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Yarns Of An Old Shellback


first edition 159pp illus (b/w, artwork and photos) VG (blue cloth, sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and mod wear to extrems, spine sl cocked and cracked w. sl sunning to spine and hinge area and band along top edge of rear board, sl pasteaction to eps w. sl foxing to prelims and edges, lower edge of contents untrimmed w. browning to all edges, sl foxing to sections of text w. some internal paper seperation to gutters in a couple of places w. binding firm and stitching secure) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1925

KEYWORDS: nautical sailing voyages biography history ships transport millett j.l. vivian


Corporal Cotton's Little War

a novel of the aegean campaign 1941


first edition 286pp VG+ (black cloth, sl rubbed w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, spine sl sunned and cocked, mod foxing to t.e. of contents) in VG+ d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, spine sl sunned, sl foxing to internal side of jacket)

PUBLISHER: hutchinson london 1979

KEYWORDS: modern first edition nautical sea stories fiction harris john


From Sea to Sea and other sketches

letters of travel,2 vols.


first colonial edition 497/438pp+ads. VG+ (black cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled w.sl.bumps to extrems.,ffeps glued to pastedowns,owner's stamp to half-titles,prelims.and edges sl.soiled o/w contents clean,spines cracked and sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: macmillan london 1900

KEYWORDS: modern first edition rudyard kipling travel nautical


On Sailing the Sea

a collection of the seagoing writings of hilaire belloc


second edition 170pp VG (blue cloth, v. sl marks to rear board, spine sl cocked, owners name to ffep) in G+ d/w (tears to lower portions of covers and spine w. surface loss up to approx 4-5cm from lower edge in places, sl chipping to head of spine and hinges, spine sl sunned, price clipped)

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1945

KEYWORDS: nautical marine sea stories voyages exploration sailing history travel belloc hilaire roughhead w n


The Navigation Of Small Yachts


first edition 296pp illus, (b/w maps, diagrams and drawings) VG (green cloth w. tables to eps, sl wear to extrems w. minor surface loss to foot of spine, sl soiling and sunning to spine and upper top edge of front board, spine sl cocked and cracked, sl pasteaction rear ep, lower edge of contents untrimmed) in G d/w (mod chipping to t.e. of covers and spine w. mod tear to front cover near upper edge of top hinge, lower half of spine missing, detached along hinges, remaining spine browned, some foxing and soiling to covers)

PUBLISHER: edward arnold london 1934

KEYWORDS: navigation yaching nautical sailing map and compass marine charts irving john


General Survey

b.r. 519 (restricted) geographical handbook series for official use only


[first edition] [rebound w. new boards and eps) 599pp illus, (b/w photograph maps and diagrams w. 2x foldout maps a loosely inserted col map to pocket at rear) VG+ (blue cloth w. gilt titling to front board and spine, v. sl bumps to front board and head of spine, spine v. sl sunned, superfluous leaves removed from end of contents on rebinding, sl internal paper seperation to gutter in one location in first section of text w. v. minor detachment to lower edge, the binding is firm and securely attached)

PUBLISHER: naval intelligence division [n.p.] 1945

KEYWORDS: geography geographical history pacific nautical military strategical economy resources people


The Narrative Of A Naval Nobody 1907-1924


[ex libris?]first edition 333p VG (blue cloth w. gilt titling to front board and spine, sl wear to head and foot of spine, w. neat amateur internal reinforcements to same areas, sl vertical crease and sunning to spine, sl surface loss to lower corner of front board w. sl bumps along upper and lower edges, boards v. sl stained and soiled, spine sl cocked and cracked, sl pasteaction and foxing to eps and edges w. t.e. sl browned, library blind stamp to rear pastedown w. residue of label attachment) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: john murray london 1929

KEYWORDS: military nautical navy travel history war sailors biography royal navy world 1 naval operations life fairburn douglas


The Navy List 1988

corrected to 31st october 1987


first edition 416pp F in paper wrappers

PUBLISHER: her majesty's stationery office london 1988

KEYWORDS: military history nautical navy list


The Navy List,

corrected to the 20th march,1888

first edition 610pp [complete?] VG- (lacks covers and spine,chipping to glued area of spine,early and late sections detached,edges sl.soiled o/w contents clean)

PUBLISHER: her majesty's stationery office london 1888

KEYWORDS: military history nautical navy list


Naval History

volume 4,1990


first edition [contains 4 quarterlies for 1990] ills.[some col.] F in NF d/w (sl.bumps to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: naval institute annapolis 1990

KEYWORDS: military history nautical naval history


Uniforms & Insignia of the Navies of World War II


first edition 112pp ills.[col.] F in F d/w

PUBLISHER: naval institute press annapolis [1991]

KEYWORDS: military history uniforms badges insignia andrew mollo nautical


The Naval Who's Who 1917


facsimile reprint 344pp NF (blue vinyl,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: j.b.hayward polstead [1981]

KEYWORDS: military history nautical navy biography


Dictionary of Admirals of the U.S.Navy

2 vols.;1862-1900/1901-1918


first edition 2 vols.217/319pp ills.[b/w] NF (blue vinyl,v.minor wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: naval institute press annapolis 1989

KEYWORDS: military history biography nautical us navy william b.cogar


The Navy League Annual

corrected to january 31st,1916


first edition 388pp ills.[b/w] VG (red cloth,rubbed and sl.soiled,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,amateur internal reinforcements to head/foot of spine,sl.shaky boards,numerous newspaper and magazine cuttings pasted to prelims.front and rear,notes in ink also added to prelims.and to tables throughout,contents sl.foxed,spine cracked and mod.shaky)

PUBLISHER: john murray london 1916

KEYWORDS: military history nautical navy league annual robert yerburgh


Bless Our Ship


first edition 282pp+ads.ills.[b/w] VG+ (blue cloth,minor bumps to extrems.,paste action to eps,content edges sl.soiled,sl.shaky spine) in VG+ d/w (sl.soiled w.sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,internal tape reinforcements)

PUBLISHER: george allen & unwin london 1958

KEYWORDS: military history nautical eric wheler bush


Practical Letters to Young Sea Fishers


first edition 340pp+ads.ills.[b/w] VG (olive cloth w.gilt/black dec.stamps,mod.rubbed and soiled,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,dec eps,eps and edges sl.foxed,spine cracked and sl.shaky)

PUBLISHER: horace cox london 1898

KEYWORDS: nautical sport fishing john bickerdyke


Jane's Fighting Ships



first edition 688pp ills.[b/w] VG (blue cloth,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,content edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked w.sl.shaky spine) in VG d/w (sl.creased and soiled,sl.browned rear cover,chipping to extrems.w.3cm closed tear to head of lower hinge and similar to foot of rear flap hinge)

PUBLISHER: jane's yearbooks london [1976]

KEYWORDS: military nautical jane's fighting ships transport john e.moore



may 1998;volume 124/5/1,143


192pp ills.[many col.] F (blue cloth)

PUBLISHER: naval institute annapolis 1998

KEYWORDS: military nautical navy proceedings



may 1997 vol.123/5/1,131


192pp ills.[many col.] F (blue cloth)

PUBLISHER: naval institute annapolis 1997

KEYWORDS: military nautical naval institute proceedings



may 1996 vol.122/5/1,119


192pp ills.[many col.] F (blue cloth)

PUBLISHER: naval institute annapolis 1996

KEYWORDS: military nautical naval institute proceedings

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