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Sea Trails

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

Price: £18.00

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: £18.00

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: £18.00

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: £27.00

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: £54.00

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: £9.00

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

Image for North Sea Incident 21-22 October 1904: A Centenary Commemoration. Assault on the Hull Fishing Fleet 21-22 October 1904 and the Origins and Fate of the Box Fleet

North Sea Incident 21-22 October 1904: A Centenary Commemoration. Assault on the Hull Fishing Fleet 21-22 October 1904 and the Origins and Fate of the Box Fleet

By: Credland, Arthur G

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Hull, Hull City Museums & Art Galleries: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030068

ISBN: 0904490327

Condition: Near Very Good


94pp, notes, maps, illustrations, photographs. Softback, small rub to 1 corner, otherwise a VG copy. 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: £18.00

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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High-Speed Small Craft

By: Du Cane, Peter

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Temple Press Limited: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030623

Condition: Very Good


ix + 278pp, illustrated endpapers, index, 18 black and white plates, drawings throughout. Black boards, generally light foxing, page edges browned, a VG copy in (edge chipped mainly to spine head, spine dulled, price-clipped) dustwrapper. The author led the development of Vosper's boatyard into the great shipbuilding concern of Vosper Thornycroft. He is well known for his designs of high speed craft and is particularly associated with Sir Malcolm Campbell's Bluebird II, the Vosper type MTBs, the gas turbined Brave and Ferocity classes and also with Tramontana, winner of the second Daily Expres... View more info

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Naval Heritage in the West Parts I, II and III

By: Endacott, Andy

Price: £9.00

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 Falconer's Universal Dictionary of the Marine, 1815 Edition

Falconer's Universal Dictionary of the Marine, 1815 Edition

By: Falconer, William / Edited By William Burney

Price: £36.00

Publisher: London, Chatham Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 030247

ISBN: 1861762046

Condition: Very Good


xv + 708pp + 88pp Vocabulary + 35 plates, errata. Brown boards, minor (production) marks to front board and edges, general light ageing, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Very heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

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Steady as She Goes: A History of the Compass Department of the Admiralty

By: Fanning, AE

Price: £11.25

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030231

ISBN: 0112904254

Condition: Very Good


xlv + 462pp, index, bibliography, 165 illustrations, chapter notes. Blue cloth boards, small bump to lower front corner, a few edge rubs, light ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. 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: £13.50

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: £13.50

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 The Old Wooden Walls: Their Construction, Equipment Etc.. Being an Abridged Edition of Falconer's Celebrated Marine Dictionary

The Old Wooden Walls: Their Construction, Equipment Etc.. Being an Abridged Edition of Falconer's Celebrated Marine Dictionary

By: Gill, Claude S (Master Mariner, Edited, Arranged and with an Introduction by)

Price: £10.80

Publisher: London, W & G Foyle Ltd: 1930

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030223

Condition: Good


xvii + 203pp, 16 folding plates, 14 illustrations plus colour frontispiece. Black boards, spine faded, a few rubs, foxing mainly to edges and endpapers, a few minor creases to folding plates, overall a Good tight copy. 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: £9.00

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 How To Build, Improve and Repair Fibreglass Boats

How To Build, Improve and Repair Fibreglass Boats

By: Grang, G

Price: £22.50

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: £9.00

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 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: £36.00

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 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: £9.00

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 Merchant Ships: Newbuildings

Merchant Ships: Newbuildings

By: Hornsby, DT (Editor)

Price: £9.00

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 L.N.W.R. (LNWR, London & North Western Railway) And the M.D. & H.B. (MD&HB, Mersey Docks and Harbour Board): The History of the Dock Lines of Railway from the Records

L.N.W.R. (LNWR, London & North Western Railway) And the M.D. & H.B. (MD&HB, Mersey Docks and Harbour Board): The History of the Dock Lines of Railway from the Records

By: James, JC

Price: £22.50

Publisher: JC James: 1980

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 030510

Condition: Very Good


112pp, track plans, drawings, black and white photographs. Large format softback, light wear only, VG. Stated to be a limited edition, of unknown number. A history of these railways between 1846 and 1923. 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: £18.00

