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BRITISH STEAM TUGS
Written by P.N. Thomas. Illustrated by C.V. Waine.
Stock no. 1322466
Published by Waine Research Publications. 1997. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth boards, no titles. Colour & b/w illustrations and plans. ISBN: 0905184076. Yellow dustwrapper is a little grubby with a few small edge tears which are tape repaired on verso.

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BRITISH STEAM TUGS
Written by P.N. Thomas. Illustrated by C.V. Waine.
Stock no. 1823201
Published by Waine Research Publications. 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth boards, no titles. Colour & b/w illustrations and plans. ISBN: 0905184076. Reprint.

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THE BIRTH OF THE STEAMBOAT
Written by H. Philip Spratt.
Stock no. 2135962
Published by Charles Griffin & Company Limited. 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Small fade mark to base of spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a few marks and some scuffs.

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IRRAWADDY FLOTILLA
Written by Alister McCrae; Alan Prentice.
Stock no. 1822811
Published by James Paton Limited. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This story of river transport in Burma describes the historical background to the formation in 1852 of the Irrawaddy Flotilla: how four paddle steamers sent by the Bengal Marine to Burma for the prosecution of the second Burmese War were taken over by private enterprise in 1865 and became the foundation of the greatest river fleet the world has ever known. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0950606103. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners with a couple of small closed tears, spine is lightly faded.

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THE CLYDE PASSENGER STEAMER: ITS RISE AND PROGRESS DURING THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
Written by James Williamson.
Stock no. 1822367
Published by Spa Books. 1st thus 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the 'Comet' of 1812 to the 'King Edward' of 1901. Originally published in 1904, this facsimile edition reproduces the work complete and unabridged. Pale blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0907590195. Light browning to boards. Minor foxspots to text block. Faint pencil erasure marks to top of front endpaper. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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BY SEA TO THE CHANNEL ISLANDS: FROM PACKET BOATS AND STEAMERS TO RO-PAX AND CATAMARANS
Written by Richard Kirkman.
Stock no. 1819746
Published by Ferry Publications. 1st 2018. Fine condition.

Focusing on the main passenger routes from England, bringing freight services into the story as necessary. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781911268130.

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WHITE FUNNELS: THE STORY OF CAMPBELL'S STEAMERS 1946-68
Written by Chris Collard.
Stock no. 1819363
Published by Baron Birch. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

A evocation of a vanished era, a fight against change, of elemental drama and often accidental humour. Blue glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 086023570X. Corners lightly rubbed, boards slightly scuffed.

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SPECIAL EXCURSIONS WHITE FUNNELS VOLUME 2
Written by Chris Collard.
Stock no. 1819360
Published by Wheelhouse Books. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

The Story of Campbells Steamers 1919 - 1939. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0953427501.

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WAVERLEY THE GOLDEN JUBILEE
Written by Alan Robinson.
Stock no. 2130722
Published by Allan T. Condie; Waverley Excursions Ltd. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Celebration of Fifty years of the World's Last Sea-going Paddle Steamer. Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 1856380254. Wrapper spine is faded.

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PADDLE STEAMERS
Written by David L. Williams.
Stock no. 2130375
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. Glory Days Series. ISBN: 0711027722. Some fading to red title on spine.

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WAVERLEY PADDLER FOR A POUND
Written by Douglas McGowan.
Stock no. 2130059
Published by Tempus. 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0752428772.

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THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE STEAM PACKET
Written by John Shepherd.
Stock no. 2128552
Published by Ferry Publications. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Isle of Man Steam Packet Company. Large format. Cardwraps. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 1871947278. Creasing to cover corners. A few marks to outer page edges.

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