72202
ABERDEEN & COMMONWEALTH LINE
EMBARKATION and Baggage Notice T.S.S. "Esperance Bay"

Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line. London. 1934. March 1934 edition. Sailing from Southampton on 10 October 1934. 4 PP with 1 illustration at back (a Scottish Terrier). Covers lightly soiled. Near fine. 20. 2 x 12.5.
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$20

72201
ABERDEEN & COMMONWEALTH LINE
PORT SAID and SUEZ CANAL

Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line. London. 1931. September 1931 edition. 4 PP with 2 house flags and illustrated front (a Scottish terrier). Covers lightly soiled and worn, o/wise near fine. 21.6 x 14.
Brief history and description of the crossing.
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$20

58454
AHS
THE AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY - Journal and Proceedings: Part 3 - 1901

The Australian Historical Society. Sydney. 1920. 1920 reprint of the September 1906 original Part 3, 1901. Edited by F.M. BLADEN & Frank WALKER. 21-44 PP Stapled soft wrappers (repaired at spine). Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 21.4 x 13.6.
4 papers: Notes on the Life of John Hunter, Admiral, Governor of New South Wales by F.M. Bladen, read before the Society, 10th June 1901. The Administration of Lachlan Macquarie, fifth Governor of New South Wales, by Frank Walker, read before the Society, 2nd September 1901. ...
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$25

58460
AHS
THE AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY - Journal and Proceedings: Part 4 - 1901-2

The Australian Historical Society. Sydney. 1920. 1920 reprint of the December 1906 original Part IV, 1901-2. Edited by A. Houisou & N. Selfe. 45-68 PP Soft cover. Staples removed. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 21.4 x 13.6.
2 papers read before the Society in 1901 and 1902: Old St. Phillip's, by Andrew Houison, read 2nd December 1901 - A Century of Sydney Cove and the Genesis of the Circular Quay, by Norman Selfe, read 3rd February 1902.
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$15

58461
AHS
THE AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY - Journal and Proceedings: Vol. 2, Part 9 - 1904

The Australian Historical Society. Sydney. 1913. Vol. II, Part IX, 1904. Edited by A. B. Portus. 197-228 PP Soft cover. Back cover missing. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 21.4 x 13.6.
1 paper read before the Society in 1904: Early Australian Steamers, Period 1831-1856 (conclued), by A. B. Portus, read 30th June 1904.
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$25

69684
AMBROSE, Stephen E.
D-DAY: June 6, 1944 - The Climatic Battle of World War II

Simon & Schuster UK Ltd. London. 2016. 1st UK paperback edition. 655, (3) PP with 9 maps, plus 32 pages with 64 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine with faint creases. Very good. 19.8 x 13. 9781471158261
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$10

51116
AMSA
AUSTRALIAN GLOBAL MARITIME DISTRESS AND SAFETY SYSTEM (GMDSS) HANDBOOK

Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA). Canberra. 1998. 2nd edition of April 1998. (6), 105 PP with over 20 figures. Pictorial soft cover (slightly rubbed). Some highlighting and underlining of text, occasional notes or scoring in margin, o/wise very good. 29.7 x 21 0642221049
The Australian GMDSS training and operations manual.
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$5

16426
ANDERSON, Dr. Charles & HAFIZ, Ahmed
COMMON REEF FISHES OF THE MALDIVES, Part 2

Novelty. Male, Rep. of Maldives. 1989. 1st Ed. (2), 85 PP with 80 colour photos. Pictorial laminated hard cover. Fine. 19 x 14.5. 9991580107
Information and photographs on more of the common fishes covered in the original guide.
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$10

14889
ARENSON, Sarah
THE ENCIRCLED SEA - The Mediterranean Maritime Civilization

Constable. London. 1990. 1st Ed. XII, 205 PP with 9 maps & 49 b/w illust., plus 24 pages with 41 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 17. 009469480X
The contribution of the Mediterranean civilisations to our modern world. The people living on its edges, ship construction, port engineering, naval warfare...
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$10

36575
AUSTRALIAN SHIPPING
AUSTRALIAN SHIPPING AND SHIPBUILDING 1981

A.G.P.S. / Department of Transport. Canberra. 1981. 34th edition. IV, 94 PP with 19 tables. Pictorial card cover (damaged). Internally near fine. 25 x 17.5. 0642067538
Data as at 30 June 1981. Trading Vessels... Trades... Passenger ferries... Ships imported & ships constructed. Dry docks and patent slipways.
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$5

34738
AVON PRINTS
CATALOGUE OF SHIP PORTRAITS, SHIPPING AND MARITIME VIEWS

Avon Fine Prints / Caxton Press. Christchurch, NZ. 1975. 1st Ed. 48 PP with 6 duotone and 50 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover (Blackwall Frigate Seringapatam). Very good. 24.6 x 18.6.
Catalogue of Avon Fine Prints, a publishing company specialising in high quality colour prints in limited edition. 49 prints offered to the collector or the investor.
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$10

17533
AXELSON, Kjell A. & JOHANNESSON, Tomas
THE GORTHON SHIPPING COMPANIES 1915-1985

World Ship Society. London. 1985. 1st Ed. 64 PP with b/w photos throughout. Fp (in colour): Ada Gorthon on trials. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15. 0905617363
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$10

72313
BABITS, Lawrence E. & VAN TILBURG, Hans (editors)
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - A Reader of Substantive and Theoretical Contributions

Plenum Press. New York. 1998. 1st edition in "The Plenum Series of Underwater Archaeology". XX, 590 PP with close to 100 headpieces and figures (drawings, maps, plans, photos). Pictorial laminated boards. Discreet name of previous owner on inside front cover, o/wise a fine, as new copy. Scarce. 25.2 x 17.8. 0306453304
9 parts containing 48 papers. Parts: The Field, Areal Studies, Research Design, Finding Sites, High Technology, Site Significance, Data Recovery, Conservation, Interpretation and Exhibition.
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$110

16834
BATEMAN, Commodore W. S. G., SHERWOOD, Commander R.J., SEARS, Lieutenant J.S. &
NAVY EDITION, 80th Anniversary of the Arrival of the Australian Fleet (in Australian Defence Force Journal)

Australian Defence Force Journal. Canberra. 1993. Volume No 103, November/December 1993. 72 PP (P. 1 to 51 on the R.A.N.), with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.5. ISSN13202545
Maritime Power and Australia - Traditions, Customs and Changes in the Royal Australian Navy - Navies and the Protection of Peaceful Shipping...
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$5

72294
BATESON, Charles
THE CONVICT SHIPS 1787-1868

Brown, Son & Ferguson. Glasgow. 1985. Reprint of the 2nd edition of 1969 (original of 1959). XI, 421 PP, plus 16 pages with 15 b/w illustrations. Fp: 2 pencil sketches of the first "Surrey". Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Fine (mint condition). 22 x 16. 0851741959
The voyages, the administrative system...
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$150

72138
BENNETT, Isobel
W. J. DAKIN'S CLASSIC STUDY "AUSTRALIAN SEASHORES" - A Guide to the temperate shores for the beach-lover, the naturalist, the shore-fisherman and the student

Angus & Robertson. Sydney. 1987. Fully revised, expanded, deluxe edition of the 1952 original. (XII), 411 PP fully illustrated in colour (location maps, drawings and photos). Fp: Beachcombing. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, a few small nicks to the dust jacket, o/wise a fine copy. Oblong: 24.8 x 27. 0207155615
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$45

39157
BLYTH, Captain Ken & CORRIS, Peter
PETRO-PIRATES - The hijacking of the Petro Ranger

Allen & Unwin. Sydney. 2000. 1st Ed. XVI, 192 PP with 19 headpieces, and 30 facsimiles of documents, plus 8 pages with 12 colour illustrations (1 map and 12 photos). Pictorial soft cover. As new. 23 x 15. 1865083682
Attacked by pirates on a short voyage from Singapore to Saigon. Aftermath...
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$15

38705
BOWDITCH, Nathaniel
AMERICAN PRACTICAL NAVIGATOR - An Epitome of Navigation and Nautical Astronomy

United States Hydrographic Office / Secretary of the Navy. Washington. 1939. Reprint of the 1938 revised edition. Publication No. 9. Part I: 392 PP with 137 figures (drawings, sketches and b/w photos). Part II: 387 PP with 43 tables. Cloth cover. Browning and foxing spots on outside edges. Ingleton bookplate on front endpaper. Near fine. 26 x 18.
This epitome of navigation by Nathaniel Bowditch, has been continuously updated and revised since it was first published in 1802. Part I: Text and Appendices. Part II: Tables.
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$20

31132
BOWKER, R. M.
A BOAT OF YOUR OWN - A Guide to the Selection, Buying, Building, Maintenance, and Chartering of Yachts and Dinghies

Cassell. London. 1959. 1st Ed. XII, 148 PP with tables and 16 figures, plus 18 pages with 27 b/w photos. Fp: South Coast One-Design 6-tonners. Hard cover. Spine sunned, some foxing, o/wise a very good clean copy. 20.5 x 13.5
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$5

65949
BRADY, Eunice
THE WALTER HOOD

Shepp. Sydney. 1985. 1st Ed. V, 58 PP with 1 map & 12 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Copy signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 21 x 13.6. 0949250082
Wreck of the Aberdeen White Star Line ship Walter Hood on 26th April, 1870. The involvement of the author with the wreck.
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$25

62410
BRAYNARD, Frank O.
LIVES OF THE LINERS

Cornell Maritime Press. New York. 1947. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 204 PP with 42 drawings of liners by the author. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with repaired tears and pieces missing. Faint foxing, o/wise near fine internally. 23.5 x 16.
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$20

47386
BRODSKY, George (editor)
COLLINS ALL SERVICES POLYGLOT DIARY

Collins Bros & Coy. Ltd. Sydney. 1945. 1st Ed. (8), 180, (2 calendars 1944, 1945 &1946) PP, plus diary part (80 notes), (16 cash account), (14 index) PP. Outside edges marbled. Hard covers, cloth spine. Covers rubbed. Note on front endpaper. Ageing of paper. Very good. Scarce. 17 x 10.
Services: issued for the Australian forces fighting in South East Asia. Polyglot sections: French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Japanese and Malayan.
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$100

53886
BROTHERTON, Miner K.
THE 12-VOLT BIBLE for boats

Bradford on Avon. 2000. Thomas Reed Publications. Reprint of the 1991 original. XVIII, 174 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22 x 14.8. 0901281875
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$10

38641
BROUWER, C. A., Van de REE, M... (editors)
TEKENEN VOOR EEN VLOOT

Koninklijke Nedloyd Groep. Amsterdam. 1982. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 5 cartoons, 15 plans, 8 colour and 72 b/w photos. Title page: Nedlloyd Container Ship. Pictorial laminated stiff cover. Fine. Dutch text. 25 x 17.5. 9022818241
Outline of the Dutch merchant shipping line, Nedlloyd Group and its fleet.
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$10

71764
BROWN, T. Nigel & COTTER, Charles H. (editors)
BROWN'S NAUTICAL ALMANAC / DAILY TIDE TABLES FOR 1982

Brown, Son & Ferguson. Glasgow. 1981. 105th year of publication. 20, (24 colour pages with instruments), 967 PP with tables and adverising material, plus 1 colour plate "Buoyage". Card cover, cloth spine. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Very good. 22 x 14.2.
Tables, Astronomical Ephemeris, Interpolation, Tide tables... Lists: Lights, Beacons and Buoys of the United Kingdom.
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$15

19260
BUCHANAN, Gary et al.
GREAT VOYAGES OF THE WORLD, 25 adventures on the high seas and great rivers of the world

Readers's Digest. Sydney. 1997. 1st Australian edition. 176 PP with maps & location maps, and colour photos. Title spread: the Xi Ling gorge, on the Yangtze river. Half title page: Portside anchor. Pict. laminated boards, dj. Fine. 30.2 x 21.5. 0864491972
Round the world on the QE2 - On the rivers: Shannon (Ireland), Rhine (Germany), Mekong... On the high seas: to St Helena and Tristan da Cunha, from Bali to Sydney...
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$25

72069
BURNESS, Peter
TO THE FLANDERS FIELDS 1917

Australian War Memorial. Canberra. 2007. 1st edition, July 2007. 44 PP with 21 b/w photos and 16 colour illustrations (1 map, 8 photos and 7 paintings). Stiff covers, pictorial front. Fine (mint condition). Oblong: 20 x 21. 9781921353031
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$20

37898
CALVOCORESSI, Richard
MARINE PAINTING

Phaidon Press. Oxford. 1978. 1st Ed. (8), 72 PP with 30 b/w and 54 colour illustrations selected and introduced by Richard Calvocoressi. Stiff cover, illustrated front cover (Battle of the Texel). Corners of front cover with creases, spine slightly rubbed. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. Large format: 41.5 x 29. 0714817740
A glance through this book will give some idea of the multiplicity of different subjects or categories that exist under the general heading of marine painting.
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$30

22129
COLEMAN, Neville
AUSTRALIAN SEA FISHES SOUTH OF 30░ S

Doubleday. Sydney. 1980. 1st Ed. 302 PP with b/w figures and almost 300 colour photos accompanied by b/w figures and location maps. FEP: Area Map. REP: Provinces around Australia. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing, o/wise near fine. 29.2 x 22.2. 0868240184
Each of the photographed species is accompanied by details of family, common & scientific name, original author with date, ..
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$10

51337
COLEMAN, P. L.
A CRITIQUE OF K. G. McINTYRE: The Secret Discovery of Australia (in The Victorian Historical Journal - 1979 - Vol.50, No.1)

Royal Historical Society of Victoria. Melbourne. 1979. 195th issue, February 1979. 46 PP. Contains article from P. 8 to 17 with 1 map. Soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 14.8.
Other articles: ... A Baron under siege: Von Muller and the Press in the 1870s, by J.M. Powell. John Leadbeater (1831-1888), A Naturalist in Victoria, by D.H. Kemp.
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$10

16247
CORNELL, Gwenda
PACIFIC ODYSSEY

Adlard Coles London. 1985. . 1st paperback edition. (4), 218 PP & 8 pages with 17 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 21.3 x 13.6. 0229117589
A five-year voyage to the unusual and usual ports: Pitcairn, Gambier, Tuvalu, Tikopia, Trobriands, ...
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$10

70893
COTTER, Jarrod (editor)
LANCASTER, Britain's Iconic War-Winning Bomber - Aeroplane Icons Series

Kelsey Publishing / Aeroplane Magazine. Cudham, Kent.. 2013. 1st edition. 132 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, drawings, plans, photos), plus a large folded plate with 2 plans (scale1:144). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 9781907426520
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$10

13776
COWSILL, Miles & HENDY, John
HARWICH - HOOK OF HOLLAND

Ferry Publications. Kilgetty, UK. 1988. 1st Ed. 52 PP with b/w illust. (photos, plans). Eps: Colour photos of ferries. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 14.8 x 20.8. 0951309315
Historical insight of the Sealink route between Harwich and Hook of Holland.
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$10

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

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

32902
CROMIE, William J.
EXPLORING THE SECRETS OF THE SEA

George Allen and Unwin. London. 1964. 1st UK Ed. XIII, (3), 300, (2 adv.) PP with 13 headpieces and 80 figures (drawings by George Geygan and b/w photos). FP: Icebreakers and cargo ships in Antarctica. Hard cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Some foxing. Very good. 21.5 x 14.2.
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$5

72312
CUMPSTON, J. S.
SHIPPING ARRIVALS & DEPARTURES, SYDNEY, 1788-1825

Roebuck Society. Canberra. 1977. 1st edition, No. 22 in the Roebuck Society Publication series. VII, 164, 66 (Index) and 3 (additions & amendments) PP with 1 illustration and 2 tailpieces, plus 4 plates (1 b/w illust and 3 maps). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Near fine copy. 24.6 x 17.8. 0909434158
An altered edition of the 1963 original.
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$35

72240
CUNARD
CARPATHIA, 'Guided by a Greater Hand' - COMMEMORATIVE DINNER

Cunard. London. 2012. Commemorative Dinner: Sunday 15 April 2012. 4 PP with 1 colour and 7 b/w photos. Menu at centrefold. Front cover: "Carpathia". Fine (mint condition). 29.7 x 21.
History of the Carpathia: launched August 1902 and torpedoed in July 1918 and still remembered for her role following the sinking of the "Titanic", and history of his Captain, Commodore Sir Arthur Rostron (1869 - 1940).
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$50

