRAY Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Editions Maritimes & d'Outre-Mer, Paris, 1977,:

Seller ID: 103481


MARTRAY Joseph. A qui appartient l'océan ? : vers un nouveau régime des espaces et des fonds marins. [Paris] : Editions Maritimes & d'Outre-Mer, (1977). Pp (8),9-373,(7). Tables & figures in text. 8vo, white cardcovers, lettered in blues and black. Contents : Introduction : La IIIe Conférence des Nations Unies sur le droit de la mer : origine, déroulement, résultats et portée. Le rôle de l'Europe. Le nouveau droit déjà en application. Première Partie : Les Nouveaux Espaces Marins et Sous-Marins. 1. La mer territoriale. 2. La zone économique exclusive. 3. Le plateau continental. 4. L... View more info

A Vision of Greatness : The History of Milford, 1790-1990. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed.

By: McKAY, K.D.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Brace Harvatt Associates / Gulf Oil Britain Limited, Haverfordwest, Dyfed, ISBN:0951521101: 1989

Seller ID: 113973

ISBN: 0951521101


McKAY, K.D., Wing-Commander, R.A.F., (Retd.). A Vision of Greatness : The History of Milford, 1790-1990. ( Haverfordwest, Dyfed) : Brace Harvatt Associates in association with Gulf Oil Britain Limited, (1989). First Edition. Pp (2),[iii]-xv,(3),[3]-397,(3). With maps and many b&w illustrations in the text. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Wing-Commander Kenneth D. McKay. Foreword. Part I. A Grand Design 1790-1809. 1. The Complex Mixture : The Proprietary Town - The British Connection - The Quaker Connection - The French Connection - The ... View more info

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Achievements of UNCTAD-I (1964) and UNCTAD-II (1968) in the Field of Shipping and Invisibles

By: SINGH, Nagendra SINGH, Shri Dinesh, foreword

Price: $250.00

Publisher: S. Chand & Co., 1969,:

Seller ID: 47302


SINGH, Nagendra. Achievements of UNCTAD-I (1964) and UNCTAD-II (1968) in the Field of Shipping and Invisibles. (With full documentation). With Foreword by Shri Dinesh Singh. S. Chand & Co., 1969. Pp 576. 8vo, red calf. UnitedNations Conference on Trade and Development. Inner hinges reinforced with blue cloth tape. spine sunned, light edge-wear, else very good. Signed presentation copy. 250.00 View more info

Action at Sea : The Saga of the Sydney. US in dj

By: JOHNSTON, George H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1942,:

Seller ID: 25147


JOHNSTON, George H. Action at Sea : The Saga of the Sydney. With Illustrations. Bos.: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1942. Pp 185. 8vo, red cloth. Law 0293. "The story of the Australian Cruiser Sydney during seven months' war service with the British Mediterranean Fleet is unquestionably one of the most thrilling documents of the present war." - from the dj. Gift inscription, else vg in slightly chipped dj. 50.00 View more info

Action Stations : The Royal Navy at War. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black, London, 1941,:

Seller ID: 77050


THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral. "Action Stations!" : The Royal Navy at War.With 75 illustrations in photogravure. London : Adam & Charles Black, 1941 . First Edition. Pp (6),7-[86], + frontispiece. Pagination includes numerous pages of photos. Large 8vo, blue cloth, white titles to spine and front. Law 0653. Admiral Thursfield puts forth the theory that a nation must control the sea during a war and cites numerous examples in words and photos, ofhow that was eventually achieved by Britian and her allies during World Wa r II. Chapters: 1. Destroyers; 2. The Little Ships; 3. The Big Ship... View more info

Actualités du droit de la mer : Colloque de Montpellier. First Edition

By: Société Francaise pour le Droit International Société Francaise pour le Droit International Colloque 6

Price: $120.00

Publisher: A. Pedone, Paris, 1973, ISBN:2233001354:

Seller ID: 103401


Société Française pour le Droit International. Actualités du droit de la mer : Colloque de Montpellier. Paris : A. Pedone, (1973). First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-xii,(2),[3]-296. 8vo, white & blue cardcovers. "Cet ouvrage constitue les actes du VIe Colloque de la Sociétè française pour le Droit International qui s'est dèroulè à la Faculté de Droit et des Sciences Economiquesde Montpellier, les 25, 26 et 27 mai 1972." Contents : I. La remise en cau se du droit de la mer. La remi se en caude du droit de la mer (par Jean-Pierre Quéneudec). Les routes imposées de l'O.M.C.I. (par... View more info

