(NAVAL.) POWLEY, Edward B.
The English Navy in the Revolution of 1688.
Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet The Earl Jellicoe.
First edition, first impression. Presentation copy from the author, inscribed on the front free endpaper: “To:- Admiral of the Fleet The Earl Jellicoe, Ex dono auctoris, MCMXXVIII”. Jellicoe provided a brief Foreword.
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Octavo. Original blue cloth, gilt lettered spine. Folding chart of the English coast from Southwold to Dover. From the library of Admiral of the Fleet John Rushworth Jellicoe, first Earl Jellicoe (1859-1935), commander of the Grand Fleet at Jutland (31 May – 1 June 1916). A very good copy.