20109
AGUTTER, Rodney & MORCK, BjornAGUTTER
FEARNLEY & EGER, 1869-1969

London. 1968. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 58 PP with 16 portraits and 77 b/w photos, and 1 map at centre fold. Inside front cover: MS Fernlake New York. Pictorial soft cover. Light foxing, o/wise very good. 21.5 x 14.
History & details of fleet.
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$15

59930
AIIA
AUSTRALIAN OUTLOOK - Journal of the Australian Institute of International Affairs - VIETNAM (Volume 23, No. 1)

Melbourne. 1969. The Australian Institute of International Affairs. Volume 23, No. 1 (April 1969). Special issue on Vietnam. Edited by Prof. J.D.B. MILLER. 100, (4) PP. Contains 7 articles from P.7 to 80. Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 24 x 17..
Vietnam and the future of Southeast Asia, by Geoffrey Fairbairn / Graeme Duncan. Australian Military Problems in Vietnam, by Robert O'Neill. The Vietnam war and the Australian Party system, by D. W. Rawson.
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$10

59950
AIIA
AUSTRALIAN OUTLOOK - Journal of the Australian Institute of International Affairs - Volume 13, No. 4

Melbourne. 1959. The Australian Institute of International Affairs. Volume 13, No. 4, March 1959. Edited by B. D. Beddie. (4), 253-332 PP. Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 24 x 17..
Pages 253 to 319, 6 papers on Indonesia - Communist Party strategy in Indonesia 1948-59, by Donal Hindley. ... Strategic geography and the Northern Approaches, by A. J. Rose.
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$10

30937
AKERMAN, Piers
THE CUP COMES DOWN UNDER

Sydney. 1983. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. 52 PP with 2 plans, 9 b/w and 16 colour photos. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 27.7 x 21. 0207149135
The triumph of Australia II - The definitive record.
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$5

30912
ALEXANDER, Caroline
THE ENDURANCE, Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

London. 1998. Bloomsbury. Reprint of the 1998 original. (X), 214 PP with 1 map and 142 b/w photos. Half title page: Cutting through the pack ice. Fp: The Endurance keeling over on port side. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Fine. 23.8 x 21. 074754123X
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$30

61354
ALLENDALE, John
SAILORMAN BETWEEN THE WARS - Being the Journal of a Thames, Medway and Coastal Bargeman

Rochester, Kent. 1978. John Hallewell Publications 1st Ed., with an introduction by F. S. Cooper. XIV, 205 PP with 65 b/w photos. Fp: Sailing Barge "Cabby", seen at Stroud 1975. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$25

34579
AMERICA'S CUP
WINNING & DEFENDING THE CUP

Sydney. 1986. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. (6), 90 PP with maps and plans, and 49 colour photos, plus large folded chart Approaches to Fremantle. Fp: Photo of the America's Cup. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 28.5 x 21.5. 020715421X
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$10

22602
ANDERSON, Capt. Lindsay
AMONG TYPHOONS AND PIRATE CRAFT

Melbourne. 1992. Ibex / Heritage Book Group. Reprint of the 1892 edition . VI, 284 PP with 3 b/w plates. Fp: Gun practice. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front cover and spine. Foxing. Fine. 19.2 x 13.3.
Reminiscence of some months at sea, in the East China Sea, Shanghai, to Japan where the author witnessed in Nagasaki, the opening of Japan to the civilized world.
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$15

61358
ANI
JOURNAL OF THE AUSTRALIAN NAVAL INSTITUTE - 2003 (Nos. 107 to 110)

Canberra. 2003. Australian Naval Institute, Inc. No. 107 (Summer 2003) to No. 110 (Spring 2003). Edited by Andrew FORBES. 4 issues for a total of 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. A fine set. 29.8 x 21.2.
No. 108: Australian Naval Medicine and the Boxer Uprising 1900-1901, by Commander Neil Westphalen. No. 109: Clearance Diving Three's contribution to Operation Falconer, by Lieutenant Commander Scott Craig.
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$30

61360
ANI
JOURNAL OF THE AUSTRALIAN NAVAL INSTITUTE - 2004 (Nos. 111 to 114)

Canberra. 2004. Australian Naval Institute, Inc. No. 111 (Summer 2004) to No. 114 (Spring 2004). Edited by Andrew FORBES. 4 issues for a total of 200 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. A fine set. 29.8 x 21.2.
No. 111: What caused the HMAS Voyager collision, by Commodore D. S. Ferry. No. 113: The grounding of HMS Nottingham, by Lieutenant Commander I. S. Groom.
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$30

61361
ANI
JOURNAL OF THE AUSTRALIAN NAVAL INSTITUTE - 2005 (Nos. 115 to 118)

Canberra. 2005. Australian Naval Institute, Inc. No. 115 (Summer 2005) to No. 118 (Spring 2005). Edited by Andrew FORBES. 4 issues for a total of 200 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. A fine set. 29.8 x 21.2.
No. 115: RAN Persian Gulf Operations, by Rear Admiral Mark Bonser. No. 116: Zheng He and the Maritime Ming Dynasty, by Colonel Kimberley.
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$30

61256
ANI
JOURNAL OF THE AUSTRALIAN NAVAL INSTITUTE - Volume 24

Canberra. 1998. Australian Naval Institute, Inc. Volume 24, No. 1, January/March 1998 to No. 4, October/December 1998. Edited by Leut. W.A. BULLEN. 4 issues for a total of 224 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. A fine set. 29.8 x 21.2.
No. 1: Australia's Contribution to Peace in South East Asia, by Major M. L. F. Spencer. Australian Defence Industry and Science - A Century of Achievement, by Dr. Paul Earnshaw . No. 2: New Zealand's Defence, by Richard Jackson. No. 3: South-East Asian Navies, by Major D. A. Kerr. No. 4: The Scrap Iron Flotilla - A Personal Account, by Mr. Bill Reave.
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$30

61262
ANI
JOURNAL OF THE AUSTRALIAN NAVAL INSTITUTE - Volume 26

Canberra. 2000. Australian Naval Institute, Inc. Volume 26, No. 1, January/March 2000 to No. 4, Summer 2000/2001. Edited by Matthew ROWE. 4 issues for a total of 180 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. A fine set. 29.8 x 21.2.
No. 2: Special "Interfet" Edition. No. 3: Wave Piercing Catamarans - The Naval Future.
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$30

61263
ANI
JOURNAL OF THE AUSTRALIAN NAVAL INSTITUTE - Volume 27

Canberra. 2001. Australian Naval Institute, Inc. Volume 27, No. 1, Autumn/Winter 2001 to No. 3, Summer 2001 - 2002. Edited by Matthew ROWE. 3 issues for a total of 132 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. A fine set. 29.8 x 21.2.
No. 1: The One that didn't get away, pursuit of the South Tomi, by the Southern Supporter. No. 2: HMAS Hobart in the Java Sea 1942. No. 3: An Australian in the Boxer Uprising, the diary of Engineer W. G. Robertson of the Victorian Navy.
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$30

55202
ART QUARTERLY
ART AND AUSTRALIA - Volume 19, Nos. 1 to 4.

Sydney. 1981 & 1982. Sam Ure Smith / Fine Arts Press. 4 issues. Edited by Mervyn HORTON & Marjorie BELL, Marjorie. No. 1 (Spring 1981) to No. 4 (Winter 1982). 496 PP with advertising material, b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine set. 24 x 23.
No. 1: South Australia special number.
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$45

55203
ART QUARTERLY
ART AND AUSTRALIA - Volume 20, Nos. 1 to 4.

Sydney. 1982 & 1983. Sam Ure Smith / Fine Arts Press. 4 issues. Edited by Mervyn HORTON & Marjorie BELL. No. 1 (Spring 1982) to No. 4 (Winter 1983). 564 PP with advertising material, b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine set. 24 x 23.
No. 1: Australian National Gallery Special number. No. 2: The Archibald Prize 1921-1981, an illustrated history of prizewinners, by Anna Waldmann. No. 4: Queensland Art Gallery special number.
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$45

55206
ART QUARTERLY
ART AND AUSTRALIA - Volume 23, Nos. 1 to 4.

Sydney. 1985 & 1986. Sam Ure Smith / Fine Arts Press. 4 issues. Edited by Elwyn LYNN & Margot PINKUS, Margot. No. 1 (Spring 1985) to No. 4 (Winter 1986). 576 PP with advertising material, b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine set. 24 x 23.
No. 3: Vision and Reality, the Heidelberg School, by Leigh Astbury. No. 4: Painted Panorama 1800-1870, by Barry Pearce.
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$45

55088
ART QUARTERLY
ART AND AUSTRALIA - Volume 26, Nos. 1 to 4.

Sydney. 1988 & 1989. Sam Ure Smith / Fine Arts Press. 4 issues. Edited by Leon PAROISSIEN & Annabel DAVIE. No. 1 (September 1988) to No. 4 (Winter 1989). 668 PP with advertising material, b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine set. 24 x 23.
No. 1: Bicentenary Special Issue. No. 2: The ultimate Palace for democratic government (Parliament House, Canberra), by Jennifer Taylor. No. 3: Jacob Jansen in Sydney (1840-1856), by Candice Bruce. No. 4: Dreamings: The Art of Aboriginal Australia, by Peter Sutton and Judth Newman.
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$45

61827
ATKINSON, Jenni
A GIRL IN SQUARE RIG - Four Months Before The Mast

London. 1977. Arlington Books. 1st Ed. 203 PP, plus 16 pages with b/w illustrations (1 map and 34 photos). Eps: details of Brigantine "Phoenix" and Sail Plan. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Near fine. 24 x 16. 8514026580099204509
Deckhand for crossing the Atlantic on the brigantine "Phoenix"
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$30

60070
AUSTRALIA
HISTORICAL STUDIES - Volume 21, Nos. 82-85

Melbourne. 1984 & 1985. Department of History, University of Melbourne. Volume 21, No. 82 (April 1984), No. 83 (October 1984), No. 84 (April 1985) & No. 84 (October 1985). Edited by Paul BOURKE. 4 issues: 628 PP, plus the 8 pages "Contents: Volume 21, Numbers 82-85" loosely inserted. Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 24.2 x 17.
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$40

61853
BAKER, William A.
SLOOPS & SHALLOPS

Barre, Massachusetts. 1966. Barre Publishing Company. 1st Ed. XIV, 174 PP with 50 figures (drawings, sketches, plans). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Fine. 23.5 x 15.5.
The development of shallops along the Atlantic seaboard.
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$35

59107
BALLANTYNE, R. M.
THE CORAL ISLAND - A Tale of the Pacific Ocean

London. c. 1950. Andrew Dakers. Reprint. 235 PP with 1 b/w illustration. Fp (in colour): "...we're set up for life; it must be the ancient paradise. Cloth cover, gilt title on a sunned spine. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 20.8 x 14.
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$10

61925
BANKS, M. R. & BROWN, M. J. (editors)
HEARD ISLAND PAPERS

Hobart. 2000. Royal Society of Tasmania. Volume 133, Part 2, June 2000. Preface by P. M. Selkirk. VI, 77 PP with 2 colour plates (map and aerial photo) and b/w illustrations (drawings, maps, sketches, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0959256806
8 Papers presented 29 June to 1 July 1998 at the Heard Island Workshop, Hobart.
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$45

61900
BANNISTER, John L.
GREAT WHALES

Melbourne. 2008. CSIRO Publishing. 1st Ed., in the "Australian Natural History" series. X, 142 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, graphs, maps, photos) and 15 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 17. 9780643093737
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$20

19251
BARRATT, Glynn
THE RUSSIAN NAVY AND AUSTRALIA TO 1825, The Days Before Suspicion

Melbourne. 1979. Hawthorn Press. 1st Ed. V, 118 PP with 2 maps, plus 4 b/w plates. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22 x 14.5. 0725602287
A survey of the Russians' early visits to Australia: social, naval & scientific activities.
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$15

49617
BARRETT, Charles
THE GREAT BARRIER REEF AND ITS ISLES (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1930. N.G.S. Volume 58, No. 3, September 1930. Contains article between P.354 and 384 with b/w illustrations (1 map and 38 b/w photos). Soft cover. Very good. 25.2 x 17.5.
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$10

61908
BARTIMEUS
MALTA INVICTA

London. 1943. Chatto & Windus. 4th impression. 32 PP, plus 8 pages with 9 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Small crease at top corner of front cover. War economy paper. Near fine. 19.8 x 13.
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$15

42948
BASSETT, Jan
GREAT EXPLORATIONS: An Australian Anthology

Melbourne. 1996. Oxford University Press. 1st Ed. XVIII, 317 PP with 1 map on double page and 3 head pieces. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 22.3 x 14.2. 0195537416
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$15

41149
BAVIER, Robert N.
SAILING TO WIN

London. 1965. Adlard Coles. Completely revised edition, 12th printing. XVIII, (2), 203 PP with 60 figures, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Occasional foxing. Very good. 25.8 x 18.4.
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$10

44870
BAVIER, Robert N.
A VIEW FROM THE COCKPIT - WINNING THE AMERICA'S CUP

New York. 1966. Dodd, Mead & Co. 1st Ed., foreword by Peter Scott. XIV, (2), 167 PP with 1 map (America's Cup Course, 1964) and 106 b/w photos by Morris Rosenfeld & Sons, John Hopf and George Silk. Fp: Portrait of R N Bavier. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket rubbed and chipped. Faint foxing, o/wise very good. 27.3 x 23.2.
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$10

18334
BEACH, Capt. Edward L. (Ret.)
THE UNITED STATES NAVY, 200 Years

New York. 1986. Henry Holt. 1st Ed. XXBI, (2), 564 PP with 39 b/w illust. in text. Hard cover, gilt-engraved cloth spine, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0030447119
The author describes the epic of battles and concentrates on the revolutionary changes in naval warfare brought about by technical innovation.
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$15

61847
BEAN, C. E. W.
FLAGSHIPS THREE

London. 1916. Hodder & Stoughton. Reprint of the 1913 original. VIII, 262 PP. Blue cloth cover, title and illustration on front cover and spine. Signature and date of front endpaper, a little foxing around page edges, o/wise a very good copy. 19 x 12.5.
The creation of the Royal Australian Navy and its role, decided at the Naval Conference of 1909. Describes the settlement of England by seafarers (Vikings, Normans), the Royal Navy and its expansion (rule Britannia..), the U.S. Navy and finally, the Royal Australian Navy.
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$60

37278
BEAUVOIR, Marquis de
DES LAURIERS DE FRANCE A NOS AMIS D'AUSTRALIE

Paris. 1931. Editions Pierre Roger. 1st Ed. (2), 197 PP with 105 b/w illustrations. Soft cover. Covers lightly soiled. Very good. French text. 28.4 x 19.4.
Book written after the 1925 visit in France of 9 Officers and 131 Cadets of the Australian Youth League.
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$35

52112
BECK, Stuart E.
HOW TO DRAW PLEASURE CRAFT

London. 1954. The Studio Publications. 1st Ed. 64 PP with drawings. Cloth cover. Faint foxing on outside edges. Very good. Small format: 17 x 13.8.
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$10

61697
BELFAST
HMS BELFAST - Guide

London. 1982. Imperial War Museum. No pagination, 16 PP with 16 colour photos. Inside front cover: sketch plan oh HMS Belfast. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24.7 x 16.5.
Floating museum, Symons Wharf, London.
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$5

38854
BELL, Charles
HOW TO BUILD 15 FIBERGLASS BOATS - Complete building plans for 15 popular boats and water sports craft

New York. 1962. Coward-McCann, Inc. 1st Ed. 240 PP with figures (sets of plans and b/w photos). Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (price-clipped). Ageing of paper on outside edges. Dust jacket with small chips and a sunned spine. Signatures of previous owner on half title page. Very good. 26 x 18.
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$20

36063
BENHAM, Hervey
ONCE UPON A TIDE

London. 1986. Harrap. Paperback of the 1971 updated edition. 240 PP with 15 illustrations in line by Roger Finch, plus 30 pages with 85 b/w illust. Fp: The Mersey oyster smack Boadicea. Pictorial card cover. One longitudinal crease on spine, o/wise very good. 21.5 x 13.8. 0245544887
Ships and seamen of England's East Coast seaboard.
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$10

16451
BENHAM, Hervey
THE STOWBOATERS

Colchester. 1978. Essex County Newspapers. 2nd edition of the 1977 original. (6), 49 PP with line drawings & b/w photos. Illustrated title spread and endpapers. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. Oblong: 21.7 x 30.5. 0950594407
Study on the unusual techniques to catch sprats by fishermen of the Thames estuary up to the 1950's.
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$25

38555
BERCKMAN, Evelyn
THE HIDDEN NAVY

London. 1973. Hamish Hamilton. 2nd impression in October 1973 of the 1973 original. XIV, 159 PP, plus 16 pages with 17 b/w illustrations. Eps: Portsmouth Point. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Occasonal foxing, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14. 2410235521
Life in the British Navy: Naval stowaway, visiting prostitutes... Living conditions on warships or prison hulks.
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$15

61834
BISSET, Sir James
TRAMPS & LADIES, MY EARLY YEARS IN STEAMERS

Sydney. 1959. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. XVI, 315 PP plus 16 pages of illust. Eps: Chart of North Atlantic. Fp: Colour painting of SS Mauretania. Cloth cover, dj. A fine copy. 22.2 x 14.
The memoirs of Sir James Bisset in the early days of steamships with recollections of his arrival on board the SS Carpathia, at the scene of the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.
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$50

20617
BLACKMAN, Raymond V.B.
SHIPS OF THE ROYAL NAVY

London. 1973. Macdonald & Jane's. 1st Ed. 208 PP with 104 bw photos. Illustrated plastic cover. Occasional foxing. Very good. Oblong: 15 x 22. 0356045978
Aircraft carriers, commando carriers to auxiliary & ancillary vessels. Picture gallery supplement of 5 aircraft, 9 helicopters, 6 missiles, 2 hovercraft.
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$10

61868
BLAKE, W.M.
TAKING OFF THE LINES OF A BOAT (in The Mariner's Mirror)

London. 1935. The Mariner's Mirror. Reprinted from The Mariner's Mirror, Vol. XXI, No. I, January 1935. 5-11 PP), plus 2 folded plates (No. I: line drawing of "The Ossie" & No. IV: line drawings of "Nellie", 2 plates (No. II: 4 b/w photos of Ossie & No. III: 3 b/w photos of Nellie) plus 6 pages with figures (line drawings No. 1 to 4: "Ossie" and No. 5 & - "Nellie"). Soft cover, stitched. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 25.8 x 18
Lines of the Aldeburgh Sprat Boat "Ossie", and the Itchen Punt "Nellie".
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$15

61649
BLANCHARD, David M.
NAUTICAL RESEARCH JOURNAL - Vol. 44, No. 4

Silver Spring, MD. 1999. Nautical Research Guild. Vol. 44, No. 4, December 1999. 193-258 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, plans, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28 x 21.5.
Reconstructing USS Kearsage, 1864 (Part I), by Arthur C. Roberts. Clenched-Lap planking, by N. Roger Cole. Improved Capstan, by John Harland. ...
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$5

14200
BONNETT, Stanley
THE PRICE OF ADMIRALTY, An Indictment of the Royal Navy 1805-1966

London. 1968. Robert Hale. 1st Ed. 272 PP plus 12 pages with 20 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note on front endpaper. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 22 x 14. 709104065
The cost to the Royal Navy after the Battle of Trafalgar, to 1966 when the Board of Admiralty was absorbed by the Ministry of Defence. Cost in terms of men: their achievements, their health and their dignity.
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$10

37840
BOULLET, François & Colette
EX-VOTO MARINS

Rennes, France. 1996. Editions Ouest-France. Reprint of the 1979 original. 120 PP with 1 map, 36 b/w and 130 colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. French text. 30.8 x 24.6 2737318920
Marine votive paintings (naive) found in chapels, churches, museums...
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$25

48687
BOWMAN, Robert (editor)
AN ACCOUNT OF THE MUTINY ON H.M.S. BOUNTY, Lieutenant William Bligh

London. 1981. Alan Sutton. 1st Ed. 158 PP with 7 b/w illustrations, plus 4 pages with 5 b/w plates. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with short closed tears. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 25.1 x 17.5. 090438747X
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$15

57700
BOWN, Mark & SIMMONS, Roger
R.M.S. "TITANIC", A Portrait in Old Picture Postcards

Loggerheads, UK. 1987. Brampton Publications. 1st Ed. Foreword by Donald Smith. (6), 98 PP with numerous b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Covers lightly soiled. Remainder mark on top outside edge, o/wise very good. Oblong: 15 x 21.5. 0951146955
White Star offices - Shipyard of Harland and Wolff - Accommodation - Sea trials - Sailing - Sinking and aftermath.
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$15

44974
BRADBEER, Jonathan (editor)
PAUL ELVSTRÖM EXPLAINS THE YACHT RACING RULES - 1989-92 Rules

London. 1989. Adlard Coles. Revised and reset edition of the 1965 original. 192 PP with 1 portrait of Paul Elvström and many sketches in colour, plus wallet with models. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 19 x 12.5. 0229118380
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$10

16788
BRADFORD, Ernle
NELSON, The Essential Hero

London. 1977. Macmillan. 1st Ed. 368 PP with 11 maps & plans, plus 8 pages with 15 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Newspeper clipping loosely inserted. Foxing spots on outside edges and endpapers. Old label mark on front endpaper, o/wise very good. 24 x 15.7. 0333185617
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$15

59992
BRENNAN, Bernadette
THE SOCIETIES: ISLANDS OF EXPLORATION - Off the beaten track in French Polynesia, "Les Misérables" go cruising (in Cruising World)

Newport, R.I. 1990. Cruising World Publications, inc. Volume 16, No. 8, August 1990. 168 PP. Contains article, P.58 to 71 with 1 map and 10 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.3 x 23.
Winter destinations for sailing and chartering: Society Islands - Granada: Isle of Spice - The Florida Keys: America's Out Islands.
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$10

30035
BROWN, Bruce
GATTY: Prince of Navigator

Hobart. 1997. Libra. 1st Ed. VIII, 275 PP with 24 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 15.2. 0909619174
Tasmanian-born aviator, nicknamed "the Prince of Navigators" by Charles Lindbergh for inventing the navigational instruments he used. Author of: "The Raft Book" and "Nature is your Guide". Navigation research work with the Army Air Corps during WWII. Opening of Pan Am South Pacific route. The birth of Air Pacific...
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$40

48240
BROWN, David
CARRIER OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II, Volume 1: The Royal Navy

London. 1974. Ian Allan. 2nd edition (completely reset) of the 1968 original. 160 PP, plus 64 pages with 136 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Very good. 23.5 x 15.5. 0711005125
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$20

61933
BROXAM, Graeme (compiler)
TERRA LINNA - The History, Recovery and Reconstruction of Tasmania's Oldest Racing Yacht

Hobart. 2012. Wooden Boat Guild Tasmania / The Vintage Boat Club of Tasmania. Relaunch-day Souvenir Edition, limited to 100 copies. Foreword by Ross Barnett. 48 PP with b/w illustrations (line drawing at centrefold, 1 engraving and 29 photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 21 x 14.8., 9780975133170
Built 1881, relaunched on 23rd June 2012.
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$25

22787
BUENZLE, Fred J. & DAY, A. Grove
BLUEJACKET, An Autobiography

New York. 1939. W.W. Norton. 1st Ed., with a preface by Captain Felix Riesenberg. 363 PP with 23 head pieces, & vignette on title page by Charles E. Pont. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Copy signed by Pauline Buenzle Streiff. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 22.7 x 15.
The US Navy between the Civil War and the War against Spain, transition from sailing ships to the Dreadnoughts. The author a Chief Yeoman, joined the US Navy at 15, in the days of sails and wooden ships. Service on the China Coasts... War against Spain and Battle of Santiago.
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$30

48842
BULL, Peter
TO SEA IN A SIEVE

London. 1956. Peter Davies. 1st Ed. 224 PP, plus 10 plates with 13 b/w photos. Fp: The author. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Occasional foxing, o/wise very good. 20.2 x 13.5.
World War II experiences in the Wavy Navy of this actor (The African Queen, The Captain's Paradise...) who was a RNVR Officer and served on landing craft.
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$15

46554
BUNKLEY, J. W.
MILITARY AND NAVAL RECOGNITION BOOK. A Handbook on the Organization, Insignia of Rank of the World's Armed Forces; Etiquette and Customs of the American Services

New York. 1942. D. Van Nostrand. 2nd edition of the 1941 original. XIV, 309 PP with 1 map, 1 organigram, 10 colour (3 on double page), and 72 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): United States Flags. Cloth cover, decorated front cover. Note on front endpaper. Foxing on outside edges, o/wise very good. 17.5 x 12.5.
This 2nd edition embodies changes brought about by the entry of the United States into Second World War.
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$10

35627
BURDICK, Eugene
THE BLUE OF CAPRICORN

London. 1962. Victor Gollancz. 1st Ed. X, (2), 322 PP with over 20 illustrations by W. Hofman. Fp: Coconut grove. Eps: Map of the Western Pacific. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Light foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
An impression of the Pacific and the people who live there.
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$15

61891
BURNS, PHILP
THE B. P MAGAZINE, Australia's Finest Quarterly. Vol. V, No. 1

Sydney. 1932. Burns, Philp & Company Limited. Vol. V, No. 1, December 1932, edited by Dora Payter. 108 PP with b/w photos and period advertisements in colour. Pictorial soft cover (The Girl with the Rabbit, by W. B. McInnes). Near fine. 29.4 x 24.
Quarterly magazine containing articles on: Southern Royalty (Queen Morau Pomare in Tahiti), by Elsa Chauvel. "Heathen Chinese", An incident of the South Seas, by Marc T. Greene. Modern Ships and Modern Decoration, by H. A. MacDonald.
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$65

20598
BURRELL, D.C.E.
BARRIE & NAIRN - THE DEN LINE

Kendal. 1990. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 4 facsimiles of documents, 9 colour and 36 bw illust. Fp: Iron 4-masted barque Dundee. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617592
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$15

42310
CABLE, Boyd
A HUNDRED YEAR HISTORY OF THE P. & O. - Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company 1837-1937

London. 1937. Ivor Nicholson. 1st Ed. X, 289 PP with 10 pages of silhouettes of past and present ships, plus 18 plates (6 b/w & 12 colour). Fp (in colour): The Armorial Bearings of The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Eps: Maps of P & O routes. Cloth cover, gilt-engraved coat-of-arms on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Many newspaper clippings associated with P&O loosely inserted. Note on preliminary page. Some light foxing, not affecting colour plates. A very good copy with the scarce dust jacket. 24 x 19.
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$60

13806
CAIN, Lieutenant Commander T. J. & SELLWOOD, A. V.
H.M.S. ELECTRA

London. 1959. Frederick Muller. 1st Ed. X, 282 PP, plus 8 pages with 17 b/w photos. Fp: Lieutenant Commander T. J. Cain, R.N. (Retd.). Hard cover, dj. (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges and few pages, o/wise near fine. 20.2 x 13.5.
The war records of this destroyer which took part in battle against the Bismarck, escorted North Atlantic Convoys and was sunk during the battle of the Java Sea.
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$25

39298
CALDER, Kent E.
PACIFIC DEFENSE - Arms, Energy, and America's Future in Asia

New York. 1996. William Morrow. 1st Ed. XII, (2), 253 PP with 1 figure, 2 maps and 9 tables. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 16. 0688137385
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$10

11707
CAMBITOGLOU, Alexander
RESEARCH IN AUSTRALIA AND CONTACTS WITH EUROPE, An Archaeologist's Viewpoint

Melbourne. 1964. Australian Humanities Research Council / M.U.P. 1st Ed. Occasional Paper No. 5. 8 PP. Soft cover. Fine. 24.2 x 18.3.
The need to cooperate between Australian and European institutions. Paper read to the Annual Meeting of the Australian Humanities Research Council, Canberra, 6 November, 1963.
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$5

61866
CAPE HORNERS
CAPE HORNERS - AUSTRALIA, Newsletter

Adelaide. 1978 - 1980. Cape Horners - Australia / A Section of the International Association of Cape Horners, St Malo, France. 11 issues: No.55 (November 1975), 64-68, 70-74 (October 1980). A total of 302 PP (roneo-typed). Stapled soft covers. Occasional foxing, o/wise issues are all very good. 20.7 x 17.
The Aim: to perpetuate Ties of Comradeship and Friendship which bind Cape Horners throughout this Earth.
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$20

61867
CAPE HORNERS - AUSTRALIA
THE CAPE HORNER JOURNAL

Adelaide. 1985 - 2001. Cape Horners - Australia Inc. 37 issues: No.87 (February 1985)-88, 90, 93-95, 97-100, 103-104, 106-121, 123-131 (February 2001). A Total of 1630 PP (roneo-typed) with b/w illustrations. Stapled soft covers. Occasional foxing, o/wise all issues near fine. 21 x 14.5.
The Aim: to perpetuate Ties of Comradeship and Friendship which bind Cape Horners throughout this Earth.
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$100

30679
CARRICK, Robert W. & ROSENFELD, Stanley Z. (editors)
DEFENDING THE AMERICA'S CUP

New York. 1969. Alfred A. Knopf. 1st Ed. XV, 189 PP with 1 map and 114 b/w photos. Title spread: Constellation and Intrepid. Cloth cover, lines of Intrepid in blind on front cover, dj. (price clipped). Near fine. 28.5 x 20.5.
1967 defence of the America's Cup by Intrepid and the defeat of Australia's Dame Pattie, as told by the participants and members of the crew.
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$10

18648
CARRISON, Daniel J.
THE NAVY FROM WOOD TO STEEL 1860-1890

New York. 1965. Franklin Watts. 1st Ed. in the Watts Histories of the United States Navy series. (6), 186 PP plus 16 pages with 34 bw illust. Cloth cover, dj. (price clipped). Dust jacket chipped and rubbed. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 24 x 16.4.
The Civil War and the actions of the Union and Confederacy Navies. Subsequent changes in naval strategy and rise of steel hulls in combat.
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$20

61121
CARTER, Craig J.M.
STEPHENSON CLARKE SHIPPING, A brief chronology and history of the ships owned and managed for associated companies

Kendal, UK. 1981. W.S.S. 1st Ed. (2), 62 PP with 108 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Top of covers rubbed close to the spine. Stamp and Shelf No. at top corner of title page. 2 holes for ring binder, close to the spine, o/wise very good. 21 x 14.8. 0905617177
History and fleet list of 171 ships.
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$10

60653
CHAMPION, Sara
A DICTIONARY OF TERMS AND TECHNIQUES IN ARCHAEOLOGY

Oxford. 1980. Phaidon. Paperback edition. 144 PP with b/w or coloured figures. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19 x 11.5. 0714819999
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$5

58098
CHAPMAN, Gifford D.
KANGAROO ISLAND SHIPWRECKS

Canberra. 1980. Roebuck Book. 2nd edition of the 1972 original with the "Supplement 1980". Roebuck Society Publications No. 6. VIII, 108 PP plus 44 PP with 84 photos. Eps: Kangaroo Island with position of wrecks. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note on title page dated and signed by the author. Fine. 25.3 x 17.5. 0909434018
An account of the ships and cutters wrecked around Kangaroo Island.
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$30

49862
CHITTLEBOROUGH, Anne, DOOLEY, Gillian, GLOVER, Brenda & HOSKING, Rick
ALAS, FOR THE PELICANS !: Flinders, Baudin & Beyond: Essays and Poems

Adelaide. 2003. Wakefield Press. Reprint of the 2002 original. XVI, 222 PP with 52 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 11 colour plates. Inside front cover: Chart of Terra Australis. Inside rear cover: Carte Générale de Terre Napoléon. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 16.5. 1862546037
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$20

52228
CHRISTIAN, Erwin
BORA BORA. Impressions of an Island

Bora Bora. 2000. Kea Editions. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 1 map in colour and 104 colour plates. Cloth cover, title on front cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 24. 2904592040
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$55

49446
CHRISTIE'S
MARITIME SALE, including Contemporary Scale Drawings of the Great Eastern and Books from the Scott Library.

