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Historic Nantucket. Vol I no. 1 Through Vol. IX no. 4. 1953- 1962

by Nantucket Historical Association.

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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Nantucket Island, MA: Nantucket Historical Association., 1953. Nantucket. b/w ills., maps and plates. Various paginations. Quarterly magazine with articles on all aspects of local history by luminaries such as Everett Crosby, Helen Winslow and Edouard Stackpole. A marvelous resource. Solidly bound in blue buckram. 9 volumes. May be extra post due to weight. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket.… Read more
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HISTORICAL REVIEW OF VASA ORDER OF AMERICA: 1896-1971

by Johansson, Sven G.

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Published
1974
Condition
Good Plus
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$27.50

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None Listed, Perhaps Bishop Hill, IL: Assume VASA, 1974. Also included are a press engagement photograph of King Carl Gustaf and his fiancee Silvia Sommerlath in 1976 and also a card containing the program for the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the VASA Royal Palm Lodge No. 645, West Palm Beach, Florida form 1984. The King and his fiancee attended the… Read more
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Manual for the Use of the Legislature of the State of New York

by Norman, Howard A. (Secretary Of State); N.Y. Secretary's Office

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Published
1868
Condition
Good
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$19.00

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Albany, NY: Secretary of State, New York, 1868. There are 41 pages about canals. Attractive, though slightly worn red leather book with bright gilt text and elaborate gold design along spine. Frayed bottom of spine. Wear around edges. Bumped and worn corners. Wear at top of spine. Some foxing inside covers and on end papers. Diagrams of Assembly and 1868… Read more
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WINGED VICTORY

by Low, Benjamin R.C.

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Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
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$14.00

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New York: William Edward Rudge, 1927. Decorative paper. Unpaginated, 50 poems. Rudge printing, Marbled paper cover. Top edge gilt. Lovely copy. Lovely poetry.. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Documenting Maritime Folklife

by Taylor, David A.

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1992. An Introductory Guide. Slight wear at extremities.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Town of Cranberry Isles

by Spurling, Ted

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$19.99

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Brownville, VT: Theodore And Cara Spurling, 1986. "A Thumbnail Sketch of Five Maine Islands." 24 pages. Small price sticker on back cover. Light foxing at edges. Otherwise, a bright, tight, and clean copy of this book. Beautiful etchings and illustrations throughout and on cover. . Second Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Crooker, Rose Russo. 24mo -… Read more
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Fra Hjulskibenes Dage

by Weber, I.C.

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Published
1919
Condition
Poor
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$40.00

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Kobenhaven: Vilhelm Prior's Kgl. Hofboghandel, 1919. Et Bidrag til det danske Koffardidampskibs Historie. Front cover separated. Spine mostly chipped away. Back cover beginning to separate.. Soft Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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A Pictorial Treasury of the Marine Museums of the World

by Aymar, Brandt

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1967. A guide to the maritime collections, restorations, replicas, and marine museums in twenty-three countries. Jacket has creases, tears, chipping, and rubbing.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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NEW THRUST SEAWARD, THE: TRANSACTIONS OF THE THIRD ANNUAL MTS CONFERENCE AND EXHIBIT. 5-7 June, 1967

by Steere, Richard C.

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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Washington, DC: Marine Technology Society, 1967. 717pp. Some article topics include use and development of marine resources, a state's role in oceanography, wind-driven currents over the continental shelf, deep sea ocean bottom seismographic system. cables, watertight electric connectors, wave measuring buoy systems, study of tsunami frequency. Soil and fading on covers. Light bumping. Dust band at bottom of back cover..… Read more
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Quarterdeck, Class 5 - 44, 23 August

by Howland, Richard

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Published
1944
Condition
Poor
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$75.00

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Hollywood, FL: Naval Training School, 1944. "Q" on front cover has been ripped. Slight darkening and crumple.. Soft Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Marine Engineering, Volume III ONLY

by Donaldson, H.F.

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Published
1899
Condition
Good Minus
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$75.00

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New York: Aldrich & Donaldson, 1899. A Monthly Publication Devoted to Vessel Construction and Propulsion and Allied Interets. Volume III ONLY January to June, 1899. Lots of surface tearing on leather. Spine is clear. Book plate on front fly leaf.. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Rise of the Ironclads

by Amadon, George F.

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$12.50

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Missoula, Montana, U.S.A.: Pictorial Histories Pub Co, 1990. Signed by the Author on the half title page.. Signed by the Author. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.
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The Boatman's Manual

by Lane, Carl D.

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Published
1951
Condition
Good
Edition
New Revised Edition
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$7.50

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1951. A Complete Manual of Boat Handling, Operation, Maintenance, and Seamanship. 1/4 inch tear at top of spine. Jacket is torn, chipped and soiled. Folds at the top of front of jacket.. New Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Bergen's Marine Engineer

by Bergen, William Culley

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Published
1900
Condition
Fair
Edition
Tenth Edition
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$45.00

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North Shields, England: W.J. Potts, 1900. No date. WorldCat has 1900? Author from WorldCat as well. Bumped and worn corners. Extremties chipped out and frayed. Soil on covers. Darkened spine. Plate facing No. 254 torn 2 1/2 inches. Plate, The Feathering-Float Paddle-Wheel torn out. Obverse of frontispiece has announcement glued in. Date written on obverse as well.. Tenth Edition. Hard… Read more
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Handbook of the Collections Illustrating Marine Engineering Part II

by Spratt, H.P.

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Published
1953
Condition
Good
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$55.00

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London: Science Museum, 1953. This Part Only. Chipping at extremities. Darkening of spine and bottom of front cover. 1 3/4th inch fold at back top corner of back cover.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Discriptive Catalogue.
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Oil Fuel

by Peabody, Ernest

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Published
1916
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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San Francisco: International Engineering Congress, 1916. A paper presented at the International Engineering Congress, San Francisco, Calif., September, 1915. No date. WorldCat has 1916. 134 pages. Curling of bottom corner of back cover and a few pages. 3/4th inch tear at top of spine. Folds and curling at bottom corner of front cover and a few pages.. Soft Cover. Good/No… Read more
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Views of Fall River Line New York to Boston

by Murphy, J.F.

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Published
1883
Condition
Good Plus
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$25.00

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Boston: Old Colony Railroad, 1883. Date is a guess from what is presented in images. Nick on spine. Wear on back cover. Bumped corners.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket. 48mo - over 3" - 4" Tall-Oblong.
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20th Century Guide for Marine Engineers

by Ramsey, J.A.; Rosbloom, C.M.M.

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Published
1920
Condition
Fair
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$10.00

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Philadelphia: David McKay Co., 1920. Reciprocating Engines, Boilers, Turbines, Gas Engines, Diesel Engines. Bumped and worn corners. Faded spine. Wear at extremities. Soil on covers. Cracked back cover.. Hard Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Memoir on Steamboats

by Marestier, Jean Baptiste

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Published
1957
Condition
Good
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Mystic, CT: The Marine Historical Association, Inc., 1957. Of the United States of America. Discoloration around spine. Crumpled at bottom of spine. Name inside front cover. "#31" written at top left of front cover.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. No. 31.
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Fortune March 1938 Volume XVII Number 3

by Luce, Hernry R. (ed)

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
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$40.00

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New York: Time Inc., 1938. Spills spotting on frame of art of front cover. Chipping at extremities. 3/4th inch tear at bottom of spine. Light foxing on back cover. Includes articles on US Navy, business and goverment, Island Creek WV coal with art. Front cover is an artist's rendition of a battleship although the article is mostly about a heavy… Read more
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