Place Published: New York
Publisher: McCarty and White
Date Published: 1810
Binding: Hard Cover
EARLY NEW YORK EDITION IN ORIGINAL FULL LEATHER.
18cm x 11cm, (6.75" - 3.75"), v, , -p.274, appendix to p.312, Original binding of full brown leather with red label and gilt type on spine. Spine edge along front board is starting to crack but attached. General wear to boards. Browning to endpapers. Foxing throughout - type readable. Hand colored frontispiece portrait (not professionally done) of Nelson. Fold out map present (p.90) but with 2” tear at bottom into the river. 1/4” tear in page effecting type. on p.305 to p.312. Overall condition is good. 1810 edition of Nelson's famed memoir.
Charnock was a naval volunteer, and his work is based largely on letters he had collected for a general naval history, many of which were supplied by Captain William Locker. Cowie #129
Good. Item #1312