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Diaries from the days of sail

By: Bell, R. C. (ed.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Barrie & Jenkins: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43654


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 160 pages, several b/w illustrations, appendices View more info

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The trade and shipping of nineteenth-century Hull

By: Bellamy, Joyce M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: York, East Yorkshire Local History Society: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43112


Clean paperback original, unmarked, appears little used. 72 pages, tables in the text, sources, bibliography. East Yorkshire local history series View more info

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The forms of ships and boats: hints experimentally derived on some of the principles regulating ship-building.

By: Bland, William

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Crosby Lockwood & Son: 1902

Edition: Tenth Edition

Seller ID: 43868


Smaller format hardback tightly bound in beige cloth with black titles, cloth is a little grubby and has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. viii + 100 pages + 32pp adverts (dated 1909), several illustrations in the text. Part of 'Weale's scientific and technical series' View more info

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British seamen: as described in recent parliamentary and official documents

By: Brassey, Thomas

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co.: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41635


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, scattered fox-spotting to endpapers and margins, heraldic bookplate on front pastedown, no inscriptions. viii + 400 pages + 44pp adverts, tables in the text View more info

Image for The Cutty Sark, her designer and builder; Hercules Linton, 1836 - 1900, a biographical memoir

The Cutty Sark, her designer and builder; Hercules Linton, 1836 - 1900, a biographical memoir

By: Brettle, Robert Edward

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons Ltd.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43668


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine faded but uncreased, appears little used. vi + 46 pages, portrait frontispiece and 6 illustrations on plates & a couple in the text, notes View more info

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Kendall Whaling Museum prints

By: Brewington, M. V. & Dorothy

Price: £45.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Kendall Whaling Museum: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38518


Clean larger format hardback tightly bound in black cloth with gilt titles, no inscriptions. viii + pages, 6 colour plates and 597 b/w text illustrations, indexes View more info

Image for By Asia to Australia: the diary of a voyage in 1849

By Asia to Australia: the diary of a voyage in 1849

By: Broom, James & Beryl A. Kingan (ed.)

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Wotton-Under-Edge, Wotton-Under-Edge Historical Society: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44172


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, spine uncreased, no inscriptions, appears little used. 164 pages, illustrations in the text, sources, index. Compliments slip from the publisher with an illegible signature is laid in View more info

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Yarns of the Seven Seas

By: Campbell, Commander A. B.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30189


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration, dulled at the spine, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. vi + 130 pages. Includes the stories of the mutiny on the Bounty and the Marie Celeste View more info

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The age of piracy

By: Carse, Robert

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1959

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 63095


Clean hardback tightly bound in faded blue cloth with dulled gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. 192 pages, 9 illustrations on plates, appendices, bibliography, index View more info

The longshoremen

By: Clark, Roy

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53859


Reading copy, an ex library hardback with the usual stamps & stickers, no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is sunned at the spine. 202 pages, photos on plates, illustrations in the text, map, bibliography, index View more info

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Dictionary of Admirals of the United States Navy, volume 1: 1862-1900

By: Cogar, William B.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Naval Institute Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35225


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue leatherette with gilt titles, minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. xxxii + 220 pages, photo illustrations in the text, notes View more info

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Tall ships and master mariners

By: Cunningham, R.J. & K. R. Mabee

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Reading, Tops'l Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22550


Very clean, tightly bound paperback original, spine uncreased, appears little used, no inscriptions. 192 pages, 41 illustrations on plates, notes, glossary, bibliography View more info

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Reed's engineering for Masters and Mates for B.O.T. examinations 1931

By: Daish, Herbert H.R. with John Forrest & Joseph H. Sword

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sunderland, Thomas Reed & Co.: 1930

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 16217


Good softback tightly bound in orange cloth with black titles, cloth is rubbed at corners, pages are browning, no inscriptions. viii + 160 pages, 45 figures, index. View more info

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The dress of the British sailor

By: Dickens, Gerald

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationary Office: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45199


Clean, paperback, pictorial card covers, stitched spine, card covers rubbed at corners, but generally appears little used, no inscriptions. 36 pages, 24 full page uniform illustrations, and several smaller illustrations of badges. Included with this will be a fine copy of The Victorian sailor by David Marcombe (Shire, 1985) View more info

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International Commission on Whaling: first report of the commission

By: Dobson, A. T. A.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: International Commission on Whaling: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43111


Clean paperback original, name on front cover (S.G. Brown of the Whale Research Unit at the I.G.S.) neatly repaired with archival tape at spine, else unmarked, appears little used. 32 pages View more info

Business in great waters: the story of British fishermen

By: Dyson, John

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Angus & Robertson: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55681


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with a gift inscription on the half title page verso and mark where a price has been badly erased on top of the title page, in an unclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the edges, has a closed repaired tear at the front cover/spine and has minor loss at spine ends. 336 pages, photos & illustrations in the text, maps, appendices, bibliography, index View more info

Image for Fishermen: a community living from the sea

Fishermen: a community living from the sea

By: Festing, Sally

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28126


Good reading copy, ex college library with stamps on the front endpapers, but otherwise appears little used, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has a small sticker removal mark at the foot of the spine. 206 pages, bibliography, index View more info

An outline of ship building, in four parts

By: Fincham, John

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Whittaker & Co: 1852

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 53003


Clean hardback tightly bound in a beautiful recent binding of brown half leather over green marbled paper on boards, 5 raised spine bands, gilt titles, corner loss to title page, no half-title present, new endpapers, a few pages have lightly pencilled marginalia which could easily be erased if thought necessary, one of the plates has neat repairs to the edges. xii + 232 + 74 + 64 + 122 pages, several plates including foldouts. Does not have the atlas of plates which acco... View more info

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Life at sea: a nineteenth century voyage to New Zealand

By: Fines, John (ed.); John Grayson

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Old Woking, Unwin Brothers Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44173


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, appears little used. xviii + 50 pages, illustrations in the text View more info

Image for Meditations from steerage: two whaling journal fragments

Meditations from steerage: two whaling journal fragments

By: Frank, Stuart M.

Price: £13.50

Publisher: U.S.A, Kendall Whaling Museum: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43564


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, no inscriptions, appears little used. [ii] + 34 pages, illustrations in the text, references. Volume 7 in the 'Kendall Whaling Museum monograph' series View more info