Rare and Vintage Books, Magazines, and Auction Catalogs relating to Buried and Sunken Treasure

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Workman's Books is conducting its second bid sale of rare, vintage, and out-of-print treasure-related books, auction catalogs, and magazines. The sale will include over 500 lots of rare, vintage, out-of-print, and rarely seen items on Sunken Treasure, Shipwrecks, Underwater Archaeology, Buried Treasure, Metal Detecting, and many other treasure topics.

Auction Sale Order:
Session 1 Lots 1-381 (2hr 6m)
Books: 1-381
Topics Include: Archaeological Topics; Artifacts; Bibliographies on Treasure; Shipwrecks; Buried Treasure; Sunken Treasure and General Treasure

Session 2 Lots 382-553 (1hr)

Magazines and Magazine Group Lots: 382-490
Topics Include: Metal Detecting; Shipwrecks; Scuba Diving; Sunken Treasure; Buried Treasure; Relic Hunting; Beach combing; and Coinshooting.

***General Note: Some magazines had original address labels attached. Due to issues with privacy, the addresses have been blotted out in the lot photos. The original magazines have not been altered.***

Auction Catalogs and Auction Catalog Group Lots: 491-553
Topics Include: Sunken Treasure
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Westrick: (Signed) The Treasure Fleet of 1715: Search for the Queen's Jewels341 - Westrick: (Signed) The Treasure Fleet of 1715: Search for the Queen's Jewels
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Westrick, Robert F. (Signed) THE TREASURE FLEET OF 1715: SEARCH FOR THE QUEEN'S JEWELS. Robert F. Westrick. 2011. 4to, 72 pages; Softcover; Sign...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to PARATROOPER for (70.00 + 12.60) = 82.60
 
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Wignall: In Search of Spanish Treasure: A Diver's Story342 - Wignall: In Search of Spanish Treasure: A Diver's Story
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Wignall, Sydney. IN SEARCH OF SPANISH TREASURE: A DIVER'S STORY. David & Charles. 1982. 8vo, 252 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; . Subject: History ...
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Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
Sold to stonewalld.. for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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Williams: (Signed) Treasure of the Golden Grape: 11th December 1641 a Chesil Beach Wreck343 - Williams: (Signed) Treasure of the Golden Grape: 11th December 1641 a Chesil Beach Wreck
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Williams, Selwyn. (Signed) TREASURE OF THE GOLDEN GRAPE: 11TH DECEMBER 1641 A CHESIL BEACH WRECK. Deadman's Bay Publishing. 2012. 8vo, 320 pages...
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimate : 75.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Wilson: The Mexican Caribbean: Twenty Years of Underwater Exploration344 - Wilson: The Mexican Caribbean: Twenty Years of Underwater Exploration
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Wilson, Earl J. THE MEXICAN CARIBBEAN: TWENTY YEARS OF UNDERWATER EXPLORATION. Exposition Press. 1982. 12mo, 188 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; . Subject: Hi
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Estimate : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to illiterate.. for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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Wright: Encyclopedia of Sunken Treasure345 - Wright: Encyclopedia of Sunken Treasure
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Wright, John. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SUNKEN TREASURE. Michael O'Mara Books Limited. 1995. 8vo, 248 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; This book briefly overviews ...
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
 
 
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Zabriskie: William Phips - An Uncommon Man346 - Zabriskie: William Phips - An Uncommon Man
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Zabriskie, George A. WILLIAM PHIPS - AN UNCOMMON MAN. The Doldrums. 1944. 12mo, 8 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; This short book summarizes the life of Willi
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Estimate : 20.00 - 30.00
Sold to illiterate.. for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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Banco de la Republica Colombia: Museo del Oro347 - Banco de la Republica Colombia: Museo del Oro
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Banco de la Republica Colombia,. MUSEO DEL ORO. Banco de la Republica Colombia. 1965. 12mo, 60 pages; Softcover; . Subject: History - Treasure
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Estimate : 10.00 - 15.00
Sold to seasearcher for (5.00 + 0.90) = 5.90
 
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Beater: Tales of the Florida Coast348 - Beater: Tales of the Florida Coast
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Beater, Jack. TALES OF THE FLORIDA COAST. Wordshop House. 1963. 12mo, 125 pages; Softcover; This book is a collection of 21 different stories on Flori
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
 
 
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Carson: Treasure Hunting Annual Volumes I & II349 - Carson: Treasure Hunting Annual Volumes I & II
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Carson, H. Glenn. TREASURE HUNTING ANNUAL VOLUMES I & II. Cache Press. 1979. 4to; Softcover; Two Volume Set; These books are a collection of tre...
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Estimate : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to harley-dog.. for (25.00 + 4.50) = 29.50
 
