Title: The Seaman's Manual : Containing a Variety ...
Publisher: Shirley, Hyde & Co, Portland, Maine
Publication Date: 1830
Binding: Full Leather
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition.
Book Type: Consigned
367 pp with 39 text figures + 3 folding charts & 1 folding drawing od ship at rear which is creased & edge-worn. Author was an instructor at the Nautical Academy of Portland, Maine. Covers all aspects of shipping from accounting, cutting & fitting sails, international monies exchange, navigation & maritime laws. Contents are tight with paper quite browned. Owner's name "A. Peabody" on front pastedown. Full calf cover is scuffed * & shelf-worn. Gold-stamped spine title is partially flaked off. A Scarce volume. Please "Ask Bookseller" if this is available before ordering. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 2396
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