Ships We See. First Edition

By: BOWEN, Frank C.

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BOWEN, Frank C. Ships We See. London : Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., n.d. First Edition. [ca 1932 : the latest date 1931 in found in the caption ofEmpress of Britain plate, opp.25]. Pp. (4),v-viii,1-311,(1) + 32 leaves of plates of b&w photos. 8vo, light blue-grey cloth, black lettering to front & spine. Frank Charles Bowen (b.1894). Sections : 1. Giant Express Liners 2. Big Long Distance Liners; 3. Cabin and Intermediate Liners; 4. Cargo Steamers and Motorships; 5. Tankers; 6. Packet and Passenger Coasters; 7. Train Ferries; 8. Excursion and River Steamers; 9. Big Sailing Ships [with mwntions of Donald McKay on pp.99, 100]; 10. Sailing Coasters; 11. Steam and Motor Coasters; 12. Whalers, Drifters and Trawlers; 13. Icebreakers; 14. Tugsand Salvage Vessels; 15. Barges;. 16. Inshore Fishing Craft; 17. Harbour C raft and Dredgers; 18. Lifeboats; 19. Capital Ships [including a few paragraphs on the Hood, a photo of the Nagato and of the USS Maryland]; 20. Cruisers; 21. Aircraft Carriers;. 22. Destroyers; 23. Submarines; 24. Naval Dust; 25. Power Cruising Yachts; 26. Racing Yachts; 27. Sail and Auxiliary Cruising Yachts; 28. Motor Boats; 29. Lightships. With index. Wear to spine, edges, wear , mottling and spotting to cloth, occasional light foxing inside,else good.28.00

Title: Ships We See. First Edition

Author Name: BOWEN, Frank C.

Categories: 84,

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., London, 1932,:

Seller ID: 111143

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