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INTERESTING OLD BOOK ENTITLED FISHING BOATS AND BARGES

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND


DESCRIPTION -- Interesting old maritime book from 1922 which is entitled 'Fishing Boats And Barges' and was produced by Walter Word. It gives many great details of the last survivors of the great days of Coastal Sail, from The Thames to Lands End and is a rare book, as most of the books we list always are, and contains nearly 100 pages. It is in a good condition and is an interesting read.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- Maritime Books

NOTES -- Contact us at sales@travellersintime.net for all enquiries about maritime items of interest.
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Item: TT976 BA113
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

MARITIME BOOK ENTITLED 'OUR SEAMAN' BY SAMUEL PLIMSOLL MP

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND


DESCRIPTION -- Old maritime book which was reprinted from the original in 1873 and is entitled 'Our Seaman An Appeal' and produced by the Samuel Plimsoll MP.  It has over 100 pages and contains many drawings, pictures and details and it is in an excellent condition and is an interesting read.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Samuel Plimsoll (10 February 1824 - 3 June 1898) was a British politician and social reformer, now best remembered for having devised the Plimsoll line (a line on a ship's hull indicating the maximum safe draft, and therefore the minimum freeboard (nautical) for the vessel in various operating conditions)

NOTES -- If you cannot find the particular type of items you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT975 BA113
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

HISTORICAL BOOK OF THE LONDON ORCHARD DOCKLANDS

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND


DESCRIPTION -- Book on the history of the famous Orchard Dockyard in London, England and is titled 'Past And Present' and was compiled by John Creighton. It has some truly fantastic pictures and drawings and is an interesting history of the dockyard. It also contains copies of the old Bill of Sale and is very concise in its stories and the size of the book is 10" x 15" (25.5cm x 38cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Orchard Dockyard in London, England

NOTES -- 1000's of other maritime items are available to buy so if you require more information contact us on sales@travellersintime.net
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Item: TT871 BA105
Price
£38.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

JUNE 1917 'BILLS OF FARE' FROM ST PAUL OF THE AMERICAN LINE

MARITIME MENU SELECTION
FROM DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND VESSELS


DESCRIPTION -- Collection of on board menus from The American Line vessel St. Paul which were for the use of the Chief Steward during a voyage and are dated Saturday 6th June 1917 - Monday 15th June 1917. This is a very old item, which is in a good condition and is from the last days of the company.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The ST. PAUL and its sister ship, the ST. LOUIS, were ocean liners sailing with American Lines which were converted to "swift auxiliary cruisers" during the war. While serving in this role the ST. PAUL captured the British steamer RESTORMEL bound for Santiago, and the sailing vessel WARY bound for Manzanillo. Also, she disabled the Spanish torpedo boat destroyer Terror. The ST. PAUL and ST. LOUIS steamed between England and New York for the American Lines. These ships were very successful a liners, in spite of their smaller size and lesser luxury than many contemporary foreign vessels.

NOTES -- This ships menu is taken from our collection of 100's that we have in stock. If there is a particular menu from any cruise line vessel that you are looking for please email and let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-N [MB] **

Item: TT848 BA101
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

INTRODUCTION BOOK FOR THE BUILDING OF THE QUEEN MARY 2 FROM 2003

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND

DESCRIPTION -- This book was given out on tours of the Queen Mary 2 when it was first built, and is in an unused as new condition.  Not able to purchase this book and gives a great insight into the new Cunard Line vessel as it was launched.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION --  Unused

HISTORY -- Queen Mary 2 is the seventh largest cruise ship in the world.  Built at the Chantiers de l'Atlantique yard for Cunard in 2003, the Queen Mary 2 was, at the time, the largest ocean liner ever constructed. The Queen Mary 2 embarked on its maiden voyage from Southampton to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in January 2004.

NOTES -- Having now been established for very many successful years, the Travellers in Time website is continually run as a hobby by us and not as a business, and has attracted customers from all over the world in places such as the UK, Europe, America, and Australia.  We are available at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any items you may be looking for. (SCode-0 [MB] **

Item: TT3305 BA233
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

BOOK TITLE - 'OCEAN SHIPS' by B. Moody PUBLISHED 1974

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND


DESCRIPTION -- Book entitled 'OCEAN SHIPS' by B. Moody and was published in 1974. It is a fabulous reference book of ocean going ships vessels and it contains great details of many vessels and contains over 350 pages. The size of this book is 5" x 7" (13cm x 19cm) and a great many people use this particular book as a reference guide. This book is as new and in a virtual MINT CONDITION.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Maritime Books

NOTES -- Contact us at sales@travellersintime.net for all enquiries about maritime items of interest.
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Item: TT694 BA91
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

BOOK TITLE - 'THE MODERN WORLD BOOK OF SHIPS' PUBLISHED 1949

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MANY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND


DESCRIPTION -- Maritime book which is entitled 'THE MODERN WORLD BOOK OF SHIPS' and is by Raymond Blackman. It was published circa 1949 and is full of pictures and details of many great ships of the past. It is a general listing of ships and is a very interesting book and it was a popular book in its time and has some superb photographs within it and has over 150 pages and the size is 8" x 10" (21cm x 27cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- Maritime Books

NOTES -- You can always email Travellers in Time anytime at sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries about items you wish to purchase.
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Item: TT692 BA91
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

BOOK TITLE - 'THE WONDER BOOK OF SHIPS' PUBLISHED CIRCA 1950

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND


DESCRIPTION -- This book was published circa 1950 and is called 'The Wonder Book Of Ships' and gives details of the great days of British Merchant sail and has many great photographs within it. There are many great pictures and drawings, accompanied by details of the many British Merchant Ships of the past and it contains over 220 pages and the size is 7" x 9" (19cm x 25cm). It is a very important reference book which is used by many people these days.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Maritime Books

NOTES -- Due to very large increases in postage costs to America, the price shown will cover large items but may take up to but not more than 42 days to receive from despatch.  If items are wanted sooner a price on request can be given.  Many unusual items are continually listed on the Travellers in Time website and we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries.
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Item: TT691 BA91
Price
£24.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

PAIR OF SUPERB OLD ROYAL NAVAL BOOKS FROM 1940's

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND


DESCRIPTION -- Pair of Royal Naval Books from the early 1940's and both of these books are in a good condition for their age and are now deleted and hard to locate. They are as follows:

1) 'Royal Navy' by Lieutenant-Commander Alan Baddeley R.N. This book was published in 1942 and gives great detail and action pictures of the time. Also includes many great pictures and stories of the period. Contains 164 pages.
2) 'The Worlds Warships' by Francis E. McMurtrie A.I.N.A. This book was published in 1941 and has some fantastic pictures. Contains 131 pages.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Maritime Books

NOTES -- Many other different type of items are also available to purchase from Travellers in Time and are on the website so if you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT663 BA88
Price
£20.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

SUPERB OLD NAVAL WARTIME BOOK FROM 1941

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND


DESCRIPTION -- Old wartime naval book which is entitled 'Action Stations' - The Royal Navy At War and is by Rear-Admiral A.G. Thursgold. He was the naval correspondent of the Times newspaper and it contains some superb photographs at sea and some great action views, containing in total over 75 illustrations and pictures of action shots and published in 1941 (click on the picture to see some of the pages of the book).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- Maritime Books of Interest

NOTES -- Due to very large increases in postage costs to America, the price shown will cover large items but may take up to but not more than 42 days to receive from despatch.  If items are wanted sooner a price on request can be given.  If you cannot find the type of items you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT655 BA87
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

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