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The Path Between the Seas

The Path Between the Seas

by David McCullough

Describes all the events and personalities involved in the monumental undertaking which precipitated revolution, scandal, economic crisis, and a new Central American republic Bibliography: p. 655-669.
Includes index.
Waterfront

Waterfront

by Phillip Lopate

Phillip Lopate is the author of numerous books, including Getting Personal: Selected Writings, the essay collections Bachelorhood, Against Joie de Vivre, Writing New York, and Portrait of My Body, and the novels The Rug Merchant and Confessions of Summer. Most recently, Lopate authored Seaport: New York’s Vanished Waterfront, a book of photographs of maritime Manhattan. He is also the editor of The Art of the Personal Essay, and his work has appeared in The Paris Review, Esquire, Vogue, and many... Read more
History Of the Second World War

History Of the Second World War

by Captain S W Roskill

The Life Of Nelson

The Life Of Nelson

by A T Mahan

Merchant Fleets

Merchant Fleets

by Duncan Haws

Hidden Horrors

Hidden Horrors

by Yuki Tanaka

The Colonial Clippers

The Colonial Clippers

by Basil Lubbock

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Battle Report

by Walter, Et Al Karig

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Annals Of the Natal Museum

by Ernest Warren

Marine Books & Ephemera

Julius Stockfleth

Julius Stockfleth

by McGuire, James Patrick

The Sea-Side Book

The Sea-Side Book

by Harvey, W H

First Lady

First Lady

by Cottee, Kay

Glaucus

Glaucus

by Kingsley, Charles

An L. Francis Herreshoff Reader Herreshoff,

An L. Francis Herreshoff Reader Herreshoff,

by Francis, L

International Marine Publishing Company, Camden 1978.. 8vo. hardcover. 16pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. .
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AU$20.16
Sailing Alone Around the World

Sailing Alone Around the World

by Slocum, Joshua

Alard Coles Nautical, London 1999.. 8vo softcover 294pp, b/w illus. Good+, foxing to edges, front cover . In the 1890s Captain Joshua Slocum, an ageing Massachussetts merchantman, was the first man to circumnavigate the globe single-handed. He did so in a 37-foot sailboat he had rebuilt from a derelict oyster sloop. He set down the story of his odyssey in this volume. .
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AU$13.44
Wandering Under Sail

Wandering Under Sail

by Hiscock, Eric C

Oxford University Press, 1977.. 8vo. hardcover. 244pp. index, b/w illus., map. Very good./ Very good d/w with chipped corners & spine ends. .
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AU$20.16
Wind Song: Our Ten Years in the Yacht Delivery Business

Wind Song: Our Ten Years in the Yacht Delivery Business

by Ellam, Patrick & June

International Marine Publishing Company, Camden, n.d.. 8vo. hardcover. 222pp. endpaper maps. Very good. / Good+ d/w with some small tears. .
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AU$16.80
Bloeyende Opkomst der Aloude en Hedendaagsche Groenlandische Visschery

Bloeyende Opkomst der Aloude en Hedendaagsche Groenlandische Visschery

by ZORGDRAGER, C(ornelius) G(isbert)

First Edition. hardcover. 6 folding maps. Engraved Frontis. and 7 other plates, one folding. [36], 330, [12]pp. + errata & ad from publisher. 8vo, handsomely rebound in modern 3/4 crimson morocco; (two small chips to margins of two leaves). Amsterdam: Joannes Oosterwyk, 1720.<br/><br/> A bright, clean copy of this classic of whale fishery by the Dutch in Greenland. "Zorgdrager's work is by far the most important of the early authorities on the Northern Whalefishery, and must... Read more
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$5,000.00
Sea-Dogs of To-day.

