53509
ADMIRALTY
AUSTRALIA PILOT - Volume I

London. 1920. Hydrographic department, Admiralty. Reprint of the 1918 original. Advertisement to the First edition by Rear-Admiral J. F. Parry. Edited by Cdr. J.C. ROUGHTON. XXIV, 386 PP with 10 figures, plus 1 folded plate (Index to Charts 11A (1), and 12 b/w plates with 3 coastal views and 11 lighthouses. Supplement No. 6, 1924 with 24 pages loosely inserted. Blue cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Near fine. 22.7 x 14.5.
South coast of Australia from Cape Leewin to Cape Northumberland.
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$50

47194
AGNARSDOTTIR, Ann
THIS WONDERFUL VOLCANO OF WATER. Sir Joseph Banks Explorer and Protector of Iceland 1772-1820

London. 2004. Hakluyt Society. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 9 b/w figures (maps, paintings, portraits). Soft cover. New. 21 x 13.5. 0904180832
Annual lecture 2003. (Delivered at the Annual General Meeting, 25 June 2003).
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$5

13676
ALDRICH, Robert & CONNELL, John
FRANCE'S OVERSEAS FRONTIER, Départements et Territoires d'Outre-Mer

Cambridge. 1992. C.U.P. 1st Ed. X, 358 PP with 12 maps & 4 tables in text. Hard cover, gilt-engraved spine, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 16. 0521390613
A survey of ten French outposts (Confetti of Empire), with one common link: France.
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$40

33795
ALLAN, Harriet B.
THE ENDEAVOUR

Auckland. 1995. Random House. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 2 maps, 3 plans, 6 b/w and 29 colour illust. Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name on title-page, o/wise fine. 29.8 x 21. 1869412893
A Collector's Souvenir.
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$15

20609
ALLEN, Edward Weber
THE VANISHING FRENCHMAN, The Mysterious Disappearance of Lapérouse

Rutland, Vermont, USA. 1959. Charles E. Tuttle Co. 1st Ed. 321 PP, plus 16 pages with 25 b/w illustrations. Eps: Mappemonde with tracks of Voyage of the Boussole & Astrolabe 1785-1788. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Near fine. 21.5 x 15.5.
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$15

30067
ALLEN, Gerald
MARINE LIFE OF THE PACIFIC AND INDIAN OCEANS, including Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and all of Southeast Asia

Singapore. 1996. Periplus. 1st Ed. 96 PP with over 350 colour photos. FEP: Map of South east Asia and the Western Pacific. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30.5 x 23. 9625930167
Marine plants, sponges, corals, anemones and jellyfish... Crustaceans, molluscs... Fishes, mammals and marine reptiles.
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$30

48392
ALLEN, Gerald, STEENE, Roger, HUMANN, Paul & DELOACH, Ned
REEF FISH IDENTIFICATION - TROPICAL PACIFIC

Jacksonville, Fl, USA. 2003. New World Publications. 1st Ed. 457, (23 indexes) PP with over 2500 colour photos. FEP: Map of the Indo-Pacific region. REP: Quick Reference Index. Laminated pictorial stiff cover. As new. 23.3 x 15.7. 1878348361
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$55

40106
AMBROSE, A. J. (editor)
JANE'S MERCHANT SHIPPING REVIEW - First Year of Issue

London. 1983. Jane's Publishing Company. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w illustrations (maps, plans and photos). Pictorial laminated boards. Foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 27.5 x 20.5. 0710602618
A Maritime Chronology of 1982. Shipbuilding in 1982. The Cruise Ship: growth in recession... Marine Salvage and Ocean Towage East of Suez, by Captain David Hancox... Merchant ships at war: the Falklands conflict, 1982.
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$25

40107
AMBROSE, A. J. (editor)
JANE'S MERCHANT SHIPPING REVIEW - Second Year of Issue

London. 1984. Jane's Publishing Company. 1st Ed. 176 PP with b/w illustrations (maps, plans and photos). Pictorial laminated boards. Foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 27.5 x 20.5. 0710603029
Shipping and Shipbuilding, an overview. A Maritime Chronology of 1983. Passenger Shipping, 1983... The development of Modern Salvage Vessel, by Captain David Hancox... In South African Waters, by David Hughes... The Grey Funnel Line, by Thomas A. Adams.
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$25

36406
ANDERIESSE, J. H., KRUIDHOF, E. A. & OOSTMEIJER, J.
CAREBEKA 1939-1983 - History and fleet list

Kendal, UK. 1995. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 240 PP with 1 facsimile of document, 2 maps and 346 b/w photos. Fp: The founders of Carebeka in 1939. Pictorial card cover. Fine. Dutch and English text (fleet list in English only). 24.5 x 19. 0905617789
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$85

38295
ANDREWS, Graeme
FIGHTING SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND AND OCEANIA

Sydney. 1980. Reed. New revised edition of the 1971 original. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 26 x 18.5. 0589501879
Not only the ships, also missiles & aircraft as well as the Australian Army's water transport squadrons. Papua New Guinea Defence Force. Royal Fiji Military Force. Solomons Islands Police Force. Royal Tongan Defence Service.
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$10

15939
ANDREWS, Graeme
VETERAN SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Sydney. 1976. Reed. 1st Ed. 136 PP with b/w illust., plus 4 colour plates. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 19.3 x 27.5. 0589071904
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$10

54236
ANGLEVIEL, Frédéric (editor)
PEDRO FERNANDEZ DE QUIROS ET LE VANUATU. Découverte mutuelle et Historiographie d'un acte fondateur. 1606

Port Vila. 2007. Groupe de Recherche sur l'Histoire Océanienne Contemporaine / Délégation de la Commission Européenne au Vanuatu. 1st Ed. Opening Address by Nicolas Berlanga Martinez (European Commission) and prologue by Pierre Mayaudon (French Ambassador). 348 PP with 2 tables, 6 maps, 7 b/w illustrations and 9 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Texts in English, French, Spanish and abstracts in either language as well as Bichlamar. Fine. 20.8 x 15. 29515558082
Proceedings (15 papers) of a meeting organised in Vanuatu by the University of French Polynesia and the University of New Caledonia. 1 paper in Spanish, by Rey Juan Carlos. 4 papers in English by: Mercedes Camino, Carlos Mondragon, Michel Perez and Margaret Jolly. 10 papers in French by: Annie Baert, Jean-Christophe Galipaud, Dominique Barbe, Claire Laux, Francisco Mellén...
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$40

47122
ANMM
MAHJAR: The Story of Australia's Lebanese (in Signals)

Sydney. 2004. Australian National Maritime Museum. Quarterly magazine of the A. N. M. M., Number 67, June-August 2004. Contains article by Kimberly O'SULLIVAN STEWARD from P. 24 and 25 with 1 b/w and 2 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (Greta Garbo in 1929). Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Display on the Lebanese migration to Australia.
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$10

21456
APPLEYARD, H. S.
TURNBULL, SCOTT & COMPANY

Kendal, UK. 1978. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 52 PP with 79 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Saltersgate. Inside back cover: House flags & funnels. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.6 x 14. 090561707X
History and fleet list of the Turnbull, Scott & Company, the Golden Cross Line, Park Steamships, Whitehall Shipping, Wm. Brandts, Coronet Shipping & Truelaurels Ltd.
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$15

15898
APPLEYARD, H. S. & HEATON, P. M.
THE BARON GLANELY OF ST. FAGAN'S AND W. J. TATEM LTD.

London. 1980. World Ship Society. Monograph No.2. 48 PP with b/w illustrations ( 2 houseflags and funnels, and 24 photos). Soft cover. Very good. 21 x 15. 0905617142
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$20

17101
AUSTRALIAN BIOLOGICAL RESOURCES STUDIES
FLORA OF AUSTRALIA, Volume 49 - Oceanic Islands 1

Canberra. 1994. A.G.P.S. 1st Ed. XXIV, 682 PP with 107 illust. (3 maps, 63 colour photos & 41 full-page drawings). Fp: Colour plate of Ungeria Floribunda. FEP: Contents in the Flora Australia Families. REP: Index to Families of Flowering Plants. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 26 x 18. 0644293853
Flora of the Australian Pacific Islands of Lord Howe and Norfolk.
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$90

49629
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF CARTOGRAPHERS
CARTOGRAPHY - Volume 4 - 1962 (Journal of the Australian Institute of Cartographers)

Melbourne. 1962 . The Australian Institute of Cartographers. Volume 4, Nos. 3-4, 1962. No. 3, March 1962: Edited by S.G. BERVOETS. IV, 79-118, V-VIII PP, plus folded map at centrefold (Town map of the Hobart Metropolitan Area). No. 4, September 1962: IV, 119-174, V-VIII PP, plus colour map at centrefold (in colour). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.5.
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$20

53559
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF CARTOGRAPHERS
CARTOGRAPHY - Volume 5, Nos. 3 & 4 - 1964 (Journal of the Australian Institute of Cartographers)

Melbourne. 1964 . The Australian Institute of Cartographers. Volume 5, Nos. 3-4, 1964. Edited by S.G. BERVOETS. VIII (adverts.), 45-108 PP with b/w illustrations, 1 colour map by Shell Co. of Australia Ltd. (Western Queensland bordering South Australia and Northern Territory) at centerfold. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.5.
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$10

53560
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF CARTOGRAPHERS
CARTOGRAPHY - Volume 6, No. 1 - 1966 (Journal of the Australian Institute of Cartographers)

Melbourne. 1966 . The Australian Institute of Cartographers. Volume 6, No. 1. Edited by S.G. BERVOETS. VIII (adverts.), 40 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.5.
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$10

53561
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF CARTOGRAPHERS
CARTOGRAPHY - Volume 7, No. 1 - 1969 (Journal of the Australian Institute of Cartographers)

Melbourne. 1969 . The Australian Institute of Cartographers. Volume 7, No. 1. Edited by Phil. JONES. VIII (adverts.), 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.5.
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$10

63094
AUSTRALIAN SHIPPING
AUSTRALIAN SHIPPING AND SHIPBUILDING 1976

Canberra. 1976. A.G.P.S. / Department of Transport. 29th edition. (2), 82 PP with 23 tables. Soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Data as at 30 June 1976. Trading Fleet & Trading Ships... Trades... Passenger ferries... Ships imported & ships constructed. Dry docks and patent slipways.
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$10

48969
AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL
JUNGLE WARFARE, with The Australian Army in the South-West Pacific

Canberra. 1944. The Australian Military Forces / Australian War Memorial. 1st Ed. Foreword by General Blaney. 208 PP with 6 maps in colour, drawings, 46 b/w photos, 12 b/w and 18 colour plates tipped in. Fp (in colour): Through the Rain Forest. Eps : Illustrated. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Covers slightly marked. Ageing of paper and foxing, o/wise very good. 28 x 22.
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$15

62480
AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL
WARTIME - Official Magazine of the Australian War Memorial - Issue 60

Canberra. 2012. Australian War Memorial. Issue No. 60, 2012. Edited by Andrew McDonald. 72 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Diggers of Vignacourt (Faces from France / The Padre and the Doctor / Letting down the guard / From Daylesford to Villers-Bretonneux) ...
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$10

35496
AYERS, A. J. & BEAUMONT, Admiral A. L.
DEFENCE REPORT 1992-93

Canberra. 1993. A.G.P.S. 1st Ed. IX, (3), 372 PP with graphs, tables and 23 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 24.9 x 17.5.
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$30

58641
BAKER, R. & RESCHKE, W.
MURRAY RIVER PILOT - Goolwa to Renmark South Australia

Adelaide. 1984. Fullers Services. Revised edition of the 1976 original. 56 PP with illustillustrations (23 of them: charts). Title page: River Murray Flag. Eps: Map of the River Murray. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24.5 x 17. 0959729208
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$10

52802
BATEMAN, Captain W. S. G., & WARD, Dr. Marion W. (editors)
AUSTRALIA'S MARITIME HORIZONS IN THE 1980s

Canberra. 1982. Australian Centre for Maritime Studies. 1st Ed. No. 1 in the Occasional Papers in Maritime Affairs series. V, 82 PP with 1 graph, 6 tables and 5 maps. Soft cover. Signed by both editors on page III. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 25 x 17.3. 0959358005
Australia's Maritime Defence, by Vice Admiral Sir James Willis. Australia's Seaborne Trade, by Professor J. W. Freebairn ...
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$20

21189
BAUDIN, Nicolas
LE VOYAGE AUX TERRES AUSTRALES 1800-1804

Honfleur. 1996. Musée Eugène Boudin / Ville de Honfleur. 4 PP in the form of a newspaper with 1 map in colour, 2 b/w & 10 colour illustrations. Compiled by Ann-Marie Bergeret. Fine. French text. 35 x 25.
Journal of an exhibition held from 4th May to 24 June 1996 at Honfleur, the birth place of Emmanuel Hamelin who was the Captain of the Naturaliste, one of the two vessels of Baudin's expedition to Australia (1800-1804). Preparations and the voyage itself. The exhibition was held to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the death of Charles-Alexandre Lesueur. Contains a short biography of Admiral Emmanuel Hamelin and two of the artists of the voyage (Charles-Alexandre Lesueur and Nicolas Martin Petit).
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$15

63187
BEAVER, Paul
MODERN ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS

Wellingborough. 1987. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. 136 PP with 48 drawnings by Bob Downey and Ian Sturton, 16 colour and 94 b/w photos. Title spread: SSBN Revenge. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on half-title page. Very good. 19.8 x 13. 0850598613
Includes Royal Navy aircraft.
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$10

55046
BECKE, Louis
HIS NATIVE WIFE

Canberra. 2005. Mulini Press. 1st Ed. Reprint of the 1896 edition published by T. Fisher Unwin: edited and introduced by Dirk H. R. Spennemann. XXXVI, 123 PP. Pictorial soft cover (design by Charlotte Teek). Fine. 21 x 14.8. 9780975723227
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$40

62960
BECKE, Louis & JEFFERY, Walter
THE NAVAL PIONEERS OF AUSTRALIA

London. 1899. John Murray. 1st Ed. X, (2), 314, (2 publications) PP, plus 21 b/w plates. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Signature of previous owner on half-title page. Slight ageing of paper and only very light wear around edges. Near fine copy. Scarce. 19 x 13.
Ferguson: 6851 / Ingleton: 4267.
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$150

60576
BELT, J. E. B. & APPLEYARD, H. S.
A HISTORY OF FRANK C. STRICK AND HIS MANY SHIPPING ENTERPRISES

Kendal, UK. 1996. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 134 PP with 130 b/w photos. Inside back cover: 4 Funnels and House Flags (in colour). Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617819
Fleet Lists. ... Vessels built. Wartime losses.
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$20

10797
BENNETT, Geoffrey
THE BATTLE OF TRAFALGAR

Annapolis. 1978. Naval Institute Press. Reprint of the 1977 original. 256 PP with 23 maps, diagrams & illustrations, plus 8 pages with 19 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Near fine. 24.2 x 15.8. 0870219146
21st October, 1805.
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$10

43828
BENNETT, Vivienne (editor)
IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM NORTH

Manchester. 2002. Imperial War Museum North. 1st Ed. 48 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28 x 23. 1901623858
Catalogue of this Museum opened in 2002, its purpose and the exhibitions.
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$20

63017
BENT, Mike
COASTAL EXPRESS, The Ferry to the Top of the World

London. 1987. Conway. 1st Ed. 223 PP with b/w illust. throughout. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 26 x 20. 0851774466
History of the coastal steamers providing links between Norway's north & south for passengers, mail and cargo. The Hurtigruten or Coastal Express Service.
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$55

21568
BENT, Mike
STEAMERS OF THE FJORDS - Bergen Shipping since 1839

London. 1989. Conway Maritime Press. 1st Ed. 224 PP with 2 plans, 25 drawings, 36 flags & funnels, 168 bw photos & 265 profiles. Title page: the Lindaas calling at Rebnordosen. Fp: Tysnes makes a rendez vous with Hardangeren at Fjaera in Sunnbordland. Eps: 4 maps of Norwegian fjords. Hard cover, dj. Discreet name of previous owner at top corner of front endpaper. Fine. 27.6 x 20.5. 0851775187
Development of the coastal trade in western Norway.
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$35

31317
BERMINGHAM, Kathleen
GATEWAY TO THE SOUTH EAST - A Story of Robetown and the Guichen Bay District.

Adelaide. 1963. The South Eastern Times. Reprint of the 1961 original. 276 PP with 5 b/w illust. Eps: Map of the pastoral leases during the early days of the Guichen Bay district. Cloth cover, dj. (repaired). Front and back cover watermarked, some pages with old watermarks, stamp on lower corner of half title page. Signed by the author on title page. Very good. 21 x 14.
South East part of the state of South Australia.
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$20

22136
BERRY, P. F., BRADSHAW, S. D. & WILSON, B. R. (editors)
RESEARCH IN SHARK BAY, Report of the France-Australe Bicentenary Expedition Committee

Perth. 1990. Western Australian Museum. 1st Ed. VIII, 326 PP with b/w fig. & tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.5 x 17. 0730939197
The joint French/W.A. scientific expedition made to Shark Bay in July 1988. This team revisited the areas where early French navigators had landed and collected natural history specimens.
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$25

51703
BEYL, Ernest & ERWIN, Thomas (editors)
POSH - Volume 2, No. 4 - People of the Pacific

San Francisco. 1961/62. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Volume 2, No. 4 (Winter 1961/62): 17 PP with 40 b/w and 3 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine condition. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No. 4: Special issue, People of the Pacific, by Neil Morgan.
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$20

51870
BHP / The Australian Financial Review
HISTORY OF BASS STRAIT (10 framable prints)

Sydney. 1972. John Fairfax and Sons / BHP Oil and Gas Division, Hematite Petroleum Pty. Ltd. 10 Framable prints in the BHP History of Bass Strait Series. Near fine. Format: 25.5 x 35.8.
Published for the Australian Financial Review: 21st January 1972 to 14th December 1972. No. 1: Jan Jansson's Map 1650. No. 2: Coat of Arms 1593. No.5: HMS Lady Nelson, by I Baker. No. 6: Captain Matthew Flinders, Naval Chronicle 1814. No. 7: Vue de Hobart Town. No. 8: La Corvette l'Astrolabe. No. 9: The Sealers. No. 10: Whaling in Bass Strait, by William Duke, 1849. No. 11: Hobart Town from the New Wharf. No. 12: The colonial clipper Schomberg.
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$50

62909
BICKEL, Lennard
THIS ACCURSED LAND

Melbourne. 1991. Sun / Macmillan. Reprint of the paperback editon of 1983. (10), 210, (2 maps) PP, plus 12 pages with 24 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 13.8. 0725103027
The epic & tragic journey across 600 miles of Antarctica's wasteland by Sir Douglas Mawson of the Australasian Antarctic expediton of 1911-1913.
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$10

63180
BINGHAM, Bruce
THE SAILOR'S SKETCHBOOK

Camden, USA. c. 1983. Seven Seas / International Marine. 5th printing. Introduction by Jeff Spranger. X, 134 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 28 x 22. 0915160552
76 do-it yourself projects to improve your sailboat.
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$20

62804
BIRCHALL, Charles (editor)
JOURNAL OF COMMERCE AND SHIPPING TELEGRAPH - Annual Review 1960

Liverpool. 1961. Charles Birchall & Sons Ltd. Annual publication, published February 1961. 406 PP with advertisements, and b/w illustrations (maps, plans, photos...). Pictorial soft cover (R.M.S. "Windsor Castle"). Covers lightly rubbed, o/wise near fine. 28.4 x 21.6.
Annual Review of Shipping, Shipbuilding, Marine Engineering, Marine Insurance and kindred subjects during the year 1960.
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$35

44516
BLAKE, L. J.
LETTERS OF CHARLES JOSEPH LA TROBE

Melbourne. 1975. The Government of Victoria. 1st Ed., No. 1 in the Victoriana Series. X, 96 PP with 15 b/w illustrations, plus 12 pages with 4 b/w and 8 colour illustrations. Fp: Collins Street, Town of Melbourne. Hard cover, gilt device on front cover, dj. Near fine. 24.8 x 17.7. 0724107584
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$10

10645
BLECHMAN, Barry M. & BERMAN, Robert P. (editors)
GUIDE TO FAR EASTERN NAVIES

Annapolis. 1978. Naval Institute Press. 1st Ed. XIV, 586 PP with tables, ships' profiles, maps & numerous b/w photos. Eps: Map of the North Pacific Ocean. Cloth cover, dj (chipped and lightly rubbed). Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. Oblong: 15.8 x 23.4. 0870217976
Comprehensive and authoritative description of the navies of: People's Republic of China, Japan, Republic of China, Republic of Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Philippines.
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$15

62135
BLOCH, Hannah
EASTER ISLAND QUEST - Archaeologists and natives seek to solve the riddle of how the statues moved (in National Geograhic Magazine)

Washington. 2012. National Geographic Society. Vol. 222, No. 1, July 2012. Contains article between P.30 and 49 with 14 colour illustrations (1 location map, 1 map, 1 artwork, and 8 photos by Randy Olson). Pictorial soft cover. New. 25.4 x 17.5.
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$5

62558
BLOUNDELE, Brian P.
Windjammer: FALKLANDBANK (colour print)

New York. c. 1970. Mobil Oil Corporation. Print on art paper of a colour painting by Brian P. Bloundele. Near fine. Oblong format: 35.5 x 51.
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$10

44092
BOTTINI, Margherita, CRANE, Berkeley & STANNARD, Bruce
FROM NEWPORT TO PERTH - The New Challenge

London. 1986. Nautical Books. 1st Ed. 200 PP with 12 b/w photos, 10 sketch-plans, 18 Yacht Clubs burgees and 121 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 31 x 24.8. 0851774105
The Louis Vuitton Cup - The America's Cup. The preparations for the 1987 America's Cup in Fremantle.
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$10

62205
BOUDIN, Jean-Pierre
VOIES, La Revue du Ministère des Transports: No. 9

Paris. 1980. ADIT / Ministère des Transports. No. 9, Aug/Sep 1980. Preface by Daniel Hoeffel & Foreword by François Essig. 56 PP with 33 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 29.7 x21.
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$5

18415
BOWEN, E. G.
BRITAIN AND THE WESTERN SEAWAYS

London. 1972. Thames & Hudson. 1st Ed. 196 PP with 61 photos, 17 line draw., 27 maps & 1 table in text. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Covers lightly marked. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21 x 15.7. 0500020760
The Atlantic Ocean and connected waterways which played an important role in the prehistory and early history of Western Europe.
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$10

45179
BOWEN, John (editor)
MODEL SHIPWRIGHT - "A Quarterly Journal of Ships and Ship Models" - Number 25

London. 1978. Conway. Issue No. 25, September 1978. 72 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 24 x 18.5. 0851771262
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$15

34946
BOËR, Friedrich
ALL ABOUT A CONTAINER SHIP

Herford, Germany. 1985. Koehlers. 1st English edition, translated from the German original by Geoffrey Penny. 112 PP with b/w illust. (plans and photos), 8 coloured silhouettes of ships and 2 colour photos. FEP: "Columbus Queensland", off New York. REP: Map of the Hamburg Sud liner shipping routes. Hard cover, house flag of Hamburg Sud in blind on front cover, dj (chipped). Signature of previous owner on half title page. Near fine. 24.5 x 17.5. 3782203658
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$45

56045
BRADLEY, Joseph
ADVENTURES OF A NATIVE OF AUSTRALIA WHEN ASTRAY FROM HIS SHIP, THE BARQUE 'LYNX' (A WHALER) AND HIS CONSEQUENT CRUISE IN A BOAT ON THE OCEAN. A TRUE NARRATIVE

Brisbane. 1988. Amphion Press. Limited edition to 300 copies. Re-issued and annotated by M. D. Cobcroft. Foreword by C. Sheehan. Whaling Primitives series, No.1. (IV), 97 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards. Dedicatory note to Honore Forster, Australian Historian (Whaling Specialist), on front endpaper, signed by the editor. Signed on title page. Fine. Scarce. 21.8 x 15.2. 0959632158
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$200

18799
BRAYNARD, F.
PICTURE HISTORY OF THE NORMANDIE

New York. 1987. Dover Publications. Reprint (?) of the 1986 Dover original. VII, (3), 133 PP with 190 b/w illustrations. Title spread: Eastbound sailing on Maiden voyage. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30 x 22.5. 0486252574
The Normandie from her launching in 1932, the Blue Ribbon for fastest transatlantic crossing to her tragic end at a New York pier in 1942.
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$10

60998
BRITTON, Alexander & BLADEN, F. M. (editors)
HISTORICAL RECORDS OF NEW SOUTH WALES (set of 7 volumes in 8, together with an atlas)

Sydney. 1892 to 1901. Charles Potter & William Applegate Gullick, Government Printer. 1st edition, with a general preface by Alexander Britton. Vol. I, Part 1: XLII, (2), 526 PP, plus 5 b/w plates, 8 folded plates (4 letters to Joseph Banks and 1 letter to the Admiralty) & 3 folded plates "facsimile of Entries in the Log-Books". Fp: Captain Cook. Facsimiles of Charts to accompany Volume 1, Part 1: 13 charts (12 of them folded). Vol. I, Part 2: XXXIV, 747 PP with tables and 1 sketch, plus 3 b/w plates. Vol. II: XXVIII, 936 PP, plus 2 b/w plates and 2 folded plans in colour. Vol. III: XXXVIII, 856 PP with 1 sketch, plus 4 folded plans & maps (with colour). Vol. IV: XLV, 1066 PP, plus 1 folded map in colour and 9 facsimile of folded letters. Vol. V: LXVIII, 866 PP, plus 25 plates (4 b/w, 3 colour, 8 facsimiles of letters and 10 folded maps or plans). Fp: Government House Sydney, in 1802. Vol. VI: LXXVI, 875 PP, plus 8 facsimiles of folded letters, 5 colour and 15 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): Admiral Bligh. Vol. VII: LX, 690 PP, plus 7 plates (5 in colour). Facsimiles of Charts: original cloth cover, gilt title on front cover. Volumes I to VII (text) are rebacked: grey-green buckram cover, gilt title on spine. Ingleton bookplate on front endpaper of each volume (except for the Facsimile of Charts). Slight ageing of paper, occasional foxing. An excellent complete set. Format: Volumes 22.7 x 15.5. & Facsimiles of Charts 29 x 22.5.
Volume I, Part 1: Cook. 1762-1780. Facsimiles of Charts. Volume I, Part 2: Phillip. 1783-1792. Volume II: Grose and Paterson. 1793-1795. Volume III: Hunter 1796-1799. Volume IV: Hunter and King. 1800, 1801, 1802. Volume V: King. 1803, 1804, 1805. Volume VI: King and Bligh. 1806, 1807, 1808. Volume VII: Bligh and Macquarie. 1809, 1810, 1811. Ingleton No.3018.
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$2200

62998
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
Cruise & Ferry GUIDE 96 - The annual Passenger Ship Register

Halmstad, Sweden. 1996. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1996 edition. 232 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Superfast) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 14 to 107: Superfast Feries / Across the Adriatic, by Klas Brogren. ... Hot Med update, by Russell Plummer. ... Market report. ...
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$35

62999
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
Cruise & Ferry GUIDE 97 - The annual Passenger Ship Register

Halmstad, Sweden. 1997. ShipPax Information. 1997 edition. 248 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Aida) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 14 to 115: Aida, by Klas Brogren. ... DSR / Deutsche Seereederei Touristik, by Tom Todd ... Market report. ...
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$35

63000
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
Cruise & Ferry GUIDE 98 - The annual Passenger Ship Register

Halmstad, Sweden. 1998. ShipPax Information. 1998 edition. 240 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Mercury) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 8 to 115: Mercury / Celebrity Cruise, by Klas Brogren. .. Celebrity Cruises & Richard Sasso, by Anne Kalosh. Mercury Art Collection, by Josephine Chennell. Meyer Werft, by Philip Dawson ... Pelni (Peleyaran Nasional Indonesia) Pilgrimage, by Stephen Berry. Market report. ...
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$35

63059
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
DESIGNS 91 - Cruise & Ferry

Halmstad, Sweden. 1991. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1991 edition. 224 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover (portside of "Silja Serenade"). Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Silja Line & "Silja Serenade". Ferries: ASK ... Ionian Island ... Vestfold. Cruise: Crown Monarch ...Society Adventurer. RoRo: Aichi Maru ... Stena Challenger.
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$30

