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$50.00
1u37/37

The Foveaux Whaling Yarns Of Yankee Jack: Burr Osborn's Adventures in Southern New Zealand 1845


RICHARDS, RHYS

Tidy ex-library, octavo, illus light card covers, black lettering to spine, frontispiece, 152pp, illus, VG ( light creasing to edges, light scuffing & soiling to covers, adhesive price label to back cover, usual but minimal library markings)

PUBLISHER: Otago Heritage Books 1995

KEYWORDS: New Zealand maritime history nautical anecdotes biography Burr Osborn whaling

$9.00
xxqdf143469

SBS: The Invisible Raiders: The History of the Special Boat Squadron From World War Two to the Present


LADD, JAMES D. & DAVIS, LT-COL. P. G.

Paperback (VG): all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Fontana/Collins 1984

KEYWORDS: military history sbs special boat squadron ww2 second world war maritime nautical naval royal marines courage

$25.00
xxqdg143509

Little Ships: New Zealand's Yachting Fleet


CARTER, RONALD

Octavo hardcover (VG-): all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: A. H. & A. W. Reed 1948

KEYWORDS: illustrated yachts yachting New Zealand maritime nautical boats

$26.50
xxqea144108

Explorers, Whalers & Tattooed Sailors: Adveture Tales From Early New Zealand


ELL, GORDON & ELL, SARAH (Eds)

Octavo hardcover (Near Fine) in d/w (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Random House 2008

KEYWORDS: New Zealand history exploration stories biographies legends maritime nautical anthology collection seafarers seafaring

$24.50
xxqeg144474

American Sanctuary: Mutiny, Martyrdom and National Identity in the Age of Revolution


EKIRCH, A. ROGER

Super octavo hardcover (VG+) in d/w (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable.They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Pantheon Books 2017

KEYWORDS: US America history revolution identity culture HMS Hermione mutiny naval nautical maritime exploration

$17.50
xxqeg144488

Blind Man's Bluff


SONTAG, SHERRY & DREW, CHRISTOPHER & DREW, ANNETTE LAWRENCE

Super octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable.They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Public Affairs 1998

KEYWORDS: US America military modern history submarines espionage spies maritime nautical

$12.00
xxqfl145390

Captain Cook: The Life, Death and Legacy of History's Greatest Explorer


COLLINGRIDGE, VANESSA

Octavo softcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Ebury Press 2003

KEYWORDS: history Captain James Cook exploration biography nautical sailing

$48.50
1y13/21

La Austrialia Del Espiritu Santo: The Journal of Fray Martin de Munilla O. F. M. and Other Documents Relating to the Voyage of Pedro Fernandez de Quiros to the South Sea (1605-1606) and the Franciscan Missionary Plan (1617-1627)


KELLY, CELSUS (Trans & Ed)

2 vol set, octavo, blue cloth boards, blind stamp lines to boards, gilt lettering to spine, gilt ship motif to front boards, vol 1- xvii + 270pp, vol 2- xv + 176pp, illus, VG (sl staining to spines, vol 2- light creasing to base spine extrem, light/moderate tanning & foxing to page edges & eps, vol 2- light foxing throughout, previous owner's name in pencil to front pastedowns) in d/w, VG (moderate tanning to spines, light foxing & tanning to edges, moderate chipping to edges)

PUBLISHER: Cambridge University Press/Hakluyt Society 1966

KEYWORDS: exploration Fray Martin de Munilla Pedro Fernandez de Quiros nautical shipping marine sailing history travel

$40.00
1y13/38

The Influence of Law on Sea Power


O'CONNELL, D. P.

Notable enclosures, octavo, navy blue faux leather heavy boards, silver coloured lettering to spine, xv + 204pp, VG+ (light tanning to page edges & eps) in d/w, VG (moderate creasing & light chipping to edges, light soiling to spine, price clipped, previous bookseller's price label to corner)

PUBLISHER: Manchester University Press 1975

KEYWORDS: international law sea maritime nautical legal naval navy military politics

$42.50
1y15/10

The Naval War of 1812


FORESTER, C. S.

FIRST EDITION, super octavo, blue buckram boards, gilt lettering to spine, gilt naval equip't motif to front board, illus eps, frontispiece, 255pp, illus, VG- (moderate creasing & scuffing to spine extrems & boards with some surface loss, light tanning & foxing to page edges & eps, previous owner's name in ink & bookseller's sm stamp to front pastedown, sm inscription in felt pen to half title page, boards sl warped) in d/w, VG- (heavy chipping & creasing to edges with some loss & tape repair, light tanning & soiling to both internal & external sides)

PUBLISHER: Michael Joseph 1957

KEYWORDS: first edition history navy naval military nautical maritime war politics 1812

$40.00
1y16/43

Bay of Islands Shipping Arrivals and Departures 1803 - 1840


RICHARDS, RHYS & CHISHOLM, JOCELYN

Lg quarto, illus light card covers, black lettering to covers, illus title page & prelims, unpaginated, VG+ (light scuffing & fading to edges, light soiling to covers)

PUBLISHER: Paremata Press 1992

KEYWORDS: New Zealand history Bay of Islands shipping maritime nautical

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