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Sydney: Swain, 1977. 8vo. Soft cover. pp 712-942. Part 5 of the catalogue, covering nautical history and biography, literature of the sea, ships and shipping, piracy and slavery, shipwrecks, smuggling, oceanography, cartography, discovery, navigation, surveying, addenda to all other subjects. Includes afterword from Geoffrey Ingleton. Illustrated soft covers in very good condition.
Wellington: Union Steam Ship Company, 1940. 4to. Boards. pp 55. Frontis (portrait), illustrations. Blue boards with gilt titles and design. Some edgewear to spine. The story of a Company of world-wide scope which was founded and is managed in New Zealand. Issued by the Company in Commemoration of the Centenary...
Birchall, 1958. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. 9 volumes. New series Vol. XVI (26), July 1958 - Vol. XXXIV (34), July 1962 Coloured plates, black and white Illustrations.. A good run of 9 consecutive volumes all in dustwrappers in very good condition. Rare set which has excellent information on shipping history.
Wellington: NZ Government printer, 1876. 4to. Soft cover. Multiple documents bound in blue card covers, back cover fragile. Internal condition very good. Includes a good section on maritime matters including a map of shipwrecks, other Government reports such as the annual report of the University of New Zealand, Board of...
Wellington: Reed, 1984. Condensed and Edited Eddition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. pp.xii,235. Illustrations. Condensed edition of: White wings : fifty years of sail in the New Zealand trade, first published in 1924, and White wings : founding of the provinces and old-time shipping, first published in 1928.
London: Thomas Nelson, 1916. 8vo. Full Calf. pp. 236 . c.1916. Frontis [portrait], fine colour illustrations. Fine prize binding, Hamilton High School gilt crest on front boards, gilt spine titles and decorations. Marbled endpapers. Prize certificate on front pastedown. Minor discolouring to front boards. A handsome copy in a fine binding.