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Bibliography of Captain James Cook

By M. K. Beddie

Sydney: The Library of NSW, 1970. Book. Near Mint. Original Cloth. 2nd Revised Edition. 4to. Listing, systematically and accurately, the great wealth of record, mainly in Australia, relating to Cook, his voyages, and his associates. Covering manuscripts, books, charts, portraits, pictures, medallions, and relics. Provided with a full index. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$46.71

The Romance of King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham

By Malory, Thomas (abridged by Alfred W. Pollard)

Macmillan & Co, 1979. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Facsimile. 509pp. Illust -colourplates, and black and white line drawings, nice copy in a slightly edged d/w. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$22.95

The Emerald Whaler

By William J. Laubenstein

London: Andre Deutsch Limited, 1961. Book. Good. Original Cloth. 1st Edition. 8 Vo. An account of the voyage, of the adventures and the mishaps into which captain Anthony ran, and of the astonishing final success of his mission. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$17.93

The Only Way to Cross

By John Maxtone - Graham

New York: Barnes & Noble, 1972. Book. Very Good. Hardback, Cloth Spine. 1st Edition. Large 8vo. A splendid account of the luxury liners and what it was like in first class luxury, and down to the third class. Maxtone - Graham documents not only the vessels engineering and architectural marvels but also the perilous storms and fogs as well as the lives of the liners' permanent inhabitants. Enriched by 200 archival photographs. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

The Boy's Book of the Navy

By P. K. Kemp

London: Burke, 1953. Book. Good. Original Cloth. 1st Edition. 4to. With 200 photographs, charts and diagrams. A thrilling up - to - the - minute story of the Senior service and the tasks undertaken on board the vessels. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

Captain Bligh and Mr Christian. The Men and the Mutiny.

By Richard Hough

London: Hutchinson, 1972. Book. Very Good. Original Cloth. 1st Edition. Sm 4to. The fullest, most thoroughly researched account of the mutiny to appear in recent years and it makes use of sources which have never before been used by historians. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.96

The Golden Haze. With Captain Cook in the South Pacific

By Roderick Cameron

London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1964. Book. Very Good. Original Cloth. 1st Edition. 8 Vo. Not price clipped: 50/-. A look at all the flora and fauna in the South Pacific, as well as all the other aspects of the islands, using entries from diaries and letters home, during Cook's voyages South. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$17.93

First Lady

By Kat Cottee

Melbourne: Macmillan, 1989. Book. Very Good. Original Cloth. 1st Edition. Large 8vo. A history - Making solo voyage around the world, finishing in 1988. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

Voyage Through the Antarctic

By Richard Adams and Ronald Lockley

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. Book. Illus. by Peter Hirst - Smith. Very Good. Original Cloth. 1st Edition. Sm 4to. A superb book - an account of their extraordinary 2 month long journey through the last great wilderness on earth, the antarctic. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

The Romance of Navigation

By Henry Frith

London: Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd. Book. Fair. Original Cloth. 1st Edition. 8 Vo. Some loose pages, some working loose. A brief record of Maritime Discovery from the earliest times to the 18th Century, with numerous illustrations. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$19.36

Naval Surgeon

By Michael Levien

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1981. Book. Near Mint. Original Binding. 1st Edition. 4to. The voyages of Dr Edward H. Cree, R.N as related in his Private Journals 1837 - 1856. With colour plates, pictures and drawings. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

The Story of the Mary Rose

By Ernle Bradford

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1982. Book. Very Good. Original Binding. 1st Edition. Sm 4to. From the Ships launch, to its prestigious position as Henry VIII's flagship to when she sank off the Coast of the Isle of Wight, the book traces the ships story and the attempts to raise her. With black and white sketches and pictures as well as colour plates. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

Far as a Man May go

By Shirley Maddock and Don Whyte

Auckland: Collins, 1969. Book. Illus. by Don Whyte. Very Good. Original Cloth. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 8 Vo. The comparison as the discoverers saw it and as it is 200 years later is the basis of the book. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

Sailing ships, shipwrecks & crime in the 19th century : a handbook for historians, genealogists, shiplovers and criminologists based on Supreme Court records, Criminal Sessions 1840s-1860s

By Jean Uhl

Victoria: Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies, 1985. Book. Good. Soft Card. 1st Ed.. 4to. Oakleigh, Vic. : Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies, 1985 xii, 58 p. ; 30 cm. A handbook for historians, Genealogists, Shiplovers and Criminologists based on Supreme Court Records and Criminal Sessions 1840s - 1860s. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$14.34

Cook and the Opening of the Pacific.

By James A. Williamson

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1946. Book. Good. Original Cloth. 1st Ed.. 8 Vo. With maps and diagrams. A passage of history in which Cook played the greatest part. The story begins before his time and ends after it. First an outline of the history of the Pacific before Cook, and then a more detailed relation of Cook's achievements. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$17.93

For the Term of His Natural Life

By Marcus Clarke

England: Bowker & Bertram, 1980. Book. Very Good. Original Cloth. 27th Edition. 8 Vo. A tragic, poignant, human story. Written to expose a popular view the terrible results of sending criminals away - out of sight, out of mind. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

English Seamen in the Sixteenth Century

By James Anthony Froude

London: George G. Harrap, 1925. Book. Very Good, Some Foxing. Olive Cloth. Previous Owners Bookplate.. 1st Edition. 8 Vo. A look at the most famous seamen of that time and their adventures and discoveries. Including John Hawkins, Sir Francis Drake, and some of the Armada. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$21.52

Veteran steamers : a story of the preservation of steamships.

By Spies, M.H.

Book. Very Good. Soft cover. M.H. Spies, Humlebaek, Denmark, 1965. Translport. Pictorial pbk, 139 pp, b/w ills, sticky label on tp, small fore edge tear on p 139, dj edgeworn & slightly soiled, cover slightly edgeworn, good copy. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$17.93

Volume 1: A History of Ships and Seafaring.

By Courtlandt Canby

London: The New Illustrated Library of Science and Invention, 1965. Book. Very Good. Original Cloth. 2nd Edition. 4to. Catalogue No: 11019. With a broad sweep of text and exceptionally fine illustrations, it forms the second volume of The Library. A look at the Centuries of trvel and exploration and discoveries by ships. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$18.98

Sailing Home

By David Iggulden

Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1988. Book. Illus. by Malcolm Clarke. Near Mint. Original Cloth. 1st Edition. Sq 8vo. A pictoral record of the First Fleet Re-Enactment Voyage between Australia and Great Britain. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

$27.97

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