Illustrated Marine Encyclopedia
Illustrated Marine Encyclopedia

Illustrated Marine Encyclopedia

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by Capt. H. Paasch

Antwerp, published by the author, 1890.

1st edition. tall 8vo [25x17cm]. pp[vi] 307 + 100 engraved plates with accompanying descriptions.

complete, but rather shaky, with a bit of wear and marking to the original cloth binding.

presentation inscription from Liverpool merchant Henry De Castro Bellamy 


a successor to the author's earlier work "From Keel to Truck", wherein the maritime terms are described in greater detail, in English only . the 307 page encyclopedia is followed by a series of 100 engraved plates, each with an explanatory description.