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Lloyd's Calendar 1947
London, Lloyd's of London, 1946. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. xxxvi,568.8vo,,Bound in original dark blue buckram with gilt lettering. Boards a bit wrinkled & lightly scuffed; else clean, tight and in very good condition. No internal markings.
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Book number: GB40160
USD 18.50 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 | £UK 14.75 | JP¥ 2093]
Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Merchant shipping;Insurance;Maritime law;;;;;;

 
Okinawa Yacht Club Bulletin Vol. 1 December, 1958 Number 4
Okinawa, Japan, Published by the Club, 1958. pp. 4.4to,,,Contains 'From the Commodore', 'Torii Topics', 'Under the Hatch', 'Around the Club' and several other brief articles, plus several photos of members and their boats, and ads from local businesses. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. 'Scotch' tape residue to inner and rear hinge and past of outer margin. Else unmarked & only lightly worn: very good condition.
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Book number: GB44113
USD 17.50 [Appr.: EURO 15.5 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1980]
Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Japan;Occupied Japan;Sailing;;;;;;

 
River Cruising Atlas: Columbia Snake Willamette
Seattle, WA, Evergreen Pacific Publishing, 1991. pp. 107.Small folio,Coil bound in illustrated card covers. Measures 29 x 43 cms. Ill.: charts. Contents a bit rolled, with some light wear to covers. Charts unmarked. Good plus copy of a scarce chartbook. ISBN 0945265123.
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Book number: GB40235
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 66 | £UK 59.75 | JP¥ 8485]
Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Columbia river;Sailing;Cruising guide;;;;;;

 
ANDRIEUX, J. P.
East Coast Panorama the History of Shipping Companies on Canada's East Coast from 1900 Onward
Lincoln, ON, W. F. Rannie, 1984. 1st edition. Wraps. 144 pp.8vo,,Larger format pb - edges a bit rubbed, sl. soiled; else vg. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. ISBN 0919953387.
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Book number: GB30303
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1697]
Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Steamboat lines;Steamboats;Atlantic provinces;Newfoundland;P.E.I.;New Brunswick;Nova Scotia;Steam ships;

 
BOMBARD, DR. ALAIN / TRANSLATED BY BRIAN CONNELL
The Voyage of the Heretique
New York City, Simon and Schuster, 1954. 1st Amer. ed. Hardcover. pp. x, 214.8vo,,,Remainder mark to bottom edge. Board edges a bit rubbed, else unmarked and in very good condition. The dust jacket has several small closed tears and shows some light wear and soiling, else it is in good condition. Maps on endpapers. Ill.: maps, b&w photos & diagrams. The story of Dr. Bombard's 65-day solitary crossing of the Atlantic Ocean in a collapsible life raft.
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Book number: GB44462
USD 28.50 [Appr.: EURO 25.25 | £UK 22.75 | JP¥ 3224]
Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Solo sailing;Adventure;;;;;;;

 
BOUMPHREY, G. M.
The Story of the Ship / the How-&-Why Series Edited by Gerald Bullett / No. 14
London, A & C Black Ltd. 1933. Hardcover. pp. 96.12mo,,. Ill.: T. L. Poulton illustrations. Dust jacket worn, with a few missing pieces at top edge & spine ends. Book is in g/vg cond. except where sunned through jacket.
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Book number: GB37449
USD 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 | £UK 7 | JP¥ 962]
Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Naval;;;;;;;;

 
BOWEN, DANA THOMAS
Lore of the Lakes: Told in Story and Picture
Lachine, Quebec, R. E. Publishing, 1969. Ninth printing. Hardcover. 8vo. Bound in green cloth with black lettering to spine & front board. Black and white and colour illustrations and photographs. Light shelfwear, blank pages throughout (missing text from an error in printing); very good in good dust jacket with creases & small closed tears to edges. .
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Book number: 52896
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1358]
Catalogue: Nautical

 
BROOKS, KENNETH F.
Run to Leeward
London, Adventurer's Club, 1966. later printing. Hardcover. pp. 192.8vo,,Bds sl soiled, sl musty smell, else vg in scuffed, clipped, g dj. Ill.: Map endpapers. The tale of the voyage the Albatross made through the great storm of 1904.
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Book number: GB25796
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Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Sailing;Chesapeake Bay;Schooner;;;;;;

