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Titanic. 3rd pr

By: WORMSER, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Trumpet Club Original Book Published by Scholastic Inc, New York, 1997, ISBN:0590366572:

Seller ID: 88805


WORMSER, Richard. The Titanic. (New York) : A Trumpet Club Original Book (Published by Scholastic Inc., 1997). Third Printing. Pp (4),1-58,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. In the Explorer Books series foryoung readers.. Very good. 5.00 View more info

To a Watery Grave / La mer, lieu de repos eternal

By: HUNTER, Andrew

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Confederation Centre Art Gallery, 2004, ISBN:0920089577:

Seller ID: 69329


HUNTER, Andrew. To a Watery Grave / La mer, lieu de repos éternal. [Charlottetown, PEI]: Confederation Centre Art Gallery, (2004). Pp. 99 of leaves ofonion skin paper. Illustrated. Bilingual text. Small 8vo, blue cloth, blac k cloth covered spine with silver titles. To a Watery Grave, curated by Andrew Hunter, is a collection of stories linked by the theme of the shipwreck, literal and metaphorical. New. 9.95 View more info

To the Bottom of the Sea : True Accounts of Major Ship Disasters

By: PROTASIO, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lyle Stewart Book, Carol Publishing Group, New York, 1990, ISBN:0818405309:

Seller ID: 81728


PROTASIO, John. To the Bottom of the Sea : True Accounts of Major Ship Disasters. (New York) : A Lyle Stewart Book, Published by Carol Publishing Group, (1990). First Edition. Pp [i]-ix,(1),1-213,(1),+ 8 pp plates. 8vo, greencloth spine, pale blue paper covered boards, red lettering to spine. Inclu des chapters on the following shipwrecks (1854-1987) : Arctic, Atlantic, Cospatrick, Maine, City of Portland, Norge, Republic, Titanic, Empress of Ireland, Lusitania, Arabic, Brittannic, Vestrus, Andrea Doria, Hans Hedtoft, Lakonia, Yarmouth Castle, Edmund Fitzgerald, and Herald of Free Enterprise. ... View more info

To the Sea : Sagas of Survival and Tales of Epic Challenge on the Seven Seas. in dj.

By: MEISEL, Tony

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal,, 2000, ISBN:1579121136:

Seller ID: 59765


MEISEL, Tony. To the Sea : Sagas of Survival and Tales of Epic Challenge onthe Seven Seas. NY: Black Dog & Leventhal, (2000). Pp 288. 4to, navy blue cloth. To the Sea takes you from the dawn of sea exploration through today's technologically advanced sea travel, fishing and racing. [...] You will witness daring helicopter sea rescues and tragic boat wrecks [ [...] First hand accounts of remarkable singlehanded passages, from Joshua Slocum to Isabelle Autissier. Profiles of accomplished sailors, from Captain Cook to Eric Tabarly, Francis Chichester to Tania Aebi. Technical drawings of ship cons... View more info

Tobermory Shipwrecks. First Edition.

By: SALEN, Rick SALEN, Jack

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mariner Chart Shop, Tobermory, ON, 1985, ISBN:0969209207:

Seller ID: 18974


SALEN, Rick. The Tobermory Shipwrecks. Drawings by Jack Salen. Tobermory : "Published by The Mariner Chart Shop", (1985). First Edition. "Printed by Stan Brown Printers Limited, Owen Sound, Ontario". Pp (2),[3]-80. Illustrated with drawings, photos (both colour and b&w,) charts, &c in the text . 8vo, photo-illustrated white cardcovers, black spine.. A list and description of the shipwrecks at the entrance to Georgian Bay, from the Bruce Peninsulato Fitzwilliam Island. Introduction; The Maritime History of Tobermory; GF athom Five Provincial Park; Diving Safety in Tobermory; Con... View more info

Toll of the Sea : Stories from the Forgotten Coast. 1st pr

By: PARSONS, Robert C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St.John's : Creative Publishers, St.John's : Creative Publishers, 1995,:

