by Charles E. Lee
Sampson Low, ca.1935.
257 pages. illustrated.
good clean condition hardback.
binding faded. foxing to page edges.
owner’s book-plate to inside front cover.
showing the strength of the navy, and the expenses thereof, during the years 1822, ’23, ’24, ’39, ’40, and ’41
Navy Department, 1842.
useful source material on the early American navy, with details of the ships in the navy in each year, numbers of each rank of officers and men, etc.
by J.S. Redshaw
Vickers Armstrong Ltd., 1947.
a record in words and pictures of Vickers Armstrong’s shipyards during and just after world war 2
by Miles Smeeton
Rupert Hart-Davis, 1960
eventful voyaging in the Smeeton’s ketch Hang
by Ross Watton
Conway Maritime, 1989.
a volume in the “Anatomy of the Ship” series, including a wealth of plans, photos and drawings depicting every aspect of the great liner.