Riders Of The Storm. The Story Of The Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
Weidenfeld and Nicolson.
4to. 10 x 7.75 inches. 256 pp. Bound in original black cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. A fine copy. Bookplate. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour, including sepia plans, maps, etc. Decorated by double page vignette title. Pictorial endpapers. Well illustrated history of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution from its early nineteenth century origins, by Ian Cameron (b.1924). Appendices include a chronology, list of annual receipts and annual and cumulative totals of lives saved.
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