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Modern Motor-Lifeboats, Barnett J R
1 Modern Motor-Lifeboats
Barnett J R
BLACKIE

1933, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG-
Fairly technical account of the RNLI's life-boats as at the early 1930s, many photos and drawings. 79pp. VG copy in dw - old tape residue marks to rear. 014726 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Hackercraft, Barry James P
2 Hackercraft
Barry James P
1900298112
0760311072 / 9780760311073
2002, 1st: 4to, Hardcover: Fine, Fine
Well illustrated accounrt of the classic motor boats and powerboats designed by John Hacker in the first half of the 20th Century. 128pp. Fine copy in dw. 014744 
Price: 39.00 GBP
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Down Tops'l : The Story of the East Coast Saiiling Barges, Benham Hervey
3 Down Tops'l : The Story of the East Coast Saiiling Barges
Benham Hervey
HARRAP

1953, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Benham's classic account of the sailing barges of Essex & Suffolk. 192pp, illustrated. Generally a sVG clean coppy, just a little slight spotting to edges. Dust wrapper near VG, a little wear and chipping to edges. Signed by Benham to title page. 017549 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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4 THE BIG BARGES
BENHAM HERVEY & FINCH ROGER
HARRAP
0245540032 / 9780245540035
1983, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Well illustrated account of the Boomie and Ketch sailing barges of East Anglia, 138pp. VG copy in dw. 013236 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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I Remember the Tall Ships, Brookesmith Frank
5 I Remember the Tall Ships
Brookesmith Frank
Dunmore Press
0908564619 / 9780908564613
1980, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
First hand account of the Author's time crewing some of the last square riggers in the 1920s. 270pp, illustrated. VG clean copy in dust wrapper, signed by Author to half-title. 016824 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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American Small Sailing Craft, Chapelle Howard I
6 American Small Sailing Craft
Chapelle Howard I
Norton
0877420599 / 9780877420590
1951, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG-
Descriptions and plans of around 100 types of small coastal sailing boats of the US. 363pp with drawings. VG copy in dw - old tape strengthening to edges.. 017052 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Through Brittany in 'Charmina', Chatterton E Keble
7 Through Brittany in 'Charmina'
Chatterton E Keble
Rich & Cowan

1933, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG-, VG-
Torbay to the Bay of Biscay in a 6 tonner - classic sailing narrative. VG copy in cloth boards, some spotting to edges. The rare dust wrapper is complete but a little worn along top edges and spine ends with very minor loss. 016587 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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BUILDING THE WOODEN FIGHTING SHIP, DODDS JAMES & MOORE JAMES
8 BUILDING THE WOODEN FIGHTING SHIP
DODDS JAMES & MOORE JAMES
CHATHAM PUBLISHING
1861762488 / 9781861762481
2005, 2nd: Square 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Well illustrate daccount of warship building in the mid-18th centruy, based on the construction of the 74 gun two decker HMS Thunderer. 127pp. VG copy in dw. 010237 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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ANATOMY OF THE SHIP : THE FOUR-MASTED BARQUE LAWHILL, EDWARDS KENNETH, ANDERSON RODERICK & COOKSON RICHARD
9 ANATOMY OF THE SHIP : THE FOUR-MASTED BARQUE LAWHILL
EDWARDS KENNETH, ANDERSON RODERICK & COOKSON RICHARD
CONWAY MARITIME PRESS
0851776760 / 9780851776767
1996, 1st: Square 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Conway - Anatomy of the Ship series. Detailed plans, drawings and photos of this steel-hulled sailing ship built at Dundee in 1892 and only scrapped in 1957. 128pp. VG copy in dw. 010231 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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A New and Universal Dictionary of the Marine, Falconer William & Burney William
10 A New and Universal Dictionary of the Marine
Falconer William & Burney William
Cadell & Davies

