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The Campaign of the Spanish Armada

By: Kemp, Peter

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York and Oxford, Facts on File Publications: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036907

ISBN: 0816018286

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Remainder stamp on bottom text block edge, otherwise as issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in mylar, with a second, identical dust jacket beneath it (original to issue), also as issued. 159 pp., illus., some color. View more info

Tokens of Possession: The Northern Voyages of Martin Frobisher

By: Kenyon, Walter Andrew

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Royal Ontario Museum: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029605

ISBN: 088854183X

Condition: Near Fine


Blue illus. wraps. Slightly rubbed joints, slight shelf wear. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. xii,164 pp., illus. (some color), maps. View more info

Naval Engineering and American Sea Power

By: King, Randolph W., USN Ret.) (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Nautical & Aviation Publishing Co. of America: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039619

ISBN: 0933852738

Condition: Fine


Dark blue polished "leatherette" paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Slight rubbing/soiling at top text block fore-edge corner, otherwise as issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows slight shelf wear. viii,488 pp., illus. w/ b&w drawings, photographs. View more info

Donald Campbell, C. B. E.

By: Knowles, Arthur, and Dorothy, Lady Campbell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York and Cranbury, NJ, A. S. Barnes and Co.: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 046453

ISBN: 049807496X

Condition: Near Fine


Light blue cloth, lettered in silver foil. Former owner's address inscription inked on upper front flyleaf, otherwise as issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows surface rubbing, several closed edge tears with tape repair, rubbed flap folds and spine extremities, price clipped front flap, now in mylar. View more info

Voyage of the Deutschland: The First Merchant Submarine

By: Koenig [Konig], Capt. Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, University Press of the Pacific: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 037851

ISBN: 0898751578

Condition: Very Good


Stiff pictorial wraps. Moderate shelf/handling wear with mild binding lean, rubbed bottom corners, light soiling to text block fore-edge. xii,247 pp. Facsimile reprint of original 1916 edition. Scarce. View more info

The Type XXI U-Boat [Anatomy of the Ship Series]

By: Kohl, Fritz, and Eberhard Rossler

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1991

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 049118

ISBN: 1557508291

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil, oblong format. 1st American ed. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. 127 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

The Vasa: The Royal Ship

By: Kvarning, Lars-Ake, and Bengt Ohrelius

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden, Atlantis: 1998

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 047521

ISBN: 9174865811

Condition: Near Fine


Black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. 2nd ptg. this edition: 2002. Minor binding lean, slight rubbing along edges. Dust jacket shows slight surface wear, now in mylar. 173 pp., illus. in color, b&w. View more info

Home on the Canal: An Informal History of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, and Recollections of Eleven Men and Women Who Lived and Worked On It

By: Kytle, Elizabeth

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Cabin John, MD/Washington, D.C., Seven Locks Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012491

ISBN: 0932020135

Condition: Very Good


xi,287 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Modest shelf wear, both covers curling a bit along fore-edges, lightly sunned spine panel. Former owner's embossed name stamp on first two leaves. Square, firm binding, clean interior. View more info

Sink or Be Sunk!: The Naval Battle in the Mississippi Sound That Preceded the Battle of New Orleans [INSCRIBED]

By: La Violette, Paul Estonza

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Blairsville, PA, Annabelle Books: 2002

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 039063

ISBN: 0967393639

Condition: Fine


Blue buckram, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued. Accompanied by publisher's promotional post card. Stated Revised Edition w/ number line starting at "3" (unclear whether 3rd revised or 3rd overall). 192 pp., illus., endpaper maps. Inscribed by author on main title, full signature, personalized, dated 29 Nov. 2014. View more info

American Sail: A Pictorial History

By: Laing, Alexander

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton and Co.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028313

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue two-tone cloth, lettered in silver foil. Light shelf wear, top text block edge slightly foxed. Illus. dust jacket shows mild shelf wear, price-clipped front flap, now in mylar. xiv,346 pp., w/ 6 color, 500+ b&w illus. View more info

The Conquest of our Western Empire

By: Laut, Agnes C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride and Co.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034022

Condition: Near Fine


Olive ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt. 1st ed.: Oct. 1927. Very slight shelf wear, text block edges slightly dulled by age, otherwise nearly as issued. Former owner's signature and date on front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. x,11-363 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Collector-grade copy. View more info

The Captain's Best Mate: The Journal of Mary Chipman Lawrence on the Whaler Addison, 1856-1860

By: Lawrence, Mary Chipman; Stanton Garner (editor)

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Hanover, NH, University Press of New England: 1986

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 029640

ISBN: 0874513669

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. xxi,311 pp., illus., maps. Slight shelf wear, lightly foxed text block edges. View more info

The Memoirs of a Buccaneer: The Adventures and Amours of Louis le Golif

By: le Golif, Louis-Adhemar-Timothee, "Borgnefesse"; G. Alaux and A. t'Serstevens (editors); Malcolm Barnes (transl.)

