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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Sotheby & Co. FURTHER TREASURE RECOVERED FROM THE SITE OF H.M.S. ASSOCIATION532 - Sotheby & Co. FURTHER TREASURE RECOVERED FROM THE SITE OF H.M.S. ASSOCIATION
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Sotheby & Co. FURTHER TREASURE RECOVERED FROM THE SITE OF H.M.S. ASSOCIATION. January 28, 1970. 8vo, 38 pages; Softcover; This auction catalog i...
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Sotheby & Co. CATALOG OF COINS AND OTHER ARTIFACTS RECOVERED FROM THE WRECK OF THE DUTCH EAST-INDIAM533 - Sotheby & Co. CATALOG OF COINS AND OTHER ARTIFACTS RECOVERED FROM THE WRECK OF THE DUTCH EAST-INDIAM
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Sotheby & Co. CATALOG OF COINS AND OTHER ARTIFACTS RECOVERED FROM THE WRECK OF THE DUTCH EAST-INDIAMAN HOLLANDIA (SUNK 1743). April 18, 1972. 12...
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Sotheby & Co. CATALOG OF TREASURE RECOVERED OFF THE SHETLAND ISLES534 - Sotheby & Co. CATALOG OF TREASURE RECOVERED OFF THE SHETLAND ISLES
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Sotheby & Co. CATALOG OF TREASURE RECOVERED OFF THE SHETLAND ISLES. November 8, 1973. 12mo, 44 pages; Softcover; Includes Price List; This aucti...
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Sotheby Parke Bernet Los Angeles. TREASURE OF THE SPANISH MAIN535 - Sotheby Parke Bernet Los Angeles. TREASURE OF THE SPANISH MAIN
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Sotheby Parke Bernet Los Angeles. TREASURE OF THE SPANISH MAIN. June 17-19, 1973. 8vo, 135 pages; Softcover; Covers and pages have separated from the
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Estimate : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold to captainmik.. for (75.00 + 13.50) = 88.50
 
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Sotheby's Geneva. THE TREASURE OF SAUDI ARABIAN SILVER RIYALS RECOVERED FROM THE S.S. JOHN BARRY536 - Sotheby's Geneva. THE TREASURE OF SAUDI ARABIAN SILVER RIYALS RECOVERED FROM THE S.S. JOHN BARRY
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Sotheby's Geneva. THE TREASURE OF SAUDI ARABIAN SILVER RIYALS RECOVERED FROM THE S.S. JOHN BARRY. November 16, 1995. 4to, 16 pages; Softcover; T...
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Sotheby's New York. A CAPTAIN-GENERAL'S CHAIN AND BADGE OF OFFICE FROM THE 1715 SPANISH TREASURE FLE537 - Sotheby's New York. A CAPTAIN-GENERAL'S CHAIN AND BADGE OF OFFICE FROM THE 1715 SPANISH TREASURE FLE
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Sotheby's New York. A CAPTAIN-GENERAL'S CHAIN AND BADGE OF OFFICE FROM THE 1715 SPANISH TREASURE FLEET. March 24, 1993. 4to, 6 pages; Softco...
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Estimate : 20.00 - 35.00
Sold to stonewalld.. for (35.00 + 6.30) = 41.30
 
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Sotheby's New York. THE URUGUAYAN TREASURE OF THE RIVER PLATE538 - Sotheby's New York. THE URUGUAYAN TREASURE OF THE RIVER PLATE
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Sotheby's New York. THE URUGUAYAN TREASURE OF THE RIVER PLATE. March 24-25, 1993. 4to; Softcover; This auction catalog contains 725 gold cob and...
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Sotheby's New York. TREASURES FROM THE SS CENTRAL AMERICA - GLORIES OF THE CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH539 - Sotheby's New York. TREASURES FROM THE SS CENTRAL AMERICA - GLORIES OF THE CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH
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Sotheby's New York. TREASURES FROM THE SS CENTRAL AMERICA - GLORIES OF THE CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH. December 8-9, 1999. 4to, 205 pages; Softcover; ...
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Spink London. THE DOURO CARGO540 - Spink London. THE DOURO CARGO
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Spink London. THE DOURO CARGO. November 20-21, 1996. 4to, 131 pages; Softcover; Auction 118; This auction catalog includes 1711 lots of gold coins (so
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Sold to espnnews for (25.00 + 4.50) = 29.50
 
