My Naval Career and Travels. First Edition

By: SEYMOUR, Edward H., Right Hon. Sir, Admiral of the Fleet

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SEYMOUR, Edward H., Right Hon. Sir, Admiral of the Fleet. My Naval Career and Travels. London : Smith, Elder & Co., 1911. First Edition. Pp [i]-xvi,1-[429],(3), frontis portrait + 8 plates. Index.. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Memoirs of this Victorian officer, with extensive reflections on his long service in China. Contents : 1. H.M.S. Encounter. 2. H.M.S. Terrible. 3. H.M.S. Terrible (continued). 4. H.M.S. Terrible(continued). 5. H.M.S. Cruizer. 6. H.M.S. Calcutta. 7. H.M.S. Pique, Merse y, and Imperieuse. 8. H.M.S. Chesapeake, Cowper, and Waterman. 9. H.M.S. Sphinx and Imperieuse. 10. Flag-Lieutenant. 11. The Mazinthien. 12. The Coastguard. 13. H.M.S. Growler. 14. Commander – H.M.S. Lively – Captain. 15. H.M.S. Orontes. 16. Captain. 17. H.M.S. Ibis. 18. H.M.S. Inflexible. 19. Captain – H.M.S. Oregon – Captain. 20. Flag-Captain – Naval Reserves. 21. Rear-Admiral. 22. Rear-Admiral (continued). 23. Rear-Admiral (continued). 24. Second in Command Channel Squadron. 25. Second in Command Channel Squadron (continued). 26. Admiral-Superintendent of Naval Reserves. 27. China Command. 28. China Command (continued). 29. China Command (continued). 30. China Command (continued). 31. China Command (continued). 32. China Command (continued). 33. China Command (continued). 34. Admiral. 35. Plymouth Command. 36. Admiral of the Fleet. 37. Admiral of the Fleet (continued). 38. H.M.S. Inflexible and New York. 39. Envoi. Light wear to spine ends and corners, slight bubbling to cloth, penned name and note to endpapers, browning to endpapers, some foxing to fore-edge and frontis tissue guard, else very good. 120.00

Title: My Naval Career and Travels. First Edition

Author Name: SEYMOUR, Edward H., Right Hon. Sir, Admiral of the Fleet

Categories: 79,

Publisher: Smith, Elder, London, 1911,:

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Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL UNITED KINGDOM CHINESE BIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHIES HISTORY CHINA 19TH BRITISH ENGLISH NAVY ROYAL ADMIRALS,