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Showdown at Newport: The Race for the America's Cup

By: Hammond, Geoffrey F.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York and London, Walden Publications: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015549

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue leatherette, lettered in gold foil. Very slight corner wear, essentially as issued. Nicely preserved dust jacket in Brodart sleeve, showing slightly rubbed edges/corners, price clipped front flap. 216 pp., b&w illus. View more info

The Ships of the German Fleets 1848-1945

By: Hansen, Hans Jurgen

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015410

ISBN: 0870216546

Condition: Near Fine


Blue paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. 192 pp., illus. in color, b&w. Slightly rubbed at spine extremities, essentially as issued. Slight shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

Chanteying Aboard American Ships

By: Harlow, Frederick Pease

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Barre, MA, Barre Gazette: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041661

ISBN: B003U15U6U

Condition: Fine


Light blue cloth, lettered in black. Very slight shelf wear, essentially as issued. Illus. dust jacket is mildly rubbed at corners and along joints and spine extremities, with a bit of edge wear and mild toning to rear panel, now in mylar. xiii,250 pp. View more info

Boomsticks and Towlines: Logging and Water Transport - Tugs, Brokers, Rafts and Barges [West Coast Maritime Series #1]

By: Heal, S. C.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Cordillera Books: 2003

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 031684

ISBN: 1895590248

Condition: Fine


Green color pictorial wraps. Very slight rubbing to bottom corners, very nearly as issued. x,186 pp., illus. Exceptionally scarce. View more info

Foc's'le and Glory-Hole: A Study of the Merchant Seaman and His Occupation

By: Healey, James Christopher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1969

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032289

ISBN: 0837125391

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth, lettered in gilt. Essentially as issued. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Facsimile reprint of original 1936 edition. xvi,211 pp. View more info

The Sea Lark

By: Helm, Thomas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1957

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 015442

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, tanned along joints and on spine panel, light surface rubbing to cloth. 222 pp., w/ 12 illus. in half-tone, 21 line illus. and endpapers by the author. Clean interior, firm binding. View more info

Complete Wreck Diving: A Guide to Diving Wrecks

By: Henry Keatts; Brian Skerry

Price: $9.95

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Watersport Publishing: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 048669

ISBN: 0922769389

Condition: Very Good


Stiff pictorial wraps. Mild handling wear to covers. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. 272 pp., illus. Stated 1st ptg. (1995). View more info

Torpedo Junction: U-Boat War Off America's East Coast, 1942

By: Hickam, Homer H., Jr.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043921

ISBN: 1557503621

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. One stress crease along a firm, square binding, slightly rubbed corners. xvii,367 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

She Blows! And Sparm at That! [Riverside Bookshelf]

By: Hopkins, William John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1922

Seller ID: 032288

Condition: VG+


Dark blue cloth, lettered/decorated in gilt on spine panel, color front cover pastedown illus. [vii],317 pp., illus. w/ [4] color plates. 1926 ptg. Lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, lightly soiled at top corners of front pastedown illus. Text block mildly toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. Scarce color illus. dust jacket is worn, with rubbed/chipped edges, approx. 2" x 1 1/2" irregular area of loss along top front edge and 1" triangular area of loss along bottom front edge, several smaller chips, now in archival mylar. View more info

William Rex: A Model of a 17th-Century Warship

By: Hoving, Ab

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Netherlands, Waanders Publishers/Rijksmuseum: 2008

Seller ID: 049240

ISBN: 9040089973

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps, French flaps. 63 pp., color plates. As issued. View more info

Harbours on the Clyde

By: Hughes, John Scott

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Christopher Johnson: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017353

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth effect paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. Lightly spotted covers, slightly foxed endpapers and text block edges, interior otherwise clean. 160 pp., illus. w/ 15 b&w plates, map. Dust jacket a bit sunned on spien panel and along bottom front edge, with modest shelf wear, approx. 1" closed tear along top front edge, mildly soiled rear panel. View more info

The Paths of Inland Commerce: A Chronicle of Trail, Road, and Waterway [Chronicles of America No. 21]

By: Hulbert, Archer B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046050

ISBN: B000ZGHSOU

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered and elaborately decorated in gilt, ivory and black, deckled text block edges with top edge in gilt. Minor shelf wear, slight binding lean. Clean interior. xii,211 pp. View more info

The Pennsylvania Navy, 1775-1781: The Defense of the Delaware

By: Jackson, John W.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers University Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046305

ISBN: 0813507669

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth, spine panel lettered in gold foil. Minor soiling/foxing to text block fore-edge, minor binding lean. Gift inscription inked on front flyleaf. xiv,514 pp., illus. Color illus. dust jacket shows 3" closed tear along bottom front edge, rubbing and a few short closed tears to corners and spine extremities, price clipped front flap, now in mylar. View more info

The Juniata Canal and Old Portage Railroad

By: Jacobs, Harry A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hollidaysburg, PA, Blair County Historical Society: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035097

Condition: Near Fine


Reproduced typescript bound in stiff tan pamphlet binder, lettered in black. Very slight handling wear. [i],21 pp. 1st edition, rarely seen; republished in booklet form in 1969. Deaccessioned from the Harry L. Rinker canal collection. Scarce. View more info

