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Fire Down Below, Armstrong, Warren
1 Fire Down Below
Armstrong, Warren

John Day Co. 1968, First Edition. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bound in bright yellow cloth, red stamped lettering & fire design. First printing (NAP). Bright cover, sharp corners; mild fold on spine. Interior clean, no names or markings. Bright jacket, rippled on bottom edge; 3 shallow tears; price-clipped. NOT ex-library. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 22130 
Price: 18.00 USD
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International Register of Historic Ships, Brouwer, Norman J.
2 International Register of Historic Ships
Brouwer, Norman J.
0930248058 / 9780930248055
National Maritime Historical Society 1993, Second Edition. Near Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 392 pages, fully illustrated. Crisp, tight book; About Fine with just a hint of shelf wear on cover. Pristine interior; unmarked. 26290 
Price: 18.27 USD
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The Palatine Ship  Ghost Ship of Block Island, Carlson, Robert W.
3 The Palatine Ship Ghost Ship of Block Island
Carlson, Robert W.
1886066000 / 9781886066007
Archaeostronomy Press 1994, First Edition. Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; First edition, limited to 1000 copies. 59 pages, in tan pictorial wraps. Crisp,clean, tight, unmarked. 28442 
Price: 18.86 USD
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Dockland; An illustrated historical survey of life and work in east London., Carr, Dr. R. J. M.; Dr. S. K. Al Naib. (editors).
4 Dockland; An illustrated historical survey of life and work in east London.
Carr, Dr. R. J. M.; Dr. S. K. Al Naib. (editors).
0901987808 / 9780901987808
Northeast London Polytechnic and Greater London Council 1986, Reprint. Very Good; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 304 pages, wraps. 295 photographs, line illustrations, and maps. An historical account of the commercial enterprises and workers that have flourished on London's docks for the past two hundred years; based on surveys of lightermen, industrial archaeologists, doctors, engineers, and archiva sources. A great reference for historians and those interested in the future development of this segment of east London. Light rubbing on cover; just a hint of dust soil on edges of text block. Solid binding. Interior clean, unmarked. 27457 
Price: 31.37 USD
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Skiffs and Schooners, Culler, R.D.
5 Skiffs and Schooners
Culler, R.D.
0877420475 / 9780877420477
International Marine Publishing Co 1979, Third Printing. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Beige cloth binding. Binding firm, hinges sound. Over all clean cover; hint of soil on top edge. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. In jacket with light to moderate shelf rubbing on front and back panels. 30507 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Petticoat Whalers  Whaling Wives at Sea, 1820-1920, Druett, Joan
6 Petticoat Whalers Whaling Wives at Sea, 1820-1920
Druett, Joan
1584651598 / 9781584651598
UPNE 2001, Good+; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 213 pp., bound in pictorial wraps. Clean, tight. Light edge wear; faint crease on front cover. Pages crisp, unmarked. 29996 
Price: 14.40 USD
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That Great Pattillo, Garland, Joseph E.
7 That Great Pattillo
Garland, Joseph E.

Little, Brown & Company 1966, First Edition Stated. Fine in Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; About Fine book, bright, clean, tight. Hint of wear at head of spine. Interior pristine; free of names or markings. In bright jacket with 1/2" loss at base of spine; short tear at top of flap fold. Original price on flap. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 25850 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Old Marine Engines  The World of the One-Lunger, Grayson, Stan
8 Old Marine Engines The World of the One-Lunger
Grayson, Stan
0964007002 / 9780964007000
Mystic Seaport Museum Inc 1994, Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 232 pp., in pictorial wraps. Illustrated with black & white photos. Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. 29997 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Transactions of the Institution of Naval Architects Volume XXXII, Holmes, George, (ed.).
9 Transactions of the Institution of Naval Architects Volume XXXII
Holmes, George, (ed.).

Institution of Naval Architects 1891, Fair; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 262 pages text, plus 36 plates. Clothbound, gilt lettering and logo. Chipping on edges of spine; corner tips worn. Cloth dull but gilt bright and intact. Rear hinge cracked at endpapers, but binding holding solidly. Pages clean, unmarked, some yellowing; moderate pipe tobacco odor. Articles include: Future Policy of War-Ship Building; Recent War-Ship Designs for the US Navy; Boiler Deposits; Study of Compression; Boiler Construction for Forced Draught; Improvements in Armour Plates for Ships; Internal Stresses in Steel Plating Due to Water Pressure; Crank Shafts and Liability to Fracture. Illustrated plates include: 15 of the illustrated plates are fold-out plans for Recent War-Ship Designs, including U.S.S. Chicago, USS Boston or Atlanta, USS Charleston, USS Baltimore, US Cruiser Philadelphia, Armored Battle Ship Texas, Armored Cruiser Maine, Midship US Armored Coast Defence Vessel Monterey, Coastline Battle Ships Indiana Massachusetts and Oregon, US Triple Screw Cruiser No. 12, and more. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27940 
Price: 40.50 USD
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Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt - Only Survivor of the Crew of the Ship Boston , During a Captivity of Nearly Three Years Among the Savages of Nootka Sound, Jewitt, John R.
10 Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt - Only Survivor of the Crew of the Ship Boston , During a Captivity of Nearly Three Years Among the Savages of Nootka Sound
Jewitt, John R.

