Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

Conway Maritime Press

You are viewing all stock published by "Conway Maritime Press". We currently have 28 books by this publisher in stock.

Please be aware that many publishers change their name slightly over time and that our records show the exact name of the publisher at the time of publication.

28 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.

CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1860-1905
Written by Robert Gardiner; Roger Chesneau; Eugene M. Kolesnik; et al.
Stock no. 2129264
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0851771335. Light white mark along bottom edges of covers. Page browning and foxing to some pages. 'D' in black pencil crayon to rear pastedown.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £80.00 Enquire about this book

THE GOLDEN AGE OF SHIPPING THE CLASSIC MERCHANT SHIP 1900-1960
Written by Robert Gardiner; Ambrose Greenway; et al.
Stock no. 1817114
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Conway's history of the Ship Series. Large format. Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 0851775675. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

SEA CHARTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by John Blake.
Stock no. 1817101
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 2008. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A voyage of discovery around Britain & Ireland's coastline. Large format. ISBN: 1844860248. Top corners of boards bumped. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to front spine edge.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1947-1995
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 1816908
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Single volume, revised edition. Large format. B/w photos. The Western Powers. ISBN: 0851776051. Light, uneven fading to dustwrapper.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £70.00 Enquire about this book

THE MARINE ART OF GEOFF HUNT
Written by Geoff Hunt. Illustrated by Geoff Hunt.
Stock no. 2128590
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large Square format. Master painter of the Naval World of Nelson and Patrick O'Brian. Colour painting with descriptions setting them in historical context. ISBN: 0851779719. Some light wear along cover edges. Contents are fine. Wrapper has a few small nicks to edges.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £50.00 Enquire about this book

NELSON'S NAVY
Written by Brian Lavery; Patrick O'Brian.
Stock no. 2128522
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than 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 to top of spine. Contents are excellent! Edge-wear to wrapper, with a few small marks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

MODEL SHIPWRIGHT VOLUME 1 No. 1
Written by Arthur L. Tucker; John Bowen; et al.
Stock no. 2128444
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1972. Very good condition.

Autumn 1972. Edited by Bowen and Tucker. B/w photos and diagrams. Bumping and wear to spine and corners.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

CHAMPION OF SAIL
Written by David Walker.
Stock no. 2128041
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1986. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history of R.W. Leyland and his shipping line but also a general history of late 19th century ships and shipping. Dark red boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 191 pages includes index. ISBN: 0851774024. Wrapper edge just very slightly creased.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £24.00 Enquire about this book

MODERN HISTORY OF WARSHIPS
Written by William Hovgaard.
Stock no. 1816206
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 1971. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Comprising a Discussion of Present Standpoint and Recent War Experiences. For the use of students of naval construction, naval constructors, naval officers, and other interested in naval matters. First published in 1920, this is the new impression. An expansion of material given in a series of lectures at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and begins by describing the development of warships from the early nineteenth century to 1919. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Green ribbon page marker. B/w sketches. Top edge green. ISBN: 0851770401. Boards clean. Text block browned. A few scattered foxspots mainly to endpapers. Dustwrapper is browned and grubby.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

WARSHIP 1991
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 2125733
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An annual publication devoted to the design, development and service history of the world's combat ships. This is volume XV. Includes: The Last Manila Galleon; The Armoured Cruiser USS Brookllyn; British 'M' Class Destroyers; The Father of the Flat-Top?; Inter-War French Submarine Development; Anti-Aircraft Gunnery in the Imperial Japanese Navy; Japanese Naval Air Power; Japanese Oxygen Torpedoes; The Leningrad Class; Romanian Minelaying Operations; Swedish Tre Kroner Class Cruisers; Albacore; Warship Notes; and The Naval Year in Review. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851775829. Fading along a couple of cover edges. Grubby marks and some foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £17.00 Enquire about this book

CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1947-1982 PART II
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 2125470
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. The Warsaw Pact and Non-aligned Nations.. ISBN: 0851772781. Bumping to top corner of front cover. Wrapper is edge-creased and unevenly browned.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £38.00 Enquire about this book

CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1947-1982 PART I
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 2125468
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. The Western Powers. ISBN: 0851772250. Page edge browning. Wrapper has edge-creasing and some browning.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £28.00 Enquire about this book