THE UNFORTUNATE SHIP, The Story of H.M. Troopship Birkenhead

By: Kerr, J. Lennox

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The story of the sinking of H.M Troopship Birkenhead "off the cost (sic) of South Africa in 1852 with the loss of over four hundred officers and men." Navy (of course) cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 190 pages (including postscript, index), map end papers, illustrated, wraparound dust jacket by Bailey. Light general wear, in lightly edgeworn dust jacket w/sticker pull to spine, several 1"-and-shorter edge tears, unusual triangular tear to left portion of front cover, general wear. Jacket in protective mylar sleeve.

Title: THE UNFORTUNATE SHIP, The Story of H.M. Troopship Birkenhead

Author Name: Kerr, J. Lennox

Categories: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1960

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair to Good

Size: Small Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 016943

Keywords: NOISBN, J. Lennox Kerr, troopship, troopships, Birkenhead, South Africa, nautical history, Royal Navy, Bailey