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The Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of HMS Bounty, its causes and consequences, Barrow, Sir John, edited and with an introduction by Captain Stephen W Roskill
1 Barrow, Sir John, edited and with an introduction by Captain Stephen W Roskill The Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of HMS Bounty, its causes and consequences
The Folio Society 1977 Hardcover with slipcase Fine Slipcase very good plus Illustrated in black and white, Map endpapers 
Slipcase shows signs of wear. Top edge tinted: 8vo: 261pp 746021 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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A History of Seafaring based on Underwater Archaeology., Bass, George F (ed)
2 Bass, George F (ed) A History of Seafaring based on Underwater Archaeology.
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1974 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Very Good. Good. Illustrated with over 300 black-and-white and colour photographs, reproduction art works, , plans, drawings and diagrams 
Some overall wear to wrapper. Slight foxing to prelims. 320 pp. including glossary, bibliography and comprehensive index. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 645095 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Quest for Adventure, Bonington, Chris
3 Bonington, Chris Quest for Adventure
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1982 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Very Good Illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs 
548137 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Discovery of North America, Byam, Michele
4 Byam, Michele Discovery of North America
Hamlyn 1970 0600002810 / 9780600002819 Trade Paperback UNREAD - (Light Shelf Wear only). Illustrated with colour line drawings by G J Gallsworthy. 
Light shelf wear only. pp.159. including index. 656095 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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5 Castlereagh, Duncan Readers Digest Discovery and Exploration: The Great Age of Exploration
Readers Digest 1979 Hardback with pictorial cover Very Good Illustrated in colour 
555182 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Captain Cook's Voyages 1768-1778, Cook, Captain James, selected and introduced by Glyndwr Williams
6 Cook, Captain James, selected and introduced by Glyndwr Williams Captain Cook's Voyages 1768-1778
The Folio Society 1997 Hardcover in slipcase AS NEW UNREAD Slipcase Near Fine With eighteen colour plates, numerous black-and-white illustrations in the text, and five maps. Map endpapers. 
An immaculate unread copy. 552pp including bibliography, glossary and an 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. 744045 
Price: 22.05 GBP
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7 Coote, Jack H (ed) Total Loss: a Collection of 40 First-hand Accounts of Yacht Losses at Sea with a Summary of the Lessons to be Learned
Adlard Coles Nautical 1991 0229116841 / 9780229116843 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Near Fine Illustrated with drawings and charts 
Wrapper has slight edge wear. 322pp including index. 675061 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Pirates of the Eastern Seas, Course, Captain A G
8 Course, Captain A G Pirates of the Eastern Seas
Frederick Muller 1966 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good plus Good With 8 black-and-white illustrations. 
The wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has edge wear and a sunned spine.263pp including bibliography and index . 741003 
Price: 11.25 GBP
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The Crossing. Conquering the Atlantic in the World's Toughest Rowing Race., Cracknell, James, and Ben Fogle
9 Cracknell, James, and Ben Fogle The Crossing. Conquering the Atlantic in the World's Toughest Rowing Race.
Atlantic Books 2006 184354511X / 9781843545118 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine Illustrated with colour photographs 
Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 177pp. 711120 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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The Cree Journals,: The voyages of Edward H Cree, Surgeon R N, as related in his private journals 1837-1896, Cree, Edward H, edited and with an introduction by Michael Levein
10 Cree, Edward H, edited and with an introduction by Michael Levein The Cree Journals,: The voyages of Edward H Cree, Surgeon R N, as related in his private journals 1837-1896
Webb & Bower 1981 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine Illustrated in colour throughout text from paintings by Cree, and 11 maps at rear. . Map endpapers. 
Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. Appears unread. 4to: 276pp including a bibliography and two appendices (Details of Cree's ships 1939-1856, and a summary of Cree's naval service 1837 - 1869.) Edward H Cree RN (1814-1901) who sailed the seven seas as a Naval Surgeon for thirty years at the height of British Imperial Power. His diaries and paintings form a unique historical record of British Imperialism; 706029 
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In Search of Columbus [SIGNED COPY], Davies, Hunter
11 Davies, Hunter In Search of Columbus [SIGNED COPY]
Sinclair-Stevenson 1991 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated with colour plates and drawings throughout text 
Signed and inscribed ''To Ivor / Hunter Davies'' on title page. Part history, part travelogue. 546014 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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Columbus For Gold and Glory, Dyson, John
12 Dyson, John Columbus For Gold and Glory
Toronto: Viking / Madison Press 1991 0670837253 / 9780670837250 First Canadian Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Good Illustrated with colour photographs, maps, and reproduction artwork 
In search of the real Christopher Columbus. Wrapper has edge wear and some delamination. Price includes heavy book shipping adjustment. We will not ask for extra shipping. 521110 
Price: 12.15 GBP
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Undreamed Shores: England's wasted Empire in America, Foss, Michael
13 Foss, Michael Undreamed Shores: England's wasted Empire in America
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1974 Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Very Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
In spite of popular belief, and of the efforts of Ralegh, Gilbert, Cabot, Stukely, Grenville and Harriot, Elizabeth the First, at the end of her reign, possessed not one square mile of American land. The author chronicles the first attempts and colonisation, thwarted by devious policy, misplaced idealism, high-flying ambition, greed, and just plain bad luck. 509051 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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The Commanding Sea, Francis, Clare and Warren Tute
14 Francis, Clare and Warren Tute The Commanding Sea
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1981 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs and maps 
Ms Francis, armed with a wealth of personal experience, and aided by Warren Tute, Basil Greenhill, Francis Huxley and other experts, takes six imaginary sea voyages to in order illustrate the romance and productivity of the sea from ancient times through to the present, with all its environmental hazards' Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 602182 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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English Seamen in the Sixteenth Century, Froude, James Anthony
15 Froude, James Anthony English Seamen in the Sixteenth Century
Longmans, Green & Co 1907 Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good 
The 16th Century was a pivotal time in the history of English Seamanship and Exploration. All the familiar faces and events, Drake, Hawkins, the Armada, Cadiz, The Expedition to the West Indies, are here. 535019 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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10,000 Millas Por El Atlantico, Gargallo, Julio
16 Gargallo, Julio 10,000 Millas Por El Atlantico
Madrid: 1981 8430037810 / 9788430037810 First Edition Hardback with pictorial cover. Very Good Illustrated in colour by the Author 
Text in Spanish 546104 
Price: 29.25 GBP
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Close to the Wind, Goss, Pete
17 Goss, Pete Close to the Wind
Headline 1998 074722126X / 9780747221265 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated with colour photographs 
Slight damage to bottom edge of wrapper. Story of a heroic rescue at sea during a round-the-world yacht race, and its aftermath. 564136 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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The Tudor Venturers, Selected from the Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffics and Discoveries of the English Nation, Made By Sea or Over Land, Hakluyt, Richard, edited by John Hampden
18 Hakluyt, Richard, edited by John Hampden The Tudor Venturers, Selected from the Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffics and Discoveries of the English Nation, Made By Sea or Over Land
Folio Society 1970 0850670241 / 9780850670240 First Edition thus Hardback without dust wrapper. In slipcase Near Fine In Very Good slipcase Illustrated with mono plates and maps 
Slipcase shows wear at extremities. Bookplate and owners name on endpaper 110007 
Price: 14.40 GBP
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19 Hale, J R Renaissance Exploration
B B C Publications 1968 0563074388 / 9780563074380 Paperback Very Good or better Illustrated with mono plates 
Owners name on front free endpaper. 104204 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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The Discoverers: An Illustrated History of the seafaring  men who first touched the coasts of Canada, Hannon, Leslie F.
20 Hannon, Leslie F. The Discoverers: An Illustrated History of the seafaring men who first touched the coasts of Canada
Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Limited 1971 0771038674 / 9780771038679 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good Very Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has edge wear. Cabots various, Cartier, Champlain, Cook; Hudson, the very names conjure up vast oceans, uncharted waters and strange lands. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 572396 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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