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Publisher's original blind blocked black cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. 180 x 115 mm approx. xiii + 216 pp. 5 steel engraved plates on heavy stock paper.Publisher's 8 page catalogue for 1st Jan 1846 tipped onto front free end paper.3rd English Edition of this classic manual by the author of "Two Years Before The Mast" Title continues "with plates; A Dictionary of Sea Terms; Customs and Usages of the Merchant Service; Laws Relating to the Practical Duties of Master and Mariners.VG+ (Book- negligible shelf wear or soiling to cloth. Discreet original book seller label to top corner of front paste down. Mild to moderate foxing to paper of catalogue. Contemporary ink inscription to top of title page "W. Thornton West Esq. with best wishes for his success as a shipowner 1846". A couple of foxing spots to fore edge of book block. No other defects. Binding sound and tight. A remarkably well preserved copy). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.
Title: THE SEAMAN'S MANUAL; CONTAINING A TREATISE ON PRACTICAL SEAMANSHIP
Edition: 3rd Edition
Publisher: LONDON, EDWARD MOXON: 1846
Book Condition: Very Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 122890