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Image for Sea Going Qualities of Ships a Seminar Held at the National Physical Laboratory 1961

Sea Going Qualities of Ships a Seminar Held at the National Physical Laboratory 1961

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003124


Report of a seminar held at the National Physical Laboratory on 17th and 18th October 1961. 150 pages with many graphs and maps, an in depth technical report. Book is clean and bright inside, outside a little dusty and slight wear along edges, a tight sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Navy Days at Portsmouth 1969

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Portsmouth UK, Navy Days Secretary: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004170


Programme for this Royal Navy event held on Saturday / Sunday and Monday 30th / 31st August and 1st September1969. Programme has 40 pages with many old photographs and adverts. Bright and clean, nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUST. View more info

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The Cetenary of the Re-Constitution of Lloyd's Register of Shipping October 1934

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Lloyd's Register of Shipping: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by John Burns

Seller ID: 004382


Card cover booklet issued as a report for the Centenary dinner of Lloyds shipping in 1934. Booklet has 48 pages with reports on the dinner, the special meeting of the general Commitee on that day 25th October 1934 and report of the Japan Centenary dinner held at Tokio on 26th October 1934.Signed on inside by JOHN BURNS MP past president of the Board of Trade, also letter from Lloyds to W S Welch referring to an interview with John Burns. Book is lightly browned to edges ... View more info

Image for 20° Gruppo Navale Operazione Golfo - Edizione Speciale Per Lo Stato Maggiore Della Marina / Special Edition For The General Staff Of The Italien Navy

20° Gruppo Navale Operazione Golfo - Edizione Speciale Per Lo Stato Maggiore Della Marina / Special Edition For The General Staff Of The Italien Navy

By: N/A

Price: £39.99

Publisher: Italy, Tormena Editore 1948: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007188


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 book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Admiralty List of Radio Signals Volume 1 1962

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, The Hydrographic Department: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007422


Very informative book on radio signals for shipping with information on, coast radio stations, medical and quarantine services, general regulations etc. 304 pages in bright clean condition, very informative text, fold out map, NO dustwrapper, outer card covers are a little marked and darkened in colour to front and spine. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Voyage of the Dayspring Being the Journal of the Late Sir John Hawley Glover

By: A C G Hastings SIGNED

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 004636


Very informative book from the jounal of Sir John Hawley Glover along with some account of the expedition up the Niger River in 1857. Book is overall bright and clean just light browning to endpapers and light foxing spots to outer edges of pages, 230 pages plus 2 pages of adverts with many old B/w photographs. INSCRIBED BY A C G HASTINGS on front endpaper To Robert Holt with regards and thanks A C G Hastings 10 Sept 1926. on inside rear board there is a small sticker T... View more info

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A Manual of Marine Engineering Comprising the Designing Construction and Working of Marine Machinery

By: A E Seaton

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Griffin and Company: 1888

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007978


Very informative book on marine engineering, seventh edition, 486 pages plus 6 pages of adverts in overall bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and outer edges of pages, previous owners stamp on first couple of pages Stewart Trevithick, couple of pencilled names on first blank page dated 1889. Many B/w illustrations incuding one fold out, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards have light w... View more info

Image for 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

Price: £13.99

Publisher: Italy, Rivista Maritima: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007265


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 ON REQUEST View more info

Image for Pull Together The Memoirs of Admiral Sir Lewis Bayly

Pull Together The Memoirs of Admiral Sir Lewis Bayly

By: Admiral Sir Lewis Bayly

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, George G Harrap and Co Ltd: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008134


Memoirs of Admiral Sir Lewis Bayly, first edition, 300 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to endpapers and first and last couple of pages also outer edges of pages have small foxing spots, bookplate pasted to front endpaper. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards have a few light marks, spine very slightly darkened and small split to top of spine. Though not perfect st... View more info

Image for Puertos y Sistemas Portuarios ( Siglos XVI - XX ). Actas del Coloquio Internacional : El sistema portuario español, Madrid, 19-21 octubre, 1995

Puertos y Sistemas Portuarios ( Siglos XVI - XX ). Actas del Coloquio Internacional : El sistema portuario español, Madrid, 19-21 octubre, 1995

