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Merchant Sail - Complete 6 Vol. Set

By Fairburn, William Armstrong

Center Lovell, ME: Fairburn Marine Educational Foundatiohn, Inc.. F/NF. 1945-1955. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. Fine condition, in publisher's brown kraft paper DJ with cutouts for title and volume. ; Original printing, not the reprinted version. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$1500.00

The Flight of the Least Petrel Lower California: a Cruise

By Bancroft, Griffing

New York, NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. VG/NONE. 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good, gift note and sticker to front free endpaper. ; Fold out map bound in at rear. Toy 1078. Voyage in converted fishing boat from San Diego to La Bomba (on Colorado River estuary) . Toy notes excellent descriptions of Baja California flora, fauna, etc. ; First (1932) ; Black cloth; 8vo; 403 p.; No DJ .

$30.00

The Tall Voyagers The Story of Barney Burnett

By Rankin, Claire

Los Angeles, CA: The Ward Ritchie Press. NF/VG+. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. NF in a VG+ DJ, minor edge wear only to DJ. DJ is price-clipped. ; Printed by Anderson, Ritchie and Simon. Designed by Ward Ritchie, drawings on title page and cover by Robert Weinstein, who also collected the photographs used as illustrations. Nice copy of an uncommon Ward Ritchie title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 p. .

$35.00

American Lloyd's Registry of American and Foreign Shipping

By Board Of American Lloyd's

New York, NY: E. & G. W. Blunt. 1865. Hardcover. VG, edges lightly rubbed, light foxing to a few pages; Ships, Barks, Brigs, Schooners & Steamers. Blue leather/gilt. Ships names, captains, building history. Important history; Half leather; Oblong 4to; 645 p.; No DJ .

$1500.00

American Lloyd's Registry of American and Foreign Shipping

By Board Of American Lloyd's

New York, NY: E. & G. W. Blunt. G/NONE. 1860. Hardcover. Good, edges lightly rubbed, light soil to a few pages. Front hinge cracked at top half, cover still firmly attached. Marbled endpapers. Rear cloth and one portion of leather binding damaged. ; Ships, Barks, Brigs, Schooners & Steamers. Blue leather/gilt. Ships names, captains, building history. Important history. Half blue leather over blue cloth covered boards. Gilt rules. All edges gilt. NO DJ; Half leather; Oblong 4to; 559 p.; No DJ .

$1500.00

Merchant Sail - Volume One Only

By Fairburn, William Armstrong

Center Lovell, ME: Fairburn Marine Educational Foundatiohn, Inc.. F/G. c1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine condition, in Good publisher's brown kraft paper DJ with wear at top cutout of DJ (title view cutout). ; Original printing, not the reprinted version. Contents sections include: 1. Early Days of Exploration, Discovery and Colonization, II. Britian Incites the Colonists to Revolt, III. The Amercan Merchant Marine During the War of the Revolution, IV. The Challenging and Difficult Period Between the Wars of the Revolution and of 1812 with Britain, V. The Barbary Pirates. Beautiful copy with no names or markings. Volume One only of Six Volume Set; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$250.00

Sail Ho! Wind Jammer Sketches Alow and Aloft

By Grant, Gordon

New York, NY: William Farquhar Payson. VG+/NONE. [1930]. First Edition. Hardcover. VG+, no names or markings; Great illustrations by Grant. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$100.00

Islands of blue water

By Robinson, Keith

London, England: Adlard Coles Limited. VG+/NONE. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 0229973639 . VG+, prior owner name and date to ffep. Light bump to corner of front board. ; Interesting account travel aboard a 41' cutter from the Caribbean islands to the Azores to the islands of the Mediterranean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 p. .

$15.00

Sailing and Small Craft Down the Ages

By Bloomster, Edgar L.

Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Insitute. NF/VG+. 1957. Hardcover. NF in a VG DJ with light edge wear. No markings or names. ; Drawings and text by Bloomster. Silhouette drawings of ships. Also an extensive dictionary of types of ships, histories of certain ships, etc. Great resource. Interesting section on sails and riggings. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 280 p. .

$25.00

Kon-Tiki Across the Pacific in a Raft

By Heyerdahl, Thor

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press. F/NONE. 1987. Hardcover. Fine condition. No names or markings. ; Red leather, four raised bands to spine edge, ribbon marker. Easton flyer laid in. ; 9 X 6.40 X 1.30 inches; 303 p. .

$65.00

Atlantic High

By Buckley, William F

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press. VG+/NONE. 1987. Hardcover. VG+, gilt edges somewhat dull. Silk ribbon marker foxed. No names, markings or bookplates, appears to be an unread copy ; Collectors notes for Leather Bound Nautical Library laid in. All edges gilt. Silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon marker. Three raised bands on spine. Full blue leather with gilt lettering and decorations to spine, and front and rear boards. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 p. .

