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THE REPORT OF SIR JOHN RENNIE ON THE PIER PROPOSED TO BE ERECTED AT DEAL IN THE COUNTY OF KENT. PLUS OTHE PAMPHLETS. by RENNIE (Sir John).:

Deal Pier Company, J. King, Printer, College Hill, City.. Sammelband of 8 Pamphlets on Estuaries and Sea Defences etc 1838-1894. 8vo, 220 x 145 mm, 8¾ x 5¾ inches, bound together in blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, manuscript list of pamplets in ol...

From Roger Middleton

£295.00


CONSTITUTION, BY-LAWS, RACING RULES, ETC. LARCHMONT YACHT CLUB 1922 by Larchmont Yacht Club

1922. Larchmont Yacht Club. CONSTITUTION, BY-LAWS, RACING RULES, ETC. LARCHMONT YACHT CLUB 1922. Larchmont, NY: The Knickerbocker Press, 1922. 212pp. Frontis. photograph of yacht "Bluejacket", color plates of flags, 2 black and white photograph...

From Columbia Books, Inc. ABAA/ILAB

$135.00


THE LOG BOOK OF WILLIAM ADAMS, 1614-1619 With the Journal of Edward Saris, and Other Documents Relating to Japan, Cochin China, etc by ADAMS, William & Edward Saris. Editor C. J. Purnell:

London, printed by the Eastern Press, 1916.. Reprinted from The Transactions of the Japan Society of London Vol XIII, edited by C. J. Purnell, 1916. 8vo, approximately 245 x 165 mm, 9½ x 6½ inches, frontispiece and 2 illustrations, pages: title page an...

From Roger Middleton

£490.00


COLUMNA ROSTRATA : Or, a critical history of the English sea-affairs: wherein all the remarkable actions of the English nation at sea are described, and the most considerable events (especially in the account of the three Dutch Wars) are proved. by COLLIBER, Samuel. Naval History.:

London, printed for R. Robinson, at the Golden-Lion, in St. Pauls Church-Yard, 1727.. Either from Original Pieces or from the Testimonies of the Best Foreign Historians. 8vo, approximately 200 x 120 mm, 7½ x 5 inches, pages: vi, 7-312, plus 8 unnumbered...

From Roger Middleton

£295.00


The Sailing and Fighting Instructions or Signals; by GREENWOOD, Jonathan

The first naval signals book to be printed in the English language, this is a rare and delightful work, containing an extensive selection of illustrations of ships and canons, mostly with contemporary hand-colouring of the signals. Unofficially produced ...

From Amanda Hall Rare Books

$6,750.00


Historic Lighthouses and Navigational Aids of the Illinois Shore of Lake Michigan by Grossman, Joanne (editor) ; Karamanski, Theodore J. (editor)

Chicago: Chicago Maritime Society/Loyola University Public History Program. Very Good; Owner name written on fore-edge.. 1990. First Printing. Softcover. ii, 124 pages. Black and white illustrations, maps, and appendixes. An inventory and investigation o...

From Old Saratoga Books

$100.00


A New and Accurate Method of Finding a Ship's Position at Sea, By Projection on Mercator's Chart. First the True Bearing of the Land; Secondly the Errors of Longitude By Chronometer,. Thirdly the Sun's True Azimuth. by Sumner, Capt. Thomas H

Boston: Thomas Groom & Co., 1857 Gilt stamped engraving front board, spine bumped, slight edgewear, ow clean, 6 foldout colored charts. 92 pgs, fullpage engraved publishers ads rear. V. Currents in the Gulf of Mexico and the Florida Stream. plate IX 8...

From Open Door Books

$490.00


FIRST JOINT REPORT OF THE ASSOCIATED DELAWARE & RARITAN CANAL CO., CAMDEN & AMBOY R.R. & TRANSPORTATION CO., NEW JERSEY R.R. & TRANSPORTATION CO., TO THE STOCKHOLDERS, APRIL. 1867 by United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Co

Philadelphia: H. G. Leisenring's Steam House. Very Good. 1867. First Edition. Soft Cover. Peach colored paper covers with black titles. Interior of booklet is tight, clean & intact. United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Co. Includes a history of ...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$150.00


Taboas Astronomicas Ordenadas a Facilitar o Calculo das Ephemerides da Universidade de Coimbra by [Astronomy]

Coimbra: Real Imprensa da Universidade, 1813. Contemporary marbled calf (head of spine worn, some worming to foot of spine). . With the library stamp of the Emperor of Brazil.. The work includes tables for the moon, the sun, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupite...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books

£200.00


From Slip to Sea, A Chronological Account of the Construction of Merchant Ships from the Laying of the Keel Plate to the Trial Trip, with Over 154 Sketches and Illustrations by Hardy, A. C

Glasgow: James Brown & Son, 1926. Very Good condition. Light wear/fraying at corners and spine ends. SEE PHOTOS. Hinges are sound. NO owner's name or bookplate. Pages are unmarked. NO foxing. NO underlining. NO highlighting. NO margin not...

From About Books

$150.00


A Description of Pitcairn's Island and its Inhabitants with an authentic account of the mutiny of the ship Bounty by Barrow, Sir John

Hardcover. Very Good. Spine repaired, slight discoloration band at top of front brown cover else VG with bright gilt spine title, two full-page engravings, minor foxing, 16mo, 303ii + pps. ...

From BohemianBookworm

$106.99


THE LIFE, VOYAGES, and SEA BATTLES of that CELEBRATED SEAMAN COMMODORE PAUL JONES. by Anonymous.:

Derby, Thomas Richardson, circa 1830.. Still remembered by some of the old inhabitants now living in Wapping, he being originally in the coal-trade, in which are contained a variety of important facts, displaying the revolutions of fortune that this nava...

From Roger Middleton

£295.00


NAVAL SKETCH BOOK: OR, THE SERVICE AFLOAT AND ASHORE. WITH CHARACTERISTIC REMINISCENCES, FRAGMENTS, AND OPINIONS ... SECOND SERIES. By the Author of the "Tales of a Tar," &c by [Glascock, William Nugent]

Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1836. Two volumes. 189;194pp. Original linen backed boards, paper spine labels. Joints split, spine covering chipped, frayed and torn, one board detached; internally, apart from some occasional dusting, foxing and a few isolat...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$150.00


Yankee in England by Lambert, Gerard B

Charles Scribner's Sons, 1937. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, with the letter A on the copyright page; This has a good DJ that has chipping and wear along the top and bottom edges and a couple small tears....

From Mumpsimus Books

$500.00


THE NORTH PACIFIC A STORY OF THE RUSSO- JAPANESE WAR by Allen, Willis Boyd

New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1905. viii,[2],325,[1]pp. Large octavo. Blue-grey cloth, lettered in gilt, with pictorial decoration in white and black. Frontis and seven plates. Spine, edges and upper board sunned, small ink spot near lower gutter of fron...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$150.00


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