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Without Trace - The Last Voyages of Eight Ships, Harris, John
Without Trace - The Last Voyages of Eight Ships

Sailing on Continental Lakes - Switzerland, Southern Germany and the Salzkammergut of Austria, Moore, James B.
Sailing on Continental Lakes - Switzerland, Southern Germany and the Salzkammergut of Austria

Cornish Shipwrecks: Volume 2: the North Coast, Carter, Clive
Cornish Shipwrecks: Volume 2: the North Coast

Lusitania, Simpson, Colin
Lusitania

The Adriatic - A Sea-Guide to the Dalmatian Coast and Islands, Venice and Eastern Italy, Denham, H.M.
The Adriatic - A Sea-Guide to the Dalmatian Coast and Islands, Venice and Eastern Italy

Greek Waters Pilot, Heikell, Rod
Greek Waters Pilot

Italian Waters Pilot, Heikell, Rod
Italian Waters Pilot

North Brittany Pilot - St. Malo to Ushant, Coles, Adlard ;   Hasler, H.G.
North Brittany Pilot - St. Malo to Ushant

 

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Sailing Directions East & North Coasts of Ireland, ,
1 Sailing Directions East & North Coasts of Ireland
,. Irish Cruising Club, Dublin, 1979. sixth edition, Hardback, 25cm x 19cm cream cloth boards, gilt titles, sixth edition, 146+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections.1988 supplement booklet within flap on rear inner board. Dustwrapper (now protected) is chipped around edges. Guide for sailors and yachtsmen around the East and Northern coasts of Ireland, compiled by members of the Irish Cruising Club. With twenty pages of photographs. Catalogue: Sea Voyages. Keywords: Ireland, yacht, sailing This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1344

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Cornish Shipwrecks: Volume 2: the North Coast, Carter, Clive
2 Cornish Shipwrecks: Volume 2: the North Coast
Carter, Clive. David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1970. first edition, Hardback, 8vo light blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 236pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Very Good. Owners inscription. Book tight and solid, with clean text and plates. Foxing to top of block. Dustwrapper (now protected) has a chip at base of spine, otherwise bright and clean. Authoritative second volume locating the shipwrecks of Northern Cornwall, with typically dramatic stories of how the vessels met their fate. Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: Shipwreck, Cornwall, doom. 5290

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North Brittany Pilot - St. Malo to Ushant, Coles, Adlard ;   Hasler, H.G.
3 North Brittany Pilot - St. Malo to Ushant
Coles, Adlard ; Hasler, H.G.. Adlard Coles - Granada, London, 1987. third edition, Hardback, 282mm x 224mm dark blue faux leather boards, gilt titles, third edition, 256pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +/Good +. Spine and boards bumped, dusty in places. Block basically clean, though edges grubby with light foxing. Front endpaper also grubby, small retail sticker on inner front board. Dustwrapper (now protected) has some creasing, also chipping and wear to edges, 1 sq cm of loss at top of spine. Standard yachtsman's guide, made with the assistance of the Royal Cruising Club and partly based on Hasler's classic "Harbours and Anchorages of the North Coast of Brittany." Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: Brittany, yacht, harbour, pilot This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1346

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Channel Harbours and Anchorages, Coles, K. Adlard
4 Channel Harbours and Anchorages
Coles, K. Adlard. Nautical Publishing, Lymington, 1975. fourth edition, Hardback, 25cm x 19cm green faux leather effect boards, gilt titles, fourth edition, 198pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +/Good. Spien and boards bumped but clean, block also clean, though edges darkened and a little grubby. Dustwrapper (now protected) is generally worn with two flattened tears, some light creasing. Yachtsman's polit guide for the coasts from Christchurch to Portland, Barfleur to St Malo and the Channel Islands. Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: yacht, pilot, Channel This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1339

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North Brittany Pilot, Coles, K. Adlard
5 North Brittany Pilot
Coles, K. Adlard. Granada Publishing, London, 1977. fifth edition, Hardback, 253mm x 192mm blue decorated boards, gilt titles, fifth edition, xi prelims, 290pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Book is basically tight and clean, if a little dusty in places with a hint of foxing to top block edge. Standard yachtsman's guide, made with the assistance of the Royal Cruising Club and partly based on Hasler's classic "Harbours and Anchorages of the North Coast of Brittany." Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: Brittany, yacht, harbour, pilot This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1342

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North Biscay Pilot - Brest to La Gironde, Coles, K. Adlard;   Black, A.N.
6 North Biscay Pilot - Brest to La Gironde
Coles, K. Adlard; Black, A.N.. Adlard Coles - Collins, London, 1987. third edition, Hardback, folio 253mm x 190mm laminated decorated boards, white titles, third edition, 284pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Spine and boards bumped with some evidence of handling. Block basically clean, edges a little grubby. Yachtsman's pilot guide to the Atlantic Coast of France from Brest to La Gironde, partly based on Coles' "Biscay Harbours and Anchorages" from 1959-60. Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: Yacht, Biscay, Atlantic, harbour This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1338

