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Smacksmen : A Story of the Fishermen of The Borough. 1st UK in dj

By: CARTER, George Goldsmith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Constable, 1947,:

Seller ID: 21834


CARTER, George Goldsmith. The Smacksmen : A Story of the Fishermen of The Borough. London: Constable, (1947). First Printing. Pp 300. Small 8vo, blue cloth. "A long, excitine narrative, covering the lives of three generationsof East Anglian fishermen, beginning with the Iceland smacksmen, ending wi th the crews of the modern steam trawlers, and taking in the good times when a boat's captain and crew could earn a decent livelihood and the lean times which turned men and boys into longshoremen, glad to pick up a bare liing as best they could." - from the dj. Vg in nicked, lightly edge-br... View more info

Looming Lights. 1st UK in dj.

By: CARTER, George Goldsmith CALLENDER, Geoffrey, Sir (intro)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Constable, London, 1945,:

Seller ID: 52748


CARTER, George Goldsmith. Looming Lights. [Dustjacket adds the sub-title: Atrue story of the Lightships]. With an introduction by Sir Geoffrey Callen der. (L.): Constable, (1945). First UK Edition. Pp. 167. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 1204. The lightships served as a more than adequate substitute for lighthouses, when there was no firm surface on which to build lighthouses. Serving the same purpose as their land borne brethren, the lightships helped to keep mercantile, naval, and personal vessels away from dangerous coastline.This volume contains many stories involving the lightships. "The coastw... View more info

Looming Lights. 1st UK no dj.

By: CARTER, George Goldsmith CALLENDER, Geoffrey, Sir (intro)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Constable, London, 1945,:

Seller ID: 54876


CARTER, George Goldsmith. Looming Lights. With an introduction by Sir Geoffrey Callender. (L.): Constable, (1945). First UK Edition. Pp. 167. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 1204. The lightships served as a more than adequate substitutefor lighthouses, when there was no firm surface on which to build lighthou ses. Serving the same purpose as their land borne brethren, the lightships helped to keep mercantile, naval, and personal vessels away from dangerous coastline. This volume contains many stories involving the lightships. "Thecoastwise lights of Britain are immortal. To-day they sleep, but the ho... View more info

Looming Lights. Readers Union in dj.

By: CARTER, George Goldsmith CALLENDER, Geoffrey, Sir (intro)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readers Union and Constable, London, 1947,:

Seller ID: 73317


CARTER, George Goldsmith. Looming Lights . With an introduction by Sir Geoffrey Callender. London: Readers Union and Constable, 1947. Pp. [i]-xxi,(1),1-167(3). 8vo, blue cloth with dark blue lettering and gilt tooling to spine. Law 1204. The lightships served as a more than adequate substitute for lighthouses, when there was no firm surface on which to build lighthouses. Serving the same purpose as their land borne brethren, the lightships helpedto keep mercantile, naval, and personal vessels away from dangerous coastl ine. This volume contains many stories involving the lightships. "The c... View more info

Sailing Ships and Sailing Craft

By: GOLDSMITH-CARTER, George Grosset All-Colour Guide ROBERTSHAW, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1970,:

Seller ID: 14979


GOLDSMITH-CARTER, George. Sailing Ships and Sailing Craft. Illustrated by Bill Robertshaw. New York : Grosset & Dunlap, (1970). Pp 159. Illustrated. 8vo, white cloth. Toy 4554. No.16 in the Grosset All-Colour Guide series foryounger readers. Very good. 10.00 View more info