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Author Name    Jupp, Ursula

Title   HOME PORT: Victoria

Binding   Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Size   8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

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

Seller ID   001695

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.

Canada, Maritime History, Nautical, Thermopylae Club

Price = 18.22 AUD



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