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(Sea Breezes). Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 6 July - December, 1948. Liverpool: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1948. Pp. 384(including index). Illustrated, with several full colour plates included. Double column. Small 8vo, green cloth, gilt to spine. Of interest: "A Voyage to New Zealand in 1875", about the author's sister's trip (she being the last surviving member of the original crew) to New Zealand aboard the full-rigged Halcione; C. Hope Johnston's "Story of the Stanhope Line" (pp.26-36); "Origins of the Port Line" (pp.88-101); Richard J. Scott's "Foundation and Progress of Irish Shipping Ltd" (pp.110-114); F.C. Coxon's "A Nice Bit ofSalvage" (pp.144-149); Leonard G. Fay's "Ninety-Six Years in the West Afri can Trade" (pp.150-168, on the African Steam Ship Company and thje Elder Dempster Line); ''Orient Line's Third Orcades"; Charles G. Birchall's "Activities of the Anchor Line" (pp.278-294); "From the U.K. and Continent to the Brazils and River Plate" (pp.342-358, on the South American Saint Line Ltd,including many war accounts); and many others. Occasional light foxing, el se vg. 50.00
Title: Sea Breezes : The Ship Lovers' Digest, New Series Vol. 06 July - December,1948. no dj.
Publisher: Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd., 1948,:
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