C. H. BAILEY’S BOOK OF TRANSLATIONS. 5,200 MARINE TECHNICAL ITEMS, IN ENGLISH, GERMAN, FRENCH, ITALIAN, SPANISH & NORWEGIAN.

Bailey, C. H.


£25.00




Newport (Mons.), Privately Printed by the Company, n.d., (c.1900). (xiv) + 390 pp., some photo-illsd. Adverts. Green cloth; black lettering. 18 x 12cm. Light stain to front cover; front hinge reinforced; o/w V.G. The firm of C. H. Bailey operated marine engine and ship-repair yards at Newport, Barry Docks and Cardiff around the turn of the last century. In this book, designed for their customers, 5,200 nautical terms are given in tabular form in English, with translations into German, French, Italian, Spanish and Norwegian. The work remains a useful source of information today. SHIPPING & ENGINEERING TERMS TRANSLATED INTO FIVE LANGUAGES.


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