volume III – Opinions on the shipbuilding policy of the navy
by Sir Thomas Brassey.
Longmans, Green & Co., 1882.
good clean condition hardback in the original navy blue cloth gilt, a bit marked, and worn at the spine.
the third of a five volume set on various aspects of the late Victorian navy, this volume complete in itself and containing a wealth of contributions by naval officers, shipbuilders, naval architects, etc. on the state of naval shipbuilding in the latter part of the 19th century and the various classes of ships in the Royal Navy at that time. an important source work