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FITZGERALD, C.C. Penrose, Admiral. From Sail to Steam: Naval Recollections,1878-1905. L: Edward Arnold, 1916. Pp 303. Illustrated. 8vo, ribbed blue c loth, gilt to spine. Memoirs of a Royal Navy officer from the height of thePax Britannica. "I trust...that I may claim you as an old friend who will indulgently accompany me upon a few more cruises, in Her Majesty's ships, to various quarters of the globe, to show the flag, police the seas, and maintain that very real but rather indescribable thing we call British prestige." -from the Preface. Ex-library, cloth blistered, rubbed, discard stamp, else vg. 80.00
Title: From Sail to Steam : Naval Recollections, 1878-1905. ex-lib.
Publisher: Edward Arnold, 1916,:
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