Blackman, Raymond V. B. [editor]
Sampson Low, 1955.
large landscape format hardback [21x33cm].
generally good clean condition in the original slightly worn binding, but the hinges are badly pulled
Miller, William H.
Dover Publications, 1984.
193 annotated photographs depicting liners between 1897 and 1927.
Royal National Life-boat Institution 1872
single sheet appeals flyer. first page relates three notable rescues in 1871, with vignette engraving. second page lists the life-boat stations and the effective services in 1871.
by David White
Royal Navy frigate launched in 1794 – a volume in the Anatomy of the Ship series
from Dundee to France and back in a small boat
by William Forwell
Blackie & Son, 1879
an entertaining account of a voyage down the east coast of Scotland and England, and across the Channel to France.
Inspired by John Macgregor’s exploits in ‘Rob Roy’, the Reverend Forwell had himself built a square-sterned yawl of just 19-feet on the water-line and embarked on this epic voyage in May 1877