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A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD, IN THE YEARS MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV.

by Anson, George

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Published
1748
Condition
VG/NONE
Edition
Second Edition
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London: Printed for John and Paul Knapton. VG/NONE. 1748. Second Edition. Hardcover. Stated Second Edition. George Anson, Esq, Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty's Ships, sent upon an Expedition to the South-Seas. Compiled from the papers and other materials of the Right Honourable George Lord Anson, and published under his direction. By Richard Walter,… Read more
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VOYAGES ROUND THE WORLD. FROM THE DEATH OF CAPTAIN COOK TO THE PRESENT TIME; INCLUDING... (IN TWO VOLUMES IN ONE)

by Anon

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Published
1844
Condition
VG/NONE
Edition
First American Edition
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$55.00

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NY: Harper & Brothers. VG/NONE. 1844. First American Edition. Hardcover. Black boards, gilt decorated/lettered spine. The Family Library no. 172 on spine. Very light eps soil. Spine tips/ rear joint/corners tiny chipping. Otherwise a bright copy. ; 4" x 6 1/4"; 401 pages .
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Philadephia: Henry F. Anners. VG/NONE. 1844. Early Edition. Hardcover. Very scarce book. Dark brown embossed boards, gilt decorated/lettered spine. Some lt/tiny spine tip chipping, very lt extremity wear. First couple prelim pgs have a small damp stain on top corner of pg, also some occasional foxing on text pgs. Rear flyleaf has been approx 1/2 torn away.… Read more
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FOUR YEARS ABOARD THE WHALESHIP. EMBRACING CRUISES IN THE PACIFIC, ATLANTIC, INDIAN, AND ANTARCTIC OCEANS, IN THE YEARS 1855,'6, '7, '8, '9.

by Whitecar, William B. Jr.

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Published
1864
Condition
VG+/NONE
Edition
Early Edition
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$375.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co.. VG+/NONE. 1864. Early Edition. Hardcover. Rare, dark green textured cloth with gilt lettered spine. HOWES W373, FORSTER 101. Six pages of ads in rear of book. An interesting account of Whitecar aboard the whaleship, originating from New Bedford, Mass and returning with voyages in the Pacific, South Atlantic, Indian Oceans, and… Read more
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THE MODEL SHIP, HER ROLE IN HISTORY

by Boyd, Norman Napier

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Published
2000
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F/F
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Woodbridge, Suffolk, U. K.: Antique Collectors’ Club Ltd. F/F. 2000. Hardcover. 1857493271 . A very nice color pictorial DJ with a bright and clean book. Profusely illustrated in color photography. A touch wrinkled on DJ top edge, very minor. ; Color Photography; Oversized; 191 pages .
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The Unknown Shore

by O'Brian, Patrick

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Published
1995
Condition
F/F
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780393038590
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NY: W. W. Norton & Company. F/F. 1995. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0393038599 . Nice color pictorial DJ bright and crisp as book. ; Aubrey/maturin Series; 313 pages; An immediate precursor to Patrick O'Brian's acclaimed Aubrey/Maturin series, displaying all the splendid prose and attention to detail that O'Brian's readers expect. Patrick O'Brian's first novel about the… Read more
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BLUE AT THE MIZZEN

by O'Brian, Patrick

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Published
1999
Condition
F/F
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780393048445
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NY: W. W. Norton & Company. F/F. 1999. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0393048446 . (Vol. Book 20) (Aubrey/Maturin Novels). The South American expedition is a desperate affair; and in the end Jack's bold initiative to strike at the vastly superior Spanish fleet precipitates a spectacular naval action that will determine both Chile's fate and his own. Small… Read more
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THE ATHENIAN TRIREME, THE HISTORY AND RECONSTRUCTION OF AN ANCIENT GREEK WARSHIP

by Morrison, J. S. & J. F. Coates & N. B. Rankov

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Published
2000
Condition
F
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780521564564
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NY: Cambridge University Press. F. 2000. Second Edition. Paperback. 0521564565 . Color pictorial wraps, very clean and bright. A couple neatly highlined lines in book. ; B/w illust/photos/maps; 319 pages; Shortly before the launch of the reconstructed Greek warship, Olympias, the first edition of The Athenian Trireme was published, providing historical and technical background to the… Read more
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The Hundred Days

by O'Brian, Patrick

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Published
1998
Condition
F/F
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780393046748
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NY: W. W. Norton & Company. F/F. 1998. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0393046745 . They are inclined toward Napoleon because of his conversion to Islam during the Egyptian campaign, but they will not move without a shipment of gold ingots from Sheik Ibn Hazm which, according to British intelligence, is on its way via camel caravan to… Read more
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SOUTH: THE STORY OF SHACKLETON'S LAST EXPEDITION 1914-1917

by Shackleton, Sir Ernest

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition
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$800.00

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New York: The MacMillan Company. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1920. First American Edition. Rare book. Nice clean, bright green cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Large folding Map in rear. A touch of slight extremity rubbing. Top pg edge somewhat slightly darkened and a few very tiny/small stain spots. Overall bright and fresh,… Read more
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Eagle Fleet: The Story of a Tanker Fleet in Peace and War

by Lucas, W. E.

