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Title: England-By-the-Sea: Where to Go, What to See and Things to Do. (England By the Sea. )
Description: Severn Huse, London, 1982.. 160 pp, large 8vo (9 5/8" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0727820168 B&w and colour photographs, reproductions, maps. Contents: Roman forts: invaders and invaded; Castles of the Middle Ages; Tudor and Stuart defences; 19th-century fortificatio ns; Historic buildings: palatial and workaday; Historic ships: great and small; Emigrants and refugees; Smugglers through the centuries; Shipwrecks and marine archaeology; Coastal churches; Museums of maritime interest; Seaside resorts: tradi t i o n a l style; Piers for pleasure; Sailing, marinas and races; Boat-trips; Maritime ceremonies; Sand and shingle beaches to explore; Cliffs and rocks: the dramatic coast; Beachcombing among rocks and pools; Fossils for the finding; Coastal walk s wi th a v ie w ; The coast by bus; Islands accessible from the shore; Birds of beach and cliff; Fish from English waters; Lighthouses: beacons of the the night; Life-saving: coastguards and volunteers; Lifeboats and lifeboatmen; The Navy on view ; Com mer cia l p ort s at work; Fishermen today; A taste of England-by-the-sea; Index. Minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, one tiny dint and one slight line indentation on rear board. Dust jacket has wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Line in de ntat ion acro ss r ear pa nel, light rubbing. Very Good/Very Good.

Keywords: Lighthouses, Beacons, Ports, Maritime, Inns, Roman Forts, Castles, Ships, Smugglers, Seaside Resorts, Ceremonies, Beachcombing, Fossils, Islands, Birds, Fish, Lifeboats, Coastguards, Pleasure Piers, Sailing, Archaeology, Shipwrecks, Middle Ages, Tud

Price: US$ 17.50 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 23774

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