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

Paris. 2005. L'Harmattan. 1st Ed., in the Racisme et Eugénisme series. Preface by Serge Klarsfeld. 284, (2) PP with 1 map and 1 b/w photo. Pictorial soft cover (poster of the Hamburg-Amerika Linie). French text. Fine. 21.5 x 13.5. 2747585085
The voyage of 937 Jewish refugees on board the luxury liner Saint Louis of Hamburg-Amerika Line. Hamburg - Cherbourg - Havanna - Antwerp. 13th May to 17 June 1939.
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$35

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

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

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

Belfast. 1990. The Friar's Bush Press. 1st Ed. (VI), 90 PP with 87b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 17.9 x 21.5. 0946872325
The Harland & Wolf Historic photograph Collection at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum.
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$20

15852
ANDREWS, Graeme
A LOG OF GREAT AUSTRALIAN SHIPS

Sydney. 1980. Reed. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 18.5 x 26. 0589502026
150 famous ships which played a vital role in the development of Australia.
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$10

15939
ANDREWS, Graeme
VETERAN SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Sydney. 1976. Reed. 1st Ed. 136 PP with b/w illust., plus 4 colour plates. Hard cover, dj. Very good. Oblong: 19.3 x 27.5. 0589071904
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$10

17982
ARCHIBALD, E. H. H.
TRAVELLERS BY SEA

London. 1962. National Maritime Museum / HMSO. 1st Ed. 34 PP with 16 b/w illustrations on full page. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. Oblong: 16.5 x 21.5.
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$10

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

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

15945
BABCOCK, F. Lawrence
SPANNING THE ATLANTIC

New York. 1931. Alfred A. Knopf. 1st Ed. (10), 228, VIII (index) PP, plus 24 plates with 27 b/w illustrations. Title page: Crest of The Cunard Steam Ship Company Limited. Fp: Samuel Cunard. Cloth cover, spine faded, front hinge starting, note on FFEP, o/wise very good. 22.4 x 14.5.
History of the Cunard Line and its founder, Samuel Cunard.
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$15

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

London. 1957. Hutchinson. 1st Ed. Foreword by Viscount Simon of Stackpole Elidor. X, 11-290 PP, plus 14 pages with 24 b/w photos. Fp: Commodore D.G. Baillie on the bridge of S.S. Himalaya. Hard cover. Spine sunned. Copy lacking 3 b/w photos facing pages 94 / 95. Ageing of paper and foxing. Ex Library copy with stamps. Good reading copy. 23.2 x 16.
From the training ship "Worcester" to Commodore of P. & O., 50 years of life at sea.
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$5

68474
BALLANTYNE, Captain P. L.
THE COOL WEATHER ROUTE

Adelaide. 1981. Rigby. 1st Ed. 134 PP with b/w illust. (maps, charts, photos ...). Title page: S.S. Orient under steam and sail. Hard cover. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania Library" on endpapers, title page and remnants of a label at foot of spine. Contents very clean and a good working copy. 27 x 22. 0727013920
To and From Australia by Passenger Steamer in the 1880's. The shipping routes between England and Australia, outward bound via Cape of Good Hope, return via Suez Canal: the ship, the accommodation, the ports of call, the life on board ...
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$10

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

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

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

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

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

New York. 1973. Leon Amiel Publisher. Reprint of the 1st US edition. 296 PP 30 colour and 327 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Dust jacket tipped in and Ingleton bookplate. Very good. 31.5 x 25.2. 0814807283
The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present.
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$10

66023
BATHE, B. W.
SEVEN CENTURIES OF SEA TRAVEL - From the Crusaders to the Cruises

New York. 1973. Tudor Publishing Company. 1st US edition. 298, (1) PP with 327 b/w illustrations, and 30 colour plates tipped in. Cloth, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket with short tears at head of spine. Name of previous owner on front endpaper and at top of title page. Sellotape marks on endpapers. Occasional foxing. Internally near fine. Large format: 31.7 x 28.5. 0814805620
The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present.
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$15

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

London. 1972. Barrie & Jenkins. 1st Ed. 298, (1) PP with 327 b/w illustrations, and 30 colour plates pasted down.. Cloth, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. Large format: 31.7 x 28.5. 0214668118
The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present.
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$25

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

New York. 1990. Portland House. Reprint of the 1st US edition. 296 PP with 30 colour & 327 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 31.5 x 25.2. 0517017547
The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present.
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$10

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

New York. 1973. Leon Amiel Publisher. Reprint of the 1st US Ed. 296 PP with 30 colour and 327 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Very good. 31.5 x 25.2. 0814807283
The development of sea travel from the 14th century to the present.
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$10

66457
BATY, Scott
SHIPS THAT PASSED

Sydney. 1984. Reed Books. 1st Ed. 328 PP with b/w illust. Fp: P & O Liner Oriana. Ep: Oriana passing the Chandris liner Australis. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with a sunned spine. Foxing spots on outside edges. Name of previous owner on title page. A very good clean copy. 28.5 x 21.5. 0730100081
Salute to six decades of international passenger shipping service in Australasian waters. A pictorial roll-call of these liners.
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$25

36073
BEHRMAEL, Eric
LINIENSCHIFFE UND TRAUM-KREUZFAHRTEN

Neuenburg, Germany. 1980. Avanti Verlag. 1st German edition of the French "Paquebots et Croisières de Rêve". 160 PP with 13 b/w and 144 colour illustrations. Title spread: Liner at Port Antonio, Jamaica. FEP: The Great Eastern. REP: The Enrico C. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front cover and spine. Fine. German text. 24 x 19.2.
Liners and Cruise Ships.
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$20

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

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

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

London. 1985. Victoria and Albert Museum. 1st Ed. 8 PP with 11 bw illust. in text plus 12 full page colour plates. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 22. 0905209281
Twelve decorative, adhesive labels from bygone days, to adorn your luggage - with an introduction on the era of the liner.
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$10

37819
BISSET, Sir James
CAPITAINE AU LONG COURS

Paris. 1960. Editions France-Empire. 1st French edition of the 1959 UK original Tramps and Ladies. 318 PP, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w illustrations. Soft cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges and few pages including those facing the illustrations. Very good. French text. 19.4 x 14.3.
The memoirs of Sir James Bisset in the early days of steamships with recollections of his arrival on board the SS Carpathia, at the scene of the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.
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$15

67537
BISSET, Sir James
TRAMPS & LADIES, MY EARLY YEARS IN STEAMERS

Sydney. 1959. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. XVI, 315 PP, plus 16 pages of illust. Eps: Chart of North Atlantic. Fp (in colour): painting of SS Mauretania. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket slightly rubbed, o/wise a fine copy. 22.2 x 14.
The memoirs of Sir James Bisset in the early days of steamships with recollections of his arrival on board the SS Carpathia, at the scene of the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.
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$20

45935
BLACKMAN, Raymond
THE MODERN WORLD BOOK OF SHIPS

London. c. 1950. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 304 b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, paintings and photos), plus 4 colour plates. Fp: Yachts running before the wind with spinnakers set. Title page: cartoon. Illustrated hard covers, cloth spine. Covers protected by a clear plastic film. Very good. 27.2 x 21.8.
Building a liner... Cargo Liners and Cargo-Passengers... Hunting treasure... Royal Navy. Warships.
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$5

40105
BLACKMAN, Raymond
THE MODERN WORLD BOOK OF SHIPS

London. c. 1950. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 304 b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, paintings and photos), plus 8 colour plates. Fp: Yachts running before the wind with spinnakers set. Title page: cartoon. Illustrated hard covers, cloth spine, dj. Dust jacket with small chips. Near fine internally. 27.2 x 21.8.
Building a liner... Cargo Liners and Cargo-Passengers... Hunting treasure... Royal Navy. Warships.
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$10

40422
BLAKE, George
B.I. CENTENARY 1856-1956

London. 1956. Collins. 1st Ed. 272 PP, plus 16 plates with 22 b/w illustrations. Fp: Statue of Sir William McKinnon. Cloth cover, dj (a few chips, closed tears and a small pieces missing). Foxing spots on outside edges and some pages, o/wise near fine. 21.5 x 14.8.
The British India Steam Navigation Company Limited, created to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon to become, in 1922, the largest merchant fleet in the world.
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$30

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

Paris. 2005. L'Harmattan. 1st Ed., the Histoire à l'Harmattan series. 232, (6) PP with b/w illustrations: 1 plan of a port, 1 painting, 3 sketches, and 5 engravings (charts). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 21.5 x 13.5 2747590798
Symposium of April 2004 for the 400th anniversary of New France.
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$20

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

London. 1964. Jarrolds. 1st Ed. 160 PP, plus 16 pages with 19 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with repaired chips and price clipped, o/wise a very good clean copy. 21.5 x 14.2.
Life at sea for the crew & passengers on the run between England & South Africa, the ports of call...
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$25

51982
BLOW, Michael
SHIPS

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

45814
BONSOR, N. R. P.
NORTH ATLANTIC SEAWAY - An Illustrated History of the Passenger Services Linking the Old World with the New in four volumes - Volume 2

Jersey. 1978. Brookside Publications. Enlarged and completely revised edition of the 1955 original. Volume 2: (4), 477-868 PP with 24 b/w photos on full page and 69 scale drawings by Isherwood. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, no dj. Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 23.8 x 16. 0905824016
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$20

45813
BONSOR, N. R. P.
NORTH ATLANTIC SEAWAY, An Illustrated History of the Passenger Services Linking the Old World with the New in four volumes - Volume 1

London. 1975. David & Charles. Enlarged and completely revised edition of the 1955 original. Volume 1: 471 PP with 24 b/w photos on full page and 110 scale drawings by J.H. Isherwood. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, no dj. Light foxing, o/wise near fine. 23.8 x 16. 0715364014
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$20

42604
BOWEN, Frank C.
THE FLAG OF THE SOUTHERN CROSS 1939-1945

London. 1947. Shaw Savill & Albion. 1st Ed. (8), 72, (2) PP, plus 12 b/w plates. Title Page: House flag - in colour. Green hard cover, gilt decoration and title on front cover. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.2.
The record of WWII actions where Shaw Savill and Albion lost 473 sea-going staff & 4 shore staff.
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$20

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

London. 1947. Shaw Savill & Albion. 1st Ed. (8), 72, (2) PP, plus 12 b/w plates. Title Page: House flag. Cloth cover, gilt decoration and title on front cover (gilt dulled). Ex-library copy with some stamps and library markings on spine and endpapers, o/wise very good. 22.2 x 14.2.
The record of WWII actions where Shaw Savill and Albion lost 473 sea-going staff & 4 shore staff.
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$15

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

London. 1939. Shaw Savill. 1st Ed., with a preface by the Right Honourable Viscount Runciman of Doxford. (6), 124 PP, XXVIII, (12 pages Index), plus 22 bw illust. on full page. Title page: The Company Flag (in colour). Gilt-engraved blue cloth cover. Ex-libris plate pasted down on inside front cover, light foxing on endpapers, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 22.7 x 15.2.
The close association between the Dominion of New Zealand and the Shaw Savill and Albion Company.
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$45

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

62410
BRAYNARD, Frank O.
LIVES OF THE LINERS

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

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

New York. 1974. South Street Seaport Museum. Volume II: 382 PP with b/w illustrations (over 200 photos), plus large folded "cut out plan" (in colour) of the S.S. Leviathan, United States Lines. Eps: Eight plans "General Arrangement" as the Leviathan. Cloth cover, gilt-title on spine and front cover, dj (painting by Albert Brenet). Signed by the author on the verso of the free fly of the front endpaper. Dust jacket with corners of inside flaps trimmed. Fine condition. 28.5 x 22.
Her life as the "Leviathan" of the United States Lines.
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$70

22187
BREMER, Stuart
AUSTRALIA'S GOLDEN ERA OF SHIPS

Sydney. 1989. Bullion Books. Originally published in 1984 by Dreamweaver Books as Home and Back. 223 PP with b/w illust. Fp: P & O poster. Eps: Passenger ships at a pier. Hard cover, dj (Oriana passing Sydney Opera House). Fine. 29.5 x 22.5. 0730205975
The main shipping companies involved in trade to Australia and along its coastline.
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$10

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

Sydney. 1986. Dreamweaver. Reprint of the 1984 original. 224 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Poster on P & O, regular fortnightly sailings. Half title page: Come 'Home' via Suez. Eps: Liners alongside Princes Pier, Port Melbourne. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 30 x 23. 0949825069
The principal shipping companies trading to Australia & around its coastline, between 1900 & 1970. Aberdeen Line, White Star Line, including A.U.S.N., Burns Philp, Melbourne Steamship Company...
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$5

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

Sydney. 1984. Dreamweaver. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Poster on P & O, regular fortnightly sailings. Half title page: Come 'Home' via Suez. Eps: Liners alongside Princes Pier, Port Melbourne. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 30 x 23. 0949825069
The principal shipping companies involved in trade to Australia & around its coastline between 1900 & 1970. Aberdeen Line, White Star Line, including A.U.S.N., Burns Philp, Melbourne Steamship Company...
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$5

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

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

London. 1982. Thames & Hudson. 1st English edition of the 1980 French original "Paquebots: Le temps des traversées", by Michel Mohrt and Guy Feinstein. 272 PP with 331 b/w photos. Half title page: Queen Elizabeth, berthing New York. Eps: The Queen Mary moving down river to Greenock. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine. Dust jacket in three separate parts, loosely inserted. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 32.5 x 24. 0500012725
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$10

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

London. 1982. Thames & Hudson. 1st English edition of the 1980 French original "Paquebots: Le temps des traversées", by Michel Mohrt and Guy Feinstein. 272 PP with 331 b/w photos. Half title page: Queen Elizabeth, berthing New York. Eps: The Queen Mary moving down river to Grennock. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 32.5 x 24. 0500012725
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$20

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

London. 1981. Bracken Books. 1st English edition, translated from the 1980 French original "Paquebots: Le temps des traversées" by Richard Miller. 272 PP with 331 b/w photos. Half title page: "Queen Elizabeth", berthing New York. Eps: The "Queen Mary" moving down river to Grennock. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Stamp of "Devonport Maritime Museum & Historical Society" on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 32.3 x 24. 1851701346
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$15

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 1996. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1996 edition. 232 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Superfast) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 14 to 107: Superfast Feries / Across the Adriatic, by Klas Brogren. ... Hot Med update, by Russell Plummer. ... Market report. ...
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$35

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 1997. ShipPax Information. 1997 edition. 248 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Aida) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 14 to 115: Aida, by Klas Brogren. ... DSR / Deutsche Seereederei Touristik, by Tom Todd ... Market report. ...
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$35

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 1990. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1990 edition. 186 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover. (starboard side of "Crystal Harmony"). Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
NYK / Nippon Yusen Kaisha, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Crystal Cruises & Crystal Harmony. History of NYK "Nibiki", by Michio Yamada. Cruise Vessels: Angelina Lauro, ... Club Med I, Westerdam. Ferries: Asagiri Maru ... Venus. Ro / Ro: Bore Sea ... Yufutsu Maru.
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$25

63062
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
DESIGNS 94 - Cruise & Ferry

Halmstad, Sweden. 1994. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1994 edition. 224 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover (the Hurtigruten "Nordlys"). Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Hurtigruten shipping lines (TFDS, OVDS & FFR), Hurtigriten ships and Nordlys. Norwegian Coastal Shipping. Ferries: Agiia Methodia ... Martha's Vineyard ... Wadi al Neel. Cruise: Marco Polo ... Silver Cloud. RoRo: Germania ...
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$30

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 1993. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1993 edition. 224 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Royal Viking Queen) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 16 to 97: Royal Viking Queen, by Klas Brogren. Schichau Seebeck and the Vulkan Combine, by Arnold Kludas & Tom Todd. Market report. ...
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$35

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 1994. Plus 2 Ferryconsultation. 1994 edition. 224 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Juan J. Sister) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 14 to 49: Juan J. Sister / Going Bananas, by Jon H. Boyce. Luis Delso, by Antonio Alarcon. Hot Med, by Klas Brogren. Market report. ...
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$35

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 2000. ShipPax Information. 2000 edition. 112 PP with tables, 10 graphs and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Finnclipper). Fine. 21 x 10.5.
Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...
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$5

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 2001. ShipPax Information. 2001 edition. 144 PP with tables, 10 graphs and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Stena Britannica) . Fine. 21 x 10.5.
Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...
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$5

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 2004. ShipPax Information. 2004 edition. 144 PP with tables, 10 graphs and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Stena Forecaster) . Fine. 21 x 10.5.
Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...
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$5

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 1998. ShipPax Information. 1998 edition. 108 PP with tables, 11 graphs and 3 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 10.5.
Ferries / Cruise / Ro-Ro by: Flag, Name, ex-Name, Operator ...
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$5

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 2005. ShipPax Information. 2005 edition. 216 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial soft cover ("Birka Paradise" ). Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Birka Line and "Birka Paradise". Aker Finnyards. Aland is Finland's maritime heart ... Ferries: New Camellia ... Stena Baltica. Cruise: Arosa Luna ... Echantment of the Seas ... Pride of America. RoRo: Positive Star ... Torrens.
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$30

63001
BROGREN, Klas (editor)
ShipPax GUIDE 00 - The annual Passenger Ship Register

Halmstad, Sweden. 2000. ShipPax Information. 2000 edition. 248 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Mistral) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 10 to 125: Millenium Ships issue. The Mistral story, by Klas Brogren. .. The Renaissance R-Series story, by Philip Dawson ... Chantiers de l'Atlantique, where the new Millenium starts, by Philippe Holthof. Cruising the Fast Mode with Alstom Leroux Naval, by Paul Hynds. Pods & Turbines, by Dale Wainwright. ...
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$40

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 2003. ShipPax Information. 2003 edition. 240 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Mont St Michel) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 10 to 107: The Mont St Michel Story, by Philippe Holthof. Brittany and Normandy, by Russell Plummer. Brittany Ferries: from feeder for farmers to ferries for cruisers, by Frederik Naumann ... Market Report.
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$40

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 2004. ShipPax Information. 2004 edition. 248 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Visby, Capital of Gotland) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 8 to 113: The Visby / Rederi AB Gotland Story / Islands alike ?, by Karl Borgren. Four Times a Visby, by Frederik Naumann. The Danish influence, by Philip Dawson. ... Market Report.
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$40

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 2005. ShipPax Information. 2005 edition. 254 PP with tables and b/w or colour illustrations (plans, profiles and photos of ships). Pictorial (Pont-Aven) soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Pages 8 to 110: The Pont-Aven story / Les perfectionnistes français, by Philippe Holthof. Brittany Ferries & Meyer Werft, by Tom Todd. Brittany Ferries Broker, by Frederik Naumann. ... Market Report.
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$40

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

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

22212
BROOKS, Clive
ATLANTIC QUEENS

London. 1989. Foulis / Haynes. 1st Ed. 152 PP with 27 colour and 109 bw illust. Title spread: Queen Elizabeth. Pictorial laminated boards, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 27.7 x 21.3. 0854296395
The three illustrious vessels: Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Elizabeth 2.
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$20

39992
BROWN, Alan
LOCH LOMOND PASSENGER STEAMERS 1818-1989

London. 2000. Allan T. Condie Publications. 1st Ed. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (engravings, maps, photos) and 8 pages of colour illustrations (9 flags and funnels, 12 profiles, postcards and photos). Inside front cover: Map of Loch Lomond and Trossachs. Inside back cover: Map between the Clyde and Loch Lomond. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.8 x 20.8. 1856380288
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$15

15937
BROWN, Alexander Crosby
STEAM PACKETS ON THE CHESAPEAKE - A History of the Old Bay Line Since 1840

Centreville, Maryland. c. 1980. Tidewater. Reprint of the 1961 original, with foreword by Walter Lord. XIV, 192 PP with 47 b/w illust. Fp: City of Norfolk leaving Baltimore. Cloth cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 24 x 16.2. 0870331116
The exciting story of the oldest steamboat line, transporting passengers and freight between Baltimore and Norfolk. Their former flagship President Warfield ended her career as the Exodus 1947.
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$15

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

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

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

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

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

Mechanicsburg, Pa. 2000. Stackpole Books. 1st Ed. XII, 291 PP with 2 maps, plus 8 pages with 20 b/w photos. Fp: Notice !, by Imperial German Embassy. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Creases on lower corner of pages XI / XII. Faint ageing of paper, o/wise fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0811709892
Novel.
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$35

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

London. 1937. Ivor Nicholson and Watson 1st Ed. X, 289 PP with 10 pages of silhouettes of past and present ships, plus 18 plates (6 b/w & 12 colour). Fp (in colour & with tissue guard): The Armorial Bearings of The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Eps: Maps of P & O routes. Cloth cover, gilt-engraved coat-of-arms on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on dust jacket and pages (some heavy on front outside edge), but not affecting colour plates. A very good copy with the scarce dust jacket. 24 x 19.
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$60

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

London. 1937. Ivor Nicholson and Watson. 1st Ed. X, 289 PP with 10 pages of silhouette sketches, plus 18 plates on full page (12 colour, 6 b/w). Fp (in colour): Armorial Bearings of the P & O. Eps: Maps of P & O routes. Original cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. "Compliments" slip tipped in on preliminary page. Remnants of sellotape on top of half title page. Occasional foxing, o/wise a near fine copy. 24 x 19.
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$65

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

London. 1972. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 224 PP with 212 b/w photos. Fp: The Cunard White Star Liners "Britannic", "Queen Mary" and the "Mauretania" at piers 90 and 92. Hard cover, dj. A fine copy. Oblong: 18.5 x 22. 711002754
Brief history of 210 ships of over 10,000 tons with 1 bw photo, specification and technical data.
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$35

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

New York. 1979. Bonanza Books. Revised edition of the 1972 original "North Atlantic Passenger Liners since 1900". Bonanza reprint (b). 226 PP with 211 b/w photos of each ship described. Hard cover, cloth spine, no dj. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. Oblong: 21.8 x 28.2. 0517288753
Nostalgic look at the heyday of passenger ships, through the brief history of 211 ships of over 10,000 tons. Ships of the Cunard Line to the United States Lines. From the "Alaunia" to the "Zaandam".
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$5

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

New York. 1979. Bonanza Books. Revised edition of the 1972 original published under the title North Atlantic Passenger Liners since 1900. 226 PP with 211 b/w photos of each ship described. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 21.8 x 28.2. 0517288753
Nostalgic look at the heyday of passenger ships, through the brief history of 211 ships of over 10,000 tons. Ships of the Cunard Line to the United States Lines. From the Alaunia to the Zaandam.
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$10

10113
CARY, Alan L.
LINERS OF THE OCEAN HIGHWAY

London. circa 1936. Sampson Low, Marston. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 58 b/w photos (45 full-page). Orig. cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. A scarce book. 22.2 x 14.5.
Details of 73 liners between 14,000 & 15,500 GRT, employed on all the principal routes with short histories of P.S.N.C., Aberdeen & Commonwealth, the Anchor Line,... Includes loosely inserted newspaper clippings of the day.
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$70

43082
CARY, Alan L.
MAIL LINERS OF THE WORLD

London. c. 1936. Sampson Low, Marston. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 61 silhouettes and 62 b/w photos (39 on full page). Cloth cover (no dust jacket). Spine sunned, faint foxing on outside edges. Bookshop stamp on front endpaper. Slight ageing of paper around outside edges. Very good copy of a scarce title. 22.2 x 14.5.
Details of 62 liners. Brief histories of Hamburg-Amerika Line, Nordeutscher Lloyd, Compagnie Générale Transatlantique, Compagnie des Messageries Maritimes...
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$30

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

London. 1996. Navigator Books. 1st Ed. (10), 126 PP with 12 b/w photos (11 of ships). Pictorial card cover. Fine. 23.2 x 15.6. 0902830627
On the Passenger ships of the "British India" Company, between 1941 and 1946.
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$30

41525
CHESTERTON, D. Ridley
COASTAL PASSENGER SHIPS

London. 1963. Ian Allan. 5th edition in the ABC series. 64 PP with 57 b/w photos. Title page: S.S. Yaroslaw Dubrovnik, Polish Ocean Lines. Pictorial soft cover (S. S. Maid of Orleans). Date on inside front cover, o/wise fine. Small format: 15.2 x 10.2.
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$10

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

Prescot, UK. 1962. T. Stephenson. 1st Ed. VIII, (2), 140 PP with 7 b/w photos in text of Part I plus 109 photos accompanying 108 descriptions of ships. Fp: The "Cerdic Ferry". Ep: Map of the regular passenger services of British Railways and Associate Companies. Hard cover, dust jacket (price-clipped with a few small chips). Offsetting of endpapers. A near fine copy. 22 x 14.
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$20

