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Sea Trails

By: ''Sea-Wrack' (Lieut.-Comdr EH Crebbin, R.N. (retd))

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017426

Condition: Good


286pp + 64pp catalogue at rear. Blue boards, title/author inked over on spine, general light ageing to contents, overall a Good tight copy without dustwrapper. A collection of short stories, most previously published in Blackwood's Magazine, The Cornhill or Chamber's Journal, plus 4 recently broadcast. Scarce. View more info

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Maritime Heritage: Art, Ship Models and Memorabilia in Rotterdam Offices

By: Akveld, Leo / Oosterwijk, Bram

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Coolegem Media: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017236

ISBN: 9075352743

Condition: Very Good


223pp, colour illustrations with narrative throughout. Blue boards, landscape format, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for The King's Customs: Vol I: An Account of Maritime Revenue & Contraband Traffic in England, Scotland, & Ireland, from the Earliest Times to the Year 1800. Vol II: ...the Introduction of Free Trade & the Abolition of the Navigation & Corn Laws, from 1801-55

The King's Customs: Vol I: An Account of Maritime Revenue & Contraband Traffic in England, Scotland, & Ireland, from the Earliest Times to the Year 1800. Vol II: ...the Introduction of Free Trade & the Abolition of the Navigation & Corn Laws, from 1801-55

By: Atton, Henry / Holland, Henry Hurst / Preface By FS Parry

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017862

Condition: Very Good


Volume I: (first edition 1908) xv + 489pp, 4 illustrations, one folding, index, appendix. Volume II: (first edition 1910) xii + 507pp, 7 illustrations, index, addenda. Both volumes , gilt on green cloth, gilt on black title label to spine. Very light wear only, a super set of the 2 volume reprint. View more info

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The Rescues of Henry Blogg and the Crews of the Cromer Lifeboats

By: Bensley, Mick / Foreword By HRH Duke of Kent, Introduced By Ray Kipling

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Bengunn: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021885

ISBN: 1857702298

Condition: Near Very Good


83pp, featuring 39 watercolour paintings, bibliography. Large landscape format hardback, bumping to spine head and upper front corners (slight corner creasing to upper front corner of pages resulting), overall a near VG copy in (slight edge creasing) dustwrapper. Signed and dated by the author on 1/2 title page. View more info

Image for The Bombay Country Ships 1790 - 1833

The Bombay Country Ships 1790 - 1833

By: Bulley, Anne

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Surrey, Curzon Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017291

ISBN: 0700712364

Condition: Fine


xvi + 288pp, index, glossary, bibliography, notes, 12 plates, 6 maps. Blue boards, a Fine copy in a VG dustwrapper. A detailed account of the private merchant ships in India, and the importance of the dockyard and the Parsi master builders, during the period when the Bombay fleet was at its zenith. It describes the interdependence of Europeans and Indians, the owners and crew, the trade and voyages before a slow decline began. View more info

Image for The Beadnell Sailing Club. A History 1935-2003

The Beadnell Sailing Club. A History 1935-2003

By: Clements, Tom / Peereboom, Tony

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Beadnell, Beadnell Sailing Club: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015856

Condition: Very Good


52pp, illustrated. A VG clean tight copy. View more info

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To Sail No More Part Two (II, 2)

By: Critchley, Mike

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Maritime Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017305

ISBN: 0907771696

Condition: Very Good


96pp, index, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Landscape format softback, a VG clean tight copy. Scarce. View more info

Image for International Maritime Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Useful Maritime Terms and Phrases, Together with Their Equivalents in French and German

International Maritime Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Useful Maritime Terms and Phrases, Together with Their Equivalents in French and German

By: De Kerchove, René

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, D Van Nostrand: 1961

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 017233

Condition: Good


v + 1018pp, German and French indexes, illustrations (some folding), drawings. Blue boards, light wear only, some foxing mainly to endpapers and edges, endpapers slightly grubby otherwise a Good clean tight copy without dustwrapper. View more info

