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Secondhand Nautical and Boating Books

All books are at the price listed, plus delivery plus $2 packaging.

  • Secondhand Adventures and Narratives
  • Secondhand Cruising & Cruising Guides
  • Secondhand Classic Sail, Square Rig and Steam
  • Secondhand Design, Boatbuilding, Mechanical and Maintenance
  • Secondhand Ecology & Natural History
  • Secondhand Exploration and Discovery
  • Secondhand Fishing
  • Secondhand Foreign Language
  • Secondhand Liners,Merchant Ships,Shipping
  • Secondhand Miscellaneous
  • Secondhand Navigation
  • Secondhand Naval
  • Secondhand New Zealand
  • Secondhand Racing / Yacht Races
  • Secondhand Sailing. Practical
  • Secondhand Seamanship and Education
  • Secondhand Shipwrecks and Maritime Disasters


    (#9922) A New Star Atlas

    R. A. Proctor, edit. 1870. First edition. 24 pages, 12 double page maps.
    Original maroon blind-stamped cloth, gilt-lettered cover, fair condition.

    Through the introductory pages of this atlas, Proctor gives an account of his star charting methodology .

    Proctor, through his writing and lectures, is credited with introducing later astronomers to this Subject.


    (#9929) Vessels of the Seventeenth Century

    H B Culver. Hardcover. Condition: Fair/ Good.
    One of a hundred copies. Hand bound in full Morocco

    Contemporary Scale Models of Vessels of the 17th Century.

    "Being a collection of illustrations of authentic productions of the model-makers art of that period, together with brief descriptions and identifications thereof where possible"


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