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

London. 1977. Penguin. Reprint in paperback edition of the 1976 original. 232 PP with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Poster of Normandie. Half-title: Shopping on Aquitania. Pictorial card cover. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24.5 x 19. 0140043985
When these liners had style: in their design, in the men who sailed them or travelled on them.
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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

63095
CONDIE, Allan T.
PADDLE STEAMERS IN CAMERA

London. 1987. Allan T. Condie Publications. 1st Ed. Foreword by Alan Brown. 48 PP with b/w illustrations including 114 photographies by Fred A. Plant. Inside front cover: foreword and funnel. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of Introduction. Fine. 29.6 x 20.8. 0907742556
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$15

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

London. c.1990. Carmania Press. 1st Ed. 112 PP with b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 27.3 x 21.5. 0951865609
The various shipping lines and ships which ferried migrants leaving war-torn Europe for other destinations or lands of promise.
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$15

70995
COOKE, Arthur O.
A VOYAGE ON A LINER

London. 1936. Oxford University Press. Reprint in the "Life at Sea" series, of the 1912 original. 110 PP with 4 colour illustrations and 36 b/w illustrations (vignette on title page, 4 drawings and 30 photos). Fp (in colour): "getting under weigh". Blue cloth cover with light wear, illustrations on front board. Brief note to previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise neear fine. Scarce. 17.8 x 12
Voyage in Spring 1912 to the Canary Isles.
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$80

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

London. c. 1937. Sampson Low, Marston. 1st Ed. X, 277 PP with 58 outline sketches of Liners, plus 32 plates with 35 b/w photos, 6 plates with liners in colour and 16 pages with 48 funnels and 48 house flags in colour. Fp (in colour): folded plate with R.M.M.V. Britannic of the White Star Line. Cloth cover worn around edges, sunned spine. Hinges a little weak. Bookplate of previous owner on inside front cover and signature on FFEP. Paper ageing but only occasional light foxing. A very good copy of a scarce title. 22.8 x 14.5.
Covers the years before the war, post-war developments on the ferry, the Cunard Line, White Star, Leyland, Anchor and Scandinavian Lines, Dominion, Beaver, Allan & Canadian Pacific Lines, American, Red Star, United States, German Lines, French, Dutch & Italian Lines....
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$30

69937
COWDEN, James E. & DUFFY, John, O.C.
THE ELDER DEMPSTER FLEET HISTORY 1852-1985

Norfolk. 1986. Mallett & Bell. 1st Ed. Foreword by Kenneth H. Birch. XVI, 528 PP with maps, line drawings, plans, and b/w photos, plus 10 pages with 7 colour illustrations & 2 colour photos. Fp (in colour): Moonlight Rendezvous,fom a painting by John Stobart. Eps: Map of the West Coast of Central Africa. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 30.2 x 21.5. 0950945315
Fleet list of 586 ships. From the iron screw schooner Forerunner to the developments of the mid-1980's.
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$70

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

Kilgetty, UK. 1993. Ferry Publications. 2nd revised edition of the 1989 original. 96 PP with 1 map, 1 cut away, 3 plans, 91 b/w and 53 colour photos. Inside front cover: Normandie. Inside back cover: the Prince of Brittany off Alderney. Pictorial soft cover. Text in French and English. Fine. Oblong: 19.5 x 21. 1871947170
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$15

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

Kilgetty, UK. 1988. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. 56 PP with 9 colour photos & bw illust. (maps, plans, photos). Centrefold: "Pride of Dover". Title page: funnel of "Panther". Inside front cover: "Spirit of Free Enterprise". Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 29.6 x 20.8. 0951309307
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$15

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

Kilgetty, UK. 1993. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 1 sketch plan, 1 plan, 39 colour photos and 195 b/w illustrations. Eps: Colour posters. Pictorial soft cover. Dutch and English text. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 1871947162
Historical insight of the route between Harwich and Hook of Holland.
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$20

37276
CRABBE, Raoul
DE LA PIROGUE AUX NAVIRES ATOMIQUES

Bruxelles. 1951. Ad. Goemaere. 1st Ed. (2), 492 PP with 5 tables, plus 1 folded plan and 33 plates with 47 b/w illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. French text. 21.5 x 13.7.
History of ships: from the canoe to the ships with nuclear propulsion.
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$20

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

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

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

Melbourne. 1991. Author. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 10 b/w photos & 1 facsimile of menu. Pict. card cover. Near fine. Oblong: 15 x 20.8. 0959560645
6th April, 1938: Call at Melbourne of the biggest passenger ship of the time.
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$15

12203
CREE, Nicholas
STATION PIER RE-VISITED - Photographic Recollections from the 1960s

Melbourne. 1988. Nicholas Cree Family Histories. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 1 plan & 29 b/w photos. Centrefold: Station Pier in 1969 with berthed: Oronsay, Australis, Galileo Galilei & Fairstar. Pictorial soft covers lightly soiled, o/wisefine. Oblong: 15 x 21. 0959560637
Melbourne's Station Pier, point of entry to countless European migrants to Australia.
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$15

10184
CRONICAN, Frank & MUELLER, Edward A. (editors)
THE STATELIEST SHIP QUEEN MARY

New York. c.1968. Steamship Historical Society of America. 1st Ed. 160 PP in typescript with b/w photos, plans & facsimile of ephemera (postcards, menus, daily programmes....) Pictorial pale blue soft cover (just 2 small darker marks where stickers have been removed) A few marks on lower edges of first and last pages, and a small crease, o/wise very good. 28 x 21.6.
Pictorial record on the life of this famous British liner.
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$20

63606
CRUISING
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 16, No. 1

Evanston, IL. 1994. World Publishing Company. Volume 16, No.1 (July/august) 1994. Edited by Robert MEYERS, Charles DOHERTY & Randy MINK. 68 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (Zenith of Celebrity Cruises). Fine. 27.5 x 20.5
No. 1 - Port of the Month: Juneau. - Ship of the month: "Zenith". - Cruise: Happy New Year. New ship review: Marco Polo of Orient Lines.
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$5

63949
CUSHING, John E.
CAPTAIN WILLIAM MATSON (1849-1917) - From Handy Boy to Shipowner

New York. 1951. The Newcomen Society in North America 2nd printing of the January 1951 original. 28 PP with 10 b/w illustrations. Soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15.3
8th Newcomen Lecture delivered 4th October 1949, before the U.S. Coast Guard Academy at New london, Connecticut, on behalf of John E. Cushing, President of Matson Navigation Company, San Francisco.
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$15

43507
DALKMANN, H. A. & SCHOONDERBEEK, A. J.
ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF HOLLAND AMERICA LINE - A company history

Edinburgh. 1998. The Pentland Press. 1st Ed. XII, 439 PP with 5 profiles, and 243 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 1858215900
History of the Holland America Line, The Deep Sea Fleet, Holland America's Subsidiaries and their Fleets, History of Joint Ventures and their Fleet, Governmentships, Tenders and Dayboats, Riverfleet, Total Fleet Register, Bibliography, Notes and Appendices.
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$55

35619
DAWSON, Philip
CRUISE SHIPS - An Evolution in Design

London. 2000. Conway. 1st Ed. 271 PP with over 100 line drawings and 178 b/w photos, plus 16 pages with 25 colour illust. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing on prelims and inside of dj, o/wise near fine. 28.3 x 22. 0851776604
Very comprehensive.
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$30

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

Amsterdam. 1941. Koninklijke Paketvaart-Maatschappij. 1st Ed., with a preface by M. C. Koning. 430, (28 appendices) PP with 6 maps, 8 graphs, 8 ship profiles, 70 b/w illustrations, plus 13 plates (6 in colour and 7 with 14 b/w portraits). Fp: Portrait of Op Ten Noort. Hard cover, cream vellum and blue cloth spine, gilt title on front cover (some gilt letters rubbed). Covers rubbed, ageing of paper. Stamp of Royal Inter Ocean Line, Hong Kong on front endpaper and title page, o/wise very good. Scarce. Dutch text. 29.8 x 23.
A history of the Koninklijke Paketvaart-Maatschappij (K.P.M. / R. I.L.) between 1891 and 1941.
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$30

20545
DEAYTON, Alistair
STEAM SHIPS OF EUROPE

London. 1988. Conway. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w photos plus 16 pages with 35 colour photos. Fp: Blidosund at Svartloga. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Occasional foxing. Fine. 27.5 x 20.5. 0815774784
An illustrated guide to veteran passenger vessels: their routes & areas of operation, profiles of passengers...
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$10

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

Paris. 1887. Librairie Hachette. 1st Ed., in Bibliothèque des Merveilles. (4), 288, (4 publications) PP with 45 figures. Rebacked copy retaining part of the original soft cover on card cover. Very good. French text. 18.8 x 12.2.
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$35

18909
DEMPSEY, John
I'VE SEEN THEM ALL NAKED

London. 1992. Waterfront Publications. 1st Ed. No pagination, 56 PP with 53 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Burt Lancaster. Inside back cover: Queen Elizabeth leaving Southampton. Picorial soft cover. Fine. 27.2 x 21.5. 0946184763
Reminiscences of a ship masseur who sailed on the liners of the Cunard.
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$20

56249
DICKINSON, Merryn
AUSTRALIAN CRUISE PASSENGER, Issue 6

Sydney. 1999. Travel Media Group. Issue 6, 1999. 76 PP with colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
Pages 20 to 23: Carnival Cruise Lines' PARADISE, by Georgina Cruz. Pages 24 to 29: P&O's ORIANA: timerless elegance in a modern age of cruising, by Gil McLachlan. Pages 34 to 37: Star Clippers' STAR FLYER in Southeast Asia. Pages 48 to 53: The All Red Route: Round-World Cruising via the British Empire from 1920 to 1939, by Scott Baty.
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$10

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

London. 1960. Frederick Muller. 1st Ed. 255 PP, plus 12 pages with 24 b/w photos. Fp: The luminous beauty of a ship at night. Cloth cover, dj. Covers a little speckled around edges, dust jacket with a few chips, rubs and now plastic protected, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.4.
One of the greatest lines, beginning with a mail contract to Gibraltar and expanding to the main shipping routes of the globe.
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$25

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

London. 1960. Frederick Muller. 1st Ed. 255 PP, plus 12 pages with 24 b/w photos. Fp: The luminous beauty of a ship at night. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with creases, chips and a 5cm piece missing at foot of spine. Internally near fine. 22.2 x 14.4.
One of the greatest Shipping Lines, beginning with a mail contract to Gibraltar and expanding to the main shipping routes of the globe.
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$20

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

London. 1960. Frederick Muller. 1st Ed. 255 PP, plus 12 pages with 24 b/w photos. Fp: The luminous beauty of a ship at night. Blue cloth cover. Stamps of the Australian Maritime College on FFEP, title-page, rear endpaper and outside page edges. Contents clean and complete. 22.2 x 14.4.
One of the greatest lines, beginning with a mail contract to Gibraltar and expanding to the main shipping routes of the globe.
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$5

45707
DOUGLAS, Gavin
SEAMANSHIP FOR PASSENGERS

London. 1949. John Lehmann. 1st Ed. VIII, 9-176 PP with drawings by P. A. Jobson, plus 8 pages with 3 colour plates (National Ensigns - International Code of Signals - House Flags & funnel markings). Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket chipped and with repaired tears. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper, foxing spots on outside page edges. Offsetting of endpapers, o/wise very good. 22 x 14.5.
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$25

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

Prescot, UK. 1967. T. Stephenson & Sons Ltd. 3rd edition of the 1935 original. XIV, 204 PP with tables, plus 36 pages with 1 colour plate and 69 b/w photographs. Fp (in colour): P.S. Columba (I). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Bookplate of previous owner on inside front cover. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
Vessels of the MacBrayne fleet and their predecessors, to the Western Isles anf the Scottish Highlands.
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$15

21812
DUNN, Laurence
BRITISH PASSENGER LINERS

Southampton. 1959. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 87 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 18.3 x 12.5.
From the Anchor Line to the Union-Castle Line.
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$5

56351
DUNN, Laurence
LINERS AND THEIR RECOGNITION

London. 1954. Adlard Coles. 2nd impression of the 1953 original, in the Ship Recognition series. 160 PP with 1 map, silhouettes & photos. Fp: Six liners alongside New York piers. Hard cover. Light foxing. Very good. Small format, oblong: 12.7 x 19.3.
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$10

47321
DUNN, Laurence
LINERS AND THEIR RECOGNITION

London. 1953. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 1 map, silhouettes & photos. Fp: Six liners alongside New York piers. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket chipped. Signature of previous ouwner on front endpaper. Light foxing. Near fine. Small oblong: 12.7 x 19.3.
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$15

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

London. 1973. Blandford. 1st Ed. 215 PP with 4 pages of sketches and 96 colour plates by the author. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 19.8 x 13.8. 0713705698
Pictorial survey of the merchant ship, ocean liner, tramp steamer, freighter, tanker ...
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$10

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

London. 1973. Blandford. 1st Ed. 215 PP with 4 pages of sketches and 96 colour plates by the author. Hard cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 19.8 x 13.8. 0713705698
Pictorial survey of the merchant ship, ocean liner, tramp steamer, freighter, tanker ...
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$15

62365
DUNN, Laurence
SHIPS OF THE UNION-CASTLE LINE

London. 1954. Adlard Coles. 1st Ed. 128 PP with maps, plans, silhouettes & b/w photos. Fp: R.M.M.V. Athlone Castle at Cape Town. Hard cover. Errata slip with 2 b/w photos tipped in on front endpaper. Very good. Small oblong: 12.7 x 19.3.
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$5

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

London. 1973. Ward Lock. Reprint of the 1970 original. 160 PP with over 150 bw illust. (drawings, paintings, photos). Fp: The Great Tea Race of 1866. Hard cover, dj. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise very good. Oblong: 12.2 x 17.5. 706312155
All types of shipping, from oar propelled Greek galley to container ship.
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$10

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

Nantes. 1997. Marines Edition. 1st bilingual edition. 208 PP with tables, bw ships' profiles and 200 col. photos. Pictorial laminated card cover. French/English text. Fine. 22 x 16. 2909675319
Guide book to the Cruise vessels in 1996, a side-effect of the rise in marine tourism.
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$15

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

Bourg en Bresse. 1995. Marines Edition / Le Marin. 1st Ed. 224 PP with tables, b/w illustrations (plans, ships' profiles and photos). Pictorial laminated soft cover. French text. Near fine. 22 x 16. 2909675238
Ships of the French merchant fleets.
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$25

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

69964
EKLUND, Gunnar, JOHANSSON, Algot et al..
VIKING LINE - 25

Mariehamn, Aland Islands. c. 1984. Viking Line. 1st Ed. 48 PP with tables, 7 graphs, 28 colour and 51 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover (chart between Helsinki, Mariehamn and Stockholm). Covers slightly rubbed. Near fine. Scarce. Oblong: 19.5 x 21.
Shipping line with ferries trading between Finland, the Aland islands and Sweden, started in 1959 and celebrating their 25th anniversary.
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$40

45747
EMMONS, Frederick
THE ATLANTIC LINERS 1925-70

New York. 1976?. Bonanza. Reprint of the 1972 US original. 160 PP with b/w illust. throughout. (ships' profiles). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0517209837
Ships engaged in passenger services on the North Atlantic. Over 286 ships illustrated.
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$20

62335
EMMONS, Frederick
THE ATLANTIC LINERS 1925-70

Newton Abbot. 1972. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 238 b/w illustrations (ships' profiles). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. A fine copy. 25.2 x 19. 0715354574
Ships engaged in passenger services on the North Atlantic. Over 286 ships illustrated.
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$30

65977
EMMONS, Frederick
PACIFIC LINERS 1927-72

Melbourne. 1973. Wren Publishing. 1st Australian edition. 135 PP with 226 ships' profiles (line drawings). Hard cover, dj. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. 3 brief relevant notes on pages 93, 97 & 126. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24.6 x 19. 0858850699
Illustrations and brief biographies of the ships engaged in passenger services in the Pacific.
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$20

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

18562
FAITH, Nicholas
CLASSIC SHIPS, Romance and Reality

London. 1995. Boxtree. 1st Ed. 144 PP with bw and col. illust. Half-title page: Brunel's Great Britain on her maiden voyage. Title-page: Tug boats. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 24.5 x 28.7. 075221022X
Men o'war, great liners, working boats...
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$10

64393
FARR, Grahame
WEST COUNTRY PASSENGER STEAMERS

Prescot, UK. 1967. T. Stephenson & Sons Ltd. 2nd edition of the 1956 original. XII, 355 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (facsimile of documents, plans, tail pieces and 19 funnels), plus 36 pages with 87 b/w photos and the frontispiece. Fp: S.S. Scillonian, leaving St.Mary's. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 22.3 x 14.5.
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$35

38880
FENTON, Roy & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD, 9-12

Preston. 1999/2000. John & Marion Clarkson. Bound copy of issues 9 to 12 of Ships in Focus Record. 264 PP with hundreds of b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Fine. 30.2 x 21.2.
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$50

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

Preston. 2000/2001. John & Marion Clarkson. Bound copy of issues 13 to 16 of Ships in Focus Record. 264 PP with hundreds of b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Fine. 30.2 x 21.2.
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$50

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

London. 1999. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 9. 64 PP with 3 house flags / funnels, 3 plans and 114 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703045
The two Dunedin Stars, the Imperial Star class. Pilgrim ships for Mecca...
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$15

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

London. 1999. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 10. 64 PP with 3 house flags / funnels and 97 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703061
Fleet in Focus: John Holt. The port of Widnes. Boer War transports...
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$15

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

London. 2000. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 11. 64 PP (129 to 192) with 105 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703088
Fleet in Focus: Alexander Shipping Co. Ltd. The potato ship that turned turtle. Canadian wood, U.S. steel. On the Rocks (shipwrecks)...
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$15

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

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

38494
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 15

London. 2001. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 15. 64 PP (129 to 192) with 1 plan and 112 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703126
Fleet in Focus: Furness North Pacific Ships (part 2). Lamport and Holt Fleet List. Guan Guan and the Golden Liberties...
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$15

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

London. 2001. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 16. 72 PP (193 to 264) with 1 map, 3 plans and 115b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703134
Fleet in Focus: Harrisons' four masters. British merchant ships in the Mexican revolution, by David H. Grover...
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$15

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

London. 2002. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 20. 64 PP (193 to 264) with 2 sketch-plans and 123 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703177
Fleet in Focus: Houlder 's post-war Granges, Part 2 by John Hill. The Nile Steamship by David Burrell. Ben-My-Chree of 1908, by John Shepherd.
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$15

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

London. 2002. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 21 64 PP with 2 facsimile of newspaper clippings, 2 accommodation plans and 127 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703185
Fleet in Focus: Ellerman's City of Oxford Class. Ships held hostage.
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$15

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

London. 2002. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 22. 64 PP (64-128) with 3 flags & funnels, 1 set of plans and 118 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703193
Fleet in Focus: North Pacific Coast Line (part 1), by David Burrell. By Bergen Line from Newcastle (part 1), by Anthony Cooke.
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$15

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

London. 2003. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 23. 64 PP (129-192) with 130 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703207
Fleet in Focus: North Pacific Coast Line (part 2), by David Burrell. By Bergen Line from Newcastle (part 2), by Anthony Cooke. Photographer in focus: William Livermore of Sydney, by Ian Farquhar.
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$15

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

London. 2003. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 24. 72 PP (193-264) with 1 set of plans, 36 flags and funnels (in colour), 62 b/w and 65 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703703
Fleet in Focus: Shaw, Savill's big ICs, by Captain Edward Buckle and Roy Fenton. Thomas Skinner's Castle Line, by Malcolm Cooper. Iron colours, Flags and Funnels of BISCo ore carriers by J.L. Loughran.
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$15

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

London. 2003. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 26. 64 PP (65 to 128) with 3 sets of plans and 101 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 190170372X
Canadian Pacific's Beavers (part 2), by Stephen Howells. Iron Ladies follow up to parts 1, 2 and 3 (by John Harrison). The Liberty Liners, by Anthony Cooke.
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$15

51583
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 35

London. 2006. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 35, November 2006. 64 PP (129-192) with 4 plans, and 127 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703819
Palm Line's cargo designs. David de Maus, part 1, by Ian Farquhar. Sailing tankers, part 3, By John Naylon.
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$15

52190
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 36

London. 2007. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 36, March 2007. 72 PP (193-264) with b/w illustrations and 43 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703872
The final years of Palm Line, by John Goble. David de Maus, part 2, by Ian Farquhar. British Yard, Greek Tramp, by Paul Boot...
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$15

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

London. 2007. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 37, July 2007. 64 PP with 1 house Flag & Funnel, 87 b/w and 40 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 1901703835
British and Continental Steam Ship Co. Ltd (Part 1), by Colin Turner and Roy Fenton. Up the Canal (Manchester Ship Canal) in colour... Arnott Young, shipbreakers on the Clyde (Part 1) by Ian Buxton....
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$15

57778
FENTON, Roy, & CLARKSON, John
SHIPS IN FOCUS RECORD 44

London. 2009. Ships in Focus Publications. Issue Number 44, November 2009. 201-272 PP with 25 colour and 110 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 9781901703900
The last Bibby Liners, by Roy Fenton and Adam Scott Gray. Nigerian National Shipping Line, by John Goble. The last voyage of Hemsley-I. Turkish veteran steamers, by Nigel Jones. ...
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$25

20273
FILDES, Bob
OCEAN LINERS 1984

Sydney. 1984. Searail Productions. 1st Ed. 200 PP (in typescript) with 75 b/w photos. Fp: Cruising vessels Royal Viking Star and Leonid Sobinov. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
A world-wide guide to the shipowners who operate regular or advertised Liner services on deep sea routes (passenger and cruising ships, container ships, ro-ro ships, cargo liners).
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$10

49657
FINLAYSON, Don (compiler)
PASSENGER SHIPS FROM THE RICHARD McKENNA MEMORIAL COLLECTION

Fremantle. 2003. Western Australian Maritime Museum. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Graeme Henderson. VIII, 96 PP with 158 b/w and 46 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover.ear fine. 29.8 x 21. 1920843027
Liners, ships and boats in the harbour of Fremantle.
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$40

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

Adelaide. 1977. Rigby. 1st Ed. 80 PP with colour illustrations by author. Hard cover, dj. Fine copy. Oblong: 22.5 x 28.5. 0727003895
The passenger ships of the P & O & the Orient Line before and after their merger.
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$25

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

Adelaide. 1980. Rigby. 1st Ed. 95 PP with colour illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 22.5 x 28.5. 0727010271
Passenger ships running the longest sea route in the world.
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$15

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

South Brunswick & New York. 1977. A. S. Barnes. 1st American edition. 105 PP with 48 b/w photos. Eps: 2 sketches by Harry Furniss for P&O, Pyjama parade 7 am, and A Red Sea-iesta. Hard cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Convivial manuscript notes on title page, and endpapers. Near fine. Oblong: 17.5 x 25.2. 0498021343
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$15

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

South Brunswick & New York. 1977. A. S. Barnes. 1st American edition. 105 PP with 48 b/w photos. Eps: 2 sketches by Harry Furniss for P&O, Pyjama parade 7 am, and A Red Sea-iesta. Hard cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Fine. Oblong: 17.5 x 25.2. 0498021343
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$20

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

69136
FOX, Stephen
THE OCEAN RAILWAY: Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Samuel Cunard, and the Revolutionary World of the Great Atlantic Steamships

London. 2004. Harper Perennial. 1st soft cover edition of the 2003 original. XVIII, 493, (16 P.S.) PP with 1 b/w illustration, plus 32 pages with 64 b/w illustrations (engravings, photos). Vignette on title page: American Line's St. Louis. Pictorial soft covers with a few creases as has the spine which has a small nick at top. Faint foxing on outside edges. Very good. 19.8 x 12.8. 0006532160
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$15

60153
FRAME, Chris & CROSS, Rachelle
THE QM2 STORY

Brimscombe Port, UK. 2010. The History Press. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 3 b/w photos and 103 colour illustrations (1 artwork, 1 portrait of Samuel Cunard, 1 painting of RMS Britannia and 100 photos). Laminated pictorial boards. New. Oblong: 13.4 x 19.2. 9780752450926
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$25

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

Ringwood, U.K. 1995. Navigator Books. 1st Ed. (16), 217 PP with 26 b/w photos. Pictorial card covers with light soiling. Faint foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise fine. 23.4 x 15.6. 0902830430
First call in Australia, 1948 on board the Orontes. Migrant voyages on the Otranto. Maiden voyage on the Oriana...
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$25

