The Admiralty Chart. British Naval Hydrography in the Nineteenth Century


Published by Hollis & Carter, London/Sydney/Toronto, 1967
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Pp. 388, illustrated with 9 pages of plates, 12 maps. Soiled dust wrapper, chipped with nicks at the tips, slightly rubbed, with short closed tears to rear panel. "Vancouver, Flinders, Franklin, Beaufort, Darwin, Wharton figure prominently in these pages, for the history of the Admiralty Hydrographic Department and the Surveying Service tells the story of many of the greatest scientists and explorers who kept Britain in the forefront of nineteenth-century discovery." - dj flap. Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory # 18270

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Title: The Admiralty Chart. British Naval ...

Publisher: Hollis & Carter, London/Sydney/Toronto

Publication Date: 1967

Binding: Grey Cloth

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good +

Edition: First Edition.

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