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THE SAILING SHIP Six Thousand Years of History

By: Anderson, Romola & R.C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Company Ltd: 1927

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TS393

Condition: V.g.


Frontis. 212pp. 134 illustrations. Black cloth, gilt. Fore-edge a trifle spotted otherwise a near fine copy. No fading to the cloth. View more info

BILLY QUACK

By: Aris, Ernest

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton: 1911

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: W638

Condition: Fine


ND c 1910-11. 60pp. Colour frontis. plate. Illustrated title-page in green and green text throughout.String binding. Beautiful lilac floral end-papers and green tasilpieces. 64 x 55mm. Bound in green cloth with a pasted down colour cover illustration depicting a duck sailing a small sailing dingy. String tied with the original string present in fine condition. Exceptional condition with the original pale blue slipcase and book in almost mint condition. No inscriptions, marks, fading, wear or foxing. The case has the same paste-down colour plate that the front board has. Also enclosed is a sing... View more info

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Francisci Baconis DE VERULAMIO summi angliae cancellarii, Novum Organum Scientiarum

By: Bacon, Francis

Price: £650.00

Publisher: Lugd. Bat. [Leyden], Adrianum Wijngaerde et Franciscum Moyardum: 1645

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: W072

Condition: V.g.


[xxii], 435pp. Engraved title-page 'Multi pertranfibunt de augebiteur scientia' depicting two sailing ships between two columns [the pillars of Hercules "Many will pass through and knowledge will be the greater"]. 12.5 x 7.5 cms. Original full vellum binding with Latin Text hand-written ink title to the spine. Unworn state. Trifle dusty. No inscriptions or book-plates present. Bacon's celebrated masterpiece of scientific thought. FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1620 Not pub. in English until 1676. A SCARCE ITEM. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

THE FUGITIVES or THE TYRANT QUEEN OF MADAGASCAR

By: Ballantyne, R.M.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet & Co. Limited:

Edition: eleventh thousand

Seller ID: T273

Condition: Fine


ND [inscrivbed and presented 1919 to f.f.e.p.], 431, 12 [pub. cat.] pp. Green pictorial cloth with 3 large birds flying across the sun with a sailing ship in the distance.Sailing ship to the spine. Lovely unfaded or worn copy.. Heavy inscription. View more info

MAN ON THE OCEAN A Book For Boys

By: Ballantyne, R.M.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson and Sons: 1874

Edition: re-issue

Seller ID: TH237

Condition: Fine


368pp. Green illus. buckram cloth with gilt titles and illus. Originally pub. 1868. Frontis. and title-page sailing ships illus. depeicting a sailor in the riggings and a ship in full sail to the spine and illus. throughout with engravings and vignettes. Attractive school prize inscription. Cloth has no wear but a trifle 'bubbled' in places. View more info

UNDER WAY

By: Beavis, Bill

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Guildford, Lutterwoth Press: 1978

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: K838

ISBN: 0718870158

Condition: Fine


128pp. line drawings & diags throughout. A guide to safe and successful seamanship View more info

YET AGAIN

By: Beerbohm, Max

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1923

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: Q200

Condition: Fine


306pp. Blue buckram cloth. End-paper off-setting from book-plate. A clean, tight and unmarked copy. Very attractive book-plate of a sailing yacht. 'Violet Margaret Sedgwick' Amor Omnia Vincit' with floral border pasted to inner front board. View more info

FROM CARRACK TO CLIPPER A Book of Sailing-Ship Models.

By: Bowen, Frank C.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Halton & Truscott Smith: 1927

Seller ID: N186

Condition: Fine


vii,64,vii pp. 67 plates, text illustrations,. Printed on quality paper. Binding sound with no wear but a trifle sunned. Sailing Ship Models View more info

Scale Model Sailing Ships

By: Bowen, John (edit).

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Conway Maritime Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: L1222

ISBN: 0851771114

Condition: Fine


192pp, well illustrated throughout View more info

ENGLISH AND AMERICAN YACHTS Illustrating and describing the most famous Yachts now sailing in American and English waters. With a Treatise upon Yachts and Yachting

By: Burgess, Edward

Price: £1,250.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall Limited: 1890

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: GT116

Condition: Fine


Text; 50 photogravure plates by N. L. Stebbins icluding 'America' on plate 27. Original publishers navy blue cloth, gilt. No fading or wear. Front end-paper cracked but sound. No inscriptions or marks. Please email for PHOTOS. View more info

THE TWILIGHT OF SAILING SHIPS

By: Caese, Robert

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, George G Harrap & Co,: 1965

Edition: 1st UK edition

Seller ID: N178

Condition: Fine


206pp, 12 colour plates plus illustrations in b&w. Final days of the sailing freighters. View more info

