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CONVOY HOMEWARD
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CONVOY HOMEWARD

By McCutchan, Philip

New York, NY: St. Martin's Press (1992) 182 pp. Original blue paper covered boards w/ faint sunning to bottom edges. DJ has modest edge wear. Contents very nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

SHIPWRECKS ON THE CHESAPEAKE: Maritime Disasters on Chesapeake Bay and Its Tributaries, 1608-1978
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SHIPWRECKS ON THE CHESAPEAKE: Maritime Disasters on Chesapeake Bay and Its Tributaries, 1608-1978

By Shomette, Donald G.

Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishers (1982) 324 pp. Original red cloth covers w/ gilt title on black cloth spine. Binding very bright and clean. Previous owner's address label on front and rear endpapers. DJ has modest edge wear. Illust. w/ b/w drawings. Contents very nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

YANKEE TRADERS AT SEA AND ASHORE: An Account of the Early Nineteenth Century Merchant Ships Built in Connecticut and Sailing From New York; And of Connecticut Travelers to the Far West and the Far East

By Dart, Margaret S.

New York, NY: The William-Frederick Press, 1965. 96 pp. Original blue cloth covers, very bright and clean. DJ lightly soiled; spine a bit darkened. Illust. w/ 4 b/w reproductions. Contents very nice.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

SCRIMSHAW AT MYSTIC SEAPORT: Featuring Objects From the Kynett, Howland, Townshend and White Collections/No. 33 (Thirty-Three), March, 1958

By Stackpole, Edouard A.

Mystic, CT: The Marine Historical Association, Inc., 1958. 54 pp. Original gray wraps, lightly soiled; spine and edges sunned. Illust. w/ b/w photos. Contents nice.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.50

SMALL CRAFT AT MYSTIC SEAPORT: No. 36 (Thirty-Six), December, 1959

By Stackpole, Edouard A. and Kleinschmidt, James

Mystic, CT: The Marine Historical Association, Inc., 1959. 82 pp. Original blue wraps, lightly soiled w/ light edge wear. Small price marked out at top corner of title page. Illust. w/ b/w photos. Contents nice.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Louis S. Martel (Photographs)/John R. Stevens and James Kleinschmidt (Drawings). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.00

STORY OF PLYMOUTH

By Walling, R. A. J.

New York: William Morrow & Company (1950) 312 pp. Original dark blue cloth covers, very bright and clean. Spine ends a bit bumped. DJ lightly soiled w/ few short tears and few small chips to edges. Price clipped. Illust. w/ b/w plates and a fold-out color map. Contents nice.. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Good+ to Very Good-. Illus. by Lewis Duckett (Line Drawings). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

US CARRIERS AT WAR
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US CARRIERS AT WAR

By Kilduff, Peter

Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Books (1981) 128 pp. Original dark blue covers w/ gilt title on spine. Binding very bright and clean. Spine ends a bit bumped. DJ has modest edge wear. Illust. w/ b/w photos. Contents very nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.00

PRIVATEERS & VOLUNTEERS: The Men and Women of Our Reserve Naval Forces, 1766 to 1866

By Stivers, Reuben Elmore

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press (1975) 502 pp. Original green cloth covers w/ titles in gilt. Spine a bit soiled. Light dampstain to lower portion of foredge of text block. Contents very nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

MEDICINE UNDER SAIL
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MEDICINE UNDER SAIL

By Friedenberg, Zachary B.

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press (2002) 176 pp. Original red cloth covers w/ gilt title on spine. Binding very bright and clean. Previous owner's name neatly penned on front paste-down. DJ has small crease to bottom corner of rear flap. Illust. w/ b/w plates. Contents very nice.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

WAR AT SEA

By Cant, Gilbert

New York: The John Day Company (1942) 340 pp. Original blue-gray cloth covers, spine ends slightly bumped. Edges of leaves a bit age toned. DJ lightly soiled and rubbed w/ wear, few short tears, and few small chips to edges. Illust. w/ b/w photos.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

AIRCRAFT CARRIERS IN PEACE AND WAR: The Watts Seapower Library

By Skiera, Joseph A. (Editor)

New York, NY: Franklin Watts, Inc. (1965) 296 pp. Original blue cloth covers w/ light rubbing to corners and spine ends. DJ rubbed w/ wear and few short tears to edges. Spine sunned w/ light chipping to ends. Illust. w/ b/w plates.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

REBEL REEFERS: The Organization and Midshipmen of the Confederate States Naval Academy
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REBEL REEFERS: The Organization and Midshipmen of the Confederate States Naval Academy

By Conrad, James Lee

Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, A Member of the Perseus Book Group (2003) 214 pp. Original cream paper covered boards w/ gilt title on brown paper spine. Binding very bright and clean. Corners and spine ends bumped. DJ lightly soiled; spine and edges darkened. Illust. w/ b/w plates. Contents very nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

AN AUTHENTIC NARRATIVE OF THE LOSS OF THE AMERICAN BRIG COMMERCE, WRECKED ON THE WESTERN COAST OF AFRICA, IN THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1815, WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE SUFFERINGS OF THE SURVIVING OFFICERS AND CREW, WHO WERE ENSLAVED BY THE WANDERING ARABS,...

