A NAVAL HISTORY OF THE WAR 1914-1918. Henry Newbolt.
A NAVAL HISTORY OF THE WAR 1914-1918.

A NAVAL HISTORY OF THE WAR 1914-1918.

Pp. xii+350, 8 maps (7 folding, one full page), index; dark blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt (quite faded and dulled), small anchor device in blind at centre of upper board, the boards lightly marked and worn, spine cloth darkened and slightly creased, edges rubbed; bottom edges uncut; the free endpapers heavily offset, a couple of the preliminary leaves misbound (half-title after title page, list of maps & plans before contents page), hinge starting near centre, scattered light foxing and soiling; Hodder & Stoughton, London, n.d.[1920?]. First edition? *From the library of Sydney bibliophile David Levine, with his bookplate on upper pastedown. Poet, novelist and historian Sir Henry Newbolt (1862-1938) was comptroller of wireless and cables during World War I. Item #147682

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