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HOUGH, Richard. The Big Battleship : or, The Curious Career of the H.M.S. Agincourt. London : Michael Joseph, (1966). First UK Printing. Pp. (12),13-167,(1), frontispiece + 14 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt letteringto spine. Richard Alexander 'Dick' Hough (b. May 15, 1922, Brighton - d. O ctober 7, 1999, London). "Before she finally sailed away in all her magnificence to join Admiral Jellicoe's Grand Fleet (and to dwarf many of her cohorts) [the Agincourt] had come close to bankrupting two nations, had been the prize in a tense international auction, and had been the object of admiration, affection, envy and despair." - from the dj. Very good in nicked, price-clipped dustjacket. 35.00
Title: Big Battleship : or, The Curious Career of the H.M.S. Agincourt. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher: Michael Joseph, London, 1966,:
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