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London: J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd., 1948. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 1401; VG-/G; ivory spine with black text; mylar wraps; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor chipping to edges; cloth has lightly sunned boards; minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1916. 1st American edition. Octavo. VG/no DJ - hardback. Green spine with gold text/title; caulked spine with sticker residue on the lower half; bookplate on front pastedown; part of adhesive still on front free end page; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned but mostly clean. Pp. 203.
Suffolk, England: Antique Collectors' Club, 1984. First Edition. Small Quarto; pp 304; VG/VG-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior, light wear to edges, price clipped flap, sunned rear; cloth has white paper and mylar wraps to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block has very slight smudges to exterior edges; interior clean.
Gwernaffield, UK: Adit Publications, 2003. Small quarto; pp 82; G/paperback; light blue spine with blue text; covers have slight wear to exterior; light toning toward edges; sticker residue to rear; text block has minimal toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
Park Ridge, NJ: Noyes Press, 1980. Large Octavo; pp 148; VG/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight toning to spine and edges; minor wear to edges; cloth has light wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - Criticism.
London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1957. Octavo; pp 624; G/G; blue spine with gilt text to black bars; this volume only; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; lightly sunned exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has slight rubbing to edges; clean exterior; strong boards; text block has light foxing to first and last few pages as well as exterior edges; text pages clean;.
Oxford: Lion, 2009. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, illustrated, gold and white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in illustrated paper, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; 240 pages, illustrated (color plates).
London: Hodder and Stoughton Ltd., 1949. First edition. Octavo. Good+ with no dust jacket. Blue spine with gold lettering. Moderate shelf-wear to covers. Sun-fading near top edge of front cover. Binding and book block edges good or better. Age-toning to pages, otherwise clean and unmarked interior. 481pp.
Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1996. Collector's Edition. 8vo., 635pp.; VG; bound in fine maroon genuine leather with bright gilt spine titles and gilt decorative motifs on covers, gilt text blocks; silk ribbons; silk endpapers; small white paint dots on bottom edge rear board; shelved easton press.
Great Britain: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004. Second Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. matte off white between gray tipped head and tail with publisher and logo in small black. black title and dark teal author, few small ridges/lines across lower wraps spine. thumbed softcover exterior covers. upper panel is b/w, half illustrated on rough dark teal paint roller effect as background on white. few punctures at mid-panel right, initial sheets show mild patch of tiny impressions. gentle edgewear. clear textblock interior with softly worn outer edges, mainly tail end. 267 pp. ISBN #0333998693.
Suffolk, UK: Antique Collectors' Club, 1994. Reprinted. Small Quarto; pp 344; VG-/VG-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight scratches to front; minor dings to edges; exterior clean; cloth clean; mildly bumped corners; strong boards; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Paris: Chez Buisson, 1788. First Edition. Octavo, , 323,  pages; G+; bound in 3/4 brown leather, red marbled boards, paneled spine with black label and gilt lettering; rear side of label missing; moderate rubbing and wear to boards; front hinge loosening; name to ffep; name and date to title page (1788); with folding map (des Royaumes d'Angleterre, d'Ecosse et d'Irlande), with 3 of the 4 folding plates: Greenwich Hospital, Hampton Court and Windsor Castle, lacking Chelsea Hospital; EM consignment; shelved case 9.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1969. First American Edition. Octavo; vg/good-; dj, red spine with faded yellow text; dj, chipping, with small open and closed tears; tape repair to head of spine; HB, maroon cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards minor shelf wear and bumping; illustrated endpapers; text block, clean; toning starts; B/W illustrations; 407pp.
Edinburgh: Southside (Publishers) Ltd., 1976. First Edition. Octavo; pp 220; VG-/VG-; green spine with beige text; dust jacket has slight wear to edges, exterior has light sunning, rubbing to spine, price clipped front flap; cloth shows slight sunning to boards, text block has has stain to fore edge, some slight foxing to exterior edges, writing to ffep, previous owner's name embossed to half title page; interior clean.
Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1911. First Edition. 10mo; pp 231; G/no-DJ; sunned dark beige spine with gilt text; green cloth shows some shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has top edge gilt; slight toning to exterior edges; slight pencil to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; good binding; deckled edges; light ink to rear endpaper;.
Cambridge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1986. First Edition. Octavo; pp 204; VG/G; light blue spine with brown and white text; dust jacket spine shows sunning; some rubbing wear to edges; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have mild wear; tight binding;.
New Delhi, Thousand Oaks, London: Sage Publications, Inc., 1995. First edition. Octavo; pp 348; VG/VG-; dark pink/orange spine with white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, light wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Ireland: Irish University Press, 1969. Third Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. a heathered, mild orange, glossy DJ spine with small white title and author centered beneath head and segmented by a thin blue/black line; with blue/black publisher just above foot. edgewear is whitish and light around DJ strip ends, edges and corners. some age-toning to flaps and rear. dark green clothbound HB with stamped gold tilting, adjacent sturdy boards. textblock includes frontispiece and 15 titled illustrations. a few specks on the outer edges, the volume is bound well and complete. 480 pp. ISBN# 716505703.
Dublin: Allen Figgis, 1972. Third edition, revised. Quarto; Third edition, revised; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print and centered medallion; DJ has slight tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear; Boards in red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 365 pages, illustrated (color plates), folded map tipped in after last page.
