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THE EVENTFUL HISTORY OF THE MUTINY AND PIRATICAL SEIZURE OF HMS BOUNTY ITS CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES
Written by John Barrow; Stephen W. Roskill.
Stock no. 2134241
Published by Folio Society. 1976. Very good condition.

Edited and with an Introduction by Captain Stephen W. Roskill. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Gilt compass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Top edge blue. Spine is browned. Foxing to endpapers. A few light smudge marks to title page. Slip case is not quite very good - has large split all way down one of the longest sides; some chipping; a few other smaller splits; a few chips and nicks.

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SUBMARINE NAVIGATION PAST AND PRESENT (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Alan H. Burgoyne.
Stock no. 2134128
Published by E.P. Dutton & Co.. 1903. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles to spines. B/w illustrations. Spines are foxed, bumping and wear to corners. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Tissue-guard to one frontis is torn; some chipping/creasing along edges of some pages.

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A NARRATIVE OF THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE
Written by Robert FitzRoy; David Stanbury.
Stock no. 1820659
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition.

Being passages from the Narrative written by Captain Robert FitzRoy, R.N., together with extracts from his logs, reports and letters; additional material from the diary and letters of Charles Darwin, notes from Midshipman Philip King and letters from Second Lieutenant Bartholomew Sulivan. Selected and edited by David Stanbury. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine lightly faded. Contained in publisher's slipcase in poor condition, being split across one end and spine.

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THE PRINCIPLES OF NAVIGATION
Written by E.W. Anderson.
Stock no. 1820534
Published by Hollis & Carter. 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The science of navigation as seen through navigoators, scientists and engineers. Helping the navigator to understand the true nature of his difficulties and the ways in which that have been tackled in other fields, and to assist the engineer to discover what is the problem that he has to solve. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams. Top edge blue. ISBN: 037000311X. Third impression. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and has a few marks to rear panel.

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JUTLAND: AN EYE-WITNESS ACCOUNT OF A GREAT BATTLE
Written by Stuart Legg.
Stock no. 2134012
Published by Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. The great sea battle off the west coast of Denmark on 31st May 1916 lasted little more than twelve hours. But the naval race between Britain and Germany that led up to it occupied sixteen intensive years of preparation. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few foxspots. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with nicks; browned to spine.

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ENSIGN 5: TOWN CLASS CRUISERS
Written by Alan Raven; John Roberts.
Stock no. 1820423
Published by Bivouac Books. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Diagrams. Colour fold-out pages to middle of book. ISBN: 0856800082. Covers lightly scuffed. Text block browned and with minor foxing.

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ENSIGN 8: RENOWN AND REPULSE
Written by Maurice Northcott.
Stock no. 1820421
Published by Battle of Britain Prints International Ltd.. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition.

Battleships. White pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and line drawings. Folding diagrams to center. 48 pages. ISBN: 0900913126. Light scuffing to covers. Small publisher's price label to front cover. Contents fine.

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MAN O' WAR 3: BATTLESHIPS RODNEY AND NELSON
Written by Alan Raven; John Roberts.
Stock no. 1820418
Published by Arms & Armour Press; R.S.V. Publishing Inc.. 1st 1979. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Many diagrams - a couple of fold-out ones to middle of book. ISBN: 0853682631. Covers creased and a little scuffed. Publisher's price sticker to rear cover. Contents clean.

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ENSIGN 1: KING GEORGE THE FIFTH CLASS BATTLESHIPS
Written by Alan Raven.
Stock no. 1820417
Published by Bivouac Books. 1st 1972. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Diagrams. Fold-out colour pages to middle of book. ISBN: 0856800023. Slight fading to front cover and a few minor grubby marks. Contents clean.

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BUILDING & DETAILING SCALE MODEL SHIPS
Written by Mike Ashey.
Stock no. 1820416
Published by Airlife. Very good condition.

The complete guide to building, detailing, scratchbuilding, and modifying scale model ships. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and a few colour. 111 pages including index. ISBN: 1853108316. Covers creased and rubbed at edges. Contents clean.

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HOW TO BUILD SCALE WARSHIP MODELS (VOLUME 1, 1989)
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820415
Published by Challenge Publications Inc.. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

From the Editors of Scale Ship Modeller. A magazine, pictorial paperwraps. B/w photos throughout, a few colour photos. 98 pages. Contents lightly browned.

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REGIA MARINA: ITALINA BATTLESHIPS OF WORLD WAR TWO A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Erminio Bagnasco; Mark Grossman.
Stock no. 1820405
Published by Pictorial Histories Publishing Company. 1989. Fine condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and line drawings. Fold-out colour center-spread and reference chart to rear. 74 pages. ISBN: 0933126751. Second printing.

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