The Sailing Ships of Great Britain

By: Hill, W.S.

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Hardback, folio light blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 72pp. Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Illustrations by W.S. Hill. Good +++/Good +++. Spine bumped, board edges frayed and a little darkened at top and bottom, block tight and clean with just a hint of foxing to edges and opening pages. Overall impressive. Dustwrapper (now protected) has been handled, with shelfwear and a little darkening along top and some small marks here and there. A large-scale tribute to four hundred years of British sailing ship design, with 24 full-page illustrations by Hill of great individual vessels, with accompanying text and historical introductory essay. Catalogue: Sea Voyages. Keywords: Sail, clipper, galleon, frigate This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.

Title: The Sailing Ships of Great Britain

Author Name: Hill, W.S.

Illustrator: Hill,W.S.

Categories: Maritime, Transport, Sea Voyages,

Edition: first edition

Publisher: London, Jupiter: 1975

ISBN Number: 0

Binding: cloth boards

Book Condition: Good +++

Jacket Condition: Good +++

Type: Hardback

Size: folio

Seller ID: 1234

Keywords: Sail, clipper, galleon, frigate,