70394
AAMH
THE GREAT CIRCLE: Journal of the Australian Association for Maritime History - Volume 35, No. 1

Perth, W.A. 2013. The Australian Association for Maritime History. Vol. 35, No.1 - 2013, edited by Michael Sturma. 116 PP with 5 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 24 x 16.3.
No. 1: Alexander Smith, RN (1812-172): Antarctic Explorer and Goldfields Commissioner, by John Ramsland. Disaster in the Indian Ocean: the lost Company Fleet of 1662, by Alfons van der Kraan.
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$15

70395
AAMH
THE GREAT CIRCLE: Journal of the Australian Association for Maritime History - Volume 36, No. 2

Perth, W.A. 2014. The Australian Association for Maritime History. Vol. 36, No.2 - 2014, edited by Michael McCarthy. (6), 108 PP with 13 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 24 x 16.3.
No. 2. A Book of Empires: the Journal of Mary Ann Friend, 1829-31, by Deborah Care. ... Ship to shore: George Grey's Epic Coastal Explorations in Western Australia, 1837-39, by Matthew Mullumby.
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$15

43000
AHLSTRÖM, Christian & KEHUSMAA, Aimo
DOCUMENTARY RESEARCH ON THE WRECK AT JUSSARÖ / THE SOFIA MARIA, A DUTCH KOFF FOUNDERED IN THE YEAR 1859 OUTSIDE OULU (in The Maritime Museum of Finland, Annual Report)

Helsinki. 1982. Section for Maritime History, National Board of Antiquities of Finland. Annual Report 1981. 16 PP with 14 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 19.8 x 20.5.
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$10

15749
ALEXANDER, Michael
MRS. FRASER ON THE FATAL SHORE

New York. 1971. Simon & Schuster. 1st US edition. 189 PP with 23 b/w illustrations. Fp: Mrs. Fraser. Eps: Chart of the coast of NSW from Port Jackson to the Cumberland Isles, & map of events. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket rubbed, old water mark on lower corner of back cover, foxing spots on edges, o/wise a very good clean copy. 23.4 x 15.5. 671208284
The ordeal of Mrs. Fraser after the shipwreck of the Stirling Castle in 1836/37.
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$15

30353
ALLEN, Madelene Ferguson
WAKE OF THE INVERCAULD - Shipwrecked in the sub-Antarctic: A great-grand daughter's pilgrimage

Auckland. 1997. Exisle Publishing. 1st Ed. 256 PP with 4 maps, duotone illustrations, and 16 pages of colour photos. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 26.5 x 19.3. 0908988028
Shipwrecked on the Auckland Islands, 10th May 1864, during a crossing between Melbourne and Callao. Survival on inhospitable shores, rescue 20th May 1865.
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$25

41329
ANDERSON, Ross
WRECKS ON THE REEF - A guide to historic shipwrecks at Port Phillip Heads

Melbourne. 1997. Heritage Council Victoria. 1st Ed. (4), 84 PP with 68 figures (b/w and colour). Pictorial soft cover. Remainder mark on top outside page edge, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 17.6 x 26.2. 0731106105
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$25

64830
ARNOLD, Craig (editor)
MAINS'L HAUL - Volume XXVII, No. 2

San Diego. 1991. Maritime Museum Association of San Diego. Vol. XXVII, No. 2, Winter 1991. 24 PP with 2 colour and 15 b/w illustrations (1 engraving, 14 photos). Pictorial soft covers (ferryboat Berkeley). Near fine. 28 x 21.5.
In Eastern Seas; "Euterpe" in the Indian Trade, by Craig Arnold. Nelson's Dockyard on Antigua, by Al Deahl. Death of a Princess (Princess Louise), by Robert V. Schwemmer.
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$10

58555
ARNOTT, Terry (editor)
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA - Annual Report 1984

Melbourne. 1984. Maritime Archaeology Association of Victoria. 1st edition. (26) PP (recto only) with tables. Soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.3.
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$5

47655
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Special Publication No.11

Fremantle. 2004. Australian National Centre of Excellence for Maritime Archaeology & AIMA / Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. 1st Ed. IX, 166 PP with 30 figures (drawings, maps, plans and photos) and hundreds of b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 1876465247
Laperouse and the Loss of the Astrolabe and the Boussole (1788): Reports of the 1986 and 1990 investigations of the shipwrecks at Vanikoro, Solomon Islands.
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$40

56141
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Special Publication No.14

Fremantle. 2008. Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. 1st Ed. Special Publication Australian National Centre of Excellence for Maritime Archaeology No. 12. (2), X, 64 PP with 10 tables, 45 b/w figures (engravings and paintings, maps and plans, drawings and photos) and 2 figures with b/w drawings and 11 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 9781876465032
Shipwreck salvage in the Northern Territory: The wreck of the Brisbane as a case study in site salvage and material culture reuse, by David Steinberg.
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$45

59407
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 26

Sydney. 2002. AIMA / Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 26, 2002. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 132 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Holdfast Bay Project / Jetty, by M. McCarthy, J. Rodrigues... Stone anchor from Bet Dwarka Island, Gujarat Coast. The Tahitian Mourner's costume from HMS Pandora, by P. Illidge. ...
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$35

59408
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 27

Sydney. 2003. AIMA / Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 27, 2003. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 139 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Loch Ard disaster, by K. Fielding. Gabo Island jetty shed, by P. Davies and S. Lawrence. ... Anchors from Goa waters, by S. Tripati. Dutch Maritime Heritage Management, by T.J. Maarsleveld
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$30

59409
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 28

Sydney. 2004. AIMA / Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 145 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Whaling and colonial trade, shipwreck of Cheviot, by R. Anderson. The Australian built schooner Alert, M. Nash. ... Stone anchor from Saurahstra coast, India, by A.S. Gaur. ...
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$35

59410
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 29

Sydney. 2005. AIMA / Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 29, 2005. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 88 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.8 x 21.
Survivor camp from Sydney Cove, by M. Nash. Watercraft discard in Tasmania. Watercraft abandonment in Australia, by N. Richards. ...
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$35

59411
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 30

Sydney. 2006. AIMA / Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 30, 2006. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 145 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.8 x 21.
Mongolian fleet sunk off Japan, by J. Kimura. ... Study of the Asmat Canoes, Irian Jaya, by N. Bigourdan. ... Underwater excavation of the site in the "Tupapaurau", Society Island, by M. Guérout et R. Veccella. Portuguese shipwreck in Goa, by S. Tripati.
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$35

60163
AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 34

Sydney. 2010. AIMA / Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 34, 2010. Edited by Myra STANBURY. 76 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
... Excavation of a fine instrument mechanism: conservation ..., by Marie-Armande Coignard and Richard Garcia. In-situ preservation and storage ..., by Nicole Ortmann, Jennifer McKinnon and Vicki Richards. Victoria's sunken navy: the auxiliary gunboats Batman and Fawkner, by Peter Taylor. ... The Dunbar: a melancholy Obsession, by Kieran Hosty. ...
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$30

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

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

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

Fremantle. 1982. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 6, 1982. Edited by Jeremy GREEN. II, 84 PP with 36 figures. Soft cover, illustrated front, staples, cloth spine. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Wreck of the Sydney Cove, by Ken Atherton and Shirley Lester. Shipwrecks on the Margaret Brock Reef, off Cape Jaffa, S.E of South Australia, by Terry Drew and Bill Jeffrey.
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59398
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 7, No. 1

Fremantle. 1983. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 7, No. 1, 1983. Edited by Jeremy GREEN. II, 47 PP with 1 table and 29 figures. Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 29.3 x 21.
Ships fastenings, by Mike McCarthy. Report of the 1981 Leeman expedition, wreck on Drummond Rock, by Mark Staniforth.
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34404
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 13, No.1, 1989

Fremantle. 1989. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. 26 PP with b/w illustrations. Illustrated card cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Sri Lankan Fishing Technology: Past, Present and Future, by Dena Garratt. Also contains: Defence an Victorian shipwrecks, by Leonie Foster.
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$20

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

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

52068
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Special Publication No.3

Fremantle. 1984. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Edited by Mark STANIFORTH & Libby VICKERY. VII, 35 PP with 19 figures (map & plans, drawings and b/w photos). Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
The test excavation of the William Salthouse Wreck Site - An interim report.
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$20

34394
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 8, No. 1

Fremantle. 1984. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 8, Number 1, 1984. Edited by Jeremy GREEN. (2), 42 PP with 22 figures. Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Iron Whaler wrecked off Fraser Island, Norwegian Bay, W. A., by Myra Stanbury. Site believed to be the HMAS Sydney, by Mike McCarthy.
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$15

59399
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 8, No. 2

Fremantle. 1984. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 8, Number 2, 1984. Edited by Jeremy GREEN. (4), 46 PP with b/w illustrations(figures and photos). Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
HMS Pandora, by Graeme Henderson, Paul Clark and Bill Jeffrey.
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$15

59400
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 10, No. 1

Fremantle. 1986. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 10, Number 1, 1986. Introduction by Ian Warne. Edited by Paul HUNDLEY & Myra STANBURY. 81 PP with b/w illustrations (figures, maps and photos). Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Five Year Report of the Maritime Archaeological Association of Western Australia: January 1979 to December 1983.
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$15

59401
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 11, No. 1

Fremantle. 1987. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 11, Number 1, 1987. Edited by Jeremy GREEN. 60 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings and photos). Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Proceedings of the AIMA seminar on Cultural Resource Management held at Queenscliff, 16-20 September 1986.
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$20

59403
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 12, No. 1

Fremantle. 1988. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 12, Number 1, 1988. Edited by Jeremy GREEN. 56 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Wreck Reef controversy, by Warren Delaney. The Pandora project, by Peter Gesner, and Mark McCafferty.
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$20

52066
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 13, No. 1, 1989

Fremantle. 1989. Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Edited by Leonie FOSTER. 6 PP with 35 figures (drawings and photos). Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Defence and Victorian Shipwrecks, by Leonie Foster. Aarhus wreck site, off Moreton Island, Qld.
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$20

64644
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 14, Number 2

Fremantle. 1990. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 14, Number 2, 1990. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 3 PP with b/w illustrations. Card cover, illustrated front. Very good. 29.6 x 21.
Includes articles: Twenty-five years of maritime archaeology in Australia ... A future direction of maritime archaeology in South Australia, Booby Island, the European presence & Wreck Reef Revisited.., by Warren Delaney.
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$20

49595
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 21, Nos 1 & 2, 1997

Sydney. 1997. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 134 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Wooden clubs from the Pandora. the Duyfken project. ... On the barque Day Dawn, wrecked on Quindalup Beach in August 1886. Built in 1831 as the New Bedford Whaleship Thomas Nye. The Exceptional "Janggolan", from Madura by Nick Burningham and Jeffrey Mellefont. ...
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$30

59404
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 22, 1998

Sydney. 1998. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 138 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.8 x 21.
Maritime craft in the Maldives, by M. H. Maniku. The Janggolan, by N. Burningham. ... Wreck of the British frigate HMS Sirius (1797) in Mauritius, by Yann von Arnim. ...
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$30

59406
AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (AIMA)
THE BULLETIN OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 24

Sydney. 2000. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Volume 24, 2000. Edited by Jeremy GREEN & Myra STANBURY. 136 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.8 x 21.
Ashmore Reef, by Paul Clark. Pearlers, planes and people, by Natasha Stacey. The Senabi: external stern-lashings on Austronesian water-craft, by Kim Akerman and Dan Dwyer. ...
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$35

55914
BAILEY, Maurice & Maralyn
117 DAYS ADRIFT

Lymington, UK. 1975. Nautical Publishing. Reprint of the 1975 paperback edition. Foreword by Sir Peter Scott. 157, (3) PP with 2 maps, plus 12 pages with 1 map, facsimile of documents, 4 drawings, and 13 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 18 x 11. 0352300728
The survival after the sinking of the yacht Auralyn.
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$5

16225
BAILEY, Maurice & Maralyn
117 DAYS ADRIFT

Sydney. 1974. Australasian Pub. Co. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w illustrations (3 maps by Alan Irving, 31 facsimiles of documents, 32 drawings by Peter A. G. Milne and 43 b/w photos). Eps: Colour map of the Central Eastern Pacific. Hard cover, no dust jacket. Covers worn and soiled/browned with foxing on outside page edges. Internally near fine. 22 x 16. 0900882395
Survival after the sinking of the yacht "Auralyn".
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$10

52078
BALLARD, Robert
THE DISCOVERY OF THE BISMARCK

London/Toronto. 1990. Hodder & Stoughton / Madison Press. 1st Ed. 232 PP with b/w & colour illust. (charts, maps, plans, photos) and 2 full-page fold-outs. Half-title page: The Bismarck and her sister ship Prinz Eugen silhouetted on the horizon in May of 1941. Title-page: The Bismarck preparing to depart on her maiden voyage. Eps. Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note on the verso of front endpaper. Near fine. 28.6 x 22. 0340529768
History of the pride of the German Navy. The chase of May 1941, and the discovery/exploration of her wreck.
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$30

19287
BALLARD, Robert
HIGH-TECH SEARCH FOR ROMAN SHIPWRECKS [in National Geographic Magazine - Volume 193, No.4]

Washington. 1998. N.G.S. April 1998. Contains article from P.32 to 41 with 1 map & 13 colour illust. Soft cover. Fine. 25.4 x 17.5.
Dives in the Mediterranean Sea, on board the U.S. Navy submarine NR-1. Studies of shipwrecks found in deep sea (2600 foot).
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$5

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

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

20594
BALLARD, Robert D.
THE "BISMARCK" FOUND [in National Geographic, Vol. 176, No.5]

Washington. 1989. N.G.S. November 1989. Contains article P. 622 to 637 with 2 maps, 6 b/w photos and 14 colour illustrations. Plus folded map supplement "Asia-Pacific, Western Pacific Rim Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
The end of the "Bismarck", and the search of her wreck.
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$5

35545
BALLARD, Robert D.
THE DISCOVERY OF THE TITANIC

New York. 1987. Warner / Madison Press Book. 1st US Ed., with an introduction by Walter Lord. 230 PP, (2), with b/w & colour illust., as well as paintings by Ken Marschall. Title-page: The carved forward bow railing of the Titanic wreck. Eps: Flags of the White Star Line. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj lightly foxed on inside, o/wise fine. 28.5 x 22. 0446513857
Story of this luxury passenger ship: construction, first & only voyage, quests for her wreck, her discovery.
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$20

18581
BALLARD, Robert D.
RIDDLE OF THE LUSITANIA [in National Geographic Magazine]

Washington. 1994. N.G.S. Volume 185, No. 4, April 1994. Contains article P. 68 to 85 with 1 map, bw and colour illust. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
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$5

60395
BALLARD, Robert D. & ARCHBOLD, Rick
THE DISCOVERY OF THE TITANIC

New York. 1987. Warner / Madison Press. December reprint of the 1987 original, with an introduction by Walter Lord. 230 PP, (2), with b/w & colour illust., as well as paintings by Ken Marschall. Title-page: The carved forward bow railing of the Titanic wreck. Eps: Flags of the White Star Line. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Faint foxing. Near fine. 28.5 x 22. 0446513857
Story of this luxury passenger ship: construction, first & only voyage, quests for her wreck, her discovery.
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$20

30376
BALLARD, Robert D. & ARCHBOLD, Rick
LOST LINERS

Sydney. 1997. Allen & Unwin - Madison Press Book. 1st Australian edition. 223 PP with paintings by Ken Marschall as well as bw & colour illust. Title spread: sinking by the bow. EPS: Map of the North Atlantic, & inset map of the Ionian Sea. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. Oblong: 28.4 x 30.2. 1864484594
Lusitania, Olympic, Titanic, Britannic, Normandie, Queen Mary, Andrea Doria...
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$25

62337
BALLARD, Robert D. & ARCHBOLD, Rick
THE LOST SHIPS OF GUADALCANAL

Sydney. 1993. Allen & Unwin. 1st Australian edition. 228 PP with over 300 b/w & colour illustrations. Half title page: Crest of the 1st Marine Division. Title spread: Rusting hull on landing Beach. Eps: Fleet under attack. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Near fine. 28.8 x 22.2. 186373533X
The Guadalcanal campaign with compelling stories of sailors and warships, resting in Iron Bottom Sound.
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$20

65976
BALLARD, Robert D. & ARCHBOLD, Rick
THE LOST WRECK OF THE ISIS

Toronto. 1990. Scholastic / Madison Press Book. 1st soft cover edition. 64 PP with 3 maps, plans, bw & colour illustrations. Title spread: Robert Ballard and his team at work on their underwater robot Jason. Half title page: A Roman wall painting. Pictorial soft covers with creases. Ex Library copy.with 3 stamps, remnant of file envelope and stickers and staples on spine. A good working copy. 28 x 21.5. 0590438530
Wreck discovered at 300 metres on the Marsili Seamount, Tyrrhenian Sea.
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$5

17717
BALLARD, Robert D. & ARCHBOLD, Rick
THE LOST WRECK OF THE ISIS

London & Toronto. 1990. Hodder & Stoughton / Madison Press Book. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 3 maps, plans, bw & colour illustrations. Title spread: Robert Ballard and his team at work on their underwater robot Jason. Half title page: A Roman wall painting. Eps: Mosaic for the Jason project. Laminated pictorial boards, dj (inside: a poster). Fine. 28.7 x 22. 0340531789
Wreck discovered at 300 metres on the Marsili Seamount, Tyrrhenian Sea.
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$10

69314
BALLARD, Robert D. & ARCHBOLD, Rick
RETURN TO MIDWAY

Washington, D.C. 1999. National Geographic / Madison Press Book. 1st US edition. 192 PP with b/w and colour photos, and underwater paintings by Ken Marschall. Half title page: 3 b/w period photos. Title spread: Quadruple 1.1 inch gun mounts of the Yorktown. Eps: Firefighters on deck of an aircraft carrier. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. 28.6 x 22.4. 0792275004
Battle of the 4th June 1942. Search, then discovery in May 1998 of the remains of the USS Yorktown.
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$20

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

London / Toronto. 1995. Weidenfeld & Nicolson / Madison Books. 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.
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$25

37002
BALLARD, Robert D. & HIVELY, Will
THE ETERNAL DARKNESS - A Personal History of Deep-Sea Exploration

Sydney. 2000. Allen & Unwin. 1st Australian edition. XII, 388 PP with 70 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 16 colour illustrations (2 renderings and 14 photos). Title spread: Rendering by artist Ken Marschall of the Titanic's bow section. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 23.6 x 15.6. 1865082880
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$15

32933
BANKSON, Ross, KOSZORUS, Marianne R. (editors)
HIDDEN TREASURES OF THE SEA

Washington. 1988. National Geographic Society. 1st Ed., in the Books for World Explorers series. 104 PP with colour illust. throughout. Title page: gold coins gleam, the prize of several old Spanish wrecks. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 27.3 x 23.4. 0870446584
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$10

19828
BAPTIST, Captain C. N. T.
SALVAGE OPERATIONS

London. 1979. Stanford Maritime. 1st Ed. (4), 155 PP with 1 facsimile of document (Salvage Agreement), 1 table and 15 maps & plans, plus 16 pages with 28 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 24.2 x 16.2. 0540073784
Principle of marine salvage, salvage companies, wartime salvage tugs. 15 examples of salvage operations after stranding, grounding, fire...
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$30

51835
BARNES, Tom
TAKE A BOW PANDORA

Townsville. c. 2000. Author. 1st Ed. 126 PP with 9 b/w illustrations and 45 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8.
Short history of the ship HMS Pandora. Photographic record of the construction and erection of the bow section of the Pandora on display in the Museum of Tropical Queensland, Townsville.
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$10

19982
BASCOM, Willard
DEEP WATER, ANCIENT SHIPS

New York. 1976. Doubleday & Co. 1st Ed. X, (4), 226 PP with 7 tables and 18 figures by the author, plus 16 pages with 20 bw photos. Hard cover, dj. (price clipped). Light foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 21.5 x 14.2. 0385089821
The treasure vault of the Mediterranean. Wrecks of old ships on the floor of the Mediterranean Sea, containing unique information and artifacts. Locating, inspecting and salvaging...
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$20

18584
BASS, George F.
GLASS TREASURE FROM THE AEGEAN (in National Geographic Magazine, Volume 153, No.6, 1978)

Washington. 1978. N.G.S. Volume 153, No. 6, June 1978. Contains article between pages 768 and 793. with 1 map and colour illust. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
An 11th century wreck off the coast of south west Turkey.
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$10

17612
BASS, George F.
OLDEST KNOWN SHIPWRECK REVEALS SPLENDOURS OF THE BRONZE AGE [in National Geographic Magazine, Volume 172, No.6, 1987]

Washington. 1987. N.G.S. Volume 172, No.6, December 1987. Includes article from P.692 to 733 with 1 map, 1 bw photo and 48 colour photos. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 25.4 x 17.5.
Shipwreck off Ulun Burun which: sunk in the 14th century B.C.
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$5

41281
BASS, George F.
UNDERWATER ARCHEOLOGY: Key to History's Warehouse [in National Geographic Magazine, Volume 124, No.1, 1963]

Washington. 1963. N.G.S. Volume 124, No. 1, July 1963. Contains article between pages 138 and 156 with 1 diagram, 2 maps and 21 colour photos by Thomas J. Abercombie and Robert B. Goodman. Pictorial (Poseidon or Zeus) soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Bronze age wrecks off Yassi island, Anatolian coast of Turkey.
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$10

48672
BASS, George F. (editor)
A HISTORY OF SEAFARING, Based on Underwater Archaeology

New York. 1972. Walker & Co. 1st Ed. 320 PP with 506 illustrations (150 in colour). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Occasional foxing. Very good. 27.7 x 22.2 0802703909
The history of seafaring, treated primarily from the results of archaeological researches.
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$10

21938
BASS, George F. (editor)
A HISTORY OF SEAFARING, Based on Underwater Archaeology

London. 1972. Thames & Hudson. 1st UK edition. 320 PP with 137 drawings, 150 colour and 219 b/w photographs. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 27.7 x 22.2 0500010773
The history of seafaring, treated primarily from the results of archaeological researches.
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$10

21913
BASS, George F. (editor)
A HISTORY OF SEAFARING, Based on Underwater Archaeology

New York. 1972. Walker & Co. 1st Ed. 320 PP with 506 illust. (150 in colour). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Very good. 27.7 x 22.2 0802703909
The history of seafaring, treated primarily from the results of archaeological researches.
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$15

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

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

21678
BATESON, Charles
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS - Including Vessels wrecked en route to or from Australia, and some strandings Volume One: 1622-1850

Sydney. 1972. Reed. 1st Ed. 267 PP with 42 b/w illust. Eps: Map of Australia. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing. Near fine. 24.5 x 17.7. 0589071122
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$25

19758
BATESON, Charles
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS Including Vessels wrecked en route to or from Australia, and some strandings, Volume One: 1622-1850

Sydney. 1982. Reed. Reprint of the 1972 original. 267 PP with 42 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.7 x 18.4. 0589071122
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$15

59832
BATESON, Charles
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS Including Vessels wrecked en route to or from Australia, and some strandings, Volume One: 1622-1850

Sydney. 1972. Reed. 1st Ed. 267 PP with 42 b/w illust. Endpaper maps. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket chipped and rubbed. Many pertinent pencil annotations (book was the property of Ian Nicholson, author of Log of Logs). Very good. 24.5 x 17.7. 0589071122
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$20

66200
BENNETT, Tom
SHIPWRECKS AROUND WALES - Volume 1

Newport, Dyfed, Wales. 1987. Happy Fish. 1st Ed. 112 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, maps, sketch maps and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 25.7 x 18.8. 0951211404
Volume 1: 50 of the wrecks from Adamantios J. Pithis to Vainqueur.
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$30

49060
BERLITZ, Charles
THE DRAGON 'S TRIANGLE

London. 1990. Grafton Books. 1st paperback adition. 208 PP with tables, plus 16 pages with 2 maps, 2 sketches and 29 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 17.8 x 11. 0586207783
What is it that lurks in the Dragon's Sea ?
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$5

55928
BERLITZ, Charles
THE MYSTERY OF ATLANTIS / THE BERMUDA TRIANGLE / WITHOUT A TRACE

London. 1977, 1978, 1978. Granada Publishing / Panther Books. Set of 3 volumes with slipcase.. Paperback edition. 188, (4) PP with figures, plus 8 pages with 13 b/w photos. 206, (2) PP with figures, plus 16 pages with 26 b/w illustrations. 222, (2) PP with figures, plus 16 pages with 25 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover, illustrated slipcase. Near fine set. 18.5 x 11.5. 0586048251
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$15

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

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

52772
BERNADAC, Bernard & MOLTENI DE VILLERMONT, Claude
L'INCENDIE DE L'ATLANTIQUE

Nantes. 1997. Marines editions. 1st Ed. 136 PP with b/w illustrations (8 facsimile of documents, 1 map, 4 plans and 111 photos), and 11 colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, no dj. French text. Near fine. 27.5 x 21.5. 2909675335
Fire on a crossing between Bordeaux and Le Havre, 4th January 1933.
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$20

17576
BERRY, Greig
SHIPWRECKS OF THE NEW SOUTH WALES CENTRAL COAST, Volume 1, 1800-1899

Tacoma. 1994. Author. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w illust., photos & maps in text. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note signed by the author on verso of title-page. Near fine. Scarce. 24.5 x 17. 06462110991
Details in chronological order of wrecks along the Central Coast of NSW.
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$45

37836
BEURDELEY, Cecile
L' ARCHEOLOGIE SOUS-MARINE - L'Odyssée des Trésors

Paris. 1991. La Bibliotheque des Arts. 1st Ed. 222, (2) PP with 39 colour and 131 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, dj, slipcase (plain). French text. Near fine. 26.5 x 22.7. 2850471607
Chapter 1: Navigation and divers during the Antique period. Chapter 2: First diving equipment...
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$45

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

New York. 1996. W.W. Norton. 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.
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$15

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

New York. 1998. W. W. Norton. 1st Ed. 202 PP with 8 b/w illust. Fp: In memory of Titanic Heroes. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 13.8. 393318737
Poems. Sermons and Religious views. Songs. News and other Timely Reflections. Advertisements.
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$15

60415
BIERMAN, John
ODYSSEY

New York. 1984. Simon and Schuster. 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...
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$15

65767
BLANDIN, Gaston
CHIRURGIEN SUR LA "CIRCE". L' Aventure d'un Chirurgien navigant Nantais à bord d'une Frégate Royale du XVIIIe Siècle

Spezet, Bretagne. 1996. Ouest Editions / Universite inter-âges de Nantes. 1st Ed. Preface by Jean-Pierre Kernéis. 254, (2) PP with 9 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on Page 1. French text. Very good. 21 x 14.8. 2908261456
Historical novel.
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$15

35758
BOMBARD, Dr Alain
THE BOMBARD STORY

London. 1953. Andre Deutsch. 1st English edition of the 1953 French original "Naufragé Volontaire". 214 PP with 2 plans, 3 maps and 3 tables, plus 8 pages with 10 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Light foxing, name of previous owner on title page. Very good. 21.5 x 14.2.
Voyage in L'Hérétique, an inflatable rubber dinghy between Monaco and Barbados. Survival at sea on food provided by the oceans.
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$10

38740
BOMBARD, Dr Alain
THE BOMBARD STORY

London. 1953. Andre Deutsch. 1st English edition of the 1953 French original Naufragé Volontaire. 214 PP with 2 plans, 3 maps and 3 tables, plus 8 pages with 10 b/w photos. Hard cover. Spine sunned. Light foxing. Very good. 21.5 x 14.2.
Voyage in L'Hérétique, an inflatable rubber dinghy between Monaco and Barbados. Survival at sea on food provided by the oceans.
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$5

66376
BOND, Constance
A FURY FROM HELL: Edward Teach / Blackbeard

Washington. c. 1999. Smithsonian Institute. Article pulled out from "Smithsonian". Pages 62 to 72 with 1 b/w and 8 colour illustrations. Very good. 27.5 x 21.
On the wreck of the pirate ship "Queen Anne's Revenge" of Blackbeard.
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$5

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

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

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

New York. 1988. Gallery Books. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 176 b/w & 32 colour illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. 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, ...
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$10

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

New York. 1989. Gallery Books. 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
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$15

60180
BOURKE, Joel K.
BLACKBEARD LIVES: Blackbeard's Shipwreck (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 2006. N.G.S. Volume 210, No. 1, July 2006. 164 PP. Contains article from P.146 to 161 with 1 map, 1 diagram and colour photos by Robert Clark. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Shipwreck at Beaufort Inlet, North Carolina.
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$5

65497
BOUTIN, Emile
LES GRANDS NAUFRAGES DE L'ESTUAIRE: Le Saint-Philibert, le Lancastria, le Campbeltown et les autres

Laval, France. 1992. Editions Rives Reines 1st Ed. (6), 245, (5) PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, 1 musical score, facsimile of documents, 8 maps and 23 headpieces), plus 8 pages with 16 b/w illustrations. Eps: Lancastria. Cloth cover, dj. Name of previous owner at top of preliminary page, o/wise near fine French text. 22.7 x 15.5. 2909191036
Lancastria, 17 June 1940 sunk by Luftwaffe: 5000 to 7000 deaths. HMS Campbelltown and the U-Boat base at Saint Nazaire.
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$55

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

Loggerheads, UK. 1987. Brampton Publications. 1st Ed. Foreword by Donald Smith. (6), 98 PP with numerous b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Covers lightly soiled. Remainder mark on top outside edge, o/wise very good. Oblong: 15 x 21.5. 0951146955
White Star offices - Shipyard of Harland and Wolff - Accommodation - Sea trials - Sailing - Sinking and aftermath.
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$15

58281
BRADFOD, James E., RUSSELL, Matthew A., MURPHY, Larry E. & SMITH, Timothy G.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK - Submerged Resources Survey

Santa Fe, New Mexico. 2003. Submerged Resources Center, Intermountain Region, National Park Service. 1st Ed. Professional Reports No. 16. XVI, 162 PP with 1 colour and 100 b/w illustrations (including 10 on folded pages). Pictorial soft covers witha small crease at bottom front corner, o/wise near fine. 28 x 21.7.
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$20

68405
BRADFORD, Ernle
THE STORY OF THE MARY ROSE

London. 1982. The Mary Rose Trust / Hamish Hamilton. 1st Ed. 207 PP with numerous b/w and 19 colour illustrations (engravings, paintings, photos, plans, sketches, ..). Title-page: The "Henry Grace à Dieu". Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamps and markings of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on endpapers and title page. Endpapers reinforced at gutter. Very good reading copy. 25.3 x 19.5. 0241107687
The warship which sank without firing a shot, in an engagement against the French fleet. Her story and salvage.
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$10

16313
BRADLEY, Eliza
AN AUTHENTIC NARRATIVE OF THE SHIPWRECK AND SUFFERINGS OF MRS. ELIZA BRADLEY, The Wife of Capt. James Bradley of Liverpool, Commander of the Ship SALLY which was wrecked on the coast of Barbary in June, 1818

