53050
AAMH
THE GREAT CIRCLE: Journal of the Australian Association for Maritime History - Volume 7, Nos. 1 & 2, 1985

Perth. 1985. The Australian Association for Maritime History. Edited by Frank BROEZE. No. 1: 72 PP with tables and 2 b/w illustrations. No. 2: 73-144 PP with tables and 4 maps. Pictorial card covers a little faded around edges with light foxing, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16.8.
No. 1: British India Steamers and the trade of the Persian Gulf, 1862-1914, by Stephanie Jones. The Rise of Japan's modern shipping industry, by P. N. Davies. No. 2: Traders, Government Officials and the occupation of Melville Island in 1824, by J. M. R. Cameron... The development of the Port of Fremantle, Australia's Western Gateway, by M. T. Tull...
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$20

53296
AAMH
THE GREAT CIRCLE: Journal of the Australian Association for Maritime History - Volume 20, Nos. 1 & 2, 1998

Armidale, NSW. 1998. The Australian Association for Maritime History. Edited by G.R. HENNING. No. 1: 72 PP with 15 figures, 6 graphs and 12 tables. No. 2: 73-144 PP with 2 figures, 1 map and 5 b/w photos. Card covers. Very good. 24 x 16.3.
No. 1: The influence of Rating Rules and Aero- and Hydrodynamics on the design of sailing yachts, by N. Theo van Harpen. German Windships at the beginning of thz 20th century, by Timm Weski... No. 2: Shipping Freight costs: South Australian Copper and Copper-ore cargoes, by Mel Davies. Indonesian Divers in Australia's Northern Waters, by M. McCarthy.
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$20

20575
ADAMS, R.B.
RED FUNNEL AND BEFORE

Southampton. 1986. Kingfisher Railway Productions. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 1 map, 3 plans, 3 profiles & 194 bw photos. Title page: Normandie anchored at the Motherbank off Ryde. Eps: Advertisements for daily steamers excursions from Southampton. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28 x 21.8. 0946184216
Ships of the Southampton, Isle of Wight & South of England Royal Mail Steam Packet Company, 1861-1986.
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$20

30356
ALLISON, Robert J.
THE CRESCENT OBSCURED: The United States and the Muslim world, 1776-1815

New York. 1995. O.U.P. 1st Ed. XVIII, 266 PP, plus 12 pages with 14 b/w illustrations. Fp: Popular engraving showing two American heroes and two Muslim enemies. Cloth cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 21.6 x 14.5. 0195086120
First contacts with the Muslim world in the Barbary states of North Africa... Birth of the US Navy.
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$20

14593
ANDERSON, K. S.
A PORT IS BUILT

Melbourne. 1981. Portland Harbor Trust. 1st Ed. 83 PP with 1 map and 20 b/w illust. Eps: Portland jetties. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 24.7 x 18.8. 072413378X
The harbour of Portland, Victoria. From a rambling jetty in 1950, to a modern sheltered harbour inaugurated in 1980.
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$10

68331
ANDERSON, Lis
LIS SAILS THE ATLANTIC

London. 1953. Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st edition in "The Mariners Library" (No. 22) of the 1935 original. 191 PP with 1 map, plus 8 pages with 9 b/w photos. Cloth cover, original pictorial dust jacket is a little ruffled and has flaps trimmed. Ex Library copy with stamps on endpapers and title page. Occasional foxing. Very good. 19 x 13.
The 18-metre ketch "Monsunen" started to crisscross the Atlantic Ocean in July 1929. Copenhagen, Rio and Buenos Aires, Tristan da Cunha, Cape Town, St Helena and Ascension, New York, then back to Copenhagen.
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$30

34149
ARCHIBALD, E. H. H.
THE WOODEN FIGHTING SHIP IN THE ROYAL NAVY AD 897-1860

London. 1968. Blandford. 1st Ed. (8), 174 PP with tables, b/w and colour illustrations by Ray Woodward. Title spread: HMS Berwick, 1775. FEP: 18 Flags and Pendants. REP: 13 Flags and Pendants. Cloth cover, attractive blind stamp on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Occasional foxing. Near fine. 31 x 23. 713704926
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$40

59397
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 6

Fremantle. 1982. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 6, 1982. Edited by Jeremy GREEN. II, 84 PP with 36 figures. Soft cover, illustrated front, staples, cloth spine. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Wreck of the Sydney Cove, by Ken Atherton and Shirley Lester. Shipwrecks on the Margaret Brock Reef, off Cape Jaffa, S.E of South Australia, by Terry Drew and Bill Jeffrey.
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$15

52069
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Special Publication No.2

Fremantle. 1984. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. VI, 60 PP with 21 figures (3 maps, drawings and b/w photos). Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Cavalier de La Salle vessel, wrecked in 1679, Lake Huron, Great Lakes. The Griffon Cove Wreck: a case study in archaeological reconstruction of timber hull remains, by Paul F. HUNDLEY.
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$30

36573
AUSTRALIAN SHIPPING
AUSTRALIAN SHIPPING AND SHIPBUILDING 1980

Canberra. 1980. A.G.P.S. / Department of Transport. 33rd edition. IV, 68 PP with 19 tables. Pictorial card cover . Near fine. 25 x 17.5. 064205665X
Data as at 30 June 1980. Trading Vessels... Trades... Passenger ferries... Ships imported & ships constructed. Dry docks and patent slipways.
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$10

21761
BAADER, Juan
THE SAILING YACHT

New York. 1979. W. W. Norton. 1st American edition of the 1974 (2nd edition) German text "Segelsport-Segeltechnik-Segelyachten" translated from the 1962 original Argentinian text "El Deporte de la Vela". 392 PP with 91 b/w photos and 275 diagrams. Fp: Alysina, a Half Tonner. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (spine lightly sunned). Near fine. 28.2 x 22.4. 0393032205
Aerodynamic theory, yachting history, techniques, hydrodynamics, rating rules, classes, safety at sea, sails, navigation...
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$15

19354
BABBAGE, Ross
RETHINKING AUSTRALIA'S DEFENCE

Brisbane. 1980. UQP. 1st Ed. XXII, 312 PP with 9 figures and 9 tables. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Discreet signature & date on front endpaper, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14.6. 0702214868
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$20

54483
BACH, Joanne (editor)
BETWEEN THE FLAGS: 100 Years of Surf Lifesaving

Canberra. 2006. National Museum of Australia Press. 1st Ed. with a foreword by Craddock Morton. XII, 52 PP with 32 b/w and 52 colour illustrations (20 of objects). Folded poster loosely inserted. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 22 x 22. 1876944498
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$20

68381
BAGLIONE, Gabrielle & CREMIERE, Cédric
CHARLES-ALEXANDRE LESUEUR: Peintre Voyageur, Un Trésor Oublié

Paris. 2009. Editions de Conti. 1st edition in Collection Très Grande Bibliothèque Thalassa. Preface by Antoine Rufenacht. Foreword by Georges Pernoud. 400 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff covers with a couple of tiny bumps on corners, o/wise a fine, near new copy. French text. 28.5 x 25.5. 9782351030110
Voyage of Exploration to Australia, 1800-1804: pages 22 to 187.
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$85

61853
BAKER, William A.
SLOOPS & SHALLOPS

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

30555
BALLARD, Robert & ARCHBOLD, Rick
GHOST LINERS, Exploring the World's Greatest Lost Ships

Sydney. 1998. Allen & Unwin. 1st Australian Ed., paintings by Ken Marschall. 64 PP with b/w and colour illust. throughout. Half title page: Alvin explores the severed bow section of the Titanic. Title page: Delta illuminates the anchor of Lusitania. Eps: Titanic leaving Southampton. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 22.2. 186448831X
Titanic - Empresss of Ireland - Lusitania - Britannic ...
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$10

31846
BARNES, R. H.
SEA HUNTERS OF INDONESIA - Fishers and Weavers of Lamalera

Oxford. 1996. Clarendon Press. 1st edition in the Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology series. XXII, 467 PP with 4 maps, 20 tables, 28 figures and 49 b/w plates. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 24 x 16. 019828070X
Study of the coastal community of Lamalera, Island of Lembata, Indonesia. Chapter 8: Seasons, winds, tides, currents, celestial objects, and sailing directions. Chapter 9: Fishing. Chapter 11: Large boats. Chapter 12: Boat construction ceremonies... Chapter 15: Hunting Whales...
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$100

61908
BARTIMEUS
MALTA INVICTA

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

63911
BASSETT, Marnie
REALMS AND ISLANDS, The World Voyage of Rose de Freycinet in the Corvette Uranie 1817-1820

London. 1962. O.U.P. 1st Ed. XII, 275 PP with 2 maps, plus 24 pages with 1 map and 46 b/w illust. Fp: Portraits of Rose and of Louis de Freycinet. FEP: Voyage Toulon to Shark Bay. REP: Shark Bay to Le Havre. Cloth cover. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 22 x 15.
The voyage of Rose with her husband, Capt. Louis de Saulces de Freycinet, of the Uranie. Calls in Australia, shipwrecked on the Falklands (from her journal & letters and the reports of Louis de Saulces de Freycinet, Capitaine de Corvette).
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$35

11882
BATES, John
THE LAST ISLANDS

Brisbane. 1993. Boolarong. 2nd edition, updated of the 1990 original. 120 PP with 1 drawing, 5 maps, 9 b/w & 29 colour photos. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Fine (mint condition). 20.8 x 14.8. 0864391684
History of the Whitsunday and Cumberland Islands.
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$10

