(Germany), 1st.ed, 1975. 198 pp., profusely illustrated with photographs, (some cold.) Hessian ; brown lettering. 31 x 29cm. Nr.FINE. Card tipped-in addressed to the late Gordon Tufnell of Liverpool ; signed and inscribed by the author, with a real, postcard-size photo of the 4-masted barque L’AVENIR. A pictorial study of European square-riggers as depicted on early 20th century postcards, includes many views of shipwrecks, vessels large and small in ports and harbours, school-ships and training vessels, ships at sea under sail, square-riggers in rivers, in dock etc. Brief German captions and richly illustrated with hundreds of photographs.