The Tall Ships Pass

The Tall Ships Pass

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Author: Derby, W. L.A

Publisher:  Jonathan Cape 1397

Description: First edition, first printing.

The story of the last years of deepwater square-rigged sail. Embodying therin the History and detailed description of the Finnish four-Masted Steel Barque 'Herzogin Cecilie'

Stunningly illustrated by 96 photographs and with drawings reproduced from the original scale plans of the barque.

Introduction by Basil Lubbock

Condition: Vibrant blue cloth boards with gilt image to upper board and gilt title to spine. Uncut page edges, previous owner inscription to free endpaper. Jacket is good only with some damage and loss to edges and spine. 

Size: 260 x 200 mm