Maritime Books

Passenger Liners

Last update: Thursday, 29 February 2024.

72201
ABERDEEN & COMMONWEALTH LINE
PORT SAID and SUEZ CANAL
$20.00 AUD

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.

72202
ABERDEEN & COMMONWEALTH LINE
EMBARKATION and Baggage Notice T.S.S. "Esperance Bay"
$20.00 AUD

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.

50858
AFOUMADO, Diane
EXIL IMPOSSIBLE. L'errance des Juifs du paquebot St-Louis
$35.00 AUD

L'Harmattan. Paris. 2005. 1st Ed., in the Racisme et Eugénisme series. Preface by Serge Klarsfeld. 284, (2) PP with 1 map and 1 b/w photo. Pictorial soft cover (poster of the Hamburg-Amerika Linie). French text. Fine. 21.5 x 13.5. 2747585085

The voyage of 937 Jewish refugees on board the luxury liner Saint Louis of Hamburg-Amerika Line. Hamburg - Cherbourg - Havanna - Antwerp. 13th May to 17 June 1939.

70766
AITCHISON, Sir David
ROYAL STANDARD RED ENSIGN - With the Queen in the Gothic
$30.00 AUD

Pall Mall Press. London. 1958. 1st Ed. XII, 248 PP, plus 26 pages with 3 maps (1 on double page) and 22 b/w photos. Fp: The author. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Dust jacket has light wear with small chips/closed tears and is plastic protected. Contents near fine. Scarce. 23 x 15.

The first world tour of her Dominions by H.M. Queen Elizabeth II, on board the Shaw Savill liner "Gothic" (Nov. 1953 to May 1954). Calls at Fiji, Tonga, New Zealand, Australia and Cocos-Keeling.

40131
ANDERSON, Robert & WILSON, Ian
SHIPS AND QUAYSIDES OF ULSTER
$20.00 AUD

The Friar's Bush Press. Belfast. 1990. 1st Ed. (VI), 90 PP with 87b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 17.9 x 21.5. 0946872325

The Harland & Wolf Historic photograph Collection at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum.

15852
ANDREWS, Graeme
A LOG OF GREAT AUSTRALIAN SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

Reed. Sydney. 1980. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 18.5 x 26. 0589502026

150 famous ships which played a vital role in the development of Australia.

15939
ANDREWS, Graeme
VETERAN SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
$10.00 AUD

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

17982
ARCHIBALD, E. H. H.
TRAVELLERS BY SEA
$10.00 AUD

National Maritime Museum / HMSO. London. 1962. 1st Ed. 34 PP with 16 b/w illustrations on full page. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. Oblong: 16.5 x 21.5.

62686
ARMSTRONG, Diane
THE VOYAGE OF THEIR LIFE - The Story of the SS DERNA and its Passengers
$20.00 AUD

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

73747
ARMSTRONG, Warren
LAST VOYAGE, A Saga of Ships that Never Came Back
$25.00 AUD

Frederick Muller Ltd. London. 1956. 1st Ed. 239 PP plus 12 pages with 21 b/w illustrations/photos. Hard cover, price-clipped dust jacket has light wear and is in a protective sleeve. Dedicatory note to previous owner on FFEP. A near fine copy. Scarce with the dust jacket. 20.2 x 13.5.

The "Essex", sunk by a sperm whale, the "Titanic" sunk by an iceberg, the "Normandie" sunk in New York Harbour...

64708
BAILLIE, Captain D. G. O.
A SEA AFFAIR - An Autobiography
$5.00 AUD

Hutchinson. London. 1957. 1st Ed. Foreword by Viscount Simon of Stackpole Elidor. X, 11-290 PP, plus 14 pages with 24 b/w photos. Fp: Commodore D.G. Baillie on the bridge of S.S. Himalaya. Hard cover. Spine sunned. Copy lacking 3 b/w photos facing pages 94 / 95. Ageing of paper and foxing. Ex Library copy with stamps. Good reading copy. 23.2 x 16.

From the training ship "Worcester" to Commodore of P. & O., 50 years of life at sea.

30555
BALLARD, Robert & ARCHBOLD, Rick
GHOST LINERS, Exploring the World's Greatest Lost Ships
$10.00 AUD

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

Titanic - Empresss of Ireland - Lusitania - Britannic ...

70359
BALLARD, Robert D. & DUNMORE Spencer
EXPLORING THE LUSITANIA, Probing the Mysteries of the Sinking That Changed History
$25.00 AUD

Weidenfeld & Nicolson / Madison Books. London / Toronto. 1995. 1st Ed. 228 PP with b/w & colour illustrations, including artworks by Ken Marschall and a large folded profile "Lusitania then". Half-title page: Prewar postcard. Title-page: The Lusitania Bow. Gilt-engraved hard cover & spine, dj. Near fine. 28.7 x 22.5. 0297813145

Her career, her fatal crossing and the controversy surrounding her sinking. Exploration of the wreck.

73245
BALLARD, Robert D., SIDES, Hampton, SWEENEY, Michael ...
TITANIC - Exploring the Discovery of a Lifetime / National Geographic
$20.00 AUD

National Geographic Partners. Washington. 2020. Special Publication 2020. 98 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 27.5 x 20.5.

A compilation of articles published in National Geographic Magazine.

17751
BATHE, B. W.
SEVEN CENTURIES OF SEA TRAVEL - From the Crusaders to the Cruises
$10.00 AUD

Leon Amiel Publisher. New York. 1973. Reprint of the 1st US edition. 296 PP 30 colour and 327 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Dust jacket tipped in and Ingleton bookplate. Very good. Image shows the tipped-in front cover of the dust jacket. 31.5 x 25.2. 0814807283

The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present.

42997
BATHE, B. W.
SEVEN CENTURIES OF SEA TRAVEL, From the Crusaders to the Cruises
$15.00 AUD

Barrie & Jenkins. London. 1972. 1st Ed. 298, (1) PP with 327 b/w illustrations, and 30 colour plates pasted down.. Cloth, gilt title on spine, dj. A fine copy. Large format: 31.7 x 28.5. 0214668118

The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present. A splendid publication.

17750
BATHE, B.W.
SEVEN CENTURIES OF SEA TRAVEL, From the Crusaders to the Cruises
$10.00 AUD

Leon Amiel Publisher. New York. 1973. Reprint of the 1st US Ed. 296 PP with 30 colour and 327 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Very good. 31.5 x 25.2. 0814807283

The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present.

20620
BATHE, B.W.
SEVEN CENTURIES OF SEA TRAVEL - From the Crusaders to the Cruises
$10.00 AUD

Portland House. New York. 1990. Reprint of the 1st US edition. 296 PP with 30 colour & 327 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 31.5 x 25.2. 0517017547

The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present.

71827
BATY, Scott
SHIPS THAT PASSED
$40.00 AUD

Reed Books. Sydney. 1984 1st Ed. 328 PP with b/w illust. Fp: P & O Liner "Oriana". Ep: Oriana passing the Chandris liner "Australis". Hard cover, dj. Light shelf wear at bottom edge, o/wise a fine copy. 28.5 x 21.5. 0730100081

Salute to six decades of international passenger shipping service in Australasian waters. A pictorial roll-call of these liners.

36073
BEHRMAEL, Eric
LINIENSCHIFFE UND TRAUM-KREUZFAHRTEN
$20.00 AUD

Avanti Verlag. Neuenburg, Germany. 1980. 1st German edition of the French "Paquebots et Croisières de Rêve". 160 PP with 13 b/w and 144 colour illustrations. Title spread: Liner at Port Antonio, Jamaica. FEP: The Great Eastern. REP: The Enrico C. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front cover and spine. Fine. German text. 24 x 19.2.

Liners and Cruise Ships.

17159
BIEL, Steven
DOWN WITH THE OLD CANOE, A Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster
$15.00 AUD

W.W. Norton. New York. 1996. 1st Ed. (X), 300 PP with 22 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 21.5 x 14.3. 039303965X

According to the author, once the Titanic had sunk, she became an icon for America's most extreme notions about technology, theology, commerce, politics, gender, race and class.

33292
BIEL, Steven (editor)
TITANICA - The Disaster of the Century in Poetry, Song, and Prose
$10.00 AUD

W. W. Norton. New York. 1998. 1st Ed. 202 PP with 8 b/w illust. Fp: In memory of Titanic Heroes. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 13.8. 0393318737

Poems. Sermons and Religious views. Songs. News and other Timely Reflections. Advertisements.

60415
BIERMAN, John
ODYSSEY
$15.00 AUD

Simon and Schuster. New York. 1984. 1st Ed. 255 PP, plus 16 pages with 1 map and 29 b/w photos. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Remainder mark on lower outside edge, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.5. 0671501569

Attempted voyage of the Paddle Steamer "Pentcho", from Bratislava to Palestine: shipwreck in the Aegean Sea, internment in Rhodes and Calabria...

18538
BIRD, Nicky
LUGGAGE LABELS FROM THE GREAT AGE OF SHIPPING
$10.00 AUD

Victoria and Albert Museum. London. 1985. 1st Ed. 8 PP with 11 bw illust. in text plus 12 full page colour plates. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 22. 0905209281

Twelve decorative, adhesive labels from bygone days, to adorn your luggage - with an introduction on the era of the liner.

72521
BISSET, Sir James
TRAMPS & LADIES, MY EARLY YEARS IN STEAMERS
$40.00 AUD

Angus & Robertson. Sydney. 1960. Reprint of the 1959 original. XVI, 315 PP, plus 16 pages with 26 b/w illustrations. Fp: Colour painting of SS Mauretania. Eps: Chart of the North Atlantic steamer tracks. Hard cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Name of previous owner on verso of front endpaper and remnants of old tape marks on endpapers. Contents are near fine. 22.2 x 14..

The memoirs of Sir James Bisset in the early days of steamships with recollections of his arrival on board the SS Carpathia, at the scene of the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.

74937
BISSET, Sir James
TRAMPS & LADIES, MY EARLY YEARS IN STEAMERS
$40.00 AUD

Angus & Robertson. Sydney. 1960. Reprint of the 1959 original. XVI, 315 PP, plus 16 pages with 26 b/w illustrations. Fp: Colour painting of SS Mauretania. Eps: Chart of the North Atlantic steamer tracks. Hard cover with lightly sunned spine. Contents are near fine. Image shows title-page and frontispiece. 22.2 x 14..

The memoirs of Sir James Bisset in the early days of steamships with recollections of his arrival on board the SS Carpathia, at the scene of the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.

21948
BISSET, Sir James & STEPHENSEN, P. R.
TRAMPS & LADIES - MY EARLY YEARS IN STEAMERS
$50.00 AUD

Angus & Robertson. Sydney. 1960. Reprint of the 1959 original. XVI, 315 PP, plus 16 pages with 26 b/w illust. Fp: Colour painting of SS Mauretania. Eps: Chart of the North Atlantic steamer tracks. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with a few nicks, chips and in a protective sleeve. An otherwise fine copy. Scarce. 22.2 x 14.

The memoirs of Sir James Bisset in the early days of steamships with recollections of his arrival on board the SS Carpathia, at the scene of the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.

40431
BISSET, Sir James & STEPHENSEN, P. R.
TRAMPS & LADIES - MY EARLY YEARS IN STEAMERS
$25.00 AUD

Angus & Robertson. Sydney. 1959. 1st Ed. XVI, 315 PP, plus 16 pages with 26 b/w illustrations. Fp (in colour): The champion Cunard liner, SS Mauretania. Eps: Chart of the North Atlantic steamer tracks. Hard cover. Spine sunned. Neat name and address of previous owner at top of FFEP. An otherwise near fine copy. 22.2 x 14.

The memoirs of Sir James Bisset in the early days of steamships with recollections of his arrival on board the SS Carpathia, at the scene of the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.

40422
BLAKE, George
B.I. CENTENARY 1856-1956
$20.00 AUD

Collins. London. 1956. 1st Ed. 272 PP, plus 16 plates with 22 b/w illustrations. Fp: Statue of Sir William McKinnon. Cloth cover, dj (a few chips, closed tears and a small piece missing). Foxing spots on outside edges and some pages, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14.8.

The British India Steam Navigation Company Limited, created to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon to become, in 1922, the largest merchant fleet in the world.

50859
BLONDEL-LOISEL, Annie, LITALIEN, Raymonde, BARBICHE, Jean-Paul & BRIOT, Claude
DE LA SEINE AU SAINT-LAURENT AVEC CHAMPLAIN
$20.00 AUD

L'Harmattan. Paris. 2005. 1st Ed., the Histoire à l'Harmattan series. 232, (6) PP with b/w illustrations: 1 plan of a port, 1 painting, 3 sketches, and 5 engravings (charts). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 21.5 x 13.5 2747590798

Symposium of April 2004 for the 400th anniversary of New France.

67846
BLORE, Trevor
ESCAPE TO HILIFE - A Gourmet Goes to Sea
$25.00 AUD

Jarrolds. London. 1964. 1st Ed. 160 PP, plus 16 pages with 19 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with repaired chips and price clipped, o/wise a very good clean copy. 21.5 x 14.2.

Life at sea for the crew & passengers on the run between England & South Africa, the ports of call...

51982
BLOW, Michael
SHIPS
$5.00 AUD

Nelson Doubleday. Garden City. 1966. 1st Ed. prepared for the Science Program series with the Science Service. 64 PP with 17 drawings and 27 b/w photos, plus 12 pages with Science Bulletin and the 12 vignettes (colour photos) to be pasted down. Pictorial soft cover (Liners alongside piers, with New York City in background). Cover slightly rubbed, o/wise near fine. 21 x 14.

71809
BLUE FUNNEL LINE
THE BLUE FUNNEL LINE TO AUSTRALIA, by T.S.S. Ulysses & T.S.S. Nestor
$100.00 AUD

Alfred Holt & Co. Liverpool. c. 1935. Folded poster (45 x 57 cms). Recto: 1 colour painting or T.S.S. Ulysses or T.S.S. Nestor and 6 b/w photos of Accommodation. Verso: 9 colour photo of paintings (The Nomad of Australian Interior / Kosciusko / Snowy Mountain near Yass / The Great Barrier Reef and 5 of Australian capital cities. Short closed tears repaired with acid-free clear tape. Near fine. Scarce. Folded format: 19 x 15.

21941
BONSALL, Thomas E.
GREAT SHIPWRECKS OF THE 20TH CENTURY
$15.00 AUD

Gallery Books. New York. 1988. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 176 b/w & 32 colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 29.5 x 21.5. 0831777818

Recollection of the important passenger ship disasters of this century from the General Slocum to the Mikhail Lermontov, including Titanic, Lusitania, Normandie, Andrea Doria, ...

36281
BONSALL, Thomas E.
TITANIC - The Story of the Great White Star Line Trio: The Olympic, the Titanic and the Britannic
$15.00 AUD

Gallery Books. New York. 1989. 1st printing of the 2nd edition of 1989 (original of 1987). 64 PP with 19 colour and 64 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 23.5 x 29.2. 0831787740

45820
BONSALL, Thomas E.
GREAT SHIPWRECKS OF THE 20TH CENTURY
$10.00 AUD

Gallery Books. New York. 1988. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 176 b/w & 32 colour illustrations. Hard cover with light soiling, gilt title on spine. Note on front endpaper. Near fine. 29.5 x 21.5. 0831777818

Recollection of the important passenger ship disasters of this century from the General Slocum to the Mikhail Lermontov, including Titanic, Lusitania, Normandie, Andrea Doria, ...

56362
BOWEN, Frank C.
THE FLAG OF THE SOUTHERN CROSS 1939-1945
$15.00 AUD

Shaw Savill & Albion. London. 1947. 1st Ed. (8), 72, (2) PP, plus 12 b/w plates. Title Page: House flag. Cloth cover, gilt decoration and title on front cover (gilt dulled). Ex-library copy with some stamps and library markings on spine and endpapers, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.2.

The record of WWII actions where Shaw Savill and Albion lost 473 sea-going staff & 4 shore staff.

70159
BOWEN, Frank C.
THE FLAG OF THE SOUTHERN CROSS, The History of Shaw Savill & Albion Limited 1858-1939
$45.00 AUD

Shaw Savill. London. 1939. 1st Ed., with a preface by the Right Honourable Viscount Runciman of Doxford. (6), 124 PP, XXVIII, (12 pages Index), plus 22 bw illust. on full page. Title page: The Company Flag (in colour). Gilt-engraved blue cloth cover. Ex-libris plate pasted down on inside front cover, light foxing on endpapers, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 22.7 x 15.2.

The close association between the Dominion of New Zealand and the Shaw Savill and Albion Company.

71767
BOWEN, Frank C.
HISTORY OF THE CANADIAN PACIFIC LINE
$80.00 AUD

Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. London. 1928. 1st Ed. (17 adverts.), (4), 205, (11 adverts.) PP with 44 b/w photos, all but 1 on ships and 22 of them on full page. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Spine and lower part of front cover somewhat sunned and some light wear. Contents near fine. Scarce. 19 x 13.5.

57700
BOWN, Mark & SIMMONS, Roger
R.M.S. "TITANIC", A Portrait in Old Picture Postcards
$15.00 AUD

Brampton Publications. Loggerheads, UK. 1987. 1st Ed. Foreword by Donald Smith. (6), 98 PP with numerous b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft covers. Small rub on front cover, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 15 x 21.5. 0951146955

White Star offices - Shipyard of Harland and Wolff - Accommodation - Sea trials - Sailing - Sinking and aftermath.

62384
BRAYNARD, Frank O.
"WORLD'S GREATEST SHIP", THE STORY OF THE LEVIATHAN - Volume 2
$70.00 AUD

South Street Seaport Museum. New York. 1974. Volume II: 382 PP with b/w illustrations (over 200 photos), plus large folded "cut out plan" (in colour) of the S.S. Leviathan, United States Lines. Eps: Eight plans "General Arrangement" as the Leviathan. Cloth cover, gilt-title on spine and front cover, dj (painting by Albert Brenet). Signed by the author on the verso of the free fly of the front endpaper. Dust jacket with corners of inside flaps trimmed. Fine condition. 28.5 x 22.

Her life as the "Leviathan" of the United States Lines.

62410
BRAYNARD, Frank O.
LIVES OF THE LINERS
$20.00 AUD

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.

22031
BREMER, Stuart
HOME AND BACK - Australia's Golden Era of Passenger Ships
$5.00 AUD

Dreamweaver. Sydney. 1984. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Poster on P & O, regular fortnightly sailings. Half title page: Come 'Home' via Suez. Eps: Liners alongside Princes Pier, Port Melbourne. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 30 x 23. 0949825069

The principal shipping companies involved in trade to Australia & around its coastline between 1900 & 1970. Aberdeen Line, White Star Line, including A.U.S.N., Burns Philp, Melbourne Steamship Company...

22187
BREMER, Stuart
AUSTRALIA'S GOLDEN ERA OF SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

Bullion Books. Sydney. 1989. Originally published in 1984 by Dreamweaver Books as Home and Back. 223 PP with b/w illust. Fp: P & O poster. Eps: Passenger ships at a pier. Hard cover, dj (Oriana passing Sydney Opera House). Fine. 29.5 x 22.5. 0730205975

The main shipping companies involved in trade to Australia and along its coastline.

31796
BREMER, Stuart
HOME AND BACK - Australia's Golden Era of Passenger Ships
$5.00 AUD

Dreamweaver. Sydney. 1986. Reprint of the 1984 original. 224 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Poster on P & O, regular fortnightly sailings. Half title page: Come 'Home' via Suez. Eps: Liners alongside Princes Pier, Port Melbourne. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 30 x 23. 0949825069

The principal shipping companies trading to Australia & around its coastline, between 1900 & 1970. Aberdeen Line, White Star Line, including A.U.S.N., Burns Philp, Melbourne Steamship Company...

65525
BREWSTER, Hugh & COULTER, Laurie
882 1/2 AMAZING ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT THE TITANIC
$10.00 AUD

Allen & Unwin / Madison Press Book. Sydney / Toronto. 1998. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w and colour illustrations throughout. Pictorial soft cover. Few faint stains at lower part of fore outside edge. Very good. 27.5 x 21.5. 1864489383

The Titanic was 882 1/2 feet long. A fascinating look at the Titanic in the form of questions and answers.

15911
BRINNIN, J. M. (editor)
BEAU VOYAGE - Life Aboard the Last Great Ships
$15.00 AUD

Thames & Hudson. London. 1982. 1st English edition of the 1980 French original "Paquebots: Le temps des traversées", by Michel Mohrt and Guy Feinstein. 272 PP with 331 b/w photos. Half title page: Queen Elizabeth, berthing New York. Eps: The Queen Mary moving down river to Grennock. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 32.5 x 24. 0500012725

65359
BRINNIN, J. M. (editor)
BEAU VOYAGE - Life Aboard the Last Great Ships
$10.00 AUD

Thames & Hudson. London. 1982. 1st English edition of the 1980 French original "Paquebots: Le temps des traversées", by Michel Mohrt and Guy Feinstein. 272 PP with 331 b/w photos. Half title page: Queen Elizabeth, berthing New York. Eps: The Queen Mary moving down river to Greenock. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine. Dust jacket in three separate parts, loosely inserted. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 32.5 x 24. 0500012725

68679
BRINNIN, J. M. (editor)
BEAU VOYAGE - Life Aboard the Last Great Ships
$15.00 AUD

Bracken Books. London. 1981. 1st English edition, translated from the 1980 French original "Paquebots: Le temps des traversées" by Richard Miller. 272 PP with 331 b/w photos. Half title page: "Queen Elizabeth", berthing New York. Eps: The "Queen Mary" moving down river to Grennock. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamp of "Devonport Maritime Museum & Historical Society" on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 32.3 x 24. 1851701346

71454
BRITISH INDIA
JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY LIMITED - B. I. News, No. 44
$20.00 AUD

British India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. London. 1965. July 1965 edition, No. 44. Edited by D. Gun-Cuninghame. 48 PP with 4 colour photos and b/w illustrations. Soft covers, pictorial front cover (Sirdhana and Kampala, in Hughes Dry Dock, Bombay). Near fine. Scarce. 24.7 x 18..5.

Island Story "Pitcairn Island", by Captain G. D. Kelly. Agencies: Gray, Mackenzie & Co. Ltd., Balrain.

71455
BRITISH INDIA
JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY LIMITED - B. I. News, No. 46
$20.00 AUD

British India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. London. 1966. January 1966 edition, No. 46. Edited by D. Gun-Cuninghame. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Soft covers, pictorial front cover (M/V Nowshera in Malta). Rubbed patches at top of front cover. Contents near fine. Scarce. 24.7 x 18..5.

Island Story "Cocos-Keeling Islands", by Captain G. D. Kelly. Agencies: Mackinnon Mackenzie & Co. of Japan Ltd.

71456
BRITISH INDIA
JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY LIMITED - B. I. News, No. 58
$20.00 AUD

British India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. London. 1969. January 1969 edition, No. 58. Edited by D. Gun-Cuninghame. 48 PP with b/w illustrations zand Fleet List at centrefold. Soft covers with light soiling, pictorial front (M/V Jelunga, River Hoogly, Calcutta). Near fine. Scarce. 24.7 x 18..5.

Early Schoolboy Cruising. "Suhaili" sails on, by Robin Knox-Johnston.

71457
BRITISH INDIA
JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY LIMITED - B. I. News, No. 65
$20.00 AUD

British India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. London. 1970. October 1970 edition, No. 65. Edited by J.D. Precious. 48 PP with b/w illustrations and a 4 pages Fleet List at centrefold. Soft covers a little soiled, pictorial front (Launch of Merkara, at Newcastle-upon-Tyne). Near fine. Scarce. 24.7 x 18..5.

M.S. Manora.. BI Cavalcade by W.A. Laxon.

62995
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 93 - Cruise & Ferry: ROYAL VIKING QUEEN / SCHICHAU SEEBECKWERFT AG
$25.00 AUD

Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. Halmstad, Sweden. 1993. 1993 edition. 224 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover (Royal Viking Queen). Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Pages 16 to 97: Royal Viking Queen, by Klas Brogren. Schichau Seebeck and the Vulkan Combine, by Arnold Kludas & Tom Todd. Market report. ...

62996
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
GUIDE 94 - Cruise & Ferry: JUAN J. SISTER & Compania Transmediterranea
$25.00 AUD

Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. Halmstad, Sweden. 1994. 1994 edition. 224 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover (Juan J. Sister). Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Pages 14 to 49: Juan J. Sister / Going Bananas, by Jon H. Boyce. Luis Delso, by Antonio Alarcon. Hot Med, by Klas Brogren. Market report. ...

62998
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
Cruise & Ferry GUIDE 96 - The annual Passenger Ship Register
$25.00 AUD

Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. Halmstad, Sweden. 1996. 1996 edition. 232 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover (Superfast). Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Pages 14 to 107: Superfast Feries / Across the Adriatic, by Klas Brogren. ... Hot Med update, by Russell Plummer. ... Market report. ...

62999
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
Cruise & Ferry GUIDE 97 - The annual Passenger Ship Register
$25.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 1997. 1997 edition. 248 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover (Aida). Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Pages 14 to 115: Aida, by Klas Brogren. ... DSR / Deutsche Seereederei Touristik, by Tom Todd ... Market report. ...

63003
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
ShipPax GUIDE 03 - Ferry, Cruise & Ro-Ro Register Yearbook
$25.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 2003. 2003 edition. 240 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover (Mont St Michel). Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Pages 10 to 107: The Mont St Michel Story, by Philippe Holthof. Brittany and Normandy, by Russell Plummer. Brittany Ferries: from feeder for farmers to ferries for cruisers, by Frederik Naumann ... Market Report.

63004
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
ShipPax GUIDE 04 - Ferry, Cruise & Ro-Ro Register Yearbook
$40.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 2004. 2004 edition. 248 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Visby, Capital of Gotland) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Pages 8 to 113: The Visby / Rederi AB Gotland Story / Islands alike ?, by Karl Borgren. Four Times a Visby, by Frederik Naumann. The Danish influence, by Philip Dawson. ... Market Report.

63005
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
ShipPax GUIDE 05 - Ferry, Cruise & Ro-Ro Register Yearbook
$25.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 2005. 2005 edition. 254 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover (Pont-Aven). Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Pages 8 to 110: The Pont-Aven story / Les perfectionnistes français, by Philippe Holthof. Brittany Ferries & Meyer Werft, by Tom Todd. Brittany Ferries Broker, by Frederik Naumann. ... Market Report.

63006
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
ShipPax GUIDE 06 - Ferry, Cruise & Ro-Ro Register Yearbook
$40.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 2006. 2006 edition. 248 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Maersk Dunkerque) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Pages 8 to 111: Maersk Dunkerque / Focus on Norfolk Line, by Philippe Holthof. Samsung Heavy Industries, by Jonathan Boonzaier. ... Market Observationseport.

63055
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
DESIGNS 90 - Cruise & Ferry
$25.00 AUD

Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. Halmstad, Sweden. 1990. 1990 edition. 186 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover. (starboard side of "Crystal Harmony"). Near fine. 29.7 x 21.

NYK / Nippon Yusen Kaisha, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Crystal Cruises & Crystal Harmony. History of NYK "Nibiki", by Michio Yamada. Cruise Vessels: Angelina Lauro, ... Club Med I, Westerdam. Ferries: Asagiri Maru ... Venus. Ro / Ro: Bore Sea ... Yufutsu Maru.

