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1 JACKSON, G. Gibbard THOMAS, Walter Book of the Ship. 1st US in dj
Robert M. McBride, New York, 0, 
JACKSON, G. GIBBARD. The Book of the Ship. New York: Robert M. McBride, [n.d.] First US Edition. Pp. [i]-viii,1-248. Illustrated with 13 leaves of colour plates + colour frontispiece and 32 pages of black and white plates, colour painting of liner on dustjacket by Walter Thomas. 8vo, patterned blue cloth with paper labels to spine and front. Chapters: 1. From Log to Three Decker; 2. The Great Days of Sail; 3. The Splendid Clippers; 4. The First Steamboats; 5. The Navy in Steam: Early Days; 6. The Modern Warship; 7. Coastwise Steamers; 8. The Smaller Steamships; 9. The Cunard and Anchor Lines; 10. The White Star; 11. The Canadian Pacific; 12. The P. and O. and the British India; 13. The Royal Mail Steam Packet and the Elder Dempster; 14. TheUnion-Castle and Orient Lines; 15. Building a Ship; 16. Running a Big Line r; 17. Floating Docks and Salvage Ships; 18. Some Strange Ships; 19. Some Famous Wrecks; 20. Unlucky Ships; 21. Salving Treasure Ships; 22. The Diver and Salvage Work; 23. Some Mysteries of the Sea; 24. Salving Submarines; 25. Some Strange Adventures of the Sea; 26. The Motor Ship; 27. The Coming ofthe Electric Ship. Light wear to ends of spine and to corners, else vg in chipped, spine-sunned dj with few small tears. 100.00

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