Category: Nautical/Whaling

Sort

Showing 1-33 of 33

Etrusco! From Cradle to Grave

By: Ball, David; Frederick Freitas

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Ball and Frietas: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Authors on rear cover page with Prese

Seller ID: 113030

ISBN: B002TDAJR0

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Authors on rear cover page with Presentation notation, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Contents: 1. Etrusco: A South Shore Visitor. 2. England's Desperate Cry for Ships. 3. The American Liberty Ship Building Program 4. The Fort Poplar and the Burrard Dry Dock Company 5. All Aboard Going Aboard 6. Voyage Preparation 7. Action Stations 8. Extremes 9. Sunk At Normandy? Hardly! 10. The 1945 Log 11. The Post War Years 1946 - 1956 12.S.S. Scituate and the Final Years 13. The Etrusco Associates 14. One Of Two Remaining A. Canada Progress Report # 51 B. Engine Room Diag... View more info

The Battle of Nantucket: an Adventure Short Story Based on Fact and Barlow Family Legend

By: Barlow, Galon L

Price: $18.24

Publisher: Beaufort, NC, Farewell Press: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 81137

ISBN: B0006QZ9NG

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 54 pages. View more info

Image for Joel White: Boatbuilder / Designer / Sailor

Joel White: Boatbuilder / Designer / Sailor

By: Bray, Maynard; Mayher, Bill; Mendlowitz, Benjamin (Photographer)

Price: $72.96

Publisher: Noah Publications: 2002

Seller ID: 122148

ISBN: 0960896406

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 228 pages. View more info

History Of Shipbuilding On North River, Plymouth County, Massachusetts

By: Briggs, L. Vernon

Price: $25.37

Publisher: Norwell, MA, Norwell Historical Soc.: 1981

Seller ID: 92375

ISBN: B000IF8B3A

Condition: Near Fine


Second reprinting. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 421 pages. Illustrated with b/w photos. With genealogies of the shipbuilders, and accounts of the industries upon its tributaries 1640 to 1872. Facsimile reprint of 1889 Coburn Brothers printing. View more info

Unc, Erwin and I

By: Calderwood, Ivan E

Price: $14.77

Publisher: Self Published: 1980

Seller ID: 101350

ISBN: B0006E9UCO

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 62 pages. View more info

Elijah Cobb: A Cape Cod Skipper

By: Cobb, Elijah

Price: $39.86

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1925

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 110420

ISBN: B00BFYB8VK

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 111 pages. View more info

Cohasset's deep sea captains

By: Collier, Edmund Pomeroy

Price: $25.53

Publisher: Cohasset, MA, Cohasset Historical Society: 1984

Seller ID: 112186

ISBN: B0008CWX50

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 80 pages. View more info

A History Of The Emblem Of The Codfish In The Hall Of The House Of Representatives - [Boston, Massachusetts]

By: Compiled by a Committee of the House

Price: $16.42

Publisher: Boston, MA, Wright and Potter Printing: 1895

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 112363

ISBN: B000J317GY

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 62 pages. View more info

Image for Head Above Water: Building the Cape Cod Canal

Head Above Water: Building the Cape Cod Canal

By: Conway, Jack

Price: $58.05

Publisher: PublishAmerica: 2005

Seller ID: 99026

ISBN: 1413758290

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 76 pages. View more info

Yankee Traders at Sea and Ashore: an Account of the Early Nineteenth Century Merchant Ships Built in Connecticut

By: Dart, Margaret S.

Price: $18.24

Publisher: William-Frederick Press: 1964

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 67373

ISBN: B001HV7FN6

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on Title page. Nice Tight Clean copy ! Jacket has 1 tiny tear. 96 pages. View more info

Image for America's Landfall: The Historic Lighthouses of Cape Cod, Nantucket & Martha's Vineyard

America's Landfall: The Historic Lighthouses of Cape Cod, Nantucket & Martha's Vineyard

By: Davidson, Donald W.

Price: $13.22

Publisher: The Peninsula Press: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author Davidson on Title page .

