By Henry Newbolt
London   Longmans, Green, and Co.
7.5" by 5.5" xii, 307pp.
A finely bound first edition of this illustrated collection of true stories from the seas by Henry Newbolt, bound by Bickers & Son.
By Henry Newbolt

1914 The Book of the Blue Sea

London   Longmans, Green, and Co.
7.5" by 5.5" xii, 307pp.
A finely bound first edition of this illustrated collection of true stories from the seas by Henry Newbolt, bound by Bickers & Son.
£170.00
: 0.75kgs / : 905T95

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Colour Plates, Fine Binding, First Edition, Illustrated, Leather Binding

First edition. Illustrated with a colour frontispiece, seven colour plates, and thirty-two black-and-white images in the text. Collated complete. A collection of stories of real naval life in the days of Nelson, with sketches of sea service and sea fights, and records of the careers of the boys who became men upon these ships. Written by Sir Henry John Newbolt, an English poet, novelist and historian. Illustrated by Norman Wilkinson, a British artist and marine painter. Bound by Bickers & Son, Leicester.

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Bound in full tree calf with gilt. Externally, excellent. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very bright and clean throughout. Bound by Bickers & Son, Leicester.

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