Maritime History
BOOK OF OLD SHIPS, THE ... A superb collection delineating sailing ships from the Viking long ship to the "modern" five-masted barque.
Henry R. Culver,  272 pages,  Pub No. 0043, Price this Duodecimo Book-long

ENGLISH SEAMEN IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY ... Froude's exciting lectures of that most remarkable period of English maritime history.
James Anthony Froude,  250 pages,  Pub No. 0044, Price this Book

SEA WARFARE ... Kipling and his take on "modern" sea warfare.
Rudyard Kipling,  170 pages,  Pub No. 0045, Price this Book

SHIPS AND WAYS OF OTHER DAYS ... Chatterton's excellent history of sailing ships.
E. Keble Chatterton,  449 pages,  Pub No. 0046, Price this Book

MAST AND SAIL IN EUROPE AND ASIA ... A vast coverage of the different types of sailing craft from England to China.
H. Warington Smyth,  371 pages,  Pub No. 0053, Price this Book

BRITISH FLEET, THE ... The Growth, Achievements and Duties of the Navy of the Empire.
Commandr Charles N. Robinson,  722 pages,  Pub No. 0081, Price this Book

HISTORY OF THE NAVY OF THE USA (TWO VOLUMES) ... Cooper's history of the Navy from 1607 to 1815.
James Fenimore Cooper,  837 pages,  Pub No. 0095, Price this Book

MODERN SHIPS OF WAR ... A magnificent history of the World's Navies at the end of the nineteenth century.
E.J. & E. Reed & Simpson,  499 pages,  Pub No. 0106, Price this Book

SHIPS AND SAILORS OF OLD SALEM, THE ... An exciting history of the great seafaring city when the American Merchant Marine was great! (Comes in two volumes)
Ralph D. Paine,  668 pages,  Pub No. 0117, Price this Book

BOY LIFE IN THE UNITED STATES NAVY ... A good exposition of the life of boys in the Navy in the days of the Ironclads.
H.H. Clark U.S.N.,  369 pages,  Pub No. 0149, Price this Book

ELIZABETHAN SEA DOGS ... A Chronicle of Drake and his Companions.
William Wood,  245 pages,  Pub No. 0168, Price this Book

STORY OF THE AMERICAN SAILOR, THE ... --in Active Service on Merchant Vessel and Man-of-War.
Eldridge S. Brooks,  417 pages,  Pub No. 0171, Price this Book

SAILING SHIPS AND THEIR STORY ... An excellent ship reference for the days under sail.
E. Keble Chatterton,  556 pages,  Pub No. 0175, Price this Book

OLD MERCHANT MARINE, THE ... A Chronicle of American Ships and Sailors.
Ralph D. Paine,  204 pages,  Pub No. 0176, Price this Book

OUR SEA SAGA;THE WOOD WIND SHIPS ... Story of the Packets and Clippers, their Builders and Masters who Carried the Stars and Strips on Seven Seas.
Edmund Ogden Sawyer Jr.,  340 pages,  Pub No. 0197, Price this Book

VOYAGES OF THE ELIZABETHAN SEAMEN ... Select Narratives from the Principal Navigations of Hakluyt.
E.J. Payne,  325 pages,  Pub No. 0207, Price this Book

DOUBLE BOATS--EARLY CATAMARANS ... A history of the Catamaran.
Dixon Kemp,   9 pages,  5 plate(s),  Pub No. 5502,  Price this Booklet

EARLY ICE BOATS ... A History of the Ice Boat
Dixon Kemp,   40 pages,  2 plate(s),  Pub No. 5503,  Price this Booklet

NATHANIEL BOWDITCH--AMERICA'S NAVIGATOR ... A brief biography of the most famous navigator.
Ralph D. Paine,   28 pages,  Pub No. 5507,  Price this Booklet

CANOE YAWLS ... A history and several designs of the famous Mersey Canoe Yawls.
Dixon Kemp,   40 pages,  16 plate(s),  Pub No. 5537,  Price this Booklet

YACHTING AND YACHTSMEN ... Traces the history and gradual development of Yachting from its modest beginnings in the reign of Charles II.
W. Dodgson Bowman,  280 pages,  Pub No. 0223, Price this Book

SEA WOLVES OF THE MEDITERRANEAN ... The rise of the Moslem corsairs of the Mediterranean and their eventual defeat.
E. Hamilton Currey,  361 pages,  Pub No. 0217, Price this Book

