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US Flush Deck Destroyers in Action - Warships No. 19

By Al Adcock

Squadron/Signal Publications, 2003. 8.25" X 11" [Oblong] in colorfully illustrated heavy paper covers. Old price at top corner title page; otherwise, clean, tight, unmarked: NEAR FINE Great period photos. 49pp. [BD043]. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine/No Jacket.

$39.95

UNDER CROWN AND ANCHOR Royal Caribbean Cruise Line: The First Twenty-Five Years, 1970 - 1995

By Kolltveit & Maxtone-Graham

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., 1995. 9.75" X 11.375" [Oblong] in grey cloth with silver lettering. Tiny soiled spot near corner of lower front cover; otherwise, like new: FINE PLUS in a FINE jacket. 251 numbered pages. Lots of lovely photography. A nice cruise souvenir.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

$19.95

In Deep Water

By Felix Perry

Breakwater Books Ltd., 2006. 9" X 6" in glossy illustrated heavy paper covers. Very minor shelf wear: NEAR FINE or better condition. Underwater salvage. 155pp.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$14.95

U-BOAT OPERATIONS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR (2 Volumes)

By Wynn, Kenneth

Caxton Editions, 2003. 2 Volumes: 11.875" X 8.5" in glossy illustrated hard covers. Both volumes are LIKE NEW. Jacket for Vol. 1 has a short tear at top of spine: VERY GOOD; Jacket for Vol. 2 is NEAR FINE. Gives a synopsis of the complete history of what appears to be EVERY BOAT in the Kreigsmarine. 362/312pp. First Edition Thus. [2X BC043]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/Very Good.

$75.00

OLD TOWN CANOES AND BOATS 1955 [Catalog]

Old Town Canoe Company, Old Town, Maine, 1955. 6" X 8" [oblong] in colorful paper covers. This little catalog is just a tiny smidge under "like new condition." Super nice clean condition, filled with photos and it comes with its original mailing envelope as well as an earlier Old Town invoice. 45pp, not counting covers. [BA059]. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine/No Jacket.

$75.00

Boatbuilding in Your Own Back Yard

By Rabl, S. S.

U.S.A.: Cornell Maritime Pr/Tidewater Pub, 1989. 11.25" X 8.625" in brown cloth. Very spiffy. Clean, tight, unmarked: FINE. Jacket- top edges curling outward; a couple of short tears: VERY GOOD. 224pp. Last page lists where detailed blueprints for the boats described in the book can be found. Great How-to book on boat building. Common-sense suggestions, lists of materials, etc. [BA048]. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.

$14.95

SAILING ALONE AROUND THE WORLD and VOYAGE OF THE LIBERDADE

By Slocum, Joshua

COLLIER BOOKS, New York, 1970. 7.125" X 4.125" in heavy paper covers. Moderate soiling, wear, esp top front corner. Yet contents are absolutely excellent and clean: GOOD PLUS. 382pp. Second Collier edition.. 2nd Edition. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket.

$11.95

MARCONI RIGGING AND SAILMAKING A Simplified Guide for the Amateur

By Gray, Alan

The Rudder Publishing Company, New York, 1932. 6.125" X 4.75" in greenish covers. A bit soiled; owner's name and date on flyleaf. Otherwise, tight, clean and unmarked: VERY GOOD. Nice illustrations in this little book. USEFUL and informative. 127pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.95

HOW TO ABANDON SHIP
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HOW TO ABANDON SHIP

By Richards & Banigan

The Infantry Journal, Washington, DC, 1943. 6" X 4.75" in heavy paper covers. a little soiled, book is cocked back, name on front cover and pre-title page: GOOD or better. 196pp, including index. Illustrated. Very good discussion of an unusual topic.. 2nd Edition. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket.

$16.95

Sail, Steam, and Splendour: A Picture History of Life aboard the Transatlantic Liners
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Sail, Steam, and Splendour: A Picture History of Life aboard the Transatlantic Liners

By Miller, Byron S.

Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Times Books, 1977. 10 5/8" X 14 1/4" in black boards. Some wear at top of spine, but otherwise clean and tight: VERY GOOD. Jacket shows some wear and soil, a couple of short tears: about GOOD condition. 288pp filled with really nifty photos of ships, inside and outside, steamship posters, etc.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good.