69835
FRICKER, Philip J.
BEKEN OF COWES OCEAN LINERS

Corsham, UK. 1992. Reed's Nautical Books. 1st Ed. 319 PP with over 150 b/w & colour photographs by the Beken family (Frank William, Alfred Keith and Kenneth John). Fp (in colour): "Majesty of the Seas" of the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line in April 1992. Hard cover, dj with a light crease and a couple of small nicks. Foxing spots on half title page and last page and inside of dust jacket, o/wise a near fine copy. Large oblong: 25 x 32. 0947637427
Splendid pictures covering over a hundred years. From the Albert Ballin to the Windhuk and the Windsor Castle with details and short history of each vessel together with a b/w or colour photo.
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$70

37596
FRY, Henry
THE HISTORY OF NORTH ATLANTIC STEAM NAVIGATION, with some account of early ships and shipowners

New York. 1896. Charles Scribner's Sons. 1st Ed. XIV, 324 PP with 55 b/w illustrations, plus 1 folded map Route Chart of Atlantic at back of book. Fp: Lucania. Cloth cover, extremities of spine a little frayed, gilt title on spine. Bookplate on front endpaper, 3 library stamps, o/wise a very good clean copy of a scarce title. 19.5 x 13.5.
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$30

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

London. 1987. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Reprint of the original published by The Studio of Design. 204 PP with 98 sketches on full page. Cloth cover, gilt title and illustration on front cover. Near fine. Oblong: 21.2 x 29.8. 0297791958
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$25

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

Edinburgh. 1988. Mainstream. 1st Ed. 176 PP with b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 19.5. 1851581790
Her building & launching at the time of the Munich Agreement. Troopship in wartime, luxury liner in peacetime. Her demise with the arrival of jet transport and her end in Hong Kong in 1972.
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$35

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

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

49224
GIBBARD JACKSON, G.
THE BOOK OF THE SHIP

London. c. 1927. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. 1st Ed. VIII, 248 PP, plus 14 colour plates and 32 b/w plates with 51 illustrations. Fp (in colour): Launch of the Great Britain in 1839. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and spine. Covers rubbed at hinges and on the edges. Hinge of front cover split on 5 cms. Foxing on outside edges and few pages. Very good. 23 x 15.5.
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63354
GIBBARD JACKSON, G.
THE SPLENDID BOOK OF STEAMSHIPS

London. c. 1929. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. 1st Ed. X, 11-192 PP, followed by 32 PP of adverts, plus 16 b/w plates. Red cloth cover with light shelf wear. Slight ageing of paper and foxing spots on outside edges. Inscription dated 1932 on FFEP. Very good. 19 x 13.
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$15

68700
GILLESPIE, J. Bryce
R.M.S. QUEEN MARY Superliner Pictorial

Long Beach, Ca. 1971. Command Publishing / City of Long Beach, California. 1st Ed. No pagination, 44 PP with b/w and colour illustrations including a folded exploded-view painting at centrefold. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27.8 x 21.5;
The factual story of a great ship.
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$25

70036
GOLDBERG, Mark H.
SHIPS OF THE LIBERA LINE

Amsterdam. 1987. A. J. Hilgersom. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Frank O. Braynard. 92 PP with 34 b/w illustrations: 2 posters and 32 photos, plus 1 folded plate (cabin plan of the cargo / passenger ship "Piave") and the "Addenda & Corrgenda" in a pocket at rear of book. . Soft covers, illustrated front. Foxing spots on covers and top outside edge. Very good. 22 x 15. 9070135094
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$25

42406
GOLDEN, Fran Wenograd
CRUISE VACATIONS FOR DUMMIES, 2001

Foster City, Ca. 2001. IDG Books. 1st Ed. XXII, 528, (2 publications) PP with 3 maps in colour, 3 plans, 8 head pieces, 11 profiles and 32 b/w photos of ships, and 56 maps. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 076456174X
Your insider's guide to the best cruise lines and values.
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$10

13347
GOODMAN, Rupert
HOSPITAL SHIPS

Brisbane. 1992. Boolarong. 1st Ed. X, 170 PP with 2 maps and 55 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Spine lightly faded. Neat dedicatory note on front endpaper, o/wise fine. 27 x 21. 0864391390
Hospital ships and transports. WWI & II, case study of the Manunda, Wanganella, Centaur, Oranje.
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$35

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

Sydney. 1985. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 106 b/w pictures & 16 colour photos. Fp: Launching of ORCADES. FEP: ORSOVA beneath Sydney Bridge. REP: ORCADES, ORONSAY & OTRANTO in Sydney. Hard cover rubbed around edges (shelf wear) and a label on bottom of spine. Ex-library copy with stamps of the University of Tasmania on endpapers and Contents page. Contents complete and a very good clean copy. 27 x 19.2. 0868617639
From the arrival in 1825 of the Chusan to serve Singapore, and the arrival of the Orient Line in 1877, to the advent of jet services.
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$15

69591
GORDON, Richard
THE CAPTAIN'S TABLE

London. 1955. Michael Joseph. 5th impression (January 1955) of the October 1954 original. 220 PP. Cloth cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 20.2 x 13.5.
A novel. Problems faced by a Captain promoted from a cargo ship to the passenger liner "Charlemagne" plying between Tilbury and Sydney.
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$10

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

London. 1947. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 104 PP with 9 line drawings and 38 b/w photos (22 on full page). Pictorial soft cover (in colour), slightly rubbed. Ex Library copy with donation plate and stamps of the "Devonport Maritime Museum and Historical Society". A very good copy. Scarce. 17.5 x 11.5.
Originally written to stimulate interest in the British Mercantile Navy. Presents the Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line, N.Z. Shipping Co., P. and O., Shaw Savill & Albion ...
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$30

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

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

43347
GRANT, Kay
SAMUEL CUNARD, Pioneer of the Atlantic Steamship

London. 1967. Abelard-Schuman. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 27 b/w illustrations. Fp: Sir Samuel Cunard. Hard cover. Dust jacket tipped in on rear endpaper. Ingleton bookplate on front endpaper. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 21.5 x 14.5.
Published to commemorate the centennial of Canadian confederation.
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$10

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

London. 1980 & 1981. HMSO & National Maritime Museum. 1st Ed. Series of 10 volumes with a total of 628 PP and 419 b/w illustrations in text. Illustrated endpapers. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 20.5 x 21.2.
The development of merchant vessels and specialized vessels of war, from the earliest times to the present day by: Sean McGrail, John Morrison, Alan McGowan, Robin Craig, John M. Maber, Basil Greenhill, Antony Preston, and Ewan Corlett.
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$75

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

London. 1981. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 124 PP with b/w illust. (plans, photos,..). Title-page: Caesarea leaving Folkestone. Half-title page: Steamer Sussex arriving in Dieppe. FEP: Canterbury. REP: Côte d'Azur. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 24.2 x 18.2. 0711010692
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$10

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

London. 1991. Cassell. 1st UK edition of the 1990 French original. 220 PP with b/w and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Corners of front cover with very small creases, o/wise near fine. 30.5 x 21.5. 0304340375
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$25

43007
GROUNDWATER, Ken
NEWCASTLE AND THE RIVER TYNE

St Michael's, UK. 1990. Silver Link Publishing. 1st Ed., in the Maritime Heritage series. 64 PP with 8 maps & plans, and b/w photos. Title page: HMS Nelson. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.3 x 20.8. 0947971440
Shipping scenes: merchant and navy ships. Shipyards and shipbuilding.
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$15

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

San Francisco / Palo Alto, Ca., USA. 2002. Associates of the National Maritime Museum Library / The Glencannon Press. 1st Ed. No. 4 in the Pacific Maritime History series. XVIII, 168, (6 blank) PP withj B:w illustrations (drawings, ephemera, plans and photos). Eps: General Arrangment of S.S. Yale. Laminated pictorial boards. Top edge with faint foxing spots, o/wise fine. 26 x 18.2. 97818899012168
Published to commemorate the 75th anniversary of her commissioning.
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$30

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

Sydney. 2010. ABC Books. 1st Ed. (XII), 238, (3) PP with 1 location map of the Crozet Islands and b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 13.5. 9780733325557
Wreck of the Shaw Savill & Co. "Strathmore" in 1875 on Grande Ile, Crozet Islands.
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$30

15989
HARDY, A.C.
WORLD SHIPPING, A Note Book on SEAWAYS AND SEA TRADE and a Maritime Geography of Routes, Ports, Rivers, Canals and Cargoes

London. 1941. Penguin. 1st Ed. 224 PP with tables, maps, graphs as well as many b/w line drawings and ship profiles by Laurence Dunn. Pict. card covers, a little worn and fragile, paper browned, o/wise very good. Oblong: 10.8 x 18.
A scarce booklet.
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$10

36065
HARESNAPE, Brian
SEALINK

London. 1982. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 287 b/w illustrations (2 maps, 3 cutaways, 3 plans and b/w photos). Half title page: The Senlac in Harbour at Newhaven. Title spread: The St.Christopher. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on endpapers, and first & last leaf. Near fine. 29.8 x 22. 0711012091
A pictorial record of the Sealink consortium (Ferries and Channel crossing).
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$25

63111
HARVEY, W. J.
STENA 1939-1989

Göteborg. 1989. Stena AB. 1st Ed. Foreword by Dan Sten Olsson. 152 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Eps: aerial views of the Port of Göteborg. Hard cover, colour photo on front board, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Fine. 25.5 x 21.3. 9185786411
Pages 101 to 140: Ship Histories / Fleet List: 286 vessels with 145 b/w photos.
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$25

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

Woolwich, N.S.W. c. 1970. Author List of 8 PP (recto only), staples. Near fine. 33.5 x 20.5.
List of 38 Passenger Ships sailing to / in Australia.
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$10

15959
HAWS, Duncan
ANCHOR LINE - 9 - ANCHOR LINE

London. 1986. Author. 1st Ed. No. 9 in the Merchant Fleets series. 100 PP with 100 ship profiles. Pictorial card cover (spine a little sunned), o/wise fine. 23.2 x 15.6. 0946378053
Anchor Line chronological history, routes, fleet list of 174 ships.
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$25

69012
HAWS, Duncan
ANCHOR LINE - 9 - ANCHOR LINE

London. 1986. Author. 1st Ed. No. 9 in the Merchant Fleets series. 100 PP with 100 ship profiles. Pictorial card cover (spine a little sunned). Stamps of "University of Tasmania" & "Australian Maritime College" on half title page, title page and front outside edge. Very good. 23.2 x 15.6. 0946378053
Anchor Line chronological history, routes, fleet list of 174 ships.
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$15

43437
HAWS, Duncan
CHINA NAVIGATION COMPANY

London. 2001. Author. 1st Ed. No. 39 in the Merchant Fleets series. 96 PP with 1 map "China and the Yangtse Basin" and 100 profile drawings to scale (1/1200). Pictorial card covers with a small light crease on lower front corner, o/wise a fine copy. Fine. Scarce. 21 x 14.8. 0946378428
History of the Hong Kong shipping line, started in 1872. Fleet list of 256 ships.
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$75

31684
HAWS, Duncan
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE

London. 1995. Author. 1st Ed., No. 28 in the Merchant Fleets series. VI, 100, (2 index) PP with 92 scale (1:1200 & 1:1300) profile drawings. Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name and date on title-page, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.8. 0946378258
Chronological Company history and Fleet list for all the ships ever owned by yh Nederlandsch Americaanische Stoomboot Maatschappij.
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$55

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

London. 1985. Author. 1st Ed., No. 7 in Merchant Fleets series. 112 PP with 111 scale profile drawings by author (scale: 1/1800). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.3 x 15.7. 0946378029
Chronological history, livery, routes and fleet lists of The New Zealand Shipping Company with 108 vessels. The Federal Steam Navigation Company with 95 vessels.
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$25

20668
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - 15: THOS. & JAS. HARRISON

London. 1988. Author. 1st Ed., No. 15 in Merchant Fleets series. 120 PP with 120 profile drawings to scale. Pictorial card cover. Name of previous owner on top of title-page, o/wise fine.. 23.3 x 15.5. 0946378126
History of the company and of the 326 ships of Thomas & James Harrison.
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$20

31687
HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - 20: ELDER DEMPSTER LINES

London. 1990. Author. 1st Ed., No. 20 in Merchant Fleets series. 174 PP with 240 b/w drawings to constant scale. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0946378177
Technical details and career histories of 514 ships manned by Elder Dempster.
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$25

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

London. 1982. Author. 1st Ed. No. 5 in the Merchant Fleets series. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (3 funnels and 145 scale profile drawings). Pictorial card cover. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" & "Australian Maritime College" on half title page, title page and last page. Very good. 23.2 x 15.5. 0946378002
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$15

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

London. 1982. Author. 1st Ed. No. 5 in the Merchant Fleets series. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (3 funnels and 145 scale profile drawings). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.2 x 15.5. 0946378002
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$25

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

London. 1993. Author. 1st Ed. No. 24 in the Merchant Fleets series. (VI), 230 PP with 309 b/w drawings to constant scale (1:900). Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.7. 0946378215
Technical details and career histories of 28 companies and their 466 ships.
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$20

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

Cambridge. 1979. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed., No. 2 in Merchant Fleets in Profile series 216 PP with scale profile drawings (1:1800) by author. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Foxing on outside edges, offsetting of endpapers. Very good. 24 x 16. 0850593247
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$25

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

Cambridge. 1979. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. No. 3 in the Merchant Fleets in Profile series. 186 PP with scale profile drawings (1:1800) by author. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Occasional foxing. Near fine. 24 x 16. 0850993522
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$25

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

Cambridge. 1980. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. No. 4 in the Merchant Fleets in Profile series. 208 PP with profile drawings to 1:1800 scale. Hard cover, dj. Shelf No. on front endpaper and small stamp on top of title page, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16. 0850593972
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$20

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

Cambridge. 1980. Patrick Stephens. 1st edition in the Merchant Fleets in profile series, No. 4. 208 PP with scale profile drawings (1:1800) by author. Hard cover, dj. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" /" Australian Maritime College" on endpapers and title page. Contents clean and a very good copy. 24 x 16. 0850593972
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$15

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

London. 1990. Cunard Line. Limited edition with a foreword by Eric Parker, Chairman. 80 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Pictorial card covers with a little wear are top near spine, o/wise a near fine copy. 29.7 x 21.
Official history of the Cunard Line published for their 150th anniversary.
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$20

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

Cambridge. 1978. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed., No. 1 in Merchant Fleets in Profile series. 160 PP with scale profile drawings (1:1800) by author. Hard cover, dj (price clipped and a little faded around edges). Near fine. 24 x 16. 0850593190
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$30

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

Peterborough, UK. 1997. Silver Link Publishing. 1st Ed., in Maritime Heritage series. 128 PP with 1 family tree, 1 map and 177 b/w photos by author. Title spread: British Railways ferry Vortigern. Hard cover, dj. A few pages have scuff marks and/or light foxing, o/wise very good. 28.4 x 22. 1857941039
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$20

43117
HENDY, John
THE DOVER - OSTEND LINE

London. 1991. Ferry Publications (Kent). 1st Ed. 56 PP with 1 plan, 2 sketches, 89 b/w and 25 colour photos. Inside front cover: Colour photo of the Prince Philippe (II & III). Inside back cover: Prinses Maria-Esmeralda. Pictorial soft cover (Prins Albert and Reine Astrid) . Fine. 29.8 x 21. 095135065X
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$15

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

Glasgow. 1963. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 1 portrait, 2 maps and 24 b/w photos. Stapled pictorial soft cover. Occasional foxing, o/wise fine. 18.5 x 12.2.
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$10

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

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

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

Glasgow. 1977. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 4th edition of the 1962 original, revised by F. B. O'FRIEL. 88 PP with 2 maps and 32 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 18.5 x 12.2. 0851742823
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$15

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

Madeira Park, B.C., Canada. 1994. Harbour Publishing. 1st Ed. 152 PP with 1 map on double page and 196 b/w illust. (2 ephemera, 9 paintings and 185 photos). Title spread: "Lady Alexandra". Eps: chart of Malaspina Strait, British Columbia. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on verso of front endpaper, o/wise fine. 31 x 23.5. 1550171119
Union Steamships of British Columbia, Canada, between 1889 and 1959.
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$25

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

London. 1950. Board of Trade / HMSO. Reprint of the 1946 edition. IV, 302 PP with 13 figures and tables in appendices. Soft cover. Paper ageing with foxing on outside edges, covers with creases/chips, o/wise good. 21.2 x 13.7.
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$15

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

London. 1961. HMSO. Consolidated edition including Supplement of November 1958. XIV, 319 PP with figures and tables, plus 2 folded charts. 1 errata slip loosely inserted. Soft cover (slightly soiled). Very good. 24.1 x 15.4.
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$20

30218
HOARE, Robert J.
TRAVEL BY SEA

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

41359
HOEHLING, A. A. & Mary
THE LAST VOYAGE OF THE LUSITANIA

London. 1959. Pan Books. 1st paperback edition of the 1956 original. 188, (4 advert.) PP, plus 4 pages with 6 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine creased and worn. Signature on top of half-title page, ageing and foxing of paper. Good reading copy. 17.7 x 11.
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

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

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

21734
HOLLY, David C.
EXODUS 1947

Annapolis. 1995. Naval Institute Press. 1st printing, revised edition of the 1969 original. XI, (3), 242 PP, plus 32 pages with 1 plan, and 53 bw photos. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 23.6 x 13. 1557503672
Biography of Old Bay Line steamer President Warfield. She went to war in 1942, was chartered as the Exodus by the Haganah in 1947 to bring 4500 survivors of the Holocaust to Palestine.
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$15

40400
HOOK, F. A.
MERCHANT ADVENTURERS 1914-1918

London. 1920. A. & C. Black. 1st Ed. VIII, 319 PP, plus 2 folded maps at rear and 32 plates with 35 b/w illust. Fp: Four-point-seven. Cloth cover, device in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine. Bookplate of "The Royal Cruising Club" on front endpaper. Ageing of paper and foxing (not affecting plates). Top of spine missing on 2 cm. Covers protected by a dust jacket (laser print). Good reading copy. 21.4 x 13.5.
War records during the first World War of: P. & O., British India, and their Associated Lines.
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$30

21399
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1982

London. 1982. Ian Allan. Updated & revised edition, from the 1964 original. 255 PP with tables & over 250 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj ("Vistafjord"). Very good. 22.3 x 15.2. 0711011508
Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo ships. Part Three: Tankers.
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$15

21391
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1986

London. 1986. Ian Allan. Revised and updated edition, from the 1964 original. 288 PP with tables and 246 b/w photos. Title spread: British Respect. Laminated pictorial boards (Royal Princess). Near fine. 22.3 x 15. 0711015023
Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.
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$15

21392
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1994

London. 1994. Ian Allan. Revised and updated edition, from the 1964 original. 224 PP with tables and 196 b/w photos. Title spread: "Nedlloyd Rotterdam". Laminated pictorial boards ("Queen Elizabeth 2"). Name of previous owner on inside front cover. Fine. 24 x 17.5. 0711022542
Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.
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$15

21393
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1996

London. 1996. Ian Allan. Revised and updated edition, from the 1964 original. 224 PP with tables and 168 bw photos. Title spread: "Eckert Oldendorff". Half title page: "Maasdam". Laminated pictorial boards ("Oriana"). Nameof previous owner on inside front cover. Fine. 24 x 17.5. 0711024286
Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.
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$15

61312
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 1998

London. 1998. Ian Allan / Plymouth Press. New edition, fully revised. 224 PP with tables and 162 b/w photos. Title spread: Orient Overseas (international) Ltd Containership "OOCL Singapore". Half title page: A.P. Moller "British Vigilance". Laminated pictorial boards (Fascination). Fine. 24.2 x 17.7. 0711025673
Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.
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$10

37746
HORNSBY, David
OCEAN SHIPS - 2000

London. 2000. Ian Allan / Plymouth Press. 12th edition. 224 PP with tables and 168 bw photos. Title spread: P&O Nedlloyd Southampton. Half title page: Peene Ore, Monrovia. Laminated pictorial boards (Disney Wonder). Fine. 24.2 x 17.7. 0711024270X
Part One: Passenger liners & cruise ships. Part Two: Cargo vessels & tankers.
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$10

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

London. 1986. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1st Ed. 224 PP with numerous b/w & colour illust. Fp: The Royal Charter of Incorporation of P & O. FEP: William Fawcett & HMS Queen in 1837. REP: Hulk of HMS Queen. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Compliment slip loosely inserted. Signature of previous owner on title page. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 27 x 20.3. 0297789651
Begins with P & O's steam ships and covers the company's career for 150 years.
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60895
HOWARTH, David & Stephen
THE STORY OF P&O - The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company

London. 1986. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1st Ed. 224 PP with numerous b/w & colour illust. Fp: The Royal Charter of Incorporation of P & O. FEP: William Fawcett & HMS Queen in 1837. REP: Hulk of HMS Queen. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Signature of previous owner at top of title page. Repaired tear at top of front cover of dust jacket. Dust jacket covered with clear plastic protection, pasted on endpapers, o/wise very good. 27 x 20.3. 0297789651
Begins with P & O's steam ships and covers the company's career for 150 years.
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$10

15890
HOYT, Edwin P.
AMERICAN STEAMBOAT STORIES

New York. 1966. Abelard-Schuman. 1st ed. 128 PP with 10 b/w illustrations by Ann Grifalconi. Fp. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 21.8 x 14.5.
History & story-telling of steamboating in America since the 17th Century with Robert Fulton.
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$10

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

Cape Town. 1977. O.U.P. 1st Ed. (10), 133 PP with 106 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed and with short closed tears, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 15 x 21.5. 0195701208
From the Bank Line, and the Blue Funnel Line to the South African Marine Corporation and the Union-Castle Line.
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$35

36318
HUGHES, Tom
THE BLUE RIBAND OF THE ATLANTIC

London. 1976. Patrick Stephens. 1st paperbound edition of the 1973 original. 192 PP with 12 head pieces, 4 plans & 51 b/w illustrations. Card cover, dj (price-clipped). Spine sunned. Slight ageing of paper on outside edges. Very good. 21.5 x 14. 0850591465
Description of the origins of ocean steamship travel, careers of the most famous ships: Lusitania, Mauretania ...
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$5

45817
HUGHES, Tom
THE BLUE RIBAND OF THE ATLANTIC

London. 1973. Patrick Stephens. 1st. 192 PP with 12 head pieces, 4 plans & 51 b/w illustrations. Hard cover. 2 discreet stamps of bookshops on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges and the margin of 3 b/w photos. Very good. 22.2 x 14.5. 0850591376
Description of the origins of ocean steamship travel, careers of the most famous ships: Lusitania, Mauretania ...
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$10

15956
HUTCHINGS, David F.
QE2 - A SHIP FOR ALL SEASONS

London. 1988. Kingfisher Railway Prod. 1st Ed. 68 PP with b/w & colour photos. Inside front cover: QE2 eased into her berth at Southampton. Inside back cover: Deck plans. Pictorial card cover. Former owner's signature on title-page, o/wise fine. 27.5 x 21.5. 0946184410
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$25

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

Southampton. 1988. Kingfisher. Reprint of the June 1986 original. 56 PP with b/w & colour illust. Inside front cover: "Queen Mary" in her element. Inside back cover: Wonders of the "Queen Mary". Pictorial card cover. Fine. 27 x 21.5. 0946184232
A pictorial record.
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$25

38235
HYNDS, Paul
WORLDWIDE HIGH SPEED FERRIES

London. 1992. Conway. 1st Ed. 160 PP with b/w illustrations (photos, plans, drawings and artist impressions). Fp: Surface-piercing foils carry the weight of this Rodriguez-built hydrofoil. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 27.5 x 20.2. 085177587X
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$30

37258
IRELAND, Bernard
HISTORY OF SHIPS

Edison, N.J., USA. 1999. Chartwell Books. 1st US Ed. 192 PP with over 200 b/w and colour illustrations. Illustrated endpapers, half title page, and title page. Illustrated hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 24.6. 0785811761
From the first dug-out canoe (c. 500 BC) to the great ocean liners and the modern warships of today.
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38201
IRELAND, Bernard
HISTORY OF SHIPS

London. 1999. Hamlyn. 1st Ed. 192 PP with over 200 b/w and colour illustrations. Illustrated endpapers, half title page, and title page. Illustrated hard cover, dj. Fine. 28.5 x 24.6. 0600595900
From the first dug-out canoe (c. 500 BC) to the great ocean liners and the modern warships of today.
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$10

42405
JACKSON, Robert
LINERS, TANKERS AND MERCHANT SHIPS

London. 2002. Grange Books. 1st Ed. 320 PP with 1 b/w, 3 colour photos and 300 colour artworks. Title page: Carrack. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Fine. Small format. 17 x13. 1840134771
Some 300 of the world's greatest commercial vessels.
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$10

