||Sir George C. V. Holmes, K.C.V.O., C.B.
||Wyman and Sons, Ltd.
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Here is a very rare and classic book on ancient and modern vessels. It consists of five main chapters - Introduction, Ancient ships in the Mediterranean and Red Seas, Ancient ships in the Seas of Northern Europe, Medieval ships, Modern wooden sailing ships. The appendix contains description of an archaic greek bireme. The book was printed in London more than hundred years ago, by Wyman and Sons, for His Majesty's Stationery Office, and contains more than seventy interesting illustrations.