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Image for Lost Wreck of the Isis, The: From Beneath the Sea An Ancient Roman Ship Returns to Life

Lost Wreck of the Isis, The: From Beneath the Sea An Ancient Roman Ship Returns to Life

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kent, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA44

ISBN: 0340531789

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 534g, 63pgs, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is some moderate water damage to pages. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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History of World Seapower: From the First Sailing Ships to the Present Day

By: Brett, Bernard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Deans International Publishing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000151

ISBN: 0603036724

Condition: Good


Hardcover book with blue pictorial boards and dust jacket, first edition, 256pp, weighs 1710gms. Illustrated with a superb collection of over 230 photographs, this book contains a wealth of fascinating material on all aspects of seafaring, from the first small boat and oar to the complicated powerful machines of present-day submarines. This is a good solid copy with some minor age-related general wear and tear and faint page discolouration. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and some small tears/damage to corners and top of spine. There is a small pencil mark on the inside f... View more info

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Illustrated History of Transport

By: Chant, Christopher; and Batchelor, John

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Leicester, England, Blitz Editions: 1996

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: TRA48

ISBN: 1856053601

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, edition not stated, 1210g, 184pgs. A comprehensive history of transport including land transportation, sea transportation, and air transportation. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ships

By: Ellis, Cuthbert. Hamilton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Peebles Press: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRASEA1

ISBN: 0856900079

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 800gms, pages are not numbered however has 406 photographs, blank endpapers. A pictorial History from Noah's Ark to the U.S.S United States. 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 very mild shelf wear, slight discolorations to dust jacket. 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... View more info

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Encyclopedia of Ships and Seafaring

By: Kemp, Peter (ed.)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, England, Stanford Maritime Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000449

ISBN: 0540071943

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1140gms, 256 pages. This book is beautifully illustrated with colour throughout. More than 200 carefully selected photographs and 50 original drawings, 80 of them in colour, complement the text and add considerably to the value of this reference book. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Boards are in good condition with mild scuffing. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Port Jackson Today and Yesterday

By: Kerr, Colin; Kerr, Margaret

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Rigby Publishers Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS130

ISBN: 0727012517

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 300gms, 63 pages, and illustrated pictorial map endpapers. Through the heads of Port Jackson, one of the world's most beautiful harbours, has passed a pageant of Australia's History- from the sailing ships of old to the racing yachts of today. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with no to very little 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... View more info

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Ship: 5,000 Years of Maritime Adventure

By: Lavery, Brian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Dorling Kindersley Limited: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA32

ISBN: 1405305894

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 2155g, 400pgs, illustrated endpapers. This book provides an outstanding stoudy of our maritime past and present. It's a sweeping, magnificently illustrated story of our exploits above and beneath the waves. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. There is a large pen inscription from a previous owner on the back of the front free endpaper. Boards are in very good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and some minimal discol... View more info

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Queen Mary, The: The Official Pictorial History

By: Maguglin, Robert, O. (text); Winberg, Bill, M. (historic consultant)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sequoia Communications: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA4

ISBN: 0866790233

Condition: Good


Softcover, First Edition, 500gms, 120 pages. On September 26,1934, His Majesty King George 5th addressed a crowd of thousands at the John Brown & Company shipyard on the banks of the River Clyde in Scotland. Before Him, towering above the spectators, was the massive hull of job number 534, the largest ship the world had ever seen, eventually named Queen Mary, this is her story. Book is in good condition with no visible 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'... View more info

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Manly Ferries of Sydney Harbour: The Seven Mile Ships

By: Mean, Tom

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brookvale, NSW, Australia, Child & Associates Publishing Pty Ltd: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS646

ISBN: 0867770910

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1100gms, 181 pages. This book tells of the early paddlewheeler days, the era of the Port Jackson & Manly Steamship Company that brought the Dee Why, Curl Curl and South Steyne, the decline of the ferries and their recent return to popularity. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional posta... 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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History and Description of Sydney Harbour, The

By: Stephensen, P. R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS601

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 968gms, 416 pages, illustrated endpapers. Here is the first biography of one of the world's greatest and most beautiful havens for ships. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in fair condition with moderate shelf wear and chipping. Dust jacket also shows quite a few nicks and two large tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info