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

38275
JOHNSTON, Paul Forsythe
STEAM AND THE SEA

Salem. 1983. Peabody Museum of Salem. 1st Ed. VI, 90 PP with 12 colour and 77 b/w illustrations. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 25.3 x 20.3. 0875770738
Catalogue accompanying a special exhibition of 1983 held at the Peabody Museum.
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$10

47624
KANIUK, Yoram
COMMANDER OF THE EXODUS

New York. 2000. Grove Press. 1st English edition translated from the Hebrew original by Seymour Simckes. XVI, (2), 214 PP. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21.7 x 14.5. 0802116647
Yossi Harel was responsible for bringing to Palestine: Anna / Knesset Israel from Yugoslavia, President Warfield / Exodus 47 from France, both Pan York / Ingathering and Pan Crescent / Independence from Romania/Bulgaria.
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$10

42426
KARI, Alexander
DESIGN AND COST ESTIMATING OF ALL TYPES OF MERCHANT AND PASSENGER SHIPS - A Treatise

London. 1938. The Technical Press, Ltd. 4th edition, revised and greatly enlarged from the 1928 original. XIII, (3), 396 PP with 10 diagrams and 105 tables, plus 4 plates (diagrams I to IV). Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and gilt on spine. Ex library copy with 3 stamps of The Institution of Engineers, Australia on front endpaper, title page and last page. Spine sunned, hinges repaired, fold of front endpaper split. Ageing of paper, few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise very good. 25.4 x 16.5.
Methods of arriving at correct proportions, form and power to attain minimum Capital Cost with maximum service efficiency.
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$20

40311
KEATING, Bern
VOYAGES OF THE ROYAL VIKINGS

San Francisco. 1985. Royal Viking Line. 1st Ed., introduced by Horace Sutton. (2), 190 PP with 8 sketch maps and 173 colour photos by Harvey Lloyd. Decorated endpapers. Cloth cover, device in blind on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Cloth slipcase. Fine. Large format: 34.8 x 27.3.
The world of Royal Viking Line: Alaska/Canada - Canada / New England - Panama Canal / Caribbean / Mexico - Northern Europe - Mediterranean - South Pacific - Southeast Asia - China / Orient.
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$50

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

London. 1987. P&O Cruises & Good Books Publications. 1st Ed. Introduction by Brian MacDonald. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (front: William Fawcett, 1828 / back: Canberra 1987). Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0946555060
Commemorative booklet published for the 150th anniversary of the creation of The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Franklin Kendall had 50 years of service with P & O and during that time, he travelled extensively, writing regularly to his mother. This booklet contains extracts from the 78 letters he wrote, each commencing with the words Dearest Mother. They reflect the early days of P. & O.
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$5

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

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

London. 1951. Faber & Faber. 1st Ed. 196 PP, plus 2 colour plates, 6 pages with 13 photos & 1 large folded photo (panoramic view of Table Bay Harbour in April 1941). Fp: The North African Landing 1942. Cloth cover, dj (chipped). Light foxing, signature of previous owner on preliminary page. Very good. Scarce. 20.5 x 14.
The world's greatest merchant fleet during WWII. Armed merchant cruisers, troopships ...
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45373
KERR, George F.
BUSINESS IN GREAT WATERS, The War History of the P. & O. (1939-1945)

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

60214
KING, Paul (editor)
VOYAGING TO CHINA IN 1855 AND 1904: A Contrast in Travel

London. 1936. Heath Cranton. 1st Ed. 187 PP, plus 4 b/w plates. Fp: Cunard White Star R.M.S. Queen Mary. Cloth cover. Lacks the free fly of front endpaper. Light foxing. Very good. 22.2 x 14.8.
A Journal of the more important events which occurred on board the "Hamilla Mitchell" on her voyage from London towards Shanghai, China, during the summer of 1855. Diary of a journey to China via New York, New Orleans, El Paso, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Honolulu, March to May, 1904.
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40295
KING, Robin
SAILOR IN THE EAST

London. 1956. Arthur Barker. 1st Ed. 157 PP plus 1 b/w plate. Fp: The author with friend. Hard cover. Occasional foxing. Very good. 22.2 x 14.5.
The author served on a passenger ship carrying troops to Japan and Hong Kong. Glimpses of life at sea, Japan ten years after the end of the Pacific War, Hong Kong by night...
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41696
KLUDAS, Arnold
DIE GROSSEN PASSAGIERSCHIFFE DER WELT - Eine Dokumentation - Band I: 1858 - 1912

Oldenburg/Hamburg. 1972. Gerhard Stalling Verlag. 1st Ed. 220 PP with 287 b/w photos. Fp: Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Mauretania). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. German text. 26.8 x 20.4. 3797918233
Published in English as Great Passenger Ships of the World - Volume 1.
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41697
KLUDAS, Arnold
DIE GROSSEN PASSAGIERSCHIFFE DER WELT - Eine Dokumentation - Band II: 1913 - 1923

Oldenburg/Hamburg. 1973. Gerhard Stalling Verlag. 1st Ed. 243 PP with 295 b/w photos. Fp: Vaterland. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Veendam). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. German text. 26.8 x 20.4. 3797918321
Published in English as Great Passenger Ships of the World Volume 2.
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41698
KLUDAS, Arnold
DIE GROSSEN PASSAGIERSCHIFFE DER WELT - Eine Dokumentation - Band III: 1924 - 1935

Oldenburg/Hamburg. 1973. Gerhard Stalling Verlag. 1st Ed. 247 PP with 325 b/w photos. Fp: Roma. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Deutschland). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. German text. 26.8 x 20.4. 379791833X
Published in English as Great Passenger Ships of the World Volume 3.
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68803
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD - Volume 6, 1977-1986

Cambridge. 1986. Patrick Stephens. 1st UK Ed. 192 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Canberra. Hard cover, dj. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page with a small label on bottom of front cover. Internally a very good clean copy. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850597471
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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65998
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD Volumes 1 to 6

Cambridge. 1975, 1976, 1977, and 1986. Patrick Stephens. 1st English edition for volumes 1 to 6, translated from the German original by Charles Hodges (1 to 5) and Keith Lewis (6). Total of 1346 pages with hundreds of b/w photos. Hard covers, dj. Volume 3 with a repaired tear on front endpaper. Only volumes 1 & 2 are price clipped. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges. A near fine set. 24.5 x 20.3. 085059: 1740 - 2429 - 2453 - 2534 - 2658 - 7471
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$125

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

Cambridge. 1975. Patrick Stephens. 1st UK Ed. 216 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Kaiser Wilhelm. Hard cover. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and a small label on bottom of front cover. Internally very good. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850591740
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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40566
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 2, 1913-1923

Cambridge. c.1990. Patrick Stephens. 3rd reprint of the 1976 original UK edition. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Vaterland. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 050592429
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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17239
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 2, 1913-1923

Cambridge. 1976. Patrick Stephens. 1st UK Ed. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Vaterland. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Note on front endpaper. Near fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592429
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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68800
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 2, 1913-1923

Cambridge. 1976. Patrick Stephens. 1st UK Ed. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Vaterland. Hard cover, dj. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and a small label on bottom of front cover. Internally very good. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592429
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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17258
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 3, 1924-1935

Wellingborough. 1986. Patrick Stephens. Reprint of the 1976 UK edition. 240 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Roma. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 850592453
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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$20

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

Cambridge. 1977. Patrick Stephens. 1st UK Ed. 230 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Dunnottar Castle. Hard cover, dj. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and a small label on bottom of front cover. Internally very good. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592534
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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68802
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 5, 1951-1976

Cambridge. 1977. Patrick Stephens. 1st UK Ed. 226 PP with b/w photos. Fp: QE2 in New York. Hard cover. Stamps and markings of "University of Tasmania" on endpapers and title page and a small label on the bottom of front cover. Internally very good. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592658
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40568
KLUDAS, Arnold
GREAT PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD, Volume 5, 1951-1976

Cambridge. c.1990. Patrick Stephens. 4th reprint of the 1977 UK edition. 226 PP with b/w photos. Fp: QE2 in New York. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.5 x 20.3. 0850592658
Passenger vessels over 10,000 G.R.T.
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37745
KNOX-JOHNSTON, Sir Robin (Foreword)
THE CONWAY HISTORY OF SEAFARING IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

London. 2000. Conway. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. 212 PP with 24 b/w plates. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing. Fine. 25.3 x 19.2. 0851777597
The race for sea supremacy by Eric Grove. The Great Liners, by Philip Dawson. Icy waters, by Ann Savours... Supplying the world by Alastair Couper.
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69856
KONINGS, Chris
QUEEN ELIZABETH AT WAR, His Majesty's Transport 1939-1946

Wellingborough. 1985. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. Foreword by Frank O. Braynard. Afterword by Walter Lord. 124 PP with b/w photos and 35 sketches by Oswald Brett. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Old water damage marks on the lower part of book (on about 7 cm), more obvious inside the dustjacket, the endpapers and at corner close to spine. Very few illustrations affected. A very good reading / working copy. 31.2 x 23.5. 0850597250
The career of the Queen Elizabeth as a troopship ferrying American & Commonwealth troops across the Atlantic & Pacific towards the war zone and bringing back German POWs on the return trip.
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15980
KRAFT, Barbara S.
THE PEACE SHIP, Henry Ford's Pacifist Adventure in the First World War

New York. 1978. Macmillan. 1st Ed. XIV, (2), 367 PP with 22 b/w illust. in text. Fp: Oscar II leaving Hoboken Pier on 4th Dec. 1915. Hard cover with repaired dj. Very good. 24 x 16. 025665707
The ill-fated effort of Henry Ford and peace pilgrims to stop WWI. They set sail on the passenger ship Oskar II.
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37875
LACEY, Robert
THE QUEENS OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC

London. 1973. Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st Ed. 124 PP with b/w illust. throughout. Fp: The launching of Queen Elizabeth. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover (simile leather), gilt title on spine, dj. Foxing spots on endpapers. Near fine. 25 x 19.5. 0283979232
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$15

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

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

60161
LAMBERT, Symone (designer)
BON VOYAGE

Melbourne. c.2009. Australia Post. Colour illustrated folder containing 4 unfranked stamps. Fine. Format: 10.5 x 16.5.
Stamps depicting travel posters of 4 shipping lines: Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line - Orient Line - Shaw Savill Lines - Union Steam Ship Company of New Zealand.
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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

60500
LAURENT, Maurice F.
LA MER EST BELLE

Paris. 1963. Librairie Hachette. 1st Ed., in collection l'Humour Contemporain. 253, (3) PP with b/w illustrations by Jean Reschofsky. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Occasional foxing. Very good. 20.2 x 13.
Voyage of a French couple to the USA in the early 1960' s. Crossings (to and from) on S.S. France.
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15935
LAWSON, Will
PACIFIC STEAMERS

Glasgow. 1975. Brown, Son & Ferguson. Reprint of the 1927 original. XX, 244 PP, 68 full-pages with 125 b/w illust. Fp: The "Kaikoura" in 1866. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with a repaired tear and a few light marks, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 17.
The pioneer passenger & mail lines which survived up to the 1920's between the West Coast of America, Australia & New Zealand.
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$35

70582
Le COUTEUR, Wilson
THE GREAT OUTPOSTS OF THE EMPIRE

London. 1907. Federal-Houlder-Shire Lines. 1st Ed. (4), 224, LXXIIII, PP with 1 map, 6 tables (distances, fleet list...) and 178 b/w photos. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover, all edges gilt. Hinges worn and edges of covers rubbed. Spine worn at extremities. Stamp of previous owner on recto of front endpaper and last page. Verso of title page with traces of previous label. Still a very good copy. Scarce. 18.8 x 12.3.
The World of Federal-Houlder-Shire Lines: Great Britain, South Africa, Australia (pages 49 to 113) , and New Zealand.
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$50

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

London. 1956. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 56 PP with tables, and 53 b/w photos. Title page: S.S. Cote d'Azur, S.N.C.F., & S.S. Canterbury, British Railways, Southern Region. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 15.6 x 10.4.
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$15

43460
LE FLEMING, H. M.
COASTAL PASSENGER SHIPS

London. 1958. Ian Allan. 1st Ed.in the ABC series. 64 PP with tables, and 56 b/w photos. Title page: P.S. Freshwater, British railways (Southern Region). Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 15.6 x 10.4.
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$15

21445
LE FLEMING, H. M.
COASTAL PASSENGER SHIPS

London. 1960. Ian Allan. 4th yearly edition, in the ABC series. 64 PP with 2 pages advert., tables, and 56 bw photos. Title page: M.V. Torfinn Jarl, Det. Nordenfjelske D/S A/S. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 15.6 x 10.4.
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$15

18949
LE FLEMING, H. M.
FOREIGN OCEAN LINERS

London. 1961. Ian Allan. 2nd yearly edition, in the ABC series. 64 PP with tables, and 53 bw photos. Title page: S.S. Leipzig, Hamburg America Line. Pictorial card covers with light wear. Very good. 15.4 x 10.2.
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$10

36494
LE FLEMING, H. M.
FOREIGN OCEAN LINERS

London. 1959. Ian Allan. 64 PP with tables and 49 b/w photos. Title page: S.S. Rempang, Nederland Line. Pictorial card cover. Covers rubbed, spine starting, o/wise very good. 15.4 x 10.2.
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$10

18953
LE FLEMING, H. M.
OCEAN LINERS

London. 1956. Ian Allan. 64 PP with 1 page of advert., tables and 67 b/w photos. Title page: M.V. Glenartney, Glen Line. Pictorial soft cover. Stamp of previous owner on title page. Very good. 15.3 x 10.2.
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$10

40559
LE FLEMING, H. M.
OCEAN LINERS

London. 1955. Ian Allan. 64 PP with tables and 69 b/w photos. Title page: R.M.S. Pretoria Castle. Pictorial card cover (Saxonia). Name of previous owner at top of title page. Very good. 15.3 x 10.2.
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$10

18954
LE FLEMING, H. M.
OCEAN LINERS

London. 1959. Ian Allan. 6th yearly edition, in the ABC series. 64 PP with tables and 61 b/w photos. Title page: R.M.S. Orion, Orient Line. Pictorial soft cover. Stamp of previous owner on title page. Near fine. 15.3 x 10.2.
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$10

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

London. 1963. John Marshbank. 1st Ed. 77 PP with 58 b/w illustrations. Title spread: SS "Maasdam". Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped and lightly rubbed). Near fine. Small format: 15.8 x 12.8.
Fleet list of 127 Holland-America Ships.
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$25

21662
LE FLEMING, H.M.
CUNARD WHITE STAR LINERS OF THE 1930s

London. c. 1960. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 59 b/w photos. Soft cover has a little wear, o/wise very good. 23.5 x 18.
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$15

70034
LEATHEM, Brian B.
LIFE WITH THE CASTLES

London. 1994. Avon Books. 1st Ed. (10), 90 PP with 2 b/w photos, plus 6 pages with 22 b/w illustrations (1 menu and 21 photos). Stiff cover, illustrated front. Near fine. 20.6 x 14.5. 189796074
45 years in the offices of the Union-Castle, in South Africa, United Kingdom and Kenya.
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$25

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

Paris. 1908. Compagnie Générale Transatlantique. 1st Ed. (2), 10 b/w plates with legend on tissue guard paper, (2), 36 PP with 30 illustrations by Maurice Leloir, followed by a Diary: (4), 14 b/w plates illustrated by G. Bourgain. Bound copy in navy buckram with gilt title on spine and marbled endpapers. Binding retaining the original illustrated soft covers (see image). Slight ageing of paper, o/wise a fine copy. French text. Scarce. 20.7 x 14.5.
Souvenir book/diary (unused) for passengers of the French Line. 10 plates (views of France and America), Voyages and passengers with 30 illustrations, 12 plates with sailing craft...
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$50

44669
LILLEY, W. Osborne
BOUND FOR AUSTRALIA ON BOARD THE ORIENT - A Passenger's Log

London. 1885. Andrew Crombie. 1st Ed. (VI), 134, (18 publications) PP with 9 head pieces (chapter I: S.S. Orient) and 5 b/w plates. Fp: Brisbane. Cloth cover, decorations on covers and spine, gilt title on spine. Slight ageing of paper. Presentation plate on front endpaper. Covers a little rubbed & worn, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 18 x 12.7.
Sailed from Gravesend on 12th July, arrived in Melbourne 28th August 1880 ?. Ferguson: 11640.
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$125

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

London. 1999. Dorling Kindersley / Tehabi Books. 1st UK edition with a foreword by John Maxtone-Graham. 284 PP with maps and colour illust. (photos, posters...). Title spread: The Windtar cruises off St. Kitts on the way to Nevis. Eps: World map. Hard cover, title in blind on front cover and spine, dj. Fine. Large format: 31.5 x 26.3. 0751308072
The world's 100 most exciting ports of call, selected by the world's leading travel writers.
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$25

30761
LLOYD, W. W.
P&O PENCILLINGS

London. 1987. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Reprint of the original published for "The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company". No pagination, 48 PP with 24 colour and 25 b/w plates. Fp: In the River. Title page: The pilot leaving the ship off the Isle of Wight. Illustrated half title page & last leaf: Quis Separabit. Cloth cover, gilt title and illustration on front cover. Near fine. Scarce. Oblong: 21.2 x 29.8. 0297791966
Illustrations by the author of life aboard a P&O voyage from London, through the Mediterranean, via the Suez Canal with views of Gibraltar, Malta, Port Said, Suez Canal, and Red Sea.
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$60

65033
LORCK, W. (editor)
ISLES OF THE EAST - An illustrated guide to Australia, Papua, Java, Sumatra, Singapore etc.

Batavia. 1912. KPM / Royal Packet Steam Navigation Company. Deluxe edition of January 1912. LII (adverts), 244 PP, followed by LIII-CXXI (adverts) and b/w and colour illustrations, plus 1 b/w plate : portrait of Her Majesty the Queen of the Netherlands; 1 plate "Time Table 1912; 1 folded plate "Accommodation plan of KPM Steel Screw Steamer "Tasman" and 2 colour plates: painting by C. H. Hoyt "Middle Harbour, Sydney, from Mosman Heights, and "Samples of Javanese Art Work..." . Papered boards with a colour illustration on front board by Tindall, cloth spine. Front cover with small pieices missing at corners of front edge. Spine has been reinforced (crudely). The first few pages (up to VIII) are somewhat damaged at the gutters (without loss) and most of Page III/IV has been torn off. The guide was published on superior glossy paper thus conserving its clarity and brightness. A very good copy of quite a rare item. 25.3 x 15.5.
Section I, Chapter 1 (P. XXXIII to L): The "KPM": A Twenty Years' Record. Chapter III (P 38 to 155): A trip to Java by a KPM Steamer (Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Townsville, Port Moresby ... Borneo, Celebes, Singapore). Section II,Chapter 1 (P.156-243): Commercial Section - Rotterdamsche Lloyd, The Railways of Java, Sumatra Railways, Batavia, The Tea Industry, Bandoeng, Soerabaya.. Chapter II (P.LIII - CXXI): Advertisements: period advertisements for hotels, transport companies, import/export, ... Gives an insight to life in these areas at the time.
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$300

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

59770
LUDBROOK, Juliet
SCHOOLSHIP KIDS OF THE BLUE FUNNEL LINE WESTERN AUSTRALIAN SERVICE

Perth. 1999. Black Swan Press. Reprint with correction of the 1998 original. Foreword by Professor Frank Broeze. XII, 195 PP with 1 map, 2 sketch-plans, 11 facsimile of documents and 23 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly rubbed, o/wise fine. 25 x 17.7. 186342735X
Story of the boys and girls travelling on the Blue Funnel schoolship run between Fremantle and Singapore. Schooling in Australia, family living and working in South East Asia.
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$25

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

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

New York. 2007. Thames & Hudson, Inc. 1st US edition, translated from the Dutch original by Rebekah Wilson. 256 PP with 303 illustrations (295 in colour). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 29 x 22.5. 9780500513491
History of cruising. Legendary ships. ... Nature and Expedition cruises ... River cruises (Nile, Rhine, Yangtze).
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$35

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

London. 1980. HMSO. 1st Ed. Volume 6 in The Ship series edited by Basil Greenhill. 60 PP with 43 illust. FEP: Plans of the Britannia 1840 Cunard Line. REP: Plans of the Andes 1939 and the Orient 1879. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. Oblong: 20.5 x 21.2. 0112903169
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$10

66003
MABER, John M.
NORTH STAR TO SOUTHERN CROSS

Prescot. 1967. T. Stephenson & Sons. 1st Ed. XV, 335 PP with 5 line drawings by author, plus 48 pages with 96 b/w photos. Fp: Mariposa. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. No dj. Signature of previous owner on half title page and his stamp on front endpaper, title page and top outside edge. Old tape marks on endpapers. Occasional foxing. Very good reading copy. 24.2 x 16.2.
The story of the Australasian seaways where, since the 1850's, sixty shipping lines established routes between Europe, Australasia and North America.
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$5

15955
MABER, John M.
NORTH STAR TO SOUTHERN CROSS

Prescot. 1967. T. Stephenson & Sons. 1st Ed. XV, 335 PP with 5 line drawings by author, plus 48 pages with 96 b/w photos. Fp: Mariposa. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Covers lightly rubbed and worn. Dust jacket rubbed and with signs of ageing. Old tape marks on endpapers, o/wise very good. 24.2 x 16.2.
The story of the Australasian seaways where, since the 1850's, sixty shipping lines established routes between Europe, Australasia and North America.
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$10

14565
MABER, John M.
NORTH STAR TO SOUTHERN CROSS

Prescot. 1967. T. Stephenson & Sons. 1st Ed. XV, 335 PP with 5 line drawings by author, plus 48 pages with 96 b/w photos. Fp: Mariposa, built 1953. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 24.2 x 16.2.
The story of the Australasian seaways where, since the 1850's, sixty shipping lines established routes between Europe, Australasia and North America.
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$15

20879
McAULEY, Rob & MILLER, William H.
THE LINERS

London. 1997. Boxtree. 1st Ed. 160 PP with bw and colour illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 24.8 x 28.4. 0752210580
Discovery of the ocean liners and passenger ships, since the first crossing of the Atlantic by an auxiliary steam-powered vessel. Companion book to the television series The Liners.
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$35

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

Wellingborough, UK. 1985. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. 233 PP with 228 b/w illust. Title page: House Flag of the P & O. FEP: Strathnaver at Sydney after her post-war refit. REP: Royal Princess is floated out of her building dock, Helsinki, February 1984. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 23 x 21. 0850597161
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$40

62066
McCART, Neil (epilogue)
CANBERRA - THE GREAT WHITE WHALE

Cambridge. 1983. Patrick Stephens. Reprint of the original Souvenir Number of the "Shipbuilder and Marine Engine Builder" published in 1961 to commemorate the building of the great ship with an epilogue by Neil McCart. VI, 70 (adverts), 112, 71-120 & 2 (adverts) PP with b/w illust., plus 1 large folded plate (General Arrangement). Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Near fine. 29.8 x 22.3. 085059636X
The epilogue covers her history from the maiden voyage until her requisitioning as a troopship during the Falklands crisis in which she played a major part.
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$45

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

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

50234
McCLUSKIE, Tom
SHIPS - From the Archives of Harland & Wolff, the Builders of the Titanic

London. 1998. PRC. 1st Ed. 160 PP with colour illustrations. Fp: the Waipara. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Dust jacket with a repaired tear. Stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing spots, o/wise near fine. Oblong: 25 x 28.5. 185648467X
A selection of 29 of the early ships (transition from sail to steam) built in Belfast by Harland & Wolff.
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$5

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

Glasgow. c. 1935. James Hedderwick & Sons. Enlarged and Revised edition. (4), (160) PP with 40 plates with illustrations by Alasdair Macfarlane, and descriptive matter on separate tissue paper by the editor of the "Evening Citizen" of Glasgow. Soft cover, illustration (T.S. "King George ") and title on front cover are in blind. Front cover with 5 stains and name of previous owner. Slight ageing of paper. Internally very clean and in near fine condition. Scarce. Oblong: 22 x 29.3.
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$50

64314
McLACHLAN, G. W. P.
FAMOUS LINERS OF THE EASTERN OCEANS

London. c. 1937. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1st Ed. 95 PP with 55 b/w photos. Fp: Australian Motor Liner "Kanimbla". 2 newspaper clippings loosely inserted. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Defective dust jacket repaired and reinforced. Foxing spots on outside edges. Contents near fine. Scarce. 22.2 x 14.2.
Vessels which have made their names when trading East of Suez: to Australia and New Zealand, to India and Ceylon, to Burma and the Straits, to China and Japan, and across the Pacific.
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$25

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

London. c. 1937. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1st Ed. 95 PP with 55 b/w photos. Fp: Australian Motor Liner Kanimbla. Cloth covers with light wear, title on front board and spine. Spine lightly sunned. Small piece torn in lower margin of the two last leaves. Foxing spots. Very good. 22.2 x 14.2.
Vessels which have made their names when trading East of Suez: to Australia and New Zealand, to India and Ceylon, to Burma and the Straits, to China and Japan, and across the Pacific.
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$20

