Adventures Ashore & Afloat

London, Harrap, 1939, hardcover. This book covers the first twenty years of the author’s long naval career. Churchill’s two page forward has some interesting thoughts about the Pax Britannica at sea in the 19th Century when the Royal Navy ruled the seas. Navy (of course) cloth, 373 pages, index, photos. Woods B32, Cohen B65. Woods B32, Cohen B65.2 A tight bright copy, gilt bright, spotting on page edges, bookplate on pastedown. Item #13248

Price: $45.00