Will Not We Fear: The Story of H.M. Submarine ‘Seal’ :: C. E. T. Warren & James Benson soon to be presented for sale on the fantastic BookLovers of Bath web site!
London & New York: White Lion Publishers, 1973, Hardback in dust wrapper.
First edition thus, first published Harrap, 1961. Includes: Black & white photographs (plates); Black & white drawings;
From the cover: It was on a difficult and dangerous line-laying mission in the Kattegat that H.M. Submarine Seal was involved in one of the strangest, lost frightening, and most heroic-ily stirring episodes of the Second World War. This is the full story, based on eyewitness accounts and official records, and told in dramatic detail by authors who were themselves submariners.
Under the command of Lt.-Commander Rupert Lonsdale, the 1520-ton Seal neared her target area to fi…
Introduction by: R. P. Lonsdale
Good in Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper which is a little scuffed and faded. Price clipped. Leans. Minor age-toning to the lining papers. Previous owners’ name to the first blank. Two small newspaper clippings relating to Londsdale pasted to the title page. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 228 pages. 8¾” x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Military Naval catalogue?