The Mariners of England and their Deeds of Daring - Shore and Sea or Stories of Great Vikings and Sea Captains - 1896/1897

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The Mariners of England and their Deeds of Daring - Shore and Sea or Stories of Great Vikings and Sea Captains - 1896/1897
Illustrated, Transport, War history - Quantity: 2 - Book

I have here for sale two beautifuly decorated cloth books, on Naval History.
From the early discoveries of the Vikings, to the English battles with the Spanish Armada. The glory of Nelson, Walter Raleigh, etc.. All illustrated with many black and white plates.

1.
The Mariners of England and their Deeds of Daring - Adams, W H Davenport
Published by London: Gall & Inglis - undated - Bookplate dated, 1896

VG HB in red cloth bevelled boards, with rose, gilt and floral decoration in black, plus oval inset vignette. 192pp with engraved plates. Book is sound and tight. 19 x 14 cm


2.
Shore and Sea (or Stories of Great Vikings and Sea Captains)
Adams, W.H. Davenport - 1897 - Published by Hodder & Stoughton

Red cloth hardcover with gilt titling to spine, with colour picture affixed to front board. 348 pp with 4page publisher's catalogue at rear. Illustrated with frontis piece and other plates throughout text. Floral endpapers. Contents include stories of The Northmen in America, The Norse Sea Kings, Sebastion Cabot etc. Generally in very good condition. 19 x 14 cm

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Illustrated, Transport, War history
Author/ Illustrator
The Mariners of England and their Deeds of Daring
Book Title
Shore and Sea or Stories of Great Vikings and Sea Captains
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1896
Publication year youngest item
1897
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
540
Dimensions
19×14 cm
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