$40.00

American Yacht Flags 1960 Club Burgees and Private Signals of the United  States and Canada
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American Yacht Flags 1960 Club Burgees and Private Signals of the United States and Canada

By [Lloyd's]

Lloyd's Register of American Yachts. VG/NONE. 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. VG, one page (divider page preceding section of 62 color plates of Burgees and Private Flags) creased, worn at bottom edge with small spot to that page. No names or markings. ; Index to Private Flags, Sixty two pages of color plates with burgees of Yacht Clubs And Private Flags of Yachtsmen ; 8vo .

$38.00

Sea Guide : Volume II Baja Covering the Waters of Baja California from San  Diego to Cabo San Lucas, to San Felipe, Including all the Offshore and  Oceanic Islands
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Sea Guide : Volume II Baja Covering the Waters of Baja California from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas, to San Felipe, Including all the Offshore and Oceanic Islands

By Lewis, Leland R

Newport Beach, CA: Sea Publications. NF/VG. 1974. Hardcover. 0884030067 . NF In VG DJ with light edge wear; Well illustrated with maps and photos. Inscribed (non-authorial inscription) to R. J. [Wagner]. ; A Sea nautical book; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 368 p. .

$48.00

Lloyd's Register Of American Yachts - 1937 A List of the Sailing and Power Yachts, Yacht Clubs and Yacht Owners of the United States and the Dominion of Canada

By [Lloyd's]

New York, NY: Lloyd's Register of Shipping. VG/NONE. 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. VG, minor edge wear, no names or markings. Front hinge slightly starting, still well attached. Endpapers are not cracked. ; Includes List of Yachts in the United States and Canada, National Flags in color, Burgees of Yacht Clubs, Private Signals of Yachtsmen (with index) , List of Yacht Clubs of the United States and Canada, List of Yacht Owners. Sixteen pages of advertising. All edges gilt. Nice copy and important part of nautical history. Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to front cover and spine edge. ; Blue cloth; Oblong 4to; 685 p.; No DJ .

$148.00

Sea sense;  Safety afloat in terms of sail, power, and multihull boat  design, construction rig, equipment, coping with emergencies, and boat  management in heavy weather
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Sea sense; Safety afloat in terms of sail, power, and multihull boat design, construction rig, equipment, coping with emergencies, and boat management in heavy weather

By Henderson, Richard

Camden, ME: International Marine Pub. Co. NF/NF. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 087742022x . NF in a NF DJ; Prior owner name to ffep. Prior owner signature (actor Robert J. Wagner) , dated April, 1973. ; 1 x 10 x 7.2 Inches; 307 p. .

$38.00

The United States Navy From The Revolution To Date

By Reynolds, Francis J

New York, NY: P. F. Collier & Son. G/NONE. (1916). Hardcover. Good, front cover somewhat scuffed, bottom board edges rubbed. Cloth backed boards; Two prior owner names ffep. Although the boards are a bit scuffed the interior is clean, tight and in fine condition. Uncommon. ; Oblong Folio .

$45.00

The cruise of the Petrel A story of 1812

By Hains, T. Jenkins

New York, NY: McClure Phillips & Co.. VG/NONE. 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good, minor edge wear only. Grey cloth; Nice copy, few small spots to front cover. The Petrel was a privateer of 1812, story of young man who sailed around Cape Horn and in the South Pacfic on the Petrel. Not in Toy. ; 1.1 x 7.5 x 5.2 Inches; 210 p. .

$36.00

Merchant Sail Volume VI Only Appendixes, Index of Vessels, General Index

By Fairburn, William Armstrong, Ed. by Ethel M. Ritchie

Center Lovell, ME: Fairburn Marine Educational Foundation, Inc.. 1945-1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original brown paper DJ that is in VG condition; Most sought after volume of Fairburn's work on merchant marine activities. Amazing resource. Albion p. 31. Not a facsimile reprint, this is the original printing; First; Blue cloth/gilt; 4to; Brown DJ .

$300.00

The Pageant of the Packets A Book of American Steamboating

By Eskew, Garnett Laidlaw

New York, NY: Henry Holt And Company, Inc.. 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. VG, bookplate to verso of frontis page; Includes list of sources consulted at rear. ; Stated First Ptg; Tan cloth; 8vo; 311 p.; No DJ .

$36.00

The Racing Schooner Westward

By Hamilton-Adams, C. P

London, England: Stanford Maritime. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. 0540071552 . VG+ in a VG DJ that is price-clipped, minor wear only; Toy 1642. Gift note ffep and small blind embossed strip with prior owner name. Prior owner was yachstman William Rhodes Hervey, Jr. ; First; Blue cloth; Oblong 4to; DJ .

$150.00

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