INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE EXERCISE AND SERVICE OF GREAT GUNS On Board Her Majesty's Ships

By: Admiralty, The

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119pp. Original cloth boards. The first edition of this book was pub. in 1843 and had 64pp. This 'second ediiton' has 119pp and the later 1853 had 215pp. A rare issue with two interesting hand written notes on a loosely insert cards by Lieutenant Adjutant James Long. Errata slip bound-in and some marginal notes and end-paper notes all contemporary to the book. Interesting cutlas and pike instructions etc. Please email for photos.

TITLE: INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE EXERCISE AND SERVICE OF GREAT GUNS On Board Her Majesty's Ships

Author Name: Admiralty, The

Categories: Nautical & Maritime,

Edition: second Edition

Publisher: London, W.Clowes and Sons, 14 Charing Cross: 1847

Binding: hard back

Book Condition: V.g.

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: N277