72204
CUNARD
"MEDIA" & "PARTHIA" - One Class Only / First Class

Cunard Line. Liverpool. 1947. Folded poster with 5 folds. Recto: 2 colour illustrations (1 painting of the sister ships by Walter Thomas & 1 colour photo of Cocktail Bar of Parthia) and details. Verso: 7 colour photos of accommodation on either "Media" or "Parthia". Near fine condition. Format: 45 x 55 / folded: 23 x 10.
First new Passenger Liners to enter the post-war (World War II) fleet of the Cunard Line. Maiden voyages Liverpool to New York respectively 20th of August of 1947 and 10th of April 1948.
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$50

72295
DAGGETT, Charles & SHAFFER, Christopher
DIVING FOR THE GRIFFIN

Weidenfeld & Nicholson. London. 1990. 1st Ed. XII, 178 PP with 4 maps & 1 plate, plus 16 pages with 1 chart & 31 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Paper ageing a little around edges, o/wise a fine copy. Scarce. 24 x 16. 0297810634
History of the English East India Company Marine Service, the four voyages of the East Indiaman Griffin, her sinking in 1761 and the recovery of her cargo in the late 1980's.
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$40

63223
DANIELSON, Richard
THE ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET (Volumes 1 & 2)

Author Laxey, Isle of Man. 1987 & 1989. Volume 1: 32 PP with 5 b/w and 22 colour photos. Volume 2: (2), 62 PP with 3 facsimiles of documents, 16 b/w and 37 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. Oblong: 15 x 21. 0951315501 & 095131551X
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$20

13775
DANIELSON, Richard & HENDY, John
THE MANXMAN STORY

T. Stephenson. Prescot, Merseyside. 1983. 1st Ed. (2), 30 PP with 14 b/w photos. Pictorial soft covers witha few creases at bottom front, o/wise very good. Oblong: 14.8 x 21. 0901314226
Story of the passenger steam packet Manxman linking Douglas on the Isle of Man to England and Wales.
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$10

61752
DANISH SHIPPING
EAC TRANSPORT

The East Company Ltd. Copenhagen, Denmark. c. 1995. Brochure: 3 folds with colour illustrations (1 map, 6 logos of shipping lines and 11 photos). Fine. 23.5 x 23.5.
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$5

47553
DARMAN, Peter (editor)
WARSHIPS AND SUBMARINES OF WORLD WAR II

Grange Books. London. 2004. 1st Ed., in the Military Handbook series. 192 PP with 184 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 22.2 x 14.8. 1840136766
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$10

46031
DE BOER, G. J. (editor)
MARITIEM JAARBOEK - 1e Editie

Uitgeverij De Alk. Alkmaar. 1985. 1st Ed. 208 PP with tables, plans and b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Dutch text. Fine. 24.5 x 17.2. 9060139364
Dutch Merchant Navy. Royal Dutch Navy...
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$10

59538
DELANO, Amasa
A NARRATIVE OF A VOYAGE TO NEW HOLLAND AND VAN DIEMEN'S LAND

Cat & Fiddle Press. Hobart. 1973. Facsimile extract of the 1817 original, limited to 500 copies. 58 PP. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, o/wise fine. 22.3 x 14. 0858530104
A facsimile extract from "A Narrative of Voyages and Travels in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres comprising three Voyages round the World together with a Voyage of survey and discovery in the Pacific Ocean and Oriental Islands". Sealing in Bass Strait, calls of the ship Perseverance at Hobart and Sydney in 1804.
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$30

72308
DELGADO, James P. (editor)
ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF UNDERWATER AND MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY

British Museum Press. London. 1997. 1st Ed. 493 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Fp: Excavating a ceramic "Krater" from the Kas wreck at Uluburun, Turkey. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Hinge of front board/spine repaired. Dust jacket with a lightly faded spine and rubbed front edges. Contents clean and near fine. 28 x 22.3. 9780714121291
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$50

72207
DENHAM, H. M.
THE AEGEAN - A Sea-Guide to its Coasts and Islands

John Murray. London. 1983 5th UK edition fully revised and enlarged. XXIX, 278 PP with c. 20 drawings by Madge Denham and c. 120 sketch maps, insets & harbour plans by Ayuda Scott-Elliot, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w photos. Title page drawing by David Knight. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Few foxing spots on outside edges and a few spots on endpapers. Contents fine. 24 x 16. 0393031977
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$25

63688
DENNY, Colin
TROUBLE FAR FROM HOME, for the last of the Yankee square-riggers (in 40░ South Tasmania)

40 Degrees South Pty Ltd. Hobart. 2007. Issue 44, Autumn 2007. 88 PP. Contains article from P. 18 to 27 with 10 b/w photos by John Kurtum. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
The 1941 three-masted steel barque Kaiulani voyage to Durban and her call in Hobart on the return trip: 20 June to 6 October 1942.
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$10

70959
DEPT OF PRIMARY INDUSTRY
AUSTRALIAN FISHERIES Volume 39, No. 3, 1980

Fisheries Division, Department of Primary Industry. Canberra. 1980. March 1980. 72 PP with b/w illustrations: drawings, plans and photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 25 x 17.5.
"Soela", chartered by the CSIRO for researches in the Australian Fishing Zone, by J.G.H. Maxwell. NZ albacore Tuna catch tops 800 tonnes, by G. Habib & R. Cade. Continued growth for top end prawner, by A. J. Green. ...
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$5

72316
DOLIN, Eric Jay
LEVIATHAN: The History of Whaling in America

W. W. Norton & Co. New York. 2007. 1st Ed. 480 PP with 26 b/w illustrations (1 title spread and 25 head pieces), plus 32 pages with 62 b/w illustrations. Hard covers, device on front board and gilt title on spine, dj. Fine (mint condition). 24.2 x 16.5. 9780393060577
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$35

72171
DOW, Eric
How to Build the SHELLBACK DINGHY

Woodenboat Publications. Brooklin, Maine. 1993. 1st Ed. Introduction by Jon Wilson. VI, 56 PP with 2 pages "kit part list" & "Shellback Study Plan" and 200 b/w photos by Sherry Streeter. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 27.7 x 21. 9780937822272
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$20

72346
DROMGOOLE, Sarah (editor)
LEGAL PROTECTION OF THE UNDERWATER CULTURAL HERITAGE: National and International Perspectives

Kluwer Law International Ltd. London. 1999. 1st Ed. XX, 239, (5 blank) PP with 2 sketch maps and 4 graphs. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Fine (as new condition). 24.5 x 17.5. 9041197621
National Perspectives: Australia, by Bill Jeffery. China, by Porter Hozagland. France, by Gwenaëlle Le Gurun... Turkey by Janet Blake. UK, by Sarah Dromgoole. USA, by Ole Warner and Caroline M. Blanco. An International Perspective by Patrick J. O'Keefe.
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$100

45322
DRURY, Nevill
AUSTRALIA'S WATERWAYS

Rigby. Adelaide. 1978. 1st Ed. 157 PP with 7 tables, 54 maps and 84 colour photos. Laminated pictorial boards. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 27.5 x 20.2. 0727008369
Swimming, fishing, water-skiing...
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$15

36528
DUNMORE, John
CHRONOLOGY OF PACIFIC HISTORY

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

70910
EDEN, Paul E. (editor)
ROYAL AIR FORCE SALUTE 2014 - "D-DAY" 70th Anniversary

Royal Air Force Media and Communications / Key Publishing. Stamford, Lincs.. 2013. 1st edition. Foreword by Air Chief Marshall Sir Andrew Pukford. 100 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, drawings, plans, photos). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$10

72334
ELKIN, Dolores, MURRAY, Cristian, BASTIDA, Ricardo et al.
EL NAUFRAGIO DE LA HMS SWIFT - 1770: Arqueologia Maritima en la Patagonia

Vazquez Mazzini Editores. Buenos Aires, Argentina. 2011 1st Ed. Foreword by Pilar Luna Erreguerena. Preface by Dolores Elkin. 382 PP with tables and over 300 b/w or colour illustrations. 1 DVD inside pocket at rear of book. Pictorial stiff covers. Spanish text. Fine. 24 x 17. 9789879132326
Shipwrecked at Puerto Deseado, Santa Cruz, Argentina.
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$100

71740
ELLMERS, Chris
GEORGE REID RIVER THAMES in the late Twenties & early Thirties

Dirk Nishen Publishing. London. 1987. 1st edition in the Photo-Library I. Edited by Mike Seaborne. 32 PP with 29 b/w photos. Illustrated stiff covers. Fine. 24.5 x 16.3. 1855781010
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$15

18659
FAIRHALL, David
RUSSIA LOOKS TO THE SEA - A Study of the Expansion of Soviet Maritime Power

Andre Deutsch. London. 1971. 1st Ed. 287 PP with 6 figures (5 maps) & 42 tables, plus 16 pages with 28 b/w photos. Hard cover. Image shows title-page. Light foxing mostly around page edges. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.6. 0233962247
Expansion of merchant shipping, fishing fleets, oceanographic research, as well as naval operations with overseas bases or floating support.
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$10

42515
FALCONER, William & BURNEY, William
A NEW UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY OF THE MARINE; being, a copious explanation of the technical terms and phrases usually employed in the construction, equipment, machinery, movements, and military, as well as naval, operations of ships:... to which is annexed ... (2 volume set)

T. Cadell, W. Davies and J. Murray. London. 1815. Modernized and much enlarged from the original edition, by William Burney. Volume I (text): XV, 708 PP, 88 PP (Vocabulary of French sea-phrases) with tables, over 30 figures, and 12 tables for flags/telegraph signals. 2 short manuscript notes in the margin of pages 495 and 634, and 1 lengthy manuscript note (possibly by Burney) on Copper Fastened Ships on the free fly of front endpaper. Half bound, marbled boards (rubbed). Bookplates of Geoffrey Ingleton with the original bookplate of the William Burney A. M., Mathematician on front endpaper. Leather at top of spine frayed and corners showing some rubbing and wear. Spine has a horizontal tear and is partly detached, front hinge is detached. Volume II (plates): 35 plates (7 on double page, and 1 with colour for signals). Half bound, marbled boards slightly rubbed. Lacks the free fly of front endpaper. Ageing of paper and foxing. Still a very good complete set of a rare item. Ingleton Catalogue No.12518. 27.6 x 22.
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$1000

37896
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 14

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2000. Issue Number 14. 64 PP (65 to 128) with 108 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703118
Fleet in Focus: Furness North Pacific Ships (part 1). Whitbury Shipping Co. Ltd. Fleet List. Australian two-funnellers, by Ian Farquhar... Torquay Harbour in the thirties (part 2)...
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$15

40374
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 17

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2001. Issue Number 17. 64 PP with 16 flags and funnels (in colour), 24 colour and 76 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703142
Fleet in Focus: The Furness goalposters. Spanish veterans. The Welly Boot (Wellington Star), by Captain A.W. Kinghorn. Their own devices (flags and funnels) by J. L. Loughran.
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$15

41026
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 18

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2001. Issue Number 18. 64 PP (65 to 128) with 5 profiles, 25 colour and 81 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703150
Fleet in Focus: The PLM colliers 12 to 27, by Roy Fenton. The Country ship by John Naylon. The Fred Olsen cruise ships, by Anthony Cooke. The develpment of post-war Bank Line cargo ships (part 2), by Paul Boot.
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$15

47432
FERRIS, Norman A.
THE STORY OF PITCAIRN ISLAND

Review and Herald Publishing. Washington, D.C. 1958. Reprint of the 1957 original? 128 PP with 10 illustrations by Stanley Dunlap, jr. Inside covers: advertisements for The Voice of Prophecy. Pictorial soft covers have slight insect damage near spine, o/wise near fine. 17.2 x 9.7.
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$20

72377
FINCH, Dr. Lynette
DARK ANGEL: Propaganda in Modern Warfare

Circa / Melbourne Publishing Group. Melbourne. 2006. 1st Ed. XVI, 203 PP. Stiff covers, pictorial front. Dedicatory note on half title page dated and signed by the author. Fine. 21.5 x 14. 9780975780268
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$35

31069
FISHER, Bob
GREAT YACHT RACES

David Bateman. Auckland. 1984. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Peter Blake. 256 PP with few figures (plans and maps) and over 250 photos mostly in colour. Title spread: Hitchhiker at the 1983 Admiral's Cup. Eps: The Admiral's Cup, 1983. Hard cover, title in blind on front cover, dj. Near fine. Large format: 36.3 x 28.2. 0908610238
America's Cup - Fastnet and the Admiral's Cup - Sydney- Hobart Race... Round the world Races... Route du Rhum - Transat en Double.
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$15

15509
FISHER, E. M. (editor)
THE TASMANIAN STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY'S TIME TABLE and Guide to Tasmanian Railways, &c. &c.

Navarine Publication. Canberra. 1996. "Magnified" facsimile edition of the June 1888 original. 52 PP with 1 map of SE Australia/Tasmania at centrefold and 1 b/w photo of S.S. Oonah. Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 21.5 x 14.5. 0958656118
A guide to commercial marine, rail and road transport available to Tasmanian travellers in June 1888: colonial, intercolonial and overseas.
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$25

40776
FISHING
SOUTH AFRICAN FISH & FISHING

Irvin and Johnson. Cape Town. 1964. 2nd edition. VI, 90 PP with 92 drawings and 36 colour photographs pasted down, plus 6 colour plates. Hard cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamp of bookstore at lower corner of front endpaper. Faint foxing. Near fine. 28.5 x 21.6.
How fish are found and caught in the waters around southern Africa. How fish are preserved, transported and processed. How the fishing industry is organized.
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$25

72374
FITZGERALD, Robert D
HEEMSKERCK SHOALS

The Mountainside Press. Fern Tree Gully, Victoria. 1949. Limited edition of 85 numbered copies. No pagination, 28 PP with 15 large illustrations and other fine decorations at top and bottom of each page with text, plus 1 coloured chart on double page (all illustrations by Geoffrey Ingleton). Finely printed on hand made Georgian semi-rag paper. Half leather, raised bands, gilt, marbled sides, gilt decoration and title on front cover. Contained in a clear perspex purpose made protective box. Copy hand numbered 37, signed by author and illustrator. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. Rare. 56 x 38.5.
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$2500

46911
FOLEY, Captain John
TIMELESS ISLE - An Illustrated History of Thursday Island

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

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

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

18651
FRAME, Tom
PACIFIC PARTNERS - A History of Australian-American Naval Relations

Hodder & Stoughton. Sydney. 1992. 1st Ed. XIII, 200 PP with 10 maps, 2 figures in text plus 24 pages with 41 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges and prelims, o/wise near fine. 24.2 x 15.7. 034045585X
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$5

72152
[FRANCONIA]
AROUND THE WORLD Via the Southern Hemisphere

Thomas Cook & Son. New York. 1927. 1st Ed. 88 PP with 16 b/w plates.(photos). FEP: Route of the Cruise, North Atlantic, Caribbean Sea, Pacific Ocean. REP: Route of the Cruise, Indian Ocean and Atlantic. Hard cover. title and illustration on front board. Hard covers soiled and reinforced at spine with black tape. A few pages with pencil or pen annotations and underlining. Foxing. A good copy of a scarce item. 22.8 x 15.
Program for a cruise on the Cunard liner "Franconia", sailing from New York on the 12 January 1927 and returning to New York 2 June 1927.
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$35

64886
GEE, Patricia & SMITH, Michelle
REDCLIFFE REMEMBERS: The War Years 1939 - 1949

Redcliffe City Council. Brisbane. 2004. 1st edition of 1000 numbered copies (No. 0849 / 1000). 192 PP with b/w illustrations (facsimiles of documents, newspaper clippings, photos ...). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0959324054
Childhood memories, by David Malouf.
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$35

16855
GILLETT, Ross
AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND WARSHIPS SINCE 1946

Child & Assoc. Sydney. 1988. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w illust. (tables, line drawings, photos) & 24 pages with 40 colour photos. Half-title page: HMAS Vendetta. Title-page: HMAS Perth. Eps: Jackstay transfer HMNZS Southland and HMAS Jervis Bay. Hard cover, dj. Gift note to previous owner on half-title page, o/wise a fine copy. 31 x 23.2. 0867772190
Includes Australian Army and R.A.A.F. Marine Craft.
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$50

33869
GLEASON, Madeleine Rowse
THE VOYAGES OF THE SHIP REVERE 1849-1883

Glencannon Press. Palo Alto, Ca., USA. 1993. 1st Ed. No. 2 in the Pacific Maritime History series. XXV, 164 PP with 17 tables and 26 b/w illust. (charts, maps, engravings and facsimile of documents). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.8 x 14.8. 0963758624
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$10

