Lighthouses & Shipwrecks.

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.

$30.00 AUD


25065 CHARLES, Daniel;
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

$65.00 AUD

25068 GAST,Rene & GUICHARD,Jean
LIGHTHOUSES OF FRANCE.The Monuments and Their Keepers.
English Edition
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.”

$40.00 AUD

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.

$30.00 AUD

25069 HOLLAND,Francis Ross :
AMERICA’S LIGHTHOUSES. An Illustrated History
Dover,New York,1988.

4to.pp.x+226+4p. index. Many black and white photographs and drawings.Original Card softcover Very Good

$25.00 AUD

25082 HOLLAND, F.Ross;
MetroBooks,New York,2001.

4to.pp.120,index,profusely illustrated.Very Good hardcover in Very good dust wrapper

$22.00 AUD

25066 JONES, Ray:
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

$45.00 AUD

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

$22.00 AUD


25070 PARKER, Tony:

8vo.pp.288. original black cloth hardcover in a slightly damp stained dustwrapper.

$20.00 AUD



4to. pp.200.many colour photographs,Original pictorial hardcover with matching dust wrapper. A Fine Copy

$35.00 AUD

25081 WAGNER,Melissa [Editor]
Courage Press,London,2001

4to.pp.80 profusely illustrated in colour,Very Good hardcover in Very Good pictorial dust wrapper,

$18.00 AUD

25075 BALLARD,Robert D.:
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.

$15.00 AUD


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.

$30.00 AUD

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

$40.00 AUD

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.
ISBN 1875998853

$25.00 AUD

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 .

$75.00 AUD

DUTCH DISCOVERIES OF AUSTRALIA Shipwrecks,Treasures and Early Voyages Off The West Coast.
Rigby, Adelaide,1979

First Edition in the English language. 4to.pp.176. Illustrated. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust jacket.
ISBN 0727008005

$45.00 AUD

24464 BALLARD, Robert D.:
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.

$20.00 AUD

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.

$30.00 AUD


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.
ISBN 1570982015

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.

$25.00 AUD


24987 STONE,Peter.
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.
Oceans Enterprises,Yarram,2006.

4to.pp.xlviii+ 1184.printed endpapers, Near fine hardcover in Near fine dust wrapper.
Signed by the Author 

$120.00 AUD

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