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Gold foil trims the top while the ship's name and stars are also in gold. The thirty-two page brochure is the English language version and was printed the same month as the launch. \u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \"S\/S CONTE DI SAVOIA: the ship that can't roll\" announces the title page. The launch date, October 28, 1931, not coincidentally was the twenty-fifth anniversary of the founding of Lloyd Sabaudo. Within a year the company would be rolled up with rivals to form the Italian Line. Dozens of b\u0026amp;w photos show the ship under construction. Of special interest are the views of the Sperry gyroscopes which were supposed to stabilize the ship (they didn't). There are short chapters on specifications, design, technology, interiors, and the launch at the San Marco Shipyard at Trieste. Princess Maria of Piedmont christened the ship. \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003eFair condition with loose pages and cover wear."}

CONTE DI SAVOIA: 1932 - Famed launch brochure from 1931

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Lloyd Sabaudo: One of the great prizes of maritime ephemera - the CONTE DI SAVOIA launch brochure from October 1931.

Notice the gorgeous deco cover graphics - the hull rears up on the ways against a midnight blue sky. Gold foil trims the top while the ship's name and stars are also in gold. The thirty-two page brochure is the English language version and was printed the same month as the launch.

"S/S CONTE DI SAVOIA: the ship that can't roll" announces the title page. The launch date, October 28, 1931, not coincidentally was the twenty-fifth anniversary of the founding of Lloyd Sabaudo. Within a year the company would be rolled up with rivals to form the Italian Line. Dozens of b&w photos show the ship under construction. Of special interest are the views of the Sperry gyroscopes which were supposed to stabilize the ship (they didn't). There are short chapters on specifications, design, technology, interiors, and the launch at the San Marco Shipyard at Trieste. Princess Maria of Piedmont christened the ship.

Fair condition with loose pages and cover wear.
$250.00
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