WALES AND THE SEA FISHERIES. Amgueddfa Genedlaethol Cymru / National Museum of Wales

By: Matheson, Colin

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Wales, U.K.: National Museum of Wales and the Press Board of The University of Wales, 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Octavo, printed brown wraps. The head of the spine is torn & the tail is lightly chipped. vii & 100 pp. Illustrated in B&W with frontispiece, 11 plates & full-page & textual diagrams & drawings. There is staining to the fore-edge & to the front edges of several pages. Good.

First edition.

"In the following pages the Keeper of Zoology in the National Museum of Wales gives some account of the sea fisheries as prosecuted in Wales, both in their present-day aspect and from the historical standpoint....The accounts of the deep-sea trawling industry, as carried on from Milford, Swansea, and Cardiff, and of various other modern aspects of the subject, are based largely on Mr. Matheson's personal experience, obtained in part when collecting marine material for the Department of Zoology...." [from the Preface]. First Edition.

Title: WALES AND THE SEA FISHERIES. Amgueddfa Genedlaethol Cymru / National Museum of Wales

Author Name: Matheson, Colin

Categories: Naval & Maritime,

Publisher: Wales, U.K.: National Museum of Wales and the Press Board of The University of Wales, 1929.: 1929.

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 1898

Keywords: MARITIME; MARINE; ZOOLOGY; INDUSTRY; FISHERIES; WELSH; WALES; SEA FISHERIES; TRAWLING; DEEP--SEA FISHING; COLIN MATHESON; ILLUSTRATIONS; PLATES; FIRST EDITION; 1ST EDITION.