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Cruising Guide to Belize and Mexico\'s Caribbean Coast
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Cruising Guide to Belize and Mexico's Caribbean Coast

By Rauscher, Freya (Captain)

Stamford, CT: Wescott Cove Publishing Company, 1996 Cruising Guide to Belize and Mexico's Caribbean Coast including Guatemala's Rio Dulce. Second Edtion. Edited by Julius M. Wilensky. Complete charts locating all points of interest afloat and ashore, pilotage, weather, customs, snorkeling, diving, fishing, ruins. Glossy soft cover, one pocket with chart to front and one to back, many black and white photographs, drawings providing detailed information to complement charts, 304 pages. Some shelf wear, light creasing to top free corner of front cover, a bookseller's sticker to back. Inside the book is clean and tight. On some orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover overweight packages, or international tracking and insurance, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$60.00

Cruise Cape Breton
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Cruise Cape Breton

Sydney, NS : Cape Breton Development Cor., 1979 The Yachtman's Guide to the Bras D'Or Lakes Nova Scotia. Expanded fourth edition. White comb binding, illstrated front cover, white back cover, illustrated with line drawings, many navigational aids, some black and white photographs, 253 pages. Light age darkening to textblock edge, light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. 4th Edition. Comb Binding. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Coastal Cruising Newfoundland
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Coastal Cruising Newfoundland

By Mills, Rob

St. John's, Newfoundland: Harry Cuff Publications Limited, 1993 This cruising guide contains ifromation for palling your cruise, as well as current details on historical topics, customs, weather and any available information on facilities and services. Illustrated soft cover, black wire binding, several black and white photographs, 170 pages. Light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Wire Binding. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$30.00

Innocents Afloat: A Yank Discovers the Cut
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Innocents Afloat: A Yank Discovers the Cut

By Scanlon, Jeremy

Canal Cottage Press, 1999 Scanlon has cruised his narrowboat 'Unicorn' some 50,000 miles in England's canal system as a floating guesthouse. Glossy soft cover, 193 pages. Light shelf wear, inside tight and clean. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

Boating with Moe
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Boating with Moe

By van Kleeck, John

Victoria, British Columbia: Trafford Publishing, 2005 The charming story told by a grandfather about sailing with his seven year old granddaughter in the Salish Sea during the summer holidays. Illustrated card cover, inscribed by the author on title page, illustrated with line drawings by Tyler Trapp and three full colour plates of paintings by Brian Romer, 54 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Inscribed By Author. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

From Dry Dock to D-Day: The Return Voyage of the SS Jeremiah O\'Brien
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From Dry Dock to D-Day: The Return Voyage of the SS Jeremiah O'Brien

San Francisco: Lens Boy Prerss, 1994 Introduction by Carl Nolte. This book chronicles, with the black and white photographs of Michael Emery, the voyage of the SS Jeremiah O'Brien, the last seagoing survivor of more than 2,700 Liberty Ships built during World War II. Grey soft cover with darker grey titling and black and white photograph on front, signed by photographer on half title page, black and white frontispiece, black and white photographs throughout, unpaginated (approx. 120 pages.) Cover has minor edge wear, some pale discolourations to cover, light shelf wear, interior is clean and tight. A nice-looking copy. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Artist. Soft Cover. Very Good-. Illus. by Emery, Michael. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$16.00

Roving Fisherman: An Autobiography, Recounting Personal Experiences in the Commercial Fishing Fleets and Fish Industry of Canada and the United States, 1911-1924
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Roving Fisherman: An Autobiography, Recounting Personal Experiences in the Commercial Fishing Fleets and Fish Industry of Canada and the United States, 1911-1924

