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The Merchant Navy, Past & Present

By Windjammer

Paperback. Good. Signed. undated. signed by author. 50 pages. minor shelf wear on the plastic covering(red spine). contents are much smart, clean and presentable. good condition.[SK]

$38.00

The Search for Speed  Under Sail 1700 - 1855
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The Search for Speed Under Sail 1700 - 1855

By Chapelle, Howard I

George Allen & Unwin, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. very heavy, extra postage may be required outside South Africa. jacket is chipped, price clipped and creased. internally clean, neat and intact, with all maps and pages. very good copy.[SK]

$8.00

The Line of Battle : The Sailing Warship 1650 - 1840
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The Line of Battle : The Sailing Warship 1650 - 1840

By Gardiner, Robert

Conway, 1992. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Heavy, extra postage may be required outside South Africa. minor shelf wear on both book and jacket. a clean and presentable copy in very good condition.[SK]

$12.00

Warships of the Napoleonic Era
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Warships of the Napoleonic Era

By Gardiner, Robert

Seaforth, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Heavy, extra postage may be required outside South Africa. minor evidence of usage. a clean and presentable copy in fine condition.[SK]

$17.00

Jane's Fighting Ships, 1975-76 : 78th year of issue . the standard reference of the world's navies
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Jane's Fighting Ships, 1975-76 : 78th year of issue . the standard reference of the world's navies

By Moore, John [Editor]

Macdonald & Co, 1975. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. very heavy, extra postage may be required outside South Africa. minor shelf wear . a clean and vibrant copy in very good condition.[SK]

$20.00

My Mystery Ships
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My Mystery Ships

By Campbell, Gordon

Hodder & Stoughton, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Poor. jacket is torn and chipped, now protected in clear plastic covering. edge wear on boards. foxing and marks. ownership inscriptions. binding is intact. fairly good condition.[SK]

$9.00

Sailing Ships of War 1800 - 1860
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Sailing Ships of War 1800 - 1860

By Moore, Alan

Halton & Truscott Smith, 1926. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. limited edition, No. 1069/1500. complete with over 90 plates in color and black & White. heavy, extra postage may be required outside South Africa. edge wear on boards. light foxing. partly loose binding. text and plates remain clean, clear and pleasant. fairly good copy.[SK]

$82.00

Lusitania: The Cunard Turbine-Driven Quadruple-Screw Atlantic Liner: Authentically Reproduced from a Rare 1907 Commemorative Edition of 'Engineering', with Additional New Material Selected by Mark D. Warren
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Lusitania: The Cunard Turbine-Driven Quadruple-Screw Atlantic Liner: Authentically Reproduced from a Rare 1907 Commemorative Edition of 'Engineering', with Additional New Material Selected by Mark D. Warren

By Warren, Mark D

Patrick Stephens, 1986. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. heavy, postal adjustments may be required outside South Africa. jacket is a bit chipped and creased. internally clean. sound binding. very good copy.[SK]

$9.00

Shipwrecks & Salvage in South Africa : 1505 to the Present
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Shipwrecks & Salvage in South Africa : 1505 to the Present

By Turner, Malcolm

Struik, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Heavy , may require extra postage outside South Africa. shelf wear on both book jacket. light marks. sound binding. good copy.[SK]

$22.00

Shipwrecks & Salvage in South Africa 1505 To the Present
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Shipwrecks & Salvage in South Africa 1505 To the Present

By Turner, Malcolm

C. Struik, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Publication of 224 pages. The dust jacket is edge worn, shelf rubbed, scuffed in places. The spine is slightly worn. There is slight foxing around the block of the book. There are slight creases on the dust jacket. Underneath the boards remain in good condition. Still presents handsomely in cellophane. The pages are bright and attractive, and the text remains clear.Due to weight postal adjustments may be required. GK

$28.00

WRECKS around the Cornish Coast
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WRECKS around the Cornish Coast

By Gillis, Richard

Harvey Baton, 1967. Paperback. Good. Signed. Signed by author. Externally the book shows some signs of previous ownership. There is foxing around the block of the book. On the wrap of the book there is shelf rubbing, edges are worn and scuffed in places. Internally the print is clean and bright. GK

