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THE ROYAL NAVY IN MALTA : A PHOTOGRAPHIC RECORD, BONNICI JOSEPH & CASSAR MICHAEL
1 THE ROYAL NAVY IN MALTA : A PHOTOGRAPHIC RECORD
BONNICI JOSEPH & CASSAR MICHAEL
AUTHORS

1989, 1st: Large Landscape 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
Photo album of (mainly) Royal Navy warships and auxilliaries in the Grand Harbour, Malta over the last 60years. 104pp. VG in card covers. 001827 
Price: 18.50 GBP
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YARROW : THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS, BORTHWICK ALASTAIR
2 YARROW : THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS
BORTHWICK ALASTAIR
YARROW & Co

1965, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, 
Official company history of this famous Clydeside Warship builders, particularly noted as designers and builders of destroyers and multitube boilers. 135pp, well illustrated. VG clean copy in original red cloth/gilt boards. 000816 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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3 Recollections of My Sea Life from 1808 to 1830
Boteler John Harvey
Navy Records Society

1952, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, 
Navy Records Society volume LXXXII. 272pp. VG clean copy in their standard blue over white cloth boards. 016069 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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THE LITTLE SHIPS OF DUNKIRK, BRANN CHRISTIAN
4 THE LITTLE SHIPS OF DUNKIRK
BRANN CHRISTIAN
COLLECTORS' BOOKS
0946604029 / 9780946604029
1989, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG-
Superbly produced history of the 'little ships' which helped at the Dunkirk evacuations in 1940 - yachts, motor boats, sailing craft, lifeboats, pleasure steamers etc. 240pp, extensively illustrated. VG copy in slightly edge worn dw. 004361 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Naval Annual 1909, Brassey T A
5 The Naval Annual 1909
Brassey T A
J Griffin & Co

1904, 1st Thus: Large 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
1909 ediiton (23rd issue) of Brassey's Naval Annual. viii+440pp, with details of all the main navies vessels and ships drawings etc., plus many articles on current developments, not least the rise of the German Navy! Clean copy in the original blind stamped cloth, front hinge cracked, spine rubb ed to top with some spliting at sides 016846 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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SOVIET WARSHIP DEVELOPMENT Volume 1: 1917 - 1937, BREYER SIEGFRIED
6 SOVIET WARSHIP DEVELOPMENT Volume 1: 1917 - 1937
BREYER SIEGFRIED
CONWAY
0851776043 / 9780851776040
1992, 1st: Small 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
Detailed account of Russian naval vessels between the wars. 288pp, many photos and drawings. VG copy in dw. Heavy - please enquire for overseas postage costs 009771 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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7 32 Miscellaneous Acts of Parliament 22 March 1805 to 20 May 1809
British Parliament
George Eyre & Andrew Strahan

4to, Half-Leather: Very Good, 
Recent rebinding in half calf with marbled boards, 32 original Acts of Parliament mainly reflecting the Naval War and Trade in the period 1805 to 1809, in very good + condition X019690 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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PADDLE WARSHIPS - The Earliest Steam Powered Fighting Ships, 1815-1850, BROWN D K
8 PADDLE WARSHIPS - The Earliest Steam Powered Fighting Ships, 1815-1850
BROWN D K
CONWAY
0851776167 / 9780851776163
1993, 1st: Square 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
Important study of the early steam powered paddle warships of the Royal Navy. 94pp, well illustrated. VG clean copy in dw. 011606 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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9 The Naval Heroes of Great Britain, or Accounts of the Lives and Actions of the Distinguished Admirals And Commanders Who Have Contributed to Confer on Great Britain the Empire of the Ocean
Burney, William A. M.
Richard Phillips

1806, 1st Edition: 8vo, Full-Leather: Good+, 
Photos available on request. Full dark brown calf, upper hinge weak but holding. Spine rubbed and a little chipped at top. Previous owner's bookplate X020099 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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BATTLESHIP NELSON, CARELESS RONALD
10 BATTLESHIP NELSON
CARELESS RONALD
ARMS & ARMOUR PRESS
0853687269 / 9780853687269
1985, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Account of the Royal Navy Battleship HMS Nelson, of unusual design due to the restrictions of the Washington Conference. Details of her many operations during WW2, notably as part of Force H. 160pp, illustrated. VG copy in dw, slight age toning to pagers. 001718 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Life and Letters of David, Earl Beatty, Chalmers W S
11 The Life and Letters of David, Earl Beatty
Chalmers W S
HODDER & STOUGHTON

