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Examen Maritimo

By: D. Jorge Juan y SantaCilia

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Madrid, Instituto de Espana: 1968

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2868

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Instituto de Espana. Very Good. 1968. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Quarter blue morocco; gilt particulars to spine, raised bands. 2 volumes. Facsimile copy of 1771 edition. Limited Edition. 1 of 500 copies. with fold-out diagrams.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall . View more info

Image for Our Iron-Clad Ships: their qualities, performances, and cost. With  chapters on turret ships, iron-clad ramps &c. With illustrations.

Our Iron-Clad Ships: their qualities, performances, and cost. With chapters on turret ships, iron-clad ramps &c. With illustrations.

By: E. J. Reed

Price: $340.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1869

Seller ID: 3216

Condition: Very Good


London: John Murray. Very Good. 1869. Brown cloth boards with author's pictorial monogram in gilt to front cover. Gilt particulars to spine. Wear to head and tail of spine. Loss to spine covering near front hinge, which is beginning near head. Foldout plate depicting "Our iron-clad ships" to front of book. Foxing to first and last pages. Otherwise, a clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxxii, 332, 32 pag... View more info

Image for Le Premier Voyage de Amerigo Vespucci definitivement explique dans ses  details WITH Nouvelles Recherches sur le derniers voyages du navigateur  florentin, et le reste des documents et eclaircissements sur lui. Avec les  textes dans les memes langues qu'ils  ont ete ecrits.

Le Premier Voyage de Amerigo Vespucci definitivement explique dans ses details WITH Nouvelles Recherches sur le derniers voyages du navigateur florentin, et le reste des documents et eclaircissements sur lui. Avec les textes dans les memes langues qu'ils ont ete ecrits.

By: F. A. de Venhagen

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Vienna, Chez le Fils de Carl Gerold: 1869 & 1870

Seller ID: 3519

Condition: Very Good


Vienna: Chez le Fils de Carl Gerold. Very Good. 1869 & 1870. Mid twentieth century dark blue cloth. Gift inscription inked to verso of title page. Some foxing particularly to first and last pages. Otherwise, a very nice, clean copy without owner markings. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; v, [i], 50; ii, 57, [i] pages . View more info

Image for Le Premier Voyage de Amerigo Vespucci definitivement explique dans ses  details WITH Nouvelles Recherches sur le derniers voyages du navigateur  florentin, et le reste des documents et eclaircissements sur lui. Avec les  textes dans les memes langues qu'ils  ont ete ecrits.

Le Premier Voyage de Amerigo Vespucci definitivement explique dans ses details WITH Nouvelles Recherches sur le derniers voyages du navigateur florentin, et le reste des documents et eclaircissements sur lui. Avec les textes dans les memes langues qu'ils ont ete ecrits.

By: F. A. de Venhagen

Price: $380.00

Publisher: Vienna, Chez le Fils de Carl Gerold: 1869 & 1870

Seller ID: 3518

Condition: Very Good


Vienna: Chez le Fils de Carl Gerold. Very Good. 1869 & 1870. Dark blue cloth with abbreviated gilt title to spine. Small newspaper clipping from 1957 regarding proposition of March 7th as Vespucci Day adhered to title page with corresponding acid transfer to opposite page. Large foldout facsimile "de la Carte de l'Amerique du Ptolemee de 1513" at end of first book with a closed tear along the bottom right fold line. A nice clean copy without previous owner... View more info

Image for Nouvelles Recherches sur le derniers voyages du navigateur florentin, et  le reste des documents et eclaircissements sur lui. Avec les textes dans  les memes langues qu'ils  ont ete ecrits.

Nouvelles Recherches sur le derniers voyages du navigateur florentin, et le reste des documents et eclaircissements sur lui. Avec les textes dans les memes langues qu'ils ont ete ecrits.

