The Semaphore: The Story of the Admiralty-To-Portsmouth Shutter Telegraph and Semaphore Lines 1796-1847

SKU: 025176
Regular price £30.00 GBP inc. VAT
Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Boards are generally in very good order. Corners are bumped. Spine is intact and bright with just some bumping to ends. Inscribed by the author to the half-title page. Previous owner's mark. Textblock is in good condition, clean and tight. 223 pp. Some b/w illustrations. Blue paper dust jacket with black and white lettering to front and spine. DJ is creased and worn to edges. Spine area is faded. The DJ is protected by a removable plastic sleeve. Not priceclipped. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 601g.(YBP Ref: 025176:1-O7)
  • Author: HOLMES, T W
  • Illustrator:
  • Publisher: Arthur H Stockwell Ltd
  • Condition: Good
  • Jacket Condition:Good
  • Size: 8vo - over 73/4in - 93/4in Tall
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Type:
  • Published in: Ilfracombe
  • Published Date: 1983
  • Edition:
  • Inscription: Signed by Author
  • Language: English