62991
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 88 - Cruise & Ferry: BALTIC SHIPPING COMPANY / USSR RO/RO SHIPPING

Halmstad, Sweden. 1988. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1988 edition. 176 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Ilich) soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 4 to 43: Baltic Shipping Company / Cruising USSR, by Klas Brogren. Market report. ...
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$35

62992
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 89 - Cruise & Ferry: MEYER WERFT

Halmstad, Sweden. 1989. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1989 edition. 180 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Crown Odyssey) soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 4 to 44: Royal Cruise Line, by Klas Brogren / Meyer Werft, Papenburg, by Dankmar Schilling. All Ferries: A-M illustrated. Market report. ...
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$35

62993
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 91 - Cruise & Ferry: CHANDRIS LINE & MEYER WERFT

Halmstad, Sweden. 1991. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1991 edition. 216 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Horizon) soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 4 to 44: Horizon of Chandris Line, by Klas Brogren & Ivar Moltke / Bernard Meyer of Meyer Werft, Papenburg, by Klas Brogren. Indonesian Passenger Shipping, by Captain H. Hilliard.. Market report. ...
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$35

62994
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 92 - Cruise & Ferry: STENA REDERI

Halmstad, Sweden. 1992. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1992 edition. 208 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Stella Challenger) soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 8 to 97: Stena Challenger, by Jon Boyce. The Stena Story, by Klas Brogren. Market report. ...
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$35

62995
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 93 - Cruise & Ferry: ROYAL VIKING QUEEN / SCHICHAU SEEBECKWERFT AG

Halmstad, Sweden. 1993. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1993 edition. 224 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Royal Viking Queen) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 16 to 97: Royal Viking Queen, by Klas Brogren. Schichau Seebeck and the Vulkan Combine, by Arnold Kludas & Tom Todd. Market report. ...
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$35

62996
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 94 - Cruise & Ferry: JUAN J. SISTER & Compania Transmediterranea

Halmstad, Sweden. 1994. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1994 edition. 224 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Juan J. Sister) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 14 to 49: Juan J. Sister / Going Bananas, by Jon H. Boyce. Luis Delso, by Antonio Alarcon. Hot Med, by Klas Brogren. Market report. ...
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$35

62997
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 95 - Cruise & Ferry: CROWN OF SCANDINAVIA / DFDS - Scandinavian Seaways

Halmstad, Sweden. 1995. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1995 edition. 240 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Crown of Scandinavia) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 14 to 112: Crown of Scandinavia, by Klas Brogren. DFDS / Fleet management, Load them up & Shipboard management, by Daniel Cooper / Copenhagen-Oslo, by Soren Thorsoe / Total transportation, by Jon Boyce. ... Market report. ...
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$35

40421
BROWN, Antony
300 YEARS OF LLOYD'S

London. 1988. Lloyd's of London Press. 1st edition, a Lloyd's List special supplement. 268 PP (over 80 with advertising material) with b/w and colour illustrations. Some small dog-eared pages. Pictorial soft cover has a few small creases, o/wise near fine. 33.8 x 23.8. 185044188X
Edward Lloyd, Coffee man...
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$25

40899
BROWN, Michael & MAY, John
THE GREENPEACE STORY

Sydney. 1989. Child & Associates. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 170 b/w and colour photos. Title page: Bell of M/V Rainbow Warrior. Pictorial soft cover (Rainbow Warrior under sail). Near fine. 26.5 x 19. 086772441
The inside story of the world's most dynamic environmental pressure group.
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$10

62771
BROXAM, Graeme
THE BASS STRAIT FERRY "CITY OF MELBOURNE', Pioneer Australian Screw Steamship

Hobart. 2008. Navarine Publishing. 1st Ed. VI, 54 PP with 2 colour illustrations and b/w illustrations (chart of Bass Strait at centrefold, 4 engravings, 2 plans, and 8 photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 21 x 14.8., 9780975133132
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$15

62772
BROXAM, Graeme
PRIDE OF THE PORT - The Watermen of Hobart Town

Hobart. 2009. Navarine Publishing. April 2009 reprint with minor corrections of the March 2009 original. Edition limited to 100 copies. IV, 108 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.7 x 20.8., 9780975133149
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$35

63019
BRUNY D'ENTRECASTEAUX
VOYAGE TO AUSTRALIA AND THE PACIFIC 1791-1793

Melbourne. 2006. Melbourne University Press. 1st paperback edition of the 2001 original. Edited and translated by Edward Duyker and Maryse Duyker. XLIV, 392 PP with 7 maps, plus 16 pages with 20 b/w illustrations. PIctorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 16. 9780522852325
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$50

15786
BURKE, Iris & Keast (editors)
THE SPANISH AT PORT JACKSON, THE VISIT OF THE CORVETTES DESCUBIERTA & ATREVIDA 1793

Sydney. 1967. Australian Documentary Facsimile Society. Edition limited to 250 signed copies. Preface by Dr. A. Grove Day, translations by Virginia M. Day. 48 PP printed on Glastonbury antique paper with 2 panoramas by Brambila tipped in, 8 pages of Viana's Journal, 2 pages holographs. Fp: Portrait of Malaspina. Eps: Sketches made by the expedition's artists. Hard cover, title on front board and spine. Fine. 28.6 x 22.2.
A stay of one month in 1793, at Port Jackson, during the Spanish scientific expedition to survey the Pacific, led by Malaspina and Bustamante Y Guerra.
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$60

62886
BURNET, Ian
SPICE ISLANDS

Sydney. 2011. Rosenberg Publishing. 1st Ed. 200 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Fp: Sultan Sayfoedin of Tidore . FEP: Map of the Moluccan islands of Ternate, Tidore ..., Jan Janssonius, 1651. REP: Map of South East Asia, Tetrus Plancius, 1594. Hard cover, dj. New. 24.6 x 18.5. 9781921719110
The history, romance and adventure of the spice trade over 2000 years.
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$40

62921
BURNS, PHILP AND COMPANY LTD.
ALL ABOUT BURNS, PHILP AND COMPANY LIMITED, Their Shipping Agencies, Branches & Steamers

Sydney. 1903. 1st Ed. 3-122 PP with b/w photos and 6 colour maps. Fp: Watercolour: Rubiana Lagoon, Solomon Islands. Lacks half title page and original covers. Rebacked with plain soft wrappers. A little light soiling, o/wise a very nice copy of a scare item. 23.7 x 18.2.
History of the Company : shipping and agency, description and photos of ports and secondary ports of Australia, British New Guinea, Solomons, Santa-Cruz, New Hebrides, Lord Howe, Norfolk, Gilbert and Ellice, Tonga. A precious memento of the maritime history in these parts of the South Pacific.
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$150

20541
BURRELL, D. C. E.
SCRAP & BUILD

London. 1983. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 79 PP with b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0905617290
British Shipping Tables, Scrap & Build Fleet Lists, Shipping Loan Fleets Lists, ...
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$15

15901
BURRELL, D. C. E.
THE THISTLE BOATS (The Albyn Line Story)

Kendal, UK. 1987. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 72 PP with 2 pages of plans, 2 funnels and house flags (in colour), and 73 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): painting of the "Thistlebrae", by L. Dunn. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on FFEP, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.5. 0905617436
History & fleet list, houseflags & funnels.
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$15

62971
BURRELL, Vice-Admiral Sir Henry
MERMAIDS DO EXIST, The autobiography of ..

Melbourne. 1986. Macmillan. 1st Ed. X, 318 PP, plus 24 pages with 55 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Note on title page dated "Trafalgar Day, 21st October 1986" and signed by the author. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 22 x 14.5. 033341540X
Naval career from 1918 to 1962, when the RAN went from reliance on the Royal Navy to a more independent stance.
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$40

15041
BURRETT, Tony & KEMP, Barry
HARBOURS IN ACTION

London. c. 1975. Ward Lock Limited. 1st Ed. 46 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (including 34 HouseFlags and Funnels). Title spread: Modern liner off New York. Laminated pictorial boards. Very good. 25.5 x 20.5.
History, industrial development, handling cargoes...
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$10

40287
CAMERON, Alan & FARNDON, Roy
LLOYD'S LIST 1734-1984 - SCENES FROM SEA AND CITY

London. 1984. Lloyd's List. 1st edition, April 17, 1984, 250th Anniversary Special Supplement. 288 PP (over 110 with advertising material) with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 33.8 x 23.8.
Lloyd's List, from Coffee House to the Computer... Development of cargo handling and stowage... The toll of the sea. Facing the risk: towage and salvage... The National Maritime Museum and Lloyd's List.
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$25

16354
CAMPBELL, Archibald
A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD FROM 1806 TO 1812

Amsterdam. 1969. N. Israel. Bibliotheca Australiana No. 50. Facsimile of the 1816 orig. Ed. 288 PP plus 1 folded chart. Simile vellum, gilt title on blue vignette (front cover & spine). Fine. 22 x 15.
Visit to Japan, Kamschatka, the Aleutian islands and the Sandwich islands. Shipwreck on the island of Sannack. Page 227 to 255: Vocabulary of the language of the Sandwich islands.
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$80

57899
CAMPBELL, Dr. John
THE NAVAL HISTORY OF GREAT BRITAIN, commencing with the earliest period of history, ... (in 8 volumes)

London. 1818. Baldwyn and Co. 1818 edition, with a dedication (dated 1812) to "His Royal Highness The Prince Regent", by John Stockdale. Volume I: (2) "Direction to the Binder and List of Plates", XXVI, XXIII "The Life of Dr. Campbell", 540 PP. Fp: The Rt. Hon. Earl of St. Vincent. Volume II: (2), IV, 538 PP. Fp: Rt. Hon. Lord Nelson. Volume III: VI, 532 PP. Fp: Lord Collingwood. Volume IV: (2), (IV), 529 PP. Fp: Sir Wm. Sidney Smith, Knt. K.C., Rear Admiral of the Blue. Volume V: (IV), 502 PP. Fp: Sir J. B. Warren, Bart K.B. Volume VI: (IV), 490 PP, plus 1 plate "Plan of the Battle of Cape St Vincent, Feb. 14th 1797". Fp: Sir J. M. Hardy, Knt. Volume VII: (IV), 485 PP, plus 5 plates with folded plan of "Marmorice Harbour" and 4 plans of the Battles of Aboukir, Copenhagen, and Trafalgar (2). Fp: Captain Sir H. R. Popham, K.M. F.R.S. Volume VIII: (IV), 504, (26 Index) PP, plus 1 plate "The Funeral Car... Nelson". Fp: Fac-simile of Lord Nelson's hand-writing, after the loss of his right arm. Complete set of 8 volumes with the 8 frontispieces and the 7 plates called for. The 8 volumes are restored and rebacked by Emrose Binding Services. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Near fine complete set. 26 x 17.5.
... commencing with the earliest period of history, and continued to the expedition against Algiers, under the command of Lord Exmouth, in 1816. Including the History and Lives of the British Admirals. Also includes biographical sketches of the Admirals and other naval officers omitted by Dr. John Campbell ...
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$600

21169
CAMPBELL, I.C.
A HISTORY OF THE PACIFIC ISLANDS

Christchurch. 1992. Canterbury University Press. Reprint of the 1989 original. 240 PP with 3 tables and 8 maps. Pictorial soft cover. Fine (mint condition). 21.5 x 14. 090881223X
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$15

38506
CASSELLS, Vic
THE DESTROYERS, their Battles and their Badges

Sydney. 2000. Kangaroo Press. 1st Ed., in the Australia's Naval Heritage series. XIV, 250 PP with 60 badges in colour and b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.7 x 21.6. 0731808932
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$45

62106
CASTLETON, Phillip
SEEING THE SOLOMONS THROUGH THE "EYE-OF-THE-WIND" (in Geo Australasia)

Sydney. 1988. Australasia's Geographical Magazine. Volume 10, No. 3, September-November 1988. 120 PP. Includes article P. 78 to 85 with 1 plan, 2 location maps and 13 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 20.5.
Sailing the Solomon Sea in the brigantine "Eye-of-the-Wind".
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$10

17251
CHANT, Christopher (compiler)
An Illustrated Data Guide to MODERN AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

London. 1997. Tiger Books. 1st Ed. 77 PP with 1 colour illust. by author, and 40 b/w and colour photos. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 22 x 12. 1855018632
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$5

17250
CHANT, Christopher (compiler)
An Illustrated Data Guide to MODERN FAST ATTACK CRAFT

London. 1997. Tiger Books. 1st Ed. 77 PP with 21 b/w and colour photos. Pict. laminated boards, dj. Fine. 22 x 12. 1855018624
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$5

17249
CHANT, Christopher (compiler)
An Illustrated Data Guide to WORLD WAR II MARITIME ATTACK AIRCRAFT

London. 1997. Tiger Books. 1st Ed. 77 PP with 6 colour illust. by author, and 25 bw and colour photos. Pict. laminated boards, dj. Fine. 22 x 12. 1855018608
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$5

49076
CHATTERTON, E. Keble
THE STORY OF THE BRITISH NAVY, From the Earliest Times to the Present Day

London. 1911. Mills & Boon, Ltd. 1st Ed. XIV, 372 PP, plus 1 colour and 50 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): H.M.S. Neptune. Cloth cover, colour illustration (one corner torn) pasted down on front cover, gilt title on spine. Covers rubbed at hinges. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 23.2 x 15.
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$20

21588
CHESTERTON, D. Ridley
BRITISH COASTAL SHIPS

London. 1966. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 53 b/w photos. Pictorial (M.V. Free Enterprise II) soft cover. Fine. 18.5 x 12.5.
Coastal Passenger and Cargo Ships of over 200 GRT under the British or Irish flags.
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$15

21587
CHESTERTON, D. Ridley
BRITISH TUGS (Including Ocean Tugs based on the nearer Continental Ports)

London. 1965. Ian Allan. 4th Ed. IX, 39 PP with tables and 1 bw photo, plus 16 pages with 49 bw photos. Fp: M.T. Vortex, London. Pictorial soft cover. Date written on inside front cover, o/wise near fine. 18.5 x 12.5.
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$10

20560
CHESTERTON, D. Ridley
COASTAL CARGO SHIPS

London. 1962. Ian Allan. 5th Ed., in the ABC series. 64 PP with b/w photos. Title page: S.S. City of Brussels. Pictorial soft cover. Stamp of previous owner on title page. Very good. Small format: 15.2 x 10.2.
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$10

21806
CHESTERTON, D. Ridley
COASTAL SHIPS

London. 1966. Ian Allan. 1st combined Edition. VIII, 208 PP with 149 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 19 x 13.
Combined volume of former ABC's of Coastal Passenger & Cargo ships, Foreign Coastal Freighters & Tugs.
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$20

39183
CHRISTIE'S
HISTORIC AUSTRALIA - Books, Manuscripts, Furniture, Silver

Sydney. 1998. Christie's Australia Pty. Ltd. 1st Ed. 208 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27 x 21.
Catalogue of a sale held in Sydney on 17th August 1998 with 794 items.
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$15

39253
CHRISTIE'S
PRINTS, BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS

Sydney. 1997. Christie's Australia Pty. Ltd. 1st Ed. 152 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27 x 21.
Catalogue of a sale held in Melbourne on 10th and 17th August 1997 with 979 items. Items 1 to 665: Gould's birds & Mammals of Australia with 91 colour photos. Items 666 to 979: Books with 30 b/w and 9 colour photos.
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$15

39251
CHRISTIE'S
RARE BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, PRINTS, DRAWINGS, SPORT AND POP MEMORABILIA

Sydney. 1996. Christie's Australia Pty. Ltd. 1st Ed. 172 PP with 53 b/w and 20 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27 x 21.
Catalogue of a sale held in Sydney on 28th November 1996 with 723 items, including the Library of John D. Altman (items 606 to 723: on fine and rare early Australian books).
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$15

62545
CHRISTOPHER, Peter
"TALL SHIPS" CALENDAR - 1987

Toronto. 1986. Key Porter Books 1987 Calendar with 13 "frameable" prints (26 x 34) in colour. Fine. Format oblong: 28.5 x 45. 0919493823
13 Windjammers (details of each in English, French and German): Gorch Fock II (Germany) - Royalist (Great Britain) - Gorg Fock II (Germany) - Dar Mlodzieszy (Poland) - Eagle (USA) - Kruzenstern (USSR) -Gloria (Colombia) - Eagle (USA) - Simon Bolivar (Venezuela) - Hoshi (Great Britain) - Libertad (Argentina) - Georg Stage (Denmark).
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$15

19174
CLARK, Hyla M.
THE TALL SHIPS: A Sailing Celebration

Sydney. 1977. Books for Pleasure / Operation Sail 1976. 1st Australian edition of the 1976 US original. Introduction by Frank O. Braynard & Tony Gibbs. 128 PP with b/w illustrations and over 50 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.7. 0727100874
The Romance of the Sea. The Ships. Operation Sail: July 4 1976, gathering on the Hudson River for the Celebration of the Birth of the United States of America.
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$10

45332
CLARKE, Arthur C.
THE COAST OF CORAL

New York. 2002. Ibooks. Paperback reprint of the 1955 original, with a 2001 introduction. (12), 264, (7) PP with 2 sets of 3 maps, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 13.5. 0743435079
Dives on the Great Barrier Reef in 1955. Chapter 18: on pearls and pearling in the Torres Strait.
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$15

30918
CLARKSON, H. & HELMER, Harold
THE CLARKSON CHRONICLE 1852-1952

London. 1952. H. Clarkson & Co. Ltd. 1st Ed. 116 PP with 18 head pieces, 1 sketch-plan of a ship, facsimiles of documents and b/w illust. (paintings & photos). Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Fine. Scarce. 23.5 x 15.5.
One hundred years of shipowning, ship brokering and insurance.
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$25

15891
CLARKSON, John & FENTON, Roy
ANCHOR AND BROCKLEBANK LINES

London. 1994. John & Marion Clarkson. 1st softback edition, in the "Ships in Focus" series. 72 PP with 148 b/w photos. Inside back cover: index. Title page: "Manipur", 1920. Pictorial soft cover. Former owner's discreet name on title-page, o/wise fine. 29.7 x 21. 0952117924
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$30

36368
CLEGG, W. Paul
BRITISH SHIPPING

London. 1988. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 8 plans and 139 b/w photos. Title spread: Sealink St Christopher. Half title page: Seaforth Monarch. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 22.5 x 14. 0711017875
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$20

37537
COLLINS, Bruce E.
THE WRECK OF THE PENGUIN

Wellington. 2000. Steele Roberts. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (maps & plans, drawings, paintings and photographs). Title page: the Penguin leaving Wellington. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 20 x 28. 1877228281
Wreck of the New Zealand Union Steam Ship Penguin, 12th February 1909, with loss of 72 lives.
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$25

35497
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
DEFENCE REPORT 1990-91

Canberra. 1991. A.G.P.S. 1st Ed. VI, 300 PP with graphs, tables, organigrams and 263 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 24.9 x 17.5.
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$30

39427
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
DEFENDING AUSTRALIA - Defence White Paper 1994

Canberra. 1994. A. G. P. S. 1st Ed. X, 168 PP with 9 figures (including 1 map), 20 colour illustrations (1 map and 19 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17.8. 0644353649
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$25

63095
CONDIE, Allan T.
PADDLE STEAMERS IN CAMERA

London. 1987. Allan T. Condie Publications. 1st Ed. Foreword by Alan Brown. 48 PP with b/w illustrations including 114 photographies by Fred A. Plant. Inside front cover: foreword and funnel. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of Introduction. Fine. 29.6 x 20.8. 0907742556
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$15

12116
COOK
JAMES COOK 1770 1970 - Captain Cook Bi-Centenary Commemorative Booklet

Sydney. 1970. V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer, New South Wales. 1st Ed. No pagination, 32 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Illustrated soft cover. Very good. 23.8 x 18.2.
Presented by the Government of New South Wales on the occasion of the Bi-Centenary Celebrations of Captain James Cook's first landing on the east coast of Australia.
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$10

63079
COOKE, Anthony
EMIGRANT SHIPS - The Vessels which carried Migrants across the World, 1946-1972

London. c.1990. Carmania Press. 1st Ed. 112 PP with b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 27.3 x 21.5. 0951865609
The various shipping lines and ships which ferried migrants leaving war-torn Europe for other destinations or lands of promise.
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$25

45877
COOPER, James, KLUDAS, Arnold & PEIN, Joachim
THE HAMBURG SOUTH AMERICA LINE

London. 1989. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. Foreword in German and English by Dr. John Henry de La Trobe and Horst Schomburg. 192, (4 pictorial appendix ) PP with 425 b/w illustrations. Pictorial appendix by Dietmar Borchert with 10 House flags and funnels, and 10 profiles (in colour). Fp (in colour): Cape Polonio. Half-title page: House Flag H S D G. Eps: Mappemonde with the Company's routes. Cloth cover, gilt house flag on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Slight ageing of the dust jacket. Letter by Erwin Ludewig, Managing Director of Hamburg-Süd (in 1989), loosely inserted. FIne. 30.5 x 21.5. 0905617509
The German shipping line Hamburg-Südamerikanische Dampfschifffahrts-Gesellschaft. History, fleet list...
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$60

11581
COOTE, Walter
L'OCEAN PACIFIQUE OCCIDENTAL, Description des Groupes d'Iles au Nord et a l'Est du Continent Australien

Paris. 1886. Delagrave. 3rd French Ed. (orig. English 1883). XVI, 182 PP with 1 map and 31 b/w illust. in text. Orig. quarter calf & marbled boards with a gilt-engraved school badge (Lycée du Havre) on the front cover. Paper browning, light wear around the edges, o/wise a near fine copy. French text. 23 x 15.5.
Translation of the original English edition with the same title. In the foreword, the Editor advises France to claim the New Hebrides because the English have the Kermadec islands and are sharing New Guinea with M. de Bismarck.
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$100

37597
CORSON, F. Reid
THE ATLANTIC FERRY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

London. c. 1937. Sampson Low, Marston. 1st Ed. X, 277 PP with 58 outline sketches of Liners, plus 32 plates with 35 b/w photos, 6 plates with liners in colour and 16 pages with 48 funnels and 48 house flags in colour. Fp (in colour): folded plate with R.M.M.V. Britannic of the White Star Line. Cloth cover. Spine sunned, hinges weak, ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. Rare. 22.8 x 14.5.
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$40

52295
COTTEAU, Edmond
EN OCEANIE. Voyage autour du Monde en 365 jours 1884-1885

Paris. 1888. Librairie Hachette & Cie. 1st Ed. (4), 390 with 2 coastal views, 3 maps and 43 engravings (36 on full page), plus 1 folded map. Bound copy retaining the original pictorial soft cover. Marbled endpapers. Quarter bound, gilt title En Océanie on spine. Ferguson: 8727. Near fine. 19 x 13.
Left Paris on 15th March 1884. Sailed from Toulon (20 March 1884) on the French warship Nive... Chapter III: Krakatau island 11-29 May 1884. Australia (pages 122 to 222): Torres Strait on 18th July 1884, then Port Kennedy, Townsville, Bowen, Rockhampton, Brisbane (27 July 1884), Sydney, Melbourne, Tasmania, Sydney. New Caledonia on the Rockton in September 1884. New Hebrides on the French warship Duchaffaut in October 1884. Tahiti on the French warship Vire in November 1884... Return to Paris on 15 March 1885.
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$225

40595
COURSE, Captain A. G.
DOCKS AND HARBOURS OF BRITAIN

London. 1964. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 50 b/w photos. Fp: Shipping in the King George V Docks, London. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 19 x 12.4.
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$10

21344
COUSTEAU, Jacques-Yves & PACCALET, Yves
JACQUES COUSTEAU WHALES

New York. 1988. Harry N. Abrams. 1st US edition, translated from the 1986 French original "La Planète des Baleines" by I. Mark Paris. 280 PP with 283 illust. (over 200 in colour). Illustrated title page, half title page and endpapers. Cloth cover, dj. Name and address of previous owner at top corner of front endpaper and half-title page. Near fine. 30.5 x 24. 0810910462
Comprehensive book on the realm of the whale. Superb iconography.
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$20

63096
COWSILL, Miles
FERRIES IN CAMERA 95

Kilgetty, UK. 1994. Ferry Publications. November 1994 edition. 80 PP wit 4 colour and 80 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Duchesse Anne. Inside back cover: King Orry at Douglas. Pictorial soft cover (Pride of Bilbao). Previous owner's name, o/wise fine. Oblong: 20.8 x 29.5. 187194726X
Historical insight of the Sealink route between Harwich and Hook of Holland.
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$15

43116
COWSILL, Miles & HENDY, John
THE TOWNSEND THORESEN YEARS 1928 - 1987

Kilgetty, UK. 1988. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. 56 PP with 9 colour photos & bw illust. (maps, plans, photos). Centrefold: "Pride of Dover". Title page: funnel of "Panther". Inside front cover: "Spirit of Free Enterprise". Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title-page, o/wise fine. 29.6 x 20.8. 0951309307
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$35

43168
COWSILL, Miles, HAALMEIJER, Frank, & HENDY, John
HARWICH - HOEK VAN HOLLAND - A 100 years of Service / 100 Jaar Veerdienst

Kilgetty, UK. 1993. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 1 sketch plan, 1 plan, 39 colour photos and 195 b/w illustrations. Eps: Colour posters. Pictorial soft cover. Dutch and English text. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 1871947162
Historical insight of the route between Harwich and Hook of Holland.
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$20

22890
CREE, Edward H.
THE CREE JOURNALS, The Voyages of Edward H. Cree, Surgeon R.N. as Related in his Private Journals 1837-1856

Exeter. 1981. Webb & Bower. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Michael Levien. 276 PP with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Edward Hodges Cree. Eps: Chart of South China Sea and Gulf of Tonkin. Hard cover (no dj). Foxing spots on covers and outside edges. Fine. 24 x 19. 0906671361
Personal narrative of Dr. Edward H. Cree, recording his cruises between 1837 & 1856: Notebook & sketch book.
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$15

62935
CREE, Edward H.
NAVAL SURGEON, The Voyages of Edward H. Cree, Surgeon R.N.as Related in his Private Journals 1837-1856

New York. 1982. E. P. Dutton. 1st US edition. 276 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Fp: Edward Hodges Cree. Eps: Chart of South China Sea and Gulf of Tonkin. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with a repaired tear at foot of spine. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 24 x 19. 0906671361
Personal narrative of Dr. Edward H. Cree, recording his cruises between 1837 & 1856: Notebook & sketch book.
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$30

38184
CULLITY, Thomas Brendan
VASSE - An Account of the Disappearance of Thomas Timothée Vasse

Perth. 1992. Author. 1st Ed. 24 PP with 1 b/w photo and 2 coloured charts. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Assistant helmsman on board the Naturaliste of the Baudin expedition, who disappeared on 18th June 1801, near Wonnerup Inlet, Geographe Bay, Western Australia.
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$25

33280
DANIELSSON, Bengt
RAROIA, HAPPY ISLAND of the South Seas

Chicago. 1953. Rand McNally. 1st US edition, translated from the 1951 Swedish original Den Lyckliga ön by F. H. Lyon. 304 PP, plus 16 pages with 36 b/w photos. Eps: Map of the Atoll of Raroia and Takume. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped, lightly soiled and a few rubbed patches), o/wise a near fine copy. 21.5 x 14.
The carefree life in 1949 on the atoll of Raroia where Bengt returned with his wife two years after the end of the Kon Tiki expedition.
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$30

32340
DAVIDSON, Rene
THE WHALERS OF EDEN AND TWOFOLD BAY (in Heritage)

Canberra. 1989. Australian Council of National Trusts. Volume 8, No. 2, Winter 1989. Includes article between P.21 and 23 with 9 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 29.8 x 23.
Also includes article by Brian Lloyd on Gabo Island Lighthouse (P.2 - 5) with 1 b/w photo & 6 colour photos.
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$10

39464
DAVIES, Captain M. J.
MILITARY INTELLIGENCE AT GALLIPOLLI - 'A Leap in the Dark'? [in Australian Defence Force Journal]

Canberra. 1992. Australian Defence Force Journal. Volume No 92, January/February 1992. Contains article P. 37 to 43 with 1 b/w photo and 3 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.5.
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$15

62979
DAVIS, Ralph
THE RISE OF THE ENGLISH SHIPPING INDUSTRY In the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

London. 1972. David & Charles. Reprint of the 1962 1st Ed. Modern Maritime Classics Reprint No.3. X, 428 PP with tables, plus 8 b/w plates. Soft cover. Near fine. 20.5 x 14.5. 0905555201
England's maritime expansion: ships and shipbuilders, seamen, trade. Study of 4 ships and their fortunes (Diamond, 1634-40. Cadiz Merchant, 1675-84. Diligence, 1728-42. Caroline, 1754-66).
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$40

63112
DAY, Thomas Fleming & BOWYER VAUX, C. (editors)
THE RUDDER, SAIL AND PADDLE - 1892

New York. 1892. Nautical Publishing Company. Year 1892. Vol. III, No. 2 (January 1892) to No. 12 (November 1892) + Vol. IV, No. 1 (December 1892). Vol. III: 27-254 PP + Vol. IV: 26 PP. A total of 254 pages with b/w illustrations. 12 issues bound together. Blue cloth cover, gilt device and title on front board and spine, top edge gilt. Book slightly bowed, binding tight, light shelf wear. Front board soiled. Small stamp of previous owner on both endpapers and at top of first page. Slight ageing of paper. Printed on superior paper and internally contents are very clean. Rare. 29.4 x 22.5.
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$350

63114
DAY, Thomas Fleming (editor)
THE RUDDER - 1897 - Volume VIII

New York. 1897. The Rudder Publishing Company. Year 1897. Vol. VIII, No. 1 (January 1897) to No. 12 (December 1897). (4), 362 PP with b/w illustrations (burgees, maps, drawings, plans, photos), plus 18 b/w photos/plates. Blue cloth cover, gilt device and title on front board and spine, top edge gilt. Book slightly bowed but binding tight. Blue cloth cover soiled, mostly at back with some wear around edges and corners. Small stamp of previous owner on both endpapers and at top of title page. Printed on superior paper with only occasional light foxing. Title page with repaired tear. Lower corner of 20 first leaves with creases (dog-eared). Pages 125 to 150 with signs of water stains at upper part of front margin. Internally very clean. Rare. 29.4 x 22.5.
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$350

63008
DE BOER, G.J., BOOT, W.J.J. ...
LEKKO - Internationale Sleepvaart Hobby Cub / International Tug Lovers Club - 1978 (Nos.13 to 21)

Ijmuiden. 1978. ISHC -Lekko. Run for year 1978 (9 issues). No. 13 (January 1978) to No. 21 (December 1978). 220 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, plans,profiles, photos). Each issue with its original illustrated wrappers. Text in Dutch and English. 2 punch holes for ring binders, close to the spine. A fine set. 29.6 x 21.
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$40

63011
DE BOER, G.J., BOOT, W.J.J. ...
LEKKO - Internationale Sleepvaart Hobby Cub / International Tug Lovers Club - 1979 (Nos.22, 23, 25 to 30)

Ijmuiden. 1979. ISHC-Lekko Run for year 1979 (8 issues). No. 22 (February 1979) to No. 30 (December 1978). Issue No. 24 missing. A total of 204 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, plans,profiles, photos). Each issue with its original illustrated wrappers. Text in Dutch and English. 2 punch holes for ring binders, close to the spine. A fine set. 29.6 x 21.
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$30

53711
DE FREYCINET, Louis
REFLECTIONS ON NEW SOUTH WALES 1788-1839 - Freycinet's examination of the history and progress of the colony of New South Wales during the first fifty-two years, based on his visit to Port Jackson as commander of the Uranie in 1819, his earlier visit .....

