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Frederick Marryat, G. B. Richardson

The Universal Code of Signals for the Mercantile Marine of All Nations

Richardson Brothers


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Twelfth edition of Marryat and Richardson's Universal Code of Signals for the Mercantile Marine of All Nations with all six chromolithographic plates.

  • Frederick Marryat (English).
  • G. B. Richardson (English).
  • London: Richardson Brothers, 1854. 
  • Octavo.
  • Plates 1-4 bound before the title page with the first three as one folding page, plate 5 as a double-page Maritime Merchant Flags of all Nations, with tissue guard between them.
  • Bound in later half brown leather with green cloth boards, paneled spine with black label and gilt lettering.

Despite its popularity, none of the editions of the Code are common.

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Slight cracking to upper edge of front hinge and weakening beginning.

Discoloration to entirety of front cloth and part of rear cloth.




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