Ocean, Oceanography, Oceanic from Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB

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image of Marine Cartography in Britain; A History of the Sea Chart to 1855.  With a foreword by vice-Admiral Sir John Edgell, F.R.S.

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Leicester: Printed by OUP for the Leicester University Press, 1962. Hardcover. 222p., illustrated with charts, tables, diagrams, and maps of various sorts and periods. Handsome big quarto (11.5x9 inches) with gloriously executed bevelled green cloth boards (gilt) and plain printed dust jacket on matte stock. Foxing is the primary condition problem with this item, aesthetic only, textblock's leading… Read more
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image of A portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea and Western European waters (with a world map). Attributed to Juan Oliva

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Washington DC: Library of Congress, 1987. 12p., plus 11 pages of color illustrations; slender booklet, very good. On a map from ca. 1590-early 17th century.
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£11.09
image of The history of the Gulf Stream's missing chapter: John William Gerard De Brahm

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Washington DC: Philip Lee Phillips Map Society, 2017. 33p., staplebound wraps, very good, 8.5x11 inches. The Occasional Papers, Series No. 10.
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image of Journal of an Expedition to the Western Caroline Islands August 26 to October, 6, 1964. Reprinted with index September 1976

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness / National Institutes of Health, 1976. Paperback. Reprint: 123p., plus substantial geographical and name indices, one illustration (line map of one island), softbound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed blue wraps (spine and cover titling). Sound, clean and unmarked, a very good copy. Child Growth and Development and Disease Patterns in Primitive… Read more
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£29.58
image of Mendocino Historical Review Volume xxiii Spring 2009

Mendocino Historical Review Volume xxiii Spring 2009

by Rogerson, Bruce, Ginny Rorby, and Jim Kimbrell

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Published
2009
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£8.87

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Mendocino: Kelley House Museum, Inc, 2009. Magazine. 24p., illustrated with b&w vignette photography, period and modern, with two larger color photos reproduced on the covers. Softbound, journal-style pamphlet on nice alkaline paperstock, pix are reproduced well, stapled 11x8.5 inch color-decorated white wraps. Quite sound, clean and unmarked. Laid in are a Kelley House newsletter (8p) and cover note on… Read more
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image of Japan's Beach Erosion; Reality and Future Measures

Japan's Beach Erosion; Reality and Future Measures

by Uda, Takaaki

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Published
2010
ISBN
9789814277129
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£22.19

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Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co, 2010. Hardcover. x, 418p., alkaline paperstock, plentifully illustrated with b&w site photos, diagrams and tables, hardbound in 9x6 inch plastic-coated boards. Pastedown bears a signed presentation by author Uda to a Mr. Magoon, a fellow engineer. writing in both English alphabet and characters. Otherwise unmarked, a nice clean sound copy. Advanced Series on Ocean… Read more
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image of Living with the Puerto Rico Shore

Living with the Puerto Rico Shore

by Bush, David M., Richard M.T. Webb, et alia

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Published
1995
ISBN
9780847702398
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£11.09

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San Juan PR: Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico / Duke University, 1995. Paperback. xviii, 193p., 10x8 inches landscape format illustrated with numerous b&w site photos, diagrams, line maps and tables. very good trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Living with the shore series.
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image of Tsunamis; Proceedings of the National Science Foundation Workshop; May 1979

Tsunamis; Proceedings of the National Science Foundation Workshop; May 1979

by Hwang, Li-San and Y. Keen Lee, organizing & editing

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Published
1979
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£22.19

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Pasadena CA: Tetra Tech Inc, 1979. Paperback. vii, 328p., text reproduced from keyboard-set ms, illustrated with diagrams, tables, formulae; softbound in 10x10 inch decorated wraps. Slightest edgewear with a tiny corner-tip bump, completely clean, sound and unmarked, a very good copy.
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image of MEDCOAST 09; the Ninth International Conference on the Mediterranean Coastal Environment : 10.-14. November 2009, SPA Hotel Belarus, Sochi, Russia, [proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on the Mediterranean Coastal Environment]

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Ankara, Turky: Middle East Technical University, 2009. Hardcover. Two volumes [1126p.], very good condition.
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£92.44
image of Antarctica. January 15 - February 23, 1991

Antarctica. January 15 - February 23, 1991

by Crawford, Neelon

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Published
1991
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£14.79

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New York: The Witkin Gallery, Inc, 1991. Pamphlet. Unpaginated, about 22p., introduction, vita and perhaps 16 captioned plates on high-gloss paperstock. Softbound in oblong 8.5x11 inch stapled grey wraps with slight external hints of handling, no ownership or other marks (except our SKU), a very good copy. Lots of aerial pix; he had much support from pilots and others,… Read more
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image of San Francisco Bay Sediments. Reprinted from Proceedings of the Sixth Pacific Science Congress

