C. H. BAILEY.
Title: Translations of Marine Technical Terms. green cloth.
Publisher:  C. H. Bailey,, 0,
Seller ID: 58285
C. H. BAILEY. Translations of Marine Technical Terms : In English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Norwegian. Newport: C. H. Bailey, [ca. 1900].Pp 376 +  pp of plates. Oblong 8vo, printed green cloth. "5, 200 techni cal terms [...] of engines, boilers, & hull of steamers, stores, & commercial terms." -from the cover. The Contents of the book is set up in the following manner. A topic is listed in English and then followed by the other languages. Contents: Phraseology...; Technical...; Ship-chandlers...; Iron ship terms...; Ship names...; Equipment Terms...; Boiler names...; Boiler fittings...; Engine names...; Machinery parts...; Mechanical Terms...; Miscellaneous...; Numbers...; Days of the week, etc...; Electrical lighting terms...; Electricity... -from the text. It is suggested that one does not try tospeak the language but simply point out the appropriate term/or terms need ed to successfully complete the commercial transaction. Rubbed, binding a little loose, wrinkle to front cover, rear hinge starting, pages browning toedges, ow vg. 100.00