Category: Craft/Barges/Tugs


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ABC of Yachts.

By: Grasemann (C.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1954,

Seller ID: 7958

56pp, frontis, 42 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. SBS: A useful period guide to the subject in the famous Ian Allan ABCûseries. View more info

The Merchant Schooners.

By: Greenhill (B.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1951, rev ed 1988,

Seller ID: 8064

viii + 310pp, frontis, title illus, 200 illus, 47 text figs, large formatû(28cm x 21cm), dw. AJS: A survey of the small fore and aft rigged merchant sailing ships ofûEngland and Wales (1870-1940). View more info

The Magic of the Swatchways Cameos of Cruising in Small Yachts.

By: Griffiths (M.)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: 1932,

Seller ID: 8696

235pp, frontis, 7 illus, double-page chart, original decorated grey cloth. AJS: Three of the chapters in this book appeared before in the Yachting Monthly Magazine in the 1920/30s. The author had some considerable success with his book Yachting on a Small Income. View more info

Sailing on a Small Income.

By: Griffiths (M.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1958, 2nd imp,

Seller ID: 8698

126pp, 23 figs, 16 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. SBS: Maruice Griffiths was the editor of Yachting Monthly and a notedûwriter on all aspects of yachting and small-boat sailing. View more info

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Hunt's Yachting Magazine 1852-1887, Volumes 1 to 36 a Complete Run.

By: Hunt & Co.,

Price: £4,500.00

Publisher: 1852-1887,

Seller ID: 6910

AJS: Hunt & Co., appear to have started as a firm of commercial printers (letter-press copper-plate and lithographic), and commenced publishing their Hunt's Universal Yacht List in 1848. The List was issued annually in May or June and contained the names of all yachts belonging to the Royal and other Clubs of the United Kingdom, with their rigs, tonnage, owners, builders, etc; also list of Club Officers, tide tables, time tables for racing, lights and lighthouses, foreign Clubs etc. In addition, the List included coloured ensigns, burgees and yacht signals. The success of the List must have e... View more info

The Medley of Mast and Sail 11 A Camera Record.

By: Hurst (A.A.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1981,

Seller ID: 3398

xxi + 473pp, frontis, 523 illus, endpaper illus, large format (24cm x 19cm). Publisher: Photographic illustrations of many of the world's vanishedûsailing craft, both great and small, accompanied by comment andûdescription by experienced ship-masters and other experts. View more info

The Sailing School-Ships.

By: Hurst (A.A.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1962,

Seller ID: 6664

64pp, frontis map, 15 illus, map, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: The author was a Council member of the Sail Training Association. View more info

Passenger Steamers of the River Tamar.

By: Kittridge (A.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: 1984, Truro,

Seller ID: 10707

96pp, 98 illus, line illus in text, tables, endpaper illus, square format,ûpictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: A practical guide and catalogue of vessels. View more info

Merchant Sailing Ships 1850-1875 Heyday of Sail.

By: MacGregor (D.R.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1985,

Seller ID: 1176

256pp, 150 illus, 165 line illus, large format, dw. View more info

Boats of Men of War.

By: May (Cdr W.E.) & Stephens (S.) Editor.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1999, new ed,

Seller ID: 2810

128pp, 65 illus, dw. Publisher: Originally published in 1974, this revised edition is the onlyûstudy of a neglected topic. View more info

An Experimental Cruise, Single Handed, in the 'Procyon,' 7-Ton Lugger.

By: McMullen (R.T.)

Price: £120.00

Publisher: 1880,

Seller ID: 2912

139pp, folding frontis, map, plate, folding chart, small format, very attractive copy in original pictorial green cloth. Toy, entry 869: McMullen's inadvertant single-handed voyage in Orion in 1877 aroused his interest in single-handed sailing. This was his second such voyage, this time deliberate. He sailed from the Thames to Dover, Deal, and Ramsgate. View more info

Down Channel from London to Land's End in the 'Leo,' 3 Tons, and from London to the Scilly Islands in the 'Orion,' 16 Tons, RTYC. With Other Cruises.

By: McMullen (R.T.)

Price: £125.00

Publisher: 1869,

Seller ID: 4775

x + 77pp, frontis, title illus, 7 plates, 4 maps in colour (2 folding), an attractive copy, original embossed ochre cloth. Toy, entry 857: A pioneering work on Corinthian cruising, McMullen cruised from 1850 to 1891...on 16th June he was found dead in 'Persius' cockpit still holding the tiller. View more info

Old Order New Thing.

By: McMurray (H. Campbell)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1972,

Seller ID: 7246

viii + 78 pp, frontis, 10 illus, 11 diags, landscape format, originalûpictorial paper wrappers. SBS: History of tugs, their men and machinery on the Manchester ShipûCanal, with reference to the paddle tug, Reliant. View more info

The Fore and Aft Rig in America.

By: Morris (E.P.) RP

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1927 rp 1970,

Seller ID: 1343

xx + 216pp, 30 illus, 64 text illus, decorated blue cloth, dw. AJS: Traces the development from the primitives, the shallops and sloops,ûup to the bigger types, schooners and other ships are thus seen in theirûproper perspective. View more info

American Sailing Coasters of the North Atlantic.

By: Morris (P.C.)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: 1923 rp 1979,

Seller ID: 9629

xv + 224pp, frontis, 120 illus, 26 line illus, endpaper maps, large format (28cm x 22cm), dw. AJS: The coasting trade of the eastern coast of the USA 1880-1920. View more info

Royal Yachts.

By: Naish (G.P.B.)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: 1953,

Seller ID: 7956

15pp, 14 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. SBS: Yachting, like horse racing, can be called the sport of kings havingûbeen introduced to this country by Charles II at the Restoration. View more info

The Cattewater Wreck.

By: NMM Monograph No 13. Carpenter (A.C.)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: 1974,

Seller ID: 1783

i + 24pp, 4 figs, 2 plans, large format (30cm x 21cm), pictorial paperûwrappers. View more info

The Boats of Men of War.

By: NMM Monograph No 15. May (Cdr W.E.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1974,

Seller ID: 1788

iv + 35pp, 31 figs, large format (30cm x 21cm), pictorial paper wrappers. View more info

The North Ferriby Boats A Guide Book.

By: NMM Monograph No 23. Wright (E.V.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1976,

Seller ID: 1785

xii + 59pp, 19 figs, 33 photos, 7 tables, 3 folding plans in pocket at endûof work, large format (30cm x 21cm), pictorial paper wrappers. View more info

The Design of Planked Boats of the Moluccas.

By: NMM Monograph No 38. Horridge (G. Adrian)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: 1978,

Seller ID: 1780

iii + 54pp, 33 figs, large format (30cm x 21cm), pictorial paper wrappers. View more info