being a copious explanation of the technical terms and phrases usually employed in the construction, equipment, machinery, movements, and military, as well as naval, operations of ships.....
to which is annexed, A Vocabulary of French Sea-Phrases and Terms of Art....
now modernized and much enlarged, by William Burney
Chatham Publishing, 2006. large format hardback. over 800 pages + 35 reproductions of the engraved plates. ISBN 1861762046 .
very good condition in the dust-jacket, a bit creased and lightly discoloured in places. lacks front free end-paper. small ink[?] marks to page edges.
a good quality facsimile reprint of the most complete edition of Falconer's famous marine dictionary.