Sea-Dogs of To-day.

by Villiers, Alan

Harrap, London, 1934.. 8vo. hardcover. 284pp. Good. some foxing, covers faded, bookplate on front pastedown. .
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AU$22.40
Datos sobre la Marina de Guerra de las Diferentes Naciones; Estados Unidos

Datos sobre la Marina de Guerra de las Diferentes Naciones; Estados Unidos

by MARTINEZ-JURADO Y RUIZ, Adolfo

Havana: La Messtranza de Artilleria, 1898. First Edition. hardcover. very good(-). 38 color lithographs of ships, drawings. Thin elephant folio, original cloth-backed boards; (slight wear to spine). Habana: La Messtranza de Artilleria, 1898. Limited Edition. Very good.<br/><br/> Each ship of the U.S. navy is illustrated with a lithograph and 3 cross-section drawings. Architectural statistics on each ship.<br/><br/>
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$4,000.00
From Oar to Diesel on the Swan.

From Oar to Diesel on the Swan.

by Murray, Mr, K, O

Western Australian Historical Society 1949.. 8vo. stapled wraps. 20pp. b/w illus. Very good. .
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AU$13.44
Concord, Stilletto, Columbia

Concord, Stilletto, Columbia

by COZZENS, Frederick S

Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1893. unbound. Print. Lithograph. Sheet measures 10.5 x 13.5 inches. In very good condition.<br/><br/> A view of three naval vessels in New York Harbor, with the Statue of Liberty in the background. Plate 19 from 'Our Navy: it's growth and achievements' by J.D. Jerold Kelley and Frederick S. Cozens.<br/><br/>
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$250.00
Windjammer &#39;Prentice

Windjammer 'Prentice

by Large, Captain Vincent

Hutchinson of Australia 1971.. 8vo. hardcover. 208pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to endpapers. / Very good d/w with a little fading and rubbing to edges. .
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AU$28.00
Sun dogs halo [Troisieme Partie]

Sun dogs halo [Troisieme Partie]

by VEER, Gerrit de

Amsterdam: Cornelius Claesz (Cornille Nicolas), 1609. very good. Engraving. Uncolored. Sheet measures 12.75" x 9.25"<br/><br/> Side view of two of the ships used by Willem Barentsz in his third voyage during his Arctic explorations in search of the Northeast Passage. The text above the view describes the curious phenomenon illustrated in the top center, "For the sake of a marvelous Meteor, seen on the 4th day, in the year 1596, for each side of the Sun was another shining... Read more
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$1,400.00
Middle Harbour Yacht Club: 1939-1999: The First Sixty Years

Middle Harbour Yacht Club: 1939-1999: The First Sixty Years

by Kalytis, Julia (Editor)

Maritime Heritage Press, Sydney, 1999. 4to. hardcover. 144pp. b/w illus. Good, some marks on cover. / Very good, faded d/w. Copy number 478 Signed by Commodore Rob Reynolds. .
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AU$13.44
Astronomical Coordinate Conversion Table (Navord Report 3466 Nots 1070)

Astronomical Coordinate Conversion Table (Navord Report 3466 Nots 1070)

by H.E. Tillitt

U.s. Naval Ordnance Test Station, 1954. Book. Good +. Leather_bound. Good+ blue leatherbound softcover with gilt lettering. Short closed tear to front hinge paper. Pages all clean/unmarked. LIght scuffs to covers. Report to rear. Binding solid. THICK Volume. 731 pp..
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$47.00
A Voyage Round The World; But More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America: Performed in 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788, in the King George and Queen Charlotte

A Voyage Round The World; But More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America: Performed in 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788, in the King George and Queen Charlotte

by PORTLOCK, Nathaniel

London: Stockdale, 1789. hardcover. very good(+). 20 plates, including 5 folding maps; (frontispiece portrait torn in margin). xii, 384, xlpp. 4to, 1/2 morocco; (rubbed), London: for John Stockdale..., 1789. Very good (+).<br/><br/> Voyage undertaken for the improvement of the fur trade between the west coast of America and China, under the command of Portlock, who had accompanied Captain Cook on his last voyage. This voyage included visits to the Falklands, Sandwich Islands, Prince William... Read more
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$5,000.00
Abbildung der Bludigen See Treffens zwischen den Holl&Atilde;&curren;ndern und Engell&Atilde;&curren;ndern, so drey tage gewehret, Geschehen im Augusto Anno 1653

