Sidgwick and Jackson, London, 1947,: 1947
(NELSON, Horatio). CAPES, Renalt. Poseidon : A Personal Study of Admiral Lord Nelson
. London : Sidgwick and Jackson Limited, (1947). First Edition. Pp(6),vii-viii,(2),3-206 + portrait frontispiece + 5 plates. 8vo, blue cloth , gilt lettering to spine.
An early and, on the whole, quite sensible examination of the private life of the great man. The chief focus is on the "sins" he committed with Emma Hamilton, but these are balanced with an appreciation of her own incipient greatest, and with a subtle psychological portrait of the hero himself.
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