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True Glory/Royal Navy : Jutland to Today

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Hodder & Stoughton, Limited: 1995

Seller ID: E277

ISBN: 0340623012

Condition: Fine


xii,292pp, illus. throughout. A nice clean copy with a little wear to very top edge of d.j. and a n owners inscription View more info

Stalin's Silver : Sunk by a U-Boat in 1944, the World's Most Valuable Shipwreck Is Salvaged

By: Beasant, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Bloomsbury Publishing, Limited: 1995

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: G489

ISBN: 0747523444

Condition: Fine


216 pp. incl index. Colour and b/w photos, and appendices with correspondence. The sinking of the USS John Barry with a load of silver View more info

AN UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY OF THE MARINE

By: Falconer, William

Price: £850.00

Publisher: London, T.Cadell: 1769

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: N160

Condition: Fine


Unpaginated.[440pp]. Dedication page, Preface, Subscribers list.The scarce first edition which went to several issues.10 of 12 plates [lacks no 6 + 12] A Copious Explanation of the Technical Terms and Phrases employed in the Construction, Equipment, Furniture, Machinery, Movements and Military Operations of A Ship. Illustrated with Variety of Original Designs of Shipping, in different Situations; Together with separate Views of their Masts, Sails, Yards, and Rigging. To which is annexed, A Translation of the French Sea-Terms and Phrases, collected from the works of Mess. Du Hamel, Aubin, Saver... View more info

A NEW UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY OF THE MARINE

By: Falconer, William

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: London, T. Cadell and W.Davies: 1815

Seller ID: N131

Condition: Fine


Being, a Copious Explanation of the Technical Terms and Phrases usually employed in the Construction, Equipment, Machinery, Movements, and Military, as well as Naval Operations of Ships: With such parts of Astronomy, and Navigation, as will be found useful to Pratical Navigators. Illustrated with a Variety of Modern Designs of Shipping, &c. Together with separate Views of the Masts, Yards, Sails, and Rigging. To which is annexed, a Vocabulary of French Sea-Phrases and Terms of Art, collected from the best authorities. Originally compiled by William Falconer,..... Now modernized and much enlarg... View more info

HEROES OF THE UNITED SERVICE

By: Valentine, Mrs

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London and New York, Frederick Warne & Co.:

Seller ID: F056

Condition: Fine


No date, circa early 1900s. In Two Parts : Heroes Of The Bristish Army, Heroes Of The British Navy. viii, 248, 256pp; Bound in dark greenc loth with gilt & black decorations to front board & to spine. Gilt to all page edges. Decorated endpages. Illustrated throughout in black & white, coloured fronis and title-page. A particularily fresh and bright decorative binding. with a very clean text and plates. A trifle foxed View more info

LIFE AMONG THE BLUE-JACKETS,

By: WESTON, Agnes,

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet and Co. Ltd: 1914

Seller ID: A21

Condition: V.g.


14th impression, 333pp, 2pp ads, 17 illus., octavo, blue cloth. Dedicated to the Officers and Men of the Old and New Navy this is a fascinating autobiography of a life woking at the Royal Sailor 's rest Home Portsmouth, View more info