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LIFE ON THE CHESAPEAKE & OHIO CANAL 1859

by Clark, Ella E. and Hahn, Thoms R. (edited by)

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Published
1977
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very good, wraps (softcover)
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Shepherdstown, WV: Amer. Canal & Trans. Center, 1977. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. First published in 1975. 48pp.
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PORTLAND SHIPS ARE GOOD SHIPS

by Jones, Herbert G.

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Published
1945
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good, wraps (softcover) CHIP TOP CORNER FRONT COVER - SEE NOTE
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$35.00

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Portland, ME: Machigonne Press, 1945. PB. good, wraps (softcover) CHIP TOP CORNER FRONT COVER - SEE NOTE. B&W illustrations. The Building of Thirty British and 236 Liberty Ships by the New England Shipbuilding Corporation, South Portland, Maine." NOTE - CHIP TOP CORNER OF FRONT COVER, and SOME COVER WEAR/SOILING. 101pp.
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HEY-EY-EY, LOCK! ADVENTURE ON THE CHESAPEAKE & OHIO CANAL - SESQUINCENTENNIAL EDITION

by Fradin, Morris

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Published
1977
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good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780870332449
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$6.00

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Cambridge, MD: Tidewater Publishers, 1977. PB. good, wraps (softcover). ill. by Carol Stuart Watson. ISBN 0870332449 First published in 1974. 112pp.
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CANALS AND WATERWAYS - HISTORY IN CAMERA

by Ware, Michael E.

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Published
1990
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fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780852638781
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$6.00

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Bucks, UK: Shire Publications Ltd, 1990. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0852638787 First published in 1987. 88pp.
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THE AMERICAN NAVIES OF THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR

by Van Powell, Nowland (paintings by); Morris, Richard B. (introduction by)

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Published
1974
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good+, black cloth spine, blue cloth boards (hardcover)
ISBN
9780399111839
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$10.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1974. HC. good+, black cloth spine, blue cloth boards (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 0399111832 No Dustjacket. 128pp.
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A NEW ENGLAND LIGHTHOUSE - THE END OF AN ERA

by Thomson, William O. (signed by the author)

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Published
1987
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fine, wraps (softcover)
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$20.00

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Cape Neddick, ME: Nor'East Heritage Publ, 1987. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. 12pp.
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NAVAL SURGEON: THE VOYAGES OF DR. EDWARD H. CREE, ROYAL NAVY, AS RELATED IN HIS PRIVATE JOURNALS, 1837-1856

by Cree, Edward H. (edited and with an introduction by Michael Levien)

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Published
1982
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) Review Material Laid In
ISBN
9780525241218
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$7.50

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New York: E. P. Dutton, 1982. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) Review Material Laid In. B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0525241213 A selection from the private journals of Dr. Edward H. Cree, who served as a surgeon in the British Navy in the period 1837-69. REVIEW MATERIAL LAID-IN. 276pp.
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THE LIGHTHOUSES OF THE CHESAPEAKE

by de Gast, Robert

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Published
1973
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good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780801847653
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$7.00

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Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1973. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0801847656 An extraordinary sequence of thirty-two photographic essays, documenting in 170 haunting images each of the lighthouses still standing along the shoreline of the Chesapeake Bay. 173pp.
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UNDER GUSTAF ERIKSONS FLAGGA

by Kahre, Georg

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Published
1948
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good, light blue spine, marbled boards (hardcover)
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$50.00

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Mariehamn: Alands Nautical Club, 1948. HC. good, light blue spine, marbled boards (hardcover). color frontis, B&W ill.. Appears to be a history of this yacht club in Finland with many of its large ships illustrated. Text in Swedish. 204pp.
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THE BANK AND THE SEA: THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND GROUP AND THE FINANCE OF SHIPPING SINCE 1753

by Souden, David

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Published
2003
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fine w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
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$37.50

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Royal Bank of Scotland, 2003. HC. fine w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. 283pp.
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MODERN WOODEN YACHT CONSTRUCTION: COLD-MOLDING - JOINERY - FITTING OUT

by Guzzwell, John

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Published
1979
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780877421061
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$24.50