Sydney. 2001. Hordern House. 1st edition strictly limited to 300 copies, now translated into English for the first time from the original publication of Freycinet's Voyage Autour du Monde (Paris, 1824-1844) by Thomas Cullity. XXII, 670, (1) PP with 4 musical scores, 20 b/w illustrations (frontispiece, facsimile of the title page of Volume 2, Part 2, 1839, 1 plan of Port Jackson, 3 maps of New South Wales and 14 images), plus 8 colour plates. Fp: Portrait of Louis de Freycinet (1779-1842). Eps: Le Port Jackson - vue de l'observatoire de l'Uranie, 1819. Printed on soft ivory laid paper. Bound in natural green woven cloth, title on spine and on a white label pasted down on front cover. Fine. 25.2 x 18.5. 1875567313
Comprehensive examination of the early settlement and its first 50 years, compiled from direct observations, ideas or comments by Freycinet and his travelling companions...
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$450

63145
DEPT OF PRIMARY INDUSTRY
AUSTRALIAN FISHERIES NEWSLETTER

Canberra. 1979. Fisheries Division, Department of Primary Industry. Volume 38, Number 5, May 1979. 80 PP. Edited by P. POWNALL & A. CATON. Contains article pages 12 to 21 with 1 colour and 4 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 25 x 17.5.
Article by P. Pownall - "Whaling will be prohibited when 200-Mile Zone is Proclaimed. End of Whaling and Whaling Industry with the introduction of the 200-Mile Australian Exclusive Economic Zone, on the 1st January 1981..
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$10

58646
DEXTER LORD, Gail & LORD, Barry
THE MANUAL OF MUSEUM PLANNING

London & Manchester. 1991. HMSO & Museum of Science and Industry. 1st Ed. Preface by J. Patrick Greene. XVI, 361 PP with 16 tables and 37 figures. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 30.2 x 22. 0112904831
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$30

50550
DOUGHTY, George (compiler)
GOLD ON BLACK. A Story of the Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club

Adelaide. 1984. Shirley Cuthbertson & Stephen Lewis. 1st Ed. (4), 52 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial (burgee in colour) soft cover. Near fine. 24.6 X 16.8.
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$20

45831
DOUSSET, Roselène & TAILLEMITE, Etienne
THE GREAT BOOK OF THE PACIFIC

Sydney. c. 1979. Books for Pleasure. 1st Australian edition translated by Andrew Mouravieff-Apostol. 279, (12 index & appendices) PP with 330 b/w illustrations and 47 colour plates. Hard cover, gilt device on front, gilt title on spine, dj. Occasional foxing spots, o/wise fine. 31.5 x 26.
Reveals the truth behind the legends and the myths emanating from the great exploratory movement from the 15th to 19th centuries.
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$15

31070
DOWNS, Hugh
A SHOAL OF STARS

New York. 1967. Doubleday. 1st Ed. 288 PP, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj. (price clipped). Fine. 21.5 x 14.5.
Voyage of a television personality with NBC, from Miami to Tahiti via the Caribbean Isles and Panama, on Thane a chartered 65-foot ketch.
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$10

36528
DUNMORE, John
CHRONOLOGY OF PACIFIC HISTORY

Auckland. 2000. Heritage Press. 1st Ed. 48 PP. Card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.7. 0908708491
From the arrival of the Aborigines on the Australian continent to January 2000.
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$10

20198
DUNMORE, John
WHO'S WHO IN PACIFIC NAVIGATION

Honolulu. 1991. University of Hawaii Press. 1st US edition. XVI, 312 PP. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.1 x 15.8. 0824813502
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$30

20163
DUNN, Laurence & HEATON, P.M.
PALM LINE

Gwent, U.K. 1994. P.M. Heaton Publishing. 1st Ed. 64 PP plus 112 bw photos on full page. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21.5 x 15.2. 18720006019
History of a shipping line owned by the Lever brothers, who were intent on securing palm oil for their soap industry, and even took an interest in whaling. Fleet list.
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$25

44285
DUYKER, Edward
CITIZEN LABILLARDIERE - A Naturalist 's Life in Revolution and Exploration (1755-1834)

Melbourne. 2003. Miegunyah Press. 1st edition, limited to 1000 copies. XX, 383, (3) PP with 12 maps, plus 16 pages with 18 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.3 x 16.5. 0522850103
Naturalist with the Bruny d'Entrecasteaux expedition with calls in Van Diemens Land, New Holland, the Friendly Islands, New Caledonia...
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$45

16260
EAMES, Andrew
CROSSING THE SHADOW LINE - Travels in South-east Asia

London. 1986. Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Ed. 224 PP with 3 maps, plus 8 pages with 15 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Hand-written note on front endpaper. Very good. 24.3 x 16. 0340398620
Travels in the mid 1980's through Thailand and Malaysia then on a coaster in Indonesian waters. Later from Bali to Darwin on a junk-rigged prahu, the Chun Bhatera.
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$10

15518
EASTY, John
MEMORANDUM OF THE TRANSACTIONS OF A VOYAGE FROM ENGLAND TO BOTANY BAY 1787-1793 - A First Fleet Journal

Sydney. 1965. Public Library of New South Wales / Angus and Robertson. 1st Ed. The William Dixson Foundation publication No. 4. X, 182 PP (4). Fp: Facsimile of page 94 of John Easty's journal. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, a few small nicks to the dj, o/wise near fine. 29.2 x 20.8.
Voyage on the first fleet transport "Scarborough".
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$75

17581
EDWARDS, Hugh
AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND SHIPWRECKS & SEA TRAGEDIES

Sydney. 1978. Mathews / Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 136 PP with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Wreck finds on the Gilt Dragon. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 26.7 x 20. 090800110X
Wrecks & events from the earliest Dutch losses to the foundering of the Wahine, the Tasman Bridge disaster and the havoc created by Cyclone Tracy.
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$15

18751
EDWARDS, Lt. Cdr. Kenneth
UNEASY OCEANS

London. 1939. George Routledge. 1st Ed. VII, 382 PP, plus 16 b/w plates and 6 folded maps at end of book. Fp: Guns firing, the ultimate arbiters. Eps: Mappe monde. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with small pieces missing. Offsetting of endpapers and foxing, o/wise very good. 22.6 x 15.
The balance of naval forces on the eve of WWII, the end of Anglo-Japanese alliance, the strengthening of the Mediterranean empire of fascist Italy, the possibilty of war in the various seas and oceans.
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$25

15071
ELLIOTT, John & PICKERSGILL, Richard
CAPTAIN COOK'S SECOND VOYAGE: The Journals of Lieutenants Elliott and Pickersgill

London. 1984. Caliban Books. 1st edition introduced by Christine Holmes. XXXII, 98 PP with 3 maps on full page, plus 24 bw plates. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 22 x 15.5. 0904573397
First edition of 2 manuscripts left by young officers who sailed with James Cook from 1772 to 1775.
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$60

59099
EVANS, D. Warrington (compiler)
AN ACCOUNT OF A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD WITH A FULL ACCOUNT OF THE VOYAGE OF THE ENDEAVOUR IN THE YEAR MDCCLXX ALONG THE EAST COAST OF AUSTRALIA

Brisbane. 1969. W. Smith & Paterson. 1st Ed. XXX, 180 (481 to 661) & 6 (CCXII to CCXVI) PP. Total of 216 pages, plus 2 folded charts (36 x 78), 2 plans (Endeavour River & Botany Bay), 2 engravings, 1 folded map (Cape Tribulation to Endeavour Straits). Cloth cover, gilt title on front board and spine. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 28.8 x 22.8.
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$55

62522
FARQUHAR, Ian
HOWARD SMITH SHIPPING - Enterprise and Diversity 1854-2001

Melbourne. 2002. Nautical Association of Australia. 1st Ed. 168 PP with 1 portrait and 116 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author on title page. Fine. 26 x 18.4. 0959907955
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$50

35977
FENTON, R. S.
CAMBRIAN COASTERS - Steam and motor coaster owners of North and West Wales

Kendal. 1989. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 200 PP with 1 map and 148 b/w photos. Fp: Loading the "Vaynol" with slates ar Port Dinorwic in 1896. Pictorial card cover. Name of previous owner on FFEP. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0905617525
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$35

63075
FESCO
FAR-EASTERN SHIPPING COMPANY - Centennial 1880-1980

Vladivostock. c. 1980. Morflot. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 40 plans "general arrangement" (3 in colour and 37 b/w) and 48 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 30.
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$30

55590
FIELD, Colonel C.
OLD TIMES AFLOAT: A Naval Anthology

London. 1932. Andrew Melrose Ltd. 1st Ed. 320 PP, plus 30 pages with 29 b/w illustrations. Fp: Britannia. Cloth cover. Lacks plates facing pages 50 (Anson's Seamen at the capture of Payta) and 51 (Ducking under the equator). Free fly of front endpaper pasted down. Ingleton bookplate on recto of the free fly. Occasional foxing. Very good. 19 x 13.8.
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$10

16964
FILDES, R. D.
THE SHIPS THAT SERVE AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND - VOLUME ONE: Australian and New Zealand Flag Ships

Sydney. 1983. Searail Productions. 2nd Ed. 195 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Tanker William Dampier. Pictorial soft cover. 1 addenda page loosely inserted. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 0909096074
Merchant ships, tugs, .. and navy vessels.
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$30

40336
FINLAY, Patrick (editor)
JANE'S FREIGHT CONTAINERS 1979

London. 1979. Macdonald & Jane's Publishing Co. 11th Ed. (56), 626 PP with b/w illustrations (photos and plans), plus 9 colour guide-cards. Cloth cover, dj. Near fine. 32.8 x 22. 0354005804
The world-wide survey of container and roll-on/roll-off operations.
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$40

34829
FISHER, Bob
12-METRE IMAGES

Sydney. 1986. Pierson. 1st Australian edition. VIII, 152 PP with 6 b/w and 144 colour photos. Eps: Southern Cross in Newport's evening sun. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on both endpapers, o/wise fine. 28.2 x 21.2. 0947068015
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$15

18455
FISHER, John
HOW TO SAIL

London. 1959. Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st Ed. 257 PP with 42 diagrams, plus 7 b/w plates. Fp: A day for single-handed sailing, national 12 ft. on the Thames. Hard cover, dj. Sellotape marks on endpapers. Occasional foxing. Very good. 19 x 13.
Includes chapters on: what kind of sailing, going afloat, safety first...
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$5

22214
FITCHETT, T. K.
THE LONG HAUL - Ships on the England-Australia Run

Adelaide. 1980. Rigby. 1st Ed. 95 PP with colour illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 22.5 x 28.5. 0727010271
Passenger ships running the longest sea route in the world.
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$25

50461
FITCHETT, T. K.
THE VANISHED FLEET, Australian Coastal Passenger Ships 1910-1960

Adelaide. 1976. Rigby. 1st Ed. 112 PP with colour illust. by author. Fp: MV Manoora. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 22.5 x 28.5. 0727002104
From the arrival of the tiny Express during the Victorian gold rush to the departure of the Manoora on 9/8/1961.
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$25

62892
FLEW, Janine
ANTARCTIC ELYSIUM, in the footsteps of Shackleton (in Signals No. 102)

Sydney. 2013. Australian National Maritime Museum. Issue No. 102, March - April - May 2013, edited by Jeffrey Mellefont. 68P. Contains article between pages 24 and 29 with 1 b/w and 6 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (videographer David Doubilet braves below-zero waters at Pléneau Bay, Antarctica). New. 30 x 23.
On the Elysium Antarctic Visual Epic exhibition held at the Australian National Maritime Museum: 13th April to 11 August 2013.
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$10

43206
FLOWER, Raymond
RAFFLES - The Story of Singapore

Singapore. 2002. Times Books International. 3rd reprint of the 1984 original. X, 374 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 30.2 x 21.7. 9812042571
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$20

53069
FOLEY, Captain John C. H.
REEF PILOTS - The History of the Queensland Coast and Torres Strait Pilot Service

Sydney. 1982. Banks Bros. & Street. 1st ED. XIX, 202 PP, plus 64 pages with b/w and colour photos. Fp: Chart of Torres Strait. Title page: Seal of the Torres Strait Pilot Service. Eps: Charts of Queensland Coasts. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0959335803
History of the Queensland Coast & Torres Strait Pilot Service.
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$20

56320
FOLEY, John C. H.
CORAL GATEWAY - The Hydrographer Passage Story

Brisbane. 1987. Nairana. 1st Ed. VIII, 49 PP with colour photos. Eps: Map of the Hydrographer Passage. Pictorial laminated boards. Former owner's signature on title-page, o/wise fine. 28 x 21.7. 0731619838
The search for the hydrographer passage, its development, opening and operation of this shipping lane.
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$30

33590
FORBES, Allan & EASTMAN, Ralph M.
OTHER YANKEE SHIP SAILING CARDS - Presenting more reproductions of the colourful cards announcing ship sailings to California and other Pacific ports in the days when the California Gold Rush led to the development of fast sailing clippers and able a

Boston, Mass., USA. 1949. State Street Trust Company. 1st Ed. XII, 111 PP with 8 b/w illust. and 38 colour plates. Fp: House flags carried by Donald McKay's clippers. Illustrated soft cover. Note on preliminary page. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.8 x 15.2.
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$35

15785
FORSYTH, W. D.
CAPTAIN COOK'S LANDFALLS - Eye-witness Accounts by members of the ship's company of HMS "Endeavour" 1770

Canberra. 1974. Roebuck. 2nd Printing of the 1970 original. VI, 26 PP with 10 b/w sketches. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.7 x 17.5. 0950085707
Accounts extracted for visitors to the East Coast of Australia.
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$10

37935
FOWLER, Wilfred
McMURDO OF THE SCHOONER STANLEY - Part I and Part II (in Queensland Heritage)

Brisbane. 1968. Library Board of Queensland. Part I, in Volume 1, No. 8, May 1968. Includes article between P. 3 and 15 with 5 maps and 1 engraving. Part II, in Volume 1, No. 9, November 1968. Includes article between P. 12 and 25 with 1 map and 5 engravings. Card cover. Near fine. 30.2 x 24.5.
1883 voyage to recruit Kanaka labour for Queensland sugar industry. Louisiade, New Ireland, San Cristobal... Shipwrecked on Indispensable Reef (South of the Solomon Islands).
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$50

49080
FRASER, Edward
THE LONDONS OF THE BRITISH FLEET. How they faced the Enemy on the day of Battle and what their story means for us to-day

London. c. 1910. John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st Ed. XVI, 456, (8 publications) PP, plus 20 plates with 8 colour and 18 b/w illustrations. Fp (in colour): The Loyall London's flags. Green cloth cover, gilt vignette on front cover and spine, gilt title on spine, top edge gilt. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 19.2 x 13.5.
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$30

18368
FREESTON, Ewart C.
PRISONER OF WAR SHIP MODELS 1775 - 1825

London. 1987. Conway Maritime Press. Reprint of the 1973 original. XV, 174 PP with 125 b/w illust. Fp: A charming Prisoner-of-War bone ship model. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 28 x 22.5. 0851774687
Illustrated survey of the prisoners and their motives and methods in making these remarkable ship models as an art form and a record of ships of the period.
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$40

34018
GANNON, Michael
BLACK MAY

London. 1998. Aurum Press. 1st UK Ed. XXVIII, 492 PP with 4 maps, plus 16 pages with 43 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16. 1854105884
The epic story of the Allies defeat of the German U-Boats in May 1943.
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$30

62547
GARDNER, John
"WINDJAMMERS" / Sail Training Ships . HEMPEL CALENDAR - 1983

London. 1982. Hempel's Marine Paints. 1983 Calendar with 7 "Frameable" prints in colour by John Gardner. Front cover (Windjammers). Fine. Oblong format: 32 x 44.
6 windjammers with details in English and French: "Christian Radich" (Norway) - Kruzenshtern (USSR) - "Jadran" (Yugo Slavia) - Georg Stage (Denmark) - Sagres II (Portugal) - Amerigo Vespucci (Italy).
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$15

43964
GARRETT, K. S.
COMBEN LONGSTAFF & CO. LTD.

Gravesend. 1996. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 164, (12) PP with 41 colour illustrations (funnel markings and house flags), and177 b/w photos. Half title page: House flag (in colour). Fp: Somersetbrook. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Discreet name of previous owner on FFEP. Fine. 21 x 14.8.
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$40

14328
GARRETT, K. S.
EVERARD OF GREENHITHE

Kendal, UK. 1991. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 238 PP with 1 map (Greenhithe on the River Thames), 6 full page of colour illustrations (3 funnels & colours) and 408 b/w photos of sailing barges (30), motor vessels and port scenes. Fp: Colour painting Greenhithe, Kent. Eps: General particulars of Pamela Everard. Cloth cover, gilt-decorated front cover (house flag), gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 0905617584
Company started in 1922 by the manager of the shipyard which was building & repairing sailing barges.
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$100

38039
GARRETT, Richard
BUILDERS OF GREAT SHIPS

Birkenhead. 1959. Cammell Laird & Co. 1st Ed. 79 PP with 7 tail pieces and 49 b/w illustrations. Fp: H.M.S. Ark Royal. Title page: House-Flag. Eps: House-Flags. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Near fine. 23.4 x 16.5.
Birkenhead Iron Works started in 1824 and built their first iron lighter in 1829, the Wye...
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$45

18818
GIBSON, Walter
THE BOAT

London. 1952. W. H. Allen. 1st Ed. 96 PP, plus 8 pages with b/w plates. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Very good. Scarce. 19 x 13.
Dutch ship Rooseboom with 500 evacuees from Padang, Sumatra Island, torpedoed on the way to Ceylon. Of the 135 survivors of one lifeboat, 4 survived after drifting 28 days...
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$15

15597
GILBERT, Thomas
VOYAGE FROM NEW SOUTH WALES TO CANTON IN THE YEAR 1788 WITH VIEWS OF THE ISLANDS DISCOVERED

Amsterdam. 1968. N. Israel. Facsimile reprint of 1789 original. No. 44 in the Bibliotheca Australiana series. (6), X, 86 PP, 2 adv. plus 4 folded plates of coastal views. Title-page: Matthews' Rock (a dependency of New Caledonia). Simile vellum, gilt title on blue vignette (front cover & spine). Fine. 25.8 x 20.2.
After leaving the first fleet, Captain Gilbert on board the Charlotte, passed Lord Howe Island then discovered Matthew Island in the South of Vanuatu, Charlotte Bank, then the islands of Gilbert (Kiribati) and Marshall (name of the Captain of the Scarborough).
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$50

21939
GILLETT, Ross
AUSTRALIAN SHIPS

Sydney. 1989. Child & Associates. 1st Ed. 145 PP with b/w illustrations, plus 32 pages with 60 colour photos. Half title page: Replica William the Fourth. Title page: Port Jackson pilot steamer Captain Cook (III). Eps: Launching of the Sydney ferry Collaroy in 1988. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 21.5. 0867771070
Over two centuries of our maritime heritage. Chronological text from the discovery through to the bicentennial of 1988, with over 250 b/w & over 50 colour illustrations.
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$20

55507
GODARD, Philippe & DE KERROS, Tugdual
1772: THE FRENCH ANNEXATION OF NEW HOLLAND: The Tale of Louis de Saint Aloüarn

Perth. 2008. Western Australia Museum. 1st English edition. Translated from the 2002 French original, by Odette Margot, Myra Stanbury & Sue Baxter. (10), 269, (3) PP with 2 tables and b/w illustrations (18 head pieces, 17 facsimile of documents), plus 48 PP with 68 b/w or colour plates. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.6 x 15.3. 9781920843984
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$35

32919
GOLDBERG, Mark H.
THE SHIPPING BOARD'S AGENCY SHIPS - Part 1: The Sub Boats

New York. 1994. American Merchant Marine Museum Found. 1st Ed., Volume 4 of the American Merchant Marine History series. XII, 401 PP with b/w illust. (photos, maps, ships plans). Pictorial card cover. Name of previous owner on title page. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.2. 187918001X
The cargo ships built by the Submarine Boat Corporation, and the story of 150 of them.
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$35

49395
GOODMAN, Jordan
THE RATTLESNAKE. A Voyage of Discovery to the Coral Sea

London. 2005. Faber and Faber. 1st Ed. X, 357 PP with 23 b/w illustrations (headpieces, charts, documents...), plus 16 pages with 7 b/w and 28 colour illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 0571210732
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$35

47487
GOTHARD, Jan
BLUE CHINA: Single Female Migration to Colonial Australia

Melbourne. 2001. Melbourne University Press. 1st Ed. XIV, 298 PP with 1 b/w illustration and over 15 tables. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 22.2 x 14.5. 052284958X
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$15

16157
GREENHILL, Basil (editor)
THE EVOLUTION OF THE SAILING SHIP 1250-1580 - Keynote Studies from The Mariner's Mirror

London. 1995. Conway. 1st Ed. 264 PP with 4 tables & 204 b/w illust. (drawings or photos of seals, stained or painted glass and paintings). Fp: Florentine ship at sea. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22.3 x 14. 0851776558
Anthology on the evolution of the sailing ship through the Medieval and Renaissance period as observed from painted glass, seals, enluminures, models, ...
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$40

30020
GREENHILL, Basil & MANNING, Sam
THE SCHOONER BERTHA L. DOWNS

London. 1995. Conway. 1st Ed., in the Anatomy of the Ship series. 128 PP with 6 drawings, 40 bw photos and over 200 perspective and 3-view drawings. Fp: The Bertha L. Downs of New Haven. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.6 x 25.7. 0851776159
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$30

22778
GREENMAN, D.G. (editor)
JANE'S MERCHANT SHIPS 1987-88 - Merchant ship identification using the Talbot-Booth system

London. 1987. Jane's Transport Press. 3rd edition. [62], 690 PP with 80 b/w photos and some 10,000 numbered drawings (scale 1:2400). Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 32.4 x 22. 0710608365
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$50

21522
GREENWAY, Ambrose
A CENTURY OF NORTH SEA PASSENGER STEAMERS

London. 1986. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 144 PP with bw photos. Title-page: The DFDS Kronprins Frederik. REP: Darlington up the Humber. FEP: Koningin Emma. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 24 x 17.5. 0711013381
Details of each of the steamers, by shipping line, of the UK or Northern European countries.
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$15

62953
GREGORY, C. Dickson
AUSTRALIAN STEAMSHIPS PAST AND PRESENT

London. 1928. The Richards Press Ltd. 1st Ed. 260 PP plus 6 full-page colour plates, including the Fp (H.M.S. Ophir) and 138 pages with 276 b/w photos, reproduced from photographs and from drawings by the author. Foreword by Brig.-Gen. Sir Granville Ryrie, K.C.M.G., High Commissioner for Australia. Illustrated brown cloth cover. Former owner's signature on FFEP and bookplate on inside front cover. A hint of foxing on prelims and a little light wear around edges of covers, o/wise a fine copy. Scarce. 25.5 x 19.5.
The history of steam navigation in Australian waters, beginning in 1831 with the arrival of the Sophia Jane.
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$450

63143
GREGORY, Helen
THE BRISBANE STORY: meanders through time

Brisbane. 1996. Australian Marine Conservation Society, Inc. 1st Ed. Foreword by Bill Douglas & Errol Stock. X, 202 PP with 149 historical b/w photos and index. Pictorial boards. Tiny bump on top board, o/wise a fine copy (as new). 26.5 x 25. 0646301322
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$55

62925
GRISCELLI, Paul & CONAN, Alain
BICENTENAIRE DE L'EXPEDITION LAPEROUSE: 1785-1985 - Examen critique des indices recueillis à Vanikoro: les épaves de l'expédition Lapérouse

Nouméa. 1985. SEH / Société d'Etudes Historiques de la Nouvelle-Calédonie. 1st Ed. 56 PP with b/w ilustrations (charts, drawings, plans, photos ...). Soft cover. French text. Fine. 27 x 17.5.
Paper presented by S.E.H. & Association Salomon at the 1985 Seminar "Bicentenaire de l'Expédition Lapérouse" held in Albi, France.
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$25

42398
GUNN, A. S.
AUSTRALIA 1788 - A mine of botanical novelty

Liverpool. 1987. National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside. 1st Ed. 36 PP with 1 sketch map, 1 map, 9 b/w and 18 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30 x 23. 0906367271
Exhibition for Australian Bicentenary, Liverpool Museum.
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$10

16083
HACKMAN, Rowan M. B. H.
THE FLEET PAST AND PRESENT OF HUNTING & SON LTD

London. 1969. World Ship Society. 3rd edition. 44 PP with 42 b/w photos. Inside front cover (in colour): bow marking, funnel and house flag. Pictorial soft covers. Very good. 21.5 x 14.
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$10