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Naval Heritage in the West Parts I, II and III

By: Endacott, Andy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Plymouth, DL Endacott: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 016976

Condition: Very Good


3 volume set. Part I: 48pp 1986 1st edition, ISBN 095115270X; Part II: 64pp, 1987 1st edition ISBN 0951152718; Part III: 64pp, 1988 1st edition ISBN 0951152726. Each book is fully illustrated with captioned black and white photographs. Light wear only, a VG set. Part III is signed and dated by the author on the title page. View more info

Image for Studies in British Privateering, Trading Enterprise and Seamen's Welfare, 1775 - 1900 (Exeter Papers in Economic History)

Studies in British Privateering, Trading Enterprise and Seamen's Welfare, 1775 - 1900 (Exeter Papers in Economic History)

By: Fisher, Stephen (Editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Exeter, University of Exeter Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017707

ISBN: 085989214X

Condition: Very Good


165pp, 10 appendices, map. Blue card covers, small glue mark to rear otherwise light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. Signed by the editor on the title page. A collection of 6 essays. View more info

Image for The Barque 'Magellan': A Story of the French Deep-Sea Sailors

The Barque 'Magellan': A Story of the French Deep-Sea Sailors

By: Frank, Bernard (Translated from the French By E Keble Chatterton)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Jarrold & Sons Ltd: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016815

Condition: Very Good


255pp, 15 illustrations, endpaper maps. Blue boards, general light foxing mainly to edges, overall a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Undated, but presumed 1938 1st edition (ref: British Library). An intimate portrait of life aboard a French barque on the high seas. View more info

Image for Exmoor's Maritime Heritage: Minehead; Lynmouth; Porlock Weir; Blue Anchor; Watchet

Exmoor's Maritime Heritage: Minehead; Lynmouth; Porlock Weir; Blue Anchor; Watchet

By: Gilman, John

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Somerset, Exmoor Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017196

ISBN: 0861834453

Condition: Very Good


160pp, 189 black and white photographs including many 19th century views. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Scale Model Tugs and Trawlers

Scale Model Tugs and Trawlers

By: Gorman, Tom

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kent, Nexus Special Interests Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018255

ISBN: 1854861883

Condition: Very Good


145pp, 3 appendices, illustrated with drawings and photographs throughout. Large softback, light reading wear only, a VG clean tight copy. Excellent reference for the ship modeller. View more info

Image for How To Build, Improve and Repair Fibreglass Boats

How To Build, Improve and Repair Fibreglass Boats

By: Grang, G

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Karnak Publishing: 2006

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 022637

ISBN: 1904891187

Condition: Very Good


202pp, index, photographs, drawings, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Ebbing Tide: A Series of Articles About Ships and the Sea

The Ebbing Tide: A Series of Articles About Ships and the Sea

By: Green, DH James

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Suffolk, Polstead Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015869

ISBN: 0956224326

Condition: Very Good


124pp, illustrated. Softback, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Vitar a Islandi: Leidarljos a Landsins Strondum, 1878-2002

Vitar a Islandi: Leidarljos a Landsins Strondum, 1878-2002

By: Gudmundur L. Hafsteinsson / Kristjan Sveinsson / Gudmundur Bernodusson

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Iceland, Siglingastofnun Islands: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015927

ISBN: 9979945443

Condition: Very Good


435pp, index, bibliography, illustrations throughout, some in colour. Icelandic text with English captions to photographs and a summary in english at the rear of the book. Large hardback, pictorial boards, the definitive guide to the history and development of Iceland's lighthouses, including notes on every lighthouse and the various optical apparatus and lanterns. Packed weight approx 3kg, extra shipping required to non-UK address. Scarce. View more info

Image for The Johnson Line and Shipping Conferences: A Concise History of a Steam Ship Company and Its Relations to International Shipping Cartels 1904 - 1940

The Johnson Line and Shipping Conferences: A Concise History of a Steam Ship Company and Its Relations to International Shipping Cartels 1904 - 1940

By: Hahnel, Bengt

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Nordstjernan: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017830

Condition: Very Good


322pp, illustrated. Large softback, minor marks, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for F. H. Chapman : The First Naval Architect and His Work

F. H. Chapman : The First Naval Architect and His Work

By: Harris, Daniel G.

