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Mystic Seaport Watercraft

By: Bray, Maynard; Benjamin A.G.Fuller; Peter T. Vermilya

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Mystic Seaport Museum: 2001

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 31195

ISBN: 0913372951


Near Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 396 pages. Describes the 455 watercraft at the Mystic Seaport Museum; includes 721 photographs, illustrations and plans covering 140 sailing craft, 220 rowing craft, 51 powered vessels, 56 paddling and sailing canoes, and 4 iceboats. Clean, tightly bound; hint of shelf wear. Previous owner's small book stamp and name inside front cover. Pages clean, unmarked. View more info

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The Palatine Ship Ghost Ship of Block Island

By: Carlson, Robert W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Archaeostronomy Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28442

ISBN: 1886066000


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; First edition, limited to 1000 copies. 59 pages, in tan pictorial wraps. Crisp,clean, tight, unmarked. View more info

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Exploring the Design Principles of Capt. Robert P. Beebe's Ocean-Going Passagemakers

By: Doherty, Steve

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Mystic Seaport Ships Plan Division: 2003

Seller ID: 31103

ISBN: 0939510839


Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 67 pp. paperback. Includes 19 Passagemaker Plans. Book only. Fine but for previous owner's small stamp inside front cover. Tightly bound, crisp, clean. Also includes Two unpublished Passagemaker articles by Capt. Beebe, Notes on Sailing Rigs for Beebe Designs, A Profile of Beebe's Career by Designer Phil Bolger, 10 pages of photos and letters from Passagemaker Owners. View more info

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More Scrimshaw Artists: A Sequel and Supplement to the Dictionary of Scrimshaw Artists

By: Frank, Stuart M.

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Mystic Seaport Museum: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31208

ISBN: 091337282X


Near Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 189 pp. bound in red-orange cloth. About Fine book, bright, clean, tightly bound. Previous owner's small book stamp and name on front endpaper. Crisp pages. In bright clean crisp jacket. View more info

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The Line of Battle: The Sailing Warship 1650-1840

By: Gardiner, Robert (editor)

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Chartwell Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 31245

ISBN: 0785812679


Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Modest shelf wear at ends of spine. Binding tight. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. Jacket lightly rubbed top edge. ; (Conway's History of the Ship) Series View more info

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The Nuclear Navy, 1955-1965

By: General Dynamics Corporation

Price: $22.50

Publisher: General Dynamics Corporation: 1965

Seller ID: 30891


Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 44 p pamphlet; black & white photos; brief history of the nuclear powered Navy program beginning with the building of the Nautilus at General Dynamics in Groton, CT in 1954 up to the Will Rogers in 1965; list of ships by class including Seawolf, Skate, Skipjack, Triton, Permit, Sturgeon, George Washington, Ethan Allen, and Lafayette. Clean and unmarked; light rubbing; short corner crease on back cover. View more info

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Old Marine Engines The World of the One-Lunger

By: Grayson, Stan

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Mystic Seaport Museum Inc: 1994

Seller ID: 29997

ISBN: 0964007002


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. View more info

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Transactions of the Institution of Naval Architects Volume XXXII

By: Holmes, George, (ed.).

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Institution of Naval Architects: 1891

Seller ID: 27940


Fair; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 262 pages text, plus 36 plates, fold-out plans for Recent War-Ship Designs. 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; 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... View more info

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"Velebit" U Plamenu. (The "Velebit" in Flames.).

By: Magazinovic, Oskar

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Logos Split: 1990

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 27220


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 o... View more info

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Charles Mitchell 1820-1895 Victorian Shipbuilder.

By: McGuire, D. G.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Newcastle Upon Tyne City Libraries & Arts: 1988

Seller ID: 6662

ISBN: 090265358X


Very Good-; Softcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 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.; View more info

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Rocking the Boat? A History of Scales Corporation Limited

By: McLean, Gavin

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Hazard Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26429

ISBN: 1877270407


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 324 pages. Bright, clean, crisp, tightly bound. In crisp jacket with hint of rubbing on top edge. Appears as new. Well-researched and nicely illustrated history of the Scales Corporation and the shipping industry in New Zealand. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Glory of the Seas

By: Mjelde, Michael Jay

Price: $27.00

Publisher: The Glencannon Press: 2000

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31207

ISBN: 1889901180


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Noank, Celebrating a Maritime Heritage: Combining The Revised Papers of Claude Chester with Archival Material on Two Noank Captain's, Noank's Fisheries, Cleopatra's Needle, 19th Century Hazards of the Sea, Many Small Boatshops

Noank, Celebrating a Maritime Heritage: Combining The Revised Papers of Claude Chester with Archival Material on Two Noank Captain's, Noank's Fisheries, Cleopatra's Needle, 19th Century Hazards of the Sea, Many Small Boatshops

By: Rathbun, Paul; Andersen, Mary; Crossman, Arnold; Giblin, Jim

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Noank Historical Society: 2002

Seller ID: 25157

ISBN: 0965988716


Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 242 pages, pictorial wraps. Crisp, tight, unmarked. View more info

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Treasure Wrecks Around the Globe 900-1900 A.D.: The Diver's Chronological Guide to Billions in Sunken Treasure

By: Riebe, Alan R.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Alan R. Riebe: N.D.

Seller ID: 31026


Very Good; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 307 pp, bound in blue printed card cover. Self-published, date unknown; pages appear to be high quality photocopy; in glued binding. Light creasing on cover. Pages clean, unmarked. Includes a chronological description of treasure wrecks from 900 -1900; the practice of navigation through the centuries; weights and measures; anchors; cannons; vessel types-- construction details of East India ships, masts and yards, ballast, log lines, rigging; Magnetometers and metal detectors; coin types of all nations; index of treaure wrecks by name and year... View more info

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U.S. Life-Saving Service: Heroes, Rescues and Architecture of the Early Coast Guard (plus BONUS BOOK)

By: Shanks, Ralph; York, Wick; Shanks, Lisa Woo (editor)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Costaño Books: 2013

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 31193

ISBN: 0930268164


Near Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 264 pp, bound in pictorial wraps. Abundantly illustrated with black & white photos. Bright, clean, tight book. Minor shelf rubbing on edges of cover. Previous owner's small book stamp and name inside front cover. Pages crisp, unmarked. Includes BONUS BOOK: Lighthouses and Life Saving Along the Connecticut and Rhode Isand Coast; Images of America; by James Claflin. 128 page paperback in Very Good condition; clean, tight, unmarked. View more info