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045247

ISBN: B001E5IGJW

Condition: Near Fine


Slate blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in silver foil. Some toning to text block edges, otherwise nearly as issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows somewhat soiled/toned rear panel, light soiling along spine panel and minor rubbing to lower front panel, retaining vivid color, now in mylar. 240 pp. 2nd ptg. of the 1st (British) editon: May 1954. View more info

Wake of the Coasters [American Maritime Library Vol. II] [#649/725, SIGNED]

By: Leavitt, John F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Wesleyan University Press for Marine Historical Association: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 026166

ISBN: 0819540250

Condition: Near Fine


Ivory cloth, gold foil on brown title panel. Oblong format. Lightly foxed cloth, otherwise as issued. xvii,201 pp., rear colophon. Housed in original publisher's slipcase, color illus. paper covered boards, showing slight shelf wear, thus Near Fine. No. 649 of an edition limited to 725 numbered copies, signed by author on rear colophon. Accompanied by original Wesleyan UP corrugated mailer. View more info

The Morris Canal: A Photographic History [Revised Edition - 1974]

By: Lee, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: York, PA, Canal Press Incorporated: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 036549

Condition: Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gilt. Mere hints of rubbing at spine extremities, essentially as issued. Dust jacket rubbed along flap folds and joints, now in mylar. 104 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, maps. Revised edition (1974). View more info

The Morris Canal: A Photographic History [Revised Edition - 1974] [SIGNED]

By: Lee, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: York, PA, Canal Press Incorporated: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 036576

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gilt. Light foxing to the first and final several leaves internally, otherwise nearly as issued, though lacking dust jacket. 104 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, maps. Revised edition (1974). Former owner's partial signature on upper front flyleaf. Signed by author ("Best Wishes / James Lee") on blank verso of front flyleaf. View more info

The Great Lakes/St. Lawrence System: The World's Richest Economic Region Served by the World's Most Efficient Trade Route [Le Systeme Grands Lacs Saint-Laurent]

By: Lesstrang, Jacques

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Harbor Island, Maple City, MI, Harbor House Publishers: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012547

ISBN: 0937360031

Condition: Near Fine


71,71 pp., color map at center. Dual-language publication, with complete text in English and French. Light shelf wear. Illus. w/ color, b&w plates. View more info

The Achievement of the British Navy in the World War

By: Leyland, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, New York, and Toronto, Hodder and Stoughton: 1917

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046315

ISBN: B002WU7LT4

Condition: Good


Stiff white wraps, lettered/illus. in dark blue. Covers typically soiled with age, showing some thumbing from use. Binding leaning and irregular, apparently original to issue, but firm and fully intact. Former owner's signature at top edge of front flyleaf. vii,95 pp., illus., rear folding map. View more info

Naval Records of the American Revolution 1775-1788 [Library of Congress]

By: Lincoln, Charles Henry (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017623

Condition: Good-VG


Burgundy ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt, deckled text block edges. Ex-library, non-circulating, minimally marked/stamped. Bruise on lower spine where call label has been removed, panel itself a bit sunned; chipped and frayed spine extremities, mildly rubbed corners. "Discard" stamps on front and rear pastedowns. Approx. 2" x 1/2" piece of lower title page along fore-edge neatly clipped away, with no loss to any text. 549 pp. Firm binding, intact text block, acceptable reference copy. View more info

The Bulletin from Johnny Cake Hill Autumn 1964: New Bedford Oil for Philadelphia Friends, Being a Portfolio of Paintings by Joseph S. Russell between the Years 1849-1854

By: Little, Nina Fletcher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Bedford, MA, Old Dartmouth Historical Society: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028316

Condition: Near Fine


Illus. wraps. Light shelf wear. 16 pp., illus. View more info

The Bulletin from Johnny Cake Hill Summer 1965: Fitting Out a Whaler (Littlefield) / A Pioneer Voyage (Howland)

By: Littlefield, L. A.; Ellis L. Howland

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Bedford, MA, Old Dartmouth Historical Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028317

Condition: Near Fine


Illus. wraps. Light shelf wear. 16 pp., illus. View more info

Ships and Seamen from the Vikings to the Present Day: A History in Text and Pictures

By: Lloyd, Christopher, with J. Douglas-Henry

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1961

Seller ID: 015416

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth. Modest shelf wear. Moisture ring on upper rear cover, light spotting here and there, rubbed spine panel. 223 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, diagrams, line drawings, maps. View more info

Dorset Elizabethans at Home and Abroad

By: Lloyd, Rachel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025911

Condition: Fine


Blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket shows light rubbing along edges, now in archival mylar. xviii,332 pp. Notably well preserved copy of a scarce work. View more info

Natural History of Marine Mammals [Second Edition]

By: MacGinitie, G. E., and Nettie MacGinitie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1968

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015404

Condition: Fine


Light blue-gray cloth, lettered in bronze foil. Virtually as issued. Former owner address label on front flyleaf. xii,523 pp., illus. Slight shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

The Life of [John] Paul Jones [Vol. I + II, Complete - 2nd Edition, copy of Henry A. Muhlenberg]

By: Mackenzie, Alexander Slidell, U.S.N.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1845

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 040040

Condition: Good


Complete in two (2) volumes, uniformly bound in original brown cloth, spine panels lettered in gilt. Both volumes show chipping to spine extremities, with approx. 15% loss of spine panel to Vol. I and 10% to Vol. II, also exposure and/or loss at corners. Front cover of Vol. I shows some surface loss, slight on front cover of Vol. II. Firm bindings, clean interiors other than scattered foxing, generally light, ranging toward moderate. 6,xiii,260 + ix,308 pp., engraved Vol. I frontis. w/ tissue guard. Howes M 135. Front fixed pastedown of each volume shows book plate (covering original sig... View more info