Piper Calls the Tune, the life and legacy of David Boyd, yacht designer
Eoss, Euan & Donaldson, Bob
published by the author, 2016.
not only an excellent biography of David Boyd, one of Scotland’s greatest yacht designers, but also a history of the Piper Class racing yachts, together with a wealth of information and anecdote of the Clyde yachting scene over nearly 100 years.
an important book and an enjoyable read – highly recommended.
Beardmore, the history of a Scottish industrial giant
Hume & Moss
Visit of H.M. Fleet to the Clyde July 18th to 28th 
cruises around the warships by L.N.E.R. steamers.
two 25x16cm printed handbills. fine condition.
one advertising sailings from Craigendoran, Helensburgh, Dunoon and Kirn piers.
the other steamer connections to Craigendoran pier.
Nonogenarian’s Reminiscences of Garelochside & Helensburgh
and the people who dwelt thereon and therein
Helensburgh, MacNeur & Bryden and Dumbarton, Bennett & Thomson, 1883.
includes biographical notices of Robert Napier and Henry Bell, and brief accounts of the last voyages of the first and second ‘Comet’ .
Historic Families and Notable People of the Lennox
[Leven, Loch Lomond, and Cardross]
Dumbarton, printed for the author, 1891.