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Lookoutman. First American Edition.

By: BONE, David W. RODMELL, H. Hudson.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company, New York, 1923,:

Seller ID: 22349


BONE, David W. The Lookoutman. Illustrated by H. Hudson Rodmell. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, (1923). First American Printing. Pp. (12),13-220,(4), colour frontispiece, + 3 leaves of colour plates. With more black andwhite illustrations to text. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to f ront board and spine. A delightful memento from the Golden Age of transatlantic steamship service. The author introduces the reader to typical Atlantic vessel types from the point of view of the seamen who served in them. Illustrations range from the coloured frotispiece depicting a Cunard four-stac... View more info

Mauretania: Landfalls and Departures of Twenty-Five Years. First Edition

By: JORDAN, Humfrey MASON, Frank H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1936,: 1936

Seller ID: 53355


JORDAN, Humfrey. Mauretania : Landfalls and Departures of Twenty-Five Years. With drawings by Frank H. Mason, R.I. London : Hodder and Stoughton, 1936. First Printing. Pp. (4),v-xi,(1),13-332, + frontispiece + 5 leaves of plates. 8vo, Cunard red and black cloth. Humfrey Robertson Jordan (1885-1963). The story of the English liner Mauretania, built as "England's answer to a decade of German dominance on the North Atlantic". It served for twenty-five years, and was at one time both the largest and fastest liner on the seas. Chapters : 1. A P... View more info

Port Out, Starboard Home : The Rise and Fall of the Ocean Passage. 1st UK in dj.

By: SPROULE, Anna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Blandford, 1978,:

Seller ID: 33017


SPROULE, Anna. Port Out, Starboard Home : The Rise and Fall of the Ocean Passage. Poole, Dorset : Blandford Press, (1978). First Edition. Pp [1]-128. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A popular illustrated history of the rise and decline of the passenger liner as a mode oftransport, and in particular of Britain's dominance thereof. Chapters: 1. Port Out, Starboard Home; 2. The Great Race [the Great Western vs Sirius, in 1838, with mentions of Nova Scotians Joseph Howe, Thomas Chandler Haliburton and Samuel Cunard]; 3. 'They Sing Like Birds' [largely on shanties]; 4.U... View more info

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Elizabeth, The. 1st US in dj

By: STEVENS, Leonard A. PICKWICK, Martin

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Knopf, 1968,:

Seller ID: 16764


STEVENS, Leonard A. The Elizabeth : Passage of a Queen. Drawings by Martin Pickwick. N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1968. First US Printing. Pp 235. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. "The anatomy, the lore, the history, the life of a great ocean liner - last of her kind - is revealed in rich detail through a day-by-day account of her VOYAGE 424." from the dj. Gift inscription, else vgin nicked dj. 70.00 View more info

Cunard Turbine-Driven Quadruple-Screw Atlantic Liner Mauretania, constructed by Messrs. Swean, Hunter, and Wigham Richardson, Limited, Wallsend on Tyne; engined by the Wallsend Slipway and Engineering Company, Limited, Wallsend-on-Tyne. in dj.

By: WARREN, Mark D.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, 1987, ISBN:0850599148:

Seller ID: 96245


WARREN, Mark D. The Cunard Turbine-Driven Quadruple-Screw Atlantic Liner Mauretania, constructed by Messrs. Swean, Hunter, and Wigham Richardson, Limited, Wallsend on Tyne; engined by the Wallsend Slipway and Engineering Company, Limited, Wallsend-on-Tyne . [Dj adds: Authentically reproduced from a rare 1907 commemorative edition of Engineering, with additional new material selected by Mark D. Warren and with the assistance of Swan Hunter]. Wellingborough, Northamptonshire: Patrick Stephens, (1987). Pp. (2),[i]-xvi,[1]-56, + 51 plates and a frontispiece. Illustated. Triple column. Folio, blue ... View more info