Treasures of the Armada

#C-7410
Stenuit, Robert

ISBN/ISSN: 0715356011
Library of Congress: 71-133603
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Girona
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6″ x 8.5″
Pages: 282
Editions: The first edition of this book was published in French in 1971 under the title, “Les Tresors de l’Armada”. The first English language edition was published by David & Charles, Newton Abbot, England (1972), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Cardinal/Sphere Books, London (1974). The first US edition was published by E.P. Dutton & Company, New York City (1973), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: The first part of this book explores the history of the Spanish Armada, which sailed against England in 1588. The second part of the book tells the story of the author’s research, discovery, and excavation of the Spanish galleass, “Girona”, which had been wrecked off the coast of Ireland. The author is a noted underwater archaeologist.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Cornish Shipwrecks – The South Coast (Volume 1)

#C-4630
Larn, Richard and Clive Carter

ISBN/ISSN: 0715342894
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: St. Anthony, Earl of Cumberland, Gunwalloe Wreck, Dollar Cove Wreck, St. Mounts Bay Wreck
Comments: Includes a bibliography and index of ships; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.75″
Pages: 264
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by David & Charles (Publishers) Limited, Newton Abbot, UK (1969), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second edition was published in 1971 in hardback with a dust jacket. A US edition was published by the Taplinger Publishing Company, New York City (1969), in hardback with a dust jacket. The first paperback edition was published by David & Charles in 1969, and reprinted in 1971. A later paperback edition was published by Pan Books, London, in 1973 and reprinted in 1976.
Description: This book describes the shipwrecks on the south coast of Cornwall for the last 500 years. There are quite a few references to treasure, including the “St. Anthony”, the “Earl of Cumberland”, the Gunwalloe wreck, and Spanish galleons wrecked at Dollar Cove and St. Mounts Bay, to name a few.

Discovering Armada Britain

#C-3010
Elliott, Colin

ISBN/ISSN: 0715389599
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Florencia, Gran Griffon, Girona, La Trinidad Valencera, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Spanish Armada
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.75″
Pages: 176
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by David & Charles, Newton Abbot, UK and David & Charles, North Pomfret, Vermont (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of the author’s journey to the important sites of the Spanish Armada, including England, Scotland and Ireland. It also tells the history of many of the Armada ships’ demise, where they sank, and recounts some of the subsequent salvage efforts. Included are the “Florencia”, “Gran Grifon”, “Girona”, “La Trinidad Valencera”, and “Santa Maria de la Rosa”.

Deep Water, Ancient Ships – The Treasure Vault of the Mediterranean

#C-1290
Bascom, Willard

ISBN/ISSN: 0385089821
Library of Congress: 74-2503
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 5.75″
Pages: 226
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Doubleday & Company, New York City (1976), in hardback with a dust jacket. A UK edition was published by David & Charles, Newton Abbot (1976).
Description: This book overviews the archaeological treasure under the Mediterranean and Black Seas. It includes why ships sink, the development of marine archaeology, deep water searching, site inspection, and shipwreck recovery.