1830, Revised: 4to, Leather: VG, 
1830 edition of Falconer's classic Marine Dictionary first published in 1769 and in this ediiton as much revised and enlarged by William Burney. xv+707pp, errata, 87pp index. Bound complete with 35 engraved plates as required. Contents VG, clean and without foxing etc. Plates VG only small fault being a little loss to top corner of margin of last plate. Original full leather, rubbed on edges, rebacked with later leather/gilt spine. A near fine copy and complete with all plates unlike most copies! Heavy - UK postage 10.00. 016797 
Price: 650.00 GBP
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Veleiros De Portugal : Sailing Vessels in Portugal, Francisco Correia Figueira
11 Veleiros De Portugal : Sailing Vessels in Portugal
Francisco Correia Figueira
EDICOES INAPA
9729019711 / 9789729019715
1998, 2nd Edition: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
Well produced photo album of the sailing vessels Portugal, both coastal and deep water. 125pp, Portugese and Engliah text,. VG copy in dw. X014814 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Building Classic Small Craft : Volume 2, Gardner John
12 Building Classic Small Craft : Volume 2
Gardner John
International Marine Publishing
0877421579 / 9780877421573
1984, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
How to build 23 designs of classic small boats. 241pp, well illustrated. VG copy in dw. 015325 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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13 Inshore Craft : Traditional Working Vessels of the British Isles
Greenhill Basil & Mannering Julian
SEAFORTH
1844157180 / 9781844157181
2008, 2nd (revised): 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
Well illustrated directory fo the working craft of the British Isles, revised ediion of the 1987 original edition. 239pp. VG copy in dw. Heavy - please enquire for overseas postage costs. 013355 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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The Royal Yacht Squadron, Guest Montague & Boulton William B
14 The Royal Yacht Squadron
Guest Montague & Boulton William B
John Murray

1903, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, 
History of the RYS and sailing on the Solent with details of all members and their yachts from the foundation of the Squadron. 525pp, illustrated. A nice clean copy, just a little age toning to edges. origianl cloth boards, slightly marked with minor wear to spine ends. 016701 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Sea Bright Skiff and Other Jersey Shore Boats, Guthorn Peter J
15 The Sea Bright Skiff and Other Jersey Shore Boats
Guthorn Peter J
Rutgers University Press
0813506891 / 9780813506890
1971, 1st: Small 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Well illustrated account of the shore boats of New Jersey - sail, oared and powered. 232pp. VG copy in dust wrapper, slightly worn to head of spine 017011 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Captain Nat Herreshoff : The Wizard of Bristol, Herreshoff L Francis
16 Captain Nat Herreshoff : The Wizard of Bristol
Herreshoff L Francis
Sheridan House
0911378324 / 9780911378320
1990, Reprint: 8vo, Cloth: Fine, Fine
Biography of the great Amercian yacht designer and builder Nathanael Herreshoff and his yachts. 349pp, illustrated. As new copy in dust wrapper. 014699 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Steam Yachts : An Era of Elegance, Hofman Erik
17 The Steam Yachts : An Era of Elegance
Hofman Erik
NAUTICAL PUBLISHING COMPANY
0245507426 / 9780245507427
1970, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Illustrated account of some 120 steam yachts from the mid-19th to mid-20th century, covering most of the famous private and royal yachts built over this period. 272pp, well illustrated. VG copy in slightly edge worn dw. Heavy - please enquire for overseas postage costs 006323 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Porthmadog Ships, Hughes Emyr & Eames Aled
18 Porthmadog Ships
Hughes Emyr & Eames Aled
Gwynedd Archive Service

1975, 1st: 8vo, Hardcover: VG, VG
History of the sailing schooners of this Welsh Port and their owners and crews. 426pp, illustrated. VG copy in dw. 015796 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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Houseboats and Houseboating, Hunet Albert Bradlee
19 Houseboats and Houseboating
Hunet Albert Bradlee
Forest and Streem Publishing

1905, 1st: Large 4to: Good+, 
One of the first books on the subject - mainly covers the USA but does include a chapter of Houseboats in England. xv+216pp, well illustrated. Contents clean and unmarked, but binding weak with some pages loosening. Original green cloth boards soiled and a little bumped on edges. Rare. Heavy - UK postage 7.95. 017045 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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Spry Sails Again!, Johnson C S
20 Spry Sails Again!
Johnson C S
UPPER SEVERN NAVIGATION TRUST

2000, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
A second volume about the restoration of the River Severn sailing trow the 'Spry' and its return to the water - the last survivor of this once common type of sailing barge. 105pp, well illustrated. VG copy in w. 015775 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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With Campbell at Coniston, Knowles Arthur
21 With Campbell at Coniston
Knowles Arthur
William Kimber

