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

Auction Details

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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Richard: The Wreck of the Amsterdam21 - Richard: The Wreck of the Amsterdam
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Richard, Peter & Valentine Marsden. THE WRECK OF THE AMSTERDAM. Stein and Day. 1975. 8vo, 290 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; ex Library; . Subject: Arc...
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Start Price : 10.00 | Estimate : 15.00 - 20.00
 
 
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Skowronek: HMS Fowey Lost and Found: Being the Discovery, Excavation, and Identification of a Britis22 - Skowronek: HMS Fowey Lost and Found: Being the Discovery, Excavation, and Identification of a Britis
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Skowronek, Prof. Russell K. & Prof. George R Fischer. HMS FOWEY LOST AND FOUND: BEING THE DISCOVERY, EXCAVATION, AND IDENTIFICATION OF A BRITISH...
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Estimate : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to Chaquis73 for (25.00 + 4.50) = 29.50
 
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Strykowski: Underwater Yearbook 196223 - Strykowski: Underwater Yearbook 1962
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Strykowski, Joseph G. (ed.). UNDERWATER YEARBOOK 1962. Underwater Society of America. 1962. 4to, 72 pages; Hardcover; This anthology includes a divers
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Tornfelt: Shipwrecks of the Alaskan Shelf and Shore24 - Tornfelt: Shipwrecks of the Alaskan Shelf and Shore
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Tornfelt, Evert E. & Michael Burwell. SHIPWRECKS OF THE ALASKAN SHELF AND SHORE. U.S. Department of the Interior Minerals Management Service Ala...
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Wilson: (Signed) The Mexican Caribbean: Twenty Years of Underwater Exploration25 - Wilson: (Signed) The Mexican Caribbean: Twenty Years of Underwater Exploration
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Wilson, Earl J. (Signed) THE MEXICAN CARIBBEAN: TWENTY YEARS OF UNDERWATER EXPLORATION. Exposition Press. 1982. 12mo, 188 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; Insc
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Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to illiterate.. for (35.00 + 6.30) = 41.30
 
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Kuwayama: Chinese Ceramics in Colonial Mexico26 - Kuwayama: Chinese Ceramics in Colonial Mexico
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Kuwayama, George. CHINESE CERAMICS IN COLONIAL MEXICO. University of Hawaii Press. 1997. 4to, 88 pages; Softcover; This book illustrates many of the t
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Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
Sold to illiterate.. for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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Rascoe: 1200 Treasure Books: A Bibliography27 - Rascoe: 1200 Treasure Books: A Bibliography
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Rascoe, Jesse E. 1200 TREASURE BOOKS: A BIBLIOGRAPHY. Frontier Book Co., Publisher. 1970. 12mo, 62 pages; Softcover; . Subject: Bibliography - Treasur
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Estimate : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to harley-dog.. for (25.00 + 4.50) = 29.50
 
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Underbrink: Treasure Trove: An Annotated Bibliography of Books Concerning Sunken Gold, Lost Mines, a28 - Underbrink: Treasure Trove: An Annotated Bibliography of Books Concerning Sunken Gold, Lost Mines, a
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Underbrink, Robert L. TREASURE TROVE: AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF BOOKS CONCERNING SUNKEN GOLD, LOST MINES, AND BURIED TREASURE. Lamplighter Press. 1
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Estimate : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to seasearcher for (27.00 + 4.86) = 31.86
 
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Craig: (Signed) Spanish Colonial Silver Coins in the Florida Collection29 - Craig: (Signed) Spanish Colonial Silver Coins in the Florida Collection
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Craig, Alan K. (Signed) SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER COINS IN THE FLORIDA COLLECTION. University Press of Florida. 2000. 8vo, 218 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; S
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Estimate : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to Chaquis73 for (30.00 + 5.40) = 35.40
 
