Offered for sale by: Carrick White Ltd

Alfred H Shirley (Petty Officer telegraphy) H.M.S. Fox in the East Indies 1908-1910 , Oxford: Oxford: Horace Hart, 1910.

First UK Edition. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall HB. "Printed for private Circulation". Grubby dark-blue cloth boards with still bright gilt lettering to faded spine. Boards have slight wear to edges, joints and corners. Frontis (b&w photo illus of HMS Fox) at Muscat) is loose and ragged around its edges. 256 pages. incl. 6 out of 8 b&w illus. are present although some loose (so two are missing) and 2 in-text maps (Somaliland and Gulf of Oman). There is a table at the back giving arms and ammo captured during 1909/10 so it seems that one of their objectives was to stop gun-running.. Book tight and clean. (Book ref. 004804 )  £ 80.00

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Offered for sale by: Carrick White Ltd
Contact: Barry M Carrick-White
Address: Beechcroft
Marine Drive
West Looe
PL13 2DJ
Phone: 01503 265348
Returns: Accepted, within 14 days of despatch, for substantial errors in the book description, or for damage during delivery.
Shipping: Shipping and if deemed necessary, insurance cost is in addition to book price, so to be agreed via email or tel. during order enquiry. It will be fair & related to delivery service required, weight & destination.
Payment: Payment in advance via:- UK Postal Order ; UK Sterling Cheque written on a UK High Street Bank a/c ; Paypal in UK Sterling. However, for expensive items I require payment by Bank-to-Bank Transfer net of any transfer or currency exchange fees.
Specialities: Cookery, Kent, Occult, History & Cats WW1 WW2
Status: Bookdealer
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