Title: The Life and Letters of Admiral Cornwallis
Publisher: Robert Holden & Co., London
Publication Date: 1927
Book Condition: Fair
Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket
Edition: First Edition.
Ex-library "W.H. Smith & Son's Circulating Library". Library stamps and markings. Quite heavy rubbing to edges of spine and boards. 2/3" open tear to cloth at top of rear joint. Corners of boards knocked. 1/4" chip to cloth at tail corner of front board. Foxing to page edges. Gutter broken at front endpaper. Split to gutter between frontis and title page. Scuffing and shelf marks to lower page edges. ; 527,  pages + frontis + 7 plates. Blue cloth boards. Small gilt illustration to front board. Page dimensions: 217 x 136mm. Contents: Foreword by Earl Beatty; Author's Foreword; 1755-1776 From Midshipman to Post-Captain; 1777-1789 From Post-Captain to Commodore: American War of Indepence and War with France and Spain; 1789-1793 From Commodore to Rear-Admiral: In Command of East India Squadron - War with France Renewed; 1794-1800 From Rear-Admiral to Admiral; 1801-1802 First Blockade of Brest; 1803-1819 The Second Blockade of Brest and Final Retirement; Index.; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 6051
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