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image of The Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Deep Waterway to the Sea

The Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Deep Waterway to the Sea

by Ireland, Tom

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1934
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, bookworm hole along lower edge of first several leaves, jacket soiled and tattered with
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780781252140
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$15.00

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NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, bookworm hole along lower edge of . first several leaves, jacket soiled and tattered with cup ring on front . panel.. 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780781252140 . Black and white photos and illustrations. Orange cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 223 pages .
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In the Company of Dolphins

by Shaw, Irwin

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, jacket toned and chipped.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780575061781
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$12.00

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NY: Bernard Geis / Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, jacket toned and chipped.. 1964. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780575061781 . Blue paper quarter-bound in blue cloth. Illustrated endpaper map. The noted author's account of a sailing voyage around the Mediterranean. . ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154 pages .
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image of The Bluejackets' Manual, United States Navy, 10th Edition

The Bluejackets' Manual, United States Navy, 10th Edition

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1940
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, owner name on front pastedown endpaper.
Edition
Tenth Edition
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$20.00

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Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Institute. Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, owner name on front . pastedown endpaper.. 1940. Tenth Edition. Hardcover. Flexible blue cloth binding with gold stamped lettering on front boards and spine. Lots of photographs and illustrations. Several folding illustrations. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 784 pages .
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Portsmouth's Heyday in Shipbuilding

by Pickett, Gertrude M.

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
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$15.00

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Self-Counsel Press. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1979. Softcover. Black and white illustrations, index, bibliography, appendices. A history of shipbuilding in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 123 pages .
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Caledonian Steam Packet Company Ltd

by Deayton, Alistair

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good; Covers scuffed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780752423814
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$15.00

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Stroud, UK: Tempus Publishing. Very Good; Covers scuffed.. 2002. First Edition. Softcover. 0752423819 . Many historic photos, illustrations, maps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages .
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W. L. Wyllie: Marine Artist, 1851-1931

by Quarm, Roger; Wyllie, John

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9781871136012
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$25.00

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London: Chris Beetles. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. Hardcover. 1871136016 . Foreword by Sir Hugh Casson. List of exhibited works, bibliography and index. Many illustrations in color and black and white. Chronology of the life and work of the British artist most known for his paintings and drawings of maritime subjects. ; 4to … Read more
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In the Wake of the Wind-Ships: Notes, Records and Biographies Pertaining to the Square-Rigged Merchant Marine of British North America

by Wallace, Frederick William

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Published
1927
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and soiled, front hinge cracked, owner name on front pastedown endpaper, pages toned.
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NY: George Sully and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and soiled, front hinge cracked, owner name on front pastedown endpaper, pages toned.. 1927. Hardcover. xii, 282pp. Green cloth binding. Many photos and illustrations. Index.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Gus Harvey: The Boy Skipper of Cape Ann

by Smith, Captain Charlton Lyman

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, endpapers foxed.
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Boston: Marshall Jones Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, endpapers foxed.. 1920. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan cloth. xvii, 197pp. Nautical glossary. Frontispiece photograph of boy sailor. Introduction by B.B. Crowninshield. A fictional story of an old-time boy sailor of a wooden boat with sails, based out of Cape Ann, Massachusetts.; 8vo 8"… Read more
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Capturing Poseidon: Photographic Encounters with the Sea

by Finamore, Daniel

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780883891124
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$15.00

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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum. Very Good. 1998. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0883891123 . vii, 121 pages. Acknowledgments, black-and-white photographs, endnotes, index and selected bibliographies of maritime photographers. Peabody Essex Museum collection Volume 134. Documents the nautical activities of this part of New England with historical notes on the featured regional photographers. ; 4to … Read more
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Spring Tides

by Morison, Samuel Eliot

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Top edge toned, bookseller label on front free endpaper, one page creased, jacket rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
$10.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Top edge toned, bookseller label on front free endpaper, one page creased, jacket rubbed.. 1965. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Collection of stories about sailing and the sea. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Incredible Mysteries and Legends of the Sea

by Snow, Edgar Rowe

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; Third Printing
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$25.00

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NY: Dodd, Mead & Co. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.. 1967. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. xi, 266pp. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper with an additional sea serpent doodle. Snow's newspaper obituary laid in. Green cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .
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Down to the Sea: The Fishing Schooners of Gloucester

by Garland, Joseph E.

