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Memoirs of the Naval Worthies of Queen Elizabeth's Reign; of Their Gallant Deeds, Daring Adventures, and Services, in the Infant State of the British Navy; with Brief Biographical Notices of the Respective Commanders.

By: Barrow, Sir John

Price: $247.50

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1845

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 021520

Condition: Very Good


Newly cloth cased, blue book cloth/gray Fabriano Ingres endsheets/ goldstamp on spine, title, author, date. A very clean copy, sound and sturdy, no foxing. View more info

The Art of Gunfounding: The Casting of Bronze Cannon in the Late 18th Century

By: Beer, Carel de

Price: $405.00

Publisher: Rotherfield, J. Boudriot Publications: 1991

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 049206

ISBN: 0948864087

Condition: Very Good


#26 / 50. Pebbled black leather with fingermarks toning and two small gouges, spine lettering gilt, all edges gilt. Front pastedown and endpaper foxing. Limitation notation laid in. 42 color plates, 232pp View more info

THE NIGGER OF THE NARCISSUS

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $15.75

Publisher: Heritage Press New York 1965: 1965

Seller ID: 001521I


Hardbound VG in Slipcase b&w illustrations Prior owner bookplate/book store label on inside front cover. View more info

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Nutcracker : Pictures By Maurice Sendak : Leather Special Edition

By: E.T.A. Hoffmann Translated By Ralph Manheim

Price: $166.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Crown Publishers/ Easton Press: 2001

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 066997

ISBN: 060961049x

Condition: Fine


Fine dark green leather, gilt decorations, label to front. Silk moire endpapers, ribbon. Unmarked copy. View more info

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Ultimate Voyage: A Book of Five Mariners

By: Gilkerson, William

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Shambhala Pubns: 1999

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Dedicated By Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 025461

ISBN: 1570623643

Condition: As New


#6 of 30 copies specially bound and cased for the author, with a set of drawings reproducing hull lines, structure, outboard profile, and proposed sail plan drawn by the naval architect Thomas Gilmer. View more info

THE GUN : And Its Development : Seventh Edition Rewritten and with Many Additional Illustrations

By: Greener, W. W.

Price: $157.50

Publisher: New York, Cassell and Company, Limited: 1899

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 028524

Condition: Very Good


Professionally resewn , boards rehinged with matching color cloth, org. spine inlaid, new endpapers. View more info

The Merchant Venturers of London : A Record of Far Eastern Trade & Piracy During the Seventeenth Century

By: Grey, Charles

Price: $48.75

Publisher: London, Witherby & Co Ltd: 1932

Edition: First UK Edition.

Seller ID: 015537

Condition: Nr Fine


A bright unmarked, un-foxed copy. View more info

2 VOLUMES: THE MARITIME HISTORY OF THE WORLD, A Chronological Survey..From 5,000 B.C. until the Present Day.

By: Haws, Duncan and Alex A. Hurst

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Teredo Brighton: 1985

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 001593I

ISBN: 0903662108

Condition: Very Good


Quarto, 2 vols., 494/419 pages supplemented by commentaries with 203 illust. and 31 maps. View more info

A Treatise on the Scurvy. In Three Parts. Containing an Inquiry Into the Nature, Causes, and Cure, of That Disease

By: Lind, James M.D.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Birmingham AL, The Classics of Dentistry Library: 1980

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 063285

Condition: As New


#433.shown on the limitation name slip laid in. Includes booklet 'Notes from the Editors' also laid in. View more info

Keepers of the Sea

By: Maroon, Fred J. andd Edward L. Beach

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A., Naval Inst Press: 1983

Edition: Deluxe

Seller ID: 024408

ISBN: 0870217364

Condition: Good Plus


Chip to spine head repaired , repaired rear hinge. View more info

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The Book of Wooden Boats : Volume II : Limited Edition Slipcased Signed

By: Mendlowitz, Benjamin;Bray, Maynard

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., W W Norton & Co Inc: 2000

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 048838

ISBN: 0393048993

Condition: New


Copy #24/125 Signed by author and photographer View more info

Illustrated Marine Dictionary

By: Paasch, Capt. H.

