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Survive the Savage Sea

by Dougal Robertson

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Trench Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First British Edition
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$15.00

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London: Elek, 1973. Light wear/soiling to edges, orig owner's name on title page and half-title, Jacket show slight wear. Signed by the author on the title page. True story of a family shipwrecked at sea for thirty-eight days. Numerous B&W photos.. Signed by Author. First British Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Very Good.
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Ship Erection

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Published
1942
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Good+
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$25.00

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Harrisburg PA: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1942. Covers a bit faded, worn and soiled. Text clean and unmarked, complete. Included is a large quarter folded booklet of ship blueprints that is a companion piece to this volume. Soft cover, 231 pages, hundreds of photos and diagrams. "Prepared by the Division of Industrial Education in cooperation with Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock… Read more
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Questions and Answers About Seashore Life

by Ilka Katherine List

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Trench Books
Published
1970
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Very Good+
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$26.00

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New York: Four Winds Press, 1970. Clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light wear/rubbing; small tape repair at bottom edge.. White Cloth. Very Good+/Good+. Illus. by Arabelle Wheatley.
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The New Cruising Cookbook

by Russell K. Jones & C. McKim Norton

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Trench Books
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Revised Edition
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$8.00

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New York: Norton, 1960. Light soiling to foredges, sound and unmarked. Jacket shows light soiling, edgewear. If you're taking the boat out, here's a collection of recipes you shouldn't be without. 350+ quick recipes to prepare on a two-burner stove.. Revised Edition. Red Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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Sun Sight Sailing

by S.L. Seaton

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Trench Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$8.00

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New York: David McKay, 1980. Moderate wear to corners, light rubbing, clean and unmarked. "A foolproof, step-by-step method of finding your position at sea". Hope your math is up to par!. First Edition. Illustrated Hardcover. Very Good.
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America's Lost Treasure

by Tommy Thompson

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Trench Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$14.00

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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1998. Light wear to covers, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows rubbing, two closed 1" tears. "A Pictorial Chronicle of the Sinking and Recovery of the United States Mail Steamship 'Central America' - The Ship of Gold". Oversized volume, hundreds of color photos, very detailed. Extra postage outside the US.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Good+.… Read more
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The Book of the Lobster

by Joy V. Dueland

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Trench Books
Published
1973
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Good+
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$8.00

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Somersworth NH: New Hampshire Publishing, 1973. Covers worn; sound condition, clean and unmarked. The lobster's life story, includes 43 recipes, many illus.. Trade Paperback. Good+.
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And Not to Yield

by Alan Villiers

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Trench Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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$40.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. Minimal wear, bump to one corner, clean; two inscriptions, one from 1953 on flyleaf, one from 2002 inside front cover. Price clipped jacket shows edgewear, closed tear at top of spine, complete. "A Story of the Outward Bound School of Adventure". "To serve, to strive and not to yield".. First American Edition. Black… Read more
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The Fishing Fleets of New England

by Mary Ellen Chase

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Trench Books
Published
1961
Condition
Fine
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$7.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. Clean and unmarked. Jacket shows fading, light wear. A North Star Book #28. Illus with numerous drawings and photos.. Gray Cloth. Fine/Good+.
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The Lusitania Disaster

by Thomas A. Baily / Paul B. Ryan

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Trench Books
Published
1975
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$9.00

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New York: Free Press, 1975. Light wear/soiling to covers, inscription inside front cover. Jacket worn at edges w/small tears. The inside scoop on the Lusitania, with B&W photos.. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Good+/Good+.
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Dangerous Marine Animals

by Bruce W. Halstead

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good+
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$7.00

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Cambridge MD: Cornell Maritime Press, 1959. Minimal wear at corners, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear, light soiling. "Dangerous Marine Animals: That Bite-Sting-are Non-edible". Written by an MD, well illustrated. You'll need this on the desert island!. Blue Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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The Fishing Fleets of New England

by Mary Ellen Chase

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Trench Books
Published
1961
Condition
Fine
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New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. Clean and unmarked; exceptional condition. Jacket shows a bit of edgewear, price clipped. Illustrated with numerous B&W photos, and prints. North Star Books, #28.. Gray Cloth. Fine/Very Good+.
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Convoy

by Quentin Reynolds

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Trench Books
Published
1942
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Reprint
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$25.00

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Garden City: Blue Ribbon Books, 1942. Letter"S" embossed in corner of end papers, otherwise a nice sound copy, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows rubbing, somewhat faded. True WWII story of the author's transatlantic journey as part of a convoy of freighters.. Reprint. Gray Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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The Encyclopedia of Yacht Designers

by Lucia Del Sol Knight & Daniel Bruce MacNaughton

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Trench Books
Condition
New
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$85.00

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New York: Norton Large, heavy volume. New, unopened and still in publisher's plastic wrap and box. The definitive text on the subject. Extra postage required outside the US. . Cloth. New/New.
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Ships and Shipwrecks Of the Americas

by George Bass (Edit)

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Trench Books
Published
1988
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Very Good+
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$10.00

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New York: Thames & Hudson, 1988. Inscription on flyleaf, otherwise a nice clean copy. Jacket shows light wear/soiling. "A History Based on Underwater Archaeology". Detailed, illustrated history, written by numerous experts in the field. Oversized volume; extra postage outside the US.. Blue Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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Peter the Whaler in Southern Seas

by Max Colwell

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Trench Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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London: Macmillan, 1964. Light soiling to top edge, otherwise a sound copy, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows wear to edges, cello tape repairs from back. Vol. 5 in the 'Great Stories of Australia' series. "Whaling in the Australasian Seas". Well illustrated.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Geoffrey C. Ingleton.
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Death Under Sail

by C.P. Snow

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
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$10.00

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New York: Scribner, 1980. Exceptional condition, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows minor edgewear, light rubbing, faint sticker residue top right front corner, faint crease to front flap; not price clipped. Originally written in 1932, re-issued in 1981, shortly after the author's death.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+.
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The First Book of the China Clippers

by Louise Dickinson Rich

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Trench Books
Published
1962
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Printing
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$12.00

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New York: Franklin Watts, 1962. Light wear/bumps to edges, clean and unmarked. Price clipped jacket shows wear at corners, rubbing. Number 173 in the "First Book Series" for young people.. First Printing. Gray Cloth. Good+/Good+. Illus. by Henry S. Gillette.
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The Stereographic Projection

by F.W. Sohon

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Trench Books
Published
1941
Condition
Fair
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$7.00

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New York: Chemical Publishing, 1941. Wear/soiling/rubbing to covers, waviness to upper half of pages from past dampness; unmarked.. Highly technical navigation reference. Nice reading or reference copy.. Blue Cloth. Fair/No Jacket.
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The Wreck of the Dumaru

by Lowell Thomas

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Trench Books
Published
1930
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$11.00

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Garden City: Doubleday Doran, 1930. Moderate wear/soiling to covers, corner of half-title page clipped, bookplate inside front cover. Sound copy, nicely illus. "A Story of Cannibalism in an Open Boat". . First Edition. Black Cloth. Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by Kurt Wiese.
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