The Gallant Action (off the Isle of Man) where the brave Capt. Elliot Defeated and Took the Marshall Belleisle

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The Gallant Action (off the Isle of Man) where the brave Capt. Elliot Defeated and Took the Marshall Belleisle
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The Gallant Action (off the Isle of Man) where the brave Capt. Elliot Defeated and Took the Marshall Belleisle

Place Published: [London]
Publisher: Printed for T. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yd JohnRobt. Sayer at the Golden BuckHeny. Parker & Eliz. Baken'ell
Date Published:
Binding: No binding
Condition: Good-
Book Id: 3267

Description

circa 1760. Very early edition. This hand-coloured engraving was trimmed to the edges 292mm x 441mm ( 11 1/2" x 17 3/8") and mounted to a dark card stock. The English only title was mounted on the reverse on the reverse of the dark mounted card. The trimmed mounted engraving has wear to the corners causing some minor rounding. There is surface dirt and soiling on the engraving more so on the sky area.

Good- condition. National Marine Museum one copy Full inscription..

Frans. Swain Pinxt.

The Gallant Action (off the Isle of Man.) where the Brave Capt. Elliot Defeated & took the Marshall Belleisle, Commanded by the Famous Thurot

and two other French Ships of War the 28th of February 1760

Brilliant Capt. Loggie ….. Guns 30 - Men 240 Pallas Capt. Clements Guns 36 - Men 240

Le Terpsichore Capt. Defravandois …. Guns 26 - Men 300 La Blonde Capt. La Kayee Guns 32 - Men 400

Printed for T. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yd John

Robt. Sayer at the Golden Buck

Heny. Parker & Eliz. Baken'ell


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