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Large Hardback, 12.5 x 10 inches. Purple cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front with gilt design to front. Top page edges gilt. Illustrated blue endpapers. In very good condition. Spine sunbleached, edges of covers faded. Some minor rubbing to edges. Cover protected in clear plastic wrap. No penned inscriptions, inside pages all clean and tight, plates all clean and bright, colour plates with tissue guards. Else a very clean and tight copy. 40pp Text. Illustrated with 115 full-page plates, 22 of which are in colour, tipped-in and mounted. The illustrations are grouped as follows: Voyages & Circumnavigation/ Perils of the Sea/ Whaling & early Arctic Exploration/ Buccaneers and Pirates/ Privateers, Smugglers & Slavers/ Clipper Ships, etc;
Title: Adventures By Sea From Art of Old Time. Preface by John Masefield. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION.
Publisher: London, The Studio Ltd., 1925 1st Ltd Edition 348/1750:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83339
Keywords: Art LUBBOCK, Basil: MASEFIELD, John: Adventures By Sea From Art of Old Time, LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, The Studio, 1925, 1st, Voyages, Circumnavigation, Perils, the Sea, Whaling, Arctic Exploration, Buccaneers, Pirates, Privateers, Smugglers , Slavers, Clipper Ships, transport, maritime, marine vessels,