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A Narrative of the Mutiny on Board His Britannic Majesty's Ship Bounty

By: Bligh, William

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Franklin Court: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 130890

Condition: Facsimile of the first edition. One of 350 numbered copies (#264), fine in quarter calf and marbled boards. An extremetly nice copy of an excellent example of the bookbinder's art


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The Sutton Hoo Ship Burial: A Handbook

By: Bruce-Mitford, Rupert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Publications: 1979

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 131614

Condition: Trade paperback original; fine in color pictorial wraps


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Cook's Voyages and Peoples of the Pacific

By: Cobbe, Hugh (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Publications: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 122730

Condition: Near fine in a near fine Dust Jacket


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Farther Than Any Man: The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook

By: Dugard, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Washington Square: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 153692

ISBN: 0743400690

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


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Vessels of Camden (Images of America)

By: Dyer, Barbara

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Charleston, Arcadia: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146108

ISBN: 0738500143

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


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From Paddle Wheels to Propellers

By: Fishbaugh, Charles Preston

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Society: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146803

Condition: Near fine (no Dust Jacket as issued) with light bump to upper corner of front cover


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Steamboat Yesterdays on Casco Bay: The Steamboat Era in Maine's Calendar Island Region

By: Frappier, William J. (Captain)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146809

ISBN: 1550460862

Condition: Fine in fine Dust Jacket, includes map of Steamboat Routes of Casco Bay, also fine. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


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Nelson the Sailor

By: Grenfell, Captain Russell, R.N.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153590

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. First printing stated


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Shackleton: The Antarctic Challenge

By: Heacox, Kim

Price: $12.00

Publisher: National Geographic Soc: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153340

ISBN: 0792275365

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


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The Sailing Rules in Yacht Racing

By: Hills, George E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1940

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 154064

Condition: Fine in a good-VG Dust Jacket with some closed tears and tiny chips. First printing of this edition


Photographic frontispiece and numerous diagrams View more info

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The Illustrated History of Paddle Steamers

By: Hilton, George W. , Plummer, R. & Demand, Carlo

Price: $24.00

Publisher: NY, Two Continents: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 147052

ISBN: 0846703513

Condition: Fine in a fine, price-clipped Dust Jacket


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Carrier Victory: The Air War in the Pacific

By: Lindley, John M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Elsevier Dutton: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137888

ISBN: 0525930027

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Heavily illustrated World War II history View more info

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A Speck on the Sea: Epic Voyages in the Most Improbable Vessels

By: Longyard, William H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw Hill: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148626

ISBN: 0071413065

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page


"More than seventy accounts of big adventures in small boats." Illustrated View more info

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Merchant Sailing Ships: Sovereignty of Sail 1775-1815

By: MacGregor, David R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 146036

ISBN: 0870214187

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Profusely illustrated in b&w and color, 224 pages View more info

French-English and English-French Naval and Military Technical Dictionary

By: Maunsell, Major M. C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: No Place, Messrs. Vickers Limited: 1918

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 131036

Condition: Red calf with gilt lettering, spine amateurishly tape repaired; good. This copy has a personalized gilt stamp on front cover "Major C. S. H. Waymouth." In 1907 Waymouth was an instructor in Military Topography with the Dorsetshire Regiment


Privately prepared and for use by Messrs. Vickers Ltd. Very scarce View more info

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The Only Way to Cross

By: Maxtone-Graham, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Collier: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 140342

ISBN: 0020960107

Condition: Large trade paperback, VG+ in pictorial wraps. Light foxing to edges


"The Golden Era of the Great Atlantic Express Liners - From the Mauretania to the France and the Queen Elizabeth 2. Foreword by Walter Lord. Illustrated. 434 pages with index View more info

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Whaling and Old Salem (A Chronicle of the Sea)

By: Robotti, Frances Diane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143227

Condition: VG+ with bookplate on pastedown in Good Dust Jacket with chips to the edges


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Image for Maritime Museums of North America Including Canada: With Selected Lighthouse, Canal and Canal Lock Museums

Maritime Museums of North America Including Canada: With Selected Lighthouse, Canal and Canal Lock Museums

By: Smith, Robert H.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Finley-Greene Publications: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137353

ISBN: 188767814x

Condition: Fine trade paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


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Fast & Able: Life Stories of Great Gloucester Fishing Vessels

By: Thomas, Gordon W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Gloucester, MA, 350th Anniversary Edition: 1973

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 140251

Condition: VG+ trade paperback


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Image for Knight of the Seas: The Adventurous Life of John Paul Jones

Knight of the Seas: The Adventurous Life of John Paul Jones

By: Thomson, Valentine

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Liveright Publishing: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143129

Condition: VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket with some small chips & short tears. Front free endpaper missing


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