|Trafalgar Refought Nelson Active Service Series 1905||
£35.00 plus postage (Included for UK.)
"Active Service Series"
Sir W. Laird Clowes & Alan H. Burgoyne
1905 Thomas Nelson and Sons, London etc.
A red decorated cloth bound book in Good Plus condition with gilt lettering to the spine and white lettering to front board. There is some fraying to top and bottom of spine and general shelf and use wear. The page block is clean and square and reasonably tight with a few browning spots and includes black and white illustrations,many tables and four fold-out tactical diagrams which are complete but with blind tears. The tissue guard is still on the frontispiece opposite the title page.
140 mm. x 195 mm. x 40 mm. Weight unwrapped 0.69 kilo
I. The Sailing of the " Victory,"
II. The Watching of Toulon,
III. Villeneuve's First Sally,
IV. The French Plans,
V. The Chase of Villeneuve,
VI. The Capture of the Diamond Rock,
VII. The Return from the West Indies,
VIII. The Resumption of the Command,
IX. The Rival Fleets,
X. Lord Nelson's Memorandum,
XI. Villeneuve's Dilemma,
XII. Villeneuve leaves Cadiz,
XIII. The Immortal Signal,
XIV. The Death of Nelson,
X V. Trafalgar,
Title page showing tissue guard over frontispiece