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

Wellington. 1989. G.P. Books. 1st Ed. 48 PP with 66 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0477000142
Photographic record of the various runs: Northern Route, Nelson Passenger Service, the Picton Ferry, the Wellington-Lyttelton Ferry Service and Foveaux Strait Service.
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$10

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

Newton, Abbot. 1969 & 1971. David & Charles. 1st Ed. Volume 1: 232 PP with 3 maps, and 31 b/w illust. Fp: Donegall Quay, Belfast. Volume 2: 240 PP with 2 maps and 34 b/w illust. Fp: Arrival of the mail boat at Dun Laoghaire. Hard cover, dj (corner of flaps trimmed). Ex library copy with stamp on verso of title page, and renewed endpapers, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 22.3 x 14.2. 0715343416 & 071
Volume 1: North of Ireland. Volume 2: South of Ireland.
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$25

37645
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE ATLANTIC CROSSING

Amsterdam. 1984. Time-Life Books. 2nd European English language printing of the 1981 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: House Flag of the Black Ball Line. FEP: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Packet ship leaving Belfast) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 705406385
Pioneer emigrants, pilgrims... to packet boats.
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$15

54192
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE ATLANTIC CROSSING

Alexandria, Virginia. 1981. Time-Life Books. 1st printing in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: House Flag of the Black Ball Line. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Packet ship leaving Belfast) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 0809427265
Pioneer emigrants, pilgrims... to packet boats.
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$15

37644
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE ATLANTIC CROSSING

Amsterdam. 1982. Time-Life Books. 1st European English language printing of the 1981 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: House Flag of the Black Ball Line. FEP: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Packet ship leaving Belfast) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 705406385
Pioneer emigrants, pilgrims... to packet boats.
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$15

37624
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE GREAT LINERS

Amsterdam. 1979. Time-Life Books. 1st European English language printing of the 1978 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Telegraph. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Queen Mary) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 705406237
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$15

48819
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE GREAT LINERS

Amsterdam. 1982. Time-Life Books. 3rd European English language printing of the 1978 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Telegraph. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Queen Mary) pasted down on front cover. Very good. 28.7 x 23.5. 705406237
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$15

37626
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE GREAT LINERS

Amsterdam. 1982. Time-Life Books. 3rd European English language printing of the 1978 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Telegraph. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Queen Mary) pasted down on front cover. Top corner of FEP and pages 1 to 28 trimmed. Very good. 28.7 x 23.5. 705406237
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$10

21661
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
THE GREAT LINERS

Amsterdam. 1982. Time-Life Books. 3rd European English language printing of the 1978 original, in The Seafarers series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Telegraph. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Queen Mary) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. 28.7 x 23.5. 705406237
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$15

37627
MADDOCKS, Melvin (editor)
LE REGNE DU PAQUEBOT

Amsterdam. 1979. Editions Time-Life. 1st French edition translated from the 1978 US original by Georges Sucy, in La Grande Aventure de la Mer series. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Telegraph. Eps: Map of the North Atlantic. Simile leather covers, colour illustration (Queen Mary) pasted down on front cover. Near fine. French text. 28.7 x 23.5.
The Great Liners.
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$15

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

Long Beach. 1985. Wrather Port Properties/Sequoia. 1st Ed. 120 PP with profuse b/w & colour photos on glossy paper. Pictorial card covers. Very good. 30.2 x 23. 0866790152
The career of Cunard's Queen Mary, the stateliest ship, from her launching in 1934 until 1967 when she was sold to the City of Long Beach.
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$15

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

Norfolk, U.K. 1984. Mallett and Bell Publications. 1st Ed. 120 PP with 5 colour illust. and 122 b/w photos, plus 1 folded plan at rear of book. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.8 x 14.6. 0950945307
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$10

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

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

63138
MARINE TRADING AB
CRUISE & FERRY INFO - 1993 - No. 6

Halmstad, Sweden. 1993. Marine Trading AB. Issue No. 6, 1993. 40 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (dining-room onboard Val de Loire, Brittany Ferries). Fine. 29.5 x 20.3.
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$5

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

Halmstad, Sweden. 1993. Marine Trading AB. Issue No. 7, 1993. 36 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (bay window Silja Europa). Fine. 29.5 x 20.3.
New Vessel: IBN Battouta 2... Company profile: Limadet.
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$5

63141
MARINE TRADING AB
CRUISE & FERRY INFO - 1994 - No. 6

Halmstad, Sweden. 1994. Marine Trading AB. Issue No. 6, 1994. Edited by Kristina KISTHINIOS. 40 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Ferries of Silja Line & Viking Line). Fine. 29.5 x 20.3.
Inside Story: Incat & Queen Elizabeth 2.
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$5

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

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

42608
MAXTONE GRAHAM, John
TRIBUTE TO A QUEEN, Cunard Souvenir Album

Lausanne. 1988. Berlitz Publications. 1st Ed. 96 PP with advertising material, b/w & colour illustrations, plus 4 pages of advertisements. Eps: Queen Elizabeth 2. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Loosely inserted: An 8 page brochure with Japanese text and 6 colour illustrations. Dust jacket cover has a sticker with book title in Japanese. Very good. 28.5 x 23.2.
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$15

22643
MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John
CUNARD, 150 GLORIOUS YEARS

London. 1990. David & Charles. 2nd impression of the 1989 original. 128 PP with b/w & colour illust. Fp: Painting of the Queen Mary at Southampton. Eps: Crests of the Company. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 24.5 x 27.2. 0715393448
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$50

22363
MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John
LINERS TO THE SUN

New York. 1985. Macmillan. 1st US Ed. XVI, 496 PP with 250 drawings and photos. Eps: Cruising around the world with inset. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (inside of folded dust jacket is a poster with the Cruise Ships of the late 20th century). Faint foxing on outside edges. Fine. 24.2 x 17.2. 025450107
An evocative recreation of great cruises, past & present, from cruise ship conversion, construction & design, to the pleasures and occasional perils of life on board.
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$35

40525
MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John
LINERS TO THE SUN

New York. 1985. Macmillan. 1st US edition. XVI, 496 PP with 250 drawings and photos. Eps: Cruising around the world with inset. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj (inside of folded dust jacket is a poster with the Cruise Ships of the late 20th century). Dust jacket is price clipped. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24.2 x 17.2. 025450107
An evocative recreation of great cruises, past & present, from cruise ship conversion, construction & design, to the pleasures and occasional perils of life on board.
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$30

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

London. 1972. Cassell. 1st UK edition, originally published in the United States as The Only Way to Cross. XIV, 434 PP with b/w illustrations (2 plans of ships, 4 ephemera, 6 maps, and 180 photos). Eps: Steamer routes on the North Atlantic. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. 24 x 17.5. 0304291560
Nostalgic look at the great passenger liners plying between Europe and the USA. Newspaper article "Rusting Memories" dated August 9, 1992, loosely inserted.
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$35

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

London. 1972. Cassell. 1st UK edition, originally published in the United States as The Only Way to Cross. XIV, 434 PP with b/w illustrations (2 plans of ships, 4 ephemera, 6 maps, and 180 photos). Eps: Steamer routes on the North Atlantic. Hard cover. Ex library copy with few stamps and the endpapers reinforced at fold. Sellotape marks on covers. Good reading copy. 24 x 17.5. 0304291560
Nostalgic look at the great passenger liners plying between Europe and the USA.
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$5

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

London. 1972. Cassell. 1st UK edition, originally published in the United States as The Only Way to Cross. XIV, 434 PP with b/w illustrations (2 plans of ships, 4 ephemera, 6 maps, and 180 photos). Eps: Steamer routes on the North Atlantic. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Four bumps on front cover (discreet), o/wise near fine. 24 x 17.5. 0304291560
Nostalgic look at the great passenger liners plying between Europe and the USA.
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$30

19267
MAXTONE-GRAHAM John
THE ONLY WAY TO CROSS

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

63306
MEYERS, Robert & DOHERTY, Charles & GUDAS, Raymond
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 10

Evanston, IL. 1988 / 1989. World Publishing Company. Volume 10, No.1 (July/August) 1988 to No. 6 (May/June) 1989. 6 issues for a total of 444 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. 27.5 x 20.5
Volume 10. Each issue with following : Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Grenada. - Ship: "Celebration" of Carnival Cruise Lines. - Cruise: River Shannon. No. 2 - Port: Copenhagen. - Ship: "Royal Princess". - Cruise: Mexican Riviera. No. 3 - Port: San Diego. - Ship: "Sovereign of the Seas". - Cruise: Greek Isles. No. 4 - 10th Anniversary Issue. No. 5 - Port: Ocho Rios, Jamaica Island. - Ship: "Yorktown Clipper". - Cruise: The Baltic. No. 6 - Port: Miami. - Ship: "Queen Elizabeth 2". - Cruise: exploring China.
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$15

63382
MEYERS, Robert & DOHERTY, Charles & GUDAS, Raymond
CRUISE TRAVEL MAGAZINE - Volume 12

Evanston, IL. 1990 / 1991. World Publishing Company. Volume 12, No.1 (July/August) 1990 & No. 2 (Sept/October 1990), No. 4 (Jan/February 1991) to No. 6 (May/June) 1991. 5 issues for a total of 388 PP with b/w and colour photos. Each issue with original soft cover. 2 holes for ring binder close to spine. Fine set. 27.5 x 20.5
Volume 12. Each issue with following : Port of the Month - Ship of the Month - Cruise of the Month ... No. 1 - Port: Antigua. - Ship: "Mississippi Queen" of Delta Queen Steamboat Co. - Cruise: Canada & New England. No. 2 - Port: Mazatlan. - Ship: "Star Princess". - Cruise: Mexican Riviera. ... No. 4 - 1991 Annual Directory Issue. No. 5 - Port: San Francisco. - Ship: "Westerdam". - Cruise: Alaska. No. 6 - Port: San Juan - Ship: "Constitution" of American Hawaii Cruises. - Cruise: Canadian Arctic.
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$15

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

New York. 1977. Times Books. 1st US Ed. 288 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Hard cover, gilt-engraved cloth spine, dust jacket has one small chip on top of spine, o/wise a fine copy. Oblong: 27 x 36. 1812906381
The conquest of the Atlantic, emigrant ships, floating palaces, war experiences, last crossings..
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$30

20838
MILLER, William H.
BRITISH OCEAN LINERS - A Twilight Era, 1960-85

Wellingborough. 1986. P.S.L. 1st UK edition. 136 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Orsova docking. FEP: Queen Elizabeth berthing New York. REP: Canberra berthed at Circular Quay, Sydney. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing on endpapers, o/wise fine. 23 x 20.5. 0850597668
From Anchor Line to Union Castle Line.
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$15

43110
MILLER, William H.
THE CRUISE SHIPS

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

21521
MILLER, William H.
THE CRUISE SHIPS

London. 1988. Conway. 1st Ed. 191 PP with b/w photos and 13 pages on specifications of cruise ships. Fp: QE2, Britanis & Bermuda Star at New York berth. Half title page: Keeping fit on the aft decks of the Nordic Prince. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Top corner of back cover bumped, o/wise near fine. 26 x 20. 09851774296
The rise of the cruise industry which developed when commercial jet travel ousted passenger liners from their traditional routes.
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$15

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

44633
MILLER, William H.
FAMOUS OCEAN LINERS - The Story of Passenger Shipping from the turn of the Century to the present day

Wellingborough. 1987. Patrick Stephens. 1st printing of the original. 136 PP with 109 b/w and 18 colour photos. Title spread: Queen Mary arriving New York, 1949. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 25.2 x 19.2. 850598761
From the first of the super liners, Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, to Queen Elizabeth II.
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$15

44634
MILLER, William H.
FAMOUS OCEAN LINERS - The Story of Passenger Shipping from the turn of the Century to the present day

Wellingborough. 1987. Patrick Stephens. Reprint of the original. 136 PP with 109 b/w and 18 colour photos. Title spread: Queen Mary arriving New York, 1949. Hard cover, dj. Few foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 25.2 x 19.2. 850598761
From the first of the super liners, Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, to Queen Elizabeth II.
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$15

22024
MILLER, William H.
FAMOUS OCEAN LINERS - The Story of Passenger Shipping from the turn of the Century to the present day

Wellingborough. 1987. Patrick Stephens. Reprint of the original. 136 PP with 109 b/w and 18 colour photos. Title spread: Queen Mary arriving New York, 1949. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 25.2 x 19.2. 850598761
From the first of the super liners, Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, to Queen Elizabeth II.
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$20

18478
MILLER, William H.
THE FIRST GREAT OCEAN LINERS IN PHOTOGRAPHS, 193 Views, 1897-1927

New York. 1984. Dover Pub. 1st Ed. XI, 147 PP with 193 b/w photos & full captions. Pict. card cover. Fine. 30 x 22.5. 0486245748
The glorious early years of elegant Transatlantic travel. Photographs depicting the interior and exterior of 101 of these liners.
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$15

69842
MILLER, William H.
GERMAN OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

Wellingborough. 1989. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed., with foreword by Arnold Kludas, and preface by Frank O. Braynard. 208 PP with b/w & col. illust. (photos, posters..). Fp: Hamburg prior sailing. FEP: 3 German liners at Southampton. REP: Europa at Hamburg. Hard cover, dj. Faint light foxing on endpapers, o/wise a fine copy. 31 x 23.5. 0850598907
German liners over 10,000 tons, from Kaiser Wilhelm Der Grosse of 1897 to the Europa of 1981.
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$50

45799
MILLER, William H.
GREAT CRUISE SHIPS AND OCEAN LINERS FROM 1954 TO 1986 - A Photographic Survey

New York. 1988. Dover Publications. 1st Ed. Foreword by Hisashi Noma. (6), 116 PP, (2), with 173 b/w photos. Title spread: France. Pictorial card cover. Front cover and spine with creases. Very good. 30 x 22.5. 0486255409
The last great years of Transatlantic travel and the rise of the ocean liner/cruise ship.
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$15

59080
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST ATLANTIC LINERS

London. 1985. Conway. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w photos. Fp: The largest liner ever built, Cunard's 83,673-ton "Queen Elizabeth". Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 24.7 x 18.5. 0851773206
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$45

31859
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST BLUE WATER LINERS

London. 1986. Conway Maritime Press. 1st Ed. 224 PP with numerous b/w illust. Fp: The Arcadia at Suva, Fiji. Hard cover, dj (trimmed flaps). Mark (RW 86) of previous owner on lower edge, sticker of the Sydney Maritime Museum on title page. Faint foxing. Very good. 24.5 x 19. 0851774008
A stimulating, factual & nostalgic account of the post-war era of intercontinental liner traffic.
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$10

34510
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST BLUE WATER LINERS

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

43049
MILLER, William H.
THE LAST BLUE WATER LINERS

London. 1986. Conway Maritime Press. 1st Ed. 224 PP with numerous b/w illust. Fp: The Arcadia at Suva, Fiji. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 19. 0851774008
A stimulating, factual & nostalgic account of the post-war era of intercontinental liner traffic.
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$10

30450
MILLER, William H.
LINER - Fifty Years of Passenger Ship Photographs

Wellingborough. c. 1986. Patrick Stephens. 3rd printing of the 1986 original. 160 PP with b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 28 x 20.5. 085059765X
A record of the changes in passenger shipping over the past 50 years.
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$10

45819
MILLER, William H.
LINER - Fifty Years of Passenger Ship Photographs

Wellingborough. c. 1986. Patrick Stephens. 3rd printing of the 1986 original. 160 PP with b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. No dj. Faint foxing. Near fine. 28 x 20.5. 085059765X
A record of the changes in passenger shipping over the past 50 years.
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$5

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

New York. 1992. Dover Publications. 1st Ed. XI, 130 PP with 184 illust. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30 x 22.5. 0486267539
Pictorial survey of over 100 cruise ships from the Queen of Bermuda to the Sovereign of the Seas.
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$15

63082
MILLER, William H.
NEW YORK SHIPPING

London. 1994. Carmania Press. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 1 map and 177 b/w photos. Inside front cover: The grace Liner "Santa Rosa". Inside back cover: Statue of Liberty and Hospital ship "Hope". Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Fine. 27.3 x 21.5. 0951865633
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$30

38198
MILLER, William H.
OCEAN LINERS

Sydney / Auckland. 1990. Mallard Press. 1st Australian edition. 144 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Title page: colour vignette with Paris. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Large format: 36.5 x 26.5. 1863250239
Travel by passenger liner from the White Star Line to the floating resorts plying the Caribbean. (published in the USA under the title: Ocean Liners: Travel on the Open Seas)
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$10

68728
MILLER, William H.
OCEAN LINERS OF THE WORLD

New York. 1984. Quadrant Press. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w illustrations (ephemera, posters, photos ...). Title spread: "United States" arrival, New York. Pictorial card cover (front: QE2 through Panama Canal / back: Drawing by Frank Braynard of "France". Donation plate and stamp of "Devonport Maritime Museum". Contents near fine. 28 x 21.5. 0915276437
Cunard Line, Drench Line ... American President Line.
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$10

32014
MILLER, William H.
PICTURE HISTORY OF THE FRENCH LINE

New York. c. 2000. Dover. Reprint of the 1st Dover edition of 1997. IX, 113 PP with 173 b/w illustrations. Title spread: France arriving New York. Pictorial soft cover. Top corner slightly bumped, o/wise fine. 29.8 x 22.6. 0486294439
Normandie - P.39 to 57.
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$30

22225
MILLER, William H.
TRANSATLANTIC LINERS 1945-1980

Newton Abbot. 1981. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 222 PP with b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket is price-clipped with a few small chips and sunned spine. A few small spots on endpapers, o/wise a near fine copy. 25.5 x 17.5. 0715380206
Information and technical details on every liner classed by shipping line. From the America Banner Lines and their "Atlantic" and "La Guardia", to the Zim Lines and their "Israel", "Jerusalem", "Shalom" & "Zion".
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$25

44631
MILLER, William H. & HUTCHINGS, David F.
TRANSATLANTIC LINERS AT WAR - The Story of the Queens

Newton Abbot, UK. 1985. David & Charles. 1st UK Ed. 175 PP with 1 map, 3 profiles of ships and 30 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. A little light foxing on prelims and dust jacket, o/wise fine. 24 x 16.2. 0715385119
The distinguished war roles of the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth during WWII and the QE2 during the Falklands War of 1982.
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$20

36301
MILLER, William H. Jr.
THE GREAT LUXURY LINERS 1927-1954 - A Photographic Record

New York. 1981. Dover Publications. 1st Ed. (12), 163 PP with 186 b/w photos. Title spread: Queen Mary. Pictorial card cover. Covers rubbed with some creases, o/wise near fine. 29.8 x 22.5. 0486240568
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$15

43179
MITCHELL, Barry
NORTH SEA FERRIES - Across Three Decades / Gedurende Drie Decennia

London. 1995. Ferry Publications. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 2 maps, 3 cutaways, 68 b/w and 31 colour photos. Inside front cover: Norland with Royal Yacht Britannia, at Hull. Inside back cover: Norsea arriving at Hull. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Dutch and English text. Oblong: 19.6 x 21. 1871947243
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$15

62691
MITCHELL, Barry
SUPERFERRIES

Bridlington. 1987. Coastline Press. 1st Ed. 65 PP with 104 b/w and 4 colour photos. Inside front cover: Map of the South west part of the North Sea (in colour). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 14.8 x 21. 0951253107
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$10

69725
MITCHELL, W. H. & SAWYER, L. A.
THE CAPE RUN - The Story of the Union-Castle Service to South Africa and of the Ships Employed

Lavenham, UK. 1984. Terence Dalton. 1st Ed. X, 214 PP with b/w illust. (line drawings by Nigel V. Robinson, house-flags, photos, posters ...). Eps: Map of the continent of Africa. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 23.8 x 18.5. 0861380304
Amalgamation of the Union Line & Castle Line in 1900, to the last sailing of the mail service in 1977.
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$30

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

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

65920
MITCHELL, W. H. & SAWYER, L. A.
CRUISING SHIPS

London. 1967. Macdonald. 1st Ed. in the "Merchant Ships of the World" series. 160 PP with 78 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with repaired tears and piece missing at top of front cover. Very good. Small oblong: 11 x 15.5.
History of pleasure cruising which started in 1845, and details on the ships employed in this trade.
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$10

62351
MITCHELL, W.H.
THE CUNARD LINE - A Post War History 1945-74

London. 1975. Marinart. 1st Ed. 82, (2 advert) PP with 1 tail-piece, 16 b/w photos on full page & 20 line drawings by N.V. Robinson. Fp: Queen Elizabeth 2. Hard cover, dj. Fine copy. Oblong: 12.5 x 21.5. 0904478114
Post war rebuilding of the fleet, decreasing the conventional passenger and cargo services and moving towards cruising and container ships.
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$15

35006
MONTAPERT, Alfred Armand & William David.
AROUND THE WORLD ON THE QE2 - Queen Elizabeth 2, 10th Anniversary World Cruise

Englewood Cliffs, N.J., USA. 1981. Prentice-Hall. 1st Ed. 382 PP with many b/w illust. (maps, drawings & b/w photos), plus 1 large folded cutaway plan of QE2 The Vertical City and a folded map. Cloth cover, dj. Near fine. 23.5 x 16. 0130466158
The 10th anniversary world cruise of the QE2.
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$25

41734
MOODY, B.
BRITISH OCEAN LINERS

London. 1965. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 64 PP with tables, and 58 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (P & O Liner Canberra). Stamp of previous owner on title page. Very good. Small format:15.3 x 10.
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$10

15016
MOODY, B.
BRITISH OCEAN LINERS

London. 1966. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 64 PP with tables, and 62 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover ( "Carmania" ). Very good. 18.3 x 12.5.
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$15

68949
MOODY, B.
BRITISH OCEAN LINERS

London. 1966. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 64 PP with tables, and 62 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover ("Carmania"). Stamp of "The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. 18.3 x 12.5.
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$10

18921
MOODY, B.
OCEAN SHIPS - 1974

London. 1974. Ian Allan. 5th edition of the 1964 original. 352 PP with tables and 254 bw photos. Title spread: Manora, P & O Cargo Division. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (Royal Viking Star). Price-clipped dust jacket. Near fine copy. 19 x 13. 0711005613
Passenger Liners and Cargo Ships. Cruise Ships. Tankers.
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$15

14764
MOODY, Bert
FOREIGN OCEAN LINERS

London. 1966. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 52 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover ( "Argentina" of Moore-McCormack Lines). Front cover slightly soiled. Very good. Small format: 18.2 x 12.2.
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$15

68948
MOODY, Bert
FOREIGN OCEAN LINERS

London. 1966. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 52 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover ("Argentina" of Moore-McCormack Lines). Front cover with a rubbed patch, stamp of 'The Tasmanian Maritime and Folk Museum" on title page. Very good. Small format: 18.2 x 12.2.
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$10

21211
MOODY, Bert
OCEAN SHIPS - 1978

London. 1978. Ian Allan. 6th edition of the 1964 original. 349 PP with tables, and 237 bw photos. Title spread: Monarch Sun of Holland America Line. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Fine. 19 x 12.8. 0711008655
Part One: Passenger Liners and Cargo Ships. Part Two: Cruise Ships. Part Three: Tankers.
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$15

68654
MOODY, Bert
OCEAN SHIPS - 1978

London. 1978. Ian Allan. 6th edition of the 1964 original. 349 PP with tables, and 237 bw photos. Title spread: Monarch Sun of Holland America Line. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" front on endpaper, title page and verso of last page. Very good. 19 x 12.8. 0711008655
Part One: Passenger Liners and Cargo Ships. Part Two: Cruise Ships. Part Three: Tankers.
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$10

40291
MOOREHEAD, Richard J.
THE CRUISE OF THE GOODWILL SHIP - The Log of a Layman

Melbourne. c.1934?. The Ruskin Press. 1st Ed. 197 PP with 9 b/w photos. Cloth cover is soiled around edges and has a sunned spine. Foxing spots on outside page edges. Short note on front endpaper. A very good copy of a scarce title. 22.7 x 14.5.
"Being a descriptive narrative of the voyage of the Australian Goodwill and Trade Delegation on board the Royal Dutch Packet Company's Turbine Steamship, Nieuw Holland, to Macassar, Samarang, Cheribon and Belawan Deli in the Netherlands Indies, and to Singapore, Penang, and British Malaya". 18 April to 9 June 1933.
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$40

