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cover of Britain's Glory: Or, Ship-Building Unvail'd. Being a General Director, for Building and Compleating the Said Machines

Britain's Glory: Or, Ship-Building Unvail'd. Being a General Director, for Building and Compleating the Said Machines

by Sutherland William

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Published
1717
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Near Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Printed for Tho Norris [ and Others ], 1717. Book measures 34x23.cm. In two parts, xxvi, 134,[4],286pp, 3 virtually full page engraved pages,, 6 folding plates, many diagrams, engraved frontis. Bound in modern full panelled leather, raised bands, blind stamped tooling, leather title label. Binding in fine condition. Internally, frontispiece trimmed, with loss on edges, some other tears/loss, frontis… Read more
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cover of A Treatise on Marine Architecture, Containing the Theory and Practice of Shipbuilding, with Rules for the Proportions of Masts, Rigging, Weight of Anchors

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Edinburgh: Printed for the Author, 1830. Without the elephant portfolio of plates. Books measures 30.5x25.cm. Collation, viii, 401pp, 4pp index, 8 full page plates. Bound in period half calf, calf corners, marble boards, flat gilt bands, title lettering. At some time the original spine has been relaid. Calf rubbed, some minor abrasion wear. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally,… Read more
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cover of Directions for Laying Off Ships on the Mould-Loft Floor. With Some Instructions for Drawing Ships in Perspective

Directions for Laying Off Ships on the Mould-Loft Floor. With Some Instructions for Drawing Ships in Perspective

by Fincham John

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Published
1859
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Near Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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London: Whittaker & Co, 1859. Book measures 26x16.5.cm. Collation, xii, 112pp. Bound in original publishers cloth, with blind stamped lines, gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, short split on hinge joints. Generally binding in good cleam condition. Internally, light spotting, mainly to the first few pages. Pages in good clean condition. A nice copy.. Third Edition. Cloth. Near Very Good. 8vo.… Read more
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cover of L'Art des armées navales, ou traité des évolutions navales. [together with:] Théorie de la Construction des vaisseaux, qui contient plusieurs traitez de mathématique. [ Sir Maurice Denny. John Weir  copy ]

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A Lyon : Chez Anissson, & Posuel , 1697. Two gift inscriptions. '' Centenary gift to Mess'' William Denny & Brothers Ltd Shipbuilders, Leven ship yard, Dunbarton, for their esteemed and distinquished Chairman Sir Maurice E. Denny , BL. CBE. BSc. From John Weir ex Dunbarton and Blackwell yard London [ opened 1612 ] December 28th, 1944. '' Book… Read more
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cover of A Treatise on Naval Tactics By P. Paul Hoste. Translated By Captain J. D. Boswall RN. FRSE.

A Treatise on Naval Tactics By P. Paul Hoste. Translated By Captain J. D. Boswall RN. FRSE.

by Hoste P. Paul

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Published
1834
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Near Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$472.50

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Edinburgh: Bell and Bradfute , 1834. Book measures 29.5x23.cm. Collation, xxv, 178pp, 1pp errata, 52 plates, plus engraved title. Bound in original publishers woven cloth, gilt stamped title label, and lettering. At some time the volume has been rebacked, retaining the original spine. Cloth rubbed, some wear on edges. Generally binding in good firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, some… Read more
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cover of Encyclopedie Methodique Marine [ 4 Volumes. Complete with Atlas ]

Encyclopedie Methodique Marine [ 4 Volumes. Complete with Atlas ]

by Diderot Denis, Alembert M. [ and Others ]

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Published
1783
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Very Good
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Paris: A Paris A Lie`ge : chez Panckoucke. chez Plomteux, 1783. Complete in 4 volumes. Text volumes measure 26x20.5.cm. Atlas 28x22.5.cm. Collation, xii, folding chart, 712pp, 784pp, 978pp, 4pp avertissement, 175 plates, of which 93 are double page or folding, each volume has the half title. Printed dates. 1783, 1786, 1787. Text volumes bound in full period calf, raised bands,… Read more
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cover of A Treatise on Ship-Building, with Explanations and Demonstrations Respecting the Architectura Navalis Mercatoria

A Treatise on Ship-Building, with Explanations and Demonstrations Respecting the Architectura Navalis Mercatoria

by Chapman Frederick Henry De

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1820
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Cambridge: Printed by J. Smith. Sold By Deighton & Sons , 1820. Book measures 28x23.cm. xv,[1],308pp, 2 folding tables, 23 plates, of which 14 are folding. Bound in half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt lines and lettering, top coloured edge, marble endpapers. Calf light rubbed, some minor abrasion wear. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, previous… Read more
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cover of A Naval Lieutenant 1914-1918

A Naval Lieutenant 1914-1918

by ETIENNE. [ Stephen Richard King-Hall ].

