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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

TEDDY ROOSEVELT'S GREAT WHITE FLEET

By Reckner, James, R.

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1988. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 087021697X 221pp.

$10.00

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 BIG SHIP: BRUNEL'S GREAT EASTERN - A PICTORIAL HISTORY

By Beaver, Patrick

London: Bibliophile Books, 1987. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0900123397 First published in 1969. 136pp.

$15.00

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

THE SEA WARRIORS: FIGHTING CAPTAINS AND FRIGATE WARFARE IN THE AGE OF NELSON
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THE SEA WARRIORS: FIGHTING CAPTAINS AND FRIGATE WARFARE IN THE AGE OF NELSON

By Woodman, Richard

New York: Carroll & Graf, Inc, 2001. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) remainder mark. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0786708557 Remainder mark top edge. 384pp.

$7.50

THE IMPERIAL RUSSIAN NAVY - ITS PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE

By Jane, Fred T.

London: W. Thacker & Co, 1904. HC. good, red cloth (hardcover) - SEE NOTE. B&W illustrations. Nice clean and tight copy internally - RED CLOTH COVERS have come darkening discoloration in places, AND, there is a tear to the cloth (about 3/4 of an inch) at the top of the spine. 735pp.

$40.00

I DROVE MULES ON THE C AND O CANAL - Laid in is A SUPPLEMENT TO THE FIRST EDTION

By Wolfe, George "Hooper" (signed by author with ink made with water from the C&O Canal)

n.p.: pub by the author, 1970. HC. good+ w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) signed by the author. sepia toned illustrations. Signed and inscribed by the author April 24, 1971. Stamped alongside inscription is "The ink used to autograph this book was made from water takend from the C&O Canal..." Included and Laid In is the 16 page "Supplement to the First Edition." 192pp.

$35.00

ELEMENS DE L'ARCHITECTURE NAVALE, OU TRAITE PRATIQUE DE LA CONSTRUCTION DES VAISSEAUX

By M. Duhamel du Monceau

Paris: Charles-Antoine Jombert, 1752. HC. good+, marbled calf binding (hardcover) SEE NOTE. engraved plates all present. From a Dutch maritime firm collection, and uniform with this volume I have Maitz de Goimpy TRAITE SUR LA CONSTRUCTION DES VAISSEAUX first edition 1776. (love to sell and keep them together). This is a nice clean and tight copy, but wear to the corners of the boards, and the leather is externally cracked on the front hinge. BUT, hinge and endpapers are fine. Happy to send images of the plates, which are exceptional, and provide additional details. 423pp.

$2250.00

TRAITE SUR LA CONSTRUCTION DE VAISSEAUX

By le Comte du Maitz de Goimpy

Paris: D. C. Couturier, 1776. HC. very good, marbled calf (hardcover) wear to corners. 2 plates all present. Exceptionally clean and tight copy from a Dutch Maritime Firm Collection. Bound uniformly, and always been with, my first edition of Duhamel du Monceau ELEMENS DE L'ARCHITECTURE NAVALE, OU TRAITE PRATIQUE DE LA CONSTRUCTION DES VAISSEAUX (1752). I would love to sell these volumes together to continue their life together. Two plates as called for present, plus text tables 211pp, supple.

$1500.00

YANKEE FROM SWEDEN: THE DREAM AND THE REALITY IN THE DAYS OF JOHN ERICSSON: LIFE STORY OF A SWEDISH-AMERICAN INVENTIVE GENIUS

By White, Ruth

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1960. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 299pp.

$6.50

DIE SCHIFFAHRT IM WANDEL DER ZEITEN - [Shipping in the Change of Times - Rough Translation of the German]

By Mulach, G. A.

Stuttgart, Germany: Verlegt Bei Dieck & Co, 1925. HC. good, pictorial boards (hardcover) some light edgewear. B&W illustrations. Some light foxing throughout. 136pp.

$30.00

TRUE TALES AND CURIOUS LEGENDS: DRAMATIC STORIES FROM THE YANKEE PAST

By Snow, Edward Rowe (signed by with an illustration)

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1969. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Signed by Snow in 1970 on the front free endpaper along with his drawing of what appears to be a whale hugged by a sea serpent. 273pp.

$20.00

SENTRIES OF THE SEA

By Floherty, John J.

Philadelphia, PA: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1942. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 220pp.

$7.50

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