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FREWEN, Oswald. Sailor's Soliloquy. Edited by G.P. Griggs. L.: Hutchinson, (1961). Pp 260, frontis. + 10 p. of plates. 8vo, grey cloth. A naval autobiography of Frewen (1887-1958), a cousin of Winston Churchill. Part One is amemoir of the years 1887 to 1910, with chapters including 3. H.M.S. Britan nia - Dartmouth; 5. Junior-midshipman Time; 6. H.M.S. Hannibal and Prince George; 7. H.M.S. Bulwark; 8. Feminine Influence on Senior Officers; 9. Royalties, Vesuvius and a War-scare; 14. Small- and Big-ship Navies; 15. Qualifying for Navigator; 16. Assistant Navigator; 17. Joining H.M.S. Dwarf; 18. H.M.S. Dwarf, West Coast of Africa. Part Two is Frewen's 1910 diary. With aconcluding note by Leigh Holman and an index. Boards a little splayed, sho rt tear toi title page else vg. 40.00 .
Title: Sailor's Soliloquy. 1st ed, no dj
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