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

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

35345
GRASEMANN, C.
ABC OF YACHTS

Ian Allan. London. 1954. 1st Ed., in the ABC series. 56 PP with 4 drawings, 8 flags and 35 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 15.5 x 10.2.
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$10

72304
GREENHILL, Basil
ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE BOAT - A New Introductory Study

Adam & Charles Black. London. 1976. 1st Ed., with introduction by Professor W. F. Grimes. 320 PP with 213 b/w illustrations (photos & line drawings). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. No dust jacket. Fine. 25.2 x 19. 0713616458
Evolution of boats and ship-building, covering the 4 main roots of boat-building: raft, skin boats, bark boats and dug-outs.
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$25

48655
GRIMSHAW, Beatrice
THREE WONDERFUL NATIONS, TONGA, SAMOA, FIJI (in Tours to the South Sea Islands)

Union Steam Ship Co. of N.Z., Ltd. Dunedin. 1913. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 46 b/w photos, plus 1 Routes Chart tipped in at centrefold. Inside front cover: Fleet List in February 1913. Inside back cover 2 advertisements. Pictorial soft wrappers (front cover: the Navua, rear cover: colour illustrations). Longitudinal crease in the middle of covers with 2 small closed and repaired tears. Minimal foxing around edges. Staples removed. Contents near fine. Scarce. 24.6 x 18.6.
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$250

46521
GUILLAIN, France & Christian
CALL OF THE SEA

Victor Gollancz. London. 1976. 1st UK edition, translated from the French original by Caroline Hillier. 272 PP, plus 16 pages with 13 colour and 14 b/w photos. Hard cover. Foxing on outside edges. Contents clean and still a very good copy. 22 x 14.5. 0575020601
A family's adventures at sea with their infant daughter. From Europe across the Atlantic and the Pacific to Tahiti.
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$20

45006
HAKLUYT, Richard
THE PRINCIPALL NAVIGATIONS VOIAGES AND DISCOVERIES OF THE ENGLISH NATION (in 2 Volumes)

Hakluyt Society & The Peabody Museum of Salem. Cambridge. 1965. Extra Series XXXIX. A photo-lithographic facsimile of the 1589 original, with an Introduction by Davis Beers Quinn and Raleigh Ashlin Skelton and a new Index by Alison Quinn. Volume I: LX, (16), 501 PP plus large folded map Typus Orbis Terrarum. Volume II: (6), 506-975 PP. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, the endpapers and the margin of the 2 pages facing the folding map. A little damage to the dust jacket of Volume I, o/wise very good. 30 x 20.
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$150

72177
HALE, Katherine
LEGENDS OF THE SAINT LAWRENCE

Canadian Pacific Railway. Montreal. c. 1926. Reprint of the 1920 original. 48 PP with colour illustrations by Chas W. Simpson. REP: Mao of the River and the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 26 x 17.
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$30

30428
HARDY, A. C.
WARSHIPS AT WORK, A Naval Notebook explaining in Text and by Profile some Functions of the Principal Warship Types of the World

Penguin. London. 1940. 1st Ed. 144 PP with b/w illust. and ship profiles by Laurence Dunn. Pictorial soft cover (repaired). Paper ageing (war economy standard), text near margin of last page lightly damaged, o/wise good. Oblong: 10.8 x 18.
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$10

62058
HARVEY, W. J.
HEAD LINE - The Ulster Steamship Co. Ltd. (G. Heyn & Sons Ltd.), Belfast

World Ship Society. Kendal, UK. 1991. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 1 map, 1 colour photo, 7 b/w illust., 18 pages with facsimile of documents and 107 b/w photos. Fp: "Howth Head" flying the Green Ensign. Pictorial soft covers browned around edges, o/wise contents near fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617533
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$10

72088
HASS, Hans
DIVING TO ADVENTURE - Harpoon and Camera under the Sea

Jarrolds. London. 1953. March 1953 reprint of the 1952 UK 1st edition. Translated from the German original "Drei Jäger auf dem Meeresgrund" by Barrows Mussey. 236 PP, plus 38 pages with 67 b/w photos. Fp: This time Joerg followed the regiment of jack fish to the bottom. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with repaired tears, now protected. Top outside edge tinted, foxing spots on outside edges and offsetting of the endpapers. Signature on inside front cover (under flap of dust jacket). Contents clean and overall, a very good copy. Scarce. 22 x 14.
First experiences and first dives (Red Sea, and Dutch West Indies) up to the begining of World War II.
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$45

55460
HENRY, Thomas R.
ATLANTIC ODYSSEY: ICELAND TO ANTARCTICA (in National Geographic Magazine, Volume CVIII, No. 6, 1955)

N.G.S. Washington. 1955. Volume CVIII, No.6, December 1955. Includes article from P. 725 to 780 with 12 b/w and 46 colour photos by Volkmar Wentzel. Soft cover (creased and rubbed). Good. 25.2 x 17.5.
Whaling off Newfoundland, Cape Horn gale, Cape of Good Hope... Also: By Full-rigged Ship to Denmark Fairyland, by Alan Villiers.
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$5

56297
HILDER, Brett
THE VOYAGE OF TORRES - The Discovery of the Southern Coastline of New Guinea and Torres Strait by Captain Luis Baéz de Torres in 1606

University of Queensland Press. Brisbane. 1980. 1st Ed. XXXII, 194 PP with 64 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 5 colour plates. Fp: Luis Baéz de Torres. Eps: Portion of B.A. 2759a, showing Torres' track along the whole southern coast of New Guinea. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24.5 x 18.5. 070221275X
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$35

44111
HILL, Rear Admiral J. R.
ARMS CONTROL AT SEA

Naval Institute Press. Annapolis. 1989. 1st Ed. VII, 229 PP with 1 table. Hard cover, dj. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 22.4 x 14.2. 0870210009
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$10

37657
H.M.S.O.
MANUAL OF SEAMANSHIP 1932, Volume II (B.R. 68)

HMSO. London. 1941. Reprint of the 1932 edition. IV, 357 PP with b/w figures (sketches, plans, photos & 4 plates), plus 12 pages with 9 plates and 6 folded plates. Hard cover, gilt title on sunned spine. War economy paper, name of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine internally. 21.7 x 14.
Organisation, duties of officers of the watch - Towing - Life saving apparatus... Salvage operations.
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$25

55614
HMSO
SIGHT REDUCTION TABLES FOR MARINE NAVIGATION - Volume 3 - Latitudes 30░ - 45░, inclusive

Hydrographic Department. Taunton, UK. 1978. September 1978 reprint of the 1971 edition. Publication H.D.605 (III). Preface by Rear-Admiral G. D. P. Hall. (3). XXX, 365 PP with 5 figures and tables, plus 3 diagrams (diagram C is loosely inserted). Eps: interpolation tables. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Near fine. 30.2 x 21.5.
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$25

72343
HOCKER, Frederick M. & WARD, Cheryl A. (editors)
THE PHILOSOPHY OF SHIPBUILDING: Conceptual Approaches to the Study of Wooden Ships

Texas A&M University Press. College Station. 2004. 1st edition in the Ed Rachal Foundation Nautical Archaeology series. Foreword by George F. Bass. XII, (2), 183, (3 blank) PP with tables and 93 figures. Hard covers, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine (as new). Scarce. 24 x 16. 9781585443130
Contents include: Boatbuilding in Ancient Egypt, Nordic Clinker Construction, Two Athenian Ship Models of the Third Millennium B.C., The Tantura Wrecks and Ancient Mediterranean Shipbuilding, Sails on an Inland Sea: The Evolution of Lake Champlain's Sailing Merchant Fleet..
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$200

55255
HOLLON, Jim, MILLER, Ervin (editors)
THE GREAT WATERWAY: The Columbia / Snake River System - 1985/86

Merchants Exchange of Portland / Columbia Snake River System. Portland, Oregon. 1985. 1st Ed. 74 PP with 1 map of the System on double page, b/w and colour illustrations. Large folded map (76 x 110) in colour of the Columbia : Snake River System with 2 location maps and 30 colour photos, loosely inserted (folded size: 27 x 22). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.7 x 21.3.
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$10

62599
HOPKINS, David
BAREKI - Working Tugboat (colour print)

Taswegia. Devonport, Tasmania. c. 1995. One of the Taswegia Fine Art Prints series, from a watercolour painting by David Hopkins. Oblong format, illustration: 17.8 x 24.5 / print: 31.5 x 47.5.
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$10

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

Hordern House Rare Books Pty. Ltd. Sydney. 2011 Edited by Anne McCORMICK & Derek McDONNELL. No pagination, 180 PP with b/w and colour illustrations on superior quality paper. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Price-List loosely inserted. Fine. 28.7 x 22. 9781875567669
Beautifully presented Catalogue of 127 items for sale with price-list loosely inserted. Includes sections on Dutch exploration and the VOC fleets, Spanish & Portuguese discovery and the English adventurers Drake & Dampier.
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$45

40992
HORE, Captain Peter, R.N. (editor)
HMAS SYDNEY II - The cruiser and the controversy in the archives of the United Kingdom

RAN Seapower Centre / Defence Publishing Service. Canberra. 2001. 1st Ed. No.9 in Papers in Australian Maritime Affairs. XX, 311 PP with tables, 2 sketch plans, 3 maps, and 20 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Gift sticker on inside front cover, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.6. 0642295549
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$30

63042
HORNBY, Ove
"WITH CONSTANT CARE..." - A.P. MOLLER: Shipowner 1876-1965

J. H. Schultz Information. Copenhagen. 1988. 1st edition with a foreword by Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller. 326 PP with tables, 1 map, 1 family tree, 2 sketch-plans of ships, 1 page with house flag, funnel and seal of Maersk line (in colour), 2 colour illustrations and 60 b/w photos. Cloth cover, device (seven-pointed star) on front cover, dj. Near fine. 24 x 17. 8756923562
The largest shipping company of Denmark. Fleet list covering 216 of their ships.
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$45

14921
HORNELL, James
WATER TRANSPORT - Origins and Early Evolution

David & Charles. Newton. 1970. Reprint of the 1946 original, with an introduction by Basil Greenhill. XXVI, 308 PP with 69 text figures, plus 48 pages with 45 plates containing 87 b/w photos. Hard cover with just a little light soiling top and bottom, in a near fine dust jacket. Excellent copy. Scarce title. 24.2 x 16.2. 0715348604
The development of water craft from the earliest times to the days of the sailing ship.
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$40

50409
HOTINE, Captain M.
EXTENSIONS OF THE ARUNDEL METHOD (A continuation of Professional Paper No. 3)

H.M.S.O. London. 1929. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Colonel H. St. J. L. Winterbotham. Professional Papers of the Air Survey Committee - No. 6. 115 PP with 15 tables (XII, XIII and XIV on folded pages), and 40 figures, plus 4 large folded plates (I to IV), and 3 plates for figures 7 & 8, 26 and 40. Fp: Aerial photo of Glen Gova, Angus (Forfar). Papered boards, cloth spine. Covers with some shelf wear and light soiling. Name in inside front cover, o/wise contents near fine. Scarce. 24 x 13.3.
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$40

20228
HOWARTH, David & Stephen
THE STORY OF P & O - The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company

Weidenfeld & Nicolson. London. 1986. 1st Ed. 224 PP with numerous b/w & colour illust. Fp: The Royal Charter of Incorporation of P & O. FEP: William Fawcett & HMS Queen in 1837. REP: Hulk of HMS Queen. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Compliment slip loosely inserted. Signature of previous owner on title page. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 27 x 20.3. 0297789651
Begins with P & O's steam ships and covers the company's career for 150 years.
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$15

46962
HOWAY, Frederic W. (editor)
THE DIXON-MEARES CONTROVERSY

N. Israel. Amsterdam. 1969. Reprint of the 1929 edition published by The Ryerson Press. No. 2 in the Bibliotheca Australiana Extra Series. XII,(2), 156 PP with 3 facsimiles of title pages, 7 maps and 1 illustration (the long boat of the Felice, one of Meares's vessel at the entrance of the Strait of Juan de Fuca, in June 1788). Simile navy blue vellum, gilt title on white label on front cover and spine. Bookplate on front endpaper. Foxing spots on top outside edges. Near fine. 24.8 x 16.5.
Trading vessels on the Northwest coast of America late 1780's, in the early days of the maritime fur trade.
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$20

12057
HOWE, K. R.
WHERE THE WAVES FALL, A new South Sea Islands history from first settlement to colonial rule

Allen & Unwin. Sydney. 1991. 3rd Impression of the 1984 original. XX, 403 PP with 6 head pieces, 11 maps, and 33 b/w illustrations. Eps: Map of the Pacific Islands. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 23 x 18. 1863731911
Exploration & the interaction between the first inhabitants & the explorers, traders, beachcombers, missionaries...
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$20

69041
HOWGEGO, Joshua
PERIL ON THE SEA (in New Scientist, No. 3162)

New Scientist Ltd. London. 2018. Volume 237, issue 3162, 27 January 2018. 56 PP. Contains article P. 34 to 39 with colour illustrations: graphs, 2 maps, tables and 4 photos. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 26.6 x 20.5.
The shipping industry is in troubled waters, with sinkings still surprisingly common.
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$5

52752
HUCHTHAUSEN, Captain Peter, KURDIN, Captain First Rank Igor, & WHITE, R. Alan
HOSTILE WATERS

London. 1997. Hutchinson. 1st UK edition. XII, 303 PP, plus 1 plan on double page and 16 pages with 1 map, 1 cartoon and 23 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Lower corner of front cover with light crease. Very good. 23.4 x 15.3. 091802202
The death of Soviet submarine K219, on 6th October 1986.
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$15

71682
HYDROGRAPHER OF THE NAVY
AUSTRALIA PILOT - Volume I: SD 13

Hydrographic Department, Admiralty. London. 1960. 5th edition of the 1918 original, S.D. No. 13. Advertisement to the Fifth edition, by Rear-Admiral E. G. Irving. Edited by Cmdr. W.B. MONK. XLIII, 298 PP with 10 figures, 7 tables and 35 views (9 coastal and 26 lighthouses), plus 1 folded Index Charts S.D.13, 6 colour plates on Depth Signals, Weather forecast and buoyage and 7 b/w plates with 11 maps. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Supplement No. 2-1968 (47 pages & 1 plate) updated by Captain J.G.B. Morrow loosely inserted. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Ex library copy with stamp on title page, pocket on rear endpaper and No. at foot of spine. Very good. 24.2 x 15.2.
Comprising the southern coast of Australia from Cape Leewin to Cape Northumberland.
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$25

16801
IRELAND, Bernard
NAVIES OF THE WEST

Ian Allan. London. 1984. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w illust. (3 line draw. & 174 photos & paintings). Title-page: Destroyer Broadsword. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 17.5. 071101339X
Vessels of NATO's fleets and Sweden.
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$10

48905
JACOBS, W. W.
LIGHT FREIGHTS

Bookmarks / Boydell Press. London. 1982. Reprint of the 1900 original. 160 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Covers with creases. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 13.5. 0851152023
Short stories amongst the sailors and riverside inhabitants of the Thames.
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$5

33872
JAFFEE, Walter W.
APPOINTMENT IN NORMANDY

The Glencannon Press. Palo Alto, Ca., USA. 1995. 1st Ed. XVI, (2), 572 PP with over 235 illust. (comic strips, plans and b/w photos). Eps: Map of the voyage of the Liberty Ship SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 15.8. 0963758640
Voyage to England and the beach heads of Normandy of the Liberty Ship Jeremiah O'Brien for the 50th anniversary of D Day.
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$20

72224
JAMESON, John & Al.
AUSTRALIAN SQUID FISHERY - Resource, Gear and Methods - Fisheries Report No.29

Australian Government Publishing Service. Canberra. 1980. 1st Ed. Department of Primary Industry. III, 16 PP with b/w illustrations (4 diagrams & 3 photos). Stiff covers, drawing and title on front cover. Near fine. 25 x 17.3. 0642047197
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$10

72178
JANES, HURFORD
FULL AHEAD - The Story of Brown, Jenkinson & Co. Limited: 1860-1960

Harley Publishing. London. 1960. 1st Ed. Foreword by Chairman of Glyn, Mills & Co. 70 PP with 27 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine (dulled). Near fine. 21.5 x 14.5.
The story of this shipbroking company.
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$25