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Camden, ME: International Marine Pub, 1979. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0877421064 246pp.
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PROPELLER HANDBOOK: THE COMPLETE REFERENCE FOR CHOOSING, INSTALLING, AND UNDERSTANDING BOAT PROPELLERS

by Gerr, Dave

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Published
1989
Condition
very good, pictorial boards (hardcover) bumps lower corners
ISBN
087742988X152
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$11.50

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Camden, ME: International Marine Pub, 1989. HC. very good, pictorial boards (hardcover) bumps lower corners. B&W illustrations. ISBN 087742988X 152pp.
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MS NOORDAM - HOLLAND AMERICA LINE

by Rhodes, Weller

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Published
2006
Condition
fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
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$25.00

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Fort Lauderdale, FL: Holland America Line, 2006. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. A ship's souvenir book and quality publication. History of the ship, its design, history of the line, and many high end advertisers. 128pp.
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CAPTAIN NATHANIEL BROWN PALMER: AN OLD-TIME SAILOR OF THE SEA

by Spears, John R.

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Published
1922
Condition
good, blue cloth (hardcover) light edgewear
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$40.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1922. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover) light edgewear. B&W illustrations. Some light edgewear. The Stonington (Connecticut) Historical Society purchased the Palmer home in 1994 to house the Society's archival material. Palmer's contributions to the development of America as a world power on the seas included his explorations (he discovered Antartica in 1820), and… Read more
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STEAMBOAT TO THE SHORE: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE STEAMBOAT ERA IN MONMOUTH COUNTY, NEW JERSEY

by Moss, George H.

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Published
1972
Condition
good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) gift inscription
ISBN
9780912396026
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$20.00

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Sea Bright, NJ: Ploughshare Press, 1972. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) gift inscription. B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0912396024 First published in 1966, this is the Bicentennial Edition of 750 copies. 102pp.
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CATCHERS AND CORVETTES: THE STEAM WHALECATCHER IN PEACE AND WAR 1860-1960

by Harland, John H. (40 ship plans specially drawn by John McKay)

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Published
1992
Condition
good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0948864095432
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$220.00

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East Sussex, England: Jean Boudroit Publications, 1992. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0948864095 432pp.
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HOUSE-FLAGS & FUNNELS OF BRITISH AND FOREIGH SHIPPING COMPANIES

by Talbot-Booth, E. C. (drawn and edited by)

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Published
1937
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good, blue cloth (hardcover) - SEE NOTE
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$55.00

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New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1937. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover) - SEE NOTE. color illustrations. Nice clean copy, bright illustrations - NOTE, 1/2 inch at top of spine backstrip is missing. Light corner wear, and book block tad loose, but hinges are fine. Great reference copy. unpaginated.
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THE LURE OF GOLD - BEING THE STORY OF THE FIVE LOST SHIPS OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS

by Goodwin, William B. (inscribed by "the author")

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Published
1940
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good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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Boston, MA: Meador Publishing Company, 1940. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 215pp.
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NEWFOUNDLAND SHIPS AND MEN - SCHOONER, SQUARE RIGGER, CAPTAINS AND CREWS

by Horwood, Andrew

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Published
1971
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) OWNER'S INSCRIPTION
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$15.00

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St. John's Newfoundland: The Marine Researchers, 1971. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) OWNER'S INSCRIPTION. B&W illustrations. Owner's inscription on front free endpaper. 168pp.
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UNDER SAIL AND IN PORT IN THE GLORIOUS 1850'S BEING THE JOURNAL FROM 1 MAY TO 3 OCTOBER 1852 KEPT BY CHARLOTTE A. PAGE

by Page, Charlotte A. (kept by); Page, Alvin R. (excepts by); and, Johnson, Alvin Page (introduction and notes by)

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Published
1950
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very good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
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$12.50

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Salem, MA: Peabody Museum, 1950. HC. very good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W illustrations. 88pp.
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