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Vancouver Maritime Museum Ship Model Collection Treasures Afloat Spring/Summer 1968 Exhibition

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Vancouver Maritime Museum: 1968

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 097562

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. 28 pages. Oblong. Staple-bound. View more info

Stena 1939-1989

By: N/A

Price: $38.95

Publisher: Sweden, Stena AB: 1989

Seller ID: 104431

ISBN: 9185786411

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 151 pages. Many photos. View more info

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Bocks Weltschiffahrt/Bocks World Shipping

By: N/A

Price: $149.50

Publisher: Hamburg, Christian Wolff Verlag: 1955

Seller ID: 125660

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Yachts By Herreshoff: The Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, Designers and Builders of Sailing and Power Craft Since 1861

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bristol, RI, Hereschoff Manufacturing Company:

Seller ID: 145852

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Wear, staining and fading to cover. Interior pages bright and pretty. Black and white photos with aqua illustrations and lettering. Previous owner's name inside. 10 1/4"w x 12"h. 54 pages. Map endpapers. Numbered copy (2037). No date shown - circa 1930's. View more info

Driftboats: A Complete Guide

By: Alsup, Dan

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Frank Amato Pubns: 2000

Seller ID: 139296

ISBN: 1571881891

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

Lifeline to the Yukon: A History of Yukon River Navigation

By: Anderson, Barry C.

Price: $7.46

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Superior Pub. Co: 1983

Seller ID: 140198

ISBN: 0875648630

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 152 pages. 8 3/4"w x 11 1/4"h. Small tears and edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

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Tales from the Galley: Stories of the Working Waterfront

By: Armitage, Doreen

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co: 2007

Seller ID: 130551

ISBN: 155017438X

Condition: 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. View more info

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Tales from the Galley: Stories of the Working Waterfront

By: Armitage, Doreen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 2007

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 143991

ISBN: 155017438X

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Inscribed by author on the title page. Full gray cloth boards. 8 5/8"w x 11 1/4"h. 198 pages. Many b&w photos. View more info

The Voyage of the Investigator: 1801 to 1803, Commander Matthew Flinders, R.N.

By: Austin, K.A.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London / Adelaide, Angus & Robertson / Rigby Limited: 1964

Seller ID: 144685

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 224 pages. Slightly musty smelling. View more info

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Ships of British Columbia: An Illustrated History of the British Columbia Ferry Corporation, The

By: Bannerman, Gary

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Surrey, BC Canada, Hancock House Publishing: 1985

Seller ID: 140308

ISBN: 0888391889

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. Many b&w photos. View more info

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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

By: Barnard, Charles H. ; Dodge, Bertha S.

Price: $245.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Wesleyan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138525

ISBN: 0819550310

Condition: 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. View more info

Rigging Handbook for Cruisers

By: Barwell, Allan

Price: $16.95

Publisher: RYA: 2013

Seller ID: 143712

ISBN: 1906435502

Condition: Fine


Brand new book is in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 11 chapters, 79 pages, lots of illustrations, many how-to. Very knotty. View more info

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Victorian Maritime Album: 100 Photographs from the Francis Frith Collection at the National Maritime Museum

By: Basil Greenhill

Price: $42.95

Publisher: Aztex Corporation: 1977

Seller ID: 140803

ISBN: 0850592399

Condition: Near Fine


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. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Price clipped, 100 B&W photos, 144 pages, chapters incule Francis Frith & Company, Beside the Seaside, Yachts & Pleasure Sailing, Warships, Passenger Steamers, Tugs, etc. View more info

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Archaeology of the Boat: A New Introductory Study

By: Basil Greenhill

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Wesleyan Univ. Pr.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144691

ISBN: 0819550027

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with green cloth boards, lightly bumped corners. Binding is solid and square, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is very faded with a few small tears. 320 pages with b&w photos, line drawings, mechancial drawings, maps. Written by the director of the National Maritime Museum. Contents include: Shells, skeletons and things-in-between, Four roots of boatbuilding, The raft boat, The skin boat, The bark boat, The dugout, Evolution of boats and vessels in Europe and North America, The classical ... View more info

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All About A Container Ship

By: Boer, Friedrich

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hereford, Koehler: 1987

Seller ID: 134530

ISBN: 3782204352

Condition: Near Fine


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." View more info

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Log of the Union: John Boit's Remarkable Voyage to the Northwest Coast and Around the World, 1794-1796

By: Boit, John ; Edmund Hayes; Hewitt R. Jackson

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Oregon Historical Society Pr: 1981

Seller ID: 143018

ISBN: 0875950892

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 138 pages. Oblong format. Softcover with dust jacket. View more info

The Kedge-Anchor or Young Sailors' Assistant

By: Brady, William N.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Algrove Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 143294

ISBN: 1894572769

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with the slightest indications of shelf wear only. Otherwise as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 391 pages. This is the 1888 edition of the original 1847 edition. Some accommodation had been made for the advent of early steam powered ships but it was still the primary manual for sailors, dealing with everything involvede in maintaining and sail the tall ships. The numerous engravings and 100 pages of tables complement the concise and direct instru... View more info

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The Physics of Sailing Explained

By: Bryon D. Anderson

Price: $9.05

Publisher: Sheridan House: 2003

Seller ID: 142078

ISBN: 1574091700

Condition: Very Good


Book show light wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Les Noeuds : Le Grand Livre Pratique

By: Budworth, Geoffrey

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, Editions de l'Homme: 2003

Seller ID: 110457

ISBN: 2761917707

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Text in French. Many diagrams and photos of knot-tying. 159 pages. View more info

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Pacific Troller: Life on the Northwest Fishing Grounds

By: Caldwell, Francis E.

Price: $78.95

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Alaska Northwest Books: 1978

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 114619

ISBN: 0882400991

Condition: Very Good


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... View more info