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1 The German Merchant Fleet : Die Deutsche Handelsflotte 1982/83

Seehafen Verlag

1982, 1st Edition: 4to, Cloth: VG, 
Original red cloth with gilt titling, 972pp, illustrated with scale profile drawings of each vessel with full specifications, front inner hinge weak but not affecting the text block. Text in English. Very heavy - please enquire for postage costs (Ŗ6.95 in UK) X019064 
Price: 49.00 GBP
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The Life and Work of James Abernethy, Abernethy John S
2 The Life and Work of James Abernethy
Abernethy John S
Abbott, Jones & Co

1897, 1st: 8vo, Decorative Cloth: Fine, 
Biography of this 19th centruy British Civil Engineer best known for his works on docks and harbours, written by his son. x+251pp, illustrated. A fine copy in the original decorative cloth boards. 013938 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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RED FUNNEL AND BEFORE, ADAMS R B
3 RED FUNNEL AND BEFORE
ADAMS R B
KINGFISHER RAILWAY PRODUCTIONS
0946184216 / 9780946184217
1986, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
History of the ships of the 'Red Funnel' shipping line, properly the Southampton, Isle of Wight & South of England Royal Mail Steam packet Co., best known as operators of Isle of Wight ferry services. Details and photos of all vessels from 1861 - 1986, including, paddle steamers, ferries, tenders and tugs. 128pp well illustrated. VG copy in dw. 000790 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Gruno 1937-2002, Anderiesse Jan & Spurling Leslie
4 Gruno 1937-2002
Anderiesse Jan & Spurling Leslie
DE ALK
9060132165 / 9789060132166
2003, 1st: 4to, Glazed Boards: VG, 
Well illustrated history of this major Dutch shipping operators and their Coasters. 200pp. English/Dutch text, VG copy in glazed boards. 014423 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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WHITE STAR, ANDERSON ROY
5 WHITE STAR
ANDERSON ROY
STEPHENSON & SONS

1964, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG-
Classic history of the White Star Line at it ships. 236pp, illustrated. VG copy (end-papers slightly browned) in edge worn dw (but better than often seen!), 012703 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Fabulous Fairstar : The ship that launched a million Memories, Andrews Malcolm
6 The Fabulous Fairstar : The ship that launched a million Memories
Andrews Malcolm
HARPER COLLINS
0732257654 / 9780732257651
1996, 1st: Small 4to, Card: VG, 
History and memories of the SS Fairstar - built as the British Troopship Oxfordshire and then converted to a liner for Sitmar and a favourite of the Australian cruise market for 30 years. 160pp, well illustrated. VG copy in card covers. Scarce. 016707 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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7 THE CONSTANTINE GROUP
APPLEYARD H S
World Ship Society
090561724X / 9780905617244
1983, 1st: 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
Standard high quality World Ship Society history, listing all ships owned/operated by the various Constantine group businesses from the 1880s onwards. 56pp, illustrated. VG copy in card covers. 009697 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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8 The Baron Glanely of St.Fagan's and W.J.Tatem Ltd
Appleyard H S & Heaton P M
World Ship Society
0905617142 / 9780905617145
1980, 1st: 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
Standard high quality World Ship Society history, listing all ships owned/operated by this Welsh shipping line. 46pp, illustrated. VG copy in card covers. 014419 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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J & A GARDNER & CO Ltd - SHIPOWNERS AND QUARRYMASTERS, ATKINSON GRAHAM
9 J & A GARDNER & CO Ltd - SHIPOWNERS AND QUARRYMASTERS
ATKINSON GRAHAM
BERNARD McCALL
190295307X / 9781902953076
2002, 1st: 4to, Card Covers: VG, 
Well illustrated history of this well known Scottish coaster operator with details of each vessel's history. 92pp. VG copy in card covers. 006999 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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BLUE STAR, ATKINSON TONY & O'DONOGHUE KEVIN
10 BLUE STAR
ATKINSON TONY & O'DONOGHUE KEVIN
World Ship Society
0905617371 / 9780905617374
1985, 1st: 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
Standard high quality World Ship Society history, listing all ships owned/operated by this Company part of the Vestey empire. 116pp, illustrated. VG copy in very slightly worn card covers. 002373 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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11 COASTING SAILORMAN
BAGSHAW HARRY
CHAFFCUTTER BOOKS
0953242218 / 9780953242214
1998, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG-
First hand account of life and work on Thames sailing barges 1915 to 1945. 178pp, well illustrated, plus loose fold-out map at rear. VG copy in edge worn dw. 013362 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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12 GREAT STEAMERS WHITE AND GOLD - A History of Royal Mail Ships and Services
BAKER RODNEY & LEONARD ALAN
ENSIGN PUBLICATIONS
1854550756 / 9781854550750
1993, 1st: Large Landscape 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG
Well illustrated history of the Royal Mail Line and its ships. 180pp. VG copy in dw. 009753 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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13 FROM PADDLE-STEAMER TO NUCLEAR SHIP
BAKER W A
C A WATTS & Co.