63072
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
ShipPax DESIGNS 05 - Ferry, Cruise & Ro-Ro Newbuilding Yearbook
$30.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 2005. 2005 edition. 216 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover ("Birka Paradise" ). Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Birka Line and "Birka Paradise". Aker Finnyards. Aland is Finland's maritime heart ... Ferries: New Camellia ... Stena Baltica. Cruise: Arosa Luna ... Echantment of the Seas ... Pride of America. RoRo: Positive Star ... Torrens.

63369
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
POCKET GUIDE 98 - Ferries . Cruise . Ro-Ro
$5.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 1998. 1998 edition. 108 PP with tables, 11 graphs and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 10.5.

Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...

63370
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
POCKET GUIDE 00 - Ferries . Cruise . Ro-Ro
$5.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 2000. 2000 edition. 112 PP with tables, 10 graphs and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Finnclipper). Fine. 21 x 10.5.

Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...

63371
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
POCKET GUIDE 01 - Ferries . Cruise . Ro-Ro
$5.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 2001. 2001 edition. 144 PP with tables, 10 graphs and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Stena Britannica) . Fine. 21 x 10.5.

Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...

63372
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
POCKET GUIDE 04 - Ferries . Cruise . Ro-Ro
$5.00 AUD

ShipPax Information. Halmstad, Sweden. 2004. 2004 edition. 144 PP with tables, 10 graphs and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Stena Forecaster) . Fine. 21 x 10.5.

Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...

39992
BROWN, Alan
LOCH LOMOND PASSENGER STEAMERS 1818-1989
$15.00 AUD

Allan T. Condie Publications. London. 2000. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (engravings, maps, photos) and 8 pages of colour illustrations (9 flags and funnels, 12 profiles, postcards and photos). Inside front cover: Map of Loch Lomond and Trossachs. Inside back cover: Map between the Clyde and Loch Lomond. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.8 x 20.8. 1856380288

74628
BRYCESON, Dave
THE TITANIC DISASTER, As reported in the British National Press April-July 1912
$30.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens Limited. London. 1998. Reprint of the March 1997 original. 312 PP with facsimile of pages, photos, and articles from the daily newspapers of the time: "Daily Sketch" and "The Times". Laminated illustrated boards. A near fine copy. 27.8 x 21.4. 1852605790

19260
BUCHANAN, Gary et al.
GREAT VOYAGES OF THE WORLD, 25 adventures on the high seas and great rivers of the world
$25.00 AUD

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...

68498
BURGESS, Douglas R., Jr.
SEIZE THE TRIDENT, The Race for Superliner Supremacy and How It Altered the Great War
$15.00 AUD

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

60556
BUTLER, David Allen
THE LUSITANIA - The Life, Loss an Legacy of an Ocean Legend
$35.00 AUD

Stackpole Books. Mechanicsburg, Pa. 2000. 1st Ed. XII, 291 PP with 2 maps, plus 8 pages with 20 b/w photos. Fp: Notice !, by Imperial German Embassy. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Creases on lower corner of pages XI / XII. Faint ageing of paper, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0811709892

Novel.

19057
CABLE, Boyd
A HUNDRED YEAR HISTORY OF THE P. & O. 1837-1937, Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company
$65.00 AUD

Ivor Nicholson and Watson. London. 1937. 1st Ed. X, 289 PP with 10 pages of silhouette sketches, plus 18 plates on full page (12 colour, 6 b/w). Fp (in colour): Armorial Bearings of the P & O. Eps: Maps of P & O routes. Original cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. "Compliments" slip tipped in on preliminary page. Remnants of sellotape on top of half title page. Occasional foxing, o/wise a near fine copy. 24 x 19.

71149
CABLE, Boyd
A HUNDRED YEAR HISTORY OF THE P. & O. - Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company 1837-1937
$60.00 AUD

Ivor Nicholson and Watson. London. 1937. 1st Ed. X, 289 PP with 10 pages of silhouettes of past and present ships, plus 18 plates (6 b/w & 12 colour). Fp (in colour & with tissue guard): The Armorial Bearings of The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Eps: Maps of P & O routes. Cloth cover, gilt-engraved coat-of-arms on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on dust jacket and pages (some heavy on front outside edge), but not affecting colour plates. A very good copy with the scarce dust jacket. 24 x 19.

15969
CAIRIS, Nicholas T.
PASSENGER LINERS OF THE WORLD SINCE 1893
$10.00 AUD

Bonanza Books. New York. 1979. Revised edition of the 1972 original published under the title North Atlantic Passenger Liners since 1900. 226 PP with 211 b/w photos of each ship described. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 21.8 x 28.2. 0517288753

Nostalgic look at the heyday of passenger ships, through the brief history of 211 ships of over 10,000 tons. Ships of the Cunard Line to the United States Lines. From the Alaunia to the Zaandam.

62347
CAIRIS, Nicholas T.
NORTH ATLANTIC PASSENGER LINERS SINCE 1900
$25.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1972. 1st Ed. 224 PP with 212 b/w photos. Fp: The Cunard White Star Liners "Britannic", "Queen Mary" and the "Mauretania" at piers 90 and 92. Hard cover, dj. A fine copy. Oblong: 18.5 x 22. 711002754

Brief history of 210 ships of over 10,000 tons with 1 bw photo, specification and technical data.

65978
CAIRIS, Nicholas T.
PASSENGER LINERS OF THE WORLD SINCE 1893
$5.00 AUD

Bonanza Books. New York. 1979. Revised edition of the 1972 original "North Atlantic Passenger Liners since 1900". Bonanza reprint (b). 226 PP with 211 b/w photos of each ship described. Hard cover, cloth spine, no dj. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. Oblong: 21.8 x 28.2. 0517288753

Nostalgic look at the heyday of passenger ships, through the brief history of 211 ships of over 10,000 tons. Ships of the Cunard Line to the United States Lines. From the "Alaunia" to the "Zaandam".

72206
CANDIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY
5 MENUS CANADIAN PACIFIC
$50.00 AUD

Canadian Pacific. London. 1955. 5 folded menus. Front cover: colour illustration / Back cover: details on the illustrated front / Inside: different types of menus. Near fine. 24.7 x 17.

Front covers: Empress of Australia (painting by Oswald Pennington) / Banff Springs Hotel, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies / Mount Assiniboine, Canadian Rockies / Indian Days at Banff / "The Mounted", Constable of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police on the steps of the West Block of Parliament Building and in front of the Peace Tower at Ottawa.

10113
CARY, Alan L.
LINERS OF THE OCEAN HIGHWAY
$70.00 AUD

Sampson Low, Marston. London. circa 1936. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 58 b/w photos (45 full-page). Orig. cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. A scarce book. 22.2 x 14.5.

Details of 73 liners between 14,000 & 15,500 GRT, employed on all the principal routes with short histories of P.S.N.C., Aberdeen & Commonwealth, the Anchor Line,... Includes loosely inserted newspaper clippings of the day.

43082
CARY, Alan L.
MAIL LINERS OF THE WORLD
$30.00 AUD

Sampson Low, Marston. London. c. 1936. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 61 silhouettes and 62 b/w photos (39 on full page). Cloth cover (no dust jacket). Spine sunned, faint foxing on outside edges. Bookshop stamp on front endpaper. Slight ageing of paper around outside edges. Very good copy of a scarce title. 22.2 x 14.5.

Details of 62 liners. Brief histories of Hamburg-Amerika Line, Nordeutscher Lloyd, Compagnie Générale Transatlantique, Compagnie des Messageries Maritimes...

33731
CHARLEWOOD, Geoff
TROOPSHIP MEMORIES - A Dip in the Ocean
$30.00 AUD

Navigator Books. London. 1996. 1st Ed. (10), 126 PP with 12 b/w photos (11 of ships). Pictorial card cover. Fine. 23.2 x 15.6. 0902830627

On the Passenger ships of the "British India" Company, between 1941 and 1946.

41525
CHESTERTON, D. Ridley
COASTAL PASSENGER SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1963. 5th edition in the ABC series. 64 PP with 57 b/w photos. Title page: S.S. Yaroslaw Dubrovnik, Polish Ocean Lines. Pictorial soft cover (S. S. Maid of Orleans). Date on inside front cover, o/wise fine. Small format: 15.2 x 10.2.

62067
CLEGG, W. Paul & STYRING, John S.
STEAMERS OF BRITISH RAILWAYS AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES
$20.00 AUD

T. Stephenson. Prescot, UK. 1962. 1st Ed. VIII, (2), 140 PP with 7 b/w photos in text of Part I plus 109 photos accompanying 108 descriptions of ships. Fp: The "Cerdic Ferry". Ep: Map of the regular passenger services of British Railways and Associate Companies. Hard cover, dust jacket (price-clipped with a few small chips). Offsetting of endpapers. A near fine copy. 22 x 14.

71576
COCKRILL, Philip
K.N.S.M. The Royal Netherlands Steamship Company (1856-1981), Series Booklet No.26
$35.00 AUD

Philip Cockrill. Berkshire. c. 1980. 1st Ed., booklet No. 26 in this series. 56 PP with b/w illustrations in text. Soft covers lightly soiled, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.5.

A history of KNSM through postal cancellations.

19855
COLEMAN, Terry
THE LINERS - A History of the North Atlantic Crossing
$10.00 AUD

Penguin. London. 1977. Reprint in paperback edition of the 1976 original. 232 PP with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Poster of Normandie. Half-title: Shopping on Aquitania. Pictorial card cover. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24.5 x 19. 0140043985

When these liners had style: in their design, in the men who sailed them or travelled on them.

74975
COLLARD, Ian
LIVERPOOL'S SHIPPING GROUPS
$25.00 AUD

Tempus Publishing. Stroud, Gloucestershire. 2003. Reprint of the 2002 original. 128 PP, with b/w illustrations (documents, ephemera, posters, photos). Fp: "Governor" in dry dock. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 232.5 x 16.5. 9780752423746

Cunard Line / Ocean Group / Ellerman Lines / Furness Group ...

37537
COLLINS, Bruce E.
THE WRECK OF THE PENGUIN
$25.00 AUD

Steele Roberts. Wellington. 2000. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (maps & plans, drawings, paintings and photographs). Title page: the Penguin leaving Wellington. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 20 x 28. 1877228281

Wreck of the New Zealand Union Steam Ship Penguin, 12th February 1909, with loss of 72 lives.

63095
CONDIE, Allan T.
PADDLE STEAMERS IN CAMERA
$15.00 AUD

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

63079
COOKE, Anthony
EMIGRANT SHIPS - The Vessels which carried Migrants across the World, 1946-1972
$15.00 AUD

Carmania Press. London. c.1990. 1st Ed. 112 PP with b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 27.3 x 21.5. 0951865609

The various shipping lines and ships which ferried migrants leaving war-torn Europe for other destinations or lands of promise.

70995
COOKE, Arthur O.
A VOYAGE ON A LINER
$80.00 AUD

Oxford University Press. London. 1936. Reprint in the "Life at Sea" series, of the 1912 original. 110 PP with 4 colour illustrations and 36 b/w illustrations (vignette on title page, 4 drawings and 30 photos). Fp (in colour): "getting under weigh". Blue cloth cover with light wear, illustrations on front board. Brief note to previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise neear fine. Scarce. 17.8 x 12

Voyage in Spring 1912 to the Canary Isles.

37597
CORSON, F. Reid
THE ATLANTIC FERRY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
$30.00 AUD

Sampson Low, Marston. London. c. 1937. 1st Ed. X, 277 PP with 58 outline sketches of Liners, plus 32 plates with 35 b/w photos, 6 plates with liners in colour and 16 pages with 48 funnels and 48 house flags in colour. Fp (in colour): folded plate with R.M.M.V. Britannic of the White Star Line. Cloth cover worn around edges, sunned spine. Hinges a little weak. Bookplate of previous owner on inside front cover and signature on FFEP. Paper ageing but only occasional light foxing. A very good copy of a scarce title. 22.8 x 14.5.

Covers the years before the war, post-war developments on the ferry, the Cunard Line, White Star, Leyland, Anchor and Scandinavian Lines, Dominion, Beaver, Allan & Canadian Pacific Lines, American, Red Star, United States, German Lines, French, Dutch & Italian Lines....

70582
Le COUTEUR, Wilson
THE GREAT OUTPOSTS OF THE EMPIRE
$50.00 AUD

Federal-Houlder-Shire Lines. London. 1907. 1st Ed. (4), 224, LXXIIII, PP with 1 map, 6 tables (distances, fleet list...) and 178 b/w photos. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover, all edges gilt. Hinges worn and edges of covers rubbed. Spine worn at extremities. Stamp of previous owner on recto of front endpaper and last page. Verso of title page with traces of previous label. Still a very good copy. Scarce. 18.8 x 12.3.

The World of Federal-Houlder-Shire Lines: Great Britain, South Africa, Australia (pages 49 to 113) , and New Zealand.

43140
COWSILL, Miles
BRITTANY FERRIES - De la Terre à la Mer / From the Land to the Sea
$15.00 AUD

Ferry Publications. Kilgetty, UK. 1993. 2nd revised edition of the 1989 original. 96 PP with 1 map, 1 cut away, 3 plans, 91 b/w and 53 colour photos. Inside front cover: Normandie. Inside back cover: the Prince of Brittany off Alderney. Pictorial soft cover. Text in French and English. Name or previous owner at top of title page, o/wise fine.. Oblong: 19.5 x 21. 1871947170

43116
COWSILL, Miles & HENDY, John
THE TOWNSEND THORESEN YEARS 1928 - 1987
$15.00 AUD

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

43168
COWSILL, Miles, HAALMEIJER, Frank, & HENDY, John
HARWICH - HOEK VAN HOLLAND - A 100 years of Service / 100 Jaar Veerdienst
$10.00 AUD

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

Historical insight of the route between Harwich and Hook of Holland.

37276
CRABBE, Raoul
DE LA PIROGUE AUX NAVIRES ATOMIQUES
$20.00 AUD

Ad. Goemaere. Bruxelles. 1951. 1st Ed. (2), 492 PP with 5 tables, plus 1 folded plan and 33 plates with 47 b/w illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. French text. 21.5 x 13.7.

History of ships: from the canoe to the ships with nuclear propulsion.

30333
CRAIG, Robin
STEAM TRAMPS AND CARGO LINERS 1850-1950
$10.00 AUD

HMSO. London. 1980. 1st Ed. Volume 5 in The Ship series edited by Basil Greenhill. 60 PP with 38 illust. FEP: Different types of vessels classed in Lloyd's Register Book. REP: Cross-sections of typical bulk carrying cargo ships built between the 1870's and 1900's. Laminated pictorial boards. A fine copy. Oblong: 20.5 x 21.2. 0112903150

70022
CREE, Nicholas
EMPRESS IN MELBOURNE - Recollections from the 1938 Visit
$10.00 AUD

N. Cree. Melbourne. 1991. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 10 b/w photos & 1 facsimile of menu. Pict. card cover. Near fine. Oblong: 15 x 20.8. 0959560645

6th April, 1938: Call at Melbourne of the biggest passenger ship of the time.

72204
CUNARD
"MEDIA" & "PARTHIA" - One Class Only / First Class
$50.00 AUD

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.

74363
CUTLER, Carl C.
QUEENS OF THE WESTERN OCEAN - The Story of America's Mail and Passenger Sailing Lines
$35.00 AUD

United States Naval Institute. Annapolis. 1961. 1st Edition. Foreword by Fleet Admiral C. W. Nimitz. XXII, 672 PP, (2), with 9 pages of ship and sail plans, plus 52 pages with 78 b/w illustrations. Fp: Black ball liner Neptune. FEP: Plans of Boston & New York City. REP: Liverpool in 1851. Cloth cover, gilt title on blue vignette on spine, dj. Bookplate of previous owner opposite half-title page. Light shelf wear, o/wise near fine. 26.8 x 18.5.

Appendices: Sailing Lines between the United States & Foreign Ports (P.331-413), Coastal Lines (P.414-548), Index of Ships' Names (P.579-613), General Index (P.615-672).

35619
DAWSON, Philip
CRUISE SHIPS - An Evolution in Design
$30.00 AUD

Conway. London. 2000. 1st Ed. 271 PP with over 100 line drawings and 178 b/w photos, plus 16 pages with 25 colour illust. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing on prelims and inside of dj, o/wise near fine. 28.3 x 22. 0851776604

Very comprehensive.

38711
DE BOER, Dr. M. G. & WESTERMANN, Dr. J. C.
EEN HALVE EEUW PAKETVAART 1891-1941
$30.00 AUD

Koninklijke Paketvaart-Maatschappij. Amsterdam. 1941. 1st Ed., with a preface by M. C. Koning. 430, (28 appendices) PP with 6 maps, 8 graphs, 8 ship profiles, 70 b/w illustrations, plus 13 plates (6 in colour and 7 with 14 b/w portraits). Fp: Portrait of Op Ten Noort. Hard cover, cream vellum and blue cloth spine, gilt title on front cover (some gilt letters rubbed). Covers rubbed, ageing of paper. Stamp of Royal Inter Ocean Line, Hong Kong on front endpaper and title page, o/wise very good. Scarce. Dutch text. 29.8 x 23.

A history of the Koninklijke Paketvaart-Maatschappij (K.P.M. / R. I.L.) between 1891 and 1941.

71607
DE BOER, Dr. M.G.
THE HOLLAND-AMERICA LINE 1873-1923
$80.00 AUD

The Board of the Holland-America Line. Rotterdam. 1923. 1st English edition. 104 PP with 3 maps, 1 table, 12 graphs, 28 drawings and paintings by G. Van Duffelen, and 37 b/w photos. Small errata slip loosely inserted. Fp: The S.S. Rotterdam in the Port of New York. Soft covers, gilt decoration and title on front cover and spine. Covers have a little light soiling, o/wise a fine copy of a rare item. Image shows the title-page and frontispiece. 31 x 24.

20545
DEAYTON, Alistair
STEAM SHIPS OF EUROPE
$10.00 AUD

Conway. London. 1988. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w photos plus 16 pages with 35 colour photos. Fp: Blidosund at Svartloga. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 27.5 x 20.5. 0815774784

An illustrated guide to veteran passenger vessels: their routes & areas of operation, profiles of passengers...

39026
DEMOULIN, Maurice
LES PAQUEBOTS A GRANDE VITESSE ET LES NAVIRES A VAPEUR
$35.00 AUD

Librairie Hachette. Paris. 1887. 1st Ed., in Bibliothèque des Merveilles. (4), 288, (4 publications) PP with 45 figures. Rebacked copy retaining part of the original soft cover on card cover. Very good. French text. 18.8 x 12.2.

18909
DEMPSEY, John
I'VE SEEN THEM ALL NAKED
$20.00 AUD

Waterfront Publications. London. 1992. 1st Ed. No pagination, 56 PP with 53 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Burt Lancaster. Inside back cover: Queen Elizabeth leaving Southampton. Picorial soft cover. Fine. 27.2 x 21.5. 0946184763

Reminiscences of a ship masseur who sailed on the liners of the Cunard.

56249
DICKINSON, Merryn
AUSTRALIAN CRUISE PASSENGER, Issue 6
$10.00 AUD

Travel Media Group. Sydney. 1999. Issue 6, 1999. 76 PP with colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.

Pages 20 to 23: Carnival Cruise Lines' PARADISE, by Georgina Cruz. Pages 24 to 29: P&O's ORIANA: timerless elegance in a modern age of cruising, by Gil McLachlan. Pages 34 to 37: Star Clippers' STAR FLYER in Southeast Asia. Pages 48 to 53: The All Red Route: Round-World Cruising via the British Empire from 1920 to 1939, by Scott Baty.

31522
DIVINE, David
THESE SPLENDID SHIPS - The Story of the Peninsular & Oriental Line
$25.00 AUD

Frederick Muller. London. 1960. 1st Ed. 255 PP, plus 12 pages with 24 b/w photos. Fp: The luminous beauty of a ship at night. Cloth cover, dj. Covers a little speckled around edges, dust jacket with a few chips, rubs and now plastic protected, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.4.

One of the greatest lines, beginning with a mail contract to Gibraltar and expanding to the main shipping routes of the globe.

68114
DIVINE, David
THESE SPLENDID SHIPS - The Story of the Peninsular & Oriental Line
$20.00 AUD

Frederick Muller. London. 1960. 1st Ed. 255 PP, plus 12 pages with 24 b/w photos. Fp: The luminous beauty of a ship at night. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with creases, chips and a 5cm piece missing at foot of spine. Internally near fine. 22.2 x 14.4.

One of the greatest Shipping Lines, beginning with a mail contract to Gibraltar and expanding to the main shipping routes of the globe.

68417
DIVINE, David
THESE SPLENDID SHIPS - The Story of the Peninsular & Oriental Line
$5.00 AUD

Frederick Muller. London. 1960. 1st Ed. 255 PP, plus 12 pages with 24 b/w photos. Fp: The luminous beauty of a ship at night. Blue cloth cover. Stamps of the Australian Maritime College on FFEP, title-page, rear endpaper and outside page edges. Contents clean and complete. 22.2 x 14.4.

One of the greatest lines, beginning with a mail contract to Gibraltar and expanding to the main shipping routes of the globe.

45707
DOUGLAS, Gavin
SEAMANSHIP FOR PASSENGERS
$20.00 AUD

John Lehmann. London. 1949. 1st Ed. VIII, 9-176 PP with drawings by P. A. Jobson, plus 8 pages with 3 colour plates (National Ensigns - International Code of Signals - House Flags & funnel markings). Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket chipped and with repaired tears. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper, foxing spots on outside page edges. Offsetting of endpapers, o/wise very good. 22 x 14.5.

20195
DUCKWORTH, C.L.D. & LANGMUIR, G.E.
WEST HIGHLAND STEAMERS
$15.00 AUD

T. Stephenson & Sons Ltd. Prescot, UK. 1967. 3rd edition of the 1935 original. XIV, 204 PP with tables, plus 36 pages with 1 colour plate and 69 b/w photographs. Fp (in colour): P.S. Columba (I). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Bookplate of previous owner on inside front cover. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.

Vessels of the MacBrayne fleet and their predecessors, to the Western Isles and the Scottish Highlands.

19346
DUNN, Laurence
MERCHANT SHIPS OF THE WORLD, 1910-1929 (in Colour)
$15.00 AUD

Blandford. London. 1973. 1st Ed. 215 PP with 4 pages of sketches and 96 colour plates by the author. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 19.8 x 13.8. 0713705698

Pictorial survey of the merchant ship, ocean liner, tramp steamer, freighter, tanker ...

21812
DUNN, Laurence
BRITISH PASSENGER LINERS
$5.00 AUD

Adlard Coles. Southampton. 1959. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 87 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 18.3 x 12.5.

From the Anchor Line to the Union-Castle Line.

43625
DUNN, Laurence
MERCHANT SHIPS OF THE WORLD, 1910-1929 in Colour
$10.00 AUD

Blandford. London. 1973. 1st Ed. 215 PP with 4 pages of sketches and 96 colour plates by the author. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 19.8 x 13.8. 0713705698

Pictorial survey of the merchant ship, ocean liner, tramp steamer, freighter, tanker ...

56351
DUNN, Laurence
LINERS AND THEIR RECOGNITION
$10.00 AUD

Adlard Coles. London. 1954. 2nd impression of the 1953 original, in the Ship Recognition series. 160 PP with 1 map, silhouettes & photos. Fp: Six liners alongside New York piers. Hard cover. Light foxing. Very good. Small format, oblong: 12.7 x 19.3.

73464
DUNN, Laurence
LINERS AND THEIR RECOGNITION
$10.00 AUD

Adlard Coles. London. 1953. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 1 map, silhouettes & photos. Fp: Six liners alongside New York piers. Hard cover, device on front cover. Covers rubbed, soiled and worn. Light foxing. Contents clean and still a very good copy. Small oblong: 12.7 x 19.3.

74757
DUNN, Laurence
PASSENGER LINERS
$50.00 AUD

Adlard Coles. London. 1961. 1st edition. (4), 474, (18 adv.) PP with b/w photos throughout, 6 pages with 120 funnels in colour, and a comprehensive index and addenda. Fp: R.M.S. Windsor Castle, flagship of the Union-Castle fleet. Eps: maps showing major passenger ports. Red cloth cover, gilt devices on front. Remnants of tape parks on endpapers, o/wise a very nice copy of the scarce first edition. 25.5 x 19.

A comprehensive work with sections on Great Britain, the Americas, Europe, Mediterranean, Asia and Australasia, Russia and the Communist Bloc. Contains an extensive index of companies, shipbuilders, ship names, changes, etc...

18556
DUNN, Laurence (editor)
A SOURCE BOOK OF SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

Ward Lock. London. 1973. Reprint of the 1970 original. 160 PP with over 150 bw illust. (drawings, paintings, photos). Fp: The Great Tea Race of 1866. Hard cover, dj. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise very good. Oblong: 12.2 x 17.5. 706312155

All types of shipping, from oar propelled Greek galley to container ship.

16036
DURAND, Jean-François
PAQUEBOTS AUTOUR DU MONDE - CRUISE SHIPS AROUND THE WORLD
$15.00 AUD

Marines Edition. Nantes. 1997. 1st bilingual edition. 208 PP with tables, bw ships' profiles and 200 col. photos. Pictorial laminated card cover. French/English text. Fine. 22 x 16. 2909675319

Guide book to the Cruise vessels in 1996, a side-effect of the rise in marine tourism.

48608
DURAND, Jean-François & CORNIER, Gérard
LES NAVIRES DE COMMERCE FRANCAIS 1996
$10.00 AUD

Marines Edition / Le Marin. Bourg en Bresse. 1995. 1st Ed. 224 PP with tables, b/w illustrations (plans, ships' profiles and photos). Pictorial laminated soft cover. French text. Near fine. 22 x 16. 2909675238

Ships of the French merchant fleets.

32360
EASTLAKE, Keith
SEA DISASTERS, The Truth behind the Tragedies
$20.00 AUD

Greenwich Editions. London. 1998. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Half title page: Lakonia on fire. Title spread: Seawise University, formerly Queen Elizabreth, on fire in Hong Kong. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 28.7 x 23.6. 0862881498

Collision. Fire. Explosion. Human error. Weather and Mechanical failure.

17623
EATON, John P. & HAAS, Charles A.
TITANIC DESTINATION DISASTER, The Legends and the Reality
$20.00 AUD

P.S.L. Wellingborough. 1997. Reprint of the revised and expanded 1996 edition (original of 1987). 184 PP with 143 bw illust., plus 8 pages with 18 colour illust., 10 of them photographs. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 21.6 x 15.8. 1852605340

From construction and launching to the discovery of the wreck, and the exhibition with many of the salvaged artefacts.

45747
EMMONS, Frederick
THE ATLANTIC LINERS 1925-70
$20.00 AUD

Bonanza. New York. 1976?. Reprint of the 1972 US original. 160 PP with b/w illust. throughout. (ships' profiles). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0517209837

Ships engaged in passenger services on the North Atlantic. Over 286 ships illustrated.

62335
EMMONS, Frederick
THE ATLANTIC LINERS 1925-70
$30.00 AUD

David & Charles. Newton Abbot. 1972. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 238 b/w illustrations (ships' profiles). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. A fine copy. 25.2 x 19. 0715354574

Ships engaged in passenger services on the North Atlantic. Over 286 ships illustrated.

65977
EMMONS, Frederick
PACIFIC LINERS 1927-72
$20.00 AUD

Wren Publishing. Melbourne. 1973. 1st Australian edition. 135 PP with 226 ships' profiles (line drawings). Hard cover, dj. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. 3 brief relevant notes on pages 93, 97 & 126. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24.6 x 19. 0858850699

Illustrations and brief biographies of the ships engaged in passenger services in the Pacific.