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Gift inscription on front free endpaper, jacket price-clipped and lightly tattered.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780879234706
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$15.00

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Boston: David R. Godine. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Gift inscription on front free . endpaper, jacket price-clipped and lightly tattered.. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. 0879234709 . xiv, 224pp, photos, illustrations. Map endpapers. Introduction by Sterling Hayden. History and legend about the Gloucester fishing crews and vessels that sailed the Atlantic from the 18th-20th centuries. ;… Read more
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The Wars in Barbary: Arab Piracy and the Birth of the United States Navy

by Chidsey, Donald Barr

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, jacket lightly rubbed.
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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NY: Crown Publishers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, jacket lightly rubbed.. 1971. First Edition. Bibliography, index, illustrations. Orange cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 165 pages .
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The Star Captains: Frigate Command in the Napoleonic Wars

by Wareham, Tom

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, spot on page tops.
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9781557508713
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$15.00

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Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, spot on page tops.. 2001. First American Edition. Hardcover. 1557508712 . Illustrations, notes on sources, bibliography, notes, index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .
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The Great Thames Disaster

by Thurston, Gavin

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Endpapers toned, edges foxed.
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd. Very Good with no dust jacket; Endpapers toned, edges foxed.. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Map endpapers, other illustrations. An account of the 1878 collision of the paddle steamer Princess Alice with the Bywell Castle on the Thames, resulting in a loss of 640 lives. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 173… Read more
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image of Models of American Sailing Ships:  A Handbook of the Ship Model Collection  in the Addison Gallery of American Art

Models of American Sailing Ships: A Handbook of the Ship Model Collection in the Addison Gallery of American Art

by Peabody, Robert E.

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Published
1961
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and sunned, spine foxed.
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Andover, MA: Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and sunned, spine foxed.. 1961. Hardcover. Illustrated blue cloth. Many illustrations and black and white photos. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 110 pages .
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image of Steamers, Schooners, Cutters and Sloops:  Marine Photographs of N. L.  Stebbins Taken 1884 to 1907

Steamers, Schooners, Cutters and Sloops: Marine Photographs of N. L. Stebbins Taken 1884 to 1907

by Bunting, W. H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and shelfworn.
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780395198957
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$14.00

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Boston: England Antiquities. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and shelfworn.. 1974. First Printing. Hardcover. 039519895X . Photos selected and annotated by Bunting. Black cloth spine with blindstamped blue cloth boards. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 126 pages .
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Belle of Louisville: Ohio River Steamboat

by Bates, Alan L.

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good; Covers rubbed, adhesive on spine darkened.
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$13.00

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Berkeley, CA: Howell-North Books. Very Good; Covers rubbed, adhesive on spine darkened.. 1965. Softcover. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Glossary, photos, illustrations. ; 152 pages; Signed by Author .
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Chicago Maritime: An Illustrated History

by Young, David M.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780875802824
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$20.00

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DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2001. First Printing. Hardcover. 9780875802824 . Black cloth. xii, 248 pages. Black and white photos and illustrations, tables, maps, notes, bibliography, and index. A definitive study of the area's maritime history with information on local canals, rivers, and industry. Looks like the author's signature… Read more
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Great Gales and Dire Disasters

by Snow, Edgar Rowe

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards scraped along top edge, jacket waterstained and missing section at heel of spine.
Edition
Later Printing
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$15.00

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NY: Dodd, Mead & Co. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards scraped along top edge, jacket waterstained and missing section at heel of spine.. 1952. Later Printing. Hardcover. Illustrated endpapers. x, 263pp. Signed by the author on the half-title. Many illustrations and photos. Author photo on rear jacket panel. Tales of shipwrecks, hurricanes, and other marine disasters.
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