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CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Romance of Sea Rovers : An Account of the Stirring Adventures of Sea Rovers from the Times of the Pheonicians, Egyptians & Vikings, through the Elizabethan & All Other Eras of Maritime Roving Down tothe Present Day. London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, MDCCCCXXVIII [1928 ]. Pp. (10),11-,(11) of ads, frontispiece, + 15 leaves of black and white plates, with more line drawings to text. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial blue cloth with white lettering to front board and spine, gilt decoration to spine. Contents: 1. The Earliest Sea Rovers; 2. Sea Roving in the Mediterranean; 3. The Viking Sea Rovers; 4. Mediaeval Sea Rovers; 5. A Famous Sea Rover; 6-7. Sea Roving with the Elizabethan Seamen; 8. Sea Roving in the Seventeenth Century; 9. Sea Roving with Anson; 10. Voyaging with Captain Cook; 11. Privateering in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries; 12. American Privateers; 13. Sea Roving in the Days of Oak and Hemp; 14-16. Sea Roving inthe Smuggling Days; 17. Sea Roving in the Golden Age of the Sailing Ship; 18. The Cruise of the Emden; 19-20. The Cruise of the Seeadler; 21. How theBritish Merchantman Romaed the Seas in Wartime; 22. The Tramp Steamer: The Great Sea Rover Always; 23. How the Sailing Ship Still Roams the Sea; 24-2 5. Sea Rovers of To-day in Small Sailing Craft. CHAPTER 11 FORCIBLY REMOVED(pp. 125-134; cut out with scissors), but otherwise a bright, tight, clean copy. As is. 25.00
Title: Romance of Sea Rovers : An Account of the Stirring Adventures of Sea Roversfrom the Times of the Pheonicians, Egyptians & Vikings, through the Elizab ethan & All Other Eras of Maritime Roving Down to the Present Day. AS IS.
Publisher: Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., London, 1928,:
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