30779
EVERETT, Marshall
STORY OF THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC
$20.00 AUD

Conway. London. 1998. Reprint of the 1912 original, in the Conway Classics series. 320 PP with 30 drawings, plus 32 pages with 35 b/w illust. Fp: Capt. E.J. Smith, the Commander of the Titanic, who went down with his ship. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 20.4 x 14.5. 0851777686

38236
EVERETT, Marshall
WRECK AND SINKING OF THE TITANIC - The Ocean's Greatest Disaster
$15.00 AUD

Castle Books. Edison, NJ., USA. 1998. Reprint of the 1912 original. 320 PP with 30 drawings, plus 32 pages with 35 b/w illust. Fp: Capt. E.J. Smith, the Commander of the Titanic, who went down with his ship. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 20.4 x 14.5. 0785810110

18562
FAITH, Nicholas
CLASSIC SHIPS, Romance and Reality
$10.00 AUD

Boxtree. London. 1995. 1st Ed. 144 PP with bw and col. illust. Half-title page: Brunel's Great Britain on her maiden voyage. Title-page: Tug boats. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 24.5 x 28.7. 075221022X

Men o'war, great liners, working boats...

64393
FARR, Grahame
WEST COUNTRY PASSENGER STEAMERS
$35.00 AUD

T. Stephenson & Sons Ltd. Prescot, UK. 1967. 2nd edition of the 1956 original. XII, 355 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (facsimile of documents, plans, tail pieces and 19 funnels), plus 36 pages with 87 b/w photos and the frontispiece. Fp: S.S. Scillonian, leaving St.Mary's. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 22.3 x 14.5.

35620
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 11
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2000. Issue Number 11. 64 PP (129 to 192) with 105 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703088

Fleet in Focus: Alexander Shipping Co. Ltd. The potato ship that turned turtle. Canadian wood, U.S. steel. On the Rocks (shipwrecks)...

37896
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 14
$15.00 AUD

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)...

39289
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 16
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2001. Issue Number 16. 72 PP (193 to 264) with 1 map, 3 plans and 115b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703134

Fleet in Focus: Harrisons' four masters. British merchant ships in the Mexican revolution, by David H. Grover...

40374
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 17
$15.00 AUD

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.

40375
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD, 13-16
$50.00 AUD

John & Marion Clarkson. Preston. 2000/2001. Bound copy of issues 13 to 16 of Ships in Focus Record. 264 PP with hundreds of b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Fine. 30.2 x 21.2.

41026
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 18
$15.00 AUD

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.

41884
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 19
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2002. Issue Number 19. 64 PP (129 to 192) with 1 map, 1 flag and funnel, 2 sketch-plans and 92 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703169

Fleet in Focus: Houlder's post-war Granges, by John Hill. Tasmanian Traders by Rex Cox and Ken Wriedt. Sunderland in Focus, by John Lingwood.

42421
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 20
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2002. Issue Number 20. 64 PP (193 to 264) with 2 sketch-plans and 123 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703177

Fleet in Focus: Houlder 's post-war Granges, Part 2 by John Hill. The Nile Steamship by David Burrell. Ben-My-Chree of 1908, by John Shepherd.

42925
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 21
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2002. Issue Number 21 64 PP with 2 facsimile of newspaper clippings, 2 accommodation plans and 127 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703185

Fleet in Focus: Ellerman's City of Oxford Class. Ships held hostage.

44601
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 23
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2003. Issue Number 23. 64 PP (129-192) with 130 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703207

Fleet in Focus: North Pacific Coast Line (part 2), by David Burrell. By Bergen Line from Newcastle (part 2), by Anthony Cooke. Photographer in focus: William Livermore of Sydney, by Ian Farquhar.

33170
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 9
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 1999. Issue Number 9. 64 PP with 3 house flags / funnels, 3 plans and 114 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703045

The two Dunedin Stars, the Imperial Star class. Pilgrim ships for Mecca...

34050
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 10
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 1999. Issue Number 10. 64 PP with 3 house flags / funnels and 97 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703061

Fleet in Focus: John Holt. The port of Widnes. Boer War transports...

43638
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 22
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2002. Issue Number 22. 64 PP (64-128) with 3 flags & funnels, 1 set of plans and 118 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703193

Fleet in Focus: North Pacific Coast Line (part 1), by David Burrell. By Bergen Line from Newcastle (part 1), by Anthony Cooke.

44951
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 24
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2003. Issue Number 24. 72 PP (193-264) with 1 set of plans, 36 flags and funnels (in colour), 62 b/w and 65 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703703

Fleet in Focus: Shaw, Savill's big ICs, by Captain Edward Buckle and Roy Fenton. Thomas Skinner's Castle Line, by Malcolm Cooper. Iron colours, Flags and Funnels of BISCo ore carriers by J.L. Loughran.

46073
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 26
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2003. Issue Number 26. 64 PP (65 to 128) with 3 sets of plans and 101 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 190170372X

Canadian Pacific's Beavers (part 2), by Stephen Howells. Iron Ladies follow up to parts 1, 2 and 3 (by John Harrison). The Liberty Liners, by Anthony Cooke.

52964
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 37
$15.00 AUD

Ships in Focus Publications. London. 2007. Issue Number 37, July 2007. 64 PP with 1 house Flag & Funnel, 87 b/w and 40 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703835

British and Continental Steam Ship Co. Ltd (Part 1), by Colin Turner and Roy Fenton. Up the Canal (Manchester Ship Canal) in colour... Arnott Young, shipbreakers on the Clyde (Part 1) by Ian Buxton....

20273
FILDES, Bob
OCEAN LINERS 1984
$10.00 AUD

Searail Productions. Sydney. 1984. 1st Ed. 200 PP (in typescript) with 75 b/w photos. Fp: Cruising vessels Royal Viking Star and Leonid Sobinov. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.

A world-wide guide to the shipowners who operate regular or advertised Liner services on deep sea routes (passenger and cruising ships, container ships, ro-ro ships, cargo liners).

22214
FITCHETT, T. K.
THE LONG HAUL - Ships on the England-Australia Run
$15.00 AUD

Rigby. Adelaide. 1980. 1st Ed. 95 PP with colour illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 22.5 x 28.5. 0727010271

Passenger ships running the longest sea route in the world.

62350
FITCHETT, T. K.
THE GREAT LINERS - P & O Orient Ships on the Australian Trade
$25.00 AUD

Rigby. Adelaide. 1977. 1st Ed. 80 PP with colour illustrations by author. Hard cover, dj. Fine copy. Oblong: 22.5 x 28.5. 0727003895

The passenger ships of the P & O & the Orient Line before and after their merger.

38773
FITZGIBBON, Theodora
A TASTE OF THE SEA IN FOOD AND PICTURES
$15.00 AUD

A. S. Barnes. South Brunswick & New York. 1977. 1st American edition. 105 PP with 48 b/w photos. Eps: 2 sketches by Harry Furniss for P&O, Pyjama parade 7 am, and A Red Sea-iesta. Hard cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Convivial manuscript notes on title page, and endpapers. Near fine. Oblong: 17.5 x 25.2. 0498021343

64326
FITZGIBBON, Theodora
A TASTE OF THE SEA IN FOOD AND PICTURES
$20.00 AUD

A. S. Barnes. South Brunswick & New York. 1977. 1st American edition. 105 PP with 48 b/w photos. Eps: 2 sketches by Harry Furniss for P&O, Pyjama parade 7 am, and A Red Sea-iesta. Hard cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Fine. Oblong: 17.5 x 25.2. 0498021343

69135
FLAYHART, William Henry III
PERILS OF THE ATLANTIC: Steamships Disasters, 1850 to the Present
$15.00 AUD

W.W. Norton & Co. New York. 2003. Advance Uncorrected Proof copy (without any illustrations). 357, (3 blank) PP. Soft cover. Sticker on front cover. Internally fine. 23.4 x 15.3.

Includes the wreck of the Arctic in 1854, the White Star liner Atlantic in 1873, the Ville du Havre, the Loch Earn, the Cunard liner Oregon, the steamship Rusland, Holland America's Veendam, the Titantic, Empress of Ireland, Lusitania, Morro Castle ....

18949
LE FLEMING, H. M.
FOREIGN OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1961. 2nd yearly edition, in the ABC series. 64 PP with tables, and 53 bw photos. Title page: S.S. Leipzig, Hamburg America Line. Pictorial card covers with light wear. Very good. 15.4 x 10.2.

18953
LE FLEMING, H. M.
OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1956. 64 PP with 1 page of advert., tables and 67 b/w photos. Title page: M.V. Glenartney, Glen Line. Pictorial soft cover. Stamp of previous owner on title page. Very good. 15.3 x 10.2.

18954
LE FLEMING, H. M.
OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1959. 6th yearly edition, in the ABC series. 64 PP with tables and 61 b/w photos. Title page: R.M.S. Orion, Orient Line. Pictorial soft cover. Stamp of previous owner on title page. Near fine. 15.3 x 10.2.

21445
LE FLEMING, H. M.
COASTAL PASSENGER SHIPS
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1960. 4th yearly edition, in the ABC series. 64 PP with 2 pages advert., tables, and 56 bw photos. Title page: M.V. Torfinn Jarl, Det. Nordenfjelske D/S A/S. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 15.6 x 10.4.

40559
LE FLEMING, H. M.
OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1955. 64 PP with tables and 69 b/w photos. Title page: R.M.S. Pretoria Castle. Pictorial card cover (Saxonia). Name of previous owner at top of title page. Very good. 15.3 x 10.2.

41524
LE FLEMING, H. M.
ABC OF COASTAL PASSENGER SHIPS
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1956. 1st Ed. 56 PP with tables, and 53 b/w photos. Title page: S.S. Cote d'Azur, S.N.C.F., & S.S. Canterbury, British Railways, Southern Region. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 15.6 x 10.4.

62325
LE FLEMING, H. M.
SHIPS OF THE HOLLAND-AMERICA LINE
$25.00 AUD

John Marshbank. London. 1963. 1st Ed. 77 PP with 58 b/w illustrations. Title spread: SS "Maasdam". Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped and lightly rubbed). Near fine. Small format: 15.8 x 12.8.

Fleet list of 127 Holland-America Ships.

53863
LE FLEMING, H.M.
SHIPS OF THE BLUE FUNNEL LINE
$25.00 AUD

Adlard Coles. Southampton. 1961. 1st Ed. VIII, 56 PP plus 24 pages with 53 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket with a few small chips/rubs and in a protective sleeve. Name and address of previous owner on inside front cover, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. 19 x 13.

The ships of the company founded by Alfred Holt.

60153
FRAME, Chris & CROSS, Rachelle
THE QM2 STORY
$25.00 AUD

The History Press. Brimscombe Port, UK. 2010. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 3 b/w photos and 103 colour illustrations (1 artwork, 1 portrait of Samuel Cunard, 1 painting of RMS Britannia and 100 photos). Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. Oblong: 13.4 x 19.2. 9780752450926

72152
[FRANCONIA]
AROUND THE WORLD Via the Southern Hemisphere
$35.00 AUD

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.

70015
FRENCH, Nelson
ORMONDE TO ORIANA, Orient Line to Australia and beyond, a Purser remembers
$25.00 AUD

Navigator Books. Ringwood, U.K. 1995. 1st Ed. (16), 217 PP with 26 b/w photos. Pictorial card covers with light soiling. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 23.4 x 15.6. 0902830430

First call in Australia, 1948 on board the Orontes. Migrant voyages on the Otranto. Maiden voyage on the Oriana...

69835
FRICKER, Philip J.
BEKEN OF COWES OCEAN LINERS
$70.00 AUD

Reed's Nautical Books. Corsham, UK. 1992. 1st Ed. 319 PP with over 150 b/w & colour photographs by the Beken family (Frank William, Alfred Keith and Kenneth John). Fp (in colour): "Majesty of the Seas" of the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line in April 1992. Hard cover, dj with a light crease and a couple of small nicks. Foxing spots on half title page and last page and inside of dust jacket, o/wise a near fine copy. Large oblong: 25 x 32. 0947637427

Splendid pictures covering over a hundred years. From the Albert Ballin to the Windhuk and the Windsor Castle with details and short history of each vessel together with a b/w or colour photo.

69084
FURNISS, Harry
P & O SKETCHES IN PEN AND INK
$15.00 AUD

Weidenfeld & Nicolson. London. 1987. Reprint of the original published by The Studio of Design. 204 PP with 98 sketches on full page. Cloth cover, gilt title and illustration on front cover. Covers have a few marks/speckling on spine and back edge, otherwise contents are fine. Oblong: 21.2 x 29.8. 0297791958

57504
GALBRAITH, Russell
DESTINY'S DAUGHTER, The Tragedy of R.M.S. Queen Elizabeth
$20.00 AUD

Mainstream. Edinburgh. 1988. 1st Ed. 176 PP with b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 19.5. 1851581790

Her building & launching at the time of the Munich Agreement. Troopship in wartime, luxury liner in peacetime. Her demise with the arrival of jet transport and her end in Hong Kong in 1972.

49224
GIBBARD JACKSON, G.
THE BOOK OF THE SHIP
$10.00 AUD

Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. London. c. 1927. 1st Ed. VIII, 248 PP, plus 14 colour plates and 32 b/w plates with 51 illustrations. Fp (in colour): Launch of the Great Britain in 1839. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and spine. Covers rubbed at hinges and on the edges. Hinge of front cover split on 5 cms. Foxing on outside edges and few pages. Very good. 23 x 15.5.

63354
GIBBARD JACKSON, G.
THE SPLENDID BOOK OF STEAMSHIPS
$15.00 AUD

Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. London. c. 1929. 1st Ed. X, 11-192 PP, followed by 32 PP of adverts, plus 16 b/w plates. Red cloth cover with light shelf wear. Slight ageing of paper and foxing spots on outside edges. Inscription dated 1932 on FFEP. Very good. 19 x 13.

42406
GOLDEN, Fran Wenograd
CRUISE VACATIONS FOR DUMMIES, 2001
$10.00 AUD

IDG Books. Foster City, Ca. 2001. 1st Ed. XXII, 528, (2 publications) PP with 3 maps in colour, 3 plans, 8 head pieces, 11 profiles and 32 b/w photos of ships, and 56 maps. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 076456174X

Your insider's guide to the best cruise lines and values.

21968
GORDON, Malcolm R.
FROM CHUSAN TO SEA PRINCESS - The Australian Services of the P & O and Orient Lines
$15.00 AUD

Allen & Unwin. Sydney. 1985. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 106 b/w pictures & 16 colour photos. Fp: Launching of ORCADES. FEP: ORSOVA beneath Sydney Bridge. REP: ORCADES, ORONSAY & OTRANTO in Sydney. Hard cover rubbed around edges (shelf wear) and a label on bottom of spine. Ex-library copy with stamps of the University of Tasmania on endpapers and Contents page. Contents complete and a very good clean copy. 27 x 19.2. 0868617639

From the arrival in 1825 of the Chusan to serve Singapore, and the arrival of the Orient Line in 1877, to the advent of jet services.

69591
GORDON, Richard
THE CAPTAIN'S TABLE
$10.00 AUD

Michael Joseph. London. 1955. 5th impression (January 1955) of the October 1954 original. 220 PP. Cloth cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 20.2 x 13.5.

A novel. Problems faced by a Captain promoted from a cargo ship to the passenger liner "Charlemagne" plying between Tilbury and Sydney.

68945
GRAHAM, Charles
SHIPS OF THE SEVEN SEAS - No. I - The Passenger Liners
$30.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1947. 1st Ed. 104 PP with 9 line drawings and 38 b/w photos (22 on full page). Pictorial soft cover (in colour), slightly rubbed. Ex Library copy with donation plate and stamps of the "Devonport Maritime Museum and Historical Society". A very good copy. Scarce. 17.5 x 11.5.

Originally written to stimulate interest in the British Mercantile Navy. Presents the Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line, N.Z. Shipping Co., P. and O., Shaw Savill & Albion ...

38959
GRAHAM, Lydia S.
PORT TO PORT - A Description of Real Journeys, made by Real People, under Modern Conditions
$20.00 AUD

A. Wheaton. Exeter. 1938. 2nd impression. 136 PP with 22 figures (21 maps and plans) and 27 b/w photos. Fp: Eden gardens and Pagodan, Calcutta (the second city of the Empire). Eps: World map. Attractive illustrated cloth cover. Near fine. 21.8 x 14.

Round the world voyages westward and eastward. Written by a headmistress who describes journeys made by herself and recounted to her pupils in an endeavour to stimulate their imagination and interest and to give them a general idea of the relation of one part of the world to the rest. It even includes some simple questions put to the students.

43347
GRANT, Kay
SAMUEL CUNARD, Pioneer of the Atlantic Steamship
$10.00 AUD

Abelard-Schuman. London. 1967. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 27 b/w illustrations. Fp: Sir Samuel Cunard. Hard cover. Dust jacket tipped in on rear endpaper. Ingleton bookplate on front endpaper. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 21.5 x 14.5.

Published to commemorate the centennial of Canadian confederation.

71657
GRANT, Kay
SAMUEL CUNARD, Pioneer of the Atlantic Steamship
$15.00 AUD

Abelard-Schuman. London. 1967. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 27 b/w illustrations. Fp: Sir Samuel Cunard. Hard cover, dust jacket (price-clipped). Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Sello tape mlark on front cover. An otherwise very good clean copy. 21.5 x 14.5.

Published to commemorate the centennial of Canadian confederation.

45547
GREENHILL, Basil (editor)
THE SHIP (set of 10 volumes)
$50.00 AUD

HMSO & National Maritime Museum. London. 1980 & 1981. 1st Ed. Series of 10 volumes with a total of 628 PP and 419 b/w illustrations in text. Illustrated endpapers. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 20.5 x 21.2.

The development of merchant vessels and specialized vessels of war, from the earliest times to the present day by: Sean McGrail, John Morrison, Alan McGowan, Robin Craig, John M. Maber, Basil Greenhill, Antony Preston, and Ewan Corlett.

46310
GREENWAY, Ambrose
A CENTURY OF CROSS-CHANNEL PASSENGER FERRIES
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1981. 1st Ed. 124 PP with b/w illust. (plans, photos,..). Title-page: Caesarea leaving Folkestone. Half-title page: Steamer Sussex arriving in Dieppe. FEP: Canterbury. REP: Côte d'Azur. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 24.2 x 18.2. 0711010692

39611
GREGORY, Alexis
THE GOLDEN AGE OF TRAVEL - 1880-1939
$30.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1998. Reprint of the 1991 English edition of the 1990 French original. 220 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Corners of front cover with very small creases, o/wise near fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 9780304351534

48655
GRIMSHAW, Beatrice
THREE WONDERFUL NATIONS, TONGA, SAMOA, FIJI (in Tours to the South Sea Islands)
$250.00 AUD

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.

69873
GRUNER, George F.
THE WHITE FLYERS: HARVARD AND YALE - American Coastwise Travel
$30.00 AUD

Associates of the National Maritime Museum Library / The Glencannon Press. San Francisco / Palo Alto, Ca., USA. 2002. 1st Ed. No. 4 in the Pacific Maritime History series. XVIII, 168, (6 blank) PP withj B:w illustrations (drawings, ephemera, plans and photos). Eps: General Arrangment of S.S. Yale. Laminated pictorial boards. Top edge with faint foxing spots, o/wise fine. 26 x 18.2. 97818899012168

Published to commemorate the 75th anniversary of her commissioning.

58561
HAISMAN, Sylvie
THIS BARREN ROCK: A True Tale of Shipwreck and Survival in the Southern Seas, 1875
$30.00 AUD

ABC Books. Sydney. 2010. 1st Ed. (XII), 238, (3) PP with 1 location map of the Crozet Islands and b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 13.5. 9780733325557

Wreck of the Shaw Savill & Co. "Strathmore" in 1875 on Grande Ile, Crozet Islands.

55008
HAPAG-LLOYD
SHORT HISTORY OF THE HAMBURG-AMERIKA LINIE 1847-1963
$40.00 AUD

Hamburg Amerika Linie. Hamburg. 1963. 1st Ed. 37, (3) PP with 4 tables and 19 b/w illustrations (3 portraits, 4 paintings, 12 b/w photos). Stapled soft covers, decorated front cover with gilt crest and title.. Slight foxing of paper. Near fine. Scarce. 20 x 14.2.

HAPAG: Hamburg-Amerikanische Packetfahrt Actien-Gesellschaft.

36065
HARESNAPE, Brian
SEALINK
$25.00 AUD

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

A pictorial record of the Sealink consortium (Ferries and Channel crossing).

63111
HARVEY, W. J.
STENA 1939-1989
$20.00 AUD

Stena AB. Sweden. 1989. 1st Ed. Foreword by Dan Sten Olsson. 152 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Eps: aerial views of the Port of Göteborg. Hard cover, gilt-engraved title and colour vignette on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 25.5 x 21.3. 9185786411

Pages 101 to 140: Ship Histories / Fleet List: 286 vessels with 145 b/w photos.

62423
HAVYATT, Geoffrey A.
HAVYATT'S AUSTRALIAN DIRECTORY OF SHIPPING
$10.00 AUD

Author. Woolwich, N.S.W. c. 1970. List of 8 PP (recto only), staples. Near fine. 33.5 x 20.5.

List of 38 Passenger Ships sailing to / in Australia.

20675
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT SHIPS IN PROFILE - 4 - The ships of the HAMBURG AMERICA, ADLER and CARR LINES
$20.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1980. 1st Ed. No. 4 in the Merchant Fleets in Profile series. 208 PP with profile drawings to 1:1800 scale. Hard cover, dj. Shelf No. on front endpaper and small stamp on top of title page, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16. 0850593972

31684
HAWS, Duncan
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE
$55.00 AUD

Author. London. 1995. 1st Ed., No. 28 in the Merchant Fleets series. VI, 100, (2 index) PP with 92 scale (1:1200 & 1:1300) profile drawings. Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name and date on title-page, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.8. 0946378258

Chronological Company history and Fleet list for all the ships ever owned by yh Nederlandsch Americaanische Stoomboot Maatschappij.

31692
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - No. 24 - BRITAIN'S RAILWAY STEAMERS: WESTERN AND SOUTHERN COMPANIES + French and Stena
$20.00 AUD

Author. London. 1993. 1st Ed. No. 24 in the Merchant Fleets series. (VI), 230 PP with 309 b/w drawings to constant scale (1:900). Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.7. 0946378215

Technical details and career histories of 28 companies and their 466 ships.

35986
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS 8 - PACIFIC STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY (P.S.N.C.)
$30.00 AUD

Author. London. 1986. 1st Ed. No. 8 in the Merchant Fleets series. 96 PP with 1 map on full page & 120 scale profile drawings. Pictorial card covers a little faded near spine, o/wise a fine copy. Scarce. 23.2 x 15.6. 0946378037

Chronological history, routes, fleet list (225 ships).

41249
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS IN PROFILE - 2 - The ships of the CUNARD, AMERICAN, RED STAR, INMAN, LEYLAND, DOMINION, ATLANTIC TRANSPORT and WHITE STAR LINES
$30.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1979. 1st Ed., No. 2 in Merchant Fleets in Profile series 216 PP with scale profile drawings (1:1800) by author. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Near fine. 24 x 16. 0850593247

43437
HAWS, Duncan
CHINA NAVIGATION COMPANY
$75.00 AUD

Author. London. 2001. 1st Ed. No. 39 in the Merchant Fleets series. 96 PP with 1 map "China and the Yangtse Basin" and 100 profile drawings to scale (1/1200). Pictorial card covers with a small light crease on lower front corner, o/wise a fine copy. Fine. Scarce. 21 x 14.8. 0946378428

History of the Hong Kong shipping line, started in 1872. Fleet list of 256 ships.

62054
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - 7 - NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING & FEDERAL S.N. CO.
$30.00 AUD

Duncan Haws. London. 1985.. 1st Ed., No. 7 in Merchant Fleets series. 112 PP with 111 scale profile drawings by author (scale: 1/1800). Pictorial card cover, spine a little sunned, o/wise fine. 23.3 x 15.7. 0946378029

Chronological history, livery, routes and fleet lists of The New Zealand Shipping Company with 108 vessels. The Federal Steam Navigation Company with 95 vessels.

62072
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS No. 5: ROYAL MAIL LINE and NELSON LINE
$25.00 AUD

Author. London. 1982. 1st Ed. No. 5 in the Merchant Fleets series. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (3 funnels and 145 scale profile drawings). Pictorial card cover. Fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0946378002

62075
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - 16: ELLERMAN LINES
$45.00 AUD

Author. London. 1989. 1st Ed., No. 16 in Merchant Fleets series. 204 PP with 294 scale profile drawings. Pictorial card covers a little faded near spine, o/wise fine. 23.3 x 15.7. 0946378053

History, routes, and the seven important founding companies: Ellerman, Bucknall, .. Ellerman Harrison Container Line ...

66775
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - 6 - BLUE FUNNEL LINE
$30.00 AUD

Author. London. 1986. Reprint, updated edition of the 1984 original. No. 6 in Merchant Fleets series. 149 PP with 113 b/w drawings by author. Pictorial soft covers a little faded near spine, o/wise fine. 23.3 x 15.7. 0946378010

History of the line, fleet index and fleet list (351 vessels).

68168
HAWS, Duncan
THE SHIPS OF THE HAMBURG AMERICA, ADLER AND CARR LINES
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1980. 1st edition in the Merchant Fleets in profile series, No. 4. 208 PP with scale profile drawings (1:1800) by author. Hard cover, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" /" Australian Maritime College" on endpapers and title page. Contents clean and a very good copy. 24 x 16. 0850593972

68976
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - 18: UNION, CASTLE AND UNION-CASTLE LINES
$20.00 AUD

Author. London. 1990. 1st Ed., No. 18 in the Merchant Fleets series. 142 PP with 1 map and 152 scale profile drawings. Pictorial card covers a little faded neear spine, o/wise a fine copy. 23.3 x 15.5. 0946378150

Technical data and career histories of all the 242 ships. Note: This work formed a condensed section of Volume 3, published in 1979.

69011
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS No. 5: ROYAL MAIL LINE & NELSON LINE
$15.00 AUD

Author. London. 1982. 1st Ed. No. 5 in the Merchant Fleets series. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (3 funnels and 145 scale profile drawings). Pictorial card cover. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" & "Australian Maritime College" on half title page, title page and last page. Very good. 23.2 x 15.5. 0946378002

69012
HAWS, Duncan
ANCHOR LINE - 9 - ANCHOR LINE
$15.00 AUD

Author. London. 1986. 1st Ed. No. 9 in the Merchant Fleets series. 100 PP with 100 ship profiles. Pictorial card cover (spine a little sunned). Stamps of "University of Tasmania" & "Australian Maritime College" on half title page, title page and front outside edge. Very good. 23.2 x 15.6. 0946378053

Anchor Line chronological history, routes, fleet list of 174 ships.

69970
HAWS, Duncan
TRIUMPH OF A GREAT TRADITION 1840-1990 - Official Souvenir History of the Cunard Line
$20.00 AUD

Cunard Line. London. 1990. Limited edition with a foreword by Eric Parker, Chairman. 80 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Pictorial card covers with a few light creases, top of spine is repaired, o/wise a near fine copy. 29.7 x 21.

Official history of the Cunard Line published for their 150th anniversary.