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Published
1919
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Near Very Good
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London: Methuen & Co, 1919. Book measures 19.5x13.5.cm. xiv, 260pp, 31,[1]pp catalogue, 16 illustrations, 7 plans, including one large folding. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering, and gilt anchor. Cloth very lightly rubbed, private library number on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, private library stamp on free endpaper. Pages in very good clean condition.… Read more
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cover of The Royal Naval Anti Aircraft Lodge No 3790. 1917-1967 a Short History of the Lodge By J. L. T. Jackson, P. A. G. Swd. Br

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London: Printed by M. O. S. Ltd , 1967. Book measures 22x14.5.cm. 46pp, illustrated frontis. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering, gilt crest. Cloth lightly rubbed, minor wear on edges. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice clean copy. . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.
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cover of Bulwark of empire: Bermuda's Fortified Naval base 1860-1920

Bulwark of empire: Bermuda's Fortified Naval base 1860-1920

by Willock Roger

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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Bermuda: Bermuda Maritime Meseum Press , 1988. Book measures 24x16.cm. xxx,159pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice clean copy. . Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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cover of Sixty Five Plates of Shipping and Craft Drawn and Etched by E.W.Cooke. [ with 65 Plates ]

Sixty Five Plates of Shipping and Craft Drawn and Etched by E.W.Cooke. [ with 65 Plates ]

by Cooke E. W.

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1829
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Near Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$819.00

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London, 1829. Book measures 31x26.cm. Complete with 65 plates, index showing only 50 listed plates?. Bound in period embossed cloth, with gilt ship on top board,coloured endpapers, full gilt edges.. At some time the book has been rebacked, retaining part of the original spine. Cloth rubbed on corners of boards, with some loss. Generally a good clean firm binding.… Read more
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cover of Newspaper Lord Nelson 1806.1807

Newspaper Lord Nelson 1806.1807

by Newspaper

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Published
1806
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Near Very Good
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Northampton: T. Dicey & W. Sutton, 1806. The Northampton Mercury 1806. 1807. 2 years, 103 issues, lacking issue for August 30th, 1806. Each issue has 4 pages. Book measures 53x37.cm. Bound in half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, gilt lettering. Calf scuffed, worn, with loss on edges. Generally a good binding. Internally, article cut-away from a few pages, a… Read more
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cover of An Introduction to Direction Finding and Navigation

An Introduction to Direction Finding and Navigation

by Bell L. Bainbridge

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Published
1922
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Very Good Plus
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Tunbridge Wells : The Courier Printing and Publishing Co. Ltd , 1922. Book measures 22x15.cm. 58pp, diagrams, large folding linen backed map. Bound in original publishers cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, bumped on corners. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. . Cloth. Very Good Plus. 8vo.
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cover of The cursory sketch of the state of the naval, military and civil establishment, legislative, judicial, and domestic oeconomy of this kingdom, during the fourteenth century : with a particular account of the campaign of King Edward the third, in Normandy

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London: Printed for the Author, 1791. Volume one, all published. Book measures 11 x 9 inches. Collation, xxxvi,381pp, [ i. e. 386pp ]27pp index. Recent paper backed period marble boards, paper title label. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, light staining to margin of last 10 page of index. Pages in good clean condition. A nice clean solid copy.… Read more
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cover of Observations on the Diseases of Seamen

Observations on the Diseases of Seamen

by Blane Gilbert

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1799
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Edition with Corrections and Addit
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$945.00

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London: printed for Murray and Highley, 1799. Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xxvi,[4],[1pp ] errata, [1] blank, 626pp,16pp index, 2pp booklist, 3 folding tables.Bound in full leather. Spine rebacked retaining the original tree calf boards, original title label. Boards rubbed, with some loss on corners, some loss of pattern. Binding in very good clean firm condition.… Read more
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cover of The effect of the nitrous vapour, in preventing and destroying contagion: ascertained, from a variety of trials, made chiefly by surgeons of His Majesty's Navy, in prisons, hospitals, and on board of ships

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London: J. Johnson, 1799. Book measures 9 x 5 3/4 inches. Collation, xvi,234pp, 1 folding table, half title. Bound in linen/cloth? backed boards. At some time, [ not recently ] the binding has been rebacked, retaining the period boards. Boards are rubbed and worn on edges. Generally the binding is in good firm condition. Internally, top edge of title page… Read more
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cover of Power and the Glory: Sculptures of the Warship "Wasa"

Power and the Glory: Sculptures of the Warship "Wasa"

by Soop Hans

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George Jeffery Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9789174021684
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$50.40

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Stockholm: Kungl. Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien , 1986. Book measures 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches. 270 pages, illustrated, folding plate. Bound in original publishers cloth. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket age darkened on edges. Jacket in good condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice clean copy. . Very Good/Near Very Good. Quarto.
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