HMSO, 1905.311 pages. numerous illustrations, including tinted and coloured lithograph plates.
good condition hardback in the original binding. cloth lightly soiled. end-papers grubby, with notes to the rear end-paper. HMSO stamp to title-page.
the standard 19th-century manual, re-written for this new edition by Lt. Cecil H. Fox, RN, of HMS 'Impregnable'.