1967, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
First hand account of the final attempt on the world water speed record by Donald Campbell in 1966/7 and his tragic death. 160pp, illustrated. VG clean copy in dust wrapper - just a litle minor wear to edges. 016459 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Colin Archer and the Seaworthy Double-Ender, Leather John
22 Colin Archer and the Seaworthy Double-Ender
Leather John
STANFORD MARITIME
0540071838 / 9780540071838
1979, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
The life and work of this Norwegian boat designer including his legacy on later boats. 167pp, well illustrated. VG copy in dust wrapper. Uncommon 017022 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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Dismasting of Large Iron Sailing Ships, Lloyd's Register
23 Dismasting of Large Iron Sailing Ships
Lloyd's Register
LLOYD'S REGISTER OF SHIPPING

1886, 2nd (revised): 8vo, Cloth: Good+, 
Report made to the Committee of Lloyd's Register by the Society's Chief Surveyor and his assistants concerning the dismasting of newly built iron hulled sailing ships in the early 1870s, the original report being dated 1874. 185pp plus many plates and tables. Ex-Lloyd's Registry library but no significant labels etc. Contents generally VG but some tables at rear have become loose due to the poor quality of the binding. 016796 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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The Cutty Sark : The Ship and a Model, Longridge C Nepean
24 The Cutty Sark : The Ship and a Model
Longridge C Nepean
MODEL & ALLIED PUBLICATIONS
0852424264 / 9780852424261
1975, 1st (reprint): 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
The classic detailed study of this famous ship, One volume reprint of the two volume original edition. c.450pp with many photos and drawings. VG clean copy in very slightly edge worn dw 013561 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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The Down Easters : American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929, LUBBOCK BASIL
25 The Down Easters : American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929
LUBBOCK BASIL
BROWN, SON & FERGUSON

1971, Reprint: Small 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Classic account of the American Cape Horners of the second half of the 19th Century. 1971 Reprint of the 1929 original. 288pp, illustrated. VG copy in dw, a little light creasing to head of spine.. 014462 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Last of the Windjammers (2 Volume set), Lubbock Basil
26 The Last of the Windjammers (2 Volume set)
Lubbock Basil
Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd

1970, 1st (reprint): Small 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Lubbock's magnum opus on the sea-going sailing ships of thge last 50 or so years of sail from the 1870s to the late 1920s. volumes, xiv+518pp, xv+448pp, illustrated. VG clean set in original blue cloth boards in dust wrappers, just a little marked. Heavy set - UK postage 6.95. 017501 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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The Nitrate Clippers, Lubbock Basil
27 The Nitrate Clippers
Lubbock Basil
BROWN, SON & FERGUSON

1966, Reprint: Small 4to, Hard Cover: Fine, Fine
Classic account of the great 5 masted clippers used on the runs from Noerthern Europe to South America in the late19th / early 20th centuries. 1966 reprint of the 1932 original. 160pp, illustrated. Slight spotting to pages edges, otherwise a Fine copy in similar dust wrapper 017548 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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WHERRIES AND WATERWAYS, MALSTER ROBERT
28 WHERRIES AND WATERWAYS
MALSTER ROBERT
TERENCE DALTON
0900963301 / 9780900963308
1973, 1st (reprint): Large 8vo, Hard Cover: Fine, Fine
Well illustrated history of the Norfolk Wherry. 176pp. Fine copy in dw. 013122 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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Inshore Craft of Great Britain in the Days of Sail and Oar (2 Volume Set), March Edgar J
29 Inshore Craft of Great Britain in the Days of Sail and Oar (2 Volume Set)
March Edgar J
DAVID & CHARLES
0715348981 / 9780715348987
1970, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: Fine, Fine
An important study of the traditional fishing and working boats of Great Britain. 276+309pp, well illustrated. An exceptionally fine set of the 1st editions in dust wrappers. Heavy - UK postage 6.95. 014703 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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SAILING DRIFTERS, MARCH EDGAR J
30 SAILING DRIFTERS
MARCH EDGAR J
DAVID & CHARLES
0715346792 / 9780715346792
1969, 2nd Impression: Small 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
The classic account of the Herring Luggers of England, Scotland and the Isle of Man, first published 1952. 382pp, well illustrated. VG clean copy in dust wrapper, just a little worn to top edges. 005356 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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