A Voyage up The Mediterranean in His Majesty's Ship The Swiftsure, One of the Squadron Under the Command of Rear-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson, K.B. now Viscount and Baron Nelson of the Nile and Duke of Bronte in Sicily, with a Description of the Battle of the Nile on the First of August 1798 and a Detail of events that occurred subsequent to the battle in various parts of the Mediterranean.

By: Willyams, Rev. Cooper.

Price: £1,250.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


30x25cm approx, Folio with presumed original leather covered boards with gilt tooling to borders, possible newer spine bound under board leather, five raised bands, gilt titles and details including gilt stamped ships and date to foot, board edges rubbed with some leather loss to corners presumed original marbled endpapers with previous owners bookplates, repairs to internal hinges done with similar marbled paper, browning to edges of prelims, all edges marbled in Very Good condition commensurate with age.. First edition, pp xxiii, 309, Dedication with the Earl of St. Vincent's Arms engraved, 43 sepia toned plates including a fold out chart of the Mediterranean. A first hand account of the Mediterranean voyage that led to the Battle of the Nile in 1798. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 3KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.

Title: A Voyage up The Mediterranean in His Majesty's Ship The Swiftsure, One of the Squadron Under the Command of Rear-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson, K.B. now Viscount and Baron Nelson of the Nile and Duke of Bronte in Sicily, with a Description of the Battle of the Nile on the First of August 1798 and a Detail of events that occurred subsequent to the battle in various parts of the Mediterranean.

Author Name: Willyams, Rev. Cooper.

Categories: Maritime, History, Military History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, T. Bensley, Bolt Court for J. White, Horace's Head, Fleet Street.: 1802

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 004455

Keywords: Nelson, Horation Nelson, Naval, Military, Adventure, Exploration, History, British Empire, Battle of the Nile,