History and Fleet list
144 pp. soft cover Fine condition
Complete ship histories with specs. owners, builders, propulsion, fully illustrated and flags
History and Fleet list 1875 - 1968
56 pp. soft cover Good condition
Complete ship histories with specs. owners, builders, propulsion, fully illustrated with fine art prints
As listed on the cover, the book is a virtual encyclopaedia of the ships of those lines.
Each entry gives a fine line drawing of the vessel, all its measurements, and chronology of owners.
Comprehensive listings and indexes: purely for detailed reference.
186 pp. hard cover Fine condition, dust cover some scuffing
Australian Coastal Passenger Ships 1910 - 1960
A beautifully illustrated study of the ships concerned, with detailed descriptive text, in order of shipping company. All the famous names are here,
112 pp. over 40 finely executed watercolours of most of the ships .
Very Fine condition, as new apart from some unfortunate creasing of dust cover top rear.
Divided into sections: Early Days, Between the Wars, World War II, Post-war Reconstruction, The Immigrant Ships, New Building and Replacement, and then a study shipping line by line, named described and illustrated.
250 pp. hard cover. over 150 photos B&W plus 20 colour sections of 3 or 4 photos each.
Long index and shipping list. A very fine volume both as a reference and entertaining an historical narrative.
Fine conduition but dust cover scuffed with slight tears in places
An impressive compilation of the ships, the cargoes and the trading routes around Australia in the heyday of coastal shipping. Many photos some very fine line drawings, maps and comprehensive fleet lists, plus two appendices and Notes. A valuable resource bur also a good read.
320 pp. over 60 photos all B&W. Fine condition with only some scuffing and small tears in the dust cover.