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Admiral Lord Anson : The Story of Anson's Voyage and Vaval events of His Day. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ANSON, George). PACK, S.W.C. PACK, S.W.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cassell, 1960,: 1960

Seller ID: 19912


(ANSON, George). PACK, Captain S.W.C. Admiral Lord Anson : The Story of Anson's Voyage and Naval Events of His Day. London : Cassell, (1960). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xvii,(1),1-[262], + b&w portrait frontispiece, + 16 pages of b&w plates. With several maps in the text. 8vo (150 x 220 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. NMM II:249. Admiral George Anson (b. April 23, 1697, Staffordshire - d. June 6, 1762, Moor Park, Hertfordshire). Captain Stanley Walter Croucher Pack, R.N., C.B.E., MSc., ADC (1904–1977). "The career... View more info

Admiral of the Fleet : The Life of Sir Charles Lambe. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LAMBE, Charles WARNER, Oliver

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1969,: 1969

Seller ID: 91499


(LAMBE, Charles). WARNER, Oliver. Admiral of the Fleet : The Life of Sir Charles Lambe. With an Introduction by Admiral of the Fleet Earl Mountbatten of Burma and a Foreword by Sir Steven Runciman. London : Sidgwick & Jackson, (1969). First Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,(1),1-224,(2),+ 16 pp plates. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine.. Law 0709. Lambe (20 December 1900– 29 August 1960). Contents : 1. Sweet Wine of Youth. 2. Maturity. 3. At the Court of Kings. 4. The War at Sea. 5. The Corridors of Power. 6. H.M.S. Illustrious. View more info

Africa and the International Law of the Sea : A Study of the Contribution of the African States to the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea

By: REMBE, Nasila S., Dr. Sijthoff Publications on Ocean Development, Vol. 6

Price: $80.00

Publisher: A. W. Sijthoff, Leyden, 1980, ISBN:9028606394:

Seller ID: 103303


REMBE, Nasila S., Dr. Africa and the International Law of the Sea : A Studyof the Contribution of the African States to the Third United Nations Conf erence on the Law of the Sea. Leyden, Netherlands : Sijthoff, 1980. Pp (4),v-xix,(3),3-249,(1). 8vo, dark red paper-covered boards, with white lettering to front & spine. Volume 6 in the Sijthoff Publications on Ocean Development series. Contents : Part I - Introductory Material. 1. The Impact of African States on International Law. Part II - Africa and the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea. 2. The Seabed Area Beyond the Limit... View more info

Air Power at Sea 1939-45. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: WINTON, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Griffin House, 1976,:

Seller ID: 15392


WINTON, John. Air Power at Sea 1939-45. Toronto : Griffin House, 1976. First Canadian Printing. Pp. 185. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. John Pratt, pen name John Winton (b May 3, 1931 in London – d. April 27, 2001, London).Law 0802. Chapters : 1. Early Days: 1939-40; 2. The Mediterranean: Taranto to Crete; 3. Bismarck; 4. Japanese Victories; 5. Turning Point in the East ; 6. 'Channel Dash'; 7. The Little Carriers; 8. Reprieve in the Mediterranean: 1942; 9. The U-boat Menace; 10. Operations in the Arctic; 11. Allied Counter-Attack in the Pacific; 12. Victory over Japan. Very good in dustjac... View more info

Air Power at Sea 1939-45. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: WINTON, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Griffin House, Toronto, 1976,:

Seller ID: 67896


WINTON, John. Air Power at Sea 1939-45. Toronto : Griffin House, 1976. First Canadian Printing. Pp. 185. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. John Pratt, pen name John Winton (b May 3, 1931 in London – d. April 27, 2001, London).Law 0802. Chapters : 1. Early Days: 1939-40; 2. The Mediterranean: Taranto to Crete; 3. Bismarck; 4. Japanese Victories; 5. Turning Point in the East ; 6. 'Channel Dash'; 7. The Little Carriers; 8. Reprieve in the Mediterranean: 1942; 9. The U-boat Menace; 10. Operations in the Arctic; 11. Allied Counter-Attack in the Pacific; 12. Victory over Japan. Very good in worn an... View more info

All Seasons' Yachtsman.

