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1 (CUNARD). The Ship Builder and Marine Engine Builder. R.M.S. "Queen Mary". Cunard White Star. Souvenir Number.
The Ship Builder Press, London. 1936 
First Edition. No DW. Large 4to. Red cloth, gilt. 79pp. Colour frontis. + 4 colour plates, + b/w illustrations throughout with 5 fold-out plans. Spine and lower board sunned with some soiling. Ownership inscription to front pastedown. Previous owner was serving on HMS Devonshire when he purchased this volume. 4cm closed tear to top margin of pp79/80. Some pencil drawing annotations to pp77-79 and pp.97. Occasional grubby mark o/w VG. 55090 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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2 (CUNARD). The Ship Builder and Marine Engine Builder. The Mauretania. Cunard White Star Liner. Souvenir Number.
The Ship Builder Press, London. 1939 
First Edition. No DW. Lartge 4to. Green cloth, gilt. 62pp. 5 plates including colour frontis and fold-out plans with b/w illustrations throughout. Some shelf wear with scratches to spine and small split to cloth at joint with upper board. Ownership inscription to front pastedown. Previous owner was serving on HMS Devonshire when he purchased this volume. Plate 3 has closed tear on fold, pencil drawings to pp.56, pp.64 and to fold-out plate 5. Occasional grubby mark o/w a nice fresh copy. VG. 55091 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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3 ALLEN, H. R. Buccaneer. Admiral Sir Henry Morgan.
Arthur Barker Ltd., London. 1976 
First edition. DW. Pages very slightly browned o/w VG+/VG+ in wrapper that has small close tear to top margin of upper cover near joint with lightly sunned spine. 53682 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 ANDERSON, R.C. Illustrated with Pen and Ink Sketches By G.C. Boulderson and Maps and Plans By The Author. Canoeing and Camping Adventures. Being An Account of Three Cruises In Northern Waters.
C. Gilbert-Wood, London. 1910. First Edition. Hardback. No DW. Blue cloth, gilt. Illustrated. Spine sunned and cloth has been repaired at tail of spine o/w generally a clean and sound copy. 72354 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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5 ANDREWS, Jim. Twelve Ships A-Sailing.
David & Charles, Newton Abbot. 1986 
Reprint. DW. Illustrated. Nr. Fine in wrapper. ISBN 0715387871. 17355 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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6 ASHLEY, Clifford. The Ashley Book of Knots.
Faber and Faber Limited, London. 1972. Reprint. DW. Large 4to. Illustrated. 620 pages. Boards are spotted with some soiling. Occasional light foxing. Light tape marks to endpapers o/w VG in wrapper that is foxed and creased along spine and has two small portions of tape internally. 71627 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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7 ATTWOOD, Richard. Around the Cotswold Canals. Ten Circular Walks. Walks Researched and Written by... Compilation and Layout by David Jowett. Photographs by Amanda Fisk, David Jowett and Peter Chadwick.
Cotswold Canals Trust 1991 
Second edition, revised. Slim paperback, staple binding. Illustrated throughout. Spine very slightly sunned o/w Nr. fine. 68089 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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8 BAADER, Juan. The Sailing Yacht. How It Developed - How It Works. Translated from the German by James and Ingeborg Moore.
Adlard Coles Ltd in association with George G. Harrap And Company Limited, London. 1965 
First Edition Thus. DW. 336pp. Illustrated. Nice clean copy in slightly worn wrapper. VG+/VG+. 46425 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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9 BAK, Greg. Barbary Pirate. The Life and Cimes of John Ward. The Most Infamous Privateer of his Time.
Sutton Publishing, Gloucester. 2006 
First edition. Hardback. DW. Illustrated. Near fine in wrapper that has sl. signs of wear along top edge. 51566 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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10 BALLANTYNE, Robert Michael. The Life of a Ship From The Launch To The Wreck.
