Lloyd's Book of House Flags & Funnels of the Principal Steamship Lines of the World, and the House Flags of Various Lines of Sailing Vessels - Anon.London: Published for the Committee of Lloyd's by Spottiswoode & Co., Ltd., 1904, Hardback.
Condition: Poor. Boards and spine knocked and dulled. Upper board near detached. Text complete, clean and tight but a little age-tanned with scattered spotting, some of which affects a few of the flags.
Uncommon in this, the apparent first, edition, although reprints from 1905 & 1912 are more widely available. Pages i-xviii: Index to House Flags and Funnels
Pages i-iii second sequence index to House Flags and Funnels Supplementary List No. 1
Pages 10-69 Funnels and House Flags of Steam Vessels
Pages 70-74a House Flags of Sailing Vessels and Other Flags with blank pages (blank flag and funnel templates) following
Pages i-iii index to Night Signals
Pages 1-28 Distinguishing Night Signals of Steamship Lines
Pages 1-26 Advertisements
Size: 9¾" x 6". Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine & Upper Board. [XVIII, III] 9,58,12,927  pages.