a series of 35 plates containing over 200 charts and plans. with tables of 12,000 distances between ports, supplemented by a new and original diagrammatic chart for calculating speed, time and distance; national and commercial flags, cable, oiling stations and wireless telegraphy charts with lists of wireless stations, and complete index of over 20,000 ports, etc. specially designed for merchant shippers, exporters & ocean travellers, and for general use.
George Philip [editor]
London, George Philip & Son, Ltd., 1920.
folio [53x39cm]. clean condition internally. in the original binding rather discoloured with age, a bit worn and soiled, and with some scratching to the lower board. no significant damage to the binding, but the upper hinge is completely broken. first blank page is creased and a bit ragged. 3cm strip cut from foot of title-page, with no loss of text.
very large, heavy book that will require extra shipping costs for overseas destinations.