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This volume embraces the period 1888-1928, forty hard years for the Wndjammer. Blue boards, gilt title to spine, blind title to front board. Numerous b/w photos. Some fold-out plans. ISBN: 0851741142. A few light marks to lower edge of boards. Text block browned, vertical edge is marked. Lengthy gift inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear laminate which has aged (yellowed) and is a little grubby.
Blue boards, gilt title to spine, blind title to front board. Numerous b/w photos. Some fold-out plans. ISBN: 0851741134. Reprint. Lower edge of board lightly rubbed. Text block browned, spotted to top edge. Small brown spot to top margin of prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with stick-back laminate which has yellowed and is a little grubby.
Blue cloth. B/w photos and folding diagrams. Vol I has 518 pages, Vol II has 448 pages. Volume I is a second impression of the first edition, volume II is Second Edition 1935. Boards marked. Corners rubbed and worn. Scattered foxing present mainly to endpapers and text block, volume II has foxing throughout. Volume II has a rubber ink stamp impression to half-title page, Front joint cracked else binding tight.
2nd edition. B/w illustrations. Reprint of Second Edition. A few minor marks to boards. Text block, half-title and last rear page browned. Some minor foxing mainly to margins.
The Emigrant Ships, The Wool Clippers, The Iron Clippers and The New Zealand Trade. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations and plans. 384 pages includes index. Spine bumped. Base of spine and lower corners rubbed. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper, covered in self-adhesive clear film, is discoloured at edges, slightly creased to front flap with tiny nicks at corners.
The romance and chronology of the opium trade, the opium war and the beautiful little ships that were the first trading craft with clipper lines. Blue cloth with gilt chinese characters on front cover, silver titles. B/w photos, illustrations and plans. Endpapers are maps. 392 pages includes index. Spine and corners bumped and a little worn. Spine darkened with slight loss of gilt to titles. Cover edges darkened. Pages lightly browned else contents clean.
Blue cloth. Gilt titles. B/w photos. American deep-water sailing ships 1869-1929. The Story of the Cape Horners. 288 pages includes index. ISBN: 0851741126. Spine bumped, lower corners slightly rubbed. Light mark to top edge of front cover. Surface damage to edge of front endpaper. Light mark to top edge of a few pages. Brown mark to rear endpaper. Contents near fine. Wrapper has very faded spine and is covered in self-adhesive clear plastic, probably cause of marks to endpapers.