1965, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
A major history of the development of the engine-powered ship through the ages. Beautifully produced on laid papers of two colours, with colour lithograph illustrations of many vessels plus line drawings. 267pp. VG copy in dw. Scarce. 000349 
Price: 19.50 GBP
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Höegh - Shipping through Cycles : Leif Höegh & Co 1927 - 1997, Bakka Dag
14 Höegh - Shipping through Cycles : Leif Höegh & Co 1927 - 1997
Bakka Dag
Leif Höegh & Co
8291258074 / 9788291258072
1997, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Well illustrated history of 70 years of this major Noweigan shipping company with full fleet histories. 304pp. VG clean copy in dw. 016837 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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LES NAVIRES HOPITAUX FRANCAIS AU XXe SIECLE, BARNICHON GILLES
15 LES NAVIRES HOPITAUX FRANCAIS AU XXe SIECLE
BARNICHON GILLES
EDITIONS MARCEL-DIDIER VRAC
291082120X / 9782910821203
1998, 1st: Large Square 8vo, Card: VG, 
Well illustrated history of French Hospital Ships of the 20th Century. French/English text. 165pp. VG copy in card covers. Uncommon. 010186 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Looking for the Silver Lining : A British Family's Shipowning Century 1875-1975, Barraclough Martin
16 Looking for the Silver Lining : A British Family's Shipowning Century 1875-1975
Barraclough Martin
Bound Biographies
190517828X / 9781905178285
2009, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: Fine, Fine
Account of the Barraclough family from Hartlepool and their shipping interests - WHSNC, Webster & Barraclough, Dene Shipping and Silver Line, with ship histories.351pp, well illustrated. Limited edition copy 283/1000, signe dby Author. Fine copy in dw. 016719 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Patrol : an Account of Life in H.M. Customs Revenue Cutters, Bayly R G
17 Patrol : an Account of Life in H.M. Customs Revenue Cutters
Bayly R G
SELF PUBLISHING ASSOCIATION
1854210424 / 9781854210425
1989, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
First-hand account of life on HMRC Cutters 1950s-1980s. 239pp, illustrated. VG copy in dw. 016763 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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18 WESTCOUNTRY SHIPWRECKS
BEHENNA JOHN
DAVID & CHARLES
071536569X / 9780715365694
1974, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG-
Pictorial record of shipwrecks in Cornwall, Devon and the Isles of Scily from 1866 - 1973 with extensive captions. 112pp, largely photographic. VG copy in slightly worn dw. 000690 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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J.E.Turner & Co : 125 Years of Shipping in the River Plate, Beller S Jane Turner
19 J.E.Turner & Co : 125 Years of Shipping in the River Plate
Beller S Jane Turner
Literature of Latin America
9509725579 / 9789509725577
2004, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: VG, 
History of this Buenos Aires based British/Argentinian shipping agents who played a major raole in the development of meat export from South America to the UK. 244pp, illustrated. VG copy in card covers. Uncommon. 013992 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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A History of Frank C Strick and His Many Shipping Enterprises, Belt  J E B & Appleyard H S
20 A History of Frank C Strick and His Many Shipping Enterprises
Belt J E B & Appleyard H S
World Ship Society
0905617819 / 9780905617817
1996, 1st: 8vo, Card: VG, 
Standard World Ship Society history, listing all ships owned/operated by the various Strick controlled companies. 136pp, illustrated. VG copy in dw. 016715 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Steamers of the Fjords : Bergen Shipping Since 1839, Bent Mike
21 Steamers of the Fjords : Bergen Shipping Since 1839
Bent Mike
CONWAY
0851775187 / 9780851775180
1989, 1st: Small 4to, Hard Cover: Fine, Fine
Well illustrated hsitory of the coastal ships and ferries of this Norweigan port. 224pp. Fine copy in dw. 015448 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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Lies and Truths About the M/V Estonia Accident, Bjorkman Anders
22 Lies and Truths About the M/V Estonia Accident
Bjorkman Anders
EDITIONS EGC
2911469097 / 9782911469091
1998, 1st: 8vo, Card: VG, 
The Author's detailed views on why the disasterous sinking of the car ferry MV Estonia in 1994 was not caused by the loss of the bow visor. 128pp, well illustrated. VG copy in card covers 016805 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Abstracts of the Returns Made to the Board of Trade Shipping Casualties...1900-1901, Board of Trade
23 Abstracts of the Returns Made to the Board of Trade Shipping Casualties...1900-1901
Board of Trade
H.M.R.S.

