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The Ship

By: Forester, C S

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, S. J. Reginald Saunders: 1943

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 18779

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Dustjacket shows heavy shelf wear with tears and chipping and creasing, some loss top DJ spine. Glue stain on BFEP. ; A tight, solid book, hinges intact, DJ in protective Mylar, Blue cloth covered boards bright with gilt stamped design on front and gilt title on spine ; 1.1 x 7.9 x 5.2 Inches; 281 pages; "One vital convoy can break Mussolini’s stranglehold on Malta – but it is intercepted in the Mediterranean by enemy warships … Five light British cruisers are left to beat back the armed might of the Italian battle fleet and C.S. Forester – creator of Horatio Hornblower – take... View more info

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Patrol to the Golden Horn

By: Fullerton, Alexander

Price: $21.50

Publisher: London, Little, Brown: 1994

Edition: New

Seller ID: 14882

ISBN: 0316910929

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight edge wear, some yellowing of pages. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. This was originally published in 1978 by Michael Joseph. ; Nick Everard No. 3; 1.1 x 8.5 x 5.67 Inches; 229 pages; Set in the final days of WWI View more info

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Heart of Oak

By: Kent, Alexander

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Ithaca, McBooks Press: 2007

Edition: 1st US

Seller ID: 17636

ISBN: 1590131371

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


The Bolitho Novels; 9 X 6.10 X 0.90 inches; 272 pages; "After the war with France has ended in 1818, Captain Adam Bolitho is given command of the newly commissioned frigate Onward and sent to North Africa on a diplomatic mission to accompany the French frigate Nautilus in a show of solidarity. He knows he is lucky—the voyage should be easy; but Adam longs for a chance to marry the beautiful Lowenna and settle down on the Bolitho estate in Cornwall. Instead he must deal with the envy and ambition of his officers, hidden agendas among his men, and the former enemy’s proximity. Then the N... View more info

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Richard Bolitho, Midshipman

By: Kent, Alexander

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam Publishing: 1976

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17941

ISBN: 0399205144

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear, discoloration.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Stated 1st American edition which followed the British by 1 year. ; Richard Bolitho; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 159 pages; Douglas Reeman created the pseudonym Alexander Kent to differentiate this from his other series. This volume of the Bolitho novels was written eighth but chronologically this is first, introducing the title character. "The book opens with Richard Bolitho arriving at an inn frequented by Midshipmen in Portsmouth. There he meets another midshipman Martyn Dancer. They are... View more info

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The Golden Ocean

By: O'Brian, Patrick.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1970

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 14104

ISBN: 0333082850

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light edge wear to DJ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 pages; In the year 1740 two young men set out to join the Royal Navy and experience many adventures. "Based on the true account of Anson's voyage, this is an heroic story, laced with high comedy." View more info

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Ramage's Trial

By: Pope, Dudley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18986

ISBN: 0436377454

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear, small dot remainder mark on top page edges. ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Wraparound jacket art by Paul Wright; Ramage #14; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 284 pages; "Captain Lord Ramage and the Calypso return from Devil's Island, but Ramage's new wife Sarah is missing. The captain would like nothing better than to sail home immediately, but instead he is ordered to shepherd a lumbering convoy of merchant ships back to England. On the way, bizarre events lead him to a full court martial in Plymouth, presided over by his old nem... View more info

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The Shadow of the Eagle

By: Woodman, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18547

ISBN: 0719557542

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear. Remainder dot on bottom page edges, light toning of pages. ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; A Nathaniel Drinkwater Novel #13; 9.30 X 6.40 X 1.10 inches; 260 pages; "Attending King Louis, Captain Nathaniel Drinkwater is alarmed to receive secret intelligence that a new and imminent threat to peace exists. Seizing an opportunity he alone can exploit, Drinkwater sets aside the benefits of a quiet retirement and risks his life and reputation to prevent disaster befalling his country." View more info