London. 1997. Christie's South Kensington Ltd. 225, (11) PP with bw & colour photographs. Pictorial soft cover (Lord Anson's arrival at Spithead, by John Christian Schetky). Fine. 26.7 x 21.
Catalogue of Maritime Sale held on 6th November 1997.
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$30

61826
CHRISTOPHER, Peter
AUSTRALIAN RIVERBOATS, A Pictorial History

Adelaide. 2008. Axiom. Updated edition of the 2007 original. 132 PP with over 100 b/w & colour illustrations and photos. Pictorial card covers. Fine condition. 25.5 x 25.5. 9781864764741
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$25

38223
CHRISTOPHER, Peter
PADDLESTEAMERS AND RIVERBOATS OF THE RIVER MURRAY

Adelaide. 2001. Axiom. Revised and enlarged edition of the 2000 original. 120 PP with 1 map, 11 headpieces, 34 b/w and 53 colour photos. 1864760400
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$10

13273
CLERES, Christian
PORTS D'ESCALES

Le Touvet, France. 1996. Marcel-Didier Vrac. 1st Ed. 116, (8) PP. Pictirial soft cover. French text. Fine. 20 x 13.
Seven tales of voyagers and the ports of French colonies they called at (Saigon in Cochinchina, Majunga in Madagascar... Papeete) during the 1920-1930.
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$15

22786
CLIFFORD, Barry & TURCHI, Peter
THE PIRATE PRINCE, Discovering the Priceless Treasures of the Sunken Ship Whydah

New York. 1993. Simon & Schuster 1st Ed. 222 PP, plus 8 pages with 16 bw illust., and 8 pages with 17 colour photos. Fp: Chart of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 16. 0671768247
Wrecked 26 April 1717 off the coast of Wellfleet, Massachusetts. The long search and discovery of the wreck, recovery of the treasure.
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$10

20607
CLOWES, G.S. Laird (editor)
CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTIONS IN THE SCIENCE MUSEUM - South Kensington, WATER TRANSPORT, II. MERCHANT STEAMERS

London. 1927. HMSO & Board of Education. 1st Ed. 82 PP plus 20 pages with 26 bw plates. Soft cover with sellotape marks near spine, o/wise very good. 24.6 x 15.4.
Descriptive and historical notes on 199: whole models & half models of ocean-going passenger vessels, cargo vessels...
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$15

61349
COCHRANE, Peter
TOBRUK 1941

Sydney. 2008. ABC Books. Reprint of the 2005 original. XXVIII, 116 PP with 2 maps and around 135 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. Oblong: 22.8 x 25.4. 9780733314070
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$15

40999
COGGINS, Jack
SHIPS AND SEAMEN OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION - Vessels, Crews, Weapons, Gear, Naval Tactics, and Actions of the War for Independence

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. c.1972. Promontory Press. Reprint ? of the 1969 original. 224 PP with maps and illustrations by the author. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.8 x 21.5. 0883940329
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$15

22129
COLEMAN, Neville
AUSTRALIAN SEA FISHES SOUTH OF 30 S

Sydney. 1980. Doubleday. 1st Ed. 302 PP with b/w figures and almost 300 colour photos accompanied by b/w figures and location maps. FEP: Area Map. REP: Provinces around Australia. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing, o/wise near fine. 29.2 x 22.2. 0868240184
Each of the photographed species is accompanied by details of family, common & scientific name, original author with date, ..
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$15

16472
COLEMAN, Neville
SHELLS ALIVE!

Adelaide. 1981. Rigby. 1st Ed. 94, (2 index) PP with over 140 b/w or colour illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 26.2 x 19.8. 0727013467
Composition, forms, growth & colour of shells. Names & classes.
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$10

53999
COLLIGAN, Mimi
BOOMTIME, Australia 1871-1890

Canberra. 1990. Australia Post. 1st Ed., in the Australia's Heritage in Stamps series. 32 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus the 5 stamps at 41 cents and their folder in pocket inside front cover. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.2. 0642149809
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$10

53998
COLLIGAN, Mimi
RUSH FOR GOLD, Australia 1851-1870

Canberra. 1990. Australia Post. 1st Ed., in the Australia's Heritage in Stamps series. 32 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus the 5 stamps at 41 cents and their folder in pocket inside front cover. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.2. 0642149879
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$10

60381
CONTI, Anita
RACLEURS D'OCEANS

Paris. 1993. Editions Hoëbeke. 1st Ed. 281 PP with 4 b/w illustrations (1 map, 1 compass rose, 2 sketches). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Some foxing, o/wise fine. 22.5 x 14. 2905292512
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$15

51638
COOK, James
A VOYAGE TOWARDS THE SOUTH POLE, AND ROUND THE WORLD PERFORMED IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIPS THE RESOLUTION AND ADVENTURE, IN THE YEARS 1772,1773, 1774, AND 1775 (in 2 volumes)

Adelaide. 1970. Libraries Board of South Australia Facsimile reprint of the 1777 original, with a presentation by A. Grenfell Price. Australiana Facsimile Editions No. 191. Vol. 1: (8), XL, 378 PP, plus 36 b/w plates (4 large folded, 13 on double page and 19 on full page. Fp: Portrait of Captain James Cook. Vol. 2: (2), (VIII), 396 PP, plus 28 b/w plates (6 large folded, 8 on double page and 13 on full page). Cloth cover, gilt title on vignette pasted down on spine. Covers lightly foxed. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 29.7 x 24. 0724300007 (set)
Vol. 2: A vocabulary of the language of the Society Islands (pages 317 to 363). Table of specimens of different languages tipped in on page 365.
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$500

36417
COOMBES, Nigel
WHITE FUNNEL MAGIC

Truro, Cornwall. 1995. Twelveheads Press. 1st Ed. 120 PP with over 200 b/w illust. (menus, posters, photos). Eps: Campbell's Sailings schedules for 1937. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 20.2 x 21.2. 0906294347
Account of the passenger services of P & A Campbell's White Funnel steamers of the Bristol Channel.
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$20

57136
CORNWELL, E.L., RILEY, C., BATHE, B.W. & IRELAND, B. (editors)
HISTORY OF SHIPS - The Magnificent Saga of Man's Conquest of the Seas

London. c.1972. New English Library. Published in 96 weekly parts. 1920 PP (on three columns) with b/w & colour illustrations throughout. Pictorial soft covers (in colour). Complete set. Very good condition. Large format: 34 x 24.
Sea battles, epic voyages & exploration by sea, historic ships, merchant ships, warships, navies of the world, great ports, disasters at sea, waterways, shipping lines, propulsion, ... Index (9 pages on 5 columns). A wealth of information for the shipping enthusiast.
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$45

13796
COUSTEAU, J. Y. & DUMAS, Frédéric
THE SILENT WORLD

London. 1953. Hamish Hamilton. 6th Impression. XI, 148 PP, plus 1 diagram of the Fountain of Vaucluse and 64 pages with 84 b/w & 20 colour photos. Fp: Author and family. Cloth cover. Foxing, o/wise very good. 24 x 16.
Undersea discovery and adventure by the first men to swim at record depths without lines to the surface.
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$15

37781
COUSTEAU, Jacques-Yves, COUSTEAU, Philippe & DIOLE, Philippe
THE UNDERSEA DISCOVERIES OF JACQUES COUSTEAU: DOLPHINS - THE SHARK - THE WHALE (set of 3 volumes)

New York. 1987. Arrowood Press. Reprints of 1975, 1970 and 1972 originals, in "The Undersea Discoveries of Jacques-Yves Cousteau" series. Translated from the French original by J. F. Bernard. Dolphins: 304 PP with drawings, 3 maps, 30 b/w and 105 colour photos. The Shark: 273 PP with 26 drawings, 18 b/w and 125 colour photos. The Whale: 304 PP with 1 map on double page, 4 maps, 17 drawings and engravings, 20 b/w and 124 colour photographs. Hard cover, dj, illustrated slip case. Near fine. 27 x 21. 0884860175
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$30

21997
COWDEN, James E. & DUFFY, John, O.C.
THE ELDER DEMPSTER FLEET HISTORY 1852-1985

Norfolk. 1986. Mallett & Bell. 1st Ed. XVI, 528 PP with maps, line drawings, plans, and b/w photos, plus 10 pages with 8 colour illustrations & 2 colour photos. Fp: Moonlight Rendezvous,fom a painting by John Stobart. Eps: Map of the West Coast of Central Africa. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 30.2 x 21.5. 0950945315
Fleet list of 586 ships. From the iron screw schooner Forerunner to the developments of the mid-1980's.
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$65

19082
COWSILL, Miles & HENDY, John
THE VIKING SAGA, Celebrating 25 years of Services to Cherbourg and Le Havre

Kilgetty, UK. 1989. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. 40 PP, 1 map, 1 plan, 26 colour and 66 bw photos. Inside front cover: selection of ferries brochures. Inside back cover: Viking Venturer and Viking Valiant. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21. 0951309323
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$10

52083
COX, Bernard
PADDLE STEAMERS

Poole, Dorset. 1979. Blandford Press. 1st Ed. 223 PP with b/w illust. Title page: drawing of a shell. Eps: Paddle wheeler Mississippi, on the Mississippi. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Faint foxing. Fine. 28 x 20.5. 0713709243
Development of the paddle steamer: traffic - transatlantic, cross-channel, rivers & lakes...
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$10

43065
CRAVEN, John Pina
THE SILENT WAR - The Cold War Battle Beneath the Sea

New York. 2002. Touchstone Book. 1st paperback edition of the 2001 original. 304 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 13.8. 0743223268
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$5

35948
CREMER, Peter
U333 - The Story of a U-Boat Ace

London. 1984. The Bodley Head. 1st English edition translated from the 1982 German original. XII, 244 PP with 1 map, plus 16 pages with 35 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 22 x 14.2. 0370305450
Story of one of the few survivors, as out of 820 U-Boats, 781 were destroyed in action (page 215 to 238: list of German U-Boat casualties).
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$25

22037
CURREY, C. H.
THE TRANSPORTATION, ESCAPE AND PARDONING OF MARY BRYANT

Sydney. 1983. Halstead. Reprint of the 1963 original, illustrated by F.J. Broadhurst. 66 PP with 1 map and 5 line drawings on full page. Fp. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22.8 x 16.8. 090913457X
Prisoner on the hulk Dunkirk, transported on the Charlotte of the First Fleet, escape from Botany Bay on 28th March, 1791, 69 day voyage to Coupang (Timor).
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$10

48378
DAVIES, Lieutenant John
THE STONE FRIGATE

London. 1947. Macmillan. 1st Ed. VI, 180 PP with 6 pages glossary. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket chipped at top and repaired. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 19 x 13.
A graphic & entertaining record of the transformation of a civilian to a Seaman, on His Majesty's Service.
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$10

61950
DAVIES, Margaret (editor)
CHARLES DARWIN IN HOBART TOWN

Hobart. 2009. Royal Society of Tasmania. 1st Ed. X, 113 PP with 1 b/w portrait, 1 b/w plate and colour illustrations (6 maps, drawings, graphs, paintings and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 16.3. 9780646506364
Proceedings of a symposium held 11th February 2009, University of Tasmania.
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$55

51880
DAVIS, Charles G.
THE BUILT-UP SHIP MODEL

London. 1982. Conway. Reprint of 1933 original. VIII, (40 pages with 37 plates), 206 PP with 92 b/w plans & sketches. Fp: Model of United States Revenue Brig Washington. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket sunned. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24.2 x 16. 0851772714
Modelling the US Brig Lexington.
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$15

60392
DE FOLLEVILLE, Charles
LES TRAGEDIES DE LA MER - Histoire des Naufrages Anciens et Modernes

Limoges. c. 1870. Eugène Ardant & C. Thibaut. 1st Ed. VIII, 9-224 PP. Fp: Le Radeau de la Méduse. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, all edges gilt. Light shelfwear on edges of covers. Lettering on spine partly faded. Endpapers split at gutter. Slight ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Very good. French text. 27.2 x 17.5.
24 shipwrecks: ... Loss of Uranie on the Falkland Islands, 1820. Stranding of Astrolabe in Tonga, 1827. ... Fate of Erebus and Terror under the Command of Sir John Franklin. ...
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$40

30755
DE KAY, James Tertius
THE BATTLE OF STONINGTON - Torpedoes, Submarines, and Rockets in the War of 1812

Annapolis. 1990. Naval Institute Press. 1st printing. XI, (5), 216, (6) PP with 4 maps and 15 b/w illust. Fp: The Battle of Stonington from an English commemorative water jug. Cloth cover, dj. Light foxing, o/wise fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0870212796
August 1814: attempt by the British to destroy the seaport of Stonington, Connecticut.
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$15

12249
DE LAHONTAN, Baron
DIALOGUES CURIEUX ENTRE L'AUTEUR ET UN SAUVAGE DE BON SENS QUI A VOYAGE ET MEMOIRES DE L'AMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONALE

Baltimore. 1931. The Johns Hopkins Press. Limited edition (No 253/1000). Edited by Gilbert Chinard, Professor at Johns Hopkins University. (4), 268, (4) PP. plus 7 b/w plates. Fp: Frontispiece of the 1703 edition. Hard cover, cloth on spine and corners. Cloth slightly speckled, o/wise near fine. French text. 26 x 17.
Study on the North American Indians: clothing, dwelling, habits... beliefs... love and marriage... diseases and their remedies.
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$50

60915
DELMAS, George, HILLENBRAND, Dr.
PORT AUTONOME DE STRASBOURG: Organisation - Equipements - Activités - Usagers

Strasbourg. 1986. Port Autonome de Strasbourg. Extracts reprinted from "Ports et Transports en Alsace. 79 PP with 2 plans and 90 b/w photos. 3 flyers on PAS loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover. French text and one(1 "Strassburg-Kehl, eine gute Partnerschaft..." by Dr. Hillenbrand) in German and French). Fine. 29.7 x 21
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$15

17511
DENING, Greg
MR. BLIGH'S BAD LANGUAGE, Passion, Power and Theatre on the Bounty

London. 1992. Cambridge University Press. 1st Ed. XII, 445 PP with 21 figures & 6 tables in text. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0521383706
A new interpretation of the mutiny in the context of its historical and cultural representations. (analysis of naval life, cultural exploration,...).
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$10

18049
D'ENTRECASTEAUX
LE VOYAGE DE D'ENTRECASTEAUX (1791-1793)

Nouméa. 1993. Comité d'Entrecasteaux. No pagination. 24 pages with b/w & colour illust. Pict. stiff cover. French text. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
In 1792 & 93, the French explorer's voyage of discovery of the New Caledonian coasts (West then North-east) during his search for the vanished La Pérouse.
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$25

41052
DILLON, Patrick
LOST AT SEA - An American Tragedy

New York. 1998. The Dial Press. 1st Ed. (16), 267 PP with 2 plans. Eps: Map with detail of the Bering Sea and the Aleutian Islands. Hard cover, dj. Signed by the author on title page, "Autographed Copy" sticker on front of dust jacket. Foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 24.2 x 16.2. 0385314213
Sinking of Americus and Altair, two crabbing vessels off Unalaska Island in February 1983. 14 dead. Investigation...
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$25

43384
DIVINE, A. D.
DESTROYERS WAR - A million miles by the Eighth Flotilla

London. 1943. John Murray. 2nd reprint in March 1943 of the December 1942 original. VI, 166 PP, plus 16 b/w plates. Cloth cover, dj (price -clipped). War economy paper. Foxing, o/wise very good. 19.2 x 12.5.
The first years of World War II, for H.M.S. Firedrake. She was present, on the Atlantic, the North Sea, the Arctic Ocean, the Mediterranean.
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$10

30211
DORAN, Edwin, Jr.
THE TORTOLA BOAT: characteristics, origin, demise

London. 1970. Society for Nautical Research. Supplement to The Mariner's Mirror Vol. 56, No.1. 61 PP with 14 tables and 29 figures, plus 16 pages with 13 b/w plates. Soft cover (lightly rubbed). Near fine. 24.5 x 17.3.
Local sailing craft of the Virgin Islands, West Indies.
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$20

21313
DOW, George Francis
WHALE SHIPS AND WHALING, A Pictorial History

New York. 1985. Dover. Reprint of the 1925 edition. 241 PP with 207 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 16.5. 0486248089
Pictorial history of whaling with an account of the whale fishery in colonial New England.
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$10

37335
DUHAUT-CILLY, Auguste
A VOYAGE TO CALIFORNIA, THE SANDWICH ISLANDS, & AROUND THE WORLD IN THE YEARS 1826-1829

Berkeley. 1999. University of California Press. 1st University of California Press printing. Translated and edited from the French original Voyage autour du monde, principalement a la Californie et aux Iles Sandwich, pendant les annees 1826, 1827, 1828 et 1829, by August Frugé and Neal Harlow. XXX, (2), 254 PP with 12 b/w illustrations (4 of them by the author). Title spread: View of Monterey, as seen from the harbor, by Auguste Duhaut-Cilly. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 16. 0520217527
Chapter 7 to 18: on the coast of California (USA) and Baja California (Mexico), between 1826 and 1828. Hawaii: September to November 1828...
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$25

47697
DUMONT d'URVILLE
TWO VOYAGES TO THE SOUTH SEAS To Australia, New Zealand, Oceania 1826-1829 in the Corvette ASTROLABE and to the Straits of Magellan, Chile, Oceania, South East Asia, Australia, Antarctica, New Zealand and Torres Strait 1837-1840 in the Corvettes ASTROLABE and ZELEE

Melbourne. 1987. Melbourne University Press. 1st edition. Translated from the French and edited by Helen Rosenman. Vol.I: Astrolabe 1826-1829: LIII, 312 PP. Vol.II: Astrolabe and Zélée 1837-1840: XII, P.313-634. Contains 29 maps & charts plus 44 pages with 56 b/w & colour plates. Frontispieces. Cloth cover, gilt title on red vignette pasted down on spine (lightly dulled). Both volumes in a cloth slipcase. Signed note on half title page of both volumes and signature of the author on title page of volume I. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 25 x 18. 0522843387
The two great voyages of Dumont d'Urville to the Pacific and the Antarctic. Sold as a set.
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$300

19110
DUNMORE, John
UTOPIAS AND IMAGINARY VOYAGES TO AUSTRALASIA

Canberra. 1988. National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. 23 PP. Soft cover. Fine. 21.4 x 13.5. 0642104522
Lecture given, 2nd September 1987, when presenting his book, Fragmens du Dernier Voyage de La Pérouse.
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$15

58276
DUNMORE, John (editor)
THE JOURNAL OF JEAN-FRANCOIS DE GALAUP DE LA PEROUSE 1785-1788 (in Two Volumes)

London. 1994 & 1995. Hakluyt Society. 1st Ed., Volumes 179 & 180 in the Second Series. Volume I: CCXL, 232 PP plus 10 plates of illustrations & maps. Fp: View of Port des Français. Volume II: VI, 233-613 PP, plus 12 pages with 21 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 22.2 x 14. 0904180387 & 0904180395
Volume I: The expedition: background, participants, the ships, the instructions... The Journal (56 pages) from Brest (August 1785) to Manila Bay (February, 1787). Volume II: From arrival at Cavite, Manila Bay to the departure from Botany Bay in March 1788.
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$100

19009
DUNN, Laurence
SHIPS OF SOUTHAMPTON, and seen on the Solent

Southampton. c. 1951. Adlard Coles. 40 PP including cover with over 80 b/w photos. Inside covers with 28 funnels (in colour). Pictorial soft cover. Staples removed, o/wise very good. 18.5 x 12.
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$10

34735
DUNNINGHAM, Honourable J. M. (editor)
AN HISTORIC RETROSPECT ON THE OCCASION OF THE 150th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS OF THE FOUNDING OF AUSTRALIA

Sydney. 1938. Australia's 150th Anniversary Celebrations Council. 1st Ed. No pagination, 32 PP with 2 b/w and 98 colour illustrations Pictorial soft cover (laminated). Staples removed, and copy stitched, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 15.5.
Book presented to the children of New South Wales by Australia's 150th Anniversary Celebrations Council.
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$10

61995
DUTTON, Geoffrey (editor)
THE BOOK OF AUSTRALIAN ISLANDS

Melbourne. 1986. Macmillan. 1st Ed. VIII, 168 PP with 134 b/w illustrations (charts, drawings, engravings, photos), plus 32 pages with 70 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket slightly rubbed and soiled. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 27.3 x 22.4. 033343028X
Islands of Torres Strait, by Robert Raymond... Norfolk Island by Margaret Hazzard... Islands of the Gulf of Carpenteria, by Colin Jack-Hinton. ...
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$10

61875
DYMOND, Ralph
THE HISTORY OF H.M.A.S. VOYAGER 1

Hobart. 1992. Southern Holdings. 1st Ed. Foreword by Captain W. F. Cook. IV, 196 PP with b/w illustrations (photos, maps). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21.1. 0949089214
Her diary, from construction in 1917 for the Royal Navy, her transfer to the Royal Australian Navy in 1933, her war service and her end in September 1942 in Timor.
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$55

61289
DYSON, Lieutenant Commander Tony
HMS HERMES - A Pictorial History

Liskeard, Cornwall. 1984. Maritime Books. 1st Ed. Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet Lord Lewin. 160 PP with 268 b/w photos. Half title page: Crest of the Hermes. Title spread: Aircraft Carrier Hermes. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Spine of dust jacket lightly faded, o/wise fine. 25 x 20.5. 0907771165
Launched at Barrow, 16 February 1953, and commissioned 1959. Falklands campaign, April to July 1982.
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$20

32047
EDWARDS, Bernard
DÖNITZ AND THE WOLF PACKS

London. 1996. Arms and Armour Press. 1st Ed. 240 PP with 11 maps, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16. 1854092561
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$15

10791
EDWARDS, Herbert
THEIR LAWFUL OCCASIONS - A True Story

London. 1956. Percival Marshall. 1st Ed. 256 PP, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Fp: Captain Herbert Edwards, R.N. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Small pieces missing on dust jacket. Foxing spots on outside edges and some pages. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2.
Sequel of the autobiography Under Four Flags, the Royal Navy years and the two World Wars.
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$10

10823
ELDRED, Charles E.
EVERYBODY'S BOOK OF THE NAVY

London. 1914. Brindley & Howe. 1st edition in the Saxon's Everybody's series. 256 PP with 1 drawing, 3 figures, 9 pages with ship silhouettes, 2 pages of flags, and 3 pages of badges, plus 1 folded organigram. FEP: The Victory in Portsmouth Harbour. Cloth cover rubbed & speckled, corners a bit worn, paper ageing, o/wise a very good tight copy. Small format: 13.5 x 10.5.
Chronological summary of naval history. Evolution of the ships of war, machinery, dreadnoughts... Published prior to the start of World War I.
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$10

61286
ELLIOTT, Robin
SYDNEY FLYING SQUADRON: The Coloured Sails Club (in Signals No. 98)

Sydney. 2012. Australian National Maritime Museum. Issue No. 98, March, April, May 2012. 64 PP. Contains articles from P. 36 to 41 with 3 b/w and 3 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (cat and fish, by William Buelow Gould). Fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$10

22127
EVANS, Peter
WHALES

London. 1990. Whittet Books. 1st Ed. 136 PP with illustrations by Euan Dunn. Title page: Humpback whales breaching and diving. Eps: Humpback whale and calf. Laminated pictorial boards. Near fine. 21.6 x 15.3. 0905483855
Whale: motion, breathing, diving, senses, feeding... P. 84 to 99: Hunting the whale.
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$5

34281
FAWKNER, John Pascoe
MELBOURNE'S MISSING CHRONICLE, being the Journal of Preparations for Departure to and Proceedings at Port Philip.

