Steamship Conquest of the World
FIRST EDITION, 1912. NO INSCRIPTIONS. A FASCINATING HISTORY - STEAMSHIPS, THEIR DESIGN/CONSTRUCTION AND THE LUXURY LIFESTYLE OF THE ERA. Written soon after the sinking of the TITANIC, shows the growth, & includes the disasters, of the big shipping liners. More than 100 GLOSSY FULL-PAGE B&W PHOTOS of seacraft, interiors, docks, equipment. Book very good tight binding, strong hinges, with some foxing to endpapers & scattered. However, please note red cover with gold gilt titles is heavily paint-splattered [see photo]. Otherwise book very good internally for age. 344pp. William Heinemann
Author: Talbot, Frederick
Published: 1912 William Heinemann UK
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very Good internally but heavily paint splattered cover.