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image of The Commission of H.M.S. (HMS) Royal Arthur Flag Ship Australian Station 1901-1904

The Commission of H.M.S. (HMS) Royal Arthur Flag Ship Australian Station 1901-1904

by H Callow

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Published
1904
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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£87.80

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London: The Westminster Press (Gerrards ltd) , 1904. Very informative book on H M S Royal Arthur,170 pages plus 4 pages of adverts at rear all in clean condition just light browning to extreme edges of pages and smmall foxing spots to endpapers and first page , 18 full page B/w photographs not listed but appear to… Read more
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image of Naval Architecture 1819-1820

Naval Architecture 1819-1820

by Abraham Rees

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Published
1970
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780715350300
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£45.19

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Devon UK: David & Charles, 1970. Very informative book on ship construction, a series of articles taken from a larger work published in 1819. Contains 181pages in overall bright clean condition just a little flight oxing to extreme edges of a few pages. Several b/w illustrations plus 14 fold out plans in centre of book and 7 full page plates… Read more
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image of Spunyarn from the Strands of a Sailor's Life Afloat and Ashore: Forty-seven Years under the Ensigns of Great Britain and Turkey 2 Volumes

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London: Hutchinson and Co, 1924. Very informative book on the life of Sir Henry F Woods, two volumes, 597 pages in total , volume one 301 and volume two 296 in overall bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and the very occasional small foxing spots, not very many at all. Neat owners details on inside front… Read more
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£204.01
image of The Admiralty Hydrographic Service 1795-1919

The Admiralty Hydrographic Service 1795-1919

by Vice-Admiral Sir Archibald Day

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Published
1967
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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£67.14

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London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1967. Very informative book on the Hydrographic service, the people and the work they do, 378 pages in very bright clean condition just some small brown rust marks on the first three pages from the staple on a corrections slip loosely laid in, Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative… Read more
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image of Mercruiser Stern Drive Units and Marine Engines: Service Manual, Vol. 1- C-90-68648

Mercruiser Stern Drive Units and Marine Engines: Service Manual, Vol. 1- C-90-68648

by Mercury Marine

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Published
1973
Condition
Good Plus
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£25.81

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U S A: Mercury Marine, 1973. Very informative sevice manual on these Mercury marine engines, numbered in individual sections giving a few hundred pages in bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated card covers have a few very light marks and a little… Read more
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image of The Wallsend Slipway and Engineering Co Ltd  1871-1929

The Wallsend Slipway and Engineering Co Ltd 1871-1929

by Wallsend Slipway and Engineering Co Ltd

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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£37.43

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Wallsend on Tyne: Wallsend Slipway and Engineering Co Ltd, 1929. Very informative book on The Wallsend Slipway and Engineering Co Ltd, a to celebrate their founding in 1871 and their achievments in ship repairing and manufacture of shipping engines, boilers etc. up to 1929. Contains 48 pages in very bright clean condition just slight rippling to pages, many… Read more
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image of Memorials of the Goodwin Sands and Their Surroundings, Legendary and Historical

Memorials of the Goodwin Sands and Their Surroundings, Legendary and Historical

by G Byng Gattie

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Published
1890
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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£55.51

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London: W H Allen and Co, 1890. Very informative book on the history of the Goodwin Sands off the coast of kent, 297 pages plus two pages of adverts all in overall bright clean condition just very occasional small foxing spots,paper is split at inner hinge of front endpapers but binding is sound. Many B/w illustrations… Read more
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image of Italian Warships of World War I

Italian Warships of World War I

by Fraccaroli, Aldo

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780711001053
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£58.10

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Shepperton, Middx., United Kingdom: Ian Allan, 1970. Excellent book on Italian Warships of World War 1 with 304 pages in bright clean condition, neat small inked name on top margin of contents page. Many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also bright and clean with light fading on spine, not price clipped, a nice copy… Read more
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image of Compagnie De Navigation D'Orbigny 1865-1950

Compagnie De Navigation D'Orbigny 1865-1950

by Compagnie De Navigation D'Orbigny

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£64.43

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France: Société d'Editions Géographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales, 1952. Very informative book on the history of the Orbigny shipping Company, FRENCH TEXT NO English translation. Original thick embossed and decorated card covers have been preserved and the whole book recased in a blue hard cover,this has been done for the Institute of Transport London single stamp on blank page.. 170 … Read more
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The Naval Defence of India

by K B Vaidya

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Published
1949
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£174.31

