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10,000 Leagues Over the Sea. US no dj

By: ROBINSON, William Albert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace, 1944,:

Seller ID: 46885


ROBINSON, William Albert. 10,000 Leagues Over the Sea. With 35 Illustrations. New York: Harcourt Brace, (1944). Pp 383. Illustrated. 8vo, navy cloth. Later printing of Toy 0459, Morris & Howland p.115. White stains (paint?) to rear board, lacking ffep, else vg. 20.00 View more info

1959 I.Y.R.U. Yacht Racing Rules. in dj.

By: STURGESS, G. Sambrooke

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Iliffe & Sons, 1959,:

Seller ID: 32637


STURGESS, G. Sambrooke. The 1959 I.Y.R.U. Yacht Racing Rules. L: Iliffe & Sons, (1959). Pp 216. 8vo, pale blue cloth. Annual edition of the International Yacht Racing Union Racing Rules, incorporating for the first time the right-of-way rules of the North American Yacht Racing Union. Slight wear to bottom edge, owner's signature, else vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 20.00 View more info

1989-1992 International Yacht Racing Rules.

By: Canadian Yachting Association

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Canadian Yachting Association, Gloucester, Ont., 1989,:

Seller ID: 88611


(Canadian Yachting Association). The 1989-1992 International Yacht Racing Rules. (Gloucester, Ont.: Canadian Yachting Association, 1989). Pp (2),i-iv,1-147,(7). Small 8vo, blue card covers, lettered in white. Rubbed, else very good. 7.00 View more info

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A Five-Year Plan. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: KERR, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Limited, Toronto, 1997, ISBN:0385257155: 1997

Seller ID: 31796

ISBN: 0385257155


KERR, Philip. A Five-Year Plan: a novel. (Toronto) : Doubleday Canada Limited, (1997). First Canadian Printing. Pp (12),[3]-337,(5). 8vo [152 x 235 mm], blue spine with blue paper-covered boards, silver lettering to spine. Philip Ballantyne Kerr (b. February 22, 1956, Edinburgh, Scotland – d. March 23, 2018, London, England) was a British author best known for his Bernie Gunther series of historical detective thrillers. A thriller in whic... View more info

ABC for Yachtsmen.

By: SLEIGHTHOLME, J.D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, London, 1965,:

Seller ID: 26611


SLEIGHTHOLME, J.D. ABC for Yachtsmen. London : Adlard Coles, (1965). Pp 140, with many illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 1939. "Here, in about a thousand alphabetical entries from A1 at Lloyds to Zinc Plates and including such useful but out of the way subjects as Backstrapped, Becuing and Bull Rope, is a treasury of the everyday language and lore of the sea, as they apply to the ordinary yachtsman, with perhaps the strongest emphasis on the seamanship of sail. It ... View more info

Able Seaman : A Basic Book of Boating under Sail or Power

By: MORRIS, Everett B HALYARD, M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Cornerstone Library, 1962,:

Seller ID: 30100


MORRIS, Everett B. The Able Seaman: A Basic Book of Boating under Sail or Power. Illustrations by M. Halyard. NY: Cornerstone Library, (1962). Pp 112.8vo, ill. card covers. Toy 1918, Morris & Howland p.96. Rubbed, paper yell owed. 7.00 View more info

Aboard the Seth Parker

By: Seth Parker)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Frigidaire, 1934,:

Seller ID: 17741


(Seth Parker). Aboard the Seth Parker. (Dayton : Frigidaire Sales Corporation, 1934). Pp 32. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. Phillips Lord (aka radio'sSeth Parker) bought a ship and renamed it the Seth Parker. This booklet "C ompliments of Frigidaire Dales Corporation" describes the ship (including the Frigidaire refrigerating equipment) and also contains some of Seth Parker's radio stories. Vg. With laid-in illustration "suitable for framing". 15.00 View more info

About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It.

By: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Halifax Board of Trade, Halifax, N.S., 1908,:

Seller ID: 97368


(Halifax, N.S.). About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It. Halifax, N.S.: Presented by The Halifax Board of Trade, 1908. Pp [1]-32,+ folding map at rear. Illustrated. Index. Small 8vo, brown stapled card covers, red and grey illustration and lettering to front cover. Contents : Words of Introduction; Public Buildings; The Park; The Public Gardens; The Harbor, Arm and Basin; Good Po... View more info

About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It.

By: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Halifax Board of Trade, Halifax, N.S., 1908,:

Seller ID: 97313


(Halifax, N.S.). About Halifax, Nova Scotia : A Guide Book Telling What There Is To Be Seen in the “Garrison City by the Sea,” and How To See It. Halifax, N.S.: Presented by The Halifax Board of Trade, 1908. Pp [1]-32,+ folding map at rear. Illustrated. Index. Small 8vo, green stapled card, red and white illustration and lettering to front cover. Contents : Words of Introduction; Public Buildings; The Park; The Public Gardens; The Harbor, Arm andBasin; Good Points of... View more info

Across Three Oceans. pb repr.

