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By Braithwaite H

1986. 72 pages. b/w illus. col. frontis. Since 1861 story of Burnyeat Whitehaven. The first 100 years was taken from Mariners Market by Holt. 72pages. blue cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Historic White Star Liners

By Rentell P.

1986. 48 Pages. 20 x 20cms. GoodBrief history. Over 30 of Company's ships described, depicted from Official & other Post Cards. 40 col. & 24 b/w illus. Art pp. Card covers..



By Warwick R. & Flayhart W.

1985. 23 x 25cms. V/G in D/W. A full history of the last Trans-atlantic Liner with background of the Cunard Line. End-paper deck plans. 3 appendices. Index. 150 col.& 46 b/w illus. 224 art pages.. 2nd Edition.


Beken Of Cowes: Ocean Liners.

By Fricker P.j.

1992. 33 x 25cms. good in slightly torn and frayed D/W Taken from the renowned Beken photographic collection since 1888. 151 splendid full-page photographic plates, 55 of which are in colour. Opposite each illustration is the history of the ship with details. Treated alphabetically giving a cross-section oftwentieth century passenger ships. Biblio. Index. 320 art pages..


Survey Of Mercantile Houseflags & Funnels

By Loughran J. L.

1979. 133 Pages. 20 x 30cms. Good to V/G in D/W with various cuttings and modern postcards of house flags and funnels. marine flag series. Markings of the world's shipping past and present, from beginnings of mercantile flags among whaling & chartered companies through sail & steam to present day. 15 line drawings. Over 2000 col. illus. Appendix Index..


Aberdeen Steam Navigation Company

By Somner G.

World Ship Society, 2000. 68pages of Company history, fleet lists, b/w and col. illus. paper covers. Pictorial Covers. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.



By Hamburg Amerika Linie

Oblong 10" x 12". spine a little weak, covers worn and faded at edges. leather covering unstuck can see cardboard. 150 plates in rasonably good condition. pictures of the ship and interiors(about 15), remainders of the fjords and places in Norway. b/w full page illus. some staining to fly page. nd about 1910. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Merchant Schooners

By Greenhill B

Percival Marshall, 1951. Survey of history of the small fore and aft rigged merchant sailing ships of England and Wales 1870-1940. 244pages. Historical summary. Building of Schooners. Appendices. Account book of Thetis, Cargo Book of Alford, Notes on vessels which plans appear in book. 85 illus. Good in Dustwrapper Coated with clear plastic. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Flags At Sea

By Wilson T

1986. 108 Illus. 127 Pages. 18 x 23cms. Good. Guide to the flags flown at sea by British & some Foreign ships, from 16th C. to present day. Includes manufacture of sea flags & the intricacies of signalling. Notes from sources, glossary, classified bibliogrpahy. Index. 16 col. plates. Paper covers..


Bristol City Docks - Final Years of Commercial Shipping

By Bristol City Docks

drawings by P. W. Hobday. 41 pages of data and then drawing of the ship. All in b/w. Fleet List. Pictorial Paper Covers. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.


Owen & Watkin Williams Of Cardiff. "the Golden Cross Line"

By World Ship Society. Jenkins D

1991. 38 Illus. 71 Pages. 13 x 20cms. V/GFleet lists. Paper covers..


Gorthon Shipping Companies 1915-85 By K. Axelson & T. Johannesson

By World Ship Society

2 Illus. 64 Pages. 13 x 20cms. V/G Illus. Fleet List. 2 col. illus. Paper covers..


Leif Hoegh The Firm And The Fleet

By World Ship Society

1968. 110 Illus. 64 Pages. 13 x 20cms. Good1928-1968 by M. Crowdy. Paper Covers. 4 line drawings..


Nourse Line

By Perry F.w. & Laxon W.a

1991. 58 Illus. 56 Pages. 14 x 21cms. Colour Pictorial Paper Covers. V/G.Company History. Fleet List with individual ship histories. Ship index..


Illustrert Norsk Skipsliste Del 3

By Krohn Johansen & Co

1989. 432 Pages. 15 x 22cms. Colour Pictorial Paper Covers. V/G. Norwegian & English text. Coastal Fishing vessels. List of owners with their fleets giving tabulated details, including registered numbers. Alphabetical ship list with over 800 individual illustrations..


Macus Samuel

By Henriques R

First Viscount Bearstead and founder of the "Shell" Transport and Trading Company 1853-1927. 31 illus. End Paper maps. Index. Good in slightly torn d/w and some staining to top margin of last 300pages. 676pages. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


British Warships 6th Ed

By Lenton. H

1962. 30 Illus. 64 Pages. 10 x 15cms. Paper Covers. Good. Ian Allan A.B.C. Series.Detailed by class Little grubby, covers little worn.. Covers Little Worn.


History of Merchant Shpping in 4 Volumes

By Lindsay W.S

Sampson Low, 1876. History of Merchant Shipping and Ancient Commerce. Vols. 1 and 2 Blue cloth with decorative motifs and gilt titles. Vol. IV bounbd Red and gilt cloth. with gilt title (rebound in original cloth). Maps, Illus, diags Spine a little weak Vol. 2 . Will sell volumes separately. Heavy item.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


War At Sea

By Harris C. J.

1991. 356 Pages. 20 x 25cms. V/G in D/W South African Maritime operations during WW2. Anecdotal account of the men and women who fought and their social experiences. Over 150 illus, maps, diags. Biblio. Index..


Merchant Ships 1954

By Talbot Booth E.c./ Mills G. A. (editors)

Magazine loose copies. some foxing and marks.Index. Vol. 2 No. 1 to No. 8. with covers. NO. 9 MISSING Vol. 3 May 1949 No. 8. ArticlesChanges of name and ownership. silhouettes. Adverts, illus, House flags funnels (not colour). Index. Will sell separate copies.£2.00 EACH..


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