70091
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS IN PROFILE - 3 - The ships of the UNION, CASTLE & UNION-CASTLE, ALLAN and CANADIAN PACIFIC LINES
$25.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1979. 1st Ed. No. 3 in the Merchant Fleets in Profile series. 186 PP with scale profile drawings (1:1800) by author. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Occasional foxing. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0850993522

62980
HAWS, Duncan & RABSON, Stephen
MERCHANT FLEETS IN PROFILE - 1 - The Ships of the P&O, ORIENT and BLUE ANCHOR LINES
$30.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1978. 1st Ed., No. 1 in Merchant Fleets in Profile series. 160 PP with scale profile drawings (1:1800) by author. Hard cover, price-clipped dust jacket which is a little faded on spine. An otherwise fine copy. 24 x 16. 0850593190

36839
HENDERSON, Roy
CROSSING THE CHANNEL - A review of post-war Continental ferry services
$10.00 AUD

Silver Link Publishing. Peterborough, UK. 1997. 1st Ed., in Maritime Heritage series. 128 PP with 1 family tree, 1 map and 177 b/w photos by author. Title spread: British Railways ferry Vortigern. Hard cover, dj. A few pages have scuff marks and/or light foxing, o/wise very good. 28.4 x 22. 1857941039

43117
HENDY, John
THE DOVER - OSTEND LINE
$15.00 AUD

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

36492
HENRY, Fred
SHIPS OF THE ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET CO. LTD.
$5.00 AUD

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

61854
HENRY, Fred
SHIPS OF THE ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET CO. LTD.
$10.00 AUD

Brown, Son & Ferguson. Glasgow. 1977. 4th edition of the 1962 original, revised by F. B. O'FRIEL. 88 PP with 2 maps and 32 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 18.5 x 12.2. 0851742823

67631
HENRY, Fred
SHIPS OF THE ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET CO. LTD.
$5.00 AUD

Brown, Son & Ferguson. Glasgow. 1962. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 1 portrait, 2 maps and 24 b/w photos. Stapled pictorial soft cover. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 18.5 x 12.2.

36066
HENRY, Tom
THE GOOD COMPANY - An Affectionate History of the Union Steamships
$25.00 AUD

Harbour Publishing. Madeira Park, B.C., Canada. 1994. 1st Ed. 152 PP with 1 map on double page and 196 b/w illust. (2 ephemera, 9 paintings and 185 photos). Title spread: "Lady Alexandra". Eps: chart of Malaspina Strait, British Columbia. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing, o/wise fine. 31 x 23.5. 1550171119

Union Steamships of British Columbia, Canada, between 1889 and 1959.

39552
HMSO
SURVEY OF PASSENGER SHIPS - Instructions to Surveyors - Volume I
$20.00 AUD

HMSO. London. 1961. Consolidated edition including Supplement of November 1958. XIV, 319 PP with figures and tables, plus 2 folded charts. 1 errata slip loosely inserted. Soft cover (slightly soiled). Very good. 24.1 x 15.4.

40328
HMSO
INSTRUCTIONS AS TO THE SURVEY OF PASSENGER STEAMSHIPS - Volume I: text
$15.00 AUD

Board of Trade / HMSO. London. 1950. Reprint of the 1946 edition. IV, 302 PP with 13 figures and tables in appendices. Soft cover. Paper ageing with foxing on outside edges, covers with creases/chips, o/wise good. 21.2 x 13.7.

30218
HOARE, Robert J.
TRAVEL BY SEA
$5.00 AUD

A. & C. Black. London. 1961. 1st Ed., in the Black's Junior Reference Books series. 80 PP with b/w illust. (drawings, photos). Title page: vignette of an early East Indiaman. Hard cover, pictorial front cover (Sirius, the first ship to cross the Atlantic under continuous steam power in 1838), dj (price clipped). Some foxing. Very good. 25.2 x 19.

Ships of early times, age of Discovery, great days of sail and in the age of steam.

30723
HOEHLING, A. A.
EPICS OF THE SEA
$15.00 AUD

Contemporary Books. Chicago. 1977. 1st Ed. VI, (2), 228 PP, plus 8 pages with 20 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. (price clipped). Fine. 23.5 x 15.8 0809281295

Cruise of the Alabama - The ordeal of William Bligh - Why did they sink the Lusitania ...

75088
HOEHLING, A. A.
LOST AT SEA
$10.00 AUD

Rutledge Hill Press. Nashville, Tennessee. 1999. New edition of the 1984 original. 223 PP with 30 b/w illustrations. Soft covers, pictorial front. Stamp of Maritime Museum of Tasmania on title page, o/wise near fine. 22.8 x 15.2. 9781558537446

Truth behind 8 nautical history's most baffling enigmas: Mary Celeste - S.S. Waratah - R.M.S. Lusitania - HMS Hampshire - The Cyclops - Morro Castle - SSN Scorpion - SS Poet.

15933
HOEHLING, A. A. & Mary
THE LAST VOYAGE OF THE LUSITANIA
$5.00 AUD

Quality Book Club / Longmans, Green & Co. London. 1957. 1st UK edition of the 1956 US original. VIII, 184 PP plus 16 pages with 22 b/w illust. Hard cover, title and libary number on spine (dulled) but no stamps inside. Good reading copy. Image shows title-page. 22.2. x 14.8.

Chronicle of the last days of this Atlantic liner, of her crew & passengers up to her torpedo sinking on May 7 1915 off the coast of Ireland. Loss of 1198 lives (124 of them American). The experiences of the survivors, the rescue..

44255
HOEHLING, A. A. & Mary
THE LAST VOYAGE OF THE LUSITANIA
$10.00 AUD

Quality Book Club / Longmans, Green & Co. London. 1957. Reprint of the 1957 UK edition. VIII, 184 PP, plus 16 pages with 22 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, title on spine (dullled). Light foxing, o/wise a very good clean copy. Image shows title-page. 22.2. x 14.8.

Chronicle of the last days of this Atlantic liner, of her crew & passengers up to her torpedo sinking on May 7 1915 off the coast of Ireland. Loss of 1198 lives (124 of them American). The experiences of the survivors, the rescue..

55912
HOFFER, William
SAVED! The Story of the Andrea Doria - the Greatest Sea Rescue in History
$5.00 AUD

Pan. London. 1981. 1st paperback edition of the 1980 UK edition. 224 PP with 1 diagram, 1 map and 3 sketch-plans, plus 86 pages with 21 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing. Very good. 17.7 x 11 0330262327

The collision between the Italian liner Andrea Doria and the Swedish liner Stockholm off Nantucket Island in 1956.

21734
HOLLY, David C.
EXODUS 1947
$15.00 AUD

Naval Institute Press. Annapolis. 1995. 1st printing, revised edition of the 1969 original. XI, (3), 242 PP, plus 32 pages with 1 plan, and 53 bw photos. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 23.6 x 13. 1557503672

Biography of Old Bay Line steamer President Warfield. She went to war in 1942, was chartered as the Exodus by the Haganah in 1947 to bring 4500 survivors of the Holocaust to Palestine.

40400
HOOK, F. A.
MERCHANT ADVENTURERS 1914-1918
$30.00 AUD

A. & C. Black. London. 1920. 1st Ed. VIII, 319 PP, plus 2 folded maps at rear and 32 plates with 35 b/w illust. Fp: Four-point-seven. Cloth cover, device in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine. Bookplate of "The Royal Cruising Club" on front endpaper. Ageing of paper and foxing (not affecting plates). Top of spine missing on 2 cm. Covers protected by a dust jacket (laser print). Good reading copy. 21.4 x 13.5.

War records during the first World War of: P. & O., British India, and their Associated Lines.

21391
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1986
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1986. Revised and updated edition, from the 1964 original. 288 PP with tables and 246 b/w photos. Title spread: British Respect. Laminated pictorial boards (Royal Princess). Near fine. 22.3 x 15. 0711015023

Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.

21392
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1994
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1994. Revised and updated edition, from the 1964 original. 224 PP with tables and 196 b/w photos. Title spread: "Nedlloyd Rotterdam". Laminated pictorial boards ("Queen Elizabeth 2"). Name of previous owner on inside front cover. Fine. 24 x 17.5. 0711022542

Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.

21393
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1996
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1996. Revised and updated edition, from the 1964 original. 224 PP with tables and 168 bw photos. Title spread: "Eckert Oldendorff". Half title page: "Maasdam". Laminated pictorial boards ("Oriana"). Name of previous owner on inside front cover. Near fine. 24 x 17.5. 0711024286

Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.

21399
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1982
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1982. Updated & revised edition, from the 1964 original. 255 PP with tables & over 250 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj ("Vistafjord"). Very good. 22.3 x 15.2. 0711011508

Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo ships. Part Three: Tankers.

37746
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 2000
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan / Plymouth Press. London. 2000. 12th edition. 224 PP with tables and 168 bw photos. Title spread: P&O Nedlloyd Southampton. Half title page: Peene Ore, Monrovia. Laminated pictorial boards (Disney Wonder). Fine. 24.2 x 17.7. 0711024270X

Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.

61312
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1998
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan / Plymouth Press. London. 1998. New edition, fully revised. 224 PP with tables and 162 b/w photos. Title spread: Orient Overseas (international) Ltd Containership "OOCL Singapore". Half title page: A.P. Moller "British Vigilance". Laminated pictorial boards (Fascination). Fine. 24.2 x 17.7. 0711025673

Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.

20228
HOWARTH, David & Stephen
THE STORY OF P&O - The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company
$10.00 AUD

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.

60895
HOWARTH, David & Stephen
THE STORY OF P&O - The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company
$5.00 AUD

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. Signature of previous owner at top of title page. Repaired tear at top of front cover of dust jacket. Dust jacket covered with clear plastic protection, pasted on endpapers, o/wise very good. 27 x 20.3. 0297789651

Begins with P & O's steam ships and covers the company's career for 150 years.

71434
HOWARTH, David & Stephen
THE STORY OF P&O - The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company
$15.00 AUD

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. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 27 x 20.3. 0297789651

Begins with P & O's steam ships and covers the company's career for 150 years.

15890
HOYT, Edwin P.
AMERICAN STEAMBOAT STORIES
$10.00 AUD

Abelard-Schuman. New York. 1966. 1st ed. 128 PP with 10 b/w illustrations by Ann Grifalconi. Fp. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 21.8 x 14.5.

History & story-telling of steamboating in America since the 17th Century with Robert Fulton.

45909
HUGHES, David & HUMPHRIES, Peter
IN SOUTH AFRICAN WATERS - Passenger Liners since 1930
$35.00 AUD

O.U.P. Cape Town. 1977. 1st Ed. (10), 133 PP with 106 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed and with short closed tears, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 15 x 21.5. 0195701208

From the Bank Line, and the Blue Funnel Line to the South African Marine Corporation and the Union-Castle Line.

36318
HUGHES, Tom
THE BLUE RIBAND OF THE ATLANTIC
$5.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. London. 1976. 1st paperbound edition of the 1973 original. 192 PP with 12 head pieces, 4 plans & 51 b/w illustrations. Card cover, dj (price-clipped). Very good. 21.5 x 14. 0850591465

Description of the origins of ocean steamship travel, careers of the most famous ships: Lusitania, Mauretania ...

45817
HUGHES, Tom
THE BLUE RIBAND OF THE ATLANTIC
$10.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. London. 1973. 1st. 192 PP with 12 head pieces, 4 plans & 51 b/w illustrations. Hard cover. 2 discreet stamps of bookshops on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges and the margin of 3 b/w photos. Very good. 22.2 x 14.5. 0850591376

Description of the origins of ocean steamship travel, careers of the most famous ships: Lusitania, Mauretania ...

71553
HURD, Archibald
A MERCHANT FLEET AT WAR
$60.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1920. 1st Ed. XXIV, 140 PP with 1 drawing, plus 13 colour plates and 50 b/w plates with 70 photos. Title page: vignette with crest of Cunard Line. Fp (in colour): "Aquitania" leading the Transports. FEP: Map of Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean. REP: Map of the routes served by Cunard ships during the war. Covers with light shelf wear (rubbing around edges mostly) and spine is somewhat faded. Light foxing around page edges, o/wise a near fine copy. 20.7 x 14.

The Cunard Line during First World War.

15909
HUTCHINGS, David F.
RMS QUEEN MARY - 50 Years of Splendour
$10.00 AUD

Kingfisher. Southampton. 1990 Reprint of the June 1986 original. 56 PP with b/w & colour illust. Inside front cover: "Queen Mary" in her element. Inside back cover: Wonders of the "Queen Mary". Pictorial card cover. Small crease on back cover, o/wise fine. 27 x 21.5. 0946184232

A pictorial record.

38235
HYNDS, Paul
WORLDWIDE HIGH SPEED FERRIES
$30.00 AUD

Conway. London. 1992. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w illustrations (photos, plans, drawings and artist impressions). Fp: Surface-piercing foils carry the weight of this Rodriguez-built hydrofoil. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 27.5 x 20.2. 085177587X

37258
IRELAND, Bernard
HISTORY OF SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

Chartwell Books. Edison, N.J., USA. 1999. 1st US Ed. 192 PP with over 200 b/w and colour illustrations. Illustrated endpapers, half title page, and title page. Illustrated hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 24.6. 0785811761

From the first dug-out canoe (c. 500 BC) to the great ocean liners and the modern warships of today.

38201
IRELAND, Bernard
HISTORY OF SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

Hamlyn. London. 1999. 1st Ed. 192 PP with over 200 b/w and colour illustrations. Illustrated endpapers, half title page, and title page. Illustrated hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 24.6. 0600595900

From the first dug-out canoe (c. 500 BC) to the great ocean liners and the modern warships of today.

42405
JACKSON, Robert
LINERS, TANKERS AND MERCHANT SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

Grange Books. London. 2002. 1st Ed. 320 PP with 1 b/w, 3 colour photos and 300 colour artworks. Title page: Carrack. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. Small format. 17 x13. 1840134771

Some 300 of the world's greatest commercial vessels.

72548
JASPER, Willi
LUSITANIA: The Cultural History of a Catastrophe
$25.00 AUD

Yale University Press. New Haven & London. 2016. 1st US edition. Translated from the German original of 2015 by Stewart Spencer. VI, 233 PP, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w illustrations (drawings & cartoons, posters, photos). Hard covers, dj. Fine. 22.2 x 14.2. 9780300221381

31079
JESSOP, Violet
TITANIC SURVIVOR - The newly discovered memoirs of Violet Jessop who survived both the Titanic and Britannic disasters
$10.00 AUD

Boronia Press. Canberra. 1998. 1st Australian edition. Introduced, edited and annotated by John Maxtone-Grahame. X, 238 PP, plus 24 pages with 35 b/w photos. Title spread: Titanic. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.7 x 15.3. 0646352776

Stewardess with White Star Line.

38275
JOHNSTON, Paul Forsythe
STEAM AND THE SEA
$10.00 AUD

Peabody Museum of Salem. Salem. 1983. 1st Ed. VI, 90 PP with 12 colour and 77 b/w illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 25.3 x 20.3. 0875770738

Catalogue accompanying a special exhibition of 1983 held at the Peabody Museum.

47624
KANIUK, Yoram
COMMANDER OF THE EXODUS
$10.00 AUD

Grove Press. New York. 2000. 1st English edition translated from the Hebrew original by Seymour Simckes. XVI, (2), 214 PP. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21.7 x 14.5. 0802116647

Yossi Harel was responsible for bringing to Palestine: Anna / Knesset Israel from Yugoslavia, President Warfield / Exodus 47 from France, both Pan York / Ingathering and Pan Crescent / Independence from Romania/Bulgaria.

40311
KEATING, Bern
VOYAGES OF THE ROYAL VIKINGS
$50.00 AUD

Royal Viking Line. San Francisco. 1985. 1st Ed., introduced by Horace Sutton. (2), 190 PP with 8 sketch maps and 173 colour photos by Harvey Lloyd. Decorated endpapers. Cloth cover, device in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Cloth slipcase. Fine. Large format: 34.8 x 27.3.

The world of Royal Viking Line: Alaska/Canada - Canada / New England - Panama Canal / Caribbean / Mexico - Northern Europe - Mediterranean - South Pacific - Southeast Asia - China / Orient.

71630
KEILHAU, Wilhelm
NORWAY AND THE BERGEN LINE, A Centenary Publication
$60.00 AUD

The Bergen Line, Oslo. 1953. 369 PP on superior coated paper with b/w illustrations throughout and drawings by Kjell Stormoen including headpieces and tailpieces. Decorated endpapers. Blue cloth cover, gilt company badge on front, gilt title and badge on spine (dulled). A near fine copy. Scarce. 26 x 18.

History of Norway before 1850, The Foundation of the Bergen Line, coastal trunk lines, coastal express service, tourist travel in Norway, the Bergen-Newcastle line, company expansion, the war and hardships, new expansion after WWI, the Depression, the Bergen Line during the German occupation, post war prosperity.

21653
KENDALL, F. R.
DEAREST MOTHER - Extracts from the Letters of F. R. Kendall
$5.00 AUD

P&O Cruises & Good Books Publications. London. 1987. 1st Ed. Introduction by Brian MacDonald. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (front: William Fawcett, 1828 / back: Canberra 1987). Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0946555060

Commemorative booklet published for the 150th anniversary of the creation of The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Franklin Kendall had 50 years of service with P & O and during that time, he travelled extensively, writing regularly to his mother. This booklet contains extracts from the 78 letters he wrote, each commencing with the words Dearest Mother. They reflect the early days of P. & O.

44470
KENTLEY, Eric
DISCOVER THE TITANIC
$10.00 AUD

Dorling Kindersley. London. 1997. 3rd impression, in Action Book series. 30 PP with colour illustrations. Inside front cover: bow of Titanic. Inside back cover: Nautile. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 29 x 22. 0751356247

38197
KERR, George F.
BUSINESS IN GREAT WATERS - The War History of the P. & O. (1939-1945)
$15.00 AUD

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

The world's greatest merchant fleet during WWII. Armed merchant cruisers, troopships ...

45373
KERR, George F.
BUSINESS IN GREAT WATERS, The War History of the P. & O. (1939-1945)
$10.00 AUD

Faber & Faber. London. 1951. 1st Ed. 196 PP, plus 2 colour plates, 6 pages with 13 photos & 1 large folded photo (panoramic view of Table Bay Harbour in April 1941). Fp: The North African Landing 1942. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Stamp "With Compliments of the P & O S. N.Co." on half-title page. Light foxing. Very good. 20.5 x 14.

The world's greatest merchant fleet during WWII. Armed merchant cruisers, troopships ...

71662
KERR, George F.
BUSINESS IN GREAT WATERS, The War History of the P. & O. (1939-1945)
$30.00 AUD

Faber & Faber. London. 1951. 1st Ed. 196 PP, plus 2 colour plates, 6 pages with 13 photos & 1 large folded photo (panoramic view of Table Bay Harbour in April 1941). Fp: The North African Landing 1942. Cloth cover, chipped dj. Light foxing on edges. Very good. 20.5 x 14.

The world's greatest merchant fleet during WWII. Armed merchant cruisers, troopships ...

17239
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 2, 1913-1923
$25.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1976. 1st UK Ed. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Vaterland. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Note on front endpaper. Near fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592429

Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.

17258
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 3, 1924-1935
$20.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. 1986. Reprint of the 1976 UK edition. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Roma. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 850592453

Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.

30616
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 5: 1951-1976
$20.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. 1987. 2nd reprint of the 1977 original UK edition. 226 PP with b/w illust. Fp: Queen Elizabeth 2 in New York. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592658

40566
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 2, 1913-1923
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. c.1990. 3rd reprint of the 1976 original UK edition. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Vaterland. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 050592429

Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.

40568
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 5, 1951-1976
$20.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. c.1990. 4th reprint of the 1977 UK edition. 226 PP with b/w photos. Fp: QE2 in New York. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592658

Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.

41696
KLUDAS, Arnold
DIE GROSSEN PASSAGIERSCHIFFE DER WELT - Eine Dokumentation - Band I: 1858 - 1912
$25.00 AUD

Gerhard Stalling Verlag. Oldenburg/Hamburg. 1972. 1st Ed. 220 PP with 287 b/w photos. Fp: Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Mauretania). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. German text. 26.8 x 20.4. 3797918233

Published in English as Great Passenger Ships of the World - Volume 1.

41697
KLUDAS, Arnold
DIE GROSSEN PASSAGIERSCHIFFE DER WELT - Eine Dokumentation - Band II: 1913 - 1923
$25.00 AUD

Gerhard Stalling Verlag. Oldenburg/Hamburg. 1973. 1st Ed. 243 PP with 295 b/w photos. Fp: Vaterland. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Veendam). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. German text. 26.8 x 20.4. 3797918321

Published in English as Great Passenger Ships of the World Volume 2.

41698
KLUDAS, Arnold
DIE GROSSEN PASSAGIERSCHIFFE DER WELT - Eine Dokumentation - Band III: 1924 - 1935
$25.00 AUD

Gerhard Stalling Verlag. Oldenburg/Hamburg. 1973. 1st Ed. 247 PP with 325 b/w photos. Fp: Roma. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Deutschland). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. German text. 26.8 x 20.4. 379791833X

Published in English as Great Passenger Ships of the World Volume 3.

65998
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD Volumes 1 to 6
$125.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1975, 1976, 1977, and 1986. 1st English edition for volumes 1 to 6, translated from the German original by Charles Hodges (1 to 5) and Keith Lewis (6). Total of 1346 pages with hundreds of b/w photos. Hard covers, dj. Volume 3 with a repaired tear on front endpaper. Only volumes 1 & 2 are price clipped. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges. A near fine set. This is a heavy item and postage will be higher than usual. Please ask for a quote. 24.5 x 20.3. 085059: 1740 - 2429 - 2453 - 2534 - 2658 - 7471

68799
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 1, 1858-1912
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1975. 1st UK Ed. 216 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Kaiser Wilhelm. Hard cover. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and a small label on bottom of front cover. Internally very good. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850591740

Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.

68800
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 2, 1913-1923
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1976. 1st UK Ed. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Vaterland. Hard cover, dj. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and a small label on bottom of front cover. Internally very good. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592429

Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.

68801
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 4, 1936-1950
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1977. 1st UK Ed. 230 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Dunnottar Castle. Hard cover, dj. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and a small label on bottom of front cover. Internally very good. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592534

Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.

68802
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 5, 1951-1976
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1977. 1st UK Ed. 226 PP with b/w photos. Fp: QE2 in New York. Hard cover. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and a small label on the bottom of front cover. Internally very good. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592658

68803
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD - Volume 6, 1977-1986
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Cambridge. 1986. 1st UK Ed. 192 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Canberra. Hard cover, dj. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page with a small label on bottom of front cover. Internally a very good clean copy. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850597471

Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.

74542
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD TODAY
$50.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. London. 1994. Reprint of the English edition translated from the German original by Keith P. Lewis. 186 PP with 19 colour and 312 b/w photos. Fp: Achille Lauro. Hard cover, dj. A fine copy. 27.5 x 21.4. 1852603828

An up-to-date survey of all existing large passenger ships, ferries and cruise vessels.

37745
KNOX-JOHNSTON, Sir Robin (Foreword)
THE CONWAY HISTORY OF SEAFARING IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
$15.00 AUD

Conway. London. 2000. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. 212 PP with 24 b/w plates. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing. Fine. 25.3 x 19.2. 0851777597

The race for sea supremacy by Eric Grove. The Great Liners, by Philip Dawson. Icy waters, by Ann Savours... Supplying the world by Alastair Couper.

48518
KOLLTVEIT, Bard (editor)
TRADE WINDS. A History of Norwegian Shipping
$100.00 AUD

Dreyers Forlag A/S. Oslo. 1990. 1st English edition, translated from the Norwegian original by Jean Aase. Introduction by Thor Heyerdahl. 398, (2) PP with b/w and colour illustrations (drawings, photos, plans...). Fp: Dutch Chart of 1630. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. Scarce. 27.7 x 23.7. 82091059763

From the Stone Age through the Middle Ages, The 16th Century through to the 20th Century, Norwegian Shipping in the 1990's. A most comprehensive volume.

15980
KRAFT, Barbara S.
THE PEACE SHIP, Henry Ford's Pacifist Adventure in the First World War
$15.00 AUD

Macmillan. New York. 1978. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 367 PP with 22 b/w illust. in text. Fp: Oscar II leaving Hoboken Pier on 4th Dec. 1915. Hard cover with repaired dj. Very good. 24 x 16. 025665707

The ill-fated effort of Henry Ford and peace pilgrims to stop WWI. They set sail on the passenger ship Oskar II.

34020
KUNTZ, Tom (editor)
THE TITANIC DISASTER HEARINGS: The Official Transcripts of the 1912 Senate Investigation
$10.00 AUD

Simon & Schuster. New York. 1998. 1st Pocket Book edition of the 1912 original. XVIII, (2), 571 PP, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w illustrations. Soft covers, illustrated front. Creases on front cover and spine. Slight foxing. Very good. 17.2 x 10.5. 0671025538

37875
LACEY, Robert
THE QUEENS OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC
$15.00 AUD

Sidgwick & Jackson. London. 1973. 1st Ed. 124 PP with b/w illust. throughout. Fp: The launching of Queen Elizabeth. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover (simile leather), gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on endpapers. Near fine. 25 x 19.5. 0283979232

18015
LAGENDIJK, A.
SCHEEPVAART, Van de Lage Landen, Passagiersschepen in het Noordatlantisch Vaargebied
$10.00 AUD

Uitgevers Wyt. Rotterdam. 1976. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w photos throughout & fleet lists. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. Dutch text. 20.5 x 14. 906007601X

70964
LAISTER, Peter
MARINER'S MEMORABILIA - A Guide to British Shipping Company China of the 19th & 20th Centuries (in 2 Volumes)
$110.00 AUD

Peter & Pam Laister. Hartley, Kent. 2006. 1st Ed. Vol. 1: (3), 144, 311-323 PP with hundreds of colour photos. Vol. 2: (3), 1-14, 145-323 PP with hundreds of colour photos. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 0955405807 & 0955405815

Volume 1. Chapter 2: North Atlantic Lines - United States, Canada & West Indies. Chapter 3: South Atlantic Lines - South America. Chapter 4: South, East & West African Services. Volume 2. Chapter 5: India, Burma & the Far East. Chapter 6: Australia and New Zealand. Chapter 7: Cargo Liner Companies. Chapter 8: United Kingdom coastal liners companies. Chapter 9: Mediterranean & Short Sea Traders. Chapter 10: Sailing Packets & Miscellaneous.

74355
LAISTER, Peter
MARINER'S MEMORABILIA - A Guide to British Shipping Company China of the 19th & 20th Centuries (Volume 3 and Volume 4)
$80.00 AUD

Peter & Pam Laister. Hartley, Kent. 2020 and 2021. 1st Ed. Vol. 3: PP and Vol. 4: 112 PP with hundreds of colour photos throughout. Pictorial stiff covers. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 9781902953984 & 9781902953991

Volume 3. Brief Histories of British Short Sea & Coastal Companies and European & American Liner Companies, and Volume 4. Brief Histories of British Deep Sea Cargo and Passenger Lines and Commonwealth Companies, both volumes illustrated with examples of their 19th and 20th Century China.

67073
LAMBERT, Nat
RMS TITANIC - Press Out and Build
$15.00 AUD

Top That! Publishing. Woodbridge, Suffolk. 2012. 1st Ed. "Centennial Edition". 16 PP with 6 b/w illustrations and colour photos (6 in text and 24 for the Assembly instructions), plus 6 sheets on glossy stiff paper for the press out model by Gary Kings. Large double-sided poster in colour "The Sunday Times - Titanic" (supplement) loosely inserted. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 31.5 x 23.5. 9781845102067

Folded poster - Recto: Commemorating 100 years since the ill-fated voyage / Verso: poster for the movie "Titanic" by James Cameron. Format: 90 x 59.5 (folded: 29.7 x 21.2).

