PELLY, Henry, Admiral Sir.
Title: 300,000 Sea Miles : An Autobiography.
Publisher:  Chatto and Windus, London , 1938,
Seller ID: 94765
PELLY, Henry, Admiral Sir. 300,000 Sea Miles : An Autobiography. London : Chatto and Windus, 1938. First Edition. Pp [i]-xi,(1),1-222,(2), port. frontis. + 7 leaves of plates + 1 folding plan. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt signature to front board, top edge dyed blue. Contents : Preface. The Far East. The West Indies. The South Seas. The Royal Yachts. The Channel and Mediterranean. More or Less a Civilian. H.M.S. Tiger – First Year. H.M.S. Tiger – Second Year. Portsmouth. Egypt and the Red Sea. Gibraltar. Light rubbing to boards, some sparse spotting to fore-edge, occasional marginal smudging with a couple foxed spots to a few of the plates, else very good. Lacking dj. With an inked note to title page regarding Admiral Pelly's passing in 1942. Very scarce. 200.00