53298
AAMH
THE GREAT CIRCLE: Journal of the Australian Association for Maritime History - Volume 22, Nos. 1 & 2, 2000

Perth. 2000. The Australian Association for Maritime History. Edited by Kenneth McPHERSON. No. 1: 56 PP with 1 b/w photo. No. 2: 72 PP with 1 graph and 5 tables. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 24 x 16.3.
No. 1: Heirlooms and Tea Towels: views of ships' gender in the modern maritime museum, by Jeffrey Mellefont. The last voyage of the Macdhui, 6-18 June 1942, by Francis Ravel Harvey. No. 2: American Whalers and the Western Australian colonies 1826-1888, by Martin Gibbs. Australia's Naval coaling battalion 1916-17, by Richard Morris.
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$20

65255
ACERRA, Martine & MEYER, Jean
LA GRANDE EPOQUE DE LA MARINE A VOILE

Rennes. 1987. Editions Ouest-France. 1st Ed. in "De Memoire d'homme: l'histoire" series. 215, (7) PP with 4 tables and 51 b/w illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Covers lightly rubbed and sunned. Name of previous owner on front endpaper and title page. French text. Occasional foxing. Very good. 23 x 15.5. 273730038X
The glorious era of the French Sailing Navy. The ships, the shipyards, the manning... War at sea. Trading voyages. Scientific exploration.
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$10

37525
ALLCOT, John
JOHN ALLCOT: MARINE ARTIST

Sydney. 1978. Copperfield. Limited edition of 500 copies. This copy is No.64 and is signed by Rodney Allcot (his son). (8), XIII, 160PP, with 40 full-page colour plates tipped in and protected with tissue guards, followed by XX PP containing a glossary and b/w illustrations. Original full blue calf, gilt engraved front cover. Contained in a blue cloth slipcase with a gilt device on front board. Gilt on spine is almost completely faded. A little light foxing, o/wise a near fine copy of this collectable item. Large book: 50cm x 38cm.
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$700

16784
ALLEN, Kenneth
SAILORS IN BATTLE

London. 1966. Odhams. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 28 b/w illustrations by Martha Hart. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Light foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14.
Twenty-four centuries of war at sea: from the Battle of Salamis in 480 BC to the Battle of Matapan in 1941.
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$10

67832
AMATEUR YACHT RESEARCH SOCIETY
RUDDER DESIGN FOR SAILING CRAFT

London. c. 1974. Amateur Yacht Research Society. 1st Ed., publication No. 79 of A.Y.R.S. 80 PP with b/w illustrations (plans photos and sketches). Pictorial card covers a little rubbed/worn around edges, o/wise a very good copy. 21 x 14.
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$15

58941
AMATEUR YACHT RESEARCH SOCIETY
SOLO CRUISING - AYRS Publication No.53

London. 1965. Amateur Yacht Research Society. 1st ed. 87, (3) PP with b/w figures. Illustrated soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 14.2.
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$10

35251
ANDERSEN, Hakon With & COLLETT, John Peter
ANCHOR AND BALANCE - Det Norske Veritas 1864-1989

Oslo. 1989. J. W. Cappelens Forlag A.S. 1st English edition. 491 PP with 29 graphs, b/w and colour photos. Fp (in colour): shipwrecked on the coast. Cloth cover, crest of Norske Veritas in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Short note with signatures on front endpaper. Near fine. 26.5 x 19.7. 8202117690
125 years history of this Ship's Classification Society.
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$70

63998
ANDERSON, Roy
WHITE STAR

London. 1964. T. Stephenson & Sons. 1st Ed. XII, 236 PP with 7 tail-pieces (by J.H. Isherwood) and 2 head-pieces, plus 32 pages with 58 b/w photos. Fp: Folded colour plate of the 60,000 ton Oceanic (by J.H. Isherwood). Cloth cover, dj (price cut out). Dust jacket lightly rubbed, short tears and with an old watermark on the inside of dj. Offsetting on endpapers and occasional foxing. Otherwise near fine internally. 22.2 x 14.6.
Full story of the White Star Line and Fleet List of their sailing ships, steam & motor ships (P.185 to 218).
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$50

45307
ATTENBOROUGH, David
THE FIRST EDEN - The Mediterranean World and Man

Boston. 1978. Little, Brown and Company. 1st US edition. 240 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Fp: Barbary Macaques in the cedar forest of Morocco. Eps: Map of the Mediterranean World. Hard cover, dj (chipped). Near fine. 25.6 x 20.5. 0316057509
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$10

67969
AUSTIN, Ted
AUSTIN BUILT BOATS

Brisbane. 1949. Ted Austin Boat Builder. 3 folds flyer with 5 b/w photos. Flyer with creases and rubbed patches at folds. Very good. 23 x 14.5.
16 Ft "Sea Nymph" de luxe ...
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$10

68085
AUSTRALIAN SHIPPING
Task Force on the AUSTRALIAN SHIPBUILDING INDUSTRY - REPORT - January 1984

Canberra. 1984. A.G.P.S. / Department of Transport. January 1984 edition. V, 64 PP with tables. Pictorial card cover. Stamp of the Devonport Maritime Museum on bottom of title-page. Very good. 25 x 17.5. 0644031743
Data as at 30 June 1982. Trading Vessels... Trades... Passenger ferries... Ships imported & ships constructed. Dry docks and patent slipways.
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$10

67880
AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL
WARTIME - Official Magazine of the Australian War Memorial - Issue 77

Canberra. 2017. Australian War Memorial. Issue No. 77, 2017. Edited by Andrew McDonald. 72 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Issue No. 77: Axis Ascendant. Blitzkrieg, by James Holland. Operation Barbarossa, by David Stahel. Pearl Harbor: 75 years on, by Jonathan Parshall. Malayan Campaign and fall of Singapore. ... Proposed Invasion of Australia by Japanese war planners.
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$10

68197
A. B. S.
AMERICAN BUREAU OF SHIPPING - One Hundredth Anniversary 1862 - 1962

New York. 1962. The American Bureau of Shipping. 1st Ed. (10), 132, (2) PP with tables, 36 illustrated head pieces duo-tone) and 27 b/w illustrations (1 art work of "N.S. Savannah", 11 portraits and 17photos), plus 2 plates (Certificate for an approved Shipmaster & Certificate of Classification for hull). Fp: American Bureau of Shipping Building, New York City. Illustrated endpapers. Cloth cover, gilt device and title on front board and spine. Stamps and markings of the "Dept. of Shipping & Transport Library", Canberra on half title page, top corner of pages 55, 65, 93 and rear endpaper (with envelope for loan card). Contents in near fine condition (unread copy). 26 x 20.
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$30

67958
BATE, Frank R.M.
SAMUEL BATE, Singular Character 1776 - 1849 - The Life of a Turbulent Pioneer

Sydney. 1987. Brookdale Press. 1st Ed. 200 PP, plus 16 pages with 22 b/w illustrations. Eps: plan of Sydney, 1842. Hard cover, dust jacket a little rubbed, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.5. 0958785104
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$30

48843
BEACH, Commander Edward L.
SUBMARINE!

London. 1953. William Heinemann. 1st UK edition, with a foreword by Vice-Admiral Charles A. Lockwood. (14), 274 PP. Cloth cover, dj price clipped). Repaired tear at head of spine of dust jacket. Occasional foxing. Very good.. 20 x 13.5.
The USS "Trigger" and other US submarines (Tang, Wahoo, Sea-wolf...) during the Pacific War.
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$10

37712
BEAVER, Paul
THE BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIER

Wellingborough, UK. 1984. Patrick Stephens. Second edition of the 1982 original. 240 PP with 3 drawings and 159 b/w illustrations. Title spread: A Firefly landing on the Canadian carrier Magnificent. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 24 x 16. 0850597226
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$15

34228
BELL, Douglas
SEAMEN OF BRITAIN

London. 1943. Thomas Nelson and Sons. 1st Ed. VII, 8-288 PP, plus 8 b/w plates. Fp: Admiral Lord Nelson. Cloth cover, dj. War economy paper, foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.2 x 15.
Accounts of British Seamen from the days of Chaucer's Shipman of Dartmouth to the men who boarded the Altmark in 1940.
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$10

65890
BELL, Les & HEMING SHADBOLT, Gillian
NEW GUINEA ENGINEER: The Memoirs of Les Bell M.B.E. (Mil) - Silent Keys: VK4LZ

Sydney. 2002. Rosenberg Publishing. 1st Ed. 271 PP with 1 map, plus 24 pages with 46 b/w photos. Fp: map of Papua New Guinea and Cape York Peninsula. Pictorial soft cover. Title page with dedicatory note to previous owner signed by Gillian Heming Shadbolt. Near fine. 23 x 15.3. 1877058076
Startling stories of peace and war in Queensland, Papua, New Guinea, New Britain, New Ireland and the Squally Islands; as told to Gillian Heming Shadbolt by wartime RAAF Flying Officer Les Bell MBE (Mil) - Silent Keys: VK4LZ.
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$40

67943
BERARD, Pierre, BRU, Henri ... (editor)
JEAN-FRANCOIS DE GALAUP DE LAPEROUSE, au Musée Lapérouse - Albi

Albi. c. 2000. Association Lapérouse Albi - France 1st Ed. Preface by the Mayor of Albi. Heritage of Dr. Pierre Amalric, by Pierre Bérard. 88 PP with 16 colour and 78 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 22 x 15.
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$20

65485
BLIGH, Captain William
THE LOG OF H.M.S. PROVIDENCE 1791-1793

London. 1976. Genesis Publications Limited. Edition limited to 500 numbered copies (No. 91/500). Preface by Admiral of the Fleet The Earl Mountbatten of Burma. Introduction by Stephen Walters. (4 blank), 951, (5 blank) PP with b/w illustrations: 2 draughts of H.M.S. Providence, 12 plates (5 on the Breadfruit tree) and 3 drawings, plus 6 maps (5 of them folded). Pages 181 to 949: The Log in facsimile. Fp (in colour with tissue guard): Breadfruit plant by Sydney Parkinson. Half bound, green buckram, spine with 5 raised bands, gilt title and 4 gilt decorations, gilt decoration (Breadfruit) on front board, all edges sprinkled. Contained in a green cloth slipcase with label. Slipcase repaired on the bottom side and lightly speckled. Very faint foxing. Otherwise a near fine copy. Scarce. Format: 35 x 23 and slipcase 36 x 23.5. 0904351017
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$550

67846
BLORE, Trevor
ESCAPE TO HILIFE - A Gourmet Goes to Sea

London. 1964. Jarrolds. 1st Ed. 160 PP, plus 16 pages with 19 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with repaired chips and price clipped, o/wise a very good clean copy. 21.5 x 14.2.
Life at sea for the crew & passengers on the run between England & South Africa, the ports of call...
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$25

67853
BOATBUILDING
BUILD A BOAT FOR PLEASURE OR PROFIT

Chicago. 1941. Popular Mechanics Company. 1st Ed. 192 PP with plans, sketches and b/w photos. Illustrated cloth cover, title on front board and spine. dj. Dust jacket with repaired tears. Newsagency stamp on front endpaper, o/wise internally very clean and bright. 24.2 x 16.7.
Hints and tips on how to build a boat: rowboats, canoe, power and sail craft, plywood outboard, inboard runabout, cabin cruiser...
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$25

67432
BONINGTON, Chris
QUEST FOR ADVENTURE

London. 1981. Hodder and Stoughton. 1st Ed. 448 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (maps, plans and photos). Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing. Very good. 28.2 x 22.2. 0340255994
21 Adventures - Oceans: Kon Tiki / Thor Heyerdahl. Gipsy Moth / Francis Chichester. Ice Bird / David Lewis. ... Desert. Rivers. Mountains. Poles ... Air.
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$10

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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$5

67862
BRIOT, Claude et Jacqueline, PRONER, Raymond et Véronique, LE BREÜS, Alain ...
LE TACITE - Un Trois-mâts pour Nouméa en 1873

Nouméa. 2017. Fortunes de Mer Calédoniennes. 1st Ed. Preface by Elisabeth Veyrat. Foreword and afterword by Philippe Houdret. 104 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Laminated pictorial boards. French text. New. 27.5 x 21.8. 9782955807804
Windjammer: Sailed from Bordeaux on 30 May 1873 and wrecked on 10 October 1873, on arrival off Nouméa, New Caledonia.
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$75

67541
BROWN, Anthony J.
ILL-STARRED CAPTAINS - FLINDERS AND BAUDIN

Adelaide. 2000. Crawford House. 1st Australian edition. Foreword by Tim Flannery. XX, 512 PP with 1 sketch, 3 maps, 3 plans and 9 charts, plus 28 pages with 22 b/w and 35 colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Ageing of paper and foxing on outside edges. Very good. 23.6 x 16. 1863331921
Australian exploration seen through two very different expeditions.
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$25

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

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

67957
BROWN, Ross
WESTERN AUSTRALIAN CRUISING - A Yachting Guide

Fremantle. 1997. Fremantle Sailing Club, Cruising Section. 1st Ed. (2), 166 PP with b/w illustrations (5 photos, 5 location maps and 127 sketch maps or plans). Pictorial soft cover. Note to previous owner at top of title page, o/wise a fine copy. 29.7 x 21.
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$50

16849
BROWNE, Douglas G.
THE FLOATING BULWARK - The Story of the Fighting Ship: 1514-1942

London. 1963. Cassell. 1st Ed. XIV, 274 PP plus 24 pages with 26 bw illust. Fp: The Burghley Nef, model of a three-masted French ship, 1482. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing. Near fine. 22.2 x 14,2.
The development of fighting ships, from the building of the Henry Grace à Dieu at Woolwich in 1514, to the eclipse of the capital ship with the Battle of Midway in 1942.
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$20

68075
BULLEN, Frank T.
THE LOG OF A SEA-WAIF, Being Recollections of the First Four Years of My Sea Life

London. 1910. Smith Elder & Co. 7th edition of the 1899 original. XII, 350, (6 publications) PP. Fp: "It is a bleak, gloomy day". Cloth cover, decorated front and spine, title in blind on front cover and gilt on spine. Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on front endpaper. A very good copy. 17.5 x 12.
Voyages to Guyana, Cuba... on board the "Pharos" to Melbourne. Colonial coasting on the "Wonga Wonga".
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$15

18521
CASSON, Lionel
THE ANCIENT MARINERS, Seafarers and Sea Fighters of the Mediterranean in Ancient Times

London. 1959. Victor Gollancz. 1st Ed. XX, (2), 286 PP with 6 figures & 2 maps in text plus 16 plates with 43 b/w illust. FEP: The Mediterranean & Black Seas. REP: The Near & Far East. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing on outside edges, both endpapers and inside dust jacket. Very good. 22.2 x 15.
From the dim beginnings of sea conquest to the great maritime empires of antiquity: Egyptian, Cretian, Mycenian & Grecian, Phoenician.
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$10

39750
CAYLEY, Frank
BENEATH THE SOUTHERN CROSS, The Story of Australia Through Flags

Sydney. 1980. Reed. Revised edition of the 1966 original "Flag of Stars". 128 PP with 55 b/w illust. in text, plus 4 pages with 32 colour flags and badges. Eps: Dutch vessels at anchor, Blackman Bay, Forestier Peninsula, Southwest Tasmania. Hard cover, dj (a little rubbed with a small closed tear). Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. An otherwise near fine copy. Oblong: 13.4 x 18.7. 0589502123
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$20

66524
CHAPELLE, Howard I.
AMERICAN SAILING CRAFT

New York. c. 1975. Bonanza Books. Bonanza reprint (A) of the 1936 original. XIV, 240 PP with 3 sketchees, 16 drawings by Charles G. Davis and 72 figures (plans and line drawings). Fp: Pinky "True Love" of Gloucester, 1815-1840. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 23.4 x 16. 0517170531
New Haven Sharpie. Skipjack. Cape Cod Catboat. Gloucester Schooner... American Pilot Boats.
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$25

67975
CHARLWOOD, Don
WRECKS AND REPUTATIONS, The Loss of the Schomberg and Loch Ard

Melbourne. 2000. Burgewood Books. Reprint of the 2nd edition of 1988 (original of 1977). XIV, 194 PP with 2 maps, 2 plans (rig & sail), plus 8 pages with 20 b/w illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 19 x 13. 0646280066
The end of two tall ships on the South-west coast of Victoria in 1855 and 1878.
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$20

35206
CHATTERTON, E. Keble
BATTLES BY SEA

London. 1975. EP Publishing. Republication of the 1925 original. XV, 271 PP with 1 map, and 1 battle plan, plus 32 b/w plates. Fp: H.M.S. Invincible. Hard cover, simile velum, dj (price clipped). Occasional foxing. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5. 0715810774
Battles of the Galley period, the Sailing-Ship period, and the age of Steam.
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$10

34819
CHATTERTON, E. Keble
THE ROMANCE OF THE SHIP - The story of her origin and evolution

London. 1911. Seeley and Co. 1st Ed., in The Library of Romance series. XVI, 17-314, (20 Adv.) PP, plus 33 b/w plates. Fp: From Sail to Steam, H.M.S. Minotaur. Decorated cloth cover with gilt devices on front and spine. Top of spine with a tiny piece missing (repaired), bottom of spine worn, hinge of back cover starting. Foxing spots on outside edges. Still an excellent copy of a scarce title. 20.3 x 14.
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$45

21246
CHISHOLM, Jocelyn
CAPTAIN CATTLIN TOWARDS NEW ZEALAND

Wellington. 1994. Author. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w illustrations (3 maps, facsimile, paintings). Title-page: Facsimile of Journal of a Voyage...1827. Eps: Map of South West Pacific. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Fine. 24 x 17.5. 0959759719
Trading between Australia & New Zealand. Whaling off Kermadec, Tonga, Solomons... between 1827 & 1837.
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$15

68107
CLARKE, D. H.
THE LURE OF THE SEA

London. 1970. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. 157 PP with drawings by Keith Brown, plus 12 pages with 21 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Note on front endpaper. Neat stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Light foxing, otherwise very good. 22.2 x 14.2. 229974813
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$10

57355
CLASSIC BOAT
CLASSIC BOAT - 1989, No. 17 - October 1989

Falmouth. 1989. Classic Boat / Burleigh Magazines. 128 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Original pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.5 x 22.5.
Rebuilding Endeavour (British J-Class), by Paul Wester. The Yoles and Gommiers of Martinique, by Tom Cunliffe. Lusitanian Hearts of Oak (boatyard of Vila do Conde, Portugal), by Steve Kane.
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$10

