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HMS WARRIOR 1860 VICTORIA'S IRONCLAD DETERRENT
Written by Andrew Lambert.
Stock no. 2129075
Published by Conway. 2011. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. Fully revised and updated edition of the book 'Warrior: Restoring the World's First Ironclad' first published in 1987. ISBN: 9781844861286. A few small light knocks along cover edges. Contents are fine!
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THE MARINE ART OF GEOFF HUNT
Written by Geoff Hunt. Illustrated by Geoff Hunt.
Stock no. 2128590
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large Square format. Master painter of the Naval World of Nelson and Patrick O'Brian. Colour painting with descriptions setting them in historical context. ISBN: 0851779719. Some light wear along cover edges. Contents are fine. Wrapper has a few small nicks to edges.
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THE ANATOMY OF NELSON'S SHIPS
Written by C. Nepean Longridge. Illustrated by E. Bowness; G.F. Campbell.
Stock no. 2128523
Published by Argus Books. 9th 1985. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised by E. Bowness. B/w fold out plans and plates. ISBN: 0853440913. 9th impression. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased to top of rear panel, with repaired closed tear; couple of other smaller nicks.
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THE LAST OF THE WINDJAMMERS VOLUME II
Written by Basil Lubbock.
Stock no. 1815685
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This volume embraces the period 1888-1928, forty hard years for the Wndjammer. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Numerous b/w photos. Some fold-out plans. ISBN: 0851741142. Bumping to board corners, rear board has a small mark. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a few small marks.
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THE COLONIAL CLIPPERS
Written by Basil Lubbock.
Stock no. 1815681
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1975. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Light rubbing to board corners. Text block slightly grubby. Grubby mark to front endpaper (pencil erasure). Price-cut dustwrapper is a little grubby and scuffed, loss to lower rear edge (approx. 2" across x 0.75" high).
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THE LAST GRAIN RACE
Written by Eric Newby.
Stock no. 2124479
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Pale yellow pictorial boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w photos. This edition includes and introduction by the author extracted from his book Learning The Ropes. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case, just some scuffing along one edge.
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CLIPPER SHIPS
Written by David R. MacGregor.
Stock no. 2124164
Published by Model & Allied Publications. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0852426186. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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THE LAST GRAIN RACE
Written by Eric Newby.
Stock no. 2123486
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pale yellow pictorial boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w photos. This edition includes and introduction by the author extracted from his book Learning The Ropes. Spine is faded. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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SAIL'S LAST CENTURY THE MERCHANT SAILING SHIP 1830-1930
Written by Robert Gardiner; Basil Greenhill; et al.
Stock no. 2122911
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Conway's History Of The Ship series. Limited Edition to 2000 copies. ISBN: 0851776191. This is Copy No. 71.
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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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THE YOUNG SEA OFFICER'S SHEET ANCHOR
Written by Darcy Lever.
Stock no. 815466
Published by M. Carey & Sons. 1st USA 1819. Good condition.

Or, a Hey to the Leading of Riggins, and to Practical Seamanship. With an appendix containing several figures illustrative of novelties and improvements in rigging. The First Philadelphia, From the Second London Edition. 1st US Edition. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Re-bound with new endpapers. Title page worn and repaired professionally with Japanese paper. It is possible that some of the prelims may be missing i.e. pages i to vi (first numbered page is vii). Plates to face page 7 and 18/19 missing else all other plates present. Damp staining to contents especially towards the end. Contents still quite readable. A good working copy. Reduced from £400.
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