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Title: The Atlantic Ferry, Its Ships, Men, and Working
Description: London, Whittaker & Co. 1892, First Edition. Full-Vellum, 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Book, VII-304 pp. Uncut.Illustrated and indexed. Ahighly interesting treatise on the functioning of Transatlantic crossing. gives a table of "Rapid Passages" lists of average number of passengers, plates and diagrams of the ships in this very interesting period of the Sail/Steam transition as well as the increasing immigration to the United States. A fine, uncut copy, printed on "De Luxe" paper in a limited edition of 150 copies only, in the original gilt lettered/ decorated vellum binding. [comes with the errata slip] Some ugly Ex Library stamps, and a small split at top of spine, else, a very desirable and rare book. Very Good.

Keywords: Transatlantic Transport

Price: EUR 195.00 = appr. US$ 211.94 Seller: Quist - Antiquaar
- Book number: 2179

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