By David Pulvertaft
Lavishly illustrated with a lot formerly unpublished fabric, the booklet explores the wide variety of topics that have been represented at the bows in their Majesties’ Ships and recounts a few of the tales that have been informed approximately them.
The narrative is complemented through a listing that gives a short description of every surviving figurehead, each one carver’s layout drawing with its resource and reference quantity in addition to these send plans and modern types that express the figurehead’s element. this mix makes the booklet valuable to quite a lot of historians, researchers and somebody with an curiosity in Britain’s maritime past.
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