70378
AAMH
THE GREAT CIRCLE, Journal of the Australian Association for Maritime History ("Inaugural Newsletter" & Vol. 1 to 4)

Perth. 1978 to 1982. Australian Association for Maritime History. Edited by Frank Broeze. Bound copies of: Inaugural Newsletter plus 4 Volumes. The first 9 issues for a total of 640 PP with b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, red buckram with gilt title on spine. Fine copy. 24.5 x 17.
Inaugral Newsletter contents include: Constitution of the AAMH, The International Commission of Maritime Histoyr, the North American Society for Oceanic History, the World Ship Society, the Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration, the Wellington Harbour Board Maritime Museum, ...
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$100

70745
ABEND, Hallett
PACIFIC CHARTER

London. 1943. John Lane the Bodley Head. 1st Ed. (6), 183 PP. FEP: Map of the Pacific Ocean. Cloth cover. Stamp and number on front endpaper. Note on verso of FEP. War economy paper. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 20.5 x 13.5.
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$25

70766
AITCHISON, Sir David
ROYAL STANDARD RED ENSIGN - With the Queen in the Gothic

London. 1958. Pall Mall Press. 1st Ed. XII, 248 PP, plus 26 pages with 3 maps (1 on double page) and 22 b/w photos. Fp: The author. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Dust jacket has light wear with small chips/closed tears and is plastic protected. Contents near fine. Scarce. 23 x 15.
The first world tour of her Dominions by H.M. Queen Elizabeth II, on board the Shaw Savill liner "Gothic" (Nov. 1953 to May 1954). Calls at Fiji, Tonga, New Zealand, Australia and Cocos-Keeling.
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$30

70804
AKERS, T. H.
THE LOG OF THE COMMISSION of H.M.S. "ASTRAEA", on the Mediterranean and China Stations

La Vergne, TN, USA. c. 2010. Nabu Public Domain Reprint. A Nabu facsimile reprint of the 1902 original. (2), 134, (6 blank) PP with tables. Soft cover, title on front cover. Near fine. 24.5 x 19. 9781294371373
Sailed from Chatham 22 June 1899. Mediterranean Station: 3rd July to 18 September 1900. China Station: Mid October 1900 to April 1902. Returned to Chatham on 23rd May 1902.
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$30

36694
ALAUX, Jean-Paul (editor)
MAGELLAN - Le Premier Voyage Autour du Monde par le Navire La Victoire, d'après le Récit de Antoine Pigaphetta

Paris. 1925. Editions du Galion d'Or. Limited edition of 600 copies. Trade edition of 500 numbered copies between 101 and 600 (No. 235), with a foreword by Paul Chack. (8), XXX, (2), 164 PP with wood cuts by Gustave Alaux, plus 5 plates of charts (4 folded). Fp: Arrival to the Pacific Ocean. Title page: Vignette of the Victoria. Illustrated card covers. Fine. French text. Scarce. 28.2 x 19.2.
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$150

70240
ALDERTON, Steven (Exhibition Curator)
MARGARET OLLEY: HOME - Interiors at Duxford Street

Sydney. 2012. Philip Bacon Galleries / Museum of Sydney. 1st Ed. Catalogue with a foreword by Kate Clark, Historic Houses Trust. 48 PP with 20 colour illustrations (5 photos and 15 paintings) and 6 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): Portrait. Pictorial stiff covers. As new. 21 x 21. 9780646588643
Exhibition held at the Museum of Sydney: 10 November 2012 - 2 April 2013.
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$35

43825
ANDERSSON, Jan
THE MAIL ROAD ACROSS ALAND

Mariehamn, Aland. 2000. Archaeological Section of Aland Government. 1st English edition translated from the Swedish original by Jocelyn Palmer. 76 PP with 5 drawings, 15 b/w and 44 colour photos, plus 1 folded map (in colour) of the Aland Islands. Half title page: Flag (in colour) of Post Vägen. Laminated pictorial boards. Faint foxing. Near fine. 21.5 x 15.3. 9518946671
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$20

70874
ANTARCTICA
HEARD ISLAND AND MCDONALD ISLANDS MARINE RESERVE MANAGEMENT PLAN

Kingston, Tas. 2005. Commonwealth of Australia, Director of National Parks / Australian Antarctic Division. 1st Ed. Foreword by Aj Press, Director. X, 198 PP with 4 headpieces, 3 tables and 11 figures (maps & sketch maps). Pictorial soft covers. Front cover with a small nick on front edge, o/wise near fine. 25 x 17.3. 1876934085
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$30

64900
A-O LINE
S. S. CHANGTE, Voyage 47 / AUSTRALIAN - ORIENTAL LINE

On board. 1959. S.S. Changte / A - O Line. 10 items - Itinerary Sydney / Japan / Sydney - Race Card - 4 items "Tourism in Taiwan" - 1 Extract from the Taiwan Newspaper 21st May 1959 - 3 folded Menus on board S. S. Changte, Commander E. B. Beeham. Dinner 24th May 1959, "At Sea" - Smorgasbord, 19th June 1959, "At Sea" - Farewell 25th June 1959, "At Sea". The three menus are with various autographs and signed by the Captain (the Smorgasbord with a comment and a signature sealed with red lipstick). Each menu with a different format and colour illustration on front. Format: from 17.5 x 11.5 to 21.8 x 14.
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$100

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

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

62686
ARMSTRONG, Diane
THE VOYAGE OF THEIR LIFE - The Story of the SS DERNA and its Passengers

Sydney. 2001. Flamingo / HarperCollins. 1st Ed. XII, 484 PP, plus 32 pages with 1 facsimile of crew list, 5 newspaper clippings and 61 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Fine. 24 x 15.7. 07322686265
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$20

67206
ARON, Wellesley
WHEELS IN THE STORM - The Genesis of the Israeli Defence Forces

Canberra. 1974. Roebuck Book. 1st edition. Foreword by Major-General Cullen. Roebuck Society Publication No. 13. X, 196 PP, plus 20 pages with b/w illustrations (4 cartoons and 36 photos). FEP: Map of Eastern Mediterranean Sea. REP: Map of Cyrenaica. Pictorial hard covers, dj. Fine. 25.1 x 18.2. 0909434042
Jewish Palestinian troops with the British Army (Royal Army Service Corps): Egypt, Libya, Malta, Italy.
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$35

62278
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 35

Sydney. 2011. AIMA / Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 35, 2011. Edited by Myra STANBURY. 80 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.8 x 21.
Early historic shipwreck at Godawaya, Sri Lanka. ... Archaeology and the HMAS Sydney, by M. McCarthy. Dampier's Roebuck, by R T. Sexton. ... Survey of the 12th to 15th-century wharf structure and house of the Concubines Mua/Lapaha, Tongatapu, Kingdom of Tonga, by R. Hawarden, B. Alexander and C. Schab ...
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$45

61446
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF NAVIGATION
NAVIGATION - The Journal of The Australian Institute of Navigation - Vol. 1, No. 1 to No.4

Sydney. 1959 / 1962. The Australian Institute of Navigation. Edited by J.R.BRACE. Volume 1 - No. 1, December 1959: XIV, 84 PP. No. 2; December 1960: XVI, 85 PP. No. 3, December 1961: XX, 86 PP. No. 4, December 1962. XVIII, 95, (3 index) PP. A total of LXVII advertisments and 358 pages of text with b/w illustrations (2 portraits of President by Brett Hilder, graphs, maps, sketches, photos). Bound issues retaining their soft covers, cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Ingleton book plate on front endpaper. Near fine. Scarce. 24.7 x 18.5.
No. 1: Doppler Navigation, by J. E. Clegg. The accuracy of Marine sights, by Brett Hilder. No. 2: The Quiros Expedition of 1605, by Celsus Kelly. ... Prince Henry the Navigator, by Brett Hilder. No. 3: Air Operations in the Antarctic, by M. Bamman...No. 4: The Magnetic Compass and the Longitude Problem by W. D. Heighway... Satellites for Navigation, by J. E. Clegg. Current, Temperature and Salinity measurements in Physical Oceanography, by B. V. Hamon. Modern Hydrography by A. H. Cooper. Marine Phosphorescence and Magnetism, by Brett Hilder...
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$100

70907
AVIATION CLASSICS
DOUGLAS: DC-3 / C-47 DAKOTA - Aviation Classics, Issue No.22

Horncastle, Lincs. 2013. Mortons Media Group / Aviation Classics. Edited by Tim Callaway. 132 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, drawings, plans, photos). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 9781909128019
The complete story of the immortal Dakota, the greatest Transport Aircraft in aviation history.
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$20

70764
BADGER, G. M. (editor)
CAPTAIN COOK, Navigator and Scientist

Canberra. 1970. A.N.U.P. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Sir Macfarlane Burnet. IX, 143 PP with 4 colour & 18 b/w illust. Fp: Colour portrait of Captain James Cook, tipped in. Eps: Chart of the voyage of the Endeavour in the South Pacific 1769-1770. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing spots on top outside edge. Near fine. 24 x 15. 0708100783
7 papers presented at the Cook Bicentenary Symposium, Australian Academy of Science, in Canberra - 1 May 1969. J.C. Beaglehole, Sir Frederick White ...
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$25

20543
BADGER, Geoffrey
THE EXPLORERS OF THE PACIFIC

Sydney. 1988. Kangaroo Press. 1st Ed. 248 PP with b/w illustrations, plus 12 pages with 18 colour illustrations. Fp: Map of the Pacific. Eps: Mappe Monde. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 18.5. 0864172117
The story of hazard and adventure as the explorers found their way around the Pacific Ocean.
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$20

37677
BAER, George W.
ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SEA POWER - The U.S. Navy, 1890-1990

Stanford, Ca. 1994. Stanford University Press. 1st Ed. (12), 554 PP. Hard cover, dj (closed tear). Near fine. 23.4 x 15.6. 0804722730
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$30

16545
BANNISTER, Dr. Keith
THE BOOK OF THE SHARK

Sydney. 1996. Sandstone. Reprint of the 1989 original edition. 128, (1 addenda) PP with bw and colour illustrations. Laminated pictorial boards, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 22.5. 1875986464
Anatomy of a shark. Shark senses, reproduction. Shark through history. Shark attack and conservation.
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$20

70155
BARNETT, Guy (compiler)
OUR HEROES - TASMANIA'S VICTORIA CROSS RECIPIENTS

Launceston. c. 2006. Guy Barnett, Senator. 1st Ed. (1), 35 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus 1 errata page tipped on last page. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 21 x 15.
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$25

19901
BARRATT, Glynn
MELANESIA AND THE WESTERN POLYNESIAN FRINGE

Vancouver. 1990. UBC Press. 1st Ed., Volume 3 of Russia in the South Pacific 1696-1840 series. XVII, 257 PP with 14 maps, plus 8 pages with 14 b/w plates. Hard cover, dj. Hint of foxing on endpapers, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 16. 077480338X
The Russians & Vanuatu in 1809, the Russians & Fiji in 1820, then to Tuvalu and Anuta in 1822.
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$35

33705
BARTON, G. B. (editor)
HISTORY OF NEW SOUTH WALES FROM THE RECORDS - Volume I: Governor Phillip

Sydney. 1980. Hale & Iremonger. Facsimile reprint of the 1889 original. LXXXV, (3), 625 PP, plus 11 plates (1 map, 1 plan, 3 folded maps and 6 engravings). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 22.3 x 14.5. 0908094639
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$40

35482
BASSETT, Jan
GUNS AND BROOCHES - Australian Army Nursing from the Boer War to the Gulf War

Melbourne. 1992. O.U.P. 1st Ed. X, 261 PP with 93 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 26.2 x 19.4. 0195533801
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$40

70455
BAUDIN, Nicolas
THE JOURNAL OF POST CAPTAIN NICOLAS BAUDIN - 1800-1803, Commander-in-Chief of the Corvettes GEOGRAPHE and NATURALISTE

Adelaide. 1974. Libraries Board of South Australia. 1st Australian edition, translated from the French by Christine Cornell, and with a foreword by Jean-Paul Faivre. XXI, 609 PP with 2 b/w charts. Fp: Reproduction of the title page of the original log book. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, and gilt signature of Nicolas Baudin on front cover. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise a near fine copy. 29 x 22. 0724300430
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$125

70824
BAUMAN, Jon
THE SOVEREIGNS AND THE ADMIRAL: A Biography of Isabel, Ferdinand and Colombus

Lufkin, Texas. 1991. Epigram Press. 1st printing of the original edition. 379 PP with 1 family Tree of the Sovereigns and 3 maps. Hard cover, dj. Ex-library copy with rubbed patches on endpapers, stamps on front endpaper and the title page, otherwise a very good clean copy. 23.5 x 16. 1878096230
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$25

70950
BAVIER, Bob
AMERICA'S CUP FEVER - An Inside View of Fifty Years of America's Cup Competition

New York. 1980. Yachting Books / Ziff-Davis Publishing. 1st printing of the original edition. Foreword by Rod Stephens. XV, 240 PP with 2 sketch-plans and 81 b/w photos by Stanley Rosenfeld. Hard cover, cloth spine. Dust jacket tipped in on endpapers. Near fine. 23.4 x 18.4. 0871650606
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$10

42697
BENNETT, George
WANDERINGS IN NEW SOUTH WALES, BATAVIA, PEDIR COAST, SINGAPORE AND CHINA; being the journal of a Naturalist in those countries during 1832, 1833, and 1834 (in two volumes)

Adelaide. 1967. Libraries Board of South Australia. Facsimile reprint of the 1834 original, No. 115 in the Australiana Facsimile Editions series. Volume I: (2), XVI, 440, (1) PP with 4 drawings. Fp: Bugong Mountain. Volume II: (2), VIII, 428 PP. Fp: Dutch & English portion of the European Factory at Canton. Hard cover, simile vellum, gilt title on spine. Light foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
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$120

53665
BERNLEITHNER, E.
AUSTRIA'S SHARE IN WORLD CARTOGRAPHY (In Imago Mundi, a review of Early Cartography)

Amsterdam. 1971. Nico Israel. Article removed from issue 25. Pages 65 to 73 with 1 figure (The Klosterneuburg--Friedericus-Map of c. 1421) . Soft cover, plastic cover, clear plastic front, spiral bound. Fine. 28.7 x 20.6.
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$10

68924
BEVAN, Justin & BARCLAY, Ryan (editors)
FOAM SYMMETRY - Volume 4, Number 4, 2015

Sydney. 2015. Foam Symmetry. Issue 16: Vol. 4, No. 4, September 2015. 100 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.5 x 22. 9771839725006
Surf & Surfing.
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$10

70761
BLAINEY, Geoffrey
TRIUMPH OF THE NOMADS - A History of Ancient Australia

Melbourne. 1975. MacMillan. 1st edition. X, 285 PP with 3 maps (2 on double page) . Eps: Map of Australia. Hard cover, title on front board and spine, slightly chipped dust jacket. Rubbed patch with name of previous owner on free fly of front endpaper. Near fine. 22 x 14.5. 0333175832
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$25

70723
BOWDEN, K. M.
CAPTAIN JAMES KELLY OF HOBART TOWN

Melbourne. 1964. Melbourne University Press. 1st Ed. VI, 126 PP with 3 maps, plus 8 pages with 8 b/w plates. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with a few spots. Light offsetting of endpapers. Contents fine. 21 x 13.5.
The life of the most adventurous whaling master of Hobart Town... First man around Tasmania... Shipwreck on Macquarie.
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$30

70523
BOWEN, Frank C.
THE SEA, Its History and Romance (in Four Volumes)

London. c.1926. Halton & Truscott Smith, Ltd. 1st Ed. Volume I: (VIII), 308 PP with 14 colour plates, and 143 b/w illust. (1 on double page), plus frontispiece. Fp (in colour): The Great Harry, 1520. Volume II: (VIII), 284 PP with 14 colour plates (1 folded one) and 138 b/w illust., plus frontispiece. Fp (in colour): The landing of New England forces in the expedition against Cape Breton. Volume III: (VIII), 289 PP with 16 colour plates and 139 b/w illust., plus frontispiece. Fp (in colour): Nelson boarding the San Josef at the Battle of St. Vincent, February, 1797. Volume IV: (XII), 290 PP with 14 colour plates, and 140 b/w illust., plus frontispiece. Fp (in colour): The Duncan Dunbar Blackwall frigate, built 1857. Cloth covers, gilt decorated front board, gilt title on front board and spine. Offsetting of endpapers of volume I (only). For the 4 volumes: occasional foxing not affecting the illustrations, and foxing spots on outside edges. A very nice set. 29 x 23.
Retracing the history of the Sea and Ships through the ages, particularly by the Anglo-Saxon, and rendered possible through the kindness and enthusiasm of Mr. A. G. H. Macpherson. Ingleton catalogue: No. 10949.
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$350

63938
BOYER, Peter
SOUTHERN QUEST: A Journey of Discovery for Australian Antarctic Science

Hobart. 2003. Antarctic CRC / Cooperative Research Centre for Antarctica and the Southern Ocean. 1st Ed. Foreword by Dr. Tony Press. 97, (3) PP with colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. Oblong: 22 x 28.5. 1875796274
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$25

37370
BRAND, Ian
ESCAPE FROM PORT ARTHUR

Launceston, Tasmania. c. 1990. Regal Publications. Reprint of the 1978 original. VIII, 63 PP with 2 maps and 10 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21 x 14.7. 0949457345
The thrilling true life account of escape, in February 1839, by sea, from Australia's most infamous penal colony.
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$15

70961
BROWN, George Deas
HAUGHTON FORREST 1826-1925

Caulfield, Vic. 1982. Malakoff Fine Art Press. 1st Ed. Acknowledgements by Lauraine Diggins, editor. Foreword by Hendrik Kolenberg. 183 PP with 71 b/w illustrations (1 portrait, 1 stamp and 69 paintings), 1 map (in colour) of Tasmania and 36 colour plates. Fp: Portrait. Cloth cover, simile leather bound, gilt title on front board and spine. Hand written number: No. 984. Fine. Folio: 37 x 27. 0959274308
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$250

70866
BROXAM, Graeme & CHATWIN, Dale (Editors)
PAPERS OF THE HOBART WHALING CONFERENCE: 6 - 7 May, 2019

Hobart. 2020. Navarine Publishing. No. 67 in the Roebuck Series. 1st limited edition, signed by both editors. VIII, 165 PP, (2), with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft covers. New. 25.2 x 20. 9780648725213
Papers include: British and Australian Whale Fisheries, Colonial Australasian Whaling, Tasmanian and Hobart Whaling, Sealing, Australian Whaling ...
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$25

68393
BROXAM, Graeme (compiler)
TERRA LINNA - The History, Recovery and Reconstruction of Tasmania's Oldest Racing Yacht

Hobart. 2017. Wooden Boat Guild Tasmania / Navarine Publishing. 3rd edition with corrections and additions. Foreword by Ross Barnett. 56 PP with b/w illustrations (line drawing at centrefold, 1 engraving and 40 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the compiler on title page. New. 21 x 14.8. 9780975133170
Built 1881, relaunched on 23rd June 2012.
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$20

60494
BRUIJN, Professor Jaap
SAILING SHIPS AND SAILING PEOPLE - The East Indiamen

Perth. 1987. University Extension / The University of Western Australia. Lecture: (2), 16 PP. Soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Lecture given at the University of Western Australia on 15th January 1987.
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$10

