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MILES, Edmund. An Epitome, Historical and Statistical, descriptive of the Royal Naval Service of England, London: Ackermann, 1841, 8°, FIRST EDITION, 8 hand-coloured engraved plates by N. Fielding after Knell, 14 hand-coloured wood-engraved flags (occasional light spotting), original red roan-backed pictorial cloth gilt with stern of ship design incorporating title on upper cover (corners rubbed). [Abbey Life 339]

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MILES, Edmund. An Epitome, Historical and Statistical, descriptive of the Royal Naval Service of England, London: Ackermann, 1841, 8°, FIRST EDITION, 8 hand-coloured engraved plates by N. Fielding after Knell, 14 hand-coloured wood-engraved flags (occasional light spotting), original red roan-backed pictorial cloth gilt with stern of ship design incorporating title on upper cover (corners rubbed). [Abbey Life 339]
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Wm. Barron, May 1841 (inscription on title)
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