Full Fathom Five

Syme, N.R. (Neville Roland)

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Laurentic, Lutine, Grosvenor, Vigo Bay Galleons
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.25″ x 7.5″
Pages: 232
Editions: The first edition (First Published- stated) was published by Peter Lunn, London (1946), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the history of deep sea exploration, including diving and early submarines. There is a chapter about the salvage of the “Laurentic” and another chapter than includes the story of the “HMS Lutine”, the “Grosvenor” and the Vigo Bay galleons.

Here Lies Gold

Lethbridge, Peter

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: William Phips, Concepcion, Grosvenor, Dorothea
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5″ x 7.5″
Pages: 273
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Peter Lunn (Publishers) Limited, London (1947), in hardback with a dust jacket. This edition has a blue and yellow dust jacket with a picture of a ship in the background and some pirates burying a treasure chest in the foreground. There appears to be another edition of the book with a different dust jacket…but the actual book and the contents are identical to the first edition. In this edition, the dust jacket is yellow and orange with 5 rows of caricatures of people and animals on it…and the words, “World Favourite Library For Boys & Girls,” along the top.
Description: This book is primarily about land treasures, but includes 3 sunken treasure stories: William Phips and the “Concepcion”; and two African wrecks, the “Grosvenor” and the “Dorothea”.