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Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas

By Van Loon, Hendrik Willem




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SHIPS AND HOW THEY SAILED THE SEVEN SEAS

VAN LOON, Hendrik Willem

1935. VAN LOON, Hendrik Willem. SHIPS AND HOW THEY SAILED THE SEVEN SEAS. NY: Simon & Schuster, 1935. Small 4to., cloth in dust jacket. Fourth Printing. Signed by Van Loon on front endpaper: "Hendrik Willem Van Loon. 8 May 1942." Good (some wear to corners); some edgewear (small chips & some browning spine) d/j. $125.00.

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Ships & How They Sailed The Seven Seas

Loon, Hendrik Willem Van

Simon and Schuster. Good in Good dust jacket. 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. C-Cover may be different than that pictured. This book has a blue cloth cover with a plain front cover. On the spine is the title in gilt with some gilt decoration. Covers are moderately worn with heavier wear at corners, along edges and at spine ends. DJ is of heavy white paper and pictures color drawings of ships on the front and back with flags on the spine. DJ is double thickness and unfolds to a colored illustration inside of a map of the world. There are major tears and some chipping along the fold of the map which would also be the top edge of the folded DJ. DJ now in protective jacket. A little damp staining visible in the gutters of a few pages. Age toning to end pages. Many black and white illustrations. Signed by Hendrik Willem van Loon on front end page. Binding sound, text clean. Due to size and/or weight of the book I can only ship it domestic mail. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. ; 5000 B.C. - A.D. 1935; 2 x 9.4 x 6.4 Inches; 318 pages; Signed by Author .

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ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas (5000 B.C. - A.D. 1935)

Hendrik Willem Van Loon

N .Y.: Somerset Books Inc. , 1935. pp.311, illustrated. clean tight copy d/j top spine 1/2" spine missing in side near front cover with a 2 1/2" tear running down front cover, small tears, creases to lower spine, front cover 1" tear on top corner running down edge, 2 small tears lower front edge, slight bumping to corners and top/bottom spine boards with front lower corner 1/2" tear.. First. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Ships & How They Sailed The Seven Seas (5000 B. C. - A. D. 1935)

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

New York, New York: Simon & Schuster. Very Good with no Dust Jacket. 1935. Presumed First Edition. Hard Cover. 005573: "New York Readers' League of America. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name and date - 5/4/42 neatly inscribed at top of front flyleaf) , bright (with overall even page tanning) , tightly bound and sharp cornered. Contains many line drawings throughout. Content Chapters include: In The Beginning * The Early Ships of the River Nile and of the Eastern Mediterranean * The Beginning of Shipbuilding in the Eastern Half of the Mediterranean * The Beginning of Navigation in Northern Europe * Ships of the Mediterranean During the Middle Ages * What Finally Became of the Old Mediterranean Galleys and Why They Disappeared * The Ancient World Comes to an End Insofar as its Ships are Concerned and a New Floating World Makes Its Appearance * The Ships That Explored the Surface of our Planet * The Full-Rigged Ship Makes Its Appearance * I Return From Mere Monsters to the Ships of The Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries * Seafaring Life in the Days of Nelson *A Short Catechism on the Appearance and the Arrangement of Different Sorts of Boats * Steam Gives Its First Faint Puffs * Steam Puffs A Little Harder * What of the Future? : 5.25 x 7.75 in.: 311 pages .

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Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

Simon and Schuster. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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SHIPS And How They Sailed the Seven Seas (5,000 B.C. - A.D. 1935)

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

NY: Simon & Schuster. Good with no dust jacket. 1935. Fifth Printing. Hardcover. SIGNED by author; Spine darkened, faint old moisture mark near spine on both boards - does not show in text; .

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Ships & How They Sailed the Seven Seas (5000 B.C. - A.D. 1935)

van Loon, Hendrik Willem

London: G. G. Harrap & Co. Ltd, 1935. DJ tanned, rubbed, chipped and price clipped. Some light wear and fading to cloth and painted top edge, else clean and tidy.. Cloth. Good Plus/Good. 8vo.

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Ships & How They Sailed The Seven Seas

Hendrik Willem Van Loon

George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1935. Hardcover. Good/Good. 1935. Reprint. 304 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth with gilt lettering. Contains illustrated pages. Mostly clean pages with light tanning and foxing to endpapers and page edges. Inscription on front endpaper, with a few small nicks to text block edges. Occasional finger marking to page edges. Light tanning along spine and board edges. Mild rub wear to surfaces and edges with crushing to spine ends and minor bumps to corners. Mildly chipped dust jacket has a few creases, scuffs and small tears. Light tanning and foxing. Rubbing with shelf wear. Price clipped.

