2 edition of British tar in fact and fiction found in the catalog.
British tar in fact and fiction
Charles N. Robinson
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|Statement||by Charles Napier Robinson with introductory chapters on the place of the sea officer and seaman in naval history and historical literature, by John Leyland. Illustrated with frontispiece in colour andabout one hundred and thirty reproductions of old prints, engravings, and woodcuts depicting the character, costume, and customs of the sailor afloat and ashore, as described by the historians, the poets, the novelists and the playwrights.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||3 p. l., ix-xxiii, 520 p. :|
|Number of Pages||520|
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