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NELSON'S SHIPS A HISTORY OF THE VESSELS IN WHICH HE SERVED 1771 - 1805
Written by Peter Goodwin.
Stock no. 2125475
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 2002. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0851777422. Bumping to corners. Ink stamp to half-title page. Indentation marks to rear cover. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and indentation marks.

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VICTORIES OF THE ENGINEER
Written by Archibald Williams.
Stock no. 1814286
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 3rd Very good condition.

Third Edition. Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Boards rubbed. Name in ink to front endpaper. Hinges lightly pulled but binding still tight.

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THE SHIPS OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
Written by Xavier Pastor.
Stock no. 2122876
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Santa Maria, Nina, and Pinta. A complete anatomy of the ships in words, photographs and drawings. Tan boards, b/w photos, detailed line drawings. 118 pages. Anatomy of the Ship Series. ISBN: 0851775853. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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THE BOMB VESSEL GRANADO 1742
Written by Peter Goodwin.
Stock no. 2122874
Published by Naval Institute Press. 1st USA 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Slightly oblong format. Anatomy of the Ship Series. Contains superbly executed line drawings - the conventional 3-view type of plan as well as explanatory perspective views with fully descriptive keys. ISBN: 0870211781. Light bumping to corners. Contents are excellent. Some fading to wrapper spine.

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FROM TREE TO SEA THE BUILDING OF A WOODEN STEAM DRIFTER
Written by Ted Frost. Illustrated by Ted Frost.
Stock no. 2122869
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. B/w illustrations. Revised edition. ISBN: 0861380339. Wrapper is edge-creased with 1" closed tear to bottom edge of front panel.

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BUILDING BRITAIN'S WOODEN WALLS: THE BARNARD DYNASTY C. 1697-1851
Written by John E. Barnard.
Stock no. 1813136
Published by Anthony Nelson Ltd.. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history of four generations of the Barnard family of shipbuilders from modest beginnings in Ipswich in the 1740s to their demise on the River Thames in the first quarter of the nineteenth century. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 110 pages. ISBN: 0904614638. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine.

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THE GOOD SHIP: SHIPS, SHIPBUILDING AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLAND 1200-1520
Written by Ian Friel.
Stock no. 1813085
Published by British Museum Press. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

For specialists in the history of sails but also for anyone with a broader interest in medieval England. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 0714105740. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine.

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DREAM SHIPS
Written by Maurice Griffiths.
Stock no. 2119251
Published by Conway Maritime Press; International Marine Publishing. 2nd 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

2nd edition. Brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams and illustrations. ISBN: 0851770762. Spine and cover edges are faded. Inscription in ink to front endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing and a few small tears/nicks.

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THE HEAVY FRIGATE EIGHTEEN-POUNDER FRIGATES: VOLUME I, 1778-1800
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 1811281
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Conway Ship Types Series. Large square format. B/w illustrations and draughts. ISBN: 0851776272. Light edge creasing to dustwrapper else a fine copy.

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NAVAL SHIPBUILDERS OF THE WORLD
Written by Robert J. Winklareth.
Stock no. 2114731
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

From the Age of Sail to the Present Day. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 186176121X.

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THE IRON SHIP
Written by Ewan Corlett.
Stock no. 1604884
Published by Moonraker Press. 3rd 1980. Very good condition.

Third Impression. Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams. The story of Brunel's 'Great Britain', the fist vessel to embody all the elements of the modern ship in one hull. ISBN: 0239002431. Corners rubbed. Foxing to outer page edges.

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TRANSACTIONS OF THE INSTITUTION OF NAVAL ARCHITECTS VOLUME LXVI
Written by R.W. Dana.
Stock no. 900440
Published by Institution Of Naval Architects. 1924. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Folding b/w plans. Contents VG but spine has 4 inch split.

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