49674
HALL, Robert
REGULATIONS RESPECTING NAVAL CADETS (in Supplement to the New South Wales Government Gazette)

Sydney. 1882. Thomas Richards, Government Printer. 2 pages supplement, No. 292, Thursday 20 July 1882. Slight ageing of paper. 31 x 21.
Regulations... for the information of candidates (to take effect after June, 1882). Appointments..., examinations..., Pay and pocket money.
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$20

17856
HAMBLY, Peter
RACE UNDER SAIL

London. 1978. Stanford Maritime. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 124 b/w photos, 2 maps & 1 plan in text. Hard cover, dj. Very good. Oblong: 20.4 x 26.5. 0540071730
The International Sail Training Races of 1976 combined a transatlantic race from Plymouth to Newport, Rhode Island via Tenerife and Bermuda. It coincided with the US Bicentennial celebrations and New York Parade of Sail.
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$10

47368
HAMMATT, Charles H.
SHIPS, FURS, AND SANDALWOOD: A Yankee Trader in Hawai'i, 1823-1825

Honolulu. 1999. University of Hawai'i Press. 1st Ed. Edited by Sandra Wagner-Wright. XXXII, 96 PP. Hard cover, cloth spine, gilt title on front board and spine. Fine. 22 x 14.5. 0824821939
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$25

62937
HAMMEL, Eric
ISLANDS OF HELL - The U.S. Marines in the Western Pacific 1944-1945

Mineapolis. 2010. Zenith Press. 1st Ed. XVI, 284 PP with 10 maps in colour and hundreds of b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 31.4 x 27.5. 9780760337790
.
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$30

63026
HANINGTON, Felicity & KELLY, Captain Percy A.
THE LADY BOATS, The Life and Times of Canada's West Indies Merchant Fleet

Halifax. 1980. Canadian Marine Transportation Centre, Dalhouse University. 1st Ed. 175 PP with b/w illustrations. Eps: The routes of the West Indies Fleet in 1929. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Free fly of the front endpaper and title page with creases and repaired tears, o/wise a near fine copy. 27.3 x 20.4. 0770301894
The Canadian Government Merchant Marine and its involvement with Canadian National Steamships formed in 1919 to provide cargo and passenger services to Bermuda and the Caribbean islands. WWII ... damaging strikes of 1957 followed by the sale of the company in 1958.
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$35

58947
HARDY, A. C.
THE BOOK OF THE SHIP - An Exhaustive Pictorial and Factual Survey of World Ships, Shipping, and Shipbuilding

London. c. 1949. Sampson Low, Marston. 1st Ed. 36 (advert), 322, 37-46 (advert) PP with b/w illustrations. (photos, maps, tables). Fp: The Ship. Cloth cover, gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Near fine. A scarce book. 27.2 x 20.8.
A lavishly illustrated survey of ships & shipping data at the end of the 1940's.
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$45

15989
HARDY, A.C.
WORLD SHIPPING, A Note Book on SEAWAYS AND SEA TRADE and a Maritime Geography of Routes, Ports, Rivers, Canals and Cargoes

London. 1941. Penguin. 1st Ed. 224 PP with tables, maps, graphs as well as many b/w line drawings and ship profiles by Laurence Dunn. Pict. card covers, a little worn and fragile, paper browned, o/wise very good. Oblong: 10.8 x 18.
A scarce booklet.
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$20

36065
HARESNAPE, Brian
SEALINK

London. 1982. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 287 b/w illustrations (2 maps, 3 cutaways, 3 plans and b/w photos). Half title page: The Senlac in Harbour at Newhaven. Title spread: The St.Christopher. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on endpapers, and first & last leaf. Near fine. 29.8 x 22. 0711012091
A pictorial record of the Sealink consortium (Ferries and Channel crossing).
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$25

34372
HARLAND PAUL, J.
THE LAST CRUISE OF THE CARNEGIE

Baltimore. 1932. The Williams & Wilkins Company. 1st Ed. XVII, 332, (3 sans tache / colophon) PP with 1 colour & 197 b/w illust. Fp: The Carnegie from a water-color by William J. Peters. Cloth cover, Carnegie under sail in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine. Fine. 23.3 x 15.5.
The Carnegie was constructed as the world's only sea-going non-magnetic observatory to obtain geophysical data over the oceans. Vessel. Equipment... 7th cruise. Last cruise: she was burnt in the port of Apia on 29th November 1929.
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$20

14717
HARRIS, Max & FORBES, Alison
THE LAND THAT WAITED

Melbourne. 1971. Lansdowne Press. Reprint of 1967 original. NP. 144 Pages with 115 b/w illust. (19 pages with explanations). Fp. Title Page. Illustrated Eps. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. Oblong: 24 x 26. 0701804416
Captures the mood of a nation evolving. Illustrations by the first expeditions, later by the settlers.
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$15

36069
HARROWER, John
WILSON LINE - The history and fleet of Thos. Wilson, Sons & Co. and Ellerman's Wilson Line Ltd

Gravesend, UK. 1998. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 216 PP with 323 b/w illust. (most of them photos of ships). Eps: 9 colour illust of house flags, funnels and hull colour. Hard cover, title engraved on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 30.2 x 21.5. 090561772X
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$35

63111
HARVEY, W. J.
STENA 1939-1989

Göteborg. 1989. Stena AB. 1st Ed. Foreword by Dan Sten Olsson. 152 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Eps: aerial views of the Port of Göteborg. Hard cover, colour photo on front board, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Fine. 25.5 x 21.3. 9185786411
Pages 101 to 140: Ship Histories / Fleet List: 286 vessels with 145 b/w photos.
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$55

31995
HASKELL, W. A.
SHADOWS ON THE HORIZON - The Battle of Convoy HX-233

London. 1998. Chatham. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 2 maps, 4 figures and 58 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 17. 1861760817
Convoy of 52 ships in mid March 1943 from Halifax to Scotland, against 8 German U-Boats.
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$25

43700
HASTINGS, A. C. G.
THE VOYAGE OF THE DAYSPRING - Being the Journal of the late Sir John Hawley Glover, R.N., G.C.M.G., together with some account of the Expedition up the Niger River in 1857

London. 1926. John Lane the Bodley Head. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Lady Glover. XIV, (2), 230, (2 publications) PP with 1 sketch chart, plus 21 plates with 22 b/w illustrations. Fp: Lt. John Hawley Glover, R.N. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Foxing spots on outside edges and few pages, o/wise near fine. 22.3 x 15.
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$25

62423
HAVYATT, Geoffrey A.
HAVYATT'S AUSTRALIAN DIRECTORY OF SHIPPING

Woolwich, N.S.W. c. 1970. Author List of 8 PP (recto only), staples. Near fine. 33.5 x 20.5.
List of 38 Passenger Ships sailing to / in Australia.
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$10

31693
HAWS, Duncan
BRITAIN'S RAILWAY STEAMERS: NORTH WESTERN AND EASTERN COMPANIES, plus Zeeland and Stena

London. 1993. Author. 1st Ed. No. 25 in the Merchant Fleets series. (V), 219 PP with 315 b/w drawings to constant scale (1:900). Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name and date on title-page, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.7. 0946378223
Technical details and career histories of 27 companies and 572 ships.
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$50

31694
HAWS, Duncan
BRITAIN'S RAILWAY STEAMERS: SCOTTISH & IRISH COMPANIES, plus Macbrayne and Stena [No. 26 in Merchant Fleets series]

London. 1994. Author. 1st Ed. No. 26 in the Merchant Fleets series. (VI), 187 PP with 304 b/w drawings to constant scale (1:900). Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name and date on title-page, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.7. 0946378231
Technical details and career histories of 32 companies and 400 ships.
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$50

21623
HAWS, Duncan
THE FRENCH LINE (Compagnie Générale Transatlantique)

London. 1996. Author. 1st Ed., No. 30 in the Merchant Fleets series. 196 PP with 270 profile drawings to scale (1/1200). Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name and date on title-page, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.8. 0946378304
History of the Compagnie Générale Maritime, from its formation to 1973 merger with Messageries Maritimes, and of their 482 ships.
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$55

31684
HAWS, Duncan
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE

London. 1995. Author. 1st Ed., No. 28 in the Merchant Fleets series. VI, 100, (2 index) PP with 92 scale (1:1200 & 1:1300) profile drawings. Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name and date on title-page, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.8. 0946378258
Chronological Company history and Fleet list for all the ships ever owned by yh Nederlandsch Americaanische Stoomboot Maatschappij.
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$55

15611
HEDGES, A. A. C.
THE VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK

London. 1983. Jarrold. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 30 b/w or colour illustrations. Title-page: Frontispiece of manuscript of Cook's charts. REP: map of Cook's three voyages. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 18. 853064970
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$10

38122
HENDERSON, Graeme (editor)
LEEUWIN - A Maritime Heritage

Perth. 1987. Western Australian Museum. 1st Ed. Foreword by Paul Hasluck. (2), 40, (2) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 23. 0730914658
Sail Training Ship of West Australia.
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$20

43117
HENDY, John
THE DOVER - OSTEND LINE

London. 1991. Ferry Publications (Kent). 1st Ed. 56 PP with 1 plan, 2 sketches, 89 b/w and 25 colour photos. Inside front cover: Colour photo of the Prince Philippe (II & III). Inside back cover: Prinses Maria-Esmeralda. Pictorial soft cover (Prins Albert and Reine Astrid) . Fine. 29.8 x 21. 095135065X
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$15

30874
HENEGHAN, Chris (editor)
BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC - 50th Anniversary (1943-1993)

Liverpool. 1993. Brodie Publishing. 1st Ed. 107, (25) PP with a total of 50 pages of advertising material, and maps, plans, photos (b/w and colour)... Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8. 1874447012
The longest conflict & The German Submarine threat, by David Brown. The convoy system, The Commanders at Western Approaches, & Escort Group Commanders, by W J R Gardner. The Mersey base, by Eric Grove...
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$10

39346
HILDER, Captain Brett
WASHINGTON ISLAND (in Walkabout Magazine)

Melbourne. 1949. Australian National Publicity Association. Volume 15, No. 8, August 1949. Contains article from P. 32 to 35 with 1 map and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine split and repaired. Near fine. 30.5 x 24.3.
One of the island of the Line Group.
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$10

35473
HODGMAN, Commander J. P. & JONES, Lieutenant Commander P. J. (editors)
AUSTRALIA'S NAVY 1991-92

Canberra. 1991. AGPS. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w & colour illust. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 29.7 x 21.5.
Australian Naval Operations 1990-91, Operation Damask (Gulf War), Northern Command, Australia's Maritime Associations, ...
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$30

44635
HOGARTH, Christine (compiler)
NAVIGATORS AND SHIPWRECKS - Australia's Heritage in Stamps

Melbourne. 1985. Australia Post. 1st Ed., Book 2 in the Australian Bicentennial Collection. 36 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (maps, charts, engravings, painting photos and images of stamps). Title page: Silver plate from the wreck of the Batavia. Fp: Detail from the map: Mar del Sur, Mar Pacifico, 1622. Pictorial soft cover. Booklet without the stamp collection. Fine. 25 x 25. 0642079013
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$15

61509
HON, Joan
TIDAL FORTUNES. A Story of Change: The Singapore River and Kallang Basin

Singapore. c. 1987. Ministry of Environment / Landmark Books Pte Ltd. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Dr. Ahmad Mattar. 164, (2) PP with 67 b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, plans, photos) and 53 colour photos. Hard cover, title on spine and a vignette on front board, dj. Dedicatory note and business card on front endpaper. Near fine. 25.7 x 19.2. 9813002328
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$20

46517
HORDERN, Miles
SAILING THE PACIFIC: A Voyage across the longest stretch of water on earth, and a Journey into its past

New York. 2003. St. Martin's Press. 1st US edition of the 2002 UK original Voyaging the Pacific. (12), 241, (3) PP with 2 maps, plus 8 pages with 3 b/w and 13 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21.5 x 14.5. 0312310811
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$35

52249
HORNER, Frank
LA RECONNAISSANCE FRANCAISE: L'expédition Baudin en Australie (1801-1803)

Paris. 2006. L'Harmattan. 1st French edition of the 1987 Australian original. Translated by Martine Marin. Preface by Oskar H. K. Spate. 491, (3) PP with 26 b/w illustrations, plus 12 pages with 14 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Faint foxing. Fine. 24 x 15.6. 2296013074
The scientific voyage of the French explorer in Australian waters.
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$60

21393
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1996

London. 1996. Ian Allan. Revised and updated edition, from the 1964 original. 224 PP with tables and 168 bw photos. Title spread: "Eckert Oldendorff". Half title page: "Maasdam". Laminated pictorial boards ("Oriana"). Nameof previous owner on inside front cover. Fine. 24 x 17.5. 0711024286
Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.
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$15

42762
HORRIDGE, Adrian
THE EVOLUTION OF PACIFIC CANOE RIGS

Canberra. 1986. The Journal of Pacific History / ANU. Extract from Volume 21 of The Journal of Pacific History. Pages 83 to 99 with 2 pages of illustrations. Clear plastic cover, spiral bound. Fine. 24 x 16.2.
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$10

34769
HOUGH, Richard
THE LONGEST BATTLE - The War at Sea 1939-45

London. 1986. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1st Ed. XI, 371 PP with 6 maps, plus 24 pages with 56 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj., foxing on outside edges and a small mark on bottom outside edge, o/wise very good. 24 x 16. 029778983X
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$20

20674
HOUGH, Richard
THE MURDER OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK

London. 1979. Macmillan. 1st Ed. 271 PP with 18 headpieces, plus 16 pages with 25 b/w illustrations (paintings, photos, maps ...). Eps: Aerial view of Kealakekua Bay. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16. 0333234774
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$25

30526
HOWARTH, David
THE GOLDEN ISTHMUS

London. 1966. Collins. 1st Ed. 285 PP with 3 maps, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with closed tears and price clipped. Occasional foxing. Very good. 22.5 x 15.
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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$10

61996
HOWARTH, David
TRAFALGAR: The Nelson Touch

Moreton-in-Marsh. 1997. Tha Windrush Press. Paperback reprint the 1969 edition. 156, (4) PP with 1 diagram, 2 maps and 5 "battle plans", plus 8 pages with 17 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.3 x 15. 1900624036
The blockade to prevent Napoleon's invasion, the Battle of Trafalgar and the death of Nelson.
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$5

56948
HOWE, K. R. (editor)
VAKA MOANA: VOYAGES OF THE ANCESTORS - The Discovery and Settlement of the Pacific

Auckland. 2008. David Bateman & Auckland War Memorial Museum. Reprint of the 2006 original. Foreword by T.L. Rodney Wilson. 360 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Half title page: Taurapa, stern post of a Maori war canoe. Fp: Kawe, goddess from Nukuoro. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 29.8 x 24. 9781869536251
Polynesian oral traditions, by Rawiri Taonui. Voyaging and Settlement, by Geoffrey Irwin. Ocean sailing canoes, by Ben Finney... Western ideas about Islanders' origins, by K. R. Howe...
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$60

47831
HOWGEGO, Raymond John
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF EXPLORATION 1800 TO 1850

Sydney. 2004. Hordern House. 1st Ed. XII, 690 PP. Eps: Surveyor. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 28.7 x 21.5. 1875567399
A comprehensive reference guide to the history and literature of exploration, travel and colonization between the years 1800 and 1850. 701 articles/entries. From Antoine Thomson d' ABBADIE Laurentii A. ZAGOSKIN.
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$250

44441
HOWGEGO, Raymond John
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF EXPLORATION TO 1800

Sydney. 2003. Hordern House. 1st Ed. XV, 1168 PP. Eps: Jacques Cartier découvre et remonte le fleuve Saint-Laurent au Canada, en 1535. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 28.7 x 21.5. 1875567364
2327 articles/entries. From Mathias ABAD to Dmitry ZYRIAN.
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$300

54920
HUBBER, Brian
NORFOLK ISLAND - Island of changing fortunes (in Australian Heritage, No. 10)

Brighton, Victoria. 2008. Hallmark Editions Pty Ltd. Issue No. 10, Autumn 2008. Contains article between P. 38 and 46 with 9 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (military barracks at Kingston, Norfolk Island) . New. 29.9 x 21.2.
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$15

15956
HUTCHINGS, David F.
QE2 - A SHIP FOR ALL SEASONS

London. 1988. Kingfisher Railway Prod. 1st Ed. 68 PP with b/w & colour photos. Inside front cover: QE2 eased into her berth at Southampton. Inside back cover: Deck plans. Pictorial card cover. Former owner's signature on title-page, o/wise fine. 27.5 x 21.5. 0946184410
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$25

15909
HUTCHINGS, David F.
RMS QUEEN MARY - 50 Years of Splendour

Southampton. 1988. Kingfisher. Reprint of the June 1986 original. 56 PP with b/w & colour illust. Inside front cover: "Queen Mary" in her element. Inside back cover: Wonders of the "Queen Mary". Pictorial card cover. Fine. 27 x 21.5. 0946184232
A pictorial record.
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$25

54587
HYDROGRAPHY
ON THE MARINE GEOLOGY OF BEACH EROSION IN OMORI-HAMA VICINITY, HAKODATE CITY (in The Bulletin of the Hydrographic Office)

Tokyo. 1956, 1959 . Maritime Safety Board. Publication No. 943, Volume XIII, Part I & Part II. Part I (1956): 216 PP with 175 tables and 211 figures, plus folded plates and 20 pages with 74 b/w photos. Japanese text (caption of figures in Japanese and English). Part II (1959): Preface by Dr. Kanji Suda. Foreword by Dr. Ryoshichi Komukai. (8), IV, II, 217- 582 PP with 117 tables and 261 figure, plus folded plates and 10 pages with 34 b/w photos. Japanese text (caption of figures in Japanese and English). English text between P.434 and 582. A 3 page errata loosely inserted. Stiff cover. Fine set. 25.5 x 19.
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$20

43994
HYTHE, Viscount (editor)
THE NAVAL ANNUAL 1913

New York. 1970. Arco Publishing. Reprint of the 1913 original. Library edition. (4), VIII, 520 PP with tables & b/w illustrations, plus 1 diagram and 9 b/w plates. Fp: H.M.S. King George V. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 25.4 x 16. 668022671
The state of various navies prior to WWI. British and foreign navies. Personnel of the German Navy... The Turco-Italian war. The Dominion and Imperial defence.
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$25

20656
IGGULDEN, D. & CLARKE, M.
SAILING HOME - A Pictorial Record of the First Fleet Re-Enactment Voyage

Sydney. 1988. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. VIII, 120 PP with colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25 x 25. 0207159653
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$10

15075
INGLETON, Geoffrey C.
MATTHEW FLINDERS, Navigator and Chartmaker (In Two Volumes)

London. 1986. Genesis Publications / Hedley Australia. De Luxe Edition limited to 500 copies and numbered (No. 249/550). Volume I: XXIV, 467 PP with 252 text illustrations plus 16 colour plates & 16 b/w plates. Fp: Flinders' Investigator and Baudin's Le Géographe, 8th April, 1802. Volume II: Matthew Flinders, Private Journal 1803-1814. VI, 366 PP. Fp: Chart of Isle of France or Mauritius. Handbound in quarter leather and master printed on archival paper, gilt decoration on front cover, title in blind on spine. All edges gilt. Cloth cover slipcase. Signed by the author. Fine. Large folio: 31 x 23. 0904351319
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$800

62954
INGRAM, C. W. N.
NEW ZEALAND SHIPWRECKS 1795-1970

Wellington. 1972. A.H. & A.W. Reed. 4th edition, revised & enlarged. (8), 448 PP, plus 32 pages with 134 b/w plates. Fp: Type of sailing vessels. Hard cover, dj. A fine copy. 25 x 18.5. 0589007157
Includes reports on the wrecks of the Orpheus, Elingamite, Manuka, Wairarapa, Wiltshire, Niagara, Wanganella, Kaitawa & Wahine. Also includes details of every known shipping loss, down to commercial fishing vessels. An important reference work.
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$50

46434
IRVINE, Lucy
FARAWAY

London. 2000. Doubleday. 1st paperback edition. XIV, 386 PP with 5 maps, plus 32 pages with 13 b/w and 73 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine slightly creased. Faint foxing. Near fine. 23.3 x 15.5. 0385601808
Adventures and life in the second half of the 20th century on the faraway island of Pigeon Island, Lom Lom group, Reef Islands, Solomon.
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$20

13246
IRWIN, Geoffrey
THE PREHISTORIC EXPLORATION AND COLONISATION OF THE PACIFIC

Cambridge. 1996. C.U.P. Paperback reprint. VIII, 240 PP with 83 figures & 22 tables, plus 8 pages with 13 b/w illustrations of "Canoes". Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.5 x 17.5. 0521476518
The author claims that, rather than sailing randomly in search of unknown lands, the Pacific islanders expanded settlement by exploring upwind so as to ensure their safe return.
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$25

62956
ISHERWOOD, J. H.
SEA BREEZES FAMOUS SHIPS - Nos. 1 to 54

London. 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966 & 1967. The Journal of Commerce and Shipping Telegraph Ltd. 1st Ed. 54 colour filing cards with: ship profiles to scale (funnel and hull colours), technical data and history of 54 "Famous Ships". Three special plastic folders, gilt title on front board. Fine (mint condition). 25.3 x 20.3.
No. 1: Empress of Britain... No. 6: America... No.12: Suwa Maru... No. 18: Peninsular... No. 24: Chichibu Maru... No. 30: St. Louis... No. 36: Caledonia... No. 42: Galileo Galilei... No. 48: Giulio Cesare... No. 54: Pretoria.
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$200

36375
JANE, Fred T.
THE WORLD'S WARSHIPS 1915

London. 1915. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1st Ed., compiled from Jane's Fighting Ships. XXIV, 166, (1 adv.) PP with tables, plus 110 pages with 115 b/w plates. Fp: The German Cruiser Emden after action with H.M.S. Sydney. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and gilt on spine. Offsetting of endpapers, some foxing, covers speckled. Near fine. Oblong: 14 x 22.
Navies grouped in Allied powers (Great Britain, France, Russia, Japan), Enemy Allied powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey), and Neutral powers (USA, Argentina ... to Venezuela).
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$30

53813
JANSEN, Eirik G., DOLMAN, Anthony J., JERVE, Alf Morten,& RAHMAN, Nazibor
THE COUNTRY BOATS OF BANGLADESH: Social and Economic Development and Decision-making in Inland Water Transport

Dhaka. 1989. Intermediate Technology Publications / The University Press Limited. 1st Ed. XX, 279 PP with 9 figures, 35 tables and 38 b/w photos, plus 10 folded maps and 5 folded tables. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 13.8. 1853390275
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$25

59978
JAS
JOURNAL OF AUSTRALIAN STUDIES - 1986, Nos. 18 & 19

Melbourne. 1986. School of Education, La Trobe University. Nos. 18 & 19 edited by Bob Bessant. No.18, (May 1986): 120 PP with b/w illustrations. No. 19, (November 1986): 118 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 16.5.
No. 18: Jave-la-Grande: Latitude and Longitude versus Toponimy, by W. A. R. Richardson. No. 19: Jave-la-Grande: an apologia, by I.F. Mckiggan. ...
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$30

63101
JENKINS, Geraint & David
CARDIFF SHIPOWNERS

Cardiff. 1986. Amgueddfa Genedlaethol Cymru / National Museum of Wales. 1st Ed. 87 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 15.2 x 23. 0720003091
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$25

63045
JOHNSON, David
TRIUMPH - The Ship that hit the Lighthouse

Palmerston North. NZ. 1981. The Dunmore Press. 1st Ed. X, 142 PP with 1 map in text plus 24 pages with 41 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Fine. 22 x 14.5. 0908564589
The steamer shipwrecked on 29/11/1883 at the foot of the Tiritiri lighthouse which guides shipping into Auckland Harbour. Her subsequent refloating & career.
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$25

41303
JOHNSON, Irving & Electa
THE YANKEE'S WANDER-WORLD (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1949. N.G.S. Volume XCV, No.1, January, 1949. Contains article between P. 1 and 50 with 1 map, 12 b/w and 42 colour photos. Soft cover (lightly rubbed). Near fine. 25.5 x 17.5.
4th world cruise (1st after the end of WWII) from Europe to Hawaii, via Galapagos, Easter, Pitcairn, Austral islands, Society Islands. Contains interesting photos.
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$10

52803
JOHNSTON, George H.
BATTLE OF THE SEAWAYS

Sydney. 1941. Angus and Robertson. 1st Australian edition. XVI, 240 PP, plus 12 b/w plates. Fp: British bomber circling German oil tanker. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jaclet chipped at head of spine. War economy paper, foxing spots on outside edges and few pages. Very good. 22 x 14.5.
Early stages (up to April 1941) of World War II: submarine warfare, blockade of Germany, mine warfare,...
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$25

14833
JONES, Geoffrey
DEFEAT OF THE WOLF PACKS

Novato, Ca. 1987. Presidio. 1st US Ed. (UK orig. 1986). 223 PP with 1 map, 1 facsimile and 37 b/w photos in text. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.8. 0891413146
The period when the Allied Forces in 1943/44 won the war against the U-boat threat to the convoys through their codebreaking, aerial patrol and use of radar to deny the enemy the sanctuary of the night.
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$20

47037
JONES, Ted
CHALLENGE '77 - Newport and the America's Cup

Sydney. 1978. Collins. 1st Australian edition. 266 PP with b/w illust. Fp: Racing between Gretel and Sverige. Eps: Location of America's Cup course. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Lower edge of covers and dust jacket slightly rubbed. Foxing spots on outside edges, and the 3 first leaves. Very good. 28.5 x 22. 0002164051
The 1977 America's Cup Challenge between France, Sweden, Australia and USA.
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$10

63155
KAIBUNDO
THE PLATES AND DIAGRAMS FOR MARINERS

Tokyo. 1978. Unkôgijutsukenkyukai. 1st Ed. 4, X, 327, (3) PP with 15 plates with colour illustrations and 266 plates with hundreds of b/w diagrams or drawings. FEP (in colour): 60 National Flags and 7 Flags of Japanese Maritime Authorities. REP (in colour): International Code Flags. Soft cover, gilt title on front and spine, slipcase. Japanese text with all captions in Japanese and English. Fine. 26.5 x 18.5.
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$55

11802
KEMP, P. K. & LLOYD, Christopher
THE BRETHREN OF THE COAST, The British and French Buccaneers in the South Seas

London. 1960. Heinemann. 1st Ed. VIII, 248 PP plus 2 double-page maps & 12 pages with 15 b/w illust. Fp: Title-page of the South Sea Wagoner by Bartholomew Sharp, 1682. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14.5.
First inroads across the Panama Isthmus in 1680, capturing Spanish treasure ships and plundering the Spanish West coast. Cowley's first voyage round the world, Dampier, Woodes Rogers, Clipperton, Shelvocke,...
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$20

62973
KENNEDY, Gavin
THE DEATH OF CAPTAIN COOK

London. 1978. Duckworth. 1st Ed. (8), 103 PP, plus 8 pages with 13 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Small old damp marks on bottom of back cover and dj, o/wise fine. 24 x 16. 0715609564
Voyage with Cook, Breadfruit voyages and mutiny on the Bounty, Governor of New South Wales...
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$30

58470
KERR, Garry
THE TASMANIAN TRADING KETCH - An Illustrated Oral History

Portland, Victoria. 1987. Main'sl Books. 1st Ed. (4), 179 PP with 15 plans (hull, sail, construction) and many b/w photos (most full-page). Fp: "Evaleeta" under sail. Eps: Map of Tasmania, inset map of S.E. Tasmania. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket slightly defective (has a few ruffles), o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 18.5. 0731608879
Development and evolution of Tasmania's trading craft (construction, sailing and handling techniques, living conditions). A beautiful book. 24.5 x 18.5.
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$35

35793
KIDD, Harold, ELLIOTT, Robin & PARDON, David
SOUTHERN BREEZE - A History of Yachting in New Zealand

Auckland. 1999. Viking. 1st Ed. 232 PP profusely illustrated throughout in b/w and colour. Half title page: Ariki. Title spread: Viking and Thetis. FEP: Iorangi, Little Jim, Waitangi... REP: A Class at Mansion House Bay, Kawau Island. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 32.5 x 23.5. 0670886505
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$110

