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Vasa, The King's Ship. Stockholm Edition in dustjacket

By: OHRELIUS, Bengt, Commander MICHAEL, Maurice, trans.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren, Stockholm, 1962,:

Seller ID: 32936


OHRELIUS, Bengt, Commander. Vasa, The King's Ship. Translated by Maurice Michael. (Stockholm) : Rabén & Sjögren, (1962). Pp 124. Illustrated. 8vo, pale blue spine with blue boards. Ohrelius was public relations director for the Vasa Board, and so presents a privileged account of the great Swedish warship, her history and her recovery. Owner's signature, else very good in rubbed, nicked dj. 40.00 View more info

Vasa, The King's Ship. First British Edition in dustjacket

By: OHRELIUS, Bengt, Commander MICHAEL, Maurice, trans.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1962,:

Seller ID: 102802


OHRELIUS, Bengt, Commander. Vasa, The King's Ship. Translated by Maurice Michael. London : Cassell, (1962). First British Edition. Pp (10),1-124,(2),+32 pp plates. Text Illustrations. Index. 8vo, grey cloth, gilt lettering t o spine. "Commander Ohrelius has written a fascinating account of Vasa, theill-fated royal ship whose maiden voyage in 1628 lasted little more than t wo hours, and was followed by 330 years of silence at the bottom of the waters of Stockholm harbour—a strange fate for a man-of-war built to maintain Sweden's power in the Baltic against the threatened attack by the Hab... View more info