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British tar in fact and fiction

Charles N. Robinson

British tar in fact and fiction

the poetry, pathos, and humour of the sailor"s life

by Charles N. Robinson

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Published by Harper and brothers in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Defoe, Daniel, -- 1660 or 1-1731.,
  • Smollett, Tobias George.,
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Navy -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Front accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.

    Statementby 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.
    ContributionsLeyland, John.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., ix-xxiii, 520 p. :
    Number of Pages520
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19522057M

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