Albion Publishing Co., ca.1927.large format hardback [ 32x25cm]. 52 pages + adverts.
very good condition, with just a little wear to the spine and corners.
a finely produced volume tracing the history of the long-established Isle of Wight shipbuilding firm, J. Samuel White & Co. Ltd., renowned for their wide range of smaller vessels.
The book is well illustrated with views of the yard, ships built, etc., and includes 30 pages of fascinating period adverts.