19756
KING, Hilary
THE MARINE CHRONOMETERS OF THE BAUDIN EXPEDITION TO AUSTRALIA, 1800-1804

London. 1997. Antiquarian Horology. Reprint of an article published in the winter 1997 issue of Antiquarian Horology. P. 508 to 521 with 7 figures. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.7 x 17.8.
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$20

63178
KLINKERT, J.
COMPASS-WISE, or Getting to Know your Compass

Keelung, Taiwan. c. 1976. Frank's Book & Jewelry Co. Ltd. Taiwanese edition of the 1976 original edition published by Brown, Son & Ferguson. VII, 192 PP with 44 figures and 2 plates. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Lower corner of front endpaper clipped and name of previous owner on lower corner of half title page. Some annotations in margin and underlining of text. Very good. 20.8 x 14.
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$25

62626
KUHN, Ferdinand
THE YANKEE SAILOR WHO OPENED JAPAN (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1953. National Geographic Society. Volume 104, No.1, July 1953. Contains article between P. 85 and 102 with 1 map and 14 b/w photos. Soft cover. Very good. 25.5 x 17.5.
Commodore Perry and his black ships ...
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$10

30328
LANDSTROM, Bjorn
SAILING SHIPS in Words and Pictures - From Papyrus Boats to Full-Riggers

London. 1978. Allen & Unwin. Reprint of the 1969 original, re-issued in a larger format. 192 PP with 339 b/w and colour illustrations by author. Fp: The stern of the Royal Ship Vasa. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 13.3. 0046230130
5,000 years of marine illustrations.
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$10

42916
LANDWEHR, John
VOC - A Bibliography of Publications relating to the Dutch East India Company 1602-1800

Utrecht. 1991. HES Publishers. 1st Ed. Edited by Peter van der Krogt, with an introduction by C. R. Boxer and a preface by G. Schilder. XLII, 840 PP with 36 b/w illustrations, plus 16 plates with 21 b/w illustrations. FEP (colour): View of the arrival of Dutch ships in Nagasaki harbour. REP (in colour): The Dutch and English factory in Canton, end of 18th century. Cloth cover, VOC in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine copy in publisher's shrink wrap. 27.6 x 20. 906194497X
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$400

15651
LAPLACE, Capitaine de Frégate
VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD ON THE CORVETTE LA FAVORITE 1830, 1831, 1832

Singapore. 1991. Antiques of the Orient. 1st edition (being the first English translation of text relating to the plates). 72 PP with 72 colour plates. FEP: Chart of the Voyage of the Corvette La Favorite. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 30.2 x 21.5. 9810025394
The circumnavigation voyage of La Place, to re-establish French influence over Indochina and French commercial interest in the Pacific.
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$80

62548
LAWRENCE, John
INTERNATIONAL PAINT- CALENDAR 1988

London. 1987. International Paint. 1988 Calendar with 13 "Frameable" (29 x 24.5) watercolours by John Lawrence. Illustrated front cover. Fine. Format: 41.5 x 29.8.
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$10

62778
LE BREÜS, Alain
LE DESTIN TRAGIQUE DE LA MONIQUE - Le cabotage maritime entre Nouméa et les îles Loyauté (1950-1955)

Nouméa. 2011. Fortunes de Mer Calédiniennes. 1st Ed. Preface by Maurice Pelissou. 93, (3) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Laminated pictorial boards. French text. New. 27.5 x 21.8. 978746636392
Coastal trader Monique "lost with all hands" (126 people perished) on 1st August, 1953, between the Loyalty Islands and New Caledonia.
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$60

51848
LEBLANC, William
SOUVENIRS D'UN VIEUX NORMAND. Récit de ma vie d'aventures et de navigation

Papeete. 2006. Au Vent des Iles. Reprint of the 1895 original. Preface by Jean-Jo Scemla. 275, (5 publications) PP with a 2 pages glossary of a Marquesan/French and 1 map of the island of Nuku Hiva Soft cover. French text. Fine. 24.5 x 16.
French Navy between 1840 and 1845... Tahiohae, Nuku Hiva, 16 June 1842... Settled in Panama in 1850.
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$40

43230
LEKKO
TUGS: 3000 hp and over - Edition 1990

Ijmuiden. 1990. Lekko. 1990 edition. 294 PP with b/w illustrations (plans, sketches and photos). Edited by J. Van EIJK. Pictorial soft cover (tug Hua Ji, in Singapore road). Name of pevious owner on preliminary page. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 9080014621
Lekko: the International Tug Enthusiast Society.
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$30

43231
LEKKO
TUGS: 3000 hp and over - Edition 1995

Ijmuiden. 1995. Lekko. 1995 edition. 322 PP with b/w illustrations (plans, sketches and photos). Edited by J. Van EIJK. Pictorial soft cover (tug William L. Colnon). Fine. 29.7 x 21. 908001463X
Lekko: the International Tug Enthusiast Society.
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$30

55222
LESUEUR, Charles-Alexandre
VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY TO THE SOUTHERN LANDS. An Historical Record Atlas by Lesueur and Péron

Adelaide. 2008. The Friends of the State Library of South Australia. Limited edition of 400 copies. No. 223 in the Australiana Facsimile Editions series. Translated from the Second French edition of 1824, by Peter Hambly, and with an introduction by Sarah Thomas. XX, (XII), PP, plus 146 pages with 68 plates: 27 in colour and 41 in b/w (2 on double page, 2 musical scores, 11 with charts ...). Cloth cover, device in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine. Fine. 35.6 x 26.5. 9781876154523
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$175

61851
LEWIS, David
FROM MAUI TO COOK - The Discovery and Settlement of the Pacific

Sydney. 1977. Doubleday Australia . Limited edition to 100 copies (No. 81 /100). X, 213 PP with drawings by Walter Stackpool. Eps: Map of the Pacific Ocean (FEP: discoveries Magellan to Torres - REP: discoveries Schouten / LeMaire to Cook). Quarter bound, cloth cover, gilt title on leather spine. Hand numbered and signed by the author on preliminary page. Faint foxing. Near fine. 23.5 x 18. 0868240028
Pacific exploration, from prehistoric times, seen through the eyes of a modern-day seagoing adventurer.
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$45

12788
LEWIS, David Levering
THE RACE TO FASHODA, European Colonialism and African Resistance in the Scramble for Africa

New York. 1987. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1st Ed. XIV, 304, (2) PP with 3 maps, plus 16 pages with 23 b/w photos. Eps: Political maps of Africa, circa 1870 and circa 1900. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16.5. 1555840582
European incursions in Africa, the attempts in 1898 by the French to colonize from the West in Senegal to Djibouti in the East, foiled by the will and might of England trying to colonize from the North in Egypt to Cape Town in the South.
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$10

17057
LIGHTHOUSES - TASMANIA
REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONERS APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNMENTS OF NEW SOUTH WALES, VICTORIA, SOUTH AUSTRALIA, and TASMANIA, to confer upon the subject of Light-houses in the several Australian Colonies

Melbourne. 1856. Govt. Printer. 13 PP plus a fold-out map of Wilson's Promontory showing the proposed light. Stitched paper wrappers, a little soiled & chipped on front and where it has been folded, a couple of marginal marks, o/wise very good. Foolscap (34 x 21).
Members of the Commission: W.T.N. Champ, (Chief Sec. of Tasmania), H.H. Browne (Immigration Agent of N.S.W.), J.H. Kay (Commander RN, Private Sec. to His Excellency, the Governor of Victoria), & Douglas Bloomfield (Naval Officer & Harbour Master and Master of the Trinity House of South Australia) Report dated 21st August, 1856, on the lighthouses on the Australian Coasts, including recommendations for lights to be erected at Cape Borda, Cape Northumberland, Cape Schank, Wilson's Promontory, King's Island, Cape St. George plus in Appendix B, (a Report LIGHT-HOUSE ON KING'S ISLAND, dated 28 November, 1855). Members of the Commission: Commander R.N. Ross, James Rusden, RN. & W.H. Burgoyne. Purpose: to propose the building of a lighthouse on King's Island and the best site for it. A scarce document.
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$125

49914
LINDQUIST, Einar, NYLANDER, Erik, SANDSTRÖM, B. et al.
THE SWEDISH - AUSTRALASIAN TRADE JOURNAL: TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY NUMBER 1911 - 1931

Sydney. 1931. The Swedish-Australasian Trade Journal Special Issue published in November 1931 and comprising the June, July, August, September, October and November numbers. 173- 432 PP with advertsing material and b/w photos. Soft covers are a little fragile and somewhat foxed with chips around outside edges. Internally near fine on superior glossy paper. Scarce. 29.7 x 23.
20th anniversary of the foundation of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for Australasia and South Sea Islands. Includes sections on Commerce for Australasia and South Sea Islands, Australia's Wheat Industry, Primary Industries in Western Australia, Agricultural Industries of Tasmania, Australia and the P. and O. ...
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$125

63119
LINGWOOD, John & KNAGGS, Tim (editors)
SIGNIFICANT SHIPS OF 1991

London. 1991. RINA / The Royal Institution of Naval Architects. 1992 edition. 116 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (plans & photos). Pictorial soft cover (Szare Szeregi of Polish Ocean Lines). Name of previous owner at top of "contents" page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 0903055139
Study of 48 vessels. Container ships: Bunga Kenari, Vladivostok. Cruise Liners: Asuka, Monarch of the Seas, Society Adventurer ... Double-ended Ferry: Tycho Brahe.
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$35

63120
LINGWOOD, John & KNAGGS, Tim (editors)
SIGNIFICANT SHIPS OF 1992

London. 1993. RINA / The Royal Institution of Naval Architects. 1992 edition. 120 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (plans & photos). Pictorial soft cover (Radison Diamond). Name of previous owner at top of "contents" page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 0903055139
Study of 48 vessels. Container ships: Cape Bonavista, Zim Hong Kong. Cruise Liners: Club Med 2, Crown Jewel, Royal Viking Queen ... Sailing Cruise Liner: Star Clipper.
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$35

63121
LINGWOOD, John & KNAGGS, Tim (editors)
SIGNIFICANT SHIPS OF 1993

London. 1994. RINA / The Royal Institution of Naval Architects. 1993 edition. 124, (2) PP with b/w and colour illustrations (plans & photos). Pictorial soft cover (Barrington Island). Name of previous owner at top of "contents" page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 090305518X
Study of 49 vessels. Container ships: Contship Pacific, Tokyo Senator. Cruise Liners: Windward ... Passenger/vehicle ferry: Ibn Battouta 2, Silja Europa, Spirit of British Columbia. ...
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$35

31107
LIPSCOMB, James
CUTTING LOOSE

London. 1975. Angus & Robertson. 1st UK Ed. 304 PP with 3 pages of line drawings and 16 pages with 40 colour photos. Title spread: The Four Winds under sail. Eps: Track of the Four Winds from San Pedro, California to Singapore. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21.5 x 13.5. 0207956472
Voyage of five young men in the South Pacific in 1971.
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$40

41783
LOVE, Jonathan (editor)
JANE'S MAJOR COMPANIES OF EUROPE 1976

London. 1976. Macdonald & Jane's Publishers. 1st Ed. 8, (1242) PP with some advertisements. Eps: Advertisements. Cloth cover, dj. Previous owner's stamp on FFEP. Near fine. 28.2 x 22. 0354005324
Directory of major European companies: Financial, services & utilities, including transport, light industry, industrial chemicals, engineering, including shipbuilding & ship repairs, building materials, metals & minerals ...
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$35

41732
LOVIE, Iain G. B. (editor)
NEW ZEALAND SHIPS ILLUSTRATED 1988-89

Wellington. 1988. Industrial Publishing. 1st Ed. 208 PP with 23 colour and 167 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. Small format: 15.2 x 10.2. 0959783253
Listing of all New Zealand ships, including hopper barges, tugs, pleasure craft and naval vessels over 150 gross tons up to May 1988.
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$15

55049
LUBBOCK, Basil
THE ARCTIC WHALERS

Glasgow. 1978. Brown & Ferguson. Rep. of 1st Ed. (1937). XI, 484 PP, plus 1 folded plan and 48 pages with 83 b/w illustrations. Fp: Hull whaler Truelove. Eps: Map of the northern part of the North Atlantic Ocean. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Fine. 24.5 x 18. 0085174107 X
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$70

15394
LUBBOCK, Basil, SPURLING, J.
THE ROMANCE OF THE CLIPPER SHIPS An Abridged Edition of "SAIL," Volumes I, II and III - VOLUME ONE

London. 1938. Blue Peter Pub. 1st Abridged Ed. Volume One: X, 85 PP plus 40 full-page plates (10 b/w & 30 colour). Fp: "Cutty Sark". Orig. blue cloth cover, gilt title on front & spine. Minimal shelf wear on corners, a small closed tear at bottom of P.84, o/wise a near fine copy. 25.5 x 20.
This volume contains the history of 40 clipper ships accompanied by Spurling's superb paintings capturing the spirit of the great days of sail.
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$70

46132
LUCKETT, Helen
THOMAS BAINES: 1820-1875 (in The Geographical Journal)

London. 1975. The Royal Geographical Society. Vol. 141, Part 2, July 1975. Contains article from P.252 to 258 with 2 maps, plus plates IV (with 2 of his paintings) and V (with a portrait). Soft cover. Near fine. 24.2 x 15.1.
Centenary of the death of Thomas Baines, who recorded his extensive travels in Australasia and South Africa with drawings and paintings.
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$20

62749
LUDLOW, Peter
MORETON BAY LETTERS

Brisbane. 2003. Peter Ludlow. 1st Ed. 151 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.5 x 17.2. 095772604X
The sequel to Moreton Bay People.
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$25

42410
LUDLOW, Peter
MORETON BAY PEOPLE - The Complete Collection

Brisbane. 2000. Peter Ludlow. 1st Ed. 273 PP, plus 30 pages with 1 cartoon, 3 maps and 77 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.4 x 17.2. 0957726031
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$25

42917
LUND, Kaj
TRAINING VESSELS UNDER SAIL

Odense, Denmark. 1969. Skandinavisk Bogforlag A/S. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 71 b/w photos and 6 colour plates tipped in. Cloth cover, colour photo pasted down on front cover. Fine. Oblong: 19.8 x 20.3.
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$15

48607
LYAUTEY, Pierre
SOLDATS ET MARINS BRITANNIQUES. L'Angleterre en Guerre

Paris. 1940. Librairie Plon. 1st Ed. 95 PP (pages uncut). Pictorial soft cover with 5 b/w photos. French text. Occasional foxing, paper ageing, o/wise near fine. 20.2 x 14.
Published in 1940 after Narvik and before Oran / Mers El Kebir.
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$10

34420
McDERMOTT, Thomas J.
SAILBOAT RACING RULES, Explained and Illustrated Including Digest from All NAYRU Appeals and IYRU Cases with Appendix, Tables, Index, and Protest or Study Kit

Chicago. 1970. Quadrangle Books. XIV, 170 PP with b/w diagrams in text. Hard cover. Very good. 21.5 x 14.5.
Top of Contents page reads: The Yacht Racing Rules, including Team Racing Rules, of the International Yacht Racing Union as adopted by the North American Yacht Racing Union in 1969 are shown verbatim on the pages indicated below. (No changes are contemplated until 1973).
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$5

16056
McDONALD, Lucile
ALASKA STEAM, A Pictorial History of the Alaska Steamship Company (in Alaska Geographic)

Anchorage. 1984. Alaska Geographic Society. Volume 11, No.4, 1984. XII, (2), 144 PP, (2) with 14 drawings/paintings & 80 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 21.4 x 27.5. 0882402684
The 77 year history of Alaska Steamship Co. (1894-1971).
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$15

15376
MacGREGOR, David R.
THE CHINA BIRD - The History of Captain Killick, and the Firm he Founded: Killick Martin & Company

London. 1986. Conway Maritime Press. 2nd revised edition. 224 PP profusely illustrated throughout. Fp: The "Lothair". Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Mint condition. 29 x 22. 0851773818
Story of Killick & Martin, founded by Capt. James Killick of "Challenger" fame, described as "China Bird". Annual races of the tea clippers from Chinese ports to the docks of England.
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$35

62939
MacGREGOR, David R.
THE TEA CLIPPERS - An Account of the China Tea Trade and of some of the British Sailing Ships engaged in it from 1849 to 1869

London. 1952. Percival Marshall. 1st Ed. XX, 272 PP with 22 figures, plus 33 pages with b/w illustrations, plus 7 folded plates (6 ships' lines & 1 plan). Fp: The Titania. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket chipped and rubbed. Foxing spots on outside edges and few pages, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.5.
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$35

62972
MACKENDRICK, Lt.-Col. W. G.
GOD'S PLAN FOR FREEDOM OF THE SEAS

Toronto. 1935. Commonwealth Publishers Ltd. 2nd edition of the 1929 original. XVI, 207, (4) PP, plus frontispiece and 2 folded charts. Cloth cover, gilt title on front board and spine. Dedicatory note on front endpaper signed by the author. Lettering lightly faded. Some underlining and annotations with pencil. Occasional foxing. Very good. 19.6 x 13.5.
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$35

50107
MACLEAN, Donald
THE SEARCH FOR THE GREAT SOUTH LAND (Five parts in Walkabout Magazine)

Melbourne. 1935. Australian National Travel Association. 5 extracts from Walkabout, pasted down into a scrap book. Part I: January issue with 4 pages (38 to 41) with 4 charts. Part II: February issue with 4 pages (43 to 45 & 60) with 4 maps. Part III: March issue with 3 pages (46 to 48). Part IV: April issue with 3 pages (42, & 63/64). Part V: May issue with (47, & 61/62). Together with 8 other extracts. Hard cover, cloth on front and back, gilt title on leather spine. Very good. 30.2 x 24.2.
12 extracts. Parts I to V: The search for the Great South Land. No. 6: New Holland, Early Dutch Explorations in Australia by Myra Drumond (1 page). No. 7: The Forgotten Islands of Lau, by G. Scoresby-Shepherd (3 pages). No. 8: Postage stamps commemorate Captain James Cook (1 page). No. 9: Dampier's Well by A. E. Church (2 pages). No. 10: Where Captain Cook trod, by Ewen K. Patterson (3 pages) . No. 11: Dirck Hartog Island station, by K. McCaughan. No. 12: Dirck Hartog's Pewter Dish by J. K. Davis (3 pages). No. 13: Kerguelen Island, by J.K. Davis (9 pages with 3 maps and 5 b/w photos).
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$40

18503
McLEAN, Gavin
CANTERBURY COASTERS

Wellington. 1988. NZ Ship & Marine Society. Reprint of the 1987 original. 96 PP with numerous b/w illustrations (line drawings by S.V. Lampard & photos). Title spread: M/V Calm, ashore Waiweranui Point. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on FFEP. Fine. 26.7 x 19. 0959783414
The Canterbury Steam Shipping Company.
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$30

16020
McLEAN, Gavin
MASTERS OR SERVANTS?, A Short History of the New Zealand Merchant Service Guild and its Predecessors

Wellington. 1990. New Zealand Merchant Service Guild. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 1 facsimile of documents and 6 tables in text plus 16 pages with 4 facsimiles of documents and 18 bw photos. Eps: Certificate of Registration and Incorporation for the MSG. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 21.8 x 15. 0473008246
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$15

34680
McLEAVY, Roy (editor)
JANE'S SURFACE SKIMMER SYSTEMS - 1967-68

London. 1967. Sampson Low, Marston. 1st Ed. (XIII adv.), 135 PP with b/w illust. (photos and plans). FEP: Advert. by Supramar Ltd., Lucerne. Laminated boards. Fine. 32.5 x 22.
The first international survey of skimmers (air cushion and hydrofoils).
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$35

31769
McLEAVY, Roy (editor)
JANE'S SURFACE SKIMMERS 1983

London. 1983. Jane's Publishing Co. 16th Ed. (IV adv.), (19), 406 PP with b/w illust. (photos and plans). Glossary P. 371-382. FEP: Advert. in colour by Boeing Marine Systems. Cloth cover, dj. White out covering 2 words on front endpaper, faint watermarks on lower corner of first pages, o/wise near fine. 32.8 x 22. 0710607652
The international survey of skimmer (hovercraft and hydrofoils) technology for military and civil application.
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$30

63009
McLEAVY, Roy (editor)
JANE'S SURFACE SKIMMERS: Hovercraft and Hydrofoils - 1974-75

London. 1974. Macdonald and Jane's. 8th edition. (28), (2), 409 PP with b/w illust. (photos and plans). Glossary P. 389-400. FEP: Advert. in colour by Boeing Marine Systems. Cloth cover, title on front board and spine, dj. Ex Library copy with 1 stamp and a rubbed patch on front endpaper, o/wise very good. 32.8 x 22. 0354005081
The international survey of skimmer (hovercraft and hydrofoils) technology for military and civil application.
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$35

60867
McPHERSON, Glenn W.
PORTS CANADA - REPORT TO THE MINISTER 1983

Ottawa. 1984. Canada Ports Corporation 1st Ed. No continuous pagination. 72 PP with graphs, tables and colour photos. Inside front cover: Ports Canada Profile. Inside back cover: sketch map of Canada with location of 15 ports. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28.2 x 21.7.
Ports Canada: federal system of 15 ports.
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$10

54573
MAIDEN, J. H., GUTHRIE, F. B. & WEBB, W. H. (editors)
JOURNAL AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF NEW SOUTH WALES FOR 1910

Sydney. 1910. Royal Society of New South Wales. 1st Ed. Vol. XLIV. XXII, 630, LVI, XXIII-XXVIII PP with b/w illustrations, plus 56 b /w plates. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Slight ageing of paper. Foxing. Near fine. 22 x 15.
Records of the earlier French Botanists as regards Australian Plants (plates III-XIII), by J. H. Maiden. Notes on A White Australia, by A. Duckworth.
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$75

47333
MALKUS, Alida Sims
EASTWARD SWEEPS THE CURRENT. A Saga of the Polynesian Seafarers

New York. 1937. Junior Literary Guild / John C. Winston. 1st Ed. XX, 394 PP with 83 illustrations by Dan Sweeney. Fp: The Anuanua, Polynesian Vaa-motu. Title page: sculptured head of a Mayan Maize Goddess. Eps: Map of the Pacific Ocean. Cloth cover, device and title on front cover and spine, dj. Dust jacket has a few small chips, o/wise near fine. 22 x 15.5.
A story of adventures in unknown waters to unknown lands in the years before Columbus. For young people.
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$20

15896
MALLETT, Alan S.
IDYLL OF THE KINGS - The History of the King Line, 1889-1979

London. 1980. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 64 PP with b/w photos throughout. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 21 x 15. 090561710X
Story of the King Line, its ships and the men who sailed and managed them.
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$15

48600
MARCHANT, Leslie R.
HERITAGE TRAIL GUIDE TO FRENCH NAPOLEONIC PERIOD NAMES ALONG THE SOUTH WEST COAST OF AUSTRALIA, from Point Peron to Cape Leewin

Perth. 2004. R. I. C. Publications. 1st Ed. VIII, 9-120 PP with tables, 1 map and 8 location maps. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 17. 1741260949
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$15

61769
MARCOS, Ferdinand E. Marcos & TUVERA, J.C.
Revised Charter of the PHILIPPINE PORTS AUTHORITY - Presidential Decree No. 857

Manila. c. 1983. Public Affairs Staff / Philippine Ports Authority 1st Ed. 24 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 22.5 x 15.
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$10

36650
MARCUS, G. J.
THE AGE OF NELSON

London. 1971. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. Volume 2 in A Naval History of England series. 532 PP with 18 maps. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. A small mark/bump on front cover, occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 23 x 15.8. 0043590063
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$15

46937
MARINES
THE ROYAL MARINES, The Admiralty Account of their Achievement 1939-1943

London. 1944. HMSO. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 3 maps in text plus 16 pages with 21 bw photos. FEP: Marines in a landing boat. REP: Review of Royal Marines on deck. Decorated wrappers. Name and address of former owner on top of title page, o/wise very good. 21.5 x 14.
Actions in the Faeroes and Iceland - Norway - Crete - Singapore and Burma - Madagascar - Dieppe.
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$10

48198
MARQUARDT, Karl Heinz
CAPTAIN COOK'S ENDEAVOUR

London. 1995. Conway. 1st Ed in the Anatomy of the Ship Series. 136 PP with 25 photos & 300 line drawings. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 24.5 x 26. 0851776418
An insight into the technicalities of this famous ship. Ideal for ship buffs, historians and modelmakers.
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$35

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

63115
MAYES, Gilbert & McCALL, Bernard
SHORT SEA SHIPPING 1995

Portishead, UK. 1995. Halia / Author. 1st Ed. 72 PP with 8 colour and 35 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Name of previous owner on title-page, o/wise near fine. 21 x 14.6. 0951357654
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$15

16111
MAYES, Gilbert I.
BRITISH COASTAL SHIPS TUGS & TRAWLERS

London. 1975. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 287 PP with tables and 64 bw photos. Title spread: Broodbank, Port of London Authority. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Suffolk Warrior). Fine. 18.8 x 12.5. 0711005923
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$15

62951
MAYNARD, R. S.
SUGAR - SHIPS, LOCOMOTIVES, The Story of Walkers Limited, Maryborough, Queensland, 1864-1946

Sydney. 1946. R.S. Maynard Advertising. 1st Ed. 98, (2) PP with 1 organigram, 1 painting on double page, 2 plans, 80 b/w photos. Cloth cover, decorated front. Covers with some speckling, o/wise a very good clean copy. Scarce. 22.5 x 14.8.
The company originally designed and manufactured sugar mills, built locomotives and heavy engineering equipment. It contributed to the War effort by building seven "corvettes" and "frigates".
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$45

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

57567
MICCO, Helen Mary
KING ISLAND AND THE SEALING TRADE, 1802

Canberra. 1971. Roebuck. 1st Ed., Volume 3 in the Roebuck series. IV, 5I PP plus 8 pages with 7 b/w plates. FEP: Map of King Island. REP: The 3 vessels of Baudin's expedition. Hard cover, dj (closed tear). Ex Library copy with stamps on title page. Front endpaper: numbers on front and pocket on verso, o/wise very good. 26 x 18.8. 0950085812
A translation of chapters 22 & 23 of the narrative by François Péron published in the official account of the voyage of discovery to the Southern lands undertaken in the corvettes Le Géographe, Le Naturaliste, and the schooner Casuarina during the years 1800 to 1804, under the command of Captain Nicolas Baudin.
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$15

59779
MIDDLEMISS, N. L.
'GATHERING OF THE CLANS' - The History of the Clan Line Steamers Ltd

Newcastle upon Tyne. 1988. Shield Publications. 1st Ed. (XII), 4, 111 PP plus 64 pages with b/w full-page photos. Fp: Clan Mactavish of 1949. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22 x 15. 1871128005
Contains an extensive appendix with details of vessels owned and another of vessels managed on behalf of the Ministry of War Transport.
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$40

55703
MIGNACCA, Olma
THE WATCHER ON THE QUAY

Sydney. 1998. New Holland Publishers. 1st Ed. (8), 375 PP with 1 map. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.7 x 13.5. 1864363223
One Australian woman's story of circumnavigating (1991 to 1995) the world on board the Windigo.
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$15

62773
MILLAR, Andy
LOST AT SEA: Found at Fukushima

Sydney. 2012. Big Sky Publishing. 1st Ed. VIII, 251 PP with b/w illustrations (facsimile of documents, maps, plans, photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 23 x 15.3. 9781921941528
1st of April 1942, in the South Atlantic: sinking of the British tramp S.S. Willesden by the German Raider KMS Thor. Prisoner on board Thor, Regensburg, etc ... Prisoner of War of the Japanese at Fukushima. ...
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$30

63082
MILLER, William H.
NEW YORK SHIPPING

London. 1994. Carmania Press. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 1 map and 177 b/w photos. Inside front cover: The grace Liner "Santa Rosa". Inside back cover: Statue of Liberty and Hospital ship "Hope". Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 27.3 x 21.5. 0951865633
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$30

