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MUTINY ON THE GLOBE THE FATAL VOYAGE OF SAMUEL COMSTOCK
Written by Thomas Farel Heffernan.
Stock no. 2127034
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc. 1st 2002. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Looking back at the Mutiny in January 1824 of the successful Nantucket whaling ship the Globe. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0747559023. Damp mark to base of spine. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with damp mark to bottom of spine.

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LIFE AMONG THE PIRATES
Written by David Cordingly.
Stock no. 2127033
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Romance and the Reality. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0316911488. Some edge-creasing to wrapper, which also has a faded spine.

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BRISTOL'S FLOATING HARBOUR: THE FIRST 200 YEARS
Written by Peter Malpass; Andy King.
Stock no. 2127020
Published by Redcliffe Press Ltd.. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781906593285. Light creasing to a couple of corners.

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THE FLOATING HARBOUR A LANDSAPE HISTORY OF BRISTOL CITY DOCKS
Written by John Lord; Jem Southam.
Stock no. 2127018
Published by The Redcliffe Press. 1st 1983. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Library binding - appears to be a paperback copy made into a hardback. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905459687. Ex-Lib. with usual plates and stamps etc. Contents are generally still very good.

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IOWA CLASS BATTLESHIPS THEIR DESIGN, WEAPONS & EQUIPMENT
Written by Robert F. Sumrall. Illustrated by Tom Walkowiak.
Stock no. 2127007
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851774792. Small brown stain to outer page edges, sometimes going through to page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning and a a faded spine.

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THE RECORD BREAKERS
Written by Leo Villa; Tony Gray.
Stock no. 2126886
Published by Paul Hamlyn. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Sir Malcolm and Donald Campbell, land and water speed kings of the 20th century. By Leo Villa who was mechanic to the Campbells. Bumping to spine. Foxing along cover edges. Wrapper is price-cut with large tear to front panel; other smaller chips.

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BOATBUILDING METHODS
Written by Peter Cook.
Stock no. 2126849
Published by Adlard Coles. 1971. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Packed with the kind of information the amateur needs to know, this book covers many of the methods and techniques involved in boatbuilding in wood. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0229974988. Spotting to covers. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and edges.

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THE SMUGGLERS' CENTURY THE STORY OF SMUGGLING ON THE ESSEX COAST, 1730-1830
Written by Hervey Benham.
Stock no. 2126508
Published by Essex Record Office. 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0900360674. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.

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EAST COAST PASSAGE THE VOYAGE OF A THAMES SAILING BARGE
Written by D.H. Clarke. Illustrated by Graham Humphreys.
Stock no. 2126498
Published by Longman. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red/brown cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0582103746. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper is price-cut with some creasing and chipping; a little loss.

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HALF A GALE
Written by Michael Frostick.
Stock no. 2126496
Published by Kenneth Mason. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Michael Frost's 35 years enchantment with an East Coast fishing smack. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0859372634. Some surface paper to edge of front cover (appears to be front verso of wrapper). Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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MANX SLAVE TRADERS
Written by Frances Wilkins.
Stock no. 1816378
Published by Wyre Forest Press. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

The story of the Manx people who participated in the eighteenth century slave trade as merchants, shipowners, captains, officers, surgeons and ordinary sailors. Large format. Matt boards with blue titles. B/w maps. ISBN: 1897725132. SIGNED by the author to free front endpaper.

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NELSON'S NAVY
Written by Brian Lavery; Patrick O'Brian.
Stock no. 2126344
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1990. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Revised Edition. Large format. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. The ships, men and organisation 1793-1815. Foreword by Patrick O'Brian. ISBN: 0851775217. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little fading along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; some score marks; faded to spine.

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