Wilson, Ian

ISBN/ISSN: 068807278X
Library of Congress: 86-73044
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Royal Charter, White Ship, Revenge, Golden Hind, Bonhomme Richard, Nina, Pinta, Santa Maria, Columbus
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7″ x 10″
Pages: 192
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain -stated) was published by Michael O’Mara Books Ltd., London (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket. The first US edition (stated) was published by Beech Tree Books/William Morrow and Company, Inc. (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket. The book was reprinted in 1993 by Chancellor Books, London, in hardback with a laminated pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book is divided into 4 sections: Undiscovered Places, Undiscovered Graves, Undiscovered Wrecks and Undiscovered Treasure. The Undiscovered Wrecks section includes Henry I’s “White Ship”, Columbus’s ships, Sir Richard Grenville’s “Revenge”, Sir Francis Drake’s “Golden Hind”, John Paul Jones’s “Bonhomme Richard” and a wreck containing Greek statues. In the Undiscovered Treasure section, there is a chapter about the “Royal Charter”.

Treasures of the Deep

Oleksy, Walter

ISBN/ISSN: 0671422693
Library of Congress: 83-22088
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: William Phips, Concepcion, Pinta, Mary Rose, Tryall, Rapid, Columbus
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 189
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Julian Messner, New York City (1984), in hardback with a pictorial binding (I’ve never seen this book with a dust jacket, but one may exist).
Description: This adolescent book is an overview of many shipwrecks, including William Phips and the “Concepcion”; the “Titanic”; the “Andrea Doria”; Columbus’s ship, the “Pinta”; the “Mary Rose”; and the Australian ships, “Tryall” and “Rapid”.