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THE AGE OF THE GALLEY
Written by Robert Gardiner; John Morrison.
Stock no. 1817912
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Mediterrranean Oared Vessels since Pre-Classical Times. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Conway History of the Ship. B/w photos. 256 pages. ISBN: 0851779557. Rear cover lightly browned.
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THE MAKING OF THE ELIZABETHAN NAVY, 1540-1590: FROM THE SOLENT TO THE ARMADA
Written by David Loades.
Stock no. 1817894
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2009. Fine condition.

A thorough account of the development of the English navy, showing how the formidable force which beat the Spanish Armada was created. Pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 9781843834922.
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SEND A GUNBOAT: THE VICTORIAN NAVY AND SUPREMACY AT SEA 1854-1904
Written by Antony Preston; John Major.
Stock no. 1817877
Published by Conway. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Revised edition. A study of the Gunboat and its role in British Policy, 1854-1904. Terracotta cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780851779232.
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THE CHINESE STEAM NAVY 1862-1945
Written by Richard N.J. Wright.
Stock no. 1817872
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The extraordinary story of the transformation of a navy from one of armed junks to one exploiting the latest steam and steel technology. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1861761449. Some light creasing to top of dustwrapper spine.
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IRRAWADDY FLOTILLA
Written by Alister McCrae; Alan Prentice.
Stock no. 1817870
Published by James Paton Limited. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This story of river transport in Burma describes the historical background to the formation in 1852 of the Irrawaddy Flotilla: how four paddle steamers sent by the Bengal Marine to Burma for the prosecution of the second Burmese War were taken over by private enterprise in 1865 and became the foundation of the greatest river fleet the world has ever known. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0950606103. Top corners of boards and dustwrapper bumped.
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TUDOR SEA POWER
Written by David Childs.
Stock no. 2131610
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781848320314. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with some edge-creasing.
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COASTAL & SHORT SEA LINERS
Written by Charles V. Waine. Illustrated by Charles V. Waine.
Stock no. 2131600
Published by Waine Research Publications. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0905184173. Spine bumped; some knocks along cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; faded to spine.
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CLYDE PLEASURE STEAMERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131598
Published by James Hedderwick & Sons Limited. Circa 1943. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. Oblong format. Forty illustrations of the Best-known Clyde Steamers, with Descriptive Matter on Separate Tissue. Enlarged and Revised Edition. Cover edges are creased, with a few nicks; grubby. Foxing to outer page edges.
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U.S. WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR I
Written by Paul H. Silverstone.
Stock no. 2131589
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 304 pages. ISBN: 0711000956. Bumping and some browning to top and tail of spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-chipping.
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THE SHIP OF THE LINE VOLUME I
Written by Brian Lavery.
Stock no. 2131583
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Development of the Battlefleet 1650-1850. Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851772528. Bumping to spine. A few knocks along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.
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THE CALEDONIAN STEAM PACKET CO LIMITED
Written by Iain C. Macarthur.
Stock no. 2131578
Published by Clyde River Steamer Club. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 290 pages. B/w and colour photos. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper has 4" tear to top of spine; other smaller tears and chips at corners/edges. Fading to spine and some edges; still minimal loss.
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WARSHIPS IN FOCUS THE NAVAL PHOTOGRAPHY OF MICHAEL LENNON
Written by Michael Lennon. Illustrated by Michael Lennon.
Stock no. 2131505
Published by Navybooks. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos.
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