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Image for Huddart Parker : a famous Australasian shipping company, 1871-1961.

Huddart Parker : a famous Australasian shipping company, 1871-1961.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Caulfield South, Vic., Nautical Association of Australia Inc.: 2008

Seller ID: 33632


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 View more info

Image for The Journal of Post Captain Nicolas Baudin, Commander in Chief of the Corvettes Geographe and Naturaliste, assigned by order of the government to a voyage of discovery.

The Journal of Post Captain Nicolas Baudin, Commander in Chief of the Corvettes Geographe and Naturaliste, assigned by order of the government to a voyage of discovery.

By: BAUDIN, Nicolas.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1974

Seller ID: 15288


Translated from the French by Christine Cornell. Foreword by Jean-Paul Faivre. 610pp, frontis, map and chart. Green cloth, lettered in gilt (as issued, without dustwrapper); a trifle flecked. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Beken of Cowes : the America's Cup.

Beken of Cowes : the America's Cup.

By: Beken, Keith : introduction by Olin Stephens.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Harrap: 1990

Seller ID: 34316


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 View more info

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Sea Gypsy.

By: BLACK, Lesley.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Turton-Turner: 1997

Seller ID: 30512


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. View more info

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Sea Gypsy.

By: BLACK, Lesley.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 1997

Seller ID: 31504


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. View more info

Image for 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.

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.

By: BLIGH, William (edited by John Bach).

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin/National Library of Australia: 1987

Seller ID: 35175


#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... View more info

Image for 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'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.

By: BLIGH, William.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Georgian House for the Australiana Society: 1952

Seller ID: 31978


(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. View more info

Image for Account of the Mutiny on H.M. Ship Bounty : addressed to Sir Joseph Banks.

Account of the Mutiny on H.M. Ship Bounty : addressed to Sir Joseph Banks.

By: BLIGH, William.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Malvern, Victoria, Banks Society: 2009

Seller ID: 24305


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. View more info

North Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger services linking the old world and the new.

By: BONSOR, N.R.P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lancashire, T. Stephenson & Sons: 1955

Seller ID: 22505


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. View more info

Image for South Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger lines and liners from Europe to Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina.

South Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger lines and liners from Europe to Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina.

By: BONSOR, N.R.P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jersey, Channel Islands, Brookside: 1983

Seller ID: 32773


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 View more info

The Pirates.

By: BOTTING, Douglas.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Time-Life Books: 1979

Seller ID: 24072


(The Seafarers.) 4to. 192pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, ep maps. Imitation leather with inlaid coloured illustration. Very good. View more info

Image for White Wings. [I] Fifty years of sail in the New Zealand trade, 1850 to 1900. [II] The Founding of the Provinces and old-time shipping : passenger ships from 1840 to 1885.

White Wings. [I] Fifty years of sail in the New Zealand trade, 1850 to 1900. [II] The Founding of the Provinces and old-time shipping : passenger ships from 1840 to 1885.

By: BRETT, Henry.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Christchurch, Capper Press: 1976

Seller ID: 34511


Facsimile edition. Two volumes (first published 1924 and 1928). 4to. 378 & 264pp (includes indexes), illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrappers (spine a little sunned). A very good clean set. ISBN 0589015176 View more info

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Greycliffe : stolen lives.

By: BREW, Steve.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canberra, Navarine Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 20509


(Roebuck Society Title No. 58). Limited to 1200 copies. 212pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0975133101 ***The ferry Greycliffe was run down and sunk by the trans-Pacific Royal Mail Steamship Tahiti on the afternoon of 3 November 1927, in Sydney Harbour, with the loss of 40 lives. View more info

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British 19th Century Marine Painting.

By: BROOK-HART, Denys.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, Antique Collectors Club: 1978

Seller ID: 23946


Second edition. 4to. 368pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth with dustwrapper (rubbed at head of spine, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Terra Linna : the history, recovery and reconstruction of Tasmania's oldest racing yacht.

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

By: BROXAM, Graeme.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Navarine Publishing: 2017

Seller ID: 35144


Compiled by Graeme Broxam on behalf of the Wooden Boat Guild of Tasmania. Third edition, with corrections and additions. 56pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued. Fine (new). ISBN 0975133179 View more info

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The Navigators.

By: BUCCIANTE, Giuseppe (editor).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Roma, Dedalo Editore/Lloyd Triestino: n.d.

Seller ID: 32753


The Navigators Series. Number XCVIII of 300 numbered copies. xiv, 245pp, black & white illustrations, photographic endpapers. Cloth-textured papered boards (spine and edges discoloured, a little silverfishing). Edges yellowed, lightly affecting page margins. Interior clean. Good+ ***Marco Polo, Ugolino and Vadino Vivaldi, Cadamosto, Amerigo Vespucci. View more info

LIKE AS THE WAVES.

By: BUTLER, J. Marjorie.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Marsh Walsh: 1975

Seller ID: 6716


172pp, 8 plates, line drawings, map eps. Laminated soft covers. Very good. ***Signed by the author. View more info

John Cameron's Odyssey.

By: CAMERON, John : transcribed by Andrew Farrell.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1928

Seller ID: 30432


Drawings by Charles Kuhn. 460pp, frontis portrait, 10 plates, b&w text illustrations. Original cloth, black-stamped illustraion on the upper board; extremities a little rubbed. Fore-edges uncut, small mark on the top edges. The endpapers cracked at both hinges but binding solid. A good clean copy. ***The autobiographical account, published posthunously, of the maritime career of the Scottish-born Captain John Cameron 1850-1925, chiefly in the Pacific. View more info

A Voyage Round the World from 1806 to 1812; in which Japan, Kamschatka, the Aleutian Islands, and the Sandwich Islands were visited, including a narrative of the author's shipwreck on the island of Sannack and his subsequent wreck in the ship's long boat.

By: CAMPBELL, Archibald.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Amsterdam/New York, N. Israel/Da Capo Press: 1969

Seller ID: 31364


(Bibliothecha Australiana #50.) Facsimile of the London, 1816 edition. 8vo. 288pp, folding map. Simile vellum with blue title patches, clear dustwrapper. Fine. ***[title continues] With an account of the present state of the Sandwich Islands, and a vocabulary of their language. Illustrated by a Chart. View more info

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The Observer's Book of Sailing Craft of Australia and New Zealand.

By: CAMPBELL, Peter.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Methuen Australia: 1979

Seller ID: 35487


(Australian Observer's Series, A5.) 12mo. 262pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Pictorial papered boards. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0454000766 View more info