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cover of LOST SHIPS AND LONELY SEAS,

LOST SHIPS AND LONELY SEAS,

by Paine, Ralph Delahaye

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Published
1921
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Good with no dust jacket
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First Edition
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The Century Co. Good with no dust jacket. 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. All illustrations present. Wear to the spine and cover edges. Front hinge broken, reglued. Bookplate on inside front cover. Pages tanned. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 412 pages .
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cover of ALWAYS ANOTHER HORIZON A Journey around the World

ALWAYS ANOTHER HORIZON A Journey around the World

by Olton, Tina

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Published
2005
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Good+
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9780595351565
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Iuniverse, Inc.. Good+. 2005. Softcover. Signed by author on title page: : "Fair winds + calm seas! Tina". Curl to the covers with a large corner bend to the rear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 301 pages; Signed by Author .
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cover of INTRODUCTION TO NAVAL ENGINEERING

INTRODUCTION TO NAVAL ENGINEERING

by Blank, David

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780870213205
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Naval Institute Press. Very Good. 1985. Second Edition. Hardcover. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 545 pages .
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cover of MARINE SALVAGE OPERATIONS

MARINE SALVAGE OPERATIONS

by Brady, Edward M.

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Published
1966
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Good+ in Good dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780870330513
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Cornell Maritime Press. Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. DJ taped to book,. Owner's name on endpaper. Pages browned. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 237 pages .
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cover of ODYSSEY OF A TEXAS SAILOR The True Story of a Country Boy's Dream to Sail  Solo Across the Atlantic Ocean.

ODYSSEY OF A TEXAS SAILOR The True Story of a Country Boy's Dream to Sail Solo Across the Atlantic Ocean.

by Paige, Drew & John Clark

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Published
2018
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Near Fine
ISBN
9781791335519
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Independently Published. Near Fine. 2018. Softcover. Inscribed and signed by author on the inside front cover: "3-28-19 Matt, I know your mother has been trying to get you to read this from the start. I hope you enjoy the book! Sail On! Drew". Signed again, full name plus phone and email. ; 8vo 8" - 9"… Read more
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cover of SHIP'S LOG Go Barging with European Waterways

SHIP'S LOG Go Barging with European Waterways

by Wilder Adventures

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Published
2003
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As New
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Canton Center, CT: Wilder's Adventures. As New. 2003. Ring bound. No writing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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cover of SEA OF DREAMERS Travels with Famous Ocean Explorers

SEA OF DREAMERS Travels with Famous Ocean Explorers

by Trupp, Philip Z.

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Published
1998
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
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9781555912901
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Fulcrum Publishing. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed by author on title-page: "To Linda - to Book + great Friendship Philip Trupp /98".; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages; Signed by Author .
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cover of DESIRABLE AND UNDESIRABLE CHARACTERISTICS OF THE OFFSHORE YACHTS

DESIRABLE AND UNDESIRABLE CHARACTERISTICS OF THE OFFSHORE YACHTS

by Davis, Steven L. & John Rousmaniere

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Published
1987
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780393033113
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W W Norton & Co Inc. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages .
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cover of NORMANDIE

NORMANDIE

by Compagnie Générale Transatlantique

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Published
ca. 1935
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Poor
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France: Éditions De L'Atlantique. Poor. ca. 1935. Softcover. Reading copy only. One third of the backstrip is missing, the rest has been glued back on. Pages loose, some detached, held only by string from falling out. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 72 pages .
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cover of THE AGE OF SCURVY How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Helped Britain  Win the Battle of Trafalgar

THE AGE OF SCURVY How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Helped Britain Win the Battle of Trafalgar

by Bown, Stephen R.

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
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Reprint
ISBN
9781840244021
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Summersdale Pub Ltd. Near Fine. 2005. Reprint. Softcover. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 272 pages .
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cover of PORTSMOUTH-BUILT WARSHIPS 1497-1967

PORTSMOUTH-BUILT WARSHIPS 1497-1967

by Goss, James

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Published
1984
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Very Good
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Kenneth Mason. Very Good. 1984. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 111 pages .
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cover of PICTURE HISTORY OF THE CUNARD LINE, 1840? 1990

PICTURE HISTORY OF THE CUNARD LINE, 1840? 1990

by Braynard, Frank O. & William H. Miller Jr.

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Published
1991
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780486265506
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Dover Publications. Near Fine. 1991. Softcover. 4to 11" - 13" tall; 134 pages .
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cover of SCALE MODELS OF FAMOUS SHIPS 1947 EDITION

SCALE MODELS OF FAMOUS SHIPS 1947 EDITION

by Boucher

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Published
1947
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Very Good
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Ship Boucher Models. Very Good. 1947. Stapled wraps. Includes original shipping envelope, order return envelope with order form stuck to the envelope flap, along with a folded price list with name/address fields at the bottom. Some pages have small corner folds. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages .
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cover of DEEPWATER FAMILY

DEEPWATER FAMILY

by Duncan, Fred B.

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Published
1969
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Very Good with no dust jacket
ISBN
9789990371932
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Pantheon Books. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1969. Library Binding. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages .
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cover of THE CIRCLE PACIFIC AND ORIENT ODYSSEY OF QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 Souvenir Book  January 1983

THE CIRCLE PACIFIC AND ORIENT ODYSSEY OF QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 Souvenir Book January 1983

by Cunard Line

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
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London: Joint Marketing & Publishing Services Limited. Near Fine. 1982. Hardcover. No writing. Includes original folded passenger slip dated April 1983 in the rear. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 56 pages .
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cover of THE BIG BOOK OF BOAT CANVAS A Complete Guide to Fabric Work on Boats

THE BIG BOOK OF BOAT CANVAS A Complete Guide to Fabric Work on Boats

by Lipe, Karen S.

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780915160907
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Seven Seas Press. Near Fine. 1988. Hardcover. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 256 pages .
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cover of THIS WAS SEAFARING A Sea Chest of Salty Memories

THIS WAS SEAFARING A Sea Chest of Salty Memories

by Andrews, Ralph W. & Harry A. Kirwin

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Published
1955
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Very Good in Good dust jacket
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Reprint
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Bonanza Books. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1955. Reprint. Hardcover. Worn torn and rubbed DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 168 pages .
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cover of SOLENT YEAR BOOK 1976

SOLENT YEAR BOOK 1976

by Solent Cruising and Racing Association

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Published
1976
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Good+
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Isle of Wight County Press. Good+. 1976. Paperback. Edge tears to a few pages. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 262 pages .
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cover of LINERS TO THE SUN

LINERS TO THE SUN

by Maxtone-Graham, John

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9781574091076
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Sheridan House. Very Good. 2000. Second Edition. Softcover. Inscribed and signed by author on title-page: "For Gigi & Joe Bon Voyage, always! John Maxtone-Graham QE2 At Sea June 2002". QE2 bookshop bookplate to the inside front cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 512 pages; Signed by Author .
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cover of MY VOYAGE IN THE UNITED STATES FRIGATE "CONGRESS"

MY VOYAGE IN THE UNITED STATES FRIGATE "CONGRESS"

by Van Denburgh, Elizabeth Douglas

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Desmond Fitzgerald. Very Good. 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Top edges gilt, deckle edges elsewhere. Gilt titles and decorations. Slight wear to the spine tips and corners. Some bubbling to the front cover. Owner's bookplate on the inside front cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 338 pages .
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