Ship Models.

SMITH, C. FOX.

£15.00

Publisher

Country Life Limited, Tavistock Street, WC2.

Place

London

Date

1951

Synopsis

Illustrated with 48 pages of photographs.

Item Description

8vo. 6.5 x 9.5 inches. 174 pp. Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, with green spine title and decorations. Light wear to extremities and foxing of endpapers, but otherwise a very good copy. Bookseller's label of F. Weatherhead and Sons Ltd., Aylesbury on front pastedown. Illustrated by 48 pages of black and white plates paginated in text. A history of ship models, illustrated by examples from a number of collections, and including six of the author's poems. Cicely Fox Smith (1882-1954) was a poet, her work often covering nautical themes. She gathered experience from her stay in Canada, 1911-13 and her visits to African harbours, on a coastal voyage, by the Union Castle line, 1937.

[Stock No. 26788]

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