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Culver, Henry B. (Henry Brundage) 1869-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 96 publications in 1 language and 1,519 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: VM15, 623.82
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Most widely held works by Henry B Culver
The book of old ships and something of their evolution and romance : wherein will be found drawings and descriptions of many varieties of vessels, both long and round, showing their development from most remote times; the portraiture of their progress, their garnishment, etc., etc., together with divers dissertations upon the origins of shipping; also an appendix wherein will be discovered to the inquisitive much information appertaining to the ancient uses and customs of the sea and mariners by Henry B Culver( Book )

57 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noted maritime artist Gordon Grant has created 80 line illustrations of some of history's most important sailing ships, beginning with an Egyptian galley (c. 1600 B.C.) and ending with a five-masted clipper ship of 1921. In between the reader will find a Roman trireme, a Viking longship, a 16th-century caravel, an East Indiaman of 1750, a New Bedford whaling bark, and dozens of lesser-known vessels
Forty famous ships : their beginning, their life histories, their ultimate fate; being a collection of short, pleasant and diverting dissertations anent the several vessels therein comprehended, all of which have played their parts, some large, some small, in the great world drama of the sea, in acts of strife & in peaceful scenes, from the early Christian era to the present day ; how and why they gained their great reputations; and sundry facts relative to their dimensions, rigging, furniture, etc., etc., etc. ; based upon the accounts of reputable and reliable authorities, both ancient and modern, and devoid of technical or tiresome refinements ... by Henry B Culver( Book )

14 editions published between 1935 and 1938 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Being a collection of short, pleasant and diverting dissertations anent the several vessels therein comprehended, all of which have played their parts, some large, some small, in the great world drama of the sea, in acts of strife & in peaceful scenes, from the early Christian era to the present day. How and why they gained their great reputations; and sundry facts relative to their dimensions, rigging furniture, etc., etc., etc.; based upon the accounts of reputable and reliable authorities, both ancient and modern, and devoid of technical or tiresome refinements
The book of old ships, by henry b. culver by Henry B Culver( Book )

2 editions published between 1924 and 1935 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary scale models of vessels of the seventeenth century by Henry B Culver( Book )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The Book of Old Ships and something of their evolution and romance ... Illustrated with a variety of original designs ... drawn by Gordon Grant, etc.] by Henry B Culver( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relation of water conservation to the sportsman : address delivered by Henry B. Culver at the annual convention of the league held at Elmira, December 5, 1913 by Henry B Culver( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Some ship models in the collection of Colonel Henry H Rogers by Henry B Culver( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Cuckfield Park models lent by Colonel H.H. Rogers by Henry B Culver( )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Forty famous ships, their beginnings, their life histories, their ultimate fate ... : The whole accurately and instructively delineated ... by Gordon Grant by Henry B Culver( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contemporary scale models of vessels of the XVIIth century, being a collection of illustrations of authentic productions of the modelmaker's art of that period by Henry B Culver( Book )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of old ships and something of their evolution and romance ... showing their development from most remote times by Henry B Culver( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The book of old ships and something of their evolution and romance : wherein will be found drawings and descriptions of many varieties of vessels, both long and round, showing their development from most remote times; the portraiture of their progress, their garnishment, etc., etc., together with divers dissertations upon the origins of shipping; also an appendix wherein will be discovered to the inquisitive much information appertaining to the ancient uses and customs of the sea and mariners
Alternative Names
Brundage Culver, Henry 1869-

Culver, Henry B. 1869-

Culver, Henry B. b. 1869

Culver, Henry B. (Henry Brundage), b. 1869

Culver, Henry Brundage 1869-

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English (94)

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