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The Battle of The Plate

£34.99

Product description

Dedicated 'Best wishes from the author Campbell' on the fly title page. Blue cloth hard covers with titles on the spine, spine is sunned and titles are faded. Spine is also bumped at the top and base and is worn along the front hinge; it also has a shelf lean. Illustrated endpapers with a map of the route of ships from the Falkland Islands. Front hinge is cracked after the first free endpaper but otherwise the binding is sound. Foxing spots on the title pages and the fore edge. Previous owner name written in red on the fly title page above the dedication by the author. Numerous black & white photographic illustrations. This is the story of the battle of the River Plate, the brilliant naval action which led to the scuttling of the Graf Spee and its dramatic sequel in which three hundred British seamen were rescued from the German prison ship Altmark.

Item details

Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Campbell, A B
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1941
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
Herbert Jenkins

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About this item

Dedicated 'Best wishes from the author Campbell' on the fly title page. Blue cloth hard covers with titles on the spine, spine is sunned and titles are faded. Spine is also bumped at the top and base and is worn along the front hinge; it also has a shelf lean. Illustrated endpapers with a map of the route of ships from the Falkland Islands. Front hinge is cracked after the first free endpaper but otherwise the binding is sound. Foxing spots on the title pages and the fore edge. Previous owner name written in red on the fly title page above the dedication by the author. Numerous black & white photographic illustrations. This is the story of the battle of the River Plate, the brilliant naval action which led to the scuttling of the Graf Spee and its dramatic sequel in which three hundred British seamen were rescued from the German prison ship Altmark.

Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Campbell, A B
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1941
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
Herbert Jenkins

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