$14.95

BETWEEN THE SAINTS: LOUIS AND PAUL

By Flippo, Kathy

J.R Simpson & assoc. Florissant, MO, 1998. 10" X 7" in slick heavy paper covers with a map on the front cover. Inside story about the towboats and barge traffic on the upper Mississippi. Nifty! Illustrated. Like new condition. 275pp + 37pp of very interesting appendices, including one with specifics about the tow boats - names and particulars.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. As New/No Jacket.

$29.95

50 YEARS NEW YORK SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION CAMDEN, N.J.

New York Shipbuilding Corp., Camden, NJ, 1949. 11.25" X 8.75" in blue cloth with shiny gilt "porthole" design on front cover. Discoloration top right corner front cover. A little wear at top of spine. Otherwise nice inside and out. GOOD PLUS to VERY GOOD MINUS condition. Great pictures throughout of ships, including warships built by this company.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$39.95

NOMENCLATURE OF NAVAL VESSELS

By Division of personnel Supervision and Mgt.

U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1941. 9 1/8" X 5 7/8" in light blue paper covers. Lower right corner very slightly bent. Excellent inside and out. VERY GOOD PLUS or better condition. Essentially this is a short dictionary of terms relating to modern ships. 51pp.. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$19.95

SMALL BOAT ENGINES INBOARD AND OUTBOARD

By Miller, Conrad

Sheridan House, New York, 1961. 8 1/2" X 5 3/4" in red cloth. Lightly soiled, back cover slightly mottled-looking: about VERY GOOD MINUS condition. Illustrated by Allen Beechel. Excellent book for beginners. Also covers diesels. 316pp.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.95

MARINE AND NAVAL BOILERS

By kerley, Jay

United States Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD, 1929. 9.5" X 6.25" in black cloth. A little wear, esp. around the edges, Owner's name on flyleaf. Gilt lettering somewhat faded: VERY GOOD. This book was written to provide Naval Academy Midshipmen with a basic theoretical understanding of how steam boilers on ships work. Numerous detailed diagrams - many of them fold-outs demonstrate the fundamentals. Contents excellent. Very peculiar pagination scheme: probably about 250pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.95

NO.9 AMERICAN PRACTICAL NAVIGATOR An Epitopme of Navigation and Nautical Astronomy

By Bowditch, Nathaniel

United States Hydrographic Office, Washington, D.C., 1917. 10.5" X 7.75" in tan buckram. Heavily smudged and soiled; front hinge cracking. Highly technical text on navigation. Filled with mathematical formulas and tables. 949pp.. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$19.95

The Seafarers THE MEN-OF-WAR

By Time-Life Books; Howarth, David Armine

Time-Life Books, Alexandria, VA, 1978. 11 3/8" X 9 3/8" in black leatherette with handsome cover paste-down showing a Dutch warship firing a salute. Tiny bump at bottom of back cover, very slightly cocked: NEAR FINE condition. Filled with nifty illustrations, many from vintage sources such as paintings, prints, or ephemera. 176pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

$9.95

The Seafarers THE PACIFIC NAVIGATORS

By Time-Life Books; Allen, Oliver

Time-Life Books, 1980. 11 3/8" X 9 3/8" IN BLACK LEATHERETTE with a handsome cover paste-down of ships approaching a tropical Island. FINE PLUS condition. This book is filled with wonderful color & black and white illustrations, many from historical prints and paintings. 176pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

$9.95

The Seafarers THE WINDJAMMERS

By Allen, Oliver E.; Time-Life Books

Time-Life Books, 1978. 11 3/8" X 9 3/8" in black leatherette with handsome color paste-down of a square-rigged ship under sail. A couple of VERY minor smudges on back cover: VERY GOOD PLUS or better condition. Filled with great illustrations, including 4 by artist Anton Otto Fischer. 176pp. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$9.95

The Seafarers THE EXPLORERS
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The Seafarers THE EXPLORERS

By Humble, Richard; Time-Life Books

Time-Life Books Alexandria, VA, 1978. 11 3/8" X 9 3/8" in black leatherette with cover paste-down showing schools of flying fish flying into a Portugese ship's rigging from a 16th century painting. Numerous great illustrations inside + nifty history of the period. Slightly cocked: still about FINE condition. 176pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

$9.95

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