THE NAVAL HISTORY OF GREAT BRITAIN, from the declaration of…

THE NAVAL HISTORY OF GREAT BRITAIN, from the declaration of war by France in 1793 to the accession of George IV. A New Edition, with Additions and Notes. In six volumes.

London.Richard Bentley, 1859. Vol' I: lvi, 456pp: Vol' II: viii, 483pp: Vol' III: x, 510pp; Vol IV: vii, 410pp; Vol V: viii, 458pp. Black & white plans. All volumes have folding tables at the back of the book, and an engraved frontispiece, some with tissue guards. Original blue cloth, gilt. 8vo. Bindings a little rubbed and bumped at the extremities; heads and tails a little pulled with some minor damage. All vol's a little cocked and splitting slightly at inner hinges. Vol's I and VI have spotting to the frontispiece; vol' I has a small bookseller's label to front free end-paper; one folding table in Vol' VI has some spotting in the margin where it stands proud of the text block. Vol' V has signature: " Cap. Poland R.N." on front end paste-down. Texts are clean Very good copies.

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