Publisher:William Morrow and Company, New York, 1977
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
William Morrow and Company, 1977, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
272 pp., last blank, list of maps, introduction by author, notes, selected bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Illustrated endpapers, showing a montage of Galleons. Illustrated title page, showing HMS "Superb" painted by F. H. Mason. Within the text there are 16 pages of coloured illustrations and 100 black and white illustrations and seven maps. Dull red boards with gilt writing on the spine. Rubbing it to all corners of the book and softening to the head and heel of spine. Some dust marks to the top paper edge. Illustrated dust wrapper, showing a painting of the battle of Jutland, with three illustrations of three different admirals, with black and white writing on the front panel and spine. The corners of the dust wrapper are slightly rubbed and there are three tears to the top dustwrapper edge and one to the bottom. "In The Great Admirals' Richard Hough has set the careers of 21 of the greatest commanders of maritime history within their historical contexts.". - from the fund fold over blurb. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History ; Maritime ; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 0688031838. ISBN/EAN: 9780688031831. Inventory No: 0101342.