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128pp, 100 illus, large format (28.5cm x 21cm), decorated cloth with giltûembossed title to front board, original cloth slipcase, this is one of aûspecial limited issue, 100 numbered copies, signed by the present Prinz vonûHohenzollern-Emden to commemorate the seventy fifth anniversary of the lastûcruise of the SMS Emden 31.VII.1914-9.XI.1914. With a presentationûbookplate, with four original 70 cent postage stamps issued by the Cocosû(Keeling) Islands showing (1) HMAS Sydney (2) SMS Emden (3) SMS Emden SteamûLaunch (4) Naval Crest HMAS Sydney. AJS: Published to mark the 75th anniversary of the final battle inûNovember 1914, when the Emden was caught by the cruiser Sydney...the Emdenûhad by this time sunk 16 British ships.
Title: Emden The Last Cruise of the Chivalrous Raider 1914.
Categories: Foreign Navies,
Publisher: 1989, limited edition 100 copies,
kg: 1.00 kg
Seller ID: 1193