41844
BRUNTON, Paul (editor)
MATTHEW FLINDERS - Personal Letters from an Extraordinary Life

Sydney. 2002. Hordern House & State Library of New South Wales. 1st edition limited to 2000 copies. No. 1 in The Mitchell Heritage series. Preface by Sir Alastair Goodlad. (XII), 262 PP with 19 colour-printed illustrations. Fp: Portrait of Captain Matthew Flinders, RN, 1774-1814, by Toussaint Antoine de Chazal. Illustrated endpapers. Bound in burgundy cloth with illustrated boards, gilt title on spine. Fine. 24.8 x 17.5. 1875567321
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$100

54950
BRYANT, Arthur (editor)
THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS - April 29, 1950

London. 1950. The Illustrated London News. No. 5793, Volume 216, 29 April 1950. 645-684 PP with advertisements and b/w illustrations (cut-aways, drawings & photos). Soft cover. Near fine. 37 x 26.
Madame Tussaud. The Royal Academy 1950: pictures by Mr. Winston Churchill. Escape from the twentieth century, by raft The Kon-Tiki expedition, by Thor Heyerdahl. Centrefold: A 20-knot Electric submarine. Marine Art at Greenwich.
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$15

54952
BRYANT, Arthur (editor)
THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS - January 3, 1953

London. 1953. The Illustrated London News. No. 5933, Volume 222, January 3, 1953. 1-36 PP with advertisements and b/w illustrations (cut-aways, drawings & photos). Centrefold: the Vickers Valiant. Stapled soft covers. Near fine. 37 x 26.
Dr. Alain Bombard and the crossing of the Atlantic on L'Heretique. The French liner Champollion wrecked off Beirut, 22nd December 1952. Capture of the second fossil fish Coelacanth. Dr. Hans Hass in the Red Sea...
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$15

32595
BRYCE, Graham
THE SKETCHBOOK OF HMS Endeavour

Sydney. 1983. Collins. 1st edition (juvenile). 80 PP with 32 pages of sketches (full page). Eps: HMS Endeavour under sail. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Faint foxing. Near fine. 29 x 21.7. 0001951718
A vivid picture of the epic voyage of HMS Endeavour.
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$10

11577
BURENHULT, Göran (editor)
NEW WORLD AND PACIFIC CIVILIZATIONS - Cultures of America, Asia and the Pacific

Brisbane. 1994. University of Queensland Press. 1st Ed. Volume 4, in The Illustrated History of Humankind series. 240 PP with b/w & colour illust. Title-page: Inca fortress at Cuzco. Half-title: Aztec mask. Eps: Maya hieroglyphs. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 31.5 x 24.5. 0702226793
America (Maya, Aztecs, Andes), Asia (Japan), the Pacific (Prehistoric fishing in Oceania, the Polynesian voyaging canoe, the Roy Mata burial, Vanuatu, Moa hunting in New Zealand) and Stone-built monuments of the South Pacific (Easter Island, stone money of Yap...).
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$20

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

Kendal, UK. 1987. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 72 PP with 2 pages of plans, 2 funnels and house flags (in colour), and 73 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): painting of the "Thistlebrae", by L. Dunn. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0905617436
History & fleet list, houseflags & funnels.
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$10

63613
CAHALAN, Adrienne
AROUND THE BUOYS: Champion Yachtswoman and Navigator

Sydney. 2006. Random House Australia. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Iain Murray. 297, (5) PP, plus 8 pages with 4 b/w and 21 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 23.3 x 15. 9781740513944
Australian Yachtswoman of the Year: 2005.
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$20

13840
CAMERON, Ian
LODESTONE AND EVENING STAR, The Saga of Exploration by Sea

London. 1965. Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Ed. 288 PP with 41 drawings & maps, plus 16 pages with 8 colour photos & 13 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket lightly rubbed. Signature and date on FFEP, o/wise contents near fine. 23 x 14.5.
The seamen who mapped the world. From Queen Hatshepsut's expedition of 1493 B.C. to the exploration of Antarctica.
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$20

70339
CAMERON-ASH, Margaret
LYING FOR THE ADMIRALTY - Captain Cook's ENDEAVOUR Voyage

Sydney. 2018. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. Foreword by the Honourable John Howard. 240 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Stiff covers, pictorial front. New. 24 x 18. 9780648043966
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$40

63658
CAMPBELL, Peter,
RSYS (Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron) LOGBOOK SESQUICENTENARY EDITION 1862-2012

Kirribilli, Sydney. 2012. Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron. 1st Ed. Commodore's Message by Malcolm Levy. 56 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Inside back cover: Club Information / Flag Officers & Committee. Pictorial soft cover (colour paintings of RSYS: front by Ian Hansen, 2012 & back by John Allcot, 1959). Fine. 29.7 x 21.
A 150 year history of the RSYS formed on 8th July 1862.
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$20

67863
CANFIELD, Jack, HANSEN, Mark Victor, WYLAND with CREECH, Steve
CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE OCEAN LOVER'S SOUL - Amazing Sea Stories and Wyland Artwork to Open the Heart and Rekindle the Spirit

Deer Field Beach, Florida. 2003. Health Communications, Inc. 1st Ed. XVII, 294 PP with 24 (b/w illustrations (13 cartoons and 11 artworks by Wyland), plus 8 colour plates by Wyland. Pictorial soft cover, remainder mark on bottom outside edge. Near fine. 21.5 x 14. 9780757300592
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$5

37696
CARSE, Robert
THE AGE OF PIRACY - A History

London. 1959. Robert Hale. 1st UK edition of the 1957 US original. 192 PP, plus 8 pages with 8 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges, dust jacket with closed tears. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$15

43895
CARTER, George Goldsmith
LOOMING LIGHTS

London. 1947. Readers Union. Reprint of the 1945 original published by Constable, introduction by Sir Geoffrey Callender. XXI, 167 PP. Fp: One of the Lightships. Cloth cover. Lower corner of front cover slightly marked. Very good. 19 x 12.8.
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$15

37880
CASSIDY, Graham, et al.. (editors)
GREATS OF AUSTRALIAN SURF

Sydney. 1983. Lester-Townsend Publishing. 1st Ed. 107 PP with 21 b/w and 41 colour photos by Peter Crawford. Half title page: Surf breaking. Title spread: Tube (in colour). Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note on front endpaper. P. 83/84 has a small repair near bottom, o/wise very good plus. 29.3 x 25.5. 0949853046
Mark Richards, Cheyne Horan, Nick and Tom Carroll, Pam Burridge...
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$15

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

New York. c. 1950. Bonanza Books. 1st Bonanza reprint (I) of the 1935 original. XVII, (3), 400 PP with over 85 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, dj. Dust jacket chipped, rubbed and soiled. Discreet signature of previous owner on FFEP, o/wise contents 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

31976
CHARLTON, Warwick
THE VOYAGE OF MAYFLOWER II

London. 1957. Cassell. 1st Ed. XI, 264 PP with 1 drawing, 1 map and 2 plans, plus 38 pages with 3 figures and 64 b/w photos. Fp: The Mayflower under sail. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges. Dedicatory note to previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 21.8 x 14.2.
Re-enactment of the voyage of the Pilgrims Father (building of the replica, the voyage...).
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$10

15312
CHARLWOOD, D.E.
THE WRECK OF THE "LOCH ARD", End of a Ship, End of an Era

Sydney. 1971. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. X, 122 PP with 5 maps and a plan of rigging & sails, plus 16 pages with 27 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 22.2 x 14. 0207123160
The wreck in 1878 on the Otway coast of Victoria. Two survivors: a young passenger & her saviour, an apprentice.
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$25

69460
CHILDERS, Erskine
THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDS

London. 1984. J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1st soft cover edition in the Classic Thrillers series. Introduction by Julian Symons. XIV, 268, (6 publications) with 2 charts & 2 maps. Soft covers, pictorial front. Slight ageing of paper. Very good reading copy. 19.6 x 12.8. 0460022717
Spying and small boat cruising in the South East of the North Sea, a decade before the Great War.
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$5

70757
CHITTLEBOROUGH, Anne, DOOLEY, Gillian, GLOVER, Brenda & HOSKING, Rick
ALAS, FOR THE PELICANS ! Flinders, Baudin & Beyond: Essays and Poems

Adelaide. 2002. Wakefield Press. 1st edition. XVI, 222 PP with 52 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 11 colour plates. Inside front cover: Chart of Terra Australis. Inside rear cover: Carte Générale de Terre Napoléon. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 16.5. 1862546037
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$25

70896
CHORLTON, Martyn (editor)
SWORDFISH, The Fleet Air Arm's Versatile, Long Serving, Legendary 'Stringbag' - Aeroplane Icons Series

Cudham, Kent. 2013. Kelsey Publishing Group / Aeroplane Magazine. 132 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, drawings, plans, photos). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 9781907426643
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$10

48127
CIESLAK, Marek & DANIELEWICZ, Waldemar
KRAZOWNIKI TYPU K: KÖNIGSBERG, KÖLN, KARLSRUHE - Cz. 1 & 2 (in 2 volumes)

Gdansk, Poland. 2001 & 2002. AJ - Press. 1st Ed., Naval Monograph Nos. 22 & 23. Cz. 1: 56 PP with 94 b/w photos of ships, plus 1 large folded sheet printed recto/verso (plans of the 3 K scale 1/300, and details scale 1/100) loosely inserted. Inside front cover: 3 colour artworks for the Karlsruhe, 1934 and Köln, 1939. Inside back cover: colour artwork (2 for seaplane Heinkel, 2 Flags and 3 Crests). Cz. 2: 64 PP with 4 maps & diagrams, 108 b/w photos, plus 1 large folded sheet (plans of the 3 K with different scales) loosely inserted. Inside front cover: 3 colour artworks of Köln. Inside back cover: 14 crew badges in colour. Pictorial soft cover. Polish text (legend of photos in both Polish and English) with English summary on pages 57& 58 of Volume 1. Fine. 29.3 x 20.5. 8372370966 / 83
Cruisers of the German Navy.
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$30

15998
CLARK, William H.
SHIPS AND SAILORS, The Story of Our Merchant Marine

Boston. 1938. L. Page. 1st Ed., in the American Cavalcade series. 322 PP plus 32 plates with 43 b/w illust. plus a diagram of a full-rigged ship. Fp: Donald McKay of East Boston, America's greatest shipbuilder. Eps: Mappemonde with great ship routes of the Nineteenth Century. Cloth cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Slight ageing of paper. A very good copy. 22.5 x 15.
From the beginning when the New England colonists turned to the sea.
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$25

50703
CLARKE, Marcus
FOR THE TERM OF HIS NATURAL LIFE

Sydney. 1979. Budget Books & Lloyd O'Neil. 1st edition in the Australian Classics series. 446 PP. Illustrated hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Near fine. 22 x 14.2. 0908505051
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$20

47999
CLENDINNEN, Inga
DANCING WITH STRANGERS

Melbourne. 2003. Text Publishing Company. 1st Ed. (XII), 324 PP with 1 map on double page with 2 insets (location maps), and 1 drawing (black swan), plus 8 pages with 1 b/w and 9 colour illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 24 x 16. 1877008583
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$25

69810
CLIFFORD, Dr. Robert & LOWRIE, Kim (editors)
INCAT / Profile 1999 / Calendar "RAW" 2000

Hobart. 1999. Incat Group of Companies. 3 items - Profile: 28 PP with 2 maps, 6 b/w portraits, 12 graphs, 22 profiles of Incat vessels, and colour photos (32 photos and 33 portraits). Pictorial soft cover. / Calendar RAW: 28 PP with 27 colour photos (12 of Incat Ferries). Newsletter (4 pages) on "Hales Trophy", evolution et specifications of Wave Piercing RO/PAX Catamaran. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 29.7.
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$10

39359
COCHRANE, Peter
AUSTRALIANS AT WAR

Sydney. 2001. ABC Books. 1st Ed. Foreword by Sir William Deane. IX, 10-272 PP with 22 maps and hundreds of b/w illustrations, plus 16 colour plates. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Occasional foxing. Fine. 31.3 x 24.2. 0733309178
Boer war to Vietnam war.
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$10

67959
COLLERTON, Emma & BAXTER, Stephen (curators)
MADE IN QLD - Ode to the Souvenir

Surfers Paradise. 2016. Gold Coast City Gallery / Arts Centre. 1st Ed. 44 PP with b/w and colour Illustrations. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 9780987141583
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the GCC Gallery 13th February to 16 March 2016.
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$20

70822
COLLINGRIDGE, George
DISCOVERY OF AUSTRALIA - A Critical, Documentary and Historic Investigation Concerning the Priority of Discovery in Australasia by Europeans before the arrival of Lieut. James Cook, in the Endeavour, in the year 1770

Sydney. 1983. Golden Press. Facsimile edition of the 1895 original. XV, 376 PP with around 100 b/w illustrations (head pirces, tail pieces, drawings, portraits, maps ...), plus 13 plates with maps (5 on double page and 8 on full page). Hard cover, gilt device on front cover, dj. 2 small scratches on lower part of front cover. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Contents near fine. 32 x 25.5. 085589566
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$35

70785
COLLINS, Vice Admiral Sir John
H.M.A.S. SYDNEY

Sydney. 1971. Naval Historical Society of Australia. 1st edition limited to 1000 hand numbered copies (No. 563 / 1000). Foreword by Admiral Sir Victor Smith. (4), 66 PP with 8 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Sketch plan of HMAS Sydney. Pictorial card cover. Stamp of previous owner at bottom of title page. Near fine. 21.5 x 14.2. 0959977295
From commissioning in 1935 to her sinking by the German raider "Kormoran" in 1941.
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$25

70929
COOLANGATTA
A SHIPWRECK GAVE ITS NAME - The Story of the "Coolangatta"

Nowra. 1982. Shoalhaven Historical Society. 2nd printing of the 1977 original. No pagination, 8 PP with b/w illustrations: sketch plans, 2 photos and 3 drawings. Pictorial soft covers. Near fine. 20 x 13.2. 0959968024
Built in 1843 on the Estuary of the Shoalhaven River, NSW. Wrecked 18th August 1846 at the mouth of the Tweed River.
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$10

40607
CORNISH, Richard, FENTON, Roy, LOUGHRAN, Louis, OSBORNE, Richard, PEIN, Joachim & SPONG, Harry
FIFTY DYNAMIC YEARS

Gravesend. 2000. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 72 PP with 72 b/w photos of ships and 24 colour illustrations of Flags and Funnels. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905627940
Fifty years with the World Ship Society. Clipped wings: British aircraft carrier development 1947-1999 by Richard Osborne... Plus ça change: Fifty years of fashions in Flags and Funnels by J.l. Loughran... Cargo ships: The Blue Funnel experience Post War, by Robert Cornish...
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$10

63191
COWSILL, Miles, & HENDY, John
FERRIES OF THE ENGLISH CHANNEL, Past and Present

Kilgetty, UK. 1992. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. 56 PP with 117 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name on title-page, o/wise fine. 21. x 14.7. 1871947138
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$10

44692
CRAWFORD, Steve
TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY WARSHIPS - Surface Combatants of Today's Navies

London. 2002. Brown Partworks. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 90 colour photos, and 90 detailed specifications tables. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 28.6 x 22.4. 184044097X
Each of these 90 warships with displacement, dimensions, performance and summary of career.
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$10

64421
CUMMING, Helen & WILLSTEED, Theresa (editors)
NELSON MEERS FOUNDATION: Heritage Collection 2004

Sydney. 2004. State Library of New South Wales. 1st Ed. Foreword by Dagmar Schmidmaier. 52 PP with 10 b/w and 20 colour illustrations. Soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.2. 0731371356
Catalogue to an exhibition held in 2004. Joseph Banks's Endeavour Journal. First Fleet journals... The Colony's early coinage. ... Ludwig Leichhardt. ... Robert Louis Stevenson...
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$15

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

Canberra. 1986. Roebuck. 3rd edition. Publication No.1 in the Roebuck Society series X, 218 PP with 2 maps, plus 36 pages with over 65 b/w illustrations (6 maps, drawings, paintings and photos). FEP: Chart (part of Kangaroo Is.). REP: Kangaroo Is. Pictorial boards, dj. Top edge of covers with slight insect damage, o/wise near fine. 24.2 x 17.3. 0909434026
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$25

70720
CUTHBERTSON, Bern
IN THE WAKE OF BASS AND FLINDERS

Hobart. 2001. Author. 1st Ed. XII, 322 PP with 85 b/w photos, plus 1 large folded chart at rear of book. Pictorial soft cover. A fine copy. 24 x 16.8. 0646403796
The story of the re-enactment voyages 200 years on in the whaleboat Elizabeth and the replica sloop Norfolk to celebrate the bicentenary of the voyages of George Bass and Matthew Flinders.
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$40

67865
DAUCHEZ, Fabrice & DUTTON, Jacqueline
Ambiguous Australian Stereotypes in Contemporary French Literature: THE CASE OF NULLARBOR BY DAVID FAUQUEMBERG (in Explorations No. 47)

Melbourne. 2009. ISFAR / Institute for the Study of French-Australian Relations. December 2009. 64 PP. Contains article between pages 3 and 21. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.2 x 14.5.
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$10

51896
DAVENPORT, Winifred & MOTTRAM, Betty (compilers)
EARLY SHIPPING IN MORETON BAY - Volume 2: January 1860 - December 1863

Brisbane. 2002. Authors. 2nd edition of the 1998 original. VIII, 255 PP with 6 drawings, 3 tail pieces, and 2 portraits. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly rubbed, o/wise near fine. 29 x 20.7. 0958135304
A history of the ships that came and went from Moreton Bay taken from The Moreton Bay Courier and includes all named passengers and many other interesting details.
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$50

70872
DAVIE, Jim
LATITUDE FORTY - Reminiscences of Flinders Island

Melbourne. 1980. National Press. 1st Ed. Foreword by Stephen Murray-Smith. 51 PP with 1 map in text. Stiff covers, pictorial front. Name of previous owner at top of half title page. Very good. 21.5 x 14. 090947026
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$30

15486
DAY, David
SMUGGLERS AND SAILORS, The Customs History of Australia 1788-1901

Canberra. 1992. AGPS / Australian Customs Service. 1st Ed. XXXVI, 528 PP with 9 maps or plans & 107 b/w illustrations, plus 24 pages with 49 colour illustrations. FEP: Queensland border Customs patrol on the Barwon River at Mungindi. REP: Passing the Customs at Wodonga, 1881. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.8 x 18. 0644247517
Story of European civilization carved onto the Australian continent as observed through the eyes of Customs officers.
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$45

22608
de CHABRILLAN, Céleste
THE FRENCH CONSUL'S WIFE - Memoirs of Céleste de Chabrillan in Gold-rush Australia

Melbourne. 1998. Miegunyah Press. 1st limited (1000) edition, No. 18 in the second numbered series of the Miegunyah Volumes. Translated with introduction and notes by Patricia Clancy and Jeanne Allen, from the 1877 French original 'Un Deuil au bout du monde'. XI, 304 PP, plus 16 pages with 20 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 24.6 x 16. 0522847757
A former prostitute and courtesan from Paris married to the first French Consul sent to Melbourne, lived in Victoria between 1854 and 1856 giving an account of life in this state.
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$25

