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The Grand Junction Canal & Connections - a reproduction of Charles Smith's Map of 1810
1 The Grand Junction Canal & Connections - a reproduction of Charles Smith's Map of 1810
Stoke on Trent Cartographics 1993 Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Fold-out reproduction map from the original in the collection of R. Dean, measuring approx 30 x 54 cm- 4 miles to an inch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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International Marine Safety Directory, Allen, Richard (editor)
2 Allen, Richard (editor) International Marine Safety Directory
Redhill, Surrey Industrial & Marine Publications Ltd 1984 0861081218 / 9780861081219 Annual Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
Straightforward guide to names and addresses of interest to all associated with marine safety matters. Some light tanning to page edges else a clean, glossy copy - 100 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Jane's Merchant Shipping Review, Ambrose, A. J.
3 Ambrose, A. J. Jane's Merchant Shipping Review
London Jane's 1983 0710602618 / 9780710602619 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Examines the growth and optimism in the world cruising market and explains the problems facing the big tanker and bulk carrier operators; surveys the ever changing European ferry scene, and discusses the marine salvage and ocean towage business east of Suez. A clean, crisp hardback illustrated with b.w. photographs and diagrams. 159 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Jane's Freight Containers, 1984, Anon
4 Anon Jane's Freight Containers, 1984
London Jane's Information Group, Incorporated 1984 0710607903 / 9780710607904 Sixteenth Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Folio 
A very good, clean copy in very good unclipped jacket. 629 pages including index. "An international survey of container and roll-on/roll-off operations. " Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 52.50 GBP
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Tall Ships : 32 Fine Art Postcards, Anon
5 Anon Tall Ships : 32 Fine Art Postcards
London Studio Editions 1995 1860690408 / 9781860690402 First Edition Card Covers Near Fine Oblong 
A fine art postcard book of 32 pictures - 2 each of 16 designs - all of old galleons and tall ships. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Powered Ships : The Beginnings, Armstrong, Richard
6 Armstrong, Richard Powered Ships : The Beginnings
London Ernest Benn 1975 0510126111 / 9780510126117 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair - Repaired 8vo 
Clean, bright copy with someloss/repair to rear of an unclipped d/w. Relates how the early pioneers of steam travel faced ignorance and prejudice with a kind of reforming determination. 144 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Mayday!: Preserving Life from Shipwreck Off Cornwall, Bird, Sheila
7 Bird, Sheila Mayday!: Preserving Life from Shipwreck Off Cornwall
Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, United Kingdom Ex Libris Press 1991 0948578319 / 9780948578311 First Edition Card Covers Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The history of sea rescue in Cornwall from the earliest days. 231pp. A very good clean copy illustrated with black & white photographs. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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Lloyd's Register of Shipping 1760-1960, Blake, George
8 Blake, George Lloyd's Register of Shipping 1760-1960
Crawley, Sussex Lloyd's Register of Shipping 1960 Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Knight, David 
Clean, square hardback protected with a plastic jacket. Beige boards with front cover/spine mostly sunned ( see photo ). The history of one of the most unique organisations in the world. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Merchant Ships and Shipping, Blocksidge, Ernest W.
9 Blocksidge, Ernest W. Merchant Ships and Shipping
London Ernest Benn 1933 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
1930's book written for the builder's and operators of merchant ships and covering the scope of this vast subject. Some pencil underlining. Square, tight hardback copy in jacket which shows signs of shelfwear and small loss to head of spine. Previous owner's details pencil on front pastedown. 259pp. Contains 32 b/w illustrations. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Stephen of Linthouse : A Record of Two Hundred Years of Shipbuilding 1750-1950, Carvel, John L.
10 Carvel, John L. Stephen of Linthouse : A Record of Two Hundred Years of Shipbuilding 1750-1950
Glasgow, Scotland Alexander Stephen and Sons Ltd 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A new and up-to-date record to celebrate the bicentenary of the famous Scottish shipbuilding company. Clean, square copy interspersed with numerous plates. Dustwrapper protected in a plastic jacket - 211 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Giant Liners Of The World, Cary, Alan L.
