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Falconer
1771 An Universal Dictionary of the Marine William Falconer 12 Plates Naval Rare
London: 1771. If viewing on a mobile device please view the "Item Description" under "About this Item" to see all images and description Louis88Books. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Title An Universal Dictionary of the Marine: or, A Copious Explanation of the Technical Terms and Phrases Employed in the Construction, Equipment, Furniture, Machinery, Movements, and Military Operations of a Ship. Illustrated with Variety of Original Designs of Shiping, [sic]. To Which is Annexed, a Translation of the French Sea-Terms and Phrases, Collected from the Works of Mess. Du Hamel, Aubin, Saverien, &c. The Second Edition, Corrected. _____ SECOND EDITION ~ 30 Engraved Plates _____ Author William FALCONER _____________________ Year of Publication 1771 __________________________ Publisher London: Printed for T. Cadell. _____________________________ For full description see below - after all photographs ___________________________________________ Description: London: Printed for T. Cadell. 1771. [420]pp, 12 folding engraved plates.Only 21 of this edition are listed in public libraries worldwide. 4to. A clean copy internally. Handsome full contemporary polished calf, ornate chequered gilt decoration to the spine, raised bands, red morocco label. Joints are spilt (front) or holding well (rear) - see condition below. Armorial bookplate of Harry Eaton Hart. The British Library (English Short Title Catalogue) lists 21 copies in the world, 10 copies in the UK, 1 in Europe and 10 in the US [ESTC - T71581]. First published in 1769. Condition Report Externally Spine - fair to goo … [Click Below for Full Description]
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