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cover of U. S. Cruisers: An Illustrated Design History

U. S. Cruisers: An Illustrated Design History

by Friedman, Norman

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1984)
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9780870217180
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$85.00

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Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. (1984). Third Printing. Hardcover. 0870217186 . Book is as new. No ownership or other markings. Binding sound, cover clean, corners sharp. DJ has just a trace of wear which is barely noticible. DJ now in Brodart mylar sleeve. ; BW photographs, maps, drawings; 9.1… Read more
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cover of The Arming and Fitting of English Ships of War, 1600-1815

The Arming and Fitting of English Ships of War, 1600-1815

by Lavery, Brian

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1987)
Condition
Fine+ in Very Good- dust jacket
ISBN
9780851774510
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$95.00

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London: Conway Maritime Press. Fine+ in Very Good- dust jacket. (1987). Hardcover. 0851774512 . As new book in very good DJ. DJ is unclipped and has chip from bottom edge of front and a 1/4 inch tear in the top edge. Now in Brodart archival sleeve. Not a remainder. No ownership or other marks.… Read more
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cover of The Colonial Merchantman Susan Constant, 1605

The Colonial Merchantman Susan Constant, 1605

by Lavery, Brian

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1989)
Condition
Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
ISBN
9780870215834
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$38.00

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Annapolis, Maryland: US Naval Institute Press. Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. (1989). Hardcover. 0870215833 . Book and DJ as new. No ownership or other markings. Not a remainder. ; Anatomy Of The Ship; 10.2 X 10.0 X 0.6 inches; 120 pages .
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cover of The Imperial War Museum Book of the War At Sea: The Royal Navy in the  Second World War

The Imperial War Museum Book of the War At Sea: The Royal Navy in the Second World War

by Thompson, Julian

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1996)
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780760302637
Item Price
$25.00

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Osceola, WI: Motorbooks International. Fine in Fine dust jacket. (1996). Hardcover. 0760302634 . Fine in Fine unclipped DJ (price in dollars). DJ is clean without tears or creases. Now in Brodart (c) cover. Binding sound, tight, and straight. No ownership or other marks. Appears to be brand new. ; Color and BW … Read more
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cover of The Royal Navy: An Illustrated History

The Royal Navy: An Illustrated History

by Watts, Anthony J.

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1994)
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781557507303
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$15.00

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Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. (1994). First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1557507309 . Book and DJ as new. DJ in Brodart archival sleeve. Not a remainder. There is a small price sticker on front DJ flap and a bookstore inventory label on back DJ panel. ; 10.0 X 7.7 X 0.9 inches; 256 pages… Read more
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cover of Naval History: Volume 7, 1993 Numbers 1-4

Naval History: Volume 7, 1993 Numbers 1-4

by Schultz, Fred L & Paul Stillwell

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
1994
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9781557506085
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$18.00

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Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1994. Hardcover. 1557506086 . Book and DJ as new. All four quarterly issues of Volume 7, 1993 bound into one. No ownership or other marks. ; 11.1 X 8.5 X 0.8 inches; 256 pages .
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cover of Old Ironsides

Old Ironsides

by Gillmer, Thomas C.

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1997)
Condition
Fine+
ISBN
9780070245648
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$18.00

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Camden, Maine: International Marine. Fine+. (1997). Trade paperback. 0070245649 . Appears to be brand new book. No ownership or other marks. Not a remainder. ; 9.1 X 7.4 X 0.6 inches; 239 pages .
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cover of The Great War At Sea, 1914-1918

The Great War At Sea, 1914-1918

by Hough, Richard

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
1983
Condition
Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780192158710
Item Price
$32.00

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Oxford - New York: Oxford University Press. Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0192158716 . Book and unclipped DJ appear to be brand new. DJ is clean without tears or creases and is in Brodart sleeve. Blue cloth cover clean and unworn. Corners sharp. Binding is sound and square.… Read more
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cover of Uss Constellation: From Frigate to Sloop of War

Uss Constellation: From Frigate to Sloop of War

by Footner, Geoffrey M.

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(2002)
Condition
Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781557502841
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$35.00

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Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. (2002). First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1557502846 . Book and DJ as new. Appears to be new. Not a remainder. No ownership or other marks. Binding square, tight. Corners sharp. DJ now in mylar. A pristine first edition. ; 9.8… Read more
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cover of Typee: A Romance of the High Seas

Typee: A Romance of the High Seas

by Melville, Herman

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1982)
Condition
Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
Item Price
$30.00

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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press. Fine. (1982). Collector's Edition. Leather Bound. Book is as new other than publisher's "Masterpieces of American Literature" bookplate with previous owner's signature neatly placed on first blank page. Full black leather with gilt decoration on both covers and spine. Moire pattern endcloths. Two raised spine bands. All edges gilt. Bookmark sewn in.… Read more
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cover of The Far Side of the World