By Wallace, Frederick William

Gardenvale, Que.: Canadian Fisherman, 1955 Book is #898/1000. "From log-books, diaries, and articles written many years ago, supplemented by a fairly tenacious memory, [the author is] venturing to set down [his] experiences in commercial fisheries." Blue cloth boards, grey cloth spine with red titling, blue end papers, illustrated with black and white photographs, 512 pages. Lower edge has minor wear, grey portions have multiple foxing spots, upper front and rear edges bumped near spine, text block edges darkened and have foxing spots, ink inscription to front end paper, pages edges slightly darkened, text is clean and tight. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Limited/Numbered. Hard Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$110.00

Rochester Sailing Barges of the Victorian Era
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Rochester Sailing Barges of the Victorian Era

By Childs, Bob

Rochester, Kent, U.K.: Bob Childs/Rochester Sailing Barges Puplication, 1993 Book is concerned wilth "the story of Rochester-registered and locally-built barges in the era when such craft reached their peak during the 63-year reign of Queen Victoria, from 1837 to 1901." Colourfully illustrated blue soft cover with white titling, black and white illustrations throughout, 212 pages. Cover has shelf wear, light edge wear, upper corner has been lightly bumped which can be seen on some pages, text block edges slightly darkened, occasional smalll spots or marks in text, book is generally tight and clean. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

Salt on the Wind - The Sailing Life of Allen and Sharie Farrell
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Salt on the Wind - The Sailing Life of Allen and Sharie Farrell

By Rubin, Dan

Victoria, B.C.: Horsdal & Schubart, 1996 Book chronicles the sailing adventures of Allen and Sharie Farrell - their peaceful philosophy, their ocean voyages and their graceful sailboats. Colourfully illustrated soft cover, illustration on back cover is from a painting by Allan Farrell, white titling on front, black titling on white spine, black and white frontispiece and photographs throughout, 109 pages. Cover has very light shelfwear. This handsome book is in great shape, - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$80.00

Sailor\'s Journey: The North Atlantic to the Sea of Japan
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Sailor's Journey: The North Atlantic to the Sea of Japan

By Piemonte, T.J.

Fayetteville, NC: Old Mountain Press A book about the author's experiences during World War II. Inscribed by author on half-title page. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with black titling, a few black and white photographs, 99+ pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, interior is clean and tight - a nice looking copy. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.00

Steamboat Days on the Skeena River, British Columbia
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Steamboat Days on the Skeena River, British Columbia

By O'Neill, Wiggs

Smithers, B.C.: Wiggs O'Neill, 1960 A short history of steamboats on the Skeena River. White card cover with blue titling and black and white photo on front, staple binding, 35 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, several small, pale marks, interior generally clean. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Shetland\'s Whalers Remember...
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Shetland's Whalers Remember...

By Fraser, Gibbie

Gilbert A. Fraser, 2001 Antarctic Whaling ceased in 1963; this book contains a collection of stories from some of the Shetland men who were whalers giving an insight into what it was like to be a whaler in that far Southern Ocean amid icebergs, gales and fog all those years ago. Stories compiled by Gibbie Fraser. Illustrated blue soft cover with blue titling on front, black titling on spine, signed and inscribed by Fraser on title page, illustrated with black and white photographs, 238 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, minor edge wear, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Complete Book of Inflatable Boats, The
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Complete Book of Inflatable Boats, The

By Hubbard, Don

Ventura, Ca.: Western Marine Enterprises, Inc., 1980 " A first-time-ever Consumer's Guide to Inflatable Boats and Boating" with information on what to buy, describing over 400 models with technical specifications, care and repair, hints for better boating, accessories, etc. Colourfully illustrated blue soft cover with white titling, black and white illustrations throughout, 256 pages. Cover has edge wear and light shelf wear, white sticker at lower front edge, text block edges are darkened and have a few pale marks, interior is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Time Under Sail
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Time Under Sail

By Varzeliotis, A. N. T.

