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Bocks Weltschiffahrt/Bocks World Shipping
1 Bocks Weltschiffahrt/Bocks World Shipping
Hamburg, Christian Wolff Verlag, 1955, Oversize Hardback Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 764 pages. Diagrams of ships with details such as type of ship, name of ship, owner, port of registry, year of building, buidling yard, gross tonnage, length over all, speed, net tonnage, beam, number of passengers, deadweight tonnage, draught, refrigeration space, dimensions of largest hatch, routes. Oblong format. Yellowing pages. 125660 
Price: 149.50 USD
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2 Stena 1939-1989
Sweden, Stena AB, 1989, 9185786411 / 9789185786411 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 151 pages. Many photos. 104431 
Price: 38.95 USD
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3 Vancouver Maritime Museum Ship Model Collection Treasures Afloat Spring/Summer 1968 Exhibition
Vancouver Maritime Museum, 1968, Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Oversize Paperback Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. 28 pages. Oblong. Staple-bound. 097562 
Price: 18.95 USD
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4 Alsup, Dan Driftboats: A Complete Guide
U.S.A., Frank Amato Pubns, 2000, 1571881891 / 9781571881892 Oversize Hardback Fine Boating 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Chapters include Boats of the rogue river, Boats of the McKenzie river, The comtemporary driftboat, Purchasing your first , Outfitting you driftboat, Basics of rowing, Reading the water, etc. 139296 
Price: 69.95 USD
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Tales from the Galley: Stories of the Working Waterfront, Armitage, Doreen
5 Armitage, Doreen Tales from the Galley: Stories of the Working Waterfront
Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co, 2007, 155017438X / 9781550174380 Oversize Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 198 pages. Many b&w photos. Oral histories from people who earn their living from the sea. 130551 
Price: 16.95 USD
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Marooned: Being a Narrative of the Sufferings and Adventures of Captain Charles H. Barnard, Embracing an Account of the Seizure of his Vessel at the Falkland Islands, &c., 1812-1816, Barnard, Charles H. ; Dodge, Bertha S.
6 Barnard, Charles H. ; Dodge, Bertha S. Marooned: Being a Narrative of the Sufferings and Adventures of Captain Charles H. Barnard, Embracing an Account of the Seizure of his Vessel at the Falkland Islands, &c., 1812-1816
U.S.A., Wesleyan, 1979, 0819550310 / 9780819550316 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is tight, solid and square in brown cloth with dark blue embossed print on the spine only. Covers have sharp upper corners with lowers lightly bumped, exterior shows no further blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, one 1/4" closed tear at upper edge only, small wrinkle at lower spine, light fading to spine; wrapped in protective clear cover. 138525 
Price: 245.95 USD
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The Forgotten Fleet of Sixty-One:  History of the Mikimiki Class Tugboats of World War Two, Benthien, John R.
7 Benthien, John R. The Forgotten Fleet of Sixty-One: History of the Mikimiki Class Tugboats of World War Two
Tacoma, WA, Benthien Tugboat Research, 1998, Oversize Paperback Very Good Signed by Author
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 150 pages. 8 1/2" x 11"h. Plastic velo binding. Descriptions of specific MikiMiki tugboats with black and white photographs. An uncommon book. 138955 
Price: 165.00 USD
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All About A Container Ship, Boer, Friedrich
8 Boer, Friedrich All About A Container Ship
Hereford, Koehler, 1987, 3782204352 / 9783782204354 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 112 pages. Edge wear on dust jacket. Many b&w photos and illustrations. "This book describes in detail a modern full container ship. It indicates the functions of the many parts of the ship and how the various technical sections combine to work together. It also goes into the work of the crew that serves such a complicated whole." 134530 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Brady, Edward M. Marine Salvage Operations
Cornell Maritime Press, 1960, Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 237 pages with intact fold - out page between 48 & 49, lots of mechancial drawings, b&w photos. From the reference section of the library, book shows very little wear. 127043 
Price: 23.25 USD
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The Story of Ships, Braynard, Frank O.
