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Image for Sailing Directions East & North Coasts of Ireland

Sailing Directions East & North Coasts of Ireland

By: ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dublin, Irish Cruising Club: 1979

Edition: sixth edition

Seller ID: 1344

Condition: Very Good


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: ... View more info

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Cornish Shipwrecks: Volume 2: the North Coast

By: Carter, Clive

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1970

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 5290

Condition: Good +++


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... View more info

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North Brittany Pilot - St. Malo to Ushant

By: Coles, Adlard ; Hasler, H.G.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Adlard Coles - Granada: 1987

Edition: third edition

Seller ID: 1346

Condition: Good +


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... View more info

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Channel Harbours and Anchorages

By: Coles, K. Adlard

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Lymington, Nautical Publishing: 1975

Edition: fourth edition

Seller ID: 1339

Condition: Good +


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. Catal... View more info

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North Brittany Pilot

By: Coles, K. Adlard

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Granada Publishing: 1977

Edition: fifth edition

Seller ID: 1342

Condition: Good +++


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."... View more info

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North Biscay Pilot - Brest to La Gironde

By: Coles, K. Adlard; Black, A.N.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Adlard Coles - Collins: 1987

Edition: third edition

Seller ID: 1338

Condition: Good +++


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. Ke... View more info

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

By: Denham, H.M.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1977

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 1349

Condition: Very Good


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. Keywor... View more info

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Without Trace - The Last Voyages of Eight Ships

By: Harris, John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1982

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 5864

Condition: Good +++


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 19... View more info

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Yachting - A History

By: Heaton, Peter

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford: 1955

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 496

Condition: Good +++


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 ce... View more info

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Italian Waters Pilot

By: Heikell, Rod

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Huntingdon, Imray, Laurie, Norie & Wilson: 1984

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 1347

Condition: Good +++


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 Voyag... View more info

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Greek Waters Pilot

By: Heikell, Rod

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Huntingdon, Imray, Laurie, Norie & Wilson: 1982

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 1348

Condition: Very Good


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... View more info

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Sailing on Continental Lakes - Switzerland, Southern Germany and the Salzkammergut of Austria

By: Moore, James B.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Adlard Coles: 1965

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 5309

Condition: Good +++


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, Switzerla... View more info

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Channel Islands Pilot

By: Robson, Malcolm

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Lymington, Nautical Publishing: 1976

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 1345

Condition: Good +++


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 m... View more info

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Lusitania

By: Simpson, Colin

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1972

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 2377

Condition: Good


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 in... View more info

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Baltic Pilot

By: Townsend, Stan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Adlard Coles Ltd.: 1972

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 1343

Condition: Good +++


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.... View more info