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Windjammer Tradition

By: ?anon

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 28784


Camden ME: The Owl and the Turtle, Inc. undated. Portraits of the windjammer fleet of Maine's Penobscot Bay, the world's greatest concentration of authentic wooden vessels carrying passengers under sail. SOFT cover, 8vo saddle-stitched, 5 pages of b&w photos, annotated bibliography, 3-fold color chart of Penobscot Bay, 32pp, contents as new, near Fine. View more info

Ships of the High Seas

By: Abranson, Erik

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 36117


New York: Crescent Books 1976. Abranson selects 19 ships to illustrate the history and development of deep-water vessels. No dust jacket, 4to in blue cloth, pictorial endpapers, 20 color paintings by Edward Mortelmans, index, 124pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good. View more info

Letters from the Sea, 1882-1901

By: Albee, Parker B.

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 41727


Gardiner ME: Tilbury House, Publishers 2000, 1st edition. Joanna and Lincoln Colcord were born and raised aboard ship, the children of Captain Lincoln Alden Colcord and his wife, Jane Sweetser Colcord; Albee presents their journal letters to family members ashore, logbooks, and photographs. Dust jacket, 4to, b&w photographs, 192pp, new, Fine. View more info

On the Water

By: Alvord, Douglas

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 44839


Dublin NH: Yankee Books 1988, 1st edition. The romance and lore of America's small boats told in text, detailed b&w drawings, and exquisite full-color paintings by Douglas Alvord, including lobstermen, skipjacks, bugeyes, marsh skiffs, flat-water sailers, and more. Dust jacket price clipped, oblong 8vo half-bound in tan cloth and blue paper, 8 color plates, text drawings, index, 160pp, clean and tight with no marks, Fine/Very Good. View more info

Sailing Ship, The

By: Anderson

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 25722


New York: Bonanza Books 1963 reprint of Norton original. One of the best compact accounts of the development of the sailing ship in both northern and southern Europe, their blending in the 15th century, and their evolution thereafter. Dust jacket ragged with portions missing from head and heel of spine, small 8vo in blue cloth, illustrated throughout, index, 212pp, Good. View more info

Coastwise Sail

By: Anderson

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 27938


London: Percival Marshall and Company 1934. A record of the schooners surviving in the British coasting trade and of those lost in recent years. Glassine cover, 12mo in navy cloth, 11 photos, ink drawings by J. C. Burnie and others, 80pp plus adverts, near Fine. View more info

Seventeenth Century Rigging

By: Anderson, R. C.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 40059


London: Percival Marshal and Company, Ltd. 1955, 1st printing. Anderson presents a re-issue of his acclaimed handbook for model makers, 'The Rigging of Ships in the Days of the Spritsail Topmast.' No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, 9 b&w photos, 23 foldout line drawings, index, 146pp, light shelf-wear, owner's name on front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/-. View more info

Cabinet, The: S. S. Great Britain

By: anon, Alexander

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 32991


Melbourne: J. Reid [1862] undated facsimile reprint. Full title: The Cabinet, a repository of facts, figures, and fancies relating to the voyage of the Great Britain SS, from Liverpool to Melbourne with The Eleven of All England and other distinguished passengers. Four issues of the shipboard newspaper, with fascinating commentary on the voyages, the passengers, the officers, the vessel, and their life and times. SOFT cover, 4to saddle-stitched, 46pp, cover a bit wrin... View more info

Sailing Ships of the Maritimes

By: Armour, Charles A.

Price: $45.00

Seller ID: 41169


Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Ltd. 1975, 1st printing. Armour and co-author Thomas Lackey present an illustrated history of shipping and shipbuilding in the maritime provinces of Canada, 1750-1925. Dust jacket rubbed with a few nicks to edges and one tear on rear, oblong 8vo in blue cloth, 16 color plates, 100+ b&w illustrations, list of sources, bibliography, index, 224pp, owner's name on front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Good. View more info

Euterpe

By: Arnold

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 25175


San Diego: Maritime Museum Association of San Diego 1988. The diaries, letters and logs of the 'Star of India' as a British emigrant ship. SOFT cover, Library of Congress stamp on registration page and inside rear endpaper, many illustrations, 234pp, near Fine. View more info

Tall Ships Pacific

By: ASTA

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 26900


Chicago: Rand McNally 1978. Official souvenir and program with articles on Captain Cook, tall ships, sail training vessels, and more. SOFT cover, 4to, b&w and color photographs throughout, 80pp, as new, near Fine. View more info

Sail Tall Ships!

