Cordingly, David,: Heroines and Harlots; Women at Sea in the Great Age of Sail
Book Number: 0243076
Pan, London, 2002. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. Reprint. the book is well handled, but free of annotation apart from previous owner's name on the first page, some creasing of the rear panel. Women have always played a part in maritime life, as fabled mermaids and sirens, waterfront prostitutes, fishermen's wives and, more unusually, disguised as sales. Concentrating on the 18th and 19th centuries, the author separates the myth from the reality and reveals some extraordinary sea-faring women. Size: Mid Sized Paperback ( 7¾" - 9¾" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Women & Feminism. ISBN: 033048799X. ISBN/EAN: 9780330487993. Inventory No: 0243076. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. .