Fairfield, Wash. 1985. Ye Galleon. Reprint of ed. published in 1821. 99 PP with 13 illust. Fp: Bedouin Camp. Ep: In the Crows Nest. Hard cover, gilt engraved. Fine. 23.7 x 15.7.
Not considered a real narrative but the account of the wreck on the Coast of Barbary in June 1818, the capture by the Arabs, her six months of captivity, the suffering ... etc. captured the imagination of the public at the time.
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$25

65949
BRADY, Eunice
THE WALTER HOOD

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

62319
BREW, Steve
GREYCLIFFE - STOLEN LIVES

Canberra. 2003. Navarine Publishing. 1st Ed. limited to 1200 copies, No. 58 in the Roebuck Society series. XII, 211 PP with b/w illustrations (1 painting and 3 sketches by the author and 53 photos). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 26 x 18.3. 0975133101
Sinking of the Sydney ferry Greycliffe by the Royal Mail Steamer Tahiti, 3rd November 1927.
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$35

66037
BREWSTER, Hugh
INSIDE THE TITANIC

Sydney / Toronto. 1997. Allen & Unwin / Madison Presss Book. Juvenile edition, in the "A Giant Cutaway Book" series. 3rd printing of the 1997 Australian original. 32 PP with b/w plotos and artworks in colour by Ken Marschall, including cutaway at centrefold (on 4 folds). Eps: House flag of the White Star Line. Pictorial laminated boards. Spine lightly sunned. Very good. Large format: 36 x 28.5. 1864483822
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$10

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

Sydney / Toronto. 1998. Allen & Unwin / Madison Presss Book 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.
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$10

70539
BRIGNELL, Trevor L.
SOME SHIPWRECKS IN THE RANDWICK MUNICIPALITY

Sydney. 1987. Randwick & District Historical Society. 1st Ed. No. 3 in the Historical Monograph series. 36 PP with 15 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (wreck of the "Hereward" on front, location maps on back). Dedicatory note to previous owner at top of title page, signed by the author. Near fine. 21 x 15. 0958743170
Wrecks of the "Hereward" in 1898, "Tekapo" in 1899, "Malabar" in 1925...
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$25

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

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

18078
BROADWATER, John D.
YORKTOWN SHIPWRECK [in National Geographic Magazine]

Washington. 1988. N.G.S. Volume 173, No.6, June 1988. Includes article from P.804 to 823 with 1 plan, 2 maps, and 24 colour illust. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5. -ISSN 00279358
At the climax of the American Revolution, Lord Charles Cornwallis, facing combined United States and French forces, scuttled ships in the York River to prevent a naval assault on Yorktown, Virginia.
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$5

63215
BROWN, Alan
SHANKLIN, Ill Fated Prince

Glasgow. 1985. Waverley Excursions Ltd. 1st Ed. No pagination, 96 PP with 5 tables, 2 sketch maps, 1 drawing, 4 pages with plans of vessels, and 66 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of tite page. Near fine. 21.5 x 15. 0950517712
Built as Shanklin, renamed Prince Ivanhoe in 1981. Wrecked 3rd August 1981, on the Gower coast, Bristol Channel.
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$10

37364
BROWN, Joseph E.
THE GOLDEN SEA - Man's Underwater Adventures

London. 1974. Cassell. 1st UK Ed. 214 PP with b/w or colour illustrations (diving location maps & photos). Cloth cover, dj (chipped). Near fine. 32 x 22. 0304295043
The incredible story of Man's adventures in the sea (treasures won and lost, sunken cities, dangers, etc...).
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$15

71173
BROXAM, Graeme & NASH, Michael
TASMANIAN SHIPWRECKS - Volume 1 1797-1899

Hobart. 2020. Navarine Publishing. Revised edition of the 2nd edtion of 2012 (original of 1998. No. 51B in the Roebuck series. XIV, 318 PP with b/w or colour illustrations (charts, maps, plans, drawings, paintings and photos). FEP: Charts of Tasmania and approaches to Derwent River and Hobart-Town. REP: chart of Bass Strait with 10 insets. Hard cover, title in blind on front board and spine, dj. Signed on title page by Graeme Broxam, publisher and co-author. Fine. 31 x 24.8. 9780648725220
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$65

71207
BROXAM, Graeme & NASH, Michael
TASMANIAN SHIPWRECKS - Volume 2 : 1900-1999

Hobart. 2013. Navarine Publishing. Expanded and revised edition of the 2000 original. Publication No. 45A in the Roebuck Society series. XII, 312 PP with 7 maps and 207 b/w illust. FEP: Charts "Approaches to Derwent River and of Tasmania. REP: Chart of Bass Strait with 10 inserts. Hard cover, title on front board and spine, dj. Signed by both authors on title page. Fine (mint condition). 31 x 24.5. 9780992366001
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$120

58055
BURCHELL, David
MY WORLD, An Autobiography

Adelaide. 1988. Author. 1st Ed. Foreword by Sir James G. Hardy. VI, 253 PP with 3 plans and 61 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dedicatory note on title page signed by the author. Fine. 25.5 x 18. 0731647572
Scuba diving. Diving on H.M.A.S. Perth sunk in 1942 in Sunda Strait...
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$50

14372
BURGESS, Robert F.
SINKINGS, SALVAGES, AND SHIPWRECKS

New York. 1970. American Heritage Press. 1st Ed. 188 PP, (4 appendix/bibliography) with b/w illust. Eps: Coins. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket has a few small chips and a repaired closed tear, o/wise a fine copy. 24 x 16.2. 070089566
Archaeology of shipwrecks, the doomed Armada, Port Royal, Great Lakes, Titanic...
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$20

32024
BURGESS, Robert H.
SEA, SAILS AND SHIPWRECK - Career of the four-masted Schooner Purnell T. White

Cambridge, Maryland, USA. 1970. Tidewater Publishing. 1st Ed. XII, 132 PP with 2 plans, facsimile of documents and 92 b/w photos. Fp: Purnell T. White, as painted by the marine artist Antonio Jacobsen. Eps: Half-breadth plan and sheer plan of the four-masted schooner Purnell T. White. Cloth cover, dj. Faint watermarks at top of both endpapers, o/wise very good. 26 x 18. 0870331477
Launched August 1917, trading mainly to the Caribbean islands, dismasted and derelict February 1934 while on the way from Georgetown to New York.
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$15

63440
BYRON, John
THE NARRATIVE OF THE HONOURABLE JOHN BYRON (Commodore in a late Expedition round the World), containing an Account of the Great Distresses suffered by Himself and His Companions on the Coast of Patagonia, from the year 1740, till their arrival in England 1746. ...

London. 1768. S. Baker and G. Leigh, and T. Davies. 2nd edition. (IV), VIII, 257 PP. Engraved frontispiece "Loss of the Wager". Rebacked copy, quarter bound. Raised band on spine and corners of covers rubbed/worn. Foxing throughout. Signs of old water marks on 3 first leaves, o/wise a very good copy. Scarce. 21 x 13.5.
, ... With a Description of St. Jago de Chile, and Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants. Also an account of the loss of the Wager Man of War, one of Admiral Anson's Squadron. Ingleton No.: 6932 & 12883.
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$350

67833
BYRSKI, Liz
SPECTACULAR AUSTRALIAN SEA RESCUES

Sydney. 1997. New Holland Publishers. 1st Ed. XII, 211 PP with 12 sketch maps, plus 16 pages with 12 bw & 13 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.7 x 13.5. 1864363010
Rescues from foundering ships, yachts, or rafts: inshore, coastal waters, or deep south in Antarctic waters. The unusual: hot-air balloonists plucked from the sea after drifting over the Coral Sea.
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$20

71269
CAIN, Emily
GHOST SHIPS - Hamilton and Scourge: Historical Treasures from the War of 1812

London. 1984. Fountain Press. 1st Ed. 152 PP with b/w & colour illust. (documents, drawings, engravings, photos,..). FEP: Line drawing of the schooner Scourge. REP: Line drawings of the schooner Hamilton. Cloth cover, dj. Near fine. 27.3 x 21. 0863430902
Early schooner days on Lake Ontario. The Anglo-American war of 1812 on the lake. Foundering of Hamilton and Scourge. Discovery of the wrecks in 1975 and their photographic survey in 1982.
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$20

19274
CAMERON, Robert
AFTERMATH OF AN AIR CRASH [in Australian Geographic, No. 6, April-June 1987]

Sydney. 1987. A.G.S. Contains article between pages 86 and 95 with 1 map, 3 colour illust. & 13 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
Undersea search and recovery in the Tasman sea of the wreck of a Pel-Air jet, that crashed outside Botany Bay after take off, on 10th October 1985.
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$10

39687
CANADIAN PACIFIC
Exhibition: THE EMPRESS OF ASIA (in The Australian Antique Collector No. 57)

Sydney. 1999. Antiques and Art in Australia. Issue No. 57, July-December 1999. Contains article P. 166 and 167 with 1 drawing and 3 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Exhibition: The Forgotten Empress held at the Singapore History Museum, April to December 1999. The Empress of Asia: Built 1912 for Canadian Pacific Railway Company. Sunk 6 miles off Singapore on 5th February 1942 by Japanese dive-bombers. Wreck discovered in 1994.
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$10

64406
CARPENTER, Jon, PIGOTT, Louis & WHITWELL, Hugh
A WATCH FROM H.M.S. PANDORA (in Antiquarian Horology)

London. 1985. The Antiquarian Horological Society. Volume Fifteen, No. Six, December 1995. Edited by Dr. J. M. Plowman. Extract: Pages 560 to 572 and 601 with 15 b/w illustrations. Stapled pictorial soft wrappers, cover illustrated with Figure 8. Very good. 24.7 x 18.5.
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$25

65854
CERAM, C. W.
A PICTURE HISTORY OF ARCHAEOLOGY

London. 1958. Thames and Hudson. 1st English edition, translated from the German original by Richard and Clara Winston. 360 PP with 310 b/w illustrations, plus 16 plates in full colour . Cloth cover, vignette on front board, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with repaired tears. Occasional foxing. Very good. 23.5 x 18.
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$15

60653
CHAMPION, Sara
A DICTIONARY OF TERMS AND TECHNIQUES IN ARCHAEOLOGY

Oxford. 1980. Phaidon. Paperback edition. 144 PP with b/w or coloured figures. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19 x 11.5. 0714819999
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$5

58098
CHAPMAN, Gifford D.
KANGAROO ISLAND SHIPWRECKS

Canberra. 1980. Roebuck Book. 2nd edition of the 1972 original with the "Supplement 1980". Roebuck Society Publications No. 6. VIII, 108 PP plus 44 PP with 84 photos. Eps: Kangaroo Island with position of wrecks. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note on title page dated and signed by the author. Fine. 25.3 x 17.5. 0909434018
An account of the ships and cutters wrecked around Kangaroo Island.
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$25

63336
CHAPMAN, Gifford D.
KANGAROO ISLAND SHIPWRECKS, An account of the ships and cutters wrecked around Kangaroo Island

Canberra. 1973. Roebuck. 2nd printing of the 1972 original. VIII, 88 PP plus 38 pages with 75 b/w photos. Eps: Kangaroo Island with position of wrecks. Cloth cover, dj (rubbed). Name of previous owner on front endpaper and spine of dust jacket. Very good. 25.8 x 18.7. 0909434018
An account of the ships and cutters wrecked around Kangaroo Island.
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$25

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

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

17738
CHARLWOOD, Don
WRECKS & REPUTATIONS - The Loss of the Schomberg and Loch Ard

Sydney. 1977. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. XIV, 190 PP with 2 maps, 2 plans (rig & sail) in text plus 16 pages with 23 b/w illust. Eps: The Great Circle Route. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 19.8 x 13.5. 0207130655
The end of two tall ships on the South-west coast of Victoria in 1855 and 1878.
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$15

51990
CHARLWOOD, Don
WRECKS & REPUTATIONS - The Loss of the Schomberg and Loch Ard

Sydney. 1978. Angus & Robertson. Special Centenary Edition, reprint of the 1977 original. XIV, 190 PP with 2 maps, 2 plans (rig & sail), plus 16 pages with 23 b/w illust. Eps: The Great Circle Route. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19 x 13.2. 0207135479
The end of two tall ships on the South-west coast of Victoria in 1855 and 1878.
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$10

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

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

47663
CHELMINSKI, Rudolph
THE WRECK OF THE AMOCO CADIZ (in Reader's Digest Magazine)

Sydney. 1979. Reader's Digest Services. July 1979 issue. Contains article between P.162 and 189 with colour illustrations (1 map and inset,1 painting by Schaare and 3 photos). Soft cover. Near fine. 18.2 x 13.2.
The disaster which polluted a very productive coastline of the Northwest coast of Brittany. The reasons, and could disaster have been averted?
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$5

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

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

22849
CLARK, Paul
SHIPWRECK SITES IN SOUTH-EAST OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA 1838-1915 (in The Bulletin of the Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology - Special Publication No.5)

Adelaide. 1990. AIMA / Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. 1st Ed., X, 140 PP with 81 illust. (location maps, maps, sketches and photos), and 52 tables "shipwrecks database". Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Shipwreck sites in the South-East of South Australia 1838-1915, by Paul Clark.
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$25

18401
CLEATOR, P.E.
UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGY

London. 1973. Scientific Book Club. Reprint. 224 PP with 40 figures and 8 chapter headings, plus 16 pages with 34 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Very good. 22.3 x 14.5.
The history and development of underwater archaeology: special techniques, etc...
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$10

31811
CLEATOR, P.E.
UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGY

London. 1973. Robert Hale. 1st Ed. 224 PP with 40 figures and 8 chapter headings, plus 16 pages with 34 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 22.3 x 14.5. 0709133545
The history and development of underwater archaeology: special techniques, etc...
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$15

59920
CLUB MARINE
CLUB MARINE MAGAZINE - Volume 11, No. 2

Melbourne. 1996. Club Marine Australia Ltd. Vol. 11, No.2, April / May 1996. Foreword by Paul Wilson. Edited by Andrew WOODLEY. 96 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
Mystery of the Yongala, by Peter Stone. ... National Fishfinder, by Steve Starling.
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$5

59921
CLUB MARINE
CLUB MARINE MAGAZINE - Volume 11, No. 3

Melbourne. 1996. Club Marine Australia Ltd. Vol. 11, No.3, June / July 1996. Foreword by Paul Wilson. Edited by Andrew WOODLEY. 96 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
The Keppel Islands, by David Colfelt ... National Fishfinder, by Steve Starling.
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$5

36546
COCKCROFT, Barry
FATAL CALL OF THE RUNNING TIDE - Lifeboat Rescues and Sea Dramas

London. 1995. Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Ed. X, 198 PP, plus 16 pages with 20 b/w and 16 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 24.2 x 15.8. 034063524X
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$10

37537
COLLINS, Bruce E.
THE WRECK OF THE PENGUIN

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

63687
COLMAN, Mike & CROPP, Ben
BEN CROPP: Blood in the Water

Sydney. 2006. Park Street Press. 1st Ed. 240 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Top corner of first leaf clipped, o/wise near fine. 27.6 x 23.2. 1876624671
An autobiography told to Mike Colman: spearfishing, shark hunting, diving on shipwrecks, movie producer ... shipwreck museum of Port Douglas.
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$20

61316
COURSE, Captain A. G.
PIRATES OF THE EASTERN SEAS

London. 1966. Frederick Muller. 1st Ed. (8), 263 PP with 3 maps, plus 4 pages with 8 b/w illustrations. Hard cover. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
Piracy from the Gulf of Aden to Japan including the more infamous names of Kidd, Avery, Eli Bloggs, the formidable Mrs. Ching, etc.. The efforts of those who strove to combat them.
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$15

20589
COWAN, Rex
CASTAWAY & WRECKED

London. 1978. Duckworth. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 1 map, facsimile of newspapers & 54 b/w photos. Fp: Facsimile of newspaper clippings. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped), name of previous owner on ffep, o/wise fine. 28 x 22. 0715611453
Wrecks on the Scilly Islands and the Cornwall coasts.
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$10

69072
CRESSWELL, Captain W.R., R.N.
A FEDERAL AUSTRALIAN LIFE-SAVING SERVICE (in The Review of Reviews, 1896)

Melbourne. 1896. The Review of Reviews for Australasia. Australasian edition of June 1896 edited by W. H. Fitchett. XII, (2), 539 to 652 PP. Contains article Page 574 to 581 with b/w illustrations (1 map, 1 painting and 5 b/w photos). Soft wrappers fragile and chipped. Ageing of paper with occasional foxing. Very good copy of a scarce item. 25.5 x 19.7.
A study of the South Australia Service.
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$40

65200
CREW, Gary & WILSON, Mark
THE CASTAWAYS OF THE CHARLES EATON

Melbourne. 2002. Lothian Books. Juvenile edition. No pagination, 32 PP with colour illustrations by Mark Wilson. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 28.5 x 21.5. 0734403437
Wrecked 15th August 1834 on Great Detached Reef, Great Barrier Reef.
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$20

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

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

35410
CURREY, John (editor)
AUSTRALIAN SEA STORIES

Melbourne. 1973. Cassell. Reprint of the 1972 original. Juvenile edition in the "Southern Cross" series. (6), 117 PP with 20 colour and 20 b/w illustrations by Don Angus. Pictorial laminated boards. Near fine. 25.6 x 19. 304939161
Voyage of Disaster (Batavia), by Bruce Edwards. The narrow escape (Endeavour), by Lynne Stronell... The wrong ship (Investigator), by K.A. Austin...
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$10

61320
DAWSON, Major A. J.
BRITAIN'S LIFE-BOATS - The Story of a Century of Heroic Service

London. 1923. Hodder and Stoughton. 1st Ed., with an Introduction by H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, and a Foreword by Joseph Conrad. XIII, 279 PP with 1 plan, plus the Introduction, 1 large folded chart and 32 pages with 82 b/w photos. Hard cover, device on front cover (RNLI Flag). Occasional foxing. Very good. 22.6 x 14.2.
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$25

34299
DAWSON, Major A. J.
BRITAIN'S LIFE-BOATS - The Story of a Century of Heroic Service

London. 1923. Hodder and Stoughton. 1st Ed., with an Introduction by H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, and a Foreword by Joseph Conrad. XIII, 279 PP with 1 plan, plus the Introduction, 1 large folded chart and 32 pages with 82 b/w photos. Hard cover, device on front cover (RNLI Flag). Foot of spine damaged and professionally repaired. Foxing. Good. 22.6 x 14.2.
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$20

60392
DE FOLLEVILLE, Charles
LES TRAGEDIES DE LA MER - Histoire des Naufrages Anciens et Modernes

Limoges. c. 1870. Eugène Ardant & C. Thibaut. 1st Ed. VIII, 9-224 PP. Fp: Le Radeau de la Méduse. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, all edges gilt. Light shelfwear on edges of covers. Lettering on spine partly faded. Endpapers split at gutter. Slight ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Very good. French text. 27.2 x 17.5.
24 shipwrecks: ... Loss of Uranie on the Falkland Islands, 1820. Stranding of Astrolabe in Tonga, 1827. ... Fate of Erebus and Terror under the Command of Sir John Franklin. ...
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$40

19571
DE LA CROIX, Robert
MYSTERIES OF THE PACIFIC

New York. 1957. The John Day Co. 1st US edition. Translated from the French original by James Cleugh. 252 PP. Hard cover, dj. Very good. 21 x 14.
What happened to the Comte de La Pérouse. The whaler Essex sunk by a whale... The riddle of Amelia Earhart's last flight.
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$25

70903
DE VARIGNY, M.C.
VOYAGE AUX ILES SANDWICH (Iles Havai), 1855 - 1869 (in Le Tour du Monde)

Paris. 1875. L. Hachette / Le Tour du Monde. 4 instalments (livraisons 665, 666, 667 & 668) out of Le Tour du Monde, Volume XXVI. 64 PP (209-272) with 38 wood-engravings: 2 maps, 4 headpieces and 32 text drawings (11 of them on full page). Soft covers. Occasional foxing. French text. Near fine. 30.2 x 21.5.
Voyage / Sojourn: 1855 to 1869.
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$70

52256
DEACON, Christine A. & Kevin
AUSTRALIA DOWN UNDER, Exploring Australia's Underwater World

Sydney. 1986. Doubleday. 1st Ed. 272 PP with 8 colour maps, 4 b/w illustrations & many colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 30 x 22. 0868242411
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$10

58259
DEAN, Martin, FERRARI, Ben, OXLEY, Ian, REDKNAP, Mark & WATSON, Kit
ARCHAEOLOGY UNDERWATER - The NAS Guide to Principles and Practice

London. 1995. Nautical Archaeology Society. Reprint with corrections of the 1992 original. X, 332 PP with over 150 b/w illustrations (graphs, maps, drawings by Ben Ferrari, photos...). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 19. 1863132255
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$20

68946
DENMEAD, Doug
SKINDIVERS AND SHIPWRECKS

Melbourne. 1973. Author. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 1 map & b/w illust. (drawings, photos). Pictorial stiff cover (lightly rubbed and a little loose). Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. 21.5 x 13.5. 0909853401
Diving on the shipwrecks off the Southwest coast of Victoria and in Port Phillip Bay.
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$15

21341
DEXTER, Elisha
NARRATIVE OF THE WRECK AND LOSS OF THE WHALING BRIG WILLIAM AND JOSEPH

Fairfield, Wash. USA. 1988. Ye Galleon. Reprint of the 2nd Ed. of 1848. 59 PP, 1 colophon with 5 full page illust. and 2 facsimiles of 2nd Ed. title page in text. Illustrated Eps. Hard cover, gilt illust. and title on front cover. Fine. 26 x 18.5. 0877704171
Wrecked in Oct. 1841 during a storm, on her return to Martha's Vineyard, after a successful whaling cruise (200 barrels of sperm oil & 12 barrels of black-fish oil).
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$40

67560
DILLON, Patrick
LOST AT SEA - An American Tragedy

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

41052
DILLON, Patrick
LOST AT SEA - An American Tragedy

New York. 1998. The Dial Press. 1st Ed. (16), 267 PP with 2 plans. Eps: Map with detail of the Bering Sea and the Aleutian Islands. Hard cover, dj. Signed by the author on title page, "Autographed Copy" sticker on front of dust jacket. Foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 24.2 x 16.2. 0385314213
Sinking of Americus and Altair, two crabbing vessels off Unalaska Island in February 1983. 14 dead. Investigation...
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$15

64387
DIOLE, Philippe
4,000 YEARS UNDER THE SEA, Excursions in Undersea Archaeology

London. 1957. Pan Books. Paperback edition. 192 PP plus 8 pages with b/w photos and a map of the Mediterranean. Pict. soft covers a little browned. Paper ageing. Signature of previous owner on half-title page. Good. 17.8 x 11.
Detailed account of survey & searches in the Mediterranean: Dionysos, Mandia, Cherchel, Narbonne, Saint Tropez.
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$5

57067
DIVING
SCUBA DIVER (August/September 1988)

Sydney. 1988. Scuba Diver / Yaffa Publishing Group. August/September 1988 issue. Edited by Liz CONRAD. 80 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27. 2 x 21.
The President's Power (wreck of President Coolidge, off Santo) / Vanuatu - for the thinking Diver, by Andrew Green. Seas of the Sunshine State. Oman - high voltage diving, by Roly Parsons...
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$10

57070
DIVING
SCUBA DIVER (August/September 1992)

Sydney. 1992. Scuba Diver / Yaffa Publishing Group. August/September 1992 issue "Wreck Diving Special". Edited by Cathie HOLLOWAY & Cassie WELSH. 80 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27. 2 x 21.
Scuba sites: Point Lonsdale, Victoria, by David King. Wrecks, by Max Gleeson, Andrew Green, David King, Mark Warwick
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$10

57066
DIVING
SCUBA DIVER (December 1987 / January 1988)

Sydney. 1987. Scuba Diver / Yaffa Publishing Group. Bicentenary Special issue. Edited by Martin COLEMAN. 88 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27. 2 x 21.
Excavating HMS Sirius, with Graeme Henderson. Albany, a dive into W.A.'s deep south, by Jeff Mullins... Claws, Murray River Crayfish, by Attlia Bikscos...
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$10

57068
DIVING
SCUBA DIVER (February/March 1990)

Sydney. 1990. Scuba Diver / Yaffa Publishing Group. February/March 1990 issue. Edited by Simon LANE. 80 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27. 2 x 21.
No rest at "Wreck Reef" (wreck of Cato and HMS Porpoise of Matthew Flinders), by Frank Richards. Guam and Saipan, Micronesia.
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$10

57071
DIVING
SCUBA DIVER (February/March 1994)

Sydney. 1994. Scuba Diver / Yaffa Publishing Group. February/March 1994 issue. Edited by Cathie HOLLOWAY. 84 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27. 2 x 21.
Scuba sites: Lizard Island, by Cathie Holloway. Ningaloo Marine Park. Fiji's Luscious Isles, by Cassie Welsh.
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$10

57072
DIVING
SCUBA DIVER (June/July 1994)

Sydney. 1994. Scuba Diver / Yaffa Publishing Group. June/July 1994 issue. Edited by Cathie HOLLOWAY. 84 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27. 2 x 21.
Scuba sites: Rottnest Island, by Peter and Margy Nicholas. Diving New Caledonia and Vanuatu, by Andrew Green and Cathie Holloway. Beyond Bali, by Ann Storie.
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$10

60616
DOBBS, Horace E.
CAMERA UNDERWATER - A Practical Guide to Underwater Photography

London. 1976. The Focal Press. 3rd edition of the 1962 original. 204 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (drawings, sketches and 45 photos). Hard cover, dj. Ex Library copy with 3 stamps on title page (recto and verso) and last page. Occasional foxing. Good reading / working copy. 23.5 x 16. 0240509323
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$10

58084
DOUGLAS B., SCOTT, Wm., TAPLEY, Richard ...
THE WRECK OF THE ADMELLA, August 6th, 1859

Mount Gambier, S. A. 1984. The Border Watch. 1st edition limited to 500 copies. Facsimile reprint of the 1859 original report, under the direction of S. Kieselbach. 52 PP with 1 sketch map and 1 plan "courses steered by the Admella". Pictorial soft cover. Note on page 1 signed by S. Kieselbach. Near fine. Scarce. 34 x 21.2.
Facsimile of report No. 19, 1859. Report of Commission appointed by the Governor-In-Chief to inquire ito the Loss of the "Admella"...
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$125

17615
DRAPER, Sarah
SHIPWRECKS

Greenwich. 1992. National Maritime Museum. 1st Ed. in the Maritime Collections series. 32 PP with 9 bw and 45 colour illust. Pict. card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.7. 0948065133
Wrecks of the Mary Rose, the Spanish Armada, the Royal George...
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$15

36767
DURBIDGE, Ellie & COVACEVICH, Jeanette
NORTH STRADBROKE ISLAND

Brisbane. 1981. Stradbroke Island Management Organisation. 1st Ed. 168 PP with 35 figures and 142 b/w photos. Fp: Sand dunes, Main Beach. Pictorial soft cover rubbed with a few creases and a repaired tear, o/wise very good. 24 x 17.5. 0959398309
Natural environment: Flora and Fauna. Social environment: Aborigines, White settlement, shipwrecks, industries.
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$10

16336
DWYER, Barry & BUCHANAN, Neil
THE RESCUE OF ELIZA FRASER

Noosa. 1986. Dwyer & Buchanan. 150th Anniversary Ed. IV, 50 PP with maps, sketches & photos. Pictorial soft covers (stapled) are a little browned around edges, with a few small soil spots. Previous owner's signature (Drury Clarke) on front cover plus his personal notes on the launching of the book stapled on inside rear cover. Signed by the author on the inside front cover, thanking Dr. Drury Clarke, then President of the Queensland Historical Society, for his launching of the publication. Contains 2 loosely inserted relevant newspaper articles. A very good copy. Scarce. 29.7 x 21. 0959078819
Rescue of Eliza Fraser, following the wreck of the "Stirling Castle" with 13 appendices for explanations.
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$70

21927
DYSON, John
SINK THE RAINBOW!, An Enquiry into the 'Greenpeace Affair'

London. 1986. Victor Gollancz. 1st paperback edition. 192 PP with 6 maps & diagrams in text plus 8 pages with 18 b/w photos. Fp: Rainbow Warrior. Pict. card cover. Fine. 21.5 x 13.7. 0575038675
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$5

32360
EASTLAKE, Keith
SEA DISASTERS, The Truth behind the Tragedies

London. 1998. Greenwich Editions. 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.
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$20

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

Wellingborough. 1997. P.S.L. 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.
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$20

36401
EDWARDS, Bernard
THE GREY WIDOW-MAKER

London. 1990. Robert Hale. 1st Ed. 192 PP, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14.2. 0709041918
24 disasters at sea: Grosvenor East Indiaman - Her Majesty's troop-ship Birkenhead - Californian and Titanic... 236,000-tonne Liberian tanker Caribbean Breeze caught in 1985 by the Iran/Iraq conflict.
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$15

17581
EDWARDS, Hugh
AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND SHIPWRECKS & SEA TRAGEDIES

Sydney. 1978. Mathews / Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 136 PP with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Wreck finds on the Gilt Dragon. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 26.7 x 20. 090800110X
Wrecks & events from the earliest Dutch losses to the foundering of the Wahine, the Tasman Bridge disaster and the havoc created by Cyclone Tracy.
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$15

50213
EDWARDS, Hugh
THE BUCCANEER'S BELL

Perth. 2006. Tangee Publishing. 1st Ed. VI, 240 PP with 14 b/w and 54 colour illustrations. FEP: Map of the voyages of De Freycinet and Dampier. REP: Portraits of Dampier, Rose de Freycinet and Louis de Freycinet. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author on page facing title page. Fine. 26.3 x 19.5. 0975793616
Australian expedition of 2001 to the Atlantic, and search for the wrecks of the Roebuck of William Dampier on Ascension Island, and the Uranie of Louis de Freycinet on the Falkland Islands.
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$30

70503
EDWARDS, Hugh
ISLANDS OF ANGRY GHOSTS

Sydney. 1996. Angus & Robertson. 11th reprint of the paperback edition of the 1966 original. (8), 208 PP with 1 map & inset on double-page. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.8 x 12.8. 0207163170
A 20th century scuba diver discovers a 17th century shipwreck & treasure and reveal the final truth about the infamous Batavia mutiny.
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$20

22875
EDWARDS, Hugh
L' ARCHIPEL DES FANTÔMES EN COLERE

Paris. 1989. Editions France-Empire. 1st French edition translated by Jean Guillou & Monique Larue. 290 PP with 5 maps, plus 16 pages with 20 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 24 x 15.2. 2704806357
20th century skin divers discover a 17th century shipwreck & treasure and reveal the final truth about the infamous Batavia mutiny.
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$25

38742
ELDER, Michael
FOR THOSE IN PERIL - The Story of the Life-Boat Service

London. 1963. John Murray. 1st Ed. XII, 135 PP with 1 plan, plus 1 map on double page and 16 pages with 24 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$20

