Public Stores and Treasure sunk in HMS Thetis, by Capt T Dickinson

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A Narrative of the Operations for the Recovery of Public Stores and Treasure sunk in HMS Thetis at Cape Frio on the coast of Brazil on the 5th December 1830
Captain Thomas Dickinson RN

Hardback. No jacket. Cover heavily worn and label on spine almost eroded. Corners worn through to boards. Bookseller’s stickers on inside front cover which is also inscribed ‘Chas. Edwin H Shand’ Front endpaper heavily discoloured. Inscribed ‘Abraham Darby 1836’. Foxing on several pages throughout the book.

Considering this book is over 180 years old it is in fairly good condition. Inside pages in much better condition than the cover.

191 pages
A few B&W engravings including a fold-out
146 mm x 230 mm (approx. 5.75 in x 9 in)
1836, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Longman, London

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Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 24 × 18 × 3 cm