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Universal signals simply and intelligibly displayed ; in symbols of black and white: or an alphabetical table of general intercourse, with geographical notes of reference, as connected with ships, colonies, and commerce / by Vice Admiral Charles Ekins
Bib ID 8079881
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Author
Ekins, Charles, Sir, 1768-1855, author
 
Online Versions
Description London : Thomas Curson Hansard, 1838 
approximately 104 pages, 1 unnumbered folded leaf of plate : illustrations ; 23 cm 
Summary

"A system of maritime signals devised by Sir Charles Ekins, presented with many hundreds of examples of how it might be applied throughout the seas and oceans of the world, in particular in the Australian colonies and in the islands of the Pacific"--Vendor note.

Notes

National Library of Australia's copy has annotations on leaf of plate and on title page. The title page reads "A specimen of Sir William Parker no. one to be read first"

National Library of Australia's copy has the National Maritime Museum's bookplate and cancellation stamp on cover verso, and a later bookplate of Louis Roeder on folding plate verso

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2337937481

Subjects Signals and signaling.  |  Flags.
Other authors/contributors Hansard, T. C. (Thomas Curson), 1776-1833
Also Titled

Signals by day in symbols of black & white

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