40897
ELIOT, John L.
IN BIKINI LAGOON LIFE THRIVES IN A NUCLEAR GRAVEYARD [in National Geographic Magazine]

Washington. 1992. N.G.S. Vol. 181, No.6, June 1992. Contains article P.70 to 83 with 2 maps, 5 b/w and 9 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25.5 x 17.5.
Wrecks of the Saratoga and Nagato.
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$10

51631
ENDERBY, Jenny & Tony, et al.
SAMOA: Discovering Treasure Island / Mystery Shipwreck in Samoa (in SeaSpray Australia)

Auckland. 2006. SeaSpray magazine. Issue for February/March 2006. Contains articles between P. 80 and 89 with 13 colour photos, plus 1 folded chart in colour of Western Samoa. Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.7 x 21.
Shipwreck off the island of Savai'i: missionary ship washed on the reef in the 1840s.
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$15

63339
ERSKINE, Dr. Nigel
EAST OF INDIA, forgotten trade with Australia (in Signals Quarterly No. 103)

Sydney. 2013. Australian National Maritime Museum. No. 103, June-July-August 2013, edited by Jeffrey Mellefont. 68P. Contains 4 articles between pages 2 and 27, plus page 48 with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Lord Wellesley's Boatman). New. 30 x 23.
Early links between Australia and India. Forgotten Lives: Indian workers in 19th century Australia, by Michelle Linder. Shipwrecks east of India: three-masted ship Ferguson on Ferguson Reef, by Kieran Hosty. By the Sea, drinking Tea, by Mariko Smith.
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$10

30779
EVERETT, Marshall
STORY OF THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC

London. 1998. Conway. 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
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$20

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

Edison, NJ., USA. 1998. Castle Books. 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
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$20

34514
FAITH, Nicholas
MAYDAY

London. 1998. Channel 4 Books. Reprint of the 1998 original. IX, 182 PP, plus 8 pages with 5 b/w and 12 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 24 x 15.7. 0752221736
The real story behind the world's worst maritime disasters.
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$10

65334
FALCONER, William
THE SHIPWRECK - A Poem

London. 1887. T. Nelson. Reprint. XVIII, (20), 21-167 PP with 1 chart, 1 plan of a Merchant-Ship, 12 pages facsimile of journal and 18 b/w plates (all illustrations by Birket Foster). Fp: Vessel lies half buried sideways. Vignette on title page. Blue cloth cover, gilt decoration and title on front board. Spine sunned, worn at head and split on hinges. Note on recto of frontispiece. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 19.3 x 14..
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$10

52082
FARRINGTON, Karen
SHIPWRECKS

San Diego, Ca. 2000. Thunder Bay Press. Reprint. 144 PP with 139 b/w photos. Title spread: Wreck on the Skeleton Coast, Namibia, providing nesting site for local seabirds. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 31.3 x 23.7. 1571451595
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$20

34014
FARRINGTON, Karen
SHIPWRECKS

London. 1999. Parkgate Books. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 139 b/w photos. Title spread: Wreck on the Skeleton Coast, Namibia, providing nesting site for local seabirds. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 31.3 x 23.7. 1902616138
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$20

19665
FARRINGTON, Tony
RESCUE IN THE PACIFIC, A True Story of Disaster and Survival in a Force 12 Storm

New York. 1996. International Marine & McGraw-Hill. 1st US Ed. XX, 273 PP with 1 map, 1 barometer graph & 4 weather maps, plus 10 pages with 19 bw photos. Eps: Location map & sequence of events. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21.5 x 14. 070213674
A rogue storm during the Auckland - Tonga yacht race of June 1994. Foundering of 7 yachts. Rescue efforts by the Royal NZ Air Force, the Royal NZ Navy, the French Navy (Jacques Cartier) and two freighters.
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$30

15413
FAY, Charles Edey
MARY CELESTE - The Odyssey of an Abandoned ship

Salem. 1942. Peabody Museum. 1st abridged edition. XX, (4), 80, (4) PP with 3 maps and 10 pages of facsimile of documents, plus 1 large folded map and 16 pages with 1 wood engraving in 3 colours by Rudolph Ruzicka & 13 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Top corner of front cover rubbed, and top of spine frayed. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 25.7 x 18.
The discovery of the abandoned Mary Celeste on 4th December 1872: aftermath and explanations.
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$30

41624
FERGUSSON, Bernard
CAPTAIN JOHN NIVEN

London. 1972. Collins. 1st Ed. 127 PP. Title page: Sketch-map of New Zealand. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Occasional foxing, light musty smell, o/wise a good copy. 21.5 x 14. 0001921487
Biographical novel. Shipwrecked on Motu Uira, south of the South Island of New Zealand.
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$10

53372
FIDLER, Kathleen & MORRISON, Ian
WRECKS, WRECKERS AND RESCUERS

Guilford & London. 1977. Lutterworth Press. 1st Ed. 124 PP with 7 maps and 20 line drawings. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Ex library copy, with stamps on title page (recto and verso) and last page. Lacks the free fly of front endpaper. Few pages lightly soiled. Good reading copy. 24 x 16. 0718821696
Viking, Mary Rose... Torrey Canyon.
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$15

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

New York. 2003. W.W. Norton & Co. 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 ....
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$15

58042
FOSTER, Dr. Leonie
THE WILD COAST WRECKS

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

69307
FOWLES, John
SHIPWRECK, Photography by the Gibsons of Scilly

London. 1981. Sphere Books Ltd. Reprint of the 1974 original. No pagination, 48 PP with 2 maps and 36 b/w photos. Title page : Glenbervie ashore. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 20.2 x 25.2. 0722136358
The pictorial records of the Gibson family of the Scillies, started in 1860, on tall ships & working boats, steamships & motor vessels.
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$5

21741
FOWLES, John
SHIPWRECK, Photography by the Gibsons of Scilly

Boston. 1975. Little, Brown & Co. 1st US edition of the 1974 UK original. 48 pages with 2 maps & 36 b/w photos. Title page : Glenbervie ashore. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. Oblong: 20.3 x 25.5. 0316290912
The pictorial records of the Gibson family of the Scillies, started in 1860, on tall ships & working boats, steamships & motor vessels.
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$5

21742
FOWLES, John
SHIPWRECK, Photography by the Gibsons of Scilly

London. 1979. Jonathan Cape. Reprint of the 1974 original. 48 Pages with 2 maps and 36 b/w photos. Title page : Glenbervie ashore. Hard cover, gilt device on front cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 26. 0224010530
The pictorial records of the Gibson family of the Scillies, started in 1860, on tall ships & working boats, steamships & motor vessels.
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$5

20233
FRANZEN, Anders
KRONAN, Remnants of a Warship's Past [in National Geographic Magazine, Volume 175, No.4, 1989]

Washington. 1989. N.G.S. April 1989. Includes article from P.438 to 465 with 1 map and 29 colour illustrations (photographs by Bill Curtsinger and paintings by John Berkey). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Sinking of the Swedish warship on 1st of June 1676, by a combined Danish-Dutch fleet off the coast of Öland Island, Sweden.
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$5

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

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

59787
FREMANTLE PORT AUTHORITY
A SUMMARY OF SHIPWRECKS IN AND AROUND PORT OF FREMANTLE, Western Australia (in Port of Fremantle Quarterly - Volume 5, No.1)

Fremantle. 1974. Fremantle Port Authority. Spring - October 1974. 36 PP. Article by Denis Robinson from P.13 to 24 with 1 location map and 5 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 24.5 x 19.2.
Contains also: the Port of Melbourne (Seaports - Vital link in world trade - No. 4).
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$20

47185
GADDIS, Vincent
LES VRAIS MYSTERES DE LA MER

Paris. 1966. Editions France-Empire. 1st French edition. Translated from the 1965 US original Invisible Horizons by R. Jouan. 299, (3) PP with 1 map on double page, plus 4 pages with 8 b/w illustrations. Soft cover, dj (repaired closed tears). Few foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. French text. 19 x 14..
Mysteries at sea (islands, ship disappearances, shipwrecks...). Bermuda triangle and mystery ships.
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$20

63746
GALIPAUD, Jean-Christophe & JAUNEAU, Valerie
AU-DELA D'UN NAUFRAGE . Les Survivants de l'expédition Lapérouse

Nouméa. 2012. IRD Editions / Actes Sud / Editions Errance. 1st Ed. 288 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 24 x 16. 9782877724883
Archaeology and Lapérouse expedition: underwater on the wrecks of Boussole and Astrolabe, and ashore for the survivors and their camps ...
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$55

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

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

47165
GAWRONSKI, J. H. G. (editor)
AMSTERDAM PROJECT - Jaarrapport van de Stichting VOC-SCHIP "AMSTERDAM" 1986/Annual Report of the VOC-SHIP AMSTERDAM Foundation, 1986

Amsterdam. 1987. Foundation VOC ship Amsterdam / Stichting VOC-schip Amsterdam 1st edition limited to 2000 copies. Report No. 3 by Foundation Voc Ship Amsterdam. (2),100, (10 advertisements) PP with tables and b/w illustrations (plates, drawings and plans and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. Text in Dutch and English. 29.5 x 21. 9071690024
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$25

36509
GESNER, Peter
PANDORA - An Archaeological Perspective

Brisbane. 2000. Queensland Museum. Updated reprint of the 1991 original. XII, 60 PP with b/w & colour illust. (maps, charts, paintings & photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 21. 0724244824
Pandora and its historical background on the last voyage, the wreck, its discovery & the excavation on it.
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$15

17762
GESNER, Peter
PANDORA, An Archaeological Perspective

Brisbane. 1991. Qld. Museum. 1st Ed. XII, 59 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (maps, charts, paintings & photos). Pictorial soft cover. Newspaper clipping "The Pandora Story," by Shirley Twist , tipped in on rear endpaper. Very good. 21 x 21. 0724244824
"Pandora" and its historical background on the last voyage, the wreck, its discovery & the excavation on it.
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$15

20203
GIBBS, James A.
PACIFIC GRAVEYARD

Portland, Oreg. 1973. Bindfords & Mort. Second printing of the 3rd edition. 296 PP with b/w illust. (photos, maps & draw.). Eps: Shipwreck chart of this Pacific Graveyard. Pictorial soft cover. Covers a little rubbed with one crease. Faint foxing. Very good. 21.4 x 14. 0832302252
A narrative of shipwrecks where the Columbia river meets the Pacific Ocean.
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$15

37797
GIBBS, James A.
SHIPWRECKS OF THE PACIFIC COAST

Portland, Oregon. 1962. Binfords & Mort. 2nd edition of the 1957 original. (8), 316 PP, plus 32 pages with 67 b/w photos. Eps: maps of the coasts of California, Oregon and Washington. Cloth cover, title and devices on front cover and spine, dj. Small chips to the dust jacket, ageing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$15

68172
GIBBS, James A.
SHIPWRECKS OF THE PACIFIC COAST

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

40407
GIBBS, James A.
SHIPWRECKS OF THE PACIFIC COAST

Portland, Oregon. 1962. Binfords & Mort. 2nd edition of the 1957 original. (8), 316 PP, plus 32 pages with 67 b/w photos. Eps: maps of the coasts of California, Oregon and Washington. Cloth cover, title and devices on front cover and spine, dj (price-clipped). Slight insect damage to the dust jacket. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$10

20670
GIBBS, Jim
DISASTER LOG OF SHIPS

New York. c. 1978. Bonanza Books. 3rd Bonanza reprint (c) of the 1971 original. 176 PP with b/w illustrations. Fp: Passenger liner La Jenelle before & after her shipwreck. Hard cover, cloth spine, dust jacket has a few ships. Faint foxing. Very good. 27.2 x 21. 0517169827
A pictorial story of shipwrecks along the West Coast of North America, from the Mexican border to Alaska.
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$10

17737
GIBBS, Jim
DISASTER LOG OF SHIPS

New York. c. 1978. Bonanza Books. 1st reprint (a) of the 1971 original. 176 PP with b/w illustrations. Fp: Passenger liner La Jenelle before & after her shipwreck. Hard cover, cloth spine. Signature of previous owner on title page. Very good. 27.2 x 21.
A pictorial story of shipwrecks along the West Coast of North America, from the Mexican border to Alaska.
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$5

17242
GIBSON, F. (editor)
THE SAVAGE SEA, Photographed by the Gibsons of Scilly

St. Ives, Cornwall. c. 1980. Author. 1st Ed. 60 PP with 8 colour and 56 bw photos. Pictorial soft cover. Previous owner's signature on first page and his stamp on the inside of front and back cover, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 20.8 x 29.5.
Dramatic photographs of stricken ships. From the Petrellen wrecked at Mount's Bay in 1885 to the stranding of the Ben Asdale at Falmouth in 1978.
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$15

64906
GLEESON, Max
THE VANISHED FLEET OF THE SYDNEY COASTLINE

Sydney. 1993. Author. 1st Ed. 168 PP with 37 b/w and 22 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note on verso of title page signed by the author. Near fine. 25 x 17. 0646136712
The events surrounding the loss of fifteen ships wrecked on the Sydney or Illawarra Coast. Woniora in 1882, Undola in 1918, Malabah in 1931, Birchgrove Park in 1956.
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$20

17598
GLEESON, Max
THE VANISHED FLEET OF THE SYDNEY COASTLINE

Sydney. 1993. Author. 1st Ed. 168 PP with 37 b/w and 22 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17. 0646136712
The events surrounding the loss of fifteen ships wrecked on the Sydney or Illawarra Coast. Woniora in 1882, Undola in 1918, Malabah in 1931, Birchgrove Park in 1956.
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$15

69850
GLEESON, Max & ELLIOTT, Mae
S.S YONGALA, Dive to the Past

Sydney. 1987. Turton & Armstrong. 1st Ed. 80 PP (2), with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Map of North Qld. coast. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing, dust jacket with small chip at top of spine, o/wise very good. 21.5 x 15. 0908031319
History of the Yongala, built 1903, and wrecked in March 1911 off Cape Bowling Green with 120 lives lost. Diving on the wreck...
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$20

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

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

17611
GODDIO, Franck
SAN DIEGO, An Account of Adventure, Deceit, and Intrigue [in National Geographic Magazine, Volume 186, No.1, 1994]

Washington. 1994. N.G.S. Volume 186, No.1, July 1994. Includes article from P.34 to 57 with 1 map & 27 colour illust. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 25.4 x 17.5.
Sea battle of the 14 December 1600, between the Dutch vessels Mauritius and Eendracht and the Spanish San Diego and San Bartolomé off the coast of Luzon. Dives and excavations on the wreck of the San Diego began in 1992.
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$10

51788
GODDIO, Franck & GUYOT DE SAINT MICHEL, Evelyne Jay
GRIFFIN, on the Route of an Indiaman

London. 1999. Periplus. 1st English edition. Translated from the French original by Ludwig von Bomhard and Leonard Harrow. XVI, 351 PP with 10 maps, 11 diagrams, 47 b/w or colour illustrations, 145 photos and 70 plates. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on spine, dj, slipcase. Fine. 34.2 x 24.5. 1902699009
The Route to India, the Griffin, from shipwreck to excavation, the Xreck, from reality to the documents, the history of a cargo, . ...
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$40

21193
GODFREY, Arthur & LASSEY, Peter J.
SHIPWRECKS OF THE YORKSHIRE COAST

Lancaster, UK. 1989. Dalesman Books. Reprint of the 1982 5th impression (original of 1974). 168 PP with 8 location maps, and 36 bw photos. Pictorial card cover. Occasional foxing. Very good. 21.5 x 14. 0852062273
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$20

69625
GRANT, Roderick
THE LONE VOYAGE OF BETTY MOUATT

Aberdeen, Scotland. 1973. Impulse Books. 1st Ed. 87, (5 index) PP, plus 12 pages with 18 duotone illustrations. Hard cover, decorated front, dj. Ex library copy with renewed front endpaper, stamps on title page, free fly of the rear endpaper and remnants of sticker on front of dust jacket. Very good reading copy. Scarce. 21.5 x 14.5. 0901311367
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$40

44609
GREE, Alain
DANS LES GRIFFES DE L' OCEAN - Naufrages et Drames de la Mer, Volume 1

Paris. 1987. Editions Gallimard. 1st Ed. 256 PP with b/w illustrations (charts, drawings and period engravings). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. French text. 24 x 16. 2070602354
15 narratives on shipwrecks and dramas at sea.
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$15

44610
GREE, Alain
LES SURVIVANTS DE L' INFORTUNE - Naufrages et Drames de la Mer, Volume 2

Paris. 1988. Editions Gallimard. 1st Ed. 232 PP with b/w illustrations (charts, drawings and period engravings). Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on preliminary page blocked with white out. Very good. French text. 24 x 16. 2070602478
14 narratives on shipwrecks and dramas at sea.
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$15

17617
GREEN, Jeremy
LOOKING FOR KHUBILAI KHAN (in Geo Magazine)

Sydney. 1984. Australasia's Geographical Magazine. Volume 5, No.4, December 1983-January 1984. Includes article from P.58 to 69 with 1 map and 14 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 23 x 20.3.
Applying a recently developed colour sonar system which detects large objects buried under sand, Japanese maritime archaeologists are probing Japan's Bay of Imari for Khubilai Khan's sunken fleet.
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$10

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

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

18852
GREEN, Jeremy (editor)
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Papers from the First Southern Hemisphere Conference on ...

Melbourne. 1977. Ocean's Society of Australia. 160 PP with b/w illust. (maps, graphs, photos). Pictorial soft cover a little soiled, o/wise very good. 21.1 x 15.7. 0868959645
Maritime archaeology in Europe, New Zealand & Australia: legislation, conservation & preservation.
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$10

68652
GREEN, Jeremy (editor)
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY - Papers from the First Southern Hemisphere Conference on ...

Melbourne. 1977. Ocean's Society of Australia. 160 PP with b/w illust. (maps, graphs, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum"' on title page. Very good. 21.1 x 15.7. 0868959645
Maritime archaeology in Europe, New Zealand & Australia: legislation, conservation & preservation.
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$10

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

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

49804
GREEN, Jeremy, GAINSFORD, Matthew & STANBURY, Myra (editors)
DEPARTMENT OF MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY, WESTERN AUSTRALIAN MARITIME MUSEUM - A compendium of projects, programmes and publications 1971-2003

Fremantle. 2004. Australian National Centre of Excellence for Maritime Archaeology. 1st Ed. Special Publication No. 9. Foreword by Graeme Henderson. XII, 133 PP with tables, 2 b/w and 55 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.8 x 16.8. 1876465301
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$10

42393
GREENOP, Frank S.
COAST OF TRAGEDY

Sydney. 1944. K.G. Murray. 2nd Ed. 256 PP. Hard cover, cloth spine. Spine sunned and with hinges weak, foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise a very good copy. 18.8 x 12.
26 tales of the sea, on the Australian coast and the bordering seas. Wreck of the Trial, mutiny on the Bounty, Seringapatam, the whaler turned Man-of-War, Ben Boyd's empire...
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$10

57540
GREENWALD, Michael
SURVIVOR

San Diego. 1995. Blue Horizons Press. Revised 4th printing of the 1989 original, edited by Steve Callahan and Douglas Robertson. XXIV, 600, (6) PP with 160 b/w illustrations. Fp: drawing by Steve Callahan. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.3 x 18.3. 0931297036
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$40

19521
GROCOTT, Terence
SHIPWRECKS OF THE REVOLUTIONARY & NAPOLEONIC ERAS

London. 1997. Chatham. 1st Ed. XVI, 430 PP. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 24 x 16. 1861760302
Chronicle of maritime tragedies (from contemporaneous publications) listing 1500 ships and covering: the Revolutionary Era 1793-1801, the Era of the Peace of Amiens 1801-1803, and the Napoleonic Era 1803-1816.
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$20

41304
GROSVENOR, Melville Bell
WHITE MIST CRUISES TO WRECK-HAUNTED ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON [in National Geographic Magazine]

Washington. 1967. NGS. Volume 132, No.3, September, 1967. Contains article between P.378 and 419 with 1 plan, 1 map, 4 b/w and 45 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 25.5 x 17.5.
Graveyard to over 600 ships. French outpost south of Newfoundland..
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$5

19032
GROUSHKO, Michael
LOST TREASURES OF THE WORLD

London. 1993. Multimedia Books. Reprint of 1986 original. 192 PP with bw and colour illust. Fp: Research in Egypt. Half title page: Coins on sea floor. Eps: Battle at sea. Laminated pict. boards, dj. Fine. 29.5 x 23.2. 185375126X
Buried treasures of pirates, treasures of sunken ships...
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$15

18582
GUEROUT, Max
THE WRECK OF THE C.S.S. ALABAMA, Avenging Angel of the Confederacy [in National Geographic Magazine]

Washington. 1994. N.G.S. Volume 186, No. 6, December 1994. Contains article P. 66 to 83 with 1 map, 1 b/w photo and 19 colour illustrations by Rod M. Farb. Pictorial soft cover. New. 25.4 x 17.5.
On the wreck of the Confederate Alabama, sunk by the U.S.S. Kearsarge off Cherbourg, Normandy.
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$5

71138
GUEROUT, Max & GRAN
"ESCLAVES OUBLIES", Le Naufrage de l'Utile sur l'ïle Tromelin en 1761

Paris. 2004. GRAN / Groupe de Recherche en Archéologie Navale. 11 PP (printed on recto only) plus 10 PP. Plastic covers, clear front, spiral bound. French text. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Slave ship wrecked in 1761, on Tromelin Island, a dependency of France in the Western Indian Ocean.
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$10

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

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

68087
HAINE, Edgar A.
DISASTER AT SEA

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

35819
HALLS, Chris
AUSTRALIA'S WORST SHIPWRECKS

Adelaide. 1978. Rigby. 1st Ed. 158 PP with 5 maps, plus 8 pages with 14 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Bookplate on front endpaper. Near fine. 22 x 14. 0727009494
Zuytdorp, Star of Greece, Quetta, ...
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$10

37052
HAMILTON-PATERSON, James
THE GREAT DEEP - The Sea and its Thresholds

New York. 1992. Random House. 1st US edition. (14), 300, (4) PP with 7 b/w illust. on full page. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 16.5.
Charts and naming - Islands and boundaries - Reefs and seeing - Wrecks and death... Pirates and nomads (in the Sulu Archipelago).
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$20

64293
HARDY, A. C.
WRECK S.O.S. - A story of how ships are wrecked, how they are repaired and what exists to save them

London. 1944. Crosby Lockwood. 1st Ed. 147 PP with 2 pages of graphs & 9 pages of line drawings, plus 16 pages with 29 b/w illustrations. Fp: "A salvage steamer at work". Orig. blue cloth cover, gilt title spine, dust jacket (price-clipped). Dust jacket has a few nicks, chips, book has a little light foxing and ageing of paper. An otherwise near fine copy and scarce in this condition. 21.5 x 14.
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$40

55921
HARRIS, John
WITHOUT TRACE - The Last Voyages of Eight Ships

London. 1987. Guild Publishing. Paperback edition of the 1981 original. (12), 244 PP with 8 maps, plus 8 pages with 21 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Name of previous owner on half title page. Very good. 17.8 x 11.
The Erebus and Terror of the Franklin Expedition, the Waratah vanishing between Durban and Cape Town, the Joyita mystery in 1955 between Samoa and Fiji,...
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$5

70074
HARRIS, John
WITHOUT TRACE - The Last Voyages of Eight Ships

London. 1988. Guild Publishing. Reprint of the 1981 original. (10), 244 PP with 7 maps, plus 8 pages with 21 b/w illustrations. Eps: Mappemonde with location of the 8 disappearances. Hard cover, title in blind on front cover and gilt on spine, dj. Ageing and foxing of paper on outside edges. Very good. 24 x 16.
The Erebus and Terror of the Franklin Expedition, the Waratah vanishing between Durban and Cape Town, the Joyita mystery in 1955 between Samoa and Fiji,...
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$10

58109
HARVEY, Peter
CLONMEL - Disaster to Discovery

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

46717
HAYTER, Alethea
THE WRECK OF THE ABERGAVENNY

London. 2002. Macmillan. 1st Ed. XVI, 223 PP, plus 8 pages with 16 b/w illustrations. Fp: Peele Castle in a storm. Hard cover, dj. New. 22.4 x 14. 0333989171
February 1805, sinking of East India Company's ship The Earl of Abergavenny, 3 days out on a passage from Portsmouth to India and China.
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$15

69743
HAYWARD, R. A.
THE STORY AND SCANDAL OF HMS MEGAERA

London. 1978. Moorland Publishing Co. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 54 b/w illustrations. Title spread: HMS Megaera anchored off St. Paul Bar. Hard cover, dj. Ex Library copy with sello tapes marks on covers, stamps on half title page and verso of title page, and renewed endpapers. A good reading / working copy. 24 x 19. 0903485303
One of the Royal Navy's first iron-hulled warships (built 1849), the Megaera, in an unseaworthy state, was forced to beach on St. Paul Island in the Indian Ocean whilst en route round the Cape to Australia in 1871. The story of the ship, her last voyage and the survival and rescue of the crew and troops.
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$10

58006
HENDERSON, Graeme
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY IN AUSTRALIA

Perth. 1986. University of W.A. Press. 1st Ed. IX, 197 PP with 65 b/w photos & drawings. Fp: Divers on the platform of a scuttled whale chaser. Hard cover, dj. Ex-Library copy with stamps and marks on rear endpaper, o/wise a nice clean copy. 24 x 17.5. 0855642416
A comprehensive account of archaeological resources in Australia.
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$30

42283
HENDERSON, Graeme
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY IN AUSTRALIA

Perth. 1986. University of W.A. Press. 1st Ed. IX, 197 PP with 65 b/w photos & drawings. Fp: Divers on the platform of a scuttled whale chaser. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on top corner of front endpaper. Name of 8 early wrecks added by previous owner in chapter 3. Foxing spots on first and last leaves, o/wise a near fine copy. 24 x 17.5. 0855642416
A comprehensive account of archaeological resources in Australia.
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$30

58610
HENDERSON, Graeme
REDEMPTION OF A SLAVE SHIP - THE JAMES MATTHEWS

Perth. 2009. Western Australian Museum. 1st Ed. 384 PP with 82 b/w or colour illustrations. Fp: section 12, looking forward. Eps: "Don Francisco" General Arrangement (FEP with a fold for 3 sections). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 17.5. 9781920843991
A French-built snow brig, turned Portuguese slaver, which ended as the trading brig James Matthews, a total wreck in Cockburn Sound.
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$20

58481
HENDERSON, Graeme
THE ROWLEY SHOALS SHIPWRECK SITE: A Progress Report

Fremantle. c. 1983. Dept Maritime Archaeology, W. A. Maritime Miseum. Report. (3), 21, (4) PP typescript (recto only) with 1 figure (No. 19), plus 25 pages for 1 sketch location map and over 18 figures. Stapled card covers in a plastic binder. Very good. 29.8 x 21.
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$15

20685
HENDERSON, Graeme
UNFINISHED VOYAGES, Western Australian Shipwrecks, 1622-1850

Perth. 1980. U.W.A.P. 1st Ed. XXII, (2), 288 PP with 13 fig. (location maps) & 38 b/w plates in text. Title-page: Aquatint of "florishing state of the Swan River Thing". Gilt-engraved hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket a little sunned, signature of previous owner on FFEP. An otherwise fine copy of the scarce first edition. Oblong: 18.7 x 25. 0855641762
Also contains many loosely inserted articles on Dutch shipwrecks.
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$80

62086
HENDERSON, Graeme
THE WRECK OF THE "ELIZABETH"

Sydney. 1973. Australian Society for Historical Achaeology. 1st edition limited to 600 numbered copies (No.282 / 600). No. 1 in the "Studies in Historical Archaeology" series. X, 53 PP with 10 plates & 14 figures. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 21.5 x 14. 0909797013
The riddle of the wreckage found off Cottesloe, to the naming of the wreck.
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$20

19273
HENDERSON, Graeme
THE WRECK OF THE SIRIUS [in Australian Geographic, No. 29, January-March 1993]

Sydney. 1993. A.G.S. Contains article pages 100 to 117 with 1 map, 2 colour illustrations & 26 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
Wrecked on 19th March 1790, Sydney Bay, Norfolk Island.
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$10

37127
HENDERSON, Graeme (editor)
INDIAN OCEAN WEEK 1997 - PROCEEDINGS

Fremantle. 1998. Western Australian Maritime Museum. 1st Ed. XX, 100 PP with 4 figures and 7 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.9. 0730712222
17 papers papers presented in September 1997. Early pilots in Muslim waters, by Rear Admiral François Bellec... The research and locating of the AE2, by Selcuk Kolay... Maritime rhetorics, tourism and the Australian National Maritime Museum...
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$20

66095
HENDERSON, Graeme & STANBURY, Myra
THE SIRIUS - Past and Present

Sydney. 1988. Collins. 1st Ed. 168 PP with tables, 5 b/w & 30 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Title page with dedicatory note dated and signed by Myra Stanbury, co-author. Fine. 19.7 x 13. 0732224470
The Baltic trading ship Berwick, then Sirius of the first fleet, shipwrecked on Norfolk Island. Diving expeditions and preservation of artifacts.
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$30

70283
HETHERINGTON, Roy M.
THE WRECK OF H.M.S. ORPHEUS, New Zealand's Worst Sea Disaster

Auckland. 1975. Cassell. Reprint of the 1968 original. XVI, 158 PP with 1 map & 24 bw illust. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with tiny chips. Faint foxing. Brief note on front endpaper, otherwise a near fine copy. 22.4 x 14.8. 0726937037
The most tragic shipwreck in New Zealand waters, 7th Feb. 1863, Manukau Harbour: loss of 189 from a complement of 258. Appendix with 58 pages on wrecks in N.Z.
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$20

69075
HICKLING, Vice Admiral Harold
ONE MINUTE OF TIME - The Melbourne - Voyager Collision

Sydney. 1965. Reed. 1st Ed. 235 PP with 9 diagrams, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w photos. Fp: The mariners' compass. Eps: Interpretation of events with map reconstructing the collision. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.
10 February 1964: collision between the destroyer H.M.A.S. Voyager and the aircraft carrier H.M.A.S. Melbourne.
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$20

50773
HICKLING, Vice Admiral Harold
POSTSCRIPT TO VOYAGER - The Melbourne - Voyager Collision. A Sequel to One Minute of Time

Wellington. 1969. Reed. 1st Ed. 192 PP. Eps: Interpretation of events with map reconstructing the collision. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise very good. 22.3 x 14.5. 0589004042
Recapitulation of the first enquiry. The second enquiry.
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$15

31327
HIDDINS, Les (Bush Tucker Man)
BUSH TUCKER MAN - Tarnished Heroes - Epic Stories of Bush Survival

Sydney. 1998. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 6 maps, 6 colour and 85 b/w illust., plus 48 pages with 80 colour photos. Illustrated title spread and end papers. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.2 x 21.5. 0733306136
Inland exploration. Wreck of the Stefano. Dutch colonisation of Australia?, and wreck of the Batavia. Mystery and wreck of the Concordia.
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$20

