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The Great Dutch Admirals.

£25.00

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351 pages. With 11 b/w engravings, by Townly Green. List of illustrations: facing p. 10 Heemskerk's sailors attacked by bears; p. 17 The slaughter of the bear; p. 38 "Boys, follow me into the boats"; p. 62 "Will you not revenge my father's death?"; p. 95 Battle between Tromp and Blake off Dover; p. 128 Tromp and De With settling the plan of battle; p. 150 The flushing people staring at De Ruyter on the top of the church tower; p. 182 Capture of Nyborg (from and Old Dutch engraving); p. 233 De Witt and De Ruyter consulting the map of London; p. 255 "Does anyone know the Admiral's handwriting?"; p. 303 The English boarding the "Phoenix". Bound in dark green cloth on hard boards, the front cover bears a fine motif with flowers and a gilted vessel, the flower motif is repeated on the spine. The border of the pages is gilted on all sides. Book in very good condition, endpapers have a vegetable pattern and are foxed, an initial endpage is partly torn away (but the title is still readble). The illustration now facing the frontispiece is indicated in the list of illustration as standing opposite p. 10.

Item details

Author(s):
De Liefde, Jacob
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
5 " x 7 1/2"
Edition:
Seventh
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
351
Publisher:
Swan Sonnenschein & Co
Title:
The Great Dutch Admirals. 7th edition. With Eleven Illustrations by Townly Green and others

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351 pages. With 11 b/w engravings, by Townly Green. List of illustrations: facing p. 10 Heemskerk's sailors attacked by bears; p. 17 The slaughter of the bear; p. 38 "Boys, follow me into the boats"; p. 62 "Will you not revenge my father's death?"; p. 95 Battle between Tromp and Blake off Dover; p. 128 Tromp and De With settling the plan of battle; p. 150 The flushing people staring at De Ruyter on the top of the church tower; p. 182 Capture of Nyborg (from and Old Dutch engraving); p. 233 De Witt and De Ruyter consulting the map of London; p. 255 "Does anyone know the Admiral's handwriting?"; p. 303 The English boarding the "Phoenix". Bound in dark green cloth on hard boards, the front cover bears a fine motif with flowers and a gilted vessel, the flower motif is repeated on the spine. The border of the pages is gilted on all sides. Book in very good condition, endpapers have a vegetable pattern and are foxed, an initial endpage is partly torn away (but the title is still readble). The illustration now facing the frontispiece is indicated in the list of illustration as standing opposite p. 10.

Author(s):
De Liefde, Jacob
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
5 " x 7 1/2"
Edition:
Seventh
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
351
Publisher:
Swan Sonnenschein & Co
Title:
The Great Dutch Admirals. 7th edition. With Eleven Illustrations by Townly Green and others

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