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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
The Life Of Nelson

The Life Of Nelson

by A T Mahan

Hidden Horrors

Hidden Horrors

by Yuki Tanaka

History Of the Second World War

History Of the Second World War

by Captain S W Roskill

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

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Merchant Fleets

by Duncan Haws

Marine Books & Ephemera

The Sea-Side Book

The Sea-Side Book

by Harvey, W H

Julius Stockfleth

Julius Stockfleth

by McGuire, James Patrick

Glaucus

Glaucus

by Kingsley, Charles

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; (several torn or repaired). xii, 384, xlpp. 4to, 1/2 morocco; (rubbed, p. xi torn in gutter, ex-lib). London: for John Stockdale..., 1789. Very good. 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 Sound... Read more
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$4,000.00
The Kennebec River.

The Kennebec River.

by DES BARRES, Joseph Frederick Wallet (1721-1824)

London: Publish'd according to Act of Parliament April 24 1776 by J.F.W. Des Barres Esqr DES BARRES, Joseph Frederick Wallet (1721-1824). The Kennebec River. London: Publish'd according to Act of Parliament April 24 1776 by J.F.W. Des Barres Esqr. 2 sheets, joined (42 4/8 x 30 4/8 inches) A fine chart of the Kennebec or Sagadehoc River watershed in Maine (old vertical folds). A magnificent chart from Des Barres's superb atlas, The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of... Read more
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$4,800.00
Muck Diving: a diver's guide to the wonderful world of critters.

Muck Diving: a diver's guide to the wonderful world of critters.

by Marsh, Nigel

New Holland Publishers, 2017.. 8vo. softcover. 352pp. index, colour illus. Very good+. in plastic cover. .
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AU$16.80
Autographed Letter Signed

Autographed Letter Signed

by BUCHER, Lloyd "Pete

1981. unbound. Autographed letter signed twice as "L.M. Bucher" in response to a request for an autographed photo [not included]. 1 page, 4to, 10.5 x 8 inches, on spectacular full-color "USS Pueblo" letterhead. March 31, 1981. Horizontal folds; near fine condition. Naval hero; captain of the U.S.S. Pueblo, which was seized in the Sea of Japan by North Korea in 1968.
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$200.00
Van Nostrand's Standard Catalog Of Shells

Van Nostrand's Standard Catalog Of Shells

by Wagner, Robert J.L. & Abbott, R. Tucker

Van Nostrand, 1967. 2nd edition.. 8vo. softcover. 303pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, small crease on cover corner. .
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AU$16.80
The Book of the Sextant, with Ancient and Modern Instruments of Navigation.

The Book of the Sextant, with Ancient and Modern Instruments of Navigation.

by Hughes, , Arthur J

Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd, 1938.. 8vo. hardcover. 90pp. Very good, top corner of cover faded, light foxing, owner's signature on fep. / poor, chipped d/w. .
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AU$33.60
An Exact Representation of the Grand Funeral Car which carried the Remains of Lord Nelson to St Pauls on Thursday January 9th 1806

An Exact Representation of the Grand Funeral Car which carried the Remains of Lord Nelson to St Pauls on Thursday January 9th 1806

by FORES, S. W

London: S. W. Fores, 1806. hardcover. Aquatint with hand coloring and text extension pasted down. 12 1/2 x 10 inches. Some foxing and toning. An unusual depiction of the funeral car which carried the coffin of Lord Nelson to St Paul's Cathedral. Underneath the print is a short piece of text in English authenticating the exact representation as drawn directly from the car. The funeral car design was like that of HMS Victory and carried trophies from some of the ships he defeated in battle.
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$200.00
The Sea-Horse and Its Relatives

The Sea-Horse and Its Relatives

by Whitely, Gilbert & Allan, Joyce

Georgian House Melbourne 1958.. 8vo. hardcover. 84pp. index, b/w illus. colour frontis. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w .
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AU$28.00
The Set of the Sails: The Story of a Cape Horn Seaman

The Set of the Sails: The Story of a Cape Horn Seaman

by Villiers, Alan

Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1950.. 8vo. hardcover. 247pp. index, b/w illus. Good, light foxing. / Fair torn & chipped d/w(repaired). .
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AU$20.16
Gulf Stream Map - Atlantic or Western Ocean

