London. John Murray, Albemarle Street, W., 1914. Twenty-Eighth Edition. 328 pp. 16 portraits in black and white to glossy paper. 11 plans. 7-1/2" x 5". Prize binding. Half navy blue calf, blue cloth, stamped in gilt to upper board and back strip, blue marbled text block, blue & gold marbled endpapers. A VG copy. Some light rubbing to corners, light scuffing to calf, corners bumped, spine a bit sunned, book plate, some foxing to title page, couple pencil markings to preliminary blank, otherwise internaly clean and bright. Item #47612
This is a prize binding from the Navy League for Essay Compititon as stated on bookplate. Awarded to J. G. Reid in September 1919.