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American Practical Navigator: An Epitome of Navigation and Nautical Astronomy

By Bowditch, Nathaniel

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1918. Hardcover. Good. Large 8vo. 949 pages. Hardcover in tan cloth. Binding is spotted, worn. Bumping at headcap/foot of spine, which is quite toned and has scuffs. Grease-like stain on upper left corner of rear cover. Rear gutter is cracked, cords show. Prior owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Light toning at edges of text.

$17.50

America Spreads Her Sails: U.S. Seapower in the 19th Century

By Barrow, Clayton R.

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo. 241 pages, indexed. Hardcover in colour illustrated dust jacket. DJ has wrinkling at upper edge, there are tears and chipping at the headcap, causing a flap to the corner of the rear cover. Some wrinkling /chipping at the foot. Text is clean and sound.

$8.00

Sir Francis Drake and the Famous Voyage, 1577-1580: Essays Commemorating the Quadricentennial of Drakes Circumnavigation of the Earth (Contributions ... for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 11)

By Thrower, Norman J. W.

Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 1984. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. 214 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a black and tan pictorial dust jacket. Moderate wear to the jacket; the front inner flap is creased. Book is sound and clean.

$20.00

Cape Hatteras America's Lighthouse: Guardian of the Graveyard of the Atlantic
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Cape Hatteras America's Lighthouse: Guardian of the Graveyard of the Atlantic

By Bruce Roberts; Cheryl Shelton-Roberts; Thomas Yocum

Nashville, Tennessee: Cumberland House Publishing, 1999. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 124 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a blue pictorial dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy. SIGNED on the title page by Bruce Roberts and Cheryl Shelton-Roberts. Illustrated throughout.

$22.50

Historical Geography of the North Carolina Outer Banks

By Dunbar, Gary S.

Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1958. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 234 pages. Soft cover bound in blue wrappers with a white paper label on the front cover. Moderate wear to the binding. The spine is toned, and the foot of the spine is a little chipped. A sound copy with clean text. Illustrated with several photos.

$40.00

The First Three English Books on America. [?1511] - 1555 A.D. Being Chiefly Translations, Compilations, &c., by Richard Eden, From the Writings, Maps, &c., of Pietro Martire of Anghiera (1455-1526), Sebastian Munster, the Cosmographer (1489-1552), Sebastian Cabot, of Bristol (1474-1557), With Extracts, &c., from the Works of Other Spanish, Italian, and German Writiers of the Time.

By Eden, Richard; (Edited by Edward Arber)

New York: Kraus Reprint Co., 1971. Hardcover. Good. 4to. 408 pages. Hardcover bound in brown buckram. Moderate rubbing to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. There is some faint, pale spotting to the binding; the spine is a bit tanned. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Facsimile reprint of the 1885 edition.

$50.00

Mapping the North Carolina Coast: Sixteenth-Century Cartography and the Roanoke Voyages

By Cumming, William P.

Raleigh: North Carolina Office of Archives and History, 1988. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 143 pages. Soft cover bound in brown wrappers. Light rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy with clean text. Illustrated with several black and white plates at the rear.

$7.00

Sir Francis Drake's Raid on the Treasure Trains, Being the Memorable Relation of his Voyage to the West Indies in 1572

By Hampden, Janet & John

Westminster: The Folio Society, 1954. Hardcover. Very Good. Geoffrey Wales. 12mo. (92) pages. Hardcover bound in blue cloth. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy. Prior owner's signature and a 1986 bookseller's price ticket are on the front pastedown. The text is clean.

$6.00

The Men Who Found America

By Hutchinson, Frederick Winthrop

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1909. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 4to. 158 pages. Hardcover bound in green cloth. The binding is rubbed and worn. Spine is tanned, and there is some pale spotting to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is toned but clean.

$10.00

North Carolina's Hurricane History.  Third Edition.
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North Carolina's Hurricane History. Third Edition.

By Barnes, Jay

Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press, 2001. Third Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 319 pages. Hardcover with a black, grey and yellow pictorial dust jacket. A nice, clean copy.

$8.00

The Successors of Drake. With Portraits and Other Illustrations

By Corbett, Julian S.

New York: Burt Franklin. Hardcover. Very Good. Tall octavo. 464 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in burgundy buckram. Light wear to the binding; the corners are a little bumped. The This is a modern reprint of the 1900 edition, but there is no other printing information. Likely late 20th century.

$11.50

Ancient Adventurers, a Collection of Essays

By Bemiss, Samuel Merrifield; (Edited by Annie Lash Jester with an Introduction by John Melville Jennings)

Richmond, Virginia: Garrett & Massie, 1964. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 53 pages. Hardcover with a brown and tan dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket, which is price-clipped. A sound copy with clean text.

$6.00

Early English and French Voyages, Chiefly from Hakluyt 1534-1608. (Original Narratives of Early American History)

By Burrage, Henry S.

New York: Barnes & Noble, Inc., 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 453 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a pale blue and white dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. A sound copy and clean within.

$13.50

Journal of Jasper Danckaerts 1679-1680. (Original Narratives of Early American History)

By James, Bartlett Burleigh; [and] J. Franklin Jameson

New York: Barnes & Noble, Inc., 1969. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 310 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth. Moderate wear to the binding. The spine is a bit sunned, and the top right corner of the front cover has a couple of spot.

$10.00

New Light on Drake: A Collection of Documents Relating to His Voyage of Circumnavigation 1577-1580

By Nuttall, Zelia

USA: The Hakluyt Society, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 443 pages, indexed. Hardcover in blue cloth. Binding shows some light wear with some fabric impurities on the front cover. Text is clean. A reprint of the edition originally published by the Hakluyt Society in 1914.

$30.00

Drake's Voyages. A Re-Assessment of Their Place in Elizabethan Maritime Expansion

By Andrews, Kenneth R.

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1967. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. 190 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a brown dust jacket, now in mylar. Light wear to the jacket. A sound copy with clean text.

$6.00

Sir Francis Drake's West Indian Voyage, 1585-86 (Hakluyt Society, Second Series)

By Keeler, Mary Frear

Great Britain: Hakluyt Society, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 358 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. DJ is lightly rubbed, with fading at edges. Spine is sunned, shows some rubbing at headcap/foot. Slight bumping at corners. Text is clean.

$15.00

An Elizabethan in 1582: The Diary of Richard Madox, Fellow of All Souls (Hakluyt Society, Second Series)

By Donno, Elizabeth Story

London: Routledge, 1977. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 365 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. DJ is moderately rubbed. Some bumping/edgewear at headcap/foot. Text is clean.

$12.50

The Hakluyt Handbook : Volume I

By Quinn, D. B. ( Editor )

Great Britain: The Hakluyt Society, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 331 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. DJ is lightly rubbed. Edges of text block are foxed. Text is clean.

$15.00

Newfoundland Discovered: English Attempts at Colonisation, 1610-1630 (Hakluyt Society, Second Series)

By Cell, Gillian T.

London: The Hakluyt Society, 1982. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 310 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. Edgewear at upper edge of dust jacket. Text is clean.

$15.00

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