A Description and List of the Lighthouses of the World. 1877. Seventeenth Edition

London: Richard Holmes Laurie, 1877. Seventeenth edition. Cloth. 8vo; vi, 218pp + 47pp following with the catalogue of charts; gilt stamped title and decoration on blind-stamped purple cloth over board; speckled edges; 3 coupons for “A Supplement” 1878, 1879, and 1880 bound in after the free front endpaper; engraved frontispiece with tissue guard; a few illustrations within the text; some spotting, sunning to cloth cove, fraying of cover corners; very good. Scarce; this edition not recorded. Very good. Item #81

Following a section of general remarks, the lighthouses are listed on charts by country or geographic area, followed by an index. Laurie’s Catalogue of Charts and Nautical Works. 1877. follows.

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