Drake's Drum and other Songs of the Sea. Signed ltd ed.

By: NEWBOLT, Henry McCORMICK, A.D.

Price: $450.00

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NEWBOLT, Henry. Drake's Drum and other Songs of the Sea. With Illustrationsin Colour by A.D. McCormick. (L): Hodder and Stoughton, [ca. 1905]. Pp 143 , tipped-in frontis., [11] leaves tipped-in plates. Small 4to, vellum covered boards, t.e.g. Number 16 of an edition limited to 250 copies signed by the artist. A splendidly-illustrated deluxe edition of Newbolt's stirring and doughty naval verse. Contents include "Drake's Drum"; "Songs of the Fleet"; "Ode for Trafalgar Day, 1905"; "The Hundredth Year"; "The Fighting Téméraire"; "Admirals All"; "San Stefano"; "Hawke"; "The Bright Medusa"; "The Old Superb"; "The Quarter-Gunner's Yarn"; "Northumberland"; "Craven"; "Messmates"; "The Death of Admiral Blake"; "The Sailing of the Long-Ships"; "Homeward Bound". Inner hinges broken, split to spine internally, boards splayed,very light but persistent foxing, nicks to edges of ffep, else vg. 450.00

Title: Drake's Drum and other Songs of the Sea. Signed ltd ed.

Author Name: NEWBOLT, Henry McCORMICK, A.D.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, 1905,:

Seller ID: 42537

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL LITERATURE POETRY UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND ENGLISH BRITISH ILLUSTRATED ,