The Far Side of the World

by O'Brian, Patrick

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1992)
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Norton Paperback Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780393324761
Item Price
$8.00

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New York: W W Norton & Co Inc. Near Fine. (1992). 1st Norton Paperback Edition; First Printing. Paperback. 0393324761 . Book is as new other than initials and date in upper corner first blank page. No other markings. Book not damaged, not a remainder. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 366 pages .… Read more
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cover of The Sea-Wolf -- The Easton Press 100 Greatest Books Ever Written --  Leather Bound The Sea-Wolf

The Sea-Wolf -- The Easton Press 100 Greatest Books Ever Written -- Leather Bound The Sea-Wolf

by London, Jack & Fletcher Martin & Edmund Gilligan

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1979)
Condition
Near Fine
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$95.00

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Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press. Near Fine. (1979). Leather Bound. Book is as new other than Easton Press bookplate with prev. owner's name attached on verso of ffep. Book is otherwise perfect. No signs of use or wear. Full Red leather with gilt decoration on both boards and spine. Five raised spine bands. All edges… Read more
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cover of Raising the Hunley:  The Remarkable History and Recovery of the Lost  Confederate Submarine

Raising the Hunley: The Remarkable History and Recovery of the Lost Confederate Submarine

by Hicks, Brian & Schuyler Kropf

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(2002)
Condition
Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition
Fifth Printing
ISBN
9780345447715
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$25.00

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New York: Ballantine Books. Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. (2002). Fifth Printing. Hardcover. 0345447719 . Book and unclipped DJ as new. Incribed and signed by both authors and dated, Charleston, April 2004. No ownership or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Signed by All Authors .
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Storms and Shipwrecks of New England

by Snow, Edward Rowe & Jeremy D'Entremont & William Quinn

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(2005)
Condition
Fine+
ISBN
9781933212210
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$10.00

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Beverley, Massachussetts: Commonwealth Editions. Fine+. (2005). Trade paperbook. 1933212217 . As new book. No ownership or other marks. Binding sound, Cover bright and clean without wear. Not a remainder. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages .
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Hudson's Merchants and Whalers: The Rise and Fall of a River Port, 1783-1850

by Schram, Margaret B.

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(2004)
Condition
Fine+
Edition
First Paperback Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781883789398
Item Price
$45.00

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Hensonville, NY: Black Dome Press. Fine+. (2004). First Paperback Edition; First Printing. Trade Paperback. 1883789397 . Book is As New. No wear, no ownership or other marks. Binding sound and straight. ; BW photographs, drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages .
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The Logbook of the Captain's Clerk

by Sewall, John S.

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First thus
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$8.00

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Chicago: R. R. Donnelley & Sons, Lakeside Press. Fine. 1995. First thus. Hardcover. Book is as new. No DJ as issued. Dark brown cloth with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Published as a Christmas gift to employees of the publisher. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 291 pages .
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Two Years Before the Mast and Twenty-Four Years After (Volume 23 only of 51 volumes)

by Dana, R. H. Jr. & Charles W. Eliot (editor)

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1909)
Condition
Good
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$8.00

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New York: P F Collier & Son Company. Good. (1909). Hardcover. Full dark green faux leather cover has a top front corner bump. Head and tail of spine are have edge wear. Wrinkling near the top of the spine however gilt lettering and decoration is clear. Publisher's name on the spine is slightly worn but… Read more
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Liners: The Golden Age/Die Grobe Zeit Der Ozeanriesen/L'Age D'Or Des Paquebots

by Fox, Robert

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(2008)
Condition
Fine+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
ISBN
9780841602809
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$35.00

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Langenscheidt Publishing Group (Konemann). Fine+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. (2008). Hardcover. 0841602808 . Book is as new, DJ has light wear upper rear edge. No remainder mark. Photographs by Getty Images. ; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 352 pages .
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Destroyers, Frigates and Corvettes

by Jackson, Robert

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(2001)
Condition
Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9781840133172
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$8.00

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Kent, UK: Grange Books. Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. (2001). Second Printing. Hardcover. 1840133171 . Book and DJ as new. Not a remainder ; 1.34 x 6.38 x 5.2 Inches; 320 pages .
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cover of White-Jacket:  or the World in a Man-Of-War

White-Jacket: or the World in a Man-Of-War

by Melville, Herman & Stanton Garner (introduction)

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James F. Balsley, Bookseller
Published
(1988)
Condition
New
ISBN
9780870217883
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$25.00

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Annapolis: US Naval Institute Press. New. (1988). Hardcover. 0870217887 . New book, not a remainder. No DJ as issued.; Classics of Naval Literature; 1.75 x 8.5 x 5.86 Inches; 452 pages .
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