Melbourne. 1982. Quartet Books. 1st Ed., with an introduction by C. P. Billot and a foreword by Manning Clark. XVIII, (2), 108 PP with 1 map and 6 facsimile of pages of manuscript. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 23.7 x 15.7. 0908128207
Private journal: 18th July 1835 (before proceeding to Port Phillip) to 17th December 1836 (on sailing from Launceston).
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$20

34202
FELDT, Eric
THE COAST WATCHERS

Melbourne. 1975. Lloyd O'Neil. 1st reprint in the Australian War Classics Giant series of the 1946 original. XX, 425 PP with 5 maps. Fp: Clouds above, jungle below, a Piper Cub flies to I.B.U.. Eps: Map of the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea. Hard cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.2. 0855583800
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$30

44803
FEVERSHAM, Lord
GREAT YACHTS

London. 1970. Anthony Blond. 1st Ed. 191 PP with 34 colour and 116 b/w photos. Fp. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Few foxing spots on outside edges and the 4 last leaves. Very good. 31 x 27. 21851476X
Early yachts. The America's Cup... Steam Yacht. Motor Yacht.
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$20

61898
FIENNES, Sir Ranulph
TRANSGLOBE EXPEDITION 1979-1982

London. 1979. Transglobe Expedition. 1st Ed. 52 PP with b/w or colour illustrations. Centrefold: Map in colour of the route of the Transglobe Expedition. Inside front cover: letter from H.R.H. Prince Charles. Pictorial soft cover. Staples removed. Signed on front cover by Ranulph Fiennes. Covers a little rubbed, o/wise near fine. 29.5 x 21.
Promotional brochure for "the first longitudinal circumnavigation of the world by land, sea and ice"
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$25

21488
FITZGERALD, Lawrence
JAVA LA GRANDE, THE PORTUGUESE DISCOVERY OF AUSTRALIA

Hobart. 1986. The Publishers Pty. Ltd. Corrected reprint of the 1984 original . XV, (5), 140 PP with 79 maps & b/w illust. FEP: Dauphin map. REP: Desceliers map. Laminated pictorial boards, dj. Fine. 27.8 x 20. 0949325007
The Portuguese discovery of Australia, circa 1521.
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$35

61899
FORBES, Vivian Louis
CONFLICT AND COOPERATION IN MANAGING MARITIME SPACE IN SEMI-ENCLOSED SEAS

Singapore. 2001. Singapore University Press. 1st Ed. XVIII, 384 PP with 28 tables and 49 figures (most of them maps). Pictorial soft cover. Small crease at top corner of back cover, o/wise fine. 29.8 x 21. 9971692430
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$60

16913
FOWLER, William M.
REBELS UNDER SAIL, The American Navy During the Revolution

New York. 1976. Charles Scribner's. Book Club Edition of 1973 orig. 320 PP plus 16 pages with 20 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Very good. 21.3 x 14.
History of how the new American nation, a coalition of 13 colonies, built a navy to embark on a war against the great naval power of England.
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$10

45206
FRANTZ, Douglas & COLLINS, Catherine
DEATH ON THE BLACK SEA - The untold story of the Struma and World War II's holocaust at sea

Sydney. 2003. HarperCollins. 1st Australian edition. XIV, 352 PP with 2 maps, plus 8 pages with 23 b/w illustration. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 23.3 x 15.3. 0732278244
Sailed from Constanta, Roumania on the 12th December 1941... Torpedoed on the 24th February 1942, 1 survivor, around 800 dead.
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$10

47105
FRASER, Rod
THE CHAMPION OF THE SEAS

Melbourne. 1999. Pilgrim Printing Services. 1st Ed. 320 PP with facsimile of documents and newspaper entries, b/w illustrations (engravings, etchings and photos), plus 4 b/w plates. Inside front cover (in colour): Entrance of Port Phillip. Inside back cover (in colour): Lighthouse at Point Lonsdale. Pictorial soft cover. Light crease on covers. Signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 24.8 x 17.5. 0957720203
The 2447 ton clipper Champion of the Seas carried around 5300 migrants during 15 voyages from Liverpool to Melbourne between 1854 and 1868. Selection of shipboard diaries, extracts from the Captain's Log, and full reprint of The Champion of the Seas Gazette, and The Champion of the Seas Times, printed on a weekly basis on board.
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$40

16825
FREI, Henry P.
JAPAN'S SOUTHWARD ADVANCE AND AUSTRALIA From the Sixteenth Century to World War II

Melbourne. 1991. M.U.P. 1st Ed. XVII, 303 PP with map of the Pacific Region. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing on top edge, o/wise fine. 24.5 x 16. 0522843921
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$15

50175
FRENCH, John
SMALL CRAFT RADAR

London. 1977. Stanford Maritime. 1st Ed. 207 PP with b/w illustrations (symbols, charts and photos). Pictorial laminated boards. Foxing. Very good. 22 x 14.2. 0540071501
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$5

40675
FROUDE, J. A.
OCEANA - Travellers' Tales of Early Australia & New Zealand, the tempestuous voyage of J.A. Froude, 1884 & 1885

Sydney. 1985. Methuen Haynes. Abridged edition of the 1886 original Oceana: or England and her Colonies, edited by Geoffrey Blainey. XX, 211 PP with 10 b/w illustrations. Fp: Botanic gardens, Adelaide. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.2. 0454007329
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$15

21100
FUCHS, Sir Vivian
ANTARCTIC ADVENTURE - The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58

London. 1959. Cassell. 1st Ed. XVI, 190 PP with 7 maps & 28 illustrations by Stuart Tresilian, plus 16 pages with 15 colour photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21 x 14.5.
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$10

61506
FUENTES, Carlos
THE BURIED MIRROR: Reflections on Spain and the New World

New York. 1992. Houghton Mifflin Company. 1st US edition. 400 PP with over 160 b/w & colour illustrations. Eps: Theodor de Bry's map of the Western Hemisphere in 1596. Title-page: The Bonampak murals. Hard cover, gilt title on a cloth spine, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 26 x 18.5. 0395479189
The Spanish culture and legacy in Spain and America, since the discovery by Columbus of the New World.
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$15

15925
FURNISS, Cliff
SERVANTS OF THE NORTH, Adventures on the Coastal Trade with the Northern Steam Ship Company

Wellington. 1977. A.H. & A.W. Reed. 1st Ed. XVI, 202 PP, 2 PP adv. with b/w illust. Title-page: the Clansman at Kawau. Eps: Northern Steam Ship Company Timetable 1920. Hard cover, nice dust jacket with one small repaired tear. Name of former owner on verso of FFEP, o/wise a very good clean copy. 26 x 20. 058901031X
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$40

54618
GAMBLE, David P. & HAIR, P. E. H. (editors)
THE DISCOVERY OF RIVER GAMBRA (1623), BY RICHARD JOBSON

London. 1999. Hakluyt Society. 1st Ed. Series III, No. 2. XVI, 341 PP with 6 maps, 8 line drawings, 1 b/w and 2 colour plates, plus 8 pages with 13 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): River Gambia near Basse, July 1979. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 25.2 x 18. 0904180646
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$15

61775
GARIDEL, Gilles
MARINES & FORCES NAVALES - No. 102

Rennes. 2006. Marines Editions. No. 102, April-May 2006. 84 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 27 x 21.5.
Pages 4 to 33: Aircraft Carriers in India, by Mrityunjoy Mazumdar (French translation Pierrick Roullet). ... Page 46 to 57: Dutch frigate "Zeven Provincien", by Guy Torremans. ...
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$10

49459
GATACRE, Rear-Admiral G. G. O.
A NAVAL CAREER, Reports of Proceedings 1921-1964

Sydney. 1982. Nautical Press. 1st Ed. (6), 382 PP with numerous b/w illustrations (drawings by Commander F. James and photos). Hard cover. Dust jacket tipped in on front endpaper. Front endpaper with obituary of Gatacre (11th August 1983), Ingleton bookplate and comments by Geoffrey Ingleton. Two letters signed by Rear Admiral Gatacre on endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.7 x 19.5. 0949756024
Interesting account of a varied and distinguished naval career (43 years at sea), and a contribution to Australia's naval heritage: WWII, sinking of Bismarck, Solomons & New Guinea campaign, etc.
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$35

39387
GEORGE, James L.
THE U.S. NAVY IN THE 1990s - Alternatives for Action

Annapolis. 1992. Naval Institute Press. 1st printing. XXIII, (3), 246, (4) PP with 6 figures and 27 tables. Pictorial soft cover. Withdrawn stamp on half title page, o/wise near fine. 22.8 x 14.8. 1557503265
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$10

61876
GIBBS, W. J.
THE ORIGINS OF AUSTRALIAN METEOROLOGY - Historical Note

Canberra. 1975. A.G.P.S. / Department of Science - Bureau of Meteorology. 1st Ed. 32 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17.6. 0642010536
Robert FitzRoy of HMS Beagle and Matthew Fontaine Maury of the US Navy...
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$15

31598
GIBSON, Arrell Morgan & WHITEHEAD John S.
YANKEES IN PARADISE - The Pacific Basin Frontier

Alburquerque. 1993. University of New Mexico Press. 1st Ed., in the Histories of the American Frontier series. XII, 495 PP with 5 maps and 58 b/w illust. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 16. 0826314422
Pioneers, Fur traders, Whalers... Military frontiers.
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$15

22071
GILL, J. C. H.
THE MISSING COAST - Queensland Takes Shape

Brisbane. 1988. Queensland Museum. 1st Ed. X, 262 PP with 70 b/w drawings and maps. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on half title page. Near fine. 24 x 18.5. 0724229035
The stories (achievements & failures, reward & hardship) of the well-known explorers (Torres, Cook, Flinders) & others (Carstenz, Jansz).
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$25

15919
GILLETT, R. & MELLIAR-PHELPS, M.
A CENTURY OF SHIPS IN SYDNEY HARBOUR

Adelaide. 1980. Rigby. 1st Ed. 160 PP with over 200 b/w photos. Title spread: Argentinian training ship, Sydney Harbour 1970. Eps: Great Ferry Race of 1980. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with a closed tear. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 26 x 21. 0727012010
Sydney's sailing ships, ferries, tugs, liners, warships ...
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$20

61986
GILLETT, Ross
AUSTRALIA'S FIGHTING SHIPS: A Century of War and Peace

Sydney. 2010. Topmill Pty Ltd. 1st Ed. Foreword by Rear Admiral Allan du Toit. 96 PP with tables and over 150 b/w photos. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 9781921717680
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$20

52274
GONZALEZ, Francisco Jose & MARTIN-MERAS, Luisa
LA DIRECCION DE TRABAJOS HIDROGRAFICOS (1797-1908) - Tomo I: Historia de la Cartografia Nautica en la Espana del siglo XIX

Madrid. 2003. Ministerio de Defensa / Ministerio de Fomento / Lunwerg Editores. 1st Ed., with Preamble by Fernando Riano Lozano and Prologue by Jose Ignacio Gonzalez-Aller Hierro. 252 PP with 29 b/w illustrations. Pictorial stiff cover. Spanish text. Fine. 29.7 x 22.2. 8477829616
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$140

59079
GORDON, Malcolm R.
FROM CHUSAN TO SEA PRINCESS - The Australian Services of the P & O and Orient Lines

Sydney. 1985. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 106 b/w pictures & 16 colour photos. Fp: Launching of ORCADES. FEP: ORSOVA beneath Sydney Bridge. REP: ORCADES, ORONSAY & OTRANTO in Sydney. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 27 x 19.2. 0868617639
From the arrival in 1825 of the Chusan to serve Singapore, and the arrival of the Orient Line in 1877, to the advent of jet services.
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$40

43355
GRACIE, Colonel Archibald
TITANIC

London. 1998. Sutton. 7th Reprint. (12), 323 PP with 5 tail pieces and 8 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.7 x 12.7. 086299179X
From the original published in 1913 as The Truth about the Titanic. A survivor's story.
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$10

38959
GRAHAM, Lydia S.
PORT TO PORT - A Description of Real Journeys, made by Real People, under Modern Conditions

Exeter. 1938. A. Wheaton. 2nd impression. 136 PP with 22 figures (21 maps and plans) and 27 b/w photos. Fp: Eden gardens and Pagodan, Calcutta (the second city of the Empire). Eps: World map. Attractive illustrated cloth cover. Near fine. 21.8 x 14.
Round the world voyages westward and eastward. Written by a headmistress who describes journeys made by herself and recounted to her pupils in an endeavour to stimulate their imagination and interest and to give them a general idea of the relation of one part of the world to the rest. It even includes some simple questions put to the students.
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$20

32690
GRAY, Edwyn
HITLER'S BATTLESHIPS

London. 1995. Leo Cooper. Reprint of the 1992 original. (8), 195 PP, plus 8 pages with 20 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 24 x 16. 050523028
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$10

16329
GREENHILL, Basil
ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE BOAT - A New Introductory Study

London. 1976. Adam & Charles Black. 1st Ed., with introduction by Professor W. F. Grimes. 320 PP with 213 b/w illustrations (photos & line drawings). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Spine of dust jacket sunned. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 25.2 x 19. 0713616458
Evolution of boats and ship-building, covering the 4 main roots of boat-building: raft, skin boats, bark boats and dug-outs.
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$23

43224
GREGORY, Augustus Charles and Francis Thomas
JOURNALS OF AUSTRALIAN EXPLORATIONS 1846-1861

Perth. 2002. Hesperian Press. Reprint of the 1884 original published in Brisbane. (6), (4), 210 PP with 5 portraits and the frontispiece of the 1884 edition. Pictorial soft cover. Note: the 5 maps mentioned on the contents page were not printed at the time of the reprint. Fine condition. 24 x 16.2. 0859052583
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$25

61304
GRENFELL, Captain Russell
MAIN FLEET TO SINGAPORE

London. 1951. Faber & Faber. 1st Ed. 238 PP with 6 maps, plus 12 pages with 14 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, chipped dj (price clipped). Gutter of front endpaper split. Occasional foxing. Very good. 22.4 x 14.7.
The Royal Navy's involvement in the Malayan Campaign and Indonesian occupation by the Japanese. Operations in the Indian Ocean and in the Pacific during the Battle of Midway.
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$20

61162
GRENFELL PRICE, A. (editor)
THE EXPLORATIONS OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK IN THE PACIFIC, As told by Selections of his own Journals 1768-1779

New York. 1971. Dover. Paperback edition of the 1957 original. XX, (4), 292 PP with 20 head-pieces, 3 tail-pieces, 24 marginal drawings, 6 full-page drawings & 2 maps on double page (all illustrations by G.C. Ingleton). Title-page: H.M. Bark Endeavour. Fp: Capt. Cook Plaque by Flaxman for Wedgwood. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 23.7 x 17. 0486227669
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$10

50539
GRESHAM, John & WESTWELL, Ian
SEAPOWER

New York. 2005. Chartwell Books. 1st Ed. 256 PP with 1b/w and 315 colour photos. Half title page: USS Dwight D. Eisenhower at sea. Fp: USS Dwight D. Eisenhower at Mayport, Florida. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. Oblong: 30.5 x 43. 0785817921
The US Navy.
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$15

16514
GUILLE, A., LABOUTE, P. & MENOU, J.L.
GUIDE DES ETOILES DE MER, OURSINS & AUTRES ECHINODERMES DU LAGON DE NOUVELLE-CALEDONIE - Handbook of the sea-stars, sea-urchins and related echinoderns of New-Caledonia lagoon

Paris. 1986. Editions ORSTOM. 1st Ed. 238 PP with b/w or colour illust. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. French text. 27.8 x 21.8. 2709907488
The Echinoderns of the largest coral reefs of the world. Foreword, Introduction and abstracts in English.
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$125

57895
HALE, John R. (editor)
AGE OF EXPOLORATION

Amsterdam. 1974. Time-Life Books. Reprint of the 1970 authorized English edition, in the Great Ages of Man series. 192 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, Illustrated front, cloth spine. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 27.3 x 22.2.
From the Captains sent by Henry the Navigator to Captain James Cook.
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$5

50215
HALL, Barbara
DEATH OR LIBERTY. The Convicts of the Britannia, Ireland to Botany Bay, 1797

Sydney. 2006. Author. 1st Ed. XX, 258 PP. Pictorial card cover. Signed by the author on title page. New. 20.8 x 13.5. 0958149925
Irish prisoners transported from Cork (10 December 1796) to Botany Bay (27 May 1797)
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$50

57403
HALL, Barbara
THE IRISH VANGUARD. The Convicts of the Queen, Ireland to Botany Bay, 1791

Sydney. 2009. Author. 1st Ed. XX, 238 PP. Pictorial card cover. Signed by the author on title page. New. 20.8 x 13.5. 9780958149938
Irish prisoners transported from Cork (April 1791) to Botany Bay (26 September 1791).
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$50

57947
HALL, Barbara
A NIMBLE FINGERED TRIBE - The Convicts of the Sugar Cane, Ireland to Botany Bay, 1793

Sydney. 2010. Author. Reprint of the 2002 original. XVIII, 267 PP. Pictorial card cover. Signed and dated by the author on title page. New. 20.8 x 13.5. 9780958149907
164 Irish prisoners transported from Cork (13th April 1793) to Botany Bay (17th September 1793).
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$60

55800
HALL, Barbara
PAT MOORE'S SWAMP - The Life and Times of Patrick Moore and his Family

Sydney. 2008. Author 1st Ed. 52 PP (recto only) with b/w illustrations (3 facsimiles of documents, 3 engravings and 6 plans). Soft cover, clear plastic, spiral bound. Fine. 29.5 x 21.5.
Patrick Moore of Moorefield: convict to.. much respected colonist.
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$35

49277
HAMILTON CURREY, Commander E.
THE MAN-OF-WAR - What She has Done, and What She is Doing

London. c.1915. T. C. & E. C. Jack. 1st deluxe edition, in the Romance of Reality series. X, 298 PP with 7 figures and 15 illustrations on full page, plus 16 plates with 19 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): The carrack in which the Knights of St. John of Jerusalem arrived at Malta in 1530. Red leather binding, gilt decoration and title on spine, all edges are red. Spine lightly sunned. Fine. 21.5 x 15.5.
Stories of the Royal Navy: oared ships, Tudor ships, buccaneers, slavers, torpedo craft,...
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$25

22775
HAMMOND, David
THE PORT OF HOBART, TASMANIA - A Pictorial Record

Huonville, Tasmania. 1996. Southern Holdings. 1st Ed. 154 PP with b/w illustrations (plans and photos) and 6 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 20.9. 0949089400
A pictorial insight into Hobart's waterfront history, the ketches, sailing ships, ocean liners, ferries and river steamers, the whalers, explorers, scientists and watermen, the wharves, piers, shipyards and slipways, with landscapes of yesterday and today.
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$70

16953
HANNAN, Bill
FIFTY YEARS OF NAVAL TUGS

Liskeard, Cornwall. 1995. Maritime Books. 1st Ed. 160 PP with tables and 75 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 15. 0907771254
Tugs: screw, paddle or tractor, operated by various departments of the Royal Navy.
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$15

47323
HARCOURT, Rex
SOUTHERN INVASION - NORTHERN CONQUEST: Story of the Founding of Melbourne

Melbourne. 2001. Golden Point Press. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Geoffrey Blainey. X, (2), 247 PP with 50 b/w illustrations. Fp: Captain Charles Swanston. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.2 x 17. 0646403362
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$15

30802
HARMAN, F. Ward
SHIP MODELS ILLUSTRATED

New York. 1947. Marine Model Company. 5th printing of the April 1943 original. 128 PP with b/w illust. (Line drawings, photos, plans and sketch-plans), and 8 pages of colour illustrations (4 photos of models, and 56 flags). Hard cover, vignette on front cover, dj. Repaired dust jacket, o/wise very good. 26.3 x 18.
Working guide to modelling.
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$25

19557
HARPER, Norman (editor)
PACIFIC ORBIT, Australian-American Relations since 1942

Melbourne. 1968. Australian-American Association / F. W. Cheshire. 1st Ed. IX, 256 PP with 2 figures and 10 tables. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with a closed tear, o/wise near fine. 25 x 15.4.
Prefaces by the then Prime Minister of Australia, J.G. Gorton and the President of the U.S.A., Lyndon B. Johnson. 11 papers: Partnership in defence, partnership in trade, American investment in Australia.... A brief history 1936-1968 of the Australian-American Association.
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$10

53746
HARVEY, Clive
RMS EMPRESS OF BRITAIN - Britain's Finest Liner

Stroud, UK. 2004. Tempus. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Oblong: 22.6 x 25. 0752431692
From Canadian Pacific: the Early Years, to "Tragedy" and "in the Wake of an Empress".
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$35

58109
HARVEY, Peter
CLONMEL - Disaster to Discovery

Melbourne. 1999. Heritage Council Victoria. 1st Ed. 28 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 21. 0730686981
Steamer lost on 1st January 1841 on a sandbar off Port Albert.
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$20

56229
HASTINGS, Max
NEMESIS: The Battle for Japan, 1944-45

London. 2007. HarperCollins. 3rd printing. XXVII, 674 PP with 10 maps, plus 32 pages with 76 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 9780007219827
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$40

30122
HATTENDORF, John B. (editor)
MARITIME HISTORY - Volume 1: The Age of Discovery & Volume 2: The Eighteenth Century and the Classic Age of Sail

Malabar, Fl., USA. 1996 & 1997. Krieger Publishing. Reprints. Volume 1: XV, 331 PP with 28 b/w illust. Fp: Portuguese Navigators. Volume 2: XVI, 304 PP with 32 b/w illust. Fp: An eighteenth-century French ship. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Fine. 23.4 x 15.7. 1575240130
Volume 1: Ships of Late Middle-age by Richard W. Unger - Portuguese Expansion by Charles Verlinden - Spain and the conquest of the Atlantic by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto - The World Encompassed by A.N. Ryan. Volume 2: The Opening of the Pacific by Glyndwr Williams - The Science and Practice of Navigation by Karel Davids and Willem F.J. Mörzer Bruyns...
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$100

31692
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - No.24 - BRITAIN'S RAILWAY STEAMERS: WESTERN AND SOUTHERN COMPANIES, plus French and Stena

London. 1993. Author. 1st Ed. No. 24 in the Merchant Fleets series. (VI), 230 PP with 309 b/w drawings to constant scale (1:900). Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.7. 0946378215
Technical details and career histories of 28 companies and their 466 ships.
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$50

31552
HENDERSON, James
SENT FORTH A DOVE - Discovery of the Duyfken

Perth. 1999. University of Western Australia Press. 1st Ed. XIV, 218 PP with 8 sketch-maps, b/w and colour illust. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 24.8 x 17.4. 1876268247
The story of the Dutch discovery of Australia in 1606 on the Duyfken (dove), and of the Duyfken 1606 Replica Project.
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$25

15693
HENDERSON, John
OBSERVATIONS ON THE COLONIES OF NEW SOUTH WALES AND VAN DIEMEN'S LAND

Adelaide. 1965. L.B.S.A. Australiana Facsimile Editions No. 103. Facsimile of the 1832 original copy held at the State Library of Tasmania. XXV, (3), 180 PP plus 3 bw plates and 1 table (experiments on the temperature of the Ocean made during a passage from N.S. Wales to Bengal, January-February 1831). Fp: Natives of Wellington, New South Wales. Green simile leather covers. Fine. 21.8 x 14.2.
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$45

35154
HENDERSON, Richard
HAND REEF AND STEER

London. 1974. Ian Allan. 1st UK edition of the 1965 US edition. (14), 95 PP with 1 head piece and 97 figures by the author. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Light foxing of the outside edges, offsetting on endpapers. Near fine. 24 x 18.4. 0711005206
A practical handbook on cruising.
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$10

56172
HENNINGHAM, Stephen & BALL, Desmond (editors)
SOUTH PACIFIC SECURITY: ISSUES & PERSPECTIVES

Canberra. 1991. Strategic and Defence Studies Centre / ANU. 1st Ed. No. 72, in the Canberra Papers on Strategy and Defence series. XXII, 155 PP with 4 maps & 18 tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.6 x 14.5. 0731511573
Trends and prospects in the Asia/Pacific security context, South Pacific security and defence environment. France in the South Pacific, by Yves Pimont ...
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$20

61854
HENRY, Fred
SHIPS OF THE ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET CO. LTD.

Glasgow. 1977. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 4th edition of the 1962 original, revised by F. B. O'FRIEL. 88 PP with 2 maps and 32 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 18.5 x 12.2. 0851742823
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$15

42704
HESSELBERG, Erik
KON-TIKI AND I

London. 1951. Allen & Unwin. 3rd impression of the 1950 UK original, translated from the 1949 Norwegian original Kon-Tiki og Jeg. (4), 76 PP with drawings (begun on the Pacific on board the raft Kon-Tiki and completed at Solbakken in Borre. REP: Map Borre / Polynesia / Borre. Hard cover, illustrated front, dj (chipped and price clipped). Short note on front endpaper. Ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Offsetting of endpapers, o/wise very good. 30 x 22.5.
By the Navigator of the Kon-Tiki.
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$15

21934
HETHERINGTON, Roy M.
THE WRECK OF H.M.S. ORPHEUS, New Zealand's Worst Sea Disaster

Auckland. 1975. Cassell. Reprint of the 1968 original. XVI, 158 PP with 1 map & 24 bw illust. Hard cover, dj. Very good. 22.4 x 14.8. 0726937037
The most tragic shipwreck in New Zealand waters, 7th Feb. 1863, Manukau Harbour: loss of 189 from a complement of 258. Appendix with 58 pages on wrecks in N.Z.
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$15

52399
HEYERDAHL, Thor
THE MALDIVE MYSTERY

London. 1986. Allen & Unwin. 1st UK edition. 323 PP (5) plus 24 pages with 21 b/w & 34 colour photos. Eps: Map of Indian Ocean, centred on the Maldive Archipelago. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 16. 0049101048
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$15

61994
HILDEBRAND, J. R. / CHALMERS ADAMS, Harriet
THE PATHFINDER OF THE EAST / AN ALTITUDINAL JOURNEY THROUGH PORTUGAL (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1927. National Geographic Magazine. Extracts from Volume LII, No. 5, November 1927. Contains 2 articles: pages 503 to 550 with 1 map and 43 b/w photos, then pages I-XVI, 567-610 with XVI colour plate, 1 map and 44 b/w photos. Soft cover. Near fine. 25.4 x 17.6.
Vasco da Gama and the search for Christians and Spices / Portugal, a tiny nation that once ruled the world.
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$20

44611
HIRST, Warwick
PAINTING THE PACIFIC

Sydney. 2002. State Library of New South Wales. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Dagmar Schmidmaier. 20 PP with 7 colour illustrations. Soft cover. Fine. . 24 x 14. 0731371186
Guide to an exhibition of 54 paintings held in the State Library's Picture Gallery in 2002. Short biography of 24 painters, and description of their paintings.
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$15

58620
HOBLEY, L. F.
EXPLORING THE PACIFIC

London. 1969. Methuen & Co. Ltd. Reprint of the 1957 original, in the Methuen's Outlines History series. (4), 71 PP with b/w illustrations by the author and G. Randall. Hard cover, illustrated front. Ex Library copy with 4 stamps and renewed endpapers. Stain on outside fore edge. Very good. 21.3 x 17. 41659610X
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$5

52199
HOLLINGSWORTH, Alan
THE WAY OF A YACHT, An introduction to the comparative anatomy of offshore sailing craft

New York. 1974. W W Norton 1st American edition. 136 PP with tables, figures & 23 b/w plates. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 24.6 x 18.5. 0393031810
Design of deep-sea sailing craft... Explanations on the working of the various rating rules.
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$5

15717
HOOPER, Meredith
DOCTOR HUNGER AND CAPTAIN THIRST - Stories of Australian Explorers

Sydney. 1982. Methuen. 1st Ed. 144 PP with b/w illust. Fp: Expedition horses & items of equipment. Eps: Map of Australia. Hard cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 26 x 19.5. 0454003641
Account of some of the expeditions undertaken by John Eyre, John Lort Stokes, Burke & Wills, Sturt... faced with the threats of hunger and thirst.
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$20

61931
HORDERN HOUSE
THE GREAT SOUTH LAND - Searching for the Antipodes, from classical scholars to Quiros & Dampier

Sydney. 2011. Hordern House Rare Books Pty. Ltd. Edited by Anne McCORMICK & Derek McDONNELL. No pagination, 180 PP with b/w and colour illustrations on superior quality paper. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 28.7 x 22. 9781875567669
Beautifully presented Catalogue of 127 items for sale with price-list loosely inserted. Includes sections on Dutch exploration and the VOC fleets, Spanish & Portuguese discovery and the English adventurers Drake & Dampier.
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$55

48383
HORE, Captain Peter, R.N. (editor)
SEAPOWER ASHORE. 200 Years of Royal Navy Operations on Land

London. 2001. Chatham Publishing / National Maritime Museum. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Admiral Sir Jock Slater. 288 PP with tables, 7 maps, and 60 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 17.2. 1861761554
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$30

61828
HORNER, Dave
THE TREASURE GALLEONS, Clues to Millions in Sunken Gold and Silver

London. 1973. Robert Hale & Co. 1st UK edition of the 1971 US original. XXVIII, 259 PP with text illustrations, plus 32 pages with 53 b/w illustrations (paintings, photos, charts). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Very good. 22.3 x 14.5. 0396063780
"Trinidad" off Southern California, "Las Cinque Chagas" in the Azores, "Nuestra Senora de Atocha" off Florida...
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$25

61309
HOUGH, Richard
ADMIRALS IN COLLISION

London. 1973. White Lion. Reprint of the 1959 original. 174 PP with 1 map and 5 diagrams, plus 10 pages with 13 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Occasional light foxing, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14. 856175277
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$20

