BARNETT, John. STAGG, H.W., frontis.
Title: Fighting Admirals. UK (Smith, Elder)
Publisher:  Smith, Elder & Co., London, 1910,
Seller ID: 105123
BARNETT, John. Fighting Admirals. With portraits, and a frontispiece from apicture by H.W. Stagg. London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1910. First thus printi ng. Pp. (4),v-viii,-309,(3), frontispiece, + 10 leaves of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, navy blue cloth, black lettering to front board, gilt letteringto spine, top edge dyed blue. Contents: "The King of the Sea" ; Raleigh's Last Voyage; Sir Richard Hawkins: "The Complete Seaman"; Cromwell's Admiral; Prince Rupert on the Sea; Sir Christopher Myngs; Sir Cloudesley Shovel; Benbow and His Last Fight; The Boom at Derry; Three of Rodney's Fights; A Straggler from a Forgotten Fight; "That Day at Navarino"; The Speedy and the Gamo. Front flyleaf removed, small bump near head of spine, boards a bit grubby, else very good. 40.00