72231
JONES, Davy & NEPTUNUS REX
CROSSING OF THE LINE CERTIFICATE - S.S. TAIPING

Taiping (Australian Oriental Line). At sea. 1935. Certificate "Domain of Neptunus Rex", issued by Davy Jones, His Majesty Scribe and delivered by Neptunus Rex, Ruler of the Raging Main. Certificate illustrated. Foxing spots and a few small nicks around edges, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 25.8 x 36..
Crossing of the Equator, by 120░ West, on board s.s. Taiping, on the 27th December 1935.
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$25

72271
JULEN, Hans
THE EARLY HISTORY OF THE TASMANIAN WEST COAST

Mary Fisher Bookshop. Launceston. 1974. 1st Ed. (4), 47 PP with 2 sketch maps (1 at centrefold). Stapled card covers. Near fine 21.5 x 14. 0959920714
Discovery in 1815, convict settlement early 1822..
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$20

52888
KEMP, J. F., & YOUNG, Peter
SHIP CONSTRUCTION SKETCHES & NOTES

Kandy Publications. London. 1965. Reprint of the 1958 original. 80 PP with many figures. Pictorial card cover. Covers soiled, Occasional foxing. Very good. 21 x 16.3.
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$10

72070
KEMP, Peter
THE CAMPAIGN OF THE SPANISH ARMADA

Phaidon Press. Oxford. 1988. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title spread (in colour): Ships of the Spanish Armada in the River Tagus. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine (mint condition). 24.7 x 21.6. 9780714825038
One of the aspects of the Battle of the Atlantic. During WWII, the author was working in the U-Boat tracking room of the British Admiralty.
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$25

35367
KENDALL, Dave
THE COMPLETE BOOK OF BOAT MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR

Doubleday. New York. 1975. 2nd printing. (10), 212 PP with 84 b/w photos. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 24 x 16. 038504450X
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$5

68783
KERR, Garry J. (editor)
AUSTRALIAN and NEW ZEALAND SAIL TRADERS

Lynton Publications. Blackwood S.A. 1974. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 5 plans and 102 b/w photos. FEP: Sail plan of a 3 masted schooner. REP: Line drawings of Irazu. Illustrated hard cover. Name of previous owner on FFEP, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 25 x 18.5. 0869461362
Pearling fleet of W.A., S.A. sail traders, whiting boats of Spencer Gulf, N.Z. scow, sailing traders of Southern Tasmania, Auckland mullet boats, Queenscliff couta boats, cray boats...
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$50

35624
LABAREE, Benjamin W., FOWLER, William M., SLOAN, Edward W., HATTENDORF, John B.
AMERICA AND THE SEA: A MARITIME HISTORY

Mystic Seaport. Mystic, Connecticut. 1998 1st Ed. X, 686 PP with 10 full-colour maps, 55 colour and 290 b/w illustrations. Title spread: The USS Connecticut at full speed, 1906. Hard cover, decoration in blind on front cover, dj. Small tear (6mm) at lower part of front hinge, o/wise near fine. 30.5 x 21.3. 0913372811
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$30

72146
LAMBERT, Andrew (editor)
SHIP - A History in Art & Photography

Conway. London. 2010. 1st edition by Andrew Lambert. 378 PP with 360 b/w & colour illustrations. Title spread: The first Battle of Schooneveld, 28 May 1673. Hard cover, decorated front (detail of a poster Hamburg-Amerika Line, 1930). Fine. 28.6 x 24.7. 9781844860760
by 21 contributors
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$35

72355
LARN, Richard & WHISTLER, Rex
COMMERCIAL DIVING MANUAL

David & Charles. Newton Abbot. 1993. 3rd edition of the 1984 original. 416 PP with tables and over 430 figures. Hard cover, title on front board and spine. Stamp of the "Australian National Underwater Training Centre" at Beauty Point at top of the free fly of the front endpaper, o/wise a fine copy. 25.4 x 17.5. 9780715301005
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$35

34553
LATHAM, Ernest
MARINE WORKS - A Practical Treatise for Maritime Engineers, Landowners and Public Authorities

Crosby Lockwood. London. 1926. 2nd Edition, considerably enlarged. XII, 223, (17 adv.) PP printed on superior glossy paper with 86 figures (drawings & photos), plus 1 folded b/w photo (figure 83). Fp: Example of erosion at foot of masonry sea-wall, 1921. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and gilt title on spine. Very light shelf wear, o/wise a near fine copy.. 22.3 x 14.2.
Waves: formation, action and effect. Salvage of maritime works. Maintenance of tidal berths. Deep-Water quays...
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$50

68775
LAW, Philip & BECHERVAISE, John
ANARE, Australia's Antarctic Outposts

Oxford University Press. Melbourne. 1957. 1st soft cover edition. Foreword by The Right Honourable R.G. Casey. XXIV, 152 PP with 16 colour photos & b/w illustrations (maps, plans, photos). Fp (in colour): Sledges being towed. FEP: Map of Antarctica. REP: Map of ANARE Coastal exploration 1948-1956. Soft covers, title on front cover, cloth spine. Covers with very light soiling/ageing, o/wise a fine copy. 28.2 x 22.3.
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$40

71393
LAWTHER, Rebecca (editor)
BEHIND ENEMY LINES - Secret Operations in World War Two

Wharncliffe History Magazines / Blitz Publications. Barnsley, UK. 2008. 1st Ed. Commemorative Collector's series - Part Eleven. 100 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, drawings, plans, photos). Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 29.7 x 22. 9772207900001 11
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$10

71392
LAWTHER, Rebecca (editor)
DAMBUSTERS - Remembering the Legend

Script Media, Ltd / Blitz Publications. Barnsley, UK. 2013. 1st Ed. Commemorative Collector's series - Part Seven. 116 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, drawings, plans, photos). Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 29.7 x 22 9772207900001 07
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$10

72318
LEFROY, Mike
SHIPWRECK AT MADMAN'S CORNER

Western Australian Museum. Perth. 2010. New edition of the 1999 original. 80, (3) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 24 x 18.5. 9781920843465
Point Cloates, West Australia.
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$25

30857
LEGRAND, Françoise & HOWARD, Godfrey
BOATOPIA

Hearst Marine Books. New York. 1986. 1st US Ed. 128 PP with 8 tail pieces and and 40 b/w photos. Eps: The Loiret, a river in France. Hard cover, dj. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. 25 x 19.7. 068806163X
A colourful combination of evocative photographs and writings.
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$20

72126
LESSON, Primevère
VOYAGE AUTOUR DU MONDE ENTREPRIS PAR ORDRE DU GOUVERNEMENT SUR LA CORVETTE "LA COQUILLE" (in 2 Volumes)

P. Pourrat Frères, Editeurs. Paris. 1838 & 1839. 1st edition. Volume 1 (1838): (IV), 510, (2) PP, with vignette on title page, plus 17 illustrated plates (1 folded and 4 in colour) with tissue guard. Fp: Portrait of R. P. Lesson. Volume 2 (1839): (IV), 547, (2 errata), (2) PP with vignette on title page, plus 25 illustrated plates (1 folded and 15 in colour) with tissue guard. Fp: Vue de la Colonnade Basaltique ou Pyha, Vallée de Matavaï. Hard covers, marbled paper over boards, quarter calf, gilt title on spine. Note on front endpaper of Volume 1 to previous owner signed by friends of l'Union Internationale pour la Protection de la Nature. Plate "Psitacule de Kuhl" (without tissue guard), loosely inserted. Slight ageing of paper, occasional foxing. A nice copy of a scarce item. French text. 25.7 x 16.5.
The author was the surgeon and acted as the naturalist of the expedition led by Duperrey. Ingleton reference: 6660.
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$2000

72188
LIPPMANN, John
DEEPER INTO DIVING

J.L. Publications. Melbourne. 1990. 1st edition, July 1990. Foreword by Peter B. Bennett. (14), 610 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (drawings, graphs, sketches & photos). Erratum ship loosely inserted. Stiff covers, pictorial front. Near fine. 24 x 17.5. 0959030638
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$50

71300
LLOYD TRIESTINO
MENU - T.N. "GALILEO GALILEI": PAESTUM - La veduta della Basilica

On board. Trieste. 1968. Folded "Pranzo / Dinner" menu - First Class - 27th April 1968. Small spot on front cover, o/wise near fine. 28 x 20.
Front cover: PAESTUM - The view of the Basilica. Inside: menu in Italian and English.
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$10

71298
LLOYD TRIESTINO
MENU - T.N. "GALILEO GALILEI": ROMA - Castel Sant'Angelo

On board. Trieste. 1968. Folded "Colazione / Lunchon" menu - First Class - 15th April 1968. Near fine. 28 x 20.
Front cover: ROMA - Castel Sant'Angelo. Inside: menu in Italian and English.
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$10

71302
LLOYD TRIESTINO
MENU - T.N. "GALILEO GALILEI": ROMA - Foro Romano

On board. Trieste. 1968. Folded "Colazione / Luncheon" menu - First Class - 17th April 1968. Near fine. 28 x 20.
Front cover: ROME - The Forum. Inside: menu in Italian and English.
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$10

71304
LLOYD TRIESTINO
MENU - T.N. "GALILEO GALILEI": TAORMINA - Teatro greco-romano (sullo sfondo l'Etna)

On board. Trieste. 1968. Folded "Pranzo / Dinner" menu - First Class - 25th April 1968. Near fine. 28 x 20.
Front cover: TAORMINA - Greco-romano theatre (on the background Mount Etna). Inside: menu in Italian and English.
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$10

71303
LLOYD TRIESTINO
MENU - T.N. "GALILEO GALILEI": TAORMINA - Teatro greco-romano (sullo sfondo l'Etna)

On board. Trieste. 1968. Folded "Colazione / Luncheon" menu - First Class - 24th April 1968. A little light foxing on front cover, o/wise near fine. 28 x 20.
Front cover: TAORMINA - Greco-romano theatre (on the background Mount Etna). Inside: menu in Italian and English.
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$10

52940
LLOYDS
LLOYD'S LOG - June 1989

Lloyd's of London. London. 1989. June 1989 issue: 3-66 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21
Articles: Keeping Coastguards Afloat, by Victoria Cripps, Something to show more Fare, the Thames and renewal of Ferries by Jenny Campbell,.....
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$10

31641
LODWICK, John
THE FORBIDDEN COAST

The Travel Book Club. London. 1956. 1st Ed. IX, 267 PP with 2 maps, plus 8 pages with 19 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on edges, renewed endpapers. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2.
The Story of a Journey to Rio de Oro, a Spanish Possession in North-West Africa, to some Adjacent Islands (Canary)...
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$5

36234
LOTT, LCDR Arnold S. & SUMRALL, Robert F.
PEARL HARBOR ATTACK - (An Abbreviated History)

Leeward Publications. Annapolis. 1976. 2nd printing of the 1974 original, in the Ship's Data Special series. 32 PP with 3 maps and plans, and 38 b/w illust. (drawings and photos). Inside front cover: Admiral Yamamoto. Inside back cover: US Battleships and Oiler. Soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 27.5.
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$10

72348
LOVE, Don
MARITIME INCIDENTS ON THE GIPPSLAND LAKES AND ADJACENT COAST

Don Love. Perry Bridge, Victoria. 2019. 2nd edition. 141 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff covers. Light crease on lower corner of front cover. Dedicatory note to previous owner on title page, dated and signed by the author. Near fine. 29.7 x 21. 9780975070185
... The first being the wreck on 2nd March 1797 of the long boat of the "Sydney Cove"...
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$45

72080
LUKE, Rosemary & BRISSENDEN, Alan (editors)
BIBLIOFILE, Journal of Friends of the Library of South Australia. The Garden Issue: Volume 12, No. 4, 2010

Friends of the State Library of South Australia. Adelaide. 2010. September 2010. 36 PP with 2 tables, 3 colour photos et 14 b/w illustrations (1 chart, 2 portraits, paintings, photos). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 24.5 x 17.
An eighteenth-century French garden in Van Diemens Land, by Edward Duyker. Matthew Flinders "Investigator" garden, by Lance McCarthy...
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$20

35659
LUMB, R. D.
NEW BEARING IN THE LAW OF THE SEA

University of Queensland Press. Brisbane. 1981. 1st Ed., No. 56 in the University of Queensland Inaugural Lectures series. 16 PP. Card cover. Near fine. 21.3 x 13.7. 0702216798
Inaugural lecture delivered 29 April 1981.
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$10

72368
McALEER, John and RIGBY, Nigel
CAPTAIN COOK AND THE PACIFIC: Art, Exploration & Empire

Yale University Press / Royal Museums Greenwich. New Haven, Ct. / London. 2017. 1st edition, with a foreword by Dr. Kevin Fewster. 256 PP with 253 figures either in b/w or colour (charts & maps, drawings & engravings, paintings & photos). Fp (in colour): Resolution and Discovery in Ship Cove, Nootka Sound. Figure 1 (in colour): Captain Cook by Nathaniel Dance. Hard covers, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine (mint condition). 26 x 20. 9780300207248
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$70

72253
MACANDIE, G. L. (editor)
The CONSOLIDATED ORDERS and REGULATIONS for the Government of THE NAVAL FORCES OF THE COMMONWEALTH - Volume II (Addenda)

L.F. Johnston, Commonwealth Government Printer. Canberra. 1936. 1st Ed. 126 PP. Soft covers, title on front cover, staples. Spine repaired. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 24 x 15.5.
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$35

20879
McAULEY, Rob
THE LINERS

Boxtree / A Channel Four Book. London. 1997. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 24.8 x 28.4. 0752210580
Discovery of the ocean liners and passenger ships, since the first crossing of the Atlantic by an auxiliary steam-powered vessel. Companion book to the television series The Liners.
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$20

31358
McCLUSKIE, Tom
SHIPS - From the Archives of Harland & Wolff, the Builders of the Titanic

PRC. London. 1998. 1st Ed. 160 PP with colour illustrations. Fp: the Waipara. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 25 x 28.5. 185648467X
A selection of 29 of the early ships (transition from sail to steam) built in Belfast by Harland & Wolff.
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$10

71625
McDONELL, Captain R.
BUILD A FLEET LOSE A FLEET

Hawthorn Press. Melbourne. 1976. 1st Ed. VII, 242 PP, plus 8 pages with 32 b/w photos. Eps: Circular Memo No. 1, dated 25th September 1916 "Commonwealth Government Line of Steamers". Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket is a little rubbed and foxed on inside of jacket, o/wise contents near fine. 22.2 x 14.5. 0725601655
The Commonwealth Government Line of steamers: founded in 1916, absorbing the "prize ships" taken from Germany at the outbreak of WWI then disbanded/sold in 1926.
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$20

13992
McGOWAN, Angela
HEARD ISLAND, Big Ben's Glacial Realm [in Australian Geographic, No. 9, Jan-Mar 1988]

Australian Geographic Society. Sydney. 1988. Contains article from P.59 to 79 with 4 b/w photos and colour illustrations (1 painting by Alasdair McGregor, 1 location map, 1 folded plate, 3 maps, 3 illustrations by Rod Clement and 32 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 20.8.
Heard Island and its dependency of the McDonald Islands.
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$10

63293
McILWAIN, John
HMS WARRIOR - Britain's First and Last Iron-Hulled Warship

The Pitkin Pictorials. London. 1991. 1st Ed. 28 PP with 1 colour cutaway of the "Warrior" (as she was in 1861) at centrefold, b/w & colour illustrations. Title spread: HMS Warrior 1860. Pictorial soft cover. Folded "Deck Guide" loosely inserted. Near fine. 24 x 17.2. 0853725373
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$5

16890
MACINTYRE, Donald & BATHE, Basil W.
MAN-OF-WAR: A History of the Combat Vessel

Castle Books. New York. 1974. Revised edition of the 1969 original. 280 PP with b/w & colour illust. (photos, paintings, line drawings) & many colour illust. by the Tre Tryckare artists. Fp: Austrian super-dreadnought Viribus Unitis. Decorated eps. Hard cover, dj (chipped). Faint foxing on outside edges. Very good. Oblong: 25.2 x 27.5.
From the Greek trireme, the Viking longboat, to the modern warship: missile frigate, aircraft carrier, nuclear submarine...
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$10

16374
MAKARIOS, Emmanuel
NETS, LINES AND POTS, A History of New Zealand Fishing Vessels, Volume One

IPL and Wellington Maritime Museum. Wellington. 1996. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 112 b/w photos. Title-page: trawler Maimai. Pict. card cover. Fine. 26 x 19. 090887698X
Episodes portraying: fishing communities, entrepreneurship and fishing vessels. WWII experiences of some fishing vessels as minesweepers of the Castle Class.
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$25

