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Title: Out of Auckland : A Survey of the Commercial Sailing Craft Built in the Auckland Province and in Particular Those Sailing Out of Auckland with Some Account of Their Trade
Description: New Zealand, Pelorus Press. 1960, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. A history of the scows, ketches and schooners that traded out of Auckland in the 19th and 20th century. With a forward by Dr R A Falla Dirctor of the Dominion Museum (now the Auckland War Memorial Museum). CONDITION Blue cloth has mottled patches (fading?) o/w only slighted wear to bottom cnrs, pp xvi 199, errata slip and numerous historical photo illus and reproduced advertising, list of all the ships built, where and by which shipbuilder, year, size and draught, bottom cnr of last few pages are creased. Tight and bright internally. Original DJ fresh with chipped to spine head, a little rubbed spine heel and tips,nice in Brodart book cover. Very Good/Very Good.


Price: US$ 50.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 14493

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