35971
MILLER, William H.
SS UNITED STATES, The Story of America's Greatest Ocean Liner

London. 1991. Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st UK Ed. 224 PP with 169 bw photos (5 on double page, 22 on full page..) in text. Title-page: United States and Constitution sailing from New York. FEP: United States and Constitution at New York "luxury liner row". REP: United States funnels. Hard cover, dj. Neat name of previous owner on FFEP. A fine copy. Scarce. 24.5 x 17.5. 185260204X
Launched in 1951, as a symbol of American industrial might.
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$80

44631
MILLER, William H. & HUTCHINGS, David F.
TRANSATLANTIC LINERS AT WAR - The Story of the Queens

Newton Abbot, UK. 1985. David & Charles. 1st UK Ed. 175 PP with 1 map, 3 profiles of ships and 30 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing on prelims and dust jacket, o/wise fine. 24 x 16.2. 0715385119
The distinguished war roles of the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth during WWII and the QE2 during the Falklands War of 1982.
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$20

62852
MILTON, Giles
NATHANIEL'S NUTMEG - How One Man's Courage Changed the Course of History

London. 2005. Sceptre. 1st paperback edition. XI, 388 PP with 5 maps and 33 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.8 x 12.8. 9780340696767
Nathaniel Courthope, and his mission at the beginning of the 17th century, on the Island of Run, one of the Banda Islands (Spice Islands) to obtain the Nutmeg, a valuable spice. This Island was later on exchanged with the Island of Manhattan (New York).
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$25

21474
MOODY, Bert
BRITISH OCEAN TANKERS

London. 1966. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 52 bw photos. Pict. card cover. Light wear, o/wise very good. 18.2 x 12.2.
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$10

21506
MOODY, Bert
OCEAN SHIPS - 1971

London. 1971. Ian Allan. 4th edition of the 1964 original. 360 PP with tables and 288 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Near fine. 18.8 x 12.8. 0711002142
Part One: Passenger Liners and Cargo Ships. Part Two: Tankers.
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$15

43521
MOORE, Captain John E.
WARSHIPS OF THE SOVIET NAVY

London. 1981. Jane's. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 12 plans and profiles, and 242 b/w photos. Fp: Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Sergei Georgiyevich Gorshkov. Hard cover. Near fine. 26.5 x 20.5. 0710601034
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$10

45450
MORDAUNT, Elinor
THE VENTURE BOOK

London. 1926. The Bodley Head. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 272 PP with 30 drawings by the author, plus 19 plates with 24 b/w photos. Fp: A typical native woman of Martinique. Title page: drawing "Sa Laka Evei". Cloth cover. Device on front cover and spine. Few foxing spots on outside edges and pages, o/wise near fine. 22.4 x 14.5.
Voyage in 1924, on the El Kantara of Messageries Maritimes: Marseille, Martinique, Guadeloupe (West Indies), Panama Canal, Tahiti. To Samoa, Tonga, Fiji on the schooner Monterey. To New Zealand and Australia.
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$20

32804
MORRISS, Roger
NELSON - The Life and Letters of a Hero

London. 1996. Collins & Brown / National Maritime Museum. 1st Ed. 160 PP with over 150 b/w and colour illustrations (Prints, paintings, contemporary memorabilia). Fp: The Fleet under Rear-Admiral Nelson at anchor in the Bay of Naples. Title page: Bust of Nelson. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Lower front corner bumped. Faint foxing. Very good. Oblong: 19.7 x 25.5. 1855852748
A fascinating account of Nelson's life, recounting his heroic rise to a glorious victory and death at Trafalgar and his long love affair with Emma Hamilton.
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$10

62957
MORWOOD, John (editor)
OUTRIGGERS

London. c. 1960. Amateur Yacht Research Society. 1st Ed., publication No. 4 of A.Y.R.S. 28 PP with 1 b/w photos and 21 figures. Illustrated soft cover (The Baker Craft). Foxing spots on covers and some pages. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$20

20845
MOXOM, Peter, & FIMISTER, Malcolm
FROM THE BRIDGE: QE 2, Cunard's Flagship

London. 1990. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 3 facsimile of documents, 7 maps & plans, 30 colour and 99 b/w photographs by Allan Burney. Title spread: Queen Elizabeth 2. Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name on half-title page. Fine. 23.5 x 17.2. 0711018766
Trans Atlantic crossing on the QE 2, Southampton to Hoboken pier, New York.
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$30

30788
MUIR, Tom (editor)
DOWNUNDER REVISITED - AUSTRALIA AND ITS DEFENCE POLICY

Bonn, Germany. 1989. Military Technology. Volume XIII, Issue 11, 1989. Special report, pages 50 to 96 with b/w and colour photos. Pict. soft cover (HMAS Hobart leading Darwin and Sydney past Middle Head). Fine. 28.5 x 21.
Australia believes it cannot be secure in an insecure region by Kim Beazley. Royal Australian Navy programmes (ANZAC Ship Project, New Submarine Construction...).
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$20

62942
MUNCASTER, Claude
ROLLING ROUND THE HORN

London. 1935. Rich & Cowan Ltd. December 1935 edition in the Neptune Library series of the August 1933 original. VIII, 240 PP, plus 32 pages with 27 b/w illustrations (drawings and photos by the author). Fp: The Olivebank. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket chipped and with pieces missing. Foxing on outside edges and few pages, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 15.
Narrative of a 4 month voyage from Australia to the British Isles, on the Olivebank.
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$35

16268
MURRANT, Jim (editor)
REACHING FOR THE LIMIT

Melbourne. 1967. Lansdowne. 1st Ed. (14), 153 PP with b/w illust. (photos, maps). Fp. Illustrated card cover, dj (price-clipped. Small closed tear on dust jacket, o/wise very good. 28 x 22.
Fourteen contributions from Australia's most accomplished yachtsmen: Jock Sturrock and America's Cup 1962, 1967, Bob Ross: Capsizing and safety, ...
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$10

17729
MUTCH, T. D.
THE FIRST DISCOVERY OF AUSTRALIA, With an account of the Voyage of the "Duyfken" and the Career of Captain Willem Jansz

Sydney. 1942. Author. Reprinted from the journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society, Vol.XXVIII, Part V, with a preface. 56 PP with 8 illustrations (1 facsimile of letter, 2 drawings and maps/charts). Stapled soft cover, illustrated front. Title-page repaired at bottom, o/wise very good. 21.3 x 13.8.
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$45

62893
MYDANS, Carl
THE NATIVES' RETURN TO TRISTAN DA CUNHA (in Life International - Vol. 34. No. 10)

Amsterdam. 1963. Life International. Volume 34, No. 10, 3 June 1963. Edited by George P. Hunt. 88 PP. Contains article between pages 16 to 29 with 30 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 34 x 26.5.
Tristan da Cunha: The 20th century versus the 19th in Microcosm. Other article: Riding the Wild Oahu Waves: 12 pages with 13 colour photos.
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$15

56754
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 26

Melbourne. 1993. Nautical Association of Australia Limited. Vol. 26 (new series), Nos. 1 (February 1993) to 4 (November 1993). Edited by W.G. (Bill) VOLUM. 192 PP with 1 graph, 1 plan, 5 waterline profiles, 3 plates with 45 flags and funnels, and 115 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
Nos. 2 to 4: Flags and Funnels by R. J. Tompkins. Nos. 2: Darling Harbour, by J. Goldsworthy ...
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$20

56755
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 27

Melbourne. 1994. Nautical Association of Australia Limited. Vol. 27 (new series), Nos. 1 (February 1994) to 4 (November 1994). Edited by W.G. (Bill) VOLUM. 192 PP with 1 plan, 4 drawings, 8 waterline profiles, 3 plates with 45 flags and funnels, and 100 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
No. 1: Opening of the Suez Canal, by R. Gabriel. Nos. 2 to 4: Flags and Funnels by R. J. Tompkins. Nos. 2: Nauru Pacific Line, by J. Wilson ...
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$20

63165
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 28

Melbourne. 1995. Nautical Association of Australia Limited. Vol. 28 (new series), Nos. 1 (February 1995) to 4 (November 1995). Edited by W.G. (Bill) VOLUM. 192 PP with 4 waterline profiles, 6 facsimiles of documents, 2 plates with 30 houseflags and funnels, and 98 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
No
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$20

56756
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 29

Melbourne. 1996. Nautical Association of Australia Limited. Vol. 29 (new series), Nos. 1 (February 1996) to 4 (November 1996). Edited by W.G. (Bill) VOLUM. 192 PP with 6 facsinile of documents, 4 waterline profiles, 2 plates with 30 flags and funnels, and 93 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
No. 1: Aden as Mail-Steamer junction, by R. Gabriel. Nos. 2 & 4: Flags and Funnels by R. J. Tompkins. Nos. 2 to 4: Illawarra Steam, by G. A. Hardwick ...
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$20

63166
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 30

Melbourne. 1997. Nautical Association of Australia Limited. Vol. 30 (new series), Nos. 1 (February 1997) to 4 (November 1997). Edited by W.G. (Bill) VOLUM. 192 PP with 2 waterline profiles, 1 facsimiles of document, 1 plan, 4 plates with 60 houseflags & funnels, and 112 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
No
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$20

56757
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 34

Melbourne. 2001. Nautical Association of Australia Limited. Vol. 34 (new series), Nos. 1 (February 2001) to 4 (November 2001). Edited by R.A. PRIEST. 192 PP with 1 plan, 4 waterline profiles, and 87 b/w photos. 12 pages Index loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
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$20

60823
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 43

Melbourne. 2009. Nautical Association of Australia Limited. Vol. 43 (new series), Nos. 1 (issue 179) to 4 (issue 182). Edited by R.A. PRIEST. 236 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
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$20

16045
NAIRN, R. A.
PRETTY MAIDEN, The Steamship Kwinana

Fremantle. 1982. Fremantle Arts Centre Press. 1st Ed. VIII, 42 PP with 10 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.4 x 14. 0909144648
The life of the state ship Darius, renamed Kwinana, blown ashore in 1922 on the beach which kept her name.
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$10

43982
NASH
FLEETS OF THE WORLD 1915

London. 1915. Eveleigh Nash. 1st Ed. 198, (2 publications) PP, plus 104 b/w plates. Fp: H.M.S. Monarch firing a broadside. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Covers with signs of speckling. Lettering on spine nearly gone. Fold of endpapers split. Foxing spots on text pages but not affecting the plates. Good. Scarce. Oblong: 14.2 x 21.7.
Argentina, Australia and Austria-Hungary to ... Siam, Sweden and Turkey ... Pages 14 to 16: Naval losses of the combatant powers from 5th August 1914 to 31st January 1915.
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$20

57404
NAVY LEAGUE
THE NAVY: The Magazine of the Navy League of Australia - Volume 63, 2001

Sydney. 2001. The Navy League of Australia. Volume 63, No. 1 (January-March) to No. 4 (October-December). Edited by Mark SCHWEIKERT. 4 issues for a total of 128 pages with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28 x 21.
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$10

60324
NEAOUTINE, Marie-Solange & CAYROL-BAUDRILLART, Françoise
ARTHUR LAVINE PHOTOGRAPHE, Nouvelle-Calédonie: Première Source d'Inspiration / ARTHUR LAVINE's Pacific Inspiration: Early Photographs in New Caledonia

Nouméa. 2008. Nouvelle-Calédonie. 1st bilingual edition. 97 PP with 1 colour and 10 b/w photos, and a portfolio with 4 colour and 50 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. Text in French and English. New. 27 x 25.
Serving with the U.S. Army Signal Corps as Official Army Photographer: arriving in New Caledonia in April 1944..
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$100

46303
NEWBY, Eric
ON THE SHORES OF THE MEDITERRANEAN

Boston. 1984. Little, Brown and Company. 1st US Ed. 448 PP with 1 map of the Mediterranean Sea and 33 head pieces. Hard cover, dj (chipped). Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24 x 16. 0316604224
.Italy, Greece, Turkey, the Levant, North Africa (return to Tobruk), Spain, Southern France.
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$15

16007
NICHOLSON, I.H.
GAZETTEER OF SYDNEY SHIPPING 1788-1840

Canberra. 1981. Roebuck. 1st Ed. Roebuck Society publication No.26. X, 217 PP with b/w illust., plans, charts views of coast & paintings. Eps: Map of Australia & Chart of South & Central Pacific Is. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 24.5 x 17.5. 0909434182
Geographical index of ports of origin and destination, and places discovered, visited or remarked upon by Sydney shipping.
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$20

49467
NICHOLSON, I.H.
GAZETTEER OF SYDNEY SHIPPING 1788-1840

Canberra. 1981. Roebuck. 1st Ed. X, 217 PP with b/w illust., plans, charts views of coast & paintings. Eps: Map of Australia & Chart of South & Central Pacific Is. Pictorial soft cover. Ingleton bookplate inside front cover. Dedicatory note on title page signed by the author. Near fine. 24.2 x 17.5. 0909434182
Geographical index of ports of origin and destination, and places discovered, visited or remarked upon by Sydney shipping.
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$50

36476
NORMAN, L.
PIONEER SHIPPING OF TASMANIA - Whaling, Sealing, Piracy, Shipwrecks, etc. in Early Tasmania

Hobart. c. 1970. O.B.M. Pty. Ltd. Reprint of the 1938 original. 220 PP, plus 36 pages with 61 b/w illust. Fp: Hobart in the colourful whaling days. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 16.4.
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$65

39190
NUTLEY, David
REVEALING THE PAST - An Introduction to Maritime Archaeology

Sydney. 1998. NSW Heritage Office. 1st Ed. 8 PP with 5 b/w illustrations and 8 colour photos. Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 29.5 x 21.
Information sheet.
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$5

62945
OLDHAM, Wilton J.
THE ISMAY LINE - The White Star Line, and the Ismay Family Story

Liverpool. 1961. The Journal of Commerce and Shipping Telegraph. 1st Ed. XVIII, 283 PP with 1 profile of the "Naronic" & 1 family tree, plus 20 pages with 39 b/w illust. (22 photos of ships). Fp: T.H. Ismay. FEP: profiles of the Oceanic 1871, Ionic 1882, Teutonic 1889, and Oceanic 1899. REP: profiles of Suevic 1901, Celtic 1901, Republic 1903 and Olympic 1911. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine (almost new) copy. Scarce. 22.1 x 14.2.
The White Star Line, saved from bankrupcy and developed by Thomas Henry Ismay, owned later on the "Titanic". The director Joseph Bruce Ismay, was aboard the Titanic and saved in the last lifeboat to leave the starboard side of the sinking liner.
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$250

63131
OSBORNE, Dr. Richard (editor)
CONVERSION FOR WAR

Kendal, Cumbria. 1983. World Ship Society. WSS Monograph No. 6. 84 PP with 1 graph, 1 table and 40 b/w photos. Soft cover. "With Compliments" slip loosely inserted. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617258
Arnold Hague: Armed Merchant Cruisers / Ocean Boarding Vessels / Q-Ships. Roger Nailer: Seagoing Auxilliary AA Ships. Richard Osborne: Glen Class Landing Ships. Aldo Fraccaroli: Italian Merchant Armed Cruisers.
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$20

42255
OSTERSTOCK, Alan
THE DUNCOW REPORT

Adelaide. 1979. Austaprint / Author. Limited edition to 400 numbered copies (260/400). 72 PP with 2 b/w illustration (1 photo & 1 facsimile of a telegram). Eps: facsimile of manuscripts. Half bound, vignette on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Signed by the author on the verso of title page. Fine. Scarce. Oblong: 15.2 x 21.7. 0858722968
The near disaster of the 3 masted full-rigged ship Duncow of Liverpool, on the shores of Kangaroo Island, in May/June 1897. Collector's item.
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$35

47572
P & O
SHIP MENUS - FLOWERS OF AUSTRALIA

Peninsular and Orient Line. 12 blank menus in a series of 12 paintings by Strom Gould, published by P&O. Front: Flowers. Back: description. Faint ageing of paper. Near fine. 24 x 16.5.
No. 1: Golden Everlasting Daisy, Native Rose and a butterfly. No. 2: 8 flowers from West Australia. No. 3: 9 flowers No. 4: 8 flowers. No. 5: Illawarra Flame Tree & Lace Bark. No. 6: 3 flowers and a Christmas Beetle. No. 7: 9 flowers. No. 8: 7 flowers and a cicada. No. 9: Illyarrie, Waratah and Wattles. No. 10: Darwinia, Geraldton wax flower and butterfly. No. 11: 8 flowers. No. 12: Kangaroo Paws.
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$30

32943
PAINTER, Gwenda
A DIFFERENT RIVER - River Trade and Development along the Murray Valley Network

Melbourne. 1993. Hyland House. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 1 map, 2 facsimiles and 37 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22 x 17.5. 1875657266
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$15

12042
PAINTER, Gwenda
THE RIVER TRADE, Wool & Steamers

Sydney. 1987. Turton & Armstrong. 2nd edition of the 1979 original. VIII, 104 PP with b/w photos from the Godson Collection. Eps: Basin of the Darling, Murrumbidgee & Murray Rivers & their tributaries. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. Oblong: 14.5 x 23.5. 0908031300
River exploration, river trade (development & problems), the ports, competition from the railways, closing years...
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$10

17470
PALMER, Captain George
KIDNAPPING IN THE SOUTH SEAS, Being a Narrative of a Three Months' Cruise of H.M. Ship "ROSARIO"

Melbourne. 1973. Penguin. 1st Paperback edition in the "Penguin Colonial Facsimiles" series. XII, 233, (6 publications) PP, plus 8 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of 1st leaf.. Ageing of paper. Very good. 19.5 x 12.5. 0140700331
Facsimile copy relating the events in the 1860's when Capt. Palmer captured the schooner "Daphne" involved in blackbirding of islanders who were kidnapped and shipped to Australia to work on the Queensland sugar plantations.
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$15

15112
PARKINSON, Sydney
A JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO THE SOUTH SEAS

London. 1984. Caliban Books. Facsimile reprint of the 1784 original. (6), XXIV, (22), 212, (2 errata) PP, plus 29 plates. Fp: Portrait of Sydney Parkinson. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 22 x 15.5. 0904573516
Contains reprints of the 27 engravings of the original edition. Parkinson's observations on the customs and manners of the people encountered. Language glossaries of Tahiti, New Zealand, New Holland, & Malay.
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$80

41214
PARSONS, David (editor)
SHIPS 'SEVENTY

London. 1969. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 2 maps, 2 plans and 75 b/w photos. Fp: Liquid methane carrier SS Methane Progress. Pictorial laminated boards. Name of previous owner on title page, o/wise near fine. 24.8 x 18.5. 711001049
An anthology of the shipping scene in 1970. The Ocean Tug - past present and future, by M.J. Gaston. Shipping of the Antipodes, by David Parsons...
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$15

48791
PARSONS, Ronald
EARLY STEAM SHIPS IN AUSTRALIA

Murray Bridge, SA. 2000. AMHS. 1st Ed. (2), 174 PP with 1 tail piece. Stapled typescript monograph. Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.6. 0909418659
An investigation of the arrival and development of steam ships in Australian waters from 1830 till 1850s.
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$15

12151
PARSONS, Ronald
STEAM TUGS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Adelaide. 1979. Author. Reprint of 1972 orig. (4), 93 PP with vignette on title page, 1 tail-piece and 1 drawing in text, plus 16 pages with 26 b/w illust. Stapled typescript on 2 columns. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. Oblong: 16.7 x 20.6. 0909418136
The tugs of Adelaide Steam Tug Co. Ltd., Ritch & Smith, Harbours Board, Huddart, Parker Ltd., Wm. Wells & Jos. Coleman.
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$15

20812
PARSONS, Ronald
STEAMERS IN THE SOUTH

Adelaide. 1979. Rigby. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 26.5 x 21.5. 0727008927
A selection of photos from State Archives of South Australia, issues of the Australasian sketches as well as from private collectors.
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$10

44892
PARSONS, Ronald H. (editor)
GEELONG CUSTOMS REGISTER OF SHIPS - Vessels registered at the Port of Geelong Victoria before 1900.

Murray Bridge, S.A. 2003. Australasian Maritime Historical Society. New edition of the 1969 original. (2), V, 22 PP. Stapled monograph. Soft cover. Very good. 26 x 21. 0909418691
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$15

40409
PEARSE, Ronald
THE LAST OF A GLORIOUS ERA

London. 1969. Conway. New impression of the 1934 original published by Syren and Shipping. 96 PP with 80 b/w photos. Fp: Bowling along. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj (price-clipped). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 22.5 x 15.8. 851770053
Brief record of ocean-going sailing ships with a large number of pictures of these survivors of the days of sail.
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$25

58958
PERON D'ARC, H.
AVENTURES D'UN VOYAGEUR EN AUSTRALIE - Neuf Mois de Séjour chez les Nagarnooks

Paris. 1869. Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie. New edition of the 1869 original, published without the 24 vignettes. Marbled endpapers. Quarter bound, marbled boards, gilt title on spine. 5 library stamps. Some offsetting and foxing. French text. Very good. 18.3 x 12
Ferguson: No. 14035.
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$100

51838
PERON, François & DE FREYCINET, Louis
VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY TO THE SOUTHERN LANDS - Volume I

Adelaide. 2006. The Friends of the State Library of South Australia. 1st edition limited to 400 copies, translated from the second French edition of 1824 by Christine Cornell. Introduction and postscript by Anthony J. Brown. LXXXIV, 430 PP, plus 14 plates (1 folded map, 6 b/w and 7 colour plates), and 1 folded chart in pocket at rear of book. Fp: Malmaison. Cloth cover, blind-stamped boards, device in blind on front board, gilt title on spine. Fine. 24.4 x 16. 1876154403
Books I to III (comprising chapters I to XXI. Book I: From France to Ile de France (19th October 1800 to 25 April 1801). Book II: From Ile de France to Timor (25th April 1801 to 13th November 1801). Book III: From Timor to Port Jackson (13th November 1801 to 18th November 1802).
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$145

54394
PERON, François & DE FREYCINET, Louis
VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY TO THE SOUTHERN LANDS: Dissertations on various subjects

Adelaide. 2007. The Friends of the State Library of South Australia. 1st edition, translated from the second French edition of 1824 by Christine Cornell. (IV), 109 PP with tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.4 x 16.
Book V (Chapters XXXV to XLI).
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$90

60270
PIMLOTT, De. John
IMAGES OF WAR 1939 -1945, the real story of World War II (Issue 5, Volume I)

London. 1988. Marshall Cavendish / Imperial War Museum. Vol. I, No. 5, 1988. 113-140 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. "News Chronicle, May 28, 1941", and folded maps Atlantic War September 1939 to May 1941, loosely inserted. Fine. 28.5 x 23.
Sea Battle, the Bismarck and Atlantic Sea Hunt: pages 113 to 133.
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$5

11609
PLAISTER, Alderman D. R. (editor)
CITY OF HOBART - The Lord Mayor's Report

Hobart. 1982. Corporation of the City of Hobart. 1st Ed. 28 PP with b/w & colour illust. Pictorial card cover (lightly rubbed). Dedicatory note on title page signed by the Lord Mayor. Very good. 26 x 20.
A brief story of the second oldest city in Australia.
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$10

62949
PLOWMAN, Peter
THE CHANDRIS LINERS and Celebrity Cruises

Sydney. 2006. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 244 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Verso of title page: Australis arriving in Sydney. Pictorial soft cover. Title on spine reads "The Chadris Liners" (publisher typo error). Fine. 29 x 21. 01877058475
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$55

47486
PLOWMAN, Peter
FERRY TO TASMANIA. A Short History

Sydney. 2004. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 200 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Fp: Australian Trader. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29 x 21. 1877058270
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$15

49588
PLOWMAN, Peter
PASSENGER SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND - Volume I (1876-1912) and Volume II (1913-1980)

Sydney. 1981. Doubleday. 1st Ed. Vol. I: 224 PP. Vol. II: 220 PP. Both volumes profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Eps: Funnels, flags & hulls (in colour) of these passenger ships. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Fine set. Oblong: 21.2 x 28. 0868240362 & 08
Volume I: 125 vessels placed in service from 1876 to 1912 by 21 shipping companies to Australia & 4 to New Zealand. Volume II: 80 Vessels placed in service from 1913 to 1980 by 17 shipping companies to Australia and 5 to New Zealand.
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$85

35576
POCOCK, Tom
NELSON AND HIS WORLD

New York. 1968. A Studio Book / Viking Press. 1st US Ed. 144 PP with 130 b/w illust. Fp: Horatio Nelson, aged 39, by Lemuel Abbott. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Some foxing, o/wise near fine. 23.8 x 18.5. 670505978
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$10

62755
POOLMAN, Kenneth
H.M.S. KELLY - The Story of Mountbatten's Warship

London. 1980. New English Library / Times Mirror Reprint of the 1974 paperback edition (original of 1954), with a foreword by Admiral the Earl Mountbatten of Burma. 220, (3 publications) PP with 1 map. Pictorial soft cover. Ageing of paper. Very good. 18 x 10.8. 450047849
The record of HMS Kelly by her only captain. A destroyer which fought on many fronts: North Sea, Norwegian waters, Malta, then Crete where she was sunk on 23rd May 1941.
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$5

41690
PORTS
MELBOURNE PORT & SHIPPING HANDBOOK 1987

Melbourne. 1986. Charter Pacific Publications. 1st Ed. 76 PP with advertisements, maps & plans, tables, b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 18.6.
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$15

44069
POUGET-TOLU, Anne
NAVIRES ET NAVIGATION AUX XIVe ET XVe SIECLES, d'après les récits de voyages

Paris. 2002. L'Harmattan. 1st Ed. 228 PP with 1 map, and tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. French text. 21.5 x 13.5. 2747523357
Ships and Seamanship during the 14th and 15th centuries, as told by voyagers.
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$20

48665
PRADO Y TOVAR, Don Diego
NEW LIGHT ON THE DISCOVERY OF AUSTRALIA, As Revealed by the Journal of Captain Don Diego de Prado Y Tovar

London. 1930. Henry Stevens. 1st edition. Edited by Henry Stevens, with annotated translation from the Spanish by George F. Barwick. XII, 262, (2 publications) PP with 1 map and 2 facsimile of documents, plus 2 folded maps in text and 2 large folded maps in rear pocket. Cloth cover, gilt engraved front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. Covers with a few light marks, light foxing around edges of prelims and a small repaired tear at the bottom of the ffep, o/wise a near fine copy. 22.5 x 15.2.
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$150

16208
PRIEBE, Paul D.
MODERN COMMERCIAL SAILING SHIP FUNDAMENTALS

Centreville, Maryland. 1986. Cornell Maritime Press. 1st Ed. XXVI, 230 PP with 28 tables and 113 figures (line drawings, photos). Errata page (Sept 90) loosely inserted. Title spread: 40,000 dwt. O.B.O. with 3 sails. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Foxing spots on top outside edge. Near fine. 23.5 x 16. 0870333402
Evolution of sailing ship technology: research, aerodynamics, hydrodynamics...
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$20

62589
[PRINT]
HOBART TOWN - From the corner of De Witt Street and Cromwell Road (colour print)

Hobart. c. 2000. Colour print of a 1850 watercolour by Charles Burrell CUMBERLAND. Fine. Oblong format: 39.5 x 52.
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$15

62577
[PRINT]
Windjammer: BARQUE "AURORA" ex "SARAH GRIZE" (colour print)

"Frameable" print in colour. Details on the verso of the print. Cardboard backing, clear plastic sheet protection. Oblong format: 30 x 40.
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$10

62576
[PRINT]
Windjammer: BARQUE "HENRY" (colour print)

"Frameable" print in colour. Details on the verso of the print. Cardboard backing, clear plastic sheet protection. Oblong format: 30 x 40.
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$10

62578
[PRINT]
Windjammer: "ETHIOPIAN", 838 TONS (colour print)

"Frameable" print in colour. Details on the verso of the print. Cardboard backing, clear plastic sheet protection. Oblong format: 30 x 40.
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$10

63109
PURCHASE, Peter
THE ALBATROSS NECKLACE - The Last Voyage of the Zuytdorp

Perth. 2013. Dune Publishing. Reprint of the 2012 original. VI, 408 PP with 1 chart on double page (journey of the Zuytdorp 1711-12, 2 b/w illustrations and 2 colour photos- head of each major part). Pictorial soft cover. New. 21.7 x 14.5. 9780957736412
Historical novel. Published in 2012 to mark the tricentenary of the June 1712 wreck of the VOC ship "Zuytdorp" on the cliffs north of Kalbarri, Western Australia.
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$35

