The World Atlas of Treasure

#C-8330
Wilson, Derek

ISBN/ISSN: 0002168774
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Dodington, 1622 Fleet, Atocha, Santa Margarita, Art McKee, 1733 Fleet, San Jose, Tom Gurr, Teddy Tucker, San Pedro, Kip Wagner, 1715 Fleet, Girona, Spanish Armada, Gran Griffon, Hollandia, Gilt Dragon, Batavia, General Grant, Lutine, Egypt, Association
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11.75″
Pages: 256
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd., London (1981), in hardback with a dust jacket. A book club edition was published by Book Club Associates, London (1981), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Pan Books Ltd., London (1982).
Description: This book includes a very large section on sunken treasure, and a somewhat smaller section on underwater archaeology. The sunken treasure section includes an overview of almost all the world’s successfully salvaged treasure wrecks. The archaeology section is limited to ancient shipwreck finds in the Mediterranean Sea.

In Search of Spanish Treasure

#C-8190
Wignall, Sydney

ISBN/ISSN: 0715382446
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Mary, Revenge, Drake, Gran Griffon, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Bonhomme Richard
Comments: Includes an extensive bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 252
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by David & Charles (Publishers) Limited, London and David & Charles Inc., North Pomfret, Vermont (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is the story of the author’s underwater archaeological exploits, which include a Roman shipwreck, several Spanish Armada wrecks (“Santa Maria de la Rosa” and “Gran Griffon”), the Royal Yacht “Mary”, the “Revenge”, and seeking Sir Francis Drake’s coffin. The author is an esteemed British underwater archaeologist.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Treasure Seekers – The World’s Great Fortunes Lost and Found

#C-5610
McIntosh, Dr. Jane

ISBN/ISSN: 1842220640
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Gran Griffon, San Juan de Sicilia, Girona, Spanish Armada, Kronan, Prince de Conty, Adelaar, Blessing of Burntisland, Charles I, 1715 Fleet, 1733 Fleet, 1622 Fleet, Central America, Batavia, Zuytdorp, Gilt Dragon, Rapid, Geldermalsen, Edinburgh, Admiral Nakhimov, Witte Leeuw, Dodington, Hartwell
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 9.5″ x 11.25″
Pages: 192
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Carlton Books Limited, London (2000), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This well-illustrated, coffee table book overviews many of the world’s sunken, buried buried and war treasures. It also includes many of the world’s great archaeological treasures. Shipwrecks noted include: “El Gran Griffon”, “San Juan de Sicilia”, and “Girona” from the Spanish Armada; “Kronan”, “Prince de Conty”, “Adelaar”, “Blessing of Burntisland”, 1715 Fleet, 1733 Fleet, 1622 Fleet, “SS Central America”, “Batavia”, “Zuytdorp”, “Vergulde Draeck (Gilt Dragon)”, “Rapid”, “Geldermalsen”, “Edinburgh”, “Admiral Nakhimov”, “Witte Leeuw”, “Dodington”, and “Hartwell”.

Scotland’s Historic Shipwrecks

#C-5070
Martin, Colin

ISBN/ISSN: 071348327X
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Gran Griffon, Swan, Dartmouth, Kennemerland, Adelaar, San Juan de Sicilia
Comments: Includes a bibliography, illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 9.75″
Pages: 128
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by B.T. Batsford Ltd., London (1998), in paperback.
Description: This book, written by one of England’s most eminent underwater archaeologists, documents 6 shipwrecks in Scottish waters: “San Juan de Sicilia”, “El Gran Grifon”, “Swan”, “Dartmouth”, “Kennemerland”, and “Adelaar”.

Scotland’s Historic Shipwrecks

#C-5070
Martin, Colin

ISBN/ISSN: 071348327X
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Gran Griffon, Swan, Dartmouth, Kennemerland, Adelaar, San Juan de Sicilia
Comments: Includes a bibliography, illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 9.75″
Pages: 128
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by B.T. Batsford Ltd., London (1998), in paperback.
Description: This book, written by one of England’s most eminent underwater archaeologists, documents 6 shipwrecks in Scottish waters: “San Juan de Sicilia”, “El Gran Grifon”, “Swan”, “Dartmouth”, “Kennemerland”, and “Adelaar”.

Full Fathom Five – Wrecks of the Spanish Armada

#C-5060
Martin, Colin

ISBN/ISSN: 0701120711
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Gran Griffon, La Trinidad Valencera
Comments: Includes an extensive bibliography and Spanish Armada fleet list; illustrated
Size: 6″ x 8.75″
Pages: 288
Editions: This book was published in 1975 by Chatto & Windus Ltd., London; Clarke, Irwin & Co. Ltd., Toronto, Canada; and the Viking Press, New York City…all in hardback with a dust jacket. It’s hard to say which is the real first edition since none of the books are so marked. A book club edition was published by Purnell Book Services Ltd., UK (1975), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book records the author’s search for, and excavation of, three Spanish Armada shipwrecks off Ireland…”Santa Maria de la Rosa”, “El Gran Griffon”, “La Trinidad Valencera”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

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”.

Early Divers

#C-2412
Cowan, Zelide

ISBN/ISSN: 0952060507
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: William Phips, Concepcion, Lethbridge, Vasa, Abergavenny, tVliegent Hart, Royal George, Florencia, Gran Griffon, Spanish Armada, Hollandia, Mary Rose, Hartwell, De Liefde
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.25″
Pages: 102
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Treasure World Publishing, Norfolk, England (circa 1985), in paperback.
Description: This is book is about early divers who salvaged sunken ships and the equipment they used, including the diving bell, underwater chambers, and early hard-hat suits. It includes a chapter about John Lethbridge, and mentions a number of early attempts to salvage treasure wrecks, including: William Phips and the salvage of the “Concepcion”, the “Vasa”, the “Earl of Abergavenny”, the “tVliegent Hart”, the Spanish Armada galleons “Florencia” and “Gran Griffon”, the “Hollandia”, the “Mary Rose”, the “Hartwell”, the “De Liefde”, and the “HMS Royal George”.