Old Ship Figure-Heads & Sterns

L. G. Carr Laughton

Published by Conway Maritime Press, 1991
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Limited edition reprint of the 1925 original. 7 tipped-in colour plates including frontis. 48 plates in monochrome. 79 line drawings in the text. Gilt figure-head motif and titles to front, gilt titles to spine. Review copy signed by John Franklin, the world-renowned expert on ship decoration and author of Navy Board Ship Models 1650-1750. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Covers a variety of shipboard ornamentations, systematically explaining where ideas and forms originated, and how nations influenced one another in designs. Focus is primarily upon English vessels - from vintage Elizabethan galleons to 1765 Lord Nelson's Victory.

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Title: Old Ship Figure-Heads & Sterns
Publisher: Conway Maritime Press
Publication Date: 1991
Binding: Blue Cloth
Book Condition: Fine

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Book Description Conway Maritime Press, London, 1991. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good -. Limited Edition - 491 / 750.. 315 x 260mm. pp. 340 (approx). English text. Limited edition hardback reprint of 'Old Ship Figure-Heads & Sterns' by L.G.Carr Laughton. Number 491 of 750 reprinted from the 1925 original. Colour and black and white illustrations. Bound in original blue cloth. housed in plain blue cloth slipcase. Maine text block clean. Fading to gold lettering on spine and some light fading to gold borber on front cover. Some light marking and rubbing to slipcase. Binding strong. No ownership inscription or underlining. 2.7kg. Extra postage. Bookseller Inventory # 037023

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Book Description Conway Maritime Press, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Collectible: Good. Published by Conway Maritime Press, 1991, reprint of 1925 edition. Limited edition, no. 663 of 750. Dark blue cloth with gilt decorations and top edge in dark blue cloth slipcase. Slipcase with gentle wear at several corners (mildly rounded; book unaffected). Some disruption of gilt in middle of spine, as if from creasing; modest usage wear. No markings of text noted. Bookseller Inventory # 38517sc-AB

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Book Description Conway Maritime Press Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. A very good copy with minor wear. For non-UK markets items of 1.5 kg or more may require an additional shipping charge 1991. Slipcased limited edition copy. Some rubbing to spine; FINE boards; clean internally with a small crease to the half-title page. Bookseller Inventory # HBS-00257593-B

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Book Description London, Conway Maritime, 1991. 4°. Frontispiece- mont. farbige Abb. (The Earl of Warwick at Sea), XV, 281 pp., 7 tipped-in colour plates (including frontis.), and 50 further plates in monochrome and two hundred line drawings in the text; Index of Subjects & Ships 30 x 25,5cm CONTENTS Preface - Chapter: I. Introduction II. Fashion in Ornament III. The Limitation of Ornament IV. The Head V. Figure-Heads VI. The Stern VII. Quarter Galleries and Badges VIII. The Broadside IX. Inboard Works X. Painting and Guilding. --- Sprache : en Goldgeprä., illustr. OLnBd. mit Kopfgoldschnitt im OSchuber /slipcase. Used, Very good condition. Decorative Cloth. As New/No Jacket. Limited Edition. [Int.: Te /Reg.] Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2600 Reprint [of 1925] edition limited to 750 copies; 346 / 750 Ex. Bookseller Inventory # 22649

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Book Description Conway Maritime Press Ltd, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good+. Limited edition in slipcase, No. 443/750. Complete with all tipped in plates. Internally looks unread, pages excellent. Gold lettering on spine rubbed. Slipcase good. Dispatched within 24 Hours Mon - Fri, except bank holidays, otherwise next business day - excellent service guaranteed. 2700g - very heavy book. ; Conway's ship modelling; 408 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2880

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Book Description Conway Maritime Press, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Facsimile of 1925 ed. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0851775950

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