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On the Water

By: Alvord, Douglas

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 44839


Dublin NH: Yankee Books 1988, 1st edition. The romance and lore of America's small boats told in text, detailed b&w drawings, and exquisite full-color paintings by Douglas Alvord, including lobstermen, skipjacks, bugeyes, marsh skiffs, flat-water sailers, and more. Dust jacket price clipped, oblong 8vo half-bound in tan cloth and blue paper, 8 color plates, text drawings, index, 160pp, clean and tight with no marks, Fine/Very Good. View more info

American Clipper Ships by the Curriers

By: American Neptune

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 42339


Salem MA: The American Neptune, Pictorial Supplement I, 1959. Thirty-two b&w plates with prints, photos, and paintings of notable clippers. SOFT cover, 4to, 32pp, no marks, Very Good. View more info

Train and Transport

By: Anderson, Janice

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 32677


London: Bracken Books [1981] 1989 reprint edition. Janice Anderson and Edmund Swinglehurst present a collector's guide to the ephemera of travel--by rail, motor, clipper ship, pony, and more. Dust jacket, tall 4to, illustrated throughout with b&w and color photos on coated paper, bibliography, index, 96pp, contents as new, near Fine. View more info

Ships and How to Draw Them

By: Aylward, W. J.

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 43624


New York: Pitman Publishing Corporation 1957. Aylward presents a succinct primer on the common kinds of sailing vessels, how they are rigged, and how drawn; line drawings throughout. SOFT cover, oblong 12mo (10.25x7.75 inches), saddle-stitched, 44pp, clean, no marks, Very Good. View more info

Wilder Shore, The

By: Baer, Morley

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 44554


San Francisco: Sierra Club Books 1984. Photographer Baer and author David Rains Wallace present a beautiful selection of California landscapes. Dust jacket, folio in tan cloth, coated papers, index, 162pp, contents as new, near Fine/near Fine. View more info

Wilder Shore, The

By: Baer, Morley

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 44555


San Francisco: Sierra Club Books 1984. Photographer Baer and author David Rains Wallace present a beautiful selection of California landscapes. Dust jacket, folio in tan cloth, coated papers, index, 162pp, contents as new, near Fine/near Fine. View more info

Marine Photography of Peter Barlow, The

By: Barlow, Peter

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 39343


New York: Motor Boating and Sailing Books 1972. High-powered racing, boats of character, life aboard a square-rigger, scenes in a ship graveyard, and the boats of 76 designers. Dust jacket with several chips along edges, natural linen with gilt design on front board, 4to, 173pp, index to the boats, contents clean and tight, Very Good/Fair. View more info

Marine Photography of Peter Barlow, The

By: Barlow, Peter

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 41030


New York: Motor Boating and Sailing Books 1972. High-powered racing, boats of character, life aboard a square-rigger, scenes in a ship graveyard, and the boats of 76 designers. No dust jacket, natural linen with gilt design on front board, 4to, 173pp, index to the boats, contents clean and tight, Good. View more info

Marine Photography of Peter Barlow, The

By: Barlow, Peter

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 41229


New York: Motor Boating and Sailing Books 1972. Barlow presents an album of fine b&w photographs of vessels of all sorts -- high-powered racing, boats of character, tugs and commercial, life aboard a square-rigger, scenes in a ship graveyard, and the boats of 76 designers. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, square 4to natural linen with gilt design on front board, 4to, 173pp, index to the boats, owner's name on front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/Good. View more info

Marine Photography of Peter Barlow, The

By: Barlow, Peter

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 45360


New York: Motor Boating and Sailing Books 1972. SIGNED by the author on half-title. Barlow presents an album of fine b&w photographs of vessels of all sorts -- high-powered racing, boats of character, tugs and commercial, life aboard a square-rigger, scenes in a ship graveyard, and the boats of 76 designers. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, square 4to natural linen with gilt design on front board, 4to, 173pp, index to the boats, clean and tight, near Fine/Very Good. View more info

