Philatelic Literature Specialists

Maritime History

Non-philatelic books

Triple Odyssey
Proud, Edward B.

Triple Odyssey

The story of S.M.S. Emden and its crew
Publisher: Idea Generation, London, 2003

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 252 pages, in Very Good condition.


Leslie, H.W.

Being an Account of the Operations of the Ships of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Co., 1914-1919
Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1920

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, 207 pages + plates, tiny hint of spine-lean, foxing to page-edges and a little scattered foxing to pages, minor cracking to rear inner-hinge, a Good reading copy.


and also An Order in Council, dated 5th April 1805
Publisher: printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, London, 1805

Hardback, marbled paper-covered boards, 86 + [60] pages, covers a little rubbed, minor spine defects, in Very Good condition.


Deakes, Christopher

Publisher: Chatham Publishing, London, 2005

First edition, large oblong hardback, dustwrapper, 160 pages, profusely illustrated in colour, dusty marks/foxing to the verso of the dustwrapper and a few tiny marks to the endpapers, in Good condition.


Publisher: Hamburg-Amerika Linie, 1937

Hardback, illustrated, 48 pages + fold-out map, text in German, slight wear at top of spine, previous owner’s gift dedication to front endpaper, in Good condition.