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ARMITAGE, Christopher M. Sir Walter Ralegh, an annotated bibliography. Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, (1987). Cloth, with dust-jacket. XIII,236 pp. - Raleigh (1552?-1618), the colorful English military and naval commander and author, was also well known as an explorer of the New World. [Boeknr.: 20557 ]

€ 18,00

(AUBIN, Nicolas). Dictionaire de marine contenant les termes de la navigation et de l'architecture navale. Amsterdam, Pierre Brunel, 1702.4to. Later half vellum. With fine engraved title-page by J. Lamsveld, engraved coat of arms, and 30 engraved plates (12 depicting flags) and numerous woodcuts in the text. (12),776 pp. First edition. - Very comprehensive maritime dictionary with the entries in French and Dutch and the explanation in French, covering naval architecture and ship construction, types of ships, instruments, tools and duties of naval officers, etc. With beautiful plates depicting Dutch vessels and flags.Cat. NHSM II, p. 1000; Polak 225. [Boeknr.: 11355 ]

€ 2750,00

AUTOUR DE CLAUDE-JOSEPH VERNET. La marine à voile de 1650 à 1890. Rouen, Musée des Beaux-Arts, 1999. 4to. Wrappers. With many illustrations and plates (mostly coloured). 220 pp. [Boeknr.: 35475 ]

€ 35,00

BARR, William & Glyndwr Williams. (Ed.). Voyages to Hudson Bay in search of a Northwest passage 1741-1747. London, 1994-95. 2 volumes. Cloth, with dust-jackets. With 11 maps and 20 plates. XII,333; XV,393 pp. Hakluyt Society, 2nd series, 177-181. - Vol. I: The voyage of Christopher Middleton 1741-1742. Vol. II: The voyage of William Moor and Francis Smith 1746-1747. [Boeknr.: 20217 ]

€ 45,00

BARTLETT, William Henry. - BEATTIE, William. The ports, harbours, watering-places, and coast scenery of Great Britain. Illustrated by views taken on the spot, by W.H. Bartlett; with descriptions by William Beattie. London, George Virtue, 1842.2 volumes. 4to. Contemporary richly decorated gilt morocco, rebacked with the original gilt spines laid down (rubbed), a.e.g. With frontispiece portrait of Queen Victoria, woodcut of Blackwall and 125 steelengravings (incl. 2 frontispieces and title-pages). (4),190; (4),155 pp. This is the revised, much enlarged edition of the original work issued by Charles Tilt in 1836. - The plates present the harbours and shores of England, Scotland and Wales in the most dramatic, picturesque, or romantic light possible. Depictions of port cities range from stormy scenes of wreckage to calm sunny days. The romantic views by William Henry Bartlett (1809-1854) are among the best produced in the 19th century. The plate of the lighthouse of Berwick in volume one is shown as title-vignette in volume two. William Beattie (1793-1875) wrote the descriptions. - (Some light foxing as usual).Andres 353. [Boeknr.: 29132 ]

€ 475,00

BENSAUDE, Joaquim. L'astronomie nautique au Portugal a l'époque des grandes découvertes. (Berne, 1912-17). Réimpression. Amsterdam, Meridian Publishing Co, 1967. Cloth (stained). With illustrations. 301 pp. [Boeknr.: 9494 ]

€ 25,00

BLAKE, George. Lloyd's register of shipping 1760-1960. (No pl., ca. 1960). Cloth. With plates. 194 pp. [Boeknr.: 35488 ]

€ 30,00

BLISCHKE, Rudolf. Kapitän Phillip. Gründung der Strafkolonie Sydney. 2. Auflage. Leipzig, F.A. Brockhaus, 1925. Half cloth. With illustrations and plates. 159 pp. [Boeknr.: 19019 ]

€ 18,00

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