60627
DENHOLM, Matthew / AUSTIN, Steve
MACQUARIE ISLAND - COLD WAR: The Battle to save Australia's wildest outpost / The MUTTS that saved Macquarie / AFTER THE WAR: Back to Nature (in The Weekend Australian Magazine)

Sydney. 2011, 2016, 2019. The Australian. Three issues - September 17-18, 2011: Pages 16 to 21 with 7 colour photos by Chris Crerar / February 20-21, 2016: pages 18 to 21 with 4 colour photos / April 27-29, 2019: pages 18 to 21 with 6 colour photos by Ryan Osland. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 31 x 25.5 / 27.5 x 23.
Battle raging against rabbits and rats, for the ecological future of Macquarie Island. Results.
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$20

70820
DORING, Jeff
GWION GWION - Dulwan Mamaa - Ngarjno, Ungudman, Banggal, Nyawarra

Köln. 2000. Könemann. 1st trilingual edition. 336 PP with colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Text in English, German and French. Fine. 29.7 x 25 3829040601
Secret and Sacred Pathways of the Ngarinyin Aboriginal People of Australia: Geheime und Heilige Pfade der Ngarinyin, Aborigines in Australien: Chemins Secrets et Sacrés des Ngarinyin, Aborigènes d'Australie..
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$45

30910
DUGAN, Des
GUADALCANAL 1942-1992: Official Souvenir Publication

Sydney. 1992. Mace Marketing Pty. Ltd. 1st Ed. 96 PP with advertising material, b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Souvenir issue commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Battle for Guadalcanal, "Turning Point" of the Pacific War.
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$30

17759
DUMONT D'URVILLE, Contre-Amiral (editor)
VOYAGE AUTOUR DU MONDE (in Two Volumes)

Paris. 1868. Furne, Jouvet et Cie, Editeurs. New edition (corrected and updated). Volume I: (4), XI, 550, (1 index) PP with 1 head piece, plus 1 large folded chart at back, and 22 b/w plates. Fp: portraits of Bougainville, Cook, Lapeyrouse and Dumont d'Urville. Volume II: (4), 542, (1 index) PP with 1 head piece, plus 1 folded chart, and 22 b/w plates. Quarter bound, marbled boards and edges, gilt title on spine. Few pages with signs of ageing and occasional foxing, otherwise a fine set. French text. 27.3 x 18.
A narrative of voyages across the world's oceans and seas as discovered and charted by the explorers - Bougainville, Cook, D'Entrecasteaux, Vancouver, Baudin, Flinders, Hall, Krusenstern, Kings, Kotzebue...
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$500

70605
DUNHAM, Craig (editor)
HISTORIC HOMES OF PENGUIN AND DISTRICT

Penguin, Tasmania. 2017. Lumen House / Penguin History Group. 1st Ed. Foreword by Craig Dunham. 69, (3) PP with 35 b/w photos and 7 colour illustrations (1 painting and 6 photos). Soft covers, pictorial front. New. Oblong. 18.2 x 25.5. 9780980281064
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$20

70719
DUNMORE, John
Mrs COOK's BOOK OF RECIPES for Mariners in Distant Seas

Sydney. 2006. Australian National Maritime Museum / Exisle Publishing. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 15 headpieces. Decorated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 17.2 x 13.2. 0908988648
Stewed Albatross. Beer, lemon juice and other anti-scorbutic beverages...
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$25

69901
DUNN, Laurence (Foreword)
SOVIET MERCHANT SHIPS 1945-1968

London. 1969. Kenneth Mason. 1st Ed. XVI, 279 PP, (1 page Addenda) with tables & 109 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Light foxing Previous owner's name and address on FFEP. Old tape marks on endpapers. Contents clean and still a good copy. 25.5 x 16. 900534389
Ships' details in Talbot-Booth style.
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$10

70546
DWIGHT, Alan
SOUTH SEA ISLANDERS TO NEW SOUTH WALES (in Journal of the R.A.H.S.)

Sydney. 1983. Royal Australian Historical Society. Volume 68, Part 4, 1983. 257-336 PP. Contains article between pages 273 and 291. Very good. 20.7 x 13.5.
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$10

48188
DWYER, Christopher
ROBERT PEARY AND THE QUEST FOR THE NORTH POLE

New York. 1992. Chelsea House Publishers. 1st printing, in the World Explorers series. Introductory essay by Michael Collins (US Astromaut, Apollo 11). 112 PP with 2 maps, 10 colour plates and 45 b/w illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 24 x 19. 0791013162
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$10

70827
E. F. (editor)
CALLAGHAN & BATMAN - Van Diemen's Land 1825

Adelaide. 1978. Sullivan's Cove. 1st edition limited to 500 hand numbered copies (No. 169 / 500, s.c.). 44 PP with 3 b/w illustrations (1 map on double page and 2 facsimiles of documents). Cloth cover, glit title on spine, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Very good. 32 x 18.7.
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$30

49078
EARDLEY-WILMOT, Rear-Admiral, Sir S.
OUR NAVY FOR A THOUSAND YEARS, A Concise Account of all the Principal Operations in which the British Navy has been Engaged from the Reign of King Alfred to the Present Time

London. c. 1923. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 4th Ed. XII, 436 PP plus full-page plans & 32 pages with 38 b/w illust. Fp: Colour portrait of Lord Nelson. Cloth cover. Covers lightly soiled, light foxing on outside edges, spine a little faded. Still a nice bright copy. 22.8 x 14.6.
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$25

70638
EASTMAN, Peter F.
ADVANCED FIRST AID AFLOAT

Centreville, Maryland. 1987. Cornell Maritime Press. 3rd edition of the 1972 original. X, 214 PP with 56 figures (tables, sketches, photos & diagrams), plus 1 colour plate for figure 29. Fp: Sloop Wa leaving Marina del Rey, California. Recto of frontispiece: Reference sketch of a child. Eps: Reference sketches of man and woman. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Dust jacket partly sunned on spine and front cover. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 23.3 x 15.5. 0870333763
A guide for yachtsmen and small boat skippers who venture beyond the range of immediate professional medical assistance.
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$20

63300
EDWIN FOX RESTORATION SOCIETY
THE STORY OF THE EDWIN FOX

Picton, NZ. 1987. Toneden Promotions. 2nd edition of the 1986 original. Preface by H. J. Stace. 30, (2) PP with b/w illustrations (artist impression by Phillip Carey at centerfold, 4 drawings and 11 photos). Errata page loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at lower corner of page 1, o/wise near fine. 21 x 14.7.
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$15

70791
ELL, Gordon
ABEL TASMAN: In Search of the Great South Land

Auckland. 1992. The Bush Press of Auckland. 1st Ed. 48 PP with 35 duotone illustrations and 8 colour illustrations (1 chart, 2 paintings and 5 photos). Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 24 x 18.4. 090860856X
A popular account of the discovery of Tasmania, New Zealand, Tonga and Northern Fiji in 1642-43.
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$20

70946
EMANUEL, Cedric
PORTRAIT OF TASMANIA

Adelaide. 1974. Rigby Limited. 1st Ed. No pagination, 84 PP with drawings and sketches. Title page with portrait of Abel Tasman and crest of Tasmania. Hard cover, dj. Brief note to previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 29 x 21. 0851797652
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$25

21746
ESTENSEN, Miriam
DISCOVERY: THE QUEST FOR THE GREAT SOUTH LAND

Sydney. 1998. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. X, 286 PP with 17 head pieces and 10 bw illust., plus 12 colour plates. Fp: Title page of Gerard and Cornelis de Jode's atlas, Speculum Orbis Terrae, 1597. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 20.3 x 12.4. 1864484977
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$10

15086
FIRSTBROOK, Peter
THE VOYAGE OF THE "MATTHEW", John Cabot and the Discovery of North America

London. 1997. BBC Books. 1st Ed. 192 PP with bw and colour illust. Title spread: the "Matthew". Hard cover, pict. dj. Near fine. 25.2 x 19.5. 0563387645
John Cabot, his landing on the North American continent 500 years ago. The re-enactment voyage from Bristol in 1997. Chapter 3: designing Cabot's caravel.
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$25

45076
FISHER, Raymond H. (editor)
THE VOYAGE OF SEMEN DEZHNEV in 1648 - Bering's Precursor with Selected Documents

London. 1981. The Hakluyt Society. Second Series, No. 159. XIII, 326 PP with 3 figures and 22 maps, plus a fold-out map at end of book. Cloth cover, gilt engraved device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket slightly rubbed. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.2. 0904180077
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$10

70529
FITZGERALD, Alan
VICTORY 1945: WAR & PEACE

Canberra. 1995. Australian War Memorial / Gore & Osment. 1st edition in the "Australia Remembers, 50 years Ago" series. Foreword by Paul J. Keating, Prime Minister. 96 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21. 1875531920
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$15

48118
FLINT, Harvey
YACHT RACING

London. 1949. Nicholas Kaye. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 12 figures and 12 b/w photos. Fp: Tuna Streamlined. Cloth cover. Water damage affecting covers and spine, and both endpapers. Foxing heavy on first and last leaves. A good reading copy (internally very good). 19 x 12.7.
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$5

13897
FOOS, Joseph
THE HIGHWAY OF ALL NATIONS

Fairfield, Wash. 1987. Ye Galleon. Facsimile edition of 1820 orig. 48 PP with b/w illust. at end of chapters. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.6. 087770421X
Proposition in 1819 by a State Senator of the Ohio legislature, to dig a canal linking the Atlantic & Pacific oceans, across what is now Nicaragua, by joining Lake Nicaragua to each ocean.
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$20

70609
FOX, Thomas W.
THEY REIGNED SUPREME

Hobart, Tasmania. 1964. Author. 2nd edition in July 1964 of the June 1964 original. (4), 55 PP (typescript) with 1 sketch-map, plus 8 pages with 13 b/w photos. Card cover. Near fine. Scarce. 21 x 16.8.
Steamers on the Derwent and the Tamar. Shipowners, shipbuilders...
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$45

70153
FREDERICKSON, Arthur C. and Lucy F.
SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS IN DOOR COUNTY, WISCONSIN - Volume II

Frankfort, Michigan. 1963. Authors. 1st edition. 76 PP with b/w illustrations: 1 cartoon, 4 newspapers advertisements (page 74) and 72 photos (including Sturgeon Bay's waterfront at centrefold). Soft cover, illustrated front cover. Near fine. 22.8 x 15.3.
Door Peninsula, between Green Bay and western shores of Lake Michigan.
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$15

70646
FREEMAN, John
THE COASTS OF BRITAIN

London. 1985. Bison Books. 1st Ed. 96 PP with colour photos; Hard covers, dj. Small chip at lower part of front cover of dust jacket. Near fine. 30.5 x 23.5. 0861242173
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$10

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

Sydney. 1985. Methuen Haynes. Abridged edition of the 1886 original Oceana: or England and her Colonies, edited by Geoffrey Blainey. XX, 211 PP with 10 b/w illustrations. Fp: Botanic gardens, Adelaide. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.2. 0454007329
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$25

65251
GODARD, Philippe & DE KERROS, Tugdual
1772: THE FRENCH ANNEXATION OF NEW HOLLAND: The Tale of Louis de Saint Aloüarn

Perth. 2008. Western Australia Museum. 1st English edition. Translated from the 2002 French original, by Odette Margot, Myra Stanbury & Sue Baxter. (10), 269, (3) PP with 2 tables and b/w illustrations (18 head pieces, 17 facsimiles of documents), plus 48 PP with 68 b/w or colour plates. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note on verso of half title page dated and signed by Philippe Godard, co-author. Near fine. 23.6 x 15.3. 9781920843984
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$40

31748
GOLDRICK, James
NO EASY ANSWERS - The Development of the Navies of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka 1945-1996

New Dehli. 1997. Lancer Publishing. 1st Ed., No. 2 in the Papers in Australian Maritime Affairs series. XIII, 225 PP with 5 tables, 1 plan and 1 map, plus 26 pages with 26 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 22.3 x 14.5. 1897829027
Evolution of their naval forces structures... Chapter 4: The Indo-Pakistan war at sea.
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$20

67244
GOODWIN, Peter
THE CONSTRUCTION AND FITTING OF THE SAILING MAN OF WAR 1650-1850

London. 2001. Conway Maritime Press. Reprint of the 1987 original. XI, 276 PP with 84 b/w photos and 149 figures. Fp: Stern of HMS Victory. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket has a small repaired closed tear on rear lower spine, o/wise a fine copy. 30 x 25. 0851773265
Construction of Ship of War in frame, the planking, bulkheads, "machinery" (pumps, steering, capstan)...
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$70

70453
GOY, Jacqueline
LES MEDUSES DE FRANCOIS PERON ET DE CHARLES-ALEXANDRE LESUEUR - Un Autre Regard sur l'Expédition Baudin

Paris. 1995. Editions du CTHS. 1st Ed. Preface by Yves Laissus. 392, (6) PP with 4 maps, 6 b/w & 25 colour illustration in margins, 33 b/w & 5 colour illustrations, in text, and 62 colour plates (on full page). Pictorial stiff covers with a small bump at top near spine, o/wise a fine copy. Scarce. French text. 27 x 31. 273550302X
The exploration of New Holland by Baudin and the history of the medusa studied and described by Charles-Alexandre Lesueur.
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$100

49363
GRAINGER, John
THE AUCKLAND STORY. New Zealand's Queen City and its citizens through the years

Welington. 1953. A. H. & A. W. Reed. 1st Ed. XII, 13-104 PP, plus 24 pages with 47 b/w plates. Bound copy, cloth cover, retaining original card cover (see image) tipped in on front endpaper. Ingleton bookplate on front endpaper. Faint foxing. Near fine. 25.2 x 19.2.
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$15

16503
GRAY, William
CORAL REEFS AND ISLANDS, The Natural History of a Threatened Paradise

Sydney. 1993. Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Ed. 192 PP with colour illust. (location maps, etchings, photos). Illustrated colour endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 30.5 x 22.5. 034059943X
Genesis of coral islands, living reef, life between the tides, island worlds (flora & fauna), human impact...
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$25

13239
GRENFELL PRICE, A.
WHITE SETTLERS IN THE TROPICS

New York. 1939. American Geographical Society. Special Publication No. 23 of the A.G.S., with additional notes by Robert G. Stone. XIII, 311, (2 publications) PP with 31 figures, plus 22 pages with 57 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on vignette (front cover and spine), spine rubbed and sunned. Very good. 25.8 x 17.5.
Nature and history of the problem of white settlement in the tropics. Studies of some of these (Queensland, West Indies..). Some factors governing these settlements (racial, environment, climate, diet..).
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$30

62258
GROOM, Linda
A STEADY HAND: Governor Hunter & His First Fleet Sketchbook

Canberra. 2012. National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. Foreword by Anne-Marie Schwirtlich. VI, 229 PP with 19 b/w illustrations, 16 maps or plans, 57 colour illustrations and 100 plates in colour. Fp: Portrait of Vice-Admiral John Hunter, Governor of New South Wales. Pictorial boards, dj. New. 29 x 24. 9780642277077
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$50

70944
GUILLAUME, Jean-Yves
BREST - Métropole Océane: Ville - Rade - Paysages

Brest. 2008. Editions ActYs. 1st edition. Bi-lingual (French/English) "Reflexions" or Introduction. No pagination, 144 PP with 1 sketch map of NE corner of French Brittany, hundreds of colour photos, and 13 b/w or colour portraits of authors of various texts. Laminated pictorial boards, dj. French text. Fine. Oblong: 22.5 x 30.5. 9782953189506
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$50

70682
GYSI, Werner M. & Family
A FAMILY OF SIX AT SEA - Crossing the Atlantic on a Cement Boat

Enderby, B.C., Canada. 2009. Gooly Mooly Publishing. 1st Ed. 320 PP with b/w illustrations: 1floor plan for Kirsty Nicole, maps, drawings, photos, portraits. Pictorial soft covers. Note on title page, signed and dated by the owner/author. Near fine. 21.6 x 13.7. 0781896424019
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$30

68195
HALEY, Neale
THE SCHOONER ERA: A Lost Epic in History

New York. 1972. A.S. Barnes. 1st edition. 192 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, sketches, paintings and photos). Cloth cover. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and loan pocket on rear endpaper. Contents very good. 28.5 x 21.7. 0498077276
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$15

47369
HAMMATT, Charles H.
SHIPS, FURS, AND SANDALWOOD: A Yankee Trader in Hawai'i, 1823-1825

Honolulu. 1999. University of Hawai'i Press. 1st Ed. Edited by Sandra Wagner-Wright. XXXII, 96 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 14. 0824822587
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$15

41618
HANRAHAN, Brian & FOX, Robert
I COUNTED THEM ALL OUT AND I COUNTED THEM ALL BACK - The Battle for the Falklands

London. 1982. B B C. 3rd reprint of the 1982 original. 139 PP with 2 maps, plus 16 pages with 28 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Slight ageing of paper, foxing on outside edges. Very good. 17.8 x 11.2. 0563201479
2nd April to 15th June 1982.
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$10

70777
HARDSTAFF, Commander R.J.
LEADLINE TO LASER - The Hydrographic Service, Royal Australian Navy 1920-1995

Sydney. 1995. Privately published. 1st limited edition. Hand numbered (Copy No. 419) and signed by the author. . XVI, 274 PP with 4 figures & 1 page with 9 of the Crests used on RAN Hydrographic Products, plus 48 pages with 106 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. A 12 pages errata loosely inserted. Fine. 29.6 x 21. 0646250531
Principal surveys, biographical details of personnel, surveying vessels and consort vessels. Technical notes, ... An important work.
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$90

70952
HARRIS, Craig & HORDERN, Marsden
BLUE WATER WARRIORS - The early Sydney to Hobart Yacht Races

Sydney. 2018. Lightning Source. 1st paperback edition. Foreword by John Bertrand, AO. Introduction by Marsden Hordern. XI, 272, (4) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 9780648369301
Marsden Hordern was the navigator on Mistral II for the races of: 1947, 1948, 1949 & on White Cloud for the 1954 race.
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$65

43148
HATCHER, Harlan & WALTER, Erich A.
A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE GREAT LAKES

New York. c. 1970. Bonanza Books. Reprint (h) of the 1963 original. (6), 344 PP with 500 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 28.2 x 22.
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$10

49236
HAWKINS, Clifford W.
LOG OF THE HUIA. A Record of the Schooner

Auckland. 1947. Leader Press. 1st Ed. 85 PP with b/w illustrations (52 photos, 3 plans, 1 map & 11 flags or pennants flown), plus 2 folded plans (lines and sail plan). Title-page: Off Whangaparaoa. Marbled cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj (a little rubbed with a few small chips). A near fine copy of the scarce first edition. 21.5 x 14.
New Zealand topsail schooner which plied the Tasman and the Pacific for over 50 years.
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$60

61337
HAWKINS, Richard
CREEKS AND HARBOURS OF PORT PHILLIP - A Guide to Cruising and Fishing

Mt. Martha, Victoria. 1986. Saltwater Publications. 1st Ed. IV, 148 PP with 10 figures, 2 tidal maps, 2 river maps and 68 detailed maps. Amendment sheet of June 1988 loosely inserted. Eps: Sketch map of Port Phillip. Hard cover, illustrated by Joan Ingpen Bognuda. Fine. Oblong: 21.7 x 25. 0959257829
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$15

