Modern shipbuilding terms defined and illustrated ... including a series of photographs showing the progressive steps of construction together with an appendix on electric welding

Philadelphia and London: J. B. Lippincott Company, [1918]. Small 8vo, pp. 143, [1]; lexicon in double column; 70 plates, 12 full-page charts, text illustrations, ads on endpapers and flyleaves; original brown cloth, lettered in black on upper cover and spine; edges and corners rubbed, else very good and sound. Previous references for shipbuilding were pre-steel manufacture. Pease updated the terms for what was then modern manufacturing, and included a number of photographic images of ships in various states of construction. Item #55778

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