Century of Sea Trading 1824-1924 : The General Steam Navigation Company Limited. White cloth

By: CORNFORD, L. Cope. WYLLIE, W.L. SPURLING, J.

Price: $75.00

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CORNFORD, L. Cope. A Century of Sea Trading 1824-1924 : The General Steam Navigation Company Limited. Illustrated by W.L. Wyllie & J. Spurling with other illustrations reproduced from old prints. London : A. & C. Black Ltd., 1924. Pp (4),v-x,1-182,+ 26 leaves of plates + Index Errata Slip tipped-in.Index. 8vo, decorated white cloth, gilt to front board and spine. (Perhaps the first-state binding?). Ben Cohen, The Thames 1580-1980: A General Bibl iography, p.307. Contents : Preface; The Formation of the Company; Eighteen-Twenty-Four; Steam and Sail; London River; Steamships Prevail; Rescue Workat Messina; Friends in Need; War Services; Extended Operations after War; Cargoes; Organisation; The Sea Traders; Appendix. Rubbed, light wear to cloth, else very good. With specially printed centennial presentation plate from General Steam Navigation Company (dated June 1924). 75.00

Title: Century of Sea Trading 1824-1924 : The General Steam Navigation Company Limited. White cloth

Author Name: CORNFORD, L. Cope. WYLLIE, W.L. SPURLING, J.

Categories: 77,

Publisher: A. & C. Black Ltd, London , 1924,:

Seller ID: 102490

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE SHIPPING SHIP SHIPS BRITISH ENGLISH BUSINESS HISTORY,