LIVES OF THE ADMIRALS, and other Eminent British Seamen. Containing Their Personal Histories and a Detail of all their Public Services, Including a New and accurate Naval History from the earliest Account of Time;
London.J. and H. Pemberton. 1742. and, clearly proving by continued Series of Facts, our uninterrupted Clam to, and Enjoyment of the Dominion of our SEAS. Interspersed with many curious Passages relating to our Discoveries, Plantations, and Commerce. The whole supported throughout by proper authorities. Four volumes. Contemporary full calf, gilt with red labels. Octavo. First edition. Some wear to heads of spine; bookplates; else an excellent set.