Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

388 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.

THE LINCOLN GUNBOATS
Written by J.K. Murphy.
Stock no. 1818409
Published by Schoolhouse Publishing. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

American Civil War. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 0953523500. Minor mark to front board.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

THE EVENTFUL HISTORY OF THE MUTINY AND PIRATICAL SEIZURE OF HMS BOUNTY ITS CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES
Written by John Barrow.
Stock no. 1818299
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Fine condition.

Pictorial cloth boards with brown title block and gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps. Second printing. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase which is slightly faded at open edge.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE RIDDLE OF JUTLAND: AN AUTHENTIC HISTORY
Written by Langhorne Gibson; J.E.T. Harper.
Stock no. 1818298
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1934. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed, graphic story of the greatest naval battle since Trafalgar, compiled with the help of the official documents of both Germany and England. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Fourteen diagrams to rear pocket. Browning to text block and endpapers. All diagrams present in rear pocket. Blue dustwrapper is browned especially to spine and front vertical edge with a few small marks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £95.00 Enquire about this book

SWEPT CHANNELS
Written by Taffrail; H. Taprell Dorling.
Stock no. 1818297
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition.

Navy blue cloth. White titles. B/w photos. 388 pages. Being An Account of the Work of the Minesweepers in the Great War. SINGED by the author with dedication to free front endpaper. Spine browned - title and publisher to spine faded. Top & tail of spine worn with nicks to cloth. Rubbing to corners and front board. Rear board unevenly faded. Foxing throughout, heavy in places.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

FIND AND DESTROY: ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE IN WORLD WAR I
Written by Dwight R. Messimer.
Stock no. 1818295
Published by Naval Institute Press. 2001. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Examining the weapons, tactics, and organization of all the belligerents during the war, viewing them within the context of political, economic, and military circumstances. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1557504474. Second printing. Ppictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE ZEEBRUGGE RAID
Written by Philip Warner.
Stock no. 1818294
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718300564. Blacked out inscription to front pastedown (neat). Minor foxspots to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is crinkled and repaired to rear with clear tape.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

SURRENDERED: SOME NAVAL WAR SECRETS
Written by A.S. Griffiths.
Stock no. 1818293
1st 1925. Very good condition.

Recollections of the 10th Cruiser Squadron. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt titles, flag to front. B/w plates. 246 pages. A few small marks to boards. Endpapers browned and pale foxing to prelims.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

THE DOVER PATROL 1915-1917 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by R.H. Bacon.
Stock no. 1818292
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Navy cloth boards, gilt title to spines. 101 b/w illustrations, 12 charts and 21 plans and diagrams, some folding. A few scuff marks to boards, corners rubbed. Front joint pulled and front endpaper missing in volume I. Neat name in ink to front pastedown. Scattered foxspots to contents.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £48.00 Enquire about this book

WHO KILLED SURCOUF?
Written by George Young.
Stock no. 1818289
Published by George Young. 3rd 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Third Edition. The untold story of the occupation of the Islands of St. Pierre and Miguelon by Free French forces under General de Gaulle at the instigation of Winston Churchill, in defiance of the wishes of Canada and the USA. This was followed by the mysterious loss of the giant French Cruiser/Submarine Surcouf... Blue cardwraps. B/w photos. 103 pages. ISBN: 0920454062. SIGNED by the author with dedication to verso of front endpaper. Matching card dustwrapper slightly faded at spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

THE CONCISE STORY OF THE DOVER PATROL
Written by R.H. Bacon.
Stock no. 1818288
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1932. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 25 b/w illustrations and charts and 12 diagrams. Heavy foxing throughout.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

GRAF SPEE'S RAIDERS: CHALLENGE TO THE ROYAL NAVY, 1914-1915
Written by Keith Yates.
Stock no. 1818287
Published by Leo Cooper. 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

How early in World War I, Spee and his gallant men gave the Imperial German Navy the confidence to challenge the Royal Navy's long-held supremacy at sea. Includes material on several German and British ship and squadron commanders and provides a detailed overview of the opening months of the war in the Indian, Atlantic, and Pacific Oceans. Blue cloth spine with silver title, turquoise paper boards. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0850524512. Second printing. Rear panel of dustwrapper lightly scuffed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND
Written by John Buchan.
Stock no. 1818286
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Paperwraps stapled booklet. B/w photos and fold-out plan. 44 pages. Staple binding has rusted and thus the covers detached, contents still tight. Covers scuffed and rubbed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £30.00 Enquire about this book