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108pp, frontis, large folding plate, sketch, large format (26.5cm x 19.5cm),ûattractive production, original pale blue cloth. NMM Cat, Vol 5, Pt 1, entry 1798: Particularly of the Glorious First ofûJune Action. Appendices include: (1) List of French ships taken; (2) Fullûcasualties in the British fleet; (3) Howe's despatch of 2 June to theûAdmiralty; (4) Full list of officers in each ship which took part; (5) TheûFrench line of battle; (6) Reproduction of Jean Bon Saint-Andre's journalûentry for 1 June on board Le Montagne.ûAJS: A contemporary account of Lord Howe's victory over the French fleetûunder Admiral Villaret-Joyeuse in the Glorious First of June action, 1794,ûand the events before and after.ûThe work is enhanced by the large folding engraved plate which shews theûdispositions and tactics of the opposing fleets during the course of theûaction. The text also contains a full list of officers on board each ofûthe thirty-eight British ships present, from the flagship, QueenûCharlotte, 100, to the Ranger, cutter.
Title: A Narrative of the Proceedings of His Majestys Fleet Under the Command of Earl Howe from 2nd May to 2nd June 1794.
Publisher: 1796 rp 1971,
kg: 1.00 kg
Seller ID: 889