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Old Sea Dogs of Tasmania., WILSON, Andrew.
Old Sea Dogs of Tasmania.
50.00 AUD

The Bligh Notebook : 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor' 28 April to 14 June 1789. With a draft list of Bounty mutineers., BLIGH, William (edited by John Bach).
The Bligh Notebook : 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor' 28 April to 14 June 1789. With a draft list of Bounty mutineers.
275.00 AUD

Terra Linna : the history, recovery and reconstruction of Tasmania's oldest racing yacht., BROXAM, Graeme.
Terra Linna : the history, recovery and reconstruction of Tasmania's oldest racing yacht.
12.00 AUD

Australia's Men O' War : the paintings of Geoff Vollmer., LIND, Lew.
Australia's Men O' War : the paintings of Geoff Vollmer.
15.00 AUD

Lighthouses of the Atlantic., PLISSON, Philip and Guillame (photography) and Daniel Charles (text).
Lighthouses of the Atlantic.
65.00 AUD

The Sydney--Hobart: my 21 years., CURTIS, Brian.
The Sydney--Hobart: my 21 years.
20.00 AUD

The Cape Horn Breed., JONES, William H.S., Master Mariner; as told to P.R. Stephensen.
The Cape Horn Breed.
45.00 AUD

Tall Ships and Cannibals : the story of Captain Richard Copping of Hobart Town., WALKER, Ian.
Tall Ships and Cannibals : the story of Captain Richard Copping of Hobart Town.
30.00 AUD

 

