Greenwich Hospital, A Series of Naval Sketches, Descriptive of the Life of a Man-of-War's Man. With Illustrations by George Cruikshank

By: (Matthew Henry Barker) An OId Sailor

Price: $400.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Quarter green morocco over marbled boards with 5 raised bands, gilt particulars to spine. 12 hand-colored hors texte illustrations by Cruikshank, as well as black and white woodcuts in text throughout. Image transfer from plate to adjacent text page. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown, John Wallace Skinner, and Edward J. Roe in ink to title page. General wear to exterior (see image), and occasional spotting to pages. 200 pp. 8 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches. First Edition.

Title: Greenwich Hospital, A Series of Naval Sketches, Descriptive of the Life of a Man-of-War's Man. With Illustrations by George Cruikshank

Author Name: (Matthew Henry Barker) An OId Sailor

Illustrator: George Cruikshank

Categories: Illustrated Literature, Naval & Maritime History, Antiquarian,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, James Robins and Co., Joseph Robins: 1826

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 5527