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Frederick Muller Limited London. First Edition 1960. This is the story of a great shipping line, the romance, the excitement, humanity and humour, all make for an absorbing story. The intrigue of empire building intertwined with the business dealings of the founding fathers of P & O The founding genius Arthur Anderson, Brodie MGhie Willcox, and Captain Richard Bourne, R.N. whose City of Dublin Line provided the sinews of Peninsular Company. The most enterprising of P & O directors and the man most responsible for the longevity of the company was The Earl of Inchcape his securing of the vital mail contracts and the concurrent expansion of the passenger trade, ensured profitability for the P & O for a major period of its 150 years. Illustrated with 25 photographs of ships, events and ports and Directors. Tatty dust covers over blue cloth covered end boards. Foxed front end papers. 220 mm x 145 mm. 255pp.