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Battles of the Malta Striking Force. in dj.

By: SMITH, Peter C WALKER, Edwin. Sea Battles in Close-up #11)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, London, 1974, ISBN:0711005281:

Seller ID: 33818


SMITH, Peter C. and Edwin WALKER. The Battles of the Malta Striking Force. L.: Ian Allan, (1974). Pp 120. 24 pages of plates. Small 8vo, red cloth. Law 0353. Sea Battle in Close-up #11. A detailed account of the heroic struggles of Allied Force "K" in the Mediterranean, against Italian and then German adversaries. Vg in slightly rubbed dj. 50.00 View more info

Be Ye Perfect : Talks on the Scout Law and Promise.

By: ROWLAND, E.J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Christ Church Publications, St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, 1950,:

Seller ID: 88257


ROWLAND, E.J. Be Ye Perfect : Talks on the Scout Law and Promise. St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, UK : Christ Church Publications, (April 1950). Third Impression. Pp [1]-26,(2). 8vo, tan stapled card covers. Browning to spine, with a Canadian Girl Guides Association sticker to title page, else good. 15.00 View more info

Before It's Too Late / B4its2L8 : A Sailor's Life 1920-2001.

By: CHANCE, Peter Godwin

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Peter Godwin Chance, Sidney, B.C., 2001, ISBN:0973014504:

Seller ID: 91984


CHANCE, Peter Godwin. Before It's Too Late / B4its2L8 : A Sailor's Life 1920-2001. (Sidney, B.C.: Peter Godwin Chance, 2001). Pp (6),1-235,(1). Illustrated. 4to, pale blue card covers. “Peter Chance was born in Ottawa, Ontario in 1920, to English parents who had emigrated to Canada prior to WWI, where he completed his education. With a desire for a career at sea, he joinedthe Ottawa Division, Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve. Following the outbreak of war in September 1939, his first ship appointment was to HMCS St. Laurent which formed part of the escort for the initial UK bound Convo... View more info

Bibliografia Juridica Selecta Sobre el Derecho del Espacio Oceanico en Latinoamerica

By: VARGAS, Jorge A. Sobretiro de la revista Estudios del Tercer Mundo, 1:3, Sep 1978)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Estudios del Tercer Mundo, 1978,:

Seller ID: 63080


VARGAS, Jorge A. Bibliografia Juridica Selecta Sobre el Derecho del EspacioOceanico en Latinoamerica . [N.pl.]: Estudios del Tercer Mundo, 1978. Pp. 185-217. 8vo, printed stapled self wraps. Sobretiro de la revista Estudios del Tercer Mundo, Vol. I, No. 3, Septiembre 1978. Text in Spanish. Spine browned, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Bills of Lading

By: MILLS, Stephen Loss Prevention Guides)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Anchorage Press, Twickenham, 1998, ISBN:0953178528:

Seller ID: 67115


MILLS, Stephen. Bills of Lading : A Guide to Good Practices. (Twickenham): Anchorage Press, (1998). First Printing. Pp. (2),[1]-126. Illustrated. 8vo,illustrated card covers with white spine. A volume in the Loss Prevention Guides series. "This unique illustrated guide explains how to avoid disputes and problems arising from improper use of bills of lading, one of the most important yet least understood documents involved in the international carriage of goods by sea." - from the rear cover. Vg. 35.00 View more info

Black Deeds of the Kremlin : A White Book. Vol. 1 : Book of Testimonies. First Edition

By: PIDHAINY, S. O. (editor-in-chief) ORELETSKY, Alexander PRYCHODKO, Olga SIMPSON, G. W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ukrainian Association of Victims of Russian Communist Terror, Toronto, Canada, 1953,:

Seller ID: 114159


PIDHAINY, S. O. (editor-in-chief). The Black Deeds of the Kremlin : A WhiteBook. Vol. 1 : Book of Testimonies. Toronto, Canada : [Printed by The Basi lian Press for the] Ukrainian Association of Victims of Russian Communist Terror, 1953. First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xiv,(2),3-545,(1). Illustrated. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQURED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Light edgewear, inkstamp, else very good. 50.00 Contents : Preface -- S . 0 . Pidhainy; Introduction - Professor G W. Simpson; Chapter 1 . C... View more info

Black Sea Steppe

By: POSMITNY, Makar Sketches of Soviet Life

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Foreign Languages Publishing House, Moscow, 1950,:

