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MARINE AIRCRAFT OF THE 1914-1918 WAR
Written by Heinz J. Nowarra; Bruce Robertson; Peter G. Cooksley.
Stock no. 2126107
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Fold-out line drawings of aircraft. Damp spotting and marks to covers. Contents are still very good. Some page edge browning. Wrapper is creased with edge-chips and nicks; some grubby marks, minimal loss.

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NELSON'S SHIPS A TRAFALGAR TRIBUTE
Written by Derek Gardner; Ian Collins. Illustrated by Derek Gardner.
Stock no. 2126085
Published by David Messum Fine Art. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Paintings and descriptive text by Derek Gardner. The life and work of Derek Gardner by Ian Collins. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1903438802. A few white marks to covers. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; a few marks.

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AMERICAN MARITIME PAINTINGS OF JOHN STOBART
Written by John Stobart; Frank O. Braynard; Robert P. Davis.
Stock no. 2126077
Published by Dutton. 1st USA 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Blue cloth, silver titles. Foreword by Braynard. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0525933557. Light fading to cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; browned to spine.

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THE MARITIME PAINTINGS OF MONTAGUE DAWSON
Written by Ron Ranson. Illustrated by Montague Dawson.
Stock no. 2126058
Published by David & Charles. 1ST 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Packed with superb colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0715300458. Light bumping to a couple of corners. A few small marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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BRITISH NAVAL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1912
Written by Owen G. Thetford.
Stock no. 1816304
Published by Putnam. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The first complete reference book to all the aircraft ever flown in regular service by the Naval Wing of the Royal Flying Corps, the Royal Naval air Service and the Fleet Air Arm. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Text block slightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and laminate cover starting to chip.

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THE QUEST FOR THE NORTHWEST PASSAGE
Written by Glyn Williams.
Stock no. 2126044
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Fine condition.

Blue/green pictorial boards. Endpapers are maps. Colour plates. 614 pages. Slip case is better than very good; a few marks and light scuffs.

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IN THE HEART OF THE SEA: THE EPIC TRUE STORY THAT INSPIRED MOBY DICK
Written by Nathaniel Philbrick.
Stock no. 1816285
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The sinking of the whaling ship Essex by an enraged spermwhale in the Pacific in 1820. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0002570572. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page.

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EREBUS THE STORY OF A SHIP
Written by Michael Palin.
Stock no. 2125830
Published by Hutchinson. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Dark orange boards, white title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847948137. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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LIVERPOOL SHIPPING
Written by George Chandler.
Stock no. 2125820
Published by Phoenix House. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A repository of fact and detail as well as a continuous narrative. Suiting the needs, not only of the enthusiast, but anyone with an interest in Liverpool. B/w photos. Bumping to spine and corners. A few small marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; wear to edges; minimal loss.

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SOUTH COAST CRUISING FROM THE THAMES TO PENZANCE
Written by Charles Pears.
Stock no. 2125806
Published by Edward Arnold & Co.. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vignette. With Charts and Sailing Directions. Uneven browning to covers. Corners are bumped. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and margin marks. Wrapper is heavily browned with tears and chips; loss to top and tail of spine and corners; creased.

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MODERN HISTORY OF WARSHIPS
Written by William Hovgaard.
Stock no. 1816206
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 1971. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Comprising a Discussion of Present Standpoint and Recent War Experiences. For the use of students of naval construction, naval constructors, naval officers, and other interested in naval matters. First published in 1920, this is the new impression. An expansion of material given in a series of lectures at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and begins by describing the development of warships from the early nineteenth century to 1919. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Green ribbon page marker. B/w sketches. Top edge green. ISBN: 0851770401. Boards clean. Text block browned. A few scattered foxspots mainly to endpapers. Dustwrapper is browned and grubby.

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WARSHIP 1991
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 2125733
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An annual publication devoted to the design, development and service history of the world's combat ships. This is volume XV. Includes: The Last Manila Galleon; The Armoured Cruiser USS Brookllyn; British 'M' Class Destroyers; The Father of the Flat-Top?; Inter-War French Submarine Development; Anti-Aircraft Gunnery in the Imperial Japanese Navy; Japanese Naval Air Power; Japanese Oxygen Torpedoes; The Leningrad Class; Romanian Minelaying Operations; Swedish Tre Kroner Class Cruisers; Albacore; Warship Notes; and The Naval Year in Review. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851775829. Fading along a couple of cover edges. Grubby marks and some foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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