"The British Navy: it's strength, resources, and administration. Volume 1, part 1: Shipbuilding for the purposes of War
Longmans, Green and Co. London, 1882, 1st edition. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, no dustwrapper. 9.75ins x 6.5ins, xxxvii, (i), 621pp, 2pp adverts plus colour frontis, 24pp plates and 14 folding plans. Also 300+ figures within the text. Bookplate of the Army & Navy Club to the front pastedown. Inscription on bookplate saying book was presented by the author. Book has been rebound with the original spine laid down. The spine is very scuffed and the gilt lettering is rubbed and worn. VG contents in a sound binding, but not very attractive. Nb heavy book (1.9kg pre-packing), overseas customers please contact seller for postage quote.
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Book number: 45142
GBP 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 57.25 US$ 70.07 | JP¥ 7457]