Kelly – The Adventurous Life of Kelly Tarlton

 #C-6800
Sale, E.V.

ISBN/ISSN: 0790000091
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Kelly Tarlton, Atocha, Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet, Lutine, Elingamite, General Grant
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7″ x 9.5″
Pages: 247
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Heinemann Reed, Auckland, New Zealand (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Reed Books, Auckland, New Zealand, in 1991.
Description: This is the story of Kelly Tarlton, the “Mel Fisher” of New Zealand. He was involved in a multitude of salvage operations in New Zealand, including the “Elingamite” and “General Grant”. Kelly also worked with Mel Fisher on the “Atocha” near Key West, Florida, and on the “Lutine” off the Holland coast. He spent his last years building museums and aquariums in New Zealand.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

The Wreck Book – Rediscovered New Zealand Shipwrecks

#C-4850
Locker-Lampson, Steve and Ian Francis

ISBN/ISSN: 0908582293
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: General Grant, Elingamite, Niagara
Comments: Includes maps; illustrated
Size: 8.25″ x 11.25″
Pages: 117
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Millwood Press, Welllington, New Zealand (1979) in hardback with a dust jacket. A second edition (Halcyon Press Edition First Published – stated) was published in paperback by the Halcyon Press, Auckland, New Zealand, in 1994.
Description: This book alphabetically lists all the significant located shipwrecks in New Zealand waters and provides a brief description of the ship, the wreck, the cargo, and any known salvage operations. Major treasure wrecks include the “Elingamite”, “General Grant” and “Niagara”.

Throw Me the Wreck Johnny

#C-4840
Locker-Lampson, Steve

ISBN/ISSN: 0908685688
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Kelly Tarlton, Elingamite, General Grant
Size: 6.5″ x 9.5″
Pages: 192
Comments: Illustrated
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by The Halcyon Press, Auckland, New Zealand (1996), in paperback.
Description: This book is a series of reminiscences by the family and friends about Kelly Tarlton, the the “Mel Fisher” of New Zealand. The stories include Kelly’s salvage of the “General Grant” and the “Elingamite”, and the building of his 2 museums in New Zealand.

New Zealand Treasure Wrecks

#C-4830
Locker-Lampson, Steve

ISBN/ISSN: 0908685238
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Elingamite, Niagara, Boyd, Port Kembla, General Grant, Tararua
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 10″
Pages: 99
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by The Halcyon Press, Auckland, New Zealand ( 1995) in paperback.
Description: This book tells the story of six New Zealand treasure wrecks: “Elingamite”, “Niagara”, “Port Kembla”, “General Grant”, “Tararua”, and “Tasmania”. It also has a chapter on several minor treasure wrecks, including the “Boyd”.

New Zealand Treasure Wrecks

#C-4830
Locker-Lampson, Steve

ISBN/ISSN: 0908685238
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Elingamite, Niagara, Boyd, Port Kembla, General Grant, Tararua
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 10″
Pages: 99
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by The Halcyon Press, Auckland, New Zealand ( 1995) in paperback.
Description: This book tells the story of six New Zealand treasure wrecks: “Elingamite”, “Niagara”, “Port Kembla”, “General Grant”, “Tararua”, and “Tasmania”. It also has a chapter on several minor treasure wrecks, including the “Boyd”.

Lost Treasure

#C-3155
Flaherty, Thomas H. -editor

ISBN/ISSN: 0809477033
Library of Congress: 90-20110
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Whydah, Le Chameau, Atocha, Los Tres Puentes, Art McKee, 1733 Fleet, Tom Gurr, San Jose, Edinburgh, De Braak, Teddy Tucker, Maravillas, Vigo Bay Galleons, Elingamite, William Phips, Concepcion, 1715 Fleet, Kip Wagner, Central America, Florencia, Hussar, 1622 Fleet, Spanish Armada
Comments: Illustrated; part of the Time-Life series, “Library of Curious and Unusual Facts”
Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Pages: 143
Editions: The first edition (First Printing – stated) was published by Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia (1991), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book is an overview of lost, buried, sunken and archaeological treasures.  The sunken treasure section includes a page or two about many of the more famous shipwreck salvage projects: “Whydah”, “Le Chameau”, “Atocha”, “Los Tres Puentes”, the 1733 Fleet, “San Jose”, “HMS Edinburgh”, “HMS De Braak”, “Maravillas”, the Vigo Bay wrecks, “Elingamite”, William Phips and the “Concepcion”, the 1715 Fleet, “SS Central America”, “Florencia”, and “Hussar”.

Sharks and Shipwrecks

#C-2980
Edwards, Hugh

ISBN/ISSN: 0701804394
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Gilt Dragon, Niagara, Elingamite, Zuytdorp, Batavia
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 10.75″ x 7.75″
Pages: 126
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by the Landsdowne Press, Melbourne, Australia (1975), in hardback with a dust jacket. This book was reprinted in paperback by the Landsdowne Press later in 1975. The first US edition (not stated) was published by Demeter Press/Quadrangle/New York Times Book Co., New York City (1975), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was also a second hardback printing (stated) of the US book in 1975. A Canadian edition was also published in 1975 by Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd., Toronto (hardback with a dust jacket).
Description: This book mixes monsters of the deep with sunken treasure. About half of the book is devoted to sharks, sea snakes, and whales. The other half of the book devotes a chapter to the salvage of each of the following shipwrecks: “Vergulde Draeck” or Gilt Dragon (1656), “Niagara” (1940), “Elingamite” (1902), “Batavia” (1629), and “Zuytdorp” (1712).

Australian & New Zealand Shipwrecks & Sea Tragedies

#C-2950
Edwards, Hugh

ISBN/ISSN: 090800110X
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Tryall, Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zuytdorp, Zeewijk, Pandora, General Grant, Elingamite
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.75″ x 10.5″
Pages: 136
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Phillip Mathews, Publishers, Milson’s Point, Australia (1978), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book overviews shipwrecks in Australia and New Zealand from the earliest Dutch losses to the modern day. It includes the “Tryall” (1622), the “Batavia” (1629), the “Vergulde Draeck” or Gilt Dragon (1656), the “Zuytdorp” (1712), the “Zeewijk” (1727), and the “HMS Pandora” (1791) in Australia. In New Zealand, the shipwrecks include the “General Grant” (1866), and the “Elingamite” (1902).

The Elingamite and its Treasure

#C-2780
Doak, Wade

ISBN/ISSN: 0340107774
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Elingamite, Kelly Tarlton
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.75″
Pages: 192
Editions: The first edition (First Printed – stated) was published by Hodder and Stoughton, London (1969), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second printing (Second Impression – stated) was also published in 1969, in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This is the author’s own story about finding and salvaging of the “Elingamite” with Kelly Tarlton. The “Elingamite” sank in 1902 off the New Zealand coast with a cargo of gold and silver. Many copies of this book will have a “treasure coin voucher” attached to the title page…redeemable for a shilling salvaged from the “Elingamite”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

The Elingamite and its Treasure

#C-2780
Doak, Wade

ISBN/ISSN: 0340107774
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Elingamite, Kelly Tarlton
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.75″
Pages: 192
Editions: The first edition (First Printed – stated) was published by Hodder and Stoughton, London (1969), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second printing (Second Impression – stated) was also published in 1969, in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This is the author’s own story about finding and salvaging of the “Elingamite” with Kelly Tarlton. The “Elingamite” sank in 1902 off the New Zealand coast with a cargo of gold and silver. Many copies of this book will have a “treasure coin voucher” attached to the title page…redeemable for a shilling salvaged from the “Elingamite”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.