CORNFORD, L. Cope. WYLLIE, W.L. SPURLING, J.
Title: Century of Sea Trading 1824-1924 : The General Steam Navigation Company Limited. Blue cloth
Publisher:  A. & C. Black Ltd, London , 1924,
Seller ID: 94120
CORNFORD, L. Cope. A Century of Sea Trading 1824-1924 : The General Steam Navigation Company Limited. Illustrated by W.L. Wyllie & J. Spurling with other illustrations reproduced from old prints. London : A. & C. Black Ltd., 1924. Pp (4),v-x,1-182,+ 26 leaves of plates + Index Errata Slip tipped-in.Index. 8vo, decorated blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Ben Cohen , The Thames 1580-1980: A General Bibliography, p.307. Contents : Preface; The Formation of the Company; Eighteen-Twenty-Four; Steam and Sail; London River; Steamships Prevail; Rescue Work at Messina; Friends in Need; War Services; Extended Operations after War; Cargoes; Organisation; The Sea Traders; Appendix. Rubbed, light wear to spine ends and edges, hinges tender, penned name, else very good. 65.00