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Category: All Categories: Transportation: Nautical: Boat Building
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Benford, Jay R.  
Cruising Yachts

Publisher: Tiller; Friday Harbor, Wash: 1983.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0961039604 200 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Dark blue cloth, main text in 2 columns, about 200 b/w photos and diagrams, 30 color glossy photos, with captions. Illustrations include actual boatbuilding plans for about 18 sailing yachts, though a magnifying glass will be needed to read the detailed captions on these plans. ; Authored by Jay R. Benford, with Robin Roberts Benford, Frank Madd, Lilly Wite.

Appr.: | AUD 10.70 CAD 10.99 EUR 7.25 GBP 5.95 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 100.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 14869.
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Blake, George  
Down to the Sea: The Romance of the Clyde, Its Ships and Shipbuilders

Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1937.
8vo Blue cloth. 334pp with frontispiece and nine black & white plates. The romance of British shipbuilding described in all its aspects. Cloth faded. Good in frayed and chipped (some loss) dustjacket.

Appr.: | AUD 21.39 CAD 21.98 EUR 14.49 GBP 11.90 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 200.00 

Purchase direct from: Appleby Books. Item number: 005690.
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Burke, John.  
Pete Culler's Boats: The Complete Design Catalog.

Publisher: Camden, ME: International Marine Publishing Company, 1984..
ISBN: 9780877421429 First edition. 295 pp. Fine book (no markings; very slight bump to top corners of both boards) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped; just a trace of edgewear). A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

Appr.: | AUD 128.34 CAD 131.87 EUR 86.96 GBP 71.43 JPY 12,000.00 MXN 1,500.00 ZAR 1,200.00 

Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 7752.
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Calder, Nigel  
Marine Diesel Engines, 2e : (2nd Edition, 1991) Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repair

Publisher: International Marine Publishing; Camden, Maine: 1991.
Near Fine with no dust jacket Second Edition; Seventh Printing Hardcover ISBN: 087742313X 212 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Black pictorial boards, index, glossary, 4 appendixes, 8 troubleshooting charts, over 200 b/w figures, photos, diagrams, tables, etc, with captions. ; 'Be your own diesel mechanic'. ; Crisp. Appears unread.

Appr.: | AUD 7.49 CAD 7.69 EUR 5.07 GBP 4.17 JPY 700.00 MXN 87.50 ZAR 70.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 10360.
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Chapelle, Howard Irving, 1901-1975.  
Boatbuilding; a complete handbook of wooden boat construction [by] Howard I. Chapelle

Publisher: New York, Norton [1969, c1941].
624 p.186 illus., 58 plans. 25 cm. "This book ...will serve as a workshop handbook, giving detailed instruction on how to go about each part of the job and its proper sequence..." Stock# 44,647. Vg / no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 21.39 CAD 21.98 EUR 14.49 GBP 11.90 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 200.00 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 44647.
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Glen Marine Hardware Division  
Glen Inboard Marine Hardware Catalog 1986
Publisher: Glen Marin Hardware Division, 1986 Bellflower, CA.
Book. Book condition: Good. Soft cover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Glen offers an extensive inventory of marine hardware, including some kits. Each item is fully described, illustrated, and priced. 32 pages. Book is in GOOD condition. Paper wrappers; stapled binding.

Appr.: | AUD 16.04 CAD 16.48 EUR 10.87 GBP 8.93 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 150.00 

Purchase direct from: Lenny's Rare Books. Item number: 004398.
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Hichborn, Philip, 1839-1910 / United States. Navy Dept. Bureau of Construction and Repair.  
Standard Designs for Boats of the United States Navy : specifications, schedule of material, weights and cost.

Publisher: Mansfield Centre, CT, Martino Pub., c2008..
96 numb. l. front., 222 pl. Oblong Folio. 12 X 15 inches. Philip Hichborn was the Chief Constructor of the U.S. Navy. This large format book describes the precise specifications of all navy books at the turn of the century, including plans for: 40, 36, 33 and 28 foot steam cutters, 36, 33 and 30 foot Launches, 30, 28, 26, 24 and 20 foot cutters, 30, 29, 28 and 24 foot whaleboats, 30 and 28 foot Gig Whaleboats, 30 foot barge, 20, 18, 16 and 14 foot dinghies, 18 and 16 foot Balsas, and 12 and 10 foot pints. (1731x). Fine, new from publisher/ no dj. Reprint. orig. published: Washsington : Government Printing Office,1900.

Appr.: | AUD 288.77 CAD 296.70 EUR 195.65 GBP 160.71 JPY 27,000.00 MXN 3,375.00 ZAR 2,700.00 

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Nicolson, Ian, and Alasdair Reynolds.  
Build a Simple Dinghy.

Publisher: London: Adlard Coles, 1987..
ISBN: 9780229118069 1st edition, 1st printing. 101 pp. Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings). A clean, fresh copy. Paperback

Appr.: | AUD 17.65 CAD 18.13 EUR 11.96 GBP 9.82 JPY 1,650.00 MXN 206.25 ZAR 165.00 

Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 8788.
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Nicolson, Ian.  
Yacht Designer's Sketchbook.

Publisher: London: Nautical Books / Macmillan London, [1983].
1st edition. ISBN: 0333330706 Hardcover Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped). A clean, fresh copy.

Appr.: | AUD 26.74 CAD 27.47 EUR 18.12 GBP 14.88 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 250.00 

Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 6282.
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Reisner, George Andrew, 1867-1942.  
Models of Ships and Boats / par G.A. Reisner.

Publisher: Mansfield Center, CT : Martino Pub., 2008..
xxviii, 171 p., xxxiii leaves of plates, 389 illus., 31 cm. Published in English. This rare book begins with an introduction that considers the construction, rigging, furniture, decoration and manning of ancient Egyptian craft. The main body of the text considers hundreds of models of Egyptian craft and details of same.An exemplary study of the boat models found in Egyptian tombs, in turn the starting point in any investigation of the design and construction of real boats and ships in ancient Egypt. Chapters on Egyptian Wooden River Boats, the Papyrus Raft, Wooden Boats, Funeral Barks, Private Sun Barks and more. Illustrations include 389 figures in text and. & 33 plates. First published: Le Caire : Institut français d'archéologie orientale, 1913. (1677x). Fine, new from publisher / no dj.

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Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 1677.
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Snaith, Skip.  
Canoes and Kayaks for the Backyard Builder.

Publisher: Camden, ME: International Marine Publishing Co., 1989..
ISBN: 9780877422426 1st edition, 1st printing. 186 pp. Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings). A clean, fresh copy. Paperback

Appr.: | AUD 15.51 CAD 15.93 EUR 10.51 GBP 8.63 JPY 1,450.00 MXN 181.25 ZAR 145.00 

Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 7060.
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Winklareth, Robert J  
Naval Shipbuilders of the World: From the Age of Sail to the Present Day

Publisher: Chatham London 2000.
Fine; near fine dust jacket. 384 pp, glossary, biblio, index, b/w maps in text, b/w plates, 8vo, black boards 1st English Edition

Appr.: | AUD 25.67 CAD 26.37 EUR 17.39 GBP 14.29 JPY 2,400.00 MXN 300.00 ZAR 240.00 

Purchase direct from: Abstract Books. Item number: 019970.
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