68487
BEAUFORT, The Duke of and WATSON, Alfred E.T. (Editors)
BADMINTON LIBRARY - YACHTING (VOLUMES I & II)

London. 1894. Longmans, Green, and Co. 1st Ed., in the Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes. Vol. I: XVI, 439 PP with 93 text illustrations by R. T. Pritchett, plus 3 colour plates (Racing Flags - Solent Owners Racing Colours, Commercial Code of Signal) and 17 b/w plates. Vignette on title page: Before the Start. Fp (in colour): The Jack of 1606 A.D. & The Union Jack. Vol. II: XVI, 456 PP with 160 text illustrations by R. T. Pritchett, plus 3 colour plates (Yacht Club Burgees - Yacht Club Flags - Mermaids an Water-wags of Dublin Bay) and 31 b/w plates. Vignette on title page: Varuna, Vendetta and Lais. Fp (in colour): Old Flags . Brown cloth cover, illustrated front cover, title on spine. Spine of each volume lightly sunned and frayed at head and foot (shelf wear). Each volume with the Book Plate of the "Union Club Sydney - Library" on front endpaper, and gilt device "Union Club Sydney" on front board. Foxing spots throughout, but still a good set. 19.5 x 14.
Ocean Cruising, by Lord Brassey. Sliding keels and centreboards by R.T. Fritchett... Yachting on the Norfolk Broads, by G. Christopher Davies. Yachting in New Zealand, by the Earl of Onslow... The America Cup Races, 1893.
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$70

48578
BEAVER, Paul
BRITISH NAVAL AIR POWER 1945 TO THE PRESENT

London. 1985. Arms and Armour Press. 1st Ed., No. 33 in the Warbirds Illustrated series. 66 PP with 8 colour and 117 b/w photos. Title spread: Scimitar. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.6 x 18.6. 0853687102
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$15

68549
BENHAM, Hervey
THE CODBANGERS

Colchester, U.K. 1979. Essex County Newspapers. 1st Ed. XII, (2), 207 PP with 17 b/w illust. in text plus 12 P. with 25 b/w illust. Fp: Cod Smack at Sea. Ep: North Sea & England East Coast, with Dogger Bank. Cloth covers with light speckling on top edge, fine dust jacket and overall, a near fine copy. Scarce. 24 x 15.8. 0950594415
The voyages towards Iceland in quest of cod: the craft, the sails, the long lines.
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$35

34784
BERLITZ, Charles & VALENTINE, J. Manson
WITHOUT A TRACE

Adelaide. 1977. Souvenir Press. 1st Australian edition. X, (2), 180 PP with 6 b/w illust, plus 24 pages with 37 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0285622862
More evidence from the Bermuda Triangle.
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$10

40438
BLACKMORE, Howard L.
HUNTING WEAPONS

London. 1971. Barrie & Jenkins. 1st Ed., in Arms and Armour series. XXX, 401 PP with 137 b/w illustrations, plus 40 pages with 151 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Light foxing on outside edges and the first and last leaves. Note on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 24.2 x 15.5. 0257656405
Swords, Knives and Bayonets, Staff Weapons...
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$20

61444
BLAINEY, Prof. Geoffrey (Foreword)
SEA OF DREAMS: The Lure of Port Phillip Bay 1830-1914

Mornington. 2011. Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery. 1st edition limited to 2000 copies. Introduction by Jane Alexander. Catalogue produced by Rowena Wiseman. (4), 81 PP with 9 b/w and 27 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Rickett's Point, Beaumaris, 1890). Fine. 28.5 x 24. 9780980756630
Exhibition held 7 December, 2011 to 19 February, 2012. Land of Promise, by Patricia Tryon Macdonald. Defending our shores, by Cindy McCreery.
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$45

68504
BLAIR, Captain Clough
SHOESTRING SHIPPING LINE

Wellington. 1967. Reed. 1st Ed. 180 PP, plus 16 pages with 33 b/w illustrations. Fp: Line drawings of the M/V Viti. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket lightly rubbed. Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 22.1 x 14.7.
The Tasman Steamship Company created and launched in prosperous times ... but foundered once in the hands of financiers.
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$15

44139
BLAKE, George
THE BEN LINE - The History of William Thomson and Co. of Leith and Edinburgh, and of the Ships owned and managed by them 1825-1955

London. 1956. Thomas Nelson. 1st Ed. X, 222 PP with 1 genealogical table, plus 30 pages with 1 map and 35 b/w illustrations. Fp: Ben Lomond at Hong Kong in 1890. FEP: 3 maps (North and Baltic Seas, the Firth of Forth, South East Asia). REP: Map of the world. Cloth cover, gilt House Flag on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Owner stamps on front endpaper, and half title page. Foxing spots on outside edges and on few pages, o/wise very good. 22 x 14.5.
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$25

68339
BOATMAN
THE BOATMAN - The World of Traditional Boats & Boat Craftsmanship - No. 1

Falmouth. 1992. The Boatman, Waterside Publications Ltd. Issue No. 1, June / July 1992, edited by Jenny Bennett. 112 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft covers. Front cover with light creases. Very good. 29.5 x 21.7.
Hirta, a 1911 Bristol Channel Pilot Cutter, by Tom Cunliffe. Who is John Leather? Open Working Boats of the North West, by Jenny Bennett. Uffa Fox, Grand Old Man of the Sea, by Joan Matthew.
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$20

21941
BONSALL, Thomas E.
GREAT SHIPWRECKS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

New York. 1988. Gallery Books. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 176 b/w & 32 colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 29.5 x 21.5. 0831777818
Recollection of the important passenger ship disasters of this century from the General Slocum to the Mikhail Lermontov, including Titanic, Lusitania, Normandie, Andrea Doria, ...
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$15

57207
BOUDRIOT, Jean & BERTI, Hubert
FREGATE DE 18, LA VENUS DE L'INGENIEUR SANE 1782

Paris. c. 1980. A.N.C.R.E. 1st Ed. In the series "Collection Archéologie Navale Française". Monograph: 74 PP with 18 figures, maps, engravings, plans & photos, plus 13 folded plans and 1 plate with colour schemes. Items contained in an illustrated folder. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine, dj. French text. Fine. 31.5 x 23.5. 2903179018
Prototype of one of the 143 frigates built before and after the French Revolution.
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$200

49843
BOWEN, Frank C.
THE KING'S NAVY

London. 1925. Methuen. 1st Ed. VIII, 252 PP with 9 drawings, plus 30 plates with 46 b/w photos by Stephen Cribb. Fp: Hoisting the Colours. Cloth cover, device and title on front cover and spine. Offsetting on endpapers. Foxing, o/wise very good. 22 x 17.
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$20

15493
BRADFIELD, Raymond A.
SERVING A SEA-GIRT LAND, Some Early Maritime History

Castlemaine, Vic. c. 1975. Castlemaine Mail. 1st Ed. 98 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 16. 0959450920
Pot pourri of early Australian maritime history.
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$15

68386
BRADY, Edward M.
MARINE SALVAGE OPERATIONS

Cambridge, Maryland. 1960. Cornell Maritime Press. 1st Ed. XIII, (3), 237 PP with tables, sketches & 123 figures in text including 16 b/w photos, plus 1 large folded plan (figure 22). Blue cloth covers a little soiled and worn around edges. Chop and signatture of previous owner on front endpaper, and stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. 23.2 x 15.5.
Equipment and structures used in salvage, salvage practice, operations, techniques, hazards. Includes a Glossary of 8 pages.
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$25

20111
BRENNAN, Frank
THE AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH SHIPPING LINE

Canberra. 1978. Roebuck. 1st Ed., Roebuck Society publication No. 20. VII, 72 PP plus 24 pages with 39 photos in b/w, 2 b/w maps. Fp: Sketch of Australian cargo ships, Class D & E. REP: Certificate of Discharge, recto-verso. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.8 x 18. 0909434115
Creation of the Commonwealth Shipping Line in 1915, to serve Australian needs during and just after WWI (up to 1927).
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$10

38761
BREWER, Edward S. & WALLSTROM, Robert E.
CRUISING DESIGNS - Power and Sail

New York. 1976. Seven Seas. 1st ed. 144 PP with 16 figures, and sets of plans for 31 cruising auxiliary & 8 power boats. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 22.8 x 14.8. 0915160153
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$10

37026
BRODIE, W. A. D.
MELBOURNE, the water's edge

Adelaide. 1978. Rigby 1st Ed. 95 PP with 1 map, 2 b/w illust. and 66 colour plates. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong. 22.2 x 28.7. 0727004735
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$15

63006
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
ShipPax GUIDE 06 - Ferry, Cruise & Ro-Ro Register Yearbook

Halmstad, Sweden. 2006. ShipPax Information. 2006 edition. 248 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Maersk Dunkerque) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 8 to 111: Maersk Dunkerque / Focus on Norfolk Line, by Philippe Holthof. Samsung Heavy Industries, by Jonathan Boonzaier. ... Market Observationseport.
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$40

68012
BROWN, Anthony J.
ILL-STARRED CAPTAINS - FLINDERS AND BAUDIN

Fremantle. 2008. Fremantle Arts Centre Press. Reprint of the 2004 paperback (revised edition of the 2000 original). Foreword by Tim Flannery. XX, 528 PP with b/w illustrations (1 facsimile of document, 9 portraits, 10 views and 15 charts or maps). Pictorial soft cover. Light crease on spine, o/wise near fine. 20 x 13. 9781921361296
Australian exploration seen through two very different expeditions.
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$15

55744
BROWN, David
THE ROYAL NAVY AND THE FALKLANDS WAR

London. 1987. Leo Cooper. 1st Ed. 384 PP with 7 maps and 135 b/w photos, plus 8 pages with 16 colour photos. Eps: map of the Falklands Islands. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 19.5. 0850520592
Story of the fleet of vessels (Royal Navy, Royal Fleet Auxiliary, Merchant Navy) sent 7000 miles from England to take back the Falkland Islands in 1982.
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$35