Price: £13.50

Publisher: London, Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017178

ISBN: 0851774865

Condition: Very Good


255pp, index, sources and bibliography, 12 appendices, illustrated throughout with drawings and plates. Red boards, an excellent clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Chapman was the author of the Architectura Navalis Mercatoria. View more info

Image for The Sizes and Lengths of Riggings and the Hayward-Kendal Pamphlet Controversy, 1656

The Sizes and Lengths of Riggings and the Hayward-Kendal Pamphlet Controversy, 1656

By: Hayward, Edward / Kendal, George (Introduction By RC Anderson)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Francis Edwards: 1967

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 017771

Condition: Very Good


142pp, 6 facsimile documents herein, 3 increased in size from the originals to clarify the type. Limited edition of 500 copies, this cope in unnumbered. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Life and Death on the 'Royal Charter': The True Story of a Treasure-Ship Wrecked on Anglesey

Life and Death on the 'Royal Charter': The True Story of a Treasure-Ship Wrecked on Anglesey

By: Holden, Chris / Holden, Lesley

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Chester, Calgo Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022234a

ISBN: 0954506626

Condition: Very Good


288pp, glossary, bibliography, photographs and illustrations, many in colour. Softback, a VG copy. View more info

Image for A New History of British Shipping

A New History of British Shipping

By: Hope, Ronald

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017781

ISBN: 0719547997

Condition: Very Good


xviii + 533pp, index, bibliography, 16pp plates, maps. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Merchant Ships: Newbuildings

Merchant Ships: Newbuildings

By: Hornsby, DT (Editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Marinart/Kogan Page: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017248

ISBN: 0850380693

Condition: Very Good


250pp, illustrations, line drawings, alphabetical list of ships. Spiral bound, rubbing to covers otherwise a VG clean tight copy. A good reference for the ship modeller. View more info

Image for An Illustrated History of Cardiff Docks. Volumes 1, 2 and 3 (3 Volume Set)

An Illustrated History of Cardiff Docks. Volumes 1, 2 and 3 (3 Volume Set)

By: Hutton, John

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Kettering, Silver Link Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021007

Condition: Very Good


3 volume set. Volume 1: Bute West Dock, Bute East Dock and Roath Dock. 2008 1st edition. 144pp, index, Volume 2: Queen Alexandra Dock, Entrance Channel and Mountstuart Dry Docks. 2008 1st edition. 144pp, index. Volume 3: The Cardiff Railway Company and the Docks at War. 2009 1st edition. 160pp, index. 3 volume set, over 750 illustrations in total, photographs, maps, newspaper cuttings and other ephemera, providing a unique portrait of Cardiff's Docks. General light readi... View more info

Image for Collection La Journee Vinicole: Le Transport du Vin sur le Canal-du-Midi (Winte Transportation Along the Canal Du Midi)

Collection La Journee Vinicole: Le Transport du Vin sur le Canal-du-Midi (Winte Transportation Along the Canal Du Midi)

By: Jaroniak, Florence (Editor)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: France, Causse Editions: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020380

ISBN: 291259720X

Condition: Very Good


176pp, illustrations throughout, many in colour. Dual french/english text. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Maritime Heritage: The Ships and Seamen of Southern Ceredigion

Maritime Heritage: The Ships and Seamen of Southern Ceredigion

By: Jenkins, J. Geraint

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Dyfed, Gomer Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019887

ISBN: 0850889855

Condition: Very Good


ix + 265pp, index, 14 maps and diagrams, 63 illustrations. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Bark Canoes: The Art and Obsession of Tappan Adney

