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The boy's own book of boats : including vessels of every rig and size to be found floating on the waters in all parts of the world

The boy's own book of boats : including vessels of every rig and size to be found floating on the waters in all parts of the world

Notes

Author's preface is dated from Middlehill, Wimborne, 20th November, 1860. Publisher's advertisements, dated Oct. 1864, on 16 p. at end of text. The design on the spine, blocked in gilt, is signed JL (John Leighton).

Publisher

London (47, Ludgate Hill) : Sampson Low, Son & Co., MDCCCLXI [1861] (London : R. Clay, printer, Bread Street Hill)

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

vii, [1], 224, 16 pages, [12] leaves of plates, incl. frontispiece : illustrations

Extent

18 x 13 cm

Contributor

Clay, Richard, 1789-1877, printer, Leighton, John, 1822-1912, book designer, Linton, W. J. (William James), 1812-1897, engraver, Sampson Low, Son & Co., publisher, Weedon, Edwin, 1819-1873, illustrator

Branch

Lillian H. Smith

Location

Osborne Collection

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