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Lloyd's Calendar 1929

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Lloyd's: 1928

Seller ID: 10735


Some bumping of flexible boards, spotting of front end papers, spine faded ; 3 fold-out maps and many maritime product ads ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 845 pages View more info

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Stability and Seaworthiness of Ships; A text book for officers of the Mercantile Marine and for all concerned with the loading of ships

By: Abell, Thomas Bertrand

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, University Press of Liverpool/Hodder & Stoughton: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10722


Top fore corners bumped. Previous owner has written the titles of three related reference books on page facing title page. Head of spine shows light wear, tail of spine has a half inch tear & a quarter inch tear ; A tight solid book, hinges intact; 297 pages View more info

Lakers : Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes

By: Altobello, Peter David

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Montreal, Eden Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15346


Dust jacket spine faded, some edge wear, tear base of spine, crease down front flap. Only light wear to book.; A tight solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 0.7 x 11.8 x 9 Inches; 128 pages; Artist, Altobello created this book to "record an historic era in shipbuilding; a time when fine craftmanship and aesthetic consideration of Great Lakes ships. ... With these 64 richly textured drawings, Altobello has managed to seize and record the essence of ... View more info

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The Columbia Is Coming

By: Andersen, Doris

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18077


Card covers show light shelf wear, pages yellowed.; A tight solid book. ; B&W Photographs; 9 X 6 X 0.60 inches; 205 pages; In the many small communities and logging camps along the shores of the Strait of Georgia (Salish Sea) and Johnstone Strait the comfort offered by religious teachings was hard to come by. John Antle started up the Columbia Coast Mission in the form of ships offering medical facilities, libraries, religious services as well as more social occasions... View more info

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Shipwreck! Marine Misadventure in Story and Picture Along the Rocky Shores and Shoals of Saint Pierre and Miquelon

By: Andrieux, Jean-Pierre

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Beamsville, Ontario, W. F. Rannie, Publisher: 1975

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 18405


Beige card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 116 pages; "Shipwrecks at Saint Pierre and Miquelon, the French Territorial archipelago off the coast of Newfoundland, is a continuing story, despite modern navigational and warning devices carried by ships and on the Islands." (blurb) View more info

Ships That No Longer Go Down to the Sea

By: Anfossi, J. Leo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Escondido,CA, Leisure Publications: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8335


Signed by Author; Bump top back corner, otherwise unread. ; A bright solid, book. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 153 pages; Inscribed by author on front end paper. This book looks at the many ships that reside in maritime museums in North America and England. Each listing is accompanied by a photo and a brief history and list of specifications View more info

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The Fighting Ship of the Royal Navy, 897-1984

By: Archibald, E.H.H. & Ray Woodward

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Military Press: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 17182


Blue cloth boards show some shelfwear, DJ has some soiling and discoloration, tears and chipping with 1" piece missing from top of spine. Price-clipped, FFEP has glue marks where a previous owner's book plate was removed. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 17.10 X 14 X 2 inches; 416 pages; A very complete illustrated history of the British Navy, from the early wooden vessels of the 9th century, up to the mode... View more info

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Graveyards of the Pacific From Pearl Harbour to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, National Geographic: 2001

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17183


Only slight wear to book and DJ ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W and Colour Photographs; 17.10 X 14 X 2 inches; 256 pages; Robert D. Ballard's exploration of World War II naval battle sites, and a visit to Bikini Atoll, where several atomic bomb tests were conducted after the war. "Published in the 60th anniversary year of the infamous bombing of Pearl Harbor, Graveyards of the Pacific is Dr. Robert Ballard's compelling survey of the maj... View more info

Dragon Boats - A Celebration

By: Barker, Pat

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Raincoast Book Distribution: 1996

Edition: First Canadian Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12929


Light fading of DJ spine ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. A bright solid, book ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 119 pages; A bright colorful book celebrating the increasingly popular sport of Dragon Boat racing. View more info

FERRY ACROSS THE HARBOR - THE STORY OF THE NORTH VANCOUVER FERRIES

By: Barr, Captain James

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Mitchell Press: 1969

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 5512


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 71 pages; Dust jacket in Mylar. DJ shows some scuffing, soiling and light wear. Illustrated by B&W Photos. View more info

Image for Russian Shadows on the British Northwest Coast of North America, 1810-1890 A Study of Rejection of Defense Responsibilities

Russian Shadows on the British Northwest Coast of North America, 1810-1890 A Study of Rejection of Defense Responsibilities

By: Barratt, Glynn

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15247


Some scuffing of glossy dust jacket, edge wear to top edge. Previous owner's attractive bookplate of front pastedown. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; Pacific Maritime Studies Series; 0.75 x 9.5 x 6.5 Inches; 196 pages; Russia threw her shadow on the Northwest Coast before the British came to what is now known as British Columbia. Spanish fears of a ?Muscovite? advance on her possessions from Alaskan outposts were well known in eighteen... View more info

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Memories of the Lakes

By: Bowen, Dana Thomas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Daytona Beach FL, Dana Thomas Bowen: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10982


DJ scuffed, soiled and heavily chipped with short tears ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. A tight solid book. ; 292 pages; The ships which served on the Great Lakes are the center of attention in Mr. Bowen's book, a follow-up to 'Lore of the Lakes'. 64 pages of B&W glossy plates, photos, reproductions of handbills and advertisements View more info

Image for Lifeline  The story of the Atlantic ferries and coastal boats

Lifeline The story of the Atlantic ferries and coastal boats

By: Bruce, Harry

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15947


Light edge wear to extremities, some scuffing of dust jacket ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 249 pages; The story behind the coastal boats that service the outports of Newfoundland and Labrador. View more info

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No Time on Our Side

By: Chapman, Roger; Peter A.G. Milne (illustrator)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1975

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15630


Light edge wear to dust jacket ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. B&W photos, drawings and maps throughout. This is the 1975 true first published simultaneously in Canada and the UK ; B&W Illustrations; 8.50 X 5.40 X 0.70 inches; 168 pages; Roger Chapman and Roger Mallinson were manning the 2 man submersible, Pisces III which was being used in laying the transatlantic cable. In late August 1973 during a routine dive, something went amiss, their aft sphere flooded duri... View more info

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English Seamen and the Colonization of America,

By: Chatterton, E. Keble

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Harbour Publishing: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10806


Light wear to blue cloth covered boards, some foxing ; A tight solid book, hinges intact; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 326 pages View more info