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THE CANAL AGE

by Hadfield, Charles

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Published
1969
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good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1969. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W ill., maps. Author brings to life the boisterous, rollicking age of canal transportation of a century and more ago. A well researched account of canal building from the 3rd century BC looking at engineering and business aspects as well as historical importance. Auther surveys canals… Read more
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NARROW BOAT

by Rolt, L. T. C. (foreword by H. J. Massingham)

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Published
1985
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very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780413455505
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$8.00

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London: Methuen, 1985. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0413455505 First published in 1944, revised in 1948. 212pp.
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JOHN M. BARBER'S CHESAPEAKE

by Valliant, John R.; Baker, William C. (foreword by)

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Published
1996
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good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780922249060
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$15.00

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St. Michaels, MD: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Mus, 1996. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0922249067 Dustjacket has some a couple tears/chips that have been repaired from the rear. 96pp.
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FROM MT. LEBANON TO THE "SEA OF DARKNESS" -- [Titanic]

by Moses, John G.

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Published
2000
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good, wraps (softcover)
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published by the author, 2000. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. The Tragic Odyssey of 174 young Lebanese, including 27 familes who were passengers aboard the Titanic - a journey that commenced sanguinely upon the hoary heights of Mr. Lebanon and terminated disastrously in the murky depths of the North Atlantic." 113pp.
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YANKEE STARGAZER: THE LIFE OF NATHANIEL BOWDITCH - [Original Edition]

by Berry, Robert Elton

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Published
1941
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good+, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket) owner' name
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New York: Whittlesey House, 1941. HC. good+, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket) owner' name. B&W illustrations. NO DUSTJACKET -- ORIGINAL EDITION. 234pp.
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A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD - PERFORMED BY ORDER OF HIS MOST CHRISTIAN MAJESTY, IN THE YEARS 1766, 1767, 1768, AND 1969

by de Bougainville, Louis

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Published
1967
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good, pictorial cloth (hardcover)
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Ridgewood, NJ: The Gregg Press, 1967. HC. good, pictorial cloth (hardcover). maps. Reprinting of the London 1772 edition. 476pp.
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SAILING IN IRONS

by Cole, Guy

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Published
1954
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good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) owner's address label FFEP
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London: Museum Press Limited, 1954. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) owner's address label FFEP. B&W illustrations. Author contracted polio at fourteen months and paralyzed in both legs, thus wearing leg irons. Yet, in 1949, Cole sailed across the Atlantic in a 31 foot-racing yacht with only one companion. And the adventure continues even more. 224pp.
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CHARLESTON'S MARITIME HERITAGE 1670-1865: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY - [Charleston, South Carolina]

by Coker, P. C.

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Published
1987
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good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) -- SEE NOTE
ISBN
9780914432036
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Charleston, SC: CokerCraft Press, 1987. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) -- SEE NOTE. B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0914432036 NOTE - Some edgewear to cloth boards 314PP.
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KRIEGSMARINE PRINZ EUGEN - WARSHIP PICTORIAL #21

by Wiper, Steve

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Published
2002
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good, wraps (softcover) - small curl lower corner
ISBN
9780971068773
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Tucson, AZ: Classic Warships Publishing, 2002. PB. good, wraps (softcover) - small curl lower corner. B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0971068771 Small curl lower corner - thus the lower price, otherwise very good. 74pp.
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THE ROYAL NAVY IN FOCUS 1940-49

by Critchley, Mike (editor)

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Published
1990
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good+, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780907771111
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Cornwall, UK: Maritime Books, 1990. PB. good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 0907771114 176pp.
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GUIDE TO THE DAVIS-HAND COLLECTION: THE DESIGNS OF WILLIAM H. HAND JR. AND RICHARD O. DAVIS - FRANCIS RUSSELL HART NAUTICAL..

by Hasselbalch, Kurt and Overcash, Frances

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Published
1998
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good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780917027062
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Cambridge, MA: MIT Museum, 1998. PB. good, wraps (softcover). ISBN 091702706X "The Francis Russell Hart Nautical Collections." 262pp.
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NINETEENTH CENTURY SEAFARERS: TWO CAPTAINS FROM CAPE COD - ... EBENEZER B. NYE, 1799-1890 AND JOHN G. NYE, 1831-1879

by Nye, George P. (editor)

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Published
1993
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very good, wraps (softcover)
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9780961976811
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Nye Family of America Assn, 1993. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0961976810 Full subtitle: "...INCLUDING THE AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL JOURNAL EBENEZER B. NYE, 1799-1890 AND LETTERS AND PAPERS JOHN G. NYE, 1831-1879." 104pp.
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A TASTE FOR SALT WATER

by Perkins, R. Laforest (inscribed and signed by)

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Published
2016
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fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9781936447077
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$6.00

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Waldoboro. ME: published by the author, 2016. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 9781936447077 Collection of stories of the author's experiences on the ocean and around Massachusetts Bay and Rockland, Maine, beginning in the early 1930s. 82pp.
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SOME NAUTICAL TALES

by Vantine, Wilbur H.

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Published
2011
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very good+, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9781467041126
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$25.00

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Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2011. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 9781467041126 Covers the adventures and experiences of Captain Wilbur H. Vantine, as he worked his way up from Ordinary Seaman and sailed as a Ship Master on tramp freighters in the US Merchant Marine. 313pp.
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THE PRIZE OF ALL THE OCEANS

by Williams, Glyn

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Published
1999
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) BCE
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9780670891979
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New York: Viking, 1999. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) BCE. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0670891975 "The dramatic true story of Commodore Anson's voyage round the world and how he seized the Spanish Treasure Galleon." 264pp.
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MAVERICK NAVY

by Moffat, Alexander W.

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Published
1976
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good+, blue cloth, hardcover (no dustjacket)
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9780819550002
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Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1976. HC. good+, blue cloth, hardcover (no dustjacket). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0819550000 No Dustjacket. 157pp.
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THE SHIPYARD - WILL IT FLOAT

by Drummond, Dave

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Published
2003
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fine, wraps (softcover)
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059527532X177
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New York: iUniverse, Inc, 2003. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 059527532X 177pp.
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THE LOW BLACK SCHOONER: YACHT AMERICA, 1851-1945

by Rousmaniere, John (essay written by) (captions written by B. A. G. Fuller and Stuart Parnes)

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Published
1986
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very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780939510047
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Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Museum Stores, 1986. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0939510049 A new history of the yacht America based on the exhibit held at Mystic Seaport Museum November 1986 through March 1987 cosponsored by the New York Yacht Club. 71pp.
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SPECIAL FLEET: THE HISTORY OF THE PRESIDENTIAL YACHTS

by Crockett, Fred E.

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Published
1985
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very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780892721719
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Camden, ME: Down East Books, 1985. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0892721715 94pp.
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THE BOUNDLESS DEEP..." THE EUROPEAN CONQUEST OF THE OCEANS, 1450-1840

by Hattendorf, John B.

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Published
2003
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very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780916617639
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Providence, RI: John Carter Brown Library, 2003. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0916617637 "Catalogue of an Exhibition of Rare Books, Maps, Charts, Prints and Manuscripts relating to Maritime History. 204pp.
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