By: F. A. de Venhagen

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Vienna, Chez le Fils de Carl Gerold: 1870

Seller ID: 3520

Condition: Very Good


Vienna: Chez le Fils de Carl Gerold. Very Good. 1870. Half blue cloth over marbled paper boards. Partial gilt title to brown morocco label to spine; gilt particulars to foot of spine. Large foldout facsimile "de la Carte de l'Amerique du Ptolemee de 1513" towards rear of book. Some foxing, particularly to first and last pages. Otherwise, a very nice, clean copy without further markings. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; ii, 57, [i] pages . View more info

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La Armada Invencible. Two volume set. por El Capitan de Navio Cesareo Fernandez Duro

By: Fernandez Duro, Cesareo

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Madrid, Est. Tipografico de los Sucesores de Rivadeneyra: 1884

Seller ID: 3062

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Est. Tipografico de los Sucesores de Rivadeneyra. Very Good. 1884. Quarter red cloth, marbled boards, gilt particulars to spine. Light rubbing at fore edge corners; bookplate to volume II front endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; I: 535 pp. / II: 539 pp. pages . View more info

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Manual del Cabo de Mar Instrucción Elemental, Militar y Marinera

By: Fransisco Lanza Fernandez

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Ferrol, Escuelas de Aprendices Marineros: 1910

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 3370

Condition: Very Good


Ferrol: Escuelas de Aprendices Marineros. Very Good. 1910. Third Edition. Hardcover. Publisher's original wraps bound in half calf on marbled boards. Gilt author's name to red calf label to spine and gilt title to blue calf label to spine, five raised bands, marbled endpapers, deckled edges. Inscription in Spanish: "A Beatriz en recuerdo de/ nuestra estancia en Miami en/ ocasion de la VII circunavegacion y LIX Crucero de Instrucción del/ JS de Elcano, con todo ... View more info

Image for An Account of the Pelew Islands situated in the western part of the  Pacific Ocean; composed from the journals & communications of Captain  Henry Wilson, and some of his officers, who, in August 1783, were there  shipwrecked, in the Antelope, a packet belonging to the honourable East  India Trading Company. To which is added a supplement, compiled from the  journals of the Panther and Endeavor, two vessels sent by the honourable  East India Trading Company to those islands in 1790...

An Account of the Pelew Islands situated in the western part of the Pacific Ocean; composed from the journals & communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and some of his officers, who, in August 1783, were there shipwrecked, in the Antelope, a packet belonging to the honourable East India Trading Company. To which is added a supplement, compiled from the journals of the Panther and Endeavor, two vessels sent by the honourable East India Trading Company to those islands in 1790...

By: George Keate with supplement by Reverend John Pearce Hockin

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: London, Captain Henry Wilson: 1803

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 3374

Condition: Very Good


London: Captain Henry Wilson. Very Good. 1803. Fifth Edition. Later binding of half gilt ruled faux blue morocco over marbled boards. Gilt particulars and decoration to spine. Top and bottom of front hinge cracked, top of rear hinge beginning. Blue endpapers. Enlarged edition with supplement by Reverend John Pearce Hockin. "William Taylor 1813" delicately inked to top right of title page. Foldout "Chart of the Pelew Islands and Adjacent Seas" to fron... View more info

Catalogue Raisonne du Musee de Marine

By: Jean Destrem; G. Clerc-Rampal

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Paris, J. Dangon: 1909

Seller ID: 2892

Condition: Very Good


Paris: J. Dangon. Very Good. 1909. Hardcover. Full tan pig. Gilt particulars to black morocco label to spine. Raised bands with gilt decor to spine. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; xiii;517;[1] pages . View more info

Narrative of the Deportation to Cayenne, and Shipwreck off the Coast of Scotland, of J.J. Job Aime, Written by Himself with Observations on the Present State of that Colony, and of the Negroes; And an Account of the Situation of the Deported Persons at the time of his Escape

By: Jean-Jacques Aime (Ayme)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, J. Wright: 1800

Seller ID: 2853

Condition: Very Good


London: J. Wright. Very Good. 1800. Hardcover. Very dark green blind stamped half morocco over marbled boards. Particulars in gilt to spine. Marbled edges. Occasional light foxing. Bookplates and stamp of Llanover Library to front pastedown with corresponding burns to front fly pages. Otherwise, a nice clean copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 282, [11] pages . View more info

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Quickwater

By: John A. Noble

Price: $330.00

Publisher: New York, W. & A. K. Johnston: 1952

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3301

Condition: Very Good


New York: W. & A. K. Johnston. Very Good. 1952. Plate size: 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. Image size: 13.5 x 9.5. Titled and signed in pencil by artist to lower plate margin. Matted and housed in folder with statement from from John Taylor Arms, president of The Society of American Graphic Artists. ; Folio ; Signed by Illustrator . View more info