43804
QUANCHI, Max
JACARANDA ATLAS OF THE PACIFIC ISLANDS

Brisbane. 2003. Jacaranda/John Wiley & Sons Australia. 1st Ed. IV, 156 PP with colour illustrations (maps and photos). FEP: Map of the world. REP: The language of maps. Pictorial soft cover. New. 30 x 23.5. 0701636629
Up-to-date and accurate coverage of the Pacific Islands.
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$45

38517
RAHS
CAPTAIN ARTHUR PHILLIP MEMORIAL, Unveiled at West Circular Quay, Sydney (in Journal and Proceedings of the RAHS)

Sydney. 1954. Royal Australian Historical Society. Volume XL, Part 1, 1954. Contains article by C. Price Conigrave. between P. 48 and 53 with 2 b/w photos. Card cover. Browning of outside edges., o/wise near fine. 21.2 x 13.8
Captain Arthur Phillip, R.N., in Command of the First Fleet ...
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$10

38468
RAHS
A FLEET OF HULKS (in Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Australian Historical Society)

Sydney. 1953. Royal Australian Historical Society. Volume XXXIX, Part V, 1953. Contains article by R.W. GLASSFORD between P.217 and 252 with 4 b/w illustrations. Card cover. Browning of outside edges, o/wise very good. 21 x 14.
Read before the Society on March 31, 1953.
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$15

62128
RAN
AUSTRALIAN WARSHIP - No. 47 & WHITE ENSIGN, Journal of the Naval Association of Australia - No. 0408

Sydney. 2008-09. Australian Warship / Topmill. Issue No. 47 / 2008-09. Edited by Tom Lewis. 64 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
French Warships in the South Pacific, 1919-39, by Peter Ingman.
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$10

62129
RAN
AUSTRALIAN WARSHIP - No. 48

Sydney. 2009. Australian Warship / Topmill. Issue No. 48 / 2009. Edited by Tom Lewis. 64 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Centrefold: HMAS Glenelg, Albany and Betano, off Darwin. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
The US Navy Great White Fleet to Australia, by Kathleen M. Burns. (100 years on). Chevreuil, a Free French Sloop in the Pacific, by Peter Ingman. The unexplained loss of AE1 off Rabaul, 14th September 1914, by Graham Seal.
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$10

30866
R.A.N.
THE BICENTENNIAL NAVAL REVIEW

Sydney. 1988. The Sunday Telegraph Magazine. Issue dated 25th September 1988. 40 PP (20 of them for advertisements) with 1 map, and 30 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 20.
The biggest Naval review in Sydney since 1908, to celebrate the bicentennial of Australia.
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$15

47106
RAYNER, Ranulf
THE PAINTINGS OF THE AMERICA'S CUP 1851-1987

Melbourne. 1986. William Heinemann. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Ted Turner. 86 PP with b/w & colour illustrations, including 26 full-page colour plates by Tim Thompson. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 28.8 x 37. 0855610646
A collection of paintings by Tim Thompson, depicting dramatic scenes from every challenge since 1851.
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$15

62807
REES, Jasper
BLIZZARD - Race to the Pole

London. 2006. BBC Books. 1st Ed. Foreword by Sir Ranulph Fiennes. 288 PP, plus 16 pages with 2 maps, 13 b/w and 18 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 15.5. 9780563493266
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$10

18585
REVELY, Henry
THE CONVOY THAT NEARLY DIED - The Story of ONS 154

London. 1979. William Kimber. 1st Ed. 222 PP with 1 map on full page, and 5 diagrams, plus 8 pages with 16 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 24 x 16. 0718304063
Story of a 45 ship convoy attacked from 27-30 Dec. 1942. Thirteen ships lost. The last one was HMS Fidelity, a French ship, whose Captain refused to surrender her to the Vichy Government and had offered her, together with her crew, (incl. the Gunnery Officer: Mlle. Madeleine Barclay) to the British.
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$40

63097
REYNOLDS, John E.
THAMES SHIP TOWAGE 1933-1992

Edinburgh. 1994. Pentland Press. Reprint of the 1993 original. (10), 299 PP with 208 b/w photos (170 of them with Fleet Lists). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Fine. 21.8 x 15. 1858210283
History of ship towage and of the tugs employed on the River Thames. Approximately 166 tugs are featured in full detail.
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$35

63099
RHOTON, Elaine
THE LOGOS STORY

Bromley, Kent. 1988. OM Publishing / Send The Light Books. 1st Ed. 192 PP, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 19.8 x 13. 1850780420
Built 1949 in Denmark as Umanak, plying between Denmark and Greenland. 1970 transformed in a Missionary Ship as Logos. Shipwrecked in Beagle Channel in 1988.
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$5

62513
RICE, Jonathan
THE Q CLASS - Falcon and the enduring legacy of the Universal Rule (in WOODENBOAT - The Magazine for Wooden Boat Owners, Builders and Designers - Issue 207)

Brooklin, Maine. 2009. WoodenBoat Magazine. Issue No. 207, April 2009. 136 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus 8 pages supplement: Reading Boat Plans. Article from P. 58 to 65 with 1 plan, 2 colour and 6 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27.5 x 21.
No. 207: ... Downeast Dory Adventure, by Donnie Mullen. ... The boats of Peter Freebody, by Kathy Mansfield.
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$10

51757
RICHARDS, Rhys
WHALE TEETH ARTEFACTS IN THE WESTERN SOLOMON ISLANDS (in Tuhinga)

Wellington. 2006. Te Papa Museum of New Zealand. Extract from Tuhinga (Records of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa) No. 17. Pages 69 to 79 with 1 map and 8 colour photos. Plastic covers, clear plastic front, spiral bound. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
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$15

49562
RIGBY, Nigel , Van Der MERWE, Pieter, & WILLIAMS Glyn
PIONEERS OF THE PACIFIC. Voyages of Exploration, 1787-1810

Perth. 2005. University of Western Australia Press. 1st Australian edition. 144 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (charts & maps, drawings & engravings, paintings & photos). Half title page (in colour): Bay on the South coast of Australia, by William Westall. Title spread: Entrance of Rio de Janeiro. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 19.3. 1920694641
Chapter 1: In the Wake of Cook. Chapter 2: Gentleman, Scholar and Seaman: Arthur Phillip and Australia. Chapter 3: The Spirit of Discovery: the tragic voyage of Laperouse... Chapter 5: Lost voyage of Alejandro Malaspina... Chapter 7: Matthew Flinders' circumnavigation of Australia.
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$30

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

49834
RILEY, Patrick
MEMORIES OF A BLUE-JACKET 1872-1918

London. c. 1920. Sampson Low, Marston. 1st Ed. XII, 308 PP, plus 24 b/w plates. Fp: The Wheels of Time. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Foxing spots. Near fine. 24.6 x 17.5.
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$40

22267
RITCHIE, George Stephen
CHALLENGER, The Life of a Survey Ship

London. 1957. Hollis & Carter. 1st Ed. XXI, 249 PP with 15 maps & diagrams, plus 32 pages with 35 b/w photos. Fp: Challenger. Cloth cover (worn around edges), dj. (chipped). Renewed endpapers, o/wise very good. 22 x 14.2.
The life of a survey ship: launched June 1931, scrapped Dec. 1953. Peacetime & WWII activities. Survey of Torres Strait in 1944, survey of the Ellice Group (Tuvalu) in 1951.
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$40

51364
ROBERT, Willem C. H.
CONTRIBUTIONS TO A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AUSTRALIA AND THE SOUTH SEA ISLANDS (In 3 Volumes)

Amsterdam. 1969, 1968, 1970. Philo Press. Volume I (2nd edition, revised and enlarged): X, 275 PP. Volume II (1st Ed.): XII, 227 PP, plus large folded chart of Malay Archipelago and Australia at rear of book. Volume III (2nd edition, entirely revised and greatly enlarged): X, 401 PP, (2 adv.). Blue cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Ex library copy with stamp of the General Assembly Library - New Zealand in blind on front cover, gilt library number on spine, plate of the Library on front endpaper and empty library pocket on rear endpaper. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 23 x 15.5.. 9060220455, 906
Massive work compiled by Willem Carel Hendrik Robert. Volume I: Printed Material relating to Discovery, Exploration and Travel issued in the Netherlands to 1921. Volume II: Index and Bibliography of Dutch Manuscripts and Manuscript-charts relating to the Discovery. Volume III: Printed Material relating to Discovery, Exploration and Travel, issued in Europe, except the Netherlands, to 1853 with a geographical index and an index of ships cited
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$250

45338
ROBERTS, J. M.
THE EUROPEAN EMPIRES

New York. 1999. O. U. P. 1st US edition, Volume 8, in the Illustrated History of the World series. 192 PP with 1 time chart, 13 maps in colour, b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, in Petrograd, 1920. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 29.5 x 23.5. 019521529X
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$65

62969
ROBERTS, Lynette
THE ENDEAVOUR, Captain Cook's First Voyage to Australia

London. 1954. Peter Owen. 1st Ed. 280 PP, plus 9 b/w plates. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Slight ageing of paper, o/wise fine. 22.5 x 14.
Romanticised story based on the journals, logs and unpublished material of the voyage of the Endeavour.
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$50

63163
ROBINSON, William Albert
TO THE GREAT SOUTHERN SEA

London. 1957. Peter Davies. 1st UK edition. 223 PP, plus 16 pages with 20 b/w photos. Fp: Varua's sails etched against a greying sky. Eps: Voyage of the "Varua". Cloth cover, device on front cover, dj (price-clipped). Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 22 x 14.
A round voyage from Tahiti to the West Coast of South & Central America.
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$25

50814
ROE, Michael
AN IMPERIAL DISASTER: the wreck of George the Third

Hobart. 2006. Blubber Head Press. 1st Ed. X, 294 PP with 2 pages of maps, plus 8 pages with 15 b/w illustrations. Fp (in colour): Broadsheet Report to Britain's Populace I. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 24.3 x 16.5. 0908528329
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$50

48971
ROSS, John (editor)
FISH AUSTRALIA. The essential fishing companion

Melbourne. 1995. Viking. 1st Ed. XIV, 498 PP with colour illustrations (100 artworks, over 300 maps, hundreds of photos). FEP: large map of Australia. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 28.4 x 20.5. 0670860409
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$20

58140
ROTH, Milton
SHIP MODELING FROM STEM TO STERN

Blue Ridge Summit, Pa. c. 2000. Tab Books / McGraw-Hill. 6th printing of the 1988 original. VIII, 280 PP with tables and 224 figures (drawings, photos), plus 4 pages with 13 colour photos. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 23.4 x 18.8. 0830628444
Tools, sources... planning and plans...
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$20

19205
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY
AUSTRALIAN SEAPOWER - FRIGATES

Sydney. c. 1997. Topmill. 1st Ed. No. 6 in the Australian Seapower Photofile series. 88 PP with over 150 b/w, and 18 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.
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$20

39494
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY / SYDNEY 2UW
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY 75TH ANNIVERSARY 1911-1986 - SYDNEY 2UW, SALUTE THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY!

Sydney. 1986. Sydney 2UW. Souvenir newspaper. 28 PP with advertisements and b/w photos. Large format: 43.5 x 28.5.
Souvenir newspaper full of information on the Royal Australian Navy, Australian Sea Heritage and the activities for the 75th anniversary celebrations.
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$15

39495
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY / SYDNEY 2UW
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY 75TH ANNIVERSARY 1911-1986 - SYDNEY 2UW, WELCOMES THE FLEET!

Sydney. 1986. Sydney 2UW Souvenir newspaper. 16 PP with advertisements and b/w photos. 43.5 x 28.5.
Souvenir newspaper full of information on the Royal Australian Navy, Australian Sea Heritage and the activities for the 75th anniversary celebrations.
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$15

39496
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY NEWS PICTORIAL
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY 75TH ANNIVERSARY 1911-1986

Sydney. 1986. Navy News. Volume 29, Nos. 18 & 19, September 19 - October 3, 1986. Souvenir issue. 36 PP with advertisements and b/w or colour photos. Centrefold: map of Sydney Harbour for Naval Review. Fine. 42.5 x 30.
Souvenir newspaper full of information on the Royal Australian Navy.
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$20

62885
ROYAL NAVY
THE NAVAL CHRONICLE - Volume II: From July to December 1799

London. 1800. Bunney & Gold. The 2nd volume. III- VIII, 644 PP with 2 headpieces and over 13 figures, plus 2 of the 3 folded charts called for and the 14 b/w plates. Rebound in full leather, gilt title on spine. Copy lacking: most of the title page, the frontispiece, the 16 pages Index, as well as the chart "Texel and Vlieter Roads". Ageing of paper and light foxing, page 139 with scribble and large red ink stain. An otherwise clean copy and sold as is. Scarce. 23.2 x 14.5.
Work dedicated to the interests of the British Navy: "chronicle of present events and recal of noble achievements of past days". Toulon papers...
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$150

62880
ROYAL NAVY
THE NAVAL CHRONICLE FOR 1805 - Vol. XIII

London. 1805. Joyce Gold. Thirteenth Volume. VIII, 504, (8 index) PP with 2 headpieces, plus 1 b/w plate (on the 14 called for): CLXVIII "Portrait of William Hunter" and 16 pages on "Spanish Naval State Papers". Original covers in place, top part of leather spine missing. Copy lacking frontispiece, pages 61/62, 385 to 392 and 13 of the plates. Ageing of paper, foxing and offsetting. Some pages "dog eared" and loose. Sold as is. Format: 24.5 x 16.
... Containing a general and biographical history of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom; with a variety of original papers on nautical subjects. Volume the Fourteenth (from January to June 1805) . Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery in His Majesty's Vessel Lady Nelson: Pages 201 to 206 then 469 to 474.
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$50

62884
ROYAL NAVY
THE NAVAL CHRONICLE FOR 1808 - Vol. XIX

London. 1808. Joyce Gold. Nineteenth Volume. III-VIII, 514, (6 index) PP with 2 headpieces, plus 12 of the b/w plates (on the 13 called for): CCXLIX to CCXLX. FP: Monument of Captain Richard Rundle Burgess. Original covers, slit at hinges. Copy in need of rebacking and lacking title page, pages 1 to 8, pages A to H of the index, and plate CCXLVIII (Portrait of Captain Joseph Ellison). Ageing of paper and foxing. Some pages "dog eared", loose or soiled, (page 465/466 repaired). Sold as is. Format: 25 x 16.
... Containing a general and biographical history of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom; with a variety of original papers on nautical subjects. Volume the Nineteenth (from January to July 1808) .
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$80

62976
RUDDER PUBLISHING CO.
THE RUDDER, The Magazine for Yachtsmen - Vol. XLVII, No. 5

New York. 1931. The Rudder Publishing Co. Volume 47, No. 5, May 1931. Editors: Andrew Paterson and William F. Crosby. 196 PP with advertisements and b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (An Elco boat being hoisted aboard ship for export). Front cover with small piece missing, signature on top right. Spine rubbed and faded. Very good. 30 x 23.5.
Some aspects of America's Foreign Trade in Boats and Engines. Overton wins Lipton Trophy in Florida. Motor Cruising in France, by Louis Cahen. Three men in a boat venture to Stewart Island, or cruising along the beautiful coast of New Zealand, by H. Grocott. The voyage of the Svaap (part XXVI), by William Albert Robinson. ...
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$25

14642
RUSSELL, Captain A. G.
PORT LINE

London. 1985. Privately published. 1st soft cover ed. VIII, 156 PP with 1 graph, 26 b/w photos & 4 colour photos. Title-page: Bow with crest of the Line. Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's discreet name on half-title page, o/wise near fine. 24.8 x 18.6. 0951044001X
Published to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the former "Commonwealth & Dominion Line" which plied between the UK and the Antipodes.
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$50

46086
RYAN, Pat
THE AMERICA'S CUP

Mankato, MN. 1993. Creative Education. 1st Juvenile edition. 32 PP with 5 b/w and 29 colour photos. Title page: Twin-hulled catamaran Stars and Stripes, 1988 challenge. Pictorial laminated boards. Very good. 24.8 x 19. 0886825326
Highlights in the history of the America's Cup yachting competition, 1851 to 1987.
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$10

59905
SAILING
CLUB MARINE MAGAZINE - Volume 8, No. 6

Melbourne. c. 1993. Club Marine Australia Ltd. Vol. 8, No. 6, issue December / January 1994. Foreword by Paul Wilson. Edited by Andrew WOODLEY. 96 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (with creases). Near fine. 27.5 x 21.
Rope Wizard:Grahame Hussey-Smith, by Kevan Wolfe. World Speed sailing record on trimaran "Yellow Pages Endeavour", by Andrew Woodley. Flinders Island and the Furneaux Group, by Peter Stone. Yacht charter, fishing and diving in Tonga, the Friendly Islands, by Trevor Joyce. ...
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$5

59876
SAILING
THE CRUISING SKIPPER MAGAZINE - No. 21

Sydney. 1987. Leisure Holdings Pty. Ltd. No. 21, 1987. Edited by Mike DAVIDSON. 96 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 20.7.
Cruising Offshore: Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, by Debra Plueckhahn. Lord Howe, by Mike Davidson. ... Working the Tides, by Andrew Bray. Port of Call: Port Douglas, by James Frecheville.
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$10

46160
SANDERS, R. E.
THE PRACTICE OF OCEAN RESCUE

Glasgow. 1977. Brown, Son & Ferguson. Revised edition of the 1968 original. XI, 260 PP with 8 tables and 68 figures (sketches and photographs). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 21.2 x 17. 0851742947
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$55

62963
SAWYER, L. A. & MITCHELL, W. H.
FROM AMERICA TO UNITED STATES - The History of the long-range Merchant Shipbuilding Programme of the United States Maritime Commission (in Four Parts)

Kendal, UK. 1979, 1981, 1984 & 1986. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. Part One: 120 PP with 9 ship profiles & 116 b/w photos. Fp: The liner "America". Part Two: 104 PP with 5 ship profiles & 90 b/w photos. Fp: The "Donald McKay". Part Three: 112 PP with 11 ship profiles & 79 b/w photos. Fp: The "Sea Fox". Part Four: 140 PP with 1 map showing location of shipyard, 8 ship profiles & 98 b/w photos. Fp: The liners "America" & "United States". Pictorial soft cover. Covers lightly rubbed, o/wise a fine set. 24.5 x 18.7. 0905617088 /126 /312 /38X
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$125

39507
SCOTT, Ernest
LAPEROUSE

Sydney. 1913. Angus & Robertson. Reprint of the 1912 original. 104 PP with Lapérouse Coat of Arms, plus 12 plates and 1 folded chart of La Pérouse voyage. Fp: portrait of La Pérouse. Cloth cover, spine sunned and a little soiled. A 1913 manuscript note on front endpaper. The first 2 pages have repaired tears, o/wise very good and clean internally. 18.3 x 15.1.
Life of La Pérouse prior to his expedition, voyage of discovery in the Pacific, disappearance.
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$20

22524
SCOTT, Richard J.
THE STORY OF THE KATHLEEN & MAY

London. 1972. Maritime Trust. 1st Ed. 16 PP with 3 drawings and 31 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Sail plan of the Lizzie May. Inside back cover: Sail, rigging and internal details of the Kathleen & May. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. Oblong: 21 x 30.
Story of a schooner employed in the British home trade.
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$10

21876
SEDGWICK, Stanley, KINNAIRD, M. & O'DONOGHUE, K.J.
LONDON & OVERSEAS FREIGHTERS PLC 1948-1992

Kendal, UK. 1992. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 120 PP with 2 colour illustrations (flag and funnel), 2 colour and 132 b/w photos. Fp: Founders of LOF. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.8 x 14.8. 0905617681
History and fleet list of 75 ships.
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$20

38825
SEVERIN, Tim
IN SEARCH OF MOBY DICK - Quest for the White Whale

London. 1999. Little, Brown and Company. 1st Ed. (10), 242 PP with 1 map on double page, 3 b/w plates and 22 drawings by Trondur Patursson, plus 8 pages with 31 colour photos. Eps: Map World of the White Whale. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 16.8. 316645958
Part one: Nuku Hiva, Marquesas Islands. Part two: Pamilacan, Philippines. Part Three, Lamalera, Indonesia. Part four: Tonga
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$15

35055
SHARP, Iain
ON THE WATERFRONT - Hobson Wharf, Auckland's new maritime museum (in Pacific Way)

Auckland. 1993. Air New Zealand. Issue of November 1993. Contains article from P.46 to 52 with 6 colour photos. Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
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$10

21003
SHELTON, Russell C.
FROM HUDSON BAY TO BOTANY BAY, The Lost Frigates of Lapérouse

Toronto. 1987. NC Press Ltd. 1st Ed. 228 PP with 5 maps and 61 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 24.2 x 16.2. 1550210106
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$30

63113
SHEPARD, W. G., & BAKER, Pitt J. (editors)
THE RUDDER, SAIL AND PADDLE - 1894 - Volume V

New York. 1894. Nautical Publishing Company. Year 1894. Vol. V, No. 1 (January 1894) to No. 12 (December 1894) 282 PP with b/w ilustrations (drawings, plans, photos). Blue cloth cover, gilt device and title on front board and spine, top edge gilt. Book slightly bowed,light shelf wear, binding tight. Covers soiled with a few scratches. Small stamp of previous owner on both endpapers and at top of first page. Light foxing on endpapers, preliminary and last page. Printed on superior paper and internally contents very clean. Rare. 29.4 x 22.5.
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$350

62947
SHIPBUILDER
THE CANADIAN PACIFIC QUADRUPLE-SCREW LINER "EMPRESS OF BRITAIN"

London. 1971. PSL / Patrick Stephens Limited. Facsimile reprint of 1931 original, in the series "Ocean Liners of the Past". No. 4 in a series of reprints from "The Shipbuilder & Marine Engine-Builder". Introduction and epilogue by Leslie Reade. (5), 144 PP with 247 b/w illust., plus 6 folded plans. Fp: "Empress of Britain". Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 33.5 x 25.5. 0850590841
Souvenir issue published at the time of her maiden voyage. Epilogue by Leslie Reade covering her bomb attack on 26 Oct. 1940 and torpedoing on 28 Oct. 1940 by the U-boat 32.
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$100

10017
SHIPPING
BRITISH SHIPS - 50 Coloured Illustrations

Sevenoaks, UK. 1972. J. Salmon Ltd. 2nd impression of the 1971 original. A Salmon Colour book. (2), 48 PP with 1 colour photo and 49 colour paintings. Inside front cover: index. Pictorial card cover (front: Queen Mary - back: H.M.S. Ark Royal). Fine. Oblong: 14 x 14.7.
26 Liners, Yacht Britannia, 5 Merchant ships and 18 warships.
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$10

62930
SHIPPING
MARINE HANDBOOK: BRITISH PAINTS LIMITED - Marine Division

Newcastle upon Tyne. 1953. British Paints Limited 2nd edition. (2), 66, (2 index) PP with colour illustrations (2 photos, 6 paintings on full page by Frank H. Mason ...), and b/w illustrations (drawings and over 30 photos), plus an 8 pages list "Associated Companies and Agents Abroad" in pocket of rear cover. Fp (in colour): Journey's End, by Frank H. Mason. Soft cover, illustrated front, spiral bound. Covers lightly soiled. Very good. 29.3 x 22.
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$35

31589
SHIPPING
RUDDER'S GUIDE - AUSTRALIA

Sydney. No date, 1937?. Rudder's Pty. Limited, Transport and Shipping Agents. 10th edition. 48 PP with tables. Illustrated card cover, cloth spine. Near fine. 21 x 14.
Useful information: Customs, shipping, insurance - Aviation section...
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$10

40636
SHIPWRECKS
AUSTRALIA'S HISTORIC SHIPWRECKS - Museums beneath the Sea

Canberra. 1991. Department of the Arts, Sport, the Environment, Tourism and Territories. 1st Ed. Folded poster 60 x 21.2 (12 folds) with 9 maps on the inside and 6 b/w illustrations. Fine. Folded size: 21.2 x 10.
Ownership, Protection, Historic Shipwrecks Laws...
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$10

13449
SKELTON, R. A. (editor)
CHARTS & VIEWS DRAWN BY COOK AND HIS OFFICERS AND REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPTS

London. 1955. Hakluyt Society. 1st Ed., in The Journals of Captain James Cook on his Voyages of Discovery. VIII PP, plus 58 plates (charts and views in pen-and-ink, with occasional use of wash or watercolour), contained in a folder. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, protecting jacket (sliding). Few foxing spots on the 8 pages of text, inside of the folder. Repaired jacket lightly soiled. Some of the plates with minute creases or closed tears. A nice copy. 39.5 x 26.5
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$300

37044
SNODGRASS, Jim, DENZIN, Leo, MAY, Marie, et al.. editors)
BEST OF BAY NEWS, after 25 years. A Story of the Moreton Bay Boat Club ...