Gulf Stream Map - Atlantic or Western Ocean

by JONES, Benjamin

Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society. Map. Engraving. Uncolored. Image measures 12" x 20". Page measures 21.25" x 17.5". This late-18th-century map illustrates the phenomenon of the Gulf Stream as named and first charted by Benjamin Franklin in 1762. A thick band of engraved lines visualize the ocean current flowing from the Gulf of Mexico up the Eastern seaboard and then east to the coast of Africa, labelled as "Azanhaga." Jones' map builds on Franklin's... Read more
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$1,975.00
SHIP MODELLING HINTS AND TIPS

SHIP MODELLING HINTS AND TIPS

by CRAINE, Lt. Comdr. J.H. (Jason)

London. Percival Marshall. 1948. 1st Ed.. 8vo. hardcover. 117pp. b/w illus, frontis. very good, foxing to endpapers. / good d/w, chipped on corners. .
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AU$22.40
The Sitmar Liners & The V Ships  1928 - 1998

The Sitmar Liners & The V Ships 1928 - 1998

by Eliseo, Maurizio

Carmania Press, London, 1998.. 4to. hardcover. 299pp. colour & b/w illus. b/w cross-sections(6 folding). Very good+. / Very good d/w a little sunned on edges with a small tear(repaired). .
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AU$39.20
Decouvertes des Francois, en 1768 & 1769, dans le sud-est de la Nouvelle Guinee et Reconnoissances posterieures des memes Terres par les Navigateurs Anglois; qui leur ont impose de nouveaux noms; precedees de l'Abrege historique des Navigations & des Decouvertes des Espagnols dans les memes Parages

Decouvertes des Francois, en 1768 & 1769, dans le sud-est de la Nouvelle Guinee et Reconnoissances posterieures des memes Terres par les Navigateurs Anglois; qui leur ont impose de nouveaux noms; precedees de l'Abrege historique des Navigations & des Decouvertes des Espagnols dans les memes Parages

by FLEURIEU (Charles Pierre Claret). Par M.***, ancien Capitaine de Vaisseau

Paris: L'Imprimerie Royale, 1790. First. paperback. very good. 1 volume, 4to, xvi (title, opinion of the bookbinder, errata, foreword); iv (table of contents); 309 pages of text, wide margins, 12 folding maps and plates numbered I - XII. Original blue wrappers, quite rubbed, lacks spine, deckled edges. Paris: L'Imprimerie Royale, 1790. First Edition. Internally very good. Charles Pierre Claret de Fleurieu (1738-1810) entered the navy at age fourteen. He was an explorer, hydrographer and... Read more
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$3,500.00
The Intracoastal Waterway: A Cockpit Cruising Handbook

The Intracoastal Waterway: A Cockpit Cruising Handbook

by Jan and Bill Moeller

Newport, Rhode Island: Seven Seas Press, Inc. 1984 ISBN:0-915160-23-4. Softcover - spiral bound. Second Printing. Illustrations. "Contains all the information needed for navigating the intracoastal waterway from Norfolk to Miami in a powerboat or sail boat". Very Good.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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$12.00
Achievement in British Shipbuilding

Achievement in British Shipbuilding

by Hardy, A. C

London Pilot Press, n.d. circa 1942. 4to. stapled softcover. 35pp. b/w illus. very good. .
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AU$28.00
Voyage fait par l'Ordre du Roi en 1750 et 1751, dans L'Amerique Septrionale, pour rectifier les Cartes des Cotes de L'Acadie, de L'Isle Royale & L'Isle de Terreneuve; Et pour en fixer les principaux points par des Observations Astronomiques

Voyage fait par l'Ordre du Roi en 1750 et 1751, dans L'Amerique Septrionale, pour rectifier les Cartes des Cotes de L'Acadie, de L'Isle Royale & L'Isle de Terreneuve; Et pour en fixer les principaux points par des Observations Astronomiques

by CHABERT, M. [Joseph Bernard de]

First Edition. paperback. large folding map, five additional folding maps, one folding plate and folding chart. [viii], 288pp. 4to, publisher's marbled wrappers, untrimmed; (some dampstaining to the inner margins on the last quarter of the text, otherwise a truly superb copy). A Paris: De L'Imprimerie Royale, 1753. First edition. "Mr Chabert's work is highly praised by the commission appointed by the French Academy of Sciences to examine it, and it is is recommended as a model to... Read more
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$4,000.00
Marine Resources and History of the MIssissippi Gulf Coast VOLUME 3

Marine Resources and History of the MIssissippi Gulf Coast VOLUME 3

by unknown

Mississippi Dept. of Marine Resources, 1998. Paperback. Very Good. VG pictorial softcover. 1998. VOLUME 3. Photos throughout. Pages all clean/unmarked. Covers bright and clean. LIghtest scuffs. Binding solid. 319 pp. OVERSIZE volume.
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$20.00
A Voyage in the West Indies: containing various observations made during a Residence in Barbadoes, and several of the Leeward Islands..

