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  • Edition: First Paperback Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • ISBN: 0156007533 / 9780156007535
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London, United Kingdom: Harcourt Publishers Ltd. Very Good. 2002. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. 8vo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" Tall 0156007533 Used .

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Summer Soldier

Phillip Williams [ with M. S. Power ]

London: Bloomsbury, 1990 12mo pp x+212 bw plates VG+ Personal account of the Scots Guards soldier who went missing during the Falklands battles, and then turned up later. Text is Fine, minor wear to card binding, a nice copy.

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London HMSO 1973 1st ed. lge 8to pp115 bwplates drawings(blue) pictorial card wraps VG- A work by a polio-disabled sailor, with a forward by DTI Minister M. Heseltine. Pleasing blue line drawings by David Cobb.

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New York Macmillan 1926 1st ed. small 8vo lime cloth/black pp123 bw diagrams maps tables G

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xviii+178 pages with figures, drawings, illustrations, maps and index. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's quarter purple paper with gilt lettering to spine over beige boards in original pictorial jacket. Review copy with material laid in. First edition. A fascinating account that takes us from ancient China to renaissance Italy to everywhere today, by the bestselling author of Fermat's Last Theorem. Annotation. Bestselling science writer Amir Aczel uncovers the fascinating story of the invention of the compass and its impact on the world. Amir D. Aczel, the distinguished science writer, turns detective as he uncovers the fascinating story of the invention of the compass. It's a fabulous tale of Chinese lodestones directing the building of palaces and ancient mariners following the flights of birds to reach their destinations. The arrival of the compass in Europe and an understanding of its potential revolutionized trade in the Mediterranean and ushered in the great Age of Exploration. Tra ... Read more

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: As New
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1970. 16pp, illus, original illus card covers, in as new condition.. First Edition. Original Card. As New.

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Redcliffe Press, 1987. 96pp, large format, photos, illus, very good condition . First Edition. Original Card. Very Good.

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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Heinemann, 1983. 191pp, illus, original hardback edition in excellent condition but without the jacket. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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By Lock and Pound

Bird Vivian

M & M Baldwin, 1988. 208pp. index, photos, experiences travelling the canals in the early 1950s, as new in as new jacket. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

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Harbour, 1986. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Small salutation inside front cover. Raffles Bookstore Norfolk All orders normally dispatched within one working day. We will gladly supply further images or more information if required. Discounts available for multiple orders

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Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1975. Hb, 224 pp, b/w illustrations. Good+ clean copy in Good+ dj with only marginal edgewear. Introductory guide, ideal for family sailors, which covers boat handling, basic navigation, harbour lore, safety afloat, the boat and the crew. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Waterways Restored

Ransom, P.J.G

London: Faber & Faber, 1974. Hb, 180pp, b/w photos. Fair+ in a Good dj which has light wear. Endpapers and edge of text block have foxing and marks but text clean. Discusses the restoration of 21 British canals and rivers, previously unavigable.. Hard Cover. Fair/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Canals Are My Life

Bryce, Iris

Havant: Kenneth Mason, 1982. Hb, 104pp, b/w photos. Fair in a Good dj. Pages heavily tanned and a small stain on the edge of the first few pages. Follow-on to the author's earlier book " Canals are my Home", with a continuing account of life aboard the narrowboat, Bix (complete with piano), and their adventures and mishaps. . Hard Cover. Fair/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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New York: Scribner, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 395 pages, index, photos. Green/aqua cloth boards with silver titles on spine. Dust jacket has price on flap and has protective mylar cover.

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Holidays in Boats

Snoxell, F H

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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Temple Press, 1956. 170pp, end-paper maps, illus, photos, book is in very good condition, jacket is worn at edges and has a neat inscription on the front flap. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

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Waterways Restored

Ransom P J G

Faber & Faber, 1974. 179pp, illus, photos, maps, book and jacket are as new - flap of jacket has been price-clipped. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/VG+.

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Farwell's Rules of the Nautical Road

Bassett, Frank E. And Richard A. Smith

Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1982. The spine of the book and jacket have been damaged on the rear cover side--a small tear at each end and a tiny tear at the upper corner of the rear board. Otherwise a nice copy, clean throughout. 551 pages with Appendixes A-K, Index of Cases, and Index.. Sixth Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good.

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Arthur Barker, 1973. 170pp, illus, photos, book is very good, rear panel of jacket is torn and repaired. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

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The Miltary on English Waterways 1798-1844

Compton, Hugh J. & Carr-Gomm, Antony

Railway & Canal Historical Society, 1991. Pb, 100pp, b/w illustrations. Good, last page has a few speckles. Discusses the movement of British troops by canal between 1798 to 1844, with special mention of activities on the Royal Military Canal in Kent during Napoleonic times.. Soft Cover. Good.

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The Warwick Canals

Faulkner, Alan

Oakham: Railway & Canal Historical Society, 1985. Pb, 80pp, b/w ullustrations. Good, corner dent, sunned spine. Contents : The Warwick & Birmingham canal; The Warwick & Napton canal; Growing up together; The Birmingham & Warwick Junction canal; Recovery and takeover; The Grand Union days; Trade and traders; A brief tour of the Warwick canals.. Soft Cover.

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