HOME PORT: Victoria

By: Jupp, Ursula

Price: $18.22

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168pp., sketch illustrated endpapers. Unpaginated [16 page] candid and historic b/w halftone plate section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Inscription [former owner] on verso of ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Art illustrated [Thermopylae, J.W.Hardcastle], loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn, abraded foredge fold, tiny area of insect damage, short closed tears, else good. "A collection of true stories of men and ships that sailed from this port [Victoria, B.C.], told by old seamen at meetings of the Thermopylae Club, Victoria, B.C., including short sketches of their narrators, articles on relevant history of the Port of Victoria, and two maps." Prelims., Numerous chapters, Skippers of the Thermopylae Club [to 1950], Ditto shipmates, Index. Book weight approx. 460g.

Title: HOME PORT: Victoria

Author Name: Jupp, Ursula

Categories: Nautical & Maritime,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Self Published By Author: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 001695

Keywords: Canada, Maritime History, Nautical, Thermopylae Club