42954
CLEGG, W. Paul
SHIPS ANNUAL 1967

London. 1966. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 96 PP with ship's profiles, 1 plan, 2 maps and 104 b/w photos. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 24.7 x 18.6.
Hydrofoils and Hovercrafts, by Dr. Donald Anderson... British Peacetime Troopships, by Bert Moody... The Eclipse of the Battleship, by Leslie Streater...
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$10

64911
COCKER, M. P.
MINE WARFARE VESSELS OF THE ROYAL NAVY 1908 TO DATE

London. 1993. Airlife Publishing Ltd 1st Ed. 223 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (8 of mines, 11 sketch plans; and 125 photos). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 22 x 14.5. 1853103284
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$25

47504
COCKETT, F. B.
PETER MONAMY 1681-1749 And His Circle

London. 2000. Antique Collectors' Club. 1st Ed. 119 PP with 2 b/w drawings, 6 colour paintings, 10 flags in colour, 37 b/w plates and 58 colour plates. Fp (in colour): Monamy, the painter exhibiting a sea piece, by William Hogarth. FEP: Calm estuary scene. REP: The capture of Porto Bello. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine., dj. Fine. 28 x 21.6. 1851493395
Isaac Sailmaker, Adrian van Diest, Lorenzo A. Castro...
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$20

67873
COLES, Adlard
NORTH ATLANTIC, Boat against Boat over 3,000 miles

Southampton / London. 1951. Robert Ross / George G. Harrap. 2nd edition of the 1950 original. VIII, 9-192 PP with 9 b/w illust. (maps, plans) and 21 b/w photos, plus 8 colour plates. Fp: Samuel Pepys being loaded. Eps: Map with tracks of Cohoe, Samuel Pepys & Mokoa in Transatlantic Race 1950. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with chips and small pieces missing and plastic protected. Light foxing. A near fine copy. 22.2 x 14.5.
The 1950 Transatlantic race between Bermuda and Plymouth.
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$20

62585
COLES, Adlard & DUFF, Peter
MERCHANT SHIPS: WORLD BUILT, Vessels of 1000 tons gross and over completed in 1962 - Volume XI

London & New York. 1963. Adlard Coles & John de Graff. 1st Ed. Volume XI, 1963, introduced by Peter Duff. 184 PP with tables & bw illust. (photos & plans). Fp: "Savannah", the world's first nuclear-powered cargo/passenger vessel. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, chipped dj (price clipped and a little rubbed). Near fine copy. Oblong: 15 x 22.5.
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$30

39140
COOK, Graeme
NONE BUT THE VALIANT - Stories of War at Sea

London. 1972. Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st Ed. 154 PP, plus 16 pages with 1 painting and 26 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Small felt mark at top of front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 13.7. 0246105399
Submarine Patrol. U-Boat Attack... Raider at Large... Raid on St Nazaire...
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$10

30018
COPPINGER, R.W.
CRUISE OF THE ALERT, Four Years in Patagonian, Polynesian, and Mascarene Waters. (1878-82.)

New York. 1884. R. Worthington. 2nd Ed. XV, 256 PP plus 17 full-page woodcut illustrations from photographs by F. North, R.N., and from Sketches by the Author. Fp: HMS Alert at anchor in Tom Bay, West Coast of Patagonia. Rebound copy, retaining original gilt-engraved and decorated cloth cover and spine. All edges gilt. Bookplate on FEP. Corners a little worn, o/wise an excellent copy with only occasional light foxing. 26 x 18.5.
The voyage of a naturalist/zoologist on board the HMS Alert. Four years in the waters of Patagonia, Polynesia, Great Barrier Reef and the Seychelles.
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$300

49104
CORBETT, Julian S. (editor)
SIGNALS AND INSTRUCTIONS 1776-1794, with addenda to Vol. XXIX

London. 1908. Navy Records Society. 1st Ed. Publication of the Navy Records Society, Volume XXXV. XVI, 404, (4 publications) PP. Original navy blue & cream buckram cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine. Covers lightly soiled. Pages uncut. Ageing of paper on outside edges, foxing spots on outside edges and on first and last leaves. Overall, a near fine copy. 24.2 x 15.5.
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$50

38576
COTTON, Sir Evan & FAWCETT, Sir Charles
EAST INDIAMEN - The East India Company's Maritime Service

London. 1949. Batchworth Press. 1st Ed. 218 PP, plus 14 pages with 11 b/w plates. Fp: The Company's and other flags flown in Eastern waters (in colour). Cloth cover with small remnants of tape on spine. Stamps of the University of Tasmania on front and rear endpapers and title-pages. A few very small dog-ears, otherwise contents are near fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
The merchantmen fleet of the Honourable East India Company. The men and their ships, life on board, the Indiaman's sailors, the Company's flag, the voyages, some of the fights against the Dutch, the French and pirates.
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$20

19549
CRABTREE, Reginald
ROYAL YACHTS OF EUROPE, From the Seventeenth to Twentieth Century

London. 1975. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 52 b/w illust. (photos, engravings). Hard cover, dj. Light foxing, o/wise very good. 24.5 x 19. 0715367544
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$15

48668
CRAIG, Robert (editor)
MARITIME HISTORY - Volume 3

Newton Abbot, UK. 1973. David & Charles. Volume 3, No. 1, April 1973 and No. 2, September 1973. No. 1: 120 PP with 1 map, 4 graphs, 4 facsimile of posters, 4 tables and 8 b/w plates. No. 2: 121-236 PP with 1 facsimile of document and 10 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers of issue 1 rubbed and with creases. Very good. 21 x 14.7.
No. 1: Bergen, a Norwegian seafaring town, by Atle Thowsen. The Royal Mail Steam Packet Company and the development of Steamship links with Latin America, by Robert G. Greenhill... No. 2: Sea and Land mail in the former Netherlands East Indies, by R E J Weber. Round the world in 258 days: the voyage of the Bristol ship "Try", by Alison Grant.
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$10

32056
CRANE, Jonathan
SUBMARINE

London. 1985. British Broadcasting Corporation. Reprint of the 1984 original. 208 PP with 87 b/w illustrations and 40 colour photos. Fp: HMS Resolution. Half title page: USS Pickerelbursts from the deep. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 16. 0563203269
First part: Development, the two world wars... Nuclear submarine. Second part: On patrol on board the nuclear-powered hunter-killer submarine Warspite.
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$15

68064
CRITCHLEY, Mike
BRITISH WARSHIPS & AUXILIARIES (1984/5 edition)

Liskeard, Cornwall, UK. 1983. Maritime Books. 1st Ed. 112 PP with tables, silhouettes, 12 colour & 93 b/w photos. Title page: RFA Blue Rover. Pictorial soft cover. Outside edges lightly soiled. Very good. 21 x 14.8. 0907771092
Royal Navy, Royal Fleet Auxiliary, Royal Maritime Auxiliary Service, Army Vessels and Fleet Air Arm.
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$10

62150
CROOKE, Ray
AN EPISTLE FROM OBEREA with decorations by Ray Crooke

Ferntree Gully, Victoria. 1955. The Rams Skull Press. Edition limited to 250 numbered copies. 5th edition based on 4th edition of 1774 "An Epistle from Oberea, Queen of Otaheite, to Joseph Banks, Esquire". 21 PP, (1 colophon), with 7 decorations by Ray Crooke. Cloth cover, tapa design. Copy No. 28/250, hand numbered and signed by Ray Crooke, on the colophon "Here ends the Epistle". Fine. 29 x 20.5.
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$450

33693
CUMES, J. W. C.
THEIR CHASTITY WAS NOT TOO RIGID - Leisure Times in Early Australia

Melbourne / Sydney. 1979. Longman Cheshire / Reed. 1st Ed. XI, 378 PP with 2 drawings and 51 figures. Fp: Cricket at Melbourne, 1841 (in colour). Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0582714567
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$15

67973
CUMPSTON, J. S.
THE FURNEAUX GROUP, BASS STRAIT, First Visitors 1797-1810

Canberra. 1972. Roebuck. 1st Ed. Publication No. 5, Roebuck Society. IV, 35 PP with 3 maps, plus 4 pages with 3 b/w photos & 1 chart on double page. Soft cover. Near fine. 25 x 17.5. 0950085855
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$10

68047
CUMPSTON, J. S.
KANGAROO ISLAND 1800-1836

Canberra. 1986. Roebuck. 3rd Ed. Roebuck Society Publication No. 1. X, 218 PP, plus 36 pages with b/w illustrations (8 maps, 65 photos). FEP: Chart (part of Kangaroo Is.). REP: Kangaroo Is. Pictorial hard cover, dj. A few small chips to the dust jacket, o/wise near fine. 24.2 x 17.3. 0909434026
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$15

67978
CUMPSTON, J. S.
MACQUARIE ISLAND

Canberra. 1968. Antarctic Division/Department of External Affairs. 1st Ed. Publication No. 93, ANARE Scientific Reports, series A (1) Narrative. XII, 380 PP with 4 tail pieces and 6 maps, plus 34 pages with 70 b/w photos. Fp: North end of Macquarie Island. FEP: Chart & plans of anchorages at Macquarie Is. REP: Bird life at the Macquarie Is. Green cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Small mark/remnants of sellotape on spine. Verso of the FFEP with dedicatory note to the Nantucket Atheneum Library dated 14 October 1970 and signed by the Author. Discreet stamp of The Nantucket Atheneum on front endpaper and at lower part of title page and on top of Chapter 1 page. An otherwise near fine copy. Scarce. 25.7 x 18.5.
Discovery and story of the ships which visited the island and of the men who manned them. Research expeditions.
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$200

67834
DANIELS, Kay
CONVICT WOMEN

Sydney. 1998. Allen & Unwin. 1st edition. XI, 276 PP, plus 8 pages with 1 facsimile of letter and 9 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 14. 1864486775
Experiences of Australia's convict women.
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$25

68101
DARWIN, Charles
THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE

New York. 1937. P.F. Collier & Son Corporation. 1st "Registered Edition" in the "Harvard Classics" series. (4), 524 PP with 2 maps and 11 illustrations. Fp: Amblyrhynchus Demarlii, a species of Lizard found on the Galapagos Archipelago. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title and "Deluxe Edition" on spine. Slight ageing of paper. Front hinge lightly rubbed. Very good. 21.8 x 14.2.
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$15

12129
DAVID, Andrew
THE CHARTS & COASTAL VIEWS OF CAPTAIN COOK'S VOYAGES - Volume II: The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure 1772-1775

London. 1992. Hakluyt Society. 1st Ed. No. 44 in the Hakluyt Society Extra series. C, 332 PP with 40 plates (23 in colour) in the Introduction plus over 270 charts & coastal views. Fp: Colour Portrait of Captain James Cook by Nathaniel Dance. Hard cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 44.5 x 29. 090418031X
The Introduction to this volume contains a synopsis of the second voyage of Cook relating his surveying and oceanographic activities. The main part contains a full descriptive catalogue of all the charts and coastal views produced on board the HMS Resolution & Adventure.
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$350

68193
DAVIS, Ralph
THE RISE OF THE ENGLISH SHIPPING INDUSTRY, In the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Newton Abbot. 1972. David & Charles. 2nd impression of the 1962 original. Reprint of the 1914 original, with an introduction by Professor Ralph Davis. XII, 427 PP with tables, plus 8 pages with 8 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Stamps of the "University of Tasmania" / "Australia Maritime College" on endpapers, title page and lower corner of plate facing page 404, o/wise contents near fine. 22 x 14. 0715354620
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$20

68081
DE-LA-NOY, Michael
SCOTT OF THE ANTARCTIC

Stroud, UK. 1997. Sutton Publishing. 1st edition in "Pocket Biographies" series. 112 PP, plus 8 pages with 14 b/w photos. Fine. 19.8 x 12.8. 9780750915120
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$10

67560
DILLON, Patrick
LOST AT SEA - An American Tragedy

New York. 2000. Touchstone. Reprint of the 1998 original. (16), 264, (8) PP with 2 plans. Pictorial soft covers a little worn around edges. Ageing of paper and foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 14.0. 0684869098
Sinking of Americus and Altair, two crabbing vessels off Unalaska Island in February 1983. 14 dead. Investigation...
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$5

48264
DIVINE, A. D.
NAVIES IN EXILE

London. 1944. John Murray. May 1944 reprint of the May 1944 original. VI, 194 PP, plus 12 pages with 12 b/w photos. Cloth covers a little soiled with light wear. War economy paper with foxing, o/wise a very good clean copy. 22.2 x 14.
The navies of occupied European nations fighting with the Allies against the Axis navies: Poland, Norway, Holland, France, Yugoslavia, Belgium, Denmark & Greece.
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$10

18649
DOAK, Frank
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY, A Brief History

Canberra. 1987. AGPS / Department of Defence. 1st Ed. 48 PP with 60 b/w & 18 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. Oblong: 21 x 29.5.
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$10

49677
DODGE, Russell A. & THOMPSON, Milton J.
FLUID MECHANICS

New York. c. 1950. McGraw-Hill Book Company. 14th impression of the First edition of 1937. XII, 495 PP with over 12 tables and 267 figures (drawings, graphs, sketch plans and photos). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Name of previous owner at top corner of front endpaper. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 21.5 x 14.
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$10

51513
DOMVILLE-FIFE, Charles W. (editor)
THE SEAGOER - An Illustrated Quarterly of the Sea, Land and Air - Volume XX

Bristol. 1954, 1955. Seagoer Publishing Co. Ltd. Volume XX, No. 1 (Autumn 1954) to No. 4 (Summer 1955). No. 1: 58 PP with 30 b/w and duotone photos. No. 2: 58 PP with 1 map and 39 b/w and duotone photos. No. 3: 56 PP with 40 b/w and duotone photos. No. 4: 56 PP with 42 b/w and duotone photos. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 19.7 x 13.5.
No.1: Last voyage of the Arctic Stream, by Captain Neil Campbell. No. 2: Sailing South a Hundred Years ago, by Harry Hine. No. 3: Loss of the brigantine Carnegie, by Captain Broadhouse. Awakening of Antarctica. No. 4: In those brave days of sail, by Captain William F. Reid. Thirty-one days in an open boat after the sinking of the Silver Dawn by a German raider after leaving Fremantle in June 1943, by G. Waye.
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$30

15685
DONNO, Elizabeth Story
AN ELIZABETHAN IN 1582, The Diary of Richard Madox, Fellow of All Souls

London. 1976. The Hakluyt Society. 1sty Ed. Publication 147 in the Hakluyt Society second series. XVI, 365 PP with 1 figure in text plus 18 bw plates (charts, drawings...). Fp: A page of Madox's Diary, 24 Sept. 1583. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, gilt device on front cover, dust wrapper. Small stains on edges, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.2. 904180042
Voyage from England to Sierra Leone and Brazil.
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$15

10765
DUNN, Capt. B. G. & WESCOMBE, Lt. R. E. (editors)
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY - 75TH ANNIVERSARY 1911-1986

Melbourne. 1986. Magazine Art. 1st Ed. 80 PP with b/w & colour illust. Pictorial card covers with light wear. Very good. 27 x 20.7.
A brief history in text & photographs of the R.A.N.
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$15

67999
DUNN, Laurence
PASSENGER LINERS

London. 1961. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. (4), 474 PP, (18 advertisements) with b/w illustrations (profiles, silhouettes and photos) throughout, and 6 pages with 120 funnels in colour. Comprehensive index and addenda. Fp: R.M.S. Windsor Castle, flagship of the Union-Castle fleet. Eps: Maps showing major passenger ports. Cloth cover, gilt devices on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (repaired tears). Ex Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum copy with neat stamps on front endpaper and title page. Pages are slightly bumped on inside top. Still a very nice clean copy of the first edition. 25.5 x 19.
A comprehensive work with sections on Great Britain, the Americas, Europe, Mediterranean, Asia and Australasia, Russia and the Communist Bloc. Contains an extensive index of companies, shipbuilders, ship names, changes, etc...
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$50

31704
DYSON, Lieutenant Commander Tony
HMS HERMES - A Pictorial History

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

15488
EDGECOMBE, Jean
DISCOVERING FLINDERS ISLAND, The Furneaux Group

Sydney. 1992. Author. 1st Ed. 64 PP with b/w illust. (plans & maps, draw. & photos). Pictorial card covers. Fine. 21.2 x 13.8. 0646076493
History and guide of the group of islands stretching Northeast of Tasmania towards Victoria.
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$15

10791
EDWARDS, Herbert
THEIR LAWFUL OCCASIONS - A True Story

London. 1956. Percival Marshall. 1st Ed. 256 PP, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Fp: Captain Herbert Edwards, R.N. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped and with a few closed tears). Light foxing around edges, o/wise a very good clean copy. 22.2 x 14.2.
Sequel of the autobiography Under Four Flags, the Royal Navy years and the two World Wars.
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$15

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

48287
EDWARDS, Lieut.-Commander Kenneth
THE NAVY OF TO-DAY

London. 1940. Blackie & Son. July 1940 reprint of the June 1939 original. 206 PP, plus 16 plates with 29 b/w photos. Fp: A destroyer at high speed laying a smoke screen. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and gilt on spine. Brief note on front endpaper. Foxing, mostly on prelims and around outside edges. Very good. 23.2 x 17.4.
Armed merchant ships, the big ships, the small ships, the Fleet Air Arm, the Royal Marines ....
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$15

31352
ENGLISH, Adrian & WATTS, Anthony
BATTLE FOR THE FALKLANDS (2) - Naval Forces

London. 1982. Osprey. 1st Ed., No. 134 in the Men-at-Arms series. 40 PP with 1 map, 43 b/w photos, plus 8 pages with 17 colour plates. Fine. 24.7 x 18.3. 0850454921
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$10

67554
ESTENSEN, Miriam
THE LIFE OF MATTHEW FLINDERS

Sydney. 2003. Allen & Unwin. 1st paperback edition of the 2002 original. XXII, 538 PP with 5 maps and 19 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 15 colour plates. Pictorial soft cover. Spine sunned. Faint foxing on outside edges. Note to previous owner inside front cover. Very good. 23 x 15. 1741141524
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$15

38776
EVANS, Catherine, DODSWORTH, Steve & BARNETT, Julie
BELOW THE BRIDGE - A photo-historical survey of Cardiff's docklands to 1983

Cardiff. 1984. Amgueddfa Geedlaethol Cymru / National Museum of Wales. 1st Ed. 77 PP with 145 b/w illustrations (engravings, menus, plans, photos). Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21. 0720002885
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$15

48685
FAIR, Marvin L.
PORT ADMINISTRATION IN THE UNITED STATES

Cambridge, Maryland. 1954. Cornell Maritime Press. 1st Ed. XVI, 3-217 with tables, graphs, organigrams and plans. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket browned with chips at head and foot of spine. Signature on FFEP. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise very good. 23.3 X 15.5.
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$10