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Marx: Buried Treasures You Can Find30 - Marx: Buried Treasures You Can Find
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Marx, Robert F. BURIED TREASURES YOU CAN FIND. Ram Books. 1993. 12mo, 366 pages; Softcover; Corners are rubbed and worn. Subject: Guide - Buried Treas
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Ransom: The Gold Hunter's Field Book: How and Where to Find Gold in the United States and Canada31 - Ransom: The Gold Hunter's Field Book: How and Where to Find Gold in the United States and Canada
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Ransom, Jay Ellis. THE GOLD HUNTER'S FIELD BOOK: HOW AND WHERE TO FIND GOLD IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA. Harper & Row, Publishers. 1975....
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Gentile: The Shipwreck Research Handbook32 - Gentile: The Shipwreck Research Handbook
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Gentile, Gary. THE SHIPWRECK RESEARCH HANDBOOK. Bellerophon Bookworks. 2008. 12mo, 275 pages; Softcover; . Subject: Guide - Research - Shipwrecks
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Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
Sold to billII3 for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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Barnette: Shipwrecks of the Sunshine State: Florida's Submerged History33 - Barnette: Shipwrecks of the Sunshine State: Florida's Submerged History
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Barnette, Michael C. SHIPWRECKS OF THE SUNSHINE STATE: FLORIDA'S SUBMERGED HISTORY. Assocition of Underwater Explorers. 2003. 4to, 195 pages; So...
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Barron: Atlantic Diver Guide Volume IV: New Brunswick Plus Atlantic Shipwreck List - 1955 to 198534 - Barron: Atlantic Diver Guide Volume IV: New Brunswick Plus Atlantic Shipwreck List - 1955 to 1985
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Barron, David N. ATLANTIC DIVER GUIDE VOLUME IV: NEW BRUNSWICK PLUS ATLANTIC SHIPWRECK LIST - 1955 TO 1985. Atlantic Diver. 1988. 12mo, 208 pages; Sof
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Freitag: Shipwrecks Unforgotten from New Jersey to the Gulf of Florida35 - Freitag: Shipwrecks Unforgotten from New Jersey to the Gulf of Florida
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Freitag, Norbert. SHIPWRECKS UNFORGOTTEN FROM NEW JERSEY TO THE GULF OF FLORIDA. Finley-Greene Publications, Inc. 1997. 4to, 313 pages; Hardcover w/ D
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Estimate : 20.00 - 25.00
Sold to stonewalld.. for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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Freitag: Shipwrecks Unforgotten from New Jersey to the Gulf of Florida36 - Freitag: Shipwrecks Unforgotten from New Jersey to the Gulf of Florida
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Freitag, Norbert. SHIPWRECKS UNFORGOTTEN FROM NEW JERSEY TO THE GULF OF FLORIDA. Finley-Greene Publications, Inc. 1997. 4to, 313 pages; Softcover; . S
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Start Price : 10.00 | Estimate : 15.00 - 20.00
 
 
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Gentile: Shipwrecks of South Carolina and Georgia37 - Gentile: Shipwrecks of South Carolina and Georgia
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Gentile, Gary. SHIPWRECKS OF SOUTH CAROLINA AND GEORGIA. Gary Gentile Productions. 2003. 12mo, 216 pages; Softcover; . Subject: Guide - Shipwrecks
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Estimate : 15.00 - 20.00
Sold to Chaquis73 for (10.00 + 1.80) = 11.80
 
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Hemphill: Beneath the Waters: A Guide to Civil War Shipwrecks38 - Hemphill: Beneath the Waters: A Guide to Civil War Shipwrecks
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Hemphill, James E. BENEATH THE WATERS: A GUIDE TO CIVIL WAR SHIPWRECKS. Burd Street Press. 1998. 8vo, 286 pages; Softcover; . Subject: Guide - Shipwre
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Kohl: The 100 Best Great Lakes Shipwrecks Volume I: Lake Onterio - Lake Erie - Lake Huron39 - Kohl: The 100 Best Great Lakes Shipwrecks Volume I: Lake Onterio - Lake Erie - Lake Huron
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Kohl, Cris. THE 100 BEST GREAT LAKES SHIPWRECKS VOLUME I: LAKE ONTERIO - LAKE ERIE - LAKE HURON. Seawolf Communications, Inc. 1998. 12mo, 266 pages; S
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Start Price : 5.00 | Estimate : 10.00 - 15.00
 
 
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Marx: Shipwrecks of the Western Hemisphere 1492-182540 - Marx: Shipwrecks of the Western Hemisphere 1492-1825
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Marx, Robert F. SHIPWRECKS OF THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE 1492-1825. David McKay Company, Inc. 1975. 8vo, 482 pages; Hardcover w/ DJ; . Subject: Guide - Sh
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Estimate : 25.00 - 35.00
Sold to stonewalld.. for (15.00 + 2.70) = 17.70
 
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