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Winton John - Huirrah for the Life of a Sailor Life on the Lower-Deck of the Victorian Navy

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Previous owner's blind stamp. 320pp. Illustrated.
Published : Michael Joseph, London 1977, First Edition
£7.00

Wood Walter - With the Flag at Sea

Illustrated by H.C. Seppings Wright.
A very good copy in original dark green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and with inset illustration of men o' war on upper board. 364pp + 16pp catalogue. Frontis. and 12 illustrations. Exploits of the British navy.
Published : Archibald Constable & Co, London 1901, First Edition
£15.00

Wood, J. Maxwell - Smuggling in the Solway and Around the Galloway Sea-Board

Illustrated by John Copland.
Hardback. A good copy in light grey cloth with pictorial upper board. Lettered in white on the spine ( faded but readable) and upper board. No ownership inscription. Trace of a stain at the top of the front free end-paper. Wear to lower rear board tip. Patterned end-papers. Pp.208 + 16pp Appendix and Index. Frontispiece, route map showing roads used by smugglers, full-page drawings, tail-pieces and sections of admiralty charts. A study of the old smuggling days along the Gallowaty sea-board. A rather uncommon title.
Published : J. Maxwell & Son, Dumfries 1908, First Edition
£35.00

Woodman Kieran - "Safe and Commodious" the Annals of the Galway Harbour Commissioners 1830-1997

Hardback. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which has an edge tear on the rear panel. No ownership inscription. Pp.xiii,337. Illustrated including colour.
Published : Galway Harbour Company 2000, First Edition
£15.00

Woodman, Richard - The Victory of Seapower : Winning the Napoleonic War 1806-1814

Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 192 pages. Numerous illustrations. A study of British seapower during the Napoleonic era. A volume in the "Chatham Pictorial Histories" series.
Published : Chatham Publishing, London 1998, First Edition
£8.00

Wynn, Frederick G. B. - His Majesty's Ship "Cumberland" 1695 to 1927

Hardback. 12mo. A good plus copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. Not foxed and no ownership inscription. One word writen neatly in ink on title page and some additional information written in ink regarding commanding officers. 114 pages + one page advert. Frontispiece and 25 illustrations. "This small work contains the chronological history of those ships named H.M.S. Cumberland, which form one of the longest lines of ancestry in the naval service of the Empire."
Published : Charles Thurnam and Sons, Carlisle 1927, First Edition
£25.00