49939
HAYDEN, Everett
THE PILOT CHART OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN (in Journal of the Franklin Institute - Vol. CXXV, June, 1888)

Philadelphia. 1888. Franklin Institute of the State of Pennsylvania. Reprinted from the Journal, April, 1888. 28 PP, plus 3 folded plates and 1 large folded chart. Soft wrappers with closed tears and fragile spine. Foxing spots. Signed by the author at top of front cover. A rare item. 24.3 x 15.3.
The folded plates are: Greenwich Noon Observations and Reports of Marine Meteorology: sample of form issued to Masters of Vessels, plus Waterspouts off the Atlantic Coast - January & February, 1888. The large folded chart at the rear is the Pilot Chart of the North Atlantic Ocean, March, 1888.
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$100

17520
HENRY, Fred & O'FRIEL, Brendan
STEAM PACKET SHIPS

Glasgow. 1987. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 5th edition, revised by Brendan O'Friel. VII, 136 PP with 1 map, 1 portrait and 47 b/w illust., plus 1 b/w plate Lady of Mann departing Douglas. Pictorial soft cover (small crease on front cover). Very good. 18.3 x 12.2. 0851745113
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$25

70693
HERBERT, A. P.
SHE-SHANTIES

London. 1926. T. Fisher Unwin Ltd. 1st edition. 120 PP with b/w illustrations by A.K. Zinkeisen. Illustrated endpapers. Cloth covers a little rubbed/frayed around edges, gilt illustration on front cover, gilt title on spine a little faded. Occasional foxing. Contents near fine. 19 x 12.5.
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$15

70748
HERIOT, Geoff
IN THE SOUTH - Tales of Sail and Yearning

Hobart. 2012. Forty Degrees South Pty. Ltd. 1st Ed. (10), 294 PP with b/w illustrations (charts & maps, paintings & photos). Pictorial stiff covers. Dedicatory note on half title page, signed by the author. Fine. 23 x 15.2. 9780987355645
Schooner IleOla. Elliott Giles (Spuddo) and his Utiekah.
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$75

70652
HERRIOT, James
JAMES HERRIOT'S YORKSHIRE

London. 1980. Michael Joseph. 6th impression in February 1980 of the October 1979 original. 224 PP¨with 1 map on double page and colour photos by Derry Brabbs.. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 24.8 x 21.2. 0718117530
Pages 192 to 207: A day in Captain Cook country, with 18 colour photos.
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$15

44611
HIRST, Warwick
PAINTING THE PACIFIC

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

70949
HOBBS, Richard R.
MARINE NAVIGATION 2: Celestial and Electronic

Annapolis. 1977. Naval Institute Press. Reprint with corrections of the 1974 original. Foreword by Vice Admiral W. P. Mack. XI, 322 PP with figures. Cloth cover, illustrated front. Front cover lightly soiled. Contents near fine. 26 x 18. 0870213652
Coordinate systems of celestial navigation. Altitude-Intercept method. Marine sextant...
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$15

50216
HOGARTH, Christine
SHIPWRECK, Discoveries from our Earliest Shipwrecks 1622-1797

Sydney. 1988. International Cultural Corporation of Australia Ltd. 1st Ed., with a foreword by R. J. L. Hawke, Prime Minister of Australia. 51 PP with 4 location maps,12 b/w & 60 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Invitation to the official opening of this exhibition, by Vice Admiral M. W. Hudson, Chief of Naval Staff, loosely inserted. Fine. 27.4 x 22. 0642123497
The great seafaring saga out of which Australia emerged as a nation. Written in conjunction with the exhibition Shipwreck.
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$10

70631
HOLLANDER, Neil & MERTES, Harald
THE YACHTSMAN'S EMERGENCY HANDBOOK: A Complete Survival Manual

Sydney. 1989. Angus & Robertson. Revised edition of the 1980 original. 254 PP with 26 head pieces (signal flags) and 412 figures illustrations either in b/w or with colour. Pictorial soft cover. Spine lightly sunned. Foxing spots on outside edges. A good copy. 22.8 x 15. 0207156360
The vanishing breed of sailors & craft, harnessing wind & sea to gain their livelihood. The Nile, Chilean Coast, Brazil, Bangladesh, China, Indonesia...
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$10

70136
HORDERN HOUSE
A Selection of TRAVEL, LITERATURE, NATURAL HISTORY, ART & ARCHITECTURE, Catalogued for Collectors

Sydney. 1998. Hordern House. 1st Ed. Edited by Anne McCormick and Derek McDonnell. No pagination, 62 PP with 80 b/w illustrations. 3 folded flyers loosely inserted. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 1875567240
Catalogue detailing 268 items. ... Travel: 33 / The Pacific: 42.
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$20

70869
HORDERN, Marsden
MARINERS ARE WARNED ! John Lort Stokes & H.M.S. Beagle in Australia 1837-1843

Melbourne. 1989. MELBOURNE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 1st edition, limited to 1250 copies, No. 4 in the Miegunyah Press series. XXII, (2), 360 PP with 8 figures & 9 maps, plus 7 lift-out charts inside back cover, and 24 Pages with 43 plates (4 in colour). Newspaper clipping loosely inserted. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 15.7. 052284376X
The third surveying voyage by the British Hydrographical Office around the coasts of Australia, undertaken on board the HMS Beagle.
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$125

66109
HORDERN, Marsden
A MERCIFUL JOURNEY. Recollections of a World War II Patrol Boat Man

Melbourne. 2005. Melbourne University Press. 1st edition, limited to 3000 copies, No. 61 in the second numbered series of the Miegunyah Volumes. XIV, 335 PP with 5 facsimile of documents, plus 16 pages with 34 b/w photos. Eps: Map of Australia northern waters. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dedicatory note on verso of half title page dated and signed by the author. Fine. 24.3 x 15.7. 0522851657
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$75

38284
HUIZINGA, Leonhard
TAKE YOUR JACKET OFF - The chronicle of a merchant house as seen against 75 years of world history

Amsterdam. 1975. Hagemeyer. 1st English edition of the Dutch original "Trek jij je jas eens uit". 236 PP with 1 map and 84 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, seals in blind on front and back covers, gilt title on spine, dj. Occasional foxing spots, o/wise fine. 26 x 18.3.
Founding of the firm in Surabaja, 1900, by Johan and Anton Hagemeijer... Agencies in Adelaide, and Brisbane , 1968.
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$10

37391
HUME, Bertram (editor)
A VICTORIAN ENGAGEMENT - Letters and Journals of Walter Hume and Anna Kate Fowler during the 1860s

Brisbane. 1975. University of Queensland Press. 1st Ed. XIII, 180 PP with 1 coastal sketch, plus 12 pages with 15 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 21 x 14. 0702209988
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$20

55531
HYDROGRAPHER OF THE NAVY
WEST COAST OF INDIA PILOT: Maldives, Lakshadweep, Sri Lanka, with Palk Bay; The West coast of India, the coast of Pakistan

London. 1998. Hydrographer of the Navy. 12th edition of the 1866 original. NP 38. Advertisement of the 12th edition, by Rear Admiral J. P. Clarke. Edited by ATTWOOD, Captain A. J. XII, 328, (1) PP with Index charts NP 38(a) and NP 38(b), figures, 23 maps, 19 climatic tables and 38 coastal views or lighthouses (drawings or b/w photos). Laminated pictorial boards. Faint foxing. Fine. 30.2 x 21.3.
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$40

70769
ILLINGWORTH, Captain J. H.
WHERE SECONDS COUNT, A Text Book of Yacht Match Racing - Yacht racing lessons from the defender trials and the America's Cup Races, 1958

London. 1959. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. 144 PP, plus 16 pages with 15 b/w photos. Fp: Columbia and Sceptre just after the start in the America's Cup Race of 22nd September, 1958. Hard cover, gilt device on front. Near fine. Scarce. 19 x 13.
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$25

61850
IRVINE, Lucy
CASTAWAY

London. 1983. Victor Gollancz Ltd. 1st Ed. 287 PP with 2 maps, 12 text illustrations by Ley Kenyon, plus 12 pages with 21 colour photos. Eps: Map of Tuin Island. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0575033401
Life on the remote uninhabited island of Tuin, Torres Strait, between May 1981 and June 1982.
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$10

50353
ISOBEL
NANBAREE

Perth. 1994. Author. 1st Ed. 168 PP with bw and colour illustrations from the Watling Collection, housed at the Natural History Museum, London. Title page: portrait of Nanbaree by Thomas Watling. Pictorial soft covers. Lower corner of front cover with a crease, brief birthday note at top of title page, o/wise near fine. 23 x 23. 0646207091
The beginnings of Sydney through the eyes of Nanbaree, a young aboriginal boy adopted by Surgeon White of the First Fleet. Thomas Watling, a forger was assigned to illustrate White's collection of plants and animals, and drew portraits of Nanbaree, his family and friends, and scenes of their life on Sydney Harbour. A delightful book.
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$20

39119
JEFFREYS, Max
MURDER, MAYHEM, FIRE & STORM: Australian Shipwrecks

Sydney. 1999. New Holland Publishers. 1st Ed. X, 262 PP with 1 map on double page, 16 location maps and 16 head pieces (paintings or photos). Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 22.8 x 17. 1864364459
Dutch Wrecks on West Australia coast: Batavia, De Vergulde Draeck, Zuytdorp, Zeewyk... HMS Pandora... Australian Hospital Ship Centaur.
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$20

70626
JOHNSON, Jane (editor)
FRANKLIN HISTORY - "THE BOWMONT", A Story of Three Eras

Franklin. 2015. Huon Valley News / Franklin History Group Inc. July 2015 edition. 2-28, (1) PP with 25 b/w illustrations . Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 21 x 14.8.
Commercial Bank of Tasmania: 1906-1921. English, Scottish and Australian Bank: 1921-1943. Bowmont Hospital: 1945-1965. The Bowmont Community Centre.
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$20

16917
JONES, Colin
WINGS AND THE NAVY

Sydney. 1997. Kangaroo Press. 1st Ed. 127 PP with 2 maps and 1 cartoon strip, plus 16 pages with 35 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover (a Sea Fury taking off from Sydney, 1949). Fine. 22.5 x 15. 0864178360
When the Royal Australian Navy took to the sky, and commissioned the aircraft carrier H.M.A.S. Sydney. Test of battle during the Korean War.
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$25

70809
JONES, Tristan
A STEADY TRADE - A Boyhood at Sea

London. 1982. The Bodley Head. 1st Ed. 255 PP. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. dj (price-clipped). Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 22.2 x 14. 0370304721
Sailing the Channel and North Sea on the coastal sailing ketch "Second Apprentice"...
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$25

70865
KAEPPLER, Adrienne L.
TREASURES OF THE PACIFIC: "ARTIFICIAL CURIOSITIES" of the 18th Century, Being an Exhibition and Exposition of Native Manufactures collected on the three Pacific voyages of Captain Cook, R.N.

Honolulu. 1978. Bernice P. Bishop Museum. 1st Ed. No pagination, 20 PP with colour illustrations (1 Pacific map with the 3 voyages of Captain Cook, and 53 photos) . Pictorial stiff covers. Newspaper clipping "Les Nouvelles Calédonienes, 07/07/1978 loosely inserted. Very good. Scarce. 30.5 x 22.8.
Exhibition and exposition of native manufactures, held at the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, (January 18, 1978 - August 31, 1978) on the occasion of the Bicentennial of the European Discovery of the Hawaiian Islands by Captain Cook, on January 18, 1778.
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$60

70780
KENT, Graeme
GUADALCANAL: Island Ordeal

New York. 1971. Ballantine Books. 1st US printing. Book No. 14, in the Ballantine's illustrated History of the Violent Century. Introduction by Barrie Pitt. 160 PP with b/w illust. (maps, photos & sketches). Pictorial stiff cover. Very good. 20.8 x 13.5.
The six month battle which checked the Japanese advance.
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$10

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

70078
KINGSTON, W. H. G.
A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD

London. 1882. T. Nelson and Sons. 1st Ed. 460, (2) PP with over 40 b/w illustrations: 3 tail pieces, 38 text illustrations (13 on full page). Rebacked copy, cloth cover, gilt title on spine, all edges gilt. Occasional foxing. Copy lacking the frontispiece called for (but similar to plate of page 69). Very good copy. 19.3 x 13.5.
Juvenile edition: "A Book for Boys".
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$30

38105
KITTRIDGE, Alan
PASSENGER STEAMERS OF THE RIVER FAL

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

39529
KLEMENSEN, Arvid
STRANGE ISLAND - The Noona Dan in the South Seas

Sydney. 1965. Ure Smith. 1st Australian edition, translated from the 1963 Danish original by Joan Bulman. 190 PP with 1 cutaway of the Noona Dan, plus 26 pages with 31 colour photos. Hard cover. Spine sunned, faint foxing on outside edges. Signature on title page. Very good. 22.8 x 16.
Danish scientific expedition to Marquesas (Nuku Hiva in June 1961), Palawan, New Britain...
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$10

20207
KNIGHT, Edward F.
THE CRUISE OF THE FALCON (in Two Volumes)

New York. 1967. Arno Press. 1st Ed. in the Abercombie & Fitch Library Series. Reprint of the 1884 original. Vol. I: (6), VIII, 301 PP with 4 illust. in text plus 5 plates (1 folded map). Fp: Entrance to the Bay of Rio. Vol.II: (4), VIII, 304 PP with 1 illust. in text plus 7 plates (1 folded map). Fp: View near Olinda; beaching a catamaran. Marbled hard cover, cloth spine with gilt title on black vignette, dj. Near fine. 19.7 x 13.5.
A voyage to South America in a 30 ton yacht. Falmouth, Madeira, Cape Verde Islands, Brazil, Uruguay, Plate River and return to Bristol.
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$50

42112
KOOP, Gerhard & SCHMOLKE, Klaus-Peter
BATTLESHIP TIRPITZ

London & New York. 1998. Conway & The Military Book Club. Special US edition in the Conway Maritime Modeller's Series, translated from the German original Vom Originalezum modell: Schlatschiff Tirpitz. 56 PP with 1 map, 4 camouflage schemes, 7 sketch-plans, 9 set of plans and 58 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 08517777732
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$15

70691
LAING, Robert (compiler)
ANCHORAGE GUIDE "VAN DIEMENS LAND CIRCUMNAVIGATION"

Hobart. c. 1997. Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania. 1st Ed. (2), 98, (2) PP with 1 map of Tasmania and 78 sketch maps. 2 folded pages on Macquarie harbour loosely inserted. Pictorial soft covers protected by clear plastic, spiral bound. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$25

56097
LAIRD CLOWES, G.S.
THE STORY OF SAIL

New York. 1936. Henry Holt & Co. 1st Ed. 147 PP with 53 plates on full page illustrated by Cecil G. Trew. Cloth cover, illustration pasted down on front cover. Spine lightly sunned. Very good. 26.8 x 20.7.
From a boat at Ur, Mesopotania in 3500 BC, to the windjammers of the 1890's, including explanations on the development of yachts.
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$40

70867
LANDAUER, Lyndall Baker
SCAMMON - BEYOND THE LAGOON : A Biography of Charles Melville Scammon

San Francisco & Pasadena. 1986. The Associates of the J. Porter Shaw Library & Institute for Marine Information. 1st Ed. No. 1, in the Pacific Maritime History series. Preface by David A. Hull. Foreword by Barbara Johnson. XIV, 180 PP, plus 20 pages with 20 b/w plates. Fp: C. M. Scammon. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Near fine. 22.5 x 14.5. 0933185006
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$50

21776
LEMON, Andrew & MORGAN, Marjorie
POOR SOULS, THEY PERISHED: The Cataraqui - Australia's Worst Shipwreck

Melbourne. 1986. Hargreen. 1st Ed. Foreword by Patsy Adam-Smith. XII, 188 PP with 3 tables & 54 b/w illust. (10 maps or plans). Eps: Artist's view of the wreck of the Cataraqui, engravings from the 1880's. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing spots on top outside edge. Near fine. 25 x 17.5. 0949905283
The circumstances of the voyage of the Cataraqui. Liverpool to Melbourne, the events of the wreck in Bass Strait on 4th August, 1845 (400 lost, 9 survivors).
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$40

21803
LENTON, H.T. & COLLEDGE, J.J.
WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR II, Part 6 - Trawlers, Drifters and Whalers

London. 1963. Ian Allan. 81 PP with b/w photos throughout. Pictorial card cover. Fine. Small format: 18.5 x 12.5.
Admiralty drifters, pennant numbers, purchased & requisitioned trawlers, whalers & drifters...
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$10

49066
LEWIS, Charles Lee
FAMOUS SEA-FIGHTERS

London. 1930. George G. Harrap. 1st Ed. 308 PP, plus 34 pages with 32 b/w plates and 1 map on double page. Fp: Nelson as Vice-Admiral of the Blue. Cloth cover, gilt device and title on spine. Spine and parts of the covers sunned. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 22.5 x 15.5.
15 of them. From Phormio and the early Greek Navy to Michel de Ruyter, Comte de Grasse, Horatio Nelson ... and David Beatty.
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$25

69766
LEWIS, Jon E. (editor)
The Mammoth Book of How it Happened TRAFALGAR: Over 50 first-hand accounts of the greatest sea battle in history

New York. 2005. Robinson / Carroll & Graf Publishers. 1st edition in "The Mammoth Book of..." series. XIV, (2), 492 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Spine with light creases. Near fine. 19.5 x 13. 9781841198187
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$10

48454
LIND, Lew & VOLLMER, Geoff
AUSTRALIA'S MEN O' WAR

Sydney. 1980. Reed. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Admiral Sir Anthony Synnot. 64 PP with 19 b/w drawings and 24 colour paintings. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with small tear at top of spine. Note on lower corner of half title page. Very good. Oblong: 22.2 x 29.8. 0589502484
Paintings by a sailor after plying the seas for 18 years.
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$10

22164
LINGWOOD, John & APPLEYARD, Harold
CHAPMAN OF NEWCASTLE - The Story of a Tyneside Tramp Shipping Company

Kendal, UK. 1985. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 plan, 4 facsimiles of documents and 83 b/w photos. Inside back cover: Houseflags and funnels (in colour). Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0905617355
History & fleet list..
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$10

63289
LLOYD, Christopher
THE BRITISH SEAMAN, 1200-1860 - A Social Survey

London. 1970. Paladin / Granada Publishing. 1st paperback edition of the 1968 original. 287, (1) PP, plus 16 pages with 20 bw illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.7 x 11.4.
Their achievements, in spite of horrible living conditions, disgusting food, cruel punishments, interference with personal freedom...
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$10

58005
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ALONG THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD

Portarlington. 1983. Marine History Publications. 8th edition of the 1967 original. 138 PP with 4 location maps, plus 16 pages with 29 b/w illust. (2 maps). Pictorial soft covers with light wear and soiling, o/wise very good.. 22 x 15. 0959985387
Shipwrecks on the Victorian coast, from Point Lonsdale to Portland.
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$10

