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.
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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.
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].
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;.
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. Shelved in Netdesk office, in FS box.
Washington, D.C. Dept of the Navy, U.S. Government Printing Office, 2015. First Edition. Octavo; pp 425; VG-/G; gray spine with black and white text; dust jacket has some soiling to rear; front shows light shelf wear; cloth has clean exterior; mildly splayed boards; text block clean; missing title and copyright pages, as is; illustrated;.
New York: Landmark Books, Random House, 1962. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with black print; Boards in illustrated cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, mild soiling and shelfwear; Text block has yellow-tinted top edge, name in ink and embossed owner stamp on front flyleaf, ink notation on contents page, cracked hinges front and rear, clean text; 178 pages, illustrated (b&w).
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;.
Centreville, Maryland: Tidewater Publishers, 1992. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 252; VG-/G+; Beige spine with blue/black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth has wear to edges, light sunning to boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Newport News, VA: The Mariner's Museum, 1994. First edition; signed by author. Oblong quarto in blue gray cloth with black DJ in brodart; VG/VG; DJ, boards, glossy paper and text in good condition; illustrated end pages; author's signature and dedication on title page; frontispiece photograph; contains more than 120 ship portraits and chapters on Jacobsen as artist and historian; pp. 180; shelved in Case 12.
Quincy, MA: George W. Prescott Publishing Co., 1965. 10mo; pp 62; G/no-DJ; 1/4 bound black spine with gilt text; pictorial slipcase has age toning toward edges; some cracking toward spine head edge; marbled boards; glassine wrappers; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; maps included separately; signed by author.
London: The Blue Peter Publishing Company Ltd., 1930, 1933. Mixed Editions. Large Quarto; G-; blue spines with gilt text and illustration to spines; 2 volumes; no jackets; original publisher's cloths have slight sun fading to exteriors; modest rubbing to edges and corners; gilt titles and illustrations to front panels; strong boards; mylar wraps to vol. 1; text blocks show slight foxing to exterior edges; deckled fore edges; frontispieces with tissue guards; interiors lightly foxed; pictorial endpapers; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1980. Oblong quarto; pp 256; G/G-; navy blue spine with white text; dust jacket has some chips to edges; slight toning to rear; moderate wear to exterior; slight rubbing to edges; cloth has some sunning edges; slightly bowed front board; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
San Diego, CA: TCS Publishing, Inc., 1991. First Edition. Qto. VG+/VG+. shades of orange delicately color the glossy DJ spine with dark blue titling for title, subtitle and author up to partial jacket design. bottom spine and jacket front awash in purple, maroon, coral and gray. centered, enlarged dark blue italics in upper left quadrant of jacket cover. under clear protective overlay. Qto with faux grain dark blue leatherette, silver stamped titling down spine; enlarged silver on front board. very thick, sturdy boards, marbled ivory. lavishly pictorial among other highlights of this volume's clear and excellent interior. arrangement used pale but patterned glossy stock for sheets of the heavily illustrated chapters. with pagination in white on special gold-tone centered segment at bottom edge of each sheet. followed by publisher advertisement supplement. 130 pp. ISBN# 1879589001.
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1970. Small Quarto: VG-/VG-: Turquoise spine with yellow text: DJ has wear and tear around spine, including a small 1 inch tear and shelfwear: Boards are strong with slight shelfwear and some fading: Textblock has darkened with age but is free of markings, highlighting, folds/tears etc, book contains 420 black and white illustrations or photographs depicting it's subjects: 308 pp.
London: Cambridge University Press, 1959. [Published for The Hakluyt Society, Second Series: No. CXIII]. Octavo; vg/good; dj, sunned-to-gold spine with black text; dj, age-toned at the spine; foxing to rear cover; chipping and small open tears; price clipped; HB, blue cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; toning at the edges; B/W illustrations; 333pp.
London: Brassey's Defence Publishers, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; VG- Paperback; Blue and white spine with blue text; Covers are minimally discolored to the top corners and edges due to exposure to the sun; Title page is inscribed with the name of the previous owner otherwise text block is clean; 179p.
Cambridge, MD: Cornell Maritime Press, 1956. Octavo; pp 64; G/paperback; beige spine with navy text; full title: A Voyage of Pleasure: The Log of Bernard Gillboy's Transpacific Cruise in the Boat "Pacific" 1882-1883; covers have moderate wear to exterior; small price sticker to rear; light crease to rear tail corner; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; light smudges to ffep; interior clean; good binding NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 8, in Netdesk office.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1905. Octavo; G+ Hardcover; Blue spine with gold text; Boards have slight bumping to the corners and edges and also minor marks but they are sturdy; Gutter in between front free end-papers is cracked but binding is not affected; Fore edges are deckled and frayed, pages are moderately tanned otherwise text block is clean; 357p.
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., Publishers, 1954. First Edition. Octavo; pp 812; Good+; blue/red spines with gilt text; no jackets; 2 volumes; cloths have modest sun fading to exteriors; strong boards; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; frontispieces; deckled fore edges; interiors clean; illustrated;.
Wellsville, NY: Nautical Research Guild, Inc. Periodicals; trim size 8.5" x 11"; 22 issues, covering the period Fall 1970 through Spring 2005; all in very good condition; variously illustrated in color/black-and-white. This offer includes the following individual issues: Fall, 1970; April, 1974; Dec, 1990; Mar and Jun, 1991; Dec, 1992; Dec, 1993; Mar, 1994; Dec, 1996; Mar, Jun, Sep and Dec, 1997; Jun, 1998; Jun, 1999; Jun and Dec, 2000; Mar and Sep, 2001; Spring and Summer, 2004; and finally, Spring, 2005, for a total of 22 issues, herein offered as a set.
n.p. The Seamen's Pension Fund, 1961. Small Quarto; unpaginated; G/G-; blue/white pictorial spine without text; dust jacket shows some sun fading spine; modest wear to exterior; minor chips to corners; cloth has noticeable foxing to exterior; embossed illustration to front; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; Greek and English texts;.