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CHANDLER, GEORGE. Liverpool Shipping. A short history.
1960, Phoenix House. 8vo, 256pp, photo plates, ship lists. Cloth, jacket, fine copy. (Book ref. RHB8055) £18.00
TURNER, ROBERT D. The Pacific Princesses. An illustrated history of Canadian Pacific's Princess fleet on the North West coast.
1977, Sono Nis Press. Large 4to, 252pp, many photo illus, ship diagrams, detailed ship histories. Cloth, jacket, fine copy. (Book ref. RHB8053) £30.00
FARR, GRAHAME E. West Country Passenger Steamers.
1956 Richard Tiling. 8vo, 327pp with numerous illus on plates, tables. Cloth, VG/F (Book ref. RHB8031) £24.00
DUCKWORTH, C L D. & LANGMUIR, G E. West Coast Steamers.
1968, 3rd edn, Stephenson & Sons. 8vo, 206pp, 96 ship illus on plates, ship histories and tabulated lists of ship details. Cloth, jacket, fine copy. (Book ref. RHB8028) £22.00
MABER, JOHN M. North Star To Southern Cross.
1967, Stephenson & Sons. La 8vo, 335pp, 96 ship illus, ship diags. cloth, jacket, fine copy. The history of shipping lines operating between Great Britain and Australia. (Book ref. RHB8027) £30.00
WARREN, MARK D Distinguished Liners from The Shipbuilder Volume 1: 1906-1914
Blue Ribband, 1995 La 8vo, 228pp + 10 folding plates. Illustrated with photos and diagrams. Hardback with DJ in box. As New copy. Reprinted information from 'The Shipbuilder', covering 41 vessels including Titanic, Lusitania, Rotterdam, Laurentic, Empress of Russia, Empress of Ireland and Cameronia. (Book ref. RHB7961) £45.00
WRECK COMMISSIONER Shipping Casualties: Loss of the Steamship Titanic.
Dorset Press, 1987 A4. 74pp. Card cover. VG copy. Reproduction of the official report on the sinking of the Titanic, originally printed 1912. Subtitle: Report of a formal investigation into the circumstances attending the foundering on 15th April 1912, of the British Steamship "Titanic" of Liverpool after striking ice in or near Latitude 41 46'N, Longitude 50 14' W., North Atlantic, whereby loss of life ensued. (Book ref. RHB7957) £20.00
FALCONER, JOHN Sail and Steam: A century of seafaring enterprise 1840-1935. Photographs from the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich
Viking, 1993. 4to, 192pp. Numerous black and white photos with informative captions. Hardback with DJ (slightly worn at edges with small tear mended with selotape). Near fine copy. (Book ref. RHB7955) £25.00
FELSTEAD, LOUISE A. A Cloud of Sail: Maritime Paintings by J Steven Dews
Sweet Lake, 2001 Large Oblong 4to, 128pp. Illustrated with colour plates and pencil sketches. Hardback with DJ. Fine copy. Biography of a contemporary marine artist. (Book ref. RHB7954) £25.00
RUSSETT, ALAN Dominic Serres RA 1719-1793, War Artist to the navy
Antique Collectors' Club, 2001 4to, 224pp. Many illustrations in colour and black & white. Hardback with DJ. Fine copy. Biography of one of the leading 18th century British marine painters, a founding member of the Royal Academy and Marine Painter to George III. (Book ref. RHB7953) £28.00
COCKETT, F.B. Peter Monamy 1681-1749 and his circle
Antique Collectors' Club 4to, 120pp. Many illustrations in colour and black & white. Hardback with DJ. Near fine copy. Biography of one of the leading 18th century British marine painters. Includes chapters of other marine artists of the period: Francis Swaine, Thomas Mellish, T. Leemans, Thomas Allen and J.Cook (Book ref. RHB7952) £20.00
MUNDAY, JOHN E.W.Cooke 1811-1880: A man of his time
Antique Collectors' Club, 1996 4to, 392pp. Many illustrations in colour and black & white. Hardback with DJ. Fine copy. Biography of one of the leading 19th century British marine painters. Includes catalogue of the artist's oil paintings and extracts from his diary 1828-1879 (Book ref. RHB7951) £30.00
RUSSETT, ALAN George Chambers 1803-1840: his life and work with extracts from the 1841 biography by John Watkins
Antique Collectors' Club, 1996 4to, 216pp. Many illustrations in colour and black & white. Hardback with DJ. Fine copy. Biography of one of the leading 19th century British marine painters. (Book ref. RHB7950) £25.00
HURST, ALEX A. Thomas Somerscales, Marine Artist: his life and work
Teredo, 1988 4to, 282pp. Numerous illustrations, many in colour. Hardback with DJ. Fine copy. Biography of English 19th century marine artist who worked for a while in Chile. (Book ref. RHB7949) £40.00
ARCHIBALD, E.H.H. Dictionary of Sea Painters
Antique Collectors' Club, 1982 4to, 456pp. Numerous black and white illustrations and some colour plates. Hardback with DJ. Near fine copy. Gives details of over 800 artists with additional information on identification and dating of paintings. (Book ref. RHB7948) £40.00
BROOK-HART, DENYS 20th Century British Marine Painting
Antique Collectors' Club, 1981 4to, 382pp. Many illustrations, some in colour. Hardback with DJ. Near fine copy. Includes index of artists with brief biographies. (Book ref. RHB7947) £30.00
JOEL, DAVID Charles Brooking 1723-1759 and the 18th century British Marine Painters
Antique Collectors Club, 2000 4to, 208pp. Numerous illustrations, some in colour. Hardback with DJ. Fine copy. Biographical account set in the context of 17th century Dutch Marine painting and other 18th century British marine artists (with biographical list). Includes catalogue of the artist's work. Includes tips on dating paintings from details such as flags and rigging. A nicely produced book. (Book ref. RHB7946) £28.00
LARKIN, DAVID The Marine Paintings of Chris Mayger
Pan, 1976 4to. 9 page introduction and 40 colour plates. Card covers. Near fine copy. Magyer specialised in producing illustrations and bookcovers. (Book ref. RHB7945) £14.00
BROOK-HART, DENYS British 19th century Marine Painting
Antique Collector's Club, 1982 4to, 370pp. 240 illustrations, some in colour. Hardback with DJ. Near fine copy. Includes index of artists with brief biographies. (Book ref. RHB7944) £35.00
SIGSBEE FISCHER, KATRINE & HURST, ALEX A. Anton Otto Fischer: Marine Artist
Teredo Books, 1977 4to, 260pp. Numerous illustrations, many in colour. Hardback with DJ (slightly worn at edges). Near fine copy. Biography of an early 20th century American marine artist. (Book ref. RHB7943) £30.00