69809
LUARD, Lieutenant-Commander W. B.
CHANGING HORIZONS

London. 1946. Nicholson & Watson. 1st. Ed. 192 PP. Cloth covers, gilt title on spine. Covers soiled. Ageing of paper and foxing. Very good. 22.5 x 15.
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$10

70792
LUBBOCK, Basil & SPURLING, Jack
THE BEST OF SAIL

Cambridge. 1975. Patrick Stephens Ltd. Reprint, with introduction by Alan Villiers. (XII), 179 PP on art paper, plus 36 full-page colour plates by J. Spurling. Eps: Illustrations by W. M. Birchall. Cloth cover, gilt device and title on front cover and spine, dj. Dust jacket with repaired tears. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 31.2 x 25.7. 0850592178
Condensed version of Sail: The Romance of the Clipper Ships.
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$70

62749
LUDLOW, Peter
MORETON BAY LETTERS

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

47701
McCORMICK, Donald
ISLANDS FOR SALE

London. 1949. Peter Garnett. 1st Ed. (10), 133 PP with 9 maps, plus 16 pages with 33 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): Heron Island in the Barrier Reef group. Title page with vignette: Island for sale. Eps Map of the world. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Hinges slightly rubbed. Dust jacket tipped in on half title page (see image). Errata slip tipped in on page 13. Ingleton book plate on front endpaper, and his stamp with number catalogue 13390, on rear endpaper. Faint foxing. Very good. 22 x 14.5.
The British Isles, The Great Barrier Reef, The Pacific, The West Indies, The Mediterranean... Islands for all Tastes.
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$15

63213
McCRORIE, Ian
HEBRIDEAN AND CLYDE FERRIES of Caledonian MacBrayne

Gourock, Scotland. 1985. Caledonian MacBrayne. 1st Ed. 32 PP with fleet list, 1 map and 31 b/w photos. Inside covers: 4 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page, o/wise fine. 21 x 15.
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$10

59544
MACGIBBON, W. C., MARTIN, Arch, & BARR, Hugh.
QUESTIONS & ANSWERS FOR MINISTRY OF WAR TRANSPORT EXAMINATIONS ON MARINE OIL ENGINES: Diesel, Semi-Diesel, Petrol, Paraffin

Glasgow. c. 1940. James Munro & Company. 1st Ed. 208 PP with 75 figures (sketches, plans, photos), plus 10 b/w plates (9 folded) for 10 of the figures. Cloth cover, gilt device and title on front cover and spine. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 21.4 x 14.
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$15

52391
McGOOGAN, Ken
ANCIENT MARINER. The Amazing Adventures of Samuel Hearne, the Sailor who walked to the Arctic Ocean

London. 2004. Bantam Press. 1st Ed. XIV, 334 PP with 62 b/w illustrations (5 maps, 57 engravings or photos). Eps: Map of Mr Hearne's tracks, Hudson Bay. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 24 x 16.5. 0593052749
Inspiration for The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge..
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$25

48155
McHUGH, Evan
SHIPWRECKS - Australia's Greatest Maritime Disasters

Melbourne. 2005. Penguin. 1st Penguin Books edition, of the 2003 original. XVI, 336, (8 publications) PP with 1 sail plan, 1 compass rose, 13 headpieces and 15 maps, plus 16 pages with 16 colour and 17 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.8 x 13. 014300039X
13 shipwrecks: Trial in 1622 - Batavia in 1629 - Sydney Cove in 1797 - Stirling Castle in 1836 - Cataraqui in 1845 ... Sydney to Hobart yacht race of 1998.
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$15

21966
MACKENZIE, Margaret E.
SHIPWRECKS - Being the Historical Account of Shipwrecks along the Victorian Coast from Peterborough to Cape Otway 1843-1914

Melbourne. 1954. National Press. 1st Ed. 86 PP with 1 map, plus 4 pages with 10 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Signature on half title page. Occasional foxing, o/wise contents near fine. 19 x 12.5.
Wrecks of the Joanna, Marie Gabrielle, Eric the Red, Falls of Halladale, ... The original edition.
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$10

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

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

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

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

70886
McLELLAND, Tim (editor)
AVRO SHACKLETON, The RAF's Cold War Sub Hunter - Aeroplane Icons Series (No.21)

Stamford, Lincs.. c. 2015. Key Publishing / Aeroplane Illustrated Magazine. 116 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, drawings, plans, photos), plus a large folded plate with 2 plans (scale 1:144). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 9781910415221
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$10

70932
McNEICE, Roger V.
KNAPSACK HEROES: Tasmania's Country Fire Brigades in Action

Hobart. 1991. Tasmania Fire Service. Limited numbered edition of 1000 copies (No. 0919 / 1000). Foreword by Neil J. Manning. VIII, 182 PP with hundreds of b/w illustrations (cartoons, maps, newspaper clippings, photos... ) and 13 colour photos, 4 of them insets. Hard covers, gilt title on spine, dj. Signed by the author on verso of front endpaper. Fine (mint condition). 30.5 x 21.5.. 0724638776
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$75

68964
MALLETT, Alan S.
IDYLL OF THE KINGS - The History of the King Line, 1889-1979

London. 1980. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 64 PP with b/w photos throughout. Pictorial soft cover. Note and stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. 21 x 15. 090561710X
Story of the King Line, its ships and the men who sailed and managed them.
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$5

46422
MALMBERG, Thure & RAUDSEPP, Peter (editors)
PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD: A HISTORY IN POSTERS / PASSAGERARFARTYG PA AFFISCHER

Helsinki / Helsingfors. 2004. Oy Raud Publishing Ltd. 1st bilingual edition. 210 pp, (12 advertisements) with 1 b/w and 118 colour posters. FEP: Posters of Hamburg-Amerika Linie and White Star Line. REP: Posters of Messageries Maritimes and Union-Castle Line. Cloth cover, title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. English and Swedish text. Large format: 34.5 x 25.5. 9529689128
The history of the major shipping companies together with their very colourful advertising posters. A lavish publication.
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$70

70497
MARC, Joel, RAMBEAU, Marc & BLACKMAN, Ross
CRUISING IN NEW CALEDONIA - A guide to the harbours and anchorages - Anchorage and General Yachting Guide

Nouméa / Brighton, Vic. 1989. Nouméa Yacht Charters / Club Marine Services Pty. Ltd. 1st English edition, translated from the French original by Club Marine Services. 380 PP with numerous maps and plans, b/w and colour photos. Pictorial card cover. Lower corner of covers with light creases. Occasional foxing, with foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 28 x 21. 2950853021
Details of over 170 anchorages.
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$40

70401
MARGUET, F.
COURS D' ASTRONOMIE DE L'ECOLE NAVALE

Paris. 1926. Société d'Editions Géographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales. 2nd edition. 322 PP with tables and 158 figures. Bound copy, retaining original soft cover. Marbled board, cloth spine, gilt title on spine. Spine spêckled, ageing of paper. Name of previous owner on half title page. French text. Very good. 24;3 x 16..
Celestial navigation. Image shows title page.
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$30

64301
MARINE UNDERWRITERS' AND SALVAGE ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA LTD
THE REGISTER OF AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING - Including Shipping Registered at Fiji and New Guinea 1908-1909

Melbourne. 1908. Compiled and issued by The Marine Underwriters' Association of Victoria Ltd. 1st Ed. 203 PP. Pages 1 to 10 printed recto/verso, P.11 to 186 recto only with a thumb index. Appendix from P.187-203 printed recto/verso. Original green cloth cover, gilt title on front cover. Covers worn around edges, the back cover and bottom of spine has a repaired tear. Small piece missing on preliminary page. Repaired closed tear on P.145. Paper ageing with a few old stains, not affecting any text. A very good copy of a scarce item. Oblong: 18.4 x 26.
"From Returns furnished by the Customs Authorities in Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, Fiji and New Guinea".
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$225

60765
MARLOW
KNOTS AND SPLICES LEAFLET

Melbourne. c. 1980. Marlow, Kenwall, Downs & son. Foded poster, printed recto & verso with 16 sets of duotone figures. Very good. Format: 43.5 x 64. Folded size: 14.5 x 16.
An aid to new crews and owners: The knots, bends and hitches.
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$5

70789
MASEFIELD, John
THE WANDERER OF LIVERPOOL

London. 1930. Wm. Heinemann. Limited edition of 525 copies, hand numbered (No. 470) and signed by the author, on verso of half title page. X, 120 PP, plus 1 plate with a colour painting by Jack Spurling, 31 plates with 2 accommodation plans and 35 b/w photos and 3 large folded plans at rear of book. Fp (in colour): Painting of the Wanderer by Jack Spurling with tissue guard. Navigator mould-made woven paper, top outside edge gilt, fore and bottom edges bevelled. Cloth page ribbon. Bound copy: black buckram with gilt illustrated vignette on front and gilt title on spine. Plate facing page 104 with repaired tear (not affecting the photos). Leaf 119/120 with repaired tear. Otherwise in fine condition. Scarce. 26 x 21.5.
The shipbuilder firm, W.H. Potter & Co., turned shipowner, with the "Wayfarer" and "Seafarer". Building and life of the four-masted full-rigged barque "Wanderer" built in 1891, sunk 1907. Related in both prose & verse.
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$150

19267
MAXTONE-GRAHAM John
THE ONLY WAY TO CROSS

New York. 1986. Macmillan. Special edition of the 1972 original, published for the Royal Viking Line. XIV, 434 PP with 182 bw photos, 3 plans, 7 maps and 3 facsimiles of ephemera. Eps: Steamer routes on the North Atlantic. Cloth cover with the scarce pictorial dj., (a colour chart of the Great 20th Century Passenger Liners of the Western Ocean on the verso). Signed copy with dedicatory note by the author, RV SEA: at sea: 16 May 1986. Fine. 24 x 17. 002582340X
The splendour and romance of a bygone era. On the inside of the unusual dust wrapper, folded in two, there is a list/coloured drawing of the 20th century passenger liners of the Western Ocean. Edition published by the Royal Viking Line, to celebrate the 14th anniversary of the 1972 original, and the application of the book's title to Royal Viking Line's crossings.
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$60

61919
MAYS, Nicole
FOR MANY YEARS A BOAT BUILDER: The Life and Life's Work of Jacob Bayly Chandler

Hobart. 2011. Author. 1st Ed. (3 blank pages), (11), 145, (3) PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, facsimile of documents, graphs, map, paintings and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.5 x 18.7. 9780646546971
140 vessels built at Battery Point between 1843 and 1894.
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$50

18860
MEAD, Tom
MANLY FERRIES OF SYDNEY HARBOUR (The Seven Mile Ships)

Sydney. 1988. Child & Associates. Paperback edition, an April 1988 reprint of the February 1988 original. 181 PP with b/w illustrations, plus 16 pages with 24 colour illustrations. Title page: Barrenjoey. Half title page: South Steyne lurching in a big head sea. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author inside front cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 28.4 x 21.5. 0867770910
History of the ferries, from the paddle wheelers to the present day, and of the men who manned them.
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$25

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

70692
MILLER, Alice Duer
THE WHITE CLIFFS

Melbourne & Sydney. 1944. Hicks, Smith & Wright. 8th Australian edition of the 1941 original. Preface by Sir Walter Layton. (6), 42 PP. Stapled card covers, soiled dust jacket. Signature of previous owner on half title page. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 18.3 x 12.5.
Poem on the USA/United Kingdom relationship.
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$10

41471
MILTOUN, Francis (editor)
SHIPS & SHIPPING - A Handbook of Popular Nautical Information; with Numerous Diagrams, Plans and Illustrations

London. 1903. Alexander Moring Ltd. 1st Ed. XIV, 366 PP with b/w illustrations (sketches, Funnel, House Flag, and profile of ships), plus 4 colour plates, 4 folded plates, and 2 folded plates of flags. Fp (in colour): Viking ship of King Alfred's day. Cloth cover, decorated front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. Neat stamps of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. Small format: 13.7 x 10.
Folded plates: Evolution of the Cunarder from 1840 to 1903. Interior arrangement of a modern warship. Interior arrangement of a modern Atlantic Liner. Knots. Flags of all nations (48). The new international code of signals.
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$85

43885
MISC
MISC (Malaysian International Shipping Corporation Berhad): A Corporate Insight

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 1985. MISC Berhad. Revised 3rd edition. No pagination, 28 PP with 1 organigram, 4 maps, 23 colour photos and 44 silhouettes of ships. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 25.3 x 33.
Fleet list with their 44 ships registered at Penang, Malaysia.
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$15

35936
MITCHELL, W. H. & SAWYER, L. A.
THE CAPE RUN - The Story of the Union-Castle Service to South Africa and of the Ships Employed

Lavenham, UK. 1984. Terence Dalton. 1st Ed. X, 214 PP with b/w illust. (line drawings by Nigel V. Robinson, house-flags, photos, posters ...). Eps: Map of the continent of Africa. Hard cover, dj. Seven newspaper clippings with b/w photos loosely inserted. Fine. 23.8 x 18.5. 0861380304
Amalgamation of the Union Line & Castle Line in 1900, to the last sailing of the mail service in 1977.
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$40

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

Melbourne. 1987. Australia Post. 1st Ed., Book 4 in the Australian Bicentennial Collection. 52 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (maps, charts, engravings, painting photos and images of stamps), plus stamp folders in pocket inside front and back cover. Title spread: The Thames at Deptford. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 25. 0642119465
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$20

52183
MOORHOUSE, Geoffrey
GREAT HARRY'S NAVY. How Henry VIII Gave England Sea Power

London. 2006. Phoenix. 1st paperback edition of the 2005 original. XXVIII, 372 PP with 2 diagrams and 6 maps, plus 16 pages with 11 b/w and 12 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Light foxing mostly on outside page edges, o/wise near fine. 21.4 x 13.5. 0753820994
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$15

70873
MORRIS-MILLER, Professor E.
TASMANIAN HISTORY / A BRIEF PICTORIAL HISTORY OF TASMANIA

Hobart. 1959. Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. New edition of the 1957 original. Foreword by Dr. W. Bryden. Introduction by Professor E. Morris-Miller. 20 PP with 1 sketch map of Tasmania and 19 b/w plates illustrated by Captain D. Colbron Pearce. Pictorial wrappers. Near fine. Oblong: 18.6 x 25.3.
An illustrated history of the discoverers of Tasmania, and other notable people. Abel Tasman, 1642. Marion Du Fresne, 1772. Furneaux, 1773. Cook, 1777... D'Entrecasteaux, 1792 and 1793... Baudin, 1802...
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$25

70815
MORWOOD, John (editor) & AYRS
SELF STEERING

London. 1974. Amateur Yacht Research Society. 3rd edition with additional gears, of the publication No. 13 of A.Y.R.S. 167, (1 publications) PP with b/w illustrations (plans photos and sketches). Hard cover, title on front board and spine, dj. Ex Library copy with stamp on the free fly (piece torn) of front endpaper and verso of title page. Covers with sellotape marks. Dust jacket slightly rubbed. Faint foxing on outside edges. Still a very good copy. 22.2 x 14.5.
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$25

70659
MOSS, Dr. Ken (editor)
TALL SHIPS AUSTRALIA 1998 - Official Program

Hobart, Tasmania. 1998. Davies Brothers Ltd. / Tall Ships Australia 1998. 1st Ed. Messages of the Premiers of New South Wales and Tasmania. 28 PP with colour illustration (1 berthing plan "Sydney", 1 sketch map "Hobart to Sydney", 9 National Flags, 9 ship types and 44 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.5 x 21.
Invitation to participate in the Tall Ship gathering organised for the 1988 bicentennial celebration of Australia.
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$15

38846
MOTOR BOAT
THE MOTORBOAT AND YACHTING MANUAL

London. 1949. Temple Press. 2nd impression of the 14th edition of the 1907 original. XVI, 334, XVII-XL PP with 185 figures (drawings, plans and b/w photos), plus 5 folded plates (3 cut aways and 2 graphs). Blue cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Very good. 19 x 12.
Covers all aspects of general design and construction of motor boats... handling yachts and motor boats, cruising equipment...
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$25

44725
MOULT, Alan
THE AUSSIE (America's) CUP '83

Sydney. 1983. Kevin Weldon Production. 1st Ed., Collector's Edition. 96 PP with b/w and colour photos. Inside covers: Green and Gold Flag of the Boxing Kangaroo. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.6 x 20.
Pictorial record.
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$5

70760
MOYAL, Ann
"A BRIGHT & SAVAGE LAND", Scientists in Colonial Australia

Sydney. 1986. Collins. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Illustrated half-title page, title-page & frontispiece. Hard cover, dj. Title page with a dedicatory note dated and signed by the author. Near fine. 28.5 x 21. 000217555X
The naturalists & illustrators who accompanied the explorers, navigators & scientists, the legacy of their exquisite artwork. Details of their exciting scientific discoveries.
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$60

70729
MUNDLE, Robert
COOK

Sydney. 2015. ABC Books / HarperCollins. 1st Ed. (10), 469 PP with 2 maps (1 on double page), plus 16 pages with 35 b/w or colour illustrations. Hard cover, illustrated covers (details of Cook voyages), dj. Near fine. 24.2 x 16. 9780733332340
From Sailor to Legend.
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$30

70611
N/A
ANCHORAGE GUIDE: CHANNEL, BRUNY ISLAND AND HUON RIVER

Hobart. c. 1970. Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania. Folded (4 folds) map in colour (51 x 37.5), tipped in on a protective cover. Inside front cover: List of 30 of these anchorages. Illustrated soft covers. Covers lightly soiled and rubbed. Internally good. 21 x 13.5.
30 anchorages between: River Derwent and Recherche Bay.
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$10

40962
N/A
ENDEAVOUR 200

Sydney. 1970. Australian Hoechst Limited / Oswald Ziegler Publications. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Dr. H. Von Pentz. 64 PP with 1 chart and 54 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, illustrated front cover. Near fine. 30.5 x 24.8.
A commemorative history of Australia's beginnings.
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$15

44417
N/A
JOURNAL OF THE COMPANY OF MASTER MARINERS OF AUSTRALIA - Vol. XVI - April, 1952

Brisbane. 1952. The Company of Master Mariners of Australia. 54 PP. Edited by Capt. K.F. Eager. Stapled soft covers. Signature of previous owner at top of front cover. Covers a little browned around edges, o/wise fine. 24.6 x 16.6.
Contains article by Captain M. Bruce Glasier "Odysseys of Ocean Towing. Towing of Vessels which lost their propellor: Laomedon in 1925 between NW Indian Ocean, and Malta - Troilus in 1948 between Aden and Falmouth...
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$10

61936
N/A
JOURNAL OF THE COMPANY OF MASTER MARINERS OF AUSTRALIA - Volume XXXIX

Sydney. 1975. Federal Court of the Company of Master Mariners of Australia. Vol. XXXIX, November 1975. Edited by Capt. A. Pearson. 96 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. Contains 3 loosely inserted letters regarding the transfer of membership of Captain Brett Hilder from the Sydney Branch to the Brisbane Branch. 24.2 x 17.8.
Pages 13 to 18: Torres and Captain Cook, by Captain Brett Hilder. ... Pages 29 to 39: The sale and purchase of ships, by Mr. S. Radford.
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$10

70048
N/A
POCKET GUIDE 89 - Ferries . Cruise . Ro-Ro

Halmstad, Sweden. 1989. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1998 edition. 120 PP with tables. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 20.5 x 10.5.
Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...
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$5

