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Image for The Shipbuilder: Quarterly Magazine Devoted to the Shipbuilding, Marine Engineering and Allied Industries. Vol. II November, 1907 Special number. The Cunard Express Liner "Mauretania."

The Shipbuilder: Quarterly Magazine Devoted to the Shipbuilding, Marine Engineering and Allied Industries. Vol. II November, 1907 Special number. The Cunard Express Liner "Mauretania."

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne, The Shipbuilder: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051227


"The Shipbuilder" . Vol II, Special Number, November, 1907. Issue devoted to the Cunard Liner, 'Mauretania'.163, [1] pages, 9 leaves of plates (some color, some folded) : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm. Internally complete. Some moisture staining to the topmargin of the last half of the book. Not affecting text or illustration. Binding is tight & sound. Leather spine is sound showing a little wear at the top. Laether corners show minor wear. Tought black cloth ... View more info

Nelson's Trafalgar: The Battle That Changed The World

By: ADKINS, Roy

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Viking Press: 2005

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 044407


On October 21, 1805, as Britain's Royal Navy under the command of Horatio Nelson clashed with Napoleon's forces in an epic sea battle off the coast of Spain, the fate of Europe hung in the balance. Though the cost was high--and Nelson himself was killed--the British victory prevented Napoleon from invading Britain and paved the way for the eventual defeat of the French emperor. First published under the title: 'Trafalgar: the biography of a battle'. London : Little, Bro... View more info

Dangerous Goods

By: AEBY, Dr. Jules

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Antwerp, Editions Lloyd Anversois: 1938

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 21187


Trilingual - English, French & German - guide to 'dangerous goods' for shippers, packers, stowage etc. 559pp, index. Inside is bright and clean. Old signature to title page. Strong hinges, sound binding. Minor wear to blue cloth and light surface soiling. Solid, sound copy. Heavy book weighing 1.62kg. View more info

Affleck's List of Sternwheelers Plying the Inland Waters of British Columbia, 1858-1980

By: AFFLECK, Edward L.

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., Alexander Nicolls Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051361


Comprehensive list of Sternwheelers in British Columbia. Published in 1992. Size - 17.5 by 21.5 cm. 51pp. A very bright, clean and unmarked copy in a tight, stapled binding. Weight, 86g. Ships via inexpensive Lettermail within North America. View more info

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Sternwheelers, sandbars, and switchbacks; a chronicle of steam transportation in the British Columbia waterways of the Columbia River system 1865-1965

By: AFFLECK, Edward Lloyd

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Alexander Nicolls Press: 1973

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 048594


Revised and enlarged edition containing a chapter on 'Two Generations of Steamboating on British Columbia's Inland Lakes', as told to Edward L. Affleck by Otto L. Estabrooks. OCLC Number: 1206378. 147pp, photo illustrations, maps etc. A very bright, clean and unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine crfeases. Attractive copy. Weight, 405g. View more info

Fearnley & Eger, 1869-1969

By: AGUTTER, Rodney; MORCK, Bjorn

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U. K., World Ship Society: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049184


HIstory of a British Shipping Company. 58 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. Includes index. OCLC Number: 2434526. Bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, stapled binding. Weight, 129g, lettermailable. View more info

H. M. S. Virago in the Pacific 1851-1855

By: AKRIGG, G. P.; AKRIGG, H. B.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Helen Akrigg

Seller ID: 33376


Based on the journals and reminiscences of five of the ship's officers and men of H. M. S. Virago. A fascinating view of life aboard a British naval vessel in the mid-nineteenth century. 209pp, illustrated, charts. Very bright, clean copy. Unmarked except for one of the author's signatures to the tp - Helen B. Akrigg. Dustjacket is unclipped and shows only slight wear. 'Near new' appearance. Weight, 460g. View more info

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Alaska Schedules, 1940

By: ALASKA STEAMSHIP CO.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: USA, Alaska Steamship Co.: 1940

Edition: 1940 Edition

Seller ID: 044259


Alaska Steamship Co Schedule for 1940 - Routes, Connections, Maps, Ship photos etrc. Folded size - 4" by 9". Unfolds to 8" by 9", 12pp, tabbed indexes, illustrated. Bright, clean and undamaged. Slight wear only. See scan. Weight, 25g. View more info

Color Lithographed Poster style Postcard for the Allan Line's RMS Tunisian

By: ALLAN LINE

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Allan Line:

Seller ID: 051678


Beautiful color, lithographed postcard in the poster style. Advertising the Allan Line from Liverpool, London and Glasgow to Canada, United States and River Plate. Shown is the RMS Tunisian next to a Battleship. Looks as if it portrays a Naval Review. The art-work is an early example of the art of Norman Wilkinson. The unused reverse is headed 'Universal Postal Union' and allows only for the address. This dates the postcard as an early, undivided back, possible pre-1904... View more info

Wolfgang Luth: Der Erfolgreichste U-Boot-Kommandant Des Zweiten Weltkrieges

By: ALMAN, Karl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Friedberg, Podzun-Pallas: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16406


An account of the career of Germany's most successful U Boat commander during the Second World War. German language text. 288pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding and a similar dustjacket. Weight, 590g.. View more info

