(MARRYAT, Frederick.) RICHARDSON, G.B. The Universal Code of Signals for the Mercantile Marine of all Nations,
1864Renowned as a story-teller of the sea, Marryat was elected to the Royal Society in 1819 mainly on the strength of this adaptation of Sir Home Popham's system of signaling, first published 1817. "This earned him a large and regular income." (ODNB) He later received the Légion d'Honneur from the king of France "for services rendered to science... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 42489
MARRYAT, Frederick. Masterman Ready; or, The Wreck of the Pacific.
London : 1875An appealing illustrated edition of the first of Marryat's books for children, originally published in 1841; this copy in an attractive period prize binding. Learn More£75.00
Stock Code: 106729
MARRYAT, Frederick. [Works] Author's Limited Edition.
Boston : [c.1898]Author's Limited Edition, limited to 1,000 numbered copies, of which this is number 165. The volumes have individual undated titles, and introductions by W. L. Courtney variously dated 1896 to 1898. Learn More£3,250.00
Stock Code: 48358