66945
HILL, Chris
LORD HOWE ISLAND: South Pacific paradise on our doorstep (in Australian Geographic No. 28, October-December 1992)

Sydney. 1992. A.G.S. Contains article pages 32 to 53 with 2 maps, 2 b/w and colour 36photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
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$10

39191
HISTORIC SHIPWRECKS
CONSERVING OUR HISTORIC SHIPWRECKS

Adelaide. c.1991. Department of Environment and Planning. 1st Ed. 41 PP with 2 maps and 1 inset, 11 different forms of rig, and duotone illustrations (engravings, photos). Inside front cover: Map of SE South Australia and of Wardang Island. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.3. 0730805176
Legislation relating to shipwrecks and 32 historic shipwrecks of the South Australian coast.
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$5

30723
HOEHLING, A. A.
EPICS OF THE SEA

Chicago. 1977. Contemporary Books. 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 ...
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$15

39758
HOEHLING, A. A.
LOST AT SEA

Harrisburg, Pa. 1984. Stackpole Books. 1st Ed. X, (2), 246 PP with 32 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj (closed tear). Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 15.8 0811709299
New evidence on 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.
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$20

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

London. 1957. Quality Book Club / Longmans, Green & Co. Reprint of the 1957 UK edition. VIII, 184 PP, plus 16 pages with 22 b/w illustrations. Hard cover. Light foxing. Very good. 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..
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$5

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

London. 1957. Longmans, Green & Co. 1st UK edition of the 1956 US original. VIII, 184 PP plus 16 pages with 22 b/w illust. Hard cover. Ex library copy with number on spine and renewed endpapers. Some foxing, paper browned around edges. Good reading copy. 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..
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$5

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

London. 1981. Pan. 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.
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$5

66036
HOGARTH, Christine
SHIPWRECK, Discoveries from our Earliest Shipwrecks 1622-1797

Sydney. 1988. International Cultural Corporation of Australia Ltd. 1st Ed., with a foreword by R. J. L. Hawke, Prime Minister of Australia. 51 PP with 4 location maps,12 b/w & 60 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.4 x 22. 0642123497
The great seafaring saga out of which Australia emerged as a nation. Written in conjunction with the exhibition Shipwreck.
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$5

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

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

47136
HOGARTH, Christine (compiler)
NAVIGATORS AND SHIPWRECKS - Australia's Heritage in Stamps

Melbourne. 1985. Australia Post. 1st Ed., Book 2 in the Australian Bicentennial Collection. 36 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (maps, charts, engravings, painting photos and images of stamps), plus stamp folder in pocket inside front cover. Title page: Silver plate from the wreck of the Batavia. Fp: Detail from the map: Mar del Sur, Mar Pacifico, 1622. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 25. 0642079013
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$10

44635
HOGARTH, Christine (compiler)
NAVIGATORS AND SHIPWRECKS - Australia's Heritage in Stamps

Melbourne. 1985. Australia Post. 1st Ed., Book 2 in the Australian Bicentennial Collection. 36 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (maps, charts, engravings, painting photos and images of stamps). Title page: Silver plate from the wreck of the Batavia. Fp: Detail from the map: Mar del Sur, Mar Pacifico, 1622. Pictorial soft cover. Booklet without the stamp collection. Fine. 25 x 25. 0642079013
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$5

30237
HOLMAN, Gordon
CARLSEN OF THE "FLYING ENTERPRISE"

London. 1952. Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Ed. No pagination, 32 PP with 76 b/w photos. Inside front cover: track of the "Flying Enterprise". Pictorial card cover. Spine lightly rubbed. Near fine. Scarce. 21.5 x 14.
Shifting of her pig-iron cargo, listing, towing and ultimately foundering of this vessel of Isbrandtsen Lines.
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$30

21063
HOLTHOUSE, Hector
SHIPS IN THE CORAL

Sydney. 1976. MacMillan. 1st Ed. (6), 146 PP with b/w illust., plus 8 colour plates. Fp: Map of N.W. part of the Coral Sea. Eps: Map of Torres Strait. Hard cover, dj. Signature of previous owner on half-title page and a little light foxing. Very good. 26.8 x 19.2. 0333210530
The story of the reef and the adjoining Torres Strait and Coral Sea - Torres, Cook, Flinders, Bligh, etc ...
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$20

66494
HOOK, Fiona, PATERSON, Alistair & SOUTER, Corioli (editors)
Program and Abstracts of the 2005 Conference "THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF TRADE & EXCHANGE"

Perth & Fremantle. 2005. University of Western Australia & Western Australia Maritime Museum. October 2005 edition. 94 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Minimal scoring on 5 pages, o/wise near fine. 29.2 x 21. 1740521250
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$30

16315
HORDER, Mervyn
ON THEIR OWN - SHIPWRECKS & SURVIVALS

London. 1988. Duckworth. 1st Ed. 140 PP with 12 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14.2. 0715610163
Shipwreck narratives from all ages (St. Paul to WWII) and climes (Spitzberg to the South Seas).
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$10

61828
HORNER, Dave
THE TREASURE GALLEONS, Clues to Millions in Sunken Gold and Silver

London. 1973. Robert Hale & Co. 1st UK edition of the 1971 US original. XXVIII, 259 PP with text illustrations, plus 32 pages with 53 b/w illustrations (paintings, photos, charts). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Very good. 22.3 x 14.5. 0396063780
"Trinidad" off Southern California, "Las Cinque Chagas" in the Azores, "Nuestra Senora de Atocha" off Florida...
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$25

52925
HOSTY, Kieran
THE MELANCHOLY WRECK OF THE DUNBAR (in Signals No. 79)

Sydney. 2007. Australian National Maritime Museum. No. 79, June-August 2007. 48 PP. Contains article pages 34 to 39 with 1 b/w and 6 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Wrecked off Sydney Heads, August 1857.
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$10

69498
HOSTY, Kieran
VASA 1628, Strange Fate of a King's Warship (in Signals No. 57)

Sydney. 2001. Australian National Maritime Museum. Issue No. 57, December 2001 - February 2002. 40 PP. Contains article pages 25 to 28 with 1 b/w and 9 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Exhibition held 15 November 2001 to 27 January 2002 on her fate in 1628 ... her remarkable salvage and restoration.
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$10

33166
HOWARTH, Patrick
LIFEBOAT - In Danger's Hour

London. 1981. Hamlyn. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Clare Francis. 144 PP with 1 map of the British Isles, 4 cutaways, 5 profiles, 155 b/w and 16 colour illust. Half title page: St Mary's, Scilly Isles, lifeboat on service during the Fastnet Race in August 1979. Title spread: Penzance lifeboat Dora saved the crew of Jeune Hortense, a brigantine wrecked off Eastern Green, Penzance, in 1888. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 30.2 x 22.2 0600349594
Story of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, founded in 1824.
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$20

69778
HUDSON, Kenneth & NICHOLLS, Ann
THE BOOK OF SHIPWRECKS

London. 1979. Macmillan. 1st Ed. (6), 170 PP with 3 plans of ships & 11 maps in text plus 64 pages with 101 bw illust. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum " on front endpaper. Very good. 24 x 16. 0333220927
Record of over 1500 ships / sea disasters from around the world from about 2500 BC to the present.
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$10

65973
HUDSON, Kenneth & NICHOLLS, Ann
THE BOOK OF SHIPWRECKS

London. 1979. Macmillan. 1st Ed. (6), 170 PP with 3 plans of ships & 11 maps, plus 64 pages with 101 b/w illustrations. Hard cover. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper and title page. Remainder mark on bottom outside edge. Very good. 24 x 16. 0333220927
Record of over 1500 ships / sea disasters from around the world from about 2500 BC to the present.
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$5

41289
INGRAM, C. W. N. & WHEATLEY, P. O.
NEW ZEALAND SHIPWRECKS 1795-1960

Wellington. 1961. Reed. 3rd edition of the 1936 original. VIII, 408 PP, plus 32 pages with 121 b/w illustrations. Fp: Rigs of sailing vessels. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Spine of dust jacket a little sunned. Traces of old sellotape marks on inside front and back covers, o/wise a near fine copy. 24.7 x 19.5.
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$40

34565
INGRAM, Chas. W. N. & WHEATLEY, P. Owen
SHIPWRECKS NEW ZEALAND DISASTERS 1795-1950

Wellington. 1951. A.H. & A.W. Reed. 2nd edition of the 1936 original. Foreword by W. C. Smith. 520 PP with 112 b/w illust. Fp: Wreck of H.M.S. Orpheus on Manukau Bar, 7th February 1863. Cloth cover. Covers lightly marked, renewed endpapers. Occasional foxing. Very good. 24 x 16.
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$25

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

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

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

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

30712
JENNINGS, Philip S. & BOSEK, Dany
SHIPWRECKS

London. 1992. Bison Books. 1st Ed. 80 PP with b/w & colour illust. Title spread: Wreck of the Herald of Free Enterprise. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 30 x 23. 0861249288
True stories of all the famous sea disasters: fire, collision, stranding & sinking.
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$5

65994
JENNINGS, P.S. & BOSEK, D.
SHIPWRECKS

London. 1995. Bison Group. Revised and updated edition of the 1992 original. 80 PP with b/w & colour illust. Hard cover with dj (front: The Tempest, rear: Wreck of Argo Merchant). Title spread: Wreck of Herald of Free Enterprise. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 30 x 23. 1858410436
True stories of all the famous sea disasters: fire, collision, stranding & sinking.
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$5

16352
JENNINGS, P.S. & BOSEK, D.
SHIPWRECKS

London. 1994. Bison Group. Revised and updated edition of the 1992 original. 80 PP with b/w & colour illust. Hard cover with dj (front: The Tempest, rear: Wreck of Argo Merchant). Fp: Wreck of Herald of Free Enterprise. Pict. laminated boards, dj. Fine. 30 x 23. 1858410436
True stories of all the famous sea disasters: fire, collision, stranding & sinking.
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$5

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

Canberra. 1998. Boronia Press. 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.
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$20

65238
JEWITT, John R.
WHITE SLAVES OF THE NOOTKA

Vancouver, B.C. 1990. Heritage House Publishing. 2nd printing of the 1987 original. 126, (2) PP with b/w illustrations (2 maps, 17 engravings and 27 photos). Inside covers: colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Occasional foxing. Very good. 21.5 x 14. 0919214517
Captivity between March 1803 and July 1805, by the Indians of Nootka Sound on the West Coast of Vancouver Island.
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$10

63045
JOHNSON, David
TRIUMPH - The Ship that hit the Lighthouse

Palmerston North. NZ. 1981. The Dunmore Press. 1st Ed. X, 142 PP with 1 map in text plus 24 pages with 41 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Fine. 22 x 14.5. 0908564589
The steamer shipwrecked on 29/11/1883 at the foot of the Tiritiri lighthouse which guides shipping into Auckland Harbour. Her subsequent refloating & career.
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$25

58184
JOHNSTONE, Paul
THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF SHIPS

London. 1974. The Bodley Head. 1st Ed. in the Bodley Head Archaeologies series. 135 PP with b/w & col. illust. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). A little light foxing, o/wise very good. 25.3 x 19.2. 0370015797
Study of ships around the world from the Cheops Ship to the Polynesian double-canoes, Ferriby Boats, the Sutton Hoo, the Wasa, Mary Rose and Amsterdam,...
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$5

20661
JOHNSTONE, Paul
THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF SHIPS

London. 1974. The Bodley Head. 1st Ed. in the Bodley Head Archaeologies series. 135 PP with b/w & col. illust. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing, o/wise fine. 25.3 x 19.2. 0370015797
Study of ships around the world from the Cheops Ship to the Polynesian double-canoes, Ferriby Boats, the Sutton Hoo, the Wasa, Mary Rose and Amsterdam,...
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$10

33986
JONES, Dilwyn
BOATS - Egyptian Bookshelf

London. 1995. British Museum Press. 1st edition, in the Egyptian Bookshelf series. 96 PP with 72 b/w illust. (1 map, 9 photos and 62 drawings), plus 4 pages with 8 colour photos. Fp: Artist's impression of the sailing boat of Hatshepsut. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 24 x 17. 0714109754
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$10

41589
JORDAN, D. J.
EAST COAST SHIPWRECKS - A Thematic Historical Survey

Melbourne. 1995. Maritime Heritage Unit, Heritage Victoria. 1st Ed. (6), 303 PP with tables and 29 b/w illustrations (map, sketches, and photographs). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.4 x 20.8. 0730686906
State of Victoria.
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$40

44470
KENTLEY, Eric
DISCOVER THE TITANIC

London. 1997. Dorling Kindersley. 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
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$10

70002
KERSTING, H.
TITANIC, The Sinking that shook the World

Sydney. 1972. Byrnes Publishing. 1st Ed. 93 PP with b/w illust. Stapled pictorial wrappers, a little soiled and creased. Name of previous oxwner at top of front cover, paper browning around edges, o/wise very good. 27.3 x 21.5.
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$35

18350
KIM, H. Edward
A 14TH CENTURY CARGO MAKES PORT AT LAST [in National Geographic Magazine]

Washington. 1979. N.G.S. Volume 156, No 2, August 1979. Includes article from P.230 to 243. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
The wreck of a 14th century Chinese sea-going vessel of Sinan on the South Western coast of Korea.
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$10

68621
KINDER, Gary
SHIP OF GOLD IN THE DEEP BLUE SEA

New York. 1998. The Atlantic Monthly Press. 1st Ed. XVI, 507 PP with 2 b/w illust. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. A fine copy. 23.5 x 15.5. 0871134640
September 1857, wreck of the S.S. Central America, off the coast of Carolina with loss of over 400 lives and 21 tonnes of Gold. October 1989 return of the salvage team with recovered treasure...
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$25

52515
KING, David
THE WRECK OF THE WILLIAM SALTHOUSE (in Heritage Australia)

Canberra. 1988. Australian Council of National Trusts. Volume 7, No. 3, Spring 1988 issue. Contains article from P. 46 to 48 with 1 map, 2 drawings and 4 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 29.5 x 23.
Wrecked at the Rip, Port Phillip Heads, November 1841.
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$10

32307
KIRKMAN, Geoffrey A., & HENDERSON, Graeme
UNDERWATER TIME-TRAVEL - US Ship Rapid wrecked 7 January 1911, off Point Cloates, W.A. (in Geo)

Sydney. 1985. Australasia's Geographical Magazine. Volume 7, No. 1, March-May 1985 issue. Contains article from P.46 to 53, with 1 location map and 9 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28 x 20.5.
A shipwrecked American China trader reveals to a team of scientists from the Western Australian Museum its story beneath the waves. The Rapid was shipwrecked on Point Cloates, W.A., 7th January 1911.
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$10

47159
KLEINGARDT, Birgitta (editor)
WASA

Stockholm. 1983. Statens Sjöhistoriska Museum / Wasavarvet. Reprint of the 1st English edition of 1969, translated from the Swedish original by Alan Tapsell. 48 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 21 x 15.
The saga of the Swedish warship "Wasa": lost and salvaged, life on board, preservation, the decorated man-of-war.
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$10

71380
KONSTAM, Angus
GHOST SHIPS. Tales of abandoned, doomed and haunted vessels

London. 2005. Greenwich Editions. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 1 chart and 7 maps and 95 b/w illustrations. Fp. Laminated pictorial boards, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 22.5. 9780862887384
... An Edwardian tragedy: SS Waratah (1909)... Adrift in the Pacific: the Joyita (1955)...
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$30

36671
KONSTAM, Angus
THE HISTORY OF SHIPWRECKS

New York. 1999. The Lyons Press / Mariners' Museum, Virginia. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Claudia Pennington. 192 PP with location maps, maps and b/w or colour illustrations. Half title page: Loss of HMS Magnificent, March 1801. Title page: Map the Atlantic. Fp: Diver surveying the Highborn Cay shipwreck. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 30.5 x 23. 1558219706
A full-colour guide to the ships and treasures at the bottom of the sea.
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$20

37128
KRAKOUER, Ray
YARNS FROM THE ALKIMOS & OTHER YARNS

Perth. 1999. Author. 1st Ed. 36 PP with 26 drawings. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
Liberty ship launched in 1943 and wrecked on the West Australian coast in 1965.
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$15

40055
LACOUDRE, N.
ELECTRICITE ET ARCHEOLOGIE

Paris. 1987. Valectra / Electricité de France. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 6 tables and many colour illustrations (drawings, graphs and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. French text. 23.5 x 18. 2724000153
Archaeology, and use of electricity (electrolysis) to protect items salvaged from the sea.
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$10

67073
LAMBERT, Nat
RMS TITANIC - Press Out and Build

Woodbridge, Suffolk. 2012. Top That! Publishing. 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).
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$15

66344
LANE, Guy
YONGALA

Brisbane ? 2015. Author. 1st edited by Jane Aslett.. (6), 126, (4) PP. Pictorial soft cover. New. 23 x 15.4. 9781499568301
Historical novel based on the last voyage between Mackay and Townsville of S.S. Yongala and her foundering in March 1911.
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$25

12096
LANGLEY, Martin & SMALL, Edwina
LOST SHIPS OF THE WEST COUNTRY, A Guide to Forgotten Craft from Poole to Gloucester

London. 1988. Stanford Maritime. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 9 head pieces, 16 maps and 123 bw photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.5 x 19.5. 0540074314
Story of the wrecks visible on the coasts of Devon, Cornwall and Gloucester.
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$25

56002
LARN, Richard & Bridget
SHIPWRECK INDEX OF THE BRITISH ISLES - Volume 4: Scotland

London. 1998. Lloyd's Register of Shipping. 1st Ed. Foreword by Colin Martin. (2), XLIII, (479) PP with 12 maps and 60 b/w illustrations (1 engraving and 59 photos). Hard cover, gilt device and title on front board and title on spine, dj. Fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 1900839016
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$90

41254
LARN, Richard & Bridget
SHIPWRECKS - Around Land's End

Penryn. 1989. Tor Mark Press. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 1 map and 34 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (the Dieppe trawler Jean Gougy, 1962). Near fine. 21 x 14. 0850253071
Extreme west coast of Cornwall.
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$10

41255
LARN, Richard & Bridget
SHIPWRECKS - Around Mount's Bay

Penryn. 1991. Tor Mark Press. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 1 map and 29 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (French-built wooden brigantine Jeune Hortense). Near fine. 21 x 14. 0850253268
South coast of Cornwall.
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$10

41256
LARN, Richard & Bridget
SHIPWRECKS - Around the Lizard

Penryn. 1989. Tor Mark Press. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 1 map and 31 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Norwegian barque Gunvor). Near fine. 21 x 14. 0850253063
South coast of Cornwall.
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$10

41257
LARN, Richard & Bridget
SHIPWRECKS - Falmouth to Looe

Penryn. 1993. Tor Mark Press. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 1 map and 33 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (French two-masted schooner Marie Celine). Near fine. 21 x 14. 0850253381
South coast of Cornwall.
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$10

20891
LARN, Richard & Bridget
SHIPWRECKS - St Ives to Bude

Penryn. 1990. Tor Mark Press. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 1 map and 27 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (the St Ives schooner Giles Lang beached deliberately at Maer Lake). Near fine. 21 x 14. 0850253241
North coast of Cornwall.
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$5

14360
LARN, Richard & CARTER, Clive
CORNISH SHIPWRECKS, The South Coast

London. 1976. Pan Books. Paperback reprint. 254 PP, (2 adverts) with 10 wreck location charts in text plus 16 pages with 27 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Ageing of paper, o/wise very good. 19.7 x 12.7. 0330234749
Falmouth, Lizard, Lands End, graveyard of many a ship.
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$10

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

London. 2015. Doubleday. 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
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$15

45943
LARUE, Pierre, PRONER, Raymond et al.
LE PATRIMOINE MARITIME CALEDONIEN - Association Fortunes de Mer Calédoniennes

Nouméa. 1989. Association Fortunes de Mer Calédoniennes. 1st Ed. of November 1989. 32 PP with 1 map, 4 drawings, 10 colour and 16 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. French text. 29.8 x 21.
Shipwrecks in New Caledonia.
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$15

51171
LAYSON, J. F.
MEMORABLE SHIPWRECKS AND SEAFARING ADVENTURES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

London. c. 1900. Walter Scott. 1st Ed. ?. VIII, 9-304 PP, (16 publications), plus frontispiece and 3 b/w plates. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, top edge gilt. Corners of covers worn. Head and foot of spine frayed and worn. Hinges starting. Ex library copy with library plate on front endpaper. Foxing, o/wise good. 19 x 13.
Personal descriptions by the shipwrecked seaman, the passenger, and the adventurer: Lady Hobart, Blendenhall, La Méduse...
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$10

32055
LAYTON, Thomas N.
THE VOYAGE OF THE FROLIC - New England Merchants and the Opium Trade

Stanford, Ca. 1997. Stanford University Press. 1st Ed. XVI, (2), 227 PP with 39 figures (2 maps, facsimile of documents, drawings and photos). Title spread: Frolic under sail. Cloth cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0804729093
Custom-built Baltimore clipper for the Opium trade between Bombay and China. Wrecked with Chinese goods, on the Mendocino coast, North of San Francisco, in the early years of the Gold Rush.
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$20

62778
LE BREÜS, Alain
LE DESTIN TRAGIQUE DE LA MONIQUE - Le cabotage maritime entre Nouméa et les îles Loyauté (1950-1955)

Nouméa. 2011. Fortunes de Mer Calédoniennes. 1st Ed. Preface by Maurice Pelissou. 93, (3) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Laminated pictorial boards. French text. Fine. 27.5 x 21.8. 978746636392
Coastal trader Monique "lost with all hands" (126 people perished) on 1st August, 1953, between the Loyalty Islands and New Caledonia.
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$60

36808
LE CONTOUR, Noël (editor)
LE HONFLEURAIS AUX SEPT NAUFRAGES - Jean Doublet 1655-1728

Paris. 1996. L`Harmattan. 1st Ed. 302 PP, plus 8 pages with 11 b/w illust. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. French text. 21.5 x 13.5. 2738447457
Cod fisherman. Corsair with Jean Bart... Slaver to the West Indies
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$15

50631
LEEK, Bob
COAL HULKS OF PORT PHILLIP BAY

Newport, Victoria. 2006. Bob Leek & Peter Taylor. 1st Ed. 90 PP with 37 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.7. 0975175432
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$20

59287
LEEK, Bob & TAYLOR, Peter
SHIPWRECKS AT WILLIAMSTOWN

Newport, Victoria. 2009. Bob Leek & Peter Taylor. 4th printing of the 2004 original. 33 PP with b/w illustrations (1 map and 6 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Lower corner slightly bumped, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.7. 0975175408
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$5

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

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

69971
LEWIS, Tom
WRECKS IN DARWIN WATERS

Sydney. 1992. Turton & Armstrong. 1st Ed. VIII, 97 PP with 45 b/w illustrations. Inside front cover: Darwin waters. Inside rear cover: Timor Sea and Van Diemen Gulf. Pictorial soft cover. Light bump at top of front cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 25 x 17.5. 0908031459
Stories of misadventure, war, accident & storms which sent ships & aircraft to the bottom.
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$20

19322
LEWIS, Tom
WRECKS IN DARWIN WATERS

Sydney. 1992. Turton & Armstrong. 1st Ed. VIII, 97 PP with 45 b/w illustrations. Inside front cover: Darwin waters. Inside rear cover: Timor Sea and Van Diemen Gulf. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17.5. 908031459
Stories of misadventure, war, accident & storms which sent ships & aircraft to the bottom.
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$25

65279
L'HOUR, Michel & VEYRAT, Elisabeth
LA MER POUR MEMOIRE - Archéologie sous-marine des épaves Atlantiques

Paris. 2005. Somogy éditions d'Art & Buhez 1st edition. Forewords by Renaud Donnedieu de Vabres, Jean-Luc Massy & Eric Morin. 368 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. FEP: Rocky landscape off Brittany. REP: Location map and map of French Brittany and Normandy. Hard cover, title in blind on front board and spine. French text. Fine. 29 x 25.5. 2850568317
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$80

66702
L'HOUR, Michel & VEYRAT, Elisabeth
UN CORSAIRE SOUS LA MER: Les épaves de la Natière, Archéologie sous-marine à Saint-Malo - Volume 2: Campagne de Fouille 2000

Saint Malo. 2001. Edition Adramar. 1st edition. Volume 2: 108 PP with b/w illustrations (charts, maps, plans and photos) and 8 colour plates with 1 drawing and 37 photos. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 29.5 x 21.2. 29511562411
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$35

66703
L'HOUR, Michel & VEYRAT, Elisabeth
UN CORSAIRE SOUS LA MER: Les épaves de la Natière, Archéologie sous-marine à Saint-Malo - Volume 3: Campagne de Fouille 2001

Saint Malo. 2002. Edition Adramar. 1st edition. Volume 3: 108 PP with b/w illustrations (charts, maps, plans and photos) and 8 colour plates with 1 chart, 4 drawing and 41 photos. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 29.5 x 21.2. 2951156242X
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$35

66704
L'HOUR, Michel & VEYRAT, Elisabeth
UN CORSAIRE SOUS LA MER: Les épaves de la Natière, Archéologie sous-marine à Saint-Malo - Volume 4: Campagne de Fouille 2002

Saint Malo. 2003. Edition Adramar. 1st edition. Volume 4: 132 PP with b/w illustrations (charts, maps, plans and photos) and 8 colour plates with 1 plan and 38 photos. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 29.5 x 21.2. 29511562438
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$35

18407
LINDER, Elisha & RABAN, Avner
MARINE ARCHAEOLOGY

London. 1975. Cassell. 1st Ed., No. 7 in the Cassell's Introducing Archaeology series. 95 PP with 43 b/w illust., and 15 colour photos. Eps: Scuba divers and parachute. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 20 x 17. 0304293377
Study of a wreck as a self-contained capsule of history. Tools & techniques. Wrecks in the Mediterranean, Red Sea, Western Europe & the New World.
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$5

41521
LOCKHART, J. G.
PERIL OF THE SEA - A Book of Shipwrecks and Escapes

London. 1928. Philip Allan. Reprint of the 1924 original, No. 3 in the Nautilus Library series. 254 PP. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj (lightly soiled). Foxing spots on outside edges, name and stamp of previous owners on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 17.4 x 11.5.
From the foundering of the Blanche Nef in 1120, carrying William the Etheling, the only legitimate son of King Henry I, to the Wreck of the Birkenhead in 1852 off South Africa, and the Titanic in April 1912.
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$15

69787
LONEY, J. K.
ADMELLA

Geelong. c. 1975. Marine Hist. Pub. 1st Ed., No. 4 in the "Famous Wrecks" series. 20 PP with 1 map, plus 8 pages with 10 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.8 x 13.8. 090924409X
Wrecked on 6th August, 1859, on a passage from Port Adelaide to Melbourne.
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$15

69791
LONEY, J. K.
THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD: Tourist and Historical Guide

Portarlington. c. 1971. Author. 1st Ed. 18 PP with map at centrefold, plus 8 pages with 9 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 20 x 14.3.
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$10

19003
LONEY, J. K.
SHIPWRECKS ALONG THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD

Portarlington. 1967. Author. 1st Ed. (4), 110, (2) PP with 1 location map and 41 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover browned around edges, o/wise near fine. 21 x 14.
Shipwrecks on the Victorian coast, from Point Lonsdale to Portland.
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$15

68991
LONEY, J. K.
SHIPWRECKS ALONG THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD

Portarlington. 1967. Author. 1st Ed. (4), 110, (2) PP with 1 location map and 41 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (rubbed and lightly soiled). Good reading copy. 21 x 14.
Wrecks around Cape Otway from Warrnambool to Barwon Heads.
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$10

19650
LONEY, J. K.
VICTORIAN SHIPWRECKS, All Wrecks in Victorian Waters and Bass Strait, Including King Island and the Kent Group

Melbourne. 1971. The Hawthorn Press. 1st Ed. 10, (III), 177 PP, plus 8 pages with 16 b/w illust. FEP: Key to locations on the Victorian Coast & Inland Waters. REP: 4 location maps (mahogany ship, obsolete vessels..). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.8 x 15.8. 725600454
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$25

58018
LONEY, J. K.
VICTORIAN SHIPWRECKS, All Wrecks in Victorian Waters and Bass Strait, Including King Island and the Kent Group

Melbourne. 1971. The Hawthorn Press. 1st Ed. 10, (III), 177 PP, plus 8 pages with 16 b/w illust. FEP: Key to locations on the Victorian Coast & Inland Waters. REP: 4 location maps (mahogany ship, obsolete vessels..). Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket slightly rubbed. Foxing spots on outside edges. Signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 24.8 x 15.8. 725600454
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$35

48142
LONEY, J. K.
WRECK OF THE S. S. CASINO

Geelong. c. 1975. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed., No. 5 in the Famous Wrecks series. 20 PP with 1 map, plus 8 pages with 15 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.8 x 13.8. 0909244146
Wrecked on 6th August, 1859, on a passage from Port Adelaide to Melbourne.
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$10

18841
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ALONG THE GIPPSLAND COAST

Geelong. 1976. Marine History Publications. 5th edition of the 1968 original. 83, (4) PP with Appendices, Indexes & 1 map, plus 20 pages with 41 bw illust. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 20.3 x 13.4.
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$10

18840
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ALONG THE GIPPSLAND COAST

Geelong. 1973. Author. 4th edition of the 1968 original. 83, (3) PP with Appendices, Indexes & 1 map, plus 16 pages with 32 bw illust. Pict. soft cover. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise fine. 20.3 x 13.8.
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$10

19134
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ALONG THE MURRAY

Portarlington, Victoria. 1976. Marine History. 2nd edition. 21 PP, plus 1 map in centrefold, and 8 pages with 14 bw photos. Pictorial card covers a little browned and foxed, o/wise near fine internally. 20.6 x 13.8. 0909244014
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$10

69783
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ALONG THE MURRAY

Portarlington, Victoria. 1974. Marine History. 1st edition. 21 PP, plus 10 pages with 1 map at centrefold and 14 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 20.2 x 13.8. 0909244014
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$15

58235
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS AT APOLLO BAY

Geelong. 1975. Author. 2nd edition of the 1970 original. 28 PP with 1 map and 14 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.2 x 14.2. 0959985301
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$10

69789
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ON PHILLIP ISLAND

Geelong. c. 1975. Author. 1st Ed. 16 PP with 1 map & 9 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.5 x 14. 0909244138
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$10

69266
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ON SOUTH AUSTRALIA'S SOUTHERN COASTLINE

Geelong. 1972. Author. Revised and enlarged reprint of the 1971 original Wrecks on South Australia's South East Coast. 40 PP, plus 24 pages with glossary and index and 26 b/w photos. Pictorial stiff cover. Stamp of previous owner at top of title page. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 19.8 x 13.9.
Shipwrecks and strandings from Victor Harbour to Port MacDonnell.
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$20

