The Dispatches and Letters of Vice Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson, with Notes by Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas, GCMG. [Complete Set]

By: Nicolas (Sir N.H.) Editor. RP

Price: £55.00

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complete seven volume set, reprinted with stiff paper covers, in originalûbox as delivered and unread (heavy set).û(1) The First Volume. 1777 to 1794. 1845, l + 509pp, frontis portrait,ûfacsimile.û(2) The Second Volume. 1795 to 1797. 1845, xxviii + 495, frontis facsimile,û2 diags.û(3) The Third Volume. January 1798 to August 1799. 1845, xxxvi + 527pp,ûfrontis chart.û(4) The Fourth Volume. September 1799 to December 1801. 1845, xxxi + 542pp,ûfrontis chart.û(5) The Fifth Volume. January 1802 to April 1804. 1845, xxviii + 523pp.û(6) The Sixth Volume. May 1804, to July 1805. 1846, xxxv + 502pp.û(7) The Seventh Volume. August to October 1805. 1846, xxxii + 424 + ccxcpp,ûfrontis diag, engraved diag, index to the work. NMM Cat, Vol 2, Pt 1, entry 1009: In the preface to her 'Nelson'(1947),ûCarola Oman said that Nicolas 'remains today the Bible of the Nelsonûstudent'(See continuation of the above substantial entry).ûCowie, entry 144: This is the standard work of reference for Nelson'sûcorrespondence and the principal source from which his biographers haveûdrawn (and still do draw) their material. It contains 3,500 letters,ûincluding what are now the Nelson and Bridport Papers at the BritishûLibrary, but not the Nelson Papers at the Nelson Museum, Monmouth. He hadûto reprint the version of Nelson's letters to his wife and to the Duke ofûClarence given by Clarke and M'Arthur, although he suspected theirûeditorial faults.ûAJS: Attractive facsimile reprint. We acquired the remaining stock of thisûwork (originally published at œ126.00) and can now offer it at reducedûprice.

Title: The Dispatches and Letters of Vice Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson, with Notes by Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas, GCMG. [Complete Set]

Author Name: Nicolas (Sir N.H.) Editor. RP

Categories: Nelson/Hamiltons,

Publisher: 1844-1846, reprinted 2002,

kg: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 5591