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Delaware Goes Whaling 1833-1845 [INSCRIBED]

By: Martin, Kenneth R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Greenville, DE, The Hagley Museum: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 040052

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, dark blue illus. wraps. Slight wear, nearly as issued. News clipping laid in. Inscribed by author on main title, full signature, personalized, dated 24 Apr. 1980. 64 pp., illus. View more info

The Finely Fitted Yacht: Volume I + II

By: Mate, Ferenc

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, Ferenc Mate, distributed by W. W. Norton: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044650

ISBN: B000CEPKN6

Condition: Fine


Rust cloth, lettered in gold foil. Very slightly rubbed corners, essentially as issued. 304,301 pp., illus. Lacking dust jacket. View more info

American Merchant Ships, 1850-1900 [Series I]

By: Matthews, Frederick C.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, Dover: 1988

Seller ID: 024514

ISBN: 0486255387

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. xvi,399 pp., illus. Series I. Slight wear to corners, otherwise nearly as issued, with square, uncreased binding. View more info

American Merchant Ships, 1850-1900 [Series I]

By: Matthews, Frederick C.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, Dover: 1988

Seller ID: 024515

ISBN: 0486255387

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. xvi,399 pp., illus. Series I. Slight wear to corners, otherwise nearly as issued, with square, uncreased binding. View more info

Steamin' to Bells around the Middle Sea: The Allerites' Own Book [#71/350 Edition de Luxe, SIGNED]

By: McClure, Alfred J. P.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, George H. Buchanan and Co. at the Sign of the Ivy Leaf in Library Street for the Author: 1900

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 028086

Condition: VG+


Ivory cloth, lettered in black and red, bordered in black. 335 pp., illus. throughout w/ photographs and occasional drawings inserted into text. Cover cloth appears almost "whitewashed" and shows as light gray along inner edges, apparently original to publication. Mild shelf wear with slight binding lean. Interior clean and fully intact, edges a bit toned by age. Front pastedown shows limitation book plate, No. 70 of Edition de Luxe, limited to 350 copies, plate signed by author. A solid copy. View more info

Ports of the World: Prints from the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich c.1700-1870

By: McCreery, Cindy

Price: $19.50

Publisher: London, Philip Wilson Publishers/National Maritime Museum: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016716

ISBN: 0856675059

Condition: Near Fine


Black paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. Slightly tanned at spine extremities, lightly bumped bottom corners, nearly as issued. Dust jacket slightly rubbed at spine extremities. 176 pp., illus. w/ color plates. View more info

The Sandy & Beaver Canal 1834 to 1980

By: McDonald, David J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sandy & Beaver Canal Inc.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046521

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, pictorial wraps. 8 pp. Slight wear to corners, nearly as issued. Scarce. View more info

Some Famous Sailing Ships and Their Builder: A Study of the American Sailing Packet

By: McKay, Richard C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1928

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 015397

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt, top edge in gilt. 2nd ptg.: Nov. 1928. xxv,395 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates, illus. endpapers. Lightly foxed adjacent to endpapers. Cloth is modestly spotted along bottom front edge and portions of spine panel and rear cover, else virtually as issued. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

The Delaware and Raritan Canal: A Pictorial History

By: McKelvey, William J., Jr.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: York, PA, Canal Press Incorporated: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036551

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Mere hints of rubbing to spine extremities, slight binding lean original to issue. Former owner's signature along top edge of front flyleaf. Text block edges slightly toned by age. 128 pp., illus. endpapers, b&w photographs, maps. Green pictorial dust jacket shows several short closed edge tears with associated creasing, small chip of loss along bottom front edge, slightly sunned spine panel, now in mylar. Retains the substitute photograph for p. 27 bottom (which shows a group of naked young men posed on a canal lock), laid in (seldom found with th... View more info

Journal Up the Straits: October 11, 1856-May 5, 1857

By: Melville, Herman; Raymond Weaver (editor, intro.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Colophon: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034810

Condition: Very Good


Marbled cloth covered boards, gilt on leather title label mounted on upper spine panel. Minor shelf wear, a bit rubbed at corners and head of spine, leather title label rubbed along edges with minor corner loss. Firm binding, scattered pencil annotations by former owner (generally quite helpful). xxx,184 pp. First undertaken in the winter of 1932, completed in May 1935 "after having encountered more than the usual vicissitudes of editing and publishing." Apparently limited to 650 coipes. View more info

The Canal Game

By: Meyer, Pauline

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Edwardsville, IL, Pauline Meyer: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035100

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps, spiral-bound. Slightly toned by age, slight handling wear. 39 pp. main text + game board, game cards, and canal bank money printed on rectos only of [19] pp. at rear. Board game in bound form, complete and fully intact, with game board, cards and money all still bound in at rear. An informative booklet on canals even if one doesn't bother with the game. Very scarce. Deaccessioned from Harry L. Rinker canal collection. View more info

Captain Gideon Olmsted, Connecticut Privateersman, Revolutionary War [#45/200]

By: Middlebrook, Louis F.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Salem, MA, Newcomb and Gauss Go., Publishers: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022994

ISBN: B000LNZIXU

Condition: Good


Light blue ribbed 1/4 cloth, gray paper-covered boards, spine panel lettered in gilt, front cover in black. Dampstained/mildews-spotted (not active) along spine panel and cloth portion of front cover (not extending to interior), mild dampstaining and surface paper loss at lower front corner, interior unaffected except for lower front flyleaf (minimally). Former owner signature and date in pencil on front flyleaf. No. 45 of an edition limited to 200 copies. ix,172 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Text block clean and intact, binding firm. Dust jacket dampstained along spine panel, rubbed along ... View more info