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 Bark Canoes: The Art and Obsession of Tappan Adney

Bark Canoes: The Art and Obsession of Tappan Adney

By: Jennings, John

Price: £10.80

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: £9.00

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 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: £22.50

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: £9.00

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: £9.00

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: £18.00

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 The Complete Book of Small Boats

The Complete Book of Small Boats

By: Mason, Jerry (Editor)

Price: £13.50

Publisher: New York, The Bobbs-Merrill Company Inc: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030634

Condition: Good


144pp, black and white illustrations throughout. Grey fleck boards, browning/rubbing to edges, general browning to contents, a Good copy in a Poor (spine and lower half of rear panel missing, edge loss to the rest which is now in a removable protective sleeve and looks quite presentable) dustwrapper. Scarce. 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: £9.00

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: £45.00

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: £13.50

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: £9.00

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: £13.50

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: £18.00

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: £13.50

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: £10.80

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: £45.00

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: £9.00

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: £9.00

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 Standard Ship Designs: Bulk Carriers and Tankers

Standard Ship Designs: Bulk Carriers and Tankers

By: Scott, Robert

Price: £27.00

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: £13.50

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 The Last Traditional Oyster Men: A Photographic Record of Falmouth's Working Boats and the Men Who Sail Them (Signed Copy)

The Last Traditional Oyster Men: A Photographic Record of Falmouth's Working Boats and the Men Who Sail Them (Signed Copy)

By: Stone, Mal

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Falmouth, Falcon's Lair Publishing Co.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019982

ISBN: 0955152100

Condition: Very Good


28pp, slightly sepia-toned photographs throughout. Softback, a VG copy. Flat signed by the author on first page. From a published run of 1000 copies. View more info

Image for Survival - the Illustrated History of Everyday Life in the Fjords (New Edition)

Survival - the Illustrated History of Everyday Life in the Fjords (New Edition)

By: Stromgen, Trond

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Norway, Stromgren Publishing: 2009

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 022240

ISBN: 8292616047

Condition: Very Good


144pp, maps, photographs throughout, some in colour. Large softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Eastern Mediterranean Handbook for the Year 1918 Containing Meteorological Information, Tables of the Times of Rising and Setting of the Sun and Moon  and Other Useful Tables

Eastern Mediterranean Handbook for the Year 1918 Containing Meteorological Information, Tables of the Times of Rising and Setting of the Sun and Moon and Other Useful Tables

By: The Hydrographic Department, Admiralty

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode Ltd: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018364

Condition: Good


209pp, data tables etc throughout. Brown cloth covers, some creasing/edge tears, minor edge loss, general ageing to contents, a few marks, creasing to early page corners, part split to joint between title page and preface, but still secure. Overall a Good working copy, scarce. View more info

Image for The Age of Sail: The International Annual of the Historic Sailing Ship. Volume 2: 2003 - 2004

The Age of Sail: The International Annual of the Historic Sailing Ship. Volume 2: 2003 - 2004

By: Tracy, Nicholas / Robson, Martin (Editors)

Price: £12.60

Publisher: London, Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030227

ISBN: 0851779492

Condition: Very Good


208pp, index, black and white photographs and illustrations, 10 articles, plus news/diary and other general sections at rear. Brown boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Includes articles on Nelson, The Barbary Wars and the Fate of the Kronan. View more info

Image for Boat Owners Maintenance Manual

Boat Owners Maintenance Manual

By: Turner; K (Editor)

Price: £10.80

Publisher: London, Karnak Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 020419

ISBN: 1904891446

Condition: Good+


308pp, index, illustrated with photographs and drawings. Softback, edge loss to final page otherwise book appears barely used. Undated but probably a reprint. View more info

Image for Sail Training and Cadet Ships: With Illustrations and Plans

Sail Training and Cadet Ships: With Illustrations and Plans

By: Underhill, Harold A

Price: £16.20

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017668

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 373pp + 45 plans at rear, extensively illustrated, illustrated endpapers. Black boards, an excellent clean tight copy in (small marks to rear panel, price-clipped) dustwrapper. Excellent reference for the ship modeller and historian. View more info