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There Was a Ship: Patsy Adam-Smith's Story of Her Years at Sea

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAAUS64

ISBN: 0170062627

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint, 942gms, 239 pages. This is Patsy Adam Smith's sequel to 'Hear the Train Blow' which covered her life up until she left for the war as a young girl. This book picks up where the first left off. We learn of Patsy's love affair with the sea and ships and particular with the small ketches that no longer trade around our Australian coastline. Book is in good condition with only minor age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear... View more info

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Explorers of the Pacific, The

By: Badger, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC16

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 848gms, 248 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This is the story of hazard and adventure as the explorers found their way around the Pacific Ocean, the largest single feature on the Earth's surface. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards and jacket are in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why ... View more info

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By Sail and Wind: The Story of the Bahamas

By: Bothwell, Jean

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Abelard- Schuman Limited: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISUSA22

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 250gms, 152 pages, blank endpapers. By Sail and Wind is the story of the development of these strange and beautiful islands (the islands the small islands lying east of the Florida Straight- now known as The Bahamas), where in earlier days enormous flocks of pint flamingos nested. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, price clipping to the inside flap, small tear to top of book approx. 2 inches long and some general chipping, otherwise no other pre... View more info

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Exploration of Australia, The: From First Sea Voyages to Satellite Discoveries

By: Cannon, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, Reader's Digest Services Pty Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS38

ISBN: 0864380364

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1460gms, 304 pages, orange endpapers. Contents includes: who really discovered the great south land; survival and the search for prosperity; daring expeditions claim an entire continent; explorers of the golden Eastern crescent; the conquest of Queensland; the lure of the unknown west and centre; courageous invaders of the hostile deserts; the age of scientific expeditions; and new technology revolutionises exploration. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards ar... View more info

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Incredible Voyage, The: A Personal Odyssey

By: Jones, Tristan

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA, Sheridan House, Inc.: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: TRASEA47

ISBN: 0924486902

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 644g, 390pgs. This is the story of Tristan Jones' intrepid 6 year voyage, sailing on a small craft on the lowest body of the world, the Dead Sea in Israel, and the highest, Lake Titicaca in the Andes, covering a distance equal to twice the circumference of the world. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Voyage Out, The: 100 Years of Sea Travel to Australia

By: Moore, Bryce; Garwood, Helen; and Lutton, Nancy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: South Fremantle, WA, Australia, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA202

ISBN: 0949206911

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 800gms, 205 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in very good condition with very minor general wear and tear, slight discoloration to the pages. Dust jacket is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Reaching Australia: Cook's Voyages to the Southern Continent

By: Ray, Anita (ed)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hurstville, NSW, Australia, NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS574

ISBN: 0731008111

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 176gms, 66 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Sindbad Voyage, The

By: Severin, Tim

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, England, Arrow Books Limited: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRA40

ISBN: 0099322900

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 225gms, 239 pages. In 1980, Tim Severin with a crew of eight Omani seamen, in a ship made from Malabar timbers held together with coconut rope and painted with fish oil and sugar, he once more decided to take on a legend. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear, and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 3... View more info

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Sindbad Voyage, The

By: Severin, Tim

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Arrow Books Limited: 1983

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TRA27

ISBN: 0099322900

Condition: Fair


Paperback, Second Edition, 225gms, 239 pages. In 1980, Tim Severn with a crew of eight Omani seamen, in a ship made from Malabar timbers held together with coconut rope and painted with fish oil and sugar, he once more decided to take on a legend. Book is in fair condition with general age-related wear and tear, moderate page discolouration throughout, this is an ex-library book and shows the associated stampings, stickers and markings, small tear to front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combine... View more info

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Viking Ships in Oslo, The

By: Sjovold, Thorleif

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Oslo, Norway, Universitetets Oldsaksamling: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA13

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 800gms, 224 pages. Journeys of the Great Explorers showcases Voyages of 30 famous explorers encompassing almost 2, 500 years of exploration. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info