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Published
1955
Condition
Fine in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson. Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. This book is about the inside story of a tanker fleet during war time and peace time. The color pictorial DJ (wrapped in mylar) has extremity wear/rubbing, chipping, a few closed edge tears(not affecting any lettering). Book is clean and bright. Very interesting… Read more
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A HISTORY OF SEAMANSHIP

by Phillips-Birt, Douglas

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Published
1971
Condition
F/VG+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385065375
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$7.50

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Garden City, N. Y.: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. F/VG+. 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. 038506537x . Profusely illustrated, 64 color and over 170 b/w illustrations. Nice color pictorial DJ with a small price label on front cover and a touch of extremity rub. ; Color Photography/illustrations; 319 pages .
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FAR HORIZONS,A CELEBRATION OF CRUISING UNDER SAIL

by Innes, Hammond

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Published
1988
Condition
F/VG+
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780911378818
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Dobbs Ferry, NY: Sheridan House. F/VG+. 1988. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0911378812 . Very bright book and DJ. A nice color pictorial DJ with a couple store price labels on rear wrap. ; Maps, b/w illustrations; 217 pages .
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TWO ON A BIG OCEAN

by Roth, Hal

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Published
1972
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NF/NF
ISBN
9780393032161
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NY: W. W. North & Company. NF/NF. 1972. Hardcover; Third Printing. 0393032167 . Story of first circumnavigation of the Pacific basin in a small sailing ship. The personal account of a man and a woman who circumnavigated the Pacific, alone in a thirty-five foot sailboat. A few text pgs with some very neat red underlining. A nice… Read more
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CRUISING IN TROPICAL WATERS AND CORAL

by Lucas, Alan

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Published
1987
Condition
F/NONE
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780877429548
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Camden, Maine: International Marine Publishing Co... F/NONE. 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. 0877429545 . A nice color pictoral cover. Very bright and clean copy. ; Maps, b/w photos; 228 pages .
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AROUND THE WORLD ALONE

by Duncan, Frances Shannon

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Published
1982
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NF/NONE
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Stated First Edition
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NY: Vantage Press. NF/NONE. 1982. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. 533049989 . Lt extremity rub on edges. A couple tiny soil spots on a couple txt pgs as well as a couple pgs folded back on corner. Otherwise fine. ; 159 pages .
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AN ACCOUNT OF THE DISCOVERY OF TAHITI

by Robertson, George (edited, with An Introduction by Oliver Warner)

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Published
1973
Condition
F/F
Edition
Reprint
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London: Folio Press: J. M. Dent. F/F. 1973. Reprint. Hardcover. Nice green cloth, with gilt decorations and gilt lettered spine. Originial glassine DJ bright and clean as book. A great copy. ; Wood engravings; 127 pages .
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RUSSIAN SEA POWER

by Fairhall, David

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Published
1971
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F/F
ISBN
9780876450406
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Boston: By Author. F/F. 1971. Hardcover; Stated First Printing. 0876450400 . An account of its present strength and strategy. A bright copy. ; b/w plates; 286 pages .
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INCIDENTS OF A WHALING VOYAGE

by Olmsted, Francis Allyn

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Published
1969
Condition
F/VG
Edition
First Edition Thus
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NY: Bell Publishing Company. F/VG. 1969. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. . .. To which are added observations on scenery, manners and customs, and missionary stations, of the Sandwich and Society Islands. A very lt/barely noticable damp stain spot on top pg edge. Pictorial DJ with some lightening on the spine and tiny chip, and a couple small… Read more
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GOLD, GLORY, AND THE GOSPEL, THE ADVENTURES LIVES AND TIMES OF THE RENAISSANCE EXPLORERS

by Wright, Louis B.

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Published
1970
Condition
F/VG+
Edition
Stated First Edition
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NY: Atheneum. F/VG+. 1970. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Prince Henry the Navigator to Sir Walter Raleigh. Lt DJ extremity rubbing, tiny closed edge tears. ; 362 pages .
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