The Hatcher Porcelain Cargoes – The Complete Record

#C-7050
Sheaf, Colin and Richard Kilburn

ISBN/ISSN: 0714880469
Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Geldermalsen, Michael Hatcher, Hatcher Junk, Ceramics
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.75″ x 11.25″
Pages: 192
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Phaidon-Christie’s Limited, Oxford, UK (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of two shipwrecks containing Chinese porcelain cargoes…the “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo) and a wreck known as the “Hatcher Junk”. The book includes many photos of the bullion and porcelain recovered from the wrecks, and a detailed commentary.

The Legacy of the Tek Sing

#C-6280
Pickford, Nigel and Michael Hatcher

ISBN/ISSN: 1857570693
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Tek Sing, ceramics
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Pages: 176
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Granta Editions, Cambridge, UK (2000), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book describes the wreck, the discovery, and the salvage of the “Tek Sing”, a Chinese junk that sank in the South China Sea in 1822. The “Tek Sing” has been called “China’s Titanic”. It sank with a very large load of porcelain ceramics on board, which is well illustrated.

Tek Sing Treasures

#C-5950
Nagel Auctions

Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Tek Sing, ceramics
Comments: Written in both English and German; lavishly illustrated
Size: 8.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 395
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Nagel Auctions, Stuttgart, Germany (2000), in both hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued) and in paperback.
Description: This lavishly illustrated book tells the story of the salvage of the “Tek Sing”, a Chinese junk that sank in the South China Sea in 1822, by Michael Hatcher. Most of the book consists of color photos of the ceramics found in the wreck. This book complements Nagel’s 1020 page Auction List.

The Geldermalsen – History and Porcelain

#C-4330
Jorg, C.J.A.

ISBN/ISSN: 9070295296
Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Geldermalsen, ceramics, Michael Hatcher
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11.25″
Pages: 123
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Kemper Publishers, Groningen (1986), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book begins by telling the story of the VOC and life in Canton, China in 1751.
However, most of the book is about the shipwreck of the “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo), which sank near Singapore in 1752, and it’s fabulous cargo of ceramics. The wreck was salvaged by Michael Hatcher in 1985.

Riches from Wrecks – The Recovery of Sunken Cargoes

#C-4010
Hinds, Fergus

ISBN/ISSN: 0851746233
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Empire Manor, Glenartney, Edinburgh, Awa Maru, Michael Hatcher, John Barry, Geldermalsen
Comments: Includes 7 maps; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 12″
Pages: 134
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland (1995), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book is about salvaging non-ferrous metals, both precious and non-precious. It includes salvage of the “Empire Manor”, the “Glenartney”, and the “HMS Edinburgh”. It also includes some information about the “Awa Maru”, the “USS John Barry” and working with Michael Hatcher on the “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo) in the Far East.

Treasures of the Deep – The Extraordinary Life and Times of Captain Mike Hatcher

#C-2990
Edwards, Hugh

ISBN/ISSN: 07322 58855
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Geldermalsen, Michael Hatcher
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9.25″
Pages: 279
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by HarperCollins Publishing Pty. Limited, Sydney, Australia (2000) in paperback. A second printing was also published in 2000.
Description: This book is a biography of Michael Hatcher, who is noted for finding and salvaging the “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo) off Malaysia with its cargo of Chinese ceramics. The book includes the story of the search for, and salvage of, the “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo) and the “Tek Sing” shipwrecks, as well as several other Asian wrecks with cargoes of Chinese ceramics recovered by Hatcher.