some light foxing to page edges, but a good clean hardback set in the dust-jackets, a little rubbed and worn
sadly, never completed, but still an invaluable reference work, providing thousands of annotated descriptions of the National Maritime Museum library's holdings under the following subject headings: Voyages & Travel. Biography (2 vols). Atlases & Cartography (2 vols). Piracy & Privateering. Naval History (Part one - the Middle Ages to 1815).