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The Pan Am Clipper - The History of Pan American's Flying-Boats 1931 to 1946
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The Pan Am Clipper - The History of Pan American's Flying-Boats 1931 to 1946

By Roy Allen

David & Charles, 2000. The story of one of aviation's most inspiring developments. 112pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and plans to the endpapers. Minor rippling to pages, otherwise near fine unmarked copy. Unclipped dustwrapper has slight edgewear and fingermarking, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.85

The Silent Service - Action Stories of the Anzac Navy
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The Silent Service - Action Stories of the Anzac Navy

By T M Jones and Ion L Idriess

Sydney & London: Angus and Robertson, 1952. Series of stories of naval exploits in the Second World War, taken from personal accounts. 372pp illustrated with black and wbhite drawings and maps to endpapers. Silver drawing of ship to front board and silver lettering to spine. Some bumping to spine and corners, top edges dust marked, spine slanted with small puncture to backstrip, otherwise good. DJ torn and tatty with some loss.. 2nd Edition, Revised & Enlarged. Blue Cloth Boards. Good/Poor. Illus. by Unk White. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.76

Victorian and Edwardian Ships and Harbours from Old Photographs
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Victorian and Edwardian Ships and Harbours from Old Photographs

By Basil Greenhill and Ann Giffard

London: B T Batsford Ltd, 1978. Pictorial survey of British ships and harbours, arranged by geographical area. Unpageinated. Illustrated throughout with 125 historical black and white photographs with informative captions. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight foxing to top edges and former owner's name to front endpaper, otherwise very good copy. DJ is price-clipped with some edgewear, otherwise very good. First Edition. Dark Green Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.12

The Port of Hull
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The Port of Hull

By John Foster Fraser

Leeds & London: Chorley & Pickersgill Ltd (Printed by), 1914. Title to front cover 'The Hull Joint Dock'. Stapled souvenir booklet of the opening of the Hull Joint Dock by King Geoge V and Queen Mary on 26th June 1914. 33pp, illustrated with black and white drawings, 6 colour plates tipped in to brown art paper, and a fold-out plan of the dock to rear. Cover torn and frayed with some loss to spine, cover and endpaper loose, with old sellotape repair and some mustiness to the volume, otherwise internally in very good condition.. Presumed First Edition. Soft Cover. Poor/No Jacket. Illus. by Charles Dixon, Frank H Mason. 8.75" Tall x 11" Wide.

$59.09

The Impossible Voyage
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The Impossible Voyage

By Chay Blyth

London: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 1971. Chay Blyth's account of the first-ever solo non-stop round the world windward voyage, which he made in a 59 ft boat named 'British Steel'. 224pp, illustrated with 11 colour and 26 black and white photographs. Gilt lettering to spine and replica signature to front board, Spine somewhat cocked, edges sunned and inscription to verso of half-title, otherwise very good copy in good unclipped DJ.. First Edition, First Printing. Dark Green Leatherette Boards. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.12

The Colonial Merchantman San Constant 1605
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The Colonial Merchantman San Constant 1605

By Brian Lavery

London: Conway Maritime Press, 1988. Anatomy of the Ship series. A complete anatomy of the ship. 120pp illustrated with accurate and comprehensive plans and perspective views. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight bumpng to spine and corners and light foxing to page edges, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor shelfwear with small nick to top edge, otherwise good.. First Edition. Brown Cloth Boards. Good/Good. 9.75" Tall x 10.1" Wide.

$11.82

The Boats of Men-of-War
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The Boats of Men-of-War

By Commander W E May, Simon Stephens

London: Caxton Editions, 2003. History of the small boats attached to ships, first published in 1974. 128pp with index, illustrated throughout with drawings, diagrams and photographs in black and white. Negligible lean to spine, otherwise near fine copy with no marks or inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor shelfwear and some marking to top edge of rear panel, otherwise very good.. Reissue. Illustrated Boards. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.91

The Falkirk Wheel
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The Falkirk Wheel

By David Hayward

Glasgow: British Waterways Scotland, 2004. Guide to the world's first rotating boatlift, part of the Millennium Link, a canal restoration scheme in Scotland. 33pp, illustrated throughout with colour photographs and diagrams. Minor shelfwear and slight indentation from clip, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions.. Presumed First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8.25" Square.

