A Dictionary, Theoretical, and Historical, of Commerce and Commercial Navigation – J R McCulloch
London, printed for Longman, Brown, Green…., 1845
Blue Peter, the Magazine of Sea Travel
January – June 1930 [part volume 10]
Hook, F.A. [editor]
London, offices of the ‘Blue Peter’, 1930.
six monthly issues bound together in a hardback binding of leather spine and cloth boards, with all the original colour printed covers incorporating a reproduction of a Jack Spurling sailing ship painting.
a half-year volume of this famous pre-war travel magazine, with the emphasis on ships and the sea – a lovely period piece magazine from the great days of sea travel, including articles by Basil Lubbock, John Scott Hughes, etc.
Brandt & Co. – Receipt for Goods Shipped
a fine 1889 printed receipt, completed in ink, for goods shipped by E.H. Brandt & Co. on board the steamship ‘Beryl’, from the Estonian port of Reval [Tallinn] to Burntisland in Fife, via Dundee.
signed by James Campbell, Master of the ‘Beryl’.
in good clean condition, with attractive vignette illustration.
British Ocean Tramps,volume 2, owners & their ships
Waine Research Publications, 1999