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THE SEVEN YEARS WAR
Written by Julian S. Corbett.
Stock no. 1815557
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

A Study in British Combined Strategy. Introduction by Jeremy Black. Blue pictorial cloth boards with black title label to spine with gilt title. Blue endpapers depict map of North-Western Europe. Colour & b/w illustrations. Top edge blue. Spine and corners rubbed. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase in fine condition.

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FIGHTING THE GREAT WAR AT SEA: STRATEGY, TACTICS AND TECHNOLOGY
Written by Norman Friedman.
Stock no. 1815546
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

How the naval part of the First World War was fought - about what the navies (and their governments) expected, about what limited them and about the many surprises they encountered. Large format. Plum cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 416 pages including index. ISBN: 9781848321892.

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BATTLESHIP AND CRUISER AIRCRAFT OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY 1910-1949
Written by William T. Larkins.
Stock no. 1815545
Published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd.. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A thorough study of the history, development and service of floatplanes carried on battleships and cruisers documenting a long neglected subject in over 400 photographs. Large format. Grey cloth boards with light grey titles. Marbled endpapers. B/w photos. 272 pages including index. ISBN: 0764300881.

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SQUARE-RIGGER DAYS
Written by C.W. Domville-Fife.
Stock no. 2124221
Published by Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. Autobiographies of Sail. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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KING'S CUTTERS THE REVENUE SERVICE AND THE WAR AGAINST SMUGGLING
Written by Graham Smith.
Stock no. 2124220
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1s 1983. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851772919.

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SQUARE RIGGED SAILING SHIPS
Written by David R. MacGregor.
Stock no. 2124219
Published by Argus Books. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Compact history of the square rigger. ISBN: 0852425163. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE PASSAGE MAKERS
Written by Michael K. Stammers.
Stock no. 2124214
Published by Teredo Books. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

120 plates with 22 in colour. The story of the Liverpool Black Ball Line. ISBN: 090366206X. SIGNED by author to half-title page. This is a Review Copy. Wrapper is edge-creased with repaired tear to bottom of spine; fading to spine.

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HUMBER KEELS AND KEELMEN
Written by Fred Schofield.
Stock no. 2124212
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Captain Schofield writes from a lifetime's experience of the craft and of the men who sailed them. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0861380592. SIGNED by author, with Best Wishes to half-title page. Wrapper is very faded to spine.

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THE FORGOTTEN TRADE
Written by Nigel Tattersfield.
Stock no. 2124207
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Comprising the log of the Daniel and Henry of 1700 and Accounts of the Slave Trade from the Minor Ports of England, 1698-1725. With a foreword by John Fowles. ISBN: 0224029150. Pages are browned. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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SHIPS' FIGUREHEADS
Written by Peter Norton.
Stock no. 2124206
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Figureheads have their origins in pre-historic times and, possibly only after the mast, are the most familiar feature of ships to those who do not go to sea. B/w illustrations and photos. 142 pages plus 2 page index. ISBN: 071537253X. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has brown mark to front flap.

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THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER INTREPID
Written by John Roberts.
Stock no. 2124194
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

Anatomy of the Ship series. B/w photos and technical line diagrams. ISBN: 085177251X. Spine and cover edges are unevenly faded.

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THE SOVIET NAVY TODAY
Written by John E. Moore.
Stock no. 2124193
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0356083357. Some light spotting to covers. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with browned spine; old ink price to front flap.

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