Sunken Treasure

#C-5870
Morris, Roland

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Association, Colossus
Comments: Same book as “Treasure Trove Islands” (#C-5880); pamphlet; illustrated
Size: 7″ x 9.75″
Pages: 32
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the author, Penzance, England (no date), in paperback. The first edition has a thin paper cover (not cardboard). A second edition was produced with a cardboard cover wrapped around the thin paper cover (in effect, 2 covers). The pamphlet was later published under the title, “Treasure Trove Islands”.
Description: This pamphlet describes the treasures and artifacts recovered by the author from the waters around the Isles of Scilly, England. Most of the pamphlet is about the “HMS Association”, but references are also made to the “HMS Colossus” (which Roland Morris also salvaged).

Island Treasure

#C-5860
Morris, Roland

ISBN/ISSN: 090894006
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Association
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 9.25″
Pages: 232
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Hutchinson of London (1969), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second impression (stated) was also published in 1969 in hardback with a dust jacket. A third impression (stated) was published in 1970 in hardback with a dust jacket. 
A paperback edition was published in 2007 under the title, “The Treasure of the Association”, by Periscope Publishing Ltd., Penzance, UK.
Description: This book tells the story of the search for and recovery of Sir Cloudesley Shovell’s flagship, “HMS Association”, by the author. The “HMS Association” was wrecked in the Isles of Scilly (England) in 1707. One of the most collectible UK books on sunken treasure and one of the “Top 75 Books”.

H.M.S. Colossus – The Story of the Salvage of the Hamilton Treasures

#C-5850
Morris, Roland

ISBN/ISSN: 0091346606
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Colossus
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.75″
Pages: 238
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Hutchinson of London (1979), in hardback with a dust jacket. It was also published in French by Editions France (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket.  A paperback edition was published by Periscope Publishing, Ltd.,
Penzance, UK (2006).
Description: This is the story of the sinking (1798) and salvage by the author of Nelson’s ship, “HMS Colossus”, which was carrying William Hamilton’s second collection of ancient Greek vases. Thousands of pottery shards were recovered, and many of the vases were reconstructed.

A Concise Guide to the Museum of Nautical Art

#C-5848
Morris, Roland

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Association
Comments: Pamphlet; illustrated
Size: 5” x 7.5”
Pages: 16
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Roland Morris, Penzance, England (circa 1971), in paperback.
Description:
This museum pamphlet describes the sinking of the “HMS Association” and shows some of the artifacts recovered.  Roland Morris’ now defunct Museum of Nautical Art illustrated and preserved the many forms of art which were to be found in the construction and in the working of old-time ships.

A Concise Guide to the Museum of Nautical Art

#C-5848
Morris, Roland

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Association
Comments: Pamphlet; illustrated
Size: 5” x 7.5”
Pages: 16
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Roland Morris, Penzance, England (circa 1971), in paperback.
Description:
This museum pamphlet describes the sinking of the “HMS Association” and shows some of the artifacts recovered.  Roland Morris’ now defunct Museum of Nautical Art illustrated and preserved the many forms of art which were to be found in the construction and in the working of old-time ships.