by P.J.G. Ransom
Amberley Publishing, 2012.
an excellent modern study of Henry Bell and his steamship ‘Comet’, and their influence on the early development of steam at sea
190 pages. illustrated.
fine condition softback.
Haws, Duncan 3Patrick Stephens, 1980
Louis XIVParis, Denis Thierry & Christophe Ballard, 1682
by Waine & Fenton
Waine Research, 1976
a fine portrayal of the little coasting steam and motor vessels of Britain. includes a chapter on the Clyde Puffer. well illustrated from the author’s excellent coloured & line drawings and plans.
by Dorothy Laird
George Outram & Co., 1961
a history of the Scottish shipping firm, Patrick Henderson & Company, 1834-1961 – famous for their far east involvement, including the development of the Irrawaddy Flotilla Company