Story of Wivenhoe. in dj.

By: BUTLER, Nicholas

Price: $40.00

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BUTLER, Nicholas. The Story of Wivenhoe. Wivenhoe, Essex: Quentin Press Limited, 1989. Pp. (i)-xiv,1-401,[1]. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The first full-length history [of the Essex port town],from grandees living in the big houses and politicians, to tradesmen, fish ermen, sailors, artists, students, and plain characters -- throng around the River Colne, with its sea trade, fishing and above all, the shipbuilding which provided a precarious living to so many of the inhabitants." - from the dj. Gift inscription to ffep, else vg in dj. 40.00

Title: Story of Wivenhoe. in dj.

Author Name: BUTLER, Nicholas

Categories: 62,

Publisher: Quentin Press, Wivenhoe, Essex, 1989, ISBN:094761401x:

Seller ID: 65967

Keywords: NAUTICAL UNITED KINGDOM PORTS WIVENHOE SHIPBUILDING FISHERIES ,