PublishingDate: 1980
Publisher: Brighton, Sussex: Teredo Books Ltd.
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hard Cover
Dust Jacket: Very Good
Edition: 1st edition
Price: $30.00
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Brighton, Sussex:Teredo Books Ltd. 1980. xx+491pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Blue boards clean with gilt still bright. Top outer edge of front board bumped. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is lightly shelfworn along edges with some tearing to the top spine end. It is price clipped. *"Seen within the perspective of the development of the ship from earliest times, this is the history of the Orient Line, one of the most notable passenger liner companies, from its sailing ships through its century of passenger steamships in all its aspects, including the story of the families who guided its fortunes and, finally, all the problems--likely and unlikely--of the design and building of the very last of the great liners seen, unusually, through the eyes o the Company's Chief Naval Architect."...title page

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