Centenary of the Isle of Man Steam Packet Co. Ltd. : 1830 - 1930. ill. card covers. with ephemera.

By: Isle of Man Steam Packet Co..)

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(Isle of Man Steam Packet Co.) The Centenary of the Isle of Man Steam Packet Co. Ltd. : 1830 - 1930. Douglas, Isle of Man: The Company, 1930. Pp. (2),[3]-110,(2),including frontis., maps to front endpapers, illustration to rear endpapers, and numerous two tone plates to text, some full page, 1 pp colour folding chart at rear, all accounted for. Illustrated,. Large 8vo, illustrated card covers, gilt lettering and red and gilt company logo to frontcover. Chapters : 1. Introductory; 2. The Formation of the Company; 3. The Company's Streamers; 4. Types of Engines; 5. The Company's Opponents; 6. P ersonnel and Buildings; 7. Service in the Great War; 8. Traffic, Finance, Etc.; Appendix A. [The Company's Directors]; Appendix B. [The Company's Centenary Steamer]; 11. Appendix C [Steamers Not Now in Existence/Present Fleet]. Includes a "With the Secretary's Compliments" telegram sheet (with the company's header) laid in at front. Several short nicks to yapped edges, short tear to head of spine, one-and-a-half inch chip to tail of spine, minor foxing to lower right hand corner, 85.00

Title: Centenary of the Isle of Man Steam Packet Co. Ltd. : 1830 - 1930. ill. card covers. with ephemera.

Author Name: Isle of Man Steam Packet Co..)

Categories: 64,

Publisher: ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET CO, 1930,:

Seller ID: 50819

Keywords: NAUTICAL SHIPPING ISLE OF MAN BUSINESS ENGLAND UNITED KINGDOM ,