Seller ID: 71720

ISBN: 1883684099

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author Davidson on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 160 pages. View more info

Yankee Ship Sailing Cards Vol III

By: Forbes, Allan And Ralph M. Eastman

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Boston, MA, State Street Trust Company: 1952

Seller ID: 91072

ISBN: B000WBCXRU

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 99 pages. View more info

The North River: Scenic Waterway of the South Shore

By: Galluzzo, John

Price: $18.19

Publisher: The History Press: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 92554

ISBN: 1596292229

Condition: Very Fine


Signed by Author on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 128 pages. View more info

The North River:: Scenic Waterway of the South Shore (Brief History)

By: Galluzzo, John

Price: $23.89

Publisher: The History Press: 2008

Seller ID: 114235

ISBN: 1596292229

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 128 pages. View more info

Three Bricks and Three Brothers: The Story of the Nantucket Whale-oil Merchant Joseph Starbuck

By: Gardner, Will; Austin Strong (Foreword)

Price: $41.04

Publisher: Nantucket, MA, Whaling Museum Publications: 1958

Edition: 4th Printing.

Seller ID: 119684

ISBN: B002J06A0S

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Plates+ 113 pages. View more info

The Voyages of the Ship Revere 1849-1883 (Pacific Maritime History Series No. 2)

By: Gleason, Madeleine Rowse

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Glencannon Press: 1995

Seller ID: 83427

ISBN: 0963758624

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 192 pages. Opens a window into the 19th century when sailing ships traversed the globe in search of cargo. Revere's 123 voyages provide a unique look at merchant shipping in the Age of Sail. View more info

GREASY LUCK, A Whaling Sketch Book

By: Grant, Gordon

Price: $20.86

Publisher: Caravan Maritime: 1970

Seller ID: 107805

ISBN: B002EO5X02

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket has 1 short tear. 127 pages. View more info

Shipwrecks of Massachusetts Bay

By: Hall, Thomas

Price: $11.88

Publisher: The History Press: 2012

Seller ID: 117802

ISBN: 1609496795

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 128 pages. View more info

Mutiny on the Pedro Varela The Adventures of a Twentieth Century Whaleman

By: Hammond, Walter

Price: $10.93

Publisher: Marine Historical Association Inc., Mystic, CT: 1956

Seller ID: 79389

ISBN: B000QS38C8

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 79 pages. View more info

A Lighthouse Family

By: Jennings, Harold B.

Price: $13.63

Publisher: Lower Cape Pub Co: 1989

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 91400

ISBN: 0936972122

Condition: Near Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Beautiful map endpapers. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 118 pages. Beautiful map endpapers. Illustrated with b/w photos. The author grew up on an isolated island lighthouse station in Boston Harbor. The story takes place from the 1920's forward. View more info

East of Cape Cod

By: Jr., Asa Cobb Paine Lombard

Price: $41.04

Publisher: Cuttyhunk Island, MA, Asa Cobb Paine Lombard, Jr.: 1976

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 120515

ISBN: B009A70AD6

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has glassine jacket. 158 pages. Reynolds-Dewalt Printing, New Bedford, MA. Ship disasters on Cape Cod, primarily from 1850-1900. Contents: The Wreck of the Jason. Cape Cod's Beginning. Life on Cape Cod from Eons Past. From the East Came Men. History of the Life Saving Service. The Lifesavers' Tools. Lifeboat Drill. Communications. Smuggler. Restoring the Apparently Drowned Shipwrecks. The Ways of the Wreckers. Recreation. View more info

Transect study of the intertidal biota of Star Island, Isles of Shoals

By: Kingsbury, John Merriam

Price: $27.20

Publisher: Shoals Marine Laboratory: 1976

Seller ID: 88545

ISBN: B0006WKWJQ

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 66 pages. View more info

The Old Fall River Line;: Being a Chronicle of the World-Renowned Steamship Line with Tales of Romantic Events and Personages During Its Ninety Years ..: The Last Voyages by the Famous Sound Steamers

By: McAdam, Roger Williams

Price: $35.57

Publisher: New York, NY, Stephen Daye Press: 1955

Edition: 2nd Printing.