SAILOR TALK ... All the colloquilisms that inhabit our daily language and their derivation from sailor talk.
Bear Downing,   64 pages,  Pub No. 5542,  Price this Booklet

SAILING AND SMALL CRAFT DOWN THE AGES ... Full descriptions and accurate drawings of the ships and small craft that sailed the seas from ancient Greece to the present.
Edgar L. Bloomster,  293 pages,  Pub No. 0292, Price this Book

LIGHT-HOUSES OF THE UNITED STATES, THE ... A nineteenth century view of the major light houses of the United States.
Charles Nordhoff,   32 pages,  Pub No. 5570,  Price this Booklet

HUNTSMEN OF THE SEA ... A brief history of whaling.   30 pages,  Pub No. 5571,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS AND RIGS OF THE BALTIC, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of Baltic rig.
H. Warington Smyth,   24 pages,  Pub No. 5577,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS AND RIGS OF NORWAY, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of Norwegian Rig including the Colin Archer.
H. Warington Smyth,   20 pages,  1 plate(s),  Pub No. 5578,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS AND RIGS OF HOLLAND, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of the unique Dutch rig.
H. Warington Smyth,   32 pages,  Pub No. 5579,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS AND RIGS OF SCOTLAND, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of Scottish Rig including the famous Zulu.
H. Warington Smyth,   36 pages,  2 plate(s),  Pub No. 5580,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS OF THE ENGLISH EAST COAST, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of the multifarious East Coast rig.
H. Warington Smyth,   54 pages,  Pub No. 5581,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS OF THE ENGLISH WEST COAST, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of the multifarious West Coast rig.
H. Warington Smyth,   54 pages,  Pub No. 5582,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS AND RIGS OF FRANCE, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of the French rig including the famous luggers.
H. Warington Smyth,   58 pages,  Pub No. 5583,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS & RIGS OF THE INDIAN OCEAN, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of the multifarious Indan rig.
H. Warington Smyth,   44 pages,  Pub No. 5584,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS & RIGS OF THE MALAY AREA, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of the Malayan Peninsula rig.
H. Warington Smyth,   28 pages,  Pub No. 5585,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS OF THE GULF OF SIAM, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of the rigs of Siam.
H. Warington Smyth,   38 pages,  Pub No. 5586,  Price this Booklet

TRADITIONAL BOATS AND RIGS OF CHINA, THE ... An excellent overview of the history of the rigs of China.
H. Warington Smyth,   26 pages,  Pub No. 5587,  Price this Booklet

ENGLISH VOYAGES OF ADVENTURE AND DISCOVERY ... Retold from Hakluyt: The core of America.
Edwin M. Bacon,  402 pages,  Pub No. 0230, Price this Book

BUILDING OF THE ESSEX, THE ... The story of the building of the famous "Essex", the U.S. Privateer from Salem
Ralph D. Paine,   28 pages,  Pub No. 5625,  Price this Booklet   Here is another publication on this subject.

EVOLUTION OF THE AMERICAN FISHING SCHOONER ... The American fishing schooner from the early to the late nineteenth century.
Joseph William Collins,   24 pages,  Pub No. 5664,  Price this Booklet   Here is another publication on this subject.

SAILING SHIPS AT A GLANCE ... A Pictorial Record of the Evolution of The Sailing Ship from the Earliest Times Until To-Day.
Edward W. Hobbs,  113 pages,  Pub No. 0162, Price this Book

NAVY AS A FIGHTING MACHINE-THE ... During his long career, Fiske wrote extensively on technical and professional issues. Here is one of his best.
Bredley A. Fiske,  274 pages,  8 plate(s),  Pub No. 0667, Price this Book

AMERICAN CLYDE, THE ... The 1870's Scottish Clyde, the famous ship-building area and its American, arguably more inventive, counterpart.
Harpers Magazine,   28 pages,  Pub No. 5422,  Price this Booklet

FARRAGUT AND OUR NAVAL COMMANDERS ... The early life and public services of the naval commanders who brought to a close the Civil War.
J.T. Headley,  609 pages,  Pub No. 0262, Price this Book

STORY OF ROPE, THE ... Everybody knows what rope is, but everybody does not know how rope is made or what kinds of fibres are used.   16 pages,  Pub No. 5708,  Price this Booklet

