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    $25.00

    TOM CRINGLE'S LOG by Scott, Michael

    London: Richard Edward King. N.D.. Hardcover. Very Good- with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Spine weak and cracked. Pages yellowing. Previous owner's name; 419 pages .


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    AUD $13.00

    True Stories of World War II by Cross, Robin (Ed.)

    London: Michael O'Mara Books. 1994. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 246 pages From generals to GIs, these are the true voices of men at war. . 1st Edition. Hardback.


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    AUD $10.00

    S.O.S. A Book of Sea Adventure by Masters, David

    London: Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1933. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good+ condition. No dustjacket. Spine and upper board faded. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 340 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.


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    $45.83

    Tools of the Maritime Trades by Horsley, John E

    Camden, Maine: International Marine Publishing Company. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1978. Hardcover. Tan cover with gilt lettering on spine has very minimal wear and is clean. Binding sound. There are small very light tide marks on the inside upper corners infringing slightly onto the paste down endpapers. There is a some speckled foxing on the upper part of the endpapers. A small splatter on the upper corner of the text block is visible on about 15 leaves and has left a faint tide mark about 3/8" in from corner, no wrinkling. Pages otherwise clean and unmarked. There is light speckled foxing on the top edge due to dust. DJ has light fading over spine. There is light wear along the upper edge with a few tiny chips. There are tide marks present on the inside of the DJ at the upper corners, which are also visible on the inner flaps but not apparent on the front or back. Not price clipped. DJ now in Brodart archival sleeve. ; Photographs, drawings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 304 pages; 0877421013 .


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    $20.00

    CONRAD ARGOSY by Conrad, Joseph

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.. 1942. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. Edges bumped and worn. ; Introduction by William McFee; Woodcuts; 713 pages .


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    $10.00

    FIRE IN THE WATER by Curry, Peggy Simson

    New York NY: Mcgraw Hill. 1951. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. Previous owner's name; 304 pages .


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    $12.00

    SAILORS OF FORTUNE by McFee, William

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co.. 1935. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges.. DJ flaps clipped; 415 pages .


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    $10.00

    LORD JOHNNIE by White, Leslie Turner

    New York NY: Crown Publishing. 1949. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. DJ is in two pieces, split at the spine, DJ is missing large pieces on spine ; 308 pages .


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    WHITE VOYAGE by Christopher, John

    New York: Simon & Schuster. 1960. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; 212 pages .


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    LADY AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA The Race of a Great Ship Toward a Strange Victory by Roark, Garland

    Garden City , NY: Doubleday. 1958. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; Book Club Edition; 256 pages .


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    AUD $35.00

    Hurricane Hurry by Kingston, W.H.G

    London: Griffith Farran Browne & CO. Limited. n.d circa early 20th Century. Octavo Size. Good Condition but no DJ. Decorated green cloth boards. Light scattered flecking with some small stains to lower front edge. Corners and spine ends rubbed. Rear hinge has cracked between rear endpaper and pastedown, exposing the webbing but binding is otherwise solid. Pencil inscription to front free end paper " Presented to Alexander Lyell McEwen by the Father of him" Sir Alexander Lyell McEwen [1897-1988] was a notable South Australian politician 472 pages . Reprint. Hardback.


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    LADY AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA The Race of a Great Ship Toward a Strange Victory by Roark, Garland

    Garden City , NY: Doubleday. 1958. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. Previous owner's name. DJ is missing small piece at lower edge. ; Book Club Edition; 256 pages .


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    $55.00

    Early Elco PT Boats, Development of 70' and 77' Boats by Ferrell, Bob and Al Ross

    Memphis: PT Boat Museum, 1980. slight edgewear, light score to front cover. 64pp w/index. [ref. E1.283]. Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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    UNDER THE EYE OF THE STORM by Hersey, John

    New York NY: Alfred A. Knopf. 1967. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; Book Club Edition; 247 pages .


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    $8.00

    ALONG THE CLIPPER WAY Famous Tales of the Sea by Chichester, Sir Francis

    New York: Ballantine. 1966. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. 0345021037 . Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Back cover is missing small pieces at bottom edge. ; Extracts from Francis Drake, Shackleton, Slocum and Smeeton, Dana and Ann Davison, Bardiauz and Basil Lubbock, Bullen, Bombard and Conar O'Brien, Anson, Dumas and Alan Villiers, John Masefield and Joseph Conrad. ; Mass Market PB; 304 pages .


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    FIDDLER'S GREEN by Gann, Ernest

    New York NY: William Sloane Associates. 1950. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. 1199999903 . Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; Book Club Edition; 286 pages .


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    $75.00

    PEARLS OF DESIRE by Small, Austin

    New York: Houghton Mifflin. 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; Lanyard, a sea roving gentleman of adventure, accompanied by an intrepid sailor, saves a South Sea Island Prince and Princess from the abuse of a planter. As a reward he is given a map which will lead him to the hiding place of a treasure buried long ago by a pirate whose name was a word of terror around the world. ; 300 pages .


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    $20.00

    CHILDREN OF THE SEA by Stacpoole, H. De Vere

    New York: Duffield & Company. 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Church stamp on front endpaper; 307 pages .


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    LOG CABIN NOBLE A Novel about the Greatest Treasure Hunt in the Caribbean by Mason, F. Van Wyck

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co.. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. 0385012799 . Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. DJ has water staining on front. ; 377 pages .


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    £1.95

    TIDE STILL FLOWING by Jordan, Humfrey

    United Kingdom: Hodder & Stoughton. Fair. 1952. Paperback. READING COPY - A Yellow Hodder paperback without creases to the spine a small separation at the heel, the aged/soiled lightly creased and edge-worn, internally without writing or stamps, very tanned pages tanned and soiled to the text-block edges. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .


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    $18.00

    CLINKER PLYWOOD BOATBUILDING MANUAL by Oughtred, Iain

    WoodenBoat Books. Very Good. 2001. Second Printing. Softcover. Some wear to the covers. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 174 pages .


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    $10.00

    LAST WHALES by Abbey, Lloyd

    New York: Grove. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. 0802111009 . Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; A mature Blue bull whale, weakened by parasites and mercury poisoning, searches for his mate and surviving calf, while remembering the events of his life. ; 358 pages .


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    AUD $22.00

    Motorsailers by Pike, Dag

    London: Stanford Maritime. 1976. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 224 pages The author discusses the various types of hulls, propulsion. steering, rigs, decks, layouts etc. . 1st Edition. Hardback.


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    $75.00

    LIVELY PEGGY by Weyman, Stanley

    New York: Longmans, Green & Company. 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. DJ flap pasted inside. ; 340 pages .


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    $20.00

    Rigging Small Sailboats by Hankinson, Ken

    Bellflower: Glen-L Marine Designs, 1973. light cover rubs. 96pp.. First Edition. Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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