Souvenir of the 70th year of Incorporation of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company.
published by the company, .
tall 8vo. ppiii 96.
good condition hardback in the original quarter leather binding, a little marked and rubbed to the spine. glue backing beginning to weaken in places, with one plate loose at the end of the book. inscription to verso of frontispiece.
includes chronological notes, extracts from the original charter of incorporation, early mail contracts, troop transport services, current passenger and cargo services, lists of directors, etc. illustrated with photogravure, colour and half-tone plates.