42776
FAIRBAIRN, Sqn Ldr Tony
ACTION STATIONS - OVERSEAS

London. 1991. Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st Ed., in the Action Stations series. 192 PP with hundreds of b/w photos. Eps: Map with principal British Military Overseas Airfields. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 15.7. 1852603194
60 of the most prominent overseas stations: WWII, Palestine... Berlin airlift... Falkland conflict.
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$15

64393
FARR, Grahame
WEST COUNTRY PASSENGER STEAMERS

Prescot, UK. 1967. T. Stephenson & Sons Ltd. 2nd edition of the 1956 original. XII, 355 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (facsimile of documents, plans, tail pieces and 19 funnels), plus 36 pages with 87 b/w photos and the frontispiece. Fp: S.S. Scillonian, leaving St/ Mary's. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Spine of cover and dust jacket lightly sunned. Previous owner's bookplate on inside front cover. Near fine. 22.3 x 14.5.
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$25

30528
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 7

London. 1998. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 7. 64 PP ( P. 129 to 192), with 1 plan and 109 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703010
Twin-funnel cargo liners. Dublin gas boats. Antiques in the Humber. The Palmers of Boston and Ringaskiddy...
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$15

34050
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 10

London. 1999. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 10. 64 PP with 3 house flags / funnels and 97 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703061
Fleet in Focus: John Holt. The port of Widnes. Boer War transports...
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$15

52964
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 37

London. 2007. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 37, July 2007. 64 PP with 1 house Flag & Funnel, 87 b/w and 40 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703835
British and Continental Steam Ship Co. Ltd (Part 1), by Colin Turner and Roy Fenton. Up the Canal (Manchester Ship Canal) in colour... Arnott Young, shipbreakers on the Clyde (Part 1) by Ian Buxton....
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$15

68178
FLAGS
AUSTRALIAN FLAGS

Canberra. 2006. Awards and Culture Branch / Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. 3rd edition of the 1995 original. VIII, 48 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Presentation label of Richard Colbeck, Liberal Senator for Tasmania, pasted down on inside cover. Fine. 20 x 20. 0642471347
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$25

67771
FOLEY, Captain John
TIMELESS ISLE - An Illustrated History of Thursday Island

Thursday Is. 2003. Torres Strait Historical Society. 4th edition of the 1982 original. 78, (16 supplement with 39 b/w photos) PP with maps, period advertising materials and b/w photos. Fp: Map of Torres Strait. Pictorial card cover. Dedicatory note on title page dated and signed by the author. Fine. 22.2 x 14.2. 0959266003
From the dreamtime to the explorers, first settlers, pearling and the pilotage.
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$30

17552
FORMAN, Werner & SYME, Ronald
THE TRAVELS OF CAPTAIN COOK

New York. 1971. McGraw-Hill. 1st US Ed. 180 PP with b/w text-illustrations and 102 b/w & colour plates. Printed on art paper. Eps: Resolution at anchor in Nootka Sound. Cloth cover, statue of Captain Cook on front cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 28.5 x 23.5. 070626502
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$25

67970
FORNASIERO, Jean & WEST-SOOBY, John
FRENCH DESIGNS ON COLONIAL NEW SOUTH WALES - François Péron's Memoir on the English Settlements in New Holland, Van Diemen's Land and the Archipelagos of the Great Pacific Ocean

Adelaide. 2016. Friends of the State Library of South Australia. Paperback reprint of the 2014 original. Foreword by Robert J. King. XIX, 396 PP with 2 colour illustrations on double page and 12 b/ illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 9781876154752
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$35

19752
GEO
LES CONQUETES PERDUES DE L'EXPEDITION BAUDIN [in GEO magazine - Vol 214]

Paris. 1996. Geo. Volume 214, December 1996. Edited by Maurice SOUTIF. Includes article from P.156 to 168 with 2 maps and 26 b/w and colour illust. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. French text. 27 x 21.3.
The scientific expedition led by Nicolas Baudin and sent to the shores of the Australian continent by Napoléon (1800-1804).
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$10

49650
GEOGRAPHICAL REVIEW - Volume XXXVIII
SOME CORAL REEFS OF THE SAHUL SHELF

New York. 1948. The American Geographical Society of New York. Issue No. 2, April 1948. Contains article by Curt Teichert & R.W. Fairbridge between P. 222 and 249 with 1 table and 17 figures (3 diagrammatic sections, 5 maps and 9 b/w aerial photos). Original copy with its wrapper, protected by a hard cover (tapa cloth). Near fine. Scarce. 26 x 17.7.
Coral reefs of the northwestern Australia: Adele Island, Browse Island, Cartier Island and Seringapatam Atoll.
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$40

68172
GIBBS, James A.
SHIPWRECKS OF THE PACIFIC COAST

Portland, Oregon. 1971. Binfords & Mort. 2nd printing of the 1962 edition (original 1957). (8), 316 PP, plus 32 pages with 67 b/w photos. Eps: maps of the coasts of California, Oregon and Washington. Cloth cover, title and devices on front cover and spine, dj (price clipped). Repaired tear at top of the dust jacket. Very good copy. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$20

68043
GIBBS, Jim
WEST COAST WINDJAMMERS - In Story and Pictures

Seattle. 1968. Superior Publishing. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 288 b/w illustrations. Fp: Five Masted Schooner "Inca". Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Light foxing on prelims, o/wise a very good clean copy. 27.2 x 21.2.
The little wooden schooners or four-masters plying to or along the West Coast of America.
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$20

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

67956
GIORGETTI, Franco
SAILING YACHTS (America's Cup 2007 updated edition)

Vercelli, Italy. 2007. White Star. New extended and up-dated edition of the 2000 original, translated from the Italian original by Neil Frazer Davenport. 328 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, title in blind on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 34 x 24.2. 9788854403277
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$45

51746
GLEESON, Max & ELLIOTT, Mae
S.S YONGALA, Dive to the Past

Sydney. 1987. Turton & Armstrong. 1st Ed. 80 PP (2), with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Map of North Qld. coast. Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note opposite title-page signed by both authors. A fine copy. 21.5 x 15. 0908031319
History of the Yongala, built 1903, and wrecked in March 1911 off Cape Bowling Green with 120 lives lost. Diving on the wreck...
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$30

42361
GODDEN, John (editor)
HARRIER - Ski-Jump to Victory

Oxford. 1983. Brassey's Defence Publishers. 1st Ed. XI, 132 PP with 2 maps, b/w illustrations (drawings & plans, 92 b/w photos), plus 6 plates with 12 colour photos. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 25.4 x 19. 0080311660
Operation corporate.
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$20

67761
GOTT, Ted & HUGUENAUD, Karine (editors)
NAPOLEON: Revolution to Empire

Melbourne. 2012. National Gallery of Victoria / Fondation Napoléon. 1st Ed. Foreword by Gerard Vaughan (National Gallery of Victoria) & Thierry Lentz (Fondation Napoléon). XXII, 314 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Cloth cover, colour illustration pasted down on front board, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. New condition. 28 x 23.2. 9780724103560
Pages 138 to 155: Napoléon and Australia, the Baudin Expedition with 15 b/w and 7 colour illustrations. Pages 170 to 183: Australia at Malmaison with 7 b/w and 13 colour illustrations.
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$60

53849
GOUGEON, Meade & Jan, MONROE, Rob et al.
THE GOUGEON BROTHERS ON BOAT CONSTRUCTION - Wood & West System Materials plus Technical Manual

Bay City, Michigan. 1982. Gougeon Brothers Inc. 3rd edition of the 1979 original. XII, 316 PP with tables, drawings, sketches and b/w photos. A 32 pages West System Technical Manual of 1981 loosely inserted. Illustrated cloth cover lightly soiled. Internally near fine. 28.7 x 22.2. 0878121668
Scarce with the Technical Manual.
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$20

12699
GOURGUECHON, Charlene
JOURNEY TO THE END OF THE WORLD - A three-year adventure in the New Hebrides

New York. 1977. Charles Scribner's Sons. 1st English edition of the 1974 French original L'Archipel des Tabous. (8), 338 PP with 1 map and 39 b/w photos. Fp: Map of the New Hebrides. Hard cover, dj. A small closed tear in rear of dust jacket, o/wise fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0684148471
An exciting story on the New Hebrides islands: of roguish boat captains, missionaries & slave traders, planters & natives, ancient customs & a present-day (1977) but bizarre government shared by France & the U.K.
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$10

68110
GRENFELL PRICE, A.
THE WINNING OF AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTICA, Mawson's B.A.N.Z.A.R.E. Voyages 1929-31

Sydney. 1962. Angus & Robertson / Mawson Institute for Antarctic Research. 1st Ed. XVIII, 242 PP with 6 maps & 57 b/w photos, plus 6 folded maps. Fp: Mawson in his cabin on the "Discovery". Cloth covers with light wear and a few marks. Slight ageing of paper. Internally clean and a very good copy. 25.5 x 19.
Account of the British Australia New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition, led by Mawson in 1929-31.
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$40

51640
HACKFORTH-JONES, Jocelyn
AUGUSTUS EARLE, Travel Artist

Canberra. 1980. National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. IX, 157 PP with 16 colour plates, and 168 b/w illust. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Discreet signature of previous owner at top corner of half title page and title page. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 28.3 x 22.2. 064299143X
Paintings and drawings (in the Rex Nan Kivell Collection, National Library of Australia), illustrating his voyages to Australia, New Zealand, the Pacific Islands, and an eight months sojourn on Tristan da Cunha as a castaway.
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$25

38750
HADFIELD, Charles
THE CANAL AGE

London. 1969. Readers Union / David & Charles. Readers Union edition of the 1968 original published by David & Charles. 233, (3) PP with 14 maps, 33 text illustration and 16 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): A Thomas Pickford in a narrow lock, c.1920. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges. Old watermarks on lower corner of front cover/dj., o/wise near fine. 21 x 15.
History of canals.
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$10

32140
HADFIELD, R. L.
SEA-TOLL OF OUR TIME - A chronicle of maritime disaster during the last thirty years drawn from authentic sources

London. 1935. Philip Allan. 2nd edition. of the 1930 original. No. 27 in the Nautilus Library series. 192 PP. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Light foxing, o/wise very good. 17.4 x 11.2.
24 shipwrecks, from the P & O steamer Aden on the Island of Sokotra in 1897 to the foundering of the Vestris in the West Atlantic in 1928. Wreck of the Titanic, P. 106 to 121.
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$15

68087
HAINE, Edgar A.
DISASTER AT SEA

New York. 1983. Cornwall Books. 1st Ed. 210 PP with 8 statistical tables and 160 b/w illustrations (maps, engravings, paintings and photos). Title spread: stranding wreck of the City of Columbus off Gay Head, Massachusetts, 18th January 1884. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamps of the University of Tasmania / Australian Maritime College on endpapers and title page. Dust jacket slightly ruffled, o/wise a very good copy. 28.6 x 22. 0845347195
Loss of 115 ships (48,800 lives): Lusitania, General Slocum, Eastland, Birkenhead... Waratah.
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$20

68078
HALL-JONES, John
FIORDLAND EXPLORED - An illustrated History

Wellington. 1976. A.H. & A.W. Reed. 1st Ed. XII, 148 PP with b/w illustrated. Eps: maps of "Fiordland". Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket has a repaired tear on back, o/wise a fine copy. 26 x 19.2. 0589009737
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$25

68077
HALL-JONES, John
THE SOUTH EXPLORED - An illustrated History of New Zealand's Deep South

Wellington. 1979. A.H. & A.W. Reed. 1st Ed. VIII, 165, (2 publications) PP with b/w illustrated. Eps: maps of "South Districts of the Province of Otago". Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 26 x 19.2. 0589012568
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$25

67713
HAMBLY, Elizabeth, HANKEL, Valmai & LIESCHKE, George
AUSTRALIANA PUBLICATIONS of the Friends of the State Library of South Australia - An Annotated Bibliography

Adelaide. 2015. The Friends of the State Library of South Australia. 1st edition limited to 75 hand numbered hardback copies (No. 9/75). Preface by Alan Smith, Introduction by Valmai Hankel and Post Script by Mark Gilbert. XIV, 84 PP, (4 advertisements) with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, pictorial dust jacket. Fine. 30.2 x 21.2. 978187615837
Bibliography celebrating 20 years of the State Library of South Australia's Australiana Publications.
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$120

48626
HAMMOND, Rolt
DOCK AND HARBOUR ENGINEERING

London. 1958. Thomas Nelson. 1st Ed., Volume 2 in the Nelson's Nautical series. XII, 160 PP with 22 figures, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Covers speckled. Foxing spots on outside edges, and on first and last leaves. Good. 23.2 x 16.5.
Forces of the Sea. Planning the Harbour...
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$10

32371
HANLEY, James
THE LAST VOYAGE and other stories

London. 1997. Harvill Press. 1st edition, in a combined form of 5 short-stories published in 1930 and 1931, with an introduction by Alan Ross. XIV, 271 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 21.5 x 13.5. 1860463169
Life at sea...
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$10

14321
HARDY, A.C.
BRITISH SHIPS AND SHIPPING ILLUSTRATED

London. 1933. A. C. Black. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 45 half-tone photos (40 on full age). Fp: The South African mail & passenger liner Warwick Castle. Cloth cover, device on front cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket with a few small chips, a little foxing, mostly around the page edges. A very good copy. 22 x 14.2.
Text & pictorial presentation of the types of vessels composing the British Mercantile Marine at the beginning of the 1930's.
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$20

41413
HARKEN, Peter & Olaf, MITCHEL, Arthur (editors)
HARKEN '97 - CATALOGUE

Pewaukee, Wisconsin. 1997. Harken Yacht Equipment. 1st Ed. 204 PP with few sketches and hundreds of colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Bookplate of former owner on front cover, o/wise near fine. 27.7 x 21.2.
Equipment for yachts: Blocks, Hardware, Furling systems...
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$15

30802
HARMAN, F. Ward
SHIP MODELS ILLUSTRATED

New York. 1947. Marine Model Company. 5th printing of the April 1943 original. 128 PP with b/w illust. (Line drawings, photos, plans and sketch-plans), and 8 pages of colour illustrations (4 photos of models, and 56 flags). Hard cover, vignette on front cover, dj. Repaired dust jacket, o/wise very good. 26.3 x 18.
Working guide to modelling.
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$15

50481
HARRISON, Frederick
SEA SCOUTS AFLOAT. A Story of the Great War

London. c. 1920. Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1st Ed. 252 PP. Fp (in colour): Small boat being towed by the lugger... Cloth cover, illustration and title on front cover and spine. Presentation plate on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges and on first and last leaves. Very good. 20 x 13.5.
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$15

59133
HARRISON, Pamela B.
CAPTAIN HENRY NEWTON: From Assistant Pilot to Superintendent of Navigation in the Port of Newcastle 1873-1906

New Lambton, NSW. 2006. Author. 1st Ed. XIV, 361 PP with 1 b/w plate (SIVa), 4 sketch maps, plus 138 pages with 340 b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, plans, photos ...). Pictorial soft cover. As new. 29.4 x 21. 0957735812
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$90

51785
HATCH, A. S.
JACK CORBETT MARINER

New York. 2003. The Quantuck Lane Press. 1st Ed., with an afterword by Denny Hatch. 270 PP with 15 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 20.8 x 13.3. 0971454825
Relationship between A. S. Hatch, an American financier and Jack Corbett, an Irish seaman met on the Liverpool registered packet New World.
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$10

13919
HAWS, Duncan & HURST, Alex A.
THE MARITIME HISTORY OF THE WORLD - A Chronological Survey of Maritime Events From 5,000 B.C. until the Present Day, Supplemented by Commentaries (in two volumes)

Brighton, Sussex, UK. 1985. Teredo Books Ltd. 1st Ed. Volume I: XXV, 494 PP & Volume II: VII, 420 PP. With 31 maps and 203 illustrations (62 colour & 141 b/w). Fp: The spell of a sunlit sea. Illustrated endpapers. Cloth cover, gilt device on front covers, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 31.2 x 22.5. 0903662108
Volume I: Maritime chronology and Historical commentary from 5000 BC to 1816. Volume II: Maritime chronology and Historical commentary 1816 to 1984.
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$50

17938
HAY, Mary
I SAW A SHIP A'SAILING

London. 1981. HMSO & National Maritime Museum. 1st edition with a foreword by Doris M. Hay and a preface by John Crowder. X, 102 PP, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w photos of life on a windjammer. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 22.2 x 14. 0112903401
Story of the Ladye Doris, a three-masted windjammer, which plied the Cape Horn route to the Pacific & Australia at the turn of the 20th Century.
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$15

42598
HAZELL, Martin
SAILING BARGES

London. 1990. Shire Publications. Reprint of the 2nd edition of the 1982, No.13 in Shire Album series. 32 PP with 1 map, 2 plans & 43 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15. 0852635842
Their history, description and trade.
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$10

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

38419
HETHERINGTON, Michelle
COOK & OMAI - The Cult of the South Seas

Canberra. 2001. National Library of Australia / Humanities Research Centre, The Australian National University. 1st Ed. Foreword by Jan Fullerton. VI, 66 PP with 13 b/w and 24 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 22. 0642107319
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the National Library of Australia, held in February 2001. Captain Cook Pacific voyages and the cultural milieu in which they took place.
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$25

20225
HILL, J. R. & RANFT, Bryan (editors)
THE OXFORD ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE ROYAL NAVY

London. 1995. O.U.P. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 480 PP with 15 head-pieces, 23 maps & ships' plans Action Stations, and hundreds of b/w illust., plus 16 pages with 26 colour illust. Title spread: Bombardment of Algiers 1816. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Light offsetting of endpapers, o/wise a fine copy in like dust jacket. 25.2 x 19.5. 0192116754
The wall of England. From the King's ships to the Royal Navy (1500-1642),... Endeavour, discovery and idealism,... the Royal Navy and the post-war naval revolution, 1948 to the present.
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$40

68169
H.M.S.O.
ADMIRALTY MANUAL OF NAVIGATION - Volume I - B.R. 45 (1)

London. 1970. H.M.S.O. Consolidated edition of the 1964 revised edition, incorporating Changes 1 to 4. VII, 510 PP with tables and 267 b/w and colour figures, plus 15 colour plates (1 folded). Cloth cover, dj (price clipped and a little worn). Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page, signature of previous owner on FFEP, o/wise a very good clean copy. 24.5 x 15.5. 117707686
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$20

53350
H.M.S.O.
SIGHT REDUCTION TABLES FOR AIR NAVIGATION - Volume 1 - Selected Stars Epoch 1990.0 - AP 3270

London. 1987. HMSO. 1st Ed. A.P. 3270. XII, 324 PP. Eps: Tables. Cloth cover. Very good. 30.8 x 25. 0117725781
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$20

