A Book of Ships  by  Charles Mitchell

A Book of Ships by Charles Mitchell


King Penguin number K3. First edition published September 1941.

Card covers, with price obliterated (by Penguin Books) on rear cover. [Note: the first six King Penguins were published with either overlapping boards (like a normal hardback book) or with flush-cut thick card covers.]

No dustwrapper (as published). [Note: the first editions of King Penguins up to K46 (1948) did not have dustwrappers. When (if) they were reprinted after 1948 they had wrappers.]

Covers and spine clean, with hinges slightly rubbed in places.

Text pages, colour plates and other illustrations clean. 

No inscription.

The photographs form part of this description.

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