Encyclopedia of Sunken Treasure

#C-8390
Wright, John

ISBN/ISSN: 1854799088
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Witte Leeuw, Dodington, Winterton, Meeresteijn, Bredenhof, Grosvenor, Birkenhead, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Concepcion, Maravillas, Whydah, Le Chameau, Nuestra Senora de la Luz, El Nuevo Constante, De Braak, San Jose, Santa Margarita, Thetis, Yankee Blade, Brother Jonathan, Lexington, Republic, Genovesa, Flor do Mar, Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zuytdorp, Zeewijk, Geldermalsen, General Grant, Niagara, Girona, Kronan, De Liefde, Slot ter Hooge, Hollandia, Lutine, Colossus, Abergavenny, Lastdrager, Royal Charter, Hampshire, Laurentic, Egypt, Edinburgh
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 248
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Michael O’Mara Books Ltd., London (1995), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book briefly overviews 54 significant sunken treasure ships around the world. It is organized geographically by continent, and devotes 2 to 8 pages to each wreck. An excellent reference. Wrecks include the “Flor do Mar”, “Batavia”, “Gilt Dragon”, “Zuytdorp”, “Zeewijk”, “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo), “General Grant”, “Niagara”, 1622 Fleet (“Atocha”), “Concepcion”, “Hollandia”, “Lutine”, “HMS Colossus”, “Egypt” and “Laurentic”.

Sailormen’s Ghosts

#C-7920
Uren, Malcolm

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Batavia, Zeewijk, Zuytdorp, Gilt Dragon
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.75″
Pages: 253
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Robertson & Mullens Limited, Melbourne, Australia (1940), in hardback with a dust jacket. At least 5 subsequent editions were published by Robertson & Mullens in hardback with a dust jacket: Second Edition – 1940, Third Edition – 1941; Fourth Edition – 1941, Fifth Edition – 1944 and Sixth Edition – 1945 (each edition is stated). A paperback edition was published by Angus & Robertson, Sydney, Australia (1980).
Description: This book is about shipwrecks in the Abrolhos Islands off the coast of Western Australia. Included are the stories of the “Batavia”, the “Zeewijk”, the “Zuytdorp” and the “Gilt Dragon”. The book was written before any of the wrecks were located.

Dutch Discoveries of Australia

#C-7090
Sigmond, J.P. and L.H. Zuiderbaan

ISBN/ISSN: 0727008005
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zeewijk, Zuytdorp
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7″ x 10″
Pages: 176
Editions: The first edition was published in Dutch under the title, “Nederlanders Ontdekken Australie” by Unieboek BV, Bussum Holland (1976) in hardback with a dust jacket. The first English language edition (stated) was published by Rigby Ltd., Adelaide, Australia (1976), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Batavian Lion, Amsterdam (1995), and is marked, “Second Revised Edition”.
Description: This book tells the story of the of the shipwrecks and salvage of four Dutch East India Company ships lost off the west coast of Australia; “Batavia” (1629), “Vergulde Draeck” or Gilt Dragon (1656), “Zeewijk” (1727) and “Zuytdorp” (1712).

Dutch Discoveries of Australia

#C-7090
Sigmond, J.P. and L.H. Zuiderbaan

ISBN/ISSN: 0727008005
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zeewijk, Zuytdorp
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7″ x 10″
Pages: 176
Editions: The first edition was published in Dutch under the title, “Nederlanders Ontdekken Australie” by Unieboek BV, Bussum Holland (1976) in hardback with a dust jacket. The first English language edition (stated) was published by Rigby Ltd., Adelaide, Australia (1976), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Batavian Lion, Amsterdam (1995), and is marked, “Second Revised Edition”.
Description: This book tells the story of the of the shipwrecks and salvage of four Dutch East India Company ships lost off the west coast of Australia; “Batavia” (1629), “Vergulde Draeck” or Gilt Dragon (1656), “Zeewijk” (1727) and “Zuytdorp” (1712).

Australian Shipwrecks – Murder Mayhem Fire & Storm

#C-4270
Jeffreys, Max

ISBN/ISSN: 1864364459
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zuytdorp, Zeewijk, Pandora
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.75″ x 9″
Pages: 262
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by New Holland Publishers (Australia) Pty. Ltd., Sydney (1999), in paperback.
Description: This book describes 16 of the best known Australian shipwrecks from 1629 through World War II. It includes chapters on the “Batavia”, the “Vergulde Draeck” (Gilt Dragon), the “Zuytdorp”, the “Zeewijk” and the “HMS Pandora”.