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

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

72391
MARLOW PATERSON, Allison
ANZAC SONS - Five Brothers on the Western Front

Big Sky Publishing. Newport, NSW. 2015. 1st Ed. (1), 47 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictoprial stiff covers. Fine. 26 x 23. 9781925275148
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$20

72307
MARQUARDT, Karl Heinz
THE GLOBAL SCHOONER: Origins, Development, Design and Construction - 1695-1845

Conway Maritime Press. London. 2003. 1st Ed. 239 PP with tables and b/w illustrations throughout. Fp: Replica of the Australian merchant schooner Enterprize of 1830. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine (as new). Scarce. 30.3 x 25.5. 9780851779300
Extensive and ideal book for the modeller.
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$135

58698
MARTIN, Jesse, & GANNON, Ed.
LIONHEART - A journey of the human spirit

A Sue Hines Book / Allen & Unwin. Sydney. 2000. 1st Ed. X, 253 PP with 1 map on double page, 1 sketch map, 2 plans of Lionheart and 2 facsimile of letters (including 1 by US President Bill Clinton), plus 16 pages with 36 colour photos and 12 portraits. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 23 x 15.2. 186508347X
Jesse Martin, the youngest person (in 1999) to sail solo, non-stop and unassisted around the world, on his yacht Lionheart.
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$10

72385
MARTIN, Stephen
A HISTORY OF ANTARCTICA

ROSENBERG. Sydney. 2013. 2nd edition of the 1996 original. 280 PP with b/w and colour illustrations and includes 8 pages of Index. Half title page: Royal Penguins. Title spread: Late summer sunrise, Amundsen Sea. Eps: 2 maps of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean: Territorial Claims. Hard cover, title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 29.2 x 21.7. 9781921719578
Early images and contacts - Exploitation and Exploration...
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$40

17413
MASON, David
U-BOAT: THE SECRET MENACE

London. 1968. Macdonald. 1st UK edition in the Purnell's History of the Second World War series, Weapons Book, No. 1. 160 PP with 3 maps, 10 illust. and 94 b/w photos. Pictorial soft covers with light wear. Very good. 21 x 13.5. 356025470
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$5

72198
MATSON Line
SOUVENIR PASSENGER LIST - S.S. "MONTEREY", First Class

Matson Line. Sydney. 1939. Folded List dated 3rd March 1939. Illustrated card: Map in colour "Route of the Matson Line" on the outside, by E. Melbourne Brindle / Souvenir Passenger list on the inside. Captain E.R. Johanson. Near fine. Format - Map: 26 x 42.6 & folded: 26 x 21.3.
Attractive map by E. Melbourne Brindle. Sailing from Sydney to Auckland 3rd March 1939 at 11.00 a.m.
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$50

72154
MELBOURNE
PORT OF MELBOURNE Authority - PORT PANORAMA Vol. 1, No. 2 & World Trade Centre Melbourne BULLETIN

Port of Melbourne Authority. Melbourne. 1984. Vol.1, No. 2, December 1984 - March 1985. 16 PP with 13 b/w photos and 20 colour photos (11 prtraits). Port of Melbourne Management Structure at centre fold. WTCM Bulletin, Jan-Mar 1985 : 8 PP with 4 colour and 7 b/w photos. Fine. 29.5 x 21.5.
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$15

18010
MELBOURNE HARBOR TRUST
TEN YEARS' PROGRESS 1913-1922

The Melbourne Harbor Trust Commissioners. Melbourne. 1923. 16 PP booklet with 6 b/w illust. plus tables. Stapled card covers a little creased, one stamp, o/wise very good. 28 x 21.5.
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$10

19874
MELVIN, A. Gordon
SEASHELL PARADE. Fascinating Facts, Pictures, and Stories

Charles E. Tuttle. Rutland, Vt., USA. 1973. 1st Printing. 369 PP with tail pieces and 74 bw photos. Fp: Lambis crocata pilsbryi Abbott (in colour). Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 19.2 x 13.2. 0804809712
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$10

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

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

43110
MILLER, William H.
THE CRUISE SHIPS

Conway. London. 1988. 1st Ed. 191 PP with b/w photos and 13 pages on specifications of cruise ships. Fp: QE2, Britanis & Bermuda Star at New York berth. Half title page: Keeping fit on the aft decks of the Nordic Prince. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 26 x 20. 0851774296
The rise of the cruise industry which developed when commercial jet travel ousted passenger liners from their traditional routes.
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$15

34510
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST BLUE WATER LINERS

Conway Maritime Press. London. 1986. 1st Ed. 224 PP with numerous b/w illust. Fp: The Arcadia at Suva, Fiji. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 19. 0851774008
A stimulating, factual & nostalgic account of the post-war era of intercontinental liner traffic.
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$15

35428
MOSS, Captain W. D.
RADAR WATCHKEEPING

The Maritime Press Limited. London. 1973. Revised and enlarged 2nd edition of the 1965 original. 128 PP with 85 figuress and 6 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Top of front cover lightly sunned, 3 lines on page 25 with pale highlighting. Very good. 22.2 x 14.5. 540009644
Contents: Why collisions occur despite radar, Radar plotting, Proceeding in reduced visibility, Coastal navigation, Radar on small craft, Plotting aids....
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$15

72228
MURRAY SHIPPING LTD
ADELAIDE: THE RIVER MURRAY GUIDE

Murray Shipping Limited. Adelaide. c. 1945. 1st Ed. 36 PP with 1 map at centrefold and 8 b/w photos (including P.S. Marion & P.S. Gem). Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. Small format: 18.5 x 12.
Murray Shipping Ltd, - Adelaide: 1919 to 1952, owner of the Passenger Steamers GEM and MARION.
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$30

72238
MURTON, Walter
WRECK INQUIRIES. The LAW and PRACTICE relating to FORMAL INVESTIGATIONS in the UNITED KINGDOM, BRITISH POSSESSIONS and before NAVAL COURTS into Shipping Casualties and the Incompetency and Misconduct of Ships Officers

Stevens & Sons and Pewtress & Co. London. 1884. 1st Ed. (2), XXVI, (2), 683 PP with tables of (Cases, Inquiries referred to, Statutes and Rules). Cloth covers, gilt title "Wreck Inquiries" on spine. Covers rubbed and worn, fore hine split. Ex property of: Marine Board of South Australia, hand written on front endpaper and title page, and with their stamp "in blind" on page III. Copy lacking the free fly of front endpaper. Few pencil notes. Very good working copy. A scarce item. 21.5 x 15.5.
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$100

53557
N/A
1987 BOAT DIRECTORY - Volume 5

Clarion Press / Boat Directory. Melbourne. 1987. Edited by Hamish Thomson. 320 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.4 x 20.8.
Pages 26-49: Sailing the Whitsundays. Pages 52-69: Cruising Western Australia. Pages 75-78: First Fleet sails again... Pages 159-164: Diving the President Coolidge, by Peter Stone...
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$10

66842
N/A
AUSTRALIAN SEA HERITAGE - Magazine of the Australia's Maritime Museums - 1991, No. 29

Australian Sea Heritage / Sydney Maritime Museum. Sydney. 1991. Winter 1991, edited by Peter Plowman. 32 PP with b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Wooden launch Wentworth). Fine condition. 27.7 x 21.
Magazine of the Australia's Maritime Museums: Seaway to the Indies: 375th Anniversary of the Discovery of Western Australia, by Chris Halls. Nairana, Ship of War and Peace, by Peter Plowman.
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$5

52956
N/A
BULLETIN TECHNIQUE DU BUREAU VERITAS, No. 1 - 1990 - English Edition

Bureau Veritas Group. Paris. 1990. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Future Ships - Rationally based structural design, by D. Beghin & P.L. Latreille. Quality and reliability of flexible steel pipes (offshore), by J. Mallen, P. Estrier and S.G. Amilhau ...
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$10

52955
N/A
BULLETIN TECHNIQUE DU BUREAU VERITAS, No. 4 - 1989 - English Edition

Bureau Veritas Group. Paris. 1989. Issue No. 4, 1989, translated iby Denis Mahaffey. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.8 x 21.
Tentative rules for the classification of merchant icebreakers, by D. Beghin... Earthquake risks, Insurance and Inspection, by R. Heim, Accidental bursting of a turbine blade, by H. de Leiris & R. Waeckerlé...
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$10

50513
N/A
CAREFULLY TO CARRY

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

70880
N/A
THE GEOGRAPHICAL MAGAZINE - Volume VII, No. 6

The Geographical Magazine. London. 1938. Vol. VII, No. 6, October 1938. XXII, 361- 432, XXIII-XXX PP with b/w illustrations (maps & photos), plus 8 b/w photogravures and 4 colour photographs. Soft covers, pictorial front (Hungarian shepherd). Covers repaired with clear plastic tape. Very good. 24.8 x 18.5.
The Indigestible Magyar, by Countess of Listowel. The Sudeten Germans, by Elizabeth Wiskemann. Nomads of the North, Lappish Life under modern administration, by Andrew Croft. The Burma Scene, by Maurice Collis.
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$10

39895
N/A
THE GEOGRAPHICAL MAGAZINE - Volume XXII, No. 8, December 1949

London. 1949. The Geographical Magazine Ltd. Volume XXII, No. 8, December 1949. Edited by Michael HUXLEY. XII, 295-342, XIII-XXVIII PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus 8 pages for photogravure supplement "The Nativity", by J.P. Harthan. Pictorial soft covers with light wear and a few pages have small dog ears, o/wise near fine. 24.8 x 18.5.
Pidgin English of the South Seas, by A.J. Marshall. Rural England in the making, by Guy Paget. Islam in Morocco, by Rom Landau. The Rhine: Europe's River, by C. V. Wedgwood.
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$10

60467
N/A
NAVAL FORCES - International Forum for Maritime Power - Vol. VI, No. IV, 1985

Mönch Publishing Group. Aldershot, UK. 1985. Edited by Admiral Sir James Eberle & John Llewellyn. 144 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.2.
Naval situation in the Baltic, by Admiral P. Y. Rudberg. ... The Tomahawk Cruise Missile, by A. M. Bowen and R. O'Rourke. ...
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$10

60468
N/A
NAVAL FORCES - International Forum for Maritime Power - Vol. VII, No. II, 1986

Mönch Publishing Group. Aldershot, UK. 1986. Edited by Admiral Sir James Eberle & John Llewellyn. 124 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft covers with a few creases. Very good. 29.7 x 21.2.
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$5

57345
N/A
PROCEEDINGS U. S. Naval Institute - Volume 111, 1985

United States Naval Institute. Annapolis. 1985. Volume 111, No. 1, January 1985 (No. 983), to No. 12, December 1985 (No. 994). Edited by Vice-Admiral A.S. MOREAU & Captain James A. BARBER. 12 issues, plus supplement "The U.S. Navy Yesterday". A total of 2272 PP with b/w and colour illustrations and advertisements. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good set. Image shows cover of January. 27.2 x 21.2.
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$40

59814
N/A
U. S. NAVAL INSTITUTE PROCEEDINGS - Volume 113, No. 1

United States Naval Institute. Annapolis. 1987. Volume 113, No. 1, January 1987 (No. 1007). Edited by Captain James A. BARBER. 128 PP with b/w illustrations and advertisements. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 27.3 x 21.
Maritime Strategy, by Admiral Carlisle A. H. Trost. & F. J. West.
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$5

57366
N/A
UNITED STATES NAVAL INSTITUTE PROCEEDINGS - Volume 83, 1957

United States Naval Institute. Annapolis. 1957. No. 2, February 1957 (No. 648), to No. 12, December 1957 (No. 658). Edited by Commander Robert N. ADRIAN. 11 issues for a total of CCXL, 1250, (232) PP with b/w illustrations and advertisements. Pictorial soft cover. Spine of some issues rubbed. Foxing spots on outside edges and slight ageing of paper. Very good run of 11 issues. 24.8 x 17.
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$25

71598
N/A
WOODENBOAT - The Magazine for Wooden Boat Owners, Builders and Designers - Issue 270

WoodenBoat Magazine. Brooklin, Maine. 2019. Issue No. 270, October 2019. Edited by Matthew P. Murphy. 140, (8 The Sticking Point) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
No. 270 - Mullet Boats of Auckland, NZ, by Nigel Sharp. Lateen Rig, by Nic Compton. ... Maud (Roald Amundsen's last ship) returns Home, by Bruce Kemp. Schooner Ernestina Morrissey..., by Randall Peffer.
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$10

71599
N/A
WOODENBOAT - The Magazine for Wooden Boat Owners, Builders and Designers - Issue 273

WoodenBoat Magazine. Brooklin, Maine. 2020. Issue No. 273, April 20209. Edited by Matthew P. Murphy. 128 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
Articles include: An Eye for Details, Customing a skin-on-frame dinghy by Steve McMahon, Maintaining Widgeon, by Anne Bryant, A.K. Ilen, Restoring a legendary Irish ketch, by Arista Holden, ...
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$10

50418
NAVIGATION
TABLES OF COMPUTED ALTITUDE AND AZIMUTH - Vol. V: Latitudes 40░ to 49░, inclusive

United States Navy Department, Hydrographic Office. Washington. 1940. H. O. Publication No. 214. Preface by George, S. Bryan, Captain, U. S. Navy. (11), 263 PP with 4 figures and tables. Eps: tables. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Very good. 29.8 x 23.7.
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$20

72185
NEWTON FRIEND, J.
DETERIORATION OF STRUCTURES OF TIMBER, METAL, AND CONCRETE EXPOSED TO THE ACTION OF SEA-WATER

The Institution of Civil Engineers. London. 1940. 18th Report, edited by H. J. Grose. IV, 52 PP with tables and 35 figures (3 in text), plus 4 large folded plates for 10 tables and 7 large folded plates with photos and graphs (2 with b/w photos (figures 20 to 35), 1 with 3 graphs (figures 17, 18 & 19), 1 with 10 graphs (figure 16), 1 with 2 graphs (Figures 14 & 15), 1 with 9 graphs (figures 12 & 13), 1 with 2 graphs (Figures 10 & 11), 1 with 3 graphs (figures 7, 8 & 9), 1 with 11 graphs (figures 1, 2 & 3). Cloth covers, gilt title on spine. Presentation slip by Mr. H.J. Grose, dated 12 August 1940, loosely inserted. Scarce. Complete. Near fine condition. 25 x 12.5.
Results of corrosion tests carried out at Auckland (NZ), Colombo (Ceylon / Sri Lanka), Halifax (Canada) and Plymouth (England).
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$50

49835
NIXON, John
FRONT-LINE OF FREEDOM

Hutchinson & Co. London. c. 1942. 1st Ed. VIII, 9-64 PP, plus 16 b/w plates. Cloth cover. War economy paper. Occasional foxing. Very good. 25 x 18.5.
Journalist with Reuters agency: witness Battle with Bismarck, sinking of the Hood... Convoys on the North Atlantic
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$10

72347
NOKES, J. Richard
ALMOST A HERO: The Voyages of John Meares, R.N., to China, Hawaii and the Northwest Coast

Washington State University Press. Pullman, Washington. 1998. 1st Ed. Foreword by David L. Nicandri. XIV, 217, (9 index) PP with 22 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, title on front board and spine, dj. Note "To Fellow Author" on title page signed by the author. Fine. 23.5 x 16. 9780874221558
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$45

34583
ODGERS, George
NAVY, AUSTRALIA - An Illustrated History

Child & Associates. Sydney. 1989. 4th edition of the 1982 original "The Royal Australian Navy: an Illustrated History". 232 PP with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Oberon class submarine, HMAS Oxley. Eps: Crest of Australian warships. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Near fine. 31 x 23.5. 0867773901
Illustrated history 1911-1986.
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$25

72103
OWEN, David M.
A manual for FREE-DIVERS using compressed air

Pergamon Press. London. 1955. 1st Ed. 62 PP with 13 b/w figures, plus 2 folded plates for figure 1 & 5 and 9 photos/plates for figures 3 and 6 to 13. Cloth cover, dj (price clippped). Dust jacket with repaired chips and small piece missing at head of spine. Very good. 19 x 12.5.
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$35

71815
P. & O.
S.S. STRATHMORE - Luncheon Menu, Tourist Class

s.s. Strathmore. June 1950. "Luncheon Menu", Tourist class, Tuesday 13th June 1950. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 15.8 x 11.5.
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$5