12369
HOUGH, Richard
NELSON

Sydney. 1980. Books for Pleasure. 1st Australian edition. 192 PP with 111 b/w & 55 colour illust. Fp: Nelson by Leonardo Guzzardi. Eps: 18th Century English coverlet embroidered in silks and gold. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25 x 19. 092602060
A biography of the national hero, victor of Cape St.Vincent, the Nile (Aboukir) and Trafalgar, who died while defeating the Franco-Spanish Fleet at Trafalgar on 21 October 1805.
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$15

35891
HOWARTH, David
THE GOLDEN ISTHMUS

London. 1967. Readers Union. Reprint of the 1966 original published by Collins. 285 PP with 3 maps, plus 8 pages with 13 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21.7 x 14.2.
History of the isthmus of Darien, first crossed by Balboa. The Elizabethan plunderers. The buccaneers. The Scottish colony... The Panama canal...
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$5

16789
HOWARTH, David
TRAFALGAR: The Nelson Touch

New York. 1969. Atheneum. Book Club edition. 254 PP with 1 fig., 2 maps, 5 plans, 76 b/w & 8 colour illust. Half title page: portrait of Nelson. FEP: Rigging plan of HMS Victory. REP: Plan of hull of HMS Victory. Cloth cover, dj. Occasional foxing and dust jacket a little rubbed with a few creases or chips, o/wise near fine. 23.5 x 15.
The blockade to prevent Napoleon's invasion, the Battle of Trafalgar and the death of Nelson.
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$15

34364
HOWARTH, David & Stephen
LORD NELSON - The Immortal Memory

New York. 1989. Viking Press. 1st US edition. IX, 390 PP plus 16 pages with 22 b/w illust. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Remainder mark on lower edge, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16. 0670817295
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$15

33631
HOWELLS, William
THE PACIFIC ISLANDERS

London. 1973. Weidenfeld and Nicolson. Paperback edition, in Peoples of the World series. XVI, (2), 299 PP with 6 figures and 14 maps, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21.6 x 13.8. 029776599X
Outlines the prehistory of Polynesia and Micronesia. The origins of these islanders with facts and interpretations from physical anthropology, archaeology and language studies, giving a picture of the past of the entire Pacific.
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$10

17183
HOYT, Edwin P.
AMERICA'S WARS AND MILITARY EXCURSIONS

New York. 1987. McGraw-Hill. Book Club edition. XVII, 589 PP with 3 tables, 3 plans & 13 maps. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 21.4 x 14.5.
American military policy over 2 centuries: against the Indians and French before the War of Independence, the War of 1812 to both World Wars, Korea, Vietnam and Grenada.
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$5

61832
HUDDART PARKER LIMITED
WAR SERVICE OF THE MERCHANT NAVY - A Record of the Participation of the Men and Ships of Huddart Parker Ltd

Melbourne. 1951. John D. Harris & Co. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Admiral Lord Mountevans. 79 PP with head-pieces in colour and 33 b/w photos. Cloth cover with gilt title and crest on front. A fine copy in a chipped dust jacket. Scarce. 29 x 22.5.
A tribute to the men who served during 1939/1945 together with a Roll of Honour.
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$55

42631
HUDGINS, Morgan
MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY - (An Arcola Picture)

London. 1962. Random House / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. 1st Ed. No pagination, 36 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Centrefold: Map with Bounty's Course. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.2 x 21.
The story and the movie filmed by MGM in early 1960's with Marlon Brando and Trevor Howard.
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$10

39812
HUGHES, David E.
THE INDONESIAN SAILING CARGO and the Problem of Technology Choice for Sea Transport in a Developing Country: A Study of the Consequences of Perahu Motorisation Policy in the Context of the Economic Regulation of Inter-Island Shipping

Cardiff. 1984. University of Wales, College of Cardiff. Photocopy of a Thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements of Philosophiae Doctor in the University of Wales. (2), XXIV, 334 PP, plus 12 tables and 16 maps and 2 appendices with 25 plates with 1 b/w and 60 colour photos (laser prints), and 66 pages with 32 maps. Soft cover, stapled. Erratic pagination 2 or 3 times. Thesis complete (as received from the University). Fine. 29.2 x 20.7.
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$250

41522
HUGHES, Nigel
THE PAINTINGS OF THE BAY OF NATAL - A Selection of Works dating from 1845 to 1982

Craighall, South Africa. 2001. Mertrade (Proprietary) Limited. 1st edition limited to 850 copies numbered 151 to 1000. Foreword by Gillian Scott-Berning. 196 PP with 17 plans and 72 colour plates. Fp: Durban Bay from the Maritzburg Road, circa 1856, watercolour by James Lloyd. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, top edge gilt, dj. Hand numbered and signed by the author on title page. A little light foxing on endpapers, o/wise as new. Oblong: 27.4 x 29.8. 0620275561
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$140

32359
HUMBLE, Richard
BEFORE THE DREADNOUGHT - The Royal Navy from Nelson to Fisher

London. 1976. Macdonald and Jane's. 1st Ed. VIII, 216 PP with 1 graph, 3 sketch-plans and 4 maps, plus 12 pages with 22 b/w illustrations (5 paintings and 17 photos). Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket with repaired tears at head and foot. Faint foxing, o/wise very good. 22.4 x 14. 0356082341
Afterglow of Trafalgar. Crimean war interlude...
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$15

22632
HUME, Cyril L.
CUTTY SARK - Last of the Racing Clippers

Sydney. 1971. Historian Publishers. 1st Australian edition. Foreword by Frank G. G. Carr. VI, 46 PP with 5 colour (centrefold by John Allcot) and many b/w illust. (plans, drawings, paintings, photos). Title-page: Nannie the Witch, Hercules Linton's original sketch of the design for the figurehead of Cutty Sark. Inside front cover: Autograph by Mary Gilmore for Cyril L. Hume. Inside back cover: sail plan of Cutty Sark. Pictorial soft cover. Stamp of previous owner at top of title page. Very good. 28 x 21.5.
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$20

10020
HURD, Archibald
THE ISLANDERS

London. 1926. Cassell. 1st Ed. 94 PP. Cloth cover, colour vignette on front. A little light foxing o/wise near fine. 18.6 x 12.5.
England and the Sea: struggle for Supremacy at sea, shipowners, shipping rings... The blessing of Sea Power... Series of articles initially published in The Blue Peter, revised and extended.
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$15

56369
INGLETON, Geoffrey C.
CHARTING A CONTINENT - A Brief Memoir on the History of Marine Exploration and Hydrographical Surveying in Australian Waters from the Discoveries of Captain James Cook to the War Activities of the Royal Australian Navy Surveying Service

Sydney. 1944. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. XIV, (2 blank), 146 PP, plus 32 pages with 42 b/w plates. FEP: Coral Sea. REP: Papua Gulf & Bismark Sea. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Spine of dust jacket chipped at head, and with piece missing at foot. Errata slip tipped in on page XIII. Foxing spots on outside edges and few pages. Plain good wishes note on front endpaper. Very good. 22 x 15.
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$150

61758
INSTITUT FRANCAIS DE LA MER
Un Demi-Siècle d' Océanologie ORSTOM dans le Pacifique Sud (in La Revue Maritime, No. 440)

Paris. 1995. Institut Français de la Mer. No 440, 4th quarter, 1995. Includes articles by Jacques DANIEL, René GRANDPERRIN, Christian HENIN & Francis ROUGERIE, from P. 64 to 105 with b/w illustrations (1 map and 15 photos). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Near fine. 24 x 15.5.
50 years of Oceanography in the South Pacific.
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$20

61850
IRVINE, Lucy
CASTAWAY

London. 1983. Victor Gollancz Ltd. 1st Ed. 287 PP with 2 maps, 12 text illustrations by Ley Kenyon, plus 12 pages with 21 colour photos. Eps: Map of Tuin Island. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0575033401
Life on the remote uninhabited island of Tuin, Torres Strait, between May 1981 and June 1982.
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$20

61905
ISFAR
A 1788 FRENCH SIGHTING OF EVIDENCE FOR VOLCANISM IN THE SYDNEY BASIN: Columnar Sandstone at La Perouse / ANGLO-FRENCH CONTACTS IN 1788: The Knowledge of English on Board La Pèrouse's Ships (in Explorations)

Melbourne. 2011. ISFAR / Institute for the Study of French-Australian Relations. No. 51, December 2011. 64 PP. Contains 2 articles: Pages 3 to 14 & Pages 33 to 38. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8.
Call of La Pérouse at Botany Bay.
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$20

39138
JACKSON, Robert
THE ROYAL NAVY IN WORLD WAR II

London. 1997. Airlife. 1st UK edition. 176 PP with 6 maps and 169 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 19.5. 185310714X
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$15

33868
JAFFEE, Walter W.
THE LAST MISSION TANKER

Palo Alto, Ca., USA. 1995. The Glencannon Press. 2nd edition of the 1990 original. 80 PP with 2 facsimile of documents, 5 headpieces and 31 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 22.8 x 15.3. 0963758659
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$15

53625
JOLLY, Dick
WRECK, RESCUE AND SALVAGE

Dunbeath, Scotland. 2007. Whittles Publishing. Reprint of the 2006 original. VI, 154 PP with 32 b/w illustrations (1 document, 13 headpieces and 18 photos) and 27 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. New. 24 x 17. 190444542X
Reminiscences of deep-sea tug and commercial salvage, by the author now based and living in Eden, N.S.W.
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$45

19939
JONES, Theodore A.
RACING FOR THE AMERICA'S CUP 1974, The View from the Candy Store

New York. 1975. Quadrangle / N.Y. Times. 1st Ed. XIV, 177 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Well-wishers on the wharf. Eps: Location of America's Cup Course. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 28.5 x 22. 0812905423
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$10

61838
JOPPIEN, Rüdiger & SMITH, Bernard
THE ART OF CAPTAIN COOK'S VOYAGES - VOLUMES I, II & III (boxed 4 volume set)

Melbourne. 1985-1987. Oxford University Press in association with the Australian Academy of the Humanities. Vol.I: 1985 reprint: The Voyage of the Endeavour 1768-1771. Vol.II: 1985 reprint: The Voyage of Resolution & Endeavour 1772-1775. Vol III (text): 1st edition of 1987, & Vol III (catalogue): 1st edition of 1987: The Voyage of Resolution & Discovery 1776-1780. Vol I: XVI, 248 PP with 326 b/w & colour plates. Vol. II: XIV, 274 PP with 106 b/w or colour plates, 19 colour and 189 b/w illustrations. Vol.III: (Text) XXI, 234 PP with 209 b/w & colour plates. Vol III (Catalogue) VIII, 435 PP with 458 b/w plates. All volumes bound in cloth with dust jacket and contained in a cloth covered boxed slipcase. A fine set. 35 x 25.5. 0195548930 (complete set)
Also includes an associated pamphlet "The Functions of Art on Captain Cook's Voyages", reprinted from the Pacific Island Monthly magazine.
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$1100

42716
JORDAN, David
WOLFPACK - The U-Boat War and the Allied Counter-Attack 1939-1945

Staplehurst, Kent. 2002. Spellmount. 1st Ed. 176 PP with 60 colour artworks and over 100 b/w or colour photos. Fp: Menacing shape of a U-Boat as it cuts through the water. Eps: Spectacular results of a torpedo attack, in the Atlantic, 1941. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 31.2 x 23.4. 1862271585
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$20

39705
JOSS, John
STRIKE - U.S. Naval Strike Warfare Center

Novato, Ca. 1989. Presidio Press. 1st Ed. Airpower No. 1008, in the Presidio Power series. X, 134 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.2 X 20.5. 0891413200
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$10

53870
JOURNET, F.
L'AUSTRALIE, Description du Pays, Colons et Natifs, Gouvernement, Institutions, Productions, Travaux Publics, Mines, avec une carte politique et géologique

Paris. 1885. J. Rothschild. 1st Ed. VIII, 376 PP with head and tail pieces, plus 1 large folded map in colour. Rebacked copy, cloth cover with original front cover pasted down, gilt title on spine. Slight ageing and foxing. French text. A very good copy. 23.5 x 15.3.
Study of Australia in the 1880's by a French civil engineer. The inhabitants, government, resources, public works. Chapter XII (P.321-358) on aborigines with the ending: within a few years, none will be left, just a souvenir, as the supposedly best colonising nation in the world is that which has the least integration of the people they conquer.
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$80

38313
JUPP, Ursula (editor)
HOME PORT: VICTORIA

Victoria, British Columbia. 1967. Author. 1st Ed. 168 PP with 2 maps, plus 16 pages with 29 b/w illustrations. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj (ship Thermopylae, by J.W. Hardcastle). Dedication page signed by the author and with dedicatory note signed by the artist John W. Hardcastle. Near fine. 23.6 x 16.
A collection of true stories of men and ships that sailed from this port, told by old seamen at meetings of the Thermopylae Club, Victoria, British Columbia.
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$20

61920
JÖRGENSEN, Captain S. J. E.
THE STORM KING - Journey Across the World in a Lifeboat by Captain S. J. E. Jörgensen

Melbourne. 2004. Black Jack Press. 1st edition, introduced and annotated by Michael Jörgensen. (10), 131 PP with b/w illustrations (engravings, facsimile of documents, map, plans and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Half title page with colour photo of Michael Jörgensen (editor), pasted down, dated and signed by him. Fine. 24.5 x 17. 0958078548
The 11-month voyage of the lifeboat "Storm King" from Victoria Docks (12th September 1889) to Adelaide (4th August 1890) ...
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$45

21653
KENDALL, F. R.
DEAREST MOTHER - Extracts from the Letters of F. R. Kendall

London. 1987. P&O Cruises & Good Books Publications. 1st Ed. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (front cover: William Fawcett, 1828 & back cover: Canberra 1987). Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0946555060
Commemorative booklet published for the 150th anniversary of the creation of The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Franklin Kendall had 50 years of service with P & O and during that time, he travelled extensively, writing regularly to his mother. This booklet contains extracts from the 78 letters he wrote, each commencing with the words Dearest Mother. They reflect the early days of P. & O.
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$15

36244
KENDRICK, John
ALEJANDRO MALASPINA - Portrait of a Visionary

Montreal. 1999. McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st Ed. XI, 200 PP with 1 map and 14 b/w illust. Fp: Alejandro Malaspina as a flag officer. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 16. 0773518304
His five-year scientific voyage (1789-1794) and examination of the Spanish colonies in the Americas and the Philippines. His report and proposals resulting in imprisonment...
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$30

12363
KILROY, Commander Robin A.
BOLEH

London. 1951. Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Ed. XII, 228 PP with b/w illustrations (charts, maps, drawings & photos) by the author. Fp: Sunset, Malacca Strait. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Spine of cover sunned at head and foot. Dust jacket chipped and rubbed. Ageing of paper on outside edges, foxing spots on endpapers and few pages, signature on inside front cover, o/wise very good. 22 x 14.
Story of an unusual ship: a Malay junk yacht. Her voyage in 1949 to Salcombe via Singapore, Sabang, Colombo, Minikoi, Seychelles, Mauritius, Port Elizabeth, Simonstown (RN Base), St. Helena, Ascension, Cape Verde.
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$10

38105
KITTRIDGE, Alan
PASSENGER STEAMERS OF THE RIVER FAL

Truro, Cornwall. 1988. Twelveheads Press. 1st Ed. 120 PP with 2 maps, 2 facsimile of notices, 2 engravings, 10 profiles and 117 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Map of the River Fal. Pictorial card cover. Fine. Oblong: 19.7 x 21. 0906294185
Steamboats, steamtugs...
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$15

20771
KNOX-JOHNSTON, Robin
THE COLUMBUS VENTURE

London. 1991. BBC Books. Reprint of the 1991 original. 208 PP with 18 colour & 40 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 24 x 16. 0563360909
On board the yacht Suhaili, in the footsteps of Christopher Columbus.
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$15

31243
KOOP, Gerhard & SCHMOLKE, Klaus-Peter
BATTLESHIP SCHARNHORST

London. 1998. Conway. 1st UK edition in the Conway Maritime Modeller's Series, translated from the German original Vom Originale zum modell: Schlatschiff Scharnhorst. 64 PP with 1 map, 4 camouflage patterns, 9 sketch-plans, 13 set of plans and 67 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0851777481
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$10

56363
KOSTER, Douglas A.
OPERATION VICTOR SEARCH

Lavenham, Suffolk. 1979. Terence Dalton Ltd. 1st Ed. Foreword by Captain J. G. B. Morrow. XII, 172 PP with 69 b/w illustrations. Eps: Chart of Search Area off Pembrokeshire coast. Hard cover, dj. Very good. 23.2 x 18. 0900963956
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$15

60380
La PRAIRIE, Yves
LE NOUVEL HOMME ET LA MER - Entretiens avec Maurice Bruzek

Paris. 1977. Editions Mengès. 1st edition. 305, (16) PP, plus 32 pages with 24 b/w illustrations (4 maps and 20 photos) and 20 colour photos. 2 newspaper clippings loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover (rubbed and with creases). Foxing. French text. Very good. 23.2 x 15.2. 2856200168
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$10

11039
LABOUTE, P., FEUGA, M., & GRANDPERRIN, R.
NOUVELLE-CALEDONIE - LE PLUS BEAU LAGON DU MONDE

Nouméa. 1991. Editions Alizés. 1st Ed. 272 PP with maps & colour photos. Eps: Gorgones & Crinoïdes. Hard cover, dj. Fine. French text. 29.3 x 21.5. 2950578403
New Caledonia is almost completely surrounded by a barrier reef inside of which is one of the biggest & most beautiful lagoons in the world: fauna, flora & underwater world (coral, fishes, shells...). 7 pages glossary and scientific/common names.
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$55

42649
LAMONT-BROWN, Raymond
KAMIKAZE - Japan's Suicide Samurai

London. 2000. Cassell & Co. Reprint of the 1999 paperback edition (original of 1997). 192 PP with 1 organigram and 1 Japanese character ideogram, plus 16 pages with 37 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.8 x 12.8. 0304352004
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$15

21103
LAND, Barbara
THE NEW EXPLORERS - Women in Antarctica

New York. 1981. Dodd, Mead. Book Club edition. 224 PP with 8 maps, 1 table & b/w photos. Laminated pictorial boards, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 16. 0396079245
For the last two decades, women have become equal partners in science on the Antarctic continent: doctors, seagoing biologists, ornithologists, scuba divers,..
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$15

49495
LANG, A. W.
SEEKARTEN DER SÜDLICHEN NORD- UND OSTSEE

Hamburg. 1968. Deutsches Hydrographisches Institut. 1st Ed. (10), 106 PP with 84 figures, plus 70 pages for 20 charts (5 on full page and 15 on double page). Cloth cover, gilt decoration and title on front cover, gilt title on spine. Dust jacket tipped in on rear endpaper. Ingleton bookplate on front endpaper. German text (summary in German, English, French and Russian). Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 33.3 x 23.3.
Charts of the coasts of the Southern Baltic Sea and the German North Sea.
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$50

61132
LANGMUIR, Graham E. & SOMNER, Graeme H.
WILLIAM SLOAN & CO. LTD. GLASGOW 1825 - 1968

Kendal, UK. 1987. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 28 PP with 23 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine, o/wise very good. 21.2 x 13.7. 0905617428
History & fleet list.
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$10

38787
LARSEN, Paul & COUTTS, Russell
AMERICA'S CUP 2000, including the Louis Vuitton Cup

Auckland. 1999. Hodder Moa Beckett. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w & colour illustrations, and colour photos (most by by Daniel Forster). Eps. Hard cover, dj. Remainder mark on lower outside edge. Occasional foxing. Very good. 31.3 x 24.6. 1869587170
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$15

61841
LASERON, Charles Francis
SOUTH WITH MAWSON, Reminiscences of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-14

Sydney. 1957. Angus & Robertson. 2nd edition of the 1947 original. XII, 195 PP plus 16 pages with 26 b/w photos (most of them by Frank Hurley). FEP: Map of sledging journeys made from the main base Adelie Land. REP: Map of Antarctica showing the stations of the various nations during the International Geophysical Year. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj with a few chips. Lacks half-title page and frontispiece. A few small marks (biro) on front endpaper, o/wise a very good copy. 22 x 14.2.
The account by the Assistant Biologist of the First Australian expedition of 18 men who wintered in 1912, on the blizzard-swept shores of King George V Land.
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$20

61888
LAWSON, Will
STEAM IN THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC

Wellington. 1909. Gordon & Gotch. 1st Ed. 150 PP, plus 36 plates with 57 b/w illustrations. Fp: Sir James Mills, L.C.M.G. Pictorial soft cover (repaired). Covers rubbed and worn, and with part of spine missing. Light browning on outside edges. Occasional foxing and a few pages a little dog-eared. Note by Harry O'May, previous owner, on contents page. Harry O'May name at top of first page, with House Flag pasted down. Very good. 19.2 x 12.5.
The Story of Merchant steam navigation in the Australasian coastal and intercolonial trades and on the ocean lines of the Southern Pacific.
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$65

20843
LE SCELLEUR, Kevin
CHANNEL ISLANDS' RAILWAY STEAMERS

Wellingborough. 1985. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 1 plan, 2 profiles, and 169 bw illust. (paintings & photos). Title spread: The Outer Dock at Southampton. FEP: Horses and wagons wait patiently for Diana to discharge her passengers and cargo. REP: The first car ferry Falaise passing the passenger ship Sarnia, in St Aubin Bay, Jersey, on May 25 1973. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 20. 0850597072
The passenger steamer services operated by the railway companies between the south coast of England and the Channel Islands and north-west France.
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$15

18639
LEHMANN, L. Th.
DE GALEIEN, Een bijdrage aan de kennis der zeegeschiendenis

Amsterdam. 1987. De Bezige Bij. 1st Ed. 155 PP with 37 bw illust. in text. FEP: Map of the Mollucas. Moluccae insulae Celeberrimae. Pict card cover. Fine. Dutch text. 21 x 16.2. 9023453077
A contribution to the knowledge of the history of the sea. The Galleys: their construction, the rowers, the officers...
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$10

48260
LENTON, H. T.
AMERICAN FLEET AND ESCORT DESTROYERS 1

London. 1971. Macdonald. 1st Ed., in Navies of the Second World War series. Volume 1: 160 PP with tables, 8 plans and 89 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Front of dust jacket with 2 closed tears, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 10.8 x 15.2. 356030059
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$10

41218
LENTON, H. T.
AMERICAN FLEET AND ESCORT DESTROYERS 2

London. 1971. Macdonald. 1st Ed., in Navies of the Second World War series. Volume 2: 160 PP with tables & 46 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 10.8 x 15.2. 356031233
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$10

30798
LEVITT, Michael & LLOYD, Barbara
UPSET: Australia Wins the America's Cup

Sydney. 1984. Hodder and Stoughton. 1st Australian edition of the 1983 US original. (8), 212 PP with 7 diagrams, plus 16 pages with 24 colour photos by Dan Nerney. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 23 x 15.3. 0340355808
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$5

44086
LIBBY, Ronald T.
THE POLITICS OF ECONOMIC POWER IN SOUTHERN AFRICA

Princeton, N.J. 1987. Princeton University Press. 1st Paperback edition. XXIV, 362 PP with 15 maps and 33 tables. Soft cover. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 21.6 x 13.8. 0691022569
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$10

30488
LIND, L. J.
ESCAPE FROM CRETE - Being the personal narrative of a prisoner of war on the Island of Crete and his escape by submarine to Alexandria

Sydney. 1944. Australasian Publishing. 1st Ed. 100 PP with 1 map on double page, plus 3 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj (chipped at top and bottom of spine). Near fine. 19 x 12.5.
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$30

42087
LIND, L. J. & PAYNE, M. A.
N CLASS - The Story of H.M.A. Ships Napier, Nizan, Nestor, Norman and Nepal

Sydney. 1972. Naval Historical Society of Australia. Limited edition of 1000 numbered copies. (4), 157 PP plus 10 pages with 21 b/w photos. Inside front cover: profile of the N class destroyer. Inside back cover: Map of Mediterranean & Crete 1941-1943. Pictorial card cover (back cover: Crest of the 5 N class destroyers). Near fine. Scarce. 21.1 x 14.
The WWII services of the RAN destroyer of the N Class on all the main theatres and the remote areas: Madagascar, Arckangelsk, Iceland, Faeroes ...
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$45

47743
LINGWOOD, John
SD14 : THE FULL STORY

Preston, UK. 2004. Ships in Focus Publications. 1st Ed. 256 PP with 1 map of the River Wear, 1 cutaway drawing of an SD14, 1 set of plans General Arrangement on a double page, 3 b/w and 547 colour photos. Title page: Syrie (Southwick, yard number 853). Fp: Sunderland Venture (Southwick, yard number: 1426). FEP: Porto Alegre (Southwick, yard number 888). REP: Ignacio Agramonte (Austin & Pickersgill, South Dock , yard number 453). Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 30.5 x 21.8. 1901703649
SD (for shelter-deck) 14 (for 14,000 tons deadweight).
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$100

48130
LIPIECKI, Slawomir
BIG FIVE - PANCERNIKI TYPOW TENNESSEE / COLORADO - Cz. 1 & 2 (Vols 1 & 2)

Gdansk, Poland. 2003 & 2004. AJ - Press. 1st Ed., Naval Monograph Nos. 36 & 37. Cz. 1: 64 PP with 4 line drawings, 24 plans & sketches, 120 b/w photos, plus 1 large folded sheet printed recto/verso (plans of Maryland, California, and Colorado, scale: 1/400) loosely inserted. Inside front cover: 2 colour artworks of the USS Tennessee, in 1940. Inside back cover: 2 colour artwork of the USS Colorado in 1940. Cz. 2: 64 PP with 2 line drawings, 17 plans & sketches, and 106 b/w photos, plus 1 large folded sheet printed recto/verso with plans of California; Colorado and Tennessee (scale 1/400) loosely inserted. Inside front cover: 2 colour artworks of Colorado in 1944. Inside back cover: 2 colour artworks of California in 1944. Pictorial soft cover. Polish text (legend of photos in both Polish and English). Fine. 29.3 x 20.5. 8372371245 / 83
Battleships of the US Navy.
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$70

48811
LLOYD, Christopher
THE NATION AND THE NAVY. A History of Naval Life and Policy

London. 1954. Cresset. 1st Ed. XIV, 288 PP, plus 10 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): The Sovereign of the Seas 1837. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.2 x 13.5.
A brief social history of the Royal Navy and its use as an instrument of national policy.
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$10

61673
LOCH, Ian / KING, Brian
RAINE ISLAND - A Fool Hen Roost / Green Turtle Rookery of World Significance (in Australian Natural History)

Sydney. 1984. Australian Museum. Volume 21, No.5, Winter 1984. 169-216 PP. Contains 2 articles pages 181 to 187 with 7 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29 x 21.5.
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$10

32962
LOGAN JACK, R.
NORTHMOST AUSTRALIA (in 3 volumes)

Perth. 1998. Hesperian Press. Facsimile reprint in a limited edition of 1000 copies of the 1921 original Northmost Australia, Three centuries of exploration, discovery, and adventure in and around the Cape York Peninsula. Volume 1: (4), XV, 366 PP, plus 20 b/w plates. Fp: Portrait R. Logan Jack, 1920. Volume 2: (4), XIV, 367-768 PP, plus 18 b/w plates. Volume 3 (maps): 16 folded maps in pocket, inside front cover: Index Map. Hard cover, gilt device (Coasts of Queensland) on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Fine. 25.5 x 16. 0859052222
... with a study of the narratives of all explorers by sea and land in the light of modern charting, many original or hitherto unpublished documents...
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$200

39807
LONG, Dwight
SAILING ALL SEAS IN THE "IDLE HOUR"

London. 1940. Hodder and Stoughton. 1st Edition in the Black Jacket Books series. Preface by Alan Villiers. 317 PP with 2 plans, plus 16 pages with 11 b/w photos. Title page: Idle Hour. FEP: Map for the crossing Seattle to Arafura Sea. REP: Map for the crossing Timor Sea to London. Cloth cover. War economy paper with foxing on outside edges and some pages. Very good. 19 x 12.5.
On board the Idle Hour, from Seattle to London after crossing the Pacific, the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
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$15