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[Honolulu]: Pacific Science Association, 1939. Pamphlet. pp.783-793, 6x9 inches, offprint pamphlet, a pencilled note states 1944, most probably an accession date, two line maps, rust around the staples, item opens rather stiffly, a good-only copy. Cover leaf bears a rubber-stamped "With compliments of Author." Underwater riverine troughs in the underwater valley that is SF Bay; Louderback's mollusk-tracing of shell… Read more
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image of Bahama: iruka to hikari no meikyu [Bahamas: Labyrinth of Brightness and Dolphin]  バハマ : イルカと光の迷宮

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Tokyo: Riverside Press 早川書房, 1996. 143p., very good in wraps. Text in Japanese. The focus of this richly illustrated book is on the dolphins of the Bahamas; it includes text narrating the author's interaction with them in the course of fieldwork from 1985 to 1996. The author describes himself as one of Japan's few "full-fledged naturalists;" he has… Read more
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image of La Sirena [The Siren], noticias del programa del PNUMA para los mares regionales; numero 20, Mayo 1983

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Geneva: United Nations Environment Programme, 1983. Pamphlet. 24p., printed on superior paperstock and illustrated with cartoon-like sketches, photographic mugshots of staffers, pamphlet newsletter in stapled 8x5.5 inch self-wraps. Slight edgewear with a crimp at the head, clean and sound, a very good copy. "Regional" oceanic areas such those surrounding South America and Africa, the Mediterranean, South Pacific &c. Title… Read more
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image of The Gulf of Aqaba, an international waterway: its significance to international trade

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Washington DC: Public Affairs Press, 1957. 18p., very good in wraps. On the then-recently opened waterway and its role in Israeli/Arab diplomatic and commercial conflict.
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image of Lost Lyonesse: Evidence, records and traditions of England's Atlantis

Lost Lyonesse: Evidence, records and traditions of England's Atlantis

by Wilson, Beckles and John Michell (intro.)

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Published
1986
ISBN
9780948508011
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£11.09

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London: Adco Associates, 1986. 32p., 3x6 inches, stapled wraps, illus., light soiling on back cover, else very good. Pocket Pals. Reprint of 1902 article about ancient British civilization in booklet format by John Michell and Richard Adams founders of Fortean Times.
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image of The Observing Eye; or, Letters to Children on the Three Lowest Divisions of Animal Life. The Radiated, Articulated,_Molluscous. Sixth Edition

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London: Jarrold and Sons, 1859. Hardcover. x, 310p., publisher's menu; small hardbound in bevelled 6.5x4 inch royal-blue boards gilt. Casing is in terribly poor shape with seriously cracked hinges, a nearly-detached spine panel that has half-inch losses both head and tail, spine titling dirty and dim. Gilt cover devices and title are still bright, it and rear cover could… Read more
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image of A Flight to Cape Chidley, 1935 [With separate map, Pl. I, facing p.56] reprinted from The Geographical Review, Vol. XXVI, No. 1, January, 1936

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New York: American Geographical Society, 1936. Paperback. Offprint, pp.48-58, large folded map in color bound in following text, b&w photographic plates with text on coated paperstock; paperback item in plain printed grey 10x6.5 inch wraps. Mildest signs of any handling or age, map is unmolested, a very good copy.
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image of Coral and Desert the Magic of the Red Sea

Coral and Desert the Magic of the Red Sea

by Guadalupi, Gianni and Giorgio Mesturini

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2002
ISBN
9788880957096
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£18.49

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Vercelli Italy: White Star Publishers, 2002. Hardcover. 240p., coated paperstock with profuse color photography (aerial, surface and undersea), first English-language edition 12x11 inch boards gilt in colorphoto dust jacket, jacket slightly edgeworn, entirely clean and sound, a near-fine copy.
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image of Ridge review, issues of concern to all lovers of the northern California coastal ridges [12 unduplicated issues]

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Annapolis / Mendocino, CA: An Apple Press, 1988. A broken run consisting of v.I nos. 1,2; v.III nos. 2,3; v.IV nos. 2,3,4; v.V nos. 1,2; v.VI nos. 1,3; v.VII n.4. Very pleasant productions on matte alkaline stock, averaging some forty pages, staplebound 10x7 inch sketch-decorated wraps. Scattered pressure marks from mailing, very good copies with subscriber's label.
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image of Driftnetting of salmon in Ireland: allegations and truth

Driftnetting of salmon in Ireland: allegations and truth

by National Fishermen's Defence Organisation

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Published
1974
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£16.27

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n.p.: the Organisation, 1974. 16p., very good in wraps; not found in OCLC. Defends fishermen in the Republic of Ireland against charges that they were decimating the salmon population.
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