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The Motor Launch Patrol (signed presentation copy)

By: Maxwell, Gordon S

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, J M Dent: 1920

Seller ID: 003992

first edition and with a signed presentation inscrription on the front end-paper, octavo 22 by 14.5 cms, text of 303 pages illustrated with 20 black and white plates by Donald Maxwell, original dark blue cloth, spine faded but a very c;lean and sound copy. £25.00 View more info

Portsmouth Point. The British Navy in Fiction 1793-1815

By: Parkinson, C Northcote

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass, Harvard University Press: 1949

Seller ID: 002366

first edition, slim octavo, with 15 plates plus text illustrations, dust wrapper price clipped and a bit chipped at top edge otherwise a nice clean copy. £14.00 View more info

Samuel Walters Lieutenant R N

By: Parkinson, C Northcote

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Liverpool, Liverpool University Press: 1949

Seller ID: 002703

first ediiton, octavo, 154 pages with 2 text illustrations and 11 plates, original black cloth with the armorial bookplate of Sir Harold Bellman, spine lettering dull otherwise a nice, clean and unmarked copy. £12.00, View more info

A Catechism of Navigation....explained in easy language... and rendered intelligible to youth

By: Pinnock, William

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Geo B Whittaker: 1825

Seller ID: 003573

small octavo (13.5 by 9 cms) text of 70 page plus imprint leaf, with an engraved portrait of Captain Cook and an engraved vignette title page, lacking the original paper covers but complete, very clean and sound, no internal marks or signatures. Many titles were published in the series and some ran to several editions-this is the fifth. Lacks the printed paper covers and the first section has come loose but the book block is sound and firm, the contents clean and completeOne of the rarer titles in the series. View more info

The Life of Rear-Admiral John Paul Jones

By: Preedy, George R

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1940

Seller ID: 004060

first and only edition, medium octavo, text of 312 pages including index, with a portrait, original green cloth, free end-papers browned otherwise near-fine copy £22.00 View more info