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I need to thin out my book collection and am offering the following for sale. I prefer PayPal for payment but will accept check or money order. I tried to price them fairly but am open to offers. Please PM me with your requests. Prices DO NOT include shipping. 

 

Thank you,

Paul

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Paul R. Mitchell

 

 

Ship Modeling Books for Sale:

Alexander, Caroline
    The Bounty, The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty, New York, Viking, 2003, ISBN 0-670-03133-x [like new w/dustcover], $2

Attwood, Edward L.
    Text Book of Theoretical Naval Architecture, London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1905 [good condition] $10

Blake, Nicholas & Richard Lawrence
    The Illustrated Companion to Nelson's Navy, Mechanicsburg, PA, Stackpole, 2000, ISBN 0-8117-3275-4 [soft cover, excellent condition] $8

British Shipbuilding Research Association
   Journal, Vol 9, 1954, bound set, ex US Patent Office Library [very good condition] $5

Chapelle, Howard I.
    The National Watercraft Collection, Washington, Smithsonian Institution, 1976, ISBN 0-87742-060-2 [very good condition w/ dust jacket] $5

Forester, C.S.
    Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies, Boston, Little, Brown and Co., 1958 [book club edition, fair condition w/torn dust jacket], $2
    Lord Hornblower, Boston, Little, Brown and Co., 1946 [first edition, fair condition], $2
    Young Hornblower, Three Complete Novels (Mr. Midshipman Hornblower / Lieutenant Hornblower / Hornblower of the Atropos), Boston, Little, Brown and Co.,1948-1953 [good condition w/ fair dust jacket], $5
    Young Hornblower, Three Complete Novels (Mr. Midshipman Hornblower / Lieutenant Hornblower / Hornblower of the Atropos), Boston, Little, Brown and Co.,1948-1953 [fair condition w/o dust jacket], $4

Frolich, Bernard
    The Art of Ship Modeling: Sailing Navy 1680-1820, Piermont/Nice, Pier Books/Dupont Communications/A.N.C.R.E., 2002, [excellent condition w/ dust jacket], $65

Goodwin, Peter
    Men O' War, the Illustrated Story of Life in Nelson's Navy, London, Carlton, 2003, ISBN 1-84442-871-0 [excellent condition w/ dust jacket], $4

Herreshoff, L. Francis
    Capt. Nat Herreshoff, the Wizard of Bristol, New York, Sheridan House, 1974, [good condition w/ dust jacket], $5
    
Lavery, Brian
    Nelson's Navy, the Ships, Men and Organisation 1793-1815, London, Conway, 1989, ISBN 1-59114-611-9 [soft cover, very good condition], $14
    The Arming and Fitting of English Ships of War 1600-1815, Annapolis, Naval Institute Press, 1987, ISBN 0-87021-009-2 [excellent condition w/dust jacket], $50
    
Lees, James
    The Masting and Rigging of English Ships of War (revised edition), London, Conway, 1984, ISBN 0-87021-948-0 [very good condition], $28

Lovette, Leland P.
    Naval Customs Traditions and Usage, Annapolis US Naval Institute, 1939 [very good condition, no dust jacket], $2

Miller, David
    The World of Jack Aubrey, Philadelphia, Courage Books, 2003, ISBN 0-7624-1652-1 [like new condition w/ dust jacket], $6

Morison, Samuel Eliot
    Admiral of the Ocean Sea, a Life of Christopher Columbus, Boston, Little, Brown and Co., 1942 [first edition?, good condition], $2
    Admiral of the Ocean Sea, a Life of Christopher Columbus, Atlantic Monthly Press reprint [paperback, two volumes, excellent condition], $1

Philbrick, Nathaniel
    In the Heart of the Sea, The Tragedy of the Whaleship ESSEX, New York, Viking, 2000, ISBN 0-670-89157-6 [excellent condition w/dustcover], $1
    
Pope, Dudley
    Life in Nelson's Navy, London, Chatham, 1981, ISBN 1-86176-034-5 [paperback, very good condition w/some writing on inside front cover and 1st page], $1
    
Rosenow, Frank
    Sailing Craft, Boston, Sail Books, 1983, ISBN 0-914814-33-8 [very good condition w/ fair dust jacket], $2

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History
    The Maritime Administration Collection of Ship Plans (1939-1970), catalog, [very good condition, no dust jacket] $2
    Ship Plan List: Maritime Collection, catalog, [very good condition, no dust jacket] $5

Steel, David
    Steel's Elements Mastmaking, Sailmakingand Rigging, Edward Sweetman, NY, reproduced by photolithographic process from the 1932 edition, [very good condition with all five folding plates, no dust jacket], $55
    
Underhill, Harold A.
    Masting & Rigging the Clipper Ship & Ocean Carrier, Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1969 [very good condition w/ dust jacket], $8
    Plank-on-Frame Models and Scale Masting & Rigging – Vols I and II, Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1974 [very good condition w/ dust jackets], $14
    Sailing Ship Rigs & Rigging, Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1974 [very good condition w/ dust jacket], $9
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