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Naval Wars in the Baltic During the Sailing-Ship Epoch 1522-1850.

By: Anderson (R.C.)

Price: £120.00

Publisher: 1910,

Seller ID: 5460


vi + 423pp, 17 illus, original dark blue cloth. NMM Cat, Vol 5, Pt 1, entry 993: Includes chapters on the Baltic warsûduring the period and accounts (with plans) of the actions of Usedom (1ûJuly 1715, Dynekilen (8 July 1716); the Danes' attack on Gothenborg (15ûMay 1717) and Stromstad (19 July 1717).ûAJS: Uncommon. See other notes on this work in the above catalogue.ûRodger: One of the early works of a great scholar of enormous breadth andûlearning; precise, polygl... View more info

Mededelingen van de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Zeeegeschiedenis No. 37.

By: Anon.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1978,

Seller ID: 6631


116pp, 21 illus, original pictorial paper wrappers. View more info

Relation Detaillee de la Campagne de M. le Commandeur de Suffren dans L'Inde du 1er Juin au 29 Septembre Suivant.

By: Anon. RP

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1783 rp 1970,

Seller ID: 877


32pp, original dark blue cloth, dw. AJS: A rare and interesting contemporary French account of the bitterûstruggle between England and France for command of the Indian Ocean duringûa critical stage of the American War of Independence.ûIn five fleet actions, between February 1782 and June 1783, the Britishûships under Sir Edward Hughes and the French under the redoutable AdmiralûSuffren, fought for mastery of the seas.ûThis work describes the crucial events of the s... View more info

Uniforms Badges and Intelligence Data etc of the German Forces.

By: Barnards (Publishers) Ltd.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: ND 1945,

Seller ID: 8080


64pp (unpaginated), 4pp colour, illustrated throughout with line illus,ûlandscape format, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: Compiled for the use of service personnel and includes coverage ofûall three services. View more info

Steamers of the Fjords Bergen Shipping Since 1839.

By: Bent (M.)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: 1989,

Seller ID: 191


224pp. 42 illus, 2pp illus ships funnels, 255 line illus, 30 text illus,ûendpaper illus, large format, dw. AJS: Describes a remarkable transportation system probably withoutûparallel in the world in terms of extent and complexity. View more info

Een Nuchter Volk ed de Zee. Beeldverhaal van de Nederlandse Zeefgeschiedenis.

By: Bosscher (Ph.M.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1979, Amsterdam.

Seller ID: 9081


152pp, 51 colour illus, 155 illus, large format (29.5cm x 20cm), pictorialûstiff paper wrappers. SBS: Well illustrated book on the Dutch Navy using objects from theûScheepvaartmuseum. (Dutch text). View more info

The Seventy-Four Gun Ship. A Practical Treatise on the Art of Naval Architecture - Complete Set Volumes 1-4 Inclusive.

By: Boudriot (J.) & Roberts (D.H.) Translator.

Price: £425.00

Publisher: 1986-88, Rotherfield,

Seller ID: 10979


complete four volume set, large format (32cm x 25cm), original embossed blueûcloth, dws, a good set (note this is a heavy set).û(1) Hull Construction. 1986, 166pp, 16 plates (1 in colour, 12 folding), 106ûfigs, 4 tables, endpaper illus.û(2) Fitting Out the Hull. 1986, 212pp, 26 plates (6 in colour, 14 folding),û108 figs, endpaper illus.û(3) Masts - Sails - Rigging. 1987, 280pp, 13 plates (3 in colour, 7ûfolding), 136 figs, 26 tables, endpaer illus.û(4) Manning - ... View more info

CSS Alabama Anatomy of a Confederate Raider.

By: Bowcock (A.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: 2002,

Seller ID: 3755


192pp, 43 illus, 236 plans and line drawings (mostly multi-view), 3 maps,ûlarge format, dw. AJS: The Alabama was built by Laird's for the Confederate States and afterûan adventurous career was sunk off Cherbourg. This book provides aûdetailed account of the life of the vessel along with superb plans andûillustrations. View more info

The Siege of Rhodes 1480.

By: Butler (L.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: ND 1980,

Seller ID: 9300


24pp, 8 illus, original blue paper, dedication and ink corrections byûthe author in text. SBS: An account of the Seige of Rhodes by the Turks, to commemorate theûQuincentenary exhibition at St. John's Gate. View more info

1413 Days: in the Wake of a Canadian DEMS Gunner.

By: Cowling (B.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1955, Calgary,

Seller ID: 7941


124pp, 4 coloured illus, 22 illus, 65 maps, pictorial laminated covers. SBS: Walter Stewart Cowling sailed in sixty plus convoys, seven of whichûwere attacked by enemy submarines. He took part in the Allied landings onûSicily and Italy aboard the Empire Charmian. View more info

Die Russischen Kriegsschiffe 1856-1917.

By: Gomm (B.)

Price: £95.00

Publisher: 1992-98, Wiesbaden, privately published,

Seller ID: 6656


complete set as published, 8 vols, original blue paper wrappers (heavy set).û(1) Schraubenlinienschiffe, Panzerschiffe, Linienschiffe,ûSchlactschiffe, Schlactkreuzer, Flugzeugtrager Anhang: Segellinienschiffeû1696-1856. 1992, 114pp, line illus in text.û(2) Fregatten, Panzerkreuzer, Korvetten, geschutzte Kreuzer Anhang:ûSegelfregatten 1694-1856. 1991, 109pp, line illus in text.û(3) Kanonenboote, Flugkanonenboote, Torpedoboote. 1989, 114pp, line illus inûtext.û(4) ... View more info

Report on the Ashcroft Furnace-Doors and Grate-Bars.

By: Government Report (USA)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: 1878, Washington,

Seller ID: 1406


47pp, 4 text illus, 3 large fold-out tables, original grey paper wrappers. AJS: The growth of the steam navy led to experimentation in all areas ofûship construction and the equipment required for effective use. View more info

Hitler's Battleships.

By: Gray (E.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: 1992 rp 1995,

Seller ID: 1305


(vi), 195pp, 20 illus, dw. AJS: Admiral Scheer, Graf Spee, Bismarck, etc., View more info

La France Maritime. Fondee et Dirgee par Amedee Grehan, s./chef au Ministere de la Marine, sous le Patronage du Ministre de la Marine, et Toutes les Sommites Speciales, Scientifiques et Litteraires.

By: Grehan (A.)

Price: £225.00

Publisher: 1837-42, Paris,

Seller ID: 10543


three volumes, with a fourth published later but not present here, handsomeûproduction, large format (28cm x 20cm), matching dark green half calf, giltûdetailing to spines, raised bands, an attractive publication.û(1) 1837, ii + 408pp, 35 plates (with overlays), general table and index atûend, no list of plates, marbled endpapers.û(2) 1837, ii + 408pp, 49 plates (with overlays), general table and index atûend, list of plates, marbled endpapers.û(3) 1837, ii + 407p... View more info

The Writngs of Stephen B. Luce.

By: Hayes (J.D.) & Hattendorf (J.B.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: 1975,

Seller ID: 6751


x + 262pp, 3 illus, paper wrappers. SBS: Luce founded the Naval War College in Rhode Island. He was a navalûstrategist, who while bridging the age of sailing ships and that of steamûdriven armoured battleships, 'taught the US Navy to think'. View more info