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Nets - How to Make, Mend and Preserve Them

By Steven, G. A.

United Kingdom: Routledge. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1960. First Edition; 3rd Impression. Hardcover. 1443738573 . A Very Good 1960 3rd impression hardcover (stated), in Good dustjacket. Book is in light blue cloth boards, with two small spots of soiling to front board. Spine ends and corners are very lightly bumped, and spine is cocked. Internally, very light foxing to prelims. Pages are otherwise clean and bright throughout. The unclipped dustjacket is lightly soiled and foxed to spine; rubbed and worn to extremities, with some chipping to spine head, and tiny hole to front flap - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 126 pages .

$19.63

The Steel Navy A History In Silhouette 1860- 1963

By Dolby, James And Line Drawings B/W Plates

United Kingdom: Macdonald. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1965. Second Revised Edition. Hardcover. A Near Fine 2nd edition hardcover (stated), in Very Good dustjacket. Book is in clean light green cloth, bumped to spine heel and very lightly sunned to spine head. Internally, no writing or stamps. Clean, bright pages throughout. The price-clipped dustjacket is very lightly worn to edges, with small closed tears to spine head. A very nice copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 168 pages .

$39.40

The Handling Of Motor Craft

By Lt. Cdr. C. A, Rn Lund

United Kingdom: Brown Son And Ferguson Glasgow. Very Good. 1945. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A Very Good 1945 1st edition hardcover, without dustjacket. Book is in very lightly soiled blue boards, lightly bumped to extremities. Gilt titles to spine rubbed somewhat. Binding is slightly shaken, but very secure. Internally, small (original) bookshop label and neatly inked owner's inscription to front pastedown. Some light foxing to prelims; War Economy pages are otherwise clean and bright throughout. A very nice copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 77 pages .

$17.01

Clyde Shipwrecks

By Moir, Peter And Ian Crawford

United Kingdom: Moir-Crawford. Very Good+. 1988. Paperback. 0951336606 . An about Near Fine paperback, with uncreased, lightly sunned spine, and some light edge-wear. Internally, no writing or stamps. Clean, bright pages throughout. A very nice copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; B&W Photographs; 8.19 X 5.75 X 0.47 inches; 196 pages .

$34.08

The British Excursion Ship
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The British Excursion Ship

By Robins, Nick

United Kingdom: Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd. New. 1998. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0851746586 . NEW - A fine new hardcover, carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 12 X 8.30 X 0.60 inches; 123 pages .

$35.39

RIVER AND FIRTH OF CLYDE, 1549-1993: A Selective Bibliography

By Cohen, Ben

United Kingdom: B. Cohen. New. 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. 0951039113 . NEW - A Fine New 1st edition hardcover. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 250 pages .

$98.49

ROUND THE WORLD FLYING The journal of a Scottish emigrant's voyage from  London to Melbourne on the clipper Macduff in 1869
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ROUND THE WORLD FLYING The journal of a Scottish emigrant's voyage from London to Melbourne on the clipper Macduff in 1869

By McNeill, Carol

NEW - SIGNED BY EDITOR - A fine new paperback. First-hand account of emigration from Scotland to Australia in 1869 by clipper. From the shipboard diary giving details of conditions on board, navigation, passengers, captain and crew. Includes images of the ship and other clippers, old photographs of Scotland and contemporary images of Melbourne docks and city, as well as cargo manifest, passenger list and ship's log. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.

$43.27

North Coast of Scotland Pilot

By [???]

United Kingdom: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 2009. Seventh Edition. Hardcover. 0707718988 . A Very Good hardcover in pictorial boards, with no dustjacket as issued. The book is lightly rubbed and bumped to extremities. Internally, Record of Amendments on front pastedown filled in to end of 2012. Clean, bright pages, fully updated and amended via 'Weekly Notices to Mariners (Section IV)', either in ink, or tipped in cuttings. A very nice copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland; X X ; 375 pages .

$47.21

CLYDE PUFFER

By McDonald, Dan

United Kingdom: David & Charles. Very Good+. 1977. Hardcover. 0715374435 . A Very Good hardcover, with some light fading to spine and bumping to spine heel and lower corners. Internally, pages are crisp, clean and bright throughout. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; 9.84 X 6.77 X 0.47 inches; 48 pages .