 
BULLEN, FRANK T.
The Cruise of the 'Cachalot' Round the World After Sperm Whales
London, Smith, Elder & Co. 1901. 2nd edition. Hardcover. pp. xx, 379.8vo,,Bound in publisher's blue cloth with gilt embossed whale,There is an inscription, in pencil, on the last blank preliminary page before the title page. It reads: 'M. H. Gray - This book was sent by W. G. to Thornhill to be read by J. H. G. Only 50 pages were read to him on the evening of Dec. 11th, 1901 - he had much wanted to read it & enjoyed what he heard. The book was afterwards given to Mr. H. G. by W. G.' At the conclusion of chapter VI (p. 54) there is a pencil note in the same hand: 'Read to J. H. G. on the evening of 11th Dec. 1901 - 'Now I've read you 50 pages & I'll read you 100 tomorrow'. 'Thank thee dear, thou art very kind.'' These inscriptions could be erased, but they are rather charming, and add to the character and distinctiveness of this copy. Ill.: folding map, b&w plates. Spine slant, minor wear to extremities (esp. tips of bds.), light soiling; else in good to just less than vg condition.
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Book number: GB7863
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Keywords: Whaling;Sailing;Whalers;Sperm whale;Ambergris;;;;

 
CAMPBELL, LYALL
Sable Island Fatal and Fertile Crescent
Hantsport, NS, Lancelot Press, 1994. Paperback. 8vo. Black and white photographs. Very good. .
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Book number: 051637
USD 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 | £UK 6 | JP¥ 849]
Catalogue: Nautical

 
CHATTERTON, E. KEBLE
The Ship Under Sail
Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott, ND (1920s). Hardcover. pp. 224.square 8vo,Front hinge a bit weak, bds. sl. scuffed & soiled; else gd+. Ill.: folding plans, b&w photos. Small ink name and address on decorated fep. Some age-toning to margins of contents.
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Book number: GB28262
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Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Sailing;Naval;Rigging;;;;;;

 
RUDOLPH CHELMINSKI
Superwreck Amoco Cadiz The Shipwreck That Had to Happen
New York, William Morrow & Co, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Black and white illustrations. Light edgewear, fading to boards and spine; good+ in very good dustjacket (protected in brodart sleeve). .
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Book number: 045538
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CHICHESTER, FRANCIS
Along the Clipper Way
London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1967. 5th printing. Hardcover. pp. 257.8vo,,Sl. shelf wear; else vg/nf in torn, taped, scuffed fair/gd dj. Ill.: endpaper maps, maps in text. An anthology of the best accounts describing the nineteenth-century clipper routes to and from Australia.
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Book number: GB30110
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Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Australia;Clipper ships;Trade Routes;Sailing;Nautical Trade;;;;

 
CHICHESTER, SIR FRANCIS
Gipsy Moth Circles the World
London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1967. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. xvi, 269.8vo,,Sl. rubbed; else vg/vg+ in sl. chipped & scuffed, o/w vg dj. Ill.: color, b&w photos, maps.
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Book number: GB14055
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Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Sailing;Solo navigation;Circumnavigation;Nautical;Chichester;;;;

 
CHICHESTER, FRANCIS
The Lonely Sea and the Sky
London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1964. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. xvii, 352.8vo,,Front bd. bowed, spine sl. sunned; else vg in sl. sunned, gd+ dj. Ill.: maps, b&w photos, plans. A 1965 Reader's Union edition, g/vg in good dj, also available.
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Book number: GB1425
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Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Sailing;Adventurers;Sailors;Aviators;OSTAR;Sailboat racing;Saliboat races;Sea planes;Aviation

 
CONSTANTINO, MARIA
The Handbook of Knots
New York City, Barnes and Nobles, 2004. pp. 256.8vo,,Slight shelf wear, else in very good to near fine condition. Ill.: colour photos. ISBN 0760756600.
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Book number: GB42980
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Keywords: Sailing;Sailboats;;;;;;;

 
EDITED BY THE SECRETARY [DANIEL H. COX]
Transactions of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers Vol. XXIV 1916
New York City, 1916. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. xlii, 215.Heavy 4to,,,Published annually by the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers. Besides the text, this volume has 127 pages of photo plates, folding plans, and nautical diagrams at the end of the book. The last 30, or so, of these pages have been exposed to moisture and should be separated with great care. Illustrated articles include 'Salvage Equipment Used in Raising Submarine F-4', 'The Design of an Oil Engine', 'Aeronautics in Relation to Naval Architecture', 'Notes from the Model Basin', etc. The binding is spotted and scuffed, but tight. This copy priced with faults in mind. Ill.: folding plans, b&w illusts. Bound in original brown buckram with lettering to front board and spine stamped in gilt.
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Book number: GB43218
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Keywords: Stern wheeler;Battleship;Cruise ship;;;;;;

