Pacific Graveyard. A Narrative of the Ships Lost Where the Columbia River Meets the Pacific Ocean.

[Northwest Maritime] Gibbs, James A., Jr.

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A Very Good plus copy in a Very Good dust jacket with a half inch chip to the top edge of the front panel and wear to the spine ends. The Columbia River bar that borders Washington and Oregon is considered one of the most treacherous maritime hazzards. At the time the book was written over 150 major shipwrecks occurred around the Columbia River and the author describes many of the more dramatic events, illustrated with vintage photographs. Fold-out map is present. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Pacific Graveyard. A Narrative of the Ships ...
Publisher: Binfords & Mort
Publication Date: 1950
Edition: First Printing of the First Edition.

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Book Description Oregon Historical Society, Binfords & Mort. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2665539923

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Gibbs, James A., Jr.
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Book Description Binfords & Mort, Publishers / Oregon Historical Society, 1950. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. Hard Cover -- Includes fold-out map -- Good -- Tight with light wear -- Blue pictorial cover, no dust jacket if issued -- Photography included -- First Edition as no prior printing noted. Bookseller Inventory # 321127

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Gibbs, James A.
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Book Description Binford and Mort, Portland, 1950. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Jacket is edge worn. Pages show light age tanning on edges. Shipwreck chart and map end papers. Previous owner sig on top of FEP and book plate on half title page. Otherwise, a clean, tight copy. Bookseller Inventory # 017746

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GIBBS, James A., Jr.
Published by Binfords & Mort, [1950]., Portland, OR: (1950)
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Book Description Binfords & Mort, [1950]., Portland, OR:, 1950. 8vo. 173, [1] pp. Numerous photo illust., maps on endpapers. Blue cloth (wrn, ex-lib mrkngs on endpapers, tape repairs to joints, offsetting, w/ d.j. (edgewear, rubbng, w/o flaps), G-/G ex-lib copy. First edition. Bookseller Inventory # 36850

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Gibbs, James A.
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Book Description Binfords & Mort, Portland, OR, 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. FIRST EDITION. Account of shipwreck and disaster off the mouth of the Columbia River. With foldout shipwreck chart and map. Black and white photos. 173 pp. Light rubbing to extremities. Very small spot to front board. Some light DJ edgewear. Price sticker to front DJ flap. Clean, tight. Bookseller Inventory # 2484

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James A Gibbs, Jr.
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Book Description Binfords & Mort, Publishers, Portland, Oregon, 1950. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Clean unmarked and like new. Dust jacket price clipped but still retains a price of $3.50, apparently the publisher changed the price and printed new price on the jacket in a different location. Dust jacket has some minor wear mainly at head of spine, dj is now in a new protective mylar sleeve. Endpapers and pastedowns have a map and a key to shipwreck chart which lists all major wrecks of vessels over 25 tons {151 shipwrecks} with the year and date of wreck, illustrated with photographs, weather and tide conditions, depths of bar entrances on the Pacific Coast at mean low water, 192 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 009760

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Book Description Binford & Mort Pub, Portland OR, 1950. Hartd Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Book Description: Binfords & Mort, Portland, 1950. First Printing of the First Edition.Hard Cover. Book Condition A book that is clean tight unmarked, but has a section in the middle of yellowed pages, and a dust jacket with significant chipping to the spine ends. The Columbia River bar that borders Washington and Oregon is considered one of the most treacherous maritime hazards. At the time the book was written over 150 major shipwrecks occurred around the Columbia River and the author describes many of the more dramatic events, illustrated with vintage photographs. Bookseller Inventory # 017980. Bookseller Inventory # 017980

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Gibbs, James A., Jr. [Jim Gibbs].
Published by Portland, OR: Oregon Historical Society and Binfords & Mort, Publishers, 1950. (1950)
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Book Description Portland, OR: Oregon Historical Society and Binfords & Mort, Publishers, 1950., 1950. Presumed first edition (no direct statement provided but with single date upon copyright page) SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. [10], 192 pages. Hardcover: H 22.25cm x L 14cm. Dust jacket rubbed, toning/fading to spine panel with shallow chipping at head, nicks and several short tears at edges; dj presented in a mylar protector. Pale yellowish-green cloth with black stamping to front board and spine. Past owner's personal bookplate on front free endpaper's blank verso. Author's blue ink signature on half title's verso opposite the title page. Interior pages are otherwise bright and clean. Binding is firm. A very good+ copy in a very good- dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # INV-6380

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Book Description Binfords & Mort, Portland, OR, 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor. 1st Edition. 192 pp.+ 20 Photo Plts, Map e.p., Grn Illus Hardback, VG in ratty DJ, 1st ed. Bookseller Inventory # 093173

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GIBBS, James A. Jr.
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Book Description Binfords and Mort (1950), Portland, OR, 1950. Book Condition: Near fine. Dust Jacket Condition: very good +. First Edition. Near fine in a very good-plus jacket. 8vo. Blue cloth, black line illustration to front board. In origina illustrated dust jacket. Unclipped. Jacket tone at spine, bit of loss from upper spine. Cloth with tiny bit of lean. Else clean, sound. First printing of the first book from Gibbs, an importany maritime historian of the Pacific Northwest. Attractive in jacket. 173pp. Bookseller Inventory # 14868

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