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NELSON'S SHIPS A TRAFALGAR TRIBUTE
Written by Derek Gardner; Ian Collins. Illustrated by Derek Gardner.
Stock no. 2126085
Published by David Messum Fine Art. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Oblong format. Paintings and descriptive text by Derek Gardner. The life and work of Derek Gardner by Ian Collins. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1903438802. A few white marks to covers. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; a few marks.
BRITISH NAVAL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1912
Written by Owen G. Thetford.
Stock no. 1816304
Published by Putnam. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The first complete reference book to all the aircraft ever flown in regular service by the Naval Wing of the Royal Flying Corps, the Royal Naval air Service and the Fleet Air Arm. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Text block slightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and laminate cover starting to chip.
MODERN HISTORY OF WARSHIPS
Written by William Hovgaard.
Stock no. 1816206
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 1971. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Comprising a Discussion of Present Standpoint and Recent War Experiences. For the use of students of naval construction, naval constructors, naval officers, and other interested in naval matters. First published in 1920, this is the new impression. An expansion of material given in a series of lectures at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and begins by describing the development of warships from the early nineteenth century to 1919. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Green ribbon page marker. B/w sketches. Top edge green. ISBN: 0851770401. Boards clean. Text block browned. A few scattered foxspots mainly to endpapers. Dustwrapper is browned and grubby.
Written by Arthur Reed.
Stock no. 2125738
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Modern Combat Aircraft 3. A fascinating account in words and pictures of the evolution of an outstanding modern weapons system. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and some colour. 111 pages. ISBN: 0711008760. Some light browning to spine. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with some light browning.
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.
TIGRIS GUNBOATS THE FORGOTTEN WAR IN IRAQ 1914-1917
Written by Wilfred Nunn.
Stock no. 2125717
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
On the outbreak of the War in 1914 Wilfred Nunn was the commander of the gunboat Espiegle on the East Indies station. His ship was sent to the Arabian Gulf to defend British oil interests, and he thus became the senior naval officer on the Tigris river throughout the Iraq campaign, up to the capture of Bagdad in 1917. ISBN: 9781861763082. Fading along cover edges. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
LOUIS XV'S NAVY 1748-1762
Written by James Pritchard.
Stock no. 2125580
Published by McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st CANADA 1987. Very good condition.
A Study of Organization and Administration. Blue covers, white and black titles. Canadian Edition. ISBN: 0773505709. Wear to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Underling to some text in pencil.
DOG BOATS AT WAR
Written by L.C. Reynolds.
Stock no. 2125494
Published by Sutton Publishing; Imperial War Museum. 1ST THUS 2000. Very good condition.
Royal Navy D Class MTBs and MGBs 1939-1945. Card wraps. B/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0750924543. Some creasing to spine and cover edges/corners. Small nick to half-title page.
CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1947-1982 PART II
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 2125470
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. B/w photos. The Warsaw Pact and Non-aligned Nations.. ISBN: 0851772781. Bumping to top corner of front cover. Wrapper is edge-creased and unevenly browned.
CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1922-1946
Written by Robert Gardiner; Roger Chesneau.
Stock no. 2125469
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and line illustrations. ISBN: 0851771467. Wrapper is edge-creased with scuffing at edges and 1" piece loss to base of spine.
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.
THE WAR OF 1812: A FORGOTTEN CONFLICT
Written by Donald R. Hickey.
Stock no. 1816165
Published by University of Illinois Press. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The military, political, diplomatic, economic, social and financial history of the American war with Great Britain. Blue cloth boards, Silver title to spine in burgundy title block. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0252016130. Old price label to rear panel of dustwrapper.