51274
N/A
SEA BREEZES - The Ship Lovers' Magazine No. 225, Vol. XXIII

London. 1938. Charles Birchall. No. 225, Volume XXIII, August 1938. IV (advertisements), 161- 200 PP with 8 house flags (with colour key) and 22 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (bows of L'Avenir and Comte de Smets). Corners of front cover chipped, staples removed. Very good. 24.8 x 15.5.
Articles by LYMAN, John, WEST, E. W. H., SMIT, L., et al. Sailing ships and Science. The story of Robert Dollar. A Colonial Trader: barque Peru. A Hundred years of Dutch Shipping History, by L. Smit. Sailing Ships' Roll of Honour: Robert Dollar Company, San Francisco... Boudoir Breezes... The Signal Station...
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$10

14688
N/A
SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Adelaide. 1980. Department of the Premier and Cabinet, South Australia. 1st Ed., with an introduction by David Tonkin, Premier of South Australia. 80 PP with colour illustrations (maps, engravings and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Light foxing on the inside of the covers, o/wise near fine.. 32 x 23. 0724334572
A presentation of the State of South Australia.
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$15

70832
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 10, No. 3

Melbourne. 1977. Nautical Association of Australia, Inc. Vol. 10, No. 3 (August Feb 1977). Edited by W. G. Volum. 65- 96 PP (typescript) with 4 b/w photos, plus 2 plates with 6 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Burwah of Howard Smith), staples removed and in a clear plastic sleeve. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 26 x 21.
The Austasia Line, by N.J. Kirby & W.G. Volum. Burns Philp Liner "Macdhui", by B.A. Wilkinson and R.K. Willson.
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$10

70833
NAA
THE LOG - Quarterly Journal of the Nautical Association of Australia Inc. - Volume 10, No. 4

Melbourne. 1977. Nautical Association of Australia, Inc. Vol. 10, No. 4 (November 1977). Edited by W. G. Volum. 97-128 PP (typescript) with 1 sketch map and 4 b/w photos, plus 2 pages with 6 b/w photos. Pictorial soft wrappers (Induna, Patrick Steamships Ltd.), staples removed and in a clear plastic sleeve. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 26 x 21.
Nautical notes on Dutch New Guinea, by R. Vandersar. Walsh Island, NSW State Government Dockyard, by T.J. Callen.
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$10

70756
NASH, Michael
THE BAY WHALERS - Tasmania's shore-based whaling industry

Canberra. 2003. Navarine Publishing / Tasmanian Heritage Office. 1st Ed. VI, 170 PP with 2 graphs, 5 sketches, 9 maps, 32 colour and 20 b/w illustrations. Title spread: Whaleboat approaching for the kill. Eps: Map of the world with whaling grounds. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.9 x 18. 0958656193
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$35

70830
NEWMAN, Bernard
SAVOY! CORSICA! TUNIS! - Mussolini's Dream Lands

London. 1940. Herbert Jenkins. 2nd printing of the 1940 edition, in the Colonial Library series. 282 PP, (6 publications) with 4 sketch maps, plus 18 pages with 33 b/w photos. Fp: in the Oasis of Gabes. Eps: Sketch map "Savoy! Corsica! Tunis!". Blue cloth cover, title on front cover and spine (yellow lettering), dj. Dust jacket with chips and small pieces missing. Foxing on outside edges and remnants of bookplate on half-title page. Contents near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
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$30

20312
NEWMAN, Peter C.
EMPIRE OF THE BAY - Illustrated History of the Hudson's Bay Company

Toronto. 1989. Madison Press. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w & colour illust. (charts, maps, paintings, photos). Title-page: Dog sledge. Eps: Beavers of North America building a dam. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Near fine. 31 x 23.2. 06708829692
History of the world's oldest continuous commercial enterprise. Its empire once stretched from the Arctic Ocean to San Francisco and from Labrador to Hawaii.
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$30

70775
NICHOLLS, Bob
BLUEJACKETS AND BOXERS - Australia's Naval Expedition to the Boxer Uprising

Sydney. 1986. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. XI, 164 PP with 150 ilustrations (drawings, plans and b/w photographs). Eps (in colour): HMCS Protector and ship Torrens, 1885. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25 x 19. 0868617997
The development of 3 colonial navies (Victoria, NSW & S.A.) and their dispatch to help an international force against the Boxer Rebellion.
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$40

70734
NICHOLS, Peter
A VOYAGE FOR MADMEN

Sydney. 2001. HarperCollins. 1st Ed. XIV, 305 PP with 8 maps, plus 16 pages with 23 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Slight crease at lower corner of front cover. Near fine. 23.4 x 15.2. 0732271134
The 1968 Golden Globe yacht race, and the nine competitors: John Ridgway, Chay Blyth, Robin Knox-Johnston, Bernard Moitessier, Loïck Fougeron, Bill King, Nigel Tetley, Alex Carozzo and Donald Crowhurst.
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$15

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

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

46053
NIPPON YUSEN KAISHA
GOLDEN JUBILEE HISTORY OF NIPPON YUSEN KAISHA 1885-1935

Tokyo. 1935. Nippon Yusen Kaisha. 1st Ed. VII, 175, (3) PP with 116 b/w illustrations, plus 2 colour plates (Head Office, Tokyo, and House-flag and Funnel Mark) and 4 pages with 17 b/w portraits. Cloth cover, gilt device and title on front cover. Front cover and spine with rubbed patches and a few small marks, o/wise near fine internally. 22.5 x 15.5.
.
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$125

42744
NIVEN, Jennifer
THE ICE MASTER - The Doomed 1913 Voyage of the Karluk

London. 2000. Macmillan Books. 1st Ed. XIV, 402 PP with 1 map and 2 plans, plus 16 pages with 37 b/w photos. Eps: Maps of Arctic Ocean & Bering Sea. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 0333779606
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$20

22609
NOBLE, Captain John
THE GOLDEN AGE OF SAIL OF AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Melbourne. 1985. Currey O'Neil. 1st Ed. IX, 118 PP with 98 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 25 x 25. 0859021947
Collection of maritime photographs capturing the glorious and romantic days when sailors relied on wind and currents.
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$10

70725
NORMAN, L.
SEA WOLVES AND BANDITS - Sealing, Whaling, Smuggling and Piracy. Wild Men of Van Diemen's Land. Bushrangers and Bandits. Wrecks and Wreckers

Hobart. c. 1980. J. Walch & Sons. Reprint of the 1946 original. 208 PP with 1 portrait, plus 54 pages with 88 b/w illustrations. Fp (folded): Hobart Bridge. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Name of previous owner at top corner of front endpaper. Near fine. 25 x 16.
... with a chronology of curious and interesting facts relating to old Van Diemen's Land, and (from 1856) to Tasmania.
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$30

38359
NUNN, Harry W. (editor)
SELECT DOCUMENTS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY (Two volume set]

Melbourne. 1988. National Australia Bank Limited. 1st Ed. Volume 1: XI, 780 PP with 55 b/w illustrations. Volume 2: XI, 764 PP with 55 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Fine. 25.5 x 17.6. 090987347X
Volume 1: 1834-1872. Volume 2: 1872-1900. Eyewitness account of Australian history since the establishment of the Commercial Banking Company of Sydney in 1834: pioneer outback, bushrangers, Eureka stockade, miners, leading Bankers... Publication covering select Parliamentary Committees, Royal Commissions and the origins of financial and currency legislation we live by today.
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$35

70699
O'BRIAN, Patrick
THE FINAL UNFINISHED VOYAGE OF JACK AUBREY

London. 2005. HarperCollins. 1st paperback edition. Foreword by William Waldegrave. XIV, (2 blank), 136 PP, (including facsimile of the manuscript 51 pages). Afterword by Richard Snow. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 24.5 x 19. 9780007194704
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$15

15914
O'BRIEN, Captain F. T.
EARLY SOLENT STEAMERS, A History of Local Steam Navigation

Newton Abbot. 1973. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 248 PP with 2 maps on double page, 10 line drawings and 33 b/w plates. Vignette on title page. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.5 x 14.2. 0715356542
The pioneering days of steam on the Solent which started in 1817. Steamers, excursion steamers, tugs. Shipbuilders, Owners and Masters.
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$15

70797
OLIVER, W. S. (Bill)
SUGAR IN THE BLOOD

Grafton, NSW. 1997. Bill Oliver. 1st Ed. VI, 138 PP with 38 b/w photos. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 25 x 17.7. 0646325434
A lifetime (1944 to 1980) with the Colonial Sugar Refining Co. Ltd. (CSR).
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$25

47602
OLLARD, Richard
MAN OF WAR. Sir Robert Holmes and the Restoration Navy

London. 2001. Phoenix Press. Paperback edition of the 1969 original. 240 PP with 1 genealogical table, 3 maps and 3 battle diagrams, plus 24 pages with 21 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.3 x 15.5. 1842122363
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$5

70831
O'MAY, Harry
HOBART RIVER CRAFT and Sealers of Bass Strait

Hobart. 1973. L. G. Shea, Government Printer. 2nd impression. 113, IV, (2), 31 PP, plus 20 pages with 38 b/w photos, and 1 folded map at rear. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Brief note at top of front endpaper, o/wise fine. 21.7 x 14.5.
The craft used by the early settlers to carry goods to and from Hobart. The sealers in Bass Strait.
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$35

69086
P. & O.
S.S. CANBERRA - Luncheon Menu "In the Indian Ocean - P&O Pencillings"

On Board. 1990. Folded dinner menu, 4th September 1990, illustrated by W.W. Lloyd. Front (in colour) "In the Indian Ocean: Sunday Morning Muster". Back (Pen and Ink): Professional Advice. Two small annotations on inside, o/wise fine. 24.8 x 17..
Covers with 1 colour and 1 pen and ink illustrations from "P&O Pencillings" published in 1890, by William Whitelock Lloyd.
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$10

36759
PARDEY, Lin and Larry
SERAFFYN 'S ORIENTAL ADVENTURE

New York. 1983. W. W. Norton. 1st Ed. 287 PP with 10 sketch-drawings, 5 maps and 53 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (rubbed). Near fine. 24 x 15.8. 393032817
Corfu, Rhodes, Suez Canal, Red Sea, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Philippines, Japan then back to California.
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$10

53231
PATRICK, Noel
Noel Patrick's CURTIS COAST

Gladstone, Qld. 1990. Author & Riverston Holdings. Enlarged and revised edition pof the 1986 original. 273 PP with 20 drawings (1 in colour and 18 b/w), location maps and charts, b/w and colour photos. Inside covers: Location maps "Curtis Coast". Pictorial soft covers with small crease at bottom corner. Signature of previous owner on title-page, o/wise a very good copy. Scarce. 29.3 x 20.7. 1862527377
The complete cruising Guide Bundaberg to Mackay: 285 Miles of Tropical Paradise. Pages 26 to 31: the first "Curtis Coast" voyage (22nd May / 2nd June 1770) , by Lieutenant James Cook. ...
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$40

70758
PEARL, Cyril
THE DUNERA SCANDAL - Deported by Mistake

Sydney. 1983. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. VI, 234 PP with 29 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22 x 14.7. 0207147078
The internment in Australia of 2542 Germans & Austrians either political or racial refugees. They were deported on the British India liner Dunera.
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$25

62687
PEARL, Cyril
REBEL DOWN UNDER, When the 'Shenandoah' shook Melbourne, 1865

Melbourne. 1970. Heinemann. 1st Ed. (IX), 200 PP, plus 8 pages with 1 map of the cruise of the Shenandoah, and 7 b/w period illustrations. Fp: Captain James Waddell. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket lightly rubbed. Faint foxing on outside edges. Contents near fine. 22 x 14. 0855610131
Call of the Confederate Ship Shenandoah in early 1865. Consequences, to the US whaling fleet operating in the Pacific.
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$35

70422
PELVIN, Richard
AUSTRALIANS IN WORLD WAR I - ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY

Canberra. 2010. Department of Veterans' Affairs / Australian Government. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 1 map on double page with 6 insets, 88 b/w and 12 colour illustrations. Pictorial card covers. Message from the Hon. Alan Griffin, Minister for Veterans' Affairs, loosely inserted. Fine. 23.5 x 23.5. 9781877007538
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$20

70875
PHILLIPPS, Peter A.R.
THE FLYING BOAT DAYS: The Early Aviation History of Lord Howe Island , 1931 to 1974

Henley Beach, S.A. 2002. Seaview Press. 1st Ed. Foreword by Chris Murray. XIV, 126 PP with b/w illustrations (document & newspaper clipping, 4 maps and 78 photos). Stiff covers, pictorial front. Near fine. 25 x 17.7. 174008179X
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$60

37545
PIERCE, Richard A. & WINSLOW, John H. (editors)
H.M.S. SULPHUR AT CALIFORNIA, 1837 AND 1839 - Being the accounts of Midshipman Francis Guillemard Simpkinson and Captain Edward Belcher

San Francisco. 1969. The Book Club of California. 1st edition, limited to 450 copies. Publication No. 132 of the Book Club of California. XVI, 70, (2) PP with 2 colour and 8 b/w illustrations. Vignette with map of the Californias on title page. Fp (in colour): Geological plan of the Port of San Francisco. Endpapers. Decorated hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine. Lower corner of outside covers with slight insect damage. Pre publication pamphlet and a manuscript letter to previous owner signed by Richard A. Pierce co-editor, loosely inserted. Near fine. 26 x 16.7.
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$65

70900
PLOMLEY, N. J. B.
THE TASMANIAN ABORIGINES - A short account of them and some aspects of their life

Launceston. 1977. Authore & Adult Education, Tasmania 1st Ed., VIII, 72 PP with 8 figures on full page: 1 drawing, 5 portraits, 5 stone implements, 4 manufactures of the Aborigines, 5 petroglyphs and 3 maps. Stiff covers, illustrated (Etching by Benjamin Duterrau). Near fine. 21.5 x 14.
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$25

43106
PLUMMER, Russell
SUPER-FERRIES OF BRITAIN, EUROPE AND SCANDINAVIA

London. 1988. Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 4 maps, tables and 147 b/w photos, plus 8 pages with 18 colour photos. Title spread: Koningin Beatrix. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Fine. 25.2 x 19. 0850599237
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$10

70817
PONDER, Winifred
AN IDLER IN THE ISLANDS

Sydney. 1924. Cornstalk Publishing Company. 1st Ed. (10), 90 PP, plus 11 plates with 22 b/w photos. Fp: The simple savage and the suit case. Cloth cover, title on front board and spine. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Title page with repaired closed tear. Contents near fine. 19 x 13.
Travel to: Fiji, Niaoufou (Tin Can island) and Tonga, Samoa ..
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$25

70821
POPHAM, Hugh
MONSTERS AND MARLINSPIKES - Being a true account of the voyage of Lee-O! The Jolly Yachtsman ond his crew in the schooner "Pegasus" and of the Marvellous Adventures which befell them

London. 1958. Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st Ed. 150 PP with 14 b/w beautiful illustrations by Graham Oakley (1 vignette on title page, 1 on double page, 4 tail pieces and 8 on full page). Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Near fine. 20.5 x 13.3.
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$25

70938
POWLING, J. W.
PORT FAIRY - The First Fifty Years 1837-1887. A Social History

Melbourne. 2006. William Heinemann. 3rd imprint of the 1980 original, with an index by Marten Syme. Foreword by Stephen Murray-Smith. XII, 319, (2 bibliography), (12 index) PP, plus 16 pages with 29 b/w illustrations. Vignette on half title page. Eps: plan of Port Fairy. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 25 x 15.5. 085561045X
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$25

70829
PRINGLE-JONES, Jennifer & JOYCE, Ray
TASMANIA'S HERITAGE An Enduring Legacy

Hobart. 1991. St David's Park Publishing. 1st Ed. Foreword by Sir Phillip Bennett, Governor of Tasmania. 144 PP with b/w illustrations and 288 colour photos by Ray Joyce. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Dust jacket lightly sunned on spine and top corner of front part. Near fine. 32 x 23. 072462161X
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$25

22209
PROUD, John H.
150 YEARS OF THE MALTESE CROSS 1840-1990, The Story of Tyne, Blyth and Wear Tug Companies

South Shields, U.K. 1993. Tyne & Wear Tugs Ltd. 1st Ed. 264 PP with b/w photos, graphs, tables & colour illust. Title page: house flag. Fp: J. Batey & Son: Past & Present. FEP: The Cragsider in 1977. REP: The Endon assisting the City of Port Elizabeth. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 33 x 25. 0952272105
Covers the period 1840-1990 with a short postcript for 1991 & 1992.
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$45

33932
PURSEY, H. J.
MERCHANT SHIP STABILITY, A companion to Merchant Ship Construction

Glasgow. 1962. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 3rd edition of the 1945 original. X, 165 PP with 82 figures, plus 2 folded plates at rear of book. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 24.5 x 18.
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$15

12055
PUTZ, Goerge & SPECTRE, Peter H. (editors)
THE MARINER'S CATALOG, Volume 5

Camden, Maine. 1977. National Fisherman & Int'l Marine. 1st Ed. 192 PP, profusely illustrated with photos, sketches, drawings, diagrams, etc... Pictorial soft cover. Former owner's stamp on title page. Faint foxing. Very good. 27 x 21. 0877420939
Boatbuilding, books about the sea, fishing, diving & underwater.
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$10

58285
RAHS
THE CENTENARY OF HUDDART PARKER (in Journal of the RAHS)

Sydney. 1977. Royal Australian Historical Society. Volume 63, Part 3, December 1977. 149-220 PP. Contains article by G.A. Hardwick between P.184 and 196. Soft cover. Fine. 22.3 x 14.
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$15

64916
RAWLINGS, Alfred
A SEA ANTHOLOGY, selected and illustrated by Alfred Rawlings

London. 1913. Gay & Hancock Ltd. 1st Ed. (VII), 171 PP, plus 12 colur plates. Fp: The Thunder of the crowding waves upon the rocks. Green cloth cover is a little speckled, title in blind on front cover and gilt title on spine which is still bright. Signature of previous owner on inside front cover. Ageing of paper and foxing (not affecting the plates). Very good. 17.3 x 14.
Image shows frontispiece and title-page.
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$20

10051
RAWSON ELDER, John
THE AGE OF MARITIME DISCOVERY

Dunedin. 1921. Otago University. 1st Ed. 30 PP with 4 maps on full page. Soft cover (lightly soiled). Staples removed. Small name stamp at top of title page and a few small foxing spots, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 19 x 12.6.
Otago University Extension Lecture in History, 1921..
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$30

40481
REED, A. W.
MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF MAORILAND

Wellington. 1967. A. H. & A. W. Reed. Reprint of the 3rd (enlarged and revised) edition of 1961. X, 246 PP with 49 b/w illustrations by Dennis Turner. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 21.2 x 14.
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$10

70469
RHODES, Captain F.
PAGEANT OF THE PACIFIC - Being the Maritime History of Australasia (in Two Volumes)

Sydney. 1934 & 1936. F. J. Thwaites. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Dr. Frederick Watson. Volume I: 411 PP, plus 1 b/w photo (portrait of Captain F. Rhodes). Volume II: 478 PP. Original cloth cover, gilt title on spine, top edge tinted. Faint foxing spots on outside edges and endpapers. A very good set. 24 x 17.7.
Volume I covers the period from the arrival of the Portuguese in the Indian Ocean to the 1850's and Volume II, from 1851 to 1937. A most comprehensive work.
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$150

