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In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
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In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

By Philbrick, Nathaniel

New York: Viking, 2000. Very Good/Very Good minus DJ. 8vo = over 9". Blue boards with black backstrip and silver lettering on spine. Light bumping at the edges, corners, and spine. Light staining around the page block and a couple small spots on the front endpapers. Creased corners at the bottom of some pages. Tight binding, clean pages, and clear text. Dust jacket has some light wear around the edges and corners and light scratches on the covers. A few light stains on the inside of the DJ. Glossy-finish.

$3.00

Around The World On The QE2
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Around The World On The QE2

By Montapret, Alfred Armand et al Montapret, William

New York: Prentice-Hall, 1981. Very Good +/Very Good minus DJ. 8vo = over 9". Blue hardcover with blue backstrip and gold lettering. Clean interior and exterior. Binding is strong and tight. DJ is clean, crisp, and glossy with only a few minor tears that do not affect the text, and the DJ is price-clipped. Triple color foldout of QE2 -Veritcal City & Key

$10.00

Of Whales and Men
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Of Whales and Men

By Robertson, R. B.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1954. Very Good +/No DJ. 12mo = 7-9". Green hardcover with gold lettering on spine. Deckled edge leaves, tight and strong binding, clean interior and exterior. Black and white illustrations.

$5.00

Sea Terms Come Ashore
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Sea Terms Come Ashore

By Chase, George Davis

Orono, ME: University Press, 1942. First Edition. Very Good +/No DJ. 12mo = 7-9". The Maine Bulletin Vol. XLIV. No 8. February 20, 1942. University Of Maine Studies. Seconed Series, No. 56. Paperback in good condition with light wear and soiling. The staple binding is good, pages are uniformily tanned.

$15.00

A Whaling Voylage in the Pacific Ocean and its Incidents
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A Whaling Voylage in the Pacific Ocean and its Incidents

By Dodge, George A., Kenneth R. Martin, Editor

Faifield, WA: Ye Galleon Press, 1981. First Edition. Very Good +/No DJ. 16mo = 6-7". "Of this booklet 500 copies were printed. This is Copy Number 3" Includes an introduction, narrative taken from ship logs, Notes at the end and an index.

$15.00

The Bermuda Triangle
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The Bermuda Triangle

By Berlitz, Charles

New York: Avon, 1975. Near Fine/No DJ. 32mo = 4-5". First Printing Mass Market Paperback. Clean, crisp copy with no creases or marks. Binding is tight, center filled with b/w photos, maps, charts and drawings. Cloud color glossy covers with red edging at text block. Pages are slightly tanned with age. "The most incredible saga of unexplained dissapperances ever written" Kirkus Reviews.

$12.00

Limbo of the Lost

By Spencer, John Wallace

New York: Bantam, 1973. Near Fine/No DJ. 32mo = 4-5". 9th printing Mass Market Paperback. "More than a thousand people...over a hundred ships and planes... swallowed up into the sea without a trace:" Clean bright text with 16 pages of illustrations. Small creases on glossy covers.

$4.00

The RA Expeditions

By Heyerdahl, Thor

New York: Signet, 1972. Near Fine/No DJ. 32mo = 4-5". First Printing Mass market paperback. No spine crease, solid tight binding, clean bright pages. Over a hundred color photos help document the journey of a reed ship sailing from Egypt across the Atlantic to the new world.

$25.00

A Seafaring Legacy: The Photographs, Diaries, Letters and Memorabilia of a Maine Sea Captain…

By FreeHand, Julianna

New York: Random House, 1981. First Edition. Very Good +/Very Good+ DJ. 12mo = 7-9". Continued title: and His Wife 1859-1908. Red/brown hardcover with darker red/brown backstrip, gold lettering on spine. Very clean, tight and strong binding. Dustjacket is protective mylar cover, clean, crisp.

$7.00

The Use of Radar At Sea
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The Use of Radar At Sea

By Wylie, Captain F. J., Editor

Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1982. Very Good minus/Good DJ. 8vo = over 9". Navy blue cloth over hard covers. Bumping on corners and spine with slight fading along top edge. Very clean with tight binding. Many diagrams and illustrations. Note on front end paper from former owner

$20.00

The Only Way To Cross
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The Only Way To Cross

By Maxtone-Graham, John

New York: Macmillan, 1972. Very Good minus/Very Good minus DJ. 8vo = over 9". Fourth Printing Blue linen over hard covers with blue printing on white spine. Slight bumping on corners and edges Map of the steamer routes on the North Atlantic on end papers. Ex Libris on front end paper. Many b/w photos throughout text. DJ has some wearing on front and back. Price clipped.