10 Braynard, Frank O. The Story of Ships
N Y, Grosset & Dunlap, 1962, Oversize Hardback Good No Jacket Fouille 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 160 pages. 157 pages. 8 3/8"w x 11"h. Edge wear to cover, showing worn cardboard edges of paper-covered boards. Beautiful color illustrations by Fouille on every page. 139042 
Price: 14.95 USD
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11 Bruce, Erroll Cape Horn to Port
N Y, David McKay, 1978, 0679509518 / 9780679509516 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 175 pages. Faded spine. 125838 
Price: 11.50 USD
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12 Budworth, Geoffrey Les Noeuds : Le Grand Livre Pratique
Montreal, PQ, Canada, Editions de l'Homme, 2003, 2761917707 / 9782761917704 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Text in French. Many diagrams and photos of knot-tying. 159 pages. 110457 
Price: 28.95 USD
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13 Calder, Nigel Marine Diesel Engines: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repare
Camden, Maine, U.S.A., Intl Marine Pub, 1992, 087742313X / 9780877423133 Hard Cover Very Good 
Previous owner's name and short notes on endpapers. 212 pages. Second edition. Pictorial boards. 125426 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Pacific Troller: Life on the Northwest Fishing Grounds, Caldwell, Francis E.
14 Caldwell, Francis E. Pacific Troller: Life on the Northwest Fishing Grounds
Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Alaska Northwest Books, 1978, 0882400991 / 9780882400990 Trade Paperback Very Good Signed by Author
143 pages; coffee stain to cover, general wear; complete, unmarked & solid. Signed on title page with salutation, Sitka, Alaska, Aug 23, 1978. DescriptionFor four decades writer-photographer Francis (Frank) Caldwell has fished the Pacific Coast from Alaska to California. In this always readable unfolds a clear, close-up view of the fisherman's day-to-day life. The author shares the excitement of a school of fish biting furiously at dusk, the frustrations and humor of the radiotelephone, the many characters he has known, the close shaves, the storms, the too-frequent tragedies of friends lost at sea, the frightening experience of seeing a UFO off the Oregon Coast one spooky night. Included is a vivid description of the terrible giant wave that occurred in Lituya Bay, Alaska, in 1958. About the AuthorFor four decades writer-photographer Francis (Frank) Caldwell has fished the Pacific Coast from Alaska to California. In this always readable unfolds a clear, close-up view of the fisherman's day-to-day life. B&W photos. 114619 
Price: 78.95 USD
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15 Callahan, Jeri Staying Afloat: Life Aboard Houseboats, Barges, and Liveaboards
Seattle, WA, Peanut Butter Publishing, 2006, 159404001X / 9781594040016 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
Book is in excellent condition in every respect, dust jacket shows very very light scuffing/shelfwear only. 320 pages. 129283 
Price: 16.95 USD
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The Frances Smith: Palace Steamer of the Upper Great Lakes, 1867-1896, Cameron, Scott L.
16 Cameron, Scott L. The Frances Smith: Palace Steamer of the Upper Great Lakes, 1867-1896
Toronto, Natural Heritage Books, 2005, 1897045042 / 9781897045046 Trade Paperback Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 266 pages. Many illustrations. 135559 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Fast Sailing and Copper-Bottomed: Aberdeen Sailing Ships and the Emigrant Scots They Carried to Canada, 1774-1855, Campey, Lucille H.
17 Campey, Lucille H. Fast Sailing and Copper-Bottomed: Aberdeen Sailing Ships and the Emigrant Scots They Carried to Canada, 1774-1855
Toronto, Natural Heritage Books, 2002, 1896219314 / 9781896219318 Trade Paperback Very Good History 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 209 pages. Black and white photos and illustrations. 140051 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Isle of the Sea Breezers, Carey, Roland
18 Carey, Roland Isle of the Sea Breezers
Seattle, WA, Alderbrook Publishing Company, 1976, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 135 pages. Perfect-bound with binding tape on spine and inside hinges. 125273 
Price: 14.40 USD
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19 Carr, Lisa Practical Boat Canvas Work
Waterline, 1997, 1853105678 / 9781853105678 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Pictorial Boards 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking except for two pages with underlining. Some wear at cover corners. 124863 
Price: 23.50 USD
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Baltimore Clipper: Its Origin and Development, Chapelle, Haward Irving
20 Chapelle, Haward Irving Baltimore Clipper: Its Origin and Development
Marine Research Soc., 1930, First Edition Oversize Hardback Near Fine No Jacket Boating 
Book is in excellent condition, showing very minor shelf wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers, in crenelated black cloth with embossed edges and gilt print on spire, have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. A study of this sleek vessel, used for slaving and privateering with plans of actual ships, measured drawings, and drawings of the ship. "This book has been written with a sincere admiration for the Baltimore Clipper, yet with a fairly clear comprehension of its faults. In recent years little has been published, from a technical standpoint, about the old types of ships and it is hoped that the model builder and the antiquarian may find the following study of value." Glossy print pages, tables, sail plans, mechanical drawings. Text is on heavy paper. 192 pages. Bookplate from previous owner on front end paper, private library marking at bottom spine. 139224 
Price: 65.00 USD
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