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RN Adm Raigersfeld 1771-1844 Memoir 1928 Carr Laughton
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THE LIFE OF A SEA OFFICER
Jeffrey Baron de Raigersfeld
Rear Admiral of The Red


With Introduction and Notes by
L. G. Carr Laughton

Privately printed around 1830
Published in the SEAFARER'S LIBRARY 1929
Cassell & Co. Ltd., London

£25.00 + P & P

A mottled brown cloth covered book; spine ends lightly bumped; corners sharp; page block is sound and tight marred only by some brown spotting - a few pages are badly affected but the majority are clean. Ink wording to top of front paste down. VERY GOOD condition.

Contents

  • Preface
  • First Voyage
  • Second Voyage
  • Third Voyage
  • Fourth Voyage
  • Fifth Voyage
  • Sixth Voyage
  • Seventh Voyage
  • Eighth Voyage
  • Ninth Voyage
  • Index .

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

  1. Sea Scene, from a painting by Admiral Raigersfeld
  2. Admiral Lord Collingwood
  3. The Midshipman's Introduction to the Berth
  4. H.M.S. Victory, in the Downs, 1791
  5. Sailors Carousing in the Long Room at Portsmouth
  6. Uniforms of Naval Officers in Nelson's Time
  7. Napoleon on Board H.M.S. Bellerophon, in Plymouth Sound
  8. H.M.S. Wolverine

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