20884
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ON THE GIPPSLAND COAST, Special supplement on Twofold Bay

Geelong. 1968. Author. 2nd revised and enlarged edition. 92, (7) PP with Indexes & 2 maps, plus 20 pages with 41 bw illust. Pict. soft cover. Insect damage on covers, o/wise very good. 21 x 13.5.
Twofold Bay: pages 81 to 91.
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$15

64962
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ON VICTORIA'S SOUTH WEST COAST

Geelong. 1969. Author. 2nd edition of the 1968 original. (4), 43 PP with 5 b/w illustrations (1 sketch map, 1 drawing, 1 photo and 3 headpieces), plus 5 pages with 11 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Very good. 21.2 x 13.6.
A survey of incidents from Victorian - South Australian border to Lady Bay, including Portland, Port Fairy, and Warrnambool.
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$10

39965
LONEY, J. K.
WRECKS ON VICTORIA'S SOUTH WEST COAST

Geelong. 1975. Marine History Publication. 3rd edition of the 1968 original. (1), 39 PP, plus 8 pages with 2 maps and 12 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Very good. 20.2 x 14.
A survey of incidents from Victorian - South Australian border to Lady Bay, including Portland, Port Fairy, and Warrnambool.
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$10

36479
LONEY, Jack
AN ATLAS HISTORY OF AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS, (State by State, Including Maps & Diving Notes)

Sydney. 1981. A. & A.W. Reed. 1st Ed. 120 PP plus 8 pages with 17 colour photos & many b/w illust. & charts. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with lightly sunned spine and a few small creases, o/wise near fine. 25.8 x 18.2. 0589503006
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$25

58095
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SEA MYSTERIES

Geelong. c. 1984. Marine History Publications. 1st edition limited to 500 numbered copies (No. 141). 112 PP with 11 maps, plus 28 pages with 33 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author. Near fine. 21.5 x 17.8. 090919128X
The Queenscliff treasure, wild white women, the Waratah,...
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$20

20801
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SEA STORIES

Geelong. 1985. List Publishing. 1st Ed. 150 PP with b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Very good. 22.8 x 18.2. 0909191344
Shipwrecks, escapes from disaster, Ben Boyd's shipping empire, ...
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$20

58010
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SEA STORIES

Geelong. 1985. List Publishing. 1st Ed. 150 PP with b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Note on title page dated and signed by the author. Very good. 22.8 x 18.2. 909191344
Shipwrecks, escapes from disaster, Ben Boyd's shipping empire, ...
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$30

17146
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SEA STORIES

Portarlington. 1989. Marine Hist. Pub. Reprint. 150 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.8 x 17.5. 0909191344
Shipwrecks, escapes from disaster, Ben Boyd's shipping empire, ...
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$15

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

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

68463
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS, Volume 2: 1851-1871

Sydney. 1980. Reed. 1st Ed. 239 PP with 15 b/w illust. Eps: Map of Australia. Hard cover, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on title page, contents page and page 111. Very good. 24.6 x 18.2. 0589501003
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$15

17642
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS, Volume 2: 1851-1871

Sydney. 1980. Reed. 1st Ed. 239 PP with 15 b/w illust. Eps: Map of Australia. Hard cover, dj (a little chipped. Near fine. 24.6 x 18.2. 0589501003
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$20

55465
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS, Volume 2: 1851-1871

Sydney. 1980. Reed. 1st Ed. 239 PP with 15 b/w illustrations. Eps: Map of Australia. Hard cover, dj (chipped and repaired). Dedicatory note and signed by author on title-page. Very good. 24.6 x 18.2. 0589501003
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$35

19201
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS, Volume 4: 1901-1986

Portarlington. 1987. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. 284 PP with numerous b/w illust., sketches & map. FEP: The four-masted bark Strathgryfe stranded on Yanakie Beach. REP: Stranded Falls of Halladale. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned. Foxing spots on outside edges. Stamp of previous owner at top of title page. Near fine. 24 x 17.6. 909244316
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$25

59835
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS, Volume 4: 1901-1986

Portarlington. 1987. Marine History Publication. 1st Ed. 284 PP with numerous b/w illust., sketches & map. FEP: The four-masted bark Strathgryfe stranded on Yanakie Beach. REP: Stranded Falls of Halladale. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed and with repaired tears. Foxing spots on outside edges. Signed by the author on title page. Very good. 24 x 17.6. 0909244316
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$20

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

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

45012
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIA'S SHIPWRECK COAST AND OTHER STORIES

Geelong. 1991. Marine History Publications. 2nd edition of the 1986 original. 104 PP with 4 maps & 117 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 17.5. 0909244294
Wreck sites, graves, memorials to seamen and passengers...
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$15

17582
LONEY, Jack
AUSTRALIA'S SHIPWRECK COAST AND OTHER STORIES

Geelong. 1986. Author. 1st Ed. 103 PP with 4 maps & 117 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 18.6. 0909244294
Wreck sites, graves, memorials to seamen and passengers...
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$15

17463
LONEY, Jack
FAMOUS WRECKS

Geelong. c.1975. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. (2), 116 PP with 6 maps, plus 12 pages with 23 b/w illustrations. Stapled pictorial soft covers (lightly soiled). Very good. 20.6 x 16. 0909191301
The Mahogany Ship, Schomberg, Admella, S.S. Casino ... R.M.S. Australia.
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$30

17225
LONEY, Jack
LADY BAY WARRNAMBOOL, A Graveyard of Ships

Geelong. 1982. Marine History Publications. Reprint of 1968 original. 20 PP, plus 8 pages with 1 plan & 7 b/w illust. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 20.8 x 14. 0909244103
Wrecks of Lady Bay near the city of Warrnambool.
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$10

45364
LONEY, Jack
LADY BAY WARRNAMBOOL, A Graveyard of Ships

Geelong. 1975. Marine History Publications. Reprint of the 1968 original. 20 PP, plus 8 pages with 1 plan & 7 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 20.8 x 14. 0909244103
Wrecks of Lady Bay near the city of Warrnambool.
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$10

58102
LONEY, Jack
THE LOCH ARD DISASTER

Portarlington. c. 1975. Marine History Publications. 6th Ed. 44 PP with 1 map & 6 b/w illustrations, plus 12 pages with 1 map & 22 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Ageing of paper. Name of previous owner on inside front cover, o/wise very good. 19.4 x 13.8. 095998531X
Wrecked on Mutton Bird Island near Port Campbell on 1st June, 1878.
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$10

59865
LONEY, Jack
THE LOCH ARD DISASTER

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

69784
LONEY, Jack
THE LOCH ARD DISASTER

Portarlington. c. 1972. Marine History Publications. 4th edition of the 1970 original. 48 PP with 2 maps & 3 b/w illustrations, plus 16 pages with 27 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 19.4 x 13.8. 095998531X
Wrecked on Mutton Bird Island near Port Campbell on 1st June, 1878.
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$10

20803
LONEY, Jack
MYSTERIES OF THE BASS STRAIT TRIANGLE

Geelong. 1993. Marine History Publications. 5th edition of the 1980 original. 104 PP with b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.8 x 15.2. 0909131538
Shipwrecks, casualties and disasters in the waters of Bass Strait (in the air or at sea).
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$10

49621
LONEY, Jack
MYSTERIES OF THE BASS STRAIT TRIANGLE

Geelong. 1980. Neptune Press. 1st Ed. 112 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.4 x 15.2. 0909131538
Shipwrecks, casualties and disasters in the waters of Bass Strait (in the air or at sea).
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$15

15115
LONEY, Jack
OLD DAYS AND WAYS ALONG THE SOUTH COAST, Tales From the Surf and Shipwreck Coasts

Portarlington. 1992. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. 78 PP with 1 map & 4 b/w photos, plus 2 pages with 4 colour photos & 28 pages with 57 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine (mint condition). 21.5 x 17.5. 0909191484
Stories and incidents between Queenscliff and Warrnambool.
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$20

17147
LONEY, Jack
THE PRICE OF ADMIRALTY - Ships of the R.A.N., Lost 1914-1974

Geelong. c. 1978? Marine History Publication. 1st Ed. 36 PP with 22 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly soiled, o/wise near fine. 20.5 x 14.3. 0909191115
From the loss of "A1", off Rabaul in 1914, to the loss of the "Arrow", hit by Cyclone Tracy on Christmas Day, 1974.
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$15

21384
LONEY, Jack
SEA ADVENTURES AND WRECKS ON THE N.S.W. SOUTH COAST

Geelong. c.1980. Marine History Publication. 3rd edition. 80 PP, plus 24 pages with 1 map & 44 b/w illust. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 20.4 x 14. 0909244081
Ruins of Bittangabee Bay - Ben Boyd and Twofold Bay - mutiny on the whaling ship Junior in 1857... shipwrecks.
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$15

21372
LONEY, Jack
SEA ADVENTURES AND WRECKS ON THE N.S.W. SOUTH COAST

Portarlington. 1977. Author. 2nd edition. 80 PP plus 24 pages with 1 map & 44 b/w illust. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 20.4 x 14. 0909244081
Ruins of Bittangabee Bay, Ben Boyd and Twofold Bay, mutiny on the whaling ship Junior in 1857... shipwrecks.
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$10

58030
LONEY, Jack
SHIPS AND SEAMEN OFF THE SOUTH COAST

Belmont, Vic. 1980. Neptune Press. 1st Ed. 142 PP with b/w illust. (map & photos). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (chipped). Dated and signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 22.2 x 16 0909131457
Whaling, wreckers, shipwrecks & disasters, tall ships and mosquito fleets.
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$15

68068
LONEY, Jack
SHIPS AND SEAMEN OFF THE SOUTH COAST

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

18833
LONEY, Jack
SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS AT PORTARLINGTON

Geelong. c. 1970. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. 20 PP with 1 location map & 12 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 20.4 x 14.2. 0909191026
Mosquito fleets, Port Phillip Bay trade (cargo & passengers).
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$15

69961
LONEY, Jack
SHIPWRECKS AND SEA ADVENTURES AROUND WILSONS PROMONTORY

Newtown, Vic. 1982. Neptune Press. 1st Ed. No. 1 in the Neptune's Coast Watch series. 85 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft covers with light soiling. Name of previous owner on half title page. Near fine. Oblong: 19 x 22.2. 0909131953
Exploration, sealing and whaling, shipwrecks.
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$20

18838
LONEY, Jack
VICTIMS OF THE CORSAIR ROCK

Geelong. ND 1975?. Author. 1st Ed. 12 PP plus 8 pages with 9 b/w photos. Pict. card cover. Fine. 21 x 13.5. 0909244197
Wrecks on the Rock, off Point Nepean.
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$10

18828
LONEY, Jack
WRECK - 1891, and Other Maritime Memories

Geelong. 1992. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. 121 PP with 1 map & 2 b/w illustrations, plus 32 pages with 69 b/w illustrations (including 6 maps). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 17.5. 0909191492
Major wrecks on the South Western Victorian coast in the year 1891: W.D. Godfrey, Joseph H. Scammell, Gambier, Fiji,...
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$10

57977
LONEY, Jack
WRECK - 1891, and Other Maritime Memories

Geelong. 1992. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. 121 PP with 1 map & 2 b/w illustrations, plus 32 pages with 69 b/w illustrations (including 6 maps). Pictorial soft cover. Signed on title page by the author. Fine (mint condition). 21.5 x 17.5. 0909191492
Major wrecks on the South Western Victorian coast in the year 1891: W.D. Godfrey, Joseph H. Scammell, Gambier, Fiji,...
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$25

58061
LONEY, Jack
WRECK AND RESCUE AT PORT PHILLIP HEADS

Queenscliff. 1989. The Queenscliffe Lifeboat Preservation Society. 1st Ed. (3), III, 50 PP with 1 map and 20 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author on title page. Fine. 19.8 x 13. 0731658981
Operations & history of the Queenscliffe Lifeboat Service.
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$20

62669
LONEY, Jack
WRECK OF THE LY-EE-MOON

Geelong. c. 1976?. Marine History Publication. 1st Ed. No pagination, 24 PP with 1 map and 14 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.4 x 14.5. 0909244235
Shipwrecked below the lighthouse of Green Cape on 31st May, 1886.
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$10

18829
LONEY, Jack
WRECKERS, SMUGGLERS AND PIRATES, In South Eastern Australian Waters

Portarlington. 1989. Marine History. 1st Ed. VI, 106 PP with 4 maps & 80 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 17.8. 0909191395
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$20

18988
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ALONG THE GIPPSLAND COAST

Geelong. 1985. Marine History Publications. 7th edition of the 1968 original. 82, (10) PP with Appendices, Indexes & 1 map, plus 20 pages with 37 b/w illust. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 20.3 x 14.5. 0909244278
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$15

19000
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ALONG THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD

Portarlington. 1988. Marine History Publications. 9th edition of the 1967 original. 138 PP with 4 location maps, plus 16 pages with 29 b/w illust. (2 maps). Pict. soft cover. Fine. 22 x 15. 959985387
Shipwrecks on the Victorian coast, from Point Lonsdale to Portland.
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$10

19001
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ALONG THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD

Portarlington. 1976. Marine History Publications. 6th Ed. of the 1967 original. 138 PP with 4 location maps, plus 16 pages with 29 b/w illust. (2 maps). Pict. soft cover. Fine. 22 x 15. 0959985387
Shipwrecks on the Victorian coast, from Point Lonsdale to Portland.
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$10

58005
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ALONG THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD

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

58110
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS IN PORT PHILLIP BAY

Geelong. c. 1975. J. K. Loney. 1st Ed. 29, (3 index) PP with 1 map, plus 8 pages with 15 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.5 x 14. 0959985379
Wrecks in the Rip combined with Wrecks in Port Phillip Bay.
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$10

18834
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS IN THE RIP

Geelong. c. 1975. Marine History Publications. 4th Ed. 44 PP with 1 map, plus 12 pages with 1 plan & 22 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. fine. 21 x 14.2. 0909191042
Wrecks between Point Lonsdale and Point Nepean.
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$10

19341
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS IN THE RIP AND PORT PHILLIP BAY

Geelong. 1978?. Marine History Publications. Combined edition. 73 PP, plus 20 pages with 34 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers soiled. Very good. 19 x 15.
Combined issue of his previous works: "Wrecks in "The Rip", and "Wrecks in Port Phillip Bay"
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$10

20800
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ON THE NEW SOUTH WALES COAST

Yarram. 1993. Oceans Enterprises. 1st Ed. 166, (12 Indexes) PP with 56 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22 x 15. 0646110810
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$20

18994
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ON THE N.S.W. NORTH COAST

Geelong. 1976. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. 135 PP, plus 20 pages with 1 map & 32 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 20.8 x 14.2. 0909244170
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$15

58108
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ON THE N.S.W. NORTH COAST

Geelong. 1978. Marine History Publications. 1st reprint in June 1978 of the 1976 original. 135 PP, plus 20 pages with 1 map & 32 bw illust. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 20.8 x 14.2. 0909244170
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$10

22047
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ON THE SOUTH AUSTRALIAN COAST (Including Kangaroo Island)

Yarram. 1993. Lonestone Press. 1st Ed. 165 PP (11 Index) with 7 maps & 103 b/w illust. in text. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22 x 15. 0646147447
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$20

43290
LONEY, Jack & STONE, Peter
THE AUSTRALIA RUN - Volume 6 in Australian Shipwrecks

Benalla, Vic. 2000. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed, Volume 6, in Australian Shipwrecks series. (10), 318, (32 indexes) PP with 1 graph, 20 maps & location maps, and over 106 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.8 x 18.5. 0909191530
Ships lost in the run between Great Britain and Australia.
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$75

14297
LONEY, J.K.
WRECKS ON THE SOUTH COAST OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Geelong. 1975. Author. 4th Ed. 54 PP, (4 index), plus 25 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise a very good copy. 20.5 x 14.
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$20

20876
LONSDALE, Adrian L. & KAPLAN, H.R.
A GUIDE TO SUNKEN SHIPS IN AMERICAN WATERS

Arlington, Virginia, USA. 1964. Compass Publications. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 189 PP with 2 maps/charts, 8 tables & 19 bw photos. Fp: Barkentine wrecked on reef is swamped and dashed by pounding surf. Cloth cover is very good, dust jacket rubbed and stained. Internally very clean and good. 22.3 x 15.
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$25

14740
LORD, Walter
A NIGHT TO REMEMBER - Illustrated Edition

London. 1978. Penguin Books. 1st paperback edition. Reprint of the 1976 illustrated edition (original of 1956). 232 PP with b/w illustrations. Title-page: Painting of Titanic steaming at night. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 24.5 x 18.5. 0140047573
The sinking of the Titanic on the night of 14th April, 1912.
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$20

46006
LOVE, Don
SHIPWRECKS ON THE EAST GIPPSLAND COAST

Meerlieu, Victoria. 2003. Author. 1st Ed. VIII, 180, (1) PP with 4 maps, 22 sketches or plans and 60 b/w illustrations. Eps: Chart Port Phillip to Gabo Island. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 18. 097507010X
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$35

65278
LUSITANIA
LUSITANIA TORPEDOED (in Great Newspapers Reprinted)

London. 1972. Great Newspapers Reprinted / Peter Way Ltd. Reprint of "The Daily Mirror", Saturday, May 8, 1915. 16 PP with b/w illustrations and a 4 pages pictorial wrapper "PGNR No. 14". Fine. 37 x 29.
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$15

52004
LYNCH, Don
TITANIC, An Illustrated History

London. 1992. Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Ed. 228 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (ephemera, 1 folded cutaway, photos...) and paintings by Ken Marschall. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Dust jacket chipped around edges. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine internally. 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.
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$25

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

London & Toronto. 2003. Hodder & Stoughton / Madison Press Books. 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.
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$20

14812
LYON, Eugene & MATHERS, William
TRACK OF THE MANILA GALLEONS and NUESTRA SENORA DE LA CONCEPCION (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1990. National Geographic Society. Volume 178, No.3, Sept. 1990. Articles from Pages 2 to 53 with 2 maps and 53 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25.5 x 17.5.
Trade route between Acapulco and the Philippines. The wreck of the galleon in 1638 on Saipan.
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$5

16317
McCANN, Leonard G.
THE HONORABLE COMPANY'S BEAVER

Vancouver, B.C. 1980. Vancouver Museum. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 61 b/w illustrations (facsimile of documents, photos, ..). Pictorial card covers a little foxed, o/wise near fine. 28 x 21.5.
Life of the little paddle-wheeler Beaver which operated on the waters of the Pacific coast of Northwest America. Built in 1835 for the Hudson's Bay Company and wrecked in July 1888, at the entrance of Vancouver Harbour.
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$10

19437
McCARTHY, Mike (editor)
IRON SHIPS & STEAM SHIPWRECKS

Fremantle. 1985?. W.A. Maritime Museum. 1st Ed. 267 PP with bw illust. (drawings, maps, plans and photos). Illustrated title page. Pictorial soft cover (a little worn). Former owner's stamp on title-page, o/wise very good. 29.6 x 21. 0730915212
46 Papers presented from the First Australian Seminar on the management of Iron Vessels & Steam Shipwrecks. This seminar was held in April/May 1985, at the same time as the excavation and removal of the engine of the S.S. Xantho.
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$25

61839
McCORMICK, Donald
BLOOD ON THE SEA - The Terrible Story of the Yawl Mignonette

London. 1962. Frederick Muller. 1st Ed. 158 PP with 1 map, plus 4 pages with 5 b/w illust. Fp: Map showing voyage of the Mignonette's dinghy. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped and with a few small closed tears), o/wise a near fine copy. 20.2 x 13.5.
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$20

70264
McDOWELL, Bart
CARTAGENA NIGHTS (in National Geographic Magazine, Volume 175, No.4, 1989)

Washington. 1989. N.G.S. April 1989. Includes article from P.494 to 509 with colour illustrations (4 maps and 13 photos by O. Louis Mazzatenta.). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Historic Colombian port and fortress of the Spanish Main.
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$5

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

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

45116
McHUGH, Evan
SHIPWRECKS - Australia's Greatest Maritime Disasters

Melbourne. 2003. Viking / Penguin. 1st Australian edition. XVI, 336 PP with maps 1 compass rose, 13 headpieces and 15 maps, plus 16 pages with 16 colour and 17 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15. 0670040193
13 shipwrecks: Trial in 1622 - Batavia in 1629 - Sydney Cove in 1797 - Stirling Castle in 1836 - Cataraqui in 1845 ... Sydney to Hobart yacht race of 1998.
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$20

42644
McKAY, Gary
TRACY - The Storm that Wiped out Darwin on Christmas Day 1974

Sydney. 2001. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. XV, 213 PP with 1 b/w photo, 1 map, 1 sketch and 1 plan of Darwin, plus 8 pages with 16 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15. 1865085588
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$10

36079
McKEE, Alexander
FROM MERCILESS INVADERS - The Defeat of the Spanish Armada

London. 1987. Souvenir Press. 2nd edition of the 1963 original, completely revised and reset, with additional material. 288 PP with 1 map and 2 line figures, plus 16 pages with 23 b/w illust. Eps: Map of the Channel with Armada campaign. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0285627953
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$10

69001
McKEE, Alexander
HOW WE FOUND THE MARY ROSE

London. 1982. Souvenir Press. 1st paperback edition. 144 PP with b/w illustrations (plans, sketches, photos), plus 16 pages with 37 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on half title page, ex-library stamps on half title page, title page & rear endpapers, shelf number at lower corner of front cover. Contents clean and still a very good copy. 23 x 17.5. 0285625446
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$10

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

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

19486
MACKENZIE, Margaret E.
SHIPWRECKS, Being the Historical Account of Shipwrecks along the Victorian Coast from Cape Otway to Port Fairy 1836-1914

Melbourne. 1964. National Press. 3rd Ed. 136 PP, plus 8 pages with 15 b/w illust. including 1 map on double-page. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing. Very good. 18.5 x 12.5.
From the Mahogany Ship to the Falls of Halladale.
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$15

42743
McNIVEN, Ian J., RUSSELL, Lynette &, SCHAFFER, Kay (editors)
CONSTRUCTIONS OF COLONIALISM - Perspectives on Eliza Fraser's Shipwreck

London. 1998. Leicester University Press. Paperback edition. VIII, (2), 192 PP with 3 maps and 8 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Light foxing, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 15.3. 0718501713
Wreck of the Stirling Castle.
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$30

33675
MALSTER, Robert
SAVED FROM THE SEA - The story of life-saving services on the East Anglian coast

Lavenham. 1974. Terence Dalton. 1st Ed. 296 PP with 138 b/w illust. FEP: Map of the Suffolk & Essex lifeboat stations. REP: Map of the Norfolk lifeboat stations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 23.2 x 17.8. 0900963328
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$20

57616
MARDEN, Luis
WRECK OF H.M.S. PANDORA, found on Australia's Great Barrier Reef (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1985. N.G.S. Volume 168, No. 4, October 1985. Contains article between pages 422 and 451 with 1 map and 2 b/w and 25 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine lightly rubbed. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
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$10

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

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

43119
MARRIOTT, John
DISASTER AT SEA

London. 1987. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 176 PP with 30 maps & plans, and 49 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 23.5 x 15.7. 0711017379
Lloyds of London. The British Search and Rescue Organisation. Shipwrecks: Victoria and Camperdown, Andrea Doria and Stockholm, Titanic... The 1979 Fastnet Race.
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$10

17160
MARRIOTT, John
DISASTER AT SEA

London. 1989. Arrow Books. Reprint of the 1987 original. 288 PP with 30 maps & plans, plus 8 pages with 16 bw illust. Pictorial soft cover. Good. 17.8 x 11. 99602903
Lloyds of London. The British Search and Rescue Organisation. Shipwrecks: Victoria and Camperdown, Andrea Doria and Stockholm, Titanic... The 1979 Fastnet Race.
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$5

42485
MARRIOTT, John
DISASTER AT SEA

New York. 1987. Hippocrene Books. 1st US edition. 176 PP with 30 maps & plans, and 49 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Dust jacket is a little browned near spine, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 15.7. 087052450X
Lloyds of London. The British Search and Rescue Organisation. Shipwrecks: Victoria and Camperdown, Andrea Doria and Stockholm, Titanic... The 1979 Fastnet Race.
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$10

22646
MARRIOTT, John
DISASTER AT SEA

London. 1996. Promotional Reprint Company. Reprint of the 1987 original. 176 PP with 30 maps & plans & 49 b/w illust. Laminated boards, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 15.7. 1856483487
Lloyds of London. The British Search and Rescue Organisation. Shipwrecks: Victoria and Camperdown, Andrea Doria and Stockholm, Titanic... The 1979 Fastnet Race.
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$10

47393
MARRIOTT, Leo
TITANIC

London. 1998. Promotional Reprint Book Company. 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
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$15

20827
MARRIOTT, Leo
TITANIC

London. 1997. Promotional Reprint Book Company. 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
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$15

37381
MARSDEN, Peter
BOOK OF SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS

London. 1997. B. T. Batsford Ltd. 1st Ed., in the English Heritage series. 128 PP with 90 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 11 colour plates. Pictorial card cover. Fine 24.6 x 18.7. 03475366
Maritime archaeology in Britain... Roman ship found in London. The First British Navy of the 2nd century A. D.
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$25

17573
MARSDEN, Peter
DE LAATSTE REIS VAN DE AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam. 1974. De Boer Maritieme Handboeken. 1st Dutch edition. 248 PP with 90 illust. in text. Dark green gilt-decorated cloth cover, dj (closed tear). 4 pages with blurred printing, not affecting legibility, o/wise an excellent copy. Dutch text. 25.5 x 18. 9022819167
The ill-fated voyage of the Amsterdam, wrecked near Hastings on 23 January, 1749.
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$10

67259
MARSDEN, Peter
SEALED BY TIME - The Loss and Recovery of the Mary Rose

Portsmouth, UK. 2003. The Mary Rose Trust Ltd. 1st Ed. XIV, 194 PP with 18 headpieces and 140 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 22 colour plates. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 30.2 x 21.5. 0954402901
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$35

17574
MARSDEN, Peter
THE WRECK OF THE AMSTERDAM

New York. 1975. Stein & Day. 1st US Ed. (4), 290 PP with 41 figures, plus 24 pages with 52 b/w photos. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (chipped & rubbed). Some foxing. Very good. 24 x 15.5. 0812817605
The ill-fated voyage of the Amsterdam, wrecked near Hastings on the 23 January, 1749.
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$10

37131
MARSDEN, Peter
THE WRECK OF THE AMSTERDAM

London. 1974. Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 287 PP with 41 figures, plus 24 pages with 52 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24 x 15.5. 009119850X
The ill-fated voyage of the Amsterdam, wrecked near Hastings on the 23 January, 1749.
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$15

68604
MARSDEN, Peter
THE WRECK OF THE AMSTERDAM

London. 1974. Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 287 PP with 41 figures, plus 24 pages with 52 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Stamps of "R.A.N. Education Service" on endpapers (blocked out on FEP) and of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. 24 x 15.5. 009119850X
The ill-fated voyage of the Amsterdam, wrecked near Hastings on the 23 January, 1749.
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$5

56136
MARTIN, Colin
FULL FATHOM FIVE, Wrecks of the Spanish Armada

London. 1975. Chatto & Windus. 1st UK Ed. 288 PP with 15 maps and plans, plus 4 pages with 7 colour photos & 16 pages with 26 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Name of previous owner on title page. Light foxing around page edges, o/wise near fine. 21.7 x 15. 0701120711
Dives on wrecks of the Spanish Armada, giving clues to comprehend the defeat: Spanish guns, weather, seamanship...
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$20

10561
MARX, Robert F.
SHIPWRECKS IN THE AMERICAS

New York. 1987. Dover. Revised edition of the 1971 original. XXII, 482, (18 publications) PP with 10 b/w illustrations, plus 36 pages with 63 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Creases on front cover and foot of spine rubbed. Faint foxing on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 13.5. 048625514X
Information on history of salvage, location, surveying, excavating on site. Guide to major shipwrecks in the Western Hemisphere.
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$10

19424
MARX, Robert F. & Jenifer
THE SEARCH FOR SUNKEN TREASURE - Exploring the World's Great Shipwrecks

Sydney. 1993. Random House. 1st Australian edition. 192 PP profusely illustrated with mostly colour photos. Fp: A diver with a pot recovered form a sixth-century Etruscan shipwreck. Title page: A Chinese ocean-going trading ship. Half title page: Gold and silver coins washed ashore off the Panama coast. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 22. 0091828147
The discovery of famous wrecks from around the world, the HMS Bounty, the Andrea Doria, the Titanic and the Mary Rose, etc.. Salvage operations and recovery of artifacts, many of them priceless pieces of jewellery, pottery, coins...
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$20

67128
MARY ROSE
The MARY ROSE Drama

Portsmouth. 1981. The Mary Rose Society / Trust. 5 brochures. 1- The Mary Rose Society, Occasional Paper No. 1 of June 1981 (signed by Nigel Walter, co-editor): 12 PP with 2 organisation charts. 2 - The Mary Rose Society, Occasional Paper No. 2 of October 1981 (signed by Nigel Walter co-editor): 12 PP with 1 sketch map of "The Battle of Spithead, 19th July 1545'' and 1 drawing of the Mary Rose. 3 - The Mary Rose drama: 3 folds flyer with 15 b/w illustrations. 4 - Progress Report 15th September 1981: 2 PP. 5 - Bulletin of The Mary Rose Trust, No. 14 of October 1981: 4 PP with 2 b/w illustrations. 6 - Catalogue "Mary Rose Trading Ltd", for Autumn 1981: 4 PP. Near fine. 29.5 x 21.
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$15

31148
MASEFIELD, John
A MAINSAIL HAUL

London. 1987. Grafton Books. Reprint of the 1954 edition (reissue of the 1913 revised and enlarged edition with two new pieces), based on the 1905 original. 128 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 21.6 x 13.5. 0246131772
Exploits of ships and men.
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$5

35560
MASTERS, David
CRIMES OF THE HIGH SEAS

London. 1936. Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st Ed. 280 PP, plus 8 plates with 12 b/w photos. Fp: Ships laid up in the River Dart during the great slump. Cloth cover. Some foxing, covers rubbed at hinges, short note on front endpaper, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.
Underwriters against shipowners or operators trying to cheat them through fraudulent fires, shipwrecks...
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$10

17223
MASTERS, David
S.O.S. A BOOK OF SEA ADVENTURE

London. 1937. Eyre and Spottiswoode. Reprint of the 1933 original. (10), 340 PP plus 14 plates with 15 b/w photos. Fp: Vice-Admiral Evans. Cloth cover has light speckling and a few marks and spine is very sunned. Paper is ageing somewhat but still a very clean copy internally. 22.3 x 14.5.
Fire at sea, shipwreck, exploding volcano.
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$15