Bark Canoes: The Art and Obsession of Tappan Adney

By: Jennings, John

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Canada, Firefly Books, Limited: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017208

ISBN: 1552977331

Condition: Very Good


152pp, index, bibliography, glossary, photographs throughout, most in colour, featuring the 110 models of Edwin Adney. Laminated pictorial boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. A study of the man and his models who single-handedly preserved the fading history of Native Bark Canoe construction in North America. View more info

Image for Cargo Work. Fifth Edition

Cargo Work. Fifth Edition

By: Kemp, John F / Young, Peter

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Heinemann Newnes: 1990

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 017381

ISBN: 0434910368

Condition: Very Good


124pp, indexes, drawings in text. Softback, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Harland and Wolff's Empire Food Ships 1934 - 1948: A Link with the Southern Dominions

Harland and Wolff's Empire Food Ships 1934 - 1948: A Link with the Southern Dominions

By: Kerbrech, Richard P. De

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Isle of Wight, Coach House Publications Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018320

ISBN: 1899392114

Condition: Very Good


xxxii + 72pp, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. Softback, light edge rubbing, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for At the South Pole; or, the Adventures of Richard Pengelley, Mariner

At the South Pole; or, the Adventures of Richard Pengelley, Mariner

By: Kingston, William HG

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Cassell, Petter & Galpin:

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 017250

Condition: Good


415pp, 44 illustrations. Black leather gilt, 5 bands to spine, title label, spine slightly dulled, rubs to edges and corners, marbled endpapers, general light foxing, a few marks to contents. A good tight very presentable of this classic. 4th edition, undated, circa 1884. View more info

Image for Steamers & Ferries of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

Steamers & Ferries of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

By: Kittridge, Alan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Stroud, Tempus Publishing Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020965

ISBN: 0752432265

Condition: Very Good


128pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Arranged in 3 sections:- River Tamar to Mevagissey; River Fal and the Lizard; Penzance, the Isles of Scilly and North Cornwall. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Sussex Shipping: Sail Steam and Motor

Sussex Shipping: Sail Steam and Motor

By: Langley, Michael

Price: £11.00

Publisher: West Sussex, Middleton Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017774

ISBN: 1904474233

Condition: Very Good


192pp, index, bibliography, maps, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Laminated pictorial boards, an excellent clean tight copy. View more info

Image for The Loss of the Kent East Indiaman in the Bay of Biscay  (Narrated in a Letter to a Friend)

The Loss of the Kent East Indiaman in the Bay of Biscay (Narrated in a Letter to a Friend)

By: MacGregor, General Sir Duncan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 021423

Condition: Very Good


90pp + 4pp adverts at rear, 5 illustrations. Decorated boards, in super condition, school presentation plate to front pastedown dated Xmas 1886, some foxing to contents, mainly to endpapers and edges. Overall a VG copy. Undated, this is stated to be a new edition, with additions. Describes the loss of the Kent East Indiaman , on 1st March 1825, 547 of 641 passengers and crew were saved. View more info

Image for Treaty Cruisers: The First International Warship Building Competition

Treaty Cruisers: The First International Warship Building Competition

By: Marriott, Leo

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Barnsley, Pen & Sword Maritime: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017770

ISBN: 1844151883

Condition: Very Good


vi + 185pp, index, 4 appendices, illustrated. Black boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Covers ships from Britain (County Class), France (Duquense, Suffren and Algeria Classes), Italy (Trento, Zara and Bolzano Classes), Germany (Hipper Class), the USA (Pensacola, Northampton, Portland, New Orleans, Wichita and Baltimore Classes) and Japan (Furatake, Asoba, Myoko, Takoa, Mogami and Tone Classes). View more info

Image for The Irish Sea: Aspects of Maritime History

The Irish Sea: Aspects of Maritime History

By: McCaughan, Michael / Appleby, John (Editors)

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Belfast, The Institute of Irish Studies: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017720

