Aft – from the Hawsehole, sixty-two years of sailors’ evolution
Lt. Comm. Henry D. Capper
London, Faber & Gwyer, 1927.
an interesting volume of naval reminiscences from the later decades of the 19th and early 20th centuries, includes much on everyday life and social conditions in the Royal Navy, and also includes a five year period as Ordnance Officer on the Australian Station.
royal navy, naval history
1st edition. ppxv 267. 7 illustrations from photos.
good clean condition hardback in the original binding – the light blue cloth a little grubby.
from the library of the Cruising Association