45907
MASTERS, David
S.O.S. A BOOK OF SEA ADVENTURE

London. 1937. Eyre and Spottiswoode. Reprint of the 1933 original. (10), 340 PP plus 14 plates with 15 b/w photos. Fp: Vice-Admiral Evans. Rebacked copy, cloth cover. Lacks the half title page. Ageing and foxing of paper. Very good internally. 22.3 x 14.5.
Fire at sea, shipwreck, exploding volcano.
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$10

65011
MATHER, Patricia (editor)
A TIME FOR A MUSEUM: The History of the Queensland Museum 1862-1986

Brisbane. 1986. Queensland Museum. 1st Ed. Volume 24 of the "Memoirs of the Queensland Museum". Preface by the Honorable Peter McKechnie. X, 386 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 18.5. 0724216456
... Chapter 10: People and lifestyle / Anthropology, by M.C. Quinnell. Chapter 12: Pandora Box / Maritime Archaeology, by R. A. Coleman.
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$25

56383
MATHEWSON R. Duncan, III
ARCHAEOLOGICAL TREASURE: The Search for NUESTRA SENORA DE ATOCHA

Woodstock, Vermont. 1985. Seafarers Heritage Library. 2nd printing in July 1985 of the January 1980 original. (2), XXIV, 171 PP with 3 tables, 13 figures, and b/w illustrations (5 portraits & 31 plates). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.3 x 20.8. 0916149005
The world's greatest treasure hunt.
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$30

19899
MATHEWSON, R. Duncan, III
TREASURE OF THE ATOCHA - Sixteen Dramatic Years in Search of the Historic Wreck

London. 1986. Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st UK Ed. 160 PP with many b/w illust., plus 64 pages of coloured illust. Eps: Chart of Dry Tortugas, Key West. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Faint foxing on top outside edge, o/wise fine. 23.6 x 15.8. 0283994215
The world's greatest treasure hunt by the team of archaeologists, scientists, historians & divers working on the wreck of the Nuestra Senora de Atocha.
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$20

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

London. 2011. Arcturus Publishing Ltd. 1st Arcturus edition. 208 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.6 x 21. 9781848377639
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$15

35970
MATZ, Erling
VASA

Stockholm. 2006. Vasa Museum. English edition, translated from the Swedish original by Interverbum. 48 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (photos, drawings, maps). Inside back cover: Location map of the Vasa Museum. Illustrated soft cover. Near fine. 24 x 16.7. 9185268372
Her fate in 1628, her remarkable salvage and restoration.
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$15

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

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

68920
MEARNS, David L.
LOST & FOUND - The Epic Search for HMAS Sydney Wreck (in the Weekend Australian Magazine)

Sydney. 2017. Nationwide News. Issue July 22-23, 2017. 60 PP. Contains article pages 28 to 31 with 2 colour and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft wrappers. Fine. 27.5 x 22.3.
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$5

57057
MEARNS, David L.
THE SEARCH FOR THE SYDNEY

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

48744
MEW, F.
BACK OF THE WIGHT

Isle of Wight. 1982. The Country Press. 10th impression. Reprint with additions to the 1934 original. (10), 116 PP, plus 12 b/w photos. Fp: Wreck of the Clarendon. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 21.7 x 13.5.
Yarns of wrecks and smuggling.
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$15

32136
MEW, F.
BACK OF THE WIGHT

Isle of Wight. 1965. The Country Press. 5th impression. Reprint with additions to the 1934 original. (10), 116 PP, plus 12 b/w photos. Fp: Wreck of the Clarendon. Cloth cover, dj. Small pieces missing from dust jacket, dedicatory note on front endpaper, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.
Yarns of wrecks and smuggling.
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$10

22388
MILLER, David.
THE WRECK OF THE ISABELLA

Annapolis. 1995. Naval Institute Press. 1st US edition. XII, 259 PP with 8 tables, 2 maps, 2 plans & 2 family trees, plus 8 pages with 7 bw photos. Eps: map of the Falkland Islands. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 24 x 15.8. 1557507686
Wreck on the Falkland Islands, of the Merchant Brig Isabella. Rescue of the castaways by the American sealing brig Nanina. Great Britain and the USA being then at war, the British took over the US ship, aftermath...
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$20

69127
MILLER, William H.
DOOMED SHIPS. Great Ocean Liner Disasters

New York. 2006. Dover. 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.
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$30

63677
MOIR, Peter & CRAWFORD, Ian
CLYDE SHIPWRECKS

Wemyss Bay. 1988. Moir.Crawford. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 37 location maps (in colour) with insets, 5 coloured plans, and b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, photos). Inside front cover: S.S. Mountclare. Inside back cover: S.S. Margareta. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. Oblong: 14.7 x 21. 0951336606
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$20

52869
MONTALI, Jean-Marie
TRESOR EN MER DE CHINE (in Le Figaro Magazine)

Paris. 1992. Le Figaro Magazine. Issue No. 3, 19 May 1992. Contains article between pages 82 and 94 with 1 drawing, 1 map, 2 sets of artworks and 11 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 29.8 x 23.
Expedition of Franck Goddio / ELF, on the wreck of the San Diego, off the Philippines Islands.
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$15

50503
MONTLUCON, Jacques
L' ELECTRICITE POUR METTRE A NU LES OBJETS ARCHEOLOGIQUES

Paris. 1986. La Recherche. Extract from issue 174, February 1986. 4 PP with 1 graph and 7 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 30 x 22.
Electricity and recovery of underwater archaeological artifacts.
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$5

41335
MOORE, W. Robert
THE GARDEN ISLES OF SCILLY / ISLES OF WRECKS AND GOLDEN DAFFODILS (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1938. NGS. Volume LXXIV, No. 6, December 1938. Contains article from P.755 to 774 with 1 map, 9 b/w and 13 colour photos. Soft cover (rubbbed). Good. 25.5 x 17.5.
Isles off Land's End, Cornwall.
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$10

52708
MORAN, Vivienne
LOST OFF THE COAST- Southern Ocean Shipwreck Trail

Adelaide. 2000. Heritage South Australia. 1st Ed. 45 PP with 1 map, 1 graph and 32 b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15. 0759010056
Ships lost on the South East coast of South Australia: Port MacDonnell to the Coorong.
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$10

43185
MORDHORST, Jan
RETTEN, WAS ZU RETTEN LIST: Dramatische Schiffsbergungen

Herford. 1994. Koehler. 1st Ed. 137 PP with sketches, plans , maps, 26 colour and 90 b/w photos. Eps: Salvage of the Estrella. Hard cover, dj. Fine. German text. 27.5 x 21.5. 3782206045
Saved - Dramatic salvage: Tanker Aquarius in the Indian Ocean... Cargo ship Estrella... Tug boat Wotan...
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$25

66930
MORGAN, Rex
THE HERMES ADVENTURE

Sydney. 1985. Runciman Press. 1st Ed. 288 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed around edges (shelf wear) with some chips and repaired closed tears. Book is near fine. Scarce. Oblong: 21.8 x 29.5. 0858900157
The aircraft carrier H.M.S. Hermes during World War II. Sunk off the Island of Ceylon by Japanese forces on the 9th of April 1942. Dive on her wreck in August 1982 by the author, son of the official naval photographer to the British Admiralty who survived the sinking.
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$90

36512
MORGAN, Robin & WHITAKER, Brian (The Sunday Times Insight)
RAINBOW WARRIOR: The French Attempt to Sink Greenpeace

London. 1986. Century Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 302 PP (2 adv.) with 1 map and 2 plans, plus 16 pages with 26 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 22.4 x 14.3. 091643600
Act of state terrorism perpetrated by France against Greenpeace in New Zealand on 10th July, 1985. How the efficient French Secret Service were caught in a friendly country like New Zealand.
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$10

18408
MORRIS, Keith, ROWLANDS, Peter
EXPLORING SHIPWRECKS

London. 1993. Artists House. Reprint of 1980 edition. 192 PP with b/w & col. illust. Laminated pictorial boards, dj. Fine. 27.8 x 22.2. 0861341074
Describes seven very different wreck sites: Mediterranean, Red Sea, Caribbean, Orkney Is., The Great Lakes, off Bermuda & Truk Lagoon.
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$15

68692
MORRIS, Roland
ISLAND TREASURE, The Search for Sir Cloudesley Shovell's Flagship "Association"

London. 1969. Hutchinson of London. 2nd impression (March 1969) of the 1969 original. (8), 232 PP with 5 maps/charts & many b/w illustrations. Library binding, cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Library stamps on title page, numbers at foot of spine. Free fly of front endpaper cut. Contents clean and a very good reading copy. 22.5 x 14.5. 090894006
Diving on wrecks found near St. Mary's Island in the Scilly Group, including on the HMS Association, which foundered in 1707.
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$15

65088
MOSCOW, Alvin
COLLISION COURSE

London. 1962. Dell Book. 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.
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$5

68383
MOSCOW, Alvin
COLLISION COURSE, The Story of the Collision between the "Andrea Doria" and the "Stockholm"

London. 1959. Longmans. 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.
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$15

16359
MOSCOW, Alvin
COLLISION COURSE, The Story of the Collision between the Andrea Doria and the Stockholm

New York. 1981. Grosset & Dunlap. 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
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$20

64404
MOSS, Linda & STAMMERS, Michael
LIVERPOOL's SOUTH DOCKS - An Archaeological and Historical Survey: Part 1 Mann Island - Wapping Basin

Liverpool. c. 1970. Merseyside County Museums. 1st Ed., with a preface by Richard Foster. 79 PP with b/w illustrations (11 figures and 79 photos). Pictorial soft covers a little soiled, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21. 0906367085
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$20

22316
MUCKELROY, Keith (editor)
ARCHEOLOGY UNDER WATER. An Atlas of the World's Submerged Sites

New York. 1980. McGraw-Hill Books. 1st Ed. 192 PP with maps, charts, diagrams plus bw & colour photos. Title page: Diver inspecting a storage jar. Half-title page: Diver recovering a Roman amphora. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 28.5 x 22.5. 0070439516
Wrecks & sites (ports & cities) from Scandinavia to Middle America and from 1200 BC to the end of the 19th century.
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$25

70049
MUDIE, Ian
THE WRECK OF THE ADMELLA

Melbourne. 1984. Nelson. Reprint of the 1978 edition (adapted by Margaret MacPherson from the 1966 original). 72 PP with 1 plan & 3 b/w illust. Pictorial card cover. Very good. 17.5 x 11. 017005313X
The wreck of "Admella", one of Australia's coastal steamers, in 1859, on a passage from Port Adelaide to Melbourne.
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$10

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

Canberra. 2001. Navarine Publishing. 2nd edition of the 1996 original. VIII, 199 PP with 4 maps, colour & b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. As new. 25 x 17.7.. 095865617
Wrecked in 1797 on a voyage Calcutta to Port Jackson on Preservation Island in the Furneaux Group. First merchant ship wrecked after the establishment of the colony of New South Wales.
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$35

57679
NASH, Michael
SYDNEY COVE - The History and Archaeology of an Eighteenth-Century Shipwreck

Hobart. 2009. Navarine Publishing. Expanded edition of the 2001 "Cargo for a Colony". (4), 284 PP with 4 maps, 7 charts, colour & b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 27.5 x 21.5 9780975133156
Wrecked in 1797 on a voyage from Calcutta to Port Jackson on Preservation Island in the Furneaux Group. First merchant ship wrecked after the establishment of the colony of New South Wales.
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$60

70599
NASH, Michael & BROXAM, Graeme
SHIPWRECKS IN AUSTRALIAN WATERS 1622 -1850

Hobart. 2019. Navarine Publishing. 1st Ed. VIII, 288 PP with b/w or colour illustrations (charts & location maps, plans, drawings, paintings and photos). Eps: General Chart of Terra Australis or Australia. Hard cover, title in blind on front board and spine, dj. Signed on title page by Graeme Broxam, publisher and co-author. New. 27.4 x 21.8. 97809992366087
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$75

64918
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY
HISTORY SALVAGE FROM THE SEA / COLONIZATION AND TRADE IN THE NEW WORLD

Washington. 1977. National Geographic Society. Folded poster. Double sided supplement to Volume 152, No. 6, December 1977. History side with artworks by Richard Schlecht. Colonization side with chart by William Peele and Richard K Rogers. Few repaired tears at fold. Very good. Poster size: 57.5 x 76. Folded size: 28.8 x 19.
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$10

16334
NAYLER, Geoff
WRECKS AND RELICS

Melbourne. c. 1980. Author. Expanded edition. 64 PP with 65 b/w photos (24 on full page). Title-page: Sea encrustacean being removed from a wheel. Pictorial card cover. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 21.5 x 14. 0909853762
A pictorial record of 30 well-known wrecks on the Central Victorian coast.
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$10

20343
NELSON, Daniel A.
GHOST SHIPS OF THE WAR OF 1812, Hamilton & Scourge [in National Geographic Magazine]

Washington. 1983. N.G.S. Volume 163, No.3, March 1983. Includes article from P.288 to 313 with 1 map and 26 bw and colour illust. Pict. soft cover (bodice of Hamilton's figurehead). Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Sunk in a squall on 8th of August 1813, in the south west corner of lake Ontario. Discovered by side-scan sonar in 1975 and inspected by Cousteau diving saucer in 1980.
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$10

42756
NEWELL, Gordon R.
SOS NORTH PACIFIC - Tales of Shipwrecks off the Washington, British Columbia and Alaska Coasts

Portland, Oregon. 1955. Binfords & Mort. 1st Ed. XIV, 216 PP with 33 head pieces, plus 14 pages with 28 b/w photos. Fp: Gordon Newell and his wife Bonita, afloat on Puget Sound. Eps: Sketch map of the coasts of Washington, British Columbia and Alaska. Cloth cover, device and title on front cover and spine, dj (price-clipped). Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
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$20

18583
NEWTON, John G.
HOW WE FOUND THE MONITOR (in National Geographic Magazine - Volume 147, No.1)

Washington. 1975. N.G.S. January 1975. Contains article P. 48 to 61 with bw and colour illust. Pictorial. soft cover. Lacks the back cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Sunk off Cape Hatteras.
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$10

68607
NOBLE, Captain John
HAZARDS OF THE SEA - Three Centuries of Challenge in Southern Waters

Sydney. 1970. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. 251 PP, plus 16 pages with b/w illust. Hard cover. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on outside edges, endpapers and title page. Occasional foxing. Very good. 22 x 14.5.
Tragic and dramatic events in the seas around Australia and New Zealand, between the wreck of the Tryal in 1622 and the wreck of the Wahine in 1968.
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$5

36347
NORDANGER, Trygve
FULL STORM! - En saga om menn og skip

Bergen. 1973. Nordanger Forlag. 1st Ed. 276, (2) PP with 1 map of the northern reaches of the North Sea, plus 16 pages with b/w illust. (newspapers clippings and photos). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. Norwegian text. 22.8 x 15. 8270510297
Dramatic rescue in February 1937 of the Norwegian steamer Trym by the Newcastle / Bergen Mailboat Venus.
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$20

30064
NORFOLK, Lawrence
THE POPE'S RHINOCEROS

London. 1996. Sinclair-Stevenson. 1st UK Ed. (8), 608 PP. Illustrated card cover. Fine. 23.3 x 15.2. 1856194132
Wreck of the Portuguese Nossa Senhora da Ajuda, off the coast of Italy with a rhinoceros from the Indian Kingdom of Gujarat. Reasons behind such an odd gift to Pope Leo X, initiated on the Island of Usedom in the Baltic. Historical novel.
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$10

39190
NUTLEY, David
REVEALING THE PAST - An Introduction to Maritime Archaeology

Sydney. 1998. NSW Heritage Office. 1st Ed. 8 PP with 5 b/w illustrations and 8 colour photos. Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 29.5 x 21.
Information sheet.
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$5

39590
NZ MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT
PRELIMINARY INQUIRY MIKHAIL LERMONTOV

Wellington. 1986. Ministry of Transport. Photocopy of a 9 pages (printed on recto only) report by S. J. Ponsford, Marine Inspector, Ministry of Transport, New Zealand.
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.
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$10

60178
OELAND, Glen
THE H.L. HUNTLEY: Secret Weapon of the Confederacy (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 2002. N.G.S. Volume 202, No. 1, July 2002. 130 PP. Contains article from P. 82 to 101 with 2 maps and colour illustrations (artwork by Richard Schlecht and photos by Ira Block). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Raising Hunley, Civil War submarine.
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$5

48679
O'MAY, Harry
WRECKS IN TASMANIAN WATERS, 1797-1950

Hobart. c. 1970. T. J. Hughes, Government Printer Tasmania. Reprint. 209, (V Index) PP, plus 26 pages at rear with 45 b/w photos & 1 folded map at back. Fp: Schooner Mariner, 1925. Red cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Dust jacket with chips and part of front fold torn. Name of previous owner at top of front endpaper. Near fine internally. 22 x 14.5.
Comprehensive details of ships wrecked in the treacherous seas around Tasmania.
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$35

42255
OSTERSTOCK, Alan
THE DUNCOW REPORT

Adelaide. 1979. Austaprint / Author. Limited edition to 400 numbered copies (260/400). 72 PP with 2 b/w illustration (1 photo & 1 facsimile of a telegram). Eps: facsimile of manuscripts. Half bound, vignette on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Signed by the author on the verso of title page. Fine. Scarce. Oblong: 15.2 x 21.7. 0858722968
The near disaster of the 3 masted full-rigged ship Duncow of Liverpool, on the shores of Kangaroo Island, in May/June 1897. Collector's item.
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$35

46749
O'SULLIVAN, Patrick
THE LUSITANIA, Unravelling the Mysteries

Staplehurst, UK. 2000. Spellmount. 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
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$20

69083
PADFIELD, Peter
THE TITANIC AND THE CALIFORNIAN

London. 1965. Hodder & Stoughton. 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.
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$25

69837
PADFIELD, Peter
THE TITANIC AND THE CALIFORNIAN

London. 1965. The Quality Book Club. Reprint of the 1965 original published by Hodder and Stoughton. 318 PP with 8 charts and diagrams. Hard cover, dj (lightly rubbed). Slight ageing of paper, foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise very good. 22.2 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.
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$30

52189
PALMER, M. E.
VOYAGE OF HMS SIRIUS: October 1788-May 1789 (in Navigation, the Journal of the Australian Institute of Navigation)

Sydney. 1982. The Australian Institute of Navigation. Vol. 6, No. 3, December 1982. X, 1021- 1121, (1) PP. Contains article between P.1079 and 1090 with 3 b/w illustrations. Soft cover. 24 x 17.5.
When the new settlement at Sydney Cove was facing starvation.
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$15

17597
PARSONS, Ronald
SHIPWRECKS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA - 1836-1875 (Book 1)

Adelaide. 1986. Author. Reprint of the 1981 original. IV, 79 PP, plus 8 pages with 10 b/w illustrations. Stapled typescript monograph printed on 2 columns. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. Oblong: 16 x 20.6. 0909418187
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$10

64430
PARSONS, Ronald & PLUNKETT, Geoff
SCUTTLED AND ABANDONED SHIPS IN AUSTRALIAN WATERS

Lobethal, S.A. 1998. Author. Revised edition othe May 1995 original. Typescript monograph. IV, 55 PP, plus 1 plate with 5 b/w photos. Stapled soft covers. Stamp of previous owner on front cover and title page. Very good. 21 x 14.5. 0909418616
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$15

48568
PATERSON, Lance
WRECK-OLLECTIONS: SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS IN QUEENSLAND WATERS - Volume 1

Caloundra, Qld. 2003. Helen Kershaw Editing Services. 1st Ed. XII, 203 PP with 4 maps and 171 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.3 x 20.6. 0646417576
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$55

55284
PATERSON, Lance
WRECK-OLLECTIONS: SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS IN QUEENSLAND WATERS - Volume 2

Caloundra, Qld. 2008. Author. 1st Ed. (XII), 173 PP with 4 maps and over 170 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.4 x 20.6. 9780646480473
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$60

67057
PATERSON, Lance
WRECK-OLLECTIONS: SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS IN QUEENSLAND WATERS - Volume 3

Caloundra, Qld. 2013. Author. 1st Ed. (XII), 206 PP with 4 maps and 165 b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.4 x 20.6. 9780646576251
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$60

69800
PATERSON, Lance
WRECK-OLLECTIONS: SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS IN QUEENSLAND WATERS - Volume 4

Caloundra, Qld. 2018. Author. 1st Ed. (XI), 101 PP with 2 maps, 58 b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, photos) and 25 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.4 x 20.6. 9780646987378
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$60

46024
PERKES, Dan
TWENTIETH-CENTURY SHIPWRECKS - A Pictorial History

Chicago. 1983. Contemporary Books. 1st Ed. VIII, (2), 127 PP with 3 maps and 140 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers rubbed at hinges and front edges. Very good. 28 x 21.8. 0809255758
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$15

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

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

66035
PERRIN, Andrew
OUTER LIMITS - On Patrol in our Northern Seas "Ashmore Reef" (in Australian Geographic, No. 64, Oct-Dec 2001)

Sydney. 2001. Australian Geographic. 128 PP. Contains article from P. 62 to 73 with colour illustrations (1 map and insets, 1 artwork by Marje Crosby-Fairall and 11 photos by Kevin Deacon). Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
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$10

18405
PETERSON, Mendel
REACH FOR THE NEW WORLD (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1977. N.G.S. Vol. 152, No. 6, December, 1977. Includes article P.724 to 765 with 1map, 1 b/w photo and 45 colour illustrations (photographs by David L. Arnold and Paintings by Richard Schlecht). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25.4 x 17.5.
Wrecks off Bermuda & other Caribbean islands or on the lost city of Port Royal (Jamaica).
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56091
PHILBRICK, Nathaniel
IN THE HEART OF THE SEA - The Epic True Story that Inspired MOBY DICK

London. c. 2000. Flamingo / HarperCollins. Reprint of the paperback edition. XVIII, 302 PP with 2 maps, 2 plans, 1 tail piece and 14 head pieces, plus 16 pages with 28 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 19.7 x 13. 0006531202
The sinking of the whaleship Essex by an enraged whale, far out in the Pacific, November 1820.
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36467
PHILBRICK, Nathaniel
IN THE HEART OF THE SEA - The Epic True Story that Inspired MOBY DICK

London. 2000. Flamingo / HarperCollins. Trade paperback edition. XVIII, 302 PP with 2 maps, 2 plans, 1 tail piece and 14 head pieces, plus 16 pages with 28 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Light foxing, o/wise fine. 23.3 x 15.3. 0002572125
The sinking of the whaleship Essex by an enraged whale, far out in the Pacific, November 1820.
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$15

19516
PICKFORD, Nigel
THE ATLAS OF SHIPWRECK & TREASURE - The History, Location, and Treasure-trove of Ships Lost at Sea

Sydney. 1994. Reader's Digest. 1st Australian Edition. 200 PP with b/w & colour illust. (engravings, maps & photos). Gazetteer: P.120-159. Shipwrecks Listing: P.160-200. Illustrated title page, half title page & endpapers. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Light foxing on the inside of dust jacket flaps, top of dust jacket has light shelf wear, o/wise a fine copy. Large format: 31.5 x 26. 086438615X
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$45

36800
PICKFORD, Nigel
LOST TREASURE SHIPS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

London. 1999. Pavilion Books. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 1 map on double page, and b/w or colour illust. Fp: Colour poster of Cunard Line with Lusitania. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.2 x 23.8. 1862050791
17 of these Treasure Ships (Republic, Titanic, Lusitania, Empress of Britain... Awa Maru). Map with location of 174 of the lost treasure ships.
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$30

60162
PISKURIC, Sally (designer)
HISTORIC SHIP WRECKS - Admella - Dunbar - Loch Ard

Melbourne. c.2009. Australia Post. Colour illustrated folder containing 3 unfranked stamps. Fine. Format: 10.5 x 16.5.
Stamps depicting the shipwrecks of: Admella on the coat of South Australia - Loch Ard on the coast of Victoria - Dunbar at the entrance of Sydney, New South Wales.
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$10

66173
PLAYFORD, P. E.
THE WRECK OF THE ZUYTDORP, On the Western Australian coast in 1712

Perth. 1976. W.A. Historical Society. Reprint of the 1959 original article published in "Early Days", Journal and Proceedings of the W. A. Historical Society, Inc. - Vol.5, Part 5, pp.5-41. 36 PP with 3 maps & 7 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. 1 post card of the model of Zuytdorp and 4 pages 'The Beardman Jug Replicas', loosely inserted. Fine. 21.3 x 13.6.
A brief account of the other V.O.C. wrecks, then the Zuytorp wreck, north of Gantheaume Bay.
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$30

63731
POSTCARDS
SHIPWRECKS on the Coasts of Victoria and the Islands of Bass Strait

Geelong. c. 1990. Marine History Postcards. Folder with 32 b/w postcards: 20 of windjammers. 12 of motor ships or steamships. Format - postcards: 9 x 14 / folder: 25 x 19.
Blencathra, British Admiral, Carnarvon Bay, Cataraqui ... on King Island.
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$25

69058
POTTER, Bill (editor)
THE MAHOGANY SHIP: Relic or Legend? - Proceedings of the Second Australian Symposium on the Mahogany Ship

Warrnambool. 1987. Mahogany Ship Committee / Warnambool Institute Press. 1st Ed. X, 130 PP with tables, figures and bw photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.6 x 20.8. 0949759090
Symposium organized in September 1985. 13 papers on Java la Grande, coastal science and the Mahogany ship, remote sensing in shipwreck archaeology...
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$45

30630
PROTASIO, John
TO THE BOTTOM OF THE SEA - True Accounts of Major Ship Disasters

London. 1991. Robson Books. 1st UK Ed. (9), 213 PP, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Hard cover. Fine. 24 x 16. 0860517381
19 accounts of disasters and shipwrecks. The Arctic, the Maine, Titanic, Lusitania.. Herald of Free Enterprise.
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$10

69978
QUARRELL, Avis
Touring The SHIPWRECK COAST

Warrnambool, Vic. 1990. Covell Publications. 1st Ed. 24 PP with 16 drawings and 55 colour photos. Inside back cover: map of the shipwreck coast with 2 location maps. Pictorial card covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0949068152
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$10

67902
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
AGREEMENT BETWEEN GREAT BRITAIN AND DENMARK RELATIVE TO MERCHANT SEAMEN DESERTERS

Brisbane. 1882. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 7th November 1881. 1 PP. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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$5

67912
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Amendment of, Relating to Colonial Courts of Inquiry - MERCHANT SHIPPING ACTS

Brisbane. 1883. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 25th September 1882. 2 PP. Faint foxing with a few small chips. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67892
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
A BILL RELATING TO WRECK CASUALTIES AND SALVAGE

Brisbane. 1879. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Bill of 18th June 1879. 10 PP (stitched). Foxing spots on outside pages. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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$10

67906
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Declaration between British and Russian Governments respecting TONNAGE MEASUREMENT OF SHIPS

Brisbane. 1882. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 1st July 1882. 1 PP. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67903
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Containing Note from Swedish Minister respecting new system of TONNAGE MEASUREMENT IN SWEDEN

Brisbane. 1882. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Despatch transmitted to both Houses of Parliament, 12th April 1882. 1 PP. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67914
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch enclosing Instructions for Examination of Candidates for Master and Mate's Certificates - MERCHANT SHIPPING ACT

Brisbane. 1883. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 8th April 1883. 1 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67911
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Respecting AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE BRITISH AND ITALIAN GOVERNMENTS FOR THE MUTUAL RELIEF OF DISTRESSED SEAMEN

Brisbane. 1883. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 10th September 1883. 2 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67919
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Respecting DECLARATION BETWEEN GREAT BRITAIN AND SWEDEN AND NORWAY, RESPECTING PRIVILEGES OF COMMERCIAL TRAVELLERS

Brisbane. 1884. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 9th November 1883. 1 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67909
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Respecting ORDER IN COUNCIL EXEMPTING FROM REMEASUREMENT SHIPS BELONGING TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Brisbane. 1883. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 10th April 1883. 2 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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$10

67896
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Respecting UNCLAIMED SALVAGE

Brisbane. 1880. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Despatch presented to both Houses of Parliament, 16th July 1880. 2 PP. Edges chipped with a few closed tears, o/wise good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67895
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Respecting "WRECKS AND SALVAGE BILL" Reserved for Royal Assent

Brisbane. 1880. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Despatch presented to both Houses of Parliament, 22nd February 1880. 3 PP. Faint foxing, paper aged. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67922
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Transmitting AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENTS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND EGYPT RESPECTING COMMERCE AND NAVIGATION

Brisbane. 1884. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 22nd July 1884. 3 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67898
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Transmitting DECLARATION BETWEEN THE BRITISH AND FRENCH GOVERNMENTS PROLONGING THE DURATION OF THE EXISTING TREATIES OF COMMERCE AND NAVIGATION BETWEEN GREAT BRITAIN AND FRANCE

Brisbane. 1880. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Despatch presented to both Houses of Parliament, 24th January 1880. 1 PP. Paper ageing with a small closed tear. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67923
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Transmitting Order in Council for ARREST OF SEAMEN DESERTERS FROM RUSSIAN, NORWEGIAN AND SWEDISH, AND PERUVIAN SHIPS

Brisbane. 1884. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 2nd September 1884. 1 PP. Small closed tears, o/wise very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67924
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Transmitting Order in Council Respecting ISSUE OF COLONIAL CERTIFICATES OF COMPETENCY TO OFFICERS OF BRITISH VESSELS

Brisbane. 1891. James C. Beal, Government Printer. C.A. 111-1891, Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 31st August 1891. 7 PP. Rusty staples removed. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67901
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Transmitting ORDER OF HER MAJESTY IN COUNCIL RESPECTING CREWS OF DANISH SHIPS, Etc.

Brisbane. 1882. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Despatch transmitted to both Houses of Parliament, 8th August 1881. 1 PP. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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$5

67897
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Despatch Transmitting TERRITORIAL WATERS JUDICATURE ACT, 1878

Brisbane. 1880. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Despatch presented to both Houses of Parliament, 1st December 1879. 2 PP. Paper aged with a few chips or repaired tears. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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$10

67920
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Further Despatch Relating to the EXEMPTION OF NORWEGIAN SHIPS FROM TONNAGE MEASUREMENT

Brisbane. 1884. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 28th February 1884. 2 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67905
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Her Majesty's Order in Council respecting CANDIDATES FOR CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY IN THE MERCANTILE MARINE

Brisbane. 1882. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 4th August 1882. 3 PP. Faint foxing and a few small chips. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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$10

67910
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Order in council exempting from re-measurement DANISH STEAM VESSELS

Brisbane. 1883. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 22nd May 1883. 2 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67907
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Order in Council exempting from re-measurement SHIPS OF THE KINGDOM OF SWEDEN

Brisbane. 1883. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 1st September 1882. 2 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67915
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Order in Council for Giving Effect to REVISED REGULATIONS FOR PREVENTING COLLISIONS AT SEA

Brisbane. 1884. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 5th September 1884. 4 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
Includes: Rules concerning Lights, Sound Signals for Fog, Steering and Sailing Rules...
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$15

67908
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Order in Council for giving effect to TREATY BETWEEN GREAT BRITAIN AND TONGA

Brisbane. 1883. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 4th January 1883. 1 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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$5

67904
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Orders in Council respecting TONNAGE MEASUREMENT OF SHIPS OF THE KINGDOMS OF SWEDEN AND HAYTI

Brisbane. 1882. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 8th June 1882. 2 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67917
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
REGULATION FOR FIXING THE POSITION OF THE LOAD LINE REQUIRED UNDER THE 93rd SECTION OF "THE NAVIGATION ACT OF 1876" ....