50878
BROWN, Ernest B.
RADAR NAVIGATION MANUAL

Washington. 1971. Defence Mapping Agency/Hydrographic Center 1st Ed. Publication No. 1310, with a foreword by Captain F. L. Slattery. No continuous pagination, XII, 178 PP with 122 figures. Stiff plastic covers. Fine. Oblong: 20.5 x 27.
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$20

68398
BRYAN, Marilyn (compiler)
THE HISTORY OF IRON POT LIGHTHOUSE

Hobart. 1990. Author. 1st Ed. 24 PP with 1 b/w photo. Soft cover, illustrated front, staples. Fine. 21.2 x 14.6.
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$20

16937
BRYANT, Arthur
SAMUEL PEPYS, The Saviour of the Navy

London. 1949. Collins. New Ed of 1938 orig. (12), 452 PP plus 6 plates. Fp: Samuel Pepys, Secretary of the Admiralty, aged about 54. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Signature on FFEP. Light foxing on endpapers and outside edges. Very good. 22.5 x 14.5.
The dramatic story of Pepys' second secretaryship to the Admiralty 1683-1689. Voyage to Tangier in 1683, Imperial outpost and African stronghold of the Navy for 21 years, where he realized how decayed the Navy had become,...
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$15

19075
BRYANT, Arthur
SAMUEL PEPYS, The Years of Peril

London. 1952. Collins. 3rd reprint of the 1948 new edition, (orig. of 1935). XIV, 466 PP, plus 6 full-page plates. Fp: The Britannia of 1682. FEP: The Thames and Medway. REP: London under Charles II. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Foxing on outside edges, o/wise very good. 22 x 14.2.
The rising Admiralty servant: 1669-1683.
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$20

68498
BURGESS, Douglas R., Jr.
SEIZE THE TRIDENT, The Race for Superliner Supremacy and How It Altered the Great War

Camden, Maine. 2005. International Marine / McGraw-Hill. 1st Ed. X, 296 PP, plus 6 pages with 11 b/w illustrations. . Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers, title page and top outside edge. Rubbed patch at foot of spine. Internally very good. 23.5 x 15.5 0071430091
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$15

20089
BURRELL, Vice-Admiral Sir Henry
MERMAIDS DO EXIST, The autobiography of ..

Melbourne. 1986. Macmillan. 1st Ed. X, 318 PP, plus 24 pages with 55 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 22 x 14.5. 033341540X
Naval career from 1918 to 1962, when the RAN went from reliance on the Royal Navy to a more independent stance.
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$15

22799
BURT, R. A.
BRITISH DESTROYERS IN WORLD WAR TWO

London. 1985. Arms and Armour Press. 1st Ed., No. 4 in the Warships Illustrated series. 64 PP with 124 bw photos. Title spread: The "L" Class destroyer 'Lively' at speed in 1941-42. Pictorial soft cover (H37, Garland). Near fine. Scarce. 24.6 x 18.4. 085368748X
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$30

49275
CALLENDER, Geoffrey
THE NAVAL SIDE OF BRITISH HISTORY

London. 1924. Christophers. 1st Ed. IX, 10-305 PP, plus 18 bw plates. Fp: Sir Francis Drake. Eps: The Globe, after the map made by Martin Behaim of Nuremberg 1492. Cloth cover, gilt vignette on front cover and gilt title on spine. Spine slightly sunned. Foxing spots on outside edges. Signature of previous owner on verso of frontispiece. Near fine. 22 x 14.2.
Genesis of British sea-power, the Royal Navy...
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$15

68355
CALVERT, Hedley & GRAEME-EVANS, Alex
ALWAYS A COMPETITOR - Hedley Calvert Tasmanian Yachtsman, Orchardist and Raconteur

Hobart. 1997. Tasbook. Limited edition. Foreword by Mike Fletcher. V, 311 PP with b/w illustrations, ribbon page-marker. Endpapers: Colour photos of Huon Valley. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 30.2 x 21.5. 0646343947
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$75

68401
CAMERON, Alan (Editor)
P.L.A. MONTHLY - Vol. 44, No. 525

London. 1969. Port of London Authority. Magazine of the Port of London Authority. Issue No. 525, Volume 44, July 1969. XII, 207-242, XIII-XX PP with b/w illustrations. Stapled pictorial wrappers. Fine copy. 24.8 x 18.2.
South West India Dock, 1911, by Captain A.G. Course.
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$15

68217
CAMERON, Charlotte
WANDERINGS IN SOUTH-EASTERN SEAS

London. 1924. T. Fisher Unwin. 1st Ed. 270 PP, plus 1 folded map with colour and 23 plates with 43 b/w photos. Fp: Dyak man and woman in festive dress. Blue cloth cover, title on front board and gilt title on spine. Occasional foxing. Very good. Scarce. 22.4 x 15.
Singapore & Malaya, Borneo, Java, Tonga, American Samoa and Tasmania.
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$120

68561
CAMPBELL-JONES, Susan
WELSH SAIL - A Pictorial History

Dyfed, Wales. 1976. Gomer Press 1st edition with an introduction by Alun Richards. 103 PP with 6 figures and 77 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine copy. 21.7 x 18.7. 850883067
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$20

18169
CANNELL, David & LEATHER, John
MODERN DEVELOPMENT IN YACHT DESIGN

London. 1976. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. (8), 152 PP with 79 b/w illust. (plans, sketches,..) & 17 b/w photos in text. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Some foxing, mostly on first and last pages, o/wise good. 28.3 x 22.5. 0229115187
Sailing and motor yachts, spars, rigs & sails, materials & construction.
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$15

40539
CAPPER, D. P.
MOAT DEFENSIVE - A History of the Waters of the Nore Command 55 BC to 1961

London. 1963. Arthur Barker. 1st Ed. XI, 251 PP with 2 drawings and 8 maps, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w illust. Vignette on title page. Eps: A prospect of Chatham Dock. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped and a few chips). Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.2 x 14.5..
Published at the time of the closing of the Nore Command (South East corner of England).
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$15

55373
CAPPER, Lieutenant-Comander Henry D.
AFT-FROM THE HAWSEHOLE. Sixty-Two Years of Sailors' Evolution

London. 1927. Faber & Gwyer. 1st Ed., with a preface by Admiral of the Fleet Earl Jellicoe of Scapa. XV, 267 PP, plus 7 b/w plates. Fp: Portrait of the author. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket with small repaired tears. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges and dust jacket. Near fine. 22.7 x 15.
... Ordnance Officer on the Australian Station of the Royal Navy 1895 to 1900. ...
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$35

32194
CARR, Frank G. G.
LESLIE A. WILCOX, R.I., R.S.M.A.

Leigh-on-Sea. 1977. F. Lewis. Limited edition to 600 copies. VI, 7-47 PP, plus 38 pages with 2 colour plates tipped in and 72 b/w plates. Title page: Colour plate of the American clipper Blue Jacket pasted down. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Dust jacket tipped-in on front endpaper. Ingleton bookplate. Fine. 29.2 x 22.6.
Catalogue of 267 of his works.
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$40

68553
CARR, Frank G. G., COOKSON, Richard M., HURST, Alex., STAMMERS, Michael K. et al..
THE MEDLEY OF MAST AND SAIL - A Camera Record 1

Brighton, U.K. 1976. Teredo Books. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Frank G. G. Carr. XXII, 330 PP with 407 b/w photos. Fp: A barquentine at Whitby. Eps: On a windjammer. Cloth cover, gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Signed by Frank Carr on verso of FFEP. A fine copy. Scarce. 24.5 x 19.5. 0903662035
Photographic illustrations of the world's vanishing sailing craft.
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$100

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

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

57970
CARROLL, David A., McPHERSON, Deborah J., & TIPPING, Tony
THE IMMIGRANT SHIP NEW ZEALANDER

Melbourne. c. 1982. Maritime Archaeology Association of Victoria. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Jack Loney. (4), IV, 92 PP with b/w illustations (charts & maps, drawings, plans, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 22.3.
... lost (burnt) Portland Bay, Victoria, 1853.
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$25

68453
CHAMBERS, Admiral B. M.
SALT JUNK - Naval Reminiscences, 1881-1906

London. 1927. Constable. 1st Ed., illustrated by the author. X, 364 PP, (2 adv.) with 44 b/w text-illustrations, plus 4 b/w plates (2 engravings and 2 photos) and a colour frontispiece. Fp: Rio de Janeiro (water colour). Blue cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Spine somewhat faded, a little light foxing, a library vignett and stamp on FFEP and former owner's name/address on half-title page. Small closed tear/chip on the top of the first 5 pages, o/wise contents very clean and overall a very good copy. 22.7 x 14.5.
Between February 1913 and April 1914, Admiral B. M. Chambers was the first Captain of the Royal Australian Naval College, Osborne House, Geelong.
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$25

68207
CHAPELLE, Howard I.
THE HISTORY OF AMERICAN SAILING SHIPS

New York. c. 1950. Bonanza Books. Reprint (B) of the 1935 original. XVII, (3), 400 PP with 157 illustrations, plus 16 plates on double-page and 14 pages with 48 b/w photos or paintings. Cloth cover, decoration and title on front board. Near fine. 26 x 20.
Development of American ships, their design & construction, as well as the portrait of the men who built them.
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$25

68490
CHAPMAN, Peter (editor)
BULLETIN OF THE CENTRE FOR TASMANIAN STUDIES - Volume Two, No. 1, 1988

Hobart. 1988. Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies / University of Tsmania.. (1), 68, (3 blank) PP. Stiff cover. Issue signed by the editor on title page. Very good. 20.6 x 14.5
The French in Van Diemen's Land: Organisation and the Fruits of Discovery, by N. J. B. Plomley.
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$15

