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STAFF, Frank. The Transatlantic Mail . L.: Adlard Coles in association withGeorge G. Harrap, (1956). Pp. 191, including frontis. and plates. Large 8v o, blue cloth. This volume chronicles the development of the trans-Atlanticmail services in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Focusing on the efforts of Cunard, Collins, and other packet ship operators, this volume i s able to trace the rise of this very important aspect of shipping and inter-continental communication. Includes excerpts from many primary sources, lists of the various packets operating between Europe and the Americas, as well as copious Newfoundland and Nova Scotia references. Fore-edge and spineslightly sunned, else vg in chipped, rubbed, closed-torn, price-clipped dj . 75.00
Title: Transatlantic Mail. in dj.
Publisher: Adlard Coles in association with George G. Harrap, London, 1956,:
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