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The Adriatic - A Sea-Guide to the Dalmatian Coast and Islands, Venice and Eastern Italy, Denham, H.M.
7 The Adriatic - A Sea-Guide to the Dalmatian Coast and Islands, Venice and Eastern Italy
Denham, H.M.. John Murray, London, 1977. second edition, Hardback, 24cm x 17cm red faux leather effect boards, gilt titles, second edition, xii prelims, 259+pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is tight and clean, top block edge dusty, small retailer sticker on inner front board and residue opposite. Dustwrapper has front flap price clipped with price sticker Basically clean with minimal wear.. Cruising guide for the Adriatic sailor. Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: Adriatic, Dubrovnik, yacht, pilot This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1349

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Without Trace - The Last Voyages of Eight Ships, Harris, John
8 Without Trace - The Last Voyages of Eight Ships
Harris, John. Methuen, London, 1982. first edition, Hardback, 8vo blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 2nd impression, , x prelims, 244pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Very Good. Block is a little tanned around edges, otherwise clean and unmarked. Dustwrapper is bright and clean with little or no wear. Harris brings his skills as a novelist to bear in this superbly-researched account of the disappearance of eight ships between the Erebus and Terror in 1847, and the Teignmouth Electron in 1969. Catalogue: Sea Voyages. Keywords: Ship, disappearance, Celeste. 5864

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Yachting - A History, Heaton, Peter
9 Yachting - A History
Heaton, Peter. B.T. Batsford, London, 1955. first edition, Hardback, 230mm x 153mm light blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 280pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Book not new, but basically tight and clean. Top block edge just a little dusty and rear endpaper/inner board tanned. Dustwrapper (now protected) has wear at ends of spine else clean, if just a little darkened by age. Excellent single-volume history of the sport of yachting from the seventeenth century onwards. Catalogue: Sea Voyages. Keywords: yacht, schooner, America's Cup, Fastnet. 496

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Greek Waters Pilot, Heikell, Rod
10 Greek Waters Pilot
Heikell, Rod. Imray, Laurie, Norie & Wilson, Huntingdon, 1982. first edition, Hardback, 305mm x 216mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 2nd, revised impression, , 332pp. plus index, plus appendix/appendicies, Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is tight and clean. Top edge of block dusty. Contains 3-page publishers' correction sheet. Dustwrapper has some wear along top edge, still bright and clean, spine just a little faded. A yachtsman's guide to the coasts and islands of Greece. Catalogue: Sea Voyages. Keywords: yacht, Sail, Greece, Aegean This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1348

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Italian Waters Pilot, Heikell, Rod
11 Italian Waters Pilot
Heikell, Rod. Imray, Laurie, Norie & Wilson, Huntingdon, 1984. first edition, Hardback, 305mm x 216mm blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, vii prelims, 327pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Spine and boards bumped, block edges a little darkened by handling and age, pages otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is dusty and worn around edges, ends of spine frayed. A yachtsman's guide to the west and south coasts of Italy with the islands of Sardinia, Sicily and Malta. Catalogue: Sea Voyages. Keywords: Yacht, sail, Italy, Ionian, Tyrrhenian This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1347

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Sailing on Continental Lakes - Switzerland, Southern Germany and the Salzkammergut of Austria, Moore, James B.
12 Sailing on Continental Lakes - Switzerland, Southern Germany and the Salzkammergut of Austria
Moore, James B.. Adlard Coles, London, 1965. first edition, Hardback, 218mm x 168mm blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 204pp. plus appendix/appendicies, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good. Spine bumped, book has been read but no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper has shelfwear and some chipping/creasing to edges, with scratched surface loss of 1 sq cm on front. English-language guide to sailing in German-speaking central Europe. Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: Sailing, Switzerland, Ammersee. 5309

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Channel Islands Pilot, Robson, Malcolm
13 Channel Islands Pilot
Robson, Malcolm. Nautical Publishing, Lymington, 1976. first edition, Hardback, 252mm x 192mm green faux leather boards, gilt titles, first edition, 167pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Book is tanned and dusty, with some foxing to block edges, but otherwise clean and tight. Dustwrapper is tanned by age and has been handled, some laminate creasing to rear. A yachtsman's pilot guide to the Channel Islands. Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: Jersey, Guernsey, pilot, yacht This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1345

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Lusitania, Simpson, Colin
14 Lusitania
Simpson, Colin. Book Club Associates, London, 1972. first thus, Hardback, 8vo grey cloth boards, red titles, first thus, 295pp. Photographic illustrations. Good/Good +. Block edges are foxed and generally aged. Edges of boards faded. Ends of spine bumped and faded. Dustwrapper (now protected) has shelfwear to top of covers and flaps, with both ends of spine also frayed. A new interpretation of the notorious 1915 sinking of what was, apparently, a passenger liner unconnected with the unfolding war, yet whose last voyage was not so innocent, according to Simpson's brilliantly-argued account. Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: War, Lusitania, Atlantic. 2377

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Baltic Pilot, Townsend, Stan
15 Baltic Pilot
Townsend, Stan. Adlard Coles Ltd., London, 1972. first edition, Hardback, 251mm x 174mm purple boards, gilt titles, first edition, 190pp. Black and white illustrations. Illustrations by Stan Townsend. Good +++/Good. Spien and boards nice and clean. Block also clean save for foxing to top block edge and endpapers, Dustwrapper has some crinkling, wear along top, foxing to flaps. A yachtsman's guides to the waters and harbours of Kattegat, the Great and Little Belts, Kiel Bay, the Smaalands and the Sound, with drawings by the author. Catalogue: Sailing. Keywords: Kiel, Yacht, sail, Baltic This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1343

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