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Eyewitness. Titanic.
1 Eyewitness. Titanic.
New York DK Publishing 2004 
4to. 72pp, profusely illustrated in colour. Laminated papered boards. Tiny chip at head of half-title page, otherwise fine. ISBN 0756607329 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Huddart Parker : a famous Australasian shipping company, 1871-1961.
2 Huddart Parker : a famous Australasian shipping company, 1871-1961.
Caulfield South, Vic. Nautical Association of Australia Inc. 2008 
Completed by H.W. Dick, I.J. Farquhar and T.S. Stevens. xii, 236pp, well illustrated with black & white photographs. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0975689614 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Off to Tahiti! Trip to the South Seas Islands by Union Steam Ship Company's S.S. Waikare, July-August 1898. Notes.
3 Off to Tahiti! Trip to the South Seas Islands by Union Steam Ship Company's S.S. Waikare, July-August 1898. Notes.
Dunedin, NZ Union Steam Ship Company 1898 
180x130mm. 32pp, 8 full-page illustrations, chart map of the excursion inside front cover; 4pp list of passengers (same format) loosely inserted. Tied in the stiff wrappers (title on the front, illustration on the rear), as issued. The front cover is a little faded and has a few very slight damp marks, owner's blind stamp top corner of the first leaf. A very good clean copy. ***Title as per the cover, which adds 'Wanted on the Voyage'. Drop title on first page 'An Ideal Excursion'. The route was Sydney - Wellington - Rarotonga - Papeete - Raiatea - Apia - Vavau - Nukualofa - Auckland - Wellington - Sydney. The text includes arrangements for the cruise, information on the S.S. Waikare and its crew, and the USS Company, as well as detailed notes on the Cook & Society islands, the Samoan Group and the Tongan (Friendly) islands. The passengers included the C.E. Walch (of J. Walch & Sons of Hobart) and members of his family. 
Price: 110.00 AUD
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4 ARAGO, J. Narrative of a Voyage Round the World in the Uranie and Physicienne corvettes commanded by Captain Freycinet, during the years 1817, 1818, 1819, and 1820 on a scientific expedition undertaken by order of the French government...
Amsterdam/New York N. Israel/Da Capo Press 1971 
(Bibliothecha Australiana #45.) Facsimile of the London, 1823 edition. 4to. In two parts: xxxii, 286, [ii], 300pp; folding map as frontis & 25 b&w plates. Simile vellum with blue title patches, clear dustwrapper. Fine. [title continues] in a series of letters to a friend, by J. Arago, draftsman to the expedition. With twenty-six engravings. 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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The Discovery of the Titanic., BALLARD, Dr. Robert D. with Rick Archbold.
5 BALLARD, Dr. Robert D. with Rick Archbold. The Discovery of the Titanic.
London/Toronto Hodder & Stoughton/Madison Press 1987 
Introduction by Walter Lord. Illustrations by Ken Marschall. Large 4to. 232pp, well illustrated in colour and black & white. Cloth-textured papered boards (trifling shelf rubbing on lower edges) with dustwrapper (light rubbing). Very good. ISBN 0340412658 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Adventures in Ocean Exploration : from the discovery of the Titanic to the search for Noah's flood.., BALLARD, Robert D.
6 BALLARD, Robert D. Adventures in Ocean Exploration : from the discovery of the Titanic to the search for Noah's flood..
Washington DC National Geographic Society 2001 
Large 4to. 288pp, profusely illustrated in colour. Synthetic cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0792279921 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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7 BARTLETT, Tim. The RYA Book of Navigation.
London Adlard Coles 2000 
170pp, b&w photographs, line illus in b&w and colour. Soft covers (a couple of marks). Very good+. ISBN 0713644095 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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8 BATHAM, Tere. Cruising Japan to New Zealand : the voyage of the Sea Quest.
New York Sheridan House 2004 
x, 275pp, [2pp] publisher's advertisements, colour photographs, maps. Original cloth-backed papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 1574091824 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Ships That Passed., BATY, Scott.
9 BATY, Scott. Ships That Passed.
Sydney Reed 1984 
4to. 328pp, well illustrated in b&w, pictorial endpapers. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0730100081 *** 'The glorous era of travel to Australia and New Zealand.' 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Beken of Cowes : the America's Cup., Beken, Keith : introduction by Olin Stephens.
10 Beken, Keith : introduction by Olin Stephens. Beken of Cowes : the America's Cup.
London Harrap 1990 
Folio. 192pp, predominantly illustrations in b&w. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). A very good clean copy. Owner's name on half-title. ISBN 0002720779 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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11 BENNETT, Richard [photographer]; text by Bob Ross. The 50th Sydney--Hobart Ocean Racing Classic [and] Melbourne--Hobart 1994.
Kingston (Tas) Author 1995 
Square 4to. 96pp, colour photographs, map. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. Government department bookplate on front endpaper. 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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The Memoirs of Admiral Lord Beresford, written by himself., BERESFORD, Admiral Lord.
12 BERESFORD, Admiral Lord. The Memoirs of Admiral Lord Beresford, written by himself.
London Methuen & Co. 1916 
Fourth edition in one volume. xxviii, 577pp, 23 b&w illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt spine titling and blind illustration on top board (spine and narrow area at head of top board lightly faded, extremities a little rubbed, lower corners bumped). Edges lightly yellowed, interior clean and fresh. Newspaper clipping (obituary) from 1919 loosely inserted. A good to very good clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Sea Gypsy., BLACK, Lesley.
13 BLACK, Lesley. Sea Gypsy.
Hobart Turton-Turner 1997 
First edition. 232pp, illustrations, maps. Soft covers, a trifle rubbed. Very good. ISBN 1876074043 ***The author's nine-year yacht cruise around the South Pacific. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Sea Gypsy., BLACK, Lesley.
14 BLACK, Lesley. Sea Gypsy.
Hobart Author 1997 
Revised reprint. 222pp, illustrations, maps. Soft covers. Very good. Signed by the author. ISBN 0646325655 ***The author's nine-year yacht cruise around the South Pacific. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Bligh Notebook : 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor' 28 April to 14 June 1789. With a draft list of Bounty mutineers., BLIGH, William (edited by John Bach).
15 BLIGH, William (edited by John Bach). The Bligh Notebook : 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor' 28 April to 14 June 1789. With a draft list of Bounty mutineers.
Sydney Allen & Unwin/National Library of Australia 1987 
#392 of 500 numbered copies. Two volumes. [I] Facsimile of the notebook: 12mo. [viii], [108]pp, folding map. Bound in full morocco, gilt rules, spine label. Loosely inserted with this volume are three folding facsimile sheets recording the names and descriptions of the mutineers. [II]. Transcription: 8vo. xiv, 224pp, coloured frontispiece, 1 folding plan, 1 folding map, 1 folding illustration, 43 other illustrations, bibliography. Quarter morocco binding, spine lettering in gilt. The two volumes in green cloth-covered and silk-lined solander case, title label on upper board. A fine clean copy. 
Price: 275.00 AUD
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The Bligh Notebook: 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor' 28 April to 14 June 1789. With a draft list of Bounty mutineers., BLIGH, William (edited by John Bach).
16 BLIGH, William (edited by John Bach). The Bligh Notebook: 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor' 28 April to 14 June 1789. With a draft list of Bounty mutineers.
Sydney Allen & Unwin/National Library of Australia 1987 
Transcription and facsimile edited by John Bach. xii, 336pp, illustrated in colour and black and white. Cloth with dustwrapper. Very good to fine. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Account of the Mutiny on H.M. Ship Bounty : addressed to Sir Joseph Banks., BLIGH, William.
17 BLIGH, William. Account of the Mutiny on H.M. Ship Bounty : addressed to Sir Joseph Banks.
Malvern, Victoria Banks Society 2009 
Edited, with an Introduction and notes, by John Currey. 102pp, frontispiece and 15 illustrations (3 in colour), 3 track charts, 2 folding plans loosely inserted inside rear d/w flap. Soft covers with dustwrapper. Fine [new]. ISBN 0949586099 ***Bligh's own account of 'one of the most atrocious and consummate acts of piracy ever committed', sent from Batavia to his patron Banks. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Bligh's Narrative of the Mutiny on board H.M. Ship Bounty / Minutes of the Court Martial / Bligh's Answers to certain assertions / Edward Christian's short reply., BLIGH, William.
18 BLIGH, William. Bligh's Narrative of the Mutiny on board H.M. Ship Bounty / Minutes of the Court Martial / Bligh's Answers to certain assertions / Edward Christian's short reply.
Melbourne Georgian House for the Australiana Society 1952 
(The Australiana Facsimiles : Volume 2.) #971 of 1000 copies. 4to. [iv], iv, 88pp; [iv], 79pp; [ii], 31pp; 11pp. Black morocco-grained cloth with dustwrapper (spine faded, spine and edges silverfished, now in protective sleeve). Very good, in a good wrapper. 
Price: 200.00 AUD
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19 BONSOR, N.R.P. North Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger services linking the old world and the new.
Lancashire T. Stephenson & Sons 1955 
With a foreword by A.C. Hardy and illustrations by J.H. Isherwood. First edition. 639pp, coloured frontis & numerous illustrations (b&w photographs and drawings), endpaper maps, publisher's book mark (printed for this title, with fleet abbreviations) loosely inserted. Blue cloth, extremities lightly rubbed. Owner's name on blank verso of ffep. Good to very good. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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South Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger lines and liners from Europe to Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina., BONSOR, N.R.P.
20 BONSOR, N.R.P. South Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger lines and liners from Europe to Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina.
Jersey, Channel Islands Brookside 1983 
First edition. xxii, 526pp, illustrated, endpaper maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Two marks left by tape from a previous d/w covering on each free endpaper, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0905824067 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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