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Bombay: Thacker and Co Ltd, 1949. Very informative book on the Naval history of India, 248 pages in overall clean condition just some very slight browning to edges of pages and endpapers,some stamps to a few pages and illustrations, stamps are from some Survey company the name on each stamp has been erased, on one page this has caused a… Read more
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image of Sommergibili Italiani Cento Anni Di Vita Tra Storia e Leggenda

Sommergibili Italiani Cento Anni Di Vita Tra Storia e Leggenda

by A Flamigni, A Turrini, T Marcon

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£18.06

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Italy: Rivista Maritima, 1990. Very informative book on Italian submarines, TEXT in ITALIAN NO English translation, 161 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text in ITALIAN, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated card covers are bright and clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE… Read more
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image of 20° Gruppo Navale Operazione Golfo - Edizione Speciale Per Lo Stato Maggiore Della Marina / Special Edition For The General Staff Of The Italien Navy

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Italy: Tormena Editore 1948, 1991. Excellent book on the Italian Navy special edition for the general staff of the Italian navy, 96 pages in very bright clean condition, Many colour photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, in English and Italian. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. A very nice example of this… Read more
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£38.72
image of Boats from Norway Fishing Vessels, Cargo Vessels, Pleasure Boats

Boats from Norway Fishing Vessels, Cargo Vessels, Pleasure Boats

by Edited E D Volckmar

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£49.07

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Norway: Norwegian Boat Export Board Very informative book on all kinds of Norwegian boats, 200 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present plus very informative text giving specifications and details of the vessels. NO dustwrapper, outer boards have some light marks and slight fade to spine, a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED… Read more
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image of From Lake and River to Distant Oceans

From Lake and River to Distant Oceans

by Edited By Algot Mattsson

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£38.74

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Sweden: Brostroms, 1965. Excellent book on the Bostrom group of boat and sip builders. 160 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations,all present, some large fold out illustrations plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is a little rubbed on edges and corners with small tear to fold of wrapper flap at rear1 inch long… Read more
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image of The War at Sea 1939-1945 Volume 3 the Offensive part 1

The War at Sea 1939-1945 Volume 3 the Offensive part 1

by Captain S W Roskill

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Impression
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£64.56

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London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1972. This is volume 3 part 1 of the History of the Second World War The War at Sea series,second impression with ammendments 430 pages in very bright clean condition,HEAVY BOOK 1.3 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper… Read more
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British Shipping and World Competition

by S G Sturmey

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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£58.10

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London: University of London the Athlone Press, 1962. Very informative book on the history of shipping, 436 pages in very bright clean condition, very informative text.Neat previous owners ink stamp on front and rear endpapers. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean with some light wear to top edges where small areas of laminate is lifting not unsightly,… Read more
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image of Cornish Shipwrecks Volume 3 the Isles of Scilly

Cornish Shipwrecks Volume 3 the Isles of Scilly

by Richard Larn

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780715349762
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£25.82

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Newton Abbot: David and Charles, 1971. Very informative book on shipwrecks over the years around the Isles of Scilly 238 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text,.Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean just a couple of very light marks, a very nice example of this book SEE… Read more
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The Green Finch Cruise

by F Claude Kempson

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Published
1909
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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£76.18

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London: Edward Arnold, 1909. Excellent book on the author's sailing experiences with a little embellishment to give the anecdotes some extra humour. 205 pages plus 16 pages of adverts in overall clean condition just some browning to endpapers and light foxing to a few pages, neat former owners names on front endpaperand half title page, Many B/w illustrations by the… Read more
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A Sea Painter's Log

by Robert C Leslie

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Published
1886
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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£77.47

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London: Chapman and Hall Ltd, 1886. Excellent account of the author,s life amongst fishermen with 12 full page illustrations by the author, all present as listed. 265 pages in overall clean condition just some browning to first and last couple of pages and the very occasional light mark, Front endpaper has been removed leaving a strip on one side,… Read more
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Ships of the United States Navy

by Francis E McMurtie

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£25.82

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London: Sampson Low Marston and Co Ltd, 1942. Very informative book on ships of the United States Navy,160 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards very lightly rubbed on edges, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition. Boards.… Read more
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