ISBN: 0853893276

Condition: Very Good


x + 177pp, notes, bibliography, illustrations. Softback, general browning to pages, light reading wear, overall a VG clean tight copy. 15 Papers presented at the Irish Sea maritime history conference organised by the Institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University, Belfast and the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, Cultra, County Down. Held at the Museum, 30 September - 3 October 1986. View more info

Image for Nagel Auctions: Tek Sing Treasures

Nagel Auctions: Tek Sing Treasures

By: Nagel Auction Staff

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Nagel Auctions: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020726

Condition: Very Good


395pp, fully illustrated auction catalogue, plus an abridged excerpt from 'The Legacy of the Tek Sing' by Nigel Pickford. Dual English/German text. Softback, small scratch to front cover otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Nagle Journal: A Diary of the Life of Jacob Nagle, Sailor, from the Year 1775 to 1841

The Nagle Journal: A Diary of the Life of Jacob Nagle, Sailor, from the Year 1775 to 1841

By: Nagle, Jacob / Dann, John C (Editor)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017957

ISBN: 1555842232

Condition: Very Good


xxx + 402pp, index, notes, glossary, 2 appendices, illustrated including 20 colour plates, endpaper maps. Quarter-bound in buff cloth over blue boards, gilt decoration to front board, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Song of the Waterlily: The Building of a Boat

The Song of the Waterlily: The Building of a Boat

By: Newell, Martin / Dodds, James

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jardine Press Ltd: 2008

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 022026

ISBN: 0955203570

Condition: Very Good


52pp, illustrated throughout by James Dodds, much in colour, accompanied by the poetry of Martin Newell. Blue boards, pictorial endpapers, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Steam Marine Engines: Catalogue of the Collection in the City of Liverpool Public Museums

Steam Marine Engines: Catalogue of the Collection in the City of Liverpool Public Museums

By: Paget-Tomlinson, EW

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Liverpool, Liverpool Public Museums: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020706

Condition: Good


27pp plus 6 plates. Illustrated card covers, a few marks/rubs, contents are stapled which are rusty with localised marking. General light foxing to contents. Plates show plans and elevations of various engines. Useful reference for the ship modeller. View more info

Image for The World's Merchant Ships: Images and Impressions

The World's Merchant Ships: Images and Impressions

By: Paintings By Robert Lloyd, Described By Roy Fenton

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Preston, Ships in Focus Publications: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022242

ISBN: 1901703673

Condition: Very Good


112pp, colour illustrations throughout. Blue boards, landscape format, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication from the author to ½ title page. View more info

Image for Australian Coastal Shipping

Australian Coastal Shipping

By: Pemberton, Barry

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017180

ISBN: 0522841317

Condition: Very Good


xviii + 327pp, index, bibliography, notes, 2 appendices, illustrated with drawings and plates. Red boards, a VG clean tight copy in (very slight spine fading) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Fair Winds and Foul: A Narrative of Daily Life Aboard an American Clipper Ship (Seafaring Men: Their Ship and Times Series)

Fair Winds and Foul: A Narrative of Daily Life Aboard an American Clipper Ship (Seafaring Men: Their Ship and Times Series)

By: Perry, Frederick

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Earl M Coleman: 1979

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 017395

ISBN: 093057625X

Condition: Very Good


xi + 204pp, 9 plates, endpaper maps. Blue boards, light ageing, slight marking to page edges, overall a VG copy without dustwrapper. Blurb states this as being a faithful facsimile of the 1927 1st edition; in fact the facsimile is of the 1927 second edition! View more info

Image for Machinery and Pipe Arrangement on Shipboard

Machinery and Pipe Arrangement on Shipboard

By: Pounder, CC

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Manchester, Emmott & Co Limited: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020978

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 440pp, index, appendix, 23 tables, 256 drawings. Green boards, gilt titling to spine, blind-stamped to front board, a few minor marks, general light ageing and wear, overall a VG copy, no dustwrapper. Scarce. View more info