USA / Orig. Great Britain: Kessinger Publishing / Cassell and Company, Ltd., 2004. Facsimile Reprint. thin 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. sunny yellow glossy wrappers spine, no text. yellow frames cover textbox with much enlarged bold black titling; author at bottom right. soft ivory textblock, skimmed and complete in 83 pp. excellent shape. ISBN# 1417964340.
London: The Hakluyt Society, 1974-1976. First edition, second printing. Octavo. VG in VG- dust jacket. Dark blue dust jacket with a white-bordered green panel and black text. Slight shelf-wear to extremities of dust jacket spine. Covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Owner markings to front free end paper. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 365pp. Half-title correction: "Corrigendum to the Half Title This volume is not issued for 1976 but is the second issue for 1974" to replace the year on the half-title and title pages.
New York: D. & J. Sadlier & Co., 1873. Fourth edition. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, purple (faded) with gold print; Boards in purple cloth with gold print, mitred edges, worn corners, tattering to spine caps, small hole in front hinge, staining to back cover; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, spotting to fore edge, clean interior; xiv, 653 pages.
Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 500; VG-/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text to red bar; full title: Types of Naval Officers, Drawn from the History of the British Navy; cloth has light rubbing to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Cambridge: Published in association with the Selden Society at the University Press, 1965. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with blue print; DJ has small tears at spine ends, slight smudging on front and rear, penciled name on rear, age-toned; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight, light age-toning to paper; xxiv, 397 pages, frontispiece (port.).
London: Threshold books, 1984. First edition. Thin quarto in dark green hardcovers with vinyl cover; gold gilt on front cover; VG; minimal soiling and good binding; author's signature plate on ffep; pp. 128; includes photographs and drawings throughout; foreword by Princess Anne; shelved in Military section.
London: A. Millar, 1740. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with gilt text; Half-bound leather and corners with cloth covered panels which have age toned & rubbed edges, missing head and tail spine edges but panels are still attached; Text block shows slight cracking along binding at hinges at pastedowns with foxing on exterior edges and stiff pages which are fully bound and intact; slight writing on half title page verso; pp 197.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1900. Octavo; pp 439+531; G-; burgundy spines with gilt text; no jackets; 2 volumes; cloths show modest soiling to exteriors; sturdy boards; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; partial cracking to front and rear gutters; interiors lightly toned; deckled edges;.
Sussex, UK: Phillimore & Co. Ltd., 1992. Octavo; unpaginated; VG/VG-; dark beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket has minor wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
London: 1779. First edition. Tall, thick quarto in 3/4 brown moire with brown leather; VG; 6-band spine with gold gilt; moderate soiling and shelf wear on boards; rear board repaired; wear along the edges and corners; clean paper slightly faded with clean text; frontispiece engraving and title page heavily discolored; musty odor; includes 48 pull-out copper plates at the end; MISSING Plate #26 pp. 296; shelved above Case # 2; please contact us for shipping costs.
Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1983. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black and red spine with gold text; Boards strong, general shelfwear, smudges on front and back covers, spine age-faded and lightly stained; Textblock has multiple passages bracketed in pen, but is generally clean, fore edge of textblock is faintly stained; pp 973.
Boston: L.C. Page & Company, 1904. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with gold print; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, fading to spine, spotting, smudging, shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, deckled-edged, ink inscription on verso on frontispiece, intermittent spine breaks, some pages uncut, clean text; viii, 307 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
London; Boston & New York: Constable & Company, Ltd; Houghton Mifflin Company, 1926. Large Octavo; pp 311; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt and white text; original publisher's cloth shows blind-stamped illustration to front; exterior has slight shelf wear; some sunning to spine; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; frontispiece with tissue guard; mild crack to front gutter; interior clean; deckled fore and tail edges; illustrated;.
Sussex: Harvester Press, 1978. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has mild edgewear, small tears to front and rear top edge, light peripheral tanning; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has blemish to bottom edge, else clean and tight; viii, 373 pages.
New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1973. Octavo; vg/good; dj, white spine with blue text; dj, moderate shelf wear, chipping, scuffing; HB, black cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, strong, clean; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; B/W photographs; 429pp. Contains a contribution written in the Irish Language.
Boston: Walker, Wise, and Company, 1864. Apparent first edition, four volume edition. Four volume, octavo. Fair+ with no dust jackets. Brown spine with gold lettering for each volume. Rear hinge of volume 1 loose. Stain to top edge margin of volume 1 above the text. Significant staining to front cover of volume 2. Moderate rubbing and staining to covers of volume 4. Volumes 1 and 3 covers good. Shelf-wear to the top and bottom edges of the spine of each volume. Nick to center of spine of volume 3. Paper of each volume age-toned and fragile. Nick to front free end paper of volume 1. Volume 1 to 455pp, volume 2 to 500pp, volume 3 to 575pp, volume 4 to 665pp.
Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1962. Second edition. Octavo; Second edition; G-; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, wear to corners, hinges, and spine caps; Text block has light tanning to endpapers, cracked hinges front and rear, spine break at p. 592, light amount of penciled marginal notation; xvi, frontispieces (ports.), 523 pages.