60161
LAMBERT, Symone (designer)
BON VOYAGE - STAMPS
$10.00 AUD

Australia Post. Melbourne. c.2009. Colour illustrated folder containing 4 unfranked stamps. Fine. Format: 10.5 x 16.5.

Stamps depicting travel posters of 4 shipping lines: Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line - Orient Line - Shaw Savill Lines - Union Steam Ship Company of New Zealand.

69138
LARSON, Erik
DEAD WAKE - The Last Crossing of the LUSITANIA
$15.00 AUD

Doubleday. London. 2015. 1st paperback edition. XVI, 430, (2) PP with 1 map "Great Britain and Environs - 1914". Fp: Lusitania. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 23.3 x 15. 9780857521828

60500
LAURENT, Maurice F.
LA MER EST BELLE
$10.00 AUD

Librairie Hachette. Paris. 1963. 1st Ed., in l'Humour Contemporain series. 253, (3) PP with b/w illustrations by Jean Reschofsky. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Occasional foxing. Very good. 20.2 x 13.

Voyage of a French couple to the USA in the early 1960' s. Crossings (to and from) on S.S. France.

15935
LAWSON, Will
PACIFIC STEAMERS
$35.00 AUD

Brown, Son & Ferguson. Glasgow. 1975. Reprint of the 1927 original. XX, 244 PP, 68 full-pages with 125 b/w illust. Fp: The "Kaikoura" in 1866. Cloth cover, dj. Stamp of previous owner on title page, o/wise a near fine copy. 24.5 x 17.

The pioneer passenger & mail lines which survived up to the 1920's between the West Coast of America, Australia & New Zealand.

38040
LEIGH-BENNETT, E. P.
HISTORY OF A HOUSE FLAG
$60.00 AUD

Wm. Ruys & Zonen. Rotterdam. 1939. 1st Ed. 42 PP, plus 32 pages with 1 colour and 29 b/w illustrations. Fp: Portrait of Willem Ruys. Verso of frontispiece: House flags: WR of 1839, and RL of 1883. Cloth cover, title on gilt vignette on front cover. Bookplate on front endpaper. Fine. Scarce. 22.7 x 15

Centenary publication of "Rotterdam Lloyd", commemorating the sailing in October 1839 of the coppered bark Cornelis Wernard Eduard from Rotterdam to Java.

43614
LENOTRE, G.
VOYAGES ET PASSAGERS DE JADIS, Illustrations de Maurice Leloir, Diary, Dessins de Gustave Bourgain
$50.00 AUD

Compagnie Générale Transatlantique. Paris. 1908. 1st Ed. (2), 10 b/w plates with legend on tissue guard paper, (2), 36 PP with 30 illustrations by Maurice Leloir, followed by a Diary: (4), 14 b/w plates illustrated by G. Bourgain. Bound copy in navy buckram with gilt title on spine and marbled endpapers, ribbon pge-marker. Binding retaining the original illustrated soft covers (see image). Slight ageing of paper, o/wise a fine copy. French text. Scarce. 20.7 x 14.5.

Souvenir book/diary (unused) for passengers of the French Line. 10 plates (views of France and America), Voyages and passengers with 30 illustrations, 12 plates with sailing craft...

36521
LLOYD, Harvey, LEWIS, Tom et al.
VOYAGES - The Romance of Cruising
$25.00 AUD

Dorling Kindersley / Tehabi Books. London. 1999. 1st UK edition with a foreword by John Maxtone-Graham. 284 PP with maps and colour illust. (photos, posters...). Title spread: The Windtar cruises off St. Kitts on the way to Nevis. Eps: World map. Hard cover, title in blind on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. Large format: 31.5 x 26.3. 0751308072

The world's 100 most exciting ports of call, selected by the world's leading travel writers.

30761
LLOYD, W. W.
P&O PENCILLINGS
$60.00 AUD

Weidenfeld & Nicolson. London. 1987. Reprint of the original published for "The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company". No pagination, 48 PP with 24 colour and 25 b/w plates. Fp: In the River. Title page: The pilot leaving the ship off the Isle of Wight. Illustrated half title page & last leaf: Quis Separabit. Cloth cover, gilt title and illustration on front cover. Near fine. Scarce. Oblong: 21.2 x 29.8. 0297791966

Illustrations by the author of life aboard a P&O voyage from London, through the Mediterranean, via the Suez Canal with views of Gibraltar, Malta, Port Said, Suez Canal, and Red Sea.

73846
LOFTIE, W.J.
ORIENT LINE GUIDE, Chapters for Travellers by Sea and by Land. Fully illustrated
$90.00 AUD

Sampson, Low, Marston. London. 1896. 5th edition. LI, 431 PP with b/w illustrations (1 plan, 6 maps and 32 photos), plus 25 b/w plates (1 folded "Distance Table", 2 folded "Accommodation" plans, 22 plans / charts), and 30 colour plates [17 maps, 8 views of ships (watercolour by W.L. Willie) and, 5 with flags (Orient Line, Australian colonies, principal Steam Lines, ...)]. Hard covers, cloth spine, gilt decoration and title on front board and spine, title in blind on rear cover, all outside edges tinted. Front hinge starting, covers with rubbed and worn patches around edges. Slight ageing of paper and foxing. Complete, however pages 73 to 96 not properly trimmed (no loss of text). Very good. A scarce edition. 21.2 x 18.

35761
LYNCH, Don
TITANIC, An Illustrated History
$40.00 AUD

Hodder & Stoughton. London. 1998. Reprint of 1992 original. 228 PP with b/w & colour photos from archives, paintings and illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 29 x 30.5. 0340562714

Haunting saga of the great maritime disaster: Titanic sinking on its maiden voyage in April 1912. Enthralling information on the ship, its crew & its passengers.

46780
LYNCH, Don & MARSCHALL, Ken
GHOSTS OF THE ABYSS. A Journey into the Heart of the Titanic
$20.00 AUD

Hodder & Stoughton / Madison Press Books. London & Toronto. 2003. 1st Ed. 144 PP with b/w & colour photos from archives, paintings and illustrations. Title spread: Telemotor of the Titanic steering wheel. Eps: White Star line passenger ship sailing. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 26.2 x 26.2. 0340734167

Haunting saga of the great maritime disaster: Titanic sinking on its maiden voyage in April 1912. Enthralling information on the ship, its crew & its passengers.

63332
MAASSEN, Iwein
THE CONTEMPORARY CRUISE: Style - Discovery - Adventure
$15.00 AUD

Thames & Hudson, Inc. New York. 2007. 1st US edition, translated from the Dutch original by Rebekah Wilson. 256 PP with 303 illustrations (295 in colour). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 29 x 22.5. 9780500513491

History of cruising. Legendary ships. ... Nature and Expedition cruises ... River cruises (Nile, Rhine, Yangtze).

14565
MABER, John M.
NORTH STAR TO SOUTHERN CROSS
$15.00 AUD

T. Stephenson & Sons. Prescot. 1967. 1st Ed. XV, 335 PP with 5 line drawings by author, plus 48 pages with 96 b/w photos. Fp: Mariposa, built 1953. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 24.2 x 16.2.

The story of the Australasian seaways where, since the 1850's, sixty shipping lines established routes between Europe, Australasia and North America.

15955
MABER, John M.
NORTH STAR TO SOUTHERN CROSS
$10.00 AUD

T. Stephenson & Sons. Prescot. 1967. 1st Ed. XV, 335 PP with 5 line drawings by author, plus 48 pages with 96 b/w photos. Fp: Mariposa. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Covers lightly rubbed and worn. Dust jacket rubbed and with signs of ageing. Old tape marks on endpapers, o/wise very good. 24.2 x 16.2.

The story of the Australasian seaways where, since the 1850's, sixty shipping lines established routes between Europe, Australasia and North America.

30334
MABER, John M.
CHANNEL PACKETS AND OCEAN LINERS 1850-1970
$10.00 AUD

HMSO. London. 1980. 1st Ed. Volume 6 in The Ship series edited by Basil Greenhill. 60 PP with 43 illust. FEP: Plans of the Britannia 1840 Cunard Line. REP: Plans of the Andes 1939 and the Orient 1879. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. Oblong: 20.5 x 21.2. 0112903169

66003
MABER, John M.
NORTH STAR TO SOUTHERN CROSS
$5.00 AUD

T. Stephenson & Sons. Prescot. 1967. 1st Ed. XV, 335 PP with 5 line drawings by author, plus 48 pages with 96 b/w photos. Fp: Mariposa. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. No dj. Signature of previous owner on half title page and his stamp on front endpaper, title page and top outside edge. Old tape marks on endpapers. Occasional foxing. Very good reading copy. 24.2 x 16.2.

The story of the Australasian seaways where, since the 1850's, sixty shipping lines established routes between Europe, Australasia and North America.

21661
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE GREAT LINERS
$15.00 AUD

Time-Life Books. Amsterdam. 1982. 3rd European English language printing of the 1978 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Telegraph. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Queen Mary) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 0705406237

37626
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE GREAT LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Time-Life Books. Amsterdam. 1982. 3rd European English language printing of the 1978 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Telegraph. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Queen Mary) pasted down on front cover. Top corner of FEP and pages 1 to 28 trimmed. Very good. 28.7 x 23.5. 0705406237

37644
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE ATLANTIC CROSSING
$10.00 AUD

Time-Life Books. Amsterdam. 1982. 1st European English language printing of the 1981 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: House Flag of the Black Ball Line. FEP: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Packet ship leaving Belfast) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 0705406385

Pioneer emigrants, pilgrims... to packet boats.

37645
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE ATLANTIC CROSSING
$10.00 AUD

Time-Life Books. Amsterdam. 1984. 2nd European English language printing of the 1981 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: House Flag of the Black Ball Line. FEP: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Packet ship leaving Belfast) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 0705406385

Pioneer emigrants, pilgrims... to packet boats.

48819
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE GREAT LINERS
$15.00 AUD

Time-Life Books. Amsterdam. 1982. 3rd European English language printing of the 1978 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Telegraph. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Queen Mary) pasted down on front cover. Very good. 28.7 x 23.5. 0705406237

54192
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE ATLANTIC CROSSING
$15.00 AUD

Time-Life Books. Alexandria, Virginia. 1981. 1st printing in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: House Flag of the Black Ball Line. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Packet ship leaving Belfast) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 0809427265

Pioneer emigrants, pilgrims... to packet boats.

16098
MAGUGLIN, Robert O.
THE QUEEN MARY, The Official Pictorial History
$15.00 AUD

Wrather Port Properties/Sequoia. Long Beach. 1985. 1st Ed. 120 PP with profuse b/w & colour photos on glossy paper. Pictorial card covers. Very good. 30.2 x 23. 0866790152

The career of Cunard's Queen Mary, the stateliest ship, from her launching in 1934 until 1967 when she was sold to the City of Long Beach.

15966
MALLETT, Alan S. & BELL, Andrew M. B.
THE PIRRIE-KYLSANT MOTORSHIPS 1915-1932 - The story of the 111 motorships built for the R.M.S.P. Group between 1915 and 1932
$10.00 AUD

Mallett and Bell Publications. Norfolk, U.K. 1984. 1st Ed. 120 PP with 5 colour illust. and 122 b/w photos, plus 1 folded plan at rear of book. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.8 x 14.6. 0950945307

46422
MALMBERG, Thure & RAUDSEPP, Peter (editors)
PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD: A HISTORY IN POSTERS / PASSAGERARFARTYG PA AFFISCHER
$70.00 AUD

Oy Raud Publishing Ltd. Helsinki / Helsingfors. 2004. 1st bilingual edition. 210 pp, (12 advertisements) with 1 b/w and 118 colour posters. FEP: Posters of Hamburg-Amerika Linie and White Star Line. REP: Posters of Messageries Maritimes and Union-Castle Line. Cloth cover, title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. English and Swedish text. Large format: 34.5 x 25.5. 9529689128

The history of the major shipping companies together with their very colourful advertising posters. A lavish publication.

63139
MARINE TRADING AB
CRUISE & FERRY INFO - 1993 - No. 7
$5.00 AUD

Marine Trading AB. Halmstad, Sweden. 1993. Issue No. 7, 1993. 36 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (bay window Silja Europa). Fine. 29.5 x 20.3.

New Vessel: IBN Battouta 2... Company profile: Limadet.

20827
MARRIOTT, Leo
TITANIC
$15.00 AUD

Promotional Reprint Book Company. London. 1997. 160 PP with b/w illustrations (letters, plans, menus, photos...) & 18 colour illust. Fp: Titanic lying completed in Belfast Lough. Laminated boards, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 31 x 23.5. 1856484335

47393
MARRIOTT, Leo
TITANIC
$15.00 AUD

Promotional Reprint Book Company. London. 1998. Reprint of the 1997 edition. 160 PP with b/w illustrations (letters, plans, menus, photos...) & 18 colour illust. Fp: Titanic lying completed in Belfast Lough. Laminated boards, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 31 x 23.5. 1856484335

72198
MATSON Line
SOUVENIR PASSENGER LIST - S.S. "MONTEREY", First Class
$50.00 AUD

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.

61462
MATTHEWS, Rupert
TITANIC: The Tragic Story of the Ill-Fated Ocean Liner
$15.00 AUD

Arcturus Publishing Ltd. London. 2011. 1st Arcturus edition. 208 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21. 9781848377639

73071
MATTSSON, Algot (Editor)
FROM LAKE AND RIVER TO DISTANT OCEANS - 1865 BROSTROMS 1965
$70.00 AUD

Brostrom. Gothenburg. 1965. 1st Ed. Foreword by Dan-Axel Broström. 164 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (including a folded fleet list with funnels/house flags). Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Dust jacket with light rubbing and a repaired tear on front, now in a protective sleeve. Near fine. Scarce. 30.2 x 21.5.

The largest shipping group of Sweden: The Ferm Steamship Company, The Tirfing Steamship Company, The Swedish East Asia Company Ltd, The Swedish American Line... Their involvment in shipyards. Axel Brostrom is regarded as the father of the modern Swedish mercantile marine.

19267
MAXTONE-GRAHAM John
THE ONLY WAY TO CROSS : Royal Viking Line Special Edition
$40.00 AUD

Macmillan. New York. 1986. Special edition of the 1972 original, published for the Royal Viking Line. XIV, 434 PP with 182 bw photos, 3 plans, 7 maps and 3 facsimiles of ephemera. Eps: Steamer routes on the North Atlantic. Cloth cover with the scarce pictorial dj., (a colour chart of the Great 20th Century Passenger Liners of the Western Ocean on the verso). Signed copy with dedicatory note by the author, RV SEA: at sea: 16 May 1986. Light foxing on outside page edges, o/wise a fine copy of this scarce edition. 24 x 17. 002582340X

The splendour and romance of a bygone era. On the inside of the unusual dust wrapper, folded in two, there is a list/coloured drawing of the 20th century passenger liners of the Western Ocean. Edition published by the Royal Viking Line, to celebrate the 14th anniversary of the 1972 original, and the application of the book's title to Royal Viking Line's crossings.

22363
MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John
LINERS TO THE SUN
$25.00 AUD

Macmillan. New York. 1985. 1st US Ed. XVI, 496 PP with 250 drawings and photos. Eps: Cruising around the world with inset. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (inside of folded dust jacket is a poster with the Cruise Ships of the late 20th century). Faint foxing on outside edges. Fine. 24.2 x 17.2. 025450107

An evocative recreation of great cruises, past & present, from cruise ship conversion, construction & design, to the pleasures and occasional perils of life on board.

37905
MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John
THE NORTH ATLANTIC RUN, The Only Way to Cross
$15.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1972. 1st UK edition, originally published in the United States as The Only Way to Cross. XIV, 434 PP with b/w illustrations (2 plans of ships, 4 ephemera, 6 maps, and 180 photos). Eps: Steamer routes on the North Atlantic. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Front cover with light bumps, o/wise near fine. 24 x 17.5. 0304291560

Nostalgic look at the great passenger liners plying between Europe and the USA.

40525
MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John
LINERS TO THE SUN
$20.00 AUD

Macmillan. New York. 1985. 1st US edition. XVI, 496 PP with 250 drawings and photos. Eps: Cruising around the world with inset. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (inside of folded dust jacket is a poster with the Cruise Ships of the late 20th century). Dust jacket is price clipped. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24.2 x 17.2. 025450107

An evocative recreation of great cruises, past & present, from cruise ship conversion, construction & design, to the pleasures and occasional perils of life on board.

40526
MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John
THE NORTH ATLANTIC RUN - The Only Way to Cross
$20.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1972. 1st UK edition, originally published in the United States as The Only Way to Cross. XIV, 434 PP with b/w illustrations (2 plans of ships, 4 ephemera, 6 maps, and 180 photos). Eps: Steamer routes on the North Atlantic. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Newspaper article "Rusting Memories" dated August 9, 1992, loosely inserted. Light foxing on outside page edges, o/wise near fine. 24 x 17.5. 0304291560

Nostalgic look at the great passenger liners plying between Europe and the USA.

47478
MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John
THE NORTH ATLANTIC RUN, The Only Way to Cross
$5.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1972. 1st UK edition, originally published in the United States as The Only Way to Cross. XIV, 434 PP with b/w illustrations (2 plans of ships, 4 ephemera, 6 maps, and 180 photos). Eps: Steamer routes on the North Atlantic. Hard cover. Ex library copy with few stamps and the endpapers reinforced at fold. Sellotape marks on covers. Good reading copy. 24 x 17.5. 0304291560

Nostalgic look at the great passenger liners plying between Europe and the USA.

20879
McAULEY, Rob
THE LINERS
$20.00 AUD

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.

70165
McCART, Neil
20TH CENTURY PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE P&O
$30.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough, UK. 1985. 1st Ed. 233 PP with 228 b/w illust. Title page: House Flag of the P & O. FEP: Strathnaver at Sydney after her post-war refit. REP: Royal Princess is floated out of her building dock, Helsinki, February 1984. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 23 x 21. 0850597161

31358
McCLUSKIE, Tom
SHIPS - From the Archives of Harland & Wolff, the Builders of the Titanic
$10.00 AUD

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.

73104
McCLUSKIE, Tom
ANATOMY OF THE TITANIC
$25.00 AUD

PRC Publishing. London. 1998. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 25 colour and some 250 b/w illustrations (photos and plans). Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 31.2 x 23.5. 9781856484824

Construction, launch, outfitting, machinery... accommodation, cabins.

66174
McFARLANE, Alasdair
CLYDE PLEASURE STEAMERS, Forty Illustrations of the Best-Known Clyde Steamers, with Descriptive Matter on separate Tissue
$50.00 AUD

James Hedderwick & Sons. Glasgow. c. 1935. Enlarged and Revised edition. (4), (160) PP with 40 plates with illustrations by Alasdair Macfarlane, and descriptive matter on separate tissue paper by the editor of the "Evening Citizen" of Glasgow. Soft cover, illustration (T.S. "King George ") and title on front cover are in blind. Front cover with 5 stains and name of previous owner. Slight ageing of paper. Internally very clean and in near fine condition. Scarce. Oblong: 22 x 29.3.

70993
McLACHLAN, G. W. P.
FAMOUS LINERS OF THE EASTERN OCEANS
$20.00 AUD

Sampson Low, Marston & Co. London. c. 1937. 1st Ed. 95 PP with 55 b/w photos. Fp: Australian Motor Liner Kanimbla. Cloth covers with light wear, title on front board and spine. Spine lightly sunned. Small piece torn in lower margin of the two last leaves. Foxing spots. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2.

Vessels which have made their names when trading East of Suez: to Australia and New Zealand, to India and Ceylon, to Burma and the Straits, to China and Japan, and across the Pacific.

19492
McLEAN, Gavin (compiler)
NEW ZEALAND COASTAL PASSENGER SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

G.P. Books. Wellington. 1989. 1st Ed. 48 PP with 66 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0477000142

Photographic record of the various runs: Northern Route, Nelson Passenger Service, the Picton Ferry, the Wellington-Lyttelton Ferry Service and Foveaux Strait Service.

36601
McNEILL, D. B.
IRISH PASSENGER STEAMSHIP SERVICES (in Two Volumes)
$25.00 AUD

David & Charles. Newton, Abbot. 1969 & 1971. 1st Ed. Volume 1: 232 PP with 3 maps, and 31 b/w illust. Fp: Donegall Quay, Belfast. Volume 2: 240 PP with 2 maps and 34 b/w illust. Fp: Arrival of the mail boat at Dun Laoghaire. Hard cover, dj (corner of flaps trimmed). Ex library copy with stamp on verso of title page, and renewed endpapers, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 22.3 x 14.2. 0715343416 & 071

Volume 1: North of Ireland. Volume 2: South of Ireland.

71810
MESSAGERIES MARITIMES
M/V CALEDONIEN - 3 items : Billet de Passage / Passage Ticket & Liste des Passagers
$30.00 AUD

Compagnies des Messageries Maritimes. Paris. 1969. 3 items: 1- Plastic folder with "Messageries Maritimes" & logo "Unicorn & Anchor" on the front. / 2 - Liste des Passagers Papeete to Sydney, sailing 2.12.1960. / 3 - Passage Ticket "CALEDONIEN" Sydney to Marseille , sailing on 7.11. 1962. Very good. Folder size: 21.5 x 14.

74140
MIDDLEMISS, Norman L.
MERCHANT FLEETS - 44 - P. & O. LINES
$40.00 AUD

Shield Publications Ltd. Newcastle-upon-Tyne. 2004. 1st Ed., No. 44 in Merchant Fleets series. 227 PP with 11 colour illustrations and over 300 scale profile drawings by Duncan Haws (pages 39 to 88). Pictorial card cover. Small name label of previous owner on half-title page, o/wise fine. 23.3 x 15.7. 9781871128253

Celebrating the 170th anniversary of P.&.O Group.

16050
MILLER, Byron S.
SAIL, STEAM AND SPLENDOUR, A Picture History of Life Aboard the Transatlantic Liners
$30.00 AUD

Times Books. New York. 1977. 1st US Ed. 288 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Hard cover, gilt-engraved cloth spine, dust jacket has one small chip on top of spine, o/wise a fine copy. Oblong: 27 x 36. 1812906381

The conquest of the Atlantic, emigrant ships, floating palaces, war experiences, last crossings..

14175
MILLER, William H.
MODERN CRUISE SHIPS, 1965-1990: A Photographic Record
$15.00 AUD

Dover Publications. New York. 1992. 1st Ed. XI, 130 PP with 184 illust. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30 x 22.5. 0486267539

Pictorial survey of over 100 cruise ships from the Queen of Bermuda to the Sovereign of the Seas.

20838
MILLER, William H.
BRITISH OCEAN LINERS - A Twilight Era, 1960-85
$15.00 AUD

PSL / Patrick Stephens Ltd. Wellingborough. 1986. 1st UK edition. 136 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Orsova docking. FEP: Queen Elizabeth berthing New York. REP: Canberra berthed at Circular Quay, Sydney. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing on endpapers, o/wise fine. 23 x 20.5. 0850597668

From Anchor Line to Union Castle Line.

21521
MILLER, William H.
THE CRUISE SHIPS
$15.00 AUD

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 (price-clipped). Top corner of back cover bumped, o/wise near fine. 26 x 20. 09851774296

The rise of the cruise industry which developed when commercial jet travel ousted passenger liners from their traditional routes.

22024
MILLER, William H.
FAMOUS OCEAN LINERS - The Story of Passenger Shipping from the turn of the Century to the present day
$20.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. 1987. Reprint of the original. 136 PP with 109 b/w and 18 colour photos. Title spread: Queen Mary arriving New York, 1949. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 25.2 x 19.2. 850598761

From the first of the super liners, Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, to Queen Elizabeth II.

22225
MILLER, William H.
TRANSATLANTIC LINERS 1945-1980
$25.00 AUD

David & Charles. Newton Abbot. 1981. 1st Ed. 222 PP with b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket is price-clipped with a few small chips and sunned spine. A few small spots on endpapers, o/wise a near fine copy. 25.5 x 17.5. 0715380206

Information and technical details on every liner classed by shipping line. From the America Banner Lines and their "Atlantic" and "La Guardia", to the Zim Lines and their "Israel", "Jerusalem", "Shalom" & "Zion".

30450
MILLER, William H.
LINER - Fifty Years of Passenger Ship Photographs
$10.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. c. 1986. 3rd printing of the 1986 original. 160 PP with b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 28 x 20.5. 085059765X

A record of the changes in passenger shipping over the past 50 years.

31859
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST BLUE WATER LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Conway Maritime Press. London. 1986. 1st Ed. 224 PP with numerous b/w illust. Fp: The Arcadia at Suva, Fiji. Hard cover, dj (trimmed flaps). Mark (RW 86) of previous owner on lower edge, sticker of the Sydney Maritime Museum on title page. Faint foxing. Very good. 24.5 x 19. 0851774008

A stimulating, factual & nostalgic account of the post-war era of intercontinental liner traffic.

34510
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST BLUE WATER LINERS
$15.00 AUD

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.

38198
MILLER, William H.
OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Mallard Press. Sydney / Auckland. 1990. 1st Australian edition. 144 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Title page: colour vignette with Paris. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Large format: 36.5 x 26.5. 1863250239

Travel by passenger liner from the White Star Line to the floating resorts plying the Caribbean. (published in the USA under the title: Ocean Liners: Travel on the Open Seas)

43049
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST BLUE WATER LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Conway Maritime Press. London. 1986. 1st Ed. 224 PP with numerous b/w illust. Fp: The Arcadia at Suva, Fiji. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 19. 0851774008

A stimulating, factual & nostalgic account of the post-war era of intercontinental liner traffic.

43110
MILLER, William H.
THE CRUISE SHIPS
$15.00 AUD

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.

44633
MILLER, William H.
FAMOUS OCEAN LINERS - The Story of Passenger Shipping from the turn of the Century to the present day
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. 1987. 1st printing of the original. 136 PP with 109 b/w and 18 colour photos. Title spread: Queen Mary arriving New York, 1949. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 25.2 x 19.2. 850598761

From the first of the super liners, Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, to Queen Elizabeth II.

44634
MILLER, William H.
FAMOUS OCEAN LINERS - The Story of Passenger Shipping from the turn of the Century to the present day
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. 1987. Reprint of the original. 136 PP with 109 b/w and 18 colour photos. Title spread: Queen Mary arriving New York, 1949. Hard cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 25.2 x 19.2. 0850598761

From the first of the super liners, Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, to Queen Elizabeth II.

45799
MILLER, William H.
GREAT CRUISE SHIPS AND OCEAN LINERS FROM 1954 TO 1986 - A Photographic Survey
$15.00 AUD

Dover Publications. New York. 1988. 1st Ed. Foreword by Hisashi Noma. (6), 116 PP, (2), with 173 b/w photos. Title spread: France. Pictorial card cover. Front cover and spine with creases. Very good. 30 x 22.5. 0486255409

The last great years of Transatlantic travel and the rise of the ocean liner/cruise ship.

45819
MILLER, William H.
LINER - Fifty Years of Passenger Ship Photographs
$5.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. c. 1986. 3rd printing of the 1986 original. 160 PP with b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. No dj. Faint foxing. Near fine. 28 x 20.5. 085059765X

A record of the changes in passenger shipping over the past 50 years.

59080
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST ATLANTIC LINERS
$45.00 AUD

Conway. London. 1985. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w photos. Fp: The largest liner ever built, Cunard's 83,673-ton "Queen Elizabeth". Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 24.7 x 18.5. 0851773206

69127
MILLER, William H.
DOOMED SHIPS. Great Ocean Liner Disasters
$30.00 AUD

Dover. New York. 2006. 1st Ed. X, 118 PP with 193 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 22.4. 0486453669

The lavish interiors of the magnificent liners which sailed between the 1890's and the 1980's.