Image for Text Book for Trawler Enginemen

Text Book for Trawler Enginemen

By: Preface By Thomas P Greenaway

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Grimsby, Grimsby Joint Arbitration Committee: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020738

Condition: Fair to Good


108pp, 46 illustrations, contents structured as a question with the detailed explanation following. Red boards, staining/marking/rubbing, some foxing/marks to contents, company stamp in 3 places, owner's name to front pastedown, closed tear to 1 page. Overall this is a Fair to Good working copy only, but is complete and in a sound binding. Scarce. View more info

Image for The Warship Figureheads of Portsmouth

The Warship Figureheads of Portsmouth

By: Pulvertaft, David

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud, The History Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021780

ISBN: 075245076X

Condition: Very Good


120pp, indices, sources, colour illustrations of figureheads. Large format softback, light edge rubbing, a VG copy. Useful reference for the ship modeller. View more info

Image for Shipwrecks: An Encyclopedia of the World's Worst Disasters at Sea

Shipwrecks: An Encyclopedia of the World's Worst Disasters at Sea

By: Ritchie, David

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, Facts on File: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017145

ISBN: 0816031630

Condition: Very Good


xi + 292pp, index, bibliography, chronology, appendix, illustrations. Black boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper View more info

Image for Standard Ship Designs: Dry Cargo, Container and Ro-Ro Vessels

Standard Ship Designs: Dry Cargo, Container and Ro-Ro Vessels

By: Scott, Robert

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Fairplay Publications Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017167

ISBN: 0905045548

Condition: Very Good


viii + 131pp, index, over 200 designs featured, with drawings and technical data. Large softback, light wear to covers, overall a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Standard Ship Designs: Bulk Carriers and Tankers

Standard Ship Designs: Bulk Carriers and Tankers

By: Scott, Robert

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Fairplay Publications Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017169

ISBN: 0905045726

Condition: Very Good


viii + 121pp, index, 184 designs featured, with drawings and technical data. Large softback, light wear to covers, overall a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for No.5 Steam Yachts, Launches, Marine, Electric Light, and Other Machinery. With Numerous Designs. Fourth Edition. (Steamboat Catalogue Facsimile Reprint No.1)

No.5 Steam Yachts, Launches, Marine, Electric Light, and Other Machinery. With Numerous Designs. Fourth Edition. (Steamboat Catalogue Facsimile Reprint No.1)

By: Simpson, Strickland & Co., Ltd

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Middlesex, Steam Engine Research Project: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 020105

ISBN: 0948885017

Condition: Very Good


67pp, illustrated with photographs and drawings. This is a facsimile reprint of the No.5 catalogue of Simpson, Strickland & Co., Ltd, Dartmouth, from circa 1898. Light wear only, card covers, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Visit of Colonial Premiers and the Houses of Parliament to Portsmouth, May 1907 (Not for Publication)

Visit of Colonial Premiers and the Houses of Parliament to Portsmouth, May 1907 (Not for Publication)

By: Staff of the Admiralty

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode Ltd: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021717

Condition: Good+


17pp, 8 illustrations on 7 pages, each tissue guarded, folding plan, folding list of the ships of the home fleet at Portsmouth, 3rd May, 1907. Blue leather boards, gilt decoration with the official coat-of-arms on the front cover and the seal of the Admiralty on the rear cover, gilt dentelles and edges, and watered silk flyleaves. Small rubs to spine base and edges, the nature of the thick paper used for the plates means that the boards are slightly sprung, overall a Goo... View more info

Image for The Industrial Archaeology of Docks and Harbours

The Industrial Archaeology of Docks and Harbours

By: Stammers, Michael

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Stroud, Tempus Publishing Ltd: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018010

ISBN: 0752439006

Condition: Fine


192pp, index, bibliography, 25 colour plates plus black and white illustrations throughout. Softback, a Fine clean tight copy. View more info