70095
MORRIS, Charles F.
ORIGINS, ORIENT & ORIANA

Brighton. 1980. Teredo Books. 1st Ed. Introduction by Sir Colin Anderson. XX, 491 PP with 9 colour photos and 202 b/w illustrations. Fp: Oriana in dry dock in Falmouth. FEP: Cuzco rounding Cape St. Vincent. REP: Oriana launching. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint foxing spots. Near fine. 25 x 19. 0903662078
The author was the Company's naval architect and describes the development of ships & the history of the Orient Company.
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$45

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

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

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

20845
MOXOM, Peter, FIMISTER, Malcolm & BURNEY, Allan
QE 2, Cunard's Flagship

London. 1990. Ian Allan. 1st edition in the "From the Bridge" series. 96 PP with 3 facsimile of documents, 7 maps & plans, 30 colour and 99 b/w photographs by Allan Burney. Title spread: Queen Elizabeth 2. Pictorial card cover. Previous owner's name on half-title page. Fine. 23.5 x 17.2. 0711018766
Trans Atlantic crossing on the QE 2, Southampton to Hoboken pier, New York.
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$15

66798
MURPHY, J.
THE TORRES STRAITS MAIL SERVICES

Brisbane. 1955. Post Office Historical Society / Australian Postal Institute, Queensland division. 1st Ed. (2), 9 PP. Soft covers, title on front cover, staples. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 26 x 20.2.
Paper presented 14th April 1955. Mail service between Australia and the United Kingdom, sailing via Torres Strait.
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$15

31525
MURRAY, Marischal
UNION-CASTLE CHRONICLE 1853-1953

London. 1953. Longmans, Green & Co. September 1953 reprint of the May 1953 original. XVIII, 392 PP, plus 100 pages with 4 photo-gravures, 6 colour illust. & 137 bw illust. Fp: Table Bay in 1851. Cloth cover, repaired dust jacket (inside front flap missing). One of the colour plates (Sir Donald Currie) is a laser copy. Otherwise a near fine copy. Scarce. 24.2 x 17.4.
Hundred year history of the ships and men of this shipping line in peace and in war. The struggle between the Union Line and its rival Castle Line up to their amalgamation in 1900.
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$60

54985
N/A
CARPETS AND INTERIORS. A Guide for: Architects - Decorators - Furnishers - Hoteliers - Shipbuilders

Glasgow. 1955. James Templeton Company Limited. 1st Ed. 62, (2) PP with 55 colour photos. Eps: Design based on carpet made for the Coronation of King George V. Cloth cover, no dj, gilt title and device on front cover and spine. Near fine. 29.2 x 22.5.
James Templeton & Company Limited: Carpet manufacturers. Notable carpets: House of Commons, Westminster - Senate, Canberra - Parliament House, Wellington... 7 colour photos of R.M.S. Caronia, and accommodation of Caronia, Mauretania, Kenya, Arcadia. ...
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$25

70001
N/A
LOSS OF THE "SEAWISE UNIVERSITY", Report of the Marine Court, 1972

Riverside, Conn. 1975. 7 C's Press. (5), 45 PP with 12 b/w illustrations/photos. Stapled card covers a little browned on spine and around edges, o/wise very good. 27.5 x 21.2. 0911962166
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$20

48029
N/A
MY PICTURE BOOK OF SHIPS

London. c.1925. Ward, Lock & Co. Juvenile edition, in The Golden Picture Books series. No pagination, 62 PP with 62 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): The Majestic (White Star Line). Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated card cover, cloth spine. Covers rubbed and scratched. Note dated 1926 on verso of frontispiece. 3 b/w photos have been coloured in, o/wise good. 24.8 x 18.5.
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$5

40283
N/A
THE PICTURE BOOK OF SHIPS

London. c.1936. Ward, Lock & Co. 1st edition in "The Opal Picture Books" series. No pagination, 96 PP with 78 b/w photos and 24 coloured plates. Fp: The first Cunarder (1840) and a giant of To-day. Hard cover, illustrated front (Queen Mary). Neat small stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 25.1 x 18.7.
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$15

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

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

30848
N/A
SEA TRAVEL and how to enjoy it

London. 1948. Rockliff. 1st Ed. VI, (2), 64 PP with over 30 sketches and diagrams. Hard cover, dj (price clipped) with a few closed tears and light wear, light foxing on endpapers, o/wise near fine. Scarce. 18.5 x 12.
An invaluable companion for all who travel by sea on business or pleasure in the "good old days".
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$30

52332
N/A
THE WONDER BOOK OF SHIPS

London. c.1955. Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd. 20th edition. 224 PP with around 250 b/w illust., plans, photos..., plus 8 pages with 11 colour illust. Half-title page: Light ship and pilot ship. Title page: Cunard liner. Fp: Colour international code flags and pendants. Illustrated endpapers. Pictorial papered boards, cloth spine, dj (Queen Elizabeth). Dust jacket is price clipped with few small pieces missing at head and foot of spine. FFEP has 2 repaired closed tears. Internally a very clean good copy. 25.3 x 18.5.
Building a big ship, how charts are made, the first steamboats, yachts and yachting, ...
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$15

69855
NEWALL, Peter
CAPE TOWN SHIPPING

London. 2000. Blackdog Press. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 198 b/w and 16 colour photos. Half title page: Liner Hamburg. Fp: Holland Africa's liner Randfontein. Laminated pictorial boards. Fine. 30.2 x 21.6. 0953939103
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$50

40307
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

New York. c.1975. Bonanza Books. Bonanza reprint (f) of the 1963 original. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier & Company flags from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Hard cover, dj (spine sunned). Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 27.4 x 21.2. 051703168X
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$10

40300
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

New York. c.1968. Bonanza Books. 2nd Bonanza reprint (B) of the 1963 original by Superior Publishing Company. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier & Company flags from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Eps: Passenger accommodation plans of S.S. President McKinley. Cloth cover, dj. Stamp of previous owner, o/wise very good. 27.4 x 21.2.
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$10

43009
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

Seattle. 1963. Superior Publishing; 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Half title page: S.S. Rotterdam. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier, & Company flags (in colour) from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Eps: Passenger accommodation plans of S.S. President McKinley. Cloth cover, dj. Traces of foxing on endpapers. Dust jacket has a few small chips and sellotape marks inside dust jacket, o/wise a near fine copy of the 1st edition. 27.4 x 21.2.
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$15

15922
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

New York. c.1975. Bonanza Books. Bonanza reprint (f) of the 1963 original. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier & Company flags from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Hard cover, dj. Very good. 27.4 x 21.2. 051703168X
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$10

45821
NEWELL, Gordon
OCEAN LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

New York. c.1975. Bonanza Books. Bonanza reprint (f) of the 1963 original. 192 PP with b/w illustrations. Title-page: United States & Independence off New York Pier & Company flags from Aberdeen & Commonwealth to Union Steam Ship of N.Z. Hard cover, cloth spine, no dj. Book plate and signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 27.4 x 21.2. 051703168X
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$5

38273
NEWPORT, O. W. & SUSSEX, John
THE POST IN LIVERPOOL

Liverpool. 1988. National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside / Stamp Publicity Board. 1st Ed. (2), 59, (5 advert.) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 26 x 23. 0906367336
Liverpool's maritime Postal History (pages 34 to 49).
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$10

69536
NIPPON YUSEN KAISHA
VOYAGE OF A CENTURY - Photo Collection of NYK Ships

Tokyo. 1985. Nippon Yusen Kaisha. 1st edition, with a message from the President Kimio Miyaoka. 322 PP with 2 maps on double page, 3 graphs, 141 b/w illustrations (1 painting, 1 cutaway and 139 photos) and 200 colour illustrations (4 cutaways, 9 paintings and 187 photos). Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and spine, dj, contained in a slipcase. A fine copy. Scarce. 28.5 x 22.
NYK, pioneer of Japan's Shipping Industry: Established in 1885 through the merger of Yubin Kisen Kaisha and Kyodo Unyu Kaisha. Fleet list 1885 to 1945 and from 1945 to 1985.
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$100

38005
NIXON, Larry
VAGABOND VOYAGING - The Story of Freighter Travel

Boston. 1938. Little, Brown & Co. 1st Ed. XXII, 314 PP, plus 36 pages with 7 drawings and 19 b/w photos. Fp: The Author. Cloth cover, decorated front, title on browned spine which is a little frayed top and borrom (shelf wear). Contents very clean and overall a very good copy.. Scarce. 19.6 x 13.5.
The adventue of tramp travel. Includes a list of freighter trips, routes travelled, fares, etc..
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$35

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

66419
NORDDEUTSCHER LLOYD
NORDDEUTSCHER LLOYD 1857-1957, Geschichte einer Bremischen Reederei

Bremen, Germany. 1957. Von Georg Bessell. 1st Ed. 236 PP with text drawings, 2 colour, and 33 b/w plates. Fp (in colour): Portrait of H.H. Meier. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine. Head of spine rubbed. Occasional foxing. German text. Very good. 24.8 x 17.8.
First hundred years of a German shipping line created in 1857 by H.H. Meier. P.191 to 229: Fleet list of 350 vessels. Company presentation card pasted down on preliminary page, dated 20th February 1957.
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$15

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

68239
O'CALLAGHAN, John
The Saga of The Steam Ship GREAT BRITAIN

London. 1971. Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st Ed. 190 PP, plus 16 pages with 24 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Fine. 22.2 x 14.5. 0246640898
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$30

63327
OFFERPACE
PASSENGER AND CRUISE LINERS 1982

Stanford-le-Hope. 1982. Offerpace Ltd. 1st Ed. 48 PP with tables and 27 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Cruise Ship Orpheus. Pictorial soft cover (Regina Maris). Fine. Small format:15 x 10.5.
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$5

52550
OFFREY, Charles
CHRONIQUE TRANSATLANTIQUE du XXe siècle - Des Hommes et des Navires qui l'ont marquée

Le Touvet, France. 2001. Editions Marcel-Didier Vrac. 1st Ed. 168 PP with b/w and colour, plus 4 large folded plates in colour (cut-a-ways of Paris, Normandie, France & Ile de France). Laminated pictorial boards. French text. Fine. 27.3 x 23. 2910821390
Chronicle of the North Atlantic crossings by French liners.
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$80

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

44388
P & O
ABOUT OURSELVES - P & O Staff Journal

London. 1956/57. P & O S. N. Co. Issue Vol. III, Nos. 16 to 23, March 1956 to December 1957. (2 index), 304 PP with b/w illustrations (cartoons, drawings, plans and photos). Marbled endpapers with tape repairs. Bound copies, cloth cover, gilt title on sunned spine. Note on verso of FFEP and a newspaper clipping pasted down on verso of rear endpaper. Contents near fine. 24.5 x 19.
This is our Company. Ship news. Personal news. Photographic Competition... A mine of information.
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$50

44387
P & O
ABOUT OURSELVES - P & O Staff Journal

London. 1954/55. P & O S. N. Co. Issue Vol. II, Nos. 8 to 15, March 1954 to December 1955. (2 index), 366 PP with b/w illustrations (cartoons, drawings, plans and photos), plus 3 plates (2 photographs on double page and folded plan of Arcadia). Marbled endpapers with tape repairs. Bound copies, cloth cover, gilt title on sunned spine. Contents near fine. 24.5 x 19.
This is our Company. Ship news. Personal news. Photographic Competition... Very informative.
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$50

51702
P & O-ORIENT LINES
POSH - Volume 2, No. 3

San Francisco. 1961. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Fall 1961. Edited by Ernest BEYL and Thomas ERWIN. 17 PP with 22 b/w and 8 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine condition. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No. 3: The Maoris of New Zealand, by Dean Walker. The debut of a great lady Canberra. The Outback, by Helen Ryan.
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$15

51703
P & O-ORIENT LINES
POSH - Volume 2, No. 4 - People of the Pacific

San Francisco. 1961/62. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Winter 1961/62. Edited by Ernest BEYL and Thomas ERWIN. 17 PP with 40 b/w and 3 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine condition. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No. 4: Special issue, People of the Pacific, by Neil Morgan.
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$15

51695
P & O-ORIENT LINES
POSH - Volume 5, Nos. 1, 2 & 3

San Francisco. 1964/1965. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Edited by Ernest BEYL & Thomas ERWIN. 3 issues for a total of 51 pages. No. 1 (Spring 1964): 17 PP with 46 b/w and 11 colour photos, plus a 4 pages the colourful history of the P.& O. with 6 b/w illustrations. No. 2 (Fall 1964): 20 PP with 24 b/w and 7 colour illustrations. Inside back cover: Badges of Rank (in colour). No. 3 (Winter 1964/65): 17 PP with 4 b/w and 5 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine condition. Image shows cover of Vol.5, No.1. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No.1: Special Issue devoted to the ships and services of the P & O-Orient Lines (Over a century of service. Ships sports and games. Dining aboard ship. Leisure hours on the High seas...). No. 2: A day in the life of a tugboat. A Question of Time, by Donald de Carle. The incomparable Red Center of Australia, by Dal Stivens. No. 3: The Red Sea. Ships' Flags, by John Bunker. Jazz S.F., by Ralph J. Gleason.
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$45

51697
P & O-ORIENT LINES
POSH - Volume 6, No. 2

San Francisco. 1965. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Summer 1965. Edited by Ernest BEYL and Thomas ERWIN. 17 PP with 7 b/w and 9 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine condition. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No. 2: The Grandeur of Ajanta, by Prakash C. Jain. The Mystery of the Compass, by Raymond Schuessler.
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$15

51698
P & O-ORIENT LINES
POSH - Volume 7, No. 3

San Francisco. 1966-67. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Winter 1966-67. Edited by Ernest BEYL. 17 PP with 6 b/w and 8 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine condition. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No. 3: The Avery Brundage collection of Asian Art, by René-Yvon Lefebvre d'Argencé. The Bar Pilots, by Edmund Blaire. A walk with Pablo Picasso, by William Fifield.
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$15

51696
P & O-ORIENT LINES
POSH - Volume 8, Nos. 1, 2, 3 & 4

San Francisco. 1967. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Edited by Ernest BEYL & Victoria CUNNINGHAM. 4 issues for a total of 68 pages. No. 1 (Spring 1967): 17 PP with 12 b/w and 6 colour photos. No. 2 (Summer 1967): 17 PP with 13 b/w and 4 colour illustrations. No. 3 (Fall 1967): 17 PP with 10 b/w and 13 colour illustrations. No. 4 (Winter 1967): 17 PP with 4 b/w and 5 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine condition. Image shows cover of Vol.8, No.1. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No.1: Netsuke, sculpture in miniature, by Frank Hiteshew. The American Supermarket, by Fred Lyon. New Zealand: Who Needs Nightclubs?, by Mort Cathro. No. 2: The History of Piracy. El Cordobés, by William Fifield. No. 3: Wonderful Australian Animals Noah forgot, by John Sidney. The Union Jack, by John Bunker. No. 4: Gurning, by Nino lo Bello. Wind, by Don Roessner. Yugoslavia, by Neil Morgan.
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$60

51699
P & O-ORIENT LINES
POSH - Volume 9, No. 1

San Francisco. 1968. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Spring 1968. Edited by Ernest BEYL and Victoria CUNNINGHAM. 17 PP with 4 b/w and 9 colour photos. Inside back cover: Badges of Rank (in colour). Pictorial soft cover. Fine condition. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No.1: Ancestors, climbing the family tree, by Mort Cathro. P&O: A history of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company, 1837-1968. Ballooning over the Alps, by Marc Jasinski.
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$15

51700
P & O-ORIENT LINES
POSH - Volume 9, No. 2

San Francisco. 1968. P & O-Orient Lines, Inc. Summer 1968. Edited by Ernest BEYL and Victoria CUNNINGHAM. 17 PP with 3 b/w and 7 colour photos. Inside back cover: Famous ships of the P & 0: Arcadia. Pictorial (accommodation plans of the Arcadia) soft cover. Fine condition. 28 x 21.7.
POSH: Port side Out Starboard side Home. No.2: A conversation with Marcel Marceau, By William Fifield. Acapulco. 'Boardship drinking. Great hotels, by Melvin M. Belli.
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$15

19086
P AND O
THE P. AND O. POCKET BOOK (Fourth Issue)

London. 1926. Adam & Charles Black. 4th issue. XXXI, 375 PP with 1 map and 2 figures, plus 36 pages with 40 maps (one folded with a small crease) and plans in colour, 16 colour plates (2 by Spurling), 4 colour plates with flags (16 House Flags and Funnels, 15 British and colonial Flags, 18 Merchant vessels Flags, and 29 Flags and pennants). Blue cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Small inscription on inside front cover and short verse opposite half-title page. Small neat drawing of a revolver on inside back cover. Light offsetting of endpapers and minimal foxing. A near fine copy. Scarce. 16.7 x 11.
History of P. & O. and of British India with description of countries & ports of call of both these companies.
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$60

68121
PADFIELD, Peter
BENEATH THE HOUSE FLAG OF THE P&O

London. 1981. Hutchinson. 1st Ed. 148 PP with 4 line drawings, plus 16 pages with 32 b/w photos. Title page: House flag of P&O above title. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket is a trifle ruffled. Stamps of "University of Tasmania" / "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers and title page, o/wise contents near fine. 24 x 16. 009145760
Nostalgic evocation of the great days of the Peninsula & Oriental Line: social history, myth & reality of P.O.S.H. (Port Out, Starboard Home).
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$10

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

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

64723
PARKER, Captain Walter H.
LEAVES FROM AN UNWRITTEN LOG-BOOK

London. c. 1931. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1st Ed. XVI, 272 PP, plus 10 b/w plates with 1 caricature, 2 paintings and 10 photos. Errata slip tipped in on "contents" page. Fp: Portrait of the author. Red cloth cover with light wear around edges. Spine lightly sunned. Slight ageing of paper and some light foxing. Discreet stamp on top outside page edges and a faint signature on inside front cover, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. 24.2 x 16.5.
Captain Parker (in 1931), was Captain of the R.M.S. Olympic.
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$120

31562
PATERSON, L. J.
TWELVE HUNDRED MILES FOR THIRTY SHILLINGS

Edinburgh. 1988. Mainstream Publishing. 1st Ed. 127 PP with 91 b/w illust. (house flags, menu, posters... and photos). Hard cover, dj. Fine. 28 x 20.3. 1851581979
Photographic record of/on the Clyde Shipping Company.
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$30

63137
PATTON, Brian
SCOTTISH COASTAL STEAMERS 1918-1975

Wadenhoe, UK. 1996. Silver Link Publishing. 1st Ed., in the Maritime Heritage series. 128 PP with b/w illustrations (ephemera, maps, posters, photos). Fp: "Map" of West coast of Scotland. Title page: poster with Duchess of Argyll. Pictorial soft cover. Previous owner's name on half-title page, o/wise fine. 27.5 x 21.3. 1857940563
The Lines that linked the Lochs.
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$15

15949
PAYNE, Stephen M.
GRANDE DAME, Holland America Line and the S.S. ROTTERDAM

London. 1990. Rina. 1st Ed. 132 PP with b/w & colour photos & 12 plans & diagrams. FEP: "Rotterdam" steaming out of New York. REP: SS Rotterdam. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.5 x 20.8. 0903055120
The building, technical features, passenger accommodation of the SS Rotterdam. The transition by Holland America Line from Atlantic ferry to cruise ship operators.
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$20

70758
PEARL, Cyril
THE DUNERA SCANDAL - Deported by Mistake

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

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

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

71144
PEISLEY, Tony (editor)
ORIANA - From Dream to Reality

London. 1995. The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. 2nd edition. Foreword by Lord Sterling of Plaistow. 168 PP with b/w and colour illust. (drawings, plans, photos...). Half title page: House flags of P&O Cruises Ltd. Fp: Stern of the Oriana. Illustrated endpapers. Cloth cover, title on front cover and spine, dj. Contained in an illustrated slipcase. Fine. 29.5 x 25.7. 0951432818
Built at Papenburg, by the German shipyard Meyer Werft, and launched 30th July 1994. The Ballad of Oriana by Michael Hanson. P&O at one with the sea by Garry Pownall. Cruising, a celebration by Tony Peisley.
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$40

35972
PHILLIPS-BIRT, Douglas
WHEN LUXURY WENT TO SEA

Newton Abbot. 1971. David & Charles. 1st Ed. 96 PP with numerous b/w illust. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Discreet stamp of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 18.5. 071535339X
The transition from luxury to comfort with the arrival of the cruising liner replacing the passenger ship.
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$20

31751
PLOWDEN, David
FAREWELL TO STEAM

Brattleboro, Vermont, USA. 1966. The Stephen Greene Press. 1st Ed. VI, 154 PP with 156 b/w photos (41 of locomotives, 115 of steamers & ferries). Title spread: Steamboat Richelieu, and steam locomotive Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Railroad's No. 220. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Top corner lightly bumped, o/wise near fine. 28.3 x 22.
A thrilling and intimate portrait of rail-and water-borne transportation in the last minutes of the steam era.
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$15

69956
PLOWMAN, Peter
ACROSS THE PACIFIC: LINERS FROM AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND TO NORTH AMERICA

Sydney. 2010. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 272 PP with around 200 b/w illustrations (line drawings, plans, maps, photos) and 32 colour illustrations. Title page: Line drawing of "Mariposa". Frontispiece: Aorangi. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note to previous owner signed by the author on half title page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058967
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$70

51841
PLOWMAN, Peter
AUSTRALIAN CRUISE SHIPS

Sydney. 2007. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 112 colour illustrations (1 painting, 111 photos). Title page: Saga Rose and Arcadia. Verso of title page: Sapphire Princess. Pictorial soft cover. Errata slip loosely inserted. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058509
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$15

69952
PLOWMAN, Peter
AUSTRALIAN MIGRANT SHIPS 1946 - 1977

Sydney. 2006. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 102 b/w and 43 colour photos. Title page: "Johan van Oldenbarnevelt" in Sydney on 16 December 1956. Pictorial soft covers. Dedicatory note to previous owner signed by the author on title page. Fine. 29 x 21. 1877058408
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$50

68350
PLOWMAN, Peter
AUSTRALIAN MIGRANT SHIPS 1946 - 1977

Sydney. 2006. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 102 b/w and 43 colour photos. Title page: "Johan van Oldenbarnevelt" in Sydney on 16 December 1956. Pictorial soft covers a little sunned around edges, o/wise fine. 29 x 21. 1877058408
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$25

69957
PLOWMAN, Peter
COAST TO COAST: THE GREAT AUSTRALIAN COASTAL LINERS

Sydney. 2007. Rosenberg. 1st Ed. 196 PP with colour and 154/w illustrations (menus, programs, paintings, plans & photos). Fp: Advertisements for travel by Adelaide Steamship Company. Pictorial card cover. Dedicatory note to previous owner signed by the author on title page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058608
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$50

22603
PLOWMAN, Peter
EMIGRANT SHIPS TO LUXURY LINERS - Passenger Ships to Australia & New Zealand, 1945-1990

Sydney. 1992. NSW University Press. 1st Ed. 296 PP with 283 b/w photos, plus 8 pages with 16 colour plates. Fp: "New Australia" at Circular Quay. Half-title page: profile of the "Britanis". Eps: Advertising material / posters on sea travel. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 29.2 x 22. 0868403792
Stories of the Builders & Owners, the Crew & Passengers of these great ships.
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$65

58606
PLOWMAN, Peter
MIGRANT SHIPS TO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND 1900 TO 1939

Sydney & Wellington. 2009. Rosenberg & Transpress NZ. 1st Ed. 192 PP with 161 b/w photos). Title page: "Ceramic". Verso of title page: Princess Pier, Port Melbourne, 1926. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058592
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$50

68755
PLOWMAN, Peter
PASSENGER SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND - Volume I (1876-1912)

Sydney. 1981. Doubleday. 1st Ed. 224 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Eps: Funnels, flags & colours of these passenger ships. Hard cover. Ex-Library copy with No. at lower corner of front board, stamps or markings on endpapers, outside edges and title page. Very good. Oblong: 21.2 x 28. 0868240362
Covers 125 vessels placed in service from 1876 to 1912 by 21 shipping companies from Australia & 4 from New Zealand.
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$10

68756
PLOWMAN, Peter
PASSENGER SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND - Volume I 1876-1912

Greenwich. 1981. Conway Maritime. 1st UK edition. 224 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Eps: Funnels, flags & colours of these passenger ships. Hard cover, dj a little ruffled on back. Stamps of "Univerity of Tasmania"/ "Australian Maritime College" on endpapers, sub-title page and title page. Near fine internally. Oblong: 21.2 x 28. 0851772463
Covers 125 vessels placed in service from 1876 to 1912 by 21 shipping companies from Australia & 4 from New Zealand.
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$20