By: O'BRIEN, Conor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Granada, 1984, ISBN:0246123095:

Seller ID: 42648


O'BRIEN, Conor. Across Three Oceans. L: Granada, (1984). Pp 272. 8vo, ill. card covers. Later printing of Toy 453. Originally published in 1927. "On 20 June 1923, [O'Brien] left Dublin in the 20-ton Saoirse with a crew of twoand crossed the Atlantic to Pernambuco in Brazil, then on to Durban and ac ross the Indian Ocean to Melbourne. On the homeward passage he steered fromAuckland to Cape Horn and spent Christmas 1924 in the Falklands, which he describes in lively de... View more info

Across Three Oceans. 2nd Mariners pr in dj

By: O'BRIEN, Conor Mariners Library No.08 WORTH, Claud, intro.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968,:

Seller ID: 79103


O'BRIEN, Conor. Across Three Oceans. With an Introduction by Claud Worth. Illustrated. L.: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968. Later printing. Pp 272. Maps. Sm 8vo, blue cloth, top edge dyed navy. Later printing of Toy 453. The Mariner's Library No.8. Chapters: I. Ways and Means; II. Crossing the Atlantic; III. To the Eastward; IV. A South African Interlude; V. The Indian Ocean; VI. Australasia; VII. Tonga; VIII. Cape Horn; IX. The Falkland Islands; X. South American Waters; XI.The... View more info

Addicted to Sail : A Half Century of Yachting Experiences.

By: HOYT, Norris D.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: 1987,:

Seller ID: 26853


HOYT, Norris D. Addicted to Sail: A Half Century of Yachting Experiences. NY: Norton, (1987). First Printing. Pp 220. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth spine with blue paper covered boards. Toy 0187, Morris & Howland p 70. Despite its racy title, this is a sober, anecdotal account of transatlantic passages under sail, cruises on European canals, and adventures in high latitudes.Vg in dj. 32.00 View more info

Adlard Coles Nautical Logbook

By: KNOX-JOHNSTON, Robin, Sir, (compiled by)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles Nautical, London, 2002, ISBN:0713663995:

Seller ID: 69288


KNOX-JOHNSTON, Robin, Sir, (compiled by). Adlard Coles Nautical Logbook. Compiled by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. (L.: Adlard Coles Nautical, 2002). Spiral bound edition. Pp. [1]-143,(1). 8vo, spiral bound blue card covers. A blank cruising log book. Vg. 18.00 View more info

Advanced Sailing Skills : Official Manual of the C. Y. A. Bronze Sail Standard. 3rd pr

By: DONALDSON, Sven

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Canadian Yachting Association, Ottawa, 1979,:

Seller ID: 92201


DONALDSON, Sven. Advanced Sailing Skills : Official Manual of the C. Y. A. Bronze Sail Standard. Illustrated by Cedric Burgers. (Ottawa): Canadian Yachting Association, 1999. Third Printing. Pp. [1]-134,(2). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Some edgewear, else vg. 9.00 View more info

Adventures of Big Red. 1st in dj.

By: KROHN, Gunter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vantage Press, 1977,:

Seller ID: 21133


KROHN, Gunter. The Adventures of Big Red. N.Y.: Vantage Press, (1977). First Edition. Pp (6),1-103,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. "In April 1974 the author left his business and home in Canada... and set out... for Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. There he planned to build a boat in which he hoped to sailto Australia with his family. A year of planning afforded some success... The whole family... set sail along the North American coast. The remainder of the book recounts t... View more info

Adventures of the "Lady Jane". pb.

By: SPROCK, Merle and Janie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sprock Publishing, 1995,:

Seller ID: 34101


SPROCK, Merle and Janie. Adventures of the "Lady Jane". (Auburn, Ca.: Sprock Publishing), [1995?]. Pp 338. 8vo, ill. card covers. An account of a California couple's cruising adventures in Mexico, the Caribbean, and along the eastern seaboard of the United States. Slightly rubbed, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Advice to the Sealorn, US in dj

By: PAYSON, Herb

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1997, ISBN:157409002x:

Seller ID: 75681


PAYSON, Herb. Advice to the Sealorn. (Dobbs Ferry, New York): Sheridan House, (1997). First printing. Pp.(i)-viii,1-343,[1]. Illustrated. 8vo brick red cloth with gold lettering to spine. "Herb Payson has distilled over 20 years of sailing experience into the perfect compendium for those who are contemplating live-aboard cruising, sailors with some experience in weekend and day sailing, and all those sailors who read for information and fun. The book loosely follows ... View more info

Aegean : A Sea-Guide to Its Coasts and Islands. in dj.

By: DENHAM, H.M.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1970,:

Seller ID: 85598


DENHAM, H.M. The Aegean : A Sea-Guide to Its Coasts and Islands. New York :Charles Scribner's Sons, (1970). Pp. (10),xi-xxiii,(1),[1]-247,(1), + 12 p . of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, light brown cloth. Henry Mangles Denham, (b.September 9, 1897, Harrow, London - d. July 15, 1993, London) naval office r, yachtsman, writer. Toy 2851. Gift inscriptions to flyleaf, name stamp, else very good in chipped, unclipped dustjacket. 14.00 View more info

Afbouw en Verbouw van een Platbodem

By: Van der POST, Joost HORN, Neithard.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Uitgave Hollandia, 1981,:

Seller ID: 40908


Van der POST, Joost and Neithard HORN. Afbouw en Verbouw van een Platbodem. (Baarn: Uitgave Hollandia, 1981). Pp 168. 8vo, ill. boards. Hollandia Watersportboek series. An illustrated guide to traditional yacht joinery and rigging details. In Dutch. Owner's inkstamp, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Afloat in Europe. in dj

By: MARRINER, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles, 1967,:

Seller ID: 54218


MARRINER, John. Afloat in Europe. (L.): Adlard Coles, (1967). Pp 172. Illustrated with numerous maps to text + [16] pp of plates. 8vo, grey cloth. Toy1252. Well known travel author, John Marriner, describes his cruises throu gh Europe and Asia Minor by motor yacht. This book would be of interest to the armchair traveler or the novice sailor wanting to pick up practical information for cruising. Upper board slightly bowed, bumping to top corners, foxing to early pages and... View more info