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Jane's pocket book of naval armament

By: Archer, Dennis (ed.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Macdonald & Janes: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44318


Clean, tightly bound smaller landscape format hardback book (cloth binding), no inscriptions, in a priceclipped dustjacket which is rubbed & lightly chipped at the corners. 240 pages, many b/w photos, index. Number 9 in the Jane's 'pocket book' series View more info

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Prince Rupert's patent guns

By: Barter Bailey, Sarah

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Trustees of the Royal Armouries: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44407


Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine uncreased, appears little used, no inscriptions. 154 pages, photos in text, notes, bibliography, index View more info

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Nelson and his times

By: Beresford, Rear-Admiral Lord Charles & Wilson, H. W.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Harmsworth Brothers: 1900

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 45630


Clean hardback tightly bound in grey cloth with gilt titles and decorated boards, cloth is worn at corners and spine ends, spine has small circular stain, floral patterned endpapers, front end paper excised. Page edges gilt, fore edges foxed, no inscriptions. 232 pages, illustrations and maps in the text, index. No date but assume early 20th century. Relevant magazine cuttings laid in View more info

Battles by sea

By: Chatterton, E. Keble

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sidgwick and Jackson, Ltd: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56660


Clean hardback tightly bound in navy blue cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, spine ends rubbed, bookplate on front pastedown and name on front endpaper, page edges rough cut. xvi + 272 pages, photos & illustrations on plates, index View more info

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My bizarre naval national service

By: Chivers, Peter

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Chester-le-Street, Cheshire Country Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 32494


Clean, tightly bound paperback original, signed by the author ('With best wishes, Pete Chivers') inside the front cover, appears little used. 132 pages, photos in the text View more info

Image for Invergordon scapegoat: the betrayal of Admiral Tomkinson

Invergordon scapegoat: the betrayal of Admiral Tomkinson

By: Coles, Alan

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45514


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, no signs of use. 194 pages, 29 photos in the text, notes, bibliography, index View more info

Image for Men of war: the changing face of heroism in the 19th century navy

Men of war: the changing face of heroism in the 19th century navy

By: Crane, David

Price: £8.00

Publisher: HarperPress: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 63498


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xii + pages, maps & illustrations in the text, notes, bibliography, index View more info

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The Royal Navy

By: Dawlish, Peter

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34170


Larger format book with no inscriptions, in a worn unclipped dustjacket, torn with loss at the corners. Illustrated in colour by Victor Ambrus View more info

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Sea-flyers

By: Grey, C. G.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35548


Clean hardback tightly bound in grey cloth with blue titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. 256 pages, black and white photos on 18 plates View more info

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An ambition realised

By: Hackett, Tony

Price: £20.00

Publisher: St. Columb Major, Carloggas Publishing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25462


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, signed and dedicated by the author but otherwise unmarked and appears little used. 202 pages, 36 b/w photographs on plates View more info

Image for The final dive: the life and death of Buster Crabb

The final dive: the life and death of Buster Crabb

By: Hale, Don

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61931


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with gift inscription on half title page, in a bright unclipped dustjacket, spine lightly sunned, small split at top of front foldover. xxiv + 260 pages, photos on plates, notes, bibliography, index View more info

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Select naval documents

By: Hodges, H. W. & Hughes, E. A.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46624


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles & 'anchor' decoration, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. xiv + 228 pages, 3 plates, 4 illustrations in the text, index View more info

Image for Submarines at war: the history of the American Silent Service

Submarines at war: the history of the American Silent Service

By: Hoyt, Edwin P.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Stein & Day: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36305


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has minor edgewear. Appears little used. x + 330 pages, photos on plates, maps in the text, bibliography, index View more info

Image for The life and death of H. M. S. Hood

The life and death of H. M. S. Hood

By: Hoyt, Edwin P.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Arthur Barker Limited: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 59339


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is slightly faded at the spine. Appears little used. viii + 144 pages, 9 photos on plates, bibliography View more info

The war at sea: an illusrated history. A slipcase containing Submarines: the illustrated history; Aircraft carriers: the illustrated history and Battleships and battlecruisers.

By: Humble, Richard

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Basinghall Books: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 60020


3 very clean & tightly bound hardback books with no inscriptions, in bright unclipped dustjackets. Appear little used. Slipcase is a little rubbed and bumped.192 pages per book, many photos in the text, index. Aircraft & Battleships published by Winchmore Publishing Services in 1982 and 1983. Heavy set so additional postage may be requested View more info

Image for Australia's men o' war: the paintings of Geoff Vollmer

Australia's men o' war: the paintings of Geoff Vollmer

By: Lind, Lew

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Australia, A. H. & A. W. Reed: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 39643


Very clean, tightly bound landscape format book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. 64 pages, colour illustrations throughout, index View more info

Image for Sober men and true: sailor lives in the Royal Navy 1900 - 1945

Sober men and true: sailor lives in the Royal Navy 1900 - 1945

By: Mckee, Christopher

Price: £25.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Harvard University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 61892


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. [x] + 286 pages, photos on plates, index View more info

Image for History of the First Battalion Naval Militia, New York: 1891 - 1911

History of the First Battalion Naval Militia, New York: 1891 - 1911

By: Minton, Telfair Marriott

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Knickerbocker Press: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45219


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, small paper accession label at foot of spine, bookplate of the New York Naval Militia on front pastedown, names of the officers on the plate opposite page 156 are identified on pages 182 - 188, otherwise no inscriptions. viii + 188 pages, tissue-guarded frontispiece and illustrations on 14 plates View more info

Image for The encyclopedia of U-boats: from 1904 to the present

The encyclopedia of U-boats: from 1904 to the present

By: Moller, Eberhard & Brack, Werner

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books: 2004

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 62520


Reading copy, an ex library hardback with the usual stamps & stickers, no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the edges. 240 pages, photos in the text, notes, bibliography View more info

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Broke and the Shannon

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47697


Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is rippled on the back cover. 246 pages, illustrations on plates, notes, appendices, bibliography View more info