by Larry & Lin Pardey
Newport, Seven Seas Press, 1986.
special 10th Anniversary edition of the book that launched the Pardey legend – the story of a seven year cruise from California to England in their 24-ft self-built cutter ‘Seraffyn’.
192 pages. illustrated with photos and sketch charts.
very good condition hardback in the dust-jacket.
by R.M. Wilson
Cassell & Co. London, 1956.
quite a scarce study of the great liners of the 1920’s and 30’s.
Robert Gardiner (editor)
a volume in Conway’s excellent “History of the Ship” series, covering the merchant sailing ship from 1830 to 1930.
by E.C. Talbot-Booth
Sampson Low, 1949.
the first post-war edition of this indispensable guide to the world’s merchant ships.
fully illustrated both with photos and silhouette drawings.
by D.B. McNeill
David & Charles, 1969-71.
volume one covers the north of Ireland, and volume 2, the south.
the standard work on the history of passenger steamship services around Ireland