Admirals Fremantle. First Edition in dustjacket


PARRY, Ann (ed.). Admirals Fremantle. London : Chatto & Windus, 1971. FirstEdition. Pp 286, including frontis. + 22 pp of plates with 1 pp chart and several maps to text. 8vo, red cloth, gilt to spine. The four distinguishedAdmirals Fremantle who are the subject of this book are: "[...] Thomas Fra ncis Fremantle (1765-1819) who was a close friend of Nelson, and one of hiscaptains both at Copenhagen and Trafalgar. His son, Charles Howe Fremantle (1800-1869) had a major port in Australia named after him, and was Flag Of ficer in charge at Balaklava during the Crimean War. [...] His nephew, Edmund Robert Fremantle (1836-1929), served as a commander in New Zealand at the time of the fierce wars with the Maoris of the 1860s, [...] Finally, Sidney Robert Fremantle (1867-1958) brings the story up to and beyond the FirstWorld War, during the course of which he held high posts both with the Fle et at sea and in the Admiralty." -from the dust jacket. Very good in rubbeddustjacket. 50.00

Title: Admirals Fremantle. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: PARRY, Ann (ed.) FREMANTLE, Thomas Francis, Admiral) NELSON, Horatio)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London, 1971, ISBN:070111603x:

Seller ID: 54287

Keywords: NAUTICAL UNITED KINGDOM NAVAL BIOGRAPHY BRITISH ROYAL NAVY ADMIRALS TRAFALGAR,