Rogers, John G.
Title Origins of Sea Terms
Book Condition Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition Stated Second Edition
Publisher Mystic, Connecticut Mystic Seaport Museum 1985
0-913372-31-5 / 9780913372319
Inscription Signed by Author
Seller ID 2332
Origins of Sea Terms differs from existing glossaries and dictionaries. It emphasizes word roots and earliest meanings, making it an indispensable companion to standard maritime dictionaries. It contains 1,248 entries pertaining to life onboard ship, hulls and rigging, shiphandling, sea and weather conditions, and naval and techical terms. Volume XI in Mystic Seaport Museum's American Maritime Library. Blue cloth, gilt lettering, beige endpapers. Blue and white dust jacket. Author's signature on the half-title page. ; 5-3/4" x 8-3/4"; xv, 215 pp; Signed by Author; Book has no wear of note, jacket is lightly shelfworn along edges.