Decorative Arts of the Mariner. First British Edition in dustjacket


FRERE-COOK, Gervis, (ed.). The Decorative Arts of the Mariner. London : Cassell and Company, (1966). First Printing. Pp. 296. Illustrated. 4to, brown decorated cloth. A chronological collection of ship photographs and artwork, dealing with various types of watercraft and nautical items, with background information related by some of the foremost nautical names. Contents: Leonard Cottrell's "Vessels of the Ancient World", Arne Emil Christensen's "The Viking Longships", Ernle Bradford's "Vessels of the Mediterranean", P. K. Kemp's "Sailing Ships of the Atlantic Seas", Frank O. Braynard's "Steamships of the Atlantic Seas", Philip Cowburn's "State Barges", Hugh McKnight's "Vessels of the Inland Waterways of England and Holland", Willard Price's"Mississippi Rivercraft", Christopher Lloyd's "Charts and Maps", D. W. Wat ers's "Navigational Instruments and Timekeepers", A. E. Weightman's "Figureheads", P. W. Blandford's "Decorative Rope and Canvaswork", George Naish's "Ship Models", Eduoard A. Stackpole's "Scrimshaw", C. A. Burland's 'Maritime Art of the Americas and Pacific Ocean", Clive Dalton's "Malaysian Craft",and Donald Macintyre's "Vessels of the Orient". Bookplate, else very good in price-clipped, slightly yellowed dustjacket. Due to this volume's excessweight, extra shipping charges may be necessary. 50.00

Title: Decorative Arts of the Mariner. First British Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: FRERE-COOK, Gervis, (ed.) BRADFORD, Ernle MACINTYRE, Donald, Capt. KEMP, P. K., Lt.-Cdr.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Cassell and Company, London, 1966,:

Seller ID: 57259

Keywords: NAUTICAL ART NAVAL MERCANTILE SHIPPING HISTORY SHIP MODELS VIKINGS,