Brisbane. 1884. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 25th August 1884. 1 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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67925
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
Termination of TREATY OF COMMERCE AND NAVIGATION BETWEEN GREAT BRITAIN AND PORTUAL

Brisbane. 1891. James C. Beal, Government Printer. C.A. 77-1891, Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 7th July 1891. 1 PP. Faint foxing. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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68436
QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT
TONNAGE MEASUREMENT OF ITALIAN VESSELS

Brisbane. 1883. James C. Beal, Government Printer. Presented to both Houses of Parliament, 6th March, 1883. 1 PP. Top edge rubbed with small closed tears. Very good. Folio: 33 x 21.5.
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$10

69541
QUEENSLAND ROYAL MAIL LINE
QUETTA - MANUSCRIPT LETTER

Brisbane. 1890.
Manuscript letter of thanks from the Queensland Royal Mail Line to Captain Frank Summers, who operated a pearling lugger in the Torres Straits. The letter mentioned the inclusion of a gift (a gold pendant) as a token of appreciation for the assistance given to the survivors of the wreck of the Quetta on 28th February, 1890.
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$150

46573
RAIOAOA, Tavae & DUROY, Lionel
SI LOIN DU MONDE

Paris. 2003. Ohéditions. 1st Ed. 177 PP, plus 8 pages with 1 coloured map on double page, 1 facsimile of a letter, 3 b/w and 15 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. A little light foxing, o/wise fine. French text. 21.5 x 13.5. 2915056064
Narrative of a fisherman from Faaa, Tahiti, who drifted for 118 days (15 march to 10 July 2002) and reached Aitutaki in the Cook Islands.
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$20

53770
RAO, Dr. S. R.
JOURNAL OF MARINE ARCHAEOLOGY - Volume 1

Goa, India. 1990. Society for Marine Archaeology / National Institute of Oceanography. Volume 1, January 1990. (4), 118, (2) PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.7 x 18.5.
Journal for the underwater cultural heritage of the Indian Ocean.
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$20

43354
RATIGAN, William
GREAT LAKES SHIPWRECKS & SURVIVALS

New York. 1974. Galahad Books. Reprint of the 1960 original. 334, (2) PP with 6 head pieces plus 12 pages with 1 map on double page and 6 illustrations by Reynold H. Weidenaar. Hard cover. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0883652439
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$20

19206
RAYNAL, F.E.
LES NAUFRAGES OU VINGT MOIS SUR UN RECIF DES ILES AUCKLAND, Recit Authentique par F.E. Raynal, Illustre de 40 Gravures sur bois dessine par A. de Neuville et accompagne d'une Carte

Paris. c.1880?. Librarie Hachette et Cie. 6th edition in Bibliothèque des Ecoles et des Familles. 303 PP with 1 map in text, and 40 woodcuts by A. de Neuville. Fp: Portrait of F.E. Raynal. Red cloth cover, gilt decorated front cover and spine. All edges gilt. Gilt decoration faded at some places, light foxing. Some light foxing. A very good copy. French text. 27.8 x 18.5.
Three years on a sugar plantation in Mauritius, gold mining in Australia (Victoria & NSW), between 1853 & 1863. Attempt at sealing & silver mining on Campbell Island. Voyage on the schooner Grafton. Shipwrecked on Auckland Island. Departure on a small sailboat towards NZ. Rescue. Mention of the wrecks of the Invercauld & the General Grant.
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$70

67687
RAYNAL, F.E.
LES NAUFRAGES OU VINGT MOIS SUR UN RECIF DES ILES AUCKLAND, Récit Authentique par F.E. Raynal, Illustré de 40 Gravures sur bois dessinées par A. de Neuville et accompagné d'une Carte

Paris. 1877. Librarie Hachette et Cie. 4th edition in Bibliothèque des Ecoles et des Familles. 303 PP with 1 map (folded), and 40 woodcuts by A. de Neuville. Fp: Portrait of F.E. Raynal. Marbled boards, red leather spine with gilt title, raised gilt bands and gilt decorations. Covers a little worn around edge, inside front hinge with some wear, but overall, a very clean near fine copy. French text. 27.8 x 18.5.
Three years on a sugar plantation in Mauritius, gold mining in Australia (Victoria & NSW), between 1853 & 1863. Attempt at sealing & silver mining on Campbell Island. Voyage on the schooner Grafton. Shipwrecked on Auckland Island. Departure on a small sailboat towards NZ. Rescue. Mention of the wrecks of the Invercauld & the General Grant.
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$90

58258
RENFREW, Colin & BAHN, Paul
ARCHAEOLOGY, Theories, Methods, and Practice

London. 1997. Thames and Hudson. Reprint of the 2nd edition of 1996 (original of 1991). 608 PP with over 550 b/w or colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.8 x 18.7. 0500276879
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$20

69499
RICHARDS, Bill & TERRY, Martin
WELCOME BATAVIA & COMMERCE AND CONQUEST: The Story of the V.O.C. (Dutch United East India Company) (in Signals No. 49)

Sydney. 1999. Australian National Maritime Museum. Issue No. 49, December 1999 - February 2000. 40 PP. Contains 3 articles pages 4 to 9 with 3 b/w and 10 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Batavia at Lelystad, Netherlands). Fine. 29.6 x 21.
Exhibition held in 2000.
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$10

55540
RILEY, John & FIELDS, Peter
MYOLA, Sydney's Last Shipwreck

Sydney. 1995. Authors. 1st Ed. (4), 102 PP with 12 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Colour photo and dedicatory note dated and signed by John Riley (author) on preliminary page. Fine. 20.7 x 13.8. 0646248154
The sixty milers colliers "Myola", foundered off Long Reef, Sydney on 2nd April 1919. Wreck found in July 1994.
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$50

60120
RINGER, R. James
PHIPS' FLEET- Sir William Phips's ship found at Baie-Trinité, Saint Lawrence (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 2000. N.G.S. Volume 198, No. 2, August 2000. 124 PP. Contains article from P. 72 to 81 with 1map and 13 colour illustrations (photos by Bill Curtsinger). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Shipwreck following the attempted attack on Québec of 1690.
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$5

69589
ROBERTSON, Dougal
SURVIVE THE SAVAGE SEA

Adelaide. 1973. Rigby. 1st Ed. 223 PP with 13 b/w photos & 33 drawings by Pam Littlewood. Eps: Colour map of the Central Eastern Pacific with routes of the yacht "Lucette" and the raft. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket laminated and pasted down on covers. Stamp of previous owner opposite title-page and on rear flap of dj. Very good. 22 x 14. 0851795455
The ordeal following the ramming/sinking of the schooner Lucette by killer whales on 15 June 1972. Rescued after 37 days adrift.
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$20

16347
ROBERTSON, Dougal
SURVIVE THE SAVAGE SEA

London. 1974. Elek/Book Club Assoc. Book Club Ed. 224 PP with 13 b/w photos & 33 drawings by Pam Littlewood. Eps: Map of the Central Eastern Pacific with routes of the yacht Lucette and the raft. Hard cover, scuffed dj. Paper browning with some foxing. A good reading copy. 20.5 x 13.5.
The ordeal following the ramming/sinking of the schooner Lucette by killer whales on 15 June 1972. Rescued after 37 days adrift.
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$5

58174
ROBIE, David
EYES OF FIRE - The Last Voyage of the Rainbow Warrior

Auckland. 1986. Lindon Publishing. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Walter Lini. (5), 168 PP with 55 b/w illustrations (3 maps, cartoons and photos). Fp: Hole in the hull. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 17.7 x 22.7.
From Spain, through the Marshall Islands to final resting place in New Zealand.
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$15

70254
ROBOTHAM, Rosemarie
FALKLAND'S GRAVEYARD OF SHIPS (in Life - Volume 5, No. 6)

Los Angeles, CA. 1982. Time Inc. Volume 5, No. 6, June 1982. Editd by Richard B. Stolley. 128 PP. Contains article pages 108 to 114 with 1 b/w and 8 colour photos by Harald Sund. Pictorial soft covers. Staples removed. Near fine. 33 x 25.
Over 200 wrecks.
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$10

17578
ROGERS, Stanley
HAZARDS OF THE DEEP

London. 1958. W. H. Allen. 1st Ed. 222 PP. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22 x 14.5.
Strange tales of ships that vanished including the Ferret on regular run Glasgow-Belfast, found as Gladys in Melbourne. The never completed voyage of the brig Australia on its way from Leith to Sydney, burnt South-west of Cape Town....
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$35

47593
RULE, Margaret
HENRY III's LOST WARSHIP / THE SEARCH FOR MARY ROSE (in National Geographic Magazine, Volume 163, No. 5, 1983)

Washington. 1983. National Geographic Society. Volume 163, No. 5, May 1983. Contains article between pages 646 and 675 with 2 maps and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.5 x 17.6.
The excavation and raising of Henry VIII's flagship.
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$5

18855
RULE, Margaret
THE MARY ROSE

London. 1982. Ring Publications. 1st Ed. 60 PP with b/w and colour illust. Inside back cover: The lifting after 437 years under water. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 27.5 x 21.
The excavation and raising of Henry VIII's flagship.
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$5

18080
RULE, Margaret
THE MARY ROSE, The Excavation and Raising of Henry VIII's Flagship

London. 1986. Conway Maritime Press. Reprint of the 1983 revised edition (original of 1982). 240 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Fp: A watch bell found in 1982 and cast in 1510. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 26.3 x 19.3. 0851773826
The raising: after 437 years and 11 years of excavations written by the archaeological director of the project.
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$15

34714
RUSSELL, W. Clark
THE WRECK OF THE GROSVENOR. An Account of the Mutiny of the Crew and the Loss of the Ship when trying to make the Bermudas

New York. c. 1890. A. L. Burt Publisher. Reprint in the Cornell series of Books for Young People by Popular Writers. 301, (18 adv.) PP. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, top edge gilt. Ageing of paper, half title page missing. Very good. 19 x 13.
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$20

56895
RYAN, Mark, TAYLOR, Peter & WHITMORE, Mick
VICTORIA'S SHIPS' GRAVEYARD

Melbourne. 2009. Scuttlebutt Press. 1st Ed. Introduction by Dr. Michael McCarthy. Foreword by Garry Gentile. XVI, 159 PP with 1 map on double page and 57 b/w illustrations (sketch maps, facsimile of documents and photos). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 9780980590203
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$40

30603
SAMMON, Rick
RHYTHM OF THE REEF - A Day in the Life of the Coral Reef

London. 1996. Swan Hill Press. 1st Uk Ed. of the 1995 US original. 120 PP with 1 map of threatened Coral Reefs, 1 drawing (formation of Reef Types) and 117 colour photos. Title spread: glassy sweepers. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.8 x 25.6. 1853107417
Sunrise on the reef: Red Sea. Diving at midday: Truk Lagoon...
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$15

65188
SAND, Christophe, TEREBO, Malia & LAGARDE, Louis
LE PASSE DE DEVA - Archéologie d'un domaine provincial calédonien

Nouméa. 2013. Institut d'Archéologie de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et du Pacifique. 1st Ed., October 2013, "Archeologia Pasifika" No. 2. 80 PP with colour illustrations (1 location map, 1 map, drawings and over 80 photos). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 23.5. 9782954167510
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$60

68489
SAUDER, Eric
RMS LUSITANIA - The Ship & Her Record

Stroud, Gloucestershire. 2009. The History Press. 2nd edition of the 2005 original. Foreword by The Honourable Mrs Audrey Pearl Lawson Johnston. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, paintings, photos), plus 16 pages with 30 colour illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 23.5 x 16.5. 9780752452036
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$25

20520
SAUNDERS, Roy
THE RAISING OF THE "VASA", The rebirth of a Swedish galleon

London. 1962. Oldbourne. 1st Ed. 88 PP plus 36 pages with 38 bw photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, very good dust jacket. Ex-library copy with stamps of the Tasman Maritime and Folk Museum on endpapers and title-page. Still a very good copy. 22.2 x 14.5.
Sunk in Stockholm harbour within minutes of the start of her maiden voyage, 10th August 1682. Lifted to the surface 24th April 1961. Museum since then.
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$15

68413
SAUNDERS, Roy
THE RAISING OF THE "VASA", The rebirth of a Swedish galleon

London. 1962. Oldbourne. 1st Ed. 88 PP plus 36 pages with 38 bw photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Former owner's signature on FFEP plus 2 University of Tasmania stamps and one on the inside back cover. Contents are near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
Sunk in Stockholm harbour within minutes of the start of her maiden voyage, 10th August 1682. Lifted to the surface 24th April 1961. Museum since then.
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$10

44459
SCHEFFER, Age
VAN ZEERAMPEN EN REDDERS - Relaas van spectaculaire schipbreuken tussen egmond en eems

Haren. 1974. Knoop & Niemeijer. 1st Ed. 151, (2 publications) PP with 1 map and 25 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. Dutch text. 22.5 x 14.5.
Shipwrecks and lifeboat rescues on the coasts of the West Frisian Islands.
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$10

37736
SCHMITT, Frederick P. & SCHMID, Donald E.
H. M. S. CULLODEN

Mystic, Connecticut. 1961. Marine Historical Association. 1st Ed., Publication No. 38. 63 PP with 17 b/w illustrations. Soft cover, vignette on front cover. Occasional foxing. Very good. 25.4 x 17.8.
74 Guns Ship-of-the-Line, launched 18th of May 1776... Wrecked January 1781 near Montauk Point, Long Island.
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$10

61338
SEAL, Jeremy
THE WRECK AT SHARPNOSE POINT - A Victorian Mystery

London. 2001. Picador. 1st Australian edition. (12), 316 PP with b/w illustrations (engravings, facsimile of documents, photos). Fp: chart of the North coast of Cornwall, opposite Lundy Island. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Near fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0330493256
Wreck of the Caledonia in 1842, on the North coast of Cornwall.
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$10

16339
SEXTON, Rae
BEFORE THE WIND - Tracing the impact on a small community and shipping company by the shipwreck in 1888 of the Star of Greece

Adelaide. 1982. Australasian Maritime Historical Society. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Ronald Parsons. X, 110 PP with 1 map, 17 b/w photos and drawings. Fp: Construction plans & rigging plans of the Star of Greece. Eps: Sketch showing the total wreck of the Star of Greece. Hard cover, illustrated front cover. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 21 x 13.8. 0959944834
Wrecked off Willunga, South Australia, on Fiday the 13th of July 1888.
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$15

41485
SEXTON, Rae
BEFORE THE WIND - Tracing the impact on a small community and shipping company by the shipwreck in 1888 of the Star of Greece

Adelaide. 1982. Australasian Maritime Historical Society. 1st edition numbered and signed. X, 110 PP with 1 map, 17 b/w photos and drawings. Fp: Construction plans & rigging plans of the Star of Greece. Eps: Sketches showing the total wreck of the Star of Greece. Hard cover, illustrated front. Copy No. 197 with signature of the author on verso of title page. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 21 x 13.8. 0959944834
Shipwrecked off Willunga, South Australia, on Friday the 13th of July, 1888.
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$30

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

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

33570
SHANKLAND, Peter
BYRON OF THE WAGER

London. 1975. Collins. 1st Ed. 288 PP with 2 maps, plus 8 pages with 7 b/w illust. Eps: Anson's squadron off St. Catherine's Harbour on the coast of Brazil. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 22 x 14.2. 0002160560
The Wager of Anson's fleet was wrecked while rounding Cape Horn. The ensuing mutiny and rebuilding of a boat with salvaged timber. The return to England.
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$15

46865
SHARDLOW, Ross H.
The East Indiaman BATAVIA - Print

Perth. c. 1980. Perth Building Society. Frameable b/w print by West Australian Marine Artist Ross Shardlow. Near fine. 45.5 x 57.8
The East Indiaman Batavia, 600 ton flagship of the VOC (Dutch East India Company), under sail. She was wrecked on the Abrolhos Islands on June 4, 1629..
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$10

45545
SHAW, David W.
THE SEA SHALL EMBRACE THEM - The Tragic Story of the Steamship Arctic

New York. 2003. Free Press. 1st paperback edition. XII, 243 PP, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w illustrations (engravings, paintings). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.3 x 14. 0743235037
27 September 1854, sinking of the Collins Line paddle steamer Arctic, after collision with the French steamer Vesta off Newfoundland. Loss of over 300 lives, and of the 87 survivors: not one woman or child! Aftermath.
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$15

19524
SHAW, Frank H.
FAMOUS SHIPWRECKS

London. 1930. Elkin Mathews & Marrot Ltd. 1st Ed., Colonial Edition. 390 PP with 21 b/w illustrations. Fp: The Garthpool on the Reefs, November 12, 1929. Cloth cover. Spine sunned with lettering worn. Foxing spots on outside edges and few pages, o/wise very good. 22.5 x 14.7.
Sinking of H.M.S. Victoria. Wreck of the Duncan Dunbar. Titanic: the shipwreck that shook the world... The genesis of the lifeboat...
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$20

11542
SHEARS, Richard & GIDLEY, Isobelle
THE RAINBOW WARRIOR AFFAIR

Sydney. 1985. Unwin. 1st Ed. XII, 217 PP with 3 full-page maps & 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 19.8 x 12.8. 868618594
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$25

53783
SHIPLOVERS' SOCIETY OF VICTORIA
THE ANNUAL DOG WATCH - No.21

Melbourne. 1964. Shiplovers' Society of Victoria. Volume No. 21, 1964. Contains article between P.20 and 29 with . Edited by C. HALLS. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 21 x 13.8.
Article by C. Halls "The search for the Batavia", between P.20 & 29 with 1 map, 1 drawing and 3 b/w photos.
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$15

71177
SHIPWRECKS
50 NAUFRAGES EN NOUVELLE-CALEDONIE

Nouméa. 2020. Fortunes de Mer Calédoniennes. 1st edition, with a preface by Gabriel Valet. 172 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, plans, paintings and photos) and colour illustrations (1 Index chart, 50 location maps and hundreds of photos). Laminated pictorial boards. French text. New. 27.8 x 21.5. 9782955807828
Shipwrecks on New Caledonia coasts and reefs: windjammers, nickel ore carriers, warships, and US planes during WWII... Wreck of a 40 m. long cargo freighter (drug ?, refugees? ...) on Bampton Reef discovered in April 2019.
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$80

34334
SHIPWRECKS
ATLAS OF NEW SOUTH WALES WRECK SITES

Sydney. 1992. Department of Planning. 1st Ed. No pagination, 20 pages printed on recto only with 10 line drawings of Declared Historic Shipwrecks (ship and wreck site), 2 maps and 9 charts. Errata sheet loosely inserted. Illustrated card cover. Fine. Large format: 59.2 x 42.
Atlas featuring 173 shipwrecks which have been reliably located, identified and visited by divers.
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$45

40636
SHIPWRECKS
AUSTRALIA'S HISTORIC SHIPWRECKS - Museums beneath the Sea

Canberra. 1991. Department of the Arts, Sport, the Environment, Tourism and Territories. 1st Ed. Folded poster 60 x 21.2 (12 folds) with 9 maps on the inside and 6 b/w illustrations. Fine. Folded size: 21.2 x 10.
Ownership, Protection, Historic Shipwrecks Laws...
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$10

39652
SHIPWRECKS
CONSERVING OUR HISTORIC SHIPWRECKS

Adelaide. 1987. S. A. Department of Environment and Planning. 24 PP (unnumbered) with 2 maps, 11 different forms of rig, and 57 b/w illustrations (engravings, photos). Inside front cover: Map of SE South Australia. Pictorial soft cover. Some old damp marks on front edge and page margins and covers, o/wise very good. 29.8 x 20.8. 0724344209
Legislation relating to shipwrecks and 22 historic shipwrecks of the South Australian coast.
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$5

44997
SHIPWRECKS
NAUFRAGES EN NOUVELLE-CALEDONIE

Nouméa. 2003. Fortunes de Mer Calédoniennes. 1st Ed. Edited by Gilbert CASTET. 124 PP with advertisements, 8 pages with chronological tables, 1 chart in colour, and b/w or colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Shipwrecks on New Caledonia coasts and reefs: windjammers, nickel ore carriers, warships and US planes during WWII...
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$40

19312
SHIPWRECKS
NEW SOUTH WALES - HISTORIC SHIPWRECK

Sydney. 1992. Department of Planning. July 1992. Set 1 in the New South Wales Historic Shipwreck series. 22 PP loose leaves, with location map, plan of diving site and a b/w profile of each ship. Contained in a clear plastic envelope. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
Historical and diving information on 10 historic shipwrecks: PS Mimosa - TSS John Penn - Merimbula - Yarra Yarra - PS Commodore - Walter Hood - Ballina - SS Duckenfield - Dunbar - Queen of Nations.
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$10

48343
SHIPWRECKS
SHIPWRECKS AROUND THE ISLES OF SCILLY

St Ives, Cornwall. c. 1980. Gibson Collection. 1st Ed. No pagination, 64 Pages with 102 b/w photos. Pictorial soft covr (Torrey Canyon). Fine. Oblong: 14.8 x 21.
The pictorial records of the Gibson family of the Scillies, started in 1860, on tall ships & working boats, steamships & motor vessels.
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$10

40637
SHIPWRECKS
UNDERWATER HERITAGE IN NEW SOUTH WALES

Sydney. c.1991. Department of Planning. 1st Ed. Folded poster 40 x 42 (8 folds) with 1 map and 14 b/w illustrations. Fine. Folded size: 21 x 10.
Underwater Heritage Laws... Declared shipwreck sites in NSW: TSS John Penn, PS Commodore....
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$5

40627
SHIPWRECKS
VICTORIA'S SHIPWRECK DISCOVERY TRAIL

Melbourne. 1992. The Maritime Archaeology Unit / Victoria Archaeological Survey. 1st Ed. Ring folder containing 42 information sheets under plastic sleeves with b/w illustrations (plans, sketches, photos). Large folded flyer and a guide to maritime terminology in front pocket. Plastic folder with illustrated front cover. Fine. 31.4 x 26.
Contains individual sheets on 21 wrecks of the coasts of Victoria and Port Phillip Bay. Includes: SS Blackbird, Casino, Clarence, Coogee... Victoria Tower, SS Wauchope, William Salthouse.
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$35

36411
[SHIPWRECKS]
THE WORLD'S WORST DISASTERS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

London. 1983. Octopus Books. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w photos. Laminated boards. Near fine. 21.6 x 15. 0706419383
Mont Pelée Volcano (1902)... Titanic (1912)... Morro Castle (1934)... North Sea oil rig disaster (1980)...
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$15

64137
SHIPWRECKS
WRECK OF THE QUETTA (in The Queenslander)

Brisbane. 1890. The Queenslander. Part (of issue P. 499 to 510) published March 15, 1890. Contains article from P. 504 to 510 with 7 b/w illustrations (1 map, 2 drawings of the Quetta and 4 engravings). Ageing of paper, and foxing. Very good. Rare. Large format :44 x 28.5.
Wrecked off Adolphus Island, 24th February 1890. ... loss of 173 lives.
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$70

53365
SHIRLEY, Bronwyn
SHIPWRECKS, WHALES AND PIRATES (in Australian Customs History Journal)

Canberra. 1996. Australian Customs Service. No. 7, June 1996. 48 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Contains article P. 6 to 8 with 1 b/w photo and 1 colour illustration. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.3 x 20.7.
On the seaport of Eden, south coast of New South Wales.
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$10

20981
SHOMETTE, Donald G.
HEYDAY OF THE HORSE FERRY [in National Geographic Magazine - Volume 176, No.4]

Washington. 1989. N.G.S. October 1989. Contains article P. 548 to 556 with 1 plan, 5 bw and 8 colour illust. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 25.4 x 17.5.
A long-forgotten animal-powered craft is discovered on the bottom of Lake Champlain.
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$10

44507
SILVERBERG, Robert
TREASURES BENEATH THE SEA

New York. 1971. Scholastic Book Services. Juvenile edition. 6th printing of the 1960 original. 78 PP with colour illustrations by Mort Kunstler [1 map on double page, 6 head pieces (location map) and 20 drawings]. Pictorial soft cover. Ageing of paper. Very good. 20.5 x 15.2.
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$10

71210
SIMPSON, A.W. Brian
CANNIBALISM AND THE COMMON LAW, A Victorian Yachting Tragedy

London. 1994. The Hambledon Press. 2nd Ed. of 1984 original. XIV, 353 PP plus 8 pages with 15 b/w illustrations (sketches, drawings, photos). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dust jacket. Fine. 24 x 16. 1852852003
The tragic story of the yacht Mignonette which sailed with a crew of three from Southampton for Sydney in 1884. After foundering in the South Atlantic, the survival of 2 of them at the expense of the third. The subsequent trial and relative laws covering the custom of the sea.
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$50

35736
SIMPSON, Colin
LUSITANIA

London. 1974. Penguin Books. 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. 140037934
Startling truth about one of the most fateful disasters of the sea: the torpedoing of the Lusitania.
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$5

39054
SIMPSON, Colin
LUSITANIA

London. 1974. Penguin Books. 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.
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$5

64434
SMALL, Isaac M.
SHIPWRECKS ON CAPE COD - The story of a few of the many hundred shipwrecks which have occurred on Cape Cod

Riverside, Connecticut. c. 1967. The Chatham Press. Reprint of the 1928 original. 86 PP with b/w illustrations (1 map, drawings, tail-pieces and photos). Fp: Portrait of Isaac M. Small. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.8 x 15.3.
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$15

41307
SMITH, Carl
GOWER COAST SHIPWRECKS

Swansea. 1993. Sou'wester Books. 1st Ed. 105 PP with 1 chart, 1 map, 2 drawings, 13 newspaper clippings and 38 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 19.8 x 20.8. 0951528149
Peninsula from southern Wales, jutting into the Bristol Channel.
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$35

60181
SMITH, Roff
SHIPWRECK IN THE FORBIDDEN ZONE: Portuguese merchant ship (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 2009. National Geographic Society. Volume 216, No. 4, October 2009. 130 PP. Contains article from P.116 to 127 with 1 map and colour illustrations (3 artworks by Jon Foster and 8 photos by Amy Toensing). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Portuguese trading vessel, sunk in 1533, off the southern coastline of Namibia.
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$5

21751
SNOW, Edward Rowe
MARINE MYSTERIES AND DRAMATIC DISASTERS OF NEW ENGLAND

New York. 1976. Dodd, Mead & Co. 1st Ed. X, (2), 238 PP, plus 16 pages with 24 bw illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21 x 14.2. 0396073786
Along the waterfront (bank robbery, fire), on the coast (piracy...) and offshore (shipwrecks...).
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$20

63913
SPENCER, Mark
DIVING THE CUMBERLAND (in Australian Geographic, No. 77, Jan-Mar 2005)

Sydney. 2005. Australian Geographic. 128 PP. Contains article from P. 80 to 87 with 4 b/w photos and 14 colour illustrations (1 map, 1 painting by Mike Golding, and 12 photos). Illustrated soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
Dive on the wreck of the Twin Screw Steamer Cumberland sunk after hiting a mine laid by the German Raider "Wolf", on the 6th of July 1917.
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$10

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

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

67047
S.S. MERIMBULA
ABRAHAMS BOSOM RESERVE, CURRARONG / S.S. MERIMBULA

Nowra, 1988. Department of Lands. Folded brochure, March 1988. 4 folds with 2 sketch maps, 3 b/w photos and artwork. Local newspaper clipping (March 1988, Vol. 2, No.1) with a b/w photo of the wrecked Merimbula. Very good. Format: 21.2 x 10.
Wrecked off Beecroft Head on 27 March 1928.
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$5

58886
STANBURY, Myra
EXAMINATION OF HISTORIC SHIPWRECK MATERIAL - Confidential Report prepared for Heritage South Australia / Department for Environment and Heritage

Fremantle. 2004. Department of Maritime Archaeology, Western Australian Maritime Museum. Report No. 187, June 2004. VIII, 16 PP with 2 tables and 27 figures. Soft cover, pictorial front with clear plastic cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21.
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$15

37486
STANBURY, Myra
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGICAL MATERIAL - a catalyst in the development of the Western Australian Maritime Museum

Perth. 1991. Western Australian Museum. 1st Ed. (2), 26 PP with 2 drawings and 9 b/w photos. Stapled pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0730946371
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$15

56142
STANBURY, Myra (editor)
THE BARQUE EGLINTON - wrecked Western Australia 1852: the history of its loss, archaeological excavation, artefact catalogue and interpretation

Fremantle. 2003. Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. 1st Ed. A.I.M.A. Special Publication No. 13 / Special Publication Australian National Centre of Excellence for Maritime Archaeology No. 6. XVI, 233 PP with 24 tables and 109 b/w figures (maps and plans, drawings and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 01876465182
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$45

55517
STANIFORTH, Mark & NASH, Michael (Editors)
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY: Australian Approaches

New York. 2008. Springer. 1st soft cover printing of the 2006 original. The Springer series in Underwater Archaeology. XVII, 222, (4) PP with tables and 30 figures. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.3 x 15.6. 9780387769851
Articles by various contributors, including: Theoretical Approaches, Artifact Studies, Thematic Studies in Australian Maritime Archaeology, Individual Shipwreck Site Case Studies (Sirius, Pandora, Sydney Cove), Nautical Archaeology in Australia, the Indian Ocean and Asia, Innovative Approaches in Underwater Cultural Heritage Management, Maritime Museums and Maritime Archaeological Exhibitions, Cultural Tourism and Diver Education..
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$75

60170
STEINBERG, Jennifer
LAST VOYAGE OF THE SLAVE SHIP HENRIETTA MARIE (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 2002. N.G.S. Volume 202, No. 2, August 2002. 126 PP. Contains article from P.46 to 61 with 1 map and 19 colour illustrations (11 photos by Courtney Platt). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
New Ground Reef, 34 miles off Key West, Florida.
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$5

20443
STENUIT, Robert
THE TREASURE OF PORTO SANTO [in National Geographic Magazine]

Washington. 1975. N.G.S. Volume 148, No.2, August 1975. Includes article from P.260 to 275 with 1 map, 4 bw and 13 colour illust. Pict. soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Sinking of the V.O.C. Slot Ter Hooge in 1724 on the Island of Porto Santo, Madeira Islands, on a voyage from the Netherlands to Batavia. Part of the cargo had been salvaged as early as 1725 by John Lethridge with his diving machine.
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$5

