Ile de France: The Life Story of a Great Ship.. US in dj.

By: STANFORD, Don

Price: $35.00

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STANFORD, Don. Ile de France : The Life Story of a Great Ship. N.Y.: Appleton-Century-Crofts, (1960). Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),1-245,(1) + 8 pages of photos.. 8vo, blue cloth. "In the middle ot the night, in the dense fog off Nantucket Shoals, two great ships, the Andrea Doria and the Stockholm, had collided. An hour before, the Ile de France had steamed past the Shoals. Now, with twenty-eight life boats at the ready, she turned and headed for the disaster. Miraculously, just as she approached the scene, the fog lifted, and the hundreds of frightened passengers on the Doria saw the great ship, withevery light ablaze, standing by to take them aboard. " -from the dj. Light wear to cloth, heavy spotting to endpapers, browning from newspaper-clippi ngs, ow vg in chipped, worn, spotted dj. 35.00

Title: Ile de France: The Life Story of a Great Ship.. US in dj.

Author Name: STANFORD, Don

Categories: 70,

Publisher: Appleton-Century-Crofts, NY, 1960,:

Seller ID: 21116

Keywords: NAUTICAL LINERS ANDREA DORIA SHIPWRECKS UNITED STATES WW2,