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Image for YANKEES UNDER SAIL A Collection of the Best Sea Stories from Yankee Magazine with Rare Photographs Taken During the Age of Sail

YANKEES UNDER SAIL A Collection of the Best Sea Stories from Yankee Magazine with Rare Photographs Taken During the Age of Sail

By: Heckman, Richard D. (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dublin, NH, Yankee Inc.: 1968

Order Number: 17692

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. ; Profusely illustrated; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 254 pages View more info

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AROUND THE WORLD IN WANDERER III

By: Hiscock, Eric C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1962

Order Number: 16692

Condition: Very Good+


Foxing to foredge. Bookseller's sticker to front pastedown ; A three year voyage around the world with author Hiscock and his wife. Color frontispiece ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 275 pages View more info

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A SOURCE BOOK OF TANKERS AND SUPERTANKERS

By: Hosking, R. O.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock Limited: 1973

Order Number: 17673

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ pc. ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 142 pages View more info

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THE STORY OF P & O The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company

By: Howarth, David & Howarth, Stephen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1986

Order Number: 7083

ISBN: 0297789651

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Light shelf wear to DJ; Comprehensive history of the noted shipping line; B&W and Color Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 224 pages View more info

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STANDARD ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE WORLD'S OCEANS AND ISLANDS

By: Huxley, Anthony [editor]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13776

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper; Invaluable resource to learning of the Islands and Oceans of the world; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 383 pages View more info

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THE LAST VOYAGE Captain Cook's Lost Diary

By: Innes, Hammond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1979

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 17691

ISBN: 0394505794

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo; 254 pages View more info

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THE ROMANCE OF A SUBMARINE

By: Jackson, G. Gibbard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co, Ltd.:

Order Number: 7005

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to extremities. Spine slightly sunned. Binding not tight. Browning to endpapers; The history of the underwater frontier. No date, circa 1930 ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 244 pages View more info

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THE INCREDIBLE VOYAGE A Personal Odyssey

By: Jones, Tristan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Sheed Andrews and McMeel: 1977

Order Number: 13769

ISBN: 0836207033

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear to boards. Wear & chipping to price clipped DJ ; Twice around the world in a six year period to attain the vertical sailing record of the world; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 391 pages View more info

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VOYAGES OF THE ROYAL VIKINGS

By: Keating, Bern

Price: $60.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Royal Viking Line: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9930

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Coffeetable book. INSCRIBED by the photographer Harvey Lloyd. In NF slipcase; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 190 pages View more info

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VOYAGES OF THE ROYAL VIKINGS

By: Keating, Bern

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Royal Viking Line: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9931

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small stamp and bookplate ; Coffeetable book. In NF slipcase; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 190 pages View more info

Image for HIDEAWAYS The World's Most Beautiful Hotels and Destinations

HIDEAWAYS The World's Most Beautiful Hotels and Destinations

By: Klocke, Thomas, Et Al

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bielefeld, Klocke Verlag: 2001

Order Number: 7077

ISBN: 3934170080

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


These really are the most beautiful resorts in the world, with sumptuous cuisine, unbelievable scenery, impeccable service, and lots of activities. What more could one ask? ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 239 pages View more info

Image for DEUTSCHE OZEAN-PASSAGIERSCHIFFE 1850 BIS 1895 German Passenger Liners 1850 Until 1895

DEUTSCHE OZEAN-PASSAGIERSCHIFFE 1850 BIS 1895 German Passenger Liners 1850 Until 1895

By: Kludas, Arnold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moers, Steiger-Verlag: 1983

Edition: Lizenzausgabe

Order Number: 17697

ISBN: 3921564646

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Bibliothek Der Schiffstypen; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 144 pages View more info

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HISTORY OF A HOUSE FLAG

By: Leigh-Bennett, E. P.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, Wm Ruys & Zonen:

Order Number: 7048

Condition: Very Good+


Binding not tight; A concise history of Dutch merchants of the sea. No date, circa 1940. Burlap-style boards with 'window' for title ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 40 pages View more info

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HISTORY OF A HOUSE FLAG

By: Leigh-Bennett, E. P.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, Wm Ruys & Zonen:

Order Number: 7050

Condition: Very Good+


Upper right hand corner of boards and pages slightly bumped ; A concise history of Dutch merchants of the sea. No date, circa 1940. Burlap-style boards with 'window' for title ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 40 pages View more info

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NAVAL SURGEON The Voyages of Dr. Edward H. Cree, Royal Navy, As Related in His Private Journals 1837-1856

By: Levien, Michael

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1982

Order Number: 16529

ISBN: 0525241213

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; Dr. Cree served as a surgeon in the British Navy from 1837-1869 and in the early part of his career served in many different ports of call including China, Russia, and was present during the final stages of the Crimean war. He kept a detailed journal, excerpts of which form the text of this book which are illustrated by 200 watercolors and line drawings by the author; Color Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 276 pages View more info

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PASSPORT TO ANYWHERE The Story of Lars-Eric Lindblad

By: Lindblad, Lars-Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13770

ISBN: 0812910680

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Notable places & people around the world, courtesy of the adventures of author Lindblad ; Color Photographs; 8vo; 305 pages View more info