Maritime Folklife Resources: A Directory and Index

By: Bartis, Peter

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 40512


Washington: American Folklife Center, Publications No. 5, 1980. Bartis, with the assistance of Mary Hufford, presents an overview of significant folk cultural resources pertaining to America's maritime heritage, gathered during the 1979 National Maritime Folklife Survey. SOFT cover, 4to, typescript, 129pp, owner's name on title o/w no marks, Very Good. View more info

Masterpieces of Primitive Art

By: Boltin

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: 25308


New York: Alfred A. Knopf 1978, 1st edition. Artistic achievements of the world's so-called primitive societies from Africa to Oceania, with 254 plates in full color. Dust jacket, tall 4to in brown tooled cloth, patterned endpapers, index, 264pp, near Fine. View more info

Baudin in Australian Waters

By: Bonnemains

Price: $200.00

Seller ID: 21241


Melbourne: Oxford University Press 1988, stated 1st. The artwork of the French voyage of discovery to the southern lands, 1800-1804, with a complete descriptive catalogue of the drawings and paintings of Australian subjects by C.-A. Lesueur and N.-M. Petit from the Lesueur Collection at the Mus‚um d'Histoire Naturelle, Le Havre, France. Dust jacket, blue cloth, embossing bright, 10x14, xi+347pp, index, b&w and color plates throughout, no marks, as new, Fine. View more info

Tugman's Sketchbook, A

By: Braynard

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 12791


Tuckahoe NY: John de Graff 1965. A collection of 125 ship sketches made from the deck of a tugboat by noted maritime historian and artist Frank O. Braynard. Dust jacket ragged along top rear edge with small triangular portion missing, tall 4to in ochre cloth with titles on front board, illustrated throughout, 143pp, Very Good. View more info

Tugman's Sketchbook, A

By: Braynard

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 18609


Tuckahoe NY: John de Graff 1965, 1st. A collection of 125 ship sketches made from the deck of a tugboat by noted maritime historian and artist Frank O. Braynard. Dust jacket ragged along top edge with about 2-inch square portion missing from top rear, tall 4to in ochre cloth with titles on front board, illustrated throughout, 143pp, Very Good. View more info

From Fire Island to Venice

By: Braynard

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 22094


Tuckahoe NY: John de Graff 1966, 1st. A tugman's holiday sketchbook, 140 sketches made on four holidays to Europe. Dust jacket, yellow cloth, 9x11, near Fine. View more info

From Fire Island to Venice

By: Braynard, Frank O.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 44518


Tuckahoe NY: John de Graff 1966, 1st. Artist and one of the organizers of OpSail 76, Braynard here presents a collection of his pen and ink sketches, done on four holidays to Europe. Dust jacket with a few small tears, 4to in ochre cloth 9x11, 140 sketches with artist's notes, 143pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Good. View more info

Shipcarvers of North America

By: Brewington

Price: $50.00

Seller ID: 25010


Barre MA: Barre Publishing Company 1962. The development of the art through its many practitioners in the US and Canada, including a geographical listing of all known shipcarvers. Dust jacket damp stained with only front and rear covers present in jacket protector, tall 4to in navy cloth, pages slightly warped by no staining, 135 illustrations all clear and sharp, index, 173pp, a Good copy of an increasingly scarce Brewington title. View more info

Shipcarvers of North America

By: Brewington, Marion V.

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 37606


Barre MA: Barre Publishing Company 1962. The development of the art through its many practitioners in the US and Canada, including a geographical listing of all known shipcarvers. No dust jacket, tall 4to in navy cloth, 135 illustrations all clear and sharp, bibliography, list of American shipcarvers, index, 173pp, Very Good/-. View more info

Shipcarvers of North America

By: Brewington, Marion V.

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 38552


Mineola NY: Dover Publishing Company [1962] 1972 facsimile reprint. The development of the art through its many practitioners in the US and Canada, including a geographical listing of all known shipcarvers. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, 134 illustrations all clear and sharp, bibliography, list of American shipcarvers, index, 173pp, near Fine. View more info