AMERICAN CAT BOATS ... An interesting overview of that uniquely American design--the Cat Boat
Edwin J. Schoettle,   24 pages,  6 plate(s),  Pub No. 5710,  Price this Booklet

BUGEYE OF THE CHESAPEAKE, THE ... A brief history of the extraordinary evolution of this fascinating craft
Peter C. Chambliss,   22 pages,  Pub No. 5711,  Price this Booklet

YACHTS OF THE NETHERLANDS ... Unique, beautiful and comfortable--the yachts of the low countries
Gerald Taylor White,   20 pages,  5 plate(s),  Pub No. 5712,  Price this Booklet

ATLANTIC CITY CATBOATS, THE ... A brief history of that other American cat boat--The AC cat boat.
William and Bennet C Wood and McNulty,   11 pages,  Pub No. 5717,  Price this Booklet

WILLIAM DAMPIER ... Russell's fine biography of the famous Pirate, Zoologist, Botanist, Adventurer, Explorer and Navigator
W. Clark Russell,  243 pages,  Pub No. 0268, Price this Book

KING'S CUTTERS AND SMUGGLERS--1700-1855 ... Another fine nautical history volume by this well known author
E. Keble Chatterton,  290 pages,  Pub No. 0668, Price this Book   Here is another publication on this subject.

ON THE HIGH SEAS ... A collection of yarns concerning men, ships and the sea.
E. Keble Chatterton,  319 pages,  Pub No. 0308, Price this Book

PRESS GANG-AFLOAT AND ASHORE, THE ... A Maritime History volume
J. R. (John Robert) Hutchinson,  234 pages,  Pub No. 0787, Price this Book

ENGLAND'S NAVAL EXPLOITS AGAINST SPAIN--VOLUME 7 ... A Maritime History volume
Richard Hakluyt,  244 pages,  Pub No. 0686, Price this Book

PRINCIPAL NAVIGATIONS--VOLUME 8, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Richard Hakluyt,  259 pages,  Pub No. 0685, Price this Book

CRISIS OF THE NAVAL WAR, THE ... A Maritime History volume
John Rushworth Jellicoe,  202 pages,  Pub No. 0791, Price this Book

DEWEY AND OTHER NAVAL COMMANDERS ... A Maritime History volume
Edward S. Ellis,  188 pages,  Pub No. 0700, Price this Book

DEATH OF LORD NELSON, THE ... A Maritime History volume
William Beatty,  76 pages,  Pub No. 0701, Price this Book

LIFE OF THOMAS LORD COCHRANE, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Thomas Cochrane,  247 pages,  Pub No. 0703, Price this Book

LIFE OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE HORATIO LORD VISCOUNT ... A Maritime History volume
James Harrison,  241 pages,  Pub No. 0705, Price this Book

LIFE OF NELSON--VOLUME 1, THE ... A Maritime History volume
A.T. Mahan,  527 pages,  Pub No. 0707, Price this Book

LIFE OF NELSON--VOLUME 2, THE ... A Maritime History volume
A.T. Mahan,  496 pages,  Pub No. 0708, Price this Book

LETTERS OF LORD NELSON TO LADY HAMILTON--VOLUME 1, ... A Maritime History volume
Horatio Nelson,  66 pages,  Pub No. 0709, Price this Book

LETTERS OF LORD NELSON TO LADY HAMILTON--VOLUME 2, ... A Maritime History volume
Horatio Nelson,  62 pages,  Pub No. 0710, Price this Book

INTEREST OF AMERICA IN SEA POWER--PRESENT AND FUTU ... A Maritime History volume
A.T. Mahan,  147 pages,  Pub No. 0711, Price this Book

SOME PRINCIPLES OF MARITIME STRATEGY ... According to the author, it is of little use to approach naval strategy except through the theory of war.
Julian Stafford Corbett,  266 pages,  Pub No. 0712, Price this Book

LA MER ET LES MARINS ... A Maritime History volume
Edouard Corbiere,  136 pages,  Pub No. 0714, Price this Book

AMERICAN MERCHANT SHIPS AND SAILORS ... A Maritime History volume
Willis J. Abbott,  287 pages,  Pub No. 0732, Price this Book

MAJOR OPS OF THE NAVIES IN THE WAR OF AMERICA ... A Maritime History volume
A.T. Mahan,  244 pages,  Pub No. 0733, Price this Book