15845
CHARLWOOD, Don
SETTLERS UNDER SAIL

Melbourne. 1978. Government Printing Office. 1st Ed. 28 PP with 1 map, 2 plans, 1 colour photo, and 43 bw illust. Inside back cover: tall ship. Pictorial soft cover. "Compliments Card" by Premier of Victoria loosely inserted. Near fine. 29.7 x 20.8.
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$15

68356
CHILDERS, Erskine (editor)
THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDS - A record of Secret Service Recently Achieved

London. 1967. Rupert Hart-Davis. 2nd impression of the 1955 edition. No. 29 in the Mariner's Library (original of 1903). 278 PP with 2 charts & 2 maps. Cloth cover, dj designed by Malcolm Young. Near fine. 19 x 13.
Spying and small boat cruising in the South East of the North Sea, a decade before the Great War.
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$40

38271
CHRISTOPHER, Peter
... TO SAVE THE LIVES OF STRANGERS - (Famous Shipwrecks of South Australia)

Adelaide. 1989. Author. 1st Ed. 40 PP with 2 maps, 6 facsimile of newspaper cuttings and 9 b/w illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0958804419
Admella in 1859... Geltwood... Lady Kinnaird... Portland Maru in 1935.
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$15

63989
CHURCHOUSE, Jack
GLAMOUR SHIPS OF THE UNION STEAM SHIP COMPANY N.Z. LTD

Wellington. 1981. Millwood Press. 1st Ed. 104 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Fp: Painting of the Maori. FEP: Time-table for May, 1909. REP: Line drawing of SS Maunganui. Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note on half title page signed by the author. Fine. 28.8 x 25.5. 0908582412
Illustrated history of the Company interwoven with the economic progress of New Zealand.
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$30

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

London. 1994. John & Marion Clarkson. 1st softback edition, in the "Ships in Focus" series. 72 PP with 148 b/w photos. Inside back cover: index. Title page: "Manipur", 1920. Pictorial soft cover. Former owner's discreet name on title-page, o/wise fine. 29.7 x 21. 0952117924
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$20

68225
CLERK, Dugald
THE GAS, PETROL, AND OIL ENGINE - Vol. I: Thermodynamics of the gas, Petrol, and oil engine, together with Historical Sketch

London. 1909. Longmans, Green and Co. New and revised edition. XII, 380 PP with tables and 126 b/w figures (5 of them on 4 supplementary plates). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Name and address of previous owner and stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on FFEP plus 2 other names on title page. Slight ageing of paper, otherwise a very good copy. 23 x 15.
Contents include: The Causes of Loss in Gas Engines, Explosion and Cooling in a Closed Vessel, Thermal and Mechanical Efficiency of the Different Types of Gas Engine in Use..
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$30

49305
COCHRANE, Admiral Lord
MEMOIRS OF A FIGHTING CAPTAIN

London. 2005. The Folio Society. 1st Ed, with Introduction and editorial matter by Brian Vale. XXII, (6), 311 PP with 1 facsimile of document and 4 maps, plus 16 pages with 20 colour and 12 b/w illustrations. Fp (in colour): Thomas, Lord Cochrane, 1807. Full cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, illustrated slipcase. Fine. 24.8 x 16.7.
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$30

68457
COLE, Sanford D.
SHIPMASTERS' HANDBOOK TO THE MERCHANT SHIPPING ACTS

Glasgow. 1933. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 4th edition of the 1913 original. XVII, (3), 268 PP. Blue cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and gilt on spine. Light foxing. Name of previous owner and stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on front endpaper. Some pencilled marginal lines or underlining of text, o/wise near fine. 21.8 x 14.2.
Being a practical guide to the Acts and Regulations for Shipmasters and all connected with the Mercantile Marine.
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$20

37537
COLLINS, Bruce E.
THE WRECK OF THE PENGUIN

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

68565
COOMBE, Derek
THE BAWLEYMEN - Fishermen and Dredgermen of the River Medway

Rainham, Kent. 1979. Pennant Books. 1st Ed. 112 PP with b/w illustrations (2 maps and 6 tailpieces), plus 32 pages with 48 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Spine lightly sunned, o/wise fine. 24 x 15.5. 0950641308
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$30

68557
COPPING, A. E.
GOTTY AND THE GUV'NOR

Lavenham, Suffolk. 1979. Mallard Reprints. Reprint of the 1907 original. XIV, 201 PP with 1 portrait and 6 endpieces, plus 16 pages with 20 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22.5 x 14.5. 090462398X
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$25

49578
CORNFORD, L. Cope
A CENTURY OF SEA TRADING 1824-1924. THE GENERAL STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY LIMITED

London. 1924. A & C Black Ltd. 1st Ed., illustrated by W L Wyllie and J Spurling. Preface by the Right Hon. Viscount Inchcape. X, 182 PP with 1 map and 3 b/w illustrations, plus 26 plates with 8 colour and 20 b/w illustrations. Decorated cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Presentation plate (June 1924) pasted down on front endpaper. Offsetting on endpapers, foxing, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 22.5 x 16.5.
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$55

18186
CORNWELL, E. L. (editor)
THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF SHIPS

London. 1979. Octopus. Reprint of the 1979 original published by New English Library. 479 PP with 355 b/w & 465 col. illust. Half-title page: Argentinian Libertade. Fp: Frigate. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing. Near fine. 34.5 x 24.5. 0706411560
From the beginnings (papyrus, balsa or dug-out) to nuclear powered vessels, commerce & trade, discovery & exploration, oceanography, safety at sea, dangers & disasters... Most comprehensive.
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$10

18851
COWSILL, Miles
BRITTANY FERRIES

Kilgetty, UK. 1989. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. Foreword by Ian A. Carruthers. 36 PP with 2 maps, 19 colour, and 61 bw photos. Inside front cover: Prince of Brittany. Inside back cover: the Prince of Brittany passes the Channel Island ferry Corbiere. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21. 1871947006
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$10

68544
CULLER, R. D.
SKIFFS AND SCHOONERS

Camden, Maine. 1976. International Marine Publishing. 2nd printing of the 1974 original. VIII, 199 PP with 5 drawings, 94 b/w photos and 64 pages of plans. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing. Near fine. 28.6 x 22. 0877420475
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$35

57021
CUMMINS, Joseph
CAST AWAY - Lost and Found in history: Epic true stories of shipwreck, piracy and mutiny on the high seas

Sydney. 2008. Pier 9 / Murdoch Books Australia. 1st Ed. 336 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (maps, contemporary images). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.7 x 18.5. 9781741961386
24 epic tales: ... Wreck of the Batavia... The Bounty mutineers... Herman Melville in the Marquesas... Japanese castaways on Anathan Island (Northern Marianas) ... The Grosvenor in 1782...
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$25

68245
CUNARD
R.M.S. QUEEN MARY - Guide to Accommodation and General Information for Passengers "First Class"

London. 1947. Cunard White Star Line. Travel brochure. 36 PP with 1 sketch "Geography of a ship"'. Soft cover, illustrated front. Rust marks at fold, staples removed. Very good. Small format: 17.5 x 12.
Resumed her post-war commercial sailing on 31st July 1947. Guide includes a 4 page (20 to 23) list of "Principal Works of Art".
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$30

68752
CURTIS-OTTER, M.
W.R.A.N.S. - The Women's Royal Australian Naval Service

Sydney. 1975. Naval Historical Society of Australia. 1st edition limited to 1000 numbered copies (No 232/1000). (6), 99 PP with 7 drawings (cartoons), plus 4 pages with 8 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Etching of Cairns. Inside back cover: Etching of Castle Hill & Victoria Bridge, Townsville. Pictorial soft cover a little rubbed and soiled, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14. 0959977287
The sister service of the Royal Australian Navy.
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$20

68363
CUTHBERTSON, Bern
AROUND TASMANIA IN A WHALEBOAT 1986. In the Wake of Captain James Kelly 1815-1816

Hobart. 1986. Author. 1st Ed. Foreword by K. J. Milbourne. VIII, 80 PP with 1 map and 25 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Note to previous owner dated and signed by the author on title page. 21 x 14.8. 0731687779
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$35

68365
D'ALBAS, Andrieu
DEATH OF A NAVY, The Fleets of the Mikado in the Second World War 1941-1945

London. 1957. Robert Hale. 1st UK edition, translated from the French original by Anthony Rippon. 224 PP, plus 16 pages with 21 b/w photos and a large folded map of Western Pacific with 4 insets. Fp: Crew inspection on board "Ashigara" at Kiel. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Offsetting on endpapers and faint foxing. Dust jacket with light shelf wear, o/wise a near fine copy. 21 x 14.
The French author, married to the daughter of a Japanese Admiral, describes the initial Japanese successes and their stubborn defence.
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$35

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

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

46762
DAVISON, Julian
TURNING THE TIDE. British Naval Engagements during the Napoleonic Era

Singapore. 1994. Antiques of the Orient. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 14 b/w illustrations (3 portraits and 11 paintings). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15. 9810055773
An Introductory Essay to an Exhibition and Sale of hand-coloured aquatints from James Jenkins: The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817.
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$10

17305
DE S. WINSER, John
THE D-DAY SHIPS - Neptune: The Greatest Amphibious Operation in History

Kendal, UK. 1994. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 172 PP with 2 maps and 130 b/w photos. Title-page: H.M. cruiser Mauritius. Fp: The Union-Castle liner Llangibby Castle. Inside front and back covers: Map of UK ports from which ships sailed and location map of the 5 Normandy beach-head areas. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 24.3 x 18. 0905617754
The vessels that carried the soldiers, their vehicles, equipment, stores... Naval support ships, special ships (block ships, cable vessels).
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$45

