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The Naval chronicle. Volume I. From January to June by  John RUSSELL - First - 1799 - from Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books and Biblio.com

The Naval chronicle. Volume I. From January to June

by RUSSELL, John

Condition: Near Fine


1799 1st ed Naval Chronicle England Royal Navy Ships Napoleonic Wars Nassau MAPS

The Naval Chronicle was a British periodicals that was published beginning in 1799. Its focus was to provide information on the Royal Navy, particularly biographical sketches of important figures, histories, news, and other essays on nautical subjects.

This illustrated first issue features impressive engraved views of important sea battles, city and harbor views, and portraits. Other pertinent information a biographical sketch of Earl Howe, state of the Royal Navy, a memoir of Lord Hood, and a chronological list of naval battles and events in 1799.

Item number: #6799

Price: $499

RUSSELL, John

The Naval chronicle. Volume I. From January to June

London: published by Bunney & Gold, 1799. First edition.

Details:

· Collation: Complete with all pages

o iv, iv, [12], 544

o 6 engraved plates remaining

· Language: English

· Binding: Leather; tight & secure

· Size: ~9.5in X 6in (24cm x 15cm)

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  • Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6799
  • Title: The Naval chronicle. Volume I. From January to June
  • Author: RUSSELL, John
  • Format/binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Bunney & Gold
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1799
  • Keywords: 1799 1st ed Naval Chronicle England Royal Navy Ships Napoleonic Wars Nassau MAPS rare, antique, old, first edition, 1st state, provenance, signed, inscribed, dust jacket, vellum, manuscript, engravings, illustrations, leather, plates, maps, antiquarian

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