London: Evans Brothers, 1961, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Maps (1); Frontispiece portrait;
From the cover: The author joined the Royal Navy in 1905 at the age of fourteen and swallowed the anchor nearly forty years later after as gallant and eventful a career as few sailors can have had.
His story tells of life as a midshipman in the pre-1914 Navy and of shipping his second stripe two years before the outbreak of the First World War. Captain Agar went to North Russia at the time of the Revolution and afterwards to the Baltic in work for the British …
In the Cadet Edition series.
Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with little loss to the foot of the spine, now wrapped in a removable protective sleeve. Pages lightly age-tanned.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 191 pages. 8″ x 5¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I beguile you with my offerings from my intriguing Military Naval catalogue?