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The Seven Voyages of Sinbad the Sailor
The Seven Voyages of Sinbad the Sailor

New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1949. First Limited edition. Hardcover. Limited Edition Number 1413/1500. Near Fine. 1/4 green morocco leather with lettering in gilt. Cloth boards with illustration in green. Spine faded to light brown. Translated into English by E. Powys Mathers. Introduction by C. S. Forester. Illustrated by Edward A. Wilson. Signed by Wilson at the colophon. The... READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Wonderful Escapes! Containing the interesting narrative of The Shipwreck of the Antelope Packet in the year 1783, upon the coast of an unknown island...By one of the Ship's Crew. Together with the ...account of The Los of the Lady Hobart Packet on an Island of ice... 1803...[&] an Extraordinary Escape from the Effects of a Storm...over the Frozen Sea in North America. Written by an Englishman who had emigrated to America.
Wonderful Escapes! Containing the interesting narrative of The Shipwreck of the Antelope Packet in the year 1783, upon the coast of an unknown island...By one of the Ship's Crew. Together with the ...account of The Los of the Lady Hobart Packet on an Island of ice... 1803...[&] an Extraordinary Escape from the Effects of a Storm...over the Frozen Sea in North America. Written by an Englishman who had emigrated to America.

Dublin: Grainsberry & Campbell, 1815. Hardcover. Probable first edition, or at least a very early edition due to the fact that one of the accounts dates from 1803. 156pp. Illustrated with 6 full page wood engravings, each with some hand coloring plus frontispiece portrait of "Prince Lee Boo" in English dress. Period full vellum. The vessel The Antelope was in... READ MORE
Price: $450.00
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Letters And Recollections Of Alexander Agassiz. G. R. AGASSIZ.
Letters And Recollections Of Alexander Agassiz

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1913. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original brown cloth lettered in gilt on the front panel and the spine. TEG. Two folding maps present in the provided pockets on the inside front and rear boards. Map one is of the Atlantic Expedition and Map two shows the Pacific Expedition. Eighteen illustrations. A very clean and bright copy. READ MORE
Price: $40.00
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Flights of Fancy. JAMES ALLAN.
Flights of Fancy

Shrewsbury: Airlife Publishing, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Fourteen short stories of aviation. READ MORE
Price: $25.00
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Deadly Patrol. LAURIE W. ANDREWS.
Deadly Patrol

New York: David McKay Company, (1956). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original light blue buckram on boards, lettered in black on the spine. There is some very minor fading along the edges of the boards. The complete dust jacket is designed by H. Lawrence Hoffman. There is one small chip to the base of the spine and... READ MORE
Price: $70.00
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Marston Moor. MICHAEL ARNOLD.
Marston Moor

London: Hodder & Stoughton, (2015). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed, dated, and with a line quote by the author, all on the title page. A military adventure novel set during the English Civil War. READ MORE
Price: $65.00
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The Kidnapped King. RAPLPH ARNOLD.
The Kidnapped King

London: Blackie & Sons, 1937. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A very clean, bright and attractive copy. Cover art shows a boy looking up from his position in the forest, at a low-flying plane. Black and white frontis. Some very minor edge-wear, a shallow closed tear with a little crease. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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Too Deep the Sea. BERNARD ASH.
Too Deep the Sea

London: Staples Press, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Scarce. The jacket is price-clipped, else fine. Cover art by William Randell. A very clean, bright and solid copy. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Ship-Busters. RALPH BARKER.
The Ship-Busters

London: Chatto & Windus, 1957. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / near fine. A very clean, bright and pleasing copy. Lovely period cover art, designed by Frank Wooton. World War II aviation action. READ MORE
Price: $40.00
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Jonah's Ark. ROLAND BARKER.
Jonah's Ark

New York: Carlyle House, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Good. A very clean, bright and pleasing copy of an extremely scarce volume. Illustrated endpapers. "The roaring tale of the unpredictable Pacific...the strange voyage of the last of the windjammers." The jacket shows moderate edge-wear with chipping to the tail of the spine and rubbing to the head. Still... READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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Band Of Eagles. FRANK BARNARD.
Band Of Eagles

