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DOGWATCH & LIBERTY DAYS: SEAFARING LIFE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

By Creighton, Margaret S.

Salem, MA: Peabody Museum of Salem, 1982. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0875770703 88pp.

$9.50

TWO YEARS ABAFT THE MAST, OR LIFE AS A SEA APPRENTICE

By Symondson, F. W. H.

Philadelphis, PA: David McKay, 1884. HC. very good, beautiful decorated brown cloth (hardcover) SEE NOTE. B&W illustrations. And exceptional clean and tight copy, with beatiful illustrated stampings on the spine and front board, BUT, the front free endpaper and first two blank leaves were torn/cut out, most likely (as is the case) to remove a previous owner's name or inscription. Not affecting text, and a nice copy to display and read. 379pp, ads.

$25.00

LEFT FOR DEAD: A YOUNG MAN'S SEARCH FOR JUSTICE FOR THE USS INDIANAPOLIS
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LEFT FOR DEAD: A YOUNG MAN'S SEARCH FOR JUSTICE FOR THE USS INDIANAPOLIS

By Nelson, Pete (with a preface by Hunter Scott)

New York: Delacorte Press, 2002. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0385729596 When the USS Indianapolis was sunk at the end of World War II, her captain was blamed and courtmartialed by the US Navy. But was he at fault? The survivors didn't think so, and they tried for 50 years to clear the captain's name. But they got nowhere until eleven year old Hunter Scott came along. He started a crusade to right a wrong and rewrite history. 201pp.

$6.00

DEUTSCHLAND ZUR SEE - BILDER AUS DEM DEUTSCHEN KRIEGSSCHIFFLEBEN [Germany at Sea. German Warship Life]

By Laverrenz, Victor

Berlin, Germany: Meidinger Jugendschriften, 1915. HC. good, gray cloth, pictorial pastedown (hardcover). B&W ill., color frontis. 361pp.

$17.50

U.S.S. ALBACORE: FORERUNNER OF THE FUTURE - THE PORTSMOUTH MARINE SOCIETY PUBLICATION TWENTY-FIVE - 25

By Largess, Robert P. and Madelblatt, James L.

Portsmouth, NH: Peter E. Randall Publisher, 1999. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0915819244 189pp.

$60.00

ESSEX CLASS CARRIERS IN ACTION - WARSHIPS NUMBER 10

By Smith, Michael C.

Carrollton, TX: Squadron/Signal Publications, 1997. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0897473736 50pp.

$10.00

THE BURNING OF THE FRONTENAC

By Stinson, Donald J.

Interlaken, NY: Heart of the Lakes Publ, 1985. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0932334288 110pp.

$8.00

ESSEX-CLASS CARRIERS - WARSHIP DESIGN HISTORIES

By Raven, Alan

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1988. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0870210211 192pp.

$45.00

THAR SHE GOES!" SHIPBUILDING ON THE CONNECTICUT RIVER
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THAR SHE GOES!" SHIPBUILDING ON THE CONNECTICUT RIVER

By Grant, Ellsworth S. (signed and warmly inscribed by the author)

Lyme, CT: Greenwich Publishing Group, 2000. HC. fine, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0944641431 NO DUSTJACKET - signed and warmly inscribed by the author. 176pp.

$25.00

SQUARE RIGGER ROUND THE HORN: THE MAKING OF A SAILOR

By Wilmore, C. Ray

Camden, ME: International Marine Pub Co, 1972. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0877420165 224pp.

$12.50

WINDJAMMERS AND WALKING BEAMS

By Humiston, Fred

Portland, ME: Blue Water Books, 1968. HC. very good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket - owner's name. B&W illustrations. No dustjacket, owner's name. 199pp.

$5.00

THE LEGEND OF CHRIS-CRAFT

By Rodengen, Jeffrey L.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL: Write Stuff Syndicate, Inc, 1988. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0945903022 294pp.

$20.00

THE FIGHTING TEMERAIRE: THE BATTLE OF TRAFALGAR AND THE SHIP THAT INSPIRED J. M. W. TURNER'S MOST BELOVED PAINTING
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THE FIGHTING TEMERAIRE: THE BATTLE OF TRAFALGAR AND THE SHIP THAT INSPIRED J. M. W. TURNER'S MOST BELOVED PAINTING

By Willis, Sam

New York: Pegasus Books, 2010. HC. very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) Remainder Mark. B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 9781605981246 Remainder mark bottom of book block. 323pp.

$9.50

SPEEDBOAT

By Fostle, D. W.

Camden, ME: International Marine, 1988. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0939510073 218pp.

$10.00

CLIPPERS OF THE PORT OF PORTSMOUTH AND THE MEN WHO BUILT THEM

By Brighton, Ray

Portsmouth, NH: Portsmouth Marine Society, 1985. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0915819058 The story of the shipbuilders as well as the history of the vessels they produced. Among the more famous ships were TYPHOON, NIGHTINGALE, WITCH OF THE WAVE and DASHING WAVE, the latter remaining in service from 1853 until 1920. The Portsmouth Marine Society Publication 5. 178pp.

$20.00

THE CLIPPER SHIP ERA

By Clark, Arthur H.

Riverside, CT: 7 C's Press, Inc, 1970. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. An Epitome of Famous American and British Clipper Ships, Their Owners, Builders, Commanders, and Crews, 1843-1869." First published in 1910. 404pp.

$10.00

SNOW SQUALL: THE LAST AMERICAN CLIPPER SHIP
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SNOW SQUALL: THE LAST AMERICAN CLIPPER SHIP

By Dean, Nicholas (Expedition Accounts by David C. Switzer)

Bath, ME: Maine Maritime Museum, 2001. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0884482316 301pp.

$7.50

THE CAPTAIN FROM CONNECTICUT: THE LIFE AND NAVAL TIMES OF ISAAC HULL

By Maloney, Linda M.

Boston, MA: Northeastern Univ. Press, 1986. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0930350790 A biography of the man who became a national hero when he commanded USS Constitution in her dramatic victory over HMS Guerriere in the War of 1812. 549pp.

$20.00

CLIPPER SHIPS AND THE GOLDEN AGE OF SAIL: RACES AND RIVALRIES ON THE NINETEENTH CENTURY HIGH SEAS
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CLIPPER SHIPS AND THE GOLDEN AGE OF SAIL: RACES AND RIVALRIES ON THE NINETEENTH CENTURY HIGH SEAS

By Jefferson, Sam

London: Adlard Coles Nautical, 2014. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 9781472900289 230pp.

$25.00

USS OLYMPIA: HERALD OF EMPIRE
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USS OLYMPIA: HERALD OF EMPIRE

By Cooling, Benjamin Franklin

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2000. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 1557501483 277pp.

$25.00

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