30350
LORD, Walter
THE MIRACLE OF DUNKIRK

London. 1983. Allen Lane. 1st UK edition of the 1982 US original. X, (2), 323 PP with 1 plan and 6 maps, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w photos. Eps: Map of the Channel Ports. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Very good. 24.2 x 16. 0713912111
Evacuation between 24th May and 4th June 1940 of 338,000 Allied troops trapped by the German advance near the port of Dunkirk.
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$15

41480
LOWENSTEIN, Wendy & HILLS, Tom
UNDER THE HOOK - Melbourne Waterside Workers remember, Working Lives and Class War: 1900-1980

Melbourne. 1982. Melbourne Bookworkers / The Australian Society for the Study of Labour History. 1st Ed. Foreword by Robin Gollan. 192 PP with b/w illustrations (sketches, plans, facsimile of documents, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Light foxing, o/wise near fine. 28 x 21. 095934540X
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$15

38056
LUNDEBERG, Philip K.
SAMUEL COLT'S SUBMARINE BATTERY - The secret and the enigma

Washington. 1974. Smithsoniam Institution Press. 1st Ed. No. 29 in the Smithsonian studies in history and technology series. V, 90 PP with 43 figures. Pictorial card cover. Back cover lightly rubbed, o/wise near fine. 27.8 x 21.7.
Mines, minefields for coastal protection and undersea warfare.
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$15

40929
LYNN, Elwyn & MURRAY, Laura
CONSIDERING ART IN TASMANIA

Hobart. 1985. The Fine Arts Press. (4), P.473-532 with b/w and colour illustrations. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 24.8 x 23.2. 869170112
Reprint of pages 473-532 of Art and Australia, Volume 22, No. 4.
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$20

47240
MAAS, Peter
THE TERRIBLE HOURS. The Epic Rescue of Men Trapped beneath the Sea

Sydney. 1999. HarperCollins. Reprint of the 1st Australian edition of 1999. (10), 259 PP, (2 publications). Pïctorial soft cover. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.3. 0732264537
Rescue in May 1937 of the US submarine Squalus, sunk and resting on the Atlantic floor with 59 men trapped in her hull. 33 were rescued.
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$5

61871
MacALINDIN, Bob
NO PORT IN A STORM

Caithness, Scotland. 1998. Whittles Publishing. 1st Ed. XII, 146 PP with b/w illustrations (maps, engravings, sketches, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Errata slip tipped in, on page 31. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24 x 17. 1870325370
History of some "Lightships" worldwide. ... The Channel Rock Lightship, on Proudfoot Shoal (Arafura Sea / Gulf of Carpentaria), and the 1899 disaster brought by Cyclones Mahina and Nachon. ...
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$30

54432
McCANN, E. Armitage
SHIP MODEL MAKING, How to Make Worth-While Models of Decorative Ships

New York. 1926. The Norman W. Henley Publishing Co. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 129, (3), 39 (publications) PP with 6 tables, 1 head piece, 10 tail pieces, 12 text illustrations & 73 figures, plus 1 colour, 2 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): the Galley and the Galleon. Illustrated endpapers. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Lacks the 2 large folded plans called for. Includes a loosely inserted centrefold of the Sept 6, 1930 of The Illustrated London News with 5 colour paintings by Gregory Robinson. Faint foxing on outside edges. Very good. 23.4 x 15.5.
How to make a Barbary Pirate Felucca, and the Spanish galleon Nuestra Senora Deliciosa.
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$10

61839
McCORMICK, Donald
BLOOD ON THE SEA - The Terrible Story of the Yawl Mignonette

London. 1962. Frederick Muller. 1st Ed. 158 PP with 1 map, plus 4 pages with 5 b/w illust. Fp: Map shopwing voyage of the Mignonette's dinghy. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped and with a few small closed tears), o/wise a near fine copy. 20.2 x 13.5.
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$30

52597
McDONALD, Ean
FLIP SIDE WAR

Perth. 2005. Hesperian Press. 1st Ed. X, 169 PP with b/w illustrations (cartoons, drawings, maps, photos, plans). Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.2 x 20.5. 0859053539
Experiences during World War II: HMAS Leeuwin in W.A., HMAS Sydney and Scrap Iron Flotilla in the Mediterranean ... HMAS Shepparton in the Pacific.
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$30

17885
MacGREGOR, David
SCHOONERS IN FOUR CENTURIES

London. 1982. Model & Allied Pub. 1st Ed. 144 PP with b/w illust. (photos, plans & paintings). Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 23 x 17.6. 0852427743
Comprehensive history of the schooner since its development in Holland, to this day.
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$25

61024
MACKANESS, George
SOME PROPOSALS FOR ESTABLISHING COLONIES IN THE SOUTH SEAS (in Journal and Proceedings of the RAHS, Vol XXIX, Part V, 1943)

Sydney. 1943. The Royal Australian Historical Society. Volume XXIX, Part V, 1943. Edited by C. Price Conigrave. 261-336 PP. Contains article pages 261 to 280 with 5 b/w illustrations. Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 21 x 14.
Read before the Society, April 27, 1943. Other articles: Lady Franklin's visit to New South Wales, 1839, by Olive Havard. Sydney's relics of H.M.S. Sirius, by G. A. King.
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$10

60764
McKEE, Alexander
FROM MERCILESS INVADERS - The Defeat of the Spanish Armada

London. 1987. Souvenir Press. Reprint of the 2nd edition of the 1963 original, completely revised and reset, with additional material. 288 PP with 1 map and 2 line figures, plus 16 pages with 23 b/w illust. Eps: Map of the Channel with Armada campaign. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16. 0285627953
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$10

20828
McKIE, Ronald
PROUD ECHO

Sydney. 1957. Angus & Robertson. Reprint of 1953 original. XVII, 158 PP with 26 bw illust., plus 4 pages with map of Sunda Strait and views of HMAS Perth & USS Houston (illustrations by Frank Norton). Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. A fine copy. 22 x 14.
The painful and stirring story of the action of HMAS Perth and USS Houston on the night of 28th February 1942 in the Sunda Strait.
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$30

42293
McLEAN, Gavin
CAPTAIN'S LOG - NEW ZEALAND'S MARITIME HISTORY

Auckland. 2001. Hodder Moa Beckett. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w illustrations. Inside covers: Map of the coast of New Zealand. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25.8 x 18.2. 1869588819
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$15

45798
McLEAVY, Roy
NAVAL FAST STRIKE CRAFT AND PATROL BOATS

London. 1979. Blandford Press. 1st Ed., in the Blandford Colour series. 176 PP with 4 tables, 6 sketches & 64 illust. (plans & colour paintings). Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket sunned. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 19.8 x 13.8. 0713708662
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$5

20890
MACMULLEN, Jerry
THEY CAME BY SEA, A Pictorial History of San Diego Bay

San Diego. 1969. Ward Ritchie Press & Maritime Museum Association of San Diego. 1st Ed. VII, 152 PP with 1 map and 200 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (rubbed at hinges). Dedicatory note on half title page signed by the author. Very good. 25.3 x 17.2.
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$20

36601
McNEILL, D. B.
IRISH PASSENGER STEAMSHIP SERVICES (in Two Volumes)

Newton, Abbot. 1969 & 1971. David & Charles. 1st Ed. Volume 1: 232 PP with 3 maps, and 31 b/w illust. Fp: Donegall Quay, Belfast. Volume 2: 240 PP with 2 maps and 34 b/w illust. Fp: Arrival of the mail boat at Dun Laoghaire. Hard cover, dj (corner of flaps trimmed). Ex library copy with stamp on verso of title page, and renewed endpapers, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 22.3 x 14.2. 715343416 & 071
Volume 1: North of Ireland. Volume 2: South of Ireland.
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$60

56358
MADSEN, Axel
COUSTEAU - An Unauthorized Biography

London. 1989. Robson Books. 1st Ed. XVI, 272 PP, plus 8 pages with 13 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22.2 x 14.2. 0860515176
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$10

52366
MAJOR, R. H. (editor)
EARLY VOYAGES TO TERRA AUSTRALIS NOW CALLED AUSTRALIA

Adelaide. 1963. Australian Heritage Press. Reprint from the 1859 first edition by Hakluyt Society (publication No. 25, First series). (8), LXXII, 140 PP, plus 1 chart within the text and 4 folded charts in rear pocket. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. A 3 page letter by Netherlands Information Service in Australia, dated October 27, 1965, with list of early Dutch explorers, loosely inserted. Fine. 26.2 x 20.7.
... A collection of documents, and extracts from early manuscript maps, illustrative of the history of discovery on the coasts of that vast island, from the beginning of the sixteenth century to the time of Captain Cook.
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$100

15966
MALLETT, Alan S. & BELL, Andrew M. B.
THE PIRRIE-KYLSANT MOTORSHIPS 1915-1932 - The story of the 111 motorships built for the R.M.S.P. Group between 1915 and 1932

Norfolk, U.K. 1984. Mallett and Bell Publications. 1st Ed. 120 PP with 5 colour illust. and 122 b/w photos, plus 1 folded plan at rear of book. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.8 x 14.6. 0950945307
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$15

33029
MALLMANN SHOWELL, Jak P.
THE GERMAN NAVY IN WORLD WAR TWO - A Reference Guide to the Kriegsmarine, 1939-1945

Annapolis. 1979. Naval Institute Press. 1st US Ed. 224 PP with over 330 drawings and photos. Title spread: Schnellboote S19 commissioned October 1938. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 25.3 x 25. 0870219332
History, organization, warships... Chronology.
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$20

31314
MANSIR, A. Richard
A MODELLER'S GUIDE TO HULL CONSTRUCTION

Dana Point, Ca., USA. 1980. Moonraker Publications. 1st Ed. 64 PP with drawings & figures, 7 b/w photos and 17 colour illustrations. Centerfold: Cut-a-way of a wooden ship c. 1730. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly rubbed. Slight ageing of paper on outside edges, o/wise near fine.. 27.7 x 21.5.
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$5

52766
MANUCY, Albert
ARTILLERY THROUGH THE AGES

Washington. 1986. National Park Service. Reprint of the 1985 edition (1949 original). IV, 92 PP with 1 painting, tables and 51 figures by the author. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.2 x 15.
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$10

61504
MAPS
MERCATOR'S WORLD: The Magazine of Maps, Geography, and Discovery - Vol. 8, No. 1

Eugene, Oregon, USA. 2003. Aster Publishing Corporation. Vol. 8, No. 1, January / February 2003. Edited by Gary TURLEY & June RUSSELL-CHAMBERLAIN. 80 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27. 6 x 21.3.
Volume 8. No. 1: Pandora's demise: a dark and stormy night on the Great Barrier Reef, by George Hamilton. The Hawkesworth Connection, by Ronald L. Ravneberg. The incrustable father of Korean Cartography: Kim Chong-Ho and his maps, by Daniel Kane.
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$15

17727
MARIN LA MESLEE, Edmond
THE NEW AUSTRALIA, 1883

Melbourne. 1979. Heinemann Educational. 1st Australian paperback edition of the 1973 UK edition. Translated from the French original of 1883 L'Australie Nouvelle, and edited with a critical introduction by Russel Ward. XXVII, 222 PP with facsimile of title page of French Edition, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Copy lacking the frontispiece. Faint foxing. Very good. 21.5 x 13.7. 0858592002
A presentation of Australia to the French public by one who settled there and worked for the Department of the Surveyor General, Sydney. The author arrived in March 1876 in Melbourne after residing for many years in Mauritius.
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$10

56271
MARSHALL, Donald
ISLAND OF PASSION, RA'IVAVAE

London. 1962. George Allen & Unwin. 1st UK edition. 301, (3) PP with 17 drawings by James Scott and 26 b/w photos by author. Eps: maps. Hard cover, device in blind on front cover, dj (price clipped). Fine. 22 x 14.5.
The religious and sexual rites, legends and language, which disappeared with the arrival of missionaries, traders and the influence of Western culture.
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$15

48629
MASEFIELD, John
THE NINE DAYS WONDER (THE OPERATION DYNAMO)

London. 1941. William Heinemann. 2nd Reprint in March 1941 of the March 1941 original. XVI, 61, (3) PP, plus 1 folded map and 6 pages with 12 b/w photos. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and gilt on spine (faded). Head of spine slightly worn, foxing spots, mostly on outside edges. Very good. 19.6 x 13.2.
The lifting of the First French Army and the B. E. F. from the beaches of Dunkirk.
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$10

44207
MASEFIELD, John
ON THE SPANISH MAIN or, some English forays on the Isthmus of Darien, with a description of the Buccaneers and a short account of old-time ships and sailors

Annapolis. 1972. Naval Institute Press. New US edition of the 1906 original. XII, 344 PP, plus 21 b/w plates. Fp: Sir Henry Morgan. Eps: Chart of the West Indies. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 22 x 14. 0870218573
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$15

48705
MASTINI, Frank
SHIP MODELING SIMPLIFIED. Tips and Techniques for Model Construction from Kits

Camden, Maine. c. 2000. International Marine. 8th printing of the 1990 original. X, (2), 161 PP with 3 illustrated tables and b/w illustrations (5 drawings, 25 photos and 65 figures). Italian-English dictionary of nautical terms between P.115 and 146. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 23.3 x 18.8. 0877422729
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$15

12089
MATHEW, David
THE NAVAL HERITAGE

London. 1944. Collins. 1st Ed. XXIV, 264 PP, plus 8 plates. Fp: John, First Earl of St.Vincent. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). War economy paper. Occasional foxing. Very good . 22.2 x 14.5.
Analysis of all the formative influences in the making of the Royal Navy. Development of naval life and the interaction with general life in England.
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$15

40167
MATHEWS, R. G.
SAILING CRAFT

London. c. 1933. Eyre and Spottiswoode. 1st Ed. 162 PP illustrated by the author with 2 maps and 130 b/w illustrations, plus 16 colour plates. Fp (in colour): His Majesty's yacht Britannia. Red cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket is chipped with small pieces missing. Dated note on front endpaper. Slight ageing of paper, occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 26.5 x 19.5.
The beauty and mystery of the ships, and the magic of the sea.
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$70

56383
MATHEWSON R. Duncan, III
ARCHAQEOLOGICAL TREASURE: The Search for NUESTRA SENORA DE ATOCHA

Woodstock, Vermont. 1985. Seafarers Heritage Library. 2nd printing in July 1985 of the January 1980 original. (2), XXIV, 171 PP with 3 tables, 13 figures, and b/w illustrations (5 portraits & 31 plates). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.3 x 20.8. 0916149005
The world's greatest treasure hunt.
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$30

18079
MATTINGLY, Garrett
THE DEFEAT OF THE SPANISH ARMADA

London. 1959. Jonathan Cape. Second impression of October 1959. 382 PP with 2 maps plus 16 pages with 20 bw illust. Fp: Queen Elizabeth I, the Armada Portrait. Eps: The track of the Spanish Armada. Hard cover: marbled boards and cloth spine, dj (rubbed). Foxing of first and last pages, and on outside edges, o/wise very good. 23.5 x 16.
Operations of 1587 & 1588. Battles along the South Coast of Cornwall and England: 29th July to 9th of August 1588.
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$15

36080
MATTOX, W. C.
BUILDING THE EMERGENCY FLEET

London. 1974. Macdonald and Jane's. 1st UK edition of the 1920 original, in the "Macdonald Maritime History" series. (4), XX, 279 PP with 9 charts/graphs, 16 portraits and 21 b/w photos. Decorated hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Faint foxing. Near fine. 23.3 x 15.5. 0356047407
A historical narrative of the problems and achievements of the United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation.
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$55

50886
MAWER, Granville Allen
SOUTH BY NORTHWEST. The Magnetic Crusade and the Contest for Antarctica

Adelaide. 2006. Wakefield Press. 1st Ed. XIV, 320, (2) PP with head pieces, 20 charts and 32 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 17.5. 1862546509
Race for the South Magnetic Pole: Dumont d'Urville, Charles Wilkes, James Clark Ross...
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$15

57057
MEARNS, David L.
THE SEARCH FOR THE SYDNEY

Sydney. 2009. HarperCollins. 1st Ed. Prologue by Lieutenant John Perryman. (8), 264 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, device (and position of wreck in latitude and longitude) on front cover, dj (verso: profile and plans on H.M.A.S. Sydney). New. 30.2 x 23.5. 9780732288891
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$30

47238
MELVILLE, Henry
OBSERVATIONS RESPECTING THE ISLANDS OF THE MAURITIUS, written during a short sojourn there in 1828

Adelaide. 2004. James Dally. 1st edition limited to 55 hand numbered copies (No. 33/55). 82, (2) PP. Bound in polished quarter kangaroo skin, raised bands, fine yellow English cloth, gilt title on spine. Fine. 25.3 x 19.5.
Reprint of a 1830 original limited edition of 12 copies: "Observations respecting the Islands of the Mauritius, to which are added a few General Remarks on the Slaves of the Isles of France and Bourbon...". Sailed 9th March 1828 Marseille for La Reunion on "l'Etoile de la Mer". Pages 11 to 32: Island of Bourbon (La Réunion) 2nd to 23rd of July 1828. Pages 33 to 82: Isle of France (Mauritius) 24th July to 14th of August.
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$200

61861
MENNIS, Mary M.
MARINERS OF MADANG and Austronesian Canoes of Astrolabe Bay

Brisbane. 2011. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Unit / The University of Queensland. 1st Ed. Research Report Series Volume 9. (12), 176 PP with 12 tables and 156 figures (4 maps, 11 engravings, photos and sketches). Inside covers: 3 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Dated and signed by the author on title page. New. 29.5 x 20.7. 9781742720357
Building of a "Lalong", a large triple deck canoe, and their use in a trade network off the North Coast of Papua New Guinea.
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$40

36753
MERCEY, Commander Arch A. & LEE GROVE, C. (editors)
SEA, SURF AND HELL - The U.S. Coast Guard in World War II

New York. 1946. Prentice-Hall, Inc. 2nd printing in January 1946 of the November 1945 original. XVI, 352 PP, plus 16 pages with 25 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on a lightly sunned spine. Top of spine frayed. Note on front endpaper. Ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 21 x 14.2.
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$15

34659
MEREDITH, Mrs. Charles
NOTES AND SKETCHES OF NEW SOUTH WALES, during a residence in that Colony from 1839 to 1844

Sydney. 1973. Ure Smith / The National Trust of Australia (N.S.W.) Reprint of the 1844 original in a paperbound edition. XI, 164 PP with 6 figures (insect architecture) on page 144. Pictorial card cover. Slight browning of edges. Near fine. 24 x 17.7. 0725401400
Voyage to Australia on the Letitia, sailing from England in June 1839.
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$10

61877
METEOROLOGY
OBSERVING THE WEATHER - The Australian co-operative observers guide January 1979

Canberra. 1979. A.G.P.S. / Department of Science and the Environment - Bureau of Meteorology. January 1979 edition. VII, 38 PP with b/w illustrations (sketches, photos) and 36 colour photos of clouds. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17.6. 0642015642
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$15

44091
MICARD, Etienne
L' HEROIQUE INQUIETUDE DE VASCO DE GAMA

Paris. 1930. Editions Pierre Roger. 1st Ed., in La Vie des Grands Découvreurs series. 281, (5) PP with 1 map on double page and 6 engravings. Soft cover. French text. Near fine. 25.4 x 16.7.
Vasco da Gama, Portugal, the Indian Ocean, and the opening of the world.
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$40

39991
MILLER, David
U-BOATS - History, Development and Equipment 1914-1945

London. 2000. Conway. 1st Ed. 208 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (maps, plans, photos). Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 26.3 x 25.3. 0851777902
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$30

44153
MILLER, Nathan
THE NAVAL AIR WAR, 1939-1945

New York. 1980. The Nautical & Aviation Publishing Company of America. 1st Ed. XII, 224 PP with 3 maps, 172 b/w illustrations (170 photos). Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 23.4 x 15.8. 0933852118
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$10

55400
MILLS, Chris
RANKIN, GILMOUR & Co., Shipowners of Liverpool: The Story of a Tramp Fleet.

Devonport, Tasmania. 2008. Ocean Steamers Publishing. Reprint of the 2007 original. (6), 82 PP with b/w illustrations (newspaper clippings, engraving, plans & photos). House-Flag (in colour) on half title page. Pictorial soft cover. New. 20.7 x 14.7. 1876261463
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$30

61897
MITCHELL, Charles
A BOOK OF SHIPS

London. 1941. The King Penguin Books. 1st Ed. 31 PP with 11 b/w illustrations, plus 16 colour plates. Hard ccover, illustration on front board. Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 18.4 x 12.
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$15

61852
MOITESSIER, Bernard
THE LONG WAY

London. 1984. Granada / Adlard Coles. Paperback edition of the 1973 English edition. Translated from the 1971 French original, by William Rodarmor. (4), 252 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 21.5 x 13.5. 0246120630
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$20

47138
MONIE, Jo (compiler)
THE FIRST FLEET - Australia's Heritage in Stamps

Melbourne. 1987. Australia Post. 1st Ed., Book 4 in the Australian Bicentennial Collection. 52 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (maps, charts, engravings, painting photos and images of stamps), plus stamp folders in pocket inside front and back cover. Title spread: The Thames at Deptford. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 25. 0642119465
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$25

41465
MONSARRAT, Nicholas
THREE CORVETTES (comprising H.M. Corvette, East Coast Corvette, Corvette Command)

London. 1953. Cassell. 7th edition of the 1945 original. VIII, 248 PP, plus 8 pages with 9 b/w photos. Fp: Author on watch. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Slight ageing of paper on outside edges. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 19 x 12.6.
Experiences of the author during the Battle of the Atlantic.
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$10

52418
MONTGOMERY, James (editor)
VOYAGES AND TRAVELS ROUND THE WORLD, by the Rev. Daniel Tyerman and George Bennett, Esq.

London. 1840. John Snow. 2nd edition, corrected. XVIII, 288 PP with 12 engravings (5 on Tahiti), plus 14 b/w plates (9 on Tahiti). Fp: Rev. Daniel Tyerman. Rebacked copy. Card cover, spine reinforced. Binding fair. Title page/frontispiece reinforced at the fold. Ageing of paper and foxing, o/wise still a good copy of a rare title. 24.2 x 16.
... deputed from the London Missionary Society to visit their various stations in the South Sea Islands, Australia, China, India, Madagascar, and South Africa, between the years 1821 and 1829. Chapter 2 (page 9) to chapter 35 (page 185): Polynesia, i.e. the islands of Tahiti, Huahine, Raiatea, Bora Bora, Hawaii, Marquesas, Cook and New Zealand...
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$150

40245
MOORE, John
THE FLEET AIR ARM - A short account of its History and Achievements

London. 1943. Chapman & Hall. 1st Ed. 140 PP with 3 maps, plus 8 pages with 10 b/w plates. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). A little foxing, o/wise near fine. 19 x 12.5.
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$10

18076
MORDAL, Jacques
TWENTY-FIVE CENTURIES OF SEA WARFARE

London. 1965. Souvenir Press. 1st English edition translated by Len Ortzen from the 1959 French original "25 Siècles de Guerre sur Mer". XIX, 419 PP with 90 drawings & maps, plus 14 pages with 30 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing, o/wise very good. 22 x 14.5.
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$10

16797
MORGAN, John S.
ROBERT FULTON

New York. 1977. Mason/Charter. 1st Ed. XII, 236 PP plus 8 pages with 13 b/w illust. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16. 0884054381
Biography of the American inventor, known for the invention of the steamboat, but also submarines which he called plunge boats, torpedoes, ... His stays in France and England.
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$10

48764
MORISON, Samuel Eliot
THE TWO-OCEAN WAR, A Short History of the United States Navy in the Second World War

Boston. c. 1995. Back Bay Books / Little, Brown & Co. 4th paperback edition of the 1963 original. XXVIII, 612 PP with 53 charts (15 on double page), plus 1 folded map & 24 pages with 34 b/w photos. Fp: Admiral Ernest J. King, USN. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 23.3 x 15.6.
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$10

19349
MORTON, Harry
THE WIND COMMANDS - Sailors and Sailing Ships in the Pacific

Vancouver, Canada. 1975. University of British Columbia Press. 1st Ed. XXVII, 498 PP with 59 bw figures, plus 64 bw plates. Eps: Chart of The Pacific Area. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (rubbed). Occasional foxing. Very good. 25.5 x 17. 0818540897
The opening and exploration of the Pacific.
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$25

48502
MORTON, H.V.
ATLANTIC MEETING - An Account of Mr. Churchill's Voyage in H.M.S. Prince of Wales, in August, 1941, and the Conference with President Roosevelt which resulted in the Atlantic Charter

London. 1944. Methuen. 4th edition of the April 1943 original. 160 PP plus 16 pages with 16 b/w photos. Fp: Card with the Longfellow verse in Mr. Roosevelt's message to Mr. Churchill. Eps: North Atlantic map and track of HMS Prince of Wales, August, 1941. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket chipped, foxing spots on outside edges. Name of previous owner on verso of the frontispiece. Very good. 19.2 x 12.5.
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$10

39765
MOTOR SHIP AND MOTOR BOAT
THE MOTOR BOAT MANUAL

London. 1914. Temple Press. 6th edition. XVI, 176 PP, (7 publications) with b/w illust (figures & photos). Cloth cover (lightly soiled). Two small pieces missing on advert pages without any loss of text. Bookstore stamp on front endpaper and title-page, o/wise a very good clean copy. 19.6 x 14.
A book of technical instruction for marine motorists.
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$40

16261
MUNRO, Colin
SAILING SHIPS

London. 1973. Pelham. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w illust. by author in text. Fp: Three-masted barque of 1870. FEP: Rigging & other details of a barque about 1760. REP: Some fishing boats & small cargo boats from the coast of Europe. Gilt-decorated hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Some light foxing, o/wise good. Oblong: 19 x 25. 0720707188
Silhouettes of period sailing ships from the cog of Middle-Ages to the clippers. Ships from Europe, the near & far East.
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$15

20824
MUNRO-SMITH, R.
MERCHANT SHIP TYPES

London. 1975. Institute of Marine Engineers & Marine Media Management. 1st Ed. X, 260 PP with tables, figures, plans & photos. Fp: The 250,000 dwt supertanker British Pioneer. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 25.2 x 19.2. 0900976268
Background (basic design, ship building, load lines...). Liners, cargo ships, tankers... Special transport: icebreakers, hovercraft, dredgers...
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$20

50826
MUNSON, Kenneth
GERMAN WAR BIRDS FROM WORLD WAR 1 TO NATO ALLY

Poole, UK. 1986. New Orchard Editions. 1st Ed. 176 PP with 12 b/w photos and hundreds of artworks in colour by John W. Wood. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 25.4 x 19.5. 1850790442
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$10

15531
MUSCIANO, Walter A.
BUILDING AND OPERATING MODEL SHIPS

New York. 1965. Funk & Wagnalls. 1st Ed. 190 PP with b/w illustrations (plans, photos and sketches). Fp: The author's son Gary building the motor-powered speedboat described in chapter 3. Cloth cover, dj. Bookplate and note on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise very good. 23.5 x 15.5.
Ship model building tools. Ship models in the marine industry...
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$20

37319
MUSICANT, Ivan
DIVIDED WATERS - The Naval History of the Civil War

Edison, N.J., USA. 2000. Castle Books. Reprint of the 1995 original. XIV, 473 PP, plus 22 pages with 7 maps and 41 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16. 0785812105
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$10

44396
NAGLER, Gordon R.
NAVAL TACTICAL COMMAND AND CONTROL

Washington. c. 1985. AFCEA International Press. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Richard D. DeLauer. Volume 3 in the AFCEA/SIGNAL Magazine C3I series. X, 312 PP with figures charts and diagrams. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 15.7. 0916159043
41 articles published, up to November 1984 in Signal, the global C3I magazine (C3I: Command, Control, Communications and Intelligence).
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$25

44271
NANCE, R. Morton
SAILING-SHIP MODELS - A Selection from European and American Collections with Introductory text by ..