44631
MILLER, William H. & HUTCHINGS, David F.
TRANSATLANTIC LINERS AT WAR - The Story of the Queens
$20.00 AUD

David & Charles. Newton Abbot, UK. 1985. 1st UK Ed. 175 PP with 1 map, 3 profiles of ships and 30 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing on prelims and dust jacket flaps, o/wise fine. 24 x 16.2. 0715385119

The distinguished war roles of the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth during WWII and the QE2 during the Falklands War of 1982.

36301
MILLER, William H. Jr.
THE GREAT LUXURY LINERS 1927-1954 - A Photographic Record
$15.00 AUD

Dover Publications. New York. 1981. 1st Ed. (12), 163 PP with 186 b/w photos. Title spread: Queen Mary. Pictorial card cover. Covers rubbed with some creases, o/wise near fine. 29.8 x 22.5. 0486240568

74543
MILSOM, C. H.
BLUE FUNNEL - THE LATER YEARS, 1925-1982
$30.00 AUD

Sea Breezes Publication. Liverpool. 2002. 6th impression of the May 1989 original. 48 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. A fine copy. Scarce. 29.7 x 20.8. 095132022X

43179
MITCHELL, Barry
NORTH SEA FERRIES - Across Three Decades / Gedurende Drie Decennia
$15.00 AUD

Ferry Publications. London. 1995. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 2 maps, 3 cutaways, 68 b/w and 31 colour photos. Inside front cover: Norland with Royal Yacht Britannia, at Hull. Inside back cover: Norsea arriving at Hull. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Dutch and English text. Oblong: 19.6 x 21. 1871947243

62691
MITCHELL, Barry
SUPERFERRIES
$10.00 AUD

Coastline Press. Bridlington. 1987. 1st Ed. 65 PP with 104 b/w and 4 colour photos. Inside front cover: Map of the South west part of the North Sea (in colour). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 14.8 x 21. 0951253107

69725
MITCHELL, W. H. & SAWYER, L. A.
THE CAPE RUN - The Story of the Union-Castle Service to South Africa and of the Ships Employed
$30.00 AUD

Terence Dalton. Lavenham, UK. 1984. 1st Ed. X, 214 PP with b/w illust. (line drawings by Nigel V. Robinson, house-flags, photos, posters ...). Eps: Map of the continent of Africa. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 23.8 x 18.5. 0861380304

Amalgamation of the Union Line & Castle Line in 1900, to the last sailing of the mail service in 1977.

15016
MOODY, B.
BRITISH OCEAN LINERS
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1966. 1st Ed. 64 PP with tables, and 62 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover ( "Carmania" ). Very good. 18.3 x 12.5.

18921
MOODY, B.
OCEAN SHIPS - 1974
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1974. 5th edition of the 1964 original. 352 PP with tables and 254 bw photos. Title spread: Manora, P & O Cargo Division. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Royal Viking Star). Price-clipped dust jacket. Near fine copy. 19 x 13. 0711005613

Passenger Liners and Cargo Ships. Cruise Ships. Tankers.

41734
MOODY, B.
BRITISH OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1965. 1st Ed. 64 PP with tables, and 58 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (P & O Liner Canberra). Stamp of previous owner on title page. Very good. Small format:15.3 x 10.

68949
MOODY, B.
BRITISH OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1966. 1st Ed. 64 PP with tables, and 62 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover ("Carmania"). Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. 18.3 x 12.5.

14764
MOODY, Bert
FOREIGN OCEAN LINERS
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1966. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 52 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover ( "Argentina" of Moore-McCormack Lines). Front cover slightly soiled. Very good. Small format: 18.2 x 12.2.

21211
MOODY, Bert
OCEAN SHIPS - 1978
$15.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1978. 6th edition of the 1964 original. 349 PP with tables, and 237 bw photos. Title spread: Monarch Sun of Holland America Line. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Fine. 19 x 12.8. 0711008655

Part One: Passenger Liners and Cargo Ships. Part Two: Cruise Ships. Part Three: Tankers.

68654
MOODY, Bert
OCEAN SHIPS - 1978
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1978. 6th edition of the 1964 original. 349 PP with tables, and 237 bw photos. Title spread: Monarch Sun of Holland America Line. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" front on endpaper, title page and verso of last page. Very good. 19 x 12.8. 0711008655

Part One: Passenger Liners and Cargo Ships. Part Two: Cruise Ships. Part Three: Tankers.

68948
MOODY, Bert
FOREIGN OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 1966. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 52 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover ("Argentina" of Moore-McCormack Lines). Front cover with a rubbed patch, stamp of 'The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. Small format: 18.2 x 12.2.

52952
MORRIS, Charles F.
ORIGINS, ORIENT & ORIANA
$60.00 AUD

Teredo Books. Brighton, UK. 1980. 1st Ed. XX, 491 PP with 211 illustrations ( 9 in colour). Fp: Oriana in dry dock in Falmouth. FEP: Cuzco rounding Cape St. Vincent. REP: Oriana launching. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). A fine copy. Scarce in this condition. 25 x 19. 0903662078

The author was the Company's naval architect and describes the development of ships & the history of the Orient Company.

16359
MOSCOW, Alvin
COLLISION COURSE, The Story of the Collision between the Andrea Doria and the Stockholm
$20.00 AUD

Grosset & Dunlap. New York. 1981. Reprint of the 1959 original. 345 PP, plus 32 pages with b/w illustrations. Eps: Andrea Doria sinking. Cloth cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 23.5 x 16. 0448120194

65088
MOSCOW, Alvin
COLLISION COURSE
$5.00 AUD

Dell Book. London. 1962. 1st UK paperback edition of the 1959 US original. 233 PP with 4 line drawings, plus 4 pages with 10 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers rubbed. Ageing of paper. Good reading copy. 17.6 x 11.2.

The Andrea Doria and the Stockholm.

68383
MOSCOW, Alvin
COLLISION COURSE, The Story of the Collision between the "Andrea Doria" and the "Stockholm"
$15.00 AUD

Longmans. London. 1959. 1st Ed. XII, (2), 238 PP with 3 plans and 2 diagrams, plus 16 pages with 21 b/w photos, 2 plans and 2 graphs. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Head and foot of spine of dust jacket rubbed. Front endpaper with signature of previous owner and a rubbed patch. Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Occasional foxing. Very good. 22 x 14.2.

31525
MURRAY, Marischal
UNION-CASTLE CHRONICLE 1853-1953
$60.00 AUD

Longmans, Green & Co. London. 1953. September 1953 reprint of the May 1953 original. XVIII, 392 PP, plus 100 pages with 4 photo-gravures, 6 colour illust. & 137 bw illust. Fp: Table Bay in 1851. Cloth cover, repaired dust jacket (inside front flap missing). One of the colour plates (Sir Donald Currie) is a laser copy. Otherwise a near fine copy. Scarce. 24.2 x 17.4.

Hundred year history of the ships and men of this shipping line in peace and in war. The struggle between the Union Line and its rival Castle Line up to their amalgamation in 1900.

71663
MURRAY, Marischal
UNION-CASTLE CHRONICLE 1853-1953
$100.00 AUD

Longmans, Green & Co. London. 1953. 1st Ed. XVIII, 392 PP plus 100 pages with 4 photo-gravures, 6 colour illust. & 137 bw illust. Fp: Table Bay in 1851. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine (dulled). Light foxing, mostly on prelims and around some margins and outside page edges. A near fine copy of this scarce item. 24.2 x 17.4.

Hundred year history of the ships and men of this shipping line, in peace or in war. The struggle between the Union Line and its rival Castle Line up to their amalgamation in 1900.

71619
MUSK, George
CANADIAN PACIFIC - The Story of the Famous Shipping Line
$30.00 AUD

David & Charles. Newton Abbot. 1981. 1st Ed. 272 PP with 4 maps and 106 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket with light wear around edges, faint foxing on prelims and last pages, o/wise near fine. 25.5 x 22.5. 0715379682

The shipping line with the advertising slogan: "Canadian Pacific Spans the World".

30848
N/A
SEA TRAVEL and how to enjoy it
$30.00 AUD

Rockliff. London. 1948. 1st Ed. VI, (2), 64 PP with over 30 sketches and diagrams. Hard cover, dj (price clipped) with a few closed tears and light wear, light foxing on endpapers, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 18.5 x 12.

An invaluable companion for all who travel by sea on business or pleasure in the "good old days".

54985
N/A
CARPETS AND INTERIORS. A Guide for: Architects - Decorators - Furnishers - Hoteliers - Shipbuilders
$25.00 AUD

James Templeton Company Limited. Glasgow. 1955. 1st Ed. 62, (2) PP with 55 colour photos. Eps: Design based on carpet made for the Coronation of King George V. Cloth cover, no dj, gilt title and device on front cover and spine. Near fine. 29.2 x 22.5.

James Templeton & Company Limited: Carpet manufacturers. Notable carpets: House of Commons, Westminster - Senate, Canberra - Parliament House, Wellington... 7 colour photos of R.M.S. Caronia, and accommodation of Caronia, Mauretania, Kenya, Arcadia. ...

63306
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 10 (6 Issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1988/1989. Volume 10, No.1 (July/August) 1988 to No. 6 (May/June) 1989. 6 issues for a total of 444 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5

Volume 10. Each issue with following : Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Grenada. - Ship: "Celebration" of Carnival Cruise Lines. - Cruise: River Shannon. No. 2 - Port: Copenhagen. - Ship: "Royal Princess". - Cruise: Mexican Riviera. No. 3 - Port: San Diego. - Ship: "Sovereign of the Seas". - Cruise: Greek Isles. No. 4 - 10th Anniversary Issue. No. 5 - Port: Ocho Rios, Jamaica Island. - Ship: "Yorktown Clipper". - Cruise: The Baltic. No. 6 - Port: Miami. - Ship: "Queen Elizabeth 2". - Cruise: exploring China.

63307
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 13 (6 issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1991 / 1992. Volume 13, No.1 (July/August) 1991 to No. 6 (May/June) 1992. 6 issues for a total of 488 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5

Volume 13. Each issue with following topics: Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Dubrovnik. - Ship: "Golden Odyssey" of Royal Cruise Lines. - Cruise: Path of Magellan. No. 2 - Port: Hong Kong. - Ship: "Crystal Harmony". - Cruise: South Pacific. No. 3 - Port: St. Thomas. - Ship: "Crown Princess". - Cruise: Bermuda. No. 4 - 1992 Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: Vancouver. - Ship: "Ocean Princess". - Cruise: Alaskan Adventure. No. 6 - Port: Barcelona. - Ship: "Horizon". - Cruise: Med / Red Seas.

63311
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 11 (6 Issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1989/1990. Volume 11, No.1 (July/August) 1989 to No. 6 (May/June) 1990. 6 issues for a total of 424 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5.

Volume 11. Each issue with following : Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Barbados. - Ship: "Stella Solaris" of Sun Line Cruise. - Cruise: Sailing the Mediterranean. No. 2 - Port: Istanbul. - Ship: "Crown Odyssey". - Cruise: Grenadines & Orinoco. No. 3 - Port: Nice. - Ship: "Norway". - Cruise: Western Caribbean. No. 4 - 1990 Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: St. Lucia. - Ship: "Seabourn Pride". - Cruise: Experience Alaska. No. 6 - Port: Helsinki. - Ship: "Cunard Countess". - Cruise: Britain circumnavigated.

63312
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 14 (6 issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1992 / 1993. Volume 14, No.1 (July/August) 1992 to No. 6 (May/June) 1993. 6 issues for a total of 484 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5

Volume 14. Each issue with following topics: Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Guadeloupe. - Ship: "Ecstasy" of Carnival Cruise Lines. - Cruise: Around the World. No. 2 - Port: Long Beach. - Ship: "Costa Classica". - Cruise: Mexican Riviera. No. 3 - Port: Ocho Rios. - Ship: "Monarch of the Seas". - Cruise: Caribbean Holidays. No. 4 - 1993 Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: Seattle. - Ship: "Royal Viking Queen". - Cruise: Alaska. No. 6 - Port: Venice. - Ship: "Regal Princess". - Cruise: Kentucky Derby.

63313
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 15 (6 issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1993/1994. Volume 15, No.1 (July/August) 1993 to No. 6 (May/June) 1994. 6 issues for a total of 500 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5

Volume 15. Each issue with following topics: Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Singapore. - Ship: "Royal Odyssey". - Cruise: Bangkok, Bali & beyond. No. 2 - Port: Montreal. - Ship: "Radison Diamond". - Cruise: Trans-Panama Canal. No. 3 - Port: St Maarten / St. Martin. - Ship: "Independence". - Cruise: Trans-Atlantic. No. 4 - 1994, 6th Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: Puerto Vallarta. - Ship: "Statendam". - Cruise: Experience Alaska. No. 6 - Port: London. - Ship: "Costa Romantica". - Cruise: Mediterranean Holiday.

63314
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 16 (6 issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1994 / 1995. Volume 16, No.1 (July/August) 1994 to No. 6 (May/June) 1995. 6 issues for a total of 464 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5

Volume 16. Each issue with following topics: Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Juneau. - Ship: "Zenith". - Cruise: Happy New Year. No. 2 - Port: Buenos Aires. - Ship: "Fantome". - Cruise: New Zealand Splendors. No. 3 - Port: Key West. - Ship: "Royal Princess". - Cruise: Jet Set Med. No. 4 - 1995, 7th Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: Barbados. - Ship: "Delta Queen". - Cruise: Glorious Glaciers. No. 6 - Port: Amsterdam. - Ship: "Majesty of the Seas". - Cruise: Rail and Sail.

63316
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 18 (6 issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1996/1997. Volume 18, No.1 (July/August) 1996 to No. 6 (May/June) 1997. 6 issues for a total of 432 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5.

Volume 18. Each issue with following topics: Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: St. Croix. - Ship: "Meridian". - Cruise: Egypt & the Holy Land. No. 2 - Port: Rio de Janeiro. - Ship: "Maasdam". - Cruise: South Seas Caribbean. No. 3 - Port: Nassau. - Ship: "American Queen". - Cruise: Gems of the Orient. No. 4 - 1997, 9th Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: Bangkok. - Ship: "Sun Princess". - Cruise: in-depth Alaska. No. 6 - Port: Skagway. - Ship: "Crystal Symphony". - Cruise: Beautiful Baltic.

63380
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 19 (5 issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1997 / 1998. Volume 19, No.1 (July/August) 1997 to No. 5 (March/April) 1998. 5 issues for a total of 364 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5.

Volume 19. Each issue with following topics: Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Kauai, Hawaii. - Ship: "Wind Spirit". - Cruise: South America. No. 2 - Port: New York. - Ship: "Splendour of the Seas". - Cruise: Passage to India. No. 3 - Port: St. Lucia. - Ship: "Century". - Cruise: Vietnam. No. 4 - 1998, 10th Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: Dubrovnik. - Ship: "Carnival Destiny". - Cruise: Alaska / Yukon.

63382
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 12 (5 issues)
$15.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1990/1991. Volume 12, No.1 (July/August) 1990 & No. 2 (Sept/October 1990), No. 4 (Jan/February 1991) to No. 6 (May/June) 1991. 5 issues for a total of 388 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine run. Image shows cover of No.1. 27.5 x 20.5.

Volume 12. Each issue with following : Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Antigua. - Ship: "Mississippi Queen" of Delta Queen Steamboat Co. - Cruise: Canada & New England. No. 2 - Port: Mazatlan. - Ship: "Star Princess". - Cruise: Mexican Riviera. ... No. 4 - 1991 Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: San Francisco. - Ship: "Westerdam". - Cruise: Alaska. No. 6 - Port: San Juan - Ship: "Constitution" of American Hawaii Cruises. - Cruise: Canadian Arctic.

63390
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 9, No. 6
$5.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1988. Volume 9, No. 6. Issue for May/June 1988. 68 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (Regent Sea). 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine. 27.5 x 20.5

Volume 9. No. 6 - Port: Acaculpo. - Ship: "Regent Sea" of Regency Cruises. - Cruise: Seven Seas, Epirotiki's International Adventure. - Special Feature: Down Under Cruise Roundup for the 1988 Bicentennial of Australia, by Harry Basch.

63606
N/A
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 16, No. 1
$5.00 AUD

World Publishing Company. Evanston, IL. 1994. Volume 16, No.1 (July/August) 1994. Edited by Robert MEYERS, Charles DOHERTY & Randy MINK. 68 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (Zenith of Celebrity Cruises). Fine. 27.5 x 20.5

No. 1 - Port of the Month: Juneau. - Ship of the month: "Zenith". - Cruise: Happy New Year. New ship review: Marco Polo of Orient Lines.

74471
N/A
TITANIC - THE EXHIBITION
$50.00 AUD

National Geographic. 88 PP profusely illustrated throughout. Pictorial card covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21.

Exhibition of the Titanic which includes many original artefacts. Recreates the grandeur of the ship and relates many stories of the passengers at the time. Includes the "Boarding Pass" which is used as the Entry to the exhibition.

69855
NEWALL, Peter
CAPE TOWN SHIPPING
$50.00 AUD

Blackdog Press. London. 2000. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 198 b/w and 16 colour photos. Half title page: Liner Hamburg. Fp: Holland Africa's liner Randfontein. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 30.2 x 21.6. 0953939103

40300
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY
$10.00 AUD

Bonanza Books. New York. c.1968. 2nd Bonanza reprint (B) of the 1963 original by Superior Publishing Company. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier & Company flags from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Eps: Passenger accommodation plans of S.S. President McKinley. Cloth cover, dj. Stamp of previous owner, o/wise very good. 27.4 x 21.2.

40307
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY
$10.00 AUD

Bonanza Books. New York. c.1975. Bonanza reprint (f) of the 1963 original. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier & Company flags from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Hard cover, dj (spine sunned). Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 27.4 x 21.2. 051703168X

43009
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY
$15.00 AUD

Superior Publishing. Seattle. 1963. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Half title page: S.S. Rotterdam. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier, & Company flags (in colour) from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Eps: Passenger accommodation plans of S.S. President McKinley. Cloth cover, dj. Traces of foxing on endpapers. Dust jacket has a few small chips and sellotape marks inside dust jacket, o/wise a near fine copy of the 1st edition. 27.4 x 21.2.

45821
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY
$5.00 AUD

Bonanza Books. New York. c.1975. Bonanza reprint (f) of the 1963 original. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier & Company flags from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Hard cover, cloth spine, no dj. Bookplate and signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 27.4 x 21.2. 051703168X

38273
NEWPORT, O. W. & SUSSEX, John
THE POST IN LIVERPOOL
$10.00 AUD

National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside / Stamp Publicity Board. Liverpool. 1988. 1st Ed. (2), 59, (5 advert.) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 26 x 23. 0906367336

Liverpool's maritime Postal History (pages 34 to 49).

38005
NIXON, Larry
VAGABOND VOYAGING - The Story of Freighter Travel
$35.00 AUD

Little, Brown & Co. Boston. 1938. 1st Ed. XXII, 314 PP, plus 36 pages with 7 drawings and 19 b/w photos. Fp: The Author. Cloth cover, decorated front, title on browned spine which is a little frayed top and borrom (shelf wear). Contents very clean and overall a very good copy.. Scarce. 19.6 x 13.5.

The adventue of tramp travel. Includes a list of freighter trips, routes travelled, fares, etc..

71591
NORTH, T. E.
THE BOYS' BOOK OF SHIPS
$20.00 AUD

Blackie & Son Ltd. London. c. 1954. 1st Ed., in the "Blackie's Modern Transport" series. No pagination, 32 PP with colour illustrations: 12 "ranks"of officers, 29 house flags, 61 of ships under way. Title page: Stirling Castle. Verso of title page: Queen Mary. Hard cover, device on front cover, title on spine. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. Small format: 17.5 x 13.6.

Each page describes a ship with text & illustration, and gives the list of the other ships of the line. Delightful illustrations by the author/artist.

39590
NZ MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT
PRELIMINARY INQUIRY MIKHAIL LERMONTOV
$10.00 AUD

Ministry of Transport. Wellington. 1986. Photocopy of a 9 pages (printed on recto only) report by S. J. Ponsford, Marine Inspector, Ministry of Transport, New Zealand. Contained in a clear plastic folder. Image shows the first page. Very good. 29.7 x 21.

Published 10 days after the grounding on 16 February 1986 at 17.37 while entering Ship Cove, and subsequent sinking the same day at 22.50 in the southernmost part of Port Gore Bay.

46749
O'SULLIVAN, Patrick
THE LUSITANIA, Unravelling the Mysteries
$20.00 AUD

Spellmount. Staplehurst, UK. 2000. 1st UK edition of the 1998 original published in Ireland. 140 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 30.5 x 21.4. 1862270864

62202
OCEANIC S. S. Coy: Mariposa and Monterey
PASSENGER AND MAIL SHIPS FOR SERVICE BETWEEN SAN FRANCISCO AND SYDNEY (in The Maritime Services Board of New South Wales Officer's Journal)
$5.00 AUD

M. S. B. Sydney. 1930. Vol. V, No. 9, February 1930. Edited by H. L. Gilmour. XX (advertisements), 36 PP. Contains article pages 5 to 8. Soft cover with light soiling. Contents near fine. 18.3 x 12.5

A Description of the Oceanic Steam Ship Coy's latest additions: Mariposa and Monterey, sister ships launched 1931.

63327
OFFERPACE
PASSENGER AND CRUISE LINERS 1982
$5.00 AUD

Offerpace Ltd. Stanford-le-Hope. 1982. 1st Ed. 48 PP with tables and 27 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Cruise Ship Orpheus. Pictorial soft cover (Regina Maris). Fine. Small format:15 x 10.5.

52550
OFFREY, Charles
CHRONIQUE TRANSATLANTIQUE du XXe siècle - Des Hommes et des Navires qui l'ont marquée
$50.00 AUD

Editions Marcel-Didier Vrac. Le Touvet, France. 2001. 1st Ed. 168 PP with b/w and colour, plus 4 large folded plates in colour (cut-a-ways of Paris, Normandie, France & Ile de France). Laminated pictorial boards. French text. Fine. 27.3 x 23. 2910821390

Chronicle of the North Atlantic crossings by French liners.

71805
ORIENT LINE
R. M. S. ORAMA, 20,000 Tons
$35.00 AUD

Orient Line Mail Steamers. London. c. 1929. Travel brochure. No pagination, 16 PP with 8 b/w illustrations (1 with Orama under steam and 7 of accommodation). Soft wrappers with crest and title on front cover, staples. Front cover lightly soiled, o/wise contents are near fine. A scarce booklet. 16.3 x 17.2.

Built 1924. Maiden voyage to Australia 15/11/1924.

71821
ORIENT LINE
ORIENT LINE CRUISES FROM AUSTRALIA - Cruising in the Pacific
$10.00 AUD

Orient Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. Sydney. 1954. April 1954 edition. 12 PP. Illustrated soft cover, staples. A few marks and faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 18.6 x 12.3.

Information for Orient Line Passengers cruising in the Pacific.

73913
ORIENT LINE
PASSENGER LIST - R.M.S. ORFORD, April 1929
$20.00 AUD

Orient Line. Fremantle. 1929. Booklet: R.M.S Orford, Commander A.L. Owens. 16 PP on Orient Line with 1 track chart "Orient Line to England", photo of twin-scew S.S. Oronsay, and 5 photos of accommodations, Fleet List, ..., plus 5 pages "Passengers List issued at Fremantle, 9th April 1929". Folded covers with a tie, showing duo-tone illustration on the front (windjammer by Lingstrom). Light wear to covers, o/wise near fine. 19 x 12.

71802
ORIENT LINES
S.S. ORION - TOURIST "B" CLASS ACCOMODATION
$30.00 AUD

Orient Steam Navigation Company Limited. London. 1955. Cabin Tourist "B" Class Accommodation, October 1955. Large folded plant: 66 cm x 88 cm. Fine. Very good. Folded format: 16.6 x 32.

Sun Deck and Upper Cabin Deck / Promenade Deck and Main Cabin Deck / Lower Promenade Deck & Lower Cabin Deck.

19086
P & O
THE P. AND O. POCKET BOOK (Fourth Issue)
$60.00 AUD

Adam & Charles Black. London. 1926. 4th issue. XXXI, 375 PP with 1 map and 2 figures, plus 36 pages with 40 maps (one folded with a small crease) and plans in colour, 16 colour plates (2 by Spurling), 4 colour plates with flags (16 House Flags and Funnels, 15 British and colonial Flags, 18 Merchant vessels Flags, and 29 Flags and pennants). Blue cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Small inscription on inside front cover and short verse opposite half-title page. Small neat drawing of a revolver on inside back cover. Light offsetting of endpapers and minimal foxing. A near fine copy. Scarce. 16.7 x 11.

History of P. & O. and of British India with description of countries & ports of call of both these companies.

44386
P & O
ABOUT OURSELVES - P & O Staff Journal
$10.00 AUD

P & O S. N. Co. London. 1957. Issue Vol. 3, No. 23, December 1957. Pages 269 to 304 with drawings, cartoons, and b/w photos. Illustrated soft wrappers. Staples removed. Near fine. 24 x 18.2.

This is our Company. Ship news. Personal news. Trooping by C. B. Thompson. Off the beaten track (Port Alma in Qld and Wyndham in W.A.) by Captain J. L. Dunkley.

67059
P & O
PORTS OF CALL: BOMBAY
$10.00 AUD

P&O. London. c. 1950. 3 folds flyer: Recto with brief history & information . Verso with a map/plan in colour . Very good. 21.5 x 14.

Gives places of interest and information for passengers.

67060
P & O
PORTS OF CALL: COLOMBO
$10.00 AUD

P&O. London. c. 1950. 3 folds flyer: Recto with brief history & information / Verso with 1 map / plan in colour . Occasional foxing. Light creases, o/wise very good. 21.5 x 14.

Gives places of interest and information for passengers.

71799
P & O
HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION: P.&O. BRANCH SERVICE TO ENGLAND, via Ceylon, Egypt and Mediterranean
$30.00 AUD

P. & O. London Passenger Offices. London. 1932. October 1932 edition. 28 PP with b/w illustrations: 1 Route Map & Distances via Suez, & 20 drawings or photos (7 of Accommodation and 12 of Tourist Destinations). Pictorial soft covers. Stamp of Hobart Agents "C. Piesse & Co. Pty. Ltd." on front cover and title page. Near fine. 21.5 x 14.2.

Handbook : from Advice of Steamers Arrival ... to Wireless Messages, for the "One Class" Passenger ships, Ballarat, Balranald, Baradine, Barrabool & Bendigo.

71800
P & O
S.S. STRATHEDEN - 4 Dinner Menus "FLOWERS OF AUSTRALIA"
$25.00 AUD

Peninsular and Orient Line. London / s.s. Stratheden. 1960. 4 menus (20th, 21st, 22nd and 24th April 1960), in a series of 12 paintings by Strom Gould, published by P&O. Front: Flowers. Back: description. Faint ageing of paper. Near fine. 24 x 16.5.

No. 6: 3 flowers and a Christmas Beetle. No. 7: 9 flowers. No. 8: 7 flowers and a cicada. No. 10: Darwinia, Geraldton wax flower and butterfly. No. 11: 8 flowers. No. 12: Kangaroo Paws.

71811
P & O
P & O, Shore Excursions: PORT SAID
$15.00 AUD

English Coaling Company Ltd / P & O Steamers. Port Said. 1954. November 1954 folded flyer: 2 folds with 3 b/w photos. Front cover: Statue of Ferdinand de Lesseps. Very good. Small format: 20.5 x 12.8.