Thomas Nelson and Sons, London. 1857. First Edition. Hardback, NO DW. Large slim 8vo. Green cloth with gilt decoration to upper and gilt to edges. 8 plates all present. Hinges partially visible. Generally a clean and sound copy. 71859 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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11 BASSETT-LOWKE, W.J. and HOLLAND, George. Ships and Men. An Account of the Development of Ships from Their Prehistoric Origin to the Present Time and of the Achievements and Conditions of the Men Who Have Built and Worked Upon Them.
George G. Harrap & Co. London. 1946 
First Edition. D/W. 316pp. Large 8vo. Please contact us for further information. 10948 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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12 BLIGH, William. The Mutiny On Board H.M.S. Bounty. 1789.
Pageminster Press, Guildford., in association with Argot Press & Mitchell Beazley. 1981 
First Edition. DW. Tall 4to. Illustrated. A very attractive book. Nr Fine/VG+ in slightly sunned and chipped wrapper. 61717 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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13 BODKIN, Harold T. Sovereign of the Seas.
Popular Mechanics Press, Chicago. 1933 
First Edition. Large format slim paperback. Illustrated. Covers slightly creased and lightly soiled and rubbed. Contents clean and sound. VG. 68313 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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14 BONE, David. Landfall at Sunset. The Life of a Contented Sailor.
Gerald Duckworth. London. 1955 
First Edition. DW. Illustrated. Bookplate to front pastedown o/w a nice fresh copy in bright wrapper, slightly chipped and worn at extremities and slightly sunned to spine. VG+/VG. 59380 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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15 BOY'S OWN PAPER. HAYDON, A.L. (Edited by). Model Yachts, Sailing Boats, and Submarines. With Numerous Diagrams and Illustrations.
Boy's Own Paper, London. n.d. (c1923) 
N.d. but ownership inscription to upper board and contents page dated 1923. Original Cream paper covered illustrated boards. No DW. 189pp. Illustrated throughout. Boards very rubbed and worn. Contents clean and sound. VG-. 55604 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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16 BRÜGGEN, Norbert. Model Submarine Technology.
Traplet Publications, Worcestershire. 1996 
First Edition. UK. Paperback, 4to. 99pp. Illustrated with diagrams. Page margins very slightly browned o/w Nr. fine. 52647 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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17 BRŘGGER, A. W. & SHETELIG, Haakon. The Viking Ships. Their Ancestry and Evolution.
Dreyers Forlag, Oslo, Norway. 1953 
First edition thus. DW (worn and ripped). 250pp. Photographs and line diagrams throughout. 21750 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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18 BULLEN, Frank T. The Men of the Merchant Service. Being the Polity of the Mercantile Marine For Longshore Readers.
John Murray, London 1900 
Reprint. Blue cloth, gilt. No DW. xix, 335pp. Slight speckling to upper board with sunning to upper margin. Damage to outer margins of pp227-230 not affecting text, o/w a lovely copy. VG. 59374 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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19 BURTON, Leslie and MUSSELWHITE, Brian. The Portsmouth Harbour Story. Crossing the Habour. An Illustrated History. (SIGNED).
Halsgrove, Tiverton, Devon. 2000 
First edition. Hardback. DW. 4to. 160pp. SIGNED by both authors to title page, "Best wishes, Leslie Burton. Brian Musselwhite". Illustrated. A lovely copy. Nr. fine in slightly worn wrapper. 60381 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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20 CAMPBELL, Gina and MEECH, Michael. Bluebirds. The Story of the Campbell Dynasty. (SIGNED).
Sidgwick and Jackson. London. 1988 
Second Reprint. DW. SIGNED presentation copy from the author "To T.J.S.! With my warmest good wishes. Gina Campbell 1.7.93 Lymington". 215pp. including appendices. Illustrated. Outer edge of lower board very slightly bumped, with very slight damage to wrapper. VG+/VG+. 56749 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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