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VOYAGE OF A CENTURY Photo Collection of NYK Ships

By: N/A

Price: $285.25

Publisher: 1985

Seller ID: 22018


In slipcase. Index. Produced by Nippon Yusen Kaisha to commemorate the centenary of the company's shipping operation. List of ships from establishment in 1885 to August 1945 engine and historical notes, list of ships from 1945 to 1985. Colour illustrations with specifications. 900gms weight ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 322 pages View more info

FIGHTING SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND 1973-1974. an Historian Book

By: Andrews, Graeme

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Regency House Publishers: 1973

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 19992


Wear to side edge of back cover; Illustrates and profiles vessels in both Australian and New Zealand navies. 280gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages View more info

The Mammoth Book of Men O'War : Stories from the Glory Days of Sail

By: Ashley, Mike (Ed)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers: 1999

Seller ID: 2416


New collection of classic seafaring stories. A new book, remainder copy. 496p; Remainder; 12mo View more info

TRUE SEA STORIES

By: Aston, Paul

Price: $11.35

Publisher: London, Siena: 1998

Seller ID: 20245


Weight 260 grms ; Giant Books; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 346 pages View more info

ENGLISH RIVERS AND CANALS.

By: Atterbury, Paul

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Artus Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19967


Index. Eight chapters with maps explore a different region of vast inland waterways and canals, once a major form of transport, now a tourist delight. 850gms weight; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 152 pages View more info

THE SECRET VOYAGE OF SIR FRANCIS DRAKE

By: Bawlf, Samuel

Price: $26.20

Publisher: London, Penguin Books Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20274


Index, notes and bibliography Whilst circumnavigating the globe in 1577 was Drake on another secret mission? 300 grams weight. ; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 400 pages View more info

Volvo Penta Aquamatic Boat Engine

By: Beardow, Keith

Price: $21.50

Publisher: U K, David & Charles: 1980

Seller ID: 28983


History of the invention of inboard outboard boat engine manufactured by Volvo Penta. Plenty of technical information for aquamatic engine owners tables of technical date from p145 - 220. ; B&W Illustrations; 226 pages View more info

THE BERMUDA TRIANGLE

By: Berlitz, Charles

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Book Club: 1976

Seller ID: 24593


Creases on jacket; Reprint 1981. Bibliography,125gms weight ; Book Club Edition; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 206 pages View more info

Sailing Dinghies of the World

By: Blandford, Percy W

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1318


51/2"by 8" landscape softcover with dust jacket & flaps.128p. 250 entries to assist in the identification of dinghies throughout the world. Many photo and drawings. Crease to back cover at bottom corner.255gms weight ; 16mo View more info

Handbook of Practical Boat Repairs Covers all Types of Boats, from Canoes to Yachts, Including Aluminium, Fiberglass and Ferroconcrete!

By: Blandford, Percy W

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, U. S. A., Tab Books: 1975

Seller ID: 28898


Looks unread. Index. First printing August, 1975. 250gms weight; Tab Books; Vol. 788; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages View more info

COMPLETE BOOK OF SAILING A Guide to Boats, Equipment, Tides and Weather, Basic, Advanced and Competition Sailing

By: Bond, Bob, etc.

Price: $8.88

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20089


Owner's name top edge of first page, top corners of jacket chipped. ; Index. Weight 1.25kg; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages View more info

COMPLETE BOOK OF SAILING A Guide to Boats, Equipment, Tides and Weather, Basic, Advanced and Competition Sailing

By: Bond, Bob, etc.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27726


Index. Unclipped jacket. Comprehensive survey basics to competitive sailing. Weight 1.25kg; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages View more info

Ships for All

By: Bowen, Frank C

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Ward Lock: 1952

Seller ID: 12786


256p, index, illustrated. Dustjacket is worn and torn at edges, foxing to page edges, text unaffected.500gms weight; 8vo View more info

The Joys of Boating and Other Tales

By: Breen, Richard C

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Victoria, Richard C, Breen: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3870


98p, signed by author Anecdotes and misadventures with boats, all sizes. Faint crease to front cover where opened. ; 8vo ; Signed by Author View more info

SCURVY How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail

By: Brown, Stephen R

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Penguin Australia: 2004

Seller ID: 21862


Bibliography. History of scurvy and hunt for a treatment. 300gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages View more info

CLIPPER SHIP

By: Burrows, Denys

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Educational Press: 1965

Seller ID: 28279


Unclipped jacket. Adventure story for children based on a tea-clipper on Australia China run The Dauntless. 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages View more info

FIRST PORT FUTURE PORT Celebrating 100 Years

By: Carew, Edna

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Sydney, Sydney Ports Corporation:

Seller ID: 28471


Index. Celebrates 100 years and management of Sydney Harbour. 600gms weight; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 122 pages View more info

WARSHIPS OF THE 20 CENTURY (20TH CENTURY MILITARY SERIES)

By: Chant, Christopher

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Tiger Books: 1996

Seller ID: 22521


Index. 900gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages View more info

The Wreck of the Whaleship Essex : a First-Hand Account of One of History's Most Extraordinary Maritime Disasters by Owen Chase, First Mate

By: Chase, Owen

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Headline: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12125


208p, glossary, illustrated. New Headline edition. Survivor's remarkable story of 90 days adrift after the Essex is sunk by a sperm whale, 480gms weight; 8vo View more info

Gipsy Moth : Circles the World

By: Chichester, Francis

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1967

Seller ID: 2656


270p, illustrated, extracts from log, list of stores and stowage. Chichester's own account of his voyage at 65 in 1966 from Plymouth to Sydneyvia Cape Horn and back to plymouth. Foxing to top edge, light wear to top of jacket.; 8vo View more info