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AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT, ZUBDAT UL AKHBAR AL MUTA'ALLIQA BIL BIHAR. ON HISTORY OF THE OTTOMAN MARINEAND CAPTAINS

AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT, ZUBDAT UL AKHBAR AL MUTA'ALLIQA BIL BIHAR. ON HISTORY OF THE OTTOMAN MARINEAND CAPTAINS by SHEHRI ZADE (SEHRIZADE) ABD UL ALIM IBN MEHMET SAID (D. 1736 AD.)

1748 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. OTTOMAN TURKISH TEXT OF AN UN RECORDED WORK OF THIS OTTOMAN SCHOLA...

$65,000.00
AL KANZ AL MUKHTAR FI KASHF AL ARADHI WA AL BIHAR, THE SECOND AND MOST RARE ED. PRINTED IN THE OFFICE OF TOPJIYYA NEAR CAIRO

AL KANZ AL MUKHTAR FI KASHF AL ARADHI WA AL BIHAR, THE SECOND AND MOST RARE ED. PRINTED IN THE OFFICE OF TOPJIYYA NEAR CAIRO by RIFA'AA BADAWI RAFI' AL TAHTAWI (TRANSLATOR)

Egypt: Maktab ut Tobjiyya (the artillery press), 1834 Book. As New. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. ONE OF THE MOST RARE...

$6,500.00
DICTIONAIRE DE MARINE Contentant les Termes de la Navigation et de L'Architecture Navale. Avec les Regles & Proportions qui doivent y etre observees. Ouvrage Enrichi de Figures. ...

DICTIONAIRE DE MARINE Contentant les Termes de la Navigation et de L'Architecture Navale. Avec les Regles & Proportions qui doivent y etre observees. Ouvrage Enrichi de Figures. ... by Aubin, Nicolas] -

Amsterdam: Chez Jean Covens & Corneille Mortier, 1722. Pp. [xii], 776. Extra illustrated title-page, title-page in red &...

CAD $2,500.00
VIE DU CAPITAINE COOK,  traduite de l'anglois du docteur Kippis, Membre de la Société Royale de Londres.

VIE DU CAPITAINE COOK, traduite de l'anglois du docteur Kippis, Membre de la Société Royale de Londres. by KIPPIS, Andrew. Translated by Jean Henri Castera. ONCE IN THE PARSON COLLECTION.:

Paris, Rue des Poitevins, Hôtel de Thou, 1789.. FIRST FRENCH 8vo EDITION 1789, FIRST ISSUE (without translator's name...

£1,500.00
THREE LOGBOOKS OF THE AMERICAN SCHOONER "L.Q.C. WISHART," SAILING OUT OF PHILADELPHIA, AND PLYING THE WATERS OF THE ATLANTIC OCEAN ALONG THE EAST COAST FROM MAINE TO NORTH CAROLINA, 1867-1888, EDWARD CARLTON, MASTER:

THREE LOGBOOKS OF THE AMERICAN SCHOONER "L.Q.C. WISHART," SAILING OUT OF PHILADELPHIA, AND PLYING THE WATERS OF THE ATLANTIC OCEAN ALONG THE EAST COAST FROM MAINE TO NORTH CAROLINA, 1867-1888, EDWARD CARLTON, MASTER: by L.Q.C. Wishart

1867. Original manuscripts. various bindings. Very Good. LOG #1. 95 voyages, November 8, 1867-May 4, 1878. Written in ink on...

$1,750.00
Short Notes on the Winds, Weather, & Currents Together with Sailing Directions and Remarks on Making Passages; to Accompany a Chart of the Indian Ocean. With Two Illustrations.

Short Notes on the Winds, Weather, & Currents Together with Sailing Directions and Remarks on Making Passages; to Accompany a Chart of the Indian Ocean. With Two Illustrations. by Rosser, W, H,

London: James Imray and Son, 1883. Blue card w/ cloth spine, New Publications advertisments rear. Foldout map, Passages in the I...

$1,732.50
SPECIFICATIONS FOR BUILDING AND FITTING OUT AN IRON SHIP

SPECIFICATIONS FOR BUILDING AND FITTING OUT AN IRON SHIP by Daly, M.J. , Captain

[Glasgow, Scotland]: Manuscript on paper, 1894. Covers with obvious use and stains. Folio. 77 pp. written in ink in a fine cur...

$1,650.00
THE ROMANCE OF YACHTING: VOYAGE THE FIRST

THE ROMANCE OF YACHTING: VOYAGE THE FIRST by HART, Joseph C

1849. Paperback. HART, Joseph C. THE ROMANCE OF YACHTING: VOYAGE THE FIRST. Two volumes in one with original wrappers bound in....

$950.00
IDEES PRELIMINAIRES, ET PROSPECTUS D'UN OUVRAGE SUR LES PECHES MARITIMES DE FRANCE.  Par M. LEMOYNE, Maire de la ville de Dieppe.

IDEES PRELIMINAIRES, ET PROSPECTUS D'UN OUVRAGE SUR LES PECHES MARITIMES DE FRANCE. Par M. LEMOYNE, Maire de la ville de Dieppe. by LEMOYNE, Simon Sylvestre Clement.:

Paris, de l'Imprimerie Royale, 1777.. FIRST EDITION 1777, French text. Slim 8vo, approximately 200 x 120 mm, 8 x 4¾...

£695.00
ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE ENGINEER AND SURVEYOR ON THE CANALS OF THE  STATE OF NEW YORK 1850-1861 (12 REPORTS)

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE ENGINEER AND SURVEYOR ON THE CANALS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK 1850-1861 (12 REPORTS) by New York State Engineer and Surveyor's Office

Albany, N. Y.: C Van Benthuysen, Printer To the Legislature. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1851-62. First Edition. Hardcover. 1...

$925.00
The Journal of Commerce Report of the  "Titanic "  Inquiry.

The Journal of Commerce Report of the "Titanic " Inquiry. by The Journal of Commerce ( Special Articles By Abell, W. S. And Ginsburg, Benedict W

London and Liverpool: The Journal of Commerce, 1912. Somewhat worn copy, bound into burgundy boards with worn extremities. This ...

CAD $1,100.00
ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CANAL COMMISSIONERS STATE OF NEW YORK IN  ASSEMBLY1864-1877 (14 ANNUAL REPORTS IN 5 VOLUMES)

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CANAL COMMISSIONERS STATE OF NEW YORK IN ASSEMBLY1864-1877 (14 ANNUAL REPORTS IN 5 VOLUMES) by New York Canal Commissioners

Albany, N. Y.: State of New York. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1865-78. First Edition. Hardcover. 14 Annual Reports beautifull...

$875.00



Fans of lakes and oceans will definitely enjoy Biblio's collection of antique and rare maritime books in the Biblio Rare Book Room. From books and reports on the demise of the doomed Titanic cruise to books on maritime and navel architecture, there are plenty of rare maritime books to entertain those who are passionate about travelling through water. Some of the rare maritime books in the Biblio Rare Book Room focus on specific voyages and trips, and other books focus on detailed accounts of ship maintenance.

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