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Mariners' Appointment Log - 1984
1 Mariners' Appointment Log - 1984
New York, USA Alpine Fine Arts Collection, Ltd. 1983 0881680036 / 9780881680034 First Edition Spiral Bound Hardcover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cozzens, Frederic 
Spiral bound hardcover, first edition, 1005gms, pages are un-numbered. This is a mariners' log book for 1984, but is much more than that. It features the artwork of Frederic Cozzens. No sections have been completed. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Bottom of external spine shows wear and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
 
 
117 Days Adrift, Bailey, Maurice and Maralyn
2 Bailey, Maurice and Maralyn 117 Days Adrift
Hampshire, England Nautical Publishing Company 1974 0245522603 / 9780245522604 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Milne, Peter; and Irving, Alan 
Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 512gms, 192 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This is the story of the dramatic sinking of the yacht, Auralyn, and the 118 days the two occupants spent in their small life raft before finally being rescued by Korean fisherman. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
117 Days Adrift, Bailey, Maurice and Maralyn
3 Bailey, Maurice and Maralyn 117 Days Adrift
Hampshire, England Nautical Publishing Company 1974 0245522603 / 9780245522604 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Milne, Peter; and Irving, Alan 
Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 512gms, 192 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This is the story of the dramatic sinking of the yacht, Auralyn, and the 118 days the two occupants spent in their small life raft before finally being rescued by Korean fisherman. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Discovery of the Titanic, The: Exploring the Greatest of All Lost Ships, Ballard, Dr. Robert; and Archbold, Rick
4 Ballard, Dr. Robert; and Archbold, Rick Discovery of the Titanic, The: Exploring the Greatest of All Lost Ships
London, England Hodder & Stoughton 1989 0340505206 / 9780340505205 First Paperback Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Marschall, Ken 
Softcover, first paperback edition, 770g, 238pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Handbook of Survival at Sea, The, Beeson, Chris
5 Beeson, Chris Handbook of Survival at Sea, The
Miami, FL, USA Lewis International, Inc. 2003 1930983212 / 9781930983212 First Edition Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 552g, 192pgs. A comprehensive guide to surviving nautical emergencies and disasters at sea. It clearly explains essential emergency procedures and tried and tested survival techniques. It also includes 120 line artworks that detail survival equipment and clarify survival practices. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Sea Scouting: The New Gilcraft Series No. 1, Browne, Tom
6 Browne, Tom Sea Scouting: The New Gilcraft Series No. 1
London, England C. Arthur Pearson Limited 1951 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 210gms, 159pgs. This is an essential manual for all Scoutmasters and Scouters and for keen Troop Leaders. It includes a glossary of nautical terms, an appendices on boating and bathing, boat pulling orders, and boat charge certificates. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Journeys of the Great Explorers, Burton, Rosemary; Cavendish, Richard; Stonehouse, Bernard
7 Burton, Rosemary; Cavendish, Richard; Stonehouse, Bernard Journeys of the Great Explorers
Basingstoke, USA AA Publishing 1992 0749510102 / 9780749510107 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 800gms, 224 pages. Journeys of the Great Explorers showcases Voyages of 30 famous explorers encompassing almost 2, 500 years of exploration. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Always a Competitor: Tasmanian Yachtsman, Orchardist and Raconteur, Calvert, Hedley; and Graeme-Evans, Alex
8 Calvert, Hedley; and Graeme-Evans, Alex Always a Competitor: Tasmanian Yachtsman, Orchardist and Raconteur
Hobart, Tasmania Tasbook Publishers and HD Calvery 1997 0646343947 / 9780646343945 Limited First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, limited first edition, 1440gms, 311pgs, photographic endpapers. This book provides an engaging and intimate glimpse into the life and times of one of Australia's most talented blue-water helmsmen, a great Tasmanian who, with thesupport of his wife Judy, has managed through perseverance and great natural gifts to achieve many of the goals he set out to conquer as a young man. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear. There is a very small tear to the top corner of the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 88.00 AUD
 