Seller ID: 17589


PARSONS, Robert C. Toll of the Sea : Stories from the Forgotten Coast. St.John's : Creative Publishers, [June]1995. First Printing. Pp [i]-xii,1-249,(3). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, card covers. Parsons b. 1944 in Grand Bank. Chapters : 1. South Coast Heritage; 2. Bay L'Argent Seaman: Smoking the Enemies' Cigarettes; 3.Belleoram: Home to a Fine Fleet; 4. Boat Harbour Boatbuilders; 5. Burgeo: Wreck of Three Vessels; 6. Burin: Born of the Sea; 7. English Harbour East Connections; 8. English Harbour West: A Dependence on the Sea; 9. Mose Ambrose Skipper: Wrecked at the Farmyards; 10. Flat Island: That... View more info

Toll of the Sea: Stories from the Forgotten Coast. 1st pr, inscribed

By: PARSONS, Robert C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St.John's, 1995, ISBN:1895387515:

Seller ID: 89451


PARSONS, Robert C. Toll of the Sea : Stories from the Forgotten Coast. St.John's : Creative Publishers, [June]1995. First Printing. Pp [i]-xii,1-249,(3). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, card covers. Parsons b. 1944 in Grand Bank. Chapters : 1. South Coast Heritage; 2. Bay L'Argent Seaman: Smoking the Enemies' Cigarettes; 3.Belleoram: Home to a Fine Fleet; 4. Boat Harbour Boatbuilders; 5. Burgeo: Wreck of Three Vessels; 6. Burin: Born of the Sea; 7. English Harbour East Connections; 8. English Harbour West: A Dependence on the Sea; 9. Mose Ambrose Skipper: Wrecked at the Farmyards; 10. Flat Island: That... View more info

Toll of the Sea: Stories from the Forgotten Coast. Second Printing.

By: PARSONS, Robert C.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 1996, ISBN:1895387515:

Seller ID: 42544


PARSONS, Robert C. Toll of the Sea : Stories from the Forgotten Coast. St. John's : Creative Publishers, (May 1996). Second Printing. Pp [i]-xii,1-249,(3). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, blue card covers with white spine. Parsons b. 1944 in Grand Bank. Chapters : 1. South Coast Heritage; 2. Bay L'Argent Seaman: Smoking the Enemies' Cigarettes; 3.Belleoram: Home to a Fine Fleet; 4.Boat Harbour Boatbuilders; 5. Burgeo: Wreck of Three Vessels; 6. Burin: Bo rn of the Sea; 7. English Harbour East Connections; 8. English Harbour West: A Dependence on the Sea; 9. Mose Ambrose Skipper: Wrecked at the Farmyard... View more info

Total Loss. 1st UK in dj

By: COTE, Jack, ed

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, 1985,:

Seller ID: 27704


COTE, Jack, ed. Total Loss. L: Adlard Coles, (1985). First Edition. Pp 322. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 2430. A collection of disaster narratives by prominent yachtsmen, grouped for study under the headings "Stress of Weather", "Faulty Navigation", "Failure of Gear or Rigging", "Failure of Ground Tackle", "Collision", "Fire or Explosion", "Being Towed", and "Exhaustion or Illness". Vg in nicked dj. 35.00 View more info

Touched by Titanic : Creative writing, poetry and drawings by children fromBelfast, Cobh and Halifax.

By: Titanic

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Belfast City Council, Belfast, 2002, ISBN:0901999067:

Seller ID: 84803


(Titanic). Touched by Titanic : Creative writing, poetry and drawings by children from Belfast, Cobh and Halifax. (Belfast : Belfast City Council, 2002). Pp (56) unpaginated. Illustrated. Square 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Penned name, else very good. Signed by a number of children. 12.50 View more info

Tragedy at Honda. 1st US in dj.

