ROGERS, Stanley ROGERS, Stanley
Title: Sea-Lore. 1st UK in spotted dj.
Publisher:  George G. Harrap, London, 1929,
Seller ID: 77497
ROGERS, Stanley. Sea-Lore . Illustrated by the author. London: George G. Harrap, (1929). First UK Printing (stated). Pp. -261,(3), colour frontis. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with pressed decoration to front board, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed a pale blue. "Sea-lore discusses in a non-technical manner most aspects of life at sea and ships in the old days of sail." - from the dj. Contents: 1. Mainly About Ships; 2. The Family Tree; 3. Early Navigators; 4. The Later Navigators; 5. Sea Language; 6. Sea Ways and Superstitions; 7. Whaling; 8-9. Famous Ships; 10. Quarterdeck and Fo'c'sle; 11. Lost Ships and Lost Treasure; 12. Sea Adventure. All edges lightly spotted, bookplate to ffep, else vg in nicked, spotted dj. 55.00