The Falkland Islands Journal has been published annually since 1967. Under the current editorship of Dr Jim McAdam the broad emphasis is on history but the magazines contain a variety of articles on other matters including natural history. Format has expanded from 4-5 articles and 40 pp in the 60s to 14-15 articles and 130-140 pp in the 90s with increasing numbers of illustrations. An update of publications on the Falklands since 1982 is included in each issue.
1968-1982 inclusive, excluding 1979 (14 issues sold as one). (secondhand near mint).
1977, 1986, 1988 each (secondhand near mint)
1990, 1991, 1992 each
1993 (123 pp)
1995 (170 pp).
1996 (142 pp), 1997 (145 pp), 1998 (130 pp) 1999 (145pp) each
2000 (163pp) produced to a higher standard with colour cover.
Falkland Islands & Antarctica: Commonwealth Two Reign Stamp Catalogue. Stanley Gibbons, 1988 paperback. 33pp illus.
Magical Visit for Royal Patron. UKFIT 2000. Princess Alexandrias visit to the Falklands. 23pp, colour illustrated booklet.
Darwin’s Desolate Islands: A Naturalist in the Falklands, 1833 and 1834. Picton, 1992. Darwin’s two visits. 147pp illus.
Postal Service of The Falkland Islands Including S. Shetlands (1906-30) and South Georgia. R.Lowe, 1980. 96pp illus.
A Guide to the Stanley Harbour Maritime History Trail. FI Tourism, 1990. 37pp illustrated booklet
Burkhardt, F (ed)
Charles Darwins Letters: A Selection. CUP, 1996. Includes letters from the Beagle while in South America and the Falklands. 249pp.
In Darwin’s Wake: Revisiting Beagle’s South American Anchorages. Waterline 1997. 271pp. Illus.
Falkland Adventure. Bluebell 2000. Outstanding colour photos and text of family life on the Falklands. 88pp landscape. A most welcome new book about the islands.
Engel, John. J
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Hepaticae and Anthocero-tophyta: A Taxonomic and Phytogeographic Study. Fieldiana, Bot. No 25, 1990. 209pp, softback, numerous illustrations.
The Falklands I Knew. Nelson 2001. Life on the Falklands 1915-1946. 172pp, illustrated softback.
Hays David and Daniel
My Old Man and the Sea: A Father and Son Sail Around Cape Horn. Alonquin 1995. 223pp.
Specialised Stamp Catalogue of The Falkland Island Depend-encies Including Postal History and Cancellations 1800-2000 with BAT and also paper money, coins & telephone cards. 2000. 272pp,
Falkland Islands Wildlife Alphabet. Private 1997. Children’s booklet with item of Falklands wildlife illustrated for each letter.
Keynes, R. D. (ed)
Charles Darwins Beagle Diary. CUP. 2001. Daily account including the time on the Falklands. Illus softback. 467pp.
Cape Horn: A Maritime History. Hodder & Stoughton 1995. 240pp.
Fishing for Falklands Sea Trout. FI Tourist Board 2000. Essential reading for visiting fishermen. 56pp, illustrated softback.
Layman C & Cameron J
Falklands and the Dwarf: Cruise of HMS Dwarf in the Falklands 1881-82. Control of sealers by gunboat. 160pp, illus. Reduced price
Low, A and McAdam J
Guidelines for Shelterbelt Planting in the Falkland Islands. Dept Agr 1999. 32pp colour illustrated booklet.
The Wreck of the Isabella. L.Cooper 1995. Story of the 1812 Falklands castaways. 259pp, illus.
The History of the Falklands. 1995 2nd ed. booklet 54pp illustrated.
Place Names of the Falkland Islands. Bluntisham 1998. 68pp booklet with text drawings and map.
Penguins & Seashore Friends. Private pub, c 1992. Inter-war recollections of the Falklands. 52pp illustrated softback booklet.
Philpott, Robert A
An Archaeological Survey of Port Egmont. Post-Medieval Archae-ology Vol 30 1996 offprint. 62pp, illus, colour photo card covers.
Cooking the Falklands Way. Peregrine, 1994. Lively account of history of local cooking. 123pp, 40+ c19 and c20 photos.
Condemned at Stanley. Picton, 1986. Stanley’s wrecks. 40pp booklet
Corrals and Gauchos. Peregrine, 1992. cattle industry. 48p booklet.
