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    PILOTING, SEAMANSHIP AND SMALL BOAT HANDLING by Charles F. Chapman

    New York: Motor Boating, 1944. Hardcover. Very Good. 9 x 12 in. Bue cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine ends bumped and worn, covers sunned at edges and spine. Front hinge a bit weak. Text unmarked. Naut. Stax.


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    PILOTING, SEAMANSHIP AND SMALL BOAT HANDLING 1963-64 Edition by Chapman, Charles

    New York NY: Motor Boating. 1962. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. ; A complete illustrated course on the operation of small boats supplemented by hundreds of problems, questions and answers. ; Motor Boating's Ideal Series; B&W and color Illustrations; 504 pages .


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    Piloting, Seamanship and Small Boat Handling by Chapman, Charles F

    New York, N. Y.: Hearst Corporation. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1976. 52nd Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 091099031X . Binding is tight and pages are clean. No marking or writing noted in book. Boards are straight with minor edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. 640 pages.; Black & white photographs, drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 640 pages .


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    $101.91

    Piloting, Seamanship and Small Boat Handling - Vol. V by Charles F. Chapman

    2011-05-08. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!


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    Boating in Canada - Practical Piloting and Seamanship by Griffiths, Garth

    University of Toronto Press. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. Second Edition. Hardcover. 0802018173 . This specific hardback book is in fine condition with a hard board cover that has sharp edges and corners and has a tight binding. The pages are clean, crisp, unmarked and uncreased . The dust jacket is in very good condition with a bit of cover or edge wear. We package all books in custom cardboard book boxes and ship daily with tracking numbers.; "Excellent handbook of everthing you need to become familar with every aspect of boating. From tying a knot to understanding Navigational charts and Ploting your own trip."; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 328 pages .


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    GLENANS SAILING MANUAL by Harle, Philipe

    Tuckahoe, NY: John De Graff, Inc.. 1965. First US Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edgewear. DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; B&W Illustrations; 446 pages .


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    AUD $25.00

    FitzRoy. The Remarkable Story of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the Weather Forecast by Gribbin, John and Mary

    London: Review. 2003. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates and maps. 336 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.


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    Piloting, Seamanship and Small Boat Handling by Charles F. Chapman

    Hardcover. Very Good/good. 1967-68, New Revised and enlarged edition, Motor Boating Mag. Fat, heavy 4to, 505pp, but d.j. is battered; shelf wear and chipping to edges of d.j. and one long closed tear and small open tear to front of d.j. and one large open tear across the top back of the d.j. Book is clean and tight, in Mylar cover, A complete illustrated course to develop skill, pleasure and safety in the navigation of small boats on coastal and inland waters. THE classic tome with everything mariners need to know about piloting, seamanship, sailing, small boat handling.


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    Capt. James Cook Navigator The achievements of Captain James Cook as a seaman, navigator and surveyor by Cordingly, David (editor)

    London: National Maritime Museum. 1988. Small Quarto Size. Very Good + condition. Illustrated with colour photographs as well as colour and black and white drawings/ maps. 111 pages Published in association with Campbell Publishing, Sydney for an exhibition celebrating the bicentenary of Australia. . 1st thus. Softcover.


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    PILOTING, SEAMANSHIP, and SMALL BOAT HANDLING by CHARLES F. CHAPMAN

    NY: Motor Boating Publishing, 1965. Book. Fair. Hardback. 1964-65 Edition. 11 ½ x 8 ½. TITLE: PILOTING, SEAMANSHIP and SMALL BOAT HANDLING 1964-65 EDITION AUTHOR: CHARLES F. CHAPMAN PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: Motor Boating Publishing, NY 1965 EDITION: Reprint Assumed or Possible Annual publication, 1964-65 EDITION CATEGORY: Boating BINDING/COVER: Hardback without dust jacket ---NOT SIGNED--- CONDITION: (All defects if any are formulated into pricing by ViewFair Books books. If we miss any defects are highlights on any book, our policy is to make immediate amends to any customer): the book is without a dust jacket. The outside is in a little rough condition, there is some chipping to the top and bottom edges (see photo). Previous owner's stamp on the front endpaper. Book has a used look. There is some black magic marker lines (about 7) in the side gutter. Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean, book is tight and sturdy. SIZE: 11 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 504 pages BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: 1964-65 EDITION. Motor Boating Publishing, NY 1965. Fair/None dust jacket condition. The book is in a used state. There are some marker lines in the side gutter. REALLY GOOD PRICE! InvCode zo62 ViewFair Books :.


