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1759 The Year Britain Became Master of the World. Frank Mclynn, Pimlico, 2005. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 0712694188. 422 pages, 320g. sof t card covers with slight age toning to top of page block, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Frank McLynn makes the case that 1759 is the most significant year in British history since 1066, as a result of the two great battles that year whereby Britain effectively beat France for global supremacy and founded the first British Empire.
£3.00
£2.95

2500 on the Norwegian Coastal Steamer. Wells-Strand, Troms County's Steamship Company, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 8290103077. 64 pages, 140g. Soft Card Covers a little scratched, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs and coloured drawings.
£3.00
£2.00

abc - Royal Navy . Ransome-Wallis, P., Ian Allan LTD, 1958. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 90g. Stapled soft card covers creased to corners and rubbed to edges, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A survey of the Royal Navy at the time.
£2.50
£2.00

abc British Shipping. W. Paul CLEGG, Ian Allan, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711017875. 128 pages, 175g. Soft card cover FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£3.50
£2.95

ABC Warships of World War 1 No.3 - British and German Destroyers . Fleming H. M. Le., Ian Allan LTD, 1961. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 80 pages, 100g. Stapled soft card covers Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£5.00
£2.00

The American Airmen in Europe (Experiences of War). Roger A. Freeman, Arms and Armour Press, 1991. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853688885. 158 pages, 515g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.50
£2.95

Anatomy of the Titanic. McCluskie, Tom, PRC, 1998. Reprint. ISBN: 1856484823. 160 pages. 1.05Kg. Pictorial laminated boards with shadow of original price on front paste-down, FINE but missing its d/w. Illustrated with 250 b/w photographs, plans and line drawings. A page by page progression through the vessel, with original plans and interiors of the ship illustrated in colour.
£5.00
£3.50

Anti-Submarine Warfare [ Combat Roles 1 ]. Hill, J. R., Ian Allan , 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780711014350. 112 pages. 480g. 8vo. A study of the art and practice of anti-submarine warfare, including the new threat posed by the nuclear submarine. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Black cloth boards. FINE in a Near FINE slightly edge-rubbed d/w.
£4.00
£2.95

The Archaeology Of Canals. Ransom, P J G, World\'s Work Ltd, 1979. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 0437144003. 231 pages. 1.1Kg. Soft card covers slightly creased Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Includes about everything you will want to know about the British Canal system. Profusely illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and route maps.
£10.00
£3.50

Ark Royal - The Admiralty Account of Her Achievement. , HMSO, 1942. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages. 135g. Stapled paper covers a little edge-rubbed. Very Good with staples a little rusted but contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.50
£1.60

The Army's Navy - British Military Vessels and Their History Since Henry VIII. Habesch, David, Chatham Publishing, 2001. First edition. ISBN: 1861761570. 240 pages. 600g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w plates. This book has a unique collection of photographs, many never published before and extensive appendices packed with data on the ships that have served the Army's Navy over the centuries.
£6.00
£2.95

The Atlantic Campaign - The Great Struggle at Sea 1939-1945.. Dan van der Vat, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0340377518. 424 pages, 870g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£3.20

The Atlantic liners 1925-70. Emmons, Frederick, David & Charles Plc, 1972. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715354574. 160 pages, 670g. Black cloth boards a little rubbed, Very good in a Good only price-clipped d/w with repaired tear to rear spine area. Illustrated with line drawings and brief biographies.
£3.00
£2.95

Battle for the Fiords - Nato's Forward Maritime Strategy in Action. Grove, Eric; Thompson, Graham N., Ian Allan LTD, 1991. First edition. ISBN: 0711019223. 128 pages. 520g. Black cloth boards, FINE in a Very Good edge worn d/w. Illustrated with black and white photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Battleship Cruiser Destroyer. Haines. Gregory & Coward B. R., Promotional Reprint Company, 1994. . ISBN: 1856481743. 368 pages. 1.7Kg. 4to. This is a one-volume edition of three volumes` Battleship at War', `Cruiser at War ' and `Destroyer at War' first published by Ian Allan in 1982. Evokes the atmosphere of life on board for captain and crew on operational patrols and in action, including eyewitness accounts. Illustrated with b/w photographs . Pictorial laminated boards. FINE in a near FINE slightly edge-rubbed d/w.
£10.00
£3.50

Battleships and Carriers. Crowford. Steve., Dempsey-Parr , 1999. First edition. ISBN: 1840843276. 320 pages. 600g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE, no d/w. Over 300 battleships and aircraft carriers featured, each one illustrated with in full colour.
£3.00
£2.95

Battleships of World War Two : An International Encyclopedia. Whitley, M. J., Arms and Armour Press, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 185409386X. 320 pages. 1.3Kg. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with over 250 photographs and detailed line drawings, with full technical data for each ship including coverage of design, modifications and service history.
£22.00
£3.50