22078
DEAN, Frederick E.
SHIPS OF THE WORLD

London. 1964. Odhams. 1st English edition of the 1963 French original Bateaux d'Aujourd'hui by Jean Riverain. 64 PP with colour illustrations throughout. Title page: French Aircraft Carrier and tanker of Compagnie Navale des Pétroles. Pictorial laminated boards (France II) . Very good. Large format: 35.5 x 26.5.
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$15

16727
DEPT. OF DEFENCE (Navy Office)
NOTES ON SEAMANSHIP

Canberra. 1982. A.G.P.S. 1st Ed. (6), 88 PP with drawings & photos. Pict. soft cover slightly creased on top corner, o/wise very good. 25 x 17.5. 0642052514
How to become an Able Seaman, then Leading Seaman: Boatswain's Mate's duties, basic seamanship skills, ship's husbandry, etc..
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$20

36781
DEWAR, Captain A. C. (editor)
RUSSIAN WAR, 1855 - Black Sea Official Correspondence

London. 1945. The Navy Records Society. 1st Ed. Publications of the Navy Records Society, Volume 85. (VIII), 486 PP, plus 2 folded plans. Navy blue/cream buckram, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 23.2 x 15.5.
Naval operations in the Black Sea.
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$25

50827
DICKSON, Rod (editor)
TO KING GEORGE THE THIRD SOUND FOR WHALES. A voyage aboard the British Whaling Vessel KINGSTON of London, Captain Thomas Dennis 1800-1802

Perth. 2006. Hesperian Press. 1st Ed. Transcribed from the Original Ship's Logbook. XIV, 159 PP with 1 plan, 1 illustration, 5 facsimile of logbook pages, and 9 charts. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 25 x 17.2. 0859053725
Sailed from England, January 1800... South Africa. Reached Albany, Western Australia, mid August 1800. Sailed the coast of West Australia until mid December 1800... Return via Baie de St. Augustin (Tulear), Madagascar, South Africa, St Helena...
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$55

68556
DOHERTY, John Stephen
A KETCH CALLED TAHITI - John G. Hanna and His Yacht Designs

Camden, Maine. 1987. International Marine Publishing. 1st Ed. XII, 191 PP with b/w illustrations (photos, plans, drawings, maps, ..). Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Light shelf wear to dust jacket, o/wise fine. A scarce title. 28.5 x 21.8. 0877422095
Fourteen ocean voyages: Joshua Slocum in "Spray", Fred Rebell on "Elaine", Ann Davison on "Felicity Ann", etc...
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$60

68340
DOUBILET, David
WATER LIGHT TIME

London. 1999. Phaidon Press. 1st Ed. No pagination, 236 PP with 16 b/w and 171 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Brief note to previous owner on front endpaper, otherwise a fine copy. Oblong: 24 x 34.7. 0714838284
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$35

42115
DUNMORE, John
MONSIEUR BARET: First Woman Around the World 1766-68

Auckland. 2002. Heritage Press. 1st Ed. 198 PP with 1 drawing of a Bougainvillea. Title page: vignette with French Frigate Etoile. Eps: Map of the Pacific, with voyage of Jeanne Baret aboard the Etoile 1766-68. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0908708548
First woman to circumnavigate the world during the expedition of Louis-Antoine de Bougainville, disguised as the able-seaman and servant of Philibert Commerson, Naturalist.
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$20

68521
DURHAM, Dick
THE LAST SAILORMAN

Lavenham, Suffolk. 1989. Terence Dalton Ltd. 1st Ed. VIII, 160 PP with 88 b/w photos. Fp: Bob Roberts aboard the smack "Stormy Petrel". Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned, o/wise a fine copy. 23.2 x 18. 0861380673
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$30

68367
DUYKER, Edward
A DICTIONARY OF SEA QUOTATIONS: From Ancient Egypt to the Present

Melbourne. 2007. The Miegunyah Press. 1st Ed. XXIV, 440 PP with 87 b/w illustrations including frontispiece and 27 headpieces. Hard covers with a small bump at top and bottom of spine, near fine dust jacket. Note to previous owner on front endpaper. A near fine copy. 24.8 x 18. 9780522857311
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$55

68349
DUYKER, Edward
AN OFFICER OF THE BLUE - Marc-Joseph Marion Dufresne, South Sea Explorer, 1724-1772

Melbourne. 1994. Melbourne University Press. No. 16 in the Miegunyah Press series. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Frank Horner. XVI, 230 PP with 13 maps, plus 28 pages with 33 b/w & colour illustrations. A near fine copy of a scarce item. 25 x 18. 0522845657
The life story of the French explorer, Marion Dufresne who reached Tasmania before the English and died at the hands of the Maoris in Te Hue (Bay of Islands).
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$70

68564
EGLINTON, Edmund
The MARY FLETCHER: Seven Days in the Life of a Westcountry Coasting Ketch

Exeter, 1990. University of Exeter Press. 1st Ed. Exeter Marine Studies No. 5. Edited and introduced by Basil Greenhill. X, 85 PP with b/w illustrations (4 maps by Peter Allington and 43 plates). Laminated boards, pictorial front. Spine lightly sunned, o/wise fine. 25 x 17. 085989326X
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$25

10222
EISLER, William & SMITH, Bernard (editors)
TERRA AUSTRALIS - The Furthest Shore

Sydney. 1988. Art Gallery of NSW. 1st Ed. 239 PP with b/w or colour drawings, paintings & charts. Fp (in colour): Portrait of Joseph Banks. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 31 x 22. 0642134642
Catalogue of an exhibition held for the Bicentennial celebrations of Australia. Visions of Terra Australis in the Middle Ages and Renaissance by Helen Wallis. Crossing the Equator: The Historical Background to Portuguese Navigational Techniques in the Age of Discovery by Luis de Albuquerque. The Dutch and the Southern Continent 1569-1756 by Ernst van den Boogaart...
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$30

68001
ELDRIDGE, F. B.
A HISTORY OF THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVAL COLLEGE (From its inception in 1913 to the end of World War II in 1945)

Melbourne. 1949. Georgian House. 1st limited edition to 750 copies. Foreword by Admiral Mountevans. XX, 457 PP with b/w illust. (drawings and charts), plus 42 plates with 109 b/w photos. Fp: His Majesty the King. FEP: Map of the coast from Cape Otway to Sydney. REP: Map of Western Port. Blue cloth cover, gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). State Library copy with neat numbers on spines, and discreet stamps on front endpaper and title page. Title page is a photocopy. Dust jacket slightly soiled and repaired at head of spine. Light foxing, o/wise contents near fine. 25 x 19.5.
Covers the birth of the RAN, including parts on Geelong, Jervis Bay, Flinders Naval Depot plus appendices and biographical supplement.
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$75

68538
ELLIOTT, Colin
SAILING FISHERMEN IN OLD PHOTOGRAPHS

Reading, U.K. 1978. Tops'l Books. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 50 b/w photos. from the Ford Jenkins Collection. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24.2 x 18.4. 0906397006
The old sailing smacks of the North Sea, Scotland & English Channel and the men who sailed them.
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$15

14797
ERICKSON, Rica
THE BRIDE SHIPS, Experiences of Immigrants Arriving in Western Australia 1849-1889

Perth. 1992. Hesperian Press. 1st Ed. XIV, 256 PP with 9 figures & 2 b/w illustrations, plus 1 map of W.A. (double-page) at back. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 14. 0859051625
The immigrants who settled in Western Australia. In 1849, the ratio of men to women was 2 to 1. The Mary was the first bride ship to W.A.
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$40

51222
EUSSEN, Dick
TRIALS OF THE NORTH: The Settlement of Port Essington (in Australian Heritage)

Brighton, Victoria. 2006. Hallmark Editions. No. 4, Spring 2006. 88 PP. Contains article between P.79 and 85 with 1 map, 3 b/w and 6 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 29.7 x 21.
Port Essington, Cobourg Peninsula, Arnhem Land. Also contains articles: Ian Bowen's Hobart, by Phillip Tardiif, The Wreck of the Sydney Cover, by Michael Nash..
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$10

65919
EWER, Dr. Peter
WOUNDED EAGLE - The Bombing of Darwin and Australia's Air Defence Scandal

Sydney. 2009. New Holland Publishers (Australia). 1st Ed. 240 PP with b/w illustrations: 1 map of Australia, 1 plan of Darwin and 17 photos. Hard cover, illustrated front. Capital B at top corner of front endpaper and title page, o/wise fine. 22.5 x 18.5. 9781741108255
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$20

41884
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 19

London. 2002. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 19. 64 PP (129 to 192) with 1 map, 1 flag and funnel, 2 sketch-plans and 92 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703169
Fleet in Focus: Houlder's post-war Granges, by John Hill. Tasmanian Traders by Rex Cox and Ken Wriedt. Sunderland in Focus, by John Lingwood.
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$15

64475
FILDES, R.D.
THE SHIPS THAT SERVE AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND, VOLUME ONE: Australian and New Zealand Flag Vessels

Sydney. 1975. Searail Productions. 1st ed. VIII, 200 PP with b/w photos throughout. Fp: The BP Australia Ltd. tanker BP Endeavour. Decorated hard cover (the Australian Trader), dj. Light wear to dust jacket, o/wise near fine. Includes a loosely inserted errata and addendum slip. Oblong: 14.5 x 21.5. 0909096015
Ships and shipowners, historic & preserved vessels, Australia & New Zealand naval vessels.
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$10