38767
STICK, David
GRAVEYARD OF THE ATLANTIC - Shipwrecks of the North Carolina Coast

Chapell Hill. 1972. The University of North Carolina Press. 13th printing of the 1952 original. X, (2), 276 PP with 1 map, 12 tail-pieces and 18 head-pieces, illustrated by Frank Stick. Eps: Chart of the coast of North Carolina (inset chart of ship, mast and rigging types). Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Small chips at top of dust jacket. Faint foxing on outside top edge, o/wise very good. 23.5 x 15.5.
Shipwrecks on the outer banks. Ironclads and blockade runners. The great hurricane of 1899. U-Boats during WWI & WWII...
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$15

35042
STICK, David
THE OUTER BANKS OF NORTH CAROLINA 1584-1958

Chapel Hill. 1958. The University of North Carolina Press. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 352 PP with 4 maps and 27 illustrations (title page vignette, head and tail pieces) by Frank Stick. Eps: Map of the North Carolina Outer Banks. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 15.7.
Exploration, settlement... Storms and shipwrecks... The Wright Brothers...
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$20

58761
STONE, Peter
DIVE AUSTRALIA - A Guide to Scuba diving locations and services in Australia

Yarram, Victoria. 1990. Oceans Publications. 3rd edition of the 1982 original. 288 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, location maps, photos...). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 15.3. 0731683471
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$15

50599
STONE, Peter (compiler)
DIVE AUSTRALIA 1986-1987. A directory of Dive Locations, Dive Shops and Services in Australia

Yarram, Victoria. 1985. Oceans Enterprises. 2nd edition of the 1982 original. (10), 420, (2) PP with b/w illust. (drawings, location maps, photos...). Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner with some drawings on inside front cover. Very good. 21.4 x 15.5. 0949839019
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$10

68699
STONE, Peter, DISCOMBE, Reece & POWER, Allan
THE LADY AND THE PRESIDENT - The Life and Loss of the S.S. President Coolidge

Yarram, Victoria. 1997. Oceans Enterprises. 1st Ed. (8), 298, (14) PP with b/w illust. (head pieces, tail pieces, plans, photos), plus 8 pages with 16 colour photos. Title page: "The Lady", and profile of the "President". Eps: President Coolidge sinking. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Address of previous owner at top of title page, o/wise fine. 24.8 x 18.8. 0958665729
Luxury Liner cruising between San Francisco and the Orient, requisitioned in 1941, transformed as a troopship, sinking off Luganville 26 October 1942. Now a popular diving site.
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$50

64877
STRACHAN, Shirley
SILTS IN THE SIGHT GLASS: Protectors and Raiders of the SS CITY OF LAUNCESTON - 1863-1865

Melbourne. 2000. Heritage Victoria. 1st Ed. 79 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial stiff cover, folded back cover with location map and plan. Fine. 21 x 21. 0730686701
Sunk by SS Penola in Port Phillip Bay, 19th November 1865.
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$25

21859
STREET, Sean
THE WRECK OF THE DEUTSCHLAND

London. 1992. Souvenir Press. 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.
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$15

63882
SULLAWAY, Neva (editor)
SHIPWRECKS AND CASTAWAYS (in Mains'l Haul)

San Diego. 2006. Maritime Museum of San Diego. Vol. 42, No. 4, Fall 2006 of Mains'l Haul, A journal of Pacific Maritime History. 52 PP with b/w illustrations (map, plan, engravings, photos). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 28 x 21.5. 0944580203
Shipwreck, Women Castaways, and Cast-off Morals, by John R. Stilgoe. Lady Castaways (Jeanne Baret - Rose de Freycinet - Ann Morley - Betty Guard - Nellie Murray - Mary Ann Jewell - Mrs. Wordsworth), by Joan Druett. Surveying the Pacific: The voyages of the Galilee 1905-1908, by Diane Cooper. ...
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$20

58780
SULLIVAN, Norman (editor)
MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY (in The Wisconsin Archeologist, Volume 73, No. 1 - 2)

Milwaukee, USA. 1992. The Wisconsin Archaeological Society. Special Issue: Maritime Archaeology. Volume 73, No. 1 - 2, March-June 1992. (2), 110 PP with 5 tables and b/w illustrations (19 figures, 13photos). Soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15.3.
Wisconsin Underwater Archaeology: An Introduction, by David J. Cooper. Wisconsin's Underwater Archaeological Resources: A Federal Perspective, by David E. Berwick. Identification and Assessment of Light Vessel Number 57, by Gordon P. Watts, Jr. Gently Down the Stream: ... Northern Mississippi River..., by John O. Jensen.
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$10

35550
TAYLOR, J. R. W.
GOLD FROM THE SEA - Epic Story of the Recovery of Niagara's Bullion

Sydney. 1943. Australasian Publishing. 6th Australian edition (March 1943) of the September 1942 original. 271 PP, plus 17 b/w photos by J. M. Leonard. Fp: Fore-Deck and Bridge-deck of the Claymore. Title-page: Vignette with the Claymore. Eps: Sketch of mooring plan by Chief Diver Johnstone. Cloth cover. Bookplate on verso of front endpaper. Spine sunned, top and bottom of hinges weak. Very good. 22.3 x 15.
Copy with frontispiece and plate opposite page 14 misbound.
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$15

46309
TAYLOR, J. R. W.
GOLD FROM THE SEA - The Epic Story of the Niagara's Bullion

Sydney. 1947. Australasian Publishing. Reprint of the September 1942 original. 224 PP, plus 17 b/w photos by J. M. Leonard. Fp: R.M.S.Niagara. Eps: Sketch of mooring plan by Chief Diver Johnstone. Cloth cover. Top corner of half title page cut, o/wise good. 20.5 x 13.5.
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$15

59343
TAYLOR, Peter
THE AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND LIST OF VESSELS LOST, MISSING OR TAKEN FROM ACTIVE SERVICE 1874-1949

Newport, Victoria. 2010. Scuttlebutt Press. Reprint of the 2006 original. 183 PP with 8 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. Oblong: 14.3 x 20.7. 0975175467
From: 375 tons barque Aberdeen built in 1868 registered in Sydney and missing since 1874, to: 94 tons brigantine Zone built in 1847 registered in Sydney and wrecked in 1874
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$35

62869
TAYLOR, Peter
SHIPWRECKS - A Practical Guide to Research and Discovery

Melbourne. 2013. Scuttlebutt Press. 1st Ed. IX, 179 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, plans and photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 29.4 x 20.7. 9780980590241
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$40

50628
TAYLOR, Peter
VICTORIAN SHIPWRECK - NOTICE TO MARINERS 1841 - 2003

Newport, Victoria. 2006. Bob Leek & Peter Taylor. Revised and updated edition of the 2005 original. 103 PP with 8 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 21 x 14.7. 0975175424
Official records of shipwrecks as described in the Notice to Mariners.
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$20

62137
TAYLOR, Peter & WILLIAMS, Desmond S.
CORAMBA - The Ship the Sea Returned

Melbourne. 2012. Scuttlebutt Press. 1st Ed. X, 162 PP with b/w illustrations (1 plan "general arrangement", 1 sketch, 1 house-flag, 2 engravings, 3 maps, 11 portraits and 33 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.7 x 14.5.
The T.S.S. Coramba, foundered on 30th November, 1934, off Phillip Island. Wreck discovered in January 2011 and subsequently studied in May 2011.
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$20

58231
THOMAS, Dr. Robert & McKENZIE, Dr. Bart
THE DIVER'S MEDICAL COMPANION

Sydney. c. 1980. Diving Medical Centre. 1st Ed. A Diving Medical Centre monograph. Foreword by Carl Edmonds. (8), 184 PP with tables and b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Signature of previous owner on title-page, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14.
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$10

53502
THOMAS, Dr. Robert & McKENZIE, Dr. Bart
THE DIVER'S MEDICAL COMPANION

Sydney. 1984. Diving Medical Centre. A Diving Medical Centre monograph. January 1984 reprint of the original. Foreword by Carl Edmonds. (8), 184 PP with tables and b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21 x 13.5. 0949585106
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$10

70079
THOMAS, Gordon & MORGAN-WITTS, Max
THE STRANGE FATE OF THE MORRO CASTLE

London. 1973. Collins. 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.
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$10

37774
THOMAS, Gordon & WITTS, Max Morgan
SHIPWRECK - THE STRANGE FATE OF THE MORRO CASTLE

New York. 1972. Stein and Day. 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.
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$15

21722
THOMPSON, Captain Barry
DEEDS NOT WORDS, The Story of the New Zealand Coastguard

Auckland. 1995. The Auckland Volunteer Coast Guard Service Inc. 1st Ed. 280 PP with 1 map, 1 plan, numerous bw illust., and 4 pages with 15 colour photos (flags, burgees & insignias). Title spread: Rescue from a helicopter. Pict. card cover. Fine. 25.5 x 18.5. 0473034115
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$25

55888
THOMPSON, F. H. (editor)
THE ANTIQUARIES JOURNAL - Volume LVII, Part II

London. 1977. Oxford University Press. Journal of the Society of Antiquaries of London, Volume LVII, Part II. P. 185-475, (12), VIII index with figures, plus 2 folded plans and 28 b/w plates. Soft cover. Signs of old water marks, o/wise very good. 24.5 x 18.7.
Sarsen stones in Wessex, by H. C. Bowen & I. F. Smith. Excavation of a multiple round barrow at Barnack, by Peter Donaldson. Excavations at Carthage 1976, by Henry Hurst...
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$20

69557
THOMPSON, Thomas
HELL AND HIGH WATER

London. 1975. André Deutsch. 1st Ed. 254 PP, plus 4 pages with 5 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Slight ageing of paper with foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2. 0233967052
An extraordinary true story of shipwreck and survival. Sailed from a marina in Puget Sound, bound for Costa Rica ...
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$20

61915
THORNTON, Nicholas
SUSSEX SHIPWRECKS

Newbury, Berkshire. 1988. Countryside Books. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 30 b/w illustrations (engravings and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0905392973
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$20

69934
THRESH, Peter
TITANIC

London. 1992. Bison Books. 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.
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$10

52482
THRESH, Peter
TITANIC

London. 1993. Bison Books. 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.
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$5

43338
THRESH, Peter
TITANIC

London. 1992. Parkgate Books. 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.
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$10

17622
THROCKMORTON, Peter (editor)
HISTORY FROM THE SEA - Shipwrecks & Archaeology, From Homer's Odyssey to the Titanic

Sydney. 1987. Reader's Digest. 1st Australian edition. 240 PP with b/w & col. illust. (maps, graphs, paintings, photos). Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 29.7 x 23.5. 0864380445
Story of underwater archaeology examining the human history over 4000 years.
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$15

53696
THROCKMORTON, Peter (editor)
HISTORY FROM THE SEA: Shipwrecks and Archaeology. - From Homer's Odyssey to the Titanic

London. 1987. Mitchell Beazley Publishers. 1st Ed. 240 PP with b/w & colour illustrations (maps, graphs, paintings, photos). Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing. Fine. 29.7 x 23.5. 0855336145
Story of underwater archaeology examining the human history over 4000 years. Chapter 7: Eastern Horizons (Arab Dhows, by Stephen Rogers. Chinese Junks, East Indiamen , by Jeremy Green)...
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$15

33612
TIBBALLS, Geoff
THE TITANIC - The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship

London. 1997. Carlton Books. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w and colour illust. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. 28.7 x 23.6. 1858682916
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$15

20486
TIBBALLS, Geoff
THE TITANIC - The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship

Sydney. 1997. Reader's Digest. 1st Australian Edition. 128 PP with b/w and colour illust. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28 x 23. 086449100X
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$10

70046
TITANIC
BENEFIT PERFORMANCE for the Families of the VICTIMS of the "TITANIC" Disaster

Riverside, Ct. c. 1970. 7 C'S Press, Inc. 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.
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$20

47433
TITANIC
TITANIC - Poster from the Movie

Brisbane. 1998. The Sunday Mail. 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.
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$10

40736
TITANIC
TITANIC - The Official Story

London. c. 1999. Public Record Office / National Archives. Reprint. Illustrated folder containing 18 facsimile of documents, some folded (over 80 pages). Fine. Oblong: 22.7 x 35.7. 1873162375
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$15

32912
TITANIC
TITANIC: The Official Story April 14-15, 1912

New York. 1997. Random House. 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.
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$20

41714
TOMLINSON, H. M.
GALLIONS REACH - A Romance

London. 1949. Rupert Hart-Davis. 2nd edition of the 1927 original, No. 6 in the Mariners Library series. 240 PP. Cloth cover, device on front cover, illustrated dj. Dust jacket is price-clipped, o/wise a near fine copy. 19 x 13.
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$30

62452
TRIBOUILLIER, Anne-Laure & ANGLEVIEL, Fréderic
Chroniques d'un Navire de Commerce: TACITE, 1869-1873 (in Le Petit Journal)

Nouméa. 2002. Musée de l'Histoire Maritime de Nouvelle-Calédonie / Mairie de Nouméa. Issue: Friday 7th of June 2002. 8 PP with b/w illustrations. French text. Fine. Format: 42 x 29.5. 2951868804
Exhibition held 7th June to 3rd November 2002. Windjammer sunk 10 October 1873 on arrival in New Caledonia. Wreck discovered in 1998.
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$15

47597
TUNLEY, Roul
SECRETS FROM A TIME SHIP

London. 1982. Reader's Digest Association Ltd. Reprint from British Reader' Digest. 8 PP with 10 colour photos by Adam Woodfitt. Pictorial soft cover (illustration by James Leech). 1 colour photo, 4 colour postcards and 3 folded flyers loosely inserted. Fine. 18.5 x 13.2.
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$20

33005
TUREN, Teppo & McCABE, Elizabeth Maddox
THE TUNTSA

Chicago. 1961. Henry Regnery Co. 1st Ed. 254 PP with 12 head pieces, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w illust. (1 map, 2 plans and 21 photos). Eps: Course of the Tuntsa. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Light foxing of top and front edges, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.2.
Successful attempt to migrate from Finland to the USA, during an unsuccessful voyage. Crossing from Helsinki to Dover, Brest, Casablanca, Safi, the Canary Islands interrupted by a shipwreck in the Virgin Islands.
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$15

35842
TUREN, Teppo & McCABE, Elizabeth Maddox
THE TUNTSA

London. 1962. Arthur Barker. 1st Ed. 254 PP with 12 head pieces, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w illust. (1 map, 2 plans and 21 photos). Eps: Course of the Tuntsa. Hard cover, dj (closed tears). Near fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
Successful attempt to migrate from Finland to the USA, during an unsuccessful voyage. Crossing from Helsinki to Dover, Brest, Casablanca, Safi, the Canary Islands interrupted by a shipwreck in the Virgin Island.
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$15

21299
TWYNING, John P. & BAYS, Peter
WRECK OF THE MINERVA

Fairfield, Wash. 1996. Ye Galleon. Facsimile reprints of two separate books: Shipwreck and Adventures of John P. Twyning among South Sea Islands (2nd edition of the 1850 original), and Wreck of the Minerva, 1850. 2 introductions by Keith Huntress. 108, (4), 109-229, (8 Index & colophon) PP with 8 b/w illustrations. Fp: Facsimile of title-page Shipwreck and Adventures of John P. Twyning. Eps. Pictorial soft cover. Book plate of Honore Foster, Australia whaling specialist, on first leaf. Fine. 25.5 x 17.5. 0877705747
The wreck in September 1829 on Nicholson's Reef. Two narratives by one of the boatsteerers and the sailing master of the Australian brig Minerva on a sperm whaling voyage. Twyning lived for 20 years in the Islands and returned to England after the death of his wife from Horn Island (Futuna).
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$35

43425
UDEN, Grant
THE LOSS OF THE ROYAL GEORGE

London. 1970. Macdonald. 1st Ed., in the Famous Events series. 96 PP with 2 maps and 13 b/w illustrations by Karen Usborne. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 19.1 x 12.8. 356031101
Launched 1756, Battle of Quiberon Bay in 1769, foundering in the Solent in August 1782 while at anchor.
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$15

22195
VAN DER MOLEN, S.J.
THE LUTINE TREASURE, The 150-year search for gold in the wreck of the frigate Lutine

London. 1970. Adlard Coles. 1st English edition translated from the Dutch original. 168 PP, plus 16 pages with 28 b/w illust. Eps: Drawing of 'La Lutine frigate', taken at Toulon. Hard cover, dj. (price clipped). Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5. 0229974821
La Lutine captured from the French in 1793, sunk off Tershelling in 1799. Its famous bell was recovered in 1858 and is still in use in the Underwriters' Room at Lloyds.
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$20

60179
VESILIND, Priit J.
LOST GOLD: Bounty from a Civil War ship, S.S. Republic (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 2004. N.G.S. Volume 206, No. 3, September 2004. 136 PP. Contains article from P. 108 to 127 & 134/135 with 1 map and colour illustrations (artwork by Jon Foster and photos by Jonathan Blair). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
Sunk 1865 off the coast of Georgia.
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$5

58355
VICTORIA ARCHAEOLOGICAL SURVEY
THE EARLIEST LOCATED STEAMSHIP WRECK IN AUSTRALIA - PADDLE STEAMER "CLONMEL"

Melbourne. 1985. Victoria Archaeological Survey. April 1985 report. 45 PP (recto typescript only), plus 17 pages for 7 figures and 10 plates. Text by P. Harvey. Soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$10

49751
VILLIERS, Alan
POSTED MISSING - The Story of Ships Lost without Trace in Recent Years

London. 1956. Hodder & Stoughton. 1st Ed. 256 PP with 8 figures & 9 maps, plus 16 pages with 23 b/w photographs. Fp: In a Heavy Sea. Eps: World map with position of ships posted missing. Hard cover, dj (price clipped and with piece missing at head and foot). Foxing, o/wise very good. 21 x 14.5.
Chapters 9 & 10: The mystery of the Waratah.
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$30

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

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

69621
WAKE-WALKER, Edward, DEANE, Heather & PURCHES, Georgette
LIFEBOAT!: Royal National Lifeboat Institution

London. 1989. Ian Allan Ltd. 1st Ed. 56 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Inside front cover: map of the British Isles with location of Lifeboat stations. Inside back cover: profiles of 15 Lifeboats in the RNLI Fleet. Pictorial front and back card covers. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 0711018359
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$20

38822
WALTHEW, Kenneth
FROM ROCK AND TEMPEST - The Life of Captain George William Manby

London. 1971. Geoffrey Bles. 1st Ed. 175 PP, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w illustrations. hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket with small rub at top corner of front part. Very good. 22.2 x 14.5. 713802871
The Manby apparatus projects a life-line to stranded ships, then uses the breeches buoy...
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$15

61657
WANTRUP, Jonathan
Library and Collection on Ships, Shipwrecks and the Sea, of NANCYE KENT PERRY (in Australian Book Auctions Catalogue)

Melbourne. 2010. Australian Book Auctions Pty. Ltd. A.B.A. Catalogue "March Gallery Sale", 22nd March 2010. No pagination, 74 PP (for 636 items) with 21 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27 x 20.7.
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$20

52852
WARNE, Ian (editor)
A SHORT HISTORY OF THE BARQUE OMEO

Fremantle. 2007. Maritime Archeology Association of Western Australia. 1st Ed. 28 PP with 28 b/w illustrations ( 5 sketch plans and 23 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
Auxiliary Steamship, built 1858 at Newcastle-on-Tyne, for McMelkan Blackwood & Company of Melbourne. Maiden voyage: 1859 in 108 days... Wrecked 1895 near Helin Bay, W.A.
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$15

20453
WARWICK, Mark
CLIPPERS (in Sportdiving in Australia & the South Pacific)

Melbourne. 1993. Mountain, Ocean & Travel Publications. No. 37, April/May 1993. Includes article from P.96 to 103 with 2 maps & 8 bw photos. Pict. soft cover. New. 27.5 x 21.
The clipper ship saga.
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$15

66263
WARWICK, Sam & ROUSSEL, Mike
SHIPWRECKS OF THE CUNARD LINE

Stroud, Gloucestershire. 2012. The History Press. 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.
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$40

50729
WATSON, Arnold and Betty
ROSTER OF VALOR. The Titanic Halifax Legacy

Riverside, Ct. 1984. 7 C'S Press, Inc. / Titanic Historical Society, Inc. 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.
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$15

43098
WATSON, Milton H.
DISASTERS AT SEA - Every Ocean-going Passenger ship Catastrophe since 1900

London. 1995. Patrick Stephens. 2nd edition, updated & expanded from 1987 original. 216 PP with 266 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 20.5. 1852605057
From the wreck of the Cuvier, 9 March 1900, to the fire that destroyed the Achille Lauro, 30 November 1994.
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$20

66207
WEBB, John
PORT ELLIOT - Pioneers & Shipwrecks 1853-1864

Adelaide. 1994. Author. . November 1994 edition. 1st Ed. 70, (2) PP with b/w illustrations (1 chart, 1 plan, 1 engraving, 2 facsimile of documents and 15 photos). Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 21 x 15.
Pages 60 to 70: "Diary of Malen Rumbelow, from England to Australia" June 13th to October 9th, 1854 on board "Pestonjee Bomanjee".
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$25

32909
WELS, Susan
TITANIC - Legacy of the World's Greatest Ocean Liner

New York. 1997. Time Life / Discovery Channel. 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
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$10

45897
WEXHAM, Brian
SHIPWRECKS OF THE WESTERN CAPE

Cape, South Africa. c. 1985. Howard Timmins. 1st Ed. 124 PP with 1 map on double page, 1 chart, b/w and colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 24. 0869782517
HMS Sceptre, 1799. Birkenhead, 1852...
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$40

65855
WHEELER, Margaret (editor)
A BOOK OF ARCHAEOLOGY - Seventeen Stories of Discovery

London. 1959. Cassell & Company. 2nd edition of the 1957 original. XII, 178 PP with 4 b/w illustrations (1 drawing, 1 plan, and 2 maps), plus 12 pages with 22 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Slight ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Note on front endpaper. Very good. 22 x 14.5.
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$15

38459
WHITTAKER, Mark
THE HOWLING - Eye of the Storm (in The Australian Magazine)

Sydney. 1999. Nationwide News / The Weekend Australian. The Weekend Australian, March 6-7 1999. Contains article P.18 to 24 with 6 colour photos. Soft cover. New. 31 x 25.3.
The weather suddenly turned up and the 1998 Sydney to Hobart fleet sailed into deep trouble. Fatal Storm.
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$10

70360
WHITTAKER, Paul & REID, Robert
PATANELA IS MISSING - Australia's Greatest Sea Mystery

Sydney. 1993. Bantam Books. 1st Ed. 248 PP with 1 map on double page and 1 b/w photos of the authors, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Spine with 1 crease. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. Scarce. 21 x 13.5. 1863590870
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$35

50359
WICKS, Sir James, BIRD, Captain R. & McINTYRE, Captain A. F.
M.V. PACIFIC CHARGER, Shipping Casualty, 21 May 1981. Report of Court and Annex Thereto

Wellington. 1982. N. Z. Government Printer. 1st Ed. (4), 184 PP with 3 b/w photos. Soft cover. Small tears on the 2 first leaves, o/wise very good. 24 x 15.5.
Shipwrecked on Baring Head, near Wellington, New Zealand. Investigation held in Wellington 7 July to 9 October 1981.
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$15

39634
WILKES, Bill St. John
NAUTICAL ARCHAEOLOGY - A Handbook

Newton Abbot, UK. 1971. David & Charles. 1st paperback edition. 294 PP with 38 line drawings, plus 8 pages with 14 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine dulled, foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.3 x 14.3. 0715350234
Preliminary research, preparations, equipment, techniques, locating sites, recording finds, photography & surveying,...
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$15

19835
WILLIAMS, David L.
SALVAGE!, Rescued from the Deep

London. 1991. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w illustrations (maps, plans, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.7 x 15. 0711019630
Treasures, recoveries from oceans depths (such as a Soviet submarine with a submersible dumb barge from the Glomar Explorer)...
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$20

63014
WILLIAMS, Mark
SUNKEN TREASURE

London. 1980. Cassell. 1st Ed. (4), 184 PP, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing on top outside edge. Near fine. Scarce. 24 x 16. 0304305022
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$50

37728
WILLIAMS, Peter J. & SERLE, Roderick
SHIPWRECKS AT PORT PHILLIP HEADS 1840-1963

Melbourne. 1967. Maritime Historical Productions. New revised edition. 64 PP with 24 b/w illust. Soft cover, staples. A few small rubbed patches around edges of front cover, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14.
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$5

31619
WILLIAMS, Peter J. & SERLE, Roderick
SHIPWRECKS AT PORT PHILLIP HEADS 1840-1963

Melbourne. 1963. Maritime Historical Productions. 1st Ed. (12), 91 PP with 7 tail & head-pieces, 1 chart & 44 b/w illust. Card cover (rubbed). Front cover with creases, damp mark on first pages, o/wise good. 21.5 x 14.
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$5

59947
WILLIAMS, Peter J. & SERLE, Roderick
SHIPWRECKS AT PORT PHILLIP HEADS 1840-1963

Melbourne. 1963. Maritime Historical Productions. 1st Ed. (12), 91 PP with 7 headpieces and tailpieces, 1 chart & 44 b/w illust. Card cover rubbed, o/wise good. 21.5 x 14.
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$10

36438
WILLIAMS, Peter J. & SERLE, Roderick
SHIPWRECKS AT PORT PHILLIP HEADS 1840-1963

Melbourne. 1967. Maritime Historical Productions. New Revised edtion of the 1963 original. 64 PP with 24 b/w illust. Stapled card cover. A few small chips around edge of front cover, o/wise fine. Signed by Roderick Serle on title page. Near fine. 21.5 x 14.
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$20

47450
WILLIAMS, Robyn
RAISING THE BATAVIA (in The Australian Way)

Melbourne. 1992. Australian Airlines Ltd. Issue for November 1992. Contains article between pages 10 and 13 with 7 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
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$10

71251
WILLIS, Sam
SHIPWRECK, A History of Disasters at Sea

London. 2008. Quercus Publishing. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w and colour illustrations throughout. Fp: The Battle of Camperdown (1799), Contents page: Wreck of the steamship SS Santa Rosa off Point Arguello, California, 7 July 1911. Hard cover, dust jacket. As new. 30 x 26. 9781847247629
Chapters on: Ancient and Dark Age Wrecks, Galleons and Gold, Broadsides, Pirates and Whales, Iron, Steam and Steel, World Wars, Nuclear Power, Oil and the Atomic Bomb.
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$25

66319
WILSON, Frances
HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC - The Sinking of J. Bruce Ismay

New York. 2011. Harper. 1st US edition. (XVI), 328, (1) PP with b/w illustrations (1 map, ephemera, newspaper cuttings, telegram, cartoon , photos ...), plus 32 pages with 50 b/w illustrations. Eps: reproduction of the original First Class Passenger List. Hard cover, dj. Front endpaper misbound (upside down). Front part of dust jacket slightly rubbed. Near fine. 23.5 x 16. 9780062094544
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$20

10579
WILSON, H. H.
CYCLONE COASTS - Australia's North-West Frontier

Adelaide. 1980. Rigby. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 5 charts, plus 20 pages with 35 b/w & 7 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22 x 14.2. 0727013904
Pearling industry on the Northwest coast of Australia.
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$20

64456
WILSON, Ian
SHIPWRECKS OF THE ULSTER COAST, From Carlingford Lough to Inishowen Head

Belfast. 1979. Impact Amergin. 1st Ed. (12), 177 PP, followed by 6 pages of Index & 2 of Bibliography, with 9 maps & 43 b/w photos in text. Half-title page: Schooner "Lily" in the evening setting, Portstewart, 1931. Fp: "Ulrica" wrecked on Lighthouse Island - Copeland Islands, 1897. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket has light wear around edges and back cover of jacket is a little rippled (old watermarks). The last few pages of text have traces of old watermarks on the bottom, o/wise a near fine copy. 23 x 16.5.
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$25

12125
WILSON, Ian
SHIPWRECKS OF THE ULSTER COAST, From Carlingford Lough to Inishowen Head

Belfast. 1979. Impact Amergin. 1st Ed. (12), 177, (6 Index), (2 Bibliography) PP with 9 maps & 43 b/w photos in text. Half-title page: Schooner "Lily" in the evening setting, Portstewart, 1931. Fp: "Ulrica" wrecked on Lighthouse Island - Copeland Islands, 1897. Pictorial soft cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 21.8 x 15.3.
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$15

40517
WILSON, Ian
UNDISCOVERED: The Fascinating World of Undiscovered Places, Graves, Wrecks, and Treasure

London. 1993. Chancellor Press. Reprint of the 1987 original. 192 PP with head pieces and b/w illust. (maps & plans, paintings & photos). Title page: The British Egyptologist Howard Carter opening the golden shrine of the tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun. Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 25.5 x 17.5. 1851522999
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$10

39605
WILSON, Neil
GREAT SEA DISASTERS - The World's Worst Sea Disasters

Bristol, UK. 1998. Siena Book / Parragon. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 30 colour and 48 b/w illustrations. Half title page: White Star Liner Atlantic, aground on Meagher Island, Nova Scotia, 1873. Fp: The Endurance trapped in the pack ice, Weddell Sea, 1915. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. Oblong: 23.5 x 29.7. 0752527436
Galleons, guns and East Indiamen... Passenger Liners... Ferries and Riverboats... Survival and Rescue.
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$20

30272
WISE, Graeme
SHIPS, SHARKS AND PIRATE GOLD

Auckland. 1997. Random House. 1st Ed. 156 PP with b/w illust. Half title page and last page: charts of some Pacific archipelagoes. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 26 x 18.5. 1869412958
Joyita: Voyage to oblivion in 1955. Rescue to the Tokelau Group by the Gas Carrier Julie London. Lost treasure of Suwarrow. Wreck of the US liner President Coolidge...
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$15

52765
WOOD, Danielle
THE SHIPWRECK COAST (in Australian Geographic No. 87, July-September 2007)

Sydney. 2007. The Australian Geographic Society. 144 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus 1 folded map of The Great Ocean Road. Contains article between pages 54 and 65 with 1 folded map (in colour), 14 b/w and 21 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
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68185
WOOD, Walter
SURVIVORS' TALES OF FAMOUS SHIPWRECKS

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

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

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

52607
ZANELLI, Leo
SHIPWRECKS AROUND BRITAIN. A Diver's Guide

London. 1970. Kaye & Ward. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 24 location charts, plus 16 pages with 18 b/w illustrations (2 drawings & 16 photos). Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with signs of dampness and rubbed spine. Very good. 22.2 x 14. 0718208668
Guide to 400 wrecks with brief information on the ship, the shipwreck and the wreck.
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20451
ZANELLI, Leo
SHIPWRECKS AROUND BRITAIN, A Diver's Guide

London. 1978. Kaye & Ward. Reprint (with corrections) of the 1970 original. 112 PP with 24 location charts, plus 16 pages with 18 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Part of dust jacket lightly sunned. Very good. 22.2 x 14. 0718211952
Guide to 400 wrecks with brief information on the ship, the shipwreck and the wreck.
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$15