"Herzogin Cecilie": Life and Times of a Four Masted Barque (Conway's History of Sail)

By: Greenhill, Basil; Hackman, John

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Book Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper in otherwise Fine condition. First edition, pp 224, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. The steel, four-masted barque "Herzegin Cecilie" was one of the last great sailing ships that continued to trade successfully up until the 1930s. This book tells her complete story from her launch in 1902 to her loss through stranding on the coast of Devon in 1936. New information has been gleaned from records not previously available. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.

Title: "Herzogin Cecilie": Life and Times of a Four Masted Barque (Conway's History of Sail)

Author Name: Greenhill, Basil; Hackman, John

Categories: Military History, History, Maritime,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 1991

ISBN Number: 085177556X

ISBN Number 13: 9780851775562

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 004686

Keywords: Maritime, History, Ship, Barque,