By Riley, James

New York: Leavitt and Allen, 1859. 272 pp. Original brown cloth covers stamped in blind w/ gilt title and decoration on spine. Covers faded and rubbed; cocked. Corners bumped w/ light fraying to spine ends. Light scattered foxing. Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down. Light dampstain at bottom margins of leaves 128 through 134. Illust. w/ a b/w frontispiece.. Hard Cover. Good or Better/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$130.00

THENCE ROUND CAPE HORN: The Story of United States Naval Forces on Pacific Station, 1818-1923

By Johnson, Robert Erwin

Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Institute (1963) 280 pp. Original tan cloth covers, very bright and clean. Ship blindstamp on front cover. DJ a bit soiled w/ modest edge wear. Illust. w/ b/w photos. Contents nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

A GUIDE TO SUNKEN SHIPS IN AMERICAN WATERS

By Lonsdale, Adrian L. and Kaplan, H. R.

Arlington, VA: Compass Publications Inc. (1964) 190 pp. Original green cloth covers w/ titles in gilt. Binding very bright and clean. Bottom corners and spine ends bumped. DJ lightly soiled w/ wear and few short tears to edges; light chipping to corners and spine ends. Faint musty odor. Illust. w/ b/w photos and maps.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good+ to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

OUR MERCHANT SHIPPING: Its Present State Considered

By Lindsay, W. S.

London/Sunderland: Longman and Company/Vint & Carr; J. Williams, 1860. 318 pp. Original red cloth covers stamped in blind w/ gilt title on spine. Binding moderately soiled w/ wear to extremities. Approx. 1 1/4" chip to cloth at bottom of spine along front hinge; crack along top of front outer hinge. Spine sunned. Four leaves in front roughly opened, otherwise, rest of leaves mostly unopened. Edges of leaves lightly age toned.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$255.00

BIG E: The Story of the USS Enterprise

By Stafford, Commander Edward P./Radford, Admiral Arthur W. (Foreword)

New York: Random House (1962) 500 pp. Original dark blue cloth covers w/ gilt title on spine, and small gilt aircraft carrier on front cover at bottom edge. Binding very bright and clean. Spine ends a bit bumped. DJ lightly soiled w/ wear and few short tears to edges; approx. 1 3/4" closed tear at top edge of front panel along spine. Spine sunned. Previous owner's name at top edge of front flap. Illust. w/ b/w photos. Contents very nice.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.00

UNIFORMS AND INSIGNIA: Jan #1, A Joint Army and Navy Publication, Prepared by the Military Intelligence Service and the Division of Naval Intelligence

By Military Intelligence Service and the Division of Naval Intelligence (Prepared)

106 pp. A collection of 106 loose plates w/ three holes punched in each. A recognition manual of the uniforms used by the principal military powers of the world. This set includes: the Brazilian Navy; French Navy; German Air Force, Army, and Navy; Italian Air Force, Army, and Navy; Japanese Army and Navy; Netherlands Navy; Portuguese Navy; Spanish Navy; Turkish Navy. Includes original dark gray and blue clam-shell box, which is lightly soiled and rubbed w/ splitting to several of the corners. Box is Good/Contents are Very Good.. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Very Scarce.

$380.00

VOLUNTEER SOLDIER OF AMERICA: With Memoir of the Author and Military Reminiscences from General Logan's Private Journal

By Logan, John A./Logan, C. A. (Memoir)

Chicago and New York: R. S. Peale & Company, 1887. 706 pp. Original blue pictorial cloth covers w/ titles in gilt. Binding lightly soiled and rubbed w/ light fraying to corners and spine ends. Small price written in ink on decorative front endpaper. Light scattered foxing. Few very short, closed tears to outer margins of several plates, not affecting actual images. Illust. w/ a color frontispiece and 23 (of 24) b/w plates (lacks plate at page 674).. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good or Better/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by H. Ogden, T. Fleming, Waldo Weber, William A. McCullough, E. J. Meeker, Walter Goater, and A. C. Redwood. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$52.00

LIFE AND HEROIC DEEDS OF ADMIRAL DEWEY, INCLUDING BATTLES IN THE PHILIPPINES: Containing a Complete and Glowing Account of the Grand Achievements of the Hero of Manila; His Ancestry and Early Life; His Brilliant Career in the Great Civil War;...

By Young, Louis Stanley; Northrop, Henry Davenport

Philadelphia, PA: World Bible House (1899) 508 pp. Original blue pictorial cloth covers w/ titles in gilt. Binding moderately soiled and rubbed; spine and edges sunned. Edges of text block marbled. Light foxing to endpapers. Previous owner's name on front paste-down. Illust. w/ a color frontispiece, and superbly embellished w/ a galaxy of phototype engravings.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

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