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Mariners' Appointment Log - 1984

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Alpine Fine Arts Collection, Ltd.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOSAI23

ISBN: 0881680036

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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117 Days Adrift

By: Bailey, Maurice and Maralyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hampshire, England, Nautical Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001065

ISBN: 0245522603

Condition: Good


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 smal... View more info

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117 Days Adrift

By: Bailey, Maurice and Maralyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hampshire, England, Nautical Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC19

ISBN: 0245522603

Condition: Good


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 ot... View more info

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117 Days Adrift

By: Bailey, Maurice and Maralyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hampshire, England, Nautical Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA53

ISBN: 0245522603

Condition: Good


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/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf ... View more info

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Discovery of the Titanic, The: Exploring the Greatest of All Lost Ships

By: Ballard, Dr. Robert; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA46

ISBN: 0340505206

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Handbook of Survival at Sea, The

By: Beeson, Chris

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Miami, FL, USA, Lewis International, Inc.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA34

ISBN: 1930983212

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Sea Scouting: The New Gilcraft Series No. 1

By: Browne, Tom

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, C. Arthur Pearson Limited: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOSAI28

Condition: Good


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, c... View more info

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Journeys of the Great Explorers

By: Burton, Rosemary; Cavendish, Richard; Stonehouse, Bernard

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Basingstoke, USA, AA Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA14

ISBN: 0749510102

Condition: Good


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... View more info

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Always a Competitor: Tasmanian Yachtsman, Orchardist and Raconteur

By: Calvert, Hedley; and Graeme-Evans, Alex

Price: $88.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmania, Tasbook Publishers and HD Calvery: 1997

Edition: Limited First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS196

ISBN: 0646343947

Condition: Very Good


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 ve... View more info

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On Equal Terms

By: Cantacuzino, Marina with Hatfield, James and the TIME and TIDE CREW

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Simon & Schuster Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOSAI2

ISBN: 068481935X

Condition: Very Good


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... View more info

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Lonely Sea and the Sky, The

By: Chichester, Francis

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, UK, Pan Books Ltd: 1967

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: BIONZ4

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Dinghy Systems

By: Chisnell, Mark; and Hodgart, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Shrewsbury, England, Waterline Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOSAI13

ISBN: 1853103926

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Brief History of Fighting Ships, A: Ships of the Line and Napoleonic Sea Battles 1793-1815

By: Davies, David

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Constable & Robinson Ltd: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA23

ISBN: 1841194697

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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12-Metre The New Breed: The Battle for the 26th America's Cup

By: Dovey, Rik; and Samins, Sally

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chippendale, Australia, Ellsyd Press Pty Ltd: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOSAI16

ISBN: 0949290033

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Westward With Columbus: Set Sail on the Voyage That Changed the World (A Time Quest Book)

By: Dyson, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kent, England, Hodder & Stoughton Limited: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA33

ISBN: 0340555645

Condition: Very Good


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 boo... View more info

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Big Book of Sailing, The: The Sailors, The Ships, and The Sea

By: Grube, Frank; and Richter, Gerhard (eds)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Barron's Educational Series, Inc: 1979

Edition: First Edition (in English)

Seller ID: 001072

ISBN: 0812053249

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Yachting: A History

By: Heaton, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, B T Batsford Limited: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000760

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Captain Bligh and Mr Christian: The Men and the Mutiny

By: Hough, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Arrow Books Limited: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001167

ISBN: 009908600X

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Deck Seamanship

By: Jarman, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Herts, England, Granada Publishing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOSAI27

ISBN: 0229115888

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Yankee's People and Places

By: Johnson, Irving; Johnson, Electa; Edes, Lydia

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, England, Robert Hale Limited: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRA38

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards, dust jacket missing, First Edition, 625gms, 334 pages, blank endpapers. This book tells the story of a voyage on board the Yankee in Gloucester Harbour as it travels the world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, small pen inscription on the inside front page. Boards are in good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture... View more info