 
EDITED BY THE SECRETARY [DANIEL H. COX]
Transactions of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers Vol. XXIII 1915
New York City, 1915. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. xxxv, 224.Heavy 4to,,,Published annually by the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers. Besides the text, this volume has 92 pages of photo plates, folding plans, and nautical diagrams at the end of the book. One sequence of photos and plans accompanies an interesting article entitled 'Inland Navigation and Barge Construction vs. Floating Bridges.' Other articles include: 'Some Comparisons Relating to Electric Propulsion of a Battleship', 'Interior Decoration of Vessels' (well-illustrated), and 'The Submarine of To-day and Tomorrow' etc. Binding scuffed and a bit soiled. Hinges tight. Small stain to top of gutter of preliminary pages, not affecting contents. Several of the folding plans are quite large and would look most attractive when matted and framed. Ill.: folding plans, b&w illusts. Bound in original brown buckram with lettering to front board and spine stamped in gilt.
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Book number: GB43217
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Keywords: Stern wheeler;Battleship;Cruise ship;;;;;;

 
CUBBIN, THOMAS, MASTER, WITH WOOD ENGRAVINGS BY JOHN WORSLEY / INTRODUCTION BY H. M. TOMLINSON
The Wreck of the Serica a Narrative of 1868
London, Dropmore Press, 1950. Hardcover. pp. x, 105.4to,,Bound in full blue buckram,Boards bumped at corners. Buckram a bit spotted and lightly soiled. Gilt lettering and design bright. Former owner's bookplate inside front board. Contents clan and very bright. A good plus copy. Ill.: wood engravings. Of this book, three hundred copies have been printed on cream wove hand-made paper. This copy is numbered 171.
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Book number: GB38208
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Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Naval;Shipwreck;;;;;;;

 
DAVIS, CHARLES G
American Sailing Ships Their Plans and History
Toronto, Dover Publications, 1984. Paperback. 8vo. Black and white photographic reproductions and illustrations. Light shelfwear; very good. .
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Book number: 047906
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KEYS, DICK AND KEN SMITH
Black Diamonds by Sea North-East Sailing Colliers 1780-1880
Newcastle upon Tyne, [UK], Newcastle Libraries, 1998. Paperback. Oblong 4to, pp. 48. Previous owner's name stamp to title page; very good. b&w maps, photos & ill's.
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Book number: 014115
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Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Collier ships, Sailing, Tyne and Wear, Shipwreck, The Sally, Steam colliers

 
SPAVENS, WILLIAM [N. A. M. RODGER, ED. AND INTRO.]
Memoirs of a Seafaring Life the Narrative of William Spavens
London, Folio Society, 2000. Hardcover. pp. 254.8vo,,Appears unread; near fine in near fine slipcase. Ill.: Colour, b&w illustrations. An account of Spavens' experiences in the Navy, first published in 1796.
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Book number: GB41659
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Keywords: History;Biography;Naval;Travel;Chatham;Folio Society;;;

 
EVANS, FRANK
The Voyage of the 'Petula'
London, Robert Hale Limited, 1957. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. 189.8vo,,Bound in original blue cloth and in original dust jacket. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Private lending library check-out label on rear pastedown. Bds. soiled at edges; else g/vg cond. in torn, worn, fair/gd jacket.
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Book number: GB34922
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Catalogue: Nautical
Keywords: Sailing;Sailboat;Transatlantic;;;;;;

 
FAULKNER, TOM #1046
'Now Hear This' a Monthly Letter to Follow Merchant Navy Members. From April 2000 to June 2008
NP (Winnipeg, MB), Published by the author, 2008. 1st edition.4to,,Coil bound in clear plastic covers: near fine condition. Ill.: black-&-white illustrations. One hundred issues of this curious, home-produced, news letter, each (presumably) photocopied from the original.
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Book number: GB36410
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Keywords: Naval;Shipping;Merchant marine;;;;;;

 
FERGUSON, PETER (ED.)
Topsail: The Journal of the Society for Spritsail Barge Research, Issue No. 15
London, Thomas Barge Sailing Club Journal, Autumn 1976. Stapled Wraps. pp. 56. Slim 8vo. Maps and black and white photos and illustrations. Very good. .
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Book number: 52053
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