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Time-Life, The Seafarers, COMPLETE 22 Book SET
1 Time-Life, The Seafarers, COMPLETE 22 Book SET
New York Time-Life Books hardcovers 

COMPLETE 22 VOLUME SET in grey simulated leather. Very good plus or better, some books have a slight feel of warping near the upper & lower page edges, but overall, this is a very sharp, clean, gift-worthy set. Most of the books have the publishers' notes laid in; there's even the hard-to-find original promotional brochure for the set included!

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Price: 134.00 USD
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U.S.S. Harold W. Tucker DD-875, 1963-1966 Naval Tour Log Book
2 U.S.S. Harold W. Tucker DD-875, 1963-1966 Naval Tour Log Book
n.p. no publication info 1966 hardcover 

Very good plus, light sunning on spine cloth & near top edges, overall a nice, clean, vintage copy. The Tucker served in Vietnam and was the first ship to provide naval gunfire support for South Vietnam and also visited other parts of Southeast Asia. Despite the seriousness of the missions, a good sense of humor shows up throughout the pages, which are mostly photographs.

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Price: 39.50 USD
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The History of American Sailing Ships, Chapelle, Howard
3 Chapelle, Howard The History of American Sailing Ships
New York Bonanza (1935) 0517023326 / 9780517023327 First Edition Thus hardcover 

Very good plus in a good plus or better dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a couple of tears, overall a nice, clean, older copy.

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Price: 13.50 USD
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The New England Mariner Tradition: Old Salts, Superstitions, Shanties and Shipwrecks, Geake, Robert
4 Geake, Robert The New England Mariner Tradition: Old Salts, Superstitions, Shanties and Shipwrecks
Charleston History Press 2013 1626192286 / 9781626192287 First Edition paperback 

Briefly INSCRIBED by the author! Near fine, small date-stamp on bottom page edges, overall very sharp & clean. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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5 Harlan, George & Clement Fisher Jr. Of Walking Beams and Paddle Wheels: A Chronicle of San Francisco Bay Ferryboats
San Francisco Bay Books Limited 1951 First Edition hardcover 

Presentation copy, warmly INSCRIBED by co-author Clement Fisher, Jr. in the original year of publication. Very good, small soiled spot on outer page edges, overall a nice, clean copy; no dust jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Golden Shore: California's Love Affair with the Sea, Helvarg, David
6 Helvarg, David The Golden Shore: California's Love Affair with the Sea
New York Thomas Dunne Books 2013 0312664966 / 9780312664961 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED 'Regards, David Helvarg' on the front endpaper! Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), small remainder dot on top page edges, overall a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Cruising On More Than One Hull, Kanter, Charles E.
7 Kanter, Charles E. Cruising On More Than One Hull
Key Largo SAILCO Press 1992 0961840625 / 9780961840624 paperback 

INSCRIBED 'Enjoy the cruising life, Charle E. Kanter'. Very good or better, a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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On the Bay: A Centennial History of the Encinal Yacht Club, Minor, Woodruff C.
8 Minor, Woodruff C. On the Bay: A Centennial History of the Encinal Yacht Club
Alameda Encinal Yacht Club 1994 hardcover 

Near fine, hint of a bump on bottom edges, in a nearly very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a few small closed tears and a sticker ghost; overall a nice, clean copy. Encinal is the third oldest yacht club on San Francisco Bay.

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Price: 31.00 USD
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9 Roberts, Callum The Unnatural History of the Sea
DC Island Press 2007 1597265772 / 9781597265775 First Edition paperback 

Very good plus or better, a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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U-Boat 977, Schaeffer, Heinz
10 Schaeffer, Heinz U-Boat 977
London William Kinder 1952 Second Edition hardcover 

Nearly very good, light foxing (spotting) on page edges, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear, overall a clean, collectible copy of the British edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Way of a Ship, Villiers, Alan
11 Villiers, Alan The Way of a Ship
New York Scribners 1953 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED by Villiers! Good plus, lower page corners lightly bumped, in a fair plus dust jacket with some chips, sun spining, and a few pieces of tape. The Glorious History, the Expert Handling and Performance, the Heroic End of Ocean-Going Square-Rigged Sailing Vessel, the Cape Horn Ship. Additional photo(s) available upon request. 
Price: 41.50 USD
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