68167
HOLMAN, Gordon
IN THE WAKE OF ENDEAVOUR - The history of The New Zealand Shipping Company and Federal Steam Navigation Company

London. 1973. Charles Knight & Co. 1st edition with a foreword by Sir Denis Blundell. X, 241 PP, plus 12 pages with 20 b/w photos (10 portraits and 10 of ships). Hard cover, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers and title page. Old sellotape marks on covers. Contents clean and complete. A very good copy. 22.2 x 14. 0853141819
The first hundred years of this company, founded in Christchurch, New Zealand, in January 1873, and since 1973 an integral part of the giant Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company.
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$30

68122
HOPE, Ronald
A NEW HISTORY OF BRITISH SHIPPING

London. 1990. John Murray. 1st Ed. XVIII, 533 PP with 2 pages "Sail Plans", 3 maps, 26 "Tables and Charts", plus 16 pages with 32 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers, front outside edge and title page. An otherwise excellent copy. 24 x 16 0719547997
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$20

64794
HOPE, Ronald
SHIPS

London. 1958. B. T. Batsford Ltd. 1st Ed., in Junior Heritage Books series. 80 PP with b/w and colour illustrations by John Mansbridge. Fp: A Close-hauled Ship of 1565. Hard cover, illustrated front. Ex library copy with 4 stamps on endpapers, pocket on front endpaper and shelf number at foot of spine. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 20.7 x 14.2.
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$10

57247
HORDERN, Lt. Cmdr. Marsden C.
NAVAL OPERATIONS TIMOR SEA, 1942-3

Garden Island, Sydney. c. 1990. The Naval Historical Society of Australia, Inc. Naval Historical Society, Monograph No. 3. 12 PP (typescript on recto only) with 1 map, 1 sketch-plan of Type B Fairmile and 4 b/w photos (photocopy quality). Pictorial soft cover. Contained in a clear plastic folder. Near fine. 30.5 x 22.
Paper read to the Society in March 1990.
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$5

68069
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. Rear top of jacket is repaired, o/wise a near fine copy. 24 x 16. 0333234774
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$15

18824
HOWARTH, David
SOVEREIGN OF THE SEAS, The Story of British Sea Power

London. 1980. Quartet Books. Paperback reprint of the 1974 original. 382, (2 adv.) PP with 6 maps & 2 diagrams, plus 16 pages with 20 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Stamp of previous owner on top of Page 1. Very good. 20.8 x 13.5. 0704333414
The growth of British power at sea, since the 5th Century voyages of Celtic monks across the Atlantic...
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$5

68113
HOWELLS, Eric B.
SAILING AND SEAMANSHIP

London. 1961. Longmans. 1st edition by Commander B. W. Licke. (8), 184 PP with b/w illustrations by W. Megoran. Hard cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Signature on half-title page. Dust jacket lightly rubbed. Occasional foxing. Very good. 25.4 x 18.
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$10

53164
HOWGEGO, Raymond John
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF EXPLORATION 1850 TO 1940. The oceans, islands and polar regions

Sydney. 2006. Hordern House. 1st Ed. XII, 690 PP. Eps: H.M.S. Investigator and the ice pack. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 28.7 x 21.5. 1875567410
A comprehensive reference guide to the history and literature of exploration, travel and colonization in the oceans, the islands, New Zealand and the polar regions from 1850 to the early decades of the twentieth century. 521 articles/entries. From Louis William ABBOTT to Ferdinand von ZEPPELIN.
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$270

48352
HUGHES, Robert
IN PERILOUS SEAS

Tunbridge Wells, UK. 1990. Spellmount. 1st Ed. 168 PP with 1 portrait and & facsimile of newspaper clipping, plus 8 pages with 19 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Dated and signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 22.2 x 14. 0946771510
WWII on European fronts: convoys, landing... with the British Pacific Fleet in 1945
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$15

36355
HULL, Seabrook
THE BOUNTIFUL SEA

London. 1966. Sidgwick and Jackson. 1st UK Ed. XII, 340 PP with 3 maps and 116 b/w illust. (artist's conceptions, sketches and photos). Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges. Label of previous owner on FFEP, o/wise a very good clean copy. 23.2 x 15.5.
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$15

31773
HUNT, Susan & CARTER, Paul
TERRE NAPOLEON - Australia through French Eyes 1800-1804

Sydney. 1999. Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Jacqueline Bonnemains. (8), 148 PP with b/w and colour illust., and 46 plates in b/w and colour. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Light foxing on prelims, o/wise fine. 31 x 24.7. 0949753874
French exploration of Australian shores (1801 to 1803) led by Captain Nicolas Baudin. Published to accompany an exhibition held in Sydney from 27th February to 30 May 1999.
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$15

60920
HYDROGRAPHER OF THE NAVY
AUSTRALIA PILOT - Volume II, South and East coasts of Australia, from Cape Northumberland to Port Jackson, including Bass Strait and Tasmania

London. 1918. Hydrographic Department, Admiralty. 1st Ed. Advertisement to the First edition by Rear-Admiral J. F. Parry. Edited by ROUGHTON, Commander J. C. (4 notices), XXIV, 558 PP with tables, plus 1 folded Index to Admiralty Charts 11A (2), and 1 b/w plate (Cape Northumberland Lighthouse). Inside front cover: Caution when approaching British Ports. Cloth cover (rubbed & soiled), rear hinge of spine frayed and inside front hinge a little cracked. Contents very good. 23 x 14.5.
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$30

52178
HYDROGRAPHER OF THE NAVY
EASTERN ARCHIPELAGO PILOT - Volume II

London. 1949. Hydrographic Department, Admiralty. 6th edition of the 1893 original. Advertisement to this 6th edition by Vice-Admiral A. G. N. Wyatt. Edited by Capt. F.M. HODGSON. (6), LII, 692 PP with 9 figures, 5 maps and 43 coastal views, plus 1 folded Index Chart (S.D.34), 6 plates with 6 maps and 46 plates with 108 coastal views. Supplement No. 5-1959 with 110 pages loosely inserted (advertisement by Rear-Admiral K. ST. B. Collins). Cloth cover, gilt title on front board and spine. Covers lightly rubbed. Internally a very good clean copy. 24.5 x 15.
Comprising the south-eastern end of Sumatra, Sunda Strait, Java, Islands eastward of Java, Southern and Eastern coasts of Borneo, Macassar Strait, Celebes, and the western part of the Soea Eilanden .
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$35

44262
HYDROGRAPHER OF THE NAVY
SOUTH INDIAN OCEAN PILOT

Taunton, UK. 1990. Hydrographer of the Navy. 9th edition of the 1891 original, N.P. 39. Edited by Lieut. Cmdr D.T. WATTS. XII, (2), 320 PP with 2 index charts, 12 tables, 17 maps, 18 coastal views and b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, gilt map on back cover. Supplement 1-1992 dated 25 April 1992, 12 pages loosely inserted. Near fine. 30.2 x 21.2.
Comores, Madagascar, Seychelles group, La Réunion, Mauritius, Chagos Archipelago and other islands lying westward of longitude 90 East.
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$35

38213
ILLINGWORTH, Captain John H.
TWENTY CHALLENGES FOR THE AMERICA'S CUP

London. 1968. Hollis & Carter. 1st Ed. 158 PP with tables and 3 figures, plus 16 pages with 22 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (rubbed). Light foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.3 x 14.2. 370003314
The founding of the Cup, and early defenders... Appendix: the 12-Metre Rating Rule.
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$15

41701
INNES, Hammond
SEA AND ISLANDS

London. 1967. Collins. 1st Ed. 288 PP with 1 plan of Mary Deare, and 5 maps, plus 24 pages with 27 b/w and 20 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Front endpaper with offsetting and stamp of previous owner. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14.5.
Yacht Mary Deare in Scandinavia, Mediterranean Sea... Voyages to the Maritimes of Canada, to Addu atoll in the Maldives...
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$10

68083
ITO, Masanori
THE END OF THE IMPERIAL JAPANESE NAVY

London. 1962. Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st English edition, translated by Andrew Y. Kuroda & Roger Pineau. 240 PP with 7 plans & 11 maps, plus 8 pages with 17 b/w photos. Eps: Pacific Map showing the tides of war in the Pacific 1941-45. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page and label of previous owner opposite. Dust jacket with repaired tears. Faint foxing, o/wise a very good clean copy. 21.7 x 14.5.
A Japanese account of the rise and fall of Japan's sea power with emphasis on WWII.
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$20

44082
JACKSON, Robert
THE ROYAL NAVY IN WORLD WAR II

London. 1997. Airlife. 1st UK edition. 176 PP with 6 maps and 169 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Remainder mark on lower outside edge, o/wise near fine. 25.2 x 19.5. 185310714X
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$10

54587
JAPANESE HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE
ON THE MARINE GEOLOGY OF BEACH EROSION IN OMORI-HAMA VICINITY, HAKODATE CITY (in The Bulletin of the Japanese Hydrographic Office - Pub. No. 943, Volume XIII, Part I & II)

Tokyo. 1956, 1959 . Maritime Safety Board. 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 covers. Very good set. 25.5 x 19.
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$20

58806
JARMAN, Robert
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO THE SOUTH SEAS IN THE "JAPAN", employed in the Sperm Whale Fishery, under the Command of John May

Melbourne. 2009. Edition Renard. Reprint of the 1838 original, in a limited edition of 30 numbered copies (No. 21). Edited, with an Introduction, Notes, Chronology, and Index by Robert M. Warneke. X, (2 blank), VI, 318 PP. Fp: Portrait of Robert Jarman in 1877. All edges dyed. Marker ribbon. Full grey goatskin, gilt title on spine, cloth slipcase with title on labels. Fine. 24.3 x 17.
Voyage: June 1831 to August 1834. London, Cape of Good Hope, St Paul Island (Indian Ocean), Indonesia, Japan, Hawai'i, Tonga, Australia, Fiji, Kiribati ... New Zealand, Cape Horn, Azores, London.
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$650

50948
JEFFS, Andrew, & MARSH, David
CATALONIA CONQUERS THE ATLANTIC. Hales Trophy history re-written

Melbourne. 1998. Hoogovens Aluminium & Baird Publications. 1st Ed. Reprint of a Work Boat World special feature. 32 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.5 x 21.
Catalonia, a 91metre wave-piercing catamaran, and the Hales Trophy holder, won in June 1990.
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$5

61457
JOHNSON, Dianne
BRUNY D'ENTRECASTEAUX and his encounter with Tasmanian Aborigines: From Provence to Recherche Bay

Lawson, NSW. 2012. Blue Mountain Education and Research Trust. 1st Ed. (XII), 121 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.8 x 21. 9780646570563
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$35

49470
JONES, A. G. E.
SHIPS EMPLOYED IN THE SOUTH SEAS TRADE 1775-1861

Canberra. 1986. Roebuck. 1st Ed. Publication No. 36 in the Roebuck Society series. XVIII, 276, (104 Index) PP with b/w illustrations (charts, ports, sailing ships & whaling scenes). Inside covers: docks on the Thames River. Bound copy, cloth cover (retaining the pictorial soft cover - see image), gilt title on spine. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 25.5 x 18. 0909434301
Includes: Registrar general of shipping and seamen, transcripts of Registers of Shipping 1787-1862 (part III).
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$50

20658
JONES, Henry M.
SHIPS OF KINGSTON, Good-bye, Fare Ye Well

Plymouth, Mass. 1926. Memorial Press of Plymouth. 1st Ed. 130 PP with 5 plans of Port, 19 ship plans, 50 b/w illust. & 6 colour plates. Title-page: Sheer and spar plan of bark Abby of Kingston, 1854. Colour Fp: Ship Herculean of Kingston, Benjamin Cook, Master, entering Liverpool, 1840. Orig. gilt & decorated cloth cover (flag signal for Good-bye, fare ye well). Handsome gothic-printed dedicatory note: presented to Commander Alan John Villiers by the Jones River Village Club at the Major John Bradford House, Kingston, Massachusetts. Covers have a few spots, o/wise a fine copy. 28 x 20.
An account of the 276 vessels built and launched at the landing into Jones River since the Revolution.
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$100

67841
KEMP, J. F., & YOUNG, Peter
SHIP CONSTRUCTION SKETCHES & NOTES

Oxford. 1991. Butterworth-Heinemann. Reprint of the 1989 edition, original of 1958). 136 PP with many b/w figures. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 075060381X
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$15

48259
KEMP, Lieut.-Commander P. K.
FLEET AIR ARM

London. 1954. Herbert Jenkins. 2nd impression (December 1954) of the November 1954 original. Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet Sir Philip L. Vian. 232 PP, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w photos. Fp: H. M. S. Eagle. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges and few pages. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$15

38197
KERR, George F.
BUSINESS IN GREAT WATERS - The War History of the P. & O. (1939-1945)

London. 1951. Faber & Faber. 1st Ed. 196 PP, plus 2 colour plates, 6 pages with 13 photos & 1 large folded photo (panoramic view of Table Bay Harbour in April 1941). Fp: The North African Landing 1942. Cloth cover, dj (chipped). Light foxing, signature of previous owner on preliminary page. Very good. Scarce. 20.5 x 14.
The world's greatest merchant fleet during WWII. Armed merchant cruisers, troopships ...
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$15

37764
KERR, J. Lennox & JAMES, David (editors)
WAVY NAVY, By Some Who Served

London. 1951. George G. Harrap. Reprint of the 1950 original. 264 PP with text-illustrations (initial letter of chapters, head & tail pieces), plus 6 colour plates. Fp: A Night Air Attack off Arromanches. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). A little light foxing, mostly on prlims. Repaired dust jacket has some sellotape. Internally a very clean and good copy. Scarce with a dust jacket. 22 x 14.
Stories & experiences of members of the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (waved stripes) during WWII. The last two chapters give an account of the RNVR between 1872 & 1945.
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$15

16811
KERR, J. Lennox & GRANVILLE, Wilfred
THE R.N.V.R. - A Record of Achievement

London. 1957. George G. Harrap. 1st Ed. 304 PP with 1 line drawing, plus 24 pages with 47 b/w photos. Fp: M.L. 282 at Zeebrugge. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped with a few chips or closed tears). Ex-library copy with 6 neat stamps on first and last leaves and previous owner's signature, o/wise a very good clean copy. 21.5 x 14.5.
History of the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve since its inception in 1903. Its organization and some of its valorous deeds.
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$10

17414
KING, Commander William
THE STICK AND THE STARS

New York. 1958. W.W. Norton. 1st US Ed. 192 PP. Hard cover, cloth spine, very good price-clipped dust jacket. Minimal light foxing on prelims and outside edges, name of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise a near fine copy. 21.5 x 14.5.
The 6 years of a Royal Navy submariner on all the seas and oceans, during World War II.
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$20

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

68192
KIRKALDY, Adam W.
BRITISH SHIPPING - Its History, Organisation and Importance

New York. 1970. Augustus M. Kelley. Reprint of the 1914 original, with an introductory note by Professor Ralph Davis. VIII, (2), XX, 655 PP with tables, plus 1 large folded map and 12 folded plates (tables and graphs). Fp: Track chart of the world with main routes and coaling-stations. Cloth cover, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers, title page and lower corner of page 177. Faint foxing, o/wise contents near fine. 22.3 x 14.5. 678055580
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$20

38847
LA DAGE, John & VAN GEMERT, Lee
STABILITY AND TRIM FOR THE SHIP'S OFFICER

Cambridge, Maryland. 1963. Cornell Maritime Press, Inc. 4th reprint of the 2nd edition of 1956 (original of 1946). XVI, 216 PP with 67 figures and 4 inserts, plus 4 folded inserts in rear pocket. Fp: Heavy lift ship USNS Pvt Leonard C. Brostrom. Hard cover, gilt device and title on front cover and spine. Lower and upper part of the spine worn, faint foxing on outside edges. Signature and bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.5.
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$20

68106
LAGAN, Jack
THE BAREFOOT NAVIGATOR

London. 2006. Adlard Coles Nautical. 1st Ed. XII, 148 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 24.2 x 17.2. 9780713674293
Navigating with the skills of the ancients.
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$20

18335
LAING, Alexander
THE AMERICAN HERITAGE HISTORY OF SEAFARING AMERICA

New York. 1974. American Heritage Publishing. 1st Ed. 344, (8 index) PP with 300 b/w & colour illust. Hard cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj (price clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 28.6 x 22.2. 0070358478
America under sail: from colonial days to the present boom in sailing for pleasure and sport.
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$10

67475
LANDSTRÖM, Björn
COLUMBUS, The Story of Don Cristobal Colon Admiral of the Ocean and his four voyages westward to the Indies according to contemporary sources, retold and illustrated by ...

