Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Containing particulars of yachts and motor boats; an alphabetical list of owners, with their addresses, distinguishing flags of yachts; also the flags of the principal yacht and sailing clubs, with the names of the officers, etc. for the year 1922.
Published by Lloyd's London Office 71, Fenchurch Street May 1922. 1922. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original bottle cloth covers, dulled title lettering to the spine and to the front cover, all page edges gilt. Landscape 7½'' x 9¼''. Contains 730 + 20 printed pages of text with 25 sheets of cold flags (over 528 distinguishing flags of yachts + yacht & sailing club flags, signal flags, etc. Original owner of this copy: J. F. Jellico (recorded in gilt on front board). Published shortly after the First World War, this 1922 edition of Lloyd's Register of Yachts provides a wealth of information on the vessels and yachting circles of the day, including the main feature providing details of thousands of steam, motor and sailing yachts of the world. There are 25 pages of flags in full colour include 528 Distinguishing Flags of individual Yachts. Invaluable as a source of reference, these registers were produced from 1877 solely for the use of Subscribers. Additional features include lists of previous names, lists of vessels removed from the Register, an alphabetical list of yachts, list of sailing clubs and a list of yacht owners, etc. Rubbing to the covers, end page sections are slightly proud, and in Good condition.
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