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.
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London: Lockwood & Co., 1872. Sixth. Sixth edition, revised and corrected. 12mo; good/none; olive green silk with gilt titles; front cover detached, spine and rear cover missing; signature of previous owner to front paste down; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; sunned; 99 pp.; ads, 48 pp. and endpapers; illus., tables and labelled figures; some foxing; ffep, corner tear; else very good. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in 15's ephemera box #2.
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.
London: Lutterworth Press, 1951. Octavo; vg/vg-; dj, illustrated spine with white text; dj, moderate chipping, scuffing; HB, red cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; boards, lightly bowed; illustrated map, both endpapers; text block, clean; toning starts; illus.: B/W photos, sketches, facsimiles; 188pp.
Camden, Maine: International Marine / McGraw-Hill Book, 1991. Second Edition. Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. light gray glossy wraps spine with green uppercase title, black author, edition, and smaller black publishers. bottom right corner crease to front panel, with expanded green, black titling. neat textblock within, with figures and illustrations. 307 pp. ISBN# 0070282064.
New York, NY: Tudor Publishing Company, 1935. US Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. dark red clothbound HB with darkened gilt titling, hard to discren but centered beneath head and publisher just above foot. some surfacewear and impressions to both outer boards, corners bumped. hinge area is browned, a split reveals the binding where slit. right fep has affixed silver bookplate. full cracked rear hinge with some toning. color frontispiece faces title page, contains 4 additional illustrations. dark cherry red tinted head-edge with few minor flaws. as is. 321 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.
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.
New York, Washington, Hollywood: Vantage Press, Inc., 1972. first edition. Octavo; G+/G; Blue spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly sunned exterior but is otherwise clean and intact, price clipped front flap & light stamped text on front, rear & front flap, near head edge; Cloth has some rubbing and light spots on exterior but overall strong and sturdy panels; Text block shows slight foxing exterior edges, light soling on title page, however text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 241. Inscribed by author.
Philadelphia, PA & Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd. Chilton Book Company & Ontario, Canada, 1970. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Inscribed by Author; First Edition; Blue-ish spine with white text; DJ clean, some age fading, small tear near spine on front cover, and small tear near edge on back cover; Boards strong, author inscription on front free-end paper, textblock clean; pp 111.
New York, NY: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1982. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. ivory DJ spine with dark blue and red titles italicized between black author and publisher. shelfwear is minimal, enlarged, full titling centered on jacket front. under clear protective cover. medium blue clothbound HB, stamped with silver titling, gently bumped at head of spine, with adjacent gray boards. some tonal discoloration to upper and lower edges of both boards. ivory textblock clear, with some b/w illustrations. 226 pp. ISBN# 0025598805.
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.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1962. Small Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with black text; Volume I only; Cover has shelf wear such as lightly rubbed exterior with foxing on spine & rear fore edge; Text block is slightly age toned, foxing on head edge exterior; Previous owner's name on title page; pp 355.
New York: Mayflower Books, Inc., 1979. First American Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; Pictorial spine with blue and white text; DJ has a touch of edgewear, crossed out adhesive price sticker on bottom of front flap; Blue boards are clean, binding tight; Textblock clean, half-title page has name and date by prior owner in ink. pp 254. ISBN: 0831776560 [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., 1986. First American Edition. Quarto: G/VG-: Age toned blue, white and green spine (faded photo of ocean, sky and iceberg) with white and green text: Dj has general shelfwear, some scuff marks, age toning: Boards are strong and clean with general shelfwear, spine cocked with light cracking, pages still solid and in place: Textblock is age toned, half title pages inscribed by both authors to a previous owner, rest of pages clean and unmarked: First American Edition: 116 pp.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1929. Octavo; G+/No-DJ; Spine is dark matte blue with gold text; Boards have general edge wear, rubbing and bumping to corners, joints are sprung, hinges intact, some scratches and marks, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, deckled, content is clear; pp 320.
Connecticut: The Marine Historical Association, 1952. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark blue fabric spine with no text. Boards have general shelfwear, light discoloration on front/rear edges, slight bent to front, minor edge wear, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing to fore edge and paste downs, otherwise clean, free of marks on pages; pp 114.
Annapolis, MD: Leeward Publications, Inc., 1978. First. Oblong Octavo; VG-/no-DJ staple-bound paperback; Covers age-worn otherwise clean with general shelfwear and edgewear, sticker residue at front cover top corner, front cover colors faded, light foxing peppers back cover; Textblock darkened with age otherwise clean, fold-out diagram well-maintained, staples appear rusty, tail corner of last half of text creased; pp 48.
Garden City: American Museum of Natural History, 1970. 1st edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. 1st edition; Blue and beige spine with beige text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge and has protective mylar covering; boards are strong and clean; pen writing on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp.498.
N/A: John M. Gore, 1998. Privately published in a Limited Edition. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. full panoramically illustrated softcover exterior with a golden sunset in natural yellow, brown and beige. the wide spine densely titled in dark yellow, blue accented characters. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on bookplate affixed to the left inside cover. thick white wraps volume, gently thumbed, skimmed interior is mark-free. includes some b/w illustrations. unblemished outer edges. 535 pp.
Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1995. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. medium teal/blue wraps spine and covers, titleblock centered on spine and upper cover front is dark orange with full black titling, smaller titling aside in white. smooth wraps copy, skimmed interior is free of marks/writing and its figures and images in b/w. inside covers, the endpages both illustrated. neat and complete in 366 pp. ISBN# 0804728011.
London, Great Britain: Bloomsbury, 1994. First UK. squarish Qto. VG+/VG. medium blue glossy DJ spine with white and red uppercase titling centered and aligned, white publisher logo just above tail. fully color pictorial jacket front and rear, with gentle superficial wear, slight edgewear minimal fine impressions. inner flaps a tinge toned. medium blue clothbound HB with stamped silver titling. decorative endpapers. illustrated textblock, basically clear, with neat unabraded edges all sides. 256 pp. ISBN# 0747519838.
Hamilton: Just Clicked Publications, 2000. First. Quarto; VG-/VG-; brown, blue and reddish-brown spine with white text; dustjacket has light staining and scratching to covers, light edgewear; boards are strong and clean with light bumping to corners; textblock is clean; 239pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cobb, CA: First Glance Books, 1998. Large Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with off white text: DJ is in good condition, general shelfwear, some scuffing and scratches: Boards are strong and clean with very little shelfwear, mainly concentrated at corners, tail and head: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds and tears: 191 pp.
Washington, D.C. Naval Historical Foundation, 1947. Octavo; pp 128; G; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest wear to exterior; mildly sunned spine; slightly rubbed edges; sturdy boards; text block edges lightly toned; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; some shadow toning to endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
Gloucestershire: Amberley Publishing, 2014. First Edition. Octavo (landscape); VG/no-DJ paperback; spine yellow with red and black lettering; covers sturdy, clean, minimal edgewear; textblock clean, minor bumping at top corner, free of markings/writing, free of highlighting/underlining, color photos.
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;.
London: Adam & Charles Black Ltd, 1966. Third Edition. Octavo; pp 346; VG-; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest wear to exterior; slightly rubbed edges; small gilt design to front; mildly splayed boards; text block edges lightly age toned; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedown; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.