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The Collins Story, Armstrong, Waren
1 Armstrong, Waren The Collins Story
Robert Hale 1957 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Very Good Good. Illustrated with 19 black-and-white plates. 
Wrapper (now protected) has edge wear . Previous owner's inscription on endpaper. Very slight foxing in places. 192pp Including Index. Edward Knight Collins I (1802 1878) was an American shipping magnate, and a rival to Cunard for the Atlantic trade. 618009 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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The Wooden Ships and Iron Men of the Cornish China Clay Trade, Bainbridge, George
2 Bainbridge, George The Wooden Ships and Iron Men of the Cornish China Clay Trade
St Austell: Charlestown Estatesd Medium Format Paperback Very Good Illustrated in black-and-white 
Gift inscription on inside of front cover. Light cover wear. (vii), 66pp. The story of the china clay ports and the ships and the men which formed the vital link between the Cornish china clay producers and the potteries in the 18th and 19th centuries. 729162 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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3 Ballard, Robert D The Discovery of the Titanic
Hodder & Stoughton / Mafdison Press 1987 reprint Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine Profusely illustrated in colour throughout 
The compelling first hand account of Dr Ballard's 12 year quest to find the sunken liner 116273 
Price: 3.60 GBP
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Sailing Ships, Brophy, Patrick
4 Brophy, Patrick Sailing Ships
Hamlyn 1974 0600379779 / 9780600379775 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good Very Good (price clipped) With 32 colour and 100 black-and-white illustrations 
Gift inscription on front pastedown 586130 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Nicholl's Seamanship and Nautical Knowledge for Second Mates'. Mates' & Masters' Examinations, Brown, Charles H, and H H.
5 Brown, Charles H, and H H. Nicholl's Seamanship and Nautical Knowledge for Second Mates'. Mates' & Masters' Examinations
Brown, Son and Ferguson 1961 21st edition Hardback without dust wrapper Good Working Copy Illustrated with line drawings, some in colour, cutaways, black-and-white photographs, charts, etc. Fold-out capacity plan of MV Cape Horn at rear (yellowing somewhat) 
Some overall wear. Previous owner's inscription and some old tape marks on endpapers. 708004 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Marine Gyro-Compasses and Automatic Pilots: A Handbook for Merchant Navy Officers.  [TWO VOLUMES], Burger, W, and A G Corbet
6 Burger, W, and A G Corbet Marine Gyro-Compasses and Automatic Pilots: A Handbook for Merchant Navy Officers. [TWO VOLUMES]
Pergamon / Macmillan 1963-4 Medium Format Paperback Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, wiring diagrams, charts, etc., etc. 
Some overall wear. Volume 2 has some staining and discoloration to cover. Volume 1 (Gyro-compasses) 212pp including bibliography and index, Volume 2 (Automatic Pilots) has 217pp including bibliography and index has 708003 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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7 Burton, Anthony The Past Afloat
Andre Deutsch / B B C Publications 1982 0233974334 / 9780233974330 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated with mono photos by Clive Coote throughout text 
An introduction to Britain's seafaring history. 115194 
Price: 4.28 GBP
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Navigation Notes and Examples., Card, Captain S F
8 Card, Captain S F Navigation Notes and Examples.
Edward Arnold / Longmans Green No date given. [1940s] Third Edition. Hardback without dust wrapper. Good reading copy Illustrated with charts. 
Considerable wear to cloth, bumping to corners and edges, front hinge repaired; some (mostly pencil) annotations. 579069 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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Castaway & Wrecked, Cowan, Rex
9 Cowan, Rex Castaway & Wrecked
Duckworth 1978 0715611461 / 9780715611463 Large format paperback UNREAD - slight shelf wear only Illustrated in black-and-white 
The photographs of the Gibson Family of Cornwall and Scilly, with contemporary newspaper accounts of shipwrecks. 564067 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Paddle Steamers, Cox, Bernard
10 Cox, Bernard Paddle Steamers
Blandford Press 1979 0713709243 / 9780713709247 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Very Good. Very Good. Illustrated with 200 black-and-white photographs, facsimile documents, etc. 