London. 1924. Halton and Truscott Smith. 1st limited edition of 1750 copies (unnumbered copy). VIII, 80 PP with 3 head-pieces, 1 tail-piece and 22 drawings, plus 124 b/w plates with 139 illustrations (9 of the plates with tissue guard). Fp (in colour): Flemish Carrack (circa 1450). Original gilt decorated cloth cover has light wear gilt title on front and spine, top edge gilt. Endpapers repaired at fold. Head and foot of spine repaired. Light foxing on some of the non glossy paper plates, and both endpapers and a little foxing on outside page edges. Still a nice copy of the scarce first edition. 32 x 26.
Contents include: The growth of the Ship-Modeller's Art, with drawings by the author, the Development of Square-Rigged Ships, Notes on the models illustrated (124).
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$125

60845
NAVY
NAVAL SHORE ESTABLISHMENT - PHILIPPINE NAVY (3 issues)

Cavite City. 1970, 1971 & 1972. Naval Shore Establishment, Cavite / Public Relations Office. Issues: 23rd Anniversary, 24 October 1970 with 24 PP. - 24th Anniversary, 24 October 1971 with 8 PP. - Issue April 1972 with 12 PP. A total of 44 pages with b/w illustrations (plans, photos, portraits). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28 x 21.5.
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$15

30854
NEIDER, Charles
EDGE OF THE WORLD - Ross Island, Antarctica

New York. 1974. Doubleday. 1st Ed. XVI, (2), 461 PP, plus 16 pages with 15 maps in colour, 8 pages with 12 b/w photos and 24 pages with 33 colour photos. Eps: maps of Ross Island and McMurdo Sound. Cloth cover, dj., (lightly rubbed). Name of previous owner on top of front endpaper, o/wise very good. 24 x 16. 038507090X
A personal and historical narrative.
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$15

61927
NELSON, Stewart B.
OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS - Fore and Aft

Washington. 1982. Office of the Oceanographer of the Navy. Reprint of the 1971 original. Foreword by Rear Admiral W. W. Behrens, Jr., and Preface by Rear Admiral O. D. Waters, Jr. XVII, 240, (6 blank) PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, line drawings, paintings, photos). Cloth cover, illustrated front board. Faint foxing. Fine. 26.7 x 21. 1983672184
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$30

61972
NEPTUNIA
NEPTUNIA: Revue de l'Association des Amis des Musées de la Marine - No 68

Paris. 1962. Les Amis du Musée de la Marine. No. 68, (Autumn 1962). (10), 48 PP with b/w illustrations (paintings, photos), plus 2 colour plates. Original pictorial soft cover. French text. Near fine. 27 x 21.
No. 68: Histoire de la grande peche de la morue dans l'Amerique septentrionale, by Ch. de la Morandiere. .. La Catastrophe de la "Liberté" (25 Septembre 1911), by Jean Tonnelé. ...
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$15

48632
NESDALE, Iris
SPIN ME A DIT! Tales of the Royal Australian Navy

Adelaide. 1984. Author. 1st Ed. XII, 259 PP with b/w illustrations throughout (maps, sketches & photos). FEP: Corvette in convoy escort. REP: Fleet at anchorage. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Signed by the author on title page. Fine. Scarce. 25 x 15. 0949552062
Collection of sea stories: on board or ashore, as coastwatcher or seaman, WWII and Korean War.
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$55

61842
NEWBURY, C. W. (editor)
THE HISTORY OF THE TAHITIAN MISSION 1799-1830, Written by John Davies Missionary to the South Sea Islands with Supplementary Papers from the Correspondence of the Missionaries

Cambridge. 1961. Hakluyt Society. Second Series No. CXVI. LIV, 392 PP with 8 b/w illust., plus 8 plates and a folded map at back of book. Fp: Fold-out plate depicting The Cession of the District of Matavai to the Missionaries. Blue cloth cover, gilt device on front, slightly foxed dust jacket which has 2 small closed tears, a few foxing spots on outside page edges, o/wise a near fine copy. 22 x 14.5.
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$100

47034
NICOLSON, Ian
SMALL STEEL CRAFT, Design, Construction and Maintenance

London. 1978. Granada Publishing / Adlard Coles. 5th impression of the 1971 original. 206 PP with 52 illustrations and 15 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket lightly rubbed. Light foxing, o/wise very good. 25.2 x 19.2. 0229986323
The advantages of steel construction as well as feature designs, building & proper maintenance.
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$15

59885
NMHS
SEA HISTORY, Official Journal of the World Ship Trust No. 81

Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y. 1997. National Maritime Historical Society. Sea History, Official Journal of the World Ship Trust, issue No. 81, Spring/Summer 1997. Edited by Peter STANFORD. 56 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27.4 x 21.
In the wake of the Golden Hind, by Peter Stanford. The symbolic significance of Shipcarving, by Tony Lewis. Maritime Center for the Hawaiian Islands & Falls of Clyde, by MacKinnon Simpson.
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$10

59887
NMHS
SEA HISTORY, Official Journal of the World Ship Trust No. 91

Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y. 1999. National Maritime Historical Society. Sea History, Official Journal of the World Ship Trust, issue No. 91, Winter 1999-2000. Edited by Peter STANFORD. 48 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27.4 x 21.
Reflections on the 20th Annual Mystic International, by Russell Jinishian. Kaiulani, Princess, Ship and Legacy, by Justine Ahlstrom. ...
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$10

39069
NORFOLK ISLAND GOVERNMENT
NORFOLK ISLAND - Report 1982-83

Norfolk Island. 1983. Government House. 1st Ed. (4), 42 PP with tables, 1 map and 4 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24.8 x 17.5.
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$10

48928
NORMAN, Bruce
FOOTSTEPS. Nine Archaeological Journeys of Romance and Discovery

London. 1987. Guild Publishing / Book Club Associates. Reprint. 279 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (engravings, maps & plans, photos). Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 25.2 x 19.5.
The Wonders of Ellora: John B. Seely in India. Pyramids in the Jungle: Alfred Maudslay in Guatemala... The Temples of King Solomon: Karl Mauch at great Zimbabwe... The Rose-Red City: Jean Louis Burchhardt in Petra.
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$10

36453
NORMAN, Leslie
HAUNTS OF THE BLUE WHALE

Hobart. 1978. O.B.M. Publishing. 1st Ed. XVI, 156 PP with 12 tables, plus 12 pages with 20 b/w photos. Fp: A full rigged whaler at sea. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket slightly rubbed, faint foxing, o/wise fine. 25 x 17.5. 0959903453
The whaling industry as it applied to the old port of Hobart Town: whaling on the seven seas as well as whaling fleets taking shelter, refitting & victualling.
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$45

57733
O'BRIEN, Frederick
MYSTIC ISLES OF THE SOUTH SEAS

London. 1937. Hodder and Stoughton. 4th edition of the 1921 original. V, 6-319 PP. Cloth cover. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 18 x 12.
Vivid impressions of the author in Moorea and Tahiti at the beginning of the 20th century.
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$10

20323
O'BRIEN, J.P. (Phil)
TOWARDS PEACE, A Worker's Journey

Brisbane. 1992. SHAPE / Social History of Australian Publishing Enterprise. 1st Ed. Preface (2), by Alby Graham and Doug Everingham. 224 PP with 1 table, 8 maps, 30 bw photos and 4 art works by Greg Dunbar. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note dated and signed by the author. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 20.2 x 14.2. 0646122746
Social history: World War II on the European and Middle East front, then in the Pacific; then working on the waterfront in Brisbane, involvements with Peace movements (anti Viet-nam, anti-nuclear...).
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$30

59142
OCEANOGRAPHY
OCEANOGRAPHIQUE PHYSIQUE - Hydrologie et Dynamique des Mers, Niveau Moyen (Bibliographie)

Paris. 1964. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique. 1st Ed. Fascicule 2, Série X. (2), 2-01 to 2-53, (3) PP with 11 plates. Soft cover. Stamp on front cover, Ingleton bookplate, o/wise fine. French text. 27 x 21.
French Participation in the International Geophysic Year. Hydrography and Dynamics of the Sea Mean Sea-Level (bibliography). Chapter I: Atlantic Ocean and neighbouring seas. Chapter II: Indian Ocean and Southern Ocean. Chapter III: Pacific Ocean.
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$20

20808
O'DONOGHUE, K.J. & APPLEYARD, H.S.
HAIN OF ST. IVES

London. 1986. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 132 PP with b/w photos throughout & colour flags & funnels on inside back cover. Fp: Colour painting of the Trelawny. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15. 090561741X
History & fleet lists.
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$10

48433
OLSON, Wesley
BITTER VICTORY - The Death of HMAS Sydney

Perth. 2000. University of Western Australia Press. 1st Ed. X, 431 PP with b/w illustrations (1 diagram, 2 plans, 2 ship's profiles, 7 maps,1 painting, and 27 photos), plus 1 large folded plan. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.7 x 17.5. 1876268492
19 November 1941.
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$40

19355
OMAN, Carola
NELSON

London. 1971. Hodder & Stoughton. Reprint of the 1967 shorter edition, (original of 1947). X, 612 PP with 6 maps, plus b/w plates. Fp: portraits of HMS Agamemnon, Captain, Vanguard, Elephant & Victory. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 22.3 x 14.2. 0340026138
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$15

61340
OWEN, Charles
NO MORE HEROES - The Royal Navy in the Twentieth Century: Anatomy of a Legend

London. 1975. George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1st Ed. 248 PP with 1 organigram , plus 8 pages with 19 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed and chipped. Occasional foxing. Very good. 22.2 x 14. 0043590071
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$10

44386
P & O
ABOUT OURSELVES - P & O Staff Journal

London. 1957. P & O S. N. Co. Issue Vol. 3, No. 23, December 1957. Pages 269 to 304 with drawings, cartoons, and b/w photos. Illustrated soft wrappers. Staples removed. Near fine. 24 x 18.2.
This is our Company. Ship news. Personal news. Trooping by C. B. Thompson. Off the beaten track (Port Alma in Qld and Wyndham in W.A.) by Captain J. L. Dunkley.
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$10

39285
P. & O.
SHIP MENUS - TRADITIONAL SAILING CRAFT

Peninsular and Orient Line. Set of 12 menus (blank on the inside) depicting traditional craft seen on P&O lines to the Far East or Australia. Front: painting by David Knight. Back: Brief description. Fine set. 24.2 x 16.5.
Sailing Barge - Thames. Fishing Boats - Portugal. Caïques - Eastern Mediterranean. Felluccas - Red Sea. Dhow - Arabian Sea. Craft (Jaffna Dhoni, Bombay coasting craft) - Indian Waters. Catamaran - Ceylon. Sampans - Burma. Macassar Prau - Java Sea. Junks - Hong Kong. Japanese Fishing Boats. International Dinghy - Australia.
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$60

41526
PACKER, Joy
DEEP AS THE SEA

London. 1976. Eyre Methuen. 1st Uk edition of the 1975 South Africa original. X, 246 PP, plus 8 pages with 13 b/w photos. Fp: Lieutenant-Commander H. A. Packer, 1925. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.2.
Career in the Royal Navy, 1907 to 1953. WWI: Battle of Jutland in 1916... WWII: Hunting the Bismarck.. Defeat of the Italian Fleet...
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$10

42308
PADFIELD, Peter
BENEATH THE HOUSE FLAG OF THE P&O

London. 1981. Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 148 PP with 4 line drawings, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w photos. Title page: House flag of P&O above title. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing, slight ageing of paper around outside edges, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16. 009145760
Nostalgic evocation of the great days of the Peninsula & Oriental Line: social history, myth & reality of P.O.S.H. (Port Out, Starboard Home).
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$30

33803
PAGE, Dave
SHIPS VERSUS SHORE - Civil War Engagements along Southern Shores and Rivers

Nashville. 1994. Rutledge Hill Press. 1st Ed. 410 PP with 15 maps and 110 b/w illust. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing and remainder mark on lower outside edge, o/wise fine. 24 x 16.5. 1558532676
Naval engagements in the South during the Civil War, from the Potomac to the Rio Grande.
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$15

53744
PARIS, Edmond
SOUVENIRS DE MARINE 1882-1908. Zweite Auswahl

Rostock, Germany. 1962. Veb Hinstorff Verlag. 1st Ed. Second series of plans selected by Ernest Henriot. 110 PP with 1 portrait of Francois-Edmond Paris tipped in on page 6 and 50 plates. Cloth cover, illustrated device on front cover, dj (chipped). Faint foxing. German and French text. Near fine. 29 x 20.8.
Second selection of plans.
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$50

55500
PARKS, Robert & Mary Anne
CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, THE GREATEST DISCOVERER: The Robert and Mary Anne Parks Collection

Sydney. 2008. Hordern House Rare Books Pty. Ltd. 1st Ed. No pagination, 178 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Price list loosely inserted. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. New. 28.7 x 22. 9781875567539
133 items.
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$55

57194
PARKS, Robert & Mary Anne
CAPTAIN WILLIAM BLIGH AND THE MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY: chiefly from The Robert and Mary Anne Parks Collection

Sydney. 2009. Hordern House Rare Books Pty. Ltd. 1st Ed. No pagination, 128 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Price list loosely inserted. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 28.7 x 22. 9781875567539
133 items.
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$55

61822
PARSONS, Ronald (editor)
AUSTRALASIAN SHIPPING RECORD (Quarterly Journal of the Australasian Maritime Historical Society) - Volume 42 - 2011

Murray Bridge, S.A. 2011. A.M.H.S. Volume 42, No. 1 (January-March 2011) to No. 4 (October-December 2011) & Index A.S.R. 2011. 4 issues, 158, (2), (8 Index) PP with b/w illustrations (photocopy quality). Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Very good. 21 x 14.7.
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$15

61829
PENN, Commander Geoffrey
SNOTTY, The Story of the Midshipman

London. 1957. Hollis & Carter. 1st Ed. IX, 181 PP, plus 10 pages with 9 bw plates. Fp: Augustus Edward, Duke of York (1739-1767), as a Midshipman. Cloth cover. Spine lightly sunned. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.7.
A close insight into the life of the "Young Gentlemen" who went at sea while still children to become experienced and hardened seamen, and potential officers.
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$25

16648
PERRY, Major Warren
THE NAVAL AND MILITARY CLUB, MELBOURNE - A History of Its First Hundred Years, 1881-1981

Melbourne. 1981. Naval and Military Club, Melbourne / Lothian. 1st Ed. XXXII, 435 PP, plus 42 pages with 129 b/w illustrations. Fp (in colour): Certificate of membership. Cloth cover (marked), gilt crest on front cover and spine, gilt title on spine. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good internally. 25 x 16. 0850911494
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$10

10407
PHELAN, Joseph
THE WHALE HUNTERS, in Pictures

New York. 1969. Time-Life. 1st Ed., in the Spotlight on History series. 52 PP with 10 b/w and 14 colour illustrations (7 on double page, 6 on full page, 1 on half page). Cloth cover, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 20.5 x 20.8.
General history and pictorial description of whaling in the 1820-1850's by the Yankee whalemen.
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$10

52632
PHILLIPS, Christopher
STEICHEN AT WAR

New York. 1981. Harry N. Abrams. 1st Ed. 256 PP with 1 map and over 209 b/w photos. Title spread: Comdr. Edward Steichen on USS Lexington. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and spine, dj. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 30.8 x 24. 0810916398
Edward Steichen and his team of photographers of the Naval Aviation Photographic Unit, U.S. Navy.
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$15

35972
PHILLIPS-BIRT, Douglas
WHEN LUXURY WENT TO SEA

Newton Abbot. 1971. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 96 PP with numerous b/w illust. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 18.5. 071535339X
The transition from luxury to comfort with the arrival of the cruising liner replacing the passenger ship.
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$25

51841
PLOWMAN, Peter
AUSTRALIAN CRUISE SHIPS

Sydney. 2007. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 112 colour illustrations (1 painting, 111 photos). Title page: Saga Rose and Arcadia. Verso of title page: Sapphire Princess. Pictorial soft cover. Errata slip loosely inserted. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058509
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$25

50612
POIGNANT, Roslyn
DISCOVERY UNDER THE SOUTHERN CROSS

Sydney & London. 1976. Collins. 1st Ed., in the International Library series. 128 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. FEP: A 15th-century version of Ptolemy's world map. REP: Map of the Indian Ocean. Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 26 x 18.5. 0001001728
The Great South Sea. In search of the South Land. Dampier, Cook...
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$15

12343
PRESTON, Antony
SEA COMBAT OFF THE FALKLANDS

London. 1982. Willow Books. 1st Ed. 144 PP with b/w illust. (maps, plans, ships profiles, photos) in text plus 16 pages with 24 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 17.5. 002180464
Battles off the islands, victories and setbacks. Experience gained, lessons to be learned.
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$15

20938
PRESTON, Antony
STRIKE CRAFT

Greenwich, USA. 1982. Bison Books. 1st Ed. 64 PP with bw & colour photos. Title spread: PT Boat 333. Half title page: Soviet Osa Type missile boats in line. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 29 x 22.2. 0861240685
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$10

15569
PUGH, Ellen
BRAVE HIS SOUL - The Story of Prince Madog of Wales and His Discovery of America in 1170

New York. 1970. Dodd Mead. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 4 plans & 23 b/w illustrations (photos, drawings, paintings). Cloth cover, dj (rubbed). Edges of covers lightly rubbed, o/wise near fine 23.5 x 15.5. 0396061907
The landing of Prince Madog in Mobile Bay (Gulf of Mexico), the Welsh-Indian dialect of the Mandan tribe.
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$10

60812
PURNELL'S
BATTLE FOR THE SEALANES / LAST TRIUMPH OF THE U-BOATS (in Purnell's History of the Second World War, No.49)

London. 1975. Purnell & Sons Ltd. No. 49 in Purnell's History of the Second World War series. Edited by Barrie Pitt. 1345-1372 PP with 4 maps, and b/w or colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 29.7 x 22.5.
Articles by Lt-Cmdr. Peter KEMP & Dr. Jürgen ROHWER. Securing the Sea Lanes. Last Triumph of the U-Boats.
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$5

60809
PURNELL'S
THE SINKING OF THE BISMARCK (in Purnell"s History of the Second World War, No. 16)

London. c. 1974. Purnell & Sons Ltd. No. 16 in Purnell's History of the Second World War series. Edited by Barrie Pitt. 421-448 PP with 5 maps, and b/w or colour illustrations including 3 artworks by John Batchelor. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 29.7 x 22.5.
Articles by Lt-Cmdr. Peter KEMP & Lt-Cmdr Gerhard JUNACK. Chase of the Bismarck. Last Hours of the Bismarck. Hitler's New Order Struggles for the Sealanes. Bomber Command.
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$5

60808
PURNELL'S
STRUGGLE FOR THE SEALANES (in Purnell"s History of the Second World War, No. 11)

London. c. 1974. Purnell & Sons Ltd. No. 11 in Purnell's History of the Second World War series. Edited by Barrie Pitt. 281-308 PP with 1 map, and b/w or colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 29.7 x 22.5.
Articles by Lt-Cmdr Peter KEMP & Arthur SLATER. Struggles for the Sealanes. Bomber Command.
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$5

45084
QUINN, D. B. (editor)
THE HAKLUYT HANDBOOK (in two volumes)

London. 1974. The Hakluyt Society. No. 144 & 145 in the Second series. Volume I: XXVI, 331 PP with 16 b/w illust., plus 1 folded plate (The Edward Wright world map) at the end of book. Fp:Richard Hakluyt's autograph dedicatory letter to Queen Elizabeth. Volume II: XIII, 333-707 PP with 36 b/w illust. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket with a little insect damage and sunned spine. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.2. 0521202124
Richard Hakluyt, geographer by G.R. Crone. Hakluyt's nautical terms by G.P.B Naish... Hakluyt's use of materials available to him...
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$30

61143
RABSON, Stephen & O'DONOGHUE, Kevin
P&O - A FLEET HISTORY

Kendal, U.K. 1988. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 584 PP with 62 colour photos and 1097 b/w illust. (badge, house flag, plans, paintings, photographs...). Fp: Letters Patent of the P&O Armorial Bearings. Endpapers: Advertising material and Fleet lists. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, gilt crest on front cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed and frayed at head of spine. A number written on top corner of title page, o/wise fine internally. 30.5 x 22. 0905617452
Technical and career details of around 930 craft, from the sailing ships of Willcox & Anderson, and the steamers used on the Peninsular Steam service, to units of the Group Fleet of the late 1980s. 57 of the colour photos on the house flags and funnels.
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$75

61895
RAHS
JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY - Vol. 98, Part 1

Sydney. 2012. Royal Australian Historical Society. Vol. 98, Part 1, June 2012. Edited by Carol Liston and Anne-Maree Whitaker. 164 PP with b/w illustrations (2 plans, 2 facsimile, 8 maps, 4 engravings and 7 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.7 x 17.5.
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$15

61048
RAHS
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY - Journal and Proceedings, Vol XXXIII, Part I, 1947

Sydney. 1947. The Royal Australian Historical Society. Volume XXXIII, Part I, 1947. Edited by C. Price Conigrave. 1-56 PP with 4 b/w illustrations. Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 21 x 14.
Some leading aspects of Foreign Immigration to the Goldfields, by N. O. P. Pyke. British Policy in the Exploration of the South Pacific, 1699-1793, by John M. Ward.
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$5

61862
RAISZ, Erwin
MAPPING THE WORLD

New York. 1956. Abelard-Schuman. 1st Ed. 114 PP with 2 tail pieces, 6 head pieces, and 71 figures, plus 10 pages with 7 of the figures (3 charts & 4 photos). Blue cloth cover speckled, dj (price clipped). Foxing. Very good. 24 x 16.
"Mother Earth's portrait": map making from early sand etchings to aerial photography.
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$15

32505
RANTZEN, Lieut.-Comdr. M. J.
LITTLE SHIP NAVIGATION (COASTAL)

London. 1956. Herbert Jenkins. 2nd printing of the original. XVIII, 19-196 PP with 1 tail piece and 53 figures by M.A. Moffat, plus 1 large folded plate (explanation of signs and abbreviations) at back of book, and 7 b/w photographic plates. Fp: Prismatic type hand bearing compass. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Few pages dog-eared, o/wise very good. 20.2 x 13.5.
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$10

52448
RASMUSSEN, A. H.
SEA FEVER

New York. 1952. Thomas Y. Crowell. 1st US edition. (8), 216 PP, plus 6 plates with 7 b/w photos. Fp: Early photograph of the author. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket lightly rubbed and chipped. Some foxing, o/wise very good. 20.7 x 14.2.
The life and sea adventures of the author who was obsessed with sailing the high seas.
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$15

50261
REED, A. W.
THE DISCOVERY OF AUSTRALIA

Sydney. 1970. Reed Education. Juvenile edition. No. 2 in Pageant of the Pacific - Australian series. 24 PP with 39 b/w illustrations by Colin Archer. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.7 x 18.7. 0589090187
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$10

61843
REID, Gordon
FROM DUSK TILL DAWN - A History of Australian Lighthouses

Melbourne. 1988. Macmillan / Department of Transport and Communications. 1st Ed. XVI, 264 PP profusely illustrated with b/w & colour photos, drawings, sketches & maps. FEP: James Barnet's plans for a classic NSW lighthouse, Smoky Cape, first lit in 1891. REP: Barnet's 1877 plan for the Barrenjoey lighthouse & quarters. Hard cover, dj. A little evidence of old watermarks on inner tops of pages, but without affecting text or images and otherwise this is a near fine copy. 31 x 23.5. 033347709X
Comprehensive & beautifully presented work on the lighthouses of Australia. Book commissioned by the Federal Department of Transport & Communications as their major contribution to the Bicentenary of Australia.
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$80

61350
REID, Richard
GALLIPOLI 1915

Sydney. 2008. ABC Books. Reprint of the 2002 original. (6), 154 PP with 2 maps, 20 colour illustrations (8 of them: drawings by Captain Leslie Hore) and b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, ephemeras & photos). Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. Oblong: 22.8 x 25.4. 9780733310720
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$15

19678
RHODES, Captain F.
PAGEANT OF THE PACIFIC - Being the Maritime History of Australasia (in Two Volumes)

Sydney. 1934 & 1936. F. J. Thwaites. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Dr. Frederick Watson. Volume I: 411 PP, plus 1 b/w photo (portrait of Captain F. Rhodes). Volume II: 478 PP. Original cloth cover, gilt title on spine, top edge tinted. Foxing spots on outside edges, both endpapers and a few pages. A very good set. 24 x 17.7.
Volume I covers the period from the arrival of the Portuguese in the Indian Ocean to the 1850's and Volume II, from 1851 to 1937. A most comprehensive work.
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$85

19960
RICHARDS, Michael P.
WORKHORSES IN AUSTRALIAN WATERS, A History of Marine Engineering in Australia

Sydney. 1987. Turton & Armstrong / Institute of Marine Engineers. 1st Ed. XIV, 269 PP with 114 b/w illust. & 132 b/w figures. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on half title page. Foxing / ageing of paper on outside edges. Near fine. 23.7 x 17.2. 0908031327
From the side lever steam engines, the multiple expansion steam engines to the diesel engine, then the gas turbine.
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$20

61804
RICHARDS, Rhys
THE AUSTRAL ISLANDS: History, Art and Art History

Wellington. 2012. Paremata Press. 1st Ed. 236 PP with maps (2 "Cook Islands to Rapa", "Polynesian triangle", Tubuai, Raivavae, Rurutu & Rapa), 30 colour and 115 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 24 x 21. 9780473188863
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$75

52133
RILEY, D. M. & B.H.P.
THE IRON SHIPS, A Maritime History of BHP 1885-1992

Melbourne. 1992. BHP Transport. 1st edition. Edited by Dale E. Crisp. 252 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (plans, photos, maps, ...). Title-page: Iron Melbourne stern. Cloth cover, device in blind on front cover, dj. Letter of General Manager of BHP Transport, dated 26 April 1993, loosely inserted. Fine. 31 x 30.5. 0867690232
Brief history of BHP, involvement in shipowning and shipbuilding, followed by the history of their iron ships, from the Iron Monarch (1917-1928) to the Iron Dampier and Iron Chieftain.
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$110

52248
RIVIERE, Serge M. & ISSUR, Kumari R. (editors)
BAUDIN - FLINDERS DANS L' OCEAN INDIEN. Voyages, découvertes, rencontre / Travels, discoveries, encounter

Paris. 2006. l'Harmattan. 1st Ed. 288, (2) PP with 37 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. French and English texts. Fine. 24 x 15.5. 2296022805
Papers presented at the 2003 Symposium at the University of Mauritius: 8 in French (Claude Wanquet, François Bellec, Michel Jangoux, Jacqueline Goy...) and 9 in English (Edward Duyker, Margaret Sankey, Marc Serge Rivière, Peter Ashley...).
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$30

15500
ROBERTS, Robert
DIARY OF A VOYAGE TO AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND AND OTHER LANDS

Caringbah, N.S.W. 1971. Sutherland Christadelphian Ecclesia. Facsimile edition of the 1896 original. (2), (IV), 202 PP. Printed on 2 columns. Soft covers a little browned, o/wise very good. 24 x 18.2.
Twelve months of travel to Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Hawaii and Canada, between 21/08/1895 and 19/08/1896, out to Australia on the Oruba.
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$25

58174
ROBIE, David
EYES OF FIRE - The Last Voyage of the Rainbow Warrior

Auckland. 1986. Lindon Publishing. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Walter Lini. (5), 168 PP with 55 b/w illustrations (3 maps, cartoons and photos). Fp: Hole in the hull. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 17.7 x 22.7.
From Spain, through the Marshall Islands to final resting place in New Zealand.
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$15

40199
ROBINSON, D. W. B.
THOMAS MOORE AND THE EARLY LIFE OF SYDNEY

Sydney. 1970. Royal Australian Historical Society. Reprint from The Journal of the R. A. H. S., Vol. 56, Pt 2, June 1970. 30 PP. Soft cover. Near fine. 24 x 15.
Master Boat Builder to the colony of New South Wales.
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$10

53822
ROEDERER, Patrice (editor)
20 000 LIEUES SUR LES MERS - LA MARINE ORSTOM

Paris. 1998. ORSTOM / Institut Français de Recherche Scientifique pour le Développement en Coopération. 1st Ed. 120, (4) PP with 1 plan, 2 facsimile of documents and 46 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. French text. 24 x 16.
Oceanographic Research Vessels in the employ of the Orstom, a research institute working in tropical waters of overseas French Territories or former Colonies. Oceans: Athantic, Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean. Inland: Lake Chad in central Africa.
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$25

44682
ROUSMANIERE, John
NO EXCUSE TO LOSE - Winning Yacht Races with Dennis Conner as told to ..

London. 1988. Adlard Coles. 1st UK paperback edition of the 1987 original. 192 PP with b/w illustrations (1 plan, 5 diagrams, 6 maps and 22 photos). Pictorial soft. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 23.3 x 15.3. 0229118216
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$5

48678
ROWLAND, K. T.
THE GREAT BRITAIN

Newton Abbot. 1971. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 132 PP with 46 b/w illustrations. Title spread: Broadsheet advertising the ship. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.3. 0715351605
The SS Great Britain was launched in 1844 and played a major part in the transition from sail to steam.
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$20