Bradshaw's Canals and Navigable Rivers of England and Wales (1904) - A Reprint of 'A Handbook of Inland Navigation for Manufacturers, Merchants, Traders and Others. Henry Rodolph De Salis, David & Charles, 1969. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071534689x. 480 pages plus 8 pages of original adverts. 1.07Kg. Green cloth boards Very Good but missing its dust wrapper, hence reduced price. A facsimile of the original 1904 edition with a new introduction by Charles Hadfield. Owing to the weight, extra shipping will be required.
£5.00
£3.20

Bristol Channel Pleasure Steamers. Robert Wall, David & Charles, 1973. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715360698. 112 pages, 495g. Blue cloth boards with faint foxing to prelims, Very Goos in a Very Good edge-rubbed d/w with repaired tear to rear top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.50
£2.95

Britain's Sea War: A Diary of Ship Losses, 1939-45. John M Young, Patrick Stephens Ltd, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 185260042X. 288 pages, 760g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs in the text.
£4.00
£3.20

British battleships, 1892-1957: The great days of the fleets. Randolph Pears, Godfrey Cave Associates, 1979. Facsimile Edition. ISBN: 0906223148. 201 pages, 860g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with scar and repaired tear to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£5.00
£3.20

THE BRITISH DESTROYER. T D MANNING, Godfrey Cave Associates, 1979. Facsimile edition. ISBN: 090622313X. 148 pages. 710g. Blue cloth boards with previous owners name under front d/w flap, FINE in a Near FINE price-clipped d/w. A facsimile edition of the book first published in 1961 which provides a complete record of every class of destroyer which served in the British fleet from 1893. Illustrated with 120 b/w photographs.
£8.00
£2.95

British Paddle Steamers. Geoffrey Body, David & Charles, 1971. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 0715365967. 230 pages, 445g. Soft card covers with creasing to sunned spine, Very Good, Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.50
£2.95

Brown's pocket-book for yachtsmen 1930. . Geoffrey Prout , Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd, 1930. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 192 pages, 345g. Blue cloth boards with sun darkened and rubbed spine, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w drawings. A book set out in ready-reference manner, with many informative illustrations and a handy glossary of sea terms
£8.00
£2.95

The Buff Funnel Book A Fully Illustrated Guide to the Steamers, their routes and services. Cox. Bernard F., Bourne Advertising., . . ISBN: . 50 pages, 60g. Not dated c.1960's? Pictorial stapled soft card covers. Very Good. A guide, fully illustrated with b/w photographs to the steamers, their routes and services, with a route map to centre pages. Now quite a hard to find publication about this steamer service that used to operate from Bournemouth Pier.
£16.00
£2.95

Canadian Pacific - The Story of the Famous Shipping Line. Musk, George, David & Charles, 1989. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 0715392794. 304 pages. 1.18Kg. Red cloth boards, Near MINT in a FINE d/w with slight sun darkening to spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and with map to end papers. Over 100 years of shipping services recorded with over 300 ships of the fleet described.
£20.00
£3.50

The Canal Age. Charles Hadfield, David & Charles, 1968. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780715342886. 236 pages, 595g. Green cloth boards FINE in a Near Very Good rubbed d/w with sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£5.00
£2.95

Canal architecture in Britain - An introduction to the fascinating building and structures of our waterways. Great Britain., British Waterways Board, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0903218135. 40 pages, 220g. Staples soft card covers faded to spine area, Very Good with the contents and staples tight and clean. Illustrated with colour photographs and b/w line drawings.
£5.00
£2.95

The Canal Builders. Anthony Burton, Methuen Publishing Ltd, 1972. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0413284107. 230 pages, 460g. Green cloth boards with very slight bump to top corners, Near FINE in a Very Good d/w with light edge wear and slightly sunned spine. Illustraetd with b/w photographs, maps and drawings.
£5.00
£2.95

Carrier Combat. Wragg, David W., Budding Books, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1840151137. 291 pages. 1.05Kg. 4to. Pictorial laminated boards, FINE in a Very Good slightly edge-worn d/w. Illustrated with colour & b/w photographs and maps. Combining the authors own narrative with vivid firsthand accounts by those who served on these ships.
£4.00
£3.50

The Cinque Ports and Romney Marsh. Margaret Brentnall, Gifford, 1972. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0707102235. 266 pages, 645g. Brown cloth boards with faint age toning to page edges, Very good in a Very good d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and large fold-out map to rear.
£5.00
£2.95

Classic Boats of the West Country - Drawing on our Maritime Tradition. Heard. Ian, Bossiney Books., 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899383530. 48 pages, 350g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT. A collection of paintings by the author, of some of the old sailing boats of the west country together with descriptive notes.and reproduced in colour.
£5.00
£2.95

The Clipper Ship. Knight. Frank., Collins, 1973. First edition. ISBN: 001921479. 95 pages. 450g. 8vo. The story of the ships and men who sailed them and their part in the China tea-trade and the discovery of gold in California and Australia. Fully illustrated in colour and b/w. Blue cloth boards. Near FINE with contents tight and clean, in a V.G. slightly darkened d/w.
£4.00
£2.95

The Clyde Passenger Steamers. Kenneth Davies, Kyle, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 090695505X. 280 pages. 530g. Red cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE lightly edge rubbed price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with 64 b/w photographs and drawings showing funnel colours and flags, The book claims to be the most comprehensive book ever published on this subject, with 400 entries
£5.00
£2.95

