The life of rodney.
London. Printed for James Carpenter and Son, 1836. New edition.
8vo. xvi, 283pp, . With an engraved portrait frontispiece, extra-illustrated with two engraved plates. Contemporary gilt-tooled black morocco, A.E.G. Rubbed. Silk endpapers, armorial plate depicting Rodney's coat-of-arms pasted to head of p.1, engraved portrait of Captain Bazeley pasted to foot of p.89, lightly foxed.
An account of the life of British Royal Navy officer George Brydges Rodney, Baron Rodney (1719-1792); remembered primarily for his command during the American War of Independence, and his victory over French forces at the Battle of the Saintes in 1782. The work was first printed in two volumes in 1830.£ 200.00 Antiquates Ref: 15331