By: Agustin Guimera y Dolores Romero

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Madrid, Artegraf: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007037


Very informative book on ports and trade in history, TEXT in ENGLISH and SPANISH., 459 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated card covers are clean just very slight fade to spine, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Batteries on Ships

By: Bagshaw, Norman E.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Chichester, United Kingdom, Research Studies Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004054


Very technical book on the subject of batteries on ships, general purpose and special purpose including submarine and torpedo propulsion. 203 pages in very bright clean condition with many technical illustrations and graphs, just the lightest of rubbing to top and bottom of spine and corners of outer boards, very light fading to spine. A nice copy SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Ships of North Cornwall

By: Bartlett, John (SIGNED)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Padstow, Cornwall, United Kingdom, Tabb House: 1996

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002201


A very good maritime history of Cornwall, details of the ships and the people invoved with them over the centuries. 260 pages packed with information plus many illustrations, photographs and line drawings. Book and jacket very bright and clean (SEEIMAGE) SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half title page. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Titanic: Psychic Forewarnings of Tragedy

By: Behe, George

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Northamptonshire UK, Patrick Stephens Ltd: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002079


Many people claim to have had psychic warnings of the Titanic tragedy, here the author investigates 135 cases claiming psychic elements, on closer scrutiny he finds some are mere coincidence, some mistakes,some deliberate hoaxes others that do have a possible psychic connection. 176 pp with much information plus 50 photographs many printed here for the first time. Book and wrapper in excellent condition. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Official Handbook and Guide of the Trips Made By the Belle Steamers and Royal Soverign Down the River Thames

By: Belle Steamers Limited

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Belle Steamers Limited:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008135


Very informative Guide of the Trips Made By the Belle Steamers and Royal Soverign Down the River Thames and their ports of call between London bridge Yarmouth, Ramsgate etc. Not dated but 1920s 10th edition, 64 pages in bright clean condition, many B/w photographs, colour illustrations,maps and plans all present as called for plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated paper covers are a little marked cancelled stamp on rear cover . A presentable ex... View more info

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Admiral Byng and the Loss of Minorca

By: Brian Tunstall

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Philip Allan and Co Ltd: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004665


Excellent book on the life of Admiral Byng, 293 pages in overall bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last few pages and occasionaly on some inner pages and outer edges of pages, previous owners details written on inside of front board and pasted in bookplte on front endpaper with neat name. Many B/w illustrations, maps and plans, plus very informative text, no dustwrapper, outer boards are clean, slightly darkened on spine. A nice sound copy SEE... View more info

Rovings Sea Songs and Ballads

By: C Fox Smith

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Elkin Matthews: 1921

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002102


Songs and ballads of the sea, 52 pp with excellent line drawings by Phil W Smith. Paper covered boards a little darkened on edges, endpapers browned, spine a little darkened. Overall a clean good copy. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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

By: Captain S W Roskill

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1972

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 006620


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 is also very bright and clean,not price clipped, now in clear protective non adhesive sleeve, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAI... View more info

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Grimsby : The Greatest Fishing Port in the World

By: Chapman, Peter

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Derby UK, Breedon Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 004397


A detailed look at the history of Grimsby fishing port over the years. 160 pages with many old photographs. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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A Narrative of the Battle of St. Vincent

By: Col. Drinkwater Bethune

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Conway Maritime Press: 1969

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 002499


Facsimile reprint of the second edition of this book as published in 1840. Subtitled with anecdotes of Nelson before and after that battle. 97 pages describing the battle of St. Vincent. Inside states published by W R Blackmore and on dust wrapper Conway maritime Press presumed in conjunction with each other, there is a compliments slip loosly inserted from W R Blackmore Booksellers with lengthy presentation signed Ray B. Book is very bright, clean and tight, wrapper is ... View more info

Image for Compagnie De Navigation D'Orbigny 1865-1950

Compagnie De Navigation D'Orbigny 1865-1950

By: Compagnie De Navigation D'Orbigny

Price: £49.90

Publisher: France, Société d'Editions Géographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007395


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 pages in very bright clean condition just a few pencil marks on last couple of pages, easily erased. Many B/w photographs, facsimile documents and illustrations... View more info