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JOHN T. PERKINS' JOURNAL AT SEA. 1845
From the Original Copy Owned by Mrs. Grosvenor Ely. Mystic, CT:The Marine Historical Association, Inc. Vol. 1. No. 8. 1934. Illustrated with frontispiece. 119-151pp. Wrps. Covers in very good, clean condition. Interior free of stray markings.
$20.00
JOHN WARD OF HULL, MARINE PAINTER, 1798-1849.
Hull:The Ferens Art Gallery. 1981. 111pp. Illustrated. Exhibiton catalogue. A fine copy.
$18.50
KATHAY: A CRUISE IN THE CHINA SEAS.
New York:G. P. Putnam & Co. 1852. 230pp. + 2pp. advertisements. Some foxing on the margins, otherwise a very good, tight, clean copy. An attractive gold-leafed embossed illustration of a Chinese junk on the front binding. Binding shows some very minor scuffing and wear to spine ends. Altogether, a very good copy. H045
$300.00
KHRONIKA PAROKHODA GIUGO. Sovetskii vooennyi roman.
Moscow:1980. 350pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket shows wear to the edges with several chips and tears. Covers also show some soiling. Otherwise in good condition. Book itself shows light shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy with a good jacket.
$12.50
LAST OF THE STEAMBOATS. THE SAGA OF THE WILSON LINE.
Cambridge, Maryland:Tidewater Publishers. (1970). 204pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Jacket shows fraying to the edges with several chips and small tears. Covers also lightly soiled. Otherwise in good condition. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, though there is a bookplate pasted onto the half-title page. Overall, this is a very good copy with a good dust jacket.
$40.00
LAST SURVIVORS IN SAIL.
London:Percival, Marshall & Co. (ca. 1948). 71pp. Illus. Stiff wrps. Former owners name inked on front fly-leaf, otherwise an excellent copy. S114.
$15.00
LIFE THROUGH A HAWSE PIPE. Memories, Adventures and Characters from New Bedford and Marthas Vineyard By a Commercial Fishing Skipper.
[np]: [Self-published]. (1996). 157pp. Illus. Soft cover.1st. edition. Fine copy. Y024.
$20.00
LINERS TO THE SUN.
New York:Macmillan Publishing Company. (1985). 495pp. First edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn with some light fraying at the edges. Otherwise there is only some mild soiling. Book itself only shows some light shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$27.50
LONG ISLAND WHALERS.
Amityville, N. Y.: Paul Bailey. 1959. 36pp. Illus. Soft cover. 1st. edition. A fine copy.
$25.00
MASTER OF DESOLATION. THE REMINISCENCES OF CAPT. JOSEPH J. FULLER. Edited By Briton Cooper Busch.
349pp. Illus. With dust jacket. A fine coy. Fuller was a well-known whaling captain who sailed out of New London. Active in the speciliazed and little-known branch of the whaling industry that hunted sea elephants for oil, principally at Heard and Kerguelen "Desolation" Islands in the Indian ocean.
$20.00
MEMORANDUM WRITTEN BY WILLIAM ROTCH IN THE EIGHTIETH YEAR OF HIS AGE.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. 1916. 89pp. Illus. Hard cover. One of 450 copies. A fine copy. 
$75.00
MERRIMAC RIVER SHIPPING. Paper Read Before the Historical Soc.iety of Old Newbury
Newburyport: Historical Society of Old Newbury. 1926. 24 pp. Wraps. Some water-staining along the edges of the upper right corner of the wrap and interior pages. Some wear down the spine and the edges of the front and rear wraps. Inside is clean, save for the water staining, with pages only slightly aged. A good copy.
$7.50
MORE SOUTH SEA WHALING. A Supplement to THE SOUTH SEA WHALER: AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF PUBLISHED HISTORICAL, LITERARY AND ART MATERIAL RELATING TO WHALING IN THE PACIFIC OCEAN IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. Compiled by.....
Canberra:Division of Pacific and Asian History Research School of Pacific Studies The Australian National University. 1991. 61pp. Wrps. A fine copy.
$20.00
MRS. RICKETSON'S WHALING JOURNAL, 1871-1874.
New Bedford, Ma.: The Old Dartmouth Historical Society. 1958. 79pp. Illus. Hard copy. Fine copy. Mrs. Ricketson accompanied her husband on the bark A. R. Tucker for three and a half years. TS097.
$65.00
MUSICK ON THE BRAIN Frederick Howland Smith's Shipboard Tunes 1854-1869.
Sharon, Ma.: The Kendall Whaling Museum. 2000. 36pp. Illus. Soft cover. A fine copy. A garland of fiddle tunes and dance tunes from authentic historical sources, with extensive historical annotations. S097.
$15.00