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FINLAND-SYDAMERIKALINJEN 1926-1976

By: Lodenius, Erik

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Helsingfors, Nylands Tryckeri: 1976

Order Number: 17699

Condition: Very Good+


Former owner's name on front endpaper; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 86 pages View more info

Image for FJORDBATENES SAGA Rutetrafikken Pa Oslofjorden Fra Hjuldamper Til Pappabat

FJORDBATENES SAGA Rutetrafikken Pa Oslofjorden Fra Hjuldamper Til Pappabat

By: Lorentzen, Harald

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Oslo, Schibsteds Forlag:

Order Number: 17698

ISBN: 8251608724

Condition: Very Good+


Norvegian ships and routes; B&W Photographs; 8vo View more info

WESTERN OCEAN PACKETS

By: Lubbock, Basil

Price: $156.82

Publisher: Boston, Charles E. Lauriat Company: 1925

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 8816

Condition: Very Good+


Rebound with quarter dark red morocco. Marbled boards. Twenty-two various illustrations of ships; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 155 pages View more info

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EIMSKIP Fra Upphafi Til Nutima

By: Magnusson, Gudmundur

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Reykjavik, Hf. Eimskipafelag Islands: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9950

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In Icelandic. Profusely Illustrated with color and B&W photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 424 pages View more info

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THE ONLY WAY TO CROSS

By: Maxtone-Graham, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9921

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small stamp on front free endpaper; The golden era of the great Atlantic express liners - from the Mauretania to the France and the Queen Elizabeth 2 ; 8vo; 434 pages View more info

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THE ONLY WAY TO CROSS

By: Maxtone-Graham, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15634

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The golden era of the great Atlantic express liners - from the Mauretania to the France and the Queen Elizabeth 2. Dust jacket unfolds to show a chart of the principal liners crossing the Atlantic; 8vo; 434 pages View more info

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PRISCILLA OF FALL RIVER

By: McAdam, Roger Williams

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Stephen Daye Press: 1956

Order Number: 7010

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Creases and closed tears to DJ; For forty-three years the good ship Priscilla sailed Long Island Sound, delivering mail, passengers, and goodwill; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

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TRAWLER A Journey through the North Atlantic

By: O'Hanlon, Redmond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17677

ISBN: 1400042755

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Including a press photo of the author in action, distributed by the publisher. ; 8vo; 339 pages View more info

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ROADS OF ADVENTURE

By: Paine, Ralph D

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1922

Order Number: 5278

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Shelf wear and chipping to DJ. Slight discoloration and small open tears. Previous owner's name in front endpaper ; The world travels of Author Paine, commencing with his matriculation at Yale. Incredibly varied and noteworthy experiences await the reader in this part memoir, part travel journal, and part war correspondence; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 452 pages View more info

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CLIPPER SHIP PRINTS Including Other Merchant Sailing Ships

By: Peters, Fred. J.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Antique Bulletin Publishing Company: 1930

Order Number: 1187

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Minor rubbing to top and bottom spine. Former owner's name to front endpaper. Yellow DJ slightly soiled and with small open tear to top spine ; Library Edition. Profusely illustrated; 4to; 109 pages View more info

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TRAVEL AND COMMENT

By: Phelan, James D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A. M. Robertson: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7000

Condition: Very Good


Previous owners name and inscription in front endpaper. Yellowing from inserts in endpapers ; Former US senator Phelan takes a trip around the world and does not hesitiate to comment upon what he has seen, sometimes stridently; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 318 pages View more info

Image for SHIPBUILDING IN IRON AND STEEL A Practical Treatise, Giving Full Details of Construction, Processes of Manufacture, and Building Arrangements; with Results of Experiments on Iron and Steel, and on the Strength and Watertightness of Riveted Work

SHIPBUILDING IN IRON AND STEEL A Practical Treatise, Giving Full Details of Construction, Processes of Manufacture, and Building Arrangements; with Results of Experiments on Iron and Steel, and on the Strength and Watertightness of Riveted Work

By: Reed, E. J.

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1869

Order Number: 7110

Condition: Very Good


Boards with rubbing to corners. Small closed tears to outer hinge top spine. Light occasional foxing not affecting readability or illustrations; Including numerous sketches, tables, fold-outs and an index ; Ex-Library; 8vo; 540, 31 pages View more info

Image for FROM LAKE AND RIVER TO DISTANT OCEANS Brostroms 1865 1965

FROM LAKE AND RIVER TO DISTANT OCEANS Brostroms 1865 1965

By: Rinman, Ture, Attman, Artur & Fritz, Martin

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Gothenburg, Oscar Isacsons Tryckeri Ab: 1965

Order Number: 7093

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light shelf wear to DJ; Gift copy, with card laid in, of company publication commemmorating centenary of the founding of one of the world's largest shipping lines (as of 1965). Much detail and illustration with charts and a fold-out in the rear ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 148 pages View more info

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WHERE TO CRUISE

By: Robinson, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1984

Order Number: 1911

ISBN: 0393032949

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Former owner's name to fep; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 310 pages View more info