Sailing-ships and barges of the western Mediterranean and Adriatic seas : a series of copper plates engraved in the line manner / by Edward Wadsworth ; and coloured by hand, with an introduction and brief descriptions, by Bernard Windeler
RA Collection: Book
Half-title: The Haslewood Books. Sailing = Ships and Barges
London: Frederick Etchells & Hugh Macdonald, 1a Kensington Place, W.8., 1926
xv, 79,  p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 30 cm.
The Haslewood books
With added engraved title-page
The copper-plate engravings have been printed by Messrs. A. Alexander & Sons, Ltd.
With map and nineteen plates (16 hand-colored along with two hand colored decorations)
“Of this Edition, printed in England, on Zanders hand-made paper, at the Curwen Press, 450 numbered copies have been issued. The copper plates have been destroyed.” [colophon]. [This copy is not numbered].
Orange cloth covers with cream spine. Gold embossed image of a ship on upper cover. Spine lettered in gold “Sailing Ships”