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NAVY SHIPS EXPENSES 1848 TO 1863.
London -1863 1858 - Small folio; Unique bound volume comprising a number of "Blue" parliamentary papers relating to the building converting and repairing of shjiper of Her Majesty's Navy in the early to mid Victorian period. Comprising : Copy of Report of the Surveyor of the Navy respecting the alleged unneccessary Alterations of Her Majesty's Ships during the last Eleven Years and on the Votes and Expenditure under Votes Nos. 8,9, and 10 of the Navy Estimates during the same period.London 1859. 8pp. BOUND WITH: An Account, showing the Expenses incurred on Her Majesty's Ships Building, Converting, Repairing, Fitting, &c, during the Financial Year 1859-60. London 1861. 29pp. BOUND WITH : An Account, showing the Expenses incurred on Her Majesty's Ships Building, Converting, Repairing, Fitting, & c., during the Financial Year 1860-61. London 1862. 43pp. BOUND WITH : Annual Account "of Expense of Ships, 1861-62". London 1863. 83pp. BOUND WITH : Annual Account "of Expense of Ships, 1862-63". London 1864. 90pp. Each section bears a manuscript foredge index tab, attractively done in either red or black ink. Contemporarily bound in half calf, marbled sides, red lettering piece to upper board, black lettering piece to the plain spine. Slight wear or rubbing. G-VG condition. Six reports bound togther, all are scarce, and containing a mine of information on an aspect of the Royal Navy not available elsewhere.
      [Bookseller: Neil Summersgill Ltd ABA,PBFA,ILAB.]
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