Bookstore

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Coates (Lt W.H.) Listings

If you cannot find what you want on this page, then please use our search feature to search all our listings.

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Coates (Lt W.H.) The Good Old Days of Shippping.
1900, 
vi + 140pp, frontis, illus, marbled endpapers, original embossed blue cloth, an attractive copy. AJS: By the author of The Old 'Country Trade' of the East Indies. One of two companion books, written by a naval officer who became fascinated by the history of seaborne trade in the Indian Ocean. There are chapters on the East India Company and their ships; the later steamship companies; shipbuilding in India; the pilgrim trade and many others. The term 'country trade' used in the first book, was defined by the author: '...to include vessels owned by Englishmen resident in India, as well as purely Indian ships, and seems to have applied as far back as the end of the seventeenth century'. Commander Coates was killed in action on the 15th July 1917, when HMS Redbreast was torpedoed in the Eastern Mediterranean. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Coates (Lt W.H.) RP The Good Old Days of Shippping.
1900 rp 1969, 
vi + 140pp, frontis, illus, blue cloth, dw. AJS: By the author of The Old 'Country Trade' of the East Indies. One of two companion books, written by a naval officer who became fascinated by the history of seaborne trade in the Indian Ocean. There are chapters on the East India Company and their ships; the later steamship companies; shipbuilding in India; the pilgrim trade and many others. The term 'country trade' used in the first book, was defined by the author: '...to include vessels owned by Englishmen resident in India, as well as purely Indian ships, and seems to have applied as far back as the end of the seventeenth century'. Commander Coates was killed in action on the 15th July 1917, when HMS Redbreast was torpedoed in the Eastern Mediterranean. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@navalandmaritimebooks.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie