Author:ARMSTRONG, Warren SEMMES, Raphael


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Cruise of a Corsair. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ARMSTRONG, Warren SEMMES, Raphael

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1963,:

Seller ID: 18341

ARMSTRONG, Warren. Cruise of a Corsair. London : Cassell, (1963). First Printing. Pp (8),[1]-207,(1) + frontispiece + . Illustrated. Double page chartin text. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Myron Smith, American Civil War Navies : A Bibliography 246. "The Alabama, a beautifully modelledthousand ton wooden barquentine, was built by the British firm of Laird's at Birkenhead in 1862. She had been commissioned by the Confederate States of America as a merchantman. And although suspicions were arroused as to her real purpose, she managed to escape the British Government's order for ... View more info