Marine Art And Ulster..
Bound in original buff cloth, gilt in pictorial dust wrapper. A very good copy.
A chronicle of sail, steam and flag codes.
Folio. 9.5 x 13 inches. 171 pp.
Illustrated throughout in colour and sepia, including frontispiece and title page vignette.
A general introduction precedes chapters on the nine principal artists and their works, with an emphasis on the work of Joseph Joshua Semple (1830-77) and on the Semple family of artists. A final section covers mercantile flag codes, including Marryat's code
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