 
On Equal Terms, Cantacuzino, Marina with Hatfield, James and the TIME and TIDE CREW
9 Cantacuzino, Marina with Hatfield, James and the TIME and TIDE CREW On Equal Terms
London, England Simon & Schuster Ltd 1997 068481935X / 9780684819358 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, First Edition, 525gms, 223 pages. The first disabled crew to sail round the world racing in the BT Global Challenge. Book is in fine condition with some general wear and tear, stain inside back cover and previous owners name inside front cover, no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Lonely Sea and the Sky, The, Chichester, Francis
10 Chichester, Francis Lonely Sea and the Sky, The
London, UK Pan Books Ltd 1967 Second Printing Paperback Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Paperback, second printing, 226gms, 398 pages. The autobiography of the man who is truly the old man of the sea. Includes black and white photographs. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Dinghy Systems, Chisnell, Mark; and Hodgart, John
11 Chisnell, Mark; and Hodgart, John Dinghy Systems
Shrewsbury, England Waterline Books 1993 1853103926 / 9781853103926 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 412gms, 123pgs. This book tells you how to make your racing dinghy tuning and control systems work fast and efficiently. It tells you how to set up pulleys, ropes, cleats, wire, shackles, screws, bolts and nuts that turns a dinghy from a wooden or plastic structure into a functioning sailing machine. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Pirates of the Brig Cyprus, The, Clune, Frank; Stephensen, P.R.
12 Clune, Frank; Stephensen, P.R. Pirates of the Brig Cyprus, The
London, England Rupert Hart-Davis 1962 Second Impression Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with brown cloth boards and yellow pictorial dustjacket, second impression, 205pp, weighs 366 gms. This is the first complete and accurate account of one of the most extraordinary adventures in the annals of seamanship and crime. This is a good copy with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and just a few small nicks, tears and markings. Small pencil mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
All At Sea On Land and First Lady Ten Years On, Cottee, Kay
13 Cottee, Kay All At Sea On Land and First Lady Ten Years On
Milsons Point, Australia Random House Australia 1998 0091837189 / 9780091837181 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 514gms, 287 pages. In this book, Kay fills in the details of her life since her historic achievement in 1988, painting an inspiring portrait of one of Australia's greatest women. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
Brief History of Fighting Ships, A: Ships of the Line and Napoleonic Sea Battles 1793-1815, Davies, David
14 Davies, David Brief History of Fighting Ships, A: Ships of the Line and Napoleonic Sea Battles 1793-1815
London, England Constable & Robinson Ltd 2002 1841194697 / 9781841194691 Reprint Softcover Fine Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 222g, 201pgs. From 1793 to 1815 were the years of the Napoleonic wars - a period of change and upheaval comparable to the world wars of the 20th century. This is the story of one of the keys to that great conflict, the Ship of the Line - the beautiful but deadly battleships that waged the war at sea. Book is in fine condition. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
 
 
12-Metre The New Breed: The Battle for the 26th America's Cup, Dovey, Rik; and Samins, Sally
15 Dovey, Rik; and Samins, Sally 12-Metre The New Breed: The Battle for the 26th America's Cup
Chippendale, Australia Ellsyd Press Pty Ltd 1986 0949290033 / 9780949290038 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1030gms, 160pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Westward With Columbus: Set Sail on the Voyage That Changed the World (A Time Quest Book), Dyson, John
16 Dyson, John Westward With Columbus: Set Sail on the Voyage That Changed the World (A Time Quest Book)
Kent, England Hodder & Stoughton Limited 1991 0340555645 / 9780340555644 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Christopher, Peter 
Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 516g, 64pgs, illustrated endpapers. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Boards are in very good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and two tears (a one-inch tear to back bottom of spine and a 1/2 inch tear to top back left hand corner), otherwise no other pre-loved markings. The poster the book was originally issued with is not included. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Big Book of Sailing, The: The Sailors, The Ships, and The Sea, Grube, Frank; and Richter, Gerhard (eds)
17 Grube, Frank; and Richter, Gerhard (eds) Big Book of Sailing, The: The Sailors, The Ships, and The Sea
New York, USA Barron's Educational Series, Inc 1979 0812053249 / 9780812053241 First Edition (in English) Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Domizlaff, Svante; and Mertes, Harald 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition (in English), 2.4kgs, 309 pages, illustrated map endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. This book is very large and heavy - extra postage may be required. 
Price: 80.00 AUD
 
 
Yachting: A History, Heaton, Peter
18 Heaton, Peter Yachting: A History
London, England B T Batsford Limited 1955 First Edition Hardcover with Original Cloth Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with green boards, dustjacket missing, first edition, 736gms, 280 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Boards only show minor scuffing and wear. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page and some minor sticky tape markings, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Captain Bligh and Mr Christian: The Men and the Mutiny, Hough, Richard
19 Hough, Richard Captain Bligh and Mr Christian: The Men and the Mutiny
London, England Arrow Books Limited 1974 009908600X / 9780099086000 Reprint Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint edition, 602gms, 320 pages. The author has followed the track of the Bounty and of the open boat in which her Captain completed on of the most hazardous voyages in maritime history. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Deck Seamanship, Jarman, Colin
20 Jarman, Colin Deck Seamanship
Herts, England Granada Publishing 1979 0229115888 / 9780229115884 First Edition Hardcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover, first edition, 526gms, 155pgs. Here is a close study of the factors making for economy of effort, efficency and safety in deckwork, and use of the right tools and equipment. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
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