Title: Mariners' Meal Times & Other Daily Details of life on board a sailing ship
Author: Una A. Robertson
Illustrator: Mary K. Stewart
Description: Staple-bound in printed card covers. Shows very slight handling, else fine. Unmarked. Many illustrations. 55 pages. 21 x 15 cm.
A survey of the conditions of the sailor's life on board British ships during the period of the Napoleonic Wars and the period immediately following (roughly 1780-1830). Published by the HMS Unicorn Preservation Society in Dundee, Scotland.
- The Unicorn Preservation Society
- The Men & Their Daily Routine
- Clothing - Messing Arrangements
- Mess Traps
- The Ship's Galley
- The Ship's Cook
- The Purser
- Tinned Foods
- Storage of Provisions
- Provisioning on the Wing
- Livestock on Board
- Water Supplies
- Health, Hygiene and Scurvy
- The Wardroom
- The Captain's Food
- The Captain's Table Money and Entertaining
- Food for Thought
- Meal Patterns in the 18th Century
- Notes on the Illustrations
Binding: Staple bound soft cover
Condition: Near Fine
Publisher: Unicorn Preservation Society
Place: Dundee [Scotland]
Keywords: seafaring, nautical, British, 1800's,
1 business day
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.