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Various: pre-war - Rare 1932 "Ships of the British Merchant Navy" by Talbot-Booth

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Ship History: "Ships of the British Merchant Navy: Passenger Lines" by E.C. Talbot-Booth, printed 1932, hardbound w/ 592 pages.

Fifty-two companies ranging from Aberdeen Line to White Star and more than 3,000 ships are profiled in this mega-work by Talbot-Booth. He provides a short history of each line and lists each vessel with stats. More than two-hundred of his famous ship drawings are included. In the front is period advertising and attached to an opening page is a facsimile of letter from the Prince of Wales thanking Talbot-Booth for donating part of the book proceeds to marine charities.

There are sixty-four colored plates, including a concept drawing of a Cunarder known as "534" that at the time was rusting away at the shipyard only partially completed. Talbot-Booth comments, "No name has been allotted to this liner, rumour has it that she might take the water as PRINCESS ELIZABETH, but this would be such a break from Cunard tradition that its seems scarcely credible. A nearer guess might be that she will be a second CAMPANIA".

This rare volume has a rip on the binding cover, otherwise good to very good condition.
$150.00
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