Victoria, B.C.: Alcoyne Books, 1998 First Edition, signed by the author. A history of the marine chronometer. Colourfully illustrated blue-green glossy hard cover with white titling on spine and front, end papers illustrated with colour photographs, signed by author on title page, black and white illustrations throughout, 104 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, previous owner's name in ink on end paper, tiny spots of ink on same page transferred from author's signature. This is a handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. First Edition. Pictorial Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.00

All the Knots You Need: An Illustrated Guide
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All the Knots You Need: An Illustrated Guide

By Lee, Robert Stanley

Ottawa, Canada: Algrove Publishing, 1999 Presumed First Edition. This book "presents far fewer knots [than the well-known "Ashley Book of Knots"] but in a more useful format, showing what knots are suited to a given task and showing how to tie them so that one who is not a master rigger will be able to produce them with ease." As well as how to tie many different knots, book deals with how to choose the right material, as well as six appendices: fiber characteristics; breaking strength of ropes; rope care; rope fiber selection; glossary; and some books on knots, as well as a comprehensive index. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine and front, paste-down colour illustration on front, brown, black and white illustrations throughout, 84 pages as well as 20 pages of appendices and a four-page index. There is a tiny brown speck on leading text block edge, otherwise this handsome book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Bowen Island Passenger Ferries: The Sannie Transportation Company 1921-1956
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Bowen Island Passenger Ferries: The Sannie Transportation Company 1921-1956

By Ommundsen, Peter D.

Castlegar, B.C.: Peter D. Ommundsen, 1997 This is the carefully documented history of early travel to Bowen Island, SIGNED by the author. Grey soft cover with black titling on spine and front, black and white map and illustrations throughout, 64 pages. With the exception of some minor shelf wear, this book is in great condition. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Victory Ships and Tankers: The History of the \'Victory\' Type Cargo Ships and of the Tankers Built in the United States of America During World War II
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Victory Ships and Tankers: The History of the 'Victory' Type Cargo Ships and of the Tankers Built in the United States of America During World War II

By Sawyer, L.A. & W.H. Mitchell

Cambridge, Maryland: Cornell Maritime Press, Inc., 1974 In this book, the second volume of the "American Standard Ships' series, the authors describe the sophisticated successors to the emerency Liberty ships. Green cloth with gilt titling on spine, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white plates, 230 pages. Text block edges slightly darkened, book is clean, bright and tight. Dust jacket has a slightly sunned spine, lengthwise crease to front flap, minor edge wear, light shelf wear. This is a handsome volume. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. Illus. by Lindsay, John S. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Ship Models from Kits
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Ship Models from Kits

By Riches, Colin

Fairfield, N.J.: Model Expo Publications, Inc. 1986 reprint. This book anticipates the most common stumbling blocks encountered by novice ship modelmakers, and explains the best way around them, using clear photographs and easy-to-follow diagrams, making this an invaluable guide for all those who build ship models from kits. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red and black titling on front, black and white frontispiece, black and white photographs, diagrams and drawings throughout, 110 pages, publisher's advertising at back. Cover has minor edge wear, light shelf wear, book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Plimsoll Line, The - The Story of Samuel Plimsoll, Member of Parliament for Derby from 1868 to 1880
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Plimsoll Line, The - The Story of Samuel Plimsoll, Member of Parliament for Derby from 1868 to 1880

By Peters, George

Chichester, U.K.: Barry Rose Limited, 1975 Biography of Samuel Plimsoll. Brown hard cover with gilt titling on spine, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white photographs, 203 pages. Small pale smudge on front cover, marginalia occasionally in text, otherwise book is clean and tight. Dust jacket, which is price-clipped, has edge wear, shelf wear, a one-inch closed tear at base of spine, sunned spine, some pale smudges. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

SD14, The Great British Shipbuilding Success Story
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SD14, The Great British Shipbuilding Success Story

By Lingwood, John

Kendal, Cumbria: The World Ship Society, 1976 A history of the "SD 14". Illustrated soft cover with white and black titling, staple binding, black and white photographs and illustrations throughout, 70 pages. Cover has light shelf wear with some pale smudges on back, otherwise book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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