Nelson. First Edition in dustjacket

By: NELSON, Horatio BRYANT, Arthur.

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(NELSON, Horatio). BRYANT, Arthur. Nelson. London : Collins, (1970). First Printing. Pp. (8),[9]-173,(3) + colour frontispiece + 9 leaves of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettered red title block to spine. Cowie 193. A profusely illustrated popular biography of the greatest of navalheroes. "The Battle of the Nile, the Battle of the Baltic, Nelson's pursui t of VIlleneuve across the Atlantic, and of course Trafalgar, rank among the most dramatic and decisive of all naval engagements. Yet at the same timeas Sir Arthur's flowing prose brings these great events richly to life, he also paints a convincing portrait of Nelson himself, both in his moments o f disappointment and in his high peaks of triumph." - from the dust jacket.1. First Beginnings; 2. The Nile; 3. The Battle of the Baltic; 4. The Purs uit of Villeneuve; 5. Trafalgar. With bibliography and index. Very good in nicked dustjacket. 40.00

Title: Nelson. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: NELSON, Horatio BRYANT, Arthur.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Collins, London, 1970,:

Seller ID: 45931

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