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London: Barrington, 1812. 8 volumes. Small 4tos, original blue paper marbled boards with paper spine labels (bindings are well-rubbed and with some chipping at ends and cracking at outer joints). All volumes have copper engraved frontispiece portraits with offsetting on each title page. The text blocks are near fine all with uncut edges. London: C. J. Barrington, 1812-1817. Overall a very good sound set. Best Edition, down to the Expedition against Algiers in 1816. Campbell's work, originally published between 1742.....
London: Baldwyn, 1818. Including the History and Lives of the British Admirals. Illustrated with Portraits, Maps, Plans of Important Actions ... Many copper engraved illustrations and folding maps. 8 vols. 8vo, contemporary calf, gilt spines (rubbed). London: Baldwyn & Co., 1818. Very good. First issued in 1742, with many subsequent editions, including this one, updated and enlarged by John Stockdale.
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1980. With an Introduction by Maitland A. Edey. Illustrated with photographs in full color by Alfred Eisenstadt. 255pp. Short 4to, gilt-lettered blind-stamped blue cloth, publisher's board slipcase. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1980. A fine copy in a near fine box. One of 2000 numbered copies, signed by the photographer.
large folding map, five additional folding maps, one folding plate and folding chart. [viii], 288pp. 4to, publisher's marbled wrappers, untrimmed; (some dampstaining to the inner margins on the last quarter of the text, otherwise a truly superb copy). A Paris: De L'Imprimerie Royale, 1753. First edition. "Mr Chabert's work is highly praised by the commission appointed by the French Academy of Sciences to examine it, and it is is recommended as a model to future navigators. It is divided in.....
New York: Motor Boating, 1960. 4to, blue cloth (spine toned to tan), endpapers lightly soiled, spine sunned. New York: Motor Boating, (1960). A log book that has been partially filled in with many manuscript notations by the owner of a yacht. The manuscript log entries were for several cruises in a yacht from 1964 to 1967.