43883
ROYAL NAVY
EAST OF MALTA, WEST OF SUEZ - The Admiralty Account of the Naval War in the Eastern Mediterranean, September 1939 to March 1941

London. 1943. Admiralty / Ministry of Information. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 1 battle diagram (Matapan), 4 paintings by Lieut.-Cdr. Rowland Langmaid, 7 maps and 40 b/w photos. Fp: The fight begins. FEP: Map The Italian Challenge. REP: The Navy holds the narrow seas. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 23 x 17.8.
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$10

36623
ROY-CHAUDHURY, Rahul
SEA POWER AND INDIAN SECURITY

London. 1995. Brasseys. 1st Ed. 222 PP with 2 maps, 4 graphs and 9 tables Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 23.5 x 15. 1857530500
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$30

21962
RUHEN, Olaf
HARPOON IN MY HAND

Sydney. 1966. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. 183 PP, plus 16 pages with 27 b/w photographs. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
Description of Tonga when they still had a whaling industry and where the whalers were still using hand harpoons in the 1960's.
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$10

60846
RUIZ, Flag Officer In Command Hilario M.
PHILIPPINE NAVY ANNIVERSARY ISSUE - 33rd Anniversary: February 9, 1972 (in Philippine Navy Log)

Manila. 1972. Naval Public Relations Office. Vol. IV, No. 1, January 1972. 10 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 26.5 x 20.
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$5

59902
SAILING
CLUB MARINE MAGAZINE - June/July '88

Melbourne. 1988. Club Marine Australia Ltd. Issue June / July 1988. Foreword by Fred W. Wilson. Edited by Andrew WOODLEY. 94 PP, (8) with b/w and colour photos, plus special insert of 16 pages "Race Preview" . Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27.5 x 21.
Fiji Sheraton Resort by David & Carolyn Colfelt. Race Preview: The Inaugural Nouméa-Brisbane return Yacht Race, by Brian Ferguson.
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$5

59903
SAILING
CLUB MARINE MAGAZINE - October/November 1989

Melbourne. 1989. Club Marine Australia Ltd. Issue Oct / Nov 1989. Foreword by Fred W. Wilson. Edited by Andrew WOODLEY. 112 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (with creases). Fine. 27.5 x 21.
Linked by the Sea: a new Australia-U.S. museum exhibit, by Jeffrey Mellefont. ... Magic of Micronesia, by Peter Stone. Exit from Paradise, Kastellorizo, by Alan Lucas. Escape to Lifou, in the Loyalty Islands of New Caledonia, by Hilary Roots.
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$5

59900
SAILING
CLUB MARINE MAGAZINE - Volume 6: June/July '86

Melbourne. 1986. Club Marine Australia Ltd. Issue June / July 1986. Foreword by Fred W. Wilson. Edited by Andrew WOODLEY. 112, (56 Boat Brokerage) PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27.5 x 21.
Boat building thrives in the country of... 1200 Coral Atolls, Maldives, by Paul Steel. ... Nouméa, so near and yet so French, by Susan Kurosawa...
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$5

59901
SAILING
CLUB MARINE MAGAZINE - Volume 7: Oct/Nov '87

Melbourne. 1987. Club Marine Australia Ltd. Issue Oct / Nov 1987. Foreword by Fred W. Wilson. Edited by Andrew WOODLEY. 104 PP, (16 Boat Brokerage) with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
Raffles revamp in Singapore tourist booster, by Susan Kurosawa. ... Exit from Paradise, Kastellorizo, by Alan Lucas. Treasured Tropical Memories: Yachties gather for Isle of Pines festivities, by Hilary Roots.
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$5

34760
SAILING
THE GLENANS SAILING MANUAL

London. 1967. Adlard Coles. 2nd impression of the 1963 UK edition. Translated from the 1961 French original Cours de navigation des Glenans by Lieutenant-Colonel A.J.L. Hughes. 446 PP with many graphs, sketches, maps & photos. Hard cover, dj (closed tears). Very good. 23.5 x 15.
Useful guide which advises not to become too involved at first with theories and instruction. He advocates to first learn to swim, get a boat and take her out on the water.
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$10

32715
SAYER, Edmund Sears
SHIPS OF OTHER DAYS

Nice, France. 1930. Author. Limited and numbered edition (No. 42/1000). Numbered and signed by the author. No pagination, 38 PP with 12 head or tail pieces, plus 10 plates. All pages with a rope drawing around, title page and plates protected by tissue paper. Title page: Sail drying. Silver coloured endpapers. Cloth cover, gilt title and gilt decorated vignette on front cover. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 25 x 32.2.
Album dedicated to the Unnamed and the Unsung Heroes of the great armada who sailed the seas in centuries past. Caravel Fleet of 1492. The Mayflower in 1620. The Soleil Royal sunk 1759 by the Dutch and English combined Fleet. The Bon Homme Richard...
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$35

21308
SCHEFFER, Dr. Victor B., BOCKSTOCE, John et al..
ALASKA WHALES AND WHALING [in Alaska Geographic]

Anchorage. 1978. Alaska Geographic Society. Volume 5, No.4 of Alaska Geographic Quarterly. 144 PP with b/w & colour illustrations, plus folded poster loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly rubbed, o/wise very good. Oblong: 21.5 x 18. 0882401149
Whales of Alaska. History of commercial whaling in Arctic Alaska... Modern Eskimo whaling.
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$15

34144
SCHOFIELD, B. B.
BRITISH SEA POWER - Naval Policy in the Twentieth Century

London. 1967. B. T. Batsford. 1st Ed. 271 PP, plus 8 pages with 25 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (rubbed). Very good. 22.8 x 15.
Aftermath of WWI, Naval conferences... Naval policy in the Nuclear Age.
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$15

16977
SCHOFIELD, Vice-Admiral B. B.
THE ATTACK ON TARANTO

London. 1973. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. No. 6 in the Sea Battles in Close-Up series. 94 PP with 3 plans, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 17.7 x 11.5. 0711004218
Carrier-borne aircrafts from H.M.S. Illustrious attack of the 11th November 1940 against the Italian navy base, and used as eyes and striking power.
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$15

50401
SCHOFIELD, Vice-Admiral B. B.
OPERATION NEPTUNE

London. 1974. Ian Allan. 1st Ed., No.10 in the Sea Battles in Close-up series. 168 PP with 1 table, sketch map & 4 maps, plus 24 pages with 46 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 17.8 x 11.5. 0711005036
Neptune was the code word for the naval part of Overload: landing in Normandy of June 1944.
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$15

39780
SCHUBERT, Paul
SEA POWER IN CONFLICT

New York. 1942. Coward-Mccann. 1st Ed. VI, 252 PP with 3 maps. Fp: Map of the Pacific Ocean with principal bases (Axis & American-British). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Spine of cover worn at foot, piece missing from spine of dust jacket. Paper ageing a little. Very good. 21 x 14.
Authoritative account of seapower in the past and present (to the Japanese attacks on Pearl Harour and the Philippines).
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$15

40986
SCOTT, Nuala
SEKAR AMAN - An Indonesian Prahu in Australia

Perth. 1988. Scott and Scott Publishing. 2nd edition of the 1988 original. (2), (VII), 34 PP with 17 figures (photos and sketches) including 4 ships lines on folded double page. Soft cover with illustrated front. Near fine. 22.5 x 17.5. 0731626165
Typical Madurese Letti Letti Prahu held in the Australia National Maritime Museum, Sydney.
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$20

54237
SCOTT, William E.
POEMES CALEDONIENS du Soldat William E. SCOTT, 3e Division, 2 NZEF / CALEDONIAN POEMS of the Soldier William E. SCOTT, 3rd Div. 2 NZEF

Nouméa. 2007. Groupe de Recherche en Histoire Océanienne Contemporaine. 1st Ed. Preface by Dominique Lataste. Presentation and bibliography by Frédéric Angleviel. 36 PP with 1 facsimile of a page of the manuscript. Inside front cover: map of New Caledonia. Inside back cover: map of the Solomon Islands. Pictorial soft cover. French and English text. New. 21 x 14.7.
Private William E. Scott was based in New Caledonia with the 3rd Division of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force.
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$10

61338
SEAL, Jeremy
THE WRECK AT SHARPNOSE POINT - A Victorian Mystery

London. 2001. Picador. 1st Australian edition. (12), 316 PP with b/w illustrations (engravings, facsimile of documents, photos). Fp: chart of the North coast of Cornwall, opposite Lundy Island. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0330493256
Wreck of the Caledonia in 1842, on the North coast od Cornwall.
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$10

21716
SEDGWICK, Stanley & SPRAKE, Raymond F.
LONDON & OVERSEAS FREIGHTERS LIMITED 1949-1977

London. 1977. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 60 PP with 70 b/w photos. Inside card cover: Founders of L.O.F. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.7 x 14. 0905617010
A short history & fleet list.
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$10

53010
SELL, Colleen, TURLEY, Gary & BROOKS, Cheri (editors)
MERCATOR'S WORLD: The Magazine of Maps, Exploration and Discovery - Vol. 2, No. 5

Eugene, Or., USA. 1997. Aster Publishing Corporation. Vol. 2, No. 5, September/October 1997. 82 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 27. 6 x 21.3.
The voyage that shook the world (the Beagle expedition), by Angus Carroll... Bridge to the Past (Maps depict the Philippines' place in history), by Cheri Brooks... A Bibliographic Excursion (Cartographic reference list for the beginning collector), by Eric Wolf...
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$10

31923
SHEARS, Richard & GIDLEY, Isobelle
THE RAINBOW WARRIOR AFFAIR

Sydney. 1985. Unwin. 1st Ed. XII, 217 PP with 3 full-page maps & 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 19.8 x 12.8. 0868618594
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$5

40499
SHEEDY, Brian
THE WAR AT SEA

Melbourne. 1996. Author. 1st Ed. (2), 371 PP with 4 b/w photos, plus 1 diagram (Battle of Matapan), 2 facsimile of messages, 2 facsimile of newspaper clippings and 17 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.4. 0646357239
Reflections of a lower-deck man, Royal Australian Navy during World War II.
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$25

50513
SHIP CARGOES
CAREFULLY TO CARRY

London. December 1979. United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association. 1st Ed. 32 PP. Soft cover. Near fine. 21 x 13.4.
10th report of the Association's Advisory Committee on Cargo Claims. "The carrier shall properly and carefully load, handle, stow, carry, keep, care for and discharge the goods carried". (Hague Rules, Article III, Rule 2).
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$5

53421
SHIP MODELS
MODEL BOATS - Volume 35, No. 407

Hemel Hempstead. 1985. Model Boats Magazine / Argus Specialist Publications. Vol. 35, No. 407, January 1985. Edited by John CUNDELL. 58 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 29.7 x 21.
The Norfolk Wherry, by Michael Booth... Victoria, a Thames Saloon Launch, by Basil Harley...
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$5

53422
SHIP MODELS
MODEL BOATS - Volume 37, No. 439

Hemel Hempstead. 1987. Model Boats Magazine / Argus Specialist Publications. Vol. 37, No. 439, September 1987. Edited by John CUNDELL. P.459--514 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 29.7 x 21.
NAVIGA, 4th World Championships for Static Ships (Rouen 1987), by David Sambrook & Michael Reading... American East Coast Paddle Steamer Hiawatha, by Paul Quinn... The Great Liners SS Miltiades of 1903, by Colin Bishop...
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$5

53416
SHIP MODELS
MODEL SHIP BUILDER - Vol V

Menomonee Falls, Wi. 1983. Phoenix Publications. Anniversary edition, No. 25. Vol. V, October/November 1983. Edited by Jeffrey A. PHILLIPS. 80 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (rubbed). Good. 27.6 x 21.5.
Revenue Cutter Rattlesnake, by Albert Lheureux... Drawing ships on stamps, by Norman N. Rubin... Simple method for a Plank-on-Frame Model Ship Hull, by Morris Utnick...
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$5

20868
SHIP MODELS
TARTANE ARMEE EN GUERRE - 1810

Paris. 1966. Les Amis des Musées de la Marine. Monograph in a folder containing an 8 pages of historical and descriptive notes, 1 very large folded plan (117 x 88 cm at scale 1/50), and 2 large b/w photos. Folder with colour illustration on front. French text. Very good. 30.5 x 23.
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$30

17862
SHIPLOVERS SOCIETY
CENTENARY MARITIME EXHIBITION

Melbourne. 1934. 72 PP with b/w illust. & advertising material in text. Pict. card cover (Barque Shandon in colour). Staples removed, light rust marks, o/wise very good. 21.5 x 14.
Souvenir catalogue of a maritime exhibition (589 exhibits) held to celebrate the centenary of Victoria. Includes articles: Australian Shipping, 100 Years Sail, by George R. Leggett, A Brief Review of Steam Navigation in Victoria, by C. Dickson Gregory ...
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$25

61750
SHIPPING
THE ST. LAWRENCE SEAWAY / LA VOIE MARITIME DU SAINT-LAURENT

Ottawa. 1985. St. Lawrence Seaway Authority. 6 "bilingual" items - "The St. Lawrence Seaway - into the heart of a continent": 14 + 14 PP with 1 map at centrefomd, 2+2 sketches, and 2+2 photos. "The Montreal-Lake Ontario Section of the Seaway": 12 + 12 PP with duotone illustrations (1 + 1 map, 3 +3 sketches and 4 + 4 phptos). "The Welland Canal Section of the St. Lawrence Seaway": 12 + PP with duotone illustrations (4+4 maps, 2+2 sketches and 4 photos). Flyer (3 folds) "The Welland Canal" with 1 plan in colour, together with 8 "Fact Sheets" and 14 sheets of information for: Port Weller - St. Catharines - Thorold - Welland - Port Colborne. "Sault Ste. Marie Canal "How to Lock Through": 5 folds with 2 plans and 3 colour photos. "Sault Ste. Marie Canal - Area Guide": 7 folds with colour illustrations (2+2 plans & 2+2 photos).
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$15

61884
SHIPPING - JAPAN
SHIPBUILDING AND MARINE ENGINEERING IN JAPAN - 1978

Tokyo. 1978. Shipbuilders' Association of Japan & Japan Ship Exporters' Association. Yearly edition of the 1953 original. Greetingss from Hisashi Shinto and Isamu Yamashita. (2), 276 PP with 3 maps, 10 sketch-plans, 13 plans, 240 b/w and 66 colour photos. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Discreet stamp of previous owner at top of front endpaper. Faint foxing, o/wise a fine copy. 30.2 x 21.5.
Shipbuilding: Container and RO/RO ships - General Cargo & Multi-purpose Ships - Bulk Carriers - Tankers & Gas Carriers... Ship remodelling and re-engining. Ship's Automation Systems...
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$70

10909
SILVERSTONE, Paul H.
U.S. WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR I

London. 1970. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 304 PP with b/w photos. Fp: U.S.S. Maine. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Previous owner's signature on front endpaper, a few light pencil annotations, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 19 x 12.5.
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$40

59213
SIMPSON, Colin
PLEASURE ISLANDS OF THE SOUTH PACIFIC

Sydney. 1979. Methuen. 1st Ed. (6), 239 PP with 7 maps, plus 32 pages with 54 colour photos. Eps: Easter Island scene. Hard cover, decoration on front cover. Dedicatory note on half title page (from Ulysses, by Tennyson). Near fine. 23.5 x 15. 0454001584
The beautiful islands of the South Pacific: Fiji, New Caledonia, New Hebrides, Cooks, French Polynesia and Easter Island.
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$10

61864
SKELTON, R. A.
EXPLORERS' MAPS - Chapters in the Cartographic Record of Geographical Discovery

London. 1960. Routledge and Kegan Paul. 2nd impression of the 1958 original. XII, 337 PP (glossy paper) with 219 figures (charts, maps, engravings & paintings, and 1 b/w photo). Fp (in colour): H.M.S. Racehorse in the ice north of Spitsbergen, 10 August 1773. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Dedicatory note on front endpaper, dated 24 January 1966 and signed by the author. Fine. 28.7 x 22.
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$100

61344
SMITH, Fredrika Shumway
GEORGE DEWEY, Admiral of the Navy

Chicago. 1963. Rand McNally & Company. 1st Ed. 240 PP with b/w illustrations by Albert Orbaan (frontispiece, vignette on title page and 28 in text). Eps: colour illustration. Cloth cover, device (Naval Sword) on front cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 21 x 14.5.
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$10

59804
SMITH, Keith Vincent
MARI NAWI: Aboriginal Odysseys

Sydney. 2010. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 216 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 24 x 18. 9781921719004
Aboriginal men and women, and early maritime history of Australia: Sailing, Explorations ... Pages 142 to 181: Sealing and Whaling.
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$35

34798
SMITH, Peter C.
BATTLESHIP ROYAL SOVEREIGN AND HER SISTER SHIPS

London. 1988. William Kimber. 1st Ed. 208 PP, plus 16 pages with 49 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16. 0718307046
Affectionately known as "Tiddly Quid". Actions with the Royal Navy during World War II under the White Ensign, then the pale blue and white flag with red hammer and sickle while on loan to the Soviet Navy between 1944 and 1949 as "Arkhangelsk".
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$20

48731
SMITH, Peter C.
THE STORY OF THE TORPEDO BOMBER

London. 1974. Almark Publishing. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 100 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned and chipped at head, o/wise near fine. 23.5 x 19.5. 0855241934
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$10

50300
SMITH, Terry
LOOKING AFTER YOUR DINGHY

London. 1983. Pelham Books. 1st Ed. 95 PP with illustrations by Helen Downton. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of front endpaper. Near fine. Oblong: 21 x 22.8. 0720714311
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$5

58543
SNOW, Philip (edior)
BEST STORIES FROM THE SOUTH SEAS

London. 1967. Faber and Faber. 1st paperback edition. 203 PP with 1 map of the Central Pacific. Pictorial soft cover. Very good reading copy. 19.8 x 13.2 0571101402
9 stories by: Thor Heyerdahl, Herman Melville, Sir Arthur Grimble... Robert Louis Stevenson...
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$10

47168
SOMERVILLE, Hugh
SAILING

New York. 1974. Thomas Y. Crowell. 1st US edition of the 1973 original. 93 PP with 5 colour photos, b/w illustrations (including 4 sketch plans, 9 tactical drawings and 21 drawings of rigs, and 52 photos). Title spread: racing yachts. Pictorial endpapers. Pictorial laminated boards. Very good. 22.6 x 13.2.
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$10

20912
SOMNER, Graeme
FERRY MALTA - Il - Vapuri ta Ghawdex

London. 1982. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. (2), 42 PP with 36 b/w photos & 1 map in text. Fp: Grand Harbour about 1957. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617193
History of the ferry service between Malta and Gozo.
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$10

40152
SOUDEN, David
ALL IN THE SAME BOAT - The Story of BIMCO

Cambridge. 1995. Granta Editions / The Baltic and International Maritime Council. 1st Ed. XIII, 126 PP with 5 maps & plans, 6 facsimiles of documents, 32 b/w and 43 colour illustrations. Title page: badge of B.I.M.CO. Cloth cover, gilt badge of BIMCO on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 25.8 x 22.2. 1857570227
The first organisation to bring together shipping interests (information and advice, industry-standard charterparties and documents), irrespective of nationality.
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$20

42626
SPENNEMANN, Dirk H. R.
PATHWAYS TO THE TONGAN PAST

Nuku'alofa. 1988. Tongan National Centre / Senita Fakafonua 'o Tonga. 1st Ed. 60 PP with drawings, maps, plans and photos, plus 1 plan on double page of the monuments at the Royal capital of Mu'a. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30.8 x 20.8.
An exhibition of three decades of modern archaeology in the Kingdom of Tonga (1957-1987).
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$35

57002
SPROD, Dan
PROUD INTREPID HEART: Leichhardt's First Attempt to the Swan River 1846-1847

Hobart. 1989. Blubber Head Press. 1st edition limited to 600 copies, numbered and signed by the author (No. 406). XX, 335 PP with 8 maps, 1 colour and 39 b/w illustrations, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w photos. Half title page: Zamia Creek. Fp (in colour): Australia. Taking away a draft of young cattle. Eps: Rocky Hill near At Camp. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 19. 0908528191
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$50

40787
SPROD, Dan
THE USURPER - Jorgen Jorgenson and his turbulent life in Iceland and Van Diemen's Land 1780-1841

Hobart. 2001. Blubber Head Press. 1st edition limited to 1000 copies. XIV, 718 PP, plus 8 pages with 9 colour illustratioons (2 of them maps) and 32 pages with 58 b/w illustrations (3 of them maps). Fp: Portrait of Jorgen Jorgenson. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 24.8 x 18.5. 0908528299
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$50

15917
SPROULE, Anna
PORT OUT, STARBOARD HOME - The Rise and Fall of the Ocean Passage

London. 1978. Blandford. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 100 b/w illustrations (sketches, line drawings, photos). Eps: Departure of P & O steamer Sumatra from Southampton for India. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25 x 19. 0713785225
An illustrated tribute to the great ships (sail then steam) which carried rich & poor across the oceans, colonial armies to the outposts of empire and troops to the battlefields.
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$15

30057
STAMP, Tom & Cordelia
CAPTAIN COOK AND HIS SHIPS

Whitby. 1981. Caedmon of Whitby. 1st Ed. (2), 14 PP with 5 b/w illust. Soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0905355172
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$15

18729
STANTON HOPE, W. E.
OCEAN ODYSSEY - A Record of the Fighting Merchant Navy

London. 1945. Eyre & Spottiswoode. July 1945 reprint of the November 1944 original. 220 PP, plus 16 b/w plates and frontispiece. Fp: Veteran Harry Edwards, aged seventy-one. Soft cover, dj. Near fine. 21.6 x 14.
Many exploits of sailors during the first years of WWII. Convoy to Malta, Murmansk, prisoner of a surface raider, training & conditions of merchant sailors..
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$15

48633
STENMARK, Marea
SIR DAVID MARTIN, A Man of Courage and Dedication

Sydney. 1996. Simon & Schuster. 1st Ed., foreword by Sir Ninian Stephen. XIV, 178 PP with headpieces (Coat of Arms: Sans Tache) and 6 b/w illustrations, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Half title page with dedicatory note signed by the author and the signatures of John Howard (Prime Minister of Australia) and Susie Martin (Lady Martin). Slight ageing of paper around outside edges. Top of cover bumped, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16. 0731805607
Joined the Royal Australian Navy in 1947, Admiral, then Governor of New South Wales.
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$40

36176
STITT, Lieutenant-Commander George
H.M.S. WIDEAWAKE - Destroyer and Preserver

London. 1943. George Allen & Unwin. 2nd impression in August 1943 of the May 1943 original. 164 PP with 1 plan, plus 8 pages with 7 b/w photos. Fp: Typical VEE or W class destroyer. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Bookplate on front endpaper, dust jacket with small pieces missing, war economy paper, o/wise very good. 18.8 x 12.8.
First year of WWII, coastal convoy duties, withdrawal from Dunkirk... lost her bow through a mine and managed to reach port going astern.
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$15

44057
STONE, Craig, BRIGNALL, John, & COWIE, David & Linda
STONES OF REMEMBRANCE - Mercy Ships Pacific - The First Decade

Tauranga, New Zealand. 2000. Marine Reach. 1st Ed. 112 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 21. 0473070030
On board ships servicing isolated islands. Faith and healing (minor surgery, dental assistance, eye problems, etc....).
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$20

39791
STRANDBERG, Olle
TIGERLAND & SOUTH SEA

London. 1954. Michael Joseph. 3rd Impression of the 1953 original English edition, translated from the Swedish by M.A. Michael. 235 PP, plus 12 pages with 14 b/w photos. Fp: The schooner California under sail. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on edges and some pages, o/wise near fine. 20.8 x 14.2.
Two years' travel through South-East Asia and the Paradise on Earth, supposedly in the South Seas.
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$15

21101
SWAN, R. A.
AUSTRALIA IN THE ANTARCTIC, Interest, Activity and Endeavour

Melbourne. 1961. MUP. 1st Ed., foreword by Professor Griffith Taylor. XXIV, 432 PP with 1 map, plus 24 pages with 38 b/w illustrations. Fp: Colour photo of ship pushing through pack-ice. Eps: Map of Australian Antarctic Territory. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with chips. Foxing spots on outside edges. A very fine copy. 22.2 x 15.
Account of Australian activity & achievements, from the first sealers & whalers, up to the Antarctic treaty of December, 1959.
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$35

20508
TAFFRAIL
THE NAVY IN ACTION

London. 1940. Hodder & Stoughton. 4th reprint in November of the August 1940 original. 224 PP with 4 maps in text. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Covers with some marks, dust jacket rubbed and with small pieces missing, o/wise very good. 19.2 x 13.
The end of the Graf Spee. The boarding of the Altmark. The battles of Narvik. Dunkirk...
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$10

30325
TASMAN, Abel Janszoon
THE DISCOVERY OF TASMANIA (24 November 1642)

Hobart. 1985. Government Printer. Facsimile reprint of the 1942 original, in a limited edition of 3000 copies. (8), 43, (8) PP with 2 colour and 2 b/w illust., plus 3 plates (facsimile of Tasman's journal entry for December 1642 and 2 folded maps). Title page: Flag of the state of Tasmania. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 25.8 x 18.8. 0724622241
Extracts from the Journal of Abel Janszoon Tasman (from translation of the original manuscript in the Colonial Archives at The Hague, by Professor J.E. Heeres) and facsimiles of original maps.
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$25

20996
TAYLOR, John W. R.
PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD - Hippo Books No.18

London. 1963. Longacre Press. 1st Ed. 127 PP with 61 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing, o/wise very good. Small format. Oblong: 10 x 12.7.
61 ships from the Italian Africa to the British Windsor Castle.
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$10

40024
TAZIEFF, Haroun
SOUTH FROM THE RED SEA

London. c.1965. The Travel Book Club. Reprint of the original published by Lutterworth Press. 213 PP with 3 maps and 6 figures, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.3 x 14.2.
Exploration in the Red Sea with Cousteau on the Calypso, as well as regions of the Rift Valley of the African continent.
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$10

35378
TELFER, Ross
HOW TO SAIL SMALL BOATS

Sydney. 1976. Murray. 5th edition of the 1968 original. 172 PP with tables, drawings and 92 b/w photos. Fp: Dinghies racing. Hard cover, dj. Address of previous owner on front endpaper, name at lower part of contents page. Occasional foxing. Very good. 20.7 x 17.5. 85566150X
The traditional manual on selecting, sailing and maintaining small boats. How to learn to sail in 8 weeks.
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$10

20988
TELFORD, P. J.
DONALDSON LINE OF GLASGOW

Kendal, UK. 1989. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 1 colour, & 135 bw illust. (plans, maps, photos), and 5 flags & funnels colours. Fp: Colina heading north east into the Atlantic past Belle Isle. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.8 x 15.1. 090561755X
A Scottish shipping company: history and fleet list 1854-1967.
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$20

61366
TERRILL, Christopher
H.M.S. BRILLIANT, In a Ship's Company

London. 1995. BBC Books. 1st Ed. 224 PP with 1 drawings and 2 maps (1 on double page), plus 24 pages with 39 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16.2. 0563371846
Deployment in the Adriatic Sea , and operation Sharp Guard off the coasts of the former Yugoslavia.
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$20

14828
THOMAS, Charles S.
THE GERMAN NAVY IN THE NAZI ERA

Annapolis. 1990. Naval Inst. Press. 1st US Ed. XVII, 284 PP. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 0870217917
The German Navy experiences during the Third Reich, following the inactions of WWI, the revolutionary atmosphere in 1918, and the Weimar Republic.
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$15

20989
THOMAS, John
BRITISH RAILWAYS STEAMERS OF THE CLYDE

London. 1948. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 48 PP with 1 map and 28 bw photos. Title page: P.S. Marchioness of Lorne. Stapled pictorial card cover. Fine. 18.4 x 12.3.
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$10

15982
THOMAS, Mifflin
SCHOONER FROM WINDWARD - Two Centuries of Hawaiian Inter-island Shipping

Honolulu. 1983. University of Hawaii Press. 1st Ed. (8), 239 PP with 7 maps & 66 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Small closed tear on top of dust jacket, o/wise near fine. 24.2 x 21.5. 0824807995
The transition from canoe to sailing ship, to the steam ship followed by the tug & barge combination, intermingled with the history of the archipelago.
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$35