1951, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Biographjy and letters of the great WW1 fighting Admiral. xxvii+488pp, illustrated. VG clean copy in very slightly edge worn dust wrapper, old ownership label to front end-paper. A nice copy of a book which is difficult find to decent condition. 017403 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Lord Nelson's Swords, Comfort Sim
12 Lord Nelson's Swords
Comfort Sim
Sim Comfort Associates
0905887107 / 9780905887104
2014, 1st: 4to, Cloth: Fine, Fine
Detailed account of Nelson's swords and those of his contemporaries - Hardy, St.Vincent, Collingwood & Northesk etc. The Third Volume of the Author's works on Naval Swords & Dirks. 197pp, heavilly illustrated. Fine copy in dust wrapper. Signed limited edition copy 52/500. 016394 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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13 BATTLESHIP AT WAR
COWARD B R
IAN ALLAN
0711017409 / 9780711017405
1987, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
Well illustrated account of battleships in action from WW1 to Vietnam, especially Royal Navy. Accounts of many naval actions. 128pp, 200+ photos and plans. VG copy in dw. 000789 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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BATTLESHIPS & BATTLECRUISERS OF THE ROYAL NAVY SINCE 1861, COWARD B R
14 BATTLESHIPS & BATTLECRUISERS OF THE ROYAL NAVY SINCE 1861
COWARD B R
IAN ALLAN

1986, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Illustrated class by class account of battleships & battlecruisers of the Royal Navy. 120pp, VG copy in dw. 002341 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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15 Russian War, 1855 :Black Sea Official Correspondence
Dewar A C
Navy Records Society

1945, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, 
Navy Records Society volume LXXXV. 445pp. VG clean copy in their standard blue over white cloth boards. 016067 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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16 SEA BATTLES IN CLOSE UP - 11 THE BATTLE OF THE PHILIPPINE SEA JUNE 1944
DICKSON W D
IAN ALLAN
0711005176 / 9780711005174
1975, 1st: 12mo, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Standard IA sea battle series, detailed account of a famous US - Japanese naval engagement. 256pp with photos, maps etc. VG copy in slightly worn dw. 000898 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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BUILDING THE WOODEN FIGHTING SHIP, DODDS JAMES & MOORE JAMES
17 BUILDING THE WOODEN FIGHTING SHIP
DODDS JAMES & MOORE JAMES
CHATHAM PUBLISHING
1861762488 / 9781861762481
2005, 2nd: Square 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Well illustrate daccount of warship building in the mid-18th centruy, based on the construction of the 74 gun two decker HMS Thunderer. 127pp. VG copy in dw. 010237 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Submarine Vessels Including Mines, Torpedoes, Guns Steering, Propelling, & Navigating Apparatus, Dommett W E
18 Submarine Vessels Including Mines, Torpedoes, Guns Steering, Propelling, & Navigating Apparatus
Dommett W E
Whittaker & Co

1915, 2nd Impression: 12mo, Card: VG-, 
Early account of Royal Navy submarines and equipment and their service at the begining of WW1. 106pp, 16 photo plates plus drawings in text. Unlike some copies this one has the full set of plates, some being later 'censored' by the Admiralty! Contents VG, minor wear to corners, old ownership name to top of title page. Original card covers,some light wear and marking but genarally well preserved for age. 016292 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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19 Cradle of Ships : A History of the Bath Iron Works
Eskew Garnett Laidlaw
G P PUTNAM'S SONS

1958, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG-
History of the Bath Iron Works, Maine, noted US builder of warships. 278pp, illustrated. VG copy (slight browning to edges and end papers) in edge worn dw. X012716 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Fairfield 1860-1960, Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co
20 Fairfield 1860-1960
Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co
Barbour McLaren

1960, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, 
Offically produced centenary history of this famous Goven based shipbuilders - both naval and merchant. Its yard survives as part of BAE Systems and continues to build Royal Navy warships. c.120pp, many illustrations and listing of ships built. VG clean copy in blue cloth boards. Scarce. 016708 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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A New and Universal Dictionary of the Marine, Falconer William & Burney William
21 A New and Universal Dictionary of the Marine
Falconer William & Burney William
Cadell & Davies

