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Our Family of Cape Horners Vol1 - the C19 seafarers and their relations 2000 Colin Rees

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Product description

A collection of biographies of 14 mariners all linked by marriage during Swansea's rise in maritime importance. This edition recalls their voyages across the Bristol Channel and the continent. The rise of Swansea's importance for copper smelting made it of international importance and sees the families rapid expansion into this trade and their subsequent business ventures. Records have been culled from crew agreements, contemporaneous newspaper reports and family notes
A blue board hardback with dust-jacket
The dust-jacket is in excellent condition with no discernible wear and has not been clipped..The boards are in similar condition.
Pages are tight and fresh with no inscriptions. Richly illustrated with b/w and colour photographs and ship log extracts
A very handsome edition

Item details

Author(s):
Colin R Rees
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
22 x 30 cm
Edition:
First 2000
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0953203840
Number of pages:
178
Publisher:
DW Jones Swansea
Title:
Our Family of Cape Horners Vol1

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A collection of biographies of 14 mariners all linked by marriage during Swansea's rise in maritime importance. This edition recalls their voyages across the Bristol Channel and the continent. The rise of Swansea's importance for copper smelting made it of international importance and sees the families rapid expansion into this trade and their subsequent business ventures. Records have been culled from crew agreements, contemporaneous newspaper reports and family notes
A blue board hardback with dust-jacket
The dust-jacket is in excellent condition with no discernible wear and has not been clipped..The boards are in similar condition.
Pages are tight and fresh with no inscriptions. Richly illustrated with b/w and colour photographs and ship log extracts
A very handsome edition

Author(s):
Colin R Rees
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
22 x 30 cm
Edition:
First 2000
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0953203840
Number of pages:
178
Publisher:
DW Jones Swansea
Title:
Our Family of Cape Horners Vol1

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