71807
P & O / ORIENT LINE
P & O PORTS OF CALL: ADELAIDE

P & O / Orient Line. London. 1954. Folded brochure (3 folds) with history/information and a plan of Adelaide and Outer Harbour (inset). Information sheet "Adelaide for passengers on P & O s.s. Strathmore, 5th April 1955, loosely inserted. Very good. 21.7 x 13.8.
Gives places of interest and information for passengers.
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$15

65429
P & O ORIENT LINE
P & O PORTS OF CALL: MELBOURNE

Orient Line. London. c. 1948. Folded brochure (3 folds) with history / information and 1 plan with colour of Melbourne. Fine. Small format: 21.7 x 14.
Gives places of interest and information for passengers.
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$10

68684
PALIN, Michael
SAHARA

Weidenfeld & Nicolson. London. 2002. 1st edition. 256 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (drawings, maps, photos). Decorated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 27 x 19.5. 0297843036
Around and across the Sahara between February 2001 and February 2002. Gibraltar, Morocco, Mauritania, Senegal, Mali, Niger, Algeria, Libya, Tunisia ... Gibraltar.
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$10

15983
PASSFIELD, Robert W.
TECHNOLOGY IN TRANSITION: THE SOO SHIP CANAL 1889-1985

Environment Canada. Ottawa. 1985. 1st Ed. 267 PP with 89 figures (plans, sketches, maps, photos ..) and 1 map of the Great Lakes-St.Lawrence transportation in 1895. Pict. card cover. Near fine. 23 x 15.4. 0660129361
The construction of the Sault Ste. Marie Ship Canal which mirrored an age of technology: the first electrically powered ship locks, the longest lock at the time ...
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$10

72283
PAYNE, Stephen
FRANCE, Great Ship of State / FRANCE to NORWAY, Cruise Ship Transformation (in SHIPS MONTHLY - Volume 55, issues 5 and 6, 2020)

Kelsey Media. Cudham, UK. 2020. Vol. 55, May 2020 & June 2020 Edited by Nicholas Leach. 2 issues: No. 5: Article from P.33 to 40 with 8 b/w photos, and colour illustrations(1 cutaway, 1 French Line baggage tag, 1 collage and 12 photos) / No. 6: Article from P.46 to 49 with 11 colour photos. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 27.5 x 20.
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$20

35987
PEDERSEN, Bjorn & HAWKS, F. W.
A HISTORY OF DEN NORSKE AMERIKALINJE A/S (Norwegian America Line) 1910-1995

World Ship Society. Kendal. 1995. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 3 plans and 114 b/w photos. Fp: Vistafjord of 1973. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.8 x 14.7. 0905617797
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$10

52724
PEKELNEY, Richard S., & SCHNEPF, Edwin A. (editors)
HISTORIC NAVAL SHIPS GUIDE

Historic Naval Ships Association. Portsmouth, NH. 2004. 1st Ed. Foreword by William S. Dudley. 114, (2) PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 19.8.
A guide to more than 150 classic ships on public display.
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$15

17754
PHILLIPS, Valmai, COBERN, Patricia, & HOWARD, Ann
EXPLORING THE MYSTERIOUS SOUTH

Bay Books. Sydney. c. 1990. 1st Ed. 280 PP with b/w & colour illust. Hard cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 26.5 x 18.5. 085835912X
The tales of the men who sought new lands and fortunes in the Pacific's uncharted territories.
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$10

72084
PLISSON, Philip
SAILORS' WISDOM - Day by Day

Abrams. New York. 2007. 1st English edition by Magali Veillon & Rachelle Mandik. No pagination, c.572 PP with 365 colour photos. Laminated pictorial boards, dj. Lower edge of covers with small rubbed patches. Small remainder mark on lower outside edge. Near fine. 21.7 x 21.7 9780810994495
Philip Plisson, Peintre de la Marine.
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$35

68163
P&O
S.S. HIMALAYA - Menu "FELUCCAS in the Red Sea"

On Board / P&O. 1963. Folded dinner menu. Landfall dinner, 5th March 1963. Front: Feluccas watercolour by David Knight. Back: Informations on this type of traditional craft. Foxing spots. Very good. 25.3 x 17.8.
Craft suited for shallow waters of the Mediterranean or the Red Sea.
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$10

43778
PORTS
AUCKLAND HARBOUR BOARD - Year Book 1982

Auckland Harbour Board. Auckland. 1982. Annual edition. 20 PP with 1 graph, 1 table and 17 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$15

36582
PORTS
THE MARINE BOARD OF LAUNCESTON CENTENARY 1857-1957

Marine Board of Launceston. Launceston. 1957. 1st Ed. No pagination, 40 PP with 1 map, 1 plan, 2 artist's impression, 9 portraits and 27 b/w photos. Card cover. Fine. Scarce. 23 x 14.8.
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$15

46535
PORTS
THE PORT OF ARHUS HANDBOOK

The Port of Arhus Authority. Arhus, Denmark. 1985. 1st English edition. 72 PP with 1 graph, 1 organigram, 1 map, 2 plans, 3 tables, 4 sketch plans, and 36 colour photos. Inside front cover: Chart Arhus Bugt. Pictorial soft cover. 4 pages flyer on Arhus multitereminal loosely inserted. Near fine. 21 x 14.8. 8772510056
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$10

62604
[POSTER]
HISTORIC SHIPWRECKS: Admella, Dunbar, Loch Ard

Australia Post. Melbourne. 2007. Poster in colour. Fine. Poster format: 84 x 59.5.
Admella: 6.8.1959, 89 lives lost - Loch Ard: 1.6.1878, 49 lives lost - Dunbar: 20.8.1857, 120 lives lost.
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$5

30289
POTTER, John Deane
FIASCO: The Break-out of the German Battleships

Readers Union. London. 1971. Reprint of the 1970 original published by William Heinemann Ltd. (10), 235 PP, plus 8 pages with 14 bw photos. FEP: track of the escape route from Brest to Germany, 12/13 February 1942. Hard cover, renewed rear endpapers. Good reading copy. 22 x 13.7.
The break-out from the military port of Brest in February 1942 of the Scharnhorst, Gneisenau, and Prinz Eugen.
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$5

71404
PRADOS, Edward
HURIS, SAMBUQS, AND THE BOATBUILDERS OF YEMEN (in WoodenBoat Magazine)

WoodenBoat Publications. Brooklin, Maine. 1996. No. 131, August 1996. 160 PP. Contains article pages 50 to 56 with colour illustrations (1 location map, 1 line plan of a Huri and 12 photos). Pictorial soft covers. Very good. 27.6 x 21.7.
Desert boatbuilding in the Middle East: working craft of the Yemen coasts.
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$10

57348
PRINCE, H. A. (editor)
SAFETY AT SEA INTERNATIONAL, containing the Nautical Institute Supplement - (Nos. 85 to 93 - 1976)

Fuel & Metallurgical Journals / The Nautical Institute. London. 1976. Issues 85 (April 1976) to 93 (December 1976). 9 issues for a total of 376 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good run of 9 issues. 29.8 x 21.
Journal devoted to the promotion of safety in the design, construction and operation of shipping.
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$10

72162
RAMSBOTHAM, Joshua Fielden, JACKSON, Herbert Alfred & MEHAFFEY, Maurice William
COASTAL AIDS TO NAVIGATION IN AUSTRALIA: Their Administration and Recent Developments / Cape Don Lighthouse, Northern Territory, Australia / New Lighthouses in Queensland

The Institution of Civil Engineers. London. 1921. Excerpt of Minutes of Proceedings of The Institution of Civil Engineers, Volume ccx, Session 1919-1920, Part II. 48 PP with tables and 9 b/w figures, plus 2 folded plates with figures at end of book. Soft wrappers a little soiled with small piece missing on bottom corner, title on front cover. Note "With the Authors Compliments" at top of front cover. Covers reinforced at spine. A few pages with small dog-ears, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14.
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$50

16833
RAN
THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY

Department of Defence / A.G.P.S. Canberra. 1992. 1st Ed. 40 PP with 34 profiles, 5 b/w and 40 colour photos. Title-page: R.A.N. Ensign. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17.5. 0644140518
Australian Defence policy and the Royal Australian Navy in the 1990's and beyond.
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$5

72180
RAPHAEL, Adam
ULTIMATE RISK - The Inside Story of the Lloyd's Catastrophe

Bantam Press. London. 1994. 1st Ed. XI, 334 PP with tables, plus 16 pages with 44 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Light ageing of paper and foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24 x 16. 9780593026939
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$25

72059
RATSEY, Ernest A. & DE FONTAINE, W. H.
YACHT SAILS - Their Care and Handling

Putnam. London. 1948. 1st UK Ed. 258 PP with 104 diagrams, drawings or sketches, plus 12 plates with 29 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Signature of previous owner on FFEP. Dust jacket is chipped with small pieces missing and is now in a protective sleeve. Contents near fine. 21.8 x 14.8.
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$20

57694
RAYBIN EMERT, Phyllis (editor)
WORLD WAR II: The Pacific Theatre

Discovery Enterprises, Ltd. Carlisle, Mass. 1997. 1st ED. 64 PP with 12 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19 x 13.3. 1878668862
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$10

65126
REEMAN, Douglas
TORPEDO RUN

Arrow Books. London. 1982. 1st paperback edition of the 1981 original. 290 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 17.8 x 11. 0099283808
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$10

16453
RENSCH, Karl H.
FISH NAMES OF EASTERN POLYNESIA

ANU. Canberra. 1988. Pacific Linguistics, Series C, No.106, Special Number. XIII, 364 PP with 1 map. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 23 x 15. 0858833808
Dictionary of fish names giving vernacular names with English translation and a Latin finderlist at rear.
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$35

46347
REYNOLDS, Earle and Barbara
ALL IN THE SAME BOAT. An American Family's Adventures on a Voyage around the World in the Yacht Phoenix

Arthur Barker. London. 1964. 1st UK edition. VIII, (2), 310 PP, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w photos. Eps: Map of the World with route of Phoenix. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket with repaired close tears. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 22 x 14.5.
Yacht built near Hiroshima. Calls in Hawaii, Tahiti, New Zealand, Australia ... Cocos-Keeling...
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$15

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

Sampson Low, Marston. London. c. 1920. 1st Ed. XII, 308 PP, plus 24 b/w plates. Fp: The Wheels of Time. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Foxing spots. Near fine. 24.6 x 17.5.
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$30

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

Patersons Printing Press. Perth. c. 1942. 1st Ed. Foreword by H. B. Farncomb. 168 PP with 8 pages of names of the posted as missing, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with small pieces missing. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise contents near fine. 22.8 x 14.5.
The complete story of the HMAS Perth, from the departure of the crew from Australia to join the ship at Portsmouth in 1939 to her end on 28th February, 1942.
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$30

65054
ROBINSON, J. S.
ARMS IN THE SERVICE OF QUEENSLAND 1859-1901

J. S. Robinson / S.F.R. Enterprises. Brisbane. 1997. Special Presentation Edition limited to 20 hand numbered copies (No. Ten). 240 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, plans, photos). Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front cover and spine. Dedicatory note on title page signed by the author. Fine. 24.6 x 18.7. 0949749346
Section 4: Forts and Ships / H.M.Q.S. Gayundah, Paluma, Mosquito, Otter ...
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$100

44812
ROBINSON, William
BILL ROBINSON'S BOOK OF EXPERT SAILING

Macmillan. London. 1965. 1st Ed. (12), 148 PP with 58 b/w photos. Cloth cover, device on front cover, dj (price- clipped). Near fine. 22.8 x 16.5.
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$10

39741
ROCHE, T. W. E.
SAMUEL CUNARD, and the North Atlantic

Macdonald. London. 1971. 1st Ed. 86 PP with b/w illustrations (12 silhouettes, 2 facsimiles of documents, 3 plans, 1cutaway and drawings). Title spread: Britannia, c. 1840. Hard cover, dj. Ex library copy with 7 discreet library stamps, number on spine, and small window cut on spine of dust jacket, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.5. 356034364
..
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$10

72205
Royal Dutch SHELL
Princess Margaret Launches New 28,000 DWT Shell Tanker, S.T.S. VELUTINA

Shell Tanker Fleet. Wallsend-on-Tyne. 1950. Folded brochure. 4 PP with 3 b/w illustrations: 1 artist Impression by John Warsley and 2 photos. Brochure slightly ruffled. Light foxing & ageing of paper. Very good. 25 x 20.
Launched on 4th of April 1950 at Wallsend-on-Tyne, at the time the biggest oil carrier ever built in a UK shipyard.
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$20

72173
ROYAL NAVY
PORTSMOUTH NAVY WEEK, August 3rd & 5th to 10th 1935 - Official Guide and Souvenir

The Navy Week Committee. Portsmouth. 1935. 1st Ed. 80 PP with b/w illustrations. Stiff covers, illustrated front. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 24.5 x 18.7.
HMAS Australia and A Short Account of the Royal Australian Navy.
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$20

72227
SAMSON MARINE
NEW HORIZONS: the ferro-cement catalogue

Samson Marine Design Ltd. Vancouver, B.C. 1972. 1st Ed. No pagination, 200 PP with b/w illustrations: 13 art works, 146 b/w photos and 66 sets of plans. Stiff covers, illustrated front, cloth spine. Name of previous owner cut out at top of title page and free fly of front endpaper. 3 folded plans (C-Ghost / C-Quin / C-Smoke) and 4 flyers from the Western Australian Agent, loosely inserted. Covers slightly soiled. Contents near fine. Oblong: 28 x 43
Illustrated catalogue with photos and 66 sets of plans for: 43 Sailboats, 4 Houseboats, 10 Powerboats and 9 workboats.
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$65

45998
SARMENTO RODRIGUES, Commodore M. M. (editor)
ENQUETE SUR L' ANTICOLONIALISME - INQUIRY ON ANTI-COLONIALISM

Ministerio do Ultramar. Lisbon. 1957. 1st Ed. Volume II in Estudios de Ciencias Politicas e Sociais. 394 PP. Soft cover (foxing spots). Pages uncut. Very good. Texts in English, French and Spanish. 25.7 x 19.5.
12 papers: 1 in Spanish, 3 in French and 8 in English. Developments towards self-government in dependent territories of the United States, by Professor Henry Wells. Self-government movements in Australia and New Zealand in the nineteenth century, by Professor C. H. Currey. The South Pacific and Australia, by Professor A. P. Elkin.
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$30

50017
SATOW, Lieutenant P. G.
RADAR AND THE WEATHER

The Institute of Navigation. London. 1948. Reprinted from the Journal of the Institute of Navigation, Volume I, No. 3, July 1948. Pages 219 to 240 with 1 table and 4 figures. Soft cover, staples. Near fine. 24.8 x 15.6.
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$5

71464
SCOTT, Ernest
LAPEROUSE

Angus & Robertson. Sydney. 1912. 1st edition. 104 PP with 1 b/w illustration "Lapérouse Coat of Arms", plus 1 folded chart of La Pérouse voyage and 12 plates. Fp: portrait of La Pérouse. Card cover, dj tipped in by the spine. Spine worn and split at hinges. Internally very good. 18 x 15.3.
Life of La Pérouse prior to his expedition, voyage of discovery in the Pacific, disappearance.
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$40

53161
SCOTT, Lieutenant Commander C. J. de C.
THE MARINER'S HANDBOOK

The Hydrographer of the Navy. London. 1973. 4th edition of the 1962 original, with a preface by Rear-Admiral G. P. D. Hall. Sailing Directions No. 100. VIII, 139 PP with 10 tables, and 12 diagrams, and 41 Ice Photographs (4 in colour, and 37 bw), plus 3 folded charts, 4 charts, 4 colour plates (buoyage), and 14 pages with 12 diagrams (3 on meteorology). Supplement No. 3 for 1985 loosely inserted (2, 35 PP). Fp: New Symbols and Colours on Metric Charts. Eps: Table for converting Feet and Fathoms to Metres. Supplement No. 3 - 1985 (2, 37 PP) loosely inserted. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Top edge of covers and spine rubbed. Near fine. 30.2 x 21.2.
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$20

66186
SCOTT, Lt.-Cdr. Peter
THE BATTLE OF THE NARROW SEAS - A History of the Light Coastal Forces in the Channel and North Sea, 1939-1945

Country Life Limited. London. 1946. Reprint of the 1945 original. XII, 228 PP with 4 maps and 30 drawings, plus 8 colour plates and 42 pages with 76 b/w illustrations. Fp (in colour): Moonlight Attack. FEP: North Sea. REP: English Channel. Illustrated cloth cover, price-clipped dust jacket has a few chips or closed tears. War economy paper, faint foxing. Still a very good to near fine copy. 25 x 19.2.
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$50

