Under the Black Horse Flag' Annals of the Weld Family and Some of Its Branches

By: Anderson, Isabel

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Original red cloth on boards. Laid in are two clippings, both obituaries for Larz Anderson, prominent businessman and husband of the author, who was herself a well-educated and prolific writer. Mrs. Anderson was a granddaughter of William Fletcher Weld, owner of the largest fleet of merchant ships in America following the Civil War. She married into the Perkins Family, also notable in the shipping business. A thoroughly absorbing family and business history by a trained writer. 291 pp.

Title: Under the Black Horse Flag' Annals of the Weld Family and Some of Its Branches

Author Name: Anderson, Isabel

Illustrator: Photos

Categories: Biography, Maritime,

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1926

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good Plus to Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005408

Keywords: NOISBN Ships. Shipping. Navy.