Relics from the Dutch East Indiaman, Zeewijk

#C-4200
Ingelman-Sundberg, C.

ISBN/ISSN: 0724474757
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Zeewijk
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.75″ x 8.75″
Pages: 107
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Western Australian Museum, Perth (1978), in paperback. This book is Western Australian Museum Special Publication No. 10.
Description: This booklet has a very short description of the wreck of the “Zeewijk” in Western Australian waters in 1727 and many drawings of the artifacts recovered. It also includes a tabular listing of all artifacts recovered from the wreck.

Unfinished Voyages – Western Australian Shipwrecks 1622-1850

#C-3975
Henderson, Graeme

ISBN/ISSN: 9781920694883
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Tryall, Vianen, Wapen Van Hoorn, Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Ridderschap van Holland,  Zuytdorp, Aagtekerke, Zeewijk, Cartier, Kingston, Lively, Rapid, Santa Anna, Caledonia, Correo da Azia, Mermaid, Belinda, Mauritius, Sir Nicholas Francis Burton, Marquis of Anglesea, Parmelia, Success, Hoogley, Cumberland, Eagle, Emily Taylor, James, Thames, Rockingham, Medina, Anchors
Comments: Includes a bibliography after each shipwreck description and at the rear of the book; includes a glossary of nautical terms; illustrated
Size: 10” x 11.5”
Pages: 340
Editions: The first edition was published by the University of Western Australia, Nedlands (1995), in hardback with a dust jacket.  A second edition (stated) was published in 2007 by the University of Western Australia, Crawley, in hardback with a  dust jacket.
Description: This book well-illustrated book describes the multitude of ships that foundered off the Western Australia coast, including the Dutch wrecks “Tryall” (Trial), “Vianen”, “Wapen Van  Hoorn”, “Batavia”, Gilt Dragon (“Vergulde Draeck”), “Ridderschap van Holland”, “Zuytdorp”, “Aagtekerke”, and “Zeewijk”.  The British wrecks are broken into two sections chronologically.  The earlier wrecks include “Cartier”, “Kingston”, “Lively”, “Rapid”, “Santa Anna”, “Caledonia”, “Correo da Azia”, “Mermaid”, “Belinda”, “Mauritius”, “Sir Nicholas Francis Burton”, “Marquis of Anglesea”, “Parmelia”, “HMS Success”, “Hoogley”, “Cumberland”, “Eagle”, “Emily Taylor”, “James”, “Thames”, “Rockingham”, and “Medina”.  There is also an appendix describing various anchors and a glossary of nautical terms.  Many color illustrations.

Maritime Archaeology in Australia

#C-3960
Henderson, Graeme

ISBN/ISSN: 0855642416
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zeewijk, Zuytdorp, Tryall, Rapid
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.25″ x 9.75″
Pages: 201
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by the University of Western Australia Press (1986), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book recounts underwater archaeological recoveries in the waters surrounding Australia from the 1600s to the present…and the archaeological techniques used. Shipwrecks discussed include the “Batavia”, “Vergulde Draeck” (Gilt Dragon), “Zeewijk”, “Zuytdorp”, “Rapid”, and “Tryall” (called the “Trial” in the book), amongst others.

Treasure Lies Buried Here

#C-3550
Goldsmith, Frank H.

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Tryall, Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Ocean Queen, Zeewijk
Comments: Includes a listing of Western Australian shipwrecks; illustrated
Size: 5.25″ x 8.25″
Pages: 224
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by C.H. Pitman, Perth, Australia  (1946), in hardback with a dust jacket. Some copies were produced with red boards and some with orange boards.
Description: This book describes the more significant Western Australia shipwrecks from 1600s through the 1800s, including the “Tryall”, the “Batavia”, the “Gilt Dragon”, the “Ocean Queen” and the “Zeewijk”.

Treasure Lies Buried Here

#C-3550
Goldsmith, Frank H.

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Tryall, Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Ocean Queen, Zeewijk
Comments: Includes a listing of Western Australian shipwrecks; illustrated
Size: 5.25″ x 8.25″
Pages: 224
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by C.H. Pitman, Perth, Australia  (1946), in hardback with a dust jacket. Some copies were produced with red boards and some with orange boards.
Description: This book describes the more significant Western Australia shipwrecks from 1600s through the 1800s, including the “Tryall”, the “Batavia”, the “Gilt Dragon”, the “Ocean Queen” and the “Zeewijk”.