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The Viking Ship Finds: Guide Published By the Curator of the Museum

By No Author

Oslo, Norway: A. W. Broggers Boktrykkeri A/S, 1936. SCARCE. Slight browning. Taped hinges and spine. 35 pages, 16 plates (at end), printed stiff paper wrappers. AJS: The Tune ship was excavated in 1867, the Gokstad ship in 1880 and, finally, the Oseberg ship in 1904. . Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. 6"x7.5".

$7.99

With Byrd in the Antarctic

By Various

1940. This is a look at the adventures of Richard Evelyn Byrd to Antartica in picture and story. Book is in good condition with some creaseing, wear, edgewear, foxing, wear and soil. No date, circa 1940 (an ad in the front mentions Tuesday, December 10). About 100 pages, 9 x 7.. Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$11.99

The Art of Sailing

By Blandford, Percy W.

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1972. This book is intended to help the newcomer to sailing, although the experienced salior will find that it contains a great deal of useful instructions for them as well. Book and jacket are both in good condition with usual ex-library markings, edgewear, rubbing, and soil. 112 indexed pages, 7.5 x 9.5.. Ex - Lib. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated.

$5.99

Ship Steward's Handbook

By Trayner, J. J.; Plumb. E. C.

London: The Maritime Press, 1962. This is the 5th edition of the Ship Steward's Handbook. Book is in good condition with bookshop stamp on the title page, lightly browned pages, wear, and soil. Overall a nice clean copy. 70 pages, 7 x 5.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$5.99

VOYAGE OF THE DEUTSCHLAND, THE FIRST MERCHANT SUBMARINE

By Konig, Capt. Paul

New York: Hearst's International Library Co., 1916. This antique hardcover book is bound in red cloth boards with gilt lettering on the cover and spine and a cover illustration of a submarine on the surface of the water. Covers are edgeworn; spine lettering is dulled; inner pages are browned, cracked hinges, faded spine ,wear and soil. This is the story of the world's first merchant submarine, the Deutschland, built by the Germans and sailed in secret. 247 pages; approx. 5"x8". . Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$11.99

Shipways to the Sea

By Clowes, Ernest S.

Baltimore: The Williams and Wilkins Company, 1929. This is a look at the American inland and coastal waterways. Book is in good condtion with browned pages, wear, faded spine, and soil. 1st edition. 196 indexed pages, 9 x 6.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Ilustrated.

$4.99

Deep Water Days

By Swan, Oliver G.

New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1929. This is an illustrated collection of sea-farring stories. Book is in good condition with browned pages, edgewear, stained and faded spine and light soil. 278 pages, 9.5 x 7.5.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$3.99

Famous American Ships

By Braynard, Frank O.

New York: Hastings House, 1978. This 8 x 10.5 hardcover has 237 pages. A historical sketch of the United States as told through its maritime life. Revised edition. Book and jacket are both in good condition with edgewear, rubbing, and soil. Spine spotted/faded.. Revised and Enlarged Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated by Author.

$3.49

The Baltimore Clipper Its Origin and Development

By Chapelle, Howard Irving

New York: Edward W. Sweetman Company, 1968. This 6.5 x 9.5 hardcover has 192 pages. Development and origin of the Baltimore clipper. Book is in very good condition with light wear and some tanning to the endpapers.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$8.99

Cunard: 150 Glorious Years

By Maxtone-Graham, John

New York, New York, U.S.A.: David & Charles Uk, 1989. This 11 x 10.5 hardcover has 128 pages, and is signed by the author, with pasted-in certificate indicating it was signed aboard the Queen Elizabeth 2. The history of one of the great ships that crossed the Atlantic from the U.S to Europe. Light wear to book and jacket.. Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Very Good/Collectible-Good. Illus. by Illustrated.

