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Scurvy: How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail., Brown, Stephen R.
1 Brown, Stephen R. Scurvy: How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail.
Camberwell, Victoria Viking 2003 0670041203 / 9780670041206 1st Australian Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy in as new condition. Black & white illustrations. 284 pages How the surgeon, James Lind, Captain James Cook and physician Sir Gilbert Blane, undertook to crack the riddle of scurvy ID285601 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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2 Connor, Daniel and Miller, Lorraine Master Mariner Capt. James Cook and the Peoples of the Pacific
St. Lucia University of Queensland Press 1979 0702213780 / 9780702213786 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Some age-darkening to spine. Illustrated with black and white engravings. 164 pages ID274741 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Peter Dillon of Vanikoro. Chevalier of the South Seas, Davidson, J.W.
3 Davidson, J.W. Peter Dillon of Vanikoro. Chevalier of the South Seas
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1975 0195504577 / 9780195504576 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with b/w plates. Edited by O.H.K. Spate. 351 pages The first full scale biography of Peter Dillon, a mariner of Irish descent, who roamed the south seas from 1823 to 1830. The hero of "Dillon's Rock" and many other adventures across the South Seas. Dillon was a life long interest of Professor Davidson and his book, unfinished at the time of his death, was compiled for publication by a long time friend O.H.K. Spate. ID175389 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Master of Hell's Gates: William Kinghorne (1796 - 1878), Maxwell, Chris  & Pugh, Alex
4 Maxwell, Chris & Pugh, Alex The Master of Hell's Gates: William Kinghorne (1796 - 1878)
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2017 1925588564 / 9781925588569 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 390 pages Captain William Kinghorne navigated some of the most treacherous waters in the world. His life encompassed the Napoleonic Wars, smuggling in the North Sea, the brutal penal settlements of Macquarie Harbour and Port Arthur, the atrocities committed against the Aboriginal people of Tasmania, and the whaling industry of Jervis Bay. Turning his back on the sea, William ended his life as a pastoralist in the Goulburn district. His is a story of high adventure and achievement in an Australia that few would now recognize or acknowledge. ID297797 
Price: 53.95 AUD
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Ancient Mariner, McGoogan, Ken
5 McGoogan, Ken Ancient Mariner
London Bantam Press 2004 0593052749 / 9780593052747 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations and maps. 334 pages The amazing adventures of Samuel Hearne the englishman who walked to the Arctic Ocean. ID254950 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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