Launch tour of Port Said Harbour. Tour of the Town. Gives places of interest and information for passengers. (The statue was removed following the November 1956 Anglo-French landing).

71822
P & O - ORIENT LINE
PASSENGER LIST - S.S. ORIANA, leaving Sydney on 8th of May 1961
$10.00 AUD

P & O - Orient Lines. Sydney. 1961. 8 pages Captain C. Edgecombe. Soft cover. A few marginal marks against some names, o/wise fine. Small format: 18.5 x 12.2.

Leaving Sydney on 8th May and Auckland on 11th May 1961 for North America, returning to Sydney.

32050
P&O
DEAREST MOTHER, Extracts from the Letters of F.R. Kendall
$10.00 AUD

P&O Cruises & GB Publications. London. 1987. 1st Ed. Introduction by Brian MacDonald. 48 PP with b/w illust. Bound copy with pictorial card cover pasted down the front cover. Light foxing, o/wise near fine. 21.4 x 15.4. 0946555060

Commemorative booklet published for the 150th anniversary of the creation of The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Franklin Kendall had 50 years of service with P & O and during that time, he travelled extensively, writing regularly to his mother. This booklet contains extracts from the 78 letters he wrote, each commencing with the words Dearest Mother. They reflect the early days of P. & O.

64542
P&O
ABOUT OURSELVES - No. 36, Summer 1971
$10.00 AUD

P & O S. N. Co. London. 1971. Issue No. 36, Summer 1971. Staff Journal with 48 PP with drawings and b/w photos, plus 4 pages "Fleet List" as at 15th March 1971 at centrefold . Pictorial soft cover (Native traders alongside "Arcadia" at Funchal.). Near fine. 24 x 18.2.

English silver coins, by Michael Hughes. First ... Down Under (beneath Sydney Harbour Bridge).

41544
P. & O.
THE P. & O. POCKET BOOK
$200.00 AUD

P. & O. Head Office. London. 1900. 2nd issue (eight thousand). 200, (30 memoranda & blank for notes) PP, plus 12 duotone photogravures, 3 colour plates with flags, and 8 colour maps on double page. Cloth cover, gilt devices on front and rear cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, all edges gilt. Signature of previous owner on FFEP. A near fine copy of a rare very early edition. 13.5 x 10.2.

History of P. & O. and of British India with description of countries & ports of call of both these companies. Le Canal de Suez (in French), by Comte Charles de Lesseps. Australasia by Hume Nisbet.

44387
P. & O.
ABOUT OURSELVES - P & O Staff Journal
$50.00 AUD

P & O S. N. Co. London. 1954/55. Issue Vol. II, Nos. 8 to 15, March 1954 to December 1955. (2 index), 366 PP with b/w illustrations (cartoons, drawings, plans and photos), plus 3 plates (2 photographs on double page and folded plan of Arcadia). Marbled endpapers with tape repairs. Bound copies, cloth cover, gilt title on sunned spine. Contents near fine. 24.5 x 19.

This is our Company. Ship news. Personal news. Photographic Competition... Very informative.

44388
P. & O.
ABOUT OURSELVES - P & O Staff Journal
$50.00 AUD

P & O S. N. Co. London. 1956/57. Issue Vol. III, Nos. 16 to 23, March 1956 to December 1957. (2 index), 304 PP with b/w illustrations (cartoons, drawings, plans and photos). Marbled endpapers with tape repairs. Bound copies, cloth cover, gilt title on sunned spine. Note on verso of FFEP and a newspaper clipping pasted down on verso of rear endpaper. Contents near fine. 24.5 x 19.

This is our Company. Ship news. Personal news. Photographic Competition... A mine of information.

71803
P. & O.
T.S.S. "ARCADIA" - FIRST CLASS DECK PLAN (Provisional)
$30.00 AUD

Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. London. 1960. Large folded cabin plan (75 x 77 cm) with 9 b/w photos (1 of T.S.S. Arcadia under way and 8 of Accommodations) and 5 plans of accommodation by deck. Fine. Folded size: 9.5 x 19 cm.

71815
P. & O.
S.S. STRATHMORE - Luncheon Menu, Tourist Class
$5.00 AUD

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

69083
PADFIELD, Peter
THE TITANIC AND THE CALIFORNIAN
$25.00 AUD

Hodder & Stoughton. London. 1965. 1st Ed. 318 PP with table & diagrams, plus 8 pages with 11 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, Typescript note pasted down on inside front cover indicating details of the Californian and it's position when torpedoed. Covers lightly soiled with light shelf wear, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.5.

The author disproves the theory upheld by two Courts of Inquiry, that the Leyland liner "Californian" was within sight of the disaster which 'beset' the Titanic.

64723
PARKER, Captain Walter H.
LEAVES FROM AN UNWRITTEN LOG-BOOK
$120.00 AUD

Sampson Low, Marston & Co. London. c. 1931. 1st Ed. XVI, 272 PP, plus 10 b/w plates with 1 caricature, 2 paintings and 10 photos. Errata slip tipped in on "contents" page. Fp: Portrait of the author. Red cloth cover with light wear around edges. Spine lightly sunned. Slight ageing of paper and some light foxing. Discreet stamp on top outside page edges and a faint signature on inside front cover, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. Image shows title-page and frontispiece. 24.2 x 16.5.

Captain Parker (in 1931), was Captain of the R.M.S. Olympic.

35844
PARSONS, Ronald
AUSTRALIAN COASTAL PASSENGER SHIPS
$20.00 AUD

Author. Adelaide. 1981. 1st Ed. (4), 196 PP (typescript) with 5 engravings & 28 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover. Ex-library copy with stamps on FFEP, verso of title-page and rear endpaper. Hinges reinforced. An otherwise very good clean copy. Oblong: 16.5 x 20.5. 0909418209

Details and a brief outline of the career of every steam and motor ship that carried passengers on the Australian coast.

31562
PATERSON, L. J.
TWELVE HUNDRED MILES FOR THIRTY SHILLINGS
$30.00 AUD

Mainstream Publishing. Edinburgh. 1988. 1st Ed. 127 PP with 91 b/w illust. (house flags, menu, posters... and photos). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28 x 20.3. 1851581979

Photographic record of/on the Clyde Shipping Company.

63137
PATTON, Brian
SCOTTISH COASTAL STEAMERS 1918-1975
$15.00 AUD

Silver Link Publishing. Wadenhoe, UK. 1996. 1st Ed., in the Maritime Heritage series. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (ephemera, maps, posters, photos). Fp: "Map" of West coast of Scotland. Title page: poster with Duchess of Argyll. Pictorial soft cover. Previous owner's name on half-title page, o/wise fine. 27.5 x 21.3. 1857940563

The Lines that linked the Lochs.

15949
PAYNE, Stephen M.
GRANDE DAME, Holland America Line and the S.S. ROTTERDAM
$20.00 AUD

Rina. London. 1990. 1st Ed. 132 PP with b/w & colour photos & 12 plans & diagrams. FEP: "Rotterdam" steaming out of New York. REP: SS Rotterdam. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.5 x 20.8. 0903055120

The building, technical features, passenger accommodation of the SS Rotterdam. The transition by Holland America Line from Atlantic ferry to cruise ship operators.

70758
PEARL, Cyril
THE DUNERA SCANDAL - Deported by Mistake
$25.00 AUD

Angus & Robertson. Sydney. 1983. 1st Ed. VI, 234 PP with 29 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22 x 14.7. 0207147078

The internment in Australia of 2542 Germans & Austrians either political or racial refugees. They were deported on the British India liner Dunera.

35987
PEDERSEN, Bjorn & HAWKS, F. W.
A HISTORY OF DEN NORSKE AMERIKALINJE A/S (Norwegian America Line) 1910-1995
$10.00 AUD

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

71144
PEISLEY, Tony (editor)
ORIANA - From Dream to Reality
$20.00 AUD

The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. London. 1995. 2nd edition. Foreword by Lord Sterling of Plaistow. 168 PP with b/w and colour illust. (drawings, plans, photos...). Half title page: House flags of P&O Cruises Ltd. Fp: Stern of the Oriana. Illustrated endpapers. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine, dj. Contained in an illustrated slipcase. Fine. 29.5 x 25.7. 0951432818

Built at Papenburg, by the German shipyard Meyer Werft, and launched 30th July 1994. The Ballad of Oriana by Michael Hanson. P&O at one with the sea by Garry Pownall. Cruising, a celebration by Tony Peisley.

74606
PETER, Bruce
BALTIC FERRIES
$50.00 AUD

Ferry Publicatons. Ramsey, Isle of Man. 2009. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w and colour photos. Hard cover, dj. A fine copy. 28.5 x 22.5.

Contents: History of the Baltic Ferry Scene, Evolution of the Baltic Super-Ferry, Recession, Bankruptcy and Disaster, the Champagne Economy and Mini-Cruise Culture, Destination Tallinn ...

22603
PLOWMAN, Peter
EMIGRANT SHIPS TO LUXURY LINERS - Passenger Ships to Australia & New Zealand, 1945-1990
$65.00 AUD

NSW University Press. Sydney. 1992. 1st Ed. 296 PP with 283 b/w photos, plus 8 pages with 16 colour plates. Fp: "New Australia" at Circular Quay. Half-title page: profile of the "Britanis". Eps: Advertising material / posters on sea travel. Hard cover, dj. Review tipped in on half-title page. Tiny bump near bottom of spine, o/wise a fine copy. 29.2 x 22. 0868403792

Stories of the Builders & Owners, the Crew & Passengers of these great ships.

30446
PLOWMAN, Peter
PASSENGER SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND - Volume I (1876-1912)
$20.00 AUD

Doubleday. Sydney. 1981. 1st Ed. 224 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Eps: Funnels, house flags & hull colours of these passenger ships. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dj a little faded. Near fine. Oblong: 21.2 x 28. 0868240362

Covers 125 vessels placed in service from 1876 to 1912 by 21 shipping companies from Australia & 4 from New Zealand.

51841
PLOWMAN, Peter
AUSTRALIAN CRUISE SHIPS
$15.00 AUD

Rosenberg. Sydney. 2007. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 112 colour illustrations (1 painting, 111 photos). Title page: Saga Rose and Arcadia. Verso of title page: Sapphire Princess. Pictorial soft cover. Errata slip loosely inserted. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058509

51932
PLOWMAN, Peter
PASSENGER SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND - Volume I (1876-1912)
$15.00 AUD

Doubleday. Sydney. 1981. 1st Ed. 224 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Eps: Funnels, flags & colours of these passenger ships. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket faded with a closed repaired tear on back, foxing on top edges. Internally fine. Oblong: 21.2 x 28. 0868240362

Covers 125 vessels placed in service from 1876 to 1912 by 21 shipping companies from Australia & 4 from New Zealand.

68721
PLOWMAN, Peter
ACROSS THE SEA TO WAR - Australian and New Zealand Troop Convoys from 1865 through two World Wars to Korea and Vietnam
$15.00 AUD

Rosenberg. Sydney. 2003. 1st Ed. 504 PP with 188 b/w photos. Fp: Moravian departs Woolloomooloo wharf on 17 January 1900. Card covers, pictorial front. Near fine. 22.5 x 15. 9781877058066

68755
PLOWMAN, Peter
PASSENGER SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND - Volume I (1876-1912)
$10.00 AUD

Doubleday. Sydney. 1981. 1st Ed. 224 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Eps: Funnels, flags & colours of these passenger ships. Hard cover. Ex-Library copy with No. at lower corner of front board, stamps or markings on endpapers, outside edges and title page. Very good. Oblong: 21.2 x 28. 0868240362

Covers 125 vessels placed in service from 1876 to 1912 by 21 shipping companies from Australia & 4 from New Zealand.

69951
PLOWMAN, Peter
WANGANELLA AND THE AUSTRALIAN TRANS-TASMAN LINERS
$50.00 AUD

Rosenberg / Transpress NZ. Sydney. 2009. 1st Ed. 188 PP with 23 colour and over 125 b/w illustrations (menus, programs, paintings, plans & photos). Fp: Advertisements for travel by Huddart Parker Line. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note to previous owner signed by the author on title page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058806

69956
PLOWMAN, Peter
ACROSS THE PACIFIC: LINERS FROM AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND TO NORTH AMERICA
$70.00 AUD

Rosenberg. Sydney. 2010. 1st Ed. 272 PP with around 200 b/w illustrations (line drawings, plans, maps, photos) and 32 colour illustrations. Title page: Line drawing of "Mariposa". Frontispiece: Aorangi. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note to previous owner signed by the author on half title page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058967

74545
PLOWMAN, Piers & CARD, Stephen J.
QUEEN OF BERMUDA and the Furness Bermuda Line
$200.00 AUD

Bermuda Maritime Museum Press. Bermuda. 2002. Deluxe edition. Foreword by Allan Davidson. 288 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, ephemera, paintings, posters, photos ...), plus a large folded plate with a colour drawing "Queen of Bermuda", by Enrico Repeto. Eps (in colour): cutaway and model of Queen of Bermuda. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front board and spine, protected by a similar slipcase. Fine. Scarce. 32 x 24. 0921560109

43106
PLUMMER, Russell
SUPER-FERRIES OF BRITAIN, EUROPE AND SCANDINAVIA
$10.00 AUD

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

40101
POTTER, N. & FROST, J.
QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 - The Authorised Story
$15.00 AUD

Harrap. London. 1969. 1st Ed. 192 PP, plus 16 pages with 1 cut-away, 1 drawing and 26 b/w photos. Fp: QE2 at sea. Hard cover, dust jacket is a little sunned and is price-clipped. Neat stamp of previous owner on inside front cover, o/wise a near fine copy. 21.5 x 14.6. 245594442

The problems of Cunard: new concepts, financial crises, as well as the building of the Queen Elizabeth 2.

53698
POWNALL, Garry
AURORA - Dawn of a New Era
$35.00 AUD

P&O Cruises (UK) Limited. London. 2000. 1st Ed. Foreword by Lord Sterling of Plaistow, Chairman, The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. 128 PP with 4 plans in colour, and colour photos by Mike O'Dwyer. Hard cover, title in blind on front cover and spine, dj. Stamp Maiden Season and stamp of the Captain (30 May 2000) on front endpaper. A little light foxing on prelims, o/wise near fine. Large format: 34.7 x 25. 0951432826

A photographic record of this vessel.

15924
PRIOR, Rupert (editor)
OCEAN LINERS - The Golden Years
$8.00 AUD

Tiger Books. London. 1993. 1st Ed. 144 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Fp: The Arrival (1914), by the English painter C.R.W. Nevinson. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Large format: 30.5 x 23. 1855013436

A pictorial anthology recreating the grandeur and luxury of the passenger liners.

36334
RANSOME-WALLIS, P.
NORTH ATLANTIC PANORAMA 1900-1976
$10.00 AUD

Wesleyan University Press. Middletown, Connecticut. 1977. 1st US edition. 192 PP with bw photos, plus 4 pages with 3 colour illust. Title spread: Queen Elizabeth 2. Half-title page: SS City of Rome of Anchor Line. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Renewed endpapers, o/wise very good. 29.8 x 22.2. 0819550167

When passenger liners were providing luxury and safety between the US and Europe.

69935
RANSOME-WALLIS, P.
NORTH ATLANTIC PANORAMA 1900-1976
$20.00 AUD

Ian Allan. Shepperton, Middlesex. 1977. 1st edition. 192 PP with bw photos, plus 4 pages with 3 colour illust. Title spread: Queen Elizabeth 2. Half-title page: SS City of Rome of Anchor Line. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing on outside edges and on inside of dust jacket. Near fine. 29.8 x 22.2. 0711006261

When passenger liners were providing luxury and safety between the US and Europe.

55362
RHOTON, Elaine
THE LOGOS STORY
$5.00 AUD

OM Publishing / Send The Light Books. Bromley, Kent. 1990. Reprint of the 1988 original. 192 PP, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Fine. 19.8 x 13. 01850780420

Built 1949 in Denmark as Umanak, plying between Denmark and Greenland. 1970 transformed in a Missionary Ship as Logos. Shipwrecked in Beagle Channel in 1988.

43134
RINGWALD, Donald C.
HUDSON RIVER DAY LINE - The story of a great American steamboat company
$20.00 AUD

Howell-North Books. Berkeley, Ca. 1965. 1st Ed. X, 228 PP with 7 maps and over 250 b/w photographs. Fp: 3 smoke stacks. Illustrated endpapers. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 28.8 x 22.2.

71967
ROBINS, Nick
TURBINE STEAMERS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
$25.00 AUD

N.S. Robins & Colourpoint Books. Newtownards, Northern Ireland. 1999. 1st Ed. 125 PP with graphs, plans, tables and b/w photos. Pictorial stiff covers. Faint remnants of damp mark at top of front outside edge of last 25 pages, o/wise near fine. 23.2 x 18. 9781841586014

56004
ROBINS, Nick S., & MEEK, Donald E.
THE KINGDOM OF MACBRAYNE: From steamships to car-ferries in the West Highlands and Hebrides
$15.00 AUD

Birlinn Limited. Edinburgh. 2008. New expanded edition of the 2006 original. XII, 291 with 1 map and b/w or colour illustrations. Fp (in colour): the Claymore. Pictorial soft cover. Text in English with some of the text in Scottish / Gaelic. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 22.8. 9781841586014

38006
ROBINSON, Howard
CARRYING BRITISH MAILS OVERSEAS
$20.00 AUD

George Allen & Unwin. London. 1964. 1st Ed. 328 PP with 7 maps, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w illustrations. Fp: The coming of the post to Dover in the 1630s. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Bookplate on front endpaper. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.

39741
ROCHE, T. W. E.
SAMUEL CUNARD, and the North Atlantic
$10.00 AUD

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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73953
ROYAL INTEROCEAN LINES
T.S..S. "NIEUW HOLLAND" -
$20.00 AUD

Royal Interocean Lines / Ye Olde Printerie. Hong Kong. 1948 1st Ed. 4 PP with 1 b/w photo. Soft covers, illustrated front (T.S.S. Nieuw Holland, in Hong Kong Harbour). 1 page on reconditioning of a model of the Nieuw Holland, in "Ship Building, Repair & Services" of November 1949, loosely inserted. Near fine. Oblong: 14 x 19.

RIL - War record of the Nieuw Holland, reconversion and particulars.

60933
ROYAL MAIL ASSOCIATION
ROYAL MAIL NEWS (The Newsletter of the Royal Mail Association) - Nos. 25 to 29
$15.00 AUD

Royal Mail Association. Chislehurst, Kent. 1996-97. 5 issues. No. 25 June 1996 to No. 29, June 1997. A total of 40 PP with b/w illustrations (8 drawings or profiles of ships, 20 photos of ships). Fine. 29.7 x 21.

No. 25: South to Patagonia, by James Thornhill. The Nelson Line, by Bob Forrester. No. 26: The birth of the Royal Mail Lines, by David Jackson-Smith. No. 27: The last link - Royal Mail House, Southampton, by Rob Wilton. No. 28: Recollections of the Suez Crisis, 1956, by Trevor Milner. The Mails, Passengers and Cargo on the South American Route. No. 29: R.M.S. Alcantara of 1927, by J. H. Isherwood.

65033
ROYAL PACKET STEAM NAVIGATION CO.
ISLES OF THE EAST - An illustrated guide to Australia, Papua, Java, Sumatra, Singapore etc.
$300.00 AUD

KPM / Royal Packet Steam Navigation Company. Batavia. 1912. Deluxe edition of January 1912. Edited by W. LORCK. LII (adverts), 244 PP, followed by LIII-CXXI (adverts) and b/w and colour illustrations, plus 1 b/w plate : portrait of Her Majesty the Queen of the Netherlands; 1 plate "Time Table 1912; 1 folded plate "Accommodation plan of KPM Steel Screw Steamer "Tasman" and 2 colour plates: painting by C. H. Hoyt "Middle Harbour, Sydney, from Mosman Heights, and "Samples of Javanese Art Work..." . Papered boards with a colour illustration on front board by Tindall, cloth spine. Front cover with small pieices missing at corners of front edge. Spine has been reinforced (crudely). The first few pages (up to VIII) are somewhat damaged at the gutters (without loss) and most of Page III/IV has been torn off. The guide was published on superior glossy paper thus conserving its clarity and brightness. A very good copy of quite a rare item. 25.3 x 15.5.

Section I, Chapter 1 (P. XXXIII to L): The "KPM": A Twenty Years' Record. Chapter III (P 38 to 155): A trip to Java by a KPM Steamer (Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Townsville, Port Moresby ... Borneo, Celebes, Singapore). Section II,Chapter 1 (P.156-243): Commercial Section - Rotterdamsche Lloyd, The Railways of Java, Sumatra Railways, Batavia, The Tea Industry, Bandoeng, Soerabaya.. Chapter II (P.LIII - CXXI): Advertisements: period advertisements for hotels, transport companies, import/export, ... Gives an insight to life in these areas at the time.

22730
SANKEY, Raymond
BARROW & MORECAMBE BAY
$15.00 AUD

Silver Link Publishing. Carnforth, UK. 1991. Reprint of the 1986 original, in the Maritime Heritage series. 64 PP with 1 map and 152 bw photos. Title page: The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company's Ben-My-Chree, completed in 1927. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 27.3 x 21. 0947971076

Shipping scenes (merchant ships and navy ships) on the waters of Barrow and Morecamber Bay, Cumbria. Shipbuilding activities: Navy built by Vickers, or Cunard, P & O, and Orient line.

70424
SAUNDERS, Hilary St. George
VALIANT VOYAGING - A Short History of the British India Steam Navigation Company in the Second World War 1939-1945
$15.00 AUD

Faber & Faber. London. 1948. 1st Ed. 216 PP, plus 1 plate in colour on double page, and 7 plates with 13 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): Regimental Badges on the Dunera. FEP: Position of the Fleet at the Outbreak of War. REP: Position of ships lost. Cloth covers marked and worn at head and foot of spine. Foxing spots on outside edges. Stamp of previous owners on half-title page. A very good reading copy. 20.5 x 14.

43968
SCHAAP, Dick & SCHAAP, Dick
A BRIDGE TO THE SEVEN SEAS - Holland America Line Centennial
$25.00 AUD

Meijer Pers bv. Amsterdam. 1973. 1st Ed. 120 PP with b/w & colour illust. (photos, posters, postcards,..). Eps: Dutch & US flags. Hard cover, title in blind on front board and gilt on spine, dj. Near fine. 27 x 26.6.

Pictorial history of a century of ocean travel aboard the ships of the Holland America Line. Migrants from Europe to Ellis Island (N.Y.). Luxury passengers between the two continents.

62450
SCHIELDROP, Edgar B.
THE HIGH SEAS
$20.00 AUD

Hutchinson & Co. London. 1939. 1st Ed. No. 3 in the Hutchinson's Illustrated Library of Modern Knowledge. Foreword by Sir Archibald Hurd. (2), 211 PP with over 130 b/w illustrations (diagrams, plans, photos). Fp (in colour): S.S. Stratheden at Port Said. Cloth cover, device on front cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed with closed tears, o/wise near fine. 23.7 x 15.5.

Shipbuilding and ship management from earliest times to the present day (1939).

32979
SCULL, Theodore W.
OCEAN LINER ODYSSEY 1958-1969
$30.00 AUD

Carmania Press. London. 1998. 1st Ed. 88 PP with 1 plan and 130 b/w illust. (ship's memorabilia and photos). Inside front cover: The Flandre, with her great flared bow at Le Havre. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 27.3 x 21.5. 0951865692

Going in style: the French Line's Liberté & Flandre. The other French line: Navigation Mixte and French Line between Marseille and North Africa... Up the British Columbia Coast: Northland Navigation's M/V Northland Prince...

61528
SEDDON, Sue
TRAVEL
$15.00 AUD

Allan Sutton Publishing & Thomas Cook. London. 1991. 1st Ed. Foreword by John Julius Norwich. 158 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Fp: The Grand Palace, Bangkok. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Note at top corner of front endpaper, o/wise fine. 33.5 x 25. 0862999030

... to celebrate 150 years of Travel.

32211
SERVER, Lee
THE GOLDEN AGE OF OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

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.

72236
SHAW SAVILL
GALA DINNER and DANCE MENU - S.S. ARAWA
$10.00 AUD

On board. 1955. Folded "Gala Dinner and Dance" menu, 23rd April 1955, Captain L.J. Hopkins Commanding. Front cover: Dancing Girl. Inside: Dance Programme: 9.00 to 11 p.m. & Dinner. Faint foxing. Near fine. 19 x 12.7.

10017
SHIPPING
BRITISH SHIPS - 50 Coloured Illustrations
$10.00 AUD

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

26 Liners, Yacht Britannia, 5 Merchant ships and 18 warships.

62439
SHIPPING
KNOW YOUR SHIPS - Car Ferries and Ocean Liners
$15.00 AUD

OTD / Ocean Travel Development. London. 1972. March 1972 up-dated and extended edition of the 1970 original. 144 PP with 99 b/w photos. Soft covers, spiral bound. Covers lightly rubbed. Very good. Oblong: 21 x 29.

OTD = the International Trade Association of Passenger Shipping Lines.

74000
SHIPPING
TRAVEL POSTER - ATLANTIC TRANSPORT LINE
$20.00 AUD

Oy Raud Publishing. Helsinki. 2004. 1st Finnish edition. Mini poster in colour by Harry Hudson Romell, featuring their "Minnetonka" sailing from London, Cherbourg or Boulogne to New York. Fine. Format: 35.7 x 23.5.

74002
SHIPPING
TRAVEL POSTER - BIBBY LINE
$20.00 AUD

Oy Raud Publishing. Helsinki. 2004. 1st Finnish edition. Mini poster in colour by James S. Mann, featuring one of their Liners in the background and the stern of a South East Asia traditional crafts in the foreground. Fine. Format: 35.7 x 23.5.

Poster for Watson & Parker, Bibby Line Agent in Marseille.

74698
SHIPPING
KNOW YOUR SHIPS - Car Ferries and Ocean Liners
$15.00 AUD

OTD / Ocean Travel Development. London. 1970. 1st edition of October 1970. 144 PP with 110 b/w photos. Soft covers, staples, cloth spine. Covers with some wear, o/wise a very good clean copy. Oblong: 21 x 30.

OTD = the International Trade Association of Passenger Shipping Lines.

52549
SICARD, Daniel, ROBICHON, François, OFFREY, Charles, SIRIEX, Françoise
REVUE 303 - S/S NORMANDIE, S/S FRANCE, S/S NORWAY
$70.00 AUD

Arts Recherches et Créations. Nantes. 2000. 1st Ed. 1st term 2000. 125? (3) PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus 1 folded plate (double length) on France Mania in text and 2 large folded cutaways of Normandie and France at end of book. Hard cover, dj. French text. Fine. 30.5 x 23.

Normandie at Saint Nazaire and Chronology of Normandie by Daniel Sicard. Normandie and Art Deco, by François Robichon. Passengers Ship France and Chronology of France, by Charles Offrey...

35736
SIMPSON, Colin
LUSITANIA
$5.00 AUD

Penguin Books. London. 1974. 1st paperback edition of the 1972 original published by Longman. 295, (8 adv.) PP with 1 facsimile of document and 3 diagrams. Pictorial soft cover (creased). Name of previous owner. Some foxing. Good reading copy. 18.2 x 11.2. 0140037934

Startling truth about one of the most fateful disasters of the sea: the torpedoing of the Lusitania.

