HMS Victory: Her Construction, Career and Restoration :: Alan McGowan soon to be presented for sale on the first-class BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Caxton Editions, 2003, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Diagrams; Tables; List of sources; Illustrated endpapers and blanks; Glossary; Cutaways; Exploded drawings; 2-column text; Plans;
From the cover: HMS Victory is the worlds best-known warship. She was the flagship of Nelson at the battle of Trafalgar in 1805 and today lies at Portsmouth, still a commissioned vessel, where she is visited by thousands each year who marvel at her strength and beauty and her wonderful state of preservation after more than 200 years of life.
This has been achieved through the research and restoration lavished on…
Introduction by: Michael Boyce
Near Fine in Very Good Dustwrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper.
Matching Pictorial boards. [X] 222 pages. Index. 11¾” x 9¾”.
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