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Lives of the British Admirals: Containing an Accurate Naval History, from the Earliest Periods. With a Continuation down to the Year 1779 Including the Naval Transactions of the Late and present War, and an Account of the Recent Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere Written under the Inspection of Doctor Berkenhout. The Whole Illustrated with Correct Maps; and Frontispieces Engraved From Original Designs
London: Printed for Alexander Donaldson. 1779, London: Alexander Donaldson. Four volumes complete. [vi, v], 578pp; [iv], 558pp; [ii], 520pp; [v], 513pp. 8vo. New free endpapers. A very good set rebound in quarter calf, raised & gilt banded spines, red and black morocco labels, small gilt decorations in each compartment. 6 maps with 1 map repaired in volume II and IV - see photos. A very good set in very good condition with maps of the West Indies, North and South America, Asia etc. Condition Report Externally Spine very good condition lovely patina. Joints very good condition. Corners very good condition. Boards very good condition. Page edges good condition. See above and photos. Internally Hinges very good condition solid. Front paste down good condition inscriptions. Front free end paper good condition. Title good condition some foxing. Pages good condition some foxing. Binding very good condition. See photos [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Louis88Books [Andover, United Kingdom]
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