L. Harrison, Publisher, London for James Jenkins
The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817. London for J. Jenkins [1816-1817]
4° (340 x 275mm). Etched and engraved uncoloured title by W. Bartlett, 55 fine hand-coloured aquatint plates by T. Sutherland, J. Bailey and J. Jeakes, after T. Whitcombe and N. Pocock of naval battles and actions including Battle of Trafalgar-Oct 21st 1805; View of Gibraltar; Capture of La Cleopatre, June 18th-1793; Capture of La Reunion-Oct. 21st, 1793; Destruction of the French fleet at Toulon, Dec 18th, 1793; Capture of La Pomone, L'Engagement a La Babet, April 23rd, 1794; Capture of the Castor, May 29th, 1794; Lord Howe in the Queen Charlotte, breaking the enemy's line, May 20th, 1794; Lord Howe's Victory, June 1st, 1794; Capture of La Pique- Jan.5th, 1795; Lord Hotham's action, March 14th, 1795; Capture of La Gloire, April 10th, 1795; Capture of La Prevoyante and La Raison, May 17th, 1795; Lord Bridport's action off port L'Orient, June 23rd, 1795; Capture of La Minerve, June 24th, 1795; Capture of the Mahonesa, Oct. 13th, 1795; Capture of La Proserpine -June 13th, 1795; Capture of La Tribune-June 8th, 1795; Capture of La Desius, Nov. 25th, 1796; Battle of Cape St. Vincent, Feb. 14th, 1797; Capture of L'Hercule, April 20th, 1797; Action off Camperdown, Oct. 11th, 1797; Capture of La Nereide, Dec. 21st, 1797; Capture of La Confiante-May 31st, 1798; Capture of the Dorothea July 15th, 1798; Capture of the Liguria, Aug. 7th. 1798; Battle of the Nile, Aug. 1st, 1798; Capture of La Loire, Oct. 18th, 1798; Capture of L'Immortalite, Oct. 20th, 1798; Capture of the Furie & Waakzamheid, Oct. 23rd, 1798; Capture of La Forte, Feb 28th, 1799; Capture of La Vestale, Aug. 20th, 1799; Cutting out the Ermione from the harbour of Porto Cavallo, Oct. 26th, 1799; Capture of La Desiree- July 7th, 1800; Capture of La Vengeance- Aug. 21st, 1800; Destruction of the Danish fleet before Copenhagen, April 2nd, 1801; Battle off Cabareta Point-July 12th, 1801; Capture of La Chifonne, Aug. 19th, 1801; Capture & Destruction of four Spanish frigates, Oct. 5th, 1804; Sir Robt. Calder's action, July 22nd, 1805; Commencement of the Battle of Trafalgar-Oct 21st, 1805; Sir Richard's Strachen's action, Nov. 4th, 1805; Sir J.T. Duckworth's Action off St. Domingo, Feb. 6th, 1806; Capture of the Maria Riggersbergen Oct. 18th, 1806; Capture of the Badere Zaffer, July 6th, 1808; Destruction of the French fleet in Basque roads-April 12th, 1809; Capture of Le Sparviere, May 3rd. 1810; Capture of the Island of Banda, Aug. 9th, 1810; Capture of the Chesapeake, June 1st, 1813; Capture of the Argus, Aug 14th, 1813; Capture of La Clorinde, Feb 26th, 1814; Bombardment of Algiers, Aug 27th, 1816; With introduction of the rise and progress of the Royal Navy, a list of plates, all with names of ships and names of the killed and wounded. (Some light browning and foxing, one plate with small repaired tear and some with tears to edges.) ) Modern binding, the spine in 5 compartments, titled in one.