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Image for French West Africa (2 Volumes Complete)

French West Africa (2 Volumes Complete)

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Naval Intelligence Division.: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004141

Condition: Very Good


Hardcovers with faded spines and some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, no Jackets. First edition, pp xii, 436, xvi, 596, numerous b&w illustrations and maps, fold out maps, indices. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Warship International Vol. VIII, No. 4, December 31, 1971

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004537

Condition: Very Good


A4 sized illustrated card covers, some shelfwear and marking to covers and slight discolouration to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. Vol. VIII, No. 4, pp 324-446, b&w illustrations throughout, fold out cutaway of USS Albany. View more info

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Project Phoenix: Birth of the MGF.

By: Adcock, Ian.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1997

Seller ID: 006024

ISBN: 0747526958

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback in navy cloth covers with gilt lettering on the spine, in Near Fine condition, complete with dustwrapper, in Near Fine condition. With a clear archival wrapper. First edition. With pp256, b&w and colour illustrations. With index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. The MG marque has always been associated with beautifully designed and carefully manufactured cars that retain their popularity long after they cease to be produced. The MG range has languished over the past few years, with no n... View more info

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Victorious the World Over.

By: Barker, Ray.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Square One, 1991.: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1639

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 219, b&w illustrations. A look at life aboard HMS Victorious during the Second World War. Scarce Title, S22. View more info

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Frégate de 18 - LA VENUS de l`ingenieur Sané, 1782, Monographie.

By: Boudriot, Jean.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Collection archéologie navale française: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004540

Condition: Fine


Cloth covered binder in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, 73 page guide to plates with b&w illustrations and diagrams, measurements table, naval colours chart, 13 loose folding plates. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

The Byng Papers: Selected from the Letters and Papers of Admiral Sir George Byng, First Viscount of Torrington and of his Son Admiral the Hon. John Byng

By: Byng, George; Byng, John; Tunstall, Brian.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: The Navy Records Society: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007004

Condition: Very Good


Three Volumes complete, blue cloth spines with white cloth covered boards, gilt insignia on boards, gilt titles to spine, white cloth has some small marks, light rubbing to base of spine of volume 3 but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition (1930,31,32), pp lxxxiv, 265, 16, xxx, 373, 5, liv, 414, b&w frontis', folding maps. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Birds Ashore and A-Foreshore

By: Chalmers, Patrick R.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Collins: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006148

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover (32x27cm) Fine modern navy blue half leather rebind with light blue buckram boards, marbled end papers, five raised bands to spine with gilt titles and details. First edition, pp 180, 16 colour plates and b&w illustrations in text. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 2KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Railways of Scotland Volume 9: Routes From Stirling.

By: Cinerail.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Cinerail, 2004.: 0

Seller ID: 1832

Condition: New


(New DVD) Stirling is viewed before heading north-west to Callander, Killin Jct, the Killin branch, Oban and Connel Ferry, with its former dual road and rail bridge. Next is Gleneagles, formally linked by a branch to Crieff and Comrie. Crieff was served from Stirling and Perth with both routes featured, plus film of the Royal Navy's locos at Almondbank! The railbus service between Falkirk and Grangemouth with views of Grangemouth's steam depot is followed by film at Polmont, Bathgate and the narrow gauge system at Winchborough. East of Stirling is Alloa and via the swing bridge at Throsk, it w... View more info

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Flagship "Hood": The Fate of Britain's Mightiest Warship

By: Coles, Alan; Briggs, Ted

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005311

ISBN: 0709020244

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xii, 269, b&w illustrations, references, bibliography, index. An account of the battle cruiser HMS Hood, reputed to be the most powerful and luxurious warship in the world until its destruction in the Denmark Strait on 24 May 1941. Briggs, one of only three men out of 1400 who survived the attack, describes the myth of HMS Hood and the final months on board. View more info

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Pepys's Navy: Ships, Men & Warfare 1649-89

By: Davies, J. D.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004584

ISBN: 1848320140

Condition: Near Fine


Large hardcover in Near Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 304, b&w and colour illustrations throughout, notes, appendix, index. All aspects of the English navy in the second half of the seventeenth century are comprehensively described in this book by one of Britain's leading authorities of a period that witnessed the creation of a permanent naval service. One of the book's most significant players is Samuel Pepys, whose tireless work over thirty years did so much to develop systems for construction and administration that prepared the navy for its global struggle w... View more info

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Of One Company: The Story of HMS Cavalier, the Last Destroyer

By: Erwood, Peter.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Arcturus Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005889

ISBN: 0907322697

Condition: Fine


Card covers with HMS Cavalier's badge, previous owners name ink on title page but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 85, b&w illustrations. The history of HMS Cavalier from its first commission in 1944 to it's last ending in 1972. View more info

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How to Make and Set Nets.

