Download E-books Nautical Illustrations: 681 Royalty-Free Illustrations from Nineteenth-Century Sources (Dover Pictorial Archive) PDF

By Jim Harter

While this e-book is meant is meant for all who love boats, ships, historical past, and nautical lore, it's also designed as a definitive resource of top quality, royalty-free photos to be used by means of artists, image designers, computer publishers, advert corporations, and extra. This choice of 681 wooden engravings contains remarkable examples of a few of the world's most lovely boats and ships. one of many recognized vessels during this quantity are Columbus's ships, the Nina, Pinta, and Santa Maria; King Henry's VIII's Great Harry; the Pilgrim Fathers' Mayflower; Henry Hudson's Half Moon; King Charles I's Sovereign of the Seas; Captain Cook's Discovery; the HMS Bellerophon; Fulton's Clermont; and the Great Eastern. between well-known naval battles proven are the clash at Actium, the invasion of the Spanish Armada, Dutch-English engagements within the seventeenth century, Anson's Centurion taking pictures a Spanish treasure send, Nelson's victory at Trafalgar, Perry's triumph at Lake Erie, and the Civil battle ironclad contest among the Monitor and the Merrimac.
This quantity features a large choice of vessels: rowboats, funeral barges, Venetian gondolas, catamarans, local American canoes, chinese language junks, tugboats, canal boats, barges, yachts, brigs, barks, sloops, skiffs, catboats, different types of vessels used for fishing and whaling, ships in misery, and extra. There also are examples of nautically comparable fabric: navigational tools, diving matches and helmets, lighthouses, canal locks, dry docks, the Suez Canal, helmsmen, send captains, seamen at paintings, deck scenes, and interiors of boats. taken from infrequent assets — depict primitive canoes, a Roman galley, send figureheads, naval battles, dock scenes, lighthouses, pirate ships, steam-powered battleships, and a wealth of different matters. short captions establish photographs, that are prepared chronologically. gains over six hundred black-and-white illustrations from infrequent resources, prepared chronologically.

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Underwater terrors in America’s Civil battle. 332: Union sailors try to disarm accomplice barrel torpedoes, ca. 1862. 333: An early accomplice submarine meant to ruin the USS Minnesota, 1861. 334: Flotilla wearing common McClellan’s troops strolling back from the failed Peninsular crusade, 1862. 335: First strive against of ironclad ships, 1862; the Union computer screen vs. the Confedreate Merrimac. 336: Naval strive against off fortress Wright, within the Mississippi River, might eight, 1862. 337–340: Union Monitor-type ironclad vessels, 1862: the Onondaga, Passaic, Puritan, and Roanoke, respectively. 341: accomplice ironclad Arkansas engages Union flotilla, Yazoo River, 1862. 342: Vessel speaking messages among Admira1 Dahlgren and normal Sherman, 1864. 343: Sinking of accomplice Alabama by means of Union Kearsarge. 344: British ironclad Inconstant, ca. 1865. 345: ahead gun of French patrol boat, ca. 1886. 346: The video display, 1862. 347: French warship Tigre, ca. Eighteen Nineties. 348: French ironclad Solferino, 1863. 349, 350, 351: Diving helmets, ca. 1890. 352: American submarine Holland, 1898. 353, 354: View and component to French submarine Gymnote, 1888. 355: Submarine Nordenfeldt, 1888. 356–359, 363, 365: a number of sorts of anchors. 360: Le Goubet’s submarine, 1889. 361, 362: Unidentified experimental submarines. 364: Diver with attendant. 366: American submarine Pacificator, 1887. 367: French naval routines within the Mediterranean, 1888. New forms of armored warfare vessels, ca. Eighteen Nineties. 368: American cruiser Detroit. 369: Austro-Hungarian torpedo-cruiser Satellit. 370: American battleship Illinois. Heavy warships. 371: Austro-Hungary’s Erzherzog Karl, 1903. 372: USS Kansas, 1905. 373: USS Idaho, 1905. 374: Italy’s Vittorio Emanuele, 1904. 375: Japan’s Kashima, 1905. 376: Japan’s Mikasa, 1900. 377: Germany’s Kaiser Wilhelm II, 1897. 378: Dredge vessel, ca. 1865. 379–383, 386: Screw propellers displaying numerous varieties and mountings. 384: Dredge mechanism. 385: Dredge vessel, ca. 1890. Russian vessels. 387: Railway ferry for Volga River, 1895. 388: Suction and bucket dredger, 1897. 389, 390: Steam yachts, ca. Eighteen Nineties. 391: varieties of buoys. 392, 393: Tugboats, ca. Nineties. 394, 396: nice Lakes “whale-back” steamers, ca. Eighteen Nineties. 395: The Bazin wheel steamboat, ca. 1890. 397, 402: Electric-powered vessels, 398, 401: Steam launches. 399, four hundred: Petroleum-powered launches. 403: Barges at dock, ca. 1870s. 404: Loading from floating elevator, ca. 1870s. 405: Canal boat. 406: Flatboat, Mississippi River, ca. 1850s. 407: Canal lock. 408: Tug with grain vessels leaving Chicago, ca. 1880. 409: Canal scene in Holland, ca. 1880. 410: Tug and barges in Baltimore, ca. 1878. 411: Towing barges within the Erie Canal. 412: Canal lock in Henrichenburg, ca. Eighties. 413: Kanawha Canal, Richmond, Va. , ca. 1862. 414: Ohio River flatboat, ca. 1850s. 415: Ferrying French troops and wagons over Rhone River, ca. 1860s. 416: relocating sheep to a different pasture, ca. 1869. Racing schooner yachts. 417: ny pilot boat wish No. 1, 1866. 418: American yacht Sappho, 1869. 419: Deck of a schooner yacht, ca. 1870s. 420–422, 425: a variety of forms of yachts.

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