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The Intriguing Waters of Newfoundland. First Edition.

By: WALSH, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jesperson, 1980, ISBN:0920502180: 1980

Seller ID: 3184

ISBN: 0920502180


WALSH, David. The Intriguing Waters of Newfoundland. (St. John's, Newfoundland : "Printed and published in Canada by: Jesperson Printing Ltd." , 1980).. First Edition. Pp (3),iv-x,(2),1-87,(1). With 20 b&w photos, several maps and other illustrations in the text. 8vo (136 x 208 mm), green illustrated cardcovers, with a small b&w photo of Walsh on the rear white cover, with light green lettering to green spine. David Walsh (from Alberta) was living in St. John's at the time of publication. A guide for diving, arranged by region and place. Introducti... View more info

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The Penance Way : The Mystery of Puffin's Atlantic voyage. First Edition in dustjacket

By: NAYDLER, Merton

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1968,: 1968

Seller ID: 47550


NAYDLER, Merton. The Penance Way : The Mystery of Puffin's Atlantic voyage. London : Hutchinson, (1968). First Printing. Pp (12),xiii-xvii,(3),[1]-252 + colour frontispiece + 16-page central section of b&w photos. Some drawings in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With end-paper maps. Toy 0569. "The mystery of the disappearance of the tiny, fifteen-foot Puffin, crewed by David Johnstone and John Hoare in their attempt to row the Atlantic, captured the world's headlines in October 1966 and there has since been much speculation about the reason... View more info

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The Penance Way : The Mystery of Puffin's Atlantic voyage. First Edition in dustjacket

By: NAYDLER, Merton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1968,: 1968

Seller ID: 18333


NAYDLER, Merton. The Penance Way : The Mystery of Puffin's Atlantic voyage. London : Hutchinson, (1968). First Printing. Pp (12),xiii-xvii,(3),[1]-252 + colour frontispiece + 16-page central section of b&w photos. Some drawings in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With end-paper maps. Toy 0569. "The mystery of the disappearance of the tiny, fifteen-foot Puffin, crewed by David Johnstone and John Hoare in their attempt to row the Atlantic, captured the world's headlines in October 1966 and there has since been much speculation about the reason... View more info

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The Sea In My Blood : The Life and Times of Captain Andy Publicover. Nimbus paperback.

By: RICHARDS, James, and Marlene RICHARDS PUBLICOVER, Andy, Capt).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2000, ISBN:1551093324: 2000

Seller ID: 109762

ISBN: 1551093324


RICHARDS, James, and Marlene RICHARDS. The Sea In My Blood : The Life and Times of Captain Andy Publicover. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, [n.d. - ca 2000]. First thus. Pp (4),5-124 + a central section (pp. i-xx) of 31 b&w photos, maps, &c. 8vo (138 x 203 mm), blue photo-illustrated cardcovers, with white lettering to spine. Captain James Leander 'Andy' Publicover (b. May 28, 1877, Dublin Shore - d. February 7, 1960, Bridgewater). Captain James J. D. 'Jim' Richards (Captain Andy's grandson) and Marlene Richards, née Fleet (b. Louisbourg) were living in D... View more info

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Thirty Florida Shipwrecks. First Edition

By: McCARTHY, Kevin M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pineapple Press, Sarasota, Florida, 1992, ISBN:1561640077: 1992

Seller ID: 32262

ISBN: 1561640077


McCARTHY, Kevin M. Thirty Florida Shipwrecks. Paintings by William L Trotter. Maps by Steve Roguski. Sarasota, Florida : Pineapple Press, Inc. 1992. First Printing. Pp (3), 4-128. Illustrated with reproductions of colour painting as well as small drawings and maps. Double column. Large 8vo, art-illustrated cardcovers, spine lettered in white. "Sunken treasure, cannibalism, prison ships, Nazi submarines, the Bermuda Triangle - all are tied into the lore of shipwrecks along Florida's coasts. Here are the stories of 30 of the most interesting shipwrecks - from young Fontane... View more info

Thirty Florida Shipwrecks. Third Printing

By: McCARTHY, Kevin M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Pineapple Press, Sarasota, Florida, 1992, ISBN:1561640077:

Seller ID: 113511


McCARTHY, Kevin M. . Thirty Florida Shipwrecks. Paintings by William L Trotter. Maps by Steve Roguski. Sarasota, Florida : Pineapple Press, Inc. (copyright 1992). Third Printing. Pp (3), 4-128. Illustrated with reproductions of colour painting as well as small drawings and maps. Double column. Large8vo, art-illustrated cardcovers, spine lettered in white. "Sunken treasure , cannibalism, prison ships, Nazi submarines, the Bermuda Triangle - all are tied into the lore of shipwrecks along Florida's coasts. Here are the stories of 30 of the most interesting shipwrecks - from young Fontaneda, w... View more info

This Was Seafaring : A Sea Chest of Salty Memories. reprint in dj

By: ANDREWS, Ralph W. and Harry A. KIRWIN KIRWIN, Harry A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bonanza, New York, 0,:

