London: Halton & Tuscott Smith; New York, Minton, Balch & Company, 1925. 1st Edition. Item #047455
xv, 281p. tipped-in colored front., 8 color plates, 55 b/w plates, b/w text drawings. Limited edition No. 7 of only 100 copies. Bound in 3/4 brown pigskin with marbled boards, gilt spine lettering, t.e.g., o/w deckle edges. Printed on Alton Mill English hand-made paper by Morton, Burt & Sons of London. Large quarto format. Very attractive copy of this extremely limited edition on early maritime design and history.