BOWEN, Frank C.
Title: Sea : Its History and Romance. Vol. I.
Publisher:  Halton & Truscott Smith, London , 0,
Seller ID: 88293
BOWEN, Frank C. The Sea : Its History and Romance. Vol. I. London : Halton & Truscott Smith, Ltd., n.d. [1920s]. Pp (4),1-308,+coloured frontis. Illustrated with Plates and Maps (some coloured, one folding). Index. 4to, blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Contents : 1. The Discovery of Britain. 2. Before the Conquest. 3. The Norman Conquerors and Their Successors. 4. The French Wars. 5. The Tudors. 6. The Spanish Menace. 7. The Navy and the Stuarts. 8. The Dutch War. 9. The Navy and the Restoration. 10. Ships andSeamen. 11. The Early Explorers. 12. The Beginning of Trade. 13. The Openi ng of the East. 14. Westward Ho! 15. Sea Rovers. Rubbed, wear to spine endsand corners, slightly cocked, black smoke darkening to edges, else good. V olume I (of 4) only 50.00