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WARSHIP 1991
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 1814191
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than 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.

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BADGES AND INSIGNIA OF THE BRITISH ARMED SERVICES
Written by W.E. May; William Y. Carman; John Tanner.
Stock no. 1814029
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Royal Navy; The Army; and The Flying Services. Large format. Red cloth boards, black title block to spine with gilt title. 6 colour plates, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713613440. Lower board edges rubbed. Text block a little grubby. Page 100 stained but legible. Contents otherwise clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and scuffed.

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AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL NAVY
Written by Paul Ellis.
Stock no. 2122709
Published by Jane's Publishing Company. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boars, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0710601352. Light bumping along cover edges. Browning to page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with grubby marks.

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THE BUZZARD BRIGADE TORPEDO SQUADRON TEN AT WAR
Written by Stephen L. Moore; William J. Shinneman; Robert Gruebel.
Stock no. 2120675
Published by Pictorial Histories Publishing Company. 1st USA 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed boards. B/w photos. Carrier Warfare in the Pacific from Guadalcanal to Okinawa With one of the Navy's Most Famous Avenger Squadrons. ISBN: 1575100118. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.

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WESTLAND SEA KING
Written by John Chartres.
Stock no. 1607905
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Modern Combat Aircraft 18. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0711013942. Light page browning. Wrapper has some creasing at edges.

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THE CUNNINGHAM PAPERS VOLUME II THE TRIUMPH OF ALLIED SEA POWER 1942-1946
Written by Michael Simpson.
Stock no. 2120386
Published by Ashgate. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Selections from the private and official Correspondence of Admiral of the Fleet Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope, O.M., K.T., G.C.B., D.S.O. and two bars. Publications of the Navy Records Society Vol. 150. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and circular vignette to front. B/w frontis. xxvii and 443 pages including index. ISBN: 0754655989. Just a few light marks to covers.

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H.M.A.S.
No author listed.
Stock no. 2120237
Published by Australian War Memorial. 1942. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth covers with blue titles. Tipped-in colour plates and b/w photos. Boards are bowed. Bumping to spine and corners. Some grubby marks and uneven browning to covers. Name in ink to half-title page. A few small pen annotations to text pages.

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A HARD FOUGHT SHIP THE STORY OF HMS VENOMOUS
Written by Robert J. Moore.
Stock no. 2120203
Published by Robert J. Moore. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Covers 'Early days' and different periods covering 1920s - 1940s. ISBN: 0951568302. Spine is faded. Light wear to corners. A few marks to outer page edges.

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THE RED DUSTER
Written by Alfred Lund.
Stock no. 1811843
Published by Whitby Press. 1st 1989. Very good condition.

An account of the living and working conditions in the Merchant Navy in peace time and in war in the period 1850-1950). Cardwraps, red cloth spine. 150 pages. ISBN: 0951525603. Covers lightly browned, a few marks to rear cover. Contents clean.

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SHORT SEA: LONG WAR
Written by John De S. Winser.
Stock no. 2120177
Published by World Ship Society. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Cross-Channel Ships' Naval & Military Service in World War II. ISBN: 090561786X. Corner creasing to a few pages and couple of cover corners. Grubby mark to first page.

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ROYAL NAVY INSTRUCTIONAL AIRFRAMES
Written by R.C. Sturtivant; et al.
Stock no. 2120077
Published by British Aviation Research Group. 1978. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. No. 3 in the Super-Monograph series. ISBN: 0906339022. Spine and some cover edges are faded.

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THE NAVY LEAGUE ANNUAL 1911-1912
Written by Alan H. H. Burgoyne.
Stock no. 1811730
Published by John Murray. 1911. Very good condition.

Corrected to October 10th 1911. Fifth Year of Issue. Edited by Burgoyne. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w plates. 341 pages. Adverts to rear. Spine browned and shelf worn to top & tail. Boards a little damp mottled and bumped at corners. Text block grubby. Half-title page heavily browned. One or two foxspots to contents.

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