Strange I.. et al
Tussac Grass in the Falklands. FIF 1988. Ringbound rept 107pp.
Summers,RW/ McAdam, JH
The Upland Goose. Bluntisham Books, 1992. Study of inter-action of geese, sheep and men on the Falklands. 162pp, illus.
Assessment of the Potential For Competition Between Seabirds & Fisheries in the Falklands. F.I.Foundation 1989. 94pp ringbound rp
Falkland People. Peter Owen 1992. Interviews with islanders about Falklands life and Conflict experiences. 137pp, illustrated.
Woods, Robin W
Flowering Plants of the Falkland Islands. Falklands Conservation 2000. Contains the most important flowering plants illus by line drawing and photos. 108pp, softback.
Woods Robin and Anne
An Atlas of Breeding Birds of the Falklands. Nelson, 1997. Details of 75 species. 190pp with map and illustration for each species.
Guide to the Birds of the Falklands. Nelson, 1988. 256pp, illus
MAPS AND CHARTS
Islands on 2 sheets, Ed 2, OS 1977. Colour. 59 x 85 cm. Each
Tourist map. Double sided folded single sheet with inset of Stanley at 1:4000 plus tourist information. Price includes post.
Falkland Islands/Islas Malvinas. 1998 Int Travel Maps, Vancouver. Clear annotated map in colour showing topog + Stanley map.
VIDEOS AND CASSETTES
Falklands Views. FI Govt 1996. Portrait of contemporary life. Approx 28 mins.
The Otherside of the Falklands by R Edwards read by T.Laycock. 3 hour cassette.
POSTCARDS (prices per set)
Set of 6. FI Gift Shop. Sea lions, elephant seals x 2, cormorant, s. caracara, dolphin gull.
Set of 7 penguins pub. FI Gift Shop. Rockhoppers, Gentoos, Kings,
Set of 3 views. FI Gift shop. Sheep, Christ Church Cathedral, Stanley airport.
Set of 2 multiview large cards. FI Gift shop. Stanley post boxes, Stanley houses.
Set of 6 wildlife by R Spafford. swan, heron, whales, penguin, sea lion, grebes.
Set of 5 views by A. Chater. Sea views x 2, war memorials x 2, cathedral.
Set of 6 views by A. Chater. Elephant seals, New Island, settlement rookery, king penguins, Goose Green, Gentoo penguins.
MAGAZINES & NEWSPAPERS (Complete except where stated)
Round the Horn by Submarine, Jan 1948, P.Stimson 15pp/16 illus.
People & Penguins on Faraway Falklands, Mar ’56, O.Pettingill, 30pp/34 illus.
Falklands After the War/Wildlife Portfolio, Mar 1988, B.Hodgson 32pp/29 illus.
In the Wake of Darwin’s Beagle. Oct 1969. A.Villiers. 51pp, many illus.
The Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey by E Bingham. 9pp, illus. Apr 1948.
Oil Bonanza: The Falklands waits to strike it rich. (4pp) and Travelogue: The Natural Battleground (Falklands wildlife) (2pp). July 1996.
ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS
Port Stanley, Falkland Islands 1867. Hand coloured and mounted 1/2 page print
Stanley Harbour, Port William. 19.4.1856. Hand colour/mounted 1/2 page print.
Primitive Men of Tierra Del Fuego. 20.9.1941. Double page + 1 page review of Riesenbergs Cape Horn.
The Falklands Crisis. May 1982. 9pp feature.
The Battle for the Falklands. June 1982. 8pp feature.
Hawkins Maiden Land and the Falkland Islands. Jun 1926 B Chambers. 3pp.
Prospect of the Falkland Islands. March 1977. Lord Shackleton. 13pp.
The Falkland Islands July 1977. G Bertram. Review Shackleton rept. 3pp.
The Geography of the Falkland Islands. Mar 1983. Lord Shackleton et al. 21pp, 4 maps + diagrams. Also review of the 1982 Shackleton report by M.Clifford 3pp.
The Falkland Islands, 1833-1876: Establishment of a Colony. Jul 1985. S. Royle. 11pp, 2 maps. +article on the 1934-37 British Graham Land Expedition.
POLAR RECORD Postal History of the Falkland island Dependencies by R W Bagshawe. Vol 5 No 33-34 1947. 17pp, illus.
ISLANDS MAG Life in the Falklands: A Land Apart. Apr 1995. 10pp illus.