Abbildung der Bludigen See Treffens zwischen den Holländern und Engelländern, so drey tage gewehret, Geschehen im Augusto Anno 1653

by MERIAN, Matthaus

Frankfurt: Mattheus Merian. unbound. View. Uncolored copper engraving. Image measures 11.5 x 14.5".<br/><br/> This incredible circa 1655 view depicts a scene from the important naval battle during the first Anglo-Dutch War. The Battle of Ter Heijde or the Battle of Scheveningen was fought in July 31 1653 (10 August according to the Gregorian calendar) off the Dutch coast between the Commonwealth of England and the United Provinces. This final battle resulted in both sides claiming a... Read more
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$500.00
The Privateers: a Raiding Voyage to the Great South Sea

The Privateers: a Raiding Voyage to the Great South Sea

by Macliesh, Archibald Fleming and Krieger, Martin L

Random House, New York, 1962.. 8vo. hardcover. 368pp. index. Very good. / Fair, chipped d/w. .
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AU$20.16
A Visit to a Light-House

A Visit to a Light-House

by MURRAY, W.B.; HARPER'S WEEKLY

New York: Harper's Weekly, 1876. unbound. very good(+). Woodcut with hand coloring. 16" x 21.75". Shows some light foxing. Verso shows repair at centerfold. In very good condition.<br/><br/> A grouping of eight images that show the upkeep of a light-house. <br><br>Issued in the January 15, 1876 edition of Harper's Weekly. <br><br>Harper's Weekly was a New York-based illustrated political magazine published from 1857 until 1916. The magazine... Read more
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$225.00
The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World

The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World

by Paine, Lincoln

Atlantic Books, London 2014.. 8vo. hardcover. 744pp. index, colour illus. Fine. / Fine d/w. .
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AU$28.00
Three Autographed Pieces of Memorabilia

Three Autographed Pieces of Memorabilia

by PEARY, Admirial Robert Edwin (1856 - 1920)

New York, 1907. unbound. A scrapbook page of Peary memorabilia, including 3 items, starting with his handwritten comments written over a reproduction of a photo of an Eskimo in his kayak (to be used as an illustration in Peary's book called "Children of the Arctic"), in full: "This can go in the chapter which speaks of being at Etah after getting out of the ice in Payer Harbor in the spring of 1901 or as a tailpiece where there is space." The other two items are a clipped... Read more
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$450.00
The Blue Planet : A Natural History of the Oceans

The Blue Planet : A Natural History of the Oceans

by Byatt, Andrew; Fothergill, Alastair; Holmes, Martha

BBC. 2001. Lage Square 4to. hardcover. 384pp. index, colour illus. very good, top edge wavy. / very good d/w with faded spine & curled top front edge. .
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AU$28.00
The Catboat Book

The Catboat Book

by Leavens, John M. (editor)

International Marine Publishing Company, Camden 1976.. 4to. hardcover. 160pp. b/w illus. Very good. / no d/w. .
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AU$33.60
Merchant Fleets: Thos.&amp; Jas.Harrison No. 15

Merchant Fleets: Thos.& Jas.Harrison No. 15

by Haws, Duncan

Hereford: TCL Publications, 1988. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 120pp. With details of all 326 ships of the Thos. & Jas. Harrison fleet at Liverpool including the 120 scale illustrated profiles of most.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 9.25 x 6 inches.
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£16.50
Autographed Letter Signed on rare letterhead

Autographed Letter Signed on rare letterhead

by NIXON, Lewis

Brooklyn, 1902. unbound. Autographed letter signed on rare "New East River Bridge" letterhead, a building project of which Nixon was president. Written to the editor of the "Brooklyn Eagle" and accompanied by a 5 x 3-inch picture of Nixon cut from what may be a contemporary magazine. 1 page, 10.25 x 8 inches, 4to (slightly stained by purple typewriter ink, as is picture). New York, April 24, no year, circa 1902. Very good condition.<br/><br/> American Naval architect and... Read more
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$200.00