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1 Anon. Shipshape and Bristol Fashion.
ND 1950, 
viii + 110pp, colour frontis, 4 colour illus, 40 illus, original blue cloth. SBS: Bristol as a shipbuilding port, including the Great Eastern, The Bristol City Line 1879-. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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2 Carr (F.G.G.) Maritime Greenwich.
1974, 
booklet, 24pp, 35 colour illus, coloured pictorial paper wrappers. SBS: Frank Carr was the Director of the National Maritime Museum, as well as being the man who brought the Cutty Sark to Greenwich! 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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3 Chaplin (W.R.) The History of Harwich Lights and Their Owners.
1951, 
34pp, 14 illus, 2 maps, original white cloth. SBS: A learned article on Harwich Lighthouses and their owners extractedŻfrom 'The American Neptune'. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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4 Coles (Capt C.) A Cheap and Simple Mode of Protecting our Mercantile Ports & Navigable Rivers: Addressed to Those Entrusted with our Security, and the Inhabitants of the Coast Towns of the United Kingdom.
1859, 
14pp, later (1960s) wrappers, in protective glassine envelope. AJS: Pamphlet from the officer who went on to design the first turretŻship, HMS Captain (1870). 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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5 Corney (A.) Southsea Castle.
1967 rp 1968, 
23pp, 6 illus, landscape format, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: Built to protect the Solent. This copy with additional 6pp printedŻinsertion 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6 Couch (J.) History of Polperro.
1871 rp 1965, Newcastle, 
96pp (inc 5pp adverts), map frontis, 10 line drawings, original red cloth,Żdw. SBS: Includes privateering and smuggling. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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7 Crighton (J.) Compiler. Contributions to the Maritime History of Great Britain.
ND 1950, 
95pp, 70 illus, pale grey cloth. AJS: An account of the Orchard Shipbuilding Yard and the East India Graving Dock, along with other shipbuilders on the Thames (1750-1950). 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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8 Dawson (J.W.) Commerce and Customs A History of the Ports of Newport and Caerleon.
1932, 
(vi), 168pp, frontis, original blue cloth. SBS: A History of the ports with useful appendices. The author worked for H.M. Excise and Customs. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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9 Dicker (G.) A Short History of Devonport Royal Dockyard.
ND 1971, 
37pp, text illus, large format (29.5cm x 21cm), printed stiff paperŻwrappers. AJS: Typescript and bound in wrappers. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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10 Dicker (Lt S.) HMS Vernon 1872-1972 Centenary A Short History of the Establishment.
1972, 
29pp, 22 illus, pictorial paper wrappers. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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11 Dougherty (M.E.) Port of Baltimore Handbook.
ND 1966, 
126pp, 58 illus, 21 plans, paper covers. SBS: History of this great American Seaport up to 1966. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 Dymond (D.) The Portsmouth Papers No 11. Portsmouth and the Fall of the Puritan Republic.
1971, 
21pp, 4 illus, map, printed paper wrappers. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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13 Ellicott (D.) Our Gibraltar A Short History of the Rock.
1975, Gibraltar, 
(iv), 130pp, title illus, 8 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: A good local study, with a foreword by Admiral of the Fleet, VarylŻBegg. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 Fernandez (J.J.) Gibraltar Yesterday Years. A Pictorial History of the Rock of Gibraltar.
1977-78, Gibraltar, 
as issued in two parts, landscape format, original pictorial stiff paperŻwrappers.Ż(1) 60pp, 54 illus, plan.Ż(2) 60pp, 54 illus, plan. AJS: Based on the author's large postcard collection, published by theŻGibraltar Chronicle newspaper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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15 Fisher (S.) Editor. Lisbon as a Port Town the British Seaman and Other Maritime Themes.
1988, 
vi + 143pp, 10 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: Exeter Maritime Studies No 2. Seven papers, including: Crewing onŻArctic Whaling Vessels; Prince William's Descent on Devon 1688; Decline ofŻBritish Shipbuilding since 1945. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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16 Geddes (A.) The Portsmouth Papers No 9. Portsmouth During the Great French War 1770-1800.
1970, 
22pp, 5 illus, printed paper wrappers. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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17 Gosse (P.) RP St Helena 1502-1938.
1938 rp 1968, 
xiv + 446pp, frontis, 33 illus, map, endpaper maps, dw. AJS: Important port of call throughout the 17th and 18th centuries for ships of the Honourable East India Company and the Royal Navy. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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18 Grahame (T.) Essays and Letters on Subjects Conducive to the Improvement and Extension of Inland Communication and Transport. By Thomas Grahame Esq. Presented to Michael Faraday Esquire., Royal Institution, Albemarle Street.
1835, 
61pp, large format (27cm x 21.5cm), without wrappers. AJS: Suggestions for improving transport costs and the carrying capacityŻon rivers and canals. This copy presented to Michael Faraday Esq, RoyalŻInstitution, Albemarle Street. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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19 Hearn (J.R.) Compiler. The Liberty of the Water of the Thamer - With Particular Reference to 1760-61.
1965, 
60pp, frontis, 8 illus tipped-in on text pages, map, tables, large formatŻ(33cm x 20.5cm), original blue paper wrappers, title pasted on front cover. SBS: Includes a complete schedule of the 1050 ships from which dues wereŻcollected from ports in the river Thamer 1760-1761.ŻAJS: This article has been prepared from documents and papers formerly theŻproperty of Captain Edward Hawkins, RN (1765-1839), found in 'DuncanŻHouse' Saltash. uopn the death of Miss Mary G.C. Hawkins in 1959. AsŻreagrds the year 1760-61 the schedule of Cornish shipping has beenŻabstracted from an old ledger the property of the Saltash Corporation. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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20 Hoad (M.J.) & Temple Patterson (Prof A.) The Portsmouth Papers No 19. Portsmouth and the Crimean War.
1973, 
22pp, 12 illus, printed paper wrappers. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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