HISTORY TO-DAY Fighting for the Falklands in1770, P Burley. 3pp,illus. Extracted.
WORLD MAGAZINE S.Atlantic Crossraods. R Drinkwater. Oct 1987. 9pp illus.
BBC WILDLIFE. The Penguin Package. B Cater. Apr 1989. 10pp, illus.
SOLDIER MAGAZINE Crisis in the Falklands 15 Years On. 6pp, illus. May 1997
FLY PAST Falklands Archaeology in the Making. 4pp, illus. Sept 1983.
AIR PICTORIAL Argentine Air Power/Falklands Air War. June 1982. 9pp
MILITARY ENTHUSIAST The Malvinas War. 1983 7pp.
The Cancellations of the Falkland Islands and The Dependencies. 1974. 56pp, illustrated. No DJ.
Falkland Islands. Coloured map 18 x 12 cm (29.74 miles to the inch) from early colonial report. Mounted.
Falkland Islands: Interim Conservation and Management Zone. Fisheries report 87/88. Fisheries Dept 1989. 45pp report.
An Act to enable H.M. to provide for the Government of Her Settlements on the coast of Africa and in the Falkland Islands. 11.4.1843. 2pp.
The Unspoilt Beauty of the Falkland Islands. 1988. 22 colour paintings. Text: Phyllis Rendell. Large format 63pp. As new.
Postal Service of The Falkland Islands Including S. Shetlands (1906-30) and South Georgia. R.Lowe, 1980. 96pp illus.
Barton M D ed
The Falkland Islands Philatelic Digest No 1. 1973 rept. 184pp illus.
Once a District Officer. 1966. Inc chap on FID. 210pp, illus. Ex lib
Bradt H & Pilkington J
Backpacking in Chile & Argentina Plus the Falkland Islands. 1980. Guide book with 18pp on Falklands. 144pp softback.
Uttermost Part of the Earth. 1951. Travel book club. 558pp, illus.
Bunt, J P
The War Stamp Overprints of the Falkland Islands 1918-20. 1st ed 1981. 40pp, illustrated. Card covers.
As above but 2nd ed 1987.
Magellan and the First Circumnavigation of the World. 1974. Great explorers series. 224pp, illustrated.
The Voyage of the “Beagle”. Everyman 1959. 496pp, illus softback.
A Narrative of the Voyage of HMS Beagle. 1977 Folio ed in slip case. 359pp, illustrated.
Dixon J B
The Enemy Fought Splendidly: Being the 1914-15 Diary of the Battle of the Falklands and its Aftermath. 1983. 96pp, illus
Dodge, Bertha S
Marooned: Being a Narrative of the Sufferings and Adventures of Capt Charles Barnard …inc Seizure of his Vessel at the Falkland Islands 1812-1816. 1979 rept of 1829 edition. 263pp, illus.
The Springs of Enchantment. 1981. Climbing and exploring in Patagonia. 191pp, illus.
Las Islas Falkland y las islas Georgia del Sur y Sandwich del Sur.. 11pp brochure in Spanish with map. 1991.
Falkland Islands Govt
Ordinances of the Colony of the Falkland Islands enacted during the year 1928 together with rules regulations etc made during the year.. 28 subjects from dogs to gold. Foolscap. Card covers.
As above but 1929. 22 subjects from drugs to distemper.
As above but 1931. 18 subjects from venereal disease to penguins.
Oil and the Falkland Islands: An Introduction to the October 1995 Offshore Licensing Round. 1995. 26pp, illustrated.
Falkland Islands Review: Report of Committee of Privy Councillors HMSO, 1983. 106pp, card covers. Mint.
The Struggle for the Falkland Islands: a Study in Legal and Diplomatic History. 1982 reprint of 1927 edtion. 482pp.
Softback edition of above
The Return of the Great Britain. 1976. 226pp, illustrated. Mainly concerning the ships salvage and restoration.
Articles of Agreement between FIG & FIC relating to establishment of telephone link between Stanley & Darwin. 1907. 8pp, paper cvrs.
Hayes, Edmund (ed)
Log of the Union: John Boits Remarkable Voyage to the Northwest Coast and Around the World 1794-1796. 1981. Includes the Falklands with reproduction of maps of the islands made during the 3 week stay. 136pp. Illustrated large format softback. Mint
Falkland Isles Ann. Repts.1928 (no cover) 1930. Card cover. Each
Falkland Islands and Dependencies 1970-71. 1973. 70pp, 2 colour folded maps, 9 photos plus some newspaper cuttings.