70776
RICE, Dr. Tony
VOYAGES OF DISCOVERY - Three Centuries of Natural History Exploration

London. 2008. The Natural History Museum. New edition of the 2000 original, with a foreword by Dr. Michael Dixon, and an introduction by Dr. David Bellamy. 336 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial boards, dj. Fine. 26 x 22.3. 97805650269306
Voyage to Jamaica 1687-1689, by Sir Hans Sloane... Pacific crossing 1768-1771, by James Cook, Sir Joseph Banks & Sydney Parkinson. Return to the South Seas 1772-1775, by James Cook, Johann and George Forster... Fathoming the Deep 1872-1876, the Challenger expedition.
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$50

70771
ROBERTSON, Terence
THE SHIP WITH TWO CAPTAINS

London. 1957. Evans Brothers. 1st Ed. 192 PP, plus 14 pages with 23 b/w photos. Fp: The two captains. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket is rubbed and soiled. Offsetting on front endpaper, o/wise a very good copy. 22 x 14.2.
The war records of HMS Seraph/USS Seraph. Launched in May 1942, she sunk a whale for her first patrol. Her use before the Anglo-American landing in French North Africa.
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$15

20902
ROCHE, T. W. E.
SHIPS OF DOVER, FOLKESTONE, DEAL AND THANET and Famous Ships that Pass

Southampton. 1959. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. 26 PP with 43 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Plan of Dover. Inside back cover: Map of the Channel. Pictorial card cover (32 funnels in colour on back cover). Near fine. 18.5 x 12.5.
Freighters, cross-channel, passenger, liners and tugs...
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$15

70943
ROLLESTON, Frank
NOT A CONQUERING HERO: The Siege of Tobruk - Battles of: Milne Bay, Buna, Shaggy Ridge

Eton, Qld. 1984. Author / Hatfields Printer 1st Ed. Foreword by Keith Payne. (8), 207 PP with over 1 extract of document, 9 sketch maps (& insets) and 96 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with chips and a lightly sunned spine. Dedicatory note on front endpaper, dated and signed by the author. Scarce original edition. Near fine. 27 x 21. 0959140506
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$100

70547
ROSENFELD, Stanley
A CENTURY UNDER SAIL - Selected Photographs by Morris Rosenfeld and Stanley Rosenfeld, Legendary Photographers of the America's Cup races

Reading, Mass. USA. 1984. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company. First printing of the 1984 original edition. Foreword by Emil "Bus" Mosbacher. XII, 252 PP with over 200 b/w photographs. Hard cover, title in blind on front board and spine, dj. Spine and parts of dust jacket lightly sunned, o/wise a fine copy. 31 x 25.5. 0201065711
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$35

70768
ROSKILL, Captain S. W.
WHITE ENSIGN - THE BRITISH NAVY AT WAR, 1939-1945

Annapolis. 1966. United States Naval Institute. November 1966 reprint of the 1960 UK original The Navy at War, 1939-1945. 480 PP with 24 maps. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic Ocean. Navy blue cloth cover, colour device (White Ensign) on front cover and spine, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket has some chips/small pieces missing and old tape marks on flaps and is plastic protected. Bookplate of previous owner on verso of front endpaper, o/wise contents near fine. 23.5 x 16.
A comprehensive work.
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$35

21656
ROSS, John O.
WILLIAM STEWART, Sealing Captain, Trader and Speculator

Canberra. 1987. Roebuck. 1st Ed., Roebuck Society publication No. 37. IX, 219 PP, plus 8 pages of b/w illust. FEP: Map of Australia, N.Z., Tasman Sea & Southern Ocean. REP: Chart of N.Z., North, South & Stewart Is. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.6. 0909434288
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$15

70813
ROTH, Hal
TWO AGAINST CAPE HORN

New York. 1978. W. W. Norton. 1st US edition. (15), 16-288 PP with over 18 maps, b/w and colour photos. Fp: Near Cape Horn. Hard cover, title on a cloth spine, dj (price clipped). Near fine. 24 x 16. 039303223X
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$30

63852
ROUVRAY, Mike (editor)
TACTICAL SAILING WITH MIKE FLETCHER (Nos 1 to 10)

Manly, NSW. 1984 & 1985. Tactical Sailing. No. 1 (December/January 1984) to No. 10 (January 1985). 10 issues for a total of 80 pages with b/w illustrations (drawings, plans and photos). Issues contained in special plastic folder, illustrated front. Signs of old water stains at lower corner of issue 10, o/wise very good. 31 x 24.5.
The complete series.
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$20

38452
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
THE BRITISH NAVAL OFFICER AND THE AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: An Aspect of Nineteenth Century Colonial History (Volume 54, Part 1, March 1968)

Sydney. 1968. R.A.H.S.. Contains article by Philip M. COWBURN between P.1 and 21. Soft cover. Browning of outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.3.
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$15

16836
ROYAL NAVY
FLEET AIR ARM, The Admiralty Account of Naval Air Operations

London. 1943. HMSO / Ministry of Information. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 3 maps, 6 Arm Badges and 94 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 22.8 x 17.5.
Naval air power - Eyes of the Fleet - Striking forces - Escort duties...
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$5

69223
SAJIMA, Naoko & TACHIKAWA, Kyoichi
JAPANESE SEA POWER: A Maritime Nation's Struggle for Identity

Canberra. 2009. The Sea Power Centre - Australia. 1st Ed. Volume No. 2, in the Foundations of International Thinking on Sea Power series. Preface by Gregory P. Gilbert. 202 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 9780642297051
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$25

69254
SANDALL, Philippa
SEAFURRERS - The Ships' Cats who Lapped and Mapped the World

Melbourne. 2018. Affirm Press. 1st Australian edition. Preface "According to Bart". X, 245 PP with maps, photos and b/w illustrations by Ad Long. Hard cover, illustrated front and back boards. New. 19 x 14. 9781925712155
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$30

70404
SANDERS, Jon & SCHMITT, Hugh
LONE SAILOR

Perth 1984. St. George Books. 3rd printing of the 1983 original. XIV, 202 PP with 1 double-page map & 36 b/w illustrations. FEP: the "Perie Banou". Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (painting of Perie Banou, by Ross Shardlow). Fine. Scarce. 23 x 15.2. 0867780207
Winner of the 1983 "Chichester Award", as with his "Perie Banou", the author was the first person to sail singlehanded twice around the world... staying alone on board for 419 days, 22 hours and 10 minutes.
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$35

55611
SANDILANDS, Spencer Scott
THE PERILS OF THE MAIN

Melbourne. c. 1990. Spencer Scott Sandilands Gallery. Catalogue No. 23. (2), 27, (3 blank) PP with 84 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (The Sailor's Farewell). Near fine. 29.8 x 20.8.
Catologue of a "Broad Ranging Maritime Exhibition", offering 332 items.
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$10

70740
SARGENT, John R.
A TASTE OF BELLERIVE REGATTA 1853-2010

Bellerive. 2010. Author / Bellerive Regatta Association. Limited edition of "October 2010", celebrating 150 years of the Clarence Municipality. No pagination, 144 PP with hundreds of b/w illustrations. 4 pages "History of Yachting in Tasmania", loosely inserted. Pictorial soft covers with a few patches of insect damage. Signed by the author on first page. Contents near fine. 29.7 x 20.5.
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$50

70737
SARGENT, John R. (compiler)
HISTORY, MYSTERY and INTRIGUE ..., The Lost manuscript of Harry O'May

Bellerive. 2010. Author. Limited edition of the 2005 original, celebrating 150 years of the Municipality of Clarence. 2-141 PP b/w illustrations (1 portrait and 4 photos). Pictorial soft covers. Signed by the author on title page. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0975151428
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$25

49151
SCOTT, Michael
THE CRUISE OF THE MIDGE

Edinburgh. 1853. William Blackwood and sons. New edition. VI, 506, (16 publications) PP. Cloth cover, decorations in blind, gilt title on spine. Hinges worn and rubbed. Spine with part missing at head. Ageing of paper. Foxing spots on outside edges and few pages. Good. 17.5 x 11.5.
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$15

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

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

48795
SEXTON, R. T. (Compiler)
ENCOUNTER BAY SHIPPING 1850-1864, Rosetta Cove, Victor Harbor, Port Elliot, Murray Mouth

Murray Bridge, SA. 2004. AMHS. 1st Ed. No pagination, 64 PP. Soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 0909418772
Shipping movements to the South Coast area during the working life of Port Elliot.
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$15

37043
SHACKEL, Paul A. & LITTLE, Barbara J. (editors)
HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE CHESAPEAKE

Washington. 1994. Smithsonian Institution Press. 1st Ed. XIV, 299 PP with over 10 tables and 85 figures. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 28.6 x 22. 1560982578
18 papers.
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$35

70947
SHANKLEY, Erika
FAIR WINDS AND SMOOTH SAILING - History of the Cruising Yacht Club of Tasmania, Inc. 1996-2015

Hobart. 2015. Cruising Yacht Club of Tasmania Inc. 1st Ed. VI, 58 PP with 24 colour and 41 b/w photos. Pictorial soft covers. Near fine. 29.7 x 21. 9780646949840
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$40

70826
SHEPPARD, Trish
AUSTRALIAN ADVENTURERS

Sydney. 1984. Angus & Robertson Publishers. 1st Ed. (6), 225 PP with b/w illustrations (maps, head pieces of chapters) by Iain Finlay, b/w and colour photos. Title page: "Ice Bird" sailing in Antarctic waters. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 29.4 x 22. 0207149518
20 of these adventurers: Ann Gash: A grand mother sailing solo around the world. Dick Smith: flying a helicopter around the world. Paul Caffyn: canoeist around Australia. ... Ron and Valerie Taylor: Underwater photographers. Nancy Wake: Resistance fighter in occupied France, known as the White Mouse to the Allied forces and the Germans. ... David Lewis: Antarctic Sailor.
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$25

44721
SHIELDS, Cornelius
CORNELIUS SHIELDS ON SAILING

Englewood Cliffs, N.J. 1964. Prentice-Hall. 3rd printing. 240 PP with drawings, photos & sketches. Fp: Columbia with her spinnaker. Eps: Training for America's Cup. Cloth cover, device on front cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise very good. 25.5 x 18.
The man as a sailor, his career winning competition and the philosophies which have won him stature and success. Skipper of Columbia in 1958.
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$10

30145
SHILLINGLAW, John J. (editor)
HISTORICAL RECORDS OF PORT PHILLIP, The First Annals of the Colony of Victoria

Melbourne. 1972. Heinemann. Reprint of the 1879 original, in the Pioneer series with introduction and notes by C. E. Sayers. XXVIII, 225 PP. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on top outside edge, o/wise near fine. 21.8 x 13.8. 0855610174
Journal of Exploration of Port Phillip made by Charles Grimes, 1802-03 - Order Book of Lieutenant-Governor David Collins during the stay at Port Phillip, 1803-04 - Journal of the Reverend Robert Knopwood, Chaplain to the Settlement, from 24 April 1803 to 31 December 1804.
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$25

66893
SHIPPING
BRITISH VEHICLE FERRIES

London. c. 1996. Shipping Today and Yesterday. October issue supplement. 8 PP with 1 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.8 x 21.
Guide to Ferries: Belfast Freight Ferries Ltd to Woolwich Free Ferry.
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$5

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

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

51241
SHIRLEY, J.
AN INVESTIGATION OF THE SEDIMENTS ON THE CONTINENTAL SHELF OF NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA

Adelaide. 1964. Geological Society of Australia. Reprinted from: Journal of the Geological Society of Australia, Vol. XI, Pt. 2, Pages 331-341. 11 PP with 1 table, and 2 figures with 4 maps and 28 diagrams. Soft cover. Dedicatory note by the author, to Capt. A. H. Cooper, at top of soft cover. Near fine. 24 x 17.7.
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$10

20462
SHOALHAVEN NEWS
TERRA AUSTRALIS INCOGNITA - A VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY

Sydney. 1970. Wiggins Teape. Vol. 2, No.9, February, 1970. 12 PP with 16 b/w illust. Pictorial card cover. Staples removed. Near fine. 27.2 x 21.
A special edition to commemorate the landing at Kurnell of Lieutenant James Cook on April 29, 1770.
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$10

59804
SMITH, Keith Vincent
MARI NAWI: Aboriginal Odysseys

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

70731
SMYTHE, Suzanne
HISTORY OF THE IRON POT - DERWENT LIGHT

Hobart. 2013. Forty South Publishing. 2nd printing of the 2012 original. (8), 116 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine (mint condition). 21 x 21. 978098755683
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$60

70844
SMYTHE, Suzanne
WHALES, MAIDENS AND GOLD - Henry Williams of Hobart Town

London. 2019. Austin Macauley Publishers. 1st Ed. 161 PP with over 85 b/w illustrations (maps, newspaper clippings, paintings, plans, portraits, photos). Pictorial stiff cover. Signed by the author on title page. New. 20.5 x 12.8. 9781528931236
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$45

46902
SOCIETY FOR NAUTICAL RESEARCH
MARINER'S MIRROR [THE]. The Journal of the Society for Nautical Research - Volume 75, No.1

Greenwich. 1989. Society for Nautical Research. Volume 75, No.1. Contains article from P. 53 to 78 with 5 tables. Pictorial soft cover (in colour). Fine. 24 x 17.2.
Old Norse Nautical Distance Tables in the Mediterranean Sea. by Roald Morcken. Contains another article: The Serpent and the Dove: Studying Nelson 's character, by Susan Harmon.
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$10

70877
SOUTER, Gavin
LION AND KANGAROO: The Initiation of Australia 1901-1919

Sydney. 1976. Collins. 1st Ed. XII, 13- 344 PP with 6 in-text drawings, plus 8 pages with 14 colour illustrations and 16 pages with 35 b/w illustrations. Eps: Coat of Arms "Advance Australia". Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Newspaper clipping with review by Douglas Brass, loosely inserted. Fine. 26 x 17. 0002114453
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$25

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

London. 1980. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 56 PP with b/w photos throughout. Fp: Derwenthall and Hendonhall. Soft cover (house flag on front cover). Fine. 21.5 x 14. 0905617134
History & fleet details.
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$10

36516
SPENCER, Mark
THE WRECK OF THE CATTERTHUN (in Australian Geographic, No. 27, 1992)

Sydney. 1992. Australian Geographic Society. Issue No. 27, July-September 1992. 128 PP. Contains article from P.100 to 115 with 1 location map, 1 plan, 4 b/w and 18 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
Inter-colonial trader S.S. Catterthun owned by Eastern and Australian Steamship Co., sunk off Seal Rocks in August 1895 with loss of 55 lives.
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$10

46677
SPIRIDONOVA, Lioudmila, LOFFE, Alexandre, et al.. (editors)
LA FLOTTE DE L' EMPIRE DE RUSSIE

Paris. 1996. Romain Pages Editions. 1st French edition, translated from the Russian original by Vladimir Maximoff. 288 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. French text. 28.7 x 20.6. 2908878798
The Imperial Russian Navy 1696 to 1917. Published for the 300 years anniversary of its founding. Chapter V: Explorations and Scientific voyages.
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$40

70517
STANLEY, Kathleen M.
GUIDING LIGHTS - Tasmania's Lighthouses and Lighthousemen

Hobart. 1991. St. David's Park. 1st Ed. IX, 181 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial card covers. A fine copy. Scarce. 24.8 x 17.6. 0724625682
A vital record of the lives of the personnel keeping the lights shining and of the lighthouses they manned.
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$150

63375
STANTON, John R.
THEORY AND PRACTICE OF PROPELLERS FOR AUXILIARY SAILBOATS

Cambridge, Maryland. 1975. Cornell Maritime Press. 1st Ed. VIII, 71 PP with 3 tables, 17 b/w photos and 39 figures. Fp: folding propeller. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly soiled. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.8 x 15.2. 0870332139
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$10

67422
STEAMSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA
STEAMBOAT BILL - Volume XLIII, issues 177, 178, 179 & 180 - 1986

New York. 1986. Steamship Historical Society of America. Volume 43, No. 1, issue 177, Spring 1986 to No. 4, Issue180, Winter 1986, plus Title Page and "Table of Contents" page for Volume XLIII. Edited by Peter T. Eisele. 328 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft covers (in colour). Some faint old watermarks on lower corner of few pages. Very good. 28 x 21.5.
No. 177: The Early Years of Cruising, by Graham Stallard. A Secret on Queen Mary, by William H.C. Higgins. No. 178: Hands across the Sea - Den Norske Amerikalinje, by Peter C. Kohler. No. 179: The Sitmar Story, by Peter Plowman. No. 180: Italy's Renaissance superliners, by Peter C. Kohler.
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$30

59775
STEWART, Capt. C.S.
A VISIT TO THE SOUTH SEAS IN THE U.S. SHIP VINCENNES, during the years 1829 and 1830; with scenes in Brazil, Peru, Manilla, the Cape of Good Hope, and St. Helena

New York. 1970. Praeger. Reprint of the 1831 original. Two volumes in one, in the Praeger Scholarly Reprints series. Volume I: X*, XI, 12-358 PP. Volume II: IV, 5-360 PP. Cloth cover, gilt title on black vignette on spine. Signature of Professor Geoffrey Blainey (Australian Historian / Author) on front endpaper. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 21.5 x 15.
The first American naval circumnavigation. Volume I: On the "Guerrière" to Brazil, round Cape Horn & Peru, then on the "Vincennes" to the Marquesas (Washington Islands). Volume II: Tahiti/Society Islands, Sandwich Islands, Canton & Manilla, Cape of Good Hope & St. Helena.
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$40

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

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

70808
SUTCLIFFE, Trevor (editor)
SAILING TO SUCCESS - Fremantle's Yachting Heritage and the History of the Fremantle Sailing Club

Fremantle. 2000. Fremantle Sailing Club, Inc. 1st Ed. Forewords by Trevor Sutcliffe and Hugh Plaistowe, Commodore. Introduction by Patricia Brown. VI, 490 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 28.8 x 21. 0646405837
America's Cup 1987, by Max Shean.
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$35

50956
SUTTON, Ann & Myron
THE ENDLESS QUEST - The Life of John Franklin Explorer

London. 1966. Constable Young Books. 1st UK edition of the 1965 US original Journey into Ice. 244 PP with - maps and 55 b/w illustrations. Hard cover. Ex library copy with sellotape marks on covers, library stamps at end of each chapter and on outside edges. Renewed endpapers. Internally clean and still a good copy. 21.7 x 14.
Circumnavigation of Australia, Governor of Tasmania, the Northwest Passage.
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$5

15864
SYSE, J. P., HOWELLS, Astri & CROWDY, Michael
WILH. WILHELMSEN 1861-1977 - A Brief History and a Fleet List

Kendal, UK. 1978. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 144 PP with b/w photos throughout. FEP: Wilh. Wilhelmsen Head Office (in colour). REP: Oil drilling rig Treasure Seeker (in colour). Pictorial card cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 21.5 x 14. 0905617053
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$10

