a survey of the history of the small fore and aft rigged merchant sailing ships of England and Wales in the years 1870-1940 with something of their previous history and subsequent fate
by Basil Greenhill
Percival Marshall, 1951-57.2 volumes. ppxviii 244, xii 180. plans, drawings and photos.
very good clean set of the original hardback edition, in the dust-jackets, a bit edge worn.
a nice set of the elusive original edition of this important work on the coastal and deep sea trading schooners of the late 18th and early 19th centuries