SAILING BARGES

By: Carr, Frank G.G.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1951

Edition: revised edition

Seller ID: MH059a

ISBN: 0861380606

Condition: Fine


xiii, 462pp. Fully illustrated in colour and black & white. 1st published in 1931 thisis the first revided edition ithe the attractive pictorial d.j.litho by Josiah Taylor. Col. frontis. plate ditto.67 plates and 33 figs., plans etc. View more info

SAILING BARGES

By: Carr, Frank G.G.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Lavenham, Terence Dalton: 1989

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: MH059

ISBN: 0861380606

Condition: Fine


xiii, 462pp. Fully illustrated in colour and black & white. 3rd edition revised and enlarged. Map end-papers. Titles to the spine sunned. View more info

CHRONIK DER SEEFAHRT 1981 Chronik der Seefahrt. Sammlung alter SegelschiffsDarstellungen

By: Chronik der Seefahrt

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Garstedt bei Hamburg., Egon Heinemann: 1981

Seller ID: T249

ISBN: 38733219697

Condition: Fine


12 full colour finely printed plates of sailing vessels each with a German and English description the the reverse [including the colour cover]. Each page measures 412 x 325mm. Front cover creased. These fine quality colour prints of sailing ships are often framed for decoration so complete copies are not easy to find intact. First produced in 1966 View more info

CHRONIK DER SEEFAHRT 1982 Chronik der Seefahrt. Sammlung alter SegelschiffsDarstellungen

By: Chronik der Seefahrt

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Garstedt bei Hamburg., Egon Heinemann: 1982

Seller ID: T250

Condition: Fine


12 full colour finely printed plates of sailing vessels each with a German and English description the the reverse [including the colour cover]. Each page measures 412 x 325mm. Front cover detached. These fine quality colour prints of sailing ships are often framed for decoration so complete copies are not easy to find intact. First produced in 1966 View more info

CHRONIK DER SEEFAHRT 1987 Chronik der Seefahrt. Sammlung alter SegelschiffsDarstellungen

By: Chronik der Seefahrt

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Garstedt bei Hamburg., Egon Heinemann: 1987

Seller ID: T251

ISBN: 38733219697

Condition: Fine


12 full colour finely printed plates of sailing vessels each with a German and English description the the reverse [including the colour cover]. Each page measures 412 x 325mm. Front cover creased. These fine quality colour prints of sailing ships are often framed for decoration so complete copies are not easy to find intact. First produced in 1966 View more info

CHRONIK DER SEEFAHRT 1983 Chronik der Seefahrt. Sammlung alter SegelschiffsDarstellungen

By: Chronik der Seefahrt

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Garstedt bei Hamburg., Egon Heinemann: 1983

Seller ID: T252

ISBN: 38733219697

Condition: Fine


12 full colour finely printed plates of sailing vessels each with a German and English description the the reverse [including the colour cover]. Each page measures 412 x 325mm. Front cover creased. These fine quality colour prints of sailing ships are often framed for decoration so complete copies are not easy to find intact. First produced in 1966 View more info

CHRONIK DER SEEFAHRT 1975 Chronik der Seefahrt. Sammlung alter SegelschiffsDarstellungen

By: Chronik der Seefahrt

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Garstedt bei Hamburg., Egon Heinemann: 1975

Seller ID: T253

Condition: Fine


12 full colour finely printed plates of sailing vessels each with a German and English description the the reverse [including the colour cover]. Each page measures 412 x 325mm. Front cover creased. These fine quality colour prints of sailing ships are often framed for decoration so complete copies are not easy to find intact. First produced in 1966 View more info

CHRONIK DER SEEFAHRT 1974 Chronik der Seefahrt. Sammlung alter SegelschiffsDarstellungen

By: Chronik der Seefahrt

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Garstedt bei Hamburg., Egon Heinemann: 1974

Seller ID: T254

Condition: Fine


12 full colour finely printed plates of sailing vessels each with a German and English description the the reverse [including the colour cover]. Each page measures 412 x 325mm. Front cover creased. These fine quality colour prints of sailing ships are often framed for decoration so complete copies are not easy to find intact. First produced in 1966 View more info

CHRONIK DER SEEFAHRT 1980 Chronik der Seefahrt. Sammlung alter SegelschiffsDarstellungen

By: Chronik der Seefahrt

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Garstedt bei Hamburg., Egon Heinemann: 1980

Seller ID: T255

Condition: Fine


12 full colour finely printed plates of sailing vessels each with a German and English description the the reverse [including the colour cover]. Each page measures 412 x 325mm. Front cover creased and damaged to the text at the bottom margin [plate OK]. These fine quality colour prints of sailing ships are often framed for decoration so complete copies are not easy to find intact. First produced in 1966 View more info