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HAZARD UNLIMITED: The Story of Lloyd's of London

By: Brown, Antony

Price: $13.30

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1978

Edition: 2nd Edition, 2nd. Imp..

Seller ID: 002582

Condition: Very Good


xi, + 226pp., two unpaginated, b/w, graphic, candid and archive halftone plate illustrated sections. Book slightly cocked. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped and mildly edgeworn. "Once a seventeenth-century coffee-house with a sideline in marine insurance, Lloyd's today insure nuclear power stations, supertankers, jumbo jets and oil-rigs . . . " Contents, in chaptered 'parts', include: Part 1. The tradition. Part 2. The modern market. Glossary. Index. Book weight approx. 490g. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"... View more info