By: Garner, John.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Fishing News, 1968.: 1968

Seller ID: 719

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition, navy cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine - no dust wrapper;, pp 95, b&w illustrations, appendix, dictionary of fishing terms & gear. A detailed guide on how to make and set various types of nets, featuring full page diagrams and illustrations. S6. View more info

Image for The Floating Prison: The Extraordinary Account of Nine Years Captivity on the British Prison Hulks During the Napoleonic Wars

The Floating Prison: The Extraordinary Account of Nine Years Captivity on the British Prison Hulks During the Napoleonic Wars

By: Garneray, Louis & Rose, Richard.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Pr: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004680

ISBN: 0851779425

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xxv, 246, colour plates and b&w illustrations, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. In 1806, after 10 years at sea, Lieutentant Garneray was anxious to return to France when his ship was captured by the Royal Navy. He was confined, with hundreds of others, in the cramped quarters of one of the prison hulks off Portsmouth, where he remained for 9 years. Later, in the book Mes Pontons, he would recount his experience in what is considered to be the longest and most detailed account of life on a prison hulk. View more info

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The Fourth Force: The Untold Story of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary Since 1945

By: Geoff Puddefoot

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005883

ISBN: 1848320469

Condition: As New


Hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp ix, 243, b&w illusytations, appendices, index. Set up in August 1905, the Royal Fleet Auxiliary was originally a logistic support organization, part of the Navy proper but run on civilian lines, comprising a miscellaneous and very unglamorous collection of colliers, store ships and harbour craft. Just over a century later it has evolved beyond recognition: its ships compare in size, cost and sophistication with all but the largest warships, and the RFA itself has developed into an essential arm of all three Services. It... View more info

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Colonial Schooner 1763-1775

By: Hahn, Harold M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004586

ISBN: 0851772153

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some fading to spine, small dent to rear hinge internally repaired but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 176, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Birth and Growth of the Royal New Zealand Navy

By: Harker, Jack S.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Pentland Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003828

ISBN: 1858218047

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 491, b&w illustrations, glossary. View more info

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A Treatise on the Nature, Economy, and Practical Management of Bees.

By: Huish, Robert.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Baldwin, Cradock and Joy: 1815

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005679

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover original in half navy leather and marbled paper covered boards, gilt titles and tooling to spine, corners, edges, hinges and boards rubbed, minor bumping to corners, plates to rear have a slight damp stain to bottom outside edge, endpapers slightly browned, bookplate of previous owner on fep but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxiii, 414, 6 plates including one fold out to rear, index, errata. View more info

Image for Trincomalee: The Last of Nelson's Frigates

Trincomalee: The Last of Nelson's Frigates

By: Lambert, Andrew

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Chatham Publishing: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004681

ISBN: 1861761864

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 160, b&w illustrations and diagrams, appendices, index. Trincomalee belonged to a large class of 38-gun Fifth Rates that have a strong claim to being the Royal Navy's standard frigate type for the whole of the Napoleonic Wars. Following the success of the Shannon against the Chesapeake in 1813, the class was chosen as the post-war mass-production design. Intended to replace large numbers of worn-out war-built frigates, this programme emphasised quality of construction for longevity, and included a number built of teak at Bo... View more info

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Battleships in Transition: The Creation of the Steam Battlefleet 1815-1860

By: Lambert, Andrew.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005900

ISBN: 085177315X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear, small tear to top of rear hinge internally repaired, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp 160, b&w illustrations, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. A detailed look at the transition to steam battleships between 1815-1860. View more info

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The Submarine Alliance (Anatomy of the Ship Series)

By: Lambert, John & Hill, David.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004838

ISBN: 085177380X

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelf wear and a small crease to rear cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 120, b&w illustrations and diagrams. View more info