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    Piloting, Seamanship and Small Boat Handling: 1971 Edition - 49th Year by CHAPMAN, Charles F

    (New York): Motor Boating, 1970. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. First edition. Quarto. 638pp. Contains black and white illustrations. Near fine with modest foxing along the page edges and faint soiling on the front board in a good price-clipped dustwrapper with a long tear along the front spine fold, large chipping on the spine ends, and tears along the flap folds. With revisions by Elbert S. Maloney, William Koelbel, John Wilde, H.D. Da Boll, and Gardner Emmons.


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    BEGINNER'S BOOK OF SAILING by Grell, Gunther

    New York NY: Henry Regnery Company. 1975. First US Edition. Softcover. 0809282380 . Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; B&W Illustrations; 120 pages .


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    Piloting, Seamanship, and Small Boat Handling by CHAPMAN, Charles F

    New York: Motor Boating, 1962. Hardcover. Good. 1963-1964 Edition. Water damaged, extremities bumped, paper stuck to boards, thus good only. Inscribed by author on front fly. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.


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    Piloting, Seamanship and Small Boat Handling: 52nd Edition by CHAPMAN, Charles F

    (New York): Motor Boating & Sailing, 1976. Hardcover. Very Good. Second printing. Small quarto. 640pp. Gilt titles. Contains black and white illustrations and color plates. Very good with a tiny tear on page 89, faint soiling on the page foredge, and soft rubbing along the bottom edge. With revisions by Elbert S. Maloney, William Koelbel, Robert Ogg, and Gardner Emmons.


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    CAD $5.00

    Cruising Grounds by (ed) Library of Boating

    Time-Life Books, 1976. 2. good. This book describes the major cruising areas of North America. One of the Time Life Library of Boating series books.


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    The Cruise of the 'CACHALOT'. Round the World After Sperm Whales. by Bullen, Frank T

    London: Macmillan & Co.. 1976[1906]. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 375 pages Frank T. Bullen writes about a South Sea Whaling expedition from a seaman's point of view. . Reprint. Hardback.


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    PILOTING Seamanship and Small Boat Handling by CHAPMAN Charles F

    New York: Motor Boating and Sailing Books, 1975. 0910990212. Tall 8vo. Original gilt lettered dark blue coth (minor wear on spine ends, otherwise VG) in heavy gilt lettered red board slipcase (VG). Pp. 639 + 6 reference cards unopened and still wraped in cellophane, illus with b&w and coloured diagrams and b&w photos throughout (no inscriptions).


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    PILOTING, SEAMANSHIP AND SMALL BOAT HANDLING - 1965 - 66 [1966] EDITION by Charles F. Chapman

    New York: Motor Boating, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 9 x 12 inches. 504 pages. Condition of the book is Very Good, covers slightly warped, text and illustrations are very clean, binding is tight. Dust jacket is Good, edge wear, chips and rippling. STK


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    PILOTING, SEAMANSHIP AND SMALL BOAT HANDLING A Practical Treatise Dealing with Those Branches of Motor Boating with Which Every Yachtsman Should be Familiar by Chapman, Charles

    New York NY: Motor Boating. 1951. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; A complete illustrated course on small boat work with many suggested questions and problems to be solved. 1952-53 edition. ; Motor Boating's Ideal Series; B&W and color Illustrations; 500 pages .


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    Pacific Navigators, The by Allen, Oliver E

    Time-Life Books, 1980. 1st. very good. bw, col. The Pacific Navigators is one of the Seafarers series books from Time Life.  The book details the European exploration of the Pacific Ocean and the Polynesians who were the first navigators of the Pacific.


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