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Great Waters; an Atlantic passage
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Great Waters; an Atlantic passage

By Deborah Cramer

New York, New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 442 pages, blue and beige boards; b&w illustrations and maps. A very good, generally clean, hardcover American edition with minor shelf wear, slight exterior soiling; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, BUT with annotations to the dedication pages (notes on various other books). In a near fine lightly edge worn dust jacket, with the original price.

$8.50

SSN571: The Ice Diaries; the untold story of the USS NAUTILUS and the Cold War's most daring mission
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SSN571: The Ice Diaries; the untold story of the USS NAUTILUS and the Cold War's most daring mission

By Captain William R. Anderson, with Don Keith

Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xix + 360 pages, blue boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$7.75

Ship's Data 1: USS North Carolina (BB55)

By Arnold S. Lott and Robert F. Sumrall

Washington D.C: Leeward Publications, 1973. First Edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Oblong quarto, 8 1/4" tall x 10 1/2", wire saddle stitch, 30 pages with intertextual illustration; stiff printed wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover over all with minor shelf wear and little exterior soiling.

$9.50

Monitors of the U. S. Navy; 1861 - 1937

By E. M. Eller., et al Naval History Division, Navy Department

Washington D.C: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1969. First Edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, wire saddle stitch, 28 pages printed in blue ink with intertextual illustration; stiff printed wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover over all with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling.

$8.50

Fulton's 'Steam Battery'; Blockship and Catamaran; Paper 39, pages 137-176, from United States National Museum Bulletin 240: Contributions from the Museum of History and Technology

By Howard I. Chapelle

Washington D.C: Smithsonian Institution, 1964. First Edition. Pictorial Wraps. Very good. Quarto, 11" tall, pages 137-176, with intertextual illustration; stiff printed wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover over all with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling.

$9.50

Civil War Naval Ordnance

By E. M. Eller., et al Naval History Division, Navy Department

Washington D.C: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1969. First Edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, wire saddle stitch, 24 pages with intertextual illustration; stiff printed wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover over all with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling.

$8.50

The Battleship in the United States Navy

By E. M. Eller., et al Naval History Division, Navy Department

Washington D.C: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1970. First Edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, wire saddle stitch, 64 pages printed in blue ink with intertextual illustration; stiff printed wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover over all with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling.

$8.50

Evolution of Aircraft Carriers

By Scot MacDonald, et al; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations Department of the Navy

Washington D.C: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1964. First Edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, wire saddle stitch, 73 pages with intertextual illustration; stiff pictorial wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover over all with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling.

$12.50

The Lighthouse Stevensons

By Bella Bathurst

Cleveland, Ohio: Harper Collins (Harpercollins), 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 278 pages, with illustrations, blue and green boards. A near fine, clean, hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jackert with the original price present.

$9.50

A Life in Boats: the Years before the EWar

By Waldo Howland; J. Revell Carr (foreword)

Mystic, Connecticut: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/Without dust jacket. Quarto, 10", x + 307 pages, map endpapers, illustrated throughout, blue cloth; decorative blue cloth. A very good, clean hardcover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. Without dust jacket.

$41.71

American and the Sea: a Maritime History
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American and the Sea: a Maritime History

By Benjamin W. Labaree, William M. Fowler, Jr., Edward W. Sloan, John B. Hattendorf, Jeffrey J. Safford, and Andrew W. German

Mystic, Connecticut: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Near fine. Quarto, 12", x + 686 pages illustrated throughout, decorative blue cloth. A fine, clean hardcover edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine lightly worn dust jacket with two short edge tears. This is a large and heavy volume and will require additional postage.

$19.00

[Great] Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast

By Edward Rowe Snow; Jeremy D'Entremont (updated); William P. Quinn (foreword)

Boston, Massachusetts: Yankee Publishing Company, 2003. Original Wraps. Near fine. Originally published in 1943. Octavo, 9 " tall, 316 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat, soft cover with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white

$7.50

Questions and Answers for Deck Officers

By H. Norby

New York, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1944. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. A good and useful copy. Octavo, 7 1/4" tall, xi +422 pages, blue cloth. A good, clean, neat original hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear, fore-corner tips and spine cloth rubbed, cloth bleached by foxing, spine canted; hinges and bindingsolid, paper lightly yellowed with light foxing to the endpapers and the previous owner's name penned on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Between Wind and Water; a book about the Coast of Maine

By Gerald Warner Brace

New York, New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 219 pages; with author's black and white illustrations, blue cloth. A very good (minus), neat hardcover with light shelf wear but some color fading to the cloth at the margins and light foxing to the fore-edges; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a good+, clean, lightly edgeworn dust jacket with wear at the fore-tips, light foxing to rear panel, and with the price clipped.

$9.50

All Fishermen Are Liars: true tales from the Dry Dock Bar [signed by the author]
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All Fishermen Are Liars: true tales from the Dry Dock Bar [signed by the author]

By Linda Greenlaw

New York, New York: Hyperion Books, 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. Signed by the author on the title page. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 228 pages, blue boards. A fine, clean neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with an edge tear and with the original price.

$9.50

Famous Lighthouses New England

By Edward Rowe Snow

Boston, Massachusetts: Yankee Publishing Company, 1945. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 457 pages, illustrated endpapersgilt titles on purple cloth. A very good, clean, neat, hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear overall; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with light foxing started at the endpapers and fore-edges. In a good, edge worn dust jacket, with chipping at the fold edges, and with original price.

$12.50

STEAMBOATS : A History of the Early Adventure

By Ralph Ward

Caldwell, Idaho: Bobbs-Merrill, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. An ex-library volume with markings to the endpapers and title page. Oblong octavo, 7 34" tall x 9 1/4", 144 pages, blue cloth. A near fine (except for the library markings) , clean, sturdy first edition, with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with light wear at the extremities, and a small stain at the backstrip.

$9.50

The Glory of Sail

By Frank and Keith Beken; Foreword by Bill Smart

New York, New York: John de Graff, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Quarto, 11" tall, 183 pages with black and white intertextual illustration throughout, blue boards. A very good, clean sturdy hardcover first American edition with moderate shelf wear and rubbing to the fore-corners and spine edges; hinges and binding solid, paper slightly yellowed with light foxing at the endpapers and fore-edges and a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket, with price clipped

$12.50

The America's Cup 1987; The Official Record (published with the cooperation of the Royal Perth Yacht Club)

By Bob Fisher and Bob Ross; introduction by John Bertrand

New York, New York: Aurum Press-A Pier House Press Book, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. Quarto, 12 1/4" tall, 256 pages with color photographic illustration throughout, blue boards. A near fine, clean, neat, hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear. slight exterior soiling; hinges and binding tight. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket, with original price. This a a large and heavy book which will require additional postage over and abve the automatic rate.

$9.50

Challenge '77 (1977); Newport and the America's Cup

By Ted Jones

New York, New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Quarto, 11 1/4" tall, 266 pages, map endpapers, blue quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat, hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear. slight exterior soiling; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with a previous owner's name penned on the half title page. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket, with sever edge tears, and with original price.

$9.50

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