Seller ID: 28159


ANDREWS, Ralph W. and Harry A. KIRWIN. This Was Seafaring : A Sea Chest of Salty Memories. N.Y.: Bonanza Books, n.d. [copyright 1955]. Later Reprint. Pp 168. Illustrated. 4to, pale blue cloth. Tourville, Alaska, A bibliography 262. Thirty years of maritime events- significant arrivals and departures, shipwrecks, strandings, prodigious storms, strange vessels- in the Pacific Northwest, as recorded by a single cameraman and narrated by an award-winning author. Name to flyleaf, else very good in lightly rubbed dust jacket.20.00 View more info

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Tides of Discipline : A personal history of three traditional fishing communities : Chance Harbour, Dipper Harbour and Maces Bay, situated on the South Shore of New Brunswick. Second Edition

By: THOMPSON, Ethel Anne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Print'N Press Ltd., 1980,: 1980

Seller ID: 51876

ISBN: 0920732100


THOMPSON, Ethel Anne. The Tides of Discipline : A personal history of three traditional fishing communities : Chance Harbour, Dipper Harbour and Maces Bay, situated on the South Shore of New Brunswick. (St. Stephen, N.B. : Print'N Press Ltd., 1980). Second Edition. Pp. (12),116,(10), b&w photos),(1), (1, publisher's list). Some maps and drawings in text. 8vo, colour photo-illustrated cardcovers. The front cover has a shorter subtitle: A History of Chance Harbour, Harbour Dipper and Maces Bay. Ethel Anne Thompson (d. June 10th, 2005, Saint John, New Brunswick... View more info

Tidewrack: Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories from the Age of the Wooden Ship. First Edition

By: CUNNINGHAM, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S. , 1994, ISBN:0889995397:

Seller ID: 18300


CUNNINGHAM, Robert. Tidewrack : Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories fromthe Age of the Wooden Ship. Hantsport, N.S. : Lancelot Press, (1994). Firs t Printing. Pp (3),4-210,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue, white andbeige card covers. A Maritime nautical miscellany, treating early French a nd English exploration and colonization of the region; the Navigation Acts and the beginnings of local shipbuilding; Prince Henry Sinclair's alleged visit to Nova Scotia as well as that of Saint Brendan (the latter introducing an interesting discussion of dug-out boat construction in the region); th... View more info

Tidewrack: Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories from the Age of the Wooden Ship. First Edition, Signed

By: CUNNINGHAM, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S. , 1994, ISBN:0889995397:

Seller ID: 70745


CUNNINGHAM, Robert. Tidewrack : Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories fromthe Age of the Wooden Ship. Hantsport, N.S. : Lancelot Press, (1994). Firs t Printing. Pp (3),4-210,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue, white andbeige card covers. A Maritime nautical miscellany, treating early French a nd English exploration and colonization of the region; the Navigation Acts and the beginnings of local shipbuilding; Prince Henry Sinclair's alleged visit to Nova Scotia as well as that of Saint Brendan (the latter introducing an interesting discussion of dug-out boat construction in the region); th... View more info

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Till We Meet Again : The Sinking of the Empress of Ireland. First Edition.

By: WOOD, Herbert P.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Image Publishing, Toronto, 1982, ISBN:0919357148: 1982

Seller ID: 18659

ISBN: 0919357148


WOOD, Herbert P. Till We Meet Again : The Sinking of the Empress of Ireland. Toronto : Image Publishing Inc., (1982). First Edition. Pp. (12),13-186,(2). Illustrated with 28 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated blue card covers. The story of Canada's worst marine disaster. "In the dead of night, the beautiful Empress of Ireland, the last word in luxury ocean-going liners, sank into the icy waters of the St. Lawrence River, snuffing out the lives of over a thousand souls. In the early hours of May 29, in the year of 1914, fog enveloped the two ships ... View more info

Titanic & Her Sisters Olympic & Britannic. in dustjacket

By: McCLUSKIE, Tom SHARPE, Michael. MARRIOTT, Leo.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Prospero Books, London, 1998, ISBN:1552672735:

Seller ID: 44877


McCLUSKIE, Tom, Michael SHARPE and Leo MARRIOTT. Titanic & Her Sisters Olympic & Britannic. (London) : Prospero Books, (1998). Pp. (7),8-512. 4to, illustrated grey card-covered boards in like jacket. A fat, well-illustrated chronicle of the famous sister ships issued in the wake of the James Cameronfilm. "At the end of the 20th century, nearly 80 years after her demise, t he Titanic is the most notorious ship ever to have taken to the sea. Her tragic story has fascinated every generation from the time, even before her sinking. [...] It is less widely known that she was the second of three ... View more info

Titanic : The Canadian Connection. pbk.