68537
FINCH, R. & BENHAM, H.
SAILING CRAFT OF EAST ANGLIA

Lavenham, Suffolk. 1987. Terence Dalton. 1st Ed. VIII, 144 PP with 54 b/w & colour illustrations (paintings & photos) & 66 plans & line drawings. Fp: Lowestoft trawling smack "Magnolia". Eps: Coast of East Anglia and type of craft. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 23 x 18. 0861380495
History: traders & fishermen and 30 types of sailing craft, from the Leigh cockler to the Revenue cutter.
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$40

68523
FINCH, Roger
SAILING CRAFT OF THE BRITISH ISLES

London. 1976. Collins. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 51 location maps as head-pieces, 108 line drawings (many coloured) and 29 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj with a few small rubs/nicks. Occasional foxing, o/wise a near fine copy. 24.6 x 17.5. 0002197103
Origins, history, building methods & materials. Fishing methods and study of 52 different types of boats with location maps, plan of the hull & rigging together with a pencil sketch for each. A delightful book.
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$35

18143
FINCHAM, John
A HISTORY OF NAVAL ARCHITECTURE

London. 1979. Scolar Press. Reprint of 1851 orig. Ed. Introduction by John Leather. XI, (3), VIII, (XI), LXXXIV, 415 PP with numerous figures & tables in text, 58 plates numbered 1 to 47. Gilt-engraved papered boards, blue cloth spine, dj. Plain slipcase. Dust jacket is sunned/browned at spine and has a small crease and repairs at extremities. An otherwise fine copy. 24.8 x 16. 0859675696
A summary of the evolution of naval architecture, from log rafts & canoes, the Phoenicians, Greeks & Romans... up to the British Navy at the time.
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$60

41001
FLEXNER, James Thomas
THE WORLD OF WINSLOW HOMER 1836-1910

New York. 1974. Time Inc. Reprint of the original (c.1966), in the Time-Life Library of Art series. 190 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. FEP: Fisherman, Lake St. John, Canada. REP: Two men in a canoe. Hard cover, pictorial slipcase. Near fine. 31 x 23.5.
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$15

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

Sydney. 1982. Banks Bros. & Street. 1st ED. XIX, 202 PP, plus 64 pages with b/w and colour photos. Fp: Chart of Torres Strait. Title page: Seal of the Torres Strait Pilot Service. Eps: Charts of Queensland Coasts. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0959335803
History of the Queensland Coast & Torres Strait Pilot Service.
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$10

58042
FOSTER, Dr. Leonie
THE WILD COAST WRECKS

Melbourne. 1996. Heritage Victoria. 1st Ed. (6), 142 PP with 48 b/w illustrations (maps, sketches, photocopies and photographs). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.4 x 20.8. 0730686191
State of Victoria.
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$40

68347
FOX, Uffa
UFFA FOX'S SECOND BOOK - A Companion Volume to "Sailing, Seamanship and Yacht Construction"

London. 1950. Peter Davies. Reprint of the 1935 original. XII, 376 PP with over 350 plans, photos and diagrams. Fp: The author at work on the design of Wishbone. Blue cloth cover, silver device on front cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket laminated. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. A very good clean copy. 28 x 21.5.
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$125

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

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

20772
FRERE-COOK, Gervis & MACKSEY, Kenneth
SEA WARFARE, The Guinness History of ...

Enfield, UK. 1975. Guinness Superlatives. 1st Ed. (10), 245 PP with tables, bw & colour illust. Fp: Battle of Lepanto. FEP: Tables on ships' displacements and on approximate average ranges of engagements at sea through the ages. REP: Map of the world showing trade routes with major naval engagements. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 17.5.
Sea warfare: Oars and Spears - Cannons and Culverines - Wooden Wall - Ironclads and Explosives - Dreadnought - Aircraft carrier - The age of Nuclear power.
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$15

60158
FROST, Alan
BOTANY BAY: The Real Story

Melbourne. 2011. Black Inc. 1st Ed. XIII, 276 PP with 1 sketch map. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 15.3. 9781863955126
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$35

68451
GALLAGHER, Thomas
FIRE AT SEA, The Story of the "Morro Castle"

London. 1959. Frederick Muller. 1st Ed. (8), 280 PP, plus 8 pages with 17 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with chips and rubbed patches. Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page, o/wise very good. 20.4 x 13.6.
The fire which gutted the "Morro Castle" in 1934 off the New Jersey coast on the run from Havanna to New York and which was followed, a few hours later, by the death of her captain.
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$15

36027
GARDINER, Robert & CHESNEAU, Roger (editors)
CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1922-1946

New York. 1980. Mayflower Books. 1st US edition. (8), 456 PP with tables, ship profiles and photos. Fp: British battlefleet in the 1930's & US Task Force 38 at Ulithi in 1945. Cloth cover, dj. Light shelf wear around edges. Dust jacket is sunned on spine. An otherwise fine copy. 31.6 x 22.5. 0831703032
Each nation with an update of their respective navies in 1922, followed by descriptions and evolution of various types of ships, from capital ships, aircraft carriers, .. to coastal forces and auxiliary warships.
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$35

68305
GARDINER, Robert & COUPER, Alastair (editors)
THE SHIPPING REVOLUTION - The Modern Merchant Ship

London. 1992. Conway Maritime. 1st edition limited to 2000 hand numbered copies (No. 875), in the "Conway's History of the Ship" series. 208 PP with tables, b/w photos and line drawings. Title spread: the ore carrier Berge Stahl, world's largest dry cargo ship. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on front and rear free endpapers, outside page edges and title spread, otherwise contents are fine and as new. 30 x 25. 0851776094
Tramp ship, bulk carriers, refrigerated ships... Modern merchant ship navigation, propulsion... Ship registers and the use of flags. Glossary of terms and abbreviations (P. 201 to 205).
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$30

68306
GARDINER, Robert & FRIEDMAN, Dr. Norman (editors)
NAVIES IN THE NUCLEAR AGE - Warships since 1945

London. 1993. Conway. 1st edition limited to 2000 numbered copies ( No. 875), in the "Conway's History of the Ship" series. 224 PP with tables, plans and b/w photos. Fp: The American cruiser Yorktown, firing a standard MR-SM2 surface-to-air missile. Hard cover, dj. Apart from the Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers, outside edges and titlespread, contents are near fine or in 'as new' condition. 30.2 x 25.2. 0851776264
Warship design, development and technology (weapons systems, naval radars, naval electronic warfare, propulsion).
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$20

68300
GARDINER, Robert & MORRISON, John (editors)
THE AGE OF THE GALLEY - Mediterranean Oared Vessels since Pre-classical Times

London. 1995. Conway Maritime Press. Limited edition of 2000 numbered copies (No.875), in the "Conway's History of the Ship" series. 256 PP with b/w illust. (plans & sketches, paintings & photos). Title spread: Oared vessel on the frieze of the palace Sennacherib at Nineveh. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers, outside edges and title spread, otherwise near fine and in unread/as new condition. 30.2 x 25. 0851776345
Naval architecture and oar systems of the various types of galleys. Oar mechanics & oar power, geographical conditions of galley navigation, etc ..
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$35

67829
GARDNER, John
SAILING SHIPS PRIVATEERS: English "Golden Hind", 1579 - Dutch "De Vlissinger", 1782 - American "Prince de Neufchatel", 1814 - Swedish "Neptunus", 1714 - Danish "Mandal", 1808.

London. c. 1980. Hempel's Marine Paints. 5 "Frameable" prints in colour by John Gardner. Fine. Oblong format: 28 x 42.
5 Privateers in the Age of Sail.
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$15

37592
GARDNER, Richard E.
THE FLYING NAVY

London. 1971. Almark Publishing. 1st Ed. 80 PP with b/w illustrations (2 profiles, 9 sets of plans and photos) and 8 colour photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket lightly rubbed, o/wise near fine. 21.4 x 15. 0855240407
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$15

50087
GIBB, Sir Alexander
PORT OF BURNIE - Proposed Extensions

London. 1937. Sir Alexander Gibb & Partners. 1st Ed. 26 PP, plus large folded plan Port of Burnie, plan showing future breakwaters and ultimate development of port. Cloth cover, title on front cover. Fine. 34.5 x 22.
Port on the North Coast of Tasmania.
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$55

68516
GIBBS, Jim
SENTINELS OF SOLITUDE: West Coast Lighthouses

San Luis Obispo, Ca. 1989. Ez Nature Books. Revised edition of the 1981 original. 88 PP with b/w illustrations (4 maps & insets and 4 photos) and colour photos by Chad Ehlers. Pictorial soft covers. Near fine. Oblong: 20.8 x 27. 0945092067
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$15

34736
GIBSON, Alex J.
SOME NOTES ON THE DISTRIBUTION OF POWER IN A DOUBLE-ENDED SCREW STEAMER

Sydney. 1909. Sydney University Engineering Society. 1st Ed. 28 PP with 12 figures. Soft cover (chipped). Near fine. 25.6 x 20.4.
Paper read before the Sydney University Engineering Society, on 14th July, 1909.
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$20

32496
GODDARD, Roy H.
THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JAMES MILSON

Melbourne. 1955. Georgian House. 1st Ed. XII, 206 PP with 6 maps and plans and 21 head pieces by Geoffrey C. Ingleton, plus 22 pages with 26 b/w plates. Fp: Portrait if John Wilson. FEP: Map of the County of Cumberland, NSW. REP: Genealogical table. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Some foxing, dust jacket lightly rubbed and with small pieces missing at top and bottom of spine, o/wise near fine. 24.2 x 18.5.
Migrated on the 362-ton whaler Albion, 18th August 1806...
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$30

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

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

68382
GRASSO, Glenn (compiler)
SONGS OF THE SAILOR - Working Chanteys at Mystic Seaport

Mystic, Connecticut. 1998. Mystic Seaport. 1st Ed. Compiled and edited by Glenn Grasso, and transcribed by Marc Bernier. 67 PP with 18 b/w illustrations and 33 musical scores. Soft covers with a few small creases, pictorial front, spiral bound. Former owners' label on title page, o/wise a near fine copy. 25 x 20. 0913372846
25 shanties from the Great Age of Sail.
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$65

16827
GRAY, Ernest (editor)
MAN MIDWIFE, The further experiences of John Knyveton, M.D., late Surgeon in the British Fleet, during the years 1763-1809

London. 1946. Robert Hale. 1st Ed. 211 PP plus 6 bw plates. Hard cover, dj (a few chips). War economy paper. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2
Life ashore as a fashionable consultant after swallowing the anchor after the end of the Seven Years War.
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$20

33569
GREEN, Jeremy (editor)
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Papers from the First Southern Hemisphere Conference on ...

