By: ADMIRAL SIR R.H.BACON , KCB KCVO DSO.
LONDON, HODDER AND STOUGHTON: 1929
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: 122609
Condition: Very Good
Black Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine and dreadnaught crest to upper panels.250 x 160 mm approx. Vol I xxviii + 312pp Frontis + 22 other plates. Vol II viii + 328pp. Frontis + 14 other plates all as called for. First Edition 1st Printing of this biography of a most remarkable servant of the country who effected complete reorganization and rebuilding of the British Navy. VG no d/j's (Books - Light shelf wear and soiling. Previous owner name in ink to front free end paper of vol I and Book plates of subsequent owner (same family) to front paste downs of both vols-Sir John Barnes late Brit... View More...