1830, Revised: 4to, Leather: VG, 
1830 edition of Falconer's classic Marine Dictionary first published in 1769 and in this ediiton as much revised and enlarged by William Burney. xv+707pp, errata, 87pp index. Bound complete with 35 engraved plates as required. Contents VG, clean and without foxing etc. Plates VG only small fault being a little loss to top corner of margin of last plate. Original full leather, rubbed on edges, rebacked with later leather/gilt spine. A near fine copy and complete with all plates unlike most copies! Heavy - UK postage 10.00. 016797 
Price: 650.00 GBP
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A Treatise on Masting Ships and Mast Making, Fincham John
22 A Treatise on Masting Ships and Mast Making
Fincham John
CONWAY
0851772749 / 9780851772745
1982, Reprint: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG-
Facsimile reprint of the 3rd edition (1854) of this classic treatise on ships masts, first published 1829. 337pp plus plates. VG copy in dw, badly faded on spine. Heavy - please enquire forr overseas postage costs. 014162 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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Fast Fighting Boats 1870-1945, Fock Harald
23 Fast Fighting Boats 1870-1945
Fock Harald
NAUTICAL PUBLISHING COMPANY
0245528636 / 9780245528637
1978, 1st: Large 4to, Cloth: VG, VG-
Important study of the development of the fast attack craft (torpedo boats, MGBs, PT boats etc) by the major navies up to the end of WW2. 304pp, well illustrated. VG clean copy in dw, faded on spine as usual. Very Large and Heavy - UK postage 7.95. 014793 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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ITALIAN WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR I, FRACCAROLI ALDO
24 ITALIAN WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR I
FRACCAROLI ALDO
IAN ALLAN
0711001057 / 9780711001053
1970, 1st: 12mo, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Standard IA Warship series listing all vessels with photos. 304pp. VG copy, slight age toning to pages, in a slightly edge worn dw. One of the scarcer Ian Allan warship volumes. 005333 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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ITALIAN WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR II, FRACCAROLI ALDO
25 ITALIAN WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR II
FRACCAROLI ALDO
IAN ALLAN
0711000026 / 9780711000025
1978, 3rd Impression: 12mo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Standard IA Warship series listing all vessels with photos. 204pp. VG copy in dw. 000189 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Battleships : Allid Battleships in World War II, GARZKE WILLIAM H & DUNLIN ROBERT O
26 Battleships : Allid Battleships in World War II
GARZKE WILLIAM H & DUNLIN ROBERT O
Naval Institute Press
0870211005 / 9780870211003
1980, 1st: Square 4to, Cloth: Fine, Fine
Important study of the battleships of the Allied Nations (other than the USA covered in an earlier volume) , covering the wartime built vessels rather than pre-war designs. 391pp, many photos and drawings (some fold out). A fine 'as new' copy in dust wrapper. Heavy - UK postage 6.95. 015423 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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27 The Cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni
Gay, Franco & Gay, Valerio
CONWAY
0851774539 / 9780851774534
1987, 1st: Square 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Standard Anatomy of the Ship series covering this WW2 Italian light cruiser. 120pp. VG copy in dw. X020018 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Bomb Vessel Granado, Goodwin Peter
28 Bomb Vessel Granado
Goodwin Peter
CONWAY
0851775225 / 9780851775227
1989, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
As usual with the Anatomy of the Ship series fully illustrated throughout with photos, charts and plans. VG copy in dw. Stamps of Institute of Marine Engineers Library to front end-paper. 015251 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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29 The Construction and Fitting of the Sailing Man-of-War 1650-1850
GOODWIN PETER
CONWAY MARITIME PRESS
0851773265 / 9780851773261
1987, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Detailed and well illsutrated account of the methods of construction of wooden warship hulls and evolutional changes, based on Royal Navy practice. 276pp. VG copy in dw. Heavy - UK postage 6.00. 013559 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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U.S. Army Ships and Watercraft of World War II, Grover David H
30 U.S. Army Ships and Watercraft of World War II
Grover David H
Naval Institute Press
0870217666 / 9780870217661
1987, 1st: Square 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Well illustrated account of the massive fleet of vessels used by the US Army in WW2 from troop ships to barges and launches. 280pp. VG clean copy in dust wrapper. 016569 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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