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Alan John Villiers, D.S.C., Litt.D.
23 September 1903 - 3 March 1982

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Title: The wind ship
Published: London, Hurst & Blackett, Ltd. [1928]

Title: And not to yield; a story of the Outward Bound School of adventure, Illustrated by Jean Main and David Cobb.
Published: New York, Scribner [1953]

Title: The bounty ships of France: the story of the French Cape Horn sailing ships [by] Alan Villiers & Henri Picard.
Published: London, Patrick Stephens 1972

Title: By way of Cape Horn, By A. J. Villiers ... illustrated with photographs taken by Ronald Gregory Walker and the author.
Published: London, G. Bles [1930]

Title: Captain James Cook [by] Alan Villiers.
Published: New York, Scribner [1967]

Title: The Coral Sea / John Villiers.
Published: London : Museum Press c1949

Title: Cruise of the Conrad : a journal of a voyage round world, undertaken and carried out in the ship Joseph Conrad, 212 tons, in the years 1934, 1935, and 1936 by the way of Good Hope, the East Indies, the South Seas, and Cape Horn / by Alan Villiers.
Published: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons 1937.

Title: The Cutty Sark; last of a glorious era. With an introd. by the Duke of Edinburgh.
Published: London, Hodder and Stoughton [1953]

Title: The deep sea fishermen [by] Alan Villiers.
Published: London, Hodder & Stoughton 1970.

Title: Falmouth for orders; the story of a sailing race around Cape Horn, by A. J. Villiers.
Published: New York, Scribner 1953 [i. e. 1952]

Title: Give me a ship to sail
Published: New York, Scribner [1959]

Title: Grain race, by Alan Villiers.
Published: New York, C. Scribner's Sons 1933.

Title: The Indian Ocean.
Published: London, Museum Press [1952]

Title: Joey goes to sea, by Alan Villiers; illustrated by Victor J. Dowling.
Published: New York, C. Scribner's Sons, 1939.

Title: Last of the wind ships, by Alan J. Villiers. With over 200 photographs by the author.
Published: New York, W. Morrow [1934]

Title: The making of a sailor; the photographic story of schoolships under sail, by Alan J. Villiers; illustrated with over 200 photographs.
Published: New York, W. Morrow [1938]

Title: Men, ships, and the sea, by Alan Villiers and other adventures on the sea. Foreword by Melville Bell Grosvenor.
Published: Washington, National Geographic Society [1962]

Title: Monsoon seas; the story of the Indian Ocean.
Published: New York, McGraw-Hill [1952]

Title: My favourite sea stories; with drawings by Mark Myers.
Published: Guildford, Lutterworth Press, 1972.

Title: The new Mayflower. Illustrated with photos. by the author and others.
Published: New York, Scribner, c1958.

Title: The ocean; man's conquest of the sea.
Published: New York, Dutton [1963]

Title: Oceans of the world; man's conquest of the sea, by Alan Villiers.
Published: London, Museum Press [1963]

Title: Of ships and men, a personal anthology.
Published: London, Newnes [1962]

Title: Pioneers of the seven seas.
Published: London, Routledge & Paul [1956]

Title: Posted missing; the story of ships lost without trace in recent years [by] Alan Villiers.
Published: New York, Scribner's [1974]

Title: The quest of the schooner Argus; a voyage to the banks and Greenland. Illustrated with the author's photos.
Published: New York, Scribner, 1951.

Title: Sailing Eagle; the story of the Coast Guard's square-rigger.
Published: New York, Scribner, 1955.

Title: Sea dogs of to-day, by A. J. Villiers.
Published: New York, H. Holt [1931]

Title: The sea in ships, the story of a sailing ship's voyage round cape Horn, by Alan J. Villiers...with 112 photographs by the author.
Published: London, G. Routledge and sons ltd., 1932.

Title: The set of the sails; the story of a Cape Horn seaman. Illustrated with the author's photographs.
Published: London, Hodder and Stoughton [1949]

Title: Sons of Sinbad; an account of sailing with the Arabs in their dhows, in the Red Sea, around the coasts of Arabia, and to Zanzibar and Tanganyika: pearling in the Persian gulf: and the life of the shipmasters, the mariners, and merchants of Kuwait, by Alan Villiers; illustrated with photographs and charts by the author.
Published: New York, C. Scribner's Sons, 1940.

Title: Stormalong; the story of a boy's voyage around the world in a full-rigged ship, by Alan Villiers; illustrated with drawings by James Fuller (Hardcase) and photographs by the author.
Published: New York, C. Scribner's sons, 1937.

Title: Vanished fleets; ships and men of old Van Diemen's land, by A. J. Villiers...
Published: New York, H. Holt and company [c1931]

Title: Voyage of the "Parma"; the great grain race of 1932, by A. J. Villiers.
Published: London, G. Bles [1933]

Title: Voyaging with the wind : an introduction to sailing large square-rigged ships / Alan Villiers.
Published: London : H.M. Stationery Off. ; Palo Alto, Calif.: obtainable from Pendragon House, 1975.

Title: The war with Cape Horn, by Alan Villiers. Drawings and maps by Adrian Small.
Published: New York, Scribner [1971]

Title: The way of a ship; being some account of the ultimate development of the ocean-going square-rigged sailing vessel, and the manner of her handling, her voyage-making, her personnel, her economics, her performance, and her end. Illustrated with the author's photos., and diagrs. and drawings by Harold A. Underhill.
Published: New York, Scribner, 1953.

Title: Whalers of the midnight sun; a story of modern whaling in the Antarctic, by Alan Villiers ... illustrated with woodcuts by Charles Pont.
Published: New York, London, C. Scribner's sons, 1934.

Title: Whaling in the frozen south, being the story of the 1923-24 Norwegian whaling expedition to the Antarctic, by A. J. Villiers.
Published: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill co. [c1925]

Title: Wild ocean; the story of the North Atlantic and the men who sailed it.
Published: New York, McGraw-Hill [1957]

Title: The Battle of Trafalgar;
Published: New York, Macmillan [1965]

Title: By way of Cape Horn,
Published: Garden City, N.Y., Garden City publishing company, inc. [1933?]

Title: Captain Cook, the seaman's seaman:
Published: London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1967.

Title: Falmouth for orders;
Published: New York, H. Holt and company [c1929]

Title: Give me a ship to sail.
Published: London, Hodder & Stoughton [1958]

Title: The quest of the schooner Argus; a voyage to the Banks and Greenland.
Published: London, Hodder and Stroughton [1951]

Title: Sea dogs of to-day; modern mariners,
Published: Garden City, N.Y., Garden City publishing co., inc. 1937.


Revised: 31 March 2012