$12.00

Manual of Seamanship for the Officer of the Deck

By Hourigan, P.W., Lieutenant, U.S. Navy

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1980. Near Fine/Very Good++ DJ. 16mo = 6-7". Reprint of the 1903 original edition. Near fine copy is bright and tight, DJ has the slightest touch of edgwear.

$25.00

The Blue Book of Facts of Marine Engineering

By Glass, E. R., Editor

Baltimore, MD: Ocean Pubishing Co, 1944. Very Good minus/No DJ. 16mo = 6-7". Blue cloth over hard covers with gold lettering on front cover. Bumping and wearing on corners and spine. Very clean with tight binding. Many b/w illustrations/diagrams accompany explanations. Former owner's name stamp on bottom and top edges.

$10.00

The Living Sea

By Cousteau, Captain J.Y., with James Dugan

New York: Harper and Row, 1963. Book Club Edition. Very Good/Very Good minus DJ. 8vo = over 9". Beige cloth hard covers. BOMC. Pages lightly browned, clean inside and out, binding strong. Many photos in color and b&w. Dustjacket shows a little edge wear and a few small edge tears, back cover browned and rubbed.

$5.00

The Cruiser's Manual: A Complete Handbook of Yacht Cruising Under Sail and Power

By Lane, Carl D.

New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1970. Very Good minus/No DJ. 12mo = 7-9". Hardcover. Covers have rubbing and wear marks, binding strong, pages lightly browned but clean. With illustrations by the author.

$5.00

Among Our Sailors

By Jewell, J. Grey, M.D.

New York: Harpers, 1874. First Edition. Very Good +/No DJ. 12mo = 7-9". Green cloth over hard covers. Gold printing on spine and gold stamped picture of sailors on front cover. First edition. An appendix containing extracts from the laws and consular regulations governing the United States Merchant Service. Bumping on corners with wearing along edges. Staining on front cover. Writing on front end papers. Very clean.

$30.00

The Lusitania

By Simpson, Colin

Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1972. Very Good +/Good+ DJ. 8vo = over 9". Book of the Month Club edition. Red paper boards with blue cloth binding- backstrip is faded slightly, but text is clean and bright overall. DJ is complete, but is fairly worn, with some scuffing, tears, and discoloration, as well as a large crease running the length of the back cover. B+W photo plates.

$3.00

Marine Chartwork and Navaids

By Moore, D. A.

London: Kandy Publications Limited, 1983. Very Good -/Very Good DJ. 12mo = 7-9". Red cloth over hard covers with gold lettering on spine. Bumping on edges with wear signs on spine. Many illustrations and two detached maps. Rippling on bottom edge of front end paper and title page. Thick plastic covers the DJ. Black printing on top page edges. Very clean.

$4.00

Captain Nash DeCost and The Liverpool Packets

By Sawtell, Clement Cleveland

Mystic, Connecticut: The Marine Historical Association, 1955. Very Good +. 8vo = over 9". No. 28, April 1955. Green paper covers, faded around edges. A couple of light creases at corners. Pages very clean and bright. Story of the ship commander with a number of photo plates including of a portrait of the captain. Includes appendix of log of York in 1827. Mystic Seaport history.

$5.00

The Wreck of the Steamer San Francisco

By Marine Historical Association

Mystic, CT: Marine Historical Association, 1954. Very Good +. 8vo = over 9". "The Loss of the Steamship During the great Atlantic Hurricane of December, 1853 - Being an account of the Wreck in Mid-Ocean of the New Steamship compiled from contemporary sources by Edouard A. Stackpole, Curator, Marine Historical Association and the Narrative of Miss Lucia Eaton, a Survivor, as taken From the Original Manuscript Now in the Vault of the Library at Mystic Seaport." Printed in December, 1954. Blue cardboard covers, stapled binding. Frontispiece Currier print of the shipwreck. Very clean inside and out. A little fading around cover edges, faint crease in bottom front corner, a little wear of bottom spine corner.

$15.00

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