Seller ID: 108835


POSMITNY, Makar. The Black Sea Steppe. Moscow : Foreign Languages Publishing House, n.d.. ca 1950. Pp (4),5-[110],(2) + portrait frontispiece. Illustrated with 12 b&w photos in the text (including one with the caption, "The reading room in the kolkhoz House of Culture". 8vo, green wraps, lettered inwhite & black, plain spine. In the Sketches of Soviet Life series. "Hero o f Socialist Labour Makar Posmitny describes the life and work of the members of the Budyonny Collective Farm in the Ukraine, which he organized and headed since its formation. In this booklet he shows how collecti... View more info

Bloody War : One Man's Memories of the Canadian Navy 1939-1945. First Edition in dustjacket

By: LAWRENCE, Hal

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macmillan, Toronto, 1979, ISBN:077051734X:

Seller ID: 20796


LAWRENCE, Hal. A Bloody War : One Man's Memories of the Canadian Navy 1939-1945. Toronto : Macmillan of Canada, (1979). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),1-193,(5) + 24 pages of photos and other illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Law 1506. "'A bloody war and a sickly season!'So rang the naval toast that was a particular favourite of junior officers in the fall of 1939; presumably such catastrophes would thin out the ranks of senior officers, thus opening the way for their own quick promotion. Ye t for all their bravura, these young men, many of them still teenagers,... View more info

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Bloody War : One Man's Memories of the Canadian Navy 1939-1945. First Edition in dustjacket

By: LAWRENCE, Hal

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan, Toronto, 1979, ISBN:077051734X: 1979

Seller ID: 85913

ISBN: 077051734X


LAWRENCE, Hal. A Bloody War : One Man's Memories of the Canadian Navy 1939-1945. Toronto : Macmillan of Canada, (1979). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),1-193,(5) + 24 pages of photos and other illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Law 1506. "A bloody war and a sickly season!' So rang the naval toast that was a particular favourite of junior officers in the fall of 1939; presumably such catastrophes would thin out the ranks of senior officers, thus opening the way for their own quick promotion. Yet for all their bravura, these young men, many of th... View more info

Bottom of the Sea : A poem celebrating the mystery of the salt waters of the world in the life of man, and the challenge of the seventy-one percent ofthe surface of the earth to the sovereignty of any flag at any time since Adam and his sons

By: SULLIVAN, A.M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dun & Bradstreet Inc., New York, 1966,:

Seller ID: 91759


SULLIVAN, A.M. The Bottom of the Sea : A poem celebrating the mystery of the salt waters of the world in the life of man, and the challenge of the seventy-one percent of the surface of the earth to the sovereignty of any flagat any time since Adam and his sons observed the law of displacement. [New York] : Dun & Bradstreet Inc., 1966. Pp [i]-xiv,(1),[1]-240. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue and grey cloth, gilt to both boards and spine. Contents : The Sound and the Fury; Sea Prisms; Restless Waters; Fins and Gills, Wings and Waves; Navel of the World; Map Makers and Shapers; Skull and Crossbones;E... View more info

Bottom of the Sea. signed.

By: SULLIVAN, A.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dun and Broadstreet, Inc., Chicago, 1966,:

Seller ID: 68814


SULLIVAN, A.M. The Bottom of the Sea . A Poem celebrating the mustery of the salt waters of the world in the life of man, and the challenge of the seventy-one percent of the surface of the earth to the sovereignty of any flagat any time since Adam and his sons observed the law of displacement. (Chi cago): Dun and Broadstreet, Inc., 1966. Pp. [i]-xv,(1),[1]-240. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue and grey cloth with gilt decorations to front and gilt lettering to spine. Slightly cocked, faint discolouration to rear board, elsevg. Presentation copy signed by the author. 20.00 View more info

Braekhaus & Rein Handbook on P&I Insurance. 3rd edition in dustjacket

By: KINGSLEY, Jeremy GOLD, Edgar WALKER, Hollis DILLON, Thomas

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Gard, Arendal, 1988, ISBN:8290344058:

Seller ID: 47266


KINGSLEY, Jeremy. Brækhaus & Rein Handbook on P&I Insurance . (Arendal, Norway) : Gard, (1988). Third Edition. Pp 496. Large 8vo, paper-covered boards. "This handbook had two purposes. First and most importantly, it provides a commentary to the Statutes and Riles of Assuranceforeningen Gard. Secondly, it offers a practical guide to the maritime laws which form the background to the world of P&I insurance." - dj. In 4 parts: 1. The Historical Background; 2. The Statutes; 3. The Rules for Protection and Indemnity Insurance; 4. Essays. With appendices and index. Essays by Hollis M. Walke... View more info

Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea.

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1941,:

Seller ID: 39644


HURD, Archibald. Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. London : Hutchinson, [1941]. Pp 112, frontis., [40] pp plates. Small 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0639. A patriotic review of Royal Navy history, followed by an account of RN successes in World War Two to the date of publication. Rubbed with slight wear to extremities, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. indj.

