Shantyman library

Part of an author of the page library

In this place; you will see descriptions and recommendations of positions; from the Shantyman library worth diving into, true sources of knowledge about sea shanties. To gain knowledge about sea shanties is the main ultimate purpose of this library; every book in this library is somehow related to sea shanties and before mast songs.

Records of the shanties – My private reconstructions by using knowledge from the Shantyman library

Pump Shanty

Capstan Shanty

Halyard Shanty

Stamp-n-go Shanty

and also Forebitters

More involvement in Traditional Sea Shanties

You can find this record here or directly listen below. If you want to discuss the record or share your opinion you can do it in my Facebook forum here; or below post in the comment section.

Index Of The Books

  1. Alex Anderson – Windjammer Yarns (1923)
  2. Bjorn Landstrom – The Ship (1961)
  3. Cicely Fox Smith – Sea Songs and Ballads 1917 – 1922 (1930)
  4. Clifford Beckett – Shanties And Forebitters (1914)
  5. Darcy Lever – The Young Sea Officer’s (1819)
  6. Frederick J Davis; Ferris Tozer – Sailors’ songs or “chanties” (3rd Edition) – (1906)
  7. Frederick Pease Harlow – Chanteying Aboard American Ships (1962)
  8. Frederick Pease Harlow – The making of a sailor (1928)
  9. Gibb Schreffler – Boxing The Compass (2018)
  10. Glyn Davies – Cerddi Huw Puw (1922)
  11. Halina Stefanowska – Rozspiewane Morze (1975)
  12. Harpers Monthly Magazine (1882)
  13. Jerzy Wadowski – Piesni Spod żagli (1989)
  14. Jim Mageean – Haul Away (2020)
  15. Jim Mageean – Heave Away (2020)
  16. Jim Mageean – Sail Away (2021)
  17. Joanna Colcord – Roll And Go – Songs of American Sailormen (1924)
  18. Joanna Colcord – Songs Of American Sailormen (1938)
  19. John Ashton – Real sailor songs (1891)
  20. John Sampson – The Seven Seas Shanty Book (1927)
  21. Michael Watson – The Powder Monkey (1885)
  22. Richard Runciman Terry – The Shanty Book Part 1 (1921)
  23. Richard Runciman Terry – The Shanty Book Part 2 (1926)
  24. Richard Terry – Shanties With Descants (1921)
  25. Robert C Adams – On Board The Rocket (1879)
  26. Robert C. Leslie – A Waterbiography (1894)
  27. R. W. Saar & Gilbert Forsyth – Twelve Sailors Songs or Chanteys v1 (1927)
  28. R. W. Saar & Gilbert Forsyth – Twelve Sailors Songs or Chanteys v2 (1927)
  29. S. Taylor Harris – Six Sea Shanties (1925)
  30. Simon Spalding – Food At Sea (2014)
  31. Stan Hugill – Sailortown (1967)
  32. Stan Hugill – Shanties and Sailors’ Songs (1969)
  33. Stan Hugill – Sea Shanties (1977)
  34. Stan Hugill – Songs Of The Sea (1977)
  35. The Atlantic Monthly – July (1858)
  36. The Chamber Journal (1869)
  37. The Shell Book Of Sea Chanties (1952)
  38. W. G. Whittaker – Blow the wind southerly (1921)

More involvement in Traditional Sea Shanties

You can find this record here or directly listen below. If you want to discuss the record or share your opinion you can do it in my Facebook forum here.