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BRITISH CRUISERS OF THE VICTORIAN ERA
Written by Norman Friedman. Illustrated by A.D. Baker; Paul Webb.
Stock no. 1322588
Published by Seaforth. 1st 2012. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w ship plans. ISBN: 9781848320994. Spine bumped, spine and corners slightly rubbed. Some very slight spotting to top edge of textblock. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased.

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ERIK THE RED
Written by Donald Ridler.
Stock no. 1322315
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Atlantic alone in a home-made boat. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 208 pages. ISBN: 071830392X. Spine bumped. Light browning to endpapers and some foxing to textblock. White dustwrapper is grubby, browned to spine and edge rubbed.

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THE SHELL CHANNEL PILOT: THE SOUTH COAST OF ENGLAND & THE NORTH COAST OF FRANCE
Written by Tom Cunliffe.
Stock no. 1823136
Published by Imray, Laurie, Norie & Wilson Ltd.. 4th 2002. Very good condition.

Fourth Edition. An essential working reference for anyone sailing on the South Coast, the Channel Islands, Brittany and Normandy. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour aerial photos and maps. ISBN: 0852885989. Board corners rubbed & bumped. Boards a little scuffed. Contents clean.

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SQUARE-RIGGERS THE FINAL EPOCH 1921-1958
Written by Alex A. Hurst.
Stock no. 1823002
Published by Teredo Books. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of the last years of the square-rigged merchantmen, embodying the histories of the ships and the ranks from which they emerged. B/w photos. Comprehensively indexed. Contains 258 b/w photos. ISBN: 0903662000. Text block lightly browned. One page miscut by printer (corner of margin is too large). Price-cut dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and rubbed at corners, a few minor closed edge-tears and lightly faded at spine.

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UNDER SAIL IN THE LAST OF THE CLIPPERS
Written by Frederick William Wallace.
Stock no. 1822836
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1986. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0851745083. Lower rear corner bumped. Light browning to endpapers. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners, lightly edge-creased, and slightly scuffed to rear panel.

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THE LAST GRAIN RACE
Written by Eric Newby.
Stock no. 2135634
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pale yellow pictorial boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w photos. This edition includes and introduction by the author extracted from his book Learning The Ropes. Some wear to top and tail of spine. Slip case is better than very good - pale fading to a couple of edges.

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THE LAST GRAIN RACE
Written by Eric Newby.
Stock no. 1318853
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Very good condition.

Pale yellow pictorial boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w photos. This edition includes and introduction by the author extracted from his book Learning The Ropes. Spine is slightly bumped and rubbed at base. Nasty bump to top of spine which also affects the top of the slipcase.

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THE BLACKWALL FRIGATES
Written by Basil Lubbock.
Stock no. 1819340
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1962. Very good condition.

2nd edition. B/w illustrations. Reprint of Second Edition. A few minor marks to boards. Text block, half-title and last rear page browned. Some minor foxing mainly to margins.

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MERCHANT SAILING SHIPS 1775-1815
Written by David R. MacGregor.
Stock no. 2132431
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 1985. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Sovereignty of Sail. The first of a three-part history of merchant shipping. Revised and expanded edition. Large format. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. 224 pages includes index. ISBN: 0851773230. Slight bumped spine and very light page-edge browning else fine. Wrapper browned at top edge.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SMALL CRAFT
Written by Gordon Fairley.
Stock no. 1318165
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book No. 64. With over 260 illustrations in the text and 8 pages of colour plates. Blue boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215596. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Small sticky mark to lower edge of front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is lightly browned and a little rubbed at top and tail of spine.

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THE LAST TALL SHIPS
Written by Georg Kahre.
Stock no. 2130108
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gustaf Erikson and the Aland Sailing Fleets 1872-1947. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851771343. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with nicks to corners; faded to spine.

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SAILING
Written by Laurence Sandy. Illustrated by Laurence Sandy.
Stock no. 2130046
Published by Penguin. 1st 1953. Good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 95. Pictorial paperwraps. Oblong format. Covers and pages have vertical crease. Other edge-creasing with some browning and marks. Split to top and tail of spine. Some foxing. A reading copy.

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