William Falconer: An universal dictionary of the marine : or, a copious explanation of the technical terms and phrases employed in the construction, equipment, furniture, machinery, movements, and military operations of a ship. Illustrated with a variety of original designs of shipping, in different Situations ; Together with separate Views of their Masts, Sails, Yards, and Rigging. To which is annexed, a translation of the French sea-terms and phrases, collected from the works of Mess. Du Hamel, Aubin, Saverien, &c. By William Falconer, author of the shipwreck.
Published: London : Printed for T. Cadell, in the Strand. . 26.5cm x 21.5cm.
9 engravings (3 missing plates). 210 pages.
Defects in binding. Moisture stains, woodworm galleries, and holes especially at the upper and right edges of the first 50 pages, and some breaks inside. Some pages detached from binding. The edges of the engravings and some of the pages are in bad condition. One engraving is broken. See photos.
- Anzahl der Bücher
- Militärgeschichte, Navigation, Wissenschaft (allgemein)
- Autor/ Illustrator
- William Falconer
- An universal dictionary of the marine : or, a copious explanation of the technical terms and phrases
- Erscheinungsjahr (ältestes Objekt)
- Verschiedene Ausgaben
- London : Printed for T. Cadell, in the Strand
- Anzahl der Seiten
- 26×21 cm