Melbourne. 1977. Ocean's Society of Australia. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w illust. (maps, graphs, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21.1 x 15.7. 0868959645
Maritime archaeology in Europe, New Zealand & Australia: legislation, conservation & preservation.
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$15

32929
GREEN, Jeremy & HARPER, Rosemary
THE EXCAVATION OF THE PATTAYA WRECK SITE AND SURVEY OF THREE OTHERS SITES THAILAND, 1982

Fremantle. 1983. Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. 1st Ed., Special Publication No. 1. V, 89 with b/w illustrations (drawings, sketches and photos). Illustrated soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$25

68541
GREENHILL, Dr. Basil & MANNERING, Julian (editors)
The Chatham Directory of INSHORE CRAFT: Traditional Working Vessels of the British Isles

London. 1997. Chatham Publishing. 1st Ed. 239 PP with bw illust. (maps, plans of vessels, draughts and photos). Half title page: Deal sprat boat. Title spread: Scottish fishing craft off Great Yarmouth. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 29.5 x 25. 1861760299
Reference work describing some 200 types of inshore craft which once fished or traded, under oar and sail, around the coasts of the British Isles.
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$85

68535
GRIFFITHS, Maurice
LITTLE SHIPS & SHOAL WATERS

London. 1988. Conway Maritime Press. Reprint of the 3rd Impression of 1985 (original of 1937). (10), 189 PP with b/w illustrations (maps, plans, photos and 3 woodcuts by the author). Fp: 'with board up she rides like a gull...'. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. A fine copy. 25.3 x 19.2.
Sub-title: Designing, Building and Sailing Shoal Draught Cruising Yachts ... With a Cruise or Two in both Blue and Sandy Waters.
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$50

62400
GROOM, Linda
FIRST FLEET ARTIST: George Raper's Birds & Plants of Australia

Canberra. 2009. National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. Foreword by Jan Fullerton. VIII, 146 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, 16 maps or plans, 57 colour illustrations and 77 plates in colour (8 headpieces and 69 in the portfolio). Title page: "Fringe Lilly" (Thysanotus Tuberosus). Pictorial boards. Fine. 29 x 24. 9780642276810
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$50

21264
GUNSON, Niel
THE DALTON JOURNAL, Two Whaling Voyages to the South Seas 1823-1829

Canberra. 1990. National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. XII, 140 PP with 12 b/w illust. Eps: Facsimile of Log Book. Hard cover, scrimshaw illustration on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Fine. 24.8 x 17.4. 0642105057
A British account of whaling in the South Seas on board the Phoenix in 1823-25 and the Harriet 1826-29.
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$10

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

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

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

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

68560
HAMMOND, David & RUSHTON NUSS, Anne
FRANKLIN - Settlement on the Huon

Hobart. 1987. Southern Holdings Pty. Ltd; 1st Ed. 100 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, ephemera, sketch maps, photos...). Pictorial soft cover, dj (with repaired small chips). A near fine copy. Scarce. Oblong: 24.6 x 32 094909052
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$60

68238
HARDY, A. C.
ACHIEVEMENT IN BRITISH SHIPBUILDING

London. c. 1942. The Pilot Press Ltd. 1st Ed., in the Achievement Books series. 36 PP with 2 colour illustrations at centrefold Burners and Welders (paintings by Stanley Spencer), 1 graph, 2 cut-aways and 74 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover, staples. Covers reinforced at spine, o/wise fine. Large format: 36 x 26.5.
Background... The men who build. How it works. Repair and salvage.
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$55

31977
HARRIS, David (editor)
THE NELSON ALMANAC - A book of days recording Nelson's Life and the Events that shaped his Era

London. 1998. Conway Maritime Press & Warwick Leadlay Gallery. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 150 b/w and colour illust. Half title page: quotation taken from "Nelson" by Carola Oman. Title spread: "Victory of Trafalgar in the Van", by Robert Dodd. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28 x 22. 0851777554
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$25

68554
HARRISON, A. J.
SAVANT OF THE AUSTRALIAN SEAS - William SAVILLE-KENT (1845-1908) and Australian Fisheries

Hobart. 1997. Tasmanian Historical Research Association. 1st Ed. VI, 173 PP with 1 drawing and 5 maps, plus 12 plates with 25 b/w illustrations. Fp: portrait of William Saville-Kent in 1888. Pictorial soft cover has one crease at bottom corner of front cover, o/wise a near fine copy. 20.7 x 14.6. 0909479178
Marine biology... Chief Inspector and Superintendent of Fisheries in Tasmania... Fisheries management, pearl oysters...
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$35

44122
HARROD, Dominick (editor)
WAR, ICE & PIRACY, The Remarkable Career of a Victorian Sailor - Journals and Letters of Samuel Gurney Cresswell

London. 2000. Chatham Publishing. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 3 maps, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 1861761384
Fighting the Malay Pirates in 1843 to 1846. HMS Investigator and navigation in the Arctic, 1848-1853. HMS Archer in the Baltic during the Crimean War.
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$15

58109
HARVEY, Peter
CLONMEL - Disaster to Discovery

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

50455
HAVARD, Ward and Olive
A FRENCHMAN SEES SYDNEY IN 1819 (in Journal and Proceedings of the R.A.H.S.)

Sydney. 1938. The Royal Australian Historical Society. Volume XXIV, Part I, 1938. Contains article between P.17 and 42 with the portrait of Jacques Etienne Victor Arago. Soft cover. Very good. 21 x 13.6.
Translated from the Letters of Jacques Arago, who sailed on Uranie, Captain Louis Claude Desaulse de Freycinet. Author of the 1822 Promenade autour du Monde, translated in English and published in 1823 as Narrative of a Voyage Around the World in the Uranie and Physicienne...
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$15

68351
HAWKINS, Clifford W.
PRAUS OF INDONESIA

London. 1982. Nautical Books. 1st Ed. Introduction by Basil Greenhill. 134 PP with b/w illust. (plans, sketches & photos) and 15 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with a repaired tear on back. Faint foxing on top outside edges. A near fine copy. 30.5 x 26. 0333318102
Sailing craft plying the waters of the Indonesian Archipelago. Different types of prau: leti-leti, golekan, bugis, pinisi...The coasts, the ports, the type of trading.
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$85

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

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

36492
HENRY, Fred
SHIPS OF THE ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET CO. LTD.

Glasgow. 1967. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 2nd edition of the 1962 original. 64 PP with 1 portrait, 2 maps and 24 b/w photos. Stapled pictorial soft cover. Fine. 18.5 x 12.2.
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$10

49685
HMSO
HYDRAULICS RESEARCH 1956

London. 1957. Department of Scientific and Industrial Research / HMSO. 1st Ed. Edited by W.P. Shepherd-Barron. VI, 54 PP with 4 tables and 25 figures, plus 1 folded plate (figure 4) and 12 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. Staples removed. Bookshop sticker on front cover. Very good. 24.2 x 15.2.
The Shrewsbury Flood Relief Scheme. The Tidal Trent. The Thames estuary. The Mersey estuary... Tema harbour.. Salaverrry wave wall... Detection of offshore beach movements with radioactive tracers: Pilot experiment at Poole...
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$10

49686
HMSO
HYDRAULICS RESEARCH 1957

London. 1959. Department of Scientific and Industrial Research / HMSO. Reprint of the 1958 original. Edited by W.P. Shepherd-Barron. VI, 69 PP with 4 tables and 26 figures, plus 8 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. Staples removed. Bookshop sticker on front cover. Very good. 24.4 x 15.2.
Transport of solids by flowing water. The Tidal Trent. The Thames estuary. The Mersey estuary... Eyemouth harbour.. Ship-Mooring problems arising from Wave-Disturbance at a Jetty... Radioactive tracer experiment off the Norfolk Coast...
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$10

49687
HMSO
HYDRAULICS RESEARCH 1958

London. 1959. Department of Scientific and Industrial Research / HMSO. 1st Ed. Edited by G.A. Wilson. VI, 74 PP with 1 table and 29 figures, plus 8 plates with 11 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Bookshop sticker on front cover. Very good. 24.4 x 15.2.
Transport of solids by flowing water. The Tidal Trent. The Thames estuary. The Mersey estuary... Eyemouth harbour.. Ship-Mooring problems arising from Wave-Disturbance at a Jetty... Radioactive tracer experiment off the Norfolk Coast...
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$10

68276
HONOURABLE COMPANY OF MASTER MARINERS
DINNER AT THE MANSION HOUSE - 26th April, 1937 (By kind permission of the Lord Mayor)

London. 1937. F. Howard Doulton & Co. Ltd. Booklet with the proceedings of the evening including the Menu and Wine list, the Toast list, the Programme of Music from the Orchestra of the H.M. Royal Marines. 4 PP followed by a large fold-out table plan for over 350 attendees with an index of names on the verso. Card covers with crest on front and ribbon tie. Covers lightly soiled with a small closed tear on rear cover. Still a very good copy of a rare item. 21.7 x 14.
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$30