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Coffman: 1001 Lost, Buried or Sunken Treasures350 - Coffman: 1001 Lost, Buried or Sunken Treasures
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Coffman, F. L. 1001 LOST, BURIED OR SUNKEN TREASURES. Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1957. 12mo, 277 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; This book covers a variety o...
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimate : 20.00 - 30.00
 
 
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Evans: A.T. Evans' Treasure Hunters' Yearbook 1971-1972 Edition351 - Evans: A.T. Evans' Treasure Hunters' Yearbook 1971-1972 Edition
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Evans, A.T. A.T. EVANS' TREASURE HUNTERS' YEARBOOK 1971-1972 EDITION. Eureka Press. 1974. 4to; Softcover; This book is a collection of treas...
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Estimate : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to seasearcher for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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Evans: A.T. Evans' Treasure Hunters' Yearbook 1974-1975 Edition352 - Evans: A.T. Evans' Treasure Hunters' Yearbook 1974-1975 Edition
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Evans, A.T. A.T. EVANS' TREASURE HUNTERS' YEARBOOK 1974-1975 EDITION. Ram Publishing. 1974. 4to; Softcover; This book is a collection of tre...
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Estimate : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to seasearcher for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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Flaherty: Lost Treasure353 - Flaherty: Lost Treasure
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Flaherty, Thomas H. (ed.). LOST TREASURE. Time Life Books. 1991. 4to, 143 pages; Hardcover; Pictoral covers; This book is an overview of lost, buried,
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Start Price : 5.00 | Estimate : 10.00 - 15.00
 
 
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Honigsbaum: Valverde's Gold: In Search of the Last Great Inca Treasure354 - Honigsbaum: Valverde's Gold: In Search of the Last Great Inca Treasure
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Honigsbaum, Mark. VALVERDE'S GOLD: IN SEARCH OF THE LAST GREAT INCA TREASURE. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 2004. 8vo, 348 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ...
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Estimate : 10.00 - 15.00
Sold to illiterate.. for (5.00 + 0.90) = 5.90
 
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Ladd: A Descriptive List of Treasure Maps and Charts in the Library of Congress355 - Ladd: A Descriptive List of Treasure Maps and Charts in the Library of Congress
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Ladd, Richard S. A DESCRIPTIVE LIST OF TREASURE MAPS AND CHARTS IN THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. Library of Congress. 1964. 4to, 29 pages; Softcover; While
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Estimate : 15.00 - 20.00
Sold to seasearcher for (10.00 + 1.80) = 11.80
 
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Lothrop: Inca Treasure: As Depicted by Spanish Historians356 - Lothrop: Inca Treasure: As Depicted by Spanish Historians
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Lothrop, S. K. INCA TREASURE: AS DEPICTED BY SPANISH HISTORIANS. The Southwest Museum. 1938. 12mo, 75 pages; Hardcover; ex Library; Rebound in red buc
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Estimate : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to SoledadySt.. for (35.00 + 6.30) = 41.30
 
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Lourie: Sweat of the Sun, Tears of the Moon: A Chronicle of an Incan Treasure357 - Lourie: Sweat of the Sun, Tears of the Moon: A Chronicle of an Incan Treasure
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Lourie, Peter. SWEAT OF THE SUN, TEARS OF THE MOON: A CHRONICLE OF AN INCAN TREASURE. Bison Books. 1998. 8vo, 307 pages; Softcover; . Subject: History
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
 
 
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Wilkins: Treasure Hunting: The Treasure Hunter's Own Book of Land Caches and Bullion Wrecks358 - Wilkins: Treasure Hunting: The Treasure Hunter's Own Book of Land Caches and Bullion Wrecks
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Wilkins, Harold T. TREASURE HUNTING: THE TREASURE HUNTER'S OWN BOOK OF LAND CACHES AND BULLION WRECKS. The Rio Grande Press, Inc. 1989. 12mo, 39...
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
 
 
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Wilson: The World Atlas of Treasure359 - Wilson: The World Atlas of Treasure
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Wilson, Derek. THE WORLD ATLAS OF TREASURE. Pan Books. 1981. 4to, 256 pages; Softcover; This book includes a very large section on sunken treasure, an
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Start Price : 5.00 | Estimate : 10.00 - 15.00
 
 
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Anonymous: The Lost Gold Mine of the Hudson360 - Anonymous: The Lost Gold Mine of the Hudson
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Anonymous,. THE LOST GOLD MINE OF THE HUDSON. The Knickerbocker Press. 1923. 12mo, 70 pages; Hardcover; Pictoral covers. Subject: History - Treasure H
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Start Price : 10.00 | Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
 
 
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