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Barre, Massachusetts: Barre Gazette. 1958. 164 pp Illustrated, with 3 plans in envelop attached to inside rear board. Hardcover with dust jacket. Blue boards slightly shelfworn along edges with edge points bumped. Internally, a previous owners name is inked to the 1st free end page, otherwise a very good, clean copy. Rear free fly-leaf is browned from a newspaper clipping left to long. The 3 plates in rear pocket present. The binding is tight but very slightly cocked, with hinges intact. The dust jacket is soiled, still in one piece but with evidence of silverfish grazing, with small holes to the front flap fold and the front spine fold. Still overall, a very good copy.
Oxford University Press. (1948). 208pp. Reprint of 1941 edition. Small tear at top of jacket; otherwise a very good copy. S114.
27pp. Wrps. Papers read at a Symposium held at the National Maritime Museum on 7 November 1970 by Prof. Alan Carey Taylor, [CHARLES de BROSSES, THE MAN BEHIND COOK]; Robin Winks, [GETTING TO KNOW THE "BEAU SAUVAGE" and Richard C. Kugler, [THE PENETRATION OF THE PACIFIC BY AMERICAN WHALEMEN IN THE 19TH. CENTURY]. An excellent copy.
. 274pp. Illus. Wrps. A fine copy. S099. MARITIME, WALES, HISTORY; SHIP-BUILDING; SHIPPING
San Jose, Ca.: Portuguese Heritage Publications of California. 2006. 306 pages. Illustrated. Hard bound. Oversize. With dust jacket. Aside from a bit of soiling to top page edges from dust residue, a very good, clean copy.
With 112 photographs by the author. London:George Routledge and Sons Ltd. 1932. 11pp text + 111 black and white plates and 1 fold-out diagram. With dust jacket. There is some browning/foxing to both the front and rear end-papers, and some light soiling to the edges of the outside covers but otherwise the book is in very good condition. There is a previous owners embossed stamp on the lower outside edge of the first free end-page. The dust jacket is still in one piece but is quite foxed/soiled and edges are worn/chipped. S107.
NY: South Street Seaport Museum. 1972. 62pp. Illus. 1st. ed. Soft cover. A fine copy.
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.
157pp. Hardcover. No dust jacket as issued. Still in publishers shrinkwrap. Fine.
(1981). 18pp. Illus. Wrps. Light soiling of wrapper, otherwise a very good copy.
Comox:Richard E. Wells. (1974). 120pp. Illustrated. Wrps. Covers show some moderate wear, most notably to the edges, the length of the spine, and mild creasing to the front cover lengthwise running down the side of the spine. There are also some faded areas scattered across the front. Otherwise in good condition. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for the author's signature on the first free end-paper and a previous owner's signature a the top left corner of the inside-front wrap. Overall, a good copy.
THE TEA CLIPPERS. An Account of the China Tea Trade and of Some of the British Sailing Ships Engaged in it from 1849 to 1869.
London:Percival Marshall & Co. (ca. 1951). 272pp. + fold. plates. Illus. With dust jacket. Save for a black marker drawn through the copyright line on the verso of the title page (which has bled through), a very good copy. S114.
2nd. edition with additional material. Tobermory: Mariner Chart Shop. (1976). 83pp. Illus. Wrps. A very good copy.
Privately Published by the H. Hobart Holly Family. 1998. vii+193pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Top page edges soiled but otherwise, a very good, tight, clean, copy.
Providence:Providence Public Library. 1965. 216pp. Illustrated. Hard bound. With dust jacket. Book is handsomely designed and printed at the Stinehour Press and contains superb reproductions of whaling records and pages from logbooks by Meriden Gravure Company. Book in very good to fine, tight, clean condition. Dust jacket is frayed at edges. S102.
THE VOYAGES OF JOSHUA TELLER. Voyage of the Liberdade; Voyage of the Destroyer from New York to Brazil; Sailing Alone Around the World; Rescue of Some Gilbert Islanders.
New Brunswick:Rutgers University Press. (1958). 401pp. Illus. With dust jacket. A very good copy. Jacket however, lightly frayed and several small tears.
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