The Last Cruise of the "Oliver Cromwell" - 1779

By: Middlebrook, Louis F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Mystic, CT, Marine Historical Association: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024061

Condition: Near Fine


Vol. I, No. 3 (25 Aug. 1931). Booklet, tan wraps. Slight wear. [ii],41-52 pp., illus. Scarce in this, its original issue. View more info

First Encounters: Spanish Explorations in the Caribbean and the United States, 1492-1570

By: Milanich, Jerald T., and Susan Milbrath (editors)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015425

ISBN: 0813009472

Condition: Near Fine


Illus. stiff paper wraps. 222 pp., illus. in color, b&w. Lightly bumped corners, else nearly as issued. 3rd printing. View more info

And the Whale Is Ours: Creative Writing of American Whalemen

By: Miller, Pamela A.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Boston and Sharon, MA, David R. Godine/Kendall Whaling Museum: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030611

ISBN: 0879232528

Condition: Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in archival mylar. [vii],201 pp., illus. View more info

The Boat and The Town

By: Moorhouse, Geoffrey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1979

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 011626

ISBN: 0316580600

Condition: Fine


x,275 pp., endpaper maps. As issued. A lovely copy. View more info

The Fore-and-Aft Rig in America: A Sketch

By: Morris, E. P.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New Haven and Oxford, Yale University Press/Humphrey Milford, Oxford Univ. Press: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047167

ISBN: B000LUCH14

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Limited to 1,000 copies. Cloth mildly flecked along portions of fore-edge and bottom edge of front cover, mildly rubbed corners and spine extremities. Former owner's signature/date inked on front flyleaf. xvi,215 pp., 30 plates, 64 figures. View more info

Queen of Sea Routes: The Merchants and Miners Transportation Company

By: Mueller, Edward A.; Dunbaugh, Edwin L. (editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fleischmanns, NY and Providence, RI, Purple Mountain Press/Steamship Historical Society of America: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031826

ISBN: 1930098006

Condition: Fine


Laminated color illus. boards. As issued. [iv],185 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, maps. Stated first edition. View more info

The Ocean Steamship Company of Savannah: Savannah Line [SIGNED, #24/122]

By: Mueller, Edward A.; Dunbaugh, Edwin L., and William duBarry Thomas (editors)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Fleischmanns, NY and Providence, RI, Purple Mountain Press/Steamship Historical Society of America: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 031825

ISBN: 1930098235

Condition: Fine


Laminated color illus. boards. As issued, with just a trace of rubbing at heel of spine. [ii],237 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, maps. Stated first edition, this copy No. 24 of a batch limited to 122 signed by author and hand-numbered on main title page. View more info

New York State Lighthouses [Postcard History Series]

By: Muller, Robert G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037645

ISBN: 0738544965

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. 128 pp., illus. w/ vintage postcard views. Slight wear to corners. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

Two Years in the Pacific and Arctic Oceans and China, Being a Journey of Every Day Life on board Ship ... and the Exciting Events Peculiar to A Whaling Voyage [The Munger Journal / Munger's Journal] [#181/401]

By: Munger, James F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fairfield, WA, Ye Galleon Press: 1967

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 028314

Condition: Near Fine


Light gray cloth, lettered/illus. in gold foil. Light shelf wear, text block edges lightly foxed. viii,9-81 pp. No. 181 of a facsimile limited to 401 copies, reprinting the original 1853 edition. View more info

Maritime Paintings of Cork and Associated Historical Material, 1700-2000

By: Murray, Peter

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Crawford Municipal Art Gallery / Port of Cork / Gandon Editions Kinsale: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046866

ISBN: 0948037229

Condition: Very Good


Light brown cloth, lettered in gold foil, oblong format. A line of dampstaining to upper back cover and another along front joint, with dampstaining along bottom edge of rear endpapers and manifesting as slight waviness to the lower portions of the latter leaves of the interior, thus VG, otherwise virtually as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows mild surface rubbing, minor rub at head of spine, now in mylar. Presentation sticker mounted on front flyleaf. 240 pp., illus. in color. View more info

Modern Marine Masters: April 26-June 15, 1997 [Mystic Maritime Gallery exhibition catalog]

By: Mystic Maritime Gallery

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mystic, CT, Mystic Maritime Gallery: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032022

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, stiff color illus. wraps. 16 pp., 18 color illus. Light shelf/handling wear. View more info

Modern Marine Masters: May 22-July 11, 1999 [Mystic Maritime Gallery exhibition catalog]

By: Mystic Maritime Gallery

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mystic, CT, Mystic Maritime Gallery: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033578

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, stiff color illus. wraps. 16 pp., 22 color illus. Light shelf/handling wear. View more info

Eastward Around the World on the Barque Emerald [A Journal of a Whaling Voyage to the South Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans, on Board Barque "Emerald" of Salem, Joseph Dexter, Master and Kept by William Henry Nichols]

By: Nichols, William Henry; Capt. Henry C. Nichols (editor)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Salem, MA, Naumkeag Publications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024097

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slightly foxed text block edges, otherwise as issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows slight off-setting on rear panel, otherwise essentially as issued, now in archival mylar. 184 pp., color frontis., b&w plates. View more info