London: Headline, 2007. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed and dated by the author on the title page. World War II aviation action. READ MORE
Price: $70.00
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Blue Man Falling. FRANK BARNARD.
Blue Man Falling

London: Headline, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed by the author on the title page. An aviation novel of the Battle of Britain during World War II. READ MORE
Price: $70.00
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A Time for Heroes. FRANK BARNARD.
A Time for Heroes

London: Headline, 2012. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed and dated by the author on the title page. An epic novel of one family and their involvement and experiences in both World Wars. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Long Trick. BARTIMEUS.
The Long Trick

London: William Kimber, 1976. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Re-issue of the 1917 Cassell First Edition. Classic World War I British Navy novel. Price-clipped, else fine. Cover art by P. Ensleigh Castle. READ MORE
Price: $45.00
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Steady As You Go. BARTIMEUS.
Steady As You Go

London: Collins, 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. World War II British Naval action. Original aqua blue cloth. The foot of the front board shows a white stain along the edge. It could be damp stain though there is no wrinking or deformity to the board. The jacket is complete and the art work quite vivid. Small... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Cmdr. Prince, USN. JAMES BASSETT.
Cmdr. Prince, USN

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. As new. An extremely clean, bright and pleasing copy. Illustrated map endpapers. The jacket is not price-clipped. US Naval action in the Pacific during World War II. Cover art by Ian Robertson. Previous owner signature hidden beneath the flap. READ MORE
Price: $25.00
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Harm's Way. JAMES BASSETT.
Harm's Way

New York: World, (1962). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. In original red cloth, lettered in gilt. The dust jacket is complete and a fine example. Designed by Carl Smith. Later turned into a major motion picture directed by Otto Preminger, starring John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Patricia Neal and Brandon deWilde. United State Navy action in the Pacific during World... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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The Guns of Evening. RONALD BASSETT.
The Guns of Evening

London: Macmillan, 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Lovely wrap-around cover art by Paul Wright. The jacket is price-clipped, else fine. World War I naval action. READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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The Neptune Landing. RONALD BASSETT.
The Neptune Landing

London: Macmillan, (1979). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine. In a lovely example of the wrap-around cover art by Paul Wright. The jacket is price-clipped, else fine. The third novel in Bassett's naval trilogy, featuring Lobby Ludd and his experiences during the D-Day landings. A lovely copy in all respects. READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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The Pierhead Jump. RONALD BASSETT.
The Pierhead Jump

London: Macmillan, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Very nice wrap-around cover art by Paul Wright. Price-clipped, else fine. World War II naval action off the coast of North Africa. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Tinfish Run. RONALD BASSETT.
The Tinfish Run

New York: Harper and Row, 1977. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A clean and solid example of this fine World War II naval adventure novel. Very nice wrap-around cover art by Paul Wright. Very minor edge-wear, else fine. READ MORE
Price: $30.00
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The Stories Of Flying Officer 'X'. H. E. BATES.
The Stories Of Flying Officer 'X'

London: Jonathan Cape, (1952). First edition thus. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original green cloth with lettering and decoration in red. In a complete and very attractive dust jacket. The Evenword Edition. A collection of war stories centering on the air battle known as The Battle Of Britain. Contains 18 stories. READ MORE
Price: $60.00
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The White Road Westwards. BB.
The White Road Westwards

London: Nicholas Kaye, (1961). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. An extremely clean, bright and pleasing copy of this charming volume with beautiful illustrations by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford. Some minor foxing to the underside of the jacket and to the rear panel and flaps. Color frontispiece. READ MORE
Price: $225.00
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Run Silent, Run Deep. COMMANDER EDWARD L. BEACH.
Run Silent, Run Deep

New York: Henry Holt and Company. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original blue cloth lettered in gilt and silver on the spine. The complete dust jacket is designed by Ben Feder. United States Navy submarine warfare against the Japanese Navy during World War II. Later made into a thrilling move starring Clark Gable and Burt Lancaster. A neat closed tear... READ MORE
Price: $175.00
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Lieutenant Fury. G. S. BEARD.
Lieutenant Fury

London: Century, 2007. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed by the author on the title page. A tale from the age of fighting sail. From a limited edition of 100 copies, this one being number 32. READ MORE
Price: $70.00


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