NAVAL PIONEERS OF AUSTRALIA, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Louis and Walter Becke and Jeffery,  195 pages,  Pub No. 0734, Price this Book

EVENTFUL HISTORY OF THE MUTINY AND PIRATICAL SEIZU ... A Maritime History volume
Sir John Barrow,  253 pages,  Pub No. 0737, Price this Book

NARRATIVES OF SHIPWRECKS OF THE ROYAL NAVY BETWEEN ... A Maritime History volume
William O.S. Gilly,  280 pages,  Pub No. 0738, Price this Book

PRINCIPAL NAVIGATIONS VOYAGES TRAFFIQUES AND DISCO ... A Maritime History volume
Richard Hakluyt,  331 pages,  Pub No. 0739, Price this Book

DRAKE NELSON AND NAPOLEON ... A Maritime History volume
Walter Runciman,  257 pages,  Pub No. 0740, Price this Book

WINDJAMMERS AND SEA TRAMPS ... A Maritime History volume
Walter Runciman,  104 pages,  Pub No. 0741, Price this Book

INFLUENCE OF SEA POWER UPON HISTORY--1660-1783, TH ... A Maritime History volume
Alfred Thayer Mahan,  479 pages,  Pub No. 0742, Price this Book

FIGHTING INSTRUCTIONS--1530-1816 ... A Maritime History volume
Julian S. Corbett,  251 pages,  Pub No. 0745, Price this Book

MUTINY OF THE ELSINORE, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Jack London,  255 pages,  Pub No. 0793, Price this Book

MAYFLOWER AND HER LOG, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Azel Ames,  248 pages,  Pub No. 0799, Price this Book

LOSS OF THE SS TITANIC, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Lawrence Beesley,  173 pages,  Pub No. 0773, Price this Book

SINKING OF THE TITANIC ... A Maritime History volume
Logan-Editor Marshall,  169 pages,  Pub No. 0699, Price this Book

LOGBOOKS OF THE LADY NELSON, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Ida Lee,  198 pages,  Pub No. 0697, Price this Book

LIFE OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Kitson Arthur,  220 pages,  Pub No. 0694, Price this Book

NAUFRAGIOS DE ALVAR NUNEZ CABEZA DE VACA ... A Maritime History volume
Vaca Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca,  160 pages,  Pub No. 0781, Price this Book

PRINCIPAL VOYAGES--VOLUME 10, THE ... A Maritime History volume
Hakluyt Richard,  274 pages,  Pub No. 0689, Price this Book

NARRATIVE OF A VOYAGE TO SENEGAL IN 1816 ... A Maritime History volume
J.B. Henry and Alexa Savigny and Correard,  182 pages,  Pub No. 0688, Price this Book

NARRATIVE OF THE VOYAGE OF THE HMS RATTLESNAKE ... A Maritime History volume
John MacGilivray,  254 pages,  Pub No. 0687, Price this Book

NIMROD OF THE SEA--OR THE AMERICAN WHALEMAN ... A Maritime History volume
William M. Davis,  319 pages,  Pub No. 0669, Price this Book

STANDARD BOATS OF THE U.S. NAVY, 1900-1915 ... A large collection of boats. Lines given for many, offsets tables for some. A big plate of a 40ft steam cutter is included.
Bill Durham,   45 pages,  1 plate(s),  Pub No. 4914,  Price this Book

KANIWA-BUNE--THE ... An examination of ancient birch-bark canoes the world over
Shini Nishimura,  60 pages,  1 plate(s),  Pub No. 0328, Price this Book

Exploration & Discovery
NEW VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD, A ... The first circumnavigator, though mostly by accident and maybe a little piracy thrown in.
William Dampier,  564 pages,  Pub No. 0058, Price this Book

LIFE & VOYAGES OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS(2 VOLS) ... A unique history from his birth to his death together with all of his voyages.
Washington Irving,  735 pages,  Pub No. 0085, Price this Book

VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD, A ... Anson's extraordinary voyage around the world. The passages of rounding the Horn and the scurvy are absolutely amazing.
George Anson Esq.,  509 pages,  Pub No. 0113, Price this Book

VOYAGE OF THE U.S. EXPLORING SQUADRON ... Together with Explorations and Discoveries made by D'Urville, Ross and other Navigators and an expedition to the Dead Sea.
Captain Charles Wilkes,  517 pages,  Pub No. 0114, Price this Book

