Author:BURTON, Anthony


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Back Door Britain. in dj

By: BURTON, Anthony

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch, 1977, ISBN:0233968768:

Seller ID: 69082

BURTON, Anthony. Back Door Britain. (L): Andre Deutsch, (1977). Pp. 189. With [12] pp. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt titles to spine. Maps to the endpapers. The author travels by boat along the canals of England, through the Midlands up to the industrial North and then back down to the Thames. Along the way he provides the reader with practical information and shares inthe delights of this mode of transportation. Vg in price-clipped dj. 35.00 View more info

Rise and Fall of British Shipbuilding. pbk.

By: BURTON, Anthony

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Constable, London, 1994, ISBN:0094756201:

Seller ID: 89422

BURTON, Anthony. The Rise and Fall of British Shipbuilding . London: Constable, (1994). Pp. (6),7-272, + 24 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers. A thorough, scholarly survey of English shipbuilding through the ages, from England's rise as a naval power in the sail era, to the peak of British shipbuilding under the direction of the likes of Brunel and Armstrong, to the "cataclysmic fall" of the once-unshakeable industry asinvestment, labour, and demarcation issues in the later stages of the stea m era. Very good. 14.00 View more info

Past Afloat. in dj.

By: BURTON, Anthony COOTE, Clive

Price: $22.00

Publisher: André Deutsch and the British Broadcasting Company, London, 1982, ISBN:0233974334:

Seller ID: 52745

BURTON, Anthony. The Past Afloat. Photography by Clive Coote. (L.): André Deutsch and the British Broadcasting Company, (1982). Pp. 191. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth. An introduction to Britain's seafaring history whichserves as a detailed guide to maritime collections in Britain and evokes t he spirit of the early days at sea. Vg in price-clipped dj. 22.00 View more info

Saga of the Cod

By: NETBOY, Anthony Sea Frontiers 20:06 BURTON, Robin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: International Oceanographic Foundation, 1974,:

Seller ID: 58435

NETBOY, Anthony. "The Saga of the Cod". An article published in Sea Frontiers, Vol. 20, No. 6, November-December, 1974, pp. 364-373. Miami: The International Oceanographic Foundation, 1974. Pp. [322]-383. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, orange ill. card covers, white titles to front. Also of interest: Robin Burton's "Breaking the Ice", pp. 343-351, about tests conducted by ice breakers CCGS Wolfe and the SS Manhattan, in the Arctic. Vg. for the issue 5.00 View more info