$13.07

Journal of a Voyage to Australia By the Cape of Good Hope, Six Months in Melbourne, and Return to England By Cape Horn: Including Scenes and Sayings on Sea and Land

By Sinclair Thomson Duncan

United Kingdom: James Gemmell, George IV Bridge. Good. 1884. Hardcover. A good 1884 "New and Enlarged" edition in soiled/aged red cloth covered boards with bright rubbed gilt decoration and titles and a small cup ring on the front board, the corners are quite bumped and rubbed, the tanned spine with dulled gilt letters is quite bumped/rubbed to the ends, internally strong intact hinges, no writing or stamps, unmarked pages soiled to the text-block edges. Both the original frontispiece and folding map are clean and bright. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 60x40 .

$98.42

GREENWICH OBSERVATORY, 3 VOLUME SET

By Forbes, Eric C

United Kingdom: Taylor & Francis. Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket. 1975. Hardcover. A very good three volume set in a fair slipcase. The books are in clean blue cloth covered boards which are lightly bumped to the spine ends/corners. Internally all three are without writing or stamps, toned pages, toned to the edges. Each book is covered in its original glassine jacket, all of which are in fair condition, only being creased to the edges with losses and closed tears. The slipcase is in only fair condition, being heavily bio depredated to the sides with small separations at the front corners and a water stain. This being a heavy set, the additional postage required is reflected in the price. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$295.47

INSTRUCTION MANUAL FOR MARCONI "ARGONAUT" V.H.F. TRANSMITTER/RECEIVER

By Marconi

United Kingdom: Marconi International Marine. Good+. Paperback. A good undated paperback with very creased spine, lightly soiled/creased/edge-worn card covers, internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages. Contains 8 sections, the first three of which are text, and cover an Introduction, Brief Specifications and a Description of the Full Equipment. The final 5 are comprised of Detailed Circuit Description, Installation Procedure, Control Function and Operation and Maintenance and consist of detailed charts and fold out schematics. One page is disbound. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; B&W Illustrations .

$59.09

SAILOR'S GUIDE TO THE WINDWARD ISLANDS
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SAILOR'S GUIDE TO THE WINDWARD ISLANDS

By Doyle, Chris

United States: Cruising Club Publications. Very Good. 1988. Spiral Bound. 9768063017 . A very good paperback in slightly creased/edge worn illustrated card covers with intact plastic comb bound spine, internally without writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 224 pages .

$13.12

STEAMERS ON THE RIVER From Ipswich to the sea
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STEAMERS ON THE RIVER From Ipswich to the sea

By Torrance, William

Australia: W. Torrance. Good+ in Fair dust jacket. 1986. Hardcover. 0959144900 . A good hardcover in a fair dustwrapper. The book is in clean blue boards very bumped/rubbed to the spine ends/corners and bottom edges, spine lean, internally without no writing or stamps, unmarked pages. The dustwrapper is quite creased to the edges with small chips to the spine ends/tips - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 278 pages .

$26.20

BROWN'S BRIDGE BOOK FOR THE ENGLISH CHANNEL
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BROWN'S BRIDGE BOOK FOR THE ENGLISH CHANNEL

By [???]

United Kingdom: Brown, Son & Ferguson. Good+. 1949. Hardcover. A good 1949 new edition hardcover without dustwrapper in soiled heavy card boards rubbed to the corners with a faded red-cloth spine which is slightly frayed at the ends, internally very good without writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$6.57

REED'S TABLES OF DISTANCES Between Ports and Places in All Parts of the  World
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REED'S TABLES OF DISTANCES Between Ports and Places in All Parts of the World

By Whittingham, H. and C. T. King

United Kingdom: Thomas Reed & Co. Ltd. Very Good. 1947. Hardcover. A very good 1947 11th Edition reprint hardcover without dustwrapper in slightly soiled/edge-worn paper covered boards, the blue backstrip is faded and slightly frayed at the ends, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 192 pages .

$19.70

THE SHIPBROKERS' REGISTER 1988-1989

By The Shipbrokers' Register

Sweden: Shipbrokers Register. Very Good+. 1988. Hardcover. A very good hardcover without dustwrapper (if issued) in clean blue boards with shiny gilt lettering bumped to the spine ends/corners, no writing or stamps, tightly and securely bound. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 459 pages .

$59.09

RIVER AND FIRTH OF CLYDE, 1549-1993: A Selective Bibliography
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RIVER AND FIRTH OF CLYDE, 1549-1993: A Selective Bibliography

By Cohen, Ben

United Kingdom: B. Cohen. New. 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. 0951039113 . NEW - A Near Fine 1st edition hardcover, lightly bumped to the spine ends, with slight shop wear. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 250 pages .

$85.36