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Moods of the Sea Masterworks of Sea Poetry

By: Solley, George C.; Steinbaugh, Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MD, Naval Institute Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45892

ISBN: 0870216066

Condition: Very Good


First edition paperback in illustrated beige card covers showing negligible wear at tips, 300 pp text is crisp and unmarked. No names, not exlib, book is slightly cocked. Includes a myriad of poems under several chapter headings which are as follows: Sounds of the Sea, Man and the Sea, Tales of the Sea, The Laughter of the Waves, Legends of the Sea, The Sea as a Metaphor, Notes, Acknowledgements, Index to Authors, Poems and First Lines. View more info

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Hurrah, We're Outward Bound! The Mother Goose Library

By: Spier, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Co. Inc.:

Seller Id: 40936

Condition: Near Fine


Light color loss to still sharp tips and spine ends of hardcover boards. Crossed out name on each blank endpp. Dedication on copyright page, one school stamp within, no call letters on spine, no pocket or evidence of ever having had one. All 46 pages present. A Trans-Atlantic panorama of 19th Century sailing life set to lively sea chanties and salt-water rhymes. View more info

Image for Teacher At Sea  Mrs. Armwood's Hydropraphic Adventure on the NOAA Ship Fairweather

Teacher At Sea Mrs. Armwood's Hydropraphic Adventure on the NOAA Ship Fairweather

By: Stanitski, Diane Marie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NOAA: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41555

Condition: As New


1st edition glossy illustrated hardcover is as new. 34 pp text crisp and unmarked A true story of a teacher selected to go on a NOAA research vessel, and the things she learned about and shared with her students. View more info

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Submarines

By: Stephens, Edward C.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: IL, Science Research Associates Inc: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31730

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with very light surface color loss from storage, internally as new. Brilliant, uncreased, well illustrated paperback. SRA Library Vol 71. How does a submarine "see" underwater? What is life like aboad one of these modern ships? What sort of men make up the crew? How are they selected and trained? View more info

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Sea Verse in a Sailor's Locker

By: Tazelaar, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MD, Tidewwater Publishers: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45899

ISBN: 0870331795

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in grey textured paper covered boards with navy titles. Backstrip ever so slightly sunned, foot of spine bumped, all else as new. No names, tears, soil or damage. 54 pp sewn-in text is crisp and unmarked. Illustrated by the author in line drawings and sketches in b/w. 80 poems plus a final page of notes that is uncut at edges. More than suitable for gift giving. View more info

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My Book of Ships

By: Unknown

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Merrimack Publising Corp.: 1984

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 20738

Condition: Near Fine


Two flat creases on cover. Fabulous vintage style illustrations and story of a little girl and her mother on vacation aboard ship. 9 pp. View more info

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Boatowner's Illustrated Handbook of Wiring, DC, AC, Solar/Wind Power and More

By: Wing, Charlie

Price: $16.00

Publisher: ME, International Marine: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46712

ISBN: 0877423830

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition, firsts printing hardcover in glossy paper-covered boards with sharp tips and spine ends. No tears or soil within the 312 pp text but there is one inkless former owner's circular embossed ownership name on lower fore-edge of page 1. Original $29.95 price tag on frt pastedown. A user-friendly, roll-up-your sleeves manual for onboard electrical projects, from fixing loose connections to rewiring the entire boat. Simple, clear, and abundantly illustrated, it is the key to understanding and customizing your boat's DC and AC systems. View more info