By: ASTA

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 37847


Newport RI: American Sail Training Association 1998, 10th edition. ASTA presents a comprehensive directory of sail training and adventure at sea opportunities worldwide. SOFT cover, 8vo, b&w photos, 249pp, as new, Fine. View more info

Ships

By: Baker

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 12279


Baltimore: John Murphy 1916, limited edition (1/1000). Red leather, pulled and rubbed, tight, Good. View more info

Sloops and Shallops

By: Baker, William A.

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 34712


Barre MA: Barre Publishing Company 1966, 1st edition. Baker continues the studies of early North American vessels he began in Colonial Vessels, following the development of shallops along the Atlantic seaboard and Chesapeake Bay, with illustrations by him. Dust jacket lightly rubbed with price clipped and several small tears, 8vo in blue cloth, 50 text figures, notes, glossary, 174pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. View more info

Sloops and Shallops

By: Baker, William A.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 35491


Barre MA: Barre Publishing Company 1966, 1st edition. Baker continues the studies of early North American vessels he began in 'Colonial Vessels,' following the development of shallops along the Atlantic seaboard and Chesapeake Bay, with illustrations by him. No dust jacket though portions laid in, 8vo in blue cloth, 50 text figures, notes, glossary, 174pp, contents clean and tight, owner's name on front endpaper o/w no marks, near Fine. View more info

Sloops and Shallops

By: Baker, William A.

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 43716


Barre MA: Barre Publishing Company 1966, 1st edition. Baker continues the studies of early North American vessels he began in 'Colonial Vessels,' following the development of shallops along the Atlantic seaboard and Chesapeake Bay, with illustrations by him. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, 50 text figures, notes, glossary, 174pp, contents clean and tight, near Fine/near Fine. View more info

Sloops and Shallops

By: Baker, William A.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 43866


Barre MA: Barre Publishing Company 1966, 1st. Baker traces the development of the shallop along the Atlantic seaboard and the Chesapeake from open vessels to full-deck vessels for offshore fishing. Dust jacket with price clipped, 8vo in light blue cloth, 50 line drawings by the author, end-notes, glossary, 174pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

Running Her Easting Down

By: Baker, William F.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 44200


Caldwell ID: The Caxton Printers, Ltd. 1974. The story of one of the foremost of the great tea clippers, the Cutty Sark, and her sister ships, with five color paintings by John Spurling, and 10 extensive appendices with additional information about cargos, the clipper Caliph, and record passages. Dust jacket, 4to in blue cloth, 65 b&w illustrations, 2 charts, bibliography, index, 170pp, owner's bookplate, contents as new, near Fine/near Fine. View more info

Log of the Skipper's Wife, The

By: Balano, James W.

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 42902


Camden ME: Down East Books 1979. Dorothea Moulton Balano's diary provides an eyewitness account of life aboard some of the last of the Maine windjammers over two decades sailing around the world, visiting mysterious ports, and raising a family. SOFT cover, 8vo, 10pp of b&w photos, 160pp, no marks, near Fine. View more info

Sailing the Seas: The Log of Tom Darke

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 41205


New York: American Book Company 1920. Written for schoolchildren by James Baldwin and W. W. Livengood, to increase their appreciation for America's maritime achievements, ships, and the sea. No dust jacket, 12mo in navy cloth lightly frayed, gilt embossed vignette and titles on front board, illustrated with numerous drawings by Ken Eby and Leon D'Emo, b&w photos, 3 maps, 304pp, corners lightly bumped and frayed, owner's name on front endpaper o/w no marks, tight, Fair/... View more info