A well-illustrated look at shipboard ornamentation through the ages — from charging ram heads on ancient Greek and Roman war-galleys, saints on horseback, and allegorical portrayals of royalty to vintage Elizabethan galleons and Lord Nelson's Victory
, built in 1765. Over 420 royalty-free illustrations also depict escutcheons, lanterns, rails, gun ports, and other decorative elements.
Reprint of the Milton, Balch & Company, New York, 1925 edition.
|Availability||Usually ships in 24 to 48 hours|
|Author/Editor||L. G. Carr Laughton|
|Dimensions||6 1/2 x 9 1/4|