Creators And Destroyers Of The English Navy.
Bound in original black cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has edge wear and some small tears; otherwise a very good copy.
As related by the state papers domestic.
8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. xii + 212 pp.
Illustrated by 16 pages of plates. Pictorial endpapers. Decorated by publisher's device on title page.
A study of the English navy based on the State Papers Domestic from 1550. it covers the period from Queen Elizabeth to Charles II, including the Commonwealth navy. Evelyn Berckman (1900-78) was a US author, best known for her detective fiction and Gothic horror novels, who also published four titles on English naval history
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