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De Insulis Meridiani atque Indici Maris Nuper Inventis

By: John Mulligan (trans.) with foreword by James Lenox

Price: $575.00

Publisher: New York, 1860

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3433

Condition: Very Good


New York. Very Good. 1860. Limited Edition. One of only 150 copies. Quarter bordeaux morocco over burgundy cloth boards with gilt title to front cover. Gilt particulars to spine. Top edge gilt. Top edge of front cover faded to brown. Some foxing, particularly to first and last pages. With title page from 1859 printing in addition to 1860 title page. Presented by James Lenox to Henry E. Pierrepont as inked to presentation page. Errata slip tipped in between pages 10/... View more info

Image for Diccionario Marítimo Español, que Además de las Voces de Navegación y  Maniobra en los Buques de Vela, Contiene las Equivalencias en Francés,  Inglés e Italiano y las más Usadas en los Buques de Vapor,  Formado con  Presencia de los Mejores Datos Publicados Hasta el Dia

Diccionario Marítimo Español, que Además de las Voces de Navegación y Maniobra en los Buques de Vela, Contiene las Equivalencias en Francés, Inglés e Italiano y las más Usadas en los Buques de Vapor, Formado con Presencia de los Mejores Datos Publicados Hasta el Dia

By: José de Lorenzo, D. Gonzalo de Murga y Martín Ferreiro

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Madrid, Establecimiento Tipografico de T. Fortanet: 1864

Seller ID: 3191

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Establecimiento Tipografico de T. Fortanet. Very Good. 1864. Quarter calf, marbled boards, gilt particulars to spine, raised bands, slight wear to boards and spine, 545 pp. plus 74 pages of French, English and Italian maritime vocabulary.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 545, 74 pages . View more info

Los Tenientes de Navío Jorge Juan y Santacilia y Antonio de Ulloa y de la Torre-Guiral, y la medición del Meridiano

By: Julio F. Guillen

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Madrid, Imprenta de Galo Sáez: 1936

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2862

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Imprenta de Galo Sáez. Very Good. 1936. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Special Edition of 500 numbered copies. This is number 104. Inscribed by author, Julio F. Guillen: "Este Libro lo escribi por encargo del Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores para desvirtuar una campana del comite - France - Amerique, de Quito. Tenia el presentimiento de que mientras trabajase en el no me ocurriria nada y, efectivamente, me metieron en la carcel el 17 de Sep. de 1936. Como ... View more info

Relacion de los principales acaecimientos ocurridos al Capitan de Navio don Pedro Stuart y Portugal, Comandante de los navios de S. Mag. el Dragon, y la America, con el nombrado el Dancik, capitana de Argél, el día 28 de noviembre de 1751 Anotada por el Tambien Capitan de Navio D. Julio F. Guillen

By: Manuel Espinosa de los Monteros

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Madrid, Imprenta Real de D. Manuel Espinosa de los Monteros: 1952

Seller ID: 2869

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Imprenta Real de D. Manuel Espinosa de los Monteros. Very Good. 1952. Hardcover. Full grained morocco; ruled boards, raised bands, gilt particulars to spine. limited edition, number 30 of only 100 copies. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 106 pages . View more info

Os Portugueses No Mar; Memorias Historicas e Arqueologicas das Naus de Portugal (Vol. 1 only) Ementa Historica das Naus Portuguesas

By: Quirino da Fonseca

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Lisbon, Da Associacao Dos Arqueologos Portugueses: 1926

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2828

Condition: Very Good


Lisbon: Da Associacao Dos Arqueologos Portugueses. Very Good. 1926. Hardcover. Number 122 of only 200 copies signed by author. Half red morocco with raised bands and particulars in gilt to spine. Marbled endpapers. Red ribbon page marker. A bright clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings.; Vol. 1; Thick 4to 11" - 13" tall; 799 pages; Signed by Author . View more info

The Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of H.M.S. Bounty: Its Cause and Consequences

By: Sir John Barrow

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1831

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2798

Condition: Good


London: John Murray. Good. 1831. First Edition. Hardcover. Paper covered boards. Chipping to spine. Top of front and rear hinge beginning. "Francis Barrow" inked to front pastedown. 6 etchings (including frontispiece) with tissue guards intact. A clean copy without markings. ; The Family Library; Etching; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xi; 356 pages . First Edition. View more info