15593
THOMSON, George Malcolm
SIR FRANCIS DRAKE

New York. 1972. William Morrow. 1st US Ed. X, 358 PP with 7 maps in text plus 16 pages with 18 plates (2 on double page). Fp: Portrait of Sir Francis Drake from the miniature by Nicholas Hilliard. Eps: Mappemonde with Drake's route. Cloth cover, dj. (price clipped). Note to previous owner on FFEP, o/wise very good. 24 x 16.
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$15

11700
THORNE, Alan & RAYMOND, Robert
MAN ON THE RIM - The Peopling of the Pacific

Sydney. 1989. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. 288 PP with 17 maps, b/w & colour illustrations. FEP: Map of human migrations in the Pacific Basin. REP: Map of animals & plants domesticated in the Pacific. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 29 x 21.5. 0207163468
How the continents making up the rim of the Pacific Ocean were settled, the last being Polynesia around 1000 years ago.
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$15

61915
THORNTON, Nicholas
SUSSEX SHIPWRECKS

Newbury, Berkshire. 1988. Countryside Books. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 30 b/w illustrations (engravings and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0905392973
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$20

61768
THORNTON, Peter (editor)
BIMCO BULLETIN - Volume 90, No. 3

Bagsvaerd, Denmark. 1995. Baltic & International Maritime Council. Vol. 90, No. 3, June 1995. 64 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Aspects of Marine simulation, by Stig E. Sand. On passage: Brisbane to Tahiti, on board M.V. Magellan, by Captain Fred Christie. ...
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$5

17901
TOGHILL, Jeff
THE JAMES CRAIG - Her history, recovery and restoration

Sydney. 1979. Reed. Reprint of the 1978 original. 32 PP with 1 ship profile, 1 map, 9 bw and 48 col. photos in text. Inside back cover: 2 bw photos of the James Craig under full canvas, and in her port of registry. Pictorial soft cover (painting of James Craig by Oswald Brett). Fine. 24 x 18.5. 0589500597
Launched 18 February 1874 as Clan Macleod from the Sunderland shipyard. Sold to J.J. Craig shipowner of Auckland New Zealand 15 August 1899 and renamed James Craig on 14 December 1905...
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$5

61893
TOGHILL, Jeff
THE JAMES CRAIG STORY

Sydney. 2003. Sydney Maritime Museum / Australian Heritage Fleet. 1st Ed. 90 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Name and label of previous owner at top of first page. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 29.5. 0975022709
The history, recovery and restoration of a 19th Century barque. Launched 18 February 1874 as Clan Macleod from the Sunderland shipyard. Sold to J.J. Craig shipowner of Auckland, New Zealand, 15 August 1899. Renamed James Craig on 14 December 1905...
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$40

40515
TOGHILL, Jeff
MODERN YACHT NAVIGATION - From sextants to satellites

Sydney. 1984. Horwitz Grahame. 1st Ed. (2), 221 PP with b/w illustrations (maps, photos, sketches). Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing on outside edges. Note on the verso of the front endpaper. Very good. 24.7 x 15.7. 0725517379
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$10

34437
TOGHILL, Jeff
THE YACHTSMAN'S NAVIGATION MANUAL

Sydney. 1977. Reed. Reprint of the 1975 original. 256 PP with b/w illust. (drawings, maps, sketches and photos). Hard cover, device (astrolabe) on front cover, dj. Very good. 25.2 x 18.5. 0589071653
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$10

21957
TOOHEY, John
CAPTAIN BLIGH'S PORTABLE NIGHTMARE

Sydney. 1998. Duffy & Snellgrove. 1st Ed. 216 PP with 1 plan of the Bounty launch, 1 chart, 3 maps and 4 b/w illust. Fp: Portrait of Captain Bligh. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.7 x 13. 1875989242
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$10

50966
TRACEY, Michael
THE BATTLE OF THE BISMARCK SEA- 50th Anniversary Commemoration 1943-1993

Canberra. 1993. Australian Defence Force Journal Publication. 1st Ed. No pagination, 50 PP with 1 map, 14 colour and 24 b/w illustrations by Jeff Isaacs. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front cover. Fine. Oblong: 21.8 x 30.5. 0642193495
Attack of a Japanese reinforcement convoy between Rabaul and Lae, 2nd and 3rd March 1943: 14 ships sunk.
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$25

60886
TRAVEL
ANGOLA - La Plus Grande Colonie du Portugal

Luanda. 1931. Imprensa Nacional. Folded brochure with duotone illustrations: recto with 2 drawings and 10 photos and verso with a large map of Angola and 10 photos. French text. Format: 50 x 64.5 cms. Folded size: 25 x 10.8.
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$15

48122
TROJCA, Waldemar
U-BOOTWAFFE 1939-1945 (cz. 1)

Gdansk, Poland. 2004. AJ - Press. 1st Ed. Volume 10 in Encyklopedia Okretow Wojennych series. 88 PP with 6 pages of plans (scale 1/100), 9 portraits and 119 b/w photos, plus 1 large folded sheet printed recto/verso (with 10 sketch plans of U-Boats, scale: 1/100) loosely inserted. Inside front cover: Colour paintings of a U25 and 12 crests : badges). Inside back cover: colour paintings of 3 U-Boats, crests and details of conning tower. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Polish text. 29.3 x 20.5. 8386208864
German U-Boats of WWII - Volume 1.
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$30

61816
TSUDA, Mutsumi
MABUI NO OORAI - Les émigrants d'Okinawa en Nouvelle-Calédoine

Kyoto. 2009. Editions Jimbun Shoin. 1st edition. 173, (5) PP with 3 maps, 19 pages of facsimiles (documents & letters), 16 colour and 44 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Japanese text / script. New. 21 x 15. 9784409240823
Japanese indentured labour to New Caledonia and sequel to the attack on Pearl Harbour: arrest, spoliation, internment in Australia, return to Japan ...
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$55

39613
TULEJA, Thaddeus V.
ECLIPSE OF THE GERMAN NAVY

London. 1959. J.M. Dent. 1st UK edition of the 1958 US original. 284 PP with 3 maps, plus 16 pages with 15 b/w photos. Fp: The Graf Spee scuttled and burning off Montevideo. Cloth cover, dj. Spine lightly sunned. Foxing spots on outside edges and the first and last leaves. Very good. 22 x 14.
Brief history of the German Imperial Navy. Her reconstruction by Hitler between world wars and the destruction of the surface fleet.
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$15

35769
VAN DE GOHM, Richard
ANTIQUE MAPS FOR THE COLLECTOR

New York. 1973. The Macmillan Company. 1st US edition. 160 PP with 115 b/w illust., 8 b/w and 8 colour plates. Fp: Chart of Newcastle upon Tyne. Eps: 'Western Hemisphere or New World' and 'Eastern Hemisphere, or Old World'. Hard cover, dj. Watermark at head of spine of dust jacket. Occasional foxing. Very good. 24.2 x 19.2.
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$15

34933
VAN MAARSEVEEN, Drs J. G. S. J.
DE REPUBLIEK EN FRANKRIJK in het begin van de 17de eeuw

Zaltbommel. 1970. Antiquariaat Europese Bibliotheek. 1st Ed., No. 12. in the Spiegel der Historie series, 4th year of publication. Pages 413 to 468 with 39 b/w illust. Pictorial card cover (Statue of French King Louis XIII). Fine. Dutch text. 28 x 22.
An Embassy of the Dutch Republic to the Kingdom of France in 1624, and the Treaty of Compiègne.
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$10

44402
VANDERZWAAG, David L. & LAMSON, Cynthia (editors)
THE CHALLENGE OF ARCTIC SHIPPING: Science, Environmental Assessment, and Human Values

Montreal. 1990. McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st Ed., in McGill-Queen's series in Native and Northern Studies. XII, 282 PP with tables and figures. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 23.6 x 15.6. 07735070000
The physical environment by Robert A. Lake... Inuit concerns and environmental assessment by Peter Jull...
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$10

44093
VAUGHAN, Roger (editor)
AMERICA 'S CUP XXVII - STARS & STRIPES - The Official Record 1988

San Diego. 1988. Dennis Conner Sports Inc. 1st Ed., with a preface by Henry Racamier, of Louis Vuitton S.A. (4), 144 PP with 2 plans, Sketches, 3 b/w and 198 colour photos by Margherita Bottini, Daniel Forster and Marshall Harrington. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 31 x 24.5. 0961879912
Race off San Diego.
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21321
VENABLES, Bernard
BALEIA ! BALEIA ! Whale Hunters of the Azores

New York. 1969. Alfred A. Knopf. 1st US Ed. XII, 204, (4) PP with b/w illust. by the author (2 maps and 28 pen & ink drawings), plus XVI plates with 23 b/w photos. Decorated cloth cover & spine, dj. Fine. 21.8 x 14.6.
The survival in the late 1960's of the daring primitive techniques of New England's famous whalers.
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$10

54498
VETH, Peter, SUTTON, Peter & NEALE, Margo (editors)
STRANGERS ON THE SHORE: Early Coastal Contacts in Australia

Canberra. 2008. National Museum of Australia Press. 1st Ed. XII, 236 PP with 57 b/w or colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 23.7 x 17. 9781876944636
Strangers and servants of the Company: The United East India Company and the Dutch Voyages to Australia, by Colin Sheehan... French strangers on Tasmanian shores, by John Mulvaney... Pre-Macassans at Dholtji, by Ian S. McIntosh... Harvesting the Memory: open beaches in Makassar and Arnhem Land, by Campbell Macknight.
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$25

61831
VILLIERS, A. J.
FALMOUTH FOR ORDERS - The Story of the Last Clipper Ship Race around Cape Horn

London. 1930. Geoffrey Bles. Reprint of 1st 1929 edition, with an introduction by Frank C. Bowen. XXIV, 232 PP, plus 24 pages with 48 b/w photos. Fp: Herzogin Cecilie in the South Atlantic. FEP: Map with track of Herzogin Cecilie and Beatrice. Blue cloth cover. No dust jacket. Foxing spots on outside edges and some pages. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper and an obituary notice for Alan Villiers pasted down on half-title page. An otherwise very good clean copy. Scarce. 25.2 x 19.5.
The race between "Herzogin Cecilie" and the "Beatrice".
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$55

18784
VON DER PORTEN, Edward P.
THE GERMAN NAVY IN WORLD WAR II

London. 1970. Arthur Barker. 1st UK Ed. (12), 274 PP with 6 maps & diagrams & 40 b/w photos in text. Fp: Scuttling of the Graf Spee. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped and a few small chips). Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Some foxing, o/wise a good copy. 23.5 x 16. 21317961X
The development of the new German navy, following Scapa Flow (June 1919), her pre-war years (secret building programmes...).
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60837
von FÜRER-HAIMENDORF, Christoph
THROUGH THE UNEXPLORED MOUNTAINS OF THE ASSAM-BURMA BORDER (in The Geographical Journal)

London. 1938. The Royal Geographical Society. Article pulled out from Volume XCI, No. 3, issue for March 1938. 202 to 219 PP, plus 10 pages with 2 maps and 16 b/w photos. Soft cover. Near fine. 25 x 16.
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$10

14399
WALKER, Peter Benson (Editor)
THE LOG OF THE CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF VAN DIEMEN'S LAND BY CAPTAIN JAMES KELLY 1814-1815 and Other Accounts of Early Exploration of the West and North West Coast of Tasmania taken from Tasmanian Parliamentary Papers

Hobart. 1986. Government Printer. 1st edition limited to 2000 copies. Preface by Robin Gray, Premier of Tasmania. X, 58 PP with b/w illustrations, plus 1 large folded map (in colour) of North-West quarter of Van Diemen's Land. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 26 x 18.7. 0724622802
Published for "Tasmania Day", 24th November, 1986.
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$30

54426
WALL, Don
HEROES AT SEA

Sydney. 1991. Author. 1st Ed. VII, 191 PP with 2 maps, and 78 b/w photos. Illustration on title page and front cover, by Clem Seale. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.5 x 16.7. 0646035789
Identifies 1800 Australian prisoners of war and internees lost at sea in World War II.
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$45

61657
WANTRUP, Jonathan
Library and Collection on Ships, Shipwrecks and the Sea, of NANCYE KENT PERRY (in Australian Book Auctions Catalogue)

Melbourne. 2010. Australian Book Auctions Pty. Ltd. A.B.A. Catalogue "March Gallery Sale", 22nd March 2010. No pagination, 74 PP (for 636 items) with 21 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27 x 20.7.
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$20

30826
WARNER, Oliver
GREAT NAVAL ACTIONS OF THE BRITISH NAVY 1588-1807 AND 1916

Newton Abbot. 1976. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 159 PP with 5 maps, 6 plans and 50 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.7 x 19. 0715372661
Spanish Armada - Anson and the Spanish Treasure - The British take Manila... Jutland.
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20484
WARNER, Oliver
A PORTRAIT OF LORD NELSON

London. 1959. Reprint Society. Reprint of the 1958 original. XX, 331 PP with 2 battle plans and 4 facsimile of letters & signatures plus 4 pages with 8 bw illust. FEP: Plan of Attack of the Battle of the Nile. REP: A plan of the Battle of Copenhagen. Hard cover, dj (rubbed). Foxing, o/wise very good. 19 x 12.6.
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$5

19880
WARNER, Oliver
TRAFALGAR

London. 1961. B.T. Batsford Ltd. Second impression of the 1959 original. 184 PP with 1 map, 1 plan, 1 facsimile of a document and 4 drawings, plus 24 pages with 33 b/w plates. Fp: The Victory at Trafalgar. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Light foxing, o/wise fine. 22.8 x 15.2.
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$15

50430
WARSHIP PROFILE
RUBIS - FREE FRENCH SUBMARINE

London. 1972. Profile Publications. No. 26 in the Warship Profile series. 24 PP (P. 25 to 48) with centrefold in colour and 22 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers lightly soiled, o/wise very good. 25.2 x 18.7.
Includes article "Rubis - Free French Submarine", by Vice-Admiral d'Escadre H.L.G. ROUSSELOT.
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$15

60795
WARSHIPS
OORLOGSSCHEPEN - Maxikaarten

Huizen, Netherlands. c. 1998. Uitgeverij Atlas . 1st Ed. No pagination, a 4 pages flyer with a total of 17 dividers and 96 cards with either b/w or colour photos on the recto, and on its verso: National flag, characteristics, plans, sketches and technical data. Loose condition. Dutch text. Fine. Format of cards: 25 x 20.
Aircraft Carriers / Vliegdekschepen: 12. Battleships / Slagschepen: 24. Cruisers / Kruisers: 19. Destroyers: 9. Frigates / Fregatten: 12. Corvettes / Korvetten: 3. Torpedo Boat / Torpedoboten: 1. Submarines / Onderzeeboten: 7. Hulpschepen: 4. Amphibious Ship / Amfibische Schepen: 2. Minesweepers / Mijnenvegers: 2. Training Ship / Opleidingsschip: 1. Patrouilleschepen. Lichte Escorteschepen. Mijnenleggers. Motertorpedoboten. Opnemingsschepen.
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$30

45587
WATSON, Milton H.
FLAGSHIPS OF THE LINE - A Celebration of the World's Three-funnel Liners

Wellingborough. 1988. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 21 head pieces (house-flags) and 180 b/w photos. FEP: Queen Mary departs from New York. REP: Docked in New York in September 1939 were Ile de France, Normandie, Queen Mary, Aquitania and Rex. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 20.8. 0850599318
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$20

16776
WATTS, Anthony J.
FAST ATTACK CRAFT

London. 1992. Arms and Armour. 1st Ed. 72 pages with 3 pages of plans, 75 b/w photos and 16 colour photos. Pict. card cover. Fine. Oblong: 18.8 x 24.4. 185409081X
Modern developments of these successors to the MTB, PT Boats, E Boats of WWII.
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$10

61000
WEST INDIES
HISTOIRE PHILOSOPHIQUE ET POLITIQUE DES ETABLISSEMENTS & DU COMMERCE DES EUROPEENS DANS LES DEUX INDES - Tome Cinquième

La Haye. 1777. Chez Gosse, Libraire. 5th updated edition. Livre Treizième and Livre Quatorzième. (2), VI, 311 PP with 2 headpieces, plus frontispiece and a folded chart "Golfe du Mexique ...". Quarter bound, marbled boards. Leather spine with gilt No. 5, and split on front hinge. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper. French text. Book complete but covers in need of repair. Very good. 23 x 13.5.
Book 13: Establishments of the French in the islands of the Americas. Book 14: Establishments of the English in the islands of the Americas.
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$40

16207
WHALL, Hugh D.
THE SOUTHERN CROSS - Australia's 1974 Challenge for the America's Cup

Annapolis. 1974. Admiralty Publishing House. 1st Ed. XVI, 172 PP with 4 plans and 66 b/w photos. Fp: Line drawing of Southern Cross. Cloth cover, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.3. 0913544043
The first challenge for the America's Cup by Alan Bond.
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$10

16210
WHEATLEY, Keith
AMERICA 'S CUP '87. The Inside Story

Melbourne. 1986. Penguin. 1st Australian edition. 216 PP, plus 12 pages with 18 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Very good. 21.3 x 13.3. 0140100318
The 1983 breakthrough by Australia II and the scene for the 1987 Cup in Fremantle. Title on front cover: America's Cup in Australia
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$5

18924
WHITE, Michael & GRIBBIN, John
DARWIN, A Life in Science

New York. 1995. Dutton. 1st US Ed. XIII, 322 PP with 3 family trees. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 23.5 x 16. 0525940022
Portrait of the man, and of his scientific contributions.
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$10

31322
WHITLEY, Gilbert P.
EARLY HISTORY OF AUSTRALIAN ZOOLOGY

Sydney. 1970. Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales. 1st Ed. (4), 75 PP with 1 map and 37 b/w illust. Soft cover. Fine. 24.7 x 19.
Published 28 April 1970, to commemorate the Captain Cook Bicentenary, 1770-1970.
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$15

35946
WHITLEY, M. J.
THE TYPE 35 TORPEDOBOATS OF THE KRIEGSMARINE

Kendal, UK. c. 1985. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 24 PP with 1 table, 1 plan at centrefold and 13 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617398
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$10

52978
WICKHAM, Hilary & K. J.
SEA WISDOM FOR SMALL CRAFT

London. 1964. Stanley Paul. 1st Ed. 200 PP with 1 tail piece and 30 figures, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w photos. Ex-library copy with stamps. Sellotape marks on endpapers. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Foxing. Good working copy. 20.5 x 13.
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$5

37365
WILLIAMS, David L.
TRANSATLANTIC LINERS

London. 2000. Ian Allan/ Plymouth Press. 1st Ed., in the 'Glory Days' series. 112 PP with 102 b/w and 60 colour illustrations. Title page: United States. Pictorial laminated boards. Near fine. Oblong: 19.2 x 24.5. 0711027196
From the Post War revival of the 1920's to the final decades and the western ocean decline and the end of an era.
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$20

12945
WILLIAMS, Maslyn & MACDONALD, Barrie
THE PHOSPHATEERS - A History of the British Phosphate Commissioners and the Christmas Island Phosphate Commission

Melbourne. 1985. M.U.P. 1st Ed. XVIII, 586 PP with b/w illust. (graphs, tables, maps, figures), plus 40 pages with 81 b/w illust. Title-page: Frigate Bird. FEP: Loading wharf. REP: Ore carrier at Cantilever. Cloth cover, dj. A fine copy. 24.3 x 16.5. 0522843026
The records of over sixty years on the activities of the B.P.C. on Nauru, Ocean Island and Christmas Island (Indian Ocean). Mentions of Makatea and the Anglo-French Phosphate Company.
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$40

17351
WILSON, E. A.
SOVIET PASSENGER SHIPS 1917-1977

Kendal, UK. 1978. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 ship profile and 137 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title page, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617045
History and fleet list.
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$15

38757
WILSON, Gloria
MORE SCOTTISH FISHING CRAFT

London. 1968. Fishing News (Books) Ltd. 1st Ed. 170 PP with 16 b/w photos, plus 3 folded plans. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 22 x 14.
Their work in Great Lining, Small Lining, Seining, Pair Trawling, Drifting, Potting and Trawling.
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$25

20954
WILSON, Michael
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY - MARITIME PATROL: Helicopter Ships, Submersibles, Amphibious, Mine Warfare and Patrol Craft

Sydney. 1994? Topmill. 1st Ed. No. 3 in the Royal Australian Navy Profile series. 80 PP with bw and colour photos. Pict. card cover. Fine. 29.6 x 20.8. 0646207725
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$15

34555
WINDJAMMERS
TALL SHIPS AND AUSTRALIA DAY

Sydney. 1988. Telecom Australia. 1st Ed. No pagination, 50 PP with 24 colour plates. Pictorial soft cover, spiral bound. Near fine. Oblong: 28.8 x 30.6.
Pictorial souvenir of the 1988 historic bicentennial visit of tall ships to Australian shores.
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$50

15809
WOOD, G. Arnold
THE DISCOVERY OF AUSTRALIA

London. 1922. Macmillan. 1st Ed. XVI, 542 PP, 2 adv. with 68 b/w maps & illust. in text plus one large folded map Australia and the Western Pacific, showing tracks of explorers. Fp: Captain James Cook, portrait by Nathaniel Dance. Orig. red cloth cover has light wear, faded spine is a little weak. There is a small watermark on bottom front cover and light foxing on outside bottom edges. Internally fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$50

13412
WOODBURN, Kathleen
BACKWASH OF EMPIRE

Melbourne. 1944. Georgian House. 1st Ed. 223 PP plus 30 pages with 51 b/w illust. Fp: Backwash of Empire. Eps: Map of the Western Pacific. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (chipped and a little fragile). Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise a near fine copy. 21.9 x 14.5.
A voyage in the 1930's through the New Hebrides and a stay on the island of Erromango.
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$45

43919
WOODWARD, David
THE COLLAPSE OF POWER - Mutiny in the High Seas Fleet

London. 1973. Arthur Barker. 1st Ed. 240 PP. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2. 0213164310
Mutiny of the German High Seas Fleet while at Schillig Road...
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$15

22453
WOODWARD, David
THE TIRPITZ - The Story, including the Destruction of the Scharnhorst, of the Campaigns against the German Battleship

London. 1953. William Kimber. Second July edition of the July 1953 original. XI, 12-223 PP, plus 10 pages with 11 b/w photos. Fp: The Tirpitz behind torpedo nets at her base in Altenfjord. Eps: Map of the area of operations against Allied convoys to Russia. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with small pieces missing. Occasional foxing. Signature on verso of Frontispiece, o/wise very good. 22 x 14.
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$10

39593
WORLEDGE, G. R. (editor)
CONTACT! - HMAS Rushcutter and Australia's Submarine Hunters 1939-1946

Sydney. 2000. The Anti-Submarine Officers' Association. 3rd edition of the 1994 original. XX, (2), 490 PP with 57 head-pieces & 1 tail-piece, plus 16 pages with 28 b/w photos. Fp: Commander H.M. Newcomb. Card cover, gilt decoration and title on front cover and spine. Fine. 24.5 x 18. 064615446X
Story of the Anti-Submarine Training School founded by Commander Newcomb. Recollections and war services of many who trained there.
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$30

49478
WORRALL, Simon
ADMIRAL LORD NELSON'S FATAL VICTORY (in National Geograhic Magazine)

Washington. 2005. National Geographic Society. Vol. 208, No. 4, issue for October 2005. Contains article between P.54 and 69 with 1 b/w and 12 colour illustrations (1 map, 1 diagram, 5 paintings and 4 photos. Pictorial soft cover. New. 25.4 x 17.5.
21 October 2001: the Battle of Trafalgar.
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$10

34353
WORSLEY, Commander F. A.
SHACKLETON'S BOAT JOURNEY

London. 1974. The Folio Society. Reprint. 148 PP, plus 9 plates with 10 b/w photos. Fp: Portrait of Frank Worsley. FEP: Map of Antarctica with route of the Shackleton boat journey 1915/16. REP: Map of South Georgia. Cloth printed cover, slipcase. A very fine copy. 22.2 x 14.
Account by the Captain of Shackleton's expedition "Endurance" up to her crushing by pack ice, the ordeal of the 28 survivors & the boat journey from Elephant Island to South Georgia.
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$40

54593
WWII
SUMMARY OF GERMAN WARSHIPS - B.R. 642 (G)

London. 1942. Naval Intelligence Division / Admiralty. October 1942 edition. B.R. 642 (G). IV, 52 PP with b/w illustrations (silhouettes, sketch plans, profiles and photos).
Pages 47 to 52: Silhouettes of Danish, Netherlands & Norwegian Vessels believed to have been captured or taken over by the German Navy. Soft cover. Back cover with pieces missing. Two last leaves with pieces missing. Covers soiled. Staples removed. Occasional foxing spots. Very good. 24.5 x 15.5.
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$45

50334
YACHT SAFETY
DISTRESS PROCEDURES FOR SMALL CRAFT

Canberra 1977. A.G.P.S. / Department of Transport. 2nd edition of the 1975 original. (6), 14 PP with 6 b/w and colour illustrations, plus Movement Report - T. P. 168, tipped in on inside rear cover. Pictorial soft cover (rubbed). A few small marks and 2 tears on page edges, o/wise good. 21 x 14.5. 0642026912
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$5

50301
YACHT SAFETY
SAFETY FOR SMALL CRAFT

Canberra. 1970. A.G.P.S. / Commonwealth Department of Shipping and Transport. 2nd edition (October 1970) of the August 1970 original. (8), 108 PP with b/w illustrations. 2 leaflets loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.5.
Australia and the substandard ships in Australian waters. December 1992 report from the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Transport, Communications and Infrastructure. Page 99 to 102: List of dry bulk cargo vessels totally lost with cargo in 1988, 1989, 1990 & 1991.
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$5

57450
[YACHTING]
YACHTING WORLD - Volume 97 - 1945

London. 1945. iliffe & Sons. 51st year of publication. Volume 97, No. 2435 (January 1945) to No. 2446 (December 1945). 12 monthly issues: 422, (104 advertisements) PP with b/w illustrations and 23 folded plates at centrefold "Designing Competition" or "Design Supplement". No dust jacket. Rusty staples. Occasional foxing. Complete with few pages disbound. Set contained in a clear plastic envelope. Very good. 30 x 22.5.
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$75

57451
[YACHTING]
YACHTING WORLD - Volume 98 - 1946

London. 1946. iliffe & Sons. 52nd year of publication. Volume 98, No. 2447 (January 1946) to No. 2458 (December 1946). 12 monthly issues: 444, (66 advertisements) PP with b/w illustrations and 24 folded plates at centrefold "Designing Competition" or "Design Supplement". No dust jacket. Rusty staples. Issue for May 1946 complete with dust jacket. Occasional foxing. Set complete with few pages disbound. Set contained in a clear plastic envelope. Very good. 30 x 22.5.
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$50

57452
[YACHTING]
YACHTING WORLD - Volume 99 - 1947

London. 1947. iliffe & Sons. 53rd year of publication. Volume 99, No. 2459 (January 1947) to No. 2470 (December 1947). 12 monthly issues: 470, (40 advertisements) PP with b/w illustrations and 24 folded plates at centrefold "Designing Competition" or "Design Supplement". No dust jacket. Rusty staples. Occasional foxing. Set complete with few pages disbound. Set contained in a clear plastic envelope. Very good. 30 x 22.5.
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$50

39886
YOUNG, John
TWO TALL MASTS - The America's Cup Challenge from Cambria to Sovereign

London. 1965. Stanley Paul. 1st Ed. 123 PP, plus 12 pages with 19 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Near fine. 21.8 x 14.
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$15

61492
YOUNG, Robert Nat
NAT'S NAT AND THAT'S THAT - An Autobiography

Angourie, N.S.W. 1998. Nymboida Press. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Peter Garrett. 459 PP with 205 b/w photos. Fp: portrait of Nat Young. Eps: Nat surfing at Huahine, Society Islands. Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note on title page dated and signed by the author. Fine. 25.3 x 17.2. 0646357786
A Surfing legend.
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$40

40902
ZAIDMAN, Pierre-Henri
Lucien Félix HENRY, Colonel de la Commune, condamné à mort et artiste Australien

Paris. 2000. Editions du Baboune. 1st Ed. 90 PP with 8 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. French text. 29.5 x 20.7.
Lucien Henry: Colonel with the Commune of PARIS, 1871. Deported to New Caledonia in 1873. Amnesty in January 1879. Migrated to Australia, where he settled as an artist...
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$60