Seller ID: 119413

ISBN: B0007EU4PU

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 288 pages. View more info

Master of the Sweet Trade: A Story of the Pirate Samuel Bellamy, Mariah Hallett, and the Whydah

By: Moisan, Elizabeth

Price: $22.71

Publisher: iUniverse: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Author on Half-Title page with Presen

Seller ID: 110063

ISBN: 1440158932

Condition: Very Fine


Signed by Author on Half-Title page with Presentation notation, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Has a portable folding map, pirate bookmark and a newspaper article. 'For Betty and Joe / Enjoy the Adventure! / Elizabeth Moisan [picture of a schooner] / Christmas, 2009' 344 pages. View more info

The Great Coal Schooners of New England 1870-1909

By: Parker, Lt. W.J. Lewis

Price: $27.31

Publisher: The Marine Historical Association: 1948

Seller ID: 120576

ISBN: B000PIS1I0

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Front endpaper has acid marks from newspaper insertion, Tchuba Special Supplement 'Bring Back The Ernestina', for saving a schooner.. 135 pages. View more info

Scallop Season: A Nantucket Chronicle

By: Patrick, Jim; Benchley, Rob

Price: $29.18

Publisher: Autopscot Press: 2002

Inscription: Signed by both Authors on Title page .

Seller ID: 106377

ISBN: 0971961506

Condition: Fine


Signed by both Authors on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 348 pages. View more info

Tall ships of Duxbury: 1815-1850

By: Potter, Frederick T

Price: $16.37

Publisher: Duxbury, MA, Duxbury Rural & Historical Society: 1982

Seller ID: 85815

ISBN: B0006Y96YG

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 18 pages. Shipbuilding in Duxbury, Massachusetts. View more info

Tall Ships of Duxbury: 1815-1850

By: Potter, Frederick T

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Duxbury Rural & Historical Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116129

ISBN: B0006Y96YG

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 18 pages. Shipbuilding in Duxbury, Massachusetts. View more info

A Pilgrim Returns to Cape Cod

By: Snow, Edward Rowe

Price: $9.52

Publisher: The Yankee Pub. Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: With Snow's unsigned greeting on blank page .

Seller ID: 83559

ISBN: B0007DN4S0

Condition: Very Good


With Snow's unsigned greeting on blank page. 1st Printing. Dark blue boards, gold lettering. Light general wear. Cloth rubbed through at board tips. Has Snow's unattached folded Map of Cape Cod in unworn condition. Snow's unsigned inscription in green ink with drawing of pine trees: 'For all Beachcombers / at heart ---- / and lovers of the Cape / Always / Love'. 413 pages. View more info

The Islands of Boston Harbor: Their History and Romance, 1626-1935

By: Snow, Edward Rowe

Price: $87.50

Publisher: Andover, MA, Andover Press: 1936

Seller ID: 91134

ISBN: B00089CJSE

Condition: Very Good


Front and rear endpapers are maps of Boston harbor. Second Edition July, 1936. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner pen note written on front endpaper. 367 pages. Snow was a major chronicler of New England maritime history. With the publication of The Islands of Boston Harbor in 1935, he became famous as a historian of the New England coast and also as a popular storyteller, lecturer, preservationist, and treasure hunter. View more info

A Pilgrim Returns to Cape Cod

By: Snow, Edward Rowe

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Yankee Publishing Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 100487

ISBN: B0007DN4S0

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 413 pages. View more info

A Pilgrim Returns to Cape Cod

By: Snow, Edward Rowe

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Boston, MA, Yankee publishing: 1946

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 88076

ISBN: B0007DN4S0

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Snow's map of Cape Cod inserted. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Two tape shadows on front endpaper. 413 pages. View more info

Centerville shipmasters and seafaring days

By: Ungerman, Florence Winship

Price: $17.98

Publisher: W.S. Sullwold Pub: 1977

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author .

Seller ID: 110042

ISBN: 0884920208

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author. 1st Printing. Only 500 copies printed. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 86 pages. View more info