11 Cary, Alan L. Giant Liners Of The World
London Sampson Low, Marston & Co 1936 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Commentary, statistics and photographs for the sixty largest of the world's mercantile ships that have yet been built. Internally clean copy with boards showing some shelfwear/faded lettering with sunning to spine - 144 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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Coastal Shipping - The Twilight Years, Collard, Ian
12 Collard, Ian Coastal Shipping - The Twilight Years
Stroud, Gloucestershire Tempus Publishing 2004 0752417681 / 9780752417684 Reprint Soft Cover As New 4to 
Photographic history of the traditional coastal vessels of the British Isles which were replaced in the 1960's with the development of roll-on/roll-off ships. A clean, crisp paperback which appears unread. 128 pages. Illustrated throughout with b.w. photographs. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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Shaw Savill & Albion; The Post War Fortunes Of A Shipping Empire, de Kerbrech, Richard P.
13 de Kerbrech, Richard P. Shaw Savill & Albion; The Post War Fortunes Of A Shipping Empire
London Conway Maritime Press 1986 0851773931 / 9780851773933 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Seeks to span the post-war development of the company after WW2 , in which it lost 13 vessels, the rebuilding programme, and Shaw Savill's faith in the motorship and the developments in the marine diesel. Clean large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 178 pages including an appendix, bibliography and index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Observer's Book of Ships, Dodman, Frank E.
14 Dodman, Frank E. The Observer's Book of Ships
London Frederick Warne & Co 1964 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Observer's Books No 15. A square, tight clean hardback which lacks a dustwrapper. 192 pages including index. 16 colour & 16 b/w plates + line drawings. Information on the many types of ships - warships, merchantmen, sailing yachts, fishing and harbour craft etc as well as on miscellaneous craft ancient and modern. Print line 1604.664 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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The Observer's Book of Ships, Dodman, Frank E.
15 Dodman, Frank E. The Observer's Book of Ships
London Frederick Warne & Co 1961 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Fair - Repaired 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Observer's Books No 15. A square, tight clean hardback in tatty jacket which has been repaired internally with tape. 191 pages including index. 16 colour & 16 b/w plates + line drawings. Information on the many types of ships - warships, merchantmen, sailing yachts, fishing and harbour craft etc as well as on miscellaneous craft ancient and modern. Print line 575.861 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Elements and Practice of Marine Insurance, Dover, Victor
16 Dover, Victor Elements and Practice of Marine Insurance
London H. F. & G. Witherby 1951 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
The eminent authority in the field of insurance education presents this guide to the fundamentals of Law and Practice of Marine Insurance. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear and minor losses - 148 pages plus a table of cases cited and an index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 32.50 GBP
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The First Fleet : The Real Story, Frost, Alan
17 Frost, Alan The First Fleet : The Real Story
ReadHowYouWant 2011 1459624947 / 9781459624948 Large Print Soft Cover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Draws on hundreds of previously neglected records in examining the ships and supplies, passengers and behind-the-scenes discussions of the convoy of eleven ships carrying about 1,400 people from England to Botany Bay. Clean, bright, LARGE PRINT format paperback which appears unread - 384 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Passage to America : Celebrated European Visitors in Search of the American Adventure, Gloria Dek
18 Gloria Dek Passage to America : Celebrated European Visitors in Search of the American Adventure
London & New York I. B. Tauris 2013 1780760752 / 9781780760759 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Brings the surprising encounters of European travellers beautifully to life. Clean, square, unread hardback in a d/w - 280 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Marine Insurance - a Handbook, Gow, William
19 Gow, William Marine Insurance - a Handbook
London Macmillan 1931 Fifth Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo 
Fifth Edition revised by D. King-Page. With a Chapter on War Risks by F.H. Carey. Very good clean hardback in brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. 484 pages. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Flying over Water = Volar Damunt L'Aigua, Greenaway, Peter
20 Greenaway, Peter Flying over Water = Volar Damunt L'Aigua
London Merrell Holberton 1997 1858940338 / 9781858940335 First Edition Card Covers Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
A book about the hopes, ambitions and aprocryphal successes, and the ultimate ubiquitous failure, of the impossible dream of flying - all gathered around the central figure of Icarus. Clean copy in large flaps - 112 pages including index. Accompanied the exhibition held at the Fundacio Joan Miro, 1997. Text in English and Spanish. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 18.50 GBP
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