Brisbane. 1988. M.B.B.C. 1st Ed. 152 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Misbound between pages 132 and 137 (extra pages but no missing text), o/wise fine. 22 x 16.5. 0731629884
Story published for the Silver Anniversary 1963-1988 of the Moreton Bay Boat Club, and Australia's 200 years.
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$25

35419
SOBEL, Dava & ANDREWES, William J. H.
The Illustrated LONGITUDE

London. c. 2000. Fourth Estate. 3rd reprint of the 1988 paperback edition. (VIII), 216 PP with 178 b/w and colour illustrations. Fp: John Harrison, portrait by Thomas King. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 25.4 x 22.8. 1841152331
The "Illustrated" true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time.
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$40

46859
THE SOCIETY FOR NAUTICAL RESEARCH (editors)
MARINER'S MIRROR [THE]. The Journal of the Society for Nautical Research - Volume 76, Nos.1-4

Greenwich. 1990. Society for Nautical Research. Volume 76, Nos. 1 to 4. Edited by Brian H. Dolley. 398 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings... photos). Soft cover. Fine. 24 x 17.2.
No. 1: The Turkish Imperial State barges. No. 2: Scrimshaw by William Lewis Roderick. No. 3: Colbert's Grand Indian Ocean Fleet.
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$40

30206
SOMERVILLE, Keith Frazier & SMITH, Harriotte W. B.
SHIPS OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY AND THEIR SPONSORS 1950-1958

Annapolis. 1959. The United States Naval Institute. 1st Ed. XXV, 291 PP, plus 26 pages with 27 bw photos (23 of ships). Fp: Mrs. Dwight D. Eisenhower christens the U.S.S. Nautilus. Cloth cover, gilt crest (The Society of Sponsors of the United States Navy) on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Fine. 24 x 16.
Published for the 50th anniversary of the Society. Prayer for the U.S. Navy. Ship types and symbols (CVA: Attack Aircraft Carrier to IX: Unclassified Miscellaneous). How ships are named. Ships: from Ability (MSO-519) to Zuna (ATF-95). List of sponsors since 1915. Builders of sponsored navy ships (1915-1958).
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$20

12638
SOMERVILLE, Vice-Admiral Boyle
THE CHART-MAKERS

London. 1928. William Blackwood. 1st Ed. (10), 302 PP, plus 8 b/w plates. Fp: Lieutenant-Commander Boyle Somerville, R.N. FEP: Map of New Hebrides Islands. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Spine slightly sunned and a little worn. Foxing around edges and, o/wise a very good copy. 22 x 14.5.
Surveying expeditions in the 1890's of the Queensland Coast, the New Hebrides Archipelago following calls at Norfolk Island and Nouméa.
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$40

63132
SOMNER, Graeme
SCOTTISH FISHERY PROTECTION

Kendal, Cumbria. 1983. World Ship Society. WSS Monograph No. 7. 56 PP with 38 b/w photos. Soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617266
The story of the vessels that have served the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland since 1882.
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$30

15856
SPALDIN, B.G. & APPLEYARD, H.S.
THE WEST HARTLEPOOL STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY LIMITED and TALISMAN TRAWLERS LIMITED

London. 1980. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 56 PP with b/w photos throughout. Fp: Derwenthall and Hendonhall. Soft cover (house flag on front cover). Fine. 21.5 x 14. 0905617134
History & fleet details.
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$15

50441
SPARKS, John & SOPER, Tony
PENGUINS

Sydney. 1968. Angus & Robertson. 1st Australian edition of the 1967 UK original. 263 PP with hundreds of b/w or coloured illustrations by Robert Gillmor, plus 24 pages with 33 b/w photos. Hard cover, device on front cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 15.3.
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$15

21827
STAMMERS, M.K.
TUGS AND TOWAGE

London. 1989. Shire Publications. Ist Ed. No. 239 in Shire Album series. 32 PP with 4 plans & 40 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15. 0747800391
Their history since their inception at the beginning of the 19th Century.
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$15

21295
STANBURY, Peter & BUSHELL, Lydia (editors)
SOUTH PACIFIC ISLANDS

Sydney. 1984. Macleay Museum / University of Sydney. 1st Ed. (6), 130 PP with 7 tables, 3 maps, 5 figures & 53 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine lightly sunned. Fine. 24 x 18. 0909635269
An introduction to the Pacific islands. Contributions on: European Discovery (Robert Langdon), Landforms (John Connell), Botany (Wee-Lek Chew), Languages (Darrell Tryon), Arts (Beth Dean & Victor Carell), Whaling (William Dawbin), Crops & Farming (Peter Searle), Politics and Independence (Stuart Inder).
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$15

12107
STEADMAN, D.W. & ZOUSMER, S
GALAPAGOS - Discovery on Darwin's Islands

Washington. 1989. Smithsonian Inst. 2nd Print. of 1988 ed. 208 PP with b/w & colour illust. Second part contains 51 full-page colour plates by Lee M. Steadman. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.6. 0874748917
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$20

62962
STEPHENS, Alan M.
THE STATESHIPS STORY 1912-1977

Fremantle. 1977. Western Australian State Shipping Service. 1st Ed. 84 PP with 32 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on half title page, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 25 x 20. 0950095230
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$75

14073
STEVENSON, Joanne
NO CASE TO ANSWER

Sydney. 1971. Alpha Books. 1st Ed. XI, 208 PP, plus 8 pages with 18 b/w photos. FEP: The Approach to Collision. REP: USN Evans in profile. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.5. 855530480
Collision between the aircraft carrier HMAS MELBOURNE and the destroyer USS EVANS. Aftermath when the wife of the Australian Captain tried to clear his name.
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$10

63076
STEVENSON, Jock
PORT AND PEOPLESupplement - End of an Era

Napier. 1989. Hawke's Bay Harbour Board. Volume: End of an Era (supplement). 1st Ed. (8), 151 PP with b/w illustrations and 29 colour photos. Soft cover. Name of previous owner at top corner of title page. Fine. 29 x 21.
Supplement, End of an Era (The continued story of the Port of Napier 1975-1989): Hawkes Bay Harbour Board Bows Out, Port of Napier Limited, Bows In.
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$30

56276
STEWART, A. J.
MERCHANT SHIPS: WORLD BUILT, Vessels of 1000 tons gross and over completed in 1963

London & New York. 1964. Adlard Coles & John de Graff. 1st Ed., Volume XII, 1964. 176 PP with 1 graph, tables & bw illust. (photos & plans). Fp: Forcados, 8,150 tons d.w. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Montreal City). Dust jacket with price clipped. Faint foxing. Near fine. Oblong: 15 x 23.
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$30

41261
STEWART, I. G.
BRITISH TRAMPS and their Peacetime Contribution to World Shipping History

Perth. 1997. Ian Stewart Marine Publications. 1st Ed. VI, 514 PP with over 110 plans & profiles, and 880 b/w photos. Fp: "Imperial Valley". Pictorial laminated boards. Dedicatory note on front endpaper, dated and signed by the author. Fine. 30.5 x 22. 0646222716
The British tramp ship: background, development, new trends in designs during the late 1950s. British Standard tramps, and Liberty Ship replacements...
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$125

18723
ST.GEORGE SAUNDERS, Hilary A.
COMBINED OPERATIONS - The Official Story of the Commandos

New York. 1943. Macmillan. 1st US Ed. Foreword by Vice-Admiral Lord Louis Mountbatten, Chief of Combined Operations. XIII, (3 blank), 155 PP with 7 maps in text plus 32 pages with 41 illust. (including 2 maps in half-tone). Cloth cover, device on front cover. Ex-libris on half-title page. Very good. 21 x 14.
Assaults on the fronts of the Mediterranean, Atlantic (from Norway to France), Indian Ocean (Diego-Suarez).
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$15

62563
STOBART, John
Windjammer: TUSITALA (colour print)

New York. c. 1970. Mobil Oil Corporation. Print on art paper of a colour painting by John Stobart. Near fine. Oblong format: 35.5 x 51.
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$10

50599
STONE, Peter (compiler)
DIVE AUSTRALIA 1986-1987. A directory of Dive Locations, Dive Shops and Services in Australia

Yarram, Victoria. 1985. Oceans Enterprises. 2nd edition of the 1982 original. (10), 420, (2) PP with b/w illust. (drawings, location maps, photos...). Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner with some drawings on inside front cover. Very good. 21.4 x 15.5. 0949839019
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$10

47124
STONE, Richard
WELCOMING THE FLEETS (in National Library of Australia News)

Canberra. 2004. N.L.A. Volume XIV, No. 11, August 2004. Contains article from P.18 and 21 with 9 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Material (ephemera) documenting American naval visits of 1908 The Great White Fleet, and 1925.
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$15

15853
STOTT, Bob
THE COOK STRAIT FERRY STORY

Wellington. 1981. Southern Press. 1st Ed., with a foreword by E. J. Knox. 48 PP with 1 map, 1 plan, 1 engraving & 52 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 14.6 x 21. 0908616015
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$15

63007
STREATER, R.A. & GREENMAN D.G. (editors)
JANE'S MERCHANT SHIPS 1982

London. 1982. Jane's Publishing Co. 1st edition with a foreword by Captain John Moore. [14], (2 blank), 1046 PP with 5 tables, 75 b/w photos, 35 plans and some 10,000 numbered drawings (scale 1:2400). Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 32.4 x 22. 0710601689
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$50

62747
STUCHIN, Marcie & ABRAMSON, Susan
WATERSIDE HOMES

New York. 1998. PBC International, Inc. 1st Ed. Foreword by Katherine Pearson. 176 PP with 22 sketch-plans and over 255 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 26.5 x 26.5. 0866366318
Many coastal homes ... & the 120-foot yacht "Indiscretion", built by Broward Marine of Florida.
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$10

18528
SVENSSON, Sam
SAILS THROUGH THE CENTURIES

New York. 1965. Macmillan. 1st US Ed. 116 PP with 68 illustrations by Gordon Macfie (1 figurehead, 7 b/w pen and ink, and 60 colour line drawings). Decorated hard cover. Fine. 19.2 x 18.8.
Various types of vessels and their historical backgrounds.
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$10

40961
SYME, Marten A.
LIFEBOATS FOR VICTORIA - The story of lifeboats and their crews in Victoria 1856 - 1979

Port Fairy, Victoria. 2001. Roebuck Press. 1st Ed., No. 55 in the Roebuck Society Publication series. XVI, 80 PP with tables, 2 sketches, plans (2 of lifeboats and 5 of ports and bays), and 48 photos (8 colour and 40 b/w). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 22. 0957929501
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$20

62427
TALBOT-BOOTH, E. C. (editor)
MERCHANT SHIPS - 1963

London. 1963. The Journal of Commerce and Shipping Telegraph. 1963 edition. 458 PP, (4 PP adv.) with 50 figures in Introductory section and over 4000 profile drawings in the Ship Identification section, 403 funnels in the Fleet List section. Hard cover, gilt title spine, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket rubbed with a few chips. Some foxing, o/wise near fine internally. Oblong: 22.8 x 28.5.
Ships with their particulars, shipping lines with fleet list and a most comprehensive index.
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$40

62869
TAYLOR, Peter
SHIPWRECKS - A Practical Guide to Research and Discovery

Melbourne. 2013. Scuttlebutt Press. 1st Ed. IX, 179 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, plans and photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.4 x 20.7. 9780980590241
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$40

62931
THEARLE, Samuel J. P.
THE MODERN PRACTICE OF SHIPBUILDING IN IRON AND STEEL - Volume I: Text

London. 1886. William Collins. 1st Ed. 233, (4) PP with tables and 31 figures. Cloth cover, gilt device and title on front cover. Ingleton bookplate on front endpaper. Light wear to covers, light foxing, mostly on prelims, o/wise near fine. 22.3 x 14.5.
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$55

57996
THIELE, Ron
KETCH HAND - The Twilight of Sail in South Australian Waters

Portland, Victoria. 1987. Main'sle Books. 1st Ed. (2), 168 PP with b/w illustrations. Title page: Ketch "Trucanini". Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.7 x 18.5. 0731615514
Ketches and schooners plying the South Australian waters and beyond, the boys who manned them and of trade they were involved with (grain, etc ..).
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$40

62917
THIERCELIN, Dr. Louis & MORTELIER, Christiane
UN BALEINIER FRANCAIS A ARAMA (in Bulletin No. 94)

Nouméa. 1993. Société d'Etudes Historiques de Nouvelle-Calédonie. No. 94 (1st term 1993). 100 PP. Contains article, presented by Christiane Mortelier, between P.11 and 52 with b/w illustrations (1 chart, 1 photo, 1 portrait and 8 engravings). Pictorial soft cover. Issue lacks P.75 to 84. French text. Very good. 27.6 x 17.5.
Call in 1863, of the French Whalers "Gustave" and "Winslow" in the North of New Caledonia. Encounter with Father Jerome Guitta.
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$10

46680
THOMAS, Nicholas
DISCOVERIES. The Voyages of Captain Cook

London. 2003. Allen Lane. 1st Ed. XXXVIII, 468 PP with 6 head pieces (on double page), 9 maps (3 on double page) and 54 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 16. 0713995572
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$25

62966
THOMAS, P. N.
BRITISH OCEAN TRAMPS, Volume 1: Builders & Cargoes

Albrighton. U.K. 1992. Waine Research. 1st Ed. 158 PP with over 150 illust. (photos, plans, graphs,...) incl. 6 full-page colour photos. Title-page: "Enfield". Fp (in colour): "Wanstead". FEP: Steamer "Alistruther". REP: Facsimile of a Charter Party. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Fine. 30.3 x 21.5. 0905184130
Definition of tramp steamers and tramping. Design, construction & shipbuilders, cargoes and shipbroking.
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$75

62965
THOMAS, P. N.
BRITISH OCEAN TRAMPS, Volume 2: Owners and Their Ships

Albrighton. 1992. Waine Research. 1st Ed. (2), 182 PP with many b/w & colour illust. (plans, profiles, photos) & 8 colour plates in text. Title-page: "Arcwear". Fp (in colour): Single-deck steamer "Cardiff". FFEP: "Osiris". Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Fine. 30.3 x 21.5. 0905184149
Definition of tramp steamers and tramping. Design, construction & shipbuilders, cargoes and shipbrokering.
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$85

48004
THOMSON, W. John
Photographic Album of SOUTH AUSTRALIAN PASSENGER VESSELS

Adelaide. 2003. Author. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 map, 1 plan and 86 b/w photos. Title page: S.S. Herbert (1896-1906?). Pictorial soft cover (S.S. Flinders). Fine. Oblong: 21 x 29.5. 0646429221
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$25

43202
THORSOE, Soren, SIMONSEN, Peter & FREDERICHSEN, Frederik
THE DANNEBROG FLEET 1883-1993

Rungsted, Denmark. 1993. Dannebrog Rederi AS. 1st Ed., with an historic preface by Ebbe Wedell-Wedellsborg. 208 PP with 1 map, 8 profiles (in colour), 7 plans, 270 b/w photos and 4 colour illustrations. FEP (in colour): Nordborg, 1930. REP (in colour): Brattingsborg, 1970. Pictorial boards. Fine. 27.6 x 24.2. 8798430505
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$45

20965
THORSOE, Soren, SIMONSEN, Peter, KROGH-ANDERSEN, Soren, FREDERICHSEN, Frederik &
DFDS 1866-1991 - Ship Development through 125 years - from Paddle Steamer to Ro/Ro Ship / Skibsudvikling gennem 125 ar fra Hjuldamper til Rulleskib

Copenhagen. 1991. DFDS A/S. 1st Ed. 503 PP with 3 maps, 21 plans, 86 bw illust., and 732 photos of ships (Fleet list). Illustrated endpapers. Laminated decorated boards. Lower corner of front endpaper not properly pasted down (publisher error), o/wise fine. Danish and English text. 30.2 x 21.2. 08798003003
Short Sea shipping line running between Denmark and the United Kingdom and Iceland. As of 1926, routes to Atlantic ports of North and South America.
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$35

55841
TOOLEY, Ronald Vere, SCOTT, Valerie G.,
THE MAP COLLECTOR - Issues Nos. 1 to 74

Tring, UK. 1977 to 1996. Map Collector Publications Ltd. Complete run of the 74 issues published. Issue No. 1: December 1977 with 42 PP to issue No. 74: Spring 1996 with 72 PP. 74 issues with a total of 5430 PP, plus 5 index (1-20 , 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, & 51-60) with 90 PP. Each issue with original illustrated soft covers. Spine of 4 issues with minor damage. A fine set. 29.9 x 21.
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$1750

55429
TORRANCE, William
MOTOR SHIPS OF THE THIRTIES

Brisbane. 1988. The Estate of Wm. Torrance. 1st Ed. VII, 132 PP with b/w illust. (photos & drawings). Title page: M.V. Limerick. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 0959144919
A cross-section of the motor ships seen on the Brisbane River during the 1930's.
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$20

20439
TORRANCE, William
STEAMERS ON THE RIVER - From Ipswich to the Sea

Brisbane. 1986. Author. 1st Ed. XIV, 278 PP with bw illust. Title page: Federal steamer Devon in the Hamilton Reach. Fp: City of Brisbane. Eps: South Brisbane Reach in 1880. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 0959144900
Illustrated account of the activities of steamers on the river and the bay of Brisbane between WWI & WWII.
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$20

13345
TRASK, David F.
CAPTAINS & CABINETS - Anglo-American Naval Relations, 1917-1918

Columbia, Missouri, USA. 1972. University of Missouri Press. 1st Ed. 396 PP with 16 b/w photos, 2 maps, 3 graphs and 3 tables. Title spread: Convoy. Eps: Aerial view of the German High Sea Fleet lying at anchor in Kiel Harbor. Cloth cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 24 x 15. 0826201296
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$30

40298
TRILLO, Robert L. (editor)
JANE'S OCEAN TECHNOLOGY 1976-77

London. 1976. Macdonald / Jane's Publishers. 2nd Ed. 680 PP with 28 pages of advertisements, and b/w illustrations (photos and plans). Fp: In transit, Waage Drill I owned by Santa Fe International corporation. Eps: Advertisements. Cloth cover, dj. Near fine. 32.3 x 22. 0354005308
Section 1: underwater systems (submersibles, diver assistance vehicles, towed manned vehicles...). Section 2: Surface systems (research and survey vessels, tugs and supply vessels...). Section 3: Air systems (helicopters).
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$35

50089
TURNIDGE, L. E., GIBB, Sir Alexander, RUSSELL, R. C. H. & MEE, Capt. S. L.
THE MARINE BOARD OF BURNIE: REPORTS ON PORT DEVELOPMENT INVESTIGATION - October 1959

Burnie. 1959. The Marine Board of Burnie. 1st Ed. (1), 18 PP (recto only), plus 18 plates with 3 b/w photos, figures and tables, and 6 folded plates (plans at various development stages). Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover. Front endpaper with Ingleton bookplate and a manuscript letter from G.C. Ingleton, Hydrographic Office, to Captain J.W.S. Madden, Harbour Master, Burnie, tipped in. Near fine. 34.5 x 21.8.
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$80

50088
TURNIDGE, L. E., GIBB, Sir Alexander, RUSSELL, R. C. H. & MEE, Capt. S. L.
THE MARINE BOARD OF BURNIE: REPORTS ON PORT DEVELOPMENT INVESTIGATION - October 1959

Burnie. 1959. The Marine Board of Burnie. 1st Ed. (1), 18 PP (recto only), plus 18 plates with 3 b/w photos, figures and tables, and 6 folded plates (plans at various development stages). Cloth cover, git title on front cover. Ingleton bookplate inside front cover. Two letters between G.C. Ingleton, Hydrographic Office, and Captain J.W.S. Madden, Harbour Master, tipped in on rear endpaper. Near fine. 34.5 x 21.8.
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$80

63041
UNDERHILL, Harold A.
DEEP-WATER SAIL

Glasgow. 1988. Brown, Son & Ferguson. Reprint of the 2nd edition of 1963 (original of 1952). XXIX, (3), 302 PP, plus 64 pages with 101 b/w illustrations, and 100 plates of construction, rigging, sail plans... Fp: Mediterranean schooner. FEP: 19th & 20th century fore & aft rigged craft. REP: 19th & 20th century square-rigged craft. Hard cover, title in blind on front board and gilt on spine, dj. Name of previous owner at top of front endpaper. Fine. 25 x 18.2. 085174172X
Covers types from Tasmania to Canada, from the Pacific islands to Scandinavia.
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$100

62195
UNION STEAMSHIPS
THE S. S. "AWATEA" (in The Maritime Services Board of New South Wales Officer's Journal)

Sydney. 1937. M. S. B. Vol. XIII, No. 4, September 1937. Edited by H. L. Gilmour. XII (advertisements), 44 PP. Contains article pages 2 to 8 with 4 b/w photos. Soft cover. Near fine. 18.3 x 12.3
Liner of Union Steam Ships of New Zealand.
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$5

52506
VAN DEN BURG, G.
CONTAINERISATION AND OTHER UNIT TRANSPORT

London. 1975. Hutchinson Benham Ltd. Revised edition of the 1969 original. 336 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (drawings, graphs, plans, and sketches), plus 16 pages with 18 b/w photos. Eps (in colour) : Atlantic Cognac discharging by Albert Brenet. Cloth cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 24 x 16. 091227909
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$15

63057
VILLIERS, Alan
VANISHED FLEETS - Sea Stories From Old Van Dieman's Land

Cambridge. 1974. Patrick Stephens. Reprint of the 1931 original, with a new introduction. (XIV), 297 PP, plus 16 pages with 20 b/w photos. Fp: Hobart. Eps: A chart of Tasmania. Cloth cover, gilt-engraved signature of Alan Villiers on front cover, dj (price clipped). Fine. 22 x 14.5. 0684141124
A survey of the maritime history of Tasmania. Earlier days, convict ships, whalers, clippers & later days.
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$60

58661
WALKABOUT MAGAZINE
WALKABOUT - Australian Geographical Magazine - Vol. 24, No. 4

Melbourne. 1958. Australian National Travel Association. Vol. 24, No. 4, April 1958, edited by Basil G. Atkinson & Richard D. Piesse. 40 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial (Lyrebird, Sherbrooke Forest, Victoria) soft cover. Very good. 30.2 x 24.
Cooktown and the Laura Railway, by Noel Lambert. ... The beauty and variety of Australia's gum-nuts, by A. E. Brooks. ...
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$10

62659
WALKABOUT MAGAZINE
WALKABOUT, Australia's Way of Life Magazine - Volume 34, No. 1

Melbourne. 1968. Australian National Travel Association. Volume 34, No. 1, January 1968. Edited by Brian McArdle & Peter Fenton. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine.
The Bikini - What next ?, by Keith Dunstan. Round Australia by Rail, by Patsy Adam Smith. Alcohol and Australia: A Rum Story, by Oscar Mendelsohn. Sturt and the Inland Sea, by Erwin Feeken.
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$10

62660
WALKABOUT MAGAZINE
WALKABOUT, Australia's Way of Life Magazine - Volume 34, No. 7

Melbourne. 1968. Australian National Travel Association. Volume 34, No. 7, July 1968. Edited by Brian McArdle & Peter Fenton. 48 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine.
West Coast of Tasmania resurection, by Osmar White. One-Way ticket to Sydney Town, by Nance Donkin. The Magnet of King Cross, by April Hersey. They are putting Australia's secrets on the map, by Fred Dickenson.
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$10

18768
WATERS, Captain John M.
BLOODY WINTER

Annapolis. 1984. Naval Institute Press. Revised edition of the 1967 original. XIV, (2), 285 PP with 3 maps in text plus 42 pages with 73 bw photos. Hard cover, dj. Very good. 23.6 x 15.8. 0870210912
Winter of 1942-43, climax in the Battle of the Atlantic against the German u-boats.
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$15

32785
WEST, Captain Ellsworth Luce & MAYHEW, Eleanor Ransom
CAPTAIN'S PAPERS - A Log of Whaling and other Sea Experiences

Barre, Mass., USA. 1965. Barre Publishers. 1st Ed. VIII, 172 PP, plus 16 pages with 19 b/w photos. Fp: Map of the Bering Sea. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (small rub at back), o/wise fine. 23.5 x 15.5.
Whaling either from New England or California, in the Bering Sea, the North Pacific and Central Pacific (Marshall, Caroline...). Shipwrecked in 1899 on Kusaie (Kosrae), Federated States of Micronesia...
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$50

51683
WHITE, Margaret Isabel (Daisy)
DAISY IN EXILE: The Diary of an Australian Schoolgirl in France 1887-1889

Canberra. 2003. National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. Introduced and annotated by Marc Serge Rivière. Foreword by Judy White. X, 189 PP with 3 family trees and 30 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15. 0642197645
Sent to school Les Ruches, Fontainebleau, near Paris.
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$30

63127
WHITE, Richard (editor)
SIGNIFICANT SMALL VESSELS OF 1991

London. 1992. RINA / The Royal Institution of Naval Architects. 1992 edition. 56 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (plans & photos). Pictorial soft cover (Jet Raider III). Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 0903055147
Study of 24 vessels.
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$35

49364
WHITLEY, Gilbert Percy
THE MIDDLETON AND ELIZABETH REEFS, South Pacific Ocean

Sydney. 1937. Royal Zoological Society of N.S.W. 1st Ed. Vol.8, Part 4, issue March 12, 1937. (2), 199-274 PP with 3 drawings, and 3 maps, plus 6 plates (XIII - XVIII) at rear of book. Bound copy, cloth cover, gilt title on leather vignette pasted down on spine, front cover of original wrappers pasted down on title page. Ingleton bookplate on front endpaper. Fine. 25.5 x 19.
The author was the ichthyologist at the Australian Museum in Sydney.
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$60

63189
WIDDOWS, Nick
CAR FERRIES OF THE BRITISH ISLES 1992/3

Kilgetty, Wales. 1992. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. Foreword by Bill Moses. 56 PP with 31 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title-page. Fine. 21 x 14.7. 187194712X
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$10

37387
WILKINSON, John, HILL, Joyce & RYAN, W. F. (editors)
JERUSALEM PILGRIMAGE 1099-1185

London. 1988. Hakluyt Society. No. 167 in the Second series. XI, 372 PP with 24 maps and plans. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on top edge. Near fine. 22.5 x 14. 0904180212
17 accounts of voyage by westerners to the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem.
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$25

16757
WILKINSON-LATHAM Robert
THE ROYAL NAVY 1790-1970

London. 1977. Osprey. 1st Ed., in the Men-at-Arms series. 40 PP printed on 2 columns with 39 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with colour plates by G.A. Embleton. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24.7 x 18.2. 0850452481
Uniforms of the Royal Navy.
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$10

63179
WILLERTON, P. F.
BASIC SHIPHANDLING FOR MASTERS, MATES AND PILOTS

Keelung, Taiwan. c. 1980. Maritime Books, Tapes & Gifts Co. Taiwanese edition of the 1980 edition published by Stanford Maritime. Foreword by Captain C. A. Rhodes. 152 PP 91 figures. Manuscript notes on pages 137/138. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Lower corner of front endpaper clipped and with name of previous owner. Very good. 20.8 x 14.
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$20

63014
WILLIAMS, Mark
SUNKEN TREASURE

London. 1980. Cassell. 1st Ed. (4), 184 PP, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing on top outside edge. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0304305022
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$55

47450
WILLIAMS, Robyn
RAISING THE BATAVIA (in The Australian Way)

Melbourne. 1992. Australian Airlines Ltd. Issue for November 1992. Contains article between pages 10 and 13 with 7 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
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$10

43833
WILLIAMSON, Caroline & McFADZEAN, Moya (editors)
IMMIGRATION MUSEUM - MELBOURNE

Melbourne. 1998. Museum Victoria. 1st Ed. VIII, 40 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28.2 x 21. 0731152077
Immigration: Leavings, Journeys, Arrivals, Settlings, Impacts. Immigration and the character of Victoria.
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$25

62940
WILSON, Capt. John Aa.
WOODEN WALLS TO DISTANT SHORES - A Maritime Concoction and the Regina Maris Saga

Oslo. 1984. Author. 1st Ed. 346 PP with 1 colour photo and b/w illustrations. 3 sheet "addenda" loosely inserted. Fp: The Regina Maris under sail. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (rubbed and creased and a few repaired small tears). Faint foxing o/wise fine . 27 x 21.
An unusual book.
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$40

20515
WINSER, John de S.
BRITISH CROSS-CHANNEL RAILWAY PASSENGER SHIPS

London. 1994. Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 map, 1 silhouette, 3 plans and 126 b/w photos. Title spread: Dieppe Harbour, 15th August 1937. Half title page: the 1445 tons Brittany. FEP: View of St Helier Harbour with Falaise in port. REP: The 1949 Strait of Dover steamer Maid of Orleans. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 28 x 22. 185260459X
53 ships which joined the railway-owned fleets from 1920 to 1963.
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$25

63185
WOOD, Jack & PARSONS, Ronald
A PICTORIAL REVIEW OF MURRAY RIVER PADDLE SHIPS

Adelaide. 1985. Railmac Publications. 1st Ed. 24 PP with 30 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 15.2 0949817481
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$10

20521
WOODMAN, Richard
THE HISTORY OF THE SHIP, The comprehensive story of seafaring from the earliest times to the present day

London. 1997. Conway Maritime Press. 1st Ed. 352 PP with bw and colour illust. Title spread: the Ariel, 1811. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 30.2 x 25.5. 085177721X
Ships: their cultural and technical development.
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$25

36578
WOODROOFFE, Thomas
VANTAGE AT SEA - England's Emergence as an Oceanic Power

New York. 1958. St Martins Press. 1st US Ed. 302 PP with 5 maps, plus 12 plates with 17 b/w illustrations. Fp: Ship on the starboard tack, 1565. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 23.5 x 15.5.
Her activities at sea with Hawkins, Drake.... against the Spanish colonies which led to the defeat of the Spanish Armada.
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$10

16710
WORLD SHIP SOCIETY
NAVY ON REVIEW 77, A Pictorial Record of the Silver Jubilee Review

London. 1977. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 1 centrefold map & 164 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 21 x 14.2. 0905617029
The ships present at the event, 28th June, 1977.
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$10

62853
YOUNG, John
P&O AT 175 YEARS - (in Sea Breezes)

Braddan, Isle of Man. 2012. Sea Breezes. July 2012 issue. 62 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Contains article between P. 6 and 7. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.4 x 21.
Also contains: Cutty Sark raises from the ashes, by Robert Simper. The "African Comet", by Andrew Bell.
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$10

50333
ZANTVOORT, Pim
THE COCKPIT BOOK

London. 1972. Adlard Coles. 1st UK edition. (1),39 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff cover, spiral bound. Errata slip pasted down inside front cover. Very good. 21.6 x 14. 0229986374
A Highway Code of the Sea: Rules of the road, signals (sound and visuals), lights (navigation, recognition)... Flag etiquette.
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$5

52771
ZATORSKI, Kapitän Walther V. & MELLERT, Kapitän Friedrich
CAP HORNIERS - XV. Kongress Amicale Internationale des Capitaines au Long-Cours, in Bremen und Hamburg, 17-20 Juin 1959

Saint Malo / Hamburg. 1960. Deutsche Sektion / Amicale Internationale des Capitaines au Long Cours Cap Horniers. 1st Ed. 56 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings and photos). FEP: Map of the South Atlantic Ocean with track of a Cape Horner in 1911. Pictorial boards. Text in German, French and English. Fine. 30 x 21.
Review of the first congress held in Germany.
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$60