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Ships and Sailing

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1 SYMBOLS AND ABBREVIATIONS USED ON ADMIRALTY CHARTS Chart 5011 (Int 1) Edition 1 1991
U K Hydrographic Office 1991 Paperback Very Good 
1a.16 Cautionary note written in biro top corner of front cover. ; Reprinted 1995. Index. Stapled binding. 250gms weight; Charts & Tables; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 76 pages 
Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
2 VOYAGE OF A CENTURY Photo Collection of NYK Ships
1985 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
In slipcase. Index. Produced by Nippon Yusen Kaisha to commemorate the centenary of the company's shipping operation. List of ships from establishment in 1885 to August 1945 engine and historical notes, list of ships from 1945 to 1985. Colour illustrations with specifications. 900gms weight ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 322 pages 
Price: 285.25 AUD
 
 
3 Andrews, Graeme FIGHTING SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND 1973-1974. an Historian Book
Sydney Regency House Publishers 1973 Revised Edition Softcover Very Good 
Wear to side edge of back cover; Illustrates and profiles vessels in both Australian and New Zealand navies. 280gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
4 Ashley, Mike (Ed) The Mammoth Book of Men O'War : Stories from the Glory Days of Sail
New York Carroll & Graf Publishers 1999 0786706961 / 9780786706969 Mass Market Paperbac As New 
New collection of classic seafaring stories. A new book, remainder copy. 496p; Remainder; 12mo 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
5 Aston, Paul TRUE SEA STORIES
London Siena 1998 0752528300 / 9780752528304 Paperback Very Good 
Weight 260 grms ; Giant Books; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 346 pages 
Price: 11.35 AUD
 
 
6 Atterbury, Paul ENGLISH RIVERS AND CANALS.
London Artus Books 1995 1856051714 / 9781856051712 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Index. Eight chapters with maps explore a different region of vast inland waterways and canals, once a major form of transport, now a tourist delight. 850gms weight; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 152 pages 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 
 
7 Bawlf, Samuel THE SECRET VOYAGE OF SIR FRANCIS DRAKE
London Penguin Books Ltd 2004 0141005912 / 9780141005911 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Index, notes and bibliography Whilst circumnavigating the globe in 1577 was Drake on another secret mission? 300 grams weight. ; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 400 pages 
Price: 26.20 AUD
 
 
8 Beardow, Keith Volvo Penta Aquamatic Boat Engine
U K David & Charles 1980 0715380001 / 9780715380000 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
History of the invention of inboard outboard boat engine manufactured by Volvo Penta. Plenty of technical information for aquamatic engine owners tables of technical date from p145 - 220. ; B&W Illustrations; 226 pages 
Price: 21.50 AUD
 
 
9 Berlitz, Charles THE BERMUDA TRIANGLE
London Book Club 1976 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Creases on jacket; Reprint 1981. Bibliography,125gms weight ; Book Club Edition; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 206 pages 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 
 
10 Blandford, Percy W Handbook of Practical Boat Repairs Covers all Types of Boats, from Canoes to Yachts, Including Aluminium, Fiberglass and Ferroconcrete!
Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, U. S. A. Tab Books 1975 0830647880 / 9780830647880 Paperback Very Good+ 
Looks unread. Index. First printing August, 1975. 250gms weight; Tab Books; Vol. 788; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 13.50 AUD
 
 
11 Blandford, Percy W Sailing Dinghies of the World
London Ian Allan 1973 711003920 First Edition Soft Cover Good 
51/2"by 8" landscape softcover with dust jacket & flaps.128p. 250 entries to assist in the identification of dinghies throughout the world. Many photo and drawings. Crease to back cover at bottom corner.255gms weight ; 16mo 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
12 Bond, Bob, etc. COMPLETE BOOK OF SAILING A Guide to Boats, Equipment, Tides and Weather, Basic, Advanced and Competition Sailing
London Hamlyn 1990 0600569136 / 9780600569138 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Owner's name top edge of first page, top corners of jacket chipped. ; Index. Weight 1.25kg; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 8.88 AUD
 
 
13 Bond, Bob, etc. COMPLETE BOOK OF SAILING A Guide to Boats, Equipment, Tides and Weather, Basic, Advanced and Competition Sailing
London Hamlyn 1990 0600569136 / 9780600569138 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Index. Unclipped jacket. Comprehensive survey basics to competitive sailing. Weight 1.25kg; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 
 
14 Bowen, Frank C Ships for All
London Ward Lock 1952 Hard Cover Good in Good dust jacket 
256p, index, illustrated. Dustjacket is worn and torn at edges, foxing to page edges, text unaffected.500gms weight; 8vo 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 
 
15 Breen, Richard C The Joys of Boating and Other Tales
Victoria Richard C, Breen 1993 0646151037 / 9780646151038 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Signed by Author
98p, signed by author Anecdotes and misadventures with boats, all sizes. Faint crease to front cover where opened. ; 8vo ; Signed by Author 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
16 Brown, Stephen R SCURVY How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail
Melbourne Penguin Australia 2004 0143002643 / 9780143002642 Paperback Very Good+ 
Bibliography. History of scurvy and hunt for a treatment. 300gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages 
Price: 29.50 AUD
 
 
17 Burrows, Denys CLIPPER SHIP
Sydney Educational Press 1965 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Unclipped jacket. Adventure story for children based on a tea-clipper on Australia China run The Dauntless. 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
18 Carew, Edna FIRST PORT FUTURE PORT Celebrating 100 Years
Sydney Sydney Ports Corporation Hardcover Very Good+ 
Index. Celebrates 100 years and management of Sydney Harbour. 600gms weight; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 122 pages 
Price: 21.50 AUD
 
 
19 Chant, Christopher WARSHIPS OF THE 20 CENTURY (20TH CENTURY MILITARY SERIES)
Tiger Books 1996 1855018039 / 9781855018037 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Batchelor, John 
Index. 900gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
20 Chase, Owen The Wreck of the Whaleship Essex : a First-Hand Account of One of History's Most Extraordinary Maritime Disasters by Owen Chase, First Mate
London Headline 1999 0747274045 / 9780747274049 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
208p, glossary, illustrated. New Headline edition. Survivor's remarkable story of 90 days adrift after the Essex is sunk by a sperm whale, 480gms weight; 8vo 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 

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