The Golden Age of Sail by Frank C. Bowen, Limited Edition, 1925


Fine book celebrating the great age of sail from 1780 to 1870.

Bowen (Frank C.). The Golden Age of Sail: Indiamen, Packets and Clipper Ships, London: Halton & Truscott Smith Ltd., 1925

With a tipped-in colour frontispiece and 91 full-page plates of ships including many in colour, bound in the original dark-blue cloth over bevelled boards, 32.2 x 26 cm

Includes a general introduction followed by a few paragraphs on all 91 illustrated ships.

Condition: A very good copy overall. Internally excellent with some very light spotting and toning commensurate with age, the binding is a little rubbed to the corners and with a few minor marks.

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