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Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1935. 4th printing. Hardcover. Good condition chipped d.j./fair. 318p., illus. Jacket is double-folded & has a colored world map inside.

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Ships and How they Sailed the Seven Seas

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

NY: Simon & Schuster. VG. 1935. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Stated third printing bound in blue cloth with gold spine lettering. I llustrated by the author through-out including the dust jacket illustr ation. The jacket folds out into a 18" X 20" map of the world's great discoveries via ships on the verso. Tall 8v0 (9.50" X 6.00") size, 318 pp. A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. The book's gilt spine lettering is rubbed and its spine is slightly faded. Former owner's n ame and date (1935) inked on the front fly. The dust jacket has a 1" c hip on the bottom of the rear panel which shows on the blank margin on the map on its verso. It has a seam or fold tear in the middle of the map fold. Small chips to the corners and at the head and heel of the spine. Heavy tanning to the spine and tanning to the panels. .

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Ships & How They Sailed The Seven Seas

VAN LOON, Hendrik Willem

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1935. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Good, book has slight rubbing of spine and edges of cover, minor foxing of pages. 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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Ships & How They Sailed the Seven Seas(5000 B.c,-ad.1935)

Hendrik Willem Van Loon

N. Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1935. cloth hard cover is in very good condition with light wear to extremeties and the dust jacket is in good plus condition with some chipping to bottom edge and some wear to extremeties which unfolds to be a world map. is a stated fith printing. copy is unmarked and tightly bound. 318 pages includes index.. 5th Printing. Cloth. Very Good/Good Plus. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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SHIPS AND HOW THEY SAILED THE SEVEN SEAS

VAN LOON Hendrik Willem

George G. Harrap & Co., 1935. 1st edn 2nd mpr. 8vo. Original gilt lettered blue cloth, top edge blue (spine ends and corners bumped; page edges spotted), dustwrapper (spine and extrems tanned - in protective wrapper, not price clipped). Pp. 304, illus with b&w drawings in text (endpapers and prelims tanned/spotted; previous owner's ink inscription on front pastedown).

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Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas (5000 B.C. - A.D. 1935)

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

NY: Simon & Schuster, 1935. 6th printing; dj w/chipping, lite loss of paper, ; owner's name; 304 clean, unmarked pages/index. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Van Loon, Hendrik William. 8 Vo; 2 Pounds.

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SHIPS AND HOW THEY SAILED THE SEVEN SEAS

Hendrik Willem van Loon

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1935. fifth printing. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9 in. Blue cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine ends worn, covers rubbed, spine a bit sunned. Binding tight and text unmarked. PO's stamp on front pastedown. Naut. Stax.

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Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

New York: Somerset. Good in Very Good dust jacket. unk. Reprint. Hardcover. Previous owner's name written front flyleaf. .

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Ships And How They Sailed The Seven Seas

Loon, Hendrik Willem Van

Simon & Schuster. Good with no dust jacket. 1935. First ed; Fourth Printing. Hardcover. 5000 B.C. - A.D. 1935; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 318 pages .

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Ships and How they Sailed the Seven Seas

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

Readers' League of America, 1935. A good reading: covers moldy and edgeworn, corners bumped, 1" tear on bottom edge of ffep.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. Small 8vo.

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Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas (5000B.C.-A.D.1935

Van Loon Hendrik Willem

London: George G. Harrap, 1935. A very good copy in the original blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Previous owner's blind stamp. A little fore-edge foxing. 304pp. Profusely illustrated.. First Edition.

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Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1935. Good/No DJ. 8vo = over 9". Spine is cracked. Cloth covers are worn and faded on the spine. Boards are scuffed and bumped. Previous owner bookplate on front endpaper.

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Ships & How They Sailed The Seven Seas (5000 B.C. - A.D. 1935)

Hendrik Willem Van Loon

Simon and Schuster. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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Ships & How They Sailed The Seven Seas (5,000 B.C. - A.D. 1935)

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

NY: Readers' League of America, 1935. corners bumped. Cloth. Very Good.

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Ships and how they Sailed the Seven Seas

van Loon, Hendrik Willem

Jan 01, 1935. Hardcover. Fair. FOXING ON SOME OF THE PAGES OF THE BOOK.Offered by the UK charity Langdon: supporting young people with disabilities.

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