Clyde Steamers of Yesteryear. MacArthur, McCrorie and MacHaffie, Published by the authors, 1965. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 24 pages, 50g. Stapled soft card covers Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.00

Cochrane: Britannia's Sea Wolf. Donald Thomas, Cassell and Company , 2001. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: . 383 pages, 315g. Soft card covers Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The story of a real-life hero of the Navy, Thomas, Lord Cochrane, later Tenth Earl of Dundonald. Born the son of an eccentric and indigent Scottish peer, he entered the Royal Navy in 1793. In a series of outstanding and heroic actions, often against seemingly overwhelming odds, he made his name fighting Napoleon's navy as one of the most dashing and daring frigate captains of the day.
£3.00
£2.95

Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships, 1922 - 1946. Roger Chesneau, Conway Maritime Press, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851771467. 456 pages, 2.17kg. Red cloth boards with a "..slightly damaged in transit..." sticker to front board and wrapper flap o/w contents tight and clean, no damage noted, FINE in a Near FINErn d/w with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with over 1,000 b/w photographs and drawings, listing all signifcant Warships built between the Washington Treaty, and the end of the War Time construction programs. This is the second volume in the series.
£35.00
£6.60

Cornish Shipwrecks Illustrated. Noall, Cyril; Farr, Grahame , Tor Mark Press, 1969. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 60g, Stapled soft card covers a little edge-rubbed, Very Good. Illustrated with over 40 photographs of shipwrecks from 1882 to 1935, along with brief descriptions.
£3.00
£1.60

Cruise Ships. Williams, David L., Ian Allan LTD, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071102801X. 96 pages. 500g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT. Fully illustrated with colour photographs throughout. The author is a noted marine writer, and here he records the most impressive of present day cruise liners.
£10.00
£2.95

Cruisers of World War Two : An International Encyclopedia. Whitley, M. J., Arms and Armour Press, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854092251. 288 pages. 1.25Kg. Blue cloth boards which have a dent top top centre of front and rear boards, internally there is some browning to page edges and a "Damaged Copy" stamp to Title page, o/w a clean and tight copy Very Good in a Very Good d/w. Each class of Cruiser is featured with full coverage of design, construction & subsequent modifications, together with builders, dates and specifications of each ship. An invaluable reference work.
£15.00
£3.50

A Cruising Companion, Ships and the Sea . Talbot-Booth, E. C., Sampson Low, . 1st Edition. ISBN: . 752 pages, 525g. Black cloth boards a little rubbed to edges, Very Good with the contents clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w drawings and many fold-out flag diagrams in colour.
£5.00
£2.95

Cunard's Legendary Queens of the Sea. Williams, David. L., Ian Allan Publishing, 2004. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711029938. 96 pages. 500g. Oblong format pictorial laminated boards MINT. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. A history of 70 years of the Cunard liners from the Queen Mary to the QM2.
£12.00
£2.95

Day Skipper - Including pilotage and navigation. Langley-Price, Pat & Philip Ouvry, Adlard Coles Nautical, 1998. 2nd Edition Revised Reprint. ISBN: 0713645520. 197 pages. 720g. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT. An introduction to pilotage, navigation and general boatwork for anyone intending to make coastal passages in a small boat. Fully illustrated in b/w with charts to endpapers and with folded practice chart of Poole Harbour and approaches,which comes with the book, loosely inserted.
£5.00
£3.20

Death of the Scharnhorst (Cassell Military Paperbacks). John Winton, Cassell, 2000. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 0304355208. 182 pages, 210g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£3.00
£2.95

Defiance at Sea - Stories of Drqamatic Naval Warefare.. Guttman, Jon., Arms and Armour Press, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 190 pages, 535g. Marron cloth boards with a little age toning to page edges, Near FINE, in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Destroyers. Preston, Anthony , Bison Group, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0861240650. 64 pages. 500g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Dinosaur Down Below! The Adventures of a Foreign-Going Paddle-Boat Man . Muir, Ian W., Peveril Publications, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 84 pages, 150g. Stapled soft card covers (8vo) FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£3.50
£2.00

Directory of the World's CAPITAL SHIPS. Silverstone, Paul H, Ian Allan Ltd, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711012229. 496 pages. 1.35Kg. Black cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with a repaired tear to top of spine, in clear removable wrap. Covers over 1,000 vessels of 500 classes from 20 countries, and illustrated with over 600 b/w photographs.
£18.00
£3.50

The Discovery of the Bismarck - Germany's Greatest Battleship Surrenders Her Secrets. Robert D. Ballard; Rick Archbold, Guild Publishing , 1990. Book Club. ISBN: 9780446513869. 232 pages, 1.23kg. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings, including fold-out.
£4.00
£3.20

The Discovery of the Titanic. Ballard, Robert. D., Book Club Associates, 1987. Book Club. ISBN: . 230 pages. 1.04Kg. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs, paintings and a 25 inch foldout.
£6.00
£3.50
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