The Shipwright's Trade.
Cambridge. University Press. 1st Edn. 1948. Hardback. 8vo, 23x15 cms. Pp.,xiii,219. 19 plates, including frontis. Numerous illustrations in text;- sections, details, etc. Publishers green cloth with gilt title on spine, and with illustration of early boatbuilders, in gilt, on cover. All pages clean, fresh, and unmarked. Sound binding and covers with sharp corners. Minimal shelf rub at tips and spine ends. Gilt on cover is bright, with just slight dulling to gilt on spine. Slight signs of pulling at top of spine, but no damage or fray. A book in VG condition. In unclipped D.w. which has shelf rub, spine fade, and with repairs at spine ends, (some loss), ends of folds, and to a couple of very short tears. We specialise in History of Transport
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Keywords: transport, maritime, marine, ships, boats, shipbuilding, boatbuilding, shipwrights, history, timber, iron, steel, sailing, sails, steam, engines, coal, oil, construction, design,