By: HAWARD, Peter J.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles / George G. Harrap / John De Graff, Inc., London / New York, 1961,:

Seller ID: 100010


HAWARD, Peter J. All Seasons' Yachtsman. London : Adlard Coles in association with George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., and John De Graff, Inc., New York, (November 1961). First Printing. Pp [i]-ix,10-216,+ frontispiece + 14 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, silver vignette to front board, silver lettering to spine. Toy 180. Contents : 1. Amateur turns professional. 2. Embayed in the Bristol Channel. 3. Raw delivery man. 4. Crews that have made itpossible. 5. With Benbow to Italy. 6. Yacht delivery voyages in bad weathe r. 7. With Misha from Ireland. 8. Wensley's wave. 9. Cohoe and a winter gal... View more info

All The Other Phil Thompsons Are Dead. signed

By: THOMPSON, Phil

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Broken Jaw Press, Fredericton, 1999, ISBN:1896647057:

Seller ID: 46249


THOMPSON, Phil. All The Other Phil Thompsons Are Dead : poems. Fredericton : Broken Jaw Press, (1999). Pp [1]-72. 8vo, illustrated grey and red card covers with orange lettering to front cover. With a preface by Jeanne Ripley. Includes the following poems: "All the Other Phil Thompsons are Dead", "Tall Timber", "The Fence", "Christmas Tree Welcome", "The Composer", "Surfer", "Seagull Vortex", "Daniel Asleep", "Where Joseph Howe Once Slept", "Wingbeat Eyes of God", "Riding Before the Storm", "Hear Strain... View more info

Allagash. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DIETZ, Lew Rivers of America LOW, George MUSKIE, Edmund S.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, Chicago & San Francisco, 1968,:

Seller ID: 100280


DIETZ, Lew. The Allagash. Illustrated by George Low. New York, Chicago & San Francisco : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1968). First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xiv,(2),3-354. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth. A volume in the Rivers of America series. Fitzgerald, The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliography,A1. "In the heart of Maine's North Country the Allagash River flows northw ard a hundred miles through uplands of unbroken forest. A region as well asa river, the Allagash's vast watershed forms the center of the wild land t hat blankets northwestern Maine. Because of its remoteness, these half-... View more info

Alternative Arrangements for Marine Fisheries : An Overview. Program of International Studies of Fishery Arrangements; Paper No. 1

By: CHRISTY, Francis T., Jr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Resources for the Future, 1973,:

Seller ID: 51590


CHRISTY, Francis T, Jr. Alternative Arrangements for Marine Fisheries : An Overview. Washington, D.C. : Resources for the Future, 1973. Pp 91. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Program of International Studies of Fishery Arrangements; Paper No. I. RFF/PISFA Paper 1. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2216. Rubbed, else very good. 30.00 View more info

América Latina y el Derecho del Mar.

By: VARGAS CARREÑO, E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Fondo de Cultura Económica, México, 1973, ISBN:9685801495:

Seller ID: 103543


VARGAS CARREÑO, E. América Latina y el Derecho del Mar. México : Fondo de Cultura Económica (Sección de Obras de Política y Derecho), (1973). Pp. (6),7-167,(1). 8vo, illustrated green cardcovers. Papadakis and Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography: Supplement 9763. Edmundo Vargas Carreño (b. April 22, 1937, Viña del Mar, Chile) Chilean jurist, politician and diplomat. Contents : 1. El debate en torno al Derechodel Mar. 2. Desarrollo de la posicio´n latinoamericana sobre Derecho del M ar. 3. Ame´rica Latina y el problema de la extensio´n del mar te... View more info

Amulet : A Christian and Literary Remembrancer

By: HALL, S. C. (ed.) WALSH, Edward

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Frederick Westley and A. H. Davis, London, 1833,:

Seller ID: 107784


HALL, S. C., (ed.). The Amulet : A Christian and Literary Remembrancer. London : Frederick Westley and A. H. Davis, MDCCCXXXIII [1833]. Pp (2),[i]-viii,[9]-312,(2),(5,ads),(3), frontispece + engraved title page + 9 plates + 3vignettes.. 12mo, full black leather, gilt lettering to spine, all edges g ilt. Contens : The Golden Age (by Mary Howitt); Lost Beauty (by Mrs. S. C. Hall); The Falling of the Leaf (by the Rev. Thomas Raffles, LL.D.); The Gentle Student (by L. E. L.); Sneezing (by the llev. Robert Walsh, LL.D.); HerGrace of Richmond (by the Hon. Mrs. Norton); The Emigrant (by S. C. Hall); ... View more info