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Spink London. THE CLIVE OF INDIA TREASURE541 - Spink London. THE CLIVE OF INDIA TREASURE
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Spink London. THE CLIVE OF INDIA TREASURE. September 28, 2000. 4to, 60 pages; Softcover; The gold treasure of Captain Robert Clive (of India fame) was
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Spink New York. ANCIENT, FOREIGN AND UNITED STATES COINS AND MEDALS542 - Spink New York. ANCIENT, FOREIGN AND UNITED STATES COINS AND MEDALS
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Spink New York. ANCIENT, FOREIGN AND UNITED STATES COINS AND MEDALS. December 10-11, 2001. 4to, 141 pages; Softcover; This auction catalog includes 39
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Stack's. AMERICANA, COLONIAL AND FEDERAL COINS, MEDALS, AND CURRENCY FEATURING COINS FROM THE H.M.S.543 - Stack's. AMERICANA, COLONIAL AND FEDERAL COINS, MEDALS, AND CURRENCY FEATURING COINS FROM THE H.M.S.
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Stack's. AMERICANA, COLONIAL AND FEDERAL COINS, MEDALS, AND CURRENCY FEATURING COINS FROM THE H.M.S. FEVERSHAM AND LE CHAMEAU SHIPWRECKS. Januar...
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Stack's. THE COLLECTION OF SAMUEL J. BERNGARD & TREASURE COINS OF THE S.S. NEW YORK544 - Stack's. THE COLLECTION OF SAMUEL J. BERNGARD & TREASURE COINS OF THE S.S. NEW YORK
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Stack's. THE COLLECTION OF SAMUEL J. BERNGARD & TREASURE COINS OF THE S.S. NEW YORK. July 27-28, 2008. 4to, 500 pages; Softcover; This aucti...
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Estimate : 25.00 - 35.00
Sold to signalseeker for (20.00 + 3.60) = 23.60
 
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Stack's. TREASURE FROM THE S.S. NEW YORK AND OTHER IMPORTANT PROPERTIES545 - Stack's. TREASURE FROM THE S.S. NEW YORK AND OTHER IMPORTANT PROPERTIES
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Stack's. TREASURE FROM THE S.S. NEW YORK AND OTHER IMPORTANT PROPERTIES. July 30, 2009. 4to, 372 pages; Softcover; This auction catalog contains...
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Estimate : 25.00 - 35.00
Sold to signalseeker for (40.00 + 7.20) = 47.20
 
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Superior Galleries. ANCIENT COINS, ANTIQUITIES AND COINS OF THE WORLD INCLUDING COINS OF THE REIJGER546 - Superior Galleries. ANCIENT COINS, ANTIQUITIES AND COINS OF THE WORLD INCLUDING COINS OF THE REIJGER
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Superior Galleries. ANCIENT COINS, ANTIQUITIES AND COINS OF THE WORLD INCLUDING COINS OF THE REIJGERSDAAL SHIPWRECK. June 2, 1992. 4to, 98 pages; Soft
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The American Auction Association. THE MAGNIFICENT STANISLAW HERSTAL COLLECTION547 - The American Auction Association. THE MAGNIFICENT STANISLAW HERSTAL COLLECTION
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The American Auction Association. THE MAGNIFICENT STANISLAW HERSTAL COLLECTION. February 7-9, 1974. 4to, 160 pages; Softcover; This auction catalog co
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The San Diego Coin Show. TREASURES OF THE NUESTRA SENORA DE ATOCHA: COINS, ARTIFACTS, GOLD & SILVER 548 - The San Diego Coin Show. TREASURES OF THE NUESTRA SENORA DE ATOCHA: COINS, ARTIFACTS, GOLD & SILVER
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The San Diego Coin Show. TREASURES OF THE NUESTRA SENORA DE ATOCHA: COINS, ARTIFACTS, GOLD & SILVER INGOTS, EMERALDS. September 18-20, 1987. 4to...
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Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to Salvor for (35.00 + 6.30) = 41.30
 
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W.H. Lane & Son. THE HOLLANDIA TREASURE549 - W.H. Lane & Son. THE HOLLANDIA TREASURE
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W.H. Lane & Son. THE HOLLANDIA TREASURE. September 21, 1973. 4to, 76 pages; Softcover; This auction catalog details 804 lots of coins (ducatons ...
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W.H. Lane & Son. (Signed) THE HOLLANDIA TREASURE Signed by the Salvor Rex B Cowan550 - W.H. Lane & Son. (Signed) THE HOLLANDIA TREASURE Signed by the Salvor Rex B Cowan
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W.H. Lane & Son. (Signed) THE HOLLANDIA TREASURE. September 21, 1973. 4to, 76 pages; Softcover; Signed by the Salvor Rex B Cowan; Ex Sedwick Tre...
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W.H. Lane & Son. SALE OF SUNKEN TREASURE551 - W.H. Lane & Son. SALE OF SUNKEN TREASURE
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W.H. Lane & Son. SALE OF SUNKEN TREASURE. September 26, 1975. 8vo, 108 pages; Softcover; This auction catalog describes coins and artifacts from...
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W.H. Lane & Son. FOUR CENTURIES OF TREASURE552 - W.H. Lane & Son. FOUR CENTURIES OF TREASURE
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W.H. Lane & Son. FOUR CENTURIES OF TREASURE. November 24, 1977. 8vo, 100 pages; Softcover; PRL; This auction catalog offers a wide variety of co...
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W.H. Lane & Son. TREASURE FROM THE SEA553 - W.H. Lane & Son. TREASURE FROM THE SEA
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W.H. Lane & Son. TREASURE FROM THE SEA. June 1, 1983. 8vo, 93 pages; Softcover; Includes typed article, Everyman's Lure of Treasure by Micha...
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