Report of the Interdepartmental Committee on Research and Development in the Dependencies of the Falkland Islands. 1920. 164pp foolscap covering whaling, sealing, fisheries, natural resources, research etc. In paper covers (back cover torn loose).
Blind Horn’s Hate: Magellan, Drake and Other Adventurers in the Uttermost South. 1971. 336pp, illus. Slightly torn DJ.
As above but US ed. Neatly used ex-lib with VG DJ.
Howat, Rev JNT
Falkland Islands Mails: The Kosmos Years 1880-1900. 1988. 146pp, illustrated.
Keble Chatterton, E
Gallant Gentlemen. 1931. World War I naval encounters with good description of Coronel. 296pp, illustrated.
Bishop Sterling of the Falklands. 1929. 255pp, illus. Faded spine, some foxing.
From The Falklands to Patagonia: The Story of a Pioneer Family. 1983. 284pp, illustrated. Mint.
Where The Tempests Blows Upon The Land of Magellan. 1933. Sailing in Tierra del Fuego. 181pp, 27 photos, 2 maps.
Journey to the Worlds End. 1945. Tierra del Fuego. 297pp, illus.
As above but 1939 1st ed but no DJ.
Darwin and the Beagle. 1969. 224pp. Lavishly illustrated.
Report of an Investigation into Conditions & Practice of Sheep Farming in the Falklands. 1924 rpt with index, 57pp.
The Meteorology of the Falkland Islands and Dependencies 1944-1950. FIDS, 1954. 249pp inc tables, photos and maps.
Penguin Summer. 1962. 167pp, illustrated.
As above but travel book club ed. No illustrations
Cape Horn. 1941. 487pp. 24 appendices, 6 charts, 26 photos.. No DJ. sl tear to spine.
As above Readers Union ed. 1950. Lacks most appendices, contains 12 photos and 3 charts. Less than ½ size of main edition.
The Great Britain. 1971. The ships history. 132pp, illus.
Falkland Islands Economic Study . Sept 1982. 137pp softback, pub. HMSO with 2 colour maps. The post conflict update.
Economic Survey of the Falkland Islands. 1976. Vol 1 Resources and Development Potential 344pp, Vol 2 Strategy, recommendations and Implementation. 108pp. Ringbound with folding colour map.
Byron of the Wager. The 1740 wreck on T del F. 1975. 288pp, illus.
Falkland Island Shores. 1985. Details of the Falklands coastline. 270pp, illus. Near mint
The Bird Man: an Autobiography. 1976. Falklands natural history. 186pp with good illustrations.
Sutton et al
Falkland Islands: Concession In Connection With the Working of Peat Bogs ….1911. Agreement between the International Carbonizing Co and the Crown Agents. 15 pp, card covers.
Children of Cape Horn.1974.1st catarmaran round Horn 242pp.
Focus on the Falklands. 1971. TBC ed. 190pp, illus. Inscribed.
As above but first ed. Ex lib with stamps
Tschiffley, A F
Tschiffleys Ride 1939. 10,000 miles in the saddle from Argentina to Washington 442pp, illus. Cloth no D/J some foxing.
The Whitehaven Gazette. 12.8.1820. Discovery of New South Shetland by Mr Smith of the William (sic); commercial prospects described. 19 column cm.
Old Falkland Photos: A View of Life 1880-1940. 1990, 92pp softback. Out of print for some time.
Magellan: Pioneer of the Pacific. 1948. 312pp, illus.
FALKLANDS CONFLICT NEW AND SECONDHAND
Goose Green: A Battle is Fought to be Won. 1992. 305pp, illus
Falklands: The Aftermath. 1984. Profusely illustrated
Falklands Aftermath: Forces ’85. 1984.
The British Army in the Falklands 1982. 32pp, A4 illus, crd covers.
The Way Forward: Falkland-British-Argentine Relations. c1986
A collection of 18 newspaper cuttings of conflict maps and diagrams
Falklands Task Force Portfolio. Part 1 112pp & Part 2 120pp. Illus
Beyond Endurance. Leo Cooper 1997. HMS Endurance during and after Falklands campaign by her Captain. pp272, illustrated. Mint
Bilton, M &Kosminsky P
Speaking Out: Untold Stories from the Falklands War. 311pp, illustrated, paperback.
