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The Sailor's Sea-Book : A Rudimentary Treatise on Navigation: Part I: How to Keep the Log and Work it Off; II: On Finding the Latitude and Longtitude by  James ( Revised By W.H.Rosser ) Greenwood - Hardcover - 1882 - from Norman Macdonald's Collection and Biblio.com

The Sailor's Sea-Book : A Rudimentary Treatise on Navigation: Part I: How to Keep the Log and Work it Off; II: On Finding the Latitude and Longtitude

by Greenwood, James ( Revised By W.H.Rosser )

Condition: Very Good


London: Crosby Lockwood & Co, 1882. The sailor's Sea-book: New, Revised and Much Enlarged Edition : With numerous Woodcuts and coloured plates of Flags. A very appealing copy of this charming and informative period book. Rebound professionally in a tasteful rich dark brown half-leather and boards, with gilt titles to the spine. Also with new quality fitted pastedowns and endpapers. Just with an occasional Liverpool Free Library to blank reverse of title page and to p.100. p.viii; 208. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" [ Location: F7 ]. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo.
  • Bookseller: Norman Macdonald's Collection GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 021381
  • Title: The Sailor's Sea-Book : A Rudimentary Treatise on Navigation: Part I: How to Keep the Log and Work it Off; II: On Finding the Latitude and Longtitude
  • Author: Greenwood, James ( Revised By W.H.Rosser )
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Crosby Lockwood & Co
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1882
  • Keywords: NAUTICAL SHIPPING SEA BOOK NAVIGATION MARITIME
  • Bookseller catalogs: SHIPPING, Nautical, Maritime Interest;
  • Size: 12mo

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