Rawson, Geoffrey, Ed. (Prof. Michael Lewis, Notes)

Nelson's Letters from the Leeward Islands and Other Original Documents in the Public Record Office and the British Museum

Published: London: The Golden Cockerel Press

Date: 1953

Half dark blue leather binding, with paler blue boards. This was a high quality binding by Asprey of London. Not known for their binding, they are nevertheless one of London’s premium leather retailers. Attractive marbled end papers. Number 205 of 300. Designed and produced by Christopher Sandford. Composition by John Roberts Press. Beautiful engravings by Geoffrey Wales. 4to. 73/4” x 121/2”

73 numbered pages plus colophon / limitation page

Woodcut engravings.

A little rubbing to dark blue leather spine. Otherwise clean. A touch of darkening to very page edges. Overall a decent copy.



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