Cherish the Sea : A History of Sail. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: De la VARENDE, Jean SAVILL, Mervyn, trans.

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De la VARENDE, Jean. Cherish the Sea : A History of Sail. Translated from the French by Mervyn Savill, with technical sketches by the author. New York: Viking Press, (February) 1956. Pp 348. Illustrated. 8vo, pale blue cloth . Chapters : 1. The Art of Sail; 2. Egypt; 3. Chaldaeo-Phoenicia; 4. Greece; 5. Rome; 6. Byzantium; 7. The Vikings; 8. The Crusades; 9. The North; 10.The Mediterranean Wasps' Nest: The Arabs - Venice and Genoa - Malta; 11. P ortugal; 12. Spain; 13. England; 14. Holland; 15. France; 16. The Clippers;17. The Exotic. With Glossary. Very good in chipped dustjacket. 30.00

Title: Cherish the Sea : A History of Sail. First American Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: De la VARENDE, Jean SAVILL, Mervyn, trans.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Viking, New York, 1956,:

Seller ID: 24765

Keywords: NAUTICAL SAILING SHIPS HISTORY SHIPPING EXPLORATION EGYPTIAN GREEK ROMAN EUROPEAN,