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1 STEELE, Gordon, Commander Story of the Worcester. UK in dj.
George G. Harrap, London, 1962, 
STEELE, Gordon, Commander. The Story of the Worcester. [Foreword by Reginald G. Grout]. London: George G. Harrap, (1962). First Printing. Pp. (4),[5]-256, frontis., + 6 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "It was in 1861 that a meeting was called...to discuss theestablishment of a school-ship on the Thames for the education of boys wis hing to become officers in the Merchant Service. As a result of this meeting funds were collected and the Admiralty agreed to the loan of the 50-gun frigate Worcester, of 1,500 tons. Now, a hundred years later, the man who was Captain Superintendent from 1929 to 1957 tells the story of the three ships which have served the College- the last officers' training college in the United Kingdom to carry on its work afloat." -from the dj. Very good in lightly rubbed, spine chipped, unclipped dust jacket. 25.00

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