Price: $292.50

Publisher: Antwerp, Self: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016403

Condition: Nr Fine


Appears this never left the Antwerp booksellers shelf. An near immaculate copy for age. View more info

True Ocean Found: Paludanus's Letters on Dutch Voyages to the Kara Sea, 1595-1596

By: Paludanus, Bernard; Tracy, James D.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press: 1980

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 031292

ISBN: 0816609616

Condition: As New


#156/500 View more info

Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates

By: Pyle Howard Compiled By Merle Johnson

Price: $121.50

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Easton Press: 2012

Edition: Collector's Edition

Seller ID: 072990

Condition: Fine


Black Leather with bright gilt lettering. Front cover has paste down color illustration. Marbled endpapers. Illustrated throughout by Howard Pyle and others, color and black &white. Three tiny (1/4") bumps to bottom boards. Tight, clean, unmarked. View more info

Robbins' Journal : Comprising an Account of the Loss of the Brig Commerce of Hartford (CON) James Riley Master Upon the Western Coast of Africa, August 28th, 1815, Also of the Slavery and Sufferings of the Author and the Rest of the Crew Upon the Desert

By: Robbins, Archibald

Price: $1,125.00

Publisher: Greenwich, Conde Nast Press: 1931

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller ID: 044179

Condition: Very Good Plus


Designers copy signed by illustrator and dedicated by publisher; with two original illustrations for this book tipped in at rear. One colored, both larger than the printed chapter headings/ vignettes in the text. Unnumbered 1/355 copies. Tan impressed decorative calf, black label, gilt lettering and all edges gilt. 'Jacket' mylar worn along spine; wear to head of spine; slipcase with shelfwear to fore-edges. A handsome printing production. View more info

Cassell's "The Seafarers' Library" Collection of Six Books:Voyages Walker,Uring,Fryke/Schweitzer, Rogers,Shelvocke & Raigersfield

By: Rogers; Walker; Shelvocke; Uring; Fryke; Schweitzer; & Raigerseeld

Price: $288.00

Publisher: Cassell & Co London 1928/9: 1928

Seller ID: 004533I

Condition: Very Good


Reprint Hardbound Good . Brown boards, no jackets.Sold as a collection of six only Voyages:Rogers/Walker/Shelvocke/Uring/Fryke/Schweitzer &'Life of a Sea Officer' of de Raigersfeld were all? isssued i n this form View more info

The Cruise of the Midge in 2 Volumes / Tom Cringle's Log in 2 Volumes

By: Scott, Michael

Price: $135.00

Publisher: London, Gibbings & Co., Ltd: 1894

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 048866

Condition: Very Good


Four volumes in all, blue cloth with gilt lettering and vingette within gilt frame on front cover, gilt lettering and decorative gilt stamping on spine. Decorative title-page and verso of half-title, the illustration in green, the lettering in red. Minor wear to edges of boards. Two tinted engraved plates per volume. The second volume of Tom Cringles's Log has wrinkling from moisture at top of page block. No stains except lightly on illustrated pages. A lovely set. View more info

Legends, Maps & Stories of Boston & New England

By: Snow, Edward Rowe

Price: $270.00

Publisher: Quincy, Mass, Georege W. Prescott Publishing Co.: 1965

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 049178

Condition: Fine


Marbled boards still wrapped in original glassine wrapper. Autographed on ffep. Illustrated slipcase contains copies of maps of United States Coast Guard Boston District, Romantic Boston Bay and Cape Cod, Du Havre De Boston, Casco Bay Maine, Historic and pictorial map of Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay, an illustrated map of Boston Harbor, an Historical & pictorial map of Fort Warren, and an illustrated guide to different types of sailing vessels (one page of small line drawings), Laid in at back of book is a piece of paper with four wood fragments attatached and a typed piece o... View more info

Blondie: A Biography of Lieutenant-Colonel H G Hasler DSO, OBE, Croix De Guerre, Royal Marines : Founder of the SBS and Modern Single-Handed Ocean Racing

By: Southby-Tailyour, Ewen

Price: $85.50

Publisher: London, Leo Cooper: 1998

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 024447

ISBN: 0-85052-516-0

Condition: Near Fine


Of 'Cockleshell Heroes' fame, sailor designer of the junk-rigged 'Jester' and the servo pendulum self-steering gear; and proposer of the 1960 first single-handed trans-Atlantic race. Died in 1987. View more info

THE HISTORY OF OUR NAVY : From Its Origin to the End of the War with Spain 1775-1898

By: Spears, John R.

Price: $112.50

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons New York 1897/9/02: 1897

Seller ID: 000775I


1/4 Leather Good plus five volumes; green gilt leather/boards, teg Volume V deals with the War with Spain. An attractive clean set. View more info