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Rules and Regulations for the Construction and Classification of Wood and Composite Yachts Volume 1.

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping, 1966.: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2407

Condition: Very Good


Hard cover with gilt decorated cloth covered boards, some light fading to front and back covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 184, numerous graphs and charts. S15. View more info

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Babcock & Wilcox Patent Water Tube Marine Boilers.

By: N/A

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Babcock & Wilcox: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005655

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, illustrated paper covered boards with cloth spine, rubbed edges and corners, some marking to front and rear covers but otherwise in Good condition commensurate with age. Presumed first edition, pp 117, b&w illustrations, charts and graphs. Numerous ships and specifications listed. View more info

Grand Union Canal (Including Regent's Canal Dock) and Associated Companies

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Thomas Brackell Limited: 0

Seller ID: 005905

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in additional outer cloth covered binding with some fading to edge of front board, gilt titles on spine, original illustrated stiff card binding with cloth spine inside out boards, some marking to original card covers but otherwise in Very Good condition (see photographs). Presumed First edition C.1930s, pp 120, sepia illustrations, monotone blue canal maps. Entire system shown by a series of sectional plans with distances, contents include: Grand Union Canal Directors and Officials Committee, Canal Transport's Charter, G.U.C's links with overseas ports, Regent Canal Dock Plan, Reg... View more info

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Fish and Ships.

By: Andrews, Ralph W. and Larssen, A.K.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books: 1959

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005763

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in grey cloth boards, in Very Good condition. SCARCE in the UK. With dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition, in a clear archival wrapper. With b&w illustrations, pp173 and index. Story of commercial fishing and whaling in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska, Sealing ships, the fish cleaning machine called 'The Iron Chink', salmon cannery. View more info

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Annals of Peterhead from its Foundation to the Present Time Including an Account of The Rise, Progress, Improvements, Shipping, Manufacturing, Commerce, Trade, Wells, Baths &c. of the Town.

By: Buchan, P.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Peterhead, Auchwedden Press: 1819

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005671

Condition: Good


Hardcover in original printed paper covered boards, boards are worn, spine split, front board loose but still holding, lacks multi folding frontis but other 4 plates present, roughcut pages, a Good reading copy of this Scarce title. Presumed First edition, ppxii, 144, b&w plates. View more info

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Millport Pier Album.

By: Chisholm, Alastair.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: St Maura Press: 1992

Seller ID: 006362

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet in illustrated covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp60, with b&w illustrations and map. An illustrated history of some aspects of piers and shipping on Great Cumbrae. View more info

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The Schooner: Its Design and Development from 1600 to the Present

By: David R. MacGregor

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Chatham: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004651

ISBN: 1861760205

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 192, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout, index. This work is a comprehensive history of the development of the schooner from its emergence in Holland in the early years of the 17th century, right up to the present when the rig is experiencing a renaissance with luxury charter vessels. Though cargo-carrying was the main use to which schooners were put in Britain, America and Canada, there were also fishing schooners, pilot boats, Baltimore clippers, shallops, colonial schooners, naval schooners and yachts.... View more info

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Catalogue of the Museum of Fisheries & Shipping.

By: Fay, J.B.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Hull, 1948.: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 726

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition with some shelf wear; First edition, pp 48, full page b&w illustrations. A catalogue of maritime items kept in the Museum of Fisheries & Shipping in Hull. S6. View more info

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Coasters: An Illustrated History.

By: Fenton, Roy.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007110

ISBN: 1848320876

Condition: As New


Hardback, As New, with dustwrapper, As New, 24 cm x 27cm. With index. John Masefield s dirty British coaster with a salt-caked smoke stack, butting through the Channel in the mad March days has become a ship type of universal appeal, both for its simple, functional beauty and its faithful toil before the advent of universal road haulage. In this new book a collection of more than 300 photographs has been drawn together to tell the story of the development of the steam and diesel coasters, which originated mainly in the UK and the Netherlands. The term coaster embraces a huge range of types i... View more info

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Shipwrecks of North East Scotland: 1444 - 1990.

By: Ferguson, David M.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press, 1991. 0080412173: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 600

ISBN: 0080412173

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very Good, First Edition, pp xii, 148, b&w illustrations, List of Illustrations, Introduction, Maps, Appendices, Bibliography, Index of Ships Wrecked, Index.Shipwrecks of North East Scotland describes shipwreck from earliest times to the present day when modern technology has all but eliminated shipping losses. S7. View more info

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Cargo Liners: An Illustrated History.

By: Greenway, Ambrose.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 007109

ISBN: 1848321295

Condition: As New


Large softcover, 24cm x 26cm, As New. With b&w illustrations and index. For 100 years, between 1850 and 1950, the cargo liner grew to dominate the world's trade routes, providing regular services that merchants, shippers and importers could rely on; they carried much of the world's higher value manufactured goods and raw materials and their services spread to most corners of the world. They were the tool of the world's first phase of globalization. This new book, evocatively illustrated with a magnificent collection of more than 300 photographs, begins with the establishment of routes aroun... View more info

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From Ocean Liner to Cruise Ship: The Marine Art of Harley Crossley

By: Harley Crossley

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Amberley Publishing: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004576

ISBN: 1848689268

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 117, colour illustrations throughout, index. Harley Crossley paints for the major shipping lines, with his work adorning many cruise ships. View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1979.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1979

Seller ID: 005249

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine and right hand bottom corner, otherwise in Very Good condition. 92nd yearly edition, pp1332. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. Lloyd's Register's Tonnage Measurement Service for Official Registration of British Yachts. Yacht services. With supplement booklet 1979. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRS... View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1978.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1980

Seller ID: 005248

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 91st yearly edition, pp1332. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. Yacht services. With two supplement booklets 1978. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE... View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1965.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1965

Seller ID: 005230

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 78th yearly edition, pp1366. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. Yacht services. Advertising pages. 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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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1980.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1980

Seller ID: 005231

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 93rd yearly edition, pp1384. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Flag Booklet 1971 edition, register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. Yacht services. Includes supplemental booklet containing alterations and additions 1980. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR U... View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1972.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1972

Seller ID: 005229

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 85th yearly edition, pp1478. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. 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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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1963.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1963

Seller ID: 005268

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 76tth yearly edition, pp1225 and 31 pages of advertising. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. Yacht services. Advertising pages. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE... View more info

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Mauretania.

By: Jordan, Humphrey.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton.: 1936

Seller ID: 003361

Condition: Very Good


With tipped in Ex Libris label name plate with previous owner's typed name, slight shelf wear and marking otherwise in Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations, appendices and index. Frontispiece illustration of the Mauretania in cruising trim. Landfalls and departures of twenty-five years. View more info

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Down to the Sea: The Fishing Schooners of Gloucester

By: Joseph E. Garland

Price: £15.00

Publisher: David R Godine: 2000

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004639

ISBN: 1567921418

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear and original price sticker on rear cover and inside front cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second edition, pp xiv, 224, b&w illustrations throughout, bibliography, index. View more info