Author:By a Traveller. [Kirwan (A.V.)]

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The Ports, Arsenals, and Dockyards of France.

By: By a Traveller. [Kirwan (A.V.)]

Price: £350.00

Publisher: 1861,

Seller ID: 466


xx + 299pp, frontis chart, later half calf (1960s), bookplate, an attractiveûcopy. AJS: Published anonymously, however, the author was in fact Andrew Kirwan.ûA study of the progress made and now making (1840) by our nearestûneighbour, and most formidable as well as implacable rival...i.e theûFrench. The bookplate is that of the Royal Artillery Regimental Library.ûThe author visited Harvre, Cherbourg, Brest, Port Louis, L'Orient,ûRochefort, Marseilles, Toulon, Boulo... View more info