London. 1967. Allen & Unwin. 1st UK edition translated from the 1966 Swedish original by Michael Phillips and Hugh W. Stubbs. 208 PP with b/w & colour illustrations, pages 193-197: Chronology. Eps: Facsimile of the first printing of Columbus' letter about his discovery, printed in Barcelona in 1493. Cloth cover, device on front cover. Ex-library copy with library label on FEP, stamps on title page (recto/verso) and last leaf. Part of dust jacket tipped in on front endpaper. Covers lightly soiled. Good reading/working copy. 28.5 x 22.
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$10

22032
LAPPING, Brian
END OF EMPIRE

London. 1985. Book Club Associates / Guild Publishing. Reprint of the 1985 original. XVI, 560 PP with 17 maps and 133 bw illust. FEP: British Empire: dates of acquisition. REP: The end of British rule. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 25.3 x 18.5.
From Pax Britannica to independence, based on the television series..
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$10

45536
LAUX, Claire (editor)
LE PACIFIQUE

Nouméa. 2002. Groupe de Recherche en Histoire Océanienne Contemporaine / Editions Ile de Lumière. 1st Ed. Volume 6, in the 101 mots pour comprendre series. 260 PP with 3 tables, 1 b/w sketch map, 4 b/w & 30 colour illustrations, and 17 maps in colour. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 19 x 13. 2912429188
101 words, to understand the History of the Pacific. Colonisation (German, English, Spanish, French)... Whaling... Pearls and Pearling... EEZ (Exclusive Economic Zone).
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$40

67242
LAVERY, Brian
THE ARMING AND FITTING OF ENGLISH SHIPS OF WAR 1600-1815

London. 2000. Conway. Reprint of the 1987 original. 319 PP with tables, line drawings, sketches and b/w illust. (paintings, photos...). Fp: The stern of a First Rate, from the Phillips print, c.1690. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 30 x 25.2. 0851774512
Steering, Anchors and Capstans... Guns their distribution and equipment...
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$85

42737
LAVERY, H. J. (editor)
EXPLORATION NORTH - Australia's Wildlife from Desert to Reef

Melbourne. 1978. Richmond Hill Press. 1st Ed. 244, 6 index) PP with sketches, maps, b/w and colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Presentation plate by the Queensland Minister for Culture, National Parks and Recreation tipped in on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24.7 x 17.5. 0908157002
The Explorers by H.J. Lavery. The Mulga, Land of the Bulloo by M.J.S. Denny. The Bush by G. Gordon. The Rainforest by J. W. Winter. The Swamps, by J. G. Blackman. The Reef, Uncertain Land of Plenty, by C. J. Limpus.
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$10

68052
LAWSON, Will
HARPOONS AHOY ! - Fighting the Great Sperm Whales

Sydney. 1938. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. IX, (2), 220 PP. Blue cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Spine lightly rubbed at head and foot and dulled. Occasional light foxing. Very good. 22 x 15.
Story of the great sperm whales and Captain McKillop, last of the old-time whalers out of Hobart (as told to the author).
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$50

62062
LE FLEMING, H.M.
WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR I, No. 1 - Battleships (British and German Battleships and Battle Cruisers)

London. 1961. Ian Allan. Revised edition of the 1959 original, in the ABC series. 64 PP with 65 b/w photos & 4 pages with drawings recognition features. Pict. card covers with slight insect damage around front edge. Contents very good. Small format: 18 x 12.5.
From wooden walls to steel battleships (1861-1893) and dreadnoughts, naval events 1906-1918.
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$10

59288
LEEK, Bob
SAIL TRADERS OF PORT PHILLIP AND VICTORIA - Volume II

Newport, Victoria. 2009. Scuttlebutt Press. 1st Ed. 155 PP with 15 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 20.7 x 14.7. 9780980590210
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$30

20649
LEFROY, Mike (editor)
THE REPLICA OF HM BARK ENDEAVOUR, The Story So Far : 1987-1994

Fremantle. 1994. The Endeavour Replica. 1st Ed. 52 PP with 52 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 15.7 x 22.2.
Pictorial record of the building of H.M. Bark Endeavour.
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$10

64402
LESTER, Gary & SLEEMAN, Richard
THE AMERICA'S CUP 1851-1987 - Sailing for Supremacy

Sydney. 1986. Lester-Townsend Publishing. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Sir James Hardy. 239 PP with b/w and colour illust. (including 7 colour sketches by Terry Welsby). Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. Large format: 36 x 26. 0949853089
Of special interest as the book contains, loosely inserted:- a coaster 'R.P.Y.C America's Cup 1987' with the signatures of John Longley, Warren Jones, Alan Bond and Ben Lexcen.
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$150

67837
LEWIS, David
THE VOYAGING STARS, Secrets of the Pacific Island Navigators

Sydney. 1978. Collins. 1st Ed. 208 PP with 26 drawings, plus 12 pages with 15 b/w & colour photos. Eps: Map of the South West Pacific and 2 insets (Carolines/Marianas & Santa Cruz). Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket is a little rubbed around edges, o/wise a near fine copy. 21.7 x 14. 0002164043
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$25

62535
LEWIS, Dr. Tom
DARWIN'S SUBMARINE I-124

Adelaide. 2010. Avonmore Books. 1st Ed. Foreword by the Honourable Austin Asche, AC, QC. 182 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, documents, maps, plans and sketches and photos). Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 25 x 17.7. 9780957735194
Sunk by HMAS "Deloraine" 20th January 1942 in 150 feet of water off Darwin. Early salvage attempts (for the code books). Historic shipwreck since 28th June 1977.
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$35

56905
LINFORD, Jenny
LIGHTHOUSES

Bath, UK. 2008. Parragon. Reprint of the 2006 original. 192 PP with 3 b/w illustrations and 146 colour photos. Half title page: Beach Head, Isle of Wight. Title page: Westerheversand Lighthouse, Schleswig-Holstein. Fp: Los Angeles Harbor Light. Laminated pictorial boards, dj. Fine. 33.7 x 27. 978181405471176
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$20

35118
LIVINGSTON, K. T.
THE WIRED NATION CONTINENT - The Communication Revolution and Federating Australia

Melbourne. 1996. O.U.P. 1st Ed. XIV, 218 PP with 5 maps. Card cover, dj. Fine. 22.2 x 14.2. 0195536339
Uniting of the colonies, and the place of telegraphic, postal, and press communication in that process. Overseas Mail Shipping. Australia's overseas cable link. Pacific cable...
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$20

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

London. 1954. Cresset. 1st Ed. XIV, 288 PP, plus 10 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): The Sovereign of the Seas 1837. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket is a little foxed on the inside and light foxing mainly on prelims and outside page edges. An otherwise very good clean copy. 22.2 x 13.5.
A brief social history of the Royal Navy and its use as an instrument of national policy.
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$10

67830
LONDON ILLUSTRATED NEWS [THE]
THE SAMOAN CRISIS: BRITISH AND UNITED STATES WAR-SHIPS AT APIA (in The London Illustrated News, May 6, 1899)

New York. 1899. The International News Company. Part of Vol. 24, No. 626, May 6, 1899. 639 - 662 PP, stapled. Contains article on P. 651 and 652 with 7 b/w photos by Symonds & Co., Portsmouth . Soft wrappers with a few small nicks and a small closed tear, illustrated front (The Queen at Cimiez: "Vive le Reine d'Angleterre !"). Very good. 39.5 x 30.
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$25

63869
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS - Volume 3: 1871-1900

Geelong. 1982. List Publishing. 1st edition limited to 1500 numbered copies (No. 939/1500). XXIV, 296 PP with 8 maps and 16 b/w illust., plus 24 pages with 59 b/w illustrations. Eps: The "George Roper" on Lonsdale Reef, Port Phillip Heads. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Hand numbered and signed by the author on verso of title page. Cover has a small bump on front edge and dust jacket has a few chips and 2 repaired tears on back cover. Internally, near fine. Scarce. 24.3 x 17.4. 0949589004
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$60

47555
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS, Volume 4: 1901-1986

Portarlington. 1987. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. 284 PP with numerous b/w illust., sketches & map. FEP: The four-masted bark Strathgryfe stranded on Yanakie Beach. REP: Stranded Falls of Halladale. Hard cover, dj. Signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 24 x 17.6. 0909244316
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$30

59865
LONEY, Jack
THE LOCH ARD DISASTER

Portarlington. c. 1985. Marine History Publication. 7th edition. 44 PP with 1 b/w photo, plus 16 pages with 1 map & 21 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.8 x 14.2. 095998531X
Wrecked on Mutton Bird Island near Port Campbell on 1st June, 1878.
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$10

68068
LONEY, Jack
SHIPS AND SEAMEN OFF THE SOUTH COAST

Belmont, Vic. 1980. Neptune Press. 1st Ed. 142 PP with b/w illust. (map & photos). Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 22.2 x 16 0909131465
Whaling, wreckers, shipwrecks & disasters, tall ships and mosquito fleets.
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$10

21931
LONEY, Jack
SHIPS IN CORIO BAY, GEELONG 1840-1980

Newton, Vic. 1981. Neptune Press. 1st Ed. 222 PP with 1 map & b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket chipped and rubbed. Dated and signed by author with note to previous owner. Near fine. 24 x 18.5. 0909131767
Inter-bay trade, wrecks & fire, wharves & piers,...
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$40

67998
LOUGHRAN, J. L.
A SURVEY OF MERCANTILE HOUSEFLAGS & FUNNELS

Albrighton. 1979. Waine Research Pub. 1st Ed. 133 PP with 33 drawings (17 b/w, 16 colour) in text plus 33 full-page colour illust. (flags & funnels). Eps: Company flags. Red cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket has a few marks and shelf wear. Ex Maritime College Library copy with neat stamps on recto of frontispiece, rear endpaper and title page. Light foxing on outside top edges, o/wise contents are fine. Scarce. 30.5 x 21.6. 0905184025
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$40

65543
LUBBOCK, Basil
THE LAST OF THE WINDJAMMERS - VOLUMES I & II

Glasgow. 1986 & 1990. Brown, Son & Ferguson. Reprint of the 1927 & 1929 original. Vol. I: XIV, (2), 518 PP, plus 74 pages with 126 b/w illustrations & 17 pages with plans (12 of them folded). Fp: Quathlamba. Vol. II: XV, 448 PP, plus 100 pages with 174 b/w illustrations and 17 plans (16 of them folded). Fp: Hougomont. Eps: Chart of the world. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and gilt on spine, dj. Set of 2 volumes in fine condition. 24.5 x 18.5. 0851741134 & 0851741142
The life, the personnel, the epic of the Horn, the clippers of the 70's, the medium clippers of the 80's and various trades with small fry.
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$150

61871
MacALINDIN, Bob
NO PORT IN A STORM

Caithness, Scotland. 1998. Whittles Publishing. 1st Ed. XII, 146 PP with b/w illustrations (maps, engravings, sketches, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Errata slip tipped in, on page 31. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24 x 17. 1870325370
History of some "Lightships" worldwide. ... The Channel Rock Lightship, on Proudfoot Shoal (Arafura Sea / Gulf of Carpentaria), and the 1899 disaster brought by Cyclones Mahina and Nachon. ...
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$20

53111
MACARTHUR, Antonia & LONGLEY, John
ENDEAVOUR. Australia's Flag Ship

Sydney. 2006. Australian National Maritime Museum. 1st Ed. 32 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (1 cutaway, charts, engravings, paintings, photos). Pictorial card covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 1860070515
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$10

43530
MccGWIRE, Michael (editor)
SOVIET NAVAL DEVELOPMENTS - Context and Capability

Halifax, Nova Scotia. 1973. Dalhousie University. 1st Ed., Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Department of Political Science. X, 467 PP. Soft cover. Covers somewhat sunned, o/wise near fine. 27.5 x 21.5.
A collection of 31 papers relating to Russia's maritime interests presented at a seminar in October 1972.
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$20

52597
McDONALD, Ean
FLIP SIDE WAR

Perth. 2005. Hesperian Press. 1st Ed. X, 169 PP with b/w illustrations (cartoons, drawings, maps, photos, plans). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.2 x 20.5. 0859053539
Experiences during World War II: HMAS Leeuwin in W.A., HMAS Sydney and Scrap Iron Flotilla in the Mediterranean ... HMAS Shepparton in the Pacific.
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$15

16785
MACINTYRE, Captain Donald
FIGHTING SHIPS AND SEAMEN

London. 1963. Evans Brothers. 1st Ed. 192 PP, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 22 x 15.5.
Accounts of decisive actions at sea: battles of Jutland, Narvick and Leyte. The role of Q ships, convoys to Malta and Russia...
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$15

16810
MACINTYRE, Donald
FAMOUS FIGHTING SHIPS

London. 1975. Hamlyn. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w & 19 colour illust. Title-page: HMS Warspite. Eps: Trafalgar, surrender of Redoutable. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 30.5 x 15. 0600354865
Stories of 10 ships and their commanders. From the Revenge of Drake to the USS Enterprise... Redoutable (France), Mikasa (Japan), Scharnhorst (Germany),..
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$10

68189
MACINTYRE, Donald
LEYTE GULF: Armada in the Pacific

London. 1970. Macdonald. 1st UK Ed., in the Purnell's History of the Second World War series - Battle Book No. 11. 160 PP with b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers with rubbed patches. Slight ageing of paper. Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page, o/wise very good. 21 x 13.5.
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$5

64638
MACKANESS, George
ODES OF MICHAEL MASSEY ROBINSON - First Poet Laureate of Australia (1754-1826)

Dubbo, NSW. 1976. Review Publications. Reprint of the 1946 original. Volume IV in the Australian Historical Monographs new series. 112 PP with 5 b/w illustrations. Card cover with a small rubbed patch and faded near spine. Very good. 21.5 x 13.8.
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$10

20828
McKIE, Ronald
PROUD ECHO

Sydney. 1957. Angus & Robertson. Reprint of 1953 original. XVII, 158 PP with 26 bw illust., plus 4 pages with map of Sunda Strait and views of HMAS Perth & USS Houston (illustrations by Frank Norton). Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. A fine copy. 22 x 14.
The painful and stirring story of the action of HMAS Perth and USS Houston on the night of 28th February 1942 in the Sunda Strait.
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$20

67974
McLEAN, Donald & EMANUEL, Cedric
THE GREAT SOUTH LAND - Book 2

Sydney. 1975. Angus and Robertson. 1st Ed. Book 2 in The Story of Australia Series. 57 PP with 7 maps and 30 b/w illustrations ( 6 on full page) by Cedric Emanuel. Pictorial soft cover. Covers lightly soiled and with a crease at bottom of front cover. Occasional foxing. Very good. 25.2 x 19. 0207130507
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$25

68094
McNAB, Robert
MURIHIKU AND THE SOUTHERN ISLANDS: A History of the West Coast Sounds, Foveaux Strait, Stewart Island, the Snares, Bounty, Antipodes, Auckland, Campbell and Macquarie Islands from 1770 to 1829

La Vergne, TN, USA. 2010. Nabu Public Domain Reprint. A Nabu facsimile reprint of the 1907 original. (2 blank), XIII, 377, (6) PP, plus 4 plates with 2 maps (New Zealand and the Southern Islands / Murihiku and Stewart Island) and 2 manuscripts. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.5 x 19. 9781145532656
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$30

15729
MADDOCK, S. & WHYTE, D.
FAR AS A MAN MAY GO - Captain Cook's New Zealand

Auckland. 1969. Collins. 1st Ed. XVI, 284 PP plus 60 Pages with 114 b/w & col. illust. Fp: Captain Cook by John Webber. Eps: Chart of NZ drawn by Cook & map today. Hard cover, dj. Signature of previous owner on FFEP, stamp of Devonport Maritime Museum and inscription on half-title page, o/wise a very good clean copy. 22 x 16.
A comparison of New Zealand in the 1960's and 200 years earlier when surveyed and described by Cook.
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$10

67623
MAGGS
MILITARY & NAVAL HISTORY - Catalogue 1318

London. 2001. Maggs Bros. Ltd. 1st Ed. 144 PP with colour and b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24 x 16.5.
Selection of 491 items.
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$10

67624
MAGGS
MILITARY & NAVAL HISTORY - Catalogue 1323

London. 2002. Maggs Bros. Ltd. 1st Ed. 124 PP with colour and b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24 x 16.5.
Selection of 390 items.
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$10

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

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

67984
MARCUS, G. J.
HEART OF OAK - A survey of British sea power in the Georgian era

London. 1975. O.U.P. 1st Ed. XII, 308 PP with 4 maps and 53 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped and a little rubbed or creased around edges). A near fine copy. 24.2 x 16. 0192158120
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$25

12131
MARDER, Arthur J.
FROM THE DARDANELLES TO ORAN - Studies of the Royal Navy in War and Peace 1915-1940

London. 1974. O.U.P. 1st UK Ed. XIII, (5), 301 PP with 1 facsimile of letter, plus 10 pages with 14 b/w photos and one folded chart (The Dardanelles and the Sea of Marmora) at rear of book. Lacks the 4 other charts called for. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine which has remnants of an old label. University library stamps on endpapers, title-page and verso and outside page edges. Otherwise internally clean. 22.5 x 14.2. 0192158023
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$15

67710
MARIN-MARIE
WIND ALOFT, WIND ALOW

London. 1945. Peter Davies. December 1945 reprint of the October 1945 original. VIII, 322 PP with 4 drawings and a tail piece (The Blue Water Medal), plus 24 pages with 24 b/w illustrations (5 paintings by the author and 19 b/w photos). Fp: Yacht Winnibelle. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket rubbed and chipped and small piece missing on spine. Signature on FFEP. Very good. 20.5 x 14.
Single-handed crossing of the North Atlantic on a power boat and under sail, pre WWII, by a painter commissioned by the French Navy.
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$15

59350
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY AUSTRALIA
AUSTRALIAN / AUSTRALASIAN / MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Newsletter / Bulletin for

Perth. 1979 - 2009. Australian / Australasian / Institute for Maritime Arhaeology. Edited by: Jeremy Green and Myra Stanbury. 46 issues 30 half-yearly and 16 yearly. Newsletters: 4 issues for 1979 and 1980 with a total of 149 PP. Bulletin: 42 issues with a total of 3100 PP. All issues with b/w illustrations (maps, plans, sketches and photos). Pictorial soft colour (b/w issues 1 to 20, colour issues 21 to 33). Fine set. 29.8 x 21.
Newsletter: Nos 1 to 4, for 1979 & 1980. Bulletin "Australian Institute": Nos 5 to 33 for 1981 to 2001. Bulletin "Australasian Institute": 2002 to 2009.
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$1200

58265
MARSHALL, P. J.
PROBLEMS OF EMPIRE: BRITAIN AND INDIA 1757-1813

London. 1968. George Allen and Unwin Ltd. 1st Ed. No. 3 in the Historical Problems: Studies and Documents series. XII, 13-239 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 21.5 x 14.
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$15

43468
MARSHALL, Roger
DESIGNED TO WIN - Ocean Racing Deck Layout

London. 1979. Granada Publishing/Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. 191 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos, diagrams, drawings. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing, o/wise near fine. 28 x 22.5. 0229115780
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$20

53858
MARSHALL, Roger
YACHT DESIGN DETAILS

New York. 1989. Hearst Marine. 1st Ed. 171 PP with b/w illust. (sketches, plans, photos..). Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 22.2. 0688072151
Projects to improve boats, from hull construction to davits & dinghies.
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$10

67733
MATTINGLEY, Christobel
MY FATHER'S ISLANDS - Abel Tasman's Heroic Voyages

Canberra. 2012. National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. VI, 190 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.7 x 13. 9780642277367
A fictional account of Abel Tasman's achievements.
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$25

42777
MAUK, David C.
THE COLONY THAT ROSE FROM THE SEA - Norwegian Maritime Migration and Community in Brooklyn, 1850-1910

New York. 1997. The Norwegian-American Historical Association / The University of Illinois Press. 1st Ed. XVI, 272 PP with b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 26.2 x 18.4. 0877320861
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$20

20338
MEAD, Tom
THE FATAL LIGHTS - Two Strange Tragedies of the Sea

Sydney. 1993. Dolphin Books. 1st Ed. (6), 123, (2 adv.) PP with 1 map, plus 20 pages with 1 map & 23 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15. 0909089035
Two wrecks: the clipper ship Dunbar in 1857 underneath the Macquarie Lighthouse, and the S.S. Ly-Ee-Moon, in 1886, just under the Green Cape Lighthouse.
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$15

57057
MEARNS, David L.
THE SEARCH FOR THE SYDNEY

Sydney. 2009. HarperCollins. 1st Ed. Prologue by Lieutenant John Perryman. (8), 264 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus double folded plate with art works in colour . Hard cover, device (and position of wreck in latitude and longitude) on front cover, dj (verso: profile and plans on H.M.A.S. Sydney). Fine. 30.2 x 23.5. 9780732288891
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$20

