Letters and Papers Relating to the First Dutch War 1652 - 1654. Six Volume Set Plus Corrigenda

By: Gardiner, Samuel Rawson / Atkinson, CT (Editors)

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6 volume set plus corrigenda. xx +431pp; xvi + 388pp; xviii + 452 + 4pp; xiv + 396 + ivpp; xvi + 429pp; xiv + 379 + 7pp; 34pp. Folding map, tables. All volumes blue buckram over white buckram boards, gilt decoration to front panel. Boards grubby in places, some rubbing to edges, mainly to head/tail of spine of volume V, sunning to spine of volume VI; general browning/foxing to contents, a few marks, slight hinge weakening in places but overall a tight set. Occasional annotation, mainly pencil, to rear endpaper of volume 1 plus occasionally to text, and occasionally in red pencil. Overall a Good tight set with the important Corrigenda. All 6 volumes bear the bookplate of Admiral David Norris to the front pastedown. (Norris was in command of the Persian Gulf and British Naval Forces on the Caspian between 1918-19, and he was also in charge of the British Naval Mission to Persia in 1920-21. The attractive bookplate shows a map of the Caspian Sea and North Persia). All Volumes and Corrigenda published between 1899 and 1931, and represent Volumes XIII, XVII, XXX, XXXVII, XLI and LXVI in the series of publications by the Navy Records Society. Very heavy set, approx 6.5kg, UK shipping at standard rates, overseas at cost.

Title: Letters and Papers Relating to the First Dutch War 1652 - 1654. Six Volume Set Plus Corrigenda

Author Name: Gardiner, Samuel Rawson / Atkinson, CT (Editors)

Categories: Military History - Pre WW1, Naval History - Pre WW1, Antiquarian,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, The Navy Records Society: 1899

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 018178

Keywords: Europe European History Holland Netherlands First Dutch War