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The Megayacht Century: the Significant Vessels, Cornerstone Events & Unforgettable People of the Past 100 Years

By: (editors)., Showboat Magazine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Hachette Filipacchi Magazines: 1999

Seller ID: 41066

ISBN: 0967490308

Condition: Very Good+


Paperback. Color & B&W illustrations, ads ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages View more info

NAVAL and MARITIME HISTORY: AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY (Revised/expanded Edition)

By: Albion, Robert G

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, IK, David & Charles: 1978

Seller ID: 36938

ISBN: 0715360078

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


In sl edgeworn price-clipped DJ; Blue cloth hardback. x + 370 pp. Indices; 8vo; x + 370 pages View more info

Riddle of the Ice: A Scientific Adventure Into the Arctic

By: Arms, Myron

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 1519

ISBN: 0385490925

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In DJ; Black spine/gray boards. B&W photos, maps. Account of author's sailboat voyage along coasts of Newfoundland & Greenland; Small 8vo; xvi + 267 pages View more info

Original Handwritten Ships Logs for Six Voyages Taken During 1889 and 1890

By: Author Unknown

Price: $700.00

Publisher: NP, 1890

Seller ID: 52202

Condition: Good


Binding edgeworn/rubbed, gutters split; This 113 page handwritten document contains six different logs for steamship voyages undertaken in 1889 and 1890. Included are five roundtrip voyages by the SS Newport from New York to Aspinwall (Colon) , Panama and one voyage of the SS Barracuda between Cardiff, England and Sandy Point, Panama via the straits of Magellan. Includes mostly navigation data and weather info. ; 4to ; 113 pages View more info

The History of the Boston Marine Society, 1742-1967

By: Baker, William A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Boston Marine Society: 1968

Seller ID: 36446

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


In edgeworn DJ; Blue cloth hardback. X + 369 pp. B&W illustrations, map eps. Appendices, index; 8vo; x + 369 pages View more info

The Engine Powered Vessel

By: Baker, William A & Tryckare, Tre

Price: $5.50

Publisher: NY, Crescent Books: 1965

Seller ID: 27045

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In DJ, bookplate; Red & black decorated cloth hardback. Color & B&W illustrations; Square 4to; 268 pages View more info

A History of Seafaring Based on Underwater Archaeology

By: Bass, George F

Price: $23.00

Publisher: NY, Walker: 1972

Seller ID: 10979

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In DJ, bookplate; Blue cl. Color & B&W photos, drawings, maps. Glossary, biblio, index; 4to; 320 pages View more info

How to Make Knots, Bends and Spices, As Used At Sea

By: Biddle, Tyrrel E

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Norie & Wilson: 1900

Seller ID: 42303

Condition: Fair


Paper covered boards tanned with some loss, hinges weak but intact, slight dampening/slight foxing throughout; Green cloth hardback with paper covered boards. Date uncertain (ca 1900). Engravings ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 17 + 5 pages View more info

1878 bank check for $15 drawn on Mechanics' & Traders' Bank from Bird & Boggs Marine Railways to Brown & Allen

By: Bird & Boggs Marine Railways

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Mechanics' & Traders' Bank: 1878

Seller ID: 52221

Condition: Good+


Was disbound from book with remnants of detachment present, small tap repair, small amount of loss to upper outside corner; Engraving of sailing ship on check; Oblong 64mo 3" - 4½" tall View more info

The Shipmaster's Assistant, and Commercial Digest: Containing Information Necessary for Merchants, Owners, and Masters of Ships

By: Blunt, Joseph

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1848

Seller ID: 52107

Condition: Good+


Probably rebacked in leather (not recent), previous owner's label with penned title on spine, corners rubbed, hinges starting, mild foxing to preliminaries ; Hardback (1/4 brown leather spine/broiwn leather boards), marbled endpapers, appendix, index. 821 + 58 + 8 pp; 4to ; 821 + 58 + 8 pages View more info

Britannia The Royal Yacht Revealed

By: Bowditch, Lyndsey

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Blackboard Publishing Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: 40520

ISBN: 0953488101

Condition: Very Good+


Paperback. Color & B&W photos, deck plans. . History & description of British royal yacht ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 56 pages View more info

America Sails the Seas: The History and Romance of America on the High Seas from the 15th to the 19th Century

By: Bowen, Frank C

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Travel: 1938

Seller ID: 23558

Condition: Very Good


No DJ; Green illustrated cloth hardback. xx + 411 pp. B&W illustrations. Biblio, index; Small 4to; xx + 411 pages View more info

East Spain Pilot: Islas Baleares

By: Brandon, Robin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Cambridgeshire, England, Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson: 1991

Seller ID: 23330

ISBN: 0852881568

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


No DJ as issued (? ) ; Hardback (photo boards) . 286 pp. B&W photos, maps. Appendix, index. Navigational guide; 4to; 286 pages View more info

The American Neptune: A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History (Volume I, No. 2, April 1941)

By: Brewington, M. V. and Lincoln Colcord (Eds. )

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Salem, MA, American Neptune Incorporated: 1941

Seller ID: 46741

Condition: Good


Cover age-toned, mildly soiled, Bronxville, NY Red Cross ink stamp on cover; Paperback. pp. 115 - 200. B&W plates & in-text illustrations.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Life and Times of the Illustrious Captain Brown: A Chronicle of the Sea and of Japan's Emergence As a World Power

By: Bush, Lewis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Voyagers' Press/Tuttle: 1969

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27283

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In VG price-clipped DJ; Orange cloth hardback. xviii+168 p. Color/B&W illusts, fo map. Appens, index. Englishman's role in Japan's maritime history; 4to; xviii + 168 pages View more info

Surface At the Pole: The Extraordinary Voyages of the USS Skate

By: Calvert, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1960

Edition: Sixth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 50065

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


In mildly edgeworn DJ with one tape repair; Signed/inscribed by author. B&W photos, map eps. Index. Account of historic cruise by nuclear sub under the arctic ice pack. By the sub's commander; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 220 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Sea's Bitter Harvest: Thirteen Deadly Days of the North Atlantic

By: Campbell, Douglas A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Carroll & Graf: 2002

Seller ID: 13220

ISBN: 0786709707

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Blue spine/gray boards. B&W photos. Index. Acct of the sinking of 4 commercial clam boats in North Atlantic in 1999; 8vo; xii + 288 pages View more info

The Pictorical History of the America's Cup Races

By: Carrick, Robert S. with George Calvert Simons

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1964

Seller ID: 36891

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


In edgeworn/rubbed DJ, spine slightly tanned; Hardback (whit cloth spine/blue boards) . 194 pp. B&W & color illustrations, maps. Index. History of famed yacht race; 4to; 194 pages View more info

A Viking Voyage: In Which an Unlikely Crew Attempts an Epic Journey to the New World

By: Carter, W. Hodding

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 2000

Seller ID: 8147

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ ; Black spine/gray boards. B&W photos. Author participates in voyage in replica of viking ship from Greenland to N. America; 8vo; x + 305 pages View more info

The Fever Coast Log

By: Chaplin, Gordon (Intro. by Jan Morris)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 19648

ISBN: 0671761234

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In DJ, light foxing to top edge; Hardback (Green board/green cloth spine) . X+229 pp. Map. Biblio. Acct of voyage along Central American Caribbean coast; 8vo; x + 229 pages View more info