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Fair Winds to Australia
LIND, Lew
Reed Books
ISBN 10: 0730102165
ISBN 13: 9780730102168

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Fair Winds to Australia : 200 Years of Sail on Australia Station including the Tall Ships in Australia
Lind, Lew, Photographic and Illustrations     
ISBN: 0730102165
Reed Books, Frenchs Forest, New South Wales, 1988. First Edition  Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations . First Edition. foreword by Rear Admiral Rothesay Swan CBE, acknowledgements, author's note, colour section of Australia Day 26 January 1988, note on place names, measurements and horsepower, abbreviations-bibliography, appendix-Royal Navy Sailing Men-of-War Classification after 1757 and index. Illustrated end pages showing old-time sailing ships at dock. The text is heavily illustrated with black-and-white photographs, black-and-white illustrations and the aforementioned colour section of the full ships in 1988. Light purple coloured boards with white coloured titles to the front panel and strip. Photographic dustwrapper blue, red and black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "Fair Winds To Australia is a total history of 200 years of sail on the Australian station author Lou Lynn counts the founding and the voyage of Captain Phillip's first week at the start of a long line of Royal Navy and Colonial Navy ships. He continues through to the Antarctic research vessel HMAS Wyatt Earp, as the last commissioned ship of the Royal Australian Navy to carry sail." from the front fold over panel blurb Rubbing of the back strip corners and of corners. Light age toning of the text block edges. There has been scuffing along the front edge of the back strip please see photograph. Gift inscription to the top right-hand corner of the title page. Some creasing of the dustwrapper edges along with some signing of the dustwrapper panels. Along the front edge of the back strip it appears that the book has been rubbed along a sharp protrusion, like a nail, causing not only damage to the dustwrapper but to the underlying board. There is a 0.25" split to the top right-hand corner of the back strip. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. [6], 7 - 280 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Ships & the Sea; Australia; History. ISBN: 0730102165. ISBN/EAN: 9780730102168. Inventory No: 0127540. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0127540
Bookseller: Syber's Books  
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Fair Winds to Australia: 200 Years of Sail on the Australia Station
Lind, Lew      
ISBN: 0730102165
Reed 1988  1988    4to. hardcover. 208pp. index, b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38989
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Fair Winds to Australia : 200 Years of Sail on Australia Station including the Tall Ships in Australia
Lind, Lew,      
ISBN: 0730102165
Reed Books, Frenchs Forest, N.S.W., 1988. First Edition  Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. second-hand copy, dust jacket has no damage, there is a trace of foxing to the front and rear free endpapers, no other damage to the book. This is a pictorial history of 200 years of sale on the Australian station and the author accounts the founding and the voyage of Captain Philip's first fleet is the start of a long line of Royal Navy and colonial Navy vessel. The book continues through to the Antarctic research vessel HMAS Wyatt Earp, as the last commission ship of the Royal Australian Navy to carry sail. A book of wind driven ships crewed by courageous sailors discovering, exploring, sustaining and defending Australia paraphrasing the front fold over blurb the book is illustrated with part page and full-page colour photographs, black-and-white photographs, and drawings. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 208 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Ships & the Sea; Australia; 19th century; ISBN: 0730102165. ISBN/EAN: 9780730102168. Inventory No: 0275255. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0275255
Bookseller: Syber's Books  
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