Nautilus Bookshop

Welcome to the Nautilus Bookshop – a collection of great reads to enjoy at sea and ashore. A partnership between Marine Society and Nautilus International, the bookshop stocks recent releases on a range of maritime topics, including ship histories, seafarer memoirs, studies of the Merchant Navy in wartime and even the occasional nautical novel.


The Book of the Month will feature a special discount during its respective month.


All the books here have been reviewed in the Nautilus Telegraph, and new titles are added each month.

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The Admiralty Manual of Navigation Vol 1: Principles of Navigation

The 2019 edition of the Principles of Navigation

Cutty Sark: The Last of the Tea Clippers

**Nautilus Telegraph's Book of the Month for April** Learn about the eventful history of o...

Southern Thunder

The Royal Navy and the Scandinavian Trade in World War One. By Steve R. Dunn.

A Marine Artist’s Portfolio: The Nautical Paintings of Susanne Fournais

A contemporary artist producing paintings that show modern ships and this nicely produced ...

A Gross of Pirates

From Alfhild the Shield Maiden to Afweyne the Big Mouth. A carefully-researched history o...

Seashaken Houses

**Nautilus Book of the Month for March** A Lighthouse History from Eddystone to Fastnet by...

The Sunken Gold

**Nautilus Book of the Month - February** First World War espionage and the greatest treas...

Chasing the Dawn: Travelling the World with P&O

Diary of a wonderful world cruise. By Sharon Poole

A Photographic History of the Orient Line

Classy company history provides a model for others. By Frame, Cross, Henderson & Cremer

Brunel’s Ships and Boats

** Nautical Telegraph's Book of the Month for January 2019 **