$10.99

STEAMBOAT DAYS

By Dayton, Fred Erving; Adams, John Wolcott

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1925. This antique hardcover book is bound in dark blue cloth boards, with bright gilt lettering. Typical lib. markings; edgewear; spine slightly cocked; inner pages faintly browned, wear and soil. Front panel of dust jacket is included (tucked inside front cover). Black-and-white illustrations within. 436 pages; approx. 6"x9".. Ex-Library. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$5.99

UNITED STATES FRIGATE "CONSTITUTION"

By Various

Bogota, N.J.: Model Shipways, 1960. This booklet is bound in light blue/gray paper covers with black lettering, with staples at the spine. Covers are browned/faded at edges; wear and soil. This reprint was created by Model Shipways to help model buildings who were insterested in the U.S. Constitution; it includes hull and rigging plans and black-and-white photos. 13 pages; approx. 6"x9".. Reprint. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$14.99

Harmony in Yacht Design, Construction and Cruising

By Cotten, Patrick

Lopez, Washington: Cotten Boat Building, 1982. 6 x 9 trade paperback book. Black lettering on the white spine with a white and color photo illustrated cover. From a mini autobiography to a cruise to the South Pacific with color pictures, this book is the culmination of 40 years of boating and designing. 264 pages. Rubbing, wear, and soil. Good condition.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$3.09

THE APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN CLUB NEW ENGLAND CANOEING GUIDE

By No Author

Boston, MA: The Appalachian Mountain Club, 1965. This book has a silver hard cover with black lettering on the front and spine. Some cover soil; front cover slightly curled; inner pages are clean and bright. Three large fold-out maps intact. The book details areas for canoeing throughout New England. 475 pages, including index; approx. 4"x7".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$14.99

STORIES BY ENGLISH AUTHORS: THE SEA

By Various

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1898. This antique hardcover book of short stories is bound in brown boards with gilt spine lettering. Frontispiece is a portrait of W. Clark Russell, author of the first story in this collection; other tales by Sir Walter Besant, G. B. O'Halloran and Grant Allen are included, all with nautical themes. 161 pages; approx. 4"x6" Book is in good condition with faded and cocked spine, some foxing to the foredge, wear and soil.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Frontispiece.

$5.99

PRINCIPLES OF WARSHIP CONSTRUCTION AND DAMAGE CONTROL

By Manning, G.C., and Schumacher, T.L.

Annapolis, Maryland: United States Naval Institute, 1935. This book is bound in navy blue cloth with gold lettering on the front and spine. Cover has some soil and discoloration, wear; most inner pages clean. Spine slightly cocked. The book is illustrated with black-and-white photos, diagrams, and at least 14 fold-out pages. 396 pages, including index; approx. 6"x9".. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$8.99

A HISTORY OF SEA POWER

By Stevens, William Oliver Westcott, Allen

New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1920. This 5 x 8 hardcover book is blue with the title imprinted into the cover. This book deals with the history of ships and their importance and use in different cultures. 467 pages. Book is in good condition with edgewear, owner's name, markings, tanned pages, faded spine, wear, and soil.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$5.99

LEARNING TO RACE

By CALAHAN, H. A.

New York: The Macmillan Co, 1946. Hard cover April 1946 printing. 319 pages. Approx. 5"x8". Blue cloth cover with silver lettering on front and spine. Some wear on spine. Many full page b&w photos and drawings to increase the passion and knowledge of yacht racing. Book is in good condition with owner's bookplate, store sticker, tanned pages, faded spine, wear and soil.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$3.99

COAST GUARD TO THE RESCUE

By Baarslag , Karl

New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1937. This book includes original pictorial DJ. DJ is edgeworn, somewhat faded at spine, chipped. Book also shows some edgewear and soil, lcreasing to front cover. Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper, dated 1955. Illustrated with black-and-white photos. 328 pages; approx. 6"x9".. Author. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/Collectible-Fair. 6"x9".

$19.00

DEEP - SEA BUBBLES - THE CRUISE OF THE ANNA LOMBARD

By Bootes, Henry H.

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1929. Hard Cover. 5.5x8.5. This is a blue hardcover with gold lettering on the cover & spine and a small gold ship on cover corner. Owner's bookplate & embossed stamp, tanned pages, faded spine, wear, and soil. 353 pgs.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$3.29

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