Scotland’s Leading Maritime, Naval & Yachting Bookdealer
+44 (0)1436 676 453

The Tea Clippers

an account of the China Tea Trade and of some of the British sailing ships engaged in it from 1849 to 1869



by David R. MacGregor


Conway Maritime Press, 1983.


a new and revised edition of the 1952 work – a key work on the British clipper ship. very well illustrated with the author’s plans and drawings, and from photographs.

In stock

  • Description


large format hardback. 294 pages. well illustrated with plans, photos, etc.

very condition in the dust-jacket, just a little creased.

ISBN 0851772560 .