49490
MERCER, Peter G.
GATEWAY TO PROGRESS - Centenary History of the Marine Board of Burnie

Burnie, Tasmania. 1969. The Marine Board of Burnie. 1st Ed. XI, (3), 206 PP with 6 plans, plus 8 Pages with 13 b/w photos. Eps: Pencil sketch of Emu Bay. Cloth cover, gilt decoration on front cover, with title on spine, dj. Ingleton bookplate. Foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 23 x 15.8.
From an open roadstead to a modern port, with breakwater and wharves.
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$15

36778
MERRIMAN, Commander R.D. (editor)
THE SERGISON PAPERS

Greenwich. 1950. The Navy Records Society. 1st Ed. Publications of the Navy Records Society, Volume 89. (XII), 382 PP, (20 publications & members), plus 4 b/w plates. Fp: Charles Sergison, Clerk of the Acts, 1690-1719. Navy blue/cream buckram, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 23.2 x 15.5.
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$25

68088
MIDDLETON, Angela
TWO HUNDRED YEARS ON COD FISH ISLAND (WHENUAHOU) - From Cultural Encounter to Nature Conservation

Invercargill, NZ. 2007. Department of Conservation / Te Papa Atawhai. Southland Conservancy, June 2007 edition. 84 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8. 9421005174731
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$30

67875
MILLAR, Jack
TRUE AUSTRALIAN SEA STORIES

Adelaide. 1978. Rigby. 1st Ed. 213 PP with b/w illustrations throughout. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Near fine. 26 x 19.5. 072700266X
Storm, shipwreck, piracy, gold robbery, heroism plus the stirring exploits of men against the sea.
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$30

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

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

15558
MORTIMER, Lt. George
OBSERVATIONS AND REMARKS MADE DURING A VOYAGE

Fairfield, Wa., USA. 1988. Ye Galleon. Facsimile reprint of the 1791 original in a limited edition of 220 numbered copies (No.79). VIII, (8), 71 PP, (7). Fp: Facsimile of original title. FEP: Maria Is. REP: Amsterdam Island. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 26 x 18. 0877704562
A voyage made of the brig Mercury to Teneriffe, Amsterdam Island, Maria Island near Van Diemen's Land, Tahiti ... in 1789.
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$30

68051
MORTON, Harry
THE WHALE'S WAKE

Dunedin. 1982. University of Otago Press. 1st Ed. 396 PP with tail pieces by Peggy Morton, plus 40 pages with 108 b/w illustrations. FEP: Australasia whaling grounds. REP: Whaling harbours & shore station locations of New Zealand. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with small repaired tears. A near fine copy. 24 x 15.4. 0908569297
Whaling in New Zealand waters from 1792 to the late 1850's, its impact on Maori culture and the shaping of the NZ character.
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$40

22633
MURRAY-OLIVER, Anthony
CAPTAIN COOK'S HAWAII, As Seen by his Artists

Wellington. 1975. Millwood Press. 1st Ed. 216 PP with 70 b/w & colour plates with enlargements. Title-page: James Cook Wedgwood Cameo by Flaxman. Fp: Captain James Cook, oil painting by Webber. Eps: General Chart Exhibiting the Discoveries made by Capt. James Cook in this and his two preceding Voyages with the Tracks of the Ships under his Command. Hard cover, gilt medallion on front, dj. Cover with faint scratches and a small bump at corner, o/wise a near fine copy. Oblong: 22.8 x 25.
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$30

67121
N/A
ACTIVE SERVICE. With Australia in the Middle East

Canberra. 1953. The Military History and Information Section, A.I.F. (Middle East) / Australian War Memorial. Reprint of the 1941 original. Foreword by General Blamey. (14), 130 PP with 7 maps, 49 drawings, plus 36 pages with 66 b/w photos and 4 sketches by Ivor Hele, and 12 colour plates. Fp (in colour): 25 Pounder. FEP: map of central Mediterranean Sea. REP: Map of Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine, dj. Slight ageing of paper and foxing, o/wise very good. 28 x 22.
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$15

67690
N/A
AQUARIUM NEAPOLITANUM - GUIDA per L'ACQUARIO della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli

Napoli, Italia. 1927. Francesco Gianni & Figli. 123 PP 9th Italian edition. 123 PP with 171 b/w illustrations (1 photo, the endpiece and 169 sketches). Pictorial soft cover. 6 names with ink annotation. Name of previous owner at top corner of front endpaper. Spine rubbed. Italian text. Very good. 24.5 x 16.
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$20

67127
N/A
AS YOU WERE 1949

Canberra. 1949. Australian War Memorial. 1st Ed. Yearly edition in the R.A.N., A.M.F., and R.A.A.F. series. 194 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (drawings, cartoons, photos...). Fp (in colour): Landing in Oesapa Besar. Eps : Illustrated. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine, nice dj. Ageing of paper and foxing, o/wise near fine. 28 x 22.
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$15

68076
N/A
JANE'S FIGHTING SHIPS OF WORLD WAR I

London. 1990. Studio Editions. Reprint of the 1919 original with a supplement by Captain John Moore. 320 PP with over 1000 b/w illustrations: 86 maps and plans of ports, naval bases and Dockyards - Hundreds of ships (plans, line drawings, profiles and photos) - Flags, Ensigns and details of uniforms. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamps of the Australian Maritime College on half title, title page, outside page edges and rear endpaper. Contents very good and clean. Large format: 32 x 25.5. 1851703780
The 1919 original has been supplemented by extracting entries on significant ships from the 1914 edition.
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$15

41342
N/A
MANHATTAN MARINE - CATALOG No. 77 - The Complete Reference Catalog for Naval Architects, Shipyards, Yachtsmen

New York. 1977. Manhattan Marine & Electric Co., Inc. 1st Ed. 432, (4) PP with thousands of b/w or colour illustrations. Card covers with a few marks and repairs.. Few pages with traces of old damp marks on lower corner. Very good. 26.8 x 19.2.
Covers every possible piece of equipment: Adjusters, Barometers, Depth Sounders, Logs, Pumps, Shackles, Thimbles, Ventilators, Wind Indicators, Wire Rope ..
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$20

35173
N/A
SURVIVAL AT SEA - A Training and Instruction Manual

Canberra. 1989. Department of Transport and Communications. Second edition of the 1987 edition. VIII, 91 PP with 6 maps (4 on full page), drawings, 5 b/w and 9 colour photos. Cloth cover, gilt device and title on front cover. Covers lightly foxed, o/wise near fine. 26 x 18.5. 0644089555
Stowage of life-saving appliances, Abandonment. Survival instructions... Survival on land.
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$15

67746
N/A
VINTAGE MAPS - Petite Parcel Set

San Francisco. 2013. Cavallini & Co. Set for packaging special gifts. 12 assorted gift bags, 4 of each size. 12 glittered gift tags with tie, of of each different model. 12 sheets of assorted stickers. Contained in a sellophane envelope. New condition. 9781619921832
This delightful set has everything needed to package a special gift, including gift bags, decorative stickers, and glittered gift tags. Vintage imagery from the Cavallini archives.
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$25

53831
N/A
VOYAGES AND TRAVELS OF MARCO POLO

London. 1886. Cassell & Company. 1st Ed., Volume 30 in the Cassell's National Library. Introduction by Prof. Henry Morley. 192 PP plus 6PP of adverts. Decorated cloth cover, gilt title on front board. Spine lightly sunned and frayed at head. Some of the staples used for stitching are rusty. Endpapers with advertising material. Occasional foxing. Internally fine. Small format: 14.8 x 9.7.
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$25

68053
NAISH, G.P.B.
NELSON AND H.M.S. VICTORY

London. 1965. Pitkin Pictorials. 1st Ed., in the "Pride of Britain" series. 24 PP with 1 "exploded" drawing of H.M.S. Victory and 43 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 23 x 18.
The pictorial story of his life and his ships.
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$10

42637
NASH, Michael
CARGO FOR THE COLONY - The 1797 Wreck of the Merchant Ship Sydney Cove

Canberra. 2001. Navarine Publishing. 2nd edition of the 1996 original. VIII, 199 PP with 4 maps, colour & b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine (mint condition). 25 x 17.7.. 095865617
Wrecked in 1797 on a voyage Calcutta to Port Jackson on Preservation Island in the Furneaux Group. First merchant ship wrecked after the establishment of the colony of New South Wales.
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$30

20760
NAVY
NAVAL HONOURS AND AWARDS 1939-1940

London. 1942. Geoffrey Bles. 1st Ed. XVI, 276 PP, plus 1 colour frontispiece and 12 bw plates. Fp (in colour): 13 Naval decorations and medals. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket lightly soiled & worn. Light foxing, mostly on prelims, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.7.
Reproduces the Special Supplements of the London Gazette, with the Honours and Awards gained by Officers and Men of the Royal Navy & the Merchant Navy between 23 December 1939 & 13 December 1940. A scarce item.
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$25

55958
NEILL, Peter (editor)
MARITIME AMERICA: Art and Artifacts from America's Great Nautical Collections

New York. 1988. Balsam Press. 1st Ed. 255 PP with 232 b/w & colour illust. Fp: The restored 1877 barque Elissa under sail off Galveston Island. Title spread: View of Boston Harbor in 1848. Cloth cover, dj. Light foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 29.2 x 23.5. 0810915278
Thirteen different museums including Peabody of Salem, Mariners' Museum, Newport News, Philadelphia, Mystic Seaport, Thousand Islands Shipyard Museum, etc... described by their Curators. Beautifully presented book.
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$25

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

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

67990
NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING COMPANY AND FEDERAL STEAM NAVIGATION
THE CARRIAGE OF CARGO IN THE STEAMERS OF THE NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING Company, Ltd. and FEDERAL STEAM NAVIGATION Company, Ltd.

London. 1935. Shipping Companies. May 1935 edition. (6), 472, (2) PP, plus (30 folded capacity plans), 13 (Distance tables), (14-20) Depths of water and tides, (12 maps) and XXIII Index. Text with b/w illustrations (drawings and photos), and colour illustrations (1 folded Capacity Plan, 1 folded chart "Load Line 1932" and over 115 plans of Ports). Navy cloth covers with light shelf wear on corners, gilt "Crossed Flags" on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Discreet stamp of The Tasmanian Maritime & Folk Museum with signature of previous owner on title page. Light foxing on first few pages and around a few page edges. Printed on superior paper and in near fine condition. Scarce. 25.2 x 16.3.
General supervision, handling and stowage suggestions, refrigerated cargo...
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$125

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. 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

46646
NIXON, Peter
SAFETY IN SEAGOING SHIPS

Melbourne. 1972. Commonwealth Department of Shipping and Transport. Pilot edition with an introduction by Peter Nixon, Minister for Shipping and Transport. No continuous pagination, 82 PP with 8 cartoons on full page. Soft cover, stapled. Very good. 24.8 x 17.7.
Pilot edition: for critical and constructive comments by experts (professional seafarers), prior the final and complete edition.
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$10

31655
NORDHOFF, Charles
LIFE ON THE OCEAN: being Sketches of Personal Experience in the United States Naval Service, The American and British Merchant Marine, and The Whaling Service

London. 1974. Macdonald and Jane's. Reprint of the 1874 original. 1st UK publication of the 1970 US edition. (8), VIII, 9-286, X, 11-383, VIII, 9-288 PP with 11 b/w illust., plus 15 b/w plates. Illustrated hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket is a little scuffed, o/wise a fine copy. 21.8 x 14. 0356047520
Man-of-War life. Whaling and fishing. Merchant Seaman.
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$60

52585
NUNAN, Peter
HMAS DIAMANTINA. Australia's last River Class Frigate, 1945-1980

McCrae, Vic. 2005. Slouch Hat Publications. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w illustrations (documents, maps, photos). Fp: Most of HMAS Diamantina crew, October 1945. Pictorial soft cover. Note to previous owner on title page signed by the author. Fine. 24.5 x 17. 0957975279
From warship to oceanographic research vessel.
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$30

13623
OAKESHOTT, Ewart
THE BLINDFOLD GAME - "The Day" at Jutland

London. 1969. Pergamon Press Ltd. 1st Ed., in "The Pergamon English Library". (8), 128 PP with 18 charts & 25 drawings by the author, 18 plates with 47 b/w photos, plus 1 large folded plate with 38 figures (1 key to profile and 37 profiles of warships) at rear of book. Hard cover a little bumped at corners, gilt title on spine, dj (lightly rubbed). Near fine. 25.5 x 17.5. 0080132820
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$25

55559
O.C.I.M.F. (editor)
VESSEL INSPECTION QUESTIONNAIRE FOR BULK OIL / CHEMICAL CARRIERS AND GAS CARRIERS

London. 1997. Oil Companies International Marine Forum. 1st Ed. VI, 70, 149 PP. Soft cover. Covers lrubbed and marked, o/wise very good. 29.8 x 21. 1856091414
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$20

67366
ORIENT LINE
ORIENT LINE / ENGLAND - AUSTRALIA - S. S. OTRANTO Writing Paper

London. 1954. Orient Steam Navigation Company. 4 unused sheets of Writing Paper with at the top: Coat of Arms of the company - Orient Line - England Australia and name of vessel S.S. Otranto. Near fine. 19.5 x 12.7.
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$10

68160
ORIENT LINE
RECORDS OF A VOYAGE - S.S. ORONTES, Cruise to the Fjords of Norway and Northern Capitals 1934

London. 1939. Orient Steam Navigation Co. Folder "Cruise to the Fjords of Norway and Northern Capitals (28th July to 16th August), 1934" with 2 pockets. Left pocket with: 1 Post Card of S.S. Orontes - 1 card "Alterations in the Programme" - 1 sheet "Passenger List Competition" - 1 sheet "Sports & Entertainments" - 7 folded "Shore Excursions / Programme" for: Balholm, Stockholm, Helsingfors (Helsinki), Tallinn (Reval) Estonia, Travemunde, Immingham, Southampton. 1 folded List of Prizewinners. 10 folded "Port of call" (each with map or plan) for: Bergen, Christiansand, Mandal, Oslo, Tallinn, Stockholm, Travemünde & Lübeck, Helsingfors, Zoppot & Danzig, Copenhagen. Right pocket with: 1 card Concert in the Ball Room (29th July) - 1 card 'Appy 'Ampsted Coster Ball (6th August) - 1 folded "Invitation to Treasure Hunt" - 1 folded racing club "Baltic Sea Meeting" - 2 Orient line envelopes with: Coupons, Receipt "british Wireless Marine Service", Cinema... . 8 folded "Menu" illustrated front with " Australian Wildflowers" series (No. 1: Everlasting Daisy, No. 2: Geraldton Wax-Plant, No. 3: Scarlet-Flowering Gum, No. 4: Christmas Bells, No. 5: Wattle, No. 6: Sweet-Scented Boronia, No. 7: Waratah & No. 8: Christmas Bush. Cloth covers. Very good. Scarce. 21 x 14.7.
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$250

67730
ORIENT LINE
S.S. ORSOVA - 6 SHIP MENUS "THE EARLY NAVIGATORS"

On board. 1958. Orient Line. 6 Dinner menus, 22nd June to 29th June 1958, in "The Early Navigators" series of 6 paintings by David Cobb, published for Orient Line. Front: Sailing Crafts or Ships. Back: description. Fine. 25.5 x 16.5.
The Norsemen / Viking Longship - The Arabs / Arab Dhow - The Polynesians / large double canoes - Christopher Columbus / Niña, Pinta, Santa Maria - Sir Francis Drake /:Golden Hind - Henry Hudson / Half Moon.
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$35

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

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

41526
PACKER, Joy
DEEP AS THE SEA

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

68121
PADFIELD, Peter
BENEATH THE HOUSE FLAG OF THE P&O

London. 1981. Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 148 PP with 4 line drawings, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w photos. Title page: House flag of P&O above title. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket is a trifle ruffled. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers and title page, o/wise contents near fine. 24 x 16. 009145760
Nostalgic evocation of the great days of the Peninsula & Oriental Line: social history, myth & reality of P.O.S.H. (Port Out, Starboard Home).
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$15

40113
PARKER, Alan & TAYLOR, Digby
ONE MAN'S DREAM - OUTWARD BOUND

Auckland. 1982. Digby Taylor. 1st Ed. 180 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title spread: New Zealand flag. FEP: Man over board. REP: Maps of the 4 legs of the 1981/1982 race. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket sunned. Very good. 28.8 x 20.8. 086470008
The 1981/82 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race, with the New Zealand yacht Outward Bound. They won the small boat trophy and took 5th place on handicap overall.
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$10

37095
PARRY, A. (editor)
THE ADMIRALS FREMANTLE 1788-1920

London. 1971. Chatto & Windus. 1st Ed. 286 PP with 1 genealogical tree and 5 maps, plus 24 pages with 40 b/w illust. Fp: Portrait of Thomas Francis Fremantle. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 22.4 x 14.5. 070111603X
The biographies of Thomas Francis Fremantle (a close friend of Nelson's), Charles Howe Fremantle (Port of Fremantle and Battle of Balaklava), Edmund Robert Fremantle (Maori wars) and Sydney Robert Fremantle (WWI).
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$25

60859
PAYNE, Charles B.
PORT CAMPBELL: Report On by Captain Payne

Melbourne. 1878. John Ferres, Government Printer Report from Department of Ports and Harbors, dated 25th July 1878. 2 page document (recto/verso). Top margin chipped. In a protective plastic envelopee. Very good. 35 x 21.5.
Report presented to both Houses of Parliament. Visit on board the steamer Pharos in mid July 1878: Lay out, suitability, improvments ...
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$25

14563
PEARS, Chas.
YACHTING ON THE SUNSHINE COAST - A Volume of Information compiled, written and illustrated by ...

London. 1932. Southern Railway Co. 1st Ed. (6), 66 PP with 45 colour burgees of Yacht Clubs, plus 16 colour plates by the author on art paper. Cloth cover (lightly soiled and marked), colour illustration pasted down on front board. Foxing spots on outside edges. Name and stamp of previous owners on front endpaper. An otherwise very good copy. 23.7 x 15.
The various yachting centres of Southern England with Yacht Clubs Burgees and exquisite watercolours on art paper.
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$15

12088
PEARS, Commander Randolph
YOUNG SEA DOGS, Some Adventures of Midshipmen of the Fleet

London. 1960. Putnam. 1st Ed. 252 PP, plus 8 pages with 8 b/w illustrations. Fp: A gunroom of Napoleonic days. Cloth cover, dj. Light foxing, mostly on prelims and outside edges. Near fine. 22 x 14.
Early days at sea of Fisher, Jellicoe, Lord Charles Beresford,... Midshipman Heywood of the Bounty,..
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$15

