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Great Lakes Passenger Ship Disasters

By: Kadar, Wayne Louis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gwinn, Avery Color Studios: 2005

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 010307

Condition: Fine


199pp. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The American Heritage History of Seafaring America

By: Laing, Alexander

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, American Heritage Publishing Co.: 1974

Seller ID: 003640

Condition: Near Fine


344pp. + 8pp. index. Illustrated. Original slipcase. Extra shipping charges will apply. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Floating, One Man's Views and Experiences Living Year Round Aboard a Sailboat

By: Leckey, Hugo

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021005

Condition: Very Good


181pp. Illustrated. Foxing to the top and fore edges of the text block. Ink stamp to the bottom edge of the same. Jacket unevenly browned with soiling to the back panel. View more info

Masterman Ready or the Wreck of the Pacific (with) The Pirate and the Three Cutters (Bound as One Volume)

By: Marryat, Captain

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023040

Condition: Good


320pp. + 262pp. Reprint. Original decorative brown cloth stamped in black and gilt. Illustrated. Spine ends frayed. Number in white on the same. Corners bumped and rubbed through at the tips. Hinges cracked and reglued with archival quality binding glue. Numbers in grease pencil on the front free endpaper. Text browned. View more info

The Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters

By: Marshall, Logan (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Antonio, The Vision Forum: 2001

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 020008

Condition: Very Good


358pp. Second Printing of this edition. Original yellow decorative board with b+w photographic pasteon inset on the front board. Lettering stamped in black and red. Illustrated. This is a facsimile reprint of the original 1912 edition. Spine a little dusty. View more info

The Merchant Vessel: A Sailor Boy's Voyages to See the World

By: Nordhoff, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co.:

Seller ID: 018726

Condition: Very Good


288pp. Original burgundy cloth nicely stamped in a sailing motif (black and gilt stamping). Illustrated. Bottom corners bumped. Corners rubbed, bottom corners rubbed through at the tips. The copyright date is 1855, but there is no date on the title page. Probably a reprint. Some scuffing to the back board. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Some foxing to the endpapers. A presentable copy. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Captain Kidd at St. Thomas, Danish West Indies, April 6-April 8, 1699 and the Remarkable Things That Happened

By: Paiewonsky, Isidor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Aristographics: 1999

Seller ID: 007935

Condition: Very Good


248pp. Illustrated. Includes facsimile reproductions of period manuscript documents. Speculates that Kidd survived his hanging. Wraps creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Romance of the Sea

By: Parry, J.H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Geographic Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 015944

Condition: Very Good


312pp. Profusely illustrated. Faux marbled endpapers. Ownership blindstamped seal on the front free endpaper and half title. Faint foxing to the prelims and end matter. Corners bumped. Boards unevenly sunned at the edges. The jacket is edgeworn with many tears and chips at the edges. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

The Birkenhead Drill

By: Phillips, Douglas Winston

Price: $4.00

Publisher: San Antonio, The Vision Forum: 2008

Edition: Sixth Printing.

Seller ID: 019287

Condition: Fine


83pp. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Harpooned: The Story of Whaling

By: Spence, Bill

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Crescent Books: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 003551

Condition: Very Good


192pp. Illustrated. Occasional foxing. Ownership blindstamped seal on the front free endpaper. Binding slightly cocked. The jacket has some soil to the front panel. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Nordover Med Hurtigruten

By: Stavseth, Reidar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oslo, Forlagt Av Johan Grundt Tanum: 1943

Seller ID: 016000

Condition: Good


208pp. + large folding map. Illustrated. Corners heavily bumped and rubbed through. Several spots are rubbed through on the leading edge of the front board and also on other edges. Front hinge cracked in the gutter facing the title page. Back hinge mostly cracked. Text browned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Nelson

By: Walder, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Dial Press: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 020980

Condition: Very Good


538pp. Illustrated. Original bluish green cloth with spine lettering stamped in silver foil. Light foxing to the edges of the text block. Top corners bumped. Jacket unevenly browned. Top corner on the front flap of the same creased diagonally. View more info

Shadow of the Titanic; The Extraordinary Stories of Those Who Survived

By: Wilson, Andrew

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Atria Paperback: 2011

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 019813

Condition: Very Good


400pp. Illustrated. Creased at the corners. View more info

Life and Heroic Deeds of Admiral Dewey Including Battles in the Philippines

By: Young, Louis Stanley & Henry Davenport Northrop

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Charles Foster Publishing Co.: 1899

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009210

Condition: Very Good


ixpp. + 516pp. Original light blue cloth stamped decoratively in dark blue and gilt, all edges marbled. Patterned endpapers. Illustrated, including a full color chromolithograph as the frontispiece. One corner bumped. Some occasional staining to the cloth. A very nice copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info