$4.73

The Trials of the Phideas
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The Trials of the Phideas

By E Laurie Long

London: Ward Lock & Co Ltd, 1944. Novel of adventure and romance on the high seas. 224pp.Black lettering to spine. Slight rubbing to spine and corners, spine slanted, top edges dusty, significant foxing to edges, text unaffected, and former owner's details to front endpaper, otherwise fair reading copy. Unclipped DJ has tears at top and bottom of spine and to corners and slight loss and marking.. First Edition. Green Cloth Boards. Fair/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$4.33

The First Bellerophon
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The First Bellerophon

By C A Pengelly

London: John Baker Publishers Ltd, 1966. Biography of the ship, the Bellerophon. Preface by Prof.Christopher Lloyd. 303pp with index, illustrated with 22 black and white reproductions. Spine somewhat faded and minor foxing to edges, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Blue Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.91

Cornish Shipwrecks - The South Coast
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Cornish Shipwrecks - The South Coast

By Richard Larn and Clive Carter

London: Pan Books Ltd, 1973. David & Charles Series. Record of shipwrecks between Plymouth Sound and Land's End over the past 500 years. 250pp with index, illustrated with 16 pages of photographs and two maps, all in black and white. Some rubbing and creasing to spine and corners, pages sunned and one turned corner, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$4.92

Seafaring Lore and Legend - A Miscellany of Maritime Myth, Superstition, Fable and Fact
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Seafaring Lore and Legend - A Miscellany of Maritime Myth, Superstition, Fable and Fact

By Peter D Jeans

International Marine / McGraw Hill, 2004. Source-book of maritime history, mystery and legend. 370pp with index, illustrated with black and white drawing to chapter heads. Gilt lettering to spine. Minor bumping to spine, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has slight creasing to top edge. otherwise very good.. First Edition. Maroon/Navy Paper Boards. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.79

The Way of a Ship - A Square-Rigger Voyage in the Last Days of Sail
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The Way of a Ship - A Square-Rigger Voyage in the Last Days of Sail

By Derek Lundy

London: Jonathan Cape, 2002. Story of the author's great-great uncle's journey across the Atlantic and round Cape Horn. 447pp. Black and white illustration to endpapers, gilt lettering to spine. Minor lean to spine and light sunning to edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. DJ is price-clipped, with minor shelf-wear, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Black Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$6.70

Coastal Navigation Wrinkles
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Coastal Navigation Wrinkles

By M J Rantzen

Southampton: Adlard Coles Ltd, 1959. Bosun Books Series No. 10. Introductory volume on coastal navigation for small ships. 61pp, illustrated with black and white drawings and diagrams. Some rubbing to spine and corners and slight surface scuffing to cover, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$5.12

Seamanship for Scouts
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Seamanship for Scouts

By Lieut-Com W H Stuart Garnett

Redhill, Surrey: Wells Gardner, Darton & Co Ltd All the information needed to take to the sea safely, revised with a new chapter by Tom Browne. 130pp with index, illustrated with 88 black and white drawings. Green lettering to spine. Edges browned and left hinge slightly open, otherwise good copy. Unclipped DJ somewhat edgeworn, with fraying at top edge and darkened spine, otherwise good.. 3rd Edition, Revised. Blue Cloth Boards. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$3.74

The Book of the Sea
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The Book of the Sea

By Aubrey De Selincourt

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1961. Anthology of writing about the sea and sailing. 375pp with index, illustrated with four colour plates, reproductions to endpapers and line drawings to text. Gilt lettering on red title label to spine. Boards slightly bowed, light foxing to edges and former owner's name to front endpaper, otherwise good copy. DJ is unclipped, with light wear and discolouration to edges, else good.. First Edition. Blue Cloth Boards. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.33

Endeavour - Souvenir Brochure
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Endeavour - Souvenir Brochure

By Antonia Macarthur & John Longley

Hadlow, Kent: Addax Retail Publishing Ltd, 1997. The story of James Cook's ship Endeavour and her 20th century replica. Booklet, 31pp, illustrated throughout with maps, drawings and photographs in colour and black and white. Minimal wear to corners, otherwise near fine copy with no marks or inscriptions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$2.36

Endeavour: Official Souvenir Brochure
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Endeavour: Official Souvenir Brochure

By Antonia Macarthur & John Longley

Tunbridge Wells: Ticktock Entertainment Ltd, 2002. The story of two ships - Captain James Cook's 18th century vessel and her 20th century replica. Booklet, 31pp, illustrated throughout with maps, drawings and photographs in colour and black and white. Negligible shelfwear, otherwise near fine copy.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$2.36

Sailing As Competent Crew
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Sailing As Competent Crew

By Ray Sanderson

London: Adlard Coles Nautical, 1992. Takes the reader through the entire RYA Competent Crew syllabus. 154pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and photographs.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Author. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$2.76

The Lively Lady
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The Lively Lady

By Kenneth Roberts

London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1946. "A Chronicle of Arundel, of Privateering, and of the Circular Prison on Dartmoor". Account of adventures on the high seas, first published in 1935, first reprint "destroyed by enemy action". Illustration of sailing ship to front board. Bumping to spine and corners, slight discolouration to page edges, top edges dusty and former owners' names to ffep, otherwise good copy.. Reprint. Pale Green Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$6.70

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