(reprinted 1886)by authority of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty London, printed by Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1886.344 pages. numerous engraving illustrations and four colour plates of flags.
good condition hardback recased into the original binding, with new end-papers. binding lightly creased and soiled.
title-page and following leaf supplied in facsimile form.
a scarce Victorian training manual for boys serving on Royal Navy training ships, written in a question and answer form