Loomis & Richards 1815, -. Fair; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Middletown, CT; 203 pages, bound in thick card covers with brown paper-covered boards. Book has been primitively rebound, very poorly, but tightly, hand sewn with thick thread; brown cloth tape on spine. Preliminary pages missing. Title page through Finis page (203) present. Last page has The War-Song of the Nootka Tribe. Edges of pages chipped, some tears; although text unaffected. Insect damage on first few pages, including title. Some foxing and soil, but quite readable. No engravings. The narrative describes Jewitt's 28 months as captive of the Nootka people in Pacific Northwest Canada. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26100 
Price: 157.50 USD
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Drifting being the author's account of his voyages [. . . ] about New Orleans, Valley of Swans, Cape May, Yorktown, Jamestown, Mystic, Noank, and Westerly Rhode Island., Jones, Stephen; Richard Brown (pen & ink drawings.)
11 Drifting being the author's account of his voyages [. . . ] about New Orleans, Valley of Swans, Cape May, Yorktown, Jamestown, Mystic, Noank, and Westerly Rhode Island.
Jones, Stephen; Richard Brown (pen & ink drawings.)
0025598309 / 9780025598300
MacMillan 1971, First Printing. Signed by Author Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED by the author on front endpaper. 443 pp, bound in brown cloth. Clean cover, tightly bound; Light sunning/fading to top and bottom edges of boards. Pages crisp, clean. Dust jacket shows minor edge wear, one shallow tear. ; Signed by Author 29695 
Price: 31.50 USD
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The Masting and Rigging of English Ships of War, 1625-1860, Lees, James
12 The Masting and Rigging of English Ships of War, 1625-1860
Lees, James
0870219480 / 9780870219481
US Naval Institute Press 1995, Reprint. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 212 pp.; profusely illustrated. Bright clean cover; sharp corners, tight binding. Mild rubbing to spine ends. Pages crisp, unmarked. In jacket with 2" tear on flap fold; creasing at top of front panel. In new clear protective sleeve. 30406 
Price: 49.50 USD
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The Voyage Alone in the Yawl 'Rob Roy', MacGregor, John; Ransome, Arthur, (ed.).
13 The Voyage Alone in the Yawl 'Rob Roy'
MacGregor, John; Ransome, Arthur, (ed.).

Armchair Sailor Publishing 1980, Facsimile Reprint. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 214 pages, bound in tan tweed-like paper-covered boards. Reprint from the New Mariner's Library, a facsimile of the 1954 Rupert Hart Mariner's Library edition. Very bright, clean, tight, unmarked. Pristine interior. Jacket lightly rubbed on edges. ISBN 0916025004. Armchair Sailor Publishing in the USA counterpart to the UK Ashford Press. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; The New Mariner's Library Series 27751 
Price: 40.50 USD
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"Velebit" U Plamenu. (The "Velebit" in Flames.)., Magazinovic, Oskar
14 "Velebit" U Plamenu. (The "Velebit" in Flames.).
Magazinovic, Oskar

Logos Split 1990, Revised Edition. Very Good; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED by the author and inscribed to: "Dr. Robert Ballard, with compliments. Oskar Magazinovic, Split, January 20, 1993." 111 pages, bound in pictorial wraps; maps, photographs. Text in Croation with brief summary in English. Author's foreword (written in English) laid-in. The destruction of the merchant marine ship Velebit by the German ship Kormoran in the Indian Ocean in 1941 and the fate of its Yugslavian crew in the months that followed. First published in 1957, this edition contains some revised chapters. Light shelfwear on cover; corners lightly creased. Interior clean, unmarked. 27220 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Charles Mitchell 1820-1895 Victorian Shipbuilder., McGuire, D. G.
15 Charles Mitchell 1820-1895 Victorian Shipbuilder.
McGuire, D. G.
090265358X / 9780902653580
Newcastle Upon Tyne City Libraries & Arts 1988, Very Good-; Softcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 74 p in wraps; stapled binding; pamphlet style format. Cover rubbed on edges, cover; trace of light soil. Interior crisp. Includes list of ships built at Low Walker.; 6662 
Price: 22.50 USD
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