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The Royal Navy by H.Lawrence Swinburne - Signed First Edition - 1907 - from Wadard Books PBFA (SKU: 16967)

The Royal Navy

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The Royal Navy

by H.Lawrence Swinburne

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About This Item

London: A&C Black, 1907. xx, 378pp, index. 61 full page illustrations in colour captioned to tissues, 51 of which are by Norman Wilkinson 1878-1971 and 10 of costumes by J.Jellico. An owners inscription to the pastedown reads 'This is signed by author and great marine artist Norman Wilkinson, see title page.' The title page bears Norman Wilkinsons signature dated 3.5. '57 which would suggest that it was belated signed at the request of the then owner.. Signed by Illustrator. First Edition. Publishers Decorated Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Norman Wilkinson. 228x160mm.


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Wadard Books PBFA GB (GB)
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The Royal Navy
H.Lawrence Swinburne
Norman Wilkinson
Book condition
Used - Very Good
First Edition
A&C Black
Place of Publication
Date published
A&C Black 20/- Series

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The shop of Wadard Books is located in a listed 17th century timber framed building in the historic Kentish village of Farningham. The business is named after Wadard, one of Farningham's Domesday landlords, a henchman of Bishop Odo and featured on the Bayeaux tapestry.


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