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THE SHIPS OF TRAFALGAR: THE BRITISH, FRENCH AND SPANISH FLEETS OCTOBER 1805
Written by Peter Goodwin.
Stock no. 1822253
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The definitive guide to the British, French and Spanish ships at Trafalgar, 21 October 1805. Examining in detail each of the 73 ships which were present at the Battle of Trafalgar. Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations, b/w line drawings. 256 pages including index. ISBN: 1844860159. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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STEAM, STEEL & SHELLFIRE: THE STEAM WARSHIP 1815-1905
Written by Robert Gardiner; Andrew Lambert; et al.
Stock no. 1822252
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Conway's history of the Ship Series. Large format. B/w photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 0851775640. Base of spine bumped from shelf wear. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn.

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CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1860-1905
Written by Robert Gardiner; Roger Chesneau; Eugene M. Kolesnik; et al.
Stock no. 1822081
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0851771335. Light browning to text block and endpapers. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded and is scuffed.

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BRITISH WARSHIPS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Written by Alan Ravan; John Roberts.
Stock no. 2134867
Published by Conway Maritime Press. Circa 1971. Almost very good condition.

Large format. A folio of authentic scale plans. First Series. Including Rodney, Royal Oak, Warspite, Renown, Repulse, Ajax, London, Manchester, Sussex, Ariadne, Onslow, and Lance. ISBN: 0851770215. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Contents are still very good.

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THE SHIP OF THE LINE (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Brian Lavery.
Stock no. 1819114
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Volume I: The development of the battlefleet 1650-1850. Volume II: Design, construction and fittings. B/w illustrations. Vol I is first edition 1983, vol II is first edition 1984. Text block browned with foxing to top edge. Pictorial dustwrappers are browned across the top edge and spine. Slight odour present (cigarettes?).

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MERCHANT SAILING SHIPS 1775-1815
Written by David R. MacGregor.
Stock no. 2132431
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 1985. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Sovereignty of Sail. The first of a three-part history of merchant shipping. Revised and expanded edition. Large format. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. 224 pages includes index. ISBN: 0851773230. Slight bumped spine and very light page-edge browning else fine. Wrapper browned at top edge.

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MORE MINIATURE MERCHANT SHIPS: THE NEW GUIDE TO WATERLINE SHIP MODELLING IN 1/1200 SCALE
Written by John Bowen.
Stock no. 1817703
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Specially drawn ship plans and essential modelling techniques for 1/1200-scale merchant vessels. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos & diagrams. ISBN: 0851779360.

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THE LAST TALL SHIPS
Written by Georg Kahre.
Stock no. 2130108
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gustaf Erikson and the Aland Sailing Fleets 1872-1947. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851771343. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with nicks to corners; faded to spine.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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THE SAILING NAVY LIST: ALL THE SHIPS OF THE ROYAL NAVY - BUILT, PURCHASED AND CAPTURED - 1688-1860
Written by David Lyon.
Stock no. 2125288
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The first complete and authoritative list of ships, derived from official sources. Organised by type and class. Details of dimensions, tonnage, armament, building data and fates. Complete ship name index. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. xv and 367 pages including index. ISBN: 085177864X. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased with faded spine.

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