Mariner’s Mirror, the journal of the Society for Nautical Research
volume 44 and 45
Cambridge, at the University Press, 1958-59.
eight quarterly issues bound into one volume.
very good condition in a strong hardback cloth binding.
Ancient Boats in N.W. Europe, the archaeology of water transport to AD 1500
a scholarly work on water transport — rafts, boats and ships, in north west Europe, from the late palaeolithic period to the later middle ages.
Sea Breezes, the P.S.N.C. magazine, volume 14, October 1930 – July 1931
one of the scarce pre-war volumes when the magazine was still very much of sailing ship interest.
a scarce mid-19th century Danish marine dictionary. the first part comprises 67 plates, most part coloured, with descriptive text accompanying each plate. the second part comprises an explanatory dictionary of maritime and shipbuilding terms.
text in Danish
Books, Prints and Manuscripts relating to Naval Battles and the Science of Naval Warfare, Shipbuilding and the Art of Navigation, Pirates, Buccaneers, and Privateers, Shipwrecks and Disasters at Sea
London, Maggs Bros. 1928-1936
a fine copy of the complete series of these four invaluable nautical catalogues, containing 3000 well described, annotated and indexed entries