67842
PELVIN, Richard
AUSTRALIANS IN WORLD WAR I - ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY

Canberra. 2012. Department of Veterans' Affairs / Australian Government. 2nd edition of the 2010 original. 128 PP with 1 map on double page with 6 insets, b/w and 12 colour illustrations. Pictorial card covers. Fine. 23.5 x 23.5. 9781877007538
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$20

49563
PERKINS, John
THE SHIPWRECKS OF PORT ELLIOT 1853-1864

Adelaide. 1988. Society for Underwater Historical Research. 1st Ed. 36 PP with 26 b/w illustrations. Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 28.3 x 20.5. 095880060X
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$20

57728
PERRY, T. M. & SIMPSON, Donald H.
DRAWINGS BY WILLIAM WESTALL, Landscape artist on board H.M.S. Investigator during the circumnavigation of Australia by Captain Matthew Flinders R.N. in 1801-1803

London. 1962. The Royal Commonwealth Society. 1st Ed. VIII, 72 PP with 1 portrait of Matthew Flinders, plus 8 plates of maps (1 folded), 4 colour and 129 b/w plates, as well as 1 large folded map in rear pocket. Fp: Portrait of William Westall. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Fine. Folio: 48.5 x 34.7.
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$150

67355
P&O
NOTES FOR PASSENGERS

London. 1952. Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. October 1952 edition. 24 PP with useful information and lists: "P & O Fleet" (Passenger Liners and Cargo Liners) and "P&O Agents". Soft covers. Faint foxing. Near fine. 18.4 x 12.4.
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$10

68130
P&O S. N. Co.
P&O STRATHNAVER & STRATHAIRD, One Class - Run Britain, India, Ceylon, Australia

London. c. 1959. P&O Steam Navigation Company.. Folded travel brochure. 3 folds. On the outside 2 photos of the liners, 4 photos of ports of call, Addresses of Shipping Line and Agents, and on the inside sketch map of the run London to Sydney. On the inside: 15 photos of accommodation. Format: 38 x 51, folded: 19.2 x 17.2.
Strathnaver built 1931, and Strathaird built in 1932. One Class in 1959.
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$20

11554
PONS, Xavier
A SHELTERED LAND

Sydney. 1994. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. XVI, 350 PP with 12 tables in text and 1 table in the endnotes section. Pictorial soft cover. Occasional foxing. Fine. 23 x 15.2. 1863736395
Australia: Creation of a no risk society built behind a wall of protection, either militarily (UK, then USA) or with tariffs and trade barriers. Attempts at a welfare state, which have not wiped out poverty and inequalities... Sweeping reassessment of Australia's past - a new vision of Australia's future.
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$10

55564
POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY (Editor)
ABC'S OF DIESEL ENGINES

New York. 1936. Grosset & Dunlap. 1st Ed. 333 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, plans, photos). Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Covers a little worn and soiled. Name of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise a very good clean copy. 20.8 x 14.5.
A practical manual of Diesel-engine theory and practice..., by the Editorial Staff of Popular Science Monthly.
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$20

58629
PORTS
SOUVENIR OF SYDNEY & HARBOUR WITH PANORAMA

Sydney. c. 1900. N.S.W. Bookstall Co. Ltd. 1st Ed. 36 PP with 35 b/w photos, plus a folded plate "Panoramic View of Sydney Harbour from North Shore". Soft cover. Front cover with title "36 views Sydney ..." in blind, and small b/w photos pasted down. Very good. Oblong: 19 x 23.5.
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$50

67725
RAN
AUSTRALIAN WARSHIP - No. 92

Sydney. 2016. Australian Warship / Topmill. Issue No. 92 (2 /2016). Edited by Ross Gillett. 64 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Centrefold: Anzac class helicopter frigates, HMA Ships Stuart, Ballarat and Anzac. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Defending Australia's flat-tops. Rabaul,s wartime relics. Pages 37 to 43 (17 colour photos) Indian International Fleet Review February 2016, by Michael Nitz.
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$10

68126
RANTZEN, Lieut.-Comdr. M. J.
LITTLE SHIP ASTRO-NAVIGATION

London. 1973. Barrie & Jenkins. 3rd edition, revised and updated. XVIII, 19-162 PP with 1 tail piece, and 30 figures by M.A. Moffat. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Fine. 20.2 x 13.5. 0257650318
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$15

13826
REINELT, W. H.
SLIPYARDS AND SAILING SHIPS

Geelong. 1977. Marine History Publication. 1st Ed. No pagination, 16 PP with 10 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 19.5 x 13.
Story of the first patent slip at Hobart and its shipbuilder: Harry Wood.
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$10

31336
RETTER, Catharine & SINCLAIR, Shirley
LETTERS TO ANN - The Love Story of Matthew Flinders and Ann Chappelle

Sydney. 1999. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. IX, 150 PP with 7 b/w illust. Eps: flowers. Hard covers, decorated front cover, dj. Fine. 22 x 14. 0207196966
Married 14th April 1801, 3 months before his departure for New Holland. Surveying the coast of the continent and naming it Australia. 6 years detention at Isle de France (Mauritius). Return to Britain 24th October 1810.
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$10

57958
RICHARDS, Rhys
WHALING AND SEALING AT THE CHATHAM ISLANDS

Canberra. 1982. Roebuck. 1st Ed. Publication No. 21 Roebuck Society. VIII, 89 PP plus 26 pages with 45 illustrations. & 5 b/w charts & 1 reprint of a Deed of Sale. FEP: Track of HMS Cornwallis. REP: The Chatham Is. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 24.8 x 17.6. 0909434123
Whaling and sealing in and around the Chatham Islands.
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$75

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

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

21479
ROBERTS, Yeoman of Signals Rowland G.
AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM, The Story of H.M.A.S. Perth

Perth. No Date. c.1944. Patersons Printing Press. Reprint of the 1942 original ? 168 PP with 8 pages of names of the posted as missing, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with small pieces missing. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise contents near fine. 22.8 x 14.5.
The complete story of the HMAS Perth, from the departure of the crew from Australia to join the ship at Portsmouth in 1939 to her end on 28th February, 1942.
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$40

42528
ROHWER, Jürgen
DIE U-BOOT-ERFOLGE DES ACHSENMÄCHTE 1939-1945

Munich. 1968. J. F. Lehmanns Verlag. 1st Ed. XXIV, 376 PP, plus 3 folded plate in rear pocket with 10 maps. Cloth cover. Discreet scoring in front of a few names of ships sunk, o/wise fine. German text. Oblong: 14.8 x 21.2.
U-Boat successes during World War II.
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$20

21970
ROSE, Lyndon
RICHARD SIDDINS OF PORT JACKSON

Canberra. 1984. Roebuck. 1st Ed., Roebuck Society publication No. 38. IX, 152 PP plus 12 pages with 24 photos. FEP: Pacific Ocean. REP: Falkland & Shetland Islands. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise very good. 24.5 x 17.5. 0909434026
An early sea captain & merchant trading out of Port Jackson in the early days of the Colony.
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$10

62358
ROSKILL, Captain S. W.
THE WAR AT SEA 1939-1945 (set of 3 Volumes in 4)

London. 1954, 1956, 1960 & 1961. H.M.S.O. Edited by J. R. M. Butler (then Sir James Butler), in the History of the Second World War, United Kingdom Military series. Volume I: 1st Ed. XXII, (2), 664 PP with 8 maps and 26 tables, plus 37 folded maps and 44 pages with 56 b/w photos. Fp: Admiral of the Fleet Sir A. Dudley P.R. Pound. Volume II: 1st Ed. XVI, (2), 523 PP with 7 maps and 38 tables, plus 35 folded maps and 36 pages with 64 b/w photos. Fp: The Tilting of the Balance. Volume III, Part I: 1st Ed. XVI, 413 PP with 1 map and 20 tables, plus 20 maps (9 of them folded) and 32 pages with 72 b/w photos. Fp: The submission of the Italian Navy, 10th September 1943. 1 errata slip tipped in on title page. Volume III, Part II: 1st Ed. XVI, (2), 502 PP with 4 maps and 20 tables, plus 21 maps (8 of them folded) and 38 pages with 80 b/w photos. Fp: The defeat of the German Navy 1945. Errata slip tipped on title page. All volumes with dark green cloth covers, gilt title on black label on spines and dust jackets. Dust jackets slightly defective: top of spine of volume II with piece missing, Volumes II and III are price clipped, and all are lightly soiled and with sunned spine. Front endpaper: Volume I with bookplate and Volume II with name of previous owner. Some foxing spots on outside edges, the endpapers and a very few pages, o/wise a nice set. 25 x 17.
Volume I: The Defensive, from the start of WWII to December 1941 and the fall of Hong Kong. Volume II: The Period of Balance, January 1942 to May 1943. Volume III: The offensive, Part I: 1st June 1943-31st May 1944. Part II: 1st June 1944 -14th August 1945.
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$400

67940
ROSS, Bob
A LOW BLOW - 1993 KODAK SYDNEY-HOBART CARNAGE: (in Australian Sailing, February 1994)

Sydney. 1994. Australian Sailing. February 1994 issue, edited by Bob Ross. 76 PP. Contains article pages 28 to 35 + 68 with 4 b/w illustrations and 7 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
Sydney Hobart Race of 1993.
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$5

67946
ROSS, Bob
WET AND WINDY - 1992 KODAK SYDNEY-HOBART: (in Australian Sailing, February 1993)

Sydney. 1993. Australian Sailing. February 1993 issue, edited by Bob Ross. 76 PP. Contains article pages 28 to 35 + 65 with 3 b/w illustrations and 9 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (Maxi Ketch "New Zealand Endeavour"). Fine. 27.5 x 21.
Sydney Hobart Race of 1992.
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$5

49688
ROUSE, Hunter
ELEMENTARY MECHANICS OF FLUIDS

New York. 1947. John Wiley & Sons. 5th printing in October 1947 of the 1946 original. XII, 376 PP with 11 tables, 196 figures and 27 b/w plates. Fp: Scale model of a destroyer hull towed at a speed of 9 knots in the David Taylor Model Basin of the U.S. Navy. Cloth cover, name of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise very good. 23.5 x 15.2.
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$20

68173
RUSHTON, Gerald
WHISTLE UP THE INLET - The Union Steamship Story

Vancouver. 1978. J.J. Douglas &Ltd 1st paperback edition of the 1974 original. 236 PP, plus 48 pages with b/w illustrations: 1 map, 1 prospectus, 1 plan and 78 photos. Soft cover. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on half title page, title page and rear endpaper. Contents clean and bright. A very good copy. 23 x 15. 0888941862
Red-funnelled ships of the Union Steamship Company of British Columbia, Canada.
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$15

18357
RUTTER, Owen
RED ENSIGN, A History of Convoy

London. 1942. Robert Hale. 1st Ed. 214 PP, plus 18 pages with 18 b/w illustrations. Fp: They bring their food from afar. Red cloth cover is lightly soiled and worn around edges, war economy paper, foxing on outside edges, o/wise internally, a very good clean copy. 22 x 14.
The convoys of merchant ships in history: Tudor, Stuart, Napoleonic wars, WWI and early days of WWII.
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$5

68092
SANDIFORD, Libby
RUGGED MOUNTAINS, JEWELLED SEA: The South Coast Heritage Trail Network

Perth. 1988. Western Australian Heritage Committee & Department of Conservation and Land Management. 1st edition, a CALM Publication. (4), 48 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 29.5.
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$15

21148
SAVOURS, Ann (editor)
SCOTT'S LAST VOYAGE - Through the Antarctic Camera of Herbert Ponting

New York. 1975. Praeger. 1st US edition of the 1974 UK original. 160 PP with 2 maps & 119 b/w photos, plus 4 pages with 4 colour photos by Ponting. Fp: Capt. Robert Falcon Scott. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.5 x 19. 0275526704
The camera records of the British Antarctic Expedition of 1910-1913, Scott's last expedition, daily life on board the Terra Nova...
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$10

38250
SCHOFIELD, Vice Admiral B.B.
THE ROYAL NAVY TODAY

London. 1960. OUP. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Sir Arthur Bryant. XII, 164 PP with 1 map on double page and 22 diagrams, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w plates. Fp: HMS Torquay, 2500 tons, a frigate of the Whitby class. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Some chips and small pieces missing from dust jacket. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Faint foxing, o/wise internally near fine. 22 x 14.2.
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$25

67996
SEVERIN, Tim
THE SINDBAD VOYAGE

London. 1982. Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 240 PP with 2 pages of plans of the Sohar and 14 b/w illustrations, plus 48 pages with 72 colour photos. Eps: Track of Sohar on a map of the Indian Ocean and South China Sea. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24 x 16. 091505607
The building of Sohar (birth place of Sindbad), the re-enactment voyage from Oman to Canton (1980-81), in the footsteps of the early Arab navigators.
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$15

67965
SHAW, Capt. Frank H.
THE MERCHANT NAVY AT WAR

London. c. 1944. Stanley Paul. 1st Ed. 136 PP plus 8 pages with 12 half-tone illust. Fp: Convoy conference A tarpaulin muster of brains. Cloth cover, dust jacket with a few small chips or closed tears around edges which are a little rubbed. A near fine copy. 22 x 14.
The hard-pressed British freighters & tankers. Ocean storms, enemy attack by submarine, aircraft or surface raiders during the first years of WWII.
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$30

52595
SHAW, Murray
MOVING MOUNTAINS. The Evolution of Port Hedland Harbour

Perth. 2006. Hesperian Press. 1st Ed. XII, 86 PP with b/w and colour (charts, maps, plans, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.4 x 21. 085905389X
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$25

53786
SHIPLOVERS' SOCIETY OF VICTORIA
THE ANNUAL DOG WATCH - No.24

Melbourne. 1967. Shiplovers' Society of Victoria. Issue No. 24, edited by N. Smith. Foreword by The Hon. Gordon Freeth. XIX, 20-136 PP. Pictorial soft cover (Cable Ship: Cable Enterprise). Near fine. 21 x 14.5.
20,000 Links under the Sea. Issue commemorating the opening of the world's longest submarine telephone cable, by N. Smith. ...
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$10

53788
SHIPLOVERS' SOCIETY OF VICTORIA
THE ANNUAL DOG WATCH - No.25

Melbourne. 1968. Shiplovers' Society of Victoria. Issue No. 25, Edited by STROM, S. A. E., & GOLDFINCH, T. E. Foreword by Rear-Admiral L. Lockwood. 136 PP. Pictorial soft cover with a few creases, o/wise veery good. 21 x 14.5.
Pages 20 to 29: The Polly Woodside restoration project, by Dr. E. Graeme Robertson. The great cold, by Captain J. Moodie Heddle...
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$10

67838
SHIPLOVERS' SOCIETY OF VICTORIA
THE ANNUAL DOG WATCH - Volume 9

Melbourne. 1952. Shiplovers' Society of Victoria. Issue No. 9 of "The Journal of the Shiplovers' Society of Victoria". Edited by S.A.E. Strom. Foreword by Captain Sir E. Geoffrey Brookes.. Vol. 9: 96 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Figurehead of "Beatrice"). Spine repaired. Very good. 21 x 14.5.
Solomon Island incidents, by Captain A.J.D. McArthur. ... The end of the "Huia", on Komekame Reef, New Caledonia, by Clifford Hawkins. Cannibals and craters in the New Hebrides, by E. M. Christie.
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$15

67839
SHIPLOVERS' SOCIETY OF VICTORIA
THE ANNUAL DOG WATCH - Volume 10

Melbourne. 1952. Shiplovers' Society of Victoria. Issue No. 10 of "The Journal of the Shiplovers' Society of Victoria". Edited by S.A.E. Strom. Foreword by Captain F. Murchison. Vol. 10: 128 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Heavy Weather: the S.V. "Penang" in the Roaring Forties). Previous owner's signature, o/wise near fine. 21 x 14.5.
Tenth year of publication. The last voyage of the "Garthsnaid", by Captain A.G. Course. ... Facets of William Bligh, by T.M. Ramsay. Sea Wolves and Seals of Bass Strait, by Captain Harry O'May.
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$15

62517
SIGWART, E. E.
MERCHANT SHIPS: WORLD BUILT, Vessels of 1000 tons gross and over completed in 1966 - Volume XV

London. 1967. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed., Volume XV, 1967. 194 PP with tables & b/w illust. (photos & plans). Fp: Eugenio C. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Fine. Oblong: 15 x 22.5.
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$30

17437
SIGWART, E. E.
MERCHANT SHIPS: WORLD BUILT, Vessels of 1000 tons gross and over completed in 1969 - Volume XVIII

London. 1970. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed., Volume XVIII, 1970. 234 PP with b/w illust. (photos & plans, ships' profiles). Fp: "Manhattan". Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. Oblong: 15 x 22.5.
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$30

18474
SIGWART, E. E. (compiler)
MERCHANT SHIPS: WORLD BUILT, Vessels of 1,000 tons gross and over completed in 1967- Volume XVI

London. 1968. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed., Volume XVI, 1968. 192 PP with b/w illust. (photos & plans). Fp: Strathardle. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Fine. Oblong: 15 x 22.5.
Including the 5-year cumulative index. Merchant ships: World Built Vols. XI-XV.
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$30

18553
SIGWART, E.E. (Compiler)
MERCHANT SHIPS: WORLD BUILT, Vessels of 1000 tons gross and over completed in 1968, VOL XVII

London. 1969. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed., Volume XVII, 1969. 235 PP with bw illust. (photos & plans). Fp: "Universe Ireland". Hard cover with a rub on back and an old tape mark on front cover. gilt title on spine, dj price-clipped). Stamps of the University of Tasmania and Australian Maritime College on FFEP and one neat stamp on title-page, o/wise contents are fine. Oblong: 15 x 22.5.
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$30

18423
SIMPER, Robert
BRITAIN'S MARITIME HERITAGE

Newton Abbot. 1982. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 392 PP with b/w & col. illust. (paintings, photos, plans, ..). Fp: Coastal trader loading timber. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22.8 x 15.2. 0715381776
Early voyages of discovery to shipbuilders & engineers of the 19th & 20th century. From the coracles and the Brixham trawlers, to the tea clippers & the dreadnoughts.
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$15

61293
SIMPER, Robert
RIVER MEDWAY AND THE SWALE

Lavenham, Suffolk. 1998. Creekside Publishing. 1st Ed. Vol. 7 in the English Estuaries series. VIII, 92 PP with over 150 b/w illustrations (4 maps, drawings and photos). Laminated pictorial boards. Near fine. 30.2 x 21.3. 0951992775
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$20

