STORY OF LIGHTHOUSES LIGHTSHIPS & LIFEBOATS a Vintage Ladybird Book from the Achievements Series 601. Matte Hardback 1971.
"This Vintage Ladybird Book tells the story of the development of the lighthouse, lightships and lifeboats which ensure our safety at sea. It describes the efforts to warn ships in danger - from the days of beacon fires to the modern automatic lighthouse."
"We learn of the importance of lightships and - not least - are reminded of the courage of the life-boatmen who voluntarily risk their lives to help others in distress."
Published: Wills & Hepworth Ltd. First published in 1968, this edition is from around 1971.
Price: 15p Net.
Boards: Matt, Very good - tiny rubs at the corners.
Spine: Very good - light rubs at the top and at the base, a little rubbing on the long back edge.
Overall: Very good condition, 9/10, pre-owned.
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