Ships and South Africa,

Ships and South Africa

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a maritime chronicle of the Cape, with particular reference to Mail and Passenger Liners from the early days of steam, down to the present

Murray, Marischal

Oxford University Press, 1933.

the definitive work on the first century of steam navigation to South Africa.

Part one comprises a chronological history, with separate chapters on shipwrecks and disasters.

Part two covers the shipping lines, with extensive coverage of the ships of the Union-Castle Line, followed by appendices.
larger format hardback [26x19cm]. 386 pages. over 250 illustrations.

good clean condition hardback in the original binding.

ex-Guildhall Library with stamp to verso of title-page and shelf number at foot of spine.

upper hinge pulling a little.