The Nautical Magazine for 1875. New Series. a Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected with Maritime Affairs. Volume XLIV No. I. January, 1875 to No. XII. December, 1875.

By: Anon/various

Price: £75.00

Quantity: 1 available


In original half leather/marbled boards, gilt titling to the spine. The boards and the leather spine and corners are very rubbed and worn, the front and rear boards are completely detached. Page fore-edges are dusty/browned and stained. Internally in very good condition, with a VERY little sporadic foxing/staining here and there, but tightly bound, and generally very clean. Formerly in the Seafarers' Education Service library - Crew's Library with their book plate on the front pastedown and a blue 'Withdrawn' stamp, but NO other Library markings anywhere in the book. Opposing the bookplate on the ffep is a 'presentation plate' and (not noted, but ) the former owner was Joanna Greenlaw - a well known author having written books on horology and the sea, etc - a couple of tears in this endpaper. (2) + 1060 pp. A couple of full page b/w plates, a b/w fold out diagram and some line drawings /diagrams in the text. Contents cover various "subjects connected with maritime affairs..." (some continued from former volumes, others are 'stand alone') - Articles included in this volume = ' Wreck Report for 1873 '; ' Our Colonies -V - Indian Possessions and Australasia ' ; ' Arctic Expedition of 1875 ' ; ' Atlantic Stream Ferries - 1. Cunard: 2. The Allen Line: 3. Inman Line: 4. National Line '; ' Starvation ' ; 'The International conference on Maritime Metrology ': ' The Annexation of New Guinea ' ; ' Emigration to South America ' ; 'Marine Inventions ' ; 'The commercial value of Human Life' ; ' The "Schiller" of Hamburg, Wrecked 7th May 1875' ; etc, etc. Overall a generally clean and tight complete copy for research, reading, etc - but not a collectors copy, unless you have it repaired/rebound. Images available on request. This book is overweight and MAY require extra postage depending on your location. ; New Series; Ex-Library; Thick 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: The Nautical Magazine for 1875. New Series. a Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected with Maritime Affairs. Volume XLIV No. I. January, 1875 to No. XII. December, 1875.

Author Name: Anon/various

Categories: Foreign Travel. Exploration, Europe, Naval/Maritime, Biography. Essays. Letters. Diaries, Australia. New Zealand, etc, History & Politics. Churchill, Reference & Law, Science & Engineering, Transport. Railways. Motoring, Arctic. Antarctic, Building. Construction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall & Co. , and J. D. Potter,: 1875

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 113039

Keywords: The Nautical Magazine For 1875. New Series. A Journal Of Papers On Subjects Connected With Maritime Affairs. Volume XLIV No. I. January, 1875 To No. XII. December, 1875. Nineteenth Century Shipping/maritime And Nautical Interest; Starvation ' ; 'the International Conference On Maritime Metrology ': ' The Annexation Of New Guinea ' ; ' Emigration To South America ' ; 'marine Inventions ' The Norwegian Deep-sea Exploring Expedition ' (the Bottom Front Corner Of Page 595/6 Torn Off With A Little Loss To The Text There) ; ' On The Authority Of The Master Of A British Ship To Correct The Mariners ' ; ' The Screw-propeller ' ; ' Wreck Report For 1873 '; ' Our Colonies -V - Indian Possessions And Australasia ' ; ' Arctic Expedition Of 1875 ' ; ' Atlantic Stream Ferries - 1. Cunard: 2. The Allen Line: 3. Inman Line: 4. National Line '; Nautical Life In The Mid Nineteenth Century; The Sea And The Seamen 1875; 'the Commercial Value Of Human Life' ; ' The "schiller" Of Hamburg, Wrecked 7th May 1875' ;