70846
TAPRELL DORLING, Commander
RIBBONS AND MEDALS: Naval - Military & Civil (in 3 parts) / REGIMENTS AT A GLANCE

London. 1918, 1918, 1920 / 1917. George Philip & Son Ltd. Bound copy of 4 different issues. Ribbons & Medals - Part I (6th edition of 1916 original): (8), 13-(over) 86 PP with over 125 b/w illustrations, plus 12 plates in colour for 123 ribbons and a Military Medal with ribbon and clasps. Part II (1st edition of 1918): IV, 56 PP with over 80 b/w illustrations, plus 6 plates in colour for 77 ribbons. Part III "War Supplement", Ribbons and Medals of the Great War. 1st edition of 1920): IV, 5-35 PP with 21 b/w illustrations, plus 1 plate in colour with 14 ribbons. Regiments at a Glance, A Handbook of Regimental Badges and Traditions. (1st edition of 1917): 128 PP with , plus 4 colour plates for 2 King's Colours and 2 Regimental Colours. 4 issues retaining their original front covers bound together with 26 blank pages for notes. Royal blue cloth cover, gilt title on spine reads: "At A Glance - Vol.I". Cloth covers a little rubbed at corners, slight ageing of paper, o/wise fine. A scarce item. 18.5 x 13.
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$150

70811
TASMAN, Abel Janszoon
THE DISCOVERY OF TASMANIA (24 November 1642)

Hobart. 1985. A. B. Caudell, Government Printer. Facsimile reprint of the 1942 original, in a limited edition of 3000 copies. This copy is one of the 250 hard bound copies with a preface by Robin Gray, Premier of Tasmania. (6) 43, (7), (1 colophon) PP with portrait of Abel Janszoon Tasman, c. 1650, his signature and a photo of the Bass Strait Flagship "Abel Tasman" plus 2 folded charts. Fp (in colour): The Hon. R. T. Gray, Premier of Tasmania. Eps: Sketch of anchorage of Heemskirk & Zeehaen (with Dutch Flag in colour). Hard cover, half bound in morocco, gilt title on spine, gilt device on front board. Short tear (< 1 cm) on buckram of front cover. Newspaper clipping from "The Mercury, 21-11-1985, loosely inserted. Near fine. 27.4 x 19.4. 0724622241
Extracts from the Journal of Abel Janszoon Tasman (from translation of the original manuscript in the Colonial Archives at The Hague, by Professor J.E. Heeres) and facsimiles of original maps.
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$55

70696
TASMANIA Sesquicentenary
TASMANIA SESQUICENTENARY 1803-4 - 1953-4: 150TH Anniversary of the Foundation of British Settlement

Hobart. 1952. Government Printer. Bulletin No. 1, August 1952. Foreword by Sir Ronald Cross, Governor. 30, (2) PP with b/w illustrations: 1 painting "Landing at Sullivan Cove" by Allcott and 10 portraits (4 of Governors and 6 of early Explorers). Title page with portrait of Abel Janszoon Tasman. Soft covers, ilustrated front (The Arms of Tasmania). Near fine. 24.5 x 18.5.
Events: September 1953 to November 1954.
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$20

70876
TASMANIAN MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
HUON PINE

Hobart. 1977. TMAG / Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery. 1st Ed. Introduction by D. R. Gregg. Compiled and edited by the staff at TMAG. 24 PP with b/w illustrations (1 map, 1 set of 16 drawings by J.D. Hooker, 1 drawing and 13 photos). Soft covers, pictorial front. Fine. 27 x 19. 0724602658
Publication coinciding with an exhibition at TMAG, 28 June to 28 August 1977.
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$15

62633
TAYLOR, Ron ...
THE SHARK - Part III: Progress towards curbing the shark (in Life Australia)

Melbourne. 1967. Time-Life International (Australia) Pty. Ltd. Volume 42, No. 7, 17 April 1967. Edited by George P. Hunt. 84 PP. Contains article from P. 52 to 74 with 1 map on double page (in colour), 2 drawings, 22 b/w and 9 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (North Vietnam under siege). Near fine. 33.5 x 26.5.
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$10

18317
THOMAS, Leslie
A WORLD OF ISLANDS

New York. 1983. St. Martin's Press. 1st US Ed. 208 PP with 70 b/w photos, plus 16 Colour plates. Fp: The Citadel Canal at Corfu. Eps: Mappemonde. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 25.5 x 19.5. 0312892233
A voyage through some of the world's most famous and romantic islands, with their history.
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$10

54887
THOMPSON, Edward K. HUNT, George P... (editors)
ASIAN SPECTACULAR (Asia's Vacationland) - Special Double Issue (in Life International)

Amsterdam. 1964. Time-Life International. Volume 37, No. 3, August 24, 1964. 192 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Soft cover. Very good. 34.5 x 26.5.
Pre Olympic Issue for the Games at Tokyo (October 1964). Traveler Beware, by C. Northcote Parkinson. Pages 18 to 87: Japan, by Lee Griggs, Robert Fisher, Carleton Mitchell... Pages 90 to 104 South Seas... Hong Kong, by Dong Kingman. Singapore, by Richard M. Powers... Australia by Ernest Shirley...
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$30

35321
TIAKIHANA, Tamati
NORFOLK ISLAND - Being a brief history of the descendants of the "Bounty" mutineers and other settlers of Pitcairn on both Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands

Norfolk Island. 1966. Author. 1st edition with an introduction by the Honourable Roger Nott. 82 PP, plus 14 pages with 8 colour and 9 b/w photos. Card cover, pictorial front (with light wear). Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 21.4 x 14.
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$20

44797
TOGHILL, Jeff
THE BOAT OWNER'S MAINTENANCE MANUAL

Sydney. 1979. Reed. Reprint in a limp edition of the 1970 original. 308 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, sketches, photos). Illustrated endpapers. Pictorial soft. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24.7 x 18.2. 0589501445
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$5

34460
TOGHILL, Jeff
LET'S TRY SAILING

Sydney. 1978. Reed. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w illust. (sketches, drawings and photos). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 21.5. 058950066X
Chapters: An Introduction, The Basic Bits and Pieces, The Fundamentals, Getting under Way, The Spinnaker, Safe Navigastion, Out in the Open, A Few Hints and Tips, Some Common Knots, Glossary of Sailing Terms..
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$20

70228
TORRANCE, William
STEAMERS ON THE RIVER - From Ipswich to the Sea

Brisbane. 1986. Author. 1st Ed. XIV, 278 PP with bw illust. Title page: Federal steamer "Devon" in the Hamilton Reach. Fp: "City of Brisbane". Eps: South Brisbane Reach in 1880. Hard cover, dj. Signed by the author on verso of front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 0959144900
Illustrated account of the activities of steamers on the river and the bay of Brisbane between WWI & WWII.
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$20

70706
VERGER, Pierre
SOUTH SEA ISLANDS

London. 1937. George Routledge. 1st edition in the "Seen by the camera" series, with a foreword by Robert Burnett. XVI PP, plus 48 b/w plates. Cloth cover, title vignette on front cover and spine. Slight ageing/foxing on endpapers and outside edges. Very good. Scarce. 25.2 x 18.5.
48 photographic studies on the islands of French Polynesia and their inhabitants (Amanu, Rapa, Rurutu, Tahiti, ...).
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$120

70839
VINCENT, Thierry
An EXPLORATION of the FATE of the AUSTRALIAN and TASMANIAN ETHNOGRAPHIC COLLECTIONS brought back by the BAUDIN EXPEDITION (in Explorations No. 63)

Melbourne. 2017. ISFAR / Institute for the Study of French-Australian Relations. Summer 2017-2018. 108 PP. Contains article between pages 3 and 25 with 1 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.2 x 14.5.
Other article: (pages 26 to 52), The Adventurous Life of Juliette Lopès-Rastoul-Henry, by Yannick Lageat & Les Hetherington.
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$15

50326
VOITH
VOITH-SCHNEIDER PROPULSION

Heidenheim, Germany. 1975. J. M. Voith GmbH. December 1975 edition of 1000 copies. 8 PP with 1 diagram, 8 b/w photos and 3 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.2 x 15
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$10

18786
VON DER PORTEN, Edward P.
THE GERMAN NAVY IN WORLD WAR TWO

London. 1972. Pan Books. 2nd printing of the 1972 Pan Books edition, (original UK of 1970). XVI, 286, (2 adv.) PP with 6 maps & diagrams, plus 16 pages with 17 bw photos. Paperback. Covers with a few creases, light foxing of edges, o/wise a good copy. 17.8 x 11. 0330232355
The development of the new German Navy, following Scapa Flow (June 1919), her pre-war years (secret building programmes...).
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$5

70767
WAGNER, Kip & TAYLOR, L.B.
PIECES OF EIGHT - Recovering the Riches of a Lost Spanish Treasure Fleet

London. 1967. Longmans. 1st. UK Ed. 222 PP with 1 map, plus 24 pages with 20 colour photos, 14 b/w photos, and 5 plans & diagrams. Fp: A gold imperial eight-escudo coin. Eps: A map of the West Indies and Mexico or New Spain by H. Moll. Cloth cover with gilt device on front cover. A near fine copy. 24 x 15.7.
The search for and research on the ships of the Plate fleet sunk off the Florida coast in a 1715 hurricane.
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$25

66195
WALKER, Frank B.
THE DARK BETRAYAL

Sydney. 1997. Kingfisher Press. 1st Ed. XII, 326 PP. Pictorial card cover. Dedicatory note on half title page dated and signed by the author. Front cover with light crease. Near fine. 21 x 14.7. 0646337661
Novel mixing fact and fiction. An Australian sailor on the trail of traders/traitors who were dealing with Germany and Japan during World War II.
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$20

55268
WALKER, George W.
A HISTORY OF ST. ANDREW'S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWCASTLE, to commemorate One Hundred Years of Service on the Laman Street Site

Newcastle. 1989. St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. 1st Ed. (2), VIII, 52 PP with 18 portraits, 25 b/w illustrations (1 facsimile of document, 2 plans and 22 photos) and 7 colour photos. 3 letters loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.5 x 21.
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$20

17757
WALLACE, Joseph
THE DEEP SEA

New York. 1987. Gallery Books. 1st Ed. 143 PP with bw and colour illust., (over 100 colour photos). Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 26 x 26. 0831721774
Discoveries, exploration and studies of the oceans, since the days of William Beebe. Life without light - robot submersibles - treasure hunts - El Nino...
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$20

31841
WARE, J. K., Naval Historian
AN OUTLINE OF AUSTRALIAN NAVAL HISTORY

Canberra. 1976. Department of Defence (Navy) / AGPS. 1st Ed. VI, 90 PP with 24 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25 x 17.5. 0642022550
From the discovery and settlement to the post-Vietnam era.
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$10

20484
WARNER, Oliver
A PORTRAIT OF LORD NELSON

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

53833
WARSHIPS
THE GATEFOLD BOOK OF THE WORLD'S GREAT WARSHIPS

London. 1994. Brown Books. 1st Ed. (8) PP with 4 colour photos, plus 36 pull-out gatefolds. Each gatefold (29.5 x 86) with a cut-away in colour, and b/w or colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards, spiral bound. Fine. 30.7 x 26. 1897884028
From the Roman Galley and the Viking Longship, to the Dreadnought, the Nimitz etc...
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$10

36695
WASHINGTON, George
WASHINGTON'S OFFICIAL MAP OF YORKTOWN

Washington. 1964. National Archives. Reprint of the 1952 edition. National Archives Facsimile No. 21. (2), 6 PP with 1 head piece, plus colour map at centre fold. Soft cover, title vignette pasted down on front cover, bound with a tie. Staples removed, o/wise very good. 41.6 x 27.3.
A facsimile reproduction of the map of Yorktown at the time of Cornwallis' surrender, which resulted in American independence.
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$15

52310
WATELET, Marcel (editor)
GERARD MERCATOR COSMOGRAPHE, le temps et l'espace

Antwerp. 1994. Fonds Mercator Paribas. 1st Ed. Foreword by Hugo Weckx, and preface by Maurice Wollecamp. 445, (3 colophon) PP with b/w and colour illustrations, including 4 folded plates. Fp: Portrait anonyme de Gérard Mercator. Eps: Canevas pour la construction d'un portulan. Cloth cover, gilt device (Brass Compass) on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Illustrated slip case (an astrolabe). French text. Fine. 33 x 25.3. 9061533147
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$125

70945
WATSON, Catherine
FULL AND PLENTY - An Oral History of Apple Growing in the Huon Valley

Hobart. 1987. Twelvetrees Publishing Co. 1st Ed. Foreword by Humphrey McQueen. (8), 108 PP with 58 b/w illustrations (2 documents, 3 apple labels and 53 photos). Eps: 28 labels. Soft covers, dj. Dust jacket with a few rubs or repaired nicks, o/wise near fine. Scarce. Oblong: 24.5 x 26.5. 0949179051
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$65

41553
WELLINGS, H. P.
BENJAMIN BOYD IN AUSTRALIA (1842-1849)

Bega, NSW. c. 1980. Bega News Print. Reprint. 48 PP with 1 head piece, 1 tail piece, and 11 b/w illust. Soft cover. Very good. 21.3 x 13.8.
Shipping Magnate: Merchant: Banker: Pastoralist and Station Owner: Member of the Legislative Council: Town Planner: Whaler.
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$5

70778
WHITE, Michael W. D.
AUSTRALIAN SUBMARINES. A History

Canberra. 1992. AGPS. 1st Ed. Foreword by Vice Admiral I. D. G. MacDougall. XIV, 284 PP with 94 figures (maps, sketches, photos), plus 1 folded plate (figure 37) with profiles of J5 and J6, and AEI and AE2 (between pages 86 & 87). Fp: Author at periscope of "Otway" in 1968. Pictorial soft cover, dj. Ex library copy with stamps on half title page and title page. Covers and dust jacket lightly rubbed/creased. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Still a very good copy of a now scarce item. 25 x 17.6. 064424397X
The fortunes of the Australian Submarine Service from 1910 to the present (1992).
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$80

70807
WHITINGTON, R. S.
SIR FRANK - The Frank Packer Story

Melbourne. 1971. Cassell Australia Ltd. 1st Ed. Foreword by Sir Robert Menzies. XII, (2), 306 PP with 2 b/w illustrations (1 cartoon and 8 facsimiles of cards), plus 16 pages with 26 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Near fine. 21.7 x 14.5. 0304939978
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$25

70581
WHITLAM, Gough
GOUGH WHITLAM, Man Always on the Go (in Life Australia - 1967)

Melbourne. 1967. Life Australia. Volume 43, No. 13, December 25, 1967. 76 PP. Contains article from P.18 to 23 with 13 b/w photos. Pictorial soft covers with light wear. Very good copy. 33.5 x 26.7.
Other articles: Goodby to Aden - and Cheerio, (pages 10 to 17 with 13 b/w photos), by George de Carvalho. The Magic Moment , When Life begins, (pages 32 to 40 with 17 colour photos), by Ernest Havemann.
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$10

52012
WHITLOCK, Peter & PEARCE, William
H.M.S. VICTORY AND ADMIRAL LORD NELSON

Portsmouth. c. 1989. Royal Naval Museum. Reprint. 24 PP with 8 colour photos, and 29 colour illustrations. Inside front cover: Lord Nelson's Prayer. Pictorial soft cover. Top corner of back cover with a crease. Near fine. 29.8 x 20.8.
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$5

63189
WIDDOWS, Nick
CAR FERRIES OF THE BRITISH ISLES 1992/3

Kilgetty, Wales. 1992. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. Foreword by Bill Moses. 56 PP with 31 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title-page. Fine. 21 x 14.7. 187194712X
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$10

50174
WILKES, Kenneth
EXERCISES FOR THE OCEAN YACHT NAVIGATOR

London. 1980. Nautical Books. 2nd edition of the 1980 original. 188 PP with tables and figures. Pictorial laminated boards. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Occasional foxing. Very good. 20.5 x 19.5. 0245536183
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$5

18463
WILKES, Kenneth
PRACTICAL YACHT NAVIGATOR

London. 1987. Nautical Books. 5th Ed. 208 PP with 124 fig. & 50 b/w photos in text. Fp: At sea, but where?. Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 20.5 x 19.5. 0713657006
A manual for the RYA Yachtmaster Certificate.
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$5

69893
WILSON, Barry
SHARK BAY: Discover Monkey Mia & Other Natural Wonders

Perth. 1989. CALM (Department of Conservation and Land Management) Publications. 1st Ed. 24 PP with 1 b/w illustrations (Portrait of William Dampier) and colour illustrations (1 map with location map and 46 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 21. 0730925323
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$10

11703
WILSON, Bruce
COLONIAL IDENTITIES - Canada from 1760 to 1815

Ottawa. 1988. National Archives of Canada. 1st Ed., in Records of Our History series. XII, 236 PP with 113 b/w and colour reproductions of archival records (maps, engravings, paintings ..). Eps: Seal hunting. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 22.2. 0660126664
The period of war and uncertainties which shaped modern Canada.
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$25

70688
WINCHESTER, Clarence (editor)
SHIPPING WONDERS OF THE WORLD - A Saga of the Sea in Story and Picture (in Two Volumes)

London. 1936-37. The Amalgamated Press. 1st Ed. Volume I: (4), 836 PP with b/w illustrations including 46 photogravures plates and a plate (R.M.S. Queen Mary), plus 14 colour plates (2 on double page). Volume II: (4), 837-1764 PP with b/w illustrations including 53 photogravure plates, plus 14 colour plates. Volume including a Glossary of Sea Terms & Index (25 pages) . Original blue cloth cover, title and decoration in blind on front cover, gilt title and decoration on spine. A few speckle marks around the outside edges, and a short tear (1cm) at head of spine of volume 2. Occasional foxing and slight ageing of paper. Still a nice set. 28 x 21.
Two massive volumes containing a mountain of information for the shiplover. Covers all maritime subjects with many chapters written by Frank C. Bowen & A.C. Hardy (consulting editors) and other well-known maritime authors.
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$100

21012
WINTON, John (editor)
THE WAR AT SEA 1939-1945 - An Anthology of Personal Experience selected and edited by John Winton

London. 1994. Pimlico. Reprint of the 1967 original. Volume I in the Freedom's Battle series. XX, 416 PP, plus 16 pages with 17 bw photos. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing on outside edges, o/wise very good. 23.3 x 15.2. 071266064X
The contributors: Winston Churchill, John Masefield, C.S. Forester, ..
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$5

60658
YACHTING (the Editors of)
YOUR NEW BOAT

New York. 1946. Simon and Schuster. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Herbert L. Stone. (2), 190 PP with b/w illustrations (sketches, plans, photos). Cloth cover, dj. Small pieces missing from the dust jacket, slight ageing of paper. Very good. 29.7 x 22.
Yachts plans and what they mean. Consider the architect... Plans of Racers and day sailers (30), Auxiliary cruisers (68), Motor-Sailers (5), Motor boats (19). At the end of each description: price value in May 1946.
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$15

41405
YSKA, Redmer
AN ERRAND OF MERCY - Captain Jacob Eckhoff and the loss of the Kakanui

Wellington. 2001. Banshee Books. 1st Ed. 106 PP with 26 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0473076993
Attempted rescue of a sealing gang stranded on Macquarie Island.
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$25