30446
PLOWMAN, Peter
PASSENGER SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND - Volume I (1876-1912)

Sydney. 1981. Doubleday. 1st Ed. 224 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Eps: Funnels, house flags & hull colours of these passenger ships. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dj a little faded. Near fine. Oblong: 21.2 x 28. 0868240362
Covers 125 vessels placed in service from 1876 to 1912 by 21 shipping companies from Australia & 4 from New Zealand.
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$20

51932
PLOWMAN, Peter
PASSENGER SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND - Volume I (1876-1912)

Sydney. 1981. Doubleday. 1st Ed. 224 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Eps: Funnels, flags & colours of these passenger ships. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dust jacket faded with a closed repaired tear on back, foxing on top edges. Internally fine. Oblong: 21.2 x 28. 0868240362
Covers 125 vessels placed in service from 1876 to 1912 by 21 shipping companies from Australia & 4 from New Zealand.
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$15

69951
PLOWMAN, Peter
WANGANELLA AND THE AUSTRALIAN TRANS-TASMAN LINERS

Sydney. 2009. Rosenberg / Transpress NZ. 1st Ed. 188 PP with 23 colour and over 125 b/w illustrations (menus, programs, paintings, plans & photos). Fp: Advertisements for travel by Huddart Parker Line. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note to previous owner signed by the author on title page. Fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058806
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$50

56028
PLOWMAN, Peter
WANGANELLA AND THE AUSTRALIAN TRANS-TASMAN LINERS

Sydney. 2009. Rosenberg / Transpress NZ. 1st Ed. 188 PP with 23 colour and over 125 b/w illustrations (menus, programs, paintings, plans & photos). Fp: Advertisements for travel by Huddart Parker Line. Pictorial soft cover. Small bump on top corner, o/wise fine. 28.5 x 21. 9781877058806
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$30

69833
PLOWMAN, Piers & CARD, Stephen J.
QUEEN OF BERMUDA and the Furness Bermuda Line

Bermuda. 2002. Bermuda Maritime Museum. 1st edition, with a foreword by Allan Davidson. 288 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (artworks, ephemera, paintings, posters, photos ...), plus a large folded plate with a colour drawing "Queen of Bermuda", by Enrico Repeto. Eps (in colour): painting and cutaway. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Dedicatory note to previous owner on title page, signed by co-author Peter Plowman. Folded plate with a crease, o/wise a fine copy. Scarce. 31 x 23.5. 0921560109
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$85

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

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

64542
P&O
ABOUT OURSELVES - No. 36, Summer 1971

London. 1971. P & O S. N. Co. Issue No. 36, Summer 1971. Staff Journal with 48 PP with drawings and b/w photos, plus 4 pages "Fleet List" as at 15th March 1971 at centrefold . Pictorial soft cover (Native traders alongside "Arcadia" at Funchal.). Near fine. 24 x 18.2.
English silver coins, by Michael Hughes. First ... Down Under (beneath Sydney Harbour Bridge).
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$10

44386
P&O
ABOUT OURSELVES - P & O Staff Journal

London. 1957. P & O S. N. Co. Issue Vol. 3, No. 23, December 1957. Pages 269 to 304 with drawings, cartoons, and b/w photos. Illustrated soft wrappers. Staples removed. Near fine. 24 x 18.2.
This is our Company. Ship news. Personal news. Trooping by C. B. Thompson. Off the beaten track (Port Alma in Qld and Wyndham in W.A.) by Captain J. L. Dunkley.
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$10

32050
P&O
DEAREST MOTHER, Extracts from the Letters of F.R. Kendall

London. 1987. P&O Cruises & GB Publications. 1st Ed. Introduction by Brian MacDonald. 48 PP with b/w illust. Bound copy with pictorial card cover pasted down the front cover. Light foxing, o/wise near fine. 21.4 x 15.4. 0946555060
Commemorative booklet published for the 150th anniversary of the creation of The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Franklin Kendall had 50 years of service with P & O and during that time, he travelled extensively, writing regularly to his mother. This booklet contains extracts from the 78 letters he wrote, each commencing with the words Dearest Mother. They reflect the early days of P. & O.
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$10

15916
POTTER, N. & FROST, J.
QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 - The Authorised Story

London. 1969. Harrap. 1st Ed. 192 PP, plus 16 pages with 1 cut-away, 1 drawing and 26 b/w photos. Fp: QE2 at sea. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 21.5 x 14.6. 245594442
The problems of Cunard: new concepts, financial crises, as well as the building of the Queen Elizabeth 2.
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$15

40101
POTTER, N. & FROST, J.
QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 - The Authorised Story

London. 1969. Harrap. 1st Ed. 192 PP, plus 16 pages with 1 cut-away, 1 drawing and 26 b/w photos. Fp: QE2 at sea. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Faint foxing. Near fine. 21.5 x 14.6. 245594442
The problems of Cunard: new concepts, financial crises, as well as the building of the Queen Elizabeth 2.
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$10

71164
POTTER, Neil & FROST, Jack
THE ELIZABETH

London. 1965. George G. Harrap. 1st Ed. 180 PP, (1 errata slip tipped in on acknowledgments page) with 1 organigram, plus 20 pages with 40 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket rubbed and worn. Insect damage at top margin of 7 first leaves affecting only part of a word. Free fly of front endpaper missing. Name of previous owner on rear endpaper. Faint foxing. A very good reading copy. 21.5 x 14.5.
The world's biggest passenger liner of her time. Launched in 1938, troopship (500,000 miles in WWII), before becoming a luxury liner.
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$10

53698
POWNALL, Garry
AURORA - Dawn of a New Era

London. 2000. P&O Cruises (UK) Limited. 1st Ed. Foreword by Lord Sterling of Plaistow, Chairman, The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. 128 PP with 4 plans in colour, and colour photos by Mike O'Dwyer. Hard cover, title in blind on front cover and spine, dj. Stamp Maiden Season and stamp of the Captain (30 May 2000) on front endpaper. A little light foxing on prelims, o/wise near fine. Large format: 34.7 x 25. 0951432826
A photographic record of this vessel.
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$50

15924
PRIOR, Rupert (editor)
OCEAN LINERS - The Golden Years

London. 1993. Tiger Books. 1st Ed. 144 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Fp: The Arrival (1914), by the English painter C.R.W. Nevinson. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 30.5 x 23. 1855013436
A pictorial anthology recreating the grandeur and luxury of the passenger liners.
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$8

36437
RABSON, Stephen & O'DONOGHUE, Kevin
P&O - A FLEET HISTORY

Kendal, U.K. 1988. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 584 PP with 62 colour photos and 1097 b/w illust. (badge, house flag, plans, paintings, photographs...). Fp: Letters Patent of the P&O Armorial Bearings. Endpapers: Advertising material and Fleet lists. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, gilt crest on front cover, dj. Fine. Scarce. 30.5 x 22. 0905617452
Technical and career details of around 930 craft, from the sailing ships of Willcox & Anderson, and the steamers used on the Peninsular Steam service, to units of the Group Fleet of the late 1980s. 57 of the colour photos on the house flags and funnels.
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$75

69777
RABSON, Stephen & O'DONOGHUE, Kevin
P&O - A FLEET HISTORY

Kendal, U.K. 1988. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 584 PP with 62 colour photos and 1097 b/w illust. (badge, house flag, plans, paintings, photographs...). Fp: Letters Patent of the P&O Armorial Bearings. Endpapers: Advertising material and Fleet lists. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, gilt crest on front cover, dj. Dust jacket with a few small chips (shelf wear). Discreet number on top corner of title-page, o/wise a near fine copy. 30.5 x 22. 0905617452
Technical and career details of around 930 craft, from the sailing ships of Willcox & Anderson, and the steamers used on the Peninsular Steam service, to units of the Group Fleet of the late 1980s. 57 of the colour photos on the house flags and funnels.
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$45

69935
RANSOME-WALLIS, P.
NORTH ATLANTIC PANORAMA 1900-1976

Shepperton, Middlesex. 1977. Ian Allan. 1st edition. 192 PP with bw photos, plus 4 pages with 3 colour illust. Title spread: Queen Elizabeth 2. Half-title page: SS City of Rome of Anchor Line. Hard cover, dj. Occasional foxing on outside edges and on inside of dust jacket. Near fine. 29.8 x 22.2. 0711006261
When passenger liners were providing luxury and safety between the US and Europe.
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$20

36334
RANSOME-WALLIS, P.
NORTH ATLANTIC PANORAMA 1900-1976

Middletown, Connecticut. 1977. Wesleyan University Press. 1st US edition. 192 PP with bw photos, plus 4 pages with 3 colour illust. Title spread: Queen Elizabeth 2. Half-title page: SS City of Rome of Anchor Line. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Renewed endpapers, o/wise very good. 29.8 x 22.2. 0819550167
When passenger liners were providing luxury and safety between the US and Europe.
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$10

63099
RHOTON, Elaine
THE LOGOS STORY

Bromley, Kent. 1988. OM Publishing / Send The Light Books. 1st Ed. 192 PP, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 19.8 x 13. 1850780420
Built 1949 in Denmark as Umanak, plying between Denmark and Greenland. 1970 transformed in a Missionary Ship as Logos. Shipwrecked in Beagle Channel in 1988.
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$5

55362
RHOTON, Elaine
THE LOGOS STORY

Bromley, Kent. 1990. OM Publishing / Send The Light Books. Reprint of the 1988 original. 192 PP, plus 16 pages with 31 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing. Fine. 19.8 x 13. 01850780420
Built 1949 in Denmark as Umanak, plying between Denmark and Greenland. 1970 transformed in a Missionary Ship as Logos. Shipwrecked in Beagle Channel in 1988.
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$5

43134
RINGWALD, Donald C.
HUDSON RIVER DAY LINE - The story of a great American steamboat company

Berkeley, Ca. 1965. Howell-North Books. 1st Ed. X, 228 PP with 7 maps and over 250 b/w photographs. Fp: 3 smoke stacks. Illustrated endpapers. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Fine. 28.8 x 22.2.
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$20

56004
ROBINS, Nick S., & MEEK, Donald E.
THE KINGDOM OF MACBRAYNE: From steamships to car-ferries in the West Highlands and Hebrides

Edinburgh. 2008. Birlinn Limited. New expanded edition of the 2006 original. XII, 291 with 1 map and b/w or colour illustrations. Fp (in colour): the Claymore. Pictorial soft cover. Text in English with some of the text in Scottish / Gaelic. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 22.8. 9781841586014
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$30

38006
ROBINSON, Howard
CARRYING BRITISH MAILS OVERSEAS

London. 1964. George Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. 328 PP with 7 maps, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w illustrations. Fp: The coming of the post to Dover in the 1630s. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Bookplate on front endpaper. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
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$20

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

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

60933
ROYAL MAIL ASSOCIATION
ROYAL MAIL NEWS (The Newsletter of the Royal Mail Association) - Nos. 25 to 29

Chislehurst, Kent. 1996-97. Royal Mail Association. 5 issues. No. 25 June 1996 to No. 29, June 1997. A total of 40 PP with b/w illustrations (8 drawings or profiles of ships, 20 photos of ships). Fine. 29.7 x 21.
No. 25: South to Patagonia, by James Thornhill. The Nelson Line, by Bob Forrester. No. 26: The birth of the Royal Mail Lines, by David Jackson-Smith. No. 27: The last link - Royal Mail House, Southampton, by Rob Wilton. No. 28: Recollections of the Suez Crisis, 1956, by Trevor Milner. The Mails, Passengers and Cargo on the South American Route. No. 29: R.M.S. Alcantara of 1927, by J. H. Isherwood.
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$15

50336
ROYAL NAVY
THE ROYAL NAVY TODAY (in The Illustrated London News)

London. 1971. The Illustrated London News. No. 6869, Volume 258, 27th March 1971. 38 PP. Contains articles between P.17 to 21 with 2 b/w photos, 1 cutaway of HMS Norfolk (at centrefold), and 49 profiles. Pictorial soft cover (Bow of HMS Eastbourne). Very good. Large format: 35.5 x 27.5.
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$15

22730
SANKEY, Raymond
BARROW & MORECAMBE BAY

Carnforth, UK. 1991. Silver Link Publishing. Reprint of the 1986 original, in the Maritime Heritage series. 64 PP with 1 map and 152 bw photos. Title page: The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company's Ben-My-Chree, completed in 1927. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 27.3 x 21. 0947971076
Shipping scenes (merchant ships and navy ships) on the waters of Barrow and Morecamber Bay, Cumbria. Shipbuilding activities: Navy built by Vickers, or Cunard, P & O, and Orient line.
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$15

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

70424
SAUNDERS, Hilary St. George
VALIANT VOYAGING - A Short History of the British India Steam Navigation Company in the Second World War 1939-1945

London. 1948. Faber & Faber. 1st Ed. 216 PP, plus 1 plate in colour on double page, and 7 plates with 13 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): Regimental Badges on the Dunera. FEP: Position of the Fleet at the Outbreak of War. REP: Position of ships lost. Cloth cover. Foxing spots on outside edges. A very good copy. 20.5 x 14.
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$15

64279
SAVILL, David & HAWS, Duncan
MERCHANT FLEETS - 17: THE ABERDEEN AND ABERDEEN & COMMONWEALTH LINES of George Thompson

London. 1989. Duncan Haws. 1st Ed., No. 17 in the Merchant Fleets series. 72 PP with 40 scale drawings. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 23.5 x 15.8. 0946378142
History of the line, and fleet list of the 94 ships owned, 68 of them: sailing ships.
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$20

43968
SCHAAP, Dick & SCHAAP, Dick
A BRIDGE TO THE SEVEN SEAS - Holland America Line Centennial

Amsterdam. 1973. Meijer Pers bv. 1st Ed. 120 PP with b/w & colour illust. (photos, posters, postcards,..). Eps: Dutch & US flags. Hard cover, title in blind on front board and gilt on spine, dj. Near fine. 27 x 26.6.
Pictorial history of a century of ocean travel aboard the ships of the Holland America Line. Migrants from Europe to Ellis Island (N.Y.). Luxury passengers between the two continents.
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$25

62450
SCHIELDROP, Edgar B.
THE HIGH SEAS

London. 1939. Hutchinson & Co. 1st Ed. No. 3 in the Hutchinson's Illustrated Library of Modern Knowledge. Foreword by Sir Archibald Hurd. (2), 211 PP with over 130 b/w illustrations (diagrams, plans, photos). Fp (in colour): S.S. Stratheden at Port Said. Cloth cover, device on front cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed with closed tears, o/wise near fine. 23.7 x 15.5.
Shipbuilding and ship management from earliest times to the present day (1939).
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$30

32979
SCULL, Theodore W.
OCEAN LINER ODYSSEY 1958-1969

London. 1998. Carmania Press. 1st Ed. 88 PP with 1 plan and 130 b/w illust. (ship's memorabilia and photos). Inside front cover: The Flandre, with her great flared bow at Le Havre. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 27.3 x 21.5. 0951865692
Going in style: the French Line's Liberté & Flandre. The other French line: Navigation Mixte and French Line between Marseille and North Africa... Up the British Columbia Coast: Northland Navigation's M/V Northland Prince...
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$30

61528
SEDDON, Sue
TRAVEL

London. 1991. Allan Sutton Publishing & Thomas Cook. 1st Ed. Foreword by John Julius Norwich. 158 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Fp: The Grand Palace, Bangkok. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Note at top corner of front endpaper, o/wise fine. 33.5 x 25. 0862999030
... to celebrate 150 years of Travel.
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$15

32211
SERVER, Lee
THE GOLDEN AGE OF OCEAN LINERS

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

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

62316
THE SHIPBUILDER
THE CUNARD QUADRUPLE-SCREW ATLANTIC LINER "AQUITANIA"

London. 1971. Patrick Stephens. PSL reprint of the 1914 original. No. 3 in the "Ocean Liners of the Past" series. 176 PP with b/w illustrations (plans, sketches & photos), plus 5 folded plans at rear of book. Fp: The Cunard Quadruple-screw Steamship "Aquitania" (Britain's Largest Liner). Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Fine. Scarce. 24.5 x 18.5. 0850590701
Souvenir issue to commemorate the maiden voyage of 1914. An update from this voyage to 1950 (when she was scrapped).
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$60

67616
[SHIPBUILDER]
THE CUNARD WHITE STAR QUADRUPLE-SCREW NORTH ATLANTIC LINER QUEEN MARY, No.6 in the series "Ocean Liners of the Past"

London. 1972. P.S.L. Facsimile reprint of the 1936 original. No. 6 in a series of reprints from "The Shipbuilder & Marine Engine-Builder". Introduction and epilogue by Leslie Reade. (8), 42 adv., (2), 210, 90 adv. PP with 284 b/w illust. (photos & portraits) plus 11 plates (6 folded) & 1 plan of the general arrangement. Fp: "Queen Mary". Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. Large format: 33.5 x 25. 0850591015
Souvenir edition plus epilogue by Leslie Reade updating her career to her arrival at Long Beach, California, in 1967.
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$100

10017
SHIPPING
BRITISH SHIPS - 50 Coloured Illustrations

Sevenoaks, UK. 1972. J. Salmon Ltd. 2nd impression of the 1971 original. A Salmon Colour book. (2), 48 PP with 1 colour photo and 49 colour paintings. Inside front cover: index. Pictorial card cover (front: Queen Mary - back: H.M.S. Ark Royal). Fine. Oblong: 14 x 14.7.
26 Liners, Yacht Britannia, 5 Merchant ships and 18 warships.
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$10

66893
SHIPPING
BRITISH VEHICLE FERRIES

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

62439
SHIPPING
KNOW YOUR SHIPS - Car Ferries and Ocean Liners

London. 1972. OTD / Ocean Travel Development. March 1972 up-dated and extended edition of the 1970 original. 144 PP with 99 b/w photos. Soft cover, spiral bound. Very good. Oblong: 21 x 29.
OTD = the International Trade Association of Passenger Shipping Lines.
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$20

52755
SHIPS
THE WONDER BOOK OF SHIPS

London. c. 1953. Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd. 19th Ed. 256 PP with nearly 300 b/w illustrations (plans, photos, ...), plus 8 colour plates with 9 illustrations of ships, and 3 plates on flags and uniforms. Half-title page: Light ship and pilot ship. Title page: Cunard liner. Fp: The Queen Mary, leaving New York. Eps: cartoons by Maybank. Hard cover, illustrated front cover, cloth spine. Covers rubbed, head of spine damaged on 8cms. Internally sound. A fair copy. 25.2 x 19.5.
Building a big ship, how charts are made, the first steamboats, yachts and yachting, ...
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$5

52549
SICARD, Daniel, ROBICHON, François, OFFREY, Charles, SIRIEX, Françoise
REVUE 303 - S/S NORMANDIE, S/S FRANCE, S/S NORWAY

Nantes. 2000. 303 - Arts Recherches et Créations. 1st Ed. 1st term 2000. 125? (3) PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus 1 folded plate (double length) on France Mania in text and 2 large folded cutaways of Normandie and France at end of book. Hard cover, dj. French text. Fine. 30.5 x 23.
Normandie at Saint Nazaire and Chronology of Normandie by Daniel Sicard. Normandie and Art Deco, by François Robichon. Passengers Ship France and Chronology of France, by Charles Offrey...
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$70

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

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

70358
SIMPSON, Sherry
ALASKA'S OCEAN HIGHWAYS: a Travel Adventure Aboard Northern Ferries

Seattle, WA. 1995. Epicenter Press. 1st Ed. 112 PP with 4 maps in colour, 5 b/w and 90 colour photos by Mark Kelley. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner on endpapers, o/wise fine. Oblong: 22.8 x27.5. 9780945397304
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$25

64790
SMITH, Eugene W.
TRANS-ATLANTIC PASSENGER SHIPS PAST AND PRESENT

Boston. c. 1950. George H. Dean. 3rd printing of the 1947 original. (8), 350 PP with 91 b/w photos (39 on full page). Fp: S.S. America of the U.S. Lines. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Label with previous owner's signature on inside front cover, o/wise a near fine copy in like dust jacket. 17.2 x 11.5.
Chapters include: Short History of the North Atlantic Record Breakers, Trans-Atlantic Passenger Ships Built between 1840 and 1940, Fleet list, ...
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$45

46713
SMITH, M. Ruth
QE2 PASSENGER MEMORIES: AT SEA AND BEYOND

Sydney. 2000. Author. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w illustrations (memorabilias and photos). Inside covers: 7 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author on first page. Fine. 20.9 x 15. 0646397583
Brief history of Cunard Line, then souvenirs of various cruises as a Cunarder, on board Queen Elizabeth 2. Cunard's 150th gala Celebration Anniversary Voyage... British Isles cruise... QE2 World Cruise...
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$35

21121
SNYDER, J. & SHACKLETON, K.
SHIP IN THE WILDERNESS - Voyages of the M/S Lindblad Explorer through the Last Wild Places on Earth

London. 1986. Dent & Sons. 1st Ed. 208 PP with illustrations by Keith Shackleton, and colour photos by Jim Snyder. Title spread: Flukes of a humpback whale sounding. Eps: Rough seas in Drake Passage. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 29 x 21. 0460047191
Voyage through the Arctic, Antarctic, Galapagos, Islands of the South Pacific.
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$40

44599
SOMERS, Alain
SOUTHERN CROSSING - M/V EXPLORER (in Qantas, The Australian Way)

Sydney. 2002. Qantas. Issue for October 2002. Contains article between P. 106 and 111 with 10 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.
Antarctic Adventure: the final frontier in luxury cruising on board the M/V Explorer.
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$10

30765
SPRATT, H. P.
OUTLINE HISTORY OF TRANSATLANTIC STEAM NAVIGATION, As Illustrated by the Collections at the Science Museum

London. 1950. H.M.S.O. 1st Ed. 61 PP, plus 9 b/w plates. Fp: T.S. "Queen Elizabeth" (1938). Soft cover, illustrated front. Light wear to wrappers, ageing of paper, o/wise very good. 24.4 x 15.2.
The Paddle era. Early screw steamers. Modern turbine ships.
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$10

40555
SPROULE, Anna
PORT OUT, STARBOARD HOME - The Rise and Fall of the Ocean Passage

London. 1978. Blandford. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 100 b/w illust. (sketches, line drawings, photos). Eps: Departure of P & O steamer Sumatra from Southampton for India. Hard cover, dj. Back cover and back of dust jacket damaged. Internally very good. 25 x 19. 713785225
An illustrated tribute to the great ships (sail then steam) which carried rich & poor across the oceans, colonial armies to the outposts of empire and troops to the battlefields.
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$10

15917
SPROULE, Anna
PORT OUT, STARBOARD HOME - The Rise and Fall of the Ocean Passage

London. 1978. Blandford. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 100 b/w illustrations (sketches, line drawings, photos). Eps: Departure of P & O steamer Sumatra from Southampton for India. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25 x 19. 0713785225
An illustrated tribute to the great ships (sail then steam) which carried rich & poor across the oceans, colonial armies to the outposts of empire and troops to the battlefields.
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$10

48751
STAFF, Frank
PICTURE POSTCARDS AND TRAVELS. A Collector's Guide

London. 1979. Lutterworth Press. 1st Ed. 96 PP with 290 b/w and colour photos of postcards. Fp (in colour): Greetings from afar (1899). Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 26 x 20.8. 0718824105
Chapter 10: Holidays afloat with 32 postcards (3 b/w and 29 in full colour).
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$20

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

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

70090
STANFORD, Don
ILE DE FRANCE, A Biography

London. 1960. Cassell. 1st Ed. (8), 185, (3) PP with 2 maps on double page The Journeys of the Ile de France: 1940-1942 and 1943-1946, plus 24 pages with 45 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Name of previous owner at top of front endpaper. Foxing throughout (heavy on a few pages). Still a very good copy. Scarce. 22.2 x 14.5.
The 32 years of this luxurious passenger ship, in peace and at war (troop transport). After joining the Free French, voyages from Australia in 1941, 1942 & 1943. Rescue of the 754 passengers of the Andrea Doria.
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$40

70531
STEPHENS, Don, STEPHENSON, Lynda R. & PREDAINA, Nancy
SHIPS OF MERCY: Bringing Hope and Healing to the World's Forgotten Poor

Lindale, Texas. 2012. Mercy Ships. 2nd edition. VIII, 225 PP with b/w illustrations, including 8 pages of plans "Ship Specifications", plus 8 pages with 19 colour photos. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 23 x 15.2. 9780986028434
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$15

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

64833
STORRUSTEN, Erling
HURTIGRUTEN - The World's most beautiful voyage

Bergen, Norway. 2005. Hurtigruten Group. 8th English edition of March 2005. 130 PP with tables, 1 b/w photo and colour illustrations (4 charts, 2 location maps, 12 maps, 12 plans and 85 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Neaer fine. 21 x 14.8. 8299315441
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$15

