Vermilion, Ohio: Great Lakes Historical Society, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, viii, 229 pages; VG-/VG; spine blue with black lettering; dust jacket protected in mylar covering, price uncut; interior has red underlining beneath all 32 passenger vessel ship names in the Ship Histories section; shelved Nautical.
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Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin Company, 1922. Second Printing. Octavo; pp 400; G/G; sunned tan spine with black text; dust jacket shows age toned exterior; minor chips to edges; other slight shelf wear to exterior; price clipped flap; scarce in dj; cloth has slight wear to exterior; lightly rubbed corners; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior lightly toned; illustrated; tight binding; frontispiece with tissue guard; deckled fore edge; previous owner's name to ffep;.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First Edition. 8vo., 400pp.; VG; spine blue cloth with white lettering; general shelfwear and bumping; wrapped in a mylar covering; endpapers maps; interior clean; contains 58 illustrations, including frontispiece with tissue guard; shelved naval history or new england.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1940. First Edition. Octavo, 151 pages; VG/VG; spine is beige with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$2.00', has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has a small closed tear on the bottom of the front cover; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages have minor dust build up along the top edge; shelved Nautical.
n.p. United States Department of the Interior, 1946. Large Octavo; pp 392; Fair/paperback; dark beige spine with black text; full title: The Colorado River: A Comprehensive Report on the Development of the Water Resources of the Colorado River Basin for Irrigation, Power Production, and other Beneficial Uses in Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming; covers have noticeable wear to exterior; some black smudges to front; small chips to spine edges; thumbed corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; slight cracking to gutters; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Orleans: Lower Cape, 1987. First Edition. Inscription by author to previous owners on front end paper. Quarto; VG/VG-; Blue spine with white text; DJ has moderate edgewear and light surface scuffing, shows few very small (0.25") tears around edges; Boards strong, some rubbing to corners with minor dent on both board's head; Textblock clean; 188pp.
New York: Oxford University Press, Inc., 1998. Octavo; pp 242; VG-/G; mocha tan spine with black and beige text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; minor edge wear; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; slight ink to p 202; interior clean otherwise; illustrated;.
Pittsburgh, PA: Dorrance Pubklishing Co., Inc., 2003. First Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. red wraps spine with white reading crease down the center. wraps spine ends are worn, softcover edgewear light. the interior SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. the remainder of textblock interior unmarked, no marks to its outer edges. 191 pp. ISBN# 080595998X.
Guilford, CT: The Lyons Press, 2002. First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG+. medium powder blue, a lengthy colorblock with white titling, thinly bordered with pictorial shades of blue that also extend across the jacket front. blue spine HB with ivory stamped titling, with adjacent heathered beige boards. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. half-title page has blank white labels covering prior owner's inscription. 306 pp. ISBN# 1585746959.
Washington, DC: US GPO / NAVY, 1968. US Printing. thick Qto. VG/ - no DJ. ODD VOLUME FROM SET. burgundy pebbled leatherette with imprinted golden titling stamped upon shallow blind-stamped impression. moderate handling with enlarged main gilt-stamped titling in bold. extremities gently bumped at corners and just a bit scuffed at spine ends. decorative gray/black/white endpapers. Inscribed by prior owner on title page, faces frontispiece. solid binding, a series of entries, highlighted by small to large b/w photos, scanned documents and more. complete volume, total sheets 876 pp. light handling to interior, but thick outer edges peppered with minor spots. as is.
Washington, D.C. National Academy Press, 1983. Large Octavo; pp 1221; G/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; full title: Fourteenth Symposium Naval on Hydrodynamics: Propeller-Related Problems, Cavitation, Nonlinear Free-Surface Problems, Viscous Fluid Problems; cloth shows light soiling to exterior; slight sunning to spine; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1994. Octavo; First Printing; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright, vendor label on back; Boards in tan paper and purple cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; ix, 223 pages, 16 pages of plates, illustrated.
New York, NY: Viking, 2000. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 302pp.; VG/VG; black DJ and black DJ spine has white titling overlay down to the illustrated blue tail, the graphic extends along the bottom edge, jacket-wide; DJ shows negligible edgewear, DJ under clear cover; SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TIPPED IN BOOKPLATE AFFIXED TO FFEP; prior owner's name on front pastedown; interior includes two b/w image galleries on semi-glossy white stock; scarce signed in first printing; shelved case 1.
Arlington, VA: Office of Naval Research, Department of the Navy, 1972. Large Octavo; pp 1185; G/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight sunfading to exterior, mostly to spine; strong boards; text block has some toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; small sticker to title page; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
Leicester: Brockhampton, 1999. First published in 1988. Octavo; VG/VG; Blue spine with white text; DJ with mylar exterior shows minor edgewear; Boards strong, has small dents on bottom of front board, minimal rubbing to corners; Textblock with faint mark on exterior fore edge, otherwise clean; Binding strong; 364pp.
Legacy Reprint Series. Public Domain Reprint. Octavo: VG/no-DJ hardcover: Mostly white spine with some blue and black text: Boards are strong and mostly clean with light dust stains, slight bumping/chipiing to head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean: Publica domain reprint: 256 pp.
