280pp. Limited Edition number 443 of 500 copies. Clean and tight internally. Large print text. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographic plates and some colour painted plates. Decorated endpapers. Gilt page edges. Cloth binding with gilt lettering; clean and fine. Pictorial dustjacket; fine condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: A Floating Home & Born Afloat.
Verlag: Chaffcutter Books
Einband: Hard Cover
Auflage: Limited Numbered Edition.
Buchbeschreibung Chaffcutter books, 2003. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine. Limited Edition.... This is a limited edition number 24 of 500. Black cloth covered boards with gilt title & page edges. D.W not price clipped & Fine in Fine, covered in removable clear PVC plastic for protection. 280 pages illustrated with black & white/colour plates. When first published in 1918 a contemporary review described 'A Floating Home' as "full of romantic interest." It is of course, acknowledged as the first book on the subject of Thames Sailing Barges & within its pages captures much about that way of life at the beginning of the last century. Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng. Buchnummer des Verkäufers TOP19663
Buchbeschreibung Chaffcutter, Hertfordshire, 2003 Reprinted Limited Edition. Hardback. Dust Jacket., 2003. 8vo. pp 280. Sepia illustrated dust wrapper. Original publisher's black cloth with gilt lettering at spine and maroon bookmark ribbon. Illustrated with black and white and colour plates throughout. Number 273 of a limited edition of 500. ISBN: 0953242242 Fine. Buchnummer des Verkäufers C8422
Buchbeschreibung Chaffcutter Books, Ware, 2003, 2003. First edition thus. Hardback. Limited edition, no. 82 of 500. Near fine in very good indeed lightly shelfworn dust jacket. All edges gilt. Signed presentation copy (from Dick Durham/the publisher?) to one of the contributors: To Andrew Haig, with many thanks for all your help with the book, Richard, 11th March 2003. Please be aware that this volume is heavy and therefore extra postage will be requested. Buchnummer des Verkäufers A137985