By: MURRAY, Geoffrey COLLINGWOOD, Admiral
Hutchinson, London, 1936,:
Seller ID: 16995
MURRAY, Geoffrey. The Life of Admiral Collingwood. With 24 Illustrations. London : Hutchinson & Co., (1936). First Edition. Pp (6),7-288,(20, publisher's ads dated 1936 ) + frontispiece + 23 plates. 8vo, dark blue cloth, giltlettering to spine. Cowie 300, NMM 2:410. A full, handsome biography of th is great officer's gruelling, largely unassisted rise to eminence during the Royal Navy's most portentous and glamourous era. Contents : Part I : 1. Stone and Sculptor. 2. He Goes to Sea. 3. Bunker Hill. 4. Nelson. 5. Cleaning Up. 6. Marriage. Part II : 1. Hide and Seek. 2. "The Glorious First o... View More...