By: LOCKWOOD, Charles A. and Hans Christian ADAMSON ADAMSON, Hans Christian NIMITZ, Chester W., Fleet Admiral, foreword

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Chilton Company, Philadelphia, 1960,:

Seller ID: 87154


LOCKWOOD, Charles A. and Hans Christian ADAMSON. Tragedy at Honda. With a foreword by Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. Philadelphia, PA: Chilton Company, (1960). First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xv,(3),1-243,(3), + 16 p. of plates.Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, purplish-grey cloth with black lettering to spine. "The story of the nine U.S. destroyers which followed their leader thru blinding fog onto the rockbound California Coast -- and of the heroism of their crews." - from the dj. Light spine and edge-browning, else verygood in edgeworn, unclipped dust jacket. 22.00 View more info

Tragic History of the Sea : Shipwrecks from the Bible to the Titanic. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BRANDT, Anthony.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: National Geographic, Washington, D.C., 2006, ISBN:0792259084:

Seller ID: 107195


BRANDT, Anthony, ed. The Tragic History of the Sea: Shipwrecks from the Bible to the Titanic. Washington, DC: National Geographic, (2006). First Edition. Pp. (12),[xiii]-xix,(1),[1]-329,(3). 8vo, red cloth spine, black paper covered boards, silver lettering to spine. "These compelling accounts speakof deadly typhoons, vessels consumed by fire, roguery against helpless sur vivors, and thirsting castaways adrift on an empty ocean. There's high adventure too, in uplifting tales of seamanship, heroism, and sheer ingenuity -with remarkable true stories detailing how the resourceful (and the luc... View more info

Tragic Story of the Empress of Ireland : An Authentic Account of the Most Horrible Disaster in Canadian History Constructed from the Real Facts Obtained from those on Board Who Survived. in dj.

By: MARSHALL, Logan. TANTUM, W.H., iv, ed. KENDALL, Henry George, Captain). ANDERSEN, Thomas, Captain).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens / 7 C's Press, London / Connecticut, 1972, ISBN:0850591031:

Seller ID: 77012


MARSHALL, Logan. The Tragic Story of the Empress of Ireland : An Authentic Account of the Most Horrible Disaster in Canadian History Constructed from the Real Facts Obtained from those on Board Who Survived . Edited by W.H. Tantum IV. Containing the Statements of Captain Henry George Kendall, Commanding the Empress of Ireland, and Captain Thomas Andersen, Commanding the Storstad. Illustrated with numerous authentic photographs and drawings. London (and Connecticut): Patrick Stephens / (7 C's Press), (1972). Pp. [1]-232.Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated pale blue cloth. Originally published in 191 ... View more info

Tragic Story of the Empress of Ireland and Other Great Sea Disasters

By: MARSHALL, Logan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: L.T. Myers, 1914,:

Seller ID: 31348


MARSHALL, Logan. The Tragic Story Of The Empress of Ireland : An Authentic Account of the Most Horrible Disaster in Canadian History, Constructed fromthe Real Facts Obtained from Those on Board Who Survived, And Other Great Sea Disasters. Containing the Statements of Captain Henry George Kendall Commanding the Empress of Ireland and Captain Thomas Andersen Commanding the Storstad. Illustrated With Numerous Authentic Photographs and Drawings. N.pl.: n.pub., (copyright L.T. Myers, 1914). Pp 351. 8vo, illustrated tan cloth, with pictorial onlay. Covers very worn and stained, hinges cracked, name,... View more info

Transport to Disaster : The forgotten story of the Sultana -- a tragedy at the close of the Civil War that took more than 1,500 lives. 1st US in dj.

By: ELLIOTT, James W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1962,:

Seller ID: 91860


ELLIOTT, James W. Transport to Disaster : [Dj adds: The forgotten story of the Sultana -- a tragedy at the close of the Civil War that took more than 1,500 lives]. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1962). First Edition. Pp. (8),[1]-247,(1), + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, grey cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt lettering to spine. Documenting one the greatest disasters in American shipping history, this volume outlines the explosion and subsequent sinking of the SS Sultana, a Mississippi River paddlewheeler, whose loss at the end of the Civil War took over 1,500 lives. Short... View more info

Treasure Hunt : Shipwreck, Diving, and the Quest for Treasure in an Age of Heroes.