68540
HORLOCK, A H (Chubb) and R J
MISTLEYMAN'S LOG - Chronicles of a Barging Life

Hove, Sussex. 1977. Fisher Nautical Press. 1st Ed. XIII, 226 PP with 1 family tree, 2 musical scores and 29 figures, plus 48 pages with 94 b/w photos. Illustrated endpapers: The "Jane" off the French coast. Fp: The author aboard "Vigilant", 1973. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0904340015
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$45

20301
HORN, Daniel
MUTINY ON THE HIGH SEAS, The Imperial German Naval Mutinies of World War One

London. 1973. Leslie Frewin. 1st UK edition of the 1969 US original. XIII, 347 PP. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.5. 0856320595
Revolts of August 1917, and October-November 1918. Origins: Social conflict within the Navy. Evolution of a conflict between the adherents of the old order (feudalized naval officers), and the proponents of a new, and more democratic system (enlisted men).
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$10

32228
HOUGH, Richard
MAN O' WAR - The Fighting Ship in History

London. 1979. J. M. Dent. 1st Ed. 240 PP with 60 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16. 0460043579
Evolution of the Man-of-War from the Ark Royal, an English galleon of 1587, to the US Battleship New Jersey of 1943.
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$15

68485
HOWARD, Dr Frank
SAILING SHIPS OF WAR 1400-1860

London. 1987. Conway Maritime Press. Reprint of the 1979 original. 256 PP with 357 b/w and 31 colour illustrations. Title spread: An English 3rd rate about 1730. FEP: Portrait of the Henry Grace à Dieu. REP: A Dutch bomb vessel of 1751. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 30.5 x 23.5. 0851771386
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$25

37062
HUNT, William R.
TO STAND AT THE POLE - The Dr. Cook - Admiral Peary North Pole Controversy

New York. 1981. Stein and Day. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 288 PP, plus 18 pages with 21 b/w illust. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 16. 0812827732
Who was the first man to reach the North Pole.
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$25

68552
HURST, Alexander A. (editor)
THE MEDLEY OF MAST AND SAIL II - A Camera Record

Brighton, UK. 1981. Teredo Books. 1st Ed. XXI, 473 PP with 523 b/w photos & maps. Fp: French schooner "Bretonne" and ketch "Vigilant" ready to sail. FEP: The "C.B. Petersen". REP: "Moshulu". Cloth cover, gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket is a littled rubbed/chipped around edges, else a fine copy of a scarce item. 24.8 x 19.5. 0903662076
Pictorial voyage through various types of sailing ships: exotic (prahu or moliciero), to coastal or inter-colonial traders, to tall ships.
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$100

68280
HYDE, Francis E.
CUNARD AND THE NORTH ATLANTIC 1840-1973 - A History of Shipping and Financial Management

London. 1975. The Macmillan Press. 1st Ed. XX, 382 PP with tables, plus 16 b/w plates. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page. Very good. 22.2 x 14. 333173139
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$20

11571
HYDE, Francis E.
FAR EASTERN TRADE 1860-1914

New York. 1973. Harper & Row. 1st Ed. in the Merchant Adventurers Series. XII, 229 PP with 3 maps & 13 tables in text. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Very good. 22 x 14. 064931110
The growth and expansion of Western trade with Japan, China, Indochina, Indonesia. Development with changing means of communications: telegraph, steamship..
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$25

36393
JACKSON, Robert
DESTROYERS, FRIGATES AND CORVETTES

London. 2000. Grange Books. 1st Ed. 320 PP with 2 colour and 2 b/w photos, and 300 side-view artworks with detailed specifications tables. Half title page: Canadian anti submarine Destroyer of the Athabascan class. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 17 x 13. 1840133171
From the Abukuma to the Zieten.
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$10

68213
JANE, Fred T.
THE IMPERIAL RUSSIAN NAVY

London. 1983. Conway Maritime Press. Reprint from the fully revised edition of 1904 (original of 1899). 735 PP with 180 b/w illust. Fp: The battleship Rostislav. Hard cover, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers, title page and outside edges. Contents near fine. 24 x 16.5. 0851772951
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$25

68335
JEFFERY, W. & AMESS, J.
PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE CONFERENCE ON MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY

Adelaide. 1983. South Australian Department of Environment and Planning. 1st Ed. VI, (2), 452 PP with 47 figures and 91 b/w plates. Soft cover, illustrated front. Stamps of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on front cover and title page. Stamp of "Australian Maritime College" on title page and last page. Very good. 29.7 x 21. 724346686
47 papers presented in March 1982: Maritime Archaeology in Australia, and developments in each state - Maritime Archaeology in other countries - Research and Survey - Site management and protection...
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$50

17190
JENKINS, David
HITTING HOME - The Japanese Attack on Sydney 1942

Sydney. 1992. Random House. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Kevin Fewster. 88 PP with b/w illustrations (diagrams, maps and photos) and 8 colour sketches. Foreword and caption of illustrations in English and Japanese. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 28 x 21. 0091826683
The attack in Sydney Harbour by Japanese midget submarines on 31st May, 1942.
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$40

31993
JOHNSTON, Ivy and Judy
BLACK AND GOLD - The Story of Life Saving in the Borough of Queenscliff - A History of Point Lonsdale Surf Life Saving Club. 1947-1987

Port Phillip. 1987. Authors. 1st Ed. V, 336 PP with 3 maps and 190 b/w illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards. Top of the rear hinge repaired, o/wise near fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 1862529108
Entrance to Port Phillip Bay, Victoria.
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$30

68520
JONES, Tristan
A STAR TO STEER HER BY

London. 1985. Bodley Head. 1st Ed. (10), 275 PP. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Signature of previous owner on inside front cover. Slight ageing of paper around edges, o/wise a very good clean copy. 22.2 x 13.8. 037030893X
Reminiscences of this adventurer on crossings from San Dieco, Colombia, the North of South America, New York then London.
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$30

68334
JOUFFROY-GAUJA, F. K., BEAULIEU, J. P. & DONATOWICZ, J. C.
SECRET GARDEN AT RECHERCHE BAY - 1792

Hobart. 2016. Ancient art of the South Seas. 1st edition of February 2016. 96 PP with 4 sketch maps, 28 b/w and 24 colour illustrations. Title page: Lahaye's garden on chart of Port du Nord. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 21. 9782953563559
Felix Lahaye and the French Garden set on 23 April 1792 at Recherche Bay, during the expedition led by Rear-Admiral Bruny d'Entrecasteaux.
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18624
KAUFMAN, Y. & STILLWELL, P.
SHARKS OF STEEL

Annapolis. 1993. Naval Institute Press. 1st printing. XXII, 152 PP with colour photos. Cloth cover, device in blind on front board, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 31 x 23.2. 1557504512
The story of the submarine and their crew: selection, training, performance ...
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68233
KEMBLE, John Haskell
THE PANAMA ROUTE 1848-1869

London. 1974. Macdonald & Jane's. 1st UK edition in the "Macdonald Maritime History" series. Reprint of the 1943 original edition by University of California Press. VIII, (4), 316 PP with 2 maps, plus 10 pages with 15 b/w illustrations. Fp: The Steam Clipper "Golden Gate" of the Pacific Mail Steamship Company, 1851. Decorated hard covers, top edge tinted, dj. Spine of dust jacket sunned. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers and title page. Very good. 21.8 x 14. 0356047563
The ships employed on the runs along the Atlantic and Pacific coasts, and their link: the railroad crossing of the Panama isthmus.
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68518
KEMP, Dixon
DIXON KEMP'S MANUAL OF YACHT AND BOAT SAILING

Southampton. 1988. Ashford Press. New edition of the 8th edition of 1895, introduced and annotated by John Leather. (12), 307 PP (613 pages with 2 pages on 1) with 263 figures (plans & sketches), plus 122 plates . Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. Scarce. Oblong: 27.2 x 37. 0907069568
Probably the best by Kemp on yacht and boat sailing (selecting type, rigging, building, seamanship, ..). Yacht architecture, yachting dictionary of general information (P.629 to 779). A most comprehensive work.
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$150

68465
KEMP, Peter (editor)
HISTORY OF THE ROYAL NAVY

London. 1969. Arthur Barker, Ltd. 1st Ed. 304 PP with 18 colour illustrations and b/w illustrations (maps paintings, photos). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped, rubbed and chipped). Stamps of the "State Library of Tasmania" on endpapers and of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good working copy. 28.5 x 22.5. 213179113
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36244
KENDRICK, John
ALEJANDRO MALASPINA - Portrait of a Visionary

Montreal. 1999. McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st Ed. XI, 200 PP with 1 map and 14 b/w illust. Fp: Alejandro Malaspina as a flag officer. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 16. 0773518304
His five-year scientific voyage (1789-1794) and examination of the Spanish colonies in the Americas and the Philippines. His report and proposals resulting in imprisonment...
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17258
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 3, 1924-1935

Wellingborough. 1986. Patrick Stephens. Reprint of the 1976 UK edition. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Roma. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 850592453
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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39181
KNECHT, G. Bruce
THE PROVING GROUND - The inside story of the 1998 Sydney to Hobart Race

Sydney. 2001. Allen & Unwin. 1st Australian edition. XII, 289 PP, plus 16 pages with 46 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 23 x 15.2. 1865085561
Boxing Day 1998. 153 boats set out from Sydney but only 43 reached Hobart... 7 boats abandoned, 5 sank, 6 sailors died and 55 had to be pulled from the water.
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