Maggs Bros Ltd

Chinese Junks and other Native Craft.

DONNELLY Ivon A. (1930.)

£250.00 

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Third edition. 6 tipped-in colour plates and 25 b-w. sketches in the text. Large 8vo. Original decorated boards in dustwrappers (minor damage). [x], 142pp. Shanghai, Kelly & Walsh,

The first edition was printed in 1924. In an attempt to dispel some of the common misconceptions concerning Chinese junks, this work focuses on the versatility of these vessels and on regional differences in shipbuilding.

Stock Code: 224701