70279
SCOTT, Sir Peter / SWAN, Robert / VESILIND, Priit
THE ANTARCTIC CHALLENGE / IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF SCOTT / ANTARCTICA (in National Geographic Magazine, Volume 171, No.4)

N.G.S. Washington. 1987. April 1987. Includes 3 articles: pages 538 to 543, 544 to 555, 556 to 560 with 4 b/w photos and 13 colour illustrations (2 maps and 11 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Folded chart (Antarctica on recto and "Pinnipeds around the World" on recto) loosely inserted. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Other article: Seals and their kin.
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$10

32211
SERVER, Lee
THE GOLDEN AGE OF OCEAN LINERS

Todtri. New York. 1996. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 43 b/w and 54 Colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 31.6 x 22.6. 1880908867
Floating Palaces. Life aboard ship. Myth, media and popular culture.
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$10

58007
SEXTON, R. T.
SHIPPING ARRIVALS & DEPARTURES - SOUTH AUSTRALIA 1627-1850 - A Guide for Genealogists & Maritime Historians

Gould & Roebuck. Canberra. 1990. 1st Ed. Roebuck Society Publication No. 42. 272 PP with 3 maps & 3 illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Note on title page signed by the author. Near fine. 24 x 18. 0947284192
A chronological listing of vessels of the exploring era 1627-1803, the sealing era 1803-1835, and colonial South Australia starting with the arrival of the Africaine.
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$30

35677
SHEPSTONE, Harold J.
CAVALCADE OF SHIPS

The Sunshine Press. London. c. 1945. 1st Ed. 62 PP with 36 b/w, plus 16 beautiful colour illustrations by S. Drigin. Cloth cover, device on front cover. Covers worn and soiled, 2 plates with small closed repaired tear, o/wise contents are very clean and bright. 25.8 x 20.5.
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$10

41907
SHIPPING WORLD
SHIPPING WORLD & SHIPBUILDER - Volume 172, No. 3950

Shipping World & Shipbuilder. London. 1979. February 1979. (IV), 141-204 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.5 x 21.
Pages 171 to 185 - "A review of the Multi-Purpose Ships Designs from the world's shipyards" with 11 b/w photos plus large folded plate with 3 plans and 2 cutaways on the recto and 9 b/w photos on the verso.
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$10

41909
SHIPPING WORLD
SHIPPING WORLD & SHIPBUILDER - Volume 172, No. 3954

Shipping World & Shipbuilder. London. 1979. June 1979. IV, 401 to 460, (2 editorial index) PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.5 x 21.
Pages 421 to 436, "Safety at Sea": Search and rescue convention... Steering Gear System... Alarm and control systems...
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$10

72375
S.H.O.A. (editor)
ATLAS HIDROGRAFICO DE CHILE

Servicio Hidrografico y Oceanografico de la Armada de Chile (SHOA). Valparaiso. 2001. 6th edition of the 1974 original, limited to 1000 copies. Foreword by Fernando Mingram Lopez. No pagination, (7), (6 index on 3 columns), 8 headpieces PP (recto only), plus 345 plates (most of them in colour) with: Anchorages, Charts, Plans (with occasional coastal views). Hardcover, simile leather, gilt badge on front board, dj. Fine and scarce. Spanish text. Large oblong format: 31 x 45 cm. 9562350223
New edition of the 1974 original (published to celebrate the 100 years of the SHOA). Chapter I: selection of 18 historic plates (2 colour paintings, 16 b/w or colour charts. Chapter II: 4 plates on nautical symbols, 2 plates on clouds, 20 general maps or charts. Chapter III: 2 plates Electronic Routing Charts, and 301 plates with anchorages and plans, and charts. Only 2 of the pages have a printed recto / verso: 1 on page 4 and 1 of the 301 plates with charts / plans "Open sea, ocean crossings and coastal navigation".
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$200

30190
SIMMONS, Joe J., III
THOSE VULGAR TUBES: External Sanitary Accommodations aboard European Ships of the Fifteenth through Seventeenth Centuries

Chatham Publishing & Texas A&M University Press. London. 1998. 2nd edition of the 1991 original, No. 1 in the Studies in Nautical Archaeology series. XII, 99 PP with 41 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.8 x 15.2. 1861760434
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$15

40286
SIMON, Edelgard
HAMBURG - A Gateway for the World, 1189-1989

Lloyds's List. London. 1989. 1st Ed. A Lloyd's List Special supplement. 200 PP (48 of advertisements) with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Top corner lightly bumped/creased, o/wise near fine. 33.7 x 23.8. 1850442282
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$20

46105
SINCLAIR, Roy
JOURNEYING WITH SEAFARERS IN NEW ZEALAND

Random House. Auckland. 1999. 1st Ed. 269 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 26 x 18.5. 186941375X
Maritime Museums of New Zealand, and Seafaring Heritage. Tugboats in Lyttleton. Ferries on Lake Wakatipu. Ferries on the Waitemata... Yachting...
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$20

72143
SLEEPER, Jeanne Bear & BANGASSER, Susan
WOMEN UNDERWATER

DeepStar Publishing. Crestline, Ca. 1979. 1st Ed. (8), 111 PP with 1 table and b/w illustrations: 4 drawings & 75 photos. Pictorial stiff covers. Name of previous owner blocked out with black felt at top of title page. Very good. 21.5 x 13.7. 0918888042
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$15

47222
SOBEL, Dava
LONGITUDE - The true Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of his Time

Walker Publishing Company. New York. c. 2000. 13th printing of the 1995 US original. (VIII), 184 PP with 15 headpieces. Fp: Chronometer H-4, A.D. 1759. Hard cover, dj. Bookplate "Greetings from the Board of Longitude" signed by the author, pasted down on front endpaper. Faint foxing. Fine. 19.5 x 12. 802713122
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$35

16108
SOMNER, Graeme
BEN LINE - Supplement

World Ship Society. London. 1985. 12 PP with b/w photos. Stapled wrappers. Very good. 21 x 14.8.
Supplement to the 1980 fleet list and short history.
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$10

16435
SOULE, Gardner
MEN WHO DARED THE SEA, The Ocean Adventures of the Ancient Mariners

Thomas Y. Crowell. New York. 1976. 1st Ed. (10), 262 PP with 27 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with a small repaired tear. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 20.8 x 14. 0690010958
The first men who went to sea and explored the oceans.
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$15

72163
SPATE, O. H. K.
LUSO-AUSTRALIA: In Maps and Verse

Junta de Investigações Cientificad do Ultramar. Lisbon. 1979. Reprint from Revista de Universidade de Coimbra, (pages 219-237) in Vol. XXVII, 1979. 21, (3) PP with 1 map. Soft covers, title on front cover. Near fine. 29.3 x 21.6.
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$25

19434
SPRATT, H. P.
MERCHANT STEAMERS AND MOTOR-SHIPS - Part II: Descriptive Catalogue

HMSO. London. 1949. 1st Ed. 152 PP, plus 14 pages with 13 b/w plates. Fp: T.S. Queen Elizabeth. Pictorial soft cover (lightly soiled). Occasional foxing. Near fine. 23.4 x 15.5.
Detailed description of the vessels present in the Science Museum Collection: passenger vessels, cargo vessels, oil tankers, power yachts,...
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$15

64505
STAMMERS, Michael
LIVERPOOL SHIPPING - Liverpool Packet No. 7

Scouse Press. Liverpool. c.1975. Packet No.7 of "A Picture History of Liverpool: General Editor Fritz Spiegl". Folder containing a 2 folded pages (on 6 columns) "Commentary" by Michael Stammers and the reprint of 36 facsimiles: plans, pictures, photographs, tickets, documents etc. Near fine. Folder size: 24.5 x 30.5.
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$20

67319
STEAMSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA
STEAMBOAT BILL - No. 159, 1981

Steamship Historical Society of America. New York. 1981. Volume 38, No. 3, issue 159, Fall 1981. Edited by Peter T. Eisele. 155-226 PP with b/w illustrations (2 maps, 7 artist impressions, 13 drawings and 75 photos). Pictorial soft cover in colour (Yankee, arriving at Newport, R.I.). Near fine. 28 x 21.5.
Cruise Ships for the Eighties, by Peter T. Eisele. Coast Ferries Ltd (British Colombia), by Frank A. Clapp. Aloha "Oceanic Independence", by William H. Miller. The Loss of a Liner (Oceanic Monarch / Varna / Reina del Mar), by James L. Shaw.
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$10

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

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

72132
STEVENS, T.S. & DICK, H.W.
SCOTTISH HOUSE: A History of McIlwraith , McEacharn - Shipowners, Merchants and Miners 1875-1993

Nautical Association of Australia, Inc. Melbourne. 2021. 1st edition. XII, 392 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Inside front cover: Early painting of the "Bothwell Castle". Inside back cover: Cut-away of the triple screw steamer "Katoomba". Title page with House-Flag. Pictorial stiff covers. New. 25 x 17.3. 9780975689653
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$70

68510
STEVENSON, Joanne
NO CASE TO ANSWER

Alpha Books. Sydney. 1971. 1st Ed. XI, 208 PP, plus 8 pages with 18 b/w photos. FEP: The Approach to Collision. REP: USN Evans in profile. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket rubbed around edges with small chips and/or closed tears (now protected). Occasional foxing. Very good. 22.2 x 14.5. 0855530480
Collision between the aircraft carrier HMAS MELBOURNE and the destroyer USS EVANS. Aftermath when the wife of the Australian Captain tried to clear his name.
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$25

64231
STEWART, W. W.
PRINT - Now a Hostel "WANGANELLA"

Weekly News. Auckland. c. 1970. Reprint of a painting in the "Famous New Zealand Steam and Motor Ships" series by W. W. Stewart, published by the New Zealand Weekly News. Frameable print of the Wanganella. Near fine. Oblong: 29 x 38.
Built 1929 as the Achimota. Purchased by Huddart Parker and renamed Wanganella in 1932 ... Used in 1963 as hostel ship for the Manapouri power scheme.
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$10

72320
STIRLAND, A. J.
THE MEN OF THE MARY ROSE - Raising the Dead

Sutton Publishing. Stroud, UK. 2005. New and revised edition of the 2000 original. Introduction by Robert Hardy. XIV, 185 PP with 8 tables, 16 figures and 43 b/w plates. Stiff covers, illustrated front. Fine. 24.3 x 17.2. 9780750939157
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$35

65870
STONE, Andrew J.
A WALK IN THEIR FOOTSTEPS: A Kokoda Trail Experience - A Modern Soldier's Personal story

Australian Military History Publications. Sydney. 1997. 1st Ed. X, 102 PP with 2 maps and 44 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Signature of previous owner on title page, o/wise fine. 21 x 15. 0958669341
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$20

22790
STONE, Scott C.S.
PEARL HARBOR, The Way It Was - December 7, 1941

Island Heritage. Norfolk Island. 1977. Special edition. 71 PP with bw and colour illust. (map, plans, photos...). Title page: Arizona memorial. Pict. card cover. Fine. 25.3 x 17.8.
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$10

72210
STRATFORD, Gabrielle
LETTERS TO A GRANDSON - Memories of War

Gabrielle Stratford (Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada). Port Louis, Mauritius. c. 2000. 1st Ed. 69 PP with 7 b/w photos and 8 colour illustrations (4 photos and 4 watercolours by Ida Talbot). Pictorial soft covers. Fine (mint condition). 19.8 x 12.8.
22 letters to her grandson. The author was born on a British Army base near Quetta (now in Pakistan) and spent her youth in northern China. Now living in Canada.
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$30

72353
SUAREZ, Thomas
EARLY MAPPING OF THE PACIFIC: The Epic Story of Seafarers, Adventurers, and Cartographers who Mapped the Earth's Greatest Ocean

Periplus Editions. Singapore. 2004. 1st edition. 224 PP with 223 figures with b/w or colour illustrations. Half title page: Volvelle on a north polar projection. Fp (in colour): Islamic World Map. FEP: World map, circa 1700) by Frederic de Wit. REP: Physical Map of the Pacific, by Philippe Buache. Pictorial laminated boards and illustrated dj (front: Pacific Ocean, by Abraham Ortelius / back: North Pacific, by Joao Teixeira Albernatz). Dedicatory note on title page, signed by the author. Fine (as new condition). 31.3 x 22.8. 9780794400921
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$100

46767
SUEZ CANAL
SUEZ CANAL AUTHORITY - Yearly Report 1994 - Part 1

Suez Canal Authority. Ismailia, Egypt. 1995. Yearly publication. 84, (2) PP with 1 map, graphs, statistical tables and 32 colour photos. Pictorial soft covers with light wear. Very good. 26.5 x 22.2.
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$10

49148
SUMMERRELL, Richard
THE SINKING OF HMAS SYDNEY - A Guide to Commonwealth Government Records

National Archives of Australia. Canberra. 1997. 1st Ed. 190 PP with 16 facsimiles of documents. Pictorial soft cover, clear plastic protection, spiral bound. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
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$25

45161
TAFFRAIL
ENDLESS STORY

Hodder & Stoughton. London. 1938. 6th edition of the November 1931 original. 346 PP with 1 figure, and 28 diagrams or maps. Cloth cover is somewhat soiled, occasional foxing, o/wise very good. 18 x 12.
The works of the Destroyers during World War I. Chapter III: Destroyers in the Dardanelles. Chapter IV: Destroyers at Gallipoli. Chapter V: Destroyers in the Aegean... Chapter XVIII: The Australian Destroyers.
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$10

72302
TALBOT, Frank & STEENE, Roger (editor)
READER'S DIGEST BOOK OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

Reader's Digest Services. Sydney. 1984. 1st Ed. 384 PP with 2 maps, over 800 colour photos. Fp: Acropora with blue damselfish. Title page: Male blue-headed wrasse. Half title page: Sun rising over the waters of the Great Barrier Reef. Eps: Fungia, a mushroom coral. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 26.3 x 26.3. 0949819417
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$20

30151
TAMBS, Erling
THE CRUISE OF THE TEDDY

Rupert Hart-Davis. London. 1949. Reprint of the 1933 original, No. 5 in the Mariners Library series. 256 PP with 2 plans, plus 16 pages with 28 bw photos. FEP: Route from Oslo to the Marquesas. REP: Route from the Marquesas to New Zealand. Cloth cover with light wear around edges, price-clipped dust jacket which has a few small chips and is in a protective sleeve. Top edge tinted. A nice copy. 19 x 13.
Cruise of an old pilot cutter (A Colin Archer design) between 1928 and 1932. The "Teddy" was wrecked near Kawau Island, 30 miles north of Auckland.
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$50

72149
TASMAN
ABEL JANSZOON TASMAN - A Bibliography

The Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales. Sydney. 1963. 1st edition with a preface by G. D. Richardson & J. A. Ferguson. 80 PP with 1 colour and 3 b/w illustrations. Fp (in colour): Tasman with his second wife. Soft cover, front with device and title. Covers lightly soiled and with light insect damage. Very good. 24 x 15.
248 entries.
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$25

72097
TASMANIAN SAIL TRAINING ASSOCIATION
STV LADY NELSON Ship's Manual Training notes

Tasmanian Sail Training Association. Hobart. 2003. 1st edition. Introduction by Allen Rust. No pagination, 192 PP with tables and b/w illustrations: drawings and sketches, plans, photos. Stiff covers, illustrated front with title, clear plastic protection, spiral bound. Near fine. 21 x 14.5.
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$20

72315
TERRY, Martin
MARITIME PAINTINGS OF EARLY AUSTRALIA 1788-1900

The Miegunyah Press. Melbourne. 1998. Limited edition of 2500 copies, No. 24 in the second numbered series of the Miegunyah Volumes. XIV, 111 PP with 31 b/w illustrations, and 65 colour plates. Title spread: North Head, Port Jackson 1854 by Conrad Martens. Half title page: Willem de Vlamingh's ships Geelvinck, Nijptangh and 't Weseltje, 1697. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 32 x 26. 0522846882
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$35

72309
THOMAS, Colin S.
SCRIMSHAW - "The Ancient Art of the Mariner"

Colin S. Thomas. Hobart. 2011. Edition limited to 500 numbered copies (No. 97 of 500). 42 PP with 55 colour photos. Inside front cover: Whale bone chair. Inside back cover: walking sticks. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Scarce. 29.7 x 21. 9780646550077
Exhibition of February 2011, held at the Commissariat Store, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery.
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$70

