Figureheads

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Figureheads: On the Bow of the Ship: A brief guide to ships' figureheads explores their histories and traditions. An illustrated guide containing 60 examples from the National Maritime Museum, home to the world’s largest collection of figureheads. With a selection of short in-focus studies, the book looks at mythology, memorial, gender, empire, politics and literature surrounding these unique carvings.

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