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

London. 1988. William Kimber. 1st Ed. 208 PP, plus 16 pages with 49 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0718307046
Affectionately known as "Tiddly Quid". Actions with the Royal Navy during World War II under the White Ensign, then the pale blue and white flag with red hammer and sickle while on loan to the Soviet Navy between 1944 and 1949 as "Arkhangelsk".
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$25

32698
SMITH, Peter C.
ROYAL NAVY SHIPS' BADGES

St. Ives, UK. 1974. Balfour Book. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 8 colour photos, and 40 badges in colour. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Near fine. 24.2 x 18.4. 0859440117
13 ships' badges (Benbow to Valhalla), and 27 boat badges (Amazon to Wild Swan).
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$15

39615
SNYDER, Gerald S.
THE ROYAL OAK DISASTER

San Rafael, Ca. USA. 1978. Presidio. 1st US edition of the 1976 UK original. 261 PP with 1 map on double page, plus 24 pages with 42 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 21.4 x 14.6.
On 13/14 October 1939, U-Boat 47 penetrated the Royal Navy base of Scapa Flow in the Orkney Islands and sunk the Royal Oak: 833 dead, 424 survivors.
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$25

67429
SOCIETY FOR NAUTICAL RESEARCH
MARINER'S MIRROR [THE]. The Journal of the Society for Nautical Research - Volume 62 - No. 1

Greenwich. 1976. Society for Nautical Research. Volume 62, No. 1, February 1976. Editors: Professor C. C. Lloyd & Brian H. Dolley. (8), (2), 106 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings... photos), plus 4 plates with 10 b/w photos. Soft cover. Occasional foxing. Fine. 24 x 17.2.
No. 1 Traditional British Boatbuilding methods, by Eric McKee. The Dark Ages of the Admiralty (part II), by N. A. M. Rodger. Admiral Ballard's Memoirs (part II). Naval Blockmaking, by Gregory Clark. British Ports of Call in the Nineteenth century, by W. E. Minchinton...
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$10

37598
SPRATT, H. Philip
THE BIRTH OF THE STEAMBOAT

London. 1958. Charles Griffin. 1st Ed. 149 PP, plus 11 b/w plates. Fp: Portrait of Denis Papin (1647-1714). Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Occasional foxing. Near fine. 20.2 x 14.2.
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$10

33928
STANLEY, Raymond (editor)
TOURIST TO THE ANTIPODES - William Archer's Australian Journey, 1876-77

Brisbane. 1977. University of Queensland Press. 1st edition of the typescript Australian Journey 1876-7. William Archer. XXXVI, 118 PP, plus 12 pages with 1 map and 20 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Review copy with request pasted on front endpaper. Faint foxing on outside edges. Fine. 21.8 x 14. 0702210072
Voyage from Plymouth to Melbourne on the Somersetshire. Melbourne to Sydney on the Alexandra. To Rockhampton on the A.S.N. Co steamer Balclutha...
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$20

30384
STEVENS, David (editor)
MARITIME POWER IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: The Australian Experience

Sydney. 1998. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. XXI, 329 PP with 1 figure, 7 maps and 39 b/w photos. P. 276 to 290: Chronology of Australasian maritime operations 1901-97. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22.3 x 14.5. 0186448736
17 papers in an expanded and enhanced form, presented at a conference in Canberra, July 1997. Australasia and Germany before 1914 - HMAS Adelaide and the punitive expedition to Malaita in 1927 - HMAS Adelaide in Nouméa in 1940 ...
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$15

53477
STEVENS, David & REEVE, John (editors)
SEA POWER ASHORE AND IN THE AIR

Sydney. 2007. The Sea Power Centre- Australia/Halstead Press. 1st Ed. 320 PP with 3 maps, 1 table and 42 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, pictorial boards, dj. Fine. 23.8 x 16. 1920831455
Collection of 19 essays - Naval power projection : (5) Beginning of the 20th century (Gallipoli, Weihaiwei blockade). (4) World War II. (7) Cold War era. (3) Contemporary World (Unitaf in Somalia...).
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$35

39096
STEVENS, David & REEVE, John (editors)
SOUTHERN TRIDENT - Strategy, History and the Rise of Australian Naval Power

Sydney. 2001. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. XX, 363 PP with 4 maps, 4 tables and 45 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 22.2 x 15. 186508462X
Collection of 19 essays: The rise of modern Naval Strategy c.1580-1880 by John Reeve... Imperial Naval Defence, a Canadian perspective by Nicholas Tracy... A strategy for the lower deck of the early Royal Australian Navy, by Kathryn Spurling...
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$20

48455
STRANGE, Glyn
NO GLORY WITHOUT EFFORT / PAS DE GLOIRE SANS EFFORT

Christchurch, NZ. 2005. Clerestory Press. 1st English and French (translation by Pierre Daprini) edition . 56 PP with 1 map, 1 portrait, 5 drawings and 12 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0958220158
On the sacrifice of New Zealand Airmen close to the township of Yèvres, 29 July 1944.
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$20

68177
STYRING, John S.
BROWN'S FLAGS AND FUNNELS of British and Foreign Steamship Companies

Glasgow. 1971. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 7th Ed. from the 1926 original by Captain F.J.N. Wedge. (8), 56, (40 alphabetical index) PP with 800 colour illust. Decorated hard cover, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on front endpaper, half title page and title page. Very good. Oblong: 11.8 x 18.2.
799 funnels and 800 flags (in colour).
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$20

30866
SUNDAY TELEGRAPH MAGAZINE
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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$10

67674
SWAN, Andrew & MACFAYDEN, Dugald
THE REMARKABLE STORY OF ANDREW SWAN

London. 1933. Hodder and Stoughton. 1st Ed. 254 PP. FEP: Map of the North Island of New Zealand. REP: Map of "Oceania", Central Pacific. Cloth cover, chipped dust jacket. Offsetting on endpapers. Occasional foxing. Very good. 22.2 x 15.
... being a record of his experiences, of his shipwreck (in the Central Pacific), and of his many escapes ...
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$45

68125
TABARLY, Eric
LONELY VICTORY. Atlantic Race 1964

London. 1965. Souvenir Press 1st edition translated by Len Ortzen from the 1964 French original "Victoire en Solitaire". 221 PP with 25 sketches & maps, plus 12 pages with 28 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. 21.6 x 14.4.
The 1964 Trans-Atlantic race Plymouth, England to Newport, Rhode Island, USA.
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$10

53871
TAFFRAIL (Commander Taprell Dorling)
A LITTLE SHIP

London. 1918. W. & R. Chambers. December 1918 reprint of the 1918 original. (VI), 338 PP with 2 tail pieces and 13 text illustrations, plus 10 b/w plates illustrated by H. R. J. Fp: If one is married.... Cloth cover, decorated front cover and spine. Covers have some shelf wear and a few small marks<; Prize plate on front endpaper. Occasional foxing, o/wise a very good clean copy. 19.3 x 14.
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$15

67850
TATE, Michael
BLUE WATER CRUISING

London. 1964. Temple Press. 1st Ed. X, 102 PP with 9 figures, plus 12 pages with 11 b/w photos. Fp: One-way traffic through the Corinth Canal. Eps: Map of Western Mediterranean Sea with an inset "Carribean Islands". Hard cover; dj. Dust jacket rubbed, with a chip and repaired tears. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.2 x 14.5.
For the yachtsman: voyaging-planning, preparing, and the life on board at sea and in harbour.
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$20

68098
THOMAS, Lowell
THE SEA DEVIL - The Story of Count Felix von Luckner, The German War Raider

London. 1933. Heinemann. May 1933 reprint of the 1928 original. VIII, (2), 308 PP, plus 16 pages with 23 b/w photos. Orig. blue cloth cover has a few marks, gilt title on spine, top edge tinted. Head of spine with short tear. Brief note at top of half title page. Faint foxing, o/wise very good. 22.5 x 14.5.
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$15

32397
THOMAS, Nicholas & LOSCHE, Diane
DOUBLE VISION - Art Histories and Colonial Histories in the Pacific

Cambridge. 1999. Cambridge University Press. 1st Ed. XII, 289 PP with 62 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.7 x 17.5. 0521659981
This book explores the ambivalence of European perceptions of the Pacific and juxtaposes them with the indigenous visual cultures that challenge western assumptions about art and representation.
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$10

68057
THURSFIELD, Rear-Admiral H. G. (editor)
FIVE NAVAL JOURNALS 1789-1817

Greenwich. 1951. Navy Records Society. 1st Ed. Publications of the Navy Records Society, Volume 91. XIII, 400, (6 Publications), (14 list of members) PP, plus 1 folded map, 1 b/w portrait and 3 colour plates. Fp: The Ward-room, H.M.S. Gloucester, at Dinner-time. Navy blue/cream buckram, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine. Free fly of front endpaper clipped at top on 2 cms. Rubbed patch at foot of spine, o/wise a very good clean copy. 23.2 x 15.5.
Life afloat in the Navy in the closing years of the sailing era. The respective authors were: a Chaplain, a Surgeon, an Able Seaman, a Midshipman, and an Officer Captain Cumby of the "Hyperion".
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$35

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

32199
VAN RIEL, P.M., PERKS J.P.H. & PINKE F.
THE SNELLIUS - EXPEDITION IN THE EASTERN PART OF THE NETHERLANDS EAST-INDIES 1929-1930 - Volume I (Chapters I-IV)

Leiden, Netherlands. 1937, 1938. E. J. Brill. 1st Ed. VIII, 178 PP with 6 tables, 24 figures, plus 9 folded charts and 36 plates with 100 b/w photos, as well as 1 large folded chart, and 15 folded charts & plans at rear. Cloth cover. Bookplates of Geoffrey Ingleton and Charles George Smith of Durban, Natal. Near fine. 32 x 23.
Expedition on board the Willebrord Snellius. Chapter I: Programme of Research and Preparations. Chapter II: The expeditionary ship and the Naval Personnel's share. Chapter III: The voyage in the Netherlands East-Indies. Chapter IV: Investigations on shore.
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$100

67709
VARD, Kenneth
LINERS IN ART

Southampton. 1990. Kingfisher. 1st Ed. 220 PP with 78 colour paintings of great ocean liners of the 20th century. FEP: Empress of Scotland. REP: Carthage. Hard cover, gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dedicatory note on title page dated and signed by the author. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned and a small repaired closed tear, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. Oblong: 27.5 x 28.5. 0946184658
A collection of beautiful paintings by well-known marine artists depicting passenger liners accompanied by short histories of the vessels and the companies operating them.
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$75

67294
VAUGHAN, Thomas & MURRAY-OLIVER, A. A. St. C. M.
CAPTAIN COOK R.N., THE RESOLUTE MARINER - An International Record of Oceanic Discovery

Portland, Oregon. 1974. Oregon Historical Society. 1st Ed. Foreword by Admiral Sir James Madden. Preface by Thomas Vaughan. Introduction by Edmund Hayes. XIII, 97 PP with 85 pages of b/w illustrations, plus 4 colour plates. Eps: Carte reduite des parties connues du Globe Terrestre MDCCLV. Pictorial card cover. Covers somewhat rubbed. Occasional foxing. Very good. 22.8 x 20.3. 875950493
Catalogue for an exhibition on Capt. Cook organized by the Oregon Historical Society for the bicentennial of the USA and the exploration of Cook on its shores.
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$15

45666
VERNON GIBBS, Cdr. C.R.
THE WESTERN OCEAN PASSENGER LINES AND LINERS 1934-1969

Glasgow. 1970. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 68 b/w photos of liners and 2 b/w plates (house flags and description). Fp: The old rivals: Queen Mary & Normandie. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Top edge of covers with light speckling. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.
Record of passenger liners & shipping lines on the North Atlantic in 1934 after 5 years of the Depression. The number of these ships had greatly diminished, most having been broken up and sold for scrap.
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$20

34646
VICKERS, Anna
VOYAGE EN AUSTRALIE ET EN NOUVELLE-ZELANDE

Paris. 1883. Librairie Ch. Delagrave. 1st Ed. (4), 462 PP with 52 illustrations (38 on full page), plus 1 large folded map of Australasia in colour. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt decorations and title on front cover and spine, all edges gilt. Top and bottom of spine frayed, top of front hinge weak and worn on 3 cms, long closed tear on folded map, o/wise very good. French text. 27.2 x 17.2.
Voyage on the Orient. Departure from Plymouth on 6th November 1879, call at Saint-Vincent (Cape Verde Islands), Capetown. Arrival Sydney 20 December 1879. Travel to Adelaide on the Assam, to New Zealand on the Wakatipu... Return via San Francisco on the Australia with a departure from Auckland in June 1880. Ferguson 17716a.
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$600

22252
WALLIS, Mary
LIFE IN FEEJEE, OR, FIVE YEARS AMONG THE CANNIBALS

Ridgewood, N.J., USA. 1967. The Gregg Press. Reprint of the 1851 original. XV, 16-423 PP, plus 1 folded chart with the Fiji, Samoa and Tonga archipelagoes. Decorated cloth cover. Fine. 23.8 x 15.5.
5 years (1844-1849) wandering about the Islands and in Fiji, with her husband, in command of the bark Zotoff.
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$50

67966
WALTON
WALTON FAST SEA-GOING MOTOR YACHTS

Shepperton-on-Thames. 1938. Walton Yacht Works Limited. 1938 edition. Folded flyer: 5 folds with 3 sets of sketch plans and 3 art works for Walton range motor yachts. Repaired at folds. Very good. Format: 28 x 56. Folded: 20x 38
Range of Walton high-speed luxury motor yachts, LOA: 30, 37 and 46 ft.
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$15

67967
WALTON
THE WALTON "THIRTY", New Gray-engined standard Cruiser

Shepperton-on-Thames. 1937. Walton Yacht Works Limited. Reprint from "Yachting World and Motor Boating Journal" Journal, October 1st 1937. 2 PP with 2 sketch plans and 4 b/w photos. 30 x 21.5.
Range of Walton high-speed luxury motor yachts, LOA: 30, 37 and 46 ft.
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$10

18218
WARNER, Oliver
THE BRITISH NAVY - A Concise History

London. 1975. Thames & Hudson. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 151 b/w illustrations. Fp: The Resolution in a gale by W. Van de Velde the Younger. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Ageing of paper around the edges, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 17.5. 0500011397
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$10

35395
WHITE, Michael W. D.
MARINE POLLUTION LAWS OF THE AUSTRALASIAN REGION

Sydney. 1994. The Federation Press. 1st Ed., with foreword by Rt Hon Sir Ninian Stephen. XVIII, 334 PP with 21 figures. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Fine. 24.7 x 15.7. 1862871396
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$70

43710
WHITEHURST, Clinton H.
THE U.S. SHIPBUILDING INDUSTRY: Past, Present, and Future

Annapolis. 1986. Naval Institute Press. 1st Ed. XVI, (2), 282 PP with 1 organigram, 4 drawings, 4 graphs, 11 b/w photos, 14 sketch maps and 40 tables. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 16. 0870217232
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$15

68060
WICKHAM, T. F.
TEACH YOURSELF SEAMANSHIP

London. 1958. The English Universities Press. Reprint of the 1954 original, in The Teach Yourself Books series. 192 PP with 69 figures. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket with repaired tears. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 18.2 x 11.2.
Ship routine and ships - Ropework - Flags and signals...
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$10

65917
WILLIAMS, Kerry
NORTHERN TERRITORY / OUTBACK AUSTRALIA

Darwin, NT. 1983. Barker Souvenirs. 1st Ed. Introduction by Wendy Kirke, on the inside of front cover. No pagination, 104 PP (4 pages loosely inserted), with 1 map on the inside of back cover, and colour photos, by Kerry Williams. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 28 x 21.5.
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$10

52890
WILSON, Barry, WILSON, Carina & BAKER, Patrick
AUSTRALIAN MARINE SHELLS - Prosobranch Gastropods (in two volumes)

Perth. 1993, 1994. Odyssey Publishing. 1st Ed. Vol. 1: 408 PP with 1 map, 20 colour photos, hundreds of drawings and 44 colour plates with photos of hundreds of shells. Vol. 2: 370 PP with 1 map, 20 colour photos, hundreds of drawings and 53 colour plates wih photos of hundreds of shells. Pictorial laminated boards, Illustrated slipcase. Fine set. 31.8 x 21.8. 0646152254
Part I: Prosobranch Gastropods. Part 2: Prosobranch Gadstropods (Neogastropods).
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$250

61332
WINTON, John
THE SUBMARINERS - Life in British Submarines 1901-1999 - An Anthology of Personal Experience

London. 1999. Constable. 1st Ed. XIV, 316 P, plus 16 pages with 38 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0094788103
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$20

48576
WINTON, John
WARRIOR - The First and The Last

Liskeard, Cornwall. 1987. Maritime Books. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 84 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24 x 17.8. 0907771343
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$10

67143
WOOD, A. H. (Mick)
The Settlement & Ownership of FANNINGS ISLAND

Hastings Valley, NSW. c. 2010. Khandani Publishing Enerprises. 1st edition. 12 PP. Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 21 x 15.
Fanning or Tabueran Island, Republic of Kiribati.
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$10

68185
WOOD, Walter
SURVIVORS' TALES OF FAMOUS SHIPWRECKS

London. 1932. Geoffrey Bles. 1st Ed. XVI, 272 PP, plus 8 b/w plates. Fp: The burning of H.M.S. Bombay. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Covers have light wear and soiling. o/wise internally near fine. Scarce. 22.6 x 15.
Loss by fire of HMS Bombay, 1864. Saving of the Roddam, Mont Pelée, 1902. Sinking of the Birkenhead, 1852...
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$30

67991
WWII
THE WAR IN PICTURES (in 6 Volumes)

Melbourne. c. 1946. The Sun News-Pictorial. Australian edition of the UK original published by Odhams Press, Ltd. First Year: 320 PP. Second Year: 320 PP. Third Year: 256 PP. Fourth Year: 256 PP. Fift Year: 256 PP. Sixth Year: 256 PP. A total of 1664 PP with b/w illustrations (maps and photos). Each volume with endpapers (2 of them in colour). Cloth cover, decoration in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine. Very good. Name of previous owner at top of each title page. A near fine set. 25.5 x 18.5.
1st: How the War began. 2nd: Britain at Bay. 3rd: The Russian Glory. 4th: The turning of the tide. 5th: The Year of Liberation. 6th: Year of Victory: September 1944 to 2 September 1945.
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$100

64005
YULE, Peter & WOOLNER, Derek
THE COLLINS CLASS SUBMARINE STORY: Steel, Spies and Spin

Port Melbourne. 2008. Cambridge University Press. 1st Ed. XX, 364 PP with 2 cartoons and 8 b/w photos, plus 16 pages with 28 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 24.3 x 16.5. 9780521868945
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$45