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Ask a librarian. Cut panels of dust jacked loosely inserted at end. An original photograph of the 9 crew of this steamer pictured on deck, on the original card mount printed as above. The photograph 4 x 6 inches, rather faded, the mount 11 x 9 inches, rather foxed. London: Conway, Profusely illustrated in colour. London: Sampson Low, n. Illustrations from photographs and silhouettes. Binding faded where dustwrapper chipped, front free endpaper soiled. Coloured frontispiece, plates, folding plans.
Bosham, West Sussex: Pennant Books, London: Daily Telegraph Supplement, Feb. Newspaper folio, pp. Profusely illustrated editorials and advertising. Folded, one leaf a little frayed on foremargin. Together with the same for ; this however rather more yellowed and bumped. Cunard White Star, A sumptuous souvenir of the launch.
Folio, purple and silver light boards with the 'Mauretania' embossed in relief, silk cord bound. The illustrations comprising plates from photographs and two splendid art-drawn double-page coloured plates printed on silvered background.
Jane's Fighting Ships 1940
The binding a little rubbed and edge chipped but generally very good. Six 4to menus from this ship, each with coloured illustration to the front; the larger farewell dinner menu foxed. London: Polak Gallery, Exhibition catalogue. Tall 8vo, pp.
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Original pictorial wrappers. Illustrations and plans. Original cloth. Light foxing to prelims. Rotterdam: Van den Brink, n. Numerous plates in facsimile. Oblong 8vo, original printed mock "vellum" boards. Binding foxed or marked, some foxing internally. Inscribed, dated , on f. Second Printing. Ink initials on front free endpaper else fine in fine unclipped dust jacket.
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First History Press edition. Original coloured pictorial wrappers; excellent. Portsmouth: Gieve's, London: John Hogg, Publisher's full grained blue calf lettered in gilt; some rubbing to extremities but overall very good. Errata slip tipped-in. Skaninavisk Bogforlay . Danish text. Numerous plates, largely coloured.
Southampton: Brown mark on title else good. Not published, Signature of Douglas B. Cochrane on first leaf. London: Upcott Gill, c. Original green grained cloth pictorially blocked in gilt. Relevant newscutting tipped on to front pastedown. London: Privately published, Some spotting to boards, corners worn but generally a good copy. London: Seeley, Service, Small 4to, pp. First published Royal 8vo, pp. The original typescript of this apparently unpublished work. Together with 12 folders containing another copy of the typescript, arranged in chapters, with c. A well written and illustrated work.
An attractive printer's proof of their engraved letterhead; the engraved image showing the globe, a steamship at sea, a railway train etc. Size within plate marks 5 x 8 inches. Numerous illustrations and plans. Foxing to endpapers else good in edgeworn and slightly torn dust jacket with remains of small sticker. London: Longmans, Green, Frontispiece, title vignette, 7 plates and 4 maps 2 folding. Original green cloth pictorially blocked in gilt; a little spotting to upper cover; overall very good. Excellent in like dust jacket. Chippenham, Wiltshire: Picton Publishing, With neat ownership blind-stamp on front free-endpaper.
Woodcut plates and illustrations.
Original blue cloth blocked in gilt. Stitching broken but internally good. The rare first edition of this work re-printed many times, recounting this the first singlehanded yacht cruise around the UK. A worthy candidate for a sympathetic re-casing. Japan: Osaka Shosen Kaisha, The menus in English and Japanese.
Pacific Steam Navigation Company, Contemporary binder's cloth lettered in gilt; good. Contemporary binder's green cloth lettered in gilt; very good. Contemporary green binder's cloth lettered in gilt; good.