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $60.00

Publisher: National Book Association, 1941,:

Seller ID: 38650


HURD, Archibald. Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. L: National Book Association, [1941]. Pp 112, frontis., [40]pp plates. Small 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0639. A patriotic review of Royal Na vy history, followed by an account of RN successes in World War Two to the date of publication. Edges a bit dusty, else vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 60.00 View more info

Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. indj.

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $60.00

Publisher: National Book Association, 1941,:

Seller ID: 45028


HURD, Archibald. Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. L: National Book Association, [1941]. Pp 112, frontis., [40]pp plates. Small 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0639. A patriotic review of Royal Na vy history, followed by an account of RN successes in World War Two to the date of publication. Slightly rubbed, else vg in torn, price-clipped dj. Title page is a cancel leaf. 60.00 View more info

British Navies in the Second World War. Second Impression.

By: JAMES, W.M., Admiral Sir

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1947,:

Seller ID: 105835


JAMES, W.M., Admiral Sir. The British Navies in the Second World War. London : Longmans, Green and Co., 1947. Second Impression. Pp (4),v-xii,1-255,(1) + 22 plans, (many folding). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Law, The Royal Navy in World War Two: An Annotated Bibliography 0022. Chapters: 1. Introduction; 2. Peace to War; 3. Atlantic Ocean and Narrow Seas, Sep tember3, 1939 - April 8, 1940; 4. Fruitless Attempts to Halt German Advancein Europe, April 9, 1940 - June 20, 1940:; 5. The War Spreads to the Medit erranean, June 21, 1940 - December 31, 1940; 6. German Air and Land Forces ... View more info

British Seaman 1200-1860 : A Social Survey.. UK in dj

By: LLOYD, Christopher

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Collins, 1968,:

Seller ID: 21537


LLOYD, Christopher. The British Seaman 1200-1860 : A Social Survey. L.: Collins, 1968. Pp 319. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents : The Medieval Mariner; The Tudor Mariner; The Early Stuart Mariner; The Dutch Wars; Some Stuart Seamen; The Manning Problem; The Methods of Impressment; The Law and the Press; The Register and Other Proposals; The Age of Nelson; Life at Sea; The End of Impressment. Vg in dj. 30.00 View more info

Brothers Weldon

By: PETCHEY, Helen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1995, ISBN:0969160070:

Seller ID: 101575


PETCHEY, Helen. The Brothers Weldon. N.pl.: n.pub., 1995. Pp (2),1-9,(3). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, illustrated mauve stapled card covers. "Two brothers grew up in Dorchester, New Brunswick, a port and shipbuilding centre on nineteenth century trade routes and the shiretown of Westmorland County. One brother remained in his boyhood home to take an active part in the civic andsocial life of the parish; the other, a lawyer, cnose to live in Richibuct o, another sea-going community a short distance from Dorchester on the Northumberland Strait coast. Here he represented a Kent County riding in th... View more info

Canada and the United Nations, 1958

By: Canada - United Nations

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Department of External Affairs, Queen's Printer and Controller of Staionery, Ottawa, 1959,:

Seller ID: 97219


[Canada - United Nations]. Canada and the United Nations, 1958 . Departmentof External Affairs, Ottawa, Canada. Conference Series 1959. [Foreword by Hon. H.C. Green]. Ottawa: Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1959. Pp. (4),iii-ix,(1),1-116, + 8 leaves of black and white plates and diagrams. 8vo, printed green and white card covers, with green titles to front and spine. Contents: General Survey; Political and Security; Economic and Social; Specialized Agencies; Dependent Territories; Financial and Administrative; Legal (with a couple pages relating to Law of the Sea). With appendice... View more info

Canada's Fighting Ships. in dj

By: MacPHERSON, K.R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Samuel Stevens, Hakkert , Toronto, 1975, ISBN:0888665660:

Seller ID: 66887


MacPHERSON, K.R. Canada's Fighting Ships. Toronto: Samuel Stevens, Hakkert & Co., 1975. Pp. (12),3-116,(2). Double column. Illustrated. Small 4to, blue cloth. Canadian War Museum, Historical Publication 12. Law 1513, Myron Smith World War II at Sea (1974-1989) 2313. "Canada provided the third largest allied navy in the Second World War. The Royal Canadian Navy, born amidstcontroversy over its very existence just before the First World War, grew from small beginnings with the acquisition of the cruisers Rainbow and NIobe to radical expansion in the 1940s to fight the battle of the Atlantic.... View more info