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

66924
SWANSON, W.E.
MODERN SHIPFITTER'S HANDBOOK

New York. c. 1941. Cornell Maritime Press. Fifth printing of the 2nd edition of 1941 (a revised and enlarged edition of the 1940 original). X, 309 PP with 187 figures (10 of them on 10 additional folded plates), including 40 b/w photos, most of them on the construction of the United States Lines liner S.S. America. Fp: S.S. America: 34,000 ton liner built for United States Lines. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Creases on the cloth part of the covers. Internally fine. Scarce. 18.8 x 12.8.
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$25

31319
TALBOT, Frederick A.
STEAMSHIP CONQUEST OF THE WORLD

Philadelphia. 1912. J.B. Lippincott. 1st Ed., in the Conquest of Science series. XII, 344 PP with 2 maps, plus 96 pages with 145 b/w photos. Fp: Blowing up a derelict. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Small piece torn from top corner of 2 pages, spine sunned. Signature on FFEP. Very good. Scarce. 22.5 x 14.5.
How water transportation has developed: struggle between science and disaster, as well as growth of the big, express liners. Book written a few months after the sinking of the Titanic: lessons and remedies.
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$15

14168
TATE, E. Mowbray
TRANSPACIFIC STEAM: The Story of Steam Navigation from the Pacific Coast of North America to the Far East and the Antipodes, 1867-1941

New York. 1986. Cornwall Books. 1st Ed. 272 PP with b/w illust. Fp: Passenger ship "President Hoover" passing Golden Gate Bridge. Eps: Principal routes of the Pacific Ocean. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket is lightly rubbed, o/wise fine. 28.5 x 22.2. 0845347926
The first comprehensive account of the steamships which crossed the Pacific, from San Diego, Long Beach/Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland & Vancouver.
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$55

36336
TAYLOR, Arthur
GREAT LINERS

Southampton. c. 1980. An Echo Publication. 1st Ed. 104 PP with 103 b/w photos. Title page: Queen Elizabeth 2. Pictorial card cover (lightly rubbed). Very good. Oblong: 20.9 x 19.8.
An illustrated history of one hundred great liners.
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$20

20996
TAYLOR, John W. R.
PASSENGER SHIPS OF THE WORLD - Hippo Books No.18

London. 1963. Longacre Press. 1st Ed. 127 PP with 61 b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing, o/wise very good. Small format. Oblong: 10 x 12.7.
61 ships from the Italian Africa to the British Windsor Castle.
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$10

62419
THELWELL, Commodore Robert G. & JACKSON, Robert
I CAPTAINED THE BIG SHIPS

London. 1961. Arthur Barker Ltd. 1st Ed. 256 PP, plus 8 pages with 10 b/w photos. Fp: Commodore Robert G. Thelwell. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket frayed at top with a few chips, o/wise near fine. 20.2 x 13.8.
Apprenticeship on the "Conway", then to the big ships in the mid-1920's.
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$20

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

48004
THOMSON, W. John
Photographic Album of SOUTH AUSTRALIAN PASSENGER VESSELS

Adelaide. 2003. Author. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 map, 1 plan and 86 b/w photos. Title page: S.S. Herbert (1896-1906). Pictorial soft cover (S.S. Flinders). Fine. Oblong: 21 x 29.5. 0646429221
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$15

20918
THORNTON, E. C. B.
SOUTH COAST PLEASURE STEAMERS

London. 1962. Stephenson. 1st Ed. XII, 180 PP, plus 18 pages with 47 b/w photos. Cloth cover, dj (chipped). Faint foxing, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.5.
History of all England's South Coast pleasure steamers.
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$15

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

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

20965
THORSOE, Soren, SIMONSEN, Peter, KROGH-ANDERSEN, Soren, FREDERICHSEN, Frederik &
DFDS 1866-1991 - Ship Development through 125 years - from Paddle Steamer to Ro/Ro Ship / Skibsudvikling gennem 125 ar fra Hjuldamper til Rulleskib

Copenhagen. 1991. DFDS A/S. 1st Ed. 503 PP with 3 maps, 21 plans, 86 bw illust., and 732 photos of ships (Fleet list). Illustrated endpapers. Laminated decorated boards. Lower corner of front endpaper not properly pasted down (publisher error), o/wise fine. Danish and English text. 30.2 x 21.2. 08798003003
Short Sea shipping line running between Denmark and the United Kingdom and Iceland. As of 1926, routes to Atlantic ports of North and South America.
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$35

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

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

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

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

40535
TUTE, Warren
ATLANTIC CONQUEST - The Ships and the Men of the North Atlantic Passenger Services, 1816-1961

London. 1962. Cassell. 1st Ed. 247 PP, plus 32 pages with b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Neat stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 22 x 14.5.
The battle for international prestige and the commercial rivalry between the packets sailing each side of the Atlantic.
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$10

15918
TUTE, Warren
ATLANTIC CONQUEST, The Ships and the Men of the North Atlantic Passenger Services, 1816-1961

London. 1962. Cassell. 1st Ed. 247 PP, plus 32 pages with 53 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, dj (chipped). Ex library copy with a few library markings. Good reading copy. 21.5 x 14.
The battle for international prestige and the commercial rivalry between the packets sailing each side of the Atlantic.
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$5

62196
UNION STEAMSHIPS
THE EMPIRE'S LARGEST SHIP (in The Maritime Services Board of New South Wales Officer's Journal)

Sydney. 1936. M. S. B. Vol. XII, No. 1, June 1936. Edited by H. L. Gilmour. XVII (advertisements), 39 PP. Contains article pages 3 to 9 with 2 diagrams. Soft cover. Near fine. 18.3 x 12.3
Liner of Union Steam Ships of New Zealand.
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$5

38778
VAN LIMBURG STIRUM, S. J. Craaf
NEERLANDS REEDERIJEN - Een overzicht van de geschiedenis van verschillende lijnbedrijven

Amsterdam. c. 1940's. Stichting De Zee. Reprint of an article published in the magazine De Zee. 78 PP. Soft cover. Label with number on spine. Note and stamp at top of Page 1, o/wise very good. Dutch text. 22.6 x 15.
An overview of the history of various Dutch shipping companies. De Rotterdamsche Lloyd. De Stoomvaart Maatschappij Nederland. De Holland-Amerika Lijn. De Koninklijke Nederlandsche Stoomboot Maatschappij. Koninklijke West-Indische Maildienst. De KoninklijkePaketvaart Maatschappij. De Java-China-Japan Lijn.
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$10

43060
van PAPENDRECHT, A. Hoynck
DE ZEILVLOOT VAN WILLEM RUYS JAN DANIELSZOON EN DE ROTTERDAMSCHE LLOYD

Rotterdam. 1933. Company. 1st Ed. XV, 147 PP with tables & 100 b/w illustrations, plus 11 b/w plates with tables, map, documents, 1 large folding plan of the D.S.M.S. Baloeran, 1 large folded plate with fleet list and 25 ship profiles and 1 folded map of the River Maas. Printed on superior glossy paper. Fp: Portrait of Willem Ruys Jan Danielszoon. Illustrated endpapers. Original sturdy soft cover. Foxing spots on covers and outside edges. Near fine copy of a scarce title. Dutch text. 27.8 x 20.4.
The sailing fleet of Willem Ruys and the fleet of Rotterdam Lloyd.
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$60

65972
VAN RHEENEN, B.
N.V. VEREENIGDE NEDERLANDSCHE SCHEEPVAARTMAATSCHAPPIJ 1920-1970

Haarlem, NL. 1980. Uitgeverij de Boer Maritiem. 1st Ed. Historische Boekhandel ERATO, Monograph No. 1. 64 PP with 76 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Crease on the back cover. Dutch text. Very good. 20.8 x 14.8 9022818403
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$15

67709
VARD, Kenneth
LINERS IN ART

Southampton. 1990. Kingfisher. 1st Ed. 220 PP with 78 colour paintings of great ocean liners of the 20th century. FEP: Empress of Scotland. REP: Carthage. Hard cover, gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dedicatory note on title page dated and signed by the author. Spine of dust jacket lightly sunned and a small repaired closed tear, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. Oblong: 27.5 x 28.5. 0946184658
A collection of beautiful paintings by well-known marine artists depicting passenger liners accompanied by short histories of the vessels and the companies operating them.
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$75

45666
VERNON GIBBS, Cdr. C.R.
THE WESTERN OCEAN PASSENGER LINES AND LINERS 1934-1969

Glasgow. 1970. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 68 b/w photos of liners and 2 b/w plates (house flags and description). Fp: The old rivals: Queen Mary & Normandie. Cloth cover, dj (price-clipped). Top edge of covers with light speckling. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.
Record of passenger liners & shipping lines on the North Atlantic in 1934 after 5 years of the Depression. The number of these ships had greatly diminished, most having been broken up and sold for scrap.
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$15

10034
VERNON GIBBS, Cdr. C.R.
THE WESTERN OCEAN PASSENGER LINES AND LINERS 1934-1969

Glasgow. 1970. Brown, Son & Ferguson. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 36 Pages with 68 photos of liners & 2 Pages on house flags. Fp: The old rivals: Queen Mary & Normandie. Hard cover, no dust jacket. Light foxing around the edges, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.
Record of passenger liners & shipping lines on the North Atlantic in 1934 after 5 years of the Depression. The number of these ships had greatly diminished, most having been broken up and sold for scrap.
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$15

18894
VERNON GIBBS, Commander C. R.
BRITISH PASSENGER LINERS OF THE FIVE OCEANS - A Record of the British Passenger Lines and their Liners from 1838 to the Present Day

London. 1963. Putnam. 1st Ed. 559 PP with 172 b/w illustrations (advertisements and posters, external views if ships, interior and general views). Fp: Bentwick leaving Aden. Blue cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
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$25

34646
VICKERS, Anna
VOYAGE EN AUSTRALIE ET EN NOUVELLE-ZELANDE

Paris. 1883. Librairie Ch. Delagrave. 1st Ed. (4), 462 PP with 52 illustrations (38 on full page), plus 1 large folded map of Australasia in colour. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt decorations and title on front cover and spine, all edges gilt. Top and bottom of spine frayed, top of front hinge weak and worn on 3 cms, long closed tear on folded map, o/wise very good. French text. 27.2 x 17.2.
Voyage on the Orient. Departure from Plymouth on 6th November 1879, call at Saint-Vincent (Cape Verde Islands), Capetown. Arrival Sydney 20 December 1879. Travel to Adelaide on the Assam, to New Zealand on the Wakatipu... Return via San Francisco on the Australia with a departure from Auckland in June 1880. Ferguson 17716a.
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$600

37137
Von HUNDERTMARK, Connie
CRUISE SHIP COOKBOOK

Bethesda, Maryland. 1986. Garlic Press. 1st Ed. 174, (2) PP with 5 head pieces and 16 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Short marginal note on photo of page 132. Very good. 21.4 x 14. 0915765330
Caribbean Cuisine. Mediterranean Cooking. A Taste of Europe. Recipes from around the World. American dishes.
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$5

36082
WALL, Robert
OCEAN LINER - Postcards in Marine Art 1900-1945

Woodbridge, Suffolk. 1998. Antique Collectors' Club. 1st Ed. 159 PP with 200 colour postcards. Fp: T.S.S. Titanic. Title page: vignette with Sirius of the British and American Steam Navigation Co. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 21.5 x 15.2. 1851492755
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$10

19652
WALL, Robert
OCEAN LINERS

London. 1977. New Burlington. 1st Ed. 256 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Fp: A poster of 1929 of the Statendam III. Eps: Lusitania at Liverpool. Hard cover, dj. Happy Birthday notes on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 23. 0906286204
The rise and fall of the ocean liner and its final capitulation to the aeroplane.
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$10

19663
WALL, Robert
OCEAN LINERS

London. 1978. Collins. Reprint of the 1977 original. 256 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Fp: poster of 1929 of the Statendam III. Eps: Lusitania at Liverpool. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise very good. 30 x 23. 0002116103
The rise and fall of the ocean liner and its final capitulation to the aeroplane.
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$10

49568
WALL, Robert
OCEAN LINERS

New York. 1977. Chartwell Books. 1st US edition. 256 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Fp: A poster of 1929 of the Statendam III. Eps: Lusitania at Liverpool. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Hinges split at head and foot of spine. 1 small stain on front edge. Very good internally. 30 x 23. 0890097836
The rise and fall of the ocean liner and its final capitulation to the aeroplane.
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$10

41488
WARD, Captain T. G. S.
THE CALIFORNIA, NEW ZEALAND, AND AUSTRALIAN MAIL LINE OF STEAM PACKETS 1870-1871

Auckland. 2000. The Postal History Society of New Zealand. 1st Ed., P.H.S.N.Z. handbook No. 51. 34, (2 blank) PP with 1 facsimile of sailing notice, 1 map and 8 b/w illustrations (photocopy quality). Soft covers, illustrated front, clear plastic, spiral bound. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 0908588615
Line which operated with Australian steamships between Sydney and San Francisco, via Auckland, Fiji and Honolulu.
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$20

56979
WARREN, Mark D.
THE CUNARD TURBINE-DRIVEN QUADRUPLE-SCREW ATLANTIC LINER "MAURETANIA" constructed by Messrs. Swan, Hunter, and Wigham Richardson, Limited, Wallsend-on-Tyne

Wellingborough. 1987. Patrick Stephens . Facsimile reprint of 1907 volume from the magazine "Engineering" with additional new material selected by Mark D. Warren. XVI, 56 PP, plus 61 b/w plates 6 of them on double page (interiors, deck-plans, general arrangement, etc..). Fp: The "Mauretania" leaving the Tyne. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj (price clipped). Fine. Scarce. Large format: 36 x 27. 0850599148
At the time of her maiden voyage in 1907, the Mauretania was the world's largest liner. This facsimile edition was produced to celebrate the 80th anniversary of her maiden voyage and includes 41 additional photos.
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$100

54547
WARREN, Mark D.
THE QUADRUPLE-SCREW TURBINE-DRIVEN CUNARD LINER AQUITANIA, constructed and engined by Messrs. John Brown and Co., Ltd., Sheffield and Clydebank

Wellingborough. 1988. P.S.L. Facsimile reprint of the 1914 volume of the magazine Engineering with additional new material selected by Mark D. Warren. XV, 84 PP plus 34 b/w plates (many double-page) showing interiors, general arrangement, deck plans, etc... Fp: The Aquitania on the Clyde. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Foxing spots on front endpaper and half title page, o/wise a near fine copy. 36 x 27. 1852600225
One of the most beautiful liners of all time and the last of the great four-funnelled liners on the North Atlantic.
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$100

68729
WARWICK, Ronald W. & FLAYHART III, William H.
QE2

New York & London. 1985. W.W. Norton. 1st Ed. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Eps: 10 QE2 Deck Plans. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with short closed tears. Donation plate to and stamps of the "Devonport Maritime Museum & Historical Society" on endpapers. Internally contents near fine. 26 x 22. 0393018857
Background on Cunard Line, and history of the Queen Elizabeth 2: construction, launching, maiden voyage... refitting after her return from the Falklands conflict.
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$10

46231
WARWICK, Ronald W. & FLAYHART III, William H.
QE2

New York & London. 1985. W.W. Norton. 1st Ed. 176 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Eps: 10 QE2 Deck Plans. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Light shelf wear, dust jacket with a few rubs, o/wise fine. 26 x 22. 0393018857
Background on Cunard Line, and history of the Queen Elizabeth 2: construction, launching, maiden voyage... refitting after her return from the Falklands conflict.
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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

70118
WATERS, Sydney D.
SHAW SAVILL LINE, One Hundred Years of Trading

Wellington. 1961. Whitcombe & Tombs. 1st Ed. 158 PP, plus 16 pages with 30 b/w photos. Eps: World map with Shaw Savill Line routes. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket is chipped on edges (insect damage) with a few small pieces missing at spine and is plastic protected. Faint foxing on outside edges. Contents are near fine. Scarce. 22.5 x 14.5.
One of the great shipping lines, the expanding fortunes of which have been firmly linked with those of New Zealand. From the days of the clipper ship of the Albion Line to the merger with Shaw Savill & Co. Their 20,000 ton Southern Cross was the first round-the-world passenger liner which carried no cargo.
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$25

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

45587
WATSON, Milton H.
FLAGSHIPS OF THE LINE - A Celebration of the World's Three-funnel Liners

Wellingborough. 1988. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 21 head pieces (house-flags) and 180 b/w photos. FEP: Queen Mary departs from New York. REP: Docked in New York in September 1939 were Ile de France, Normandie, Queen Mary, Aquitania and Rex. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 24.5 x 20.8. 0850599318
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$15

22806
WATSON, Milton H.
FLAGSHIPS OF THE LINE - A Celebration of the World's Three-funnel Liners

Wellingborough. 1988. Patrick Stephens. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 21 head pieces (house-flags) and 180 b/w photos. FEP: Queen Mary departs from New York. REP: Docked in New York in September 1939 were Ile de France, Normandie, Queen Mary, Aquitania and Rex. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24.5 x 20.8. 0850599318
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$10

70076
WATSON, Milton H.
US PASSENGER LINERS SINCE 1945

Wellingborough. 1988. Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st Ed. 224 PP with b/w illust. (memorablilia, photos, plans). Title-page: President Cleveland departing from San Francisco. FEP: America. REP: Celebration sailing off to the Caribbean. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 24.2 x 21. 1852609172
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$30

35631
WEBSTER, Jack
FAMOUS SHIPS OF THE CLYDE

Glasgow. 1995. The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Revised and enlarged edition of the 1993 original, with a foreword by Dr John Brown. 84 PP with 5 crests in colour, 73 b/w and 76 colour illust. Title page: Paddle Ship Waverley, built 1946. Pictorial card cover. Brief note at top of title page. Near fine. Oblong: 21 x 29.5. 0952217449
PS Comet. Cutty Sark, Ariel, Taeping... ASS Shenandoah. QSS Lusitania & Aquitania... TSS Empress of Britain and Empress of Japan... HMS Hood & Vanguard...
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$15

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

15974
WHALE, Derek M
THE LINERS OF LIVERPOOL, Part I

Birkenhead. 1986. Countywise Limited. 1st Ed. 114, (1 publications) PP with 84 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Small creases on covers. Faint foxing. Near fine. 21 x 14.8. 09077681113
On the people (passengers and crew) who travelled on these liners.
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$10

37068
WHEELER, Sir Mortimer (editor)
SWANS HELLENIC CRUISES - Handbook for 1971 Cruises

London. August 1970. W. F. & R. K. Swan (Hellenic) Ltd / The Hellenic Travellers Club. 10th Ed. of the 1962 original. 326 PP with 1 page with photos of coins, 4 pages with drawings and 104 maps & plans. FEP: Map of Greece, Turkey and Cyprus. REP: Map of Western Mediterranean and map between Turkey and Egypt. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Near fine. 26 x 20.7.
Notes for the would be traveller: History, Greek deities, Heroes... Greek Architecture, Greek Sculpture... Countries from Algeria, Bulgaria... to Syria, Turkey...
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$15

70665
WILLIAMS, David
LINERS IN BATTLEDRESS - Wartime Camouflage and Colour Schemes for Passenger Ships

London. 1989. Conway. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 17 figures & 265 b/w photos. Fp: Europa wearing the dazzle colouring which had been applied for her participation in Operation Sealion. 12 pages inserted by previous owner with 18 b/w illustrations and a 4 page "The dazzle painting of ships" with 2 figures, by Lieut.-Commander Norman Wilkinson. Hard cover, dj. Faint sellotape marks on endpapers. A near fine copy in like dust jacket. 27.6 x 20.5. 0851775179
History of special markings for liners between the Boer War and the Falklands Campaign.
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$45

40730
WILLIAMS, David & FORTY, Jonathan
OCEAN LINERS

London. 2001. PRC Publishing. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 34 b/w and 123 colour illustrations (engravings, menus,paintings, photos and posters). Fp: Royal Viking Sea docked in Edinburgh, Scotland. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. As new. 31 x 23.7. 1856486079
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$20

62405
WILLIAMS, David L.
CUNARD'S LEGENDARY QUEENS OF THE SEAS

London. 2004. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. 96 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Title page: Queen Mary 2, in Southampton waters, on 26th December 2003. Pictorial laminated boards. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. Oblong: 19.2 x 24.5. 0711029938
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$25

42053
WILLIAMS, David L.
PADDLE STEAMERS

London. 2002. Ian Allan. 1st Ed., in the Glory Days series. 96 PP with 94 b/w and 51colour illustrations. Title page: P/S Princess Elizabeth. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. Oblong: 19.2 x 24.5. 0711027722
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$25

17351
WILSON, E. A.
SOVIET PASSENGER SHIPS 1917-1977

Kendal, UK. 1978. World Ship Society. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 ship profile and 137 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title page, o/wise fine. 21 x 14.8. 0905617045
History and fleet list.
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$10

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

20923
WILSON, R. M.
THE BIG SHIPS

London. 1956. Cassell. 1st Ed. X, 246 PP plus 32 pages with 49 bw photos of passenger ships. Cloth cover, fade spots on spine, dj. Sellotape marks inside dust jacket. Slight foxing mostly on outside edges, o/wise a fine copy. 22.4 x 14.5.
The big passenger and cargo liners developed by British shipping lines from the pre-1914 liners such as Mauretania to the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth.
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$40

45028
WILSON, V. S. Fellowes
THE LARGEST SHIPS OF THE WORLD

London. 1928. Crosby Lockwood and Son. 2nd edition of the 1926 original. XII, 226, (XII advertisements) PP with 117 figures (drawings, plans and b/w photos, plus 1 folded Fathometer chart. Fp (in colour): The Majestic's contact with the outside world. Rebacked copy retaining original cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, b/w photo laid down on front cover. Edges of covers worn. Half title page and frontispiece with repaired tears. Occasional foxing. A good copy of a scarce title. 25.3 x 15.5.
The great liners: design, construction, seagoing properties, equipment, routes...
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$25

20515
WINSER, John de S.
BRITISH CROSS-CHANNEL RAILWAY PASSENGER SHIPS

London. 1994. Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 1 map, 1 silhouette, 3 plans and 126 b/w photos. Title spread: Dieppe Harbour, 15th August 1937. Half title page: the 1445 tons Brittany. FEP: View of St Helier Harbour with Falaise in port. REP: The 1949 Strait of Dover steamer Maid of Orleans. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Fine. 28 x 22. 185260459X
53 ships which joined the railway-owned fleets from 1920 to 1963.
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$15

14776
WINTER, L. B.
NOR THEY UNDERSTAND

Brisbane. 1966. Jacaranda Press. 1st Ed. XV, 179 PP with 6 charts (4 on double page), plus 26 pages with 44 b/w photos. Fp: As we Dream. Name of previous owner on half title page. Hard cover, dj. Short rubbed patch at head of spine of cover and dust jacket . Top corner of front endpaper clipped. Otherwise contents near fine. 22.5 x 14.
Sailing experiences on cargo/passenger ship and his own yacht Brynhildr, brought from Scotland to Sydney on the M/V Cedric, vessel of Shaw Savill Line where he served as doctor.
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$25

34021
WITHEY, Lynne
GRAND TOURS AND COOK'S TOURS - A History of Leisure Travel, 1750 to 1915

London. 1998. Aurum Press. 1st UK edition. XIV, 401 PP with 3 head pieces, plus 16 pages with 36 b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24 x 15.5. 1854105485
Travels initially within Europe then towards exotic shores: Egypt, India, Japan, the Far West... Stories of the entrepreneurs who made these possible: Karl Baedecker, George Pullman, César Ritz, and, above all, Thomas Cook.
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$15

64338
WORKER, Colin F.
THE WORLD'S PASSENGER SHIPS

London. 1967. Ian Allan. 1st Ed. VIII, 304 PP with b/w photos. Fp: Chandris Lines' flagship Australis. Blue hard cover, title on spine. Bookstore stamps on endpapers. Near fine internally. 25 x 18.8.
Over 500 entries of the passenger ships of 750 tons gross tons and over, carrying more than the statutory number of 12 passengers, and registered from Argentina and Australia to the USA, Venezuela and Yugoslavia.
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$20

30031
WRAY, William D.
MITSUBISHI AND THE N.Y.K., 1870-1914 - Business Strategy in the Japanese Shipping Industry

Cambridge, Mass., USA. 1984. Harvard University Press. 1st Ed., in the Sub-series on the History of Japanese Business and Industry - Harvard East Asian Monographs No. 108. XX, (2), 672, (5 cat.) PP with 4 maps, 15 figures (7 b/w photos), and 62 tables. Cloth cover, dj. Short note on front endpaper, o/wise fine. 23.4 x 15.7. 0674576659
The origins and institutional growth prior to WWI: Japan's largest industrial group Mitsubishi, and the world's leading shipping enterprise Nippon Yusen Kaisha.
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$40

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

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