This sale is for a
vintage hardback FIRST EDITION entitled “British
Seamen,” by David Mathew, with 8
plates in COLOUR and 26 illustrations in black and white.
It was published
by Collins, of London,
in MCMXXXXIII and is the 1943 FIRST EDITION.
Capture of Gibraltar, 1704
Action Off Lagos,
18th August, 1759
Between the Nymph and the Cleopatra, 10th June, 1793
Glorious First of June’: Lord Howe’s Victory, 1794
The Battle of Copenhagen,
2nd April, 1802
Victory Firing a Royal Salute in Portsmouth
Harbour on the Queen’s
Escort in Attack, 1941
Ark Royal Built at Deptford in 1587
of the West Indies
Lord Howard of Effingham, Later Earl of Nottingham
Deane, General at Sea
Montagu, Earl of Sandwich
Battle of Solebay, 28th May, 1672
Clowdisley Shovell, Admiral of the Fleet
Lord George Graham
Hon. Edward Boscawen
Jervis, Earl of St. Vincent, Admiral of the
Viscount Nelson, Vice-Admiral of the White
Queen Victoria’s Review of the Fleet at Spithead,
Warrior: The First British Ironclad
German Fleet at Scapa, 1918
The book measures
9 inches x 6.5 inches and has 48 pages + colour plates.
The book is in
good neat condition for its age, with wear and tears/chips to the original
dust-jacket, a previous owner’s name at the front and no other ink or pencil
markings in the book. The binding is
good with no loose or missing pages.
illustrated vintage FIRST EDITION.
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