From Sail to Steam: The Story of Antonio Jacobsen, Marine Artist - An Artist's Chronicle of the Ships That Sailed the Seas from 1870 to 1920 [#645/1,000, SIGNED]

By: Jacobsen, Anita

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Staten Island, NY, Manor Publishing Co.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 034668

Condition: Fine


Dark blue buckram, lettered in gold foil, oblong format. Essentially as issued, with a note to slight glue(?) residue along binding edge of frontis. portrait leaf preceding main title, appears original to issue. 58 pp., illus. in color. Illus. dust jacket shows 3" closed tears along top front edge, 3/4" closed tear along bottom front edge, 1" closed tear along top rear edge, with light soiling, price clipped front flap, still presents well in archival mylar. No. 645 of an edition limited to 1,000 copies, signed by author on front pastedown beneath limitation sticker. Very scar... View more info

Yachts on Canvas: Artists' Images of Yachts from the Seventeenth Century to the Present Day

By: James, Taylor

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Knickerbocker Press: 1998

Seller ID: 015422

ISBN: 1577150503

Condition: Near Fine


2000 ptg. Dark blue textured boards, very slightly rubbed at corners and spine extremities, else as issued. 160 pp., illus. in color. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, now in mylar. View more info

Seaside Gardening

By: James, Theodore, Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013219

ISBN: 0810944510

Condition: Near Fine


160 pp., illus. w/ 120 color photographs. Light blue/periwinkle cloth, slightly tanned along edges but otherwise as issued. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. View more info

Basingstoke Canal Restoration

By: Jebens, Dieter, and David Robinson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Normandy, Guildford, Surrey, U.K., Fulltone Ltd. for Surrey and Hampshire Canal Society: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046519

ISBN: 0900945044

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff sepia pictorial wraps, oblong format. 48 pp., illus. w/ photographs. Slight shelf/handling wear, nearly as issued. View more info

In Search of Shipwrecks

By: Jenney, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: South Brunswick, NJ and London/New York, A.S.Barnes & Company / Thomas Yoseloff Ltd. (1980): 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 048652

ISBN: 0498023893

Condition: Fine


Black paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. Minor toning to endpapers, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket has both corners of front flap clipped (price intact), minor shelf wear, publisher's sticker on lower rear panel that appears original to issued, now in mylar. 185 pp., color plates. View more info

Rules and Regulations Governing Navigation and Use of the New YorkState Canal System

By: Johnson, John W., Newton P. Ronan, and Edward C. Hudowalski

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, State of New York Dept. of Public Works, Divison of Operation and Maintenance, Bureau of Canals, Waterways and Flood Control: 1956

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035016

Condition: VG+


Booklet, gray wraps, lettered in lack. Minor soiling to covers, light handling wear. 39 pp. Deaccessioned from the Harry L. Rinker canal collection. Very scarce. View more info

Admiral Arleigh (31-Knot) Burke: The Story of a Fighting Sailor

By: Jones, Ken, and Hubert Kelley Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia and New York, Chilton Books: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033276

Condition: Near Fine


Orange cloth, lettered in blue. Lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, text block edges slightly toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. Dust jacket shows mild rubbing along edges with a few short (1/4" or less) closed tears, slightly chipped top corners, price-clipped front flap, now in mylar. [vii],204 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

This Is the Coast Guard: A Pageant of United States History Spanning 182 Years [SIGNED]

By: Kaplan, H. R., and Lcdr. James F. Hunt, USCG

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MD, Cornell Maritime Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: RS37

ISBN: 0870331604

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil. ix,304 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, color frontis. Mere hints of rubbing at corners and spine extremities, virtually as issued; pp. 237-241 (3 leaves) show slivers of loss at top corner, affecting no text or photographs. Dust jacket shows mild edge wear with slight chipping at corners and spine extremities. Signed by both authors on front flyleaf, dated 12 Dec. 1972, with personalized Christmas inscription. View more info

Kazik's Polish Navy

By: Kazperek, Kazimierz J., with Pat McDonough

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, FL, Terra Sancta Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: RS379

ISBN: 0965346722

Condition: Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. Slightly bumped at heel of rear joint, otherwise essentially as issued, with square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. xvi,240 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Several publisher's promotional inserts laid in. Stated 1st ptg., complete number line. View more info

Pisces Guide to Shipwreck Diving: New York & New Jersey [Lonely Planet Diving & Snorkeling Great Barrier Reef]

By: Keatts, Henry C.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Houston, TX, Pisces Books-Gulf Publishing Co.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 048673

ISBN: 1559920564

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. vi,186 pp., illus. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. View more info

Beneath the Stainless Banner, with Selections from His Recollections of a Naval Life [INSCRIBED]

By: Kell, John McIntosh, CSN; R. Thomas Campbell (editor)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Shippensburg, PA, Burd Street Press-White Mane Publishing Co.: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 048865

ISBN: 1572491477

Condition: Fine


INSCRIBED. Light gray leatherette, lettered in gold foil. Slight binding lean original to issue. Pictorial dust jacket very slightly rubbed at head of spine, now in mylar. 1st ed. Inscribed by editor on blank verso of front flyleaf, full signature, personalized. xvii,229 pp., illus. View more info