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”.

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.

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”.