By: BOUTIN, Lanny True Canadian Amazing Stories: History series)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Altitude Publishing, Canmore, AB, 2006, ISBN:9781554391264:

Seller ID: 96285


BOUTIN, Lanny. Titanic : The Canadian Connection. (Canmore, AB: Altitude Publishing, 2006). Pp. [1]-144. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. A volume inthe True Canadian Amazing Stories: History series. "The ill-fated maiden v oyage of the great 'unsinkable ship,' carrying with it the hopes and dreamsof humankind in its massive decks and luxurious cabins, may have started i n England, but it ended in catastrophe and despair off the coast of Halifax, Canada. A touching reminder of the fallibility of man-made machines, the repercussions of the loss of the Titanic are still felt today. This hea... View more info

Titanic : The Death and Life of a Legend.

By: Titanic DAVIE, Michael

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1987, ISBN:0394558162:

Seller ID: 82497


(Titanic). DAVIE, Michael. Titanic : The Death and Life of a Legend. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1987. First American Edition. Pp (2),[i]-xvii,(1),[1]-245,(7),+ 10 pp plates. 8vo, black cloth spine, tan paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Spine rubbed, some pencil marks in text and four pages of pencled notes at rear, else very good in chipped and rubbed, but unclipped, dustjacket. 18.50 View more info

Titanic : The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship.

By: TIBBALLS, Geoff.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest Association, Pleasantville, N.Y./Montreal , 1998, ISBN:0895779536:

Seller ID: 84811


TIBBALLS, Geoff. The Titanic : The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship. Pleasantville, N.Y./Montreal : Reader's Digest Association, Inc., (July1998). Fifth Printing. Pp [1]-128. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. 4to, illustrated card covers. Very good. 14.00 View more info

Titanic : The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship. Raincoast ed.

By: TIBBALLS, Geoff.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Raincoast Books, Vancouver, 1998, ISBN:1551920913:

Seller ID: 96158


TIBBALLS, Geoff. The Titanic : The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship. Vancouver: Raincoast Books, (1997). Pp [1]-128. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. 4to, illustrated dark blue card covers with cream spine. Contents: Introduction: The Lure and the Lore [What is it about the Titanic that has so captivated the world? It has added words to the language and is synonymous with tragedy. The introduction investigates the coincidences, premonitions and mystery that surround the tragedy of the Titanic]; 1. The Biggest Ship in the World [Prior to the Titanic's maiden voyage, the media intere... View more info

Titanic : The Truth Behind the Disaster. in dj.

By: THRESH, Peter

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Crescent Books, New York, 1992, ISBN:0517066998:

Seller ID: 66621


THRESH, Peter. Titanic : The Truth Behind the Disaster . NY: Crescent Books, (1992). Pp. (1)-80. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated blue card covered boards in like jacket. Black marks to ffep, else vg in dj. 14.00 View more info

Titanic Adventure : One Woman's True Life Voyage Down to the Legendary Ocean Liner. in dj.

By: CARTER, Jennifer and Joel HIRSCHHORN HIRSCHHORN, Joel BUCKLEY, William F., Jr., foreword

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Horizon Press, Far Hills, NJ, 1999, ISBN:0882821709:

Seller ID: 96302


CARTER, Jennifer and Joel HIRSCHHORN. Titanic Adventure : One Woman's True Life Voyage Down to the Legendary Ocean Liner . Foreword by William F. Buckley, Jr. (Far Hills, NJ: New Horizon Press, 1999). Pp. [i]-xvi,1-324, + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, black paper covered boards with metallic blue lettering to spine. "This extraordinary journey takes Jennifer Carter from an ordinary life as a bank clerk and mother of three to the bottom of theocean as the commander of an otherwise all male French/American expedition to the 'unsinkable' ocean liner. There, Carter becomes the first woman ... View more info

Titanic and her Era.

By: Titanic GROFF, John M. and Jane E. ALLEN.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia Maritime Museum, Philadelphia, 1982, ISBN:0913346071:

Seller ID: 81192


(Titanic). GROFF, John M. and Jane E. ALLEN. The Titanic and her Era. Edited by Philip Chadwick Foster Smith. (Philadelphia) : Philadelphia Maritime Museum, 1982. Pp [1]-32. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red stapled card covers. “Early in 1982, as the seventieth anniversary of the Titanic tragedy approached, the Philadelphia Maritime Museum designed and installed a specialexhibition to show the bulk of the Titanic Historical Society's collection . [...] This booklet, while not a catalogue, as such, of the Titanic exhibit, nonetheless presents in condensed form the basic facts concerning the ... View more info

Titanic and her Era.

By: Titanic ROSTRON, Arthur, Sir. HOWMAN, Margare

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Titanic Signals Archives, Westbury, Wiltshire, 1991, ISBN:0951819003:

Seller ID: 81767


(Titanic). ROSTRON, Arthur, Sir. The Loss of the Titanic. With an introduction by Mrs. Margaret Howman. Westbury, Wiltshire : Titanic Signals Archives, (1991). First Edition. Pp [i]-iii,(1),1-50.(2). Illustrated. Large 8vo, pale blue stapled card covers, printed in black. Contents : Editor's Note. Introduction. S.O.S. The Loss of the Titanic. Captain Rostron's Messages. Letter from Mr. Walter James Hawksford. Titanic and Vanity Fair. Did You Know? Guide to further reading. A few minor pencil marks, else very good. 150.00 View more info