39054
SIMPSON, Colin
LUSITANIA
$5.00 AUD

Penguin Books. London. 1974. 1st paperback edition of the 1972 original published by Longman. 295, (8 adv.) PP with 1 facsimile of document and 3 diagrams. Pictorial soft cover. Ageing of paper, o/wise very good. 18.2 x 11.2. 140037934

Startling truth about one of the most fateful disasters of the sea: the torpedoing of the Lusitania.

64790
SMITH, Eugene W.
TRANS-ATLANTIC PASSENGER SHIPS PAST AND PRESENT
$45.00 AUD

George H. Dean. Boston. c. 1950. 3rd printing of the 1947 original. (8), 350 PP with 91 b/w photos (39 on full page). Fp: S.S. America of the U.S. Lines. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Label with previous owner's signature on inside front cover, o/wise a near fine copy in like dust jacket. 17.2 x 11.5.

Chapters include: Short History of the North Atlantic Record Breakers, Trans-Atlantic Passenger Ships Built between 1840 and 1940, Fleet list, ...

46713
SMITH, M. Ruth
QE2 PASSENGER MEMORIES: AT SEA AND BEYOND
$20.00 AUD

Author. Sydney. 2000. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w illustrations (memorabilias and photos). Inside covers: 7 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author on first page. Fine. 20.9 x 15. 0646397583

Brief history of Cunard Line, then souvenirs of various cruises as a Cunarder, on board Queen Elizabeth 2. Cunard's 150th gala Celebration Anniversary Voyage... British Isles cruise... QE2 World Cruise...

72659
SMITH, Peter C.
CRUISE SHIPS: The World's Most Luxurious Vessels
$50.00 AUD

Pen & Sword Maritime. Barnsley, South Yorkshire. 2010. 1st Ed. 288 PP with 3 tables and over 200 colour photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Small repaired closed tear at rear of dust jacket, o/wise fine. Oblong: 18 x 25. 9781848842182

Part 1: The Ships: the showcase and the facts for over 150 of them. Part 2: The stories behind the ships: Making, Operating, Enjoying them. Future trends.

44599
SOMERS, Alain
SOUTHERN CROSSING - M/V EXPLORER (in Qantas, The Australian Way)
$10.00 AUD

Qantas. Sydney. 2002. Issue for October 2002. Contains article between P. 106 and 111 with 10 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.

Antarctic Adventure: the final frontier in luxury cruising on board the M/V Explorer.

15917
SPROULE, Anna
PORT OUT, STARBOARD HOME - The Rise and Fall of the Ocean Passage
$10.00 AUD

Blandford. London. 1978. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 100 b/w illustrations (sketches, line drawings, photos). Eps: Departure of P & O steamer Sumatra from Southampton for India. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25 x 19. 0713785225

An illustrated tribute to the great ships (sail then steam) which carried rich & poor across the oceans, colonial armies to the outposts of empire and troops to the battlefields.

40555
SPROULE, Anna
PORT OUT, STARBOARD HOME - The Rise and Fall of the Ocean Passage
$10.00 AUD

Blandford. London. 1978. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 100 b/w illust. (sketches, line drawings, photos). Eps: Departure of P & O steamer Sumatra from Southampton for India. Hard cover, dj. Back cover and back of dust jacket damaged. Internally very good. 25 x 19. 713785225

An illustrated tribute to the great ships (sail then steam) which carried rich & poor across the oceans, colonial armies to the outposts of empire and troops to the battlefields.

70090
STANFORD, Don
ILE DE FRANCE, A Biography
$40.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1960. 1st Ed. (8), 185, (3) PP with 2 maps on double page The Journeys of the Ile de France: 1940-1942 and 1943-1946, plus 24 pages with 45 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner at top of front endpaper. Foxing throughout (heavy on a few pages). Still a very good copy. Scarce. 22.2 x 14.5.

The 32 years of this luxurious passenger ship, in peace and at war (troop transport). After joining the Free French, voyages from Australia in 1941, 1942 & 1943. Rescue of the 754 passengers of the Andrea Doria.

70531
STEPHENS, Don, STEPHENSON, Lynda R. & PREDAINA, Nancy
SHIPS OF MERCY: Bringing Hope and Healing to the World's Forgotten Poor
$15.00 AUD

Mercy Ships. Lindale, Texas. 2012. 2nd edition. VIII, 225 PP with b/w illustrations, including 8 pages of plans "Ship Specifications", plus 8 pages with 19 colour photos. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 23 x 15.2. 9780986028434

73713
STEWART, Alex
TITANIC [UNCLASSIFIED] - Secrets of the Titanic Revealed
$25.00 AUD

A & C Black / Bloomsbury Publishing. London. 2012. 1st Ed. 64 PP with b/w or colour illustrations. Pictorial boards, laminated. Fine (as new condition). 28.6 x 22. 9781408160527

64833
STORRUSTEN, Erling
HURTIGRUTEN - The World's most beautiful voyage
$15.00 AUD

Hurtigruten Group. Bergen, Norway. 2005. 8th English edition of March 2005. 130 PP with tables, 1 b/w photo and colour illustrations (4 charts, 2 location maps, 12 maps, 12 plans and 85 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21 x 14.8. 8299315441

21859
STREET, Sean
THE WRECK OF THE DEUTSCHLAND
$15.00 AUD

Souvenir Press. London. 1992. 1st Ed. XIII, 208 PP with 2 maps & 8 b/w illustrations, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0285630512

Night of 7th December 1875, the Deutschland, a German emigrant ship, off course, ran aground on the Kentish Knock, a sandbank of the Thames estuary.

36336
TAYLOR, Arthur
GREAT LINERS
$20.00 AUD

An Echo Publication. Southampton. c. 1980. 1st Ed. 104 PP with 103 b/w photos. Title page: Queen Elizabeth 2. Pictorial card cover (lightly rubbed). Very good. Oblong: 20.9 x 19.8.

An illustrated history of one hundred great liners.

20996
TAYLOR, John W. R.
PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD - Hippo Books No.18
$10.00 AUD

Longacre Press. London. 1963. 1st Ed. 127 PP with 61 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing, o/wise very good. Small format. Oblong: 10 x 12.7.

61 ships from the Italian Africa to the British Windsor Castle.

70079
THOMAS, Gordon & MORGAN-WITTS, Max
THE STRANGE FATE OF THE MORRO CASTLE
$10.00 AUD

Collins. London. 1973. 1st UK edition. 252 PP with 1 map and 1 ship plan, plus 12 pages with 29 b/w photos. Eps: Extracts from Ward Line brochures. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 14.5. 0002117436

The fire which ravaged the luxury cruise liner Morro Castle in 1934 with the loss of 90 passengers and 35 crew members.

37774
THOMAS, Gordon & WITTS, Max Morgan
SHIPWRECK - THE STRANGE FATE OF THE MORRO CASTLE
$15.00 AUD

Stein and Day. New York. 1972. 2nd printing of the 1972 original. 287 PP with 1 map, 1 set of ship plans, and over 30 b/w photos. Fp: Map with route of the Morro Castle's return from Havanna to New York. Eps: Cross-section and B Deck top view. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 081281438X

The fire which ravaged the luxury cruise liner MORRO CASTLE with the loss of life of 90 passengers and 35 crew members.

20918
THORNTON, E. C. B.
SOUTH COAST PLEASURE STEAMERS
$15.00 AUD

Stephenson. London. 1962. 1st Ed. XII, 180 PP, plus 18 pages with 47 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj (chipped). Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.5.

History of all England's South Coast pleasure steamers.

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
$45.00 AUD

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. 8798003003

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.

43338
THRESH, Peter
TITANIC
$10.00 AUD

Parkgate Books. London. 1992. 1st Ed. 80 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 31 x 23.7. 1855855992

The short but eventful life of this great ship: drawing board to the sinking and the rediscovery of the wreck.

52482
THRESH, Peter
TITANIC
$5.00 AUD

Bison Books. London. 1993. Reprint of the 1992 edition. 80 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Signature of previous owner at top of half title page and bottom of last page. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 31 x 23.7. 0861249445

The short but eventful life of this great ship: drawing board to the sinking and the rediscovery of the wreck.

69934
THRESH, Peter
TITANIC
$10.00 AUD

Bison Books. London. 1992. 1st edition. 80 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 31 x 23.7. 0861249445

The short but eventful life of this great ship: drawing board to the sinking and the rediscovery of the wreck.

20486
TIBBALLS, Geoff
THE TITANIC - The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship
$10.00 AUD

Reader's Digest. Sydney. 1997. 1st Australian Edition. 128 PP with b/w and colour illust. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28 x 23. 086449100X

33612
TIBBALLS, Geoff
THE TITANIC - The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship
$15.00 AUD

Carlton Books. London. 1997. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w and colour illust. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 28.7 x 23.6. 1858682916

32912
TITANIC
TITANIC: The Official Story April 14-15, 1912
$20.00 AUD

Random House. New York. 1997. Illustrated box containing a guide of 16 pages and over 100 pages reproducing 18 documents. Fine. 22.5 x 35 0375501150

Reproductions of eighteen remarkable documents telling the true history of the twentieth century's greatest maritime disaster.

40736
TITANIC
TITANIC - The Official Story
$15.00 AUD

Public Record Office / National Archives. London. c. 1999. Reprint. Illustrated folder containing 18 facsimile of documents, some folded (over 80 pages). Fine. Oblong: 22.7 x 35.7. 1873162375

47433
TITANIC
TITANIC - Poster from the Movie
$10.00 AUD

The Sunday Mail. Brisbane. 1998. Commemorative edition. Poster (57.5 x 80), folded in 4. Inside and first fold: photos with passengers/actors. Outside folds: Reprint of front page of The New York Herald Tribune, Tuesday April 16; 1912. Sunday Mail Sunday, September 27 1998 Titanic makes headlines again arriving on video (Australia prepares for launch on September 30, 1998. Fine condition. Folded format: 40 x 29.5.

70046
TITANIC
BENEFIT PERFORMANCE for the Families of the VICTIMS of the "TITANIC" Disaster
$20.00 AUD

7 C'S Press, Inc. Riverside, Ct. c. 1970. Reprint of the 1912 original. No pagination, 36 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, musical scores, sketches, paintings, photos of ships, portraits and period advertisements). Illustrated soft covers, staples. Near fine. 25.4 x 17.8.

Performed 29th April 1912, at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York.

74968
The Trident
THE TRIDENT, incorporating "Blue Peter" - (Magazine of the Sea - Vol. 12. No. 136)
$20.00 AUD

The Trident. London. 1950. August 1950 issue / special "Chusan" Number. 313-392 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings & sketches, paintings and photos). Pictorial soft covers, front ("Chusan", colour painting by Edward Beckett). Spine reinforced (clear plastic acid free tape). Contents near fine. 30 x 22.

P. & O. Liner "Chusan", The largest New Liner of the Year (pages 344 to 385). From Singapore to Devon: Ocean-Going Junks by E.R. Yarham. Danish Sailing Ships of To-day, by Basil Greenhill. ...

15918
TUTE, Warren
ATLANTIC CONQUEST, The Ships and the Men of the North Atlantic Passenger Services, 1816-1961
$5.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1962. 1st Ed. 247 PP, plus 32 pages with 53 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, dj (chipped). Ex library copy with a few library markings. Good reading copy. 21.5 x 14.

The battle for international prestige and the commercial rivalry between the packets sailing each side of the Atlantic.

40535
TUTE, Warren
ATLANTIC CONQUEST - The Ships and the Men of the North Atlantic Passenger Services, 1816-1961
$10.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1962. 1st Ed. 247 PP, plus 32 pages with b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Neat stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 22 x 14.5.

The battle for international prestige and the commercial rivalry between the packets sailing each side of the Atlantic.

62196
UNION STEAMSHIPS
THE EMPIRE'S LARGEST SHIP (in The Maritime Services Board of New South Wales Officer's Journal)
$5.00 AUD

M. S. B. Sydney. 1936. Vol. XII, No. 1, June 1936. Edited by H. L. Gilmour. XVII (advertisements), 39 PP. Contains article pages 3 to 9 with 2 diagrams. Soft cover. Near fine. 18.3 x 12.3

Liner of Union Steam Ships of New Zealand.

38778
VAN LIMBURG STIRUM, S. J. Craaf
NEERLANDS REEDERIJEN - Een overzicht van de geschiedenis van verschillende lijnbedrijven
$10.00 AUD

Stichting De Zee. Amsterdam. c. 1940's. Reprint of an article published in the magazine De Zee. 78 PP. Soft cover. Label with number on spine. Note and stamp at top of Page 1, o/wise very good. Dutch text. 22.6 x 15.

An overview of the history of various Dutch shipping companies. De Rotterdamsche Lloyd. De Stoomvaart Maatschappij Nederland. De Holland-Amerika Lijn. De Koninklijke Nederlandsche Stoomboot Maatschappij. Koninklijke West-Indische Maildienst. De KoninklijkePaketvaart Maatschappij. De Java-China-Japan Lijn.

43060
van PAPENDRECHT, A. Hoynck
DE ZEILVLOOT VAN WILLEM RUYS JAN DANIELSZOON EN DE ROTTERDAMSCHE LLOYD
$60.00 AUD

Rotterdam Lloyd. Rotterdam. 1933. 1st Ed. XV, 147 PP with tables & 100 b/w illustrations, plus 11 b/w plates with tables, map, documents, 1 large folding plan of the D.S.M.S. Baloeran, 1 large folded plate with fleet list and 25 ship profiles and 1 folded map of the River Maas. Printed on superior glossy paper. Fp: Portrait of Willem Ruys Jan Danielszoon. Illustrated endpapers. Original sturdy stiff covers have light foxing. Near fine copy of a scarce title. Image shows Page XV with a travel poster for Rotterdam Lloyd. Dutch text. 27.8 x 20.4.

The sailing fleet of Willem Ruys and the fleet of Rotterdam Lloyd.

10034
VERNON GIBBS, Cdr. C.R.
THE WESTERN OCEAN PASSENGER LINES AND LINERS 1934-1969
$15.00 AUD

Brown, Son & Ferguson. Glasgow. 1970. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 36 Pages with 68 photos of liners & 2 Pages on house flags. Fp: The old rivals: Queen Mary & Normandie. Hard cover, no dust jacket. Light foxing around the edges, o/wise near fine. Image shows title-page and frontispiece. 22 x 14.

Record of passenger liners & shipping lines on the North Atlantic in 1934 after 5 years of the Depression. The number of these ships had greatly diminished, most having been broken up and sold for scrap.

45666
VERNON GIBBS, Cdr. C.R.
THE WESTERN OCEAN PASSENGER LINES AND LINERS 1934-1969
$15.00 AUD

Brown, Son & Ferguson. Glasgow. 1970. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 68 b/w photos of liners and 2 b/w plates (house flags and description). Fp: The old rivals: Queen Mary & Normandie. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Top edge of covers with light speckling. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.

Record of passenger liners & shipping lines on the North Atlantic in 1934 after 5 years of the Depression. The number of these ships had greatly diminished, most having been broken up and sold for scrap.

18894
VERNON GIBBS, Commander C. R.
BRITISH PASSENGER LINERS OF THE FIVE OCEANS - A Record of the British Passenger Lines and their Liners from 1838 to the Present Day
$25.00 AUD

Putnam. London. 1963. 1st Ed. 559 PP with 172 b/w illustrations (advertisements and posters, external views if ships, interior and general views). Fp: Bentwick leaving Aden. Blue cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.

34646
VICKERS, Anna
VOYAGE EN AUSTRALIE ET EN NOUVELLE-ZELANDE
$350.00 AUD

Librairie Ch. Delagrave. Paris. 1883. 1st Ed. (4), 462 PP with 52 illustrations (38 on full page), plus 1 large folded map of Australasia in colour. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt decorations and title on front cover and spine, all edges gilt. Top and bottom of spine frayed, top of front hinge weak and worn on 3 cms, long closed tear on folded map, o/wise very good. French text. 27.2 x 17.2.

Voyage on the Orient. Departure from Plymouth on 6th November 1879, call at Saint-Vincent (Cape Verde Islands), Capetown. Arrival Sydney 20 December 1879. Travel to Adelaide on the Assam, to New Zealand on the Wakatipu... Return via San Francisco on the Australia with a departure from Auckland in June 1880. Ferguson 17716a.

37137
Von HUNDERTMARK, Connie
CRUISE SHIP COOKBOOK
$5.00 AUD

Garlic Press. Bethesda, Maryland. 1986. 1st Ed. 174, (2) PP with 5 head pieces and 16 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Short marginal note on photo of page 132. Very good. 21.4 x 14. 0915765330

Caribbean Cuisine. Mediterranean Cooking. A Taste of Europe. Recipes from around the World. American dishes.

19652
WALL, Robert
OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

New Burlington. London. 1977. 1st Ed. 256 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Fp: A poster of 1929 of the Statendam III. Eps: Lusitania at Liverpool. Hard cover, dj. Happy Birthday notes on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 23. 0906286204

The rise and fall of the ocean liner and its final capitulation to the aeroplane.

19663
WALL, Robert
OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Collins. London. 1978. Reprint of the 1977 original. 256 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Fp: poster of 1929 of the Statendam III. Eps: Lusitania at Liverpool. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise very good. 30 x 23. 0002116103

The rise and fall of the ocean liner and its final capitulation to the aeroplane.

49568
WALL, Robert
OCEAN LINERS
$10.00 AUD

Chartwell Books. New York. 1977. 1st US edition. 256 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Fp: A poster of 1929 of the Statendam III. Eps: Lusitania at Liverpool. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Hinges split at head and foot of spine. 1 small stain on front edge. Very good internally. 30 x 23. 0890097836

The rise and fall of the ocean liner and its final capitulation to the aeroplane.

46231
WARWICK, Ronald W. & FLAYHART III, William H.
QE2
$15.00 AUD

W.W. Norton. New York & London. 1985. 1st Ed. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Eps: 10 QE2 Deck Plans. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Light shelf wear, dust jacket with a few rubs, o/wise fine. 26 x 22. 0393018857

Background on Cunard Line, and history of the Queen Elizabeth 2: construction, launching, maiden voyage... refitting after her return from the Falklands conflict.

68729
WARWICK, Ronald W. & FLAYHART III, William H.
QE2
$10.00 AUD

W.W. Norton. New York & London. 1985. 1st Ed. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Eps: 10 QE2 Deck Plans. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with short closed tears. Donation plate to and stamps of the "Devonport Maritime Museum & Historical Society" on endpapers. Internally contents near fine. 26 x 22. 0393018857

Background on Cunard Line, and history of the Queen Elizabeth 2: construction, launching, maiden voyage... refitting after her return from the Falklands conflict.

66263
WARWICK, Sam & ROUSSEL, Mike
SHIPWRECKS OF THE CUNARD LINE
$40.00 AUD

The History Press. Stroud, Gloucestershire. 2012. 1st Ed., with a foreword by John Chatterton. 167 PP, (1 publication) with 6 location maps, b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. Oblong: 23.5 x 25.5. 9780752454771

Includes a "Cunard Line Fleet" list.

71635
WATERS, Sydney D.
UNION LINE - A Short History of the Union Steam Ship Company of New Zealand Ltd. 1875-1951
$30.00 AUD

Privately published, Wellington. 1951. 1st Ed. 148 PP with b/w illustrations. Frontispiece (in colour): Armorial bearings of the Company. Eps: Trade routes of the Union Steam Ship Co. of N.Z. Ltd. Green cloth cover, gilt title on front cover. Covers a little dulled with light wear around edges, light foxing on prelims and last pages, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. 25.2 x 19.

50729
WATSON, Arnold and Betty
ROSTER OF VALOR. The Titanic Halifax Legacy
$15.00 AUD

7 C'S Press, Inc. / Titanic Historical Society, Inc. Riverside, Ct. 1984. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Walter Lord. XIV, 97 PP with 26 b/w photos. FEP: Drawing with Titanic victims graves. REP: Map of Halifax. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 21.7 x 14.5.

22806
WATSON, Milton H.
FLAGSHIPS OF THE LINE - A Celebration of the World's Three-funnel Liners
$10.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. 1988. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 21 head pieces (house-flags) and 180 b/w photos. FEP: Queen Mary departs from New York. REP: Docked in New York in September 1939 were Ile de France, Normandie, Queen Mary, Aquitania and Rex. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24.5 x 20.8. 0850599318

45587
WATSON, Milton H.
FLAGSHIPS OF THE LINE - A Celebration of the World's Three-funnel Liners
$15.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens. Wellingborough. 1988. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 21 head pieces (house-flags) and 180 b/w photos. FEP: Queen Mary departs from New York. REP: Docked in New York in September 1939 were Ile de France, Normandie, Queen Mary, Aquitania and Rex. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 20.8. 0850599318

70076
WATSON, Milton H.
US PASSENGER LINERS SINCE 1945
$20.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens Limited. Wellingborough. 1988. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w illust. (memorablilia, photos, plans). Title-page: President Cleveland departing from San Francisco. FEP: America. REP: Celebration sailing off to the Caribbean. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 24.2 x 21. 1852609172

32909
WELS, Susan
TITANIC - Legacy of the World's Greatest Ocean Liner
$10.00 AUD

Time Life / Discovery Channel. New York. 1997. 2nd printing, foreword by William F. Buckley. (XXII), 206 PP with b/w and colour illust. Fp: The Titanic propeller. Eps: List of the passengers and crew of the Titanic. Pictorial laminated boards, illustrated plastic wrappers. Fine. Oblong: 25.2 x 26. 0783552610

15974
WHALE, Derek M
THE LINERS OF LIVERPOOL, Part I
$10.00 AUD

Countywise Limited. Birkenhead. 1986. 1st Ed. Foreword by Michael Stammers. 114, (1 publications) PP with 84 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 21 x 14.8. 0907768113

On the people (passengers and crew) who travelled on these liners.

75010
WHALE, Derek M
THE LINERS OF LIVERPOOL, Part II
$10.00 AUD

Countywise Limited. Birkenhead. 1987. 1st Ed. Foreword by Michael Stammers. 128 PP with 85 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 21 x 14.8. 0907768148

On the people (passengers and crew) who travelled on these liners.

37068
WHEELER, Sir Mortimer (editor)
SWANS HELLENIC CRUISES - Handbook for 1971 Cruises
$15.00 AUD

W. F. & R. K. Swan (Hellenic) Ltd / The Hellenic Travellers Club. London. August 1970. 10th Ed. of the 1962 original. 326 PP with 1 page with photos of coins, 4 pages with drawings and 104 maps & plans. FEP: Map of Greece, Turkey and Cyprus. REP: Map of Western Mediterranean and map between Turkey and Egypt. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Near fine. 26 x 20.7.

Notes for the would be traveller: History, Greek deities, Heroes... Greek Architecture, Greek Sculpture... Countries from Algeria, Bulgaria... to Syria, Turkey...

40730
WILLIAMS, David & FORTY, Jonathan
OCEAN LINERS
$20.00 AUD

PRC Publishing. London. 2001. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 34 b/w and 123 colour illustrations (engravings, menus,paintings, photos and posters). Fp: Royal Viking Sea docked in Edinburgh, Scotland. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. As new. 31 x 23.7. 1856486079

42053
WILLIAMS, David L.
PADDLE STEAMERS
$25.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 2002. 1st Ed., in the Glory Days series. 96 PP with 94 b/w and 51 colour illustrations. Title page: P/S Princess Elizabeth. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. Oblong: 19.2 x 24.5. 0711027722

62405
WILLIAMS, David L.
CUNARD'S LEGENDARY QUEENS OF THE SEAS
$20.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 2004. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Queen Mary 2, in Southampton waters, on 26th December 2003. Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. Oblong: 19.2 x 24.5. 0711029938

71465
WILLIAMS, David L.
BRITISH FERRIES
$25.00 AUD

Ian Allan. London. 2003. 1st Ed., in the Glory Days series. 96 PP with b/w and colour illustrations throughout. Title page: Townsend Toresen. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. Oblong: 19.2 x 24.5. 0711028915

17351
WILSON, E. A.
SOVIET PASSENGER SHIPS 1917-1977
$10.00 AUD

World Ship Society. Kendal, UK. 1978. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 ship profile and 137 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617045

History and fleet list.

72641
WILSON, Frances
HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC - Or, The Sinking of J. Bruce Ismay
$25.00 AUD

Bloomsbury. London. 2011. 1st UK edition. (12), 328, (12) PP with b/w illustrations plus 32 pages with 50 b/w plates. Eps: Reproduction of the original First Class Passenger List. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket has a few small chips, o/wise near fine. 23.5 x 16. 978140880922

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WILSON, R. M.
THE BIG SHIPS
$40.00 AUD

Cassell. London. 1956. 1st Ed. X, 246 PP plus 32 pages with 49 bw photos of passenger ships. Cloth cover, fade spots on spine, dj. Sellotape marks inside dust jacket. Slight foxing mostly on outside edges, o/wise a fine copy. 22.4 x 14.5.

The big passenger and cargo liners developed by British shipping lines from the pre-1914 liners such as Mauretania to the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth.

20515
WINSER, John de S.
BRITISH CROSS-CHANNEL RAILWAY PASSENGER SHIPS
$10.00 AUD

Patrick Stephens Limited. London. 1994. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 map, 1 silhouette, 3 plans and 126 b/w photos. Title spread: Dieppe Harbour, 15th August 1937. Half title page: the 1445 tons Brittany. FEP: View of St Helier Harbour with Falaise in port. REP: The 1949 Strait of Dover steamer Maid of Orleans. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 28 x 22. 185260459X

53 ships which joined the railway-owned fleets from 1920 to 1963.

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WINTER, L. B.
NOR THEY UNDERSTAND
$25.00 AUD

Jacaranda Press. Brisbane. 1966. 1st Ed. XV, 179 PP with 6 charts (4 on double page), plus 26 pages with 44 b/w photos. Fp: As we Dream. Name of previous owner on half title page. Hard cover, dj. Short rubbed patch at head of spine of cover and dust jacket . Top corner of front endpaper clipped. Otherwise contents near fine. 22.5 x 14.

Sailing experiences on cargo/passenger ship and his own yacht Brynhildr, brought from Scotland to Sydney on the M/V Cedric, vessel of Shaw Savill Line where he served as doctor.

34021
WITHEY, Lynne
GRAND TOURS AND COOK'S TOURS - A History of Leisure Travel, 1750 to 1915
$15.00 AUD

Aurum Press. London. 1998. 1st UK edition. XIV, 401 PP with 3 head pieces, plus 16 pages with 36 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 15.5. 1854105485

Travels initially within Europe then towards exotic shores: Egypt, India, Japan, the Far West... Stories of the entrepreneurs who made these possible: Karl Baedecker, George Pullman, César Ritz, and, above all, Thomas Cook.

30031
WRAY, William D.
MITSUBISHI AND THE N.Y.K., 1870-1914 - Business Strategy in the Japanese Shipping Industry
$40.00 AUD

Harvard University Press. Cambridge, Mass., USA. 1984. 1st Ed., in the Sub-series on the History of Japanese Business and Industry - Harvard East Asian Monographs No. 108. XX, (2), 672, (5 cat.) PP with 4 maps, 15 figures (7 b/w photos), and 62 tables. Cloth cover, dj. Short note on front endpaper, o/wise fine. 23.4 x 15.7. 0674576659

The origins and institutional growth prior to WWI: Japan's largest industrial group Mitsubishi, and the world's leading shipping enterprise Nippon Yusen Kaisha.

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YOUNG, John M. (editor)
PASSENGER SHIPS OF P & O (in Shipping - Today & Yesterday - Supplement August, 2000)
$10.00 AUD

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.