American President Lines Brochure: Fares and Regulations, 1951, Hawaii Fare Folder No. 7

By: AMERICAN PRESIDENT LINES

Price: $8.00

Publisher: San Francisco, American President Lines: 1951

Seller ID: 051676


Hawaii Fare Folder No. 7 - Hawaii - San Francisco, Transpacific, Intercoastal, Round the World. Issues May 1, 1951. Folded size - 4" by 9". Unfolds to 24" by 9", printed both sides. Light dampstain affects lower 1/3, but is nearly invisible. Weight, 14g. Inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates may apply to most locations, Canada, the U. S. A. and International. View more info

Anchor-Donaldson Liner, TSS Athenia, Postcard

By: ANCHOR-DONALDSON LINE

Price: $5.00

Publisher: UK, Anchor-Donaldson Line:

Seller ID: 052612


The 'Athenia' was launched in 1923 for the UK to Canada route. 13,465 tons. She was the first British ship sank in World War II - 1939. Divided back postcard. Unused on verso. Undated, circa 1930s. Ships via in expensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Anchor-Donaldson Liner, TSS Athenia, Concert Programme, 1933

By: ANCHOR-DONALDSON LINE

Price: $2.00

Publisher: UK, Anchor-Donaldson Line: 1933

Seller ID: 053881


The 'Athenia' was launched in 1923 for the UK to Canada route. 13,465 tons. She was the first British ship sank in World War II - 1939. This is a Concert Programme, 3rd Class Lounge, from onboard the Athenia in 1933. Centre fold is re-inforced with acid-free tape Ships via in expensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Carebeka 1939-1983: History & Fleet List

By: ANDERIESSE J.H.; KRUIDHOF E.A.; OOSTMEIJER J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, World Ship Society: 1996

Edition: Second Impression of 1995

Seller ID: 1516


An account of the Dutch shipping company, Carebeka and its ships. Very detailed List of Ships with photographs. Text in Dutch and English. 240 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked blth book and dustjacket - 'as new'. Weight, 761g. View more info

Gruno: 1937-2002

By: ANDERIESSE, Jan; SPURLING, Leslie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Uitgeverij/De Alk: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1518


History of a Dutch Shipping Company anmd its ships, 1937-2002. 200 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 31 cm. Text in Dutch and English. An 'as new' copy, no signs of use. Weight, 1.171kg. View more info

This was seafaring; a sea chest of salty Memories

By: ANDREWS, Ralph W.: KIRWIN, Harry A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Seattle, Superior Publishing: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by One Author

Seller ID: 039935


Number 192 of a Limited, Autographed Edition of 3000. Signed by Ralph Andrews on the limitation page. OCLC Number: 1634042. 168 p. illus. 28 cm. Very bright, clean and unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to boards. Similar, uinclipped dustjacket, in brodart. Weight, 900g. View more info

Rumrunners : The Smugglers from St. Pierre and Miquelon and the Burin Peninsula from Prohibition to Present Day

By: ANDRIEUX, J. P.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Saint John's, NF, Canada, Flanker Press Limited: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045957


A history of the smuggling trade between the French Island colonies of St. Pierre & Miquelon and the United States, the Bahamas and Newfoundland. viii, 229 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Near new. Weight, 400g. View more info

Collection of Photographs of the 'Kathleen and May', Heritage Schooner

By: ANON

Price: $75.00

Publisher: England, No Data Shown:

Seller ID: 30421


Collection of professionally taken, black & white photographs of the 'Kathleen and May', an historic topsail schooner rescued from disuse. Collection consists of eighteen, 5" by 7" and four, 8" by 10" photographs, for a total of 22. They are all taken of the ship at dockside, the majority of the deck and sail lay-out. The vessel was owned by the National Trust from 1970 to 1990. It returned to private hands in 1990 and was restored at its home port of Bi... View more info

World passenger ships in review : Noma hisashi korekushon yori.

By: ANON

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kaijinsha: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1777


Kessaku kyakusen shashin hyakusen = World passenger ships in review : Noma hisashi korekushon yori. Japanese language text only. A volume in the series - 'Sekai No Kansen Bessatsu'. OCLC Number:674924950. 116pp. Illustrated with full-page, b&w photographs of ships, one per page. Bright, fresh and almost 'as new'. Small, discreet owner's label to the title page. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Spine shows sun-fading. Weight, 600g. View more info

Photograph of HMS Belfast, Royal Navy Light Cruiser, C1950s

By: ANONYMOUS

Price: $6.00

Publisher: U. K., Anonymous: 1962

Seller ID: 051674


Black-and-White photograph of C35 - HMS Belfast - at sea. This is a well-known photo of Belfast leaving Singapore in 1962 at the end of her final foreign service commission. Size of the photo is 4.75" by 6.5". HMS Belfast, a cruiser of 11,500 tons, served from 1939 to 1963. She was saved from the scrapyard and is now a Museum-ship on the River Thams in London. Clean. sharp image. Unmarked, blank reverse. No identification on the photo. Inexpensive Canada Pos... View more info