By: EARLE, Peter.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York, 2007, ISBN:9780312380397:

Seller ID: 108980


EARLE, Peter. Treasure Hunt : Shipwreck, Diving, and the Quest for Treasurein an Age of Heroes. New York : St. Martin's Press, (2007). Pp. (11), xii- xv, (4), 4-383, (1) + [8] p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, black paper covered boards with siver spine titles. Contents: I. Sad Newes from the Seas ; 2. Men Under the Sea ; 3. Captain Phips' Wreck Project ; 4. The Great Treasure Hunting Boom ; 5. Diving-Engines of Divers Kinds ; 6. A Long Story ; 7. Captain Hunter's Treasure Hunt ; 8. A New Way of Diving ; 9. Jacob Rowe andthe Wreck of the Vansittart ; 10. The Evans Logbooks ; 11. Bellmen and Bra ... View more info

Treasure of the Atocha : A $400 Million Archaeological Adventure. 1st in dj.

By: MATHEWSON, R. Duncan FISHER, Mel, foreword

Price: $24.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton, Pisces Books, New York, 1986, ISBN:0866360441:

Seller ID: 87947


MATHEWSON, R. Duncan. Treasure of the Atocha : A $400 Million Archaeological Adventure . Foreword by Mel Fisher. With photographs by Don Kincaid and Pat Clyne. New York : E.P. Dutton, Pisces Books, (1986). First Printing. Pp.(13),[14]-160, + 32 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, navy blue cloth with pressed lettering to front and gilt lettering to spine. The excavatio n of the shipwreck of the Atocha, off the coast of Key West. Very good in price-clipped dust jacket. 24.00 View more info

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Treasure of the San Jose : Death at Sea in the War of the Spanish Succession.

By: PHILLIPS, Carla Rahn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore , 2007, ISBN:9780801885808:

Seller ID: 91114

ISBN: 0801885809


PHILLIPS, Carla Rahn. The Treasure of the San José : Death at Sea in the War of the Spanish Succession. Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, (2007). Book Club Edition. Pp [i]-viii,(8),[1]-258,+ 14 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, grey cloth spine, brown paper covered boards, gilt lettering tospine. "Sunk in a British ambush in 1708, the Spanish galleon San José was rumored to have one of the richest cargos ever lost at sea. Though treasur e hunters have searched for the wreck's legendary bounty, no one knows exactly how much went down with the ship or exactly whe... View more info

Treasure Ships of the Great Lakes : Your guide to over a billion dollars ingold, silver, jewelry, rare coins and valuable cargoes aboard treasure shi ps in the Great Lakes

By: Great Lakes - Shipwrecks - Treasure)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Maritime Research & Publishing Company, Detroit, 1981, ISBN:0939362813:

Seller ID: 104719


(Great Lakes - Shipwrecks - Treasure). Treasure Ships of the Great Lakes : Your guide to over a billion dollars in gold, silver, jewelry, rare coins and valuable cargoes aboard treasure ships in the Great Lakes. Resarched over 5 years at universities, museums, libraries and archives. (Detroit) : Maritime Research & Publishing Company, (1981). Pp (5),2-72,(4). Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated white card covers. Contents : Introduction; The Great Lakes - A Billion Dollar Treasure Trove; Lake Erie; Lake Huron; Lake Michigan; Lake Superior; Lake Ontario; St Lawrence River; How To... View more info

Treasury of Titanic Tales. 2d pbk pr.

By: GARRISON, Webb

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rutledge Hill Press, Nashville, TN, 1998, ISBN:1558536582:

Seller ID: 28804


GARRISON, Webb. A Treasury of Titanic Tales. Nashville, TN: Rutledge Hill Press, (1998). Second Printing. Pp (6),7-240. 8vo, ill. card covers. Contents: 1. Harold Bride: Switched Signals; 2. Guglielmo Marconi: Champion Lifesaver; 3. Belfast: Behemoth!; 4. Southampton: Bon Voyage; 5. Smooth Sailing: A Sea of Glass; 6. Day Five: Best Crossing Ever; 7. The Collision: Blue Ice; 8. Archibald Gracie: Fate at Work; 9. Archibald Butt and Frank Millet: Damon and Pythias; 10. John Jacob Astor: JJA or AV?; 11. William Thomas Stead: A Last Crusade; 12. Isidor and Ida Straus: Hand in Hand; 13. Harry Widene... View more info