for Shipmasters, Shipowners, Shipbrokers & others.
containing a selection of the valuable correspondence published in 'The Shipping and Mercantile Gazette', during the years 1861-62-63, with Admiralty Court trials for collision and salvage, Board of Trade official inquiries and reports, general and particular averages, etc.
by James Lawson
D. McGregor & Co., Greenock and Glasgow, 1868.
8vo. ppvii 185 + 10-page catalogue. good condition hardback in the original brown cloth binding. 3 strips of adhesion marks to front free end-paper. 1870 ownership inscription.
contains a wealth of information on mid-19th century shipping and salvage.
very scarce, with only a few library holdings recorded.