Mark on front endpaper where owner name has been tippexed out. Some fading to wrapper. 222pp including bibliography and comprehensive index. HA history of this important part of maritime history in all its aspects. 675003 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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Observers Ships, Dodman, Frank
11 Dodman, Frank Observers Ships
Bloomsbury Books / Penguin 1990 1854710680 / 9781854710680 Hardback with Pictorial cover AS NEW Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, drawings and flags. 
Appears unread. 192pp including index 709086 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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The Observer's Book of Ships, Dodman, Frank E
12 Dodman, Frank E The Observer's Book of Ships
Frederick Warne 1973 0723213170 Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Very Good but price clipped Illustrated with black-and-white photos and drawings by the author 
568144 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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The Observer's Book Of Ships, E.Dodman, Frank
13 E.Dodman, Frank The Observer's Book Of Ships
Frederick Warne and Co Ltd 1973 0723215170 / 9780723215172 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Very Good Very Good. With 8 colour plates and black-and-white illustrations throughout text. 
192 pp. 636014 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Titanic: Destination Disaster The Legends and the Reality, Eaton, John P. and Charles A. Haas
14 Eaton, John P. and Charles A. Haas Titanic: Destination Disaster The Legends and the Reality
Patrick Stephens Limited 1998 1852605340 / 9781852605346 Medium Format Paperback Very Good Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs 
Slight discoloration to top corner of first 30 pages: 184pp including appendices 756026 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Classic Ships: Romance and Reality, Faith, Nicholas
15 Faith, Nicholas Classic Ships: Romance and Reality
Boxtree for Chhannel Four 1995 075221022X / 9780752210223 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine Fine. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout text. 
Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 144pp including index. . 626516 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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Shipwrecks, Farrington, Karen
16 Farrington, Karen Shipwrecks
San Diego: Thunder Bay Press 2000 1571451595 / 9781571451590 Hardback with laminated pictorial cover and matchi Fine Fine Illustrated with period black-and-white photos and artworks throughout text 
The stories of famous shipwrecks, including Titanic, Sultana, Lusitania, Mary Rose, Exxon Valdez, and many, many more, fully illustrated, with a chronological list of wrecks, and dramatic tales of the ships' last moments. 566131 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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The Hulton Getty Picture Collection: Liners - the Golden Age, Fpx, Robert
17 Fpx, Robert The Hulton Getty Picture Collection: Liners - the Golden Age
Konemann 1999 3829028628 / 9783829028622 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine Lavishly illustrated with black-and-white photographs throughout 
Text in English, French and German. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. Landscape folio 351pp including index . Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 741015 
Price: 31.05 GBP
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18 Gardner, A. C. B.A., Mathematical Notes And Examples for Second Mates Part ll, Trigonometry, Mensuration, Graphs
Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd, Nautical Publishers 1956 First Edition Quarter Buckram on card covers Very Good Illustrated with mathematical drawings 
Slight Fraying to spine ends 118419 
Price: 6.08 GBP
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Without Trace: The last voyages of eight ships, Harris, John
19 Harris, John Without Trace: The last voyages of eight ships
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1982 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good plus 
The Last Voyages of Eight Ships, HMS Erebus & Terror (1847) , Marie Celeste (1872) , Maine (1898) , S S Waratah (1909), USS Cyclops,(1918) Joyita(1955) and the Teignmouth Electron (1969) 585251 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Steamboat Register, Hillsdon, Brian  and Brian W Smith (eds) (ed)
20 Hillsdon, Brian and Brian W Smith (eds) (ed) Steamboat Register
The Steam Boat Association of Great Britain 1994 0951315811 / 9780951315811 Sixth Edition Large format paperback AS NEW UNREAD Illustrated with mono photos 
Unpaginated. An illustrated register of surviving steam vessels in the British Isles, plus steamboats owned by SBA members in other countries. 114564 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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