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Lakers : Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes

Altobello, Peter David

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ISBN 10: 1550450026 / ISBN 13: 9781550450026
Published by Eden Press, Montreal, 1988
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Dust jacket spine faded, some edge wear, tear base of spine, crease down front flap. Only light wear to book.; A tight solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 0.7 x 11.8 x 9 Inches; 128 pages; Artist, Altobello created this book to "record an historic era in shipbuilding; a time when fine craftmanship and aesthetic consideration of Great Lakes ships. . With these 64 richly textured drawings, Altobello has managed to seize and record the essence of each of these Great Lakes freighters." The featured boats are the S.S. Elmglen built in 1909; the S.S. Outarde built in 1927 and the S.S. August Ziering built in 1917. Bookseller Inventory # 15346

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Title: Lakers : Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes

Publisher: Eden Press, Montreal

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Illustrated by Sepia tone drawings

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good+

Edition: First Edition.

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