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Three Sea Journals Of Stuart Times
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Three Sea Journals Of Stuart Times

By Ingram, Bruce S.

London: Constable, 1936. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Good. 8vo (10" x 6"). xxIx, 244pp.142/500 Brown cloth covers with wear to edges, corners with spine missing. PO book plate to paste-down endpaper with book seller's sticker (3/8 x 1") below. Text block tight and unmarked. Includes a fragment of a hand written unfavorable critique of the book.

$35.00

A Treatise on Marine and Naval Architecture or Theory and Practice Blended in Ship Building
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A Treatise on Marine and Naval Architecture or Theory and Practice Blended in Ship Building

By Griffiths, John W.

London: George Philip & Son, ND. New Edition. Hardcover. Good. 4to (12' x 91/2"). 199pp. Original green cloth with gilt titles to upper cover and spine. Tinted frontispiece, 2 tables, 45 plates with protective leaves. Unrestored, both covers detached, previous tape repair to front endpapers, text block tight and unmarked (excepting book seller's pencil notations bottom of title page and PO pencil notations to last page- plates 14-16).

$675.00

Progressive Ship Builder Volumes I & II
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Progressive Ship Builder Volumes I & II

By Griffiths, John W.

New York: John W. Griffiths, 1876. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 4to (11" x 8"). 256, 258pp. Vol. I 1/8" head/tail of spine missing, 3" x 3/4" gilt "Cylindroid" to upper cover, gilt 1875 to lower spine, corners bumped, shelf wear. Text block tight and unmarked (excepting pencil calculation page 254). Vol. II 1/8" head/tail of spine missing, gilt 1876 to lower spine, 4" tear to joint of upper cover, corners bumped, shelf wear. Photo copy of newspaper article on launching of Steamer Pawnee taped to paste-down endpaper, text block tight and unmarked.

$375.00

American Edition. The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor; or a Key to the Leading of Rigging, and to Practical Seamanship. By Darcy Lever Esq. with Additions by George W. Blunt
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American Edition. The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor; or a Key to the Leading of Rigging, and to Practical Seamanship. By Darcy Lever Esq. with Additions by George W. Blunt

By Lever, Darcy and Blunt, George W.

New York: E & G.W, Blunt, 1863. American Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 4to (11' x 9"). 2, i-viii, 136, i-xxiv. Repaired/rebound (1970's) in brown suede with new endpapers ( binder's sticker on paste-down endpaper) by Little Rock Library Bindery. Spine appears original. Corners bumped. Bookplate of previous owner Melbourne Smith on free endpaper. 1-2 & (i-iv - first set) have 1' x 3/4" burn mark to fore-edge 2" below head with older clear tape repair. Rest of text block tight, lightly age toned and unmarked. Folding plate and description page of "Queen Of The West" present between 124-125pp.

$475.00

Treatise on Marine and Naval Architecture or Theory and Practice Blended in Ship Building
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Treatise on Marine and Naval Architecture or Theory and Practice Blended in Ship Building

By Griffiths, John W.

New York: Published by author, 1850. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 4to (12" x 10"). 416pp. + (1)(binder's instructions with errata). Unrestored. Half bound with spine detached from text-block but joints holding, 1/4 lower cover board exposed, corners bumped. Free endpaper detached, possibly several missing leaves, frontispiece appears to be a facsimile, title page present. All plates and most tissue guards present with plate 26 incorrectly bound at 384 rather than 386. Sabin 28834.

$475.00