dustwrapper picture by|
The story of the inception and development of the Life-boat Service
around the coasts of Britain.|
160x210mm; red cloth: title and author on front board and spine in black.
Front board also has gilt embossed RNLI medal; 80pp; illustrated
throughout with engravings and b/w photographs amd photographs of paintings
etc; full colour frontispiece is the painting by Claude Muncaster R.W.S., R.B.A.
made specially for the book and used as the cover illustration. The rear of the
d/w has a map of Britain with the Life-boat Stations marked.