A Voyage in the West Indies: containing various observations made during a Residence in Barbadoes, and several of the Leeward Islands..

by Waller, John Augustine

London: Sir Richard Phillips, 1820. First. hardcover. fine. Illustrated with 1 map and 6 black & white aquatints. Slim 8vo, 106pp., deckled edges, 1/4 recent crimson morocco, marbled boards. London: Sir Richard Phillips, 1820. First Edition. Fine. Sabin 10114; Cundall 2150. Issued as partk of Sir Richard Phillips' New Voyages.
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$950.00
Barrier islands and beaches Technical proceedings of the 1976 Barrier Island Workshop, Annapolis, Maryland, May 17-18, 1976

Barrier islands and beaches Technical proceedings of the 1976 Barrier Island Workshop, Annapolis, Maryland, May 17-18, 1976

by Unknown

Conservation Foundation, 1976. Paperback. Good. Good softcover. EX-LIB w/usual markings. Laminated covers. Diagrams throughout. Pages clean. Mild edgewear. Binding solid. 149 pp.
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$27.00
Les Costes de France sur l'Ocean et sur la Mer Mediterranee, Corigees, Augmentees, et Divisees, en Capitaineries Garde-Costes

Les Costes de France sur l'Ocean et sur la Mer Mediterranee, Corigees, Augmentees, et Divisees, en Capitaineries Garde-Costes

by FER, Nicolas de

hardcover. Dediees a Monseigneur le Dauphin par Sontres Humble et tres Obeissant Serviteur et Geographe, De Fer. Beautiful double-page engraved title page [4], 38, [2], 60, 28pp. This splendid atlas is illustrated with 32 engraved coastal charts including a folding wind chart and a general index chart of France. The double page maps have delicate outline hand coloring. An engraved divisional title page (number 26) entitled "Les Costes de la Mer Mediterranee" is the 33rd plate. Short 4to (9.5 x... Read more
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$11,000.00
Survival Strategies in Early Life Stages of Marine Resources

Survival Strategies in Early Life Stages of Marine Resources

by Watanabe Y

Balkema, 1996. Hardcover. Very Good. VG hardcover. Mild edgewear/scuffs to covers. Previous owner's name to FFEP, otherwise all pages clean/unmarked. Short scuffed knick to rear cover edge. Covers bright/clean. Binding solid. Diagrams/charts/color plates. 367 pp.
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$55.00
Front unter Wasser. Deutscher U-Boot Krieg 1942, herausgegeben vom Oberkommando der Kriegsmarine.

Front unter Wasser. Deutscher U-Boot Krieg 1942, herausgegeben vom Oberkommando der Kriegsmarine.

by Wiedemeyer, Gerhard:

Berlin, Carl Curtius,, 1942.. 1. Aufl.. OKt., 47 S., Gr.8° (=34 x 24 cm). * Erste Ausgabe des propagandistischen Werbeheftes. Gestaltung: Hans Volckamer. - Aus dem Inhalt: Deutsche U-Boot Männer (Fotostrecke mit 4 P.k.-Zeichnungen) U-Boot bringt feindlichen Frachter auf - Die Stunde der U-Bote ist da! - Schlacht im Atlantik. Die größte und entscheidende des zweiten Weltkriegs! - Strategie im Pazifik - Jetzt fallen die Fesseln! - Deutsche U-Bote gegen USA - Wir sehen New York!... Read more
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€68.00
Autographed Letter Signed

Autographed Letter Signed

by LIPTON, Thomas (Sir). (1850 -1931)

Sandy Hook, 1903. unbound. very good(+). A.L.S. 8vo. 2 pages, on "S.Y. Erin" nautical flag stationary, Sandy Hook, New York, July 4th 1903. While competing for the American Cup, in part: "...Very many thanks for your kind letter and also for the excellent versus you lent me - which I have read with much interest. I can assure you I appreciate the sentiments they express..." Usual folds, otherwise in very good condition. British tea merchant and world-acclaimed yachtsman.
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$250.00