Falklands Armoury. 1985. Packed with colour and info. 104pp.
Bramley, V Vincent
Excursion to Hell: The Battle for Mt Longdon. 1991. 221pp s-back
The Royal Navy and the Falklands War. 1987. 384pp.
Another Story: Women and the Falklands War. 162pp, illus. s-back
The Making of a War Artist: The Falklands Paintings. 1986. 95pp, illustrated.
One Mans Falklands. 1982. 144pp softback.
Dabat, A & Lorenzo L
Argentina: The Malvinas and the End of Military Rule. 1984. Translated from Spanish. 205pp.
Ethell & Price
Air War South Atlantic. 1983. 260pp, illus.
Eyewitness Falklands. 1982. 337pp, illustrated paperback
The Franks Report: Falkland Islands Review. 1992.105p s-back.
Britain and the Falklands War. 1988. 132pp softback.
2 Para Falklands; The Battalion at War. 1983, illus. 192pp, illus.
I Counted Them All Out… 1982. Illustrated paperback. 139pp.
The Battle for The Falklands. 1983 384pp, illus.
The Future Defence of the Falkland Islands. Third report from the Defence Committee 1982-83. 226pp, paper covers.
Jennings, C & Weale, A
The Green Eyed Boys: 3 Para and the Battle for Mt Longdon. 1996. 216pp, illustrated. Near mint.
The Red & Green Life Machine: Diary of the Field Hospital.
The Falklands War: A Visual Diary. 112pp, illustrated softback.
Latin American Bureau
Falklands Whose Crisis? Latin American Bureau Special Bureau. 1982 135pp, illus softback.
Lawrence J & R
When the Fighting is Over: A Personal Story of the Battle for Tumbledown Mountain and Its Aftermath. 1988. 196pp, illus.
As above but 1988 paperback 196pp.
McGowan, R & Hands J
Dont Cry for Me Sergeant Major: A Unique Portrait of the Falklands War – from the Sharp End. 1983. 317pp, paperback.
Maps (5 no)
5 x 1:50,000 sheets around Byron Sound taped into one large sheet.
Task Force: The Falklands War 1982. 1987 illus softback. 432pp.
The Fight for the Malvinas: The Argentine Forces in the Falklands War. 1989. 321pp, illus. Near mint.
The Falklands War. 14 illus magazines in 1 vol.
Operation Paraquat: The Battle for South Georgia. 262pp, illus.
Weapons of the Falklands Conflict. 152pp, illus.
Sea Combat off the Falklands: Lessons That Must be Learned
Rider K J
Falklands Victory: Commemoration Poem. 1993. 72pp. Mint
Rice D & Gavashon D
The Sinking of the Belgrano. 1984. 218pp, illus.
Yearbook 1983. Magazine 72pp.
The Falklands Watcher. Brewin 1999. Conflict from the point of view of a UK observer. 221pp, illus. softback. Mint
74 Days: An Islanders Diary of the Falklands Occupation. 1984. 255pp, illus.
Reasons in Writing: A Commandos View of the Falklands War 1993. 383pp, illustrated. Near mint.
War in the Falklands: The Campaign in Pictures. 1982. 153pp ilus.
Message From the Falklands : Life & Death of D Tinker.82 S-back. As above but 1983 paperback.
No Picnic. 1985. 201pp, illustrated.
As above but 1985 illustrated paperback. 201pp.
No Picnic. 1992. Revised edition. 173pp, illustrated.
Our Falklands War: Men of the Task Force… 144p, ilus, crd cvrs
March to the South Atlantic: 42 Commando. 261 pp. Illus.
Merchant Ships At War: The Falklands Experience. 1984. 192pp. No DJ.
The Secret War For The Falklands. Little Brown 1990. SAS, MI6 and the unseen activities behind the conflict. 266pp, illus. Mint
The Posties Went To War: The Story of the Postal & Courier Service in the Falklands War. 1990. 95pp, illus softback.
Signals from the Falklands. Cooper 95. 238pp. Mint
One Hundred Days: The Memoirs of the Falklands Battlegroup Commander. 1992. 360pp, illustrated.
Walking Tall: An Autobiography. 1989. 186pp, illustrated.
Going Back: Return to the Falklands. 1992. 183pp, illus.
Woolf/Moorcroft-Wilson Authors Take Sides on the Falklands. 1982. 144pp. S-back
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