Treasure Under Your Feet

#C-8010
Volker, Roy and Dick Richmond

ISBN/ISSN: 0809282356
Library of Congress: 74-23381
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 126
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Henry Regnery Company, Chicago (1974), in both hardback with a dust jacket and paperback.
Description: While this book is primarily about metal detecting, it includes a chapter about the 1715 wrecks and the authors’ attempts to salvage the Corrigan’s Beach wreck.

Treasure Under Your Feet

#C-8010
Volker, Roy and Dick Richmond

ISBN/ISSN: 0809282356
Library of Congress: 74-23381
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 126
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Henry Regnery Company, Chicago (1974), in both hardback with a dust jacket and paperback.
Description: While this book is primarily about metal detecting, it includes a chapter about the 1715 wrecks and the authors’ attempts to salvage the Corrigan’s Beach wreck.

The Water World

#C-7935
Van Dervoort, Prof. J. W.

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Royal George, William Phips, Concepcion, Lutine, Vigo Bay Galleons
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6” x 8.5”
Pages: 512
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Acme Publishing House, Chicago (1884), in hardback with pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued).  Many editions were subsequently published by the Union Publishing House, New York City, in hardback.
Description:
This is a book about all aspects of the sea: its inhabitants, currents, tides, waves, mysteries, and the mechanical devices to explore it.  One chapter, ‘Treasure Recovered from the Deep’, includes the stories of the “Royal George”, William Phips and the “Concepcion”, the “Lutine”, and the Vigo Bay wrecks.

Learning About Hidden Treasure

#C-7790
Townsend, Lucy

ISBN/ISSN: 0516065491
Library of Congress: 87-9396
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Florencia, Royal Oak, Vigo Bay Galleons, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Great Basses Reef Wreck, Arthur C. Clarke
Comments: Juvenile; illustrated
Size: 8.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 47
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by the Childrens Press, Chicago and Regensteiner Publishing Enterprises, Inc., Canada (1987), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This juvenile book includes stories about pirates, buried treasure, the Tobermory galleon (“Florencia”), the “Royal Oak”, the Vigo Bay galleons, the “Atocha”, and a Sri Lankan sunken treasure recovered by Arthur C. Clarke (of “2001 Space Odyssey” fame).

Underwater Yearbook 1962

#C-7485
Strykowski, Joseph G. -editor

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Art McKee, 1733 Fleet, Teddy Tucker, 1715 Fleet
Comments: Anthology; illustrated
Size: 8.75″ x 11.25″
Pages: 72
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Underwater Society of America, Chicago (1963), in hardback (no dust jacket was issued).
Description: This anthology includes a diverse collection of underwater topics. One chapter is written by Robert Nesmith and entitled, “Galleon Gold and Pirate Treasure”. It describes the successful treasure salvages by Art McKee in the Florida Keys and Teddy Tucker in Bermuda.

Treasure of the Concepcion

#C-6260
Peterson, Mendel

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Concepcion, William Phips
Comments: Exhibit pamphlet; includes a brief bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.5″
Pages: 45
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the John G. Shedd Aquarium, Chicago (1980), as a pamphlet. The pamphlet was reprinted by Seaquest International, Chicago (1980).
Description: This pamphlet is a history of the sinking of the “Nuestra Senora de las Pura y Limpia Concepcion”, and the subsequent salvage. It was originally prepared to accompany the “Concepcion” exhibit at the John G. Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, and reprinted when this exhibit went on tour.