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By Steppe, Desert, and Ocean: The Birth of Eurasia

By: Barry Cunliffe

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006630

ISBN: 0199689172

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, 3rd Impression, ppix, 530, colour illustrations throughout, index. 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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Ship Ahoy!! Nautical Notes for Ocean Travellers, with Charts and Diary.

By: Commander Bisset, J.G.P.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Charles Birchall: 0

Edition: 3rd Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003321

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with illustrated cloth covered boards, some light wear to edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. Signed and dedicated by the author, Staff Captain J.G.P Bisset of R.M.S. Berengaria, 1928. Bookplate of previous owner. b&w illustrations throughout with two fold out route maps to rear. View more info

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The Fortunate Isles: Study in African Transformation

By: Davidson, Basil

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1989

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004725

ISBN: 0091822718

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, signed and inscribed by author to Professor Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, General editor of the Oxford Studies in African Afairs, pp 221, b&w illustrations, maps, notes, references, thematic index. 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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Spice: The History of a Temptation

By: Jack Turner

Price: £15.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005488

ISBN: 000257067X

Condition: As New


Hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp xxxviii, 409, colour illustrations, index. In the ancient Egyptian temple of Dayr al-Bahri is preserved the earliest surviving representation of a merchant fleet. Date to around 1495 BC, rows of hieroglyphs record that the pharaoh Queen Hatshepsut sent the fleet one thousand nine hundred miles south to the land of Punt, a mysterious kingdom somewhere in the Horn of Africa, whence it returned in triumph with a priceless cargo of cinnamon. Yet cinnamon never grew there; it comes from the islands of Southeast Asia; the sca... View more info

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Cruising & Ocean Racing.

By: Martin, E.G. & Irving, John.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Seeley, Service & Co, 1943.: 1943

Seller ID: 730

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, Very Good condition, dust wrapper, in very good condition with some shelf wear, now in clear archival wrapper; 1943 edition, pp 592, over 500 b&w illustrations including diagrams on end papers, glossary & index. A richly illustrated guide of cruising and ocean racing. S6. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

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The Railway Magazine One volume of six magazines, 1919.

By: The Railway Magazine.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: The Railway Magazine: 1919

Seller ID: 005828

Condition: Very Good


One Hardback volume of six magazines with some shelf wearand bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. SCARCE. In blue cloth covered boards with black lettering. With b&w illustrations. With index. The Railway Magazine, set of one volume of six magazines January to June 1919. With pp408. Each magazine has a frontispiece illustration: Facing page one: GWR: Express Locomotive: 'La France' no. 102, built in 1903. (Pull-out page). Facing page 69: The RMSP Co's Steamship 'Arlanza off the coast of Madeira. (pull-out page) Facing page: 137: London and South Western Railway. Doubl... View more info

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British Ocean Tramps.

By: Thomas, P. N.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Waine Research Publications.: 1998

Seller ID: 005481

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, in Very Good condition, complete with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations and diagrams,one colour picture of the Wanstead. With index. View more info

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Great Passenger Ships 1910 -1920.

By: William H. Miller.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The History Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005165

ISBN: 0752456636

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition, with b&w and colour illustrations. First edition. About the book: It was an age of evolution, when size and speed were almost the ultimate considerations. Bigger was said to be better, and ship owners were not exempted from the prevailing mood, while the German four-stackers of 1897-06 and then Cunard's brilliant Mauretania & Lusitania of 1907 led the way to larger and grander liners. White Star Line countered by 1911 with the Olympic, her sister Titanic, and a near-sister, the Britannic. The French added the France while Cunard took delivery of the beloved A... View more info