25071 BATHURST, Bella:
THE LIGHTHOUSE STEVENSONS.The Extraordinary Story of the Building of The Scottish Lighthouses by the Ancestors of Robert Louis Stevenson.
Harper Collins, New York,1999
8vo.pp.xxiv+ 278.16 black and white illustrations,frontispiece,map.Original grey papered boards,hardcover in dust wrapper.A Very Good copy.
25065 CHARLES, Daniel;
LIGHTHOUSES OF THE ATLANTIC.
Photography by Philip & Guillame Plisson
Large 4to.pp.240.Profusely illustrated with colour photographs & maps.Original black cloth boards,Very Good hardcover copy in Very good pictorial dust wrapper.
The Lighthouses of the Atlantic Coast in stunning photographs
25068 GAST,Rene & GUICHARD,Jean
LIGHTHOUSES OF FRANCE.The Monuments and Their Keepers.
Flammarion,Paris,2002 4to.pp244.many colour and black and white plates,drawings and maps. A fine hardcover in a fine dust wrapper.
“The French coast is lined with numerous magnificent, historical lighthouses. A handful of these are still home to lighthouse keepers, carrying on the traditions of a centuries-old profession.”
25072 HARRISON, Tim & JONES, Ray:
ENDANGERED LIGHTHOUSES.Stories and Images of America’s Disappearing Lighthouses.
Globe Pequot press, Connecticut, 2001
4to.pp.92 Many black and white and colour photographs & maps.near fine quality softcover
More than 50 endangered lighthouses are described.
25069 HOLLAND,Francis Ross :
AMERICA’S LIGHTHOUSES. An Illustrated History
4to.pp.x+226+4p. index. Many black and white photographs and drawings.Original Card softcover Very Good
25082 HOLLAND, F.Ross;
4to.pp.120,index,profusely illustrated.Very Good hardcover in Very good dust wrapper
25066 JONES, Ray:
THE LIGHTHOUSE ENCYCLOPEDIA.
The Globe Pequot Press, 2004.
4to.pp.274.profusely illustrated Original black hardcover,pictorial dust wrapper. A fine copy.
The Lighthouse Encyclopedia is the definitive reference on these maritime beacons and coastal icons. .
Very Heavy may require extra postage
25083 MARRIOTT,Leo ;
LIGHTHOUSES.A Pictorial History of Lighthouses Around the World
The Lyons Press,London,2003
4to.pp.126.Profusely illustrated , listing of lighthouses.Very Good hardcover in Very good dustwrapper
25070 PARKER, Tony:
8vo.pp.288. original black cloth hardcover in a slightly damp stained dustwrapper.
25067 THRETHEWEY,Ken & GUICHARD,Jean:
NORTH ATLANTIC LIGHTHOUSES
4to. pp.200.many colour photographs,Original pictorial hardcover with matching dust wrapper. A Fine Copy
25081 WAGNER,Melissa [Editor]
LIGHTHOUSES AROUND THE WORLD A Pictorial History.
4to.pp.80 profusely illustrated in colour,Very Good hardcover in Very Good pictorial dust wrapper,
25075 BALLARD,Robert D.:
THE LOST WRECK OF THE ISIS.
Hodder & Stoughton, Kent, 1990
4to.pp.63, a couple of marks to endpapers and a couple in the margins.else very Good original pictorial laminated hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper with special wall poster on rear of dust wrapper.
From beneath the sea an ancient Roman ship returns to life.
25064 BASS, George F. [Editor]
SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS OF THE AMERICAS. A History Based on Underwater Archaeology
Thames & Hudson,London,1996
4to large format quality softcover.pp.272.with 376 Illustrations,80 in colour. a little bumped at head and tail of spine else Very Good.
25080 KENDERINE, Sarah:
SHIPWRECKS 1656-1942 A Guide to Historic Wreck Sites of Perth.
Department of Maritme Archaeology, Western Australian Maritime Museum, Fremantle,1995
Oblong 4to. Quality softcover.pp.xx + 232. index, illustrations,Maps. A couple of creases to the upper cover,else Very Good clean copy
25214 MAIDEN, Peter;
SHIPWRECK OF THE NEW GUINEA GOLD EXPLORERS. The Wreck of The Brig Maria Off Hichenbrook Island in 1872.
Central Queensland University Press,2000.
Royal 8vo. pp.173+ 2pp ads,8 pages of b/w photographs,2 maps.Quality softcover.
23929 PARKIN ,Ray :
RAY PARKIN’S WARTIME TRILOGY .Out of The Smoke , Into The Smother & The Sword and The Blossom.
Melbourne University Press, 1999
8vo. pp,955 , illustrations Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper.
ISBN 0 522 84887
Illustrated with Ray Parkin’s evocative drawings. Out of The Smoke tells of Parkin’s experiences as Action Chief Quartermaster on H.M.A.S Perth,which was sunk while engaging an overwhelming Japanese force. Into The Smother direct from his diaries tells us of his fifteen months as POW on the Burma Siam Thailand ,railway. The Sword and The Blossom tells of the last twelve months of his captivity until his release .
21912 SIGMOND ,J.P & ZUIDERBAAN ,L.H.:
DUTCH DISCOVERIES OF AUSTRALIA Shipwrecks,Treasures and Early Voyages Off The West Coast.
First Edition in the English language. 4to.pp.176. Illustrated. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust jacket.
24464 BALLARD, Robert D.:
EXPLORING THE TITANIC.
Madison Press Book for Pyramid Books , London, 1988.
Small 4to.pp.64, profusely illustrated. Very Good original pictorial laminated hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper,the rear of the dust wrapper is a poster of the Titanic.
On September 1,1985,The Titanic was in the headlines when a French American team led by Dr Robert Ballard had discovered the legendary lost ship.In 1986 they explored the wreck in a tiny submarine.This is the story of the ship and the adventure of the greatest ship lost and found.
23496 BALLARD , Robert D. :
ADVENTURES IN OCEAN EXPLORATION . From the Discovery of The Titanic to the Search for Noah’s Flood with Malcolm McConnell.
National Geographic , Washington ,2001
4to. pp.288 , profusely illustrated.,in colour
Very good hardcover in Very good dust jacket.
23812 O’DONNELL , E.E. :
THE LAST DAYS OF THE TITANIC . Photographs and Mementos of the Tragic Maiden Voyage .
Foreword by Dr Robert D. Ballard .
Roberts Rinehart Publishers , Colorado ,1998.
4to.pp.120. Illustrated with original photographs, very Good hardcover in Very Good slightly chipped dust wrapper.
The Irish archivist E.E , O’Donnell discovered a remarkable archive of photographs in a Dublin basement by Father Francis Browne.Now considered one of the most important photographic archives in Ireland it contains the sole visual collection of the Titanic’s passage from Southampton to Ireland, where Father Browne fortuitously disembarked,before the fateful shipwreck.
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AUSTRALIAN SHIPWRECKS and other maritime Incidents including vessels lost overseas,merchant ships lost at war,and those lost on inland waters,together with a bibliography of vessel entries.
4to.pp.xlviii+ 1184.printed endpapers, Near fine hardcover in Near fine dust wrapper.
Signed by the Author