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Atlantic Liners , Emmons, Fred
1 Atlantic Liners  Emmons, Fred
0517209837 / 9780517209837 Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 1984 reprint Bonanza. Possibly Book Club Edition: no price on jacket; has ISBN on back corner. 2 archivally-repaired jacket rips. Superclean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. 160pp; 200+ B/W line drawings. Language: English. Keywords: ocean, vessel, ship, trans-Atlantic.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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Ships Through the Ages , Lobley, Douglas
2 Ships Through the Ages  Lobley, Douglas
0706400186 / 9780706400182 Very Good.  
Hardcover. 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket 1972 Octopus Books. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Light wear. 144pp, Index, Bibliography, B/W and color photos. Language: English. NOTE: Cannot ship outside U.S. via Global Priority -- Surface or Airmail only. Keywords: maritime, history, boats.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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Simple Navigation by the Sun , Smith, David
3 Simple Navigation by the Sun  Smith, David
0910990336 / 9780910990332 Very Good.  
Hardcover. Stated 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket 1974 Thomas Reed U.K. Superclean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight; jacket crisp. Some faintly faded areas to jacket. 183pp; diagrams and tables in black and red. Language: English. 'For yachtsmen who have had no previous experience of astro-navigation. Elucidates the fundamental principles and provides a simple and reliable guide'.--from the publisher. Keywords: mariner, marine, sextant, altitude, meridian, intercept, calculation, calculate, calculating, bearing, fix, morning, noon, solar, celestial, navigating, yacht, yachting, ocean, ship, boat, boating.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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Staten Island Ferry centennial souvenir card, Noble Maritime Collection
4 Staten Island Ferry centennial souvenir card Noble Maritime Collection
Like New. 
Cards. Folded card published 2005 by the Noble Maritime Collection, Staten Island, NY. Very clean; no marks, creases, or fading; appears new. Distributed to ferry riders only on October 25, 2005. Commemorates the S.I. Ferry's centennial, stating inside: 'Today is the 100th birthday of the municipal Staten Island Ferry. This card is a memento for you, someone who rides the ferry often.' Front shows vintage color postcard image of 'Launching of the Ferry Boat Richmond'. Inside is an account from The New York Times of the 1905 voyage. Size: 4x6 inches. Language: English. Keywords: transportation, local history, maritime, New York City, ferryboat, ferries, boat, Whitehall, St. George, harbor, borough, commute, commuter, Richmond County, paper ephemera, souvenir, anniversary, commemorative. No ISBN. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Hungry Ocean: A Swordboat Captain's Journey , Greenlaw, Linda
5 The Hungry Ocean: A Swordboat Captain's Journey  Greenlaw, Linda
0786864516 / 9780786864515 Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 1999 Hyperion. LIBRARY BOOKSALE INKSTAMP on last blank page. Very clean; pages bright; binding tight. Only light wear. 265pp. Language: English. 'Known to millions of readers of The Perfect Storm as the captain of the Hannah Boden, sister ship to the Andrea Gail, Linda Greenlaw is also known as one of the best sea captains on the East Coast. Here she offers an adventure-soaked tale of her own, complete with danger, humor, and characters so colorful they seem to have been ripped from the pages of Moby Dick.'--from the publisher.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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The Hungry Ocean: A Swordboat Captain's Journey , Greenlaw, Linda
6 The Hungry Ocean: A Swordboat Captain's Journey  Greenlaw, Linda
0786864516 / 9780786864515 Very Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 10th printing 1999 Hyperion. Superclean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Only light wear. 265pp. Language: English. 'Known to millions of readers of The Perfect Storm as the captain of the Hannah Boden, sister ship to the Andrea Gail, Linda Greenlaw is also known as one of the best sea captains on the East Coast. Here she offers an adventure-soaked tale of her own, complete with danger, humor, and characters so colorful they seem to have been ripped from the pages of Moby Dick.'--from the publisher.  
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Way of a Yacht , Hollingsworth, Alan
7 The Way of a Yacht  Hollingsworth, Alan
0393031810 / 9780393031812 Good.  
Hardcover. Stated 1st U.S. edition hardcover with dustjacket 1974 Norton. Previous owner's NAME on title page. HEAVY WEAR to jacket. Clean text; pages bright; binding tight. Good reading / research copy. 136 pages; Index; black-and-white photos and diagrams. Language: English. 'An introduction to the comparative anatomy of offshore sailing craft.' Keywords: yachting, boating.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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