1902, 1st: Folio, Cloth: VG, 
A nice copy of the annual report of ship casualties around the coasts of the British Isles and of British ships elsewhere in the world. 173pp plus several nice fold out colored maps showing locations of wrecks etc. VG clean copy with all maps in nice undamaged state. Bound in plain blue cloth boards, bookplate to front pastedown. 016692 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Armements Marseillais : Compagnies de navigation et navires ā vapeur (1831-1988), Bois Paul
24 Armements Marseillais : Compagnies de navigation et navires ā vapeur (1831-1988)
Bois Paul
Chambre de Commerce et d Industrrie de Marseille

1988, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: VG, 
Histoire du commerce et de l'industrie de Marseille XIXe - XXe sičcles. Tome II. Extensive histories of the merchant ships operated by the many Marseille based shipping lines - somewhat in the Duncan Haws style with line drawings of all vessels. 447pp, French text. VG clean copy in slightly worn card covers. 016710 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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La Transat et Marseille, Bois Paul
25 La Transat et Marseille
Bois Paul
Chambre de Commerce et d Industrrie de Marseille
2900732123 / 9782900732120
1996, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: VG, 
Histoire du commerce et de l'industrie de Marseille XIXe - XXe sičcles. Tome XI. Extensive history of the Mediterranean operations of the French CGTshipping line with detailed fleet lists somewhat in the Duncan Haws style with line drawings of all vessels. 470pp, French text. VG clean copy in slightly worn card covers. 016717 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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Merchantmen-at-Wat, Bone David  W
26 Merchantmen-at-Wat
Bone David W
Chatto & Windus

1919, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG-, 
First hand account of the British Merchant Navy during WW1 with pencil drawings by the War-Artist Muirhead Bone. xiii+259pp. Nicely printed on coated paper, bottom edges uncut. Contents generally VG, a little finger marking to a few margins, binding a little slack. Original blue cloth boards, slightly marked and rubbed on extremities. 016669 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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27 SOUTH ATLANTIC SEAWAY
BONSOR N R P
BROOKSIDE

1983, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG
Companion volume to the author's better known work on the North Atlantic in a similar style. The comperhensive history of passenger sevices on the South Atlantic routes from Europe to S.America. 525pp with drawings and photos. VG copy in dw, slightly bumped on top corners 000756 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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28 A RIVER IN RETROSPECT
BOOT PAUL
PRIAM PUBLICATIONS
0952113317 / 9780952113317
1996, 1st: Landscape 8vo, Glazed Boards: VG, 
High quality full colour photo album illustrating a wide variety of shipping on the River Mersey around Liverpool etc - including Liners, Tramp steamers, Tugs , Ferries, Coasters, etc from the 1950s to the 1980s. 64pp. VG copy in glazed pictorial boards. 006728 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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29 REFLECTIONS ON A RIVER
BOOT PAUL & BOWKER NIGEL
PRIAM PUBLICATIONS
0952113309 / 9780952113300
1993, 1st: Landscape 8vo, Glazed Boards: VG, 
High quality full colour photo album illustrating a wide variety of shipping on the River Mersey around Liverpool etc - including Liners, Tramp steamers, Tugs , Ferries, Coasters, etc mainly from the 1960s and 70s. 64pp. VG copy in glazed pictorial boards 005131 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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30 CLASSIC COASTERS
BOOT PAUL & FENTON ROY
PRIAM PUBLICATIONS
0952117983 / 9780952117988
1997, 1st: Landscape 8vo, Glazed Boards: VG, 
Superb high quality full colour photo album illustrating a wide variety of Coasters from the 1960s to the 1980s. 64pp. VG copy in glazed pictorial boards. 005352 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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