20431
THORNTON, Meg (editor)
HEARD ISLAND EXPEDITION 1983

Spirit of Adventure. Sydney. 1983. 1st Ed. 56 PP with b/w illustrations. Fp: King penguins. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21. 0959256806
1983 expedition on the Anaconda.
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$25

63040
THORSOE, Soren, SIMONSEN, Peter, KROGH-ANDERSEN, Soren, FREDERICHSEN, Frederik &
DFDS 1866-1991 - Ship Development through 125 years - from Paddle Steamer to Ro/Ro Ship / Skibsudvikling gennem 125 ar fra Hjuldamper til Rulleskib

DFDS A/S. Copenhagen. 1991. 1st Ed. 503 PP with 3 maps, 21 plans, 86 bw illust., and 732 photos of ships (Fleet list). Illustrated endpapers. Laminated decorated boards. Fine. Danish and English text. 30.2 x 21.2. 08798003003
Short Sea shipping line running between Denmark and the United Kingdom and Iceland. As of 1926, routes to Atlantic ports of North and South America.
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$60

43767
THE TIMES (editors)
THE RUSSIAN NAVY: 1914-1918 (in The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War)

The Times Publishing Company. London. 1918. Part 204, Vol. 16, July 16, 1918. (II), 289-324 PP with 2 maps and 39 b/w photos. Soft cover. Staples removed. Near fine. 30 x 20.3.
The Russian and the Revolution.
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$30

11835
TODD, Ian
ISLAND REALM - A Pacific Panorama

Angus & Robertson. Sydney. 1974. 1st Ed. (8), 214 PP with 19 maps, 32 drawings by Lindsay Wilson and 61 b/w photos, plus 48 pages with 63 colour photos. EPS: Map of the Pacific with winds and currents. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 28 x 22. 0207127611
A contemporary observation over time and space within the realm of the Pacific: community & individual culture, history, political life, ...
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$20

72324
TOOLEY, R. V.
MAPS AND MAP-MAKERS

B. T. Batsford. London. 1949. 1st edition. VIII, 128 PP with 9 tailpieces and 13 b/w illustrations, plus 82 pages with 8 colour plates and 74 b/w illustrations (charts, maps, plans). Frontispiece (in colour): Title-Page to R. de Hooghe's Atlas Maritime, 1693. Cloth cover, title on spine, dj. Light foxing on outside edges and inside of the dust jacket. Near fine. 25.2 x 19.5.
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$75

72045
TRIGELLIS-SMITH, Syd
BRITAIN TO BORNEO: A History of 2/32 Australian Infantry Battalion

2/32 Australian Infantry Battalion Association. Sydney. 1993. 1st Ed. Foreword by Captain W. H. Campbell. XVIII, 386 PP with b/w illustrations: 10 headpieces by R. Carter Green, 10 maps (2 of them with an inset) by Brian Goyen and 99 photos. Fp (in colour): 2/32 Bataillon holding German counter attack, El Alamein, 31 October 1942. Hard cover, title on front board and spine, dj. A 4 page "News Sheet" No. 23 of October 1999 loosely inserted. Fine (mint condition). 25.2 x 17.7. 0646291211
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$250

72254
[UNION ROYAL MAIL LINE]
MUSIC PROGRAMME & MENU - R.M.S. MAUNGANUI

J.M. Quirke, Printer on board. R.M.S. Maunganui. 1934. Folded Souvenir Menu - Lord Howe Island Cruise, June 1934 R.M.S. "Maunganui", Union Line, containing folded "Music Programme & Dinner Menu, June 5, 1934, and list of officers under Commander Martin. Autographs of passengers and officers. Tie binding Souvenir folder and menu. Fine condition. 24.6 x 15.8.
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$40

51157
VAN DEN BERG, N. P.
UIT DE DAGEN DER COMPAGNIE - Geschiedkundige Schetsen

H. D. Tjeenk Willink & Zoon. Haarlem. 1904. 1st Ed. (8), 419 PP. Soft cover. Sellotape marks at head and foot of spine. Dutch text. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. Dutch text. 22 x 14.5
Dutch East Indies, Batavia (Djakarta), V. O. C. (Dutch East India Company)...
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$30

46997
VANCOUVER, George
VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY TO THE NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN AND ROUND THE WORLD (in 4 Volumes)

N. Israel. Amsterdam. 1967. N. Israel. Facsimile reprint of the 1798 original. Nos. 30, 31, 32, & 33, in the Bibliotheca Australiana series. Volume 1: (2), (VI), XXIX, (IX) 432 PP, plus 7 b/w plates. Volume 2: (2), (VIII), 504 PP, plus 5 b/w plates. Volume 3: (2), (VIII), 505, (3 errata) PP, plus 6 b/w plates. Volume "Charts": clam box containing 16 large folded plates (1 general chart, 6 coastal views and 9 survey charts). Hard covers, simile vellum, gilt title on blue vignette (front cover and spine). Volumes 1, 2 & 3, with glassine protection. Foxing spots on top outside edge. Near fine. 26 x 21.
A voyage of discovery to the North Pacific Ocean and round the world: in which the coast of North-West America has been carefully examined and accurately surveyed . Undertaken by His Majesty's Command..., and performed in the years 1790, 1791, 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795, in the Discovery Sloop of War, and Armed Tender Chatham...
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$300

43184
VIERUS, Dieter
KABELLEGER AUS ALLER WELT

Steiger. Solingen, Germany. 1989. 1st Ed., in Bibliothek der Schiffstypen series. 148 PP with over 150 b/w illustrations (5 maps, 8 plans of ships, 3 cutaways... engravings and photos). Fp: Great Eastern. FEP: Plan of the cable ship von Podbielski. REP: Plan of the Japanese cable ship KDD Maru. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. German text. 22.5 x 20. 392595208X
Cableships of the world.
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$10

43387
VILLIERS, Alan
THE INDIAN OCEAN

Museum Press. London. 1953. 2nd impression (April 1953) of the 1952 original. 255 PP with 8 maps (5 headpieces and 3 in text), plus 16 pages with 32 b/w illustrations. Fp: Square rigger in the Indian Ocean. Eps: Map of the Indian Ocean. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket with tears and chips, now in a protective sleeve. Note on half title page (blocked out). Faint and occasional foxing, o/wise a very good clean copy. 23 x 16.
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$65

65991
VILLIERS, Alan
WILD OCEAN - The Story of the North Atlantic and the Men who Sailed It

McGraw-Hill. New York. 1957. 1st US Ed. VI, (4), 326 PP, plus 12 Pages with 30 b/w illust. Illustrated title spread. FEP: Currents of the North Atlantic. REP: Prevailing January winds of the North Atlantic. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with small chips and rubbed patches. Note on verso of front endpaper. Slight ageing of paper and foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21.8 x 15.
The turbulent and unpredictable ocean, the men and ships who challenged it.
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$15

64172
VON DER BORCH, C. C.
SUBMARINE CANYONS OF SOUTHERN AUSTRALIA: Their Distribution and Ages - Research Paper No. 9, "Horace Lamb Centre for Oceanographical Research"

The Flinders University of South Australia.Adelaide. 1967. Research Paper No. 9, June 1967: (1), 15, (4) PP (recto only) with 4 figures( 1 folded map, 2 maps and 1 with 10 diagrams). Soft cover, staples. Fine. 28 x 21.5.
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$10

40376
VON DER PORTEN, Edward P.
THE GERMAN NAVY IN WORLD WAR II

Thomas Y. Crowell Co. New York. 1969. 2nd printing of the first U.S. edition. XIV, 274 PP with 6 maps & diagrams & 40 b/w photos in text. Fp: Scuttling of the Graf Spee. Cloth cover. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Note on half title page. Very good. 23.2 x 15.5.
The development of the new German navy, following Scapa Flow (June 1919), the pre-war years (secret building programmes...).
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$5

38371
WALLACE, William M.
THE MACMILLAN BOOK OF BOATING

Bonanza Books. New York. 1973. Reprint of the 1964 original. 249, (3 index) PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Near fine. 30 x 21.5. 51703946XX
150 years of boats & boating from Cleopatra's barge, through the America's Cup races, steam yachts, schooners, ...
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$10

12045
WARDLE, David
MURRAY RIVER PADDLE STEAMERS

Traction Publications. Canberra. 1970. 1st Ed. 36 PP with 1 map on back cover and 28 b/w photos. Soft cover, illustrated front (P.S. Coonawarra) and back (map). Covers with a few spots, o/wise very good. Oblong: 18.5 x 25. 0858290049
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$10

35455
WARSHIPS
THE GATEFOLD BOOK OF THE WORLD'S GREAT WARSHIPS

Sandstone Books / Brown Books. Sydney. 1998. Reprint of the 1994 UK original. (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. Some foxing, o/wise very good. 30.7 x 26. 1897884028
From the Roman Galley and the Viking Longship, to the Dreadnought, the Nimitz etc...
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$10

58963
WATSON, Jessica
TRUE SPIRIT: The Aussie Girl who took on the World

Hachette Australia Pty Ltd. Sydney. 2010. 1st Ed. XIV, 367, (3) PP with 1 map on double page, 1 plan on double page, 1 weather map and 9 b/w photos (6 headpieces), plus 24 pages with 62 colour photos. Inside front cover: Ella's Pink Lady. Inside back cover: Jessica Watson. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 15.2. 9780733624971
World circumnavigation on board Ella's Pink Lady: 18th October 2009 to 15th May 2010.
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$15

64837
WEATHERILL, Richard
The ANCIENT PORT OF WHITBY and its Shipping, with some Subjects of Interest Connected therewith

Horne and Son. Whitby. 1908. 1st Ed. 445 PP, (11 list of subscribers) with 2 charts and 40 b/w illustrations. Fp: Whitby, from a drawing by Geo. Weatherill. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Spine with speckled spots, covering part of the letters of title. Endpapers starting at gutter. Few pages with short closed tears. Overall, a very good copy of a rare item. 22.7 x 16.
Compiled from various registers of shipping, periodicals, local newspapers and histories. Page 46: illustration and text of the "Earl of Pembroke" (Endeavour of Captain Cook). Pages 383 to 389: Captain Cook and Ships in which Captain Cook sailed.
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$300

57704
WESTHORP, Christopher (editor)
VJ DAY IN PHOTOGRAPHS - 50th Anniversary

Salamander Book. London. 1995. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 100 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30 x 21.5. 0861017951
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$10

49416
WIESER, Dr. Franz
MAGALH┬ES-STRASSE UND AUSTRAL-CONTINENT AUF DEN GLOBEN DES JOHANNES SCHÖNER

Verlag der Wagner'schen Universitaets-Buchhandlung. Innsbruck. 1881. 1st Ed. VIII, 124 PP, plus 5 folded plates (charts in colour) at rear of book. Rebacked copy, cloth cover, gilt title on leather label pasted down on spine. Original soft covers tipped on endpapers. Ingleton bookplate. German text. Near fine. 23.8 x 15.7.
Strait of Magellan, Great South Land, and the globes of Johannes Schöner.
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$75

57712
WIEST, Andrew & MATTSON, Gregory Louis
THE PACIFIC WAR

MBI Publishing Company. St Paul, Mn, USA. 2001. 1st US edition, in the Campaigns of World War II series. 256 PP with b/w photos and colour illustrations (maps, artworks and 3 photos). Pictorial laminated boards, dj (closed tear). Near fine. 30.2 x 23.5. 0760311463
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$20

32274
WILBY, Sorrel
AUSTRALIA'S TROPICAL JEWELS: The Islands of Torres Strait (in Australian Geographic No. 10)

Australian Geographic Society. Sydney. 1988. No. 10, April/June 1988. Contains article from P.76 to 97 with 30 colour photos, plus 1 folded colour plate with map on the recto and photo on verso. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
A unique blend of traditional culture and modern ways assures the Islanders a separate identity among fellow Australians.
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$10

48297
WILLIAMS, J. E. D.
FROM SAILS TO SATELLITES, The Origin & Development of Navigational Science

Oxford University Press / The Royal Institute of Navigation. London. 1992. 1st Ed. (X), 310 PP with tables, graphs, figures and b/w photos. Fp: Portrait Edmond Halley. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 25.2 x 19.5. 9780198563877
History of navigational science interwoven with trade, exploration & warfare.
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$45

62940
WILSON, Capt. John Aa.
WOODEN WALLS TO DISTANT SHORES - A Maritime Concoction and the Regina Maris Saga

Oslo. 1984. Author. 1st Ed. 346 PP with 1 colour photo and b/w illustrations. 3 sheet "addenda" loosely inserted. Fp: The Regina Maris under sail. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (rubbed and creased and a few repaired small tears). Faint foxing o/wise fine . 27 x 21.
An unusual book.
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$25

17335
WINGATE, John
HMS BELFAST / EDINBURGH CLASS CRUISER 1939-71

Profile Publications. London. 1971. No. 29 in the Warship Profile series, (1st Warship Profile Special). No pagination, 32 PP, with colour artworks at centrefold (badge, profiles), 4 sketch-plans, and 64 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.2 x 18.7.
Commissioned 5th August 1939, Arctic convoys duty... Museum since Trafalgar Day, 21st October 1971.
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$25

72354
WORSLEY, Jill & Peter and GREEN, Jeremy (editors)
CAPES OF SUNSET: Western Australia's Maritime Heritage between Peel Inlet & Flinders Bay

Australian National Centre of Excellence for Maritime Archaeology. Fremantle. 2012. 1st Ed. Special publication No. 15. Foreword by Hugh Edwards. XIV, 417 PP with 340 figures with b/w or colour illustrations (charts, maps & plans, sketches, paintings, photos...). Pictorial stiff covers. Fine (as new condition). Oblong: 21 x 29.3. 9781876465056
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$100

51615
YORK, Michael
ALL HANDS ON DECK: The Restoration of the JAMES CRAIG

Citrus Press. Sydney. 2006. 1st Ed., with and introduction by Marsden Horden. Foreword by John Howard, Prime Minister of Australia XII, 164 PP with 42 portraits, 26 b/w and 45 colour photos. Title page: The James Craig, Recherche Bay, Tasmania. Eps: sails and rigging plan. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 23.7 x 21. 0975102370
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$65

45804
YOUNG, John M. (editor)
PASSENGER SHIPS OF P & O (in Shipping - Today & Yesterday - Supplement August, 2000)

Shipping - Today & Yesterday. London. 2000. 1st Ed. 16 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Supplement to the August 2000 issue of Shipping.
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$10

59368
YOUNG, John M. (Editor)
SHIPPING Today and Yesterday, No. 19

John M. Young. Bournemouth, UK. 1991. Issue No. 19 September 1991. 48 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Centrefold: "Kong Olav" of the Norwegian Coastal Express service (Hurtigruten). Pictorial soft cover (Tug "Endurance"). Fine. 29.7 x 21.
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67036
YOUNG, John M. (editor)
SHIPPING Today and Yesterday, No. 99 - 1998

HPC Publishing. St Leonards on Sea, Sussex, UK. 1998. Issue No. 99 (May 1998). 52 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. 2 punch holes for ring binder (close to the spine). Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Inquiry into loss of the Derbyshire, the 169,044 dwt Ore/Bulk/Oil Carrier of Bibby Line (6 pages with 2 colour and 4 b/w photos).
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36746
YOUNG, Louise B.
ISLANDS - Portrait of Miniature Worlds

W. H. Freeman. New York. 1999. 1st printing of April 1999. XII, 296 PP with 47 illustrations by Jennifer Dewey. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Fine. 21.6 x 14.5. 0716731355
Hawaiian archipelago: The Garden Isles. Easter Island: A paradigm for Man. Mauritius and the Seychelles: Home of the Dodo. Madagascar: The Land apart...
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72101
ZANELLI, Leo & SKUSE, George
SUB-AQUA ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY

Kaye & Ward. London. 1976. 1st Ed. (6), 114 PP with 72 b/w illustrations: drawings, sketches, photos & tables. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Small water mark affecting a small area (1.5cm x 0.5cm) of lower edge of front board, dust jacket and outside edge. Contents near fine. 20.5 x 13.4. 0195198948
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51772
ZNAMIEROWSKI, Alfred
FLAGS OF THE WORLD - An Illustrated Guide to Contemporary Flags

Hermes House. London. 2006. New edition of the 2000 The World Flags Identifier. 128 PP with over 600 colour illustrations. Fp: 9 house flags of Shipping lines to North and South America. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22 x 17.3. 1840388668
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