VOYAGE OF THE VEGA ROUND ASIA & EUROPE, THE ... A pioneering and highly successful scientific voyage to the high latitudes in the late 1800's. Stalin's later attempt failed.
A.E. Nordenskold,  436 pages,  Pub No. 0122, Price this Book

AROUND THE WORLD WITH THE GREAT VOYAGERS ... A Record of the Finding of All Lands and Descriptions of the First Visits made by Europeans to the Wild Races of the World.
J.M. Buel,  544 pages,  Pub No. 0156, Price this Book

VOYAGES ROUND THE WORLD--CAPT JAMES COOK ... A Narrative of the Voyages with an Account of his Life During the Previous and Intervening Periods.
A. Kippis,  487 pages,  Pub No. 0169, Price this Book

BY ESKIMO DOG-SLED AND KAYAK ... A description of a missionary's experiences and adventures in Labrador
S.K. Hutton, M.B., Ch.B.Vict.,  219 pages,  Pub No. 0554, Price this Book

ROMANCE OF LABORDOR ... Many an adventurer has seen the rocks along this coast. The freedom from obscuring forest and turf helps a geological story
Sir Wilfred Grenfell,  306 pages,  Pub No. 0560, Price this Book

LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NANSEN ... The absorbing story of the best known of the early arctic explorers
J. Arthur Bain,  450 pages,  Pub No. 0562, Price this Book

NANOOK OF THE NORTH ... The well-know and widely lauded true story of eskimo hunters
Julian W. Bilby,  318 pages,  Pub No. 0565, Price this Book

NEGRO EXPLORER AT THE NORTH POLE--A ... The story of one of the first men to the North Pole with a Foward written Robt E. Perry and Intro by B. T. Washington.
Matthew A. Henson,  115 pages,  Pub No. 0566, Price this Book

ACROSS THE SUB-ARCTIC OF CANADA ... An extremely well-documented journey of 3,200 miles by canoe and showshoe.
J.W. Tyrrell,  280 pages,  1 plate(s),  Pub No. 0575, Price this Book

LABRADOR ESKIMO--THE ... Historical sketchers of the Labador Eskimo
E.W. Hawkes,  233 pages,  1 plate(s),  Pub No. 0581, Price this Book

IN NORTHERN MISTS VOL 1 ... A detailed monumental work on the history of arctic exploration in two volumes of which this is the first.
Fridtjof Nansen,  384 pages,  Pub No. 0586, Price this Book

IN NORTHERN MISTS VOL 2 ... A detailed monumental work on the history of arctic exploration in two volumes of which this is the second.
Fridtjof Nansen,  396 pages,  Pub No. 0587, Price this Book

AMERICAN EXPEDITION--THE ... The famous voyage of discovery undetaken by Vitus Bering that established the true position of America in relation to Asia
Sven Waxell,  232 pages,  7 plate(s),  Pub No. 0594, Price this Book

GLIMPSES OF BARREN LANDS ... Seven stories of the far north gleaned from the author's 20 years of inspecting the Revillon Freres fur trading-posts.
Captain Thierry Mallet,  142 pages,  Pub No. 0598, Price this Book

SITKA ... Sitka, is the quaint old Russian capital where the history of the Northland was made.
Barrett Willoughby,  248 pages,  Pub No. 0592, Price this Book

LURE OF THE LABRADOR WILD ... The story of the exploring expedition conducted by Leonidas Hubbard, Jr
Dillon Wallace,  339 pages,  1 plate(s),  Pub No. 0599, Price this Book

LIFE WITH THE ESQUIMAUX ... A narritive of arctic esperience in search of survivors of Sir John Franklin's expedition
Charles Francis Hall,  546 pages,  1 plate(s),  Pub No. 0555, Price this Book

ESKIMOS--THE ... A detailed reference book documenting ten distinct geographical environments of the eskimos and their folkways.
Edward Moffat Weyer, Jr., PhD,  483 pages,  34 plate(s),  Pub No. 0550, Price this Book

PEOPLE OF THE TWILIGHT ... An account of the author's two-year sojourn among the primative eskimos of the Coronation Gulf Region
Diamond Jenness,  247 pages,  2 plate(s),  Pub No. 0545, Price this Book

TALES AND TRADITIONS OF THE ESKIMOS ... Eskimo habits, religion, language and other particulars.
Henry Fink,  472 pages,  2 plate(s),  Pub No. 0546, Price this Book