$22.00

Die Groot Afrikaanse HELDERBOEK
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Die Groot Afrikaanse HELDERBOEK

By Grobbelaar Pieter W

Human & Rousseau, 1980. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Externally the book shows signs of previous ownership, it is slightly shelf rubbed and edge worn. There is foxing around the block of the book. Internally there are no markings or inscriptions and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. 2nd impression. GK

$20.00

Eastern Traders
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Eastern Traders

By Williamson, Captain A.R.

Jardine Matheson & co, October 1975. Hardcover. Good/Good. Externally the Jacket shows signs of previous ownership, previous ownership inscriptions, there is a minor foxing around the block of the book. Internally there are no markings, the pages are crisp and bright. gk

$25.00

Titanic
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Titanic

By Young, Filson

Grant Richards Ltd, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. This book was published just 37 days after the sinking of the Titanic. The boards are a touch shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remain strong and square, and are covered in a protective layer of plastic. Internally, the first and last few pages are rather tanned, but this does not extend into the body of the book. There is sporadic foxing throughout, although there are no other markings or inscriptions within, and the pages are crisp and complete. Tightly bound and charming. JK

$260.00

Steam and Sail in Britain and North America
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Steam and Sail in Britain and North America

By Brock, P.W.; Greenhill, Basil

David & Charles, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Signed. the book is signed and inscribed by Rear Admiral Brock on the front end page. Brock has signed again on the title page. there are no other inscriptions and the binding is excellent. the jacket is shelf worn. it has a few small edge tears but it still presents very well in cellophane.

$40.00

''The  Navy  Is  Here!'' The  Altmark  Affair
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''The Navy Is Here!'' The Altmark Affair

By Frischauer, Willi & Jackson, Robert

GOLLANCZ, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Jacket is worn and marked.Foxing.Tightly bound.[R.N]

$5.00

South Africa's Navy: The First Fifty Years
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South Africa's Navy: The First Fifty Years

By Goosen, J C

W. J. Flesch & Partners, 1973. Hardcover. Good/Poor. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed, edge worn and torn. It can still look acceptable with cellophane though. The boards are in a good condition, but also edge worn. The pages are somewhat wavy, but internally clean. This tall book is tightly bound and complete with 228 pages. Some age related marks are also visible on the starting and rear pages.Due to weight postal adjustments may be required. [B.K.]

$13.00

Mailships of the Union-Castle Line
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Mailships of the Union-Castle Line

By Harris, C.J.; Ingpen, B.D.; Bilas, Peter [Illustrator]

Fernwood Press (Pty) Ltd ,South Africa, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light shelf and usage wear on both book and jacket. clean. excellent binding. very good copy.Due to weight postal adjustments may be required.[S.K][INF11]

$15.00

A Century of South African Steam Tugs
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A Century of South African Steam Tugs

By Reynolds, David

Downstairs Graphics & Publications, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. The boards are a touch rubbed, faintly foxed and edge worn, but remain strong and whole. The dust jacket has fared less well; it is very rubbed and worn, with multiple chips, tears and creases along the edges, with some long tears running along the edges of the spine and flaps. Despite this, the jacket is for the most part intact and well protected in cellophane. Internally, a previous owner has taped some relevant newspaper clippings on to the back pastedown. A newspaper photograph of one of the boats in the book has also been slipped into the appropriate place in the book. There are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages are clean and whole, and the binding remains tight. JV.K

$110.00

The  Last  Voyage  Of  the  Guardian; Lieutenant  Riou, Commander  1789-1791
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The Last Voyage Of the Guardian; Lieutenant Riou, Commander 1789-1791

By Nash,M D[ed]

Van Riebeeck Society, 1990. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The jacket is slightly shelf rubbed.Tanning.Excellent binding.The full fascinating story of the Guardian's voyage is told in the ship's logs and letters that make up this volume.Second series no.20 only.[R.K]

$10.00

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