Glasgow: James Brown & Son, Publishers, 1913. Third Edition, Enlarged. Softcover. VG- contents; covers a bit rubbed.. Spring green cloth/flexible boards. Dark green lettering. Bw circular illustration pasted down. 131 pp. with several bw illustrations and photos. A wonderful book of sea songs collected by W.B. Whall and harmonized by R.H. Whall (the author's brother) with illustrations by Veronica Whall (the author's niece). The songs originally appeared in Nautical Magazine and Yachting Monthly. With bw photos of sailing ships (and a history of each), bw illustrations of sailors and sailing life, and the music and lyrics to the songs and shanties (work song). The history of many of the songs is included. A wonderful bit of ethnomusicology and nautical history all rolled into one book.
(Inventory #: 155110)
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