Readex Microprint, 1966. Octavo; Facsimile of “The Third Part” published London, 1625; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with silver print; Boards in green cloth with silver print, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, smudging on initial pages, else clean and tight; paged 566-611.
New York: Abbeville Press, Inc., 1983. Folio; pp 143; G/G; blue spine with black text; dust jacket has light sunning to spine; small hole to front; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; mild shelf wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Harper & Row, 1949. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with red and white print; DJ has slight tearing at spine head and the corners of flap folds, spotting, shelfwear, creasing, price-clipped; Boards in illustrated cloth with red and blue print, cocked spine, bumping to lower corners, mild wear to spine caps, spotting; Text block has spotting on edges, otherwise clean and tight; xviii, 218 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (some color).
Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press, 1977. First Edition, UK Printing. slim Qto. VG/VG. dark green DJ spine with yellow lettering, gently worn at tip and tail. jacket front and rear are largely illustrated, edgewear light. dark green HB spine with stamped gilt titling. board are sharply cornered. some toning to fep/ffep and inner flaps. heavily illustrated with b/w photos and figures with text detail. 192 pp. ISBN# 0819550167.
Connecticut: The Globe Pequot Press, 2004. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/G; Spine is black with white; DJ has general shelf wear, some scratches and marks, age-toning, edge wear, creasing, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to corners, rubbing to edges, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 274; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
London: Hutchinson, 1971. Octavo; G/G; Ex-library; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white, illustrated, black print, call number label at bottom; DJ in mylar, affixed to boards, clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has remains of library pocket on front flyleaf, library label on rear flyleaf, library stamp facing title page, slight stain to top of title page; 173 pages, illustrated (b&w plates). [Consignment: BK].
Dorset, UK: Blandford Books Ltd, 1983. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 160; VG/G; black spine with white text; dust jacket has modest rubbing to exterior; minor edge wear; cloth has slight wear to exterior; light moisture staining to edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
n.p. Truro Bi-Centennial Committee, 1976. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 580; VG-; dark brown spine with gilt text; originally published in 1883 by D. Lothrop and Company in Boston, this reprint is from 1976; cloth has very slight shelf wear, clean and strong boards; text block has ivory toned exterior edges, light soiling to edges of first few pages, slight writing to ffep; interior clean;.
London: Paul Hamlyn Limited, 1967. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 242; G/G; black and white pictorial spine with red text; full title: A Fighting Chance: How We Rowed the Atlantic in 92 Days; dust jacket has moderate sunning to exterior; some rubbing to corner; cloth has some sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; sturdy boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; illustrated; interior has lightly toned edges; possibly inscribed by authors to dedication page.
Princeton, NJ: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1966. Large Octavo; pp 180; G/G-; black spine with orange text; dust jacket shows slight toning to exterior; small chips to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior; slightly bumped corners; slight rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean.
Salem, Mass. Marine Research Society, 1922-1928. First Edition. large 8vos., 3 volumes; VG-; spines of volume 1/2 blue cloth with gilt lettering, volume 3 tan with black lettering; volumes 1/2 have no dust jacket, has one with a G+ rating, corners and edges chipped, head missing corner, now protected with a mylar covering; shelved above Case 12.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1978. First Edition. First Edition; Signed; Octavo; VG/VG-; Spine is a blue and white color photograph of a glacier. DJ has general shelf wear, small closed tear on rear, price clipped; Boards have light rubbing on corners, apart from that, binding strong, corners still sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, author's ad page is inscribed and signed by author to William W. Warner; pp 288.
New York: The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, 1957. Large Octavo; pp 980; G/no-DJ; gray spine with gilt text to navy band; this volume only; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; wear to corners; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; intact binding; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Ministry of National Defense. Octavo; G/G+; Blue spine with black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has fraying edges, rubbed fore edges, and otherwise minor wear on exterior, price clipped front flap and sticker on rear flap, overall clean and intact; slightly cocked spine; Cloth is slightly sunned but clean with strong and sturdy panels; Text block shows only slight wear due to handling, with otherwise clean pages and tight binding; pp 527.
Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International, 1979. Authorized facsimile. Octavo; Authorized facsimile of library copy, originally published 1903; G; Paperback; Spine, orange without print; Cover orange with white publisher label with typed and hand-written title, creasing to spine, mild edgewear; Text block has library information as part of photocopied pages, stains to rear flyleaf, else clean and tight; 510 pages, illustrated.
New York: United Nations / Nations Unies, 1955. Report. Quarto; vg/wraps; gray spine with no text; panels with burgundy text; side-stitched; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 4 pp., text; illus., 25 architectural measured drawings. most folded; else very good; text in English and French.
Annapolis, MD: Admiralty Publishing House, Ltd., 1973. Oblong Quarto; unpaginated; Good/paperback; black spine without text; this volume only; red covers show modest wear; slight shadow toning to to exterior; slight foxing to rear; minor dings to edges; intact panels; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece;light ink to title page; illustrated; illustrations have tissue guards; arts - American;.
Annapolis, MD: Admiralty Publishing House, Ltd., 1973. Oblong Quarto; unpaginated; Good-/paperback; black spine without text; this volume only; dark green covers show modest wear; some moisture staining to exterior; slight foxing to rear; minor dings to edges; intact panels; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; illustrations have tissue guards; arts - American;.